References for March 15 to 31, 2013 Puscast

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Diagn Microbiol Infect Dis. 2013 Mar 26. pii: S0732­8893(13)00111­9. doi: 10.1016/j.diagmicrobio.2013.02.015. [Epub ahead of print] Quantitative fucK gene polymerase chain reaction on sputum and nasopharyngeal secretions to detect Haemophilus influenzae pneumonia.

Community-Associated Methicillin-Resistant Staphylococcus aureus Colonization Burden in HIV-Infected Patients Kyle J. Popovich,1,2 Bala Hota,1,2 Alla Aroutcheva,1,2 Lisa Kurien,1 Janki Patel,1 Rosie Lyles-Banks,2 Amanda E. Grasso,2 Andrej Spec,1 Kathleen G. Beavis,2,3 Mary K. Hayden,1 and Robert A. Weinstein1,2

Impact of Antiretroviral Therapy Duration and Intensification on Isolated Shedding of HIV-1 RNA in Semen Brendan J. W. Osborne,1 Prameet M. Sheth,1 Tae Joon Yi,1,3 Colin Kovacs,4 Erika Benko,4 Charles la Porte,6 Sanja Huibner,1 Anh Q. Le,7 Ryan Danroth,7 Bemuluyigza Baraki,7 Tony Mazzulli,1,2,5 Zabrina L. Brumme,7,8 and Rupert Kaul1,3

Declining Prevalence of HIV-1 Drug Resistance in Antiretroviral Treatment-exposed Individuals in Western Europe Andrea De Luca,1,14 David Dunn,2 Maurizio Zazzi,3 Ricardo Camacho,4,15 Carlo Torti,5,16 Iuri Fanti,1 Rolf Kaiser,6 Anders Sönnerborg,7 Francisco M. Codoñer,8 Kristel Van Laethem,9 Anne-Mieke Vandamme,9,15 Loveleen Bansi,10 Valeria Ghisetti,11 David A. M. C. van de Vijver,12 David Asboe,13 Mattia C. F. Prosperi,1,17 and

Copper Surfaces Reduce the Rate of Healthcare-Acquired Infections in the Intensive Care Unit Cassandra D. Salgado, MD,1 Kent A. Sepkowitz, MD,2 Joseph F. John, MD,3 J. Robert Cantey, MD,1 Hubert H. Attaway, MS,4 Katherine D. Freeman, DrPH,5 Peter A. Sharpe, MBA,6 Harold T. Michels, PhD,7 and Michael G. Schmidt, PhD4

Effectiveness of Monovalent 2009 Pandemic Influenza A Virus Subtype H1N1 and 2010– 2011 Trivalent Inactivated Influenza Vaccines in Wisconsin During the 2010–2011 Influenza Season Allen C. Bateman,1,a Burney A. Kieke,1 Stephanie A. Irving,1,b Jennifer K. Meece,1 David K. Shay,2 and Edward A. Belongia1

Global Concerns Regarding Novel Influenza A (H7N9) Virus Infections Timothy M. Uyeki, M.D., M.P.H., M.P.P., and Nancy J. Cox, Ph.D.

Human Infection with a Novel Avian-Origin Influenza A (H7N9) Virus Rongbao Gao, M.D., Bin Cao, M.D., Yunwen Hu, M.D., Zijian Feng, M.D., M.P.H., Dayan Wang, M.D., Wanfu Hu, M.D., Jian Chen, M.D., Zhijun Jie, M.D., Haibo Qiu, M.D., Ph.D., Ke Xu, M.D., Xuewei Xu, M.D., Hongzhou Lu, M.D., Ph.D., Wenfei Zhu, M.D., Zhancheng Gao, M.D., Nijuan Xiang, M.D., Yinzhong Shen, M.D., Zebao He, M.D., Yong Gu, M.D., Zhiyong Zhang, M.D., Yi Yang, M.D., Ph.D., Xiang Zhao, M.D., Lei Zhou, M.D., Xiaodan Li, M.D., Shumei Zou, M.D., Ye Zhang, M.D., Xiyan Li, M.D., Lei Yang, M.D., Junfeng Guo, M.D., Jie Dong, M.D., Qun Li, M.D., Libo Dong, M.D., Yun Zhu, M.D., Tian Bai, M.D., Shiwen Wang, M.D., Pei Hao, M.D., Weizhong Yang, M.D., Yanping Zhang, M.D., Jun Han, M.D., Hongjie Yu, M.D., Dexin Li, M.D., George F. Gao, Ph.D., Guizhen Wu, M.D

Pediatrics. 2013 Apr 1. [Epub ahead of print] Long­term Effectiveness of Varicella Vaccine: A 14­Year, Prospective Cohort Study.

Morbidity and Mortality Weekly Report (MMWR) Varicella Death of an Unvaccinated, Previously Healthy Adolescent — Ohio, 2009 Weekly April 12, 2013 / 62(14);261­263

Herpes Zoster Vaccine Effectiveness against Incident Herpes Zoster and Post-herpetic Neuralgia in an Older US Population: A Cohort Study Sine ́ad M. Langan1*, Liam Smeeth1, David J. Margolis2, Sara L. Thomas1

Int J Infect Dis. 2013 Apr 5. pii: S1201­9712(13)00096­9. doi: 10.1016/j.ijid.2013.01.031. [Epub ahead of print] Infection of the central nervous system caused by varicella zoster virus reactivation: a retrospective case series study.

