The Brazilian Journal of Infectious Diseases The Brazilian Journal of Infectious Diseases
Current number
May - June 2016
Vol. 20. Num. 3.
Pages 227-322
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.

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Vol. 20. Num. 3. May - June 2016 Pages 227-322
Editorial
Zika virus infection, a new public health challenge
Gubio C. Campos, Silvia I. Sardi, Manoel Sarno, Carlos Brites
Braz J Infect Dis. 2016;20:227-8
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Original Articles
Adolescents growing with HIV/AIDS: experiences of the transition from pediatrics to adult care
Daisy Maria Machado, Eliana Galano, Regina Célia de Menezes Succi, Carla Maria Vieira, Egberto Ribeiro Turato
Braz J Infect Dis. 2016;20:229-34
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Utility of multiplex real-time PCR in the diagnosis of extrapulmonary tuberculosis
Reena Raveendran, Chand Wattal
Braz J Infect Dis. 2016;20:235-41
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Clinical and microbiological implications of invasive pneumococcal disease in hospitalized patients (1998–2013)
Marta Inês Cazentini Medeiros, Bento Vidal de Moura Negrini, Jorgete Maria e Silva, Samanta Cristine Grassi Almeida, Maria Luiza Leopoldo, Silva Guerra, Denise de Andrade
Braz J Infect Dis. 2016;20:242-9
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A cost-effectiveness analysis of two different antimicrobial stewardship programs
Lucas Miyake Okumura, Bruno Salgado Riveros, Monica Maria Gomes-da-Silva, Izelandia Veroneze
Braz J Infect Dis. 2016;20:255-61
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Hepatitis E virus seroprevalence among schistosomiasis patients in Northeastern Brazil
Ana Maria Passos-Castilho, Anne de Sena, Ana Lucia Coutinho Domingues, Edmundo Pessoa Lopes-Neto, Tibério Batista Medeiros, Celso Francisco Hernandez Granato, Maria Lúcia Ferraz
Braz J Infect Dis. 2016;20:262-6
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The effectiveness of a bundle in the prevention of ventilator-associated pneumonia
Cléria Rodrigues Ferreira, Denis Fabiano de Souza, Thulio Marques Cunha, Marcelo Tavares, Samir Seme Arab Reis, Reginaldo Santos Pedroso, Denise Von Dolinger de Brito Röder
Braz J Infect Dis. 2016;20:267-71
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Outpatient parenteral antimicrobial therapy for orthopedic infections – a successful public healthcare experience in Brazil
Priscila Rosalba Oliveira, Cassia da Silva Felix, Vladimir Cordeiro de Carvalho, Arlete Mazzini Giovani, Rosangela Suarti dos Reis, Marisa Beraldo, Edmir Peralta Albuquerque, Walter Cintra Ferreira, Jorge dos Santos Silva, Ana Lucia Lei Lima
Braz J Infect Dis. 2016;20:272-5
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Phenotypic and molecular characterization of resistance to macrolides, lincosamides and type B streptogramin of clinical isolates of Staphylococcus spp. of a university hospital in Recife, Pernambuco, Brazil
Jussyêgles Niedja da Paz Pereira, Marcelle Aquino Rabelo, Jailton Lobo da Costa Lima, Armando Monteiro Bezerra Neto, Ana Catarina de Souza Lopes, Maria Amélia Vieira Maciel
Braz J Infect Dis. 2016;20:276-81
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Review Article
Zika virus infection during pregnancy and microcephaly occurrence: a review of literature and Brazilian data
Newton Sérgio De Carvalho, Beatriz Freitas De Carvalho, Cyllian Arias Fugaça, Bruna Dóris, Evellyn Silverio Biscaia
Braz J Infect Dis. 2016;20:282-9
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Brief Communications
Evaluation of resistance acquisition during tuberculosis treatment using whole genome sequencing
Cinara Silva Feliciano, Jessica Rodrigues Plaça, Kamila Peronni, Wilson Araújo Silva, Valdes Roberto Bollela
Braz J Infect Dis. 2016;20:290-3
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Abnormal anal cytology risk in women with known genital squamous intraepithelial lesion
Maria do Socorro Nobre, Claudia Marcia Jacyntho, José Eleutério, Paulo César Giraldo, Ana Katherine Gonçalves
Braz J Infect Dis. 2016;20:294-7
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Cytotoxic factor secreted by Escherichia coli associated with sepsis facilitates transcytosis through human umbilical vein endothelial cell monolayers
Luiz Henrique Soares Tibo, Jéssica Wildgrube Bertol, Robert Alvin Bernedo-Navarro, Tomomasa Yano
Braz J Infect Dis. 2016;20:298-302
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Case Report
Aspergillus niger – a possible new etiopathogenic agent in Tinea capitis? Presentation of two cases
Anastasiya Atanasova Chokoeva, Liliya Zisova, Kristina Chorleva, Georgi Tchernev
Braz J Infect Dis. 2016;20:303-7
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Clinical Image
Tertiary syphilis: tubero-serpiginous and tubero-ulcerous syphilids
Lívia Montelo Araújo Jorge, José Augusto da Costa Nery, Fred Bernardes Filho
Braz J Infect Dis. 2016;20:308-9
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Letters to the Editor
A rare cause of seizures: brucellar brain abscess
Sanem Yilmaz, Gulhadiye Avcu, Mehmet Beyazal, Mehmet Arslan
Braz J Infect Dis. 2016;20:310-1
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Frequency of CCR5 genotypes in HIV-infected patients in Roraima, Brazil
André de Lima Guerra Corado, George Allan Villarouco da Silva, Renato Augusto Carvalho Leão, Fabiana Granja, Felipe Gomes Naveca
Braz J Infect Dis. 2016;20:314-5
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Molecular detection of Feline Leukemia Virus in free-ranging jaguars (Panthera onca) in the Pantanal region of Mato Grosso, Brazil
Carla Patricia Amarante e Silva, Selma Samiko Miyazaki Onuma, Daniel Moura de Aguiar, Valéria Dutra, Luciano Nakazato
Braz J Infect Dis. 2016;20:316-7
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Alcohol consumption and associated factors among HIV/AIDS patients
Luiz Carlos Marques de Oliveira, Marcelo Guerra Tannús dos Anjos, Rafael Macedo Mustafé, Aércio Sebastião Borges
Braz J Infect Dis. 2016;20:320-1
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