Issue 7, February 21, 2017
CDC Science Clips: Volume 9, Issue 7, February 21, 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.
Key Scientific Articles in Featured Topic Areas
Subject matter experts decide what topic to feature, and articles are selected from the last 3 to 6 months of published literature. Key topic coincides monthly with other CDC products (e.g. Vital Signs).
Chronic Diseases and Conditions – Medication Adherence
Recommendations for providers on person-centered approaches to assess and improve medication adherenceExternal
Bosworth HB, Fortmann SP, Kuntz J, Zullig LL, Mendys P, Safford M, Phansalkar S, Wang T, Rumptz MH.
J Gen Intern Med. 2017 Jan;32(1):93-100.
Outcomes of a clinic-based surveillance-informed intervention to relink patients to HIV careExternal
Bove JM, Golden MR, Dhanireddy S, Harrington RD, Dombrowski JC.
J Acquir Immune Defic Syndr. 2015 Nov 01;70(3):262-8.
Antiretroviral therapy for the prevention of HIV-1 transmissionExternal
Cohen MS, Chen YQ, McCauley M, Gamble T, Hosseinipour MC, Kumarasamy N, Hakim JG, et al .
N Engl J Med. 2016 Sep 01;375(9):830-9.
Packaging interventions to increase medication adherence: systematic review and meta-analysisExternal
Conn VS, Ruppar TM, Chan KC, Dunbar-Jacob J, Pepper GA, De Geest S.
Curr Med Res Opin. 2015 Jan;31(1):145-60.
Improving medication adherence in cardiometabolic disease: Practical and regulatory implicationsExternal
Ferdinand KC, Senatore FF, Clayton-Jeter H, Cryer DR, Lewin JC, Nasser SA, Fiuzat M, Califf RM.
J Am Coll Cardiol. 2017 Jan 31;69(4):437-451.
Medication adherence: its importance in cardiovascular outcomesExternal
Ho PM, Bryson CL, Rumsfeld JS.
Circulation. 2009 Jun 16;119(23):3028-35.
Ethnic disparities in adherence to antihypertensive medications of medicare part D beneficiariesExternal
Holmes HM, Luo R, Hanlon JT, Elting LS, Suarez-Almazor M, Goodwin JS.
J Am Geriatr Soc. 2012 Jul;60(7):1298-303.
Adherence to cardiovascular medications: lessons learned and future directionsExternal
Kronish IM, Ye S.
Prog Cardiovasc Dis. 2013 May-Jun;55(6):590-600.
Patient characteristics associated with medication adherenceExternal
Rolnick SJ, Pawloski PA, Hedblom BD, Asche SE, Bruzek RJ.
Clin Med Res. 2013 Jun;11(2):54-65.
Medication adherence interventions for heart failure patients: A meta-analysisExternal
Ruppar TM, Delgado JM, Temple J.
Eur J Cardiovasc Nurs. 2015 Oct;14(5):395-404.
Medication (re)fill adherence measures derived from pharmacy claims data in older Americans: a review of the literatureExternal
Sattler EL, Lee JS, Perri M.
Drugs Aging. 2013 Jun;30(6):383-99.
Human immunodeficiency virus transmission at each step of the care continuum in the United StatesExternal
Skarbinski J, Rosenberg E, Paz-Bailey G, Hall HI, Rose CE, Viall AH, Fagan JL, Lansky A, Mermin JH.
JAMA Intern Med. 2015 Apr;175(4):588-96.
- Recommendations for providers on person-centered approaches to assess and improve medication adherenceExternal
- Chronic Diseases and Conditions – Medication Adherence
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
Environmental and psychosocial barriers to and benefits of cervical cancer screening in KenyaExternal
Buchanan Lunsford N, Ragan K, Lee Smith J, Saraiya M, Aketch M.
Oncologist. 2017 Feb 06.
Vital Signs: Noise-induced hearing loss among adults – United States 2011-2012External
Carroll YI, Eichwald J, Scinicariello F, Hoffman HJ, Deitchman S, Radke MS, Themann CL, Breysse P.
MMWR Morb Mortal Wkly Rep. 2017 Feb 10;66(5):139-144.
