Carla A Winston

Summary

Affiliation: Centers for Disease Control and Prevention
Country: USA

Publications

  1. doi request reprint Pediatric and adolescent tuberculosis in the United States, 2008-2010
    Carla A Winston
    Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, 1600 Clifton Rd NE, Mailstop E 91, Atlanta, GA 30333, USA
    Pediatrics 130:e1425-32. 2012
  2. doi request reprint Confidence intervals and statistical testing for ratio measures of percent change
    Carla A Winston
    Division of Tuberculosis Elimination, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention CDC, Atlanta, GA, USA
    Stat Med 31:3295-8. 2012
  3. ncbi request reprint Factors associated with vaccination of medicare beneficiaries in five U.S. communities: Results from the racial and ethnic adult disparities in immunization initiative survey, 2003
    Carla A Winston
    Health Services Research and Evaluation Branch, Immunization Services Division, National Immunization Program, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, Georgia 30333, USA
    J Am Geriatr Soc 54:303-10. 2006
  4. ncbi request reprint Lessons learned from inpatient vaccination in Michigan
    Carla A Winston
    Health Services Research and Evaluation Branch, National Immunization Program, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, 1600 Clifton Road, Mailstop E 52, Atlanta, GA 30333, USA
    Am J Med Qual 21:125-33. 2006
  5. pmc Unexpected decline in tuberculosis cases coincident with economic recession - United States, 2009
    Carla A Winston
    Division of Tuberculosis Elimination, National Center for HIV AIDS, Viral Hepatitis, STD, and TB Prevention, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, 1600 Clifton Road NE, Atlanta, GA 30333, USA
    BMC Public Health 11:846. 2011
  6. pmc Birth cohort effect on latent tuberculosis infection prevalence, United States
    Carla A Winston
    Division of Tuberculosis Elimination, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, 1600 Clifton Road NE, Mailstop E 10, Atlanta, Georgia 30333, USA
    BMC Infect Dis 10:206. 2010
  7. ncbi request reprint Increasing pneumococcal vaccination in managed care through telephone outreach
    Carla A Winston
    From Health Services Research and Evaluation Branch, Immunization Services Division, National Immunization Program, US Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, GA 30333, USA
    Am J Manag Care 13:581-8. 2007
  8. ncbi request reprint The role of attitudes in understanding disparities in adult influenza vaccination
    Megan C Lindley
    Immunization Services Division, National Immunization Program, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, Georgia 30333, USA
    Am J Prev Med 31:281-5. 2006
  9. ncbi request reprint Programmatic factors related to smallpox vaccine uptake by healthcare workers and others
    Megan C Lindley
    Immunization Services Division, National Immunization Program, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, GA 30333, USA
    Infect Control Hosp Epidemiol 27:1242-5. 2006
  10. pmc Epidemiology of tuberculosis among US- and foreign-born children and adolescents in the United States, 1994-2007
    Heather J Menzies
    US Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, 1600 Clifton Rd, MS E 10, Atlanta, GA 30333, USA
    Am J Public Health 100:1724-9. 2010

