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Apr 26, 2018

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

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Yellow fever risk
Rotavirus vaccine and intussusception
Feb 22, 2018

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

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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
Mar 22, 2017

News Scan for Mar 22, 2017

Heat-stable rotavirus vaccine
Zika attack rates
US boosts Brazilian beef inspection
Oct 06, 2016

News Scan for Oct 06, 2016

HPV vaccine uptake
Mumps in Arkansas
Amish measles outbreak lessons
Global burden of disease
Aug 25, 2016

News Scan for Aug 25, 2016

Estimates of severe MERS
New FSMA guidance
TB rates in India
Intussusception and rotavirus vaccine

Resources & Literature

Recent Literature

Baker JM, Alonso WJ. Rotavirus vaccination takes seasonal signature of childhood diarrhea back to pre-sanitation era in Brazil. J Infect 2017 (published online Oct 11)

Bines JE, At Thobari J, Satria CD, et al. Human neonatal rotavirus vaccine (RV3-BB) to target rotavirus from birth. N Engl J Med 2018 Feb 22;378(8):719-30

Bruijining-Verhagen P, Nipshagen MD, de Graaf H, et al. Rotavirus disease course among immunocompromised patients; 5-year observations from a tertiary care medical centre. J Infect 2017 (published online Aug 13)

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

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)

de Deus N, Chilaule JJ, Cassocera M, et al. Early impact of rotavirus vaccination in children less than five years of age in Mozambique. Vaccine 2017 (published online Nov 8)

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)

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)

Hiramatsu H, Suzuki R, Nagatani A, et al. Rotavirus vaccination can be performed without viral dissemination in the neonatal intensive care unit. J Infect Dis 2017 (published online Nov 20)

Hofstetter AM, Lacombe K, Klein EJ, et al. Risk of rotavirus nosocomial spread after inpatient pentavalent rotavirus vaccination. Pediatrics 2017 (published online Dec 6)

Hoque SA, Kobayashi M, Takanashi S, et al. Role of rotavirus vaccination on an emerging G8P[8] rotavirus strain causing an outbreak in central Japan. Vaccine 2017 (published online Nov 26)

Hungerford D, Vivancos R, Read JM, et al. Rotavirus vaccine impact and socioeconomic deprivation: an interrupted time-series analysis of gastrointestinal disease outcomes across primary and secondary care in the UK. BMC Med 2018 Jan 29;16:10

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)

Krishnarajah G, Kageleiry A, Korves C, et al. Public health impact of Rotarix vaccination among commercially insured children in the United States. Vaccine 2017 (published online Aug 1)

Lamrani A, Tubert-Bitter P, Hill C, et al. A benefit-risk analysis of rotavirus vaccination, France, 2015. Euro Surveill 2017 Dec 14;22(50):pii=17-00041

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

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)

Maphalala G, Phungwayo N, Masona G, et al. Early impact of rotavirus vaccine in under 5 year old children hospitalized due to diarrhea, Swaziland. Vaccine 2017 (published online Aug 1)

Mo Z, Mo Y, Li M, et al. Efficacy and safety of a pentavalent live human-bovine reassortant rotavirus vaccine (RV5) in healthy Chinese infants: a randomized, double-blind, placebo-controlled trial. Vaccine 2017 (published online Sep 19)

Mokomane M, Tate JE, Steenhoff AP, et al. Evaluation of the influence of gastrointestinal coinfections on rotavirus vaccine effectiveness in Botswana. Pediatr Infect Dis J 2018 Mar;37(3):e58-62

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)

Mwenda JM, Burke RM, Shaba K, et al. Implementation of rotavirus surveillance and vaccine introduction — World Health Organization African Region, 2007-2016. MMWR 2017 Nov 3;66(43):1192-6

related healthcare visits among children <5 years of age after national rotavirus vaccine introduction in Zimbabwe. Pediatr Infect Dis J 2017 Oct;36(10):995-9

Saha S, Santosham M, Hussain M, et al. Rotavirus vaccine will improve child survival by more than just preventing diarrhea: evidence from Bangladesh. Am J Trop Med Hyg 2017 (published online Dec 4)

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