CDC Science Clips: Volume 9, Issue 16, April 25, 2017
Each Tuesday, to enhance awareness of emerging scientific knowledge, selected science clips will be posted here for the public health community. The focus is applied public health research and prevention science that has the capacity to improve health now.
Top Articles of the Week
Selected weekly by a senior CDC scientist from the standard sections listed below.
The names of CDC authors are indicated in bold text.
Chronic Diseases and Conditions
Prevalence of cardiovascular risk factors and strokes in younger adults
George MG, Tong X, Bowman BA.
JAMA Neurol. 2017 Apr 10.
Incidence trends of type 1 and type 2 diabetes among youths, 2002-2012
Mayer-Davis EJ, Lawrence JM, Dabelea D, Divers J, Isom S, Dolan L, Imperatore G, Linder B, Marcovina S, Pettitt DJ, Pihoker C, Saydah S, Wagenknecht L.
N Engl J Med. 2017 Apr 13;376(15):1419-1429.
- Prevalence of cardiovascular risk factors and strokes in younger adults
Mobile phone and internet use mostly for sex-seeking and associations with sexually transmitted infections and sample characteristics among black/African American and Hispanic/Latino men who have sex with men in 3 US cities
Allen JE, Mansergh G, Mimiaga MJ, Holman J, Herbst JH.
Sex Transm Dis. 2017 May;44(5):284-289.
State-level gonorrhea rates and expedited partner therapy laws: insights from time series analyses
Owusu-Edusei K, Cramer R, Chesson HW, Gift TL, Leichliter JS.
Public Health. 2017 Mar 24;147:101-108.
- Mobile phone and internet use mostly for sex-seeking and associations with sexually transmitted infections and sample characteristics among black/African American and Hispanic/Latino men who have sex with men in 3 US cities
Disease Reservoirs and Vectors
Evaluation of the SELECT Tick Control System (TCS), a host-targeted bait box, to reduce exposure to Ixodes scapularis (Acari: Ixodidae) in a Lyme disease endemic area of New Jersey
Schulze TL, Jordan RA, Williams M, Dolan MC.
J Med Entomol. 2017 Mar 15.
- Evaluation of the SELECT Tick Control System (TCS), a host-targeted bait box, to reduce exposure to Ixodes scapularis (Acari: Ixodidae) in a Lyme disease endemic area of New Jersey
Genetics and Genomics
Making genomic medicine evidence-based and patient-centered: a structured review and landscape analysis of comparative effectiveness research
Phillips KA, Deverka PA, Sox HC, Khoury MJ, Sandy LG, Ginsburg GS, Tunis SR, Orlando LA, Douglas MP.
Genet Med. 2017 Apr 13.
Genotypic analysis of Tropheryma whipplei from patients with Whipple disease in the Americas
Rollin DC, Paddock CD, Pritt BS, Cunningham SA, Denison AM.
J Clin Pathol. 2017 Apr 06.
- Making genomic medicine evidence-based and patient-centered: a structured review and landscape analysis of comparative effectiveness research
Tax avoidance and evasion: Cigarette purchases from Indian reservations among US adult smokers, 2010-2011
Wang X, Xu X, Tynan MA, Gerzoff RB, Caraballo RS, Promoff GR.
Public Health Rep. 2017 Jan 01:33354917703653.
- Tax avoidance and evasion: Cigarette purchases from Indian reservations among US adult smokers, 2010-2011
Evaluation of TaqMan Array Card (TAC) for the detection of central nervous system infections in Kenya
Onyango CO, Loparev V, Lidechi S, Bhullar V, Schmid DS, Radford K, Lo MK, Rota P, Johnson BW, Munoz J, Oneko M, Burton D, Black CM, Neatherlin J, Montgomery JM, Fields B.
J Clin Microbiol. 2017 Apr 12.
- Evaluation of TaqMan Array Card (TAC) for the detection of central nervous system infections in Kenya
Substance Use and Abuse
Characteristics of fentanyl overdose – Massachusetts, 2014-2016
Somerville NJ, O’Donnell J, Gladden RM, Zibbell JE, Green TC, Younkin M, Ruiz S, Babakhanlou-Chase H, Chan M, Callis BP, Kuramoto-Crawford J, Nields HM, Walley AY.
MMWR Morb Mortal Wkly Rep. 2017 Apr 14;66(14):382-386.
