Julie A Bettinger

Summary

Affiliation: University of British Columbia
Country: Canada

Publications

  1. doi request reprint Evaluation of meningococcal serogroup C conjugate vaccine programs in Canadian children: interim analysis
    Julie A Bettinger
    Vaccine Evaluation Center, BC Children s Hospital, Vancouver, Canada
    Vaccine 30:4023-7. 2012
  2. pmc Canadian family physicians' and paediatricians' knowledge, attitudes and practices regarding A(H1N1) pandemic vaccine
    Eve Dube
    Centre de Recherche du CHUL CHUQ, Centre hospitalier de l Universite Laval, Quebec, Canada
    BMC Res Notes 3:102. 2010
  3. pmc A(H1N1) pandemic influenza and its prevention by vaccination: paediatricians' opinions before and after the beginning of the vaccination campaign
    Eve Dube
    Institut National de Sante Publique du Quebec, 2400 d Estimauville, Quebec, Canada
    BMC Public Health 11:128. 2011
  4. pmc Pan-Canadian assessment of pandemic immunization data collection: study methodology
    Jennifer A Pereira
    Ontario Agency for Health Protection and Promotion, Toronto, Canada
    BMC Med Res Methodol 10:51. 2010
  5. ncbi request reprint The effect of changing from whole-cell to acellular pertussis vaccine on the epidemiology of hospitalized children with pertussis in Canada
    Julie A Bettinger
    Vaccine Evaluation Center, BC Children s Hospital and the University of British Columbia, Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada
    Pediatr Infect Dis J 26:31-5. 2007
  6. ncbi request reprint Invasive pneumococcal infections in Canadian children, 1998-2003: implications for new vaccination programs
    Julie A Bettinger
    Vaccine Evaluation Centre, BC Children s Hospital and the University of British Columbia, Vancouver, BC
    Can J Public Health 98:111-5. 2007
  7. doi request reprint The impact of childhood meningococcal serogroup C conjugate vaccine programs in Canada
    Julie A Bettinger
    Vaccine Evaluation Center, BC Children s Hospital, Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada
    Pediatr Infect Dis J 28:220-4. 2009
  8. doi request reprint The effect of routine vaccination on invasive pneumococcal infections in Canadian children, Immunization Monitoring Program, Active 2000-2007
    Julie A Bettinger
    Vaccine Evaluation Center, BC Children s Hospital and the University of British Columbia, Vancouver, BC, Canada
    Vaccine 28:2130-6. 2010
  9. doi request reprint Pandemic influenza in Canadian children: a summary of hospitalized pediatric cases
    Julie A Bettinger
    Vaccine Evaluation Center, BC Children s Hospital and the University of British Columbia, Vancouver, BC, Canada
    Vaccine 28:3180-4. 2010
  10. doi request reprint The disease burden of invasive meningococcal serogroup B disease in Canada
    Julie A Bettinger
    Vaccine Evaluation Center, BC Children s Hospital and University of British Columbia, Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada
    Pediatr Infect Dis J 32:e20-5. 2013

