Jeffrey L Jones

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Affiliation: Centers for Disease Control and Prevention
Country: USA

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Toxoplasmosis-associated deaths among Human Immunodeficiency Virus-infected persons in the United States, 1992-1998
    Jeffrey L Jones
    Clin Infect Dis 34:1161. 2002
  2. ncbi request reprint Toxoplasma gondii infection in the United States, 1999 2004, decline from the prior decade
    Jeffrey L Jones
    Division of Parasitic Diseases, National Center for Zoonotic, Vectorborne, and Enteric Diseases, CCID, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, Georgia, USA
    Am J Trop Med Hyg 77:405-10. 2007
  3. doi request reprint Risk factors for Toxoplasma gondii infection in the United States
    Jeffrey L Jones
    Division of Parasitic Diseases, National Center for Zoonotic, Vectorborne, and Enteric Diseases, Coordinating Center for Infectious Diseases, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, Georgia 30341, USA
    Clin Infect Dis 49:878-84. 2009
  4. ncbi request reprint Prevalence of intestinal microsporidiosis in human immunodeficiency virus-infected patients with diarrhea in major United States cities
    Mark S Dworkin
    National Center for HIV, STD, and TB Prevention, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, Georgia 30341 3702, USA
    Rev Inst Med Trop Sao Paulo 49:339-42. 2007
  5. pmc Neglected parasitic infections in the United States: toxoplasmosis
    Jeffrey L Jones
    Division of Parasitic Diseases and Malaria, Center for Global Health, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, Georgia
    Am J Trop Med Hyg 90:794-9. 2014
  6. ncbi request reprint National seroprevalence and risk factors for Zoonotic Toxocara spp. infection
    Kimberly Y Won
    Division of Parasitic Diseases, National Center for Zoonotic, Vectorborne, and Enteric Diseases, CCID, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, Georgia 30341 3724, USA
    Am J Trop Med Hyg 79:552-7. 2008
  7. ncbi request reprint Toxoplasma gondii and Toxocara spp. co-infection
    Jeffrey L Jones
    Division of Parasitic Diseases, National Center for Zoonotic, Vectorborne, and Enteric Diseases, Coordinating Center for Infectious Diseases, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, 4770 Buford Highway NE, Atlanta, GA 30341, USA
    Am J Trop Med Hyg 78:35-9. 2008
  8. doi request reprint The relationship between Toxoplasma gondii infection and mood disorders in the third National Health and Nutrition Survey
    Brad D Pearce
    Department of Epidemiology, Emory University, Rollins School of Public Health, Atlanta, GA 30322, USA
    Biol Psychiatry 72:290-5. 2012
  9. ncbi request reprint Surveillance for laboratory-confirmed sporadic cases of cyclosporiasis--United States, 1997-2008
    Rebecca L Hall
    Center for Global Health, CDC, 4770 Buford Highway N E, MS F 22, Atlanta, GA 30341, USA
    MMWR Surveill Summ 60:1-11. 2011
  10. pmc Survey of obstetrician-gynecologists in the United States about Chagas disease
    Jennifer R Verani
    Division of Parasitic Diseases, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, Georgia 30341, USA
    Am J Trop Med Hyg 83:891-5. 2010

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Publications38

  1. ncbi request reprint Toxoplasmosis-associated deaths among Human Immunodeficiency Virus-infected persons in the United States, 1992-1998
    Jeffrey L Jones
    Clin Infect Dis 34:1161. 2002
  2. ncbi request reprint Toxoplasma gondii infection in the United States, 1999 2004, decline from the prior decade
    Jeffrey L Jones
    Division of Parasitic Diseases, National Center for Zoonotic, Vectorborne, and Enteric Diseases, CCID, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, Georgia, USA
    Am J Trop Med Hyg 77:405-10. 2007
    ..1% to 9.0% (P < 0.001) from NHANES III to NHANES 1999-2004 among U.S.-born persons ages 12-49 years. Although T. gondii infects many persons in the U.S., the prevalence has declined in the past decade...
