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Sonal S. Munsiff, M.D.

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University of Rochester Medical Center
School of Medicine and Dentistry
601 Elmwood Ave, Box 689
Rochester, NY 14642

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Journal Articles

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2011 Mar
Perri BR, Proops D, Moonan PK, Munsiff SS, Kreiswirth BN, Goranson C, Ahuja SD. "Mycobacterium tuberculosis cluster with developing drug resistance, New York, New York, USA, 2003-2009." Emerging infectious diseases.. 2011 Mar; 17(3):372-8.
2011
Factor SH, Sackoff JE, Raj-Singh S, Wu Y, Monserrate J, Munsiff S, Vlahov D. "Street-outreach improves detection but not referral for drug users with latent tuberculosis, New York City." Substance use & misuse.. 2011 46(14):1711-5. Epub 2011 Sep 26.
2010 Jun 1
Harris TG, Li J, Hanna DB, Munsiff SS. "Changing sociodemographic and clinical characteristics of tuberculosis among HIV-infected patients, New York City, 1992-2005." Clinical infectious diseases : an official publication of the Infectious Diseases Society of America.. 2010 Jun 1; 50(11):1524-31.
2010 Apr
Li J, Munsiff SS, Tarantino T, Dorsinville M. "Adherence to treatment of latent tuberculosis infection in a clinical population in New York City." International journal of infectious diseases : IJID : official publication of the International Society for Infectious Diseases.. 2010 Apr; 14(4):e292-7. Epub 2009 Aug 04.
2010 Apr
Anger HA, Dworkin F, Sharma S, Munsiff SS, Nilsen DM, Ahuja SD. "Linezolid use for treatment of multidrug-resistant and extensively drug-resistant tuberculosis, New York City, 2000-06." The Journal of antimicrobial chemotherapy. 2010 Apr; 65(4):775-83. Epub 2010 Feb 11.
2010 Apr
Munsiff SS. "Treatment outcomes among patients with multidrug-resistant tuberculosis." The Lancet infectious diseases. 2010 Apr; 10(4):215; author reply 215-6.
2010
Li J, Munsiff SS, Agerton TB. "Prevalence of tuberculin skin test positivity in clinical population in New York City." Journal of immigrant and minority health / Center for Minority Public Health. 2010 12(6):816-22. Epub 2008 Nov 05.
2010
Silin M, Laraque F, Munsiff SS, Crossa A, Harris TG. "The impact of monitoring tuberculosis reporting delays in New York City." Journal of public health management and practice : JPHMP.. 2010 16(5):E09-17.
2010
Thomas JA, Laraque F, Munsiff S, Piatek A, Harris TG. "Hospitalizations for tuberculosis in New York City: how many could be avoided?" The international journal of tuberculosis and lung disease : the official journal of the International Union against Tuberculosis and Lung Disease. 2010 14(12):1603-12.
2010
King L, Munsiff SS, Ahuja SD. "Achieving international targets for tuberculosis treatment success among HIV-positive patients in New York City." The international journal of tuberculosis and lung disease : the official journal of the International Union against Tuberculosis and Lung Disease. 2010 14(12):1613-20.
2010
Winters A, Agerton TB, Driver CR, Trieu L, O'Flaherty T, Munsiff SS. "Congenital tuberculosis and management of exposure in three neonatal intensive care units." The international journal of tuberculosis and lung disease : the official journal of the International Union against Tuberculosis and Lung Disease. 2010 14(12):1641-3.
2009 Jul 1
Laraque F, Griggs A, Slopen M, Munsiff SS. "Performance of nucleic acid amplification tests for diagnosis of tuberculosis in a large urban setting." Clinical infectious diseases : an official publication of the Infectious Diseases Society of America.. 2009 Jul 1; 49(1):46-54.
2007 Oct
Udeagu CC, Dorsinville MS, Munsiff SS, Vilnyanskaya Y, Wang I. "Evaluation of case management in tuberculosis control: a three-year effort to improve case management practices in New York City." The international journal of tuberculosis and lung disease : the official journal of the International Union against Tuberculosis and Lung Disease. 2007 Oct; 11(10):1094-100.
2007 May
Driver CR, Kreiswirth B, Macaraig M, Clark C, Munsiff SS, Driscoll J, Zhao B. "Molecular epidemiology of tuberculosis after declining incidence, New York City, 2001-2003." Epidemiology and infection.. 2007 May; 135(4):634-43. Epub 2006 Oct 26.
