Elizabeth J Carlton

Summary

Affiliation: University of California
Country: USA

Publications

  1. pmc The impact of Schistosoma japonicum infection and treatment on ultrasound-detectable morbidity: a five-year cohort study in Southwest China
    Elizabeth J Carlton
    Department of Environmental Health Sciences, University of California, Berkeley, California, United States of America
    PLoS Negl Trop Dis 4:e685. 2010
  2. pmc Repeated Schistosoma japonicum infection following treatment in two cohorts: evidence for host susceptibility to helminthiasis?
    Elizabeth J Carlton
    Environmental Health Sciences, School of Public Health, University of California, Berkeley, California, United States of America
    PLoS Negl Trop Dis 7:e2098. 2013
  3. pmc Evaluation of mammalian and intermediate host surveillance methods for detecting schistosomiasis reemergence in southwest China
    Elizabeth J Carlton
    Division of Environmental Health Sciences, School of Public Health, University of California, Berkeley, California, USA
    PLoS Negl Trop Dis 5:e987. 2011
  4. pmc Toward sustainable and comprehensive control of schistosomiasis in China: lessons from Sichuan
    Edmund Y W Seto
    School of Public Health, University of California, Berkeley, California, United States of America
    PLoS Negl Trop Dis 5:e1372. 2011
  5. doi request reprint Evaluation of an educational intervention on villagers' knowledge, attitude and behaviour regarding transmission of Schistosoma japonicum in Sichuan province, China
    Shuo Wang
    School of Public Health, University of California, Berkeley, CA, USA
    Acta Trop 127:226-35. 2013
  6. ncbi request reprint Disease transmission models for public health decision-making: designing intervention strategies for Schistosoma japonicum
    Edmund Y W Seto
    School of Public Health, University of California, Berkeley, CA 94720, USA
    Adv Exp Med Biol 673:172-83. 2010
  7. pmc Use of ultrasonography to evaluate Schistosoma japonicum-related morbidity in children, Sichuan Province, China, 2000-2007
    Michelle S Hsiang
    Global Health Sciences, University of California, San Francisco, California 94105, USA
    Am J Trop Med Hyg 82:103-11. 2010
  8. pmc Field evaluation of a PCR test for Schistosoma japonicum egg detection in low-prevalence regions of China
    Mai S Fung
    Environmental Health Sciences, School of Public Health, University of California Berkeley, CA 94720, USA
    Am J Trop Med Hyg 87:1053-8. 2012
  9. pmc Regional disparities in the burden of disease attributable to unsafe water and poor sanitation in China
    Elizabeth J Carlton
    School of Public Health, University of California, Berkeley, USA
    Bull World Health Organ 90:578-87. 2012
  10. pmc Using variable importance measures from causal inference to rank risk factors of schistosomiasis infection in a rural setting in China
    Sylvia Ek Sudat
    Division of Biostatistics, University of California, Berkeley, USA
    Epidemiol Perspect Innov 7:3. 2010

Detail Information

Publications10

  1. pmc The impact of Schistosoma japonicum infection and treatment on ultrasound-detectable morbidity: a five-year cohort study in Southwest China
    Elizabeth J Carlton
    Department of Environmental Health Sciences, University of California, Berkeley, California, United States of America
    PLoS Negl Trop Dis 4:e685. 2010
    ..Ultrasonography allows for non-invasive examination of the liver and spleen and can further our understanding of schistosomiasis morbidity...
  2. pmc Repeated Schistosoma japonicum infection following treatment in two cohorts: evidence for host susceptibility to helminthiasis?
    Elizabeth J Carlton
    Environmental Health Sciences, School of Public Health, University of California, Berkeley, California, United States of America
    PLoS Negl Trop Dis 7:e2098. 2013
    ..Such individuals are not only at risk of morbidity, but may be important parasite reservoirs and appropriate targets for disease control interventions...
  3. pmc Evaluation of mammalian and intermediate host surveillance methods for detecting schistosomiasis reemergence in southwest China
    Elizabeth J Carlton
    Division of Environmental Health Sciences, School of Public Health, University of California, Berkeley, California, USA
    PLoS Negl Trop Dis 5:e987. 2011
    ..Schistosomiasis has reemerged in China, threatening schistosomiasis elimination efforts. Surveillance methods that can identify locations where schistosomiasis has reemerged are needed to prevent the further spread of infections...
  4. pmc Toward sustainable and comprehensive control of schistosomiasis in China: lessons from Sichuan
    Edmund Y W Seto
    School of Public Health, University of California, Berkeley, California, United States of America
    PLoS Negl Trop Dis 5:e1372. 2011
    ..Experiences and lessons from China are important for shaping the schistosomiasis elimination agenda...
  5. doi request reprint Evaluation of an educational intervention on villagers' knowledge, attitude and behaviour regarding transmission of Schistosoma japonicum in Sichuan province, China
    Shuo Wang
    School of Public Health, University of California, Berkeley, CA, USA
    Acta Trop 127:226-35. 2013
    ..Considering the difficulties of occupation-associated behaviour change and knowledge reinforcement in general, longer-term education programmes should be considered in the future. ..
  6. ncbi request reprint Disease transmission models for public health decision-making: designing intervention strategies for Schistosoma japonicum
    Edmund Y W Seto
    School of Public Health, University of California, Berkeley, CA 94720, USA
    Adv Exp Med Biol 673:172-83. 2010
    ..Finally, we present a new model structure that considers how heterogeneous populations are interconnected, which has particular relevance to understanding disease control and emergence in today's highly mobile world...
  7. pmc Use of ultrasonography to evaluate Schistosoma japonicum-related morbidity in children, Sichuan Province, China, 2000-2007
    Michelle S Hsiang
    Global Health Sciences, University of California, San Francisco, California 94105, USA
    Am J Trop Med Hyg 82:103-11. 2010
    ..We also suggest methodological refinements to improve reliability of ultrasonography for large-scale assessment of S. japonicum-related subclinical morbidity in children...
  8. pmc Field evaluation of a PCR test for Schistosoma japonicum egg detection in low-prevalence regions of China
    Mai S Fung
    Environmental Health Sciences, School of Public Health, University of California Berkeley, CA 94720, USA
    Am J Trop Med Hyg 87:1053-8. 2012
    ..The sensitivity of PCR makes it a promising tool for schistosomiasis diagnostics and screening, although egg shedding variability and stool sample size present challenges for any detection method in low-transmission areas...
  9. pmc Regional disparities in the burden of disease attributable to unsafe water and poor sanitation in China
    Elizabeth J Carlton
    School of Public Health, University of California, Berkeley, USA
    Bull World Health Organ 90:578-87. 2012
    ..To estimate the disease burden attributable to unsafe water and poor sanitation and hygiene in China, to identify high-burden groups and to inform improvement measures...
  10. pmc Using variable importance measures from causal inference to rank risk factors of schistosomiasis infection in a rural setting in China
    Sylvia Ek Sudat
    Division of Biostatistics, University of California, Berkeley, USA
    Epidemiol Perspect Innov 7:3. 2010
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