Puscast References March 1-15, 2018

Infectious Diseases, Weather, and Climate

Infectious Diseases Consultation Reduces 30-Day and 1-Year All-Cause Mortality for Multidrug-Resistant Organism Infections

Splenic Infarction: An Under-recognized Complication of Infectious Mononucleosis?

Association of Progressive Multifocal Leukoencephalopathy Lesion Volume With JC Virus Polymerase Chain Reaction Results in Cerebrospinal Fluid of Natalizumab-Treated Patients With Multiple Sclerosis

Dengue patients have higher stroke risk, especially in first 2 months

Pregnancy Outcomes after ZIKV Infection in French Territories in the Americas

Assessing Viral Transfer During Do ng of Ebola-Level Personal Protective Equipment in a Biocontainment Unit

Human Factors Risk Analyses of a Do ng Protocol for Ebola-Level Personal Protective Equipment: Mapping Errors to Contamination

Impact of Human Immunode ciency Virus on the Burden and Severity of In uenza Illness in Malawian Adults: A Prospective Cohort and Parallel Case-Control Study

Flu Shot Cuts Risk for Death by Half in Heart Failure

Protective E ect of Maternal In uenza Vaccination on In uenza in eir Infants: A Prospective Cohort Study

Food­Borne Outbreak of Group G Streptococcal Pharyngitis in a School Dormitory in Osaka, Japan.

Randomized clinical trial of observational versus antibiotic treatment for a rst episode of CT-proven uncomplicated acute diverticulitis.

Distinct fermentation and antibiotic sensitivity profiles exist in salmonellae of canine and human origin

Salmonella enterica Serotype 4,[5],12:i:- in Swine in the United States Midwest: An Emerging Multidrug-Resistant Clade

Epidemiology, Microbiological Diagnosis, and Clinical Outcomes in Pyogenic Vertebral Osteomyelitis: A 10-year Retrospective Cohort Study

Systemic Antibiotics for the Treatment of Skin and Soft Tissue Abscesses: A Systematic Review and Meta-Analysis

Hydrocortisone plus Fludrocortisone for Adults with Septic Shock

In-Hospital Sepsis Mortality Rates Comparing Tertiary and Non-Tertiary Hospitals in Washington State

Short­course antibiotic therapy for critically ill patients treated for postoperative intra­abdominal infection: the DURAPOP randomised clinical trial

The clinical impact of bacteremia on outcomes in elderly patients with pyelonephritis or urinary sepsis: A prospective multicenter study.

Adjunctive therapy with azithromycin for moderate and severe acute respiratory distress syndrome: a retrospective, propensity score-matching analysis of prospectively collected data at a single center

The Relationship Between Latent Tuberculosis Infection and Acute Myocardial Infarction

Positive E ect of Liposomal Amikacin for Inhalation on Mycobacterium abcessus in Cystic Fibrosis Patients

Prosthetic Valve Candida spp. Endocarditis: New Insights Into Long-term Prognosis— e ESCAPE Study

Management of an Outbreak of Exophiala dermatitidis Bloodstream Infections at an Outpatient Oncology Clinic

Initial Antifungal Strategy Reduces Mortality in Critically Ill Patients With Candidemia: A Propensity Score–Adjusted Analysis of a Multicenter Study*

Trichinellosis Outbreak Linked to Consumption of Privately Raised Raw Boar Meat — California, 2017

Trimethoprim use for urinary tract infection and risk of adverse outcomes in older patients: cohort study