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Prof Sarah O'Brien MB BS, FRCP, FFPHM, DTM&H

Professor Public Health and Policy

Publications

2020

Application of kernel smoothing to estimate the spatio-temporal variation in risk of STEC O157 in England (Journal article)

Elson, R., Davies, T. M., Jenkins, C., Vivancos, R., O'Brien, S. J., & Lake, I. R. (2020). Application of kernel smoothing to estimate the spatio-temporal variation in risk of STEC O157 in England. Spatial and Spatio-temporal Epidemiology, 32, 100305. doi:10.1016/j.sste.2019.100305

DOI: 10.1016/j.sste.2019.100305

Increasing prevalence of a fluoroquinolone resistance mutation amongst Campylobacter jejuni isolates from four human infectious intestinal disease studies in the United Kingdom. (Journal article)

Haldenby, S., Bronowski, C., Nelson, C., Kenny, J., Martinez-Rodriguez, C., Chaudhuri, R., . . . Winstanley, C. (2020). Increasing prevalence of a fluoroquinolone resistance mutation amongst Campylobacter jejuni isolates from four human infectious intestinal disease studies in the United Kingdom.. PloS one, 15(1), e0227535. doi:10.1371/journal.pone.0227535

DOI: 10.1371/journal.pone.0227535

2019

What proportion of care home outbreaks are caused by norovirus? An analysis of viral causes of gastroenteritis outbreaks in care homes, North East England, 2016-2018 (Journal article)

Inns, T., Wilson, D., Manley, P., Harris, J. P., O'Brien, S. J., & Vivancos, R. (2019). What proportion of care home outbreaks are caused by norovirus? An analysis of viral causes of gastroenteritis outbreaks in care homes, North East England, 2016-2018. BMC INFECTIOUS DISEASES, 20(1). doi:10.1186/s12879-019-4726-4

DOI: 10.1186/s12879-019-4726-4

Characterization of Circulating Clostridium difficile Strains, Host Response and Intestinal Microbiome in Hospitalized Children With Diarrhea. (Journal article)

Lees, E. A., Carrol, E. D., Ellaby, N. A. F., Roberts, P., Corless, C. E., Lenzi, L., . . . Pirmohamed, M. (2019). Characterization of Circulating Clostridium difficile Strains, Host Response and Intestinal Microbiome in Hospitalized Children With Diarrhea.. The Pediatric infectious disease journal. doi:10.1097/inf.0000000000002559

DOI: 10.1097/inf.0000000000002559

Prospective cohort study to investigate the burden and transmission of acute gastroenteritis in care homes: epidemiological results. (Journal article)

Inns, T., Pulawska-Czub, A., Harris, J. P., Vivancos, R., Beeching, N. J., Iturriza-Gomara, M., & O'Brien, S. J. (2019). Prospective cohort study to investigate the burden and transmission of acute gastroenteritis in care homes: epidemiological results.. BMJ open, 9(12), e033239. doi:10.1136/bmjopen-2019-033239

DOI: 10.1136/bmjopen-2019-033239

Sociodemographic and clinical risk factors for paediatric typical haemolytic uraemic syndrome: retrospective cohort study. (Journal article)

Adams, N., Byrne, L., Rose, T., Adak, B., Jenkins, C., Charlett, A., . . . Hawker, J. (2019). Sociodemographic and clinical risk factors for paediatric typical haemolytic uraemic syndrome: retrospective cohort study.. BMJ paediatrics open, 3(1), e000465. doi:10.1136/bmjpo-2019-000465

DOI: 10.1136/bmjpo-2019-000465

A real-time spatio-temporal syndromic surveillance system with application to small companion animals (Journal article)

Hale, A. C., Sanchez-Vizcaino, F., Rowlingson, B., Radford, A. D., Giorgi, E., O'Brien, S. J., & Diggle, P. J. (2019). A real-time spatio-temporal syndromic surveillance system with application to small companion animals. SCIENTIFIC REPORTS, 9. doi:10.1038/s41598-019-53352-6

DOI: 10.1038/s41598-019-53352-6

A Fully Integrated Real-Time Detection, Diagnosis, and Control of Community Diarrheal Disease Clusters and Outbreaks (the INTEGRATE Project): Protocol for an Enhanced Surveillance System. (Journal article)

McIntyre, K. M., Bolton, F. J., Christley, R. M., Cleary, P., Deja, E., Durie, A. E., . . . O'Brien, S. J. (2019). A Fully Integrated Real-Time Detection, Diagnosis, and Control of Community Diarrheal Disease Clusters and Outbreaks (the INTEGRATE Project): Protocol for an Enhanced Surveillance System.. JMIR research protocols, 8(9), e13941. doi:10.2196/13941

DOI: 10.2196/13941

Family income and exposure to norovirus in childhood: Findings from the UK Millennium Cohort Study. (Journal article)

Violato, M., Taylor-Robinson, D., Hungerford, D., Gray, A., O'Brien, S., & Iturriza-Gomara, M. (2019). Family income and exposure to norovirus in childhood: Findings from the UK Millennium Cohort Study.. SSM - population health, 8, 100445. doi:10.1016/j.ssmph.2019.100445

DOI: 10.1016/j.ssmph.2019.100445

Symptom profiling for infectious intestinal disease (IID): a secondary data analysis of the IID2 study (Journal article)

Donaldson, A. L., Clough, H. E., O'Brien, S. J., & Harris, J. P. (2019). Symptom profiling for infectious intestinal disease (IID): a secondary data analysis of the IID2 study. EPIDEMIOLOGY AND INFECTION, 147. doi:10.1017/S0950268819001201

DOI: 10.1017/S0950268819001201

Cross-sectional investigation of household transmission of Cryptosporidium in England and Wales: the epiCrypt study protocol. (Journal article)

McKerr, C., Chalmers, R. M., Vivancos, R., O'Brien, S. J., Mugarza, J., & Christley, R. M. (2019). Cross-sectional investigation of household transmission of Cryptosporidium in England and Wales: the epiCrypt study protocol.. BMJ open, 9(6), e026116. doi:10.1136/bmjopen-2018-026116

DOI: 10.1136/bmjopen-2018-026116

Influence of socio-economic status on Shiga toxin-producing Escherichia coli (STEC) infection incidence, risk factors and clinical features (Journal article)

Adams, N. L., Byrne, L., Rose, T. C., Adak, G. K., Jenkins, C., Charlett, A., . . . Hawker, J. I. (2019). Influence of socio-economic status on Shiga toxin-producing Escherichia coli (STEC) infection incidence, risk factors and clinical features. EPIDEMIOLOGY AND INFECTION, 147. doi:10.1017/S0950268819000864

DOI: 10.1017/S0950268819000864

Estimating Disability-Adjusted Life Years (DALYs) in Community Cases of Norovirus in England (Journal article)

Harris, J. P., Iturriza-Gomara, M., & O'Brien, S. (2019). Estimating Disability-Adjusted Life Years (DALYs) in Community Cases of Norovirus in England. Viruses. doi:10.3390/v11020184

DOI: 10.3390/v11020184

Norovirus strain types found within the second infectious intestinal diseases (IID2) study an analysis of norovirus circulating in the community (Journal article)

Harris, J. P., Iturriza-Gomara, M., Allen, D. J., Kelly, S., & O'Brien, S. J. (2019). Norovirus strain types found within the second infectious intestinal diseases (IID2) study an analysis of norovirus circulating in the community. BMC Infectious Diseases. doi:10.1186/s12879-019-3706-z

DOI: 10.1186/s12879-019-3706-z

Climate, human behaviour or environment: individual-based modelling of Campylobacter seasonality and strategies to reduce disease burden (Journal article)

Rushton, S. P., Sanderson, R. A., Diggle, P. J., Shirley, M. D. F., Blain, A. P., Lake, I., . . . O'Brien, S. J. (2019). Climate, human behaviour or environment: individual-based modelling of Campylobacter seasonality and strategies to reduce disease burden. JOURNAL OF TRANSLATIONAL MEDICINE, 17. doi:10.1186/s12967-019-1781-y

DOI: 10.1186/s12967-019-1781-y

Estimating the burden of care home gastroenteritis outbreaks in England, 2014-2016 (Journal article)

Inns, T., Clough, H. E., Harris, J. P., Vivancos, R., Adams, N., & O'Brien, S. J. (2019). Estimating the burden of care home gastroenteritis outbreaks in England, 2014-2016. BMC INFECTIOUS DISEASES, 19. doi:10.1186/s12879-018-3642-3

DOI: 10.1186/s12879-018-3642-3

2018

The use of capture-recapture methods to provide better estimates of the burden of norovirus outbreaks from seafood in England, 2004-2011 (Journal article)

Hardstaff, J. L., Clough, H. E., Harris, J. P., Lowther, J. A., Lees, D. N., & O'Brien, S. J. (2019). The use of capture-recapture methods to provide better estimates of the burden of norovirus outbreaks from seafood in England, 2004-2011. EPIDEMIOLOGY AND INFECTION, 147. doi:10.1017/S0950268818003217

DOI: 10.1017/S0950268818003217

Control of norovirus infection (Journal article)

O'Brien, S. J., Sanderson, R. A., & Rushton, S. P. (2019). Control of norovirus infection. CURRENT OPINION IN GASTROENTEROLOGY, 35(1), 14-19. doi:10.1097/MOG.0000000000000491

DOI: 10.1097/MOG.0000000000000491

Transmission routes of rare seasonal diseases: the case of norovirus infections (Journal article)

Rushton, S. P., Sanderson, R. A., Reid, W. D. K., Shirley, M. D. F., Harris, J. P., Hunter, P. R., & O'Brien, S. J. (2019). Transmission routes of rare seasonal diseases: the case of norovirus infections. PHILOSOPHICAL TRANSACTIONS OF THE ROYAL SOCIETY B-BIOLOGICAL SCIENCES, 374(1776). doi:10.1098/rstb.2018.0267

DOI: 10.1098/rstb.2018.0267

A spatial and temporal analysis of risk factors associated with sporadic Shiga toxin-producing Escherichia coli O157 infection in England between 2009 and 2015. (Journal article)

Elson, R., Grace, K., Vivancos, R., Jenkins, C., Adak, G. K., O'Brien, S. J., & Lake, L. R. (2018). A spatial and temporal analysis of risk factors associated with sporadic Shiga toxin-producing Escherichia coli O157 infection in England between 2009 and 2015. EPIDEMIOLOGY AND INFECTION, 146(15), 1928-1939. doi:10.1017/S095026881800256X

DOI: 10.1017/s095026881800256x

Social patterning of telephone health-advice for diarrhoea and vomiting: analysis of 24 million telehealth calls in England (Journal article)

Adams, N. L., Rose, T. C., Elliot, A. J., Smith, G., Morbey, R., Loveridge, P., . . . Barr, B. (2019). Social patterning of telephone health-advice for diarrhoea and vomiting: analysis of 24 million telehealth calls in England. JOURNAL OF INFECTION, 78(2), 95-100. doi:10.1016/j.jinf.2018.09.008

DOI: 10.1016/j.jinf.2018.09.008

Incidence of household transmission of acute gastroenteritis (AGE) in a primary care sentinel network (1992-2017): cross-sectional and retrospective cohort study protocol (Journal article)

de Lusignan, S., Konstantara, E., Joy, M., Sherlock, J., Hoang, U., Coyle, R., . . . O'Brien, S. J. (2018). Incidence of household transmission of acute gastroenteritis (AGE) in a primary care sentinel network (1992-2017): cross-sectional and retrospective cohort study protocol. BMJ OPEN, 8(8). doi:10.1136/bmjopen-2018-022524

DOI: 10.1136/bmjopen-2018-022524

Campylobacter, a zoonotic pathogen of global importance: Prevalence and risk factors in the fast-evolving chicken meat system of Nairobi, Kenya (Journal article)

Carron, M., Chang, Y. -M., Momanyi, K., Akoko, J., Kiiru, J., Bettridge, J., . . . Hasler, B. (2018). Campylobacter, a zoonotic pathogen of global importance: Prevalence and risk factors in the fast-evolving chicken meat system of Nairobi, Kenya. PLOS NEGLECTED TROPICAL DISEASES, 12(8). doi:10.1371/journal.pntd.0006658

DOI: 10.1371/journal.pntd.0006658

Exposures associated with infection with Cryptosporidium in industrialised countries: a systematic review protocol (Journal article)

McKerr, C., O'Brien, S. J., Chalmers, R. M., Vivancos, R., & Christley, R. M. (2018). Exposures associated with infection with Cryptosporidium in industrialised countries: a systematic review protocol. SYSTEMATIC REVIEWS, 7. doi:10.1186/s13643-018-0731-8

DOI: 10.1186/s13643-018-0731-8

Foodborne and Food-Handler Norovirus Outbreaks: A Systematic Review (Journal article)

Hardstaff, J. L., Clough, H. E., Lutje, V., McIntyre, K. M., Harris, J. P., Garner, P., & O'Brien, S. J. (2018). Foodborne and Food-Handler Norovirus Outbreaks: A Systematic Review. FOODBORNE PATHOGENS AND DISEASE, 15(10), 589-597. doi:10.1089/fpd.2018.2452

DOI: 10.1089/fpd.2018.2452

How timely closure can reduce outbreak duration: gastroenteritis in care homes in North West England, 2012-2016 (Journal article)

Inns, T., Keenan, A., Huyton, R., Harris, J., Iturriza-Gomara, M., O'Brien, S. J., & Vivancos, R. (2018). How timely closure can reduce outbreak duration: gastroenteritis in care homes in North West England, 2012-2016. BMC PUBLIC HEALTH, 18. doi:10.1186/s12889-018-5413-x

