Affiliation: University of Lausanne
- Contact and communication with healthcare providers regarding influenza vaccination during the 2009-2010 H1N1 pandemicJurgen Maurer
Institute of Health Economics and Management, University of Lausanne, Lausanne, Switzerland
Prev Med 52:459-64. 2011..We measured the frequency and nature of influenza vaccination communication between healthcare providers and adults for both seasonal and 2009 influenza A(H1N1) vaccination and quantified its association with uptake of the two vaccines...
- Who knew? Awareness of being recommended for influenza vaccination among U.S. adultsJurgen Maurer
Institute of Health Economics and Management, University of Lausanne and RAND Corporation, Arlington, VA, USA
Influenza Other Respi Viruses 6:284-90. 2012..S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention recommends annual influenza vaccination to all people aged 6 months and older unless contraindicated...
- Support for seasonal influenza vaccination requirements among US healthcare personnelJurgen Maurer
RAND Corporation, Arlington, Virginia, USA
Infect Control Hosp Epidemiol 33:213-21. 2012....
- Education and male-female differences in later-life cognition: international evidence from Latin America and the CaribbeanJurgen Maurer
Institute of Health Economics and Management, University of Lausanne, Switzerland
Demography 48:915-30. 2011....
- Is getting influenza vaccine coverage data out during mid-season feasible? Evidence from a national survey of U.S. adultsKatherine M Harris
RAND Corporation, 1200 Hayes Street, Arlington, VA 22202 5050, United States
Vaccine 27:3697-9. 2009..If reported annually, national-level estimates of mid-season vaccine use could provide a benchmark against which to measure progress of strategies deployed at mid-season to improve influenza vaccination coverage...
- Do people who intend to get a flu shot actually get one?Katherine M Harris
RAND Corporation, Arlington, VA, USA
J Gen Intern Med 24:1311-3. 2009..Vaccination against seasonal influenza is far from universal among groups specifically recommended for vaccine. There is little research to guide communication with patients about vaccination...
- Perceived seriousness of seasonal and A(H1N1) influenzas, attitudes toward vaccination, and vaccine uptake among U.S. adults: does the source of information matter?Jurgen Maurer
RAND Corporation, Arlington, VA 22202, USA
Prev Med 51:185-7. 2010..We further documented how vaccine uptake and attitudes varied by main information source used in vaccination decisions...
- Awareness of government seasonal and 2009 H1N1 influenza vaccination recommendations among targeted US adults: the role of provider interactionsJurgen Maurer
RAND Corporation, Arlington 22202, VA, USA
Am J Infect Control 38:489-90. 2010..Provider-based vaccination counseling may help increase adults' awareness of federal vaccination recommendations...
- Height, education and later-life cognition in Latin America and the CaribbeanJurgen Maurer
RAND Corporation, 1200 South Hayes Street, Arltington, VA 22202 5050, USA
Econ Hum Biol 8:168-76. 2010..Education displays strong positive gradients with the employed measures of childhood circumstances - including height - which points to education as a potential pathway linking early-life conditions and later-life cognitive function...
- Workplace efforts to promote influenza vaccination among healthcare personnel and their association with uptake during the 2009 pandemic influenza A (H1N1)Katherine Harris
RAND Corporation, 1200 South Hayes Street, Arlington, VA, United States
Vaccine 29:2978-85. 2011..We measured workplace efforts to promote influenza vaccination among HCP in the U.S. and their association with seasonal and pandemic vaccination during the 2009-10 influenza season...
- Racial and ethnic disparities in uptake and location of vaccination for 2009-H1N1 and seasonal influenzaLori Uscher-Pines
RAND Corporation, Arlington, VA 22202, USA
Am J Public Health 101:1252-5. 2011..Our results highlight the need for a better understanding of how communication methods and vaccine distribution strategies affect vaccine uptake within minority communities...
- Healthy young and middle age adults: what will it take to vaccinate them for influenza?Lori Uscher-Pines
RAND Corporation, 1200 South Hayes Street, Arlington, VA 22202 5050, USA
Vaccine 28:7420-2. 2010..52%), and to visit a doctor's office during vaccination season (41% vs. 69%). To boost rates of influenza vaccination in this population, new and untraditional strategies aimed at encouraging first-time vaccination are needed...
- Does receipt of seasonal influenza vaccine predict intention to receive novel H1N1 vaccine: evidence from a nationally representative survey of U.S. adultsJurgen Maurer
RAND Corporation, Arlington, VA 22202 5050, USA
Vaccine 27:5732-4. 2009..6%, which corresponds to roughly 115 million adult vaccinations. Moreover, novel H1N1 vaccination intentions are strongly associated with seasonal influenza vaccinations, suggesting common attitudinal barriers to both vaccines...