David W Brown

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Affiliation: Centers for Disease Control and Prevention
Country: USA

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Adverse childhood experiences and the association with ever using alcohol and initiating alcohol use during adolescence
    Shanta R Dube
    National Center for Chronic Disease Prevention and Health Promotion, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, Georgia 30341 3724, USA
    J Adolesc Health 38:444.e1-10. 2006
  2. pmc Ischemic stroke risk, smoking, and the genetics of inflammation in a biracial population: the stroke prevention in young women study
    John W Cole
    Veterans Affairs Medical Center, Baltimore, Maryland, USA
    Thromb J 6:11. 2008
  3. ncbi request reprint Diabetes mellitus and health-related quality of life among older adults. Findings from the behavioral risk factor surveillance system (BRFSS)
    David W Brown
    Behavioral Surveillance Branch, Division of Adult and Community Health, National Center for Chronic Disease Prevention and Health Promotion, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, GA, USA
    Diabetes Res Clin Pract 65:105-15. 2004
  4. ncbi request reprint Associations between white blood cell count and risk for cerebrovascular disease mortality: NHANES II Mortality Study, 1976-1992
    David W Brown
    Division of Adult and Community Health, National Center for Chronic Disease Prevention and Health Promotion, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, GA 30341, USA
    Ann Epidemiol 14:425-30. 2004
  5. ncbi request reprint Epidemiology of pacemaker procedures among Medicare enrollees in 1990, 1995, and 2000
    David W Brown
    Emerging Investigations and Analytic Methods Branch, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, Georgia, USA
    Am J Cardiol 95:409-11. 2005
  6. ncbi request reprint Associations between short- and long-term unemployment and frequent mental distress among a national sample of men and women
    David W Brown
    Division of Adult and Community Health, National Center for Chronic Disease Prevention and Health Promotion, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, Georgia 30341, USA
    J Occup Environ Med 45:1159-66. 2003
  7. doi request reprint Trends in hospitalization for the implantation of cardioverter-defibrillators in the United States, 1990-2005
    David W Brown
    Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, Georgia, USA
    Am J Cardiol 101:1753-5. 2008
  8. doi request reprint Complete edentulism prior to the age of 65 years is associated with all-cause mortality
    David W Brown
    Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, 4770 Buford Highway NE MS K67, Atlanta, GA 30341, USA
    J Public Health Dent 69:260-6. 2009
  9. ncbi request reprint Self-reported information and pharmacy claims were comparable for lipid-lowering medication exposure
    David W Brown
    Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, Georgia 30341, USA
    J Clin Epidemiol 60:525-9. 2007
  10. ncbi request reprint Blood pressure parameters and risk of fatal stroke, NHANES II mortality study
    David W Brown
    Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, Georgia, USA
    Am J Hypertens 20:338-41. 2007

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Publications57

  1. ncbi request reprint Adverse childhood experiences and the association with ever using alcohol and initiating alcohol use during adolescence
    Shanta R Dube
    National Center for Chronic Disease Prevention and Health Promotion, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, Georgia 30341 3724, USA
    J Adolesc Health 38:444.e1-10. 2006
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  2. pmc Ischemic stroke risk, smoking, and the genetics of inflammation in a biracial population: the stroke prevention in young women study
    John W Cole
    Veterans Affairs Medical Center, Baltimore, Maryland, USA
    Thromb J 6:11. 2008
    ..Here we evaluate the association of several inflammatory gene single nucleotide polymorphisms (SNPs) with ischemic stroke risk among young women, further stratified by current cigarette smoking status...
  3. ncbi request reprint Diabetes mellitus and health-related quality of life among older adults. Findings from the behavioral risk factor surveillance system (BRFSS)
    David W Brown
    Behavioral Surveillance Branch, Division of Adult and Community Health, National Center for Chronic Disease Prevention and Health Promotion, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, GA, USA
    Diabetes Res Clin Pract 65:105-15. 2004
    ..These results reinforce the importance of preventing diabetes and its complications through health education messages stressing a balanced diet and increased physical activity...
