Grace M Lee

Summary

Affiliation: Harvard Medical School and Harvard Pilgrim Health Care
Country: USA

Publications

  1. pmc Uptake of meningococcal conjugate vaccine among adolescents in large managed care organizations, United States, 2005: demand, supply and seasonality
    Suchita A Lorick
    Immunization Services Division, National Center for Immunization and Respiratory Diseases, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, Georgia 30333, USA
    BMC Infect Dis 9:175. 2009
  2. doi request reprint H1N1 and seasonal influenza vaccine safety in the vaccine safety datalink project
    Grace M Lee
    Center for Child Health Care Studies, Department of Population Medicine, Children s Hospital Boston, Boston, Massachusetts, USA
    Am J Prev Med 41:121-8. 2011
  3. pmc Preferences for health outcomes associated with Group A Streptococcal disease and vaccination
    Grace M Lee
    Department of Population Medicine, Harvard Medical School and Harvard Pilgrim Health Care Institute, 133 Brookline Avenue, Boston, MA 02215, USA
    Health Qual Life Outcomes 8:28. 2010
  4. doi request reprint Adolescent immunizations: missed opportunities for prevention
    Grace M Lee
    Department of Ambulatory Care and Prevention, Harvard Medical School and Harvard Pilgrim Health Care, Boston, MA 02215, USA
    Pediatrics 122:711-7. 2008
  5. pmc Epidemiology and risk factors for Staphylococcus aureus colonization in children in the post-PCV7 era
    Grace M Lee
    Department of Population Medicine, Harvard Pilgrim Health Care Institute and Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA, USA
    BMC Infect Dis 9:110. 2009
  6. ncbi request reprint Gaps in vaccine financing for underinsured children in the United States
    Grace M Lee
    Department of Ambulatory Care and Prevention, Harvard Medical School and Harvard Pilgrim Health Care, Boston, MA 02215, USA
    JAMA 298:638-43. 2007
  7. ncbi request reprint Quality of life for children and adolescents: impact of HIV infection and antiretroviral treatment
    Grace M Lee
    Center for Child Health Care Studies, Department of Ambulatory Care and Prevention, Pilgrim Health Care, Harvard Medical School, Boston, Massachusetts, USA
    Pediatrics 117:273-83. 2006
  8. ncbi request reprint Cost effectiveness of pertussis vaccination in adults
    Grace M Lee
    Department of Ambulatory Care and Prevention, Harvard Medical School and Harvard Pilgrim Health Care, Boston, Massachusetts 02215, USA
    Am J Prev Med 32:186-193. 2007
  9. ncbi request reprint Societal costs and morbidity of pertussis in adolescents and adults
    Grace M Lee
    Center for Child Health Care Studies, Department of Ambulatory Care and Prevention, Harvard Pilgrim Health Care and Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA 02215, USA
    Clin Infect Dis 39:1572-80. 2004
  10. ncbi request reprint Pertussis in adolescents and adults: should we vaccinate?
    Grace M Lee
    Center for Child Health Care Studies, Department of Ambulatory Care and Prevention, Harvard Pilgrim Health Care and Harvard Medical School, Boston, Massachusetts 02215, USA
    Pediatrics 115:1675-84. 2005

Detail Information

Publications54

  1. pmc Uptake of meningococcal conjugate vaccine among adolescents in large managed care organizations, United States, 2005: demand, supply and seasonality
    Suchita A Lorick
    Immunization Services Division, National Center for Immunization and Respiratory Diseases, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, Georgia 30333, USA
    BMC Infect Dis 9:175. 2009
    ..A post hoc analysis was conducted to compare seasonal uptake patterns of MCV4 with polysaccharide meningococcal (MPSV4) and tetanus diphtheria (Td) vaccines...
