Marc Fischer

Summary

Affiliation: Centers for Disease Control and Prevention
Country: USA

Publications

  1. pmc SARS clinical features, United States, 2003
    Padmini Srikantiah
    Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, 1600 Clifton Road, Atlanta, GA 30333, USA
    Emerg Infect Dis 11:135-8. 2005
  2. pmc First case of bioterrorism-related inhalational anthrax, Florida, 2001: North Carolina investigation
    Jean Marie Maillard
    North Carolina Department of Health and Human Service, Rleigh, North Carolina, USA
    Emerg Infect Dis 8:1035-8. 2002
  3. ncbi request reprint Promise of new Japanese encephalitis vaccines
    Marc Fischer
    National Center for Zoonotic, Vector Borne, and Enteric Diseases, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Fort Collins, CO 80521, USA
    Lancet 370:1806-8. 2007
  4. pmc The incidence of acute encephalitis syndrome in Western industrialised and tropical countries
    Fidan Jmor
    Division of Neuroscience, University of Liverpool, Clinical Sciences Centre, Lower Lane, Liverpool L97LJ, UK
    Virol J 5:134. 2008
  5. ncbi request reprint Toxic shock associated with Clostridium sordellii and Clostridium perfringens after medical and spontaneous abortion
    Adam L Cohen
    Prevention and Response Branch, Division of Healthcare Quality Promotion, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, Georgia 30333, USA
    Obstet Gynecol 110:1027-33. 2007
  6. ncbi request reprint Transmission of monkeypox among persons exposed to infected prairie dogs in Indiana in 2003
    James C Kile
    Environmental Health Services Branch, Division of Emergency and Environmental Health Services, National Center for Infectious Diseases, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, GA, USA
    Arch Pediatr Adolesc Med 159:1022-5. 2005
  7. doi request reprint A survey of US travelers to Asia to assess compliance with recommendations for the use of Japanese encephalitis vaccine
    Mark R Duffy
    Division of Vector Borne Diseases, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Fort Collins, CO 80521, USA
    J Travel Med 20:165-70. 2013
  8. ncbi request reprint Diagnosis of invasive group a streptococcal infections by using immunohistochemical and molecular assays
    Jeannette Guarner
    Infectious Disease Pathology Activity, National Centers for Infectious Diseases, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, GA 30333, USA
    Am J Clin Pathol 126:148-55. 2006
  9. pmc Detection of anti-yellow fever virus immunoglobulin m antibodies at 3-4 years following yellow fever vaccination
    Katherine B Gibney
    Division of Vector Borne Diseases, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention CDC, Fort Collins, CO 80521, USA
    Am J Trop Med Hyg 87:1112-5. 2012
  10. ncbi request reprint Surveillance for human West Nile virus disease - United States, 1999-2008
    Nicole P Lindsey
    Division of Vector Borne Infectious Diseases, National Center for Emerging and Zoonotic Infectious Diseases, CDC, 3150 Rampart Road, Fort Collins, CO 80521, USA
    MMWR Surveill Summ 59:1-17. 2010

Detail Information

Publications54

  1. pmc SARS clinical features, United States, 2003
    Padmini Srikantiah
    Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, 1600 Clifton Road, Atlanta, GA 30333, USA
    Emerg Infect Dis 11:135-8. 2005
    ..Shortness of breath, vomiting, diarrhea, progressive bilateral infiltrates on chest radiograph, and need for supplemental oxygen were significantly associated with confirmed SARS-CoV infection...
  2. pmc First case of bioterrorism-related inhalational anthrax, Florida, 2001: North Carolina investigation
    Jean Marie Maillard
    North Carolina Department of Health and Human Service, Rleigh, North Carolina, USA
    Emerg Infect Dis 8:1035-8. 2002
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  3. ncbi request reprint Promise of new Japanese encephalitis vaccines
    Marc Fischer
    National Center for Zoonotic, Vector Borne, and Enteric Diseases, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Fort Collins, CO 80521, USA
    Lancet 370:1806-8. 2007
  4. pmc The incidence of acute encephalitis syndrome in Western industrialised and tropical countries
    Fidan Jmor
    Division of Neuroscience, University of Liverpool, Clinical Sciences Centre, Lower Lane, Liverpool L97LJ, UK
    Virol J 5:134. 2008
    ..This review aims to provide information to determine what minimum annual incidence of AES should be reported to show that the surveillance programme is active...
