Adam L Cohen

Summary

Affiliation: Centers for Disease Control and Prevention
Country: USA

Publications

  1. doi request reprint Etiology of a suspected measles outbreak: preceding measles reduction activities in Pakistan
    Adam L Cohen
    Respiratory Diseases Branch, Division of Bacterial Diseases, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, Georgia 30333, USA
    J Coll Physicians Surg Pak 19:591-4. 2009
  2. ncbi request reprint Treatment of methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus pediatric head and neck infections: results of a national survey of otolaryngologists in the United States
    Adam L Cohen
    Epidemic Intelligence Service, Office of Workforce and Career Development, Division of Healthcare Quality Promotion, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, Georgia, USA
    J Otolaryngol Head Neck Surg 39:468-73. 2010
  3. doi request reprint Outbreak of Serratia marcescens bloodstream and central nervous system infections after interventional pain management procedures
    Adam L Cohen
    Epidemic Intelligence Service, Office of Workforce and Career Development, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, GA 30333, USA
    Clin J Pain 24:374-80. 2008
  4. pmc Methamphetamine use and methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus skin infections
    Adam L Cohen
    Respiratory Diseases Brabch, Division of Bacterial Diseases, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, Georgia 30333, USA
    Emerg Infect Dis 13:1707-13. 2007
  5. ncbi request reprint Toxic shock associated with Clostridium sordellii and Clostridium perfringens after medical and spontaneous abortion
    Adam L Cohen
    Prevention and Response Branch, Division of Healthcare Quality Promotion, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, Georgia 30333, USA
    Obstet Gynecol 110:1027-33. 2007
  6. ncbi request reprint Rapid diagnostic tests for dengue and leptospirosis: antibody detection is insensitive at presentation
    Adam L Cohen
    Division of Healthcare Quality Promotion, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, GA 30333, USA
    Trop Med Int Health 12:47-51. 2007
  7. doi request reprint National surveillance of emergency department visits for outpatient adverse drug events in children and adolescents
    Adam L Cohen
    Epidemic Intelligence Service, Office of Workforce and Career Development, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, Georgia, USA
    J Pediatr 152:416-21. 2008
  8. doi request reprint Recommendations for metrics for multidrug-resistant organisms in healthcare settings: SHEA/HICPAC Position paper
    Adam L Cohen
    Divisions of Bacterial Diseases, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, Georgia 30333, USA
    Infect Control Hosp Epidemiol 29:901-13. 2008
  9. pmc Impact of locally-produced, ceramic cookstoves on respiratory disease in children in rural western Kenya
    Eric M Foote
    Emory University School of Medicine, Atlanta, Georgia, USA
    Am J Trop Med Hyg 88:132-7. 2013
  10. pmc Sentinel versus population-based surveillance of pneumococcal conjugate vaccine effectiveness
    Lee M Hampton
    Epidemic Intelligence Service, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, GA 30329, USA
    Bull World Health Organ 90:568-77. 2012

