Aron J Hall

Summary

Affiliation: Centers for Disease Control and Prevention
Country: USA

Publications

  1. pmc Norovirus disease in the United States
    Aron J Hall
    Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, Georgia 30333, USA
    Emerg Infect Dis 19:1198-205. 2013
  2. pmc Acute gastroenteritis surveillance through the National Outbreak Reporting System, United States
    Aron J Hall
    Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, Georgia 30333, USA
    Emerg Infect Dis 19:1305-9. 2013
  3. pmc Epidemiology of foodborne norovirus outbreaks, United States, 2001-2008
    Aron J Hall
    Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, Georgia 30333, USA
    Emerg Infect Dis 18:1566-73. 2012
  4. doi request reprint The roles of Clostridium difficile and norovirus among gastroenteritis-associated deaths in the United States, 1999-2007
    Aron J Hall
    Division of Viral Diseases, National Center for Immunization and Respiratory Diseases, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, 1600 Clifton Rd NE, Atlanta, GA 30333, USA
    Clin Infect Dis 55:216-23. 2012
  5. doi request reprint Multiclonal outbreak of methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus infections on a collegiate football team
    A J Hall
    Epidemic Intelligence Service, Office of Workforce and Career Development, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, GA, USA
    Epidemiol Infect 137:85-93. 2009
  6. pmc Incidence of acute gastroenteritis and role of norovirus, Georgia, USA, 2004-2005
    Aron J Hall
    Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, Georgia 30333, USA
    Emerg Infect Dis 17:1381-8. 2011
  7. ncbi request reprint Patterns of abuse among unintentional pharmaceutical overdose fatalities
    Aron J Hall
    Epidemic Intelligence Service, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, Georgia 30333, USA
    JAMA 300:2613-20. 2008
  8. pmc Novel Corynebacterium diphtheriae in domestic cats
    Aron J Hall
    Division of Viral Diseases, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, 1600 Clifton Rd NE, Mailstop A47, Atlanta, GA 30333, USA
    Emerg Infect Dis 16:688-91. 2010
  9. doi request reprint Fatal all-terrain vehicle crashes: injury types and alcohol use
    Aron J Hall
    Epidemic Intelligence Service, CDC, Atlanta, Georgia, USA
    Am J Prev Med 36:311-6. 2009
  10. ncbi request reprint Norovirus and medically attended gastroenteritis in U.S. children
    Daniel C Payne
    Epidemiology Branch, Division of Viral Diseases, National Center for Immunizations and Respiratory Disease, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, GA 30333, USA
    N Engl J Med 368:1121-30. 2013