Marijuana use and serum testosterone concentrations among U.S. males
Thistle JE, Graubard BI, Braunlin M, Vesper H, Trabert B, Cook MB, McGlynn KA.
Andrology. 2017 Apr 10.
- Characteristics of fentanyl overdose – Massachusetts, 2014-2016
Zoonotic and Vectorborne Diseases
Successful strategies implemented towards the elimination of canine rabies in the Western Hemisphere
Velasco-Villa A, Escobar LE, Sanchez A, Shi M, Streicker DG, Gallardo-Romero NF, Vargas-Pino F, Gutierrez-Cedillo V, Damon I, Emerson G.
Antiviral Res. 2017 Apr 04;143:1-12.
- Successful strategies implemented towards the elimination of canine rabies in the Western Hemisphere
- Chronic Diseases and Conditions
CDC Authored Publications
The names of CDC authors are indicated in bold text.
Articles published in the past 6-8 weeks authored by CDC or ATSDR staff.
Chronic Diseases and Conditions
Comparison of surveillance-based metrics for the assessment and monitoring of disease detection: simulation study about type 2 diabetes
Brinks R, Hoyer A, Rolka DB, Kuss O, Gregg EW.
BMC Med Res Methodol. 2017 Apr 11;17(1):54.
CDC research on non-occupational NIHL
Carroll Y, Eichwald J.
Hearing Journal. 2017 ;70(4):40.
Acceptance of peer navigators to reduce barriers to cervical cancer screening and treatment among women with HIV infection in Tanzania
Koneru A, Jolly PE, Blakemore S, McCree R, Lisovicz NF, Aris EA, Mtesigwa T, Yuma S, Mwaiselage JD.
Int J Gynaecol Obstet. 2017 Apr 08.
Hospitalizations for Crohn’s disease – United States, 2003-2013
Malarcher CA, Wheaton AG, Liu Y, Greenlund SF, Greenlund SJ, Lu H, Croft JB.
MMWR Morb Mortal Wkly Rep. 2017 Apr 14;66(14):377-381.
- Comparison of surveillance-based metrics for the assessment and monitoring of disease detection: simulation study about type 2 diabetes
Ebola virus disease and pregnancy: A review of the current knowledge of Ebola virus pathogenesis, maternal, and neonatal outcomes
Bebell LM, Oduyebo T, Riley LE.
Birth Defects Res. 2017 Mar 15;109(5):353-362.
Geographic disparities in access to syringe services programs among young people with hepatitis C virus infection in the U.S
Canary L, Hariri S, Campbell C, Young R, Whitcomb J, Kaufman H, Vellozzi C.
Clin Infect Dis. 2017 Apr 11.
Sustained reduction in HIV diagnoses in Massachusetts, 2000-2014
Cranston K, John B, Fukuda HD, Randall LM, Mermin J, Mayer KH, DeMaria A.
Am J Public Health. 2017 May;107(5):794-799.
Changes in estimated glomerular filtration rate over time in South African HIV-1-infected patients receiving tenofovir: a retrospective cohort study
De Waal R, Cohen K, Fox MP, Stinson K, Maartens G, Boulle A, Igumbor EU, Davies MA.
J Int AIDS Soc. 2017 Apr 10;20(1):1-8.
Virologic outcomes in early antiretroviral treatment: HPTN 052
Eshleman SH, Wilson EA, Zhang XC, Ou SS, Piwowar-Manning E, Eron JJ, McCauley M, Gamble T, Gallant JE, Hosseinipour MC, Kumarasamy N, Hakim JG, Kalonga B, Pilotto JH, Grinsztejn B, Godbole SV, Chotirosniramit N, Santos BR, Shava E, Mills LA, Panchia R, Mwelase N, Mayer KH, Chen YQ, Cohen MS, Fogel JM.
HIV Clin Trials. 2017 Apr 07:1-10.
Moving towards test and start: learning from the experience of universal ART programs for HIV-infected pregnant/breastfeeding women
Forhan SE, Modi S, Houston JC, Broyles LN.
Aids. 2017 Apr 10.
Sociodemographic and clinical risk factors associated with tuberculosis mortality in the United States, 2009-2013
Hannah HA, Miramontes R, Gandhi NR.
Public Health Rep. 2017 Jan 01:33354917698117.
Projected demographic composition of the United States population of people living with diagnosed HIV
Hood JE, Golden MR, Hughes JP, Goodreau SM, Siddiqi AE, Buskin SE, Hawes SE.
