References for April 15 to 30
Outbreak of Measles Among Persons With Prior Evidence of Immunity, New York City, 2011
First MERS Case Reported in United States
Transcontinental Movement of Asian Genotype Chikungunya Virus
PLoS Negl Trop Dis. 2014 Apr 17;8(4):e2769. doi: 10.1371/journal.pntd.0002769. eCollection 2014. Air travel is associated with intracontinental spread of dengue virus serotypes 13 in Brazil.
Long-term Mortality in HIV-Positive Individuals Virally Suppressed for >3 Years With Incomplete CD4 Recovery
Human Papillomavirus Prevalence in Oropharyngeal Cancer before Vaccine Introduction, United States
The prevalence of Borrelia miyamotoi infection, and coinfections with other Borrelia spp. in Ixodes scapularis ticks collected in Canada.
Concerns Regarding a New Culture Method for Borrelia burgdorferi Not Approved for the Diagnosis of Lyme Disease
Lyme Disease: Neurology, Neurobiology, and Behavior
Lyme Disease n engl j med 370;18 nejm.org may 1, 2014
J Antimicrob Chemother. 2014 Apr 16. [Epub ahead of print] Full text links ￼￼Glycopeptide use is associated with increased mortality in Enterococcus faecalis bacteraemia.
Effects of Selective and Nonselective Nonsteroidal Anti-inflammatory Drugs on Antibiotic Efficacy of Experimental Group A Streptococcal Myonecrosis
Streptococcus mitis Strains Causing Severe Clinical Disease in Cancer Patients
BMC Infect Dis. 2014 Apr 27;14(1):226. [Epub ahead of print]￼￼Is switching to an oral antibiotic regimen safe after 2 weeks of intravenous treatment for primary bacterial vertebral osteomyelitis?
Am J Infect Control. 2014 May;42(5):53941. doi: 10.1016/j.ajic.2014.01.005. Full text links ￼￼￼￼Fluoroquinolone and ceftriaxonebased therapy of communityacquired pneumonia in hospitalized patients: The risk of subsequent isolation of multidrugresistant organisms.
Obesity survival paradox in pneumonia: a meta-analysis
Am J Med. 2014 Feb 3. pii: S00029343(14)000886. doi: 10.1016/j.amjmed.2014.01.018. [Epub ahead of print] Antibiotic Therapy for Appendicitis in Patients Aged ≥80 Years.
Feasibility of a Nonoperative Management Strategy for Uncomplicated Acute Appendicitis in Children
Infection. 2014 Apr 26. [Epub ahead of print] Full text links ￼￼￼￼Staphylococcus aureus infection of the feet following fish pedicure.
Clin Microbiol Infect. 2014 Apr 26. doi: 10.1111/14690691.12649. [Epub ahead of print] Full text links ￼￼￼￼Gramnegative Prosthetic Joint Infection: Outcome of a Debridement, Antibiotics, and Implant Retention Approach. A Large Multicenter Study.
JAMA. 2014 Apr 2;311(13):131726. doi: 10.1001/jama.2014.2726. Full text links ￼￼￼￼￼Health careassociated infection after red blood cell transfusion: a systematic review and metaanalysis.
Performance of QuantiFERON-TB Gold and Tuberculin Skin Test Relative to Subjects’ Risk of Exposure to Tuberculosis
MSG-01: A Randomized, Double-Blind, Placebo-Controlled Trial of Caspofungin Prophylaxis Followed by Preemptive Therapy for Invasive Candidiasis in High-Risk Adults in the Critical Care Setting
￼￼Molasses as a source of carbon dioxide for the malaria mosquitoes Anopheles gambiae and Anopheles funestus.
J Hosp Infect. 2014 Mar 25. pii: S01956701(14)000814. doi: 10.1016/j.jhin.2014.01.012. [Epub ahead of print] Disinfecting the iPad: evaluating effective methods.
Kitchens Could Be Sources of Drug-Resistant Bacteria
The sink as a correctable source of extended-spectrum β- lactamase contamination for patients in the intensive care unit