D Rebecca Prevots

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Affiliation: National Institutes of Health
Country: USA

Publications

  1. pmc Nontuberculous mycobacteria-associated lung disease in hospitalized persons, United States, 1998-2005
    Megan E Billinger
    George Washington University, Washington, DC, USA
    Emerg Infect Dis 15:1562-9. 2009
  2. pmc Molecular epidemiology of Neisseria meningitidis serogroup B in Brazil
    Ivano de Filippis
    National Quality Control Institute INCQS, Oswaldo Cruz Foundation FIOCRUZ, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil
    PLoS ONE 7:e33016. 2012
  3. pmc Nontuberculous mycobacterial lung disease prevalence at four integrated health care delivery systems
    D Rebecca Prevots
    Laboratory of Clinical Infectious Diseases, National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases, National Institutes of Health, Bethesda, Maryland 20892, USA
    Am J Respir Crit Care Med 182:970-6. 2010
  4. ncbi request reprint Population immunity to polioviruses among preschool children from four urban underserved low income communities, United States, 1997-2001
    D Rebecca Prevots
    National Immunization Program, National Center for Infectious Diseases, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, GA, USA
    Pediatr Infect Dis J 23:1130-6. 2004
  5. pmc Spatial clusters of nontuberculous mycobacterial lung disease in the United States
    Jennifer Adjemian
    Epidemiology Unit, National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases, National Institutes of Health, Qrts 15 B 1, 8 West Drive, MSC 2665, Bethesda, MD 20892 2665, USA
    Am J Respir Crit Care Med 186:553-8. 2012
  6. pmc Trends and burden of bronchiectasis-associated hospitalizations in the United States, 1993-2006
    Amy E Seitz
    National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases, National Institutes of Health, Bethesda, MD 20892, USA
    Chest 138:944-9. 2010
  7. pmc Prevalence of nontuberculous mycobacterial lung disease in U.S. Medicare beneficiaries
    Jennifer Adjemian
    Laboratory of Clinical Infectious Diseases, National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases, National Institutes of Health, Bethesda, MD, USA
    Am J Respir Crit Care Med 185:881-6. 2012
  8. pmc Filariasis in travelers presenting to the GeoSentinel Surveillance Network
    Ettie M Lipner
    Office of Global Research, National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases, National Institutes of Health, Bethesda, Maryland, USA
    PLoS Negl Trop Dis 1:e88. 2007
  9. ncbi request reprint Vaccine policy changes and epidemiology of poliomyelitis in the United States
    Lorraine Niño Alexander
    National Immunization Program, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, GA 30333, USA
    JAMA 292:1696-701. 2004
  10. ncbi request reprint Coincident filarial, intestinal helminth, and mycobacterial infection: helminths fail to influence tuberculin reactivity, but BCG influences hookworm prevalence
    Ettie M Lipner
    Office of Global Research, National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases, National Institutes of Health, Bethesda, Maryland 20892, USA
    Am J Trop Med Hyg 74:841-7. 2006

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  1. pmc Nontuberculous mycobacteria-associated lung disease in hospitalized persons, United States, 1998-2005
    Megan E Billinger
    George Washington University, Washington, DC, USA
    Emerg Infect Dis 15:1562-9. 2009
    ..5%/year, respectively) and among women in New York (4.6%/year) with no significant changes in California. The prevalence of pulmonary NTM-associated hospitalizations is increasing in selected geographic areas of the United States...
  2. pmc Molecular epidemiology of Neisseria meningitidis serogroup B in Brazil
    Ivano de Filippis
    National Quality Control Institute INCQS, Oswaldo Cruz Foundation FIOCRUZ, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil
    PLoS ONE 7:e33016. 2012
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  3. pmc Nontuberculous mycobacterial lung disease prevalence at four integrated health care delivery systems
    D Rebecca Prevots
    Laboratory of Clinical Infectious Diseases, National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases, National Institutes of Health, Bethesda, Maryland 20892, USA
    Am J Respir Crit Care Med 182:970-6. 2010
    ..Single-site clinic-based studies suggest an increasing prevalence of pulmonary nontuberculous mycobacteria (NTM) disease, but systematic data are lacking...
