European Journal of Pediatrics

, Volume 153, Issue 6, pp 467–468

Withdrawal of a mumps vaccine

  • A. Colville
  • S. Pugh
  • E. Miller
  • H. J. Schmitt
  • M. Just
  • A. Neiss
Letters to the Editors

References

  1. 1.
    Colville A, Pugh S (1992) Mumps meningitis and measles, mumps and rubella vaccine. Lancet 340:786CrossRefPubMedGoogle Scholar
  2. 2.
    Fujinaga T, Motegi Y, Tamura H, Kuroume T (1991) A prefecture-wide survey of mumps meningitis associated with measles, mumps and rubella vaccine. Pediatr Infect Dis J 10:204–209PubMedGoogle Scholar
  3. 3.
    Joint Working Group of the Research Unit of the Royal College of Physicians and the British Paediatric Association (1991) Guidelines for the management of convulsions and fever. BMJ 303: 634–636Google Scholar
  4. 4.
    Miller E, Goldacre M, Pugh S, Colville A, Farrington P, Flower A, Nash J, MacFarlane L, Tettmar R (1993) Risk of aseptic meningitis after measles, mumps and rubella vaccine in UK children. Lancet 341:979–982CrossRefPubMedGoogle Scholar
  5. 5.
    Schmitt HJ, Just M, Neiss A (1993) Withdrawal of a Mumps vaccine: reasons and impacts. Eur J Pediatr 152: 387–388PubMedGoogle Scholar
  6. 6.
    Sugiura A, Yamada A (1991) Aseptic meningitis as a complication of mumps vaccination. Pediatr Infect Dis J 10: 209–213PubMedGoogle Scholar
  7. 7.
    Weirsbitzky S, Bruus R (1993) Safety of vaccines in childhood. Lancet 341: 379CrossRefGoogle Scholar

References

  1. 1.
    Colville A, Puch S (1992) Mumps meningitis and measles, mumps, and rubella vaccine. Lancet 340:786CrossRefPubMedGoogle Scholar
  2. 2.
    Miller E, Goldacre M, Pugh S, Colville A, Farrington P, Flower A, Nash J, MacFarland L, Tettmar R (1993) Risk of aspetic meningitis after measles, mumps and rubella vaccine in UK children. Lancet 341:979–982CrossRefPubMedGoogle Scholar
  3. 3.
    Schmitt HJ, Just M, Neiss A (1993) Withdrawal of a mumps vaccine: reasons and impacts. Eur J Pediatr 152: 387–388PubMedGoogle Scholar

Copyright information

© Springer-Verlag 1994

Authors and Affiliations

  • A. Colville
    • 1
  • S. Pugh
    • 1
  • E. Miller
    • 2
  • H. J. Schmitt
    • 3
  • M. Just
    • 4
  • A. Neiss
    • 5
  1. 1.Nottingham Public Health Laboratory, University HospitalQueens Medical CentreNottinghamUK
  2. 2.PHLS Communicable DiseaseSurveillance CentreLondonUK
  3. 3.Universitäts-KinderklinikJohannes Gutenberg-UniversitätMainzGermany
  4. 4.Basler-KinderspitalUniversitäts-Kliniken und Polikliniken BaselBaselSwitzerland
  5. 5.Institut für BiostatistikUniversität InnsbruckInnsbruckAustria

Personalised recommendations