Pascale Wortley

Summary

Affiliation: Centers for Disease Control and Prevention
Country: USA

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint AIDS among Asians and Pacific Islanders in the United States
    P M Wortley
    Division of HIV AIDS Prevention Surveillance and Epidemiology, National Center for HIV, STD, and TB Prevention, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, Georgia, USA
    Am J Prev Med 18:208-14. 2000
  2. ncbi request reprint Predictors of smallpox vaccination among healthcare workers and other first responders
    Pascale M Wortley
    National Center for Immunization and Respiratory Diseases, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, 1600 Clifton Road, Atlanta, GA 30333, USA
    Am J Prev Med 32:538-41. 2007
  3. ncbi request reprint Who's getting shots and who's not: racial/ethnic disparities in immunization coverage
    Pascale Wortley
    Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, National Immunization Program, Health Services Branch, Atlanta, Georgia 30333, USA
    Ethn Dis 15:S3-4-S3-6. 2005
  4. ncbi request reprint Nondaily smokers: a descriptive analysis
    Pascale M Wortley
    Office on Smoking and Health, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta GA 30333, USA
    Nicotine Tob Res 5:755-9. 2003
  5. ncbi request reprint Healthcare workers who elected not to receive smallpox vaccination
    Pascale M Wortley
    National Immunization Program, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, Georgia, USA
    Am J Prev Med 30:258-65. 2006
  6. ncbi request reprint Exposure to secondhand smoke in the workplace: serum cotinine by occupation
    Pascale M Wortley
    Office on Smoking and Health, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, 4770 Buford Highway, N E MS K50, Atlanta, GA 30341 3717, USA
    J Occup Environ Med 44:503-9. 2002
  7. doi request reprint Racial inequities in receipt of influenza vaccination among nursing home residents in the United States, 2008-2009: a pattern of low overall coverage in facilities in which most residents are black
    Barbara Bardenheier
    Health Services Research and Evaluation Branch, National Center for Immunization and Respiratory Diseases, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, GA 30341, USA
    J Am Med Dir Assoc 13:470-6. 2012
  8. pmc Young adults' perceptions of cigarette warning labels in the United States and Canada
    Michelle O'Hegarty
    Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Office of Smoking and Health, 4770 Buford Hwy, NE, Mailstop K 50, Atlanta, GA 30341 3717, USA
    Prev Chronic Dis 4:A27. 2007
  9. doi request reprint Influenza immunization coverage among residents of long-term care facilities certified by CMS, 2005-2006: the newest MDs quality indicator
    Barbara H Bardenheier
    Immunization Services Division, National Center for Immunization and Respiratory Diseases, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, 1600 Clifton Road, Atlanta, GA 30333, USA
    J Am Med Dir Assoc 11:59-69. 2010
  10. doi request reprint Racial inequities in receipt of influenza vaccination among long-term care residents within and between facilities in Michigan
    Barbara Bardenheier
    Immunization Services Division, National Center for Immunization and Respiratory Diseases, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, GA, USA
    Med Care 49:371-7. 2011

Detail Information

Publications39

  1. ncbi request reprint AIDS among Asians and Pacific Islanders in the United States
    P M Wortley
    Division of HIV AIDS Prevention Surveillance and Epidemiology, National Center for HIV, STD, and TB Prevention, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, Georgia, USA
    Am J Prev Med 18:208-14. 2000
    ..To characterize Asians and Pacific Islanders in the United States with reported acquired immunodeficiency syndrome (AIDS)...
  2. ncbi request reprint Predictors of smallpox vaccination among healthcare workers and other first responders
    Pascale M Wortley
    National Center for Immunization and Respiratory Diseases, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, 1600 Clifton Road, Atlanta, GA 30333, USA
    Am J Prev Med 32:538-41. 2007
    ..The goal of the National Smallpox Vaccination Program was to vaccinate a cadre of healthcare workers and first responders who could care for smallpox patients in the event of an attack...