  4. ncbi request reprint Associations between white blood cell count and risk for cerebrovascular disease mortality: NHANES II Mortality Study, 1976-1992
    David W Brown
    Division of Adult and Community Health, National Center for Chronic Disease Prevention and Health Promotion, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, GA 30341, USA
    Ann Epidemiol 14:425-30. 2004
    ..To examine associations between elevated white blood cell count (WBC) and cerebrovascular disease (CeVD) mortality independent of cigarette smoking and by gender...
  5. ncbi request reprint Epidemiology of pacemaker procedures among Medicare enrollees in 1990, 1995, and 2000
    David W Brown
    Emerging Investigations and Analytic Methods Branch, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, Georgia, USA
    Am J Cardiol 95:409-11. 2005
    ..4 to 504.4 in all Medicare beneficiaries. The prevalence increased significantly with age; was less for women than for men; and was less for blacks, Hispanics, and Asians than for whites...
  6. ncbi request reprint Associations between short- and long-term unemployment and frequent mental distress among a national sample of men and women
    David W Brown
    Division of Adult and Community Health, National Center for Chronic Disease Prevention and Health Promotion, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, Georgia 30341, USA
    J Occup Environ Med 45:1159-66. 2003
    ..Public health officials should work with government officials to incorporate the health consequences of unemployment into economic policymaking...
  7. doi request reprint Trends in hospitalization for the implantation of cardioverter-defibrillators in the United States, 1990-2005
    David W Brown
    Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, Georgia, USA
    Am J Cardiol 101:1753-5. 2008
    ..In conclusion, as the list of clinical indications and insurance coverage for ICD use expand, continued surveillance to monitor trends in the use of ICDs is warranted...
  8. doi request reprint Complete edentulism prior to the age of 65 years is associated with all-cause mortality
    David W Brown
    Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, 4770 Buford Highway NE MS K67, Atlanta, GA 30341, USA
    J Public Health Dent 69:260-6. 2009
    ..We examine the relationship between complete edentulism prior to the age of 65 years and all-cause mortality after adjustment for socioeconomic characteristics...
  9. ncbi request reprint Self-reported information and pharmacy claims were comparable for lipid-lowering medication exposure
    David W Brown
    Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, Georgia 30341, USA
    J Clin Epidemiol 60:525-9. 2007
    ..To examine agreement between self-reported exposure to lipid-lowering medications and objective evidence of filling prescribed lipid-lowering medications...
  10. ncbi request reprint Blood pressure parameters and risk of fatal stroke, NHANES II mortality study
    David W Brown
    Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, Georgia, USA
    Am J Hypertens 20:338-41. 2007
    ..Recent studies have suggested that systolic blood pressure (BP) is a better predictor of stroke than diastolic BP in apparently healthy white men. Whether these relationships are similar for women and African Americans remains unclear...
  11. ncbi request reprint Evidence-based approach for disaster preparedness authorities to inform the contents of repositories for prescription medications for chronic disease management and control
    David W Brown
    National Center for Chronic Disease Prevention and Health Promotion, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, Georgia 30341, USA
    Prehosp Disaster Med 23:447-57. 2008
    ..Public health emergencies (e.g., disasters due to natural hazards) that disrupt the availability or supply of these medications may exacerbate chronic disease or even cause death...
  12. ncbi request reprint Associations between physical activity dose and health-related quality of life
    David W Brown
    Division of Adult and Community Health, National Center for Chronic Disease Prevention and Health Promotion, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, GA 30341, USA
    Med Sci Sports Exerc 36:890-6. 2004
    ..Although the beneficial effects of participation in regular physical activity (PA) are widely accepted, dose-response relationships between PA and health-related quality of life (HRQOL) remain unclear...
  13. doi request reprint Trends in hospitalization with chronic obstructive pulmonary disease-United States, 1990-2005
    David W Brown
    National Center for Chronic Disease Prevention and Health Promotion, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention Atlanta, Georgia 30341, USA
    COPD 7:59-62. 2010
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  14. pmc Adverse childhood experiences are associated with the risk of lung cancer: a prospective cohort study
    David W Brown
    Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, Georgia, USA
    BMC Public Health 10:20. 2010
    ..Strong relationships between exposure to childhood traumatic stressors and smoking behaviours inspire the question whether these adverse childhood experiences (ACEs) are associated with an increased risk of lung cancer during adulthood...