Detail Information

Publications32

  1. doi request reprint Pediatric and adolescent tuberculosis in the United States, 2008-2010
    Carla A Winston
    Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, 1600 Clifton Rd NE, Mailstop E 91, Atlanta, GA 30333, USA
    Pediatrics 130:e1425-32. 2012
    ..We examined heterogeneity among children and adolescents diagnosed with tuberculosis (TB) in the United States, and we investigated potential international TB exposure risk...
  2. doi request reprint Confidence intervals and statistical testing for ratio measures of percent change
    Carla A Winston
    Division of Tuberculosis Elimination, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention CDC, Atlanta, GA, USA
    Stat Med 31:3295-8. 2012
    ..Published 2012. This article is a US Government work and is in the public domain in the USA...
  3. ncbi request reprint Factors associated with vaccination of medicare beneficiaries in five U.S. communities: Results from the racial and ethnic adult disparities in immunization initiative survey, 2003
    Carla A Winston
    Health Services Research and Evaluation Branch, Immunization Services Division, National Immunization Program, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, Georgia 30333, USA
    J Am Geriatr Soc 54:303-10. 2006
    ..To examine vaccination in seniors in the five U.S. communities of the Racial and Ethnic Adult Disparities in Immunization Initiative...
  4. ncbi request reprint Lessons learned from inpatient vaccination in Michigan
    Carla A Winston
    Health Services Research and Evaluation Branch, National Immunization Program, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, 1600 Clifton Road, Mailstop E 52, Atlanta, GA 30333, USA
    Am J Med Qual 21:125-33. 2006
    ..These findings underscore the need for continuous quality improvement and process monitoring to determine strategies for overcoming challenges to inpatient vaccination...
  5. pmc Unexpected decline in tuberculosis cases coincident with economic recession - United States, 2009
    Carla A Winston
    Division of Tuberculosis Elimination, National Center for HIV AIDS, Viral Hepatitis, STD, and TB Prevention, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, 1600 Clifton Road NE, Atlanta, GA 30333, USA
    BMC Public Health 11:846. 2011
    ..To address the unexpected decline, we examined trends from multiple sources on TB treatment initiation, medication sales, and laboratory and genotyping data on culture-positive TB...
  6. pmc Birth cohort effect on latent tuberculosis infection prevalence, United States
    Carla A Winston
    Division of Tuberculosis Elimination, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, 1600 Clifton Road NE, Mailstop E 10, Atlanta, Georgia 30333, USA
    BMC Infect Dis 10:206. 2010
    ..We examined the effects of birth cohort on LTBI prevalence over time...
  7. ncbi request reprint Increasing pneumococcal vaccination in managed care through telephone outreach
    Carla A Winston
    From Health Services Research and Evaluation Branch, Immunization Services Division, National Immunization Program, US Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, GA 30333, USA
    Am J Manag Care 13:581-8. 2007
    ....
  8. ncbi request reprint The role of attitudes in understanding disparities in adult influenza vaccination
    Megan C Lindley
    Immunization Services Division, National Immunization Program, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, Georgia 30333, USA
    Am J Prev Med 31:281-5. 2006
    ....
  9. ncbi request reprint Programmatic factors related to smallpox vaccine uptake by healthcare workers and others
    Megan C Lindley
    Immunization Services Division, National Immunization Program, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, GA 30333, USA
    Infect Control Hosp Epidemiol 27:1242-5. 2006
    ..In a fully adjusted multivariate model, health departments achieved significantly higher vaccination rates than did hospitals, as did facilities that invited fewer employees to be vaccinated...
  10. pmc Epidemiology of tuberculosis among US- and foreign-born children and adolescents in the United States, 1994-2007
    Heather J Menzies
    US Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, 1600 Clifton Rd, MS E 10, Atlanta, GA 30333, USA
    Am J Public Health 100:1724-9. 2010
    ..We examined trends in tuberculosis (TB) cases and case rates among US- and foreign-born children and adolescents and analyzed the potential effect of changes to overseas screening of applicants for immigration to the United States...
  11. ncbi request reprint Health care utilization for pneumonia in young children after routine pneumococcal conjugate vaccine use in the United States
    Fangjun Zhou
