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Topic: Vaccine safety and performance

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Evaluating the Potential Risks and Benefits of Infant Rotavirus Vaccination in England

This article, published in Vaccine, reports on a risk-benefit analysis of rotavirus vaccination that compared potential vaccine-related risks with estimated vaccine benefits in the 2012 birth cohort in England. The authors estimate that rotavirus …

Author: Clark A, Jit M, Andrews N, Atchison C, Edmunds WJ, Sanderson C

Publication date: 2014

Evaluation of Influenza Vaccine Effectiveness: A Guide to the Design and Interpretation of Observational Studies

This report provides guidance on the evaluation of influenza vaccine effectiveness (VE) studies, primarily for researchers and public health scientsts. It is divided into nine sections and illustrates critical considerations in the design, analysis, …

Author: World Health Organization

Publication date: 2017

Evaluation of the Safety, Tolerability, and Immunogenicity of an Oral, Inactivated Whole-Cell Shigella flexneri 2a Vaccine in Healthy Adult Subjects

This article, published in Clinical and Vaccine Immunology, reports the results of a Phase 1 clinical study that evaluated the safety and immunogenicity of a Shigella vaccine candidate. The results showed that the vaccine was well tolerated and …

Author: Chakraborty S, Harro C, DeNearing B, et al.

Publication date: 2016

Evaluation of Vaccines Against Enteric Infections: A Clinical and Public Health Research Agenda for Developing Countries

This article, from the Philosophical Transactions of the Royal Society B, provides a review of the enteric vaccines currently available and their lack of use in developing countries. The author purports that the reasons for this are multiple and …

Author: Clemens J

Publication date: 2011

The Evidence Base for Pneumococcal Conjugate Vaccines (PCVs): Data for Decision-Making Around PCV Use in Childhood

This report provides the latest information on pneumococcal conjugate vaccines (PCV) and their use in routine immunization programs around the world. It includes key background on the burden of pneumococcal disease in children and the impact of PCVs …

Author: International Vaccine Access Center

Publication date: 2017

The Final Phase of Polio Eradication and Endgame Strategies for the Post-Eradication Era

This supplemental issue of the Journal of Infectious Diseases features over 60 original research articles that focus on six aspects of polio eradication—acceleration of eradication; regional and country experiences; epidemiologic, virologic, and …

Author: Cochi SL, Jafari HS, Armstrong GL, et al., eds.

Publication date: 2014

First Results of Phase 3 Trial of RTS,S/AS01 Malaria Vaccine in African Children

A malaria vaccine, deployed in combination with current malaria-control tools, could play an important role in future control and eventual elimination of malaria in Africa. This article, published in the New England Journal of Medicine, reports the …

Author: The RTS,S Clinical Trials Partnership

Publication date: 2011

Flu Information: Your Guide to Online Flu Resources

This website provides resources to help healthcare professionals communicate about influenza. It includes pandemic and seasonal influenza communications resource libraries, containing materials created by public health agencies across the United …

Author: National Public Health Information Coalition

For Parents: Vaccines for Your Children

This web page offers a variety of resources for parents seeking to learn more about childhood immunizations and the diseases that can be prevented with vaccines. Topics include age-specific vaccine information, immunization records and requirements, …

Author: US Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

Fractional Dose IPV

This web page presents the background information, programmatic considerations, implementation experiences, and training materials available related to the fractional dose administration of inactivated polio vaccine (IPV). This is a resource for …

Author: World Health Organization

Fractional Third and Fourth Dose of RTS,S/AS01 Malaria Candidate Vaccine: A Phase 2a Controlled Human Malaria Parasite Infection and Immunogenicity Study

This article, published in The Journal of Infectious Diseases, describes how immunization regimens, including a delayed fractional third dose, were assessed for potential increased protection against malaria and immunologic responses. The authors …

Author: Regules JA, Cicatelli SB, Bennett JW, et al.

Publication date: 2016

Frequently Asked Questions About Immunizations

A resource for answers to frequently asked questions that aim to establish facts and myths on immunizing your children.

Author: KidsHealth, Nemours Foundation

Publication date: 2015

From Introduction to Impact: The Story of Rotavirus Vaccines

This video follows three countries—Nicaragua, Ghana, and Malawi—that helped pave the way for rotavirus vaccine introductions in low-income countries worldwide. Rotavirus vaccines are saving lives and improving health in countries where they …

Author: PATH

Publication date: 2017

GAIA: Global Alignment of Immunization Safety Assessment in Pregnancy

This website provides information on a consortium that aims to improve data comparability across studies in an effort to strengthen maternal immunization programs. It will provide standards and tools to establish a globally shared understanding of …

Author: Brighton Collaboration Foundation

Gastroenteritis Hospitalizations in Older Children and Adults in the United States Before and After Implementation of Infant Rotavirus Vaccination

This article, published in the Journal of the American Medical Association, reports on a study that explored the indirect impact of rotavirus vaccines on older age groups. The authors assessed patterns of gastroenteritis hospitalizations among …

Author: Gastañaduy PA, Curns AT, Parashar UD, Lopman BA

Publication date: 2013

Genetic Diversity and Protective Efficacy of the RTS,S/AS01 Malaria Vaccine

This article, published in The New England Journal of Medicine, reports on an analysis of samples from an efficacy study of the RTS,S/AS01 malaria vaccine to determine whether the vaccine efficacy was specific to certain parasite genotypes at the …

Author: Neafsey DE, Juraska M, Bedford T, et al.

Publication date: 2015

Genetic Stability of Live Attenuated Vaccines Against Potentially Pandemic Influenza Viruses

Genetic stability is a prerequisite for live attenuated influenza vaccines (LAIVs). This article, published in Vaccine, reports the results of a Phase 1 study examining the stability of LAIVs against three potentially pandemic influenza viruses in …

Author: Kiseleva I, Dubrovina I, Fedorova E, et al.

Publication date: 2015

The Global Advisory Committee on Vaccine Safety

The Global Advisory Committee on Vaccine Safety was established at the World Health Organization in 1999 "to respond promptly, efficiently, and with scientific rigour to vaccine safety issues of global importance." The site contains links to …

Author: World Health Organization

Global Advisory Committee on Vaccine Safety, 30 November – 1 December 2016: Safety of Typhoid Vaccines

This article, published in the Weekly Epidemiological Record, reports the outcome of a meeting of the World Health Organization’s independent vaccine safety committee where they reviewed the current safety data of three generations of typhoid …

Author: World Health Organization

Publication date: 2017

Global Advisory Committee on Vaccine Safety: Statement on Safety of HPV Vaccines

This report presents the findings of the Global Advisory Committee on Vaccine Safety’s review of the safety profile of human papillomavirus (HPV) vaccines. After examining pre- and post-licensure data, the Committee found no safety issues that …

Author: World Health Organization

Publication date: 2015

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