Eugene Shapiro

Summary

Affiliation: Yale University
Country: USA

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Long-term outcomes of persons with Lyme disease
    Eugene D Shapiro
    Departments of Pediatrics and Epidemiology and the Children s Clinical Research Center, Yale University School of Medicine, New Haven, Connecticut 06520 8064, USA
    Vector Borne Zoonotic Dis 2:279-81. 2002
  2. ncbi request reprint Case-control studies of the effectiveness of vaccines: validity and assessment of potential bias
    Eugene D Shapiro
    Department of Pediatrics, and Children s Clinical Research Center, Yale University School of Medicine, 333 Cedar Street, PO Box 208064, New Haven, CT 06520 8064, USA
    Pediatr Infect Dis J 23:127-31. 2004
  3. doi request reprint Lyme disease
    Eugene D Shapiro
    Department of Pediatrics, Yale University School of Medicine, New Haven, CT 06520 8064, USA
    Adv Exp Med Biol 609:185-95. 2008
  4. ncbi request reprint Lyme disease
    E D Shapiro
    Departments of Pediatrics and of Epidemiology and Public Health and the Children s Clinical Research Center, Yale University School of Medicine, New Haven, CT 06520 8064, USA
    Clin Infect Dis 31:533-42. 2000
  5. pmc Using case-control studies to assess the prevention of inflicted traumatic brain injury
    Eugene D Shapiro
    Department of Pediatrics, Yale University School of Medicine, New Haven, Connecticut 06520 8064, USA
    Am J Prev Med 34:S153-6. 2008
  6. pmc Effectiveness of 2 doses of varicella vaccine in children
    Eugene D Shapiro
    Department of Pediatrics, Yale University School of Medicine and Graduate School of Arts and Sciences, New Haven, Connecticut 06520 8064, USA
    J Infect Dis 203:312-5. 2011
  7. ncbi request reprint Qualitative analysis of mothers' decision-making about vaccines for infants: the importance of trust
    Andrea L Benin
    Robert Wood Johnson Clinical Scholars Program, Yale University School of Medicine, New Haven, Connecticut, USA
    Pediatrics 117:1532-41. 2006
  8. pmc Reasons physicians accepted or declined smallpox vaccine, February through April, 2003
    Andrea L Benin
    Department of Epidemiology and Public Health, Yale University School of Medicine, New Haven, Connecticut, USA
    J Gen Intern Med 19:85-9. 2004
  9. ncbi request reprint Second dose of varicella vaccine for children: are we giving it too late?
    Eugene D Shapiro
    Department of Pediatrics, Epidemiology and Public Health, Yale Center for Clinical Investigation, Yale University School of Medicine, New Haven, Connecticut 06520 8064, USA
    J Infect Dis 197:935-7. 2008
  10. ncbi request reprint Effectiveness over time of varicella vaccine
    Marietta Vazquez
    Department of Pediatrics, Yale University School of Medicine, New Haven, Conn 06520 8064, USA
    JAMA 291:851-5. 2004