  15. pmc A surveillance summary of smoking and review of tobacco control in Jordan
    Adel Belbeisi
    Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, Georgia, USA
    Global Health 5:18. 2009
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  16. pmc Smoking prevalence among US veterans
    David W Brown
    Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, 4770 Buford Highway NE MS K67, Atlanta, GA 30341, USA
    J Gen Intern Med 25:147-9. 2010
    ..Data from the 2003-2007 Behavioral Risk Factor Surveillance System (BRFSS) were used to estimate and compare the prevalence of smoking among US veterans with that of adults who did not serve in the US armed forces...
  17. doi request reprint Adverse childhood experiences and the risk of premature mortality
    David W Brown
    Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, GA 30341, USA
    Am J Prev Med 37:389-96. 2009
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  18. ncbi request reprint Electrocardiographic recording and timeliness of clinician evaluation in the emergency department in patients presenting with chest pain
    David W Brown
    Center for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, Georgia, USA
    Am J Cardiol 99:1115-8. 2007
    ..7 per 1,000; 1.5 million vs 2004: 7.3 per 1,000; 1.3 million). In conclusion, most ED patient visits for undifferentiated and cardiac CP included an electrocardiogram and timely clinician evaluation...
  19. ncbi request reprint Preeclampsia and the risk of ischemic stroke among young women: results from the Stroke Prevention in Young Women Study
    David W Brown
    Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, GA 30341, USA
    Stroke 37:1055-9. 2006
    ..Although preeclampsia is known to be an important risk factor for pregnancy-associated stroke, few data exist with regard to its association with stroke not occurring during pregnancy or the postpartum period...
  20. ncbi request reprint Associations between recommended levels of physical activity and health-related quality of life. Findings from the 2001 Behavioral Risk Factor Surveillance System (BRFSS) survey
    David W Brown
    National Center for Chronic Disease Prevention and Health Promotion, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, GA 30341, USA
    Prev Med 37:520-8. 2003
    ..The authors examined whether recommended levels of physical activity were associated with better HRQOL and perceived health status...
  21. doi request reprint Clustering of cardiovascular disease risk factors and health-related quality of life among US adults
    Chaoyang Li
    Division of Adult and Community Health, National Center for Chronic Disease Prevention and Health Promotion, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, GA 30341, USA
    Value Health 11:689-99. 2008
    ..To assess the association of clusters of multiple cardiovascular disease (CVD) risk factors with health-related quality of life (HRQOL) among US adults aged 18 years or older in 2003...
  22. doi request reprint Gender differences in coronary heart disease and health-related quality of life: findings from 10 states from the 2004 behavioral risk factor surveillance system
    Earl S Ford
    Division of Adult and Community Health, National Center for Chronic Disease Prevention and Health Promotion, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, Georgia 30341, USA
    J Womens Health (Larchmt) 17:757-68. 2008
    ..S. adults and to examine the interaction between CHD and diabetes on HRQOL...
  23. ncbi request reprint Cardiovascular risk factors and confounders among nondrinking and moderate-drinking U.S. adults
    Timothy S Naimi
    Emerging Investigations and Analytic Methods Branch, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, Georgia 30341, USA
    Am J Prev Med 28:369-73. 2005
    ..Although most observational studies control for major cardiac risk factors, CVD is independently associated with other factors that could explain the CVD benefits ascribed to moderate drinking...
  24. doi request reprint Adverse childhood experiences and chronic obstructive pulmonary disease in adults
    Robert F Anda
    CDC, National Center for Chronic Disease Prevention and Health Promotion, Division of Adult and Community Health, Atlanta, GA 30341 3717, USA
    Am J Prev Med 34:396-403. 2008
    ..Chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD) is an important cause of morbidity and mortality in the U.S. However, little is known about the influence of childhood stressors on its occurrence...
  25. ncbi request reprint Childhood residential mobility and multiple health risks during adolescence and adulthood: the hidden role of adverse childhood experiences
    Maxia Dong
    Division of Adult and Community Health, National Center for Chronic Disease Prevention and Health Promotion, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, GA 30333, USA
    Arch Pediatr Adolesc Med 159:1104-10. 2005
    ..Previous data suggest a relationship between mobility and increased health risk, but this relationship might be confounded by unmeasured adverse childhood experiences (ACEs)...