  2. doi request reprint H1N1 and seasonal influenza vaccine safety in the vaccine safety datalink project
    Grace M Lee
    Center for Child Health Care Studies, Department of Population Medicine, Children s Hospital Boston, Boston, Massachusetts, USA
    Am J Prev Med 41:121-8. 2011
    ..A robust influenza immunization program in the U.S. requires ongoing monitoring of potential adverse events associated with vaccination...
  3. pmc Preferences for health outcomes associated with Group A Streptococcal disease and vaccination
    Grace M Lee
    Department of Population Medicine, Harvard Medical School and Harvard Pilgrim Health Care Institute, 133 Brookline Avenue, Boston, MA 02215, USA
    Health Qual Life Outcomes 8:28. 2010
    ..g. averted GAS disease vs. vaccine adverse events)...
  4. doi request reprint Adolescent immunizations: missed opportunities for prevention
    Grace M Lee
    Department of Ambulatory Care and Prevention, Harvard Medical School and Harvard Pilgrim Health Care, Boston, MA 02215, USA
    Pediatrics 122:711-7. 2008
    ....
  5. pmc Epidemiology and risk factors for Staphylococcus aureus colonization in children in the post-PCV7 era
    Grace M Lee
    Department of Population Medicine, Harvard Pilgrim Health Care Institute and Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA, USA
    BMC Infect Dis 9:110. 2009
    ..aureus and MRSA colonization in young children in the context of widespread use of PCV7; and (2) examine risk factors for S. aureus colonization in the post-PCV7 era, including the absence of vaccine-type S. pneumoniae colonization...
  6. ncbi request reprint Gaps in vaccine financing for underinsured children in the United States
    Grace M Lee
    Department of Ambulatory Care and Prevention, Harvard Medical School and Harvard Pilgrim Health Care, Boston, MA 02215, USA
    JAMA 298:638-43. 2007
    ..In 2000, approximately 14% of children were underinsured for vaccines in the United States...
  7. ncbi request reprint Quality of life for children and adolescents: impact of HIV infection and antiretroviral treatment
    Grace M Lee
    Center for Child Health Care Studies, Department of Ambulatory Care and Prevention, Pilgrim Health Care, Harvard Medical School, Boston, Massachusetts, USA
    Pediatrics 117:273-83. 2006
    ..HIV/AIDS mortality rates in the United States are declining; pediatric HIV has become a chronic disease, with quality of life (QoL) outcomes assuming greater importance...
  8. ncbi request reprint Cost effectiveness of pertussis vaccination in adults
    Grace M Lee
    Department of Ambulatory Care and Prevention, Harvard Medical School and Harvard Pilgrim Health Care, Boston, Massachusetts 02215, USA
    Am J Prev Med 32:186-193. 2007
    ..Newly available data on pertussis incidence were used to evaluate the cost effectiveness of one-time adult vaccination and adult vaccination with decennial boosters...
  9. ncbi request reprint Societal costs and morbidity of pertussis in adolescents and adults
    Grace M Lee
    Center for Child Health Care Studies, Department of Ambulatory Care and Prevention, Harvard Pilgrim Health Care and Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA 02215, USA
    Clin Infect Dis 39:1572-80. 2004
    ....
  10. ncbi request reprint Pertussis in adolescents and adults: should we vaccinate?
    Grace M Lee
    Center for Child Health Care Studies, Department of Ambulatory Care and Prevention, Harvard Pilgrim Health Care and Harvard Medical School, Boston, Massachusetts 02215, USA
    Pediatrics 115:1675-84. 2005
    ..Combined acellular pertussis vaccines for adolescents and adults are available in Canada, Australia, and Germany and may soon be considered for use in the United States...
  11. ncbi request reprint Illness transmission in the home: a possible role for alcohol-based hand gels
    Grace M Lee
    Center for Child Health Care Studies, Department of Ambulatory Care and Prevention, Harvard Pilgrim Health Care and Harvard Medical School, Boston, Massachusetts 02215, USA
    Pediatrics 115:852-60. 2005
    ..We also sought to examine potential predictors of reduced illness transmission in the home in a secondary analysis...