  3. doi request reprint Risk factors for Toxoplasma gondii infection in the United States
    Jeffrey L Jones
    Division of Parasitic Diseases, National Center for Zoonotic, Vectorborne, and Enteric Diseases, Coordinating Center for Infectious Diseases, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, Georgia 30341, USA
    Clin Infect Dis 49:878-84. 2009
    ..Toxoplasmosis can cause severe ocular and neurological disease. We sought to determine risk factors for Toxoplasma gondii infection in the United States...
  4. ncbi request reprint Prevalence of intestinal microsporidiosis in human immunodeficiency virus-infected patients with diarrhea in major United States cities
    Mark S Dworkin
    National Center for HIV, STD, and TB Prevention, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, Georgia 30341 3702, USA
    Rev Inst Med Trop Sao Paulo 49:339-42. 2007
    ..Testing for microsporidia appears to be indicated, especially for patients with very low CD4+ cell counts...
  5. pmc Neglected parasitic infections in the United States: toxoplasmosis
    Jeffrey L Jones
    Division of Parasitic Diseases and Malaria, Center for Global Health, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, Georgia
    Am J Trop Med Hyg 90:794-9. 2014
    ..In addition, screening and treatment may help prevent toxoplasmosis or reduce the severity of disease in some settings...
  6. ncbi request reprint National seroprevalence and risk factors for Zoonotic Toxocara spp. infection
    Kimberly Y Won
    Division of Parasitic Diseases, National Center for Zoonotic, Vectorborne, and Enteric Diseases, CCID, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, Georgia 30341 3724, USA
    Am J Trop Med Hyg 79:552-7. 2008
    ..2; CI: 1.8, 2.8), poverty (OR: 1.5; CI: 1.3, 1.8), elevated blood lead concentrations (OR: 1.4; CI: 1.1, 1.9), and dog ownership (OR: 1.2; CI: 1.1, 1.4). Toxocara infection is widespread and associated with specific risk groups...
  7. ncbi request reprint Toxoplasma gondii and Toxocara spp. co-infection
    Jeffrey L Jones
    Division of Parasitic Diseases, National Center for Zoonotic, Vectorborne, and Enteric Diseases, Coordinating Center for Infectious Diseases, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, 4770 Buford Highway NE, Atlanta, GA 30341, USA
    Am J Trop Med Hyg 78:35-9. 2008
    ..gondii were more likely to be infected with Toxocara spp. (OR = 1.91, 95% CL = 1.59-2.28). Infection with T. gondii and Toxocara spp. are common and can be prevented by many similar interventions...
  8. doi request reprint The relationship between Toxoplasma gondii infection and mood disorders in the third National Health and Nutrition Survey
    Brad D Pearce
    Department of Epidemiology, Emory University, Rollins School of Public Health, Atlanta, GA 30322, USA
    Biol Psychiatry 72:290-5. 2012
    ..A substantial literature suggests that schizophrenia is associated with increased seroprevalence of T. gondii, but a possible link of the parasite with mood disorders has not been as thoroughly investigated...
  9. ncbi request reprint Surveillance for laboratory-confirmed sporadic cases of cyclosporiasis--United States, 1997-2008
    Rebecca L Hall
    Center for Global Health, CDC, 4770 Buford Highway N E, MS F 22, Atlanta, GA 30341, USA
    MMWR Surveill Summ 60:1-11. 2011
    ..No molecular tools are available for linking C. cayetanensis cases. National data regarding laboratory-confirmed sporadic cases (i.e., cases not linked to documented outbreaks) have not been summarized previously...
  10. pmc Survey of obstetrician-gynecologists in the United States about Chagas disease
    Jennifer R Verani
    Division of Parasitic Diseases, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, Georgia 30341, USA
    Am J Trop Med Hyg 83:891-5. 2010
    ..Most of those who did consider the diagnosis did so "rarely." Knowledge of Chagas disease among obstetricians-gynecologists in the United States is limited. Greater awareness may help to detect treatable congenital Chagas cases...
