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  1. Influence of timing of seasonal influenza vaccination on effectiveness and cost-effectiveness in pregnancy.

    American Journal of Obstetrics and Gynecology 204(6 Suppl 1):S128 (2011) PMID 21640230

    The purpose of this review was to estimate the impact of timing of seasonal influenza vaccination during pregnancy on health and economic outcomes. Cost-effectiveness analysis with a dynamic model of the US population of pregnant women and infants who were
  2. Adverse events and placebo effects: African scientists, HIV, and ethics in the 'global health sciences'.

    Social Studies of Science 40(6):843 (2010) PMID 21553555

    I use examples of two controversial US-funded studies of mother-to-child transmission in Africa as case studies through which to explore quandaries of difference and inequality in global health research. My aim is not to adjudicate the debates over these studies, but rather to raise some questions a...
  3. [Acquired immunodeficiency syndrome].
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    Revista chilena de infectología 27(4):359 (2010) PMID 21046725

  4. Focus on pandemic 2009 H1N1 influenza (swine flu).

    Minerva Pediatrica 62(3 Suppl 1):39 (2010) PMID 21089717

    We published 300,000 copies of a more popular pamphlet for parents. Rigorous attention to Standard Precautions and Droplet Precautions is required to reduce the opportunities for the transmission of the infection in the health-care setting....
  5. Obstetric health care workers' attitudes and beliefs regarding influenza vaccination in pregnancy.

    Obstetrics & Gynecology 114(5):981 (2009) PMID 20168097

    Two hundred sixty-seven completed surveys were available for analysis, with a completion rate of 85%. Almost one third of health care workers surveyed do not believe that vaccines are a safe and effective way to decrease infections (31%) and a minority believe that vaccines are safe in pregnancy (36...
  6. [Danger signs in the malaria patient].

    Biomedica : revista del Instituto Nacional de S... 29(2):320 (2009) PMID 20128356

    Danger signs are clinical indicators of severity and are useful to predict complications or death. In the malaria patient, clinical or parasitological signs can be easily be recognized during the acute phase of the illness that indicate serious complications. Danger signs include neurological change...
  7. The influence of experimental Yersinia enterocolitica infection on the pregnancy course in sows--preliminary studies. II. Antibodies, C-reac...

    Polish Journal of Veterinary Sciences 12(4):491 (2009) PMID 20169923

    I and II (46-fold and 44-fold) as well as III (29-fold) were revealed. In case of Hp, statistically significant differences between groups of animals in the first week post infection were not observed. Our findings indicate that Y. enterocolitica infection evoked strong and long-lasting immunologica...
  8. [Prevention of vertical transmission of HIV in Denmark].

    Ugeskrift for laeger 170(34):2567 (2008) PMID 18761841

    83 HIV-infected women gave birth to 96 children during the study period. In 79% of the cases, the woman knew her HIV status at the beginning of her pregnancy. The median CD4 count before delivery was 447 x 10(6)/l, and in 76% of the cases the HIV-RNA was < 20 copies/ml. 88% of the women delivered by...
  9. Antenatal herpes serologic screening: an appraisal of the evidence.

    Obstetrics & Gynecology 108(5):1247 (2006) PMID 17077252

    We found that neonatal HSV is rare and its incidence is imprecisely defined. There is a lack of evidence supporting the effectiveness of interventions to prevent maternal acquisition of new infection in late pregnancy, which accounts for 60-80% of neonatal herpes. The consequences of universal scree...
  10. No increase in CNS defects.
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    AIDS Patient Care and STDs 20(10):732 (2006) PMID 17080576