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    • Child and Adolescent Health From 1990 to 2015: Findings From the Global Burden of Diseases, Injuries, and Risk Factors 2015 Study. 

      Global Burden of Disease Child and Adolescent Health Collaboration; Kassebaum, N; Kyu, HH; Zoeckler, L; Olsen, HE; Thomas, K; Pinho, C; Bhutta, ZA; Dandona, L; Ferrari, A; Ghiwot, TT; Hay, SI; Kinfu, Y; Liang, X; Lopez, A; Malta, DC; Mokdad, AH; Naghavi, M; Patton, GC; Salomon, J; Sartorius, B; Topor-Madry, R; Vollset, SE; Werdecker, A; Whiteford, HA; Abate, KH; Abbas, K; Abreha Damtew, S; Ahmed, MB; Akseer, N; Al-Raddadi, R; Alemayohu, MA; Altirkawi, K; Abajobir, AA; Amare, AT; Antonio, CA; Arnlov, J; Artaman, A; Asayesh, H; Avokpaho, EF; Awasthi, A; Ayala Quintanilla, BP; Bacha, U; Balem, D; Barac, A; Bärnighausen, TW; Baye, E; Bedi, N; Bensenor, IM; Berhane, A; Bernabe, E; Bernal, OA; Beyene, AS; Biadgilign, S; Bikbov, B; Boyce, CA; Brazinova, A; Hailu, GB; Carter, A; Castañeda-Orjuela, CA; Catalá-López, F; Charlson, FJ; Chitheer, AA; Choi, JJ; Ciobanu, LG; Crump, J; Dandona, R; Dellavalle, RP; Deribew, A; deVeber, G; Dicker, D; Betsu, BB; Ding, EL; Dubey, M; Endries, AY; Erskine, HE; Faraon, EJ; Faro, A; Farzadfar, F; Fernandes, JC; Fijabi, DO; Fitzmaurice, C; Fleming, TD; Flor, LS; Foreman, KJ; Franklin, RC; Fraser, MS; Frostad, JJ; Fullman, N; Gebregergs, GB; Gebru, AA; Geleijnse, JM; Gibney, KB; Gidey Yihdego, M; Ginawi, IA; Gishu, MD; Gizachew, TA; Glaser, E; Gold, AL; Goldberg, E; Gona, P; Goto, A; Gugnani, HC; Jiang, G; Gupta, R; Tesfay, FH; Hankey, GJ; Havmoeller, R; Hijar, M; Horino, M; Hosgood, HD; Hu, G; Jacobsen, KH; Jakovljevic, MB; Jayaraman, SP; Jha, V; Jibat, T; Johnson, CO; Jonas, J; Kasaeian, A; Kawakami, N; Keiyoro, PN; Khalil, I; Khang, YH; Khubchandani, J; Ahmad Kiadaliri, AA; Kieling, C; Kim, D; Kissoon, N; Knibbs, LD; Koyanagi, A; Krohn, KJ; Kuate Defo, B; Kucuk Bicer, B; Kulikoff, R; Kumar, GA; Lal, DK; Lam, HY; Larson, HJ; Larsson, A; Laryea, DO; Leung, J; Lim, SS; Lo, LT; Lo, WD; Looker, KJ; Lotufo, PA; Magdy Abd, H; El Razek; Malekzadeh, R; Markos Shifti, D; Mazidi, M; Meaney, PA; Meles, KG; Memiah, P; Mendoza, W; Abera Mengistie, M; Mengistu, GW; Mensah, GA; Miller, TR; Mock, C; Mohammadi, A; Mohammed, S; Monasta, L; Mueller, U; Nagata, C; Naheed, A; Nguyen, G; Nguyen, QL; Nsoesie, E; Oh, IH; Okoro, A; Olusanya, JO; Olusanya, BO; Ortiz, A; Paudel, D; Pereira, DM; Perico, N; Petzold, M; Phillips, MR; Polanczyk, GV; Pourmalek, F; Qorbani, M; Rafay, A; Rahimi-Movaghar, V; Rahman, M; Rai, RK; Ram, U; Rankin, Z; Remuzzi, G; Renzaho, AM; Roba, HS; Rojas-Rueda, D; Ronfani, L; Sagar, R; Sanabria, JR; Kedir Mohammed, MS; Santos, IS; Satpathy, M; Sawhney, M; Schöttker, B; Schwebel, DC; Scott, JG; Sepanlou, SG; Shaheen, A; Shaikh, MA; She, J; Shiri, R; Shiue, I; Sigfusdottir, ID; Singh, J; Slipakit, N; Smith, A; Sreeramareddy, C; Stanaway, JD; Stein, DJ; Steiner, C; Sufiyan, MB; Swaminathan, S; Tabarés-Seisdedos, R; Tabb, KM; Tadese, F; Tavakkoli, M; Taye, B; Teeple, S; Tegegne, TK; Temam Shifa, G; Terkawi, AS; Thomas, B; Thomson, AJ; Tobe-Gai, R; Tonelli, M; Tran, BX; Troeger, C; Ukwaja, KN; Uthman, O; Vasankari, T; Venketasubramanian, N; Vlassov, VV; Weiderpass, E; Weintraub, R; Gebrehiwot, SW; Westerman, R; Williams, HC; Wolfe, CD; Woodbrook, R; Yano, Y; Yonemoto, N; Yoon, SJ; Younis, MZ; Yu, C; Zaki, ME; Zegeye, EA; Zuhlke, LJ; Murray, CJ; Vos, T (2017-04-03)
      Importance: Comprehensive and timely monitoring of disease burden in all age groups, including children and adolescents, is essential for improving population health. Objective: To quantify and describe levels and trends ...
    • Facilitators and barriers of parental attitudes and beliefs toward school-located influenza vaccination in the United States: Systematic review. 

