D B Jernigan

Summary

Affiliation: Centers for Disease Control and Prevention
Country: USA

Publications

  1. pmc Staphylococcus aureus-associated skin and soft tissue infections in ambulatory care
    Linda F McCaig
    Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Hyattsville, Maryland 20782, USA
    Emerg Infect Dis 12:1715-23. 2006
  2. pmc Methicillin-resistant-Staphylococcus aureus hospitalizations, United States
    Matthew J Kuehnert
    Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, Georgia 30333, USA
    Emerg Infect Dis 11:868-72. 2005
  3. pmc Investigation of bioterrorism-related anthrax, United States, 2001: epidemiologic findings
    Daniel B Jernigan
    Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, GA 30333, USA
    Emerg Infect Dis 8:1019-28. 2002
  4. pmc Sentinel surveillance as an alternative approach for monitoring antibiotic-resistant invasive pneumococcal disease in Washington State
    D B Jernigan
    Office of Surveillance, National Center for Infectious Diseases, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, 1600 Clifton Rd, MS D59, Atlanta, GA 30333, USA
    Am J Public Health 91:142-5. 2001
  5. ncbi request reprint Chronic disease and disasters medication demands of Hurricane Katrina evacuees
    Michael A Jhung
    Division of Healthcare Quality Promotion, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, Georgia 30333, USA
    Am J Prev Med 33:207-10. 2007
  6. ncbi request reprint Emerging infectious disease outbreaks: old lessons and new challenges for obstetrician-gynecologists
    Denise J Jamieson
    Division of Reproductive Health, National Center for Chronic Disease Prevention and Health Promotion, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, GA 30341, USA
    Am J Obstet Gynecol 194:1546-55. 2006
  7. pmc Severe community-acquired pneumonia due to Staphylococcus aureus, 2003-04 influenza season
    Jeffrey C Hageman
    Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, Georgia 30333, USA
    Emerg Infect Dis 12:894-9. 2006
  8. pmc Clostridium difficile infection in patients discharged from US short-stay hospitals, 1996-2003
    L Clifford McDonald
    Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, Georgia 30333, USA
    Emerg Infect Dis 12:409-15. 2006
  9. ncbi request reprint Emerging infections and pregnancy: West Nile virus, monkeypox, severe acute respiratory syndrome, and bioterrorism
    Denise J Jamieson
    Division of Reproductive Health, National Center for Chronic Disease Prevention and Health Promotion, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, 4770 Buford Highway, Atlanta, GA 30341, USA
    Clin Perinatol 32:765-76. 2005
  10. ncbi request reprint Emergence of community-associated methicillin resistant Staphylococcus aureus in Hawaii, 2001-2003
    Concepcion F Estivariz
    Division of Healthcare Quality Promotion, National Center for Infectious Diseases, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, US Department of Health and Human Services, Atlanta, GA 30333, USA
    J Infect 54:349-57. 2007