  5. ncbi request reprint Toxic shock associated with Clostridium sordellii and Clostridium perfringens after medical and spontaneous abortion
    Adam L Cohen
    Prevention and Response Branch, Division of Healthcare Quality Promotion, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, Georgia 30333, USA
    Obstet Gynecol 110:1027-33. 2007
    ..To better understand the risk of fatal toxic shock caused by Clostridium sordellii in women who had a recent medical abortion with mifepristone and misoprostol...
  6. ncbi request reprint Transmission of monkeypox among persons exposed to infected prairie dogs in Indiana in 2003
    James C Kile
    Environmental Health Services Branch, Division of Emergency and Environmental Health Services, National Center for Infectious Diseases, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, GA, USA
    Arch Pediatr Adolesc Med 159:1022-5. 2005
    ..To describe a cluster of human monkeypox cases associated with exposure to ill prairie dogs in a home child care...
  7. doi request reprint A survey of US travelers to Asia to assess compliance with recommendations for the use of Japanese encephalitis vaccine
    Mark R Duffy
    Division of Vector Borne Diseases, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Fort Collins, CO 80521, USA
    J Travel Med 20:165-70. 2013
    ..We performed a survey to estimate the proportion of US travelers to Asia who receive JE vaccine according to the Advisory Committee on Immunization Practices (ACIP) recommendations...
  8. ncbi request reprint Diagnosis of invasive group a streptococcal infections by using immunohistochemical and molecular assays
    Jeannette Guarner
    Infectious Disease Pathology Activity, National Centers for Infectious Diseases, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, GA 30333, USA
    Am J Clin Pathol 126:148-55. 2006
    ..Eighteen patients had systemic infection. Immunohistochemical analysis and PCR can be used for diagnosis of GAS infections in formalin-fixed, paraffin-embedded samples...
  9. pmc Detection of anti-yellow fever virus immunoglobulin m antibodies at 3-4 years following yellow fever vaccination
    Katherine B Gibney
    Division of Vector Borne Diseases, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention CDC, Fort Collins, CO 80521, USA
    Am J Trop Med Hyg 87:1112-5. 2012
    ..Detection of YF IgM antibodies several years postvaccination might reflect remote YF vaccination rather than recent YF vaccination or YF virus infection...
  10. ncbi request reprint Surveillance for human West Nile virus disease - United States, 1999-2008
    Nicole P Lindsey
    Division of Vector Borne Infectious Diseases, National Center for Emerging and Zoonotic Infectious Diseases, CDC, 3150 Rampart Road, Fort Collins, CO 80521, USA
    MMWR Surveill Summ 59:1-17. 2010
    ..Less than 1% of infected persons develop neuroinvasive disease, which typically presents as encephalitis, meningitis, or acute flaccid paralysis...
  11. pmc Bioterrorism-related anthrax surveillance, Connecticut, September-December, 2001
    Alcia A Williams
    Centers for Desease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, Georgia 30333, USA
    Emerg Infect Dis 8:1078-82. 2002
    ..This surveillance system provides a model that can be adapted for use in similar emergency settings...
  12. doi request reprint Laboratory testing practices for West Nile virus in the United States
    Kristen B Janusz
    Arboviral Diseases Branch, Division of Vector Borne Diseases, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Fort Collins, Colorado 80521, USA
    Vector Borne Zoonotic Dis 11:597-9. 2011
    ..Further, clinicians should be aware of the limitations of these kits and the need for additional testing to confirm a diagnosis of WNV disease...
  13. doi request reprint Zika virus outbreak on Yap Island, Federated States of Micronesia
    Mark R Duffy
    Division of Vector Borne Infectious Diseases, National Center for Zoonotic, Vector Borne, and Enteric Diseases, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Fort Collins, CO 80521, USA
    N Engl J Med 360:2536-43. 2009
    ..No previous outbreaks and only 14 cases of Zika virus disease have been previously documented...
  14. ncbi request reprint Immunohistochemical evidence of Clostridium sp, Staphylococcus aureus, and group A Streptococcus in severe soft tissue infections related to injection drug use
    Jeannette Guarner
    Infectious Disease Pathology Activity, National Center for Infectious Diseases, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, GA 30333, USA
    Hum Pathol 37:1482-8. 2006
    ..Immunohistochemical assays can be of great diagnostic value, particularly for bacteria such as Clostridium sp, which are difficult to isolate because of their anaerobic fastidious growth requirements...