      Kang, Gloria J.; Culp, Rachel K.; Abbas, Kaja M. (2017-04-11)
      The study objective was to identify facilitators and barriers of parental attitudes and beliefs toward school-located influenza vaccination in the United States. In 2009, the Advisory Committee on Immunization Practices ...
    • Epidemiological and economic impact of pandemic influenza in Chicago: Priorities for vaccine interventions 

      Dorratoltaj, Nargesalsadat; Marathe, Achla; Lewis, Bryan L.; Swarup, Samarth; Eubank, Stephen G.; Abbas, Kaja M. (PLOS, 2017-06-01)
      The study objective is to estimate the epidemiological and economic impact of vaccine interventions during influenza pandemics in Chicago, and assist in vaccine intervention priorities. Scenarios of delay in vaccine ...
    • Effect Modification by Environmental Quality on the Association between Heatwaves and Mortality in Alabama, United States 

      Jian, Yun; Wu, Connor Y. H.; Gohlke, Julia (MDPI, 2017-09-28)
      Background: Previous studies have shown that heatwaves are associated with increased mortality. However, it remains unclear whether the associations between heatwaves and mortality are modified by the environmental ...
    • Multi-scale immunoepidemiological modeling of within-host and between-host HIV dynamics: systematic review of mathematical models 

      Dorratoltaj, Nargesalsadat; Nikin-Beers, Ryan; Ciupe, Stanca M.; Eubank, Stephen G.; Abbas, Kaja M. (PeerJ, 2017-09-28)
      Objective The objective of this study is to conduct a systematic review of multi-scale HIV immunoepidemiological models to improve our understanding of the synergistic impact between the HIV viral-immune dynamics at the ...
    • Trade routes and plague transmission in pre-industrial Europe 

      Yue, Ricci P. H.; Lee, Harry F.; Wu, Connor Y. H. (Springer Nature, 2017-10-11)
      Numerous historical works have mentioned that trade routes were to blame for the spread of plague in European history, yet this relationship has never been tested by quantitative evidence. Here, we resolve the hypothetical ...
    • Zika Virus Persistently and Productively Infects Primary Adult Sensory Neurons In Vitro 

      Swartwout, Brianna K.; Zlotnick, Marta G.; Saver, Ashley E.; McKenna, Caroline M.; Bertke, Andrea S. (MDPI, 2017-10-13)
      Zika virus (ZIKV) has recently surged in human populations, causing an increase in congenital and Guillain-Barré syndromes. While sexual transmission and presence of ZIKV in urine, semen, vaginal secretions, and saliva ...
    • Temperature and heat in informal settlements in Nairobi 

