Volume 26, Issue 4, 2018

Review

Burkholderia cepacia complex outbreaks among non-cystic fibrosis patients in the intensive care units: A review of adult and pediatric literature.
Abdallah Mohammad, Abdallah Hassan A., Memish Ziad A.

Original article

A multicenter-based study on epidemiology, antibiotic susceptibility and risk factors of toxigenic Clostridium difficile in hospitalized patients in southwestern Iran
Ebrahim-Saraie Hadi Sedigh, Heidari Hamid, Amanati Ali, Bazargani Abdollah, Alireza Taghavi Seyed, Nikokar Iraj, Kalantar Kurosh, Motamedifar Mohammad

Investigation of Salmonella enteritidis outbreak in four kindergartens
Pavlova Maria, Velev Valeri, Karageorgiev Miroslav, Aleksandrova Ekaterina, N. Ivanov Ivan, Kamenov Galin, Halova Boriana, Popov Metodi, Pentchev Dancho, Dinkova Maria, Mangarov Atanas, Kantardjiev Todor

Molecular epidemiology and genetic characterization of Shigella in pediatric patients in Iran
Mehdi Soltan Dallal Mohammad, Ranjbar Reza, Yaghoubi Sajad, Rajabi Zahra, Aminharati Farzaneh, Adeli Behrooz Hamidreza

The diversity of class B and class D carbapenemases in clinical Acinetobacter baumannii isolates
Gholami Mehrdad, Moshiri Mona, Ahanjan Mohammad, Salimi Chirani Alireza, Hasannejad Bibalan Meysam, Asadi Arezoo, Eshaghi Morteza, Pournajaf Abazar, Abbasian Sara, Kouhsari Ebrahim, Irajian Gholamreza

Changes in bone mineral density in HIV-positive, virologically suppressed patients switching to lamivudine/dolutegravir dual therapy: preliminary results from clinical practice.
Ciccullo Arturo, D’Avino Alessandro, Pia Lassandro Anna, Baldin Gianmaria, Borghetti Alberto, Dusina Alex, Emiliozzi Arianna, Gagliardini Roberta, Moschese Davide, Belmonti Simone, Lombardi Francesca, Di Benedetto Simona

Effects of platelet function on the haemorrhagic manifestations and mortality in Crimean-Congo haemorrhagic fever
Duygu Fazilet, Sari Tugba, Celik Hakim

Prevalence of parasitic infections in migrants: do official symptom-driven guidelines apply to the current situation?
Mazzitelli Maria, Torti Carlo, Greco Giuseppe, Strazzulla Alessio, Costa Chiara, Pisani Vincenzo, Sorace Chiara, Giancotti Aida, Lamberti Angelo, Settimo Barreca Giorgio, Quirino Angela, Carla Liberto Maria, Focà Alfredo, Matera Giovanni,

Case report

Erysipelothrix rhusiopathiae septicaemia in systemic lupus erythematosus.
Feasi Marcello, Pontali Emanuele, Usiglio David, Mori Marco, Cassola Giovanni

A case of necrotizing fasciitis caused by Finegoldia magna in a patient with type 2 diabetes mellitus.
Scapaticci Margherita, Marchetto Sabina, Nardi Andrea, Zoppelletto Maira, Bartolini Andrea

Three cases of Chronic Suppurative Otitis Media (CSOM) caused by Kerstersia gyiorum and a review of the literature
Özcan Nida, Saat Neriman, Yıldırım Baylal Müzeyyen, Akpolat Nezahat, Atmaca Selahattin, Gül Kadri

A clinical case of sepsis due to Staphylococcus pettenkoferi
Vecchia Marco, Lombardi Andrea, Zuccaro Valentina, Mariani Bianca, Morea Alessandra, Asperges Erika, Grecchi Cecilia, Sacchi Paolo, Bruno Raffaele

Ralstonia mannitolilytica bacteraemia: a case report and literature review
Boattini Matteo, Bianco Gabriele, Biancone Luigi, Cavallo Rossana, Costa Cristina

Treatment of refractory paediatric giardiasis using secnidazole plus albendazole: a case series
A. Escobedo Angel, Almirall Pedro, Chirino Elaine, Pacheco Frank, Duque Ana, Avila Ivonne

Oral and cutaneous myiasis in a five- year-old child from Karachi, Pakistan
Ahmed Khan Bilal, Sabir Tooba, Perveen Bushra, Bin Nazir Maaz

The Infections in the History of Medicine

Caelius Aurelianus (5th century AD) study on worms
Laios Konstantinos

Paleoparasitology in Iran: A Review
Khodkar Iman, Hossein Feizhadad, Mohammad, Tavalla Mehdi

Letters to the editor

Poliovirus: a long-due battle for Pakistan
Asad Ameema, Kumar Ochani Rohan, Shaikh Asim, Batra Simran