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VAERS Bibliography - July 2008


  1. Influenza Vaccination Coverage Among Persons With Asthma--United States, 2005-06 Influenza Season.   MMWR Morb Mortal Wkly Rep; 57 (24): 653-657; June, 2008.

  2. Apnea Following Immunization of Preterm Infants.   Adv Neonatal Care; 8 (3): 139; June, 2008.

  3. Meeting of the Immunization Strategic Advisory Group of Experts, April 2008--Conclusions and Recommendations.   Wkly Epidemiol Rec; 83 (22): 193-208; May 30, 2008.

  4. Akmatov, M. K.; Kretzschmar, M.; Kramer, A.; Mikolajczyk, R. T.  Timeliness of Vaccination and Its Effects on Fraction of Vaccinated Population.   Vaccine; June 2, 2008. [Epub ahead of print].

  5. Bass, S. B.; Gordon, T. F.; Ruzek, S. B.; Hausman, A. J.  Mapping Perceptions Related to Acceptance of Smallpox Vaccination by Hospital Emergency Room Personnel.   Biosecur Bioterror; 6 (2): 179-190; June, 2008.

  6. Blewett, L. A.; Davidson, G.; Bramlett, M. D.; Rodin, H.; Messonnier, M. L.  The Impact of Gaps in Health Insurance Coverage on Immunization Status for Young Children.   Health Serv Res; June 3, 2008. [Epub ahead of print].

  7. Bogdanovic, G.; Eriksson, M.; Bennet, R.; Lindekrantz, E.  [Rotavirus Vaccines No Life-Savers. Markedly Reduced Morbidity in Families With Children].   Lakartidningen; 105 (16): 1178-1180; April 16, 2008.

  8. Brandenburg, J. J.; de, Jong, V; Oostenbroek, R. J.; Westenend, P. J.; Frenay, H. M.; Hesp, W. L.; Plaisier, P. W.  [Splenectomy in a Large General Hospital: Often Caused by Iatrogenic Injury, Often Causing Multiple Complications; Poor Adherence to Post-Operative Guidelines for Vaccination and Prophylaxis].   Ned Tijdschr Geneeskd; 152 (20): 1164-1168; May 17, 2008.

  9. Brimnes, N.  BCG Vaccination and WHO's Global Strategy for Tuberculosis Control 1948-1983.   Soc Sci Med; June 21, 2008. [Epub ahead of print].

  10. Bustos, T.; Jaaniste, T.; Salmon, K.; Champion, G. D.  Evaluation of a Brief Parent Intervention Teaching Coping-Promoting Behavior for the Infant Immunization Context: a Randomized Controlled Trial.   Behav Modif; 32 (4): 450-467; July, 2008.

  11. Colonnier, A.; Bessette, D.; Camus, D.; Houssin, D.  [Vaccination in School-Age Children: a Protection to Be Improved].   Rev Prat; 58 (7): 759-760; April 15, 2008.

  12. D'Errico, S.; Neri, M.; Riezzo, I.; Rossi, G.; Pomara, C.; Turillazzi, E.; Fineschi, V.  Beta-Tryptase and Quantitative Mast-Cell Increase in a Sudden Infant Death Following Hexavalent Immunization.   Forensic Sci Int; June 5, 2008. [Epub ahead of print].

  13. DeRoeck, D.; Ochiai, R. L.; Yang, J.; Anh, D. D.; Alag, V.; Clemens, J. D.  Typhoid Vaccination: the Asian Experience.   Expert Rev Vaccines; 7 (5): 547-560; July, 2008.

  14. Dilli, D.  Analgesic Properties of Oral Sucrose During Routine Immunizations.   Pediatrics; 121 (6): 1294-1295; June, 2008.

  15. Fitzsimons, J. J.; Chong, A. L.; Cafferkey, M. T.; Butler, K. M.  Invasive Pneumococcal Disease in Children in Ireland-the Anticipated Benefit of Conjugate Pneumococcal Vaccination.   Ir J Med Sci; June 27, 2008. [Epub ahead of print].

  16. Fu, X.; Small, M.; Walker, D. M.; Zhang, H.  Epidemic Dynamics on Scale-Free Networks With Piecewise Linear Infectivity and Immunization.   Phys Rev E Stat Nonlin Soft Matter Phys; 77 (3 Pt 2): 036113; March, 2008.

