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Hickey AJ, Durham PG, Dharmadhikari A, Nardell EA.  Inhaled drug treatment for tuberculosis: Past progress and future prospects. J Control Release. 2016 Oct 28;240:127-134. doi:  10.1016/j.jconrel.2015.11.018. PubMed PMID: 26596254.


van Breda SV, Buys A, Apostolides Z, Nardell EA, Stoltz AC. The antimicrobial effect of colistin methanesulfonate on Mycobacterium tuberculosis in vitro.  Tuberculosis (Edinb). 2015 Jul;95(4):440-6. doi: 10.1016/ PubMed PMID: 26038290.


Dharmadhikari AS, Kabadi M, Gerety B, Hickey AJ, Fourie PB, Nardell E. Phase I, single-dose, dose-escalating study of inhaled dry powder capreomycin: a new approach to therapy of drug-resistant tuberculosis.  Antimicrob Agents Chemother.  2013 Jun;57(6):2613-9. doi: 10.1128/AAC.02346-12. PubMed PMID: 23529740; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC3716148.

Barrera E, Livchits V, Nardell E. F-A-S-T: a refocused, intensified, administrative tuberculosis transmission control strategy. Int J Tuberc Lung Dis. 2015 Apr;19(4):381-4. doi: 10.5588/ijtld.14.0680. Review. PubMed PMID: 25859991.

Milonova S, Rudnick S, McDevitt J, Nardell E. Occupant UV exposure measurements for upper-room ultraviolet germicidal irradiation. J Photochem Photobiol B. 2016 Jun;159:88-92. doi:  10.1016/j.jphotobiol.2016.03.009. PubMed PMID: 27038734; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC4854786.


Mphaphlele M, Dharmadhikari AS, Jensen PA, Rudnick SN, van Reenen TH, Pagano MA, Leuschner W, Sears TA, Milonova SP, van der Walt M, Stoltz AC, Weyer K, Nardell EA. Institutional Tuberculosis Transmission. Controlled Trial of Upper Room Ultraviolet Air Disinfection: A Basis for New Dosing Guidelines.   Am J Respir Crit Care Med. 2015 Aug 15;192(4):477-84. doi: 10.1164/rccm.201501-0060OC. PubMed PMID: 25928547; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC4595666.


Rahman SF, Rudnick SN, Milonova SP, McDevitt JJ, Nardell EA. Influence of Bioaerosol Source Location and Ceiling Fan Direction on Eggcrate Upper-room Ultraviolet Germicidal Irradiation.  Br J Appl Sci Technol. 2014 Sep;4(26):3856-3861. PubMed PMID: 26594636; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC4652796.


Zhu S, Srebric J, Rudnick SN, Vincent RL, Nardell EA. Numerical Modeling of Indoor Environment with a Ceiling Fan and an Upper-Room Ultraviolet Germicidal Irradiation System. Build Environ. 2014 Feb;72:116-124. PubMed PMID: 24426180; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC3888502.


Linnes JC, Rudnick SN, Hunt GM, McDevitt JJ, Nardell EA. Eggcrate UV: a whole ceiling upper-room ultraviolet germicidal irradiation system for air disinfection in occupied rooms. Indoor Air. 2014 Apr;24(2):116-24. doi: 10.1111/ina.12063. PubMed PMID: 23889191.


Nardell E, Vincent R, Sliney DH. Upper-room ultraviolet germicidal irradiation (UVGI) for air disinfection: a symposium in print.  Photochem Photobiol. 2013 Jul-Aug;89(4):764-9. doi: 10.1111/php.12098. PubMed PMID: 23683092.


Zhu S, Srebric J, Rudnick SN, Vincent RL, Nardell EA.  Numerical investigation of upper-room UVGI disinfection efficacy in an environmental chamber with a ceiling fan.  Photochem Photobiol. 2013 Jul-Aug;89(4):782-91. doi: 10.1111/php.12039. PubMed PMID: 23311354; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC3656133.


Zhang J, Levin R, Angelo R, Vincent R, Brickner P, Ngai P, Nardell EA. A radiometry protocol for UVGI fixtures using a moving-mirror type gonioradiometer.  J Occup Environ Hyg. 2012;9(3):140-8. doi: 10.1080/15459624.2011.648569. PubMed PMID: 22332869.


Radonovich LJ, Martinello RA, Hodgson M, Milton DK, Nardell EA. Influenza and ultraviolet germicidal irradiation.  Virol J. 2008 Dec 16;5:149. doi: 10.1186/1743-422X-5-149. PubMed PMID: 19087288; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC2615759.


