Scott A Thornton
Affiliation: Naval Medical Center
- Epidemic infectious gastrointestinal illness aboard U.S. Navy ships deployed to the Middle East during peacetime operations--2000-2001Mark S Riddle
Department of Preventive Medicine and Biometrics, Uniformed Services University of the Health Sciences, Bethesda, MD, USA
BMC Gastroenterol 6:9. 2006..Infectious gastrointestinal illness (IGI) outbreaks have been reported in U.S. Navy ships and could potentially have an adverse mission impact. Studies to date have been anecdotal...
- Gastroenteritis in US Marines during Operation Iraqi FreedomScott A Thornton
Navy Environmental and Preventive Medicine Unit No 6, Pearl Harbor, Hawaii 96860, USA
Clin Infect Dis 40:519-25. 2005..A Navy Preventive Medicine laboratory was set up in Ad Diwaniyah, Iraq, to provide clinical diagnostic support for Marine medical units during a period of repositioning in south-central Iraq...
- Endemic infectious diseases of AfghanistanMark R Wallace
Naval Medical Center, San Diego, CA, 92134, USA
Clin Infect Dis 34:S171-207. 2002..This review surveys the literature concerning the infectious diseases of Afghanistan and south-central Asia, with particular emphasis on diseases not typically seen in the Western world...
- Fifteen-year study of the changing epidemiology of methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureusNancy F Crum
Infectious Diseases Division, Naval Medical Center San Diego, San Diego, Calif 92134 1005, USA
Am J Med 119:943-51. 2006..The study's purpose was to elucidate the evolutionary, microbiologic, and clinical characteristics of methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus (MRSA) infections...
- Homologous versus heterologous immune responses to Norwalk-like viruses among crew members after acute gastroenteritis outbreaks on 2 US Navy vesselsTibor Farkas
Division of Infectious Diseases, Cincinnati Children's Hospital Medical Center, Ohio 45229, USA
J Infect Dis 187:187-93. 2003..These results indicate that recombinant EIAs are useful for outbreak investigation and that the homologous antibody might be protective against reinfection...