  4. ncbi request reprint Population immunity to polioviruses among preschool children from four urban underserved low income communities, United States, 1997-2001
    D Rebecca Prevots
    National Immunization Program, National Center for Infectious Diseases, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, GA, USA
    Pediatr Infect Dis J 23:1130-6. 2004
    ..To evaluate the impact of the change in polio vaccination schedule on population immunity, we conducted a seroprevalence survey among low income preschool children from selected urban areas...
  5. pmc Spatial clusters of nontuberculous mycobacterial lung disease in the United States
    Jennifer Adjemian
    Epidemiology Unit, National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases, National Institutes of Health, Qrts 15 B 1, 8 West Drive, MSC 2665, Bethesda, MD 20892 2665, USA
    Am J Respir Crit Care Med 186:553-8. 2012
    ..Prevalence of pulmonary nontuberculous mycobacterial (PNTM) disease varies by geographic region, yet the factors driving these differences remain largely unknown...
  6. pmc Trends and burden of bronchiectasis-associated hospitalizations in the United States, 1993-2006
    Amy E Seitz
    National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases, National Institutes of Health, Bethesda, MD 20892, USA
    Chest 138:944-9. 2010
    ..The objective of the present study was to estimate the trends and burden of bronchiectasis-associated hospitalizations in the United States...
  7. pmc Prevalence of nontuberculous mycobacterial lung disease in U.S. Medicare beneficiaries
    Jennifer Adjemian
    Laboratory of Clinical Infectious Diseases, National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases, National Institutes of Health, Bethesda, MD, USA
    Am J Respir Crit Care Med 185:881-6. 2012
    ..Pulmonary nontuberculous mycobacteria (PNTM) are an important cause of morbidity among older adults in the United States, but national prevalence estimates are lacking...
  8. pmc Filariasis in travelers presenting to the GeoSentinel Surveillance Network
    Ettie M Lipner
    Office of Global Research, National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases, National Institutes of Health, Bethesda, Maryland, USA
    PLoS Negl Trop Dis 1:e88. 2007
    ..The GeoSentinel Surveillance Network, a global network of medicine/travel clinics, was established in 1995 to detect morbidity trends among travelers...
  9. ncbi request reprint Vaccine policy changes and epidemiology of poliomyelitis in the United States
    Lorraine Niño Alexander
    National Immunization Program, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, GA 30333, USA
    JAMA 292:1696-701. 2004
    ..To reduce the VAPP burden, national vaccination policy changed in 1997 from reliance on OPV to options for a sequential schedule of inactivated poliovirus vaccine (IPV) followed by OPV. In 2000, an exclusive IPV schedule was adopted...
  10. ncbi request reprint Coincident filarial, intestinal helminth, and mycobacterial infection: helminths fail to influence tuberculin reactivity, but BCG influences hookworm prevalence
    Ettie M Lipner
    Office of Global Research, National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases, National Institutes of Health, Bethesda, Maryland 20892, USA
    Am J Trop Med Hyg 74:841-7. 2006
    ..Our findings suggest that preceding helminth infection does not influence significantly the delayed-type hypersensitivity response to tuberculin...
  11. pmc Pulmonary nontuberculous mycobacterial infections: antibiotic treatment and associated costs
    Guillermo J Ballarino
    Department of Medicine, George Washington University Medical Center, 2300 Eye St NW, Washington, DC 20037, USA
    Respir Med 103:1448-55. 2009
    ..Pulmonary NTM represent an underappreciated disease burden in the US population, with an associated treatment cost comparable to that for other chronic diseases of infectious origin such as HIV/AIDS...
