Lee N, Hurt AC. Neuraminidase inhibitor resistance in influenza: a clinical perspective. Curr Opin Infect Dis. 2018 Oct 6.. Abstract
submitted by kickingbird at Oct, 15, 2018 from Curr Opin Infect Dis. 2018 Oct 6. (via https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/30299356)
PURPOSE OF REVIEW: Neuraminidase inhibitors (NAIs), including oseltamivir, zanamivir, and peramivir, is the main class of antiviral available for clinical use. As such, development of resistance toward ...
Le TV, et., al. Fatal Avian Influenza A/H5N1 Infection in a 36-Week Pregnant Woman Survived by her Newborn - Soc Trang, Vietnam, 2012. Influenza Other Respir Viruses. 2018 Oct 6.. Abstract
submitted by kickingbird at Oct, 11, 2018 from Influenza Other Respir Viruses. 2018 Oct 6. (via https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/30291769)
Outbreaks of H5N1 Avian Influenza (AI) emerged in Indonesia, Thailand and Viet Nam during 2003- 2005. Its severe impact has been reported; the Food and Agriculture Organization (FAO) and World Bank (WB) ...
Rodriguez-Lainz A, et.,al. Influenza vaccination coverage among US-Mexico land border crossers: 2009 H1N1 pandemic and 2011-2012 influenza season. Travel Med Infect Dis. 2018 Oct 5.. Abstract
submitted by kickingbird at Oct, 10, 2018 from Travel Med Infect Dis. 2018 Oct 5. (via https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/30296482)
BACKGROUND: The high volume of US-Mexico land border crossings can facilitate international dissemination of influenza viruses.METHODS: We surveyed adult pedestrians crossing into the United States at ...
Hill AT, et.,al. Adult Outpatients with Acute Cough due to Suspected Pneumonia or Influenza: CHEST Guideline and Expert Panel Report. Chest. 2018 Oct 5. Abstract
submitted by kickingbird at Oct, 10, 2018 from Chest. 2018 Oct 5 (via https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/30296418)
BACKGROUND: Patients commonly present to primary care services with upper and lower respiratory tract infections and guidelines to help clinicians investigate and treat acute cough due to suspected pneumonia ...
Poon CM, Yi Wong EL, Chau PYK, Yau SY, Yeoh EK. Management decision of hospital surge: assessing seasonal upsurge in inpatient medical bed occupancy rate among public acute hospitals in Hong Kong.. QJM. 2018 Oct 5.. Abstract
submitted by kickingbird at Oct, 10, 2018 from QJM. 2018 Oct 5. (via https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/30295857)
Background: There were recurrent upsurges in demand for public hospital services in Hong Kong. An understanding of the contribution of some possible factors for the rise in health care burden would help ...
Kyaw WM, Chow A, Hein AA, Lee LT, Leo YS, Ho HJ. Factors influencing seasonal influenza vaccination uptake among health care workers in an adult tertiary care hospital in Singapore: A cross-sectional survey. Am J Infect Control. 2018 Oct 4. Abstract
submitted by kickingbird at Oct, 10, 2018 from Am J Infect Control. 2018 Oct 4 (via https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/30293741)
BACKGROUND: This study aimed to evaluate the factors influencing seasonal influenza vaccination uptake among different health care professional groups.METHODS: A single-center, cross-sectional survey using ...
Steve G.Robison, Ann R.Thomas. Assessing the effectiveness of high-dose influenza vaccine in preventing hospitalization among seniors, and observations on the limitations of effectiveness study design. Vaccine 1 October 2018. Abstract
submitted by kickingbird at Oct, 9, 2018 from Vaccine 1 October 2018 (via https://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S0264410X1)
BackgroundThe availability of high-dose (HD) influenza vaccine for seniors should decrease influenza-related hospitalization. Studies to date show a range of mostly moderate increased HD vaccine effectiveness ...
Young B, etc.,al. Six-monthly versus annual influenza vaccination in older adults in the tropics: an observer-blind, active-comparator controlled, randomised superiority trial. Clin Infect Dis. 2018 Oct 1.. Abstract
submitted by kickingbird at Oct, 6, 2018 from Clin Infect Dis. 2018 Oct 1. (via https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/30277500)
Background: Antibody titres and vaccine effectiveness decline within six months after influenza vaccination in older adults. Biannual vaccination may be necessary to provide year-round protection in the ...
Shanks GD. The ´Influenza´ Vaccine Used during the Samoan Pandemic of 1918. Trop Med Infect Dis. 2018 Feb 2;3(1). Abstract
submitted by kickingbird at Oct, 6, 2018 from Trop Med Infect Dis. 2018 Feb 2;3(1) (via https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/30274415)
In 1918, a crude influenza vaccine made from chemically inactivated, mixed cultures of respiratory bacteria was widely used prior to the understanding that influenza was caused by a virus. Such vaccines ...
Hayashi T, etc.,al. Impact of early life exposure to ionizing radiation on influenza vaccine response in an elderly Japanese cohort. Vaccine. 2018 Sep 28. Abstract
submitted by kickingbird at Oct, 6, 2018 from Vaccine. 2018 Sep 28 (via https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/30274868)
The objective of this study was to evaluate effects of whole body radiation exposure early in life on influenza vaccination immune responses much later in life. A total of 292 volunteers recruited from ...
