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Global Health and the Infectious Diseases Physician-Scientist Workforce.

J Infect Dis 2018 Oct 8. Epub 2018 Oct 8.

Emory University School of Medicine, Department of Medicine, Division of Infectious Diseases. Atlanta, GA, USA.

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October 2018

High-resolution plasma metabolomics analysis to detect Mycobacterium tuberculosis-associated metabolites that distinguish active pulmonary tuberculosis in humans.

PLoS One 2018 11;13(10):e0205398. Epub 2018 Oct 11.

Division of Endocrinology, Metabolism and Lipids and Center for Clinical and Molecular Nutrition, Department of Medicine, Emory University School of Medicine, Atlanta, Georgia, United States of America.

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October 2018

Treatment Complexities Among Patients with Tuberculosis in a High HIV Prevalence Cohort in the United States.

AIDS Res Hum Retroviruses 2018 Sep 11. Epub 2018 Sep 11.

2 Division of Infectious Diseases, Department of Medicine, Emory University School of Medicine , Atlanta, Georgia .

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September 2018

False-Positive Tuberculin Skin Test Results Among Low-Risk Healthcare Workers Following Implementation of Fifty-Dose Vials of Purified Protein Derivative.

Infect Control Hosp Epidemiol 2018 Jun 2;39(6):750-752. Epub 2018 Apr 2.

1Division of Infectious Diseases,Department of Medicine,Emory University School of Medicine,Atlanta,Georgia.

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June 2018

The Impact of a Fogarty International Center-Supported Tuberculosis Research Training Program in the Country of Georgia.

Am J Trop Med Hyg 2018 Apr 1;98(4):1069-1074. Epub 2018 Feb 1.

Hubert Department of Global Health and Department of Epidemiology, Rollins School of Public Health of Emory University, Atlanta, Georgia.

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April 2018

Cost-effectiveness of WHO-Recommended Algorithms for TB Case Finding at Ethiopian HIV Clinics.

Open Forum Infect Dis 2018 Jan 23;5(1):ofx269. Epub 2017 Dec 23.

Hubert Department of Global Health, Rollins School of Public Health, Emory University, Atlanta, Georgia.

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January 2018

Reply to Srivastava et al., "pH Conditions under Which Pyrazinamide Works in Humans".

Antimicrob Agents Chemother 2017 09 24;61(9). Epub 2017 Aug 24.

National Center for Tuberculosis and Lung Disease, Tbilisi, Georgia.

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September 2017

Musculoskeletal Tuberculosis.

Microbiol Spectr 2017 Apr;5(2)

Division of Infectious Diseases, Emory University School of Medicine, Atlanta, GA 30303.

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April 2017

Improving clinical and translational research training: a qualitative evaluation of the Atlanta Clinical and Translational Science Institute KL2-mentored research scholars program.

J Investig Med 2017 01 2;65(1):23-31. Epub 2016 Sep 2.

Division of Infectious Diseases, Department of Medicine, Emory University School of Medicine, Atlanta, Georgia, USA.

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January 2017

Student and faculty perceptions on the rapid scale-up of medical students in Ethiopia.

BMC Med Educ 2017 Jan 13;17(1):11. Epub 2017 Jan 13.

Department of Behavioral Sciences and Health Education, Rollins School of Public Health, Emory University, 1518 Clifton Rd, Rm 510, Atlanta, GA, 30322, USA.

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January 2017

Point-of-Care Testing for Cryptococcal Disease Among Hospitalized Human Immunodeficiency Virus-Infected Adults in Ethiopia.

Am J Trop Med Hyg 2016 10 15;95(4):786-792. Epub 2016 Aug 15.

Division of Infectious Diseases, Department of Medicine, Emory University School of Medicine, Atlanta, Georgia.

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October 2016

Diabetes Reduces the Rate of Sputum Culture Conversion in Patients With Newly Diagnosed Multidrug-Resistant Tuberculosis.

