References for Nov 1 to 15, 2012 Puscast

For those who need the source:

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

Not all the references are here this time, I had a pdf download issue for my ususal cut and paste


Chest. 2012 Nov 1. doi: 10.1378/chest.12­1784. [Epub ahead of print] A Modern Series of Percutaneous Intracavitary Instillation of Amphotericin B for the treatment of Severe Hemoptysis from Pulmonary Aspergilloma*

Adherence to recommendations by infectious disease consultants and its influence on outcomes of intravenous antibiotic-treated hospitalized patients BMC Infectious Diseases 2012, 12:292

Rifaximin Helps Clear Refractory C difficile Infections

Candida Osteomyelitis: Analysis of 207 Pediatric and Adult Cases (1970–2011) Maria N. Gamaletsou,1,2,3 Dimitrios P. Kontoyiannis,4 Nikolaos V. Sipsas,2,3 Brad Moriyama,5 Elizabeth Alexander,1 Emmanuel Roilides,3,6 Barry Brause,1,3,7 and Thomas J. Walsh1,3,7

Respirology. 2012 Nov 7. doi: 10.1111/resp.12013. [Epub ahead of print] Systemic corticosteroids for Community Acquired Pneumonia: reasons for use and lack of benefit on outcome.

A randomized trial of tigecycline versus ampicillin-sulbactam or amoxicillin-clavulanate for the treatment of complicated skin and skin structure infections BMC Infectious Diseases 2012, 12:297

Isolation of a Novel Coronavirus from a Man with Pneumonia in Saudi Arabia Ali Moh Zaki, M.D., Ph.D., Sander van Boheemen, M.Sc., Theo M. Bestebroer, B.Sc., Albert D.M.E. Osterhaus, D.V.M., Ph.D., and Ron A.M. Fouchier, Ph.D.

Curr Microbiol. 2012 Oct 26. [Epub ahead of print] Staphylococci Isolated from Carriage Sites and Infected Sites of Dogs as a Reservoir of Multidrug Resistance and Methicillin Resistance.

J Med Microbiol. 2012 Sep;61(Pt 9):1324­7. doi: 10.1099/jmm.0.042366­0. Epub 2012 May 11. Life­threatening Escherichia coli cellulitis in patients with haematological malignancies.

J Antimicrob Chemother. 2012 Oct 30. [Epub ahead of print] Prioritizing echocardiography in Staphylococcus aureus bacteraemia.

Infective Endocarditis Often Missed in At-Risk Patients

Eur Heart J. 2012 Nov 9. [Epub ahead of print] Prognostic role of persistent positive blood cultures after initiation of antibiotic therapy in left­sided infective endocarditis.

Presence of Oseltamivir-Resistant Pandemic A/H1N1 Minor Variants Before Drug Therapy With Subsequent Selection and Transmission Elodie Ghedin,1 Edward C. Holmes,2,3 Jay V. DePasse,1 Lady Tatiana Pinilla,4 Adam Fitch,1 Marie-Eve Hamelin,4 Jesse Papenburg,5 and Guy Boivin4

Association Between Transfusion With Human Herpesvirus 8 Antibody–Positive Blood and Subsequent Mortality Wolfgang Hladik,1,3 Philip E. Pellett,4 John Hancock,1 Robert Downing,1 Hongjiang Gao,5 Laura Packel,7 Derrick Mimbe,1 Esau Nzaro,2 and Jonathan Mermin6

Am J Infect Control. 2012 Nov;40(9):893­5. doi: 10.1016/j.ajic.2011.11.009. Epub 2012 Mar 14. High fecal hand contamination among wilderness hikers.

Infections with Spore-forming Bacteria in Persons Who Inject Drugs, 2000–2009 Norah E. Palmateer (/eid/article/19/1/12­0044_article.htm#comment) , Vivian D. Hope, Kirsty Roy, Andrea Marongiu, Joanne M. White, Kathie A. Grant, Colin N. Ramsay, David J. Goldberg, and Fortune Ncube

Topical 0.5% Ivermectin Lotion for Treatment of Head Lice David M. Pariser, M.D., Terri Lynn Meinking, Ph.D., Margie Bell, M.S., and William G. Ryan, B.V.Sc.