Nardell EA, Bucher SJ, Brickner PW, Wang C, Vincent RL, Becan-McBride K, James MA, Michael M, Wright JD. Safety of upper-room ultraviolet germicidal air disinfection for room occupants: results from the Tuberculosis Ultraviolet Shelter Study.  Public Health Rep. 2008 Jan-Feb;123(1):52-60. PubMed PMID:  18348480; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC2099326.


First MW, Weker RA, Yasui S, Nardell EA. Monitoring human exposures to upper-room germicidal ultraviolet irradiation.  J Occup Environ Hyg. 2005 May;2(5):285-92. PubMed PMID: 15848970.


Brickner PW, Vincent RL, First M, Nardell E, Murray M, Kaufman W. The application of ultraviolet germicidal irradiation to control transmission of airborne disease: bioterrorism countermeasure.  Public Health Rep. 2003 Mar-Apr;118(2):99-114. Review. PubMed PMID: 12690064; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC1497517.


**Nardell EA. Use and misuse of germicidal UV air disinfection for TB in high-prevalence settings. Int J Tuberc Lung Dis. 2002 Aug;6(8):647-8. PubMed PMID: 12150472.


Ko G, Burge HA, Nardell EA, Thompson KM. Estimation of tuberculosis risk and incidence under upper room ultraviolet germicidal irradiation in a waiting room in a hypothetical scenario. Risk Anal. 2001 Aug;21(4):657-73. PubMed PMID: 11726019.


Nardell EA. Interrupting transmission from patients with unsuspected tuberculosis: a unique role for upper-room ultraviolet air disinfection. Am J Infect Control. 1995 Apr;23(2):156-64. Review. PubMed PMID: 7639402.


Riley RL, Nardell EA. Clearing the air. The theory and application of ultraviolet air disinfection. Am Rev Respir Dis. 1989 May;139(5):1286-94. Review.  PubMed PMID: 2653151.

Albert H, Nathavitharana RR, Isaacs C, Pai M, Denkinger CM, Boehme CC. Development, roll-out and impact of Xpert MTB/RIF for tuberculosis: what lessons have we learnt and how can we do better?

Eur Respir J. 2016 Aug;48(2):516-25. doi: 10.1183/13993003.00543-2016. Review. PubMed PMID: 27418550; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC4967565.


Kunkel A, Abel Zur Wiesch P, Nathavitharana RR, Marx FM, Jenkins HE, Cohen T. Smear positivity in paediatric and adult tuberculosis: systematic review and meta-analysis.  BMC Infect Dis. 2016 Jun 13;16:282. doi: 10.1186/s12879-016-1617-9. PubMed PMID: 27296716; PubMed Central PMCID:



Nathavitharana RR, Hillemann D, Schumacher SG, Schlueter B, Ismail N, Omar SV, Sikhondze W, Havumaki J, Valli E, Boehme C, Denkinger CM.    Multicenter Noninferiority Evaluation of Hain GenoType MTBDRplus Version 2 and Nipro NTM+MDRTB Line Probe Assays for Detection of Rifampin and Isoniazid Resistance. J Clin Microbiol. 2016 Jun;54(6):1624-30. doi: 10.1128/JCM.00251-16. PubMed PMID:

27076658; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC4879293.


Pai M, Nathavitharana R. Extrapulmonary Tuberculosis: New Diagnostics and New Policies Indian J Chest Dis Allied Sci. 2014 Apr-Jun;56(2):71-3. PubMed PMID: 25230546.

Albert H, Nathavitharana RR, Denkinger CM, Isaacs C, Boehme CC. Tuberculosis prevention must integrate technological and basic care innovation.   Eur Respir J. 2016 Nov;48(5):1531-1532. doi: 10.1183/13993003.01601-2016. PubMed PMID: 27799403.


van Cutsem G, Isaakidis P, Farley J, Nardell E, Volchenkov G, Cox H. Infection Control for Drug-Resistant Tuberculosis: Early Diagnosis and Treatment Is the Key. Clin Infect Dis. 2016 May 15;62 Suppl 3:S238-43. doi: 10.1093/cid/ciw012.  PubMed PMID: 27118853; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC4845888.


Nardell EA.  Indoor environmental control of tuberculosis and other airborne infections.  Indoor Air. 2016 Feb;26(1):79-87. doi: 10.1111/ina.12232. PubMed PMID: 26178270.


