B N Shadel

Summary

Affiliation: Saint Louis University
Country: USA

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Background levels of non-ortho-substituted (coplanar) polychlorinated biphenyls in human serum of Missouri residents
    B N Shadel
    Saint Louis University School of Public Health, Division of Environmental and Occupational Health, MO 63108, USA
    Chemosphere 43:967-76. 2001
  2. ncbi request reprint Bioterrorism risk perceptions and educational needs of public health professionals before and after September 11, 2001: a national needs assessment survey
    Brooke N Shadel
    Centers for the Study of Bioterrorism and Emerging Infections, School of Public Health, Saint Louis University, 3545 Lafayette Avenue, Suite 355, St Louis, MO 63104, USA
    J Public Health Manag Pract 10:282-9. 2004
  3. ncbi request reprint Surveillance for vancomycin-resistant enterococci: type, rates, costs, and implications
    Brooke N Shadel
    Institute for Bio Security, School of Public Health, Saint Louis University, Saint Louis, MO 63104, USA
    Infect Control Hosp Epidemiol 27:1068-75. 2006
  4. ncbi request reprint What we need to know about bioterrorism preparedness: results from focus groups conducted at APIC 2000
    B N Shadel
    Center for the Study of Bioterrorism and Emerging Infections, School of Public Health, Saint Louis University, St Louis, MO 63108, USA
    Am J Infect Control 29:347-51. 2001
  5. ncbi request reprint Infection control practitioners' perceptions and educational needs regarding bioterrorism: results from a national needs assessment survey
    Brooke N Shadel
    Center for the Study of Bioterrorism and Emerging Infections, School of Public Health, Saint Louis University, MO 63104, USA
    Am J Infect Control 31:129-34. 2003
  6. ncbi request reprint Occupational physician perceptions of bioterrorism
    David A Sterling
    Division of Environmental and Occupational Health, Institute for Bio Security, School of Public Health, Saint Louis University, St Louis, MO 63104, USA
    Int J Hyg Environ Health 208:127-34. 2005
  7. ncbi request reprint Effectiveness of cleaning and health education in reducing childhood lead poisoning among children residing near superfund sites in Missouri
    David A Sterling
    Division of Environmental and Occupational Health, Saint Louis University School of Public Health, St Louis, Missouri 63104, USA
    Arch Environ Health 59:121-31. 2004
  8. ncbi request reprint An intervention to improve antibiotic delivery and sputum procurement in patients hospitalized with community-acquired pneumonia
    Steven J Lawrence
    Division of Infectious Diseases, Washington University School of Medicine, St Louis, MO 63110, USA
    Chest 122:913-9. 2002
  9. ncbi request reprint Clostridium difficile in the intensive care unit: epidemiology, costs, and colonization pressure
    Steven J Lawrence
    Division of Infectious Diseases, Washington University School of Medicine, St Louis, MO 63110, USA
    Infect Control Hosp Epidemiol 28:123-30. 2007

Detail Information

Publications9

  1. ncbi request reprint Background levels of non-ortho-substituted (coplanar) polychlorinated biphenyls in human serum of Missouri residents
    B N Shadel
    Saint Louis University School of Public Health, Division of Environmental and Occupational Health, MO 63108, USA
    Chemosphere 43:967-76. 2001
    ..For every one-year increase in age, both PCB congeners increased by approximately 0.4 parts per trillion (ppt). There was no gender difference for PCB 126; however, PCB 169 levels were 3 ppt higher in males than females...
  2. ncbi request reprint Bioterrorism risk perceptions and educational needs of public health professionals before and after September 11, 2001: a national needs assessment survey
    Brooke N Shadel
    Centers for the Study of Bioterrorism and Emerging Infections, School of Public Health, Saint Louis University, 3545 Lafayette Avenue, Suite 355, St Louis, MO 63104, USA
    J Public Health Manag Pract 10:282-9. 2004
    ..Public health professionals perceive their own communities to be at low risk for a bioterrorism event. Ongoing, updated, standardized bioterrorism preparedness education is needed...
  3. ncbi request reprint Surveillance for vancomycin-resistant enterococci: type, rates, costs, and implications
    Brooke N Shadel
    Institute for Bio Security, School of Public Health, Saint Louis University, Saint Louis, MO 63104, USA
    Infect Control Hosp Epidemiol 27:1068-75. 2006
    ..To evaluate 2 active surveillance strategies for detection of enteric vancomycin-resistant enterococci (VRE) in an intensive care unit (ICU)...
  4. ncbi request reprint What we need to know about bioterrorism preparedness: results from focus groups conducted at APIC 2000
    B N Shadel
    Center for the Study of Bioterrorism and Emerging Infections, School of Public Health, Saint Louis University, St Louis, MO 63108, USA
    Am J Infect Control 29:347-51. 2001
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  5. ncbi request reprint Infection control practitioners' perceptions and educational needs regarding bioterrorism: results from a national needs assessment survey
    Brooke N Shadel
    Center for the Study of Bioterrorism and Emerging Infections, School of Public Health, Saint Louis University, MO 63104, USA
    Am J Infect Control 31:129-34. 2003
    ..These events underscore the critical nature of health care and public health preparedness and the need to augment infection control practitioner education and training...
  6. ncbi request reprint Occupational physician perceptions of bioterrorism
    David A Sterling
    Division of Environmental and Occupational Health, Institute for Bio Security, School of Public Health, Saint Louis University, St Louis, MO 63104, USA
    Int J Hyg Environ Health 208:127-34. 2005
    ..Potential consequences from lack of bioterrorism preparedness due to low perception of need and threat awareness need to be addressed...
  7. ncbi request reprint Effectiveness of cleaning and health education in reducing childhood lead poisoning among children residing near superfund sites in Missouri
    David A Sterling
    Division of Environmental and Occupational Health, Saint Louis University School of Public Health, St Louis, Missouri 63104, USA
    Arch Environ Health 59:121-31. 2004
    ..The small decline observed in blood lead levels reduced levels to below 10 microg/dl for 40% of the children...
  8. ncbi request reprint An intervention to improve antibiotic delivery and sputum procurement in patients hospitalized with community-acquired pneumonia
    Steven J Lawrence
    Division of Infectious Diseases, Washington University School of Medicine, St Louis, MO 63110, USA
    Chest 122:913-9. 2002
    ....
  9. ncbi request reprint Clostridium difficile in the intensive care unit: epidemiology, costs, and colonization pressure
    Steven J Lawrence
    Division of Infectious Diseases, Washington University School of Medicine, St Louis, MO 63110, USA
    Infect Control Hosp Epidemiol 28:123-30. 2007
    ..To evaluate the epidemiology, outcomes, and importance of Clostridium difficile colonization pressure (CCP) as a risk factor for C. difficile-associated disease (CDAD) acquisition in intensive care unit (ICU) patients...