Patrick J Lammie

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Affiliation: Centers for Disease Control and Prevention
Country: USA

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint The promise of wolbachia-targeted chemotherapy as a public health intervention for lymphatic filariasis and onchocerciasis
    Patrick J Lammie
    Division of Parasitic Diseases, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, Georgia 30341, USA
    Clin Infect Dis 42:1090-2. 2006
  2. doi request reprint Development of a new platform for neglected tropical disease surveillance
    Patrick J Lammie
    Division of Parasitic Diseases and Malaria, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, GA 30329, USA
    Int J Parasitol 42:797-800. 2012
  3. pmc Longitudinal analysis of cryptosporidium species-specific immunoglobulin G antibody responses in Peruvian children
    Jeffrey W Priest
    Division of Parasitic Diseases, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, Georgia 30341, USA
    Clin Vaccine Immunol 13:123-31. 2006
  4. pmc Endpoints for lymphatic filariasis programs
    Caroline A Grady
    Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, Georgia 30341, USA
    Emerg Infect Dis 13:608-10. 2007
  5. pmc Cloning and characterization of the acidic ribosomal protein P2 of Cryptosporidium parvum, a new 17-kilodalton antigen
    Jeffrey W Priest
    Division of Parasitic Diseases, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, 4770 Buford Highway, NE, Mail Stop F 13, Atlanta, GA 30341, USA
    Clin Vaccine Immunol 17:954-65. 2010
  6. ncbi request reprint Assessing transmission of lymphatic filariasis using parasitologic, serologic, and entomologic tools after mass drug administration in American Samoa
    Janice M Mladonicky
    Division of Parasitic Diseases, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Chamblee, Georgia 30341 3724, USA
    Am J Trop Med Hyg 80:769-73. 2009
  7. ncbi request reprint Impact of five annual rounds of mass drug administration with diethylcarbamazine and albendazole on Wuchereria bancrofti infection in American Samoa
    Jennifer L Liang
    Division of Parasitic Diseases, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, Georgia, USA
    Am J Trop Med Hyg 78:924-8. 2008
  8. pmc Feasibility and effectiveness of basic lymphedema management in Leogane, Haiti, an area endemic for bancroftian filariasis
    David G Addiss
    Division of Parasitic Diseases, National Center for Infectious Diseases, U S Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, Georgia, United States of America
    PLoS Negl Trop Dis 4:e668. 2010
  9. pmc Longitudinal monitoring of the development of antifilarial antibodies and acquisition of Wuchereria bancrofti in a highly endemic area of Haiti
    Katy L Hamlin
    Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, Georgia, United States of America
    PLoS Negl Trop Dis 6:e1941. 2012
  10. ncbi request reprint Symptoms reported after mass drug administration for lymphatic filariasis in Leogane, Haiti
    Natasha Hochberg
    Epidemic Intelligence Service, Office of Workforce and Career Development, National Center for Infectious Diseases, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, Georgia 30341, USA
    Am J Trop Med Hyg 75:928-32. 2006

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  1. ncbi request reprint The promise of wolbachia-targeted chemotherapy as a public health intervention for lymphatic filariasis and onchocerciasis
    Patrick J Lammie
    Division of Parasitic Diseases, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, Georgia 30341, USA
    Clin Infect Dis 42:1090-2. 2006
  2. doi request reprint Development of a new platform for neglected tropical disease surveillance
    Patrick J Lammie
    Division of Parasitic Diseases and Malaria, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, GA 30329, USA
    Int J Parasitol 42:797-800. 2012
    ..Multiplex assays open the door to conducting routine serosurveillance for NTDs through demographic health surveillance or malaria indicator surveys...
  3. pmc Longitudinal analysis of cryptosporidium species-specific immunoglobulin G antibody responses in Peruvian children
    Jeffrey W Priest
    Division of Parasitic Diseases, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, Georgia 30341, USA
    Clin Vaccine Immunol 13:123-31. 2006
    ..parvum antigens. Antibody responses were not associated with infections with either Cyclospora sp. or Giardia sp. We believe the antibody assays will be important tools for monitoring the success of future public health interventions...
  4. pmc Endpoints for lymphatic filariasis programs
    Caroline A Grady
    Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, Georgia 30341, USA
    Emerg Infect Dis 13:608-10. 2007
    ..After 5 years of treatment, microfilaremia, antigenemia, and mosquito infection rates were significantly reduced, but LF transmission was not interrupted. These finding have implications for other LF elimination programs...
