J E Stout

Summary

Affiliation: Duke University Medical Center
Country: USA

Publications

  1. pmc Predictors of latent tuberculosis treatment initiation and completion at a U.S. public health clinic: a prospective cohort study
    Neela D Goswami
    Duke University Medical Center, Durham, NC, USA
    BMC Public Health 12:468. 2012
  2. pmc Extrapulmonary tuberculosis, human immunodeficiency virus, and foreign birth in North Carolina, 1993 - 2006
    Aaron M Kipp
    Department of Epidemiology, University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill, North Carolina, USA
    BMC Public Health 8:107. 2008
  3. pmc Feasibility and willingness-to-pay for integrated community-based tuberculosis testing
    Neela D Goswami
    Department of Medicine, Duke University Medical Center, Durham, NC 27710, USA
    BMC Infect Dis 11:305. 2011
  4. pmc Effect of improving the quality of radiographic interpretation on the ability to predict pulmonary tuberculosis relapse
    Jason E Stout
    Division of Infectious Diseases and International Health, Department of Medicine, 3306 Duke University Medical Center, Durham, NC 27710, USA
    Acad Radiol 17:157-62. 2010
  5. pmc Association between 16S-23S internal transcribed spacer sequence groups of Mycobacterium avium complex and pulmonary disease
    Jason E Stout
    Division of Infectious Diseases and International Health, Department of Medicine, Duke University Medical Center, Durham, North Carolina 27710, USA
    J Clin Microbiol 46:2790-3. 2008
  6. ncbi request reprint Evaluation and management of patients with pulmonary nontuberculous mycobacterial infections
    Jason E Stout
    Duke University Medical Center, Division of Infectious Diseases and International Health, Box 3306, Department of Medicine, Durham, NC 27710, USA
    Expert Rev Anti Infect Ther 4:981-93. 2006
  7. ncbi request reprint Tuberculosis knowledge and attitudes among physicians who treat young children in North Carolina, USA
    J E Stout
    Division of Infectious Diseases, Department of Medicine, Box 3306, Duke University Medical Center, Durham, NC 27710, USA
    Int J Tuberc Lung Dis 10:783-8. 2006
  8. ncbi request reprint Racial and ethnic disparities in pediatric tuberculosis in North Carolina
    Jason E Stout
    Division of Infectious Diseases and International Health, Department of Medicine, Duke University Medical Center, Durham, NC 27710, USA
    Arch Pediatr Adolesc Med 160:631-7. 2006
  9. doi request reprint Pedicure-associated rapidly growing mycobacterial infection: an endemic disease
    Jason E Stout
    Department of Medicine, Division of Infectious Diseases and International Health, Duke University Medical Center, Durham, North Carolina, USA
    Clin Infect Dis 53:787-92. 2011
  10. ncbi request reprint Safety of rifampin and pyrazinamide for the treatment of latent tuberculosis infection
    Jason E Stout
    Department of Medicine, Duke University Medical Center, Durham, NC 27710, USA
    Expert Opin Drug Saf 3:187-98. 2004