Yuen CM, Amanullah F, Dharmadhikari A, Nardell EA, Seddon JA, Vasilyeva I, Zhao Y, Keshavjee S, Becerra MC. Turning off the tap: stopping tuberculosis transmission through active case-finding and prompt effective treatment.  Lancet.   2015 Dec 5;386(10010):2334-43. doi: 10.1016/S0140-6736(15)00322-0. Review. PubMed  PMID: 26515675.


Nardell EA. Transmission and Institutional Infection Control of Tuberculosis.   Cold Spring Harb Perspect Med. 2015 Aug 20;6(2):a018192. doi:  10.1101/cshperspect.a018192. Review. PubMed PMID: 26292985.


Nathavitharana RR, Friedland JS. A tale of two global emergencies:  tuberculosis control efforts can learn from the Ebola outbreak. Eur Respir J. 2015 Aug;46(2):293-6. doi: 10.1183/13993003.00436-2015. PubMed PMID: 26232473.


Seaworth BJ, Armitige LY, Aronson NE, Hoft DF, Fleenor ME, Gardner AF, Harris DA, Stricof RL, Nardell EA. Multidrug-resistant tuberculosis. Recommendations for reducing risk during travel for healthcare and humanitarian work.   Ann Am Thorac Soc. 2014 Mar;11(3):286-95. doi: 10.1513/AnnalsATS.201309-312PS. PubMed PMID:  24673692.


Dharmadhikari AS, Mphahlele M, Stoltz A, Venter K, Mathebula R, Masotla T, Lubbe W, Pagano M, First M, Jensen PA, van der Walt M, Nardell EA. Surgical face masks worn by patients with multidrug-resistant tuberculosis: impact on infectivity of air on a hospital ward.  Am J Respir Crit Care Med. 2012 May

15;185(10):1104-9. doi: 10.1164/rccm.201107-1190OC. PubMed PMID: 22323300; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC3359891.


Nardell E, Churchyard G. What is thwarting tuberculosis prevention in high-burden settings? N Engl J Med. 2011 Jul 7;365(1):79-81. doi: 10.1056/NEJMe1105555. PubMed PMID: 21732840.


Nardell E, Dharmadhikari A. Turning off the spigot: reducing drug-resistant tuberculosis transmission in resource-limited settings.  Int J Tuberc Lung Dis. 2010 Oct;14(10):1233-43. Review. PubMed PMID: 20843413; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC3709569.


Bock NN, Jensen PA, Miller B, Nardell E. Tuberculosis infection control in resource-limited settings in the era of expanding HIV care and treatment.   J Infect Dis. 2007 Aug 15;196 Suppl 1:S108-13. Review. PubMed PMID: 17624819.


Nardell EA. Environmental infection control of tuberculosis. Semin Respir Infect. 2003 Dec;18(4):307-19. Review. PubMed PMID: 14679478.


Nardell EA. Issues facing TB control (4.1). Nosocomial tuberculosis transmission–problems of health care workers. Scott Med J. 2000 Oct;45(5 Suppl):34-7. Review. PubMed PMID: 11130312.


Yokoe DS, Subramanyan GS, Nardell E, Sharnprapai S, McCray E, Platt R. Supplementing tuberculosis surveillance with automated data from health maintenance organizations.  Emerg Infect Dis. 1999 Nov-Dec;5(6):779-87. PubMed PMID: 10603211; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC2640806.


Nardell EA. Air sampling for tuberculosis- homage to the lowly guinea pig.  Chest. 1999 Oct;116(4):1143-5. PubMed PMID: 10531196.


Farmer P, Furin J, Bayona J, Becerra M, Henry C, Hiatt H, Kim JY, Mitnick C, Nardell E, Shin S. Management of MDR-TB in resource-poor countries. Int J Tuberc Lung Dis. 1999 Aug;3(8):643-5. PubMed PMID: 10460095.


Fennelly KP, Nardell EA. The relative efficacy of respirators and room ventilation in preventing occupational tuberculosis. Infect Control Hosp Epidemiol. 1998 Oct;19(10):754-9. PubMed PMID: 9801283.


Nardell EA. The role of ventilation in preventing nosocomial transmission of tuberculosis. Int J Tuberc Lung Dis. 1998 Sep;2(9 Suppl 1):S110-7. PubMed PMID:  9755975.