Detail Information

Publications29

  1. pmc Norovirus disease in the United States
    Aron J Hall
    Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, Georgia 30333, USA
    Emerg Infect Dis 19:1198-205. 2013
    ..These findings support continued development and targeting of appropriate interventions, including vaccines, for norovirus disease...
  2. pmc Acute gastroenteritis surveillance through the National Outbreak Reporting System, United States
    Aron J Hall
    Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, Georgia 30333, USA
    Emerg Infect Dis 19:1305-9. 2013
    ..Data from the first 2 years of surveillance highlight the predominant role of norovirus. The pathogen-specific transmission pathways and exposure settings identified can help inform prevention efforts. ..
  3. pmc Epidemiology of foodborne norovirus outbreaks, United States, 2001-2008
    Aron J Hall
    Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, Georgia 30333, USA
    Emerg Infect Dis 18:1566-73. 2012
    ..Interventions to reduce the frequency of foodborne norovirus outbreaks should focus on food workers and production of produce and shellfish...
  4. doi request reprint The roles of Clostridium difficile and norovirus among gastroenteritis-associated deaths in the United States, 1999-2007
    Aron J Hall
    Division of Viral Diseases, National Center for Immunization and Respiratory Diseases, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, 1600 Clifton Rd NE, Atlanta, GA 30333, USA
    Clin Infect Dis 55:216-23. 2012
    ..We aimed to describe trends in gastroenteritis deaths across all ages in the United States and specifically estimate the contributions of Clostridium difficile and norovirus...
  5. doi request reprint Multiclonal outbreak of methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus infections on a collegiate football team
    A J Hall
    Epidemic Intelligence Service, Office of Workforce and Career Development, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, GA, USA
    Epidemiol Infect 137:85-93. 2009
    ..5, 95% CI 1.1-5.7), and miscellaneous training equipment use (RR 2.1, 95% CI 1.1-4.1). The outbreak was successfully controlled through team education and implementation of improved infection-control practices and hygiene policies...
  6. pmc Incidence of acute gastroenteritis and role of norovirus, Georgia, USA, 2004-2005
    Aron J Hall
    Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, Georgia 30333, USA
    Emerg Infect Dis 17:1381-8. 2011
    ..This study demonstrates that noroviruses are leading causes of AGE among persons seeking medical care...
  7. ncbi request reprint Patterns of abuse among unintentional pharmaceutical overdose fatalities
    Aron J Hall
    Epidemic Intelligence Service, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, Georgia 30333, USA
    JAMA 300:2613-20. 2008
    ..The effect of this pharmacoepidemic has been most pronounced in rural states, including West Virginia, which experienced the nation's largest increase in drug overdose mortality rates during 1999-2004...
  8. pmc Novel Corynebacterium diphtheriae in domestic cats
    Aron J Hall
    Division of Viral Diseases, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, 1600 Clifton Rd NE, Mailstop A47, Atlanta, GA 30333, USA
    Emerg Infect Dis 16:688-91. 2010
    ..Molecular methods distinguished the feline isolates from known C. diphtheriae...
  9. doi request reprint Fatal all-terrain vehicle crashes: injury types and alcohol use
    Aron J Hall
    Epidemic Intelligence Service, CDC, Atlanta, Georgia, USA
    Am J Prev Med 36:311-6. 2009
    ..A comprehensive assessment was conducted of ATV fatalities to provide critical guidance for community interventions and public health policy to prevent further deaths...
  10. ncbi request reprint Norovirus and medically attended gastroenteritis in U.S. children
    Daniel C Payne
    Epidemiology Branch, Division of Viral Diseases, National Center for Immunizations and Respiratory Disease, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, GA 30333, USA
    N Engl J Med 368:1121-30. 2013
    ..Cases of rotavirus-associated acute gastroenteritis have declined since the introduction of rotavirus vaccines, but the burden of norovirus-associated acute gastroenteritis in children remains to be assessed...
  11. doi request reprint Impact of an emergent norovirus variant in 2009 on norovirus outbreak activity in the United States
    Catherine Yen
    Epidemic Intelligence Service Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, Georgia 30333, USA
    Clin Infect Dis 53:568-71. 2011
    ..We collected norovirus outbreak data from 30 states to assess whether this new strain was associated with increased acute gastroenteritis activity. No increase in norovirus outbreaks was observed during the 2009-2010 winter...
  12. pmc Effects and clinical significance of GII.4 Sydney norovirus, United States, 2012-2013
    Eyal Leshem
    Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, Georgia 30333, USA
    Emerg Infect Dis 19:1231-8. 2013
    ..GII.4 Sydney has become the predominant US NoV outbreak strain during the 2012-13 season, but its emergence did not cause outbreak activity to substantially increase from that of previous seasons. ..
  13. ncbi request reprint Clinical characteristics of norovirus-associated deaths: a systematic literature review
    Tarak K Trivedi
    CDC Experience Applied Epidemiology Fellowship, Scientific Education and Professional Development Program Office, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, GA 30333, USA
    Am J Infect Control 41:654-7. 2013
    ..Through a literature review of published reports of deaths associated with norovirus infection, we identified and summarized 158 norovirus-associated deaths in 12 countries from 1988 to 2011. ..
  14. pmc Genotype GI.6 norovirus, United States, 2010-2012
    Eyal Leshem
    Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, Georgia 30333, USA
    Emerg Infect Dis 19:1317-20. 2013
    ..6 norovirus outbreaks in the United States from 1.4% in 2010 to 7.7% in 2012 (p<0.001). Compared with non-GI.6 outbreaks, GI.6 outbreaks were characterized by summer seasonality, foodborne transmission, and non-health care settings. ..
  15. ncbi request reprint Burden of norovirus gastroenteritis in the ambulatory setting--United States, 2001-2009
    Paul A Gastañaduy
    Epidemic Intelligence Service, National Center for Immunization and Respiratory Diseases, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, GA 30333, USA
    J Infect Dis 207:1058-65. 2013