Spine fracture prevalence in a nationally representative sample of US women and men aged >/=40 years: results from the National Health and Nutrition Examination Survey (NHANES) 2013-2014External
Cosman F, Krege JH, Looker AC, Schousboe JT, Fan B, Sarafrazi Isfahani N, Shepherd JA, Krohn KD, Steiger P, Wilson KE, Genant HK.
Osteoporos Int. 2017 Feb 07.
Preventing Chronic Disease: Celebrating contributions and defining future directionsExternal
Prev Chronic Dis. 2017 Feb 02;14:E13.
“When I Needed It”: Evaluation of the use and timing of Sharsheret’s Thriving Again Program for young breast cancer survivorsExternal
Rohan EA, Townsend JS, Fleischmann A, Stahl S, Shoretz R.
J Cancer Educ. 2017 Feb 08.
Estimation of chronic kidney disease incidence from prevalence and mortality data in American Indians with type 2 diabetesExternal
Vijayakumar P, Hoyer A, Nelson RG, Brinks R, Pavkov ME.
PLoS One. 2017 ;12(2):e0171027.
- Environmental and psychosocial barriers to and benefits of cervical cancer screening in KenyaExternal
A model to estimate the probability of human immunodeficiency virus and hepatitis C infection despite negative nucleic acid testing among increased-risk organ donorsExternal
Annambhotla PD, Gurbaxani BM, Kuehnert MJ, Basavaraju SV.
Transpl Infect Dis. 2017 Feb 08.
Implementation and assessment of a prevention with positives intervention among people living with HIV at five hospitals in ThailandExternal
Baipluthong B, Anekthananon T, Munsakul W, Jirajariyavej S, Asavapiriyanont S, Hancharoenkit U, Roongpisuthipong A, Pattanasin S, Martin M, Guntamala L, Lolekha R.
PLoS One. 2017 ;12(2):e0170558.
HIV care outcomes among blacks with diagnosed HIV – United States, 2014External
Dailey AF, Johnson AS, Wu B.
MMWR Morb Mortal Wkly Rep. 2017 Feb 03;66(4):97-103.
Prevalence of genital human papillomavirus in males, United States, 2013-2014External
Gargano JW, Unger ER, Liu G, Steinau M, Meites E, Dunne E, Markowitz LE.
J Infect Dis. 2017 Feb 07.
HIV trends in the United States: Diagnoses and estimated incidenceExternal
Hall HI, Song R, Tang T, An Q, Prejean J, Dietz P, Hernandez AL, Green T, Harris N, McCray E, Mermin J.
JMIR Public Health Surveill. 2017 Feb 03;3(1):e8.
The evolving landscape of HIV drug resistance diagnostics for expanding testing in resource-limited settingsExternal
Inzaule SC, Hamers RL, Paredes R, Yang C, Schuurman R, Rinke de Wit TF.
AIDS Rev. 2017 Feb 09;19(2).
Hepatitis C antibody testing in a commercially insured population, 2005-2014External
Isenhour CJ, Hariri SH, Hales CM, Vellozzi CJ.
Am J Prev Med. 2017 Feb 01.
Epidemiology of viral pneumoniaExternal
Clin Chest Med. 2017 Mar;38(1):1-9.
Considerations for strengthening surveillance of Neisseria gonorrhoeae antimicrobial resistance and interpreting surveillance dataExternal
Kirkcaldy RD, Schlanger K, Papp JR, Torrone EA.
Sex Transm Dis. 2017 Mar;44(3):154-156.
Changes in the disparity of HIV diagnosis rates among black women – United States, 2010-2014External
McCree DH, Sutton M, Bradley E, Harris N.
MMWR Morb Mortal Wkly Rep. 2017 Feb 03;66(4):104-106.
Development of a respiratory severity score for hospitalized adults in a high HIV-prevalence setting-South Africa, 2010-2011External
Millman AJ, Greenbaum A, Walaza S, Cohen AL, Groome MJ, Reed C, McMorrow M, Tempia S, Venter M, Treurnicht FK, Madhi SA, Cohen C, Variava E.
BMC Pulm Med. 2017 Feb 02;17(1):28.
Prevalence of false-positive hepatitis C antibody results, National Health and Nutrition Examination Study (NHANES) 2007-2012External
Moorman AC, Drobenuic J, Kamili S.
J Clin Virol. 2017 Jan 30;89:1-4.