Farmer P, Nardell E.  Nihilism and pragmatism in tuberculosis control.  Am J Public Health. 1998 Jul;88(7):1014-5. PubMed PMID: 9663143; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC1508280.


Singleton L, Turner M, Haskal R, Etkind S, Tricarico M, Nardell E. Long-term hospitalization for tuberculosis control. Experience with a medical-psychosocial inpatient unit.  JAMA. 1997 Sep 10;278(10):838-42. PubMed PMID: 9293992.


Brewer TF, Wilson ME, Nardell EA. BCG immunization: review of past experience, current use, and future prospects. Curr Clin Top Infect Dis. 1995;15:253-70. Review. PubMed PMID: 7546371.


Nardell EA. Fans, filters, or rays? Pros and cons of the current environmental tuberculosis control technologies. Infect Control Hosp Epidemiol. 1993 Dec;14(12):681-5. PubMed PMID: 8132991.


Nardell EA. Environmental control of tuberculosis. Med Clin North Am. 1993 Nov;77(6):1315-34. Review. PubMed PMID: 8231415.


Nardell EA, Keegan J, Cheney SA, Etkind SC. Airborne infection. Theoretical limits of protection achievable by building ventilation.   Am Rev Respir Dis. 1991 Aug;144(2):302-6. PubMed PMID: 1907115.


Nardell EA. Nosocomial tuberculosis in the AIDS era: strategies for interrupting transmission in developed countries. Bull Int Union Tuberc Lung Dis. 1991 Jun-Sep;66(2-3):107-11. PubMed PMID: 1756291.


Nardell EA. Dodging droplet nuclei. Reducing the probability of nosocomial tuberculosis transmission in the AIDS era. Am Rev Respir Dis. 1990 Sep;142(3):501-3. PubMed PMID: 2389900.


Steinberg JL, Nardell EA, Kass EH. Antibiotic prophylaxis after exposure to antibiotic-resistant Mycobacterium tuberculosis. Rev Infect Dis. 1988 Nov-Dec;10(6):1208-19. PubMed PMID: 3144726.


Nathavitharana RR, Peters J, Lederer P, von Delft A, Farley JE, Pai M, Jaramillo E, Raviglione M, Nardell E.  Engaging health-care workers to reduce tuberculosis transmission.  Lancet Infect Dis. 2016 Aug;16(8):883-5. doi:  10.1016/S1473-3099(16)30199-2. PubMed PMID: 27477968.


Verani AR, Emerson CN, Lederer P, Lipke G, Kapata N, Lanje S, Peters AC, Zulu I, Marston BJ, Miller B. The role of the law in reducing tuberculosis Bull World Health Organ. 2016 Jun 1;94(6):415-23. doi: 10.2471/BLT.15.156927. PubMed PMID: 27274593; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC4890205.


Dharmadhikari AS, Mphahlele M, Venter K, Stoltz A, Mathebula R, Masotla T, van der Walt M, Pagano M, Jensen P, Nardell E. Rapid impact of effective treatment on transmission of multidrug-resistant tuberculosis.  Int J Tuberc Lung Dis. 2014 Sep;18(9):1019-25. doi: 10.5588/ijtld.13.0834. PubMed PMID: 25189547; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC4692272.


Dharmadhikari AS, Basaraba RJ, Van Der Walt ML, Weyer K, Mphahlele M, Venter K, Jensen PA, First MW, Parsons S, McMurray DN, Orme IM, Nardell EA. Natural infection of guinea pigs exposed to patients with highly drug-resistant tuberculosis. Tuberculosis (Edinb). 2011 Jul;91(4):329-38. doi:

10.1016/ PubMed PMID: 21478054; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC3339040.


Nardell EA. Catching droplet nuclei: toward a better understanding of tuberculosis transmission.   Am J Respir Crit Care Med. 2004 Mar 1;169(5):553-4. PubMed PMID: 14982820.


Nardell EA, Brickner PW. Tuberculosis in New York City: focal transmission of an often fatal disease. JAMA. 1996 Oct 16;276(15):1259-60. PubMed PMID: 8849755.


Nardell E, McInnis B, Thomas B, Weidhaas S. Exogenous reinfection with tuberculosis in a shelter for the homeless. N Engl J Med. 1986 Dec 18;315(25):1570-5. PubMed PMID: 3097543.

Tierney DB, Milstein MB, Manjourides J, Furin JJ, Mitnick CD. Treatment Outcomes for Adolescents With Multidrug-Resistant Tuberculosis in Lima, Peru. Glob Pediatr Health. 2016 Oct 26;3:2333794X16674382. PubMed PMID: 27826599; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC5084611.


