immunization programs

Summary

Summary: Organized services to administer immunization procedures in the prevention of various diseases. The programs are made available over a wide range of sites: schools, hospitals, public health agencies, voluntary health agencies, etc. They are administered to an equally wide range of population groups or on various administrative levels: community, municipal, state, national, international.

Top Publications

  1. ncbi Optimizing influenza vaccine distribution
    Jan Medlock
    Epidemiology and Public Health, Yale University School of Medicine, 60 College Street, New Haven, CT 06520 8034, USA
    Science 325:1705-8. 2009
  2. pmc Modelling mitigation strategies for pandemic (H1N1) 2009
    Marija Zivkovic Gojovic
    Toronto Health Economics and Technology Assessment Collaborative, University of Toronto, Research Institute of the Hospital for Sick Children, Toronto, ON
    CMAJ 181:673-80. 2009
  3. ncbi Timing of children's vaccinations in 45 low-income and middle-income countries: an analysis of survey data
    Andrew Clark
    Department of Public Health and Policy, London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine, London, UK
    Lancet 373:1543-9. 2009
  4. ncbi Tracking progress towards universal childhood immunisation and the impact of global initiatives: a systematic analysis of three-dose diphtheria, tetanus, and pertussis immunisation coverage
    Stephen S Lim
    Institute for Health Metrics and Evaluation, University of Washington, Seattle, WA, USA
    Lancet 372:2031-46. 2008
  5. ncbi Hepatitis B virus infection: epidemiology and vaccination
    Colin W Shepard
    Epidemiology Branch, Division of Viral Hepatitis, National Center for Infectious Diseases, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, GA 30333, USA
    Epidemiol Rev 28:112-25. 2006
  6. pmc Newsprint media representations of the introduction of the HPV vaccination programme for cervical cancer prevention in the UK (2005-2008)
    Shona Hilton
    Medical Research Council, Social and Public Health Sciences Unit, 4 Lilybank Gardens, Glasgow, United Kingdom
    Soc Sci Med 70:942-50. 2010
  7. ncbi Cost-effectiveness analyses of vaccination programmes : a focused review of modelling approaches
    Sun Young Kim
    Program in Health Decision Science, Department of Health Policy and Management, Harvard School of Public Health, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    Pharmacoeconomics 26:191-215. 2008
  8. ncbi Health care utilization for pneumonia in young children after routine pneumococcal conjugate vaccine use in the United States
    Fangjun Zhou
    National Center for Immunization and Respiratory Diseases, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, 1600 Clifton Rd NE, Mail Stop E 52, Atlanta, GA 30333, USA
    Arch Pediatr Adolesc Med 161:1162-8. 2007
  9. ncbi Determinants of Dutch parents' decisions to vaccinate their child
    T G W Paulussen
    TNO Prevention and Health, P O Box 2215, 2301 CE Leiden, The Netherlands
    Vaccine 24:644-51. 2006
  10. ncbi Containing pandemic influenza at the source
    Ira M Longini
    Department of Biostatistics, The Rollins School of Public Health, Emory University, 1518 Clifton Road, N E, Atlanta, GA 30322, USA
    Science 309:1083-7. 2005

Detail Information

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  1. ncbi Optimizing influenza vaccine distribution
    Jan Medlock
    Epidemiology and Public Health, Yale University School of Medicine, 60 College Street, New Haven, CT 06520 8034, USA
    Science 325:1705-8. 2009
    ..We also found that previous and new recommendations from the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention both for the novel swine-origin influenza and, particularly, for seasonal influenza, are suboptimal for all outcome measures...
  2. pmc Modelling mitigation strategies for pandemic (H1N1) 2009
    Marija Zivkovic Gojovic
    Toronto Health Economics and Technology Assessment Collaborative, University of Toronto, Research Institute of the Hospital for Sick Children, Toronto, ON
    CMAJ 181:673-80. 2009
    ..Simulation models can be used to project the effectiveness of mitigation strategies, but the choice of the best scenario may change depending on model assumptions and uncertainties...
  3. ncbi Timing of children's vaccinations in 45 low-income and middle-income countries: an analysis of survey data
    Andrew Clark
    Department of Public Health and Policy, London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine, London, UK
    Lancet 373:1543-9. 2009
    ..We estimated vaccination coverage at different ages, and delays in administration, in 45 low-income and middle-income countries...
  4. ncbi Tracking progress towards universal childhood immunisation and the impact of global initiatives: a systematic analysis of three-dose diphtheria, tetanus, and pertussis immunisation coverage
    Stephen S Lim
    Institute for Health Metrics and Evaluation, University of Washington, Seattle, WA, USA
    Lancet 372:2031-46. 2008
    ..We estimated the coverage of three doses of diphtheria, tetanus, and pertussis vaccine (DTP3) based on surveys using all available data...
  5. ncbi Hepatitis B virus infection: epidemiology and vaccination
    Colin W Shepard
    Epidemiology Branch, Division of Viral Hepatitis, National Center for Infectious Diseases, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, GA 30333, USA
    Epidemiol Rev 28:112-25. 2006
    ..Many resource-poor nations have recently initiated universal hepatitis B immunization programs with assistance from the Global Alliance for Vaccines and Immunization...
  6. pmc Newsprint media representations of the introduction of the HPV vaccination programme for cervical cancer prevention in the UK (2005-2008)
    Shona Hilton
    Medical Research Council, Social and Public Health Sciences Unit, 4 Lilybank Gardens, Glasgow, United Kingdom
    Soc Sci Med 70:942-50. 2010
    ..Secondly, the focus on prevalence rates of HPV infection among women and on women's sexual behaviours, in relation to HPV vaccination 'encouraging' promiscuity, is an unhelpful aspect of media coverage...
  7. ncbi Cost-effectiveness analyses of vaccination programmes : a focused review of modelling approaches
    Sun Young Kim
    Program in Health Decision Science, Department of Health Policy and Management, Harvard School of Public Health, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    Pharmacoeconomics 26:191-215. 2008
    ..Our results emphasize the need to improve modelling methods for CEAs of vaccination programmes; specifically, model choice, construction, assessment and validation...
