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J Antimicrob Chemother. 2008 Nov 11.
Tackling antibiotic resistance: a dose of common antisense?

PMID: 19004840


Antimicrob Agents Chemother. 2008 Dec;52(12):4289-99. Epub 2008 Sep 29
Serial daptomycin selection generates daptomycin-nonsusceptible Staphylococcus aureus strains with a heterogeneous vancomycin-intermediate phenotype.

PMID: 18824611


Pharmacokinetics of intravenous polymyxin B in critically ill patients.

Clin Infect Dis. 2008 Nov 15;47(10):1298-304.

PMID: 18840079


Attenuation by a thousand cuts.

Coffin JM.

N Engl J Med. 2008 Nov 20;359(21):2283-5. No abstract available.

PMID: 19020330


Exploration of the effectiveness of social distancing on respiratory pathogen transmission implicates environmental contributions.

Broderick MP, Hansen CJ, Russell KL.

J Infect Dis. 2008 Nov 15;198(10):1420-6.

PMID: 18823270


Cross-protection between successive waves of the 1918-1919 influenza pandemic: epidemiological evidence from US Army camps and from Britain.

Barry JM, Viboud C, Simonsen L.

J Infect Dis. 2008 Nov 15;198(10):1427-34.

PMID: 18808337


Hospitalization for pneumonia among individuals with and without HIV infection, 1995-2007: a Danish population-based, nationwide cohort study.

Sogaard OS, Lohse N, Gerstoft J, Kronborg G, Ostergaard L, Pedersen C, Pedersen G, Sørensen HT, Obel N.

Clin Infect Dis. 2008 Nov 15;47(10):1345-53.

PMID: 18834317


"Universal voluntary HIV testing with immediate antiretroviral therapy as a
strategy for elimination of HIV transmission: a mathematical model" Lancet 2008; DOI:

Relient Health


Early antiretroviral therapy and mortality among HIV-infected infants.

Violari A, Cotton MF, Gibb DM, Babiker AG, Steyn J, Madhi SA, Jean-Philippe P, McIntyre JA; CHER Study Team.

N Engl J Med. 2008 Nov 20;359(21):2233-44.

PMID: 19020325


Indonesia's Papua Plans to Tag AIDS Patients

Thorax. 2008 Nov;63(11):988-93. Epub 2008 Jun 5.
Low tidal volume ventilation is associated with reduced mortality in HIV-infected patients with acute lung injury.

PMID: 18535118


Nigeria to Launch Mass Polio Immunisation Drive

Prospective Study of Infection and Nephropathy Due to BK and JC Polyomavirus in 76 Kidney Transplant Recipients.

López V, Gutiérrez C, Burgos D, González Molina M, Cabello M, Sola E, Garcia I, Siles J, Florez P.

Transplant Proc. 2008 Nov;40(9):2927-9.

PMID: 19010150


Pegylated interferon-alpha-2a plus ribavirin for treatment-naive Asian patients with hepatitis C virus genotype 1 infection: a multicenter, randomized controlled trial.

Liu CH, Liu CJ, Lin CL, Liang CC, Hsu SJ, Yang SS, Hsu CS, Tseng TC, Wang CC, Lai MY, Chen JH, Chen PJ, Chen DS, Kao JH.

Clin Infect Dis. 2008 Nov 15;47(10):1260-9.

PMID: 18834319


Invasive group B Streptococcal disease in non-pregnant adults : a review with emphasis on skin and soft-tissue infections.

Sendi P, Johansson L, Norrby-Teglund A.

Infection. 2008 Mar;36(2):100-11. Epub 2008 Jan 12. Review.

PMID: 18193384


Pneumococcal vaccination of elderly adults: new paradigms for protection.

Jackson LA, Janoff EN.

Clin Infect Dis. 2008 Nov 15;47(10):1328-38.

PMID: 18844484


Prediction of infection due to antibiotic-resistant bacteria by select risk factors for health care-associated pneumonia.

Shorr AF, Zilberberg MD, Micek ST, Kollef MH.

Arch Intern Med. 2008 Nov 10;168(20):2205-10.

PMID: 19001196


Infection in the Pathogenesis and Course of Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease.

Sethi S, Murphy TF.

N Engl J Med. 2008 Nov 27;359(22):2355-2365. No abstract available.

PMID: 19038881


Contemporary epidemiology and prognosis of health care-associated infective endocarditis.

Fernández-Hidalgo N, Almirante B, Tornos P, Pigrau C, Sambola A, Igual A, Pahissa A.

Clin Infect Dis. 2008 Nov 15;47(10):1287-97.

PMID: 18834314


Diagn Microbiol Infect Dis. 2008 Oct;62(2):219-25.

Necrotizing fasciitis in patients with liver cirrhosis: predominance of monomicrobial Gram-negative bacillary infections.

PMID: 18653302


Risk of Bloodstream Infection in Patients With Chronic Kidney Disease Not Treated With Dialysis.

James MT, Laupland KB, Tonelli M, Manns BJ, Culleton BF, Hemmelgarn BR; for the Alberta Kidney Disease Network.

Arch Intern Med. 2008 Nov 24;168(21):2333-2339.

