M E Kimerling

Summary

Affiliation: University of Alabama at Birmingham
Country: USA

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Restriction fragment length polymorphism screening of Mycobacterium tuberculosis isolates: population surveillance for targeting disease transmission in a community
    M E Kimerling
    Division of International Health, School of Public Health, University of Alabama at Birmingham, 35294 0022, USA
    Int J Tuberc Lung Dis 2:655-62. 1998
  2. ncbi request reprint The risk of MDR-TB and polyresistant tuberculosis among the civilian population of Tomsk city, Siberia, 1999
    M E Kimerling
    Department of General Internal Medicine, UAB School of Medicine, Birmingham, Alabama, USA
    Int J Tuberc Lung Dis 7:866-72. 2003
  3. ncbi request reprint Prevalence of pulmonary tuberculosis among HIV-infected persons in a home care program in Phnom Penh, Cambodia
    M E Kimerling
    Gorgas Memorial Institute, Initiative for Tuberculosis Control, Birmingham, Alabama, USA
    Int J Tuberc Lung Dis 6:988-94. 2002
  4. ncbi request reprint Preventable childhood tuberculosis in Alabama: implications and opportunity
    M E Kimerling
    Department of Medicine, University of Alabama at Birmingham, USA
    Pediatrics 105:E53. 2000
  5. ncbi request reprint Spot sputum screening: evaluation of an intervention in two homeless shelters
    M E Kimerling
    Division of General Internal Medicine, School of Medicine, University of Alabama at Birmingham, USA
    Int J Tuberc Lung Dis 3:613-9. 1999
  6. ncbi request reprint Inadequacy of the current WHO re-treatment regimen in a central Siberian prison: treatment failure and MDR-TB
    M E Kimerling
    Department of Medicine, School of Medicine, University of Alabama at Birmingham, USA
    Int J Tuberc Lung Dis 3:451-3. 1999
  7. ncbi request reprint The cost of intensified case finding and isoniazid preventive therapy for HIV-infected patients in Battambang, Cambodia
    B S Sutton
    Department of Finance, Economics and Quantitative Methods, University of Alabama at Birmingham, Birmingham, Alabama 35294 4460, USA
    Int J Tuberc Lung Dis 13:713-8. 2009
  8. pmc Identification of a contaminating Mycobacterium tuberculosis strain with a transposition of an IS6110 insertion element resulting in an altered spoligotype
    W H Benjamin
    The University of Alabama at Birmingham, Birmingham, AL 35294-0012, USA
    J Clin Microbiol 39:1092-6. 2001
  9. ncbi request reprint Predictors of smear-negative pulmonary tuberculosis in HIV-infected patients, Battambang, Cambodia
    A Tamhane
    Department of Medicine, Gorgas Tuberculosis Initiative, Division of Infectious Diseases, The University of Alabama at Birmingham, Birmingham, Alabama, USA
    Int J Tuberc Lung Dis 13:347-54. 2009
  10. ncbi request reprint Pulmonary tuberculosis among patients visiting a voluntary confidential counseling and testing center, Cambodia
    P Chheng
    Gorgas Tuberculosis Initiative, William C Gorgas Center for Geographic Medicine, Division of Infectious Diseases, Department of Medicine, The University of Alabama at Birmingham, Birmingham, Alabama, USA
    Int J Tuberc Lung Dis 12:54-62. 2008

