Volume 16, Issue 4, 2008

Review

Tuberculosis-associated immune reconstitution inflammatory syndrome
Leone Sebastiano, Nicastri Emanuele, Giglio Sergio, Corpolongo Angela, Narciso Pasquale, Acone Nicola

Informed consent to perform the HIV diagnostic test: how to behave when minors are involved
Prestileo Tullio, Argo Antonina, Triolo Valentina, Zerbo Stefania, Procaccianti Paolo

Original article

Aetiology of prosthetic joint infections in a tertiary care centre in Italy
Carrega Giuliana, Bartolacci Valentina, Burastero Giorgio, Casalino-Finocchio Giorgetta, Grappiolo Guido, Salomone Carlo, Sandrone Clemente, Santoriello Luisa, Riccio. Giovanni

Bronchoalveolar lavage as a diagnostic tool in patients with haematological malignancies and pneumonia
Cordani Stefano, Manna Annunziata, Vignali Monica, Tascini Carlo

Off-label antibiotic use: malpractice or good clinical practice?
Lazzarini Luca, Fabris Paolo, Tramarin Andrea, Conforto Mario Umberto, Nicolin Roberto, Giordani Maria Teresa, Benedetti Paolo, Manfrin Vinicio, Pellizzer Giampietro

Prospective observational study of pneumonia in an Italian hospital
Sacchetti Rossella, Aporti Manuela, Bianco Lauretta, Lazzari Claudio, Legnani Pier Paolo, Zanetti Franca, Finzi Gian Franco, Leoni Erica

Case report

Saccharomyces cerevisiae fungaemia associated to multiple foci pneumonia in a patient affected by alcohol-related hepatic cirrhosis
Montineri Arturo, Iacobello Carmelo, Larocca Licia, La Rosa Rosario, Nigro Luciano, Fatuzzo Filippo

Retroperitoneal abscess: an uncommon localization of tubercular infection
Pasqualini Leonella, Leli Christian, De Socio Giuseppe V.L., Mazzolla Rosanna, Cavaliere Antonio, Schillaci Giuseppe, Bistoni Francesco, Mannarino Elmo

Isolated laryngeal leishmaniasis in an immunocompetent patient: a case report
Tiseo Domenico, Tosone Grazia, Conte Maria Carmela Domenica, Scordino Fabrizio, Mansueto Gelsomina, Mesolella Massimo, Parrella Giovanni, Pennone Raffaella, Orlando Raffaele

The Infections in the History of Medicine

Contribution of palaeopathology to defining the pathocoenosis of infectious diseases (Part one)
Sabbatani Sergio, Fiorino Sirio