Umit Kartoglu

Summary

Affiliation: World Health Organization
Country: Switzerland

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Use of cool water packs to prevent freezing during vaccine transportation at the country level
    Umit Kartoglu
    Scientist, Family and Community Health Department of Immunization, Vaccines and Biologicals, Performance, Quality and Safety L267, World Health Organization, 20 Avenue Appia, 27 Geneva 1211 Switzerland
    PDA J Pharm Sci Technol 63:11-26. 2009
  2. doi request reprint Improving temperature monitoring in the vaccine cold chain at the periphery: an intervention study using a 30-day electronic refrigerator temperature logger (Fridge-tag)
    Umit Kartoglu
    World Health Organization, Department of Immunization, Vaccines and Biologicals, Quality, Safety and Standards, 20 Avenue Appia, 27 Geneva 1211, Switzerland
    Vaccine 28:4065-72. 2010
  3. pmc Validation of the shake test for detecting freeze damage to adsorbed vaccines
    Umit Kartoglu
    Department of Immunization, Vaccines and Biologicals, World Health Organization, Geneva, Switzerland
    Bull World Health Organ 88:624-31. 2010

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Detail Information

Publications3

  1. ncbi request reprint Use of cool water packs to prevent freezing during vaccine transportation at the country level
    Umit Kartoglu
    Scientist, Family and Community Health Department of Immunization, Vaccines and Biologicals, Performance, Quality and Safety L267, World Health Organization, 20 Avenue Appia, 27 Geneva 1211 Switzerland
    PDA J Pharm Sci Technol 63:11-26. 2009
    ..To study the impact of the use of cool water packs (water packs refrigerated at 2 to 8 degrees C) on the cold life of vaccine transport boxes and the shelf life of the vaccines...
  2. doi request reprint Improving temperature monitoring in the vaccine cold chain at the periphery: an intervention study using a 30-day electronic refrigerator temperature logger (Fridge-tag)
    Umit Kartoglu
    World Health Organization, Department of Immunization, Vaccines and Biologicals, Quality, Safety and Standards, 20 Avenue Appia, 27 Geneva 1211, Switzerland
    Vaccine 28:4065-72. 2010
    ..Fridge-tag has proven to be an effective tool in providing health workers with the information they need to take the necessary actions when there are refrigerator temperature variations...
  3. pmc Validation of the shake test for detecting freeze damage to adsorbed vaccines
    Umit Kartoglu
    Department of Immunization, Vaccines and Biologicals, World Health Organization, Geneva, Switzerland
    Bull World Health Organ 88:624-31. 2010
    ..To determine the validity of the shake test for detecting freeze damage in aluminium-based, adsorbed, freeze-sensitive vaccines...