David G Addiss

Summary

Publications

  1. pmc Feasibility and effectiveness of basic lymphedema management in Leogane, Haiti, an area endemic for bancroftian filariasis
    David G Addiss
    Division of Parasitic Diseases, National Center for Infectious Diseases, U S Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, Georgia, United States of America
    PLoS Negl Trop Dis 4:e668. 2010
  2. ncbi request reprint Symptoms reported after mass drug administration for lymphatic filariasis in Leogane, Haiti
    Natasha Hochberg
    Epidemic Intelligence Service, Office of Workforce and Career Development, National Center for Infectious Diseases, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, Georgia 30341, USA
    Am J Trop Med Hyg 75:928-32. 2006
  3. pmc A longitudinal analysis of the effect of mass drug administration on acute inflammatory episodes and disease progression in lymphedema patients in Leogane, Haiti
    Brittany A Eddy
    Department of Epidemiology, Rollins School of Public Health, Emory University, Atlanta, Georgia Division of Parasitic Diseases and Malaria, Center for Global Health, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, Georgia Atlanta Research and Education Foundation, Decatur, Georgia Children Without Worms, Task Force for Global Health, Decatur, Georgia Center for Tropical Disease Research and Training, University of Notre Dame, Notre Dame, Indiana and Lymphatic Filariasis Program, Hôpital Sainte Croix, Leogane, Haiti
    Am J Trop Med Hyg 90:80-8. 2014
  4. ncbi request reprint Clinical correlates of filarial infection in Haitian children: an association with interdigital lesions
    Leanne M Fox
    Epidemic Intelligence Service, Epidemiology Program Office, and Division of Parasitic Diseases, National Center for Infectious Diseases, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, Georgia 30341 3724, USA
    Am J Trop Med Hyg 73:759-65. 2005
  5. ncbi request reprint Participation in three consecutive mass drug administrations in Leogane, Haiti
    Els Mathieu
    Division of Parasitic Diseases, National Center for Infectious Diseases, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, GA 30341 3724, USA
    Trop Med Int Health 11:862-8. 2006
  6. ncbi request reprint Residual spatial correlation between geographically referenced observations: a Bayesian hierarchical modeling approach
    Heather A Boyd
    Department of Epidemiology, Rollins School of Public Health, Emory University, Atlanta, Georgia, USA
    Epidemiology 16:532-41. 2005
  7. doi request reprint Evaluation of antibacterial soap in the management of lymphoedema in Leogane, Haiti
    David G Addiss
    Division of Parasitic Diseases, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, GA 30333, USA
    Trans R Soc Trop Med Hyg 105:58-60. 2011
  8. ncbi request reprint A survey of treatment practices and burden of lymphoedema in Togo
    Stephanie A Richard
    Division of Parasitic Diseases, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, 4770 Buford Highway, NE, MS F22, Atlanta, GA 30341, USA
    Trans R Soc Trop Med Hyg 101:391-7. 2007
  9. ncbi request reprint Frequency, severity, and costs of adverse reactions following mass treatment for lymphatic filariasis using diethylcarbamazine and albendazole in Leogane, Haiti, 2000
    Steven I McLaughlin
    Division of Parasitic Diseases, National Center for Infectious Diseases, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, Georgia 30333, USA
    Am J Trop Med Hyg 68:568-73. 2003
  10. ncbi request reprint Geographic distribution of schistosomiasis and soil-transmitted helminths in Western Kenya: implications for anthelminthic mass treatment
    Thomas Handzel
    Epidemic Intelligence Service, Division of Applied Public Health Training, Epidemiology Program Office, National Center for Infectious Diseases, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, Georgia 30341, USA
    Am J Trop Med Hyg 69:318-23. 2003

Collaborators

  • Patrick J Lammie
  • Els Mathieu
  • Leanne M Fox
  • Richard Rheingans
  • Heather A Boyd
  • Gerusa Dreyer
  • Hae Young Kim
  • Yao K Sodahlon
  • John M Williamson
  • Brittany A Eddy
  • Thomas G Streit
  • Stephanie A Richard
  • Natasha Hochberg
  • Thomas Handzel
  • Steven I McLaughlin
  • Jill B Baird
  • Anna J Blackstock
  • Valery M Beau De Rochars
  • Amita Manatunga
  • Madsen Beau De Rochars
  • Abdel N Direny
  • Marie C Michel
  • Jack Lafontant
  • W Evan Secor
  • Julius Andove
  • Marie Carmel Michel
  • Michael J Beach
  • Allen W Hightower
  • Laurence Slutsker
  • Daniel H Rosen
  • Diana M S Karanja
  • Jeanne Radday
  • Daniel G Colley
  • John Lammie
  • Jacquelin M Roberts
  • Jacky Louis Charles