AIDS Care. 2017 Apr 10:1-8.
Emergence of untreatable, multidrug-resistant HIV-1 in patients failing second-line therapy in Kenya
Inzaule SC, Hamers RL, Mukui I, Were K, Owiti P, Kwaro D, de Wit TF, Zeh C.
Aids. 2017 Apr 10.
Assessments of Ebola knowledge, attitudes and practices in Forecariah, Guinea and Kambia, Sierra Leone, July-August 2015
Jalloh MF, Bunnell R, Robinson S, Jalloh MB, Barry AM, Corker J, Sengeh P, VanSteelandt A, Li W, Dafae F, Diallo AA, Martel LD, Hersey S, Marston B, Morgan O, Redd JT.
Philos Trans R Soc Lond B Biol Sci. 2017 May 26;372(1721).
Overcoming health system challenges for women and children living with HIV through the Global Plan
Modi S, Callahan T, Rodrigues J, Kajoka MD, Dale HM, Langa JO, Urso M, Nchephe MI, Bongdene H, Romano S, Broyles LN.
J Acquir Immune Defic Syndr. 2017 May 01;75 Suppl 1:S76-s85.
Improved HIV and TB knowledge and competence among mid-level providers in a cluster-randomized trial of one-on-one mentorship for task-shifting
Naikoba S, Senjovu KD, Mugabe P, McCarthy C, Riley PL, Kadengye DT, Dalal S.
J Acquir Immune Defic Syndr. 2017 Apr 12.
Brief report: Hormonal contraception is not associated with reduced ART effectiveness among women initiating ART: Evidence from longitudinal data
Patel RC, Baeten JM, Heffron R, Hong T, Davis NL, Nanda K, Coombs RW, Lingappa JR, Bukusi EA, Hurst S, Thomas KK, Kourtis AP, Mugo N.
J Acquir Immune Defic Syndr. 2017 May 01;75(1):91-96.
Cross-border solutions needed to address tuberculosis in migrating populations
Posey DL, Marano N, Cetron MS.
Int J Tuberc Lung Dis. 2017 May 01;21(5):485-486.
Confronting challenges in monitoring and evaluation: Innovation in the context of the Global Plan towards the elimination of new HIV infections among children by 2015 and keeping their mothers alive
Radin AK, Abutu AA, Okwero MA, Adler MR, Anyaike C, Asiimwe HT, Behumbiize P, Efuntoye TA, King RL, Kisaakye LN, Ogundehin DT, Phelps BR, Watts H, Weissglas F.
J Acquir Immune Defic Syndr. 2017 May 01;75 Suppl 1:S66-s75.
Subacute sclerosing panencephalitis
Rota PA, Rota JS, Goodson JL.
Clin Infect Dis. 2017 Apr 06.
Evaluation of the Tuberculosis Infection Control Training Center, Tajikistan, 2014-2015
Scott C, Mangan J, Tillova Z, Jensen PA, Ahmedov S, Ismoilova J, Trusov A.
Int J Tuberc Lung Dis. 2017 May 01;21(5):579-585.
Procalcitonin as a marker of etiology in adults hospitalized with community-acquired pneumonia
Self WH, Balk RA, Grijalva CG, Williams DJ, Zhu Y, Anderson EJ, Waterer GW, Courtney DM, Bramley AM, Trabue C, Fakhran S, Blaschke AJ, Jain S, Edwards KM, Wunderink RG.
Clin Infect Dis. 2017 Apr 12.
Willingness to distribute free rapid home HIV test kits and to test with social or sexual network associates among men who have sex with men in the United States
Sharma A, Chavez PR, MacGowan RJ, McNaghten AD, Mustanski B, Gravens L, Freeman AE, Sullivan PS.
AIDS Care. 2017 Apr 09:1-5.
Sexual networks and infection transmission networks among men who have sex with men as causes of disparity and targets of prevention
Spicknall IH, Gift TL, Bernstein KT, Aral SO.
Sex Transm Infect. 2017 Apr 07.
Association of HIV diagnosis rates and laws criminalizing HIV exposure in the United States
Sweeney P, Gray SC, Purcell DW, Sewell J, Babu AS, Tarver BA, Prejean J, Mermin J.
Aids. 2017 Apr 10.
