Jacob L Kool

Summary

Affiliation: Centers for Disease Control and Prevention
Country: USA

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Risk of person-to-person transmission of pneumonic plague
    Jacob L Kool
    Division of Vector Borne Infectious Diseases, National Center for Infectious Disease, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Fort Collins, CO 80522, USA
    Clin Infect Dis 40:1166-72. 2005
  2. 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
  3. pmc Laboratory analysis of tularemia in wild-trapped, commercially traded prairie dogs, Texas, 2002
    Jeannine M Petersen
    Diagnostic and Reference Section, Bacterial Zoonoses Branch, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, PO Box 2087, Rampart Road, Foothills Campus, Fort Collins, CO 80522, USA
    Emerg Infect Dis 10:419-25. 2004
  4. pmc First reported prairie dog-to-human tularemia transmission, Texas, 2002
    Swati B Avashia
    Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, Georgia, USA
    Emerg Infect Dis 10:483-6. 2004
  5. pmc Pneumonic plague cluster, Uganda, 2004
    Elizabeth M Begier
    Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, Georgia, USA
    Emerg Infect Dis 12:460-7. 2006
  6. doi request reprint Zika virus outbreak on Yap Island, Federated States of Micronesia
    Mark R Duffy
    Division of Vector Borne Infectious Diseases, National Center for Zoonotic, Vector Borne, and Enteric Diseases, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Fort Collins, CO 80521, USA
    N Engl J Med 360:2536-43. 2009
  7. pmc A large outbreak of Legionnaires' disease at a flower show, the Netherlands, 1999
    Jeroen W Den Boer
    National Institute of Public Health and the Environment, Bilthoven, The Netherlands
    Emerg Infect Dis 8:37-43. 2002
  8. ncbi request reprint An outbreak of diarrhea in a neonatal medium care unit caused by a novel strain of rotavirus: investigation using both epidemiologic and microbiological methods
    Marc Alain Widdowson
    European Programme for Intervention Epidemiology and Training
    Infect Control Hosp Epidemiol 23:665-70. 2002
  9. pmc Protective effect of maritime quarantine in South Pacific jurisdictions, 1918-19 influenza pandemic
    Melissa A McLeod
    University of Otago, Wellington, New Zealand
    Emerg Infect Dis 14:468-70. 2008

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Publications9

  1. ncbi request reprint Risk of person-to-person transmission of pneumonic plague
    Jacob L Kool
    Division of Vector Borne Infectious Diseases, National Center for Infectious Disease, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Fort Collins, CO 80522, USA
    Clin Infect Dis 40:1166-72. 2005
    ..In this article, I review the historical literature and anecdotal evidence regarding the risk of transmission, and I discuss possible protective measures...
  2. 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
    ....
  3. pmc Laboratory analysis of tularemia in wild-trapped, commercially traded prairie dogs, Texas, 2002
    Jeannine M Petersen
    Diagnostic and Reference Section, Bacterial Zoonoses Branch, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, PO Box 2087, Rampart Road, Foothills Campus, Fort Collins, CO 80522, USA
    Emerg Infect Dis 10:419-25. 2004
    ....
  4. pmc First reported prairie dog-to-human tularemia transmission, Texas, 2002
    Swati B Avashia
    Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, Georgia, USA
    Emerg Infect Dis 10:483-6. 2004
    ..These findings represent the first evidence for prairie-dog-to-human tularemia transmission and demonstrate potential human health risks of the exotic pet trade...
  5. pmc Pneumonic plague cluster, Uganda, 2004
    Elizabeth M Begier
    Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, Georgia, USA
    Emerg Infect Dis 12:460-7. 2006
    ..Person-to-person transmission was compatible with transmission by respiratory droplets, rather than aerosols, and only a few close contacts, all within droplet range, became ill...
  6. doi request reprint Zika virus outbreak on Yap Island, Federated States of Micronesia
    Mark R Duffy
    Division of Vector Borne Infectious Diseases, National Center for Zoonotic, Vector Borne, and Enteric Diseases, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Fort Collins, CO 80521, USA
    N Engl J Med 360:2536-43. 2009
    ..No previous outbreaks and only 14 cases of Zika virus disease have been previously documented...
  7. pmc A large outbreak of Legionnaires' disease at a flower show, the Netherlands, 1999
    Jeroen W Den Boer
    National Institute of Public Health and the Environment, Bilthoven, The Netherlands
    Emerg Infect Dis 8:37-43. 2002
    ..Persons who paused at the whirlpool spa in hall 3 were at increased risk for becoming ill. This study illustrates that whirlpool spas may be an important health hazard if disinfection fails...
  8. ncbi request reprint An outbreak of diarrhea in a neonatal medium care unit caused by a novel strain of rotavirus: investigation using both epidemiologic and microbiological methods
    Marc Alain Widdowson
    European Programme for Intervention Epidemiology and Training
    Infect Control Hosp Epidemiol 23:665-70. 2002
    ..An investigation was conducted to determine risk factors for illness among neonates...
  9. pmc Protective effect of maritime quarantine in South Pacific jurisdictions, 1918-19 influenza pandemic
    Melissa A McLeod
    University of Otago, Wellington, New Zealand
    Emerg Infect Dis 14:468-70. 2008
    ..They also experienced lower excess death rates than the other jurisdictions that did not apply quarantine measures...