D B Huang

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Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint A review of an emerging enteric pathogen: enteroaggregative Escherichia coli
    David B Huang
    Infectious Diseases Section, Department of Medicine, Baylor College of Medicine, One Baylor Plaza, 535EE, Houston, TX 77030, USA
    J Med Microbiol 55:1303-11. 2006
  2. ncbi request reprint Demographic characteristics and antisocial personality disorder of early and late onset alcoholics identified in a primary care clinic
    David B Huang
    University of Texas at Houston School of Public Health, Houston, Texas, USA
    Am J Addict 15:478-82. 2006
  3. ncbi request reprint Effect of intensive handwashing in the prevention of diarrhoeal illness among patients with AIDS: a randomized controlled study
    David B Huang
    Division of Infectious Diseases, New Jersey Veterans Affairs Medical Center, East Orange, NJ, USA
    J Med Microbiol 56:659-63. 2007
  4. doi request reprint Seroprevalence of the enteroaggregative Escherichia coli virulence factor dispersin among USA travellers to Cuernavaca, Mexico: a pilot study
    David B Huang
    Department of Medicine, Baylor College of Medicine, 1 Baylor Plaza, Houston, TX 77030, USA
    J Med Microbiol 57:476-9. 2008
  5. ncbi request reprint Emergence of trimethoprim-resistant Escherichia coli in healthy persons in the absence of prophylactic or therapeutic antibiotics during travel to Guadalajara, Mexico
    D B Huang
    Department of Internal Medicine, University of Texas at Southwestern Medical School, Dallas 75390 9030, USA
    Scand J Infect Dis 33:812-4. 2001
  6. ncbi request reprint Impact of breast-feeding on Giardia lamblia infections in Bilbeis, Egypt
    M A Mahmud
    University of Texas School of Public Health, Houston, USA
    Am J Trop Med Hyg 65:257-60. 2001
  7. ncbi request reprint Sociodemographic, environmental and clinical risk factors for developing persistent diarrhoea among infants in a rural community of Egypt
    M A Mahmud
    University of Texas School of Public Health, 1200 Herman Pressler, P.O. Box 20186, Houston, TX 77030, USA
    J Health Popul Nutr 19:313-9. 2001
  8. ncbi request reprint Virulence characteristics and the molecular epidemiology of enteroaggregative Escherichia coli isolates from travellers to developing countries
    David B Huang
    Baylor College of Medicine, Division of Infectious Diseases, Houston, TX, USA
    J Med Microbiol 56:1386-92. 2007
  9. pmc Association of putative enteroaggregative Escherichia coli virulence genes and biofilm production in isolates from travelers to developing countries
    Jamal A Mohamed
    Division of Infectious Diseases, Department of Internal Medicine, University of Texas Medical School, Houston, TX 77030, USA
    J Clin Microbiol 45:121-6. 2007
  10. ncbi request reprint Association of virulence factor-positive and -negative enteroaggregative Escherichia coli and occurrence of clinical illness in travelers from the United States to Mexico
    David B Huang
    Department of Medicine, Baylor College of Medicine, Houston, Texas 77030, USA
    Am J Trop Med Hyg 69:506-8. 2003

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  1. ncbi request reprint A review of an emerging enteric pathogen: enteroaggregative Escherichia coli
    David B Huang
    Infectious Diseases Section, Department of Medicine, Baylor College of Medicine, One Baylor Plaza, 535EE, Houston, TX 77030, USA
    J Med Microbiol 55:1303-11. 2006
    ..Ciprofloxacin and rifaximin continue to be an effective treatment in persons infected with EAEC. This review is intended to provide an updated review for healthcare workers on EAEC, an emerging enteric pathogen...
  2. ncbi request reprint Demographic characteristics and antisocial personality disorder of early and late onset alcoholics identified in a primary care clinic
    David B Huang
    University of Texas at Houston School of Public Health, Houston, Texas, USA
    Am J Addict 15:478-82. 2006
    ..05). This study found that EOA identified in a primary care clinic have a different demographic profile and are more likely to have antisocial personality disorder compared to LOA...
  3. ncbi request reprint Effect of intensive handwashing in the prevention of diarrhoeal illness among patients with AIDS: a randomized controlled study
    David B Huang
    Division of Infectious Diseases, New Jersey Veterans Affairs Medical Center, East Orange, NJ, USA
    J Med Microbiol 56:659-63. 2007
    ..These data suggest that intensive handwashing reduces diarrhoeal illness in patients with AIDS...
  4. doi request reprint Seroprevalence of the enteroaggregative Escherichia coli virulence factor dispersin among USA travellers to Cuernavaca, Mexico: a pilot study
    David B Huang
    Department of Medicine, Baylor College of Medicine, 1 Baylor Plaza, Houston, TX 77030, USA
    J Med Microbiol 57:476-9. 2008
    ..Further studies are needed to characterize in more detail the host clinical and immunological responses to the dispersin protein...
