David L Swerdlow

Summary

Affiliation: Centers for Disease Control and Prevention
Country: USA

Publications

  1. doi request reprint Ischemic cardiac events during the Department of Health and Human Services Smallpox Vaccination Program, 2003
    David L Swerdlow
    Smallpox Vaccine Adverse Events Monitoring and Response Activity, National Immunization Program, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, Georgia, USA
    Clin Infect Dis 46:S234-41. 2008
  2. doi request reprint Myocarditis, pericarditis, and dilated cardiomyopathy after smallpox vaccination among civilians in the United States, January-October 2003
    Juliette Morgan
    Centers for Disease Control and Prevention and 2Department of Cardiology, Emory University School of Medicine, Atlanta, Georgia, USA
    Clin Infect Dis 46:S242-50. 2008
  3. ncbi request reprint Rocky mountain spotted fever in the United States, 1997-2002
    Alice S Chapman
    Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, 1600 Clifton Rd, Atlanta, GA 30033, USA
    Ann N Y Acad Sci 1078:154-5. 2006
  4. pmc Multiple contributory factors to the age distribution of disease cases: a modeling study in the context of influenza A(H3N2v)
    Manoj Gambhir
    Modeling Unit, National Center for Immunization and Respiratory Diseases, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, 1600 Clifton Rd NE, Atlanta, GA 30333, USA
    Clin Infect Dis 57:S23-7. 2013
  5. doi request reprint Follow-up of cardiovascular adverse events after smallpox vaccination among civilians in the United States, 2003
    Mercedes M Sniadack
    National Immunization Program, Division of Viral and Rickettsial Diseases, National Center for Infectious Diseases, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, Georgia, USA
    Clin Infect Dis 46:S251-7. 2008
  6. pmc Bioterrorism-related anthrax surveillance, Connecticut, September-December, 2001
    Alcia A Williams
    Centers for Desease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, Georgia 30333, USA
    Emerg Infect Dis 8:1078-82. 2002
  7. doi request reprint Transmissibility of variant influenza from Swine to humans: a modeling approach
    Karen K Wong
    Epidemic Intelligence Service assigned to Influenza Division, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, 1600 Clifton Rd NE, Atlanta, GA 30333, USA
    Clin Infect Dis 57:S16-22. 2013
  8. pmc Rocky mountain spotted fever in the United States, 2000-2007: interpreting contemporary increases in incidence
    John J Openshaw
    Division of Viral and Rickettsial Diseases, National Center of Zoonotic, Vector Borne, and Enteric Diseases, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, GA, USA
    Am J Trop Med Hyg 83:174-82. 2010
  9. doi request reprint Estimates of the number of human infections with influenza A(H3N2) variant virus, United States, August 2011-April 2012
    Matthew Biggerstaff
    Epidemiology and Prevention Branch, Influenza Division, National Center for Immunization and Respiratory Diseases, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, 1600 Clifton Rd NE, Atlanta, GA 30333, USA
    Clin Infect Dis 57:S12-5. 2013
  10. ncbi request reprint Surveillance guidelines for smallpox vaccine (vaccinia) adverse reactions
    Christine Casey
    Immunization Safety Office, Office of the Chief Science Officer, Office of the Director, Atlanta, GA 30329, USA
    MMWR Recomm Rep 55:1-16. 2006

Detail Information

Publications51

  1. doi request reprint Ischemic cardiac events during the Department of Health and Human Services Smallpox Vaccination Program, 2003
    David L Swerdlow
    Smallpox Vaccine Adverse Events Monitoring and Response Activity, National Immunization Program, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, Georgia, USA
    Clin Infect Dis 46:S234-41. 2008
    ..10; 95% PI, 3.5-15.7). After persons with >/=3 cardiac risk factors or known heart disease were deferred from vaccination, no ICEs were reported among an additional 6638 vaccinees...
  2. doi request reprint Myocarditis, pericarditis, and dilated cardiomyopathy after smallpox vaccination among civilians in the United States, January-October 2003
    Juliette Morgan
    Centers for Disease Control and Prevention and 2Department of Cardiology, Emory University School of Medicine, Atlanta, Georgia, USA
    Clin Infect Dis 46:S242-50. 2008
    ..We describe an association between smallpox vaccination, using the US vaccinia strain, and myo/pericarditis among civilians...
