Vanderbilt University School of Medicine

Edwards, Kathryn M. , M.D.
Professor of Pediatrics
Sarah H. Sell and Cornelius Vanderbilt Chair

Lab Url: http://www.mc.vanderbilt.edu/medschool/IBR/IBR_KathyEdwards.php

Phone Number: 615 322-3078

Email Address:Kathryn.Edwards@vanderbilt.edu

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Office Address   Mailing Address

Vanderbilt University School of Medicine; Department of Pediatrics; 1161 21st Ave. North; D-7221 Medical Center North; Nashville, TN 37232-2581

CCC-5323 MCN Vanderbilt University 37232


Research Specialty
Evaluation of the safety and effectiveness of vaccines Assessing the burden of respiratory viral diseases

Publications
Edwards, Kathryn M, Halasa, Natasha B. Commentary: is pertussis disease increasing. Int J Epidemiol, 33(2), 365-6, 2004.

Frisbie, Brent, Tang, Yi-Wei, Griffin, Marie, Poehling, Katherine, Wright, Peter F, Holland, Kathy, Edwards, Kathryn M. Surveillance of childhood influenza virus infection: what is the best diagnostic method to use for archival samples. J Clin Microbiol, 42(3), 1181-4, 2004. PMCID:356859

Halasa, Natasha B, Griffin, Marie R, Zhu, Yuwei, Edwards, Kathryn M. Differences in antibiotic prescribing patterns for children younger than five years in the three major outpatient settings. J Pediatr, 144(2), 200-5, 2004.

Rock, Michael T, Yoder, Sandra M, Talbot, Thomas R, Edwards, Kathryn M, Crowe, James E. Adverse events after smallpox immunizations are associated with alterations in systemic cytokine levels. J Infect Dis, 189(8), 1401-10, 2004.

Talbot, Thomas R, Ziel, Ellis, Doersam, Jennifer K, LaFleur, Bonnie, Tollefson, Sharon, Edwards, Kathryn M. Risk of vaccinia transfer to the hands of vaccinated persons after smallpox immunization. Clin Infect Dis, 38(4), 536-41, 2004.

Williams, John V, Harris, Paul A, Tollefson, Sharon J, Halburnt-Rush, Lisa L, Pingsterhaus, Joyce M, Edwards, Kathryn M, Wright, Peter F, Crowe, James E. Human metapneumovirus and lower respiratory tract disease in otherwise healthy infants and children. N Engl J Med, 350(5), 443-50, 2004. PMCID:1831873

Edwards, Kathryn M. Pertussis: an important target for maternal immunization. Vaccine, 21(24), 3483-6, 2003.

Edwards, Kathryn M, Griffin, Marie R. Great expectations for a new vaccine. N Engl J Med, 349(14), 1312-4, 2003.

Halasa, Natasha B, Barr, Frederick E, Johnson, Joyce E, Edwards, Kathryn M. Fatal pulmonary hypertension associated with pertussis in infants: does extracorporeal membrane oxygenation have a role. Pediatrics, 112(6 Pt 1), 1274-8, 2003.

Talbot, Thomas R, Bredenberg, H Keipp, Smith, Michael, LaFleur, Bonnie J, Boyd, Alan, Edwards, Kathryn M. Focal and generalized folliculitis following smallpox vaccination among vaccinia-naive recipients. JAMA, 289(24), 3290-4, 2003.

Griffin MR, Coffey CS, Neuzil KM, Mitchel EF Jr, Wright PF, Edwards KM. Winter viruses: influenza and respiratory syncytial virus related morbidity in chronic lung disease. Arch Intern Med. , 162(11), 1229-36, 2002.

Griffin, Marie R, Coffey, Christopher S, Neuzil, Kathleen M, Mitchel, Edward F, Wright, Peter F, Edwards, Kathryn M. Winter viruses: influenza- and respiratory syncytial virus-related morbidity in chronic lung disease. Arch Intern Med, 162(11), 1229-36, 2002.

