James D Mancuso

Summary

Affiliation: Walter Reed Army Medical Center
Country: USA

Publications

  1. pmc Discordance among commercially available diagnostics for latent tuberculosis infection
    James D Mancuso
    Division of Preventive Medicine, Walter Reed Army Institute of Research, Silver Spring, MD 20910, USA
    Am J Respir Crit Care Med 185:427-34. 2012
  2. doi request reprint Pseudoepidemics of tuberculin skin test conversions in the U.S. Army after recent deployments
    James D Mancuso
    Uniformed Services University of the Health Sciences, Department of Preventive Medicine and Biometrics, 4301 Jones Bridge Road, Bethesda, MD 20814, USA
    Am J Respir Crit Care Med 177:1285-9. 2008
  3. doi request reprint Cost-effectiveness analysis of targeted and sequential screening strategies for latent tuberculosis
    J D Mancuso
    Department of Preventive Medicine and Biometrics, Uniformed Services University of the Health Sciences, Bethesda, Maryland, USA
    Int J Tuberc Lung Dis 15:1223-30, i. 2011
  4. doi request reprint Active tuberculosis and recent overseas deployment in the U.S. military
    James D Mancuso
    Walter Reed Army Institute of Research, Silver Spring, Maryland 20910, USA
    Am J Prev Med 39:157-63. 2010
  5. ncbi request reprint An evaluation of the completeness and accuracy of active tuberculosis reporting in the United States military
    J D Mancuso
    Walter Reed Army Institute of Research, Preventive Medicine Residency Program, Silver Spring, Maryland 20910, USA
    Int J Tuberc Lung Dis 14:1310-5. 2010
  6. pmc Impact of targeted testing for latent tuberculosis infection using commercially available diagnostics
    James D Mancuso
    Division of Preventive Medicine, Walter Reed Army Institute of Research, Silver Spring, Maryland, USA
    Clin Infect Dis 53:234-44. 2011
  7. doi request reprint Systematic review and meta-analysis of TST conversion risk in deployed military and long-term civilian travelers
    Randall J Freeman
    Department of Preventive Medicine and Biometrics, Uniformed Services University of the Health Sciences, Bethesda, MD, USA
    J Travel Med 17:233-42. 2010
  8. ncbi request reprint Deployment-related testing and treatment for latent tuberculosis infection, part II
    James D Mancuso
    Walter Reed Army Institute of Research, Preventive Medicine Residency Program, 503 Robert Grant Road, Silver Spring, MD 20910, USA
    Mil Med 176:1088-92. 2011
  9. doi request reprint Tuberculosis among nonimmigrant visitors to US Military installations
    Christopher L Aaron
    Preventive Medicine Branch, Walter Reed Army Institute of Research, 2460 Linden Lane, Bldg 509, Office 110, Silver Spring, MD 20910, USA
    Mil Med 178:346-52. 2013
  10. ncbi request reprint Deployment-related testing and treatment for latent tuberculosis infection, Part I
    James D Mancuso
    Walter Reed Army Institute of Research, Preventive Medicine Residency Program, Silver Spring, MD 20910, USA
    Mil Med 176:865-9. 2011