  12. pmc Health-state valuations for pertussis: methods for valuing short-term health states
    Grace M Lee
    Center for Child Health Care Studies, Department of Ambulatory Care and Prevention, Harvard Pilgrim Health Care and Harvard Medical School, 133 Brookline Ave, 6th Floor, Boston, MA 02215, USA
    Health Qual Life Outcomes 3:17. 2005
    ..S. Our objectives were: (1) to describe patient valuations of pertussis disease and vaccination; and (2) to compare valuations for short-term and long-term health states associated with pertussis...
  13. pmc Pneumococcal carriage and antibiotic resistance in young children before 13-valent conjugate vaccine
    Peter C Wroe
    Department of Population Medicine, Harvard Medical School and Harvard Pilgrim Health Care Institute, Boston, MA, USA
    Pediatr Infect Dis J 31:249-54. 2012
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  14. doi request reprint Surveillance for adverse events following receipt of pandemic 2009 H1N1 vaccine in the Post-Licensure Rapid Immunization Safety Monitoring (PRISM) System, 2009-2010
    W Katherine Yih
    Department of Population Medicine, Harvard Medical School, Boston, Massachusetts 02215, USA
    Am J Epidemiol 175:1120-8. 2012
    ..The study did not control for infection prior to Guillain-Barré syndrome, which may have been a confounder. The risks of other health outcomes of interest were generally not significantly elevated after 2009 H1N1 vaccination...
  15. ncbi request reprint Adverse events after administration of tetanus-diphtheria-acellular pertussis vaccine to healthcare workers
    Thomas J Sandora
    Division of Infectious Diseases, Department of Laboratory Medicine, Children s Hospital Boston, Boston, Massachusetts 02115, USA
    Infect Control Hosp Epidemiol 30:389-91. 2009
    ..Systemic adverse events were more common among healthcare workers aged less than 30 years. These findings provide guidance for counseling of healthcare workers who receive Tdap vaccine...
  16. doi request reprint Effect of nonpayment for preventable infections in U.S. hospitals
    Grace M Lee
    Center for Child Health Care Studies, Harvard Pilgrim Health Care Institute and Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA, USA
    N Engl J Med 367:1428-37. 2012
    ..The effect of this policy on rates of health care-associated infections is unknown...
  17. pmc Population genomics of post-vaccine changes in pneumococcal epidemiology
    Nicholas J Croucher
    Center for Communicable Disease Dynamics, Department of Epidemiology, Harvard School of Public Health, Boston, Massachusetts, USA
    Nat Genet 45:656-63. 2013
    ..These alterations resulted in little overall effect on accessory genome composition at the population level, contrasting with the decrease in pneumococcal disease rates after the vaccine's introduction...
  18. doi request reprint Risk of confirmed Guillain-Barre syndrome following receipt of monovalent inactivated influenza A (H1N1) and seasonal influenza vaccines in the Vaccine Safety Datalink Project, 2009-2010
    Sharon K Greene
    Department of Population Medicine, Harvard Medical School, Boston, Massachusetts, USA
    Am J Epidemiol 175:1100-9. 2012
    ..1 cases per million doses, 95% confidence interval: -3.1, 5.4). Further evaluation to assess GBS risk following both vaccination and respiratory infection is warranted...
  19. doi request reprint Signal identification and evaluation for risk of febrile seizures in children following trivalent inactivated influenza vaccine in the Vaccine Safety Datalink Project, 2010-2011
    Alison Tse
    Department of Population Medicine, Harvard Medical School and Harvard Pilgrim Health Care Institute, Boston, MA 02215, United States
    Vaccine 30:2024-31. 2012
    ..Because of the importance of preventing influenza and pneumococcal infections and associated complications, our findings should be placed in a benefit-risk framework to ensure that population health benefits are maximized...
