Kurt D Reed

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Affiliation: Marshfield Clinic
Country: USA

Publications

  1. pmc Laboratory testing for Lyme disease: possibilities and practicalities
    Kurt D Reed
    Department of Pathology, Marshfield Clinic, and the Clinical Research Center, Marshfield Medical Research Foundation, Marshfield, Wisconsin 54449, USA
    J Clin Microbiol 40:319-24. 2002
  2. pmc Mosquito surveillance for West Nile virus in southeastern Wisconsin--2002
    Jennifer K Meece
    Center for Tropical Disease Research and Training, University of Notre Dame, Notre Dame, Indiana, USA
    Clin Med Res 1:37-42. 2003
  3. ncbi request reprint The detection of monkeypox in humans in the Western Hemisphere
    Kurt D Reed
    Department of Pathology, Marshfield Clinic, Marshfield, Wisc, USA
    N Engl J Med 350:342-50. 2004
  4. pmc Monkeypox, Marshfield Clinic and the Internet: leveraging information technology for public health
    Kurt D Reed
    Department of Pathology, Marshfield Clinic, Marshfield, Wisconsin 54449, USA
    Clin Med Res 2:1-3. 2004
  5. pmc Sporadic "transitional" community-associated methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus strains from health care facilities in the United States
    Jennifer M Brady
    Molecular Microbiology Laboratory, Marshfield Clinic Research Foundation, Marshfield, WI 54449, USA
    J Clin Microbiol 45:2654-61. 2007
  6. pmc Emergence and spread of community-associated methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus in rural Wisconsin, 1989 to 1999
    Mary E Stemper
    Clinical Research Center, Marshfield Clinic Research Foundation, 1000 North Oak Ave, Marshfield, WI 54449, USA
    J Clin Microbiol 42:5673-80. 2004
  7. pmc Virulence genes and genotypic associations in nasal carriage, community-associated methicillin-susceptible and methicillin-resistant USA400 Staphylococcus aureus isolates
    Sanjay K Shukla
    Molecular Microbiology Laboratory, Marshfield Clinic Research Foundation, Marshfield, WI 54449, USA
    J Clin Microbiol 48:3582-92. 2010
  8. ncbi request reprint MRSA case studies
    Kurt D Reed
    Emerging Infectious Disease Laboratory, Marshfield Clinic Research Foundation, Marshfield, WI, USA
    Methods Mol Biol 391:21-8. 2007
  9. ncbi request reprint A field evaluation of four larval mosquito control methods in urban catch basins
    Patrick J Stockwell
    Clinical Research Center, Marshfield Clinic Research Foundation, Marshfield, WI 54449, USA
    J Am Mosq Control Assoc 22:666-71. 2006
  10. pmc Shift in Staphylococcus aureus clone linked to an infected tattoo
    Mary E Stemper
    Marshfield Laboratories, Marshfield, Wisconsin 54449, USA
    Emerg Infect Dis 12:1444-6. 2006

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Publications47

  1. pmc Laboratory testing for Lyme disease: possibilities and practicalities
    Kurt D Reed
    Department of Pathology, Marshfield Clinic, and the Clinical Research Center, Marshfield Medical Research Foundation, Marshfield, Wisconsin 54449, USA
    J Clin Microbiol 40:319-24. 2002
  2. pmc Mosquito surveillance for West Nile virus in southeastern Wisconsin--2002
    Jennifer K Meece
    Center for Tropical Disease Research and Training, University of Notre Dame, Notre Dame, Indiana, USA
    Clin Med Res 1:37-42. 2003
    ..This information coupled with infection rate data can help guide public health policies related to vector control, and may help reduce the impact on human, veterinary and bird mortality...
  3. ncbi request reprint The detection of monkeypox in humans in the Western Hemisphere
    Kurt D Reed
    Department of Pathology, Marshfield Clinic, Marshfield, Wisc, USA
    N Engl J Med 350:342-50. 2004
    ..Zoonotic transmission of a bacterial or viral pathogen was suspected...
