Meghan F Davis

Summary

Affiliation: Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health
Country: USA

Publications

  1. pmc Molecular and phenotypic characteristics of healthcare- and community-associated methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus at a rural hospital
    Amy E Peterson
    Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health, Baltimore, Maryland, United States of America
    PLoS ONE 7:e38354. 2012
  2. pmc Household risk factors for colonization with multidrug-resistant Staphylococcus aureus isolates
    Meghan F Davis
    Department of Environmental Health Sciences, Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health, Baltimore, Maryland, USA
    PLoS ONE 8:e54733. 2013
  3. doi request reprint Household transmission of meticillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus and other staphylococci
    Meghan F Davis
    Department of Environmental Health Sciences, Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health, Baltimore, MD 21205, USA
    Lancet Infect Dis 12:703-16. 2012
  4. pmc Dry collection and culture methods for recovery of methicillin-susceptible and methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus strains from indoor home environments
    Meghan F Davis
    Department of Environmental Health Sciences, Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health, Baltimore, Maryland, USA
    Appl Environ Microbiol 78:2474-6. 2012
  5. doi request reprint An ecological perspective on U.S. industrial poultry production: the role of anthropogenic ecosystems on the emergence of drug-resistant bacteria from agricultural environments
    Meghan F Davis
    Department of Environmental Health Sciences, Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health, Baltimore, MD 21205, United States
    Curr Opin Microbiol 14:244-50. 2011
  6. pmc Neurologic symptoms associated with raising poultry and swine among participants in the Agricultural Health Study
    Meghan F Davis
    Department of Environmental Health Sciences, Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health, 615 N Wolfe St, Baltimore, MD 21205, USA
    J Occup Environ Med 53:190-5. 2011
  7. pmc Neurologic symptoms associated with cattle farming in the agricultural health study
    Leora Vegosen
    Department of Environmental Health Sciences, Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health, Baltimore, MD, USA
    J Occup Environ Med 54:1253-8. 2012
  8. doi request reprint Correlation between animal nasal carriage and environmental methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus isolates at U.S. horse and cattle farms
    Amy E Peterson
    Department of Epidemiology, Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health, 615 N Wolfe Street, Baltimore, MD 21205, USA
    Vet Microbiol 160:539-43. 2012
  9. pmc Dose imprecision and resistance: free-choice medicated feeds in industrial food animal production in the United States
    David C Love
    Department of Environmental Health Sciences, Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health, Baltimore, Maryland 21211, USA
    Environ Health Perspect 119:279-83. 2011
  10. pmc Antimicrobial-resistant Bacteria: An Unrecognized Work-related Risk in Food Animal Production
    Ricardo Castillo Neyra
    Department of Epidemiology, Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health, Baltimore, MD, USA
    Saf Health Work 3:85-91. 2012

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Publications12

  1. pmc Molecular and phenotypic characteristics of healthcare- and community-associated methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus at a rural hospital
    Amy E Peterson
    Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health, Baltimore, Maryland, United States of America
    PLoS ONE 7:e38354. 2012
    ..While methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus (MRSA) originally was associated with healthcare, distinct strains later emerged in patients with no prior hospital contact. The epidemiology of MRSA continues to evolve...
  2. pmc Household risk factors for colonization with multidrug-resistant Staphylococcus aureus isolates
    Meghan F Davis
    Department of Environmental Health Sciences, Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health, Baltimore, Maryland, USA
    PLoS ONE 8:e54733. 2013
    ..Understanding drivers of antimicrobial resistance in MRSA isolates is important to hospital infection control efforts, relevant to patient outcomes and to indicators of the economic burden of antimicrobial resistance...
  3. doi request reprint Household transmission of meticillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus and other staphylococci
    Meghan F Davis
    Department of Environmental Health Sciences, Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health, Baltimore, MD 21205, USA
    Lancet Infect Dis 12:703-16. 2012
    ..Household-based interventions should be developed to control recurrent S aureus infections in the community, and coordination between medical and veterinary providers could be beneficial...
  4. pmc Dry collection and culture methods for recovery of methicillin-susceptible and methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus strains from indoor home environments
    Meghan F Davis
    Department of Environmental Health Sciences, Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health, Baltimore, Maryland, USA
    Appl Environ Microbiol 78:2474-6. 2012
    ..Using laboratory experiments and application to homes of asthmatic children in Barbados, we characterize microbiological methods adapted for settings with transportation delays between sampling and initiation of culture...
  5. doi request reprint An ecological perspective on U.S. industrial poultry production: the role of anthropogenic ecosystems on the emergence of drug-resistant bacteria from agricultural environments
    Meghan F Davis
    Department of Environmental Health Sciences, Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health, Baltimore, MD 21205, United States
    Curr Opin Microbiol 14:244-50. 2011
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  6. pmc Neurologic symptoms associated with raising poultry and swine among participants in the Agricultural Health Study
    Meghan F Davis
    Department of Environmental Health Sciences, Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health, 615 N Wolfe St, Baltimore, MD 21205, USA
    J Occup Environ Med 53:190-5. 2011
    ..In this cross-sectional analysis of data from the Agricultural Health Study, we tested whether swine and poultry exposure were associated with increased prevalence of GBS-like neurologic symptoms...
  7. pmc Neurologic symptoms associated with cattle farming in the agricultural health study
    Leora Vegosen
    Department of Environmental Health Sciences, Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health, Baltimore, MD, USA
    J Occup Environ Med 54:1253-8. 2012
    ..We used Agricultural Health Study data to assess whether cattle farming was associated with prevalence of neurologic symptoms...
  8. doi request reprint Correlation between animal nasal carriage and environmental methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus isolates at U.S. horse and cattle farms
    Amy E Peterson
    Department of Epidemiology, Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health, 615 N Wolfe Street, Baltimore, MD 21205, USA
    Vet Microbiol 160:539-43. 2012
    ..The methods presented here may aid in surveillance efforts for equine and other animal MRSA. This study successfully applies existing MRSA surveillance methods for indoor, high animal density settings to outdoor and low-density farms...
  9. pmc Dose imprecision and resistance: free-choice medicated feeds in industrial food animal production in the United States
    David C Love
    Department of Environmental Health Sciences, Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health, Baltimore, Maryland 21211, USA
    Environ Health Perspect 119:279-83. 2011
    ..Routine administration of these drugs to livestock selects for microorganisms that are resistant to medications critical to the treatment of clinical infections in humans...
  10. pmc Antimicrobial-resistant Bacteria: An Unrecognized Work-related Risk in Food Animal Production
    Ricardo Castillo Neyra
    Department of Epidemiology, Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health, Baltimore, MD, USA
    Saf Health Work 3:85-91. 2012
    ..These risks are not yet recognized by any work-related health and safety agency in the world...