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Publications21

  1. doi request reprint Evaluation of meningococcal serogroup C conjugate vaccine programs in Canadian children: interim analysis
    Julie A Bettinger
    Vaccine Evaluation Center, BC Children s Hospital, Vancouver, Canada
    Vaccine 30:4023-7. 2012
    ..To assess antibody titers afforded by meningococcal C- (MenC) tetanus toxoid conjugate vaccine at 12 months of age in three different immunization schedules...
  2. pmc Canadian family physicians' and paediatricians' knowledge, attitudes and practices regarding A(H1N1) pandemic vaccine
    Eve Dube
    Centre de Recherche du CHUL CHUQ, Centre hospitalier de l Universite Laval, Quebec, Canada
    BMC Res Notes 3:102. 2010
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  3. pmc A(H1N1) pandemic influenza and its prevention by vaccination: paediatricians' opinions before and after the beginning of the vaccination campaign
    Eve Dube
    Institut National de Sante Publique du Quebec, 2400 d Estimauville, Quebec, Canada
    BMC Public Health 11:128. 2011
    ....
  4. pmc Pan-Canadian assessment of pandemic immunization data collection: study methodology
    Jennifer A Pereira
    Ontario Agency for Health Protection and Promotion, Toronto, Canada
    BMC Med Res Methodol 10:51. 2010
    ..This study's objective was to compare the efficiencies and perceptions of data collection methods employed during Canada's pandemic (H1N1) 2009 influenza vaccination campaign...
  5. ncbi request reprint The effect of changing from whole-cell to acellular pertussis vaccine on the epidemiology of hospitalized children with pertussis in Canada
    Julie A Bettinger
    Vaccine Evaluation Center, BC Children s Hospital and the University of British Columbia, Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada
    Pediatr Infect Dis J 26:31-5. 2007
    ..To assess effects on pertussis epidemiology of this nationwide change, we analyzed hospitalizations during 1991-2004 using the Canadian Immunization Monitoring Program, Active (IMPACT) pertussis database...
  6. ncbi request reprint Invasive pneumococcal infections in Canadian children, 1998-2003: implications for new vaccination programs
    Julie A Bettinger
    Vaccine Evaluation Centre, BC Children s Hospital and the University of British Columbia, Vancouver, BC
    Can J Public Health 98:111-5. 2007
    ..We conducted active surveillance for invasive pneumococcal disease to assess the serotype and antibiotic resistance patterns in Canada prior to universal infant immunization programs, in most provinces...
  7. doi request reprint The impact of childhood meningococcal serogroup C conjugate vaccine programs in Canada
    Julie A Bettinger
    Vaccine Evaluation Center, BC Children s Hospital, Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada
    Pediatr Infect Dis J 28:220-4. 2009
    ..The staggered implementation of universal childhood meningococcal C conjugate (MenC) immunization programs across Canada offers an opportunity to evaluate the influence of these programs...
  8. doi request reprint The effect of routine vaccination on invasive pneumococcal infections in Canadian children, Immunization Monitoring Program, Active 2000-2007
    Julie A Bettinger
    Vaccine Evaluation Center, BC Children s Hospital and the University of British Columbia, Vancouver, BC, Canada
    Vaccine 28:2130-6. 2010
    ..Cefotaxime/ceftriaxone resistance remained unchanged at 2% of isolates annually. Universal pneumococcal conjugate infant immunization programs have dramatically decreased cases of invasive pneumococcal disease...
  9. doi request reprint Pandemic influenza in Canadian children: a summary of hospitalized pediatric cases
    Julie A Bettinger
    Vaccine Evaluation Center, BC Children s Hospital and the University of British Columbia, Vancouver, BC, Canada
    Vaccine 28:3180-4. 2010
    ..Close to 50% of children received antiviral medication. Two children died from the infection. The pediatric risk groups affected and course of disease caused by pandemic H1N1 appear similar to seasonal influenza...
  10. doi request reprint The disease burden of invasive meningococcal serogroup B disease in Canada
    Julie A Bettinger
    Vaccine Evaluation Center, BC Children s Hospital and University of British Columbia, Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada
    Pediatr Infect Dis J 32:e20-5. 2013
    ..New serogroup B vaccines may offer the potential for prevention and control. This report examines the disease burden caused by serogroup B invasive meningococcal infections...
  11. doi request reprint Ongoing control of Haemophilus influenzae type B infections in Canadian children, 2004-2007
    David W Scheifele
    Division of Pediatric Infectious and Immunologic Diseases, University of British Columbia, Vancouver, British Columbia
    Pediatr Infect Dis J 27:755-7. 2008
