A Desiree LaBeaud

Summary

Affiliation: Case Western Reserve University
Country: USA

Publications

  1. pmc Spectrum of Rift Valley fever virus transmission in Kenya: insights from three distinct regions
    A Desiree LaBeaud
    Division of Pediatric Infectious Diseases, Case Western Reserve University, Rainbow Babies and Children s Hospital, Cleveland, Ohio 44106, USA
    Am J Trop Med Hyg 76:795-800. 2007
  2. pmc Interepidemic Rift Valley fever virus seropositivity, northeastern Kenya
    A Desiree LaBeaud
    Rainbow Babies and Children s Hospital, Cleveland, Ohio, USA
    Emerg Infect Dis 14:1240-6. 2008
  3. pmc Rapid GIS-based profiling of West Nile virus transmission: defining environmental factors associated with an urban-suburban outbreak in Northeast Ohio, USA
    A Desiree LaBeaud
    Department of Pediatrics, Case Western Reserve University, Cleveland, OH 44106, USA
    Geospat Health 2:215-25. 2008
  4. pmc Do antenatal parasite infections devalue childhood vaccination?
    A Desiree LaBeaud
    Division of Pediatric Infectious Diseases, University Hospitals of Cleveland, Rainbow Babies and Children s Hospital, Cleveland, Ohio, United States of America
    PLoS Negl Trop Dis 3:e442. 2009
  5. pmc Factors associated with severe human Rift Valley fever in Sangailu, Garissa County, Kenya
    A Desiree LaBeaud
    Stanford University, Department of Pediatrics, Palo Alto, California, United States of America UCSF Benioff Children s Hospital Oakland, Oakland, California, United States of America
    PLoS Negl Trop Dis 9:e0003548. 2015
  6. pmc Effect of antenatal parasitic infections on anti-vaccine IgG levels in children: a prospective birth cohort study in Kenya
    Indu Malhotra
    Case Western Reserve University, Center for Global Health and Diseases, Cleveland, Ohio, United States of America
    PLoS Negl Trop Dis 9:e0003466. 2015
  7. pmc Serologic evidence of arboviral infections among humans in Kenya
    Laura J Sutherland
    Center for Global Health and Diseases, Case Western Reserve University, Cleveland, Ohio 44106, USA
    Am J Trop Med Hyg 85:158-61. 2011
  8. pmc Planning for Rift Valley fever virus: use of geographical information systems to estimate the human health threat of white-tailed deer (Odocoileus virginianus)-related transmission
    Sravan Kakani
    Center for Global Health and Diseases, Case Western Reserve University, School of Medicine, 10900 Euclid Avenue, Cleveland, OH 44106 7286, USA
    Geospat Health 5:33-43. 2010
  9. pmc Cross-sectional survey of Rift Valley fever virus exposure in Bodhei village located in a transitional coastal forest habitat in Lamu county, Kenya
    Samuel Muiruri
    Department of Pathology, Kenyatta University, Nairobi, Kenya Vector Borne Diseases Control Unit, Ministry of Health, Nairobi, Kenya Office of Director of Health, Garissa County, Kenya Department of Ophthalmology, Thika Level 5 Hospital, Ministry of Health, Thika, Kenya Center for Immunobiology and Vaccine Development, Children s Hospital Oakland Research Institute, Oakland, California Center for Global Health and Diseases, Case Western Reserve University, Cleveland, Ohio
    Am J Trop Med Hyg 92:394-400. 2015
  10. pmc Association of symptoms and severity of rift valley fever with genetic polymorphisms in human innate immune pathways
    Amy G Hise
    Center for Global Health and Diseases, Case Western Reserve University School of Medicine, Cleveland, Ohio, United States of America Department of Pathology, Case Western Reserve University School of Medicine, Cleveland, Ohio, United States of America Research Service, Louis Stokes Cleveland Department of Veterans Affairs Medical Center, Cleveland, Ohio, United States of America
    PLoS Negl Trop Dis 9:e0003584. 2015

