David O Freedman

Summary

Affiliation: University of Alabama at Birmingham
Country: USA

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Treatment failure in intestinal strongyloidiasis: an indicator of HTLV-I infection
    Angelica Terashima
    Instituto de Medicina Tropical Alexander von Humboldt, Universidad Peruana Cayetano Heredia, Lima, Peru
    Int J Infect Dis 6:28-30. 2002
  2. ncbi request reprint Educational programs to enhance medical expertise in tropical diseases: the Gorgas Course experience 1996-2001
    David O Freedman
    Division of Geographic Medicine, University of Alabama at Birmingham, 35294 2170, USA
    Am J Trop Med Hyg 66:526-32. 2002
  3. ncbi request reprint Spectrum of disease and relation to place of exposure among ill returned travelers
    David O Freedman
    Division of Geographic Medicine, University of Alabama at Birmingham, Birmingham, USA
    N Engl J Med 354:119-30. 2006
  4. pmc Seasonality, annual trends, and characteristics of dengue among ill returned travelers, 1997-2006
    Eli Schwartz
    Chaim Sheba Medical Center, Tel Hashomer, Israel
    Emerg Infect Dis 14:1081-8. 2008
  5. pmc Expatriates ill after travel: results from the Geosentinel Surveillance Network
    Poh Lian Lim
    Department of Infectious Diseases, Institute of Infectious Disease and Epidemiology, Tan Tock Seng Hospital, Singapore, Singapore
    BMC Infect Dis 12:386. 2012
  6. pmc Prevalence and predictors of intestinal helminth infections among human immunodeficiency virus type 1-infected adults in an urban African setting
    Kayvon Modjarrad
    Department of Epidemiology, University of Alabama at Birmingham School of Public Health, Birmingham, Alabama, USA
    Am J Trop Med Hyg 73:777-82. 2005
  7. doi request reprint Clinical practice. Malaria prevention in short-term travelers
    David O Freedman
    William C Gorgas Center for Geographic Medicine, Division of Infectious Diseases, University of Alabama at Birmingham, Birmingham, USA
    N Engl J Med 359:603-12. 2008
  8. ncbi request reprint Influenza: changing approaches to prevention and treatment in travelers
    David O Freedman
    Divsion of Geographic Medicine, University of Alabama at Birmingham, Birmingham, AL 35294, USA
    J Travel Med 12:36-44. 2005
  9. doi request reprint Gastrointestinal infection among international travelers globally
    Zoe Greenwood
    Victorian Infectious Diseases Service, Royal Melbourne Hospital, Victoria, Australia
    J Travel Med 15:221-8. 2008
  10. ncbi request reprint Health risks in travelers to China: the GeoSentinel experience and implications for the 2008 Beijing Olympics
    Xiaohong M Davis
    Division of Global Migration and Quarantine, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, Georgia 30333, USA
    Am J Trop Med Hyg 79:4-8. 2008

