Robert C Holman

Summary

Affiliation: Centers for Disease Control and Prevention
Country: USA

Publications

  1. pmc Disparities in infectious disease hospitalizations for American Indian/ Alaska Native people
    Robert C Holman
    Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, National Center for Emerging and Zoonotic Infectious Diseases, Division of High Consequence Pathogens and Pathology, 1600 Clifton Rd NE, MS A 39, Atlanta, GA 30333, USA
    Public Health Rep 126:508-21. 2011
  2. pmc Racial/ethnic differences in the incidence of Kawasaki syndrome among children in Hawaii
    Robert C Holman
    Division of Viral and Rickettsial Diseases, National Center for Emerging and Zoonotic Infectious Diseases, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, US Department of Health and Human Services, Atlanta, Georgia 30333, USA
    Hawaii Med J 69:194-7. 2010
  3. pmc Human prion diseases in the United States
    Robert C Holman
    Division of Viral and Rickettsial Diseases, National Center for Zoonotic, Vector Borne and Enteric Diseases, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention CDC, U S Department of Health and Human Services USDHHS, Atlanta, Georgia, United States of America
    PLoS ONE 5:e8521. 2010
  4. doi request reprint Hospitalizations for Kawasaki syndrome among children in the United States, 1997-2007
    Robert C Holman
    Division of Viral and Rickettsial Diseases, National Center for Emerging and Zoonotic Infectious Diseases, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, U S Department of Health and Human Services, Atlanta, GA 30333, USA
    Pediatr Infect Dis J 29:483-8. 2010
  5. ncbi request reprint Kawasaki syndrome in Hawaii
    Robert C Holman
    Office of the Director, Division of Viral and Rickettsial Diseases, National Center for Infectious Diseases, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, U S Department of Health and Human Services, Atlanta, GA, USA
    Pediatr Infect Dis J 24:429-33. 2005
  6. ncbi request reprint Infectious disease hospitalizations among American Indian and Alaska native infants
    Robert C Holman
    Division of Viral and Rickettsial Diseases DVRD, National Center for Infectious Diseases NCID, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention CDC, US Department of Health and Human Services, Atlanta, Georgia 30333, USA
    Pediatrics 111:E176-82. 2003
  7. doi request reprint Impact of rotavirus vaccine on diarrhea-associated disease burden among American Indian and Alaska Native children
    Rishi Desai
    Division of Viral Diseases, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, Georgia 30333, USA
    Pediatrics 129:e907-13. 2012
  8. ncbi request reprint Lower respiratory tract infections among american Indian and Alaska Native children and the general population of U.S. Children
    Angela J Peck
    Respiratory and Enteric Viruses Branch, Division of Viral and Rickettsial Diseases, National Center for Infectious Diseases, Atlanta, GA, USA
    Pediatr Infect Dis J 24:342-51. 2005
  9. doi request reprint Infectious disease hospitalizations among infants in the United States
    Krista L Yorita
    Division of Viral and Rickettsial Diseases, National Center for Zoonotic, Vector Borne, and Enteric Diseases, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Mail Stop A 39, Atlanta, GA 30333, USA
    Pediatrics 121:244-52. 2008
  10. pmc The relationship between in-home water service and the risk of respiratory tract, skin, and gastrointestinal tract infections among rural Alaska natives
    Thomas W Hennessy
    Arctic Investigations Program, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Anchorage, AK, USA
    Am J Public Health 98:2072-8. 2008

Detail Information

Publications81

  1. pmc Disparities in infectious disease hospitalizations for American Indian/ Alaska Native people
    Robert C Holman
    Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, National Center for Emerging and Zoonotic Infectious Diseases, Division of High Consequence Pathogens and Pathology, 1600 Clifton Rd NE, MS A 39, Atlanta, GA 30333, USA
    Public Health Rep 126:508-21. 2011
    ..We described disparities in infectious disease (ID) hospitalizations for American Indian/Alaska Native (AI/AN) people...
  2. pmc Racial/ethnic differences in the incidence of Kawasaki syndrome among children in Hawaii
    Robert C Holman
    Division of Viral and Rickettsial Diseases, National Center for Emerging and Zoonotic Infectious Diseases, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, US Department of Health and Human Services, Atlanta, Georgia 30333, USA
    Hawaii Med J 69:194-7. 2010
    ..To describe the occurrence of Kawasaki syndrome (KS) among different racial/ethnic groups in Hawaii...
  3. pmc Human prion diseases in the United States
    Robert C Holman
    Division of Viral and Rickettsial Diseases, National Center for Zoonotic, Vector Borne and Enteric Diseases, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention CDC, U S Department of Health and Human Services USDHHS, Atlanta, Georgia, United States of America
    PLoS ONE 5:e8521. 2010
    ..This study describes the occurrence and epidemiology of CJD and vCJD in the United States...