Research Grants

Collaborators

Detail Information

Publications37

  1. pmc Predictors of latent tuberculosis treatment initiation and completion at a U.S. public health clinic: a prospective cohort study
    Neela D Goswami
    Duke University Medical Center, Durham, NC, USA
    BMC Public Health 12:468. 2012
    ..We aimed to evaluate the demographic, medical, behavioral, attitude-based, and geographic factors associated with LTBI treatment initiation and completion of persons presenting with LTBI to a public health tuberculosis clinic...
  2. pmc Extrapulmonary tuberculosis, human immunodeficiency virus, and foreign birth in North Carolina, 1993 - 2006
    Aaron M Kipp
    Department of Epidemiology, University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill, North Carolina, USA
    BMC Public Health 8:107. 2008
    ..HIV infection and foreign birth are increasingly associated with tuberculosis and understanding their effect on the clinical presentation of tuberculosis is important...
  3. pmc Feasibility and willingness-to-pay for integrated community-based tuberculosis testing
    Neela D Goswami
    Department of Medicine, Duke University Medical Center, Durham, NC 27710, USA
    BMC Infect Dis 11:305. 2011
    ..Community-based screening for TB, combined with HIV and syphilis testing, faces a number of barriers. One significant barrier is the value that target communities place on such screening...
  4. pmc Effect of improving the quality of radiographic interpretation on the ability to predict pulmonary tuberculosis relapse
    Jason E Stout
    Division of Infectious Diseases and International Health, Department of Medicine, 3306 Duke University Medical Center, Durham, NC 27710, USA
    Acad Radiol 17:157-62. 2010
    ....
  5. pmc Association between 16S-23S internal transcribed spacer sequence groups of Mycobacterium avium complex and pulmonary disease
    Jason E Stout
    Division of Infectious Diseases and International Health, Department of Medicine, Duke University Medical Center, Durham, North Carolina 27710, USA
    J Clin Microbiol 46:2790-3. 2008
    ..M. avium isolates were significantly more likely to be associated with MAC pulmonary disease (odds ratio = 5.14, 95% confidence interval = 1.25 to 22.73) than M. intracellulare...
  6. ncbi request reprint Evaluation and management of patients with pulmonary nontuberculous mycobacterial infections
    Jason E Stout
    Duke University Medical Center, Division of Infectious Diseases and International Health, Box 3306, Department of Medicine, Durham, NC 27710, USA
    Expert Rev Anti Infect Ther 4:981-93. 2006
    ..Multicenter, randomized trials of macrolide-based therapies are sorely needed to determine the safest and most effective treatments for NTM pulmonary disease...
  7. ncbi request reprint Tuberculosis knowledge and attitudes among physicians who treat young children in North Carolina, USA
    J E Stout
    Division of Infectious Diseases, Department of Medicine, Box 3306, Duke University Medical Center, Durham, NC 27710, USA
    Int J Tuberc Lung Dis 10:783-8. 2006
    ..North Carolina, USA...
  8. ncbi request reprint Racial and ethnic disparities in pediatric tuberculosis in North Carolina
    Jason E Stout
    Division of Infectious Diseases and International Health, Department of Medicine, Duke University Medical Center, Durham, NC 27710, USA
    Arch Pediatr Adolesc Med 160:631-7. 2006
    ..To investigate an increase in active pediatric tuberculosis (TB) cases in North Carolina from 9 cases in 2001 to 32 cases in 2002, and to pilot test a screening tool for detection of latent TB infection in children...
  9. doi request reprint Pedicure-associated rapidly growing mycobacterial infection: an endemic disease
    Jason E Stout
    Department of Medicine, Division of Infectious Diseases and International Health, Duke University Medical Center, Durham, North Carolina, USA
    Clin Infect Dis 53:787-92. 2011
    ..Pedicure-associated nontuberculous mycobacterial furunculosis has been reported in the setting of either outbreaks or sporadic case reports. The epidemiology of these infections is not well understood...
  10. ncbi request reprint Safety of rifampin and pyrazinamide for the treatment of latent tuberculosis infection
    Jason E Stout
    Department of Medicine, Duke University Medical Center, Durham, NC 27710, USA
    Expert Opin Drug Saf 3:187-98. 2004
    ..Updated guidelines now recommend only restricted use of the 2RZ regimen for latent TB, with careful supervision...
  11. ncbi request reprint Safety of 2 months of rifampin and pyrazinamide for treatment of latent tuberculosis
    Jason E Stout
    Division of Infectious Diseases, Duke University Medical Center, Durham, NC 27710, USA
    Am J Respir Crit Care Med 167:824-7. 2003
    ..The rifampin/pyrazinamide regimen for latent tuberculosis infection may be useful for high-risk, traditionally nonadherent patient groups, but careful monitoring for toxicity is required...
  12. ncbi request reprint Reactivation of retinal toxoplasmosis despite evidence of immune response to highly active antiretroviral therapy
    Jason E Stout
    Division of Infectious Diseases and International Health, Department of Medicine, Duke University Medical Center, Durham, NC 27710, USA