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Publications17

  1. ncbi request reprint Treatment failure in intestinal strongyloidiasis: an indicator of HTLV-I infection
    Angelica Terashima
    Instituto de Medicina Tropical Alexander von Humboldt, Universidad Peruana Cayetano Heredia, Lima, Peru
    Int J Infect Dis 6:28-30. 2002
    ..All these patients were tested for HTLV-I by ELISA and Western Blot...
  2. ncbi request reprint Educational programs to enhance medical expertise in tropical diseases: the Gorgas Course experience 1996-2001
    David O Freedman
    Division of Geographic Medicine, University of Alabama at Birmingham, 35294 2170, USA
    Am J Trop Med Hyg 66:526-32. 2002
    ..In response to the enrollees' profiles and needs, adult learning theory has been extensively used in course design. Stable professional relationships between multiple educational partners are required for an endeavor of this scope...
  3. ncbi request reprint Spectrum of disease and relation to place of exposure among ill returned travelers
    David O Freedman
    Division of Geographic Medicine, University of Alabama at Birmingham, Birmingham, USA
    N Engl J Med 354:119-30. 2006
    ..Approximately 8 percent of travelers to the developing world require medical care during or after travel. Current understanding of morbidity profiles among ill returned travelers is based on limited data from the 1980s...
  4. pmc Seasonality, annual trends, and characteristics of dengue among ill returned travelers, 1997-2006
    Eli Schwartz
    Chaim Sheba Medical Center, Tel Hashomer, Israel
    Emerg Infect Dis 14:1081-8. 2008
    ..Also, dengue cases detected at atypical times in sentinel travelers may inform the international community of the onset of epidemic activity in specific areas...
  5. pmc Expatriates ill after travel: results from the Geosentinel Surveillance Network
    Poh Lian Lim
    Department of Infectious Diseases, Institute of Infectious Disease and Epidemiology, Tan Tock Seng Hospital, Singapore, Singapore
    BMC Infect Dis 12:386. 2012
    ..Expatriates are a distinct population at unique risk for health problems related to their travel exposure...
  6. pmc Prevalence and predictors of intestinal helminth infections among human immunodeficiency virus type 1-infected adults in an urban African setting
    Kayvon Modjarrad
    Department of Epidemiology, University of Alabama at Birmingham School of Public Health, Birmingham, Alabama, USA
    Am J Trop Med Hyg 73:777-82. 2005
    ..The high helminth prevalence and potential for adverse interactions between helminths and HIV suggests that helminth diagnosis and treatment should be part of routine HIV care...
  7. doi request reprint Clinical practice. Malaria prevention in short-term travelers
    David O Freedman
    William C Gorgas Center for Geographic Medicine, Division of Infectious Diseases, University of Alabama at Birmingham, Birmingham, USA
    N Engl J Med 359:603-12. 2008
  8. ncbi request reprint Influenza: changing approaches to prevention and treatment in travelers
    David O Freedman
    Divsion of Geographic Medicine, University of Alabama at Birmingham, Birmingham, AL 35294, USA
    J Travel Med 12:36-44. 2005
  9. doi request reprint Gastrointestinal infection among international travelers globally
    Zoe Greenwood
    Victorian Infectious Diseases Service, Royal Melbourne Hospital, Victoria, Australia
    J Travel Med 15:221-8. 2008
    ..The objective of this study was to analyze infections associated with oral ingestion of pathogens in international travelers in relation to place of exposure...
  10. ncbi request reprint Health risks in travelers to China: the GeoSentinel experience and implications for the 2008 Beijing Olympics
    Xiaohong M Davis
    Division of Global Migration and Quarantine, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, Georgia 30333, USA
    Am J Trop Med Hyg 79:4-8. 2008
    ..Tropical and parasitic diseases were rare. Pre-travel consultation for China travelers should be individualized according to these findings...
  11. ncbi request reprint Etiology of travel-related fever
    Mary E Wilson
    Harvard Medical School, Boston, Massachusetts, USA
    Curr Opin Infect Dis 20:449-53. 2007
    ..Many potentially life-threatening infections cause fever. Several recent large studies help to define causes of fever in returned travelers...
  12. doi request reprint A comparative analysis of methodological approaches used for estimating risk in travel medicine
    Karin Leder
    Victorian Infectious Diseases Service, Centre for Clinical Research Excellence, Royal Melbourne Hospital, Victoria, Australia
    J Travel Med 15:263-72. 2008
  13. ncbi request reprint Drug-free holidays: pre-travel versus during travel malaria chemoprophylaxis
    G Dennis Shanks
    Am J Trop Med Hyg 77:1-2. 2007
    ..Treatment regimens of antimalarial drugs taken prior to travel could protect persons for up to one month of exposure. We urge additional testing of pre-travel malaria chemoprophylaxis regimens...
  14. ncbi request reprint The practice of travel medicine: guidelines by the Infectious Diseases Society of America
    David R Hill
    National Travel Health Network and Centre, London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine, London, WC1E 6AU, England
    Clin Infect Dis 43:1499-539. 2006
  15. ncbi request reprint Caring for the caregivers
    David O Freedman
    J Travel Med 13:384; author reply 385. 2006
  16. ncbi request reprint Confronting the new challenge in travel medicine: SARS
    Annelies Wilder-Smith
    J Travel Med 10:257-8. 2003
  17. ncbi request reprint Sexual behavior of international travelers visiting Peru
    Miguel M Cabada
    Instituto de Medicina Tropical Alexander von Humboldt, Universidad Peruana Cayetano Heredia, Lima, Peru
    Sex Transm Dis 29:510-3. 2002
    ..Sexual behavior of travelers to Latin America and the sexual behavior of US travelers in general are poorly characterized...