Publications from ACOSS

The following publications contain data from the Animal Contact Outbreak Surveillance System.

A review of zoonotic disease threats to pet owners: a compendium of measures to prevent zoonotic diseases associated with non-traditional pets: rodents and other small mammals, reptiles, amphibians, backyard poultry, and other selected animals. DOI PubMed
Varela K, Brown JA, Lipton B, Dunn J, Stanek D, et al. Vector Borne Zoonotic Dis. 2022; 22(6): p. 303–360.

Shiga toxin-producing Escherichia coli outbreaks in the United States, 2010–2017. DOI PubMed
Tack DM, Kisselburgh HM, Richardson LC, Geissler A, Griffin PM, et al. Microorganisms. 2021; 9(7): p. 1–13.

Enteric illness outbreaks reported through the National Outbreak Reporting System, United States, 2009–19. DOI PubMed
Wikswo ME, Roberts V, Marsh Z, Manikonda K, Gleason B, et al. Clin Infect Dis. 2021; p. 1–24

Cryptosporidiosis Outbreaks – United States, 2009-2017. MMWR PubMed
Gharpure R, Perez A, Miller AD, Wikswo ME, Silver R, Hlavsa MC. Morb Mortal Wkly Rep. 2019 Jun; 68(25): 568-572.

Outbreaks of Salmonella enterica infections linked to animal contact: Demographic and outbreak characteristics and comparison to foodborne outbreaks – United States, 2009-2014. DOI PubMed
Marus JR, Magee MJ, Manikonda K, Nichols MC. Zoonoses Public Health. 2019; 66(4): 270-276.

Plasmid-mediated quinolone resistance in human nontyphoidal Salmonella infections: An emerging public health problem in the United States. DOI PubMed
Karp BE, Campbell D, Chen JC, Folster JP, Friedman CR. Zoonoses Public Health. 2018; 65(7): 838-849.

Outbreak of E. coli O157:H7 infections associated with exposure to animal manure in a rural community – Arizona and Utah, June-July 2017. MMWR PubMed
Luna S, Krishnasamy V, Saw L, Smith L, Wagner J, et al. Morb Mortal Wkly Rep. 2018 Jun; 67(23): 659-662.

Compendium of measures to prevent diseases associated with animals in public settings, 2017. DOI PubMed
Daly RF, House J, Stanek D, Stobierski MG. J Am Vet Med Assoc. 2017; 251(11): 1268-1292.

Increasing Campylobacter infections, outbreaks, and antimicrobial resistance in the United States, 2004-2012. DOI PubMed
Geissler AL, Bustos Carrillo F, Swanson K, Patrick ME, Fullerton KE, et al. Clin Infect Dis. 2017; 65(10): 1624-1631.

Outbreaks of human Salmonella infections associated with live poultry, United States, 1990-2014. DOI PubMed
Basler C, Nguyen TA, Anderson TC, Hancock T, Behravesh CB. Emerg Infect Dis. 2016; 22(10): 1705-1711.

Escherichia coli O157 outbreaks in the United States, 2003-2012. DOI PubMed
Heiman KE, Mody RK, Johnson SD, Griffin PM, Gould LH. Emerg Infect Dis. 2015; 21(8): 1293-1301.

Outbreaks of non-O157 Shiga toxin-producing Escherichia coli infection: USA. DOI PubMed
Luna-Gierke RE, Griffin PM, Gould LH, Herman K, Bopp CA, et al. Epidemiol Infect. 2014; 142(11): 2270-2280.

Acute gastroenteritis surveillance through the National Outbreak Reporting System, United States. DOI PubMed
Hall AJ, Wikswo ME, Manikonda K, Roberts VA, Yoder JS, Gould LH. Emerg Infect Dis. 2013; 19(8): 1305-1309.