Emerging Infectious Disease Surveillance


 

Savini H, Gautret P, Gaudart J, Field V, Castelli F, López-Vélez R, Lim PL, Shaw M, von Sonnenburg F, Loutan L, Simon F; GeoSentinel Surveillance Network. Travel-associated Diseases, Indian Ocean Islands, 1997-2010.Emerg Infect Dis. 2013 Aug;19(8):1297-301. doi: 10.3201/eid1908.121739.

Leder K, Toressi J, Brownstein JS Wilson ME, Keystone JS, Barnett E, Schwartz E, Schlagenhauf P, Wilder-Smith A, Castelli F, von Sonnenburg F, Freedman DO, Cheng AC, GeoSentinel Surveillance Network. Travel-associated Illness Trends and Clusters, 2000-2010. Emer Infect Dis 2013; 19(7):1049-1057

Leder K, Torresi J, Libman MD, Cramer JP, Castelli F, Schlagenhauf P, Wilder-Smith A, Wilson ME, Keystone JS, Schwartz E, Barnett ED, von Sonnenburg F, Brownstein JS, Cheng AC, Sotir MJ, Esposito DH, Freedman DO, GeoSentinel Surveillance Network. GeoSentinel surveillance of illness in returned travelers, 2007-2011. Ann Intern Med. 2013 Mar 19; 158(6):456-68

Jensenius M, Han PV, Schlagenhauf P, Schwartz E, Parola P, Castelli F, von Sonnenburg F, Loutan L, Leder K, Freedman DO, GeoSentinel Surveillance Network. Acute and potentially life-threatening tropical diseases in western travelers--a GeoSentinel multicenter study, 1996-2011. Am J Trop Med Hyg. 2013 Feb;88(2):397-404. doi: 10.4269/ajtmh.12-0551. Epub 2013 Jan 16.

McCarthy AE, Weld LH, Barnett ED, So H, Coyle C, Greenaway C, Stauffer W, Leder K, Lopez-Velez R, Gautret P, Castelli F, Jenks N, Walker PF, Loutan L, Cetron M; GeoSentinel Surveillance Network. Spectrum of illness in international migrants seen at GeoSentinel clinics in 1997-2009, part 2: migrants resettled internationally and evaluated for specific health concerns. Clin Infect Dis. 2013 Apr;56(7):925-33. doi: 10.1093/cid/cis1016. Epub 2012 Dec 7.

Matteelli A, Schlagenhauf P, Carvalho AC, Weld L, Davis XM, Wilder-Smith A, Barnett ED, Parola P, Pandey P, Han P, Castelli F; GeoSentinel Surveillance Network. Travel-associated sexually transmitted infections: an observational cross-sectional study of the GeoSentinel surveillance database.Lancet Infect Dis. 2013 Mar;13(3):205-13. doi: 10.1016/S1473-3099(12)70291-8. Epub 2012 Nov 23.

Lim PL, Han P, Chen LH, MacDonald S, Pandey P, Hale D, Schlagenhauf P, Loutan L, Wilder-Smith A, Davis XM, Freedman DO, GeoSentinel Surveillance Network. Expatriates ill after travel: results from the Geosentinel Surveillance Network. BMC Infect Dis. 2012 Dec 31;12:386. doi: 10.1186/1471-2334-12-386.

Esposito DH, Han PV, Kozarsky PE, Walker PF, Gkrania-Klotsas E, Barnett ED, Libman M, McCarthy AE, Field V, Connor BA, Schwartz E, MacDonald S, Sotir MJ. Characteristics and Spectrum of Disease among Ill Returned Travelers from Pre- and Post-Earthquake Haiti: The GeoSentinel Experience. Am J Trop Med Hyg. 2012; 86(1): 23-28

Gautret P, Gaudart J, Leder K, Schwartz E, Castelli F, Lim PL, Murphy H, Keystone J, Cramer J, Shaw M, Boddaert J, von Sonnenburg F, Parola P; GeoSentinel Surveillance Network. Travel-associated illness in older adults (>60 y).J Travel Med. 2012 May-Jun;19(3):169-77. doi: 10.1111/j.1708-8305.2012.00613.x.

LaRocque RC, Rao SR, Lee J, Ansdell V, Yates JA, Schwartz BS, Knouse M, Cahill J, Hagmann S, Vinetz J, Connor BA et al. Global TravEpiNet: A National Consortium of Clinics Providing Care to International Travelers - Analysis of Demographics, Travel Destinations, and Pre-Travel Health Care of High-Risk U.S. International Travelers, 2009-2011. Clin Infect Dis 2012; 54 (4) 455-462

Flores-Figueroa J, Okhuysen PC, von Sonnenburg F, DuPont HL, Libman MD, Keystone JS, Hale DC, Burchard G, Han PV, Wilder-Smith A, Freedman DO; GeoSentinel Surveillance Network. Patterns of illness in travelers visiting Mexico and Central America: the GeoSentinel experience. Clin Infect Dis. 2011 Sep;53(6):523-31. doi: 10.1093/cid/cir468. Epub 2011 Aug 10.

Mendelson M, Davis XM, Jensenius M, Keystone JS, von Sonnenburg F, Hale DC, Burchard GD, Field V, Vincent P, Freedman DO; GeoSentinel Surveillance Network. Health risks in travelers to South Africa: the GeoSentinel experience and implications for the 2010 FIFA World Cup.Am J Trop Med Hyg. 2010 Jun;82(6):991-5. doi: 10.4269/ajtmh.2010.10-0198.

