Susan A Wang

Summary

Affiliation: Centers for Disease Control and Prevention
Country: USA

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Multidrug-resistant Neisseria gonorrhoeae with decreased susceptibility to cefixime-Hawaii, 2001
    Susan A Wang
    Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, Georgia 30333, USA
    Clin Infect Dis 37:849-52. 2003
  2. ncbi request reprint Antimicrobial resistance for Neisseria gonorrhoeae in the United States, 1988 to 2003: the spread of fluoroquinolone resistance
    Susan A Wang
    National Center for HIV AIDS, Viral Hepatitis, STD, and TB Prevention, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Emory University School of Medicine, and Emory Center for AIDS Research, Atlanta, Georgia 30333, USA
    Ann Intern Med 147:81-8. 2007
  3. ncbi request reprint The epidemiology of fluoroquinolone-resistant Neisseria gonorrhoeae in Hawaii, 2001
    Lori M Newman
    Division of STD Prevention, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, Georgia, USA
    Clin Infect Dis 38:649-54. 2004
  4. ncbi request reprint The emergence of Neisseria gonorrhoeae with decreased susceptibility to Azithromycin in Kansas City, Missouri, 1999 to 2000
    Catherine A McLean
    Division of STD Prevention, Division of AIDS, STD, and TB Laboratory Research Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, Georgia 30333, USA
    Sex Transm Dis 31:73-8. 2004
  5. pmc Optimizing treatment of antimicrobial-resistant Neisseria gonorrhoeae
    Kakoli Roy
    Office of Workforce and Career Development, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, Georgia 30333, USA
    Emerg Infect Dis 11:1265-73. 2005
  6. ncbi request reprint Mutations causing in vitro resistance to azithromycin in Neisseria gonorrhoeae
    Steven R Johnson
    Gonorrhea Research Branch, Division of AIDS, STD and TB Laboratory Research, NCID, Mailstop C 13, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, 1600 Clifton Road, Atlanta, GA 30333, USA
    Int J Antimicrob Agents 21:414-9. 2003
  7. ncbi request reprint Recommendations for identification and public health management of persons with chronic hepatitis B virus infection
    Cindy M Weinbaum
    Division of Viral Hepatitis, National Center for HIV AIDS, Viral Hepatitis, STD, and TB Prevention, 1600 Clifton Road, MS G 37, Atlanta GA 30333, USA
    MMWR Recomm Rep 57:1-20. 2008
  8. ncbi request reprint A pseudo-outbreak of Chlamydia trachomatis in a state residential facility: implications for diagnostic testing
    Deborah A Gust
    Division of STD Prevention, National Center for HIV, STD, and TB Prevention, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, Georgia 30333, USA
    J Infect Dis 185:841-4. 2002
  9. ncbi request reprint National survey of sexual behavior and sexual behavior policies in facilities for individuals with mental retardation/developmental disabilities
    Deborah A Gust
    National Immunization Program, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, 1600 Clifton Rd NE, Atlanta, GA 30333, USA
    Ment Retard 41:365-73. 2003
  10. doi request reprint Gaps in hospital policies and practices to prevent perinatal transmission of hepatitis B virus
    Bayo C Willis
    Immunization Services Division, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, 1600 Clifton Rd, MS E52, Atlanta, GA 30333, USA
    Pediatrics 125:704-11. 2010

