Journal Club

 

2011


Evaluation of Aspergillus PCR protocols for testing serum specimens.

19.12.2011 (Daniel Goldenberger)
White PL. et al.:Evaluation of Aspergillus PCR protocols for testing serum specimens.
J Clin Microbiol 49 3842-3848 2011

Successful efavirenz dose reduction guided by therapeutic drug monitoring

21.11.2011 (Marcel Stöckle)
Fayet Mello A.. et al.: Successful efavirenz dose reduction guided by therapeutic drug monitoring
Antiviral Therapy 16 189-97 2011

Does Monastic Life Predispose to the Risk of Saint Anthony’s Fire (Herpes Zoster)?

14. November 2011 (Dr. Mirjam de Roche)
Jacques Gaillat: Does Monastic Life Predispose to the Risk of Saint Anthony’s Fire (Herpes Zoster)?
CID 53 (1 September) 405-410 2011

 

Azithromycin for Prevention of Exacerbations of COPD

 

07.11.2011 (D.Fasel)
Richard K. Albert et al,: Azithromycin for Prevention of Exacerbations of COPD
The new england journal of medicine vol.365 no.8 689-698 2011

Use of hormonal contraceptives and risk of HIV-1 transmission: a prospective cohort study

31.10.2011 (Danielle Vuichard Gysin)
Heffron R. et al: Use of hormonal contraceptives and risk of HIV-1 transmission: a prospective cohort study
Lancet Inf Dis e-published October 4, 2011 1-8 2011

Characterization of polybacterial clinical samples using

26.9.2011 (Daniel Goldenberger)
Kommedal Ø. et al: Characterization of polybacterial clinical samples using a set of group-specific broad-range primers targeting the 16S rRNA gene followed by DNA sequencing and RipSeq analysis
J Med Microbiol 60 927-936 2011

Screening of immigrants in the UK for imported latent tuberculosis

12.9. 2011(Dr. Simeon Schietzel)
Manish Pareek et al: Screening of immigrants in the UK for imported latent tuberculosis: a multiple cohort study and cost-effectiveness analysis
Lancet 11 435-444 2011

Dutch patients, retail chicken meat and poultry share the same ESBL gnees, plasmids and strains

15.8.2011 (Baharak Babouee)
Leverstein Van-Hall et al: Dutch patients, retail chicken meat and poultry share the same ESBL gnees, plasmids and strains
Clin Microb Infect 17 873-880 2011

New Regimens to Prevent Tuberculosis in Adults with HIV Infection

08.08.2011 (D. Fasel)
Neil A. Martinson et al: New Regimens to Prevent Tuberculosis in Adults with HIV Infection
The new england journal of medicine july 7, 2011 vol. 365 no. 1 11-20 2011

Neurosurgical Gram-Negative Bacillary Ventriculitis and Meningitis

18.07.2011 (Bucheli Eveline)
Tängdén T. et al: Neurosurgical Gram-Negative Bacillary Ventriculitis and Meningitis: A Retrospective Study Evaluating the Efficacy of Intraventricular Gentamicin Therapy in 31 Consecutive Cases
Clin Infect Dis. 52 1310-1316 2011

Blood (1→3)-β-D-Glucan as a Diagnostic Test for HIV-Related Pneumocystis jirovecii Pneumonia

18.07.2011 (Danielle Vuichard Gysin)
Paul E. Sax: Blood (1→3)-β-D-Glucan as a Diagnostic Test for HIV-Related Pneumocystis jirovecii Pneumonia
Clinical Infectious Diseases 53 197 2011

The Diarylquinoline TMC207

4.7.2011 (Stefan Erb)
Diacon A.H. et al: The Diarylquinoline TMC207 for Multidrug-Resistant Tuberculosis
NEJM 260 2397-2405 2011

Bacterial Meningitis in the United States, 1998-2007

27.6.2011 (Daniel Goldenberger)
Thigpen MC et al: Bacterial Meningitis in the United States, 1998-2007
NEJM 364 2016-2025 2011

Dissemination of NDM-1positive bacteria 

21.06.2010 (Sarah Tschudin Sutter)
Walsh TR et al: Dissemination of NDM-1 positive bacteria in the New Delhi environment and its implications for human health: an environmental point prevalence study
Lancet Infect Dis 11 355-62 2011

Immunodeficiency as a riskfactor

6. Juni 2011 (Dr. Florian Banderet-Uglioni)
A. Kesselring et al: Immunodeficiency as a riskfactor for Non-AIDS-Defining Malignancies (NADM) in HIV-1-infected patients receving combination antiretroviral therapy
CID  52 (12) 1458 - 1465  2011

The Impact of Prebiopsy Antibiotics

30.5.2011 (Baharak Babouee)
Marshall et al: The Impact of Prebiopsy Antibiotics on Pathogen Recovery in Hematogenous Vertebral Osteomyelitis
CID 52 867-72 2011

Safety and
Immunogenicity

23.05.2011 (D. Fasel)
Odile L. et al: Safety and Immunogenicity of 4 Intramuscular Double Doses an 4 Intradermal Low Doses vs Standard Hepatits B Vaccine Regimen in Adults
With HIV-1 JAMA Vol 305, No. 14. April 13, 2011 1432-40 2011