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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2.223 (2018)
2.083 (2017)
1.468 (2016)
1.412 (2015)
1.299 (2014)
1.096 (2013)
1.036 (2012)
Impact Factor

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Impact Factor 2018
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Vol. 24. Issue 2.
Pages 93-188 (March - April 2020)
Deep impact of COVID-19 in the healthcare of Latin America: the case of Brazil
Sergio Cimerman, Alberto Chebabo, Clovis Arns da Cunha, Alfonso J. Rodríguez-Morales
Braz J Infect Dis. 2020;24:93-5
Open access
Original article
Evaluation of in vitro activity of ceftolozane–tazobactam against recent clinical bacterial isolates from Brazil – the EM200 study
Felipe Francisco Tuon, Juliette Cieslinski, Suellen da Silva Rodrigues, Fernando Brandão Serra, Marina Della-Negra de Paula
Braz J Infect Dis. 2020;24:96-103
Open access
Profile of drug–drug interactions and impact on the effectiveness of antiretroviral therapy among patients living with HIV followed at an Infectious Diseases Referral Center in Belo Horizonte, Brazil
Betânia Maira Pontelo, Dirceu Bartolomeu Greco, Nathalia Sernizon Guimarães, Nina Rotsen, Victor Alberto Rebelo Braga, Pedro Henrique Nogueira Pimentel, Hugo Barbosa, Taciane Miranda Barroso, Unaí Tupinambás
Braz J Infect Dis. 2020;24:104-9
Open access
Joint report of SBI (Brazilian Society of Infectious Diseases), FEBRASGO (Brazilian Federation of Gynecology and Obstetrics Associations), SBU (Brazilian Society of Urology) and SBPC/ML (Brazilian Society of Clinical Pathology/Laboratory Medicine): recommendations for the clinical management of lower urinary tract infections in pregnant and non-pregnant women
Patricia de Rossi, Sergio Cimerman, José Carlos Truzzi, Clóvis Arns da Cunha, Rosiane Mattar, Marinês Dalla Valle Martino, Maurício Hachul, Adagmar Andriolo, José Ananias Vasconcelos Neto, João Antônio Pereira-Correia, Antonia M.O. Machado, Ana Cristina Gales
Braz J Infect Dis. 2020;24:110-9
Open access
New laboratory perspectives for evaluation of vivax malaria infected patients: a useful tool for infection monitoring
Eduardo Rodrigues Alves-Junior, Luciano Teixeira Gomes, Thaís Caroline Dallabona Dombroski, Andréia Ferreira Nery, Samuel Vandresen-Filho, Luciano Nakazato, Cor Jesus Fernandes Fontes, Fabrício Rios-Santos
Braz J Infect Dis. 2020;24:120-9
Open access
Tuberculosis associated with diabetes mellitus by age group in Brazil: a retrospective cohort study, 2007–2014
Maria do Socorro Nantua Evangelista, Rosalia Maia, João Paulo Toledo, Ricardo Gadelha de Abreu, Draurio Barreira
Braz J Infect Dis. 2020;24:130-6
Open access
Infectious complications associated with parenteral nutrition in intensive care unit and non-intensive care unit patients
Pedro Henrique Comerlato, Joel Stefani, Marina Verçoza Viana, Luciana Verçoza Viana
Braz J Infect Dis. 2020;24:137-43
Open access
Serum levels of matrix metalloproteinase-2, -9, and vitamin D in patients with multiple sclerosis with or without herpesvirus-6 seropositivity
Razieh Amini, Sajad karampoor, Hamid Zahednasab, Hossein Keyvani, Masoud Gheiasian, Farid Azizi Jalilian
Braz J Infect Dis. 2020;24:144-9
Open access
Nicotinamide activates latent HIV-1 ex vivo in ART suppressed individuals, revealing higher potency than the association of two methyltransferase inhibitors, chaetocin and BIX01294
Sadia Samer, Muhammad Shoaib Arif, Leila Bertoni Giron, Jean Paulo Lopes Zukurov, James Hunter, Bruna Teresa Santillo, Gislene Namiyama, Juliana Galinskas, Shirley Vasconcelos Komninakis, Telma Miyuki Oshiro, Maria Cecilia Sucupira, Luiz Mario Janini, Ricardo Sobhie Diaz
Braz J Infect Dis. 2020;24:150-9
Open access
Coagulase-negative staphylococci: a 20-year study on the antimicrobial resistance profile of blood culture isolates from a teaching hospital
Valéria Cataneli Pereira, Letícia Calixto Romero, Luiza Pinheiro-Hubinger, Adilson Oliveira, Katheryne Benini Martins, Maria de Lourdes Ribeiro de Souza da Cunha
Braz J Infect Dis. 2020;24:160-9
Open access
Review article
Efficacy and safety of dimeticones in the treatment of epidermal parasitic skin diseases with special emphasis on tungiasis: an evidence-based critical review
Hollman Miller, Julián Trujillo-Trujillo, Francis Mutebi, Hermann Feldmeier
Braz J Infect Dis. 2020;24:170-7
Open access
Clinical image
Novel coronavirus pneumonia
Na Wu, Yi Zhang, Yong-Sheng Yu
Braz J Infect Dis. 2020;24:178-9
Open access
Brief communication
COVID-19: a meta-analysis of diagnostic test accuracy of commercial assays registered in Brazil
Rodolfo Castro, Paula M. Luz, Mayumi D. Wakimoto, Valdilea G. Veloso, Beatriz Grinsztejn, Hugo Perazzo
Braz J Infect Dis. 2020;24:180-7
Open access
The Brazilian Journal of Infectious Diseases

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