Edward Belongia

Summary

Affiliation: Marshfield Clinic
Country: USA

Publications

  1. pmc Clinician knowledge and beliefs after statewide program to promote appropriate antimicrobial drug use
    Karen M Kiang
    Minnesota Department of Health, Minneapolis, Minnesota, USA
    Emerg Infect Dis 11:904-11. 2005
  2. pmc Adamantane-resistant influenza infection during the 2004-05 season
    Mahbubur Rahman
    Epidemiology Research Center ML2, Marshfield Clinic Research Foundation, 1000 N Oak Avenue, Marshfield, WI 54449, USA
    Emerg Infect Dis 14:173-6. 2008
  3. pmc Elementary school-based influenza vaccination: evaluating impact on respiratory illness absenteeism and laboratory-confirmed influenza
    Sonia A Kjos
    Marshfield Clinic Research Foundation, Marshfield, Wisconsin, USA
    PLoS ONE 8:e72243. 2013
  4. pmc Patterns of pneumococcal vaccination and revaccination in elderly and non-elderly adults: a Vaccine Safety Datalink study
    Lisa A Jackson
    Group Health Center for Health Studies, Group Health Cooperative, Seattle, USA
    BMC Infect Dis 9:37. 2009
  5. doi request reprint Real-time surveillance to assess risk of intussusception and other adverse events after pentavalent, bovine-derived rotavirus vaccine
    Edward A Belongia
    Marshfield Clinic Research Foundation, Epidemiology Research Center ML2, 1000 North Oak Ave, Marshfield, WI 54449, USA
    Pediatr Infect Dis J 29:1-5. 2010
  6. ncbi request reprint Clinical characteristics and 30-day outcomes for influenza A 2009 (H1N1), 2008-2009 (H1N1), and 2007-2008 (H3N2) infections
    Edward A Belongia
    Epidemiology Research Center, Marshfield Clinic Research Foundation, Marshfield, Wisconsin 54449, USA
    JAMA 304:1091-8. 2010
  7. doi request reprint Influenza vaccine for community-acquired pneumonia
    Edward A Belongia
    Marshfield Clinic Research Foundation, Marshfield, WI 54449, USA
    Lancet 372:352-4. 2008
  8. ncbi request reprint Influenza vaccine effectiveness in Wisconsin during the 2007-08 season: comparison of interim and final results
    Edward A Belongia
    Marshfield Clinic Research Foundation, Marshfield, WI 54449, USA
    Vaccine 29:6558-63. 2011
  9. pmc Impact of statewide program to promote appropriate antimicrobial drug use
    Edward A Belongia
    Marshfield Clinic Research Foundation, Marshfield, Wisconsin 54449, USA
    Emerg Infect Dis 11:912-20. 2005
  10. doi request reprint Effectiveness of inactivated influenza vaccines varied substantially with antigenic match from the 2004-2005 season to the 2006-2007 season
    Edward A Belongia
    Epidemiology Research Center, Marshfield Clinic Research Foundation, Marshfield, Wisconsin 54449, USA
    J Infect Dis 199:159-67. 2009

