Hussain R Yusuf

Summary

Affiliation: Centers for Disease Control and Prevention
Country: USA

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint An economic analysis of the current universal 2-dose measles-mumps-rubella vaccination program in the United States
    Fangjun Zhou
    National Immunization Program, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, Georgia 30333, USA
    J Infect Dis 189:S131-45. 2004
  2. doi request reprint Sickle cell disease: the need for a public health agenda
    Hussain R Yusuf
    Division of Blood Disorders, National Center on Birth Defects and Developmental Disabilities, CDC, Atlanta, Georgia 30333, USA
    Am J Prev Med 41:S376-83. 2011
  3. ncbi request reprint Fragmentation of immunization history among providers and parents of children in selected underserved areas
    Hussain Yusuf
    Immunization Services Division, National Immunization Program, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention Yusuf, Adams, Rodewald, LU, Rosenthal, Santoli, Atlanta, Georgia 30333, USA
    Am J Prev Med 23:106-12. 2002
  4. doi request reprint Emergency department visits made by patients with sickle cell disease: a descriptive study, 1999-2007
    Hussain R Yusuf
    Division of Blood Disorders, National Center on Birth Defects and Developmental Disabilities, CDC, Atlanta, Georgia 30333, USA
    Am J Prev Med 38:S536-41. 2010
  5. ncbi request reprint Economic evaluation of the 7-vaccine routine childhood immunization schedule in the United States, 2001
    Fangjun Zhou
    National Immunization Program, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Public Health Service, US Department of Health and Human Services, Atlanta, GA 30333, USA
    Arch Pediatr Adolesc Med 159:1136-44. 2005
  6. doi request reprint Is polycystic ovary syndrome another risk factor for venous thromboembolism? United States, 2003-2008
    Ekwutosi M Okoroh
    Division of Blood Disorders, National Center on Birth Defects and Developmental Disabilities, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, GA 30333, USA
    Am J Obstet Gynecol 207:377.e1-8. 2012
  7. pmc Factors associated with underimmunization at 3 months of age in four medically underserved areas
    Barbara H Bardenheier
    Immunization Services Division, National Immunization Program, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, 1600 Clifton Road, MS E 52, Atlanta, GA 30333, USA
    Public Health Rep 119:479-85. 2004
  8. pmc Clustering patterns of comorbidities associated with in-hospital death in hospitalizations of US adults with venous thromboembolism
    James Tsai
    Division of Blood Disorders, National Center on Birth Defects and Developmental Disabilities Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, Georgia 30333, USA
    Int J Med Sci 10:1352-60. 2013
  9. ncbi request reprint Impact of universal Haemophilus influenzae type b vaccination starting at 2 months of age in the United States: an economic analysis
    Fangjun Zhou
    National Immunization Program, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Public Health Service, US Department of Health and Human Services, Atlanta, Georgia 30333, USA
    Pediatrics 110:653-61. 2002
  10. ncbi request reprint Comparison of e-mail, fax, and postal surveys of pediatricians
    Shawn R McMahon
    Epidemic Intelligence Service, Division of Applied Public Health Training, Epidemiology Program Office, assigned to National Immunization Program, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, Georgia 30333, USA
    Pediatrics 111:e299-303. 2003