  4. pmc Monkeypox, Marshfield Clinic and the Internet: leveraging information technology for public health
    Kurt D Reed
    Department of Pathology, Marshfield Clinic, Marshfield, Wisconsin 54449, USA
    Clin Med Res 2:1-3. 2004
  5. pmc Sporadic "transitional" community-associated methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus strains from health care facilities in the United States
    Jennifer M Brady
    Molecular Microbiology Laboratory, Marshfield Clinic Research Foundation, Marshfield, WI 54449, USA
    J Clin Microbiol 45:2654-61. 2007
    ..The potential role of PVL-carrying phages and plasmids in the success of CA-MRSA clones has been discussed...
  6. pmc Emergence and spread of community-associated methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus in rural Wisconsin, 1989 to 1999
    Mary E Stemper
    Clinical Research Center, Marshfield Clinic Research Foundation, 1000 North Oak Ave, Marshfield, WI 54449, USA
    J Clin Microbiol 42:5673-80. 2004
    ..Two early CA-MRSA strains (WI-33 and WI-34) in Wisconsin represent progenitors of the MW2 strain, based on their almost indistinguishable genotypic characteristics...
  7. pmc Virulence genes and genotypic associations in nasal carriage, community-associated methicillin-susceptible and methicillin-resistant USA400 Staphylococcus aureus isolates
    Sanjay K Shukla
    Molecular Microbiology Laboratory, Marshfield Clinic Research Foundation, Marshfield, WI 54449, USA
    J Clin Microbiol 48:3582-92. 2010
    ..These results suggest that the presence of additional virulence factors in USA400 CA-MRSA strains compared to the nasal carriage and clinical MSSA strains probably contributed to their enhanced virulence...
  8. ncbi request reprint MRSA case studies
    Kurt D Reed
    Emerging Infectious Disease Laboratory, Marshfield Clinic Research Foundation, Marshfield, WI, USA
    Methods Mol Biol 391:21-8. 2007
    ..Significant genetic diversity exists among MRSA and sensitive strains of S. aureus. It is obvious that various combinations of virulence factors contribute to disease manifestations of infected patients...
  9. ncbi request reprint A field evaluation of four larval mosquito control methods in urban catch basins
    Patrick J Stockwell
    Clinical Research Center, Marshfield Clinic Research Foundation, Marshfield, WI 54449, USA
    J Am Mosq Control Assoc 22:666-71. 2006
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  10. pmc Shift in Staphylococcus aureus clone linked to an infected tattoo
    Mary E Stemper
    Marshfield Laboratories, Marshfield, Wisconsin 54449, USA
    Emerg Infect Dis 12:1444-6. 2006
    ..Case timeline indicated a displacement of USA400 clone by USA300 clone. The USA300 index case was associated with an infected new tattoo...
  11. ncbi request reprint Pulsed-field gel electrophoresis of MRSA
    Kurt D Reed
    Emerging Infectious Disease Laboratory, Marshfield Clinic Research Foundation, Marshfield, WI, USA
    Methods Mol Biol 391:59-69. 2007
    ..Banding patterns are captured by an imaging system and comparisons are made based on the Dice coefficient and the unweighted pair group method using arithmetic averages with BioNumerics software...
  12. doi request reprint Variation in clinical phenotype of human infection among genetic groups of Blastomyces dermatitidis
    Jennifer K Meece
    Marshfield Clinic Research Foundation, Marshfield, Wisconsin 54449, USA
    J Infect Dis 207:814-22. 2013
    ..The objective of this study was to determine whether clinical phenotype and outcomes vary based on the infecting organism's genetic group...
  13. pmc Population genetic structure of clinical and environmental isolates of Blastomyces dermatitidis, based on 27 polymorphic microsatellite markers
    Jennifer K Meece
    Marshfield Clinic Research Foundation, Marshfield, Wisconsin 544491, USA
    Appl Environ Microbiol 77:5123-31. 2011
    ..One interpretation of this study is that the species currently designated B. dermatitidis includes a cryptic subspecies or perhaps a separate species...
  14. pmc West Nile virus infection in commercial waterfowl operation, Wisconsin
    Jennifer K Meece
    Clinical Research Center, Marshfield Clinic Research Foundation, Marshfield, Wisconsin 54449, USA
    Emerg Infect Dis 12:1451-3. 2006
    ..Retrospective analysis of dead and live birds was conducted. WNV was detected by PCR in 84.1% of 88 dead birds; neutralizing antibodies were found in 14 of 30 randomly sampled asymptomatic or recovered birds...
