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2011 GDD Publications

Egypt

  • Ahmed SF, Sebeny PJ, Klena JD, Pimentel G, Mansour A, Naguib AM, Bruton J, Young SY, Holtz LR, Wang D. Novel astroviruses in children, Egypt. Emerg Infect Dis. 2011 Dec;17(12):2391-3.
  • Talaat M, Afifi S, Dueger E, El-Ashry N, Marfin A, Kandeel A, Mohareb E, El-Sayed N. Effects of hand hygiene campaigns on incidence of laboratory-confirmed influenza and absenteeism in schoolchildren, Cairo, Egypt. Emerg Infect Dis. 2011 Apr;17(4):619-25.
  • Money NN, Maves RC, Sebeny P, Kasper MR, Riddle MS; AFHSC-GEIS Enteric Surveillance Writing Group, Wu M, Lee JE, Schnabel D, Bowden R, Oaks EV, Ocaña V, Acosta L, Gotuzzo E, Lanata C, Ochoa T, Aguayo N, Bernal M, Meza R, Canal E, Gregory M, Cepeda D, Listiyaningsih E, Putnam SD, Young S, Mansour A, Nakhla I, Moustafa M, Hassan K, Klena J, Bruton J, Shaheen H, Farid S, Fouad S, El-Mohamady H, Styles T, Shiau LC, Espinosa B, McMullen K, Reed E, Neil D, Searles D, Nevin R, Von Thun A, Sessions C. Enteric disease surveillance under the AFHSC-GEIS: current efforts, landscape analysis and vision forward. BMC Public Health. 2011 Mar 4;11 Suppl 2:S7.
  • Fadeel MA, House BL, Wasfy MM, Klena JD, Habashy EE, Said MM, Maksoud MA, Rahman BA, Pimentel G. Evaluation of a newly developed ELISA against Widal, TUBEX-TF and Typhidot for typhoid fever surveillance. J Infect Dev Ctries. 2011 Mar 21;5(3):169-75

China

  • Feng Z, Li W, Varma JK. Gaps remain in China's ability to detect emerging infectious diseases despite advances since the onset of SARS and avian flu. Health Aff (Millwood). 2011 Jan;30(1):127-35
  • Getahun H, Kittikraisak W, Heilig CM, Corbett EL, Ayles H, Cain KP, Grant AD, Churchyard GJ, Kimerling M, Shah S, Lawn SD, Wood R, Maartens G, Granich R, Date AA, Varma JK. Development of a standardized screening rule for tuberculosis in people living with HIV in resource-constrained settings: individual participant data meta-analysis of observational studies. PLoS Med. 2011 Jan 18;8(1):e1000391.
  • Chao HJ, Chan CC, Rao CY, Lee CT, Chuang YC, Chiu YH, Hsu HH, Wu YH. The effects of transported Asian dust on the composition and concentration of ambient fungi in Taiwan. Int J Biometeorol. 2011 Feb 14. [Epub ahead of print]
  • Li Y, Guo H, Xu W, Wu T, Ma H, Fontaine RE. A community outbreak of rotavirus diarrhea associated with exposures in a hospital outpatient department in South China. Pediatr Infect Dis J. 2011 Sep;30(9):745-8.
  • Zeng G, Ma H, Wang X, Yan H, Wan X, Jiang B, Fontaine RE, Wu Z, Lin S, Ruan F, Liu H. Paraplegia and paraparesis from intrathecal methotrexate and cytarabine contaminated with trace amounts of vincristine in China during 2007. J Clin Oncol. 2011 May 1;29(13):1765-70. Epub 2011 Mar 21.
  • Ruan F, Yang T, Ma H, Jin Y, Song S, Fontaine RE, Zhu BP. Risk factors for hand, foot, and mouth disease and herpangina and the preventive effect of hand-washing. Pediatrics. 2011 Apr;127(4):e898-904. Epub 2011 Mar 21.
  • Cui F, Luo H, Zhou L, Yin D, Zheng C, Wang D, Gong J, Fang G, He J, McFarland J, Yu H. Transmission of pandemic influenza A (H1N1) virus in a train in China. J Epidemiol. 2011 Jul 5;21(4):271-7. Epub 2011 Jun 4.
  • Cain KP, Varma JK. You have to find TB to treat TB. Int J Tuberc Lung Dis. 2011 Jul;15(7):854.
  • Feng Z, Li W, Varma JK. Gaps remain in China's ability to detect emerging infectious diseases despite advances since the onset of SARS and avian flu. Health Aff (Millwood). 2011 Jan;30(1):127-35.
  • Ke B, Ran L, Wu S, Deng X, Ke C, Feng Z, Ma L, Varma JK. Survey of Physician Diagnostic and Treatment Practices for Patients with Acute Diarrhea in Guangdong Province, China. Foodborne Pathog Dis. 2011 Oct 11. [Epub ahead of print].
  • He GX, Wang HY, Borgdorff MW, van Soolingen D, van der Werf MJ, Liu ZM, Li XZ, Guo H, Zhao YL, Varma JK, Tostado CP, van den Hof S. Multidrug-resistant tuberculosis, People's Republic of China, 2007-2009. Emerg Infect Dis. 2011 Oct;17(10):1831-8.
  • Bao CJ, Guo XL, Qi X, Hu JL, Zhou MH, Varma JK, Cui LB, Yang HT, Jiao YJ, Klena JD, Li LX, Tao WY, Li X, Chen Y, Zhu Z, Xu K, Shen AH, Wu T, Peng HY, Li ZF, Shan J, Shi ZY, Wang H. A family cluster of infections by a newly recognized bunyavirus in eastern China, 2007: further evidence of person-to-person transmission. Clin Infect Dis. 2011 Dec;53(12):1208-14. Epub 2011 Oct 25.
  • Han K, Ma H, An X, Su Y, Chen J, Lian Z, Zhao J, Zhu BP, Fontaine RE, Feng Z, Zeng G. Early use of glucocorticoids was a risk factor for critical disease and death from pH1N1 infection. Clin Infect Dis. 2011 Aug;53(4):326-33.
  • Ran L, Wu S, Gao Y, Zhang X, Feng Z, Wang Z, Kan B, Klena J, Wong D, Angulo F, Varma J. Laboratory-based surveillance of nontyphoidal Salmonella infections in China. Foodborne Pathogens and Disease. 2011 Nov; 8(8): 921-927.

