The Brazilian Journal of Infectious Diseases The Brazilian Journal of Infectious Diseases
Current number
July - August 2014
Vol. 18. Num. 4.
Pages 355-468
The BJID is an official publication of the Brazilian Society of Infectious Diseases (SBI), published bymonthly since 1996, from February to December and published by Elsevier Editora Ltda. Produced by the Editor-in-Chief, Dr. Carlos Brites, an editorial board and highly competent associate editors, the production staff and advertising board, the articles and communications published in the BJID aim to be relevant in the broadest sense to all aspects of microbiology, infectious diseases and immune response to infectious agents.

The BJID is one of the most influential publications in its field in Brazil and Latin America with a high impact factor, since its inception it has garnered a growing share of the publishing market.

In addition to six regular issues per year, the BJID published special supplements, conference and seminar, annals and reprints of individual articles, as well as advertising courses, competitions and seminars in all fields of medicine.

Impact Factor 2012: 1.036

Vol. 18. Num. 4. July - August 2014 Pages 355-468
Original Articles
Adherence to acute otitis media treatment guidelines among primary health care providers in Israel
Noa Shviro-Roseman, Haim Reuveni, Eli Gazala, Eugene Leibovitz
Braz J Infec Dis.2014;18:355-9
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A simple mathematical model to determine the ideal empirical antibiotic therapy for bacteremic patients
Felipe F. Tuon, Jaime L. Rocha, Talita M. Leite, Camila Dias
Braz J Infec Dis.2014;18:360-3
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Congenital toxoplasmosis in a reference center of Paraná, Southern Brazil
Jaqueline Dario Capobiango, Regina Mitsuka Breganó, Italmar Teodorico Navarro, Claudio Pereira Rezende Neto, Antônio Marcelo Barbante Casella, Fabiana Maria Ruiz Lopes Mori, Sthefany Pagliari, Inácio Teruo Inoue, Edna Maria Vissoci Reiche
Braz J Infec Dis.2014;18:364-71
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Incidence of antiretroviral adverse drug reactions in pregnant women in two referral centers for HIV prevention of mother-to-child-transmission care and research in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil
Marilia Santini-Oliveira, Ruth Khalili Friedman, Valdilea Gonçalves Veloso, Cynthia Braga Cunha, José Henrique Pilotto, Luana Monteiro Spindola Marins, Esaú Custódio João, Thiago Silva Torres, Beatriz Grinsztejn
Braz J Infec Dis.2014;18:372-8
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Meningococcal disease before and after the introduction of meningococcal serogroup C conjugate vaccine. Federal District, Brazil
Márcia de Cantuária Tauil, Cleidiane Santos Rodrigues de Carvalho, Ataiza César Vieira, Eliseu Alves Waldman
Braz J Infec Dis.2014;18:379-86
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Genotypic study documents divergence in the pathogenesis of bloodstream infection related central venous catheters in neonates
Cristiane Silveira Brito, Rosineide Marques Ribas, Daiane Silva Resende, Denise Von Dolinger de Brito, Vânia Olivetti Steffen Abdallah, Kátia Regina Netto dos Santos, Fernanda Sampaio Cavalcante, Pricilla Dias Moura de Matos, Paulo P. Gontijo Filho
Braz J Infec Dis.2014;18:387-93
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Prevalence of lipodystrophy and risk factors for dyslipidemia in HIV-infected children in Brazil
Luanda Papi, Ana Carolina G.B. Menezes, Hélio Rocha, Thalita F. Abreu, Ricardo Hugo de Oliveira, Ana Cristina C. Frota, Lucia de A. Evangelista, Cristina B. Hofer
Braz J Infec Dis.2014;18:394-9
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Risk factors for laboratory-confirmed bloodstream infection in neonates undergoing surgical procedures
Roberta Maia de Castro Romanelli, Lêni Márcia Anchieta, Elaine Alvarenga de Almeida Carvalho, Lorena Ferreira da Glória e Silva, Rafael Viana Pessoa Nunes, Paulo Henrique Mourão, Wanessa Trindade Clemente, Maria Cândida Ferrarez Bouzada
Braz J Infec Dis.2014;18:400-5
