Mark J Sotir

Summary

Affiliation: Centers for Disease Control and Prevention
Country: USA

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Travel-associated Dengue illnesses among Wisconsin residents, 2002-2008
    Mark J Sotir
    Bureau of Communicable Diseases, Wisconsin Division of Public Health, Madison, USA
    WMJ 108:447-52. 2009
  2. doi request reprint Outbreak of Salmonella Wandsworth and Typhimurium infections in infants and toddlers traced to a commercial vegetable-coated snack food
    Mark J Sotir
    Enteric Diseases Epidemiology Branch, Division of Foodborne, Bacterial, and Mycotic Diseases, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, GA 30306, USA
    Pediatr Infect Dis J 28:1041-6. 2009
  3. doi request reprint A countywide outbreak of pertussis: initial transmission in a high school weight room with subsequent substantial impact on adolescents and adults
    Mark J Sotir
    Bureau of Communicable Diseases and Preparedness, Wisconsin Division of Public Health, Madison, Wisconsin 53702, USA
    Arch Pediatr Adolesc Med 162:79-85. 2008
  4. ncbi request reprint Endemic human mosquito-borne disease in Wisconsin residents, 2002-2006
    Mark J Sotir
    Bureau of Communicable Diseases and Preparedness, Wisconsin Division of Public Health, Madison, WI 53702, USA
    WMJ 106:185-90. 2007
  5. doi request reprint A novel vehicle for transmission of Escherichia coli O157:H7 to humans: multistate outbreak of E. coli O157:H7 infections associated with consumption of ready-to-bake commercial prepackaged cookie dough--United States, 2009
    Karen P Neil
    Epidemic Intelligence Service, National Center for Emerging and Zoonotic Infectious Diseases, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, Georgia, USA
    Clin Infect Dis 54:511-8. 2012
  6. doi request reprint Multistate outbreak of Salmonella infections associated with small turtle exposure, 2007-2008
    Julie R Harris
    Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, Georgia 30309, USA
    Pediatrics 124:1388-94. 2009
  7. pmc Human multidrug-resistant Salmonella Newport infections, Wisconsin, 2003-2005
    Amy E Karon
    University of Wisconsin School of Medicine and Public Health, Madison, Wisconsin, USA
    Emerg Infect Dis 13:1777-80. 2007
  8. doi request reprint Recent multistate outbreaks of human salmonella infections acquired from turtles: a continuing public health challenge
    Julie R Harris
    Epidemic Intelligence Service, Office of Workforce and Career Development, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, GA30309, USA
    Clin Infect Dis 50:554-9. 2010
  9. ncbi request reprint Tickborne Powassan virus infections among Wisconsin residents
    Diep K Hoang Johnson
    Bureau of Communicable Diseases and Emergency Response, Wisconsin Division of Public Health, Madison, WI 53701 2659, USA
    WMJ 109:91-7. 2010
  10. ncbi request reprint Evaluation of polymerase chain reaction and culture for diagnosis of pertussis in the control of a county-wide outbreak focused among adolescents and adults
    Mark J Sotir
    Wisconsin Division of Public Health, Madison, WI 53702, USA
    Clin Infect Dis 44:1216-9. 2007

