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Special content about coronavirus SARS-CoV-2 (COVID-19) in The Brazilian Journal of Infectious Diseases

Efficacy of COVID-19 outbreak management in a skilled nursing facility based on serial testing for early detection and control
Pedro M.M. Garibaldi, Natasha N. Ferreira, Glenda R. Moraes, José C. Moura, Danillo L.A. Espósito, Gustavo J. Volpe, Rodrigo T. Calado, Benedito A.L. Fonseca, Marcos C. Borges
10.1016/j.bjid.2021.101570
Braz J Infect Dis. 2021;25:101570
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One year after the arrival of COVID-19 in Latin America: what have we learned in Brazil and other countries?
Sergio Cimerman, Alberto Chebabo, Clovis Arns da Cunha, Alfonso J. Rodríguez-Morales
10.1016/j.bjid.2021.101571
Braz J Infect Dis. 2021;25:101571
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Serum ferritin at admission in hospitalized COVID-19 patients as a predictor of mortality
Katia Lino, Gabriel Macedo Costa Guimarães, Lilian Santos Alves, Any Caroline Oliveira, Renan Faustino, Cintia Souza Fernandes, Gleiser Tupinambá, Thalia Medeiros, Andrea Alice da Silva, Jorge Reis Almeida
10.1016/j.bjid.2021.101569
Braz J Infect Dis. 2021;25:101569
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Hydroxychloroquine with azithromycin in patients hospitalized for mild and moderate COVID-19
Elisa Baranski Lamback, Monica Amorim de Oliveira, Andrea Ferreira Haddad, André Filipe Marcondes Vieira, Armando Leão Ferreira Neto, Taciana da Silva Maia, Juliana de Rezende Chrisman, Pedro Pimenta de Mello Spineti, Marco Antonio de Mattos, Eduardo Costa
10.1016/j.bjid.2021.101549
Braz J Infect Dis. 2021;25:101549
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Validation of the GeneXpert Xpress SARS-CoV-2 PCR assay using saliva as biological specimen
Sara Nunes Vaz, Daniele Souza de Santana, Eduardo Martins Netto, Wei-Kung Wang, Carlos Brites
10.1016/j.bjid.2021.101543
Braz J Infect Dis. 2021;25:101543
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Organizing pneumonia: A late phase complication of COVID-19 responding dramatically to corticosteroids
Cilomar Martins de Oliveira Filho, Tarsila Vieceli, Caroline de Fraga Bassotto, João Pedro da Rosa Barbato, Tiago Severo Garcia, Rafael Selbach Scheffel
10.1016/j.bjid.2021.101541
Braz J Infect Dis. 2021;25:101541
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The COVID-19 second wave: A perspective to be explored
Ricardo Sobhie Diaz, Tania Regina Constant Vergara
10.1016/j.bjid.2020.101537
Braz J Infect Dis. 2021;25:101537
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COVID-19 among nursing home residents: results of an urgent pre-hospital intervention by a multidisciplinary task force
François Dolveck, Alessio Strazzulla, Coralie Noel, Sylvie Aufaure, Paul Tarteret, Astrid de Pontfarcy, Nicolas Briole, Nicolas Vignier, Sylvain Diamantis
10.1016/j.bjid.2020.11.004
Braz J Infect Dis. 2021;25:1039
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High acceptability of PrEP teleconsultation and HIV self-testing among PrEP users during the COVID-19 pandemic in Brazil
Brenda Hoagland, Thiago S. Torres, Daniel R.B. Bezerra, Marcos Benedetti, Cristina Pimenta, Valdilea G. Veloso, Beatriz Grinsztejn
10.1016/j.bjid.2020.11.002
Braz J Infect Dis. 2021;25:1037
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Setting up hospital care provision to patients with COVID-19: lessons learnt at a 2400-bed academic tertiary center in São Paulo, Brazil
Beatriz Perondi, Anna Miethke-Morais, Amanda C. Montal, Leila Harima, Aluisio C. Segurado
10.1016/j.bjid.2020.09.005
Braz J Infect Dis. 2020;24:570-4
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SARS-CoV-2 viremia may predict rapid deterioration of COVID-19 patients