    National Center for Immunization and Respiratory Diseases, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, 1600 Clifton Rd NE, Mail Stop E 52, Atlanta, GA 30333, USA
    Arch Pediatr Adolesc Med 161:1162-8. 2007
    ..To estimate the effect of 7-valent pneumococcal conjugate vaccine (PCV7) on rates of pneumonia-related health care utilization and costs in children younger than 2 years...
  12. doi request reprint Use of tuberculosis genotyping for postoutbreak monitoring
    Roque Miramontes
    Division of Tuberculosis Elimination, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, GA, USA
    J Public Health Manag Pract 18:375-8. 2012
    ..Review of routinely collected tuberculosis genotyping results following a known outbreak is a potential mechanism to examine the effectiveness of outbreak control measures...
  13. doi request reprint A Bayesian analysis of the 2009 decline in tuberculosis morbidity in the United States
    Michael P Chen
    Division of Tuberculosis Elimination, National Center for HIV AIDS, Viral Hepatitis, STD, and TB Prevention, Centers forDisease Control and Prevention, 1600 Clifton Road NE, Atlanta, GA 30329, USA
    Stat Med 31:3278-84. 2012
    ..Published 2012. This article is a US Government work and is in the public domain in the USA...
  14. doi request reprint Tuberculosis in older adults in the United States, 1993-2008
    Robert H Pratt
    Northrop Grumman Information Systems, Atlanta, Georgia, USA
    J Am Geriatr Soc 59:851-7. 2011
    ..To describe older adults with tuberculosis (TB) and compare demographic, diagnostic, and disease characteristics and treatment outcomes between older and younger adults with TB...
  15. doi request reprint Tuberculosis among Africans living in the United States, 2000-2009
    Bisrat K Abraham
    Epidemic Intelligence Service, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention CDC, Atlanta, GA, USA
    J Immigr Minor Health 15:381-9. 2013
    ..Identification and treatment of latent TB infection, HIV testing and treatment, and a high index of suspicion for extrapulmonary TB are needed to better address TB in this population...
  16. ncbi request reprint A comprehensive patient assessment and physician reminder tool for adult immunization: effect on vaccine administration
    Daniel B Fishbein
    Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Health Services Research and Evaluation Branch, Immunization Services Division, National Immunization Program, Atlanta, GA 30333, USA
    Vaccine 24:3971-83. 2006
    ..There were no additional significant differences during one year of follow-up. A number of barriers to comprehensive vaccination were encountered...
  17. doi request reprint Relationship between Mycobacterium tuberculosis phylogenetic lineage and clinical site of tuberculosis
    Eleanor S Click
    Epidemic Intelligence Service, Division of Tuberculosis Elimination, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, Georgia 30333, USA
    Clin Infect Dis 54:211-9. 2012
    ..We sought to determine whether M. tuberculosis lineage is associated with the site of tuberculosis disease...
  18. doi request reprint Tuberculosis among foreign-born persons in the United States
    Kevin P Cain
    Division of Tuberculosis Elimination, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, 1600 Clifton Rd, MS E 10, Atlanta, GA 30333, USA
    JAMA 300:405-12. 2008
    ..Foreign-born persons accounted for 57% of all tuberculosis (TB) cases in the United States in 2006. Current TB control strategies have not sufficiently addressed the high levels of TB disease and latent TB infection in this population...
  19. doi request reprint Seasonality of tuberculosis in the United States, 1993-2008
    Matthew D Willis
    Epidemic Intelligence Service Program, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, Georgia 30333, USA
    Clin Infect Dis 54:1553-60. 2012
    ..We conducted this study to determine whether tuberculosis is seasonal in the United States and to describe patterns of seasonality in specific populations...
  20. ncbi request reprint Do patterns of knowledge and attitudes exist among unvaccinated seniors?
    Barbara H Bardenheier
    Immunization Services Division, National Immunization Program, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, 1600 Clifton Road NE, MS E 52, Atlanta, GA, USA
    Am J Health Behav 30:675-83. 2006
    ..To examine patterns of knowledge and attitudes among adults aged > 65 years unvaccinated for influenza...
  21. ncbi request reprint Viewpoint: evaluating the impact of malaria control efforts on mortality in sub-Saharan Africa
    Alexander K Rowe
    Malaria Branch, Division of Parasitic Diseases, National Center for Infectious Diseases, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention CDC, Atlanta, GA, USA
    Trop Med Int Health 12:1524-39. 2007