Detail Information

Publications23

  1. ncbi request reprint An economic analysis of the current universal 2-dose measles-mumps-rubella vaccination program in the United States
    Fangjun Zhou
    National Immunization Program, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, Georgia 30333, USA
    J Infect Dis 189:S131-45. 2004
    ..From both perspectives under even the most conservative assumptions, the national 2-dose MMR vaccination program is highly cost-beneficial and results in substantial cost savings...
  2. doi request reprint Sickle cell disease: the need for a public health agenda
    Hussain R Yusuf
    Division of Blood Disorders, National Center on Birth Defects and Developmental Disabilities, CDC, Atlanta, Georgia 30333, USA
    Am J Prev Med 41:S376-83. 2011
    ..These and other activities discussed in this paper can help strengthen public health efforts to address SCD...
  3. ncbi request reprint Fragmentation of immunization history among providers and parents of children in selected underserved areas
    Hussain Yusuf
    Immunization Services Division, National Immunization Program, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention Yusuf, Adams, Rodewald, LU, Rosenthal, Santoli, Atlanta, Georgia 30333, USA
    Am J Prev Med 23:106-12. 2002
    ..We assessed fragmentation of children's immunization history among providers and parents of children aged 12 to 35 months in four selected underserved areas...
  4. doi request reprint Emergency department visits made by patients with sickle cell disease: a descriptive study, 1999-2007
    Hussain R Yusuf
    Division of Blood Disorders, National Center on Birth Defects and Developmental Disabilities, CDC, Atlanta, Georgia 30333, USA
    Am J Prev Med 38:S536-41. 2010
    ..Patients with sickle cell disease (SCD) often use emergency department services to obtain medical care. Limited information is available about emergency department use among patients with SCD...
  5. ncbi request reprint Economic evaluation of the 7-vaccine routine childhood immunization schedule in the United States, 2001
    Fangjun Zhou
    National Immunization Program, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Public Health Service, US Department of Health and Human Services, Atlanta, GA 30333, USA
    Arch Pediatr Adolesc Med 159:1136-44. 2005
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  6. doi request reprint Is polycystic ovary syndrome another risk factor for venous thromboembolism? United States, 2003-2008
    Ekwutosi M Okoroh
    Division of Blood Disorders, National Center on Birth Defects and Developmental Disabilities, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, GA 30333, USA
    Am J Obstet Gynecol 207:377.e1-8. 2012
    ..We sought to determine prevalence and likelihood of venous thromboembolism (VTE) among women with and without polycystic ovary syndrome (PCOS)...
  7. pmc Factors associated with underimmunization at 3 months of age in four medically underserved areas
    Barbara H Bardenheier
    Immunization Services Division, National Immunization Program, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, 1600 Clifton Road, MS E 52, Atlanta, GA 30333, USA
    Public Health Rep 119:479-85. 2004
    ..Risk factors for underimmunization at 3 months of age are not well described. This study examines coverage rates and factors associated with under-immunization at 3 months of age in four medically underserved areas...
  8. pmc Clustering patterns of comorbidities associated with in-hospital death in hospitalizations of US adults with venous thromboembolism
    James Tsai
    Division of Blood Disorders, National Center on Birth Defects and Developmental Disabilities Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, Georgia 30333, USA
    Int J Med Sci 10:1352-60. 2013
    ..Venous thromboembolism (VTE) is a significant source of mortality, morbidity, disability, and impaired health-related quality of life in the world...
  9. ncbi request reprint Impact of universal Haemophilus influenzae type b vaccination starting at 2 months of age in the United States: an economic analysis
    Fangjun Zhou
    National Immunization Program, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Public Health Service, US Department of Health and Human Services, Atlanta, Georgia 30333, USA
    Pediatrics 110:653-61. 2002
    ..To evaluate the economic impact of universal Haemophilus influenzae type b (Hib) vaccination starting at 2 months of age...
  10. ncbi request reprint Comparison of e-mail, fax, and postal surveys of pediatricians
    Shawn R McMahon
    Epidemic Intelligence Service, Division of Applied Public Health Training, Epidemiology Program Office, assigned to National Immunization Program, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, Georgia 30333, USA
    Pediatrics 111:e299-303. 2003
    ..To compare 3 communication modes (postal, fax, and e-mail) in a rotavirus vaccine physician survey...
  11. ncbi request reprint A survey of pediatricians on the reintroduction of a rotavirus vaccine
    Martha Iwamoto
    Rollins School of Public Health, Emory University, Atlanta, Georgia, USA
    Pediatrics 112:e6-10. 2003