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Publications15

  1. pmc Discordance among commercially available diagnostics for latent tuberculosis infection
    James D Mancuso
    Division of Preventive Medicine, Walter Reed Army Institute of Research, Silver Spring, MD 20910, USA
    Am J Respir Crit Care Med 185:427-34. 2012
    ..There is uncertainty regarding how to interpret discordance between tests for latent tuberculosis infection...
  2. doi request reprint Pseudoepidemics of tuberculin skin test conversions in the U.S. Army after recent deployments
    James D Mancuso
    Uniformed Services University of the Health Sciences, Department of Preventive Medicine and Biometrics, 4301 Jones Bridge Road, Bethesda, MD 20814, USA
    Am J Respir Crit Care Med 177:1285-9. 2008
    ..These can lead to predominantly false-positive reactions when used in low-risk populations. The U.S. Army deploys to areas considered at high risk for tuberculosis (TB) infection, but often has limited contact with the local population...
  3. doi request reprint Cost-effectiveness analysis of targeted and sequential screening strategies for latent tuberculosis
    J D Mancuso
    Department of Preventive Medicine and Biometrics, Uniformed Services University of the Health Sciences, Bethesda, Maryland, USA
    Int J Tuberc Lung Dis 15:1223-30, i. 2011
    ..No cost-effectiveness studies of testing for latent tuberculosis infection have incorporated both targeted testing and the use of interferon-gamma release assays (IGRAs) in heterogeneous populations...
  4. doi request reprint Active tuberculosis and recent overseas deployment in the U.S. military
    James D Mancuso
    Walter Reed Army Institute of Research, Silver Spring, Maryland 20910, USA
    Am J Prev Med 39:157-63. 2010
    ..The risk of active TB resulting from military deployment to endemic areas is unknown. It has typically been assumed that the risk of TB approximates the risk among local nationals in that country...
  5. ncbi request reprint An evaluation of the completeness and accuracy of active tuberculosis reporting in the United States military
    J D Mancuso
    Walter Reed Army Institute of Research, Preventive Medicine Residency Program, Silver Spring, Maryland 20910, USA
    Int J Tuberc Lung Dis 14:1310-5. 2010
    ..Despite the low incidence of tuberculosis (TB) in the United States military, there is uncertainty in the overall reporting and estimates of incidence...
  6. pmc Impact of targeted testing for latent tuberculosis infection using commercially available diagnostics
    James D Mancuso
    Division of Preventive Medicine, Walter Reed Army Institute of Research, Silver Spring, Maryland, USA
    Clin Infect Dis 53:234-44. 2011
    ..The objective of this study was to evaluate the accuracy of a risk factor questionnaire in predicting a positive test result for latent tuberculosis infection using the 3 commercially available diagnostics...
  7. doi request reprint Systematic review and meta-analysis of TST conversion risk in deployed military and long-term civilian travelers
    Randall J Freeman
    Department of Preventive Medicine and Biometrics, Uniformed Services University of the Health Sciences, Bethesda, MD, USA
    J Travel Med 17:233-42. 2010
    ..The purpose of this study was to determine the risk for tuberculin skin test (TST) conversion, used as a surrogate for LTBI, in long-term travelers from low- to high-risk countries...
  8. ncbi request reprint Deployment-related testing and treatment for latent tuberculosis infection, part II
    James D Mancuso
    Walter Reed Army Institute of Research, Preventive Medicine Residency Program, 503 Robert Grant Road, Silver Spring, MD 20910, USA
    Mil Med 176:1088-92. 2011
    ..A representative case is explored in both parts to highlight how to approach service members and their units with regard to latent tuberculosis infection screening and intervention...
  9. doi request reprint Tuberculosis among nonimmigrant visitors to US Military installations
    Christopher L Aaron
    Preventive Medicine Branch, Walter Reed Army Institute of Research, 2460 Linden Lane, Bldg 509, Office 110, Silver Spring, MD 20910, USA
    Mil Med 178:346-52. 2013
    ..Little literature exists describing the challenges of TB control among this demographic. This report reviews the challenges in managing TB in this population on U.S. military installations...
  10. ncbi request reprint Deployment-related testing and treatment for latent tuberculosis infection, Part I
    James D Mancuso
    Walter Reed Army Institute of Research, Preventive Medicine Residency Program, Silver Spring, MD 20910, USA
    Mil Med 176:865-9. 2011
    ..A representative case is explored in both parts to highlight how to approach service members and their units with regards to latent tuberculosis infection screening and intervention...
  11. ncbi request reprint Postdeployment evaluation of health risk communication after exposure to a toxic industrial chemical
    James D Mancuso
    Department of Preventive Medicine and Biometrics, Uniformed Services University of the Health Sciences, Bethesda, MD 20814, USA
    Mil Med 173:369-74. 2008
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  12. doi request reprint An evaluation of the President's Emergency Plan for AIDS Relief effect on health systems strengthening in sub-Saharan Africa
    Robert L Cohen
    Preventive Medicine Program, Walter Reed Army Institute of Research, Silver Spring, MD Military HIV Research Program, Walter Reed Army Institute of Research, Silver Spring, MD
    J Acquir Immune Defic Syndr 62:471-9. 2013
    ..This study aimed to evaluate whether PEPFAR activities were associated with system-wide improvements in both proximal and distal indicators of health systems strengthening...
  13. doi request reprint Chlorhexidine-impregnated cloths to prevent skin and soft-tissue infection in Marine recruits: a cluster-randomized, double-blind, controlled effectiveness trial
    Timothy J Whitman
    Division of Infectious Diseases, Department of Internal Medicine, National Naval Medical Center, Bethesda, Maryland, USA
    Infect Control Hosp Epidemiol 31:1207-15. 2010
    ..Community-associated methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus (CA-MRSA) causes skin and soft-tissue infection (SSTI) in military recruits...
  14. ncbi request reprint A limited measles outbreak in U.S.-born children living in a military community in Germany after vaccine refusal and other vaccination delays
    James D Mancuso
    Epidemiologist, Center for Health Promotion and Preventive Medicine Europe, Landstuhl, Germany
    Mil Med 173:776-9. 2008
    ..Missed opportunities and other delays in vaccination can also contribute to these pockets of susceptibility...
  15. doi request reprint ELISA underestimates measles antibody seroprevalence in US military recruits
    James D Mancuso
    Vaccine 26:4877-8. 2008
    ..This resulted in a corrected estimate of the prevalence of immunity to measles of 96% (95% CI: 92-100%). The military vaccinates a percentage of recruits who are likely to be immune if more sensitive testing, such as PRN, was used...