  4. doi request reprint Hospitalizations for Kawasaki syndrome among children in the United States, 1997-2007
    Robert C Holman
    Division of Viral and Rickettsial Diseases, National Center for Emerging and Zoonotic Infectious Diseases, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, U S Department of Health and Human Services, Atlanta, GA 30333, USA
    Pediatr Infect Dis J 29:483-8. 2010
    ..The present study describes the rate and trends of childhood hospitalizations with Kawasaki syndrome (KS) in the United States...
  5. ncbi request reprint Kawasaki syndrome in Hawaii
    Robert C Holman
    Office of the Director, Division of Viral and Rickettsial Diseases, National Center for Infectious Diseases, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, U S Department of Health and Human Services, Atlanta, GA, USA
    Pediatr Infect Dis J 24:429-33. 2005
    ..To describe the incidence and epidemiology of Kawasaki syndrome (KS) in Hawaii...
  6. ncbi request reprint Infectious disease hospitalizations among American Indian and Alaska native infants
    Robert C Holman
    Division of Viral and Rickettsial Diseases DVRD, National Center for Infectious Diseases NCID, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention CDC, US Department of Health and Human Services, Atlanta, Georgia 30333, USA
    Pediatrics 111:E176-82. 2003
    ..To describe the burden and trends in hospitalizations associated with infectious diseases among American Indian and Alaska Native (AI/AN) infants...
  7. doi request reprint Impact of rotavirus vaccine on diarrhea-associated disease burden among American Indian and Alaska Native children
    Rishi Desai
    Division of Viral Diseases, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, Georgia 30333, USA
    Pediatrics 129:e907-13. 2012
    ..To assess vaccine impact, we examined trends in IHS diarrhea-associated hospitalization and outpatient visits among AI/AN children in the pre- and postrotavirus vaccine era...
  8. ncbi request reprint Lower respiratory tract infections among american Indian and Alaska Native children and the general population of U.S. Children
    Angela J Peck
    Respiratory and Enteric Viruses Branch, Division of Viral and Rickettsial Diseases, National Center for Infectious Diseases, Atlanta, GA, USA
    Pediatr Infect Dis J 24:342-51. 2005
    ..This study characterizes and compares LRTI-associated morbidity among American Indian/Alaska Native (AI/AN) children and the general population of U.S. children...
  9. doi request reprint Infectious disease hospitalizations among infants in the United States
    Krista L Yorita
    Division of Viral and Rickettsial Diseases, National Center for Zoonotic, Vector Borne, and Enteric Diseases, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Mail Stop A 39, Atlanta, GA 30333, USA
    Pediatrics 121:244-52. 2008
    ..This study describes the burden and epidemiologic features of infectious disease hospitalizations among infants in the United States...
  10. pmc The relationship between in-home water service and the risk of respiratory tract, skin, and gastrointestinal tract infections among rural Alaska natives
    Thomas W Hennessy
    Arctic Investigations Program, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Anchorage, AK, USA
    Am J Public Health 98:2072-8. 2008
    ..We investigated the relationship between the presence of in-home piped water and wastewater services and hospitalization rates for respiratory tract, skin, and gastrointestinal tract infections in rural Alaska...
  11. doi request reprint Progressive multifocal leukoencephalopathy deaths in the USA, 1979-2005
    Krista L Yorita Christensen
    Division of Viral and Rickettsial Diseases, National Center for Emerging and Zoonotic Infectious Diseases, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, US Department of Health and Human Services, Atlanta, GA 30333, USA
    Neuroepidemiology 35:178-84. 2010
    ..The incidence of PML increased with an increasing incidence of HIV/AIDS. We describe recent trends and the epidemiology of PML-associated death in the era of highly active antiretroviral therapy (HAART)...
  12. ncbi request reprint Hospitalizations associated with rotavirus gastroenteritis in the United States, 1993-2002
    Myrna D Charles
    Respiratory and Enteric Virus Branch, National Center for Infectious Diseases, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, GA 30333, USA
    Pediatr Infect Dis J 25:489-93. 2006
    ..It is a common cause of morbidity and is associated with a high economic burden in developing countries. Prevention of hospitalizations is the primary target of rotavirus vaccines...
  13. ncbi request reprint Severe bronchiolitis and respiratory syncytial virus among young children in Hawaii
    Krista L Yorita
    Division of Viral and Rickettsial Diseases, National Center for Infectious Diseases, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, US Department of Health and Human Services, Atlanta, GA 30333, USA
    Pediatr Infect Dis J 26:1081-8. 2007
    ..Our objective was to describe the incidence and epidemiology of severe bronchiolitis, respiratory syncytial virus (RSV), and pneumonia among children in Hawaii...
  14. pmc Epidemiology of ehrlichiosis and anaplasmosis among American Indians in the United States, 2000-2007
    Arianne M Folkema
    Division of High Consequence Pathogens and Pathology, National Center for Emerging and Zoonotic Infectious Diseases NCEZID, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention CDC, United States
    Am J Trop Med Hyg 87:529-37. 2012
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  15. pmc Analysis of variola and vaccinia virus neutralization assays for smallpox vaccines
    Christine M Hughes
    National Center for Emerging and Zoonotic Infectious Diseases, Division of High Consequence Pathogens and Pathology, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, Georgia, USA
    Clin Vaccine Immunol 19:1116-8. 2012
    ..Third-generation vaccines may rely upon neutralization as a correlate of protection...