  8. ncbi Health care utilization for pneumonia in young children after routine pneumococcal conjugate vaccine use in the United States
    Fangjun Zhou
    National Center for Immunization and Respiratory Diseases, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, 1600 Clifton Rd NE, Mail Stop E 52, Atlanta, GA 30333, USA
    Arch Pediatr Adolesc Med 161:1162-8. 2007
    ..To estimate the effect of 7-valent pneumococcal conjugate vaccine (PCV7) on rates of pneumonia-related health care utilization and costs in children younger than 2 years...
  9. ncbi Determinants of Dutch parents' decisions to vaccinate their child
    T G W Paulussen
    TNO Prevention and Health, P O Box 2215, 2301 CE Leiden, The Netherlands
    Vaccine 24:644-51. 2006
    ..Educational campaigns and practitioners' advice should provide complete information about all aspects of the question, enabling parents to make well-considered and therefore enduring decisions...
  10. ncbi Containing pandemic influenza at the source
    Ira M Longini
    Department of Biostatistics, The Rollins School of Public Health, Emory University, 1518 Clifton Road, N E, Atlanta, GA 30322, USA
    Science 309:1083-7. 2005
    ..1. Combinations of targeted antiviral prophylaxis, pre-vaccination, and quarantine could contain strains with an R(0) as high as 2.4...
  11. ncbi Pneumonia after implementation of the pneumococcal conjugate vaccine program in the province of Quebec, Canada
    Philippe De Wals
    Department of Social and Preventive Medicine, Laval University, Quebec City, Canada
    Pediatr Infect Dis J 27:963-8. 2008
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  12. ncbi History of influenza vaccination programs in Japan
    Yoshio Hirota
    Department of Public Health, Osaka City University Faculty of Medicine, 1 4 3 Asahi machi, Osaka 545 8585, Japan
    Vaccine 26:6451-4. 2008
    ..The present symposium, as part of the 9th Annual Meeting of the Japanese Society for Vaccinology in 2005, was planned to further introduce epidemiological concepts useful in studying influenza vaccine efficacy...
  13. ncbi Impact of the seven-valent pneumococcal conjugate vaccination (PCV7) programme on childhood hospital admissions for bacterial pneumonia and empyema in England: national time-trends study, 1997-2008
    Elizabeth Koshy
    Department of Primary Care and Public Health, Reynolds Building, Imperial College London, Charing Cross Campus, London W6 8RP, UK
    Thorax 65:770-4. 2010
    ..The aim of this study was to report national time trends in hospital admissions for childhood bacterial pneumonia and empyema in England before and after the introduction of PCV7...
  14. ncbi Determinants for HPV vaccine uptake in the Netherlands: A multilevel study
    Marc Rondy
    National Institute for Public Health and the Environment RIVM, Centre for Infectious Disease Control, Epidemiology and Surveillance Unit, Bilthoven, The Netherlands
    Vaccine 28:2070-5. 2010
    ..Furthermore, lower uptake in areas with lower socioeconomic status needs attention since participation to cervical screening is also lower in these areas...
  15. pmc WHO and UNICEF estimates of national infant immunization coverage: methods and processes
    Anthony Burton
    Department of Immunization, Vaccines and Biologicals, World Health Organization, Geneva, Switzerland
    Bull World Health Organ 87:535-41. 2009
    ..These country-specific estimates, available from 1980 onward, are updated annually...
  16. pmc Strategies for pandemic and seasonal influenza vaccination of schoolchildren in the United States
    Nicole E Basta
    Department of Epidemiology, School of Public Health, University of Washington, Seattle, Washington, USA
    Am J Epidemiol 170:679-86. 2009
    ..Given the current worldwide threat of novel influenza A (H1N1), with an estimated R of 1.4-1.6, health officials should consider strategies for vaccinating children against novel influenza A (H1N1) as well as seasonal influenza...
  17. pmc Determinants of vaccination coverage in rural Nigeria
    Olumuyiwa O Odusanya
    Department of Community Health and Primary Health Care, Lagos State University College of Medicine, P, M, B, 21216, Ikeja, Lagos State, Nigeria
    BMC Public Health 8:381. 2008
    ..The objective of this survey was to assess vaccination coverage and its determinants in this rural community in Nigeria..
  18. ncbi WHO Guide for standardisation of economic evaluations of immunization programmes
    Damian G Walker
    Health Economics, Health Systems Program, Department of International Health, Bloomberg School of Public Health, Johns Hopkins University, 615 North Wolfe Street, Baltimore, MD 21205, USA
    Vaccine 28:2356-9. 2010
    ..They aim to provide clear and concise, practical and high quality guidance for those who conduct economic evaluations...
  19. ncbi Measles control in Sub-Saharan Africa: South Africa as a case study
    Stéphane Verguet
    Department of Global Health, University of Washington, Seattle, WA 98104, USA
    Vaccine 30:1594-600. 2012
    ..This paper examines measles immunization and the impact of measles supplemental immunization activities (SIAs) on routine immunization coverage in South Africa (SA)...
  20. ncbi Historical comparisons of morbidity and mortality for vaccine-preventable diseases in the United States
    Sandra W Roush
    National Center for Immunization and Respiratory Diseases, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, Georgia 30333, USA
    JAMA 298:2155-63. 2007
    ..National vaccine recommendations in the United States target an increasing number of vaccine-preventable diseases for reduction, elimination, or eradication...
  21. ncbi Public health. Who should get influenza vaccine when not all can?
    Ezekiel J Emanuel
    Department of Clinical Bioethics, Clinical Center, National Institutes of Health, Bethesda, MD 20892 1156, USA
    Science 312:854-5. 2006
  22. ncbi Cluster-sample surveys and lot quality assurance sampling to evaluate yellow fever immunisation coverage following a national campaign, Bolivia, 2007
    Lorenzo Pezzoli
    European Programme for Intervention Epidemiology Training, European Centre for Disease Control, Stockholm, Sweden
    Trop Med Int Health 14:355-61. 2009
    ..To estimate the yellow fever (YF) vaccine coverage for the endemic and non-endemic areas of Bolivia and to determine whether selected districts had acceptable levels of coverage (>70%)...
  23. ncbi Is use of the human papillomavirus vaccine among female college students related to human papillomavirus knowledge and risk perception?
    Andrea S Licht
    Roswell Park Cancer Institute, Elm and Carlton, Buffalo, New York 14263, USA
    Sex Transm Infect 86:74-8. 2010
    ..The aims of this study were to assess HPV vaccination rates and to examine whether knowledge and risk perceptions regarding HPV were associated with the reported use of the HPV vaccine among female college students...