DOI: 10.1186/s12889-018-5413-x

A randomised controlled trial, cost-effectiveness and process evaluation of the implementation of self-management for chronic gastrointestinal disorders in primary care, and linked projects on identification and risk assessment (Journal article)

Thompson, D. G., O’Brien, S., Kennedy, A., Rogers, A., Whorwell, P., Lovell, K., . . . Beech, P. (n.d.). A randomised controlled trial, cost-effectiveness and process evaluation of the implementation of self-management for chronic gastrointestinal disorders in primary care, and linked projects on identification and risk assessment. Programme Grants for Applied Research, 6(1), 1-154. doi:10.3310/pgfar06010

DOI: 10.3310/pgfar06010

A One-Year Survey of Norovirus in UK Oysters Collected at the Point of Sale (Journal article)

Lowther, J. A., Gustar, N. E., Powell, A. L., O'Brien, S., & Lees, D. N. (2018). A One-Year Survey of Norovirus in UK Oysters Collected at the Point of Sale. FOOD AND ENVIRONMENTAL VIROLOGY, 10(3), 278-287. doi:10.1007/s12560-018-9338-4

DOI: 10.1007/s12560-018-9338-4

Relationship between socioeconomic status and gastrointestinal infections in developed countries: A systematic review and meta-analysis (Journal article)

Adams, N. L., Rose, T. C., Hawker, J., Violato, M., O'Brien, S. J., Barr, B., . . . Taylor-Robinson, D. C. (2018). Relationship between socioeconomic status and gastrointestinal infections in developed countries: A systematic review and meta-analysis. PLOS ONE, 13(1). doi:10.1371/journal.pone.0191633

DOI: 10.1371/journal.pone.0191633

2017

Costed extension to the Second Study of Infectious Intestinal Disease in the Community: Identifying the proportion of foodborne disease in the UK and attributing foodborne disease by food commodity (Report)

Tam, C., Larose, T., & O'Brien, S. J. (n.d.). Costed extension to the Second Study of Infectious Intestinal Disease in the Community: Identifying the proportion of foodborne disease in the UK and attributing foodborne disease by food commodity: Costed extension to the Second Study of Infectious Intestinal Disease in the Community: Identifying the proportion of foodborne disease in the UK and attributing foodborne disease by food commodity (FS231043).

Estimating Quality Adjusted Life Years and Willingness to Pay Values for Microbiological Foodborne Disease (Phase 2) (Report)

Rigby, D., Burton, M., Payne, K., Wright, S., O'Brien, S. J., Hardstaff, J., . . . Mistry, R. (n.d.). Estimating Quality Adjusted Life Years and Willingness to Pay Values for Microbiological Foodborne Disease (Phase 2): Estimating Quality Adjusted Life Years and Willingness to Pay Values for Microbiological Foodborne Disease (Phase 2) (FS102087 (Phase 2)).

Prospective cohort study to investigate the burden and transmission of acute gastroenteritis in care homes: a study protocol (Journal article)

Inns, T., Pulawska-Czub, A., Harris, J. P., Vivancos, R., Read, J. M., Beeching, N. J., . . . O'Brien, S. J. (2017). Prospective cohort study to investigate the burden and transmission of acute gastroenteritis in care homes: a study protocol. BMJ OPEN, 7(11). doi:10.1136/bmjopen-2017-018867

DOI: 10.1136/bmjopen-2017-018867

Retrospective Observational Study of Atypical Winter Respiratory Illness Season Using Real-Time Syndromic Surveillance, England, 2014-15 (Journal article)

Smith, S., Morbey, R., Pebody, R. G., Hughes, T. C., de Lusignan, S., Yeates, F. A., . . . Elliot, A. J. (2017). Retrospective Observational Study of Atypical Winter Respiratory Illness Season Using Real-Time Syndromic Surveillance, England, 2014-15. EMERGING INFECTIOUS DISEASES, 23(11), 1834-1842. doi:10.3201/eid2311.161632

DOI: 10.3201/eid2311.161632

Spatio-temporal models to determine association between Campylobacter cases and environment (Journal article)

Sanderson, R. A., Maas, J. A., Blain, A. P., Gorton, R., Ward, J., O'Brien, S. J., . . . Rushton, S. P. (2018). Spatio-temporal models to determine association between Campylobacter cases and environment. INTERNATIONAL JOURNAL OF EPIDEMIOLOGY, 47(1), 202-216. doi:10.1093/ije/dyx217

DOI: 10.1093/ije/dyx217

Community-based surveillance of norovirus disease: a systematic review (Journal article)

Inns, T., Harris, J., Vivancos, R., Iturriza-Gomara, M., & O'Brien, S. (2017). Community-based surveillance of norovirus disease: a systematic review. BMC INFECTIOUS DISEASES, 17. doi:10.1186/s12879-017-2758-1

DOI: 10.1186/s12879-017-2758-1

RELATIONSHIP BETWEEN SOCIOECONOMIC STATUS AND GASTROINTESTINAL INFECTIONS IN DEVELOPED COUNTRIES: A SYSTEMATIC REVIEW AND META-ANALYSIS (Conference Paper)

Adams, N. L., Rose, T. C., Hawker, J., Violato, M., O'Brien, S. J., Barr, B., . . . Taylor-Robinson, D. C. (2017). RELATIONSHIP BETWEEN SOCIOECONOMIC STATUS AND GASTROINTESTINAL INFECTIONS IN DEVELOPED COUNTRIES: A SYSTEMATIC REVIEW AND META-ANALYSIS. In JOURNAL OF EPIDEMIOLOGY AND COMMUNITY HEALTH Vol. 71 (pp. A82). doi:10.1136/jech-2017-SSMAbstracts.169

DOI: 10.1136/jech-2017-SSMAbstracts.169

Socioeconomic status and infectious intestinal disease in the community: a longitudinal study (IID2 study). (Journal article)

Adams, N. L., Rose, T. C., Hawker, J., Violato, M., O'Brien, S. J., Whitehead, M., . . . Taylor-Robinson, D. C. (2018). Socioeconomic status and infectious intestinal disease in the community: a longitudinal study (IID2 study). EUROPEAN JOURNAL OF PUBLIC HEALTH, 28(1), 134-138. doi:10.1093/eurpub/ckx091

DOI: 10.1093/eurpub/ckx091

An Ontology to Improve Transparency in Case Definition and Increase Case Finding of Infectious Intestinal Disease: Database Study in English General Practice. (Journal article)

de Lusignan, S., Shinneman, S., Yonova, I., van Vlymen, J., Elliot, A. J., Bolton, F., . . . O'Brien, S. (2017). An Ontology to Improve Transparency in Case Definition and Increase Case Finding of Infectious Intestinal Disease: Database Study in English General Practice.. JMIR medical informatics, 5(3), e34. doi:10.2196/medinform.7641

DOI: 10.2196/medinform.7641

Socioeconomic status is associated with symptom severity and sickness absence in people with infectious intestinal disease in the UK (Journal article)

Rose, T. C., Adams, N. L., Barr, B., Hawker, J., O'Brien, S. J., Violato, M., . . . Taylor-Robinson, D. C. (2017). Socioeconomic status is associated with symptom severity and sickness absence in people with infectious intestinal disease in the UK. BMC INFECTIOUS DISEASES, 17. doi:10.1186/s12879-017-2551-1

DOI: 10.1186/s12879-017-2551-1

Estimating the prevalence of food risk increasing behaviours in UK kitchens (Journal article)

Jones, A. K., Cross, P., Burton, M., Millman, C., O'Brien, S. J., & Rigby, D. (2017). Estimating the prevalence of food risk increasing behaviours in UK kitchens. PLOS ONE, 12(6). doi:10.1371/journal.pone.0175816

DOI: 10.1371/journal.pone.0175816

"Catch 22": Biosecurity awareness, interpretation and practice amongst poultry catchers (Journal article)

Millman, C., Christley, R., Rigby, D., Dennis, D., O'Brien, S. J., & Williams, N. (2017). "Catch 22": Biosecurity awareness, interpretation and practice amongst poultry catchers. PREVENTIVE VETERINARY MEDICINE, 141, 22-32. doi:10.1016/j.prevetmed.2017.04.002

DOI: 10.1016/j.prevetmed.2017.04.002

Novel Sampling Method for Assessing Human-Pathogen Interactions in the Natural Environment Using Boot Socks and Citizen Scientists, with Application to Campylobacter Seasonality (Journal article)

Jones, N. R., Millman, C., van der Es, M., Hukelova, M., Forbes, K. J., Glover, C., . . . Consortium, E. N. I. G. M. A. (2017). Novel Sampling Method for Assessing Human-Pathogen Interactions in the Natural Environment Using Boot Socks and Citizen Scientists, with Application to Campylobacter Seasonality. APPLIED AND ENVIRONMENTAL MICROBIOLOGY, 83(14). doi:10.1128/AEM.00162-17

DOI: 10.1128/AEM.00162-17

Towards an integrated food safety surveillance system: a simulation study to explore the potential of combining genomic and epidemiological metadata (Journal article)

Hill, A. A., Crotta, M., Wall, B., Good, L., O'Brien, S. J., & Guitian, J. (2017). Towards an integrated food safety surveillance system: a simulation study to explore the potential of combining genomic and epidemiological metadata. ROYAL SOCIETY OPEN SCIENCE, 4(3). doi:10.1098/rsos.160721

DOI: 10.1098/rsos.160721

Re-assessing the total burden of norovirus circulating in the United Kingdom population (Journal article)

Harris, J. P., Iturriza-Gomara, M., & O'Brien, S. J. (2017). Re-assessing the total burden of norovirus circulating in the United Kingdom population. VACCINE, 35(6), 853-855. doi:10.1016/j.vaccine.2017.01.009

DOI: 10.1016/j.vaccine.2017.01.009

Developing a Multidisciplinary Syndromic Surveillance Academic Research Program in the United Kingdom: Benefits for Public Health Surveillance (Journal article)

Elliot, A. J., Morbey, R., Edeghere, O., Lake, I. R., Colon-Gonzalez, F. J., Vivancos, R., . . . Smith, G. E. (2017). Developing a Multidisciplinary Syndromic Surveillance Academic Research Program in the United Kingdom: Benefits for Public Health Surveillance. PUBLIC HEALTH REPORTS, 132, 111S-115S. doi:10.1177/0033354917706953

DOI: 10.1177/0033354917706953

2016

The consequences of Campylobacter infection (Journal article)

O'Brien, S. J. (2017). The consequences of Campylobacter infection. CURRENT OPINION IN GASTROENTEROLOGY, 33(1), 14-20. doi:10.1097/MOG.0000000000000329

DOI: 10.1097/MOG.0000000000000329

Does socioeconomic status influence risk of gastrointestinal infections in the community in the UK? (Conference Paper)

Adams, N., Rose, T., Taylor-Robinson, D., Barr, B., O'Brien, S., Violato, M., . . . Whitehead, M. (2016). Does socioeconomic status influence risk of gastrointestinal infections in the community in the UK?. In EUROPEAN JOURNAL OF PUBLIC HEALTH Vol. 26 (pp. 396). Retrieved from http://gateway.webofknowledge.com/

Relationship between socioeconomic status and measures of infectious intestinal disease severity (Conference Paper)

Rose, T., Adams, N., Taylor-Robinson, D., Barr, B., Hawker, J., O'Brien, S., . . . Whitehead, M. (2016). Relationship between socioeconomic status and measures of infectious intestinal disease severity. In EUROPEAN JOURNAL OF PUBLIC HEALTH Vol. 26. Retrieved from http://gateway.webofknowledge.com/

The potential impact of media reporting in syndromic surveillance: an example using a possible Cryptosporidium exposure in North West England, August to September 2015. (Journal article)

Elliot, A. J., Hughes, H. E., Astbury, J., Nixon, G., Brierley, K., Vivancos, R., . . . Smith, G. E. (2016). The potential impact of media reporting in syndromic surveillance: an example using a possible Cryptosporidium exposure in North West England, August to September 2015.. Euro surveillance : bulletin Europeen sur les maladies transmissibles = European communicable disease bulletin, 21(41). doi:10.2807/1560-7917.ES.2016.21.41.30368

DOI: 10.2807/1560-7917.ES.2016.21.41.30368

Foodborne viral infections (Journal article)

Iturriza-Gomara, M., & O'Brien, S. J. (2016). Foodborne viral infections. CURRENT OPINION IN INFECTIOUS DISEASES, 29(5), 495-501. doi:10.1097/QCO.0000000000000299

DOI: 10.1097/QCO.0000000000000299

Modelling study to estimate the health burden of foodborne diseases: cases, general practice consultations and hospitalisations in the UK, 2009 (Journal article)

O'Brien, S. J., Larose, T. L., Adak, G. K., Evans, M. R., Tam, C. C., & Study, F. D. A. (2016). Modelling study to estimate the health burden of foodborne diseases: cases, general practice consultations and hospitalisations in the UK, 2009. BMJ OPEN, 6(9). doi:10.1136/bmjopen-2016-011119

DOI: 10.1136/bmjopen-2016-011119

Restaurant cooking trends and increased risk for Campylobacter infection (Journal article)

Jones, A. K., Rigby, D., Burton, M., Millman, C., Williams, N. J., Jones, T. R., . . . Consortium, E. N. I. G. M. A. (2016). Restaurant Cooking Trends and Increased Risk for Campylobacter Infection. EMERGING INFECTIOUS DISEASES, 22(7), 1208-1215. doi:10.3201/eid2207.151775

DOI: 10.3201/eid2207.151775

Early Detection of Epidemic GII-4 Norovirus Strains in UK and Malawi: Role of Surveillance of Sporadic Acute Gastroenteritis in Anticipating Global Epidemics (Journal article)

