Joseph S Bresee

Summary

Affiliation: Centers for Disease Control and Prevention
Country: USA

Publications

  1. doi request reprint The etiology of severe acute gastroenteritis among adults visiting emergency departments in the United States
    Joseph S Bresee
    Division of Viral Diseases, National Center for Immunizations and Respiratory Diseases, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, GA 30333, USA
    J Infect Dis 205:1374-81. 2012
  2. ncbi request reprint Update on rotavirus vaccines
    Joseph S Bresee
    Respiratory and Enteric Virus Branch, Division of Viral and Rickettsial Diseases, National Center for Infectious Diseases, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, GA, USA
    Pediatr Infect Dis J 24:947-52. 2005
  3. ncbi request reprint Foodborne viral gastroenteritis: challenges and opportunities
    Joseph S Bresee
    Viral Gastroenteritis Section, Respiratory and Enteric Viruses Branch, National Center for Infectious Diseases, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, GA, 30333, USA
    Clin Infect Dis 35:748-53. 2002
  4. ncbi request reprint Rotavirus in Asia: the value of surveillance for informing decisions about the introduction of new vaccines
    Joseph S Bresee
    Viral Gastroenteritis Section, Respiratory and Enteric Virus Branch, National Center for Infectious Diseases, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, GA 30333, USA
    J Infect Dis 192:S1-5. 2005
  5. ncbi request reprint Rotavirus vaccines: targeting the developing world
    Roger I Glass
    Viral Gastroenteritis Section, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, GA 30333, USA
    J Infect Dis 192:S160-6. 2005
  6. ncbi request reprint Prevention and control of seasonal influenza with vaccines: recommendations of the Advisory Committee on Immunization Practices (ACIP), 2009
    Anthony E Fiore
    Influenza Division, National Center for Immunization and Respiratory Diseases, CDC, Atlanta, GA 30333, USA
    MMWR Recomm Rep 58:1-52. 2009
  7. ncbi request reprint Rotavirus vaccines: current prospects and future challenges
    Roger I Glass
    Viral Gastroenteritis Section, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, GA 30333, USA
    Lancet 368:323-32. 2006
  8. ncbi request reprint Cost-effectiveness and potential impact of rotavirus vaccination in the United States
    Marc Alain Widdowson
    Respiratory and Enteric Virus Branch, Mailstop A34, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, 1600 Clifton Rd NE, Atlanta, GA 30333, USA
    Pediatrics 119:684-97. 2007
  9. ncbi request reprint Hospitalizations associated with rotavirus gastroenteritis in the United States, 1993-2002
    Myrna D Charles
    Respiratory and Enteric Virus Branch, National Center for Infectious Diseases, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, GA 30333, USA
    Pediatr Infect Dis J 25:489-93. 2006
  10. ncbi request reprint Prevention and control of influenza with vaccines: recommendations of the Advisory Committee on Immunization Practices (ACIP), 2010
    Anthony E Fiore
    Influenza Division, National Center for Immunization and Respiratory Diseases, CDC, 1600 Clifton Road, N E, MS A 20, Atlanta, GA 30333, USA
    MMWR Recomm Rep 59:1-62. 2010

Detail Information

Publications67

  1. doi request reprint The etiology of severe acute gastroenteritis among adults visiting emergency departments in the United States
    Joseph S Bresee
    Division of Viral Diseases, National Center for Immunizations and Respiratory Diseases, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, GA 30333, USA
    J Infect Dis 205:1374-81. 2012
    ..Acute gastroenteritis (AGE) remains a common cause of clinic visits and hospitalizations in the United States, but the etiology is rarely determined...
  2. ncbi request reprint Update on rotavirus vaccines
    Joseph S Bresee
    Respiratory and Enteric Virus Branch, Division of Viral and Rickettsial Diseases, National Center for Infectious Diseases, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, GA, USA
    Pediatr Infect Dis J 24:947-52. 2005
    ..This update reviews the epidemiology of rotavirus infections, assesses past and current vaccines and presents ideas for implementation of vaccination programs in developed and developing countries...
  3. ncbi request reprint Foodborne viral gastroenteritis: challenges and opportunities
    Joseph S Bresee
    Viral Gastroenteritis Section, Respiratory and Enteric Viruses Branch, National Center for Infectious Diseases, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, GA, 30333, USA
    Clin Infect Dis 35:748-53. 2002
    ..Implementation of simple prevention measures, including correct food-handling practices, will continue to be a priority...