  24. ncbi An overview on the implementation of HPV vaccination in Europe
    Paolo Bonanni
    Department of Public Health University of Florence, Florence, Italy
    Hum Vaccin 7:128-35. 2011
    ..Catch-up programs should also be implemented wherever possible, in order to deliver more and even earlier benefits, and effective communication strategies need to be adopted...
  25. ncbi Urine testing as a surveillance tool to monitor the impact of HPV immunization programs
    Kate Cuschieri
    Scottish HPV Reference Laboratory, Directorate of Laboratory Medicine, Royal Infirmary of Edinburgh, Edinburgh, United Kingdom
    J Med Virol 83:1983-7. 2011
    HPV surveillance is necessary to monitor the impact and success of HPV immunization programs. This study was designed to evaluate the performance of HPV testing in urine to assess its suitability for epidemiological and surveillance ..
  26. ncbi HPV vaccination in France: uptake, costs and issues for the National Health Insurance
    Jean Paul Fagot
    Caisse Nationale de l Assurance Maladie, Paris, France
    Vaccine 29:3610-6. 2011
    ..In addition, the current vaccination coverage rate is compared with the coverage rates assumed in cost-effectiveness studies...
  27. ncbi Public health and economic impact of the 13-valent pneumococcal conjugate vaccine (PCV13) in the United States
    Jaime L Rubin
    i3 Innovus, 10 Cabot Road, Suite 304, Medford, MA 02155 USA
    Vaccine 28:7634-43. 2010
    ..6 billion over a 10-year period. The serotype catch-up program would prevent an additional 12,600 IPD cases and 404,000 pneumonia cases, and save an additional $737 million compared with no catch-up program...
  28. ncbi Protective efficacy of a monovalent oral type 1 poliovirus vaccine: a case-control study
    Nicholas C Grassly
    Department of Infectious Disease Epidemiology, Imperial College London, London, UK
    Lancet 369:1356-62. 2007
    ..A high-potency monovalent oral type 1 poliovirus vaccine (mOPV1) was developed in 2005 to tackle persistent poliovirus transmission in the last remaining infected countries. Our aim was to assess the efficacy of this vaccine in India...
  29. ncbi Ascertainment of childhood vaccination histories in northern Malawi
    A Jahn
    Karonga Prevention Study, Chilumba, Malawi
    Trop Med Int Health 13:129-38. 2008
    ..To assess factors related to recorded vaccine uptake, which may confound the evaluation of vaccine impact...
  30. ncbi Accuracy and quality of immunization information systems in forty-one low income countries
    Xavier Bosch-Capblanch
    Swiss Centre for International Health Swiss Tropical Institute, Basel, Switzerland
    Trop Med Int Health 14:2-10. 2009
    ..To measure the accuracy and quality of immunization information systems in a range of low-income countries eligible to receive GAVI support...
  31. ncbi Impact and effectiveness of meningococcal C conjugate vaccine following its introduction in Spain
    Amparo Larrauri
    Red Nacional de Vigilancia Epidemiológica, Centro Nacional de Epidemiologia, Instituto de Salud Carlos III, Sinesio Delgado 6, 28029 Madrid, Spain
    Vaccine 23:4097-100. 2005
    ..Accordingly, there is a need for ongoing re-evaluation of VE and ascertainment of long-term vaccine protection. The findings reported would allow to decide on the advisability of revising current vaccination guidelines...
  32. ncbi Impact of infant immunization programs with pneumococcal conjugate vaccine in Europe
    Markus Rose
    Children s Hospital, Goethe University, Theodor Stern Kai 7, 60590 Frankfurt, Germany
    Expert Rev Vaccines 8:1351-64. 2009
    ..Many studies documented the impact on invasive pneumococcal disease, but also on noninvasive pneumococcal disease. This review summarizes current evidence on the population-based impact of infant immunization programs in Europe.
  33. ncbi Effectiveness and cost effectiveness of human papillomavirus vaccine: a systematic review
    Fawziah Marra
    University of British Columbia, Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada
    Pharmacoeconomics 27:127-47. 2009
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  34. ncbi Intermittent preventive treatment for malaria and anaemia control in Tanzanian infants; the development and implementation of a public health strategy
    Fatuma Manzi
    Ifakara Health Institute, P O Box 78373, Dar es Salaam, Tanzania
    Trans R Soc Trop Med Hyg 103:79-86. 2009
    ..4 min (range 1.6-28.9) per nurse per vaccination clinic. The collaborative approach between researchers and health staff effectively translated research findings into a strategy fit for public health implementation...
  35. ncbi Comparison of two survey methodologies to assess vaccination coverage
    Elizabeth T Luman
    Global Immunization Division, National Immunization Program, U S Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, 1600 Clifton Road NE, Atlanta, GA 30333, USA
    Int J Epidemiol 36:633-41. 2007
    ....
  36. ncbi What's in a country average? Wealth, gender, and regional inequalities in immunization in India
    Rohini P Pande
    International Center for Research on Women, 1717 Massachusetts Ave, NW, Suite 302, Washington, DC 20036, USA
    Soc Sci Med 57:2075-88. 2003
    ..Additionally, it helps policy makers and planners to understand programmatic constraints and needs by identifying disparities between sub-groups of the population, including strong and weak performers at the state and regional levels...
  37. ncbi Measles outbreaks in a population with declining vaccine uptake
    V A A Jansen
    School of Biological Sciences, Royal Holloway University of London, Egham, Surrey TW20 0EX, UK
    Science 301:804. 2003
  38. ncbi Willingness to vaccinate and to be vaccinated in adults
    Jean Pierre Baeyens
    University of Luxembourg, Gen Jungbluthlaan, 11, B 8400 Oostende, Belgium
    Aging Clin Exp Res 21:244-9. 2009
    ..Simultaneous vaccination with two or more vaccines increases the chances of reaching the required population cover...
  39. pmc Long-standing influenza vaccination policy is in accord with individual self-interest but not with the utilitarian optimum
    Alison P Galvani
    Department of Epidemiology and Public Health, Yale University School of Medicine, New Haven, CT 06520, USA
    Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A 104:5692-7. 2007
    ..Our results reveal possible strategies to bring Nash and utilitarian vaccination levels into alignment...