Allen, D. J., Trainor, E., Callaghan, A., O'Brien, S. J., Cunliffe, N. A., & Iturriza-Gomara, M. (2016). Early Detection of Epidemic GII-4 Norovirus Strains in UK and Malawi: Role of Surveillance of Sporadic Acute Gastroenteritis in Anticipating Global Epidemics. PLOS ONE, 11(4). doi:10.1371/journal.pone.0146972

DOI: 10.1371/journal.pone.0146972

Shiga Toxin-Producing Escherichia coli O157, England and Wales, 1983-2012 (Journal article)

Adams, N. L., Byrne, L., Smith, G. A., Elson, R., Harris, J. P., Salmon, R., . . . Jenkins, C. (2016). Shiga Toxin-Producing Escherichia coli O157, England and Wales, 1983-2012. EMERGING INFECTIOUS DISEASES, 22(4), 590-597. doi:10.3201/eid2204.151485

DOI: 10.3201/eid2204.151485

Age-Specific Incidence Rates for Norovirus in the Community and Presenting to Primary Healthcare Facilities in the United Kingdom (Journal article)

O'Brien, S. J., Donaldson, A. L., Iturriza-Gomara, M., & Tam, C. C. (2016). Age-Specific Incidence Rates for Norovirus in the Community and Presenting to Primary Healthcare Facilities in the United Kingdom. JOURNAL OF INFECTIOUS DISEASES, 213, S15-S18. doi:10.1093/infdis/jiv411

DOI: 10.1093/infdis/jiv411

Economic Cost of Campylobacter, Norovirus and Rotavirus Disease in the United Kingdom (Journal article)

Tam, C. C., & O'Brien, S. J. (2016). Economic Cost of Campylobacter, Norovirus and Rotavirus Disease in the United Kingdom. PLOS ONE, 11(2). doi:10.1371/journal.pone.0138526

DOI: 10.1371/journal.pone.0138526

Estimating the Incidence of Acute Infectious Intestinal Disease in the Community in the UK: A Retrospective Telephone Survey (Journal article)

Viviani, L., van der Es, M., Irvine, L., Tam, C. C., Rodrigues, L. C., Jackson, K. A., . . . Comm, I. S. E. (2016). Estimating the Incidence of Acute Infectious Intestinal Disease in the Community in the UK: A Retrospective Telephone Survey. PLOS ONE, 11(1). doi:10.1371/journal.pone.0146171

DOI: 10.1371/journal.pone.0146171

Relationship between socioeconomic status and gastrointestinal infections in developed countries: a systematic review protocol. (Journal article)

Rose, T. C., Adams, N., Taylor-Robinson, D. C., Barr, B., Hawker, J., O'Brien, S., . . . Whitehead, M. (2016). Relationship between socioeconomic status and gastrointestinal infections in developed countries: a systematic review protocol.. Systematic reviews, 5, 13. doi:10.1186/s13643-016-0187-7

DOI: 10.1186/s13643-016-0187-7

2015

HEALTH-ECONOMIC EVALUATION OF CLOSTRIDIUM DIFFICILE INFECTION (CDI) AND EPIDEMIOLOGY IN ENGLAND AND MERSEYSIDE (Journal article)

Nakamura, C. A., Roberts, P., Beadsworth, M., O'Brien, S., Pirmohamed, M., Hughes, D., & Miyajima, F. (2015). HEALTH-ECONOMIC EVALUATION OF CLOSTRIDIUM DIFFICILE INFECTION (CDI) AND EPIDEMIOLOGY IN ENGLAND AND MERSEYSIDE. VALUE IN HEALTH, 18(7), A582. doi:10.1016/j.jval.2015.09.1947

DOI: 10.1016/j.jval.2015.09.1947

Case-Control Study of Risk Factors for Sporadic Giardiasis and Parasite Assemblages in North West England (Journal article)

Minetti, C., Lamden, K., Durband, C., Cheesbrough, J., Platt, K., Charlett, A., . . . Wastling, J. M. (2015). Case-Control Study of Risk Factors for Sporadic Giardiasis and Parasite Assemblages in North West England. JOURNAL OF CLINICAL MICROBIOLOGY, 53(10), 3133-3140. doi:10.1128/JCM.00715-15

DOI: 10.1128/JCM.00715-15

Assessing the Likely Impact of a Rotavirus Vaccination Program in England: The Contribution of Syndromic Surveillance (Journal article)

Bawa, Z., Elliot, A. J., Morbey, R. A., Ladhani, S., Cunliffe, N. A., O'Brien, S. J., . . . Smith, G. E. (2015). Assessing the Likely Impact of a Rotavirus Vaccination Program in England: The Contribution of Syndromic Surveillance. CLINICAL INFECTIOUS DISEASES, 61(1), 77-85. doi:10.1093/cid/civ264

DOI: 10.1093/cid/civ264

Advisory Committee on the Microbiological Safety of Food Ad Hoc Group on Foodborne Viral Infections: An update on viruses in the food chain (Report)

O'Brien, S. J., Brown, D., Glazebrook, R., Gray, J., Hopwood, J., Millership, S., . . . Lees, D. (2015). Advisory Committee on the Microbiological Safety of Food Ad Hoc Group on Foodborne Viral Infections: An update on viruses in the food chain: An update on viruses in the food chain. London: Food Standards Agency. Retrieved from http://www.food.gov.uk/sites/default/files/acmsf-virus-report.pdf

2014

McCarthy et al. Respond to "Evaluating Case-Chaos for Outbreaks Investigations" (Journal article)

McCarthy, N. D., Gillespie, I. A., Mook, P., Adak, G. K., & O'Brien, S. J. (2014). McCarthy et al. Respond to "Evaluating Case-Chaos for Outbreaks Investigations". AMERICAN JOURNAL OF EPIDEMIOLOGY, 180(4), 412-413. doi:10.1093/aje/kwu120

DOI: 10.1093/aje/kwu120

A qualitative risk assessment for visual-only post-mortem meat inspection of cattle, sheep, goats and farmed/wild deer (Journal article)

Hill, A. A., Horigan, V., Clarke, K. A., Dewe, T. C. M., Staerk, K. D. C., O'Brien, S., & Buncic, S. (2014). A qualitative risk assessment for visual-only post-mortem meat inspection of cattle, sheep, goats and farmed/wild deer. FOOD CONTROL, 38, 96-103. doi:10.1016/j.foodcont.2013.10.002

DOI: 10.1016/j.foodcont.2013.10.002

RE: "THE 'CASE-CHAOS STUDY' AS AN ADJUNCT OR ALTERNATIVE TO CONVENTIONAL CASE-CONTROL STUDY METHODOLOGY" REPLY (Journal article)

Gillespie, I. A., Mook, P., Adak, G. K., O'Brien, S. J., & McCarthy, N. D. (2014). RE: "THE 'CASE-CHAOS STUDY' AS AN ADJUNCT OR ALTERNATIVE TO CONVENTIONAL CASE-CONTROL STUDY METHODOLOGY" REPLY. AMERICAN JOURNAL OF EPIDEMIOLOGY, 179(2), 262-263. doi:10.1093/aje/kwt243

DOI: 10.1093/aje/kwt243

Comparison of several prognostic tools in traumatic brain injury including S100B (Journal article)

Lesko, M. M., O'Brien, S. J., Childs, C., Bouamra, O., Rainey, T., & Lecky, F. (2014). Comparison of several prognostic tools in traumatic brain injury including S100B. BRAIN INJURY, 28(7), 987-994. doi:10.3109/02699052.2014.890743

DOI: 10.3109/02699052.2014.890743

Management of suspected infectious diarrhoea by English GPs: are they right? (Journal article)

McNulty, C. A. M., Lasseter, G., Verlander, N. Q., Yoxall, H., Moore, P., O'Brien, S. J., & Evans, M. (2014). Management of suspected infectious diarrhoea by English GPs: are they right?. BRITISH JOURNAL OF GENERAL PRACTICE, 64(618), E24-E30. doi:10.3399/bjgp14X676429

DOI: 10.3399/bjgp14X676429

To close or not to close? Analysis of 4 year's data from national surveillance of norovirus outbreaks in hospitals in England (Journal article)

Harris, J. P., Adak, G. K., & O'Brien, S. J. (2014). To close or not to close? Analysis of 4 year's data from national surveillance of norovirus outbreaks in hospitals in England. BMJ OPEN, 4(1). doi:10.1136/bmjopen-2013-003919

DOI: 10.1136/bmjopen-2013-003919

2013

Three authors reply. (Journal article)

McCarthy, N. D., Gillespie, I. A., & O'Brien, S. J. (2013). Three authors reply.. American journal of epidemiology, 177(9), 1022. doi:10.1093/aje/kwt058

DOI: 10.1093/aje/kwt058

Campylobacter Infection in Children in Malawi Is Common and Is Frequently Associated with Enteric Virus Co-Infections (Journal article)

Mason, J., Iturriza-Gomara, M., O'Brien, S. J., Ngwira, B. M., Dove, W., Maiden, M. C. J., & Cunliffe, N. A. (2013). Campylobacter Infection in Children in Malawi Is Common and Is Frequently Associated with Enteric Virus Co-Infections. PLOS ONE, 8(3). doi:10.1371/journal.pone.0059663

DOI: 10.1371/journal.pone.0059663

Characterization of water and wildlife strains as a subgroup of Campylobacter jejuni using DNA microarrays (Journal article)

Stabler, R. A., Larsson, J. T., Al-Jaberi, S., Nielsen, E. M., Kay, E., Tam, C. C., . . . Wren, B. W. (2013). Characterization of water and wildlife strains as a subgroup of Campylobacter jejuni using DNA microarrays. ENVIRONMENTAL MICROBIOLOGY, 15(8), 2371-2383. doi:10.1111/1462-2920.12111

DOI: 10.1111/1462-2920.12111

Community incidence of pathogen-specific gastroenteritis: reconstructing the surveillance pyramid for seven pathogens in seven European Union member states (Journal article)

Haagsma, J. A., Geenen, P. L., Ethelberg, S., Fetsch, A., Hansdotter, F., Jansen, A., . . . Grp, M. V. N. W. (2013). Community incidence of pathogen-specific gastroenteritis: reconstructing the surveillance pyramid for seven pathogens in seven European Union member states. EPIDEMIOLOGY AND INFECTION, 141(8), 1625-1639. doi:10.1017/S0950268812002166

DOI: 10.1017/S0950268812002166

Comparing Model Performance for Survival Prediction Using Total Glasgow Coma Scale and Its Components in Traumatic Brain Injury (Journal article)

Lesko, M. M., Jenks, T., O'Brien, S. J., Childs, C., Bouamra, O., Woodford, M., & Lecky, F. (2013). Comparing Model Performance for Survival Prediction Using Total Glasgow Coma Scale and Its Components in Traumatic Brain Injury. JOURNAL OF NEUROTRAUMA, 30(1), 17-22. doi:10.1089/neu.2012.2438

DOI: 10.1089/neu.2012.2438

Does spatial proximity drive norovirus transmission during outbreaks in hospitals? (vol 3, e003060, 2013) (Journal article)

Harris, J. P., Lopman, B. A., Cooper, B. S., & O'Brien, S. J. (2013). Does spatial proximity drive norovirus transmission during outbreaks in hospitals? (vol 3, e003060, 2013). BMJ OPEN, 3(8). doi:10.1136/bmjopen-2013-003060corr1

DOI: 10.1136/bmjopen-2013-003060corr1

Existing medications among non-pregnancy-related listeriosis patients in England, 2007-2009 (Journal article)

Mook, P., Jenkins, J. M., O'Brien, S. J., & Gillespie, I. A. (2013). Existing medications among non-pregnancy-related listeriosis patients in England, 2007-2009. EPIDEMIOLOGY AND INFECTION, 141(1), 36-44. doi:10.1017/S095026881200026X

DOI: 10.1017/S095026881200026X

Foodborne Diseases: Prevalence of Foodborne Diseases in Europe (Chapter)

O'Brien, S. J. (2014). Foodborne Diseases: Prevalence of Foodborne Diseases in Europe. In Encyclopedia of Food Safety (pp. 302-311). Elsevier. doi:10.1016/b978-0-12-378612-8.00077-9

DOI: 10.1016/b978-0-12-378612-8.00077-9

GP perspectives of irritable bowel syndrome - an accepted illness, but management deviates from guidelines: a qualitative study (Journal article)

Harkness, E. F., Harrington, V., Hinder, S., O'Brien, S. J., Thompson, D. G., Beech, P., & Chew-Graham, C. A. (2013). GP perspectives of irritable bowel syndrome - an accepted illness, but management deviates from guidelines: a qualitative study. BMC FAMILY PRACTICE, 14. doi:10.1186/1471-2296-14-92

DOI: 10.1186/1471-2296-14-92

Identifying the seasonal origins of human campylobacteriosis (Journal article)

Strachan, N. J. C., Rotariu, O., Smith-Palmer, A., Cowden, J., Sheppard, S. K., O'Brien, S. J., . . . Forbes, K. J. (2013). Identifying the seasonal origins of human campylobacteriosis. EPIDEMIOLOGY AND INFECTION, 141(6), 1267-1275. doi:10.1017/S0950268812002063

DOI: 10.1017/S0950268812002063

Influenza Aerosols in UK Hospitals during the H1N1 (2009) Pandemic - The Risk of Aerosol Generation during Medical Procedures (Journal article)

Thompson, K. -A., Pappachan, J. V., Bennett, A. M., Mittal, H., Macken, S., Dove, B. K., . . . Consortium, E. A. S. E. S. (2013). Influenza Aerosols in UK Hospitals during the H1N1 (2009) Pandemic - The Risk of Aerosol Generation during Medical Procedures. PLOS ONE, 8(2). doi:10.1371/journal.pone.0056278

DOI: 10.1371/journal.pone.0056278

Models of Mortality Probability in Severe Traumatic Brain Injury: Results of the Modelling by the UK Trauma Registry (Journal article)

