Geoffrey A Weinberg

Summary

Affiliation: University of Rochester
Country: USA

Publications

  1. pmc Detection of novel rotavirus strain by vaccine postlicensure surveillance
    Geoffrey A Weinberg
    University of Rochester School of Medicine and Dentistry, Rochester, New York 14642, USA
    Emerg Infect Dis 19:1321-3. 2013
  2. doi request reprint Field evaluation of TaqMan Array Card (TAC) for the simultaneous detection of multiple respiratory viruses in children with acute respiratory infection
    Geoffrey A Weinberg
    Department of Pediatrics, University of Rochester School of Medicine and Dentistry, Rochester, NY 14642, United States
    J Clin Virol 57:254-60. 2013
  3. pmc First reports of human rotavirus G8P[4] gastroenteritis in the United States
    Geoffrey A Weinberg
    Department of Pediatrics, University of Rochester School of Medicine and Dentistry, Rochester, New York, USA
    J Clin Microbiol 50:1118-21. 2012
  4. doi request reprint Parainfluenza virus infection of young children: estimates of the population-based burden of hospitalization
    Geoffrey A Weinberg
    Department of Pediatrics, University of Rochester School of Medicine and Dentistry, Rochester, NY 14642, USA
    J Pediatr 154:694-9. 2009
  5. ncbi request reprint Superiority of reverse-transcription polymerase chain reaction to conventional viral culture in the diagnosis of acute respiratory tract infections in children
    Geoffrey A Weinberg
    Department of Pediatrics and Strong Children s Research Center, University of Rochester School of Medicine and Dentistry, 601 Elmwood Avenue, Rochester, NY 14642, USA
    J Infect Dis 189:706-10. 2004
  6. ncbi request reprint Iron status and mortality in HIV infection
    Geoffrey A Weinberg
    Department of Pediatrics, University of Rochester School of Medicine and Dentistry, Rochester, NY, USA
    Haematologica 91:721. 2006
  7. pmc Burden of human metapneumovirus infection in young children
    Kathryn M Edwards
    Department of Pediatrics, Vanderbilt University School of Medicine, Nashville, TN 37232 2581, USA
    N Engl J Med 368:633-43. 2013
  8. doi request reprint A novel group of rhinoviruses is associated with asthma hospitalizations
    E Kathryn Miller
    Department of Pediatrics, Vanderbilt University Medical Center, Nashville, TN 37232 9500, USA
    J Allergy Clin Immunol 123:98-104.e1. 2009
  9. pmc The burden of influenza in young children, 2004-2009
    Katherine A Poehling
    Department of Pediatrics, Wake Forest School of Medicine, Medical Center Blvd, Winston Salem, NC 27157, USA
    Pediatrics 131:207-16. 2013
  10. doi request reprint Respiratory syncytial virus-associated hospitalizations among children less than 24 months of age
    Caroline Breese Hall
    Department of Pediatrics, University of Rochester School of Medicine and Dentistry, Rochester, NY 14642, USA
    Pediatrics 132:e341-8. 2013

Detail Information

Publications43

  1. pmc Detection of novel rotavirus strain by vaccine postlicensure surveillance
    Geoffrey A Weinberg
    University of Rochester School of Medicine and Dentistry, Rochester, New York 14642, USA
    Emerg Infect Dis 19:1321-3. 2013
    ..Unusual rotavirus strains may become more prevalent after vaccine implementation. ..
  2. doi request reprint Field evaluation of TaqMan Array Card (TAC) for the simultaneous detection of multiple respiratory viruses in children with acute respiratory infection
    Geoffrey A Weinberg
    Department of Pediatrics, University of Rochester School of Medicine and Dentistry, Rochester, NY 14642, United States
    J Clin Virol 57:254-60. 2013
    ....
  3. pmc First reports of human rotavirus G8P[4] gastroenteritis in the United States
    Geoffrey A Weinberg
    Department of Pediatrics, University of Rochester School of Medicine and Dentistry, Rochester, New York, USA
    J Clin Microbiol 50:1118-21. 2012
    ..Continued monitoring of G8P[4] and other rotavirus genotypes not represented in current vaccines is essential to assess whether vaccination will result in an increase in prevalence of these strains...