2007 Jan
Frieden TR, Munsiff SS, Ahuja SD. "Outcomes of multidrug-resistant tuberculosis treatment in HIV-positive patients in New York City, 1990-1997." The international journal of tuberculosis and lung disease : the official journal of the International Union against Tuberculosis and Lung Disease. 2007 Jan; 11(1):116.
2007
Li J, Marks SM, Driver CR, Diaz FA, Castro AF, de Regner AF, Gibson AE, Dokubo-Okereke K, Munsiff SS, . "Human immunodeficiency virus counseling, testing, and referral of close contacts to patients with pulmonary tuberculosis: feasibility and costs." Journal of public health management and practice : JPHMP.. 2007 13(3):252-62.
2007
Munsiff SS. "Communicable disease and immigration fears." The virtual mentor : VM.. 2007 9(12):799-805. Epub 2007 Dec 01.
2006 Oct
Munsiff SS, Ahuja SD, King L, Udeagu CC, Dorsinville M, Frieden TR, Fujiwara PI. "Ensuring accountability: the contribution of the cohort review method to tuberculosis control in New York City." The international journal of tuberculosis and lung disease : the official journal of the International Union against Tuberculosis and Lung Disease. 2006 Oct; 10(10):1133-9.
2006 Aug 1
Burman WJ, Goldberg S, Johnson JL, Muzanye G, Engle M, Mosher AW, Choudhri S, Daley CL, Munsiff SS, Zhao Z, Vernon A, Chaisson RE. "Moxifloxacin versus ethambutol in the first 2 months of treatment for pulmonary tuberculosis." American journal of respiratory and critical care medicine.. 2006 Aug 1; 174(3):331-8. Epub 2006 May 04.
2006 Aug
Macaraig M, Agerton T, Driver CR, Munsiff SS, Abdelwahab J, Park J, Kreiswirth B, Driscoll J, Zhao B. "Strain-specific differences in two large Mycobacterium tuberculosis genotype clusters in isolates collected from homeless patients in New York City from 2001 to 2004." Journal of clinical microbiology.. 2006 Aug; 44(8):2890-6.
2006 Jul 1
Driver CR, Macaraig M, McElroy PD, Clark C, Munsiff SS, Kreiswirth B, Driscoll J, Zhao B. "Which patients' factors predict the rate of growth of Mycobacterium tuberculosis clusters in an urban community?" American journal of epidemiology.. 2006 Jul 1; 164(1):21-31. Epub 2006 Apr 26.
2006 Jun 15
Munsiff SS, Li J, Cook SV, Piatek A, Laraque F, Ebrahimzadeh A, Fujiwara PI. "Trends in drug-resistant Mycobacterium tuberculosis in New York City, 1991-2003." Clinical infectious diseases : an official publication of the Infectious Diseases Society of America.. 2006 Jun 15; 42(12):1702-10. Epub 2006 May 12.
2006 Jun
Munsiff SS, Ahuja SD, Li J, Driver CR. "Public-private collaboration for multidrug-resistant tuberculosis control in New York City." The international journal of tuberculosis and lung disease : the official journal of the International Union against Tuberculosis and Lung Disease. 2006 Jun; 10(6):639-48.
2006 May
Clark CM, Driver CR, Munsiff SS, Driscoll JR, Kreiswirth BN, Zhao B, Ebrahimzadeh A, Salfinger M, Piatek AS, Abdelwahab J. "Universal genotyping in tuberculosis control program, New York City, 2001-2003." Emerging infectious diseases.. 2006 May; 12(5):719-24.
2006 Feb
Sackoff JE, Pfeiffer MR, Driver CR, Streett LS, Munsiff SS, DeHovitz JA. "Tuberculosis prevention for non-US-born pregnant women." American journal of obstetrics and gynecology.. 2006 Feb; 194(2):451-6.
2006
Munsiff SS, Kambili C, Ahuja SD. "Rifapentine for the treatment of pulmonary tuberculosis." Clinical infectious diseases : an official publication of the Infectious Diseases Society of America.. 2006 43(11):1468-75. Epub 2006 Oct 24.
2005 Nov
Driver CR, Stricof RL, Granville K, Munsiff SS, Savranskaya G, Kearns C, Christie A, Oxtoby M. "Tuberculosis in health care workers during declining tuberculosis incidence in New York State." American journal of infection control.. 2005 Nov; 33(9):519-26.
2005 Sep
Clark CM, Li J, Driver CR, Munsiff SS. "Risk factors for drug-resistant tuberculosis among non-US-born persons in New York City." The international journal of tuberculosis and lung disease : the official journal of the International Union against Tuberculosis and Lung Disease. 2005 Sep; 9(9):964-9.