  3. ncbi request reprint Who's getting shots and who's not: racial/ethnic disparities in immunization coverage
    Pascale Wortley
    Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, National Immunization Program, Health Services Branch, Atlanta, Georgia 30333, USA
    Ethn Dis 15:S3-4-S3-6. 2005
    ..By examining the successes of new initiatives such as the READII (Racial Ethnic Adult Disparities in Immunization) demonstration projects, researchers hope that progress can be made to close these racial/ethnic disparities...
  4. ncbi request reprint Nondaily smokers: a descriptive analysis
    Pascale M Wortley
    Office on Smoking and Health, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta GA 30333, USA
    Nicotine Tob Res 5:755-9. 2003
    ..Nondaily smoking may be a useful intermediate outcome for assessing changes in smoking prevalence. Cessation interventions need to be tailored for nondaily smokers, who may differ from daily smokers in important ways...
  5. ncbi request reprint Healthcare workers who elected not to receive smallpox vaccination
    Pascale M Wortley
    National Immunization Program, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, Georgia, USA
    Am J Prev Med 30:258-65. 2006
    ..The goal of the National Smallpox Vaccination Program was to vaccinate a cadre of healthcare workers and first responders who could care for smallpox patients in the event of an attack...
  6. ncbi request reprint Exposure to secondhand smoke in the workplace: serum cotinine by occupation
    Pascale M Wortley
    Office on Smoking and Health, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, 4770 Buford Highway, N E MS K50, Atlanta, GA 30341 3717, USA
    J Occup Environ Med 44:503-9. 2002
    ..In conclusion, workplace exposure to secondhand smoke varied by occupation, and decreases in exposure occurred between 1988 to 1991 and 1991 to 1994...
  7. doi request reprint Racial inequities in receipt of influenza vaccination among nursing home residents in the United States, 2008-2009: a pattern of low overall coverage in facilities in which most residents are black
    Barbara Bardenheier
    Health Services Research and Evaluation Branch, National Center for Immunization and Respiratory Diseases, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, GA 30341, USA
    J Am Med Dir Assoc 13:470-6. 2012
    ..The objective of this study was to determine if the national inequity in vaccination is because of the characteristics of facilities and/or residents...
  8. pmc Young adults' perceptions of cigarette warning labels in the United States and Canada
    Michelle O'Hegarty
    Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Office of Smoking and Health, 4770 Buford Hwy, NE, Mailstop K 50, Atlanta, GA 30341 3717, USA
    Prev Chronic Dis 4:A27. 2007
    ..S. cigarette warning labels so they would be effective for smoking deterrence and cessation...
  9. doi request reprint Influenza immunization coverage among residents of long-term care facilities certified by CMS, 2005-2006: the newest MDs quality indicator
    Barbara H Bardenheier
    Immunization Services Division, National Center for Immunization and Respiratory Diseases, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, 1600 Clifton Road, Atlanta, GA 30333, USA
    J Am Med Dir Assoc 11:59-69. 2010
    ..Subsequently, vaccination status was added to resident assessments collected beginning in the influenza season, 2005-2006. This is the first year immunization coverage can be reported based on a census of LTC residents...
  10. doi request reprint Racial inequities in receipt of influenza vaccination among long-term care residents within and between facilities in Michigan
    Barbara Bardenheier
    Immunization Services Division, National Center for Immunization and Respiratory Diseases, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, GA, USA
    Med Care 49:371-7. 2011
    ..Although influenza vaccination is recommended for all nursing home residents and is covered by Medicare, racial inequities remain...
  11. ncbi request reprint Nurses' attitudes and beliefs about influenza and the influenza vaccine: a summary of focus groups in Alabama and Michigan
    Bayo C Willis
    Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Health Services Research and Evaluation Branch, Immunization Services Division, National Center for Immunization and Respiratory Diseases, Atlanta, Georgia 30333, USA
    Am J Infect Control 35:20-4. 2007
    ..Despite these recommendations, influenza immunization coverage of health care workers is less than 50%...
  12. 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...