  12. pmc Epidemiology of cryptococcal meningitis in the US: 1997-2009
    Vasilios Pyrgos
    Laboratory of Clinical Infectious Diseases, National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases, National Institutes of Health, Bethesda, Maryland, United States of America
    PLoS ONE 8:e56269. 2013
    ..01 vs. 15,708.07; p<0.0001). Cryptococcal meningitis remains a disease with significant morbidity and mortality in the U.S. and the relative burden among persons without HIV infection is increasing...
  13. pmc Hospitalizations associated with disseminated coccidioidomycosis, Arizona and California, USA
    Amy E Seitz
    National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases, National Institutes of Health, 9000 Rockville Pike, Bldg 15B 1, Bethesda, MD 20892, USA
    Emerg Infect Dis 18:1476-9. 2012
    ..This finding suggests that HIV infection, AIDS, and primary immune conditions are not a major factor in this disparity...
  14. ncbi request reprint Field applicability of a rapid-format anti-Ov-16 antibody test for the assessment of onchocerciasis control measures in regions of endemicity
    Ettie M Lipner
    Office of Global Research, National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases, National Institutes of Health, Bethesda, MD 20892, USA
    J Infect Dis 194:216-21. 2006
    ..A previously developed, specific, rapid-format immunochromatographic card test that detects immunoglobulin G4 to the recombinant Onchocerca volvulus antigen Ov-16 was modified to detect antibodies in whole blood...
  15. pmc Clinical and therapeutic features of pulmonary nontuberculous mycobacterial disease, Brazil, 1993-2011
    Karla Gripp Couto de Mello
    National School of Public Heath, Oswaldo Cruz Foundation, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil
    Emerg Infect Dis 19:393-9. 2013
    ..In countries with a high prevalence of tuberculosis, PNTM is likely misdiagnosed as tuberculosis, thus showing the need for improved capacity to diagnose mycobacterial disease as well as greater awareness of PNTM disease prevalence...
  16. doi request reprint Multidrug-resistant and extensively drug-resistant tuberculosis: the National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases Research agenda and recommendations for priority research
    Anthony S Fauci
    National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases, National Institutes of Health, 9000 Rockville Pike, Bldg 31, Rm 7A05, Bethesda, MD 20892, USA
    J Infect Dis 197:1493-8. 2008
  17. ncbi request reprint Neonatal tetanus incidence in China, 1996-2001, and risk factors for neonatal tetanus, Guangxi Province, China
    Feng Chai
    Chinese Academy of Preventive Medicine, Beijing, China Current affiliation Centers for Disease Control, Atlanta, GA 30333, USA
    Int J Epidemiol 33:551-7. 2004
    ..Despite a subsequent decrease in the estimated rate of NT, the NT disease burden remains high in poorer areas of China...
  18. ncbi request reprint Persistence of vaccine-derived polioviruses among immunodeficient persons with vaccine-associated paralytic poliomyelitis
    Nino Khetsuriani
    Respiratory and Enteric Viruses Branch, National Center for Infectious Diseases, and National Immunization Program, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, Georgia, USA
    J Infect Dis 188:1845-52. 2003
    ..These results are important for developing "endgame" strategies for the Global Poliomyelitis Eradication Program...
  19. pmc Lack of adherence to evidence-based treatment guidelines for nontuberculous mycobacterial lung disease
    Jennifer Adjemian
    1 Epidemiology Unit, Laboratory of Clinical Infectious Diseases, National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases, National Institutes of Health, Bethesda, Maryland
    Ann Am Thorac Soc 11:9-16. 2014
    ..Conclusions: Adherence to the 2007 ATS/IDSA guidelines for treating PNTM disease is poor. Across all physician specialties evaluated, suboptimal or potentially harmful antibiotic regimens were commonly prescribed. ..
  20. ncbi request reprint Burden of congenital rubella syndrome after a community-wide rubella outbreak, Rio Branco, Acre, Brazil, 2000 to 2001
    Tatiana M Lanzieri
    National Epidemiology Center, National Health Foundation, Ministry of Health, Brasilia, Brazil
    Pediatr Infect Dis J 22:323-9. 2003
    ..Surveillance for congenital rubella syndrome (CRS) was initiated after the outbreak...