Surveillance of HIV-1 pol transmitted drug resistance in acutely and recently infected antiretroviral drug-naive persons in rural western KenyaExternal
Onywera H, Maman D, Inzaule S, Auma E, Were K, Fredrick H, Owiti P, Opollo V, Etard JF, Mukui I, Kim AA, Zeh C.
PLoS One. 2017 ;12(2):e0171124.
Hepatitis A cases among food handlers: A local health department response – New York City, 2013External
Ridpath A, Reddy V, Layton M, Misener M, Scaccia A, Starr D, Stavinsky F, Varma JK, Waechter H, Zucker JR, Balter S.
J Public Health Manag Pract. 2017 Feb 03.
Procalcitonin accurately identifies hospitalized children with low risk of bacterial community-acquired pneumoniaExternal
Stockmann C, Ampofo K, Killpack J, Williams DJ, Edwards KM, Grijalva CG, Arnold SR, McCullers JA, Anderson EJ, Wunderink RG, Self WH, Bramley A, Jain S, Pavia AT, Blaschke AJ.
J Pediatric Infect Dis Soc. 2017 Feb 03.
Maternal death from influenza in tropical ThailandExternal
Thongnoi P, Praphasiri P, Dawood FS, Lindblade KA.
Lancet. 2017 Feb 04;389(10068):571-572.
Sero-epidemiologic study of influenza A(H7N9) infection among exposed populations, China 2013-2014External
Xiang N, Bai T, Kang K, Yuan H, Zhou S, Ren R, Li X, Wu J, Deng L, Zeng G, Wang X, Mao S, Shi J, Gao R, Chen T, Zou S, Li D, Havers F, Widdowson MA, Greene CM, Zhang Y, Ni D, Liu X, Li Q, Shu Y.
Influenza Other Respir Viruses. 2017 Mar;11(2):170-176.
- A model to estimate the probability of human immunodeficiency virus and hepatitis C infection despite negative nucleic acid testing among increased-risk organ donorsExternal
Disaster Control and Emergency Services
Effects of optimism on recovery and mental health after a tornado outbreakExternal
Carbone EG, Echols ET.
Psychol Health. 2017 Feb 03:1-19.
- How bad is it? Usefulness of the “7eed model” for scoring severity and level of need in complex emergencies
Eriksson A, Gerdin M, Garfield R, Tylleskar T, von Schreeb J.
PLoS Currents. 2016 ;8(Disasters).
Applying instructional design strategies and behavior theory to household disaster preparedness trainingExternal
Thomas TN, Sobelson RK, Wigington CJ, Davis AL, Harp VH, Leander-Griffith M, Cioffi JP.
J Public Health Manag Pract. 2017 Feb 03.
Acute health effects after the Elk River chemical spill, West Virginia, January 2014External
Thomasson ED, Scharman E, Fechter-Leggett E, Bixler D, Ibrahim S, Duncan MA, Hsu J, Scott M, Wilson S, Haddy L, Pizon A, Burrer S, Wolkin A, Lewis L.
Public Health Rep. 2017 Jan 01:33354917691257.
Notes from the Field: Mortality associated with Hurricane Matthew – United States, October 2016External
Wang A, Issa A, Bayleyegn T, Noe RS, Mullarkey C, Casani J, Nelson CL, Fleischauer A, Clement KD, Hamilton JJ, Harrison C, Edison L, Hobron K, Kurkjian KM, Choudhary E, Wolkin A.
MMWR Morb Mortal Wkly Rep. 2017 Feb 10;66(5):145-146.
- Effects of optimism on recovery and mental health after a tornado outbreakExternal
Disease Reservoirs and Vectors
Exposure to Lyssaviruses in bats of the Democratic Republic of the CongoExternal
Kalemba LN, Niezgoda M, Gilbert AT, Doty JB, Wallace RM, Malekani JM, Carroll DS.
J Wildl Dis. 2017 Feb 02.
Microbiome sharing between children, livestock and household surfaces in western KenyaExternal
Mosites E, Sammons M, Otiang E, Eng A, Noecker C, Manor O, Hilton S, Thumbi SM, Onyango C, Garland-Lewis G, Call DR, Njenga MK, Wasserheit JN, Zambriski JA, Walson JL, Palmer GH, Montgomery J, Borenstein E, Omore R, Rabinowitz PM.
