Mark S Dworkin

Summary

Affiliation: University of Illinois at Chicago
Country: USA

Publications

  1. doi request reprint The epidemiology of necrotizing fasciitis including factors associated with death and amputation
    M S Dworkin
    Division of Epidemiology and Biostatistics, University of Illinois at Chicago School of Public Health, Chicago, IL 60612 4394, USA
    Epidemiol Infect 137:1609-14. 2009
  2. pmc Tick-borne relapsing fever
    Mark S Dworkin
    Division of Epidemiology and Biostatistics, University of Illinois at Chicago, School of Public Health, 1603 West Taylor Street, Chicago, IL 60612, USA
    Infect Dis Clin North Am 22:449-68, viii. 2008
  3. ncbi request reprint The changing epidemiology of invasive Haemophilus influenzae disease, especially in persons > or = 65 years old
    Mark S Dworkin
    Division of Infectious Diseases, Illinois Department of Public Health, Chicago, IL 60612, USA
    Clin Infect Dis 44:810-6. 2007
  4. ncbi request reprint Tick-borne relapsing fever in North America
    Mark S Dworkin
    Illinois Department of Public Health, Chicago, Illinois, USA
    Med Clin North Am 86:417-33, viii-ix. 2002
  5. ncbi request reprint An outbreak of noninvasive group A streptococcal disease in a facility for the developmentally disabled
    Mark S Dworkin
    Division of Infectious Diseases, Illinois Department of Public Health, Chicago, 60601, USA
    Am J Infect Control 34:296-300. 2006
  6. doi request reprint Factors associated with newly diagnosed HIV among persons with concomitant sexually transmitted diseases
    Gregory D Huhn
    Ruth M Rothstein CORE Center, Cook County Bureau of Health, Rush University Medical Center, Chicago, Illinois, USA
    Sex Transm Dis 35:731-7. 2008
  7. ncbi request reprint Categorization, prioritization, and surveillance of potential bioterrorism agents
    Stephanie M Borchardt
    Division of Infectious Diseases, Illinois Department of Public Health, 160 North LaSalle, 7th Floor South, Chicago, IL 60601, USA
    Infect Dis Clin North Am 20:213-25, vii-viii. 2006
  8. ncbi request reprint Adults are whooping, but are internists listening?
    Mark S Dworkin
    Illinois Department of Public Health, Chicago, Illinois 60601, USA
    Ann Intern Med 142:832-5. 2005
  9. ncbi request reprint Management of outbreaks of methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus infection in the neonatal intensive care unit: a consensus statement
    Susan I Gerber
    Chicago Department of Public Health, Chicago, IL 60612, USA
    Infect Control Hosp Epidemiol 27:139-45. 2006
  10. ncbi request reprint Outbreak of travel-related pontiac fever among hotel guests illustrating the need for better diagnostic tests
    Gregory D Huhn
    Illinois Department of Public Health, Chicago, IL, USA
    J Travel Med 12:173-9. 2005