Differentiation of Reinfection from Relapse in Recurrent Lyme Disease Robert B. Nadelman, M.D., Klára Hanincová, Ph.D., Priyanka Mukherjee, B.S., Dionysios Liveris, Ph.D., John Nowakowski, M.D., Donna McKenna, A.N.P., Dustin Brisson, Ph.D., Denise Cooper, B.S., Susan Bittker, M.S., Gul Madison, M.D., Diane Holmgren, R.N., Ira Schwartz, Ph.D., and Gary P. Wormser, M.D.

Waning Antibody Levels and Avidity: Implications for MMR Vaccine-Induced Protection Mia Kontio,1 Sari Jokinen,1 Mikko Paunio,2 Heikki Peltola,3 and Irja Davidkin1

Int J Infect Dis. 2012 Oct 19. pii: S1201­9712(12)01251­9. doi: 10.1016/j.ijid.2012.08.005. [Epub ahead of print] High vancomycin minimum inhibitory concentration and clinical outcomes in adults with methicillin­resistant Staphylococcus aureus infections: a meta­analysis.

Sheep-to-Human Transmission of Orf Virus during Eid al- Adha Religious Practices, France

Investigation of Elevated Case-Fatality Rate in Poliomyelitis Outbreak in Pointe Noire, Republic of Congo, 2010 Christopher J. Gregory,1 Serigne Ndiaye,1 Minal Patel,1 Elisaphan Hakizamana,2,a Kathleen Wannemuehler,1 Edouard Ndinga,3 Susan Chu,1 Pascal Talani,4 and Katrina Kretsinger1

An Outbreak of Wild Poliovirus in the Republic of Congo, 2010–2011 Minal K. Patel,1 Mandy Kader Konde,3 Boris Hermann Didi-Ngossaki,4 Edouard Ndinga,4 Riziki Yogolelo,6 Mbaye Salla,5 Keith Shaba,5 Johannes Everts,7 Gregory L. Armstrong,2 Danni Daniels,1 Cara Burns,2 Steve Wassilak,1 Mark Pallansch,2 and Katrina Kretsinger1

Probiotics Cut Antibiotic-Associated C diff Diarrhea by 66%

Q Fever Cluster Among Raw Milk Drinkers in Michigan, 2011 Kimberly A. Signs,1 Mary Grace Stobierski,1 and Tejal N. Gandhi2

Persistence of the Efficacy of Zoster Vaccine in the Shingles Prevention Study and the Short- Term Persistence Substudy K. E. Schmader,1 M. N. Oxman,2 M. J. Levin,3 G. Johnson,4 J. H. Zhang,4 R. Betts,5 V. A. Morrison,6 L. Gelb,7 J. C. Guatelli,2 R. Harbecke,2 C. Pachucki,8 S. Keay,9 B. Menzies,11 M. R. Griffin,12 C. Kauffman,13 A. Marques,10 J. Toney,14 P. M. Keller,15 X. Li,15 I. S. F. Chan,15 and P. Annunziato,15 for the Shingles Prevention Study Group

Persistent Catheter-Related Staphylococcus aureus Bacteremia after Catheter Removal and Initiation of Antimicrobial Therapy Ki-Ho Park1,2, Yu-Mi Lee1,2, Hyo-Lim Hong1,2, Tark Kim1,2, Hyun Jung Park1,2, So-Youn Park1,2, Song Mi Moon1,2, Yong Pil Chong1,2, Sung-Han Kim1,2, Sang-Oh Lee1,2, Sang-Ho Choi1,2, Jin-Yong Jeong1,2,3, Mi-Na Kim4, Jun Hee Woo1,2, Yang Soo Kim1,2*

Neurology. 2012 Nov 7. [Epub ahead of print] Subdural empyema in bacterial meningitis.

Tamiflu Efficacy, Safety in Doubt, Says BMJ

Effect of Latitude on Seasonality of Tuberculosis

Clinical Recognition and Management of Tularemia in Missouri: A Retrospective Records Review of 121 Cases Ingrid B. Weber,1,2 George Turabelidze,3 Sarah Patrick,3 Kevin S. Griffith,2 Kiersten J. Kugeler,2 and Paul S. Mead2

Pediatrics. 2012 Sep;130(3):e561­7. doi: 10.1542/peds.2011­3029. Epub 2012 Aug 20. Randomized trial of vitamin D supplementation and risk of acute respiratory infection in Mongolia.