Cazabon D, Alsdurf H, Satyanarayana S, Nathavitharana R, Subbaraman R, Daftary A, Pai M. Quality of tuberculosis care in high burden countries: the urgent need to address gaps in the care cascade.  Int J Infect Dis. 2016 Oct 26. pii: S1201-9712(16)31200-0. doi: 10.1016/j.ijid.2016.10.016. [Epub ahead of print] Review. PubMed PMID: 27794468.


Subbaraman R, Nathavitharana RR, Satyanarayana S, Pai M, Thomas BE, Chadha VK, Rade K, Swaminathan S, Mayer KH. The Tuberculosis Cascade of Care in India’s Public Sector:  A Systematic Review and Meta-analysis.   PLoS Med. 2016 Oct 25;13(10):e1002149. doi: 10.1371/journal.pmed.1002149. PubMed PMID: 27780217; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC5079571.


Franke MF, Becerra MC, Tierney DB, Rich ML, Bonilla C, Bayona J, McLaughlin MM, Mitnick CD.  Counting pyrazinamide in regimens for multidrug-resistant tuberculosis.  Ann Am Thorac Soc. 2015 May;12(5):674-9. doi: 10.1513/AnnalsATS.201411-538OC. PubMed PMID: 25664920; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC4418338.


Lederer P, Briggs M, Hassani AS, Date A.  TB-HAART trial. Lancet Infect Dis. 2015 Jan;15(1):14. doi: 10.1016/S1473-3099(14)71028-X. PubMed PMID: 25541162.


Tierney DB, Franke MF, Becerra MC, Alcántara Virú FA, Bonilla CA, Sánchez E, Guerra D, Muñoz M, Llaro K, Palacios E, Mestanza L, Hurtado RM, Furin JJ, Shin S, Mitnick CD.  Time to culture conversion and regimen composition in multidrug-resistant tuberculosis treatment.  PLoS One. 2014 Sep 19;9(9):e108035. doi: 10.1371/journal.pone.0108035. PubMed PMID: 25238411; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC4169600.


Jacobson KR, Tierney DB, Jeon CY, Mitnick CD, Murray MB. Treatment outcomes among patients with extensively drug-resistant tuberculosis:  systematic review and meta-analysis.   Clin Infect Dis. 2010 Jul 1;51(1):6-14. doi: 10.1086/653115. Review. PubMed PMID: 20504231; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC4013786.


Keshavjee S, Gelmanova IY, Farmer PE, Mishustin SP, Strelis AK, Andreev YG, Pasechnikov AD, Atwood S, Mukherjee JS, Rich ML, Furin JJ, Nardell EA, Kim JY, Shin SS. Treatment of extensively drug-resistant tuberculosis in Tomsk, Russia: a retrospective cohort study.   Lancet. 2008 Oct 18;372(9647):1403-9. doi:

10.1016/S0140-6736(08)61204-0. PubMed PMID: 18723218.


Keshavjee S, Gelmanova IY, Pasechnikov AD, Mishustin SP, Andreev YG, Yedilbayev A, Furin JJ, Mukherjee JS, Rich ML, Nardell EA, Farmer PE, Kim JY, Shin SS. Treating multidrug-resistant tuberculosis in Tomsk, Russia: developing programs that address the linkage between poverty and disease.   Ann N Y Acad Sci. 2008;1136:1-11. PubMed PMID: 17954675.


Nardell EA, Mitnick CD. Are second-line drugs necessary to control multidrug-resistant tuberculosis? J Infect Dis. 2006 Nov 1;194(9):1194-6. PubMed PMID: 17041843.


Rich ML, Socci AR, Mitnick CD, Nardell EA, Becerra MC, Bonilla C, Bayona J, Seung KJ, Furin J, Farmer PE, Mukherjee JS. Representative drug susceptibility patterns for guiding design of retreatment regimens for MDR-TB.   Int J Tuberc Lung Dis. 2006 Mar;10(3):290-6. PubMed PMID: 16562709.


Nardell EA, Rubin EJ. Once upon a time. . . improved intermittent therapy for tuberculosis–fact or fable?    Am J Respir Crit Care Med. 2005 Dec 1;172(11):1361-2. PubMed PMID: 16301300.