  3. ncbi request reprint Rocky mountain spotted fever in the United States, 1997-2002
    Alice S Chapman
    Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, 1600 Clifton Rd, Atlanta, GA 30033, USA
    Ann N Y Acad Sci 1078:154-5. 2006
    ....
  4. pmc Multiple contributory factors to the age distribution of disease cases: a modeling study in the context of influenza A(H3N2v)
    Manoj Gambhir
    Modeling Unit, National Center for Immunization and Respiratory Diseases, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, 1600 Clifton Rd NE, Atlanta, GA 30333, USA
    Clin Infect Dis 57:S23-7. 2013
    ..Preliminary serologic studies indicated that very young children have less protection than older children and adults...
  5. doi request reprint Follow-up of cardiovascular adverse events after smallpox vaccination among civilians in the United States, 2003
    Mercedes M Sniadack
    National Immunization Program, Division of Viral and Rickettsial Diseases, National Center for Infectious Diseases, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, Georgia, USA
    Clin Infect Dis 46:S251-7. 2008
    ....
  6. pmc Bioterrorism-related anthrax surveillance, Connecticut, September-December, 2001
    Alcia A Williams
    Centers for Desease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, Georgia 30333, USA
    Emerg Infect Dis 8:1078-82. 2002
    ..This surveillance system provides a model that can be adapted for use in similar emergency settings...
  7. doi request reprint Transmissibility of variant influenza from Swine to humans: a modeling approach
    Karen K Wong
    Epidemic Intelligence Service assigned to Influenza Division, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, 1600 Clifton Rd NE, Atlanta, GA 30333, USA
    Clin Infect Dis 57:S16-22. 2013
    ..Using epidemiologic investigation data, we sought to estimate H3N2v transmissibility from swine to humans...
  8. pmc Rocky mountain spotted fever in the United States, 2000-2007: interpreting contemporary increases in incidence
    John J Openshaw
    Division of Viral and Rickettsial Diseases, National Center of Zoonotic, Vector Borne, and Enteric Diseases, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, GA, USA
    Am J Trop Med Hyg 83:174-82. 2010
    ..2% to 0.3%. The decreasing proportion of confirmed cases and cases with fatal outcome suggests that changes in diagnostic and surveillance practices may be influencing the observed increase in reported incidence rates...
  9. doi request reprint Estimates of the number of human infections with influenza A(H3N2) variant virus, United States, August 2011-April 2012
    Matthew Biggerstaff
    Epidemiology and Prevention Branch, Influenza Division, National Center for Immunization and Respiratory Diseases, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, 1600 Clifton Rd NE, Atlanta, GA 30333, USA
    Clin Infect Dis 57:S12-5. 2013
    ....
  10. ncbi request reprint Surveillance guidelines for smallpox vaccine (vaccinia) adverse reactions
    Christine Casey
    Immunization Safety Office, Office of the Chief Science Officer, Office of the Director, Atlanta, GA 30329, USA
    MMWR Recomm Rep 55:1-16. 2006
    ..The smallpox vaccine surveillance case definitions presented in the report can be used in future vaccination programs to ensure uniform reporting guidelines and case classification...
  11. doi request reprint Non-pharmaceutical interventions during an outbreak of 2009 pandemic influenza A (H1N1) virus infection at a large public university, April-May 2009
    Tarissa Mitchell
    Immigrant, Refugee, and Migrant Health Branch, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, Georgia 30329, USA
    Clin Infect Dis 52:S138-45. 2011
    ..Nearly one-half (46%) of student respondents, including 44.7% of those with ARI, attended social events. Results indicate a need for efforts to increase compliance with home isolation and social distancing measures...
  12. pmc Prophylaxis after exposure to Coxiella burnetii
    Claire E Moodie
    Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, Georgia, USA
    Emerg Infect Dis 14:1558-66. 2008
    ..burnetii exposure is >or=7% (pregnant women using trimethoprim-sulfamethoxazole = 16%)...