  20. doi request reprint Influenza vaccination in adolescents with high-risk conditions
    Mari M Nakamura
    Department of Ambulatory Care and Prevention, Children s Hospital Boston, Boston, Massachusetts 02115, USA
    Pediatrics 122:920-8. 2008
    ..We assessed influenza vaccination rates from 1992 to 2002, individual continuity of vaccination, and missed opportunities for vaccination in adolescents with high-risk conditions...
  21. pmc Health and economic burden of post-partum Staphylococcus aureus breast abscess
    Westyn Branch-Elliman
    Division of Infectious Diseases, Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center, Boston, Massachusetts, United States of America Division of Infection Control Hospital Epidemiology Silverman Institute for Health Care Quality and Safety, Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center, Boston, Massachusetts, United States of America
    PLoS ONE 8:e73155. 2013
    ..To determine the health and economic burdens of post-partum Staphylococcus aureus breast abscess...
  22. doi request reprint Risk of adverse events following oseltamivir treatment in influenza outpatients, Vaccine Safety Datalink Project, 2007-2010
    Sharon K Greene
    Department of Population Medicine, Harvard Medical School and Harvard Pilgrim Health Care Institute, Boston, Massachusetts 02215 3920, USA
    Pharmacoepidemiol Drug Saf 22:335-44. 2013
    ..We assessed oseltamivir safety before and during the pandemic using biologically plausible risk intervals, particularly focusing on psychiatric events...
  23. doi request reprint Guillain-Barré syndrome incidence in a large United States cohort (2000-2009)
    Irene M Shui
    Department of Population Medicine, Harvard Medical School and Harvard Pilgrim Health Care Institute, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    Neuroepidemiology 39:109-15. 2012
    ..We describe the incidence of Guillain-Barré syndrome (GBS) in a large United States cohort...
  24. ncbi request reprint Child care center policies and practices for management of ill children
    Jennifer F Friedman
    Harvard Pediatric Health Services Research Fellowship Program, Children s Hospital Boston, Boston, MA, USA
    Ambul Pediatr 4:455-60. 2004
    ....
  25. ncbi request reprint A randomized, controlled trial of a multifaceted intervention including alcohol-based hand sanitizer and hand-hygiene education to reduce illness transmission in the home
    Thomas J Sandora
    Division of Infectious Diseases, Children s Hospital Boston, Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA, USA
    Pediatrics 116:587-94. 2005
    ..The objective of this study was to determine whether a multifactorial campaign centered on increasing alcohol-based hand sanitizer use and hand-hygiene education reduces illness transmission in the home...
  26. ncbi request reprint Acute care and antibiotic seeking for upper respiratory tract infections for children in day care: parental knowledge and day care center policies
    Jennifer F Friedman
    Harvard Pediatric Health Services Research Fellowship Program, The Children s Hospital, Boston, MA, USA
    Arch Pediatr Adolesc Med 157:369-74. 2003
    ..Studies suggest that physicians prescribe unnecessary antibiotics for upper respiratory tract infections (URIs) for children who attend day care on the basis of perceived pressure from parents and/or day care centers...
  27. doi request reprint Burden and economic cost of group A streptococcal pharyngitis
    Elizabeth Pfoh
    Department of Ambulatory Care and Prevention, Harvard Medical School and Harvard Pilgrim Health Care, 133 Brookline Ave, Boston, MA 02215, USA
    Pediatrics 121:229-34. 2008
    ..Our aim was to describe the morbidity, medical costs, and nonmedical costs associated with group A streptococcal pharyngitis in school-aged children...
  28. doi request reprint Near real-time vaccine safety surveillance with partially accrued data
    Sharon K Greene
    Department of Population Medicine, Harvard Medical School and Harvard Pilgrim Health Care Institute, Boston, MA, USA
    Pharmacoepidemiol Drug Saf 20:583-90. 2011
    ..We describe practical solutions to these challenges, which were adopted by the VSD Project during pandemic and seasonal influenza vaccine safety surveillance in 2009/2010...