Acute kidney injury during treatment for latent tuberculous infection with rifampin
Wortham JM, Goggin M, Mora C, Vandehey L, Manangan L, Powell KM.
Int J Tuberc Lung Dis. 2017 May 01;21(5):596-597.
- Ebola virus disease and pregnancy: A review of the current knowledge of Ebola virus pathogenesis, maternal, and neonatal outcomes
Disaster Control and Emergency Services
Administrative preparedness strategies: Expediting procurement and contracting cycle times during an emergency
Hurst D, Sharpe S, Yeager VA.
Public Health Rep. 2017 Jan 01:33354917698131.
- Administrative preparedness strategies: Expediting procurement and contracting cycle times during an emergency
Disease Reservoirs and Vectors
Ecological niche model for predicting distribution of disease-vector mosquitoes in Yucatan State, Mexico
Baak-Baak CM, Moo-Llanes DA, Cigarroa-Toledo N, Puerto FI, Machain-Williams C, Reyes-Solis G, Nakazawa YJ, Ulloa-Garcia A, Garcia-Rejon JE.
J Med Entomol. 2017 Mar 07.
Effect of temperature thresholds on modeled Aedes aegypti (Diptera: Culicidae) population dynamics
Brown HE, Barrera R, Comrie AC, Lega J.
J Med Entomol. 2017 Mar 13.
Aedes aegypti (Diptera: Culicidae) abundance model improved with relative humidity and precipitation-driven egg hatching
Lega J, Brown HE, Barrera R.
J Med Entomol. 2017 Apr 10.
Prevalence, diversity, and host associations of Bartonella strains in bats from Georgia (Caucasus)
Urushadze L, Bai Y, Osikowicz L, McKee C, Sidamonidze K, Putkaradze D, Imnadze P, Kandaurov A, Kuzmin I, Kosoy M.
PLoS Negl Trop Dis. 2017 Apr 11;11(4):e0005428.
- Ecological niche model for predicting distribution of disease-vector mosquitoes in Yucatan State, Mexico
Hospitalizations for heat-stress illness varies between rural and urban areas: an analysis of Illinois data, 1987-2014
Jagai JS, Grossman E, Navon L, Sambanis A, Dorevitch S.
Environ Health. 2017 Apr 07;16(1):38.
Agreement between two methods for retrospective assessment of occupational exposure intensity to six chlorinated solvents: Data from The National Birth Defects Prevention Study
Johnson CY, Rocheleau CM, Hein MJ, Waters MA, Stewart PA, Lawson CC, Reefhuis J.
J Occup Environ Hyg. 2017 May;14(5):389-396.
El Nino and the shifting geography of cholera in Africa
Moore SM, Azman AS, Zaitchik BF, Mintz ED, Brunkard J, Legros D, Hill A, McKay H, Luquero FJ, Olson D, Lessler J.
Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A. 2017 Apr 10.
Variability and predictors of urinary concentrations of organophosphate flame retardant metabolites among pregnant women in Rhode Island
Romano ME, Hawley NL, Eliot M, Calafat AM, Jayatilaka NK, Kelsey K, McGarvey S, Phipps MG, Savitz DA, Werner EF, Braun JM.
Environ Health. 2017 Apr 11;16(1):40.
Methodological approaches for monitoring opportunistic pathogens in premise plumbing: A review
Wang H, Bedard E, Prevost M, Camper AK, Hill VR, Pruden A.
Water Res. 2017 Mar 25;117:68-86.
- Hospitalizations for heat-stress illness varies between rural and urban areas: an analysis of Illinois data, 1987-2014
Giardiasis outbreak associated with asymptomatic food handlers in New York State, 2015
Figgatt M, Mergen K, Kimelstein D, Mahoney DM, Newman A, Nicholas D, Ricupero K, Cafiero T, Corry D, Ade J, Kurpiel P, Madison-Antenucci S, Anand M.
J Food Prot. 2017 Apr 12:837-841.
- Giardiasis outbreak associated with asymptomatic food handlers in New York State, 2015
Genetics and Genomics
Antibiotic resistance markers in strain Bp1651 of Burkholderia pseudomallei identified by genome sequence analysis
Bugrysheva JV, Sue D, Gee JE, Elrod MG, Hoffmaster AR, Randall LB, Chirakul S, Tuanyok A, Schweizer HP, Weigel LM.
Antimicrob Agents Chemother. 2017 Apr 10.