  17. Garcia Hortelano, M.; Mellado Pena, M. J.; Cilleruelo Ortega, M. J.; Villota Arrieta, J.; Pineiro Perez, R.; Garcia Ascaso, M.; Martin Fontelos, P.  [Vaccination a Against Central European Encephalitis or Tick Transmitted Encephalitis in Child Travellers.].   An Pediatr (Barc ); 68 (6): 636; June, 2008.

  18. Gaudelus, J.  [Ethics and Immunization.].   Arch Pediatr; 15 (5): 772-774; May, 2008.

  19. Gaudelus, J.  [We Must Vaccinate High Risk Children With BCG.].   Arch Pediatr; 15 (5): 676-678; May, 2008.

  20. Gidengil, C. A.; Sandora, T. J.; Lee, G. M.  Tetanus-Diphtheria-Acellular Pertussis Vaccination of Adults in the USA.   Expert Rev Vaccines; 7 (5): 621-634; July, 2008.

  21. Gilca, V.; Sauvageau, C.; McNeil, S.; Gemmill, I. M.; Dionne, M.; Dobson, S.; Ouakki, M.; Lavoie, F.; Duval, B.  Setting Priorities for New Vaccination Programs by Using Public Health Officers and Immunization Managers Opinions.   Vaccine; June 11, 2008. [Epub ahead of print].

  22. Golebiowska, M.; Andrzejewska, E.; Stryjewska, I.; Baranowska, H.; Drazkiewicz, A.  [Adverse Events Following BCG Vaccination in Infants and Children Up to 36 Months of Age].   Przegl Epidemiol; 62 (1): 71-75; 2008.

  23. Greenwood, C. S.; Greenwood, N. P.; Fischer, P. R.  Immunization Issues in Pediatric Travelers.   Expert Rev Vaccines; 7 (5): 651-661; July, 2008.

  24. Gurgel, R. Q.; Cunliffe, N. A.; Nakagomi, O.; Cuevas, L. E.  Rotavirus Genotypes Circulating in Brazil Before National Rotavirus Vaccination: A Review.   J Clin Virol; June, 2008. [Epub ahead of print].

  25. Haber, P.; Patel, M.; Izurieta, H. S.; Baggs, J.; Gargiullo, P.; Weintraub, E.; Cortese, M.; Braun, M. M.; Belongia, E. A.; Miller, E.; Ball, R.; Iskander, J.; Parashar, U. D.  Postlicensure Monitoring of Intussusception After RotaTeq Vaccination in the United States, February 1, 2006, to September 25, 2007.   Pediatrics; 121 (6): 1206-1212; June, 2008. VAERS

  26. Hak, E.; Opstelten, W.; Looijmans-van, den Akker, I; Knottnerus, J. A.  [Influenza Vaccination in the Elderly: Effectiveness Not in Doubt].   Ned Tijdschr Geneeskd; 152 (19): 1081-1083; May 10, 2008.

  27. Harboe, Z. B.; Valentiner-Branth, P.; Benfield, T. L.; Christensen, J. J.; Hjuler, T.; Kaltoft, M.; Krogfelt, K. A.; Lambertsen, L.; Konradsen, H. B.  Estimated Effect of Pneumococcal Conjugate Vaccination on Invasive Pneumococcal Disease and Associated Mortality, Denmark 2000-2005.   Vaccine; 26 (29-30): 3765-3771; July 4, 2008.

  28. Hennessy, BIs Tuberculin Testing Before BCG Vaccination Necessary for Children Over Three Months of Age?   Ir Med J; 101 (3): 72-74; March, 2008.

  29. Hirota, Y.; Kaji, M.  History of Influenza Vaccination Programs in Japan: Prologue to the Symposium.   Vaccine; June, 2008. [Epub ahead of print].

  30. Hoang, M. V.; Nguyen, T. B.; Kim, B. G.; Dao, L. H.; Nguyen, T. H.; Wright, P.  Cost of Providing the Expanded Programme on Immunization: Findings From a Facility-Based Study in Viet Nam, 2005.   Bull World Health Organ; 86 (6): 429-434; June, 2008.

  31. Hoek, M. R.; Christensen, H.; Hellenbrand, W.; Stefanoff, P.; Howitz, M.; Stuart, J. M.  Effectiveness of Vaccinating Household Contacts in Addition to Chemoprophylaxis After a Case of Meningococcal Disease: a Systematic Review.   Epidemiol Infect; 18: 1-7; June 18, 2008.

  32. Jacobson, S. H.; Sewell, E. C.  A Web-Based Tool for Designing Vaccine Formularies for Childhood Immunization in the United States.   J Am Med Inform Assoc; June 25, 2008. [Epub ahead of print].