2005 Jul 15
Munsiff SS. "How late after injection can a tuberculin skin test be interpreted?" Clinical infectious diseases : an official publication of the Infectious Diseases Society of America.. 2005 Jul 15; 41(2):271; author reply 271.
2005 Jul 1
Li J, Munsiff SS, Driver CR, Sackoff J. "Relapse and acquired rifampin resistance in HIV-infected patients with tuberculosis treated with rifampin- or rifabutin-based regimens in New York City, 1997-2000." Clinical infectious diseases : an official publication of the Infectious Diseases Society of America.. 2005 Jul 1; 41(1):83-91. Epub 2005 May 26.
2005 Jun
Frieden TR, Munsiff SS. "The DOTS strategy for controlling the global tuberculosis epidemic." Clinics in chest medicine. 2005 Jun; 26(2):197-205, v.
2005 May 15
Munsiff SS, Ahuja SD. "Patients with drug-resistant tuberculosis who were treated with standardized short-course chemotherapy." Clinical infectious diseases : an official publication of the Infectious Diseases Society of America.. 2005 May 15; 40(10):1549-50.
2005
Driver CR, Matus SP, Bayuga S, Winters AI, Munsiff SS. "Factors associated with tuberculosis treatment interruption in New York City." Journal of public health management and practice : JPHMP.. 2005 11(4):361-8.
2004
Li J, Burzynski JN, Lee YA, Berg D, Driver CR, Ridzon R, Munsiff SS. "Use of therapeutic drug monitoring for multidrug-resistant tuberculosis patients." Chest.. 2004 126(6):1770-6.
2003 Nov
Cook S, Maw KL, Munsiff SS, Fujiwara PI, Frieden TR. "Prevalence of tuberculin skin test positivity and conversions among healthcare workers in New York City during 1994 to 2001." Infection control and hospital epidemiology : the official journal of the Society of Hospital Epidemiologists of America.. 2003 Nov; 24(11):807-13.
2003 Sep 13
Frieden TR, Sterling TR, Munsiff SS, Watt CJ, Dye C. "Tuberculosis." Lancet.. 2003 Sep 13; 362(9387):887-99.
2003 Aug 1
Munsiff SS, Nivin B, Sacajiu G, Mathema B, Bifani P, Kreiswirth BN. "Persistence of a highly resistant strain of tuberculosis in New York City during 1990-1999." The Journal of infectious diseases.. 2003 Aug 1; 188(3):356-63. Epub 2003 Jul 18.
2003 May
Li JH, Driver CR, Munsiff SS, Yip R, Fujiwara PI. "Differential decline in tuberculosis incidence among US- and non-US-born persons in New York City." The international journal of tuberculosis and lung disease : the official journal of the International Union against Tuberculosis and Lung Disease. 2003 May; 7(5):451-7.
2003 Apr
Gounder CR, Driver CR, Scholten JN, Shen H, Munsiff SS. "Tuberculin testing and risk of tuberculosis infection among New York City schoolchildren." Pediatrics.. 2003 Apr; 111(4 Pt 1):e309-15.
2003 Mar 27
Sterling T, Munsiff SS, Frieden TR. "Management of latent tuberculosis infection in immigrants." The New England journal of medicine.. 2003 Mar 27; 348(13):1289-92; author reply 1289-92.
2003
Scholten JN, Driver CR, Munsiff SS, Kaye K, Rubino MA, Gourevitch MN, Trim C, Amofa J, Seewald R, Highley E, Fujiwara PI. "Effectiveness of isoniazid treatment for latent tuberculosis infection among human immunodeficiency virus (HIV)-infected and HIV-uninfected injection drug users in methadone programs." Clinical infectious diseases : an official publication of the Infectious Diseases Society of America.. 2003 37(12):1686-92. Epub 2003 Nov 17.
2003
Li J, Driver CR, Munsiff SS, Fujiwara PI. "Finding contacts of homeless tuberculosis patients in New York City." The international journal of tuberculosis and lung disease : the official journal of the International Union against Tuberculosis and Lung Disease. 2003 7(12 Suppl 3):S397-404.
2003
Driver CR, Balcewicz-Sablinska MK, Kim Z, Scholten J, Munsiff SS. "Contact investigations in congregate settings, New York City." The international journal of tuberculosis and lung disease : the official journal of the International Union against Tuberculosis and Lung Disease. 2003 7(12 Suppl 3):S432-8.