  11. doi request reprint Ocular toxocariasis: epidemiologic, anatomic, and therapeutic variations based on a survey of ophthalmic subspecialists
    Dana Woodhall
    Division of Parasitic Diseases and Malaria, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, Georgia, USA
    Ophthalmology 119:1211-7. 2012
    ..To assess the current burden of ocular toxocariasis (OT) and to gain knowledge regarding the diagnostic and treatment practices used in the ophthalmologic community in the United States...
  12. doi request reprint Toxoplasmosis hospitalizations in the United States, 2008, and trends, 1993-2008
    Jeffrey L Jones
    Division of Parasitic Diseases and Malaria, Center for Global Health, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, Georgia 30333, USA
    Clin Infect Dis 54:e58-61. 2012
    ..Toxoplasmosis-related hospitalizations often occur in persons with human immunodeficiency virus (HIV) infection and other causes of immunosuppression...
  13. ncbi request reprint Bacterial diarrhea in persons with HIV infection, United States, 1992-2002
    Travis H Sanchez
    Division of HIV AIDS Prevention Surveillance and Epidemiology, National Center for HIV, STD, and TB Prevention, National Center for Infectious Disease, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, GA, USA
    Clin Infect Dis 41:1621-7. 2005
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  14. pmc Toxoplasma gondii infection in the United States, 1999-2000
    Jeffrey L Jones
    Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, Georgia 30333, USA
    Emerg Infect Dis 9:1371-4. 2003
    ..No statistically significant differences were found between T. gondii antibody prevalence in NHANES 1999-2000, and NHANES III. T. gondii antibody prevalence has remained stable over the past 10 years in the United States...
  15. ncbi request reprint Epidemiologic and environmental investigation of a recreational water outbreak caused by two genotypes of Cryptosporidium parvum in Ohio in 2000
    Els Mathieu
    Epidemic Intelligence Service, Division of Parasitic Diseases, National Center of Infectious Diseases, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, 4770 Buford Highway, Atlanta, GA 30341 3724, USA
    Am J Trop Med Hyg 71:582-9. 2004
    ..parvum genotypes (human and bovine), underscores the need for concerted action to improve public health policies for recreational water facilities and enhanced education regarding the potential for disease transmission through pools...
  16. ncbi request reprint Differences in prescription of antiretroviral therapy in a large cohort of HIV-infected patients
    A D McNaghten
    Division of HIV AIDS Prevention, National Center for HIV, STD, and TB Prevention, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, 1600 Clifton Road NE, Mail Stop E47, Atlanta, GA 30333, U S A
    J Acquir Immune Defic Syndr 32:499-505. 2003
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  17. doi request reprint Foodborne toxoplasmosis
    Jeffrey L Jones
    Parasitic Diseases Branch, Division of Parasitic Diseases and Malaria, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, Georgia 30333, USA
    Clin Infect Dis 55:845-51. 2012
    ..gondii in meat, adequate cooking of meat, washing of raw fruits and vegetables, prevention of cross contamination in the kitchen, and measures that decrease spread of viable oocysts into the environment...
  18. ncbi request reprint Therapy for common parasitic diseases in pregnancy in the United States: a review and a survey of obstetrician/gynecologists' level of knowledge about these diseases
    Jeffrey L Jones
    Division of Parasitic Diseases, National Center for Infectious Diseases, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, Georgia 30341 3724, USA
    Obstet Gynecol Surv 60:386-93. 2005
    ..Therapeutic considerations for these diseases during pregnancy are discussed...
  19. doi request reprint Obstetrician/gynecologists' knowledge, attitudes, and practices regarding prevention of infections in pregnancy
    Danielle S Ross
    Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, GA 30333, USA
    J Womens Health (Larchmt) 18:1187-93. 2009
    ..The objective of the present survey was to gain information about the knowledge, attitudes, and practices of obstetrician/gynecologists regarding prevention of infections during pregnancy...
