Adam L Cohen

Summary

Affiliation: Centers for Disease Control and Prevention
Country: USA

Publications

  1. 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
  2. pmc Pneumonia incidence and mortality in Mainland China: systematic review of Chinese and English literature, 1985-2008
    Xuhua Guan
    Hubei Center for Disease Control and Prevention, Hubei, People s Republic of China
    PLoS ONE 5:e11721. 2010
  3. 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
  4. 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
  5. 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
  6. 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
  7. 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
  8. 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
  9. 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
  10. 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

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Publications23

  1. 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...
  2. pmc Pneumonia incidence and mortality in Mainland China: systematic review of Chinese and English literature, 1985-2008
    Xuhua Guan
    Hubei Center for Disease Control and Prevention, Hubei, People s Republic of China
    PLoS ONE 5:e11721. 2010
    ..Pneumonia is a leading infectious disease killer worldwide, yet the burden in China is not well understood as much of the data is published in the non-English literature...
  3. 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...
  4. 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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  5. 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
  6. 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...
  7. 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...
  8. 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]...
  9. 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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  10. 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...
  11. 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...
  12. 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...
  13. 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...
  14. pmc 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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  15. 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...
  16. 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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  17. 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...
  18. 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...
  19. 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...
  20. pmc "It is good for my family's health and cooks food in a way that my heart loves": qualitative findings and implications for scaling up an improved cookstove project in rural Kenya
    Bobbie Person
    Office of the Director, National Center for Zoonotic and Emerging Infectious Diseases, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, 1600 Clifton Road, Atlanta, GA 30333, USA
    Int J Environ Res Public Health 9:1566-80. 2012
    ..Despite this cost barrier, many women still considered the improved cookstove to be a great asset within their household. This inquiry provided important guidance for future cookstove implementation projects...
  21. 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...
  22. doi request reprint Use of active surveillance cultures to detect asymptomatic colonization with carbapenem-resistant Klebsiella pneumoniae in intensive care unit patients
    David Calfee
    Department of Medicine, Mount Sinai School of Medicine, New York, New York 10029, USA
    Infect Control Hosp Epidemiol 29:966-8. 2008
    ..Additional study of the impact of detection of asymptomatic colonization on subsequent infection and transmission is needed...