  13. ncbi request reprint Rocky mountain spotted fever hospitalizations among American Indians
    Linda J Demma
    Division of Viral and Rickettsial Diseases, National Center for Infectious Diseases, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, Georgia 30333, USA
    Am J Trop Med Hyg 75:537-41. 2006
    ....
  14. ncbi request reprint National surveillance and the epidemiology of human Q fever in the United States, 1978-2004
    Jennifer H McQuiston
    Viral and Rickettsial Zoonoses Branch and Office of the Director, Division of Viral and Rickettsial Diseases, National Center for Infectious Diseases, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, Georgia 30333, USA
    Am J Trop Med Hyg 75:36-40. 2006
    ..Since Q fever became reportable, case reports have increased by more than 250%. Surveillance for Q fever is essential to establish the distribution and magnitude of disease and to complement U.S. bioterrorism preparedness activities...
  15. pmc Scrub typhus, Republic of Palau
    Linda J Demma
    Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, Georgia 30333, USA
    Emerg Infect Dis 12:290-5. 2006
    ..Sera collected from rodents (Rattus norvegicus and R. rattus) in 2003 and 2005 were tested, and 18 (28.6%) of 63 had IgG antibody titers >1:64. These findings suggest that scrub typhus is endemic in Palau...
  16. ncbi request reprint Diagnosis and management of tickborne rickettsial diseases: Rocky Mountain spotted fever, ehrlichioses, and anaplasmosis--United States: a practical guide for physicians and other health-care and public health professionals
    Alice S Chapman
    National Center for Infectious Diseases, CDC, Atlanta, GA 30333, USA
    MMWR Recomm Rep 55:1-27. 2006
    ....
  17. ncbi request reprint Epidemiology of human ehrlichiosis and anaplasmosis in the United States, 2001-2002
    Linda J Demma
    Viral and Rickettsial Zoonoses Branch and Office of the Director, Division of Viral and Rickettsial Diseases, National Center for Infectious Diseases, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, Georgia 30333, USA
    Am J Trop Med Hyg 73:400-9. 2005
    ..Continued and improved surveillance activities will progressively reinforce our understanding and awareness of these newly recognized zoonotic infections...
  18. ncbi request reprint Rocky Mountain spotted fever from an unexpected tick vector in Arizona
    Linda J Demma
    National Center for Infectious Diseases, Division of Viral and Rickettsial Diseases, The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, GA 30333, USA
    N Engl J Med 353:587-94. 2005
    ..This disease is rarely reported in Arizona, and the principal vectors, Dermacentor species ticks, are uncommon in the state. From 2002 through 2004, a focus of Rocky Mountain spotted fever was investigated in rural eastern Arizona...
  19. ncbi request reprint Threat of a biological terrorist attack on the US food supply: the CDC perspective
    Jeremy Sobel
    Foodborne and Diarrheal Diseases Branch, Division of Bacterial and Mycotic Diseases, National Center for Infectious Diseases, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, GA 30333, USA
    Lancet 359:874-80. 2002
    ....
  20. pmc Investigation of multistate foodborne disease outbreaks
    Jeremy Sobel
    Foodborne and Diarrheal Diseases Branch, Division of Bacterial and Mycotic Diseases, National Center for Infectious Diseases, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, GA 30329, USA
    Public Health Rep 117:8-19. 2002
    ....
  21. pmc Investigation of bioterrorism-related anthrax, United States, 2001: epidemiologic findings
    Daniel B Jernigan
    Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, GA 30333, USA
    Emerg Infect Dis 8:1019-28. 2002
    ..Continued vigilance for cases is needed among health-care providers and members of the public health and law enforcement communities...
  22. pmc Environmental sampling for spores of Bacillus anthracis
    Eyasu H Teshale
    Centers for Desease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, Georgia 30333, USA
    Emerg Infect Dis 8:1083-7. 2002
    ..These results suggest cross-contaminated mail as a possible source of anthrax for the inhalational anthrax patient in Connecticut. In future such investigations, extensive sampling guided by epidemiologic data is imperative...
