George Turabelidze

Summary

Affiliation: Office of Epidemiology
Country: USA

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Outbreak of rash in children associated with recreational mud exposure
    George Turabelidze
    Missouri Department of Health and Senior Services, Eastern District Office, 220 S Jefferson Street, St Louis, MO 63103, USA
    Pediatr Dermatol 25:643-4. 2008
  2. pmc Personal hygiene and methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus infection
    George Turabelidze
    Office of Epidemiology, Missouri Department of Health and Senior Services, Eastern District Health Office, Jefferson City, Missouri 63103, USA
    Emerg Infect Dis 12:422-7. 2006
  3. ncbi request reprint Communitywide outbreak of cryptosporidiosis in rural Missouri associated with attendance at child care centers
    George Turabelidze
    Missouri Department of Health and Senior Services, Eastern District Office, St Louis, MO 63103, USA
    Arch Pediatr Adolesc Med 161:878-83. 2007
  4. ncbi request reprint An epidemiologic investigation of amyotrophic lateral sclerosis in Jefferson County, Missouri, 1998-2002
    George Turabelidze
    Missouri Department of Health and Senior Services, Jefferson City, MO 63103, USA
    Neurotoxicology 29:81-6. 2008
  5. ncbi request reprint Multiple sclerosis prevalence and possible lead exposure
    George Turabelidze
    Missouri Department of Health and Senior Services, Jefferson City, MO, USA
    J Neurol Sci 269:158-62. 2008
  6. ncbi request reprint Convalescent cultures for control of shigellosis outbreaks
    George Turabelidze
    Missouri Department of Health and Senior Services, Jefferson City, MO, USA
    Pediatr Infect Dis J 29:728-30. 2010
  7. ncbi request reprint Outbreak of echovirus 18 meningitis in a rural Missouri community
    George Turabelidze
    Missouri Department of Health and Senior Services, Jefferson City, MO, USA
    Mo Med 106:420-4. 2009
  8. ncbi request reprint First human rabies case in Missouri in 50 years causes death in outdoorsman
    George Turabelidze
    Missouri Department of Health and Senior Services, Jefferson City, MO, USA
    Mo Med 106:417-9. 2009
  9. ncbi request reprint Labor dystocia and its association with interpregnancy interval
    Bao Ping Zhu
    Office of Epidemiology, Missouri Department of Health and Senior Services, Jefferson City, MO 65102, USA
    Am J Obstet Gynecol 195:121-8. 2006
  10. pmc Precise dissection of an Escherichia coli O157:H7 outbreak by single nucleotide polymorphism analysis
    George Turabelidze
    Missouri Department of Health and Senior Services, St Louis, Missouri, USA
    J Clin Microbiol 51:3950-4. 2013