  15. pmc Lack of evidence of increased West Nile virus disease severity in the United States in 2012
    Nicole P Lindsey
    Division of Vector Borne Diseases, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Fort Collins, Colorado
    Am J Trop Med Hyg 90:163-8. 2014
    ..Despite an increased incidence of neuroinvasive disease in 2012, national surveillance data showed no evidence of changes in epidemiology or increased disease severity compared with the previous 8 years. ..
  16. pmc West nile virus RNA not detected in urine of 40 people tested 6 years after acute West Nile virus disease
    Katherine B Gibney
    Arboviral Diseases Branch, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Fort Collins, Colorado 80521, USA
    J Infect Dis 203:344-7. 2011
    ..Prospective studies are needed to determine if and for how long WNV persists in urine following WNV disease...
  17. ncbi request reprint Two outbreaks of severe respiratory disease in nursing homes associated with rhinovirus
    Lauri A Hicks
    Respiratory Diseases Branch, National Center for Infectious Diseases, Epidemic Intelligence Service, Office of Workforce and Career Development, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, GA 30333, USA
    J Am Geriatr Soc 54:284-9. 2006
    ..To characterize illness and identify the etiology for two nursing home outbreaks of respiratory illness...
  18. doi request reprint Adverse event reports following Japanese encephalitis vaccination in the United States, 1999-2009
    Nicole P Lindsey
    Arboviral Diseases Branch, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, 3150 Rampart Road, Fort Collins, CO 80521, United States
    Vaccine 29:58-64. 2010
    ..There were no reports of encephalitis, meningitis, or Guillain-Barré syndrome. As reported previously, hypersensitivity reactions were common among persons receiving inactivated mouse brain-derived JE vaccine...
  19. ncbi request reprint Fatal toxic shock syndrome associated with Clostridium sordellii after medical abortion
    Marc Fischer
    Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, USA
    N Engl J Med 353:2352-60. 2005
    ..These cases indicate the need for physician awareness of this syndrome and for further study of its association with medical abortion...
  20. pmc Spatial risk assessments based on vector-borne disease epidemiologic data: importance of scale for West Nile virus disease in Colorado
    Anna M Winters
    Division of Vector Borne Infectious Diseases, National Center for Vector Borne, Zoonotic and Enteric Diseases, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Fort Collins, Colorado, USA
    Am J Trop Med Hyg 82:945-53. 2010
    ..We discuss how these findings impact on practices to develop spatial epidemiologic data for vector-borne diseases and present data to stakeholders...
  21. ncbi request reprint Yellow fever vaccine: recommendations of the Advisory Committee on Immunization Practices (ACIP)
    J Erin Staples
    Division of Vector Borne Diseases, National Center for Emerging and Zoonotic Infectious Diseases, CDC, 3150 Rampart Road, MS P 02, Fort Collins, CO 80521, USA
    MMWR Recomm Rep 59:1-27. 2010
    ..To minimize the risk for serious adverse events, health-care providers should observe the contraindications, consider the precautions to vaccination before administering vaccine, and issue a medical waiver if indicated...
  22. pmc Meteorological conditions associated with increased incidence of West Nile virus disease in the United States, 2004-2012
    Micah B Hahn
    National Center for Atmospheric Research, Boulder, Colorado Division of Vector Borne Diseases, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Fort Collins, Colorado
    Am J Trop Med Hyg 92:1013-22. 2015
    ..Readily accessible meteorological data may be used to develop predictive models to forecast geographic areas with elevated WNV disease risk before the coming season...
  23. doi request reprint Adverse event reports following yellow fever vaccination, 2007-13
    Nicole P Lindsey
    Arboviral Diseases Branch, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, 3156 Rampart Road, Fort Collins, CO 80521, USA
    J Travel Med 23:. 2016
    ....
  24. pmc State health department perceived utility of and satisfaction with ArboNET, the U.S. National Arboviral Surveillance System
    Nicole P Lindsey
    Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Division of Vector Borne Diseases, Fort Collins, CO 80521, USA
    Public Health Rep 127:383-90. 2012
    ..We assessed the perceived utility of data collected through ArboNET, the national arboviral surveillance system, and evaluated state health department user satisfaction with system function...
  25. pmc Initial and long-term costs of patients hospitalized with West Nile virus disease
    J Erin Staples
    Arboviral Diseases Branch, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Fort Collins, Colorado Prion and Health Office, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, Georgia Division of Preparedness and Emerging Infections, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, Georgia
    Am J Trop Med Hyg 90:402-9. 2014
    ..01 billion). These estimates can be used in assessing the cost-effectiveness of interventions to prevent WNV disease...
