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Topic: Disease burden and surveillance

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Rotavirus Disease and Vaccines in The Gambia

This fact sheet provides an overview of rotavirus disease and vaccines in The Gambia. It includes information about the tremendous burden of rotavirus diarrhea in Gambian children, rotavirus diarrhea treatment and prevention strategies, and the …

Author: PATH

Publication date: 2013

Rotavirus Disease and Vaccines in the Republic of the Congo

This fact sheet provides an overview of rotavirus disease and vaccines in the Republic of the Congo. It includes information about the tremendous burden of rotavirus diarrhea in Congolese children, rotavirus diarrhea treatment and prevention …

Author: PATH

Publication date: 2014

Rotavirus Disease and Vaccines in Togo

This fact sheet provides an overview of rotavirus disease and vaccines in Togo. It includes information about the tremendous burden of rotavirus diarrhea in Togolese children, rotavirus diarrhea treatment and prevention strategies, and the …

Author: PATH

Publication date: 2014

Rotavirus Disease and Vaccines in Uzbekistan

This fact sheet provides an overview of rotavirus disease and vaccines in Uzbekistan. It includes information about the burden of rotavirus diarrhea in Uzbek children, rotavirus diarrhea treatment and prevention strategies, and the effectiveness of …

Author: PATH

Publication date: 2014

Rotavirus Disease and Vaccines in Zambia

This fact sheet provides an overview of rotavirus disease and vaccines in Zambia. It includes information about the tremendous burden of rotavirus diarrhea in Zambian children, rotavirus diarrhea treatment and prevention strategies, the …

Author: PATH

Publication date: 2013

Rotavirus Disease and Vaccines in Zimbabwe

This fact sheet provides an overview of rotavirus disease and vaccines in Zimbabwe. It includes information about the tremendous burden of rotavirus diarrhea in Zimbabwean children, rotavirus diarrhea treatment and prevention strategies, and the …

Author: PATH

Publication date: 2014

Rotavirus Disease Burden in Africa

Rotavirus surveillance helps measure the proportion of diarrhea hospitalizations and deaths due to rotavirus, the age distribution of rotavirus cases, the seasonality of rotavirus disease, and it monitors the diversity of circulating strains. …

Author: Mwenda JM, Tate JE, Steele AD, Parashar UD, eds.

Publication date: 2014

Rotavirus in Asia: Updates on Disease Burden, Genotypes, and Vaccine Introduction

This special edition of the journal Vaccine broadens understanding of rotavirus disease burden, which is responsible for almost half of acute diarrhea hospitalizations among Asian children under five. In addition to documenting rotavirus …

Author: Nelson AS, Widdowson MA, Kilgore PE, Steele D, Parashar U, eds.

Publication date: 2009

Rotavirus in India: An Update on Epidemiology and Vaccines

This supplemental issue of Vaccine features 25 original research articles on rotavirus in India. It covers a variety of topics in relation to rotavirus and specific to India, including updates on disease burden and surveillance activities, …

Author: Tate JE, Arora R, Bhan MK, Yewale V, Parashar UD, Kang G, eds.

Publication date: 2014

Rotavirus Infection in Africa: Epidemiology, Burden of Disease, and Strain Diversity

This supplemental issue of the Journal of Infectious Diseases illustrates the continued expansion of knowledge on rotavirus circulation, strain diversity, and disease patterns in Africa. The supplement contains articles on regional perspectives from …

Author: Steele AD, Armah GE, Page NA, Cunliffe NA, eds.

Publication date: 2010

Rotavirus Infections and Vaccines: Burden of Illness and Potential Impact of Vaccination

This article, published in Pediatric Drugs, reviews the current status of rotavirus disease burden and vaccination coverage and effectiveness in the developed and developing worlds. The authors conclude that a successful rotavirus vaccination …

Author: Grimwood K, Lambert SB, Milne RJ

Publication date: 2010

Rotavirus Resources

This web page provides a comprehensive list of links to various resources related to rotavirus. It includes resources on disease surveillance, use of rotavirus vaccines, and training modules for health care workers involved in rotavirus vaccine …

Author: World Health Organization

Rotavirus Vaccination: Cost-Effectiveness and Impact on Child Mortality in Developing Countries

This article, published in The Journal of Infectious Diseases, aimed to project the uptake, health impact, and cost-effectiveness of introducing rotavirus vaccination in GAVI-eligible countries. The authors used a demand forecast model to predict …

Author: Atherly D, Dreibelbis R, Parashar UD, Levin C, Wecker J, Rheingans RD

Publication date: 2009

Rotavirus Vaccines: Rapid Rollout is Saving Lives

This animated video and companion infographic highlight the progress made in reducing rotavirus disease burden due to the rapid introduction of rotavirus vaccines in more than 75 countries worldwide. They show that while great progress has been …

Author: PATH

Publication date: 2015

Routine Laboratory Testing Data for Surveillance of Rotavirus Hospitalizations to Evaluate the Impact of Vaccination

Researchers used laboratory and hospital data of children admitted to two US hospitals with acute gastroenteritis to assess the need for routine rotavirus testing and determine disease burden. Findings confirmed the need for continued surveillance …

Author: Patel MM, Tate JE, Selvarangan R, et al.

Publication date: 2007

RSV Vaccine Use – The Missing Data

This article, published in Expert Review of Vaccines, explains the need for more data and knowledge on respiratory syncytial virus (RSV) epidemiology in different settings and age groups, as well as virus transmission and healthcare costs of the …

Author: Drysdale SB, Sande CJ, Green CA, Pollard AJ

Publication date: 2016

The RTS,S/AS01 Malaria Vaccine in Children 5 to 17 Months of Age at First Vaccination

This article, published in Expert Review of Vaccines, reviews the findings around the safety and feasibility of the RTS,S/AS01 vaccine in children at 5 to 17 months of age—an age category for which RTS,S/AS01 pilot implementation was recommended …

Author: Vandoolaeghe P, Schuerman L

Publication date: 2016

Sentinel Site Surveillance of Japanese Encephalitis

These guidelines were developed to assist program managers considering the implementation of JE sentinel site surveillance.

Author: PATH

Publication date: 2006

Sentinel Surveillance for Japanese Encephalitis: Fact Sheet

This document outlines the rationale and summarizes considerations for sentinel surveillance of JE disease burden.

Author: PATH

Publication date: 2007

Sequelae of Epidemic Meningococcal Meningitis in Africa

This article, published in Transactions of the Royal Society of Tropical Medicine and Hygiene, reviews audiological and other long-term neurological sequelae in 157 cases and their controls 6 to 12 months after an epidemic of group A meningococcal …

Author: Smith AW, Bradley AK, Wall RA, et al.

Publication date: 1988

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