Barbara E Mahon
Affiliation: Boston University
- Implications for registry-based vaccine effectiveness studies from an evaluation of an immunization registry: a cross-sectional studyBarbara E Mahon
Department of Epidemiology, Boston University School of Public Health, Boston, MA, USA
BMC Public Health 8:160. 2008..We evaluated a city-wide immunization registry, focusing on its potential as a tool to study pertussis vaccine effectiveness, especially in adolescents...
- Perinatal risk factors for hospitalization for pneumococcal disease in childhood: a population-based cohort studyBarbara E Mahon
Department of Epidemiology, T3E, Boston University School of Public Health, 715 Albany St, Boston, MA 02118, USA
Pediatrics 119:e804-12. 2007..The objective of this study was to examine the relation of factors that are present at birth to subsequent hospitalization for childhood pneumococcal disease...
- Screening emergency department patients for under-immunized adolescentsBarbara E Mahon
Department of Epidemiology, Boston University School of Public Health, Boston, Massachusetts 02118, USA
J Adolesc Health 39:598-600. 2006..Seronegative adolescents were older and more likely to be immigrants. ED screening for under-immunized adolescents may have a low yield in settings with high vaccine coverage...
- Effectiveness of abbreviated and delayed 7-valent pneumococcal conjugate vaccine dosing regimensBarbara E Mahon
Departments of Epidemiology and Pediatrics, T3E, Boston University School of Public Health and Medicine, 715 Albany Street, Boston, MA 02118, USA
Vaccine 24:2514-20. 2006..Data for regimens begun at 12-23 months were inconclusive. These data support the use of the 2-dose and 3-dose infant PCV7 regimens when the full series cannot be delivered and detail the limitations of abbreviated dosing regimens...
- Pelvic inflammatory disease during the post-partum yearBarbara E Mahon
Department of Pediatrics, Boston University Schools of Public Health and Medicine, Boston, MA, USA
Infect Dis Obstet Gynecol 13:191-6. 2005..To investigate the occurrence of, and risk factors for, pelvic inflammatory disease (PID) occurring during the post-partum year...
- Syphilis testing in association with gonorrhea/chlamydia testing during a syphilis outbreakMarc B Rosenman
Department of Pediatrics, Indiana University School of Medicine, Indianapolis, USA
Am J Public Health 94:1124-6. 2004..The increased syphilis testing coincided with a multifaceted public health intervention...
- Prenatal syphilis screening rates measured using medicaid claims and electronic medical recordsMarc B Rosenman
Department of Pediatrics, Indiana University School of Medicine, Indianapolis, Indiana, USA
Sex Transm Dis 35:387-92. 2008..We measured prenatal syphilis screening rates in Indiana women with prenatal Medicaid coverage and also used electronic medical records to examine the completeness of syphilis screening claims in Medicaid administrative data...
- Postpartum Chlamydia trachomatis and Neisseria gonorrhoeae infectionsBarbara E Mahon
Section of Adolescent Medicine, Department of Pediatrics, Indiana University School of Medicine, Indianapolis 46202 5205, USA
Am J Obstet Gynecol 186:1320-5. 2002..The purpose of this study was to investigate Chlamydia trachomatis and Neisseria gonorrhoeae infections that are diagnosed during the postpartum period (defined as the 3 months after delivery)...
- Confounding and effect-measure modification in the evaluation of immunogenic agentsKenneth J Rothman
Department of Epidemiology, Boston University School of Public Health, Boston, MA 02118, USA
Eur J Epidemiol 19:205-7. 2004
- The impact of state policies on vaccine coverage by age 13 in an insured populationElyse Olshen
Departments of Pediatrics and Population and Family Health, Columbia University, New York, New York 10032, USA
J Adolesc Health 40:405-11. 2007..To determine the impact of state policies on vaccine coverage among adolescents with managed care insurance...
- Oral erythromycin prophylaxis vs watchful waiting in caring for newborns exposed to Chlamydia trachomatisMarc B Rosenman
Section of Children s Health Services Research, Regenstrief Institute, Indiana University School of Medicine, 1050 Wishard Boulevard, Indianapolis, IN 46202, USA
Arch Pediatr Adolesc Med 157:565-71. 2003....
- Genetic and Environmental Factors in PCV7 Vaccine EffectBarbara Mahon; Fiscal Year: 2006..Mahon's capability to independently extend this research to address genetic issues in the control of vaccine-preventable diseases ..