Mary Elizabeth Wilson

Summary

Affiliation: Harvard University
Country: USA

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Prevention of tick-borne diseases
    Mary Elizabeth Wilson
    Harvard Medical School and Harvard School of Public Health, Boston, USA
    Med Clin North Am 86:219-38. 2002
  2. ncbi request reprint Applying experiences from trials of bacille Calmette-Guérin vaccine
    M E Wilson
    Harvard Medical School and the Harvard School of Public Health, Boston, and Division of Infectious Diseases, Mount Auburn Hospital, Cambridge, MA 02238, USA
    Clin Infect Dis 30:S262-5. 2000
  3. ncbi request reprint Etiology of travel-related fever
    Mary E Wilson
    Harvard Medical School, Boston, Massachusetts, USA
    Curr Opin Infect Dis 20:449-53. 2007
  4. ncbi request reprint Fever in returned travelers: results from the GeoSentinel Surveillance Network
    Mary E Wilson
    Mount Auburn Hospital, Cambridge, MA, USA
    Clin Infect Dis 44:1560-8. 2007
  5. ncbi request reprint Diarrhea in nontravelers: risk and etiology
    Mary E Wilson
    Harvard Medical School, Harvard School of Public Health, Mount Auburn Hospital, Boston, MA, USA
    Clin Infect Dis 41:S541-6. 2005
  6. ncbi request reprint Posttravel hepatitis A: probable acquisition from an asymptomatic adopted child
    M E Wilson
    Division of Infectious Diseases, Mount Auburn Hospital, Cambridge, and Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA, USA
    Clin Infect Dis 33:1083-5. 2001
  7. ncbi request reprint The traveller and emerging infections: sentinel, courier, transmitter
    M E Wilson
    Harvard Medical School and Harvard School of Public Health and Division of Infectious Diseases, Mount Auburn Hospital, Cambridge, MA 02238, USA
    J Appl Microbiol 94:1S-11S. 2003
  8. doi request reprint The role of the traveler in emerging infections and magnitude of travel
    Lin H Chen
    Travel Medicine Center, Mount Auburn Hospital, 330 Mount Auburn Street, Cambridge, MA 02238, USA
    Med Clin North Am 92:1409-32, xi. 2008
  9. pmc Travel and the emergence of infectious diseases
    M E Wilson
    Harvard School of Public Health, Boston, Massachusetts, USA
    Emerg Infect Dis 1:39-46. 1995
  10. ncbi request reprint Strategies to decrease tuberculosis in us homeless populations: a computer simulation model
    T F Brewer
    Channing Laboratory, 181 Longwood Ave, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    JAMA 286:834-42. 2001

