José G Rigau-Pérez

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Publications

  1. ncbi Medical examiner samples: a source for dengue surveillance
    José G Rigau-Pérez
    Dengue Branch, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, San Juan, PR
    P R Health Sci J 25:67-9. 2006
  2. ncbi Severe dengue: the need for new case definitions
    José G Rigau-Pérez
    Dengue Branch, Division of Vector Borne Infectious Diseases, National Center for Infectious Diseases, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, San Juan, PR, USA
    Lancet Infect Dis 6:297-302. 2006
  3. ncbi Dengue-related deaths in Puerto Rico, 1992-1996: diagnosis and clinical alarm signals
    José G Rigau-Pérez
    Division of Vector Borne Infectious Diseases, National Center for Infectious Diseases, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, San Juan, Puerto Rico
    Clin Infect Dis 42:1241-6. 2006
  4. ncbi The reappearance of dengue-3 and a subsequent dengue-4 and dengue-1 epidemic in Puerto Rico in 1998
    José G Rigau-Pérez
    Dengue Branch, Division of Vector Borne Infectious Diseases, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, San Juan, Puerto Rico 00920 3860, USA
    Am J Trop Med Hyg 67:355-62. 2002
  5. ncbi Risk factors for infection during a severe dengue outbreak in El Salvador in 2000
    John M Hayes
    Epidemic Intelligence Service, Division of Applied Public Health Training, and Division of International Health, Epidemiology Program Office, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, Georgia, USA
    Am J Trop Med Hyg 69:629-33. 2003
  6. ncbi [How to respond to a dengue epidemic: overview and experience in Puerto Rico]
    José G Rigau-Pérez
    Dengue Branch, Division of Vector Borne Infectious Diseases, National Center for Infectious Diseases, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, San Juan, Puerto Rico 00920 3860
    Rev Panam Salud Publica 17:282-93. 2005
  7. ncbi Dengue severity in the elderly in Puerto Rico
    Enid J García-Rivera
    United States of America, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Division of Vector Borne Infectious Diseases, Dengue Branch, San Juan, Puerto Rico
    Rev Panam Salud Publica 13:362-8. 2003
  8. ncbi Assessment of dengue risk in relief workers in Puerto Rico after Hurricane Georges, 1998
    Daniel R O'Leary
    Division of Vector Borne Infectious Diseases, National Centers for Infectious Diseases, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Fort Collins, Colorado 80521, USA
    Am J Trop Med Hyg 66:35-9. 2002
  9. ncbi Risk factors for infection during a dengue-1 outbreak in Maui, Hawaii, 2001
    John Mosely Hayes
    Dengue Branch, Division of Vector Borne Infectious Diseases, National Center for Infectious Diseases, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, 1324 Calle Cañada, San Juan, PR 00920 3860
    Trans R Soc Trop Med Hyg 100:559-66. 2006
  10. ncbi [Juan Pantaleón Avilés]
    José G Rigau-Pérez
    Investigador adscrito, Centro de Investigaciones, Históricas Facultad de Humanidades, Recinto de Rio Piedras, Universidad de Puerto Rico, San Juan, Puerto Rico
    Bol Asoc Med P R 96:60-1. 2004

Detail Information

Publications10

  1. ncbi Medical examiner samples: a source for dengue surveillance
    José G Rigau-Pérez
    Dengue Branch, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, San Juan, PR
    P R Health Sci J 25:67-9. 2006
    ..This approach may be a useful alternative for estimating the population prevalence of serologic markers for dengue and other infectious diseases...
  2. ncbi Severe dengue: the need for new case definitions
    José G Rigau-Pérez
    Dengue Branch, Division of Vector Borne Infectious Diseases, National Center for Infectious Diseases, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, San Juan, PR, USA
    Lancet Infect Dis 6:297-302. 2006
    ..In addition, for an accurate estimation of dengue burden, locally appropriate definitions of severe dengue must be devised and standardised so they will be considered valid in the global research community...
  3. ncbi Dengue-related deaths in Puerto Rico, 1992-1996: diagnosis and clinical alarm signals
    José G Rigau-Pérez
    Division of Vector Borne Infectious Diseases, National Center for Infectious Diseases, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, San Juan, Puerto Rico
    Clin Infect Dis 42:1241-6. 2006
    ....
  4. ncbi The reappearance of dengue-3 and a subsequent dengue-4 and dengue-1 epidemic in Puerto Rico in 1998
    José G Rigau-Pérez
    Dengue Branch, Division of Vector Borne Infectious Diseases, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, San Juan, Puerto Rico 00920 3860, USA
    Am J Trop Med Hyg 67:355-62. 2002
    ..The reappearance of DEN-3 and its subsequent circulation from 1999 to 2001 produced no changes in dengue incidence that could have been detected in the absence of virologic surveillance...
  5. ncbi Risk factors for infection during a severe dengue outbreak in El Salvador in 2000
    John M Hayes
    Epidemic Intelligence Service, Division of Applied Public Health Training, and Division of International Health, Epidemiology Program Office, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, Georgia, USA
    Am J Trop Med Hyg 69:629-33. 2003
    ..Our data suggest that targeted community cleanup campaigns, particularly those directed at discarded tires and solid waste, are likely to have the greatest impact on reducing the risk of dengue infection...
  6. ncbi [How to respond to a dengue epidemic: overview and experience in Puerto Rico]
    José G Rigau-Pérez
    Dengue Branch, Division of Vector Borne Infectious Diseases, National Center for Infectious Diseases, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, San Juan, Puerto Rico 00920 3860
    Rev Panam Salud Publica 17:282-93. 2005
    ..Relying on improvisation to solve all the problems that arise in moments of crisis is inefficient and reckless...
  7. ncbi Dengue severity in the elderly in Puerto Rico
    Enid J García-Rivera
    United States of America, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Division of Vector Borne Infectious Diseases, Dengue Branch, San Juan, Puerto Rico
    Rev Panam Salud Publica 13:362-8. 2003
    ..Severe dengue affects all age groups in the Americas, but little detailed information is available about this disease in the elderly. The objective of this article is to describe the disease in this age group...
  8. ncbi Assessment of dengue risk in relief workers in Puerto Rico after Hurricane Georges, 1998
    Daniel R O'Leary
    Division of Vector Borne Infectious Diseases, National Centers for Infectious Diseases, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Fort Collins, Colorado 80521, USA
    Am J Trop Med Hyg 66:35-9. 2002
    ..The risk of acquiring dengue among relief workers in this study appears low, possibly as a result of protective factors. Travelers to dengue-endemic areas should continue to be advised to protect themselves against mosquito bites...
  9. ncbi Risk factors for infection during a dengue-1 outbreak in Maui, Hawaii, 2001
    John Mosely Hayes
    Dengue Branch, Division of Vector Borne Infectious Diseases, National Center for Infectious Diseases, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, 1324 Calle Cañada, San Juan, PR 00920 3860
    Trans R Soc Trop Med Hyg 100:559-66. 2006
    ..Our data suggest that ecological characteristics may help Hawaii health officials identify communities at increased risk of dengue infection...
  10. ncbi [Juan Pantaleón Avilés]
    José G Rigau-Pérez
    Investigador adscrito, Centro de Investigaciones, Históricas Facultad de Humanidades, Recinto de Rio Piedras, Universidad de Puerto Rico, San Juan, Puerto Rico
    Bol Asoc Med P R 96:60-1. 2004