Christopher R Braden

Summary

Affiliation: Centers for Disease Control and Prevention
Country: USA

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Salmonella enterica serotype Enteritidis and eggs: a national epidemic in the United States
    Christopher R Braden
    Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, Georgia 30333, USA
    Clin Infect Dis 43:512-7. 2006
  2. doi request reprint Multistate outbreak of Salmonella Typhimurium and Saintpaul infections associated with unpasteurized orange juice--United States, 2005
    Seema Jain
    Enteric Diseases Epidemiology Branch, Division of Foodborne, Bacterial, and Mycotic Diseases, National Center for Zoonotic, Vectorborne, and Enteric Diseases, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, Georgia 30333, USA
    Clin Infect Dis 48:1065-71. 2009
  3. ncbi request reprint Added epidemiologic value to tuberculosis prevention and control of the investigation of clustered genotypes of Mycobacterium tuberculosis isolates
    Scott J N McNabb
    Division of Tuberculosis Elimination, National Center for HIV, STD, and TB Prevention, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, GA 30333, USA
    Am J Epidemiol 160:589-97. 2004
  4. pmc National Tuberculosis Genotyping and Surveillance Network: design and methods
    Jack T Crawford
    Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, GA 30333, USA
    Emerg Infect Dis 8:1192-6. 2002
  5. pmc Molecular epidemiology of tuberculosis in a sentinel surveillance population
    Barbara A Ellis
    Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, GA 30333, USA
    Emerg Infect Dis 8:1197-209. 2002
  6. pmc Quality assessment of Mycobacterium tuberculosis genotyping in a large laboratory network
    Christopher R Braden
    Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, GA 30333, USA
    Emerg Infect Dis 8:1210-5. 2002
  7. ncbi request reprint DNA fingerprinting of Mycobacterium tuberculosis isolates from epidemiologically linked case pairs
    Diane E Bennett
    Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, GA 30333, USA
    Emerg Infect Dis 8:1224-9. 2002
  8. pmc DNA fngerprinting of Mycobacterium tuberculosis: lessons learned and implications for the future
    Scott J N McNabb
    Centers for Disesase Control and Prevention, Atlanta, GA 30333, USA
    Emerg Infect Dis 8:1314-9. 2002
  9. doi request reprint Emerging trends in foodborne diseases
    Christopher R Braden
    Division of Foodborne, Waterborne and Environmental Diseases, National Center for Emerging and Zoonotic Infectious Diseases, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Mailstop C 09, 1600 Clifton Road Northeast, Atlanta, GA 30333, USA Electronic address
    Infect Dis Clin North Am 27:517-33. 2013
  10. ncbi request reprint Multidrug-resistant Salmonella enterica serotype Typhimurium associated with pet rodents
    Stephen J Swanson
    Epidemic Intelligence Service Program, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, USA
    N Engl J Med 356:21-8. 2007

