Timothy H Holtz

Summary

Affiliation: Centers for Disease Control and Prevention
Country: USA

Publications

  1. doi request reprint Prevalence of Treponema pallidum seropositivity and herpes simplex virus type 2 infection in a cohort of men who have sex with men, Bangkok, Thailand, 2006-2010
    T H Holtz
    Thailand Ministry of Public Health US Centers for Disease Control and Prevention Collaboration, DDC7 Building, 4th Floor, Ministry of Public Health Nonthaburi 11000, Thailand
    Int J STD AIDS 23:424-8. 2012
  2. ncbi request reprint Risk factors associated with default from multidrug-resistant tuberculosis treatment, South Africa, 1999-2001
    T H Holtz
    International Research and Programs Branch, Division of Tuberculosis Elimination, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, GA 30333, USA
    Int J Tuberc Lung Dis 10:649-55. 2006
  3. ncbi request reprint Care seeking behaviour and treatment of febrile illness in children aged less than five years: a household survey in Blantyre District, Malawi
    Timothy H Holtz
    Malaria Epidemiology Branch, Division of Parasitic Diseases, National Center for Infectious Diseases, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, Georgia 30333, USA
    Trans R Soc Trop Med Hyg 97:491-7. 2003
  4. ncbi request reprint Time to sputum culture conversion in multidrug-resistant tuberculosis: predictors and relationship to treatment outcome
    Timothy H Holtz
    Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, Georgia 30333, USA
    Ann Intern Med 144:650-9. 2006
  5. ncbi request reprint Use of antenatal care services and intermittent preventive treatment for malaria among pregnant women in Blantyre District, Malawi
    Timothy H Holtz
    Malaria Epidemiology Branch, Division of Parasitic Diseases, National Center for Infectious Diseases, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, GA 30333, USA
    Trop Med Int Health 9:77-82. 2004
  6. ncbi request reprint Insecticide-treated bednet use, anaemia, and malaria parasitaemia in Blantyre District, Malawi
    Timothy H Holtz
    Division of Parasitic Diseases, National Center for Infectious Diseases, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, GA 30341, USA
    Trop Med Int Health 7:220-30. 2002
  7. ncbi request reprint HIV infection and multidrug-resistant tuberculosis: the perfect storm
    Charles D Wells
    Division of Tuberculosis Elimination, National Center for HIV, STD, and TB Prevention, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, GA 30333, USA
    J Infect Dis 196:S86-107. 2007
  8. doi request reprint Use of a WHO-recommended algorithm to reduce mortality in seriously ill patients with HIV infection and smear-negative pulmonary tuberculosis in South Africa: an observational cohort study
    Timothy H Holtz
    Division of HIV AIDS Prevention, US Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, GA, USA
    Lancet Infect Dis 11:533-40. 2011
  9. pmc Isolated case of bioterrorism-related inhalational anthrax, New York City, 2001
    Timothy H Holtz
    Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, Georgia, USA
    Emerg Infect Dis 9:689-96. 2003
  10. pmc Patient- and provider-level risk factors associated with default from tuberculosis treatment, South Africa, 2002: a case-control study
    Alyssa Finlay
    Division of Tuberculosis Elimination, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, 1600 Clifton Road NE, Atlanta, GA 30333, USA
    BMC Public Health 12:56. 2012

