The Brazilian Journal of Infectious Diseases
ISSN: 1413-8670

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.

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2.083 (2017)
1.468 (2016)
1.412 (2015)
1.299 (2014)
1.096 (2013)
1.036 (2012)
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Vol. 23. Issue 3.
Pages 149-210 (May - June 2019)
Brazil is so far free from Candida auris. Are we missing something?
Alessandro C. Pasqualotto, Teresa C.T. Sukiennik, Jacques F. Meis
Braz J Infect Dis. 2019;23:149-50
Open access
Original articles
Preservation of cytotoxic granule production in response to mycobacterial antigens by T-lymphocytes from vertically HIV-infected Brazilian youth on effective combined antiretroviral therapy
Mauro Pedromonico Arrym, Paulo César Martins Alves, Mariana Virginello Castelhano, Taís Nitsch Mazzola, Renata Muller Banzato Pinto de Lemos, Tânia Regina Zaccariotto, Carlos Emilio Levy, Fernando Guimarães, Marcos Tadeu Nolasco da Silva
Braz J Infect Dis. 2019;23:151-9
Open access
Factors associated with mortality in HIV patients failing antiretroviral therapy, in Salvador, Brazil
Tatiana Haguihara, Márcio da Oliveira Silva, Monaliza Cardozo Rebouças, Eduardo Martins Netto, Carlos Brites
Braz J Infect Dis. 2019;23:160-3
Open access
Direct matrix-assisted laser desorption ionization time-of-flight mass spectrometry and real-time PCR in a combined protocol for diagnosis of bloodstream infections: a turnaround time approach
Milene Gonçalves Quiles, Bruno Cruz Boettger, Fernanda Matsiko Inoue, Jussimara Monteiro, Daniel Wagner Santos, Vinicius Ponzio, Fabianne Carlesse, Paola Cappellano, Cecilia Godoy Carvalhaes, Antonio Carlos Campos Pignatari
Braz J Infect Dis. 2019;23:164-72
Open access
Characteristics associated with anti-HCV serological markers in prisoners in the state of Paraná, Brazil: a case-control study
Tânia Maria Pazin Marques Silva, Lirane Elize Defante Ferreto, Franciele Ani Caovilla Follador, Ana Paula Vieira, Roberto Shigueyasu Yamada, Léia Carolina Lucio, Joana Perotta Titon, Renata Himovski Torres, Greicy Cézar do Amaral, Harnoldo Colares Coelho
Braz J Infect Dis. 2019;23:173-81
Open access
Hepatitis C disease burden and strategies for elimination by 2030 in Brazil. A mathematical modeling approach
Adele Schwartz Benzaken, Renato Girade, Elisa Catapan, Gerson Fernando Mendes Pereira, Elton Carlos de Almeida, Simone Vivaldini, Neide Fernandes, Homie Razavi, Jonathan Schmelzer, Maria Lucia Ferraz, Paulo Roberto Abrão Ferreira, Mario Guimarães Pessoa, Ana Martinelli, Francisco José Dutra Souto, Nick Walsh, Maria Cassia Mendes-Correa
Braz J Infect Dis. 2019;23:182-90
Open access
Review article
Daptomycin to bone and joint infections and prosthesis joint infections: a systematic review
João Paulo Telles, Juliette Cieslinski, Felipe Francisco Tuon
Braz J Infect Dis. 2019;23:191-6
Open access
Case reports
Fusarium solani keratitis: role of antifungal susceptibility testing and identification to the species level for proper management
Priscila Dallé Rosa, Karla Sheid, Claudete Locatelli, Diane Marinho, Luciano Goldani
Braz J Infect Dis. 2019;23:197-9
Open access
Ciguatera fish poisoning in Brazilian traveler to Caribbean
Cidney K. Neves, Luciano Z. Goldani
Braz J Infect Dis. 2019;23:200-2
Open access
Brief communication
Genetic analysis of the first mcr-1 positive Escherichia coli isolate collected from an outpatient in Chile
Camila Gutiérrez, Javier Zenis, Paulette Legarraga, Jaime R. Cabrera-Pardo, Patricia García, Helia Bello-Toledo, Andrés Opazo-Capurro, Gerardo González-Rocha
Braz J Infect Dis. 2019;23:203-6
Open access
Letters to the editor
Genomic features of a clinical ESBL-producing and colistin-resistant hypermucoviscous K. quasipneumoniae subsp. similipneumoniae from Brazil
Melina Lorraine Ferreira, Bruna Fuga Araújo, Louise Teixeira Cerdeira, César Toshio, Rosineide Marques Ribas
Braz J Infect Dis. 2019;23:207-9
Open access
The Brazilian Journal of Infectious Diseases

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