  16. ncbi request reprint Respiratory syncytial virus hospitalizations among American Indian and Alaska Native infants and the general United States infant population
    Robert C Holman
    Office of the Director, Division of Viral and Rickettsial Diseases, National Center for Infectious Diseases, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, MS A 39, Atlanta, GA 30333, USA
    Pediatrics 114:e437-44. 2004
    ..To determine the burden of respiratory syncytial virus (RSV) disease among American Indian (AI) and Alaska Native (AN) infants, by examining RSV-associated hospitalizations...
  17. ncbi request reprint Rocky mountain spotted fever in the United States, 1997-2002
    Alice S Chapman
    Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, 1600 Clifton Rd, Atlanta, GA 30033, USA
    Ann N Y Acad Sci 1078:154-5. 2006
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  18. pmc Infectious disease hospitalizations among older American Indian and Alaska Native adults
    Robert C Holman
    Division of Viral and Rickettsial Diseases, National Center for Infectious Diseases NCID, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention CDC, U S Department of Health and Human Services USDHHS, Atlanta, GA 30333, USA
    Public Health Rep 121:674-83. 2006
    ..To assess morbidity and disparities of IDs for older AI/AN adults, this study examined the epidemiology of overall and specific infectious disease hospitalizations among older AI/AN adults...
  19. doi request reprint Infant and maternal risk factors for pertussis-related infant mortality in the United States, 1999 to 2004
    Dana L Haberling
    Division of Viral and Rickettsial Diseases, National Center for Zoonotic, Vector Borne, and Enteric Diseases, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, GA 30333, USA
    Pediatr Infect Dis J 28:194-8. 2009
    ..Infants aged <12 months have the highest rates of complications and death from pertussis of any age group. Factors that increase the risk of pertussis-related death in infants are not well defined...
  20. ncbi request reprint Epidemiology of hospitalizations associated with ulcers, gastric cancers, and Helicobacter pylori infection among American Indian and Alaska Native persons
    Linda J Demma
    Division of Foodborne, Bacterial, and Mycotic Diseases, National Center for Zoonotic, Vector Borne, and Enteric Diseases, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, Georgia 30333, USA
    Am J Trop Med Hyg 78:811-8. 2008
    ..The AI/AN persons living in the Alaska region and those >or= 65 years old had the highest rates of hospitalizations that listed ulcer-associated conditions, gastric cancers, MALT lymphoma, and H. pylori as a discharge diagnosis...
  21. ncbi request reprint Kawasaki syndrome hospitalizations in the United States, 1997 and 2000
    Robert C Holman
    Division of Viral and Rickettsial Diseases, National Center for Infectious Diseases, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, US Department of Health and Human Services, Atlanta, Georgia 30333, USA
    Pediatrics 112:495-501. 2003
    ..To estimate the incidence and describe the epidemiologic characteristics of Kawasaki syndrome (KS) among children in the United States...
  22. ncbi request reprint Infectious disease hospitalizations among older adults in the United States from 1990 through 2002
    Aaron T Curns
    Office of the Director, Division of Viral and Rickettsial Diseases, National Center for Infectious Diseases, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, US Department of Health and Human Services, Atlanta, GA 30333, USA
    Arch Intern Med 165:2514-20. 2005
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  23. pmc Evaluation of seasonal patterns of Kawasaki syndrome- and rotavirus-associated hospitalizations in California and New York, 2000-2005
    Adam MacNeil
    Division of Viral and Rickettsial Diseases, National Center for Zoonotic, Vector Borne and Enteric Diseases, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, US Department of Health and Human Services, Atlanta, GA, USA
    BMC Pediatr 9:65. 2009
    ..Kawasaki Syndrome (KS) is an uncommon childhood disease with unknown etiology. It has been suggested that rotavirus infection may play a causative role in the development of KS...
  24. doi request reprint Infectious disease hospitalizations in the United States
    Krista L Yorita Christensen
    Division of Viral and Rickettsial Diseases, National Center for Zoonotic, Vector Borne, and Enteric Diseases, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, U S Department of Health and Human Services, Rockville, Maryland, USA
    Clin Infect Dis 49:1025-35. 2009
    ..Infectious diseases (IDs) cause widespread morbidity and mortality. We describe the epidemiology of ID hospitalizations in the United States with use of a nationally representative database...
  25. pmc Trends in clinical diagnoses of Rocky Mountain spotted fever among American Indians, 2001-2008
    Arianne M Folkema
    Division of High Consequence Pathogens and Pathology, and Division of Vector Borne Diseases, National Center for Emerging and Zoonotic Infectious Diseases, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, Georgia, USA
    Am J Trop Med Hyg 86:152-8. 2012
    ..005), likely linked to the emergence of brown dog ticks as an RMSF vector in eastern Arizona. It is important to continue monitoring RMSF infection to inform public health interventions that target RMSF reduction in high-risk populations...