  4. ncbi request reprint Rotavirus in Asia: the value of surveillance for informing decisions about the introduction of new vaccines
    Joseph S Bresee
    Viral Gastroenteritis Section, Respiratory and Enteric Virus Branch, National Center for Infectious Diseases, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, GA 30333, USA
    J Infect Dis 192:S1-5. 2005
  5. ncbi request reprint Rotavirus vaccines: targeting the developing world
    Roger I Glass
    Viral Gastroenteritis Section, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, GA 30333, USA
    J Infect Dis 192:S160-6. 2005
    ....
  6. ncbi request reprint Prevention and control of seasonal influenza with vaccines: recommendations of the Advisory Committee on Immunization Practices (ACIP), 2009
    Anthony E Fiore
    Influenza Division, National Center for Immunization and Respiratory Diseases, CDC, Atlanta, GA 30333, USA
    MMWR Recomm Rep 58:1-52. 2009
    ..Vaccination and health-care providers should be alert to announcements of recommendation updates and should check the CDC influenza website periodically for additional information...
  7. ncbi request reprint Rotavirus vaccines: current prospects and future challenges
    Roger I Glass
    Viral Gastroenteritis Section, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, GA 30333, USA
    Lancet 368:323-32. 2006
    ....
  8. ncbi request reprint Cost-effectiveness and potential impact of rotavirus vaccination in the United States
    Marc Alain Widdowson
    Respiratory and Enteric Virus Branch, Mailstop A34, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, 1600 Clifton Rd NE, Atlanta, GA 30333, USA
    Pediatrics 119:684-97. 2007
    ..We assessed the health and economic impacts of a national rotavirus immunization program in the United States...
  9. ncbi request reprint Hospitalizations associated with rotavirus gastroenteritis in the United States, 1993-2002
    Myrna D Charles
    Respiratory and Enteric Virus Branch, National Center for Infectious Diseases, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, GA 30333, USA
    Pediatr Infect Dis J 25:489-93. 2006
    ..It is a common cause of morbidity and is associated with a high economic burden in developing countries. Prevention of hospitalizations is the primary target of rotavirus vaccines...
  10. ncbi request reprint Prevention and control of influenza with vaccines: recommendations of the Advisory Committee on Immunization Practices (ACIP), 2010
    Anthony E Fiore
    Influenza Division, National Center for Immunization and Respiratory Diseases, CDC, 1600 Clifton Road, N E, MS A 20, Atlanta, GA 30333, USA
    MMWR Recomm Rep 59:1-62. 2010
    ..Vaccination and health-care providers should be alert to announcements of recommendation updates and should check the CDC influenza website periodically for additional information...
  11. pmc Global illness and deaths caused by rotavirus disease in children
    Umesh D Parashar
    Viral Gastroenteritis Section, Division of Viral and Ricksettial Diseases, National Center for Infectious Diseases, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, 1600 Clifton Road NE, Mailstop G04, Atlanta, GA 30333, USA
    Emerg Infect Dis 9:565-72. 2003
    ..The tremendous incidence of rotavirus disease underscores the urgent need for interventions, such as vaccines, particularly to prevent childhood deaths in developing nations...
  12. ncbi request reprint Prevention and control of influenza: recommendations of the Advisory Committee on Immunization Practices (ACIP), 2008
    Anthony E Fiore
    Influenza Division, National Center for Immunization and Respiratory Diseases, CDC, Atlanta, GA 30333, USA
    MMWR Recomm Rep 57:1-60. 2008
    ..Vaccination and health-care providers should be alert to announcements of recommendation updates and should check the CDC influenza website periodically for additional information...
  13. ncbi request reprint Rotavirus disease and its prevention
    Marc Alain Widdowson
    Viral Gastroenteritis Section, Respiratory and Enteric Viruses Branch, National Center for Infectious Diseases, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, GA 30333, USA
    Curr Opin Gastroenterol 21:26-31. 2005
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  14. ncbi request reprint Intussusception after administration of the rhesus tetravalent rotavirus vaccine (Rotashield): the search for a pathogenic mechanism
    Maureen Lynch
    Division of Viral and Rickettsial Diseases, National Center for Infectious Diseases, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, Georgia, USA
    Pediatrics 117:e827-32. 2006
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  15. ncbi request reprint Rotavirus vaccination and intussusception: can we decrease temporally associated background cases of intussusception by restricting the vaccination schedule?
