American Journal of Infectious Diseases

Editor-in-Chief

  • Gilberto Vaughan
    Centers for Disease Control
    United States
    Expertise : Virology

Editorial Board Members

  • Marin Schweizer
    University of Iowa
    United States
    Expertise : Epidemiology and Preventive Medicine molecular epidemiology of infectious diseases in healthcare settings, 2) risk factors and outcomes related to healthcare-associated infections, particularly methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus (MRSA).
  • Ozlem Equils
    Cedars-Sinai Medical Center
    United States
    Expertise : Medicine,Pediatrics
  • Gustavo Reyes Teran
    National Institute of Respiratory Diseas
    Mexico
    Expertise : Investigacion en Enfermedades Infecciosas
  • Antonio Q Toniolo
    University of Insubria Medical School
    Italy
    Expertise : Enterovirus infections, diabetes, poliomyelitis, diagnostic microbiology
  • Shailendra K Saxena
    CSIR-Centre for Cellular and Molecular Biology (CSIR-CCMB), W 110,
    India
    Expertise : Medical Microbiology, Virology, Molecular Virology, Infectious Diseases, Antiviral drug development
  • Elisabeth Hildegard Grohmann
    University Medical Centre Freiburg
    Germany
    Expertise : Antibiotic resistance, horizontal gene transfer, type IV secretion, soil microorganisms, biofilm, wastewater purification, water reclamation, quantitative real-time PCR, antibiotic resistance genes, wastewater irrigation
  • Congli Yuan
    Shanghai Jiaotong University
    China
    Expertise : Veterinary Science Babesia infection Bartonellosis Haemotrophic Mycoplasma Pathogenesis
  • Haibo Wang
    National Immunization Programme
    China
    Expertise : Epidemiology of infectious disease, especially for HIV/AIDS and the vaccine prevented infectious disease.
  • You-sheng Liang
    Jiangsu Institute of Parasitic Diseases
    China
    Expertise : Parasitic Diseases
  • Josafa Goncalves Barreto
    Para Federal University
    Brazil
    Expertise : Immunology
  • Nitin. K. Saksena
    Westmead Millennium Institute
    Australia
    Expertise : HIV, Influenza and Hepatitis viruses, genomics, proteomics, epidemiology, and miRNA.


OBSERVED HAND WASHING PRACTICES AMONG HEALTH WORKERS IN TWO CRITICAL PAEDIATRICS WARDS OF A SPECIALIST HOSPITAL

Balafama Abinye Alex-Hart and Peace Ibo Opara
Volume : 10, Issue : 2 Pages : 95-99
Published On : July 11, 2014


UTILITY OF A COMBINATION ANTIBIOGRAM FOR TREATING PSEUDOMONAS AERUGINOSA

Lindsay Thurman, Nathan Fewel, Michael Rose and Eileen Stock
Volume : 10, Issue : 2 Pages : 88-94
Published On : June 16, 2014


DETECTION OF MYCOPLASMA HOMINIS IN PATIENTS WITH URINARY TRACT INFECTIONS

Osama M.S. Abdul-Wahab, Mishari H. Al-Shyarba and Mohammed M. Assiry
Volume : 10, Issue : 2 Pages : 77-83
Published On : May 14, 2014


BEST PRACTICES FOR HAND HYGIENE COMPLIANCE BY HEALTH CARE PROVIDERS IN THE INPATIENT SETTING

Cynthia C. Akpaka
Volume : 10, Issue : 2 Pages : 84-87
Published On : May 14, 2014


THE EFFECT OF DIABETES MELLITUS ON THE CLINICAL AND MICRO-BIOLOGICAL OUTCOMES IN PATIENTS WITH ACUTE PYELONEPHRITIS

Kathleen Lynch, Veena Venugopalan and Levita Hidayat
Volume : 10, Issue : 2 Pages : 71-76
Published On : May 6, 2014


