Marc S Traeger
Affiliation: Indian Health Service
- First case of bioterrorism-related inhalational anthrax in the United States, Palm Beach County, Florida, 2001Marc S Traeger
Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, GA, USA
Emerg Infect Dis 8:1029-34. 2002..Environmental and nasal swab cultures were useful epidemiologic tools that helped direct the investigation towards the infection source and transmission vehicle. We identified 1,114 persons at risk and offered antimicrobial prophylaxis...
- Bridging disparity: a multidisciplinary approach for influenza vaccination in an American Indian communityMarc Traeger
Whiteriver Service Unit, Indian Health Service, PO Box 860, Whiteriver, AZ 85941, USA
Am J Public Health 96:921-5. 2006....
- Achievement of healthy people 2010 objective for adult pneumococcal vaccination in an American Indian communityMarc S Traeger
Whiteriver Service Unit, Indian Health Service, Whiteriver, AZ 85941, USA
Public Health Rep 125:448-56. 2010..Vaccination reduces S. pneumoniae illness. We describe the methods used to achieve the Healthy People 2010 coverage rate goals for adult pneumococcal vaccine among those at high risk for severe disease in this population...
- Rocky Mountain spotted fever from an unexpected tick vector in ArizonaLinda J Demma
National Center for Infectious Diseases, Division of Viral and Rickettsial Diseases, The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, GA 30333, USA
N Engl J Med 353:587-94. 2005..This disease is rarely reported in Arizona, and the principal vectors, Dermacentor species ticks, are uncommon in the state. From 2002 through 2004, a focus of Rocky Mountain spotted fever was investigated in rural eastern Arizona...