Issue 13, March 29, 2022
CDC Science Clips: Volume 14, Issue 13, March 29, 2022
Science Clips is produced weekly to enhance awareness of emerging scientific knowledge for the public health community. Each article features an Altmetric Attention scoreexternal icon to track social and mainstream media mentions.
- 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.
- Antimicrobial Resistance and Antibiotic
Advancing diagnostic stewardship for healthcare-associated infections, antibiotic resistance, and sepsisexternal icon
Curren EJ, Lutgring JD, Kabbani S, Diekema DJ, Gitterman S, Lautenbach E, Morgan DJ, Rock C, Salerno RM, McDonald LC.
Clin Infect Dis. 2022 Mar 1;74(4):723-728.
Antimicrobial susceptibility survey of invasive Neisseria meningitidis, United States 2012-2016external icon
Potts CC, Rodriguez-Rivera LD, Retchless AC, Hu F, Marjuki H, Blain AE, McNamara LA, Wang X.
J Infect Dis. 2022 Mar 10.
Characterization of a Neisseria gonorrhoeae ciprofloxacin panel for an antimicrobial resistant isolate bankexternal icon
Liu H, Tang K, Pham CD, Schmerer M, Kersh EN, Raphael BH.
PLoS One. 2022 ;17(3):e0264149.
- Chronic Diseases and Conditions
Prevalence of overactive bladder symptoms among women with interstitial cystitis/bladder pain syndromeexternal icon
Dubinskaya A, Tholemeier LN, Erickson T, De Hoedt AM, Barbour KE, Kim J, Freedland SJ, Anger JT.
Female Pelvic Med Reconstr Surg. 2022 Mar 1;28(3):e115-e119.
Still lost in transition? Perspectives of ongoing cancer survivorship care needs from comprehensive cancer control programs, survivors, and health care providersexternal icon
Ross LW, Townsend JS, Rohan EA.
Int J Environ Res Public Health. 2022 Mar 4;19(5).
Epidemiology of cerebral venous sinus thrombosis and cerebral venous sinus thrombosis with thrombocytopenia in the United States, 2018 and 2019external icon
Payne AB, Adamski A, Abe K, Reyes NL, Richardson LC, Hooper WC, Schieve LA.
Res Pract Thromb Haemost. 2022 Feb;6(2):e12682.
- Communicable Diseases
Use of standard, contact, and droplet precautions with eye protection for the prevention of severe acute respiratory coronavirus virus 2 (SARS-CoV-2) transmission among home healthcare personnel in hospice and home healthcare settings-King and Snohomish counties, Washington, February-October 2020external icon
McMichael TM, Duca LM, Lewis J, Riedo FX, Wilde N, McDonald M, Spitters C, Wechkin HA.
Infect Control Hosp Epidemiol. 2022 Mar 10:1-4.
Severe acute respiratory illness surveillance for influenza in Kenya: Patient characteristics and lessons learntexternal icon
Gachari MN, Ndegwa L, Emukule GO, Kirui L, Kalani R, Juma B, Mayieka L, Kinuthia P, Widdowson MA, Chaves SS.
Influenza Other Respir Viruses. 2022 Mar 14.
SARS-CoV-2 incidence in k-12 school districts with mask-required versus mask-optional policies - Arkansas, August-October 2021external icon
Donovan CV, Rose C, Lewis KN, Vang K, Stanley N, Motley M, Brown CC, Gray FJ, Thompson JW, Amick BC, Williams ML, Thomas E, Neatherlin J, Zohoori N, Porter A, Cima M.
MMWR Morb Mortal Wkly Rep. 2022 Mar 11;71(10):384-389.
Notes from the field: Congenital varicella syndrome case - Illinois, 2021external icon
Leung J, Reid HD, Morgan J, Kadyk H, Havener G, Marin M.
MMWR Morb Mortal Wkly Rep. 2022 Mar 11;71(10):390-392.
COVID-19 case investigations among federally quarantined evacuees from Wuhan, China, and exposed personnel at a US Military Base, United States, February 5-21, 2020external icon
Chuey M, Stewart R, Walters M, Curren E, Hills S, Moser K, Staples JE, Braden C, McDonald E.
Public Health Rep. 2022 ;137(2):203-207.
- Community Health Services
Overwhelming support for sexual health education in U.S. schools: A meta-analysis of 23 surveys conducted between 2000 and 2016external icon
Szucs LE, Harper CR, Andrzejewski J, Barrios LC, Robin L, Hunt P.
J Adolesc Health. 2022 ;70(4):598-606.
Addressing HIV/sexually transmitted diseases and pregnancy prevention through schools: An approach for strengthening education, health services, and school environments that promote adolescent sexual health and well-beingexternal icon
Wilkins NJ, Rasberry C, Liddon N, Szucs LE, Johns M, Leonard S, Goss SJ, Oglesby H.