Lesko, M. M., Jenks, T., Perel, P., O'Brien, S., Childs, C., Bouamra, O., & Lecky, F. (2013). Models of Mortality Probability in Severe Traumatic Brain Injury: Results of the Modelling by the UK Trauma Registry. JOURNAL OF NEUROTRAUMA, 30(24), 2021-2030. doi:10.1089/neu.2013.2988

DOI: 10.1089/neu.2013.2988

Public Health Measures: Food Safety in Hospitals and Other Healthcare Settings (Chapter)

Lund, B. M., & O'Brien, S. J. (2014). Public Health Measures: Food Safety in Hospitals and Other Healthcare Settings. In Encyclopedia of Food Safety (pp. 140-148). Elsevier. doi:10.1016/b978-0-12-378612-8.00348-6

DOI: 10.1016/b978-0-12-378612-8.00348-6

The "Decline and Fall" of Nontyphoidal Salmonella in the United Kingdom (Journal article)

O'Brien, S. J. (2013). The "Decline and Fall" of Nontyphoidal Salmonella in the United Kingdom. CLINICAL INFECTIOUS DISEASES, 56(5), 705-710. doi:10.1093/cid/cis967

DOI: 10.1093/cid/cis967

The second study of infectious intestinal disease (IID2): increased rates of recurrent diarrhoea in individuals aged 65 years and above (Journal article)

Tam, C. C., Viviani, L., Rodrigues, L. C., & O'Brien, S. J. (2013). The second study of infectious intestinal disease (IID2): increased rates of recurrent diarrhoea in individuals aged 65 years and above. BMC PUBLIC HEALTH, 13. doi:10.1186/1471-2458-13-739

DOI: 10.1186/1471-2458-13-739

Using read codes to identify patients with irritable bowel syndrome in general practice: a database study (Journal article)

Harkness, E. F., Grant, L., O'Brien, S. J., Chew-Graham, C. A., & Thompson, D. G. (2013). Using read codes to identify patients with irritable bowel syndrome in general practice: a database study. BMC FAMILY PRACTICE, 14. doi:10.1186/1471-2296-14-183

DOI: 10.1186/1471-2296-14-183

2012

At-Risk Marriages after Compulsory Premarital Testing and Counseling for beta-Thalassemia and Sickle Cell Disease in Saudi Arabia, 2005-2006 (Journal article)

Alswaidi, F. M., Memish, Z. A., O'Brien, S. J., Al-Hamdan, N. A., Al-Enzy, F. M., Alhayani, O. A., & Al-Wadey, A. M. (2012). At-Risk Marriages after Compulsory Premarital Testing and Counseling for beta-Thalassemia and Sickle Cell Disease in Saudi Arabia, 2005-2006. JOURNAL OF GENETIC COUNSELING, 21(2), 243-255. doi:10.1007/s10897-011-9395-4

DOI: 10.1007/s10897-011-9395-4

Case-Control Studies of Sporadic Enteric Infections: A Review and Discussion of Studies Conducted Internationally from 1990 to 2009 (Journal article)

Fullerton, K. E., Scallan, E., Kirk, M. D., Mahon, B. E., Angulo, F. J., de Valk, H., . . . Grp, I. C. W. (2012). Case-Control Studies of Sporadic Enteric Infections: A Review and Discussion of Studies Conducted Internationally from 1990 to 2009. FOODBORNE PATHOGENS AND DISEASE, 9(4), 281-292. doi:10.1089/fpd.2011.1065

DOI: 10.1089/fpd.2011.1065

Changes in Causes of Acute Gastroenteritis in the United Kingdom Over 15 Years: Microbiologic Findings From 2 Prospective, Population-Based Studies of Infectious Intestinal Disease (Journal article)

Tam, C. C., O'Brien, S. J., Tompkins, D. S., Bolton, F. J., Berry, L., Dodds, J., . . . Comm, I. S. E. (2012). Changes in Causes of Acute Gastroenteritis in the United Kingdom Over 15 Years: Microbiologic Findings From 2 Prospective, Population-Based Studies of Infectious Intestinal Disease. CLINICAL INFECTIOUS DISEASES, 54(9), 1275-1286. doi:10.1093/cid/cis028

DOI: 10.1093/cid/cis028

Existing medications among non-pregnancy-related listeriosis patients in England, 2007-2009. (Journal article)

Mook, P., Jenkins, J. M., O'Brien, S. J., & Gillespie, I. A. (2012). Existing medications among non-pregnancy-related listeriosis patients in England, 2007-2009.. Epidemiology and Infection.

Experiences from the Shiga toxin-producing Escherichia coli O104:H4 outbreak in Germany and research needs in the field, Berlin, 28-29 November 2011. (Journal article)

STEC Workshop Reporting Group. (2012). Experiences from the Shiga toxin-producing Escherichia coli O104:H4 outbreak in Germany and research needs in the field, Berlin, 28-29 November 2011.. Euro surveillance : bulletin Europeen sur les maladies transmissibles = European communicable disease bulletin, 17(7).

Longitudinal study of infectious intestinal disease in the UK (IID2 study): incidence in the community and presenting to general practice (Journal article)

Tam, C. C., Rodrigues, L. C., Viviani, L., Dodds, J. P., Evans, M. R., Hunter, P. R., . . . Comm, I. S. E. (2012). Longitudinal study of infectious intestinal disease in the UK (IID2 study): incidence in the community and presenting to general practice. GUT, 61(1), 69-77. doi:10.1136/gut.2011.238386

DOI: 10.1136/gut.2011.238386

Molecular epidemiology of human Campylobacter jejuni shows association between seasonal and international patterns of disease (Journal article)

McCarthy, N. D., Gillespie, I. A., Lawson, A. J., Richardson, J., Neal, K. R., Hawtin, P. R., . . . O'Brien, S. J. (2012). Molecular epidemiology of human Campylobacter jejuni shows association between seasonal and international patterns of disease. EPIDEMIOLOGY AND INFECTION, 140(12), 2247-2255. doi:10.1017/S0950268812000192

DOI: 10.1017/S0950268812000192

Stool submission by general practitioners in SW England - when, why and how? A qualitative study (Journal article)

McNulty, C. A. M., Lasseter, G., Newby, K., Joshi, P., Yoxall, H., Kumaran, K., . . . Evans, M. (2012). Stool submission by general practitioners in SW England - when, why and how? A qualitative study. BMC FAMILY PRACTICE, 13. doi:10.1186/1471-2296-13-77

DOI: 10.1186/1471-2296-13-77

The "Case-Chaos Study" as an Adjunct or Alternative to Conventional Case-Control Study Methodology (Journal article)

Gillespie, I. A., Mook, P., Adak, G. K., O'Brien, S. J., & McCarthy, N. D. (2012). The "Case-Chaos Study" as an Adjunct or Alternative to Conventional Case-Control Study Methodology. AMERICAN JOURNAL OF EPIDEMIOLOGY, 176(6), 497-505. doi:10.1093/aje/kws034

DOI: 10.1093/aje/kws034

The public health impact of food-related illness (Journal article)

O'Brien, S. J. (2012). The public health impact of food-related illness. CURRENT OPINION IN INFECTIOUS DISEASES, 25(5), 537-545. doi:10.1097/QCO.0b013e328356aeba

DOI: 10.1097/QCO.0b013e328356aeba

2011

Concurrent Conditions and Human Listeriosis, England, 1999-2009 (Journal article)

Mook, P., O'Brien, S. J., & Gillespie, I. A. (2011). Concurrent Conditions and Human Listeriosis, England, 1999-2009. EMERGING INFECTIOUS DISEASES, 17(1), 38-43. doi:10.3201/eid1701.101174

DOI: 10.3201/eid1701.101174

How does front-line staff feel about the quality and accessibility of mental health services for adults with learning disabilities? (Journal article)

George, A. P., Pope, D., Watkins, F., & O'Brien, S. J. (2011). How does front-line staff feel about the quality and accessibility of mental health services for adults with learning disabilities?. J Eval Clin Pract, 17(1), 196-198.

How does front-line staff feel about the quality and accessibility of mental health services for adults with learning disabilities? (Journal article)

George, A. P., Pope, D., Watkins, F., & O'Brien, S. J. (2011). How does front-line staff feel about the quality and accessibility of mental health services for adults with learning disabilities?. JOURNAL OF EVALUATION IN CLINICAL PRACTICE, 17(1), 196-198. doi:10.1111/j.1365-2753.2009.01343.x

DOI: 10.1111/j.1365-2753.2009.01343.x

Prognostic value of various intracranial pathologies in traumatic brain injury (Journal article)

Lesko, M. M., Bouamra, O., O'Brien, S., & Lecky, F. (2012). Prognostic value of various intracranial pathologies in traumatic brain injury. EUROPEAN JOURNAL OF TRAUMA AND EMERGENCY SURGERY, 38(1), 25-32. doi:10.1007/s00068-011-0167-5

DOI: 10.1007/s00068-011-0167-5

The Occurrence and Prevention of Foodborne Disease in Vulnerable People (Journal article)

Lund, B. M., & O'Brien, S. J. (2011). The Occurrence and Prevention of Foodborne Disease in Vulnerable People. FOODBORNE PATHOGENS AND DISEASE, 8(9), 961-973. doi:10.1089/fpd.2011.0860

DOI: 10.1089/fpd.2011.0860

Urinary DAP metabolite levels in Thai farmers and their families and exposure to pesticides from agricultural pesticide spraying (Journal article)

Hanchenlaksh, C., Povey, A., O'Brien, S., & de Vocht, F. (2011). Urinary DAP metabolite levels in Thai farmers and their families and exposure to pesticides from agricultural pesticide spraying. OCCUPATIONAL AND ENVIRONMENTAL MEDICINE, 68(8), 625-627. doi:10.1136/oem.2010.060897

DOI: 10.1136/oem.2010.060897

2010

Epidemiology of Polytrauma (Chapter)

Lecky, F. E., Bouamra, O., Woodford, M., Alexandrescu, R., & O’Brien, S. J. (2010). Epidemiology of Polytrauma. In Damage Control Management in the Polytrauma Patient (pp. 13-24). Springer New York. doi:10.1007/978-0-387-89508-6_2

DOI: 10.1007/978-0-387-89508-6_2

Microbiological safety of food in hospitals and other healthcare settings (vol 73, pg 109, 2009) (Journal article)

Lund, B. M., & O'Brien, S. J. (2010). Microbiological safety of food in hospitals and other healthcare settings (vol 73, pg 109, 2009). JOURNAL OF HOSPITAL INFECTION, 74(4), 412. doi:10.1016/j.jhin.2009.10.001

DOI: 10.1016/j.jhin.2009.10.001

Infection control measures for norovirus: a systematic review of outbreaks in semi-enclosed settings (Journal article)

Harris, J. P., Lopman, B. A., & O'Brien, S. J. (2010). Infection control measures for norovirus: a systematic review of outbreaks in semi-enclosed settings. JOURNAL OF HOSPITAL INFECTION, 74(1), 1-9. doi:10.1016/j.jhin.2009.07.025

DOI: 10.1016/j.jhin.2009.07.025

Is there a need to include HIV, HBV and HCV viruses in the Saudi premarital screening program on the basis of their prevalence and transmission risk factors? (Journal article)

Alswaidi, F. M., & O'Brien, S. J. (2010). Is there a need to include HIV, HBV and HCV viruses in the Saudi premarital screening program on the basis of their prevalence and transmission risk factors?. JOURNAL OF EPIDEMIOLOGY AND COMMUNITY HEALTH, 64(11). doi:10.1136/jech.2009.093302

DOI: 10.1136/jech.2009.093302

Methods for determining disease burden and calibrating national surveillance data in the United Kingdom: the second study of infectious intestinal disease in the community (IID2 study) (Journal article)

O'Brien, S. J., Rait, G., Hunter, P. R., Gray, J. J., Bolton, F. J., Tompkins, D. S., . . . Rodrigues, L. C. (2010). Methods for determining disease burden and calibrating national surveillance data in the United Kingdom: the second study of infectious intestinal disease in the community (IID2 study). BMC MEDICAL RESEARCH METHODOLOGY, 10. doi:10.1186/1471-2288-10-39

DOI: 10.1186/1471-2288-10-39

Predictors of persistent gastrointestinal symptoms among new presenters to primary care (Journal article)

Halder, S. L. S., Macfarlane, G. J., Thompson, D., O'Brien, S. J., Musleh, M., & McBeth, J. (2010). Predictors of persistent gastrointestinal symptoms among new presenters to primary care. EUROPEAN JOURNAL OF GASTROENTEROLOGY & HEPATOLOGY, 22(3), 296-305. doi:10.1097/MEG.0b013e32832bab61

DOI: 10.1097/MEG.0b013e32832bab61

Recommended Summer Sunlight Exposure Levels Can Produce Sufficient (>= 20 ng ml(-1)) but Not the Proposed Optimal (>= 32 ng ml(-1)) 25(OH)D Levels at UK Latitudes (Journal article)

Rhodes, L. E., Webb, A. R., Fraser, H. I., Kift, R., Durkin, M. T., Allan, D., . . . Berry, J. L. (2010). Recommended Summer Sunlight Exposure Levels Can Produce Sufficient (>= 20 ng ml(-1)) but Not the Proposed Optimal (>= 32 ng ml(-1)) 25(OH)D Levels at UK Latitudes. JOURNAL OF INVESTIGATIVE DERMATOLOGY, 130(5), 1411-1418. doi:10.1038/jid.2009.417

DOI: 10.1038/jid.2009.417

The Global Burden of Nontyphoidal Salmonella Gastroenteritis (Journal article)

