- Prevalence of hepatitis C infection in New York City, 2004Katherine Bornschlegel
New York City Department of Health and Mental Hygiene, New York, NY, USA
J Urban Health 86:909-17. 2009..Continued efforts to prevent new infections in known risk behavior groups are essential, along with expansion of HCV screening and activities to prevent disease progression in people with chronic HCV...
- Unmet needs among people reported with hepatitis C, New York CityKatherine Bornschlegel
New York City Department of Health and Mental Hygiene, New York, NY 10013, USA
J Public Health Manag Pract 17:E9-17. 2011..This project sought to describe unmet needs among patients reported with hepatitis C in New York City...
- Enhanced drop-in syndromic surveillance in New York City following September 11, 2001Debjani Das
Syndromic Surveillance, New York City Department of Health, New York, New York 10013
J Urban Health 80:i76-88. 2003..The resources required to operate such a system, however, cannot be sustained for the long term. This system was changed to an electronic-based ED syndromic system using triage log data that remains in operation...
- Duplicate hepatitis C antibody testing in New York City, 2006-2010Victoria Tsai
New York City Department of Health and Mental Hygiene, Long Island City, NY Columbia University, Mailman School of Public Health, Department of Epidemiology, New York, NY Current affiliation Maryland Department of Health and Mental Hygiene, Baltimore, MD
Public Health Rep 129:491-5. 2014..Future efforts should focus on coordinating medical information and care for hepatitis C antibody-positive individuals to ensure that the recommended diagnostic follow-up and treatment services are provided. ..
- Hepatitis C Surveillance among Youth and Young Adults in New York City, 2009-2013Catharine Prussing
Bureau of Communicable Disease, New York City Department of Health and Mental Hygiene, Long Island City, NY, USA
J Urban Health 92:387-99. 2015..Hepatitis C prevention and harm reduction efforts in NYC focused on young people should target these populations, and surveillance for hepatitis C among young people should be a priority in urban as well as rural and suburban settings. ..
- Reassessing provider reporting in the age of electronic surveillanceAnna G Stachel
The New York City Department of Health and Mental Hygiene, New York, New York
J Public Health Manag Pract 20:240-5. 2014..In 2000, the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention began funding health departments to implement integrated electronic systems for disease surveillance...
- Half a diagnosis: gap in confirming infection among hepatitis C antibody-positive patientsEmily McGibbon
New York City Department of Health and Mental Hygiene, Long Island City, NY 11101, USA
Am J Med 126:718-22. 2013..This study aimed to assess whether clinicians order HCV RNA tests as recommended for antibody-positive patients and to identify barriers to such testing...