References for April 1 to 15, 2010 Puscast

For those who need the source:

Just cut and paste the title into pubmed or google for the complete reference.

De Serres G, Rouleau I, Hamelin M-E, Quach C, Skowronski D, Flamand L, et al. Contagious period for pandemic (H1N1) 2009. Emerg Infect Dis. 2010 May; [Epub ahead of print]


Household transmission of 2009 influenza A (H1N1) virus after a school-based outbreak in New York City, April-May 2009. France AM, Jackson M, Schrag S, Lynch M, Zimmerman C, Biggerstaff M, Hadler J. J Infect Dis. 2010 Apr 1;201(7):984-92. PMID: 20187740


Reports of Guillain-Barré Syndrome Low After 2009 H1N1 Vaccination

Surgical masks for protection of health care personnel against pandemic novel swine-origin influenza A (H1N1)-2009: results from an observational study. Ang B, Poh BF, Win MK, Chow A. Clin Infect Dis. 2010 Apr 1;50(7):1011-4. PMID: 20178418


The increasing incidence of mumps orchitis: a comprehensive review. Davis NF, McGuire BB, Mahon JA, Smyth AE, O'Malley KJ, Fitzpatrick JM. BJU Int. 2010 Jan 11. [Epub ahead of print] PMID: 20070300


Increasing incidence of herpes zoster among Veterans. Rimland D, Moanna A. Clin Infect Dis. 2010 Apr 1;50(7):1000-5. PMID: 20178416


Outbreak of leptospirosis among triathlon participants in Germany, 2006 BMC Infectious Diseases 2010, 10:91 doi:10.1186/1471-2334-10-91April 2010

Randomized Controlled Trial of Trimethoprim-Sulfamethoxazole for Uncomplicated Skin Abscesses in Patients at Risk for Community-Associated Methicillin-Resistant Staphylococcus aureus Infection. Schmitz GR, Bruner D, Pitotti R, Olderog C, Livengood T, Williams J, Huebner K, Lightfoot J, Ritz B, Bates C, Schmitz M, Mete M, Deye G. Ann Emerg Med. 2010 Mar 24. [Epub ahead of print] PMID: 20346539

MRSA Found in 4% of Healthcare Workers; Most Are Healthcare-Related Strains

Association of community-acquired pneumonia with antipsychotic drug use in elderly patients: a nested case-control study.

Trifirò G, Gambassi G, Sen EF, Caputi AP, Bagnardi V, Brea J, Sturkenboom MC.

Ann Intern Med. 2010 Apr 6;152(7):418-25, W139-40.PMID: 20368647


Risks of Hepatotoxicity Increased With Voriconazole and Itraconazole

Gene Variant Tied to Malaria Protection May Explain Extra Susceptibility