  5. pmc Cloning and characterization of the acidic ribosomal protein P2 of Cryptosporidium parvum, a new 17-kilodalton antigen
    Jeffrey W Priest
    Division of Parasitic Diseases, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, 4770 Buford Highway, NE, Mail Stop F 13, Atlanta, GA 30341, USA
    Clin Vaccine Immunol 17:954-65. 2010
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  6. ncbi request reprint Assessing transmission of lymphatic filariasis using parasitologic, serologic, and entomologic tools after mass drug administration in American Samoa
    Janice M Mladonicky
    Division of Parasitic Diseases, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Chamblee, Georgia 30341 3724, USA
    Am J Trop Med Hyg 80:769-73. 2009
    ..Thus, monitoring of infections in mosquitoes and antifilarial antibody levels in children may serve as indicators of local transmission and be useful for making decisions about program endpoints...
  7. ncbi request reprint Impact of five annual rounds of mass drug administration with diethylcarbamazine and albendazole on Wuchereria bancrofti infection in American Samoa
    Jennifer L Liang
    Division of Parasitic Diseases, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, Georgia, USA
    Am J Trop Med Hyg 78:924-8. 2008
    ..0001). In 2006, antigenemia prevalence was greater in males (1.5%) than females (0.4%) (P = 0.04). The decline in antigenemia prevalence shows the effectiveness of MDA and changes made in social mobilization and drug distribution...
  8. pmc Feasibility and effectiveness of basic lymphedema management in Leogane, Haiti, an area endemic for bancroftian filariasis
    David G Addiss
    Division of Parasitic Diseases, National Center for Infectious Diseases, U S Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, Georgia, United States of America
    PLoS Negl Trop Dis 4:e668. 2010
    ..However, few studies have prospectively evaluated the effectiveness of basic lymphedema management or assessed the role of compressive bandaging for lymphedema in resource-poor settings...
  9. pmc Longitudinal monitoring of the development of antifilarial antibodies and acquisition of Wuchereria bancrofti in a highly endemic area of Haiti
    Katy L Hamlin
    Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, Georgia, United States of America
    PLoS Negl Trop Dis 6:e1941. 2012
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  10. ncbi request reprint Symptoms reported after mass drug administration for lymphatic filariasis in Leogane, Haiti
    Natasha Hochberg
    Epidemic Intelligence Service, Office of Workforce and Career Development, National Center for Infectious Diseases, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, Georgia 30341, USA
    Am J Trop Med Hyg 75:928-32. 2006
    ..1%) were positive. After Leogane's fifth MDA, most symptomatic persons had undetectable levels of filarial antigen by ICT. Free symptomatic treatment may motivate some people to report symptoms and seek care...
  11. pmc Multiplex bead assay for serum samples from children in Haiti enrolled in a drug study for the treatment of lymphatic filariasis
    Delynn M Moss
    National Center for Zoonotic, Vector Borne, and Enteric Diseases, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, GA, USA
    Am J Trop Med Hyg 85:229-37. 2011
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  12. pmc Changes in serum immunoglobulin G levels as a marker for Cryptosporidium sp. infection in Peruvian children
    Jeffrey W Priest
    Division of Parasitic Diseases, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, GA 30341, USA
    J Clin Microbiol 43:5298-300. 2005
    ..The incidence rate determined by the serologic assay was higher than the rate determined by stool microscopy (0.77 versus 0.41 infection/child-year of surveillance)...
  13. ncbi request reprint Participation in three consecutive mass drug administrations in Leogane, Haiti
    Els Mathieu
    Division of Parasitic Diseases, National Center for Infectious Diseases, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, GA 30341 3724, USA
    Trop Med Int Health 11:862-8. 2006
    ..We wanted to know the drug coverage, the proportion of persons who were systematically non-compliant and factors associated with this behaviour...
  14. pmc A community-based study of factors associated with continuing transmission of lymphatic filariasis in Leogane, Haiti
    Alexis Boyd
    Division of Parasitic Diseases, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, Georgia, United States of America
    PLoS Negl Trop Dis 4:e640. 2010
    ..Thus, continuing transmission of LF seems to be linked to rates of systematic noncompliance...
  15. pmc CT694 and pgp3 as serological tools for monitoring trachoma programs
    E Brook Goodhew
    Division of Parasitic Diseases and Malaria, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, Georgia, United States of America
    PLoS Negl Trop Dis 6:e1873. 2012
    ..Antibody-based assays, in particular ELISAs, have been shown to be useful to document C. trachomatis genital infections, but have not been explored extensively for ocular C. trachomatis infections...
