Volume 16, Issue 1, 2008

Review

New treatment options in chronic hepatitis B
Mondelli Mario

Original article

Carotid artery intima-media thickness in highly treated HIV-1 patients
Leone Sebastiano, Amitrano Maria, D’Avanzo Antonio, Acone Nicola, Giglio Sergio

Serological screening for Leishmania infantum in asymptomatic blood donors and HIV+ patients living in an endemic area
Scarlata Francesco, Li Vecchi Valentina, Abbadessa Vincenzo, Giordano Salvatore, Infurnari Laura, Saporito Laura, Mancuso Salvatrice, Occhipinti Francesco, Vitale Fabrizio, Reale Stefano, Titone Lucina

Infezione materno-fetale da Toxoplasma gondii: analisi critica della diagnosi pre e post-natale
Di Carlo Paola, Romano Amelia, Schimmenti Maria Gabriella, Mazzola Angela, Titone Lucina

Case report

Primary soft tissue and tenosynovial tuberculosis after needlestick injury in a surgeon
Lipani Filippo, Canta Francesca, Carosella Sinibaldo, Marrone Rosalia, Boglione Lucio, Sacchi Claudia, Caramello Pietro

Acute abdomen due to massive intestinal ascaridiasis: a case report
Scarlata Francesco, Giordano Salvatore, Infurnari Laura, Rubino Raffaella, Iacono Maurizio, Nasta Roberto, Romano Amelia

Infected atrial myxoma: a rare cause of fever
Falasca Katia, Ucciferri Claudio, Mancino Paola, Di Girolamo Arturo, Vecchiet Jacopo

Relapsing infection of cranial prosthesis sustained by Enterobacter cloacae and methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus
Garazzino Silvia, De Rosa Francesco Giuseppe, Bargiacchi Olivia, Di Perri Giovanni

The Infections in the History of Medicine

The Semmelweis reasoning and the puerperal fever
Sabbatani Sergio