Journal article

"Crude Vaccine Effectiveness" Is a Misleading Term in Test-negative Studies of Influenza Vaccine Effectiveness

Sheena G Sullivan, Benjamin J Cowling

Epidemiology | LIPPINCOTT WILLIAMS & WILKINS | Published : 2015

University of Melbourne Researchers

Grants

Awarded by Area of Excellence Scheme of the Hong Kong University


Awarded by Harvard Center for Communicable Disease Dynamics from National Institute of General Medical Sciences


Funding Acknowledgements

This work has received financial support from the Area of Excellence Scheme of the Hong Kong University Grants Committee (Grant No. AoE/M-12/06) and the Harvard Center for Communicable Disease Dynamics from the National Institute of General Medical Sciences (Grant No. U54 GM088558). The WHO Collaborating Centre for Reference and Research on Influenza is funded by the Australian Government Department of Health. The funding bodies were not involved in the collection, analysis, and interpretation of data, the writing of the article, or the decision to submit it for publication.BJC has received research funding from MedImmune Inc. and Sanofi Pasteur, and consults for Crucell NV. The authors report no other conflicts of interest.