Cuiyan Tan, Songbiao Li, Yingjian Liang, Meizhu Chen, Jing Liu
10.1016/j.bjid.2020.08.010
Braz J Infect Dis. 2020;24:565-9
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COVID-19 in children: a case report of Multisystem Inflammatory Syndrome (MIS-C) in São Paulo, Brazil
Elaine Monteiro Matsuda, Sinvaldo Alves dos Santos, Marcia Jorge Castejon, Cintia Mayumi Ahagon, Ivana Barros de Campos, Luís Fernando de Macedo Brígido
10.1016/j.bjid.2020.09.002
Braz J Infect Dis. 2020;24:580-2
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COVID-19 in health care workers in a university hospital during the quarantine in São Paulo city
Klinger Soares Faíco-Filho, Joseane Mayara Almeida Carvalho, Danielle Dias Conte, Luciano Kleber de Souza Luna, Nancy Bellei
10.1016/j.bjid.2020.08.003
Braz J Infect Dis. 2020;24:462-5
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Clinical usefulness of tomographic standards for COVID-19 pneumonia diagnosis: Experience from a Brazilian reference center
Rafael D. Grando, Vicente B. Brentano, Ana P. Zanardo, Felipe T. Hertz, Luís C. Anflor Júnior, Jônatas F. Prietto dos Santos, Gabriela S. Galvão, Alexandre P. Zavascki, Marcelo B. Gazzana
10.1016/j.bjid.2020.10.002
Braz J Infect Dis. 2020;24:524-33
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Co-infection of SARS-CoV-2 and dengue virus: a clinical challenge
Naira Bicudo, Eliana Bicudo, Julia Duarte Costa, Julliana Alline Leite Porto Castro, Gustavo Barcelos Barra
10.1016/j.bjid.2020.07.008
Braz J Infect Dis. 2020;24:452-4
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SARS-CoV-2 leading to acute pancreatitis: an unusual presentation
Amanda Mandarino Alves, Erika Yuki Yvamoto, Maira Andrade Nacimbem Marzinotto, Ana Cristina de Sá Teixeira, Flair José Carrilho
10.1016/j.bjid.2020.08.011
Braz J Infect Dis. 2020;24:561-4
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Concerns about COVID-19 and arboviral (chikungunya, dengue, zika) concurrent outbreaks
Mateus Santana do Rosário, Isadora Cristina de Siqueira
10.1016/j.bjid.2020.08.008
Braz J Infect Dis. 2020;24:583-4
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Saliva is a reliable, non-invasive specimen for SARS-CoV-2 detection
Sara Nunes Vaz, Daniele Souza de Santana, Eduardo Martins Netto, Celia Pedroso, Wei-Kung Wang, Felice Deminco Alves Santos, Carlos Brites
10.1016/j.bjid.2020.08.001
Braz J Infect Dis. 2020;24:422-7
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Increase in COVID-19 inpatient survival following detection of Thromboembolic and Cytokine storm risk from the point of admission to hospital by a near real time Traffic-light System (TraCe-Tic)
Marcela P. Vizcaychipi, Claire L. Shovlin, Alex McCarthy, Andrew Godfrey, Sheena Patel, Pallav L. Shah, Michelle Hayes, Richard T. Keays, Iain Beveridge, Gary Davies
10.1016/j.bjid.2020.07.010
Braz J Infect Dis. 2020;24:412-21
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Impact of lockdown on bed occupancy rate in a referral hospital during the COVID-19 pandemic in northeast Brazil
Danielli Oliveira da Costa Lino, Renato Barreto, Francisco Daniel de Souza, Carlos José Mota de Lima, Geraldo Bezerra da Silva Junior
10.1016/j.bjid.2020.08.002
Braz J Infect Dis. 2020;24:466-9
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Immune response in SARS-CoV-2 infection: the role of interferons type I and type III
Caciane Portela Sousa, Carlos Brites
10.1016/j.bjid.2020.07.011
Braz J Infect Dis. 2020;24:428-33
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Triage tool for suspected COVID-19 patients in the emergency room: AIFELL score
Ian Levenfus, Enrico Ullmann, Edouard Battegay, Macé M. Schuurmans
