E D Barnett

Summary

Affiliation: Boston University
Country: USA

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Seroprevalence of measles, rubella, and varicella in refugees
    Elizabeth D Barnett
    Maxwell Finland Laboratory for Infectious Diseases, Boston Medical Center, Boston, MA 02118, USA
    Clin Infect Dis 35:403-8. 2002
  2. ncbi request reprint Comparison of varicella history with presence of varicella antibody in refugees
    Demian Christiansen
    Program in Epidemiology, Boston University School of Public Health, Boston, MA 02118, USA
    Vaccine 22:4233-7. 2004
  3. ncbi request reprint Yellow fever: epidemiology and prevention
    Elizabeth D Barnett
    Maxwell Finland Laboratory for Infectious Diseases, Boston Medical Center, Boston, MA 02118, USA
    Clin Infect Dis 44:850-6. 2007
  4. doi request reprint Pediatric travel medicine: challenges for the primary care and travel medicine specialist
    Elizabeth D Barnett
    Maxwell Finland Laboratory for Infectious Diseases, Boston Medical Center, 670 Albany Street Room 625, Boston, MA, 02118, USA
    Curr Infect Dis Rep 15:216-21. 2013
  5. doi request reprint The visiting friends or relatives traveler in the 21st century: time for a new definition
    Elizabeth D Barnett
    Maxwell Finland Laboratory for Infectious Diseases, Boston Medical Center, Boston, MA 02118, USA
    J Travel Med 17:163-70. 2010
  6. doi request reprint Role of immigrants and migrants in emerging infectious diseases
    Elizabeth D Barnett
    Maxwell Finland Laboratory for Infectious Diseases, Room 625, Boston Medical Center, 670 Albany Street, Boston, MA 02118, USA
    Med Clin North Am 92:1447-58, xi-xii. 2008
  7. ncbi request reprint Immune response to pneumococcal conjugate and polysaccharide vaccines in otitis-prone and otitis-free children
    E D Barnett
    Maxwell Finland Laboratory for Infectious Diseases, Boston Medical Center, and Boston University School of Public Health, Massachusetts 02118, USA
    Clin Infect Dis 29:191-2. 1999
  8. ncbi request reprint Infectious disease screening for refugees resettled in the United States
    Elizabeth D Barnett
    Maxwell Finland Laboratory for Infectious Diseases, Boston Medical Center, Boston, Massachusetts 02118, USA
    Clin Infect Dis 39:833-41. 2004
  9. ncbi request reprint Intrapulmonary percussive ventilation vs incentive spirometry for children with neuromuscular disease
    Christine Campbell Reardon
    Pulmonary Center, Boston University School of Medicine, Boston, MA 02118, USA
    Arch Pediatr Adolesc Med 159:526-31. 2005
  10. ncbi request reprint Cost-effectiveness of serotesting compared with universal immunization for varicella in refugee children from six geographic regions
    Marisol Figueira
    Maxwell Finland Laboratory for Infectious Diseases, Boston Medical Center, Boston, MA 02118, USA
    J Travel Med 10:203-7. 2003