Varicella Zoster Virus–Specific Immune Responses to a Herpes Zoster Vaccine in Elderly Recipients With Major Depression and the Impact of Antidepressant Medications Michael R. Irwin,1 Myron J. Levin,2 Mark L. Laudenslager,2 Richard Olmstead,1 Anne Lucko,3 Nancy Lang,2 Carmen Carrillo,1 Harold A. Stanley,3 Michael J. Caulfield,4 Adriana Weinberg,2 Ivan S. F. Chan,4 Jim Clair,4 Jeff G. Smith,4 R. D. Marchese,4 Heather M. Williams,3 Danielle J. Beck,3 Patricia T. McCook,3 Jane H. Zhang,5 Gary Johnson,5 and Michael N. Oxman3,6

Am J Med. 2012 Nov;125(11):1124.e9­1124.e15. doi: 10.1016/j.amjmed.2012.04.039. Epub 2012 Aug 28. Bandemia with normal white blood cell counts associated with infection.

Am J Med. 2012 Nov;125(11):1124.e9­1124.e15. doi: 10.1016/j.amjmed.2012.04.039. Epub 2012 Aug 28. Bandemia with normal white blood cell counts associated with infection.

Duration of Fecal Shedding of Shiga Toxin– Producing Escherichia coli O104:H4 in Patients Infected During the 2011 Outbreak in Germany: A Multicenter Study Ralf P. Vonberg,1 Michael Höhle,5 Martin Aepfelbacher,6 Franz C. Bange,1 Cristina Belmar Campos,6 Katja Claussen,4 Martin Christner,6 Jakob P. Cramer,7 Hermann Haller,2 Mathias Hornef,1 Helmut Fickenscher,8 Katharina Fraedrich,7 Johannes K. Knobloch,11 Tanja Kühbacher,9 Michael P. Manns,3 Martin Nitschke,12 Georg Peters,13 Matthias Pulz,4 Holger Rohde,6 Rahel T. Roseland,11 Friedhelm Sayk,12 Frieder Schaumburg,13 Har

Dtsch Med Wochenschr. 2013 Feb;138(8):357­61. doi: 10.1055/s­0032­1332884. Epub 2013 Feb 12. [Campylobacteriosis outbreaks in the state of Hesse, Germany, 2005­2011: raw milk yet again].

JAMA. 2013 Mar 27;309(12):1260­7. doi: 10.1001/jama.2013.2290. Effect of long­term, low­dose erythromycin on pulmonary exacerbations among patients with non­cystic fibrosis bronchiectasis: the BLESS randomized controlled trial.

Long-term Survival Following Pneumococcal Pneumonia Barcleigh Sandvall,1,2 Adriana M. Rueda,1,2 and Daniel M. Musher1,2,3

May 2013 - Volume 24 - Issue 3 - p 231–237 doi: 10.1097/MCA.0b013e32835d7610 Therapy and Prevention Does aspirin use prevent acute coronary syndrome in patients with pneumonia: multicenter prospective randomized trial

Cochrane Database Syst Rev. 2013 Mar 28;3:CD008806. doi: 10.1002/14651858.CD008806.pub2. Osmotic therapies added to antibiotics for acute bacterial meningitis.

Reduced re-infection rates with postoperative oral antibiotics after two-stage revision hip arthroplasty Aaron J Johnson1*, Michael G Zywiel1, Lynne C Jones2, Ronald E Delanois1, D Alex Stroh1 and Michael A Mont1*

Combination Antifungal Therapy for Cryptococcal Meningitis Jeremy N. Day, M.D., Ph.D., Tran T.H. Chau, M.D., Ph.D., Marcel Wolbers, Ph.D., Pham P. Mai, M.D., Nguyen T. Dung, M.D., Nguyen H. Mai, M.D., Ph.D., Nguyen H. Phu, M.D., Ph.D., Ho D. Nghia, M.D., Ph.D., Nguyen D. Phong, M.D., Ph.D., Cao Q. Thai, M.D., Le H. Thai, M.D., Ly V. Chuong, M.D., Dinh X. Sinh, M.D., Van A. Duong, B.Sc., Thu N. Hoang, M.Sc., Pham T. Diep, B.Sc., James I. Campbell, M.I.B.M.S., Tran P.M. Sieu, M.D., Stephen G. Baker, Ph.D., Nguyen V.V. Chau, M.D., Ph.D., Tran T. Hien, M.D., Ph.D., David G. Lalloo, M.D., and Jeremy J. Farrar, M.D., D.Phil.

Early Versus Delayed Antiretroviral Therapy and Cerebrospinal Fluid Fungal Clearance in Adults With HIV and Cryptococcal Meningitis Gregory P. Bisson,1,2,3 Mooketsi Molefi,2 Scarlett Bellamy,3 Rameshwari Thakur,2 Andrew Steenhoff,2,4 Neo Tamuhla,2 Tumelo Rantleru,2 Irene Tsimako,2 Stephen Gluckman,1 Shruthi Ravimohan,1,2 Drew Weissman,1,2 and Pablo Tebas1

Medscape Medical News > Neurology AAN Issues Guideline on Parenchymal Neurocysticercosis

Evidence-based guideline: Treatment of parenchymal neurocysticercosis Report of the Guideline Development Subcommittee of the American Academy of Neurology

Transmission of Strongyloides stercoralis Through Transplantation of Solid Organs — Pennsylvania, 2012 Weekly April 12, 2013 / 62(14);264­266 Strongyloides stercoralis is an intestinal