• The relative invasive disease potential of Streptococcus pneumoniae among children after PCV introduction: a systematic review and meta-analysis.

      Balsells, Evelyn; Dagan, Ron; Yildirim, Inci; Gounder, Prabhu P; Steens, Anneke; Muñoz-Almagro, Carmen; Mameli, Chiara; Kandasamy, Rama; Lavi, Noga Givon; Daprai, Laura; van der Ende, Arie; Trzciński, Krzysztof; Nzenze, Susan; Meiring, Susan; Foster, Dona; Bulkow, Lisa R; Rudolph, Karen; Valero-Rello, Ana; Ducker, Struan; Vestrheim, Didrik Frimann; von Gottberg, Anne; Pelton, Stephen I; Zuccotti, GianVincenzo; Pollard, Andrew J; Sanders, Elisabeth A M; Campbell, Harry; Madhi, Shabir A; Nair, Harish; Kyaw, Moe H (2018-06-29)
      Burden of pneumococcal disease depends on the prevalence and invasive disease potential of serotypes. We aimed to estimate the invasive disease potential of serotypes in children under 5 years of age by combining data from different settings with routine immunisation with pneumococcal conjugate vaccines (PCV).