      Scott, Anna A.; Misiani, Herbert; Okoth, Terrify; Jordan, Asha; Gohlke, Julia; Ouma, Gilbert; Arrighi, Julie; Zaitchik, Ben F.; Jjemba, Eddie; Verjee, Safia; Waugh, Darryn W. (PLOS, 2017-11-06)
      Nairobi, Kenya exhibits a wide variety of micro-climates and heterogeneous surfaces. Paved roads and high-rise buildings interspersed with low vegetation typify the central business district, while large neighborhoods of ...
    • Burden of lower respiratory infections in the Eastern Mediterranean Region between 1990 and 2015: findings from the Global Burden of Disease 2015 study 

      Mokdad, Ali H.; Moradi-Lakeh, Maziar; El Bcheraoui, Charbel; Charara, Raghid; Khalil, Ibrahim; Afshin, Ashkan; Kassebaum, Nicholas J.; Collison, Michael; Daoud, Farah; Chew, Adrienne; Krohn, Kristopher J.; Colombara, Danny; Ehrenkranz, Rebecca; Foreman, Kyle J.; Frostad, Joseph; Godwin, William W.; Kutz, Michael; Rao, Puja C.; Reiner, Robert; Troeger, Christopher; Wang, Haidong; Abajobir, Amanuel Alemu; Abbas, Kaja M.; Abera, Semaw Ferede; Abu-Raddad, Laith J.; Adane, Kelemework; Kiadaliri, Aliasghar Ahmad; Ahmadi, Alireza; Beshir, Muktar; Al-Eyadhy, Ayman; Alam, Khurshid; Alam, Noore; Alasfoor, Deena; Alizadeh-Navaei, Reza; Al-Maskari, Fatma; Al-Raddadi, Rajaa; Alsharif, Ubai; Altirkawi, Khalid A.; Anber, Nahla; Ansari, Hossein; Antonio, Carl Abelardo T.; Anwari, Palwasha; Asayesh, Hamid; Asgedom, Solomon Weldegebreal; Atey, Tesfay Mehari; Arthur, Euripide Frinel G.; Bacha, Umar; Barac, Aleksandra; Bazargan-Hejazi, Shahrzad; Drew, Charles R.; Geffen, David; Bedi, Neeraj; Bhutta, Zulfiqar A.; Michael, Brauer; Butt, Zahid A.; Castaneda-Orjuela, Carlos A.; Danawi, Hadi; Djalalinia, Shirin; Endries, Aman Yesuf; Eshrati, Babak; Farvid, Maryam S.; Fereshtehnejad, Seyed-Mohammad; Fischer, Florian; Garcia-Basteiro, Alberto L.; Gebrehiwot, Kiros Tedla; Gebrehiwot, Tsegaye Tewelde; Hailu, Gessessew Bugssa; Hamadeh, Randah Ribhi; Hambisa, Mitiku Teshome; Hamidi, Samer; Hassanvand, Mohammad Sadegh; Hedayati, Mohammad T.; Horita, Nobuyuki; Husseini, Abdullatif; Spencer, Lewis James; Javanbakht, Mehdi; Jonas, Jost B.; Kasaeian, Amir; Khader, Yousef Saleh; Khan, Ejaz Ahmad; Khan, Gulfaraz; Khoja, Abdullah Tawfih Abdullah; Khubchandani, Jagdish; Kim, Yun Jin; Kissoon, Niranjan; Larson, Heidi J.; Latif, Asma Abdul; Leshargie, Cheru Tesema; Lunevicius, Raimundas; Abd El Razek, Hassan Magdy; Abd El Razek, Mohammed Magdy; Majdzadeh, Reza; Majeed, Azeem; Malekzadeh, Reza; Farid, Habibolah Masoudi; Mehari, Alem; Memish, Ziad A.; Mengistu, Desalegn Tadese; Mensah, George A.; Mezgebe, Haftay Berhane; Nakamura, Sachiko; Oren, Eyal; Pourmalek, Farshad; Qorbani, Mostafa; Radfar, Amir; Rafay, Anwar; Vafa, Rahimi-Movaghar; Rai, Rajesh Kumar; Rawaf, David Laith; Rawaf, Salman; Refaat, Amany H.; Rezaei, Satar; Rezai, Mohammad Sadegh; Roba, Hirbo Shore; Roshandel, Gholamreza; Safdarian, Mahdi; Safiri, Saeid; Sahraian, Mohammad Ali; Salamati, Payman; Samy, Abdallah M.; Sartorius, Benn; Sepanlou, Sadaf G.; Shaikh, Masood Ali; Shamsizadeh, Morteza; Shigematsu, Mika; Singh, Jasvinder A.; Sufiyan, Muawiyyah Babale; Tehrani-Banihashemi, Arash; Temsah, Mohamad-Hani; Topor-Madry, Roman; Uthman, Olalekan A.; Vollset, Stein Emil; Wakayo, Tolassa; Werdecker, Andrea; Wijeratne, Tissa; Yaghoubi, Mohsen; Yimam, Hassen Hamid; Yonemoto, Naohiro; Younis, Mustafa Z.; Zaki, Maysaa El Sayed; Jumaan, Aisha O.; Vos, Theo; Naghavi, Mohsen; Hay, Simon I.; Murray, Christopher J. L. (2018-05)
      We used data from the Global Burden of Disease 2015 study (GBD) to calculate the burden of lower respiratory infections (LRIs) in the 22 countries of the Eastern Mediterranean Region (EMR) from 1990 to 2015. We conducted ...
    • Trends in HIV/AIDS morbidity and mortality in Eastern Mediterranean countries, 1990-2015: findings from the Global Burden of Disease 2015 study 