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Publications13

  1. ncbi request reprint Restriction fragment length polymorphism screening of Mycobacterium tuberculosis isolates: population surveillance for targeting disease transmission in a community
    M E Kimerling
    Division of International Health, School of Public Health, University of Alabama at Birmingham, 35294 0022, USA
    Int J Tuberc Lung Dis 2:655-62. 1998
    ..Alabama State Tuberculosis Control Program, USA...
  2. ncbi request reprint The risk of MDR-TB and polyresistant tuberculosis among the civilian population of Tomsk city, Siberia, 1999
    M E Kimerling
    Department of General Internal Medicine, UAB School of Medicine, Birmingham, Alabama, USA
    Int J Tuberc Lung Dis 7:866-72. 2003
    ..Tomsk, Siberia, Russian Federation...
  3. ncbi request reprint Prevalence of pulmonary tuberculosis among HIV-infected persons in a home care program in Phnom Penh, Cambodia
    M E Kimerling
    Gorgas Memorial Institute, Initiative for Tuberculosis Control, Birmingham, Alabama, USA
    Int J Tuberc Lung Dis 6:988-94. 2002
    ..Phnom Penh, Cambodia...
  4. ncbi request reprint Preventable childhood tuberculosis in Alabama: implications and opportunity
    M E Kimerling
    Department of Medicine, University of Alabama at Birmingham, USA
    Pediatrics 105:E53. 2000
    ..Childhood tuberculosis (TB) cases indicate recent community transmission and thus reflect the effectiveness of TB control efforts, particularly the contact investigation...
  5. ncbi request reprint Spot sputum screening: evaluation of an intervention in two homeless shelters
    M E Kimerling
    Division of General Internal Medicine, School of Medicine, University of Alabama at Birmingham, USA
    Int J Tuberc Lung Dis 3:613-9. 1999
    ..Two homeless shelters in Birmingham, Alabama...
  6. ncbi request reprint Inadequacy of the current WHO re-treatment regimen in a central Siberian prison: treatment failure and MDR-TB
    M E Kimerling
    Department of Medicine, School of Medicine, University of Alabama at Birmingham, USA
    Int J Tuberc Lung Dis 3:451-3. 1999
    ..6%. Such a rate is a warning call to reconsider prison control strategies, and importantly, to address the treatment regimens necessary to combat an institutional epidemic of MDR-TB...
  7. ncbi request reprint The cost of intensified case finding and isoniazid preventive therapy for HIV-infected patients in Battambang, Cambodia
    B S Sutton
    Department of Finance, Economics and Quantitative Methods, University of Alabama at Birmingham, Birmingham, Alabama 35294 4460, USA
    Int J Tuberc Lung Dis 13:713-8. 2009
    ..The current study evaluates one of four pilot sites initiated in Cambodia to establish feasible and effective ways to manage patients with human immunodeficiency virus (HIV) infection and tuberculosis (TB)...
  8. pmc Identification of a contaminating Mycobacterium tuberculosis strain with a transposition of an IS6110 insertion element resulting in an altered spoligotype
    W H Benjamin
    The University of Alabama at Birmingham, Birmingham, AL 35294-0012, USA
    J Clin Microbiol 39:1092-6. 2001
    ..Traditional epidemiologic techniques are a necessary complement to molecular fingerprinting so that radical changes within the fingerprint pattern can be identified...
  9. ncbi request reprint Predictors of smear-negative pulmonary tuberculosis in HIV-infected patients, Battambang, Cambodia
    A Tamhane
    Department of Medicine, Gorgas Tuberculosis Initiative, Division of Infectious Diseases, The University of Alabama at Birmingham, Birmingham, Alabama, USA
    Int J Tuberc Lung Dis 13:347-54. 2009
    ..Retrospective data analysis of human immunodeficiency virus (HIV) infected patients attending an HIV clinic (referral hospital), Cambodia. Chest X-rays (CXRs) were read independently by onsite and offsite physicians...
  10. ncbi request reprint Pulmonary tuberculosis among patients visiting a voluntary confidential counseling and testing center, Cambodia
    P Chheng
    Gorgas Tuberculosis Initiative, William C Gorgas Center for Geographic Medicine, Division of Infectious Diseases, Department of Medicine, The University of Alabama at Birmingham, Birmingham, Alabama, USA
    Int J Tuberc Lung Dis 12:54-62. 2008
    ..Voluntary counseling and confidential testing center (VCCT), Battambang District, Cambodia...
  11. ncbi request reprint Evaluating the strengths and weaknesses of tuberculosis educational activities for prisoners in Honduras
    J M Mangan
    Lung Health Center and Division of Pulmonary, Allergy, and Critical Care Medicine, Department of Medicine, University of Alabama at Birmingham, 35233 7337, USA
    Int J Tuberc Lung Dis 10:1152-8. 2006
    ..Prisons throughout Honduras...
  12. pmc Standardizing contact investigation protocols
    L B Gerald
    Lung Health Center, University of Alabama at Birmingham, Birmingham 35233 7337, USA
    Int J Tuberc Lung Dis 7:S369-74. 2003
    ..The State of Alabama Department of Public Health Division of Tuberculosis Control...
  13. ncbi request reprint Hospital DOTS linkage in Indonesia: a model for DOTS expansion into government and private hospitals
    S R Irawati
    Indonesian Hospital Association, Yogyakarta, Indonesia
    Int J Tuberc Lung Dis 11:33-9. 2007
    ..To accelerate DOTS expansion, the hospital sector and specialized chest clinics must be engaged...