Affiliation: Centers for Disease Control and Prevention
- Estimating the impact of newly arrived foreign-born persons on tuberculosis in the United StatesYecai Liu
Division of Global Migration and Quarantine, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, Georgia, United States of America
PLoS ONE 7:e32158. 2012..It is unclear what extent of the unscreened nonimmigrant visitors contributes to the burden of foreign-born TB in the United States...
- Overseas screening for tuberculosis in U.S.-bound immigrants and refugeesYecai Liu
Division of Global Migration and Quarantine, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, GA 30333, USA
N Engl J Med 360:2406-15. 2009..Annual arrivals of approximately 400,000 immigrants and 50,000 to 70,000 refugees from overseas are likely to contribute substantially to the tuberculosis burden among foreign-born persons in the United States...
- Multidrug-resistant tuberculosis outbreak among US-bound Hmong refugees, Thailand, 2005John E Oeltmann
Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, Georgia 30333, USA
Emerg Infect Dis 14:1715-21. 2008..An MDR TB outbreak among US-bound refugees led to importation of disease; enhanced pre-immigration TB screening and treatment decreased subsequent importation...
- Evaluation of the impact of overseas pre-departure treatment for infection with intestinal parasites among Montagnard refugees migrating from Cambodia to North CarolinaJ Jina Shah
Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, Georgia 30329 4018, USA
Am J Trop Med Hyg 78:754-9. 2008....