John T Brooks

Summary

Affiliation: Centers for Disease Control and Prevention
Country: USA

Publications

  1. pmc HIV infection and older Americans: the public health perspective
    John T Brooks
    Centers for Disease Control and Prevention CDC, Atlanta, GA 30333, USA
    Am J Public Health 102:1516-26. 2012
  2. ncbi request reprint Salmonella Typhimurium infections transmitted by chlorine-pretreated clover sprout seeds
    J T Brooks
    Epidemic Intelligence Service, Division of Applied Public Health Training, Epidemiology Program Office, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, GA 30333, USA
    Am J Epidemiol 154:1020-8. 2001
  3. ncbi request reprint Epidemiology of sporadic bloody diarrhea in rural Western Kenya
    John T Brooks
    Foodborne and Diarrheal Diseases Branch, and Biostatistics and Information Management Branch, National Center for Infectious Diseases, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, Georgia 30333, USA
    Am J Trop Med Hyg 68:671-7. 2003
  4. doi request reprint An outbreak of Salmonella serotype Typhimurium infections with an unusually long incubation period
    John T Brooks
    Foodborne and Diarrheal Diseases Branch, Division of Bacterial and Mycotic Diseases, National Center for Infectious Diseases, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, Georgia 30333, USA
    Foodborne Pathog Dis 9:245-8. 2012
  5. ncbi request reprint Discontinuation of primary prophylaxis against Mycobacterium avium complex infection in HIV-infected persons receiving antiretroviral therapy: observations from a large national cohort in the United States, 1992-2002
    John T Brooks
    Epidemiology Branch, Division of HIV AIDS Prevention, National Center for HIV, STD, and TB Prevention, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, Georgia 30333, USA
    Clin Infect Dis 41:549-53. 2005
  6. ncbi request reprint Non-O157 Shiga toxin-producing Escherichia coli infections in the United States, 1983-2002
    John T Brooks
    Foodborne and Diarrheal Diseases Branch, Division of Bacterial and Mycotic Diseases, National Center for Infectious Diseases, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, Georgia 30333, USA
    J Infect Dis 192:1422-9. 2005
  7. ncbi request reprint Molecular analysis of HIV strains from a cluster of worker infections in the adult film industry, Los Angeles 2004
    John T Brooks
    Epidemiology Branch, Division of HIV AIDS Prevention, National Center for HIV, STD and TB Prevention, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, GA 30333, USA
    AIDS 20:923-8. 2006
  8. pmc Retention in an antiretroviral therapy programme during an era of decreasing drug cost in Limbe, Cameroon
    Jembia J Mosoko
    Division of Global HIV AIDS, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Mutengene, Cameroon
    J Int AIDS Soc 14:32. 2011
  9. pmc CD4 count at presentation for HIV care in the United States and Canada: are those over 50 years more likely to have a delayed presentation?
    Keri N Althoff
    Department of Epidemiology, Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health, 615 N Wolfe St, Baltimore, MD, 21205, USA
    AIDS Res Ther 7:45. 2010
  10. doi request reprint Liver enzymes improve over twenty-four months of first-line non-nucleoside reverse transcriptase inhibitor-based therapy in rural Uganda
    Paul J Weidle
    Division of HIV AIDS Prevention, National Center for HIV, Viral Hepatitis, STD, and TB Prevention, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, Georgia 30333, USA
    AIDS Patient Care STDS 22:787-95. 2008

Detail Information

Publications63

  1. pmc HIV infection and older Americans: the public health perspective
    John T Brooks
    Centers for Disease Control and Prevention CDC, Atlanta, GA 30333, USA
    Am J Public Health 102:1516-26. 2012
    ....
  2. ncbi request reprint Salmonella Typhimurium infections transmitted by chlorine-pretreated clover sprout seeds
    J T Brooks
    Epidemic Intelligence Service, Division of Applied Public Health Training, Epidemiology Program Office, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, GA 30333, USA
    Am J Epidemiol 154:1020-8. 2001
    ..Until safer production methods are developed, persons eating raw sprouts continue to risk developing potentially serious gastrointestinal illness...
