Kayla Laserson

Summary

Affiliation: Centers for Disease Control and Prevention
Country: USA

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Substandard tuberculosis drugs on the global market and their simple detection
    K F Laserson
    Division of TB Elimination, National Centers for HIV AIDS, STD and TB Prevention, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, Georgia 30333, USA
    Int J Tuberc Lung Dis 5:448-54. 2001
  2. ncbi request reprint Speaking the same language: treatment outcome definitions for multidrug-resistant tuberculosis
    K F Laserson
    Division of Tuberculosis Elimination, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, GA 30333, USA
    Int J Tuberc Lung Dis 9:640-5. 2005
  3. pmc Preparing for human papillomavirus vaccine introduction in Kenya: implications from focus-group and interview discussions with caregivers and opinion leaders in Western Kenya
    Allison L Friedman
    U, S, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention CDC, 1600 Clifton Road, NE, 30333 Atlanta, GA, USA
    BMC Public Health 14:855. 2014
  4. pmc The impact of home-based HIV counseling and testing on care-seeking and incidence of common infectious disease syndromes in rural western Kenya
    Godfrey Bigogo
    Center for Global Health Research, Kenya Medical Research Institute, P, O, Box 1578, 40100 Kisumu, Kenya
    BMC Infect Dis 14:376. 2014
  5. pmc A sham case-control study of effectiveness of DTP-Hib-hepatitis B vaccine against rotavirus acute gastroenteritis in Kenya
    Sammy Khagayi
    Kenya Medical Research Institute KEMRI Centers for Disease Control and Prevention CDC Research and Public Health Collaboration, Kisumu, Kenya
    BMC Infect Dis 14:77. 2014
  6. pmc Worldwide emergence of extensively drug-resistant tuberculosis
    N Sarita Shah
    Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, Georgia, USA
    Emerg Infect Dis 13:380-7. 2007

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Publications6

  1. ncbi request reprint Substandard tuberculosis drugs on the global market and their simple detection
    K F Laserson
    Division of TB Elimination, National Centers for HIV AIDS, STD and TB Prevention, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, Georgia 30333, USA
    Int J Tuberc Lung Dis 5:448-54. 2001
    ..The prevalence of substandard anti-tuberculosis drugs is unknown. To maximize the effectiveness of tuberculosis (TB) control efforts, simple, inexpensive drug quality screening methods are needed...
  2. ncbi request reprint Speaking the same language: treatment outcome definitions for multidrug-resistant tuberculosis
    K F Laserson
    Division of Tuberculosis Elimination, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, GA 30333, USA
    Int J Tuberc Lung Dis 9:640-5. 2005
    ..However, standard definitions for MDR-TB patient registration and treatment outcomes do not exist...
  3. pmc Preparing for human papillomavirus vaccine introduction in Kenya: implications from focus-group and interview discussions with caregivers and opinion leaders in Western Kenya
    Allison L Friedman
    U, S, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention CDC, 1600 Clifton Road, NE, 30333 Atlanta, GA, USA
    BMC Public Health 14:855. 2014
    ..To identify HPV vaccine communication and mobilization needs, this research sought to understand HPV vaccine-related perceptions and concerns of male and female caregivers and community leaders in four rural communities of western Kenya...
  4. pmc The impact of home-based HIV counseling and testing on care-seeking and incidence of common infectious disease syndromes in rural western Kenya
    Godfrey Bigogo
    Center for Global Health Research, Kenya Medical Research Institute, P, O, Box 1578, 40100 Kisumu, Kenya
    BMC Infect Dis 14:376. 2014
    ..However, there is little data on whether knowing one's HIV-positive status necessarily leads to uptake of HIV care, which could in turn, lead to a reduction in the prevalence of common infectious disease syndromes...
  5. pmc A sham case-control study of effectiveness of DTP-Hib-hepatitis B vaccine against rotavirus acute gastroenteritis in Kenya
    Sammy Khagayi
    Kenya Medical Research Institute KEMRI Centers for Disease Control and Prevention CDC Research and Public Health Collaboration, Kisumu, Kenya
    BMC Infect Dis 14:77. 2014
    ....
  6. pmc Worldwide emergence of extensively drug-resistant tuberculosis
    N Sarita Shah
    Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, Georgia, USA
    Emerg Infect Dis 13:380-7. 2007
    ..9%) met criteria for XDR TB. Further investigation of population-based trends and expanded efforts to prevent drug resistance and effectively treat patients with MDR TB are crucial for protection of public health and control of TB...