- Changing epidemiology of invasive pneumococcal disease among older adults in the era of pediatric pneumococcal conjugate vaccineCatherine A Lexau
Minnesota Department of Health, Minneapolis 55155 2538, USA
JAMA 294:2043-51. 2005..Early after its introduction, incidence of invasive pneumococcal disease declined among older adults, a group at high risk for pneumococcal disease...
- Invasive pneumococcal disease among infants before and after introduction of pneumococcal conjugate vaccineKatherine A Poehling
Department of Pediatrics, Vanderbilt University School of Medicine, Nashville, TN 37232 2504, USA
JAMA 295:1668-74. 2006..Streptococcus pneumoniae is a serious infection in young infants. A heptavalent pneumococcal conjugate vaccine (PCV7) was licensed in 2000 and recommended for all children aged 2 to 23 months...