    Jennifer H Tai
    Viral Gastroenteritis Section, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, GA 30333, USA
    Pediatrics 118:e258-64. 2006
    ..Our objective for this study was to model and compare the number of temporally associated intussusception events that are expected by chance alone under 2 rotavirus vaccination strategies...
  16. ncbi request reprint Temporal and geographic trends of rotavirus activity in the United States, 1997-2004
    Reina M Turcios
    Respiratory and Enteric Viruses Branch, National Center for Infectious Diseases, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, Georgia 30333, USA
    Pediatr Infect Dis J 25:451-4. 2006
    ..NRVESS permits a gross assessment of RV geographic and temporal trends in the United States, but underscores the need for additional assessment mechanisms...
  17. doi request reprint Triple-reassortant swine influenza A (H1) in humans in the United States, 2005-2009
    Vivek Shinde
    Influenza Division, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, GA 30333, USA
    N Engl J Med 360:2616-25. 2009
    ..Triple-reassortant swine influenza A (H1) viruses--containing genes from avian, human, and swine influenza viruses--emerged and became enzootic among pig herds in North America during the late 1990s...
  18. pmc Enhanced surveillance of norovirus outbreaks of gastroenteritis in Georgia
    Marc Alain Widdowson
    National Center for Immunizations and Respiratory Disease, Influenza Division, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, GA 30333, USA
    Public Health Rep 126:251-8. 2011
    ..We conducted a prospective study in one state in which enhanced testing for noroviruses was performed to better understand the relative contribution of all gastroenteric pathogens...
  19. ncbi request reprint Diarrhea- and rotavirus-associated hospitalizations among children less than 5 years of age: United States, 1997 and 2000
    Mark A Malek
    Respiratory and Enteric Viruses Branch, National Center for Infectious Diseases, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, GA 30333, USA
    Pediatrics 117:1887-92. 2006
    ..Estimates of the burden of severe rotavirus disease, particularly hospitalizations, will help evaluate the potential benefits of a national rotavirus immunization program...
  20. pmc Norovirus and foodborne disease, United States, 1991-2000
    Marc Alain Widdowson
    Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, Georgia, USA
    Emerg Infect Dis 11:95-102. 2005
    ..More widespread use of molecular assays will permit better estimates of the role of NoV illness and help direct efforts to control foodborne illness...
  21. ncbi request reprint Outbreaks of acute gastroenteritis on cruise ships and on land: identification of a predominant circulating strain of norovirus--United States, 2002
    Marc Alain Widdowson
    Atlanta Research and Education Foundation and National Center for Infectious Diseases, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, Georgia 30333, USA
    J Infect Dis 190:27-36. 2004
    ..Control measures for outbreaks should address all routes of transmission. Better outbreak surveillance and collection of data on sequences will help to monitor norovirus strains and to identify common sources...
  22. ncbi request reprint Epidemiologic and molecular trends of "Norwalk-like viruses" associated with outbreaks of gastroenteritis in the United States
    Rebecca L Fankhauser
    Viral Gastroenteritis Section, Division of Viral and Rickettsial Diseases, National Center for Infectious Diseases, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, Georgia 30333, USA
    J Infect Dis 186:1-7. 2002
    ..Strain diversity was great: one potential new sequence cluster was implicated in multiple outbreaks, and strains belonging to a tentative new genogroup were identified...
  23. pmc Rotavirus and severe childhood diarrhea
    Umesh D Parashar
    Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, Georgia 30333, USA
    Emerg Infect Dis 12:304-6. 2006
    ..Application of this proportion to the recent World Health Organization estimates of diarrhea-related childhood deaths gave an estimated 611,000 (range 454,000-705,000) rotavirus-related deaths...
  24. doi request reprint Estimating influenza-associated deaths in the United States
    William W Thompson
    Influenza Division, National Center for Immunization and Respiratory Diseases, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, MS A32, 1600 Clifton Rd NE, Atlanta, GA 30333, USA
    Am J Public Health 99:S225-30. 2009
    ..We also believe that secondary bacterial infections will likely result in substantial morbidity and mortality during a future influenza pandemic, despite medical progress...