  33. Javitt, G.; Berkowitz, D.; Gostin, L. O.  Assessing Mandatory HPV Vaccination: Who Should Call the Shots?   J Law Med Ethics; 36 (2): 384-395; 2008.

  34. Jelinek, T.; Kollaritsch, H.  Vaccination With Dukoral Against Travelers' Diarrhea (ETEC) and Cholera.   Expert Rev Vaccines; 7 (5): 561-567; July, 2008.

  35. Jeon, K.; Ji, S. H.; Oh, S. Y.; Lee, J. B.; Kim, H. J.; Choi, C. M.  Boosted Reaction on Two-Step Tuberculin Skin Test Among Military Personnel in South Korea, a Setting With an Intermediate Burden of Tuberculosis and Routine Bacille Calmette-Guerin Vaccination.   J Korean Med Sci; 23 (3): 402-405; June, 2008.

  36. Jheeta, M.; Newell, J.  Childhood Vaccination in Africa and Asia: the Effects of Parents' Knowledge and Attitudes.   Bull World Health Organ; 86 (6): 419; June, 2008.

  37. Jimenez-Garcia, R.; Hernandez-Barrera, V.; Carrasco-Garrido, P.; de Andres, A. L.; Esteban, Y. Pena MM; de Miguel, A. G.  Coverage and Predictors of Influenza Vaccination Among Adults Living in a Large Metropolitan Area in Spain: A Comparison Between the Immigrant and Indigenous Populations.   Vaccine; June 6, 2008. [Epub ahead of print].

  38. Johansen, K.  [Rotavirus Vaccine Can Reduce the Burden of Illness. Decision on Inclusion in the Child Vaccination Program Needs More Data].   Lakartidningen; 105 (16): 1169; April 16, 2008.

  39. Kavadas, F. D.; Bitnun, A.; Macgregor, D.; Heurter, H.; Lee Ford, Jones E.  Acute Neurological Events Associated With Influenza Vaccination: Are the WHO Criteria for Assessing Causality Adequate?   Scand J Infect Dis; 40 (6): 565-570; 2008.

  40. Kemmeren, J. M.; Vermeer-de Bondt, P. E.; van der Maas, N. A.  Discolored Leg Syndrome After Vaccination-Descriptive Epidemiology.   Eur J Pediatr; June 11, 2008. [Epub ahead of print].

  41. Kemp, T. J.; Garcia-Pineres, A.; Falk, R. T.; Poncelet, S.; Dessy, F.; Giannini, S. L.; Rodriguez, A. C.; Porras, C.; Herrero, R.; Hildesheim, A.; Pinto, L. A.  Evaluation of Systemic and Mucosal Anti-HPV16 and Anti-HPV18 Antibody Responses From Vaccinated Women.   Vaccine; 26 (29-30): 3608-3616; July 4, 2008.

  42. Lanternier, F.; Henegar, C.; Mouthon, L.; Blanche, P.; Guillevin, L.; Launay, O.  Low Influenza-Vaccination Rate Among Adults Receiving Immunosuppressive Therapy for Systemic Inflammatory Disease.   Ann Rheum Dis; 67 (7): 1047; July, 2008.

  43. LaVela, S. L.; Cameron, K. A.; Priebe, M.; Weaver, F. M.  Development and Testing of a Vaccination Message Targeted to Persons With Spinal Cord Injuries and Disorders.   J Spinal Cord Med; 31 (1): 44-52; 2008.

  44. Law, M.; Hangartner, L.  Antibodies Against Viruses: Passive and Active Immunization.   Curr Opin Immunol; June 21, 2008. [Epub ahead of print].

  45. Leach, M.; Fairhead, J.  Understandings of Immunization: Some West African Perspectives.   Bull World Health Organ; 86 (6): 418; June, 2008.

  46. Lee, G. M.; Riffelmann, M.; Wirsing von Konig, C. H.  Cost-Effectiveness of Adult Pertussis Vaccination in Germany.   Vaccine; 26 (29-30): 3673-3679; July 4, 2008.

  47. Levy, C.; Bingen, E.; De La, Rocque F.; Varon, E.; Alonso, J. M.; Dabernat, H.; Aujard, Y.; Cohen, R.  [Bacterial Meningitis Vaccination Failure.].   Arch Pediatr; 15 (5): 545-547; June, 2008.

