Evan J Anderson
Affiliation: Northwestern University
- Rotavirus in adults requiring hospitalizationEvan J Anderson
Department of Pediatrics, Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine, Division of Pediatric Infectious Diseases, Children s Memorial Hospital, Box 20, 2300 Children s Plaza, Chicago, IL 60614, USA
J Infect 64:89-95. 2012..To determine the prevalence and epidemiological characteristics of rotavirus among adults admitted to the hospital with diarrhea that have bacterial stool cultures sent...
- Prevention and treatment of viral diarrhea in pediatricsEvan J Anderson
Divisions of Infectious Diseases and Pediatric Infectious Diseases, Northwestern Memorial and Children s Memorial Hospitals, Department of Medicine, Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine, Chicago, IL 60614, USA
Expert Rev Anti Infect Ther 8:205-17. 2010..Efforts to develop a norovirus vaccine face substantial hurdles. Treatment of the viral pathogens is primarily limited to symptomatic measures...
- High-risk adenovirus-infected pediatric allogeneic hematopoietic progenitor cell transplant recipients and preemptive cidofovir therapyEvan J Anderson
Division of Pediatric Infectious Diseases, Department of Pediatrics, Feinberg School of Medicine, Northwestern University, Children s Memorial Hospital, Chicago, IL 60614, USA
Pediatr Transplant 12:219-27. 2008..A case-control study did not identify any risk factors that achieved statistical significance. Treatment with a modified dosing regimen of cidofovir was well-tolerated and high-risk ADV infections resolved in all patients...
- Viral diagnostics and antiviral therapy in hematopoietic stem cell transplantationEvan J Anderson
Division of Infectious Diseases, Northwestern Memorial and Children s Memorial Hospitals, Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine, Chicago, IL 60614, USA
Curr Pharm Des 14:1997-2010. 2008..Newly identified viruses such as human metapneumovirus are being increasingly recognized as pathogens in HSCT recipients. Treatment strategies for viral pathogens continue to change as our understanding of these viral diseases improves...
- Rotavirus vaccines: viral shedding and risk of transmissionEvan J Anderson
Department of Pediatrics, Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine, Division of Infectious Diseases at Children s Memorial and Northwestern Memorial Hospitals, Chicago, IL 60614, USA
Lancet Infect Dis 8:642-9. 2008..Since the risk of vaccine transmission and subsequent vaccine-derived disease with the current vaccines is much less than the risk of wildtype rotavirus disease in immunocompromised contacts, vaccination should be encouraged...
- Impact of rotavirus vaccination on hospital-acquired rotavirus gastroenteritis in childrenEvan J Anderson
Division of Infectious Diseases, Department of Pediatrics, Children s Memorial Hospital, Chicago, Illinois 60614, USA
Pediatrics 127:e264-70. 2011..The impact of community-based rotavirus vaccination on the substantial burden of hospital-acquired (HA) rotavirus has not been documented...
- Identification of adenoviruses in specimens from high-risk pediatric stem cell transplant recipients and controlsXiaotian Zheng
Children s Memorial Hospital, Feinberg School of Medicine, Northwestern University, Chicago, Illinois, USA
J Clin Microbiol 46:317-20. 2008..Nine different adenovirus types representing all six recognized species were identified, and mixed infections were commonly found in this group of patients...
- The impact of infection control upon hospital-acquired influenza and respiratory syncytial virusKathryn M Weedon
Department of Pediatrics, Children s Memorial Hospital, Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine, Chicago, Illinois, USA
Scand J Infect Dis 45:297-303. 2013..The occurrence of pandemic (H1N1) 2009 influenza resulted in additional efforts to intensify infection control (IC) strategies. We detail the impact of IC strategies between 2003 and 2010 on influenza and RSV...
- Rotavirus infection in adultsEvan J Anderson
Division of Infectious Diseases, Northwestern Memorial Hospital and Children's Memorial Hospital, Chicago, IL, USA
Lancet Infect Dis 4:91-9. 2004..In this review we intend to familiarise clinicians who primarily provide care for adult patients with the salient features of rotavirus pathophysiology, clinical presentation, epidemiology, treatment, and prevention...
- A multicenter retrospective study of childhood brucellosis in Chicago, Illinois from 1986 to 2008Latania K Logan
Rush University Medical Center, 1653 West Congress Parkway, Suite 736 Murdock, Chicago, IL 60612, USA
Int J Infect Dis 15:e812-7. 2011..To determine risk factors in children for the acquisition of Brucella, clinical presentation, treatment, and disease outcomes...
- Clinical outcomes of adolescents and young adults in adult HIV carePatrick Ryscavage
Department of Medicine, Division of Infectious Diseases, Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine, 645 N Michigan Avenue, Chicago, IL 60611, USA
J Acquir Immune Defic Syndr 58:193-7. 2011..Adult providers should consider HIV-infected AYA, particularly African American HIV-infected AYA, to potentially be at high risk for poor clinical outcomes in adult care...
- Echocardiography in pediatric infective endocarditisJamie S Penk
Department of Pediatrics, Children s Memorial Hospital, Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine, Chicago, IL, USA
Pediatr Infect Dis J 30:1109-11. 2011..TTE was 97% sensitive in pediatric-sized subjects but 70% in adult-sized subjects (P < 0.05). TTE is usually sufficient for detection of endocarditis in children <60 kg...
- Rotavirus G9 severity data revisitedEvan J Anderson
Clin Infect Dis 44:154-5; author reply 155. 2007