October 5, 2008

Latest Article Alert from BMC Infectious Diseases (17 articles)

The latest articles from BMC Infectious Diseases, published between 05-Sep-2008 and 04-Oct-2008

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Research article
Mutation detection analysis of a region of 16S-like ribosomal RNA gene of Entamoeba histolytica, Entamoeba dispar and Entamoeba moshkovskii
Parija S, Khairnar K
BMC Infectious Diseases, 2008 8:131 (26 September 2008)
Abstract http://www.biomedcentral.com/1471-2334/8/131/abstract
Provisional PDF http://www.biomedcentral.com/content/pdf/1471-2334-8-131.pdf
PubMed http://www.biomedcentral.com/pubmed/18822136

Research article
Investigating the effects of climate variations on bacillary dysentery incidence in northeast China using ridge regression and hierarchical cluster analysis
Huang D, Guan P, Guo J, Wang P, Zhou B
BMC Infectious Diseases, 2008 8:130 (25 September 2008)
Abstract http://www.biomedcentral.com/1471-2334/8/130/abstract
Provisional PDF http://www.biomedcentral.com/content/pdf/1471-2334-8-130.pdf
PubMed http://www.biomedcentral.com/pubmed/18816415

Research article
Empyema associated with community-acquired pneumonia: A Pediatric Investigator's Collaborative Study on Infections in Canada (PICNIC) study
Langley J, Kellner J, Solomon N, Robinson J, Le Saux N, McDonald J, Ulloa-Gutierrez R, Tan B, Allen U, Dobson S, Joudrey H
BMC Infectious Diseases, 2008 8:129 (25 September 2008)
Abstract http://www.biomedcentral.com/1471-2334/8/129/abstract
Provisional PDF http://www.biomedcentral.com/content/pdf/1471-2334-8-129.pdf
PubMed http://www.biomedcentral.com/pubmed/18816409

Research article
A large waterborne outbreak of campylobacteriosis in Norway: The need to focus on distribution system safety
Jakopanec I, Borgen K, Vold L, Lund H, Forseth T, Hannula R, Nygard K
BMC Infectious Diseases, 2008 8:128 (24 September 2008)
Abstract http://www.biomedcentral.com/1471-2334/8/128/abstract
Provisional PDF http://www.biomedcentral.com/content/pdf/1471-2334-8-128.pdf
PubMed http://www.biomedcentral.com/pubmed/18816387

Research article
The role of polyclonal intravenous immunoglobulin in treating HIV-positive children with severe bacterial infections: a retrospective cohort study
Huang L, Myer L, Jaspan H
BMC Infectious Diseases, 2008 8:127 (24 September 2008)
Abstract http://www.biomedcentral.com/1471-2334/8/127/abstract
Provisional PDF http://www.biomedcentral.com/content/pdf/1471-2334-8-127.pdf
PubMed http://www.biomedcentral.com/pubmed/18811982

Research article
The spatial distribution of leprosy cases during 15 years of a leprosy control program in Bangladesh, an observational study
Fischer E, Pahan D, Chowdhury S, Richardus J
BMC Infectious Diseases, 2008 8:126 (23 September 2008)
Abstract http://www.biomedcentral.com/1471-2334/8/126/abstract
Provisional PDF http://www.biomedcentral.com/content/pdf/1471-2334-8-126.pdf
PubMed http://www.biomedcentral.com/pubmed/18811971

Research article
The spatial distribution of leprosy in four villages in Bangladesh, an observational study
Fischer E, Pahan D, Chowdhury S, Oskam L, Richardus J
BMC Infectious Diseases, 2008 8:125 (23 September 2008)
Abstract http://www.biomedcentral.com/1471-2334/8/125/abstract
Provisional PDF http://www.biomedcentral.com/content/pdf/1471-2334-8-125.pdf
PubMed http://www.biomedcentral.com/pubmed/18811968

Research article
Activity of the Bacillus anthracis 20 kDa Protective Antigen component
Hammamieh R, Ribot W, Abshire T, Jett M, Ezzell J
BMC Infectious Diseases, 2008 8:124 (22 September 2008)
Abstract http://www.biomedcentral.com/1471-2334/8/124/abstract
Provisional PDF http://www.biomedcentral.com/content/pdf/1471-2334-8-124.pdf
PubMed http://www.biomedcentral.com/pubmed/18808698

Research article
Impact of viral replication inhibition by entecavir on peripheral T lymphocyte subpopulations in chronic hepatitis B patients
You J, Sriplung H, Geater A, Chongsuvivatwong V, Zhuang L, Li Y, Lei H, Liu J, Chen H, Tang B, Huang J
BMC Infectious Diseases, 2008 8:123 (22 September 2008)
Abstract http://www.biomedcentral.com/1471-2334/8/123/abstract
Provisional PDF http://www.biomedcentral.com/content/pdf/1471-2334-8-123.pdf
PubMed http://www.biomedcentral.com/pubmed/18803883