  26. pmc Trends in hospitalizations for peptic ulcer disease, United States, 1998-2005
    Lydia B Feinstein
    Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, Georgia 30333, USA
    Emerg Infect Dis 16:1410-8. 2010
    ..The age-adjusted H. pylori hospitalization rate also decreased. The decrease in PUD hospitalization rates suggests that the incidence of complications caused by H. pylori infection has declined...
  27. doi request reprint Pertussis-associated hospitalizations in American Indian and Alaska Native infants
    Trudy V Murphy
    Office of the Director, Division of Bacterial Diseases, National Center for Immunization and Respiratory Diseases, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, GA 30333, USA
    J Pediatr 152:839-43. 2008
    ..To investigate the burden of pertussis in American Indian and Alaska Native (AI/AN) infants...
  28. ncbi request reprint National surveillance and the epidemiology of human Q fever in the United States, 1978-2004
    Jennifer H McQuiston
    Viral and Rickettsial Zoonoses Branch and Office of the Director, Division of Viral and Rickettsial Diseases, National Center for Infectious Diseases, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, Georgia 30333, USA
    Am J Trop Med Hyg 75:36-40. 2006
    ..Since Q fever became reportable, case reports have increased by more than 250%. Surveillance for Q fever is essential to establish the distribution and magnitude of disease and to complement U.S. bioterrorism preparedness activities...
  29. ncbi request reprint Venous thromboembolism hospitalizations among American Indians and Alaska Natives
    W Craig Hooper
    Hematologic Disease Branch, Division of AIDS, STD, and TB Laboratory Research, National Center for Infectious Diseases, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, US Department of Health and Human Services, Atlanta, GA 30333, USA
    Thromb Res 108:273-8. 2002
    ..2 per 100,000) and lowest in the Alaska region (16.1 per 100,000). These data indicate that the overall VTE rate for AI/ANs may not have only decreased, but appears lower than the reported rate for Caucasians...
  30. ncbi request reprint Rocky Mountain spotted fever in the United States, 1997-2002
    Alice S Chapman
    Viral and Rickettsial Zoonoses Branch, Division of Viral and Rickettsial Diseases, National Center for Infectious Diseases, Epidemic Intelligence Service, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, Georgia 30333, USA
    Vector Borne Zoonotic Dis 6:170-8. 2006
    ..Continued national surveillance is needed to assess the effectiveness of prevention efforts and early treatment in decreasing severe morbidity and mortality associated with RMSF...
  31. ncbi request reprint Kawasaki syndrome and risk factors for coronary artery abnormalities: United States, 1994-2003
    Ermias D Belay
    Division of Viral and Rickettsial Diseases, National Center for Infectious Diseases, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, GA, USA
    Pediatr Infect Dis J 25:245-9. 2006
    ..Kawasaki syndrome (KS) causes significant morbidity among children in the United States and other countries and can result in a range of cardiac and noncardiac complications...
  32. pmc Kawasaki syndrome hospitalizations and associated costs in the United States
    Ermias D Belay
    Division of Viral and Rickettsial Diseases, National Center for Infectious Diseases, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, 1600 Clifton Road, MS A 39, Atlanta, GA 30333, USA
    Public Health Rep 118:464-9. 2003
    ..To describe the epidemiologic characteristics of patients hospitalized with Kawasaki syndrome (KS) and estimate associated costs in the United States, using a large national hospital discharge dataset...
  33. ncbi request reprint Amyotrophic lateral sclerosis mortality in the United States, 1979-2001
    James J Sejvar
    Division of Viral and Rickettsial Diseases, National Center for Infectious Diseases, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, GA 30333, USA
    Neuroepidemiology 25:144-52. 2005
    ..This study provides information for further studies to examine the epidemiology and risk factors associated with ALS...
  34. doi request reprint Dog bite injuries among American Indian and Alaska Native children
    Adam Bjork
    Epidemic Intelligence Service, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, GA, USA
    J Pediatr 162:1270-5. 2013
    ..To examine dog bites among American Indian (AI) and Alaska Native (AN) children visiting Indian Health Service and tribal health facilities...
  35. ncbi request reprint Kawasaki syndrome and factors associated with coronary artery abnormalities in California
    Laura S Callinan
    Division of High Consequence Pathogens and Pathology, National Center for Emerging and Zoonotic Infectious Diseases, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, GA, USA
    Pediatr Infect Dis J 31:894-8. 2012
    ..Understanding the epidemiology of KS and factors associated with coronary artery abnormalities (CAA) may lead to timely diagnosis and treatment of KS and could limit CAA...
