- Seroprevalence of Bordetella pertussis infection during pregnancy measured by IgG antibodies against pertussis toxinJudith E Nooitgedagt
Department of Pediatrics, Groene Hart Ziekenhuis, Gouda
Clin Infect Dis 49:1086-9. 2009..3% had serological evidence of infection. Maternal vaccination should be considered to prevent pertussis in newborns...
- [Pertussis in young infants: a dangerous disease with non-specific signs]Judith E Nooitgedagt
UMC St Radboud, Nijmegen, afd Kindergeneeskunde, The Netherlands
Ned Tijdschr Geneeskd 157:A5573. 2013..More efficient vaccination strategies should be discussed to prevent both the transmission of B. pertussis and the occurrence of severe and fatal pertussis in young infants...