Fulfilling the Promise of Rotavirus Vaccines: How Far Have We Come Since Licensure?

This review, published in The Lancet Infectious Diseases, summarizes the role of rotavirus vaccination in reducing childhood hospitalizations and deaths due to severe diarrhea. The authors also highlight insights revealed through routine immunization, including duration of protection, relative effectiveness in poor populations, and strain evolution. ABSTRACT ONLY. (Learn how users in developing countries can gain free access to journal articles.)

Author(s): Patel MM, Glass R, Desai R, Tate JE, Parashar UD

Published: 2012

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    Citation: Patel MM, Glass R, Desai R, Tate JE, Parashar UD. Fulfilling the Promise of Rotavirus Vaccines: How Far Have We Come Since Licensure? The Lancet Infectious Diseases. 2012;12(7):561-570.