  15. pmc Necrotizing fasciitis due to a methicillin-sensitive Staphylococcus aureus isolate harboring an enterotoxin gene cluster
    William R Morgan
    Department of Internal Medicine, Marshfield Clinic, Marshfield, Wisconsin, USA
    J Clin Microbiol 45:668-71. 2007
    ..The etiological agent was a Staphylococcus aureus isolate harboring the enterotoxin gene cluster seg, sei, sem, sen, and seo but lacked all common toxin genes, including Panton-Valentine leukocidin...
  16. pmc Efficacy of the influenza vaccine in patients with malignant lymphoma
    Joseph J Mazza
    Department of Hematology Oncology, Marshfield Clinic, WI 54449, USA
    Clin Med Res 3:214-20. 2005
    ..Immunosuppressed patients and those receiving chemotherapy are particularly at risk for infectious complications and are therefore given high priority to receiving prophylactic vaccines...
  17. ncbi request reprint Identification of mosquito bloodmeal source by terminal restriction fragment length polymorphism profile analysis of the cytochrome B gene
    Jennifer K Meece
    Clinical Research Center, Marshfield Clinic Research Foundation, 1000 N Oak Avenue, Marshfield, WI 54449, USA
    J Med Entomol 42:657-67. 2005
    ..T-RFLP analysis is a highly reproducible technique and the searchable TRF database is continually being expanded to include additional species from diverse geographic areas...
  18. pmc Surveillance of above- and below-ground mosquito breeding habitats in a rural midwestern community: baseline data for larvicidal control measures against West Nile Virus vectors
    Tamara A Kronenwetter-Koepel
    Clinical Research Center, Marshfield Clinic Research Foundation, 1000 N Oak Avenue, Marshfield, Wisconsin 54449, USA
    Clin Med Res 3:3-12. 2005
    ..However, few small to medium sized cities in rural areas of the midwestern United States have this type of baseline information available...
  19. pmc Genetic diversity in Blastomyces dermatitidis: implications for PCR detection in clinical and environmental samples
    Jennifer K Meece
    Clinical Research Center, Marshfield Clinic Research Foundation, Marshfield Clinic, Marshfield, Wisconsin 54449, USA dclin edu
    Med Mycol 48:285-90. 2010
    ..However, the novel RFLP genotypes and multiple BAD-1 haplotypes may prove useful as markers in population genetic studies...
  20. pmc Polybrominated diphenyl ethers (PBDEs): new pollutants-old diseases
    Muhammad Akmal Siddiqi
    Marshfield Clinic Research Foundation, Marshfield, Wisconsin 54449, USA
    Clin Med Res 1:281-90. 2003
    ..Further studies are imperative in a multitude of health and environmental disciplines to determine the adverse effects and mode of action of this widespread emerging pollutant on human health...
  21. ncbi request reprint Is a black-pigmented Corynebacterium species an opportunistic pathogen during pregnancy? Literature review and report of 3 new cases
    Sanjay K Shukla
    Clinical Research Center, Marshfield Clinic Research Foundation, Marshfield, Wisconsin 54449, USA
    Clin Infect Dis 37:834-7. 2003
    ..Similarities in these cases suggest that this newly recognized Corynebacterium species might be an opportunistic pathogen in pregnancy...
  22. pmc Corynebacterium nigricans sp. nov.: proposed name for a black-pigmented Corynebacterium species recovered from the human female urogenital tract
    Sanjay K Shukla
    Clinical Research Center, Marshfield Clinic Research Foundation, Marshfield, Wisconsin 54449, USA
    J Clin Microbiol 41:4353-8. 2003
    ..The type strain of Corynebacterium nigricans is CN-1. It is deposited in the American Type Culture Collection (assigned strain number ATCC 700975) and in the Institute Pasteur collection (assigned strain number CIP 107346)...
  23. pmc Isolation of a fastidious Bergeyella species associated with cellulitis after a cat bite and a phylogenetic comparison with Bergeyella zoohelcum strains
    Sanjay K Shukla
    Clinical Research Center, Marshfield Clinic Research Foundation, Marshfield, Neillsville, Wisconsin 54449, USA
    J Clin Microbiol 42:290-3. 2004
    ..Despite sharing a close genetic relationship with other B. zoohelcum strains, this isolate was extremely fastidious in nature, raising the possibility that similar strains from cat or dog bite wound infections have been underreported...
