Emerging Infectious Diseases journal
Multidrug-Resistant Tuberculosis in Child Successfully Treated with 9-Month Drug Regimen J. Achar et al. November 2015
Hendra Virus Infection in Dog, Australia, 2013 P. D. Kirkland et al. December 2015
Mortality Risk Factors for Middle East Respiratory Syndrome Outbreak, South Korea, 2015 M. S. Majumder et al. November 2015
Volume 21, Number 9—September 2015 PDF Version [PDF - 9.16 MB - 208 pages]
Emerging Infections Program
Emerging Infections Program—20 Years of Achievements and Future Prospects
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R. Lynfield and W. Schaffner
Cultivation of an Adaptive Domestic Network for Surveillance and Evaluation of Emerging Infections
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R. W. Pinner et al.View Summary
Accomplishments of this program have provided numerous dividends and might benefit areas outside infectious diseases.
Emerging Infections Program—State Health Department Perspective
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J. L. Hadler et al.View Summary
This network has enriched research and workforce training and produced a synergy between state and federal levels.
Training in Infectious Disease Epidemiology through the Emerging Infections Program Sites
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D. J. Vugia et al.View Summary
EIP sites contribute substantially to training current and future public health professionals.
Twenty Years of Active Bacterial Core Surveillance
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G. Langley et al.View Summary
This program has directly affected public health policies and practices.
Foodborne Diseases Active Surveillance Network—2 Decades of Achievements, 1996–2015
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O. L. Henao et al.View Summary
FoodNet has provided a foundation for food safety policy and illness prevention since 1996.
Evaluating Epidemiology and Improving Surveillance of Infections Associated with Health Care, United States
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S. S. Magill et al.View Summary
This national resource provides much-needed data on pathogens, infections, and antimicrobial drug use.
The US Influenza Hospitalization Surveillance Network
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S. Chaves et al.View Summary
This network has helped determine risk, define outbreak severity, and guide recommendations for treatment and vaccination programs.
Use of Pneumococcal Disease Epidemiology to Set Policy and Prevent Disease during 20 Years of the Emerging Infections Program
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M. R. Moore and C. G. WhitneyView Summary
This program has been a flexible platform for following trends of this disease and evaluating vaccine effectiveness.
Monitoring Effect of Human Papillomavirus Vaccines in US Population, Emerging Infections Program, 2008–2012
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S. Hariri et al.View Summary
Methods for surveillance of cervical precancers and associated types were developed to monitor effect of HPV vaccination.
Medscape CME Activity
Encephalitis Surveillance through the Emerging Infections Program, 1997–2010 PDF Version [PDF - 471 KB - 6 pages]K. C. Bloch and C. A. GlaserView Summary
A 3-state syndromic surveillance system documented reduction and emergence of neurologic infectious diseases.
Tracking Pertussis and Evaluating Control Measures through Enhanced Pertussis Surveillance, Emerging Infections Program, United States
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T. H. Skoff et al.View Summary
This network can improve pertussis prevention and control and be a model for surveillance programs.
TickNET—A Collaborative Public Health Approach to Tickborne Disease Surveillance and Research
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P. Mead et al.
Emerging Infections Program as Surveillance for Antimicrobial Drug Resistance
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S. K. Fridkin et al.View Summary
This program is a national resource for data on the epidemiology of antimicrobial drug–resistant infections and characteristics of isolates.
Effect of Culture-Independent Diagnostic Tests on Future Emerging Infections Program Surveillance
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G. Langley et al.View Summary
Use of such tests in clinical settings presents opportunities and challenges.
Emerging Infections Program Efforts to Address Health Equity
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J. L. Hadler et al.View Summary
The EIP has expanded efforts to measure health inequities by using area-based socioeconomic analyses.
Improving Accuracy of Influenza-Associated Hospitalization Rate Estimates
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A. J. Millman et al.View Summary
Adjusting for diagnostic test sensitivity enables more accurate and timely comparisons over time.
Socioeconomic Disparities and Influenza Hospitalizations, Tennessee, USA
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C. Sloan et al.View Summary
High rates of poverty, low education, and female single-parent households are associated with these hospitalizations.
Improved Phenotype-Based Definition for Identifying Carbapenemase Producers among Carbapenem-Resistant Enterobacteriaceae
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N. Chea et al.View Summary
A new, less restrictive definition increases detection of Klebsiella pneumoniae carbapenemase producers.
Socioeconomic Status and Foodborne Pathogens in Connecticut, USA, 2000–2011
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B. M. Whitney et al.View Summary
Diseases were associated with socioeconomic status and age of patients and with serotype of organism.
Incidence of Clinician-Diagnosed Lyme Disease, United States, 2005–2010
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C. A. Nelson et al.View Summary
Extrapolation from a large medical claims database suggests that 329,000 cases occur annually.
Enhancing Lyme Disease Surveillance by Using Administrative Claims Data, Tennessee, USA
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J. L. Clayton et al.
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M. G. Schultz and W. Schaffner
Volume 21, Number 9—September 2015 - Continued
Medscape CME Activity
Mycobacterium abscessus Complex Infections in Humans PDF Version [PDF - 1.25 MB - 9 pages]M. Lee et al.View Summary
New treatments, rapid and inexpensive identification methods, and measures to contain nosocomial transmission and outbreaks are urgently needed.
Putative Lineage of Novel African Usutu Virus, Central Europe
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D. Cadar et al.
Randomness of Dengue Outbreaks on the Equator
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Y. Chen et al.
Acute Respiratory Infections in Travelers Returning from MERS-CoV–Affected Areas
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M. German et al.
Third Wave of Influenza A(H7N9) Virus from Poultry, Guangdong Province, China, 2014–2015
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S. Xie et al.
Disseminated Enteroviral Infection Associated with Obinutuzumab
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C. Dendle et al.
Laboratory Testing for Middle East Respiratory Syndrome Coronavirus, California, USA, 2013–2014
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M. Shahkarami et al.
Follow-up of Contacts of Middle East Respiratory Syndrome Coronavirus–Infected Returning Travelers, the Netherlands, 2014
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M. Mollers et al.
Reemergence and Autochthonous Transmission of Dengue Virus, Eastern China, 2014
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W. Wang et al.
Bifidobacterium breve Sepsis in Child with High-Risk Acute Lymphoblastic Leukemia
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S. Avcin et al.
Filovirus RNA in Fruit Bats, China
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B. He et al.
Increase in Lymphadenitis Cases after Shift in BCG Vaccine Strain
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G. Kuchukhidze et al.
Fatal Accelerated Cirrhosis after Imported HEV Genotype 4 Infection
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R. B. Perumpail et al.
Measles Reemergence in Ceará, Northeast Brazil, 15 Years after Elimination
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R. D. Leite et al.
Chikungunya Virus in Macaques, Malaysia
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I. Sam et al.
Functional Immune Reconstitution by Interleukin-2 Adjunctive Therapy for HIV/Mycobacterial Co-infection
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J. Heyckendorf et al.
Corynebacterium bovis Eye Infections, Washington, USA, 2013
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S. Chow et al.
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