J Adolesc Health. 2022 ;70(4):540-549.
- Disease Reservoirs and Vectors
Surveillance and control of culex quinquefasciatus using autocidal gravid ovitrapsexternal icon
Barrera R, Acevedo V, Amador M.
J Am Mosq Control Assoc. 2022 Mar 1;38(1):19-23.
Association between growth rate and pathogenicity of spotted fever group Rickettsiaexternal icon
Bourchookarn A, Paddock CD, Macaluso KR, Bourchookarn W.
J Pure Appl Microbiol. 2022 ;16(1):374-383.
- Drug Safety
Dose tapering, increases, and discontinuity among patients on long-term high-dose opioid therapy in the United States, 2017-2019external icon
Nataraj N, Strahan AE, Guy GP, Losby JL, Dowell D.
Drug Alcohol Depend. 2022 Mar 3;234:109392.
Characteristics and adverse events of patients for whom nifurtimox was released through CDC-sponsored investigational new drug program for treatment of Chagas disease - United States, 2001-2021external icon
Abbott A, Montgomery SP, Chancey RJ.
MMWR Morb Mortal Wkly Rep. 2022 Mar 11;71(10):371-374.
- Environmental Health
Factors related to water filter use for drinking tap water at home and its association with consuming plain water and sugar-sweetened beverages among U.S. Adultsexternal icon
Park S, Onufrak SJ, Cradock AL, Hecht C, Patel A, Chevinsky JR, Blanck HM.
Am J Health Promot. 2022 Jan 27:8901171211073304.
Randomized clinical trial of air cleaners to improve indoor air quality and chronic obstructive pulmonary disease health: Results of the CLEAN AIR Studyexternal icon
Hansel NN, Putcha N, Woo H, Peng R, Diette GB, Fawzy A, Wise RA, Romero K, Davis MF, Rule AM, Eakin MN, Breysse PN, McCormack MC, Koehler K.
Am J Respir Crit Care Med. 2022 Feb 15;205(4):421-430.
Efficacy of EPA-registered disinfectants against two human norovirus surrogates and Clostridioides difficile endosporesexternal icon
Huang J, Park GW, Jones RM, Fraser A, Vinjé J, Jiang X.
J Appl Microbiol. 2022 Mar 13.
Invasive mould infections in patients from floodwater- damaged areas after Hurricane Harvey - a closer look at an immunocompromised cancer patient populationexternal icon
Wurster S, Paraskevopoulos T, Toda M, Jiang Y, Tarrand JJ, Williams S, Chiller TM, Jackson BR, Kontoyiannis DP.
J Infect. 2022 Mar 11.
Understanding public perceptions of per- and polyfluoroalkyl substances: Infodemiology study of social mediaexternal icon
Tian H, Gaines C, Launi L, Pomales A, Vazquez G, Goharian A, Goodnight B, Haney E, Reh CM, Rogers RD.
J Med Internet Res. 2022 Mar 11;24(3):e25614.
- Health Equity and Health Disparities
HIV care outcomes in relation to racial redlining and structural factors affecting medical care access among black and white persons with diagnosed HIV-United States, 2017external icon
Logan J, Crepaz N, Luo F, Dong X, Gant Z, Ertl A, Girod C, Patel N, Jin C, Balaji A, Sweeney P.
AIDS Behav. 2022 Mar 11.
Lessons learned from a qualitative COVID-19 investigation among essential workers with limited English proficiency in Southwest Kansasexternal icon
Jaramillo J, Moran Bradley B, Jentes ES, Rahman M, Sood NJ, Weiner Ph DJ, Marano N, Ahmed FS, Kumar GS.
Health Educ Behav. 2022 Mar 11:10901981221080091.
Meeting the education needs of a diverse healthcare workforce: bringing equity to the knowledge and understanding of infection prevention and controlexternal icon
J Commun Healthc. 2022 .
- Immune System Disorders
Aberrant cellular glycosylation may increase the ability of influenza viruses to escape host immune responses through modification of the viral glycomeexternal icon
Alymova IV, Cipollo JF, Parsons LM, Music N, Kamal RP, Tzeng WP, Goldsmith CS, Contessa JN, Hartshorn KL, Wilson JR, Zeng H, Gansebom S, York IA.
mBio. 2022 Mar 14:e0298321.
- Immunity and Immunization
Use of recombinant zoster vaccine in immunocompromised adults aged ≥19 years: Recommendations of the Advisory Committee on Immunization Practices-United States, 2022external icon
Anderson TC, Masters NB, Guo A, Shepersky L, Leidner AJ, Lee GM, Kotton CN, Dooling KL.
Am J Transplant. 2022 Mar;22(3):986-990.