Halasa, Natasha B, Griffin, Marie R, Zhu, Yuwei, Edwards, Kathryn M. Decreased number of antibiotic prescriptions in office-based settings from 1993 to 1999 in children less than five years of age. Pediatr Infect Dis J, 21(11), 1023-8, 2002.

Nakamura, Mari M, Rohling, Kasey L, Shashaty, Michael, Lu, Hongzhou, Tang, Yi-Wei, Edwards, Kathryn M. Prevalence of methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus nasal carriage in the community pediatric population. Pediatr Infect Dis J, 21(10), 917-22, 2002.

Neuzil KM, Zhu Y, Griffin MR, Edwards KM, Thompson JM, Tollefson SJ, Wright PF. Burden of interpandemic influenza in children younger than 5 years: a 25-year prospective study. Journal of Infectious Diseases, 185 (2)(Jan 15), 145-52, 2002.

Neuzil, Kathleen M, Zhu, Yuwei, Griffin, Marie R, Edwards, Kathryn M, Thompson, Juliette M, Tollefson, Sharon J, Wright, Peter F. Burden of interpandemic influenza in children younger than 5 years: a 25-year prospective study. J Infect Dis, 185(2), 147-52, 2002.

Peters, Timothy R, Edwards, Kathryn M. Pneumococcal vaccines: present and future. Pediatr Ann, 31(4), 261-8, 2002.

Poehling KA, Griffin MR, Dittus RS, Tang YW, Holland K, Li H, Edwards KM. Bedside diagnosis of influenzavirus infections in hospitalized children. Pediatrics, 110 (1Pt 1), 83-8, 2002.

Poehling, Katherine A, Griffin, Marie R, Dittus, Robert S, Tang, Yi-Wei, Holland, Kathy, Li, Haijing, Edwards, Kathryn M. Bedside diagnosis of influenzavirus infections in hospitalized children. Pediatrics, 110(1 Pt 1), 83-8, 2002.

Decker MD, Edwards KM. Reply. J Pediatr, 138, 613, 2001.

Dodd DA, Burger J, Edwards KM, Dummer JS. Varicella in a pediatric heart transplant population on nonsteroid maintenance immunosuppression. Pediatrics, 108 (5)(Nov), 80, 2001.

Dodd, D A, Burger, J, Edwards, K M, Dummer, J S. Varicella in a pediatric heart transplant population on nonsteroid maintenance immunosuppression. Pediatrics, 108(5), E80, 2001.

Edwards KM. Development, acceptance, and use of immunologic correlates of protection in monitoring the effectiveness of combination vaccines. Clinical Infectious Diseases, 33 Suppl 4(Dec 15), S274-7, 2001.

Edwards KM. Is pertussis a frequent cause of cough in adolescents and adults? Should routine pertussis immunization be recommended?. Clinical Infectious Disease, 32 (12)(June 15), 1698-9, 2001.

Edwards KM, Cynamon MH, Voladri RKR, Hager CC, DeStefano M.D., Tham KT, Lakey DL, Bouchan MR, Kernodle DS. Iron-cofactored superoxide dismutase inhibits host responses to Mycobacterium tuberculosis. Am J Respir Crit Care Med, 164(Dec 15), 2213-2219, 2001.

Edwards KM, Decker MD. Combination vaccines. Infect Dis Clin North Am, 15, 209-30, 2001.

Edwards KM, Poehling KA. Influenza virus continues to pose new challenges. Pediatrics, 108 (4)(Oct), 1004-5, 2001.

Edwards KM,Keuzil KM, Dupont WD, Wright PF . Efficacy of inactivated and cold-adapted vaccines against influenza A infection, 1985 to 1990: the pediatric experience. . Pediatric Infectious Disease Journal, 20:(Aug), 733-740, 2001.

