October 6, 2016

Latest Article Alert from BMC Infectious Diseases

The following new articles have just been published in BMC Infectious Diseases

Does directly observed therapy improve tuberculosis treatment? More evidence is needed to guide tuberculosis policy
McLaren Z, Milliken A, Meyer A, Sharp A
BMC Infectious Diseases 2016, 16:537 (4 October 2016)
Abstract http://bmcinfectdis.biomedcentral.com/articles/10.1186/s12879-016-1862-y#Abs1
Full text http://bmcinfectdis.biomedcentral.com/articles/10.1186/s12879-016-1862-y
PDF http://bmcinfectdis.biomedcentral.com/track/pdf/10.1186/s12879-016-1862-y

Research article
Carbapenem-Resistant Klebsiella pneumoniae influences the outcome of early infections in liver transplant recipients
Barchiesi F, Montalti R, Castelli P, Nicolini D, Staffolani S, Mocchegiani F, Fiorentini A, Manso E, Vivarelli M
BMC Infectious Diseases 2016, 16:538 (4 October 2016)
Abstract http://bmcinfectdis.biomedcentral.com/articles/10.1186/s12879-016-1876-5#Abs1
Full text http://bmcinfectdis.biomedcentral.com/articles/10.1186/s12879-016-1876-5
PDF http://bmcinfectdis.biomedcentral.com/track/pdf/10.1186/s12879-016-1876-5

Research article
Antimicrobial susceptibility testing in predicting the presence of carbapenemase genes in Enterobacteriaceae in South Africa
Singh-Moodley A, Perovic O
BMC Infectious Diseases 2016, 16:536 (4 October 2016)
Abstract http://bmcinfectdis.biomedcentral.com/articles/10.1186/s12879-016-1858-7#Abs1
Full text http://bmcinfectdis.biomedcentral.com/articles/10.1186/s12879-016-1858-7
PDF http://bmcinfectdis.biomedcentral.com/track/pdf/10.1186/s12879-016-1858-7

Research article
Temporal trends of β-haemolytic streptococcal osteoarticular infections in western Norway
Oppegaard O, Skrede S, Mylvaganam H, Kittang B
BMC Infectious Diseases 2016, 16:535 (4 October 2016)
Abstract http://bmcinfectdis.biomedcentral.com/articles/10.1186/s12879-016-1874-7#Abs1
Full text http://bmcinfectdis.biomedcentral.com/articles/10.1186/s12879-016-1874-7
PDF http://bmcinfectdis.biomedcentral.com/track/pdf/10.1186/s12879-016-1874-7

Research article
Factors associated with clinical outcome in 25 patients with avian influenza A (H7N9) infection in Guangzhou, China
Wang H, Xiao X, Lu J, Chen Z, Li K, Liu H, Luo L, Wang M, Yang Z
BMC Infectious Diseases 2016, 16:534 (3 October 2016)
Abstract http://bmcinfectdis.biomedcentral.com/articles/10.1186/s12879-016-1840-4#Abs1
Full text http://bmcinfectdis.biomedcentral.com/articles/10.1186/s12879-016-1840-4
PDF http://bmcinfectdis.biomedcentral.com/track/pdf/10.1186/s12879-016-1840-4

Research article
Impact of mass-screening on tuberculosis incidence in a prospective cohort of Brazilian prisoners
Paião D, Lemos E, Carbone A, Sgarbi R, Junior A, da Silva F, Brandão L, dos Santos L, Martins V, Simionatto S, Motta-Castro A, Pompílio M, Urrego J, Ko A, Andrews J, Croda J
BMC Infectious Diseases 2016, 16:533 (3 October 2016)
Abstract http://bmcinfectdis.biomedcentral.com/articles/10.1186/s12879-016-1868-5#Abs1
Full text http://bmcinfectdis.biomedcentral.com/articles/10.1186/s12879-016-1868-5
PDF http://bmcinfectdis.biomedcentral.com/track/pdf/10.1186/s12879-016-1868-5