  25. ncbi request reprint Health care costs of diarrheal disease and estimates of the cost-effectiveness of rotavirus vaccination in Vietnam
    Thea K Fischer
    Division of Viral and Rickettsial Diseases and Epidemiology Intelligence Service, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, GA 30333, USA
    J Infect Dis 192:1720-6. 2005
    ..A country's decision to introduce these vaccines will depend on its rotavirus disease burden, on the cost of the vaccine, and on the results of an economic assessment of the cost and effectiveness of a rotavirus vaccination program...
  26. ncbi request reprint The future of rotavirus vaccines: a major setback leads to new opportunities
    Roger I Glass
    Viral Gastroenteritis Section, Respiratory and Enteric Viruses Branch, Division of Viral and Rickettsial Diseases, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, GA, USA
    Lancet 363:1547-50. 2004
  27. doi request reprint Infections with oseltamivir-resistant influenza A(H1N1) virus in the United States
    Nila J Dharan
    Epidemic Intelligence Service, Office of Workforce and Career Development Assigned to Influenza Division, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, 1600 Clifton Rd, MS A 32, Atlanta, GA 30333, USA
    JAMA 301:1034-41. 2009
    ..Early surveillance data suggest that the prevalence of oseltamivir resistance among A(H1N1) viruses will most likely be higher during the 2008-2009 season...
  28. ncbi request reprint A waterborne outbreak of Norwalk-like virus among snowmobilers-Wyoming, 2001
    Alicia D Anderson
    Viral Gastroenteritis Section, Respiratory and Enteric Viruses Branch, Division of Viral and Rickettsial Diseases, Epidemiology Program Office, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, Georgia 30333, USA
    J Infect Dis 187:303-6. 2003
    ..This multistrain NLV outbreak investigation illustrates the importance of NLV as a cause of waterborne illness and should encourage monitoring for NLVs in drinking water...
  29. ncbi request reprint Prevention and control of influenza. Recommendations of the Advisory Committee on Immunization Practices (ACIP), 2007
    Anthony E Fiore
    Influenza Division, National Center for Immunization and Respiratory Diseases, CDC, Atlanta, GA 30333, USA
    MMWR Recomm Rep 56:1-54. 2007
    ..Immunization providers should be alert to announcements of recommendation updates and should check the CDC influenza website periodically for additional information...
  30. doi request reprint The epidemiology of rotavirus diarrhea in countries in the Eastern Mediterranean Region
    Mark A Malek
    Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, Georgia 30333, USA
    J Infect Dis 202:S12-22. 2010
    ..Safe, effective rotavirus vaccines will be available soon, and accurate disease burden data will be needed to assess the burden of rotavirus and the value of new vaccines and monitor vaccine program impact...
  31. pmc Outbreak of antiviral drug-resistant influenza a in long-term care facility, Illinois, USA, 2008
    Nila J Dharan
    Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, Georgia 30333, USA
    Emerg Infect Dis 15:1973-6. 2009
    ..Initial outbreak response included treatment and prophylaxis with oseltamivir. The outbreak abated, likely because of infection control measures...
  32. ncbi request reprint Prevention and Control of Influenza: recommendations of the Advisory Committee on Immunization Practices (ACIP)
    Nicole M Smith
    Influenza Division, National Center for Immunization and Respiratory Diseases, Atlanta, GA 30333, USA
    MMWR Recomm Rep 55:1-42. 2006
    ..A link to this report and other information can be accessed at http://www.cdc.gov/flu...
  33. ncbi request reprint The epidemiology of rotavirus diarrhea in Latin America. Anticipating rotavirus vaccines
    Erin M Kane
    Viral Gastroenteritis Section, National Center for Infectious Diseases, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, Georgia 30333, USA
    Rev Panam Salud Publica 16:371-7. 2004
    ..To assess the disease burden and characterize the epidemiology of rotavirus diarrhea in Latin America...
  34. pmc Pandemic influenza and pregnant women
    Sonja A Rasmussen
    National Center of Birth Defects and Developmental Disabilities, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, 1600 Clifton Road, Atlanta, GA 30333, USA
    Emerg Infect Dis 14:95-100. 2008
    ..Finally, healthcare facilities need to develop plans to minimize exposure of pregnant women to ill persons, while ensuring that women receive necessary care...
