Posts Tagged ‘Clin Infect Dis’

Goldman: Cecil Medicine, 23rd ed. Copyright © 2007 Saunders, An Imprint of Elsevier SUGGESTED READINGS American Thoracic Society and Infectious Diseases Society of America: Guidelines for the management of adults with hospital-acquired, ventilator-associated, and health care associated pneumonia.  Am J Respir Crit Care Med  2005; 171:388-416.A comprehensive guide to the diagnosis and management of hospital-acquired pneumonia, ventilator-associated pneumonia, […]

Goldman: Cecil Medicine, 23rd ed. Copyright © 2007 Saunders, An Imprint of Elsevier SUGGESTED READINGS Bartlett JG: The role of anaerobic bacteria in lung abscess.  Clin Infect Dis  2005; 40:923-925.A nice summary Fernandez-Sabé N, Carratalà J, Dorca J, et al: Efficacy and safety of sequential amoxicillin-clavulanate in the treatment of anaerobic lung infections.  Eur J Clin Microbiol Infect Dis  2003; 22:185-187.A good study of […]

Goldman: Cecil Medicine, 23rd ed. Copyright © 2007 Saunders, An Imprint of Elsevier    REFERENCES 1. Sexton DJ, Tenenbaum MJ, Wilson WR, et al: Ceftriaxone once daily for four weeks compared with ceftriaxone plus gentamicin once daily for two weeks for treatment of endocarditis due to penicillin-susceptible streptococci. Endocarditis Treatment Consortium Group.  Clin Infect Dis  1998; 27:1470-1474. 2. Fowler Jr VG, Boucher […]

Goldman: Cecil Medicine, 23rd ed. Copyright © 2007 Saunders, An Imprint of Elsevier    REFERENCES 1. Del Mar CB, Glasziou PP, Spinks AB: Antibiotics for sore throat.  Cochrane Database Syst Rev  2006;4.CD000023 2. Casey JR, Pichichero ME: Meta-analysis of cephalosporins versus penicillin for treatment of group A streptococcal tonsillopharyngitis in adults.  Clin Infect Dis  2004; 38:1526-1534. 3. Bjornson CL, Klassen TP, Williamson J, et al: A randomized […]

Goldman: Cecil Medicine, 23rd ed. Copyright © 2007 Saunders, An Imprint of Elsevier SUGGESTED READINGS Hoogman M, van de Beek D, Weisfeldt M, et al: Cognitive outcome in adults after bacterial meningitis.  J Neurol Neurosurg Psychiatry  2007 Mar 12;Epub ahead of print. Cognitive impairment of variable severity was present in one-third of adults affer pneumococcal or meningococcal meningitis Straus SE, Thorpe […]

Goldman: Cecil Medicine, 23rd ed. Copyright © 2007 Saunders, An Imprint of Elsevier SUGGESTED READINGS Cumurciuc R, Crassard I, Sarov M, et al: Headache as the only neurological sign of cerebral venous thrombosis: A series of 17 cases.  J Neurol Neurosurg Psychiatry  2005; 76:1084-1087.Seventeen of 123 consecutive cases had new ipsilateral or bilateral headaches, normal head CT, and normal CSF; MR […]

Goldman: Cecil Medicine, 23rd ed. Copyright © 2007 Saunders, An Imprint of Elsevier SUGGESTED READINGS Di Lorenzo G, Konstantinopoulos PA, Pantanowitz L, et al: Management of AIDS-related Kaposi’s sarcoma.  Lancet Oncol  2007; 8:167-176.Review of recent advances in the treatment of Kaposi’s sarcoma Hawkins T.: Appearance-related side effects of HIV-1 treatment.  AIDS Patient Care STDS  2006; 20:6-18.Review of the many dermatologic side effects of HIV […]

Goldman: Cecil Medicine, 23rd ed. Copyright © 2007 Saunders, An Imprint of Elsevier SUGGESTED READINGS Abubakar I, Aliyu SH, Arumugam C, et al: Prevention and treatment of cryptosporidiosis in immunocompromised patients.  Cochrane Database Syst Rev  2007;CD004932. Meta-analysis confirming that there is no evidence for an effective treatment of this disease in immunocompromised individuals Dworkin MS, Williamson JMfor the Adult/Adolescent Spectrum of […]

Goldman: Cecil Medicine, 23rd ed. Copyright © 2007 Saunders, An Imprint of Elsevier SUGGESTED READINGS Beyrer C.: HIV epidemiology update and transmission factors: Risks and risk contexts—16th International AIDS Conference epidemiology plenary.  Clin Infect Dis  2007; 44:981-987.An epidemiologic review Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC): HIV prevalence, unrecognized infection, and HIV testing among men who have sex with […]

Goldman: Cecil Medicine, 23rd ed. Copyright © 2007 Saunders, An Imprint of Elsevier SUGGESTED READINGS Brenchley JM, Price DA, Schacker TW, et al: Microbial translocation is a cause of systemic immune activation in chronic HIV infection.  Nat Med  2006; 12:1365-1371.Circulating lipopolysaccharide, presumably from translocated intestinal flora, is increased in patients with HIV Miller MF, Haley C, Koziel MJ, Rowley CF: Impact of hepatitis C virus […]

Goldman: Cecil Medicine, 23rd ed. Copyright © 2007 Saunders, An Imprint of Elsevier SUGGESTED READINGS Campbell GL, Marfin AA, Lanciotti RS, Gubler DJ: West Nile virus.  Lancet Infect Dis  2002; 2:519-529.An excellent summary of current understanding of the virus and the disease Carson PJ, Konewko P, Wold KS, et al: Long-term clinical and neuropsychological outcomes of West Nile virus infection.  Clin Infect Dis  2006; 43:723-730.Multiple somatic complaints […]

Goldman: Cecil Medicine, 23rd ed. Copyright © 2007 Saunders, An Imprint of Elsevier SUGGESTED READINGS Beyrer C.: HIV epidemiology update and transmission factors: Risks and risk contexts—16th International AIDS Conference epidemiology plenary.  Clin Infect Dis  2007; 44:981-987.An epidemiologic update Centers for Disease Control (CDC): Revised recommendations for HIV testing of adults, adolescents, and pregnant women in health-care settings.  MMWR  2006; 55(No. […]

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