    ..Gastroenteritis remains an important cause of morbidity in the United States. The burden of norovirus gastroenteritis in ambulatory US patients is not well understood...
  16. pmc Severe outcomes are associated with genogroup 2 genotype 4 norovirus outbreaks: a systematic literature review
    Rishi Desai
    Division of Viral Diseases, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, GA 30333, USA
    Clin Infect Dis 55:189-93. 2012
    ..This report reviews published NoV outbreak reports to quantify hospitalization and mortality rates and assess their relationship with outbreak setting, transmission route, and strain...
  17. ncbi request reprint Hospitalizations and mortality associated with norovirus outbreaks in nursing homes, 2009-2010
    Tarak K Trivedi
    Scientific Education and Professional Development Program Office, and Division of Viral Diseases, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, Georgia 30333, USA
    JAMA 308:1668-75. 2012
    ..Norovirus outbreaks are common among vulnerable, elderly populations in US nursing homes...
  18. doi request reprint Disease transmission and passenger behaviors during a high morbidity Norovirus outbreak on a cruise ship, January 2009
    Mary E Wikswo
    National Center for Immunization, and Respiratory Diseases, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, Georgia, USA
    Clin Infect Dis 52:1116-22. 2011
    ..In January 2009, the report of a suspected norovirus outbreak among passengers on a cruise ship prompted an investigation...
  19. ncbi request reprint Outbreaks of acute gastroenteritis transmitted by person-to-person contact--United States, 2009-2010
    Mary E Wikswo
    Division of Viral Diseases, National Center for Immunization and Respiratory Diseases, CDC, 1600 Clifton Rd, NE, MS A 34, Atlanta, GA 30333, USA
    MMWR Surveill Summ 61:1-12. 2012
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  20. doi request reprint Increasing rates of gastroenteritis hospital discharges in US adults and the contribution of norovirus, 1996-2007
    Ben A Lopman
    Division of Viral Diseases, National Center for Immunization and Respiratory Diseases, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, Georgia, USA
    Clin Infect Dis 52:466-74. 2011
    ..We aimed to describe recent trends in gastroenteritis hospitalizations and to determine the contribution of norovirus...
  21. ncbi request reprint Norovirus disease surveillance using Google Internet query share data
    Rishi Desai
    Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, 1600 Clifton Rd NE, MS A34, Atlanta, GA 30333, USA
    Clin Infect Dis 55:e75-8. 2012
    ..70) and regional (R(2) = 0.74) norovirus surveillance data in the United States. IQS data may facilitate rapid identification of norovirus season onset, elevated peak activity, and potential emergence of novel strains...
  22. doi request reprint Transmission of norovirus among NBA players and staff, winter 2010-2011
    Rishi Desai
    Division of Viral Diseases, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, Georgia, USA
    Clin Infect Dis 53:1115-7. 2011
    ..Four of 5 stool specimens from ill players and staff tested positive for norovirus genogroup II. We document evidence of transmission both within teams and, potentially, between teams in 2 instances...
  23. doi request reprint Clostridium perfringens infections initially attributed to norovirus, North Carolina, 2010
    Natalie J M Dailey
    Epidemic Intelligence Service, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, Georgia, USA
    Clin Infect Dis 55:568-70. 2012
    ..This investigation illustrates the importance of considering epidemiologic and laboratory data together when evaluating potential etiologic agents that might require unique control measures...
  24. doi request reprint Environmental transmission of norovirus gastroenteritis
    Ben Lopman
    Division of Viral Diseases, National Center for Immunization and Respiratory Diseases, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, GA, United States
    Curr Opin Virol 2:96-102. 2012
    ..The relative importance of environmental transmission of virus is yet to be fully quantified but is likely to be substantial and is an important feature that complicates control...
  25. doi request reprint A comparison of drug overdose deaths involving methadone and other opioid analgesics in West Virginia
    Leonard J Paulozzi
    National Center for Injury Prevention and Control, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, 4770 Buford Highway NE, Mailstop F 62, Atlanta, GA 30341 3717, USA
    Addiction 104:1541-8. 2009
    ..To describe all people dying from unintentional overdoses of methadone or other opioid analgesics (OOA) in West Virginia in 2006...
  26. ncbi request reprint Likely transmission of norovirus on an airplane, October 2008
    Hannah L Kirking
    Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, Georgia 30333, USA
    Clin Infect Dis 50:1216-21. 2010
    ..An investigation was conducted to determine the cause of the outbreak, assess whether transmission occurred on the airplane, and describe risk factors for transmission...
  27. ncbi request reprint Global prevalence of norovirus in cases of gastroenteritis: a systematic review and meta-analysis
    Sharia M Ahmed
    Division of Viral Diseases, National Center for Immunization and Respiratory Diseases, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, Georgia, USA
    Lancet Infect Dis 14:725-30. 2014
    ..Noroviruses are a leading cause of sporadic cases and outbreaks of acute gastroenteritis across all age groups. We aimed to assess the role of norovirus as a cause of endemic acute gastroenteritis worldwide...
  28. pmc National outbreak of Acanthamoeba keratitis associated with use of a contact lens solution, United States
    Jennifer R Verani
    Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, Georgia 30333, USA
    Emerg Infect Dis 15:1236-42. 2009
    ..Premarket standardized testing of contact lens solutions for activity against Acanthamoeba spp. is warranted...
  29. ncbi request reprint Norovirus outbreak of probable waterborne transmission with high attack rate in a Guatemalan resort
    Wences Arvelo
    US Centers for Disease Control and Prevention Regional Office for Central America and Panama, International Emerging Infections Program, Guatemala City, Guatemala
    J Clin Virol 55:8-11. 2012
    ..In February 2009, a group of Guatemalan school children developed acute gastroenteritis (AGE) after participating in a school excursion...