  5. ncbi request reprint Emergence of trimethoprim-resistant Escherichia coli in healthy persons in the absence of prophylactic or therapeutic antibiotics during travel to Guadalajara, Mexico
    D B Huang
    Department of Internal Medicine, University of Texas at Southwestern Medical School, Dallas 75390 9030, USA
    Scand J Infect Dis 33:812-4. 2001
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  6. ncbi request reprint Impact of breast-feeding on Giardia lamblia infections in Bilbeis, Egypt
    M A Mahmud
    University of Texas School of Public Health, Houston, USA
    Am J Trop Med Hyg 65:257-60. 2001
    ..9%, P < 0.05) compared with infants who were not exclusively breast-fed. Breast-feeding should be considered as an effective means to prevent Giardia infections and should be encouraged in regions where G. lambia is highly endemic...
  7. ncbi request reprint Sociodemographic, environmental and clinical risk factors for developing persistent diarrhoea among infants in a rural community of Egypt
    M A Mahmud
    University of Texas School of Public Health, 1200 Herman Pressler, P.O. Box 20186, Houston, TX 77030, USA
    J Health Popul Nutr 19:313-9. 2001
    ..The incidence of persistent diarrhoea among young infants in Bilbeis, Egypt, was high. Sociodemographic, environmental and clinical parameters were important risk factors for the development of persistent diarrhoea...
  8. ncbi request reprint Virulence characteristics and the molecular epidemiology of enteroaggregative Escherichia coli isolates from travellers to developing countries
    David B Huang
    Baylor College of Medicine, Division of Infectious Diseases, Houston, TX, USA
    J Med Microbiol 56:1386-92. 2007
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  9. pmc Association of putative enteroaggregative Escherichia coli virulence genes and biofilm production in isolates from travelers to developing countries
    Jamal A Mohamed
    Division of Infectious Diseases, Department of Internal Medicine, University of Texas Medical School, Houston, TX 77030, USA
    J Clin Microbiol 45:121-6. 2007
    ..This study suggests that biofilm formation is a common phenomenon among EAEC isolates derived from travelers with or without diarrhea and that multiple genes associated with biofilm formation are regulated by aggR...
  10. ncbi request reprint Association of virulence factor-positive and -negative enteroaggregative Escherichia coli and occurrence of clinical illness in travelers from the United States to Mexico
    David B Huang
    Department of Medicine, Baylor College of Medicine, Houston, Texas 77030, USA
    Am J Trop Med Hyg 69:506-8. 2003
    ..Our study suggests that clinical illness by EAEC is not explained by presence of a defined EAEC virulence factors, and we provide suggestive evidence that EAEC infection protects against future symptomatic infection...
  11. ncbi request reprint Increased fecal IgE among infants in a rural community of Egypt: an analysis of associated risk factors
    M A Mahmud
    University of Texas School of Public Health/Medical School, Houston, USA
    J Trop Pediatr 47:339-44. 2001
    ..12-0.67, p < 0.05) were less likely to develop fecal IgE. Our findings indicate that prelacteal feeding with certain foods, early supplementation of breastfeeding, and sociodemographic factors are associated with increased fecal IgE...
  12. pmc Interleukin-8 response in an intestinal HCT-8 cell line infected with enteroaggregative and enterotoxigenic Escherichia coli
    David B Huang
    University of Texas Health Science Center, Houston Medical School, 6431 Fannin, JFB 1 728, Houston, TX 77030, USA
    Clin Diagn Lab Immunol 11:548-51. 2004
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  13. doi request reprint The prevalence and virulence characteristics of enteroaggregative Escherichia coli at an urgent-care clinic in the USA: a case-control study
    David Cennimo
    Veterans Affairs New Jersey Health Science Center, Department of Internal Medicine, Division of Infectious Diseases, 385 Tremont Avenue, East Orange, NJ 07018, USA
    J Med Microbiol 58:403-7. 2009
    ..05). These results indicate that EAEC is a potential cause of acute diarrhoeal illness affecting patients presenting to an acute-care clinic in the USA and suggest that aggR, aap, aatA, astA and set1A may be markers for virulence...
  14. ncbi request reprint Enteroaggregative Escherichia coli: an emerging enteric pathogen
    David B Huang
    Department of Medicine, Baylor College of Medicine, Houston, Texas, USA
    Am J Gastroenterol 99:383-9. 2004
    ..The objective of this review is to increase awareness of this important emerging pathogen and to discuss the epidemiology, pathogenesis, and host-pathogen factors associated with EAEC infection...
  15. ncbi request reprint The role of diet in the treatment of travelers' diarrhea: a pilot study
    David B Huang
    Center for Infectious Diseases, School of Public Health, University of Texas at Houston, Houston, TX 77030, USA
    Clin Infect Dis 39:468-71. 2004
    ..However, a much higher number of subjects would need to be studied to prove this point statistically...
