F Ahmed

Summary

Affiliation: Centers for Disease Control and Prevention
Country: USA

Publications

  1. doi request reprint Methods for developing evidence-based recommendations by the Advisory Committee on Immunization Practices (ACIP) of the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC)
    Faruque Ahmed
    Immunization Services Division, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, 1600 Clifton Rd NE, Mailstop A 19, Atlanta, GA 30333, USA
    Vaccine 29:9171-6. 2011
  2. doi request reprint Evaluation of a legislatively mandated influenza vaccination program for adults in Rhode Island, USA
    Faruque Ahmed
    Immunization Services Division, National Center for Immunization and Respiratory Diseases, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, GA 30333, USA
    J Public Health Manag Pract 16:E01-8. 2010
  3. pmc National trends and disparities in the incidence of hepatocellular carcinoma, 1998-2003
    Faruque Ahmed
    Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, 1600 Clifton Rd, MS E 52, Atlanta, GA 30333, USA
    Prev Chronic Dis 5:A74. 2008
  4. ncbi request reprint Epidemiology of postshigellosis persistent diarrhea in young children
    F Ahmed
    International Centre for Diarrhoeal Disease Research, Bangladesh, Dhaka
    Pediatr Infect Dis J 20:525-30. 2001
  5. ncbi request reprint Excess risk of subsequent primary cancers among colorectal carcinoma survivors, 1975-2001
    Faruque Ahmed
    Cancer Surveillance Branch, Division of Cancer Prevention and Control, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, CDC, Atlanta, Georgia
    Cancer 107:1162-71. 2006
  6. ncbi request reprint Cost-benefit analysis of a new HEDIS performance measure for pneumococcal vaccination
    Faruque Ahmed
    Division of Prevention Research and Analytic Methods, Epidemiology Program Office, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, MS K73, 4770 Buford Highway, Atlanta, GA 30341, USA
    Med Decis Making 22:S58-66. 2002
  7. ncbi request reprint Effect of the frequency of delivery of reminders and an influenza tool kit on increasing influenza vaccination rates among adults with high-risk conditions
    Faruque Ahmed
    Division of Prevention Research and Analytic Methods, Epidemiology Program Office, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, GA 30341 3717, USA
    Am J Manag Care 10:698-702. 2004
  8. pmc Lipopolysaccharide- and cholera toxin-specific subclass distribution of B-cell responses in cholera
    F Qadri
    International Centre for Diarrhoeal Disease Research, Bangladesh, Dhaka, Bangladesh
    Clin Diagn Lab Immunol 6:812-8. 1999
  9. pmc Initiation of food supplements and stopping of breast-feeding as determinants of weanling shigellosis
    F Ahmed
    International Centre for Diarrhoeal Disease Research, Bangladesh ICDDR, Dhaka
    Bull World Health Organ 71:571-8. 1993
  10. ncbi request reprint Tracking clinical preventive service use: a comparison of the health plan employer data and information set with the behavioral risk factor surveillance system
    S A Bloom
    Division of Prevention Research and Analytic Methods, Epidemiology Program Office, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, Georgia, USA
    Med Care 38:187-94. 2000