Research Grants

  1. Boston Area Travel Medicine Network (BATMN)
    Elizabeth Barnett; Fiscal Year: 2007

Detail Information

Publications19

  1. ncbi request reprint Seroprevalence of measles, rubella, and varicella in refugees
    Elizabeth D Barnett
    Maxwell Finland Laboratory for Infectious Diseases, Boston Medical Center, Boston, MA 02118, USA
    Clin Infect Dis 35:403-8. 2002
    ..Antibody to all 3 diseases increased with increasing age. No clinically significant differences in presence of antibody were noted by region of origin...
  2. ncbi request reprint Comparison of varicella history with presence of varicella antibody in refugees
    Demian Christiansen
    Program in Epidemiology, Boston University School of Public Health, Boston, MA 02118, USA
    Vaccine 22:4233-7. 2004
    ..To compare history of varicella with presence of varicella antibody in refugees and to determine the number of unnecessary doses of varicella vaccine administered to refugee children > or =7 years of age...
  3. ncbi request reprint Yellow fever: epidemiology and prevention
    Elizabeth D Barnett
    Maxwell Finland Laboratory for Infectious Diseases, Boston Medical Center, Boston, MA 02118, USA
    Clin Infect Dis 44:850-6. 2007
    ..Describing host factors that would increase risk of these events and identifying potential treatment modalities for yellow fever and yellow fever vaccine-associated adverse events are subjects of intense investigation...
  4. doi request reprint Pediatric travel medicine: challenges for the primary care and travel medicine specialist
    Elizabeth D Barnett
    Maxwell Finland Laboratory for Infectious Diseases, Boston Medical Center, 670 Albany Street Room 625, Boston, MA, 02118, USA
    Curr Infect Dis Rep 15:216-21. 2013
    ..This article discusses some common challenging travel vaccine scenarios and approaches to malaria prevention and general travel advice for children...
  5. doi request reprint The visiting friends or relatives traveler in the 21st century: time for a new definition
    Elizabeth D Barnett
    Maxwell Finland Laboratory for Infectious Diseases, Boston Medical Center, Boston, MA 02118, USA
    J Travel Med 17:163-70. 2010
    ..Changes in global mobility, travel patterns, and inter-regional travel led to reappraisal of the classic definition of the term VFR...
  6. doi request reprint Role of immigrants and migrants in emerging infectious diseases
    Elizabeth D Barnett
    Maxwell Finland Laboratory for Infectious Diseases, Room 625, Boston Medical Center, 670 Albany Street, Boston, MA 02118, USA
    Med Clin North Am 92:1447-58, xi-xii. 2008
    ..The emphasis of the article is on immigrant and migrant populations entering North America; the role of travelers in emerging infectious diseases is addressed in another article in this issue...
  7. ncbi request reprint Immune response to pneumococcal conjugate and polysaccharide vaccines in otitis-prone and otitis-free children
    E D Barnett
    Maxwell Finland Laboratory for Infectious Diseases, Boston Medical Center, and Boston University School of Public Health, Massachusetts 02118, USA
    Clin Infect Dis 29:191-2. 1999
    ..Pneumococcal conjugate vaccine has the potential to reduce the incidence of disease due to vaccine serotypes, even among children with recurrent otitis media...
  8. ncbi request reprint Infectious disease screening for refugees resettled in the United States
    Elizabeth D Barnett
    Maxwell Finland Laboratory for Infectious Diseases, Boston Medical Center, Boston, Massachusetts 02118, USA
    Clin Infect Dis 39:833-41. 2004
    ..This article reviews the current status of overseas and domestic health screening for refugees, infectious disease burdens, and future goals for health assessment of refugees and other immigrants...
  9. ncbi request reprint Intrapulmonary percussive ventilation vs incentive spirometry for children with neuromuscular disease
    Christine Campbell Reardon
    Pulmonary Center, Boston University School of Medicine, Boston, MA 02118, USA
    Arch Pediatr Adolesc Med 159:526-31. 2005
    ..Anecdotal reports and pilot studies show its safety and effectiveness in mobilizing secretions in patients with cystic fibrosis...
  10. ncbi request reprint Cost-effectiveness of serotesting compared with universal immunization for varicella in refugee children from six geographic regions
    Marisol Figueira
    Maxwell Finland Laboratory for Infectious Diseases, Boston Medical Center, Boston, MA 02118, USA
    J Travel Med 10:203-7. 2003
    ..It is unknown whether it is more cost-effective to test for varicella antibody or to immunize without testing in immigrant populations. The reliability of history of varicella disease is also unclear...
  11. ncbi request reprint Immunizations and infectious disease screening for internationally adopted children
    Elizabeth D Barnett
    Maxwell Finland Laboratory for Infectious Diseases, Room 503, Boston Medical Center, 774 Albany Street, Boston, MA 02118, USA
    Pediatr Clin North Am 52:1287-309, vi. 2005
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  12. doi request reprint Yellow fever vaccines and international travelers
    Elizabeth D Barnett
    Maxwell Finalnd Laborator for Infectious Diseases, Boston Medical Center, Boston, MA, USA
    Expert Rev Vaccines 7:579-87. 2008
    ..This new method allows production in a cell culture system and potentially reduces the risk of adventitious viruses and selection of a subpopulation during replication, thereby increasing safety...
  13. ncbi request reprint Prevention of travel-related infectious diseases in families of internationally adopted children
    Elizabeth D Barnett
    Maxwell Finland Laboratory for Infectious Diseases, Room 503, Boston Medical Center, 774 Albany Street, Boston, MA 02118, USA
    Pediatr Clin North Am 52:1271-86, vi. 2005
    ..Targeted preadoption counseling, close attention to hygiene and safety advice, and prompt identification and treatment of infections lead to the safest and most trouble-free adoption travel experience...
  14. pmc Illness in long-term travelers visiting GeoSentinel clinics
    Lin H Chen
    Harvard University, Boston, Massachusetts, USA
    Emerg Infect Dis 15:1773-82. 2009
    ..Our results can help prioritize screening for and diagnosis of illness in long-term travelers and provide evidence-based pretravel advice...
  15. ncbi request reprint Diagnostic evaluation of newly arrived asymptomatic refugees with eosinophilia
    Lorna M Seybolt
    Boston Medical Center, Boston, MA, USA
    Clin Infect Dis 42:363-7. 2006
    ..Our aim was to determine the prevalence of eosinophilia and develop a standardized approach to the evaluation of asymptomatic refugees with eosinophilia...
  16. ncbi request reprint Immunity to hepatitis A in people born and raised in endemic areas
    Elizabeth D Barnett
    International Clinic, Boston Medical Center, Massachusetts, USA
    J Travel Med 10:11-4. 2003
    ..Unnecessary hepatitis A immunization could be avoided by taking into account prior exposure to hepatitis A and judicious use of serotesting prior to immunization...
  17. ncbi request reprint Antibiotic resistance and choice of antimicrobial agents for acute otitis media
    Elizabeth D Barnett
    Maxwell Finland Laboratory for Infectious Diseases, Room 503, Boston Medical Center, 774 Albany St, Boston, MA 02118, USA
    Pediatr Ann 31:794-9. 2002
  18. ncbi request reprint Preventing infectious diseases during and after international adoption
    Lin H Chen
    Mount Auburn Hospital, Cambridge, Massachusetts 02238, USA
    Ann Intern Med 139:371-8. 2003
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  19. pmc Multicenter study to evaluate the OptiMAL test for rapid diagnosis of malaria in U.S. hospitals
    Carol J Palmer
    University of Florida, Gainesville, Florida 32611, USA
    J Clin Microbiol 41:5178-82. 2003
    ..The overall conclusion was that integration of the OptiMAL rapid malaria test into the U.S. health care infrastructure would provide an important and easy-to-use tool for the timely diagnosis of malaria...

Research Grants2

  1. Boston Area Travel Medicine Network (BATMN)
    Elizabeth Barnett; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..The data from these studies will be used to develop strategies and interventions to reduce travel related illness, especially for high risk travelers, and to use the opportunity of the travel clinic visit to enhance overall health. ..