  3. ncbi request reprint Epidemiology of sporadic bloody diarrhea in rural Western Kenya
    John T Brooks
    Foodborne and Diarrheal Diseases Branch, and Biostatistics and Information Management Branch, National Center for Infectious Diseases, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, Georgia 30333, USA
    Am J Trop Med Hyg 68:671-7. 2003
    ..Washing hands after defecating was protective. Providing safe drinking water and more latrines, and promoting hand washing could reduce the burden of illness from bloody diarrhea while limiting injudicious antimicrobial use...
  4. doi request reprint An outbreak of Salmonella serotype Typhimurium infections with an unusually long incubation period
    John T Brooks
    Foodborne and Diarrheal Diseases Branch, Division of Bacterial and Mycotic Diseases, National Center for Infectious Diseases, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, Georgia 30333, USA
    Foodborne Pathog Dis 9:245-8. 2012
    ....
  5. ncbi request reprint Discontinuation of primary prophylaxis against Mycobacterium avium complex infection in HIV-infected persons receiving antiretroviral therapy: observations from a large national cohort in the United States, 1992-2002
    John T Brooks
    Epidemiology Branch, Division of HIV AIDS Prevention, National Center for HIV, STD, and TB Prevention, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, Georgia 30333, USA
    Clin Infect Dis 41:549-53. 2005
    ..7% (in 1996) to 84.9% (in 2002). The discontinuation of primary prophylaxis was not associated with an increased risk of disseminated MAC infection...
  6. ncbi request reprint Non-O157 Shiga toxin-producing Escherichia coli infections in the United States, 1983-2002
    John T Brooks
    Foodborne and Diarrheal Diseases Branch, Division of Bacterial and Mycotic Diseases, National Center for Infectious Diseases, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, Georgia 30333, USA
    J Infect Dis 192:1422-9. 2005
    ..Non-O157 STEC contribute to this burden of illness but have been underrecognized as a result of diagnostic limitations and inadequate surveillance...
  7. ncbi request reprint Molecular analysis of HIV strains from a cluster of worker infections in the adult film industry, Los Angeles 2004
    John T Brooks
    Epidemiology Branch, Division of HIV AIDS Prevention, National Center for HIV, STD and TB Prevention, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, GA 30333, USA
    AIDS 20:923-8. 2006
    ..As part of the investigation of this infection cluster, we evaluated whether viral strains collected from infected individuals were significantly related...
  8. pmc Retention in an antiretroviral therapy programme during an era of decreasing drug cost in Limbe, Cameroon
    Jembia J Mosoko
    Division of Global HIV AIDS, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Mutengene, Cameroon
    J Int AIDS Soc 14:32. 2011
    ....
  9. pmc CD4 count at presentation for HIV care in the United States and Canada: are those over 50 years more likely to have a delayed presentation?
    Keri N Althoff
    Department of Epidemiology, Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health, 615 N Wolfe St, Baltimore, MD, 21205, USA
    AIDS Res Ther 7:45. 2010
    ..10%, respectively). Due to the increasing proportion, consistently lower CD4 counts, and more advanced HIV disease in adults ≥50-year-old at first presentation for HIV care, renewed HIV testing efforts are needed...
  10. doi request reprint Liver enzymes improve over twenty-four months of first-line non-nucleoside reverse transcriptase inhibitor-based therapy in rural Uganda
    Paul J Weidle
    Division of HIV AIDS Prevention, National Center for HIV, Viral Hepatitis, STD, and TB Prevention, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, Georgia 30333, USA
    AIDS Patient Care STDS 22:787-95. 2008
    ..The prevalence of hepatic transaminase elevations decreased during non-nucleoside reverse transcriptase inhibitor (NNRTI)-based antiretroviral therapy in this cohort of HIV-infected persons in rural Uganda...