Bangladesh

  • Nizame MF, Nasreen S, Unicomb L, Southern D, Gurley ES, Arman S, Kadir MA, Azziz-Baumgartner E, Luby SP, Winch PJ. Understanding community perceptions, social norms and current practice related to respiratory infection in Bangladesh during 2009: a qualitative formative study. BMC Public Health. 2011 Dec 4;11(1):901.
  • Luby SP, Halder AK, Huda T, Unicomb L, Johnston RB. The effect of handwashing at recommended times with water alone and with soap on child diarrhea in rural Bangladesh: an observational study. PLoS Med. 2011 Jun;8(6):e1001052.
  • Gurley ES, Parveen S, Islam MS, Hossain MJ, Nahar N, Homaira N, Sultana R, Sejvar JJ, Rahman M, Luby SP. Family and community concerns about post-mortem needle biopsies in a Muslim society. BMC Med Ethics. 2011 Jun 13;12:10.
  • Luby SP, Agboatwalla M, Hoekstra RM. The variability of childhood diarrhea in Karachi, Pakistan, 2002-2006. Am J Trop Med Hyg. 2011 Jun;84(6):870-7.
  • Ram PK, Jahid I, Halder AK, Nygren B, Islam MS, Granger SP, Molyneaux JW, Luby SP. Variability in hand contamination based on serial measurements: implications for assessment of hand-cleansing behavior and disease risk. Am J Trop Med Hyg. 2011 Apr;84(4):510—6.
  • Ozaki M, Islam S, Rahman KM, Rahman A, Luby SP, Bern C. Economic consequences of post-kala-azar dermal leishmaniasis in a rural Bangladeshi community. Am J Trop Med Hyg. 2011 Sep;85(3):528-34.
  • Islam MS, Luby SP, Rahman M, Parveen S, Homaira N, Begum NH, Dawlat Khan AK, Sultana R, Akhter S, Gurley ES. Social ecological analysis of an outbreak of pufferfish egg poisoning in a coastal area of Bangladesh. Am J Trop Med Hyg. 2011 Sep;85(3):498-503
  • Boyer AE, Quinn CP, Beesley CA, Gallegos-Candela M, Marston CK, Cronin LX, Lins RC, Stoddard RA, Li H, Schiffer J, Hossain MJ, Chakraborty A, Rahman M, Luby SP, Shieh WJ, Zaki S, Barr JR, Hoffmaster AR. Lethal factor toxemia and anti-protective antigen antibody activity in naturally acquired cutaneous anthrax. J Infect Dis. 2011 Nov;204(9):1321-7. Epub 2011 Sep 9.
  • Rahman MA, Hossain MJ, Sultana S, Homaira N, Khan SU, Rahman M, Gurley ES, Rollin PE, Lo MK, Comer JA, Lowe L, Rota PA, Ksiazek TG, Kenah E, Sharker Y, Luby SP. Date Palm Sap Linked to Nipah Virus Outbreak in Bangladesh, 2008. Vector Borne Zoonotic Dis. 2011 Sep 16. [Epub ahead of print]
  • Schmidt WP, Genser B, Luby SP, Chalabi Z. Estimating the effect of recurrent infectious diseases on nutritional status: sampling frequency, sample-size, and bias. J Health Popul Nutr. 2011 Aug;29(4):317-26.
  • Luby SP, Halder AK, Huda TM, Unicomb L, Johnston RB. Using child health outcomes to identify effective measures of handwashing. Am J Trop Med Hyg. 2011 Nov;85(5):882-92
  • Paul RC, Rahman M, Gurley ES, Hossain MJ, Diorditsa S, Hasan AM, Banu SS, Alamgir A, Rahman MA, Sandhu H, Fischer M, Luby SP. A novel low-cost approach to estimate the incidence of Japanese encephalitis in the catchment area of three hospitals in Bangladesh. Am J Trop Med Hyg. 2011 Aug;85(2):379-85.
  • Najnin N, Bennett CM, Luby SP. Inequalities in care-seeking for febrile illness of under-five children in urban Dhaka, Bangladesh. J Health Popul Nutr. 2011 Oct;29(5):523-31.

Guatemala

  • Velasquez DE, Arvelo W, Cama VA, López B, Reyes L, Roellig DM, Kahn GD, Lindblade KA. Molecular Insights for Giardia, Cryptosporidium, and Soil-Transmitted Helminths from a Facility-Based Surveillance System in Guatemala. Am J Trop Med Hyg. 2011 Dec;85(6):1141-1143.
  • Bai Y, Kosoy M, Recuenco S, Alvarez D, Moran D, Turmelle A, Ellison J, Garcia DL, Estevez A, Lindblade K, Rupprecht C. Bartonella spp. in Bats, Guatemala. Emerg Infect Dis. 2011 Jul;17(7):1269-72.
  • Lindblade KA, Johnson AJ, Arvelo W, Zhang X, Jordan HT, Reyes L, Fry AM, Padilla N. Low usage of government healthcare facilities for acute respiratory infections in Guatemala: implications for influenza surveillance. BMC Public Health. 2011 Nov 24;11(1):885. [Epub ahea
  • Cortes J, Arvelo W, Lopez B, Reyes B, Kerin T, Guatam R, Patel M, Parashar U, Lindblade K. Rotavirus disease burden among children <5 years of age- Santa Rosa, Guatemala, 2007-2009. Trop Med Int Health. 2011 Dec 19. doi: 10.1111/j.1365-3156.2011.02911.x. [Epub ahead of print]

