The Brazilian Journal of Infectious Diseases
ISSN: 1413-8670

The Brazilian Journal of Infectious Diseases is the official publication of the Brazilian Society of Infectious Diseases (SBI). It aims to publish relevant articles in the broadest sense on all aspects of microbiology, infectious diseases and immune response to infectious agents.
The BJID is a bimonthly publication and one of the most influential journals 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.

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The Impact Factor measures the average number of citations received in a particular year by papers published in the journal during the two preceding years.

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Vol. 26. Issue 4.
(July - August 2022)
Original articles
Characteristics and management of children with Clostridioides difficile infection at a tertiary pediatric hospital in China
Xiaolu Li, Fangfei Xiao, Youran Li, Hui Hu, Yongmei Xiao, Qiao Xu, Dan Li, Guangjun Yu, Yizhong Wang, Ting Zhang
Braz J Infect Dis. 2022;26:102380
Open access
Sensitivity of different DNA extraction methods and PCR to detect resistance in patients with leprosy stratified by the bacilloscopic index
Lais Sevilha-Santos, Danielle Costa Aquino, Günter Hans Neto, Fabiano José Queiroz Costa, Carlos Augusto Felipe de Sousa, Elaine Faria Morelo, Agenor de Castro Moreira dos Santos Júnior, Ciro Martins Gomes
Braz J Infect Dis. 2022;26:102381
Open access
Development of monoclonal antibody based IgG and IgM ELISA for diagnosis of severe fever with thrombocytopenia syndrome virus infection
Mei Zhang, Yanhua Du, Li Yang, Lin Zhan, Bin Yang, Xueyong Huang, Bianli Xu, Koichi Morita, Fuxun Yu
Braz J Infect Dis. 2022;26:102386
Open access
National Brazilian survey on the outcomes of hepatitis c retreatment in patients non-responders to direct antiviral agents
Maria Lúcia Gomes Ferraz, Leonora de Zorzi Piccoli, Rosamar Rezende, Luiz Augusto Borba, Alcindo Pissaia Junior, Hugo Cheinquer, Giovanni Faria Silva, Paulo Roberto Abrão Ferreira, Cristiane Alves Villela-Nogueira, Daniel Ferraz Mazo, Fernanda Fernandes Souza, Liana Codes, Claudia Alexandra Pontes Ivantes, Geisa Perez Medina Gomide, Gustavo Henrique Santos Pereira, Mário Guimarães Pessôa, Alex Vianey Callado França, Arlene dos Santos Pinto, Rosângela Teixeira, Paulo Lisboa Bittencourt
Braz J Infect Dis. 2022;26:102388
Open access
SARS-CoV-2 Incidence, signs and symptoms and main risk factors for COVID-19 infection in Health Care Workers: A hospital-wide survey in Salvador, Brazil
Iris Montaño-Castellón, Liliane Lins-Kusterer, Estela Luz, Celia Pedroso, Márcia Paz, Carlos Brites
Braz J Infect Dis. 2022;26:102387
Open access
Case reports
Gamma variant vertically transmitted from a mild symptomatic pregnant woman associated with fatal neonatal COVID
Walusa Assad Gonçalves-Ferri, Cristina Galdonyi Carvalheiro, Marisa Marcia Mussi-Pinhata, Bruna Pinto Dias Cavasin, Benedito Antonio Lopes da Fonseca
Braz J Infect Dis. 2022;26:102385
Open access
Brief communications
The importance of disease prevalence in clinical decision making: a real practice study on COVID-19 antigen test in Curacao
Erlangga Yusuf, Liane Virginia-Cova, Lisette B Provacia, Jeanne Koeijers, Vanessa Brown
Braz J Infect Dis. 2022;26:102389
Open access
Letters to the editor
Obituary – Luiz Carlos Severo (1948-2022)
Flavio de Mattos Oliveira, Alessandro C. Pasqualotto
Braz J Infect Dis. 2022;26:102382
Open access
The Brazilian Journal of Infectious Diseases

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