References for July 15 to 31, 2009 Puscast

For those who need the source:

Just cut and paste the title into pubmed or google for the complete reference.


Cidofovir for BK virus-associated hemorrhagic cystitis: a retrospective study. Cesaro S, Hirsch HH, Faraci M, Owoc-Lempach J, Beltrame A, Tendas A, Baltadakis I, Dalle JH, Koc Y, Toporski J, Styczynski J, Yesilipek MA, Heinz W, Caniglia M, Rascon J, Fauser AA, Michallet M, Lopez-Corral L, Neuburger S, Tridello G, Einsele H; European Group for Blood and Marrow Transplantation. Clin Infect Dis. 2009 Jul 15;49(2):233-40.

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IAS Conference on HIV Pathogenesis and Treatment Source reference: Celum C, et al "WELBC101 - Twice-daily acyclovir to reduce HIV-1 transmission from HIV-1 / HSV-2 co-infected persons within HIV-1 serodiscordant couples: a randomized, double-blind, placebo-controlled trial" IAS 2009; P. 24


The association of HIV susceptibility testing with survival among HIV-infected patients receiving antiretroviral therapy: a cohort study. Palella FJ Jr, Armon C, Buchacz K, Cole SR, Chmiel JS, Novak RM, Wood K, Moorman AC, Brooks JT; HOPS (HIV Outpatient Study) Investigators. Ann Intern Med. 2009 Jul 21;151(2):73-84.

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H1N1 2009 influenza virus infection during pregnancy in the USA. Jamieson DJ, Honein MA, Rasmussen SA, Williams JL, Swerdlow DL, Biggerstaff MS, Lindstrom S, Louie JK, Christ CM, Bohm SR, Fonseca VP, Ritger KA, Kuhles DJ, Eggers P, Bruce H, Davidson HA, Lutterloh E, Harris ML, Burke C, Cocoros N, Finelli L, Macfarlane KF, Shu B, Olsen SJ; the Novel Influenza A (H1N1) Pregnancy Working Group. Lancet. 2009 Jul 28. [Epub ahead of print]

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Randomized, double-blind controlled phase 3 trial comparing the immunogenicity of high-dose and standard-dose influenza vaccine in adults 65 years of age and older. Falsey AR, Treanor JJ, Tornieporth N, Capellan J, Gorse GJ. J Infect Dis. 2009 Jul 15;200(2):172-80.

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Fatalities Caused by Cattle --- Four States, 2003--2008 http://www.cdc.gov/mmwr/preview/mmwrhtml/mm5829a2.htm

Hepatitis C virus infection and the risk of coronary disease. Butt AA, Xiaoqiang W, Budoff M, Leaf D, Kuller LH, Justice AC. Clin Infect Dis. 2009 Jul 15;49(2):225-32. PMID: 19508169

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Molecular characterization of syphilis in patients in Canada: azithromycin resistance and detection of Treponema pallidum DNA in whole-blood samples versus ulcerative swabs. Martin IE, Tsang RS, Sutherland K, Tilley P, Read R, Anderson B, Roy C, Singh AE. J Clin Microbiol. 2009 Jun;47(6):1668-73. Epub 2009 Apr 1.

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Antibiotic prophylaxis for leptospirosis http://www.cochrane.org/reviews/en/ab007342.html

A prospective study of the diagnostic utility of sputum Gram stain in pneumonia. Anevlavis S, Petroglou N, Tzavaras A, Maltezos E, Pneumatikos I, Froudarakis M, Anevlavis E, Bouros D. J Infect. 2009 Jun 6. [Epub ahead of print] PMID: 19564045

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Accuracy of clinical definitions of ventilator-associated pneumonia: Comparison with autopsy findings. Tejerina E, Esteban A, Fernández-Segoviano P, Frutos-Vivar F, Aramburu J, Ballesteros D, Rodríguez-Barbero JM. J Crit Care. 2009 Jul 8. [Epub ahead of print] PMID: 19592209

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The clinical significance of concurrent Staphylococcus aureus bacteriuria in patients with S. aureus bacteremia. Choi SH, Lee SO, Choi JP, Lim SK, Chung JW, Choi SH, Jeong JY, Woo JH, Kim YS. J Infect. 2009 Jul;59(1):37-41. Epub 2009 May 23. PMID: 19539997

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J Antimicrob Chemother. 2009 Jul 16.Transmission of methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus strains between humans and dogs: two case reports. Nienhoff U, Kadlec K, Chaberny IF, Verspohl J, Gerlach GF, Schwarz S, Simon D, Nolte I. Small Animal Clinic, University of Veterinary Medicine Hannover, Hannover, Germany. PMID: 19608580

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Clin Infect Dis. 2009;49:325–327.

Guidelines Issued for Monitoring of Vancomycin Treatment of MRSA