  40. pmc Risk factors for incomplete vaccination and missed opportunity for immunization in rural Mozambique
    Jagrati V Jani
    Department of Immunology, Instituto Nacional de Saude, Maputo, Mozambique
    BMC Public Health 8:161. 2008
    ..This study aimed at finding out the reasons for non-vaccination and the magnitude of missed opportunities for vaccination in children less than two years of age in a rural area in southern Mozambique...
  41. ncbi Polio eradication initiative in India: deconstructing the GPEI
    C Sathyamala
    Centre of Social Medicine and Community Health, Jawaharlal Nehru University, New Delhi, India
    Int J Health Serv 35:361-83. 2005
    ..They conclude that the GPEI is yet another exercise in mismanaging the health priorities and programs in developing countries in the era of globalization...
  42. ncbi Rotavirus disease burden and impact and cost-effectiveness of a rotavirus vaccination program in kenya
    Jacqueline E Tate
    Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, GA 30333, USA
    J Infect Dis 200:S76-84. 2009
    ..The projected impact and cost-effectiveness of rotavirus vaccination are important for supporting rotavirus vaccine introduction in Africa, where limited health intervention funds are available...
  43. ncbi Economic modelling assessment of the HPV quadrivalent vaccine in Brazil: a dynamic individual-based approach
    Tazio Vanni
    Faculty of Public Health and Policy, London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine, London, United Kingdom
    Vaccine 30:4866-71. 2012
    ..Price negotiations between governments and manufacturers will be paramount in determining that the vaccine not only represents good value for money, but is also affordable in middle-income countries like Brazil...
  44. ncbi Qualitative study of wild polio cases in high risk districts of Uttar Pradesh, India
    Jugal Kishore
    Department of Community Medicine, Maulana Azad Medical College, New Delhi 110002, India
    Natl Med J India 16:131-4. 2003
    ..We did a qualitative survey in certain districts of western Uttar Pradesh to determine the reasons for continued occurrence of wild polio cases...
  45. ncbi [High vaccination coverage of the National Immunization Programme in the Netherlands]
    E Alies van Lier
    Rijksinstituut voor Volksgezondheid en Milieu, Centrum Infectieziektebestrijding, Bilthoven
    Ned Tijdschr Geneeskd 153:950-7. 2009
    ..To describe vaccination coverage of the National Immunization Programme (NIP) in the Netherlands for the years 2006-2008...
  46. pmc Social contact networks and disease eradicability under voluntary vaccination
    Ana Perisic
    Department of Mathematics and Statistics, University of Guelph, Guelph, Ontario, Canada
    PLoS Comput Biol 5:e1000280. 2009
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  47. ncbi Does subsidy work? Price elasticity of demand for influenza vaccination among the elderly in Japan
    Masahide Kondo
    Department of Health Care Policy and Management, Graduate School of Comprehensive Human Sciences, University of Tsukuba, Ibaraki, Japan
    Health Policy 91:269-76. 2009
    ..Subsidy for influenza vaccination is often provided to the elderly in order to encourage them to receive a flu shot in developed countries. However, its effect on uptake rate, i.e., price elasticity of demand, has not been well studied...
  48. ncbi Country-level governance of global health initiatives: an evaluation of immunization coordination mechanisms in five countries of Asia
    John Grundy
    Nossal Institute for Global Health, The University of Melbourne, 187 Grattan St, Carlton, Vic, Australia
    Health Policy Plan 25:186-96. 2010
    ..The main mechanism for coordination of this global health initiative (GHI) investment is country-level 'Inter-Agency Coordination Committees' (ICCs)...
  49. ncbi Socioeconomic factors play a more important role in childhood vaccination coverage than parental perceptions: a cross-sectional study in Greece
    K Danis
    Department of Child Health, National School of Public Health, 196 Alexandras Av, 11521 Athens, Greece
    Vaccine 28:1861-9. 2010
    ..Socioeconomic factors rather than parental beliefs and attitudes towards immunization explained underimmunization. Further interventions are warranted to enhance vaccine coverage in high-risk groups identified in this study...
  50. pmc A long-lasting measles epidemic in Maroua, Cameroon 2008-2009: mass vaccination as response to the epidemic
    Francisco J Luquero
    Epicentre, Paris, France
    J Infect Dis 204:S243-51. 2011
    ..The aim of this study was to investigate the causes of the epidemic in order to guide vaccination strategies...
  51. ncbi Is vaccination coverage a good indicator of age-appropriate vaccination? A prospective study from Uganda
    Lars T Fadnes
    Centre for International Health, University of Bergen, 5018 Bergen, Norway
    Vaccine 29:3564-70. 2011
    ..Timely vaccination is important to protect children from common infectious diseases. We assessed vaccination timeliness and vaccination coverage as well as coverage of vitamin A supplementation in a Ugandan setting...
  52. ncbi Assessing the cost-effectiveness of measles elimination in Uganda: local impact of a global eradication program
    Joseph B Babigumira
    Pharmaceutical Outcomes Research and Policy Program, Department of Pharmacy, University of Washington, Seattle, WA 98195 7630, USA
    J Infect Dis 204:S116-23. 2011
    ..Before an elimination program is initiated, it is important to consider its potential economic impact, including its cost-effectiveness...
  53. pmc Using the indirect cohort design to estimate the effectiveness of the seven valent pneumococcal conjugate vaccine in England and Wales
    Nick Andrews
    Statistics, Modelling and Economics Department, Health Protection Services, Health Protection Agency, London, United Kingdom
    PLoS ONE 6:e28435. 2011
    ..We estimated the effectiveness of PCV-7 against IPD...
  54. pmc "I thought cancer was one of those random things. I didn't know cancer could be caught...": adolescent girls' understandings and experiences of the HPV programme in the UK
    Shona Hilton
    MRC Social and Public Health Sciences Unit, 4 Lilybank Gardens, Glasgow G12 8RZ, United Kingdom
    Vaccine 29:4409-15. 2011
    ..This study offers some of the first insights from the UK into adolescent girls' understandings of HPV, its link with cervical cancer, and experiences of vaccination, since the programme was introduced in September 2008...
  55. ncbi Acceptability and uptake of HPV vaccine in Argentina before its inclusion in the immunization program: a population-based survey
    Silvina Arrossi
    Centro de Estudios de Estado y Sociedad Consejo Nacional de Investigaciones Científicas y Técnicas, Argentina
    Vaccine 30:2467-74. 2012
    ..The conclusion is that, in Argentina, the potential acceptability of the vaccine is high, given that there is acceptance among the professional community, physicians recommend it, and vaccine is affordable...
