J G Breman

Summary

Affiliation: National Institutes of Health
Country: USA

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Dichlorodiphenyltrichloroethane (DDT) for indoor residual spraying in Africa: how can it be used for malaria control?
    Shobha Sadasivaiah
    Weill Cornell Medical College of Cornell University, Cornell University, 1300 York Avenue, New York, NY 10021, USA
    Am J Trop Med Hyg 77:249-63. 2007
  2. ncbi request reprint A search for Ebola virus in animals in the Democratic Republic of the Congo and Cameroon: ecologic, virologic, and serologic surveys, 1979-1980. Ebola Virus Study Teams
    J G Breman
    Smallpox Eradication Unit, World Health Organization, Geneva, Switzerland
    J Infect Dis 179:S139-47. 1999
  3. ncbi request reprint The ears of the hippopotamus: manifestations, determinants, and estimates of the malaria burden
    J G Breman
    Fogarty International Center, National Institutes of Health, Bethesda, Maryland 20892 2220, USA
    Am J Trop Med Hyg 64:1-11. 2001
  4. ncbi request reprint Diagnosis and management of smallpox
    Joel G Breman
    Fogarty International Center, National Institutes of Health, Bethesda, MD 20892, USA
    N Engl J Med 346:1300-8. 2002
  5. ncbi request reprint Eradicating malaria
    Joel G Breman
    Fogarty International Center FIC of the US National Institutes of Health, Bethesda, Maryland 20892, USA
    Sci Prog 92:1-38. 2009
  6. ncbi request reprint Malaria surveillance counts
    Joel G Breman
    Fogarty International Center, National Institutes of Health, 16 Center Drive, Bethesda, MD 20892, USA
    Am J Trop Med Hyg 77:36-47. 2007
  7. ncbi request reprint Preventing the return of smallpox
    Joel G Breman
    Fogarty International Center, Bethesda, MD 20892 6705, USA
    N Engl J Med 348:463-6. 2003
  8. ncbi request reprint Conquering the intolerable burden of malaria: what's new, what's needed: a summary
    Joel G Breman
    Disease Control Priorities in Developing Countries Project, Fogarty International Center, National Institutes of Health, Bethesda, Maryland, USA
    Am J Trop Med Hyg 71:1-15. 2004
  9. pmc The promise and potential challenges of intermittent preventive treatment for malaria in infants (IPTi)
    Wendy Prudhomme O'Meara
    Division of Epidemiology and Population Studies, Fogarty International Center, National Institutes of Health, Bethesda, MD 20892, USA
    Malar J 4:33. 2005
  10. pmc Using the entomological inoculation rate to assess the impact of vector control on malaria parasite transmission and elimination
    Ayesha M Shaukat
    Division of International Epidemiology and Population Studies, Fogarty International Center, National Institutes of Health, Bethesda, MD, USA
    Malar J 9:122. 2010

