The Brazilian Journal of Infectious Diseases
ISSN: 1413-8670

The Brazilian Journal of Infectious Diseases is the official publication of the Brazilian Society of Infectious Diseases (SBI). It aims to publish relevant articles in the broadest sense on 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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1.971 (2019)
2.223 (2018)
2.083 (2017)
1.468 (2016)
1.412 (2015)
1.299 (2014)
1.096 (2013)
1.036 (2012)
Impact Factor

The Impact Factor measures the average number of citations received in a particular year by papers published in the journal during the two receding years.

© Clarivate Analytics, Journal Citation Reports 2020

Impact Factor 2019
1.971
CiteScore 2019

CiteScore measures average citations received per document published. Read more

CiteScore 2019
3.2

SRJ is a prestige metric based on the idea that not all citations are the same. SJR uses a similar algorithm as the Google page rank; it provides a quantitative and qualitative measure of the journal's impact.

SJR
0.737

SNIP measures contextual citation impact by wighting citations based on the total number of citations in a subject field.

SNIP
0.898
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Issue
Vol. 24. Issue 4.
Pages 277-372 (July - August 2020)
Editorial
Infectious diseases and the COVID-19 scenario in Brazil
Luciano Z. Goldani, Shirlei G. Salort
Braz J Infect Dis. 2020;24:277-8
Open access
Original articles
Seroprevalence and factors associated with Human Immunodeficiency virus, Human T lymphotropic virus and Hepatitis B/C infections in parturient women of Salvador – Bahia, Brazil
Ludy Vargas, Fernanda Bastos, André Guimarães, Sávio Amaral, Tarcisio Fausto, Maria Arriaga, Manoel Sarno, Carlos Brites
Braz J Infect Dis. 2020;24:279-87
Open access
Osteopenia and osteoporosis among treatment-experienced people living with HIV
Bárbara Marques de Castro Lara, Cristiane Menezes de Pádua, Cássia Cristina Pinto Mendicino, Gustavo Machado Rocha
Braz J Infect Dis. 2020;24:288-95
Open access
Association between NDO-LID and PGL-1 for leprosy and class I and II human leukocyte antigen alleles in an indigenous community in Southwest Amazon
Stéfanie Ferreira Teles, Eliane Aparecida Silva, Rodrigo Medeiros de Souza, Jane Tomimori, Marcos Cesar Florian, Rogério Oliveira Souza, Elaine Valim Camarinha Marcos, Fabiana Covolo de Souza-Santana, Mônica Antar Gamba
Braz J Infect Dis. 2020;24:296-303
Open access
Hepatitis C virus genotypes and associated risk factors in the state of Pará, Northern Brazil
Geison Luiz Costa de Castro, Ednelza da Graça Silva Amoras, Mauro Sérgio Moura de Araújo, Simone Regina Souza da Silva Conde, Antonio Carlos R. Vallinoto
Braz J Infect Dis. 2020;24:304-9
Open access
Activity of ceftolozane-tazobactam and comparators against gram-negative bacilli: Results from the study for monitoring antimicrobial resistance trends (SMART – Brazil; 2016–2017)
Elisa Maria Beirão, Suellen da Silva Rodrigues, Tarik Klain de Andrade, Fernando Brandão Serra, Marina Della Negra de Paula, Thales Jose Bueno Polis, Ana Cristina Gales
Braz J Infect Dis. 2020;24:310-21
Open access
Genotypes of Epstein–Barr virus (EBV1/EBV2) in individuals with infectious mononucleosis in the metropolitan area of Belém, Brazil, between 2005 and 2016
Talita Antonia Furtado Monteiro, Iran Barros Costa, Igor Brasil Costa, Thais Letícia dos Santos Corrêa, Beatriz Monteiro Rodrigues Coelho, Amanda Emanuelle Santos Silva, Francisco Lúzio de Paula Ramos, Arnaldo Jorge Martins Filho, José Luiz Furtado Monteiro, Jones Anderson Monteiro Siqueira, Yvone Benchimol Gabbay, Rita Catarina Medeiros Sousa
Braz J Infect Dis. 2020;24:322-9
Open access
Cutaneous leishmaniasis spatial distribution and epidemiological and environmental risk factors in Cametá, state of Pará, Brazil
Alcinês da Silva Sousa Júnior, Nelson Veiga Gonçalves, Cláudia do Socorro Carvalho Miranda, Bruno de Oliveira Santos, Rafael Aleixo Coelho de Oliveira, Rodrigo Junior Farias da Costa, Selma Kazumi da Trindade Noguchi, João Sérgio de Sousa Oliveira, Erica Silva Souza Matsumura, Vera Regina da Cunha Menezes Palácios
Braz J Infect Dis. 2020;24:330-6
Open access
Pediatric bacterial meningitis and meningococcal disease profile in a Brazilian General Hospital
Bruna P. Blanco, Priscila C.A.A. Branas, Cristina R.M. Yoshioka, Angela E. Ferronato
Braz J Infect Dis. 2020;24:337-42
Open access
A predictive score for COVID-19 diagnosis using clinical, laboratory and chest image data
Tarsila Vieceli, Cilomar Martins de Oliveira Filho, Mariana Berger, Marina Petersen Saadi, Pedro Antonio Salvador, Leonardo Bressan Anizelli, Pedro Castilhos de Freitas Crivelaro, Mauricio Butzke, Roberta de Souza Zappelini, Beatriz Graeff dos Santos Seligman, Renato Seligman
Braz J Infect Dis. 2020;24:343-8
Open access
Brief communications
Trajectory of serogroups causing Invasive Meningococcal Disease in Santa Catarina state, Brazil (2007–2019)
Ricardo Becker Feijo, Juarez Cunha
Braz J Infect Dis. 2020;24:349-51
Open access
Can diabetes mellitus modify the plasma concentrations of rifampicin in patients under treatment for tuberculosis?
Adriana Aparecida Durães Fonseca, Ana Carla Godinho Pinto, Thiago Portal da Paixão, Carlos Augusto Abreu Albério, José Luiz Fernandes Vieira
Braz J Infect Dis. 2020;24:352-5
Open access
Comparison of intermittent versus continuous-infusion vancomycin for treating severe patients in intensive care units
Carolina Hikari Yamada, João Paulo Telles, Dayana dos Santos Oliveira, Juliette Cieslinski, Victoria Stadler Tasca Ribeiro, Juliano Gasparetto, Felipe Francisco Tuon
Braz J Infect Dis. 2020;24:356-9
Open access
Telemedicine as a tool for PrEP delivery during the COVID-19 pandemic in a large HIV prevention service in Rio de Janeiro-Brazil
Brenda Hoagland, Thiago S. Torres, Daniel R.B. Bezerra, Kim Geraldo, Cristina Pimenta, Valdilea G. Veloso, Beatriz Grinsztejn
Braz J Infect Dis. 2020;24:360-4
Open access
Calcineurin inhibitors revisited: A new paradigm for COVID-19?
René Hage, Carolin Steinack, Macé M. Schuurmans
Braz J Infect Dis. 2020;24:365-7
Open access
Letters to the editor
Mild and asymptomatic cases of COVID-19 are potential threat for faecal–oral transmission
Samuel Cota Teixeira
Braz J Infect Dis. 2020;24:368
Open access
Ivermectin: potential candidate for the treatment of Covid 19
Dhyuti Gupta, Ajaya Kumar Sahoo, Alok Singh
Braz J Infect Dis. 2020;24:369-71
Open access
The Brazilian Journal of Infectious Diseases

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