Detail Information

Publications17

  1. ncbi request reprint Multidrug-resistant Neisseria gonorrhoeae with decreased susceptibility to cefixime-Hawaii, 2001
    Susan A Wang
    Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, Georgia 30333, USA
    Clin Infect Dis 37:849-52. 2003
    ..This report of the first 3 patients in the United States identified with this multidrug-resistant strain may portend an emerging problem for clinicians and public health officials...
  2. ncbi request reprint Antimicrobial resistance for Neisseria gonorrhoeae in the United States, 1988 to 2003: the spread of fluoroquinolone resistance
    Susan A Wang
    National Center for HIV AIDS, Viral Hepatitis, STD, and TB Prevention, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Emory University School of Medicine, and Emory Center for AIDS Research, Atlanta, Georgia 30333, USA
    Ann Intern Med 147:81-8. 2007
    ..Over the past 60 years, Neisseria gonorrhoeae has acquired clinically significant resistance to sulfonamides, tetracyclines, penicillins, and ciprofloxacin...
  3. ncbi request reprint The epidemiology of fluoroquinolone-resistant Neisseria gonorrhoeae in Hawaii, 2001
    Lori M Newman
    Division of STD Prevention, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, Georgia, USA
    Clin Infect Dis 38:649-54. 2004
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  4. ncbi request reprint The emergence of Neisseria gonorrhoeae with decreased susceptibility to Azithromycin in Kansas City, Missouri, 1999 to 2000
    Catherine A McLean
    Division of STD Prevention, Division of AIDS, STD, and TB Laboratory Research Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, Georgia 30333, USA
    Sex Transm Dis 31:73-8. 2004
    ..0 microg/mL) in the United States. GOAL The goal of this study was to identify risk factors for AziDS N. gonorrhoeae and to describe isolate microbiology...
  5. pmc Optimizing treatment of antimicrobial-resistant Neisseria gonorrhoeae
    Kakoli Roy
    Office of Workforce and Career Development, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, Georgia 30333, USA
    Emerg Infect Dis 11:1265-73. 2005
    ..Similarly, culture-based testing and susceptibility surveillance are optimal when the prevalence of gonorrhea is < 13%; nonculture-based testing is optimal (cost-minimizing) when gonorrhea prevalence is > or = 13%...
  6. ncbi request reprint Mutations causing in vitro resistance to azithromycin in Neisseria gonorrhoeae
    Steven R Johnson
    Gonorrhea Research Branch, Division of AIDS, STD and TB Laboratory Research, NCID, Mailstop C 13, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, 1600 Clifton Road, Atlanta, GA 30333, USA
    Int J Antimicrob Agents 21:414-9. 2003
    ..0 mg/l and inactivation of the mtrD gene reduced azithromycin MICs 270-fold. These results demonstrated that the mtr mutations were responsible for the increased MICs in these isolates...
  7. ncbi request reprint Recommendations for identification and public health management of persons with chronic hepatitis B virus infection
    Cindy M Weinbaum
    Division of Viral Hepatitis, National Center for HIV AIDS, Viral Hepatitis, STD, and TB Prevention, 1600 Clifton Road, MS G 37, Atlanta GA 30333, USA
    MMWR Recomm Rep 57:1-20. 2008
    ..This report is intended to serve as a resource for public health officials, organizations, and health-care professionals involved in the development, delivery, and evaluation of prevention and clinical services...
  8. ncbi request reprint A pseudo-outbreak of Chlamydia trachomatis in a state residential facility: implications for diagnostic testing
    Deborah A Gust
    Division of STD Prevention, National Center for HIV, STD, and TB Prevention, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, Georgia 30333, USA
    J Infect Dis 185:841-4. 2002
    ..For C. trachomatis screening tests, the need for confirmatory testing depends on individual patient considerations (including medical-legal implications) and prevalence of infection in the tested population...
  9. ncbi request reprint National survey of sexual behavior and sexual behavior policies in facilities for individuals with mental retardation/developmental disabilities
    Deborah A Gust
    National Immunization Program, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, 1600 Clifton Rd NE, Atlanta, GA 30333, USA
    Ment Retard 41:365-73. 2003
    ..Careful monitoring of STDs and the effectiveness of sex education will be instrumental in preventing HIV/STDs and helping prevent sexual abuse in this vulnerable population...
  10. doi request reprint Gaps in hospital policies and practices to prevent perinatal transmission of hepatitis B virus
    Bayo C Willis
    Immunization Services Division, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, 1600 Clifton Rd, MS E52, Atlanta, GA 30333, USA
    Pediatrics 125:704-11. 2010
    ..The objective of this study was to examine hospital policies and practices to prevent perinatal transmission of hepatitis B virus (HBV) in the United States and to and identify gaps...
  11. ncbi request reprint A comprehensive immunization strategy to eliminate transmission of hepatitis B virus infection in the United States: recommendations of the Advisory Committee on Immunization Practices (ACIP) part 1: immunization of infants, children, and adolescents
    Eric E Mast
    Division of Viral Hepatitis, National Center for Infectious Diseases, USA
    MMWR Recomm Rep 54:1-31. 2005
    ..The second part of the ACIP statement, which will include updated recommendations and strategies to increase hepatitis B vaccination of adults, will be published separately...
  12. ncbi request reprint Evaluation of antimicrobial resistance and treatment failures for Chlamydia trachomatis: a meeting report
    Susan A Wang
    National Center for Infectious Diseases, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, Georgia 30333, USA
    J Infect Dis 191:917-23. 2005
    ..Evaluating C. trachomatis clinical treatment failures, interpreting laboratory findings, and correlating the 2 clearly remain extremely challenging undertakings...
  13. doi request reprint Human papillomavirus vaccine introduction--the first five years
    Lauri E Markowitz
    Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, 1600 Clifton Rd, Atlanta, Georgia, 30333, US
    Vaccine 30:F139-48. 2012
    ..This article forms part of a special supplement entitled "Comprehensive Control of HPV Infections and Related Diseases" Vaccine Volume 30, Supplement 5, 2012...
  14. ncbi request reprint Prevalence of and associated risk factors for fluoroquinolone-resistant Neisseria gonorrhoeae in California, 2000-2003
    Heidi M Bauer
    California Department of Health Services Sexually Transmitted Disease Control Branch, Oakland, CA, USA
    Clin Infect Dis 41:795-803. 2005
    ..Rates of fluoroquinolone-resistant Neisseria gonorrhoeae (QRNG) are increasing worldwide and in California...
  15. ncbi request reprint Fluoroquinolone resistance among Neisseria gonorrhoeae isolates in Hawaii, 1990-2000: role of foreign importation and increasing endemic spread
    Christopher J Iverson
    Epidemic Intelligence Service, Epidemiology Program Office, Hawaii Department of Health, Honolulu, Hawaii
    Sex Transm Dis 31:702-8. 2004
    ..In 1999, an increase in ciprofloxacin-resistant Neisseria gonorrhoeae isolates was identified in Hawaii, prompting initiation of investigative studies...
  16. ncbi request reprint Fluoroquinolones, gonorrhea, and the CDC STD treatment guidelines
    Stuart M Berman
    Sex Transm Dis 30:528-9; author reply 530. 2003
  17. doi request reprint How effectively can health care settings beyond the traditional medical home provide vaccines to adolescents?
    Stanley J Schaffer
    Department of Pediatrics, University of Rochester School of Medicine and Dentistry, Rochester, New York 14642, USA
    Pediatrics 121:S35-45. 2008
    ..Our goal was to evaluate the capacity of various health care settings to supplement the activities of the traditional medical home by delivering vaccines to adolescents...