  26. ncbi request reprint Adverse childhood experiences and childhood autobiographical memory disturbance
    David W Brown
    Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, GA, USA
    Child Abuse Negl 31:961-9. 2007
    ..To examine relationships between childhood autobiographical memory disturbance (CAMD) and adverse childhood experiences (ACEs) which are defined as common forms of child maltreatment and related traumatic stressors...
  27. ncbi request reprint Racial differences in the use of aspirin: an important tool for preventing heart disease and stroke
    David W Brown
    Division of Adult and Community Health, National Center for Chronic Disease Prevention and Health Promotion, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, Georgia 30341, USA
    Ethn Dis 15:620-6. 2005
    ..Regular aspirin use, particularly as secondary prevention, reduces morbidity from heart disease and stroke. Few studies have examined racial/ethnic differences in aspirin use for the prevention of cardiovascular disease (CVD)...
  28. ncbi request reprint Asthma and risk of death from lung cancer: NHANES II Mortality Study
    David W Brown
    Emerging Investigations and Analytic Methods Branch, Division of Adult and Community Health, National Center for Chronic Disease Prevention and Health Promotion, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, Georgia 30341, USA
    J Asthma 42:597-600. 2005
    ..Prior research suggests asthma may increase the risk of lung cancer, particularly among nonsmokers...
  29. ncbi request reprint Characteristics of people aged 45 years or older with heart disease by frequent mental distress status, 2001
    Tara W Strine
    Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, GA 30341, USA
    Prev Med 39:191-6. 2004
    ..Depression commonly occurs after nonfatal cardiac events and is associated with adverse health outcomes...
  30. ncbi request reprint Associations of hyperinsulinemia and hypertension independent of body mass among white, black, and Mexican-American adults without diabetes
    David W Brown
    Cardiovascular Health Branch, Division of Adult and Community Health, National Center for Chronic Disease Prevention and Health Promotion, Altanta, Georgia 30341 3717, USA
    Ethn Dis 12:213-20. 2002
    ..In a cross-sectional study, we examined the association between hyperinsulinemia and hypertension, independent of body mass, among White non-Hispanic, Black non-Hispanic, and Mexican-American adults without diabetes...
  31. ncbi request reprint Racial or ethnic differences in hospitalization for heart failure among elderly adults: Medicare, 1990 to 2000
    David W Brown
    National Center for Chronic Disease Prevention and Health Promotion, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, GA 30341 3717, USA
    Am Heart J 150:448-54. 2005
    ..Little is known about racial or ethnic differences in hospitalizations for heart failure (HF), the most common hospital diagnosis for Medicare enrollees...
  32. pmc Adverse childhood experiences and prescription drug use in a cohort study of adult HMO patients
    Robert F Anda
    National Center for Chronic Disease Prevention and Health Promotion, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, Georgia, USA
    BMC Public Health 8:198. 2008
    ..However, data about the relationship of these experiences to prescription drug use are scarce...
  33. ncbi request reprint Long-term consequences of childhood sexual abuse by gender of victim
    Shanta R Dube
    National Center for Chronic Disease Prevention and Health Promotion, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, Georgia 30341 3724, USA
    Am J Prev Med 28:430-8. 2005
    ..Thus, a comparison of the long-term effects of CSA by gender of the victim will provide perspective on the need for future research, prevention activities, and treatment of survivors...
  34. pmc The relationship of adverse childhood experiences to a history of premature death of family members
    Robert F Anda
    ACE Study Group, National Center for Chronic Disease Prevention and Health Promotion, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, Georgia, USA
    BMC Public Health 9:106. 2009
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  35. pmc Adverse childhood experiences and prescribed psychotropic medications in adults
    Robert F Anda
    ACE Study Group, National Center for Chronic Disease Prevention and Health Promotion, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, Georgia 30341 3717, USA
    Am J Prev Med 32:389-94. 2007
    ..These ACEs included: abuse (emotional, physical, or sexual), witnessing domestic violence, growing up with substance abusing, mentally ill, or criminal household members, and parental separation/divorce...
