Christinia Frank

Summary

Affiliation: Robert Koch-Institut
Country: Germany

Publications

  1. ncbi Vibrio vulnificus wound infections after contact with the Baltic Sea, Germany
    C Frank
    Department for Infectious Disease Epidemiology, Robert Koch Institut, Berlin, Germany
    Euro Surveill 11:E060817.1. 2006
  2. pmc Epidemiology of hepatitis A virus infections, Germany, 2007-2008
    Mirko S Faber
    Robert Koch Institute, Berlin 13086, Germany
    Emerg Infect Dis 15:1760-8. 2009
  3. pmc Outbreaks of virulent diarrheagenic Escherichia coli--are we in control?
    Dirk Werber
    Department of Infectious Disease Epidemiology, Robert Koch Institute, DGZ Ring 1, 13086 Berlin, Germany
    BMC Med 10:11. 2012
  4. pmc Malaria transmission in non-endemic areas: case report, review of the literature and implications for public health management
    Thomas Zoller
    Medizinische Klinik mit Schwerpunkt Infektiologie und Pneumologie, Charite Universitatsmedizin Berlin, Augustenburger Platz 1, 13353 Berlin, Germany
    Malar J 8:71. 2009
  5. pmc Clinical features and pitfalls in the laboratory diagnosis of dengue in travellers
    Ole Wichmann
    Berlin Institute of Tropical Medicine, Spandauer Damm 130, 14050 Berlin, Germany
    BMC Infect Dis 6:120. 2006
  6. pmc Food-borne norovirus-outbreak at a military base, Germany, 2009
    Maria Wadl
    Postgraduate Training for Applied Epidemiology, Germany
    BMC Infect Dis 10:30. 2010
  7. doi Trends in imported chikungunya virus infections in Germany, 2006-2009
    Christina Frank
    Department for Infectious Disease Epidemiology, Robert Koch Institute, Berlin, Germany
    Vector Borne Zoonotic Dis 11:631-6. 2011
  8. doi Cattle density and Shiga toxin-producing Escherichia coli infection in Germany: increased risk for most but not all serogroups
    Christina Frank
    Department for Infectious Disease Epidemiology, Robert Koch Institute, Berlin, Germany
    Vector Borne Zoonotic Dis 8:635-43. 2008
  9. pmc Protracted outbreak of S. Enteritidis PT 21c in a large Hamburg nursing home
    Christina Frank
    Department for Infectious Disease Epidemiology, Robert Koch Institute, Berlin, Germany
    BMC Public Health 7:243. 2007
  10. pmc Major outbreak of hepatitis A associated with orange juice among tourists, Egypt, 2004
    Christina Frank
    Robert Koch Institute, Berlin, Germany
    Emerg Infect Dis 13:156-8. 2007