  24. ncbi request reprint An update on the epidemiology, pathogenesis and management of infective endocarditis with emphasis on Staphylococcus aureus
    Tahir Tak
    Department of Cardiology, Marshfield Clinic, 1000 N Oak Ave, Marshfield, WI 54449, USA
    WMJ 101:24-33. 2002
    ..In this review we will focus on the epidemiology, microbiology, and pathogenesis of S aureus IE, and also summarize the current guidelines for diagnosis, treatment, and prophylaxis of this clinical condition...
  25. pmc Leptotrichia amnionii sp. nov., a novel bacterium isolated from the amniotic fluid of a woman after intrauterine fetal demise
    Sanjay K Shukla
    Clinical Research Center, Marshfield Medical Research and Education Foundation, Wisconsin 54449, USA
    J Clin Microbiol 40:3346-9. 2002
    ..The 1,493-bp 16S ribosomal DNA sequence had only 96% homology with L. sanguinegens. Several phylogenetic analyses indicated that L. amnionii is a distinct species and most closely related to L. sanguiegens...
  26. pmc Novel polymorphisms in mec genes and a new mec complex type in methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus isolates obtained in rural Wisconsin
    Sanjay K Shukla
    Molecular Microbiology Laboratory, Marshfield Clinic Research Foundation, Marshfield, Wisconsin 54449, USA
    Antimicrob Agents Chemother 48:3080-5. 2004
    ..There was also a wide range of oxacillin MICs for strains with wild-type mecA, mecI, and mecR1 sequences, suggesting that the genetic backgrounds of clinical strains are significant in determining susceptibility to methicillin...
  27. ncbi request reprint Second case of infective endocarditis caused by Gemella sanguinis
    Sanjay K Shukla
    Clinical Research Center, Marshfield Medical Research and Education Foundation, 1000 N Oak Ave, Marshfield, WI 54449, USA
    WMJ 101:37-9. 2002
    ..A subsequent transesophageal echocardiogram demonstrated vegetations on both mitral leaflets and severe mitral regurgitation by color flow imaging. A gram-positive coccus was isolated from the blood culture of this patient...
  28. pmc Rapid molecular diagnosis of lactobacillus bacteremia by terminal restriction fragment length polymorphism analysis of the 16S rRNA gene
    Jeffrey E Christensen
    Clinical Research Center, Marshfield Clinic Research Foundation, Marshfield, Wisconsin 54449, USA
    Clin Med Res 2:37-45. 2004
    ..We sought to apply this technique to the identification of Lactobacillus spp. from three cases of bacteremia...
  29. pmc Contribution of polymorphisms in ankA, gltA, and groESL in defining genetic variants of Anaplasma phagocytophilum
    Sanjay K Shukla
    Molecular Microbiology Laboratory, Marshfield Clinic Research Foundation, 1000 North Oak Avenue, Marshfield, WI 54449, USA
    J Clin Microbiol 45:2312-5. 2007
    ..The multigene polymorphism approach holds promise for development of a genotyping scheme for this important pathogen...
  30. pmc Birds, migration and emerging zoonoses: west nile virus, lyme disease, influenza A and enteropathogens
    Kurt D Reed
    Clinical Research Center, Marshfield Medical Research Foundation, Marshfield, Wisconsin 54449, USA
    Clin Med Res 1:5-12. 2003
    ..A better understanding of avian migration patterns and infectious diseases of birds would be useful in helping to predict future outbreaks of infections due to emerging zoonotic pathogens...
  31. ncbi request reprint A LightCycler TaqMan assay for detection of Borrelia burgdorferi sensu lato in clinical samples
    Lynn Ivacic
    Molecular Diagnostics Genotyping Laboratory, Marshfield Clinic, Marshfield, Wisconsin, WI 54449, USA
    Diagn Microbiol Infect Dis 57:137-43. 2007
    ..The developed assay is robust, is highly sensitive and specific for B. burgdorferi sensu lato, and is suitable for clinical detection of the bacterium in biologic samples...
  32. pmc Rapid identification of bacteria from positive blood cultures by terminal restriction fragment length polymorphism profile analysis of the 16S rRNA gene
    Jeffrey E Christensen
    Clinical Research Center, Marshfield Clinic Research Foundation, Marshfield, Wisconsin 54449, USA
    J Clin Microbiol 41:3790-800. 2003
    ..The ability to rapidly (i.e., within approximately 8 h) identify bacteria from blood cultures has potential for reducing unnecessary use of broad-spectrum antibiotics and promoting more timely prescription of appropriate antibiotics...
