E D Mintz

Summary

Affiliation: Centers for Disease Control and Prevention
Country: USA

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint An outbreak of Brainerd diarrhea among travelers to the Galapagos Islands
    E D Mintz
    Division of Bacterial and Mycotic Diseases, National Center for Infectious Diseases, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, Georgia 30333, USA
    J Infect Dis 177:1041-5. 1998
  2. ncbi request reprint A massive epidemic of multidrug-resistant typhoid fever in Tajikistan associated with consumption of municipal water
    J H Mermin
    Foodborne and Diarrheal Diseases Branch, National Center for Infectious Diseases, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, GA 30333, USA
    J Infect Dis 179:1416-22. 1999
  3. ncbi request reprint Cholera in the United States, 1995-2000: trends at the end of the twentieth century
    E B Steinberg
    Foodborne and Diarrheal Diseases Branch, Division of Bacterial and Mycotic Diseases, National Center for Infectious Diseases, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, Georgia 30333, USA
    J Infect Dis 184:799-802. 2001
  4. pmc Part III. Analysis of data gaps pertaining to enterotoxigenic Escherichia coli infections in low and medium human development index countries, 1984-2005
    S K Gupta
    Enteric Diseases Epidemiology Branch, National Center for Zoonotic, Vectorborne, and Enteric Diseases, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, GA, USA
    Epidemiol Infect 136:721-38. 2008
  5. pmc Part I. Analysis of data gaps pertaining to Salmonella enterica serotype Typhi infections in low and medium human development index countries, 1984-2005
    J A Crump
    Enteric Diseases Epidemiology Branch, National Center for Zoonotic, Vectorborne, and Enteric Diseases, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, GA 30333, USA
    Epidemiol Infect 136:436-48. 2008
  6. ncbi request reprint Foodborne outbreaks of shigellosis in the USA, 1998-2008
    B L Nygren
    Division of Foodborne, Waterborne, and Environmental Diseases, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, GA, USA
    Epidemiol Infect 141:233-41. 2013
  7. doi request reprint Real-time modelling used for outbreak management during a cholera epidemic, Haiti, 2010-2011
    J Y Abrams
    Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, GA 30333, USA
    Epidemiol Infect 141:1276-85. 2013
  8. pmc Analysis of Salmonella enterica serotype Typhi pulsed-field gel electrophoresis patterns associated with international travel
    K Kubota
    Division of Bacterial and Mycotic Diseases, National Center for Infectious Diseases, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, 1600 Clifton Rd, Mail Stop C03, Atlanta, GA 30333, USA
    J Clin Microbiol 43:1205-9. 2005
  9. ncbi request reprint Evaluation of community-based serologic screening for identification of chronic Salmonella typhi carriers in Vietnam
    A Gupta
    Foodborne and Diarrheal Diseases Branch, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, GA, USA
    Int J Infect Dis 10:309-14. 2006
  10. ncbi request reprint A prolonged outbreak of Shigella sonnei infections in traditionally observant Jewish communities in North America caused by a molecularly distinct bacterial subtype
    J Sobel
    Foodborne and Diarrheal Diseases Branch, Division of Bacterial and Mycotic Diseases, National Center for Infectious Diseases, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, Georgia 30333, USA
    J Infect Dis 177:1405-9. 1998

