Patrick K Moonan

Summary

Affiliation: Centers for Disease Control and Prevention
Country: USA

Publications

  1. pmc Estimating the burden of tuberculosis among foreign-born persons acquired prior to entering the U.S., 2005-2009
    Philip M Ricks
    Division of Tuberculosis Elimination, United States Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, Georgia, United States of America
    PLoS ONE 6:e27405. 2011
  2. doi request reprint Transmission of multidrug-resistant tuberculosis in the USA: a cross-sectional study
    Patrick K Moonan
    Division of Tuberculosis Elimination, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, GA 30333, USA
    Lancet Infect Dis 13:777-84. 2013
  3. pmc Using genotyping and geospatial scanning to estimate recent mycobacterium tuberculosis transmission, United States
    Patrick K Moonan
    US Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, GA 30333, USA
    Emerg Infect Dis 18:458-65. 2012
  4. pmc Does directly observed therapy (DOT) reduce drug resistant tuberculosis?
    Patrick K Moonan
    University of North Texas Health Science Center at Fort Worth, Department of Medicine, USA
    BMC Public Health 11:19. 2011
  5. ncbi request reprint What is the outcome of targeted tuberculosis screening based on universal genotyping and location?
    Patrick K Moonan
    School of Medicine, University of North Texas Health Science Center at Fort Worth, Fort Worth, TX 76107, USA
    Am J Respir Crit Care Med 174:599-604. 2006
  6. 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
  7. ncbi request reprint Molecular epidemiology of Mycobacterium tuberculosis in the United States-Affiliated Pacific Islands
    Sapna Bamrah
    1Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, GA, USA
    Asia Pac J Public Health 26:77-84. 2014
  8. ncbi request reprint Human tuberculosis due to Mycobacterium bovis in the United States, 1995-2005
    Michele C Hlavsa
    Epidemic Intelligence Service, Office of Workforce and Career Development, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, Georgia, USA
    Clin Infect Dis 47:168-75. 2008
  9. doi request reprint Underuse of effective measures to prevent and manage pediatric tuberculosis in the United States
    Mark N Lobato
    Division of Tuberculosis Elimination, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, Georgia 30333, USA
    Arch Pediatr Adolesc Med 162:426-31. 2008
  10. doi request reprint Tuberculosis genotyping information management system: enhancing tuberculosis surveillance in the United States
    Smita Ghosh
    Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, GA, USA
    Infect Genet Evol 12:782-8. 2012

