The Age-Specific Cumulative Incidence of Infection with Pandemic Influenza H1N1 2009 Was Similar in Various Countries Prior to Vaccination

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BACKGROUND During the influenza pandemic of 2009 estimates of symptomatic and asymptomatic infection were needed to guide vaccination policies and inform other control measures. Serological studies are the most reliable way to measure influenza infection independent of symptoms. We reviewed all published serological studies that estimated the cumulative… (More)
DOI: 10.1371/journal.pone.0021828

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@inproceedings{Kelly2011TheAC, title={The Age-Specific Cumulative Incidence of Infection with Pandemic Influenza H1N1 2009 Was Similar in Various Countries Prior to Vaccination}, author={Heath A. Kelly and Heidi A. Peck and Karen L. Laurie and Peng Wu and Hiroshi Nishiura and Benjamin John Cowling}, booktitle={PloS one}, year={2011} }