    ..Surveillance at 12 pediatric centers in 2004-2007 indicates that vaccine failures remain rare and case totals approach an irreducible minimum, with no age shift...
  12. pmc Elevated Inflammatory Mediators in Adults with Oculorespiratory Syndrome following Influenza Immunization: a Public Health Agency of Canada/Canadian Institutes of Health Research Influenza Research Network Study
    Mona Al-Dabbagh
    Vaccine Evaluation Center, BC Children s Hospital, University of British Columbia, Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada
    Clin Vaccine Immunol 20:1108-14. 2013
    ..Further investigations are warranted, as they might identify subjects who are at risk for ORS prior to vaccination. ..
  13. pmc Heterogeneity of rotavirus testing and admitting practices for gastroenteritis among 12 tertiary care pediatric hospitals: Implications for surveillance
    Julie A Bettinger
    Vaccine Evaluation Centre, BC Children s Hospital and the University of British Columbia, Vancouver, British Columbia
    Can J Infect Dis Med Microbiol 22:15-8. 2011
    ..Understanding this variation is important when interpreting surveillance data and estimating the cost-effectiveness of rotavirus vaccination programs...
  14. doi request reprint Commonly invasive serotypes of Streptococcus pneumoniae trigger a reduced innate immune response compared with serotypes rarely responsible for invasive infection
    Thomas S T Burgess
    Department of Pediatrics, Division of Infectious and Immunological Diseases, BC Children s Hospital and Child and Family Research Institute, University of British Columbia, Vancouver, BC, Canada
    FEMS Immunol Med Microbiol 53:136-9. 2008
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  15. doi request reprint Controlling serogroup B invasive meningococcal disease: the Canadian perspective
    Julie A Bettinger
    Vaccine Evaluation Center, BC Children s Hospital and the University of British Columbia, A5 950 West 28th Street, Vancouver, BC V5Z 4H4, Canada
    Expert Rev Vaccines 12:505-17. 2013
    ..In this article, the authors provide an overview of the Canadian epidemiology, serogroup B vaccine characteristics, potential strain coverage, immunization strategies and remaining postmarketing research questions...
  16. doi request reprint Influenza vaccination in paediatric nurses: cross-sectional study of coverage, refusal, and factors in acceptance
    Seamus P Norton
    Department of Paediatrics, British Columbia s Children s Hospital, Faculty of Medicine, University of British Columbia, Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada
    Vaccine 26:2942-8. 2008
    ..We also sought to identify the reasons for which nurses refuse the influenza vaccine and predictors of future vaccination intent...
  17. ncbi request reprint Prevalence of Toll-like receptor signalling defects in apparently healthy children who developed invasive pneumococcal infection
    Aaron F Hirschfeld
    Department of Paediatrics, BC Children s Hospital and Child and Family Research Institute, University of British Columbia, Vancouver, BC, Canada
    Clin Immunol 122:271-8. 2007
    ....
  18. doi request reprint Immunogenicity of 2 doses of HPV vaccine in younger adolescents vs 3 doses in young women: a randomized clinical trial
    Simon R M Dobson
    Department of Pediatrics, University of British Columbia, Vancouver, Canada
    JAMA 309:1793-802. 2013
    ..Global use of human papillomavirus (HPV) vaccines to prevent cervical cancer is impeded by cost. A 2-dose schedule for girls may be possible...
  19. doi request reprint Acceptability of Internet adverse event self-reporting for pandemic and seasonal influenza immunization among health care workers
    Keswadee Lapphra
    Vaccine Evaluation Center, Department of Pediatrics, British Columbia Children s Hospital, University of British Columbia, Vancouver, BC, Canada
    Vaccine 28:6199-202. 2010
    ....
  20. ncbi request reprint Risk perceptions, condom use, and sexually transmitted diseases among adolescent females according to social network position
    Julie A Bettinger
    Departments of Epidemiology, Bloomberg School of Public Health, Johns Hopkins University, Baltimore, Maryland 21287, USA
    Sex Transm Dis 31:575-9. 2004
    ..Adolescent females are frequently treated as a homogenous group but could differ on their sexually transmitted disease (STD) risk because of individual attitudes and exposure through sexual networks...
  21. ncbi request reprint Does parental involvement predict new sexually transmitted diseases in female adolescents?
    Julie A Bettinger
    Department of Epidemiology, Bloomberg School of Public Health, The Johns Hopkins University, Baltimore, MD 21287, USA
    Arch Pediatr Adolesc Med 158:666-70. 2004
    ..African American female adolescents living in low-income urban areas are at increased risk for sexually transmitted diseases...