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  12. doi request reprint Hospitalizations of adults ≥60 years of age with venous thromboembolism
    Hussain R Yusuf
    1Division of Blood Disorders, National Center on Birth Defects and Developmental Disabilities, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, GA, USA
    Clin Appl Thromb Hemost 20:136-42. 2014
    ..The factors positively associated with an increased risk of VTE diagnosis were female sex, summer and autumn seasons (compared with spring), venous catheterization, cancer, and greater length of hospital stay. ..
  13. doi request reprint Prevalence of polycystic ovary syndrome among the privately insured, United States, 2003-2008
    Ekwutosi M Okoroh
    Division of Blood Disorders, National Center on Birth Defects and Developmental Disabilities, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, GA 30333, USA
    Am J Obstet Gynecol 207:299.e1-7. 2012
    ..The purpose of this study was to estimate the prevalence of polycystic ovary syndrome (PCOS) and its phenotypes as defined by the National Institutes of Health, Rotterdam criteria, and Androgen Society...
  14. pmc Causes of death among women aged 10-50 years in Bangladesh, 1996-1997
    Hussain R Yusuf
    Department of Global Health, Rollins School of Public Health, Emory University, Atlanta, Georgia, USA
    J Health Popul Nutr 25:302-11. 2007
    ..8% received treatment either from a registered physician or in a facility. More focus is needed on all causes of deaths among women of reproductive age in Bangladesh...
  15. ncbi request reprint Adolescent immunizations. are we ready for a new wave?
    Donna Rickert
    National Immunization Program NIP, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, Georgia, USA
    Am J Prev Med 26:22-8. 2004
    ..Factors associated with vaccination coverage rates for the 20% of U.S. adolescents enrolled in managed care organizations (MCOs) are not known...
  16. ncbi request reprint Hepatitis B vaccination among adolescents in 3 large health maintenance organizations
    Idalia M Gonzalez
    Epidemiology Program Office, National Immunization Program, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, Georgia 30333, USA
    Pediatrics 110:929-34. 2002
    ..Little is known about the implementation of these recommendations in a managed care setting. The objective of this study was to determine the impact of ACIP recommendations on HB vaccination among adolescents in 3 managed care settings...
  17. ncbi request reprint Influenza vaccination of high-risk children: what the providers say
    Donna Rickert
    National Immunization Program, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, Georgia 30333, USA
    Am J Prev Med 30:111-8. 2006
    ..This study evaluated physicians' perspectives on previously documented and persistent under-utilization of influenza vaccine for high-risk children...
  18. ncbi request reprint Parental knowledge, attitudes, and practices associated with not receiving hepatitis A vaccine in a demonstration project in Butte County, California
    Barbara Bardenheier
    Immunization Services Division, National Immunization Program, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, Georgia, USA
    Pediatrics 112:e269. 2003
    ..To determine hepatitis A vaccination coverage and factors associated with not receiving hepatitis A vaccine among children...
  19. 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...
  20. ncbi request reprint Adoption of reminder and recall messages for immunizations by pediatricians and public health clinics
    Cheryl D Tierney
    Harvard Combined Pediatric Health Services Research Fellowship Program, Boston, Massachusetts, USA
    Pediatrics 112:1076-82. 2003
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  21. pmc Vaccine coverage levels after implementation of a middle school vaccination requirement, Florida, 1997-2000
    Kieran J Fogarty
    Epidemic Intelligence Service, Epidemiology Program Office, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention CDC, 1600 Clifton Rd, MS E 52, Atlanta, GA 30333, USA
    Public Health Rep 119:163-9. 2004
    ..This study examined coverage levels among students entering seventh grade in Florida following implementation of a school entry vaccination requirement in 1997...
  22. ncbi request reprint Are parental vaccine safety concerns associated with receipt of measles-mumps-rubella, diphtheria and tetanus toxoids with acellular pertussis, or hepatitis B vaccines by children?
    Barbara Bardenheier
    Division of Immunization Services, National Immunization Program, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, GA 30333, USA
    Arch Pediatr Adolesc Med 158:569-75. 2004
    ..To identify parental perceptions regarding vaccine safety and assess their relationship with the immunization status of children.Design, Setting, and..
  23. ncbi request reprint Underimmunization among children: effects of vaccine safety concerns on immunization status
    Deborah A Gust
    Epidemiology and Surveillance Division, National Immunization Program, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, Georgia 30333, USA
    Pediatrics 114:e16-22. 2004
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