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Publications14

  1. ncbi Vibrio vulnificus wound infections after contact with the Baltic Sea, Germany
    C Frank
    Department for Infectious Disease Epidemiology, Robert Koch Institut, Berlin, Germany
    Euro Surveill 11:E060817.1. 2006
  2. pmc Epidemiology of hepatitis A virus infections, Germany, 2007-2008
    Mirko S Faber
    Robert Koch Institute, Berlin 13086, Germany
    Emerg Infect Dis 15:1760-8. 2009
    ..Germans with a migration background are seen as a special risk group so far insufficiently reached by pretravel vaccination advice...
  3. pmc Outbreaks of virulent diarrheagenic Escherichia coli--are we in control?
    Dirk Werber
    Department of Infectious Disease Epidemiology, Robert Koch Institute, DGZ Ring 1, 13086 Berlin, Germany
    BMC Med 10:11. 2012
    ..As a corollary, these tools are amenable to tailor microbiological testing of suspected food. Please see related article: http://www.biomedcentral.com/1741-7015/10/12...
  4. pmc Malaria transmission in non-endemic areas: case report, review of the literature and implications for public health management
    Thomas Zoller
    Medizinische Klinik mit Schwerpunkt Infektiologie und Pneumologie, Charite Universitatsmedizin Berlin, Augustenburger Platz 1, 13353 Berlin, Germany
    Malar J 8:71. 2009
    ..Malaria acquired in non-endemic areas remains an unlikely, but possible event for which awareness needs to be maintained...
  5. pmc Clinical features and pitfalls in the laboratory diagnosis of dengue in travellers
    Ole Wichmann
    Berlin Institute of Tropical Medicine, Spandauer Damm 130, 14050 Berlin, Germany
    BMC Infect Dis 6:120. 2006
    ..In practice, however, often only one blood sample is available from febrile travellers returning from dengue endemic areas...
  6. pmc Food-borne norovirus-outbreak at a military base, Germany, 2009
    Maria Wadl
    Postgraduate Training for Applied Epidemiology, Germany
    BMC Infect Dis 10:30. 2010
    ..An investigation was initiated to describe the outbreak's extent, to verify the pathogen, and to identify modes of transmission and source of infection to prevent further cases...
  7. doi Trends in imported chikungunya virus infections in Germany, 2006-2009
    Christina Frank
    Department for Infectious Disease Epidemiology, Robert Koch Institute, Berlin, Germany
    Vector Borne Zoonotic Dis 11:631-6. 2011
    ..Travelers to all CHIKV endemic areas should protect against mosquito bites. In Germany, CHIKV surveillance will be continued to monitor ongoing importation of the virus and to detect early potential autochthonous cases...
  8. doi Cattle density and Shiga toxin-producing Escherichia coli infection in Germany: increased risk for most but not all serogroups
    Christina Frank
    Department for Infectious Disease Epidemiology, Robert Koch Institute, Berlin, Germany
    Vector Borne Zoonotic Dis 8:635-43. 2008
    ..This needs to be taken into account in risk factor studies for non-O157 STEC, ideally by reporting risks separately by serogroup...
  9. pmc Protracted outbreak of S. Enteritidis PT 21c in a large Hamburg nursing home
    Christina Frank
    Department for Infectious Disease Epidemiology, Robert Koch Institute, Berlin, Germany
    BMC Public Health 7:243. 2007
    ..During August 2006, a protracted outbreak of Salmonella (S.) Enteritidis infections in a large Hamburg nursing home was investigated...
  10. pmc Major outbreak of hepatitis A associated with orange juice among tourists, Egypt, 2004
    Christina Frank
    Robert Koch Institute, Berlin, Germany
    Emerg Infect Dis 13:156-8. 2007
    ..The case-control study identified orange juice as the most likely infection vehicle. Vaccination against hepatitis A virus is strongly recommended before travel to disease-endemic areas...
  11. ncbi Large outbreak of hepatitis A in tourists staying at a hotel in Hurghada, Egypt, 2004--orange juice implicated
    Christinia Frank
    Robert Koch Institut, Berlin, Germany
    Euro Surveill 10:E050609.2. 2005
  12. pmc Increase in imported dengue, Germany, 2001-2002
    Christina Frank
    Department of Infectious Disease Epidemiology, Robert Koch Institute, Berlin, Germany
    Emerg Infect Dis 10:903-6. 2004
    ..Imported dengue fever increased strongly in this time. Most infections were acquired in Southeast Asia, specifically Thailand. The 2002 epidemic in Brazil was also reflected in these data...
  13. doi Sorbitol-fermenting enterohaemorrhagic Escherichia coli O157:H- causes another outbreak of haemolytic uraemic syndrome in children
    K Alpers
    Department for Infectious Disease Epidemiology, Robert Koch Institute, Berlin, Germany
    Epidemiol Infect 137:389-95. 2009
    ..Further studies are necessary to identify the pathogen's reservoir(s). Stool samples of patients with HUS should be tested with an adequate microbiological set-up to quickly identify SF EHEC O157:H-...
  14. ncbi [Nation-wide outbreak of Salmonella Give in Germany, 2004]
    A Jansen
    Abteilung für Infektionsepidemiologie, Robert Koch Institut, Berlin
    Z Gastroenterol 43:707-13. 2005
    ..Give), a relatively rare serovar in Germany, was detected. In order to identify a common exposure and to describe the characteristics of infections caused by S. Give, an outbreak investigation was performed...