Richard Heffernan

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Country: USA

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Declining incidence of invasive Streptococcus pneumoniae infections among persons with AIDS in an era of highly active antiretroviral therapy, 1995-2000
    Richard T Heffernan
    Yale University School of Medicine, Department of Epidemiology and Public Health, New Haven, Connecticut, USA
    J Infect Dis 191:2038-45. 2005
  2. ncbi request reprint New York City syndromic surveillance systems
    Richard Heffernan
    Data Analysis Unit, Bureau of Communicable Disease, New York City Department of Health and Mental Hygiene, 125 Worth St, Room 318, Box 22A, New York, NY 10013, USA
    MMWR Morb Mortal Wkly Rep 53:23-7. 2004
  3. pmc Diarrheal illness detected through syndromic surveillance after a massive power outage: New York City, August 2003
    Melissa A Marx
    New York City Department of Health and Mental Hygiene, 125 Worth St, Room 219, Box 22A, New York, NY 10013, USA
    Am J Public Health 96:547-53. 2006
  4. pmc Evaluation of school absenteeism data for early outbreak detection, New York City
    Melanie Besculides
    Communicable Disease, New York City Department of Health and Mental Hygiene, New York, NY, USA
    BMC Public Health 5:105. 2005
  5. pmc Enhanced drop-in syndromic surveillance in New York City following September 11, 2001
    Debjani Das
    Syndromic Surveillance, New York City Department of Health, New York, New York 10013
    J Urban Health 80:i76-88. 2003
  6. ncbi request reprint Failure to control an outbreak of multidrug-resistant Streptococcus pneumoniae in a long-term-care facility: emergence and ongoing transmission of a fluoroquinolone-resistant strain
    Rosalind J Carter
    Bureau of Communicable Disease, New York City Department of Health and Mental Hygiene, New York, New York 10013, USA
    Infect Control Hosp Epidemiol 26:248-55. 2005
  7. ncbi request reprint Syndromic surveillance in public health practice, New York City
    Richard Heffernan
    Bureau of Communicable Disease, New York City Department of Health and Mental Hygiene, New York, New York 10013, USA
    Emerg Infect Dis 10:858-64. 2004
  8. ncbi request reprint Changes in invasive Pneumococcal disease among HIV-infected adults living in the era of childhood pneumococcal immunization
    Brendan Flannery
    National Center for Infectious Diseases, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, Georgia 30333, USA
    Ann Intern Med 144:1-9. 2006
  9. ncbi request reprint Low seroprevalence of IgG antibodies to Ebola virus in an epidemic zone: Ogooué-Ivindo region, Northeastern Gabon, 1997
    Richard T Heffernan
    Department of Epidemiology and Public Health, Division of Epidemiology of Microbial Diseases, Yale University School of Medicine, New Haven, Connecticut, USA
    J Infect Dis 191:964-8. 2005
  10. pmc Monitoring the impact of influenza by age: emergency department fever and respiratory complaint surveillance in New York City
    Donald R Olson
    New York City Department of Health and Mental Hygiene, New York, New York, United States of America
    PLoS Med 4:e247. 2007

Detail Information

Publications10

  1. ncbi request reprint Declining incidence of invasive Streptococcus pneumoniae infections among persons with AIDS in an era of highly active antiretroviral therapy, 1995-2000
    Richard T Heffernan
    Yale University School of Medicine, Department of Epidemiology and Public Health, New Haven, Connecticut, USA
    J Infect Dis 191:2038-45. 2005
    ..Our goal was to describe trends in invasive pneumococcal disease incidence among persons with acquired immunodeficiency syndrome (AIDS) since the introduction of highly active antiretroviral therapy (HAART)...
  2. ncbi request reprint New York City syndromic surveillance systems
    Richard Heffernan
    Data Analysis Unit, Bureau of Communicable Disease, New York City Department of Health and Mental Hygiene, 125 Worth St, Room 318, Box 22A, New York, NY 10013, USA
    MMWR Morb Mortal Wkly Rep 53:23-7. 2004
    ....
  3. pmc Diarrheal illness detected through syndromic surveillance after a massive power outage: New York City, August 2003
    Melissa A Marx
    New York City Department of Health and Mental Hygiene, 125 Worth St, Room 219, Box 22A, New York, NY 10013, USA
    Am J Public Health 96:547-53. 2006
    ..We investigated increases in diarrheal illness detected through syndromic surveillance after a power outage in New York City on August 14, 2003...
  4. pmc Evaluation of school absenteeism data for early outbreak detection, New York City
    Melanie Besculides
    Communicable Disease, New York City Department of Health and Mental Hygiene, New York, NY, USA
    BMC Public Health 5:105. 2005
    ..This paper describes an evaluation of the utility of school absenteeism data for early outbreak detection in New York City (NYC)...
  5. pmc Enhanced drop-in syndromic surveillance in New York City following September 11, 2001
    Debjani Das
    Syndromic Surveillance, New York City Department of Health, New York, New York 10013
    J Urban Health 80:i76-88. 2003
    ..The resources required to operate such a system, however, cannot be sustained for the long term. This system was changed to an electronic-based ED syndromic system using triage log data that remains in operation...
  6. ncbi request reprint Failure to control an outbreak of multidrug-resistant Streptococcus pneumoniae in a long-term-care facility: emergence and ongoing transmission of a fluoroquinolone-resistant strain
    Rosalind J Carter
    Bureau of Communicable Disease, New York City Department of Health and Mental Hygiene, New York, New York 10013, USA
    Infect Control Hosp Epidemiol 26:248-55. 2005
    ....
  7. ncbi request reprint Syndromic surveillance in public health practice, New York City
    Richard Heffernan
    Bureau of Communicable Disease, New York City Department of Health and Mental Hygiene, New York, New York 10013, USA
    Emerg Infect Dis 10:858-64. 2004
    ..Eighty-three percent of the signals for diarrhea and 88% of the signals for vomiting occurred during periods of suspected norovirus and rotavirus transmission...
  8. ncbi request reprint Changes in invasive Pneumococcal disease among HIV-infected adults living in the era of childhood pneumococcal immunization
    Brendan Flannery
    National Center for Infectious Diseases, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, Georgia 30333, USA
    Ann Intern Med 144:1-9. 2006
    ..Adults infected with HIV have high rates of invasive pneumococcal disease. Introduction of pneumococcal conjugate vaccine for children could affect disease among HIV-infected adults...
  9. ncbi request reprint Low seroprevalence of IgG antibodies to Ebola virus in an epidemic zone: Ogooué-Ivindo region, Northeastern Gabon, 1997
    Richard T Heffernan
    Department of Epidemiology and Public Health, Division of Epidemiology of Microbial Diseases, Yale University School of Medicine, New Haven, Connecticut, USA
    J Infect Dis 191:964-8. 2005
    ..5%-1.9%). No serum samples were found positive for IgM antibodies to EBO-Z virus. The low seroprevalence suggests that, outside of recognized outbreaks, human exposure to EBO in this epidemic zone is rare...
  10. pmc Monitoring the impact of influenza by age: emergency department fever and respiratory complaint surveillance in New York City
    Donald R Olson
    New York City Department of Health and Mental Hygiene, New York, New York, United States of America
    PLoS Med 4:e247. 2007
    ..The purpose of this study was to evaluate the use of emergency department (ED) chief complaint data for measuring influenza-attributable morbidity by age and by predominant circulating virus...