  36. ncbi request reprint The metabolic syndrome and antioxidant concentrations: findings from the Third National Health and Nutrition Examination Survey
    Earl S Ford
    Division of Adult and Community Health, National Center for Chronic Disease Prevention and Health Promotion, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, Georgia 30341, USA
    Diabetes 52:2346-52. 2003
    ..Adults with the metabolic syndrome have suboptimal concentrations of several antioxidants, which may partially explain their increased risk for diabetes and cardiovascular disease...
  37. ncbi request reprint An overview of cardiovascular disease burden in the United States
    George A Mensah
    National Center for Chronic Disease Prevention and Health Promotion, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, Georgia, USA
    Health Aff (Millwood) 26:38-48. 2007
    ..Increased adherence to clinical and community-level guidelines and renewed emphasis on policy, environmental, and lifestyle changes will be crucial for its effective prevention and control...
  38. ncbi request reprint Major coronary risk factors and death from coronary heart disease: baseline and follow-up mortality data from the Second National Health and Nutrition Examination Survey (NHANES II)
    George A Mensah
    National Center for Chronic Disease Prevention and Health Promotion, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, Georgia 30341 3717, USA
    Am J Prev Med 29:68-74. 2005
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  39. ncbi request reprint Inpatient smoking-cessation counseling and all-cause mortality among the elderly
    David W Brown
    Medical Review of North Carolina, Cary, North Carolina, USA
    Am J Prev Med 26:112-8. 2004
    ..The objective of this study was to evaluate associations between inpatient smoking-cessation counseling and 5-year all-cause mortality among older adults hospitalized with AMI...
  40. pmc Association of cardiac ausculatory findings with coronary heart disease mortality
    David W Brown
    National Center for Chronic Disease Prevention and Health Promotion, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, Georgia, USA
    N Am J Med Sci 1:327-32. 2009
    ..Relationships between cardiac murmurs detected during physical examination and coronary heart disease mortality among the general population are not well described...
  41. doi request reprint Improving global virologic surveillance for measles and rubella
    Paul A Rota
    Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, Georgia 30333, USA
    J Infect Dis 204:S506-13. 2011
    ..In addition, baseline virologic surveillance, especially for rubella, needs to be improved in many countries. This report contains a summary of recent improvements to the methods used for virologic surveillance...
  42. ncbi request reprint Smoking behavior among enlisted military personnel during deployment
    David W Brown
    Mil Med 172:127, 146. 2007
  43. ncbi request reprint Smoking among adults with coronary heart disease
    David W Brown
    Prev Med 44:85-6. 2007
  44. ncbi request reprint Antibiotic prescriptions associated with outpatient visits for acute upper respiratory tract infections among adult Medicaid recipients in North Carolina
    David W Brown
    Medical Review of North Carolina, Inc, 100 Regency Forest Drive, Ste 200, Cary, NC 27511, USA
    N C Med J 64:148-56. 2003
    ..The excessive use of antibiotics for common outpatient infections is a major contributing factor in the emergence of antibiotic resistant bacteria...
  45. pmc Long-term results of the treatment of patients with mantle cell lymphoma with cladribine (2-CDA) alone (95-80-53) or 2-CDA and rituximab (N0189) in the North Central Cancer Treatment Group
    David J Inwards
    Division of Hematology, Mayo Clinic, Rochester, MN 55905, USA
    Cancer 113:108-16. 2008
    ..The objective of this study was to test cladribine (2-CDA) alone and in combination with rituximab in patients with mantle cell lymphoma (MCL)...
  46. ncbi request reprint Randomized, placebo-controlled, phase III surgical adjuvant clinical trial of megestrol acetate (Megace) in selected patients with malignant melanoma
    Svetomir Markovic
    Mayo Clinic, 200 First Street, SW, Rochester, MN 55905, USA
    Am J Clin Oncol 25:552-6. 2002
    ..Adjuvant therapy with megestrol acetate oral suspension administered at a dose of 160 mg twice a day for 2 years was not found to be effective in prolonging PFS or OS in patients with surgically resected, locally advanced melanoma...