  56. ncbi Coverage and compliance of Human Papilloma Virus vaccines in Paris: demonstration of low compliance with non-school-based approaches
    Roman Rouzier
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Hopital Tenon, APHP, Paris, France
    J Adolesc Health 47:237-41. 2010
    ..To evaluate the coverage and compliance of the Human Papilloma Virus (HPV) vaccine in Paris...
  57. ncbi Surveillance of adverse effects following vaccination and safety of immunization programs
    Eliseu Alves Waldman
    Departamento de Epidemiologia, Faculdade de Saude Publica, Universidade de Sao Paulo, Sao Paulo, Brasil
    Rev Saude Publica 45:173-84. 2011
    ..The review was concluded by discussing the challenges to be faced in coming years with respect to ensuring the safety and reliability of vaccination programs...
  58. ncbi Adolescent and young adult HPV vaccination in Australia: achievements and challenges
    Suzanne M Garland
    Department of Microbiology and Infectious Diseases, The Royal Women s Hospital, Parkville, Victoria, Australia
    Prev Med 53:S29-35. 2011
    ..Challenges for the future include how we can sustain and improve HPV vaccination coverage in young Australian women, while maintaining cervical cancer screening participation and reviewing cervical cancer screening methods...
  59. ncbi Vaccine demand driven by vaccine side effects: dynamic implications for SIR diseases
    Alberto d'Onofrio
    Department of Experimental Oncology, European Institute of Oncology, Via Ripamonti 435, 20141 Milano, Italy
    J Theor Biol 264:237-52. 2010
    ..We finally report some unexpected scenarios caused by trends in vaccine side effects...
  60. ncbi Addressing immunization barriers, benefits, and risks
    Sanford R Kimmel
    Department of Family Medicine, University of Toledo College of Medicine, Toledo, OH, USA
    J Fam Pract 56:S61-9. 2007
    ..They must also clearly communicate vaccine benefits and risks while understanding those factors that affect an individual's acceptance and perception of those benefits and risks...
  61. ncbi General recommendations on immunization. Recommendations of the Advisory Committee on Immunization Practices (ACIP) and the American Academy of Family Physicians (AAFP)
    William L Atkinson
    Immunization Services Division, National Center for Infectious Diseases, USA
    MMWR Recomm Rep 51:1-35. 2002
    ..This report, ACIP recommendations for each vaccine, and other information regarding immunization can be accessed at CDCs National Immunization Program website at http.//www.cdc.gov/nip (accessed October 11, 2001)...
  62. ncbi Cost-effectiveness of the introduction of a pre-erythrocytic malaria vaccine into the expanded program on immunization in sub-Saharan Africa: analysis of uncertainties using a stochastic individual-based simulation model of Plasmodium falciparum malaria
    Nicolas Maire
    Swiss Tropical and Public Health Institute, Basel, Switzerland
    Value Health 14:1028-38. 2011
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  63. ncbi Introducing a pneumococcal vaccine to an existing influenza immunization program: vaccination rates and predictors of noncompliance
    W Opstelten
    Julius Center for General Practice and Patient Oriented Research, University Medical Center, Location Stratenum, 3508 AB Utrecht, The Netherlands
    Am J Med 111:474-9. 2001
    ..A wider diversity of patient characteristics and attitudes was present when neither vaccination was received...
  64. ncbi Improving influenza immunization in pregnant women and healthcare workers
    Melanie E Mouzoon
    Kelsey Seybold Clinic, Houston, TX, USA
    Am J Manag Care 16:209-16. 2010
    ..To evaluate the effect of several strategies to increase influenza immunization in a multispecialty clinic...
  65. ncbi Supporting new vaccine introduction decisions: lessons learned from the Hib Initiative experience
    R A Hajjeh
    Division of Bacterial Diseases, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, 1600 Clifton Road NE, MS C 25, Atlanta, GA 30333, USA
    Vaccine 28:7123-9. 2010
    ..This paper reviews the strategy adopted by the Hib Initiative and the lessons learned in the process, which provide a useful model to accelerate uptake of other new vaccines...
  66. pmc How to optimise the coverage rate of infant and adult immunisations in Europe
    Heinz J Schmitt
    Infectious Diseases Service at the Zentrum für Präventive Pädiatrie, Johannes Gutenberg Universitat, Mainz, Germany
    BMC Med 5:11. 2007
    ..Although vaccination has been proved to be a safe, efficacious, and cost-effective intervention, immunisation rates remain suboptimal in many European countries, resulting in poor control of many vaccine-preventable diseases...
  67. ncbi Health systems and immunization financing for human papillomavirus vaccine introduction in low-resource settings
    Robin Biellik
    PATH, Tranchepied 10, 1278 La Rippe, Switzerland
    Vaccine 27:6203-9. 2009
    ..acceptability and lowest cost for delivering HPV vaccine can be achieved by implementing through national immunization programs; by partnering with other sectors, such as education and maternal-child health; by strengthening existing ..
  68. ncbi Risk factors for invasive pneumococcal disease in children in the era of conjugate vaccine use
    Tamar Pilishvili
    Division of Bacterial Diseases, National Center for Immunization and Respiratory Diseases, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, GA 30333, USA
    Pediatrics 126:e9-17. 2010
    ..We conducted a case-control study to evaluate risk factors for invasive pneumococcal disease (IPD) among children who were aged 3 to 59 months in the era of pneumococcal conjugate vaccine (PCV7)...
  69. ncbi Influenza vaccination in non-institutionalized elderly: a population-based study in a medium-sized city in Southern Brazil
    Renata Maciulis Dip
    Programa de Pós Graduação em Saúde Coletiva, Universidade Estadual de Londrina, Londrina, Brazil
    Cad Saude Publica 26:1035-44. 2010
    ..The results show that improvements are needed in the immunization campaign, especially targeting elders less than 70 years of age and smokers...
  70. ncbi Influenza vaccination among the elderly Spanish population: trend from 1993 to 2003 and vaccination-related factors
    Ana Lopez de Andres
    Preventive Medicine Unit, Alfonso X el Sabio University, Villanueva de la Cañada Campus Madrid, Spain
    Eur J Public Health 17:272-7. 2007
    ..This study aims to analyze adjusted time trends in the coverage of influenza vaccination among elderly Spanish subjects and to identify which variables were associated with the probability of having been vaccinated in 2003...