  4. doi request reprint Parainfluenza virus infection of young children: estimates of the population-based burden of hospitalization
    Geoffrey A Weinberg
    Department of Pediatrics, University of Rochester School of Medicine and Dentistry, Rochester, NY 14642, USA
    J Pediatr 154:694-9. 2009
    ..To determine the population-based inpatient disease burden of parainfluenza virus in children <5 years of age...
  5. ncbi request reprint Superiority of reverse-transcription polymerase chain reaction to conventional viral culture in the diagnosis of acute respiratory tract infections in children
    Geoffrey A Weinberg
    Department of Pediatrics and Strong Children s Research Center, University of Rochester School of Medicine and Dentistry, 601 Elmwood Avenue, Rochester, NY 14642, USA
    J Infect Dis 189:706-10. 2004
    ..The increased sensitivity of viral detection by RT-PCR will yield better estimates of the population burden of viral respiratory infections...
  6. ncbi request reprint Iron status and mortality in HIV infection
    Geoffrey A Weinberg
    Department of Pediatrics, University of Rochester School of Medicine and Dentistry, Rochester, NY, USA
    Haematologica 91:721. 2006
  7. pmc Burden of human metapneumovirus infection in young children
    Kathryn M Edwards
    Department of Pediatrics, Vanderbilt University School of Medicine, Nashville, TN 37232 2581, USA
    N Engl J Med 368:633-43. 2013
    ..The inpatient and outpatient burden of human metapneumovirus (HMPV) infection among young children has not been well established...
  8. doi request reprint A novel group of rhinoviruses is associated with asthma hospitalizations
    E Kathryn Miller
    Department of Pediatrics, Vanderbilt University Medical Center, Nashville, TN 37232 9500, USA
    J Allergy Clin Immunol 123:98-104.e1. 2009
    ..Although recent studies have identified new group C human rhinoviruses (HRVCs), their spectrum of pediatric disease is unknown...
  9. pmc The burden of influenza in young children, 2004-2009
    Katherine A Poehling
    Department of Pediatrics, Wake Forest School of Medicine, Medical Center Blvd, Winston Salem, NC 27157, USA
    Pediatrics 131:207-16. 2013
    ..To characterize the health care burden of influenza from 2004 through 2009, years when influenza vaccine recommendations were expanded to all children aged ≥6 months...
  10. doi request reprint Respiratory syncytial virus-associated hospitalizations among children less than 24 months of age
    Caroline Breese Hall
    Department of Pediatrics, University of Rochester School of Medicine and Dentistry, Rochester, NY 14642, USA
    Pediatrics 132:e341-8. 2013
    ..However, estimates of the RSV hospitalization burden have varied, and precision has been limited by the use of age strata grouped in blocks of 6 to ≥ 12 months...
  11. pmc Vaccine effectiveness against laboratory-confirmed influenza in children 6 to 59 months of age during the 2003-2004 and 2004-2005 influenza seasons
    Katherine W Eisenberg
    Department of Community and Preventive Medicine, School of Medicine and Dentistry, University of Rochester, Rochester, New York 14642, USA
    Pediatrics 122:911-9. 2008
    ..The goal was to estimate the effectiveness of influenza vaccination against laboratory-confirmed influenza during the 2003-2004 and 2004-2005 influenza seasons in children 6 to 59 months of age...
  12. doi request reprint Influenza burden for children with asthma
    E Kathryn Miller
    Department of Pediatrics, Vanderbilt University Medical Center, Nashville, Tennessee, USA
    Pediatrics 121:1-8. 2008
    ..The goal was to estimate the influenza disease burden among children with asthma and among healthy children by using active, laboratory-confirmed, population-based surveillance...