  13. pmc Preventing influenza: vaccine systems and practices in the Southeast
    Julie A Gazmararian
    Emory Center on Health Outcomes and Quality, Dept of Health Policy and Management, Rollins School of Public Health, Emory Univ, 1518 Clifton Rd NE, Atlanta, GA 30322, USA
    Public Health Rep 121:684-94. 2006
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  14. ncbi request reprint Reactions of young adult smokers to warning labels on cigarette packages
    Michelle O'Hegarty
    Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, Georgia 30341 3717, USA
    Am J Prev Med 30:467-73. 2006
    ..The purpose of this study was to examine how U.S. smokers and former smokers might respond to stronger and more graphic warnings for U.S. cigarettes packages...
  15. doi request reprint Socio-demographic differences in opinions about 2009 pandemic influenza A (H1N1) and seasonal influenza vaccination and disease among adults during the 2009-2010 influenza season
    Tammy A Santibanez
    Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, 1600 Clifton Road, NE Mailstop A 19, Atlanta, GA 30333, USA
    Influenza Other Respi Viruses 7:383-92. 2013
    ..Initial target groups for vaccination were identified and the first vaccine was publicly available in early October 2009...
  16. pmc Influenza vaccination of persons with cardiovascular disease in the United States
    James A Singleton
    National Immunization Program, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, Georgia 30333, USA
    Tex Heart Inst J 31:22-7. 2004
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  17. ncbi request reprint Status of quality improvement activities to improve immunization practices and delivery: findings from the immunization quality improvement symposium, October 2003
    Abigail Shefer
    Health Services Research and Evaluation Branch, National Immunization Program, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, US Department of Health and Human Services, Atlanta, Georgia, USA
    J Public Health Manag Pract 12:77-89. 2006
    ..The field will benefit from standardized outcome measures, cost analysis, and evaluation, so comparisons can be made among different programs...
  18. ncbi request reprint Determining indications for adult vaccination: patient self-assessment, medical record, or both?
    Daniel B Fishbein
    Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Health Services Research and Evaluation Branch, Immunization Services Division, National Immunization Program, MS E 52, Room 4128, Bldg 12, Corporate Square, Atlanta, GA 30333, USA
    Vaccine 24:803-18. 2006
    ..This process can be time consuming for providers and their staff. We used patient self-assessment as a method of determining which vaccines are indicated for a patient and whether indicated vaccines had been received...
  19. 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
    ....
  20. ncbi request reprint The annual impact of seasonal influenza in the US: measuring disease burden and costs
    Noelle Angelique M Molinari
    Immunization Service Division, National Center for Immunization and Respiratory Diseases, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, 1600 Clifton Road, Mail Stop E 88, Atlanta, GA 30333, USA
    Vaccine 25:5086-96. 2007
    ..However, no previous studies have systematically estimated the annual economic burden of influenza epidemics, an estimate necessary to guide policy makers effectively...
  21. ncbi request reprint Missed opportunities for the prevention of influenza
    Anthony E Fiore
    National Center for Immunizations and Respiratory Diseases, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, 1600 Clifton Rd, MS A 20, Atlanta, GA 30333, USA
    Prev Med 45:88-9. 2007
  22. pmc Status of influenza and pneumococcal vaccination among older American Indians and Alaska Natives
    Megan C Lindley
    National Center for Immunization and Respiratory Diseases, 1600 Clifton Road NE, Mailstop E 52, Atlanta, GA 30333, USA
    Am J Public Health 98:932-8. 2008
    ....
  23. doi request reprint U.S. Healthcare personnel and influenza vaccination during the 2004-2005 vaccine shortage
    Suchita A Lorick
    Epidemic Intelligence Service, Office of Workforce and Career Development, National Center for Immunization and Respiratory Diseases, CDC, Atlanta, Georgia 30333, USA
    Am J Prev Med 34:455-62. 2008
    ..Healthcare personnel with direct patient contact were prioritized for influenza vaccination during the 2004-2005 vaccine shortage. Data about vaccination coverage among healthcare personnel during vaccine shortages are limited...
  24. pmc Race/ethnicity and validity of self-reported pneumococcal vaccination
    Nancy P Gordon
    Kaiser Permanente Division of Research, Oakland, CA, USA
    BMC Public Health 8:227. 2008
    ....