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The rapid and sustained responses of dendritic cells to influenza virus infection in a non-human primate model
Zhijun Jie, Wei Sun, Shanze Wang, Frederick Koster, Bilan Li, Kevin S. Harrod
Braz J Infec Dis.2014;18:406-13
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Review Articles
Extended spectrum β-lactamase producers among nosocomial Enterobacteriaceae in Latin America
Manuel Guzmán-Blanco, Jaime A. Labarca, Maria Virginia Villegas, Eduardo Gotuzzo
Braz J Infec Dis.2014;18:421-33
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Kidney involvement in leishmaniasis—a review
Geraldo Bezerra da Silva Junior, Elvino José Guardão Barros, Elizabeth De Francesco Daher
Braz J Infec Dis.2014;18:434-40
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Brief Communications
RNA interference inhibits herpes simplex virus type 1 isolated from saliva samples and mucocutaneous lesions
Amanda Perse da Silva, Juliana Freitas Lopes, Vanessa Salete de Paula
Braz J Infec Dis.2014;18:441-4
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Interleukin-10 gene polymorphism (−1082G/A) and allergy to efavirenz in patients infected with human immunodeficiency virus
Raphael de Oliveira Rodrigues, Paulo Germano de Carvalho, Érico Antônio Gomes de Arruda, Silvia Helena Barem Rabenhorst, Silvia Fernandes Ribeiro da Silva, Ilana Farias Ribeiro, Denise Girão Limaverde Lima, Aparecida Tiemi Nagao-Dias
Braz J Infec Dis.2014;18:445-8
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Comparison among the BED capture enzyme immunoassay test and AxSYM avidity index assay for determining recent HIV infection and incidence in two Voluntary Counselling and Testing Centres in Northeast Brazil
Daniela Medeiros Salustiano, Kledoaldo Oliveira de Lima, Ana Maria Salustiano Cavalcanti, Ricardo Sobhie Diaz, Heloisa Ramos Lacerda
Braz J Infec Dis.2014;18:449-53
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Case Reports
Acute pancreatitis associated with boceprevir: a case report
Juliana Miguel Bilar, Roberto José Carvalho-Filho, Carolina Frade Magalhães Girardin Pimentel Mota, Patricia da Silva Fucuta, Maria Lucia Cardoso Gomes Ferraz
Braz J Infec Dis.2014;18:454-6
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Primary pyomyositis and disseminated septic pulmonary emboli: a reactivated staphylococcal infection?
Savvoula Savvidou, Emmanouil Kalogiannis, Kalliopi Tsakiri, Maria Gavra, Afroditi Tsona
Braz J Infec Dis.2014;18:457-61
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Clinical Images
AIDS and disseminated tuberculosis after Immune Reconstitution Inflammatory Syndrome
Gonul Sengoz, Ahmet Sengoz, Filiz Pehlivanoglu
Braz J Infec Dis.2014;18:462-3
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Tropical pruritus
Pierre Loulergue, Olivier Mir
Braz J Infec Dis.2014;18:464-5
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Letters to the Editor
Spontaneous pneumothorax: a fatal complication in HIV-infected patients
Izabella Picinin Safe, Victor Costa Morais de Oliveira, Paula Marques Marinho, Marcus Vinicius Lacerda, Márcia Melo Damian
Braz J Infec Dis.2014;18:466
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Sixth case of infective endocarditis caused by Gemella bergeri
Edoardo Virgilio, Paola Addario Chieco
Braz J Infec Dis.2014;18:467
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Erratum
Erratum on “Consensus of the Brazilian Society of Infectious Diseases and Brazilian Society of Clinical Oncology on the management and treatment of Kaposi's sarcoma” [Braz. J. Infect. Dis. 18 (3) (2014) 315–326]
Érico Arruda, Alexandre Andrade dos Anjos Jacome, Ana Luiza de Castro Conde Toscano, Anderson Arantes Silvestrini, André Santa Bárbara Rêgo, Evanius Garcia Wiermann, Geraldo Felicio da Cunha, Heloisa Ramos Lacerda de Melo, Karen Mirna Loro Morejón, Luciano Zubaran Goldani, Luiz Carlos Pereira, Mariliza Henrique Silva, Mauro Sergio Treistman, Mônica Cristina Toledo Pereira, Patricia Maria Bezerra Xavier Romero, Rafael Aron Schmerling, Rodrigo Antonio Vieira Guedes, Veridiana Pires de Camargo
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