  36. doi request reprint Risk factors for diarrhea-associated infant mortality in the United States, 2005-2007
    Jason M Mehal
    Division of High Consequence Pathogens and Pathology, National Center for Emerging and Zoonotic Infectious Diseases, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, GA 30333, USA
    Pediatr Infect Dis J 31:717-21. 2012
    ..Diarrhea-associated deaths among US children increased from the mid-1980s through 2006, particularly among infants. Understanding risk factors for diarrhea-associated death could improve prevention strategies...
  37. doi request reprint Methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus-associated hospitalizations among the American Indian and Alaska native population
    Kathy K Byrd
    Epidemic Intelligence Service, Division of Applied Public Health Training, Epidemiology Program Office, United States Department of Health and Human Services USDHHS, Atlanta, GA, USA
    Clin Infect Dis 49:1009-15. 2009
    ..We describe MRSA-associated hospitalizations among the approximately 1.6 million AI/ANs who receive care at Indian Health Service health care facilities nationwide...
  38. ncbi request reprint Increasing incidence of Rocky Mountain spotted fever among the American Indian population in the United States
    Robert C Holman
    National Center for Zoonotic, Vectorborne, and Enteric Diseases, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, Georgia 30333, USA
    Am J Trop Med Hyg 80:601-5. 2009
    ..Education about tick-borne disease and prevention measures should be addressed for high-risk American Indian populations...
  39. ncbi request reprint Epidemiology of human ehrlichiosis and anaplasmosis in the United States, 2001-2002
    Linda J Demma
    Viral and Rickettsial Zoonoses Branch and Office of the Director, Division of Viral and Rickettsial Diseases, National Center for Infectious Diseases, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, Georgia 30333, USA
    Am J Trop Med Hyg 73:400-9. 2005
    ..Continued and improved surveillance activities will progressively reinforce our understanding and awareness of these newly recognized zoonotic infections...
  40. ncbi request reprint Rocky mountain spotted fever hospitalizations among American Indians
    Linda J Demma
    Division of Viral and Rickettsial Diseases, National Center for Infectious Diseases, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, Georgia 30333, USA
    Am J Trop Med Hyg 75:537-41. 2006
    ....
  41. ncbi request reprint Diarrhea- and rotavirus-associated hospitalizations among children less than 5 years of age: United States, 1997 and 2000
    Mark A Malek
    Respiratory and Enteric Viruses Branch, National Center for Infectious Diseases, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, GA 30333, USA
    Pediatrics 117:1887-92. 2006
    ..Estimates of the burden of severe rotavirus disease, particularly hospitalizations, will help evaluate the potential benefits of a national rotavirus immunization program...
  42. ncbi request reprint Necrotising enterocolitis hospitalisations among neonates in the United States
    Robert C Holman
    Division of Viral and Rickettsial Diseases, National Center for Infectious Diseases, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, U S Department of Health and Human Services, Atlanta, GA 30333, USA
    Paediatr Perinat Epidemiol 20:498-506. 2006
    ..NEC accounts for substantial morbidity; thus, the development of prevention strategies and effective therapies continues to be an important issue...
  43. ncbi request reprint Trends in hospitalizations for pneumonia among persons aged 65 years or older in the United States, 1988-2002
    Alicia M Fry
    Respiratory and Enteric Viruses Branch, Division of Viral and Rickettsial Diseases, National Center for Infectious Diseases, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, GA 30333, USA
    JAMA 294:2712-9. 2005
    ..Pneumonia causes significant mortality and morbidity among persons aged 65 years or older. However, few studies have explored trends according to age groups, which may affect intervention strategies...
  44. ncbi request reprint Kawasaki syndrome in Denmark
    Thea K Fischer
    Respiratory and Enteric Viruses Branch, Division of Viral and Rickettsial Diseases DVRD, National Center for Infectious Diseases NCID, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention CDC, Atlanta, GA, USA
    Pediatr Infect Dis J 26:411-5. 2007
    ..To describe the epidemiologic characteristics of Kawasaki syndrome (KS) and to estimate national KS incidence rates among children in Denmark...
  45. doi request reprint Amyotrophic lateral sclerosis/motor neuron disease deaths in the United States, 1999-2009
    Jason M Mehal
    Division of High Consequence Pathogens and Pathology, National Center for Emerging and Zoonotic Infectious Diseases, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, 1600 Clifton Road NE, Atlanta, GA 30333, USA
    Amyotroph Lateral Scler Frontotemporal Degener 14:346-52. 2013
    ..Continued monitoring of ALS/MND mortality data and additional epidemiological studies will be important to further elucidate these epidemiological trends...
  46. doi request reprint Baseline estimates of diarrhea-associated mortality among United States children before rotavirus vaccine introduction
    Douglas H Esposito
    Division of Viral Diseases, National Center for Immunization and Respiratory Diseases, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, GA 30333, USA
    Pediatr Infect Dis J 30:942-7. 2011
    ..We examined diarrhea-associated mortality among young US children from 1992 to 2006 to establish baseline estimates through which the effect of rotavirus vaccines, introduced in 2006, can be assessed...