  23. pmc Anthrax postexposure prophylaxis in postal workers, Connecticut, 2001
    Jennifer L Williams
    Centers for Desease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, Georgia 30333, USA
    Emerg Infect Dis 8:1133-7. 2002
    ..The influence of these concerns on adherence suggests that communication about risks of acquiring anthrax, education about adverse events, and careful management of adverse events are essential elements in increasing adherence...
  24. ncbi request reprint Rabies surveillance in the United States during 2003
    John W Krebs
    Viral and Rickettsial Zoonoses Branch, Division of Viral and Rickettsial Diseases, National Center for Infectious Diseases, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, 1600 Clifton Rd NE, Atlanta, GA 30333, USA
    J Am Vet Med Assoc 225:1837-49. 2004
    ..The California and Puerto Rico cases were the result of infections with bat and dog/mongoose rabies virus variants, respectively, and each patient had a history of a bite...
  25. pmc Bioterrorism-related inhalational anthrax in an elderly woman, Connecticut, 2001
    Kevin S Griffith
    Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, Georgia, USA
    Emerg Infect Dis 9:681-8. 2003
    ..The evidence suggests she was exposed through a cross-contaminated bulk mail letter. Such cross-contamination of letters and postal facilities has implications for managing the response to future B. anthracis-contaminated mailings...
  26. doi request reprint 2008 outbreak of Salmonella Saintpaul infections associated with raw produce
    Casey Barton Behravesh
    National Center for Emerging and Zoonotic Infectious Diseases, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, GA 30333, USA
    N Engl J Med 364:918-27. 2011
    ..Raw produce is an increasingly recognized vehicle for salmonellosis. We investigated a nationwide outbreak that occurred in the United States in 2008...
  27. ncbi request reprint Discontinuation of primary prophylaxis against Mycobacterium avium complex infection in HIV-infected persons receiving antiretroviral therapy: observations from a large national cohort in the United States, 1992-2002
    John T Brooks
    Epidemiology Branch, Division of HIV AIDS Prevention, National Center for HIV, STD, and TB Prevention, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, Georgia 30333, USA
    Clin Infect Dis 41:549-53. 2005
    ..7% (in 1996) to 84.9% (in 2002). The discontinuation of primary prophylaxis was not associated with an increased risk of disseminated MAC infection...
  28. doi request reprint Influenza-like illness in a community surrounding a school-based outbreak of 2009 pandemic influenza A (H1N1) virus-Chicago, Illinois, 2009
    Kristen B Janusz
    Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Fort Collins, Colorado 80521, USA
    Clin Infect Dis 52:S94-101. 2011
    ..Public awareness and health care practices impact standard ILI surveillance data. Community-based surveys are a valuable tool to help assess the burden of ILI in a community...
  29. pmc Trends in hospitalizations for peptic ulcer disease, United States, 1998-2005
    Lydia B Feinstein
    Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, Georgia 30333, USA
    Emerg Infect Dis 16:1410-8. 2010
    ..The age-adjusted H. pylori hospitalization rate also decreased. The decrease in PUD hospitalization rates suggests that the incidence of complications caused by H. pylori infection has declined...
  30. pmc Estimates of the prevalence of pandemic (H1N1) 2009, United States, April-July 2009
    Carrie Reed
    Influenza Division, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, 1600 Clifton Rd NE, Mailstop A32, Atlanta, GA 30033, USA
    Emerg Infect Dis 15:2004-7. 2009
    ..Correcting for under-ascertainment using a multiplier model, we estimate that 1.8 million-5.7 million cases occurred, including 9,000-21,000 hospitalizations...
  31. ncbi request reprint Serologic evidence for exposure to Rickettsia rickettsii in eastern Arizona and recent emergence of Rocky Mountain spotted fever in this region
    Linda J Demma
    Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, National Center for Infectious Diseases, Division of Viral and Rickettsial Diseases, Atlanta, Georgia, USA
    Vector Borne Zoonotic Dis 6:423-9. 2006
    ..rickettsii antibodies at titers > or = 32. These results suggest that exposures to RMSF have increased over the past 9 years, and that RMSF may now be endemic in this region...