Kenya

  • Daniel JH, Lewis LW, Redwood YA, Kieszak S, Breiman RF, Flanders WD, Bell C, Mwihia J, Ogana G, Likimani S, Straetemans M, McGeehin M. Comprehensive Assessment of Maize Aflatoxin Levels in Eastern Kenya, 2005–2007. Environmental Health Perspectives. 2011 Dec; 119 (12): 1794-1799.
  • Feikin DR, Olack B, Bigogo GM, Audi A, Cosmas L, Aura B, Burke H, Njenga MK, Williamson J, Breiman RF. The burden of common infectious disease syndromes at the clinic and household level from population-based surveillance in rural and urban Kenya. PLoS One. 2011 Jan 18;6(1):e16085.
  • Nderitu L, Lee JS, Omolo J, Omulo S, O'Guinn ML, Hightower A, Mosha F, Mohamed M, Munyua P, Nganga Z, Hiett K, Seal B, Feikin DR, Breiman RF, Njenga MK. Sequential Rift Valley fever outbreaks in eastern Africa caused by multiple lineages of the virus. J Infect Dis. 2011 Mar 1;203(5):655-65.
  • Oria PA, Matini W, Nelligan I, Emukule G, Scherzer M, Oyier B, Ochieng HN, Hooper L, Kanyuga A, Muthoka P, Morales KF, Nzioka C, Breiman RF, Katz MA. Are Kenyan healthcare workers willing to receive the pandemic influenza vaccine? Results from a cross-sectional survey of healthcare workers in Kenya about knowledge, attitudes and practices concerning infection with and vaccination against 2009 pandemic influenza A (H1N1), 2010. Vaccine. 2011 Apr 27;29(19):3617-22. Epub 2011 Feb 4
  • Kim C, Ahmed JA, Eidex RB, Nyoka R, Waiboci LW, Erdman D, Tepo A, Mahamud AS, Kabura W, Nguhi M, Muthoka P, Burton W, Breiman RF, Njenga MK, Katz MA. Comparison of nasopharyngeal and oropharyngeal swabs for the diagnosis of eight respiratory viruses by real-time reverse transcription-PCR assays. PLoS One. 2011;6(6):e21610. Epub 2011 Jun 30
  • Kodani M, Yang G, Conklin LM, Travis TC, Whitney CG, Anderson LJ, Schrag SJ, Taylor TH Jr, Beall BW, Breiman RF, Feikin DR, Njenga MK, Mayer LW, Oberste MS, Tondella ML, Winchell JM, Lindstrom SL, Erdman DD, Fields BS. Application of TaqMan low-density arrays for simultaneous detection of multiple respiratory pathogens. J Clin Microbiol. 2011 Jun;49(6):2175-82. Epub 2011 Apr 6.
  • Breiman RF, Olack B, Shultz A, Roder S, Kimani K, Feikin DR, Burke H. Healthcare-use for major infectious disease syndromes in an informal settlement in Nairobi, Kenya. J Health Popul Nutr. 2011 Apr;29(2):123-33.
  • Milstein B, Homer J, Briss P, Burton D, Pechacek T. Why behavioral and environmental interventions are needed to improve health at lower cost. Health Aff (Millwood). 2011 May;30(5):823-32.
  • Burton DC, Flannery B, Onyango B, Larson C, Alaii J, Zhang X, Hamel MJ, Breiman RF, Feikin DR. Healthcare-seeking behaviour for common infectious disease-related illnesses in rural Kenya: a community-based house-to-house survey. J Health Popul Nutr. 2011 Feb;29(1):61-70.
  • Burgert CR, Bigogo G, Adazu K, Odhiambo F, Buehler J, Breiman RF, Laserson K, Hamel MJ, Feikin DR. Impact of implementation of free high-quality health care on health facility attendance by sick children in rural western Kenya. Trop Med Int Health. 2011 Jun;16(6):711-20. doi: 10.1111/j.1365-3156.2011.02752.x. Epub 2011 Mar 29.
  • Ope MO, Katz MA, Aura B, Gikunju S, Njenga MK, Ng'ang'a Z, Vulule J, Breiman RF, Feikin DR. Risk factors for hospitalized seasonal influenza in rural western Kenya. PLoS One. 2011;6(5):e20111. Epub 2011 May 26.