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Publications30

  1. doi request reprint The epidemiology of necrotizing fasciitis including factors associated with death and amputation
    M S Dworkin
    Division of Epidemiology and Biostatistics, University of Illinois at Chicago School of Public Health, Chicago, IL 60612 4394, USA
    Epidemiol Infect 137:1609-14. 2009
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  2. pmc Tick-borne relapsing fever
    Mark S Dworkin
    Division of Epidemiology and Biostatistics, University of Illinois at Chicago, School of Public Health, 1603 West Taylor Street, Chicago, IL 60612, USA
    Infect Dis Clin North Am 22:449-68, viii. 2008
    ..Although relapsing fever is acquired in many parts of the world, this article focuses primarily on knowledge about TBRF in North America...
  3. ncbi request reprint The changing epidemiology of invasive Haemophilus influenzae disease, especially in persons > or = 65 years old
    Mark S Dworkin
    Division of Infectious Diseases, Illinois Department of Public Health, Chicago, IL 60612, USA
    Clin Infect Dis 44:810-6. 2007
    ..Few studies have reported the epidemiological characteristics of Haemophilus influenzae disease among adults...
  4. ncbi request reprint Tick-borne relapsing fever in North America
    Mark S Dworkin
    Illinois Department of Public Health, Chicago, Illinois, USA
    Med Clin North Am 86:417-33, viii-ix. 2002
    ..Most cases have been acquired from exposure to rustic tick-infested cabins and caves. This article reviews relapsing fever, especially tick-borne relapsing fever in North America...
  5. ncbi request reprint An outbreak of noninvasive group A streptococcal disease in a facility for the developmentally disabled
    Mark S Dworkin
    Division of Infectious Diseases, Illinois Department of Public Health, Chicago, 60601, USA
    Am J Infect Control 34:296-300. 2006
    ..Reports of outbreaks of group A streptococcal disease in long-term care facilities are uncommon...
  6. doi request reprint Factors associated with newly diagnosed HIV among persons with concomitant sexually transmitted diseases
    Gregory D Huhn
    Ruth M Rothstein CORE Center, Cook County Bureau of Health, Rush University Medical Center, Chicago, Illinois, USA
    Sex Transm Dis 35:731-7. 2008
    ..We evaluated Illinois and Chicago Departments of Public Health surveillance databases to determine risk factors associated with newly diagnosed HIV among persons with bacterial sexually transmitted diseases (STDs)...
  7. ncbi request reprint Categorization, prioritization, and surveillance of potential bioterrorism agents
    Stephanie M Borchardt
    Division of Infectious Diseases, Illinois Department of Public Health, 160 North LaSalle, 7th Floor South, Chicago, IL 60601, USA
    Infect Dis Clin North Am 20:213-25, vii-viii. 2006
  8. ncbi request reprint Adults are whooping, but are internists listening?
    Mark S Dworkin
    Illinois Department of Public Health, Chicago, Illinois 60601, USA
    Ann Intern Med 142:832-5. 2005
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  9. ncbi request reprint Management of outbreaks of methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus infection in the neonatal intensive care unit: a consensus statement
    Susan I Gerber
    Chicago Department of Public Health, Chicago, IL 60612, USA
    Infect Control Hosp Epidemiol 27:139-45. 2006
    ..To better understand these issues on a regional level, the CDPH and the Evanston Department of Health and Human Services (EDHHS; Evanston, Illinois) began an investigation...
  10. ncbi request reprint Outbreak of travel-related pontiac fever among hotel guests illustrating the need for better diagnostic tests
    Gregory D Huhn
    Illinois Department of Public Health, Chicago, IL, USA
    J Travel Med 12:173-9. 2005
    ..We investigated to identify the cause and source of illness to guide control measures...
  11. ncbi request reprint An Outbreak of Varicella among children attending preschool and elementary school in Illinois
    Mark S Dworkin
    Division of Infectious Diseases, Illinois Department of Public Health, Springfield, IL, USA
    Clin Infect Dis 35:102-4. 2002
    ..7; 95% confidence interval, 1.1-13.1; P=.04). The efficacy of varicella vaccine might be improved if administration of the initial vaccine dose is delayed until children are >/=15 months of age...
  12. ncbi request reprint Baseline knowledge survey of restaurant food handlers in suburban Chicago: do restaurant food handlers know what they need to know to keep consumers safe?
    Mindi R Manes
    Division of Epidemiology and Biostatistics, School of Public Health, University of Illinois at Chicago, Chicago, IL 60612, USA
    J Environ Health 76:18-26; quiz 67. 2013
    ..These data provide targets for educational interventions to remedy knowledge gaps in food handlers in order to prevent food poisoning from restaurants...
  13. ncbi request reprint A review of progressive multifocal leukoencephalopathy in persons with and without AIDS
    Mark S Dworkin
    Illinois Department of Public Health, Chicago, Illinois, USA
    Curr Clin Top Infect Dis 22:181-95. 2002
  14. pmc The association of contact lens solution use and Acanthamoeba keratitis
    Charlotte E Joslin
    Department of Ophthalmology and Visual Sciences, University of Illinois at Chicago, Chicago, IL 60612, USA
    Am J Ophthalmol 144:169-180. 2007
    ..To investigate Acanthamoeba keratitis (AK) risk factors. Diagnosis of AK, a rare but serious corneal infection, has recently increased significantly at the University of Illinois at Chicago (UIC) Cornea Service...
  15. pmc Fear of bioterrorism and implications for public health preparedness
    Mark S Dworkin
    Illinois Department of Public Health, Chicago, Illinois 60601, USA
    Emerg Infect Dis 9:503-5. 2003
