Stephanie A Boone
Affiliation: University of Arizona
- Occurrence of bacteria and biochemical markers on public surfacesKelly A Reynolds
The University of Arizona, Department of Soil, Water and Environmental Science, Environmental Research Laboratory, 2601 E Airport Drive, Tucson, AZ 85706, USA
Int J Environ Health Res 15:225-34. 2005..Children's playground equipment is identified as a priority surface for additional research on the occurrence of and potential exposure to infectious disease causing agents...
- The occurrence of influenza A virus on household and day care center fomitesStephanie A Boone
Department of Soil, Water and Environmental Science, University of Arizona, Tucson, AZ 85721, USA
J Infect 51:103-9. 2005..The goal of this study was to evaluate the prevalence of influenza A virus on surfaces in day care and home settings to better assess the potential role of fomites in the transmission of influenza...
- Occurrence of bacteria and viruses on elementary classroom surfaces and the potential role of classroom hygiene in the spread of infectious diseasesKelly R Bright
University of Arizona, Department of Soil, Water and Environmental Science, Tucson, Arizona, USA
J Sch Nurs 26:33-41. 2010..32 times more likely to report absenteeism due to illness than children in the intervention classrooms and were absent longer (on average). Improved classroom hygiene may reduce the incidence of infection and thus student absenteeism...
- Significance of fomites in the spread of respiratory and enteric viral diseaseStephanie A Boone
University of Arizona, 1117 East Lowell Street Building 90, Room 415, Tucson, AZ 85721, USA
Appl Environ Microbiol 73:1687-96. 2007
- Persistence of category A select agents in the environmentRyan Sinclair
Department of Soil, Water and Environmental Science, University of Arizona, Tucson, Arizona 85721, USA
Appl Environ Microbiol 74:555-63. 2008