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Volume 22, Number 1—January 2016


  • Epidemiology of Haemophilus ducreyi Infections
    C. González-Beiras et al.
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    Infections are at their lowest level worldwide, but nongenital cutaneous infections have increased.


  • Multiorgan WU Polyomavirus Infection in Bone Marrow Transplant
    E. A. Siebrasse et al.
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    Virus was detected in the lung and trachea of the young patient, who died.

  • Human Papillomavirus Prevalence and Herd Immunity after Introduction of Vaccination Program, Scotland
  • Falling Plasmodium knowlesi Malaria Death Rate among Adults despite Rising Incidence, Sabah, Malaysia, 2010–2014
    G. S. Rajahram et al.
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    The decreased notification-fatality rate is likely associated with improved use of intravenous artesunate for severe malaria.

  • Multifacility Outbreak of Middle East Respiratory Syndrome in Taif, Saudi Arabia A. Assiri et al.
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    Enhanced surveillance and infection-control practices are needed to prevent outbreaks in healthcare settings.

  • Risk Factors for Primary Middle East Respiratory Syndrome Coronavirus Illness in Humans, Saudi Arabia, 2014 B. M. Alraddadi et al.
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    Direct exposure to camels, diabetes mellitus, heart disease, and smoking were independently associated with this illness.

  • Waterborne Elizabethkingia meningoseptica in Adult Critical Care
    L. Moore et al.
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    This outbreak might reflect improved diagnostic testing, indicating that E. meningoseptica is a pseudo-emerging pathogen.


  • Severe Community-Acquired Bloodstream Infection with Acinetobacter ursingii in Person who Injects Drugs
    H. Salzer et al.
  • Avian Influenza A(H7N9) Virus Infection in 2 Travelers Returning from China to Canada, January 2015 D. M. Skowronski et al.
  • Variations in Spike Glycoprotein Gene of MERS-CoV, South Korea, 2015 D. Kim et al.
  • Asymptomatic Lymphogranuloma Venereum Infection in Men who Have Sex with Men, United Kingdom
    C. Saxon et al.
  • Rift Valley Fever Virus among Wild Ruminants, Etosha National Park, Namibia, 2011
    A. Dondona et al.
  • Identification of the Source of Brucella suis Infection of a Human by Using Whole Genome Sequencing
  • Seroepidemiology of Human Enterovirus 71 Infection among Children, Cambodia
    P. F. Horwood et al.
  • Effectiveness of Ring Vaccination as Control Strategy for Ebola Virus Disease A. J. Kucharski et al.
  • Increase in Sexually Transmitted Infections among Men Who Have Sex with Men, England, 2014
    H. Mohammed et al.
  • Rapid Emergence and Clonal Dissemination of CTX-M-15–Producing Salmonella enterica Serotype Virchow in Republic of Korea
    J. Kim et al.
  • Increased Risk for ESBL-Producing Bacteria from Co-administered Treatments for Travelers Diarrhea
    A. Kantele et al.
  • Autochthonous Nocardia cerradoensis Infection in Humans, Spain, 2011 and 2014
    M. Ercibengoa et al.
  • Hemagglutinin Gene Clade 3C.2a Influenza A(H3N2) Viruses, Alachua County, Florida, USA, 2014–15
    J. A. Lednicky et al.
  • Factors Related to Fetal Death in Pregnant Women with Cholera, Haiti, 2011–2014
    E. Schillberg et al.


Volume 22, Number 2—February 2016




  • Sustained Transmission of Pertussis in Vaccinated, 1–5-Year-Old Children in a Preschool, Florida, USA
    J. Matthias et al.
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    Monitoring of vaccine performance is necessary to identify outbreaks or emerging epidemiologic trends.

  • Invasive Group A Streptococcus Infection among Children, Rural Kenya
    A. C. Seale et al.
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    These infections cause serious illness, especially in neonates.

  • Feasibility of Xpert Ebola Assay in Médecins Sans Frontières Ebola Program, Guinea R. Van den Bergh et al.
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    This assay provides results in less time than routine PCR and is equally sensitive.

  • Prognostic Indicators for Ebola Virus Disease Survival
    S. J. Crowe et al.
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    Odds of survival were greatest for patients with low viral load in first blood sample collected.



Volume 22, Number 3—March 2016


  • Improved Detection of Tuberculosis and Multidrug-Resistant Tuberculosis among Tibetan Refugees, India
    K. L. Dierberg et al.
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    The incidence of TB is extremely high in this population and requires urgent attention.