Sharon Perry

Summary

Affiliation: Stanford University
Country: USA

Publications

  1. pmc The immune response to tuberculosis infection in the setting of Helicobacter pylori and helminth infections
    S Perry
    Stanford University School of Medicine, Division of Infectious Diseases and Geographic Medicine, Stanford, CA, USA
    Epidemiol Infect 141:1232-43. 2013
  2. ncbi Commentary: H. pylori infection in early life and the problem of imperfect tests
    Sharon Perry
    Stanford University School of Medicine, Stanford, CA, USA
    Int J Epidemiol 34:1356-8. 2005
  3. pmc Gastroenteritis and transmission of Helicobacter pylori infection in households
    Sharon Perry
    Division of Infection Diseases and Geographic Medicine, Stanford University School of Medicine, Stanford, California 94305, USA
    Emerg Infect Dis 12:1701-8. 2006
  4. pmc Household transmission of gastroenteritis
    Sharon Perry
    Stanford University School of Medicine, Stanford, California 94305, USA
    Emerg Infect Dis 11:1093-6. 2005
  5. ncbi Helicobacter pylori and risk of gastroenteritis
    Sharon Perry
    Division of Geographic Medicine and Infectious Disease, Stanford University School of Medicine, Stanford, California, USA
    J Infect Dis 190:303-10. 2004
  6. pmc Reproducibility of QuantiFERON-TB gold in-tube assay
    Sharon Perry
    Division of Infectious Diseases and Geographic Medicine, Stanford University School of Medicine, Stanford, California 94305 5407, USA
    Clin Vaccine Immunol 15:425-32. 2008
  7. pmc Infection with Helicobacter pylori is associated with protection against tuberculosis
    Sharon Perry
    Division of Infectious Diseases and Geographic Medicine, Stanford University School of Medicine, Stanford, California, United States of America
    PLoS ONE 5:e8804. 2010
  8. doi The impact of mucosal infections on acquisition and progression of tuberculosis
    S Perry
    Division of Infectious Diseases and Geographic Medicine, Stanford University, Stanford, CA, USA
    Mucosal Immunol 4:246-51. 2011
  9. ncbi Helicobacter pylori infection in different generations of Hispanics in the San Francisco Bay Area
    Chiaojung J Tsai
    Department of Health Research and Policy, Stanford University School of Medicine, Stanford, CA 94305 5107, USA
    Am J Epidemiol 162:351-7. 2005
  10. ncbi Risk of intestinal helminth and protozoan infection in a refugee population
    Parveen K Garg
    Department of Medicine, Stanford University, Stanford, California, USA
    Am J Trop Med Hyg 73:386-91. 2005

