Jennifer S Rota
Affiliation: Centers for Disease Control and Prevention
- Two case studies of modified measles in vaccinated physicians exposed to primary measles cases: high risk of infection but low risk of transmissionJennifer S Rota
Measles, Mumps, Rubella, and Herpesvirus Laboratory Branch, Division of Viral Diseases, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, Georgia 30333, USA
J Infect Dis 204:S559-63. 2011..Both of the physicians continued to see patients, because neither considered that they could have measles. Despite surveillance for cases among contacts, including unvaccinated persons, no additional cases were identified...
- Review of the temporal and geographical distribution of measles virus genotypes in the prevaccine and postvaccine erasMichaela A Riddell
Department of Public Health, School of Population Health, University of Melbourne, Parkville 3010, Victoria, Australia
Virol J 2:87. 2005....
- Measles outbreak associated with an international youth sporting event in the United States, 2007Tai Ho Chen
Epidemic Intelligence Service, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, GA
Pediatr Infect Dis J 29:794-800. 2010..In 2007, the initiation of a multistate measles outbreak was associated with an imported case occurring in a participant at an international youth sporting event held in Pennsylvania...
- Genetic analysis of measles viruses isolated in the united states between 1989 and 2001: absence of an endemic genotype since 1994Paul A Rota
Division of Viral and Rickettsial Diseases, National Center for Infectious Diseases, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, Georgia 30333, USA
J Infect Dis 189:S160-4. 2004..Therefore, the data obtained from virological surveillance are consistent with the conclusions made by disease surveillance and epidemiological investigations that measles is no longer an endemic disease in the United States...
- Subacute sclerosing panencephalitis: more cases of this fatal disease are prevented by measles immunization than was previously recognizedWilliam J Bellini
Respiratory and Enteric Viruses Branch, National Center for Infectious Diseases, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, Georgia 30333, USA
J Infect Dis 192:1686-93. 2005..The estimated risk of developing SSPE was 10-fold higher than the previous estimate reported for the United States in 1982. CONCLUSIONS: Vaccination against measles prevents more cases of SSPE than was originally estimated...
- Molecular epidemiology of measles viruses in the United States, 1997-2001Paul A Rota
Measles Virus Section, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, Georgia 30333, USA
Emerg Infect Dis 8:902-8. 2002..Therefore, the diversity of Measles virus genotypes observed in the United States from 1997 to 2001 reflected multiple imported sources of virus and indicated that no strain of measles is endemic in the United States...