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Mercedes Corina Becerra, Sc.D.

Co-Author

This page shows the publications co-authored by Mercedes Becerra and Leonid Lecca.
Connection Strength

2.386
  1. Mapping local hot spots with routine tuberculosis data: A pragmatic approach to identify spatial variability. PLoS One. 2022; 17(3):e0265826.
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    Score: 0.248
  2. Prediction Tool to Identify Children at Highest Risk of Tuberculosis Disease Progression Among Those Exposed at Home. Open Forum Infect Dis. 2021 Nov; 8(11):ofab487.
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    Score: 0.243
  3. Tuberculosis clinical presentation and treatment outcomes in pregnancy: a prospective cohort study. BMC Infect Dis. 2020 Sep 18; 20(1):686.
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    Score: 0.224
  4. Transmissibility and potential for disease progression of drug resistant Mycobacterium tuberculosis: prospective cohort study. BMJ. 2019 10 24; 367:l5894.
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    Score: 0.210
  5. Baseline Predictors of Treatment Outcomes in Children With Multidrug-Resistant Tuberculosis: A Retrospective Cohort Study. Clin Infect Dis. 2016 10 15; 63(8):1063-71.
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    Score: 0.168
  6. Barriers to the diagnosis of childhood tuberculosis: a qualitative study. Int J Tuberc Lung Dis. 2015 Oct; 19(10):1144-52.
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    Score: 0.159
  7. Evaluation of health-care providers' knowledge of childhood tuberculosis in Lima, Peru. Paediatr Int Child Health. 2015 Feb; 35(1):29-35.
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    Score: 0.147
  8. Modifiable factors associated with tuberculosis disease in children: a case-control study. Pediatr Infect Dis J. 2014 Jan; 33(1):109-11.
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    Score: 0.141
  9. Adaptation of a web-based, open source electronic medical record system platform to support a large study of tuberculosis epidemiology. BMC Med Inform Decis Mak. 2012 Nov 07; 12:125.
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    Score: 0.130
  10. A role for community-level socioeconomic indicators in targeting tuberculosis screening interventions. Sci Rep. 2022 01 17; 12(1):781.
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    Score: 0.061
  11. Identifying barriers and facilitators to implementation of community-based tuberculosis active case finding with mobile X-ray units in Lima, Peru: a RE-AIM evaluation. BMJ Open. 2021 07 07; 11(7):e050314.
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    Score: 0.059
  12. Closing delivery gaps in the treatment of tuberculosis infection: Lessons from implementation research in Peru. PLoS One. 2021; 16(2):e0247411.
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    Score: 0.058
  13. Toward patient-centered tuberculosis preventive treatment: preferences for regimens and formulations in Lima, Peru. BMC Public Health. 2021 01 11; 21(1):121.
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    Score: 0.057
  14. Two Clinical Prediction Tools to Improve Tuberculosis Contact Investigation. Clin Infect Dis. 2020 11 05; 71(8):e338-e350.
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    Score: 0.056
  15. Isoniazid Preventive Therapy in Contacts of Multidrug-Resistant Tuberculosis. Am J Respir Crit Care Med. 2020 10 15; 202(8):1159-1168.
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    Score: 0.056
  16. Early progression to active tuberculosis is a highly heritable trait driven by 3q23 in Peruvians. Nat Commun. 2019 08 21; 10(1):3765.
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    Score: 0.052
  17. Tuberculosis household accompaniment to improve the contact management cascade: A prospective cohort study. PLoS One. 2019; 14(5):e0217104.
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    Score: 0.051
  18. Erratum for Velásquez et al., Pyrazinamide Resistance Assays and Two-Month Sputum Culture Status in Patients with Multidrug-Resistant Tuberculosis. Antimicrob Agents Chemother. 2017 Mar; 61(3).
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    Score: 0.044
  19. Pyrazinamide Resistance Assays and Two-Month Sputum Culture Status in Patients with Multidrug-Resistant Tuberculosis. Antimicrob Agents Chemother. 2016 11; 60(11):6766-6773.
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    Score: 0.043
  20. Cigarette smoking among tuberculosis patients increases risk of transmission to child contacts. Int J Tuberc Lung Dis. 2014 Nov; 18(11):1285-91.
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    Score: 0.037
  21. Age-specific risks of tuberculosis infection from household and community exposures and opportunities for interventions in a high-burden setting. Am J Epidemiol. 2014 Oct 15; 180(8):853-61.
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    Score: 0.037
  22. Bacillus Calmette-Guérin and isoniazid preventive therapy protect contacts of patients with tuberculosis. Am J Respir Crit Care Med. 2014 Apr 01; 189(7):853-9.
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    Score: 0.036
  23. Parasite infection and tuberculosis disease among children: a case-control study. Am J Trop Med Hyg. 2014 Feb; 90(2):279-82.
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    Score: 0.035
  24. The effect of HIV-related immunosuppression on the risk of tuberculosis transmission to household contacts. Clin Infect Dis. 2014 Mar; 58(6):765-74.
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    Score: 0.035
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Funded by the NIH National Center for Advancing Translational Sciences through its Clinical and Translational Science Awards Program, grant number UL1TR002541.