References for May 15 to 31, 2010 Puscast

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First State-Specific Healthcare-Associated Infections Summary Data Report CDC’s National Healthcare Safety Network (NHSN) January-June, 2009

Mobile phones: emerging threat for infection control

"Effect of antibiotic prescribing in primary care on antimicrobial resistance in individual patients: systematic review and meta-analysis"

Deadly Measles Outbreaks Threaten Africa Gains: WHO


Polio Outbreak Spreads in Tajikistan, WHO Warns


Viral shedding and clinical illness in naturally acquired influenza virus infections. Lau LL, Cowling BJ, Fang VJ, Chan KH, Lau EH, Lipsitch M, Cheng CK, Houck PM, Uyeki TM, Peiris JS, Leung GM. J Infect Dis. 2010 May 15;201(10):1509-16. PMID: 20377412


Mixed infections of pandemic H1N1 and seasonal H3N2 viruses in 1 outbreak. Liu W, Li ZD, Tang F, Wei MT, Tong YG, Zhang L, Xin ZT, Ma MJ, Zhang XA, Liu LJ, Zhan L, He C, Yang H, Boucher CA, Richardus JH, Cao WC. Clin Infect Dis. 2010 May 15;50(10):1359-65. PMID: 20380566


Pregnancy Doubles Risk for HIV Infection in Men

2010 International Microbicides Conference (M2010): Abstracts 8 and 9. Presented May 23, 2010.

Randomized, controlled clinical trial of zinc supplementation to prevent immunological failure in HIV-infected adults. Baum MK, Lai S, Sales S, Page JB, Campa A. Clin Infect Dis. 2010 Jun 15;50(12):1653-60. PMID: 20455705


Causes of death in HIV-1-infected patients treated with antiretroviral therapy, 1996-2006: collaborative analysis of 13 HIV cohort studies. Antiretroviral Therapy Cohort Collaboration. Clin Infect Dis. 2010 May 15;50(10):1387-96. PMID: 20380565


Symptomatic treatment (ibuprofen) or antibiotics (ciprofloxacin) for uncomplicated urinary tract infection? - Results of a randomized controlled pilot trial

Heteroresistance of Cryptococcus gattii to fluconazole. Varma A, Kwon-Chung KJ. Antimicrob Agents Chemother. 2010 Jun;54(6):2303-11. Epub 2010 Apr 12. PMID: 20385871


Two nonrecombining sympatric forms of the human malaria parasite Plasmodium ovale occur globally. Sutherland CJ, Tanomsing N, Nolder D, Oguike M, Jennison C, Pukrittayakamee S, Dolecek C, Hien TT, do Rosário VE, Arez AP, Pinto J, Michon P, Escalante AA, Nosten F, Burke M, Lee R, Blaze M, Otto TD, Barnwell JW, Pain A, Williams J, White NJ, Day NP, Snounou G, Lockhart PJ, Chiodini PL, Imwong M, Polley SD. J Infect Dis. 2010 May 15;201(10):1544-50. PMID: 20380562


Respiratory cryptosporidiosis in HIV-seronegative children in Uganda: potential for respiratory transmission. Mor SM, Tumwine JK, Ndeezi G, Srinivasan MG, Kaddu-Mulindwa DH, Tzipori S, Griffiths JK. Clin Infect Dis. 2010 May 15;50(10):1366-72. PMID: 20377408


A Meta-analysis of the Effectiveness of Albendazole Compared with Metronidazole as Treatments for Infections with Giardia duodenalis

Am J Med. 2010 May 19. [Epub ahead of print] The Value of Infectious Diseases Consultation in Staphylococcus aureus Bacteremia. PMID: 20493464