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Pertussis-induced cough

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Pertussis (whooping cough) is one of the commonest vaccine preventable diseases in the UK, despite vaccination coverage being maintained for the last 15 years at over 90% among infants and the addition of a pre-school booster to the UK national immunisation programme in 2001. However, it is known that pertussis vaccine does not confer long-term immunity to clinical infection. Evidence of pertussis infection has been reported in 37% of children presenting in UK...

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Published
Peer review status:
Peer reviewed

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10.1016/j.pupt.2010.10.011

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Institution:
University of Oxford
Division:
MSD
Department:
Primary Care Health Sciences
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Institution:
University of Oxford
Division:
Medical Sciences Division
Department:
Primary Care Health Sciences
Oxford college:
Kellogg College
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Publisher:
Elsevier Publisher's website
Journal:
Pulmonary Pharmacology and Therapeutics Journal website
Volume:
24
Issue:
3
Pages:
304-307
Publication date:
2010-10-27
Acceptance date:
2010-10-21
DOI:
EISSN:
1522-9629
ISSN:
1094-5539
Pmid:
21034844
Source identifiers:
214387
Language:
English
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pubs:214387
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2018-03-14

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