  32. doi request reprint Estimating the burden of 2009 pandemic influenza A (H1N1) in the United States (April 2009-April 2010)
    Sundar S Shrestha
    Division of Diabetes Translation, National Center for Immunization and Respiratory Disease, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, Georgia 30333, USA
    Clin Infect Dis 52:S75-82. 2011
    ..These results confirm the necessity of a concerted public health response to pH1N1...
  33. ncbi request reprint Adverse events associated with smallpox vaccination in the United States, January-October 2003
    Christine G Casey
    Smallpox Vaccine Adverse Event Monitoring and Response Activity, Epidemiology and Surveillance Division, National Immunization Program, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, GA 30333, USA
    JAMA 294:2734-43. 2005
    ....
  34. pmc Salmonella enteritidis infections, United States, 1985-1999
    Mary E Patrick
    Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, Georgia, USA
    Emerg Infect Dis 10:1-7. 2004
    ..Overall, rates of sporadic S. Enteritidis infection, outbreaks, and deaths have declined dramatically. For further reductions, control measures should continue to be applied along the entire farm-to-table continuum...
  35. ncbi request reprint Rocky Mountain spotted fever in the United States, 1997-2002
    Alice S Chapman
    Viral and Rickettsial Zoonoses Branch, Division of Viral and Rickettsial Diseases, National Center for Infectious Diseases, Epidemic Intelligence Service, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, Georgia 30333, USA
    Vector Borne Zoonotic Dis 6:170-8. 2006
    ..Continued national surveillance is needed to assess the effectiveness of prevention efforts and early treatment in decreasing severe morbidity and mortality associated with RMSF...
  36. doi request reprint 2009 H1N1 influenza pandemic: field and epidemiologic investigations in the United States at the start of the first pandemic of the 21st century
    David L Swerdlow
    National Center for Immunization and Respiratory Diseases, National Center for Immunization and Respiratory Diseases, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, Georgia, USA
    Clin Infect Dis 52:S1-3. 2011
    ..This supplement will report results from field and epidemiologic investigations conducted in the United States since April 2009...
  37. doi request reprint Investigating 2009 pandemic influenza A (H1N1) in US schools: what have we learned?
    A Danielle Iuliano
    Division of HIV AIDS Prevention, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, GA, USA
    Clin Infect Dis 52:S161-7. 2011
    ..Although school-based investigations can increase our understanding of epidemiology and prevention strategy effectiveness, investigators should decide which objectives are most feasible, given timing and design constraints...
  38. ncbi request reprint H1N1 2009 influenza virus infection during pregnancy in the USA
    Denise J Jamieson
    National Center for Chronic Disease Prevention and Health Promotion, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, GA 30341 3717, USA
    Lancet 374:451-8. 2009
    ..We summarised cases of infection with pandemic H1N1 virus in pregnant women identified in the USA during the first month of the present outbreak, and deaths associated with this virus during the first 2 months of the outbreak...
  39. pmc Cluster of sylvatic epidemic typhus cases associated with flying squirrels, 2004-2006
    Alice S Chapman
    Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, Georgia 30333, USA
    Emerg Infect Dis 15:1005-11. 2009
    ..prowazekii. Education and control measures to exclude flying squirrels from housing are essential to reduce the likelihood of sylvatic epidemic typhus...
  40. doi request reprint Racial and ethnic disparities in hospitalizations and deaths associated with 2009 pandemic Influenza A (H1N1) virus infections in the United States
    Deborah L Dee
    Division of Reproductive Health, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, GA, USA
    Ann Epidemiol 21:623-30. 2011
    ..Concerns have been raised regarding possible racial-ethnic disparities in 2009 pandemic influenza A (H1N1) (pH1N1) illness severity and health consequences for U.S. minority populations...
  41. pmc Epidemiology of seafood-associated infections in the United States
    Martha Iwamoto
    Enteric Diseases Epidemiology Branch, CDC, 1600 Clifton Road NE, Mailstop D 63, Atlanta, GA 30333, USA
    Clin Microbiol Rev 23:399-411. 2010
    ..Coordinated efforts are necessary to further reduce the risk of seafood-associated illnesses. Continued surveillance will be important to assess the effectiveness of current and future prevention strategies...
