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International Journal of Infectious Diseases(IJID) is published by the International Society for Infectious Diseases (www.isid.org). IJID is a peer-reviewed, open access journal and publishes original clinical and laboratory-based research, together with reports of clinical trials, reviews, and some case reports dealing with the epidemiology, clinical diagnosis, treatment, and control of infectious diseases with particular emphasis placed on those diseases that are most common in under-resourced countries.

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2016 Press Releases

Yellow Fever Epidemic Threatens to Spread from Angola to China

May 23, 2016
Articles:
Yellow fever cases in Asia: primed for an epidemic
Sean Wasserman, Paul Anantharajah Tambyah, and Poh Lian Lim
Why is the yellow fever outbreak in Angola a ‘threat to the entire world’?
J.P. Woodall and T.M. Yuill

2015 Press Releases

International Journal of Infectious Diseases Marks World TB Day 2015 With Publication of Special Issue March 24, 2015.

Go to the Special Issue "Commemorating World Tuberculosis Day 2015".

2014 Press Releases

Middle East Respiratory Syndrome Coronavirus Unlikely to Reach Epidemic Status
New Reports Published in the International Journal of Infectious Diseases Suggest Controls Can Reduce Transmission.

December 12, 2014
Articles:
Clinical aspects and outcomes of 70 patients with Middle East respiratory syndrome coronavirus infection: A single-center experience in Saudi Arabia
Mustafa Saad, Ali S. Omrani,, Kamran Baig, Abdelkarim Bahloul, Fatehi Elzein, Mohammad Abdul Matin, Mohei A. A. Selim, Mohammed Al Mutairi, Daifullah Al Nakhli, Amal Y. Al Aidaroos, Nisreen Al Sherbeeni, Hesham I. Al-Khashan, Ziad A. Memish, and Ali M. Albarrak
Middle East respiratory syndrome coronavirus (MERSCoV) viral shedding in the respiratory tract: An observational analysis with infection control implications
Ziad A. Memish, Abdullah M. Assiri, and Jaffar A. Al-Tawfiq
Overview of preparedness and response for Middle East respiratory syndrome coronavirus (MERS-CoV) in Oman
I.S. Al-Abaidani, A.S. Al-Maani, H.S. Al-Kindi, A.K. Al-Jardani, D.M. Abdel-Hady, B.E. Zayed, K.S. Al-Harthy, K.H. Al-Shaqsi, and S.S. Al-Abri
Health-care associate transmission of Middle East Respiratory Syndrome Corona virus, MERS-CoV, in the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia
Eskild Petersen, MD, Marjorie M. Pollack, MD, and Lawrence C. Madoff, MD

Guidelines for Treatment of Ebola Patients Are Urgently Needed
Call to Action from Noted Infectious Diseases Experts Published in the International Journal of Infectious Diseases.

December 9, 2014
Article:
Guidelines for treatment of patients with Ebola Virus Diseases are urgently needed
Eskild Petersen, MD, and Boubacar Maiga, MD, PhD

Blackflies May Be Responsible for Spreading Nodding Syndrome
New Transmission Theory May Offer Important Clues to Guide New Research, Reports International Journal of Infectious Diseases.

October 2, 2014
Article:
Nodding syndrome—A new hypothesis and new direction for research
Robert Colebunders, MD, PhD; Adam Hendy, Msc; Miriam Nanyunja, MD; Joseph Francois Wamala, MD; Marieke Van Oijen, MD, PhD

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