  • Waiboci LW, Lebo E, Williamson JM, Mwiti W, Kikwai GK, Njuguna H, Olack B, Breiman RF, Njenga MK, Katz MA. Viral shedding in patients infected with pandemic influenza A (H1N1) virus in Kenya, 2009. PLoS One. 2011;6(6):e20320. Epub 2011 Jun 10.
  • Osoro EM, Munyua P, Muthoka P, Gikundi S, Njenga MK, Lifumo S, Achilla R, Waiboci L, Nzioka C, Omolo J, Feikin DR, Breiman RF, Katz MA. Hospitalized patients with pandemic (H1N1) 2009, Kenya. Emerg Infect Dis. 2011 Sep;17(9):1744-6.
  • Olack B, Burke H, Cosmas L, Bamrah S, Dooling K, Feikin DR, Talley LE, Breiman RF. Nutritional status of under-five children living in an informal urban settlement in Nairobi, Kenya. J Health Popul Nutr. 2011 Aug;29(4):357-63.
  • Hamel MJ, Adazu K, Obor D, Sewe M, Vulule J, Williamson JM, Slutsker L, Feikin DR, Laserson KF. A reversal in reductions of child mortality in western Kenya, 2003-2009. Am J Trop Med Hyg. 2011 Oct;85(4):597-605.
  • Ari MD, Guracha A, Fadeel MA, Njuguna C, Njenga MK, Kalani R, Abdi H, Warfu O, Omballa V, Tetteh C, Breiman RF, Pimentel G, Feikin DR. Challenges of establishing the correct diagnosis of outbreaks of acute febrile illnesses in Africa: the case of a likely Brucella outbreak among nomadic pastoralists, northeast Kenya, March-July 2005. Am J Trop Med Hyg. 2011 Nov;85(5):909-12.
  • Nair H, Brooks WA, Katz M, Roca A, Berkley JA, Madhi SA, Simmerman JM, Gordon A, Sato M, Howie S, Krishnan A, Ope M, Lindblade KA, Carosone-Link P, Lucero M, Ochieng W, Kamimoto L, Dueger E, Bhat N, Vong S, Theodoratou E, Chittaganpitch M, Chimah O, Balmaseda A, Buchy P, Harris E, Evans V, Katayose M, Gaur B, O'Callaghan-Gordo C, Goswami D, Arvelo W, Venter M, Briese T, Tokarz R, Widdowson MA, Mounts AW, Breiman RF, Feikin DR, Klugman KP, Olsen SJ, Gessner BD, Wright PF, Rudan I, Broor S, Simões EA, Campbell H. Global burden of respiratory infections due to seasonal influenza in young children: a systematic review and meta-analysis. Lancet. 2011 Dec 3;378(9807):1917-30. Epub 2011 Nov 10.
  • Olson CK, Blum LS, Patel KN, Oria PA, Feikin DR, Laserson KF, Wamae AW, Bartlett AV, Breiman RF, Ram PK. Community Case Management of Childhood Diarrhea in a Setting with Declining Use of Oral Rehydration Therapy: Findings from Cross-Sectional Studies among Primary Household Caregivers, Kenya, 2007. Am J Trop Med Hyg. 2011 Dec;85(6):1134-1140.
  • Watson JT, El Bushra H, Lebo EJ, Bwire G, Kiyengo J, Emukule G, Omballa V, Tole J, Zuberi M, Breiman RF, Katz MA. Outbreak of Beriberi among African Union Troops in Mogadishu, Somalia. PLoS One. 2011;6(12):e28345. Epub 2011 Dec 21.
  • Nsubuga P, Johnson K, Tetteh C, Oundo J, Weathers A, Vaughan J, Elbon S, Tshimanga M, Ndugulile F, Ohuabunwo C, Evering-Watley M, Mosha F, Oleribe O, Nguku P, Davis L, Preacely N, Luce R, Antara S, Imara H, Ndjakani Y, Doyle T, Espinosa Y, Kazambu D, Delissaint D, Ngulefac J, Njenga K. Field Epidemiology and Laboratory Training Programs in sub-Saharan Africa from 2004 to 2010: need, the process, and prospects. Pan Afr Med J. 2011;10:24. Epub 2011 Oct 19.
  • Cohen AL, Feikin DR, Levine OS, Whitney CG. Response to Moore and others (2010) and Mehta (2010). Am J Trop Med Hyg. 2011 Feb;84(2):357-8; author reply 359.

