Vincent J Cirillo
- "More fatal than powder and shot": dysentery in the U.S. Army during the Mexican War, 1846-48Vincent J Cirillo
Perspect Biol Med 52:400-13. 2009....
- "Winged sponges": houseflies as carriers of typhoid fever in 19th- and early 20th-century military campsVincent J Cirillo
Perspect Biol Med 49:52-63. 2006..domestica is recognized as the mechanical vector of a wide variety of viral, bacterial, and protozoal pathogens. Fly control is still an important public health measure in the 21st century, especially in developing countries...
- Two faces of death: fatalities from disease and combat in America's principal wars, 1775 to presentVincent J Cirillo
Perspect Biol Med 51:121-33. 2008..The trend established in World War II continues to the present day. Although there are currently more than 3,400 U.S. military fatalities in Iraq, the disease-death toll is so low that it is exceeded by the number of suicides...
- "Wonders unconceived": reflections on the birth of medical entomologyVincent J Cirillo
Perspect Biol Med 54:381-98. 2011....