Jeffrey L Jones

Summary

Affiliation: Centers for Disease Control and Prevention
Country: USA

Publications

  1. 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
  2. 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
  3. pmc Survey of obstetrician-gynecologists about giardiasis
    Amy Krueger
    National Center Zoonotic, Vectorborne, and Enteric Diseases, Coordinating Center for Infectious Diseases, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, GA 30341 3724, USA
    Infect Dis Obstet Gynecol 2007:21261. 2007
  4. pmc Outbreak of trichinellosis caused by Trichinella papuae, Thailand, 2006
    Chowalit Khumjui
    Ministry of Public Health, Bangkok, Thailand
    Emerg Infect Dis 14:1913-5. 2008
  5. doi 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
  6. doi 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
  7. ncbi 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. ncbi Toxoplasma gondii infection in the United States: seroprevalence and risk factors
    J L Jones
    Division of Parasitic Diseases, National Center for Infectious Diseases, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, GA 30341 3724, USA
    Am J Epidemiol 154:357-65. 2001
  9. doi Waterborne toxoplasmosis--recent developments
    J 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, MS F22, Chamblee, GA 30341, USA
    Exp Parasitol 124:10-25. 2010
  10. ncbi Congenital toxoplasmosis: a review
    J L Jones
    Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, Georgia 30341 3724, USA
    Obstet Gynecol Surv 56:296-305. 2001