    Clin Infect Dis 35:e37-9. 2002
    ..Clinical decisions about whether to discontinue secondary prophylaxis for opportunistic infections continue to be challenging...
  13. ncbi request reprint Mycobacterium bovis peritonitis mimicking ovarian cancer in a young woman
    J E Stout
    Division of Infectious Diseases and International Health, Department of Medicine, Duke University Medical Center, Durham, NC 27710, USA
    Clin Infect Dis 33:E14-6. 2001
    ..Clinicians should include this disease in the differential diagnosis of ovarian cancer and should consider laparoscopic diagnosis in the appropriate epidemiologic setting...
  14. doi request reprint Therapeutic drug monitoring of antimycobacterial drugs in patients with both tuberculosis and advanced human immunodeficiency virus infection
    David P Holland
    Division of Infectious Diseases, Department of Medicine, Duke University Medical Center, Durham, NC 27710, USA
    Pharmacotherapy 29:503-10. 2009
    ..To determine the feasibility of therapeutic drug monitoring for adjusting low serum antimycobacterial concentrations in patients with both tuberculosis and advanced human immunodeficiency virus (HIV)...
  15. pmc The value of end-of-treatment chest radiograph in predicting pulmonary tuberculosis relapse
    C D Hamilton
    Division of Infectious Diseases and International Health, Duke University Medical Center, Durham, North Carolina 27710, USA
    Int J Tuberc Lung Dis 12:1059-64. 2008
    ..The role of end-of-treatment (EOT) CXR in predicting relapse is unclear...
  16. ncbi request reprint Hospital management of tuberculosis in a region with a low incidence of tuberculosis and a high prevalence of nontuberculous mycobacteria
    B D Alexander
    Department of Medicine, Duke University Medical Center, Durham, North Carolina 27710, USA
    Infect Control Hosp Epidemiol 22:715-7. 2001
    ..Clinicians' assessments were sensitive for TB but had poor predictive value. The acid-fast smear was a weak predictor of TB, owing to a high rate of isolation of NTM...
  17. pmc Costs and cost-effectiveness of four treatment regimens for latent tuberculosis infection
    David P Holland
    Department of Medicine, Duke University Medical Center, Durham, North Carolina 27710, USA
    Am J Respir Crit Care Med 179:1055-60. 2009
    ..Shorter course regimens and regimens using directly observed therapy result in improved adherence but have higher upfront costs...
  18. pmc Aspergillus niger: an unusual cause of invasive pulmonary aspergillosis
    A K Person
    Division of Infectious Diseases, Department of Medicine, Duke University Medical Center, Durham, NC, USA
    J Med Microbiol 59:834-8. 2010
    ..niger infection and can be helpful in making a diagnosis even in the absence of conidia. Therapeutic drug monitoring may be useful in optimizing the treatment of IA given the wide variations in the oral bioavailability of voriconazole...
  19. pmc Pairing QuantiFERON gold in-tube with opt-out HIV testing in a tuberculosis contact investigation in the Southeastern United States
    Anna K Person
    Division of Infectious Diseases, Department of Medicine, Duke University Medical Center, Durham, North Carolina 27710, USA
    AIDS Patient Care STDS 24:539-43. 2010
    ..HIV testing was also widely accepted. Pairing QFT with opt-out HIV testing should be strongly considered when possible...
  20. pmc HIV-specific health care utilization and mortality among tuberculosis/HIV coinfected persons
    L Beth Gadkowski
    Division of Infectious Diseases and International Health, Duke University Medical Center, Durham, NC 27710, USA
    AIDS Patient Care STDS 23:845-51. 2009
    ..Interventions to enhance utilization of HIV-related health care and integration of TB and HIV services should be studied to improve outcomes...
  21. ncbi request reprint Persistent eosinophilia and Strongyloides infection in Montagnard refugees after presumptive albendazole therapy
    Neela D Goswami
    Department of Medicine, Duke University Medical Center, Durham, North Carolina 27710, USA
    Am J Trop Med Hyg 81:302-4. 2009
    ....
  22. ncbi request reprint Risk factors for ineffective therapy in patients with bloodstream infection
    Jay R McDonald
    Division of Infectious Diseases, Duke University Medical Center, Durham, NC 27710, USA
    Arch Intern Med 165:308-13. 2005
    ..The objective of this study was to analyze the impact of health care-associated status on effectiveness of initial therapy in hospitalized patients with bloodstream infections...
  23. ncbi request reprint Current issues in global tuberculosis control
    Richard Frothingham
    Department of Medicine, Duke University Medical Center, Durham, NC, USA
    Int J Infect Dis 9:297-311. 2005
    ..the role of the treatment of latent TB infection in global TB control? (2) What are successful strategies to control immigrant TB in low incidence countries? (3) What are successful strategies to control TB in persons with HIV infection?..
  24. pmc Alcohol use and clinical manifestations of tuberculosis
    Christina T Fiske
    Department of Medicine, Duke University Medical Center, Durham, NC 27710, USA
    J Infect 57:385-91. 2008