PLoS One. 2017 ;12(2):e0171017.
- Exposure to Lyssaviruses in bats of the Democratic Republic of the CongoExternal
Assessment of impact and recovery needs in communities affected by the Elk River chemical spill, West Virginia, April 2014External
Burrer SL, Fechter-Leggett E, Bayleyegn T, Mark-Carew M, Thomas C, Bixler D, Noe RS, Hsu J, Haddy L, Wolkin A.
Public Health Rep. 2017 Jan 01:33354916689606.
Maternal prenatal urinary phthalate metabolite concentrations and visual recognition memory among infants at 27 weeksExternal
Ipapo KN, Factor-Litvak P, Whyatt RM, Calafat AM, Diaz D, Perera F, Rauh V, Herbstman JB.
Environ Res. 2017 Feb 04;155:7-14.
- Assessment of impact and recovery needs in communities affected by the Elk River chemical spill, West Virginia, April 2014External
Epidemiology and Surveillance
Health-related behaviors by urban-rural county classification – United States, 2013External
Matthews KA, Croft JB, Liu Y, Lu H, Kanny D, Wheaton AG, Cunningham TJ, Khan LK, Caraballo RS, Holt JB, Eke PI, Giles WH.
MMWR Surveill Summ. 2017 Feb 03;66(5):1-8.
Climate change and public health surveillance: Toward a comprehensive strategyExternal
Moulton AD, Schramm PJ.
J Public Health Manag Pract. 2017 Feb 06.
- Health-related behaviors by urban-rural county classification – United States, 2013External
Association of acute toxic encephalopathy with litchi consumption in an outbreak in Muzaffarpur, India, 2014: a case-control studyExternal
Shrivastava A, Kumar A, Thomas JD, Laserson KF, Bhushan G, Carter MD, Chhabra M, Mittal V, Khare S, Sejvar JJ, Dwivedi M, Isenberg SL, Johnson R, Pirkle JL, Sharer JD, Hall PL, Yadav R, Velayudhan A, Papanna M, Singh P, Somashekar D, Pradhan A, Goel K, Pandey R, Kumar M, Kumar S, Chakrabarti A, Sivaperumal P, Kumar AR, Schier JG, Chang A, Graham LA, Mathews TP, Johnson D, Valentin L, Caldwell KL, Jarrett JM, Harden LA, Takeoka GR, Tong S, Queen K, Paden C, Whitney A, Haberling DL, Singh R, Singh RS, Earhart KC, Dhariwal AC, Chauhan LS, Venkatesh S, Srikantiah P.
Lancet Glob Health. 2017 Jan 30.
- Association of acute toxic encephalopathy with litchi consumption in an outbreak in Muzaffarpur, India, 2014: a case-control studyExternal
Genetics and Genomics
Toward a complete North American Borrelia miyamotoi genomeExternal
Kingry LC, Replogle A, Batra D, Rowe LA, Sexton C, Dolan M, Connally N, Petersen JM, Schriefer ME.
Genome Announc. 2017 Feb 02;5(5).
Detection and genomic characterization of enterovirus D68 in respiratory samples isolated in the United States in 2016External
Ng TF, Montmayeur A, Castro C, Cone M, Stringer J, Lamson DM, Rogers SL, Wang Chern SW, Magana L, Marine R, Rubino H, Serinaldi D, George KS, Nix WA.
Genome Announc. 2016 Dec 08;4(6).
Complete genome sequences of Legionella pneumophila subsp. fraseri strains Detroit-1 and Dallas 1EExternal
Raphael BH, Kozak-Muiznieks NA, Morrison SS, Mercante JW, Winchell JM.
Genome Announc. 2017 Feb 02;5(5).
The history of Bordetella pertussis genome evolution includes structural rearrangementExternal
Weigand MR, Peng Y, Loparev V, Batra D, Bowden KE, Burroughs M, Cassiday PK, Davis JK, Johnson T, Juieng P, Knipe K, Mathis MH, Pruitt AM, Rowe L, Sheth M, Tondella ML, Williams MM.
J Bacteriol. 2017 Feb 06.
- Toward a complete North American Borrelia miyamotoi genomeExternal
Trends in relative inequalities in measures of favorable and adverse population health outcomesExternal
Moonesinghe R, Penman-Aguilar A, Beckles GL.
