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Erratum to: Incidence of influenza virus infection among pregnant women: a systematic review

  • Mark A. Katz1, 2Email author,
  • Bradford D. Gessner3, 14,
  • Jeanene Johnson4, 15,
  • Becky Skidmore5,
  • Marian Knight6,
  • Niranjan Bhat7,
  • Helen Marshall8, 9,
  • David J. Horne10, 16,
  • Justin R. Ortiz11 and
  • Deshayne B. Fell12, 13
BMC Pregnancy and ChildbirthBMC series – open, inclusive and trusted201717:192

Received: 14 June 2017

Accepted: 14 June 2017

Published: 19 June 2017

The original article was published in BMC Pregnancy and Childbirth 2017 17:155


Upon publication of the original article [1], it was noticed that the Acknowledgements Section was missing. The acknowledgements should read as, “The authors would like to thank the following individuals for helpful comments on an earlier version of the study manuscript: David Savitz, Julien Beauté, Pasi Penttinen, and Kevin Pottie. In addition, the authors would like to acknowledge the contributions of the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), which provides financial support to the World Health Organization Initiative for Vaccine Research (U50 CK000431).” This has now been acknowledged and corrected in this erratum.



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Authors’ Affiliations

Department of Health Systems Management, Medical School for International Health, Ben Gurion University of the Negev, Beer Sheva, Israel
University of Michigan School of Public Health, Ann Arbor, USA
Agence de Médecine Préventive, Paris, France
Independent consultant, Oakland, USA
Independent consultant, Ottawa, Canada
National Perinatal Epidemiology Unit (NPEU), University of Oxford, Oxford, UK
Vaccine Access and Delivery Program, PATH, Seattle, USA
Vaccinology and Immunology Research Trials Unit, Discipline of Paediatrics, Women’s and Children’s Hospital and University of Adelaide, Adelaide, Australia
Robinson Research Institute, University of Adelaide, North Adelaide, Australia
Department of Medicine, University of Washington, Seattle, USA
Initiative for Vaccine Research, World Health Organization, Geneva, Switzerland
Better Outcomes Registry & Network (BORN), CHEO Research Institute, Ottawa, Canada
Department of Epidemiology, Biostatistics and Occupational Health, McGill University, Montreal, Canada
Agence de Médecine Préventive, Anchorage, USA
, Los Gatos, USA
Harborview Medical Center, University of Washington, Seattle, USA


  1. Katz MA, Gessner BD, Johnson J, Skidmore B, Knight M, Bhat N, Marshall H, Horne DJ, Ortiz JR, Fell DB. Incidence of influenza virus infection among pregnant women: a systematic review. BMC Pregnancy and Childbirth. 2017 May 30;17(1):155.View ArticlePubMedPubMed CentralGoogle Scholar


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