Detail Information

Publications68

  1. 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...
  2. 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. ..
  3. pmc Survey of obstetrician-gynecologists about giardiasis
    Amy Krueger
    National Center Zoonotic, Vectorborne, and Enteric Diseases, Coordinating Center for Infectious Diseases, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, GA 30341 3724, USA
    Infect Dis Obstet Gynecol 2007:21261. 2007
    ....
  4. pmc Outbreak of trichinellosis caused by Trichinella papuae, Thailand, 2006
    Chowalit Khumjui
    Ministry of Public Health, Bangkok, Thailand
    Emerg Infect Dis 14:1913-5. 2008
    ..All had myalgia, edema, fever, and gastrointestinal symptoms; most had eaten wild boar. A muscle biopsy specimen from a patient showed nonencapsulated larvae with a cytochrome oxidase I gene sequence of Trichinella papuae...
  5. doi 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...
  6. doi 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...
  7. ncbi 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. ncbi Toxoplasma gondii infection in the United States: seroprevalence and risk factors
    J L Jones
    Division of Parasitic Diseases, National Center for Infectious Diseases, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, GA 30341 3724, USA
    Am J Epidemiol 154:357-65. 2001
    ..gondii. Most women of childbearing age in the United States are susceptible to acute infection and should be educated about ways to minimize exposure to T. gondii...
  9. doi Waterborne toxoplasmosis--recent developments
    J 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, MS F22, Chamblee, GA 30341, USA
    Exp Parasitol 124:10-25. 2010
    ..The present paper examines the possible importance of T. gondii transmission by water...
  10. ncbi Congenital toxoplasmosis: a review
    J L Jones
    Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, Georgia 30341 3724, USA
    Obstet Gynecol Surv 56:296-305. 2001
    ....
  11. ncbi Congenital toxoplasmosis
    Jeffrey Jones
    Epidemiology Branch, Division of Parasitic Diseases, National Center for Infectious Diseases, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, Georgia 30341 3724, USA
    Am Fam Physician 67:2131-8. 2003
    ....
  12. 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...
  13. 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...
  14. ncbi 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
    ....
  15. 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)...
  16. ncbi 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...
  17. pmc Survey of obstetrician-gynecologists in the United States about toxoplasmosis
    J L Jones
    Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, GA 30341 3724, USA
    Infect Dis Obstet Gynecol 9:23-31. 2001
    ....
  18. doi 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...
  19. ncbi Effect of antiretroviral therapy on recent trends in selected cancers among HIV-infected persons. Adult/Adolescent Spectrum of HIV Disease Project Group
    J L Jones
    Division of HIV AIDS Prevention Surveillance and Epidemiology, National Center for HIV, STD, and TB Prevention, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, Georgia 30333, USA
    J Acquir Immune Defic Syndr 21:S11-7. 1999
    ..Thus, these decreases may be due in part to the effect of antiretroviral therapy slowing the progression of HIV disease...
  20. ncbi 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...
  21. ncbi Trends in AIDS-related opportunistic infections among men who have sex with men and among injecting drug users, 1991-1996
    J L Jones
    Division of HIV AIDS Prevention Surveillance and Epidemiology, National Center for HIV, STD, and Tuberculosis Prevention, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, Georgia 30333, USA
    J Infect Dis 178:114-20. 1998
    ..The differences in trends for MSM and IDUs may be due to differences in medical care and adherence to preventive medications...
  22. 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...
  23. doi Sushi in pregnancy, parasitic diseases - obstetrician survey
    J L Jones
    Division of Parasitic Diseases, National Center for Zoonotic, Vectorborne and Enteric Diseases, Coordinating Center for Infectious Disease, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, GA, USA
    Zoonoses Public Health 58:119-25. 2011
    ..U.S. ob-gyns believe that eating raw fish during pregnancy is not safe; most would benefit from information about how to prevent infection and about treatment...
  24. ncbi HIV-associated tuberculosis in the era of highly active antiretroviral therapy. The Adult/Adolescent Spectrum of HIV Disease Group
    J L Jones
    Division of HIV AIDS Prevention Surveillance and Epidemiology, National Center for HIV, STD, and TB Prevention, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, Georgia 30341, USA
    Int J Tuberc Lung Dis 4:1026-31. 2000
    ..To determine the effect of highly active antiretroviral therapy (HAART) on the risk of tuberculosis (TB) among persons infected with the human immunodeficiency virus (HIV), and to examine trends in TB...
  25. doi Toxoplasmosis prevention and testing in pregnancy, survey of obstetrician-gynaecologists
    J 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, GA 30341 3724, USA
    Zoonoses Public Health 57:27-33. 2010
