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JAMA. 1987;258(13):1711-1714. doi:10.1001/jama.1987.03400130025009.
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CDC.  Premature mortality in the United States: public health issues in the use of years of potential life lost . MMWR 1986;35( (2S) ).
CDC.  Changes in premature mortality—United States, 1984-1985 . MMWR 1987;36:55-7.
Wood NP. Unintentional, firearm surveillance, 1970-1984 . Atlanta, Georgia: US Department of Health and Human Services, Public Health Service, CDC, (in press).
Baker SP, O'Neill B, Karpf RS. The injury fact book . Lexington, Massachusetts: Lexington Books, 1984.
CDC.  Premature mortality due to suicide and homicide—United States, 1983 . MMWR 1986;35: 357-60, 365.
Rosenberg ML, Smith JC, Davidson LE, Conn JM.  The emergence of youth suicide: an epidemiologic analysis and public health perspective . Am Rev Public Health 1987;8:417-40.
Link to Article[[XSLOpenURL/10.1146/annurev.pu.08.050187.002221]]
CDC. Suicide surveillance, 1970-1980 . Atlanta, Georgia: US Department of Health and Human Services, Public Health Service, 1985.
CDC. Youth suicide in the United States, 1970-1980 . Atlanta, Georgia: US Department of Health and Human Services, Public Health Service, 1986.
CDC.  Homicide among young black males— United States, 1970-1982 . MMWR 1985;34:629-33.
O'Carroll PW, Mercy JA.  Patterns and recent trends in black homicide . In: Hawkins DF, ed. Homicide among black Americans . New York: University Press of America, 1986.
CDC. Homicide surveillance: high-risk racial and ethnic groups—blacks and Hispanics, 1970 to 1983 . Atlanta, Georgia: US Department of Health and Human Services, Public Health Service, 1986.
YPLL was calculated using the National Center for Health Statistics' detailed mortality data from computerized death certificate tapes for 1984, the latest year for which data are available.
CDC.  Imported dengue fever—United States, 1984 . MMWR 1985;34:488-9.
Hayes GR, Scheppf PP, Johnson EB.  An historical review of the last continental U.S. epidemic of dengue . Mosq News 1971;31:422-7.
Gubler DJ.  Current research on dengue . Curr Topics in Vector Res 1987;3:37-56.
Rosen L, Shroyer DA, Tesh RB, Freier JE, Lien JC.  Transovarial transmission of dengue viruses by mosquitoes: Aedes albopictus and Aedes aegypti . Am J Trop Med Hyg 1983;32:1108-19.
CDC.  Update: Aedes albopictus infestation— United States . MMWR 1986;35:649-51.
CDC.  Penicillinase-producing Neisseria gonorrhoeae—United States, 1986 . MMWR 1987;36:107-8
JAMA LEADS FROM THE MMWR 1987;257: 1579-1580
Perine PL, Schalla W, Siegel MS, et al.  Evidence for two distinct types of penicillinaseproducing Neisseria gonorrhoeae . Lancet 1977; 2:993-5.
Link to Article[[XSLOpenURL/10.1016/S0140-6736(77)92891-4]]
Siegel MS, Thornsberry C, Biddle JW, O'Mara PR, Perine PL, Wiesner PJ.  Penicillinase-producing Neisseria gonorrhoeae: results of surveillance in the United States . J Infect Dis 1978;137:170-5.
Link to Article[[XSLOpenURL/10.1093/infdis/137.2.170]]
Jaffe HW, Biddle JW, Johnson SR, Wiesner PJ.  Infections due to penicillinase-producing Neisseria gonorrhoeae in the United States: 1976-1980 . J Infect Dis 1981;144:191-7.
Link to Article[[XSLOpenURL/10.1093/infdis/144.2.191]]
CDC.  1985 STD treatment guidelines . MMWR 1985;34( (4S) ).
These nine strains were found among 549 isolates from patients with treatment failures. No strains of PPNG were found among the 789 isolates from systematically selected patients.
Five were found by routine screening of systematically selected isolates, and two were from patients referred to DMHC as sexual contacts of patients with confirmed cases of PPNG infection.
California, four cases; Nebraska, Florida, Tennessee, Michigan, and Thailand, one case each.
 Immunization Practices Advisory Committee. Polysaccharide vaccine for prevention of Haemophilus influenzae type b disease . MMWR 1985;34: 201-5.
 Immunization Practices Advisory Committee. ACIP: update: prevention of Haemophilus influenzae type b disease . MMWR 1986;35:170-4, 179-80
JAMA LEADS FROM THE MMWR 1986;255: 1990-1992.

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