  48. Lippman, A.  Human Papillomavirus (HPV) Vaccination and the Development of Public Policies.   J Epidemiol Community Health; 62 (7): 570-571; July, 2008.

  49. Lyon, A. K.; Davies, T.; Tahir, M.; Spraggett, B.  The English Seasonal Flu Immunization Programme for Poultry Workers 2007: a Challenging Task.   J Public Health (Oxf); June, 2008. [Epub ahead of print].

  50. Madar, R.; Malechova, L.; Baska, T.  Pneumococcal Meningitis--Comparison of Therapy and Vaccination Costs.   Bratisl Lek Listy; 109 (3): 130-132; 2008.

  51. Magdzik, W.  [Active Immunization Against Acute Gastro-Enteritis Among Young Children, Caused by Rotaviruses].   Przegl Epidemiol; 61 (4): 723-731; 2007.

  52. Mammas, I. N.; Vageli, D.; Spandidos, D. A.  Geographic Variations of Human Papilloma Virus Infection and Their Possible Impact on the Effectiveness of the Vaccination Programme.   Oncol Rep; 20 (1): 141-145; July, 2008.

  53. Marin, M.; Quinlisk, P.; Shimabukuro, T.; Sawhney, C.; Brown, C.; Lebaron, C. W.  Mumps Vaccination Coverage and Vaccine Effectiveness in a Large Outbreak Among College Students-Iowa, 2006.   Vaccine; 26 (29-30): 3601-3607; July 4, 2008.

  54. Marlow, L. A.; Waller, J.; Wardle, J.  Sociodemographic Predictors of HPV Testing and Vaccination Acceptability: Results From a Population-Representative Sample of British Women.   J Med Screen; 15 (2): 91-96; 2008.

  55. Middleton, D. B.; Lin, C. J.; Smith, K. J.; Zimmerman, R. K.; Nowalk, M. P.; Roberts, M. S.; Fox, D. E.  Economic Evaluation of Standing Order Programs for Pneumococcal Vaccination of Hospitalized Elderly Patients.   Infect Control Hosp Epidemiol; 29 (5): 385-394; May, 2008.

  56. Miller, M. A.; Viboud, C.; Olson, D. R.; Grais, R. F.; Rabaa, M. A.; Simonsen, L.  Prioritization of Influenza Pandemic Vaccination to Minimize Years of Life Lost.   J Infect Dis; June 17, 2008. [Epub ahead of print].

  57. Nowalk, M. P.; Zimmerman, R. K.; Lin, C. J.; Raymund, M.; Tabbarah, M.; Wilson, S. A.; McGaffey, A.; Wahrenberger, J. T.; Block, B.; Hall, D. G.; Fox, D. E.; Ricci, E. M.  Raising Adult Vaccination Rates Over 4 Years Among Racially Diverse Patients at Inner-City Health Centers.   J Am Geriatr Soc; June 10, 2008. [Epub ahead of print].

  58. Pennisi, M.; Catanuto, R.; Pappalardo, F.; Motta, S.  Optimal Vaccination Schedules Using Simulated Annealing.   Bioinformatics; June 5, 2008. [Epub ahead of print].

  59. Pica-Branco, D.; Hudak, R. P.  U.S. Military Service Members' Perceptions of the Anthrax Vaccine Immunization Program.   Mil Med; 173 (5): 429-433; May, 2008.

  60. Polgreen, P. M.; Septimus, E. J.; Parry, M. F.; Beekmann, S. E.; Cavanaugh, J. E.; Srinivasan, A.; Talbot, T. R.  Relationship of Influenza Vaccination Declination Statements and Influenza Vaccination Rates for Healthcare Workers in 22 US Hospitals.   Infect Control Hosp Epidemiol; June, 2008. [Epub ahead of print].

  61. Popovich, M. L.; Aramini, J. J.; Garcia, M.  Immunizations: the First Step in a Personal Health Record to Empower Patients.   Stud Health Technol Inform; 137: 286-295; 2008.

  62. Porta, I. P.; Bertone, C.; Baldassarre, E.   Koplik Spots in a Measles-Vaccinated Child.   Pediatr Infect Dis J; June, 2008. [Epub ahead of print].

  63. Ransom, J.; Swain, G. R.; Duchin, J. S.  Ethics, Public Health, and Immunization Mandates.   J Public Health Manag Pract; 14 (4): 410-412; July, 2008.

  64. Reynolds, C. E.; Snow, V.; Qaseem, A.; Verbonitz, L.  Improving Immunization Rates: Initial Results From a Team-Based, Systems Change Approach.   Am J Med Qual; 23 (3): 176-183; May, 2008.

