Hospitalizations for Intussusception Before and After the Reintroduction of Rotavirus Vaccine in the United States

This article, published in the Archives of Pediatrics & Adolescent Medicine, reports on a study that examined hospital discharges for intussusception among infants in the United States before and after the introduction of RotaTeq® and Rotarix® vaccines and found that there has not been a detectable increase. ABSTRACT ONLY. (Learn how users in developing countries can gain free access to journal articles.)

Author(s): Zickafoose JS, Benneyworth BD, Riebschleger MP, Espinosa CM, Davis MM

Published: 2012

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    Citation: Zickafoose JS, Benneyworth BD, Riebschleger MP, Espinosa CM, Davis MM. Hospitalizations for Intussusception Before and After the Reintroduction of Rotavirus Vaccine in the United States. Archives of Pediatrics & Adolescent Medicine. Early Online Publication.