Stephanie J Schrag

Summary

Affiliation: Centers for Disease Control and Prevention
Country: USA

Publications

  1. pmc Sentinel surveillance: a reliable way to track antibiotic resistance in communities?
    Stephanie J Schrag
    Respiratory Diseases Branch, Division of Bacterial and Mycotic Diseases, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, 1600 Clifton Road, Atlanta, GA 30333, USA
    Emerg Infect Dis 8:496-502. 2002
  2. ncbi request reprint Multistate surveillance for laboratory-confirmed, influenza-associated hospitalizations in children: 2003-2004
    Stephanie J Schrag
    National Center for Infectious Diseases, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, GA 30333, USA
    Pediatr Infect Dis J 25:395-400. 2006
  3. ncbi request reprint Risk factors for invasive, early-onset Escherichia coli infections in the era of widespread intrapartum antibiotic use
    Stephanie J Schrag
    Division of Bacterial and Mycotic Diseases, National Center for Infectious Diseases, Atlanta, Georgia, USA
    Pediatrics 118:570-6. 2006
  4. ncbi request reprint Early-onset neonatal sepsis in the era of widespread intrapartum chemoprophylaxis
    Stephanie J Schrag
    National Center for Immunization and Respiratory Diseases, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, GA, USA
    Pediatr Infect Dis J 25:939-40. 2006
  5. doi request reprint Risk factors for neonatal sepsis and perinatal death among infants enrolled in the prevention of perinatal sepsis trial, Soweto, South Africa
    Stephanie J Schrag
    Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, GA 30333, USA
    Pediatr Infect Dis J 31:821-6. 2012
  6. 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
  7. ncbi request reprint Revisiting the need for vaccine prevention of late-onset neonatal group B streptococcal disease: a multistate, population-based analysis
    Hannah T Jordan
    Respiratory Diseases Branch, National Center for Immunization and Respiratory Diseases, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, 1600 Clifton Road NE, Atlanta, GA 30309, USA
    Pediatr Infect Dis J 27:1057-64. 2008
  8. 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
  9. doi request reprint Increasing burden of invasive group B streptococcal disease in nonpregnant adults, 1990-2007
    Tami H Skoff
    National Center for Immunization and Respiratory Diseases, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, Georgia 30333, USA
    Clin Infect Dis 49:85-92. 2009
  10. ncbi request reprint Prenatal screening for infectious diseases and opportunities for prevention
    Stephanie J Schrag
    Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, Georgia 30333, USA
    Obstet Gynecol 102:753-60. 2003