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Publications16

  1. ncbi request reprint Travel-associated Dengue illnesses among Wisconsin residents, 2002-2008
    Mark J Sotir
    Bureau of Communicable Diseases, Wisconsin Division of Public Health, Madison, USA
    WMJ 108:447-52. 2009
    ..Persons traveling to many tropical regions are at risk for dengue infection. This report retrospectively summarizes travel-associated dengue cases occurring among Wisconsin residents from 2002 through 2008...
  2. doi request reprint Outbreak of Salmonella Wandsworth and Typhimurium infections in infants and toddlers traced to a commercial vegetable-coated snack food
    Mark J Sotir
    Enteric Diseases Epidemiology Branch, Division of Foodborne, Bacterial, and Mycotic Diseases, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, GA 30306, USA
    Pediatr Infect Dis J 28:1041-6. 2009
    ..In May 2007, state and local health departments and the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention investigated human infections from Salmonella Wandsworth, an extremely rare serotype...
  3. doi request reprint A countywide outbreak of pertussis: initial transmission in a high school weight room with subsequent substantial impact on adolescents and adults
    Mark J Sotir
    Bureau of Communicable Diseases and Preparedness, Wisconsin Division of Public Health, Madison, Wisconsin 53702, USA
    Arch Pediatr Adolesc Med 162:79-85. 2008
    ..To describe a large communitywide pertussis outbreak where aggressive diagnostic and treatment measures were used to control the outbreak...
  4. ncbi request reprint Endemic human mosquito-borne disease in Wisconsin residents, 2002-2006
    Mark J Sotir
    Bureau of Communicable Diseases and Preparedness, Wisconsin Division of Public Health, Madison, WI 53702, USA
    WMJ 106:185-90. 2007
    ..West Nile virus (WNV) and La Crosse virus (LAC) are the primary mosquito-borne arboviruses associated with human disease in Wisconsin. We examined WNV and LAC human illness surveillance data collected during 2002 through 2006...
  5. doi request reprint A novel vehicle for transmission of Escherichia coli O157:H7 to humans: multistate outbreak of E. coli O157:H7 infections associated with consumption of ready-to-bake commercial prepackaged cookie dough--United States, 2009
    Karen P Neil
    Epidemic Intelligence Service, National Center for Emerging and Zoonotic Infectious Diseases, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, Georgia, USA
    Clin Infect Dis 54:511-8. 2012
    ..coli (STEC) associated with numerous foodborne outbreaks in the United States and is an important cause of bacterial gastrointestinal illness. In May 2009, we investigated a multistate outbreak of E. coli O157:H7 infections...
  6. doi request reprint Multistate outbreak of Salmonella infections associated with small turtle exposure, 2007-2008
    Julie R Harris
    Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, Georgia 30309, USA
    Pediatrics 124:1388-94. 2009
    ..In September 2007, several patients with Salmonella enterica serotype Paratyphi B var Java infections reported recent turtle exposure. We conducted an investigation to determine the source and extent of the infections...
  7. pmc Human multidrug-resistant Salmonella Newport infections, Wisconsin, 2003-2005
    Amy E Karon
    University of Wisconsin School of Medicine and Public Health, Madison, Wisconsin, USA
    Emerg Infect Dis 13:1777-80. 2007
    ..Persons with multidrug-resistant infections were more likely than persons with susceptible infections to report exposure to cattle, farms, and unpasteurized milk...
  8. doi request reprint Recent multistate outbreaks of human salmonella infections acquired from turtles: a continuing public health challenge
    Julie R Harris
    Epidemic Intelligence Service, Office of Workforce and Career Development, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, GA30309, USA
    Clin Infect Dis 50:554-9. 2010
    ..Additional steps should be considered by the public health community, state governments, and enforcement agencies to prevent turtle-associated Salmonella infections in humans...
  9. ncbi request reprint Tickborne Powassan virus infections among Wisconsin residents
    Diep K Hoang Johnson
    Bureau of Communicable Diseases and Emergency Response, Wisconsin Division of Public Health, Madison, WI 53701 2659, USA
    WMJ 109:91-7. 2010
    ..The first reported case of POWV infection in a Wisconsin resident occurred in 2003. Enhanced surveillance and testing detected 2 additional cases...
  10. ncbi request reprint Evaluation of polymerase chain reaction and culture for diagnosis of pertussis in the control of a county-wide outbreak focused among adolescents and adults
    Mark J Sotir
    Wisconsin Division of Public Health, Madison, WI 53702, USA
    Clin Infect Dis 44:1216-9. 2007
    ..PCR and culture of samples obtained < or = 2 weeks after illness onset and PCR of samples obtained > 2 weeks after illness onset proved to be most diagnostically useful...
  11. doi request reprint Outbreak of salmonellosis linked to live poultry from a mail-order hatchery
    Nicholas H Gaffga
    Division of Foodborne, Waterborne, and Environmental Diseases, National Center for Emerging and Zoonotic Infectious Diseases, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, GA 30333, USA
    N Engl J Med 366:2065-73. 2012
    ..In 2005, a cluster of human salmonella Montevideo infections with a rare pattern on pulsed-field gel electrophoresis (the outbreak strain) was identified by PulseNet, a national subtyping network...
  12. pmc A cluster of dengue cases in American missionaries returning from Haiti, 2010
    Tyler M Sharp
    Epidemic Intelligence Service, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, Georgia, USA
    Am J Trop Med Hyg 86:16-22. 2012
    ..Travelers to DENV-endemic areas should receive dengue education during pre-travel health consultations, follow mosquito avoidance recommendations, and seek medical care for febrile illness during or after travel...
  13. pmc Occupational risks during a monkeypox outbreak, Wisconsin, 2003
    Donita R Croft
    Wisconsin Department of Health and Family Services, Madison, Wisconsin, USA
    Emerg Infect Dis 13:1150-7. 2007
    ..04). Having never handled an ill prairie dog (p = 0.004) was protective. Veterinary staff used personal protective equipment sporadically. Our findings underscore the importance of standard veterinary infection-control guidelines...
  14. doi request reprint Clostridium perfringens infections initially attributed to norovirus, North Carolina, 2010
    Natalie J M Dailey
    Epidemic Intelligence Service, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, Georgia, USA
    Clin Infect Dis 55:568-70. 2012
    ..This investigation illustrates the importance of considering epidemiologic and laboratory data together when evaluating potential etiologic agents that might require unique control measures...
  15. pmc Characteristics and spectrum of disease among ill returned travelers from pre- and post-earthquake Haiti: The GeoSentinel experience
    Douglas H Esposito
    Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Division of Global Migration and Quarantine, Atlanta, Georgia, USA
    Am J Trop Med Hyg 86:23-8. 2012
    ..For travel to Haiti, focus should be on mosquito-borne illnesses (dengue and P. falciparum malaria) and travelers' diarrhea...
  16. ncbi request reprint Molecular surveillance of shiga toxigenic Escherichia coli O157 by PulseNet USA
    Peter Gerner-Smidt
    Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, National Center of Infectious Diseases, Division of Bacterial and Mycotic Diseases, Foodborne and Diarrheal Diseases Branch, Atlanta, Georgia 30333, USA
    J Food Prot 68:1926-31. 2005
    ..Ten food isolates submitted without suspicion of an association to human disease matched human isolates in the database, and an epidemiologic link to human cases was established for six of them...