David G Addiss

Summary

Publications

  1. pmc The 6th Meeting of the Global Alliance to Eliminate Lymphatic Filariasis: A half-time review of lymphatic filariasis elimination and its integration with the control of other neglected tropical diseases
    David Addiss
    Holos Associates, 1626 Grove St, Kalamazoo, MI 49006 USA
    Parasit Vectors 3:100. 2010
  2. 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
  3. pmc Endpoints for lymphatic filariasis programs
    Caroline A Grady
    Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, Georgia 30341, USA
    Emerg Infect Dis 13:608-10. 2007
  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 Ultrasonographic examination of Haitian children with lymphatic filariasis: a longitudinal assessment in the context of antifilarial drug treatment
    Leanne M Fox
    Epidemic Intelligence Service, Epidemiology Program Office, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, Georgia 30341 3724, USA
    Am J Trop Med Hyg 72:642-8. 2005
  6. ncbi request reprint Comparison of methods for estimating drug coverage for filariasis elimination, Leogane Commune, Haiti
    Els Mathieu
    Epidemic Intelligence Service, Division of Applied Public Health Training, Epidemiology Program Office, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, GA 30341 3724, USA
    Trans R Soc Trop Med Hyg 97:501-5. 2003
  7. 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
  8. 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
  9. 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
  10. pmc Histopathologic improvement with lymphedema management, Léogâne, Haiti
    Susan F Wilson
    Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, Georgia 30341, USA
    Emerg Infect Dis 10:1938-46. 2004

Collaborators

  • Patrick J Lammie
  • Els Mathieu
  • Leanne M Fox
  • Heather A Boyd
  • Bobbie Person
  • Richard Rheingans
  • L Kay Bartholomew
  • Gerusa Dreyer
  • Hae Young Kim
  • Yao K Sodahlon
  • John M Williamson
  • Thomas G Streit
  • Brittany A Eddy
  • Caroline A Grady
  • Stephanie A Richard
  • Abdel N Direny
  • Madsen Beau De Rochars
  • Natasha Hochberg
  • Jeanne Radday
  • Jacquelin M Roberts
  • Susan F Wilson
  • Thomas Handzel
  • Steven I McLaughlin
  • Anna J Blackstock
  • Jill B Baird
  • Valery M Beau De Rochars
  • Amita Manatunga
  • Joyanna Wendt
  • Jean Nicolas Orelus
  • Marie C Michel
  • Jeannette Guarner
  • Alix L Valme
  • Jacky Louis-Charles
  • Tara L Jones
  • Allen W Hightower
  • Laurence Slutsker
  • Daniel H Rosen
  • W Evan Secor
  • Marie Carmel Michel
  • Jack Lafontant
  • Daniel G Colley
  • John Lammie
  • Julius Andove
  • Michael J Beach
  • Diana M S Karanja
  • Jacky Louis Charles

Detail Information

Publications19

  1. pmc The 6th Meeting of the Global Alliance to Eliminate Lymphatic Filariasis: A half-time review of lymphatic filariasis elimination and its integration with the control of other neglected tropical diseases
    David Addiss
    Holos Associates, 1626 Grove St, Kalamazoo, MI 49006 USA
    Parasit Vectors 3:100. 2010
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  2. 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.)...
  3. pmc Endpoints for lymphatic filariasis programs
    Caroline A Grady
    Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, Georgia 30341, USA
    Emerg Infect Dis 13:608-10. 2007
    ..After 5 years of treatment, microfilaremia, antigenemia, and mosquito infection rates were significantly reduced, but LF transmission was not interrupted. These finding have implications for other LF elimination programs...
  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 Ultrasonographic examination of Haitian children with lymphatic filariasis: a longitudinal assessment in the context of antifilarial drug treatment
    Leanne M Fox
    Epidemic Intelligence Service, Epidemiology Program Office, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, Georgia 30341 3724, USA
    Am J Trop Med Hyg 72:642-8. 2005
    ..0001). FDS and lymphangiectasia were detected in the intrascrotal (N = 3) and inguinal (N = 1) lymphatic vessels of three postpubescent boys. This study demonstrates clinical and subclinical findings of LF in FDS-positive children...
  6. ncbi request reprint Comparison of methods for estimating drug coverage for filariasis elimination, Leogane Commune, Haiti
    Els Mathieu
    Epidemic Intelligence Service, Division of Applied Public Health Training, Epidemiology Program Office, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, GA 30341 3724, USA
    Trans R Soc Trop Med Hyg 97:501-5. 2003
    ..These methods may have a role for monitoring drug treatment coverage between less frequent, but more costly, probability sample surveys...
  7. 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...
  8. 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...
  9. 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...
  10. pmc Histopathologic improvement with lymphedema management, Léogâne, Haiti
    Susan F Wilson
    Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, Georgia 30341, USA
    Emerg Infect Dis 10:1938-46. 2004
    ..These data suggest that the clinical improvement commonly observed with basic lymphedema management has a histologic basis...
  11. 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...
  12. 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...
  13. ncbi request reprint Community- and individual-level determinants of Wuchereria bancrofti infection in Leogane Commune, Haiti
    Heather A Boyd
    Department of Epidemiology, Rollins School of Public Health, Emory University, Atlanta, Georgia 30322, USA
    Am J Trop Med Hyg 70:266-72. 2004
    ..Lymphatic filariasis (LF) elimination programs should consider extending infection mapping activities to presumed non-LF altitudes. In addition, higher SES does not confer protection against W. bancrofti infection...
  14. 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. ..
  15. 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...
  16. doi request reprint Health-related stigma among women with lymphatic filariasis from the Dominican Republic and Ghana
    Bobbie Person
    National Center for Preparedness, Detection, and Control of Infectious Diseases, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, 1600 Clifton Road, Mailstop C 14, Atlanta, GA 30333, USA
    Soc Sci Med 68:30-8. 2009
    ..Poverty, poor access to health care resources, limited education, and diminished social support challenged the coping strategies of many women and exacerbated negative consequences of lymphedema-related stigma...
  17. 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...
  18. 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...
  19. 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...