In vitro and In vivo Antioxidant Activity of Aphanamixis polystachya Bark

Alluri V. Krishnaraju, Chirravuri V. Rao, Tayi V. N. Rao, K. N. Reddy, Golakoti Trimurtulu, Alluri V. Krishnaraju, Chirravuri V. Rao, Tayi V.N. Rao, K. N. Reddy and Golakoti Trimurtulu
Volume : 5, Issue : 2 Pages : 60-67
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Volume : 5, Issue : 3 Pages : 238-265
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Cytotoxic and Antimicrobial Potential of Actinomycete Species Saccharopolyspora salina VITSDK4 Isolated from the Bay of Bengal Coast of India

K. Suthindhiran and K. Kannabiran
Volume : 5, Issue : 2 Pages : 90-98
Cites : 18


High Rate-Dependent Interaction Diagrams for Reinforced Concrete Columns

Taher Abu-Lebdeh, Sameer Hamoush, Wonchang Choi and Moayyad Al Nasra
Volume : 4, Issue : 1 Pages : 1-9
Cites : 13


An Arabic Text-To-Speech System Based on Artificial Neural Networks

Ghadeer Al-Said and Moussa Abdallah
Volume : 5, Issue : 3 Pages : 207-213
Cites : 10


Development of Curcumin Based Ophthalmic Formulation

D. Anjana, K. A. Nair, N. Somashekara, M. Venkata, R. Sripathy, Rajesh Yelucheri, H. Parmar, R. Upadhyay, S. R. Verma and C. N. Ramchand
Volume : 8, Issue : 1 Pages : 41-49
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Immunopathogenesis of Dengue Hemorrhagic Fever

Huan-Yao Lei, Kao-Jean Huang, Yee-Shin Lin, Trai-Ming Yeh, Hsiao-Sheng Liu and Ching-Chuan Liu
Volume : 4, Issue : 1 Pages : 1-9
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Health Impacts Estimation of Mineralogical and Chemical Characterization of Suspended Atmospheric Particles over the East Desert

U. A. Rahoma and Elsayed Emara
Volume : 6, Issue : 3 Pages : 75-88
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Handwashing Practices amongst Health Workers in a Teaching Hospital

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Volume : 7, Issue : 1 Pages : 8-15
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Is Wright Test an Appropriate Screening Test for Diagnosis of Brucellosis?

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Volume : 7, Issue : 2 Pages : 28-31
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Diagnostic Value of Serum and Serum and Cerebrospinal Fluid Procalcitonin in Differentiation Bacterial from Aseptic Meningitis

Zhinous B. Makoo, Hamid R. Soltani, Akbar Hasani, Roshanak B. Makoo and Omid Mashrabi
Volume : 6, Issue : 4 Pages : 93-97
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Mycobacterium Smegmatis Infection of a Lumbar Spine Instrumented Fusion

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Volume : 7, Issue : 1 Pages : 24-27
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Protective Effect of Enicostemma littorale Blume Methanolic Extract on Gentamicin-Induced Nephrotoxicity in Rats

Niraj M. Bhatt, Kinjal Chauhan, Sharad Gupta, Prakash Pillai, Chirayu Pandya, Jyoti V. Thaikoottathil and Sarita S. Gupta
Volume : 7, Issue : 4 Pages : 83-90
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Incident of Pseudomonas aeruginosa in Post-Operative Wound Infection

Hani A. Masaadeh and Adnan S. Jaran
Volume : 5, Issue : 1 Pages : 1-6
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Epitope Mapping of Dengue-Virus-Enhancing Monoclonal-Antibody Using Phage Display Peptide Library

Chung-I Rai, Huan-Yao Lei, Yee-Shin Lin, Hsiao-Sheng Liu, Shun-Hua Chen, Lien-Cheng Chen and Trai-Ming Yeh
Volume : 4, Issue : 1 Pages : 76-84
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