T R Frieden
Affiliation: Centers for Disease Control and Prevention
- Public health requirements for rapid progress in global healthT R Frieden
New York City Health Department, New York, NY, USA
Glob Public Health 4:323-37. 2009....
- Maximizing infection prevention in the next decade: defining the unacceptableThomas R Frieden
Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, 1600 Clifton Road, Atlanta, GA 30333, USA
Infect Control Hosp Epidemiol 31:S1-3. 2010..Evidence indicates that, with focused efforts, these once‐formidable infections can be greatly reduced in number, leading to a 'new normal' for healthcare‐associated infections as rare, unacceptable events...
- Tuberculosis surveillance using death certificate data, New York City, 1992R M Washko
Bureau of Tuberculosis Control, New York City Department of Health, USA
Public Health Rep 111:251-5. 1996..To determine the accuracy and frequency of reporting tuberculosis as either the contributing or underlying cause of death on death certificates in New York City during 1992...
- Chronic liver disease in central Harlem: the role of alcohol and viral hepatitisT R Frieden
New York City Department of Health, New York, USA
Hepatology 29:883-8. 1999..Morbidity and mortality from liver disease could be decreased further by a reduction in alcohol consumption among persons who have chronic HBV and HCV infection, avoidance of needle sharing, and hepatitis B vaccination...
- Ensuring accountability: the contribution of the cohort review method to tuberculosis control in New York CityS S Munsiff
New York City Department of Health and Mental Hygiene, New York, New York, 10007, USA
Int J Tuberc Lung Dis 10:1133-9. 2006..In 1993, the New York City (NYC) Bureau of Tuberculosis Control developed the cohort review process as a quality assurance method to track and improve patient outcomes...