Edwards, K M. Is pertussis a frequent cause of cough in adolescents and adults? Should routine pertussis immunization be recommended. Clin Infect Dis, 32(12), 1698-9, 2001.

Edwards, K M. Development, acceptance, and use of immunologic correlates of protection in monitoring the effectiveness of combination vaccines. Clin Infect Dis, 33 Suppl 4, S274-7, 2001.

Edwards, K M, Cynamon, M H, Voladri, R K, Hager, C C, DeStefano, M S, Tham, K T, Lakey, D L, Bochan, M R, Kernodle, D S. Iron-cofactored superoxide dismutase inhibits host responses to Mycobacterium tuberculosis. Am J Respir Crit Care Med, 164(12), 2213-9, 2001.

Edwards, K M, Decker, M D. Combination vaccines. Infect Dis Clin North Am, 15(1), 209-30, 2001.

Johnson CN, Benjamin WH, Gray BM, Crain MC, Edwards KM, Waites KB. In vitro activity of ABT-773, telithromycin and eight other antimicrobials against erythromycin-resistant Streptococcus pneumoniae respiratory isolates of children. Int J Antimicrob Agents, 18 (6)(Dec), 531-535, 2001.

Kaplan SL, Patterson L, Eddwards KM, Azimi PH, Bradley JS, Blumer JL, Tan TQ, Lobeck FG, Anderson DC. Linezolid for the treatment of community-acquired pneumonia in hospitalized children. Linezolid Pediatric Pneumonia Study Group. Pediatric Infectious Disease Journal, 20 (5)(May), 488-94, 2001.

Neuzil KM, Edwards KM, Reed GW. Seroepidemiology of pertussis in senior adults. Clinical Infectious Diseases, 32 (5), 847-8, 2001.

Neuzil, K M, Dupont, W D, Wright, P F, Edwards, K M. Efficacy of inactivated and cold-adapted vaccines against influenza A infection, 1985 to 1990: the pediatric experience. Pediatr Infect Dis J, 20(8), 733-40, 2001.

Pichichero ME, Anderson EL, Rennels MB, Edwards KM, England JA. Fifth vaccination with diphtheria, tetanus and acellular pertussis is beneficial in four to six year olds. Pediatric Infectious Disease Journal, 20 (4)(April), 427-33, 2001.

Poehling KA, Edwards KM. Prevention, diagnosis, and treatment of influenza: current and future options. Curr Opin Pediatr, 13 (1)(Feb), 60-4, 2001.

Poehling KA, Speroff T, Dittus RS, Griffin MR, Hickson GB, Edwards KM . Predictors of influenza virus vaccination status in hospitalized children. Pediatrics, 108 (6)(Dec), 99, 2001.

Poehling, K A, Edwards, K M. Prevention, diagnosis, and treatment of influenza: current and future options. Curr Opin Pediatr, 13(1), 60-4, 2001.

Poehling, K A, Speroff, T, Dittus, R S, Griffin, M R, Hickson, G B, Edwards, K M. Predictors of influenza virus vaccination status in hospitalized children. Pediatrics, 108(6), E99, 2001.

Rennels MB, Edwards KM, Keyserling HL, Reisinger K, Blatter MM, Quataert SA, Madore DV, Chang I, Malinoski FJ, Hackell JG, Paradiso PR. Safety and immunogenicity of four doses of Neisseria meningitidis group C vaccine conjugated to CRM197 in United States Infants. Pediatric Infectious Disease , 20, 153-9, 2001.

Robinson DA, Edwards KM, Waites KB, Briles DE, Crain MJ, Hollingshead SK. Clones of streptococcus pneumoniae isolated from nasopharyngeal carriage and invasive disease in young children in central Tennessee. Journal Infectious Disease, 183, 1501-7, 2001.

Schuchat A, Hilier S, Edwards D, Schrag S, Labbok M. Early opportunities for prevention: infections of pregnant women and young infants. Emerging Infectious Diseases, 7 (3 Suppl), 532, 2001.

