Impact of high coverage of monovalent human rotavirus vaccine on Emergency Department presentations for rotavirus gastroenteritis

H.M. Davey, D.J. Muscatello, J.G. Wood, Thomas Snelling, M.J. Ferson, K.K. Macartney

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Abstract

© 2015. Introduction: Australia was one of the first countries to introduce nationally funded rotavirus vaccination. The program has had a substantial impact on both rotavirus and all-cause acute gastroenteritis (AGE) hospitalisations and rotavirus laboratory tests. Evidence for an impact on Emergency Department (ED) presentations is limited. This study assessed changes in ED presentations for rotavirus in children aged
Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)1726-1730
JournalVaccine
Volume33
Issue number14
DOIs
Publication statusPublished - 2015

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