- Estimating influenza-related sick leave in Norway: was work absenteeism higher during the 2009 A(H1N1) pandemic compared to seasonal epidemics?B F De Blasio
Department of Biostatistics, Institute of Basic Medical Sciences, University of Oslo, Oslo, Norway
Euro Surveill 17:. 2012..012% (95% CI: 0.004-0.028%) in 2008/09. In conclusion, GP-certified and parental care work absence were higher in the pandemic season. More studies are needed to quantify the burden of self-certified sick leave...
- Intercellular calcium signalling in cultured renal epithelia: a theoretical study of synchronization mode and pacemaker activityBirgitte Freiesleben De Blasio
The Niels Bohr Institute, University of Copenhagen, Copenhagen, Denmark
Eur Biophys J 33:657-70. 2004..The collective frequency is the result of a two-way communication between the phase-advanced pacemaker and its environment...
- Effect of vaccines and antivirals during the major 2009 A(H1N1) pandemic wave in Norway--and the influence of vaccination timingBirgitte Freiesleben de Blasio
Department of Biostatistics, Institute of Basic Medical Science, University of Oslo, Oslo, Norway
PLoS ONE 7:e30018. 2012..In conclusion, vaccination timing was a critical factor in relation to the spread of the 2009 A(H1N1) influenza. Our results also corroborate the central role of children for the transmission of A(H1N1) pandemic influenza...