  11. doi request reprint Hematologic changes associated with Zidovudine following single-drug substitution from stavudine in a home-based AIDS care program in rural Uganda
    Fatu Forna
    Global AIDS Program, National Center for HIV, Hepatitis, STD, and TB Prevention NCHHSTP, CDC, Atlanta, Georgia, USA
    J Int Assoc Physicians AIDS Care (Chic) 8:128-38. 2009
    ..The authors evaluated hematologic changes associated with zidovudine (ZDV) following single-drug substitution from stavudine (D4T) in HIV-infected persons in Uganda...
  12. doi request reprint Disparities in prevalence of key chronic diseases by gender and race/ethnicity among antiretroviral-treated HIV-infected adults in the US
    Kate Buchacz
    Divisions of HIV AIDS Prevention, National Center for HIV, Hepatitis, STD, and TB Prevention, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, GA, USA
    Antivir Ther 18:65-75. 2013
    ....
  13. doi request reprint Routine brief risk-reduction counseling with biannual STD testing reduces STD incidence among HIV-infected men who have sex with men in care
    Pragna Patel
    Division of HIV AIDS Prevention, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, GA 30333, USA
    Sex Transm Dis 39:470-4. 2012
    ..We evaluated whether routine biannual sexually transmitted disease (STD) testing coupled with brief risk-reduction counseling reduces STD incidence and high-risk behaviors...
  14. ncbi request reprint Changes in lipid profile over 24 months among adults on first-line highly active antiretroviral therapy in the home-based AIDS care program in rural Uganda
    Kate Buchacz
    Division of HIV AIDS Prevention, National Center for HIV, Viral Hepatitis, STD, and TB Prevention, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, GA 30333, USA
    J Acquir Immune Defic Syndr 47:304-11. 2008
    ..The effects of HAART on lipid metabolism among sub-Saharan Africans, for whom access to antiretroviral therapy is expanding, remain largely unknown...
  15. doi request reprint Rates and correlates of influenza vaccination among HIV-infected adults in the HIV Outpatient Study (HOPS), USA, 1999-2008
    Marcus D Durham
    Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, 1600 Clifton Road, Atlanta, GA 30333, USA
    Prev Med 53:89-94. 2011
    ..We sought to describe rates of vaccination among HIV-infected adults in care and identify factors associated with vaccination...
  16. doi request reprint Changes in the use of HIV antiretroviral resistance testing in a large cohort of U.S. patients, 1999 to 2006
    Kate Buchacz
    Divisions of HIV AIDS Prevention, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, GA 30333, USA
    J Acquir Immune Defic Syndr 53:625-32. 2010
    ....
  17. doi request reprint AIDS-defining opportunistic illnesses in US patients, 1994-2007: a cohort study
    Kate Buchacz
    Divisions of HIV AIDS Prevention, National Center for HIV, Hepatitis, STD, and TB Prevention, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, Georgia 30333, USA
    AIDS 24:1549-59. 2010
    ..To assess the incidence and spectrum of AIDS-defining opportunistic illnesses in the highly active antiretroviral therapy (cART) era...
  18. doi request reprint Prevalence of chronic hepatitis B virus infection among patients in the HIV Outpatient Study, 1996-2007
    P R Spradling
    Division of Viral Hepatitis, National Center for HIV, Hepatitis, STD, and TB Prevention, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, GA, USA
    J Viral Hepat 17:879-86. 2010
    ....
  19. doi request reprint Factors associated with non-adherence to antiretroviral therapy in the SUN study
    Melanie Kyser
    National Center for HIV AIDS, Viral Hepatitis, TB, and STD Prevention, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Division of HIV AIDS Prevention, Atlanta, GA, USA
    AIDS Care 23:601-11. 2011
    ..Understanding factors associated with poor adherence is essential to improve patient compliance, maximize virologic suppression, and reduce morbidity and mortality...
