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Carbon monoxide poisoning surveillance in the Veterans Health Administration, 2010-2017.

BMC Public Health 2019 Feb 14;19(1):190. Epub 2019 Feb 14.

Public Health Surveillance and Research, Department of Veterans Affairs, 3801 Miranda Avenue (132), Palo Alto, CA, 94304, USA.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1186/s12889-019-6505-yDOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC6376743PMC
February 2019

Zika virus infection in the Veterans Health Administration (VHA), 2015-2016.

PLoS Negl Trop Dis 2018 05 24;12(5):e0006416. Epub 2018 May 24.

Public Health Surveillance & Research, Department of Veterans Affairs, Washington, DC, United States of America.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1371/journal.pntd.0006416DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC5967711PMC
May 2018

Epidemiology and burden of influenza in the U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs.

Influenza Other Respir Viruses 2018 03 5;12(2):293-298. Epub 2017 Dec 5.

Department of Veterans Affairs, Office of Quality, Safety and Value, Public Health Surveillance and Research, Palo Alto, CA, USA.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1111/irv.12512DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC5820422PMC
March 2018

Epidemiologic Review of Veterans Health Administration Patients with Isolation of Nontuberculous Mycobacteria after Cardiopulmonary Bypass Procedures.

Infect Control Hosp Epidemiol 2017 09 11;38(9):1103-1106. Epub 2017 Jul 11.

1Public Health Surveillance and Research,Department of Veterans Affairs,Palo Alto,California.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1017/ice.2017.148DOI Listing
September 2017

Enhanced Influenza Surveillance Using Telephone Triage and Electronic Syndromic Surveillance in the Department of Veterans Affairs, 2011-2015.

Public Health Rep 2017 Jul/Aug;132(1_suppl):16S-22S

1 US Department of Veterans Affairs, Office of Quality Safety and Value, Public Health Surveillance and Research Group, Palo Alto, CA, USA.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1177/0033354917709779DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC5676515PMC
July 2017

Epidemiologic Review of Carbapenem-Resistant Enterobacteriaceae, Duodenoscopes, and Endoscopic Ultrasonography in the Department of Veterans Affairs.

Infect Control Hosp Epidemiol 2016 06 8;37(6):725-8. Epub 2016 Mar 8.

1Public Health Surveillance & Research,Department of Veterans Affairs,Washington,DC.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1017/ice.2016.45DOI Listing
June 2016

Are current screening protocols for chronic hepatitis B virus infection adequate?

Diagn Microbiol Infect Dis 2016 Jun 17;85(2):159-67. Epub 2015 Dec 17.

VA Palo Alto Health Care System, Palo Alto, CA, USA; Stanford University, Stanford, CA, USA; Office of Public Health, Department of Veterans Affairs, Washington, DC, USA. Electronic address:

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.diagmicrobio.2015.12.005DOI Listing
June 2016

Chikungunya Fever Cases Identified in the Veterans Health Administration System, 2014.

PLoS Negl Trop Dis 2016 05 4;10(5):e0004630. Epub 2016 May 4.

Public Health Surveillance & Research, Department of Veterans Affairs, Washington, D.C., United States of America.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1371/journal.pntd.0004630DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC4856344PMC
May 2016

Reuse of insulin pens among multiple patients at 2 Veterans Affairs medical centers.

Infect Control Hosp Epidemiol 2015 Oct 22;36(10):1121-9. Epub 2015 Jul 22.

1Office of Public Health,Department of Veterans Affairs,Washington,DC.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1017/ice.2015.165DOI Listing
October 2015

Acute cardiac injury events ≤30 days after laboratory-confirmed influenza virus infection among U.S. veterans, 2010-2012.

BMC Cardiovasc Disord 2015 Sep 30;15:109. Epub 2015 Sep 30.

Veterans Affairs Office of Public Health Surveillance and Research, 3801 Miranda Avenue (132), Palo Alto, CA, 94304, USA.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1186/s12872-015-0095-0DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC4589211PMC
September 2015

Are organic foods safer or healthier than conventional alternatives?: a systematic review.

Ann Intern Med 2012 Sep;157(5):348-66

Stanford Center for Health Policy and Center for Primary Care and Outcomes Research, 117 Encina Commons, Stanford University, Stanford, CA 94305-6019, USA.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.7326/0003-4819-157-5-201209040-00007DOI Listing
September 2012

Results from a large-scale epidemiologic look-back investigation of improperly reprocessed endoscopy equipment.

Infect Control Hosp Epidemiol 2012 Jul 7;33(7):649-56. Epub 2012 May 7.

Office of Public Health, Department of Veterans Affairs, Washington, DC, USA.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1086/666345DOI Listing
July 2012

Comparative assessment of antimicrobial usage measures in the Department of Veterans Affairs.

Infect Control Hosp Epidemiol 2012 Apr;33(4):409-11

Office of Public Health, Department of Veterans Affairs, Palo Alto, California, USA.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1086/664759DOI Listing
April 2012

Is spinal tuberculosis contagious?

Int J Infect Dis 2010 Aug 23;14(8):e659-66. Epub 2010 Feb 23.

VA Palo Alto Health Care System, Palo Alto, CA 94304, USA.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.ijid.2009.11.009DOI Listing
August 2010

Effective detection of the 2009 H1N1 influenza pandemic in U.S. Veterans Affairs medical centers using a national electronic biosurveillance system.

PLoS One 2010 Mar 4;5(3):e9533. Epub 2010 Mar 4.

Office of Public Health Surveillance and Research, Department of Veterans Affairs, Palo Alto, California, United States of America.

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http://journals.plos.org/plosone/article?id=10.1371/journal.pone.0009533PLOS
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC2832014PMC
March 2010

Ceftobiprole: a new cephalosporin for the treatment of skin and skin structure infections.

Expert Rev Anti Infect Ther 2009 Sep;7(7):777-91

Department of Veterans Affairs, Palo Alto VA, Palo Alto, CA 94304, USA.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1586/eri.09.54DOI Listing
September 2009

Oseltamivir for treatment and prophylaxis of influenza infection.

Expert Opin Drug Saf 2009 May;8(3):357-71

Stanford University, VA Palo Alto Health Care System, Division of Infectious Diseases & Geographic Medicine, Palo Alto, CA 94304, USA.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1517/14740330902840519DOI Listing
May 2009

Genetic analysis of the capsule locus of Haemophilus influenzae serotype f.

Infect Immun 2003 Dec;71(12):7202-7

Atlanta Veterans Affairs Medical Center and Department of Medicine, Emory University School of Medicine, Decatur, Georgia 30033, USA.

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http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC308930PMC
http://dx.doi.org/10.1128/iai.71.12.7202-7207.2003DOI Listing
December 2003

Complete sequence of the cap locus of Haemophilus influenzae serotype b and nonencapsulated b capsule-negative variants.

Infect Immun 2003 Jun;71(6):3639-44

Atlanta Veterans Affairs Medical Center and Department of Medicine, Emory University School of Medicine, Decatur, Georgia 30033, USA.

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http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC155767PMC
http://dx.doi.org/10.1128/iai.71.6.3639-3644.2003DOI Listing
June 2003