    ..Excess alcohol use represents a significant challenge in tuberculosis control. Whether alcohol use enhances transmission of Mycobacterium tuberculosis is not known...
  25. ncbi request reprint Epidemiology of human immunodeficiency virus testing among patients with tuberculosis in North Carolina
    Jason E Stout
    Department of Internal Medicine, Division of Infectious Diseases and International Health, Duke University Medical Center, Durham, NC 27710, USA
    South Med J 95:231-8. 2002
    ..Human immunodeficiency virus (HIV) testing is recommended for all patients with tuberculosis (TB)...
  26. ncbi request reprint Alcohol use and clinical manifestations of tuberculosis
    Christina T Fiske
    Department of Medicine, Duke University Medical Center, Durham, NC 27710, USA
    J Infect 58:395-401. 2009
    ..Excess alcohol use represents a significant challenge in tuberculosis control. Whether alcohol use enhances transmission of Mycobacterium tuberculosis is not known...
  27. doi request reprint Did the 'Great Recession' produce a depression in tuberculosis incidence?
    D P Holland
    Department of Medicine, Division of Infectious Diseases, Duke University Medical Center, Durham, North Carolina 27713, USA
    Int J Tuberc Lung Dis 15:700-2. 2011
    ..We hypothesize that factors related to increased unemployment, such as diagnostic delay, may have played a role in the sudden drop in TB case rates...
  28. pmc Mortality before or during treatment among tuberculosis patients in North Carolina, 1993-2003
    L T Nguyen
    Department of Medicine, Duke University Medical Center, Durham, North Carolina 27710, USA
    Int J Tuberc Lung Dis 15:257-62, i. 2011
    ..North Carolina, United States...
  29. doi request reprint Public health costs for tuberculosis suspects in Wake County, North Carolina, United States
    P H Park
    Department of Medicine, Duke University Medical Center, Durham, North Carolina 27705, USA
    Int J Tuberc Lung Dis 17:759-63. 2013
    ..A portion of these resources are utilized for the evaluation and treatment of persons initially suspected of, but who do not actually have, TB (TB suspects)...
  30. ncbi request reprint Unexpected similarity of pulsed-field gel electrophoresis patterns of unrelated clinical isolates of Legionella pneumophila, serogroup 1
    S D Drenning
    Department of Medicine, University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine, and Veterans Administration Pittsburgh Healthcare System, University Drive C, PA 15240, USA
    J Infect Dis 183:628-32. 2001
    ..13; P>.05). In light of these results, researchers who do epidemiological investigations should use caution when interpreting the significance of matching PFGE patterns of L. pneumophila, serogroup 1...
  31. ncbi request reprint Risk factors for infective endocarditis in patients with enterococcal bacteremia: a case-control study
    D J Anderson
    Department of Medicine, Duke University Medical Center, Durham, North Carolina, USA
    Infection 32:72-7. 2004
    ..Based on previous studies, enterococcal infective endocarditis (IE) is considered a unimicrobial, community-acquired disease of older Caucasian men...
  32. ncbi request reprint Health care--associated bloodstream infections in adults: a reason to change the accepted definition of community-acquired infections
    N Deborah Friedman
    Division of Infectious Diseases, Duke University Medical Center and Durham Regional Hospital, Box 3605, Durham, NC 27710, USA
    Ann Intern Med 137:791-7. 2002
    ..Bloodstream infections occurring in persons residing in the community, regardless of whether those persons have been receiving health care in an outpatient facility, have traditionally been categorized as community-acquired infections...
  33. pmc Cavitary pulmonary disease
    L Beth Gadkowski
    Division of Infectious Diseases and International Health, Duke University Medical Center, Durham, NC 27710, USA
    Clin Microbiol Rev 21:305-33, table of contents. 2008
    ..The goal is to provide the clinician and clinical microbiologist with an overview of the diseases most commonly associated with lung cavities, with attention to the epidemiology and clinical characteristics of the host...
  34. ncbi request reprint Pharmacokinetics of rifampicin
    L Beth Gadkowski
    Clin Infect Dis 44:618-9; author reply 619. 2007
  35. ncbi request reprint Tuberculosis knowledge, attitudes, and beliefs among North Carolinians at increased risk of infection
    Elizabeth L West
    Wake Forest University School of Medicine, NC, USA
    N C Med J 69:14-20. 2008
    ..The purpose of this study was to capture and describe knowledge, attitudes, and beliefs about tuberculosis (TB) among persons at high risk for TB infection...
  36. ncbi request reprint Predicting tuberculosis: does the IGRA tell the tale?
    Jason E Stout
    Am J Respir Crit Care Med 177:1055-7. 2008
  37. ncbi request reprint Tuberculosis transmission from a patient with skin lesions and a negative sputum smear
    Jason E Stout
    N Engl J Med 350:2527-8. 2004

Research Grants1

  1. Role of non-tuberculous mycobacteria in lung disease
    Jason Stout; Fiscal Year: 2006
    ..Our findings will also assist clinicians in predicting which patients with NTM isolated from the respiratory tract will have NTM pulmonary disease. ..