R Douglas Scott

Summary

Affiliation: Centers for Disease Control and Prevention
Country: USA

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Vaccinating first-year college students living in dormitories for Meningococcal disease: an economic analysis
    R Douglas Scott
    Division of Healthcare Quality Promotion Scott, National Center for Infectious Diseases, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, Georgia 30333, USA
    Am J Prev Med 23:98-105. 2002
  2. pmc Collecting data to assess SARS interventions
    R Douglas Scott
    National Center for Infectious Diseases, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, Georgia 30333, USA
    Emerg Infect Dis 10:1290-2. 2004
  3. pmc West Nile virus economic impact, Louisiana, 2002
    Armineh Zohrabian
    Division of Adult and Community Health, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, Georgia 30341, USA
    Emerg Infect Dis 10:1736-44. 2004
  4. ncbi request reprint Cost-effectiveness of conjugate meningococcal vaccination strategies in the United States
    Colin W Shepard
    Division of Viral Hepatitis, National Center for Infectious Diseases, US Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, 1600 Clifton Rd, MS G37, Atlanta, GA 30333, USA
    Pediatrics 115:1220-32. 2005
  5. ncbi request reprint The economic burden of drug resistance
    David H Howard
    Department of Health Policy and Management, Emory University, Atlanta, GA 30322, USA
    Clin Infect Dis 41:S283-6. 2005
  6. ncbi request reprint Costs of management of occupational exposures to blood and body fluids
    R Douglas Scott
    Division of Healthcare Quality Promotion, National Center for Infectious Diseases, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, GA 30333, USA
    Infect Control Hosp Epidemiol 28:774-82. 2007
  7. ncbi request reprint The global impact of drug resistance
    David H Howard
    Rollins School of Public Health, Emory University, Atlanta, GA 30322, USA
    Clin Infect Dis 36:S4-10. 2003
  8. ncbi request reprint The cost of care for patients with HIV from the provider economic perspective
    Rebecca R Roberts
    Department of Emergency Medicine, John H Stroger, Jr Hospital of Cook County, 1900 W Polk Street, 10th Floor, Chicago, Illinois 60612, USA
    AIDS Patient Care STDS 20:876-86. 2006
  9. ncbi request reprint The use of economic modeling to determine the hospital costs associated with nosocomial infections
    Rebecca R Roberts
    Department of Emergency Medicine, Cook County Hospital, Rush University, Chicago, IL, USA
    Clin Infect Dis 36:1424-32. 2003

Detail Information

Publications9

  1. ncbi request reprint Vaccinating first-year college students living in dormitories for Meningococcal disease: an economic analysis
    R Douglas Scott
    Division of Healthcare Quality Promotion Scott, National Center for Infectious Diseases, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, Georgia 30333, USA
    Am J Prev Med 23:98-105. 2002
    ..Surveillance of meningococcal disease among U.S. college students found an elevated rate of this disease among first-year students living in dormitories...
  2. pmc Collecting data to assess SARS interventions
    R Douglas Scott
    National Center for Infectious Diseases, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, Georgia 30333, USA
    Emerg Infect Dis 10:1290-2. 2004
    ..We propose a minimum dataset to capture data needed to examine the basic reproduction rate, case status and criteria, symptoms, and outcomes of SARS...
  3. pmc West Nile virus economic impact, Louisiana, 2002
    Armineh Zohrabian
    Division of Adult and Community Health, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, Georgia 30341, USA
    Emerg Infect Dis 10:1736-44. 2004
    ..4 million dollars medical and US 6.5 million dollars nonmedical costs) and a US 9.2 million dollars cost of public health response. These data indicate a substantial short-term cost of the WNV disease epidemic in Louisiana...
  4. ncbi request reprint Cost-effectiveness of conjugate meningococcal vaccination strategies in the United States
    Colin W Shepard
    Division of Viral Hepatitis, National Center for Infectious Diseases, US Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, 1600 Clifton Rd, MS G37, Atlanta, GA 30333, USA
    Pediatrics 115:1220-32. 2005
    ..The US Food and Drug Administration approved a meningococcal conjugate A/C/Y/W-135 vaccine (MCV-4) for use in persons aged 11 to 55 years in January, 2005; licensure for use in younger age groups is expected in 2 to 4 years...
  5. ncbi request reprint The economic burden of drug resistance
    David H Howard
    Department of Health Policy and Management, Emory University, Atlanta, GA 30322, USA
    Clin Infect Dis 41:S283-6. 2005
    ..Understanding to what degree prescribing patterns are driven by real versus perceived limitations of first-line drugs is important for assessing the ability of public health campaigns to change the behavior of patients and providers...
  6. ncbi request reprint Costs of management of occupational exposures to blood and body fluids
    R Douglas Scott
    Division of Healthcare Quality Promotion, National Center for Infectious Diseases, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, GA 30333, USA
    Infect Control Hosp Epidemiol 28:774-82. 2007
    ..To determine the cost of management of occupational exposures to blood and body fluids...
  7. ncbi request reprint The global impact of drug resistance
    David H Howard
    Rollins School of Public Health, Emory University, Atlanta, GA 30322, USA
    Clin Infect Dis 36:S4-10. 2003
    ..In some instances, these costs may exceed those attributable to treatment failure...
  8. ncbi request reprint The cost of care for patients with HIV from the provider economic perspective
    Rebecca R Roberts
    Department of Emergency Medicine, John H Stroger, Jr Hospital of Cook County, 1900 W Polk Street, 10th Floor, Chicago, Illinois 60612, USA
    AIDS Patient Care STDS 20:876-86. 2006
    ..We postulate that reimbursement rates have not captured the recent flourishing of ambulatory care. If reimbursement is not commensurate with outpatient advances, providers may be paradoxically underreimbursed for improving care...
  9. ncbi request reprint The use of economic modeling to determine the hospital costs associated with nosocomial infections
    Rebecca R Roberts
    Department of Emergency Medicine, Cook County Hospital, Rush University, Chicago, IL, USA
    Clin Infect Dis 36:1424-32. 2003
    ..The economic model explained 56% of the total variability in cost among patients. Hospitals can use these data when evaluating potential cost savings from effective infection-control measures...