  35. ncbi request reprint Antiviral agents for the treatment and chemoprophylaxis of influenza --- recommendations of the Advisory Committee on Immunization Practices (ACIP)
    Anthony E Fiore
    Influenza Division, National Center for Immunization and Respiratory Diseases, CDC, 1600 Clifton Road, N E, MS A 20, Atlanta, GA 30333, USA
    MMWR Recomm Rep 60:1-24. 2011
    ..Prevention and control of influenza with vaccines: recommendations of the Advisory Committee on Immunization Practices [ACIP], 2010. MMWR 2010;59[No. RR-8])...
  36. pmc Oseltamivir prescribing in pharmacy-benefits database, United States, 2004-2005
    Justin R Ortiz
    Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, GA, USA
    Emerg Infect Dis 14:1280-3. 2008
    ..We calculated rates of oseltamivir prescriptions to enrollees. Prescription rates increased significantly from 27.3/100,000 in 2004 to 134/100,000 in 2005 (p<0.05), which suggested that personal stockpiling of oseltamivir occurred...
  37. ncbi request reprint Serotype diversity and reassortment between human and animal rotavirus strains: implications for rotavirus vaccine programs
    Jon R Gentsch
    Respiratory and Enteric Viruses Branch, Division of Viral and Rickettsial Diseases, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, GA 30333, USA
    J Infect Dis 192:S146-59. 2005
    ..The enormous diversity and capacity of human rotaviruses for change suggest that rotavirus vaccines must provide good heterotypic protection to be optimally effective...
  38. ncbi request reprint Rotavirus vaccines and the prevention of hospital-acquired diarrhea in children
    Thea K Fischer
    Epidemic Intelligence Service, Epidemiology Program Office, USA
    Vaccine 22:S49-54. 2004
    ..Development of safe and effective rotavirus vaccines will protect children worldwide against the severe consequences of rotavirus infections including prolonged hospitalizations for nosocomially acquired infections...
  39. ncbi request reprint Substantial variability in community respiratory syncytial virus season timing
    James A Mullins
    Repiratory and Enteric Viruses Branch, Division of Viral and Rickettsial Diseases, National Center for Infectious Diseases, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, GA, USA
    Pediatr Infect Dis J 22:857-62. 2003
    ..The objective of this study was to determine whether current national RSV surveillance data could be used to define the timing of seasonal outbreaks..
  40. ncbi request reprint Respiratory syncytial virus hospitalizations among American Indian and Alaska Native infants and the general United States infant population
    Robert C Holman
    Office of the Director, Division of Viral and Rickettsial Diseases, National Center for Infectious Diseases, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, MS A 39, Atlanta, GA 30333, USA
    Pediatrics 114:e437-44. 2004
    ..To determine the burden of respiratory syncytial virus (RSV) disease among American Indian (AI) and Alaska Native (AN) infants, by examining RSV-associated hospitalizations...
  41. doi request reprint Human infections with influenza A(H3N2) variant virus in the United States, 2011-2012
    Scott Epperson
    Influenza Division, National Center for Immunization and Respiratory Diseases, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, 1600 Clifton Rd NE, Atlanta, GA 30333, USA
    Clin Infect Dis 57:S4-S11. 2013
    ..With minimal preexisting immunity in children and the limited cross-protective effect from seasonal influenza vaccine, the majority of children are susceptible to infection with this novel influenza virus...
  42. doi request reprint Estimates of the number of human infections with influenza A(H3N2) variant virus, United States, August 2011-April 2012
    Matthew Biggerstaff
    Epidemiology and Prevention Branch, Influenza Division, National Center for Immunization and Respiratory Diseases, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, 1600 Clifton Rd NE, Atlanta, GA 30333, USA
    Clin Infect Dis 57:S12-5. 2013
    ....
  43. ncbi request reprint Amyotrophic lateral sclerosis mortality in the United States, 1979-2001
    James J Sejvar
    Division of Viral and Rickettsial Diseases, National Center for Infectious Diseases, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, GA 30333, USA
    Neuroepidemiology 25:144-52. 2005
    ..This study provides information for further studies to examine the epidemiology and risk factors associated with ALS...
  44. doi request reprint Estimates of US influenza-associated deaths made using four different methods
    William W Thompson
    Influenza Division, National Center for Immunization and Respiratory Diseases, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, GA 30333, USA
    Influenza Other Respi Viruses 3:37-49. 2009
    ..A wide range of methods have been used for estimating influenza-associated deaths in temperate countries. Direct comparisons of estimates produced by using different models with US mortality data have not been published...
