The Brazilian Journal of Infectious Diseases
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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2.083 (2017)
1.468 (2016)
1.412 (2015)
1.299 (2014)
1.096 (2013)
1.036 (2012)
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Impact Factor 2018
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Vol. 23. Issue 6.
Pages 371-476 (November - December 2019)
Original articles
Prevalence and molecular analysis of multidrug-resistant Acinetobacter baumannii in the extra-hospital environment in Mthatha, South Africa
Yaw Anane A, Teke Apalata, Sandeep Vasaikar, Grace Emily Okuthe, Sandile Songca
Braz J Infect Dis. 2019;23:371-80
Open access
Relationship of anti-tuberculosis drug-induced liver injury and genetic polymorphisms in CYP2E1 and GST
Eliana Abreu Santos, José Carlos Saraiva Gonçalves, Marcos K. Fleury, Afrânio L. Kritski, Martha M. Oliveira, Luciane S. Velasque, José Roberto Lapa e Silva, Rita de Cássia E. Estrela
Braz J Infect Dis. 2019;23:381-7
Open access
Correlation of interleukin-18 gene polymorphism with the susceptibility of condyloma acuminatum in Chinese population
Changyuan Wang, Li Wei, Weilin Chu, Haiyang Yu, Xinjuan Yu, Chunxia Li
Braz J Infect Dis. 2019;23:388-94
Open access
A consensus document for the clinical management of invasive fungal diseases in pediatric patients with hematologic cancer and/or undergoing hematopoietic stem cell transplantation in Brazilian medical centers
Fabianne Carlesse, Liane Esteves Daudt, Adriana Seber, Álvaro Pimenta Dutra, Analy Salles de Azevedo Melo, Belinda Simões, Carla Renata Donato Macedo, Carmem Bonfim, Eliana Benites, Lauro Gregianin, Marjorie Vieira Batista, Marcelo Abramczyk, Vivian Tostes, Henrique Manoel Lederman, Maria Lúcia de Martino Lee, Sandra Loggetto, Cláudio Galvão de Castro Junior, Arnaldo Lopes Colombo
Braz J Infect Dis. 2019;23:395-409
Open access
Infectivity of Simulium damnosum s.l. and therapeutic coverage of ivermectin distribution 10 years post treatment around Owena Dam, Ondo state, Nigeria
Bamidele Akinsanya, Babatunde Adewale, Adedotun Adenusi, ADimeji Lawal, Olalekan Rahman
Braz J Infect Dis. 2019;23:410-8
Open access
The effectiveness of the national hepatitis B vaccination program 25 years after its introduction in Iran: a historical cohort study
Mohsen Moghadami, Nazanin Dadashpour, Ali Mohammad Mokhtari, Mostafa Ebrahimi, Alireza Mirahmadizadeh
Braz J Infect Dis. 2019;23:419-26
Open access
Virus isolation and genotype identification of human respiratory syncytial virus in Guizhou Province, China
Ting Zhao, Zhixu Ye, Binlin Wang, Yuxia Cui, Yingjie Nie, Bin Yang, Kun Chen, Hua Zhang, Fangfang Hu, Fuxun Yu
Braz J Infect Dis. 2019;23:427-34
Open access
Human herpesvirus 6A active infection in patients with autoimmune Hashimoto's thyroiditis
Noorossadat Seyyedi, Gholamreza Rafiei Dehbidi, Mozhgan Karimi, Amir Asgari, Babak Esmaeili, Farahnaz Zare, Ali Farhadi, Mohammad Hossein Dabbaghmanesh, Forough Saki, Abbas Behzad-Behbahani
Braz J Infect Dis. 2019;23:435-40
Open access
Hepatitis B viremia in HIV-coinfected individuals under antiretroviral therapy
Leonardo Weissmann, Camila de Melo Picone, Michele Soares Gomes Gouvêa, Paulo Roberto Abrão Ferreira, Mônica Salum Valverde Borsoi Viana, João Renato Rebello Pinho, Alex Jones Flores Cassenote, Aluísio Cotrim Segurado
Braz J Infect Dis. 2019;23:441-50
Open access
Case report
Catheter-related infection due to Papiliotrema laurentii in an oncologic patient: Case report and systematic review
Marcos Rech Londero, Crisley Dossin Zanrosso, Leandro Luis Corso, Lessandra Michelin, Jonathan Soldera
Braz J Infect Dis. 2019;23:451-61
Open access
Clinical image
Ghost tablets mimicking intestinal parasite
Lorena Porte, Thomas Weitzel
Braz J Infect Dis. 2019;23:462-3
Open access
Brief communications
Prevalence and risk factors for erectile dysfunction in HIV-infected patients in Salvador, Brazil
Tacila Veras Gomes, Carlos Brites
Braz J Infect Dis. 2019;23:464-7
Open access
FilmArray Meningitis/Encephalitis (ME) panel in the diagnosis of bacterial meningitis
Renan Barros Domingues, Márcio Vega dos Santos, Fernando Brunale Vilela de Moura Leite, Carlos Senne
Braz J Infect Dis. 2019;23:468-70
Open access
Letter to the editor
Ancylostoma duodenale as a cause of upper gastrointestinal bleeding: a case report
Andrea Carlin Ronquillo, Lidia Benites Puelles, Luis Pampa Espinoza, Víctor Aguilar Sánchez, José Luis Pinto Valdivia
Braz J Infect Dis. 2019;23:471-3
Open access
Acknowledgements 2019
Braz J Infect Dis. 2019;23:474-5
The Brazilian Journal of Infectious Diseases

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