Majowicz, S. E., Musto, J., Scallan, E., Angulo, F. J., Kirk, M., O'Brien, S. J., . . . Burd, I. C. E. D. (2010). The Global Burden of Nontyphoidal Salmonella Gastroenteritis. CLINICAL INFECTIOUS DISEASES, 50(6), 882-889. doi:10.1086/650733

DOI: 10.1086/650733

The role of sunlight exposure in determining the vitamin D status of the U.K. white adult population (Journal article)

Webb, A. R., Kift, R., Durkin, M. T., O'Brien, S. J., Vail, A., Berry, J. L., & Rhodes, L. E. (2010). The role of sunlight exposure in determining the vitamin D status of the U.K. white adult population. BRITISH JOURNAL OF DERMATOLOGY, 163(5), 1050-1055. doi:10.1111/j.1365-2133.2010.09975.x

DOI: 10.1111/j.1365-2133.2010.09975.x

Using Abbreviated Injury Scale (AIS) codes to classify Computed Tomography (CT) features in the Marshall System (Journal article)

Lesko, M. M., Woodford, M., White, L., O'Brien, S. J., Childs, C., & Lecky, F. E. (2010). Using Abbreviated Injury Scale (AIS) codes to classify Computed Tomography (CT) features in the Marshall System. BMC MEDICAL RESEARCH METHODOLOGY, 10. doi:10.1186/1471-2288-10-72

DOI: 10.1186/1471-2288-10-72

2009

A review of injury epidemiology in the UK and Europe: some methodological considerations in constructing rates (Journal article)

Alexandrescu, R., O'Brien, S. J., & Lecky, F. E. (2009). A review of injury epidemiology in the UK and Europe: some methodological considerations in constructing rates. BMC PUBLIC HEALTH, 9. doi:10.1186/1471-2458-9-226

DOI: 10.1186/1471-2458-9-226

Age Patterns of Persons with Campylobacteriosis, England and Wales, 1990-2007 (Journal article)

Gillespie, I. A., O'Brien, S. J., & Bolton, F. J. (2009). Age Patterns of Persons with Campylobacteriosis, England and Wales, 1990-2007. EMERGING INFECTIOUS DISEASES, 15(12), 2046-2048. doi:10.3201/eid1512.090280

DOI: 10.3201/eid1512.090280

Chicken Consumption and Use of Acid-Suppressing Medications as Risk Factors for Campylobacter Enteritis, England (Journal article)

Tam, C. C., Higgins, C. D., Neal, K. R., Rodrigues, L. C., Millership, S. E., O'Brien, S. J., & Campylobacter, C. C. S. G. (2009). Chicken Consumption and Use of Acid-Suppressing Medications as Risk Factors for Campylobacter Enteritis, England. EMERGING INFECTIOUS DISEASES, 15(9), 1402-1408. doi:10.3201/eid1509.080773

DOI: 10.3201/eid1509.080773

Disease Presentation in Relation to Infection Foci for Non-Pregnancy-Associated Human Listeriosis in England and Wales, 2001 to 2007 (Journal article)

Gillespie, I. A., McLauchlin, J., Little, C. L., Penman, C., Mook, P., Grant, K., & O'Brien, S. J. (2009). Disease Presentation in Relation to Infection Foci for Non-Pregnancy-Associated Human Listeriosis in England and Wales, 2001 to 2007. JOURNAL OF CLINICAL MICROBIOLOGY, 47(10), 3301-3307. doi:10.1128/JCM.00969-09

DOI: 10.1128/JCM.00969-09

Microbiological safety of food in hospitals and other healthcare settings (Journal article)

Lund, B. M., & O'Brien, S. J. (2009). Microbiological safety of food in hospitals and other healthcare settings. JOURNAL OF HOSPITAL INFECTION, 73(2), 109-120. doi:10.1016/j.jhin.2009.05.017

DOI: 10.1016/j.jhin.2009.05.017

Premarital screening programmes for haemoglobinopathies, HIV and hepatitis viruses: review and factors affecting their success (Journal article)

Alswaidi, F. M., & O'Brien, S. J. (2009). Premarital screening programmes for haemoglobinopathies, HIV and hepatitis viruses: review and factors affecting their success. JOURNAL OF MEDICAL SCREENING, 16(1), 22-28. doi:10.1258/jms.2008.008029

DOI: 10.1258/jms.2008.008029

2008

Demographic determinants for Campylobacter infection in England and Wales: implications for future epidemiological studies (Journal article)

Gillespie, I. A., O'Brien, S. J., Penman, C., Tompkins, D., Cowden, J., Humphrey, T. J., & Surveillanc, C. S. (2008). Demographic determinants for Campylobacter infection in England and Wales: implications for future epidemiological studies. EPIDEMIOLOGY AND INFECTION, 136(12), 1717-1725. doi:10.1017/S0950268808000319

DOI: 10.1017/S0950268808000319

Operational practices associated with foodborne disease outbreaks in the catering industry in England and Wales (Journal article)

Jones, S. L., Parry, S. M., O'Brien, S. J., & Palmer, S. R. (2008). Operational practices associated with foodborne disease outbreaks in the catering industry in England and Wales. JOURNAL OF FOOD PROTECTION, 71(8), 1659-1665. doi:10.4315/0362-028X-71.8.1659

DOI: 10.4315/0362-028X-71.8.1659

A common, symptom-based case definition for gastroenteritis (Journal article)

Majowicz, S. E., Hall, G., Scallan, E., Adak, G. K., Gauci, C., Jones, T. F., . . . Burden, I. C. O. E. D. (2008). A common, symptom-based case definition for gastroenteritis. EPIDEMIOLOGY AND INFECTION, 136(7), 886-894. doi:10.1017/S0950268807009375

DOI: 10.1017/S0950268807009375

Psychosocial risk markers for new onset irritable bowel syndrome - Results of a large prospective population-based study (Journal article)

Nicholl, B. I., Halder, S. L., Macfarlane, G. J., Thompson, D. G., O'Brien, S., Musleh, M., & McBeth, J. (2008). Psychosocial risk markers for new onset irritable bowel syndrome - Results of a large prospective population-based study. PAIN, 137(1), 147-155. doi:10.1016/j.pain.2007.08.029

DOI: 10.1016/j.pain.2007.08.029

Foodborne Disease Outbreaks in Healthcare Settings (Chapter)

O'Brien, S. J. (n.d.). Foodborne Disease Outbreaks in Healthcare Settings. In The Microbiological Safety of Food in Healthcare Settings (pp. 251-289). Blackwell Publishing Ltd. doi:10.1002/9780470697757.ch4

DOI: 10.1002/9780470697757.ch4

Infection Epidemiology and Acute Gastrointestinal Infections (Chapter)

O'Brien, S. J., & Halder, S. L. S. (n.d.). Infection Epidemiology and Acute Gastrointestinal Infections. In GI Epidemiology (pp. 92-96). Blackwell Publishing Ltd. doi:10.1002/9780470692189.ch13

DOI: 10.1002/9780470692189.ch13

Are staff management practices and inspection risk ratings associated with foodborne disease outbreaks in the catering industry in England and Wales? (Journal article)

Jones, S. L., Parry, S. M., O'Brien, S. J., & Palmeri, S. R. (2008). Are staff management practices and inspection risk ratings associated with foodborne disease outbreaks in the catering industry in England and Wales?. JOURNAL OF FOOD PROTECTION, 71(3), 550-557. doi:10.4315/0362-028X-71.3.550

DOI: 10.4315/0362-028X-71.3.550

A proposed approach in defining population-based rates of major injury from a trauma registry dataset: Delineation of hospital catchment areas (I) (Journal article)

Alexandrescu, R., O'Brien, S. J., Lyons, R. A., Lecky, F. E., & Network, T. A. R. (2008). A proposed approach in defining population-based rates of major injury from a trauma registry dataset: Delineation of hospital catchment areas (I). BMC HEALTH SERVICES RESEARCH, 8. doi:10.1186/1472-6963-8-80

DOI: 10.1186/1472-6963-8-80

2007

Estimating the burden and cost of infectious intestinal disease in the Maltese community (Journal article)

Gauci, C., Gilles, H., O'Brien, S., Mamo, J., Stabile, I., Ruggeri, F. M., . . . Spiteri, G. (2007). Estimating the burden and cost of infectious intestinal disease in the Maltese community. EPIDEMIOLOGY AND INFECTION, 135(8), 1290-1298. doi:10.1017/S0950268807008084

DOI: 10.1017/S0950268807008084

The magnitude and distribution of infectious intestinal disease in Malta: a population-based study (Journal article)

Gauci, C., Gilles, H., O'Brien, S., Mamo, J., Stabile, I., Ruggeri, F. M., . . . Spiter, G. (2007). The magnitude and distribution of infectious intestinal disease in Malta: a population-based study. EPIDEMIOLOGY AND INFECTION, 135(8), 1282-1289. doi:10.1017/S0950268806007795

DOI: 10.1017/S0950268806007795

Campylobacters as zoonotic pathogens: A food production perspective (Journal article)

Humphrey, T., O'Brien, S., & Madsen, M. (2007). Campylobacters as zoonotic pathogens: A food production perspective. INTERNATIONAL JOURNAL OF FOOD MICROBIOLOGY, 117(3), 237-257. doi:10.1016/j.ijfoodmicro.2007.01.006

DOI: 10.1016/j.ijfoodmicro.2007.01.006

Campylobacters as zoonotic pathogens: a food production perspective. (Journal article)

Humphrey, T., O'Brien, S., & Madsen, M. (2007). Campylobacters as zoonotic pathogens: a food production perspective.. International journal of food microbiology, 117(3), 237-257. doi:10.1016/j.ijfoodmicro.2007.01.006

DOI: 10.1016/j.ijfoodmicro.2007.01.006

Foodborne transmission of infectious intestinal disease in England and Wales, 1992-2003 (Journal article)

Hughes, C., Gillespie, I. A., O'Brien, S. J., & Grp, B. F. S. (2007). Foodborne transmission of infectious intestinal disease in England and Wales, 1992-2003. FOOD CONTROL, 18(7), 766-772. doi:10.1016/j.foodcont.2006.01.009

DOI: 10.1016/j.foodcont.2006.01.009

Public health investigations of Salmonella Enteritidis in catering raw shell eggs, 2002-2004 (Journal article)

Little, C. L., Surman-Lee, S., Greenwood, M., Bolton, F. J., Elson, R., Mitchell, R. T., . . . O'Brien, S. (2007). Public health investigations of Salmonella Enteritidis in catering raw shell eggs, 2002-2004. LETTERS IN APPLIED MICROBIOLOGY, 44(6), 595-601. doi:10.1111/j.1472-765X.2007.02131.x

DOI: 10.1111/j.1472-765X.2007.02131.x

Guillain-Barre Syndrome and Preceding Infection with Campylobacter, Influenza and Epstein-Barr Virus in the General Practice Research Database (Journal article)

Tam, C. C., O'Brien, S. J., Petersen, I., Islam, A., Hayward, A., & Rodrigues, L. C. (2007). Guillain-Barre Syndrome and Preceding Infection with Campylobacter, Influenza and Epstein-Barr Virus in the General Practice Research Database. PLOS ONE, 2(4). doi:10.1371/journal.pone.0000344

DOI: 10.1371/journal.pone.0000344

GI epidemiology: infection epidemiology and acute gastrointestinal infections (Journal article)

O'Brien, S. J., & Halder, S. L. S. (2007). GI epidemiology: infection epidemiology and acute gastrointestinal infections. ALIMENTARY PHARMACOLOGY & THERAPEUTICS, 25(6), 669-674. doi:10.1111/j.1365-2036.2007.03245.x

DOI: 10.1111/j.1365-2036.2007.03245.x

Developing an epidemiologically robust typing approach to identify, describe and trace outbreaks of Campylobacter jejuni infection (Journal article)

McCarthy, N. D., Shepherd, S. K., Richardson, J. F., Colles, F. M., O'Brien, S. J., Owen, R. J., & Maiden, M. C. (2007). Developing an epidemiologically robust typing approach to identify, describe and trace outbreaks of Campylobacter jejuni infection. ZOONOSES AND PUBLIC HEALTH, 54, 153-154. Retrieved from http://gateway.webofknowledge.com/

Do case-control studies for Campylobacter infection only detect high dose foods? (Journal article)

Gillespie, I. A., & O'Brien, S. J. (2007). Do case-control studies for Campylobacter infection only detect high dose foods?. ZOONOSES AND PUBLIC HEALTH, 54, 23. Retrieved from http://gateway.webofknowledge.com/

General practitioners role in the notification of communicable diseases - study in Malta. (Journal article)

Gauci, C., Gilles, H., O'Brien, S., Mamo, J., & Calleja, N. (2007). General practitioners role in the notification of communicable diseases - study in Malta.. Euro surveillance : bulletin Europeen sur les maladies transmissibles = European communicable disease bulletin, 12(11), E5-E6. doi:10.2807/esm.12.11.00745-en

DOI: 10.2807/esm.12.11.00745-en

Risk factors for reported Campylobacter enteritis in England: A case-control study (Journal article)

Tam, C. C., Higgins, C. D., Rodrigues, L. C., Owen, R. J., Richardson, J. F., Curnow, J., . . . O'Brien, S. J. (2007). Risk factors for reported Campylobacter enteritis in England: A case-control study. ZOONOSES AND PUBLIC HEALTH, 54, 2-3. Retrieved from http://gateway.webofknowledge.com/

Sentinel Surveillance: an option for surveillance of infectious intestinal disease. (Journal article)

Gauci, C., Melillo Fenech, T., Gilles, H., O'Brien, S., Mamo, J., Stabile, I., . . . Cuschieri, L. (2007). Sentinel Surveillance: an option for surveillance of infectious intestinal disease.. Euro surveillance : bulletin Europeen sur les maladies transmissibles = European communicable disease bulletin, 12(4), E13-E14. doi:10.2807/esm.12.04.00703-en