Thailand

  • Thamthitiwat S, Marin N, Baggett HC, Peruski LF, Kiatkulwiwat W, Panumatrasmee V, Varma JK, Nateniyom S, Akarasewi P, Maloney SA. Mycobacterium bovis (Bacille Calmette-Guérin) bacteremia in immunocompetent neonates following vaccination. Vaccine. 2011 Feb 17;29(9):1727-30. Epub 2011 Jan 5.
  • Dawood FS, Fry AM, Muangchana C, Sanasuttipun W, Baggett HC, Chunsuttiwat S, Maloney SA, Simmerman JM. A method for estimating vaccine-preventable pediatric influenza pneumonia hospitalizations in developing countries: Thailand as a case study. Vaccine. 2011 Jun 10;29(26):4416-21.
  • Simmerman JM, Suntarattiwong P, Levy J, Jarman RG, Kaewchana S, Gibbons RV, Cowling BJ, Sanasuttipun W, Maloney SA, Uyeki TM, Kamimoto L, Chotipitayasunondh T. Findings from a household randomized controlled trial of hand washing and face masks to reduce influenza transmission in Bangkok, Thailand. Influenza Other Respi Viruses. 2011 Jul;5(4):256-67. doi: 10.1111/j.1750-2659.2011.00205.x. Epub 2011 Feb 17.
  • Fry AM, Lu X, Olsen SJ, Chittaganpitch M, Sawatwong P, Chantra S, Baggett HC, Erdman D. Human rhinovirus infections in rural Thailand: epidemiological evidence for rhinovirus as both pathogen and bystander. PLoS One. 2011 Mar 29;6(3):e17780.
  • Bhengsri S, Baggett HC, Peruski LF, Morway C, Bai Y, Fisk TL, Sitdhirasdr A, Maloney SA, Dowell SF, Kosoy M. Bartonella seroprevalence in rural Thailand. Southeast Asian J Trop Med Public Health. 2011 May;42(3):687-92.
  • Lindsley M, Nanthawan M, Baggett H, Surinthong Y, Autthateinchai R, Sawatwong P, Harris J, Park B, Chiller T, Balajee A, Poonwan N. Evaluation of a newly developed lateral flow immunoassay for the diagnosis of cryptococcosios. CID 2011 Aug 15; 53: 321-325.
  • Bhengsri S, Baggett HC, Jorakate P, Kaewpan A, Prapasiri P, Naorat S, Thamthitiwat S, Tanwisaid K, Chantra S, Salika P, Dejsirilert S, Peruski LF, Maloney SA. Incidence of bacteremic melioidosis in eastern and northeastern Thailand. Am J Trop Med Hyg. 2011 Jul;85(1):117-20.
  • Robertson K, Lumlertdacha B, Franka R, Petersen B, Bhengsri S, Henchaichon S, Peruski LF, Baggett HC, Maloney SA, Rupprecht CE. Rabies-related knowledge and practices among persons at risk of bat exposures in Thailand. PLoS Negl Trop Dis. 2011 Jun;5(6):e1054. Epub 2011 Jun 28.
  • Harris JR, Lindsley MD, Henchaichon S, Poonwan N, Naorat S, Prapasiri P, Chantra S, Ruamcharoen F, Chang LS, Chittaganpitch M, Mehta N, Peruski L, Maloney SA, Park BJ, Baggett HC. High Prevalence of Cryptococcal Infection Among HIV-Infected Patients Hospitalized With Pneumonia in Thailand. Clin Infect Dis. 2011 Dec 23. [Epub ahead of print]
  • Pongpun S, Chittaganpitch M, Hall H, Peruski LF, Xu X, Baggett HC, Fry AM, Erdman DD, Olsen SJ. Serology as an Adjunct to Polymerase Chain Reaction Assays for Surveillance of Acute Respiratory Virus Infections. Clin Infect Dis. 2011 Nov 4. [Epub ahead of print].