Research article
Effectiveness and safety of generic version of abacavir/lamivudine and efavirenz in treatment naïve HIV-infected patients: a nonrandomized, open-label, phase IV study in Cali-Colombia, 2011–2012
Galindo J, Amariles P, Mueses-Marín H, Hincapié J, González-Avendaño S, Galindo-Orrego X
BMC Infectious Diseases 2016, 16:532 (3 October 2016)
Abstract http://bmcinfectdis.biomedcentral.com/articles/10.1186/s12879-016-1871-x#Abs1
Full text http://bmcinfectdis.biomedcentral.com/articles/10.1186/s12879-016-1871-x
PDF http://bmcinfectdis.biomedcentral.com/track/pdf/10.1186/s12879-016-1871-x

Research article
Seroprevalence of human immunodeficiency virus, hepatitis B and C viruses, and Treponema pallidum infections among blood donors at Shiyan, Central China
Yang S, Jiao D, Liu C, Lv M, Li S, Chen Z, Deng Y, Zhao Y, Li J
BMC Infectious Diseases 2016, 16:531 (1 October 2016)
Abstract http://bmcinfectdis.biomedcentral.com/articles/10.1186/s12879-016-1845-z#Abs1
Full text http://bmcinfectdis.biomedcentral.com/articles/10.1186/s12879-016-1845-z
PDF http://bmcinfectdis.biomedcentral.com/track/pdf/10.1186/s12879-016-1845-z

Research article
Prevalence of intestinal parasitic infections and associated risk factors among pregnant women attending antenatal care center at Felege Hiwot Referral Hospital, northwest Ethiopia
Derso A, Nibret E, Munshea A
BMC Infectious Diseases 2016, 16:530 (30 September 2016)
Abstract http://bmcinfectdis.biomedcentral.com/articles/10.1186/s12879-016-1859-6#Abs1
Full text http://bmcinfectdis.biomedcentral.com/articles/10.1186/s12879-016-1859-6
PDF http://bmcinfectdis.biomedcentral.com/track/pdf/10.1186/s12879-016-1859-6

Case report
A case report of a deep surgical site infection with Terrisporobacter glycolicus/T. Mayombei and review of the literature
Cheng M, Domingo M, Lévesque S, Yansouni C
BMC Infectious Diseases 2016, 16:529 (29 September 2016)
Abstract http://bmcinfectdis.biomedcentral.com/articles/10.1186/s12879-016-1865-8#Abs1
Full text http://bmcinfectdis.biomedcentral.com/articles/10.1186/s12879-016-1865-8
PDF http://bmcinfectdis.biomedcentral.com/track/pdf/10.1186/s12879-016-1865-8
PubMed http://www.biomedcentral.com/pubmed/27686579

Case report
An extremely rare case of tubo-ovarian abscesses involving corynebacterium striatum as causative agent
Yamamoto T, Kenzaka T, Mizuki S, Nakashima Y, Kou H, Maruo M, Akita H
BMC Infectious Diseases 2016, 16:527 (29 September 2016)
Abstract http://bmcinfectdis.biomedcentral.com/articles/10.1186/s12879-016-1860-0#Abs1
Full text http://bmcinfectdis.biomedcentral.com/articles/10.1186/s12879-016-1860-0
PDF http://bmcinfectdis.biomedcentral.com/track/pdf/10.1186/s12879-016-1860-0
PubMed http://www.biomedcentral.com/pubmed/27686475

Research article
Prognostic factors for severe Pneumocystis jiroveci pneumonia of non-HIV patients in intensive care unit: a bicentric retrospective study
Weng L, Huang X, Chen L, Feng L, Jiang W, Hu X, Peng J, Wang C, Zhan Q, Du B
BMC Infectious Diseases 2016, 16:528 (29 September 2016)
Abstract http://bmcinfectdis.biomedcentral.com/articles/10.1186/s12879-016-1855-x#Abs1
Full text http://bmcinfectdis.biomedcentral.com/articles/10.1186/s12879-016-1855-x
PDF http://bmcinfectdis.biomedcentral.com/track/pdf/10.1186/s12879-016-1855-x
PubMed http://www.biomedcentral.com/pubmed/27686235