  20. pmc Annual burden of ocular toxoplasmosis in the US
    Jeffrey L Jones
    National Center for Zoonotic, Vector Borne, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, GA, USA
    Am J Trop Med Hyg 82:464-5. 2010
    ..Toxoplasmosis contributes a significant burden to eye disease in the United States...
  21. ncbi request reprint Trichinellosis surveillance - United States, 2002-2007
    Erin D Kennedy
    Office of Workforce and Career Development, CDC, Atlanta, GA 30341, USA
    MMWR Surveill Summ 58:1-7. 2009
    ..During 1997-2001, meats other than pork were the most common source of infection, and more cases were associated with home-raised pork than with store-bought pork...
  22. ncbi request reprint Survey of clinical laboratory practices for parasitic diseases
    Jeffrey L Jones
    Division of Parasitic Diseases, National Center for Infectious Diseases, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, Georgia 30341, USA
    Clin Infect Dis 38:S198-202. 2004
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  23. ncbi request reprint Toxoplasma gondii infection in rural Guatemalan children
    Jeffrey L Jones
    Division of Parasitic Diseases, National Center for Infectious Diseases, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, Georgia 30341 3724, USA
    Am J Trop Med Hyg 72:295-300. 2005
    ..Therefore, it is important to educate girls entering child-bearing age about the risks of acute T. gondii infection and the local risk factors for infection...
  24. pmc The association of Toxoplasma gondii infection with neurocognitive deficits in a population-based analysis
    Brad D Pearce
    Department of Epidemiology, Emory University, Rollins School of Public Health, 1518 002 3BB, Atlanta, GA, 30322, USA
    Soc Psychiatry Psychiatr Epidemiol 49:1001-10. 2014
    ..To examine the relationship between infection with Toxoplasma gondii (toxo) and cognition...
  25. pmc Toxoplasma gondii Seroprevalence in the United States 2009-2010 and Comparison with the Past Two Decades
    Jeffrey L Jones
    Division of Parasitic Diseases and Malaria, Center for Global Health, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, Georgia Division of Health and Nutrition Examination Statistics, National Center for Health Statistics, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Hyattsville, Maryland
    Am J Trop Med Hyg 90:1135-9. 2014
    ..6%, 10.5%) in NHANES 1999-2004 to 6.7% (95% CL 5.3%, 8.2%) in NHANES 2009-2010 (P < 0.001 linear trend). Although T. gondii antibody presence is still relatively common, the prevalence in the United States has continued to decline. ..
  26. doi request reprint A pilot study using residual newborn dried blood spots to assess the potential role of cytomegalovirus and Toxoplasma gondii in the etiology of congenital hydrocephalus
    Regina M Simeone
    Division of Birth Defects and Developmental Disabilities, National Center on Birth Defects and Developmental Disabilities, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, Georgia 30341, USA
    Birth Defects Res A Clin Mol Teratol 97:431-6. 2013
    ..gondii) or cytomegalovirus (CMV) with congenital hydrocephalus...
  27. ncbi request reprint Neglected parasitic infections: what every family physician needs to know
    Dana Woodhall
    Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, GA, USA
    Am Fam Physician 89:803-11. 2014
    ..Congenital infection can result in miscarriage or adverse fetal effects. Treatment is recommended for immunosuppressed persons, pregnant women, and immunocompetent persons with severe symptoms. ..
  28. ncbi request reprint Trends in pregnancy rates among women with human immunodeficiency virus
    Janet M Blair
    Division of Applied Public Health Training, Epidemiology Program Office, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, Georgia 30333, USA
    Obstet Gynecol 103:663-8. 2004
    ..S. Public Health Service Guidelines for the Use of Zidovudine and the Increased Availability of Highly Active Antiretroviral Therapy...
  29. ncbi request reprint Factors that complicate the treatment of tuberculosis in HIV-infected patients
    Mark S Dworkin
    National Center for HIV, STD, and TB Prevention, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, GA, USA
    J Acquir Immune Defic Syndr 39:464-70. 2005
    ....
