The National Routine Vaccination Program (PEV) the Rotarix vaccine, an antidote against Rotavirus diarrhea
has been launched by the Mauritanian government.
The target sample size, based on an expected 20% prevalence of rotavirus diarrhea
and a 5% significance level, was 250 cases.
Vaccination of children aged from six months to one year for prevention of rotavirus diarrhea
will start in the second half of 2014 in Uzbekistan for the first time, the Uzbek Telegraph Agency (UzTAG) reported on April 25 with reference to the Ministry of Health.
In rotavirus diarrhea
group, children demonstrated lower level of serum potassium, and showed trend to have hypokalemia (p-value = 0.
Randomized, placebo-controlled, clinical trial of hyperimmunized chicken egg yolk immunoglobulin in children with rotavirus diarrhea
We can take immunization to the next level, with the expanded uptake of new vaccines against major killers such as pneumonia and rotavirus diarrhea
," Chan said in a statement.
Since rotavirus disproportionately affects young children -- severe rotavirus diarrhea
and dehydration can occur as young as three months of age -- ROTARIX could help prevent many of the 55,000-70,000 hospitalizations by young children that result from rotavirus in the U.
The vaccine, which is given orally, confers significant protection against rotavirus diarrhea
Incidence of severe rotavirus diarrhea
in New Delhi, India, and G and P types of the infecting rotavirus strains.
cities in an annual "wave' of rotavirus diarrhea
that spreads eastward.
In resource-limited countries, most children experience the first episode of rotavirus diarrhea
before reaching age 1.
Because rotavirus diarrhea
was due to a variety of genotypes during the first year and primarily to G12 genotype during the second year, we compared characteristics of rotavirus cases for the 2 years to detect differences that could be linked to the G12 genotype.