Robert Schechter

Summary

Affiliation: California Environmental Protection Agency
Country: USA

Publications

  1. doi request reprint Continuing increases in autism reported to California's developmental services system: mercury in retrograde
    Robert Schechter
    Immunization Branch, California Department of Public Health, 850 Marina Bay Pkwy, Richmond, CA 94804, USA
    Arch Gen Psychiatry 65:19-24. 2008
  2. pmc A review of adult mortality due to 2009 pandemic (H1N1) influenza A in California
    Janice K Louie
    California Department of Public Health, Richmond, California, United States of America
    PLoS ONE 6:e18221. 2011
  3. ncbi request reprint Human botulism immune globulin for the treatment of infant botulism
    Stephen S Arnon
    Infant Botulism Treatment and Prevention Program, California Department of Health Services, Richmond, CA 94804, USA
    N Engl J Med 354:462-71. 2006
  4. ncbi request reprint Severe pediatric influenza in California, 2003-2005: implications for immunization recommendations
    Janice K Louie
    California Department of Health Services, Richmond, CA 94804, USA
    Pediatrics 117:e610-8. 2006
  5. ncbi request reprint Creating a model program for influenza surveillance in California: results from the 2005-2006 influenza season
    Janice K Louie
    Department of Health Services, Viral and Ricksettial Disease Laboratory, California Department of Public Health, 850 Marina Bay Parkway, Richmond, CA 94804, USA
    Am J Prev Med 33:353-7. 2007
  6. doi request reprint A novel risk factor for a novel virus: obesity and 2009 pandemic influenza A (H1N1)
    Janice K Louie
    Division of Communicable Disease Control, California Department of Public Health, Richmond, California94804, USA
    Clin Infect Dis 52:301-12. 2011
  7. doi request reprint Factors associated with death or hospitalization due to pandemic 2009 influenza A(H1N1) infection in California
    Janice K Louie
    California Department of Public Health, 850 Marina Bay Pkwy, Richmond, CA 94804, USA
    JAMA 302:1896-902. 2009
  8. pmc Rapid influenza antigen test for diagnosis of pandemic (H1N1) 2009
    Janice K Louie
    California Department of Public Health, Richmond, California 94804, USA
    Emerg Infect Dis 16:824-6. 2010
  9. doi request reprint Children hospitalized with 2009 novel influenza A(H1N1) in California
    Janice K Louie
    California Department of Public Health, 850 Marina Bay Pkwy, Richmond, CA 94804, USA
    Arch Pediatr Adolesc Med 164:1023-31. 2010
  10. doi request reprint Increased detection of meningococcal infections in california using a polymerase chain reaction assay
    Kate C Cummings
    Clin Infect Dis 46:1124-6. 2008

Detail Information

Publications11

  1. doi request reprint Continuing increases in autism reported to California's developmental services system: mercury in retrograde
    Robert Schechter
    Immunization Branch, California Department of Public Health, 850 Marina Bay Pkwy, Richmond, CA 94804, USA
    Arch Gen Psychiatry 65:19-24. 2008
    ..The Immunization Safety Review Committee of the Institute of Medicine has recommended surveillance of trends in autism as exposure to thimerosal during early childhood has decreased...
  2. pmc A review of adult mortality due to 2009 pandemic (H1N1) influenza A in California
    Janice K Louie
    California Department of Public Health, Richmond, California, United States of America
    PLoS ONE 6:e18221. 2011
    ..We analyzed California public health surveillance data to better characterize the populations at risk for dying due to 2009 H1N1...
  3. ncbi request reprint Human botulism immune globulin for the treatment of infant botulism
    Stephen S Arnon
    Infant Botulism Treatment and Prevention Program, California Department of Health Services, Richmond, CA 94804, USA
    N Engl J Med 354:462-71. 2006
    ..We created the orphan drug Human Botulism Immune Globulin Intravenous (Human) (BIG-IV), which neutralizes botulinum toxin, and evaluated its safety and efficacy in treating infant botulism, the intestinal-toxemia form of human botulism...
  4. ncbi request reprint Severe pediatric influenza in California, 2003-2005: implications for immunization recommendations
    Janice K Louie
    California Department of Health Services, Richmond, CA 94804, USA
    Pediatrics 117:e610-8. 2006
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  5. ncbi request reprint Creating a model program for influenza surveillance in California: results from the 2005-2006 influenza season
    Janice K Louie
    Department of Health Services, Viral and Ricksettial Disease Laboratory, California Department of Public Health, 850 Marina Bay Parkway, Richmond, CA 94804, USA
    Am J Prev Med 33:353-7. 2007
    ..Using the 2005-2006 influenza season as an example, this paper describes a comprehensive influenza surveillance program used by the California Department of Public Health (CDPH)...
  6. doi request reprint A novel risk factor for a novel virus: obesity and 2009 pandemic influenza A (H1N1)
    Janice K Louie
    Division of Communicable Disease Control, California Department of Public Health, Richmond, California94804, USA
    Clin Infect Dis 52:301-12. 2011
    ..many critically ill patients with 2009 pandemic influenza A (H1N1) (2009 H1N1) infection were noted to be obese, but whether obesity, rather than its associated co-morbidities, is an independent risk factor for severe infection is unknown...
  7. doi request reprint Factors associated with death or hospitalization due to pandemic 2009 influenza A(H1N1) infection in California
    Janice K Louie
    California Department of Public Health, 850 Marina Bay Pkwy, Richmond, CA 94804, USA
    JAMA 302:1896-902. 2009
    ..Pandemic influenza A(H1N1) emerged rapidly in California in April 2009. Preliminary comparisons with seasonal influenza suggest that pandemic 2009 influenza A(H1N1) disproportionately affects younger ages and causes generally mild disease...
  8. pmc Rapid influenza antigen test for diagnosis of pandemic (H1N1) 2009
    Janice K Louie
    California Department of Public Health, Richmond, California 94804, USA
    Emerg Infect Dis 16:824-6. 2010
    ..Overall sensitivity, specificity, and positive and negative predictive values were 66%, 84%, 84%, and 64%, respectively. Rapid test results should be interpreted cautiously when pandemic (H1N1) 2009 virus is suspected...
  9. doi request reprint Children hospitalized with 2009 novel influenza A(H1N1) in California
    Janice K Louie
    California Department of Public Health, 850 Marina Bay Pkwy, Richmond, CA 94804, USA
    Arch Pediatr Adolesc Med 164:1023-31. 2010
    ..To describe clinical and epidemiologic features of 2009 novel influenza A(H1N1) in children...
  10. doi request reprint Increased detection of meningococcal infections in california using a polymerase chain reaction assay
    Kate C Cummings
    Clin Infect Dis 46:1124-6. 2008
  11. ncbi request reprint Immunization injections
    Sandra Jo Hammer
    Arch Pediatr Adolesc Med 158:708; author reply 709. 2004