Research Grants

  1. Rapid Analysis of Influenza Vaccine Effectiveness
    Edward Belongia; Fiscal Year: 2007

Detail Information

Publications31

  1. pmc Clinician knowledge and beliefs after statewide program to promote appropriate antimicrobial drug use
    Karen M Kiang
    Minnesota Department of Health, Minneapolis, Minnesota, USA
    Emerg Infect Dis 11:904-11. 2005
    ..For the comparable pediatric case scenarios, only Wisconsin clinicians improved significantly from 1999 to 2002. Although clinicians in both states improved on several survey responses, greater overall improvement occurred in Wisconsin...
  2. pmc Adamantane-resistant influenza infection during the 2004-05 season
    Mahbubur Rahman
    Epidemiology Research Center ML2, Marshfield Clinic Research Foundation, 1000 N Oak Avenue, Marshfield, WI 54449, USA
    Emerg Infect Dis 14:173-6. 2008
    ..Resistant and susceptible viruses caused similar symptoms and illness duration. The prevalence of resistance was highest in children...
  3. pmc Elementary school-based influenza vaccination: evaluating impact on respiratory illness absenteeism and laboratory-confirmed influenza
    Sonia A Kjos
    Marshfield Clinic Research Foundation, Marshfield, Wisconsin, USA
    PLoS ONE 8:e72243. 2013
    ..We conducted an observational pilot study to identify absences due to respiratory illness and laboratory-confirmed influenza in schools with and without school-based vaccination...
  4. pmc Patterns of pneumococcal vaccination and revaccination in elderly and non-elderly adults: a Vaccine Safety Datalink study
    Lisa A Jackson
    Group Health Center for Health Studies, Group Health Cooperative, Seattle, USA
    BMC Infect Dis 9:37. 2009
    ..To assess contemporary patterns of pneumococcal vaccination and revaccination of adults, we conducted a cross-sectional study of adults enrolled in medical care organizations (MCOs) participating in the Vaccine Safety Datalink project...
  5. doi request reprint Real-time surveillance to assess risk of intussusception and other adverse events after pentavalent, bovine-derived rotavirus vaccine
    Edward A Belongia
    Marshfield Clinic Research Foundation, Epidemiology Research Center ML2, 1000 North Oak Ave, Marshfield, WI 54449, USA
    Pediatr Infect Dis J 29:1-5. 2010
    ..We prospectively evaluated the risk of intussusception and other pre-specified adverse events among RotaTeq recipients in the Vaccine Safety Datalink...
  6. ncbi request reprint Clinical characteristics and 30-day outcomes for influenza A 2009 (H1N1), 2008-2009 (H1N1), and 2007-2008 (H3N2) infections
    Edward A Belongia
    Epidemiology Research Center, Marshfield Clinic Research Foundation, Marshfield, Wisconsin 54449, USA
    JAMA 304:1091-8. 2010
    ..The clinical characteristics of pandemic 2009 influenza A(H1N1) infections have not been compared directly with illnesses caused by other influenza A strains...
  7. doi request reprint Influenza vaccine for community-acquired pneumonia
    Edward A Belongia
    Marshfield Clinic Research Foundation, Marshfield, WI 54449, USA
    Lancet 372:352-4. 2008
  8. ncbi request reprint Influenza vaccine effectiveness in Wisconsin during the 2007-08 season: comparison of interim and final results
    Edward A Belongia
    Marshfield Clinic Research Foundation, Marshfield, WI 54449, USA
    Vaccine 29:6558-63. 2011
    ..In this analysis we report results for the entire season and compare them with the interim estimate...
  9. pmc Impact of statewide program to promote appropriate antimicrobial drug use
    Edward A Belongia
    Marshfield Clinic Research Foundation, Marshfield, Wisconsin 54449, USA
    Emerg Infect Dis 11:912-20. 2005
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  10. doi request reprint Effectiveness of inactivated influenza vaccines varied substantially with antigenic match from the 2004-2005 season to the 2006-2007 season
    Edward A Belongia
    Epidemiology Research Center, Marshfield Clinic Research Foundation, Marshfield, Wisconsin 54449, USA
    J Infect Dis 199:159-67. 2009
    ..We estimated the effectiveness of inactivated influenza vaccines for the prevention of laboratory-confirmed, medically attended influenza during 3 seasons with variable antigenic match between vaccine and patient strains...
