DSHS Public Health Preparedness Articles - Infectious Diseases

Changes in Texas Poison Center Call Patterns in Response to H1N1 Influenza Outbreak.
Forrester MB. TPHJ 2012;64(4):14-18.

Challenges in Confirming a Varicella Outbreak in the Two-Dose Vaccine Era.
Mahamud A, Wiseman R, Grytdal S, Basham C, Asghar J, Dang T, Leung J, Lopez A, Schmid DS, Bialek SR. Vaccine. 2012 Aug 8.

2008 Outbreak of Salmonella Saintpaul Infections Associated with Raw Produce.
Barton Behravesh C, Mody RK, Jungk J, Gaul L, et al.; the Salmonella Saintpaul Outbreak Investigation Team. N Engl J Med. 2011 Mar 10;364(10):918-927

Use of Interactive Voice Response Technology by Poison Centers during the H1N1 Outbreak.
Forrester MB, Villanacci JF, Valle N.
Prehosp Disaster Med 2010;25:415-418.

Pandemic 2009 Influenza A(H1N1) Virus Illness among Pregnant Women in the United States.
Siston AM, Rasmussen SA, Honein MA, Fry AM, Seib K, Callaghan WM, Louie J, Doyle TJ, Crockett M, Lynfield R, Moore Z, Wiedeman C, Anand M, Tabony L, Nielsen CF, Waller K, Page S, Thompson JM, Avery C, Springs CB, Jones T, Williams JL, Newsome K, Finelli L, Jamieson DJ; Pandemic H1N1 Influenza in Pregnancy Working Group.
JAMA. 2010 Apr 21;303(15):1517-25.

Coding of Influenza A H1N1 Virus Calls Received by Texas Poison Centers.
Forrester MB, Jaramillo JE. Clin Toxicol (Phila) 2010;48:359-364.

Poison Center Reporting of H1N1 Vaccine Exposures to a State Department of Health.
Forrester MB, Aragon T, Samples‑Ruiz M, Borys DJ. Clin Toxicol (Phila) 2010;48:640.

Pattern of Novel Influenza A (H1N1) Virus Calls Received by Texas Poison Centers.
Forrester MB, Villanacci JF. Clin Toxicol (Phila) 2010;48:642.

Neurologic Complications Associated with Novel Influenza A (H1N1) Virus Infection in Children - Dallas, Texas, May 2009
MMWR Morb Mortal Wkly Rep. 2009 Jul 24;58(28):773-8.
Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC). DSHS Contributor: Pascoe N.

Novel Influenza A (H1N1) Virus Infections in Three Pregnant Women – United States, April-May 2009
MMWR Morb Mortal Wkly Rep. 2009 May 15;58(18):497-500.
Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC). DSHS contributors: Fonseca V, Davis M, and Wing R.

Tuberculosis Control Activities after Hurricane Katrina--New Orleans, Louisiana, 2005.
Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. DSHS contributors: C Wallace, PE Cruise
Morb Mortal Wkly Rep. March 31, 2006 / 55(12);332-335.

Last updated February 12, 2013