Decker, M D, Edwards, K M. Acellular pertussis vaccines. Pediatr Clin North Am, 47(2), 309-35, 2000.

Lakey, D L, Voladri, R K, Edwards, K M, Hager, C, Samten, B, Wallis, R S, Barnes, P F, Kernodle, D S. Enhanced production of recombinant Mycobacterium tuberculosis antigens in Escherichia coli by replacement of low-usage codons. Infect Immun, 68(1), 233-8, 2000. PMCID:97126

Lawton, , Edwards, , Thomas, . Repl. J Pediatr, 137(3), 439, 2000.

Peters, T R, Edwards, K M. Cervical lymphadenopathy and adenitis. Pediatr Rev, 21(12), 399-405, 2000.

Peters, T R, Edwards, K M. The pneumococcal protein conjugate vaccines. J Pediatr, 137(3), 416-20, 2000.

Peters, T R, Edwards, K M, Standaert, S M. Severe ehrlichiosis in an adolescent taking trimethoprim-sulfamethoxazole. Pediatr Infect Dis J, 19(2), 170-2, 2000.

Pichichero ME, Edwards KM, Anderson EL, Rennels MB, Englund JA, Yerg DE, Blackwelder WC, Jansen DL, and Meade BD. Safety and immunogenicity of six acellular pertussis vaccines and one whole-cell pertussis vaccine given as a fifth dose in four-to six-year-old children. Pediatrics, 105, e11, 2000.

Cooper, W O, Hickson, G B, Mitchel, E F, Edwards, K M, Thapa, P B, Ray, W A. Early childhood mortality from community-acquired infections. Am J Epidemiol, 150(5), 517-27, 1999.

Keitel WA, Edwards KM. Acellular pertussis vaccines in adults. Infect Dis Cliln North Am , 13 (1), 83-94 vi, Review, 1999.

Thomas, K T, Edwards, K M. Periodic fever syndrome. Pediatr Infect Dis J, 18(1), 68-9, 1999.

Thomas, K T, Feder, H M, Lawton, A R, Edwards, K M. Periodic fever syndrome in children. J Pediatr, 135(1), 15-21, 1999.

Wright, S W, Decker, M D, Edwards, K M. Incidence of pertussis infection in healthcare workers. Infect Control Hosp Epidemiol, 20(2), 120-3, 1999.

Decker, M D, Edwards, K M. Haemophilus influenzae type b vaccines: history, choice and comparisons. Pediatr Infect Dis J, 17(9 Suppl), S113-6, 1998.

Rennels MB, Edwards KM, Keyserling HL, Blatter MM, Reisinger KS, Hogerman DA, Kimura A, Malinoski FJ. Immunogenicity and Safety of 7-Valent Pneumococcal-CRM197 Conjugate Vaccine. Pediatrics, 101, 606, 1998.

Voladri, R K, Lakey, D L, Hennigan, S H, Menzies, B E, Edwards, K M, Kernodle, D S. Recombinant expression and characterization of the major beta-lactamase of Mycobacterium tuberculosis. Antimicrob Agents Chemother, 42(6), 1375-81, 1998. PMCID:105607

Edwards, K M. Pertussis in older children and adults. Adv Pediatr Infect Dis, 13, 49-77, 1997.

Edwards, K M, Decker, M D. Comparison of serological results in the NIAID Multicenter Acellular Pertussis Trial with recent efficacy trials. Dev Biol Stand, 89, 265-73, 1997.

Edwards, K M, Decker, M D. Combination vaccines consisting of acellular pertussis vaccines. Pediatr Infect Dis J, 16(4 Suppl), S97-102, 1997.

Fisher, R G, Gruber, W C, Edwards, K M, Reed, G W, Tollefson, S J, Thompson, J M, Wright, P F. Twenty years of outpatient respiratory syncytial virus infection: a framework for vaccine efficacy trials. Pediatrics, 99(2), E7, 1997.

