M B Rennels
Affiliation: University of Maryland
- Lack of consistent relationship between quantity of aluminum in diphtheria-tetanus-acellular pertussis vaccines and rates of extensive swelling reactionsMargaret B Rennels
University of Maryland School of Medicine, Baltimore 21201, USA
Vaccine 20:S44-7. 2002..Because of the inconsistency of the data, a dose response between local reactogenicity and aluminum is questionable...
- Diminution of the anti-polyribosylribitol phosphate response to a combined diphtheria-tetanus-acellular pertussis/Haemophilus influenzae type b vaccine by concurrent inactivated poliovirus vaccinationM B Rennels
University of Maryland School of Medicine, Baltimore, USA
Pediatr Infect Dis J 19:417-23. 2000..A trial was conducted in which infants received a DTaP and Hib vaccine, separately (+) or combined (/), with either all OPV, all IPV or sequential IPV-OPV for the primary series of vaccinations...
- Extensive swelling after booster doses of acellular pertussis-tetanus-diphtheria vaccinesM B Rennels
University of Maryland School of Medicine, Baltimore, Maryland, USA
Pediatrics 105:e12. 2000..However, local reactions increase in rate and severity with each successive DTaP dose, and swelling of the entire injected limb has been reported after booster doses...
- Safety and immunogenicity of four doses of Neisseria meningitidis group C vaccine conjugated to CRM197 in United States infantsM B Rennels
Center for Vaccine Development and Department of Pediatrics, University of Maryland School of Medicine, Baltimore, USA
Pediatr Infect Dis J 20:153-9. 2001..It appears to be an attractive candidate vaccine for the prevention of serogroup C meningococcal disease in young children...
- Safety, reactogenicity, and immunogenicity of a tetravalent meningococcal polysaccharide-diphtheria toxoid conjugate vaccine given to healthy adultsJames D Campbell
Center for Vaccine Development, University of Maryland School of Medicine, Baltimore, Maryland 21201, USA
J Infect Dis 186:1848-51. 2002....
- Extensive swelling reactions occurring after booster doses of diphtheria-tetanus-acellular pertussis vaccinesMargaret B Rennels
Center for Vaccine Development, Department of Pediatrics, University of Maryland School of Medicine, Room 480, 685 West Baltimore Street, Baltimore, MD 21201, USA
Semin Pediatr Infect Dis 14:196-8. 2003..Important, unanswered questions are the safety of revaccinating a child who previously has had an extensive local reaction and the safety of introducing further DTaP boosters into the adolescent and adult populations...
- Combined tetanus, diphtheria, and 5-component pertussis vaccine for use in adolescents and adultsMichael E Pichichero
University of Rochester Medical Center, Rochester, NY 14642, USA
JAMA 293:3003-11. 2005..Increasing reports of pertussis among US adolescents, adults, and their infant contacts have stimulated vaccine development for older age groups...
- Safety of a fifth dose of diphtheria and tetanus toxoid and acellular pertussis vaccine in children experiencing extensive, local reactions to the fourth doseMargaret B Rennels
Department of Pediatrics, Center for Vaccine Development, University of Maryland School of Medicine, Baltimore, MD, USA
Pediatr Infect Dis J 27:464-5. 2008..Of 20 children with extensive local reactions after dose 4, only 4 experienced entire upper arm swelling and 7 had swelling >5 cm after dose 5. These reactions were well tolerated and support revaccination...