References for January 1 to 15, 2015

Efficacy of a Tetravalent Dengue Vaccine in Children in Latin America

Eur Respir J. 2015 Jan 8. pii: ERJ­01697­2014. [Epub ahead of print] Neuraminidase inhibitors, superinfection and corticosteroids affect survival of influenza patients.

Influenza Vaccine May Protect Against Guillain­Barré Syndrome

Cytomegalovirus Coinfection Is Associated With an Increased Risk of Severe Non–AIDS-Defining Events in a Large CohThe Role of Antiviral Therapy in Immunocompromised Patients With Herpes Simplex Virus Meningitisort of HIV-Infected Patients

J Clin Microbiol. 2015 Jan 7. pii: JCM.03161­14. [Epub ahead of print] Criteria to reduce unnecessary testing for herpes simplex virus, varicella­ zoster virus, cytomegalovirus, and enterovirus in cerebrospinal fluid samples from adults.

RTICLE Cytomegalovirus Infection and Risk of Alzheimer Disease in Older Black and White Individuals

Temperature-dependent innate defense against the common cold virus limits viral replication at warm temperature in mouse airway cells

Transmission of Respiratory Syncytial Virus Infection Within Families

J Virol. 2015 Feb 1;89(3):1809­24. doi: 10.1128/JVI.02797­14. Epub 2014 Nov 19. Evolution of and Evolutionary Relationships between Extant Vaccinia Virus Strains.

Novel Poxvirus Infection in 2 Patients From the United States

Single-Dose Oritavancin Versus 7–10 Days of Vancomycin in the Treatment of Gram-Positive Acute Bacterial Skin and Skin Structure Infections: The SOLO II Noninferiority Study

Is Bacteremic Sepsis Associated With Higher Mortality in Transplant Recipients Than in Nontransplant Patients? A Matched Case-Control Propensity-Adjusted Study

Timing of antimicrobial therapy after identification of ventilator­associated condition is not associated with mortality in patients with ventilator­ associated pneumonia: a cohort study.

The Bacteroides fragilis Toxin Gene Is Prevalent in the Colon Mucosa of Colorectal Cancer Patients

Compare Could gut bacteria that help us digest beer & bread fight disease, too? to Human gut Bacteroidetes can utilize yeast mannan through a selfish mechanism

Cultivation of a human-associated TM7 phylotype reveals a reduced genome and epibiotic parasitic lifestyle or Elusive ‘dark matter’ from human microbiome is revealed

Contact Investigation of Melioidosis Cases Reveals Regional Endemicity in Puerto Rico

Bos KI, Harkins KM, Herbig A, et al. Pre-Columbian mycobacterial genomes reveal seals as a source of New World human tuberculosis. Nature 2014; 514: 494–7.

Ta TH, Hisam S, Lanza M, et al. First case of a naturally acquired human infection with Plasmodium cynomolgi. Malar J 2014; 13:68; doi:10.1186/1475-2875-13-68.

Children With Pet Reptiles Risk Severe Salmonella Infections

J Clin Microbiol. 2015 Jan 7. pii: JCM.02859­14. [Epub ahead of print] Four food­borne outbreaks caused by a new type of enterotoxin­producing Clostridium perfringens.

Higher Risk of Neutropenia Associated With Piperacillin-Tazobactam Compared With Ticarcillin-Clavulanate in Children

Wild Gorillas as a Potential Reservoir of Leishmania major

J Dig Dis. 2015 Jan 7. doi: 10.1111/1751­2980.12228. [Epub ahead of print] Long­term Outcomes after Hospitalization with Spontaneous Bacterial Peritonitis.

Appendectomy: a risk factor for colectomy in patients with Clostridium difficile

Am J Respir Crit Care Med. 2014 Nov 1;190(9):1003­11. doi: 10.1164/rccm.201406­1170OC. Association of postdischarge rehabilitation with mortality in intensive care unit survivors of sepsis.

Am J Med Sci. 2015 Jan;349(1):56­60. doi: 10.1097/MAJ.0000000000000355. Sleep quality in adult hospitalized patients with infection: an observational study.

J Clin Microbiol. 2014 Dec 24. pii: JCM.02827­14. [Epub ahead of print] Bartonella, a common cause of endocarditis: A report on 106 cases and review.

Ann Pharmacother. 2015 Feb;49(2):250­3. doi: 10.1177/1060028014563066. Epub 2014 Dec 16. Linezolid Bladder Irrigation as Adjunctive Treatment for a Vancomycin­ Resistant Enterococcus faecium Catheter­Associated Urinary Tract Infection.

J Clin Microbiol. 2014 Dec 24. pii: JCM.02918­14. [Epub ahead of print] Correlation between sputum and BAL cultures.

Tickborne Relapsing Fever, Bitterroot Valley, Montana, USA