Influenza Vaccines

Recent News

May 24, 2022

News Scan for May 24, 2022

Australia flu spike
Avian flu in Alberta skunks, US poultry
May 02, 2022

News Scan for May 02, 2022

Workplace COVID vaccination incentive
Flu vaccines and cardiac events
Japanese encephalitis in Australia
Mar 11, 2022

News Scan for Mar 11, 2022

COVID-19 vaccination of kids
US flu rebounds
Flu vaccine ineffectiveness
More polio positives in Israel
Feb 25, 2022

Flu Scan for Feb 25, 2022

Northern Hemisphere flu vaccine picks
H5N1 flu vaccine stockpile
US pediatric flu death
Feb 24, 2022

News Scan for Feb 24, 2022

Risk of Zika death in babies
Flu-associated antibiotic prescribing
High-path avian flu in Michigan flock
Tickborne encephalitis, cholera vaccine recs
Jan 05, 2022

News Scan for Jan 05, 2022

COVID-19 vaccine safety in pregnancy
Fungal coinfections in COVID patients
Flu vaccination doesn't impact COVID-19
Dec 27, 2021

Flu Scan for Dec 27, 2021

US flu markers rise higher
Avian flu in 3 countries
Dec 08, 2021

Flu Scan for Dec 08, 2021

Flu vaccine hesitancy
H5N6 avian flu death in China
Small global flu rise
Nov 12, 2021

News Scan for Nov 12, 2021

COVID, flu vaccines given at same time
Polio in Africa
Oct 28, 2021

News Scan for Oct 28, 2021

Rapid diagnostics for bloodstream infections
Low flu vaccine uptake in some groups
H5N1 avian flu in UK swans

Resources & Literature

Recent Literature

Becerra-Culquui TA, Getahun D, Chiu V, et al. Prenatal influenza vaccination or influenza infection and autism spectrum disorder in offspring. Clin Infect Dis 2022 (published online Feb 17)

Behrouzi B, Bhatt DL, Cannon CP, et al. Association of influenza vaccination with cardiovascular risk: a meta-analysis. JAMA Netw Open 2022 Apr 29;5(4):e228873

Boddington NL, Mangtani P, Zhao H, et al. Live-attenuated influenza vaccine effectiveness against hospitalization in children aged 2–6 years, the first three seasons of the childhood influenza vaccination program in England, 2013/14–2015/16. Influenza Other Respir Viruses 2022 (published online May 9)

Buchman TG, Simpson SQ, Sciarretta KL, et al. Seasonal influenza vaccination is associated with reduced risk of death among Medicare beneficiaries. Vaccine 2021 (published online Nov 24) 

Chua H, Kwan MY, Chan EL, et al. Influenza vaccine effectiveness against influenza-associated hospitalization in children in Hong Kong, 2010–2020. Vaccine 2021 (published online Jul 21)

Chuey MR, Hung MC, Srivastav A, et al. Influenza vaccination coverage among adults by nativity, race/ethnicity, citizenship, and language of the interview United States, 2012–13 through 2017–18 influenza seasons. Am J Infect Control 2021 (published online Sep 11)

Clarke M, Goodchild LM, Evans S, et al. Body mass index and vaccine responses following influenza vaccination during pregnancy. Vaccine 2021 (published online Jul 12)

Cole JW, Chen AMH, McGuire K, et al. Motivational interviewing and vaccine acceptance in children: the MOTIVE study. Vaccine 2022 (published online Feb 10)

Coleman BL, Sanderson R, Haag MD, et al. Effectiveness of the MF59-adjuvanted trivalent or quadrivalent seasonal influenza vaccine among adults 65 years of age or older, a systematic review and meta-analysis. Influenza Other Respir Viruses 2021 (published online Jun 3)

Diaz-Arocutipa C, Saucedo-Chinchay J, Mamas MA, et al. Influenza vaccine improves cardiovascular outcomes in patients with coronary artery disease: a systematic review and meta-analysis. Trav Med Infect Dis 2022 (published online Mar 24)

Dilokthornsakul P, Lan LM, Thakkinstian A, et al. Economic evaluation of seasonal influenza vaccination in elderly and health workers: a systematic review and meta-analysis. EClinicalMedicine 2022 May 1;47:101410

Emborg HD, Vestergaard LS, Botnen AB, et al. A late sharp increase in influenza detections and low interim vaccine effectiveness against the circulating A(H3N2) strain, Denmark, 2021/22 influenza season up to 25 March 2022. Euro Surveill 2022 (published online Apr 12)

Esposito S, Nauta J, Lapini G, et al. Efficacy and safety of a quadrivalent influenza vaccine in children aged 6–35 months: a global, multiseasonal, controlled, randomized Phase III study. Vaccine 2022 (published online Mar 18)

Ferdinands JM, Thompson MG, Blanton L, et al. Does influenza vaccination attenuate the severity of breakthrough infections? A narrative review and recommendations for further research. Vaccine 2021 (published online Jun 2)

Fogel B, Schaefer EW, Hicks SD. Early influenza vaccination rates in children during the COVID-19 pandemic. Vaccine 2021 (published online Jun 17)

Ghamande S, Shaver C, Murthy K, et al. Vaccine effectiveness against acute respiratory illness hospitalizations for influenza-associated pneumonia during the 2015-2016 to 2017-2018 seasons, US Hospitalized Adult Influenza Vaccine Effectiveness Network (HAIVEN). Clin Infect Dis 2021 (published online Jul 28)

Gupta C, Sachdeva A, Khamar J, et al. Effectiveness of the influenza vaccine at reducing adverse events in patients with heart failure: a systematic review and meta-analysis. Vaccine 2022 (published online May 11)

Lafaurie M, Lapeyre-Mestre M, Sailler L, et al. Risk of immune thrombocytopenia after influenza vaccine. JAMA Intern Med 2022 (published online Feb 21)

Lazarus R, Baos S, Cappel-Porter H, et al. Safety and immunogenicity of concomitant administration of COVID-19 vaccines (ChAdOx1 or BNT162b2) with seasonal influenza vaccines in adults in the UK (ComFluCOV): a multicentre, randomised, controlled, phase 4 trial. Lancet 2021 (published online Nov 11)

Ledlie S, Gandhi-Banga S, Shrestha A, et al. Exposure to quadrivalent influenza vaccine during pregnancy: results from a global pregnancy registry. Influenza Other Respir Viruses 2021 (published online Sep 14)

Lerner C, Albertin C, Casillas A, et al. Patient portal reminders for pediatric influenza vaccinations: a randomized clinical trial. Pediatrics 2021 Jul:e2020048413

Li K, Yu T, Seabury SA, et al. Trends and disparities in the utilization of influenza vaccines among commercially insured US adults during the COVID-19 pandemic. Vaccine 2022 (published online Mar 29)

Loeb M, Russel ML, Kelly-Stradiotto C, et al. Adjuvanted trivalent influenza vaccine versus quadrivalent inactivated influenza vaccine in Hutterite children: A randomized clinical trial. Vaccine 2021 (published online Oct 23)

Lytle KL, Collins SP, Feldstein LR, et al. Influenza vaccine acceptance and hesitancy among adults hospitalized with severe acute respiratory illnesses, United States 2019–2020. Vaccine 2021 (published online Aug 7)

Mehrabadi A, Dodds L, MacDonald NE, et al. Association of maternal influenza vaccination during pregnancy with early childhood health outcomes. JAMA 2021 Jun 8;325(22):2285-93

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