K J Cummings

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Affiliation: Cornell University
Country: USA

Publications

  1. doi request reprint The incidence of salmonellosis among dairy herds in the northeastern United States
    K J Cummings
    Department of Population Medicine and Diagnostic Sciences, College of Veterinary Medicine, Cornell University, Ithaca, NY 14853, USA
    J Dairy Sci 92:3766-74. 2009
  2. pmc The duration of fecal Salmonella shedding following clinical disease among dairy cattle in the northeastern USA
    K J Cummings
    Department of Population Medicine and Diagnostic Sciences, Cornell University, Ithaca, NY 14853, United States
    Prev Vet Med 92:134-9. 2009
  3. doi request reprint Temporal clusters of bovine Salmonella cases at a veterinary medical teaching hospital, 1996-2007
    Kevin J Cummings
    Department of Population Medicine and Diagnostic Sciences, College of Veterinary Medicine, Cornell University, Ithaca, NY 14853, USA
    Vector Borne Zoonotic Dis 10:471-9. 2010
  4. pmc Salmonella enterica serotype Cerro among dairy cattle in New York: an emerging pathogen?
    Kevin J Cummings
    Department of Population Medicine and Diagnostic Sciences, College of Veterinary Medicine, Cornell University, Ithaca, New York 14853, USA
    Foodborne Pathog Dis 7:659-65. 2010
  5. pmc The effect of clinical outbreaks of salmonellosis on the prevalence of fecal Salmonella shedding among dairy cattle in New York
    Kevin J Cummings
    Department of Population Medicine and Diagnostic Sciences, College of Veterinary Medicine, Cornell University, Ithaca, New York 14853, USA
    Foodborne Pathog Dis 7:815-23. 2010
  6. pmc Subtype analysis of Salmonella isolated from subclinically infected dairy cattle and dairy farm environments reveals the presence of both human- and bovine-associated subtypes
    L D Rodriguez-Rivera
    Department of Food Science, Cornell University, Ithaca, NY 14853, United States
    Vet Microbiol 170:307-16. 2014
  7. pmc Salmonella Cerro isolated over the past twenty years from various sources in the US represent a single predominant pulsed-field gel electrophoresis type
    K Hoelzer
    Department of Food Science, Cornell University, Ithaca, NY 14850, USA
    Vet Microbiol 150:389-93. 2011
  8. pmc The prevalence of multidrug resistance is higher among bovine than human Salmonella enterica serotype Newport, Typhimurium, and 4,5,12:i:- isolates in the United States but differs by serotype and geographic region
    K Hoelzer
    Department of Food Science, Cornell University, 410 Stocking Hall, Ithaca, NY 14850, USA
    Appl Environ Microbiol 76:5947-59. 2010

Detail Information

Publications8

  1. doi request reprint The incidence of salmonellosis among dairy herds in the northeastern United States
    K J Cummings
    Department of Population Medicine and Diagnostic Sciences, College of Veterinary Medicine, Cornell University, Ithaca, NY 14853, USA
    J Dairy Sci 92:3766-74. 2009
    ..Our results shed light on the impact of salmonellosis on the dairy industry in the northeastern United States, and they help clarify the role of dairy cattle as a source of Salmonella serotypes that are also important human pathogens...
  2. pmc The duration of fecal Salmonella shedding following clinical disease among dairy cattle in the northeastern USA
    K J Cummings
    Department of Population Medicine and Diagnostic Sciences, Cornell University, Ithaca, NY 14853, United States
    Prev Vet Med 92:134-9. 2009
    ..01). Age group was also associated with mortality in this study; calves with salmonellosis were more likely to die than cows as estimated by a logistic regression model which controlled for herd as a random effect (p-value=0.04)...
  3. doi request reprint Temporal clusters of bovine Salmonella cases at a veterinary medical teaching hospital, 1996-2007
    Kevin J Cummings
    Department of Population Medicine and Diagnostic Sciences, College of Veterinary Medicine, Cornell University, Ithaca, NY 14853, USA
    Vector Borne Zoonotic Dis 10:471-9. 2010
    ..The combination of statistical methods, routine bacteriologic data, and PFGE analysis is an effective means of conducting surveillance and outbreak investigations in a hospital setting...
  4. pmc Salmonella enterica serotype Cerro among dairy cattle in New York: an emerging pathogen?
    Kevin J Cummings
    Department of Population Medicine and Diagnostic Sciences, College of Veterinary Medicine, Cornell University, Ithaca, New York 14853, USA
    Foodborne Pathog Dis 7:659-65. 2010
    ..Other Salmonella serotypes important to bovine health have emerged to become leading causes of human foodborne disease, and close monitoring of Cerro is warranted...
  5. pmc The effect of clinical outbreaks of salmonellosis on the prevalence of fecal Salmonella shedding among dairy cattle in New York
    Kevin J Cummings
    Department of Population Medicine and Diagnostic Sciences, College of Veterinary Medicine, Cornell University, Ithaca, New York 14853, USA
    Foodborne Pathog Dis 7:815-23. 2010
    ..This is in contrast with other foodborne zoonotic pathogens, such as Campylobacter jejuni and Escherichia coli O157:H7, which occur widely in adult cattle without accompanying clinical disease...
  6. pmc Subtype analysis of Salmonella isolated from subclinically infected dairy cattle and dairy farm environments reveals the presence of both human- and bovine-associated subtypes
    L D Rodriguez-Rivera
    Department of Food Science, Cornell University, Ithaca, NY 14853, United States
    Vet Microbiol 170:307-16. 2014
    ..Fourteen PFGE types, representing 12 serovars, exactly matched PFGE types from human isolates, suggesting that subclinically infected dairy cattle could be sources of human disease-associated Salmonella. ..
  7. pmc Salmonella Cerro isolated over the past twenty years from various sources in the US represent a single predominant pulsed-field gel electrophoresis type
    K Hoelzer
    Department of Food Science, Cornell University, Ithaca, NY 14850, USA
    Vet Microbiol 150:389-93. 2011
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  8. pmc The prevalence of multidrug resistance is higher among bovine than human Salmonella enterica serotype Newport, Typhimurium, and 4,5,12:i:- isolates in the United States but differs by serotype and geographic region
    K Hoelzer
    Department of Food Science, Cornell University, 410 Stocking Hall, Ithaca, NY 14850, USA
    Appl Environ Microbiol 76:5947-59. 2010
    ..In addition, the study provides evidence for the value of including antimicrobial resistance data in epidemiological investigations and highlights the benefits and potential problems of combining subtyping methods...