Detail Information

Publications28

  1. doi request reprint Etiology of a suspected measles outbreak: preceding measles reduction activities in Pakistan
    Adam L Cohen
    Respiratory Diseases Branch, Division of Bacterial Diseases, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, Georgia 30333, USA
    J Coll Physicians Surg Pak 19:591-4. 2009
    ..To characterize patients with suspected measles, determine the magnitude of the outbreak in selected areas, and perform laboratory testing on patients with suspected measles to confirm the etiology of the outbreak...
  2. ncbi request reprint Treatment of methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus pediatric head and neck infections: results of a national survey of otolaryngologists in the United States
    Adam L Cohen
    Epidemic Intelligence Service, Office of Workforce and Career Development, Division of Healthcare Quality Promotion, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, Georgia, USA
    J Otolaryngol Head Neck Surg 39:468-73. 2010
    ..The objective of this investigation is to describe clinical characteristics of pediatric MRSA head and neck infections in the United States and how they are treated...
  3. doi request reprint Outbreak of Serratia marcescens bloodstream and central nervous system infections after interventional pain management procedures
    Adam L Cohen
    Epidemic Intelligence Service, Office of Workforce and Career Development, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, GA 30333, USA
    Clin J Pain 24:374-80. 2008
    ..To determine the cause of an outbreak of Serratia marcescens infections in patients after interventional pain management procedures at an outpatient pain clinic...
  4. pmc Methamphetamine use and methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus skin infections
    Adam L Cohen
    Respiratory Diseases Brabch, Division of Bacterial Diseases, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, Georgia 30333, USA
    Emerg Infect Dis 13:1707-13. 2007
    ..10, 95% confidence interval 1.55-16.79). MRSA caused most SSTIs in this population. Transmission of MRSA may be occurring among methamphetamine users in this community...
  5. ncbi request reprint Toxic shock associated with Clostridium sordellii and Clostridium perfringens after medical and spontaneous abortion
    Adam L Cohen
    Prevention and Response Branch, Division of Healthcare Quality Promotion, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, Georgia 30333, USA
    Obstet Gynecol 110:1027-33. 2007
    ..To better understand the risk of fatal toxic shock caused by Clostridium sordellii in women who had a recent medical abortion with mifepristone and misoprostol...
  6. ncbi request reprint Rapid diagnostic tests for dengue and leptospirosis: antibody detection is insensitive at presentation
    Adam L Cohen
    Division of Healthcare Quality Promotion, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, GA 30333, USA
    Trop Med Int Health 12:47-51. 2007
    ..To determine the performance of rapid diagnostic tests for dengue and leptospirosis that rely on detecting antibodies that may not be produced when patients present for medical treatment...
  7. doi request reprint National surveillance of emergency department visits for outpatient adverse drug events in children and adolescents
    Adam L Cohen
    Epidemic Intelligence Service, Office of Workforce and Career Development, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, Georgia, USA
    J Pediatr 152:416-21. 2008
    ..To describe the national scope and magnitude of outpatient adverse drug events (ADEs) that lead to emergency department (ED) visits in children and adolescents...
  8. doi request reprint Recommendations for metrics for multidrug-resistant organisms in healthcare settings: SHEA/HICPAC Position paper
    Adam L Cohen
    Divisions of Bacterial Diseases, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, Georgia 30333, USA
    Infect Control Hosp Epidemiol 29:901-13. 2008
  9. pmc Impact of locally-produced, ceramic cookstoves on respiratory disease in children in rural western Kenya
    Eric M Foote
    Emory University School of Medicine, Atlanta, Georgia, USA
    Am J Trop Med Hyg 88:132-7. 2013
    ..60, 95% CI: 0.24-1.48), and severe pneumonia (0.3% versus 0.6%, RR 0.66, 95% CI: 0.17-2.62). Upesi jiko use did not result in significantly lower pneumonia rates. Further research on the health impact of improved cookstoves is warranted...
  10. pmc Sentinel versus population-based surveillance of pneumococcal conjugate vaccine effectiveness
    Lee M Hampton
    Epidemic Intelligence Service, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, GA 30329, USA
    Bull World Health Organ 90:568-77. 2012
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  11. pmc An assessment of the screening method to evaluate vaccine effectiveness: the case of 7-valent pneumococcal conjugate vaccine in the United States
    Adam L Cohen
    Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, Georgia, United States of America
    PLoS ONE 7:e41785. 2012
    ..The screening method yields estimates of VE that are highly dependent on the time period during which it is used and the choice of outcome. The method should be used cautiously to evaluate VE of PCVs...
  12. doi request reprint Outbreak of Burkholderia cepacia complex among ventilated pediatric patients linked to hospital sinks
    Cynthia A Lucero
    Epidemic Intelligence Service, Office of Workforce and Career Development, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, GA, USA
    Am J Infect Control 39:775-8. 2011
    ..Hospital tap water used during oral and tracheostomy care was identified as the most likely mechanism for transmission...
  13. ncbi request reprint Skin disorders among construction workers following Hurricane Katrina and Hurricane Rita: an outbreak investigation in New Orleans, Louisiana
    Rebecca Noe
    Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, Georgia 30333, USA
    Arch Dermatol 143:1393-8. 2007
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  14. ncbi request reprint Increasing blood culture use at US hospital emergency department visits, 2001 to 2004
    Linda F McCaig
    Ambulatory Care Statistics Branch, Division of Health Care Statistics, National Center for Health Statistics, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Hyattsville, MD 20782, USA