Open Forum Infect Dis 2016 Sep 16;3(3):ofw126. Epub 2016 Jun 16.

Division of Epidemiology and Biostatistics, School of Public Health, Georgia State University; Departments of Epidemiology and Global Health, Rollins School of Public Health, Emory University, Atlanta, Georgia.

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September 2016

The Challenge of Latent TB Infection.

JAMA 2016 Sep;316(9):931-3

Division of Infectious Diseases and Immunology, Department of Medicine, New York University School of Medicine, New York, New York5Department of Pathology, New York University School of Medicine, New York, New York6Department of Microbiology, New York University School of Medicine, New York, New York.

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September 2016

Efficacy and Safety of Glutamine-supplemented Parenteral Nutrition in Surgical ICU Patients: An American Multicenter Randomized Controlled Trial.

Ann Surg 2016 Apr;263(4):646-55

*Division of Endocrinology, Metabolism and Lipids, Department of Medicine, Emory University School of Medicine, Atlanta, GA †Center for Clinical and Molecular Nutrition, Emory University School of Medicine, Atlanta, GA ‡Emory University Hospital Nutrition and Metabolic Support Service, Atlanta, GA §Department of Surgery, Vanderbilt University Medical Center, Nashville, TN ¶Department of Biostatistics and Bioinformatics, Rollins School of Public Health, Emory University, Atlanta, GA ||Department of Surgery, Virginia Technical Institute Carilion School of Medicine, Roanoke, VA **Department of Epidemiology, Rollins School of Public Health, Emory University, Atlanta, GA ††Division of Pulmonary, Allergy and Critical Care Medicine, Department of Medicine, Emory University School of Medicine, Atlanta, GA ‡‡Department of Nutritional Sciences, The Pennsylvania State University, University Park, PA §§Department of Surgery, Miriam Hospital, Providence, RI ¶¶Department of Surgery, Cedars Sinai Medical Center, Los Angeles, CA ||||Department of Surgery, University of Wisconsin, Schools of Medicine and Public Health, Madison, WI ***Department of Surgery, Emory University School of Medicine, Atlanta, GA †††Division of Infectious Diseases, Department of Medicine, Emory University School of Medicine, Atlanta, GA; Hubert Department of Global Health Rollins School of Public Health, Emory University, Atlanta, GA ‡‡‡National Institutes of Health, National Institute of Diabetes and Digestive and Kidney Diseases, Bethesda, MD §§§Department of Anesthesiology, University of Colorado School of Medicine, Aurora, CO.

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April 2016

Macronutrient intake and body composition changes during anti-tuberculosis therapy in adults.

Clin Nutr 2016 Feb 26;35(1):205-12. Epub 2015 Feb 26.

Graduate Division of Biological and Biomedical Sciences, Nutrition and Health Sciences Graduate Program, Laney Graduate School, Emory University, Atlanta, GA 30322, United States; Division of Endocrinology, Metabolism and Lipids, Department of Medicine, Emory University School of Medicine, Atlanta, GA, United States; Center for Clinical and Molecular Nutrition, Department of Medicine, Emory University School of Medicine, Atlanta, GA 30322, United States. Electronic address:

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February 2016

Cavitary penetration of levofloxacin among patients with multidrug-resistant tuberculosis.

Antimicrob Agents Chemother 2015 16;59(6):3149-55. Epub 2015 Mar 16.

Division of Infectious Diseases Department of Medicine, Emory University School of Medicine, Atlanta, Georgia, USA Departments of Epidemiology and Global Health, Emory Rollins School of Public Health, Emory University, Atlanta, Georgia, USA.

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February 2016

Contacts of retreatment tuberculosis cases with a prior poor treatment outcome are at increased risk of latent tuberculosis infection.

Int J Infect Dis 2016 Feb 25;43:49-50. Epub 2015 Dec 25.

