Volume 30, Issue 4, 2022

Review

Corticosteroids use for COVID-19: an overview of systematic reviews
Cruciani Mario, Pati Ilaria, Masiello Francesca, Pupella Simonetta, De Angelis Vincenzo

The emergence of SARS-COV-2 Omicron subvariants: current situation and future trends
Farahat Ramadan Abdelmoez, Abdelaal Abdelaziz, Umar Tungki Pratama, El-Sakka Amro A., Benmelouka Amira Yasmine, Albakri Khaled, Ali Iftikhar, Al-Ahdal Tareq, Abdelazeem Basel, Sah Ranjit, Rodriguez-Morales Alfonso J.

Clinical impact of COVID-19 on tuberculosis
Sanduzzi Zamparelli Stefano, Mormile Mauro, Sanduzzi Zamparelli Alessandro, Guarino Amedeo, Parrella Roberto, Bocchino Marialuisa

Periodontal disease as a non-traditional risk factor for acute coronary syndrome: a systematic review and meta-analysis
Meregildo-Rodriguez Edinson Dante, Robles-Arce Luis Gianmarco, Chunga-Chévez Eleodoro Vladimir, Asmat-Rubio Martha Genara, Zavaleta-Alaya Petterson, Vásquez-Tirado Gustavo Adolfo

Role of tigecycline in the treatment of urinary tract infections: a systematic review of published case reports
Charles Reema, Adhikari Shreya Das, Mittal Ankit, Chaudhuri Souvik, Gupta Mukund, Khot Wasim, Schito Marco, Gupta Nitin

Antibiotic therapy for pan-drug-resistant infections
Asghari Ozma Mahdi, Abbasi Amin, Asgharzadeh Mohammad, Pagliano Pasquale, Guarino Amedeo, Köse Şükran, Samadi Kafil Hossein

Why do we miss isolated male genital tuberculosis diagnosis?
Retal Youssef, Kharbach Youssef, Khallouk Abdelhak

Original article

Pre-existing chronic kidney disease (CDK) was not associated with a severe clinical outcome of hospitalized COVID-19: results of a case-control study in Southern Italy
Calò Federica, Russo Antonio, Palamone Mariagrazia, Maggi Paolo, Allegorico Enrico, Gentile Ivan, Sangiovanni Vincenzo, Russomando Annamaria, Gentile Valeria, Calabria Giosuele, Pisapia Raffaella, Salomone Megna Angelo, Masullo Alfonso, Iodice Valentina, Russo Grazia, Parrella Roberto, dell’Aquila Giuseppina, Gambardella Michele, Ponticiello Antonio, Pisaturo Mariantonietta, Coppola Nicola

Efficacy and safety of oral antivirals in individuals aged 80 years or older with mild-to-moderate COVID-19: preliminary report from an Italian Prescriber Center
Bruno Giuseppe, Perelli Serena, Giotta Massimo, Bartolomeo Nicola, DeVita Giuseppina, Buccoliero Giovanni Battista

COVID-19 chest CT and laboratory features of B.1.617.2 (Delta variant) vs B.1.1.7 (Alpha variant) surge: a single center case-control study
Viceconte Giulio, Ponsiglione Andrea, Buonomo Antonio Riccardo, Camera Luigi, Scotto Riccardo, De Giorgi Marco, Pinto Lorenzo, Pinchera Biagio, Villari Riccardo, Foggia Maria, Gerundo Gerardo, Abete Pasquale, Brunetti Arturo, Gentile Ivan

Detection of human adenovirus among Iranian pediatric hospitalized patients suspected of COVID-19: epidemiology and comparison of clinical features
Mohammadi Mohsen, Bid-Hendi Shadi, Baghershiroodi Mahnaz, Chehrazi Mohammad, Yahyapour Yousef, Gouranourimi Azin, Sadeghi Farzin

Prognostic evaluation of Acinetobacter baumannii ventilator-associated pneumonia in COVID-19
De Benedetto Ilaria, Lupia Tommaso, Shbaklo Nour, Bianchi Alessandro, Concialdi Erika, Penna Maurizio, Corcione Silvia, DeRosa Francesco Giuseppe

Pseudomonas infection reduction in the ICU: a successful multidisciplinary quality improvement project
Khedr Anwar, Mathew Bijoy M., Mushtaq Hisham, Nelson Courtney A., Poehler Jessica L., Jama Abbas B., Borge Jeanine M., von Lehe Jennifer L., Gomez Urena Eric O., Khan Syed Anjum

The utility of point of care testing of procalcitonin in paediatric acute assessment
Munro Alasdair P.S., Hungwe Charles, Patel Pratisksha, Ward Nick, Struthers Simon, Saeed Kordo

Seroprevalence of Strongyloides infection among steroid recipients in a tertiary care centre in North India
Ramprasad Aishwarya, Kodan Parul, Jonnalagadda Kirtana, Bir Raunak, Verma Nishant, Sahni Kanika, Vikram Naval K., Soneja Manish, Mirdha Bijay Ranjan, Wig Naveet

Mapping Dengue in children in a Colombian Caribbean Region: clinical and epidemiological analysis of more than 3500 cases
Ricardo-Rivera Sandra Milena, Aldana-Carrasco Leidy Marcela, Lozada-Martinez Ivan David, Bolaño-Romero Maria Paz, Acevedo-Lopez Nicole, Sajona-Leguia Walter Antonio, Bula-García Daniela Lucía, Fady Zaghab-Zgieb Feraz, Peralta Farak Juan Carlos, López Ordóñez Juliana,

Case report

Clinical presentation of Monkeypox among people living with HIV in South Florida: a case series
Wong Lena, Gonzales- Zamora Jose A., Beauchamps Laura, Henry Zachary, Lichtenberger Paola

The Infections in the History of Medicine

The history of Gin and Tonic; the infectious disease specialist long drink. When gin and tonic was not ordered but prescribed