Detail Information

Publications30

  1. pmc Sentinel surveillance: a reliable way to track antibiotic resistance in communities?
    Stephanie J Schrag
    Respiratory Diseases Branch, Division of Bacterial and Mycotic Diseases, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, 1600 Clifton Road, Atlanta, GA 30333, USA
    Emerg Infect Dis 8:496-502. 2002
    ..Sentinel surveillance for resistant pneumococci can detect important trends over time but rarely detects newly emerging resistance profiles...
  2. ncbi request reprint Multistate surveillance for laboratory-confirmed, influenza-associated hospitalizations in children: 2003-2004
    Stephanie J Schrag
    National Center for Infectious Diseases, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, GA 30333, USA
    Pediatr Infect Dis J 25:395-400. 2006
    ..We describe laboratory-confirmed, influenza-associated hospitalizations in a population representing almost 6% of children in the United States...
  3. ncbi request reprint Risk factors for invasive, early-onset Escherichia coli infections in the era of widespread intrapartum antibiotic use
    Stephanie J Schrag
    Division of Bacterial and Mycotic Diseases, National Center for Infectious Diseases, Atlanta, Georgia, USA
    Pediatrics 118:570-6. 2006
    ..The goal was to evaluate risk factors for invasive Escherichia coli infections in the first week of life (early onset), focusing on the role of intrapartum antibiotic use...
  4. ncbi request reprint Early-onset neonatal sepsis in the era of widespread intrapartum chemoprophylaxis
    Stephanie J Schrag
    National Center for Immunization and Respiratory Diseases, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, GA, USA
    Pediatr Infect Dis J 25:939-40. 2006
  5. doi request reprint Risk factors for neonatal sepsis and perinatal death among infants enrolled in the prevention of perinatal sepsis trial, Soweto, South Africa
    Stephanie J Schrag
    Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, GA 30333, USA
    Pediatr Infect Dis J 31:821-6. 2012
    ..gov), Soweto, South Africa...
  6. 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...
  7. ncbi request reprint Revisiting the need for vaccine prevention of late-onset neonatal group B streptococcal disease: a multistate, population-based analysis
    Hannah T Jordan
    Respiratory Diseases Branch, National Center for Immunization and Respiratory Diseases, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, 1600 Clifton Road NE, Atlanta, GA 30309, USA
    Pediatr Infect Dis J 27:1057-64. 2008
    ..We describe trends in late-onset GBS over a 16-year period to characterize disease burden and estimate vaccine preventability...
  8. 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...
  9. doi request reprint Increasing burden of invasive group B streptococcal disease in nonpregnant adults, 1990-2007
    Tami H Skoff
    National Center for Immunization and Respiratory Diseases, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, Georgia 30333, USA
    Clin Infect Dis 49:85-92. 2009
    ..We used population-based surveillance to examine trends in adult GBS disease during the period 1990-2007 and to describe the epidemiology of adult GBS disease to guide prevention efforts...
  10. ncbi request reprint Prenatal screening for infectious diseases and opportunities for prevention
    Stephanie J Schrag
    Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, Georgia 30333, USA
    Obstet Gynecol 102:753-60. 2003
    ..To characterize adherence with recommendations for prenatal infectious disease screening and missed opportunities for prevention of congenital and perinatal infections...
  11. ncbi request reprint Early-onset group B streptococcal disease in the United States: potential for further reduction
    Jennifer R Verani
    Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, the Georgia Emerging Infections Program Atlanta VA Medical Center, and the Georgia Department of Community Health, Atlanta, Georgia the Emerging Infections Program, New York State Department of Health, Albany, New York the Minnesota Department of Health, St Paul, Minnesota Vanderbilt University School of Medicine, Nashville, Tennessee Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health, Baltimore, Maryland the University of New Mexico, Albuquerque, New Mexico the Colorado Department of Public Health and Environment, Denver, Colorado the Connecticut Department of Public Health, Hartford, Connecticut the Oregon Public Health Division, Portland, Oregon and the California Emerging Infections Program, Oakland, California
    Obstet Gynecol 123:828-37. 2014
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  12. ncbi request reprint Prevention of perinatal group B streptococcal disease--revised guidelines from CDC, 2010
    Jennifer R Verani
    National Center for Immunization and Respiratory Diseases, CDC, 1600 Clifton Road, N E, MS C 23, Atlanta, GA 30333, USA
    MMWR Recomm Rep 59:1-36. 2010
    ..In the absence of a licensed GBS vaccine, universal screening and intrapartum antibiotic prophylaxis continue to be the cornerstones of early-onset GBS disease prevention...
  13. doi request reprint Intrapartum antibiotic prophylaxis for the prevention of perinatal group B streptococcal disease: experience in the United States and implications for a potential group B streptococcal vaccine
    Stephanie J Schrag
    Division of Bacterial Diseases, National Center for Immunization and Respiratory Diseases, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, GA 30333, USA
    Vaccine 31:D20-6. 2013
    ..Yet there are also inherent limitations to universal screening and IAP. Some of these could potentially be addressed by an efficacious maternal GBS vaccine. ..
  14. ncbi request reprint A population-based comparison of strategies to prevent early-onset group B streptococcal disease in neonates
    Stephanie J Schrag
    Respiratory Diseases Branch, MS C23, Division of Bacterial and Mycotic Disease, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, GA 30333, USA
    N Engl J Med 347:233-9. 2002
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  15. doi request reprint Group B streptococcal disease in infants: progress in prevention and continued challenges
    Jennifer R Verani
    Respiratory Diseases Branch, Division of Bacterial Diseases, National Center for Immunization and Respiratory Diseases, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, 1600 Clifton Road, MS C 23, Atlanta, GA 30333, USA
    Clin Perinatol 37:375-92. 2010