Detail Information

Publications13

  1. ncbi request reprint Outbreak of rash in children associated with recreational mud exposure
    George Turabelidze
    Missouri Department of Health and Senior Services, Eastern District Office, 220 S Jefferson Street, St Louis, MO 63103, USA
    Pediatr Dermatol 25:643-4. 2008
    ..3 days. Time spent in mud was associated with the extent of rash in a dose-response fashion. The cultures from lesions of two unrelated cases yielded Enterobacter cloacae...
  2. pmc Personal hygiene and methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus infection
    George Turabelidze
    Office of Epidemiology, Missouri Department of Health and Senior Services, Eastern District Health Office, Jefferson City, Missouri 63103, USA
    Emerg Infect Dis 12:422-7. 2006
    ..Improving hygiene practices and environmental conditions may help prevent and interrupt future MRSA outbreaks in prison settings...
  3. ncbi request reprint Communitywide outbreak of cryptosporidiosis in rural Missouri associated with attendance at child care centers
    George Turabelidze
    Missouri Department of Health and Senior Services, Eastern District Office, St Louis, MO 63103, USA
    Arch Pediatr Adolesc Med 161:878-83. 2007
    ..To determine risk factors for infection during a cryptosporidiosis outbreak in a rural Missouri community...
  4. ncbi request reprint An epidemiologic investigation of amyotrophic lateral sclerosis in Jefferson County, Missouri, 1998-2002
    George Turabelidze
    Missouri Department of Health and Senior Services, Jefferson City, MO 63103, USA
    Neurotoxicology 29:81-6. 2008
    ..Etiologic studies are needed to assess whether living in proximity to a lead smelter is associated with the development of ALS...
  5. ncbi request reprint Multiple sclerosis prevalence and possible lead exposure
    George Turabelidze
    Missouri Department of Health and Senior Services, Jefferson City, MO, USA
    J Neurol Sci 269:158-62. 2008
    ..The MS cases did not appear to cluster around the lead smelter...
  6. ncbi request reprint Convalescent cultures for control of shigellosis outbreaks
    George Turabelidze
    Missouri Department of Health and Senior Services, Jefferson City, MO, USA
    Pediatr Infect Dis J 29:728-30. 2010
    ..A shigellosis outbreak in the St Louis, Missouri metropolitan area...
  7. ncbi request reprint Outbreak of echovirus 18 meningitis in a rural Missouri community
    George Turabelidze
    Missouri Department of Health and Senior Services, Jefferson City, MO, USA
    Mo Med 106:420-4. 2009
    ..The main risk factor for meningitis was association with childcare. In patients with signs of meningitis, but normal routine CSF analysis, molecular testing of the CSF is helpful for conclusive diagnosis...
  8. ncbi request reprint First human rabies case in Missouri in 50 years causes death in outdoorsman
    George Turabelidze
    Missouri Department of Health and Senior Services, Jefferson City, MO, USA
    Mo Med 106:417-9. 2009
    ..Current rabies epidemiology, treatment and management of exposures, and the signs and symptoms and treatment of human rabies is discussed...
  9. ncbi request reprint Labor dystocia and its association with interpregnancy interval
    Bao Ping Zhu
    Office of Epidemiology, Missouri Department of Health and Senior Services, Jefferson City, MO 65102, USA
    Am J Obstet Gynecol 195:121-8. 2006
    ..The purpose of this study was to evaluate the prevalence of labor dystocia and its association with interpregnancy interval...
  10. pmc Precise dissection of an Escherichia coli O157:H7 outbreak by single nucleotide polymorphism analysis
    George Turabelidze
    Missouri Department of Health and Senior Services, St Louis, Missouri, USA
    J Clin Microbiol 51:3950-4. 2013
    ..The backbone DNAs of 9 of 9 and 3 of 3 cases who reported or were unsure about exposure, respectively, were isogenic. Backbone ORF SNP set sequencing offers pathogen differentiation capabilities that exceed those of PFGE and MLVA. ..
  11. pmc Contaminated ventilator air flow sensor linked to Bacillus cereus colonization of newborns
    George Turabelidze
    Missouri Department of Health and Senior Services, Jefferson City, Missouri 63103, USA
    Emerg Infect Dis 19:781-3. 2013
    ..Changing the sterilization method for sensors to steam autoclaving stopped transmission...
  12. doi request reprint Prevalence and determinants of recent HIV testing among sexually active men who have sex with men in the St. Louis metropolitan area, Missouri, 2008
    Yi Chun Lo
    Missouri Department of Health and Senior Services, Jefferson City, MO 63103, USA
    Sex Transm Dis 39:306-11. 2012
    ..The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention recommends HIV testing at least annually for sexually active MSM. We examined prevalence and factors associated with recent HIV testing among MSM in the St. Louis area...
  13. doi request reprint Gadolinium-containing magnetic resonance imaging contrast and nephrogenic systemic fibrosis: a case-control study
    Alexander J Kallen
    Division of Healthcare Quality Promotion, National Center for Preparedness, Detection and Control of Infectious Diseases, Atlanta, GA, USA
    Am J Kidney Dis 51:966-75. 2008
    ..A cluster of patients with NSF was investigated to identify risk factors. Limited preliminary findings from this investigation were presented in the Morbidity and Mortality Weekly Report...