  26. pmc Influenza-like illness in a community surrounding a school-based outbreak of 2009 pandemic influenza A (H1N1) virus-Chicago, Illinois, 2009
    Kristen B Janusz
    Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Fort Collins, Colorado 80521, USA
    Clin Infect Dis 52:S94-101. 2011
    ..Public awareness and health care practices impact standard ILI surveillance data. Community-based surveys are a valuable tool to help assess the burden of ILI in a community...
  27. ncbi request reprint Pathogenesis and diagnosis of human meningococcal disease using immunohistochemical and PCR assays
    Jeannette Guarner
    Infectious Disease Pathology Activity, Division of Viral Rickettsial Diseases, National Centers for Infectious Diseases, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, GA 30333, USA
    Am J Clin Pathol 122:754-64. 2004
    ..Immunohistochemical analysis determined the distribution of meningococci and meningococcal antigens in tissue samples, allowing better insights into N meningitidis pathogenesis...
  28. ncbi request reprint Evaluation of human-to-human transmission of monkeypox from infected patients to health care workers
    Aaron T Fleischauer
    Bioterrorism Preparedness and Response Program, National Center for Infectious Diseases, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, Georgia 30333, USA
    Clin Infect Dis 40:689-94. 2005
    ..The outbreak was associated with exposure to infected prairie dogs, but the potential for person-to-person transmission was a concern. This study examines health care worker (HCW) exposure to 3 patients with confirmed monkeypox...
  29. pmc Investigation of bioterrorism-related anthrax, United States, 2001: epidemiologic findings
    Daniel B Jernigan
    Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, GA 30333, USA
    Emerg Infect Dis 8:1019-28. 2002
    ..Continued vigilance for cases is needed among health-care providers and members of the public health and law enforcement communities...
  30. pmc The critical role of pathology in the investigation of bioterrorism-related cutaneous anthrax
    Wun Ju Shieh
    Infectious Disease Pathology Activity, Division of Bacterial and Mycotic Diseases, National Center for Infectious Diseases, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, GA 30333, USA
    Am J Pathol 163:1901-10. 2003
    ..anthracis spores were intentionally released through the United States postal system...
  31. pmc Medical risk factors for severe West Nile Virus disease, United States, 2008-2010
    Nicole P Lindsey
    Arboviral Diseases Branch, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Fort Collins, Colorado 80521, USA
    Am J Trop Med Hyg 87:179-84. 2012
    ..The only condition independently associated with death was immune suppression. Prevention messages should be targeted to persons with these conditions...
  32. pmc Modifiable risk factors for West Nile virus infection during an outbreak--Arizona, 2010
    Katherine B Gibney
    Division of Vector Borne Diseases, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Fort Collins, Colorado 80521, USA
    Am J Trop Med Hyg 86:895-901. 2012
    ..4; 95% CI = 1.1-5.5). During this outbreak, WNV infection was likely primarily acquired peri-domestically with increased risk associated with potential mosquito larval habitats around the home and neighborhood...
  33. doi request reprint Chikungunya fever in the United States: a fifteen year review of cases
    Katherine B Gibney
    Arboviral Diseases Branch, Division of Vector Borne Diseases, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Fort Collins, Colorado, USA
    Clin Infect Dis 52:e121-6. 2011
    ..Chikungunya virus (CHIKV) represents a threat to the United States, because humans amplify CHIKV and vectors that transmit CHIKV are present...
  34. doi request reprint Adverse events following vaccination with an inactivated, Vero cell culture-derived Japanese encephalitis vaccine in the United States, 2009-2012
    Ingrid B Rabe
    Arboviral Diseases Branch, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, 3156 Rampart Road, Fort Collins, CO 80521, United States Electronic address
    Vaccine 33:708-12. 2015
    ..It is essential to monitor post-licensure surveillance data to evaluate the safety of JE-VC because rare adverse events may not be detected until the vaccine is administered to a larger population...
  35. pmc Chikungunya virus infections among travelers-United States, 2010-2013
    Nicole P Lindsey
    Arboviral Diseases Branch, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Fort Collins, Colorado Focus Diagnostics, Cypress, California Viral and Rickettsial Disease Laboratory Branch, California Department of Public Health, Richmond, California
    Am J Trop Med Hyg 92:82-7. 2015
    ..Given the risk of introduction into the United States, healthcare providers and public health officials should be educated about the recognition, diagnosis, and timely reporting of chikungunya virus disease cases. ..