  45. pmc What we are watching-five top global infectious disease threats, 2012: a perspective from CDC's Global Disease Detection Operations Center
    Kira A Christian
    Division of Global Disease Detection and Emergency Response, Center for Global Health, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, GA, USA
    Emerg Health Threats J 6:20632. 2013
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  46. ncbi request reprint A national survey of the Infectious Diseases Society of America Emerging Infections Network concerning neuraminidase inhibitor prescription practices and pandemic influenza preparations
    Justin R Ortiz
    Epidemic Intelligence Service, Office of Workforce and Career Development, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, Georgia, USA
    Clin Infect Dis 43:494-7. 2006
    ....
  47. pmc Pandemic lessons from Iceland
    Scott F Dowell
    Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, 1600 Clifton Road NE, Atlanta, GA 30333, USA
    Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A 105:1109-10. 2008
  48. ncbi request reprint Implementing rotavirus vaccination in Asia
    Mathuram Santosham
    Department of International Health, Johns Hopkins University Bloomberg School of Public Health, 615 N Wolfe Street, E8132, 621 N Washington Street, Baltimore, MD 21205, USA
    Vaccine 25:7711-6. 2007
    ..Rotavirus vaccines have the potential to substantially reduce morbidity and mortality from rotavirus disease and impact children's health in Asia...
  49. ncbi request reprint Hospital-based study of the economic burden associated with rotavirus diarrhea in Hong Kong
    E Anthony S Nelson
    Department of Paediatrics, The Chinese University of Hong Kong, Hong Kong Special Administrative Region
    J Infect Dis 192:S64-70. 2005
    ..Rotavirus infection is the most common cause of severe diarrhea in both developed and developing countries...
  50. ncbi request reprint Detection and characterisation of human astroviruses in children with acute gastroenteritis in Blantyre, Malawi
    Nigel A Cunliffe
    Wellcome Trust Research Laboratories, Universities of Malawi and Liverpool, College of Medicine, Blantyre, Malawi
    J Med Virol 67:563-6. 2002
    ..Although astroviruses are not major causes of gastroenteritis among children admitted to hospital in Blantyre, concomitant HIV infection appears to be a risk factor for increased severity of disease...
  51. ncbi request reprint Rotavirus vaccines: development, current issues and future prospects
    Nigel A Cunliffe
    Department of Medical Microbiology and Genito Urinary Medicine, University of Liverpool, Duncan Building, Daulby Street, Liverpool L69 3GA, UK
    J Infect 45:1-9. 2002
    ..However, issues relating to vaccine safety, efficacy, and cost, remain to be overcome before widespread introduction of rotavirus vaccines can be anticipated...
  52. pmc The global burden of diarrhoeal disease in children
    Umesh D Parashar
    Bull World Health Organ 81:236. 2003
  53. ncbi request reprint Safety, immunogenicity and efficacy in healthy infants of G1 and G2 human reassortant rotavirus vaccine in a new stabilizer/buffer liquid formulation
    H Fred Clark
    University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine, Philadelphia, USA
    Pediatr Infect Dis J 22:914-20. 2003
    ..A refrigerator-stable rotavirus (RV) vaccine that withstands gastric acid is anticipated to permit more widespread use of RV vaccine...
  54. ncbi request reprint Managing acute gastroenteritis among children: oral rehydration, maintenance, and nutritional therapy
    Caleb K King
    University of North Carolina Chapel Hill, North Carolina, USA
    MMWR Recomm Rep 52:1-16. 2003
    ..In the United States, adoption of these updated recommendations could substantially reduce medical costs and childhood hospitalizations and deaths caused by diarrhea...
  55. ncbi request reprint Rhesus rotavirus vaccine effectiveness and factors associated with receipt of vaccine
    Mary Allen Staat
    Cincinnati Children s Hospital Medical Center, Division of Infectious Diseases, University of Cincinnati College of Medicine, Cincinnati, OH 45229, USA
    Pediatr Infect Dis J 25:1013-8. 2006
    ..The objective of this study was to determine the effectiveness of the RotaShield vaccine against rotavirus gastroenteritis requiring hospitalization and to evaluate factors associated with vaccine receipt...
  56. ncbi request reprint Outbreak of rotavirus gastroenteritis with high mortality, Nicaragua, 2005
    Juan Jose Amador
    Ministerio de Salud, Managua, Nicaragua
    Rev Panam Salud Publica 23:277-84. 2008
    ..We questioned whether a vaccine might have prevented these illnesses and deaths, sought to identify risk factors for death, and developed a clinical profile of children hospitalized with diarrhea...