  33. pmc Molecular characteristics of nosocomial and Native American community-associated methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus clones from rural Wisconsin
    Sanjay K Shukla
    Molecular Microbiology Laboratory, Clinical Research Center, Marshfield Clinic Research Foundation, 1000 North Oak Ave, Marshfield, WI 54449, USA
    J Clin Microbiol 42:3752-7. 2004
    ..The 19 mCGs were represented by diverse SCCmec types and three putative new variants referred to as SCCmec Ib, IIa, and IIb...
  34. pmc Testing for latent tuberculosis
    Asad Ayub
    Department of Internal Medicine, Marshfield Clinic, Marshfield, Wisconsin 54449, USA
    Clin Med Res 2:191-4. 2004
  35. pmc Diagnosis -- disseminated toxoplasmosis
    Christopher J Cold
    Microbiology Section Marshfield Clinic Laboratories, Marshfield Clinic, Marshfield, WI 54449, USA
    Clin Med Res 3:186. 2005
  36. pmc Practical considerations to influenza vaccination
    Kenneth A Musana
    Department of Internal Medicine, Marshfield Clinic, Marshfield, Wisconsin 54449, USA
    Clin Med Res 2:256-9. 2004
  37. ncbi request reprint Bilateral prosthetic knee infection by Campylobacter fetus
    John David
    Department of General Internal Medicine, Marshfield Clinic, Wisconsin 54449, USA
    J Arthroplasty 20:401-5. 2005
    ..It is important to be aware of the possibility of C fetus joint infections in high-risk patients who present with pain after total joint arthroplasty...
  38. 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
  39. ncbi request reprint Molecular epidemiology of methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus in a Veterans Administration Medical Center
    Paul J Drinka
    Infect Control Hosp Epidemiol 24:233-4. 2003
  40. ncbi request reprint Screening for methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus in a nursing home
    Paul J Drinka
    Infect Control Hosp Epidemiol 25:95-6. 2004
  41. ncbi request reprint Is methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus more contagious than methicillin-susceptible S. aureus in a surgical intensive care unit?
    Paul J Drinka
    Infect Control Hosp Epidemiol 25:363-4. 2004
  42. ncbi request reprint Clustering of multiple endemic strains of methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus in a nursing home: an 8-year study
    Paul J Drinka
    Wisconsin Veterans Home, King 54946 0620, USA
    Infect Control Hosp Epidemiol 26:215-8. 2005
    ..05) and space (P < .05) (i.e., 2 separate statistically significant tests). Isolates from individual units were genetically related, with only the occasional unrelated isolate...
  43. pmc Coinfections acquired from ixodes ticks
    Stephen J Swanson
    Epidemic Intelligence Service Program, Office of Workforce and Career Development, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, GA, USA
    Clin Microbiol Rev 19:708-27. 2006
    ..Clinicians should consider the likelihood of coinfection when pursuing laboratory testing or selecting therapy for patients with tick-borne illness...
  44. pmc Dissecting plague
    Kurt D Reed
    Clin Med Res 4:161-2. 2006
  45. pmc Expression of concern--Mavoungou E. Interactions between natural killer cells, cortisol and prolactin in malaria during pregnancy. Clin Med Res 2006;4:33-41
    Kurt D Reed
    Clin Med Res 6:2. 2008
  46. ncbi request reprint Serologic evidence of West Nile virus infection in three wild raptor populations
    William E Stout
    W2364 Heather Street, Oconomowoc, WI 53066, USA
    Avian Dis 49:371-5. 2005
    ..Based on breeding population densities and reproductive success over the past 15 yr, we found no apparent adverse effects of WNV infections on these wild raptor populations...
  47. pmc Ecologic niche modeling of Blastomyces dermatitidis in Wisconsin
    Kurt D Reed
    Marshfield Clinic Research Foundation, Marshfield, Wisconsin, United States of America
    PLoS ONE 3:e2034. 2008
    ..The ecology of this pathogen is poorly understood, in part because it has been extremely difficult to identify the niche(s) it occupies based on culture isolation of the organism from environmental samples...