  13. doi request reprint The burden of respiratory syncytial virus infection in young children
    Caroline Breese Hall
    Department of Pediatrics, The University of Rochester School of Medicine and Dentistry, Rochester, NY 14642, USA
    N Engl J Med 360:588-98. 2009
    ..The primary role of respiratory syncytial virus (RSV) in causing infant hospitalizations is well recognized, but the total burden of RSV infection among young children remains poorly defined...
  14. pmc Population-based incidence of human metapneumovirus infection among hospitalized children
    John V Williams
    Department of Pediatrics, Vanderbilt University Schoolof Medicine, and Monroe Carell Jr Children s Hospital at Vanderbilt, Nashville, Tennessee 37232 2581, USA
    J Infect Dis 201:1890-8. 2010
    ..Human metapneumovirus (HMPV) is a leading cause of acute respiratory illness (ARI) in children. Population-based incidence rates and comprehensive clinical characterizations of disease have not been established...
  15. doi request reprint Vaccine effectiveness for laboratory-confirmed influenza in children 6-59 months of age, 2005-2007
    Mary Allen Staat
    Department of Pediatrics, University of Cincinnati College of Medicine, Cincinnati Children s Hospital Medical Center, Cincinnati, OH 45229, United States
    Vaccine 29:9005-11. 2011
    ..The effectiveness of influenza vaccine in fully vaccinated children 6-59 months of age was 56% (95% CI: 25%-74%); a significant VE was not found for partial vaccination...
  16. pmc Changes in macronutrient intake among HIV-infected children between 1995 and 2004
    Tanvi S Sharma
    Divisions of Infectious Diseases and Gastroenterology, Golisano Children s Hospital at Strong, University of Rochester School of Medicine, Rochester, NY, USA
    Am J Clin Nutr 88:384-91. 2008
    ..Nutritional concerns in HIV-infected children have evolved, from wasting to obesity and insulin resistance. However, little is known about the diet of these children during this evolution...
  17. ncbi request reprint Rhinovirus-associated hospitalizations in young children
    E Kathryn Miller
    Department of Pediatrics, Vanderbilt University Medical Center, Nashville, TN, 37232, USA
    J Infect Dis 195:773-81. 2007
    ..Rhinoviruses frequently cause the common cold but have not been considered important causes of acute respiratory hospitalizations in children...
  18. ncbi request reprint The underrecognized burden of influenza in young children
    Katherine A Poehling
    Department of Pediatrics, Vanderbilt University Medical Center, Nashville, USA
    N Engl J Med 355:31-40. 2006
    ..The disease burden of influenza infection among children is not well established. We conducted a population-based surveillance of medical visits associated with laboratory-confirmed influenza...
  19. doi request reprint Rotavirus-associated hospitalization and emergency department costs and rotavirus vaccine program impact
    April Kilgore
    Department of Pediatrics, Division of Infectious Diseases, Cincinnati Children s Hospital Medical Center, Cincinnati, OH, United States
    Vaccine 31:4164-71. 2013
    ..To determine the medical costs of laboratory-confirmed rotavirus hospitalizations and emergency department (ED) visits and estimate the economic impact of the rotavirus vaccine program...
  20. ncbi request reprint Physician perspectives regarding pneumococcal conjugate vaccine
    Stanley J Schaffer
    New Vaccine Surveillance Network, Department of Pediatrics, University of Rochester School of Medicine and Dentistry, Rochester, New York 14642, USA
    Pediatrics 110:e68. 2002
    ....
  21. doi request reprint Bacteremia in children with sickle hemoglobinopathies
    Shalu Narang
    Departments of Pediatrics, University of Rochester School of Medicine and Dentistry, Rochester, NY, USA
    J Pediatr Hematol Oncol 34:13-6. 2012
    ..The objective of our study was to investigate the proportion of bacteremia among febrile children with sickle hemoglobinopathies and the clinical factors associated with bacteremia...
