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Division of Bacterial Diseases (DBD) News Bulletin

Fall 2013

Featured Publications

  • Carvalho Mda G, Pimenta FC, Moura I, et al. Non-pneumococcal mitis-group streptococci confound detection of pneumococcal capsular serotype-specific loci in upper respiratory tract. PeerJ. 2013;1:e97.
  • CDC. Updated recommendations for use of tetanus toxoid, reduced diphtheria toxoid and acellular pertussis (Tdap) vaccine in pregnant women—Advisory Committee on Immunization Practices (ACIP), 2012. MMWR Morb Mortal Wkly Rep. 2013;62:131–135.
  • CDC. Use of 13-valent pneumococcal conjugate vaccine and 23-valent pneumococcal polysaccharide vaccine among children aged 6–18 years with immunocompromising conditions: Recommendations of the Advisory Committee on Immunization Practices (ACIP). MMWR Morb Mortal Wkly Rep. 2013;62:521–524.
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    Haemophilus influenzae type b (Hib)
    2013;164(1):A1–14, S1–98
    The Journal of Pediatrics.
    Edited by Hajjeh R, Mulholland K, Santosham M.

  • Cho BH, Stoecker C, Link-Gelles R, et al. Cost-effectiveness of administering 13-valent pneumococcal conjugate vaccine in addition to 23-valent pneumococcal polysaccharide vaccine to adults with immunocompromising conditions. Vaccine. 2013;31:6011-21.
  • Diaz MH, Waller JL, Napoliello RA, et al. Optimization of multiple pathogen detection using the TaqMan Array Card: Application for a population-based study of neonatal infection. PLoS One. 2013;8:e66183.
  • Fairlie T, Zell ER, Schrag SJ. Effectiveness of intrapartum antibiotic prophylaxis for prevention of early-onset group B streptococcal disease. Obstet Gynecol. 2013;121:570–7.
  • Ferdinands JM, Gargiullo P, Haber M, et al. Inactivated influenza vaccines for prevention of community-acquired pneumonia: The limits of using nonspecific outcomes in vaccine effectiveness studies. Epidemiology. 2013;24:530–7.
  • Griffin MR, Zhu Y, Moore MR, et al. US pneumonia hospitalizations: A decade of pneumococcal conjugate vaccine use. N Engl J Med. 2013;369:155–63.
  • Hersh AL, Jackson MA, Hicks LA, the Committee on Infectious Diseases. Principles of judicious antibiotic prescribing for bacterial upper respiratory tract infections in pediatrics. Pediatrics. 2013 Nov 18. [Epub ahead of print]/p>
  • Kristiansen PA, Ba AK, Sanou I, et al. Phenotypic and genotypic characterization of meningococcal carriage and disease isolates in Burkina Faso after mass vaccination with a serogroup A conjugate vaccine. BMC Infect Dis. 2013;13:363.
  • Link-Gelles R, Taylor T, Moore MR. Forecasting invasive pneumococcal disease trends after the introduction of 13-valent pneumococcal conjugate vaccine in the United States, 2010–2020. Vaccine. 2013;31:2572–7.
  • Link-Gelles R, Thomas A, Lynfield R, et al. Geographic and temporal trends in antimicrobial nonsusceptibility in Streptococcus pneumoniae in the postvaccine era in the United States. J Infect Dis. 2013;208:1266-73.
  • Mandal S, Wu HM, MacNeil JR, et al. Prolonged university outbreak of meningococcal disease associated with a serogroup B strain rarely seen in the US. Clin Infect Dis. 2013;57:344–8.
  • Mlacha SZ, Peret TC, Kumar N, et al H. Transcriptional adaptation of pneumococci and human pharyngeal cells in the presence of a virus infection. BMC Genomics. 2013;14:378.
  • Pawloski LC, Queenan AM, Cassiday PK, et al. Prevalence and molecular characterization of pertactin-deficient Bordetella pertussis in the US. Clin Vaccine Immunol. 2013 Nov 20. [Epub ahead of print]
  • Payne AB, Link-Gelles R, Azonobi I, et al. Invasive pneumococcal disease among children with and without sickle cell disease in the United States, 1998–2009. Pediatr Infect Dis J. 2013 Jul 9. [Epub ahead of print]
  • Shapiro D, Hicks LA, Pavia AT, et al. Antibiotic prescribing for adults in ambulatory care in the USA, 2007̶ 09. J Antimicrob Chemother. 2013 Jul 25. [Epub ahead of print]
  • Stoecker C, Hampton L, Link-Gelles R, et al. Cost-effectiveness of using 2 versus 3 primary doses of 13-valent pneumococcal conjugate vaccine. J Pediat. 2013;132:e324–32.
  • Tatti KM, Martin SW, Boney KO, et al. Qualitative assessment of pertussis diagnostics in United States laboratories. Pediatr Infect Dis J. 2013;32:942-5.
  • Terranella A, Asay GR, Messonnier ML, et al. Pregnancy dose Tdap and postpartum cocooning to prevent infant pertussis: A decision analysis. J Pediat. 2013;131:e1748–56.


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