  11. ncbi request reprint Evaluation of self-reported and registry-based influenza vaccination status in a Wisconsin cohort
    Stephanie A Irving
    Marshfield Clinic Research Foundation, 1000 North Oak Avenue, Marshfield, WI 54449, USA
    Vaccine 27:6546-9. 2009
    ..In our study population, self-reported influenza vaccine status was a sensitive and fairly specific indicator of actual vaccine status. Misclassification was more common among young children...
  12. ncbi request reprint Performance of Directigen flu A+B enzyme immunoassay and direct fluorescent assay for detection of influenza infection during the 2004-2005 season
    Mahbubur Rahman
    Marshfield Clinic Research Foundation, Marshfield, WI 54449, USA
    Diagn Microbiol Infect Dis 58:413-8. 2007
    ..Compared with culture, specificity of both EIA and DFA was 96%. During the 2004-2005 influenza season, both the EIA and DFA had low sensitivity and failed to detect influenza in many patients...
  13. ncbi request reprint Antibiotic use and upper respiratory infections: a survey of knowledge, attitudes, and experience in Wisconsin and Minnesota
    Edward A Belongia
    Marshfield Medical Research Foundation and Marshfield Clinic, Marshfield, Wisconsin 54449, USA
    Prev Med 34:346-52. 2002
    ..Public attitudes and expectations contribute to inappropriate antibiotic prescribing and antibiotic resistance. This study assessed knowledge, attitudes, and experiences regarding antibiotic use for respiratory infection or illness...
  14. ncbi request reprint Lyme disease incidence in Wisconsin: a comparison of state-reported rates and rates from a population-based cohort
    Allison L Naleway
    Epidemiology Research Center, Marshfield Medical Research and Education Foundation, Marshfield, WI 54449, USA
    Am J Epidemiol 155:1120-7. 2002
    ..These findings suggest that the passive surveillance system monitored trends in Lyme disease incidence reasonably well despite underreporting of cases...
  15. pmc Herpes zoster and exposure to the varicella zoster virus in an era of varicella vaccination
    James G Donahue
    Epidemiology Research Center, ML 2, Marshfield Clinic Research Foundation, 1000 N Oak Ave, Marshfield, WI 54449, USA
    Am J Public Health 100:1116-22. 2010
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  16. ncbi request reprint Validation of a screening instrument to identify persons for exclusion from smallpox vaccination
    Edward A Belongia
    Marshfield Clinic Research Foundation, Marshfield, Wisconsin 54449, USA
    Clin Infect Dis 40:620-3. 2005
    ..Further assessment of screening procedures is needed if the administration of smallpox vaccine becomes more widespread in the future...
  17. pmc Septic system density and infectious diarrhea in a defined population of children
    Mark A Borchardt
    Marshfield Medical Research Foundation, Marshfield Clinic, Marshfield, Wisconsin, USA
    Environ Health Perspect 111:742-8. 2003
    ..The association should be investigated in other regions, and standards for septic systems should be evaluated to ensure that the public health is protected...
  18. pmc Demand for prophylaxis after bioterrorism-related anthrax cases, 2001
    Edward A Belongia
    Epidemiology Research Center ML2, Marshfield Clinic Research Foundation, 1000 North Oak Avenue, Marshfield, WI 54449, USA
    Emerg Infect Dis 11:42-8. 2005
    ..3% of all fluoroquinolone prescriptions. Most physicians in Minnesota and Wisconsin managed anthrax-related requests without dispensing antimicrobial agents...
  19. ncbi request reprint Diarrhea incidence and farm-related risk factors for Escherichia coli O157:H7 and Campylobacter jejuni antibodies among rural children
    Edward A Belongia
    Epidemiology Research Center, Marshfield Clinic Research Foundation, Marshfield, Wisconsin 54449, USA
    J Infect Dis 187:1460-8. 2003
    ..jejuni and O157 LPS, but the clinic visit rate for diarrhea was 46% lower among farm-resident children. These results are consistent with reduced occurrence of clinical illness from repeated antigenic stimulation in a farm environment...
  20. ncbi request reprint Eczematous skin disease and recall of past diagnoses: implications for smallpox vaccination
    Allison L Naleway
    Marshfield Clinic Research Foundation, Marshfield, Wisconsin 54449, USA
    Ann Intern Med 139:1-7. 2003