  47. ncbi request reprint Kawasaki syndrome hospitalizations in Ireland, 1996 through 2000
    Maureen Lynch
    Respiratory and Enteric Viruses Branch, Division of Viral and Ricksettial Diseases, National Center for Infectious Diseases, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention US DHHS, Atlanta, GA, USA
    Pediatr Infect Dis J 22:959-63. 2003
    ..To describe the epidemiologic characteristics and estimate the incidence of Kawasaki syndrome (KS) among children in Ireland...
  48. ncbi request reprint An evaluation of hospitalizations for Kawasaki syndrome in Georgia
    Robert V Gibbons
    Division for Viral and Rickettsial Diseases, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Mail Stop A 39, 1600 Clifton Rd NE, Atlanta, GA 30333, USA
    Arch Pediatr Adolesc Med 156:492-6. 2002
    ..To evaluate and describe the epidemiologic characteristics of Kawasaki syndrome (KS) hospitalizations in Georgia...
  49. pmc The Incidence of Molluscum contagiosum among American Indians and Alaska Natives
    Mary G Reynolds
    Poxvirus and Rabies Branch, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention CDC, Atlanta, GA, USA
    PLoS ONE 4:e5255. 2009
    ..This population was selected because of the comprehensiveness and quality of available data describing utilization of out-patient services...
  50. ncbi request reprint Viral meningitis-associated hospitalizations in the United States, 1988-1999
    Nino Khetsuriani
    Respiratory and Enteric Viruses Branch, Division of Viral and Rickettsial Diseases, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, GA 30333, USA
    Neuroepidemiology 22:345-52. 2003
    ..3 billion for the 5-year period. In summary, viral meningitis remains an important cause of morbidity and financial burden and merits efforts to improve diagnostic, treatment, and prevention options...
  51. doi request reprint Parkinson's disease among American Indians and Alaska natives: a nationwide prevalence study
    Paul H Gordon
    Indian Health Service, U S Department of Health and Human Services, Northern Navajo Medical Center, Shiprock, New Mexico 87420, USA
    Mov Disord 27:1456-9. 2012
    ..The objective of this study was to determine the prevalence of Parkinson's disease (PD) among American Indian and Alaska Native (AI/AN) people...
  52. pmc Community survey after rabies outbreaks, Flagstaff, Arizona, USA
    Andrea M McCollum
    Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, Georgia 30333, USA
    Emerg Infect Dis 18:932-8. 2012
    ..These results will be useful to communities experiencing rabies outbreaks as well as those at current risk...
  53. pmc Determinants for autopsy after unexplained deaths possibly resulting from infectious causes, United States
    Lindy Liu
    Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, Georgia 30333, USA
    Emerg Infect Dis 18:549-55. 2012
    ....
  54. pmc Fatal Rocky Mountain spotted fever in the United States, 1999-2007
    F Scott Dahlgren
    Rickettsial Zoonoses Branch, Division of Vectorborne Infectious Diseases, National Center for Emerging and Zoonotic Infectious Disease, Atlanta, Georgia, USA
    Am J Trop Med Hyg 86:713-9. 2012
    ..4). Delaying treatment of RMSF was also associated with increased deaths. These results may indicate a gap between recommendations and practice...
  55. pmc Rocky mountain spotted fever in the United States, 2000-2007: interpreting contemporary increases in incidence
    John J Openshaw
    Division of Viral and Rickettsial Diseases, National Center of Zoonotic, Vector Borne, and Enteric Diseases, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, GA, USA
    Am J Trop Med Hyg 83:174-82. 2010
    ..2% to 0.3%. The decreasing proportion of confirmed cases and cases with fatal outcome suggests that changes in diagnostic and surveillance practices may be influencing the observed increase in reported incidence rates...
  56. ncbi request reprint Seasonal trends of human parainfluenza viral infections: United States, 1990-2004
    Alicia M Fry
    Respiratory and Enteric Viruses Branch, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, GA, USA
    Clin Infect Dis 43:1016-22. 2006
    ..Human parainfluenza viruses (HPIVs) are important causes of upper and lower respiratory tract illness among children and adults...
  57. pmc Spectrum of infection and risk factors for human monkeypox, United States, 2003
    Mary G Reynolds
    Poxvirus and Rabies Branch, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, Georgia 30333, USA
    Emerg Infect Dis 13:1332-9. 2007
    ..0, 95% CI 1.2-13.4). These findings demonstrate that human MPXV infection is associated with handling of MPXV-infected animals and suggest that exposure to excretions and secretions of infected animals can result in infection...
  58. doi request reprint Evaluation of knowledge, attitudes, and practices of deer owners following identification of a cluster of captive deer with rabies in Pennsylvania in July 2010
    Danielle M Tack
    Division of High Consequence Pathogens and Pathology, National Center for Emerging and Zoonotic Infectious Diseases, CDC, Atlanta, GA 30333, USA
    J Am Vet Med Assoc 242:1279-85. 2013
    ..To evaluate knowledge, attitudes, and practices of deer owners following identification of a cluster of captive deer with rabies as an aid for the development of rabies prevention educational materials...
