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Feb 11, 2019

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Ebola cases climb to 816
Rotavirus household transmission
Flu vaccination and children's hospitalizations
Dengue exposure and Zika pregnancy
Aug 13, 2018

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No link between maternal Tdap and autism
Rotavirus vaccine impact
Legionellosis seasonal shift
Jul 23, 2018

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Measles in the Americas
Rotavirus vaccine and high-risk babies
Apr 26, 2018

News Scan for Apr 26, 2018

Modified FMD virus
MERS in Saudi Arabia
Midwest measles
Rotavirus patterns
Listeria and soft cheese
CWD not spread to monkeys
Apr 19, 2018

News Scan for Apr 19, 2018

Yellow fever risk
Rotavirus vaccine and intussusception
Feb 22, 2018

News Scan for Feb 22, 2018

Kratom recall
TB in young people
New oral rotavirus vaccine
Avian flu outbreaks
Seasonal flu timing
Aug 10, 2017

News Scan for Aug 10, 2017

Zika birth defects
Fast antibiotic susceptibility test
Avian flu outbreaks
Lassa fever in Nigeria
Rotavirus vaccine effect
Aug 03, 2017

News Scan for Aug 03, 2017

Anthrax in wild animals
Novel botulism neurotoxin
Rotavirus vaccine effects
May 08, 2017

News Scan for May 08, 2017

Saudi MERS case
Resistance, stewardship in Asia Pacific
More chikungunya
New rotavirus vaccine
Apr 20, 2017

News Scan for Apr 20, 2017

New Saudi MERS case
Rotavirus vaccine effects

Resources & Literature

Recent Literature

Abebe A, Getahun M, Mapaseka SL, et al. Impact of rotavirus vaccine introduction and genotypic characteristics of rotavirus strains in children less than 5 years of age with gastroenteritis in Ethiopia: 2011-2016. Vaccine 2018 (published online Oct 6)

Araki K, Hara M, Tsugawa T, et al. Effectiveness of monovalent and pentavalent rotavirus vaccines in Japanese children. Vaccine 2018 (published online Jul 20)

Baker JM, Dahl RM, Cubilo J, et al. Effects of the rotavirus vaccine program across age groups in the United States: analysis of national claims data, 2001-2016. BMC Infect Dis 2019 Feb 22;19:186

Baker JM, Tate JE, Steiner CA, et al. Longer-term direct and indirect effects of infant rotavirus vaccination across all ages in the US; 2000-2013: analysis of a large hospital discharge dataset. Clin Infect Dis 2018 (published online Jul 18)

Bonifacio J, Lupisan S, Roque V Jr, et al. Molecular characterization of rotavirus diarrhea among children aged under five years in the Philippines, 2013-2015. Vaccine 2018 (published online Nov 19)


Bruijing-Verhagen P, van Dongen JAP, Verberk JDM, et al. Updated cost-effectiveness and risk-benefit analysis of two infant rotavirus vaccination strategies in a high-income, low-endemic setting. BMC Med 2018 Sep 10;16:168

Burke RM, Tate JE, Barin N, et al. Three rotavirus outbreaks in the postvaccine era — California, 2017. MMWR 2018 Apr 27;67(16):470-2

Church JA, Rukobo S, Govha M, et al. The impact of improved water, sanitation and hygiene on oral rotavirus vaccine immunogenicity in Zimbabwean infants: sub-study of a cluster-randomized trial. Clin Infect Dis 2019 (published online Feb 16)

Colston JM, Ahmed AMS, Soofi SB, et al. Seasonality and within-subject clustering of rotavirus infections in an eight-site birth cohort study. Epidemiol Infect 2018 (published online Mar 14)

Dahl RM, Curns AT, Tate JE, et al. Effect of rotavirus vaccination on acute diarrheal hospitalizations among low and very low birth weight US infants, 2001-2015. Pediatr Infect Dis J 2018 Aug;37(8):817-22

Degiuseppe JI, Stupka JA. First assessment of all-cause acute diarrhoea and rotavirus-confirmed cases following massive vaccination in Argentina. Epidemiol Infect 2018 (published online Jul 13)

Doll MK, Quach C, Buckeridge DL. Evaluation of the impact of a rotavirus vaccine program on pediatric acute gastroenteritis hospitalizations: estimating the overall effect attributable to the program as a whole, and as a per-unit change in rotavirus vaccine coverage. Am J Epidemiol 2018 (published online May 11)

Giri S, Nair NP, Mathew A, et al. Rotavirus gastroenteritis in Indian children <5 years hospitalized for diarrhoea, 2012 to 2016. BMC Public Health 2019 Jan 15;19:69

Gruber JF, Becker-Dreps S, Hudgens MG, et al. Timing and predictors of severe rotavirus gastroenteritis among unvaccinated infants in low- and middle-income countries. Epidemiol Infect 2018 (published online Mar 22)

Haidara FC, Tapia MD, Sow SO, et al. Evaluation of a booster dose of pentavalent rotavirus vaccine co-administered with measles, yellow fever and meningitis A vaccines in 9-month-old Malian infants. J Infect Dis 2018 (published online Apr 12)

Haider S, Chaikledkaew U, Thavorncharoensap M, et al. Systematic review and meta-analysis of cost-effectiveness of rotavirus vaccine in low and low-middle income countries. Open Forum Infect Dis 2019 (published online Mar 8)

Hassan F, Kanwar N, Harrison CJ, et al. Viral etiology of acute gastroenteritis in <2-year-old US children in the post–rotavirus vaccine era. J Pediatric Infect Dis Soc 2018 (published online Sep 3)

Hasso-Agopsowicz M, Ladva CN, Lopman B, et al. Global review of the age distribution of rotavirus disease in children aged <5 years before the introduction of rotavirus vaccination. Clin Infect Dis 2019 (published online Jan 28)

Huyen DTT, Hong DT, Trung NT, et al. Epidemiology of acute diarrhea caused by rotavirus in sentinel surveillance sites of Vietnam, 2012-2015. Vaccine 2018 (published online May 18)

Kamdem AF, Vidal C, Pazart L, et al. A case-control study of risk factors for intussusception among infants in eastern France after the introduction of the rotavirus vaccine. Vaccine 2019 (published online Mar 7)

Lee KS, Lee YR, Park SY, et al. The economic burden of rotavirus infection in South Korea from 2009 to 2012. PLoS One 2018 Mar 19;13(3):e0194120

Lopez AL, Daag JV, Esparagoza JV, et al. Effectiveness of monovalent rotavirus vaccine in the Philippines. Sci Rep 2018;8 (published online Sep 24)

Lopman B, Dahl R, Shah M, et al. Timing of birth as an emergent risk factor for rotavirus hospitalization and vaccine performance in the post-vaccination era in the United States. Am J Epidemiol 2018 (published online Mar 13)

Mpabalwani EM, Simwaka JC, Mwenda JM, et al. Sustained impact of rotavirus vaccine on rotavirus hospitalisations in Lusaka, Zambia, 2009–2016. Vaccine 2018 (published online May 21)

Mujuru HA, Burnett E, Nathoo KJ, et al. Monovalent rotavirus vaccine effectiveness against rotavirus hospitalizations among children in Zimbabwe. Clin Infect Dis 2018 (published online Dec 23)

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