Detail Information

Publications25

  1. pmc Staphylococcus aureus-associated skin and soft tissue infections in ambulatory care
    Linda F McCaig
    Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Hyattsville, Maryland 20782, USA
    Emerg Infect Dis 12:1715-23. 2006
    ..This increase may reflect the emergence of community-acquired methicillin-resistant S. aureus infections...
  2. pmc Methicillin-resistant-Staphylococcus aureus hospitalizations, United States
    Matthew J Kuehnert
    Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, Georgia 30333, USA
    Emerg Infect Dis 11:868-72. 2005
    ..95 per 1,000 hospital discharges. The method used in our analysis may provide a simple way to assess trends of the magnitude of MRSA infection nationally...
  3. pmc Investigation of bioterrorism-related anthrax, United States, 2001: epidemiologic findings
    Daniel B Jernigan
    Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, GA 30333, USA
    Emerg Infect Dis 8:1019-28. 2002
    ..Continued vigilance for cases is needed among health-care providers and members of the public health and law enforcement communities...
  4. pmc Sentinel surveillance as an alternative approach for monitoring antibiotic-resistant invasive pneumococcal disease in Washington State
    D B Jernigan
    Office of Surveillance, National Center for Infectious Diseases, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, 1600 Clifton Rd, MS D59, Atlanta, GA 30333, USA
    Am J Public Health 91:142-5. 2001
    ..As an alternative to statewide, mandated surveillance for antibiotic-resistant Streptococcus pneumoniae, a sentinel surveillance network of 27 hospitals was developed in Washington State...
  5. ncbi request reprint Chronic disease and disasters medication demands of Hurricane Katrina evacuees
    Michael A Jhung
    Division of Healthcare Quality Promotion, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, Georgia 30333, USA
    Am J Prev Med 33:207-10. 2007
    ..The relationship between actual medication demands and medical relief pharmaceutical supplies was assessed in a population of 18,000 evacuees relocated to San Antonio TX after Hurricane Katrina struck the Gulf Coast in August 2005...
  6. ncbi request reprint Emerging infectious disease outbreaks: old lessons and new challenges for obstetrician-gynecologists
    Denise J Jamieson
    Division of Reproductive Health, National Center for Chronic Disease Prevention and Health Promotion, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, GA 30341, USA
    Am J Obstet Gynecol 194:1546-55. 2006
    ..The purpose of this study was to summarize 3 recent high-profile infectious disease threats that have affected the United States: severe acute respiratory syndrome, West Nile virus, and anthrax...
  7. pmc Severe community-acquired pneumonia due to Staphylococcus aureus, 2003-04 influenza season
    Jeffrey C Hageman
    Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, Georgia 30333, USA
    Emerg Infect Dis 12:894-9. 2006
    ..In communities with a high prevalence of MRSA, empiric therapy of severe CAP during periods of high influenza activity should include consideration for MRSA...
  8. pmc Clostridium difficile infection in patients discharged from US short-stay hospitals, 1996-2003
    L Clifford McDonald
    Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, Georgia 30333, USA
    Emerg Infect Dis 12:409-15. 2006
    ..Clinicians should be aware of the increasing risk for CDAD and make efforts to control transmission of C. difficile and prevent disease...
  9. ncbi request reprint Emerging infections and pregnancy: West Nile virus, monkeypox, severe acute respiratory syndrome, and bioterrorism
    Denise J Jamieson
    Division of Reproductive Health, National Center for Chronic Disease Prevention and Health Promotion, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, 4770 Buford Highway, Atlanta, GA 30341, USA
    Clin Perinatol 32:765-76. 2005
    ..infectious diseases?, (2) what are the implications for prophylaxis and treatment of exposed or infected pregnant women?, and (3) are these novel infectious diseases transmitted during pregnancy, labor and delivery, or breastfeeding?..
  10. ncbi request reprint Emergence of community-associated methicillin resistant Staphylococcus aureus in Hawaii, 2001-2003
    Concepcion F Estivariz
    Division of Healthcare Quality Promotion, National Center for Infectious Diseases, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, US Department of Health and Human Services, Atlanta, GA 30333, USA
    J Infect 54:349-57. 2007
    ..We conducted a retrospective study to determine trends and characteristics of community-associated methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus (CA-MRSA) in Hawaii...
  11. pmc Prevention of community-associated methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus infection among Asian/Pacific Islanders: a qualitative assessment
    Rachel M Ciccarone
    Division of Healthcare Quality Promotion, National Center for Infectious Diseases, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, Georgia 30333, USA
    Hawaii Med J 69:142-4. 2010
    ..Community-associated methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus (CA-MRSA) has been increasingly reported over the past decade, including in Asian/Pacific Islanders (A/PIs)...
  12. ncbi request reprint Clinical features that discriminate inhalational anthrax from other acute respiratory illnesses
    Matthew J Kuehnert
    Division of Healthcare Quality Promotion, National Center for Infectious Diseases, Atlanta, GA 30333, USA
    Clin Infect Dis 36:328-36. 2003
    ..8%) of 11 patients with IA and excluded 528 (81.2%) of 650 patients with CAP. In conclusion, selected clinical features of patients with IA differ from those of patients with ILI and are more similar to those of patients with CAP...
