References for Nov 15 to 31, 2013 Puscast

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Contagious Diseases in the United States from 1888 to the Present

Am J Infect Control. 2013 Oct 29. pii: S0196­6553(13)01095­X. doi: 10.1016/j.ajic.2013.06.015. [Epub ahead of print] Stethoscopes as potential intrahospital carriers of pathogenic microorganisms.

Concomitant Human Infections with 2 Cowpox Virus Strains in Related Cases, France, 2011

Medical Male Circumcision and Herpes Simplex Virus 2 Acquisition: Posttrial Surveillance in Kisumu, Kenya

AIDS. 2013 Jul 3. [Epub ahead of print] The long term efficacy of medical male circumcision against HIV acquisition.

Noncalcified Coronary Atherosclerotic Plaque and Immune Activation in HIV-Infected Women

Effect of Micronutrient Supplementation on Disease Progression in Asymptomatic, Antiretroviral-Naive, HIV-Infected Adults in Botswana A Randomized Clinical Trial

Racial Differences in Response to Antiretroviral Therapy for HIV Infection: An AIDS Clinical Trials Group (ACTG) Study Analysis

New Taiwan Bird Flu Shows Animal Virus Risk to Humans

Pediatric Infectious Disease Journal: December 2013 - Volume 32 - Issue 12 - p 1374-1380 doi: 10.1097/01.inf.0000437066.40840.c4 Vaccine Reports Influenza Vaccination Given at Least 2 Weeks Before Delivery to Pregnant Women Facilitates Transmission of Seroprotective Influenza­specific Antibodies to the Newborn

Impact of Postpartum Influenza Vaccination of Mothers and Household Contacts in Preventing Febrile Episodes, Influenza-like Illness, Healthcare Seeking, and Administration of Antibiotics in Young Infants During the 2012–2013 Influenza Season

Impact of Postpartum Influenza Vaccination of Mothers and Household Contacts in Preventing Febrile Episodes, Influenza-like Illness, Healthcare Seeking, and Administration of Antibiotics in Young Infants During the 2012–2013 Influenza Season

Effectiveness of Nonadjuvanted Monovalent Influenza A(H1N1) pdm09 Vaccines for Preventing Reverse Transcription Polymerase Chain Reaction–Confirmed Pandemic Influenza Hospitalizations: Case-Control Study of Children and Adults at 10 US Influenza Surveillance Network Sites

Efficacy of oseltamivir treatment started within 5 days of symptom onset to reduce influenza illness duration and virus shedding in an urban setting in Bangladesh: a randomised placebo‐controlled trial

Emergence of New Pandemic GII.4 Sydney Norovirus Strain Correlates With Escape From Herd Immunity

Worldwide Trends in Incidence Rates for Oral Cavity and Oropharyngeal Cancers

Distribution of 13-Valent Pneumococcal Conjugate Vaccine Streptococcus pneumoniae Serotypes in US Adults Aged ≥50 Years With Community-Acquired Pneumonia

J Clin Microbiol. 2013 Nov 13. [Epub ahead of print] A FISHY TALE ­­ A MAN WITH STREPTOCOCCUS HALICHOERI EMPYEMA.

Antimicrob Agents Chemother. 2013 Nov 18. [Epub ahead of print] Is linezolid superior to daptomycin for the treatment of vancomycin­ resistant Enterococcus bacteraemia? A systematic review and meta­ analysis

Antimicrob Agents Chemother. 2013 Nov 18. [Epub ahead of print] Is linezolid superior to daptomycin for the treatment of vancomycin­ resistant Enterococcus bacteraemia? A systematic review and meta­ analysis

Trimethoprim‐sulfamethoxazole versus trimethoprim‐ sulfamethoxazole plus doxycycline as oral eradicative treatment for melioidosis (MERTH): a multicentre, double‐blind, non‐ inferiority, randomised controlled trial

Considerations for Higher Doses of Daptomycin in Critically Ill Patients With Methicillin- Resistant Staphylococcus aureus Bacteremia

Health Technol Assess. 2012 Sep;16(36):i-xiii, 1-70. A pilot randomised controlled trial in intensive care patients comparing 7 days' treatment with empirical antibiotics with 2 days' treatment for hospital-acquired infection of unknown origin.

Crit Care Med. 2013 Nov 13. [Epub ahead of print] Do Physicians Have Lower Risk of Severe Sepsis and Associated Mortality? A Matched Cohort Study.

New Delhi Metallo- β-Lactamase-1 in Carbapenem- Resistant Salmonella Strain, China

Volume 19, Number 12—December 2013 Dispatch Novel Cause of Tuberculosis in Meerkats, South Africa

Scand J Immunol. 2013 Nov 13. doi: 10.1111/sji.12127. [Epub ahead of print] Serum VitaminD levels and VDR Polymorphisms (BsmI and FokI) in Patients and their Household Contacts susceptible to Tuberculosis.

PLoS One. 2013 Oct 25;8(10):e77333. doi: 10.1371/journal.pone.0077333. Exposure to secondhand smoke and risk of tuberculosis: prospective cohort study.

J Antimicrob Chemother. 2013 Nov 14. [Epub ahead of print] Safety of rifabutin replacing rifampicin in the treatment of tuberculosis: a single­centre retrospective cohort study.

PLoS One. 2013 Nov 19;8(11):e79940. doi: 10.1371/journal.pone.0079940. The value of serum prealbumin in the diagnosis and therapeutic response of tuberculosis: a retrospective study.

PLoS One. 2013 Nov 13;8(11):e78924. doi: 10.1371/journal.pone.0078924. Type 2 diabetes : an independent risk factor for tuberculosis: a nationwide population­based study.

Outbreak of Human Infection with Sarcocystis nesbitti, Malaysia, 2012

JAMA. 2013;310:2151-2152, 2184-2190