Volume 25, Issue 2, 2017

Review

Infections in patients affected by liver cirrhosis: an update
Ascione Tiziana, Di Flumeri Giusy, Boccia Giovanni, De Caro Francesco

Original article

Patterns of multi-drug resistant bacteria at first culture from patients admitted to a third level University hospital in Calabria from 2011 to 2014: implications for empirical therapy and infection control
Reale Mariaconcetta, Strazzulla Alessio, Quirino Angela, Rizzo Claudia, Marano Vito, Postorino Maria Concetta, Mazzitelli Maria, Greco Giuseppe, Pisani Vincenzo, Costa Chiara, Cesana Bruno Mario, Liberto Maria Carla, Torti Carlo, Focà Alfredo

A surveillance system model for central line-associated bloodstream infections (CLABSI) coordinated at the regional level: a pilot feasibility study
Zeneli Anita, Mezzadri Sergio, Bertozzi Lucia, Resi Davide, Golinucci Monica, Dodi Simona, Prati Elena

Molecular epidemiology and antibiotic resistance patterns of Enterococcus faecalis isolates from hospitals in Tehran
Saeidi‬ Somayyeh, Mirnejad Reza, Zavaryani Sara Masoumi, Rostamzadeh Shiva

High frequency of hopQ genotypes among Iranian Helicobacter pylori clinical isolates
Dara Mahintaj, Khashei Reza, Dehghani Behzad

Identification of Aspergillus sections Flavi, Nigri, and Fumigati and their differentiation using specific primers
Ashtiani Nafiseh Mohebbi, Kachuei Reza, Yalfani Roozbeh, Harchegani, Asghar Beigi, Nosratabadi Mohsen

Prevalence of intestinal parasitoses detected in Padua teaching hospital, Italy, March 2011 - February 2013


Where are we after 60 years of paragonimiasis research? A bibliometric assessment
Culquichicón Carlos, Hernández-Pacherres Arturo, Labán-Seminario L. Max, Cardona-Ospina Jaime A. , Rodríguez-Morales Alfonso J.

What to start with in first line treatment of chronic hepatitis B patients: an Italian multicentre observational cohort, HBV-RER study group
Cuomo Gianluca, Borghi Vanni, Giuberti Tiziana, Andreone Pietro, Massari Marco, Villa Erica, Pietrangelo Antonello, Verucchi Gabriella, Levantesi Fabio, Ferrari Carlo

Case report

Drug resistant pulmonary tuberculosis mimicking a flu-like syndrome in an elderly man: an atypical case report
Hadjipetrou Athanasios, Anyfantakis Dimitrios, Damianaki Angeliki, Krietsepi Vasiliki, Kastanakis Serafim

Miliary tuberculosis: the role of necropsy studies
dos Santos Vitorino Modesto, dos Santos Lister Arruda Modesto

Contact lens-related Fusarium keratitis: a case report
Amadasi Silvia, Federico Giovanni, Colombini Paolo, Bonomini Annalisa, Farina Claudio, Pietrantonio Filomena, Pedroni Palmino

Retropharyngeal abscess with cervical diskitis and vertebral osteomyelitis caused by Escherichia coli in a patient with liver cirrhosis
Sakaguchi Ayu, Ishimaru Naoto, Ohnishi Hisashi, Kawamoto Megumi, Takagi Asuka, Yoshimura Sho, Kinami Saori, Sakamoto Susumu

Cerebrospinal fluid shunt-associated meningitis caused by Gordonia sputi: case report and review of the literature
Martín Daniel, Barrios Ana, Domingo Diego, Sánchez Pedro, Sánchez Marta, Ruiz-Dassy Ana, Miqueleiz Ana, Sanz Jesús

The Infections in the History of Medicine

The study of ocular tuberculosis during the 19th and early 20th century
Laios Konstantinos, Moschos Marilita M., Androutsos George

The treatment of wounds during World War I
Sabbatani Sergio, Fiorino Sirio

Letters to the editor

New strategies for the eradication of Aedes aegypti: what challenges do we face in Latin America?


Erratum

Erratum: An unnoticed origin of fever: Periapical tooth abscess – Three case reports and literature review
Arslan Ferhat, Karagöz Ergenekon, Arslan Birsen Yigit, Mert Ali