    Ann Emerg Med 50:42-8, 48.e1-2. 2007
    ..We describe emergency department (ED) visits in which patients had blood cultured and examine changes in blood culture use...
  15. doi request reprint Prevention of invasive pneumococcal disease among HIV-infected adults in the era of childhood pneumococcal immunization
    Adam L Cohen
    Respiratory Diseases Branch, Division of Bacterial Diseases, USA
    AIDS 24:2253-62. 2010
    ..We evaluated IPD among HIV-infected adults over a 10-year period in the US to identify opportunities for prevention of IPD among HIV-infected adults...
  16. ncbi request reprint Household air quality risk factors associated with childhood pneumonia in urban Dhaka, Bangladesh
    Pavani K Ram
    University at Buffalo, Buffalo, New York International Centre for Diarrhoeal Disease Research, Mohakhali, Dhaka, Bangladesh Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, Georgia
    Am J Trop Med Hyg 90:968-75. 2014
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  17. pmc A strategy to increase adoption of locally-produced, ceramic cookstoves in rural Kenyan households
    Benjamin J Silk
    Epidemic Intelligence Service, Scientific Education and Professional Development Program Office, 1600 Clifton Road, Atlanta, GA 30333, USA
    BMC Public Health 12:359. 2012
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  18. pmc Integrating pneumonia prevention and treatment interventions with immunization services in resource-poor countries
    Adam L Cohen
    National Center for Immunization and Respiratory Diseases, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, GA 30333, USA
    Bull World Health Organ 90:289-94. 2012
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  19. doi request reprint A systematic review and critical evaluation of invasive Haemophilus influenzae type B disease burden studies in Asia from the last decade: lessons learned for invasive bacterial disease surveillance
    Sharmila Shetty
    National Center for Preparedness, Detection, and Control of Infectious Diseases, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, GA, USA
    Pediatr Infect Dis J 29:653-61. 2010
    ..When poorly conducted, studies can underestimate disease burden and lead to inappropriate decisions about vaccine introduction...
  20. pmc Revisiting pneumococcal carriage by use of broth enrichment and PCR techniques for enhanced detection of carriage and serotypes
    Maria da Gloria Carvalho
    Streptococcus Laboratory, Respiratory Disease Branch, Division of Bacterial Diseases, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, 1600 Clifton Rd, NE, Mailstop C02, Atlanta, GA 30329, USA
    J Clin Microbiol 48:1611-8. 2010
    ..A PCR-based approach that employed a broth enrichment step appeared to best enhance the detection of mixed serotypes and low-density pneumococcal carriage...
  21. pmc Household transmission of pandemic (H1N1) 2009, San Antonio, Texas, USA, April-May 2009
    Oliver W Morgan
    Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, 1600 Clifton Rd NE, Mailstop C12, Atlanta, GA 30333, USA
    Emerg Infect Dis 16:631-7. 2010
    ..Early in the outbreak, household transmission primarily occurred from children to other household members and was lower than the transmission rate for seasonal influenza...
  22. doi request reprint Adverse events from cough and cold medications in children
    Melissa K Schaefer
    Division of Healthcare Quality Promotion, National Center for Preparedness, Detection, and Control of Infectious Diseases, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, 1600 Clifton Rd, NE, Atlanta, GA 30333, USA
    Pediatrics 121:783-7. 2008
    ..Nationally representative morbidity data could be useful for targeting age-appropriate safety interventions...
  23. doi request reprint Global use of Haemophilus influenzae type b conjugate vaccine
    Linda R Ojo
    Respiratory Diseases Branch, Division of Bacterial Diseases, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, 1600 Clifton Road NE, MS C 23, Atlanta, GA 30333, USA
    Vaccine 28:7117-22. 2010
    ..Additional efforts are still needed to increase vaccine adoption in lower middle income countries [20/31 (65%) by the end of 2009]...
  24. ncbi request reprint Are language barriers associated with serious medical events in hospitalized pediatric patients?
    Adam L Cohen
    Child Health Institute, Department of Pediatrics, University of Washington, Children s Hospital and Regional Medical Center, Seattle, Washington, USA
    Pediatrics 116:575-9. 2005
    ..The objective of this study was to determine whether hospitalized pediatric patients whose families have language barriers are more likely to incur serious medical errors than patients whose families do not have language barriers...
  25. ncbi request reprint Primary language of parent is associated with disparities in pediatric preventive care
    Adam L Cohen
    Department of Pediatrics, Child Health Institute, and Children s Hospital and Regional Medical Center, University of Washington, Seattle, WA, USA
    J Pediatr 148:254-8. 2006
    ..To determine whether infants of parents whose primary language is not English are less likely to receive recommended preventive care than infants of parents whose primary language is English...
  26. ncbi request reprint Economic analysis of prevaccination serotesting compared with presumptive immunization for polio, diphtheria, and tetanus in internationally adopted and immigrant infants
    Adam L Cohen
    Child Health Institute, Department of Pediatrics, University of Washington, Seattle, Washington, USA
    Pediatrics 117:1650-5. 2006
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  27. ncbi request reprint Stimulant medications and attention deficit-hyperactivity disorder
    Adam L Cohen
    N Engl J Med 354:2294-5. 2006
  28. ncbi request reprint Compliance with guidelines for the medical care of first urinary tract infections in infants: a population-based study
    Adam L Cohen
    Department of Pediatrics, University of Washington, 6200 NE 74th St, Suite 210, Seattle, WA 98115 8160, USA
    Pediatrics 115:1474-8. 2005
    ..No population-based studies have examined the degree to which practice parameters are followed for urinary tract infections in infants...