  59. ncbi request reprint Risk factors for bronchiolitis-associated deaths among infants in the United States
    Robert C Holman
    Respiratory and Enteric Viruses Branch, Division of Viral and Ricksettial Diseases, National Center for Infectious Diseases, Center for Disease Control and Prevention DHHS, Atlanta, GA 30333, USA
    Pediatr Infect Dis J 22:483-90. 2003
    ..Risk factors for bronchiolitis deaths have not been described on a national level. We examined the epidemiology of and identified risk factors for bronchiolitis-associated deaths among infants in the United States...
  60. ncbi request reprint Temporal and geographic trends of rotavirus activity in the United States, 1997-2004
    Reina M Turcios
    Respiratory and Enteric Viruses Branch, National Center for Infectious Diseases, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, Georgia 30333, USA
    Pediatr Infect Dis J 25:451-4. 2006
    ..NRVESS permits a gross assessment of RV geographic and temporal trends in the United States, but underscores the need for additional assessment mechanisms...
  61. doi request reprint Analysis of potential risk factors associated with nonresponse to initial intravenous immunoglobulin treatment among Kawasaki disease patients in Japan
    Ritei Uehara
    The Division of Viral and Rickettsial Diseases, National Center for Zoonotic Vector Borne and Enteric Diseases, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, GA 30333, USA
    Pediatr Infect Dis J 27:155-60. 2008
    ..Some Kawasaki disease (KD) patients do not respond to initial treatment with intravenous immunoglobulin (IVIG). The purpose of this study was to determine potential risk factors associated with IVIG nonresponse among KD patients in Japan...
  62. doi request reprint Viral respiratory infections in hospitalized and community control children in Alaska
    Rosalyn J Singleton
    Alaska Native Tribal Health Consortium, Anchorage, Alaska
    J Med Virol 82:1282-90. 2010
    ..Rhinovirus and adenovirus were detected in two-thirds of hospitalized children, but their frequent detection in control children made their role in respiratory hospitalization uncertain...
  63. doi request reprint Trends in otitis media and myringtomy with tube placement among American Indian/Alaska native children and the US general population of children
    Rosalyn J Singleton
    Alaska Native Tribal Health Consortium, Anchorage, AK, USA
    Pediatr Infect Dis J 28:102-7. 2009
    ..Otitis media (OM) morbidity in American Indian and Alaska Native (AI/AN) children is historically higher than that in other US children...
  64. doi request reprint Risk factors for lower respiratory tract infection death among infants in the United States, 1999-2004
    Rosalyn J Singleton
    Alaska Native Tribal Health Consortium, Anchorage, Alaska, USA
    Pediatrics 124:e768-76. 2009
    ..To describe maternal and birth-related risk factors associated with lower respiratory tract infection (LRTI) deaths among infants...
  65. ncbi request reprint Asthma hospitalizations among American Indian and Alaska Native people and for the general US population
    Rosalyn J Singleton
    Alaska Native Tribal Health Consortium, Anchorage, AK, USA
    Chest 130:1554-62. 2006
    ..In this study, we examined and compared hospitalization rates for AI/AN populations and the general population in the United States...
  66. ncbi request reprint Diarrhea-associated hospitalizations and outpatient visits among American Indian and Alaska Native children younger than five years of age, 2000-2004
    Rosalyn J Singleton
    Alaska Native Tribal Health Consortium, Anchorage, AK, USA
    Pediatr Infect Dis J 26:1006-13. 2007
    ..S. population of children, although diarrhea-associated hospitalization rates have declined among AI/AN children...
  67. doi request reprint Unexplained death due to possible infectious diseases in infants-United States, 2006
    Christopher A Taylor
    Epidemic Intelligence Service, Division of Applied Sciences, Scientific Education and Professional Development Program Office, Office of Surveillance, Epidemiology, and Laboratory Services, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, GA 30341, USA
    J Pediatr 162:195-201.e3. 2013
    ..To quantify and examine factors related to unexplained death due to possible infectious causes (UDPIC) in infants and to analyze the associations between these factors in unexplained deaths and infants with fatal and nonfatal outcomes...
  68. doi request reprint Myocardial injury and bacterial pneumonia contribute to the pathogenesis of fatal influenza B virus infection
    Christopher D Paddock
    Infectious Diseases Pathology Branch, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, GA, USA
    J Infect Dis 205:895-905. 2012
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  69. ncbi request reprint National surveillance for the human ehrlichioses in the United States, 1997-2001, and proposed methods for evaluation of data quality
    Stacy L Gardner
    Department of Epidemiology, Rollins School of Public Health, Emory University, Atlanta, Georgia 30333, USA
    Ann N Y Acad Sci 990:80-9. 2003
    ..Methods are proposed for evaluating the quality and representativeness of HME and HGE surveillance data, using well-established surveillance systems for Rocky Mountain spotted fever and Lyme disease...