Research article
Retrospective study of adenovirus in autopsied pulmonary tissue of pediatric fatal pneumonia in South China
Ou Z, Zeng Q, Wang F, Xia H, Lu J, Xia J, Gong S, Deng L, Zhang J, Zhou R
BMC Infectious Diseases, 2008 8:122 (21 September 2008)
Abstract http://www.biomedcentral.com/1471-2334/8/122/abstract
Provisional PDF http://www.biomedcentral.com/content/pdf/1471-2334-8-122.pdf
PubMed http://www.biomedcentral.com/pubmed/18803877

Research article
Gene expression changes linked to antimicrobial resistance, oxidative stress, iron depletion and retained motility are observed when Burkholderia cenocepacia grows in cystic fibrosis sputum
Drevinek P, Holden M, Ge Z, Jones A, Ketchell I, Gill R, Mahenthiralingam E
BMC Infectious Diseases, 2008 8:121 (19 September 2008)
Abstract http://www.biomedcentral.com/1471-2334/8/121/abstract
Full text http://www.biomedcentral.com/1471-2334/8/121
PDF http://www.biomedcentral.com/content/pdf/1471-2334-8-121.pdf
PubMed http://www.biomedcentral.com/pubmed/18801206

Research article
Frequency, factors and costs associated with injection site infections: findings from a national multi-site survey of injecting drug users in England.
Hope V, Kimber J, Vickerman P, Hickman M, Ncube F
BMC Infectious Diseases, 2008 8:120 (18 September 2008)
Abstract http://www.biomedcentral.com/1471-2334/8/120/abstract
Provisional PDF http://www.biomedcentral.com/content/pdf/1471-2334-8-120.pdf
PubMed http://www.biomedcentral.com/pubmed/18801177

Research article
Seroprevalence and correlates of HIV, syphilis, and hepatitis B and C virus among intrapartum patients in Kabul, Afghanistan
Todd C, Ahmadzai M, Atiqzai F, Miller S, Smith J, Ghazanfar S, Strathdee S
BMC Infectious Diseases, 2008 8:119 (17 September 2008)
Abstract http://www.biomedcentral.com/1471-2334/8/119/abstract
Full text http://www.biomedcentral.com/1471-2334/8/119
PDF http://www.biomedcentral.com/content/pdf/1471-2334-8-119.pdf
PubMed http://www.biomedcentral.com/pubmed/18798996

Research article
Outcome of HIV-associated Pneumocystis pneumonia in hospitalized patients from 2000 through 2003
Radhi S, Alexander T, Ukwu M, Saleh S, Morris A
BMC Infectious Diseases, 2008 8:118 (16 September 2008)
Abstract http://www.biomedcentral.com/1471-2334/8/118/abstract
Full text http://www.biomedcentral.com/1471-2334/8/118
PDF http://www.biomedcentral.com/content/pdf/1471-2334-8-118.pdf
PubMed http://www.biomedcentral.com/pubmed/18796158

Research article
Pandemic influenza in Australia: Using telephone surveys to measure perceptions of threat and willingness to comply
Barr M, Raphael B, Taylor M, Stevens G, Jorm L, Giffin M, Lujic S
BMC Infectious Diseases, 2008 8:117 (15 September 2008)
Abstract http://www.biomedcentral.com/1471-2334/8/117/abstract
Full text http://www.biomedcentral.com/1471-2334/8/117
PDF http://www.biomedcentral.com/content/pdf/1471-2334-8-117.pdf
PubMed http://www.biomedcentral.com/pubmed/18793441

Research article
Impact of Empiric Antimicrobial Therapy on Outcomes in Patients with Escherichia coli and Klebsiella pneumoniae Bacteremia: A Cohort Study
Thom K, Schweizer M, Osih R, McGregor J, Furuno J, Perencevich E, Harris A
BMC Infectious Diseases, 2008 8:116 (15 September 2008)
Abstract http://www.biomedcentral.com/1471-2334/8/116/abstract
Full text http://www.biomedcentral.com/1471-2334/8/116
PDF http://www.biomedcentral.com/content/pdf/1471-2334-8-116.pdf
PubMed http://www.biomedcentral.com/pubmed/18793400

Research article
A highly efficacious pediculicide based on dimeticone: Randomized observer blinded comparative trial
Heukelbach J, Pilger D, Oliveira F, Khakban A, Ariza L, Feldmeier H
BMC Infectious Diseases, 2008 8:115 (10 September 2008)
Abstract http://www.biomedcentral.com/1471-2334/8/115/abstract
Full text http://www.biomedcentral.com/1471-2334/8/115
PDF http://www.biomedcentral.com/content/pdf/1471-2334-8-115.pdf
PubMed http://www.biomedcentral.com/pubmed/18783606

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