Resources & Publications
- CDC. Pertussis Epidemic — Washington, 2012. MMWR. 2012;61(28):517-22
- Mandal S, Tatti K, Wooods-Stout D, Cassiday P, Faulkner A, Griffith M, et al. Pertussis Pseudo-outbreak linked to specimens contaminated by Bordetella pertussis DNA From clinic surfaces. Pediatrics, 2011;129(2), e424-30.
- CDC. Notes from the Field: Pertussis — California, January–June 2010. MMWR. 2010; 59(26):817.
- CDC. Use of Mass Tdap Vaccination to Control an Outbreak of Pertussis in a High School — Cook County, Illinois, September 2006–January 2007. MMWR. 2008;57(29):796-9.
- CDC. Outbreaks of Respiratory Illness Mistakenly Attributed to Pertussis — New Hampshire, Massachusetts, and Tennessee, 2004–2006. MMWR. 2007; 56(33):837-842.
- CDC. Pertussis Outbreak in an Amish Community — Kent County, Delaware, September 2004–February 2005. MMWR 2006;55(30):817-21
- CDC. Outbreaks of Pertussis Associated with Hospitals — Kentucky, Pennsylvania, and Oregon, 2003. MMWR. 2005;54(3):67-71.
- CDC. School-Associated Pertussis Outbreak - Yavapai County, Arizona, September 2002-February 2003. MMWR 2004;53(10):216-9.
- CDC. Pertussis Outbreak among Adults at an Oil Refinery — Illinois, August–October 2002. MMWR 2003;52(01):1-4.
- Pertussis Postexposure Antimicrobial Prophylaxis
- Letter of Guidance for Parents and Clinicians during Outbreaks
This draft letter can be adapted during pertussis outbreaks in schools or other closed or contained settings…
- Surveillance Manual's Chapter on Pertussis
Manual from the Surveillance of Vaccine-Preventable Diseases textbook.
- CDC and CSTE Case Definition for NNDSS
- Guidelines for the Control of Pertussis Outbreaks (Archived)
- Outbreak Control, Surveillance Manual's Chapter on Pertussis
Manual from the Surveillance of Vaccine-Preventable Diseases textbook
- For Parents and Patients
What parents need to know, e-cards, flyer (protect yourself and your baby), hear the cough...
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