Roque Miramontes

Summary

Affiliation: Centers for Disease Control and Prevention
Country: USA

Publications

  1. doi request reprint Use of tuberculosis genotyping for postoutbreak monitoring
    Roque Miramontes
    Division of Tuberculosis Elimination, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, GA, USA
    J Public Health Manag Pract 18:375-8. 2012
  2. pmc Outbreak of tuberculosis among Guatemalan immigrants in rural Minnesota, 2008
    Sara A Lowther
    Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Epidemic Intelligence Service, Atlanta, GA 30333, USA
    Public Health Rep 126:726-32. 2011
  3. pmc Predicting U.S. Tuberculosis Case Counts through 2020
    Rachel S Y E L K Woodruff
    Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, Georgia, United States of America
    PLoS ONE 8:e65276. 2013
  4. doi request reprint Tuberculosis among Africans living in the United States, 2000-2009
    Bisrat K Abraham
    Epidemic Intelligence Service, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention CDC, Atlanta, GA, USA
    J Immigr Minor Health 15:381-9. 2013
  5. doi request reprint Public health response to a multidrug-resistant tuberculosis outbreak among Guatemalans in Tennessee, 2007
    Roque Miramontes
    Division of Tuberculosis Elimination, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention CDC, Atlanta, GA, USA
    South Med J 103:882-6. 2010

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Publications5

  1. doi request reprint Use of tuberculosis genotyping for postoutbreak monitoring
    Roque Miramontes
    Division of Tuberculosis Elimination, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, GA, USA
    J Public Health Manag Pract 18:375-8. 2012
    ..Review of routinely collected tuberculosis genotyping results following a known outbreak is a potential mechanism to examine the effectiveness of outbreak control measures...
  2. pmc Outbreak of tuberculosis among Guatemalan immigrants in rural Minnesota, 2008
    Sara A Lowther
    Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Epidemic Intelligence Service, Atlanta, GA 30333, USA
    Public Health Rep 126:726-32. 2011
    ..We described the outbreak investigation and control measures after the Minnesota Department of Health identified a cluster of tuberculosis (TB) cases among Guatemalan immigrants within three rural Minnesota counties in August 2008...
  3. pmc Predicting U.S. Tuberculosis Case Counts through 2020
    Rachel S Y E L K Woodruff
    Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, Georgia, United States of America
    PLoS ONE 8:e65276. 2013
    ..TB case count predictions will help TB control programs identify needs for cultural competency, such as languages and interpreters needed for translating materials or engaging in appropriate community outreach...
  4. doi request reprint Tuberculosis among Africans living in the United States, 2000-2009
    Bisrat K Abraham
    Epidemic Intelligence Service, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention CDC, Atlanta, GA, USA
    J Immigr Minor Health 15:381-9. 2013
    ..Identification and treatment of latent TB infection, HIV testing and treatment, and a high index of suspicion for extrapulmonary TB are needed to better address TB in this population...
  5. doi request reprint Public health response to a multidrug-resistant tuberculosis outbreak among Guatemalans in Tennessee, 2007
    Roque Miramontes
    Division of Tuberculosis Elimination, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention CDC, Atlanta, GA, USA
    South Med J 103:882-6. 2010
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