Epidemiology. 2017 Jan 30.
Neighborhoods and racial/ethnic differences in ideal cardiovascular health (the Multi-Ethnic Study of Atherosclerosis)External
Mujahid MS, Moore LV, Petito LC, Kershaw KN, Watson K, Diez Roux AV.
Health Place. 2017 Feb 03;44:61-69.
- Trends in relative inequalities in measures of favorable and adverse population health outcomesExternal
Association between parental access to paid sick leave and children’s access to and use of healthcare servicesExternal
Asfaw A, Colopy M.
Am J Ind Med. 2017 Feb 07.
Accounting for differences in healthcare utilization and expenditures among US males with haemophilia by type of health insuranceExternal
Guh S, Grosse SD, Ullman M, Soucie JM.
Haemophilia. 2017 Feb 02.
Managed care and inpatient mortality in adults: effect of primary payerExternal
Hines AL, Raetzman SO, Barrett ML, Moy E, Andrews RM.
BMC Health Serv Res. 2017 Feb 08;17(1):121.
Patients and caregivers costs for colonoscopy-based colorectal cancer screening: Experience of low-income individuals undergoing free colonoscopiesExternal
Hoover S, Subramanian S, Tangka FK, Cole-Beebe M, Sun A, Kramer CL, Pacillio G.
Eval Program Plann. 2017 Jan 07.
Lifetime economic burden of rape among U.S. adultsExternal
Peterson C, DeGue S, Florence C, Lokey CN.
Am J Prev Med. 2017 Jan 27.
- Association between parental access to paid sick leave and children’s access to and use of healthcare servicesExternal
Healthcare Associated Infections
Diagnosing an infection control riskExternal
Kutty PK, McDonald LC.
Clin Infect Dis. 2017 Feb 03.
- Diagnosing an infection control riskExternal
Immunity and Immunization
Intraseason waning of influenza vaccine protection: Evidence from the US Influenza Vaccine Effectiveness Network, 2011-2012 Through 2014-2015External
Ferdinands JM, Fry AM, Reynolds S, Petrie JG, Flannery B, Jackson ML, Belongia EA.
Clin Infect Dis. 2017 Feb 09.
Integration of data from a safety net health care system into the Vaccine Safety DatalinkExternal
Hambidge SJ, Ross C, Shoup JA, Wain K, Narwaney K, Breslin K, Weintraub ES, McNeil MM.
Vaccine. 2017 Feb 01.
Advisory Committee on Immunization Practices Recommended Immunization Schedule for Adults Aged 19 Years or Older – United States, 2017External
Kim DK, Riley LE, Harriman KH, Hunter P, Bridges CB.
MMWR Morb Mortal Wkly Rep. 2017 Feb 10;66(5):136-138.
Recommended Immunization Schedule for Adults Aged 19 Years or Older, United States, 2017External
Kim DK, Riley LE, Harriman KH, Hunter P, Bridges CB.
Ann Intern Med. 2017 Feb 07;166(3):209-219.
Notes from the Field: Knowledge, attitudes, and practices regarding yellow fever vaccination among men during an outbreak – Luanda, Angola, 2016External
Marlow MA, Pambasange MA, Francisco C, Receado OD, Soares MJ, Silva S, Navarro-Colorado C, Zielinski-Gutierrez E.
MMWR Morb Mortal Wkly Rep. 2017 Feb 03;66(4):117-118.
Cholera vaccination: pregnant women excluded no moreExternal
Moro PL, Sukumaran L.
Lancet Infect Dis. 2017 Feb 01.
Advisory Committee on Immunization Practices Recommended Immunization Schedule for Children and Adolescents Aged 18 Years or Younger – United States, 2017External
Robinson CL, Romero JR, Kempe A, Pellegrini C.
MMWR Morb Mortal Wkly Rep. 2017 Feb 10;66(5):134-135.
Meningococcal carriage evaluation in response to a serogroup B meningococcal disease outbreak and mass vaccination campaign at a college – Rhode Island, 2015-2016External
Soeters HM, Whaley M, Alexander-Scott N, Kanadanian KV, MacNeil JR, Martin SW, McNamara LA, Sicard K, Vanner C, Vuong J, Wang X, Bandy U, Patel M.
