References for August 1 to 15, 2014

A Test for Creutzfeldt–Jakob Disease Using Nasal Brushings

Prions in the Urine of Patients with Variant Creutzfeldt–Jakob Disease

Decline in severe diarrhea hospitalizations after the introduction of rotavirus vaccination in Ghana: a prevalence study

Age-Specific Prevalence of Epstein-Barr Virus Infection Among Minnesota Children: Effects of Race/Ethnicity and Family Environment

Variations in Cerebrospinal Fluid Viral Loads Among Enterovirus Genotypes in Patients Hospitalized With Laboratory-Confirmed Meningitis Due to Enterovirus

Incidence of Influenza Virus Infections in Children in Hong Kong in a 3-Year Randomized Placebo-Controlled Vaccine Study, 2009–2012

Relative Efficacy of AS03-Adjuvanted Pandemic Influenza A(H1N1) Vaccine in Children: Results of a Controlled, Randomized Efficacy Trial

Eur J Clin Microbiol Infect Dis. 2014 Aug 7. [Epub ahead of print] Increased risk of dementia among chronic osteomyelitis patients.

Aliment Pharmacol Ther. 2014 Jul 30. doi: 10.1111/apt.12875. [Epub ahead of print] Proton pump inhibitor use significantly increases the risk of spontaneous bacterial peritonitis in 1965 patients with cirrhosis and ascites: a propensity score matched cohort study.

Obesity Linked to Improved Mortality in Sepsis

Antimicrob Agents Chemother. 2014 Aug 4. pii: AAC.02784-14. [Epub ahead of print] Linezolid manifests a rapid and dramatic therapeutic effect for patients with life threatening tuberculous meningitis.

Effect of BCG vaccination against Mycobacterium tuberculosis infection in children: systematic review and meta-analysis

Antimicrob Agents Chemother. 2014 Aug 4. pii: AAC.02784-14. [Epub ahead of print] Linezolid manifests a rapid and dramatic therapeutic effect for patients with life threatening tuberculous meningitis.

Comparative Host Feeding Patterns of the Asian Tiger Mosquito, Aedes albopictus, in Urban and Suburban Northeastern USA and Implications for Disease Transmission

Origin of the Dengue Fever Mosquito, Aedes aegypti, in California

Treatment of Tungiasis with Dimeticone: A Proof-of- Principle Study in Rural Kenya