  57. ncbi request reprint A case-control study to determine risk factors for hospitalization for rotavirus gastroenteritis in U.S. children
    Penelope H Dennehy
    Hasbro Children s Hospital and Brown Medical School, Department of Pediatrics, Division of Infectious Diseases, Providence, RI 02903
    Pediatr Infect Dis J 25:1123-31. 2006
    ....
  58. ncbi request reprint Estimates of rotavirus disease burden in Hong Kong: hospital-based surveillance
    E Anthony S Nelson
    Department of Paediatrics, The Chinese University of Hong Kong, Hong Kong Special Administrative Region
    J Infect Dis 192:S71-9. 2005
    ..It has been estimated that HA hospitals provide 90% of inpatient care in Hong Kong...
  59. ncbi request reprint Rotavirus in El Salvador: an outbreak, surveillance and estimates of disease burden, 2000-2002
    Julio A Armero Guardado
    Ministerio de Salud Publica y Asistencia Social, San Salvador, El Salvador
    Pediatr Infect Dis J 23:S156-60. 2004
    ..The outbreak was eventually linked to rotavirus, control measures were redirected to improving treatment with oral rehydration and surveillance was initiated to characterize the etiologic agents of gastroenteritis...
  60. pmc Epidemic infectious gastrointestinal illness aboard U.S. Navy ships deployed to the Middle East during peacetime operations--2000-2001
    Mark S Riddle
    Department of Preventive Medicine and Biometrics, Uniformed Services University of the Health Sciences, Bethesda, MD, USA
    BMC Gastroenterol 6:9. 2006
    ..Infectious gastrointestinal illness (IGI) outbreaks have been reported in U.S. Navy ships and could potentially have an adverse mission impact. Studies to date have been anecdotal...
  61. ncbi request reprint Epidemiological profile of rotavirus infection in the Republic of Korea: results from prospective surveillance in the Jeongeub District, 1 July 2002 through 30 June 2004
    Jung S Kim
    Department of Pediatrics, Chonbuk National University Medical School, Jeonju, Republic of Korea
    J Infect Dis 192:S49-56. 2005
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  62. ncbi request reprint Sentinel hospital surveillance for rotavirus diarrhea in the People's Republic of China, August 2001-July 2003
    Zhao Yin Fang
    Viral Gastroenteritis Division, National Institute for Viral Disease Control and Prevention, Chinese Center for Disease Control and Prevention, Beijing, People s Republic of China
    J Infect Dis 192:S94-9. 2005
    ....
  63. ncbi request reprint Epidemiology and burden of rotavirus diarrhea in Thailand: results of sentinel surveillance
    Chuleeporn Jiraphongsa
    Bureau of Epidemiology, Ministry of Public Health, Nonthaburi, Thailand
    J Infect Dis 192:S87-93. 2005
    ..Community surveillance showed the proportion of cases of rotavirus diarrhea in the community to be much lower than that in the hospitalized population (12.2% vs. 43.0%)...
  64. ncbi request reprint How a human pandemic could start
    Scott F Dowell
    Centers for Disease Control and Prevention in Atlanta, USA
    Harv Bus Rev 84:22. 2006
  65. ncbi request reprint Burden of diarrhea among children in Honduras, 2000-2004: estimates of the role of rotavirus
    José Orlando Solórzano Girón
    Secretaria de Salud, Tegucigalpa, Honduras
    Rev Panam Salud Publica 20:377-84. 2006
    ..To estimate the annual burden of diarrhea and of diarrhea that is associated with rotavirus (RV) in children who are treated at public clinics and hospitals in Honduras...
  66. ncbi request reprint The expanding diversity of rotaviruses
    Nigel A Cunliffe
    Department of Medical Microbiology and Genito Urinary Medicine, University of Liverpool, Liverpool L69 3GA, UK
    Lancet 359:640-2. 2002
  67. pmc Cluster of SARS among medical students exposed to single patient, Hong Kong
    Tze Wai Wong
    Departmentof Community and Family Medicine, The Chinese University of Hong Kong, School of Public Health, Prince of Wales Hospital, Hong Kong Special Administrative Region, People s Republic of China
    Emerg Infect Dis 10:269-76. 2004
    ..Proximity to the index case-patient was associated with transmission, which is consistent with droplet spread. Transmission through fomites or small aerosols cannot be ruled out...