ISSN: 1413-8670

The BJID is an official publication of the Brazilian Society of Infectious Diseases (SBI), published bymonthly since 1996, from February to December and published by Elsevier Editora Ltda. Produced by the Editor-in-Chief, Dr. Carlos Brites, an editorial board and highly competent associate editors, the production staff and advertising board, the articles and communications published in the BJID aim to be relevant in the broadest sense to all aspects of microbiology, infectious diseases and immune response to infectious agents.

The BJID is one of the most influential publications in its field in Brazil and Latin America with a high impact factor, since its inception it has garnered a growing share of the publishing market.

In addition to six regular issues per year, the BJID published special supplements, conference and seminar, annals and reprints of individual articles, as well as advertising courses, competitions and seminars in all fields of medicine.

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Vol. 22. Num. 4.July - August 2018
Pages 257-358
Original Articles
Differences in the replicative capacities of clinical isolates of dengue virus in C6/36 cells and in urban populations of Aedes aegypti from Colombia, South America
Diana Carolina Quintero-Gil, Alexander Uribe-Yepes, Marta Ospina, Francisco Javier Díaz, Marlen Martinez-Gutierrez
Braz J Infect Dis.2018;22:257-72
Open access
Secular trends of candidemia at a Brazilian tertiary care teaching hospital
Paula Rocha Braga, Isabela L. Cruz, Isadora Ortiz, Gloria Barreiros, Simone A. Nouér, Marcio Nucci
Braz J Infect Dis.2018;22:273-7
Open access
Predominance of Leishmania major and rare occurrence of Leishmania tropica with haplotype variability at the center of Iran
Amir Hossein Zahirnia, Ali Bordbar, Sahar Ebrahimi, Adel Spotin, Somayeh Mohammadi, Seyedeh Maryam Ghafari, Setareh Ahmadvand, Negar Jabbari, Ahmad Reza Esmaeili Rastaghi, Parviz Parvizi
Braz J Infect Dis.2018;22:278-87
Open access
The impact of urinary incontinence on the quality of life and on the sexuality of patients with HAM/TSP
Maria Rita Polo Gascón, Mirella de Almeida Mellão, Sandra Helena Mello, Rosangela Maria Negrão, Jorge Casseb, Augusto César Penalva de Oliveira
Braz J Infect Dis.2018;22:288-93
Open access
HBV epidemiology and genetic diversity in an area of high prevalence of hepatitis B in southern Brazil
Juliana de Paoli, André Castagna Wortmann, Mirelli Gabardo Klein, Vagner Reinaldo Zingalli Bueno Pereira, Adriana Maria Cirolini, Bibiane Armiliato de Godoy, Nelson Jurandi Rosa Fagundes, Jonas Michel Wolf, Vagner Ricardo Lunge, Daniel Simon
Braz J Infect Dis.2018;22:294-304
Open access
Predictors of mortality in multidrug-resistant tuberculosis patients from Brazilian reference centers, 2005 to 2012
Regina Gayoso, Margareth Dalcolmo, José Ueleres Braga, Draurio Barreira
Braz J Infect Dis.2018;22:305-10
Open access
Helicobacter pylori eradication: influence of interleukin-1beta –31 C/T polymorphism
Tássia Flores Rech, Luiz Edmundo Mazzoleni, Felipe Mazzoleni, Carlos Fernando de Magalhães Francesconi, Guilherme Becker Sander, Rafael Tomoya Michita, Débora Dreher Nabinger, Tobias Cancian Milbradt, Ronaldo João Spinato Torresini, Daniel Simon
Braz J Infect Dis.2018;22:311-6
Open access
Effectiveness of chronic hepatitis C treatment with direct-acting antivirals in the Public Health System in Brazil
Iandra Holzmann, Cristiane V. Tovo, Roseline Minmé, Mônica P. Leal, Michele P. Kliemann, Camila Ubirajara, Amanda A. Aquino, Bruna Araujo, Paulo R.L. Almeida
Braz J Infect Dis.2018;22:317-22
Open access
Microbiology and clinical characteristics of viridans group streptococci in patients with cancer
Fuensanta Guerrero-Del-Cueto, Cyntia Ibanes-Gutiérrez, Consuelo Velázquez-Acosta, Patricia Cornejo-Juárez, Diana Vilar-Compte
Braz J Infect Dis.2018;22:323-7
Open access
Review Articles
Inadequate use of antibiotics and increase in neonatal sepsis caused by resistant bacteria related to health care assistance: a systematic review
Ana Carolina Bueno Silva, Leni Marcia Anchieta, Marianna Fischer de Paula Lopes, Roberta Maia de Castro Romanelli
Braz J Infect Dis.2018;22:328-37
Open access
Ventilator-associated pneumonia agents in Brazilian Neonatal Intensive Care Units – a systematic review
André Ricardo Araujo da Silva, Thais Carolina da Silva, Gabriel José Teixeira Bom, Raissa Maria Bastos Vasconcelos, Robinson Simões Junior
Braz J Infect Dis.2018;22:338-44
Open access
Brief Communications
Clostridium difficile contamination in retail meat products in Brazil
Renata N. Pires, Cassia F.B. Caurio, Gabriele Z. Saldanha, Andreza F. Martins, Alessandro C. Pasqualotto
Braz J Infect Dis.2018;22:345-6
Open access
Central venous catheter-related infections caused by Corynebacterium amycolatum and other multiresistant non-diphtherial corynebacteria in paediatric oncology patients
Ricardo Vianna de Carvalho, Fernanda Ferreira da Silva Lima, Cíntia Silva dos Santos, Mônica Cristina de Souza, Rondinele Santos da Silva, Ana Luiza de Mattos-Guaraldi
Braz J Infect Dis.2018;22:347-51
Open access
Schistosomal liver fibrosis and hepatocellular carcinoma – case series of patients submitted to liver transplantation
Norma Arteiro Filgueira, Camilla Maria de Alencar Saraiva, Norma Thomé Jucá, Matheus Filgueira Bezerra, Claudio Moura Lacerda
Braz J Infect Dis.2018;22:352-4
Open access
Letters to the Editor
Prevalence of hepatitis C among dock workers
Roberto Focaccia, Adriana Silva de Moraes, Maria Luiza Alessi Ribeiro, Karla Fabiana Begosso Sampaio da Fonseca Carbonari, Bruna de Souza Quevedo
Braz J Infect Dis.2018;22:355-6
Open access
Bloodstream infection by mcr-1-harboring Escherichia coli in a cancer patient in southern Brazil
Vinícius Victor Lorenzoni, Tanise Vendruscolo Dalmolin, Laísa Nunes Franco, Afonso Luis Barth, Rosmari Hörner
Braz J Infect Dis.2018;22:356-7
Open access
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