GEORGE THOMAS STRICKLAND

Summary

Affiliation: University of Maryland
Country: USA

Publications

  1. pmc Mapping Lyme disease incidence for diagnostic and preventive decisions, Maryland
    Christina Frank
    University of Maryland Baltimore, Baltimore, MD 21201, USA
    Emerg Infect Dis 8:427-9. 2002
  2. ncbi request reprint Role of hepatitis C infection in chronic liver disease in Egypt
    G Thomas Strickland
    Hepatitis C Prevention Project Department of Epidemiology and Preventive Medicine, University of Maryland School of Medicine, Baltimore, Maryland 21201, USA
    Am J Trop Med Hyg 67:436-42. 2002
  3. doi request reprint Hepatitis C vaccine: supply and demand
    G Thomas Strickland
    International Health Division, Department of Epidemiology and Preventive Medicine, University of Maryland School of Medicine, Baltimore, MD 21201, USA
    Lancet Infect Dis 8:379-86. 2008
  4. ncbi request reprint Liver disease in Egypt: hepatitis C superseded schistosomiasis as a result of iatrogenic and biological factors
    G Thomas Strickland
    Department of Epidemiology and Preventive Medicine, University of Maryland School of Medicine, Baltimore 21201, USA
    Hepatology 43:915-22. 2006
  5. pmc A randomized controlled trial to assess the safety and efficacy of silymarin on symptoms, signs and biomarkers of acute hepatitis
    Samer S El-Kamary
    Department of Epidemiology and Preventive Medicine, University of Maryland School of Medicine, Baltimore, MD 21201, USA
    Phytomedicine 16:391-400. 2009
  6. ncbi request reprint Estimation of the risk of transmission of hepatitis C between spouses in Egypt based on seroprevalence data
    Laurence S Magder
    Department of Epidemiology and Preventive Medicine, University of Maryland School of Medicine, 660 W Redwood Street, Baltimore, MD 21201 1596, USA
    Int J Epidemiol 34:160-5. 2005
  7. ncbi request reprint Prevalence of and risk factors for hepatitis C in rural pregnant Egyptian women
    Sonia K Stoszek
    International Health Division, Department of Epidemiology and Preventive Medicine, School of Medicine, University of Maryland, 660 W Redwood Street, Baltimore, MD 20201, USA
    Trans R Soc Trop Med Hyg 100:102-7. 2006
  8. pmc Strong hepatitis C virus (HCV)-specific cell-mediated immune responses in the absence of viremia or antibodies among uninfected siblings of HCV chronically infected children
    Mohamed Hashem
    Department of Epidemiology and Public Health, University of Maryland School of Medicine, Baltimore, Maryland 21201, USA
    J Infect Dis 203:854-61. 2011
  9. pmc Prospective cohort study of mother-to-infant infection and clearance of hepatitis C in rural Egyptian villages
    Fatma M Shebl
    Department of Epidemiology and Preventive Medicine or Institute of Human Virology, University of Maryland School of Medicine, Baltimore, Maryland 21201, USA
    J Med Virol 81:1024-31. 2009
  10. ncbi request reprint High prevalence of hepatitis E antibodies in pregnant Egyptian women
    Sonia K Stoszek
    International Health Division, Department of Epidemiology and Preventive Medicine, School of Medicine, University of Maryland, 660W Redwood Street, Baltimore, MD 20201, USA
    Trans R Soc Trop Med Hyg 100:95-101. 2006

