Country: The Netherlands
- Pertussis sources of infection and routes of transmission in the vaccination eraJoop Schellekens
Diagnostic Laboratory for Infectious Diseases and Perinatal Screening, RIVM, Bilthoven, The Netherlands
Pediatr Infect Dis J 24:S19-24. 2005..Besides reducing morbidity in the targeted groups, these strategies could decrease the residual burden of pertussis morbidity and mortality in infants...
- A large outbreak of Legionnaires' disease at a flower show, the Netherlands, 1999Jeroen W Den Boer
National Institute of Public Health and the Environment, Bilthoven, The Netherlands
Emerg Infect Dis 8:37-43. 2002..Persons who paused at the whirlpool spa in hall 3 were at increased risk for becoming ill. This study illustrates that whirlpool spas may be an important health hazard if disinfection fails...
- New pertussis vaccination strategies beyond infancy: recommendations by the global pertussis initiativeKevin D Forsyth
Department of Paediatraics and Child Health, Flinders Medical Center, Flinders University, Adelaide, South Australia, Australia
Clin Infect Dis 39:1802-9. 2004..The Global Pertussis Initiative, an expert scientific forum, was established to address the ongoing problems associated with pertussis disease worldwide...