Trivalent Influenza Vaccine Adverse Event Analysis Based On MedDRA System Organ Classes Using VAERS Data

Stud Health Technol Inform. 2015;216:1076.

Abstract

We studied serious reports following influnza vaccine from VAERS database in year 2011. Our statistical analyses revealed differences of reactions among different age groups and between genders. The results may lead to additional studies to uncover factors contributing to the individual differences in susceptibility to influenza infection.

Publication types

  • Research Support, N.I.H., Extramural

MeSH terms

  • Adolescent
  • Adult
  • Adverse Drug Reaction Reporting Systems / classification
  • Adverse Drug Reaction Reporting Systems / statistics & numerical data*
  • Age Distribution
  • Aged
  • Aged, 80 and over
  • Child, Preschool
  • Data Mining / methods*
  • Databases, Factual*
  • Drug-Related Side Effects and Adverse Reactions / epidemiology*
  • Drug-Related Side Effects and Adverse Reactions / etiology*
  • Female
  • Humans
  • Infant
  • Infant, Newborn
  • Influenza Vaccines / adverse effects*
  • Male
  • Middle Aged
  • Prevalence
  • Risk Assessment / methods
  • Sex Distribution
  • United States / epidemiology
  • Young Adult

Substances

  • Influenza Vaccines