Limits...
Pandemic (H1N1) 2009 vaccination and class suspensions after outbreaks, Taipei City, Taiwan.

Hsueh PR, Lee PI, Hsiang Chiu AW, Yen MY - Emerging Infect. Dis. (2010)

Bottom Line: In Taipei City, class suspensions were implemented beginning September 1, 2009 when transmission of pandemic (H1N1) 2009 infection was suspected.The uptake rate of pandemic (H1N1) 2009 vaccination (starting on November 16, 2009) among students 7-18 years of age was 74.7%.Outbreaks were mitigated after late November 2009.

View Article: PubMed Central - PubMed

Affiliation: National Taiwan University Hospital, Taipei, Taiwan.

ABSTRACT
In Taipei City, class suspensions were implemented beginning September 1, 2009 when transmission of pandemic (H1N1) 2009 infection was suspected. The uptake rate of pandemic (H1N1) 2009 vaccination (starting on November 16, 2009) among students 7-18 years of age was 74.7%. Outbreaks were mitigated after late November 2009.

Show MeSH

Related in: MedlinePlus

Weekly number of class suspensions (including nursery schools, kindergartens, elementary/primary schools, and junior and senior high schools) and new hospitalized patients caused by pandemic (H1N1) 2009, confirmed by real-time reverse transcription–PCR in Taipei City, Taiwan, from week 29 in 2009 to week 4 in 2010. W1–3, 3 waves of pandemic (H1N1) 2009 outbreaks. See text for details of the vaccination program for pandemic (H1N1) 2009 for school children 7–18 years of age.
© Copyright Policy
Related In: Results  -  Collection


getmorefigures.php?uid=PMC3298312&req=5

Figure 2: Weekly number of class suspensions (including nursery schools, kindergartens, elementary/primary schools, and junior and senior high schools) and new hospitalized patients caused by pandemic (H1N1) 2009, confirmed by real-time reverse transcription–PCR in Taipei City, Taiwan, from week 29 in 2009 to week 4 in 2010. W1–3, 3 waves of pandemic (H1N1) 2009 outbreaks. See text for details of the vaccination program for pandemic (H1N1) 2009 for school children 7–18 years of age.

Mentions: As of January 29, 2010, a total of 1,708 classes in Taipei City’s elementary/primary, junior, and senior high schools had been suspended (Figure 2). The peak number of class suspensions (without school closures) occurred during September and November 2009, and no class was suspended after week 4 of 2010 (10).


Pandemic (H1N1) 2009 vaccination and class suspensions after outbreaks, Taipei City, Taiwan.

Hsueh PR, Lee PI, Hsiang Chiu AW, Yen MY - Emerging Infect. Dis. (2010)

Weekly number of class suspensions (including nursery schools, kindergartens, elementary/primary schools, and junior and senior high schools) and new hospitalized patients caused by pandemic (H1N1) 2009, confirmed by real-time reverse transcription–PCR in Taipei City, Taiwan, from week 29 in 2009 to week 4 in 2010. W1–3, 3 waves of pandemic (H1N1) 2009 outbreaks. See text for details of the vaccination program for pandemic (H1N1) 2009 for school children 7–18 years of age.
© Copyright Policy
Related In: Results  -  Collection

Show All Figures
getmorefigures.php?uid=PMC3298312&req=5

Figure 2: Weekly number of class suspensions (including nursery schools, kindergartens, elementary/primary schools, and junior and senior high schools) and new hospitalized patients caused by pandemic (H1N1) 2009, confirmed by real-time reverse transcription–PCR in Taipei City, Taiwan, from week 29 in 2009 to week 4 in 2010. W1–3, 3 waves of pandemic (H1N1) 2009 outbreaks. See text for details of the vaccination program for pandemic (H1N1) 2009 for school children 7–18 years of age.
Mentions: As of January 29, 2010, a total of 1,708 classes in Taipei City’s elementary/primary, junior, and senior high schools had been suspended (Figure 2). The peak number of class suspensions (without school closures) occurred during September and November 2009, and no class was suspended after week 4 of 2010 (10).

Bottom Line: In Taipei City, class suspensions were implemented beginning September 1, 2009 when transmission of pandemic (H1N1) 2009 infection was suspected.The uptake rate of pandemic (H1N1) 2009 vaccination (starting on November 16, 2009) among students 7-18 years of age was 74.7%.Outbreaks were mitigated after late November 2009.

View Article: PubMed Central - PubMed

Affiliation: National Taiwan University Hospital, Taipei, Taiwan.

ABSTRACT
In Taipei City, class suspensions were implemented beginning September 1, 2009 when transmission of pandemic (H1N1) 2009 infection was suspected. The uptake rate of pandemic (H1N1) 2009 vaccination (starting on November 16, 2009) among students 7-18 years of age was 74.7%. Outbreaks were mitigated after late November 2009.

Show MeSH
Related in: MedlinePlus