Division of Infectious Diseases, Department of Medicine, Emory University School of Medicine, Atlanta, Georgia, USA; Departments of Epidemiology and Global Health, Rollins School of Public Health of Emory University, Atlanta, Georgia, USA.

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February 2016

Metabolomics and Mycobacterial Disease: Don't Forget the Bioinformatics.

Ann Am Thorac Soc 2016 Jan;13(1):141-2

1 Emory University School of Medicine Atlanta, Georgia and.

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January 2016

Disseminated emm Type 12 Group A Streptococcus and Review of Invasive Disease.

Am J Med Sci 2015 Nov;350(5):429-31

Department of Medicine (ALH, JMP), Emory University School of Medicine, Atlanta, Georgia; Division of Infectious Diseases (HMB, DSW, EKS, SWS, JLS), Department of Medicine, Emory University School of Medicine, Atlanta, Georgia; and Atlanta Veterans Administration Medical Center (SWS), Decatur, Georgia.

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November 2015

High-dose vitamin D3 in adults with pulmonary tuberculosis: a double-blind randomized controlled trial.

Am J Clin Nutr 2015 Nov 23;102(5):1059-69. Epub 2015 Sep 23.

Divisions of Endocrinology, Metabolism and Lipids and Center for Clinical and Molecular Nutrition, Department of Medicine, Emory University School of Medicine, Atlanta, GA; Departments of

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November 2015

Knowledge, attitudes, and practices regarding cervical cancer and screening among Ethiopian health care workers.

Int J Womens Health 2015 31;7:765-72. Epub 2015 Jul 31.

Department of Gynecology and Obstetrics, Rollins School of Public Health, Emory University, Atlanta, GA, USA.

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August 2015

High utility of contact investigation for latent and active tuberculosis case detection among the contacts: a retrospective cohort study in Tbilisi, Georgia, 2010-2011.

PLoS One 2014 7;9(11):e111773. Epub 2014 Nov 7.

Departments of Epidemiology and Global Health, Rollins School of Public Health, Emory University, Atlanta, Georgia, United States of America; Division of Infectious Diseases, Department of Medicine, School of Medicine, Emory University, Atlanta, Georgia, United States of America.

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July 2015

Plasma metabolomics in human pulmonary tuberculosis disease: a pilot study.

PLoS One 2014 15;9(10):e108854. Epub 2014 Oct 15.

Nutrition and Health Sciences, Graduate Division of Biological and Biomedical Sciences, Laney Graduate School, Emory University, Atlanta, Georgia, United States of America; Center for Clinical and Molecular Nutrition, Emory University School of Medicine, Atlanta, Georgia, United States of America; Department of Medicine, Emory University School of Medicine, Atlanta, Georgia, United States of America.

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June 2015

Tobacco smoking and tuberculosis treatment outcomes: a prospective cohort study in Georgia.

Bull World Health Organ 2015 Jun 30;93(6):390-9. Epub 2015 Mar 30.

Department of Medicine, Emory University School of Medicine, Atlanta, USA .

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June 2015

Determinants of tuberculosis infection control-related behaviors among healthcare workers in the country of Georgia.

Infect Control Hosp Epidemiol 2015 May 4;36(5):522-8. Epub 2015 Feb 4.

6Division of Infectious Diseases,Department of Medicine,School of Medicine,Emory University,Atlanta,Georgia,USA.

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May 2015

Cost analysis of a nucleic acid amplification test in the diagnosis of pulmonary tuberculosis at an urban hospital with a high prevalence of TB/HIV.

PLoS One 2014 11;9(7):e100649. Epub 2014 Jul 11.

Division of Infectious Diseases, Department of Medicine, Emory University School of Medicine, Atlanta, Georgia, United States of America; Hubert Department of Global Health, Rollins School of Public Health, Emory University, Atlanta, Georgia, United States of America; Department of Epidemiology, Grady Memorial Hospital, Atlanta, Georgia, United States of America; Department of Epidemiology, Rollins School of Public Health, Emory University, Atlanta, Georgia, United States of America.

