References for May 1 to 15, 2012 Puscast

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Annals of Emergency Medicine GPatients With Rib Fractures Do Not Develop Delayed Pneumonia: A Prospective, Multicenter Cohort Study of Minor Thoracic Injury

Toll-like receptor 9 polymorphisms are associated with severity variables in a cohort of meningococcal meningitis survivors BMC Infectious Diseases 2012, 12:112 doi:10.1186/1471-2334-12-112

Soil-Transmitted Helminth Reinfection after Drug Treatment: A Systematic Review and Meta-Analysis

Tie-Wu Jia1*, Sara Melville2, Ju ̈rg Utzinger3,4, Charles H. King5, Xiao-Nong Zhou1*


The Journal of Antibiotics , (9 May 2012) | doi:10.1038/ja.2012.20 Time-series analysis of the relationship of antimicrobial use and hand hygiene promotion with the incidence of healthcare-associated infections

Anti-NMDA-receptor antibody detected in encephalitis, schizophrenia, and narcolepsy with psychotic features BMC Psychiatry 2012, 12:37 doi:10.1186/1471-244X-12-37

Dengue Infection and Miscarriage: A Prospective Case Control Study Peng Chiong Tan1*, May Zaw Soe1, Khaing Si Lay1, Seok Mui Wang2, Shamala Devi Sekaran2, Siti Zawiah Omar1

Transmission of Varicella Zoster Virus From Individuals With Herpes Zoster or Varicella in School and Day Care Settings Kendra Viner,1 Dana Perella,1 Adriana Lopez,2 Stephanie Bialek,2 Claire Newbern,1 Rodrerica Pierre,1 Niya Spells,1 and Barbara Watson1

Lactobacillus Prophylaxis Less Helpful Than Antibiotics for UTI

From Reuters Health Information Salmonella Linked to Dog Food, Sickens 14 People

Probiotics May Lower Risk for Antibiotic-Related Diarrhea

Prevention of Methicillin-Resistant Staphylococcus aureus Acquisition—Standard Measures With a Touch of Alcohol Are Enough Camus C, Bellissant E, Legras A, et al. Randomized comparison of 2 protocols to prevent acquisition of methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus: results of a 2-center study involving 500 patients. Infect Control Hosp Epidemiol 2011; 32:1064–72.


Role of Fluorine 18 Fluorodeoxyglucose Positron Emission Tomography–Computed Tomography in Focal and Generalized Infectious and Inflammatory Disorders Athar Haroon,1 Alimuddin Zumla,2 and Jamshed Bomanji1

Decreased Interleukin 7 Responsiveness of T Lymphocytes in Patients With Idiopathic CD4 Lymphopenia Camille E. Puronen,1,a,b William L. Thompson,1,a Hiromi Imamichi,1 Stephanie Beq,2 Jessica N. Hodge,

Long-term Valacyclovir Suppressive Treatment After Herpes Simplex Virus Type 2 Meningitis: A Double-Blind, Randomized Controlled Trial E. Aurelius,1 E. Franzen-Ro ̈hl,1 M. Glimåker,1 O. Akre,1 L. Grillner,2 C. Jorup-Ro ̈nstro ̈m,3 M. Studahl,4 and the HSV-2 Meningitis Study Group

Premature Delivery in HIV-Infected Women Starting Protease Inhibitor Therapy During Pregnancy: Role of the Ritonavir Boost? Jeanne Sibiude,1,2 Josiane Warszawski,1,10,11 Roland Tubiana,4,5 Catherine Dollfus,6 Albert Faye,3,7 Christine Rouzioux,8,9 Jean-Paul Teglas,1 Dieudonne ́ Ekoukou,12 Ste ́phane Blanche,8,9 and Laurent Mandelbrot1

The Etiology of Severe Acute Gastroenteritis Among Adults Visiting Emergency Departments in the United States Joseph S. Bresee,1,a Ruthanne Marcus,2,a Richard A. Venezia,3,a William E. Keene,4 Dale Morse,5 Mark Thanassi,6,a Patrick Brunett,7 Sandra Bulens,1,a R. Suzanne Beard,1 Leslie A. Dauphin,1,a Laurence Slutsker,8,a Cheryl Bopp,8 Mark Eberhard,9 Aron Hall,1 Jan Vinje,1 Stephan S. Monroe,1,a Roger I. Glass,1,a and the US Acute Gastroenteritis Etiology (AGE) Study Team

Influenza-Associated Pneumonia Among Hospitalized Patients With 2009 Pandemic Influenza A (H1N1) Virus—United States, 2009 Seema Jain, Stephen R. Benoit, Jacek Skarbinski, Ann

Anti-NMDA-receptor antibody detected in encephalitis, schizophrenia, and narcolepsy with psychotic features BMC Psychiatry 2012, 12:37 doi:10.1186/1471-244X-12-37

The Dilemma of Assessment Bias in Infection Control Research Michael Y. Lin1 and Marc J. M. Bonten2,3

Polymerase Chain Reaction–Based Assays for the Diagnosis of Invasive Fungal Infections Themistoklis K. Kourkoumpetis, Beth Burgwyn Fuchs, Jeffrey J. Coleman, Athanasios Desalermos, and Eleftherios Mylonakis

Performance of Candida Real-time Polymerase Chain Reaction, b-D-Glucan Assay, and Blood Cultures in the Diagnosis of Invasive Candidiasis M. Hong Nguyen,1 Mark C. Wissel,2 Ryan K. Shields,1 Martin A. Salomoni,2 Binghua Hao,1 Ellen G. Press,1 Ryan M. Shields,2 Shaoji Cheng,1 Dimitra Mitsani,1 Aniket Vadnerkar,1 Fernanda P. Silveira,1 Steven B. Kleiboeker,2 and Cornelius J. Clancy1,3