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"Tdap Immunization in Pregnant Women and the Prevention of Pertussis in Young Infants" in the journal Clinical Infectious Disease first published online ahead of print on October 19, 2014
"A case-control study to estimate the effectiveness of maternal pertussis vaccination in protecting newborn infants in England and Wales, 2012-2013" in the journal Clinical Infectious Disease, first published online ahead of print on October 19, 2014 doi:10.1093/cid/ciu821
"Pregnancy Dose Tdap and Postpartum Cocooning to Prevent Infant Pertussis: A Decision Analysis" in the medical journal Pediatrics found that Tdap vaccination during pregnancy could avert more infant cases and deaths at lower cost than postpartum vaccination.