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March 2015

Diabetes mellitus, smoking status, and rate of sputum culture conversion in patients with multidrug-resistant tuberculosis: a cohort study from the country of Georgia.

PLoS One 2014 15;9(4):e94890. Epub 2014 Apr 15.

Department of Epidemiology, Rollins School of Public Health, Emory University, Atlanta, Georgia, United States of America; Hubert Department of Global Health, Rollins School of Public Health, Emory University, Atlanta, Georgia, United States of America; Division of Infectious Diseases, Department of Medicine, Emory University School of Medicine, Atlanta, Georgia, United States of America.

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January 2015

Significant clinical impact of a rapid molecular diagnostic test (Genotype MTBDRplus assay) to detect multidrug-resistant tuberculosis.

Clin Infect Dis 2014 Dec 4;59(11):1559-66. Epub 2014 Aug 4.

Division of Infectious Diseases, Department of Medicine, Emory University School of Medicine, Atlanta, Georgia.

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December 2014

Hepatitis C virus co-infection increases the risk of anti-tuberculosis drug-induced hepatotoxicity among patients with pulmonary tuberculosis.

PLoS One 2013 19;8(12):e83892. Epub 2013 Dec 19.

Division of Infectious Diseases, Department of Medicine, Emory University School of Medicine, Atlanta, Georgia, United States of America ; Hubert Department of Global Health, Rollins School of Public Health of Emory University, Atlanta, Georgia, United States of America ; Department of Epidemiology, Rollins School of Public Health of Emory University, Atlanta, Georgia, United States of America.

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October 2014

No association of cryptococcal antigenemia with poor outcomes among antiretroviral therapy-experienced HIV-infected patients in Addis Ababa, Ethiopia.

PLoS One 2014 21;9(1):e85698. Epub 2014 Jan 21.

Division of Infectious Diseases, Department of Medicine, Emory University School of Medicine, Atlanta, Georgia, United States of America.

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October 2014

Interferon-γ release assays for the evaluation of tuberculosis infection.

JAMA 2014 Oct;312(14):1460-1

Division of Infectious Diseases, Emory University School of Medicine, Atlanta, Georgia.

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October 2014

Diabetes mellitus and risk of all-cause mortality among patients with tuberculosis in the state of Georgia, 2009-2012.

Ann Epidemiol 2014 May 8;24(5):369-75. Epub 2014 Feb 8.

Division of Infectious Diseases, Department of Medicine, Emory University School of Medicine, Atlanta, GA.

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May 2014

Effectiveness of a multimodal hand hygiene campaign and obstacles to success in Addis Ababa, Ethiopia.

Antimicrob Resist Infect Control 2014 Mar 17;3(1). Epub 2014 Mar 17.

Emory University School of Medicine, 1648 Pierce Drive NE, Atlanta, GA 30322, USA.

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March 2014

Prevalence and incidence of latent tuberculosis infection in georgian healthcare workers.

PLoS One 2013 25;8(3):e58202. Epub 2013 Mar 25.

Division of Infectious Diseases, Emory University School of Medicine, Atlanta, Georgia, United States of America.

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December 2013

A culture-specific nutrient intake assessment instrument in patients with pulmonary tuberculosis.

Clin Nutr 2013 Dec 5;32(6):1023-8. Epub 2013 Mar 5.

Doctoral Program in Nutrition and Health Sciences, Graduate Division of Biological and Biomedical Sciences, Laney Graduate School, Emory University, Atlanta, GA 30322, USA.

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December 2013

Infection control knowledge, attitudes, and practices among healthcare workers in Addis Ababa, Ethiopia.

Infect Control Hosp Epidemiol 2013 Dec 28;34(12):1289-96. Epub 2013 Oct 28.