  13. ncbi request reprint The anthrax epidemiologic tool kit: an instrument for public health preparedness
    Dori B Reissman
    Bioterrorism Preparedness and Response Program, National Center for Infectious Diseases, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, Georgia, USA
    Biosecur Bioterror 1:111-6. 2003
  14. pmc SARS in healthcare facilities, Toronto and Taiwan
    L Clifford McDonald
    Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, Georgia 30333, USA
    Emerg Infect Dis 10:777-81. 2004
    ..Although these conclusions are based only on a retrospective analysis of events, applying the experiences of Toronto and Taiwan to SARS preparedness planning efforts will likely minimize future transmission within healthcare facilities...
  15. ncbi request reprint A clone of methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus among professional football players
    Sophia V Kazakova
    Division of Healthcare Quality Promotion, National Center for Infectious Diseases, Atlanta, GA 30333, USA
    N Engl J Med 352:468-75. 2005
    ..We investigated an outbreak of abscesses due to MRSA among members of a professional football team and examined the transmission and microbiologic characteristics of the outbreak strain...
  16. pmc Community-associated methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus skin infections in a religious community
    F Coronado
    Epidemic Intelligence Service, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, GA 30333, USA
    Epidemiol Infect 135:492-501. 2007
    ..We describe the first reported outbreak of MRSA SSTI in a religious community. Adherence to appropriate personal and environmental hygiene might be critical factors in controlling transmission...
  17. pmc Multidrug-resistant Acinetobacter infection mortality rate and length of hospitalization
    Rebecca H Sunenshine
    Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, Georgia 30333, USA
    Emerg Infect Dis 13:97-103. 2007
    ..5, 95% CI 1.2-5.4 and OR 4.2, 95% CI 1.5-11.6] respectively). Increased hospitalization associated with MDR Acinetobacter infection emphasizes the need for infection control strategies to prevent cross-transmission in healthcare settings...
  18. ncbi request reprint Transmission of West Nile virus from an organ donor to four transplant recipients
    Martha Iwamoto
    Epidemic Intelligence Service, Division of Healthcare Quality Promotion, National Center for Infectious Diseases, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta 30333, USA
    N Engl J Med 348:2196-203. 2003
    ..In August 2002, fever and mental-status changes developed in recipients of organs from a common donor. Transmission of West Nile virus through organ transplantation was suspected...
  19. ncbi request reprint Fatal West Nile virus encephalitis in a renal transplant recipient
    Melissa M Cushing
    Department of Pathology and Laboratory Medicine, Emory University School of Medicine, Atlanta, GA, USA
    Am J Clin Pathol 121:26-31. 2004
    ..Immunosuppression of the transplant recipient might have been responsible for the fulminant viral effects. The pathologic diagnosis helped guide subsequent epidemiologic and laboratory studies...
  20. ncbi request reprint A multistate outbreak of Serratia marcescens bloodstream infection associated with contaminated intravenous magnesium sulfate from a compounding pharmacy
    Rebecca H Sunenshine
    Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Arizona Dept of Health Services, 150 N 18th Ave, Ste 150, Phoenix, AZ 85007, USA
    Clin Infect Dis 45:527-33. 2007
    ..An investigation was initiated to determine whether there was a common underlying cause...
  21. doi request reprint National surveillance of emergency department visits for outpatient adverse drug events in children and adolescents
    Adam L Cohen
    Epidemic Intelligence Service, Office of Workforce and Career Development, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, Georgia, USA
    J Pediatr 152:416-21. 2008
    ..To describe the national scope and magnitude of outpatient adverse drug events (ADEs) that lead to emergency department (ED) visits in children and adolescents...
  22. pmc Antigenic and genetic characteristics of swine-origin 2009 A(H1N1) influenza viruses circulating in humans
    Rebecca J Garten
    WHO Collaborating Center for Influenza, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention CDC, Atlanta, GA 30333, USA
    Science 325:197-201. 2009
    ..Antigenically the viruses are homogeneous and similar to North American swine A(H1N1) viruses but distinct from seasonal human A(H1N1)...
  23. ncbi request reprint Neonatal sepsis in Egypt associated with bacterial contamination of glucose-containing intravenous fluids
    Kelly L Moore
    Division of Healthcare Quality Promotion, National Center for Infectious Diseases, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Public Health Service, United States Department of Health and Human Services, Atlanta, GA, USA
    Pediatr Infect Dis J 24:590-4. 2005
    ..Rates of sepsis exceeding 50% in a neonatal intensive care unit (NICU) in Cairo, Egypt, were not controlled by routine antimicrobial therapy. We investigated these conditions in September 2001...
  24. ncbi request reprint Decision-making on the use of antimicrobial prophylaxis for dental procedures: a survey of infectious disease consultants and review
    Peter B Lockhart
    Department of Oral Medicine, Carolinas Medical Center, Charlotte, NC, 28232, USA
    Clin Infect Dis 34:1621-6. 2002
    ..These differences underscore the need for definitive studies to delineate appropriate candidates for antimicrobial prophylaxis in dental practice...