From Google Scholar+ [to 7 September 2013]

From Google Scholar & other sources: Selected Journal Articles, Newsletters, Dissertations, Theses, Commentary

Optimal Two-Phase Vaccine Allocation to Geographically Different Regions under Uncertainty
H Yarmand, JS Ivy, B Denton, AL Lloyd – European Journal of Operational Research, 2013
Abstract In this article, we consider a decision process in which vaccination is performed in
two phases to contain the outbreak of an infectious disease in a set of geographic regions. In
the first phase, a limited number of vaccine doses are allocated to each region; in the …

[HTML] A Qualitative Analysis of Factors Influencing HPV Vaccine Uptake in Soweto, South Africa among Adolescents and Their Caregivers
IT Katz, B Nkala, J Dietrich, M Wallace, LG Bekker… – PLOS ONE, 2013
Background In South Africa, the prevalence of oncogenic Human Papillomavirus (HPV) may
be as high as 64%, and cervical cancer is the leading cause of cancer-related death among
women. The development of efficacious prophylactic vaccines has provided an …

Risk Factors for Transmission of Mumps in a Highly Vaccinated Population in Orange County, New York, 2009-2010
PK Kutty, HQ McLean, J Lawler, C Schulte, JM Hudson… – The Pediatric Infectious …, 2013
… In 2009-2010, we investigated a mumps outbreak among a highly vaccinated Orthodox Jewish population in a village in Orange County (OC), New York, to identify risk factors associated with mumps transmission among persons with two doses of mumps-containing vaccine. …

Which Newborns Missed the Hepatitis B Birth Dose Vaccination among US Children?
Z Zhao, TV Murphy – Preventive medicine, 2013
… Chldren who reside in states without a universal hepatitis B vaccine supply policy, are
not covered by health insurance, and have only 1 vaccination provider are significantly
associated with non-receipt of the birth dose hepatitis B vaccination. …

Achieving high and equitable coverage of adolescent HPV vaccine in Scotland
K Sinka, K Kavanagh, R Gordon, J Love, A Potts… – Journal of epidemiology and …, 2013
Abstract Background and methods The national immunisation records of over 220 000 girls
offered vaccine in the routine or catch-up programme of the Human papillomavirus (HPV)
programme in Scotland were analysed. Descriptive statistics and multilevel modelling …

Human papillomavirus (HPV) vaccine uptake: Does HPV vaccine legislation work?
J Lin – 141st APHA Annual Meeting (November 2-November 6 …, 2013
Background Prophylactic vaccination against HPV is undoubtedly beneficial to the public’s
health, as it can largely reduce the incidence of HPV-associated cancers in the population,
yet general awareness of both the disease and vaccine remain low. Currently, 23 states …

[PDF] Communication Strategy of Importance of Vaccination using Social Media and Public Relations
N Nurlaela, H Hudrasyah – The Indonesian Journal of Business Administration, 2013