Pedro Plans

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Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint [Methodology and applicability of seroepidemiological surveys]
    Pedro Plans Rubió
    Direcció General de Salut Pública, Departament de Salut, Generalitat de Catalunya, Espana
    Rev Esp Salud Publica 83:611-23. 2009
  2. doi request reprint Clinical characteristics and pertussis costs in cases reported to epidemiological services and cases detected in household contacts in Catalonia (Spain)
    P Plans
    Department of Health of Catalonia, Public Health Agency of Catalonia, Roc Boronat 83 95, 08005, Barcelona, Spain
    Eur J Clin Microbiol Infect Dis 35:285-92. 2016
  3. doi request reprint Prevalence of anti-rubella, anti-measles and anti-mumps IgG antibodies in neonates and pregnant women in Catalonia (Spain) in 2013: susceptibility to measles increased from 2003 to 2013
    P Plans
    Public Health Agency of Catalonia, Department of Health of Catalonia, Roc Boronat 83 95, 008005, Barcelona, Spain
    Eur J Clin Microbiol Infect Dis 34:1161-71. 2015
  4. doi request reprint Lack of herd immunity against measles in individuals aged <35 years could explain re-emergence of measles in Catalonia (Spain)
    Pedro Plans
    Public Health Agency of Catalonia, Department of Health of Catalonia, Bac de Roda 83 85, 08005 Barcelona, Spain CIBER Epidemiology and Public Health CIBERESP, Instituto de Salud Carlos III, Madrid, Spain Electronic address
    Int J Infect Dis 18:81-3. 2014
  5. doi request reprint New preventive strategy to eliminate measles, mumps and rubella from Europe based on the serological assessment of herd immunity levels in the population
    P Plans
    Health Department of Catalonia, Public Health Agency of Catalonia, Bac de Roda 81 95, 08005 Barcelona, Spain
    Eur J Clin Microbiol Infect Dis 32:961-6. 2013
  6. doi request reprint The vaccination coverage required to establish herd immunity against influenza viruses
    Pedro Plans-Rubió
    Public Health Agency, Health Department of Catalonia, Roc Boronat 83 85, Barcelona 08005, Spain
    Prev Med 55:72-7. 2012
  7. doi request reprint Evaluation of the establishment of herd immunity in the population by means of serological surveys and vaccination coverage
    Pedro Plans-Rubió
    Health Department of Catalonia, Barcelona, Spain
    Hum Vaccin Immunother 8:184-8. 2012
  8. ncbi request reprint Recommendations for the prevention and treatment of influenza using antiviral drugs based on cost-effectiveness
    Pedro Plans
    Direcció General de Salut Pública, Departament de Salut, Generalitat de Catalunya, Roc Boronat 83 95, Barcelona 08005, Spain
    Expert Rev Pharmacoecon Outcomes Res 8:563-73. 2008
  9. pmc Prevalence of protective measles virus antibody levels in umbilical cord blood samples in Catalonia, Spain
    Pedro Plans
    General Directorate of Public Health, Health Department of Catalonia, Roc Boronat 83 95, 08005 Barcelona, Spain
    Clin Vaccine Immunol 17:691-4. 2010
  10. ncbi request reprint [Evaluation of vaccination programs through serological studies and distributed vaccines]
    Pedro Plans
    Servei d Avaluació de Programes, Direcció General de Salut Pública, Departament de Salut, Barcelona, Espana
    Gac Sanit 19:456-62. 2005

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  1. ncbi request reprint [Methodology and applicability of seroepidemiological surveys]
    Pedro Plans Rubió
    Direcció General de Salut Pública, Departament de Salut, Generalitat de Catalunya, Espana
    Rev Esp Salud Publica 83:611-23. 2009
    ..Seroepidemiological surveys can be used assess immunity levels in different population groups, and to detect sociodemographical and medical variables associated with the immunity, vaccination and infectious diseases...
  2. doi request reprint Clinical characteristics and pertussis costs in cases reported to epidemiological services and cases detected in household contacts in Catalonia (Spain)
    P Plans
    Department of Health of Catalonia, Public Health Agency of Catalonia, Roc Boronat 83 95, 08005, Barcelona, Spain
    Eur J Clin Microbiol Infect Dis 35:285-92. 2016
    ..To assess the clinical characteristics and direct health costs associated with pertussis cases reported to and confirmed by epidemiological services and cases detected among household contacts in Catalonia (Spain) in 2012-2013...
  3. doi request reprint Prevalence of anti-rubella, anti-measles and anti-mumps IgG antibodies in neonates and pregnant women in Catalonia (Spain) in 2013: susceptibility to measles increased from 2003 to 2013
    P Plans
    Public Health Agency of Catalonia, Department of Health of Catalonia, Roc Boronat 83 95, 008005, Barcelona, Spain
    Eur J Clin Microbiol Infect Dis 34:1161-71. 2015
    ..001) from 2003 to 2013. We recommend to develop an MMR prevention programme in women of childbearing age based on mass MMR vaccination or MMR screening and vaccination of susceptible women to increase immunity levels against MMR...