  42. doi request reprint Notes from the field: outbreak of 2009 pandemic influenza A (H1N1) virus at a large public university in Delaware, April-May 2009
    A Danielle Iuliano
    Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, Georgia, USA
    Clin Infect Dis 49:1811-20. 2009
    ..We characterized illness, determined the impact of this outbreak, and examined factors associated with transmission...
  43. ncbi request reprint Rabies surveillance in the United States during 2004
    John W Krebs
    Viral and Rickettsial Zoonoses Branch, Division of Viral and Rickettsial Diseases, National Center for Infectious Diseases, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, GA 30333, USA
    J Am Vet Med Assoc 227:1912-25. 2005
    ..In Wisconsin, a teenager contracted rabies from a bat bite and became the first known person to survive rabies despite not having received rabies vaccine prior to symptom onset...
  44. pmc Epidemiology of Escherichia coli O157:H7 outbreaks, United States, 1982-2002
    Josefa M Rangel
    Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, Georgia, USA
    Emerg Infect Dis 11:603-9. 2005
    ..3%) laboratory-related. The food vehicle for 75 (41%) foodborne outbreaks was ground beef, and for 38 (21%) outbreaks, produce...
  45. ncbi request reprint Chicken consumption is a newly identified risk factor for sporadic Salmonella enterica serotype Enteritidis infections in the United States: a case-control study in FoodNet sites
    Akiko C Kimura
    Biostatistics and Information Management Branch, Division of Bacterial and Mycotic Disease, National Center for Infectious Disease, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, GA 30333, USA
    Clin Infect Dis 38:S244-52. 2004
    ..Measures to prevent SE infections include educating consumers and food handlers about food safety and interventions to decrease contamination of eggs and poultry...
  46. ncbi request reprint Fatal inhalational anthrax in a 94-year-old Connecticut woman
    Lydia A Barakat
    Department of Infectious Diseases, Griffin Hospital, 130 Division St, Derby, CT 06418, USA
    JAMA 287:863-8. 2002
    ..The source of exposure to B anthracis in this patient is not known. Exposure to mail that was cross-contaminated as it passed through postal facilities contaminated with B anthracis spores is one hypothesis under investigation...
  47. ncbi request reprint Human ehrlichiosis: clinical and ecological challenges
    John J Openshaw
    South Med J 100:769-70. 2007
  48. ncbi request reprint Incidence and follow-up of inflammatory cardiac complications after smallpox vaccination
    Robert E Eckart
    U S Army Medical Command, Brooke Army Medical Center, Fort Sam Houston, Texas 78234 6200, USA
    J Am Coll Cardiol 44:201-5. 2004
    ..The purpose of this study was to assess the follow-up of patients with vaccinia-associated myocarditis...
  49. ncbi request reprint Diarrhea etiology in a Children's Hospital Emergency Department: a prospective cohort study
    Eileen J Klein
    Department of Pediatrics, University of Washington and Children s Hospital and Regional Medical Center, Seattle, WA, USA
    Clin Infect Dis 43:807-13. 2006
    ..We evaluated the frequency of recovery of pathogens from children with diarrhea who presented to a pediatric emergency department and characterized the associated illnesses, to develop guidelines for performing a bacterial enteric culture...
  50. ncbi request reprint Shiga toxin-producing Escherichia coli in children with diarrhea: a prospective point-of-care study
    Eileen J Klein
    Department of Pediatrics, University of Washington and Children s Hospital and Regional Medical Center, Seattle, Washington, 98105, USA
    J Pediatr 141:172-7. 2002
    ....
  51. ncbi request reprint Etiology of diarrhea in pediatric outpatient settings
    Donna M Denno
    Department of Pediatrics, University of Washington and Harborview Medical Center, University of Washington and Children s Hospital and Regional Medical Center, Seattle, WA, USA
    Pediatr Infect Dis J 24:142-8. 2005
    ..We attempted to determine the microbiologic etiology of diarrhea in a private pediatric practice (site A) and a clinic serving largely immigrant children (site B) and to establish guidelines for bacterial culture...