References for January 15 to 30, 2015

Association of Decreased Rate of Influenza Vaccination With Increased Subjective Olfactory Dysfunction

Trends in Hospitalizations With Primary Varicella and Herpes Zoster During the Prevaricella and Initial Postvaricella and Herpes Zoster Vaccine Eras, Connecticut, 1994–2012

Repurposing of Prochlorperazine for Use Against Dengue Virus Infection

Origin of HTLV-1 in Hunters of Nonhuman Primates in Central Africa

Genomic Investigations Unmask Mycoplasma amphoriforme, a New Respiratory Pathogen

Antimicrob Agents Chemother. 2015 Feb;59(2):1048­51. doi: 10.1128/AAC.04308­14. Epub 2014 Dec 1. Macrolide­Resistant Mycoplasma pneumoniae in Adults in Zhejiang, China.

Plague Cases Rise in Madagascar, Fear of More Epidemics: WHO

Firth C, Bhat M, Firth MA, et al. Detection of zoonotic pathogens and characterization of novel viruses carried by commensal Rattus norvegicus in New York City. MBio 2014; 5: doi:10.1128/mBio.01933-14.

JAMA. 2015 Jan 20;313(3):264­74. doi: 10.1001/jama.2014.18229. Association between hospitalization for pneumonia and subsequent risk of cardiovascular disease.

PLoS One. 2014 Feb 21;9(2):e89386. doi: 10.1371/journal.pone.0089386. eCollection 2014. Increased risk of stroke after septicaemia: a population­based longitudinal study in Taiwan

BMC Med. 2015 Jan 22;13(1):13. [Epub ahead of print] Could low grade bacterial infection contribute to low back pain? A systematic review.

Chlorhexidine Bath in ICU Called Into Question

MRSA bacterium found in 58% of state fire stations studied UW discovers hard-to-treat bug at 19 of 33 sites

Staphylococcus aureus and the oral cavity: An overlooked source of carriage and infection?

Fatal Meningoencephalitis in Child and Isolation of Naegleria fowleri from Hot Springs in Costa Rica

Efficacy and Safety of the Mosquitocidal Drug Ivermectin to Prevent Malaria Transmission After Treatment: A Double-Blind, Randomized, Clinical Trial

Doctors' Electronic Devices Can Spread Germs in Hospitals

J Epidemiol Community Health. 2015 Jan 20. pii: jech­2014­204292. doi: 10.1136/jech­2014­204292. [Epub ahead of print] Cigarette smoking and pulmonary tuberculosis in northern California.

Cluster of Acute Flaccid Myelitis Linked to Enterovirus Endovascular Therapy After Acute Ischemic Stroke In the treatment of ABSSSI, what is your approach? Information From Industry D68

Ascariasis in Humans and Pigs on Small-Scale Farms, Maine, USA, 2010–2013

BMC Infect Dis. 2015 Jan 27;15(1):26. [Epub ahead of print] Influenza virus infection is associated with increased risk of death amongst patients hospitalized with confirmed pulmonary tuberculosis in South Africa, 2010¿2011.

Am J Trop Med Hyg. 2014 Nov;91(5):1011­4. doi: 10.4269/ajtmh.13­0731. Epub 2014 Sep 22. Imported African histoplasmosis in an immunocompetent patient 40 years after staying in a disease­endemic area.

J Clin Microbiol. 2015 Jan 21. pii: JCM.03414­14. [Epub ahead of print] A CASE OF FOOT INFECTION BY CLOSTRIDIUM SORDELLII AND REPORT OF 15 CASES IN FRANCE.

Tickborne Relapsing Fever, Bitterroot Valley, Montana, USA

A Case-Control Study to Estimate the Effectiveness of Maternal Pertussis Vaccination in Protecting Newborn Infants in England and Wales, 2012–2013

Evidence for Increased Chlamydia Case Finding After the Introduction of Rectal Screening Among Women Attending 2 Canadian Sexually Transmitted Infection Clinics

Decline in Hepatitis E Virus Antibody Prevalence in the United States From 1988–1994 to 2009–2010