DOI: 10.2807/esm.12.04.00703-en

Susceptibility testing of Campylobacter jejuni isolated from human beings and poultry (Journal article)

McCarthy, N. D., Gillespie, I. A., Lawson, A. J., Cody, A. J., Neal, K. R., Hawtin, P. R., . . . O'Brien, S. J. (2007). Susceptibility testing of Campylobacter jejuni isolated from human beings and poultry. ZOONOSES AND PUBLIC HEALTH, 54, 37. Retrieved from http://gateway.webofknowledge.com/

2006

Influenza, Campylobacter and Mycoplasma infections, and hospital admissions for Guillain-Barre syndrome, England (Journal article)

Tam, C. C., O'Brien, S. J., & Rodrigues, L. C. (2006). Influenza, Campylobacter and Mycoplasma infections, and hospital admissions for Guillain-Barre syndrome, England. EMERGING INFECTIOUS DISEASES, 12(12), 1880-1887. Retrieved from http://gateway.webofknowledge.com/

Distribution of molecular subtypes within Salmonella enterica serotype Enteritidis phage type 4 and S. Typhimurium definitive phage type 104 in nine European countries, 2000-2004: results of an international multi-centre study (Journal article)

Gatto, A. J., Peters, T. M., Green, J., Fisher, I. S. T., Gill, O. N., O'Brien, S. J., . . . Threlfall, E. J. (2006). Distribution of molecular subtypes within Salmonella enterica serotype Enteritidis phage type 4 and S. Typhimurium definitive phage type 104 in nine European countries, 2000-2004: results of an international multi-centre study. EPIDEMIOLOGY AND INFECTION, 134(4), 729-736. doi:10.1017/S0950268805005820

DOI: 10.1017/S0950268805005820

Publication bias in foodborne outbreaks of infectious intestinal disease and its implications for evidence-based food policy. England and Wales 1992-2003 (Journal article)

O'Brien, S. J., Gillespie, I. A., Sivanesan, M. A., Elson, R., Hughes, C., & Adak, G. K. (2006). Publication bias in foodborne outbreaks of infectious intestinal disease and its implications for evidence-based food policy. England and Wales 1992-2003. EPIDEMIOLOGY AND INFECTION, 134(4), 667-674. doi:10.1017/S0950268805005765

DOI: 10.1017/S0950268805005765

Incidence of Guillain-Barre syndrome among patients with Campylobacter infection: A general practice research database study (Journal article)

Tam, C. C., Rodrigues, L. C., Petersen, I., Islam, A., Hayward, A., & O'Brien, S. J. (2006). Incidence of Guillain-Barre syndrome among patients with Campylobacter infection: A general practice research database study. JOURNAL OF INFECTIOUS DISEASES, 194(1), 95-97. doi:10.1086/504294

DOI: 10.1086/504294

Investigating vomiting and/or bloody diarrhoea in Campylobacter jejuni infection (Journal article)

Gillespie, I. A., O'Brien, S. J., Frost, J. A., Tam, C., Tompkins, D., Neal, K. R., . . . Surveillanc, C. S. (2006). Investigating vomiting and/or bloody diarrhoea in Campylobacter jejuni infection. JOURNAL OF MEDICAL MICROBIOLOGY, 55(6), 741-746. doi:10.1099/jmm.0.46422-0

DOI: 10.1099/jmm.0.46422-0

Food hygiene and safety at retail-consumer phase (Chapter)

Wilkin, C. A., Maijala, R., O'Brien, S., & Small, A. (2006). Food hygiene and safety at retail-consumer phase. In Integrated Food Safety and Veterinary Public Health (pp. 320-358).

Surveillance of emerging pathogens in Europe (Chapter)

O'Brien, S. J., & Fisher, I. S. T. (2006). Surveillance of emerging pathogens in Europe. In Emerging Foodborne Pathogens (pp. 50-76). Elsevier. doi:10.1533/9781845691394.1.50

DOI: 10.1533/9781845691394.1.50

Challenges in identifying the methodology to estimate the prevalence of infectious intestinal disease in Malta (Journal article)

Gauci, C., Gilles, H., O'Brien, S., Mamo, J., Stabile, I., Ruggeri, F., & Micallef, C. C. (2006). Challenges in identifying the methodology to estimate the prevalence of infectious intestinal disease in Malta. EPIDEMIOLOGY AND INFECTION, 134(2), 393-399. doi:10.1017/S0950268805005133

DOI: 10.1017/S0950268805005133

Can syndromic surveillance data detect local outbreaks of communicable disease? A model using a historical cryptosporidiosis outbreak (Journal article)

Cooper, D. L., Verlander, N. Q., Smith, G. E., Charlett, A., Gerard, E., Willocks, L., & O'Brien, S. (2006). Can syndromic surveillance data detect local outbreaks of communicable disease? A model using a historical cryptosporidiosis outbreak. EPIDEMIOLOGY AND INFECTION, 134(1), 13-20. doi:10.1017/S0950268805004802

DOI: 10.1017/S0950268805004802

Temperature dependence of reported Campylobacter infection in England, 1989-1999 (Journal article)

Tam, C. C., Rodrigues, L. C., O'Brien, S. J., & Hajat, S. (2006). Temperature dependence of reported Campylobacter infection in England, 1989-1999. EPIDEMIOLOGY AND INFECTION, 134(1), 119-125. doi:10.1017/S0950268805004899

DOI: 10.1017/S0950268805004899

2005

Foodborne zoonoses - Food poisoning can be serious, and doctors and vets have key roles in tackling it (Journal article)

O'Brien, S. J. (2005). Foodborne zoonoses - Food poisoning can be serious, and doctors and vets have key roles in tackling it. BMJ-BRITISH MEDICAL JOURNAL, 331(7527), 1217-1218. doi:10.1136/bmj.331.7527.1217

DOI: 10.1136/bmj.331.7527.1217

Foodborne zoonoses. (Journal article)

O'Brien, S. J. (2005). Foodborne zoonoses.. BMJ (Clinical research ed.), 331(7527), 1217-1218. doi:10.1136/bmj.331.7527.1217

DOI: 10.1136/bmj.331.7527.1217

Foodborne general outbreaks of Salmonella Enteritidis phage type 4 infection, England and Wales, 1992-2002: where are the risks? (Journal article)

Gillespie, I. A., O'Brien, S. J., Adak, G. K., Ward, L. R., & Smith, H. R. (2005). Foodborne general outbreaks of Salmonella Enteritidis phage type 4 infection, England and Wales, 1992-2002: where are the risks?. EPIDEMIOLOGY AND INFECTION, 133(5), 795-801. doi:10.1017/S0950268805004474

DOI: 10.1017/S0950268805004474

Foodborne general outbreaks of Shiga toxin-producing Escherichia coli O157 in England and Wales 1992-2002: where are the risks? (Journal article)

Gillespie, I. A., O'Brien, S. J., Adak, G. K., Cheasty, T., & Willshaw, G. (2005). Foodborne general outbreaks of Shiga toxin-producing Escherichia coli O157 in England and Wales 1992-2002: where are the risks?. EPIDEMIOLOGY AND INFECTION, 133(5), 803-808. doi:10.1017/S0950268805004486

DOI: 10.1017/S0950268805004486

A case of infant botulism with a possible link to infant formula milk powder: evidence for the presence of more than one strain of Clostridium botulinum in clinical specimens and food (Journal article)

Brett, M. M., McLauchlin, J., Harris, A., O'Brien, S., Black, N., Forsyth, R. J., . . . Bolton, F. J. (2005). A case of infant botulism with a possible link to infant formula milk powder: evidence for the presence of more than one strain of Clostridium botulinum in clinical specimens and food. JOURNAL OF MEDICAL MICROBIOLOGY, 54(8), 769-776. doi:10.1099/jmm.0.46000-0

DOI: 10.1099/jmm.0.46000-0

Childhood hemolytic uremic syndrome, United Kingdom and Ireland (Journal article)

Lynn, R. M., O'Brien, S. J., Taylor, C. M., Adak, G. K., Chart, H., Cheasty, T., . . . Willshaw, G. A. (2005). Childhood hemolytic uremic syndrome, United Kingdom and Ireland. EMERGING INFECTIOUS DISEASES, 11(4), 590-596. doi:10.3201/eid1104.040833

DOI: 10.3201/eid1104.040833

Is Campylobacter jejuni enteritis a weekend disease? (Journal article)

Gillespie, I. A., O'Brien, S. J., Neal, K. R., Frost, J. A., Cowden, J. M., Syed, Q., & Surveillanc, C. S. (2005). Is Campylobacter jejuni enteritis a weekend disease?. JOURNAL OF INFECTION, 50(3), 265-267. doi:10.1016/j.jinf.2004.02.003

DOI: 10.1016/j.jinf.2004.02.003

The effect of deprivation, age and sex on NHS Direct call rates (Journal article)

Cooper, D., Arnold, E., Smith, G., Hollyoak, V., Chinemana, F., Baker, M., & O'Brien, S. (2005). The effect of deprivation, age and sex on NHS Direct call rates. BRITISH JOURNAL OF GENERAL PRACTICE, 55(513), 287-291. Retrieved from http://gateway.webofknowledge.com/

Climate variability and campylobacter infection: an international study (Journal article)

Kovats, R. S., Edwards, S. J., Charron, D., Cowden, J., D'Souza, R. M., Ebi, K. L., . . . Schmid, H. (2005). Climate variability and campylobacter infection: an international study. INTERNATIONAL JOURNAL OF BIOMETEOROLOGY, 49(4), 207-214. doi:10.1007/s00484-004-0241-3

DOI: 10.1007/s00484-004-0241-3

Disease risks from foods, England and Wales, 1996-2000 (Journal article)

Adak, G. K., Meakins, S. M., Yip, H., Lopman, B. A., & O'Brien, S. J. (2005). Disease risks from foods, England and Wales, 1996-2000. EMERGING INFECTIOUS DISEASES, 11(3), 365-372. Retrieved from http://gateway.webofknowledge.com/

The Enter-net and Salm-gene databases of foodborne bacterial pathogens that cause human infections in Europe and beyond: an international collaboration in surveillance and the development of intervention strategies (Journal article)

Fisher, I. S. T., Threlfall, E. J., & participants, E. -N. S. -G. (2005). The Enter-net and Salm-gene databases of foodborne bacterial pathogens that cause human infections in Europe and beyond: an international collaboration in surveillance and the development of intervention strategies. EPIDEMIOLOGY AND INFECTION, 133(1), 1-7. doi:10.1017/S095026880400305X

DOI: 10.1017/S095026880400305X

International Salmonella Typhimurium DT104 infections, 1992-2001 (Journal article)

Helms, M., Ethelberg, S., Molbak, K., & Grp, D. S. (2005). International Salmonella Typhimurium DT104 infections, 1992-2001. EMERGING INFECTIOUS DISEASES, 11(6), 859-867. doi:10.3201/eid1106.041017

DOI: 10.3201/eid1106.041017

Temperature-driven campylobacter seasonality in England and Wales (Journal article)

Louis, V. R., Gillespie, I. A., O'Brien, S. J., Russek-Cohen, E., Pearson, A. D., & Colwell, R. R. (2005). Temperature-driven campylobacter seasonality in England and Wales. APPLIED AND ENVIRONMENTAL MICROBIOLOGY, 71(1), 85-92. doi:10.1128/AEM.71.1.85-92.2005

DOI: 10.1128/AEM.71.1.85-92.2005

2004

The effect of temperature on food poisoning: a time-series analysis of salmonellosis in ten European countries (Journal article)

Kovats, R. S., Edwards, S. J., Hajat, S., Armstrong, B. G., Ebi, K. L., Menne, B., & Grp, C. (2004). The effect of temperature on food poisoning: a time-series analysis of salmonellosis in ten European countries. EPIDEMIOLOGY AND INFECTION, 132(3), 443-453. doi:10.1017/S0950268804001992

DOI: 10.1017/S0950268804001992

Molecular characterisation of an outbreak strain of multiresistant Salmonella enterica serovar Typhimurium DT104 in the UK. (Journal article)

Lawson, A. J., Desai, M., O'Brien, S. J., Davies, R. H., Ward, L. R., & Threlfall, E. J. (2004). Molecular characterisation of an outbreak strain of multiresistant Salmonella enterica serovar Typhimurium DT104 in the UK.. Clinical microbiology and infection : the official publication of the European Society of Clinical Microbiology and Infectious Diseases, 10(2), 143-147. doi:10.1111/j.1469-0691.2004.00754.x

DOI: 10.1111/j.1469-0691.2004.00754.x

2003

Ethnicity and Campylobacter infection: a population-based questionnaire survey (Journal article)

Gillespie, I. A., & Surveillanc, C. S. (2003). Ethnicity and Campylobacter infection: a population-based questionnaire survey. JOURNAL OF INFECTION, 47(3), 210-216. doi:10.1016/S0163-4453(03)00072-0

DOI: 10.1016/S0163-4453(03)00072-0

A European outbreak of Salmonella enterica serotype Typhimurium definitive phage type 204b in 2000 (Journal article)

Crook, P. D., Aguilera, J. F., Threlfall, E. J., O'Brien, S. J., Signmundsdottir, G., Wilson, D., . . . Widdowson, M. A. (2003). A European outbreak of Salmonella enterica serotype Typhimurium definitive phage type 204b in 2000. CLINICAL MICROBIOLOGY AND INFECTION, 9(8), 839-845. doi:10.1046/j.1469-0691.2003.00655.x

DOI: 10.1046/j.1469-0691.2003.00655.x

Guillain-Barre syndrome associated with Campylobacter jejuni infection in England, 2000-2001 (Journal article)

