Lorenzo Pezzoli

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Publications

  1. doi request reprint Can we know the immunization status of healthcare workers? Results of a feasibility study in hospital trusts, England, 2008
    L Pezzoli
    European Programme for Intervention Epidemiology Training EPIET, European Centre for Disease Control ECDC, Stockholm, Sweden
    Epidemiol Infect 138:45-52. 2010
  2. ncbi request reprint A methodological approach to investigating a nationwide clinical specimen contamination problem in England
    L Pezzoli
    Health Protection Agency, HPA Centre for Infections, London, United Kingdom
    Euro Surveill 14:19234. 2009
  3. doi request reprint Clustered lot quality assurance sampling: a tool to monitor immunization coverage rapidly during a national yellow fever and polio vaccination campaign in Cameroon, May 2009
    L Pezzoli
    World Health Organization, Geneva, Switzerland
    Epidemiol Infect 140:14-26. 2012
  4. pmc Intervene before leaving: clustered lot quality assurance sampling to monitor vaccination coverage at health district level before the end of a yellow fever and measles vaccination campaign in Sierra Leone in 2009
    Lorenzo Pezzoli
    Consultant for the World Health Organization, Geneva, Switzerland
    BMC Public Health 12:415. 2012
  5. doi request reprint Cluster-sample surveys and lot quality assurance sampling to evaluate yellow fever immunisation coverage following a national campaign, Bolivia, 2007
    Lorenzo Pezzoli
    European Programme for Intervention Epidemiology Training, European Centre for Disease Control, Stockholm, Sweden
    Trop Med Int Health 14:355-61. 2009
  6. doi request reprint Packed with Salmonella--investigation of an international outbreak of Salmonella Senftenberg infection linked to contamination of prepacked basil in 2007
    Lorenzo Pezzoli
    European Programme for Intervention Epidemiology Training EPIET, European Centre for Disease Control ECDC, Stockholm, Sweden
    Foodborne Pathog Dis 5:661-8. 2008
  7. doi request reprint From Agadez to Zinder: estimating coverage of the MenAfriVacâ„¢ conjugate vaccine against meningococcal serogroup A in Niger, September 2010 - January 2012
    Saverio Caini
    European Programme for Intervention Epidemiology Training EPIET, European Centre for Disease Prevention and Control ECDC, Stockholm, Sweden
    Vaccine 31:1597-603. 2013

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Publications7

  1. doi request reprint Can we know the immunization status of healthcare workers? Results of a feasibility study in hospital trusts, England, 2008
    L Pezzoli
    European Programme for Intervention Epidemiology Training EPIET, European Centre for Disease Control ECDC, Stockholm, Sweden
    Epidemiol Infect 138:45-52. 2010
    ..2% record staff they have immunized. Our study suggests that setting up a surveillance system to monitor vaccine uptake in healthcare workers is possible but would be challenging, given the variation in current systems...
  2. ncbi request reprint A methodological approach to investigating a nationwide clinical specimen contamination problem in England
    L Pezzoli
    Health Protection Agency, HPA Centre for Infections, London, United Kingdom
    Euro Surveill 14:19234. 2009
    ..To our knowledge, this is a novel approach to the investigation of such a widespread contamination problem, affecting geographically disparate hospitals at the same time...
  3. doi request reprint Clustered lot quality assurance sampling: a tool to monitor immunization coverage rapidly during a national yellow fever and polio vaccination campaign in Cameroon, May 2009
    L Pezzoli
    World Health Organization, Geneva, Switzerland
    Epidemiol Infect 140:14-26. 2012
    ..Hence we recommended a 2-day extension of the campaign. Clustered-LQAS proved to be useful in guiding the campaign vaccination strategy before the completion of the operations...
  4. pmc Intervene before leaving: clustered lot quality assurance sampling to monitor vaccination coverage at health district level before the end of a yellow fever and measles vaccination campaign in Sierra Leone in 2009
    Lorenzo Pezzoli
    Consultant for the World Health Organization, Geneva, Switzerland
    BMC Public Health 12:415. 2012
    ..For both campaigns, the operational objective was to reach 95% of the target population. During the campaign, we used clustered lot quality assurance sampling (C-LQAS) to identify areas of low coverage to recommend timely mop-up actions...
  5. doi request reprint Cluster-sample surveys and lot quality assurance sampling to evaluate yellow fever immunisation coverage following a national campaign, Bolivia, 2007
    Lorenzo Pezzoli
    European Programme for Intervention Epidemiology Training, European Centre for Disease Control, Stockholm, Sweden
    Trop Med Int Health 14:355-61. 2009
    ..To estimate the yellow fever (YF) vaccine coverage for the endemic and non-endemic areas of Bolivia and to determine whether selected districts had acceptable levels of coverage (>70%)...
  6. doi request reprint Packed with Salmonella--investigation of an international outbreak of Salmonella Senftenberg infection linked to contamination of prepacked basil in 2007
    Lorenzo Pezzoli
    European Programme for Intervention Epidemiology Training EPIET, European Centre for Disease Control ECDC, Stockholm, Sweden
    Foodborne Pathog Dis 5:661-8. 2008
    ..Microbiological evidence suggested an association between contamination of fresh basil and the cases of Salmonella Senftenberg infection, leading to withdrawal of basil from all potentially affected batches from the U.K. market...
  7. doi request reprint From Agadez to Zinder: estimating coverage of the MenAfriVacâ„¢ conjugate vaccine against meningococcal serogroup A in Niger, September 2010 - January 2012
    Saverio Caini
    European Programme for Intervention Epidemiology Training EPIET, European Centre for Disease Prevention and Control ECDC, Stockholm, Sweden
    Vaccine 31:1597-603. 2013
    ..Priorities for the future should include incorporating meningitis A vaccination into the existing immunization schedule and assessing its impact at a population level...