Victoria J Cook

Summary

Affiliation: British Columbia
Country: Canada

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Case 22-2004: a 30-year-old woman with a pericardial effusion
    Victoria J Cook
    N Engl J Med 351:1804-5; author reply 1804-5. 2004
  2. ncbi request reprint Transmission network analysis in tuberculosis contact investigations
    Victoria J Cook
    Department of Medicine, University of British Columbia, 655 W 12th Avenue, Vancouver, BC, Canada
    J Infect Dis 196:1517-27. 2007
  3. pmc Modern contact investigation methods for enhancing tuberculosis control in aboriginal communities
    Victoria J Cook
    Department of Medicine, University of British Columbia, Vancouver, Canada
    Int J Circumpolar Health 71:18643. 2012
  4. ncbi request reprint Tuberculous lymphadenitis in Manitoba: incidence, clinical characteristics and treatment
    Victoria J Cook
    University of Manitoba, Health Sciences Centre, Winnipeg, Canada
    Can Respir J 11:279-86. 2004
  5. doi request reprint Tuberculosis and chronic kidney disease: an emerging global syndemic
    Kamila Romanowski
    Faculty of Medicine, Division of Infectious Diseases, University of British Columbia, Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada
    Kidney Int 90:34-40. 2016
  6. doi request reprint Whole-genome sequencing and social-network analysis of a tuberculosis outbreak
    Jennifer L Gardy
    British Columbia Centre for Disease Control, Vancouver, BC, Canada
    N Engl J Med 364:730-9. 2011
  7. pmc Predicting tuberculosis risk in the foreign-born population of British Columbia, Canada: study protocol for a retrospective population-based cohort study
    Lisa A Ronald
    Division of Respiratory Medicine, Faculty of Medicine, University of British Columbia, Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada
    BMJ Open 6:e013488. 2016
  8. pmc Treatment outcomes from community-based drug resistant tuberculosis treatment programs: a systematic review and meta-analysis
    PAMELA WEISS
    Division of Respirology, University of British Columbia, Vancouver, Canada
    BMC Infect Dis 14:333. 2014
  9. doi request reprint Genetic variations of NAT2 and CYP2E1 and isoniazid hepatotoxicity in a diverse population
    So Yamada
    Canada s Michael Smith Genome Sciences Centre, British Columbia Cancer Agency, Vancouver, BC, Canada
    Pharmacogenomics 10:1433-45. 2009
  10. ncbi request reprint The lack of association between bacille Calmette-Guerin vaccination and clustering of Aboriginals with tuberculosis in western Canada
    Victoria J Cook
    British Columbia Centre for Disease Control, Vancouver, Canada
    Can Respir J 12:134-8. 2005

Collaborators

  • Fiona S L Brinkman
  • Kevin Elwood
  • Sumi J Sun
  • D Y Kunimoto
  • Fawziah Marra
  • Eduardo Hernández-Garduño
  • James C Johnston
  • Kamila Romanowski
  • Lisa A Ronald
  • PAMELA WEISS
  • Jennifer L Gardy
  • So Yamada
  • Edward G Clark
  • Jonathon R Campbell
  • Adeera Levin
  • David Z Roth
  • Robert F Balshaw
  • Wenjia Chen
  • Richard Moore
  • Shannan J Ho Sui
  • Meenu K Sharma
  • Marcus Lem
  • Lena Shah
  • Steven J M Jones
  • Inanc Birol
  • Patrick Tang
  • Robert C Brunham
  • Richard Varhol
  • Robert Holt
  • Elizabeth Brodkin
  • Yongjun Zhao
  • Shirley Rempel
  • Julius Halaschek-Wiener
  • J Mark FitzGerald
  • Kathryn Richardson
  • R Kevin Elwood
  • Angela Brooks-Wilson
  • Mila Tang
  • Matthew Chan