  71. ncbi Immunization rates and timely administration in pre-school and school-aged children
    Ulrich Heininger
    University Children s Hospital UKBB, P O Box, 4005 Basel, Switzerland
    Eur J Pediatr 165:124-9. 2006
    ..This may lead to fatal disease in individuals, epidemics in the community, and threatens national and international targets of disease elimination, such as measles and congenital rubella syndrome...
  72. ncbi Parental attitudes toward varicella vaccination. The Puget Sound Pediatric Research Network
    J A Taylor
    Department of Pediatrics, University of Washington School of Medicine, Seattle 98103 8652, USA
    Arch Pediatr Adolesc Med 154:302-6. 2000
    ..To evaluate parental health beliefs regarding the varicella vaccine and to identify potential areas for interventions designed to increase immunization against varicella...
  73. ncbi Is it cost-effective to introduce rotavirus vaccination in the Dutch national immunization program?
    Marie Josee J Mangen
    University Medical Center Utrecht, Julius Center for Health Sciences and Primary Care, 3508 GA Utrecht, The Netherlands
    Vaccine 28:2624-35. 2010
    ..Vaccine-related costs, annual epidemic-size, and indirect protection are the major factors that determine cost-effectiveness of RV vaccination...
  74. ncbi An analytical framework for immunization programs in Canada
    L J Erickson
    Département d administration de la Santé, Universite de Montreal, Montreal, Canada
    Vaccine 23:2470-6. 2005
    ..of new vaccines available on the Canadian market, and increasing divergence in provincial and territorial immunization programs as jurisdictions must choose among available health interventions with limited funding...
  75. ncbi Inequalities in immunisation and breast feeding in an ethnically diverse urban area: cross-sectional study in Manchester, UK
    Deborah Baker
    Centre for Social Justice Research, University of Salford, Salford, UK
    J Epidemiol Community Health 65:346-52. 2011
    ..To examine inequalities in immunisation and breast feeding by ethnic group and their relation to relative deprivation...
  76. ncbi Early evidence for direct and indirect effects of the infant rotavirus vaccine program in Queensland
    Stephen B Lambert
    Queensland Paediatric Infectious Diseases Laboratory, Royal Children s Hospital, and Discipline of Paediatrics and Child Health, University of Queensland, Brisbane, QLD, Australia
    Med J Aust 191:157-60. 2009
    ..To assess the impact of introducing a publicly funded infant rotavirus vaccination program on disease notifications and on laboratory testing and results...
  77. ncbi Communication challenges of HPV vaccination
    Elizabeth C F Brown
    Primary Medical Care, Community Clinical Sciences Division, University of Southampton School of Medicine, Aldermoor Health Centre, Southampton SO16 5ST, UK
    Fam Pract 27:224-9. 2010
    ..Previous research has explored public understanding of the causes of cervical cancer and found little awareness of the role of HPV...
  78. ncbi Anti-vaccination movements and their interpretations
    Stuart Blume
    Department of Sociology and Anthropology, University of Amsterdam, o z Achterburgwal 185, 1012 DK Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    Soc Sci Med 62:628-42. 2006
    ..In the light of current theoretical discussion of 'scientific citizenship' this paper argues that identifying anti-vaccination groups with other social movements may ultimately have the opposite effect to that intended...
  79. ncbi A mathematical model to estimate global hepatitis B disease burden and vaccination impact
    Susan T Goldstein
    Division of Viral Hepatitis, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, GA 30333, USA
    Int J Epidemiol 34:1329-39. 2005
    ..Limited data are available regarding global hepatitis B virus (HBV)-related morbidity and mortality and potential reduction in disease burden from hepatitis B vaccination...
  80. ncbi Developing a vaccination evaluation model to support evidence-based decision making on national immunization programs
    Tjeerd G Kimman
    Laboratory for Vaccine Preventable Diseases, National Institute of Public Health and the Environment, P O Box 1, 3720 BA Bilthoven, The Netherlands
    Vaccine 24:4769-78. 2006
    Among all public health provisions national immunization programs (NIPs) are beyond doubt one of the most effective in reducing mortality, morbidity, and costs associated with major infectious diseases...
  81. ncbi Impact of model, methodological, and parameter uncertainty in the economic analysis of vaccination programs
    M Brisson
    Modelling and Economics Unit, Health Protection Agency, London, UK
    Med Decis Making 26:434-46. 2006
    ..Thus, the authors clearly show that model and methodological assumptions can have greater impact on results than parameter estimates, although sensitivity analyses are rarely performed on these sources of uncertainty...
  82. ncbi Migration, community context, and child immunization in Ethiopia
    Gebre Egzbiabher Kiros
    Institute of Public Health, College of Pharmacy and Pharmaceutical Sciences, Florida A and M University, Tallahassee, FL 32307, USA
    Soc Sci Med 59:2603-16. 2004
    ..Community and ethnic group effects suggest that further targeting of health activities could be efficient and effective...
  83. ncbi Vaccination against pandemic influenza A/H1N1 among healthcare workers and reasons for refusing vaccination in Istanbul in last pandemic alert phase
    Sebahat D Torun
    Türk Telekom Bostanci Binasi, Assistt Rehberlik ve Müsteri Hizmetleri A S, Kocayol Caddesi, Kerembey sokak No 4, Bostanci, Istanbul, Turkey
    Vaccine 28:5703-10. 2010
    ..Educational campaigns concerning HCWs should include evidence based and comprehensible information about possible adverse effects and their incidence besides the advantages of vaccine...
  84. ncbi Vaccine refusal, mandatory immunization, and the risks of vaccine-preventable diseases
    Saad B Omer
    Hubert Department of Global Health, Rollins School of Public Health and the Emory Vaccine Center, Emory University, Atlanta, GA 30322, USA
    N Engl J Med 360:1981-8. 2009
    ....
  85. ncbi Rapid decline of influenza vaccine-induced antibody in the elderly: is it real, or is it relevant?
    Danuta M Skowronski
    British Columbia Centre for Disease Control, Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada
    J Infect Dis 197:490-502. 2008
    ..The historic concern that the influenza vaccine-induced antibody response in the elderly declines more rapidly and below seroprotective levels within 4 months of immunization should be reconsidered...