  47. ncbi request reprint Effect of angiotensin-converting inhibitor or angiotensin receptor blocker on one-year survival in patients >or=65 years hospitalized with a left ventricular ejection fraction >or=50%
    Carla A Sueta
    Medical Review of North Carolina, Cary, North Carolina 27511, USA
    Am J Cardiol 91:363-5. 2003
  48. ncbi request reprint Clinical outcomes and utility of cardiac catheterization prior to superior cavopulmonary anastomosis
    David W Brown
    Department of Cardiology, Children s Hospital, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    J Thorac Cardiovasc Surg 126:272-81. 2003
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  49. pmc Comparative study of the epidemiology of rotavirus in children from a community-based birth cohort and a hospital in South India
    Indrani Banerjee
    Department of Gastrointestinal Sciences, Christian Medical College, Vellore 632004, India
    J Clin Microbiol 44:2468-74. 2006
    ..G10P[11] strains resembling a vaccine candidate strain caused disease in the community, indicating the need for careful epidemiological studies as well as safety studies for the vaccine candidates...
  50. ncbi request reprint Influenza vaccination as secondary prevention for cardiovascular disease: a science advisory from the American Heart Association/American College of Cardiology
    Matthew M Davis
    University of Michigan, USA
    Circulation 114:1549-53. 2006
    ..Healthcare providers who treat individuals with cardiovascular disease can help improve influenza vaccination coverage rates by providing and strongly recommending vaccination to their patients before and throughout the influenza season...
  51. ncbi request reprint Influenza vaccination as secondary prevention for cardiovascular disease: a science advisory from the American Heart Association/American College of Cardiology
    Matthew M Davis
    J Am Coll Cardiol 48:1498-502. 2006
    ..Healthcare providers who treat individuals with cardiovascular disease can help improve influenza vaccination coverage rates by providing and strongly recommending vaccination to their patients before and throughout the influenza season...
  52. pmc Deaths from norovirus among the elderly, England and Wales
    John P Harris
    Centre for Infections, GEZI, Health Protection Agency, London, UK
    Emerg Infect Dis 14:1546-52. 2008
    ..5%-18.5%) of deaths caused by noninfectious intestinal disease were associated with norovirus. An estimated 80 deaths each year in this age group may be associated with norovirus infection...
  53. pmc Neonatal infection with G10P[11] rotavirus did not confer protection against subsequent rotavirus infection in a community cohort in Vellore, South India
    Indrani Banerjee
    Department of Gastrointestinal Sciences, Christian Medical College, Vellore 632 004, India
    J Infect Dis 195:625-32. 2007
    ..We examined the incidence of rotavirus infection and diarrhea during the first 2 years of life among children infected with the G10P[11] rotavirus strain during the neonatal period and those not infected with rotavirus...
  54. doi request reprint Evidence of intrafamilial transmission of rotavirus in a birth cohort in South India
    Indrani Banerjee
    Department of Gastrointestinal Sciences, Christian Medical College, Vellore, India
    J Med Virol 80:1858-63. 2008
    ..This study is the first to use phylogenetic analysis to study the intrafamilial spread of rotavirus infection...
  55. pmc Human caliciviruses in symptomatic and asymptomatic infections in children in Vellore, South India
    Bindhu Monica
    Department of Gastrointestinal Sciences, Christian Medical College, Vellore, India
    J Med Virol 79:544-51. 2007
    ..This is the first report of genotyping of circulating caliciviruses in both hospital and community in India and has increased the evidence for the role of these viruses in pediatric gastroenteritis in India...
  56. pmc Geographic information systems and genotyping in identification of rotavirus G12 infections in residents of an urban slum with subsequent detection in hospitalized children: emergence of G12 genotype in South India
    Sasirekha Ramani
    Department of Gastrointestinal Sciences, Christian Medical College, Vellore, India
    J Clin Microbiol 45:432-7. 2007
    ..Monitoring of cocirculating rotavirus strains and detection of emerging strains is important in the context of the availability of rotavirus vaccines...
  57. ncbi request reprint Re: asthma and the risk of lung cancer. findings from the Adverse Childhood Experiences (ACE)
    David W Brown
    Cancer Causes Control 17:349-50. 2006
    ..We hope that our findings and those of others will stimulate research of the biologic mechanism(s) underlying the occurrence of lung cancer among nonsmokers so that possible treatments and prevention strategies may be developed...