  36. doi request reprint Investigation of a Guillain-Barré syndrome cluster in the Republic of Fiji
    Daniel M Pastula
    Epidemic Intelligence Service, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, GA, United States Division of Vector Borne Diseases, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Fort Collins, CO, United States Department of Neurology, University of Colorado Denver, Aurora, CO, United States
    J Neurol Sci . 2016
    ..In 2014, we investigated a cluster of Guillain-Barre syndrome (GBS) in Fiji that occurred during a dengue epidemic. We designed a case-control study to determine the etiology...
  37. ncbi request reprint Japanese encephalitis vaccines: recommendations of the Advisory Committee on Immunization Practices (ACIP)
    Marc Fischer
    Division of Vector Borne Infectious Diseases, National Center for Emerging and Zoonotic Infectious Diseases, CDC, Fort Collins, CO 80521, USA
    MMWR Recomm Rep 59:1-27. 2010
    ..JE-MB is the only JE vaccine available for use in children aged 1-16 years, and remaining supplies will be reserved for use in this group...
  38. pmc Molecular epidemiology of Neisseria meningitidis isolates from an outbreak of meningococcal disease among men who have sex with men, Chicago, Illinois, 2003
    Susanna Schmink
    Meningitis and Vaccine Preventable Diseases Branch, DBD, NCIRD, CDC, Atlanta, GA 30333, USA
    J Clin Microbiol 45:3768-70. 2007
    ..Isolates from this outbreak were identical to each other but distinct from the clone that caused a similar outbreak in Canada in 2001...
  39. pmc Japanese encephalitis in travelers from non-endemic countries, 1973-2008
    Susan L Hills
    Arboviral Diseases Branch, Division of Vector Borne Infectious Diseases, National Center for Zoonotic, Vector Borne and Enteric Diseases, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, 3150 Rampart Road, Fort Collins, CO 80521, USA
    Am J Trop Med Hyg 82:930-6. 2010
    ..Nonetheless, for each traveler, a careful assessment of itinerary and activities, a decision on vaccination, and information on mosquito precautions are needed to reduce the risk of this disease...
  40. doi request reprint West Nile virus disease in children, United States, 1999-2007
    Nicole P Lindsey
    Division of Vector Borne Infectious Diseases, National Center for Zoonotic, Vector Borne, and Enteric Diseases, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, 3150 Rampart Rd, Fort Collins, CO 80522, USA
    Pediatrics 123:e1084-9. 2009
    ..Although West Nile virus (WNV) disease has occurred predominantly among adults in the United States, children are also susceptible. Epidemiological data describing WNV disease in children are limited...
  41. ncbi request reprint Bordetella holmesii bacteremia: a newly recognized clinical entity among asplenic patients
    Colin W Shepard
    Div of Viral Hepatitis, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, Georgia 30333, USA
    Clin Infect Dis 38:799-804. 2004
    ..There were no deaths. Our findings support evidence that B. holmesii may be a true pathogen associated with bacteremia among asplenic patients...
  42. ncbi request reprint Human monkeypox infection: a family cluster in the midwestern United States
    James J Sejvar
    Division of Viral and Rickettsial Diseases, National Center for Infectious Diseases, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, Georgia 30033, USA
    J Infect Dis 190:1833-40. 2004
    ..We describe a cluster of monkeypox in a family with a spectrum of clinical illness, including encephalitis, and outline the laboratory confirmation of monkeypox...
  43. ncbi request reprint Adjuvant therapy for meningococcal sepsis
    Marc Fischer
    Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, GA, USA
    Pediatr Infect Dis J 24:177-8. 2005
  44. doi request reprint Zika Virus and Pregnancy: What Obstetric Health Care Providers Need to Know
    Dana Meaney-Delman
    Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, Georgia
    Obstet Gynecol 127:642-8. 2016
    ....
  45. pmc Jamestown Canyon Virus Disease in the United States-2000-2013
    Daniel M Pastula
    EIS Program Office, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, Georgia Arboviral Diseases Branch, Division of Vector Borne Diseases, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Fort Collins, Colorado Wisconsin Department of Health Services, Madison, Wisconsin New York State Department of Health and Wadsworth Center, Albany, New York
    Am J Trop Med Hyg 93:384-9. 2015
    ..Health-care providers and public health officials should consider JCV disease in the differential diagnoses of viral meningitis and encephalitis, obtain appropriate specimens for testing, and report cases to public health authorities. ..