Tam, C. C., Rodrigues, L. C., & O'Brien, S. J. (2003). Guillain-Barre syndrome associated with Campylobacter jejuni infection in England, 2000-2001. CLINICAL INFECTIOUS DISEASES, 37(2), 307-310. doi:10.1086/375845

DOI: 10.1086/375845

Campylobacter coli - an important foodborne pathogen (Journal article)

Tam, C. C., O'Brien, S. J., Adak, G. K., Meakins, S. M., & Frost, J. A. (2003). Campylobacter coli - an important foodborne pathogen. JOURNAL OF INFECTION, 47(1), 28-32. doi:10.1016/S0163-4453(03)00042-2

DOI: 10.1016/S0163-4453(03)00042-2

Mortality associated with foodborne bacterial gastrointestinal infections - Case selection and clinical data are important (Journal article)

O'Brien, S. J., & Feldman, R. A. (2003). Mortality associated with foodborne bacterial gastrointestinal infections - Case selection and clinical data are important. BRITISH MEDICAL JOURNAL, 326(7401), 1265. doi:10.1136/bmj.326.7401.1265-a

DOI: 10.1136/bmj.326.7401.1265-a

Milkborne general outbreaks of infectious intestinal disease, England and Wales, 1992-2000 (Journal article)

Gillespie, I. A., Adak, G. K., O'Brien, S. J., & Bolton, F. J. (2003). Milkborne general outbreaks of infectious intestinal disease, England and Wales, 1992-2000. EPIDEMIOLOGY AND INFECTION, 130(3), 461-468. doi:10.1017/S0950268803008525

DOI: 10.1017/S0950268803008525

Point source outbreaks of Campylobacter jejuni infection - are they more common than we think and what might cause them? (Journal article)

Charlett, A., Cowden, J. M., Frost, J. A., Gillespie, I. A., Millward, J., Neal, K. R., . . . Surveillan, C. S. (2003). Point source outbreaks of Campylobacter jejuni infection - are they more common than we think and what might cause them?. EPIDEMIOLOGY AND INFECTION, 130(3), 367-375. Retrieved from http://gateway.webofknowledge.com/

A national outbreak of multi-resistant Salmonella enterica serovar Typhimurium definitive phage type (DT) 104 associated with consumption of lettuce (Journal article)

Horby, P. W., O'Brien, S. J., Adak, G. K., Graham, C., Hawker, J. I., Hunter, P., . . . Team, P. H. L. S. O. I. (2003). A national outbreak of multi-resistant Salmonella enterica serovar Typhimurium definitive phage type (DT) 104 associated with consumption of lettuce. EPIDEMIOLOGY AND INFECTION, 130(2), 169-178. doi:10.1017/S0950268802008063

DOI: 10.1017/S0950268802008063

Foreign and domestic travel and the risk of Campylobacter infection: Results from a population-based sentinel surveillance scheme (Journal article)

Charlett, A., Cowden, J. M., Frost, J. A., Gillespie, I. A., Millward, J., Neal, K. R., . . . Surveillanc, C. S. (2003). Foreign and domestic travel and the risk of Campylobacter infection: Results from a population-based sentinel surveillance scheme. JOURNAL OF TRAVEL MEDICINE, 10(2), 136-138. Retrieved from http://gateway.webofknowledge.com/

The study of infectious intestinal disease in England: what risk factors for presentation to general practice tell us about potential for selection bias in case-control studies of reported cases of diarrhoea (Journal article)

Tam, C. C., Rodrigues, L. C., & O'Brien, S. J. (2003). The study of infectious intestinal disease in England: what risk factors for presentation to general practice tell us about potential for selection bias in case-control studies of reported cases of diarrhoea. INTERNATIONAL JOURNAL OF EPIDEMIOLOGY, 32(1), 99-105. doi:10.1093/ije/dyg007

DOI: 10.1093/ije/dyg007

Enhanced surveillance of Campylobacter infection in,the North West of England 1997-1999 (Journal article)

Sopwith, W., Ashton, M., Frost, J. A., Tocque, K., O'Brien, S., Regan, M., & Syed, Q. (2003). Enhanced surveillance of Campylobacter infection in,the North West of England 1997-1999. JOURNAL OF INFECTION, 46(1), 35-45. doi:10.1053/jinf.2002.1072

DOI: 10.1053/jinf.2002.1072

What can analysis of calls to NHS direct tell us about the epidemiology of gastrointestinal infections in the community? (Journal article)

Cooper, D. L., Smith, G. E., O'Brien, S. J., Hollyoak, V. A., & Baker, M. (2003). What can analysis of calls to NHS direct tell us about the epidemiology of gastrointestinal infections in the community?. JOURNAL OF INFECTION, 46(2), 101-105. doi:10.1053/jinf.2002.1090

DOI: 10.1053/jinf.2002.1090

2002

Trends in indigenous foodborne disease and deaths, England and Wales: 1992 to 2000 (Journal article)

Adak, G. K., Long, S. M., & O'Brien, S. J. (2002). Trends in indigenous foodborne disease and deaths, England and Wales: 1992 to 2000. GUT, 51(6), 832-841. doi:10.1136/gut.51.6.832

DOI: 10.1136/gut.51.6.832

Ciprofloxacin resistance in Campylobacter jejuni: case-case analysis as a tool for elucidating risks at home and abroad (Journal article)

Charlett, A., Cowden, J. M., Frost, J. A., Gillespie, I. A., Millward, J., Neal, K. R., . . . Surveillanc, C. S. (2002). Ciprofloxacin resistance in Campylobacter jejuni: case-case analysis as a tool for elucidating risks at home and abroad. JOURNAL OF ANTIMICROBIAL CHEMOTHERAPY, 50(4), 561-568. doi:10.1093/jac/dkf173

DOI: 10.1093/jac/dkf173

A case-case comparison of Campylobacter coli and Campylobacter jejuni infection: A tool for generating hypotheses (Journal article)

Gillespie, I. A., O'Brien, S. J., Frost, J. A., Adak, G. K., Horby, P., Swan, A. V., . . . Surveillanc, C. S. (2002). A case-case comparison of Campylobacter coli and Campylobacter jejuni infection: A tool for generating hypotheses. EMERGING INFECTIOUS DISEASES, 8(9), 937-942. doi:10.3201/eid0809.010817

DOI: 10.3201/eid0809.010817

Escherichia coli O157 : H7 - Piecing together the jigsaw puzzle (Journal article)

O'Brien, S. J., & Adak, G. K. (2002). Escherichia coli O157 : H7 - Piecing together the jigsaw puzzle. NEW ENGLAND JOURNAL OF MEDICINE, 347(8), 608-609. doi:10.1056/NEJMe020077

DOI: 10.1056/NEJMe020077

Role of electronic data exchange in an international outbreak caused by Salmonella enterica serotype Typhimurium DT204b (Journal article)

Lindsay, E. A., Lawson, A. J., Walker, R. A., Ward, L. R., Smith, H. R., Scott, F. W., . . . Threlfall, E. J. (2002). Role of electronic data exchange in an international outbreak caused by Salmonella enterica serotype Typhimurium DT204b. EMERGING INFECTIOUS DISEASES, 8(7), 732-734. doi:10.3201/eid0807.010414

DOI: 10.3201/eid0807.010414

Surveillance of foodborne outbreaks of infectious intestinal disease in England and Wales 1992-1999: contributing to evidence-based food policy? (Journal article)

O'Brien, S. J., Elson, R., Gillespie, I. A., Adak, G. K., & Cowden, J. M. (2002). Surveillance of foodborne outbreaks of infectious intestinal disease in England and Wales 1992-1999: contributing to evidence-based food policy?. Public health, 116(2), 75-80. doi:10.1016/s0033-3506(02)00507-3

DOI: 10.1016/s0033-3506(02)00507-3

Public health implications of campylobacter outbreaks in England and Wales, 1995-9: epidemiological and microbiological investigations (Journal article)

Frost, J. A., Gillespie, I. A., & O'Brien, S. J. (2002). Public health implications of campylobacter outbreaks in England and Wales, 1995-9: epidemiological and microbiological investigations. EPIDEMIOLOGY AND INFECTION, 128(2), 111-118. doi:10.1017/S0950268802006799

DOI: 10.1017/S0950268802006799

Quarterly Communicable Disease Review - July to September 2001 (Journal article)

Fenton, K., White, J., Gillespie, I., Morgan, D., O'Brien, S., & Surveillance, P. H. L. S. C. D. (2002). Quarterly Communicable Disease Review - July to September 2001. JOURNAL OF PUBLIC HEALTH MEDICINE, 24(1), 63-69. Retrieved from http://gateway.webofknowledge.com/

Surveillance of foodborne outbreaks of infectious intestinal disease in England and Wales 1992-1999: contributing to evidence-based food policy? (Journal article)

O'Brien, S. J., Elson, R., Gillespie, I. A., Adak, G. K., & Cowden, J. M. (2002). Surveillance of foodborne outbreaks of infectious intestinal disease in England and Wales 1992-1999: contributing to evidence-based food policy?. PUBLIC HEALTH, 116(2), 75-80. doi:10.1038/sj/ph/1900835

DOI: 10.1038/sj/ph/1900835

Collaborative investigation of an outbreak of Salmonella enterica serotype Newport in England and Wales in 2001 associated with ready-to-eat salad vegetables. (Journal article)

Ward, L. R., Maguire, C., Hampton, M. D., de Pinna, E., Smith, H. R., Little, C. L., . . . Threlfall, E. J. (2002). Collaborative investigation of an outbreak of Salmonella enterica serotype Newport in England and Wales in 2001 associated with ready-to-eat salad vegetables.. Communicable disease and public health, 5(4), 301-304.

General outbreaks of infectious intestinal disease linked with salad vegetables and fruit, England and Wales, 1992-2000. (Journal article)

Long, S. M., Adak, G. K., O'Brien, S. J., & Gillespie, I. A. (2002). General outbreaks of infectious intestinal disease linked with salad vegetables and fruit, England and Wales, 1992-2000.. Communicable disease and public health, 5(2), 101-105.

2001

Contact with farming environment as a major risk factor for shiga toxin (Vero cytotoxin)-producing Escherichia coli O157 infection in humans (Journal article)

O'Brien, S. J., Adak, G. K., & Gilham, C. (2001). Contact with farming environment as a major risk factor for shiga toxin (Vero cytotoxin)-producing Escherichia coli O157 infection in humans. EMERGING INFECTIOUS DISEASES, 7(6), 1049-1051. doi:10.3201/eid0706.010626

DOI: 10.3201/eid0706.010626

Salmonella typhimurium DT170 in cattle (Journal article)

Davison, H., Evans, S., Kidd, S., Smith, R., Cook, A., Paiba, G., . . . Ward, L. (2001). Salmonella typhimurium DT170 in cattle. VETERINARY RECORD, 149(24), 751-752. Retrieved from http://gateway.webofknowledge.com/

Risk factors for sporadic cases of Escherichia coli O157 infection: The importance of contact with animal excreta (Journal article)

Locking, M. E., O'Brien, S. J., Reilly, W. J., Wright, E. M., Campbell, D. M., Coia, J. E., . . . Ramsay, C. N. (2001). Risk factors for sporadic cases of Escherichia coli O157 infection: The importance of contact with animal excreta. Epidemiology and Infection, 127(2), 215-220.

General outbreaks of infectious intestinal diseases linked with private residences in England and Wales, 1992-9: questionnaire study (Journal article)

Gillespie, I. A., O'Brien, S., & Adak, G. K. (2001). General outbreaks of infectious intestinal diseases linked with private residences in England and Wales, 1992-9: questionnaire study. BRITISH MEDICAL JOURNAL, 323(7321), 1097-1098. doi:10.1136/bmj.323.7321.1097

DOI: 10.1136/bmj.323.7321.1097

A foodborne outbreak of Vero cytotoxin-producing Escherichia coli O157 : H-phage type 8 in hospital (Journal article)

O'Brien, S. J., Murdoch, P. S., Riley, A. H., King, I., Barr, M., Murdoch, S., . . . Thomson-Carter, F. M. (2001). A foodborne outbreak of Vero cytotoxin-producing Escherichia coli O157 : H-phage type 8 in hospital. JOURNAL OF HOSPITAL INFECTION, 49(3), 167-172. doi:10.1053/jhin.2001.1076

DOI: 10.1053/jhin.2001.1076

Risk factors for sporadic cases of Escherichia coli O157 infection: the importance of contact with animal excreta (Journal article)

Locking, M. E., O'Brien, S. J., Reilly, W. J., Wright, E. M., Campbell, D. M., Coia, J. E., . . . Ramsay, C. N. (2001). Risk factors for sporadic cases of Escherichia coli O157 infection: the importance of contact with animal excreta. EPIDEMIOLOGY AND INFECTION, 127(2), 215-220. doi:10.1017/S0950268801006045

DOI: 10.1017/S0950268801006045

General outbreaks of infectious intestinal disease linked with poultry, England and Wales, 1992-1999. (Journal article)

Kessel, A. S., Gillespie, I. A., O'Brien, S. J., Adak, G. K., Humphrey, T. J., & Ward, L. R. (2001). General outbreaks of infectious intestinal disease linked with poultry, England and Wales, 1992-1999.. Communicable disease and public health, 4(3), 171-177.

The Task Force on E. coli O157 Final Report: the view from here. (Journal article)

O'Brien, S. J., Adak, G. K., & Reilly, W. J. (2001). The Task Force on E. coli O157 Final Report: the view from here.. Communicable disease and public health, 4(3), 154-156.

