References for Feb 1 to 15, 2011 Puscast

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The Perpetual Challenge of Infectious Diseases Anthony S. Fauci, M.D., and David M. Morens, M.D.

Amateur Tattoos Carry Hepatitis C Risk: CDC


Antibiotics Not Necessary or Helpful for Acute Sinusitis


Pediatrics. 2012 Feb 6. [Epub ahead of print] Macrolide Treatment Failure in Streptococcal Pharyngitis Resulting in Acute Rheumatic Fever.

Declining Guillain-Barré Syndrome after Campylobacteriosis Control, New Zealand, 1988–2010 Michael G. Baker, Amanda Kvalsvig, Jane Zhang, Rob Lake, Ann Sears, and Nick Wilson


Cefpodoxime No Match for Ciprofloxacin in Acute Cystitis


Chronic fatigue syndrome after Giardia enteritis: clinical characteristics, disability and long-term sickness absence. BMC Gastroenterology 2012, 12:13 doi:10.1186/1471-230X-12-13

Shiga Toxin–producing Escherichia coli Associated with Joshua M. Rounds, Carrie E. Rigdon, Levi J. Muhl, Matthew Forstner, Gregory T. Danzeisen, Bonnie S. Koziol, Charlott Taylor, Bryanne T. Shaw, Ginette L. Short, and Kirk E. Smith

Prior Infections With Seasonal Influenza A/H1N1 Virus Reduced the Illness Severity and Epidemic Intensity of Pandemic H1N1 Influenza in Healthy Adults Robert B. Couch,1,2 Robert L. Atmar,1,2 Luis M. Franco,2,3 John M. Quarles,6 Diane Nin ̃o,1 Janet M. Wells,1 Nancy Arden,6 Sheree Cheung,1 and John W. Belmont3,4,5

Influenza vaccination of healthcare workers in acute-care hospitals: a case-control study of its effect on hospital-acquired influenza among patients BMC Infectious Diseases 2012, 12:30 doi:10.1186/1471-2334-12-30


High Vancomycin MICs in MRSA Patients Signal Endocarditis


Determinants of Per-Coital-Act HIV-1 Infectivity Among African HIV-1–Serodiscordant Couples James P. Hughes,1,5 Jared M. Baeten,2,3,9 Jairam R. Lingappa,2,3,4 Amalia S. Magaret,4,10 Anna Wald,2,9 Guy de Bruyn,6 James Kiarie,7 Mubiana Inambao,8 William Kilembe,8 Carey Farquhar,2,9 Connie Celum,2,3,9 and the Partners in Prevention HSV/HIV Transmission Study Team


Male Circumcision and Herpes Simplex Virus Type 2 Infection in Female Partners: A Randomized Trial in Rakai, Uganda Aaron A. R. Tobian,1,2 Godfrey Kigozi,3 Andrew D. Redd,4 David Serwadda,3,5 Xiangrong Kong,2,6 Amy Oliver,7 Fred Nalugoda,3 Thomas C. Quinn,4,7 Ronald H. Gray,2,3 and Maria J. Wawer2,3

Paradoxical Immune Reconstitution Inflammatory Syndrome in HIV-Infected Patients Treated With Combination Antiretroviral Therapy After AIDS-Defining Opportunistic Infection Chad J. Achenbach,1 Robert D. Harrington,2,3 Shireesha Dhanireddy,2 Heidi M. Crane,2,3 Corey Casper,2,3,4,5 and Mari M. Kitahata2,3


Amer J Trop Med Hyg. 2012;86,320-327.

J Antimicrob Chemother. 2012 Feb 6. [Epub ahead of print] Methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus bacteraemia and endocarditis treated with ceftaroline salvage therapy. Ho TT, Cadena J, Childs LM, Gonzalez-Velez M, Lewis JS 2nd. 1/3 e o e 2/15/12 Obese Patients Often Get Wrong Vancomycin Dose in the ED 1/2 c 2/15/12 Obesity Is Associated With Urinary Tract Infections

High-Dose Daptomycin for Cardiac Implantable Electronic Device–Related Infective Endocarditis Emanuele Durante-Mangoni, Roberta Casillo, Mariano Bernardo, Cristina Caianiello, Irene M


Impact of the 2009 Influenza Pandemic on Pneumococcal Pneumonia Hospitalizations in the United States Daniel M. Weinberger,1 Lone Simonsen,1,2 Richard Jordan,3,4 Claudia Steiner,4 Mark Miller,1 and Ce ́cile Viboud1


Morbidity and Mortality Weekly Report Weekly / Vol. 61 / No. 4 February 3, 2012 Recovery of a Patient from Clinical Rabies — California, 2011


Cranberry Juice for the Prevention of Recurrences of Urinary Tract Infections in Children: A Randomized Placebo-Controlled Trial Jarmo Salo,1 Matti Uhari,2 Merja Helminen,3 Matti Korppi,3,4 Tea Nieminen,5 Tytti Pokka,1 and Tero Kontiokari2

Lancet. 2012 Jan 28;379(9813):342-7. Epub 2012 Jan 11. Single-dose azithromycin versus benzathine benzylpenicillin for treatment of yaws in children in Papua New Guinea: an open-label, non-inferiority, randomised trial.

Diagn Microbiol Infect Dis. 2012 Feb 3. [Epub ahead of print] Impact of yeast-bacteria coinfection on the detection of Candida sp. in an automated blood culture system.