Association of community engagement with vaccination confidence and uptake: A cross-sectional survey in Sierra Leone, 2019external icon
Jalloh MF, Sengeh P, Ibrahim N, Kulkarni S, Sesay T, Eboh V, Jalloh MB, Abu Pratt S, Webber N, Thomas H, Kaiser R, Singh T, Prybylski D, Omer SB, Brewer NT, Wallace AS.
J Glob Health. 2022 ;12:04006.
Safety of mRNA vaccines administered during the initial 6 months of the US COVID-19 vaccination programme: an observational study of reports to the Vaccine Adverse Event Reporting System and V-Safeexternal icon
Rosenblum HG, Gee J, Liu R, Marquez PL, Zhang B, Strid P, Abara WE, McNeil MM, Myers TR, Hause AM, Su JR, Markowitz LE, Shimabukuro TT, Shay DK.
Lancet Infect Dis. 2022 Mar 7.
Interim estimates of 2021-22 seasonal influenza vaccine effectiveness - United States, February 2022external icon
Chung JR, Kim SS, Kondor RJ, Smith C, Budd AP, Tartof SY, Florea A, Talbot HK, Grijalva CG, Wernli KJ, Phillips CH, Monto AS, Martin ET, Belongia EA, McLean HQ, Gaglani M, Reis M, Geffel KM, Nowalk MP, DaSilva J, Keong LM, Stark TJ, Barnes JR, Wentworth DE, Brammer L, Burns E, Fry AM, Patel MM, Flannery B.
MMWR Morb Mortal Wkly Rep. 2022 Mar 11;71(10):365-370.
COVID-19 vaccine provider access and vaccination coverage among children aged 5-11 Years - United States, November 2021-January 2022external icon
Kim C, Yee R, Bhatkoti R, Carranza D, Henderson D, Kuwabara SA, Trinidad JP, Radesky S, Cohen A, Vogt TM, Smith Z, Duggar C, Chatham-Stephens K, Ottis C, Rand K, Lim T, Jackson AF, Richardson D, Jaffe A, Lubitz R, Hayes R, Zouela A, Kotulich DL, Kelleher PN, Guo A, Pillai SK, Patel A.
MMWR Morb Mortal Wkly Rep. 2022 Mar 11;71(10):378-383.
Human papilloma virus vaccination and cervical cancer screening coverage in managed care plans - United States, 2018external icon
Richards TB, Lindley MC, Byron SC, Saraiya M.
Prev Med. 2022 Mar 10:107019.
Natural antibody IgG levels are associated with HBeAg-positivity and seroconversion in chronic hepatitis B patients treated with entecavirexternal icon
Choi YH, Lee HW, Purdy MA.
Sci Rep. 2022 Mar 14;12(1):4382.
Global oral poliovirus vaccine stockpile management as an essential preparedness and response mechanism for type 2 poliovirus outbreaks following global oral poliovirus vaccine type 2 withdrawalexternal icon
Harutyunyan V, Quddus A, Pallansch M, Zipursky S, Woods D, Ottosen A, Vertefeuille J, Lewis I.
Vaccine. 2022 Mar 10.
- Injury and Violence
Using the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention's National Syndromic Surveillance Program data to monitor trends in US emergency department visits for firearm injuries, 2018 to 2019external icon
Zwald ML, Holland KM, Bowen DA, Simon TR, Dahlberg LL, Stein Z, Idaikkadar N, Mercy JA.
Ann Emerg Med. 2022 Mar 9.
Parents' self-reported changes in concern about children's bullying-Fall ConsumerStyles and Estilos surveys, United States, 2020external icon
Mercado MC, Wang J, Mercer Kollar LM.
J Interpers Violence. 2022 Mar 2:8862605221078810.
Traumatic brain injury in older adults-a public health perspectiveexternal icon
Waltzman D, Haarbauer-Krupa J, Womack LS.
JAMA Neurol. 2022 Mar 14.
Exposure to a youth-led sexual violence prevention program among adolescents: The impact of engagementexternal icon
Banyard V, Edwards KM, Waterman EA, Kollar LM, Jones LM, Mitchell KJ.
Psychol Violence. 2022 .
- Laboratory Sciences
Seroprevalence of SARS-CoV-2 after the second wave in South Africa in HIV-infected and uninfected persons: A cross-sectional household surveyexternal icon
Wolter N, Tempia S, von Gottberg A, Bhiman JN, Walaza S, Kleynhans J, Moyes J, Buys A, McMorrow ML, Aitken S, Magni S, Yun J, Fellows T, Maakamedi T, Weiner R, Cawood C, Martinson N, Lebina L, Jassat W, Brauer M, Cohen C.
Clin Infect Dis. 2022 Mar 10.
