Risk of Rotavirus Nosocomial Spread After Inpatient Pentavalent Rotavirus Vaccination

Pediatrics
January 2018, VOLUME 141 / ISSUE
http://pediatrics.aappublications.org/content/141/1?current-issue=y

Risk of Rotavirus Nosocomial Spread After Inpatient Pentavalent Rotavirus Vaccination
Annika M. Hofstetter, Kirsten Lacombe, Eileen J. Klein, Charla Jones, Bonnie Strelitz, Elizabeth Jacobson, Daksha Ranade, M. Leanne Ward, Slavica Mijatovic-Rustempasic, Diana Evans, Mary Wikswo, Michael D. Bowen, Umesh D. Parashar, Daniel C. Payne, Janet A. Englund
Pediatrics Jan 2018, 141 (1) e20171110; DOI: 10.1542/peds.2017-1110
This study assesses RV5 coverage, shedding of wild-type and vaccine-type rotavirus strains, and nosocomial transmission among infants hospitalized in an intensive care setting.