Detail Information

Publications14

  1. pmc Feasibility and effectiveness of basic lymphedema management in Leogane, Haiti, an area endemic for bancroftian filariasis
    David G Addiss
    Division of Parasitic Diseases, National Center for Infectious Diseases, U S Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, Georgia, United States of America
    PLoS Negl Trop Dis 4:e668. 2010
    ..However, few studies have prospectively evaluated the effectiveness of basic lymphedema management or assessed the role of compressive bandaging for lymphedema in resource-poor settings...
  2. ncbi request reprint Symptoms reported after mass drug administration for lymphatic filariasis in Leogane, Haiti
    Natasha Hochberg
    Epidemic Intelligence Service, Office of Workforce and Career Development, National Center for Infectious Diseases, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, Georgia 30341, USA
    Am J Trop Med Hyg 75:928-32. 2006
    ..1%) were positive. After Leogane's fifth MDA, most symptomatic persons had undetectable levels of filarial antigen by ICT. Free symptomatic treatment may motivate some people to report symptoms and seek care...
  3. pmc A longitudinal analysis of the effect of mass drug administration on acute inflammatory episodes and disease progression in lymphedema patients in Leogane, Haiti
    Brittany A Eddy
    Department of Epidemiology, Rollins School of Public Health, Emory University, Atlanta, Georgia Division of Parasitic Diseases and Malaria, Center for Global Health, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, Georgia Atlanta Research and Education Foundation, Decatur, Georgia Children Without Worms, Task Force for Global Health, Decatur, Georgia Center for Tropical Disease Research and Training, University of Notre Dame, Notre Dame, Indiana and Lymphatic Filariasis Program, Hôpital Sainte Croix, Leogane, Haiti
    Am J Trop Med Hyg 90:80-8. 2014
    ..01). This study represents the first longitudinal, quantitative, leg-specific analysis examining the clinical effect of diethylcarbamazine on lymphedema progression and ADL episodes...
  4. ncbi request reprint Clinical correlates of filarial infection in Haitian children: an association with interdigital lesions
    Leanne M Fox
    Epidemic Intelligence Service, Epidemiology Program Office, and Division of Parasitic Diseases, National Center for Infectious Diseases, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, Georgia 30341 3724, USA
    Am J Trop Med Hyg 73:759-65. 2005
    ..01) and crural (P = 0.004) lymph node pathology and advanced pubertal stage (sexual maturity rating = 3-5) (P = 0.02). This is the first study to associate interdigital lesions with filarial infection in children...
  5. ncbi request reprint Participation in three consecutive mass drug administrations in Leogane, Haiti
    Els Mathieu
    Division of Parasitic Diseases, National Center for Infectious Diseases, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, GA 30341 3724, USA
    Trop Med Int Health 11:862-8. 2006
    ..We wanted to know the drug coverage, the proportion of persons who were systematically non-compliant and factors associated with this behaviour...
  6. ncbi request reprint Residual spatial correlation between geographically referenced observations: a Bayesian hierarchical modeling approach
    Heather A Boyd
    Department of Epidemiology, Rollins School of Public Health, Emory University, Atlanta, Georgia, USA
    Epidemiology 16:532-41. 2005
    ..We present a Bayesian hierarchical model (BHM) approach that accounts for spatial correlation, and illustrate its strengths and weaknesses by applying this modeling approach to data on Wuchereria bancrofti infection in Haiti...
  7. doi request reprint Evaluation of antibacterial soap in the management of lymphoedema in Leogane, Haiti
    David G Addiss
    Division of Parasitic Diseases, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, GA 30333, USA
    Trans R Soc Trop Med Hyg 105:58-60. 2011
    ..Washing with soap, regardless of its antibacterial content, can help decrease ADLA incidence. (ClinicalTrials.gov identifier number NCT00139100.)...
  8. ncbi request reprint A survey of treatment practices and burden of lymphoedema in Togo
    Stephanie A Richard
    Division of Parasitic Diseases, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, 4770 Buford Highway, NE, MS F22, Atlanta, GA 30341, USA
    Trans R Soc Trop Med Hyg 101:391-7. 2007
    ..04). The survey results demonstrate the need for a morbidity management programme that will increase the use of morbidity management techniques and decrease the physical and emotional burden of this disease...
  9. ncbi request reprint Frequency, severity, and costs of adverse reactions following mass treatment for lymphatic filariasis using diethylcarbamazine and albendazole in Leogane, Haiti, 2000
    Steven I McLaughlin
    Division of Parasitic Diseases, National Center for Infectious Diseases, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, Georgia 30333, USA
    Am J Trop Med Hyg 68:568-73. 2003
    ..Minor and moderate reactions are more commonly reported and their management represents a challenge to lymphatic filariasis elimination programs...
  10. ncbi request reprint Geographic distribution of schistosomiasis and soil-transmitted helminths in Western Kenya: implications for anthelminthic mass treatment
    Thomas Handzel
    Epidemic Intelligence Service, Division of Applied Public Health Training, Epidemiology Program Office, National Center for Infectious Diseases, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, Georgia 30341, USA
    Am J Trop Med Hyg 69:318-23. 2003
    ..The separate distributions of schistosome and geohelminth infections have important implications for combined mass-treatment programs...
  11. ncbi request reprint Modeling survival data with informative cluster size
    John M Williamson
    Division of Parasitic Diseases, National Center for Infectious Diseases, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, 4770 Buford Highway, NE, Atlanta, GA 30341, USA
    Stat Med 27:543-55. 2008
    ..To illustrate the proposed approach, we analyze survival data from a lymphatic filariasis study in Recife, Brazil...
  12. ncbi request reprint Reactivity to bacterial, fungal, and parasite antigens in patients with lymphedema and elephantiasis
    Jill B Baird
    Department of Microbiology and Immunology, Emory University, Atlanta, Georgia, USA
    Am J Trop Med Hyg 66:163-9. 2002
    ..In persons with lymphatic filariasis, immune reactivity is influenced by disease status as well as infection status...