Detail Information

Publications25

  1. doi request reprint Methods for developing evidence-based recommendations by the Advisory Committee on Immunization Practices (ACIP) of the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC)
    Faruque Ahmed
    Immunization Services Division, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, 1600 Clifton Rd NE, Mailstop A 19, Atlanta, GA 30333, USA
    Vaccine 29:9171-6. 2011
    ..The new evidence framework will enhance the ACIP's decision-making process by making it more transparent, consistent and systematic...
  2. doi request reprint Evaluation of a legislatively mandated influenza vaccination program for adults in Rhode Island, USA
    Faruque Ahmed
    Immunization Services Division, National Center for Immunization and Respiratory Diseases, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, GA 30333, USA
    J Public Health Manag Pract 16:E01-8. 2010
    ..A state law was passed that mandates the Rhode Island Department of Health to include the purchase and distribution of influenza vaccine for adults in its immunization program...
  3. pmc National trends and disparities in the incidence of hepatocellular carcinoma, 1998-2003
    Faruque Ahmed
    Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, 1600 Clifton Rd, MS E 52, Atlanta, GA 30333, USA
    Prev Chronic Dis 5:A74. 2008
    ..Previous studies indicate that the incidence of hepatocellular carcinoma in the United States is increasing. These reports, however, have contained limited information on population groups other than whites and blacks...
  4. ncbi request reprint Epidemiology of postshigellosis persistent diarrhea in young children
    F Ahmed
    International Centre for Diarrhoeal Disease Research, Bangladesh, Dhaka
    Pediatr Infect Dis J 20:525-30. 2001
    ..Although Shigella accounts for the majority of dysenteric episodes, very little is known about the epidemiology of postshigellosis persistent diarrhea...
  5. ncbi request reprint Excess risk of subsequent primary cancers among colorectal carcinoma survivors, 1975-2001
    Faruque Ahmed
    Cancer Surveillance Branch, Division of Cancer Prevention and Control, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, CDC, Atlanta, Georgia
    Cancer 107:1162-71. 2006
    ..Studies of persons with colorectal cancer have reported increased risk of subsequent primary cancers. Results have not been consistent, however, and there is little information about such risk in specific races and ethnic populations...
  6. ncbi request reprint Cost-benefit analysis of a new HEDIS performance measure for pneumococcal vaccination
    Faruque Ahmed
    Division of Prevention Research and Analytic Methods, Epidemiology Program Office, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, MS K73, 4770 Buford Highway, Atlanta, GA 30341, USA
    Med Decis Making 22:S58-66. 2002
    ..This article assesses the economic implications of a new Health Plan Employer Data and Information Set (HEDIS) measure for pneumococcal vaccination...
  7. ncbi request reprint Effect of the frequency of delivery of reminders and an influenza tool kit on increasing influenza vaccination rates among adults with high-risk conditions
    Faruque Ahmed
    Division of Prevention Research and Analytic Methods, Epidemiology Program Office, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, GA 30341 3717, USA
    Am J Manag Care 10:698-702. 2004
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  8. pmc Lipopolysaccharide- and cholera toxin-specific subclass distribution of B-cell responses in cholera
    F Qadri
    International Centre for Diarrhoeal Disease Research, Bangladesh, Dhaka, Bangladesh
    Clin Diagn Lab Immunol 6:812-8. 1999
    ..Vaccines against O1 and O139 cholera ideally should stimulate antibody subclasses that are likely to offer protection...
  9. pmc Initiation of food supplements and stopping of breast-feeding as determinants of weanling shigellosis
    F Ahmed
    International Centre for Diarrhoeal Disease Research, Bangladesh ICDDR, Dhaka
    Bull World Health Organ 71:571-8. 1993
    ..2; 95% CI = 3.1-33.3; P < 0.001). This complex temporal pattern of risk highlights the need for precise definitions of weaning to facilitate identification of children at high risk for invasive diarrhoeal syndromes...
  10. ncbi request reprint Tracking clinical preventive service use: a comparison of the health plan employer data and information set with the behavioral risk factor surveillance system
    S A Bloom
    Division of Prevention Research and Analytic Methods, Epidemiology Program Office, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, Georgia, USA
    Med Care 38:187-94. 2000
    ..There is a need for meaningful and accurate ways of tracking preventive service delivery among different sectors of the US population...
  11. ncbi request reprint Concomitant supplemental vitamin A enhances the response to weekly supplemental iron and folic acid in anemic teenagers in urban Bangladesh
    F Ahmed
    Institute of Nutrition and Food Science, University of Dhaka, Dhaka, Bangladesh
    Am J Clin Nutr 74:108-15. 2001
    ..CONCLUSION: There may be significant health benefits from a program that enhances the nutritional status of iron, folate, and vitamin A in poor urban young women before they become pregnant...
  12. ncbi request reprint Safety and immunogenicity of an oral, inactivated enterotoxigenic Escherichia coli plus cholera toxin B subunit vaccine in Bangladeshi adults and children
    F Qadri
    International Centre for Diarrhoeal Disease Research, Bangladesh, GPO Box 128, Dhaka 1000, Bangladesh
    Vaccine 18:2704-12. 2000
    ..These results show that a single dose of the ETEC vaccine may elicit significant mucosal immune responses in both children and adults residing in an ETEC-endemic country such as Bangladesh...
