Affiliation: The World Bank
- Acute infections, infection pressure, and atopyM Paunio
Department of Health, Ministry of Social Affairs and Health, Helsinki, Finland
Clin Exp Allergy 36:634-9. 2006..We thus investigated associations between acute infections, infection pressure (i.e. number of daily child contacts) and atopy in one of the largest population-based medical surveys ever published in the medical literature...
- Etiology of measles- and rubella-like illnesses in measles, mumps, and rubella-vaccinated childrenI Davidkin
National Public Health Institute, Helsinki University Central Hospital, Helsinki, Finland
J Infect Dis 178:1567-70. 1998..Each suspected vaccine failure requires laboratory confirmation to maintain reliable surveillance and control and to establish the specific etiology of the disease...
- Mumps and rubella eliminated from FinlandH Peltola
Hospital for Children and Adolescents, PO Box 281, FIN 00029 HUS, Helsinki, Finland
JAMA 284:2643-7. 2000..Despite the ongoing possibility of imported disease, major outbreaks probably can be avoided by maintaining high vaccination coverage and the 2-dose policy. JAMA. 2000;284:2643-2647...