  20. doi request reprint Antiretroviral therapy improves renal function among HIV-infected Ugandans
    Philip J Peters
    Division of HIV AIDS Prevention, National Center for HIV, Viral Hepatitis, STD, and TB Prevention, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, Georgia, USA
    Kidney Int 74:925-9. 2008
    ..Our study shows that renal dysfunction was common with advanced HIV disease in Uganda but this improved following 2 years of HAART...
  21. doi request reprint Rates of hospitalizations and associated diagnoses in a large multisite cohort of HIV patients in the United States, 1994-2005
    Kate Buchacz
    Division of HIV AIDS Prevention, National Center for HIV, STD, and TB Prevention, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, Georgia 30333, USA
    AIDS 22:1345-54. 2008
    ..To assess temporal trends in the rates of hospitalizations and associated diagnoses among HIV-infected patients before and during the era of highly active antiretroviral therapy...
  22. ncbi request reprint Surveillance for bacterial diarrhea and antimicrobial resistance in rural western Kenya, 1997-2003
    John T Brooks
    Foodborne and Diarrheal Diseases Branch, Division of Bacterial and Mycotic Diseases, National Center for Infectious Diseases, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, Georgia, USA
    Clin Infect Dis 43:393-401. 2006
    ..We examined the bacterial causes of diarrhea and monitored antimicrobial susceptibilities of isolates through clinic-based surveillance in a rural Kenyan community...
  23. doi request reprint Effect of abacavir on acute changes in biomarkers associated with cardiovascular dysfunction
    Pragna Patel
    Division of HIV AIDS Prevention, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, GA, USA
    Antivir Ther 17:755-61. 2012
    ..This study examined the effect of abacavir on acute changes in biomarkers associated with cardiovascular dysfunction...
  24. doi request reprint Prevalence and risk factors associated with herpes simplex virus-2 infection in a contemporary cohort of HIV-infected persons in the United States
    Pragna Patel
    Division of HIV AIDS Prevention, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, GA 30333, USA
    Sex Transm Dis 39:154-60. 2012
    ..We compared the herpes simplex virus type 2 (HSV-2) seroprevalence in a contemporary HIV cohort with the general US population and determined risk factors for HSV-2 infection among HIV-infected persons...
  25. ncbi request reprint Clinical toxicity of highly active antiretroviral therapy in a home-based AIDS care program in rural Uganda
    Fatu Forna
    Epidemic Intelligence Service, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, GA 30333, USA
    J Acquir Immune Defic Syndr 44:456-62. 2007
    ..We evaluated clinical toxicity in HIV-infected persons receiving antiretroviral therapy (ART) in Uganda...
  26. doi request reprint The study to understand the natural history of HIV and AIDS in the era of effective therapy (SUN Study)
    Claudia Vellozzi
    Division of HIV AIDS Prevention, National Center for HIV AIDS, Viral Hepatitis, STD, and TB Prevention, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, GA, USA
    Am J Epidemiol 169:642-52. 2009
    ..The SUN Study provides a wealth of data that will inform and improve the clinical management of HIV-infected individuals in the modern era...
  27. ncbi request reprint Does cotrimoxazole prophylaxis for the prevention of HIV-associated opportunistic infections select for resistant pathogens in Kenyan adults?
    Mary J Hamel
    Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, Georgia, USA
    Am J Trop Med Hyg 79:320-30. 2008
    ..005). Daily cotrimoxazole prevented malaria and reduced incidence of antifolate-resistant P. falciparum but contributed to increased pneumococcus and commensal Escherichia coli resistance...
  28. doi request reprint Treatment of hepatitis C virus (HCV) infection in patients coinfected with HIV in the HIV Outpatient Study (HOPS), 1999-2007
    C Vellozzi
    Division of HIV AIDS Prevention, National Center for HIV, STD and TB Prevention, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, GA 30333, USA
    J Viral Hepat 18:316-24. 2011
    ..Treatment of HCV infection in patients coinfected with HCV/HIV should be considered a priority, given the increased risk of accelerated end-stage liver disease...
