Recent Review Articles

Wang TL, Jing L, Bocchini JA Jr. Mandatory influenza vaccination for all healthcare personnel: a review on justification, implementation and effectiveness. Curr Opin Pediatr. 2017 Jul 11.
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Review Articles – Healthcare Professionals
2012 – July 2017

Ahmed F. et al. Effect of Influenza Vaccination of Healthcare Personnel on Morbidity and Mortality Among Patients: Systematic Review and Grading of Evidence. Clin Infect Dis. 2013 Nov 13. [Epub ahead of print]
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Aoyagi Y. et al. Healthcare workers' willingness to work during an influenza pandemic: a systematic review and meta-analysis. Influenza Other Respir Viruses. 2015 Mar 24.
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Bellia C. et al. Healthcare worker compliance with seasonal and pandemic influenza vaccination. Influenza Other Respir Viruses. 2013 Sep;7 Suppl 2:97-104
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Blasi F. et al. Compliance with anti-H1N1 vaccine among healthcare workers and general population. Clin Microbiol Infect. 2012 Oct;18 Suppl 5:37-41.
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Collange F. et al. Knowledge, attitudes, beliefs and behaviors of General Practitioners/Family Physicians toward their own vaccination: A systematic review. Hum Vaccin Immunother. 2016 Apr 14:1-11.
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Corace KM. et al. Using behavior change frameworks to improve healthcare worker influenza vaccination rates: A systematic review. Vaccine. 2016 May 5. pii: S0264-410X(16)30236-5.
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Cortes-Penfield N. Mandatory Influenza Vaccination for Health Care Workers as the New Standard of Care: A Matter of Patient Safety and Nonmaleficent Practice. Am J Public Health. 2013 Dec 12.
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Dolan GP. et al. Vaccination of healthcare workers to protect patients at increased risk of acute respiratory disease: summary of a systematic review. Influenza Other Respir Viruses. 2013 Sep;7 Suppl 2:93-6
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Dubov A, Phung C. Nudges or mandates? The ethics of mandatory flu vaccination. Vaccine. 2015 May 21;33(22):2530-2535.
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Franks K. Control of seasonal influenza in healthcare settings: Mandatory annual influenza vaccination of healthcare workers. Aust Med Stud J 3(1) 2012
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Galanakis E. et al. Ethics of mandatory vaccination for healthcare workers. Euro Surveill. 2013 Nov 7;18(45):20627.
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Haviari S. et al. Vaccination of healthcare workers: A review. Hum Vaccin Immunother. 2015 Aug 20:0.
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Hollmeyer H. et al. Review: interventions to increase influenza vaccination among healthcare workers in hospitals. Influenza Other Respi Viruses. 2012 Sep 18.
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Keegan JM. Vaccination and the health care worker. S D Med. 2013;Spec no:101-9.

Lietz J. et al. The Occupational Risk of Influenza A (H1N1) Infection among Healthcare Personnel during the 2009 Pandemic: A Systematic Review and Meta-Analysis of Observational Studies. PLoS One. 2016 Aug 31;11(8):e0162061.
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Loubet P. et al. Seasonal influenza vaccination of high-risk adults. Expert Rev Vaccines. 2016 May 27:1-12.
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Lytras T. et al. Interventions to increase seasonal influenza vaccine coverage in healthcare workers: a systematic review and meta-regression analysis. Hum Vaccin Immunother. 2015 Nov 30:0.
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Maltezou HC, Poland GA. Immunization of Health-Care Providers: Necessity and Public Health Policies. Healthcare (Basel). 2016 Aug 1;4(3). pii: E47.
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Music T. Protecting patients, protecting healthcare workers: a review of the role of influenza vaccination. Int Nurs Rev. 2012 Jun;59(2):161-7.
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Nowak GJ. et al. Promoting influenza vaccination: Insights from a qualitative meta-analysis of 14 years of influenza-related communications research by U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC). Vaccine. 2015 Apr 28. pii: S0264-410X(15)00528-9.
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Pitts SI. et al. A systematic review of mandatory influenza vaccination in healthcare personnel. Am J Prev Med. 2014 Sep;47(3):330-40.
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Prematunge C. Factors influencing pandemic influenza vaccination of healthcare workers-a systematic review. et al. Vaccine. 2012 Jul 6;30(32):4733-43.
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Pritchard E.N. et al. Positive provider interventions for enhancing influenza vaccination uptake among Pacific peoples in New Zealand. N Z Med J. 2011 Nov 25;124(1346):75-82.
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Rashid H. et al. Assessing Interventions To Improve Influenza Vaccine Uptake Among Health Care Workers. (Australia) Health Aff (Millwood). 2016 Feb 1;35(2):284-92.
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Riphagen-Dalhuisen J. et al. Predictors of seasonal influenza vaccination among healthcare workers in hospitals: a descriptive meta-analysis. Occup Environ Med. 2012 Apr;69(4):230-5. Epub 2011 Dec 15.
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Smith S, Sim J, Halcomb E. Nurses' knowledge, attitudes and practices regarding influenza vaccination: an integrative review. J Clin Nurs. 2016 May 21.
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Thomas B, O'Meara P, Spelten E. Everyday Dangers - The Impact Infectious Disease has on the Health of Paramedics: A Scoping Review. Prehosp Disaster Med. 2017 Jan 30:1-7.
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Thomas RE, Jefferson T, Lasserson TJ. Influenza vaccination for healthcare workers who care for people aged 60 or older living in long-term care institutions. Cochrane Database Syst Rev. 2016 Jun 2;6:CD005187.
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Thomas RE. Do we have enough evidence how seasonal influenza is transmitted and can be prevented in hospitals to implement a comprehensive policy? Vaccine. 2016 May 9. pii: S0264-410X(16)30271-7.
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Vasilevska M, Ku J, Fisman DN. Factors associated with healthcare worker acceptance of vaccination: a systematic review and meta-analysis. Infect Control Hosp Epidemiol. 2014 Jun;35(6):699-708.
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Wang TL, Jing L, Bocchini JA Jr. Mandatory influenza vaccination for all healthcare personnel: a review on justification, implementation and effectiveness. Curr Opin Pediatr. 2017 Jul 11.
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