  25. ncbi request reprint Factors associated with receiving hepatitis B vaccination among high-risk adults in the United States: an analysis of the National Health Interview Survey, 2000
    Nidhi Jain
    Health Services and Research Branch, National Immunization Program, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, GA 30333, USA
    Fam Med 36:480-6. 2004
    ..In this study, we identified factors associated with receipt of one or more doses of hepatitis B vaccine among adults at high risk for hepatitis B infection...
  26. ncbi request reprint National availability of influenza vaccine among medical subspecialty practices
    Matthew M Davis
    Division of General Pediatrics, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, MI 48109, USA
    Am J Prev Med 26:307-10. 2004
    ..Availability of influenza vaccine in medical subspecialists' practices may affect vaccination rates among adults with chronic illness...
  27. ncbi request reprint HIV testing within at-risk populations in the United States and the reasons for seeking or avoiding HIV testing
    Scott E Kellerman
    National Center for HIV, STD, and TB Prevention, Division of HIV AIDS Prevention Surveillance and Epidemiology, Surveillance Branch, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, GA 30333, USA
    J Acquir Immune Defic Syndr 31:202-10. 2002
    ..We determined proportions of high-risk persons tested for HIV, the reasons for testing and not testing, and attitudes and perceptions regarding HIV testing, information that is critical for planning prevention programs...
  28. ncbi request reprint Influenza vaccination trends among adults 65 years or older in the United States, 1989-2002
    Peng Jun Lu
    Epidemiology and Surveillance Division, National Immunization Program, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, GA 30333, USA
    Arch Intern Med 165:1849-56. 2005
    ..We examined national trends in influenza vaccination coverage in the United States from 1989 to 2002 among noninstitutionalized elderly individuals and identified factors associated with receipt of influenza vaccine...
  29. pmc Survey of state practices during the 2004-2005 influenza vaccine shortage
    Tom T Shimabukuro
    Epidemic Intelligence Service, Office of Workforce and Career Development, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, GA 30333, USA
    Public Health Rep 122:311-8. 2007
    ..The availability and use of practitioner contact lists and having a relatively high vaccine supply early in the season were associated with smaller decreases in coverage from the previous non-shortage season...
  30. pmc Racial similarities in response to standardized offer of influenza vaccination. A MetroNet study
    Kendra L Schwartz
    Department of Family Medicine, Wayne State University, Detroit, MI, USA
    J Gen Intern Med 21:346-51. 2006
    ..Despite known benefits of influenza vaccination and coverage by Medicare Part B, elderly minority patients are less likely to receive influenza vaccination than whites...
  31. ncbi request reprint Racial and ethnic disparities in influenza vaccination coverage among adults during the 2004-2005 season
    Michael W Link
    National Center for Chronic Disease Prevention and Health Promotion, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, 4770 Buford Highway NE, K 66, Atlanta, GA 30341, USA
    Am J Epidemiol 163:571-8. 2006
    ..Yearly monitoring of influenza vaccine coverage is important to assess the long-term impact of shortages on overall coverage and gaps in coverage between racial/ethnic groups...
  32. 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
    ....
  33. 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...
  34. 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...
  35. ncbi request reprint FluSurge--a tool to estimate demand for hospital services during the next pandemic influenza
    Xinzhi Zhang
    Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, National Center for Infectious Diseases, Office of Surveillance, Atlanta, GA 30333, USA
    Med Decis Making 26:617-23. 2006
    ..To assess the impact of pandemic influenza on hospital services...
  36. ncbi request reprint Influenza and pneumococcal vaccination of adults aged > or = 65: racial/ethnic differences
    James A Singleton
    National Immunization Program, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, Georgia 30333, USA
    Am J Prev Med 29:412-20. 2005
    ..This study of the 2002-2003 influenza season examines factors that may be associated with low coverage...
  37. ncbi request reprint Comparison of racial/ethnic disparities in adult immunization and cancer screening
    Karen A Lees
    National Immunization Program, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, Georgia, USA
    Am J Prev Med 29:404-11. 2005
    ..The purpose of this study was to contrast these disparities with disparities in other clinical preventive services--mammography and colorectal cancer screening--that are targeted to older populations...
  38. 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...
  39. 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...