B A Connor
- Cyclosporiasis: clinical and histopathologic correlatesB A Connor
New York Hospital Cornell Medical Center, New York, USA
Clin Infect Dis 28:1216-22. 1999..cayetanensis infection may persist beyond parasite eradication. It is intriguing to speculate that the myelin-like material is a marker for persistent inflammation, but further study and confirmation are needed...
- Hepatitis A vaccine in the last-minute travelerBradley A Connor
Weill Medical College of Cornell University, and The New York Center for Travel and Tropical Medicine, New York, New York 10021, USA
Am J Med 118:58S-62S. 2005..For these reasons, hepatitis A vaccine may be administered at any time before departure because it will still provide travelers with protection...
- Sequelae of traveler's diarrhea: focus on postinfectious irritable bowel syndromeBradley A Connor
Division of Gastroenterology and Hepatology, Weill Medical College of Cornell University, New York Presbyterian Hospital, The New York Center for Travel and Tropical Medicine, New York, NY, USA
Clin Infect Dis 41:S577-86. 2005..A fuller understanding of these pathophysiological mechanisms will lead to a more directed therapeutic approach and, perhaps, a reevaluation of prophylaxis for traveler's diarrhea as a means of primary prevention of PI-IBS...
- Use of an accelerated immunization schedule for combined hepatitis A and B protection in the corporate travelerBradley A Connor
Division of Gastroenterology and Hepatology, New York Presbyterian Hospital Cornell Medical Center, New York, NY, USA
J Occup Environ Med 50:945-50. 2008....
- Randomized, double-blind study in healthy adults to assess the boosting effect of Vaqta or Havrix after a single dose of HavrixB A Connor
Weill Medical College of Cornell University, New York, NY, USA
Clin Infect Dis 32:396-401. 2001..6% vs. 59.7%; P<.001). The results of this study indicate that a regimen of Havrix followed by Vaqta is generally well tolerated and highly immunogenic...
- Reiter syndrome following protracted symptoms of Cyclospora infectionB A Connor
New York Presbyterian Hospital and Weill Medical College of Cornell University, New York, New York, USA
Emerg Infect Dis 7:453-4. 2001..We describe the first case of Reiter syndrome following protracted symptoms of Cyclospora infection...
- Rapid and sustained immune response against hepatitis A and B achieved with combined vaccine using an accelerated administration scheduleBradley A Connor
Division of Gastroenterology and Hepatology, The Weill Medical College of Cornell University, New York, NY, USA
J Travel Med 14:9-15. 2007..Combined hepatitis A and B vaccine administered on an accelerated schedule provides a rapid immune response against both hepatitis A and B viruses, which might be especially relevant for individuals who need protection quickly...
- Rapid protection and vaccination against hepatitis A for travellersBradley A Connor
The New York Center for Travel and Tropical Medicine, New York, NY 10021, USA
BioDrugs 17:19-21. 2003
- Persistent diarrhea in the returning traveler: think beyond persistent infectionBrian R Landzberg
Division of Gastroenterology and Hepatology, Department of Medicine, Weill Medical College of Cornell University, New York, NY, USA
Scand J Gastroenterol 40:112-4. 2005....
- Hepatitis B risks and immunization coverage among American travelersBradley A Connor
Division of Gastroentesiogy and Hepatology, Weill Medical College of Cornell University, New York, NY, USA
J Travel Med 13:273-80. 2006..A substantial share are candidates for hepatitis B vaccination based on their domestic activities, and/or face hepatitis B risks during travel...
- Typhoid and paratyphoid fever in travellersBradley A Connor
Weill Medical College of Cornell University, and The New York Center for Travel and Tropical Medicine, New York, NY, USA
Lancet Infect Dis 5:623-8. 2005..Preventive measures are educating travellers about hygiene precautions and vaccination. With an increase in multidrug-resistant strains, a more effective vaccine for S typhi and S paratyphi is urgently needed...
- Hepatitis A and B booster recommendations: implications for travelersJane N Zuckerman
Academic Centre for Travel Medicine and Vaccines and Royal Free Travel Health Centre, World Health Organization Collaborating Centre for Travel Medicine, Royal Free and University College Medical School, London, United Kingdom
Clin Infect Dis 41:1020-6. 2005..However, for the majority of immunocompetent travelers, the full primary vaccination course will provide protection from both hepatitis A and B infection in the long term, without the need for boosters...
- Vaccines in travel health: from risk assessment to prioritiesRobert Steffen
Division of Communicable Diseases and Travel Clinic, Institute of Social and Preventive Medicine of the University, World Health Organization Collaborating Center for Travelers' Health, Zurich, Switzerland
J Travel Med 12:26-35. 2005
- Health risks in travelers to China: the GeoSentinel experience and implications for the 2008 Beijing OlympicsXiaohong M Davis
Division of Global Migration and Quarantine, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, Georgia 30333, USA
Am J Trop Med Hyg 79:4-8. 2008..Tropical and parasitic diseases were rare. Pre-travel consultation for China travelers should be individualized according to these findings...
- Gastrointestinal infection among international travelers globallyZoe Greenwood
Victorian Infectious Diseases Service, Royal Melbourne Hospital, Victoria, Australia
J Travel Med 15:221-8. 2008..The objective of this study was to analyze infections associated with oral ingestion of pathogens in international travelers in relation to place of exposure...
- Travel health knowledge, attitudes and practices among United States travelersDavidson H Hamer
Tufts University School of Medicine, Division of Geographic Medicine and Infectious Diseases, Tufts - New England Medical Center, Boston, MA 02111, USA
J Travel Med 11:23-6. 2004..Future efforts need to focus on improving the level of awareness of travelers regarding their risk of disease acquisition overseas and the importance of pre-travel education, immunizations, and malaria chemoprophylaxis...