  29. ncbi request reprint Absence of associations between influenza vaccines and increased risks of seizures, Guillain-Barré syndrome, encephalitis, or anaphylaxis in the 2012-2013 season
    Alison Tse Kawai
    Department of Population Medicine, Harvard Medical School and Harvard Pilgrim Health Care Institute, Boston, MA, USA
    Pharmacoepidemiol Drug Saf 23:548-53. 2014
    ..We conducted weekly surveillance for pre-specified adverse events following receipt of the 2012-2013 influenza vaccines in the Vaccine Safety Datalink (VSD)...
  30. doi request reprint Impact of Medicare's payment policy on mediastinitis following coronary artery bypass graft surgery in US hospitals
    Michael S Calderwood
    Division of Infectious Diseases, Brigham and Women s Hospital, Boston, Massachusetts
    Infect Control Hosp Epidemiol 35:144-51. 2014
    ..The Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS) implemented a policy in October 2008 to eliminate additional Medicare payment for mediastinitis following coronary artery bypass graft (CABG) surgery...
  31. ncbi request reprint Including catheter-associated urinary tract infections in the 2008 CMS payment policy: a qualitative analysis
    Jennifer A Palmer
    Center for Health Quality Outcomes, and Economic Research, Edith Nourse Rogers Memorial Veterans Hospital Bedford, MA, USA
    Urol Nurs 33:15-23. 2013
    ..With rich qualitative data, it sheds light on the day-to-day impact of this recent health policy on CAUTI prevention...
  32. pmc Trends in antibiotic use in Massachusetts children, 2000-2009
    Sharon K Greene
    Department of Population Medicine, Harvard Medical School and Harvard Pilgrim Health Care Institute, Boston, Massachusetts 02215 3920, USA
    Pediatrics 130:15-22. 2012
    ..Antibiotic use rates have declined dramatically since the 1990s. We aimed to determine if, when, and at what level the decline in antibiotic-dispensing rates ended and which diagnoses contributed to the trends...
  33. pmc Higher prevalence of pharyngeal than nasal Staphylococcus aureus carriage in pediatric intensive care units
    Mari M Nakamura
    Division of Infectious Diseases, Department of Medicine, Children s Hospital Boston, Boston, MA, USA
    J Clin Microbiol 48:2957-9. 2010
    ..We examined the sensitivity of nasal and pharyngeal sampling for S. aureus colonization in 331 children admitted to intensive care units. Pharyngeal screening was more sensitive than nasal screening (92.6% versus 63.1%, P < 0.0001)...
  34. pmc Serotype specific invasive capacity and persistent reduction in invasive pneumococcal disease
    Inci Yildirim
    Department of Pediatrics, Boston University, School of Medicine, Boston, MA, USA
    Vaccine 29:283-8. 2010
    ..g. 33F, 22F) as successful colonizers resulting in increased IPD incidence due to replacement serotypes...
  35. doi request reprint Financial barriers to implementing combination vaccines: perspectives from pediatricians and policy makers
    Courtney A Gidengil
    Center for Child Health Care Studies, Department of Ambulatory Care and Prevention, Harvard Medical School, Boston Massachusetts, USA
    Clin Pediatr (Phila) 48:539-47. 2009
    ..Financial issues for pediatric practices that purchase and provide vaccines for children may be an important barrier to offering combination vaccines...
  36. ncbi request reprint Misconceptions about colds and predictors of health service utilization
    Grace M Lee
    Division of Infectious Diseases, Children s Hospital, Boston, Massachusetts 02115, USA
    Pediatrics 111:231-6. 2003
    ..The objective of this study was to determine predictors of reported ED use and ambulatory care use for colds among families with young children...