Research article
Loss to follow-up and HIV incidence in female sex workers in Kaiyuan, Yunnan Province China: a nine year longitudinal study
Su Y, Ding G, Reilly K, Norris J, Liu H, Li Z, Wang G, Fang G, Wang N
BMC Infectious Diseases 2016, 16:526 (29 September 2016)
Abstract http://bmcinfectdis.biomedcentral.com/articles/10.1186/s12879-016-1854-y#Abs1
Full text http://bmcinfectdis.biomedcentral.com/articles/10.1186/s12879-016-1854-y
PDF http://bmcinfectdis.biomedcentral.com/track/pdf/10.1186/s12879-016-1854-y
PubMed http://www.biomedcentral.com/pubmed/27686152

Research article
Is Hepatitis Delta infections important in Brazil?
Cicero M, Pena N, Santana L, Arnold R, Azevedo R, Leal ?, Diaz R, Komninakis S
BMC Infectious Diseases 2016, 16:525 (29 September 2016)
Abstract http://bmcinfectdis.biomedcentral.com/articles/10.1186/s12879-016-1856-9#Abs1
Full text http://bmcinfectdis.biomedcentral.com/articles/10.1186/s12879-016-1856-9
PDF http://bmcinfectdis.biomedcentral.com/track/pdf/10.1186/s12879-016-1856-9
PubMed http://www.biomedcentral.com/pubmed/27686363

Research article
Short-term effects of meteorological factors on pediatric hand, foot, and mouth disease in Guangdong, China: a multi-city time-series analysis
Guo C, Yang J, Guo Y, Ou Q, Shen S, Ou C, Liu Q
BMC Infectious Diseases 2016, 16:524 (29 September 2016)
Abstract http://bmcinfectdis.biomedcentral.com/articles/10.1186/s12879-016-1846-y#Abs1
Full text http://bmcinfectdis.biomedcentral.com/articles/10.1186/s12879-016-1846-y
PDF http://bmcinfectdis.biomedcentral.com/track/pdf/10.1186/s12879-016-1846-y
PubMed http://www.biomedcentral.com/pubmed/27682137

Research article
Malaria infection and anaemia in HIV-infected children in Mutengene, Southwest Cameroon: a cross sectional study
Bate A, Kimbi H, Lum E, Lehman L, Onyoh E, Ndip L, Njabi C, Tonga C, B.Wempnje G, Ndip R, Bessong P
BMC Infectious Diseases 2016, 16:523 (29 September 2016)
Abstract http://bmcinfectdis.biomedcentral.com/articles/10.1186/s12879-016-1853-z#Abs1
Full text http://bmcinfectdis.biomedcentral.com/articles/10.1186/s12879-016-1853-z
PDF http://bmcinfectdis.biomedcentral.com/track/pdf/10.1186/s12879-016-1853-z
PubMed http://www.biomedcentral.com/pubmed/27682438

Research article
The impact of healthcare visit timing on reported pertussis cough duration: Selection bias and disease pattern from reported cases in Michigan, USA, 2000–2010
Knapp J, Wilson M, Murray S, Boulton M
BMC Infectious Diseases 2016, 16:522 (29 September 2016)
Abstract http://bmcinfectdis.biomedcentral.com/articles/10.1186/s12879-016-1852-0#Abs1
Full text http://bmcinfectdis.biomedcentral.com/articles/10.1186/s12879-016-1852-0
PDF http://bmcinfectdis.biomedcentral.com/track/pdf/10.1186/s12879-016-1852-0
PubMed http://www.biomedcentral.com/pubmed/27682251

Research article
A spatial model of Wild Poliovirus Type 1 in Kano State, Nigeria: calibration and assessment of elimination probability
McCarthy K, Chabot-Couture G, Shuaib F
BMC Infectious Diseases 2016, 16:521 (29 September 2016)
Abstract http://bmcinfectdis.biomedcentral.com/articles/10.1186/s12879-016-1817-3#Abs1
Full text http://bmcinfectdis.biomedcentral.com/articles/10.1186/s12879-016-1817-3
PDF http://bmcinfectdis.biomedcentral.com/track/pdf/10.1186/s12879-016-1817-3
PubMed http://www.biomedcentral.com/pubmed/27681708