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Publications17

  1. ncbi request reprint An outbreak of Brainerd diarrhea among travelers to the Galapagos Islands
    E D Mintz
    Division of Bacterial and Mycotic Diseases, National Center for Infectious Diseases, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, Georgia 30333, USA
    J Infect Dis 177:1041-5. 1998
    ..Outbreaks of a similar illness, Brainerd diarrhea, have been reported in the United States. Although its etiology remains unknown, Brainerd diarrhea may also occur among travelers...
  2. ncbi request reprint A massive epidemic of multidrug-resistant typhoid fever in Tajikistan associated with consumption of municipal water
    J H Mermin
    Foodborne and Diarrheal Diseases Branch, National Center for Infectious Diseases, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, GA 30333, USA
    J Infect Dis 179:1416-22. 1999
    ..After chlorination and coagulation were begun at the treatment plants and a water conservation campaign was initiated to improve water pressure, the incidence of typhoid fever declined dramatically...
  3. ncbi request reprint Cholera in the United States, 1995-2000: trends at the end of the twentieth century
    E B Steinberg
    Foodborne and Diarrheal Diseases Branch, Division of Bacterial and Mycotic Diseases, National Center for Infectious Diseases, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, Georgia 30333, USA
    J Infect Dis 184:799-802. 2001
    ..Foreign travel and undercooked seafood continue to account for most US cholera cases. Antimicrobial resistance has increased among V. cholerae O1 strains isolated from ill travelers...
  4. pmc Part III. Analysis of data gaps pertaining to enterotoxigenic Escherichia coli infections in low and medium human development index countries, 1984-2005
    S K Gupta
    Enteric Diseases Epidemiology Branch, National Center for Zoonotic, Vectorborne, and Enteric Diseases, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, GA, USA
    Epidemiol Infect 136:721-38. 2008
    ..Moreover, a standard molecular definition of ETEC infection is needed to be able to compare results across study sites...
  5. pmc Part I. Analysis of data gaps pertaining to Salmonella enterica serotype Typhi infections in low and medium human development index countries, 1984-2005
    J A Crump
    Enteric Diseases Epidemiology Branch, National Center for Zoonotic, Vectorborne, and Enteric Diseases, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, GA 30333, USA
    Epidemiol Infect 136:436-48. 2008
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  6. ncbi request reprint Foodborne outbreaks of shigellosis in the USA, 1998-2008
    B L Nygren
    Division of Foodborne, Waterborne, and Environmental Diseases, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, GA, USA
    Epidemiol Infect 141:233-41. 2013
    ....
  7. doi request reprint Real-time modelling used for outbreak management during a cholera epidemic, Haiti, 2010-2011
    J Y Abrams
    Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, GA 30333, USA
    Epidemiol Infect 141:1276-85. 2013
    ..Providing the real-time projections allowed Haitian ministries and external aid organizations to better plan and implement response measures during the evolving epidemic...
  8. pmc Analysis of Salmonella enterica serotype Typhi pulsed-field gel electrophoresis patterns associated with international travel
    K Kubota
    Division of Bacterial and Mycotic Diseases, National Center for Infectious Diseases, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, 1600 Clifton Rd, Mail Stop C03, Atlanta, GA 30333, USA
    J Clin Microbiol 43:1205-9. 2005
    ..Twenty-seven (59%) of 46 MDR isolates had indistinguishable PFGE patterns with both XbaI and BlnI. It appears that MDR S. enterica serotype Typhi has emerged as a predominant clone in Southeast Asia and the Indian subcontinent...
  9. ncbi request reprint Evaluation of community-based serologic screening for identification of chronic Salmonella typhi carriers in Vietnam
    A Gupta
    Foodborne and Diarrheal Diseases Branch, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, GA, USA
    Int J Infect Dis 10:309-14. 2006
    ..To determine the utility of screening anti-Vi antibodies to detect chronic Salmonella Typhi carriers in an endemic community...
  10. ncbi request reprint A prolonged outbreak of Shigella sonnei infections in traditionally observant Jewish communities in North America caused by a molecularly distinct bacterial subtype
    J Sobel
    Foodborne and Diarrheal Diseases Branch, Division of Bacterial and Mycotic Diseases, National Center for Infectious Diseases, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, Georgia 30333, USA
    J Infect Dis 177:1405-9. 1998
    ..sonnei caused an international outbreak involving 8 traditionally observant Jewish communities, but not neighboring populations, over a 2-year period, suggesting sustained propagation of the epidemic strain between communities...
  11. ncbi request reprint Is drinking water in Abidjan, Côte d'Ivoire, safe for infant formula?
    E F Dunne
    Foodborne and Diarrheal Diseases Branch, National Center for Infectious Diseases, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, Georgia 30333, USA
    J Acquir Immune Defic Syndr 28:393-8. 2001
    ..To survey knowledge, attitudes, and practices regarding water use and infant feeding in the Koumassi District of Abidjan, Côte d'Ivoire, and to evaluate the microbiologic quality of source and stored drinking water...
  12. ncbi request reprint Typhoid fever in travelers: who should be targeted for prevention?
    E B Steinberg
    Foodborne and Diarrheal Diseases Branch, Division of Bacterial and Mycotic Diseases, National Center for Infectious Diseases, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, GA, USA
    Clin Infect Dis 39:186-91. 2004
    ..Reports of serious adverse events due to typhoid vaccination were very rare. Vaccination should be considered even for persons planning short-term travel to high-risk areas...
  13. pmc Epidemiological features of a newly described serotype of Shigella boydii
    P Kalluri
    Epidemic Intelligence Service, Epidemiology Program Office, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, GA 30333, USA
    Epidemiol Infect 132:579-83. 2004
    ..S. boydii 20 may be related to travel to Mexico and Hispanic ethnicity. Prompt epidemiological investigation of clusters of S. boydii 20 infection may help identify specific vehicles and risk factors for infection...
  14. pmc Outbreaks of typhoid fever in the United States, 1960-99
    S J Olsen
    Foodborne and Diarrheal Diseases Branch, Division of Bacterial and Mycotic Diseases, National Center for Infectious Diseases, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, 1600 Clifton Road, Atlanta, GA 30333, USA
    Epidemiol Infect 130:13-21. 2003
    ..85/year during 1960-79 to 0.85/year during 1980-99 (P=0.0001). S. Typhi outbreaks in the United States are generally small in size but can cause significant morbidity, and are often foodborne, warranting thorough investigation...
  15. pmc Risk factors for typhoid fever in a slum in Dhaka, Bangladesh
    P K Ram
    Foodborne and Diarrheal Diseases Branch, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, GA, USA
    Epidemiol Infect 135:458-65. 2007
    ..The protective effect of using latrines, particularly among young children, should be investigated further...
  16. pmc Global epidemiology of infections due to Shigella, Salmonella serotype Typhi, and enterotoxigenic Escherichia coli
    M A Miller
    Epidemiol Infect 136:433-5. 2008
  17. pmc Part II. Analysis of data gaps pertaining to Shigella infections in low and medium human development index countries, 1984-2005
    P K Ram
    Department of Social and Preventive Medicine, School of Public Health and Health Professions, University at Buffalo, Buffalo, NY 14214, USA
    Epidemiol Infect 136:577-603. 2008
    ..This review highlights the large gaps in data on the burden of Shigella infections for low human development index countries and, more specifically, for sub-Saharan Africa...