Christina R Phares

Summary

Affiliation: Centers for Disease Control and Prevention
Country: USA

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Legionnaires' disease among residents of a long-term care facility: the sentinel event in a community outbreak
    Christina R Phares
    Epidemic Intelligence Service Program, National Center for Infectious Diseases, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, GA 30333, USA
    Am J Infect Control 35:319-23. 2007
  2. doi request reprint Epidemiology of severe pneumonia caused by Legionella longbeachae, Mycoplasma pneumoniae, and Chlamydia pneumoniae: 1-year, population-based surveillance for severe pneumonia in Thailand
    Christina R Phares
    Epidemic Intelligence Service Program, Office of Workforce and Career Development, National Center for Infectious Diseases, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, Georgia 30333, USA
    Clin Infect Dis 45:e147-55. 2007
  3. doi request reprint Epidemiology of invasive group B streptococcal disease in the United States, 1999-2005
    Christina R Phares
    Epidemic Intelligence Service Program, Office of Workforce and Career Development, Division of Bacterial Diseases, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, Georgia 30333, USA
    JAMA 299:2056-65. 2008
  4. pmc Presumptive treatment to reduce imported malaria among refugees from east Africa resettling in the United States
    Christina R Phares
    Division of Global Migration and Quarantine, National Center for Emerging and Zoonotic Infectious Diseases, Atlanta, Georgia, USA
    Am J Trop Med Hyg 85:612-5. 2011
  5. doi request reprint Evaluation of universal antenatal screening for group B streptococcus
    Melissa K Van Dyke
    Epidemic Intelligence Service Program, Office of Workforce and Career Development, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, GA 30333, USA
    N Engl J Med 360:2626-36. 2009
  6. doi request reprint Prevention of mother-to-child transmission of infections during pregnancy: implementation of recommended interventions, United States, 2003-2004
    Emilia H A Koumans
    Division of STD Prevention, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, GA, USA
    Am J Obstet Gynecol 206:158.e1-158.e11. 2012
  7. doi request reprint Albendazole therapy and enteric parasites in United States-bound refugees
    Stephen J Swanson
    Epidemic Intelligence Service, Atlanta, USA
    N Engl J Med 366:1498-507. 2012
  8. doi request reprint Non-pharmaceutical interventions during an outbreak of 2009 pandemic influenza A (H1N1) virus infection at a large public university, April-May 2009
    Tarissa Mitchell
    Immigrant, Refugee, and Migrant Health Branch, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, Georgia 30329, USA
    Clin Infect Dis 52:S138-45. 2011

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Publications8

  1. ncbi request reprint Legionnaires' disease among residents of a long-term care facility: the sentinel event in a community outbreak
    Christina R Phares
    Epidemic Intelligence Service Program, National Center for Infectious Diseases, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, GA 30333, USA
    Am J Infect Control 35:319-23. 2007
    ..A long-term care facility (LTCF) reported an outbreak of Legionnaires' disease (LD) in September 2004...
  2. doi request reprint Epidemiology of severe pneumonia caused by Legionella longbeachae, Mycoplasma pneumoniae, and Chlamydia pneumoniae: 1-year, population-based surveillance for severe pneumonia in Thailand
    Christina R Phares
    Epidemic Intelligence Service Program, Office of Workforce and Career Development, National Center for Infectious Diseases, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, Georgia 30333, USA
    Clin Infect Dis 45:e147-55. 2007
    ..Legionella species, Mycoplasma pneumoniae, and Chlamydia pneumoniae are recognized as important causes of pneumonia in high-income countries, but their significance in middle-income countries, such as Thailand, is unknown...
  3. doi request reprint Epidemiology of invasive group B streptococcal disease in the United States, 1999-2005
    Christina R Phares
    Epidemic Intelligence Service Program, Office of Workforce and Career Development, Division of Bacterial Diseases, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, Georgia 30333, USA
    JAMA 299:2056-65. 2008
    ..Guidelines for prevention of perinatal disease through intrapartum chemoprophylaxis were revised in 2002. Candidate vaccines are under development...
  4. pmc Presumptive treatment to reduce imported malaria among refugees from east Africa resettling in the United States
    Christina R Phares
    Division of Global Migration and Quarantine, National Center for Emerging and Zoonotic Infectious Diseases, Atlanta, Georgia, USA
    Am J Trop Med Hyg 85:612-5. 2011
    ..1-18%). Pre-departure presumptive treatment with an effective drug is associated with decreased disease among refugees...
  5. doi request reprint Evaluation of universal antenatal screening for group B streptococcus
    Melissa K Van Dyke
    Epidemic Intelligence Service Program, Office of Workforce and Career Development, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, GA 30333, USA
    N Engl J Med 360:2626-36. 2009
    ..In 2002, national guidelines recommended universal late antenatal screening of pregnant women for colonization with group B streptococcus to identify candidates for intrapartum chemoprophylaxis...
  6. doi request reprint Prevention of mother-to-child transmission of infections during pregnancy: implementation of recommended interventions, United States, 2003-2004
    Emilia H A Koumans
    Division of STD Prevention, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, GA, USA
    Am J Obstet Gynecol 206:158.e1-158.e11. 2012
    ....
  7. doi request reprint Albendazole therapy and enteric parasites in United States-bound refugees
    Stephen J Swanson
    Epidemic Intelligence Service, Atlanta, USA
    N Engl J Med 366:1498-507. 2012
    ....
  8. doi request reprint Non-pharmaceutical interventions during an outbreak of 2009 pandemic influenza A (H1N1) virus infection at a large public university, April-May 2009
    Tarissa Mitchell
    Immigrant, Refugee, and Migrant Health Branch, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, Georgia 30329, USA
    Clin Infect Dis 52:S138-45. 2011
    ..Nearly one-half (46%) of student respondents, including 44.7% of those with ARI, attended social events. Results indicate a need for efforts to increase compliance with home isolation and social distancing measures...