Detail Information

Publications23

  1. ncbi request reprint Salmonella enterica serotype Enteritidis and eggs: a national epidemic in the United States
    Christopher R Braden
    Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, Georgia 30333, USA
    Clin Infect Dis 43:512-7. 2006
    ..Since 1996, the incidence of SE infection in humans has decreased greatly, although many cases and outbreaks due to SE contaminated eggs continue to occur...
  2. doi request reprint Multistate outbreak of Salmonella Typhimurium and Saintpaul infections associated with unpasteurized orange juice--United States, 2005
    Seema Jain
    Enteric Diseases Epidemiology Branch, Division of Foodborne, Bacterial, and Mycotic Diseases, National Center for Zoonotic, Vectorborne, and Enteric Diseases, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, Georgia 30333, USA
    Clin Infect Dis 48:1065-71. 2009
    ..We investigated a nationwide outbreak of Salmonella infection to determine the magnitude of the outbreak and to identify risk factors for infection...
  3. ncbi request reprint Added epidemiologic value to tuberculosis prevention and control of the investigation of clustered genotypes of Mycobacterium tuberculosis isolates
    Scott J N McNabb
    Division of Tuberculosis Elimination, National Center for HIV, STD, and TB Prevention, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, GA 30333, USA
    Am J Epidemiol 160:589-97. 2004
    ..Cluster investigations will play a crucial role in predicting recent tuberculosis transmission more accurately, as we move toward tuberculosis elimination in the United States...
  4. pmc National Tuberculosis Genotyping and Surveillance Network: design and methods
    Jack T Crawford
    Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, GA 30333, USA
    Emerg Infect Dis 8:1192-6. 2002
    ..In two related databases, we compiled the results of routine contact investigations and the results of investigations of the relationships of patients who had isolates with matching genotypes. We describe the methods used in the study...
  5. pmc Molecular epidemiology of tuberculosis in a sentinel surveillance population
    Barbara A Ellis
    Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, GA 30333, USA
    Emerg Infect Dis 8:1197-209. 2002
    ..Molecular characterization of TB isolates permitted risk correlates for clusters and specific genotypes to be described and provided information regarding cluster dynamics over time...
  6. pmc Quality assessment of Mycobacterium tuberculosis genotyping in a large laboratory network
    Christopher R Braden
    Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, GA 30333, USA
    Emerg Infect Dis 8:1210-5. 2002
    ..We evaluated reasons for mismatching. We also evaluated the reproducibility of spoligotyping using a test panel of 13 isolates; a discrepancy of 1 in 91 results was noted...
  7. ncbi request reprint DNA fingerprinting of Mycobacterium tuberculosis isolates from epidemiologically linked case pairs
    Diane E Bennett
    Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, GA 30333, USA
    Emerg Infect Dis 8:1224-9. 2002
    ..Foreign-born persons with TB may have been infected previously in high-prevalence countries; screening and preventive measures recommended by the Institute of Medicine could prevent TB reactivation in these cases...
  8. pmc DNA fngerprinting of Mycobacterium tuberculosis: lessons learned and implications for the future
    Scott J N McNabb
    Centers for Disesase Control and Prevention, Atlanta, GA 30333, USA
    Emerg Infect Dis 8:1314-9. 2002
    ..Although challenges and limitations to the use of DNA fingerprinting exist, the widespread implementation of the technique into routine TB prevention and control practices appears scientifically justified...
  9. doi request reprint Emerging trends in foodborne diseases
    Christopher R Braden
    Division of Foodborne, Waterborne and Environmental Diseases, National Center for Emerging and Zoonotic Infectious Diseases, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Mailstop C 09, 1600 Clifton Road Northeast, Atlanta, GA 30333, USA Electronic address
    Infect Dis Clin North Am 27:517-33. 2013
    ..Infectious disease clinicians play a critical role in diagnosis and reporting because they may be the first to suspect a new problem and often link clinical and public health communities. ..
  10. ncbi request reprint Multidrug-resistant Salmonella enterica serotype Typhimurium associated with pet rodents
    Stephen J Swanson
    Epidemic Intelligence Service Program, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, USA
    N Engl J Med 356:21-8. 2007
    ..We conducted an investigation to determine whether human cases of salmonella could be linked to this rodent-borne strain...
  11. pmc Progress in global surveillance and response capacity 10 years after severe acute respiratory syndrome
    Christopher R Braden
    Division of Foodborne, Waterborne and Environmental Diseases, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, Georgia, USA
    Emerg Infect Dis 19:864-9. 2013
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  12. pmc Attribution of foodborne illnesses, hospitalizations, and deaths to food commodities by using outbreak data, United States, 1998-2008
    John A Painter
    Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, GA 30333, USA
    Emerg Infect Dis 19:407-15. 2013
    ..Methods to incorporate data from other sources are needed to improve attribution estimates for some commodities and agents...
  13. pmc National outbreak of Acanthamoeba keratitis associated with use of a contact lens solution, United States
    Jennifer R Verani
    Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, Georgia 30333, USA
    Emerg Infect Dis 15:1236-42. 2009
    ..Premarket standardized testing of contact lens solutions for activity against Acanthamoeba spp. is warranted...
  14. ncbi request reprint Lexicon, definitions, and conceptual framework for public health surveillance
    H Irene Hall
    National Center for HIV AIDS, Viral Hepatitis, STD, and TB Prevention, CDC, Atlanta, Georgia 30329 1902, USA
    MMWR Surveill Summ 61:10-4. 2012
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  15. pmc Implications of the introduction of cholera to Haiti
    Scott F Dowell
    Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, Georgia, USA
    Emerg Infect Dis 17:1299-300. 2011
    ..Piarroux et al. make good use of this information, along with their own careful field investigations, to trace the epidemic to its beginning and propose an explanation for its origins...
  16. pmc Outbreaks of Escherichia coli O157 infections at multiple county agricultural fairs: a hazard of mixing cattle, concession stands and children
    John A Crump
    Foodborne and Diarrheal Diseases Branch, Division of Bacterial and Mycotic Diseases, National Center for Infectious Diseases, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, GA 30333, USA
    Epidemiol Infect 131:1055-62. 2003
    ..Agricultural fair attendance is a risk factor for E. coli O157 infection in the United States and may contribute to the summer peak in incidence. Measures are needed to reduce transmission of enteric pathogens at agricultural fairs...
  17. 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...
  18. ncbi request reprint Botulism in 4 adults following cosmetic injections with an unlicensed, highly concentrated botulinum preparation
    Daniel S Chertow
    Epidemic Intelligence Service, Division of Foodborne, Bacterial and Mycotic Diseases, National Center for Zoonotic, Vectorborne and Enteric Diseases, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, GA, USA
    JAMA 296:2476-9. 2006
    ..On November 27, 2004, 4 suspected botulism case-patients with a link to cosmetic botulinum toxin injections were reported to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention...
  19. pmc A prospective, multicenter study of laboratory cross-contamination of Mycobacterium tuberculosis cultures
    Robert M Jasmer
    San Francisco General Hospital Medical Center and University of California, San Francisco, California 94110, USA
    Emerg Infect Dis 8:1260-3. 2002
    ..Laboratory cross-contamination accounted for 2% of the positive cultures. Cross-contamination should be a concern when an isolate matches the genotype of another sample processed during the same period...
  20. pmc Estimated costs of false laboratory diagnoses of tuberculosis in three patients
    Jill M Northrup
    Massachusetts Department of Public Health, Boston, Massachusetts, USA
    Emerg Infect Dis 8:1264-70. 2002
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  21. pmc Monitoring of stool microbiota in subjects with diarrhea indicates distortions in composition
    Volker Mai
    Department of Epidemiology and Preventive Medicine, University of Maryland School of Medicine, Rm 934 B MSTF, 10 S Pine St, Baltimore, MD 21201, USA
    J Clin Microbiol 44:4550-2. 2006
    ..Compared with healthy controls, the microbiota profiles in diarrhea cases more frequently exhibited decreased diversity and strong bands indicating the overgrowth of selected bacteria or bacterial groups...
  22. ncbi request reprint Listeriosis
    Christopher R Braden
    Pediatr Infect Dis J 22:745-6. 2003
  23. ncbi request reprint Clinical utility of multiple stool ova and parasite examinations in low-prevalence patient populations
    Jon P Furuno
    Clin Infect Dis 43:795-6. 2006