Publications

You can find full publication lists for Lone Simonsen, Robert Taylor, and Cynthia Schuck-Paim on Google Scholar.
 

Influenza Vaccines

  • Simonsen, L. (2010). "Available evidence points to low effectiveness of influenza vaccines for older people." Evid Based Med 15(4): 109-110.
     
  • Simonsen, L., T. A. Reichert, C. Viboud, W. C. Blackwelder, R. J. Taylor and M. A. Miller (2005). "Impact of influenza vaccination on seasonal mortality in the US elderly population." Arch Intern Med 165(3): 265-272.
     
  • Simonsen, L., R. J. Taylor, C. Viboud, M. A. Miller and L. A. Jackson (2007). "Mortality benefits of influenza vaccination in elderly people: an ongoing controversy." Lancet Infect Dis 7(10): 658-666.
     
  • Simonsen, L., C. Viboud and R. Taylor (2005). "Influenza vaccination in elderly people." Lancet 366(9503): 2086.
     
  • Simonsen, L., C. Viboud and R. J. Taylor (2007). "Effectiveness of influenza vaccination." N Engl J Med 357(26): 2729-2730; author reply 2730-2721.
     
  • Simonsen, L., C. Viboud, R. J. Taylor, M. A. Miller and L. Jackson (2009). "Influenza vaccination and mortality benefits: new insights, new opportunities." Vaccine 27(45): 6300-6304.
     
  • Viboud, C. and L. Simonsen (2011). "Does seasonal influenza vaccination increase the risk of illness with the 2009 A/H1N1 pandemic virus?" Int J Risk Saf Med 23(2): 97-102.


Pandemic Influenza

  • Miller, M. A., C. Viboud, M. Balinska and L. Simonsen (2009). "The signature features of influenza pandemics--implications for policy." N Engl J Med 360(25): 2595-2598.
     
  • Simonsen, L., P. Spreeuwenberg, R. Lustig, R. J. Taylor, D. M. Fleming, M. Kroneman, M. D. Van Kerkhove, A. W. Mounts, W. J. Paget and G. L. C. Teams (2013). "Global mortality estimates for the 2009 Influenza Pandemic from the GLaMOR project: a modeling study." PLoS Med 10(11): e1001558.
     
  • Viboud, C. and L. Simonsen (2013). "Timely estimates of influenza A H7N9 infection severity." Lancet 382(9887): 106-108.


Language Processing

  • Childs, L. C., R. Enelow, L. Simonsen, N. H. Heintzelman, K. M. Kowalski and R. J. Taylor (2009). "Description of a rule-based system for the i2b2 challenge in natural language processing for clinical data." J Am Med Inform Assoc 16(4): 571-575.
     
  • Heintzelman, N. H., R. J. Taylor, L. Simonsen, R. Lustig, D. Anderko, J. A. Haythornthwaite, L. C. Childs and G. S. Bova (2013). "Longitudinal analysis of pain in patients with metastatic prostate cancer using natural language processing of medical record text." J Am Med Inform Assoc 20(5): 898-905.


Pneumococcal Vaccines

  • Schuck-Paim, C., R. Taylor, D. Lindley, K. P. Klugman and L. Simonsen (2013). "Use of near-real-time medical claims data to generate timely vaccine coverage estimates in the US: the dynamics of PCV13 vaccine uptake." Vaccine 31(50): 5983-5988.
     
  • Simonsen, L., R. J. Taylor, Y. Young-Xu, M. Haber, L. May and K. P. Klugman (2011). "Impact of pneumococcal conjugate vaccination of infants on pneumonia and influenza hospitalization and mortality in all age groups in the United States." MBio 2(1): e00309-00310.


Rotavirus Vaccines

  • Simonsen, L., R. J. Taylor and A. Z. Kapikian (2006). "Rotavirus vaccines." N Engl J Med 354(16): 1747-1751; author reply 1747-1751.
     
  • Simonsen, L., C. Viboud, A. Elixhauser, R. J. Taylor and A. Z. Kapikian (2005). "More on RotaShield and intussusception: the role of age at the time of vaccination." J Infect Dis 192 Suppl 1: S36-43.


Assessing Disease Burden

  • Olson, D. R., K. J. Konty, M. Paladini, C. Viboud and L. Simonsen (2013). "Reassessing Google Flu Trends data for detection of seasonal and pandemic influenza: a comparative epidemiological study at three geographic scales." PLoS Comput Biol 9(10): e1003256.
     
  • Simonsen, L. (2007). "Commentary: Observational studies and the art of accurately measuring influenza vaccine benefits." Int J Epidemiol 36(3): 631-632.
     
  • Simonsen, L. and C. Viboud (2012). "The art of modeling the mortality impact of winter-seasonal pathogens." J Infect Dis 206(5): 625-627.