      Mokdad, Ali H.; El Bcheraoui, Charbel; Wang, Haidong; Charara, Raghid; Khalil, Ibrahim; Moradi-Lakeh, Maziar; Afshin, Ashkan; Collison, Michael; Daoud, Farah; Chew, Adrienne; Krohn, Kristopher J.; Carter, Austin; Foreman, Kyle J.; He, Fei; Kassebaum, Nicholas J.; Kutz, Michael; Mirarefin, Mojde; Nguyen, Grant; Silpakit, Naris; Sligar, Amber; Abajobir, Amanuel Alemu; Abate, Kalkidan Hassen; Abbas, Kaja M.; Abd-Allah, Foad; Abera, Semaw Ferede; Adane, Kelemework; Agarwal, Arnav; Kiadaliri, Aliasghar Ahmad; Ahmadi, Alireza; Ahmed, Muktar Beshir; Al Lami, Faris Hasan; Alam, Khurshid; Alasfoor, Deena; Alizadeh-Navaei, Reza; Al-Maskari, Fatma; Al-Raddadi, Rajaa; Altirkawi, Khalid A.; Alvis-Guzman, Nelson; Ammar, Walid; Anber, Nahla; Antonio, Carl Abelardo T.; Anwari, Palwasha; Asayesh, Hamid; Asghar, Rana Jawad; Atey, Tesfay Mehari; Avokpaho, Euripide Frinel G. Arthur; Ayele, Tadesse Awoke; Azzopardi, Peter; Bacha, Umar; Barac, Aleksandra; Baernighausen, Till; Bazargan-Hejazi, Shahrzad; Geffen, David; Bedi, Neeraj; Bensenor, Isabela M.; Berhane, Adugnaw; Bessong, Pascal Obong; Beyene, Addisu Shunu; Bhutta, Zulfiqar A.; Birungi, Charles; Butt, Zahid A.; Cahuana-Hurtado, Lucero; Danawi, Hadi; das Neves, Jose; Deribe, Kebede; Deribew, Amare; Jarlais, Don C. Des; Dharmaratne, Samath D.; Djalalinia, Shirin; Doyle, Kerrie E.; Endries, Aman Yesuf; Eshrati, Babak; Faraon, Emerito Jose Aquino; Farvid, Maryam S.; Fereshtehnejad, Seyed-Mohammad; Feyissa, Tesfaye Regassa; Fischer, Florian; Garcia-Basteiro, Alberto L.; Gebrehiwot, Tsegaye Tewelde; Gesesew, Hailay Abrha; Gishu, Melkamu Dedefo; Glaser, Elizabeth; Gona, Philimon N.; Gugnani, Harish Chander; Gupta, Rahul; Bidgoli, Hassan Haghparast; Hailu, Gessessew Bugssa; Hamadeh, Randah Ribhi; Hambisa, Mitiku Teshome; Hamidi, Samer; Harb, Hilda L.; Hareri, Habtamu Abera; Horita, Nobuyuki; Husseini, Abdullatif; Ibrahim, Ahmed; James, Spencer Lewis; Jonas, Jost B.; Kasaeian, Amir; Kassaw, Nigussie Assefa; Khader, Yousef Saleh; Khan, Ejaz Ahmad; Khan, Gulfaraz; Khoja, Abdullah Tawfih Abdullah; Khubchandani, Jagdish; Kim, Yun Jin; Koyanagi, Ai; Defo, Barthelemy Kuate; Larson, Heidi J.; Latif, Asma Abdul; Leshargie, Cheru Tesema; Lunevicius, Raimundas; Abd El Razek, Mohammed Magdy; Majdzadeh, Reza; Majeed, Azeem; Malekzadeh, Reza; Manyazewal, Tsegahun; Markos, Desalegn; Farid, Habibolah Masoudi; Mehari, Alem; Mekonnen, Alemayehu B.; Memiah, Peter; Memish, Ziad A.; Mendoza, Walter; Mengesha, Melkamu Merid; Mengistu, Desalegn Tadese; Mezgebe, Haftay