3 results match your criteria Journal of Pediatric Infectious Diseases [Journal]

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Biofilm biology and vaccine strategies for otitis media due to nontypeable .

J Pediatr Infect Dis 2019 Feb 6;14(2):69-77. Epub 2018 Jul 6.

Center for Microbial Pathogenesis, The Research Institute at Nationwide Children's Hospital and The Ohio State University College of Medicine, Columbus, OH, USA.

Otitis media (OM) is one of the most common diseases of childhood, and nontypeable (NTHI) is the predominant causative agent of chronic and recurrent OM, as well as OM for which treatment has failed. Moreover, NTHI is now as important a causative agent of acute OM as the pneumococcus. NTHI colonizes the human nasopharynx asymptomatically. Read More

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1055/s-0038-1660818DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC6402341PMC
February 2019
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Validity of Neuropsychological Testing in Young African Children Affected by HIV.

J Pediatr Infect Dis 2018 Sep;13(3):185-201

Department of Psychiatry, Michigan State University, East Lansing, MI.

Introduction: Western-constructed neuropsychological tests have been used in low and middle income countries to assess the impact of HIV/AIDS and other chronic illnesses. We explore using such instruments cross-culturally in a sub-Saharan Africa setting.

Methods: IMPAACT P1104S was a two-year observational study carried out at six clinical sites (South Africa- 3 sites, Malawi, Uganda and Zimbabwe) to assess and compare neuropsychological outcomes in three cohorts of children 5-11 years of age: HIV-infected (HIV), HIV-exposed but uninfected (HEU) and HIV unexposed and uninfected (HU). Read More

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1055/s-0038-1637020DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC6085108PMC
September 2018
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Fetomaternal and Pediatric Toxoplasmosis.

Authors:
Helieh S Oz

J Pediatr Infect Dis 2017 Dec;12(4):202-208

Toxoplasmosis is one of the most important causes of foodborne illnesses and inflammatory complications, as well as congenital disorders. Promiscuous is transmitted by contaminated food and animal produce, water, vegetations, fruits and sexually through semen. infects nucleated cells with a unique tropism for muscles and central nervous system and a mind bugging malicious effect. Read More

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1055/s-0037-1603942DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC5722277PMC
December 2017
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