Research Grants

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Publications25

  1. ncbi request reprint Long-term outcomes of persons with Lyme disease
    Eugene D Shapiro
    Departments of Pediatrics and Epidemiology and the Children s Clinical Research Center, Yale University School of Medicine, New Haven, Connecticut 06520 8064, USA
    Vector Borne Zoonotic Dis 2:279-81. 2002
  2. ncbi request reprint Case-control studies of the effectiveness of vaccines: validity and assessment of potential bias
    Eugene D Shapiro
    Department of Pediatrics, and Children s Clinical Research Center, Yale University School of Medicine, 333 Cedar Street, PO Box 208064, New Haven, CT 06520 8064, USA
    Pediatr Infect Dis J 23:127-31. 2004
    ..Because case-control studies of the effectiveness of vaccines are nonexperimental, it is difficult to assure that bias does not affect the validity of the results...
  3. doi request reprint Lyme disease
    Eugene D Shapiro
    Department of Pediatrics, Yale University School of Medicine, New Haven, CT 06520 8064, USA
    Adv Exp Med Biol 609:185-95. 2008
    ..In the vast majority of cases simple treatment with a relatively short course of orally administered antimicrobials results in long-term cure with no adverse sequelae...
  4. ncbi request reprint Lyme disease
    E D Shapiro
    Departments of Pediatrics and of Epidemiology and Public Health and the Children s Clinical Research Center, Yale University School of Medicine, New Haven, CT 06520 8064, USA
    Clin Infect Dis 31:533-42. 2000
    ..Consequently, misdiagnosis is frequent and is the most common cause of failure of treatment. The prognosis for most persons with Lyme disease is excellent...
  5. pmc Using case-control studies to assess the prevention of inflicted traumatic brain injury
    Eugene D Shapiro
    Department of Pediatrics, Yale University School of Medicine, New Haven, Connecticut 06520 8064, USA
    Am J Prev Med 34:S153-6. 2008
    ..Approaches are presented to conducting and analyzing case-control studies to evaluate interventions to prevent inflicted TBI while assessing and minimizing possible bias...
  6. pmc Effectiveness of 2 doses of varicella vaccine in children
    Eugene D Shapiro
    Department of Pediatrics, Yale University School of Medicine and Graduate School of Arts and Sciences, New Haven, Connecticut 06520 8064, USA
    J Infect Dis 203:312-5. 2011
    ..Because of ongoing outbreaks of varicella, a second dose of varicella vaccine was added to the routine immunization schedule for children in June 2006 by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention...
  7. ncbi request reprint Qualitative analysis of mothers' decision-making about vaccines for infants: the importance of trust
    Andrea L Benin
    Robert Wood Johnson Clinical Scholars Program, Yale University School of Medicine, New Haven, Connecticut, USA
    Pediatrics 117:1532-41. 2006
    ..The high visibility of controversies regarding vaccination makes it increasingly important to understand how parents decide whether to vaccinate their infants...
  8. pmc Reasons physicians accepted or declined smallpox vaccine, February through April, 2003
    Andrea L Benin
    Department of Epidemiology and Public Health, Yale University School of Medicine, New Haven, Connecticut, USA
    J Gen Intern Med 19:85-9. 2004
    ..Only 3% thought a smallpox attack in the next 5 years was likely or very likely. Physicians did not accept the smallpox vaccine because they did not believe the potential benefits were sufficient...
  9. ncbi request reprint Second dose of varicella vaccine for children: are we giving it too late?
    Eugene D Shapiro
    Department of Pediatrics, Epidemiology and Public Health, Yale Center for Clinical Investigation, Yale University School of Medicine, New Haven, Connecticut 06520 8064, USA
    J Infect Dis 197:935-7. 2008
  10. ncbi request reprint Effectiveness over time of varicella vaccine
    Marietta Vazquez
    Department of Pediatrics, Yale University School of Medicine, New Haven, Conn 06520 8064, USA
    JAMA 291:851-5. 2004
    ..Reports of outbreaks of varicella in highly immunized groups have increased concern about the effectiveness of varicella vaccine...
  11. pmc Effectiveness of personal protective measures to prevent Lyme disease
    Marietta Vazquez
    Yale University School of Medicine, New Haven, Connecticut, USA
    Emerg Infect Dis 14:210-6. 2008
    ..Checking one's body for ticks and spraying property with acaricides were not effective. We concluded that use of protective clothing and of tick repellents (on skin or clothing) are effective in preventing LD...
  12. ncbi request reprint Validity of using an electronic medical record for assessing quality of care in an outpatient setting
    Andrea L Benin
    Robert Wood Johnson Clinical Scholars Program, Yale University School of Medicine, New Haven, Connecticut, USA
    Med Care 43:691-8. 2005
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  13. ncbi request reprint Lyme disease: fact versus fiction
    Eugene D Shapiro
    Children s Clinical Research Center, Yale University School of Medicine, New Haven, Connecticut, USA
    Pediatr Ann 31:170-7. 2002
  14. ncbi request reprint Improving diagnostic testing and reducing overuse of antibiotics for children with pharyngitis: a useful role for the electronic medical record
    Andrea L Benin
    Yale School of Medicine, Robert Wood Johnson Clinical Scholars Program, New Haven, CT, USA
    Pediatr Infect Dis J 22:1043-7. 2003
    ..The purpose of this study was to use an electronic medical record (EMR) to assess use of diagnostic testing and of antibiotics for pharyngitis in a pediatric outpatient setting and to target areas for improvement...
  15. pmc Methodological issues in design and analysis of a matched case-control study of a vaccine's effectiveness
    Linda M Niccolai
    Department of Epidemiology and Public Health, Yale University School of Medicine, New Haven, CT 06520 8064, USA
    J Clin Epidemiol 60:1127-31. 2007
    ..This report describes methodological issues related to design and analysis that were used to determine the effects of time since vaccination and age at the time of vaccination...
  16. pmc Lyme disease
    Thomas S Murray
    Department of Pediatric, Yale University, New Haven, CT 06520 8064, USA
    Clin Lab Med 30:311-28. 2010
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  17. pmc How can we communicate about vaccines with adolescents and their parents?
    Andrea L Benin
    Yale School of Medicine, New Haven, CT 06519, USA
    Clin Pediatr (Phila) 49:373-80. 2010
    ..To describe parents' and adolescents' perceptions about vaccination...
  18. ncbi request reprint Long-term neuropsychologic and health outcomes of children with facial nerve palsy attributable to Lyme disease
    Marietta Vazquez
    Department of Pediatrics and the Yale Children s Clinical Research Center, Yale University School of Medicine, New Haven, Connecticut 06520 8064, USA
    Pediatrics 112:e93-7. 2003
    ..There is little information about the long-term outcomes of children with facial nerve palsy attributable to Lyme disease, a group putatively at high risk for poor neurologic outcomes...
  19. doi request reprint Risk of herpes zoster in adults immunized with varicella vaccine
    Sophie Hambleton
    Department of Pediatrics, Columbia University College of Physicians and Surgeons, New York, New York, USA
    J Infect Dis 197:S196-9. 2008
    ..00 case/1000 person-years. Overall, the incidence of HZ in this cohort, therefore, is similar to published data for the US population in the prevaccine era...
  20. ncbi request reprint Varicella vaccine and infection with varicella-zoster virus
    Marietta Vazquez
    Department of Pediatrics, Yale University School of Medicine, New Haven, Conn, USA
    N Engl J Med 352:439-40. 2005
  21. pmc The association of overweight and ankle injuries in children
    Mark R Zonfrillo
    Department of Pediatrics, Yale University School of Medicine, New Haven, Connecticut, USA
    Ambul Pediatr 8:66-9. 2008
    ..No previous study has evaluated the association between overweight and acute ankle injuries in children. We hypothesized that being overweight is associated with an increased risk of ankle injury in children...
  22. ncbi request reprint Association between a novel human coronavirus and Kawasaki disease
    Frank Esper
    Department of Pediatrics, Division of Infectious Diseases, Yale University School of Medicine, New Haven, Connecticut 06520 8064, USA
    J Infect Dis 191:499-502. 2005
    ..0 [95% confidence interval, 3.4-74.4]; P=.0015). These data suggest that HCoV-NH infection is associated with Kawasaki disease...
  23. pmc Role of human polyomaviruses in respiratory tract disease in young children
    Rachel L Wattier
    Department of Pediatrics, Yale University School of Medicine, New Haven, Connecticut 06520 8064, USA
    Emerg Infect Dis 14:1766-8. 2008
    ..215). WU virus was detected in 26/367 (7.1%) symptomatic and 6/96 (6.3%) asymptomatic children (p = 1.00). These human polyomaviruses may not independently cause respiratory tract disease in young children...
  24. ncbi request reprint Case-control studies
    Eugene D Shapiro
    Yale University School of Medicine, New Haven, CT, USA
    Pediatr Infect Dis J 22:85-7. 2003
  25. ncbi request reprint Wait-and-see prescription for the treatment of acute otitis media: a randomized controlled trial
    David M Spiro
    Department of Pediatrics, Yale University School of Medicine, New Haven, Conn, USA
    JAMA 296:1235-41. 2006
    ..None of these trials were conducted in an emergency department...