Research article
Molecular evidence of high rates of asymptomatic P. vivax infection and very low P. falciparum malaria in Botswana
Motshoge T, Ababio G, Aleksenko L, Read J, Peloewetse E, Loeto M, Mosweunyane T, Moakofhi K, Ntebele D, Chihanga S, Motlaleng M, Chinorumba A, Vurayai M, Pernica J, Paganotti G, Quaye I
BMC Infectious Diseases 2016, 16:520 (29 September 2016)
Abstract http://bmcinfectdis.biomedcentral.com/articles/10.1186/s12879-016-1857-8#Abs1
Full text http://bmcinfectdis.biomedcentral.com/articles/10.1186/s12879-016-1857-8
PDF http://bmcinfectdis.biomedcentral.com/track/pdf/10.1186/s12879-016-1857-8
PubMed http://www.biomedcentral.com/pubmed/27682611

Erratum to: Clinical characteristics and outcomes of spontaneous bacterial peritonitis caused by Enterobacter species versus Escherichia coli: a matched case-control study
Bae S, Kim T, Kim M, Chong Y, Kim S, Sung H, Lim Y, Lee S, Kim M, Kim Y, Woo J, Choi S
BMC Infectious Diseases 2016, 16:519 (28 September 2016)
Abstract http://bmcinfectdis.biomedcentral.com/articles/10.1186/s12879-016-1828-0#Abs1
Full text http://bmcinfectdis.biomedcentral.com/articles/10.1186/s12879-016-1828-0
PDF http://bmcinfectdis.biomedcentral.com/track/pdf/10.1186/s12879-016-1828-0
PubMed http://www.biomedcentral.com/pubmed/27681894

Research article
Prolonged tuberculosis-associated immune reconstitution inflammatory syndrome: characteristics and risk factors
Bana T, Lesosky M, Pepper D, van der Plas H, Schutz C, Goliath R, Morroni C, Mendelson M, Maartens G, Wilkinson R, Meintjes G
BMC Infectious Diseases 2016, 16:518 (27 September 2016)
Abstract http://bmcinfectdis.biomedcentral.com/articles/10.1186/s12879-016-1850-2#Abs1
Full text http://bmcinfectdis.biomedcentral.com/articles/10.1186/s12879-016-1850-2
PDF http://bmcinfectdis.biomedcentral.com/track/pdf/10.1186/s12879-016-1850-2
PubMed http://www.biomedcentral.com/pubmed/27677424

Research article
Development and evaluation of an in-house single step loop-mediated isothermal amplification (SS-LAMP) assay for the detection of Mycobacterium tuberculosis complex in sputum samples from Moroccan patients
Bentaleb E, Abid M, El Messaoudi M, Lakssir B, Ressami E, Amzazi S, Sefrioui H, Ait Benhassou H
BMC Infectious Diseases 2016, 16:517 (27 September 2016)
Abstract http://bmcinfectdis.biomedcentral.com/articles/10.1186/s12879-016-1864-9#Abs1
Full text http://bmcinfectdis.biomedcentral.com/articles/10.1186/s12879-016-1864-9
PDF http://bmcinfectdis.biomedcentral.com/track/pdf/10.1186/s12879-016-1864-9
PubMed http://www.biomedcentral.com/pubmed/27677540

Research article
Persistently high prevalence of primary resistance and multidrug resistance of tuberculosis in Heilongjiang Province, China
Li D, Wang J, Ji B, Cui J, Pan X, Fan C, Shao C, Zhao L, Ma Y, Zhang L, Zhang C, Dong C, Hattori T, Ling H
BMC Infectious Diseases 2016, 16:516 (27 September 2016)
Abstract http://bmcinfectdis.biomedcentral.com/articles/10.1186/s12879-016-1848-9#Abs1
Full text http://bmcinfectdis.biomedcentral.com/articles/10.1186/s12879-016-1848-9
PDF http://bmcinfectdis.biomedcentral.com/track/pdf/10.1186/s12879-016-1848-9
PubMed http://www.biomedcentral.com/pubmed/27670780

You currently receive BMC Infectious Diseases article alerts whenever new articles are published

To change the email format or frequency, to update your email address or to stop receiving these alerts, visit the article alert sign up page http://www.biomedcentral.com/bmcinfectdis/my/preferences

For help or more information, contact us at info@biomedcentral.com