Determining the lower limit of detection required for HCV viral load assay for test of cure following direct-acting antiviral based treatment regimens: evidence from a global datasetexternal icon
Morgan JR, Marsh E, Savinkina A, Shilton S, Shadaker S, Tsertsvadze T, Kamkamidze G, Alkhazashvili M, Morgan T, Belperio P, Backus L, Doss W, Esmat G, Hassany M, Elsharkawy A, Elakel W, Mehrez M, Foster GR, Wose K, Chew KW, Chasela CS, Sanne IM, Thanung YM, Loarec A, Aslam K, Balkan S, Easterbrook PJ, Linas BP.
J Viral Hepat. 2022 Mar 12.
Evaluation of serologic cross-reactivity between dengue virus and SARS-CoV-2 in patients with acute febrile illness - United States and Puerto Rico, April 2020-March 2021external icon
Munoz-Jordan J, Cardona J, Beltrán M, Colón C, Schiffer J, Stewart-Clark E, Zellner B, Semenova V, Li Y, Jia LT, Maniatis P, Pawloski L, Adams L, Paz-Bailey G, Rivera-Amill V, Medina F.
MMWR Morb Mortal Wkly Rep. 2022 Mar 11;71(10):375-377.
- Maternal and Child Health
Multijurisdictional analyses of birth defects: Considering the common data model approachexternal icon
Gilboa SM, Tepper NK, Reefhuis J.
Pediatrics. 2022 Mar 1;149(3).
- Nutritional Sciences
Is dietary intake of advanced glycation end products associated with mortality among adults with diabetes?external icon
Koyama AK, Pavkov ME, Wu Y, Siegel KR.
Nutr Metab Cardiovasc Dis. 2022 Feb 20.
Reduced kidney function is associated with increasing red blood cell folate concentration and changes in folate form distributions (NHANES 2011-2018)external icon
Wang A, Yeung LF, Ríos Burrows N, Rose CE, Fazili Z, Pfeiffer CM, Crider KS.
Nutrients. 2022 Mar 2;14(5).
- Occupational Safety and Health - Mining
Experimental study of improving a mine ventilation network model using continuously monitored airflowexternal icon
Zhou L, Thomas RA, Yuan L, Bahrami D.
Min Metall Explor. 2022 .
- Parasitic Diseases
Evaluation of an accelerometer-based monitor for detecting bed net use and human entry/exit using a machine learning algorithmexternal icon
Koudou GB, Monroe A, Irish SR, Humes M, Krezanoski JD, Koenker H, Malone D, Hemingway J, Krezanoski PJ.
Malar J. 2022 Mar 12;21(1):85.
Evaluating malaria prevalence and land cover across varying transmission intensity in Tanzania using a cross-sectional survey of school-aged childrenexternal icon
Mitchell CL, Ngasala B, Janko MM, Chacky F, Edwards JK, Pence BW, Mohamed A, Mhamilawa LE, Makene T, Kyaw T, Molteni F, Mkali H, Nyinondi S, Kabula B, Serbantez N, Eckert EL, Kitojo C, Reaves E, Emch M, Juliano JJ.
Malar J. 2022 Mar 9;21(1):80.
- Reproductive Health
Bleeding disorders in women and girls: State of the science and CDC collaborative programsexternal icon
Byams VR, Miller CH, Bethea FM, Abe K, Bean CJ, Schieve LA.
J Womens Health (Larchmt). 2022 Mar;31(3):301-309.
- Substance Use and Abuse
High-performance liquid chromatography-tandem mass spectrometry analysis of carbonyl emissions from e-cigarette, or vaping, productsexternal icon
McGuigan M, Chapman G, Lewis E, Watson CH, Blount BC, Valentin-Blasini L.
ACS Omega. 2022 Mar 8;7(9):7655-7661.
Accessible hepatitis C care for people who inject drugs: A randomized clinical trialexternal icon
Eckhardt B, Mateu-Gelabert P, Aponte-Melendez Y, Fong C, Kapadia S, Smith M, Edlin BR, Marks KM.
JAMA Intern Med. 2022 Mar 14.
Tobacco product use and associated factors among middle and high school students - national youth tobacco survey, United States, 2021external icon
Gentzke AS, Wang TW, Cornelius M, Park-Lee E, Ren C, Sawdey MD, Cullen KA, Loretan C, Jamal A, Homa DM.
MMWR Surveill Summ. 2022 Mar 11;71(5):1-29.
- Zoonotic and Vectorborne Diseases
The importance of accurate host species identification in the framework of rabies surveillance, control and eliminationexternal icon
De Benedictis P, Leopardi S, Markotter W, Velasco-Villa A.
Viruses. 2022 ;14(3).
- Antimicrobial Resistance and Antibiotic Stewardship
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