Walter E P Beyer
Country: The Netherlands
- Heterogeneity of case definitions used in vaccine effectiveness studies--and its impact on meta-analysisWalter E P Beyer
National Influenza Centre, Department of Virology, Erasmus Medical Centre, P O Box 1738, NL 3000 DR Rotterdam, The Netherlands
Vaccine 24:6602-4. 2006..Such findings call for a cautious interpretation of combined vaccine effectiveness estimates. Internationally agreed case and observation period definitions would be desirable to facilitate future meta-analyses...
- Protection of mice against lethal infection with highly pathogenic H7N7 influenza A virus by using a recombinant low-pathogenicity vaccine strainEmmie de Wit
Department of Virology, Erasmus Medical Center, P.O. Box 1738, 3000 DR Rotterdam, The Netherlands
J Virol 79:12401-7. 2005..The data presented suggest that vaccine candidates based on low-pathogenicity avian influenza A viruses, which can be prepared ahead of pandemic threats, can be efficacious if an effective adjuvant is used...
- Mortality benefits of influenza vaccination in elderly peopleCarel Thijs
Lancet Infect Dis 8:460-1; author reply 463-5. 2008