Hagmann S, Neugebauer R, Schwartz E, Perret C, Castelli F, Barnett ED, Stauffer WM; GeoSentinel Surveillance Network. Illness in children after international travel: analysis from the GeoSentinel Surveillance Network.Pediatrics. 2010 May;125(5):e1072-80. doi: 10.1542/peds.2009-1951. Epub 2010 Apr 5.

Schlagenhauf P, Chen LH, Wilson ME, Freedman DO, Tcheng D, Schwartz E, Pandey P, Weber R, Nadal D, Berger C, von Sonnenburg F, Keystone J, Leder K; GeoSentinel Surveillance Network. Sex and gender differences in travel-associated disease. Clin Infect Dis. 2010 Mar 15;50(6):826-32. doi: 10.1086/650575.

Jensenius M, Davis X, von Sonnenburg F, Schwartz E, Keystone JS, Leder K, Lopéz-Véléz R, Caumes E, Cramer JP, Chen L, Parola P; GeoSentinel Surveillance Network. Multicenter GeoSentinel analysis of rickettsial diseases in international travelers, 1996-2008. Emerg Infect Dis. 2009 Nov;15(11):1791-8. doi: 10.3201/eid1511.090677.

Chen LH, Wilson ME, Davis X, Loutan L, Schwartz E, Keystone J, Hale D, Lim PL, McCarthy A, Gkrania-Klotsas E, Schlagenhauf P; GeoSentinel Surveillance Network. Illness in long-term travelers visiting GeoSentinel clinics.Emerg Infect Dis. 2009 Nov;15(11):1773-82. doi: 10.3201/eid1511.090945.

Swaminathan A, Torresi J, Schlagenhauf P, Thursky K, Wilder-Smith A, Connor BA, Schwartz E, von Sonnenberg F, Keystone J, O'Brien DP, for the GeoSentinel Network. A global study of pathogens and host risk factors associated with infectious gastrointestinal disease in returned international travelers. J Infect. 2009 Jul; 59(1):19-27

Davis XM, MacDonald S, Borwein S, Freedman DO, Kozarsky PE, von Sonnenburg F, Keystone JS, Lim PL, Marano N; GeoSentinel Surveillance Network. Health risks in travelers to China: the GeoSentinel experience and implications for the 2008 Beijing Olympics. Am J Trop Med Hyg. 2008 Jul;79(1):4-8

Schwartz E, Weld LH, Wilder-Smith A, von Sonnenburg F, Keystone JS, Kain KC, Torresi J, Freedman DO; GeoSentinel Surveillance Network. Seasonality, annual trends, and characteristics of dengue among ill returned travelers, 1997-2006. Emerg Infect Dis. 2008 Jul;14(7):1081-8. doi: 10.3201/eid1407.071412.

Lipner EM, Law MA, Barnett E, Keystone JS, von Sonnenburg F, Loutan L, Prevots DR, Klion AD, Nutman TB; GeoSentinel Surveillance Network. Filariasis in travelers presenting to the GeoSentinel Surveillance Network. PLoS Negl Trop Dis. 2007 Dec 26;1(3):e88.

Gautret P, Schwartz E, Shaw M, Soula G, Gazin P, Delmont J, Parola P, Soavi MJ, Matchett E, Brown G, Torresi J, GeoSentinel Surveillance Network.Animal-associated injuries and related diseases among returned travelers: a review of the GeoSentinel Surveillance Network. Vaccine. 2007 Mar 30;25(14):2656-63

Freedman DO, Weld LH, Kozarsky PE, Fisk T, Robins R, von Sonnenburg F, Keystone JS, Pandey P, Cetron MS, for the GeoSentinel Surveillance Network: Ansdell V, Barnett E, Brown G, Torresi J, Carosi G, Castelli F, Chen L, Wilson M, Connor B, Delmont J, Parola P, Gurtman A, Hale D, Gelman S, Piper-Jenks N, Jong E, Kass R, Kain K, Licitra C, Loutan L, Chappuis F, Lynch M, McClellan S, Muller R, Nutman T, Klion A, Perret C, Valdivieso F, Sack B, MacKenzie R, Schwartz E, Shaw M, Steffen R, Schlagenhauf P, Wittner M, Zuckerman J. Spectrum of Disease and Relation to Place of Exposure among Ill Returned Travelers. N Engl J Med 2006; 354:119-30

Leder  K, Sundararajan V, Weld L et. al. and the GeoSentinel Surveillance Group. Respiratory Tract Infections in Travelers: A Review of the GeoSentinel Surveillance Network.  Clin Infect Dis 2003;36:399-406

Hahn C, Mascola L, Cader R, Haake D, Vugia D, Easman C, Keystone J, Connor B, Purdue J, Hendricks K, Pape J, McFarland L, Eyeson-Annan M, Buck P, Artsob H, Evans M, Salmon R, Smyth B, Coleman T, Cardenas V. Update: Outbreak of acute febrile illness among athletes participating in Eco-Challenge-Sabah 2000-Borneo, Malaysia, 2000. JAMA; 2000 285(6):728-730


Freedman DO, Kozarsky PE, Weld LH, Cetron MS and the GeoSentinel Study Group.  GeoSentinel: The global emerging infections sentinel network of the International Society of Travel Medicine, J Travel Med, 1999; 6:94-98.

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