References for April 1 to 15, 2012 Puscast

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Journal of Clinical Gastroenterology: May/June 2012 ­ Volume 46 ­ Issue 5 ­ p 397–400 doi: 10.1097/MCG.0b013e3182431d78 ALIMENTARY TRACT: Original Articles Proton Pump Inhibitor Use and Recurrent Clostridium difficile­associated Disease: A Case­control Analysis Matched by Propensity Score

First published March 2012, doi: 10.1128/​JCM.00773-12 JCM.00773-12 Correlation of Clinical Outcomes with β-glucan Levels in Patients with Invasive Candidiasis

Diagn Microbiol Infect Dis. 2012 Apr 4. [Epub ahead of print] Clinical significance of Candida colonization of intravascular catheters in the absence of documented candidemia.


J Med Microbiol. 2012 Apr 5. [Epub ahead of print] Prevalence, distribution and antifungal susceptibility profiles of Candida parapsilosis, Candida orthopsilosis and Candida metapsilosis bloodstream isolates.


Impact of Treatment Strategy on Outcomes in Patients with Candidemia and Other Forms of Invasive Candidiasis: A Patient-Level Quantitative Review of Randomized Trials David R. Andes,1 Nasia Safdar,1 John W. Baddley,2 Geoffrey Playford,6 Annette C. Reboli,3 John H. Rex,4 Jack D. Sobel,5 Peter G. Pappas,2 and Bart Jan Kullberg7 for the Mycoses Study Groupa

Pigs as Natural Hosts of Dientamoeba fragilis Genotypes Found in Humans Simone M. Cacciò, Anna Rosa Sannella, Elisabetta Manuali, Fabio Tosini, Marco Sensi, Daniele Crotti, and Edoardo Pozio


Identification of Kudoa septempunctata as the Causative Agent of Novel Food Poisoning Outbreaks in Japan by Consumption of Paralichthys olivaceus in Raw Fish Takao Kawai,1,a Tsuyoshi Sekizuka,2,a Yuichiro Yahata,3 Makoto Kuroda,2 Yuko Kumeda,1 Yoshio Iijima,5 Yoichi Kamata,4 Yoshiko Sugita-Konishi,4 and Takahiro Ohnishi4


Usefulness of antimicrobial susceptibility in the eradication of Helicobacter pylori

Magnitude of Virologic Blips Is Associated With a Higher Risk for Virologic Rebound in HIV-Infected Individuals: A Recurrent Events Analysis J. Troy Grennan,1 Mona R. Loutfy,2,3 DeSheng Su,4 P. Richard Harrigan,5,6 Curtis Cooper,7 Marina Klein,8,9 Nima Machouf,10 Julio S. G. Montaner,5,6 Sean Rourke,2,11,12 Christos Tsoukas,9 Bob Hogg,5,13 Janet Raboud,2,4 and the CANOC Collaborationa

Severe Hypothermia Increases the Risk for Intensive Care Unit–Acquired Infection Kevin B. Laupland,1,2 Jean-Ralph Zahar,1,3 Christophe Adrie,4 Cle ́mence Minet,5 Aure ́lien Ve ́sin,1 Dany Goldgran-Toledano,6 Elie Azoulay,7 Maite ́ Garrouste-Orgeas,1,8 Yves Cohen,9 Carole Schwebel,5 Samir Jamali,10 Michael Darmon,11 Anne-Sylvie Dumenil,12 Hatem Kallel,13 Bertrand Souweine,14 and Jean-Franxcois Timsit1,5


Mycobacterium abscessus Group: Dealing With Rapidly Growing Mycobacteria Has Become More Complex and Difficult Koh WJ, Jeon K, Lee NY, et al. Clinical significance of differentiation of Myco- bacterium massiliense from Mycobacte- rium abscessus. Am J Respir Crit Care Med 2011; 183:405–10

Transmission of Hepatitis C Virus Infection Through Tattooing and Piercing: A Critical Review Rania A. Tohme and Scott D. Holmberg

In-Vitro Activities of Tetracyclines, Macrolides, Fluoroquinolones and Clindamycin against Mycoplasma hominis and Ureaplasma ssp. isolated in Germany over 20 years

Iron Deficiency Protects Against Severe Plasmodium falciparum Malaria and Death in Young Children Moses Gwamaka,1,2,3,a Jonathan D. Kurtis,4,5,a Bess E. Sorensen,1,2 Sarah Holte,6 Robert Morrison,1,2 Theonest K. Mutabingwa,1,2,7 Michal Fried,1,2,8,9 and Patrick E. Duffy1,2,8,9

J Antimicrob Chemother. 2012 Apr 20. [Epub ahead of print] Nosocomial transmission of community­associated methicillin­resistant Staphylococcus aureus in Danish Hospitals.

Prevalence of Methicillin-Resistant Staphylococcus aureus as an Etiology of Community-Acquired Pneumonia Gregory J. Moran,1,2 Anusha Krishnadasan,1 Rachel J. Gorwitz,3 Greg E. Fosheim,3 Valerie Albrecht,3 Brandi Limbago,3 and David A. Talan1,2 for the EMERGEncy ID NET Study Group

Pediatric Infectious Disease Journal: April 2012 ­ Volume 31 ­ Issue 4 ­ p 409–411 doi: 10.1097/INF.0b013e318247f3e0 Brief Reports Rising Rates of Macrolide­Resistant Mycoplasma pneumoniae in the Central United States

Mystery Disease Resurfaces in Vietnam

Albendazole Therapy and Enteric Parasites in United States–Bound Refugees Stephen J. Swanson, M.D., Christina R. Phares, Ph.D., Blain Mamo, M.P.H., Kirk E. Smith, D.V.M., Ph.D., Martin S. Cetron, M.D., and William M. Stauffer, M.D.

FDG PET/CT Can Identify Infections Around Implanted Device

Tuna Source of 20-State Salmonella Outbreak

IDSA Clinical Practice Guideline for Acute Bacterial Rhinosinusitis in Children and Adults Anthony W. Chow,1 Michael S. Benninger,2 Itzhak Brook,3 Jan L. Brozek,4,5 Ellie J. C. Goldstein,6,7 Lauri A. Hicks,8 George A. Pankey,9 Mitchel Seleznick,10 Gregory Volturo,11 Ellen R. Wald,12 and Thomas M. File Jr13,14


PLoS One. 2012;7(4):e35197. Epub 2012 Apr 18. Sharing More than Friendship ­ Nasal Colonization with Coagulase­Positive Staphylococci (CPS) and Co­ Habitation Aspects of Dogs and Their Owners.