Clin Infect Dis. 2017 Feb 04.
Safety of second-dose single-antigen varicella vaccineExternal
Su JR, Leroy Z, Lewis PW, Haber P, Marin M, Leung J, Woo EJ, Shimabukuro TT.
Pediatrics. 2017 Feb 07.
- Intraseason waning of influenza vaccine protection: Evidence from the US Influenza Vaccine Effectiveness Network, 2011-2012 Through 2014-2015External
Automating indicator data reporting from health facility EMR to a national aggregate data system in Kenya: An Interoperability field-test using OpenMRS and DHIS2External
Kariuki JM, Manders EJ, Richards J, Oluoch T, Kimanga D, Wanyee S, Kwach JO, Santas X.
Online J Public Health Inform. 2016 ;8(2):e188.
- Automating indicator data reporting from health facility EMR to a national aggregate data system in Kenya: An Interoperability field-test using OpenMRS and DHIS2External
Injury and Violence
Elevated blood lead levels associated with retained bullet fragments – United States, 2003-2012External
Weiss D, Tomasallo CD, Meiman JG, Alarcon W, Graber NM, Bisgard KM, Anderson HA.
MMWR Morb Mortal Wkly Rep. 2017 Feb 10;66(5):130-133.
- Elevated blood lead levels associated with retained bullet fragments – United States, 2003-2012External
Electrothermal vaporization-QQQ-ICP-MS for determination of chromium in mainstream cigarette smoke particulateExternal
Fresquez MR, Gonzalez-Jimenez N, Gray N, Valentin-Blasini L, Watson CH, Pappas RS.
J Anal Toxicol. 2017 Feb 06:1-6.
From dose to response: In vivo nanoparticle processing and potential toxicityExternal
Graham UM, Jacobs G, Yokel RA, Davis BH, Dozier AK, Birch ME, Tseng MT, Oberdorster G, Elder A, DeLouise L.
Adv Exp Med Biol. 2017 ;947:71-100.
Quantitative analysis of menthol in human urine using solid phase microextraction and stable isotope dilution gas chromatography-mass spectrometryExternal
Huang W, Blount BC, Watson CH, Watson C, Chambers DM.
J Chromatogr B Analyt Technol Biomed Life Sci. 2017 Feb 15;1044-1045:200-205.
- Inter-laboratory evaluation and successful implementation of MS2 coliphage as a surrogate to establish proficiency using a BSL-3 procedure
Mapp L, Chambers Y, Takundwa P, Hill VR, Schneeberger C, Knee J, Raynor M, Klonicki P, Miller K, Pope M, Hwang N.
Water (Switzerland). 2016 ;8(6).
New horizons for focused ultrasound (FUS) – therapeutic applications in neurodegenerative diseasesExternal
Miller DB, O’Callaghan JP.
Metabolism. 2017 Jan 11.
Agonist muscle adaptation accompanied by antagonist muscle atrophy in the hindlimb of mice following stretch-shortening contraction trainingExternal
Rader EP, Naimo MA, Ensey J, Baker BA.
BMC Musculoskelet Disord. 2017 Feb 02;18(1):60.
- Electrothermal vaporization-QQQ-ICP-MS for determination of chromium in mainstream cigarette smoke particulateExternal
Maternal and Child Health
Nakalanga Syndrome: Clinical characteristics, potential causes, and its relationship with recently described Nodding SyndromeExternal
Foger K, Gora-Stahlberg G, Sejvar J, Ovuga E, Jilek-Aall L, Schmutzhard E, Kaiser C, Winkler AS.
PLoS Negl Trop Dis. 2017 Feb;11(2):e0005201.
Prevalence and clinical attributes of congenital microcephaly – New York, 2013-2015External
Graham KA, Fox DJ, Talati A, Pantea C, Brady L, Carter SL, Friedenberg E, Vora NM, Browne ML, Lee CT.
MMWR Morb Mortal Wkly Rep. 2017 Feb 10;66(5):125-129.
Quality and uptake of antenatal and postnatal care in HaitiExternal
Mirkovic KR, Lathrop E, Hulland EN, Jean-Louis R, Lauture D, D’Alexis GD, Hanzel E, Grand-Pierre R.
