Anna B Bowen

Summary

Affiliation: Centers for Disease Control and Prevention
Country: USA

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint A cluster-randomized controlled trial evaluating the effect of a handwashing-promotion program in Chinese primary schools
    Anna Bowen
    National Center for Infectious Diseases, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, Georgia 30333, USA
    Am J Trop Med Hyg 76:1166-73. 2007
  2. doi request reprint Sustained improvements in handwashing indicators more than 5 years after a cluster-randomised, community-based trial of handwashing promotion in Karachi, Pakistan
    Anna Bowen
    Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, GA, USA
    Trop Med Int Health 18:259-67. 2013
  3. doi request reprint Association between intensive handwashing promotion and child development in Karachi, Pakistan: a cluster randomized controlled trial
    Anna Bowen
    Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, Georgia 30333, USA
    Arch Pediatr Adolesc Med 166:1037-44. 2012
  4. pmc Infections associated with cantaloupe consumption: a public health concern
    A Bowen
    Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, National Center for Infectious Disease, Atlanta, GA 30333, USA
    Epidemiol Infect 134:675-85. 2006
  5. pmc Invasive Enterobacter sakazakii disease in infants
    Anna B Bowen
    Foodborne and Diarrheal Diseases Branch, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, 1600 Clifton Road, Atlanta, GA 30333, USA
    Emerg Infect Dis 12:1185-9. 2006
  6. pmc Outbreaks of short-incubation ocular and respiratory illness following exposure to indoor swimming pools
    Anna B Bowen
    Enteric Diseases Epidemiology Branch, National Center for Zoonotic, Vector borne and Enteric Disease, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, GA 30333 USA
    Environ Health Perspect 115:267-71. 2007
  7. ncbi request reprint A waterborne outbreak of gastroenteritis with multiple etiologies among resort island visitors and residents: Ohio, 2004
    Ciara E O'Reilly
    Epidemic Intelligence Service, Office of Workforce and Career Development, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, GA 30333, USA
    Clin Infect Dis 44:506-12. 2007

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Publications7

  1. ncbi request reprint A cluster-randomized controlled trial evaluating the effect of a handwashing-promotion program in Chinese primary schools
    Anna Bowen
    National Center for Infectious Diseases, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, Georgia 30333, USA
    Am J Trop Med Hyg 76:1166-73. 2007
    ..2 days (P = 0.03) of absence per 100 student-weeks. Provision of a large-scale handwashing promotion program and soap was associated with significantly reduced absenteeism. Similar programs could improve the health of children worldwide...
  2. doi request reprint Sustained improvements in handwashing indicators more than 5 years after a cluster-randomised, community-based trial of handwashing promotion in Karachi, Pakistan
    Anna Bowen
    Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, GA, USA
    Trop Med Int Health 18:259-67. 2013
    ..To evaluate handwashing behaviour 5 years after a handwashing intervention in Karachi, Pakistan...
  3. doi request reprint Association between intensive handwashing promotion and child development in Karachi, Pakistan: a cluster randomized controlled trial
    Anna Bowen
    Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, Georgia 30333, USA
    Arch Pediatr Adolesc Med 166:1037-44. 2012
    ..To evaluate associations between handwashing promotion and child growth and development...
  4. pmc Infections associated with cantaloupe consumption: a public health concern
    A Bowen
    Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, National Center for Infectious Disease, Atlanta, GA 30333, USA
    Epidemiol Infect 134:675-85. 2006
    ....
  5. pmc Invasive Enterobacter sakazakii disease in infants
    Anna B Bowen
    Foodborne and Diarrheal Diseases Branch, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, 1600 Clifton Road, Atlanta, GA 30333, USA
    Emerg Infect Dis 12:1185-9. 2006
    ..Formula samples associated with 15 (68%) of 22 cases yielded E. sakazakii; in 13 cases, clinical and formula strains were indistinguishable. Further clarification of clinical risk factors and improved powdered formula safety is needed...
  6. pmc Outbreaks of short-incubation ocular and respiratory illness following exposure to indoor swimming pools
    Anna B Bowen
    Enteric Diseases Epidemiology Branch, National Center for Zoonotic, Vector borne and Enteric Disease, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, GA 30333 USA
    Environ Health Perspect 115:267-71. 2007
    ..Chlorination destroys pathogens in swimming pool water, but by-products of chlorination can cause human illness. We investigated outbreaks of ocular and respiratory symptoms associated with chlorinated indoor swimming pools at two hotels...
  7. ncbi request reprint A waterborne outbreak of gastroenteritis with multiple etiologies among resort island visitors and residents: Ohio, 2004
    Ciara E O'Reilly
    Epidemic Intelligence Service, Office of Workforce and Career Development, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, GA 30333, USA
    Clin Infect Dis 44:506-12. 2007
    ..In August 2004, we investigated an outbreak of gastroenteritis on South Bass Island, Ohio, an island of 900 residents that is visited by >500,000 persons each year...