  86. ncbi First 5 years of measles elimination in southern Africa: 1996-2000
    Robin Biellik
    WHO, Harare, Zimbabwe
    Lancet 359:1564-8. 2002
    ..We aimed to interrupt transmission of measles, and to use case-based surveillance to show the effect of such interruption...
  87. pmc The effect of universal influenza immunization on mortality and health care use
    Jeffrey C Kwong
    Institute for Clinical Evaluative Sciences, Toronto, Ontario, Canada
    PLoS Med 5:e211. 2008
    ..in younger age groups in Ontario compared to other Canadian provinces, which all maintained targeted immunization programs. We evaluated the effect of Ontario's UIIP on influenza-associated mortality, hospitalizations, emergency ..
  88. ncbi Stage of adoption of the human papillomavirus vaccine among college women
    Jennifer D Allen
    Center for Community Based Research, Dana Farber Cancer Institute, Boston, MA, USA
    Prev Med 48:420-5. 2009
    ..Certain types of human papillomavirus (HPV) can cause cervical and other cancers. A vaccine that protects against HPV types responsible for 70% of cervical cancers is available to females ages 9-26...
  89. pmc Influenza in older adults: impact of vaccination of school children
    H Keipp Talbot
    Department of Medicine, Vanderbilt University Medical Center, Nashville, TN, United States
    Vaccine 27:1923-7. 2009
    ..59, 2.04) in the intervention county and 1.53 (95% CI 0.71, 2.34) in the control county. These rates did not differ significantly except in the subgroup aged 50 -- 64 years where rates in the intervention county were significantly lower...
  90. ncbi The unfinished measles immunization agenda
    Peter Strebel
    Global Immunization Division, National Immunization Program, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, Georgia 30333, USA
    J Infect Dis 187:S1-7. 2003
    ..The ongoing measles disease burden and availability of safe and effective measles mortality reduction strategies make a compelling case to complete the unfinished agenda of measles immunization...
  91. pmc Racial/ethnic differences in influenza vaccination coverage in high-risk adults
    Leonard E Egede
    Departments of Medicine and of Biometry and Epidemiology, Medical University of South Carolina, Charleston 29401, USA
    Am J Public Health 93:2074-8. 2003
    ..This study identified racial/ethnic disparities in influenza vaccination in high-risk adults...
  92. ncbi Perspectives on polio and immunization in Northern Nigeria
    Elisha Renne
    University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, MI, USA
    Soc Sci Med 63:1857-69. 2006
    ....
  93. ncbi Pharmacist-managed vaccination program increased influenza vaccination rates in cardiovascular patients enrolled in a secondary prevention lipid clinic
    Susan M Loughlin
    Department of Clinical Sciences and Administration, University of Houston College of Pharmacy, Houston, Texas 77030, USA
    Pharmacotherapy 27:729-33. 2007
    ..To determine whether a vaccination program in a pharmacist-managed secondary prevention lipid clinic increased influenza immunization rates in a high-risk population, and whether age or gender disparity existed among those vaccinated...
  94. pmc Perceptions of immunization information systems for collecting pandemic H1N1 immunization data within Canada's public health community: a qualitative study
    Christine L Heidebrecht
    Department of Surveillance and Epidemiology, Ontario Agency for Health Protection and Promotion, Toronto, Canada
    BMC Public Health 10:523. 2010
    ....
  95. pmc Cross-sectional survey of older peoples' views related to influenza vaccine uptake
    Punam Mangtani
    Department of Epidemiology and Public Health, London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine, Keppel Street, London, WC1E 7HT, UK
    BMC Public Health 6:249. 2006
    ..Little is also known about the views of the more vulnerable older population over the age of 74 years...
  96. ncbi Improving influenza vaccination rates among adults
    Kristin L Nichol
    University of Minnesota, USA
    Cleve Clin J Med 73:1009-15. 2006
    ..We should also consider alternative paradigms for vaccine delivery, and be sure to be vaccinated ourselves...
  97. ncbi Could a federal program to promote influenza vaccination among elders be cost-effective?
    Mitesh S Patel
    University of Michigan Medical School, Ann Arbor, MI 48109 0456, USA
    Prev Med 42:240-6. 2006
    ..We estimated the cost-effectiveness of a 10-year federal program to promote influenza vaccine, intended to increase vaccination rates among persons > or = 65 years old...
  98. ncbi Evaluation of a mass influenza vaccination campaign
    H Takahashi
    Infectious Disease Surveillance Center, National Institute of Infectious Diseases, Tokyo 162 8640, Japan
    Jpn J Infect Dis 54:184-8. 2001
    ..28 compared with that of non-vaccinees (1/1,203 versus 3/1,003). The results of the Kawaura town's initiative should be helpful for better modeling of mass influenza vaccination campaigns...
  99. pmc Estimating the costs of achieving the WHO-UNICEF Global Immunization Vision and Strategy, 2006-2015
    Lara J Wolfson
    World Health Organization, Geneva, Switzerland
    Bull World Health Organ 86:27-39. 2008
    ..To estimate the cost of scaling up childhood immunization services required to reach the WHO-UNICEF Global Immunization Vision and Strategy (GIVS) goal of reducing mortality due to vaccine-preventable diseases by two-thirds by 2015...
  100. pmc Variations in influenza vaccination coverage among the high-risk population in Sweden in 2003/4 and 2004/5: a population survey
    Madelon W Kroneman
    NIVEL, Netherlands Institute of Health Services Research, Utrecht, The Netherlands
    BMC Public Health 7:113. 2007
    ....
  101. ncbi Costs and benefits of polio eradication: a long-run global perspective
    M Mahmud Khan
    Tulane School of Public Health and Tropical Medicine, 1440 Canal Street, 1900, New Orleans, LA 70112, USA
    Vaccine 21:702-5. 2003
    ..In addition to the cost savings, the program will prevent 855000 deaths, 4 million paralysis cases and 40 million disability adjusted life years (DALYs) over the years 1970-2050...

Research Grants31

  1. 9th International Symposium on Bordetella
    Nicholas H Carbonetti; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..incidence of pertussis has recently been increasing in the US and other parts of the world, despite active immunization programs with wide coverage, and the number of reported cases in the US in 2005 was a 50-year high...