Research Grants

  1. DETERMINANTS OF HEPATITIS C & E MORBIDITY IN EGYPT
    George Strickland; Fiscal Year: 2004

Collaborators

Detail Information

Publications15

  1. pmc Mapping Lyme disease incidence for diagnostic and preventive decisions, Maryland
    Christina Frank
    University of Maryland Baltimore, Baltimore, MD 21201, USA
    Emerg Infect Dis 8:427-9. 2002
    ..Areas of high incidence were identified on the Upper Eastern Shore of the Chesapeake Bay and in counties north and east of Baltimore City. These latter foci, especially, are not visible when mapping Lyme disease on the county level...
  2. ncbi request reprint Role of hepatitis C infection in chronic liver disease in Egypt
    G Thomas Strickland
    Hepatitis C Prevention Project Department of Epidemiology and Preventive Medicine, University of Maryland School of Medicine, Baltimore, Maryland 21201, USA
    Am J Trop Med Hyg 67:436-42. 2002
    ..These data support the belief that HCV is the predominant cause of CLD in Egypt and suggest there is a large underlying reservoir of HCV-caused liver disease...
  3. doi request reprint Hepatitis C vaccine: supply and demand
    G Thomas Strickland
    International Health Division, Department of Epidemiology and Preventive Medicine, University of Maryland School of Medicine, Baltimore, MD 21201, USA
    Lancet Infect Dis 8:379-86. 2008
    ..Although there is a huge need for therapeutic vaccines, further immunological hurdles must be cleared before one becomes available...
  4. ncbi request reprint Liver disease in Egypt: hepatitis C superseded schistosomiasis as a result of iatrogenic and biological factors
    G Thomas Strickland
    Department of Epidemiology and Preventive Medicine, University of Maryland School of Medicine, Baltimore 21201, USA
    Hepatology 43:915-22. 2006
    ..Efforts have been initiated by the Egyptian MOH to prevent new infections and complications of HCV in the estimated 6 million infected persons...
  5. pmc A randomized controlled trial to assess the safety and efficacy of silymarin on symptoms, signs and biomarkers of acute hepatitis
    Samer S El-Kamary
    Department of Epidemiology and Preventive Medicine, University of Maryland School of Medicine, Baltimore, MD 21201, USA
    Phytomedicine 16:391-400. 2009
    ..In this study, our purpose was to determine whether silymarin improves symptoms, signs and laboratory test results in patients with acute clinical hepatitis, regardless of etiology...
  6. ncbi request reprint Estimation of the risk of transmission of hepatitis C between spouses in Egypt based on seroprevalence data
    Laurence S Magder
    Department of Epidemiology and Preventive Medicine, University of Maryland School of Medicine, 660 W Redwood Street, Baltimore, MD 21201 1596, USA
    Int J Epidemiol 34:160-5. 2005
    ..Transmission of hepatitis C virus (HCV) between spouses could be due to sexual contact, sharing needles, or other routes. There is uncertainty regarding the degree to which HCV is transmitted between spouses...
  7. ncbi request reprint Prevalence of and risk factors for hepatitis C in rural pregnant Egyptian women
    Sonia K Stoszek
    International Health Division, Department of Epidemiology and Preventive Medicine, School of Medicine, University of Maryland, 660 W Redwood Street, Baltimore, MD 20201, USA
    Trans R Soc Trop Med Hyg 100:102-7. 2006
    ..Prevention should be focused on providing appropriate resources and health education should be given to formal and informal health care providers and should be sufficiently broad to adjust for local variations in exposures...
  8. pmc Strong hepatitis C virus (HCV)-specific cell-mediated immune responses in the absence of viremia or antibodies among uninfected siblings of HCV chronically infected children
    Mohamed Hashem
    Department of Epidemiology and Public Health, University of Maryland School of Medicine, Baltimore, Maryland 21201, USA
    J Infect Dis 203:854-61. 2011
    ..We investigated HCV-specific CMI responses in seronegative children living with HCV-infected siblings...
  9. pmc Prospective cohort study of mother-to-infant infection and clearance of hepatitis C in rural Egyptian villages
    Fatma M Shebl
    Department of Epidemiology and Preventive Medicine or Institute of Human Virology, University of Maryland School of Medicine, Baltimore, Maryland 21201, USA
    J Med Virol 81:1024-31. 2009
    ..6%) and 8 (2.4%) infants born of HCV-RNA positive mothers had detectable HCV-RNA at one and 2-3 years of age. Investigating how infants clear infection may provide important information about protective immunity to HCV...
  10. ncbi request reprint High prevalence of hepatitis E antibodies in pregnant Egyptian women
    Sonia K Stoszek
    International Health Division, Department of Epidemiology and Preventive Medicine, School of Medicine, University of Maryland, 660W Redwood Street, Baltimore, MD 20201, USA
    Trans R Soc Trop Med Hyg 100:95-101. 2006
    ..Alternatively, the predominant HEV strain(s) in Egypt are less virulent than those in South Asia...
  11. pmc Comparison of second- and third-generation enzyme immunoassays for detecting antibodies to hepatitis C virus
    Mohamed Abdel-Hamid
    Hepatitis C Project, Egypt, International Health Division, University of Maryland School of Medicine, 660 West Redwood Street, Baltimore, MD 21201, USA
    J Clin Microbiol 40:1656-9. 2002
    ..The main disadvantage of RIBA is the occurrence of indeterminate results, especially among problematic samples. Samples giving discordant results in multiple assays are often indeterminate with the RIBA...
  12. ncbi request reprint Mercury exposure and malaria prevalence among gold miners in Pará, Brazil
    Ellen K Silbergeld
    Department of Environmental Health Sciences, Johns Hopkins University, Bloomberg School of Public Health, Baltimore, MD, USA
    Rev Soc Bras Med Trop 35:421-9. 2002
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  13. ncbi request reprint Assessment of mercury exposure and malaria in a Brazilian Amazon riverine community
    Peter Crompton
    Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, Baltimore, Maryland 21205, USA
    Environ Res 90:69-75. 2002
    ..Although there was no prevalent malaria, the odds of reporting a past malaria infection was four times higher for those also reporting a history of working with mercury...
  14. ncbi request reprint Hepatitis E antibody seroconversion without disease in highly endemic rural Egyptian communities
    Sonia K Stoszek
    International Health Division, Department of Epidemiology and Preventive Medicine, School of Medicine, University of Maryland, 660 W Redwood Street, Baltimore, MD 20201, USA
    Trans R Soc Trop Med Hyg 100:89-94. 2006
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  15. pmc Usefulness of clinical algorithm as screening process to detected malaria in low-to-moderate transmission areas of scarce health related resources
    André R S Périssé
    Department of Epidemiology and Preventive Medicine, Baltimore, MD, United States
    Acta Trop 107:224-9. 2008
    ..Algorithms have been developed to improve health care providers' identification of clinical malaria and could be used as screening to reduce the number of individuals requiring parasitic confirmation before treating...

Research Grants2

  1. DETERMINANTS OF HEPATITIS C & E MORBIDITY IN EGYPT
    George Strickland; Fiscal Year: 2004
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