    ..gondii serological testing, particularly the Toxoplasma avidity test. US obstetrician-gynaecologists are providing beneficial counselling to their patients, but could provide more information about undercooked meat and soil risks...
  26. ncbi 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...
  27. ncbi 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...
  28. 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...
  29. 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...
  30. ncbi 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...
  31. ncbi 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...
  32. ncbi 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...
  33. ncbi Viral load as an independent risk factor for opportunistic infections in HIV-infected adults and adolescents
    J E Kaplan
    Division of HIV/AIDS Prevention-Surveillance and Epidemiology, National Center for HIV, STD, and TB Prevention, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, Georgia 30333, USA
    AIDS 15:1831-6. 2001
    ..CONCLUSIONS: VL is an independent risk factor for OI and should be considered in special situations, such as in decisions to discontinue primary or secondary OI prophylaxis after CD4 lymphocyte counts have increased in response to ART...
  34. ncbi 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...
  35. doi 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...
  36. ncbi 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
    ....
  37. ncbi 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
    ....
  38. doi 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...
  39. 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...
  40. doi 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...
  41. ncbi 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
    ....
  42. ncbi Effect of influenza vaccination on disease progression among HIV-infected persons
    P S Sullivan
    Division of HIV AIDS Prevention Surveillance and Epidemiology, National Center for HIV, STD, and TB Prevention, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, Georgia 30333, USA
    AIDS 14:2781-5. 2000
    ..To describe the effect of influenza vaccination on long-term change in CD4 count and HIV RNA level, and on progression to AIDS or death...
  43. ncbi Recent trends in the HIV epidemic in adolescent and young adult gay and bisexual men
    P H Denning
    Division of HIV AIDS Prevention, National Center for HIV, STD, and TB Prevention, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, Georgia 30333, USA
    J Acquir Immune Defic Syndr Hum Retrovirol 16:374-9. 1997
    ..Trends in AIDS incidence indicate that levels of HIV infection have remained persistently high in certain populations of young MSM, underscoring the immense need for HIV prevention programs targeted specifically toward these young men...
  44. ncbi Progressive multifocal leukoencephalopathy: improved survival of human immunodeficiency virus-infected patients in the protease inhibitor era
    M S Dworkin
    Division of HIV AIDS Prevention, National Center for HIV, STD, and TB Prevention, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, Georgia 30333, USA
    J Infect Dis 180:621-5. 1999
    ..6; 95% CI, 0.5-0.8) compared with no antiretroviral prescription. We conclude that protease inhibitor use (in combination antiretroviral therapy) is likely to favorably affect survival time after diagnosis of PML...
  45. ncbi Protists as opportunistic pathogens: public health impact in the 1990s and beyond
    J E Kaplan
    Division of AIDS, STD and TB Laboratory Research, National Center for Infectious Diseases, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, Georgia, USA
    J Eukaryot Microbiol 47:15-20. 2000
    ..Candidiasis and aspergillosis are common OIs in organ transplant recipients. As these populations of immunosuppressed patients continue to expand worldwide new OIs caused by protist pathogens are likely to emerge...
  46. ncbi Association between crack cocaine use and high-risk sexual behaviors after HIV diagnosis
    M L Campsmith
    Division of HIV AIDS Prevention, National Center for HIV, STD, and TB Prevention, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, Georgia 30333, USA
    J Acquir Immune Defic Syndr 25:192-8. 2000
    ....
  47. ncbi Risk for preventable opportunistic infections in persons with AIDS after antiretroviral therapy increases CD4+ T lymphocyte counts above prophylaxis thresholds
    M S Dworkin
    Division of HIV AIDS Prevention, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, GA 30333, USA
    J Infect Dis 182:611-5. 2000
    ..0 cases per 100 PY) and not higher than in persons whose CD4(+) counts had not decreased below these thresholds, which suggests that discontinuation of primary prophylaxis for opportunistic infections may be considered for some patients...
  48. ncbi Epidemiology of human immunodeficiency virus-associated opportunistic infections in the United States in the era of highly active antiretroviral therapy
    J E Kaplan
    Division of HIV AIDS Prevention Surveillance and Epidemiology, National Center for HIV, STD and TB Prevention, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, GA 30333, USA
    Clin Infect Dis 30:S5-14. 2000
    ..Continued monitoring of incidence trends and detection of new syndromes associated with HAART are important priorities in the HAART era...
  49. ncbi Risk factors for and trends in gonorrhea incidence among persons infected with HIV in the United States
    A N Do