  46. doi request reprint Colorado tick fever in the United States, 2002-2012
    Stephanie J Yendell
    1Arboviral Diseases Branch, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Fort Collins, Colorado
    Vector Borne Zoonotic Dis 15:311-6. 2015
    ..This study summarizes national surveillance data for CTF from 2002 through 2012 and examines trends in the epidemiology and testing of identified CTF cases...
  47. pmc Use of Japanese encephalitis vaccine in US travel medicine practices in Global TravEpiNet
    Bhushan R Deshpande
    School of Arts and Sciences, Tufts University, Medford, Massachusetts Department of Quantitative Health Sciences, University of Massachusetts Medical School, Worcester, Massachusetts Center for Healthcare Organization and Implementation Research, Bedford Veterans Affairs Medical Center, Bedford, Massachusetts Division of Global Migration and Quarantine, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, Georgia Arboviral Diseases Branch, Division of Vector Borne Diseases, National Center for Emerging and Zoonotic Infectious Diseases, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Fort Collins, Colorado Travelers Advice and Immunization Center, Massachusetts General Hospital, Boston, Massachusetts Harvard Medical School, Boston, Massachusetts
    Am J Trop Med Hyg 91:694-8. 2014
    ..Better understanding is needed of the clinical decision-making regarding JE vaccine in US travel medicine practices. ..
  48. pmc A case series of three US adults with Japanese encephalitis, 2010-2012
    Susan L Hills
    Arboviral Diseases Branch, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Fort Collins, CO, USA
    J Travel Med 21:310-3. 2014
    ..Although the risk for acquiring JE for most travelers to Asia is low, it varies based on the destination, season, trip duration, and activities...
  49. pmc Effect of aerial insecticide spraying on West Nile virus disease--north-central Texas, 2012
    Duke J Ruktanonchai
    Epidemic Intelligence Service, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, Georgia Health Service Region 2 3, Texas Department of State Health Services, Arlington, Texas Division of Vector Borne Diseases, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Fort Collins, Colorado Zoonosis Control Branch, Texas Department of State Health Services, Austin, Texas
    Am J Trop Med Hyg 91:240-5. 2014
    ..45/100,000 persons, respectively; the IRR was 10.57 (95% CI: 6.11-18.28). The ratio of IRRs was 2.50 (95% CI: 0.98-6.35). Disease incidence decreased in both areas, but the relative change was greater in aerial-sprayed areas. ..
  50. ncbi request reprint Necrotizing enterocolitis associated with clostridium perfringens type A in previously healthy north american adults
    Jeremy Sobel
    Foodborne and Diarrheal Diseases Branch, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, GA 30333, USA
    J Am Coll Surg 201:48-56. 2005
    ..It is exceedingly rare in the developed world. C perfringens type A is a common cause of acute gastroenteritis and, in a handful of infections, has been reported in association with a syndrome resembling necrotizing enteritis...
  51. pmc Control of Japanese encephalitis in Asia: the time is now
    Susan Hills
    Arboviral Diseases Branch, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, 3156 Rampart Road, Fort Collins, CO 80521, USA
    Expert Rev Anti Infect Ther 12:901-4. 2014
    ..While challenges remain, this tremendous progress means there is a better opportunity than at any time in the past to prevent the substantial morbidity and mortality from this disease. ..
  52. ncbi request reprint Neonatal meningococcal disease in the United States, 1990 to 1999
    Colin W Shepard
    Meningitis and Special Pathogens Branch, Division of Bacterial and Mycotic Diseases, National Center for Infectious Disease CDC, 1600 Clifton Road NE, Atlanta, GA 30333, USA
    Pediatr Infect Dis J 22:418-22. 2003
    ..Most relevant literature consists of case reports or case series, which note high case-fatality ratios but do not describe the overall burden of disease...
  53. doi request reprint Fatal transplant-associated west nile virus encephalitis and public health investigation-california, 2010
    Ingrid B Rabe
    Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Fort Collins, CO, USA
    Transplantation 96:463-8. 2013
    ..In December 2010, a case of West Nile virus (WNV) encephalitis occurring in a kidney recipient shortly after organ transplantation was identified...
  54. doi request reprint Eastern equine encephalitis: an emerging arboviral disease threat, Maine, 2009
    Katherine B Gibney
    Division of Vector Borne Diseases, Arboviral Disease Branch, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Fort Collins, Colorado 80521, USA
    Vector Borne Zoonotic Dis 11:637-9. 2011
    ..Before 2009, limited nonhuman EEE virus activity had been reported in Maine, all from the southernmost area of the state. No human case has been reported in a Maine resident...