Archives of Clinical Infectious Diseases

  • ISSN: 2345-2641
  • Email: editor@archcid.com
  • Journal Type: per-article | Frequency: quarterly
  • Language: EN
  • Organization: Archives of Clinical Infectious Diseases
Archives of Clinical Infectious Diseases: Jul 2017, 12 (3), 11 articles.
Editorial
31/10/2017
Masoud Mardani
Review Article
31/7/2017
Jonny Karunia Fajar, Harapan Harapan
Currently, a dengue vaccine has been approved in some countries. The problem with this new vaccine is whether the public could accept and be willing to purchase.This study aimed to provide solid data regarding factors associated with acceptance and willingness to pay for dengue vaccine.A systematic review ... read more
Research Article
31/7/2017
Mehrdad Haghighi, Simindokht Shoaee, Mostafa Alavi Moghaddam, Mohammad Sistanizad, Mehran Nikbakht
The significant role of vitamin D in bacterial infections through induction of cathelicidin, as an antimicrobial protein, has been clearly addressed in the literature. Previous studies have demonstrated that women taking vitamin D supplements are more likely to produce cathelicidin, compared to the controls. Vitamin D could ... read more
Research Article
30/7/2017
Deepak Jain, Rajesh Rajput, Vaibhav Pathak, Ashima Mittal, Promil Jain
Cases of dengue are on the rise and India experienced its worst epidemic during 2015. There was almost a 2 times rise in the number of cases. This study was done to understand the varied presentation and manifestation of dengue at a tertiary care centre of Haryana, ... read more
Research Article
31/7/2017
Silan Mohammadi, Mazaher Khodabandehloo
Blood transfusion is used to treat patients with beta-thalassemia major. Blood transfusion is associated with risk of infection, especially hepatitis C virus (HCV).The aim of this study was to determine the prevalence of anti-HCV antibodies in patients with beta-thalassemia major in Kurdistan, Iran.In this cross sectional study, ... read more
Research Article
31/7/2017
Nawfal R. Hussein, Shameran Daniel
Infection with HBV is a major public health problem. Determining the risk factors of such an infection is of great importance for a preventive public health plan.This study was conducted to determine the clinical presentations of patients with HBV, to assess the knowledge of patients about the ... read more
Research Article
31/7/2017
Fahimeh Sadat Gholam-Mostafaei, Masoud Alebouyeh, Mohammad Reza Zali
Medical foods could be vehicles of pathogenic microbes for vulnerable people in the hospitals. Hospital kitchen is considered as the main source of this cross-contamination.The current study aimed at investigating the frequency of bacterial species and their antimicrobial resistance patterns in foods, food handlers, and utensils compared ... read more
Research Article
31/7/2017
Zeinab Fazeli, Masoud Alebouyeh, Mostafa Rezaei Tavirani, Abbas Yadegar, Nastaran Farzi, Mohammad Reza Zali
Existence of cytotoxin associated gene A (cagA) is considered as a marker for detection of an oncogenic Helicobacter pylori strain. Expression of cagA in the strains with incomplete delivery system (partial CagPAI) could convert them to less virulent strains. This study was aimed to analyze expression of ... read more
Research Article
31/7/2017
Leila Jahangiry, Haidar Nadrian, Babak Mahdavi, Hamid Allahverdipour, Ahmad Kousha
According to WHO, brucellosis is one of the 7 neglected zoonotic diseases and a major challenging issue for public health.The aim of this study was to investigate the psychometric properties of the PRECEDE model-based scales for brucellosis prevention (PRECEDE-MSBP).In this cross-sectional study conducted in 2015, stratified random ... read more
Case Report
31/7/2017
Rodrigo Luiz Vancini, Cassia Regina Vancini-Campanharo, Marilia Santos Andrade, Aecio Flavio Teixeira de Gois, Claudio Andre Barbosa de Lira
People with Chagas disease are at a higher risk of death due to cardiac arrest (CA). Considering that Chagas disease remains a serious health problem in Latin America, studies in this regard are still needed. The aim of this study was to present 2 patients with Chagas ... read more
Case Report
31/7/2017
Neha Nischal, Amit Kumar Verma, Deepak Bhangale
Despite being an extremely common disease worldwide, especially in the temperate areas, hydatid disease continues to startle by varying presentations. The current study presented a case of primary hydatid in the subcutaneous region of face of a young patient accurately diagnosed preoperatively by the characteristic of imaging ... read more