Paediatric pneumococcal disease in Central Europe
The authors present an appraisal of the pneumococcal epidemiological situation in 11 Central European countries. Data are based on study findings presented at the 12th Central European Vaccine Advisory Group (CEVAG) meeting, held on 21–22 May 2010 in Sofia, Bulgaria, and a literature review of the PubMed database.
Bacterial pulmonary infections in autopsy results from pandemic influenza (H1N1) 2009 deaths in the United States
The US Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) examined postmortem lung specimens from patients with fatal cases of pandemic influenza (H1N1) 2009 for bacterial causes of pneumonia.