Research Grants16

  1. THE EFFECTIVENESS OF VACCINES IN CLINICAL PRACTICE
    Eugene Shapiro; Fiscal Year: 2007
    The goals of Dr. Eugene Shapiro are: 1) to conduct high quality patient-oriented research to answer important clinical questions and 2) to mentor young physicians who conduct patient-oriented research to help them become successful ..
  2. Training in Patient-Oriented Research for Physicians
    Eugene Shapiro; Fiscal Year: 2006
    ..Ultimately, the Yale CRS Program will help to increase the pool of physician-investigators who will be uniquely poised to conduct research to directly improve the health of all Americans. ..
  3. Effectiveness of Varicella Vaccine in Clinical Practice
    Eugene Shapiro; Fiscal Year: 2006
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  4. THE EFFECTIVENESS OF VACCINES IN CLINICAL PRACTICE
    Eugene Shapiro; Fiscal Year: 2004
    The goals of Dr. Eugene Shapiro, the principal investigator, are: 1) to conduct high quality research to answer important questions about a) the effectiveness of licensed vaccines as they are used in clinical practice and b) the clinical ..
  5. EFFICACY OF VARICELLA VACCINE IN CLINICAL PRACTICE
    Eugene Shapiro; Fiscal Year: 2001
    ..Such information is critical for assessing the cost-effectiveness of the vaccine and will be useful both for educating physicians and for counselling parents who may be concerned about having their children vaccinated. ..