Detail Information

Publications16

  1. ncbi request reprint Prevention of tick-borne diseases
    Mary Elizabeth Wilson
    Harvard Medical School and Harvard School of Public Health, Boston, USA
    Med Clin North Am 86:219-38. 2002
    ..From a public health perspective, a plan that employs multiple strategies may be most effective. This article has reviewed what is known about preventive interventions, including the vaccine...
  2. ncbi request reprint Applying experiences from trials of bacille Calmette-Guérin vaccine
    M E Wilson
    Harvard Medical School and the Harvard School of Public Health, Boston, and Division of Infectious Diseases, Mount Auburn Hospital, Cambridge, MA 02238, USA
    Clin Infect Dis 30:S262-5. 2000
    ..Rigorous study design and new tools are needed if studies are to provide clear, useful answers about new vaccines...
  3. ncbi request reprint Etiology of travel-related fever
    Mary E Wilson
    Harvard Medical School, Boston, Massachusetts, USA
    Curr Opin Infect Dis 20:449-53. 2007
    ..Many potentially life-threatening infections cause fever. Several recent large studies help to define causes of fever in returned travelers...
  4. ncbi request reprint Fever in returned travelers: results from the GeoSentinel Surveillance Network
    Mary E Wilson
    Mount Auburn Hospital, Cambridge, MA, USA
    Clin Infect Dis 44:1560-8. 2007
    ..Fever is a marker of potentially serious illness in returned travelers. Information about causes of fever, organized by geographic area and traveler characteristics, can facilitate timely, appropriate treatment and preventive measures...
  5. ncbi request reprint Diarrhea in nontravelers: risk and etiology
    Mary E Wilson
    Harvard Medical School, Harvard School of Public Health, Mount Auburn Hospital, Boston, MA, USA
    Clin Infect Dis 41:S541-6. 2005
    ..Because of the globalization of the food supply, clinicians in developed countries should expect to continue to see sporadic cases and outbreaks of diarrhea caused by unusual pathogens, such as Cyclospora species...
  6. ncbi request reprint Posttravel hepatitis A: probable acquisition from an asymptomatic adopted child
    M E Wilson
    Division of Infectious Diseases, Mount Auburn Hospital, Cambridge, and Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA, USA
    Clin Infect Dis 33:1083-5. 2001
    ..Prospective adoptive parents should be protected against hepatitis A because of potential exposure during travel and the risk of unrecognized active infection in adopted children...
  7. ncbi request reprint The traveller and emerging infections: sentinel, courier, transmitter
    M E Wilson
    Harvard Medical School and Harvard School of Public Health and Division of Infectious Diseases, Mount Auburn Hospital, Cambridge, MA 02238, USA
    J Appl Microbiol 94:1S-11S. 2003
    ..Population size and density favour spread of many infections. The rapid generation time of microbes and their capacity to adapt to changes in the physico-chemical and immunological environment will pose continuing challenges...
  8. doi request reprint The role of the traveler in emerging infections and magnitude of travel
    Lin H Chen
    Travel Medicine Center, Mount Auburn Hospital, 330 Mount Auburn Street, Cambridge, MA 02238, USA
    Med Clin North Am 92:1409-32, xi. 2008
    ..Studying illnesses in travelers is a source of knowledge into diseases of resource-poor regions and the control of these diseases. Travel-associated illnesses also serve to detect emerging infections...
  9. pmc Travel and the emergence of infectious diseases
    M E Wilson
    Harvard School of Public Health, Boston, Massachusetts, USA
    Emerg Infect Dis 1:39-46. 1995
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  10. ncbi request reprint Strategies to decrease tuberculosis in us homeless populations: a computer simulation model
    T F Brewer
    Channing Laboratory, 181 Longwood Ave, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    JAMA 286:834-42. 2001
    ..Studies suggest that the majority of urban homeless TB cases are attributable to ongoing transmission of TB. Optimal TB-control strategies in both chronically and transiently homeless populations are not known...
  11. ncbi request reprint Pediatric tuberculosis: what needs to be done to decrease morbidity and mortality
    S J Heymann
    Harvard School of Public Health, Brigham and Women s Hospital, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    Pediatrics 106:E1. 2000
    ..The inherent assumption has been that by targeting adults, from whom children may become infected, TB morbidity and mortality among children also will be reduced effectively...
  12. ncbi request reprint Using treatment failure under effective directly observed short-course chemotherapy programs to identify patients with multidrug-resistant tuberculosis
    M C Becerra
    Department of Epidemiology, Harvard School of Public Health, Boston, Massachusetts, USA
    Int J Tuberc Lung Dis 4:108-14. 2000
    ..Public ambulatory care centers in three districts of northern metropolitan Lima, Peru...
  13. ncbi request reprint Travel-related vaccines
    M E Wilson
    Department of Medicine, Harvard Medical School, Boston, Massachusetts, USA
    Infect Dis Clin North Am 15:231-51. 2001
    ..Studies on special and travel vaccines in the elderly are needed urgently to define how these vaccines should be used in older populations and whether alternative means for protection are needed...
  14. ncbi request reprint NDM-1 and the Role of Travel in Its Dissemination
    Mary Elizabeth Wilson
    Harvard School of Public Health, Boston, MA, USA
    Curr Infect Dis Rep 14:213-26. 2012
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  15. ncbi request reprint Travel vaccines and elderly persons: review of vaccines available in the United States
    K Leder
    Division of Infectious Diseases, Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center, Boston, MA 02215, USA
    Clin Infect Dis 33:1553-66. 2001
    ..Consideration of potential age-related differences in responses to travel vaccines is becoming increasingly important as elderly persons more frequently venture to exotic destinations...
  16. doi request reprint Emergence and control of infectious diseases in China
    Longde Wang
    Ministry of Health, People s Republic of China, Beijing, China
    Lancet 372:1598-605. 2008
    ..This strategy can serve as a model for worldwide surveillance and response to threats from infectious diseases...