Use of strain typing to provide evidence for specific interventions in the transmission of VTEC O157 infections (Journal article)

Willshaw, G. A., Smith, H. R., Cheasty, T., & O'Brien, S. J. (2001). Use of strain typing to provide evidence for specific interventions in the transmission of VTEC O157 infections. INTERNATIONAL JOURNAL OF FOOD MICROBIOLOGY, 66(1-2), 39-46. doi:10.1016/S0168-1605(00)00511-0

DOI: 10.1016/S0168-1605(00)00511-0

Verocytotoxin-producing Escherichia coli (VTEC) O157 and other VTEC from human infections in England and Wales: 1995-1998 (Journal article)

Willshaw, G. A., Cheasty, T., Smith, H. R., O'Brien, S. J., & Adak, G. K. (2001). Verocytotoxin-producing Escherichia coli (VTEC) O157 and other VTEC from human infections in England and Wales: 1995-1998. JOURNAL OF MEDICAL MICROBIOLOGY, 50(2), 135-142. doi:10.1099/0022-1317-50-2-135

DOI: 10.1099/0022-1317-50-2-135

Gastrointestinal disease in the domestic setting: What can we deduce from surveillance data? (Conference Paper)

O'Brien, S. (2001). Gastrointestinal disease in the domestic setting: What can we deduce from surveillance data?. In JOURNAL OF INFECTION Vol. 43 (pp. 36-37). Retrieved from http://gateway.webofknowledge.com/

General outbreaks of infectious intestinal disease associated with fish and shellfish, England and Wales, 1992-1999. (Journal article)

Gillespie, I. A., Adak, G. K., O'Brien, S. J., Brett, M. M., & Bolton, F. J. (2001). General outbreaks of infectious intestinal disease associated with fish and shellfish, England and Wales, 1992-1999.. Communicable disease and public health, 4(2), 117-123.

General outbreaks of infectious intestinal disease linked with red meat, England and Wales, 1992-1999. (Journal article)

Smerdon, W. J., Adak, G. K., O'Brien, S. J., Gillespie, I. A., & Reacher, M. (2001). General outbreaks of infectious intestinal disease linked with red meat, England and Wales, 1992-1999.. Communicable disease and public health, 4(4), 259-267.

Pulmonary tuberculosis and deprivation in hospitalised patients in Scotland (Journal article)

Hadjichristodoulou, C., Christie, P., & O'Brien, S. (2001). Pulmonary tuberculosis and deprivation in hospitalised patients in Scotland. EUROPEAN JOURNAL OF EPIDEMIOLOGY, 17(1), 85-87. doi:10.1023/A:1010983606410

DOI: 10.1023/A:1010983606410

Quarterly communicable disease review. April to June 2001. (Journal article)

PHLS Communicable Disease Surveillance Centre. (2001). Quarterly communicable disease review. April to June 2001.. Journal of public health medicine, 23(4), 351-356. doi:10.1093/pubmed/23.4.351

DOI: 10.1093/pubmed/23.4.351

2000

Management of hospital outbreaks of gastro-enteritis due to small round structured viruses (Journal article)

Chadwick, P. R., Beards, G., Brown, D., Caul, E. O., Cheesbrough, J., Clarke, I., . . . Westmoreland, D. (2000). Management of hospital outbreaks of gastro-enteritis due to small round structured viruses. JOURNAL OF HOSPITAL INFECTION, 45(1), 1-10. doi:10.1053/jhin.2000.0662

DOI: 10.1053/jhin.2000.0662

Salmonella enteritidis epidemic (Journal article)

Ward, L. R., Threlfall, J., Smith, H. R., & O'Brien, S. J. (2000). Salmonella enteritidis epidemic. SCIENCE, 287(5459), 1753-1754. Retrieved from http://gateway.webofknowledge.com/

Infectious health care workers: should patients be told? (Journal article)

Blatchford, O., O'Brien, S. J., Blatchford, M., & Taylor, A. (2000). Infectious health care workers: should patients be told?. JOURNAL OF MEDICAL ETHICS, 26(1), 27-33. doi:10.1136/jme.26.1.27

DOI: 10.1136/jme.26.1.27

Cyclospora infections in England and Wales: 1993 to 1998. (Journal article)

Cann, K. J., Chalmers, R. M., Nichols, G., & O'Brien, S. J. (2000). Cyclospora infections in England and Wales: 1993 to 1998.. Communicable disease and public health, 3(1), 46-49.

Evaluation of a pilot standard questionnaire for the enhanced surveillance of sporadic cases of suspected food poisoning. (Journal article)

Rooney, R. M., O'Brien, S. J., Mitchell, R., Stanwell-Smith, R., & Cook, P. E. (2000). Evaluation of a pilot standard questionnaire for the enhanced surveillance of sporadic cases of suspected food poisoning.. Communicable disease and public health, 3(2), 106-110.

Survey of local authority approaches to investigating sporadic cases of suspected food poisoning. (Journal article)

Rooney, R., O'Brien, S. J., Mitchell, R., Stanwell-Smith, R., & Cook, P. E. (2000). Survey of local authority approaches to investigating sporadic cases of suspected food poisoning.. Communicable disease and public health, 3(2), 101-105.

1999

Invasive meningococcal disease among university undergraduates: association with universities providing relatively large amounts of catered hall accommodation (Journal article)

Neal, K. R., Nguyen-Van-Tam, J., Monk, P., O'Brien, S. J., Stuart, J., & Ramsay, M. (1999). Invasive meningococcal disease among university undergraduates: association with universities providing relatively large amounts of catered hall accommodation. EPIDEMIOLOGY AND INFECTION, 122(3), 351-357. doi:10.1017/S0950268899002368

DOI: 10.1017/S0950268899002368

1998

A primary care perspective of meningococcal disease (Journal article)

Wood, A. L., & O'Brien, S. J. (1998). A primary care perspective of meningococcal disease. JOURNAL OF PUBLIC HEALTH MEDICINE, 20(4), 382-385. doi:10.1093/oxfordjournals.pubmed.a024791

DOI: 10.1093/oxfordjournals.pubmed.a024791

European politicians need epidemiologists (Journal article)

O'Brien, S. J., & O'Brien, J. M. (1998). European politicians need epidemiologists. PUBLIC HEALTH, 112(5), 287-288. Retrieved from http://gateway.webofknowledge.com/

General outbreaks of infectious intestinal disease in England and Wales: 1995 and 1996. (Journal article)

Evans, H. S., Madden, P., Douglas, C., Adak, G. K., O'Brien, S. J., Djuretic, T., . . . Stanwell-Smith, R. (1998). General outbreaks of infectious intestinal disease in England and Wales: 1995 and 1996.. Communicable disease and public health, 1(3), 165-171.

Quarterly communicable disease review April to June 1998 (Journal article)

Adak, B., Catchpole, M., Hawker, J., Lea, G., Nicoll, A., O'Brien, S., . . . Walker, V. (1998). Quarterly communicable disease review April to June 1998. JOURNAL OF PUBLIC HEALTH MEDICINE, 20(4), 477-483. Retrieved from http://gateway.webofknowledge.com/

Royal Academy of Medicine in Ireland - Section of Bioengineering - Proceedings of meeting held in Dundalk, Co. Louth, in February 1998. (Journal article)

Royal Academy of Medicine in Ireland - Section of Bioengineering - Proceedings of meeting held in Dundalk, Co. Louth, in February 1998. (1998). IRISH JOURNAL OF MEDICAL SCIENCE, 167(4), 256-276. Retrieved from http://gateway.webofknowledge.com/

Taking control of infectious intestinal disease. (Journal article)

O'Brien, S., Rooney, R., Stanwell-Smith, R., & Handysides, S. (1998). Taking control of infectious intestinal disease.. Communicable disease and public health, 1(3), 144-145.

1997

Hepatitis and Travel Abroad: A Case Report. (Journal article)

Abid, M., O'Brien, S. J., Boxall, E. H., & Skidmore, S. J. (1997). Hepatitis and Travel Abroad: A Case Report.. Journal of travel medicine, 4(4), 187-188. doi:10.1111/j.1708-8305.1997.tb00818.x

DOI: 10.1111/j.1708-8305.1997.tb00818.x

Methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus (MRSA) in nursing homes in a major UK city: An anonymized point prevalence survey (Journal article)

Fraise, A. P., Mitchell, K., OBrien, S. J., Oldfield, K., & Wise, R. (1997). Methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus (MRSA) in nursing homes in a major UK city: An anonymized point prevalence survey. EPIDEMIOLOGY AND INFECTION, 118(1), 1-5. doi:10.1017/S0950268896007182

DOI: 10.1017/S0950268896007182

1996

Cheese and Salmonella infection - All milk products should be heat treated (Journal article)

Campbell, D. M., Cowden, J. M., Morris, G., Reilly, W. J., & OBrien, S. J. (1996). Cheese and Salmonella infection - All milk products should be heat treated. BRITISH MEDICAL JOURNAL, 312(7038), 1099. Retrieved from http://gateway.webofknowledge.com/

How long is too long? Determining the early management of meningococcal disease in Birmingham (Journal article)

Wood, A. L., & OBrien, S. J. (1996). How long is too long? Determining the early management of meningococcal disease in Birmingham. PUBLIC HEALTH, 110(4), 237-239. doi:10.1016/S0033-3506(96)80109-0

DOI: 10.1016/S0033-3506(96)80109-0

1995

METHICILLIN-RESISTANT STAPHYLOCOCCUS-AUREUS IN THE COMMUNITY (Journal article)

FRAISE, A. P., MITCHELL, K., OBRIEN, S., & WISE, R. (1995). METHICILLIN-RESISTANT STAPHYLOCOCCUS-AUREUS IN THE COMMUNITY. LANCET, 346(8978), 850. doi:10.1016/S0140-6736(95)91670-9

DOI: 10.1016/S0140-6736(95)91670-9

NEUROPSYCHOLOGICAL EFFECTS OF EXPOSURE TO SHEEP DIP (Journal article)

WATT, A. H. (1995). NEUROPSYCHOLOGICAL EFFECTS OF EXPOSURE TO SHEEP DIP. LANCET, 345(8965), 1631. doi:10.1016/S0140-6736(95)90137-X

DOI: 10.1016/S0140-6736(95)90137-X

Neuropsychological effects of exposure to sheep dip. (Journal article)

Watt, A. H. (1995). Neuropsychological effects of exposure to sheep dip.. Lancet (London, England), 345(8965), 1631. doi:10.1016/s0140-6736(95)90137-x

DOI: 10.1016/s0140-6736(95)90137-x

PRESS COVERAGE OF THE CLEVELAND CHILD SEXUAL ABUSE INQUIRY - A SOURCE OF PUBLIC ENLIGHTENMENT (Journal article)

DONALDSON, L. J., & OBRIEN, S. (1995). PRESS COVERAGE OF THE CLEVELAND CHILD SEXUAL ABUSE INQUIRY - A SOURCE OF PUBLIC ENLIGHTENMENT. JOURNAL OF PUBLIC HEALTH MEDICINE, 17(1), 70-76. Retrieved from http://gateway.webofknowledge.com/

1994

INITIAL MANAGEMENT OF SUSPECTED MENINGOCOCCAL INFECTION - CHIEF MEDICAL OFFICERS GUIDELINES ARE RIGHT (Journal article)

WOOD, A. L., OBRIEN, S. J., & GEDDES, A. M. (1994). INITIAL MANAGEMENT OF SUSPECTED MENINGOCOCCAL INFECTION - CHIEF MEDICAL OFFICERS GUIDELINES ARE RIGHT. BRITISH MEDICAL JOURNAL, 309(6969), 1661. doi:10.1136/bmj.309.6969.1661

DOI: 10.1136/bmj.309.6969.1661

1993

HOSPITAL BED USAGE BY PEOPLE WITH HIV DISEASE - EXPERIENCE IN A PROVINCIAL SETTING (Journal article)

OBRIEN, S. J., BURCH, J., & MAYONWHITE, R. T. (1993). HOSPITAL BED USAGE BY PEOPLE WITH HIV DISEASE - EXPERIENCE IN A PROVINCIAL SETTING. PUBLIC HEALTH, 107(5), 355-362. doi:10.1016/S0033-3506(05)80128-3

DOI: 10.1016/S0033-3506(05)80128-3

TEMPTING FATE - CONTROL OF COMMUNICABLE DISEASE IN ENGLAND (Journal article)

OBRIEN, J. M., OBRIEN, S. J., GEDDES, A. M., HEAP, B. J., & MAYONWHITE, R. T. (1993). TEMPTING FATE - CONTROL OF COMMUNICABLE DISEASE IN ENGLAND. BRITISH MEDICAL JOURNAL, 306(6890), 1461-1464. doi:10.1136/bmj.306.6890.1461

DOI: 10.1136/bmj.306.6890.1461

1992

ASTHMA AND OPEN CAST MINING (Journal article)

OBRIEN, S. J., BHOPAL, R. S., & HARKIS, B. A. (1992). ASTHMA AND OPEN CAST MINING. BRITISH MEDICAL JOURNAL, 305(6858), 888. doi:10.1136/bmj.305.6858.888-a

DOI: 10.1136/bmj.305.6858.888-a

Asthma and open cast mining. (Journal article)

Hart, J. T. (1992). Asthma and open cast mining.. BMJ (Clinical research ed.), 305(6858), 888. doi:10.1136/bmj.305.6858.888-b

DOI: 10.1136/bmj.305.6858.888-b

1991

Red spells danger for whelk eaters. (Journal article)

Black, N. M., O'Brien, S. J., & Blain, P. (1991). Red spells danger for whelk eaters.. CDR (London, England : Review), 1(11), R125.

1986

THE CONTROVERSY SURROUNDING EPILEPSY AND DRIVING - A REVIEW (Journal article)

OBRIEN, S. J. (1986). THE CONTROVERSY SURROUNDING EPILEPSY AND DRIVING - A REVIEW. PUBLIC HEALTH, 100(1), 21-27. doi:10.1016/S0033-3506(86)80082-8

DOI: 10.1016/S0033-3506(86)80082-8