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Yellow fever virus (YFV) has a long history of causing human disease. Today, YFV is persevered in jungle environments with occasional sporadic human outbreaks in South America and periodic intermediate human transmissions with occasional urban outbreaks in sub-Saharan Africa. The ever-present risk...

Author(s)
Callender, D. M.
Publisher
Routledge, Abingdon, UK
Citation
Global Public Health, 2019, 14, 3, pp 445-455
Abstract

Rationale for review: The global yellow fever vaccine supply is insufficient to provide full-dose vaccination to millions threatened by outbreaks. Given the excess of live-attenuated 17D yellow fever virus in the current single dose vials, dose sparing would increase available vaccine doses...

Author(s)
Roukens, A. H. E.; Visser, L. G.
Publisher
Oxford University Press, Cary, USA
Citation
Journal of Travel Medicine, 2019, 26, 6, pp taz024
Abstract

This paper presents the requirements and recommendations for entry visas for the Hajj and Umra seasons in 2016, as issued by the Ministry of Health of Saudi Arabia. Included are the uptake by travellers of preventive measures (e.g. immunization) for yellow fever, meningococcal meningitis,...

Author(s)
Assiri, A. M.
Publisher
World Health Organization, Geneva, Switzerland
Citation
Weekly Epidemiological Record, 2016, 91, 26/27, pp 331-335
Abstract

In September 2017, the Ministry of Health in Brazil declared the end of the 2016-2017 yellow fever outbreak in the country. The upsurge of human cases since December 2017 and the continuous non-human primate epizootics since September 2017 indicate a continued or resumed increase in yellow fever...

Publisher
European Centre for Disease Prevention and Control, Stockholm, Sweden
Citation
Outbreak of yellow fever in Brazil, third update, 2018, pp 10 pp.
Abstract

Yellow Fever (YF) is an acute viral hemorrhagic disease prevalent mainly in Africa and Americas, with 20-60% fatality rate in severe forms. Currently, antiviral drugs for the infection are not available, reinforcing the importance of vaccination in resident populations and travelers. Manufactured...

Author(s)
Pestana, C. P.; Lawson-Ferreira, R.; Lessa-Aquino, C.; Leal, M. da L. F.; Freire, M. da S.; Homma, A.; Medeiros, M. A.
Publisher
Elsevier B.V., Amsterdam, Netherlands
Citation
Journal of Virological Methods, 2018, 260, pp 82-87
Abstract

Objective: To examine the potential for international travel to spread yellow fever virus to cities around the world. Methods: We obtained data on the international flight itineraries of travellers who departed yellow fever-endemic areas of the world in 2016 for cities either where yellow fever was ...

Author(s)
Brent, S. E.; Watts, A.; Cetron, M.; German, M.; Kraemer, M. U. G.; Bogoch, I. I.; Brady, O. J.; Hay, S. I.; Creatore, M. I.; Kamran Khan
Publisher
World Health Organization, Geneva, Switzerland
Citation
Bulletin of the World Health Organization, 2018, 96, 5, pp 343-354
Abstract

Background: The Department of Health regulates the designation of yellow fever vaccination centres (YFVCs) in the Republic of Ireland to ensure appropriate standards in the safe, effective use of yellow fever vaccine for overseas travellers. The process of designation of YFVCs is delegated to...

Author(s)
Noone, P.; Hamza, M.; Tang, J.; Flaherty, G.
Publisher
Elsevier Ltd, Oxford, UK
Citation
Travel Medicine and Infectious Disease, 2015, 13, 5, pp 409-414
Abstract

This document reports on the requirements and recommendations issued by the Ministry of Health of Saudi Arabia for entry visas for the Hajj and Umra seasons in 2015. These include vaccination certificates for yellow fever, meningococcal meningitis, poliomyelitis and seasonal influenza, and receipt...

Publisher
World Health Organization and International Telecommunication Union 2014, Geneva, Switzerland
Citation
Weekly Epidemiological Record, 2015, 90, 31, pp 381-384
Abstract

The vaccination rates of Japanese people travelling abroad are still relatively low compared to travelers from Europe and the U.S. The following 3 causes are considered to contribute to the low vaccination rates among Japanese. First point is the lack of attention to the prevention of diseases...

Author(s)
Hamada, A.; Fukushima, S.
Publisher
Elsevier, Oxford, UK
Citation
Journal of Infection and Chemotherapy, 2015, 21, 6, pp 405-409
Abstract

In April 2013, the Strategic Advisory Group of Experts (SAGE) on immunization stated that a single dose of yellow fever (YF) vaccine is sufficient in the general population to confer a lifelong protection against YF. When the period of validity of the International Certificate of Vaccination (ICV)...

Author(s)
Wyplosz, B.; Leroy, J. P.; Derradji, O.; Consigny, P. H.
Publisher
Wiley-Blackwell, Boston, USA
Citation
Journal of Travel Medicine, 2015, 22, 2, pp 140-141

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