Virus genomes reveal factors that spread and sustained the Ebola epidemic
Dudas G, Carvalho LM, Bedford T, Tatem AJ, Baele G, Faria NR, Park DJ, Ladner JT, Arias A, Asogun D, Bielejec F, Caddy SL, Cotten M, D’Ambrozio J, Dellicour S, Caro AD, Diclaro JW, Duraffour S, Elmore MJ, Fakoli LS, Faye O, Gilbert ML, Gevao SM, Gire S, Gladden-Young A, Gnirke A, Goba A, Grant DS, Haagmans BL, Hiscox JA, Jah U, Kugelman JR, Liu D, Lu J, Malboeuf CM, Mate S, Matthews DA, Matranga CB, Meredith LW, Qu J, Quick J, Pas SD, Phan MV, Pollakis G, Reusken CB, Sanchez-Lockhart M, Schaffner SF, Schieffelin JS, Sealfon RS, Simon-Loriere E, Smits SL, Stoecker K, Thorne L, Tobin EA, Vandi MA, Watson SJ, West K, Whitmer S, Wiley MR, Winnicki SM, Wohl S, Wolfel R, Yozwiak NL, Andersen KG, Blyden SO, Bolay F, Carroll MW, Dahn B, Diallo B, Formenty P, Fraser C, Gao GF, Garry RF, Goodfellow I, Gunther S, Happi CT, Holmes EC, Kargbo B, Keita S, Kellam P, Koopmans MP, Kuhn JH, Loman NJ, Magassouba N, Naidoo D, Nichol ST, Nyenswah T, Palacios G, Pybus OG, Sabeti PC, Sall A, Stroher U, Wurie I, Suchard MA, Lemey P, Rambaut A.
Nature. 2017 Apr 12.
Characterization of a triple-recombinant, reassortant rotavirus strain from the Dominican Republic
Esona MD, Roy S, Rungsrisuriyachai K, Sanchez J, Vasquez L, Gomez V, Rios LA, Bowen MD, Vazquez M.
J Gen Virol. 2017 Feb;98(2):134-142.
Whole-genome sequencing of a large panel of contemporary Neisseria gonorrhoeae clinical isolates indicates that a wild-type mtrA gene is common: Implications for inducible antimicrobial resistance
Vidyaprakash E, Abrams AJ, Shafer WM, Trees DL.
Antimicrob Agents Chemother. 2017 Apr;61(4).
- Antibiotic resistance markers in strain Bp1651 of Burkholderia pseudomallei identified by genome sequence analysis
Cost of intervention delivery in a lifestyle weight loss trial in type 2 diabetes: results from the Look AHEAD clinical trial
Rushing J, Wing R, Wadden TA, Knowler WC, Lawlor M, Evans M, Killean T, Montez M, Espeland MA, Zhang P.
Obes Sci Pract. 2017 Mar;3(1):15-24.
Trends of lack of health insurance among US adults aged 18-64 years: findings from the Behavioral Risk Factor Surveillance System, 1993-2014
Zhao G, Okoro CA, Dhingra SS, Xu F, Zack M.
Public Health. 2017 Feb 11;146:108-117.
- Cost of intervention delivery in a lifestyle weight loss trial in type 2 diabetes: results from the Look AHEAD clinical trial
Healthcare Associated Infections
Risk for Clostridium difficile infection after allogeneic hematopoietic cell transplant remains elevated in the postengraftment period
Dubberke ER, Reske KA, Olsen MA, Bommarito KM, Seiler S, Silveira FP, Chiller TM, DiPersio J, Fraser VJ.
Transplant Direct. 2017 Apr;3(4):e145.
Transmission of hepatitis A virus through combined liver-small intestine-pancreas transplantation
Foster MA, Weil LM, Jin S, Johnson T, Hayden-Mixson TR, Khudyakov Y, Annambhotla PD, Basavaraju SV, Kamili S, Ritter JM, Nelson N, Mazariegos G, Green M, Himes RW, Kuhar DT, Kuehnert MJ, Miller JA, Wiseman R, Moorman AC.
Emerg Infect Dis. 2017 Apr;23(4):590-596.
Introduction to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention and Healthcare Infection Control Practices Advisory Committee Guideline for Prevention of Surgical Site Infection: Prosthetic Joint Arthroplasty Section
Segreti J, Parvizi J, Berbari E, Ricks P, Berrios-Torres SI.