Division of Infectious Diseases, Department of Internal Medicine, Addis Ababa University School of Medicine, Addis Ababa, Ethiopia.

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December 2013

Poor agreement between interferon-gamma release assays and the tuberculin skin test among HIV-infected individuals in the country of Georgia.

BMC Infect Dis 2013 Nov 1;13:513. Epub 2013 Nov 1.

Infectious Diseases, AIDS and Clinical Immunology Research Center, 16 Al, Kazbegi Avenue, Tbilisi, 0160, Georgia.

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November 2013

Over the Counter Availability of Antituberculosis Drugs in Tbilisi, Georgia in the Setting of a High Prevalence of MDR-TB

Interdiscip Perspect Infect Dis 2009 11;2009:513609. Epub 2009 Jun 11.

Division of General Medicine, Department of Medicine, Emory University School of Medicine, Atlanta, GA 30308, USA.

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July 2013

Favorable outcomes for multidrug and extensively drug resistant tuberculosis patients undergoing surgery.

Ann Thorac Surg 2013 Jun 1;95(6):1892-8. Epub 2013 May 1.

National Center for Tuberculosis and Lung Diseases, Tbilisi, Republic of Georgia.

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June 2013

Characterization of post-hospital infections in adults requiring home parenteral nutrition.

Nutrition 2013 Jan 2;29(1):52-9. Epub 2012 Aug 2.

Nutrition and Metabolic Support Service, Emory University Hospital, Atlanta, Georgia, USA.

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January 2013

Site of extrapulmonary tuberculosis is associated with HIV infection.

Clin Infect Dis 2012 Jul 15;55(1):75-81. Epub 2012 Mar 15.

Emory University School of Medicine, Atlanta, GA 30322, USA.

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July 2012

Adjunctive surgery improves treatment outcomes among patients with multidrug-resistant and extensively drug-resistant tuberculosis.

Int J Infect Dis 2012 May 17;16(5):e391-6. Epub 2012 Mar 17.

The National Center for Tuberculosis and Lung Diseases and Georgian National TB Program, 50 Maruashvili Street, Tbilisi 0101, Georgia.

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May 2012

Additional drug resistance in Mycobacterium tuberculosis isolates from resected cavities among patients with multidrug-resistant or extensively drug-resistant pulmonary tuberculosis.

Clin Infect Dis 2012 Mar 23;54(6):e51-4. Epub 2011 Dec 23.

Division of Infectious Diseases, Department of Medicine, Emory University School of Medicine, Atlanta, Georgia 30303, USA.

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March 2012

Prevalence of drug resistant tuberculosis among patients at high-risk for Hiv attending outpatient clinics in Delhi, India.

Southeast Asian J Trop Med Public Health 2012 Mar;43(2):354-63

Department of Epidemiology, Rollins School of Public Health, Emory University, Atlanta, GA 30322, USA.

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March 2012

Surgical treatment of drug-resistant tuberculosis.

Lancet Infect Dis 2012 Feb;12(2):157-66

Division of Infectious Diseases, Department of Medicine, Rollins School of Public Health, Emory University, Atlanta, GA 30303, USA.

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February 2012

Molecular epidemiology of methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus (MRSA) among patients admitted to adult intensive care units: the STAR*ICU trial.

Infect Control Hosp Epidemiol 2011 Nov 20;32(11):1057-63. Epub 2011 Sep 20.

Division of Infectious Diseases, Department of Medicine, Emory University School of Medicine, Atlanta, Georgia 30303, USA.

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November 2011

Commentary: Co-occurrence of tuberculosis and diabetes: new paradigm of epidemiological transition.

Int J Epidemiol 2011 Apr 20;40(2):428-31. Epub 2011 Jan 20.

Department of Epidemiology, Rollins School of Public Health, Emory University, Atlanta, GA 30322, USA.

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April 2011

Tuberculosis on the move.

Lancet 2010 Jun 18;375(9732):2127-9. Epub 2010 May 18.

