Association between seasonal influenza vaccination in 2008-2009 and pandemic influenza A (H1N1) 2009 infection among school students from Kobe, Japan, April-June 2009.

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We assessed the effect of seasonal trivalent inactivated influenza vaccination (TIV) on pandemic influenza 2009 (pH1N1)-related illness from April to June 2009 among 2849 students (aged 12-18 years). TIV was associated with an increase in the frequency of pH1N1-related illness among subjects (adjusted odds ratio, 1.47; 95% confidence interval, 1.14-1.89… (More)
DOI: 10.1093/cid/cir787

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@article{Tsuchihashi2012AssociationBS, title={Association between seasonal influenza vaccination in 2008-2009 and pandemic influenza A (H1N1) 2009 infection among school students from Kobe, Japan, April-June 2009.}, author={Yuuki Tsuchihashi and Tomimasa Sunagawa and Yuichiro Yahata and Hideaki Takahashi and Takao Toyokawa and Fumito Odaira and Takaaki Ohyama and Kiyosu Taniguchi and Nobuhiko Okabe}, journal={Clinical infectious diseases : an official publication of the Infectious Diseases Society of America}, year={2012}, volume={54 3}, pages={381-3} }