    ..These data demonstrate increased volume of submissions to a public health laboratory resulting from fear of bioterrorism...
  16. ncbi request reprint The epidemiology of blastomycosis in Illinois and factors associated with death
    Mark S Dworkin
    Illinois Department of Public Health, Div of Infectious Diseases, Chicago, Illinois 60601, USA
    Clin Infect Dis 41:e107-11. 2005
    ..Blastomycosis is a systemic fungal disease that may be asymptomatic or progressive and may lead to death...
  17. ncbi request reprint An outbreak of ammonia poisoning from chicken tenders served in a school lunch
    Mark S Dworkin
    Illinois Department of Public Health, Division of Infectious Diseases, 106 North LaSalle Street, 7th Floor South, Chicago, Illinois 60601, USA
    J Food Prot 67:1299-302. 2004
    ..This outbreak of ammonia poisoning is only the second reported in food, and the first in a solid food. Heated chicken tenders contaminated with ammonia can cause acute illness within a short period of time...
  18. ncbi request reprint Tuberculosis prevention in Mexican immigrants: limitations of short-course therapy
    Namratha R Kandula
    Robert Wood Johnson Clinical Scholars Program, University of Chicago, Chicago, Illinois 60637, USA
    Am J Prev Med 26:163-6. 2004
    ..However, RIF/PZA requires intensive patient and laboratory monitoring for hepatotoxicity...
  19. ncbi request reprint The epidemiology of tick-borne relapsing fever in the United States
    Mark S Dworkin
    Epidemic Intelligence Service, Washington State Department of Health, Seattle 98155, USA
    Am J Trop Med Hyg 66:753-8. 2002
    ..TBRF is endemic in the United States and is a disease affecting travelers, who may return home with the disease to areas where physicians are not familiar with it...
  20. ncbi request reprint Is the recent emergence of community-associated methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus among participants in competitive sports limited to participants?
    Stephanie M Borchardt
    Clin Infect Dis 40:906-7. 2005
  21. pmc Two outbreaks of occupationally acquired histoplasmosis: more than workers at risk
    Gregory D Huhn
    Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, Georgia, USA
    Environ Health Perspect 113:585-9. 2005
    ..The objective of this study was to determine the etiology and risk factors for acute histoplasmosis in two outbreaks in Illinois among laborers at a landfill in 2001 and at a bridge reconstruction site in 2003...
  22. ncbi request reprint Is the severity of mumps related to the number of doses of mumps-containing vaccine?
    Stephanie M Borchardt
    Clin Infect Dis 45:939-40. 2007
  23. ncbi request reprint Monkeypox in the Western hemisphere
    Gregory D Huhn
    N Engl J Med 350:1790-1; author reply 1790-1. 2004
  24. ncbi request reprint Differences in prescription of antiretroviral therapy in a large cohort of HIV-infected patients
    A D McNaghten
    Division of HIV AIDS Prevention, National Center for HIV, STD, and TB Prevention, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, 1600 Clifton Road NE, Mail Stop E47, Atlanta, GA 30333, U S A
    J Acquir Immune Defic Syndr 32:499-505. 2003
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  25. ncbi request reprint Vaccination usage among an old-order Amish community in Illinois
    Jonathan S Yoder
    Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, GA 30341, USA
    Pediatr Infect Dis J 25:1182-3. 2006
    ..In this survey, the Amish do not universally reject vaccines, adequate vaccination coverage in Amish communities can be achieved, and Amish objections to vaccines might not be for religious reasons...
  26. ncbi request reprint Prevalence and correlates of fatigue among persons with HIV infection
    Patrick S Sullivan
    Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Division of HIV AIDS Prevention Surveillance and Epidemiology, 1600 Clifton Road E 46, Atlanta, GA 30333, USA
    J Pain Symptom Manage 25:329-33. 2003
    ..Fatigue cannot be viewed solely as a constitutional symptom of progressive HIV disease. Physicians should seek underlying, treatable causes for fatigue such as depression and anemia and treat these conditions when they are found...
  27. ncbi request reprint The emergence of west nile virus during a large outbreak in Illinois in 2002
    Gregory D Huhn
    Epidemic Intelligence Service, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, Georgia, USA
    Am J Trop Med Hyg 72:768-76. 2005
    ..3, 95% confidence interval [CI] = 2.6-4.3%) and death (RR = 22.3, 95% CI = 5.5-90.4%). Clinicians evaluating elderly patients with WNV infection should assess patients closely for progression of disease...
  28. ncbi request reprint AIDS wasting syndrome: trends, influence on opportunistic infections, and survival
    Mark S Dworkin
    Division of HIV AIDS Prevention Surveillance and Epidemiology, National Center for HIV, STD and TB Prevention, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, GA 30333, USA
    J Acquir Immune Defic Syndr 33:267-73. 2003
    ..The authors' study provides supportive information that treatment of wasting syndrome may have a favorable impact on survival...
  29. pmc Myocarditis Outbreak among Adults, Illinois, 2003
    Gregory D Huhn
    Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, Georgia, USA
    Emerg Infect Dis 11:1621-4. 2005
    ..Appropriate specimen collection from patients with idiopathic cardiomyopathy and further enhancement of diagnostic techniques are needed...
  30. ncbi request reprint Bacterial diarrhea in persons with HIV infection, United States, 1992-2002
    Travis H Sanchez
    Division of HIV AIDS Prevention Surveillance and Epidemiology, National Center for HIV, STD, and TB Prevention, National Center for Infectious Disease, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, GA, USA
    Clin Infect Dis 41:1621-7. 2005
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