Surg Infect (Larchmt). 2017 Apr 13.
Factors leading to transmission risk of Acinetobacter baumannii
Thom KA, Rock C, Jackson SS, Johnson JK, Srinivasan A, Magder LS, Roghmann MC, Bonomo RA, Harris AD.
Crit Care Med. 2017 Apr 10.
- Risk for Clostridium difficile infection after allogeneic hematopoietic cell transplant remains elevated in the postengraftment period
Immunity and Immunization
Notes from the field: Complications of mumps during a university outbreak among students who had received 2 doses of Measles-Mumps-Rubella Vaccine – Iowa, July 2015-May 2016
Donahue M, Schneider A, Ukegbu U, Shah M, Riley J, Weigel A, James L, Wittich K, Quinlisk P, Cardemil C.
MMWR Morb Mortal Wkly Rep. 2017 Apr 14;66(14):390-391.
Live attenuated influenza vaccine use and safety in children and adults with asthma
Duffy J, Lewis M, Harrington T, Baxter R, Belongia EA, Jackson LA, Jacobsen SJ, Lee GM, Naleway AL, Nordin J, Daley MF.
Ann Allergy Asthma Immunol. 2017 Apr;118(4):439-444.
Asthma exacerbations among asthmatic children receiving live attenuated versus inactivated influenza vaccines
Ray GT, Lewis N, Goddard K, Ross P, Duffy J, DeStefano F, Baxter R, Klein NP.
Vaccine. 2017 Apr 09.
- Notes from the field: Complications of mumps during a university outbreak among students who had received 2 doses of Measles-Mumps-Rubella Vaccine – Iowa, July 2015-May 2016
Injury and Violence
Development of the SaFETy score: A clinical screening tool for predicting future firearm violence risk
Goldstick JE, Carter PM, Walton MA, Dahlberg LL, Sumner SA, Zimmerman MA, Cunningham RM.
Ann Intern Med. 2017 Apr 11.
- Development of the SaFETy score: A clinical screening tool for predicting future firearm violence risk
Detection of Zika virus in desiccated mosquitoes by real-time reverse transcription PCR and plaque assay
Burkhalter KL, Savage HM.
Emerg Infect Dis. 2017 Apr;23(4):680-681.
Isolation and identification of compounds from Kalanchoe pinnata having human alphaherpesvirus and vaccinia virus antiviral activity
Cryer M, Lane K, Greer M, Cates R, Burt S, Andrus M, Zou J, Rogers P, Hansen MD, Burgado J, Panayampalli SS, Day CW, Smee DF, Johnson BF.
Pharm Biol. 2017 Dec;55(1):1586-1591.
Multicenter performance assessment of the Carba NP Test
Cunningham SA, Limbago B, Traczewski M, Anderson K, Hackel M, Hindler J, Sahm D, Alyanak E, Lawsin A, Gulvik CA, de Man TJ, Mandrekar JN, Schuetz AN, Jenkins S, Humphries R, Palavecino E, Vasoo S, Patel R.
J Clin Microbiol. 2017 Apr 12.
Development of a qualitative assay for screening of Bordetella pertussis isolates for pertussis toxin production
Gates I, DuVall M, Ju H, Tondella ML, Pawloski L.
PLoS One. 2017 ;12(4):e0175326.
Topical tenofovir protects against vaginal simian HIV infection in macaques coinfected with Chlamydia trachomatis and Trichomonas vaginalis
Makarova N, Henning T, Taylor A, Dinh C, Lipscomb J, Aubert R, Hanson D, Phillips C, Papp J, Mitchell J, McNicholl J, Garcia-Lerma GJ, Heneine W, Kersh E, Dobard C.
Aids. 2017 Mar 27;31(6):745-752.
- Detection of Zika virus in desiccated mosquitoes by real-time reverse transcription PCR and plaque assay
Maternal and Child Health
Application of the International Classification of Functioning, Disability and Health system to symptoms of the Duchenne and Becker muscular dystrophies
Conway KM, Ciafaloni E, Matthews D, Westfield C, James K, Paramsothy P, Romitti PA.
Disabil Rehabil. 2017 Apr 11:1-8.
Cytomegalovirus infection in pregnancy
Davis NL, King CC, Kourtis AP.
Birth Defects Res. 2017 Mar 15;109(5):336-346.
Survival disparities associated with congenital diaphragmatic hernia
Hinton CF, Siffel C, Correa A, Shapira SK.