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Publications13

  1. pmc Spectrum of Rift Valley fever virus transmission in Kenya: insights from three distinct regions
    A Desiree LaBeaud
    Division of Pediatric Infectious Diseases, Case Western Reserve University, Rainbow Babies and Children s Hospital, Cleveland, Ohio 44106, USA
    Am J Trop Med Hyg 76:795-800. 2007
    ..The extent of both epidemic and inter-epidemic RVFV transmission in Kenya is greater than previously documented...
  2. pmc Interepidemic Rift Valley fever virus seropositivity, northeastern Kenya
    A Desiree LaBeaud
    Rainbow Babies and Children s Hospital, Cleveland, Ohio, USA
    Emerg Infect Dis 14:1240-6. 2008
    ..Rural Gumarey reported more mosquito and animal exposure than Sogan-Godud. Seropositive persons were more likely to have visual impairment and retinal lesions; other physical findings did not differ...
  3. pmc Rapid GIS-based profiling of West Nile virus transmission: defining environmental factors associated with an urban-suburban outbreak in Northeast Ohio, USA
    A Desiree LaBeaud
    Department of Pediatrics, Case Western Reserve University, Cleveland, OH 44106, USA
    Geospat Health 2:215-25. 2008
    ..This timely working identification of the transmission scale effectively focused control interventions against newly invasive WNV in a complex North American habitat...
  4. pmc Do antenatal parasite infections devalue childhood vaccination?
    A Desiree LaBeaud
    Division of Pediatric Infectious Diseases, University Hospitals of Cleveland, Rainbow Babies and Children s Hospital, Cleveland, Ohio, United States of America
    PLoS Negl Trop Dis 3:e442. 2009
    ..To optimize vaccine effectiveness in developing countries, better control of chronic NTDs may prove imperative...
  5. pmc Factors associated with severe human Rift Valley fever in Sangailu, Garissa County, Kenya
    A Desiree LaBeaud
    Stanford University, Department of Pediatrics, Palo Alto, California, United States of America UCSF Benioff Children s Hospital Oakland, Oakland, California, United States of America
    PLoS Negl Trop Dis 9:e0003548. 2015
    ..To determine the exposure factors and range of symptoms associated with human RVF, we performed a population-based cross-sectional survey in six villages across a 40 km transect in northeastern Kenya...
  6. pmc Effect of antenatal parasitic infections on anti-vaccine IgG levels in children: a prospective birth cohort study in Kenya
    Indu Malhotra
    Case Western Reserve University, Center for Global Health and Diseases, Cleveland, Ohio, United States of America
    PLoS Negl Trop Dis 9:e0003466. 2015
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  7. pmc Serologic evidence of arboviral infections among humans in Kenya
    Laura J Sutherland
    Center for Global Health and Diseases, Case Western Reserve University, Cleveland, Ohio 44106, USA
    Am J Trop Med Hyg 85:158-61. 2011
    ..In Kenya, transmission of arboviral infection continues between known epidemics and remains common across the country...
  8. pmc Planning for Rift Valley fever virus: use of geographical information systems to estimate the human health threat of white-tailed deer (Odocoileus virginianus)-related transmission
    Sravan Kakani
    Center for Global Health and Diseases, Case Western Reserve University, School of Medicine, 10900 Euclid Avenue, Cleveland, OH 44106 7286, USA
    Geospat Health 5:33-43. 2010
    ..Deer population losses, either by intervention for herd reduction or by RVF-related mortality, would substantially reduce these likely transmission zones to 53.1 km(2), i.e. by 89%...
  9. pmc Cross-sectional survey of Rift Valley fever virus exposure in Bodhei village located in a transitional coastal forest habitat in Lamu county, Kenya
    Samuel Muiruri
    Department of Pathology, Kenyatta University, Nairobi, Kenya Vector Borne Diseases Control Unit, Ministry of Health, Nairobi, Kenya Office of Director of Health, Garissa County, Kenya Department of Ophthalmology, Thika Level 5 Hospital, Ministry of Health, Thika, Kenya Center for Immunobiology and Vaccine Development, Children s Hospital Oakland Research Institute, Oakland, California Center for Global Health and Diseases, Case Western Reserve University, Cleveland, Ohio
    Am J Trop Med Hyg 92:394-400. 2015
    ..The results confirm that significant RVFV transmission occurs outside of recognized high-risk areas and independent of known epidemic periods. ..
  10. pmc Association of symptoms and severity of rift valley fever with genetic polymorphisms in human innate immune pathways
    Amy G Hise
    Center for Global Health and Diseases, Case Western Reserve University School of Medicine, Cleveland, Ohio, United States of America Department of Pathology, Case Western Reserve University School of Medicine, Cleveland, Ohio, United States of America Research Service, Louis Stokes Cleveland Department of Veterans Affairs Medical Center, Cleveland, Ohio, United States of America
    PLoS Negl Trop Dis 9:e0003584. 2015
    ..The aim of the present study was to identify human genes associated with RVF clinical disease in a high-risk population in Northeastern Province, Kenya...
  11. pmc High rates of o'nyong nyong and Chikungunya virus transmission in coastal Kenya
    A Desiree LaBeaud
    Children s Hospital Oakland Research Institute, Oakland, California, United States of America Case Western Reserve University, Cleveland, Ohio, United States of America
    PLoS Negl Trop Dis 9:e0003436. 2015
    ..The objectives of this study were to measure the seroprevalence of CHIKV and ONNV in coastal Kenya and link it to demographics and other risk factors...
  12. pmc School-based health promotion for mosquito-borne disease prevention in children
    A Desiree LaBeaud
    Division of Pediatric Infectious Diseases, University Hospitals of Cleveland, Rainbow Babies and Children s Hospital, Cleveland, OH 44106, USA
    J Pediatr 155:590-2. 2009
    ..Immediate and sustained improvements in West Nile virus knowledge and greater frequencies of reported personal protective behaviors resulted from the educational intervention...