  65. Rioja, S.; Jund, J.; Gaillat, J.  [Are Pertussis Vaccination Guidelines Applied to Adults and Health Care Workers?].   Med Mal Infect; June 11, 2008. [Epub ahead of print].

  66. Rubin, S. A.; Qi, L.; Audet, S. A.; Sullivan, B.; Carbone, K. M.; Bellini, W. J.; Rota, P. A.; Sirota, L.; Beeler, J.  Antibody Induced by Immunization With the Jeryl Lynn Mumps Vaccine Strain Effectively Neutralizes a Heterologous Wild-Type Mumps Virus Associated With a Large Outbreak.   J Infect Dis; June 17, 2008. [Epub ahead of print].

  67. Rusnock, A.  Medical Statistics and Hospital Medicine: the Case of the Smallpox Vaccination.   Centaurus; 49 (4): 337-359; 2007.

  68. Ryman, T. K.; Dietz, V.; Cairns, K. L.  Too Little but Not Too Late: Results of a Literature Review to Improve Routine Immunization Programs in Developing Countries.   BMC Health Serv Res; 8 (1): 134; June 21, 2008.

  69. Santos, L. M.; Paes-Sousa, R.; Silva Junior, J. B.; Victora, C. G.  National Immunization Day: a Strategy to Monitor Health and Nutrition Indicators.   Bull World Health Organ; 86 (6): 474-479; June, 2008.

  70. Sinisalo, M.; Vilpo, J.; Itala, M.; Vakevainen, M.; Taurio, J.; Aittoniemi, J.  Efficacy of Pneumococcal Vaccination on Chronic Lymphocytic Leukemia: Should We Rely on Surrogate Markers?   Vaccine; May 16, 2008. [Epub ahead of print].

  71. Sivaprakasam, V.; Douglas, J.; Selvaraj, S.; Macintyre, S.; Carman, W. F.  The Effectiveness of National Influenza Vaccination Policies for at-Risk Populations Over 5 Seasons in a Scottish General Practice.   Vaccine; 26 (29-30): 3772-3777; July 4, 2008.

  72. Taylor, J. A.; Rietberg, K.; Greenfield, L.; Bibus, D.; Yasuda, K.; Marcuse, E. K.; Duchin, J. S.  Effectiveness of a Physician Peer Educator in Improving the Quality of Immunization Services for Young Children in Primary Care Practices.   Vaccine; June 6, 2008. [Epub ahead of print].

  73. Trzonkowski, P.; Mysliwska, J.; Pawelec, G.; Mysliwski, A.  From Bench to Bedside and Back: the SENIEUR Protocol and the Efficacy of Influenza Vaccination in the Elderly.   Biogerontology; June, 2008. [Epub ahead of print].

  74. van Riet, E.; Retra, K.; Adegnika, A. A.; Jol-van der Zijde CM; Uh, H. W.; Lell, B.; Issifou, S.; Kremsner, P. G.; Yazdanbakhsh, M.; van Tol, M. J.; Hartgers, F. C.  Cellular and Humoral Responses to Tetanus Vaccination in Gabonese Children.   Vaccine; 26 (29-30): 3690-3695; July 4, 2008.

  75. Vashishtha, V. M.; Kalra, A.; John, T. J.; Thacker, N.; Agarwal, R. K.  IAP Recommendations on Polio Eradication and Improvement of Routine Immunization.   Indian Pediatr; 45 (5): 367-378; May, 2008.

  76. Washio, M.; Oura, A.; Mori, M.  Ecological Studies on Influenza Infection and the Effect of Vaccination: Their Advantages and Limitations.   Vaccine; June, 2008. [Epub ahead of print].

  77. Wierzba, T. F.; Ghimire, P.; Malla, S.; Banerjee, M. K.; Shrestha, S.; Khanal, B.; Sedai, T. R.; Gibbons, R. V.  Laboratory-Based Japanese Encephalitis Surveillance in Nepal and the Implications for a National Immunization Strategy.   Am J Trop Med Hyg; 78 (6): 1002-1006; June, 2008.

  78. Zomer, T. P.; van Duynhoven, Y. T.; Mangen, M. J.; van der Maas, N. A.; Vennema, H.; Boot, H.; de Melker, H. E.  Assessing the Introduction of Universal Rotavirus Vaccination in the Netherlands.   Vaccine; 26 (29-30): 3757-3764; July 4, 2008.