Birth Defects Res. 2017 Apr 10.
Lessons of severe maternal morbidity: A better understanding of SMM will lead to improved care for all women
Kilpatrick SJ, Berg CJ.
Contemporary Ob/Gyn. 2016 ;61(9):40-46.
Secondary conditions among males with Duchenne or Becker muscular dystrophy
Latimer R, Street N, Conway KC, James K, Cunniff C, Oleszek J, Fox D, Ciafaloni E, Westfield C, Paramsothy P.
J Child Neurol. 2017 Jan 01:883073817701368.
Addressing the effects of established and emerging infections during pregnancy
Meaney-Delman D, Jamieson DJ, Rasmussen SA.
Birth Defects Res. 2017 Mar 15;109(5):307-310.
Major birth defects after vaccination reported to the Vaccine Adverse Event Reporting System (VAERS), 1990 to 2014
Moro PL, Cragan J, Lewis P, Sukumaran L.
Birth Defects Res. 2017 Apr 11.
Establishment of reference intervals during normal pregnancy through six months postpartum in western Kenya
Odhiambo C, Omolo P, Oyaro B, Williamson J, Kinuthia J, Matemo D, Drake A, John-Stewart G, Zeh C.
PLoS One. 2017 ;12(4):e0175546.
Folate deficiency is prevalent in women of childbearing age in Belize and is negatively affected by coexisting vitamin B-12 deficiency: Belize National Micronutrient Survey 2011
Rosenthal J, Largaespada N, Bailey LB, Cannon M, Alverson CJ, Ortiz D, Kauwell GP, Sniezek J, Figueroa R, Daly R, Allen P.
J Nutr. 2017 Apr 12.
Preparing for biological threats: Addressing the needs of pregnant women
Watson AK, Ellington S, Nelson C, Treadwell T, Jamieson DJ, Meaney-Delman DM.
Birth Defects Res. 2017 Mar 15;109(5):391-398.
- Application of the International Classification of Functioning, Disability and Health system to symptoms of the Duchenne and Becker muscular dystrophies
Effects of mine strata thermal behavior and mine initial temperatures on mobile refuge alternative temperature
Yantek DS, Yan L, Bissert PT, Klein MD.
Mining Engineering. 2017 ;69(4):41-48.
- Effects of mine strata thermal behavior and mine initial temperatures on mobile refuge alternative temperature
Lunch salad bars in New Orleans’ middle and high schools: Student intake of fruit and vegetables
Johnson CC, Myers L, Mundorf AR, O’Malley K, Spruance LA, Harris DM.
Int J Environ Res Public Health. 2017 Apr 13;14(4).
- Lunch salad bars in New Orleans’ middle and high schools: Student intake of fruit and vegetables
Occupational Safety and Health
Exploring manganese fractionation using a sequential extraction method to evaluate welders’ gas metal arc welding exposures during heavy equipment manufacturing
Hanley KW, Andrews R, Bertke S, Ashley K.
Ann Work Expo Health. 2017 Jan 01;61(1):123-134.
Workplace violence and training required by new legislation among NJ nurses
Ridenour ML, Hendricks S, Hartley D, Blando JD.
J Occup Environ Med. 2017 ;59(4):e35-e40.
Review of hazards to female reproductive health in veterinary practice
Scheftel JM, Elchos BL, Rubin CS, Decker JA.
J Am Vet Med Assoc. 2017 Apr 15;250(8):862-872.
- Exploring manganese fractionation using a sequential extraction method to evaluate welders’ gas metal arc welding exposures during heavy equipment manufacturing
Species Identification and Resistance Status of Anopheles gambiae s.l. (Diptera: Culicidae) Mosquitoes in Guinea
Keita K, Camara D, Barry Y, Osse R, Wang L, Sylla M, Miller D, Leite L, Schopp P, Lawrence GG, Akogbeto M, Dotson EM, Guilavogui T, Keita M, Irish SR.
J Med Entomol. 2017 Mar 02.
- Species Identification and Resistance Status of Anopheles gambiae s.l. (Diptera: Culicidae) Mosquitoes in Guinea
Public Health Law
Legal authority for mosquito control and pesticide use in the United States
Pepin D, Penn M.
Public Health Rep. 2017 Jan 01:33354917704628.