  30. pmc Outbreak of human trichinellosis in Northern California caused by Trichinella murrelli
    Rebecca L Hall
    LifeSource Biomedical, LLC, Moffett Field, CA, USA
    Am J Trop Med Hyg 87:297-302. 2012
    ..To our knowledge, this report is the first published report of a human trichinellosis outbreak in the United States attributed to T. murrelli, and it is the second such outbreak reported worldwide...
  31. pmc Recently acquired Toxoplasma gondii infection, Brazil
    Jeffrey L Jones
    Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, Georgia 30341 3724, USA
    Emerg Infect Dis 12:582-7. 2006
    ..35, 95% confidence interval [CI] 1.27-4.33) and eating frozen lamb (OR 2.06, 95% CI 1.15-3.67). Among women (n = 86), having had children markedly increased the risk for T. gondii infection (OR 14.94, 95% CI 3.68-60.73)...
  32. pmc Toxoplasmosis-related knowledge and practices among pregnant women in the United States
    Jeffrey L Jones
    Division of Parasitic Diseases, Centers for Infectious Diseases, Centers for Disease Control Prevention, Atlanta, GA 30341 3724, USA
    Infect Dis Obstet Gynecol 11:139-45. 2003
    ..Infection with Toxoplasma gondii during pregnancy can lead to severe illness in the fetus. Many T. gondii infections are preventable by simple hygienic measures...
  33. pmc Cryptosporidiosis associated with ozonated apple cider
    Brian G Blackburn
    Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, Georgia, USA
    Emerg Infect Dis 12:684-6. 2006
    ..Because ozonation was insufficient in preventing this outbreak, its use in rendering apple cider safe for drinking is questioned...
  34. pmc Highly endemic, waterborne toxoplasmosis in north Rio de Janeiro state, Brazil
    Lílian Maria Garcia Bahia-Oliveira
    Universidade Estadual do Norte Fluminense, Campos dos Goytacazes, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil
    Emerg Infect Dis 9:55-62. 2003
    ..We also found a high T. gondii seroprevalence in this Brazilian community. Drinking unfiltered water increased the risk of T. gondii seropositivity, indicating the potential importance of oocyst transmission in water in this region...
  35. ncbi request reprint Toxoplasmosis prevention knowledge among pregnant women in Minnesota
    Folashade Ogunmodede
    Acute Disease Investigation and Control Section, Minnesota Department of Health, USA
    Minn Med 88:32-4. 2005
    ..Fewer than half of respondents had heard about toxoplasmosis, although higher education levels were significantly associated with knowledge about the disease...
  36. pmc Waterborne toxoplasmosis, Brazil, from field to gene
    Lenildo de Moura
    Ministerio de Saude, Brasilia, Brasil
    Emerg Infect Dis 12:326-9. 2006
    ..A case-control study and geographic mapping of cases were performed. T. gondii was isolated directly from the implicated water and genotyped as SAG 2 type I...
  37. ncbi request reprint Survey of ophthalmologists about ocular toxoplasmosis
    Flora Lum
    American Academy of Ophthalmology, San Francisco, California 94109 1336, USA
    Am J Ophthalmol 140:724-6. 2005
    ..To investigate the number of patient visits to ophthalmologists in the United States that are associated with ocular toxoplasmosis, and to assess ophthalmologists' knowledge and treatment practices with regard to the disease...
  38. ncbi request reprint Electronic human immunodeficiency virus (HIV) clinical reminder system improves adherence to practice guidelines among the University of Washington HIV Study Cohort
    Mari M Kitahata
    Department of Medicine, University of Washington, Harborview Medical Center, Box 359931, 325 9th Ave, Seattle, WA 98104, USA
    Clin Infect Dis 36:803-11. 2003
    ..86; 95% CI, 1.05-3.27; P=.03) and syphilis infection (OR, 3.71; 95% CI, 2.37-5.81; P<.0001). HIV clinical reminders delivered at the time that HIV care is provided were associated with more timely initiation of recommended practices...