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Publications23

  1. ncbi request reprint Dichlorodiphenyltrichloroethane (DDT) for indoor residual spraying in Africa: how can it be used for malaria control?
    Shobha Sadasivaiah
    Weill Cornell Medical College of Cornell University, Cornell University, 1300 York Avenue, New York, NY 10021, USA
    Am J Trop Med Hyg 77:249-63. 2007
    ..We consider the costs and cost effectiveness of IRS with DDT, alternative insecticides to DDT, and the importance of integrated vector control if toxicity, resistance, and other issues restrict its use...
  2. ncbi request reprint A search for Ebola virus in animals in the Democratic Republic of the Congo and Cameroon: ecologic, virologic, and serologic surveys, 1979-1980. Ebola Virus Study Teams
    J G Breman
    Smallpox Eradication Unit, World Health Organization, Geneva, Switzerland
    J Infect Dis 179:S139-47. 1999
    ..This study was limited in time and animal collections and excluded insects and plants. Long-term, prospective, multidisciplinary comparative studies will yield more information than will repeat short forays on the ecology of filoviruses...
  3. ncbi request reprint The ears of the hippopotamus: manifestations, determinants, and estimates of the malaria burden
    J G Breman
    Fogarty International Center, National Institutes of Health, Bethesda, Maryland 20892 2220, USA
    Am J Trop Med Hyg 64:1-11. 2001
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  4. ncbi request reprint Diagnosis and management of smallpox
    Joel G Breman
    Fogarty International Center, National Institutes of Health, Bethesda, MD 20892, USA
    N Engl J Med 346:1300-8. 2002
  5. ncbi request reprint Eradicating malaria
    Joel G Breman
    Fogarty International Center FIC of the US National Institutes of Health, Bethesda, Maryland 20892, USA
    Sci Prog 92:1-38. 2009
    ..Sustainability of effective programs through training and institution strengthening will be the key to malaria elimination coupled with improved surveillance and targeted research...
  6. ncbi request reprint Malaria surveillance counts
    Joel G Breman
    Fogarty International Center, National Institutes of Health, 16 Center Drive, Bethesda, MD 20892, USA
    Am J Trop Med Hyg 77:36-47. 2007
    ..These surveillance priorities require training, provision of equipment, supervision, and commitment to sustainability by national authorities and international collaborators and donors...
  7. ncbi request reprint Preventing the return of smallpox
    Joel G Breman
    Fogarty International Center, Bethesda, MD 20892 6705, USA
    N Engl J Med 348:463-6. 2003
  8. ncbi request reprint Conquering the intolerable burden of malaria: what's new, what's needed: a summary
    Joel G Breman
    Disease Control Priorities in Developing Countries Project, Fogarty International Center, National Institutes of Health, Bethesda, Maryland, USA
    Am J Trop Med Hyg 71:1-15. 2004
    ..With continued support for scientists and control workers globally, particularly in low-income malarious countries, the long-deferred dream of malaria elimination can become a reality...
  9. pmc The promise and potential challenges of intermittent preventive treatment for malaria in infants (IPTi)
    Wendy Prudhomme O'Meara
    Division of Epidemiology and Population Studies, Fogarty International Center, National Institutes of Health, Bethesda, MD 20892, USA
    Malar J 4:33. 2005
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  10. pmc Using the entomological inoculation rate to assess the impact of vector control on malaria parasite transmission and elimination
    Ayesha M Shaukat
    Division of International Epidemiology and Population Studies, Fogarty International Center, National Institutes of Health, Bethesda, MD, USA
    Malar J 9:122. 2010
    ..The analysis of EIR was extended through determining whether available vector control tools can ultimately eradicate malaria...
  11. ncbi request reprint Smallpox manifestations and survival during the Boston epidemic of 1901 to 1903
    Michael R Albert
    National Cancer Institute Center for Cancer Research, Biostatistics and Data Management Section, and National Institutes of Health, Bethesda, Maryland 20892, USA
    Ann Intern Med 137:993-1000. 2002
    ..Smallpox was eradicated worldwide in 1977, but knowledge of the disease is essential because its cause, variola virus, is considered a potential biological weapon...
  12. ncbi request reprint Malaria intermittent preventive treatment in infants, chemoprophylaxis, and childhood vaccinations
    Jennifer B Rosen
    Division of International Epidemiology and Population Studies, Fogarty International Center, National Institutes of Health, Bethesda, MD 20892, USA
    Lancet 363:1386-8. 2004
    ..However, the antimalarial 4-aminoquinolones are immunodepressive, such that antimalarial drugs might depress the vaccine response...
  13. pmc Malaria chemoprophylaxis and the serologic response to measles and diphtheria-tetanus-whole-cell pertussis vaccines
    Jennifer B Rosen
    Division of International Epidemiology and Population Studies, Fogarty International Center, National Institutes of Health, Bethesda, MD 20892, USA
    Malar J 4:53. 2005
    ..The effect of malaria chemoprophylaxis on vaccine response was studied following administration of measles vaccines and diphtheria-tetanus-whole cell pertussis (DTP) vaccines...
  14. ncbi request reprint Are multilateral malaria research and control programs the most successful? Lessons from the past 100 years in Africa
    Martin S Alilio
    Fogarty International Center, National Institutes of Health, Bethesda, Maryland 20892 6705, USA
    Am J Trop Med Hyg 71:268-78. 2004
    ..There is an urgent need for a non-partisan umbrella organ to coordinate and facilitate the network of alliances and programs in malaria research and control in Africa...
  15. doi request reprint Immunisation against poliomyelitis: moving forward
    Ellie Ehrenfeld
    National Institute for Allergy and Infectious Diseases, National Institutes of Health, Bethesda, MD 20892 2220, USA
    Lancet 371:1385-7. 2008
  16. ncbi request reprint Hemorrhagic fever viruses as biological weapons: medical and public health management
    Luciana Borio
    Johns Hopkins Center for Civilian Biodefense Strategies, Johns Hopkins Schools of Medicine and Public Health, 111 Market Pl, Suite 830, Baltimore, MD 21202, USA
    JAMA 287:2391-405. 2002
    ..To develop consensus-based recommendations for measures to be taken by medical and public health professionals if hemorrhagic fever viruses (HFVs) are used as biological weapons against a civilian population...
  17. ncbi request reprint Intermittent preventive treatment for malaria in infants: moving forward, cautiously
    Joel G Breman
    J Infect Dis 192:1869-71. 2005
  18. ncbi request reprint The other 'neglected' eradication programme: achieving the final mile for Guinea worm disease eradication?
    Abdul Rahman Al-Awadi
    International Commission for the Certification of Dracunculiasis Eradication, Islamic Organization for Medical Science, Sulaibikhat, Kuwait
    Trans R Soc Trop Med Hyg 101:741-2. 2007
    ..Elimination of transmission throughout Asia has now been confirmed and the disease is now confined to a small number of African countries requiring increased efforts to achieve the global goal...
  19. ncbi request reprint Combating tropical infectious diseases: report of the Disease Control Priorities in Developing Countries Project
    Peter J Hotez
    George Washington University, Washington, DC, USA
    Clin Infect Dis 38:871-8. 2004
    ..Application of technologies must be cost-effective and intensified research is essential if these and other scourges are to be controlled or eliminated in the 21st century...
  20. ncbi request reprint Advancement of global health: key messages from the Disease Control Priorities Project
    Ramanan Laxminarayan
    Resources for the Future, 1616 P Street NW Suite 600, Washington, DC 20036, USA
    Lancet 367:1193-208. 2006
    ..DCP2 also examines crosscutting issues crucial to the delivery of quality health services, including the organisation, financial support, and capacity of health systems. Here, we summarise the key messages of the project...
  21. ncbi request reprint Intermittent preventive malaria treatment in Tanzanian infants
    Wendy Prudhomme O'Meara
    Lancet 366:545; author reply 545-6. 2005
  22. ncbi request reprint Building global environmental health capacity through international scientific cooperation and partnerships
    Kenneth Bridbord
    Int J Occup Environ Health 12:295-9. 2006
    ..The program grants awards to U.S. academic institutions, which partner with institutions in low- and middle-income countries to address health threats of regional importance...