NPS RADAR July 2007

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Atomoxetine (Strattera) for attention deficit hyperactivity disorder Reviews use of atomoxetine for ADHD in children, adolescents, and adults, and compares atomoxetine with methylphenidate, dexamphetamine, and other psychostimulants.
Quadrivalent human papillomavirus vaccine (Gardasil) Reviews use of human papillomavirus vaccine for prevention of HPV-related cervical cancer, including immunisation program for adolescents and young women.
Rotavirus vaccines (Rotarix and RotaTeq) for prevention of rotavirus gastroenteritis Reviews use of oral rotavirus vaccines for prevention of rotavirus gastroenteritis in infants and children, including immunisation schedule, adverse effects, and contraindications.
NPS RADAR July 2007 NPS RADAR articles provide timely, independent, evidence-based assessment of new drugs, new PBS listings and research for health professionals.