James A Flint

Summary

Affiliation: Pan American Health Organization
Country: USA

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint From stool to statistics: reporting of acute gastrointestinal illnesses in Canada
    James A Flint
    Foodborne, Waterborne and Zoonotic Infections Division, Centre for Infectious Disease Prevention and Control, Population and Public Health Branch, Health Canada
    Can J Public Health 95:309-13. 2004
  2. ncbi request reprint Physician diagnostic and reporting practices for gastrointestinal illnesses in three health regions of British Columbia
    Victoria L Edge
    Foodborne, Waterborne and Zoonotic Infections Division, Public Health Agency of Canada, 255 Woodlawn Rd W, Unit 120, Guelph, ON N1H 8J1
    Can J Public Health 98:306-10. 2007
  3. pmc Population distribution and burden of acute gastrointestinal illness in British Columbia, Canada
    M Kate Thomas
    Foodborne, Waterborne and Zoonotic Infections Division, Public Health Agency of Canada, Guelph and Ottawa, Ontario, Canada
    BMC Public Health 6:307. 2006
  4. ncbi request reprint Estimating the under-reporting rate for infectious gastrointestinal illness in Ontario
    Shannon E Majowicz
    Department of Population Medicine, University of Guelph, Guelph, ON, Canada
    Can J Public Health 96:178-81. 2005
  5. ncbi request reprint Estimating the burden of acute gastroenteritis, foodborne disease, and pathogens commonly transmitted by food: an international review
    James A Flint
    Caribbean Epidemiology Centre, PAHO, World Health Organization, Port of Spain, Republic of Trinidad and Tobago
    Clin Infect Dis 41:698-704. 2005

Detail Information

Publications5

  1. ncbi request reprint From stool to statistics: reporting of acute gastrointestinal illnesses in Canada
    James A Flint
    Foodborne, Waterborne and Zoonotic Infections Division, Centre for Infectious Disease Prevention and Control, Population and Public Health Branch, Health Canada
    Can J Public Health 95:309-13. 2004
    ..Given the public health value of surveillance data, a closer examination of under-reporting of enteric illnesses in Canada was warranted...
  2. ncbi request reprint Physician diagnostic and reporting practices for gastrointestinal illnesses in three health regions of British Columbia
    Victoria L Edge
    Foodborne, Waterborne and Zoonotic Infections Division, Public Health Agency of Canada, 255 Woodlawn Rd W, Unit 120, Guelph, ON N1H 8J1
    Can J Public Health 98:306-10. 2007
    ....
  3. pmc Population distribution and burden of acute gastrointestinal illness in British Columbia, Canada
    M Kate Thomas
    Foodborne, Waterborne and Zoonotic Infections Division, Public Health Agency of Canada, Guelph and Ottawa, Ontario, Canada
    BMC Public Health 6:307. 2006
    ..In developed countries, gastrointestinal illness (GI) is typically mild and self-limiting, however, it has considerable economic impact due to high morbidity...
  4. ncbi request reprint Estimating the under-reporting rate for infectious gastrointestinal illness in Ontario
    Shannon E Majowicz
    Department of Population Medicine, University of Guelph, Guelph, ON, Canada
    Can J Public Health 96:178-81. 2005
    ..Since reportable enteric data are known to represent only a small fraction of the total IGI in the community, the objective of this study was to estimate the under-reporting rate for IGI in Ontario...
  5. ncbi request reprint Estimating the burden of acute gastroenteritis, foodborne disease, and pathogens commonly transmitted by food: an international review
    James A Flint
    Caribbean Epidemiology Centre, PAHO, World Health Organization, Port of Spain, Republic of Trinidad and Tobago
    Clin Infect Dis 41:698-704. 2005
    ..This article reviews these key national studies and the international efforts that are providing the necessary information and technical resources to derive national, regional, and global burden of disease estimates...