2002 Nov
Munsiff SS, Bassoff T, Nivin B, Li J, Sharma A, Bifani P, Mathema B, Driscoll J, Kreiswirth BN. "Molecular epidemiology of multidrug-resistant tuberculosis, New York City, 1995-1997." Emerging infectious diseases.. 2002 Nov; 8(11):1230-8.
2002 Mar
Sundaram V, Fujiwara PI, Driver CR, Osahan SS, Munsiff SS. "Yield of continued monthly sputum evaluation among tuberculosis patients after culture conversion." The international journal of tuberculosis and lung disease : the official journal of the International Union against Tuberculosis and Lung Disease. 2002 Mar; 6(3):238-45.
2002
Driver CR, Cordova IM, Munsiff SS. "Targeting tuberculosis testing: the yield of source case investigations for young children with reactive tuberculin skin tests." Public health reports.. 2002 117(4):366-72.
2001 Nov 15
Driver CR, Munsiff SS, Li J, Kundamal N, Osahan SS. "Relapse in persons treated for drug-susceptible tuberculosis in a population with high coinfection with human immunodeficiency virus in New York City." Clinical infectious diseases : an official publication of the Infectious Diseases Society of America.. 2001 Nov 15; 33(10):1762-9. Epub 2001 Oct 10.
2001 Oct
Lee YA, Munsiff SS, Li J, Driver CR, Mathema B, Kreiswirth BN. "Rising number of tuberculosis cases among Tibetans in New York City." Journal of immigrant health. 2001 Oct; 3(4):173-80.
2001
Bifani P, Mathema B, Campo M, Moghazeh S, Nivin B, Shashkina E, Driscoll J, Munsiff SS, Frothingham R, Kreiswirth BN. "Molecular identification of streptomycin monoresistant Mycobacterium tuberculosis related to multidrug-resistant W strain." Emerging infectious diseases.. 2001 7(5):842-8.
2000 Aug
Nivin B, Driscoll J, Glaser T, Bifani P, Munsiff S. "Use of spoligotype analysis to detect laboratory cross-contamination." Infection control and hospital epidemiology : the official journal of the Society of Hospital Epidemiologists of America.. 2000 Aug; 21(8):525-7.
1999 Jan 14
Sundaram V, Driver CR, Munsiff SS. "Tuberculosis treatment practices in the era of protease inhibitors: a provider survey." AIDS.. 1999 Jan 14; 13(1):149-50.
1998 Apr
Munsiff SS, Driver C. "Drug-susceptible tuberculosis." The Journal of infectious diseases.. 1998 Apr; 177(4):1138-9.
1998
Munsiff SS, Alpert PL, Gourevitch MN, Chang CJ, Klein RS. "A prospective study of tuberculosis and HIV disease progression." Journal of acquired immune deficiency syndromes and human retrovirology : official publication of the International Retrovirology Association. 1998 19(4):361-6.
1997 Oct
Nivin B, Kaye K, Munsiff SS. "Detection of laboratory cross-contamination of Mycobacterium Mycobacteriu cultures." Clinical infectious diseases : an official publication of the Infectious Diseases Society of America.. 1997 Oct; 25(4):943.
1997 Apr
Alpert PL, Munsiff SS, Gourevitch MN, Greenberg B, Klein RS. "A prospective study of tuberculosis and human immunodeficiency virus infection: clinical manifestations and factors associated with survival." Clinical infectious diseases : an official publication of the Infectious Diseases Society of America.. 1997 Apr; 24(4):661-8.
1997 Mar 19
Kaye K, Nivin B, Munsiff S, Fujiwara PI. "Laboratory errors and the misdiagnosis of tuberculosis." JAMA.. 1997 Mar 19; 277(11):882-3.
1997
Munsiff SS, Joseph S, Ebrahimzadeh A, Frieden TR. "Rifampin-monoresistant tuberculosis in New York City, 1993-1994." Clinical infectious diseases : an official publication of the Infectious Diseases Society of America.. 1997 25(6):1465-7.
1996 Aug 1
Goletti D, Weissman D, Jackson RW, Graham NM, Vlahov D, Klein RS, Munsiff SS, Ortona L, Cauda R, Fauci AS. "Effect of Mycobacterium tuberculosis on HIV replication. Role of immune activation." The Journal of immunology : official journal of the American Association of Immunologists.. 1996 Aug 1; 157(3):1271-8.
1993 Jul 10
Frieden TR, Munsiff SS, Low DE, Willey BM, Williams G, Faur Y, Eisner W, Warren S, Kreiswirth B. "Emergence of vancomycin-resistant enterococci in New York City." Lancet.. 1993 Jul 10; 342(8863):76-9.

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