K. Alexander Shangraw

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Acknowledgments We would like to acknowledge the individuals listed below for their contributions to this report. On behalf of my council colleagues, Drs. Mary Durham and Roy Wilson, it is my pleasure to present to the National Advisory Mental Health Council (NAMHC) the report of the NAMHC Workgroup on Child and Adolescent Mental Health Intervention(More)
Virulent community-associated methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus-aureus (CA-MRSA) strains have spread rapidly in the United States. To characterize the degree to which CA-MRSA strains are imported into and transmitted in pediatric intensive care units (PICU), we performed a retrospective study of children admitted to The Johns Hopkins Hospital PICU, March(More)
Studies were undertaken to characterize and determine the pathogenic mechanisms involved in a newly described systemic disease in Homarus americanus (American lobster) caused by a Vibrio fluvialis-like microorganism. Nineteen isolates were obtained from eight of nine lobsters sampled. Biochemically, the isolates resembled V. fluvialis, and the isolates grew(More)
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