Volume 20, Number 4—April 2014
Volume 20, Number 4—April 2014 PDF Version [PDF - 10.30 MB - 223 pages]
Distribution of Pandemic Influenza Vaccine and Reporting of Doses Administered, New York, New York, USA
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R. Marcello et al.View Summary
Mandating reporting of all doses administered during an influenza pandemic was feasible.
Antibodies against MERS Coronavirus in Dromedary Camels, United Arab Emirates, 2003 and 2013
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B. Meyer et al.View Summary
Camels were infected with this virus >10 years before the first human cases.
Ciprofloxacin Resistance and Gonorrhea Incidence Rates in 17 Cities, United States, 1991–2006
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H. W. Chesson et al.View Summary
Antimicrobial drug resistance can lead to increases in gonorrhea incidence rates.
Active Surveillance for Avian Influenza Virus, Egypt, 2010–2012
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G. Kayali et al.View Summary
Continued circulation of influenza virus A subtypes H5N1 and H9N2 highlights the need for a revised intervention plan.
Contact Investigation for Imported Case of Middle East Respiratory Syndrome, Germany
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A. Reuss et al.View Summary
No evidence was found for nosocomial transmission of this coronavirus.
Efficiency of Points of Dispensing for Influenza A(H1N1)pdm09 Vaccination, Los Angeles County, California, USA, 2009
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S. Saha et al.View Summary
Placing vaccine clinics in high population density areas could be an effective strategy to reach large numbers of people.
Epidemic of Mumps among Vaccinated Persons, the Netherlands, 2009–2012
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J. Sane et al.View Summary
Mainly vaccinated students were affected, indicating inadequate vaccine effectiveness, but vaccination reduced risk for complications.
Rapid Increase in Pertactin-deficient Bordetella pertussis Isolates, Australia
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C. Lam et al.View Summary
This pattern is consistent with continuing evolution in response to vaccine selection pressure.
Underdiagnosis of Foodborne Hepatitis A, the Netherlands, 2008–2010
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M. Petrignani et al.View Summary
Routine typing of virus from serum from reported patients is useful for detection of foodborne outbreaks.
Regional Variation in Travel-related Illness acquired in Africa, March 1997–May 2011
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M. Mendelson et al.View Summary
Travel-related illness acquired in Africa varies markedly by the geographic region visited on the continent.
Large Outbreak of Cryptosporidium hominis Infection Transmitted through the Public Water Supply, Sweden
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M. Widerström et al.View Summary
Use of inadequate microbial barriers at water treatment plants can have serious public health consequences.
Gnathostoma spinigerum in Live Asian Swamp Eels (Monopterus spp.) from Food Markets and Wild Populations, United States
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R. A. Cole et al.View Summary
Imported live eels are a potential source of human gnathostomiasis.
Medscape CME Activity
Travel-associated Antimicrobial Drug–Resistant Nontyphoidal Salmonellae, 2004–2009 PDF Version [PDF - 669 KB - 9 pages]R. S. Barlow et al.View Summary
Providers should evaluate patient travel history and bacterial serotype when considering antimicrobial therapy.
Rotavirus Surveillance in Urban and Rural Areas of Niger, April 2010–March 2012
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A. Page et al.View Summary
The emergence of G12P warrants close attention to the characteristics of associated epidemics and possible prevention measures.
Novel Betacoronavirus in Dromedaries of the Middle East, 2013
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P. Woo et al.View Summary
Continuous surveillance is needed to understand the potential for virus emergence in camels and subsequent transmission to humans.
High Rates of Antimicrobial Drug Resistance Gene Acquisition after International Travel, the Netherlands
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C. von Wintersdorff et al.View Summary
The metagenomic approach used might detect resistance genes in more species than culturing bacteria does.
Spread of Virulent Group A Streptococcus Type emm59 from Montana to Wyoming, USA
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C. C. Brown et al.
Burkholderia pseudomallei Type G in Western Hemisphere
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J. E. Gee et al.
Invasive Salmonella enterica Serotype Typhimurium Infections, Democratic Republic of the Congo, 2007–2011
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B. Ley et al.
Complete Genome of Hepatitis E Virus from Laboratory Ferrets
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T. Li et al.
New Alphacoronavirus in Mystacina tuberculata Bats, New Zealand
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R. J. Hall et al.
Vibrio parahaemolyticus, Southern Coastal Region of China, 2007–2012
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Y. Li et al.
Pathology of US Porcine Epidemic Diarrhea Virus Strain PC21A in Gnotobiotic Pigs
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K. Jung et al.
Cetacean Morbillivirus in Coastal Indo-Pacific Bottlenose Dolphins, Western Australia
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N. Stephens et al.
Hepatitis E Antibodies in Laboratory Rabbits from 2 US Vendors
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L. Birke et al.
Clinical Malaria along the China–Myanmar Border, Yunnan Province, China, January 2011–August 2012
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G. Zhou et al.
Characteristics of Patients Infected with Norovirus GII.4 Sydney 2012, Hong Kong, China
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M. Chan et al.
Salmonella Subtypes with Increased MICs for Azithromycin in Travelers Returned to the Netherlands
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R. Hassing et al.
Diagnostic Methods for and Clinical Pictures of Polyomavirus Primary Infections in Children, Finland
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T. Chen et al.
Genetic Characterization of Clade 188.8.131.52 Avian Influenza A(H5N1) Viruses, Indonesia, 2012
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N. Dharmayanti et al.
Incorporating Research and Evaluation into Pandemic Influenza Vaccination Preparedness and Response
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T. T. Shimabukuro and S. C. Redd
Decline of Salmonella enterica Serotype Choleraesuis Infections, Taiwan
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L. Su et al.
Q Fever Endocarditis and New Coxiella burnetii Genotype, Saudi Arabia
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E. Angelakis et al.
Nosocomial Drug-Resistant Bacteremia in 2 Cohorts with Cryptococcal Meningitis, Africa
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R. Rajasingham et al.
Detection of Rickettsia sibirica mongolitimonae by Using Cutaneous Swab Samples and Quantitative PCR
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J. Solary et al.
Severe Babesiosis in Immunocompetent Man, Spain, 2011
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L. M. Gonzalez et al.
St. Louis Encephalitis Virus Infection in Woman, Peru
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V. Felices et al.
Pandemic Vibrio parahaemolyticus, Maryland, USA, 2012
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J. Haendiges et al.
Serologic Evidence of Leptospirosis in Humans, Union of the Comoros, 2011
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Y. Gomard et al.
Whole-Genome Sequencing for Risk Assessment of Long-term Shiga Toxin–producing Escherichia coli
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J. Knobloch et al.
Lack of MERS Coronavirus but Prevalence of Influenza Virus in French Pilgrims after 2013 Hajj
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P. Gautret et al.
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