**Timperi R, Han LL, Sloutsky A, Becerra MC, Nardell EA, Salazar JJ, Smith-Fawzi MC. Drug resistance profiles of Mycobacterium tuberculosis isolates:  five years’ experience and insight into treatment strategies for MDR-TB in Lima, Peru.   Int J Tuberc Lung Dis. 2005 Feb;9(2):175-80. PubMed PMID: 15732737.


Nardell EA.  Impact of DOTS and DOTS-plus on multidrug resistant TB: DOTS-plus strengthens, not weakens, DOTS programmes. BMJ. 2003 Jul 19;327(7407):164; author reply 164. PubMed PMID: 12869471; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC1126525.


Northrup JM, Miller AC, Nardell E, Sharnprapai S, Etkind S, Driscoll J, McGarry M, Taber HW, Elvin P, Qualls NL, Braden CR. Estimated costs of false laboratory diagnoses of tuberculosis in three patients.   Emerg Infect Dis. 2002 Nov;8(11):1264-70. PubMed PMID: 12453354; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC2738552.


Subramanyan GS, Yokoe DS, Sharnprapai S, Nardell E, McCray E, Platt R. Using automated pharmacy records to assess the management of tuberculosis.  Emerg Infect Dis. 1999 Nov-Dec;5(6):788-91. PubMed PMID: 10603212; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC2640807.


Nardell EA. Beyond four drugs. Public health policy and the treatment of the individual patient with tuberculosis. Am Rev Respir Dis. 1993 Jul;148(1):2-5. PubMed PMID: 8317799.


Etkind S, Boutotte J, Ford J, Singleton L, Nardell EA. Treating hard-to-treat tuberculosis patients in Massachusetts. Semin Respir Infect. 1991 Dec;6(4):273-82. PubMed PMID: 1810006.


Nardell EA. Chemotherapy for tuberculosis. Ann Intern Med. 1981 Jan;94(1):138. PubMed PMID: 7447212.

Hargreaves S, Lönnroth K, Nellums LB, Olaru ID, Nathavitharana RR, Norredam M, Friedland JS. Multidrug-resistant tuberculosis and migration to Europe.  Clin Microbiol Infect. 2016 Sep 23. pii: S1198-743X(16)30397-4. doi: 10.1016/j.cmi.2016.09.009. [Epub ahead of print] Review. PubMed PMID: 27665703.


McGillen KL, Boos J, Nathavitharana R, Brook A, Sun MR, Siewert B, Raptopoulos V, Kane R, Sheiman R, Brook OR. Diagnostic yield and clinical impact of microbiologic diagnosis from CT-guided drainage in patients previously treated with empiric antibiotics.  Abdom Radiol (NY). 2016 Sep 21. [Epub ahead of print] PubMed PMID: 27654990.


Bouffard MA, Nathavitharana RR, Yassa DS, Torun N.  Re-Treatment With Ethambutol After Toxic Optic Neuropathy. J Neuroophthalmol. 2016 Sep 9. [Epub ahead of print] PubMed PMID: 27636749.


von Keudell A, Nathavitharana R, Yassa D, Abdeen A. An unusual pathogen for prosthetic joint infection. Lancet Infect Dis. 2016 Apr;16(4):506. doi: 10.1016/S1473-3099(15)00398-9. PubMed PMID: 27036357.


Nathavitharana RR, Fleischmann-Rose K, Yassa DS, Wertheimer MD, Alonso CD. An Unusual Cause of a Breast Mass in a Patient from China. Am J Trop Med Hyg. 2015 Aug;93(2):347-9. doi: 10.4269/ajtmh.15-0235. PubMed PMID: 26033021; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC4530759.


von Delft A, Dramowski A, Khosa C, Kotze K, Lederer P, Mosidi T, Peters JA, Smith J, van der Westhuizen HM, von Delft D, Willems B, Bates M, Craig G, Maeurer M, Marais BJ, Mwaba P, Nunes EA, Nyirenda T, Oliver M, Zumla A. Why healthcare workers are sick of TB.  Int J Infect Dis. 2015 Mar;32:147-51. doi:

10.1016/j.ijid.2014.12.003. PubMed PMID: 25809771.


Pyrgiotakis G, McDevitt J, Gao Y, Branco A, Eleftheriadou M, Lemos B, Nardell E, Demokritou P. Mycobacteria inactivation using Engineered Water Nanostructures (EWNS).   Nanomedicine. 2014 Aug;10(6):1175-83. doi: 10.1016/j.nano.2014.02.016. PubMed PMID: 24632246; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC4671489.