- Legal authority for mosquito control and pesticide use in the United States
Severity of diminished ovarian reserve and chance of success with assisted reproductive technology
Kawwass JF, Boulet SL, Hipp HS, Session DR, Kissin DM, Jamieson DJ.
J Reprod Med. 2017 April;62(2):153-160.
- Severity of diminished ovarian reserve and chance of success with assisted reproductive technology
Taxonomy of the order Mononegavirales: update 2017
Amarasinghe GK, Bao Y, Basler CF, Bavari S, Beer M, Bejerman N, Blasdell KR, Bochnowski A, Briese T, Bukreyev A, Calisher CH, Chandran K, Collins PL, Dietzgen RG, Dolnik O, Durrwald R, Dye JM, Easton AJ, Ebihara H, Fang Q, Formenty P, Fouchier RA, Ghedin E, Harding RM, Hewson R, Higgins CM, Hong J, Horie M, James AP, Jiang D, Kobinger GP, Kondo H, Kurath G, Lamb RA, Lee B, Leroy EM, Li M, Maisner A, Muhlberger E, Netesov SV, Nowotny N, Patterson JL, Payne SL, Paweska JT, Pearson MN, Randall RE, Revill PA, Rima BK, Rota P, Rubbenstroth D, Schwemmle M, Smither SJ, Song Q, Stone DM, Takada A, Terregino C, Tesh RB, Tomonaga K, Tordo N, Towner JS, Vasilakis N, Volchkov VE, Wahl-Jensen V, Walker PJ, Wang B, Wang D, Wang F, Wang LF, Werren JH, Whitfield AE, Yan Z, Ye G, Kuhn JH.
Arch Virol. 2017 Apr 07.
- Taxonomy of the order Mononegavirales: update 2017
Substance Use and Abuse
Patterns of marijuana and tobacco use associated with suboptimal self-rated health among US adult ever users of marijuana
Tsai J, Rolle IV, Singh T, Boulet SL, McAfee TA, Grant AM.
Prev Med Rep. 2017 Jun;6:251-257.
- Patterns of marijuana and tobacco use associated with suboptimal self-rated health among US adult ever users of marijuana
An evaluation of the American Community Survey indicators of disability
Altman BM, Madans J, Weeks JD.
Disabil Health J. 2017 Mar 15.
- An evaluation of the American Community Survey indicators of disability
Zoonotic and Vectorborne Diseases
Preliminary epidemiologic assessment of human infections with highly pathogenic avian influenza A(H5N6) virus, China
Jiang H, Wu P, Uyeki TM, He J, Deng Z, Xu W, Lv Q, Zhang J, Wu Y, Tsang TK, Kang M, Zheng J, Wang L, Yang B, Qin Y, Feng L, Fang VJ, Gao GF, Leung GM, Yu H, Cowling BJ.
Clin Infect Dis. 2017 Apr 12.
Perceptions on the risk communication strategy during the 2013 avian influenza A/H7N9 outbreak in humans in China: a focus group study
Li R, Xie R, Yang C, Frost M.
Western Pac Surveill Response J. 2016 Jul-Sep;7(3):21-28.
Coxiella burnetii antibody seropositivity is not a risk factor for AIDS-related non-Hodgkin lymphoma
Miller HK, Santo L, Camargo MC, Winkler CA, Goedert JJ, Kersh GJ, Rabkin CS.
Blood. 2017 Apr 10.
Studying the effects of emerging infections on the fetus: Experience with West Nile and Zika viruses
Rasmussen SA, Meaney-Delman DM, Petersen LR, Jamieson DJ.
Birth Defects Res. 2017 Mar 15;109(5):363-371.
Design strategies for efficient arbovirus surveillance
Scarpino SV, Meyers LA, Johansson MA.
Emerg Infect Dis. 2017 Apr;23(4):642-644.
Detection and molecular characterization of zoonotic poxviruses circulating in the Amazon region of Colombia, 2014
Usme-Ciro JA, Paredes A, Walteros DM, Tolosa-Perez EN, Laiton-Donato K, Pinzon MD, Petersen BW, Gallardo-Romero NF, Li Y, Wilkins K, Davidson W, Gao J, Patel N, Nakazawa Y, Reynolds MG, Satheshkumar PS, Emerson GL, Paez-Martinez A.
Emerg Infect Dis. 2017 Apr;23(4):649-653.
- Preliminary epidemiologic assessment of human infections with highly pathogenic avian influenza A(H5N6) virus, China
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