BMC Pregnancy Childbirth. 2017 Feb 02;17(1):52.
- Nakalanga Syndrome: Clinical characteristics, potential causes, and its relationship with recently described Nodding SyndromeExternal
Trends in beverage consumption among high school students – United States, 2007-2015External
Miller G, Merlo C, Demissie Z, Sliwa S, Park S.
MMWR Morb Mortal Wkly Rep. 2017 Feb 03;66(4):112-116.
- Trends in beverage consumption among high school students – United States, 2007-2015External
Occupational Safety and Health
Occupational injuries and exposures among emergency medical services workersExternal
Reichard AA, Marsh SM, Tonozzi TR, Konda S, Gormley MA.
Prehosp Emerg Care. 2017 Jan 25:1-12.
- Occupational injuries and exposures among emergency medical services workersExternal
Efficacy of artemether-lumefantrine, artesunate-amodiaquine, and dihydroartemisinin-piperaquine for treatment of uncomplicated Plasmodium falciparum malaria in Angola, 2015External
Plucinski MM, Dimbu PR, Macaia AP, Ferreira CM, Samutondo C, Quivinja J, Afonso M, Kiniffo R, Mbounga E, Kelley JS, Patel DS, He Y, Talundzic E, Garrett DO, Halsey ES, Udhayakumar V, Ringwald P, Fortes F.
Malar J. 2017 Feb 02;16(1):62.
- Efficacy of artemether-lumefantrine, artesunate-amodiaquine, and dihydroartemisinin-piperaquine for treatment of uncomplicated Plasmodium falciparum malaria in Angola, 2015External
Public Health Leadership and Management
CDC’s Public Health Associate Program: Serving the field today while creating the workforce of tomorrowExternal
Duncan H, Auerbach J.
J Public Health Manag Pract. 2017 Feb 08.
Improving the health of the United States with a “Winnable Battles” initiativeExternal
Frieden TR, Ethier K, Schuchat A.
Jama. 2017 Feb 02.
Early evaluation findings from a federally funded training program: The Public Health Associate ProgramExternal
Sobelson RK, Young AC, Wigington CJ, Duncan H.
J Public Health Manag Pract. 2017 Feb 08.
Service learning in public health: Exploring the benefit to host agencies in CDC’s Public Health Associate ProgramExternal
Wigington CJ, Sobelson RK, Duncan HL, Young AC.
J Public Health Manag Pract. 2017 Feb 08.
CDC’s Prevention Status Reports: Monitoring the status of public health policies and practices for improved performance and accountabilityExternal
Young AC, Lowry G, Mumford K, Graaf C.
J Public Health Manag Pract. 2017 Feb 03.
- CDC’s Public Health Associate Program: Serving the field today while creating the workforce of tomorrowExternal
2016 updates to US Medical Eligibility Criteria for Contraceptive Use and Selected Practice Recommendations for Contraceptive Use: Highlights for adolescent patientsExternal
Hoopes AJ, Simmons KB, Godfrey EM, Sucato G.
J Pediatr Adolesc Gynecol. 2017 Feb 03.
Assisted reproductive technology surveillance – United States, 2014External
Sunderam S, Kissin DM, Crawford SB, Folger SG, Jamieson DJ, Warner L, Barfield WD.
MMWR Surveill Summ. 2017 Feb 10;66(6):1-24.
- 2016 updates to US Medical Eligibility Criteria for Contraceptive Use and Selected Practice Recommendations for Contraceptive Use: Highlights for adolescent patientsExternal
Substance Use and Abuse
Nicotine, carcinogen, and toxin exposure in long-term e-cigarette and nicotine replacement therapy users: A cross-sectional studyExternal
Shahab L, Goniewicz ML, Blount BC, Brown J, McNeill A, Alwis KU, Feng J, Wang L, West R.
Ann Intern Med. 2017 Feb 07.
Risks of preterm delivery and small for gestational age infants: Effects of nondaily and low-intensity daily smoking during pregnancyExternal
Tong VT, England LJ, Rockhill KM, D’Angelo DV.
Paediatr Perinat Epidemiol. 2017 Feb 09.
- Nicotine, carcinogen, and toxin exposure in long-term e-cigarette and nicotine replacement therapy users: A cross-sectional studyExternal
- Chronic Diseases and Conditions
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