References for June 1 to 15, 2012 Puscast

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Comparison between famciclovir and valacyclovir for acute pain in adult Japanese immunocompetent patients with herpes zoster

Eur J Clin Microbiol Infect Dis. 2012 May 27. [Epub ahead of print] Time to positivity of follow­up blood cultures in patients with persistent Staphylococcus aureus bacteremia.

Symptomatic Vaginal Discharge Is a Poor Predictor of Sexually Transmitted Infections and Genital Tract Inflammation in High-Risk Women in South Africa

Temporal Trends in Infective Endocarditis in the Context of Prophylaxis Guideline Modifications Three Successive Population-Based Surveys

Seasonality of Tuberculosis in the United States, 1993–2008

Delamanid for Multidrug-Resistant Pulmonary Tuberculosis

National Survey of Drug-Resistant Tuberculosis in China

Evolutionary dynamics of Staphylococcus aureus during progression from carriage to disease

Occult Staphylococcus aureus Bacteremia in Adult Emergency Department Patients: Rare but Important

Rates of Hospitalizations for Respiratory Syncytial Virus, Human Metapneumovirus, and Influenza Virus in Older Adults

Macrolide-resistant Mycoplasma pneumoniae in adolescents with community-acquired pneumonia BMC Infectious Diseases 2012, 12:126 doi:10.1186/1471-2334-12-126

MMWR Morb Mortal Wkly Rep. 2012 Apr 20;61:262­4. Pseudomonas aeruginosa respiratory tract infections associated with contaminated ultrasound gel used for transesophageal echocardiography ­ Michigan, December 2011­January 2012.

Successful Veterans Affairs Initiative to Prevent Methicillin-Resistant Staphylococcus aureus Infections Revisited

Predicting Risk for Death from MRSA Bacteremia

MRSA: Vanco Susceptibility Doesn't Accurately Predict Death

Staphylococcus aureus Colonization Among Household Contacts of Patients With Skin Infections: Risk Factors, Strain Discordance, and Complex Ecology

Am J Kidney Dis. 2012 Jun 11. [Epub ahead of print] Mortality of Dialysis Patients According to Influenza and Pneumococcal Vaccination Status.

Rare Jewish Circumcision Practice Linked to Neonatal Herpes

Untreatable Gonorrhea Spreading Around World: WHO

Detection of Infectious Influenza Virus in Cough Aerosols Generated in a Simulated Patient Examination Room

Enterococcus faecalis Clones in Poultry and in Humans with Urinary Tract Infections, Vietnam

Antibiotic Limits in 2007 Endocarditis Guidance 'About Right'

Antimicrob Agents Chemother. 2012 May 29. [Epub ahead of print] Clinical and antimicrobial susceptibility data of 140 Streptococcus pseudopneumoniae isolates, France.

Am J Med. 2012 May;125(5):505­11. Chlorhexidine bathing to reduce central venous catheter­associated bloodstream infection: impact and sustainability.