Srivastav A, O´Halloran A, Lu PJ, Williams W. Influenza Vaccination Coverage Among English-Speaking Asian Americans. Am J Prev Med. 2018 Sep 19. Abstract
submitted by kickingbird at Oct, 3, 2018 from Am J Prev Med. 2018 Sep 19 (via https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/30262150)
INTRODUCTION: English-speaking non-Hispanic Asians (Asians) in the U.S. include populations with multiple geographic origins and ethnicities (e.g., Asian Indian, Chinese, Filipino, Japanese, Korean, and ...
Ogasawara K. The long-run effects of pandemic influenza on the development of children from elite backgrounds: Evidence from industrializing Japan. Econ Hum Biol. 2018 Sep 1;31:125-137.. Abstract
submitted by kickingbird at Oct, 3, 2018 from Econ Hum Biol. 2018 Sep 1;31:125-137. (via https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/30265896)
his study estimates the lingering effects of fetal exposure to the 1918 influenza pandemic on the development of secondary school and girls' high school students in industrializing Japan. In order to refine ...
Kavunga-Membo H, etc.,al. Epidemiology of circulating human influenza viruses from the Democratic Republic of Congo, 2015. PLoS One. 2018 Sep 28;13(9):e0203995. Abstract
submitted by kickingbird at Oct, 3, 2018 from PLoS One. 2018 Sep 28;13(9):e0203995 (via https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/30265699)
INTRODUCTION: The establishment of the influenza sentinel surveillance system in Kinshasa, Bas Congo, Maniema, Katanga, and Kasai Provinces allowed generation of important data on the molecular epidemiology ...
Chambers C, etc.,al. Should Sex Be Considered an Effect Modifier in the Evaluation of Influenza Vaccine Effectiveness?. Open Forum Infect Dis. 2018 Sep 4;5(9):ofy211. Abstract
submitted by kickingbird at Oct, 3, 2018 from Open Forum Infect Dis. 2018 Sep 4;5(9):ofy211 (via https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/30263903)
We investigated sex as a potential modifier of influenza vaccine effectiveness (VE) between 2010-2011 and 2016-2017 in Canada. Overall VE was 49% (95% confidence interval [CI], 43% to 55%) for females ...
Dahlgren FS, etc.,al. Patterns of seasonal influenza activity in U.S. core based statistical areas, described using prescriptions of oseltamivir in Medicare claims data. Epidemics. 2018 Aug 29. Abstract
submitted by kickingbird at Oct, 1, 2018 from Epidemics. 2018 Aug 29 (via https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/30249390)
Using Medicare claims data on prescriptions of oseltamivir dispensed to people 65 years old and older, we present a descriptive analysis of patterns of influenza activity in the United States for 579 core ...
Davidson S. Treating Influenza Infection, From Now and Into the Future. Front Immunol. 2018 Sep 10;9:1946. Abstract
submitted by kickingbird at Oct, 1, 2018 from Front Immunol. 2018 Sep 10;9:1946 (via https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/30250466)
Influenza viruses (IVs) are a continual threat to global health. The high mutation rate of the IV genome makes this virus incredibly successful, genetic drift allows for annual epidemics which result in ...
Kim YK, etc.,al. Cost Effectiveness of Quadrivalent Influenza Vaccines Compared with Trivalent Influenza Vaccines in Young Children and Older Adults in Korea. Pharmacoeconomics. 2018 Sep 25. Abstract
submitted by kickingbird at Oct, 1, 2018 from Pharmacoeconomics. 2018 Sep 25 (via https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/30251078)
INTRODUCTION: Trivalent influenza vaccines (TIVs) are currently reimbursed for subjects aged?≥?65 years and children between 6 and 59 months of age under a national immunization program in South Korea. ...
Richard G Pebody, etc.,al. Uptake and effectiveness of influenza vaccine in those aged 65 years and older in the United Kingdom, influenza seasons 2010/11 to 2016/17. Euro Surveill. 2018;23(39):pii=1800092. Abstract
submitted by kickingbird at Sep, 28, 2018 from Euro Surveill. 2018;23(39):pii=1800092 (via https://www.eurosurveillance.org/content/10.2807/1560-7917.E)
The United Kingdom (UK), like many other countries in Europe, North America and Australasia, has a longstanding inactivated influenza vaccine programme including for all those over 65 years of age. The ...
Roto D, Malnoske ML, Winters S, Georas SN. A Fatal Case of Influenza B Myocarditis with Cardiac Tamponade. Case Rep Crit Care. 2018 Aug 30;2018:8026314.. Abstract
submitted by kickingbird at Sep, 28, 2018 from Case Rep Crit Care. 2018 Aug 30;2018:8026314. (via https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/30245893)
Background: Influenza B is generally regarded as a less severe counterpart to influenza A, typically causing mild upper respiratory symptoms. Myocardial involvement with influenza B is a rare complication, ...
Thapa B. etc., al. The Burden of Influenza‐Associated Respiratory Hospitalizations in Bhutan, 2015~2016. Influenza Other Respir Viruses. 2018 Aug 23.. Abstract
submitted by kickingbird at Sep, 27, 2018 from Influenza Other Respir Viruses. 2018 Aug 23. (via https://onlinelibrary.wiley.com/doi/abs/10.1111/irv.12605)
BackgroundInfluenza burden estimates help provide evidence to support influenza prevention and control programs. In this study, we estimated influenza‐associated respiratory hospitalization rates in Bhutan, ...
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