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Disease: Rotavirus

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The Gavi Full Country Evaluations

The Gavi Full Country Evaluations (FCE) are prospective studies that aim to understand and quantify the barriers and drivers of immunization program improvement, with an emphasis on the contribution of Gavi, the Vaccine Alliance in four countries: …

Author: PATH

Generic Protocol for Monitoring Impact of Rotavirus Vaccination on Gastroenteritis Disease Burden and Viral Strains

This document outlines a uniform approach to monitoring the impact of rotavirus vaccines in national programs, including guidelines for monitoring disease trends and evaluating vaccine effectiveness and changes in strain patterns among …

Author: World Health Organization

Publication date: 2008

Generic Protocols for (i) Hospital-Based Surveillance to Estimate the Burden of Rotavirus Gastroenteritis in Children and (ii) a Community-Based Survey on Utilization of Health Care Services for Gastroenteritis in Children

This guide is intended for use in epidemiological surveillance activities aimed at collecting data on rotavirus disease burden.

Author: World Health Organization

Publication date: 2002

Global Burden of Childhood Pneumonia and Diarrhoea

This article, published in The Lancet, reviews the epidemiology of childhood diarrhea and pneumonia in 2010 to 2011 to inform the planning of integrated control programmes for both illnesses. The estimates show 1.731 billion episodes of diarrhea and …

Author: Walker CL, Rudan I, Liu L, et al.

Publication date: 2013

Global Burden of Disease

The Global Burden of Disease Study is the most comprehensive global observational epidemiological study to date. It describes mortality and morbidity from major diseases, injuries, and risk factors to health at the global, national, and regional …

Author: Global Burden of Disease Study Collaborators

Global Illness and Deaths Caused by Rotavirus Disease in Children

This article, published in Emerging Infectious Diseases, reports on an effort to estimate the global illness and deaths caused by rotavirus disease from 1986 to 2000. The authors found that, each year during that period, rotavirus caused …

Author: Parashar UD, Hummelman EG, Bresee JS, Miller MA, Glass RI

Publication date: 2003

Global Impact of Rotavirus Vaccination on Childhood Hospitalizations and Mortality From Diarrhea

This article, published in the Journal of Infectious Diseases, summarizes the impact of rotavirus vaccination on hospitalizations and deaths from rotavirus and all-cause acute gastroenteritis (AGE) during the first ten years since vaccine licensure, …

Author: Burnett E, Jonesteller CL, Tate JE, Yen C, Parashar UD

Publication date: 2017

Global, Regional, and National Estimates of Rotavirus Mortality in Children <5 Years of Age, 2000–2013

This article, published in Clinical Infectious Diseases, provides updated global, regional, and national estimates for rotavirus mortality in children less than five years of age from 2000 to 2013. The authors used a multiple linear regression model …

Author: Tate JE, Burton AH, Boschi-Pinto C, Parashar UD

Publication date: 2016

Guidelines for Estimating the Economic Burden of Diarrheal Disease with Focus on Assessing the Costs of Rotavirus Diarrhea

WHO developed these guidelines to present a method for determining the costs associated with diarrheal disease in children under 5 years of age.

Author: World Health Organization

Publication date: 2005

Guidelines to Assure the Quality, Safety, and Efficacy of Live Attenuated Rotavirus Vaccines (oral)

Intended for use by National Regulatory Authorities NRAs and vaccine manufacturers, this document provides guidelines on production, quality control, and safety/efficacy evaluation of live,attenuated, oral rotavirus vaccines.

Author: World Health Organization

Publication date: 2005

Health Benefits of Rotavirus Vaccination in Developing Countries

This supplement of Clinical Infectious Diseases contains a collection of 20 articles describing the impact and effectiveness of routine rotavirus vaccination in developing countries. The data highlight the benefits of vaccination and should provide …

Author: Parashar UD, Tate JE, eds.

Publication date: 2016

Health Economics of Rotavirus Immunization in Vietnam: Potentials for Favorable Cost-Effectiveness in Developing Countries

This article, published in Vaccine, reports on a study designed to assess the cost-effectiveness of rotavirus immunization in Vietnam. It specifically focused on the use of RotaTeq® and assessing the affordability of implementing universal …

Author: Tu HA, Rozenbaum MH, Coyte PC, Li SC, Woerdenbag HJ, Postma MJ

Publication date: 2012

Hospitalizations for Intussusception Before and After the Reintroduction of Rotavirus Vaccine in the United States

This article, published in the Archives of Pediatrics & Adolescent Medicine, reports on a study that examined hospital discharges for intussusception among infants in the United States before and after the introduction of RotaTeq® and Rotarix® …

Author: Zickafoose JS, Benneyworth BD, Riebschleger MP, Espinosa CM, Davis MM

Publication date: 2012

Human Neonatal Rotavirus Vaccine (RV3-BB) to Target Rotavirus From Birth

This article, published in The New England Journal of Medicine, reports the results of a study in Indonesia to evaluate the efficacy of an oral human neonatal rotavirus vaccine (RV3-BB). Healthy newborns received three doses of the vaccine, which …

Author: Bines JE, Thobari JA, Satria CD, et al.

Publication date: 2018

Human Rotavirus Vaccine Rotarix Provides Protection Against Diverse Circulating Rotavirus Strains in African Infants: A Randomized Controlled Trial

This article, published in BMC Infectious Diseases, discusses a study where Rotarix® vaccine demonstrated efficacy against severe gastroenteritis caused by diverse circulating rotavirus types. These data add to evidence that the vaccine …

Author: Steele AD, Neuzil KM, Cunliffe NA, et al.

Publication date: 2012

Immune Responses and Protection in Children in Developing Countries Induced by Oral Vaccines

Oral mucosal vaccines have great promise for generating protective immunity against intestinal infections for the benefit of large numbers of people especially young children. However, these vaccines are not equally immunogenic nor protective in …

Author: Qadri F, Bhuiyan TR, Sack DA, Svennerholm A-M

Publication date: 2013


This site offers information on vaccine and immunization programs at the American Academy of Pediatrics and includes video and text resources for parents. Resources include frequently asked questions for families, immunization information for …

Author: American Academy of Pediatrics

Immunization Matters

This e-newsletter provides updates from PATH’s Center for Vaccine Innovation and Access on late-stage and licensed vaccines included in its portfolio as well as its work on health economics and optimization, operations research, and support to …

Author: PATH

The Immunological Basis for Immunization Series

This web page provides links to individual disease/vaccine-specific modules that are intended to give immunization managers and vaccination professionals a brief and easy-to-understand overview of the scientific basis of vaccination, as well as the …

Author: World Health Organization

Impact and Cost-Effectiveness of Rotavirus Vaccination in Bangladesh

This article, published in Vaccine, evaluates the impact and cost-effectiveness of a routine infant rotavirus vaccination program in Bangladesh, a country that has applied for Gavi, the Vaccine Alliance support with a plan to introduce rotavirus …

Author: Pecenka C, Parashar U, Tate JE, et al.

Publication date: 2017

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