2010

  • Alamgir, N. I., A. Naheed, et al. (2010). "Coping strategies for financial burdens in families with childhood pneumonia in Bangladesh." BMC Public Health 10(1): 622.
  • Alicia M. Fry, Malinee Chittaganpitch, Henry C. Baggett, Teresa C. T. Peret, Ryan K. Dare, Pongpun Sawatwong, Somsak Thamthitiwat, Peera Areerat, Wichai Sanasuttipun, Julie Fischer, Susan A. Maloney, Dean D. Erdman, Sonja J. Olsen. The Burden of Hospitalized Lower Respiratory Tract Infection due to Respiratory Syncytial Virus in Rural Thailand. PLoS ONE 2010 Nov;5(11) p. 1-7 e15098
  • Anyamba, A., K. J. Linthicum, et al. (2010). "Prediction, assessment of the Rift Valley fever activity in East and Southern Africa 2006-2008 and possible vector control strategies." Am J Trop Med Hyg 83(2 Suppl): 43-51.
  • Anek-Vorapong, R., C. Sinthuwattanawibool, et al. (2010). "Validation of the GenoType MTBDRplus assay for detection of MDR-TB in a public health laboratory in Thailand." BMC Infect Dis 10: 123.
  • Anuwatnonthakate, A., S. X. Jittimanee, et al. (2010). "Barriers to human immunodeficiency virus testing of tuberculosis patients in Thailand, 2004-2007." Int J Tuberc Lung Dis 14(8): 980-985.
  • Anyangu, A. S., L. H. Gould, et al. (2010). "Risk factors for severe Rift Valley fever infection in Kenya, 2007." Am J Trop Med Hyg 83(2 Suppl): 14-21.
  • Armah, G. E., S. O. Sow, et al. (2010). "Efficacy of pentavalent rotavirus vaccine against severe rotavirus gastroenteritis in infants in developing countries in sub-Saharan Africa: a randomised, double-blind, placebo-controlled trial." Lancet 376(9741): 606-614.
  • Arvelo, W., L. S. Blum, et al. (2010). "Community perceptions of bloody diarrhoea in an urban slum in South Asia: implications for introduction of a Shigella vaccine." Epidemiol Infect: 1-7.
  • Arvelo, W., A. Kim, et al. (2010). "Case-control study to determine risk factors for diarrhea among children during a large outbreak in a country with a high prevalence of HIV infection." Int J Infect Dis.
  • Banu, S., A. Hossain, et al. (2010). "Pulmonary tuberculosis and drug resistance in Dhaka central jail, the largest prison in Bangladesh." PLoS One 5(5): e10759.
  • Bigogo, G., A. Audi, et al. (2010). "Health-seeking patterns among participants of population-based morbidity surveillance in rural western Kenya: implications for calculating disease rates." Int J Infect Dis.
  • Breiman, R. F., B. Minjauw, et al. (2010). "Rift Valley Fever: scientific pathways toward public health prevention and response." Am J Trop Med Hyg 83(2 Suppl): 1-4.
  • Breiman, R.F., G. Armah, et al. (2010). “Rotavirus vaccine efficacy in Africa and Asian Countries- Author’s reply.” Lancet 376: 1898.
  • Burton, D. C., B. Flannery, et al. (2010). "Socioeconomic and racial/ethnic disparities in the incidence of bacteremic pneumonia among US adults." Am J Public Health 100(10): 1904-1911.
  • Bai, Y., M. Y. Kosoy, et al. (2010). "Enrichment culture and molecular identification of diverse Bartonella species in stray dogs." Vet Microbiol.
  • Bhengsri, S., H. C. Baggett, et al. (2010). "Bartonella spp. infections, Thailand." Emerg Infect Dis 16(4): 743-745.
  • Cain, K. P., K. D. McCarthy, et al. (2010). "An algorithm for tuberculosis screening and diagnosis in people with HIV." N Engl J Med 362(8): 707-716.
  • Creek, T. L., A. Kim, et al. (2010). "Hospitalization and mortality among primarily nonbreastfed children during a large outbreak of diarrhea and malnutrition in Botswana, 2006." J Acquir Immune Defic Syndr 53(1): 14-19..
  • Cohen, J. M., K. C. Ernst, et al. (2010). "Local topographic wetness indices predict household malaria risk better than land-use and land-cover in the western Kenya highlands." Malar J 9: 328.
  • Epstein, J. H., P. L. Quan, et al. (2010). "Identification of GBV-D, a novel GB-like flavivirus from old world frugivorous bats (Pteropus giganteus) in Bangladesh." PLoS Pathog 6: e1000972.
  • Escona, M.D., S. Mijatovic-Rustempasic, et al. (2010). “Reassortant Group A Rotavirus from Straw-colored Fruit Bat (Eidolon helvum)”. Emerg Infect Dis 16:1844-52.
  • Feikin, D. R., K. Adazu, et al. (2010). "Mortality and health among internally displaced persons in western Kenya following post-election violence, 2008: novel use of demographic surveillance." Bull World Health Organ 88(8): 601-608.
  • Feikin, D. R., A. Audi, et al. (2010). "Evaluation of the optimal recall period for disease symptoms in home-based morbidity surveillance in rural and urban Kenya." Int J Epidemiol 39(2): 450-458.
  • Feikin, D. R., G. Jagero, et al. (2010). "High rate of pneumococcal bacteremia in a prospective cohort of older children and adults in an area of high HIV prevalence in rural western Kenya." BMC Infect Dis 10: 186.
  • Gurley, E. S., M. Rahman, et al. (2010). "Fatal outbreak from consuming Xanthium strumarium seedlings during time of food scarcity in northeastern Bangladesh." PLoS One 5(3): e9756.
  • Gurley, E. S., R. U. Zaman, et al. (2010). "Rates of hospital-acquired respiratory illness in Bangladeshi tertiary care hospitals: results from a low-cost pilot surveillance strategy." Clin Infect Dis 50(8): 1084-1090.
  • Gimenez Sanchez F, Dowell SF. "Acute Sinusitis in Children: The Importance of Judicious Use of Antimicrobial Agents. In: Nasal and Sinus Disorders in Children." Sih T, Clement P, Editors. New York. Dekker [in press]
  • Halder, A. K., C. Tronchet, et al. (2010). "Observed hand cleanliness and other measures of handwashing behavior in rural Bangladesh." BMC Public Health 10: 545.
  • Homaira, N., M. Rahman, et al. (2010). "Nipah virus outbreak with person-to-person transmission in a district of Bangladesh, 2007." Epidemiol Infect 138(11): 1630-1636.
  • Homaira, N., M. Rahman, et al. (2010). "Cluster of Nipah virus infection, Kushtia District, Bangladesh, 2007." PLoS One 5(10): e13570.
  • Homaira, N., M. Rahman, et al. (2010). "Multiple outbreaks of puffer fish intoxication in Bangladesh, 2008." Am J Trop Med Hyg 83(2): 440-444.
  • Hossain, M. J., E. S. Gurley, et al. (2010). "Hospital-based surveillance for Japanese encephalitis at four sites in Bangladesh, 2003-2005." Am J Trop Med Hyg 82(2): 344-349.
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  • Zaman RU, Alamgir AS, Rahman M, Azziz-Baumgartner E, Gurley ES, Sharker MA, Brooks WA, Azim T, Fry AM, Lindstrom S, Gubareva LV, Xu X, Garten RJ, Hossain MJ, Khan SU, Faruque LI, Ameer SS, Klimov AI, Rahman M, Luby SP. Influenza in outpatient ILI case-patients in national hospital-based surveillance, Bangladesh, 2007-2008. PLoS One. 2009 Dec 29;4(12):e8452. PubMed PMID: 20041114; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC2795194.
  • Halder AK, Gurley ES, Naheed A, Saha SK, Brooks WA, El Arifeen S, Sazzad HM, Kenah E, Luby SP. Causes of early childhood deaths in urban Dhaka, Bangladesh. PLoS One. 2009 Dec 3;4(12):e8145. PubMed PMID: 19997507; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC2779865.
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  • Raqib R, Mondal D, Karim MA, Chowdhury F, Ahmed S, Luby S, Cravioto A, Andersson J, Sack D. Detection of antibodies secreted from circulating Mycobacterium tuberculosis-specific plasma cells in the diagnosis of pediatric tuberculosis. Clin Vaccine Immunol. 2009 Apr;16(4):521-7. Epub 2009 Feb 4. PubMed PMID: 19193833; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC2668278.