  22. pmc Anti-influenza serum and mucosal antibody responses after administration of live attenuated or inactivated influenza vaccines to HIV-infected children
    Adriana Weinberg
    Department of Pediatrics, University of Colorado Denver, Aurora, CO, USA
    J Acquir Immune Defic Syndr 55:189-96. 2010
    ..Live-attenuated influenza vaccine (LAIV) prevents more cases of influenza in immune-competent children than the trivalent inactivated vaccine (TIV). We compared the antibody responses to LAIV or TIV in HIV-infected children...
  23. pmc The effect of a structured exercise program on nutrition and fitness outcomes in human immunodeficiency virus-infected children
    Tracie L Miller
    Division of Pediatric Clinical Research, Department of Pediatrics, Miller School of Medicine, University of Miami, Batchelor Children s Research Institute, Miami, Florida 33101, USA
    AIDS Res Hum Retroviruses 26:313-9. 2010
    ..No adverse events occurred during the intervention. A supervised hospital-based fitness program is feasible, safe, and effective for improving general fitness and strength as well as lean body mass in children with HIV...
  24. ncbi request reprint Parainfluenza viruses: an underappreciated cause of pediatric respiratory morbidity
    Geoffrey A Weinberg
    University of Rochester School of Medicine and Dentistry, Rochester, NY, USA
    Pediatr Infect Dis J 25:447-8. 2006
  25. pmc Risk factors for cardiovascular disease in children infected with human immunodeficiency virus-1
    Tracie L Miller
    Division of Pediatric Clinical Research, Department of Pediatrics, Miller School of Medicine, University of Miami, Miami, FL 33101, USA
    J Pediatr 153:491-7. 2008
    ....
  26. pmc Incidence of noninfectious conditions in perinatally HIV-infected children and adolescents in the HAART era
    Sharon A Nachman
    Department of Pediatrics, Stony Brook University Medical Center, Stony Brook, NY 11794 8111, USA
    Arch Pediatr Adolesc Med 163:164-71. 2009
    ....
  27. ncbi request reprint Question from the clinician: hepatitis B vaccine birth dose
    Geoffrey A Weinberg
    University of Rochester School of Medicine and Dentistry, Rochester, NY, USA
    Pediatr Rev 26:226-7. 2005
  28. pmc Safety and immunogenicity of a quadrivalent human papillomavirus (types 6, 11, 16, and 18) vaccine in HIV-infected children 7 to 12 years old
    Myron J Levin
    Department of Pediatrics, University of Colorado Denver School of Medicine, Aurora, CO, USA
    J Acquir Immune Defic Syndr 55:197-204. 2010
    ..Quadrivalent human papillomavirus vaccine (QHPV) is > 95% effective in preventing infection with vaccine-type human papillomavirus. The safety and immunogenicity of QHPV are unknown in HIV-infected children...
  29. ncbi request reprint Postexposure prophylaxis against human immunodeficiency virus infection after sexual assault
    Geoffrey A Weinberg
    University of Rochester School of Medicine and Dentistry, Rochester, NY, USA
    Pediatr Infect Dis J 21:959-60. 2002
  30. pmc GeneScan reverse transcription-PCR assay for detection of six common respiratory viruses in young children hospitalized with acute respiratory illness
    Dean D Erdman
    Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, Georgia 30333, USA
    J Clin Microbiol 41:4298-303. 2003
    ..We conclude that the GeneScan RT-PCR panel can markedly improve detection of acute respiratory virus infections in young children...
  31. pmc Long-term effects of highly active antiretroviral therapy on CD4+ cell evolution among children and adolescents infected with HIV: 5 years and counting
    Kunjal Patel
    Department of Epidemiology, Harvard School of Public Health, Boston, Massachusetts 02115, USA
    Clin Infect Dis 46:1751-60. 2008
    ....
  32. ncbi request reprint Population-based surveillance for hospitalizations associated with respiratory syncytial virus, influenza virus, and parainfluenza viruses among young children
    Marika K Iwane
    National Immunization Program, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, Georgia 30333, USA
    Pediatrics 113:1758-64. 2004
    ....
