Pertussis

Recent News

Apr 17, 2017

News Scan for Apr 17, 2017

More chikungunya
Pertussis in preemies
Emergency meningitis vaccination
CRISPR diagnostics
Apr 03, 2017
Prenatal visit

Study: Pertussis shot in pregnant moms protects newborns

The vaccine offers strong protection to infants, especially during the first 2 months of life.

Nov 02, 2016

News Scan for Nov 02, 2016

Zika's Facebook profile
Zika study protocols
Tdap safe in pregnancy
Sep 26, 2016

News Scan for Sep 26, 2016

Waning pertussis vaccine effect
'Handshake' drug stewardship
Chikungunya spike
E coli in beef
Yellow fever in Congo
Two-dose flu vaccination
Sep 14, 2016

News Scan for Sep 14, 2016

Multidrug-resistant CRE
Prenatal Tdap vaccine benefits
Poor results of malaria therapy
No Hajj health hitches
May 11, 2016

News Scan for May 11, 2016

Animal-antibiotic sales
H7N9 infections in China
Polio case in Nigeria
DTaP delays and pertussis
Apr 29, 2016

News Scan for Apr 29, 2016

Listeria in Dole facility
Flu retreat resumes
Wisconsin Elizabethkingia developments
Fecal transplant compatibility
Tdap vaccine effectiveness
Mar 21, 2016
Measles vaccine

Study relates vaccine refusal to rise in measles, pertussis

A meta-analysis of 50 studies finds vaccine refusal common in measles, pertussis outbreaks.

Feb 05, 2016

News Scan for Feb 05, 2016

Finalized USDA poultry standards
Adult vaccine coverage
First MERS autopsy
Nov 05, 2015

News Scan for Nov 05, 2015

Maternal vaccination and cocooning
More dengue in Hawaii
Ricin vaccine trial results

Resources & Literature

Recent Literature

Baxter R, Bartlett J, Fireman B, et al. Effectiveness of vaccination during pregnancy to prevent infant pertussis. Pediatrics 2017 (published online Apr 3)

Eberhardt CS, Blanchard-Rohner G, Lemaitre B, et al. Pertussis antibody transfer to preterm neonates after second- versus third-trimester maternal immunization. Clin Infect Dis 2017 (published online Mar 14)

Koepke R, Schauer SL, Davis JP. Measuring maternal Tdap and influenza vaccination rates: comparison of two population-based methods. Vaccine 2017 (published online Mar 21)

Kriss JL, Frew PM, Cortes M, et al. Evaluation of two vaccine education interventions to improve pertussis vaccination among pregnant African American women: a randomized controlled trial. Vaccine 2017 Mar 13;35(11):1551-8

Liko J, Robison SG, Cieslak PR. Do pertussis vaccines protect against Bordetella parapertussis? Clin Infect Dis 2017 (published online Mar 22)

Masseria C, Martin CK, Krishnarajah G, et al. Incidence and burden of pertussis among infants less than 1 year of age. Pediatr Infect Dis J 2017 Mar;35(3):e54-61

Pandolfi E, Gesualdo F, Carloni E, et al. Does breastfeeding protect young infants from pertussis? case-control study and immunologic evaluation. Pediatr Infect Dis J 2017 Mar;36(3):e48-53

Radke S, Petousis-Harris H, Watson D, et al. Age-specific effectiveness following each dose of acellular pertussis vaccine among infants and children in New Zealand. Vaccine 2016 (published online Nov 18)

Riise OR, Laake I, Vestrheim D, et al. Risk of pertussis in relation to degree of prematurity in children less than 2 years of age. Pediatr Infect Dis J 2017 May;36(5):e151-6

Torzsa P, Devadiga R, Tafalla M. Seroprevalence of Bordetella pertussis antibodies in adults in Hungary: results of an epidemiological cross-sectional study. BMC Infect Dis 2017 Apr 4;17:242

Vizzotti C, Juarez MV, Bergel E, et al. Impact of a maternal immunization program against pertussis in a developing country. Vaccine 2016 (published online Nov 12)

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