Kernodle DS, Voladri RK, Menzies BE, Hager CC, Edwards KM. Expression of an antisense hla fragment in Staphlococcus aureus reduces alpha-toxin production in vitro and attenuates lethal activity in a murine model. Infectious Immunolgy, 65, 179 , 1997.

Kernodle, D S, Voladri, R K, Menzies, B E, Hager, C C, Edwards, K M. Expression of an antisense hla fragment in Staphylococcus aureus reduces alpha-toxin production in vitro and attenuates lethal activity in a murine model. Infect Immun, 65(1), 179-84, 1997. PMCID:174573

Wright, S W, Edwards, K M, Decker, M D, Grayston, J T, Wang, S. Prevalence of positive serology for acute Chlamydia pneumoniae infection in emergency department patients with persistent cough. Acad Emerg Med, 4(3), 179-83, 1997.

Cattaneo LA, Reed GW, Haase DH, Wills MJ and Edwards KM. The seroepidemilogy of Bordetella pertussis infections: A study of persons age 1-65 in Nashville, TN. Journal of Infectious Disease, 173, 1256, 1996.

Cattaneo, L A, Reed, G W, Haase, D H, Wills, M J, Edwards, K M. The seroepidemiology of Bordetella pertussis infections: a study of persons ages 1-65 years. J Infect Dis, 173(5), 1256-9, 1996.

Decker, M D, Edwards, K M. The multicenter acellular pertussis trial: an overview. J Infect Dis, 174 Suppl 3, S270-5, 1996.

Edwards, K M, Decker, M D. Challenges for licensure of new diphtheria, tetanus toxoid, acellular pertussis (DTaP) combination vaccines: counterpoint. Pediatr Infect Dis J, 15(12), 1070-3, 1996.

Edwards, K M, Kernodle, D S. Possible hazards of routine bacillus Calmette-Gu??rin immunization in human immunodeficiency virus-infected children. Pediatr Infect Dis J, 15(9), 836-8, 1996.

Esterle, T M, Edwards, K M. Concerns of secondary fever in Streptococcus pneumoniae meningitis in an era of increasing antibiotic resistance. Arch Pediatr Adolesc Med, 150(5), 552-4, 1996.

Nennig ME, Shinefield HR, Edwards KM, Black SB, Fireman BH. Prevalence and Incidence of Adult Pertussis in an Urban Population. Journal of American Medical Association, 275, 1672, 1996.

Scott MA, McCurley TL, Vnencak-Jones CL, Hager C, Mccoy JA, Anderson B, Collins RD, Edwards KM: . Cat Scratch Disease-Detection of Bartonella henselae DNA in archival biopsies from patients with clinically, serologically and histologically defined disease. American Medical Journal of Pathology, 149, 2161, 1996.

Scott, M A, McCurley, T L, Vnencak-Jones, C L, Hager, C, McCoy, J A, Anderson, B, Collins, R D, Edwards, K M. Cat scratch disease: detection of Bartonella henselae DNA in archival biopsies from patients with clinically, serologically, and histologically defined disease. Am J Pathol, 149(6), 2161-7, 1996. PMCID:1865337

Anderson, E L, Decker, M D, Englund, J A, Edwards, K M, Anderson, P, McInnes, P, Belshe, R B. Interchangeability of conjugated Haemophilus influenzae type b vaccines in infants. JAMA, 273(11), 849-53, 1995.

Brewer, M A, Edwards, K M, Decker, M D. Who should receive hepatitis A vaccine. Pediatr Infect Dis J, 14(4), 258-60, 1995.

Cohen-Abbo, A, Edwards, K M. Multifocal osteomyelitis caused by Paecilomyces varioti in a patient with chronic granulomatous disease. Infection, 23(1), 55-7, 1995.

