Volume 20, Issue 4, 2012

Review

Impact of recent advances in molecular techniques on diagnosing lower respiratory tract infections (LRTIs)
Camporese Alessandro

The pharmacoeconomics of antiretroviral drugs and the role of adherence
Bargiacchi Olivia, Brondolo Roberta, Rizzo Giovanni, Garavelli Pietro Luigi

Original article

Comparison of cefuroxime and co-amoxiclav in the treatment of acute sinusitis in a sample of the Iranian population
Lari Abdolaziz Rastegar, Alinejad Faranak, Alaghehbandan Reza, Mostafavi Hamid, Asghari Babak, Gholami Abbas

Molecular epidemiology of methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus from bacteraemia in northern Italy
Aschbacher Richard, Pichon Bruno, Wootton Mandy, Davies Leanne, Binazzi Raffaella, Pike Rachel, Ganner Mark, Hill Robert, Pagani Elisabetta, Agreiter Iris, Mian Peter, Larcher Clara, Kearns Angela

Prospective multicentre survey on clinical features and management approach to community-acquired pneumonia in emergency departments in Italy: focus on hospital admitted cases
Viale Pierluigi, Tedeschi Sara, Tumietto Fabio, Ferrari Rodolfo, Azzari Chiara, Scudeller Luigia

Case report

Molecular diagnosis of Staphylococcus aureus prosthetic aortic graft infection: a case report
Avolio Manuela, Bonea Massimo, Camporese Alessandro

Multiple abscesses of the left brain hemisphere due to Listeria monocytogenes in an immunocompromised patient: a case report
Matera Giovanni, Puccio Rossana, Giancotti Aida, Quirino Angela, Guadagnino Vincenzo, Pardatscher Kurt, Caroleo Santo, De Rose Marisa, Amorosi Andrea, Liberto Maria Carla, Focà Alfredo

Male breast cancer in an HIV-infected patient: a case report
Calabresi Alessandra, Castelnuovo Filippo, Ferraresi Alice, Quiros-Roldan Eugenia

Resolution of migratory pulmonary infiltrates by moxifloxacin in a patient with dual infection of Mycoplasma pneumoniae and Bordetella pertussis
Kazama Itsuro, Tamada Tsutomu, Nakajima Toshiyuki

The Infections in the History of Medicine

The role of marine hospices as therapeutic support for scrofula treatment in nineteenth-century Ferrara
Guidi Enrica, Lupi Silvia, Vicentini Chiara Beatrice, Manfredini Stefano, Altieri Lorenzo, Scivales Sonia, Contini Carlo

Aretaeus of Cappodocia. Views on diphtheria
Tsoucalas Gregory, Marineli Filio, Karamanou Marianna, Laios Konstantinos, Androutsos George

Letters to the editor

Pharmacokinetic exposure and virological efficacy of a reduced atazanavir dose
Lanzafame Massimiliano, Lattuada Emanuela, Corsini Fabiana, Concia Ercole, Vento Sandro

Rapid spread of multiresistant Acinetobacter baumannii isolates in intensive care units (ICUs) and in vitro activity of colistin and tigecycline
Buccoliero Giovanni, Morelli Elisabetta, Lonero Gaetano, Romanelli Chiara, Resta Francesco, Pisconti Salvatore

Leprosy-like cutaneous presentation in histoplasmosis
Wiwanitkit Viroj

Erratum

Streptococcus anginosus group disseminated infection: case report and review of literature
G. Simone, G. Rubini, A. Conti, P. Goldoni, M. Falcone, A. Vena, M. Venditti, S. Morelli