  29. pmc HIV-1 RNA rectal shedding is reduced in men with low plasma HIV-1 RNA viral loads and is not enhanced by sexually transmitted bacterial infections of the rectum
    Colleen F Kelley
    Division of HIV AIDS Prevention, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, Georgia, USA
    J Infect Dis 204:761-7. 2011
    ..Among human immunodeficiency virus (HIV)-infected men who have sex with men (MSM) taking combination antiretroviral therapy (cART), the impact of rectal sexually transmitted infections (STIs) on rectal HIV-1 shedding is unknown...
  30. ncbi request reprint Effect of hepatitis C infection on progression of HIV disease and early response to initial antiretroviral therapy
    Patrick S Sullivan
    Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, National Center for HIV, STD, and TB Prevention, Division of HIV AIDS Prevention, Surveillance and Epidemiology, 1600 Clifton Road NE, Atlanta, GA 30333, USA
    AIDS 20:1171-9. 2006
    ..To describe the effect of hepatitis C virus (HCV) on the progression of HIV disease and on early changes in the CD4 cell count and HIV viral load after HAART initiation...
  31. ncbi request reprint Reasons for lack of appropriate receipt of primary Pneumocystis jiroveci pneumonia prophylaxis among HIV-infected persons receiving treatment in the United States: 1994-2003
    Eyasu H Teshale
    Division of HIV AIDS Prevention, National Center for HIV, Sexually Transmitted Disease, and Tuberculosis Prevention, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, GA 30333, USA
    Clin Infect Dis 44:879-83. 2007
  32. doi request reprint Differences and changes in human papillomavirus type 16 variant status in human immunodeficiency virus-positive adults are not uncommon
    Martin Steinau
    Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, National Center for Zoonotic, Vector Borne and Enteric Diseases, Chronic Viral Diseases Branch Atlanta, GA 30333, USA
    J Gen Virol 91:2068-72. 2010
    ..6%) instances (seven anal and two cervical) from eight different participants. Changes in HPV-16 variants in HIV-infected adults were seen most frequently when different anatomical sites were sampled, but were also observed over time...
  33. doi request reprint Trends in hepatitis C virus infection among patients in the HIV Outpatient Study, 1996-2007
    Philip R Spradling
    Division of Viral Hepatitis, National Center for HIV, Hepatitis, STD, and TB Prevention, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Mailstop G37, 1600 Clifton Road, NE, Atlanta, GA 30333, USA
    J Acquir Immune Defic Syndr 53:388-96. 2010
    ..We assessed HCV infection screening practices and determined trends in the prevalence of HCV infection in the HIV Outpatient Study (HOPS) from 1996 to 2007...
  34. doi request reprint Updates of lifetime costs of care and quality-of-life estimates for HIV-infected persons in the United States: late versus early diagnosis and entry into care
    Paul G Farnham
    Division of HIV AIDS Prevention, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, GA Atlanta Veterans Affairs Medical Center, Atlanta, GA Emory University School of Medicine, Atlanta, GA and Emory University Rollins School of Public Health, Atlanta, GA
    J Acquir Immune Defic Syndr 64:183-9. 2013
    ..Updated estimates were used to analyze the effects of late versus early diagnosis/entry on US lifetime care costs, quality-of-life estimates, and HIV transmissions...
  35. doi request reprint Sexual risk behavior and viremia among men who have sex with men in the HIV Outpatient Study, United States, 2007-2010
    Marcus D Durham
    Division of HIV AIDS Prevention, National Center for HIV AIDS, Viral Hepatitis, STD, and TB Prevention, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, GA 30333, USA
    J Acquir Immune Defic Syndr 63:372-8. 2013
    ..Recent US data on unsafe sexual behaviors among viremic HIV-infected men who have sex with men (MSM) are limited...