2008

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  • Luby, S.P., et al., Difficulties in bringing point-of-use water treatment to scale in rural Guatemala. Am J Trop Med Hyg, 2008. 78(3): p. 382-7.
  • Kittikraisak, W., et al., Improvements in physical and mental health among HIV-infected patients treated for TB in Thailand. Southeast Asian J Trop Med Public Health, 2008. 39(6): p. 1061-71.
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  • Nateniyom, S., et al., Provider-initiated diagnostic HIV counselling and testing in tuberculosis clinics in Thailand. Int J Tuberc Lung Dis, 2008. 12(8): p. 955-61.
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  • Srisuwanvilai, L.O., et al., Performance of the BACTEC MGIT 960 compared with solid media for detection of Mycobacterium in Bangkok, Thailand. Diagn Microbiol Infect Dis, 2008. 61(4): p. 402-7.
  • Kanara, N., et al., Using program evaluation to improve the performance of a TB-HIV project in Banteay Meanchey, Cambodia. Int J Tuberc Lung Dis, 2008. 12(3 Suppl 1): p. 44-50.
  • Shah, N.S., et al., Population-based chest X-ray screening for pulmonary tuberculosis in people living with HIV/AIDS, An Giang, Vietnam. Int J Tuberc Lung Dis, 2008. 12(4): p. 404-10.
  • Dueger, E.L., E.J. Asturias, and N.A. Halsey, Culture- and antigen-negative meningitis in Guatemalan children. Rev Panam Salud Publica, 2008. 24(4): p. 248-55.
  • Dueger, E.L., et al., Increasing penicillin and trimethoprim-sulfamethoxazole resistance in nasopharyngeal Streptococcus pneumoniae isolates from Guatemalan children, 2001--2006. Int J Infect Dis, 2008. 12(3): p. 289-97.
  • van Eijk, A.M., et al., Reproductive health issues in rural Western Kenya. Reprod Health, 2008. 5: p. 1.
  • Cohen, J.M., et al., Topography-derived wetness indices are associated with household-level malaria risk in two communities in the western Kenyan highlands. Malar J, 2008. 7: p. 40.
  • Siri, J.G., et al., A census-weighted, spatially-stratified household sampling strategy for urban malaria epidemiology. Malar J, 2008. 7: p. 39.
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  • Bulimo, W.D., et al., Genetic analysis of H3N2 influenza A viruses isolated in 2006-2007 in Nairobi, Kenya. Influenza Other Respi Viruses, 2008. 2(3): p. 107-13.
  • Kuzmin, I.V., et al., Possible emergence of West Caucasian bat virus in Africa. Emerg Infect Dis, 2008. 14(12): p. 1887-9.
  • Zaman, K., et al., Effectiveness of maternal influenza immunization in mothers and infants. N Engl J Med, 2008. 359(15): p. 1555-64.
  • Nessa, K., et al., Field evaluation of simple rapid tests in the diagnosis of syphilis. Int J STD AIDS, 2008. 19(5): p. 316-20.
  • Feikin, D.R., et al., An occasion for pause and reflection--challenges to public health during times of instability: a report from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention and the Kenya Medical Research Institute on the post-election violence in Kenya. Am J Trop Med Hyg, 2008. 78(5): p. 695-6.
  • Mugoya, I., et al., Rapid spread of Vibrio cholerae O1 throughout Kenya, 2005. Am J Trop Med Hyg, 2008. 78(3): p. 527-33.
  • Kuzmin, I.V., et al., Lagos bat virus in Kenya. J Clin Microbiol, 2008. 46(4): p. 1451-61.
  • Sergon, K., et al., Seroprevalence of Chikungunya virus (CHIKV) infection on Lamu Island, Kenya, October 2004. Am J Trop Med Hyg, 2008. 78(2): p. 333-7.
  • Sang, R.C., et al., Entomologic investigations of a chikungunya virus epidemic in the Union of the Comoros, 2005. Am J Trop Med Hyg, 2008. 78(1): p. 77-82.
  • Paweska, J.T., et al., Recombinant nucleocapsid-based ELISA for detection of IgG antibody to Rift Valley fever virus in African buffalo. Vet Microbiol, 2008. 127(1-2): p. 21-8.
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  • Shah, J.J., et al., Evaluation of the impact of overseas pre-departure treatment for infection with intestinal parasites among Montagnard refugees migrating from Cambodia to North Carolina. Am J Trop Med Hyg, 2008. 78(5): p. 754-9.
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  • Baur, M., et al., High dose single-agent paclitaxel in a hemodialysis patient with advanced ovarian cancer: a case report with pharmacokinetic analysis and review of the literature. Int J Gynecol Cancer, 2008. 18(3): p. 564-70.
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  • Hayney, M.S., et al., Lung transplant patients' T cell responses to influenza vaccine viruses between seasons. Vaccine, 2008. 26(21): p. 2596-600.
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2007

