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Topic: Vaccine safety and performance

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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 and Intussusception – Science, Surveillance, and Safety: A Review of Evidence and Recommendations for Future Research Priorities in Low and Middle Income Countries

This article, published in Human Vaccines & Immunotherapeutics, reports the results of a meeting of research and advocacy organizations, public health experts, funders, and vaccine manufacturers on post-marketing intussusception surveillance and …

Author: Yen C, Healy K, Tate JE, et al.

Publication date: 2016

Rotavirus Vaccination in Europe: Drivers and Barriers

This review article, published in The Lancet Infectious Diseases, presents an overview of the status of rotavirus vaccination in Europe. The authors discuss the drivers (including high effectiveness of the vaccines and the effect of universal …

Author: Parez N, Giaquinto C, Du Roure C, et al.

Publication date: 2014

Rotavirus Vaccine and Intussusception: Report from an Expert Consultation

This article, published in the Weekly Epidemiological Record, reports on the key issues discussed at a March 2011 meeting of technical experts and public health officials to review emerging data on intussusception related to current rotavirus …

Author: World Health Organization

Publication date: 2011

Rotavirus Vaccine Effectiveness in Low-Income Settings: An Evaluation of the Test-Negative Design

This article, published in Vaccine, reports the results of a study evaluating the use of the test-negative design (TND) to estimate rotavirus vaccine effectiveness in low-income settings. The results showed that the TND vaccine effectiveness …

Author: Schwartz LM, Halloran ME, Rowhani-Rahbar A, Neuzil KM, Victor JC

Publication date: 2017

Rotavirus Vaccine Impact Data

Swift and significant declines in hospitalization and deaths due to rotavirus and all-cause diarrhea have been observed in many of the countries that have introduced rotavirus vaccines into their national immunization programs. Researchers also have …

Author: PATH

Rotavirus Vaccine Safety

This web page provides a thorough review of rotavirus vaccine safety, with a particular focus on monitoring for the possibility of intussusception after vaccination. It includes links to numerous technical resources with rotavirus vaccine safety …

Author: US Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

Rotavirus Vaccines and Health Care Utilization for Diarrhea in the United States (2007–2011)

This article, published in Pediatrics, reports on a study that examined reductions in diarrhea-associated health care utilization after rotavirus vaccine implementation in the United States (US) in order to assess direct and indirect effectiveness …

Author: Leshem E, Moritz RE, Curns AT, et al.

Publication date: 2014

Rotavirus Vaccines for Children in Developing Countries

This supplemental issue of Vaccine summarizes data on the performance of rotavirus vaccines to help maximize their impact in developing countries and adds to the body of evidence demonstrating that rotavirus vaccines are a safe, proven, …

Author: Steele AD, Neuzil KM, Parashar UD, eds.

Publication date: 2012

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

Rotavirus-Associated Hospitalization and Emergency Department Costs and Rotavirus Vaccine Program Impact

The New Vaccine Surveillance Network began conducting surveillance for the economic burden of rotavirus in three counties in the United States (Hamilton County, Ohio; Davidson County, Tennessee; and Monroe County, New York) in 2006 and continued …

Author: Kilgore A, Donauer S, Edwards KM, et al.

Publication date: 2013

RSV Vaccine Research and Development Technology Roadmap

This report provides a strategic framework for respiratory syncytial virus (RSV) vaccine development. It identifies priority activities in four key categories—research, vaccine development, key capacities, and policy and delivery—that need to be …

Author: World Health Organization

Publication date: 2017

RTS,S Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs)

This fact sheet provides answers to commonly asked questions about the RTS,S malaria vaccine, its safety and efficacy, and the World Health Organization-coordinated Malaria Vaccine Implementation Programme expected to begin vaccinations in 2018.

Author: PATH

Publication date: 2017

The RTS,S Malaria Vaccine Candidate

This fact sheet provides information on the RTS,S malaria vaccine candidate and the potential role of a malaria vaccine as a complementary tool in the fight against malaria. It summarizes the development history of RTS,S, the Phase 3 clinical study …

Author: PATH

Publication date: 2017

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

SA 14-14-2 Live Japanese Encephalitis (JE) Vaccine

This fact sheet provides important information on the SA 14-14-2 JE vaccine manufactured by the Chengdu Institute of Biological Products in China. Topics include vaccine presentation, dosage, safety, and history of use.

Author: PATH

Publication date: 2013

Safety and Efficacy of a Pentavalent Human-Bovine (WC3) Reassortant Rotavirus Vaccine

This study, published in The New England Journal of Medicine, evaluated the safety and efficacy of Merck’s rotavirus vaccine (RotaTeq®), with a focus on determining risk of intussusception.

Author: Vesikari T, Matson D, Dennehy P, et al.

Publication date: 2006

Safety and Efficacy of an Attenuated Vaccine Against Severe Rotavirus Gastroenteritis

This study, published in the New England Journal of Medicine, evaluated the safety and efficacy of GSK’s rotavirus vaccine (Rotarix®), with a focus on determining risk of intussusception.

Author: Ruiz-Palacios G, Pérez-Schael I, Velázquez F, et al.

Publication date: 2006

Safety and High Level Efficacy of the Combination Malaria Vaccine Regimen of RTS,S/AS01B With Chimpanzee Adenovirus 63 and Modified Vaccinia Ankara Vectored Vaccines Expressing ME-TRAP

The need for a highly efficacious vaccine against Plasmodium falciparum remains pressing. This article, published in The Journal of Infectious Diseases, reports the results of a study that assessed the safety, efficacy, and immunogenicity of a …

Author: Rampling T, Ewer KJ, Bowyer G, et al.

Publication date: 2016

Safety and Immunogenicity of a Bivalent Group B Streptococcal Conjugate Vaccine for Serotypes II and III

This article, published in the Journal of Infectious Diseases, reports the results of a study to determine whether two monovalent group B Streptococcus (GBS) serotype II or III capsular polysaccharide-tetanus toxoid conjugate vaccines combined in a …

Author: Baker CJ, Rench MA, Fernandez M, Paoletti LC, Kasper DL, Edwards MS

Publication date: 2003

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