  36. doi request reprint Antiretroviral preexposure prophylaxis for heterosexual HIV transmission in Botswana
    Michael C Thigpen
    Division of HIV AIDS Prevention, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, USA
    N Engl J Med 367:423-34. 2012
    ..Preexposure prophylaxis with antiretroviral agents has been shown to reduce the transmission of human immunodeficiency virus (HIV) among men who have sex with men; however, the efficacy among heterosexuals is uncertain...
  37. pmc Trends in Decline of Antiretroviral Resistance among ARV-Experienced Patients in the HIV Outpatient Study: 1999-2008
    Kate Buchacz
    Divisions of HIV AIDS Prevention, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, 1600 Clifton Road, Mail Stop E45, Atlanta, GA 30333, USA
    AIDS Res Treat 2012:230290. 2012
    ..Resistance to PIs among PI-exposed patients decreased, possibly due to increased representation of patients whose only PI exposures were to boosted PIs...
  38. ncbi request reprint Guidelines for prevention and treatment of opportunistic infections in HIV-infected adults and adolescents: recommendations from CDC, the National Institutes of Health, and the HIV Medicine Association of the Infectious Diseases Society of America
    Jonathan E Kaplan
    CDC, Atlanta, Georgia, USA
    MMWR Recomm Rep 58:1-207; quiz CE1-4. 2009
    ....
  39. ncbi request reprint Epidemiologic investigation of a cluster of workplace HIV infections in the adult film industry: Los Angeles, California, 2004
    Melanie M Taylor
    Division of STD Prevention, National Center for HIV, STD, and TB Prevention, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, GA, USA
    Clin Infect Dis 44:301-5. 2007
    ..In response to reports of human immunodeficiency virus (HIV) transmission by an adult film worker, we sought to determine the extent of HIV infection among exposed workers and to identify means of improving worker safety...
  40. pmc Escherichia coli O157 cluster evaluation
    Amita Gupta
    Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, Georgia, USA
    Emerg Infect Dis 10:1856-8. 2004
    ..Confirmating E. coli O157 clusters with two or more restriction endonucleases is necessary before public health resources are allocated to follow-up investigations...
  41. ncbi request reprint HIV incidence among men diagnosed with early syphilis in Atlanta, San Francisco, and Los Angeles, 2004 to 2005
    Kate Buchacz
    Division of HIV AIDS Prevention, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, GA, USA
    J Acquir Immune Defic Syndr 47:234-40. 2008
    ..We sought to estimate HIV incidence among men diagnosed with primary or secondary (P&S) syphilis in sexually transmitted disease (STD) clinics in Atlanta, San Francisco, and Los Angeles...
  42. pmc A mathematical model of comprehensive test-and-treat services and HIV incidence among men who have sex with men in the United States
    Stephen W Sorensen
    Division of HIV AIDS Prevention, National Center for HIV AIDS, Viral Hepatitis, STD, and TB Prevention, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, Georgia, United States of America
    PLoS ONE 7:e29098. 2012
    ....
  43. pmc Cost-effectiveness of HIV screening in STD clinics, emergency departments, and inpatient units: a model-based analysis
    Vimalanand S Prabhu
    Division of Global HIV AIDS, Center for Global Health, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, Georgia, United States of America
    PLoS ONE 6:e19936. 2011
    ....
  44. doi request reprint Epidemiology of HIV in the United States
    Amy Lansky
    Division of HIV AIDS Prevention, National Center for HIV AIDS, Viral Hepatitis, STD, and TB Prevention, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, GA 30333, USA
    J Acquir Immune Defic Syndr 55:S64-8. 2010
    ..These data are used to monitor the epidemic and to better design, implement, and evaluate public health programs...
  45. doi request reprint HIV-infected hospitalized patients with 2009 pandemic influenza A (pH1N1)--United States, spring and summer 2009
    Philip J Peters
    Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, Georgia 30333, USA
    Clin Infect Dis 52:S183-8. 2011
    ..Clinicians should consider early empiric influenza antiviral treatment in HIV-infected patients presenting with suspected influenza...
