James Mark Simmerman

Summary

Affiliation: Centers for Disease Control and Prevention
Country: USA

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint The cost of influenza in Thailand
    James Mark Simmerman
    International Emerging Infections Program, Box 68 CDC, APO, AP 96546, USA
    Vaccine 24:4417-26. 2006
  2. doi request reprint The burden of influenza in East and South-East Asia: a review of the English language literature
    James M Simmerman
    Thailand MOPH U S CDC Collaboration, Department of Disease Control, Ministry of Public Health, Nonthaburi, Thailand
    Influenza Other Respi Viruses 2:81-92. 2008
  3. pmc Incidence, seasonality and mortality associated with influenza pneumonia in Thailand: 2005-2008
    James Mark Simmerman
    International Emerging Infections Program, Thailand Ministry of Public Health United States Centers for Disease Control Collaboration, Nonthaburi, Thailand
    PLoS ONE 4:e7776. 2009
  4. doi request reprint A method for estimating vaccine-preventable pediatric influenza pneumonia hospitalizations in developing countries: Thailand as a case study
    Fatimah S Dawood
    Epidemic Intelligence Service, Office of Work Force and Career Development, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, GA 30333, United States
    Vaccine 29:4416-21. 2011
  5. pmc Severe human influenza infections in Thailand: oseltamivir treatment and risk factors for fatal outcome
    Wanna Hanshaoworakul
    Bureau of Epidemiology, Thailand Ministry of Public Health, Nonthaburi, Thailand
    PLoS ONE 4:e6051. 2009
  6. ncbi request reprint Influenza in Thailand: a case study for middle income countries
    James Mark Simmerman
    International Emerging Infections Program, Thailand MOPH U S CDC Collaboration, Department of Disease Control Bldg 7, 3rd Floor, Ministry of Public Health, Tivanon Road, Nonthaburi 11000, Thailand
    Vaccine 23:182-7. 2004
  7. doi request reprint Influenza virus contamination of common household surfaces during the 2009 influenza A (H1N1) pandemic in Bangkok, Thailand: implications for contact transmission
    James Mark Simmerman
    Influenza Division, International Emerging Infections Program, Thailand Ministry of Public Health, US Centers for Disease Control and Prevention Collaboration, Nonthaburi, Thailand
    Clin Infect Dis 51:1053-61. 2010
  8. ncbi request reprint Field performance and new uses of rapid influenza testing in Thailand
    James Mark Simmerman
    World Health Organization, 63 Tran Hung Dao Street, Hanoi, Vietnam
    Int J Infect Dis 11:166-71. 2007

Detail Information

Publications8

  1. ncbi request reprint The cost of influenza in Thailand
    James Mark Simmerman
    International Emerging Infections Program, Box 68 CDC, APO, AP 96546, USA
    Vaccine 24:4417-26. 2006
    ..The burden of influenza in Thailand is greater than previously appreciated, particularly in young children and the elderly. The impact and cost-effectiveness of influenza vaccination for high-risk groups merits further investigation...
  2. doi request reprint The burden of influenza in East and South-East Asia: a review of the English language literature
    James M Simmerman
    Thailand MOPH U S CDC Collaboration, Department of Disease Control, Ministry of Public Health, Nonthaburi, Thailand
    Influenza Other Respi Viruses 2:81-92. 2008
    ..Current increased international focus on influenza, coupled with unprecedented funding for surveillance and research, provide a unique opportunity to more comprehensively describe the burden of human influenza in the region...
  3. pmc Incidence, seasonality and mortality associated with influenza pneumonia in Thailand: 2005-2008
    James Mark Simmerman
    International Emerging Infections Program, Thailand Ministry of Public Health United States Centers for Disease Control Collaboration, Nonthaburi, Thailand
    PLoS ONE 4:e7776. 2009
    ..Prospective data from multiple years are needed to develop vaccine policy and treatment guidelines, and improve pandemic preparedness...
  4. doi request reprint A method for estimating vaccine-preventable pediatric influenza pneumonia hospitalizations in developing countries: Thailand as a case study
    Fatimah S Dawood
    Epidemic Intelligence Service, Office of Work Force and Career Development, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, GA 30333, United States
    Vaccine 29:4416-21. 2011
    ..Vaccination of 85% of Thai children aged 7 months-4 years might prevent 30% of all pediatric influenza pneumonia hospitalizations in Thailand...
  5. pmc Severe human influenza infections in Thailand: oseltamivir treatment and risk factors for fatal outcome
    Wanna Hanshaoworakul
    Bureau of Epidemiology, Thailand Ministry of Public Health, Nonthaburi, Thailand
    PLoS ONE 4:e6051. 2009
    ..Thailand's National Avian Influenza Surveillance (NAIS) system affords a unique opportunity to describe the epidemiology of laboratory-confirmed severe and fatal human influenza infections...
  6. ncbi request reprint Influenza in Thailand: a case study for middle income countries
    James Mark Simmerman
    International Emerging Infections Program, Thailand MOPH U S CDC Collaboration, Department of Disease Control Bldg 7, 3rd Floor, Ministry of Public Health, Tivanon Road, Nonthaburi 11000, Thailand
    Vaccine 23:182-7. 2004
    ..Thailand's growing economy, well-developed public health infrastructure, and effective national immunization program could enable the country to take more active steps towards influenza control...
  7. doi request reprint Influenza virus contamination of common household surfaces during the 2009 influenza A (H1N1) pandemic in Bangkok, Thailand: implications for contact transmission
    James Mark Simmerman
    Influenza Division, International Emerging Infections Program, Thailand Ministry of Public Health, US Centers for Disease Control and Prevention Collaboration, Nonthaburi, Thailand
    Clin Infect Dis 51:1053-61. 2010
    ..We studied households with an influenza-infected child to measure the prevalence of influenza contamination, the effect of hand washing, and associations with humidity and temperature...
  8. ncbi request reprint Field performance and new uses of rapid influenza testing in Thailand
    James Mark Simmerman
    World Health Organization, 63 Tran Hung Dao Street, Hanoi, Vietnam
    Int J Infect Dis 11:166-71. 2007
    ..However, the performance and utility of rapid influenza tests under field conditions in rural Southeast Asia has not been evaluated...