  4. doi request reprint Lack of herd immunity against measles in individuals aged <35 years could explain re-emergence of measles in Catalonia (Spain)
    Pedro Plans
    Public Health Agency of Catalonia, Department of Health of Catalonia, Bac de Roda 83 85, 08005 Barcelona, Spain CIBER Epidemiology and Public Health CIBERESP, Instituto de Salud Carlos III, Madrid, Spain Electronic address
    Int J Infect Dis 18:81-3. 2014
    ..The objective of this study was to assess the association between lack of herd immunity in some population groups and the re-emergence of measles in Catalonia in 2006...
  5. doi request reprint New preventive strategy to eliminate measles, mumps and rubella from Europe based on the serological assessment of herd immunity levels in the population
    P Plans
    Health Department of Catalonia, Public Health Agency of Catalonia, Bac de Roda 81 95, 08005 Barcelona, Spain
    Eur J Clin Microbiol Infect Dis 32:961-6. 2013
    ..The new preventive strategy should be used to detect priority population groups for preventive and surveillance activities in European countries...
  6. doi request reprint The vaccination coverage required to establish herd immunity against influenza viruses
    Pedro Plans-Rubió
    Public Health Agency, Health Department of Catalonia, Roc Boronat 83 85, Barcelona 08005, Spain
    Prev Med 55:72-7. 2012
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  7. doi request reprint Evaluation of the establishment of herd immunity in the population by means of serological surveys and vaccination coverage
    Pedro Plans-Rubió
    Health Department of Catalonia, Barcelona, Spain
    Hum Vaccin Immunother 8:184-8. 2012
    ....
  8. ncbi request reprint Recommendations for the prevention and treatment of influenza using antiviral drugs based on cost-effectiveness
    Pedro Plans
    Direcció General de Salut Pública, Departament de Salut, Generalitat de Catalunya, Roc Boronat 83 95, Barcelona 08005, Spain
    Expert Rev Pharmacoecon Outcomes Res 8:563-73. 2008
    ..The stockpile of antiviral drugs should be maintained in developed countries because they are cost effective for the prevention and treatment of a possible influenza pandemic...
  9. pmc Prevalence of protective measles virus antibody levels in umbilical cord blood samples in Catalonia, Spain
    Pedro Plans
    General Directorate of Public Health, Health Department of Catalonia, Roc Boronat 83 95, 08005 Barcelona, Spain
    Clin Vaccine Immunol 17:691-4. 2010
    ..5%. The mean measles virus antibody level was 3,406 mIU/ml and increased with maternal age. Measles vaccination was reported by 42% of pregnant women and decreased with age...
  10. ncbi request reprint [Evaluation of vaccination programs through serological studies and distributed vaccines]
    Pedro Plans
    Servei d Avaluació de Programes, Direcció General de Salut Pública, Departament de Salut, Barcelona, Espana
    Gac Sanit 19:456-62. 2005
    ....
  11. doi request reprint Prevalence of antibody to Bordetella pertussis in neonates and prevalence of recent pertussis infection in pregnant women in Catalonia (Spain) in 2003 and 2013
    Pedro Plans
    From the Public Health Agency of Catalonia, Catalonia CIBER de Epidemiología y Salud Pública CIBERESP, Instituto de Salud Carlos III, Madrid Obstetrics Service, Hospital Josep Trueta of Girona, Girona Instituto de Salud Carlos III, Madrid Preventive Medicine and Epidemiology Service, Hospital Vall d Hebron of Barcelona Ginaecology and Obstetrics Service, Hospital del Mar of Barcelona Public Health Agency of Barcelona Obstetrics Service, Hospital Vall d Hebron of Barcelona Department of Public Health, University of Barcelona, Barcelona, Spain
    Pediatr Infect Dis J 33:1114-8. 2014
    ..Infections because of Bordetella pertussis still occur in infants and adults in European countries, despite vaccination coverage against pertussis being high...
  12. ncbi request reprint Prevalence of pertussis antibodies in umbilical cord blood samples in Catalonia, Spain
    Pedro Plans
    General Directorate of Public Health, Department of Health of Catalonia, Barcelona, Spain
    Pediatr Infect Dis J 27:1023-5. 2008
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  13. doi request reprint Prevalence of antibodies associated with herd immunity: a new indicator to evaluate the establishment of herd immunity and to decide immunization strategies
    Pedro Plans
    Health Department of Catalonia, General Directorate of Public Health, Barcelona, Spain
    Med Decis Making 30:438-43. 2010
    ....