Berhane; Mhimbira, Francis Apolinary; Miller, Ted R.; Moore, Ami R.; Mumtaz, Ghina R.; Natarajan, Gopalakrishnan; Negin, Joel; Obermeyer, Carla Makhlouf; Ogbo, Felix Akpojene; Oh, In-Hwan; Ota, Erika; Pereira, David M.; Pourmalek, Farshad; Qorbani, Mostafa; Radfar, Amir; Rafay, Anwar; Rahimi-Movaghar, Vafa; Rai, Rajesh Kumar; Ram, Usha; Rawaf, David Laith; Rawaf, Salman; Renzaho, Andre M. N.; Rezaei, Satar; Rezai, Mohammad Sadegh; Roba, Hirbo Shore; Roshandel, Gholamreza; Safdarian, Mahdi; Safiri, Saeid; Sahraian, Mohammad Ali; Salamati, Payman; Samy, Abdallah M.; Sartorius, Benn; Sepanlou, Sadaf G.; Shaikh, Masood Ali; Shamsizadeh, Morteza; Sibamo, Ephrem Lejore Sibamo; Singh, Jasvinder A.; Sobaih, Badr H. A.; Soshnikov, Sergey; Sufiyan, Muawiyyah Babale; Sykes, Bryan L.; Taveira, Nuno; Tegegne, Teketo Kassaw; Tehrani-Banihashemi, Arash; Tekelab, Tesfalidet; Shifa, Girma Temam; Temsah, Mohamad-Hani; Tesssema, Belay; Topor-Madry, Roman; Ukwaja, Kingsley Nnanna; Uthman, Olalekan A.; Vollset, Stein Emil; Wadilo, Fiseha; Wakayo, Tolassa; Alebachew, Minyahil; Workicho, Abdulhalik; Workie, Shimelash Bitew; Yaghoubi, Mohsen; Yalew, Ayalnesh Zemene; Yimam, Hassen Hamid; Yonemoto, Naohiro; Yoon, Seok-Jun; Yotebieng, Marcel; Younis, Mustafa Z.; Zaki, Maysaa El Sayed; Jumaan, Aisha O.; Vos, Theo; Hay, Simon I.; Naghavi, Mohsen; Murray, Christopher J. L. (2018-05)
      We used the results of the Global Burden of Disease 2015 study to estimate trends of HIV/AIDS burden in Eastern Mediterranean Region (EMR) countries between 1990 and 2015. Tailored estimation methods were used to produce ...
    • A VP26-mNeonGreen Capsid Fusion HSV-2 Mutant Reactivates from Viral Latency in the Guinea Pig Genital Model with Normal Kinetics 

      Pieknik, JR; Bertke, Andrea S.; Tang, S; Krause, PR (MDPI, 2018-05-01)
      Fluorescent herpes simplex viruses (HSV) are invaluable tools for localizing virus in cells, permitting visualization of capsid trafficking and enhancing neuroanatomical research. Fluorescent viruses can also be used to ...
    • Demographics, perceptions, and socioeconomic factors affecting influenza vaccination among adults in the United States 

      Abbas, Kaja M.; Kang, Gloria J.; Chen, Daniel; Werre, Stephen R.; Marathe, Achla (PeerJ, 2018-07-13)
      Objective. The study objective is to analyze influenza vaccination status by demographic factors, perceived vaccine efficacy, social influence, herd immunity, vaccine cost, health insurance status, and barriers to influenza ...