  2. Vitamin A adjuvant to enhance gut immunity and rotavirus vaccines in neonates
    Linda J Saif; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..WHO has linked vitamin A (VitA) supplementation in infants to immunization programs to reduce VAD and increase vaccine coverage. The impact of VitA supplementation on RV vaccines is unknown...
  3. INFECTION, IMMUNIZATION AND HOST POPULATION DYNAMICS
    A John; Fiscal Year: 1993
    ..accurately reflect childhood disease transmission patterns, and the implications of the introduction of immunization programs into these models will be assessed...
  4. Evaluating the Impact of a Large School-based Influenza Immunization Campaign
    CARLOS GRIJALVA; Fiscal Year: 2009
    ..Therefore, school-based influenza immunization programs have been proposed as prevention models...
  5. 8th International Symposium - Saga of the Genus Bordetella, 1906-2006
    Erik Hewlett; Fiscal Year: 2006
    ..is,[unreadable] however, now increasing in the US and other parts of the world, despite[unreadable] active immunization programs with wide coverage...
  6. Depots of persistent influenza antigens support protective CD4 T cell memory
    Dawn M Jelley Gibbs; Fiscal Year: 2010
    Despite large immunization programs, pathogen infections continue to cause significant human illness and death worldwide...
  7. LIVE ATTENUATED VACCINES FOR PANDEMIC PREPAREDNESS
    Shengqiang Li; Fiscal Year: 2000
    ..improvements to vaccine production timing - Model the methods required for rapid, efficient distribution and administration in mass immunization programs; - Draft a clinical trial protocol to establish the safety and immunogenicity.
  8. DETERMINING/UNDERSTANDING BARRIERS TO ADULT IMMUNIZATION
    Richard Zimmerman; Fiscal Year: 2001
    ..This project will furnish relevant, up-to-date to enhance policy planning, practice management and medical education. ..
  9. Analyzing Vaccine Programs/Policies in Western Europe
    Gary Freed; Fiscal Year: 2004
    ..abstract_text> ..
  10. Impact on DNA-Based Paternity Testing on Families
    David Bishai; Fiscal Year: 2004
    ..If better fathers are more likely to test positive in a paternity test then one may entertain skepticism that the test results actually change parental behavior. ..
  11. Using MEPS Data to Inform Public-Plan Consumerism
    Matthew Davis; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..Findings will have immediate relevance for implementation of the HOA projects and other consumerism efforts. [unreadable] [unreadable] [unreadable]..
  12. Exploratory Center for Vaccinology Research (RMI)
    Walter Orenstein; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..abstract_text> ..
  13. Club Drug Use and HIV Risks among Minorities in NYC
    Danielle Ompad; Fiscal Year: 2008
    ....
  14. Communication, Perspectives, & Child Asthma Disparities
    Tracy Lieu; Fiscal Year: 2005
    ..This information is critical to the design of effective, culturally tailored interventions to eliminate disparities in health care for childhood asthma and other chronic diseases. ..
  15. Enhancing Prevention for Children in Diverse Populations
    Tracy Lieu; Fiscal Year: 2008
    ..Support from this K24 award will come at a critical time for Dr. Lieu and for the junior faculty in her new Center. [unreadable] [unreadable]..
  16. Iron Deficiency and Anemia in HIV and HCV-Infected Women
    Richard Semba; Fiscal Year: 2005
    ..S. and elsewhere. ..
  17. ADJUNCT VITAMIN A THERAPY FOR TUBERCULOSIS AND HIV/AIDS
    Richard Semba; Fiscal Year: 2005
    ....
  18. Physical Activity, Learning Styles and Health Literacy
    Julie Gazmararian; Fiscal Year: 2006
    ..g., custodial, faculty), and an advisory panel of nationally renowned public health and learning theory professionals. ..
  19. HPV Testing--Self-Collected Samples for Cervical Cancer
    Laura Koutsky; Fiscal Year: 2003
    ....
  20. IMMUNOGENETIC MECHANISMS OF VACCINE RESPONSE
    Gregory A Poland; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..The knowledge gained from these studies will enable us to design new strategies and new vaccines to protect human health against viral diseases. ..
  21. Oxidative Stress and the Pathogenesis of Sarcopenia and Disability in Older Women
    Richard Semba; Fiscal Year: 2008
    ..AGEs are a potentially modifiable risk factor, as circulating AGEs can be lowered by dietary modification and by pharmacological intervention. ..
  22. Decision Analysis of Otitis Media Vaccination Strategies
    Tracy Lieu; Fiscal Year: 2005
    ..The decision analytic model will yield information toward the optimal choices for current scientific inquiry, and will also provide a foundation for updated analyses as otitis media vaccines are further developed and tested. ..
  23. VITAMIN A SUPPLEMENTATION FOR HIV INFECTED CHILDREN
    Richard Semba; Fiscal Year: 2002
    ....
  24. INTERDISCIPLINARY TRAINING IN HIV/AIDS EPIDEMIOLOGY
    Roger Detels; Fiscal Year: 2005
    ..Trainees will be expected to publish at least one paper from their dissertation. Special efforts will be made to recruit qualified candidates from underrepresented minority groups. ..
  25. TREATMENT PREFERENCES OF OLDER PATIENTS WITH DIABETES
    Marshall Chin; Fiscal Year: 2001
    ..abstract_text> ..
  26. Natural History of HPV Infections in Men
    Laura Koutsky; Fiscal Year: 2009
    ..Our long-term goal is development of cost-effective approaches to the prevention of HPV-related cancers. ..
  27. RNA Analysis of HPV Viral Loads
    Laura Koutsky; Fiscal Year: 2005
    ....
  28. RECOMBINANT & LIVE ORAL SALMONELLA TYPHI HYBRID VACCINES
    Myron Levine; Fiscal Year: 2008
    ..abstract_text> ..
  29. BACTERIAL LIVE VECTOR-BASED VACCINE AGAINST MALARIA
    Myron Levine; Fiscal Year: 2004
    ..falciparum, and by these effects working in concert, we will ultimately be able to prevent disease completely in some subjects and to markedly ameliorate disease severity in others. ..
  30. Diet and Risk of Ovarian Cancer
    Ellen Chang; Fiscal Year: 2005
    ..The results of the proposed analyses will provide further understanding of the etiology of ovarian cancer. ..