  33. ncbi request reprint Phase 2 evaluation of parainfluenza type 3 cold passage mutant 45 live attenuated vaccine in healthy children 6-18 months old
    Robert B Belshe
    Division of Infectious Diseases and Immunology, Saint Louis University, St Louis, Missouri, USA
    J Infect Dis 189:462-70. 2004
    ..PIV3-cp45 vaccine was safe and immunogenic in seronegative children and should be evaluated for efficacy in a phase 3 field trial...
  34. ncbi request reprint Predictors of bone mineral density in human immunodeficiency virus-1 infected children
    Denise L Jacobson
    Department of Public Health and Family Medicine, Tufts University School of Medicine, Boston, Massachusetts, USA
    J Pediatr Gastroenterol Nutr 41:339-46. 2005
    ..To compare bone mineral density (BMD) among human immunodeficiency virus (HIV)-infected children with population norms and to determine predictors of BMD in HIV-infected children...
  35. pmc Human metapneumovirus infection among children hospitalized with acute respiratory illness
    James A Mullins
    Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, Georgia, USA
    Emerg Infect Dis 10:700-5. 2004
    ..Further investigations to better characterize HMPV infection and its clinical effect are needed...
  36. ncbi request reprint Epidemiology of respiratory infections in young children: insights from the new vaccine surveillance network
    Marie R Griffin
    Department of Preventive Medicine and Vanderbilt Center for Education and Research on Therapeutics, Vanderbilt University Medical Center, and the Geriatrics Research and Education and Clinical Center, Nashville, TN, USA
    Pediatr Infect Dis J 23:S188-92. 2004
    ..Prospective, active, population-based surveillance of children hospitalized with respiratory symptoms or fever began in 2000, and outpatient surveillance began in 2002 in selected winter months...
  37. pmc Association of site-specific and participant-specific factors with retention of children in a long-term pediatric HIV cohort study
    Paige L Williams
    Center for Biostatistics in AIDS Research, Harvard School of Public Health, Boston, MA 02115 6017, USA
    Am J Epidemiol 167:1375-86. 2008
    ..Although participant characteristics are difficult to modify, the authors identified several potentially modifiable site practices that could be targeted to improve retention...
  38. ncbi request reprint Nonoccupational HIV postexposure prophylaxis
    Geoffrey A Weinberg
    JAMA 294:1615; author reply 1615-6. 2005
  39. ncbi request reprint Growth hormone deficiency and HIV infection
    Geoffrey A Weinberg
    J Pediatr 147:559-60. 2005
  40. ncbi request reprint Simple Pediatric AIDS Severity Score (PASS): a pediatric severity score for resource-limited settings
    Kunjal Patel
    Department of Epidemiology, Harvard School of Public Health, 677 Huntington Avenue, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    J Acquir Immune Defic Syndr 43:611-7. 2006
    ....
  41. ncbi request reprint Accuracy and interpretation of rapid influenza tests in children
    Carlos G Grijalva
    Preventive Medicine Department, Vanderbilt University Medical Center, Nashville, TN 37232 2637, USA
    Pediatrics 119:e6-11. 2007
    ..Although the interpretation of test results depends on test characteristics and influenza prevalence, this information is limited in routine clinical practice...
  42. pmc Association of hypercholesterolemia incidence with antiretroviral treatment, including protease inhibitors, among perinatally HIV-infected children
    Katherine Tassiopoulos
    Center for Biostatistics in AIDS Research, Harvard School of Public Health, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    J Acquir Immune Defic Syndr 47:607-14. 2008
    ..Antiretroviral therapy has been associated with hypercholesterolemia in HIV-infected children. Few longitudinal studies have been conducted to examine this association, however...
  43. ncbi request reprint The Pediatric AIDS Severity Score (PASS): a multidimensional AIDS-severity adjustment for pediatric HIV infection
    George R Seage
    Department of Epidemiology, Harvard School of Public Health, 677 Huntington Avenue, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    J Acquir Immune Defic Syndr 43:603-10. 2006
    ..A severity staging system predictive of mortality for perinatally HIV-infected children is needed for clinical and research purposes...