    ..This article discusses implementation challenges for clinicians caring for pregnant women and newborns and presents an updated algorithm for neonatal management...
  16. pmc Screening and counseling practices reported by obstetrician-gynecologists for patients with hepatitis C virus infection
    Kathy Boaz
    National Center for Infectious Diseases, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, GA, USA
    Infect Dis Obstet Gynecol 11:39-44. 2003
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  17. doi request reprint Outbreak of late-onset group B Streptococcus in a neonatal intensive care unit
    Jennifer K MacFarquhar
    Epidemic Intelligence Service, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, GA, USA
    Am J Infect Control 38:283-8. 2010
    ..In September 2007, the Tennessee Department of Health was notified of a cluster of late-onset group B streptococcal (GBS) infections in a neonatal intensive care unit (NICU). Outbreaks of late-onset GBS are rare...
  18. pmc Emergence of Streptococcus pneumoniae with very-high-level resistance to penicillin
    Stephanie J Schrag
    Division of Bacterial and Mycotic Diseases, National Center for Infectious Diseases, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, Georgia 30333, USA
    Antimicrob Agents Chemother 48:3016-23. 2004
    ..The emergence, clonality, and association of very-high-level penicillin resistance with multiple drug resistance requires further monitoring and highlights the need for novel agents active against the pneumococcus...
  19. pmc Early onset neonatal sepsis: the burden of group B Streptococcal and E. coli disease continues
    Barbara J Stoll
    Department of Pediatrics, Emory University School of Medicine, and Children s Healthcare of Atlanta, 2015 Uppergate Drive, Atlanta, GA, USA
    Pediatrics 127:817-26. 2011
    ..Guidelines for prevention of group B streptococcal (GBS) infection have successfully reduced early onset (EO) GBS disease. Study results suggest that Escherichia coli is an important EO pathogen...
  20. pmc The burden of invasive early-onset neonatal sepsis in the United States, 2005-2008
    Emily J Weston
    Respiratory Diseases Branch, National Center for Immunization and Respiratory Diseases, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, GA 30333, USA
    Pediatr Infect Dis J 30:937-41. 2011
    ..We estimated the national burden of invasive EOS cases and deaths in the era of GBS prevention...
  21. doi request reprint Clinical sepsis in neonates and young infants, United States, 1988-2006
    Susan L Lukacs
    National Center for Health Statistics, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Hyattsville, MD, USA
    J Pediatr 160:960-5.e1. 2012
    ..To describe the burden and characteristics of clinical neonatal sepsis in the United States and evaluate incidence rates after the issuance of intrapartum antibiotic prophylaxis (IAP) guidelines...
  22. ncbi request reprint Effects of intrapartum antimicrobial prophylaxis for prevention of group-B-streptococcal disease on the incidence and ecology of early-onset neonatal sepsis
    Matthew R Moore
    Epidemic Intelligence Service Program, Division of Applied Public Health Training, Epidemiology Program Office, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, GA, USA
    Lancet Infect Dis 3:201-13. 2003
    ..We propose systematic monitoring of early-onset sepsis, coupled with targeted research, to inform periodic reassessment of prevention strategies...
  23. pmc Methicillin-resistant and susceptible Staphylococcus aureus bacteremia and meningitis in preterm infants
    Andi L Shane
    Department of Pediatrics, Emory University School of Medicine, Children s Healthcare of Atlanta, Atlanta, GA 30322, USA
    Pediatrics 129:e914-22. 2012
    ..Data are limited on the impact of methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus (MRSA) on morbidity and mortality among very low birth weight (VLBW) infants with S aureus (SA) bacteremia and/or meningitis (B/M)...
  24. pmc Application of TaqMan low-density arrays for simultaneous detection of multiple respiratory pathogens
    Maja Kodani
    Division of Bacterial Diseases, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, Georgia 30333, USA
    J Clin Microbiol 49:2175-82. 2011
    ..The TLDA card approach offers promise for rapid and simultaneous identification of multiple respiratory pathogens for outbreak investigations and disease surveillance...
  25. ncbi request reprint Vaccination and perinatal infection prevention practices among obstetrician-gynecologists
    Stephanie J Schrag
    National Center for Infectious Diseases, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, Georgia, 30333, USA
    Obstet Gynecol 101:704-10. 2003
    ..To assist efforts to improve adult vaccination coverage by characterizing vaccination and infectious disease screening practices of obstetrician-gynecologists...
  26. ncbi request reprint The burden and severity of illness due to 2009 pandemic influenza A (H1N1) in a large US city during the late summer and early fall of 2009
    Saumil S Doshi
    Epidemic Intelligence Service, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, Georgia, USA
    Am J Epidemiol 176:519-26. 2012
    ..Nevertheless, the second pH1N1 pandemic wave led to substantial numbers of ED visits, hospitalizations, and deaths in metropolitan Atlanta...
  27. pmc SARS surveillance during emergency public health response, United States, March-July 2003
    Stephanie J Schrag
    Division of Bacterial and Mycotic Diseases, Respiratory Diseases Branch, National Center for Infectious Diseases, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, Georgia 30333, USA
    Emerg Infect Dis 10:185-94. 2004
    ..Successes and limitations of this emergency surveillance can guide preparations for future outbreaks of SARS or respiratory diseases of unknown etiology...
  28. ncbi request reprint Easing the burden: characterizing the disease burden of neonatal group B streptococcal disease to motivate prevention
    Stephanie J Schrag
    Clin Infect Dis 38:1209-11. 2004
  29. ncbi request reprint The past and future of perinatal group B streptococcal disease prevention
    Stephanie J Schrag
    Clin Infect Dis 39:1136-8. 2004
  30. pmc Estimating influenza hospitalizations among children
    Carlos G Grijalva
    Vanderbilt University School of Medicine Nashville, Tennessee 37232 2637, USA
    Emerg Infect Dis 12:103-9. 2006
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