Journal article

Epidemiology of intussusception before and after rotavirus vaccine introduction in Fiji

Felisita Tupou Ratu, Rita Reyburn, Evelyn Tuivaga, Asena Tuiketei, Kylie Jenkins, Kim Mulholland, Adam Jenney, Fiona Russell

Scientific Reports | NATURE PUBLISHING GROUP | Published : 2018


Funding Acknowledgements

We would like to acknowledge the Ministry of Health and Medical Services in particular; the Deputy Secretary for Public Health, Dr Eric Rafai, the National Advisor for Communicable Diseases, Dr Mike Kama, the National Advisor for Family Health, Dr Torika Tamani, the Mataika House staff, the Colonial War Memorial Hospital-Paediatric Unit staff, the New Vaccine Evaluation Project Staff, Silivia Matanitobua, Mereadani Gunaivalu, Sr. Lanieta Koyamaibole, Sr. Seruwaia Young, Titilia Kautia, Vilimaina Matai, Murdoch Children's Research Institute staff. This study was supported by the Department of Foreign Affairs and Trade of the Australian Government and Fiji Health Sector Support Program (FHSSP). FHSSP is implemented by Abt JTA on behalf of the Australian Government. In particular, we would like to thank Dr Rosa Saaga Banuve, Karen Kenny, David Elkins and Leah Ekbladh.