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Sep 25, 2017

News Scan for Sep 25, 2017

Saudi MERS cases
Chikungunya spike
Measles outbreak response
Sports infections in kids
Sep 07, 2017
College students

Third MMR dose shows promise in curbing mumps outbreaks

Also, waning immunity probably contributes to outbreaks, the study found.

Dec 08, 2016

News Scan for Dec 08, 2016

Illinois Elizabethkingia probe
Mumps in highly vaccinated group
Lab security threats from insiders
Drug-resistant TB meningitis
Oct 11, 2016

News Scan for Oct 11, 2016

Africa malaria deaths
Arkansas mumps outbreak
ASPs in peds hospital
Cholera in Haiti
H5N1 cases in Egypt
Oct 07, 2016

News Scan for Oct 07, 2016

Salmonella from live poultry
High-dose colistin
Vaccines in young kids
Ebola vaccine contract
Polio in Nigeria
Oct 06, 2016

News Scan for Oct 06, 2016

HPV vaccine uptake
Mumps in Arkansas
Amish measles outbreak lessons
Global burden of disease
Jul 28, 2016

News Scan for Jul 28, 2016

MCR-1 in Hong Kong
College mumps response
Apr 08, 2016
College students studying

Early reports show mumps on the rise in 2016, including on campuses

With the CDC reporting 467 cases so far, college officials hone their response.

Aug 28, 2015

News Scan for Aug 28, 2015

Salmonella pork outbreak
Poliovirus shedding
Variant H1N1 flu
Mumps on campuses
Feb 10, 2015

News Scan for Feb 10, 2015

HPV vaccination and STI risk
Mumps in Idaho, Washington

Resources & Literature

Recent Literature

Choe YJ, Lee YH, Cho SI. Increasing mumps incidence rates among children and adolescents in the Republic of Korea: age-period-cohort analysis. Int J Infect Dis 2017 (published online Feb 18)

Donahue M, Schneider A, Ukegbu U, et al. Complications of mumps during a university outbreak among students who had received 2 doses of measles-mumps-rubella vaccine — Iowa, July 2015-May 2016. (Notes from the field) MMWR 2017 Apr 14;66(14):390-1

Hahne S, Schurink T, Wallinga J, et al. Mumps transmission in social networks: a cohort study. BMC Infect Dis 2017 Jan 10;17:56

Indenbaum V, Hubschen JM, Stein-Zamir C, et al. Ongoing mumps outbreak in Israel, January to August 2017. Euro Surveill 2017 Aug 31;22(35):pii=30605

Lopez-Perea N, Masa-Calles J, Torres de Mier MV, et al. Shift within age-groups of mumps incidence, hospitalizations and severe complications in a highly vaccinated population. Spain, 1998-2014. Vaccine 2017 (published online Jul 4)

Majumder MS, Nguyen CM, Cohn EL, et al. Vaccine compliance and the 2016 Arkansas mumps outbreak. Lancet Infect Dis 2017 Apr;17(4):361-2

MayMay M, Rieder CA, Rowe RJ. Emergent lineages of mumps virus suggest the need for a polyvalent vaccine. Int J Infect Dis 2017 (published online Oct 5)

Moon JY, Jung J, Huh K. Universal measles-mumps-rubella vaccination to new recruits and the incidence of mumps in the military. Vaccine 2017 (published online Jun 19)

Patel LN, Arciuolo R, Fu J, et al. Mumps outbreak among a highly vaccinated university community — New York City, NY, January - April 2014. Clin Infect Dis 2016 (published online Dec 7)

Shah M, Quinlisk P, Weigel A, et al. Mumps outbreak in a highly vaccinated university-affiliated setting before and after a measles-mumps-rubella (MMR) vaccination campaign—Iowa, July 2015–May 2016. Clin Infect Dis 2017 (published online Aug 17)

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