Samer S El-Kamary

Summary

Affiliation: Johns Hopkins University
Country: USA

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Prevalence of hepatitis C virus infection in urban children
    Samer S El-Kamary
    Department of Pediatrics, Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, Baltimore, Maryland, USA
    J Pediatr 143:54-9. 2003
  2. pmc Hepatitis C virus-specific cell-mediated immune responses in children born to mothers infected with hepatitis C virus
    Samer S El-Kamary
    Department of Epidemiology and Public Health, University of Maryland School of Medicine, Baltimore, MD 21201, USA
    J Pediatr 162:148-54. 2013
  3. pmc Liver fibrosis staging through a stepwise analysis of non-invasive markers (FibroSteps) in patients with chronic hepatitis C infection
    Samer S El-Kamary
    Department of Epidemiology and Public Health, University of Maryland School of Medicine, Baltimore, MD, USA
    Liver Int 33:982-90. 2013
  4. pmc Prevalence of non-tuberculous mycobacterial infections among tuberculosis suspects in Nigeria
    Gambo Aliyu
    Institute of Human Virology, University of Maryland School of Medicine, Baltimore, Maryland, USA
    PLoS ONE 8:e63170. 2013
  5. doi request reprint Estimating incidence rates with misclassified disease status: a likelihood-based approach, with application to hepatitis C virus
    Fatma M Shebl
    Department of Epidemiology and Public Health, University of Maryland School of Medicine, Baltimore, Maryland, USA
    Int J Infect Dis 16:e527-31. 2012
  6. doi request reprint Hepatitis C vaccine: supply and demand
    G Thomas Strickland
    International Health Division, Department of Epidemiology and Preventive Medicine, University of Maryland School of Medicine, Baltimore, MD 21201, USA
    Lancet Infect Dis 8:379-86. 2008
  7. pmc Prospective cohort study of mother-to-infant infection and clearance of hepatitis C in rural Egyptian villages
    Fatma M Shebl
    Department of Epidemiology and Preventive Medicine or Institute of Human Virology, University of Maryland School of Medicine, Baltimore, Maryland 21201, USA
    J Med Virol 81:1024-31. 2009
  8. pmc Strong hepatitis C virus (HCV)-specific cell-mediated immune responses in the absence of viremia or antibodies among uninfected siblings of HCV chronically infected children
    Mohamed Hashem
    Department of Epidemiology and Public Health, University of Maryland School of Medicine, Baltimore, Maryland 21201, USA
    J Infect Dis 203:854-61. 2011
  9. doi request reprint All-cause, liver-related, and non-liver-related mortality among HCV-infected individuals in the general US population
    Samer S El-Kamary
    Department of Epidemiology and Public Health, University of Maryland School of Medicine, Baltimore, Maryland 21201, USA
    Clin Infect Dis 53:150-7. 2011

Detail Information

Publications9

  1. ncbi request reprint Prevalence of hepatitis C virus infection in urban children
    Samer S El-Kamary
    Department of Pediatrics, Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, Baltimore, Maryland, USA
    J Pediatr 143:54-9. 2003
    ....
  2. pmc Hepatitis C virus-specific cell-mediated immune responses in children born to mothers infected with hepatitis C virus
    Samer S El-Kamary
    Department of Epidemiology and Public Health, University of Maryland School of Medicine, Baltimore, MD 21201, USA
    J Pediatr 162:148-54. 2013
    ..To investigate the association between hepatitis C virus (HCV)-specific cell-mediated immunity (CMI) responses and viral clearance in children born to mothers infected with HCV...
  3. pmc Liver fibrosis staging through a stepwise analysis of non-invasive markers (FibroSteps) in patients with chronic hepatitis C infection
    Samer S El-Kamary
    Department of Epidemiology and Public Health, University of Maryland School of Medicine, Baltimore, MD, USA
    Liver Int 33:982-90. 2013
    ..Non-invasive fibrosis markers can distinguish between liver fibrosis stages in lieu of liver biopsy or imaging elastography...
  4. pmc Prevalence of non-tuberculous mycobacterial infections among tuberculosis suspects in Nigeria
    Gambo Aliyu
    Institute of Human Virology, University of Maryland School of Medicine, Baltimore, Maryland, USA
    PLoS ONE 8:e63170. 2013
    ..This study investigated the mycobacterial agents associated with presumptive clinical pulmonary tuberculosis (TB) in Nigeria and evaluated the pattern and frequency of mycobacterial infections over twelve calendar months period...
  5. doi request reprint Estimating incidence rates with misclassified disease status: a likelihood-based approach, with application to hepatitis C virus
    Fatma M Shebl
    Department of Epidemiology and Public Health, University of Maryland School of Medicine, Baltimore, Maryland, USA
    Int J Infect Dis 16:e527-31. 2012
    ..In epidemiologic research, incidence is often estimated from data arising from an imperfect diagnostic test performed at unequally spaced intervals over time...
  6. doi request reprint Hepatitis C vaccine: supply and demand
    G Thomas Strickland
    International Health Division, Department of Epidemiology and Preventive Medicine, University of Maryland School of Medicine, Baltimore, MD 21201, USA
    Lancet Infect Dis 8:379-86. 2008
    ..Although there is a huge need for therapeutic vaccines, further immunological hurdles must be cleared before one becomes available...
  7. pmc Prospective cohort study of mother-to-infant infection and clearance of hepatitis C in rural Egyptian villages
    Fatma M Shebl
    Department of Epidemiology and Preventive Medicine or Institute of Human Virology, University of Maryland School of Medicine, Baltimore, Maryland 21201, USA
    J Med Virol 81:1024-31. 2009
    ..6%) and 8 (2.4%) infants born of HCV-RNA positive mothers had detectable HCV-RNA at one and 2-3 years of age. Investigating how infants clear infection may provide important information about protective immunity to HCV...
  8. pmc Strong hepatitis C virus (HCV)-specific cell-mediated immune responses in the absence of viremia or antibodies among uninfected siblings of HCV chronically infected children
    Mohamed Hashem
    Department of Epidemiology and Public Health, University of Maryland School of Medicine, Baltimore, Maryland 21201, USA
    J Infect Dis 203:854-61. 2011
    ..We investigated HCV-specific CMI responses in seronegative children living with HCV-infected siblings...
  9. doi request reprint All-cause, liver-related, and non-liver-related mortality among HCV-infected individuals in the general US population
    Samer S El-Kamary
    Department of Epidemiology and Public Health, University of Maryland School of Medicine, Baltimore, Maryland 21201, USA
    Clin Infect Dis 53:150-7. 2011
    ..Our objective was to determine HCV-associated all-cause, liver-, and non-liver-related mortality in the general US population...