Joseph R Egan

Summary

Affiliation: Health Protection Agency
Country: UK

Publications

  1. pmc Modelling mass casualty decontamination systems informed by field exercise data
    Joseph R Egan
    Microbial Risk Assessment, Emergency Response Department, Health Protection Agency, Porton Down, Salisbury, Wiltshire SP4 0JG, UK
    Int J Environ Res Public Health 9:3685-710. 2012
  2. pmc Modeling inhalational tularemia: deliberate release and public health response
    Joseph R Egan
    Emergency Response Department, Health Protection Agency, Salisbury, England, UK
    Biosecur Bioterror 9:331-43. 2011
  3. doi request reprint Stamping out fires! Controlling smallpox with targeted mass vaccination
    Joseph R Egan
    Health Protection Agency, Salisbury, UK
    Med Decis Making 31:69-78. 2011
  4. pmc A plague on five of your houses--statistical re-assessment of three pneumonic plague outbreaks that occurred in Suffolk, England, between 1906 and 1918
    Joseph R Egan
    Microbial Risk Assessment, Emergency Response Department, Health Protection Agency, Porton Down, Salisbury, Wiltshire, SP4 0JG, UK
    Theor Biol Med Model 7:39. 2010
  5. doi request reprint Modeling Legionnaires' disease outbreaks: estimating the timing of an aerosolized release using symptom-onset dates
    Joseph R Egan
    Microbial Risk Assessment, Emergency Response Department, Health Protection Agency, Porton Down, Salisbury, Wiltshire, United Kingdom
    Epidemiology 22:188-98. 2011
  6. doi request reprint Re-assessment of mitigation strategies for deliberate releases of anthrax using a real-time outbreak characterization tool
    Joseph R Egan
    Microbial Risk Assessment, Emergency Response Department, Health Protection Agency, Porton Down, Salisbury, Wiltshire, SP4 0JG, UK
    Epidemics 2:189-94. 2010

Detail Information

Publications6

  1. pmc Modelling mass casualty decontamination systems informed by field exercise data
    Joseph R Egan
    Microbial Risk Assessment, Emergency Response Department, Health Protection Agency, Porton Down, Salisbury, Wiltshire SP4 0JG, UK
    Int J Environ Res Public Health 9:3685-710. 2012
    ..In conclusion, one practical enhancement to the FRS response may be to provide at least one additional re-robe section per mass decontamination unit...
  2. pmc Modeling inhalational tularemia: deliberate release and public health response
    Joseph R Egan
    Emergency Response Department, Health Protection Agency, Salisbury, England, UK
    Biosecur Bioterror 9:331-43. 2011
    ..The optimal mitigation strategy will depend critically on the size of the release relative to the stockpile level and the effectiveness of treatment relative to the speed at which antibiotics can be distributed...
  3. doi request reprint Stamping out fires! Controlling smallpox with targeted mass vaccination
    Joseph R Egan
    Health Protection Agency, Salisbury, UK
    Med Decis Making 31:69-78. 2011
    ..The possibility that any clandestine stocks could be used for bioterrorism is a continuing concern for the public health community...
  4. pmc A plague on five of your houses--statistical re-assessment of three pneumonic plague outbreaks that occurred in Suffolk, England, between 1906 and 1918
    Joseph R Egan
    Microbial Risk Assessment, Emergency Response Department, Health Protection Agency, Porton Down, Salisbury, Wiltshire, SP4 0JG, UK
    Theor Biol Med Model 7:39. 2010
    ..This study examines 3 relatively unknown outbreaks of pneumonic plague that occurred in Suffolk, England, during the first 2 decades of the twentieth century...
  5. doi request reprint Modeling Legionnaires' disease outbreaks: estimating the timing of an aerosolized release using symptom-onset dates
    Joseph R Egan
    Microbial Risk Assessment, Emergency Response Department, Health Protection Agency, Porton Down, Salisbury, Wiltshire, United Kingdom
    Epidemiology 22:188-98. 2011
    ..Over the last 30 years, there have been a number of reported Legionnaires' disease outbreaks resulting from the release of causative organisms from aerosol-producing devices...
  6. doi request reprint Re-assessment of mitigation strategies for deliberate releases of anthrax using a real-time outbreak characterization tool
    Joseph R Egan
    Microbial Risk Assessment, Emergency Response Department, Health Protection Agency, Porton Down, Salisbury, Wiltshire, SP4 0JG, UK
    Epidemics 2:189-94. 2010
    ..Our analysis shows that it is critical to have systems and processes in place to rapidly identify, geospatially analyse and then swiftly respond to a deliberate anthrax release...