Research Grants

  1. Immunoepidemiology of Concomittant Infection
    Sharon Perry; Fiscal Year: 2007

Detail Information

Publications21

  1. pmc The immune response to tuberculosis infection in the setting of Helicobacter pylori and helminth infections
    S Perry
    Stanford University School of Medicine, Division of Infectious Diseases and Geographic Medicine, Stanford, CA, USA
    Epidemiol Infect 141:1232-43. 2013
    ..H. pylori is associated with enhanced IFN-γ responses to TB, even in the setting of concurrent helminth infection. Efficacy of TB vaccines may vary with the co-existence of these three infections in the developing world...
  2. ncbi Commentary: H. pylori infection in early life and the problem of imperfect tests
    Sharon Perry
    Stanford University School of Medicine, Stanford, CA, USA
    Int J Epidemiol 34:1356-8. 2005
  3. pmc Gastroenteritis and transmission of Helicobacter pylori infection in households
    Sharon Perry
    Division of Infection Diseases and Geographic Medicine, Stanford University School of Medicine, Stanford, California 94305, USA
    Emerg Infect Dis 12:1701-8. 2006
    ..Exposure to an H. pylori-infected person with gastroenteritis, particularly vomiting, markedly increased risk for new infection...
  4. pmc Household transmission of gastroenteritis
    Sharon Perry
    Stanford University School of Medicine, Stanford, California 94305, USA
    Emerg Infect Dis 11:1093-6. 2005
    ..8% (95% confidence interval 7.9-9.7); children had a 2- to 8-fold greater risk than adults. Bed-sharing among children in crowded homes is a potentially modifiable risk...
  5. ncbi Helicobacter pylori and risk of gastroenteritis
    Sharon Perry
    Division of Geographic Medicine and Infectious Disease, Stanford University School of Medicine, Stanford, California, USA
    J Infect Dis 190:303-10. 2004
    ..Helicobacter pylori infection is thought to modify susceptibility to gastroenteritis...
  6. pmc Reproducibility of QuantiFERON-TB gold in-tube assay
    Sharon Perry
    Division of Infectious Diseases and Geographic Medicine, Stanford University School of Medicine, Stanford, California 94305 5407, USA
    Clin Vaccine Immunol 15:425-32. 2008
    ..Further studies are needed to characterize the predictive value of the test for U.S. foreign-born and other targeted screening populations...
  7. pmc Infection with Helicobacter pylori is associated with protection against tuberculosis
    Sharon Perry
    Division of Infectious Diseases and Geographic Medicine, Stanford University School of Medicine, Stanford, California, United States of America
    PLoS ONE 5:e8804. 2010
    ..We explored the hypothesis that H. pylori contributes to the control of infection with Mycobacterium tuberculosis...
  8. doi The impact of mucosal infections on acquisition and progression of tuberculosis
    S Perry
    Division of Infectious Diseases and Geographic Medicine, Stanford University, Stanford, CA, USA
    Mucosal Immunol 4:246-51. 2011
    ..Understanding how the complexity of microbial exposures influences host immunity may have important implications for vaccine development and therapeutic interventions...
  9. ncbi Helicobacter pylori infection in different generations of Hispanics in the San Francisco Bay Area
    Chiaojung J Tsai
    Department of Health Research and Policy, Stanford University School of Medicine, Stanford, CA 94305 5107, USA
    Am J Epidemiol 162:351-7. 2005
    ..76, 95% CI: 1.20, 2.68), and crowding (OR = 1.23, 95% CI: 0.84, 1.79). Both the household and birth-country environments probably contributed to declining H. pylori prevalence among successive generations of Hispanics...
  10. ncbi Risk of intestinal helminth and protozoan infection in a refugee population
    Parveen K Garg
    Department of Medicine, Stanford University, Stanford, California, USA
    Am J Trop Med Hyg 73:386-91. 2005
    ..As refugees represent only a fraction of recent immigrants from endemic countries, current studies in nonrefugee groups are also needed...
  11. pmc Significance of transiently positive enzyme-linked immunosorbent assay results in detection of Helicobacter pylori in stool samples from children
    Thomas D Haggerty
    Division of Infectious Diseases and Geographic Medicine, Department of Medicine, Stanford University, 300 Pasteur Dr, Stanford, CA 94305 5107, USA
    J Clin Microbiol 43:2220-3. 2005
    ..pylori are common and represent H. pylori in the majority of cases where sequences can be obtained. A not-insignificant percentage of antigen-positive stools, however, may represent other Helicobacter species...
  12. doi Clinical application and limitations of interferon-gamma release assays for the diagnosis of latent tuberculosis infection
    Victor Herrera
    Department of Medicine, Division of Infectious Diseases and Geographic Medicine, Stanford University School of Medicine, Palo Alto, California, USA
    Clin Infect Dis 52:1031-7. 2011
    ..In this review, we present an overview of the current recommendations and knowledge in the field and discuss practical approaches in areas of uncertainty related to discordant IGRA results...
  13. pmc Decreasing intestinal parasites in recent Northern California refugees
    Alicia H Chang
    Division of Infectious Diseases and Geographic Medicine, Stanford University, Stanford, California 94305, USA
    Am J Trop Med Hyg 88:191-7. 2013
    ..identified more infected individuals than stool exams. Helminth infections are increasingly rare in refugees to Northern California. Routine screening stool microscopy may be unnecessary in all refugees...
  14. pmc Use of insecticide-treated nets (ITNs) following a malaria education intervention in Piron, Mali: a control trial with systematic allocation of households
    Michelle Rhee
    Health Research and Policy Department, Stanford Medical School, Stanford University, Stanford, CA 94305, USA
    Malar J 4:35. 2005
    ..A barrier to ITN use may be lack of knowledge regarding malaria transmission and prevention. This study is a controlled trial comparing ITN use and malaria knowledge levels between households in Piron, Mali, undertaken in 2003...
  15. pmc Real-time PCR testing for mecA reduces vancomycin usage and length of hospitalization for patients infected with methicillin-sensitive staphylococci
    David T Nguyen
    Department of Pathology, Stanford University School of Medicine, Stanford, California 94305, USA
    J Clin Microbiol 48:785-90. 2010
    ..In the face of ever-rising health care expenditures in the United States, these findings have important implications for improving outcomes and decreasing costs...
  16. ncbi High levels of adherence do not prevent accumulation of HIV drug resistance mutations
    David R Bangsberg
    Epidemiology and Prevention Interventions Center, Division of Infectious Diseases, San Francisco General Hospital, California, USA
    AIDS 17:1925-32. 2003
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  17. ncbi Urine testing to monitor adherence to TB preventive therapy
    Sharon Perry
    University of California San Francisco, San Francisco, CA, USA
    J Clin Epidemiol 55:235-8. 2002
    ..The test may be useful as part of an adherence-monitoring program when used in conjunction with self-reported measures...
  18. ncbi No door to lock: victimization among homeless and marginally housed persons
    Margot B Kushel
    Division of General Internal Medicine, University of California, San Francisco San Francisco General Hospital, University of California, San Francisco, CA 94143, USA
    Arch Intern Med 163:2492-9. 2003
    ..To determine the prevalence, distribution, and factors associated with sexual and physical assault, we surveyed homeless and marginally housed adults in San Francisco, Calif...
  19. ncbi Depression and drug use impact health status among marginally housed HIV-infected individuals
    Elise D Riley
    University of California, San Francisco General Hospital, Epidemiology and Prevention Interventions Center, Division of Infectious Diseases, San Francisco, California 94110, USA
    AIDS Patient Care STDS 17:401-6. 2003
    ..It appeared that depression and drug-related variables were associated with multiple dimensions of health status in this population. Interventions to treat depression and addiction may improve the health status of HIV-infected HMH...
  20. ncbi Depression, adherence to HAART, and survival
    Sharon Perry
    Focus 17:5-6. 2002
  21. pmc Emergency department use among the homeless and marginally housed: results from a community-based study
    Margot B Kushel
    Division of General Internal Medicine, University of California at San Francisco San Francisco General Hospital, San Francisco, Calif 94143, USA
    Am J Public Health 92:778-84. 2002
    ..This study examined factors associated with emergency department use among homeless and marginally housed persons...

Research Grants2

  1. Immunoepidemiology of Concomittant Infection
    Sharon Perry; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..S. foreign born and the developing world. ..