- Economic burden and absenteeism from influenza-like illness in healthy households with children (5-17 years) in the USSu Li
PharmacoEconomics and Outcomes Research Group, Medical Affairs, MedImmune Inc, One MedImmune Way, Gaithersburg, MD 20878, USA
Respir Med 101:1244-50. 2007..School children (5-17 years) function as vectors in influenza epidemics. The objective of this study was to quantify the burden of influenza-like illness (ILI) on US healthy households with school-aged children...
- Benefits and costs of immunizing children against influenza at school: an economic analysis based on a large-cluster controlled clinical trialJordana Schmier
MedImmune Inc in Gaithersburg, Maryland, USA
Health Aff (Millwood) 27:w96-104. 2008..The results show that immunization reduces disease among children and adults and is cost-saving to society. An epidemiologically based influenza immunization policy might be an important supplement to the existing risk-based policy...