  37. ncbi request reprint Tetanus-diphtheria-acellular pertussis vaccination of adults in the USA
    Courtney A Gidengil
    Division of Infectious Diseases, Children s Hospital Boston, Harvard Medical School, 300 Longwood Avenue, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    Expert Rev Vaccines 7:621-34. 2008
    ..Further research is needed to elucidate the role of vaccination in pregnant women and those over 65 years of age, and also to determine whether further booster doses of Tdap are needed...
  38. ncbi request reprint Perceived impact of the Medicare policy to adjust payment for health care-associated infections
    Grace M Lee
    Department of Population Medicine, Harvard Pilgrim Health Care Institute and Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA 02215, USA
    Am J Infect Control 40:314-9. 2012
    ..We sought to understand the impact of the CMS payment policy on infection prevention efforts...
  39. ncbi request reprint Antibiotic treatment of children with sore throat
    Jeffrey A Linder
    Division of General Medicine, Brigham and Women s Hospital and Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA 02120, USA
    JAMA 294:2315-22. 2005
    ..Penicillin, amoxicillin, erythromycin, and first-generation cephalosporins are the recommended antibiotics for treatment of sore throat due to GABHS...
  40. pmc Pertussis vaccination for health care workers
    Thomas J Sandora
    Division of Infectious Diseases, Children s Hospital Boston, Harvard Medical School, 300 Longwood Avenue, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    Clin Microbiol Rev 21:426-34. 2008
    ....
  41. ncbi request reprint Cost-effectiveness of adult pertussis vaccination in Germany
    Grace M Lee
    Department of Ambulatory Care and Prevention, Harvard Medical School and Harvard Pilgrim Health Care, Boston, MO 02215, United States
    Vaccine 26:3673-9. 2008
    ..The incidence of pertussis in adults is high despite good childhood vaccination coverage. An adult formulation of an acellular pertussis vaccine is licensed and available for use in Germany...
  42. doi request reprint Active influenza vaccine safety surveillance: potential within a healthcare claims environment
    Jeffrey S Brown
    Department of Population Medicine, Harvard Medical School and Harvard Pilgrim Health Care, Boston, MA 02215, USA
    Med Care 47:1251-7. 2009
    ..Rapid safety assessment of novel vaccines, especially those targeted against pandemic influenza, is a public health priority...
  43. pmc Near real-time surveillance for influenza vaccine safety: proof-of-concept in the Vaccine Safety Datalink Project
    Sharon K Greene
    Department of Population Medicine, Harvard Medical School and Harvard Pilgrim Healthcare Institute, 133 Brookline Avenue, Boston, MA 02215 3920, USA
    Am J Epidemiol 171:177-88. 2010
    ..Near real-time surveillance for selected adverse events can be implemented prospectively to rapidly assess seasonal and pandemic influenza vaccine safety...
  44. ncbi request reprint The impact of RSV, adenovirus, influenza, and parainfluenza infection in pediatric patients receiving stem cell transplant, solid organ transplant, or cancer chemotherapy
    Mindy S Lo
    Division of Immunology, Department of Medicine, Boston Children s Hospital, Boston, MA, USA
    Pediatr Transplant 17:133-43. 2013
    ..All of the deaths occurred in patients who had received either solid organ or HSCT. There were no infections resulting in death or disability in the cancer chemotherapy group...
  45. doi request reprint Financing and systems barriers to seasonal influenza vaccine delivery in community settings
    Robert B Penfold
    Center for Child Health Care Studies, Department of Population Medicine, Harvard Pilgrim Health Care Institute and Harvard Medical School, United States
    Vaccine 29:9632-9. 2011
    ..Community settings have become increasingly important venues for influenza vaccination. We sought to identify barriers to and solutions for expanding influenza vaccination in community settings...
  46. doi request reprint Epidemiology and risk factors for Clostridium difficile infection in children
    Thomas J Sandora
    Division of Infectious Diseases, Children s Hospital Boston, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    Pediatr Infect Dis J 30:580-4. 2011
    ..Pediatric Clostridium difficile infection (CDI)-related hospitalizations are increasing. We sought to describe the epidemiology of pediatric CDI at a quaternary care hospital...