Decker, M D, Edwards, K M. Issues in design of clinical trials of combination vaccines. Ann N Y Acad Sci, 754, 234-40, 1995.

Decker, M D, Edwards, K M, Steinhoff, M C, Rennels, M B, Pichichero, M E, Englund, J A, Anderson, E L, Deloria, M A, Reed, G F. Comparison of 13 acellular pertussis vaccines: adverse reactions. Pediatrics, 96(3 Pt 2), 557-66, 1995.

Edwards KM, Meade BD, Decker MD, Reed GF, Rennels MB, Steinhoff MC, Anderson EL, Englund JA, Pichichero ME, Deloria MA and Deforest A . Comparison of 13 acellular pertussis vaccines: overview and serologic response. Pediatrics, 96, 548, 1995.

Rutherford, E J, Livengood, J, Higginbotham, M, Miles, W S, Koestner, J, Edwards, K M, Sharp, K W, Morris, J A. Efficacy and safety of pneumococcal revaccination after splenectomy for trauma. J Trauma, 39(3), 448-52, 1995.

Szelc-Kelly, C M, Goral, S, Perez-Perez, G I, Perkins, B A, Regnery, R L, Edwards, K M. Serologic responses to Bartonella and Afipia antigens in patients with cat scratch disease. Pediatrics, 96(6), 1137-42, 1995.

Wright, S W, Edwards, K M, Decker, M D, Zeldin, M H. Pertussis infection in adults with persistent cough. JAMA, 273(13), 1044-6, 1995.

Zenni, M K, Cheatham, S H, Thompson, J M, Reed, G W, Batson, A B, Palmer, P S, Holland, K L, Edwards, K M. Streptococcus pneumoniae colonization in the young child: association with otitis media and resistance to penicillin. J Pediatr, 127(4), 533-7, 1995.

Brewer, M A, Edwards, K M, Palmer, P S, Hinson, H P. Bacille Calmette-Gu??rin immunization in normal healthy adults. J Infect Dis, 170(2), 476-9, 1994.

Edwards K, Dupont WD, Westrich MK, Plummer WD, Palmer PS, Wright PF. A Randomized Controlled Trial of Cold-Adapted and Inactivated Vaccines for the Prevention of Influenza A Disease. Journal of Infectious Disease, 169, 68, 1994.

Edwards, K M, Decker, M D. Combination vaccines: hopes and challenges. Pediatr Infect Dis J, 13(5), 345-7, 1994.

Edwards, K M, Dupont, W D, Westrich, M K, Plummer, W D, Palmer, P S, Wright, P F. A randomized controlled trial of cold-adapted and inactivated vaccines for the prevention of influenza A disease. J Infect Dis, 169(1), 68-76, 1994.

Goral, S, Anderson, B, Hager, C, Edwards, K M. Detection of Rochalimaea henselae DNA by polymerase chain reaction from suppurative nodes of children with cat-scratch disease. Pediatr Infect Dis J, 13(11), 994-7, 1994.

Steinhoff MC, Edwards KM, Keyseling H, Thomas ML, Johnson C, Madore D, Hogerman D: . A randomized comparison of three bivalent Streptococcus pneumoniae glycoprotein conjugate vaccines in young children: effect of polysaccharide size and linkage characteristics. Pediatric Infectious Disease Journal, 13, 368, 1994.

Wright, S W, Edwards, K M, Decker, M D, Lamberth, M M. Pertussis seroprevalence in emergency department staff. Ann Emerg Med, 24(3), 413-7, 1994.

Decker, M D, Edwards, K M, Bradley, R, Palmer, P. Responses of children to booster immunization with their primary conjugate Haemophilus influenzae type B vaccine or with polyribosylribitol phosphate conjugated with diphtheria toxoid. J Pediatr, 122(3), 410-3, 1993.

Edwards K, Decker MD, Graham BS, Mezzatesta J, Scott J, Hackell J . Immunization of adults with acellular pertussis vaccine. Journal of American Medical Association, 269, 53, 1993.

