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Whooping Cough (Pertussis) - References

Citations

  1. American Academy of Pediatrics (2009). Pertussis (whooping cough). In LK Pickering et al., eds., Red Book: 2009 Report of the Committee on Infectious Diseases, 28th ed., pp. 504–519. Elk Grove Village, IL: American Academy of Pediatrics.

Other Works Consulted

  • Bettiol S, et al. (2010). Symptomatic treatment of the cough in whooping cough. Cochrane Database of Systematic Reviews (1).

  • Bravender T, Walter EB (2008). Pertussis section of Infectious respiratory illnesses. In LS Neinstein et al., eds., Adolescent Health Care: A Practical Guide, 5th ed., pp. 419–421. Philadelphia: Lippincott Williams and Wilkins.

  • Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (2006). Preventing tetanus, diphtheria, and pertussis among adolescents: Use of tetanus toxoid, reduced diphtheria toxoid and acellular pertussis vaccines: Recommendations of the Advisory Committee on Immunization Practices (ACIP). MMWR, 55(RR-3): 1–44. Also available online: http://www.cdc.gov/mmwr/PDF/RR/RR5503.pdf.

  • Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (2011). Pertussis. In W Atkinson et al., eds., Epidemiology and Prevention of Vaccine-Preventable Diseases, 12th ed., pp. 291–300. Washington, DC: Public Health Foundation. Also available online:

  • Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (2011). Updated recommendations for use of tetanus toxoid, reduced diphtheria toxoid and acellular pertussis (Tdap) vaccine from the Advisory Committee on Immunization Practices, 2010. MMWR, 60(01): 13–15. Also available online:

  • Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (2012). Updated recommendations for use of tetanus toxoid, reduced diphtheria toxoid, and acellular pertussis (Tdap) vaccine in adults aged 65 years and older—Advisory Committee on Immunization Practices (ACIP), 2012. MMWR, 61(25): 468–470. Also available online:

  • Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (2013). Updated recommendations for use of tetanus toxoid, reduced diphtheria toxoid, and acellular pertussis vaccine (Tdap) in pregnant women: Advisory Committee on Immunization Practices (ACIP), 2012. MMWR, 62(07): 131–135. Also available online:

  • Cherry JD, Harrison RE (2006). Bordetella pertussis (whooping cough). In FD Burg et al., eds., Current Pediatric Therapy, 18th ed., pp. 723–727. Philadelphia: Saunders Elsevier.

  • Connelly BL (2011). Pertussis. In CD Rudolph et al., eds., Rudolph’s Pediatrics, 22nd ed., pp. 1075–1077. New York: McGraw-Hill.

  • Long SS (2011). Pertussis (bordetella pertussis and bordetella parapertussis). In RM Kliegman et al., eds., Nelson Textbook of Pediatrics, 19th ed., pp. 944–948. Philadelphia: Saunders.

  • Skerrett SJ (2009). Infections due to haemophilus, moraxella, legionella, bordetella, and pseudomonas. In EG Nabel, ed., ACP Medicine, section 7, chap. 10. Hamilton, ON: BC Decker.

  • Zhang L, et al. (2012). Acellular vaccines for preventing whooping cough in children. Cochrane Database of Systematic Reviews (3).

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Last Updated: August 31, 2012
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