  16. ncbi request reprint Predictors of compliance in mass drug administration for the treatment and prevention of lymphatic filariasis in Leogane, Haiti
    Jeffrey T Talbot
    Division of Parasitic Diseases, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, Georgia 30333, USA
    Am J Trop Med Hyg 78:283-8. 2008
    ..12-6.70), as well as for people who lacked knowledge about both LF and programs to eliminate infection. Public health programs should be designed to target people who are at risk for systematic noncompliance...
  17. ncbi request reprint The natural history of antibody responses to Cryptosporidium parasites in men at high risk of HIV infection
    Sukhminder K Sandhu
    Division of Parasitic Diseases, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, GA, USA
    J Infect Dis 194:1428-37. 2006
    ..Although the clinical severity of cryptosporidiosis is altered by human immunodeficiency virus (HIV)-related immunosuppression, little is known about how risk for Cryptosporidium infection is altered by HIV...
  18. ncbi request reprint A blueprint for success: integration of neglected tropical disease control programmes
    Patrick J Lammie
    Division of Parasitic Diseases, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, 4770 Buford Highway, Atlanta, GA 30341, USA
    Trends Parasitol 22:313-21. 2006
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  19. ncbi request reprint Detection of cryptosporidium antibodies in sera and oral fluids using multiplex bead assay
    Delynn M Moss
    Division of Parasitic Diseases, National Center for Infectious Diseases, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Public Health Service, US Department of Health and Human Services, Atlanta, Georgia 30341, USA
    J Parasitol 90:397-404. 2004
    ..854). MBA using sera or more conveniently collected oral fluids, especially from children, may be an option for immunodiagnosis of C. parvum infection and for prospective epidemiological studies designed to monitor infection risk...
  20. ncbi request reprint Clinical correlates of filarial infection in Haitian children: an association with interdigital lesions
    Leanne M Fox
    Epidemic Intelligence Service, Epidemiology Program Office, and 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 73:759-65. 2005
    ..01) and crural (P = 0.004) lymph node pathology and advanced pubertal stage (sexual maturity rating = 3-5) (P = 0.02). This is the first study to associate interdigital lesions with filarial infection in children...
  21. ncbi request reprint Tolerance and efficacy of combined diethylcarbamazine and albendazole for treatment of Wuchereria bancrofti and intestinal helminth infections in Haitian children
    Leanne M Fox
    Epidemic Intelligence Service, Epidemiology Program Office, and Division of Parasitic Diseases, National Center for Infectious Diseases, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, Georgia 30341, USA
    Am J Trop Med Hyg 73:115-21. 2005
    ..05). Albendazole and DEC/ALB were equally efficacious in treating intestinal helminths and for children with W. bancrofti microfilaremia, DEC/ALB was more effective than DEC, with no increase in severity of adverse reactions...
  22. pmc Characterization of antibody responses to Wolbachia surface protein in humans with lymphatic filariasis
    George A Punkosdy
    Department of Cellular Biology, University of Georgia, Athens, Georgia, USA
    Infect Immun 71:5104-14. 2003
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  23. ncbi request reprint Community-wide reduction in prevalence and intensity of intestinal helminths as a collateral benefit of lymphatic filariasis elimination programs
    Madsen Beau De Rochars
    Hopital Ste Croix, Leogane, Haiti
    Am J Trop Med Hyg 71:466-70. 2004
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  24. ncbi request reprint Frequency, severity, and costs of adverse reactions following mass treatment for lymphatic filariasis using diethylcarbamazine and albendazole in Leogane, Haiti, 2000
    Steven I McLaughlin
    Division of Parasitic Diseases, National Center for Infectious Diseases, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, Georgia 30333, USA
    Am J Trop Med Hyg 68:568-73. 2003
    ..Minor and moderate reactions are more commonly reported and their management represents a challenge to lymphatic filariasis elimination programs...
  25. ncbi request reprint The pathogenesis of filarial lymphedema: is it the worm or is it the host?
    Patrick J Lammie
    Division of Parasitic Diseases, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, Georgia 30341, USA
    Ann N Y Acad Sci 979:131-42; discussion 188-96. 2002
    ..In this review, we discuss potential risk factors for lymphedema and try to integrate these in a model of pathogenesis...