Division of Infectious Diseases, Emory University, Atlanta, GA 30303, USA.

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June 2010

Vitamin D for treatment and prevention of infectious diseases: a systematic review of randomized controlled trials.

Endocr Pract 2009 Jul-Aug;15(5):438-49

Division of Infectious Diseases, Department of Medicine, Emory University School of Medicine, Atlanta, Georgia 30030, USA.

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November 2009

Impact of an antimicrobial utilization program on antimicrobial use at a large teaching hospital: a randomized controlled trial.

Infect Control Hosp Epidemiol 2009 Oct;30(10):931-8

Department of Medicine, Emory University School of Medicine, Grady Memorial Hospital, Atlanta, Georgia, USA.

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October 2009

A multicenter study on optimizing piperacillin-tazobactam use: lessons on why interventions fail.

Infect Control Hosp Epidemiol 2009 Aug;30(8):794-6

Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Emory University School of Medicine, Atlanta Veterans' Affairs Medical Center, GA, USA.

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August 2009

Outbreak of Pseudomonas aeruginosa infection associated with contamination of a flexible bronchoscope.

Infect Control Hosp Epidemiol 2009 Jun;30(6):550-5

Division of Infectious Diseases, Department of Medicine, Emory University School of Medicine, Atlanta, Georgia, USA.

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June 2009

Vitamin D as adjunctive therapy in refractory pulmonary tuberculosis: a case report.

South Med J 2009 Jun;102(6):649-52

Division of Infectious Diseases, Department of Medicine, Emory University-School of Medicine, Atlanta, GA 30303, USA.

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June 2009

Emergence of community-acquired meticillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus strain USA300 as a cause of necrotising community-onset pneumonia.

Lancet Infect Dis 2009 Jun;9(6):384-92

Division of Infectious Diseases, Department of Medicine, Emory University School of Medicine, Atlanta, GA 30303, USA.

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June 2009

High mortality among patients with positive blood cultures at a children's hospital in Tbilisi, Georgia.

J Infect Dev Ctries 2009 May 1;3(4):267-72. Epub 2009 May 1.

Division of Infectious Diseases, Department of Medicine, Emory University School of Medicine, Atlanta, GA 30303 , USA.

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May 2009

Alterations in vitamin D status and anti-microbial peptide levels in patients in the intensive care unit with sepsis.

J Transl Med 2009 Apr 23;7:28. Epub 2009 Apr 23.

Division of Endocrinology, Diabetes & Lipids, Department of Medicine, Emory University School of Medicine, Atlanta, GA, USA.

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April 2009

High prevalence of multidrug-resistant tuberculosis in Georgia.

Int J Infect Dis 2008 Nov 2;12(6):635-44. Epub 2008 Jun 2.

National Center for Tuberculosis and Lung Disease, Tbilisi, Republic of Georgia.

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November 2008

Emergence of and risk factors for methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus of community origin in intensive care nurseries.

Pediatrics 2008 Nov;122(5):1039-46

Division of Infectious Diseases, Medizinische Poliklinik, University Hospital, Ludwig Maximilians University Munich, Munich, Germany.

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November 2008

Extensively drug-resistant tuberculosis: are we learning from history or repeating it?

Clin Infect Dis 2007 Aug 22;45(3):338-42. Epub 2007 Jun 22.

Duke University School of Medicine, Durham, NC 27710, USA.

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August 2007

A population-based investigation of invasive vancomycin-resistant Enterococcus infection in metropolitan Atlanta, Georgia, and predictors of mortality.

Infect Control Hosp Epidemiol 2007 Aug 29;28(8):983-91. Epub 2007 Jun 29.

Division of Infectious Diseases, Washington University School of Medicine, St. Louis, MO 63110, USA.

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August 2007

Colonization with multidrug-resistant organisms in evacuees after Hurricane Katrina.