  46. ncbi request reprint What's new in the 2009 US guidelines for prevention and treatment of opportunistic infections among adults and adolescents with HIV?
    John T Brooks
    National Center for HIV AIDS, Viral Hepatitis, STD, and TB Prevention, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, GA, USA
    Top HIV Med 17:109-14. 2009
    ..In the future, these guidelines will likely be maintained as an internet-based document to facilitate wider dissemination and more rapid updates...
  47. pmc CD4 Cell Counts at HIV Diagnosis among HIV Outpatient Study Participants, 2000-2009
    Kate Buchacz
    Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, GA 30333, USA
    AIDS Res Treat 2012:869841. 2012
    ..Conclusions. There is need for routine universal HIV testing to reduce the frequency of late HIV diagnosis and increase opportunity for patient- and potentially population-level benefits associated with early antiretroviral treatment...
  48. doi request reprint Impact on hemoglobin of starting combination antiretroviral therapy with or without zidovudine in anemic HIV-infected patients
    Patrick S Sullivan
    Division of HIV AIDS Prevention, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, GA 30333, USA
    J Acquir Immune Defic Syndr 48:163-8. 2008
    ..To evaluate, among anemic patients with HIV, the impact on hemoglobin (Hb) of initiating zidovudine (AZT)-containing and non-AZT-containing combination antiretroviral therapy (cART)...
  49. doi request reprint CD4+ cell count, viral load, and drug resistance patterns among heterosexual breakthrough HIV infections in a study of oral preexposure prophylaxis
    Lovemore I Chirwa
    aCDC BOTUSA, Gaborone, Botswana bDivision of HIV AIDS Prevention, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, Georgia, USA
    AIDS 28:223-6. 2014
    ..Of the four participants who seroconverted on-study while receiving tenofovir/emtricitabine, none became infected as a result of drug-resistant HIV; moreover, no resistance mutations emerged following seroconversion. ..
  50. pmc SARS surveillance during emergency public health response, United States, March-July 2003
    Stephanie J Schrag
    Division of Bacterial and Mycotic Diseases, Respiratory Diseases Branch, National Center for Infectious Diseases, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, Georgia 30333, USA
    Emerg Infect Dis 10:185-94. 2004
    ..Successes and limitations of this emergency surveillance can guide preparations for future outbreaks of SARS or respiratory diseases of unknown etiology...
  51. ncbi request reprint Incidence of types of cancer among HIV-infected persons compared with the general population in the United States, 1992-2003
    Pragna Patel
    Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Emory University, and Northrop Grumman Information Technology, Atlanta, Georgia 30333, USA
    Ann Intern Med 148:728-36. 2008
    ..Persons who are HIV-infected may be at higher risk for certain types of cancer than the general population...
  52. ncbi request reprint Bacterial diarrhea in persons with HIV infection, United States, 1992-2002
    Travis H Sanchez
    Division of HIV AIDS Prevention Surveillance and Epidemiology, National Center for HIV, STD, and TB Prevention, National Center for Infectious Disease, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, GA, USA
    Clin Infect Dis 41:1621-7. 2005
    ....
  53. doi request reprint Low vitamin D among HIV-infected adults: prevalence of and risk factors for low vitamin D Levels in a cohort of HIV-infected adults and comparison to prevalence among adults in the US general population
    Christine N Dao
    Division of HIV AIDS Prevention, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, GA 30333, USA
    Clin Infect Dis 52:396-405. 2011
    ..we explored serum 25-hydroxyvitamin D (25[OH]D) levels and associated factors for insufficiency or deficiency in an adult human immunodeficiency virus (HIV) cohort and compared 25(OH)D levels with those in the general US population...
  54. pmc Methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus colonization of the groin and risk for clinical infection among HIV-infected adults
    Philip J Peters
    Division of HIV AIDS Prevention, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, Georgia 30333, USA
    Emerg Infect Dis 19:623-9. 2013
    ..8) and a history of MRSA infection (adjusted risk ratio 3.1). MRSA prevention strategies that can effectively prevent or eliminate groin colonization are likely necessary to reduce clinical infections in this population...