Edwards, K M. Pediatric immunizations. Curr Probl Pediatr, 23(5), 186-209, 1993.

Edwards, K M. Acellular pertussis vaccines--a solution to the pertussis problem. J Infect Dis, 168(1), 15-20, 1993.

Edwards, K M, Decker, M D, Graham, B S, Mezzatesta, J, Scott, J, Hackell, J. Adult immunization with acellular pertussis vaccine. JAMA, 269(1), 53-6, 1993.

Gruber, W C, Kirschner, K, Tollefson, S, Thompson, J, Reed, G, Edwards, K M, Wright, P F. Comparison of monovalent and trivalent live attenuated influenza vaccines in young children. J Infect Dis, 168(1), 53-60, 1993.

Hannig, V L, Clayton, E W, Edwards, K M. Whose DNA is it anyway? Relationships between families and researchers. Am J Med Genet, 47(2), 257-60, 1993.

Decker MD, Edwards K, Bradley R and Palmer P. Comparative trial in infants of four conjugate Haemophilus influenzae type B vaccines. Journal of Pediatrics , 120, 184, 1992.

Decker, M D, Edwards, K M, Bradley, R, Palmer, P. Comparative trial in infants of four conjugate Haemophilus influenzae type b vaccines. J Pediatr, 120(2 Pt 1), 184-9, 1992.

Edwards K, Decker MD, Halsey NA, Koblin BA, Townsend T, Auerback B and Karzon DT: . Differences in antibody response to whole cell pertussis vaccines. Pediatrics, 88, 1029, 1991.

Edwards, K M, Decker, M D, Bradley, R B, Taylor, J C, Hager, C C. Booster response to acellular pertussis vaccine in children primed with acellular or whole cell vaccines. Pediatr Infect Dis J, 10(4), 315-8, 1991.

Edwards, K M, Decker, M D, Halsey, N A, Koblin, B A, Townsend, T, Auerbach, B, Karzon, D T. Differences in antibody response to whole-cell pertussis vaccines. Pediatrics, 88(5), 1019-23, 1991.

Edwards, K M, King, J C, Steinhoff, M C, Thompson, J, Clements, M L, Wright, P F, Murphy, B R. Safety and immunogenicity of live attenuated cold-adapted influenza B/Ann Arbor/1/86 reassortant virus vaccine in infants and children. J Infect Dis, 163(4), 740-5, 1991.

Hoff, S J, Neblett, W W, Edwards, K M, Heller, R M, Pietsch, J B, Holcomb, G W, Holcomb, G W. Parapneumonic empyema in children: decortication hastens recovery in patients with severe pleural infections. Pediatr Infect Dis J, 10(3), 194-9, 1991.

Edwards, K M. Diphtheria, tetanus, and pertussis immunizations in adults. Infect Dis Clin North Am, 4(1), 85-103, 1990.

Edwards, K M, Karzon, D T. The search for an improved pertussis vaccine. Pediatr Ann, 19(12), 695-8, 700-1, 1990.

Edwards, K M, Karzon, D T. Pertussis vaccines. Pediatr Clin North Am, 37(3), 549-66, 1990.

Van Savage, J, Decker, M D, Edwards, K M, Sell, S H, Karzon, D T. Natural history of pertussis antibody in the infant and effect on vaccine response. J Infect Dis, 161(3), 487-92, 1990.

Westlake, R M, Graham, T P, Edwards, K M. An outbreak of acute rheumatic fever in Tennessee. Pediatr Infect Dis J, 9(2), 97-100, 1990.

Bogue, C W, Wise, J D, Gray, G F, Edwards, K M. Antibiotic therapy for cat-scratch disease. JAMA, 262(6), 813-6, 1989.

