Victoria J Cook

Summary

Affiliation: British Columbia
Country: Canada

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Case 22-2004: a 30-year-old woman with a pericardial effusion
    Victoria J Cook
    N Engl J Med 351:1804-5; author reply 1804-5. 2004
  2. ncbi request reprint Transmission network analysis in tuberculosis contact investigations
    Victoria J Cook
    Department of Medicine, University of British Columbia, 655 W 12th Avenue, Vancouver, BC, Canada
    J Infect Dis 196:1517-27. 2007
  3. pmc Modern contact investigation methods for enhancing tuberculosis control in aboriginal communities
    Victoria J Cook
    Department of Medicine, University of British Columbia, Vancouver, Canada
    Int J Circumpolar Health 71:18643. 2012
  4. ncbi request reprint Tuberculous lymphadenitis in Manitoba: incidence, clinical characteristics and treatment
    Victoria J Cook
    University of Manitoba, Health Sciences Centre, Winnipeg, Canada
    Can Respir J 11:279-86. 2004
  5. doi request reprint Whole-genome sequencing and social-network analysis of a tuberculosis outbreak
    Jennifer L Gardy
    British Columbia Centre for Disease Control, Vancouver, BC, Canada
    N Engl J Med 364:730-9. 2011
  6. pmc Treatment outcomes from community-based drug resistant tuberculosis treatment programs: a systematic review and meta-analysis
    PAMELA WEISS
    Division of Respirology, University of British Columbia, Vancouver, Canada
    BMC Infect Dis 14:333. 2014
  7. doi request reprint Genetic variations of NAT2 and CYP2E1 and isoniazid hepatotoxicity in a diverse population
    So Yamada
    Canada s Michael Smith Genome Sciences Centre, British Columbia Cancer Agency, Vancouver, BC, Canada
    Pharmacogenomics 10:1433-45. 2009
  8. ncbi request reprint The lack of association between bacille Calmette-Guerin vaccination and clustering of Aboriginals with tuberculosis in western Canada
    Victoria J Cook
    British Columbia Centre for Disease Control, Vancouver, Canada
    Can Respir J 12:134-8. 2005

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Publications8

  1. ncbi request reprint Case 22-2004: a 30-year-old woman with a pericardial effusion
    Victoria J Cook
    N Engl J Med 351:1804-5; author reply 1804-5. 2004
  2. ncbi request reprint Transmission network analysis in tuberculosis contact investigations
    Victoria J Cook
    Department of Medicine, University of British Columbia, 655 W 12th Avenue, Vancouver, BC, Canada
    J Infect Dis 196:1517-27. 2007
    ..We studied whether this approach can detect patterns of Mycobacterium tuberculosis transmission and play a helpful role in the complex process of prioritizing tuberculosis (TB) contact investigations...
  3. pmc Modern contact investigation methods for enhancing tuberculosis control in aboriginal communities
    Victoria J Cook
    Department of Medicine, University of British Columbia, Vancouver, Canada
    Int J Circumpolar Health 71:18643. 2012
    ..Ultimately, the measure of success will be a clear and sustained decline in TB incidence in Aboriginal communities...
  4. ncbi request reprint Tuberculous lymphadenitis in Manitoba: incidence, clinical characteristics and treatment
    Victoria J Cook
    University of Manitoba, Health Sciences Centre, Winnipeg, Canada
    Can Respir J 11:279-86. 2004
    ..Tuberculous lymphadenitis (TBL) is an important form of extrapulmonary tuberculosis (TB). Recent studies have shown an increase in TBL in Canada...
  5. doi request reprint Whole-genome sequencing and social-network analysis of a tuberculosis outbreak
    Jennifer L Gardy
    British Columbia Centre for Disease Control, Vancouver, BC, Canada
    N Engl J Med 364:730-9. 2011
    ..Traditional contact tracing did not identify a source. We used whole-genome sequencing and social-network analysis in an effort to describe the outbreak dynamics at a higher resolution...
  6. pmc Treatment outcomes from community-based drug resistant tuberculosis treatment programs: a systematic review and meta-analysis
    PAMELA WEISS
    Division of Respirology, University of British Columbia, Vancouver, Canada
    BMC Infect Dis 14:333. 2014
    ..The objective of this study was to synthesize available evidence on treatment outcomes from community based multi-drug resistant (MDRTB) and extensively drug resistant tuberculosis (XDRTB) treatment programs...
  7. doi request reprint Genetic variations of NAT2 and CYP2E1 and isoniazid hepatotoxicity in a diverse population
    So Yamada
    Canada s Michael Smith Genome Sciences Centre, British Columbia Cancer Agency, Vancouver, BC, Canada
    Pharmacogenomics 10:1433-45. 2009
    ..This pilot study investigated the effects of genetic variation in NAT2 and CYP2E1 on isoniazid-induced hepatotoxicity in TB contacts in British Columbia, Canada...
  8. ncbi request reprint The lack of association between bacille Calmette-Guerin vaccination and clustering of Aboriginals with tuberculosis in western Canada
    Victoria J Cook
    British Columbia Centre for Disease Control, Vancouver, Canada
    Can Respir J 12:134-8. 2005
    ..Bacille Calmette-Guerin (BCG) vaccination has been used as a preventive measure against TB in this high-risk population...