Rotavirus vaccine for developing countries – Authors' reply
Reanálise da vacina tetravalente (RRV-TV) no contexto da prevenção das gastrenterites por rotavírus
(Instituto Evandro Chagas, 2010)
Os rotavírus são considerados a principal causa de gastrenterite grave em crianças abaixo de cinco anos, principalmente nos países em desenvolvimento. A vacinação nos primeiros meses de vida se constitui na medida mais ...
Impact of rotavirus vaccination on childhood deaths from diarrhea in Brazil
Objectives: Rotavirus vaccination was introduced in Brazil in March 2006, targeting an annual birth cohort of approximately 3.5 million. We analyzed trends in all-cause gastroenteritis-related deaths in children >5 years ...
Trends in hospitalizations from all-cause gastroenteritis in children younger than 5 years of age in Brazil before and after human rotavirus vaccine introduction, 1998 - 2007
(Lippincott, Williams & Wilkins, 2010)
Rotavirus vaccination was introduced in Brazil in March 2006.We describe trends in hospitalizations from all-cause gastroenteritis in children younger than 5 years during pre- and postvaccination periods using hospital ...
Effectiveness of the monovalent G1P human rotavirus vaccine against hospitalization for severe G2P rotavirus gastroenteritis in Belém, Brazil
(Lippincott, Williams & Wilkins, 2011)
Background: Brazil initiated universal immunization of infants with the G1P human rotavirus (RV) vaccine in March 2006. This study evaluated vaccine effectiveness (VE) against severe rotavirus gastroenteritis (RVGE) ...
Concomitant rotavirus serotypes 1 and 4 infections in a diarrhoeic child from Belém, Brazil
(Universidade de São Paulo, 1996)
Concomitant serotypes 1 and 4 infections were detected in a 15-month old female child with community-acquired diarrhoea which lasted 7 days and coursed with moderate dehydration. The evidence for dual rotavirus infection ...
Prevalência e diversidade molecular de adenovírus em crianças com gastroenterite aguda grave, em Belém, estado do Pará, antes e após a introdução da vacina contra rotavírus no Brasil
(Instituto Evandro Chagas, 2017)
OBJETIVOS: Detectar a presença e definir os tipos de adenovírus humanos (HAdV) em indivíduos menores de 3 anos de idade, participantes de dois projetos de pesquisa sobre gastroenterites virais, realizados em Belém, ...
National laboratory surveillance of viral agents of gastroenteritis in Brazil
(Pan American Health Organization, 1993)
In 1984 an enzyme immunoassay for rotavirus and adenovirus developed in the Virology Department of the Oswaldo Cruz Foundation was distributed to laboratories in 14 Brazilian states as part of a proyect to survey viral ...
Sustained decrease in gastroenteritis-related deaths and hospitalizations in children less than 5 years of age after the introduction of rotavirus vaccination: a time–trend analysis in Brazil (2001–2010)
(Lippincott, Williams & Wilkins, 2016)
Background: Rotavirus (RV) vaccine, Rotarix, was introduced into the Brazil national immunization program in 2006. To estimate populationlevel vaccine effect, we conducted a time–trend analysis on all-cause gastroenter ...
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(Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, 2008)