The Brazilian Journal of Infectious Diseases The Brazilian Journal of Infectious Diseases
Current number
January - February 2018
Vol. 22. Num. 1.
Pages 1-78

The Brazilian Journal of Infectious Diseases is the official publication of the Brazilian Society of Infectious Diseases (SBI) aims to publish relevant articles in the broadest sense to all aspects of microbiology, infectious diseases and immune response to infectious agents.

The BJID is a bimonthly publication and one of the most influential journals 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. 

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Impact factor 2016: 1.468

Vol. 22. Num. 1. January - February 2018 Pages 1-78
Original Articles
Cost-utility of quadrivalent versus trivalent influenza vaccine in Brazil – comparison of outcomes from different static model types
Laure-Anne Van Bellinghen, Alen Marijam, Gabriela Tannus Branco de Araujo, Jorge Gomez, Ilse Van Vlaenderen
Braz J Infect Dis 2018;22:1-10
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Fluconazole levels in serum and cerebrospinal fluid according to daily dosage in patients with cryptococcosis and other fungal infections
Letícia Aparecida Schiave, Erika Nascimento, Fernando Crivelenti Vilar, Tissiana Marques de Haes, Osvaldo Massaiti Takayanagui, Cristiane Masetto de Gaitani, Roberto Martinez
Braz J Infect Dis 2018;22:11-5
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Hybrid capture as a tool for cervical lesions screening in HIV-infected women: insights from a Brazilian cohort
Emilia Moreira Jalil, Paula M. Luz, Marcel Quintana, Ruth Khalili Friedman, Rosa M. Domingues S. Madeira, Angela Cristina Andrade, Janice Chicarino, Ronaldo Ismerio Moreira, Monica Derrico, José Eduardo Levi, Fabio Russomano, Valdilea Gonçalves Veloso, Beatriz Grinsztejn
Braz J Infect Dis 2018;22:16-23
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Retrospective evaluation of the clinical characteristics associated with Corynebacterium species bacteremia
Mitsuru Yanai, Maiko Ogasawasa, Yuta Hayashi, Kiyozumi Suzuki, Hiromichi Takahashi, Atsushi Satomura
Braz J Infect Dis 2018;22:24-9
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In vitro antifungal susceptibility of clinical and environmental isolates of Aspergillus fumigatus and Aspergillus flavus in Brazil
Laura Bedin Denardi, Bianca Hoch Dalla-Lana, Francielli Pantella Kunz de Jesus, Cecília Bittencourt Severo, Janio Morais Santurio, Régis Adriel Zanette, Sydney Hartz Alves
Braz J Infect Dis 2018;22:30-6
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Galactomannan use in clinical practice: providing free testing is not the full answer
Jeniffer S. dos Santos, Djuli M. Hermes, Alessandro C. Pasqualotto
Braz J Infect Dis 2018;22:37-40
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Humoral immune response to measles and varicella vaccination in former very low birth weight preterm infants
Carolina Schlindwein Mariano Ferreira, Maria Cristina Abrão Aued Perin, Maria Isabel de Moraes-Pinto, Raquel Maria Simão-Gurge, Ana Lucia Goulart, Lily Yin Weckx, Amélia Miyashiro Nunes dos Santos
Braz J Infect Dis 2018;22:41-6
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Brief Communications
Isolation of blaNDM-producing Enterobacteriaceae in a public hospital in Salvador, Bahia, Brazil
Maria Goreth Barberino, Silvia de Araujo Cruvinel, Célio Faria, Marco Aurélio Salvino, Marcio de Oliveira Silva
Braz J Infect Dis 2018;22:47-50
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Effect of polymyxin B-containing regimens on renal function for the treatment of carbapenem-resistant Enterobacteriacea mediastinitis
Cely Saad Abboud, Gauri G. Rao, Ercilia E. Souza, Alexandre P. Zavascki, Carlos Kiffer
Braz J Infect Dis 2018;22:51-4
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Methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus isolated from an intensive care unit in Minas Gerais, Brazil, over a six-year period
Thiago C. Nascimento, Cláudio G. Diniz, Vânia L. Silva, Alessandra B. Ferreira-Machado, Marina O. Fajardo, Tamara Lopes R. de Oliveira, Dennis de C. Ferreira, Fernanda S. Cavalcante, Kátia R. Netto dos Santos
Braz J Infect Dis 2018;22:55-9
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Case Reports
Bacteremia due to Moraxella osloensis: a case report and literature review
Yuta Maruyama, Tomonari Shigemura, Koki Aoyama, Noriyuki Nagano, Yozo Nakazawa
Braz J Infect Dis 2018;22:60-2
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Transmission of dengue virus from deceased donors to solid organ transplant recipients: case report and literature review
Fernando Rosso, Juan C. Pineda, Ana M. Sanz, Jorge A. Cedano, Luis A. Caicedo
Braz J Infect Dis 2018;22:63-9
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First case of Furuncular Myiasis due to Cordylobia anthropophaga in a Latin American resident returning from Central African Republic
Jóse A. Suárez, Argentina Ying, Luis A. Orillac, Israel Cedeño, Néstor Sosa
Braz J Infect Dis 2018;22:70-3
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Letters to the Editor
Is it time for Brazil to prioritize TB preventive therapy for all people living with HIV?
Ethel L. Maciel, Thiago N. do Prado, Kleydson Bonfim Andrade, Jonathan E. Golub
Braz J Infect Dis 2018;22:74-5
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Zoonotic spillover and emerging viral diseases – time to intensify zoonoses surveillance in Brazil
Joel Henrique Ellwanger, José Artur Bogo Chies
Braz J Infect Dis 2018;22:76-8
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