In This Issue
15 July News
In the Literature
Point: Antibiotic Therapy Is Not the Answer for Patients with Persisting Symptoms Attributable to Lyme Disease
Counterpoint: Long-Term Antibiotic Therapy Improves Persistent Symptoms Associated with Lyme Disease
The Association between Pneumococcal Pneumonia and Acute Cardiac Events
Risk Factor Analysis of Permanent Pacemaker Infection
Long-Term Outcomes of 217 Botulism Cases in the Republic of Georgia
West Nile Virus Adheres to Human Red Blood Cells in Whole Blood
Safety and Tolerability of Oseltamivir Prophylaxis in Hematopoietic Stem Cell Transplant Recipients: A Retrospective Case-Control Study
Rapid Antigen Testing Compares Favorably with Transcription-Mediated Amplification Assay for the Detection of Trichomonas vaginalis in Young Women
Human Granulocytic Anaplasmosis and Macrophage Activation
Invasive Aspergillosis in the Intensive Care Unit
A Rare Presentation of Ischemic Pseudomembranous Colitis Due to Escherichia coli
An HIV-Positive Man with Tattoo Induration
The Challenges Posed by Reemerging Clostridium difficile Infection
Polymicrobial Infection in Patients with Cancer: An Underappreciated and Underreported Entity
Influenzavirus Infection Is a Primary Cause of Febrile Respiratory Illness in HIV-Infected Adults, Despite Vaccination
Postpartum Tuberculosis Incidence and Mortality among HIV-Infected Women and Their Infants in Pune, India, 2002-2005
Human Immunodeficiency Virus, Mycobacterium Tuberculosis , and Pregnancy: A Deadly Combination
A High Incidence of Lactic Acidosis and Symptomatic Hyperlactatemia in Women Receiving Highly Active Antiretroviral Therapy in Soweto, South Africa
Sex Differences in Antiretroviral Therapy Toxicity: Lactic Acidosis, Stavudine, and Women
Efavirenz to Nevirapine Switch in HIV-1-Infected Patients with Dyslipidemia: A Randomized, Controlled Study
An HIV-Positive Man with Tattoo Induration
Appropriate Comparators for Alternate Dosing Strategies
Appropriate Comparators for Alternate Dosing Strategies
Emerging Infections 7 W. Michael Scheld, David C. Hooper, and James M. Hughes Washington, DC: ASM Press, 2007 381 pp. $84.95 (paper)
Molecular Principles of Fungal Pathogenesis Edited by Joseph Heitman, Scott G. Filler, John E. Edwards, Jr., and Aaron P. Mitchell Washington, DC: ASM Press, 2006. 684 pp., illustrated. $149.95 (hardcover)
New Books Received
Mycobacterium neoaurum Bloodstream Infection: Report of 4 Cases and Review of the Literature
Outbreak of Clinically Mild Botulism Type E Illness from Home-Salted Fish in Patients Presenting with Predominantly Gastrointestinal Symptoms
Systemic Inflammation in Patients with Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease Who Are Colonized with Pneumocystis jiroveci