  55. ncbi request reprint Outbreak of Shiga toxin-producing Escherichia coli O111:H8 infections among attendees of a high school cheerleading camp
    John T Brooks
    Foodborne and Diarrheal Diseases Branch, Division of Bacterial and Mycotic Diseases, National Center for Infectious Diseases, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, Georgia 30333, USA
    Clin Infect Dis 38:190-8. 2004
    ..coli O157, and supported infection with E. coli O111. Clinical laboratories should routinely screen suspect specimens for non-O157 STEC and should serotype and report Shiga-positive isolates...
  56. doi request reprint Pandemic influenza: implications for programs controlling for HIV infection, tuberculosis, and chronic viral hepatitis
    James D Heffelfinger
    Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Mail Stop E 46, Atlanta, GA 30333, USA
    Am J Public Health 99:S333-9. 2009
    ..These populations also face social and structural barriers that will be exacerbated by a pandemic. Existing infrastructure should be expanded and pandemic planning should include preparations to reduce the risks for these populations...
  57. doi request reprint Factors associated with prevalent abnormal anal cytology in a large cohort of HIV-infected adults in the United States
    L Conley
    National Center for HIV AIDS, Viral Hepatitis, STD, and TB Prevention, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, Georgia 30333, USA
    J Infect Dis 202:1567-76. 2010
    ..The prevalence of and risk factors for abnormal anal cytology among men and women with human immunodeficiency virus (HIV) infection have not been extensively investigated...
  58. pmc Trends in the Treatment of Anemia Using Recombinant Human Erythropoietin in Patients with HIV Infection
    Patrick S Sullivan
    Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, Georgia, USA
    Open AIDS J 5:113-8. 2011
    ..Treating anemia with erythropoietin (EPO) to hemoglobin (Hb) endpoints >11 g/dL may increase risk of serious adverse cardiovascular events...
  59. doi request reprint HIV screening practices for living organ donors, New York State, 2010: need for standard policies
    Candice K Kwan
    Division of HIV AIDS Prevention, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, GA, USA
    Clin Infect Dis 55:990-5. 2012
    ....
  60. ncbi request reprint Systematic review of the safety of trimethoprim-sulfamethoxazole for prophylaxis in HIV-infected pregnant women: implications for resource-limited settings
    Fatu Forna
    Epidemic Intelligence Service, Division of Applied Public Health Training, Epidemiology Program Office, CDC, Atlanta, GA 30333, USA
    AIDS Rev 8:24-36. 2006
    ....
  61. doi request reprint STD screening of HIV-infected MSM in HIV clinics
    Karen W Hoover
    Division of Sexually Transmitted Disease Prevention, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, GA 30333, USA
    Sex Transm Dis 37:771-6. 2010
    ..Our objective was to determine whether providers who care for HIV-infected men who have sex with men (MSM) followed these guidelines...
  62. pmc A case-control study of factors associated with HIV infection among black women
    Fatu M Forna
    Epidemic Intelligence Service, Office of Workforce and Career Development, Career Development Division, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, 1600 Clifton Road, MS E 04, Atlanta, GA 30333, USA
    J Natl Med Assoc 98:1798-804. 2006
    ..To identify social, behavioral and epidemiologic factors associated with HIV infection among HIV-infected and HIV-uninfected black women residing in North Carolina...
  63. doi request reprint Influenza susceptibility, severity, and shedding in HIV-infected adults: a review of the literature
    Anandi N Sheth
    Division of Infectious Diseases, Department of Medicine, Emory University School of Medicine, Atlanta, GA 30303, USA
    Clin Infect Dis 52:219-27. 2011
    ..Prospective studies are needed among HIV-infected persons to more definitively investigate influenza susceptibility, severity, and shedding...