  13. pmc The Prevention Index: using technology to improve quality assessment
    Thomas M Vogt
    Kaiser Permanente Center for Health Research Hawaii, 501 Alakawa Street, Suite 201, Honolulu, HI 96817, USA
    Health Serv Res 39:511-30. 2004
    ..To improve quality of care assessment for preventive medical services and reduce assessment costs through development of a comprehensive prevention quality assessment methodology based on electronic medical records (EMRs)...
  14. doi request reprint Regional differences in colorectal cancer incidence, stage, and subsite among American Indians and Alaska Natives, 1999-2004
    David G Perdue
    Division of Gastroenterology and Hepatology, Masonic Cancer Center, University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, Minnesota, USA
    Cancer 113:1179-90. 2008
    ..Colorectal cancer (CRC) is a leading cause of cancer morbidity and mortality for American Indians and Alaska Natives (AI/ANs), but misclassification of race causes underestimates of disease burden...
  15. doi request reprint Primary liver cancer incidence among American Indians and Alaska Natives, US, 1999-2004
    Melissa A Jim
    Division of Cancer Prevention and Control, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, Georgia, USA
    Cancer 113:1244-55. 2008
    ....
  16. ncbi request reprint Cervical cancer incidence in a prevaccine era in the United States, 1998-2002
    Mona Saraiya
    Division of Cancer Prevention and Control, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, 4770 Buford Highway, Atlanta, GA 30341, USA
    Obstet Gynecol 109:360-70. 2007
    ..To report the incidence of cervical cancer by geography, race or ethnicity, and histology...
  17. ncbi request reprint Foreword: promoting the use of registry-based national cancer surveillance data for colorectal cancer prevention and control
    Eddie Reed
    Division of Cancer Prevention and Control, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, Georgia 30341, USA
    Cancer 107:1101-2. 2006
  18. ncbi request reprint Descriptive epidemiology of colorectal cancer in the United States, 1998-2001
    Jeannette Jackson-Thompson
    Missouri Cancer Registry and Department of Health Management and Informatics, University of Missouri Columbia, 65211 4380, USA
    Cancer 107:1103-11. 2006
  19. ncbi request reprint Association between health insurance coverage of office visit and cancer screening among women
    Carol Friedman
    Division of Prevention Research and Analytic Methods, Epidemiology Program Office, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, Georgia 303411, USA
    Med Care 40:1060-7. 2002
    ..Little is known regarding the nuances of insurance benefit design that may affect the receipt of clinical preventive services...
  20. ncbi request reprint Does health insurance coverage of office visits influence colorectal cancer testing?
    Reuben K Varghese
    National Center for Chronic Disease Prevention and Health Promotion, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, GA 30341, USA
    Cancer Epidemiol Biomarkers Prev 14:744-7. 2005
    ..To assess the effect of differing health insurance coverage of physician office visits on the use of colorectal cancer (CRC) tests among an employed and insured population...
  21. ncbi request reprint Assessing the burden of disease among an employed population: implications for employer-sponsored prevention programs
    Carol Friedman
    Epidemiology Program Office, Cancer Surveillance Branch, Division of Cancer Prevention and Control, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, Georgia 30341, USA
    J Occup Environ Med 46:3-9. 2004
    ..Disease burden among employees could be reduced through targeted interventions aimed at the risk factors associated with the leading causes of DALYs...
  22. ncbi request reprint Annual report to the nation on the status of cancer, 1975-2003, featuring cancer among U.S. Hispanic/Latino populations
    Holly L Howe
    North American Association of Central Cancer Registries, Springfield, Illinois 62704 6495, USA
    Cancer 107:1711-42. 2006
    ..S. cancer information, this year featuring the first comprehensive compilation of cancer information for U.S. Latinos...
  23. ncbi request reprint Case completeness and data accuracy in the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention's National Program of Cancer Registries
    Kathleen K Thoburn
    New York State Department of Health, Albany, New York, USA
    Cancer 109:1607-16. 2007
    ..The current report includes a unique, national-level analysis of NPCR-TAA results linked with NPCR-APEI data and other covariates...
  24. ncbi request reprint Annual report to the nation on the status of cancer, 1975-2004, featuring cancer in American Indians and Alaska Natives
    David K Espey
    Division of Cancer Prevention and Control, National Center for Chronic Disease Prevention and Health Promotion, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, Georgia, USA
    Cancer 110:2119-52. 2007
    ..S. The 2007 report features a comprehensive compilation of cancer information for American Indians and Alaska Natives (AI/AN)...
  25. ncbi request reprint Preferred provider organization claims showed high predictive value but missed substantial proportion of adults with high-risk conditions
    Faruque Ahmed
    Division of Prevention Research and Analytic Methods, Epidemiology Program Office, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention CDC, Atlanta, GA 30341 3717, USA
    J Clin Epidemiol 58:624-8. 2005
    ..We assessed the validity and utility of a claims-based ICD-9-CM algorithm for identifying preferred provider organization (PPO) enrollees ages 18-64 years at high risk for influenza complications...