PMID: 19029498


Predictors for anaerobic bacteraemia beyond the source of infection: Retrospective, nested, case-control study.

Bishara J, Wattad M, Leibovici L, Samra Z, Lev B, Abramson E, Paul M.

Scand J Infect Dis. 2008 Oct 22:1-4. [Epub ahead of print]

PMID: 18946780


International outbreak of severe botulism with prolonged toxemia caused by commercial carrot juice.

Sheth AN, Wiersma P, Atrubin D, Dubey V, Zink D, Skinner G, Doerr F, Juliao P, Gonzalez G, Burnett C, Drenzek C, Shuler C, Austin J, Ellis A, Maslanka S, Sobel J.

Clin Infect Dis. 2008 Nov 15;47(10):1245-51.

PMID: 18834318


The controversial and short-lived early use of rehydration therapy for cholera.

Daly WJ, DuPont HL.

Clin Infect Dis. 2008 Nov 15;47(10):1315-9.

PMID: 18840081


A nosocomial outbreak of Candida parapsilosis in southern Sweden verified by genotyping.

Brillowska-Dabrowska A, Schon T, Pannanusorn S, Lonnbro N, Bernhoff L, Bonnedal J, Haggstrom J, Wistedt A, Fernandez V, Arendrup MC.

Scand J Infect Dis. 2008 Nov 20:1-7. [Epub ahead of print]

PMID: 19023700


Single-dose fluconazole versus standard 2-week therapy for oropharyngeal candidiasis in HIV-infected patients: a randomized, double-blind, double-dummy trial.

Hamza OJ, Matee MI, Brüggemann RJ, Moshi MJ, Simon EN, Mugusi F, Mikx FH, van der Lee HA, Verweij PE, van der Ven AJ.

Clin Infect Dis. 2008 Nov 15;47(10):1270-6.

PMID: 18840077


Crit Care Med. 2008 Nov;36(11):2967-72.Click here to read Links

Treatment-related risk factors for hospital mortality in Candida bloodstream infections.

PMID: 18824910


Int J Antimicrob Agents. 2008 Dec;32(6):511-4. Epub 2008 Sep 13.
Activity of voriconazole, itraconazole, fluconazole and amphotericin B in vitro against 1763 yeasts from 472 patients in the voriconazole phase III clinical studies.

PMID: 18790613


Cryptococcosis in solid organ transplant recipients: current state of the science.

Singh N, Dromer F, Perfect JR, Lortholary O.

Clin Infect Dis. 2008 Nov 15;47(10):1321-7.

PMID: 18840080


BMJ. 2008 Nov 13;337:a2052. doi: 10.1136/bmj.a2052. Links

Efficacy of percutaneous versus intradermal BCG in the prevention of tuberculosis in South African infants: randomised trial.

PMID: 19008268


The theoretical influence of immunity between strain groups on the progression of drug-resistant tuberculosis epidemics.

Basu S, Orenstein E, Galvani AP.

J Infect Dis. 2008 Nov 15;198(10):1502-13.

PMID: 18816192


Therapeutic use of infliximab in tuberculosis to control severe paradoxical reaction of the brain and lymph nodes.

Blackmore TK, Manning L, Taylor WJ, Wallis RS.

Clin Infect Dis. 2008 Nov 15;47(10):e83-5.

PMID: 18840076

Severe tuberculosis induces unbalanced up-regulation of gene networks and overexpression of IL-22, MIP-1alpha, CCL27, IP-10, CCR4, CCR5, CXCR3, PD1, PDL2, IL-3, IFN-beta, TIM1, and TLR2 but low antigen-specific cellular responses.

Qiu L, Huang D, Chen CY, Wang R, Shen L, Shen Y, Hunt R, Estep J, Haynes BF, Jacobs WR Jr, Letvin N, Du G, Chen Z.

J Infect Dis. 2008 Nov 15;198(10):1514-9.

PMID: 18811584


Differences in clinical presentation among persons with pulmonary tuberculosis: a comparison of documented and undocumented foreign-born versus US-born persons.

Achkar JM, Sherpa T, Cohen HW, Holzman RS.

Clin Infect Dis. 2008 Nov 15;47(10):1277-83.

PMID: 18834320


J Clin Microbiol. 2008 Nov 19.
Factors associated with differences between Conventional Contact Tracing and Molecular Epidemiology in the study of Tuberculosis transmission. Analysis in the city of Barcelona.

PMID: 19020067


Adverse events with 4 months of rifampin therapy or 9 months of isoniazid therapy for latent tuberculosis infection: a randomized trial.

Menzies D, Long R, Trajman A, Dion MJ, Yang J, Al Jahdali H, Memish Z, Khan K, Gardam M, Hoeppner V, Benedetti A, Schwartzman K.

Ann Intern Med. 2008 Nov 18;149(10):689-97.

PMID: 19017587


Recent and rapid emergence of W-Beijing strains of Mycobacterium tuberculosis in Cape Town, South Africa.

Cowley D, Govender D, February B, Wolfe M, Steyn L, Evans J, Wilkinson RJ, Nicol MP.

Clin Infect Dis. 2008 Nov 15;47(10):1252-9.

PMID: 18834315