10.1016/j.bjid.2020.07.003
Braz J Infect Dis. 2020;24:458-61
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COVID-19 pneumonia in an HIV-positive woman on antiretroviral therapy and undetectable viral load in Porto Alegre, Brazil
Murillo Machado Cipolat, Eduardo Sprinz
10.1016/j.bjid.2020.07.009
Braz J Infect Dis. 2020;24:455-7
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A predictive score for COVID-19 diagnosis using clinical, laboratory and chest image data
Tarsila Vieceli, Cilomar Martins de Oliveira Filho, Mariana Berger, Marina Petersen Saadi, Pedro Antonio Salvador, Leonardo Bressan Anizelli, Pedro Castilhos de Freitas Crivelaro, Mauricio Butzke, Roberta de Souza Zappelini, Beatriz Graeff dos Santos Seligman, Renato Seligman
10.1016/j.bjid.2020.06.009
Braz J Infect Dis. 2020;24:343-8
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Different management between emergent infectious diseases and emergent non-infectious diseases during COVID-19 pandemic in a head and neck unit
Yuh Baba, Satoshi Takada, Hiroshi Segawa, Yasumasa Kato
10.1016/j.bjid.2020.07.007
Braz J Infect Dis. 2020;24:475-7
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Mild and asymptomatic cases of COVID-19 are potential threat for faecal–oral transmission
Samuel Cota Teixeira
10.1016/j.bjid.2020.06.003
Braz J Infect Dis. 2020;24:368
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Calcineurin inhibitors revisited: A new paradigm for COVID-19?
René Hage, Carolin Steinack, Macé M. Schuurmans
10.1016/j.bjid.2020.06.005
Braz J Infect Dis. 2020;24:365-7
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Ivermectin: potential candidate for the treatment of Covid 19
Dhyuti Gupta, Ajaya Kumar Sahoo, Alok Singh
10.1016/j.bjid.2020.06.002
Braz J Infect Dis. 2020;24:369-71
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Telemedicine as a tool for PrEP delivery during the COVID-19 pandemic in a large HIV prevention service in Rio de Janeiro-Brazil
Brenda Hoagland, Thiago S. Torres, Daniel R.B. Bezerra, Kim Geraldo, Cristina Pimenta, Valdilea G. Veloso, Beatriz Grinsztejn
10.1016/j.bjid.2020.05.004
Braz J Infect Dis. 2020;24:360-4
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Analysis of clinical and demographic heterogeneity of patients dying from COVID-19 in Brazil versus China and Italy
Maria Helena Santos de Oliveira, Johnny Wong, Giuseppe Lippi, Brandon Michael Henry
10.1016/j.bjid.2020.05.002
Braz J Infect Dis. 2020;24:273-5
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Will environmental changes in temperature affect the course of COVID-19?
Carlos Del Rio, Adrián Camacho-Ortiz
10.1016/j.bjid.2020.04.007
Braz J Infect Dis. 2020;24:261-3
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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
10.1016/j.bjid.2020.04.005
Braz J Infect Dis. 2020;24:93-5
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The 2019–2020 coronavirus pandemic in Italy: immunologic and cultural hurdles on the road to a cure
Edoardo Virgilio
10.1016/j.bjid.2020.04.008
Braz J Infect Dis. 2020;24:270
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An infant with a mild SARS-CoV-2 infection detected only by anal swabs: a case report
Juan Li, Jing Feng, Tian-hu Liu, Feng-cheng Xu, Guo-qiang Song
10.1016/j.bjid.2020.04.009
Braz J Infect Dis. 2020;24:247-9
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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
10.1016/j.bjid.2020.04.003
Braz J Infect Dis. 2020;24:180-7
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Novel coronavirus pneumonia
Na Wu, Yi Zhang, Yong-Sheng Yu
10.1016/j.bjid.2020.03.001
Braz J Infect Dis. 2020;24:178-9
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