    ..According to current recommendations, a preexposure vaccination program should identify these persons and exclude them from participating...
  21. doi request reprint Varicella vaccination and ischemic stroke in children: is there an association?
    James G Donahue
    Marshfield Clinic Research Foundation, Epidemiology Research Center, ML 2, 1000 N Oak Ave, Marshfield, WI 54449, USA
    Pediatrics 123:e228-34. 2009
    ..OBJECTIVE. The purpose of this work was to determine whether varicella vaccination is associated with an increased risk of ischemic stroke and encephalitis in children within 12 months after vaccination...
  22. pmc Smallpox vaccine: the good, the bad, and the ugly
    Edward A Belongia
    Epidemiology Research Center, Marshfield Clinic Research Foundation, Marshfield, Wisconsin 54449, USA
    Clin Med Res 1:87-92. 2003
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  23. doi request reprint Predictors of antimicrobial-resistant Escherichia coli in the feces of vegetarians and newly hospitalized adults in Minnesota and Wisconsin
    Mark R Sannes
    Infectious Diseases Section, Veterans Affairs Medical Center, Minneapolis, MN 55417, USA
    J Infect Dis 197:430-4. 2008
    ..coli did not prove to be such. Other exposures, including household-, community-, and population-level effects, may be more important...
  24. ncbi request reprint Performance of Binax NOW Flu A and B and direct fluorescent assay in comparison with a composite of viral culture or reverse transcription polymerase chain reaction for detection of influenza infection during the 2006 to 2007 season
    Mahbubur Rahman
    Center for Interdisciplinary Research in Women s Health, The University of Texas Medical Branch, Galveston, TX 77555 0587, USA
    Diagn Microbiol Infect Dis 62:162-6. 2008
    ..During the 2006 to 2007 influenza season, DFA and Binax NOW demonstrated high specificity but failed to identify a substantial proportion of influenza infections...
  25. ncbi request reprint Impact of a child care educational intervention on parent knowledge about appropriate antibiotic use
    Donita R Croft
    Epidemic Intelligence, Wisconsin Division of Public Health, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, GA, USA
    WMJ 106:78-84. 2007
    ..Parent education is an integral component to promoting judicious antibiotic use. Opportunities to educate parents directly are limited. Child care providers are in a position to relay information to parents...
  26. pmc Importance of primer specificity for PCR detection of Anaplasma phagocytophila among Ixodes scapularis ticks from Wisconsin
    Sanjay K Shukla
    J Clin Microbiol 41:4006. 2003
  27. ncbi request reprint Effectiveness of influenza vaccination
    Edward A Belongia
    N Engl J Med 357:2728; author reply 2730-1. 2007
  28. pmc Antimicrobial drug-resistant Escherichia coli from humans and poultry products, Minnesota and Wisconsin, 2002-2004
    James R Johnson
    Minneapolis Veterans Affairs Medical Center, Minneapolis, Minnesota 55417, USA
    Emerg Infect Dis 13:838-46. 2007
    ..Many drug-resistant human fecal E. coli isolates may originate from poultry, whereas drug-resistant poultry source E. coli isolates likely originate from susceptible poultry-source precursors...
  29. ncbi request reprint Pneumonia, mortality, and vaccines: piecing together the puzzle
    Edward A Belongia
    WMJ 105:21-3. 2006
  30. pmc Outcomes of treated human granulocytic ehrlichiosis cases
    Alan H Ramsey
    Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, GA 30333, USA
    Emerg Infect Dis 8:398-401. 2002
    ..HGE may cause a postinfectious syndrome characterized by constitutional symptoms without functional disability or serologic evidence of persistent infection...
  31. pmc Appropriateness of Lyme disease serologic testing
    Alan H Ramsey
    Bureau of Communicable Diseases, Wisconsin Division of Public Health, Madison, WI, USA
    Ann Fam Med 2:341-4. 2004
    ..We conducted a prospective, cross-sectional survey of clinicians to assess the use and appropriateness of Lyme disease serologic tests (LDSTs)...

Research Grants1

  1. Rapid Analysis of Influenza Vaccine Effectiveness
    Edward Belongia; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..Interim and annual estimates of VE with 95% confidence intervals will be provided to CDC, including overall VE and VE for each of the priority age groups. ..