  26. ncbi request reprint A family study of lymphedema of the leg in a lymphatic filariasis-endemic area
    Karen T Cuenco
    Departments of Epidemiology and Biostatistics, Rollins School of Public Health, Emory University, Atlanta, Georgia 30322, USA
    Am J Trop Med Hyg 70:180-4. 2004
    ..This family study will be useful to investigate the role of genes and environment in the development of filarial-related lymphedema...
  27. ncbi request reprint Assessment of families for excess risk of lymphedema of the leg in a lymphatic filariasis-endemic area
    Karen T Cuenco
    Departments of Epidemiology and Biostatistio, Rollins School of Public Health, Emory University, Atlanta, Georgia 30322, USA
    Am J Trop Med Hyg 70:185-90. 2004
    ..Twelve of the 15 families had a male with lymphedema, which influenced the interpretation of the results. The significance of these results is discussed...
  28. ncbi request reprint Community- and individual-level determinants of Wuchereria bancrofti infection in Leogane Commune, Haiti
    Heather A Boyd
    Department of Epidemiology, Rollins School of Public Health, Emory University, Atlanta, Georgia 30322, USA
    Am J Trop Med Hyg 70:266-72. 2004
    ..Lymphatic filariasis (LF) elimination programs should consider extending infection mapping activities to presumed non-LF altitudes. In addition, higher SES does not confer protection against W. bancrofti infection...
  29. ncbi request reprint Comparison of methods for estimating drug coverage for filariasis elimination, Leogane Commune, Haiti
    Els Mathieu
    Epidemic Intelligence Service, Division of Applied Public Health Training, Epidemiology Program Office, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, GA 30341 3724, USA
    Trans R Soc Trop Med Hyg 97:501-5. 2003
    ..These methods may have a role for monitoring drug treatment coverage between less frequent, but more costly, probability sample surveys...
  30. ncbi request reprint The Leogane, Haiti demonstration project: decreased microfilaremia and program costs after three years of mass drug administration
    Madsen Beau De Rochars
    Hopital Ste Croix, Leogane, Haiti
    Am J Trop Med Hyg 73:888-94. 2005
    ..23 US dollars, 1.96 US dollars, and 1.30 US dollars per person, respectively. The Leogane experience highlights the importance of adapting community education and mobilization campaigns to achieve and maintain good coverage...
  31. ncbi request reprint Enzyme immunoassay of Cryptosporidium-specific immunoglobulin G antibodies to assess longitudinal infection trends in six communities in British Columbia, Canada
    Corinne S Ong
    Department of Pathology and Laboratory Medicine and Department of Health Care and Epidemiology, University of British Columbia, Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada
    Am J Trop Med Hyg 73:288-95. 2005
    ..Serological assays may provide more accurate information regarding community levels of Cryptosporidium infection...
  32. ncbi request reprint Ultrasonographic examination of Haitian children with lymphatic filariasis: a longitudinal assessment in the context of antifilarial drug treatment
    Leanne M Fox
    Epidemic Intelligence Service, Epidemiology Program Office, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, Georgia 30341 3724, USA
    Am J Trop Med Hyg 72:642-8. 2005
    ..0001). FDS and lymphangiectasia were detected in the intrascrotal (N = 3) and inguinal (N = 1) lymphatic vessels of three postpubescent boys. This study demonstrates clinical and subclinical findings of LF in FDS-positive children...
  33. ncbi request reprint Reactivity to bacterial, fungal, and parasite antigens in patients with lymphedema and elephantiasis
    Jill B Baird
    Department of Microbiology and Immunology, Emory University, Atlanta, Georgia, USA
    Am J Trop Med Hyg 66:163-9. 2002
    ..In persons with lymphatic filariasis, immune reactivity is influenced by disease status as well as infection status...
  34. pmc Determinants of success in national programs to eliminate lymphatic filariasis: a perspective identifying essential elements and research needs
    Dominique Kyelem
    Lymphatic Filariasis Support Center, Task Force for Child Survival and Development, Decatur, Georgia 30030, USA
    Am J Trop Med Hyg 79:480-4. 2008
    ..While addressing these challenges is important, many key determinants of program success are already clearly understood; operationalizing these as soon as possible will greatly increase the potential for national program success...
  35. doi request reprint Treatment for lymphatic filariasis and elephantiasis
    LeAnne Fox
    JAMA 299:632-3; author reply 633. 2008