Infect Control Hosp Epidemiol 2007 Jun 20;28(6):726-9. Epub 2007 Apr 20.

Department of Medicine, Division of Infectious Diseases, Emory University School of Medicine, Atlanta, GA 30303, USA.

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June 2007

Risk factors for mortality among patients with extrapulmonary tuberculosis at an academic inner-city hospital in the US.

Eur J Epidemiol 2006 27;21(9):715-21. Epub 2006 Oct 27.

Division of Infectious Diseases, Emory University School of Medicine, 69 Jesse Hill Jr Drive, Atlanta, GA 30303, USA.

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January 2007

Polymyxin B and doxycycline use in patients with multidrug-resistant Acinetobacter baumannii infections in the intensive care unit.

Ann Pharmacother 2006 Nov 3;40(11):1939-45. Epub 2006 Oct 3.

Internal Medicine, Department of Clinical and Administrative Sciences, Mercer University College of Pharmacy and Health Sciences, Atlanta, GA 30341-4155, USA.

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November 2006

Knowledge, attitudes, and behaviors regarding piperacillin-tazobactam prescribing practices: results from a multicenter study.

Infect Control Hosp Epidemiol 2006 Nov 23;27(11):1274-7. Epub 2006 Oct 23.

Division of Healthcare Quality Promotion, National Center for Infectious Diseases, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, GA 30333, USA.

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November 2006

Nosocomial tuberculosis in India.

Emerg Infect Dis 2006 Sep;12(9):1311-8

Department of Epidemiology, Biostatistics and Occupational Health, McGill University, Montreal, Quebec, Canada.

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September 2006

Exposure to tuberculosis among newborns in a nursery: decision analysis for initiation of prophylaxis.

Infect Control Hosp Epidemiol 2006 Jun 31;27(6):604-11. Epub 2006 May 31.

Department of Pediatrics, Emory University School of Medicine, Atlanta, GA 30303, USA.

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June 2006

Emergence of community-associated methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus USA300 genotype as a major cause of health care-associated blood stream infections.

Clin Infect Dis 2006 Mar 25;42(5):647-56. Epub 2006 Jan 25.

Division of Infectious Diseases, Department of Medicine, Emory University School of Medicine, Atlanta, GA 30303, USA.

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March 2006

Increased efficiency in evaluating patients with suspected tuberculosis by use of a dedicated airborne infection isolation unit.

Am J Infect Control 2006 Mar;34(2):69-72

Division of Infectious Diseases, Department of Medicine, Emory University School of Medicine, Atlanta, GA 30303, USA.

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March 2006

Emergence of community-associated methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus USA 300 clone as a cause of health care-associated infections among patients with prosthetic joint infections.

Am J Infect Control 2005 Sep;33(7):385-91

Division of Infectious Diseases, Department of Medicine, Emory University School of Medicine, Atlanta, Georgia 30303, USA.

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September 2005

Pre-event willingness to receive smallpox vaccine among physicians and public safety personnel.

South Med J 2005 Sep;98(9):876-82

Center for Public Health Preparedness and Research, Department of Epidemiology, Rollins School of Public Health, Emory University, 1518 Clifton Road NE, Atlanta, GA 30317, USA.

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September 2005

Update on the treatment of tuberculosis and latent tuberculosis infection.

JAMA 2005 Jun;293(22):2776-84

Division of Infectious Diseases, Department of Medicine, Emory University School of Medicine, Atlanta, Ga 30303, USA.

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June 2005

How many sputum specimens are necessary to diagnose pulmonary tuberculosis?

Am J Infect Control 2005 Feb;33(1):58-61

Division of Infectious Diseases, Emory University School of Medicine, Atlanta, GA 30303, USA.

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February 2005

Treatment of latent tuberculosis infection: back to the beginning.

Authors:
Henry M Blumberg

Clin Infect Dis 2004 Dec 18;39(12):1772-5. Epub 2004 Nov 18.

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December 2004