Thomas R Frieden

Summary

Affiliation: Centers for Disease Control and Prevention
Country: USA

Publications

  1. pmc A framework for public health action: the health impact pyramid
    Thomas R Frieden
    Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, GA 30333, USA
    Am J Public Health 100:590-5. 2010
  2. doi request reprint Reducing childhood obesity through policy change: acting now to prevent obesity
    Thomas R Frieden
    Centers for Disease Control and Prevention CDC, Atlanta, Georgia, USA
    Health Aff (Millwood) 29:357-63. 2010
  3. ncbi request reprint The global tuberculosis situation. Progress and problems in the 20th century, prospects for the 21st century
    J Peter Cegielski
    Division of Tuberculosis Elimination, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, Georgia, USA
    Infect Dis Clin North Am 16:1-58. 2002
  4. doi request reprint Maximizing infection prevention in the next decade: defining the unacceptable
    Thomas R Frieden
    Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, 1600 Clifton Road, Atlanta, GA 30333, USA
    Infect Control Hosp Epidemiol 31:S1-3. 2010
  5. ncbi request reprint Malaria surveillance--United States, 2009
    Sonja Mali
    Division of Parasitic Diseases, Center for Global Health, Atlanta, GA 30341, USA
    MMWR Surveill Summ 60:1-15. 2011
  6. ncbi request reprint Seasonality of tuberculosis in India: is it real and what does it tell us?
    Lorna E Thorpe
    Division of Tuberculosis Elimination, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta GA, USA
    Lancet 364:1613-4. 2004

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Publications6

  1. pmc A framework for public health action: the health impact pyramid
    Thomas R Frieden
    Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, GA 30333, USA
    Am J Public Health 100:590-5. 2010
    ..Implementing interventions at each of the levels can achieve the maximum possible sustained public health benefit...
  2. doi request reprint Reducing childhood obesity through policy change: acting now to prevent obesity
    Thomas R Frieden
    Centers for Disease Control and Prevention CDC, Atlanta, Georgia, USA
    Health Aff (Millwood) 29:357-63. 2010
    ..There is emerging evidence on how to address childhood obesity, but we must take action now to begin to reverse the epidemic...
  3. ncbi request reprint The global tuberculosis situation. Progress and problems in the 20th century, prospects for the 21st century
    J Peter Cegielski
    Division of Tuberculosis Elimination, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, Georgia, USA
    Infect Dis Clin North Am 16:1-58. 2002
    ..Still, recent developments in immunology, biochemistry, and molecular biology suggest that new knowledge and tools are just around the corner. These will enhance the ability to conquer this microbe by the end of the current century...
  4. doi request reprint Maximizing infection prevention in the next decade: defining the unacceptable
    Thomas 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...
  5. ncbi request reprint Malaria surveillance--United States, 2009
    Sonja Mali
    Division of Parasitic Diseases, Center for Global Health, Atlanta, GA 30341, USA
    MMWR Surveill Summ 60:1-15. 2011
    ..Malaria surveillance is conducted to identify episodes of local transmission and to guide prevention recommendations for travelers...
  6. ncbi request reprint Seasonality of tuberculosis in India: is it real and what does it tell us?
    Lorna E Thorpe
    Division of Tuberculosis Elimination, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta GA, USA
    Lancet 364:1613-4. 2004
    ..General health-seeking behaviour artifact was ruled out. Seasonality was highest in paediatric cases, suggesting variation in recent transmission...