Measles Literature

Behrens L, Cherry JD, Heininger U, et al. The susceptibility to other infectious diseases following measles during a three year observation period in Switzerland. Pediatr Infect Dis Soc J 2020 Jun;39(6):478-82

Ben-Chetrit E, Oster Y, Jarjou'i A, et al. Measles-related hospitalizations and associated complications in Jerusalem, 2018-2019. Clin Microbiol Infect 2019 (published online Sep 6)

Bianchi FP, Stefanizzi P, De Nitto S, et al. Long-term immunogenicity of measles vaccine: an Italian retrospective cohort study. J Infect Dis 2019 (published online Oct 3)

Biribawa C, Atuhairwe JA, Bulage L, et al. Measles outbreak amplified in a pediatric ward: Lyantonde District, Uganda, August 2017. BMC Infect Dis 2020 Jun 5;20(398)

Bitzegeio J, Bukowski B, Hausner M, et al. Two measles clusters in connection with short inner-European air travels indicating impediments to effective measles control: a cluster analysis. Travel Med Infect Dis 2019 (published online Nov 28)

Bonneton M, Antona D, Danis K, et al. Are vaccinated measles cases protected against severe disease? Vaccine 2020 (published online May 14)

Braeye T, Emborg HD, Llorente-Garcia A, et al. Age-specific vaccination coverage estimates for influenza, human papillomavirus and measles containing vaccines from seven population-based healthcare databases from four EU countries – The ADVANCE project. Vaccine 2020 (published online Mar 12)

Charlier C, Dina J, Freymuth F, et al. Prolonged maternal shedding and maternal-fetal transmission of measles virus. Clin Infect Dis 2020 (published online Jul 2)

Cheng VCC, Wong SC, Wong SCY, et al. Measles outbreak from Hong Kong International Airport to the hospital due to secondary vaccine failure in healthcare workers. Infect Control Hosp Epidemiol 2019 (published online Oct 7)

Chun JY, Park WB, Kim NJ, et al. Estimating contact-adjusted immunity levels against measles in South Korea and prospects for maintaining elimination status. Vaccine 2019 (published online Nov 1)

Clipet-Jensen C, Andersen A, Jensen AK, et al. Out-of-sequence vaccinations with measles vaccine and diphtheria-tetanus-pertussis vaccine: a re-analysis of demographic surveillance data from rural Bangladesh. Clin Infect Dis 2020 (published online Mar 18)

Congera P, Maraolo AE, Parente S, et al. Measles in pregnant women: a systematic review of clinical outcomes and a meta-analysis of antibodies seroprevalence. J Infect 2019 (published online Dec 28)

Coulborn RM, Nackers F, Bachy C, et al. Field challenges to measles elimination in the Democratic Republic of the Congo. Vaccine 2020 Mar 17;38(13):2800-07

Funk S, Takahashi S, Hellewell J, et al. The impact of reactive mass vaccination campaigns on measles outbreaks in the Katanga region, Democratic Republic of Congo. medRxiv 2019 Aug 17

Gastanaduy PA, Funk S, Lopman BA, et al. Factors associated with measles transmission in the United States during the postelimination era. JAMA Pediatr 2019 (published online Nov 18)

Goodson JL, Teleb N, Ashmony H, et al. Progress toward measles elimination—eastern Mediterranean region, 2013-2019. MMWR 2020 Apr 17;69(15):439-56

Gortz M, Brewer NT, Hansen PR, et al. The contagious nature of a vaccine scare: how the introduction of HPV vaccination lifted and eroded MMR vaccination in Denmark. Vaccine 2020 (published online May 15)

Hvass AMF, Norredam M, Sodemann M, et al. Are refugees arriving in Denmark an under-immunised group for measles? A cross-sectional serology study. Vaccine 2020 Mar 17;38(13):2788-94

Hyle EP, Rao SR, Bangs AC, et al. Clinical practices for measles-mumps-rubella vaccination among US pediatric international travelers. JAMA Pediatr 2019 (published online Dec 9)

Kanwar A, Heppler S, Donskey C, et al. A cross-sectional survey of measles preparedness in critical-access hospitals of Idaho. Am J Infect Control 2019 (published online Dec 12)

Khetsuriani N, Chitadze N, Russell S, et al. Measles and rubella seroprevalence among adults in Georgia in 2015: helping guide the elimination efforts. Epidemiol Infect 2019 (published online Dec 11)

Kobayashi A, Shimada T, Tanaka-Taya K, et al. Epidemiology of a workplace measles outbreak dominated by modified measles cases at Kansai international airport, Japan, during August–September 2016. Vaccine 2020 Jul 6;38(32):4996-5001

Kohlmaier B, Schweintzger NA, Zenz W. Measles recognition during measles outbreak at a paediatric university hospital, Austria, January to February 2017. Euro Surveill 2020 Jan 23;25(3):pii-1900260

Lee YC, Lee YH, Lu CW, et al. Measles immunity gaps in an era of high vaccination coverage: a serology study from Taiwan. Travel Med Infect Dis 2020 (published online Jun 20)

Leventer-Roberts M, Sheffer R, Salama M, et al. Pediatric measles cases by residence status in Tel Aviv, Israel. Vaccine 2020 (published online Jul 18)

Li Z, Zhang Z, Wang F, et al. Measles outbreak in an office building in the crowded metropolis of Beijing, China. BMC Infect Dis 2019 Sep 3;19:771

