Predicting future trends in the burden of pertussis in the 21st century: Implications for infant pertussis and the success of maternal immunization

Anita Van Den Biggelaar, J.T. T. Poolman

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© 2015 Crucell Holland B.V. Support is growing for maternal immunization using acellular pertussis (aP) vaccines to prevent severe pertussis disease and deaths among very young, unvaccinated infants. Vaccine effectiveness of maternal immunization is 91% in preventing laboratory-confirmed pertussis in infants aged
Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)69-80
Number of pages12
JournalExpert Review of Vaccines
Issue number1
Publication statusPublished - 2016


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