Edwards K, Bradley RB, Palmer PS, Van Savage J, Taylor JC, Dupont WD, Decker MD, Hager CC and Wright PF. Evaluation of new highly purified pertussis vaccine in infants and children. Journal of Infectious Diseases, 160, 832, 1989.

Edwards, K M, Bradley, R B, Decker, M D, Palmer, P S, Van Savage, J, Taylor, J C, Dupont, W D, Hager, C C, Wright, P F. Evaluation of a new highly purified pertussis vaccine in infants and children. J Infect Dis, 160(5), 832-7, 1989.

Edwards, K M, Decker, M D, Porch, C R, Palmer, P, Bradley, R. Immunization after invasive Haemophilus influenzae type b disease. Serologic response to a conjugate vaccine. Am J Dis Child, 143(1), 31-3, 1989.

Perkins, M D, Edwards, K M, Heller, R M, Green, N E. Neonatal group B streptococcal osteomyelitis and suppurative arthritis. Outpatient therapy. Clin Pediatr (Phila), 28(5), 229-30, 1989.

Barnard, J A, Snyder, P N, Werner, M J, Greene, H L, Edwards, K M. Protein synthesis by HepG2 cells infected with influenza B virus. Pediatr Res, 23(3), 334-7, 1988.

Decker, M D, Edwards, K M. Central venous catheter infections. Pediatr Clin North Am, 35(3), 579-612, 1988.

Edwards K, Andrews TC, Van Savage J, Palmer P and Moyer RW. Poxvirus Deletion Mutants: Virulence and Immunogenicity. Microbial Pathogenesis, 4, 325, 1988.

Edwards, K M, Andrews, T C, Van Savage, J, Palmer, P S, Moyer, R W. Poxvirus deletion mutants: virulence and immunogenicity. Microb Pathog, 4(5), 325-33, 1988.

King, J C, Haugh, C J, Dupont, W D, Thompson, J M, Wright, P F, Edwards, K M. Laboratory and epidemiologic assessment of a recent influenza B outbreak. J Med Virol, 25(3), 361-8, 1988.

Edwards K, Decker MD, Palmer P, Porch CR, Sell SH and Wright PF . Lack of comparability between commonly used serological assays of immune response to Hemophilus influenzae vaccine. Journal of Infectious Disease, 155, 283, 1987.

Edwards K, Lawrence E and Wright PF. A comparison of the immune response and adverse reactions to a conventional and acellular pertussis component in the diphtheria, tetanus, and pertussis vaccine. American Journal of Diseases of Children , 140, 867, 1986.

Edwards KM, Synder PN, Stephens DS and Wright PF. Human adenoid organ culture: A model to study the interaction of influenza with human nasopharyngeal mucosa. Journal of Infectious Disease, 153, 41, 1985.

Edwards, K M, Bennett, S R, Garner, W L, Bratton, D L, Glick, A D, Greene, H L, Wright, P F. Reye's syndrome associated with adenovirus infections in infants. Am J Dis Child, 139(4), 343-6, 1985.

Holzer TH, Edwards KM, Gequrz H and Mold C. Binding of C-Reactive protein to the pneumococcal capsule or cell wall results in differential localization of C3 and stimulation of phagocytosis. Journal of Immunology, 133, 1424, 1984.

Edwards K, Alford R, Gewurz H and Mold C. Recurrent bacterial infections associated with C3 nephritic factor (C3NeF) and hypocomplementemia. New England Journal of Medicine, 308, 1138, 1983.

Edwards K, Gewurz H, Lint T and Mold C . The role of C-reactive protein in the complement mediated stimulation of isolated human neutrophils by type 27 Streptococcus pneumoniae. Journal of Immunity, 128, 2493, 1982.

Edwards K, Gewurz H, Sokalski S, Chan I and Lint T. The Role of Antibody and Complement in the Stimulation of Neutrophil Chemiluminescence by Neisseria Meningitides: Studies in a patient with C7 Deficiency. Journal of Infectious Disease, 65, 145, 1982.


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