  16. ncbi request reprint United States male students who heavily consume alcohol in Mexico are at greater risk of travelers' diarrhea than their female counterparts
    David B Huang
    Department of Medicine, Baylor College of Medicine, Houston, TX, USA
    J Travel Med 11:143-5. 2004
    ..The relationship between alcohol consumption and travelers' diarrhea has not been well studied...
  17. ncbi request reprint Response of HIV-infected patients with asymptomatic syphilis to intensive intramuscular therapy with ceftriaxone or procaine penicillin
    N H Smith
    Infectious Disease Section, Department of Medicine, Baylor College of Medicine, One Baylor Plaza, 561E, Houston, Texas 77030, USA
    Int J STD AIDS 15:328-32. 2004
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  18. ncbi request reprint Treatment of travelers' diarrhea: randomized trial comparing rifaximin, rifaximin plus loperamide, and loperamide alone
    Herbert L DuPont
    Center for Infectious Diseases, University of Texas School of Public Health, Houston, Texas, USA
    Clin Gastroenterol Hepatol 5:451-6. 2007
    ..This study evaluated the efficacy and safety of rifaximin-loperamide in the treatment of travelers' diarrhea...
  19. ncbi request reprint Enteroaggregative Escherichia coli: an emerging pathogen in children
    David B Huang
    Department of Medicine, Baylor College of Medicine, Houston, TX, USA
    Semin Pediatr Infect Dis 15:266-71. 2004
    ..The objective of this review is to increase awareness of this important emerging pathogen and to discuss the epidemiology, pathogenesis, and pathogen and host factors associated with EAEC infection in children...
  20. ncbi request reprint Rifaximin--a novel antimicrobial for enteric infections
    David B Huang
    Department of Medicine, Baylor College of Medicine, Houston, TX, USA
    J Infect 50:97-106. 2005
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  21. ncbi request reprint Biofilm formation by enterococci
    Jamal A Mohamed
    Division of Infectious Diseases, Department of Internal Medicine, University of Texas Medical School, Houston, TX 77030, USA
    J Med Microbiol 56:1581-8. 2007
    ..This review discusses recent advances in knowledge about the biology and genetics of biofilm formation and the role of biofilms in enterococci pathogenesis...
  22. ncbi request reprint Psychopathology among persons responding to participation as normal controls in behavioral research studies
    David B Huang
    Department of Internal Medicine, Baylor College of Medicine, Houston, TX 77030, USA
    Compr Psychiatry 44:83-7. 2003
    ..These results suggest that a high percentage of individuals seeking to participate as normal controls in behavioral research studies have some psychopathology...
  23. ncbi request reprint Reactive hemophagocytosis associated with the initiation of highly active antiretroviral therapy (HAART) in a patient with AIDS
    David B Huang
    Department of Medicine, Division of Infectious Diseases, Veterans Affairs Medical Center and Baylor College of Medicine, Houston, Texas 77030, USA
    Scand J Infect Dis 36:516-9. 2004
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  24. ncbi request reprint Cryptosporidiosis in children
    David B Huang
    Division of Infectious Diseases The University of Texas Medical School and School of Public Health 6431 Fannin, 1 728 JFB Houston, TX 77030, USA
    Semin Pediatr Infect Dis 15:253-9. 2004
    ..Recent clinical trials in pediatric cryptosporidiosis have shown nitazoxanide to be effective therapy...
  25. ncbi request reprint Enteroaggregative Escherichia coli is a cause of acute diarrheal illness: a meta-analysis
    David B Huang
    Division of Infectious Diseases, Baylor College of Medicine, University of Texas at Houston, USA
    Clin Infect Dis 43:556-63. 2006
    ..The objective of this meta-analysis was to determine whether identification of EAEC in stool samples is associated with acute diarrheal illness among different subpopulations, by geographic area...
  26. pmc K2 serotype Klebsiella pneumoniae causing a liver abscess associated with infective endocarditis
    Andres Rivero
    Division of Infectious Diseases, University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey, Newark, New Jersey, USA
    J Clin Microbiol 48:639-41. 2010
    ..We report the first case of KPLA associated with infective endocarditis. The K. pneumoniae strain was a hypermucoid K2 serotype carrying the rmpA virulence-associated gene...
  27. ncbi request reprint Contagious acute gastrointestinal infections
    David B Huang
    N Engl J Med 352:1267-8; author reply 1267-8. 2005
  28. ncbi request reprint Selected sexually transmitted diseases and their relationship to HIV
    Jashin J Wu
    Department of Dermatology, University of California College of Medicine Irvine, Irvine, California, USA
    Clin Dermatol 22:499-508. 2004
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  29. ncbi request reprint Rickettsial infections around the world, part 2: rickettsialpox, the typhus group, and bioterrorism
    Jashin J Wu
    Department of Dermatology, University of California, Irvine, California, USA
    J Cutan Med Surg 9:105-15. 2005