    Surveillance Branch, Division of HIV AIDS Prevention Surveillance and Epidemiology, National Center for HIV, STD, and TB Prevention, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, Georgia 30333, USA
    AIDS 15:1149-55. 2001
    ..To determine the risk factors for and trends in gonorrhea infections among HIV-infected persons...
  50. ncbi Human immunodeficiency virus (HIV) subtype surveillance of African-born persons at risk for group O and group N HIV infections in the United States
    P S Sullivan
    Division of HIV AIDS Prevention, National Center for HIV, STD, and TB Prevention, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, GA 30333, USA
    J Infect Dis 181:463-9. 2000
    ..African-born persons may have HIV strains typical of their birth country. Ongoing subtype surveillance may allow early identification of novel or emerging HIV strains...
  51. pmc Trends in HIV testing among pregnant women: United States, 1994-1999
    A Lansky
    Division of HIV AIDS Prevention, National Center for HIV, STD, and TB Prevention, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, GA, USA
    Am J Public Health 91:1291-3. 2001
    ..This study evaluated 1995 guidelines for HIV testing of pregnant women...
  52. ncbi Low prevalence of antiretroviral resistance among persons recently infected with human immunodeficiency virus in two US cities
    P S Sullivan
    Division of HIV AIDS Prevention Surveillance and Epidemiology, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, Georgia, USA
    Int J STD AIDS 13:554-8. 2002
    ..04). The findings suggest that the prevalence of resistance-associated mutations among persons recently infected with HIV in these cities is low...
  53. ncbi Adequacy of prenatal care and prescription of zidovudine to prevent perinatal HIV transmission
    A Lansky
    U S Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, National Center for HIV, STD, and TB Prevention, Division of HIV AIDS Prevention Surveillance and Epidemiology, Atlanta, Georgia 30333, USA
    J Acquir Immune Defic Syndr 21:223-7. 1999
    ..1-48.7) were associated with prenatal prescription of zidovudine. The benefits of prenatal care, including HIV testing and zidovudine treatment, underscore the urgent need to improve access to and use of prenatal care services...
  54. ncbi Risk factors for primary Pneumocystis carinii pneumonia in human immunodeficiency virus-infected adolescents and adults in the United States: reassessment of indications for chemoprophylaxis
    J E Kaplan
    Division of HIV AIDS Prevention Surveillance and Epidemiology, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, Georgia 30333, USA
    J Infect Dis 178:1126-32. 1998
    ..9; 95% CI, 5.5-6.4). Because of increased efficiency in capturing persons at highest risk, CD4 cell count < 250 or CD4 cell percent < 14% should be considered as criteria for prophylaxis against first episodes of PCP...
  55. ncbi Trends in zidovudine prescription for pregnant women infected with HIV
    A Lansky
    Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, National Center for HIV, STD, and TB Prevention, Division of HIV AIDS Prevention Surveillance and Epidemiology, Atlanta, GA 30333, USA
    J Acquir Immune Defic Syndr Hum Retrovirol 18:289-92. 1998
    ..The purpose of this analysis was to describe trends in zidovudine prescription during pregnancy among women infected with HIV...
  56. ncbi Epidemiology of thrombosis in HIV-infected individuals. The Adult/Adolescent Spectrum of HIV Disease Project
    P S Sullivan
    Division of HIV AIDS Prevention, National Center for Infectious Diseases, Atlanta, Georgia 30333, USA
    AIDS 14:321-4. 2000
    ..To describe the incidence of clinically recognized thrombosis and associated factors among individuals infected with HIV...
  57. ncbi 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...
  58. ncbi 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. ..
  59. ncbi Pneumococcal disease among human immunodeficiency virus-infected persons: incidence, risk factors, and impact of vaccination
    M S Dworkin
    Division of HIV AIDS Prevention Surveillance and Epidemiology, National Center for HIV, STD, and TB Prevention, Atlanta, GA, 30333, USA
    Clin Infect Dis 32:794-800. 2001
    ..5) and pneumococcal vaccination (RR for persons vaccinated at a CD4(+) cell count of > or = 500 cells/microL, 0.5). We recommend that pneumococcal vaccine be given to HIV-infected persons before profound immunosuppression has occurred...
  60. 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...
  61. doi 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...
  62. 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...
  63. ncbi Prophylaxis with trimethoprim-sulfamethoxazole for human immunodeficiency virus-infected patients: impact on risk for infectious diseases
    M S Dworkin
    National Center for HIV, STD, and TB Prevention, Division of HIV AIDS Prevention Surveillance and Epidemiology, USA
    Clin Infect Dis 33:393-8. 2001
    ..These findings may be of interest to HIV prevention programs in resource-poor countries...
  64. ncbi 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...
  65. ncbi Toxoplasmosis-associated deaths among Human Immunodeficiency Virus-infected persons in the United States, 1992-1998
    Jeffrey L Jones
    Clin Infect Dis 34:1161. 2002
  66. 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...
  67. ncbi 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...
  68. ncbi 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...