Lochlainn LMN, de Gier B, van der Maas N, et al. Effect of measles vaccination in infants younger than 9 months on the immune response to subsequent measles vaccine doses: a systematic review and meta-analysis. Lancet Infect Dis 2019 (published online Sep 20)

Lu L, Roland E, Shearer E, et al. Measles outbreak associated with international air travel—California, March-April 2017. MMWR (Notes from the Field) 2020 Jun 26;69(25):803-4

Lucca A, Bayoumi N, Ramanathan LV, et al. Lower rate of seropositivity to measles among young health care personnel (HCP) in New York City. Clin Infect Dis 2020 (published online Jun 1)

Ma C, Rodewald L, Hao L, et al. Progress toward measles elimination — China, January 2013-June 2019. MMWR 2019 Dec 6;68(48):1112-6

Mina MJ, Kula T, Leng Y, et al. Measles virus infection diminishes preexisting antibodies that offer protection from other pathogens. Science 2019 Nov 1;366(6465):599-606

Nardell E, Nathavitharana R. Air disinfection in measles transmission hotspots. (Letter) Lancet 2019 (published online Sep 6)

Patel M, Lee AD, Clemmons NS, et al. National update on measles cases and outbreaks — United States, January 1-October 1, 2019.  MMWR 2019 Oct 11;68(4):893-6

Patel MK, Antoni S, Nedelec Y, et al. The changing global epidemiology of measles, 2013-2018. J Infect Dis 2020 (published online Mar 5)

Patel MK, Dumolard , Nedelec Y, et al. Progress toward regional measles elimination — worldwide, 2000-2018. MMWR 2019 Dec 6;68(48):1105-11

Petrova VN, Sawatsky B, Han AX, et al. Incomplete genetic reconstitution of B cell pools contributes to prolonged immunosuppression after measles. Sci Immunol 2019 Nov 1;4(41):eaay6125

Pike J, Leidner AJ, Gastanaduy PA. A review of measles outbreak cost estimates from the US in the post-elimination era (2004-2017): estimates by perspective and cost type. Clin Infect Dis 2020 (published online Jan 22)

Salama M, Indenbaum V, Nuss N, et al. A measles outbreak in the Tel Aviv District, Israel, 2018-2019. Clin Infect Dis 2020 (published online Jul 3)

Science M, Savage R, Severini A, et al. Measles antibody levels in young infants. Pediatrics 2019 (published online Nov 21)

Stein-Zamir C, Abramson N, Shoob H. Large measles outbreak in Orthodox Jewish communities—Jerusalem district, Israel, 2018-2019. MMWR (Notes from the field) 2020 May 8:69(18):562-3

Steiniche MM, Thysen SM, Jensen AKG, et al. The effect of early measles vaccination on morbidity and growth: a randomized trial from Guinea-Bissau. Vaccine 2020 Mar 4;38(11):2487-94

Teng SS, Chua CR, Chan YH, et al. Identifying children with measles for isolation in a high-volume pediatric emergency department in Singapore. Pediatr Infect Dis J 2019 Dec;38(12):1204-7

Tomljenovic M, Lakic M, Vilibic-Cavlek T, et al. Measles outbreak in Dubrovnik-Neretva County, Croatia, May to June 2018. Euro Surveill 2020 Feb 20;25(7):pii=1900434

Vance J, Gonzalez F, Estrada E, et al. Measles outbreak on an Army post and a neighboring community—El Paso, Texas, July–September 2019. MMWR (Notes from the field) 2020 Jun 12;69(23):722-3

Vaz OM, Ellingson MK, Weiss P, et al. Mandatory vaccination in Europe. Pediatrics 2020 (published online Jan 13)

Vecchio AL, Montagnani C, Krzysztofiak A, et al. Measles outbreak in a high-income country: are pediatricians ready? J Pediatr Infect Dis Soc 2019 (published online Nov 7)


Wangchuk S, Nogareda F, Tshering N, et al. Measles and rubella immunity in the population of Bhutan, 2017. Vaccine 2019 (published online Sep 6)

Worden L, Ackley SF, Zipprich J, et al. Measles transmission during a large outbreak in California. Epidemics 2019 (published online Nov 10)

Xu L, Chen J, Zhan Z, et al. Evaluating the effectiveness of national measles elimination action in mainland China during 2004–2016: a multi-site interrupted time series study. Vaccine 2020 (published online May 15)

Yang WA. Transmission dynamics of and insights from the 2018–2019 measles outbreak in New York City: A modeling study. Sci Adv 2020 May 27;6(2)

Zarif TE, Kassir MF, Bizri N, et al. Measles and mumps outbreaks in Lebanon: trends and links. BMC Infect Dis 2020 Mar 26;20(244)

Zheng J, Mia KM, Sun R, et al. Epidemiological changes in measles infections in southern China between 2009 and 2016: a retrospective database analysis. BMC Infect Dis 2020;20(197)

Zucker JR, Rosen JB, Iwamoto M, et al. Consequences of undervaccination—measles outbreak, New York City, 2018-2019. N Engl J Med 2020 Mar 12; 382:1009-17

Zucker JR, Rosen JB, Iwamoto M, et al. Consequences of undervaccination—measles outbreak, New York City, 2018-2019. N Engl J Med 2020 Mar 12;382:1009-17

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