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Prevention of perinatal group B streptococcal disease. Revised guidelines from CDC.
- S. Schrag, R. Gorwitz, Kristi Fultz-Butts, A. Schuchat
- MMWR. Recommendations and reports : Morbidity and…
- 19 November 2010
Group B streptococcus (GBS) remains a leading cause of serious neonatal infection despite great progress in perinatal GBS disease prevention in the 1990s. In 1996, CDC, in collaboration with other… Expand
Risk Factors for SARS among Persons without Known Contact with SARS Patients, Beijing, China
Most cases of severe acute respiratory syndrome (SARS) have occurred in close contacts of SARS patients. However, in Beijing, a large proportion of SARS cases occurred in persons without such… Expand
Outbreaks of salmonellosis associated with eating uncooked tomatoes: implications for public health. The Investigation Team.
Laboratory-based surveillance of salmonella isolates serotyped at four state health departments (Illinois, Michigan, Minnesota and Wisconsin) led to the identification of multistate outbreaks of… Expand
A foodborne outbreak of gastroenteritis involving Listeria monocytogenes.
- G. Salamina, E. Dalle Donne, +11 authors S. Salmaso
- Epidemiology and infection
- 1 December 1996
An outbreak of gastroenteritis occurred in Italy among 39 persons who had attended a private supper. All guests were previously healthy, young, non-pregnant adults; 18 (46%) had symptoms, mostly… Expand
Toxic Shock Syndrome in the United States: Surveillance Update, 1979–19961
- R. Hajjeh, A. Reingold, A. Weil, K. Shutt, A. Schuchat, B. Perkins
- Emerging infectious diseases
- 6 March 1999
Menstrual toxic shock syndrome (TSS) emerged as a public health threat to women of reproductive age in 1979–80. We reviewed surveillance data for the period 1979 to 1996, when 5,296 cases were… Expand
Recommendations from the National Vaccine Advisory Committee: Standards for Adult Immunization Practice
National Vaccine Advisory Committee The Advisory Committee on Immunization Practices (ACIP) makes recommendations for routine vaccination of adults in the United States.1 Standards for implementing… Expand
Superspreading SARS Events, Beijing, 2003
Superspreading events were pivotal in the global spread of severe acute respiratory syndrome (SARS). We investigated superspreading in one transmission chain early in Beijing’s epidemic.… Expand
Human Vaccines and Their Importance to Public Health
- A. Schuchat
Few medical interventions compete with vaccines for their cumulative impact on health and well-being of entire populations. Routine immunization of children in the United States now targets 16… Expand
Cultivation of an Adaptive Domestic Network for Surveillance and Evaluation of Emerging Infections
Accomplishments of this program have provided numerous dividends and might benefit areas outside infectious diseases.