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Apr 30, 2020
Childhood vaccination

Study highlights impact of childhood vaccines on antibiotic use

The study provides clear evidence of the power of childhood vaccines on reducing the antibiotic resistance burden.

Sep 30, 2019

News Scan for Sep 30, 2019

Saudi MERS case
More US measles
Rotavirus vaccine efficacy
Shorter rabies post-exposure prophylaxis
Aug 15, 2019

News Scan for Aug 15, 2019

More DRC Ebola cases
Australian flu activity analysis
Rotavirus vaccine impact
Lyme serologic testing
Feb 11, 2019

News Scan for Feb 11, 2019

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

News Scan for Aug 13, 2018

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

News Scan for Jul 23, 2018

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

Resources & Literature

Recent Literature

Arlegui J, Nachbaur G, Praet N, et al. Quantitative benefit-risk models used for rotavirus vaccination: a systematic review. Open Forum Infect Dis 2020 (published online Mar 12)

Bhandari N, Antony K, Balraj V, et al. Assessment of risk of intussusception after pilot rollout of rotavirus vaccine in the Indian public health system. Vaccine 2020 (published online Jun 16)

Bodfrey O, Zhang W, Amponsem-Boateng C, et al. Evidence of rotavirus vaccine impact in sub-Saharan Africa: systematic review and meta-analysis. PLoS One 2020 (published online Apr 27

Burke RM, Groom HC, Naleway AL, et al. Rotavirus vaccine is effective against rotavirus gastroenteritis resulting in outpatient care: results from the MAAGE study. Clin Infect Dis 2020 (published online Apr 23)

Burke RM, Tate JE, Dahl RM, et al. Rotavirus vaccination and type 1 diabetes risk among US children with commercial insurance. (Research letter) JAMA Pediatr 2020 (published online Jan 21)

Burnett E, Parashar UD, Tate JE. Global impact of rotavirus vaccination on diarrhea hospitalizations and deaths among children <5 years old: 2006-2019. J Infect Dis 2020 (published online Feb 25)

Cowley D, Sari RM, Handley A, et al. Immunogenicity of four doses of oral polio virus vaccine when co-administered with the human neonatal rotavirus vaccine (RV3-BB). Vaccine 2019 (published online Oct 10)

Fathima P, Snelling TL, Gibbs RA. Effectiveness of rotavirus vaccines in an Australian population: a case-control study. Vaccine 2019 (published online Aug 28)

Glanz JM, Clarke CL, Xu S, et al. Association between rotavirus vaccination and type 1 diabetes in children. JAMA Pediatr 2020 (published online Mar 9)

Groome MJ, Fairlie L, Morrison J, et al. Safety and immunogenicity of a parenteral trivalent P2-VP8 subunit rotavirus vaccine: a multisite, randomised, double-blind, placebo-controlled trial. Lancet Infect Dis 2020 (published online Apr 3)

Gupta S, Chaudhary S, Bubber P, et al. Epidemiology and genetic diversity of group A rotavirus in acute diarrhea patients in pre-vaccination era in Himachal Pradesh, India. Vaccine 2019 (published online Jul 19)

Harrison LC, Perrett KP, Jachno K, et al. Does rotavirus turn on type 1 diabetes? PLOS Pathog 2019 Oct 10;15(10):e1007965

Hoque SA, Khandoker N, Thongprachum A, et al. Distribution of rotavirus genotypes in Japan from 2015 to 2018: Diversity in genotypes before and after introduction of rotavirus vaccines. Vaccine 2020 (published online Apr 17)

Jere KC, Bar-Zeev N, Chande A, et al. Vaccine effectiveness against DS-1-like rotavirus strains in infants with acute gastroenteritis, Malawi, 2013-2015. Emerg Infect Dis 2019 (published online 30)

Khagayi S, Omore R, Otieno GP, et al. Effectiveness of monovalent rotavirus vaccine against hospitalization with acute rotavirus gastroenteritis in Kenyan children. Clin Infect Dis 2019 (published online Jul 20)

Koivumagi K, Toompere K, Soeorg H, et al. Acute gastroenteritis hospitalizations after implementation of universal mass vaccination against rotavirus. Vaccine 2020 Mar 17;38(13):2879-86

Lee B, Dickson DM, Alam M, et al. The effect of increased inoculum on oral rotavirus vaccine take among infants in Dhaka, Bangladesh: a double-blind, parallel group, randomized, controlled trial. Vaccine 2019 (published online Oct 10)

Lu HL, Ding Y, Goyal H, et al. Association between rotavirus vaccination and risk of intussusception among neonates and infants: a systematic review and meta-analysis. JAMA Netw Open 2019 Oct 4;2(10):e1912458

Maguire JE, Glasgow K, Glass K, et al. Rotavirus epidemiology and monovalent rotavirus vaccine effectiveness in Australia: 2010-2017. Pediatrics 2019 (published online Sep 17)

Makgatho E, Patel F, Solomon, F, et al. The burden of acute diarrheal disease in young hospitalized urban South African children five years after rotavirus vaccine introduction. Pediatr Infect Dis J 2019, Jul;38(7):752-6

Markkula J, Hemming-Harlo M, Savolainen-Kopra C, et al. Continuing rotavirus circulation in children and adults despite high coverage rotavirus vaccination in Finland. J Infect 2019 (published online Sep 30)

Markkula J, Hemming-Harlo M, Vesikari T. Shedding of oral pentavalent bovine-human reassortant rotavirus vaccine indicates high uptake rate of vaccine and prominence of G-type G1.Vaccine 2019 (published online Dec 17)

McIlhone KA, Best EJ, Petousis-Harris H, et al. Impact of rotavirus vaccine on paediatric rotavirus hospitalisation and intussusception in New Zealand: a retrospective cohort study. Vaccine 2019 (published online Dec 27)

Mokomane M, Esona MD, Bowen MD, et al. Diversity of rotavirus strains circulating in Botswana before and after introduction of the monovalent rotavirus vaccine. Vaccine 2019 (published online Sep 14)

Muhsen K, Haklai Z, Applbaum Y, et al. Effects of rotavirus vaccine on all-cause acute gastroenteritis and rotavirus hospitalizations in Israel: a nationwide analysis. Vaccine 2020 Feb 28;38(10):2406-15

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