    ....
  22. ncbi request reprint Public health application comparing multilevel analysis with logistic regression: immunization coverage among long-term care facility residents
    Barbara H Bardenheier
    Immunization Services Division, National Immunization Program, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, GA 30333, USA
    Ann Epidemiol 15:749-55. 2005
    ..We used nested nursing home patient data to show that one-level logistic regression and hierarchical multilevel regression can yield different results...
  23. pmc Predicting U.S. tuberculosis case counts through 2020
    Rachel S Y E L K Woodruff
    Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, Georgia, United States of America
    PLoS ONE 8:e65276. 2013
    ..TB case count predictions will help TB control programs identify needs for cultural competency, such as languages and interpreters needed for translating materials or engaging in appropriate community outreach...
  24. pmc Survival among patients with HIV infection and smear-negative pulmonary tuberculosis - United States, 1993-2006
    J Sean Cavanaugh
    Epidemic Intelligence Service Officer, Division of Tuberculosis Elimination, U S Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, Georgia, United States of America
    PLoS ONE 7:e47855. 2012
    ..Higher reported mortality may be due to misdiagnosis, diagnostic delays, or because smear-negative disease indicates more advanced immune suppression...
  25. ncbi request reprint Potential for improving age-appropriate vaccination coverage by maximizing the 18-month well-child visit
    Tom T Shimabukuro
    Health Services Research and Evaluation Branch, Immunization Services Division, National Center for Immunization and Respiratory Diseases, CDC, Atlanta, Georgia 30333, USA
    J Public Health Manag Pract 13:572-7. 2007
    ..To evaluate potential age-appropriate up-to-date (UTD) vaccination coverage achievable in preschool children if missing vaccinations were administered during a well-child visit at 18 months of age...
  26. ncbi request reprint Impact of varicella vaccination on health care utilization
    Fangjun Zhou
    National Immunization Program, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, GA 30333, USA
    JAMA 294:797-802. 2005
    ..However, national surveillance data are incomplete, and comprehensive data regarding outpatient as well as hospital utilization have not been reported...
  27. doi request reprint Increasing proportions of advanced pulmonary tuberculosis reported in the United States: are delays in diagnosis on the rise?
    Ryan MacLaren Wallace
    Division of Tuberculosis Elimination, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, U S Department of Health and Human Services, Atlanta, GA, USA
    Am J Respir Crit Care Med 180:1016-22. 2009
    ..Delays in the diagnosis of tuberculosis (TB) can result in progression to advanced disease. Patients with pulmonary TB and advanced disease are more likely to transmit disease and fail treatment...
  28. pmc A national study of socioeconomic status and tuberculosis rates by country of birth, United States, 1996-2005
    Nicole A Olson
    California Department of Public Health, STD Control Branch, Richmond, CA, USA
    BMC Public Health 12:365. 2012
    ..The purpose of this study was to assess the association of SES with rates of TB in U.S.-born and foreign-born persons in the United States, overall and for the five most common foreign countries of origin...
  29. doi request reprint Assessing the validity of health facility-based data on insecticide-treated bednet possession and use: comparison of data collected via health facility and household surveys--Lindi region and Rufiji district, Tanzania, 2005
    Jacek Skarbinski
    Malaria Branch, Division of Parasitic Diseases, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, GA, USA
    Trop Med Int Health 13:396-405. 2008
    ..Overestimating insecticide-treated bednet use could lead to inappropriate public health actions and missed opportunities for achieving local and global public health goals...
  30. pmc Acceptance of pneumococcal vaccine under standing orders by race and ethnicity
    Nicholas A Daniels
    Division of General Internal Medicine, Department of Medicine, University of California, San Francisco, CA 94115, USA
    J Natl Med Assoc 98:1089-94. 2006
    ..To assess whether and how pneumococcal vaccine acceptance occurs after nurse recommendation varies by race/ethnicity...
  31. ncbi request reprint Influenza vaccination status and influenza-related perspectives and practices among US physicians
    Anne E Cowan
    The Child Health Evaluation and Research Unit, Division of General Pediatrics, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, USA
    Am J Infect Control 34:164-9. 2006
    ....