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  • Surrency, A.B., P.L. Graitcer, and A.K. Henderson, Key factors for civilian injuries and deaths from exploding landmines and ordnance. Inj Prev, 2007. 13(3): p. 197-201.
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  • Bausch, D.G., et al., Assessment of the risk of Ebola virus transmission from bodily fluids and fomites. J Infect Dis, 2007. 196 Suppl 2: p. S142-7.
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  • Fry, A.M., et al., Human bocavirus: a novel parvovirus epidemiologically associated with pneumonia requiring hospitalization in Thailand. J Infect Dis, 2007. 195(7): p. 1038-45.
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  • Cohen, A.L., et al., Rapid diagnostic tests for dengue and leptospirosis: antibody detection is insensitive at presentation. Trop Med Int Health, 2007. 12(1): p. 47-51.
  • Simmerman, J.M., et al., Field performance and new uses of rapid influenza testing in Thailand. Int J Infect Dis, 2007. 11(2): p. 166-71.
  • Abdullah Brooks, W., et al., Human metapneumovirus infection among children, Bangladesh. Emerg Infect Dis, 2007. 13(10): p. 1611-3.
  • Abdullah Brooks, W., et al., Influenza A and B infection in children in urban slum, Bangladesh. Emerg Infect Dis, 2007. 13(10): p. 1507-8.
  • Gurley, E.S., et al., Person-to-person transmission of Nipah virus in a Bangladeshi community. Emerg Infect Dis, 2007. 13(7): p. 1031-7.
  • Faruque, A.S., et al., Emergence of multidrug-resistant strain of Vibrio cholerae O1 in Bangladesh and reversal of their susceptibility to tetracycline after two years. J Health Popul Nutr, 2007. 25(2): p. 241-3.
  • Tanaka, G., et al., Deaths from rotavirus disease in Bangladeshi children: estimates from hospital-based surveillance. Pediatr Infect Dis J, 2007. 26(11): p. 1014-8.
  • Brooks, W.A., et al., Invasive pneumococcal disease burden and implications for vaccine policy in urban Bangladesh. Am J Trop Med Hyg, 2007. 77(5): p. 795-801.
  • Sejvar, J.J., et al., Long-term neurological and functional outcome in Nipah virus infection. Ann Neurol, 2007. 62(3): p. 235-42.
  • Sirajul Islam, M., et al., Faecal contamination of drinking water sources of Dhaka city during the 2004 flood in Bangladesh and use of disinfectants for water treatment. J Appl Microbiol, 2007. 103(1): p. 80-7.
  • Ram, P.K., et al., Risk factors for typhoid fever in a slum in Dhaka, Bangladesh. Epidemiol Infect, 2007. 135(3): p. 458-65.
  • Crump, J.A., et al., Comparing serologic response against enteric pathogens with reported diarrhea to assess the impact of improved household drinking water quality. Am J Trop Med Hyg, 2007. 77(1): p. 136-41.
  • Schmidt, W.P., et al., Estimating the longitudinal prevalence of diarrhea and other episodic diseases: continuous versus intermittent surveillance. Epidemiology, 2007. 18(5): p. 537-43.
  • Srikantiah, P., et al., Epidemiology and risk factors for endemic typhoid fever in Uzbekistan. Trop Med Int Health, 2007. 12(7): p. 838-47.
  • Luby, S.P., et al., Field trial of a low cost method to evaluate hand cleanliness. Trop Med Int Health, 2007. 12(6): p. 765-71.
  • Jennings, G.J., et al., Brucellosis as a cause of acute febrile illness in Egypt. Trans R Soc Trop Med Hyg, 2007. 101(7): p. 707-13.
  • Luby, S.P., Quality of drinking water. BMJ, 2007. 334(7597): p. 755-6.
  • Varma, J.K., et al., Listeria monocytogenes infection from foods prepared in a commercial establishment: a case-control study of potential sources of sporadic illness in the United States. Clin Infect Dis, 2007. 44(4): p. 521-8.
  • Marcus, R., et al., Re-assessment of risk factors for sporadic Salmonella serotype Enteritidis infections: a case-control study in five FoodNet Sites, 2002-2003. Epidemiol Infect, 2007. 135(1): p. 84-92.
  • Akksilp, S., et al., Antiretroviral therapy during tuberculosis treatment and marked reduction in death rate of HIV-infected patients, Thailand. Emerg Infect Dis, 2007. 13(7): p. 1001-7.
  • Varma, J.K., et al., Evaluating the potential impact of the new Global Plan to Stop TB: Thailand, 2004-2005. Bull World Health Organ, 2007. 85(8): p. 586-92.
  • Cain, K.P., et al., The epidemiology of HIV-associated tuberculosis in rural Cambodia. Int J Tuberc Lung Dis, 2007. 11(9): p. 1008-13.
  • Thuy, T.T., et al., HIV-associated TB in An Giang Province, Vietnam, 2001-2004: epidemiology and TB treatment outcomes. PLoS One, 2007. 2(6): p. e507.
  • Asturias, E.J., et al., Randomized trial of inactivated and live polio vaccine schedules in Guatemalan infants. J Infect Dis, 2007. 196(5): p. 692-8.
  • Lindblade, K.A., et al., Mortality of sick children after outpatient treatment at first-level health facilities in rural western Kenya. Trop Med Int Health, 2007. 12(10): p. 1258-68.
  • Lindblade, K.A., et al., Elimination of Onchocercia volvulus transmission in the Santa Rosa focus of Guatemala. Am J Trop Med Hyg, 2007. 77(2): p. 334-41.
  • Breiman, R.F., et al., Preparedness for highly pathogenic avian influenza pandemic in Africa. Emerg Infect Dis, 2007. 13(10): p. 1453-8.
  • Ortiz, J.R., et al., Lack of evidence of avian-to-human transmission of avian influenza A (H5N1) virus among poultry workers, Kano, Nigeria, 2006. J Infect Dis, 2007. 196(11): p. 1685-91.
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  • Bai, Y., et al., Bartonella strains in small mammals from Dhaka, Bangladesh, related to Bartonella in America and Europe. Am J Trop Med Hyg, 2007. 77(3): p. 567-70.
  • Sergon, K., et al., Seroprevalence of Chikungunya virus infection on Grande Comore Island, union of the Comoros, 2005. Am J Trop Med Hyg, 2007. 76(6): p. 1189-93.
  • Tornheim, J.A., et al., The epidemiology of hospitalized pneumonia in rural Kenya: the potential of surveillance data in setting public health priorities. Int J Infect Dis, 2007. 11(6): p. 536-43.
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  • Bern, C., et al., The epidemiology of visceral leishmaniasis and asymptomatic leishmanial infection in a highly endemic Bangladeshi village. Am J Trop Med Hyg, 2007. 76(5): p. 909-14.
  • Chretien, J.P., et al., Drought-associated chikungunya emergence along coastal East Africa. Am J Trop Med Hyg, 2007. 76(3): p. 405-7.
  • Jordan, H.T., et al., Group a streptococcal disease in long-term care facilities: descriptive epidemiology and potential control measures. Clin Infect Dis, 2007. 45(6): p. 742-52.
  • Wang, T.H., et al., Optimizing severe acute respiratory syndrome response strategies: lessons learned from quarantine. Am J Public Health, 2007. 97 Suppl 1: p. S98-100.
  • Baggett, H.C., et al., Two nosocomial pertussis outbreaks and their associated costs - King County, Washington, 2004. Infect Control Hosp Epidemiol, 2007. 28(5): p. 537-43.
  • Dare, R.K., et al., Human coronavirus infections in rural Thailand: a comprehensive study using real-time reverse-transcription polymerase chain reaction assays. J Infect Dis, 2007. 196(9): p. 1321-8.
  • Bhavnani, D., et al., The influence of rapid influenza diagnostic testing on antibiotic prescribing patterns in rural Thailand. Int J Infect Dis, 2007. 11(4): p. 355-9.
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2006

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  • Schwartz, B.S., et al., Diarrheal epidemics in Dhaka, Bangladesh, during three consecutive floods: 1988, 1998, and 2004. Am J Trop Med Hyg, 2006. 74(6): p. 1067-73.
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