Detail Information

Publications20

  1. doi request reprint Prevalence of Treponema pallidum seropositivity and herpes simplex virus type 2 infection in a cohort of men who have sex with men, Bangkok, Thailand, 2006-2010
    T H Holtz
    Thailand Ministry of Public Health US Centers for Disease Control and Prevention Collaboration, DDC7 Building, 4th Floor, Ministry of Public Health Nonthaburi 11000, Thailand
    Int J STD AIDS 23:424-8. 2012
    ..The significant baseline prevalence of TP seropositivity and HSV-2 infection in this cohort demonstrates the need for screening and treatment of these STIs and targeted prevention interventions in Thai MSM in Bangkok...
  2. ncbi request reprint Risk factors associated with default from multidrug-resistant tuberculosis treatment, South Africa, 1999-2001
    T H Holtz
    International Research and Programs Branch, Division of Tuberculosis Elimination, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, GA 30333, USA
    Int J Tuberc Lung Dis 10:649-55. 2006
    ..Multidrug-resistant tuberculosis (MDR-TB) treatment centers in five provinces, South Africa...
  3. ncbi request reprint Care seeking behaviour and treatment of febrile illness in children aged less than five years: a household survey in Blantyre District, Malawi
    Timothy H Holtz
    Malaria Epidemiology Branch, Division of Parasitic Diseases, National Center for Infectious Diseases, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, Georgia 30333, USA
    Trans R Soc Trop Med Hyg 97:491-7. 2003
    ..Current care seeking practices suggest interventions should stress promptness of health facility visits, improved access to appropriate drugs, and accurate dosing for home-based treatments...
  4. ncbi request reprint Time to sputum culture conversion in multidrug-resistant tuberculosis: predictors and relationship to treatment outcome
    Timothy H Holtz
    Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, Georgia 30333, USA
    Ann Intern Med 144:650-9. 2006
    ....
  5. ncbi request reprint Use of antenatal care services and intermittent preventive treatment for malaria among pregnant women in Blantyre District, Malawi
    Timothy H Holtz
    Malaria Epidemiology Branch, Division of Parasitic Diseases, National Center for Infectious Diseases, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, GA 30333, USA
    Trop Med Int Health 9:77-82. 2004
    ..2, 95% CI 1.02-1.5, P=0.03). A substantial effort to improve the delivery and use of SP/IPT in Malawi will be necessary, but the Roll Back Malaria 2005 goal appears achievable...
  6. ncbi request reprint Insecticide-treated bednet use, anaemia, and malaria parasitaemia in Blantyre District, Malawi
    Timothy H Holtz
    Division of Parasitic Diseases, National Center for Infectious Diseases, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, GA 30341, USA
    Trop Med Int Health 7:220-30. 2002
    ..To evaluate the use of insecticide-treated bednets and the effectiveness of social marketing for their distribution...
  7. ncbi request reprint HIV infection and multidrug-resistant tuberculosis: the perfect storm
    Charles D Wells
    Division of Tuberculosis Elimination, National Center for HIV, STD, and TB Prevention, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, GA 30333, USA
    J Infect Dis 196:S86-107. 2007
    ..The global human immunodeficiency virus (HIV) infection epidemic has caused explosive increases in TB incidence and may be contributing to increases in MDR-TB prevalence...
  8. doi request reprint Use of a WHO-recommended algorithm to reduce mortality in seriously ill patients with HIV infection and smear-negative pulmonary tuberculosis in South Africa: an observational cohort study
    Timothy H Holtz
    Division of HIV AIDS Prevention, US Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, GA, USA
    Lancet Infect Dis 11:533-40. 2011
    ..We aimed to assess the effect of the recommendations on clinical outcome in patients in South Africa...
  9. pmc Isolated case of bioterrorism-related inhalational anthrax, New York City, 2001
    Timothy H Holtz
    Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, Georgia, USA
    Emerg Infect Dis 9:689-96. 2003
    ....
  10. pmc Patient- and provider-level risk factors associated with default from tuberculosis treatment, South Africa, 2002: a case-control study
    Alyssa Finlay
    Division of Tuberculosis Elimination, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, 1600 Clifton Road NE, Atlanta, GA 30333, USA
    BMC Public Health 12:56. 2012
    ..Our objective was to identify risk factors associated with tuberculosis (TB) treatment default in South Africa...
  11. pmc Tuberculosis in indigenous peoples in the U.S., 2003-2008
    Emily Bloss
    Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Division of Tuberculosis Elimination, International Research and Programs Branch, Atlanta, GA, USA
    Public Health Rep 126:677-89. 2011
    ....
  12. doi request reprint Hepatitis A and hepatitis B infection prevalence and associated risk factors in men who have sex with men, Bangkok, 2006-2008
    Robert W Linkins
    Division of HIV AIDS Prevention, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, GA, USA
    J Med Virol 85:1499-505. 2013
    ..Age-cohorts with a higher prevalence of hepatitis B vaccine induced immunity may be expected in the future. Hepatitis A and B vaccination is recommended...
  13. ncbi request reprint Relationship of measles vaccination with anaemia and malaria in western Kenya
    Meghna R Desai
    Malaria Branch, Division of Parasitic Diseases, National Centers for Infectious Disease, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, GA 30341, USA
    Trop Med Int Health 10:1099-107. 2005
    ..The objective of this paper was to determine if immunization with LAMV was associated with increased risk of transient anaemia and malaria infection...
  14. pmc Epidemiology of tuberculosis among US- and foreign-born children and adolescents in the United States, 1994-2007
    Heather J Menzies
    US Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, 1600 Clifton Rd, MS E 10, Atlanta, GA 30333, USA
    Am J Public Health 100:1724-9. 2010
    ..We examined trends in tuberculosis (TB) cases and case rates among US- and foreign-born children and adolescents and analyzed the potential effect of changes to overseas screening of applicants for immigration to the United States...
  15. pmc XDR-TB in South Africa: revised definition
    Timothy H Holtz
    PLoS Med 4:e161. 2007
  16. pmc Spatial analysis and mapping of malaria risk in Malawi using point-referenced prevalence of infection data
    Lawrence N Kazembe
    Mathematical Sciences Department, Chancellor College, University of Malawi, Zomba, Malawi
    Int J Health Geogr 5:41. 2006
    ..To this end an analysis was carried out to predict and map malaria risk in Malawi using empirical data with the aim of identifying areas where greatest effort should be focussed...
  17. pmc Multidrug-resistant tuberculosis detection, Latvia
    Girts Skenders
    State Centre of Tuberculosis and Lung Diseases, Riga, Latvia
    Emerg Infect Dis 11:1461-3. 2005
    ..The assay detected rifampin resistance with 91% sensitivity and 96% specificity within 1 to 5 days (vs. 12-47 days for BACTEC)...
  18. ncbi request reprint Clinical outcome of individualised treatment of multidrug-resistant tuberculosis in Latvia: a retrospective cohort study
    Vaira Leimane
    State Centre of Tuberculosis and Lung Diseases, Riga, Latvia
    Lancet 365:318-26. 2005
    ..Latvia has one of the highest rates of multidrug-resistant tuberculosis (MDRTB). Our aim was to assess treatment outcomes for the first full cohort of MDRTB patients treated under Latvia's DOTS-Plus strategy following WHO guidelines...
  19. pmc Health is still social: contemporary examples in the age of the genome
    Timothy H Holtz
    Institute of Human Rights at Emory University, and in the Department of Family and Preventive Medicine, Emory University School of Medicine, Atlanta, Georgia, United States of America
    PLoS Med 3:e419. 2006
  20. ncbi request reprint An outbreak of eosinophilic meningitis caused by Angiostrongylus cantonensis in travelers returning from the Caribbean
    Trevor J Slom
    Department of Infectious Diseases, Northwestern University Medical School, Chicago, USA
    N Engl J Med 346:668-75. 2002
    ..We report an outbreak of A. cantonensis meningitis among travelers returning from the Caribbean...