**Dharmadhikari A, Smith J, Nardell E, Churchyard G, Keshavjee S. Aspiring to zero tuberculosis deaths among southern Africa’s miners: is there a way forward?  Int J Health Serv. 2013;43(4):651-64. PubMed PMID: 24397232.


Pollock NR, McAdam AJ, Pai M, Nardell EA, Bernardo J, Banaei N, Mobo J.  Interferon γ-release assays for diagnosis of latent tuberculosis in healthcare workers in low-incidence settings: pros and cons.   Clin Chem. 2014 May;60(5):714-8. doi: 10.1373/clinchem.2012.201178. PubMed PMID: 24100806.


Fong EJ, Sharma Y, Fallica B, Tierney DB, Fortune SM, Zaman MH. Decoupling directed and passive motion in dynamic systems: particle tracking microrheology of sputum.  Ann Biomed Eng. 2013 Apr;41(4):837-46. doi: 10.1007/s10439-012-0721-2. PubMed PMID: 23271563; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC3763957.


Nardell EA. Programmatic management of multidrug-resistant tuberculosis—15 years later.   Int J Tuberc Lung Dis. 2011 Oct;15(10):1280. doi: 10.5588/ijtld.11.0604. PubMed PMID: 22283883.


Dharmadhikari AS, Nardell E. Serial acid fast bacilli smear and culture conversion rates over 26 weeks in a cohort of 93 sputum culture–positive tuberculosis (TB).  Clin Infect Dis. 2011 Feb 15;52(4):554-6. doi:

10.1093/cid/ciq182. Erratum in: Clin Infect Dis. 2012 Nov 15;55(10):1439. PubMed PMID: 21258108; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC3060903.


Mazurek GH, Jereb J, Vernon A, LoBue P, Goldberg S, Castro K; IGRA Expert Committee.; Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC).  Updated guidelines for using Interferon Gamma Release Assays to detect Mycobacterium tuberculosis infection – United States, 2010.  MMWR Recomm Rep. 2010 Jun 25;59(RR-5):1-25.  PubMed PMID: 20577159.


Churchyard GJ, Friedland G, Fielding K, Nardell E. Opportunities afforded by new drugs for tuberculosis. Lancet Infect Dis. 2010 Jun;10(6):368-9. doi: 10.1016/S1473-3099(10)70095-5. PubMed PMID:  20510274.


Pollock NR, Kashino SS, Napolitano DR, Sloutsky A, Joshi S, Guillet J, Wong M, Nardell E, Campos-Neto A. Evaluation of the effect of treatment of latent tuberculosis infection on QuantiFERON-TB gold assay results. Infect Control Hosp Epidemiol. 2009 Apr;30(4):392-5. doi: 10.1086/596606. PubMed PMID: 19236281; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC3571094.


Pollock NR, Campos-Neto A, Kashino S, Napolitano D, Behar SM, Shin D, Sloutsky A, Joshi S, Guillet J, Wong M, Nardell E. Discordant QuantiFERON-TB Gold test results among US healthcare workers with increased risk of latent tuberculosis infection: a problem or solution?  Infect Control Hosp Epidemiol.

2008 Sep;29(9):878-86. doi: 10.1086/590262. PubMed PMID: 18713053; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC3578293.


Dharmadhikari AS, Nardell EA. What animal models teach humans about tuberculo. Am J Respir Cell Mol Biol. 2008 Nov;39(5):503-8. doi: 10.1165/rcmb.2008-0154TR. Review. PubMed PMID: 18556589; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC4674828.


Nathavitharana R, Coronel J, Moore DA. Solar disinfection of MODS mycobacterial cultures in resource-poor settings.  PLoS One. 2007 Oct 31;2(10):e1100. PubMed PMID: 17971863; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC2042512.


Friedland G, Churchyard GJ, Nardell E. Tuberculosis and HIV coinfection: current state of knowledge and research priorities.  J Infect Dis. 2007 Aug 15;196 Suppl 1:S1-3. PubMed PMID: 17624818.


Hohmuth BA, Yamanija JC, Dayal AS, Nardell E, Salazar JJ, Smith Fawzi MC. Latent tuberculosis infection: risks to health care students at a hospital in Lima, Peru.  Int J Tuberc Lung Dis. 2006 Oct;10(10):1146-51. PubMed PMID: 17044209.


