Pandemic (H1N1) 2009: assessing the response
- Factors associated with 2009 pandemic influenza A (H1N1) vaccination acceptance among university students from India during the post-pandemic phase. // BMC Infectious Diseases;2011, Vol. 11 Issue 1, p205
The article cites a research study that addresses the knowledge, attitude and willingness of Indian university students to accept H1N1 vaccination during the post 2009-pandemic phase. It is said that during the pandemic influenza, there was a low adherence to influenza A (H1N1) vaccination...
- Global Advisory Committee on Vaccine Safety, 16-17 June 2010. // Weekly Epidemiological Record;7/23/2010, Vol. 85 Issue 30, p285
Information about several papers discussed at the Global Advisory Committee on vaccine safety is presented. It states that the committee was established by the World Health Organization (WHO) for providing independent advices on safety of vaccine use. It states several discussions at the...
- Pandemic influenza A (H1N1) vaccination among libyan health care personnel: A cross-sectional retrospective study. Hwisa, Nagiat Tayeb; Katakam, Prakash; Chandu, Babu Rao; Ismael, Mraa Hazim; Bader, Abdalwahab // Journal of Pharmacy & Bioallied Sciences;Jul-Sep2014, Vol. 6 Issue 3, p192
Context: Vaccination rate among health-care personnel's (HCPs) are not promising notwithstanding the World Health Organization campaigns over three decades resulting in compromising patient safety. The H1N1 virus, which caused a world-wide pandemic earlier has now transformed into a seasonal flu...
- An analysis of national target groups for monovalent 2009 pandemic influenza vaccine and trivalent seasonal influenza vaccines in 2009-10 and 2010-11. // BMC Infectious Diseases;2011, Vol. 11 Issue 1, p230
The article focuses on the research article presented by Sophia Ng and colleagues related to the analysis of the national groups targeted for 2009 H1N1 pandemic influenza vaccine and seasonal influenza vaccines in 2009-10 and 2010-11. It mentions that influenza vaccination helps in preventing...
- Hail Community Acceptance of A/H1N1 Vaccine. Alsaif, A.; Al-Sagair, O.; Albarrak, A.; Ginawi, I. A. M.; Hussein, T. D.; Sweelam, M. E. // Journal of Medical Sciences;2010, Vol. 10 Issue 6, p162
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- IN THE NEWS: DO WE NEED FLU SHOTS? J. P. // Baby Talk;Aug2010, Vol. 75 Issue 6, p48
The article presents the release of the universal recommendation from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention's Advisory Committee on Immunization Practices for adults on H1N1 flu virus, which means that the whole U.S. population are boosted to get vaccinated.
- Influenza A virus vaccine H1N1. // Reactions Weekly;9/4/2010, Issue 1317, p28
The article describes the case of a 52-year-old man with type 1 diabetes mellitus who was diagnosed with acute rejection after inoculation with influenza A virus vaccine H1N1.
- Worker Immunization. Rollins, Genna // H&HN: Hospitals & Health Networks;Jul2010, Vol. 84 Issue 7, p10
The article presents results from a survey of U.S. hospitals that found a shortage of H1N1 influenza vaccine in 2009 impacted the immunization of medical personnel. A chart concerning health care workers' refusal of the H1N1 vaccine is also presented.
- Talk to customers about the flu shot. // Australian Journal of Pharmacy;May2011, Vol. 92 Issue 1092, p34
The article offers information on a survey conducted by Influenza Specialist Group (ISG) related to Australians getting vaccination for H1N1 influenza, which reveals that many avoid getting the vaccination.