John A Painter
Affiliation: Centers for Disease Control and Prevention
- Recipes for foodborne outbreaks: a scheme for categorizing and grouping implicated foodsJohn A Painter
Enteric Diseases Epidemiology Branch, Division of Foodborne, Bacterial, and Mycotic Diseases, National Center for Zoonotic, Vectorborne, and Enteric Diseases, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, Georgia 30333, USA
Foodborne Pathog Dis 6:1259-64. 2009..Because nearly 2000 foods have been reported as causing outbreaks in the United States, foods must be grouped for meaningful analyses...
- Salmonella-based rodenticides and public healthJohn A Painter
Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, Georgia 30333, USA
Emerg Infect Dis 10:985-7. 2004..Health officials should be aware that the continued use of Salmonella-based rodenticides is a risk to public health and should take appropriate measures to prevent use in their jurisdictions...
- Tuberculosis screening by tuberculosis skin test or QuantiFERON-TB Gold In-Tube Assay among an immigrant population with a high prevalence of tuberculosis and BCG vaccinationJohn A Painter
National Center for Emerging and Zoonotic Infectious Diseases, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, Georgia, United States of America
PLoS ONE 8:e82727. 2013..Interferon gamma release assays exclude antigens found in BCG. In Vietnam, like most high TB-prevalence countries, there is universal BCG vaccination at birth...
- Attribution of foodborne illnesses, hospitalizations, and deaths to food commodities by using outbreak data, United States, 1998-2008John A Painter
Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, GA 30333, USA
Emerg Infect Dis 19:407-15. 2013..Methods to incorporate data from other sources are needed to improve attribution estimates for some commodities and agents...
- Sharing Shigella: risk factors for a multicommunity outbreak of shigellosisAndi L Shane
Foodborne and Diarrheal Diseases Branch, Division of Bacterial and Mycotic Diseases, MS A 38, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, 1600 Clifton Rd, Atlanta, GA 30333, USA
Arch Pediatr Adolesc Med 157:601-3. 2003
- 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...