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Nora KatharinaSchmid-Küpke, Dorothea Matysiak-Klose, Anette Siedler, Lisa Felgendreff, Lothar Wieler, Heidrun M. Thaiss, Cornelia Betsch
Pandemic measures to mitigate the outbreak of SARS-CoV-2 in Germany led to cancellations of routine vaccination appointments for both adults and children. Survey data indicate that, with easing...
MoH Germany
Stellungnahme der Ständigen Impfkommission: Durchführung von empfohlenen Schutzimpfungen während der COVID-19-Pandemie. Wissenschaftliche Begründung für die Empfehlung zur Impfung gegen...
Home-based record (HBR) for Germany circa 2017
Phillip Alexander Kittel
Background: Rotavirus is a highly contagious virus causing gastroenteritis, mostly in children under the age of 5. Since 2006, two vaccines are available in Germany. In 2013, these were included into...
Home-based record (HBR) for Germany circa 2010 yellow fever
Home-based record (HBR) for Germany circa 2013
Home-based record (HBR) for Germany circa 2008
Damm O et al.
OBJECTIVES: Despite the availability of vaccines and the existence of public vaccination recommendations, outbreaks of vaccine-preventable childhood diseases still cause public health debate. The...
Claudia Reinheimer et al.
Europe was certified to be polio-free in 2002 by the WHO. However, wild polioviruses remain endemic in India, Pakistan, Afghanistan, and Nigeria, occasionally causing polio outbreaks, as in...
Raphael Weinberger et al.
The objective of the study was to assess the vaccine effectiveness (VE) of PCV13 for invasive pneumococcal disease (IPD) regarding the extra six serotypes with a 3 + 1 schedule in Germany.
Zsuzsanna Jakab & David M Salisbury
As we herald progress towards the Millennium Development Goals and strive to meet them, we have an approaching public health target that is sometimes forgotten. The global community has resolved to...
Catherine Weil-Olivier et al.
The burden of invasive pneumococcal disease in young children decreased dramatically following introduction of the 7-valent pneumococcal conjugate vaccine (PCV7). The epidemiology of S. pneumoniae...
Dorothea Matysiak-Klosea, Thorsten Rieck, Ole Wichmann, Anja Takla
The researchers aimed to quantify progress towards measles elimination in Germany from 2007 to 2011 and to estimate any potential underreporting over this period. They conclude that Germany is still...
Giuseppe Traversa et al.
The signal of an association between vaccination in the second year of life with a hexavalent vaccine and sudden unexpected deaths (SUD) in the two days following vaccination was reported in Germany...
Annicka Reuss, Anette Siedler, Christina Poethko-Müller, Dietmar Walter, Gabriele Poggensee, Sabine Reiter, Thorsten Rieck
Immunisation registers are regarded as an appropriate solution to measure vaccination coverage on a population level. In Germany, a decentralised healthcare system and data protection regulations...
Giuseppe Traversa et al.
The signal of an association between vaccination in the second year of life with a hexavalent vaccine and sudden unexpected deaths (SUD) in the two days following vaccination was reported in Germany...
Birgitta M. Weltermann, Anja Viehmann, Anika Thielmann
BACKGROUND: Immunization programs are among the most effective public health strategies worldwide. Adequate vaccine storage is a prerequisite to assure the vaccines\' effectiveness and safety. In a...
Kalies- Helen, Redel- Rebekka, Varga- Rudolf, Tauscher- Martin & von Kries- R\{u}diger"
BACKGROUND: The introduction of new vaccines for young children requires instruments for a rapid and timely assessment of the progressively increasing vaccination coverage. We assessed whether...
Rieck- Thorsten, Feig- Marcel, Eckmanns- Tim, Benzler- Justus, Siedler- Anette & Wichmann- Ole
In Germany- the national routine childhood immunization schedule comprises 12 vaccinations. Primary immunizations should be completed by 24 mo of age. However- nationwide monitoring of vaccination...
Pharow- Peter & Blobel- Bernd
Communication and co-operation processes in the healthcare and welfare domain require a security infrastructure based on services describing status and relation of communicating principals as well as...
C. Poethko-Müller, G. Poggensee, D. Walter, A. Reuss, T. Rieck, A. Siedler, S. Reiter
Immunisation registers are regarded as an appropriate solution to measure vaccination coverage on a population level. In Germany- a decentralised healthcare system and data protection regulations...
Siedler- Anette, Hermann- Monika, Schmitt- Heinz-Josef & Von Kries- Rudiger
BACKGROUND: In recent surveillance data there are still many cases of measles and even local epidemics in Germany. We studied whether delayed measles vaccination contributes to this situation....
M. Borrmann, G. Wahl, H. Oppermann, J. Fleischer
Vaccination registries are databases intended to assess and manage complete vaccination data of as many individuals as possible in a population under survey. The task of these registries is to...
S. Reiter, A. Reuss, G. Poggensee, A. Siedler
The surveillance of vaccine preventable diseases and vaccination coverage is necessary in order to deliver epidemiological data with respect to national vaccination recommendations and control...
H. Claus, E. Hennig, H. Weise, C. Herrmann, E. Wilhelms, L. Gräfe, B. Thriene, M. Borrmann, H. Oppermann
In the German Federal State of Saxony-Anhalt- the Health Department must be notified of vaccines administered to children ate vaccination coverage. However- difficulties have been encountered in...
B. Jaeschke
A revised concept of health data documentation in schools was tried out in a pilot project in two districts of the city of Hamburg over a period of 2 years. Standardised findings comparable with the...