Nardell EA, Wallis RS. Here today–gone tomorrow: the case for transient acute tuberculosis infection. Am J Respir Crit Care Med. 2006 Oct 1;174(7):734-5. PubMed PMID: 16988164.


Edwards DA, Man JC, Brand P, Katstra JP, Sommerer K, Stone HA, Nardell E, Scheuch G. Inhaling to mitigate exhaled bioaerosols. Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A. 2004 Dec 14;101(50):17383-8. PubMed PMID: 15583121; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC536048.


Ko G, Thompson KM, Nardell EA.  Estimation of tuberculosis risk on a commercial airliner.  Risk Anal. 2004 Apr;24(2):379-88. PubMed PMID: 15078308.


Szot A, Jacobson FL, Munn S, Jazayeri D, Nardell E, Harrison D, Drosten R, Ohno-Machado L, Smeaton LM, Fraser HS. Diagnostic accuracy of chest X-rays acquired using a digital camera for low-cost teleradiology.   Int J Med Inform. 2004 Feb;73(1):65-73. PubMed PMID: 15036080.


Miller AC, Sharnprapai S, Suruki R, Corkren E, Nardell EA, Driscoll JR, McGarry M, Taber H, Etkind S. Impact of genotyping of Mycobacterium tubeculosis on public health practice in Massachusetts.   Emerg Infect Dis. 2002 Nov;8(11):1285-9. PubMed PMID: 12453357; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC2738536.


Sharnprapai S, Miller AC, Suruki R, Corkren E, Etkind S, Driscoll J, McGarry M, Nardell E. Genotyping analyses of tuberculosis cases in U.S.-and foreign-born Massachusetts residents.   Emerg Infect Dis. 2002 Nov;8(11):1239-45. PubMed PMID: 12453348; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC2738545.


Miller AC, Butler WR, McInnis B, Boutotte J, Etkind S, Sharnprapai S, Bernardo J, Driscoll J, McGarry M, Crawford JT, Nardell E. Clonal relationships in a shelter-associated outbreak of drug-resistant tuberculosis: 1983-1997. Int J Tuberc Lung Dis. 2002 Oct;6(10):872-8. PubMed PMID: 12365573.


Murray M, Nardell E. Molecular epidemiology of tuberculosis:  achievements and challenges to current knowledge.   Bull World Health Organ. 2002;80(6):477-82. Review. PubMed PMID: 12132006; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC2567534.


**Farmer P, Bayona J, Becerra M, Furin J, Henry C, Hiatt H, Kim JY, Mitnick C, Nardell E, Shin S. The dilemma of MDR-TB in the global era.  Int J Tuberc Lung Dis. 1998 Nov;2(11):869-76. PubMed PMID: 9848606.


**Nardell EA. Is a tuberculosis exposure a tuberculosis exposure if no one is infected? Infect Control Hosp Epidemiol. 1998 Jul;19(7):484-6. PubMed PMID: 9702569.


**Nardell EA. Needles in haystacks: diagnosing tuberculosis under low prevalence conditions.  Tuber Lung Dis. 1996 Oct;77(5):389-90. PubMed PMID: 8959140.


Nardell EA, Iseman MD, Kubica G, Riley RL, Stead WW, Urbach F. Multidrug-resistant tuberculosis.  N Engl J Med. 1992 Oct 15;327(16):1173-4. PubMed PMID: 1304730.


Nardell EA.  Tuberculosis in homeless, residential care facilities, prisons, nursing homes, and other close communities.  Semin Respir Infect. 1989 Sep;4(3):206-15. Review. PubMed PMID: 2688004.


Patterson WB, Craven DE, Schwartz DA, Nardell EA, Kasmer J, Noble J. Occupational hazards to hospital personnel.   Ann Intern Med. 1985 May;102(5):658-80. Review. PubMed PMID: 3885818.


Nardell EA, Brody JS. Determinants of mechanical properties of rat lung during postnatal development. J Appl Physiol Respir Environ Exerc Physiol. 1982 Jul;53(1):140-8. PubMed PMID: 7118627.


Javaheri S, Nardell EA.   Severe metabolic alkalosis: a case report.  Br Med J (Clin Res Ed). 1981 Oct 17;283(6298):1016-7. PubMed PMID: 6794744; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC1507297.


Javaheri S, Nardell EA, Kazemi H. Role of PCO2 as determinant of CSF [HCO-3] in metabolic acidosis. Respir Physiol. 1979 Feb;36(2):155-66. PubMed PMID: 441571.

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