  47. doi request reprint Outpatient urticaria diagnosis codes have limited predictive value for same-day influenza vaccine adverse event detection
    Kristen M Moore
    Department of Population Medicine, Harvard Medical School and Harvard Pilgrim Health Care, Boston, MA, USA
    J Clin Epidemiol 63:407-11. 2010
    ..To assess the predictive value of claims-based outpatient urticaria diagnosis codes to identify potential vaccine-related adverse events (AEs) when recorded on the same day as influenza vaccination...
  48. doi request reprint Test characteristics of commercial influenza assays for detecting pandemic influenza A (H1N1) in children
    Thomas J Sandora
    Division of Infectious Diseases, Department of Medicine, Children s Hospital Boston, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    Pediatr Infect Dis J 29:261-2. 2010
    ..The sensitivities of BinaxNOW (59.6%) and direct fluorescence antibody (57.3%) were similar. The specificity of each test was >99%...
  49. doi request reprint Post-licensure rapid immunization safety monitoring program (PRISM) data characterization
    Meghan A Baker
    Department of Population Medicine, Harvard Pilgrim Health Care Institute and Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA, United States Division of Infectious Diseases, Department of Medicine, Brigham and Women s Hospital, Boston, MA, United States Electronic address
    Vaccine 31:K98-112. 2013
    ..FDA sought to assess the surveillance capabilities of this large claims-based distributed database for vaccine safety surveillance by characterizing the underlying data...
  50. ncbi request reprint Preventing tetanus, diphtheria, and pertussis among adults: use of tetanus toxoid, reduced diphtheria toxoid and acellular pertussis vaccine recommendations of the Advisory Committee on Immunization Practices (ACIP) and recommendation of ACIP, supported b
    Katrina Kretsinger
    Division of Bacterial Diseases, National Center for Immunization and Respiratory Diseases, CDC, Atlanta, GA 30333, USA
    MMWR Recomm Rep 55:1-37. 2006
    ....
  51. doi request reprint Projected cost-effectiveness of new vaccines for adolescents in the United States
    Ismael R Ortega-Sanchez
    National Center for Immunization and Respiratory Diseases, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, 1600 Clifton Road NE, Mail Stop A 47, Atlanta, GA 30333, USA
    Pediatrics 121:S63-78. 2008
    ..However, important considerations that limit the utility of these assessments, such as the diversity of approaches used, are often overlooked and should be better understood...
  52. ncbi request reprint Prevention of pertussis, tetanus, and diphtheria among pregnant and postpartum women and their infants recommendations of the Advisory Committee on Immunization Practices (ACIP)
    Trudy V Murphy
    Division of Bacterial Diseases, National Center for Immunization and Respiratory Diseases, Atlanta, GA 30333, USA
    MMWR Recomm Rep 57:1-51. 2008
    ....
  53. ncbi request reprint Changing epidemiology of acute rheumatic fever in the United States
    Grace M Lee
    Clin Infect Dis 42:448-50. 2006
  54. ncbi request reprint Varicella vaccination in adults: is it cost-effective?
    Grace M Lee
    Clin Infect Dis 44:1049-50. 2007

Research Grants3

  1. Intended and Unintended Consequences of Nonpayment for Preventable Complications
    Grace Lee; Fiscal Year: 2009
    ..g. for-profit vs. not-for-profit); and (4) To assess whether reduced reimbursement for HAIs as a result of NPPC disproportionately affects hospitals that care for a high proportion of poor or minority patients. ..
  2. Intended and Unintended Consequences of Nonpayment for Preventable Complications
    Grace M Lee; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..g. for-profit vs. not-for-profit);and (4) To assess whether reduced reimbursement for HAIs as a result of NPPC disproportionately affects hospitals that care for a high proportion of poor or minority patients. ..