Detail Information

Publications10

  1. ncbi request reprint Case 22-2004: a 30-year-old woman with a pericardial effusion
    Victoria J Cook
    N Engl J Med 351:1804-5; author reply 1804-5. 2004
  2. ncbi request reprint Transmission network analysis in tuberculosis contact investigations
    Victoria J Cook
    Department of Medicine, University of British Columbia, 655 W 12th Avenue, Vancouver, BC, Canada
    J Infect Dis 196:1517-27. 2007
    ..We studied whether this approach can detect patterns of Mycobacterium tuberculosis transmission and play a helpful role in the complex process of prioritizing tuberculosis (TB) contact investigations...
  3. pmc Modern contact investigation methods for enhancing tuberculosis control in aboriginal communities
    Victoria J Cook
    Department of Medicine, University of British Columbia, Vancouver, Canada
    Int J Circumpolar Health 71:18643. 2012
    ..Ultimately, the measure of success will be a clear and sustained decline in TB incidence in Aboriginal communities...
  4. ncbi request reprint Tuberculous lymphadenitis in Manitoba: incidence, clinical characteristics and treatment
    Victoria J Cook
    University of Manitoba, Health Sciences Centre, Winnipeg, Canada
    Can Respir J 11:279-86. 2004
    ..Tuberculous lymphadenitis (TBL) is an important form of extrapulmonary tuberculosis (TB). Recent studies have shown an increase in TBL in Canada...
  5. doi request reprint Tuberculosis and chronic kidney disease: an emerging global syndemic
    Kamila Romanowski
    Faculty of Medicine, Division of Infectious Diseases, University of British Columbia, Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada
    Kidney Int 90:34-40. 2016
    ..To begin addressing TB-CKD, a clear understanding of the relationship between these 2 conditions needs to be established, and consistent, evidence-based screening and treatment guidelines need to be developed. ..
  6. doi request reprint Whole-genome sequencing and social-network analysis of a tuberculosis outbreak
    Jennifer L Gardy
    British Columbia Centre for Disease Control, Vancouver, BC, Canada
    N Engl J Med 364:730-9. 2011
    ..Traditional contact tracing did not identify a source. We used whole-genome sequencing and social-network analysis in an effort to describe the outbreak dynamics at a higher resolution...
  7. pmc Predicting tuberculosis risk in the foreign-born population of British Columbia, Canada: study protocol for a retrospective population-based cohort study
    Lisa A Ronald
    Division of Respiratory Medicine, Faculty of Medicine, University of British Columbia, Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada
    BMJ Open 6:e013488. 2016
    ..We aim to examine TB risk factors among the foreign-born population in British Columbia (BC), Canada, and to create and validate a clinically relevant multivariate risk score to predict active TB...
  8. pmc Treatment outcomes from community-based drug resistant tuberculosis treatment programs: a systematic review and meta-analysis
    PAMELA WEISS
    Division of Respirology, University of British Columbia, Vancouver, Canada
    BMC Infect Dis 14:333. 2014
    ..The objective of this study was to synthesize available evidence on treatment outcomes from community based multi-drug resistant (MDRTB) and extensively drug resistant tuberculosis (XDRTB) treatment programs...
  9. doi request reprint Genetic variations of NAT2 and CYP2E1 and isoniazid hepatotoxicity in a diverse population
    So Yamada
    Canada s Michael Smith Genome Sciences Centre, British Columbia Cancer Agency, Vancouver, BC, Canada
    Pharmacogenomics 10:1433-45. 2009
    ..This pilot study investigated the effects of genetic variation in NAT2 and CYP2E1 on isoniazid-induced hepatotoxicity in TB contacts in British Columbia, Canada...
  10. ncbi request reprint The lack of association between bacille Calmette-Guerin vaccination and clustering of Aboriginals with tuberculosis in western Canada
    Victoria J Cook
    British Columbia Centre for Disease Control, Vancouver, Canada
    Can Respir J 12:134-8. 2005
    ..Bacille Calmette-Guerin (BCG) vaccination has been used as a preventive measure against TB in this high-risk population...