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Publications19

  1. pmc Estimating the burden of tuberculosis among foreign-born persons acquired prior to entering the U.S., 2005-2009
    Philip M Ricks
    Division of Tuberculosis Elimination, United States Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, Georgia, United States of America
    PLoS ONE 6:e27405. 2011
    ..Our study objectives were to estimate the proportion of foreign-born persons with TB due reactivation TB and to describe characteristics of foreign-born persons with reactivation TB...
  2. doi request reprint Transmission of multidrug-resistant tuberculosis in the USA: a cross-sectional study
    Patrick K Moonan
    Division of Tuberculosis Elimination, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, GA 30333, USA
    Lancet Infect Dis 13:777-84. 2013
    ..We assessed transmission of MDR tuberculosis and potential contributing factors in the USA...
  3. pmc Using genotyping and geospatial scanning to estimate recent mycobacterium tuberculosis transmission, United States
    Patrick K Moonan
    US Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, GA 30333, USA
    Emerg Infect Dis 18:458-65. 2012
    ..Understanding transmission dynamics and establishing strategies for rapidly detecting recent transmission among these populations are essential for TB elimination in the United States...
  4. pmc Does directly observed therapy (DOT) reduce drug resistant tuberculosis?
    Patrick K Moonan
    University of North Texas Health Science Center at Fort Worth, Department of Medicine, USA
    BMC Public Health 11:19. 2011
    ..This study compares the portion of drug resistant genotype clusters, representing recent transmission, within and between communities implementing programs differing only in their directly observed therapy (DOT) practices...
  5. ncbi request reprint What is the outcome of targeted tuberculosis screening based on universal genotyping and location?
    Patrick K Moonan
    School of Medicine, University of North Texas Health Science Center at Fort Worth, Fort Worth, TX 76107, USA
    Am J Respir Crit Care Med 174:599-604. 2006
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  6. 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...
  7. ncbi request reprint Molecular epidemiology of Mycobacterium tuberculosis in the United States-Affiliated Pacific Islands
    Sapna Bamrah
    1Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, GA, USA
    Asia Pac J Public Health 26:77-84. 2014
    ..Among 419 (31%) reported culture-confirmed TB cases, 352 (84%) had complete genotype results. Routine TB genotyping allowed, for the first time, an exploration of the molecular epidemiology of TB in the USAPI. ..
  8. ncbi request reprint Human tuberculosis due to Mycobacterium bovis in the United States, 1995-2005
    Michele C Hlavsa
    Epidemic Intelligence Service, Office of Workforce and Career Development, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, Georgia, USA
    Clin Infect Dis 47:168-75. 2008
    ..The National TB Genotyping Service's work has allowed systematic identification of M. tuberculosis-complex isolates and enabled the first US-wide study of M. bovis TB...
  9. doi request reprint Underuse of effective measures to prevent and manage pediatric tuberculosis in the United States
    Mark N Lobato
    Division of Tuberculosis Elimination, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, Georgia 30333, USA
    Arch Pediatr Adolesc Med 162:426-31. 2008
    ..To characterize problems with prevention and management of pediatric tuberculosis (TB) and latent TB infection (LTBI)...
  10. doi request reprint Tuberculosis genotyping information management system: enhancing tuberculosis surveillance in the United States
    Smita Ghosh
    Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, GA, USA
    Infect Genet Evol 12:782-8. 2012
    ..TB genotyping results are available to enhance national TB surveillance and apply genotyping results to conduct TB control activities in the United States...
  11. pmc Two tuberculosis genotyping clusters, one preventable outbreak
    Ann M Buff
    Epidemic Intelligence Service, Office of Workforce and Career Development, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, GA 30333, USA
    Public Health Rep 124:490-4. 2009
    ..Adequate treatment of the source patient's initial TB or early diagnosis of recurrent TB could have prevented this outbreak...
  12. ncbi request reprint Prospective comparison of the tuberculin skin test and 2 whole-blood interferon-gamma release assays in persons with suspected tuberculosis
    Gerald H Mazurek
    Division of Tuberculosis Elimination, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, GA 30333, USA
    Clin Infect Dis 45:837-45. 2007
    ..tuberculosis by culture...
  13. doi request reprint Relationship between Mycobacterium tuberculosis phylogenetic lineage and clinical site of tuberculosis
    Eleanor S Click
    Epidemic Intelligence Service, Division of Tuberculosis Elimination, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, Georgia 30333, USA
    Clin Infect Dis 54:211-9. 2012
    ..We sought to determine whether M. tuberculosis lineage is associated with the site of tuberculosis disease...
  14. pmc Unusual interferon gamma measurements with QuantiFERON-TB Gold and QuantiFERON-TB Gold In-Tube tests
    Richard D Powell
    Division of Tuberculosis Elimination, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, Georgia, United States of America
    PLoS ONE 6:e20061. 2011
    ..tuberculosis (Mtb) infection. Recognition of unusual IFN-γ measurements may help indicate inaccurate results...
  15. doi request reprint Acquired resistance to second-line drugs among persons with tuberculosis in the United States
    Julia V Ershova
    US Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, Georgia 30333, USA
    Clin Infect Dis 55:1600-7. 2012
    ..The objectives of this study were to identify risk factors for acquired resistance (AR) to injectable SLDs (INJ SLDs) and fluoroquinolones in the US National tuberculosis Surveillance System, 1993-2008...
  16. doi request reprint Tuberculosis and substance abuse in the United States, 1997-2006
    John E Oeltmann
    Division of Tuberculosis Elimination, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, 1600 Clifton Rd NE, Mailstop E10, Atlanta, GA 30333, USA
    Arch Intern Med 169:189-97. 2009
    ..This study examined the prevalence of substance abuse among TB cases reported in the United States and assessed the relation between substance abuse and indicators of TB transmission...
  17. ncbi request reprint Using cost and health impacts to prioritize the targeted testing of tuberculosis in the United States
    Thaddeus L Miller
    Department of Medicine, University of North Texas Health Science Center at Fort Worth, Fort Worth, TX 76107, USA
    Ann Epidemiol 16:305-12. 2006
    ..However, this policy, if not targeted, may be inefficient. We determined the efficiency of a state-law mandated TB screening program and a non state-law mandated one in terms of cost, morbidity, treatment, and disease averted...
  18. pmc The value of effective public tuberculosis treatment: an analysis of opportunity costs associated with multidrug resistant tuberculosis in Latvia
    Thaddeus L Miller
    University of North Texas Health Science Center at Fort Worth, School of Public Health, Fort Worth, TX, USA
    Cost Eff Resour Alloc 11:9. 2013
    ..We compared the healthcare costs and treatment outcomes among multidrug-resistant tuberculosis (MDR-TB) and non MDR-TB patients in Latvia to identify benefits or costs associated with both...
  19. ncbi request reprint Associate investigations: detection of tuberculosis infections in children resulting in discovery of undiagnosed tuberculosis in adults
    Patrick K Moonan
    Department of Internal Medicine, University of North Texas Health Science Center at Fort Worth, 76107, USA
    J Am Osteopath Assoc 102:397-400. 2002
    ..When TB infections are discovered in children, associate investigations can result in the discovery of undiagnosed adult cases and prevent further transmission within the community...