  70. ncbi request reprint Outpatient and hospital visits associated with otitis media among American Indian and Alaska native children younger than 5 years
    Aaron T Curns
    Office of the Director, Division of Viral and Rickettsial Diseases, National Center for Infectious Diseases, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, US Department of Health and Human Services, Atlanta, Georgia 30333, USA
    Pediatrics 109:E41-1. 2002
    ..To describe the burden of otitis media (OM) among American Indian and Alaska Native (AI/AN) children...
  71. ncbi request reprint Epidemiology of cat-scratch disease hospitalizations among children in the United States
    Mary G Reynolds
    Viral and Rickettsial Zoonoses Branch, Division of Viral and Rickettsial Diseases, National Center for Infectious Diseases, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, U S Department of Health and Human Services, Atlanta, GA 30333, USA
    Pediatr Infect Dis J 24:700-4. 2005
    ..Infections can, however, be accompanied by focal or diffuse inflammatory responses (atypical CSD) involving neurologic, organ (liver/spleen), lymphatic or skeletal systems...
  72. doi request reprint Infection control practices and zoonotic disease risks among veterinarians in the United States
    Jennifer G Wright
    Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Coordinating Center for Infectious Diseases, 1600 Clifton Rd, Atlanta, GA 30333, USA
    J Am Vet Med Assoc 232:1863-72. 2008
    ..Gender differences may influence personal choices for ICPs. Provision of information and training on ICPs and establishment of written infection control policies could be effective means of improving ICPs in veterinary practices...
  73. ncbi request reprint Burden of encephalitis-associated hospitalizations in the United States, 1988-1997
    Nino Khetsuriani
    Respiratory and Enteric Viruses Branch, Division of Viral and Rickettsial Diseases, National Center for Infectious Diseases, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, GA 30333, USA
    Clin Infect Dis 35:175-82. 2002
    ..The average cost of an encephalitis-associated hospitalization, as determined by the Healthcare Cost and Utilization Project for 1997, was $28,151, for an annual national cost of hospitalization of $650 million...
  74. ncbi request reprint Clinical manifestations of human monkeypox influenced by route of infection
    Mary G Reynolds
    Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Division of Viral and Rickettsial Diseases, Atlanta, GA 30333, USA
    J Infect Dis 194:773-80. 2006
    ..Transmission of the virus to non-African captive species, including prairie dogs, preceded human disease...
  75. ncbi request reprint Human tissue oversight in hospitals: an AABB survey
    Matthew J Kuehnert
    Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, GA 30333, USA
    Transfusion 47:194-200. 2007
    ..The Joint Commission on Accreditation of Healthcare Organizations (JCAHO) implemented new storage and issuance tissue standards for hospital oversight as of July 1, 2005. This study sought to survey hospital tissue responsibilities...
  76. doi request reprint Pathology and pathogenesis of fatal Bordetella pertussis infection in infants
    Christopher D Paddock
    Infectious Disease Pathology Branch, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, Georgia 30333, USA
    Clin Infect Dis 47:328-38. 2008
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  77. pmc Evaluation of smallpox vaccines using variola neutralization
    Inger K Damon
    Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, National Center for Zoonotic, Vector Borne, and Enteric Diseases, Division of Viral and Rickettsial Diseases, Atlanta, GA 30333, USA
    J Gen Virol 90:1962-6. 2009
    ..Here, we provide characterization of the ability of a modified vaccinia virus Ankara vaccine to induce variola virus-neutralizing antibodies, and we provide comparison with the neutralization elicited by standard Dryvax vaccination...
  78. ncbi request reprint Human monkeypox
    Mary G Reynolds
    Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, National Center for Infectious Diseases, Atlanta, GA 30333, USA
    Lancet Infect Dis 4:604-5; discussion 605. 2004
  79. doi request reprint Rickettsia parkeri rickettsiosis and its clinical distinction from Rocky Mountain spotted fever
    Christopher D Paddock
    Infectious Diseases Pathology Branch, Mailstop G 32, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, 1600 Clifton Rd, Atlanta, GA 30333, USA
    Clin Infect Dis 47:1188-96. 2008
    ..parkeri and comment on distinctions between R. parkeri rickettsiosis and other United States rickettsioses...
  80. ncbi request reprint Assessing the magnitude of fatal Rocky Mountain spotted fever in the United States: comparison of two national data sources
    Christopher D Paddock
    Viral and Rickettsial Zoonoses Branch, and Office of the Director, Division of Viral and Rickettsial Diseases, National Center for Infectious Diseases, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, Georgia 30333, USA
    Am J Trop Med Hyg 67:349-54. 2002
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  81. pmc Knowledge of bat rabies and human exposure among United States cavers
    Robert V Gibbons
    Rabies Section, Viral and Ricksettial Zoonoses Branch, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, 1600 Clifton Road, Atlanta, GA 30333, USA
    Emerg Infect Dis 8:532-4. 2002
    ..An under-appreciation of the risk for rabies from bat bites may explain the preponderance of human rabies viruses caused by variant strains associated with bats in the United States...