Emerging Infectious Diseases journal
Volume 21, Number 2—February 2015 PDF Version [PDF - 8.78 MB - 203 pages]
Evaluation of Border Entry Screening for Infectious Diseases in Humans
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L. A. Selvey et al.View Summary
Outbreak-associated communications for travelers and clinicians may be a more effective approach to the international control of communicable diseases.
Timing of Influenza A(H5N1) in Poultry and Humans and Seasonal Influenza Activity Worldwide, 2004–2013
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L. O. Durand et al.View Summary
Co-circulation of H5N1 in poultry and humans during seasonal influenza epidemic periods signals the need for enhanced surveillance and biosafety measures.
Quantifying Reporting Timeliness to Improve Outbreak Control
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A. Marinović et al.View Summary
In the Netherlands, reporting is timely for hepatitis A and B prevention but needs to be faster for measles, mumps, pertussis, and shigellosis prevention.
Tickborne Relapsing Fever, Bitterroot Valley, Montana, USA
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J. Christensen et al.View Summary
Persons in this region are at risk for acquiring this disease.
Simulation Study of the Effect of Influenza and Influenza Vaccination on Risk of Acquiring Guillain-Barré Syndrome
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S. Hawken et al.View Summary
Under typical conditions, such as influenza incidence rates of >5% and vaccine effectiveness >60%, vaccination reduced risk.
Evidence for Elizabethkingia anophelis Transmission from Mother to Infant, Hong Kong
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S. Lau et al.View Summary
Genome sequencing can provide rapid insights on transmission and pathogenesis of emerging pathogens.
Microbiota That Affect Risk for Shigellosis in Children in Low-Income Countries
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B. Lindsay et al.View Summary
Co-infection with Shigella spp. and other microbes modifies diarrhea risk.
Optimizing Distribution of Pandemic Influenza Antiviral Drugs
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B. Singh et al.View Summary
Effective distribution of these drugs will reduce illness and death in underinsured populations.
Medscape CME Activity
pH Level as a Marker for Predicting Death among Patients with Vibrio vulnificus Infection, South Korea, 2000–2011 PDF Version [PDF - 535 KB - 6 pages]N. Yun et al.View Summary
Initial pH level at hospital admission was the most accurate and simple predictor of death.
Refining Historical Limits Method to Improve Disease Cluster Detection, New York City, New York, USA
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A. Levin-Rector et al.View Summary
Our refinements corrected for major biases, preserved simplicity, and improved validity.
Naturally Acquired Antibodies against Haemophilus influenzae Type a in Aboriginal Adults, Canada
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E. B. Nix et al.View Summary
High prevalence of invasive Hia disease among North American Aboriginal populations is more likely related to exposure than to inadequate immunity.
Novel Reassortant Influenza A(H5N8) Viruses among Inoculated Domestic and Wild Ducks, South Korea, 2014
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H. Kang et al.View Summary
Inoculated wild ducks showed few symptoms but transmitted H5N8 viruses to other ducks.
Medscape CME Activity
Infectious Causes of Encephalitis and Meningoencephalitis in Thailand, 2003–2005 PDF Version [PDF - 565 KB - 10 pages]S. J. Olsen et al.View Summary
Although many causes were identified, most remain unknown.
Lagenidium giganteum Pathogenicity in Mammals
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R. Vilela et al.View Summary
Strains pathogenic to mammals share phylogenetic and phenotypic features with strains approved for mosquito control.
Vesicular Stomatitis Virus–Based Vaccines against Lassa and Ebola Viruses
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A. Marzi et al.
Use of Insecticide-Treated House Screens to Reduce Infestations of Dengue Virus Vectors, Mexico
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P. Manrique-Saide et al.
Comparative Analysis of African Swine Fever Virus Genotypes and Serogroups
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A. Malogolovkin et al.
Murine Typhus, Reunion, France, 2011–2013
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E. Balleydier et al.
Awareness and Support of Release of Genetically Modified “Sterile” Mosquitoes, Key West, Florida, USA
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K. C. Ernst et al.
Novel Candidatus Rickettsia Species Detected in Nostril Tick from Human, Gabon, 2014
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R. Lopez-Velez et al.
Outbreak of Henipavirus Infection, Philippines, 2014
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P. G. Ching et al.
Potentially Novel Ehrlichia Species in Horses, Nicaragua
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V. L. O’Nion et al.
Neisseria meningitidis ST-11 Clonal Complex, Chile 2012
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P. Araya et al.
Molecular Diagnosis of Cause of Anisakiasis in Humans, South Korea
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H. Lim et al.
Streptococcus suis Infection in Hospitalized Patients, Nakhon Phanom Province, Thailand
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P. Praphasiri et al.
Exposure-Based Screening for Nipah Virus Encephalitis, Bangladesh
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H. Sazzad et al.
Close Relationship between West Nile Virus from Turkey and Lineage 1 Strain from Central African Republic
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K. Ergunay et al.
Zoonotic Transmission of Toxigenic Corynebacterium ulcerans Strain, Germany, 2012
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D. M. Meinel et al.
Potential Sexual Transmission of Zika Virus
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D. Musso et al.
Cluster of Middle East Respiratory Syndrome Coronavirus Infections in Iran, 2014
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J. Yavarian et al.
Acquisition of Human Polyomaviruses in the First 18 Months of Life
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R. J. Rockett et al.
Influenza D Virus in Cattle, France, 2011–2014
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M. F. Ducatez et al.
Ascariasis in Humans and Pigs on Small-Scale Farms, Maine, USA, 2010–2013
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L. Miller et al.
Outbreak-Associated Novel Avipoxvirus in Domestic Mallard Ducks, China
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M. Zheng et al.
Orientia tsutsugamushi in Lung of Patient with Acute Respiratory Distress Syndrome, France, 2013
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E. Angelakis et al.
Clustered Cases of Oestrus ovis Ophthalmomyiasis after 3-Week Festival, Marseille, France, 2013
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L. Bonzon et al.
Meningococcal Disease in US Military Personnel before and After Adoption of Conjugate Vaccine
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M. P. Broderick et al.
Chikungunya Virus Mutation, Indonesia, 2011
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M. Maha et al.
Co-infection with Zika and Dengue Viruses in 2 Patients, New Caledonia, 2014
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M. Dupont-Rouzeyrol et al.
Fatal Meningoencephalitis in Child and Isolation of Naegleria fowleri from Hot Springs in Costa Rica
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E. Abrahams-Sandí et al.
Genome Sequence of Enterovirus D68 and Clinical Disease, Thailand
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S. Vongpunsawad et al.
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