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Suggested Publications

Some like it hot: The emerging role of spicy food (capsaicin) in autoimmune diseases
This week WAidid suggests a review published on Autoimmun Rev in May 2016 on the association between spicy food (capsaicin) and autoimmune diseases. In fact, there is an increasing evidence regarding the emerging role of caps...
WHO treatment guidelines for drug-resistant tuberculosis (2016 update)
This week, WAidid suggests the reading of WHO treatment guidelines for drug-resistant tuberculosis - 2016 update, that contains recommendations on priority areas in the treatment of drug-resistant tuberculosis, with recommendations on ...
Outbreak of Zika virus disease in the Americas and the association with microcephaly, congenital malformations and Guillain–Barré syndrome
This week WAidid suggests the article published on Archives of Disease in Childhood on March 2016 about the outbreak of Zika virus disease and its implications for pediatricians and neonatologists.
SUMMARY:Prior to 2007, Zika virus (ZIKV) was genera...
Factor H Autoantibodies in Patients with Antiphospholipid Syndrome and Thrombosis
WAidid suggests a study conducted on Serbian and Italian patients. Emerging data indicate that in patients with APS and recurrent venous thrombosis, there are increased levels of FH autoantibodies, a finding associated with poor clinical outcome.
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WHO approves two alternative LPAs to detect TB and rifampicin resistance
This week WAidid suggets the  reading of an article from WHO. Based on the outcomes of the FIND-coordinated study, WHO extends its recommendations for the use of Hain Version 1 assay to the Hain version 2 and Nipro assays, for the rapid detectio...
Sequential Parenteral to Oral Clindamycin Dosing in Pediatric Musculoskeletal Infection:A Retrospective Review of 30mg/kg/day vs 40mg/kg/day
This week WAidid suggets the reading of a study that investigates the clinical practice of using 30 mg/kg/day of clindamycin as an alternative for outpatient dosing. The review was published on June 2016, 10th on Pediatric Infectious Dise...
A Systematic Review of the Effect of Rotavirus Vaccination on Diarrhea Outcomes Among Children Younger Than 5 Years
This week WAidid suggests the Systematic Review published on Pediatric Infectious Diseases Journal on May 31st, 2016 on Rotavirus effects.
SUMMARY:Diarrheal disease is a leading cause of childhood morbidity and mortality globally. Rotavirus is the l...
Clinical Predictors of Sensorineural Hearing Loss and Cognitive Outcome in Infants with Symptomatic Congenital Cytomegalovirus Infection
WAidid suggests an articlel on Symptomatic Congenital Cytomegalovirus in infants published on Pediatric Infectious Disease Journal in May. The objective of this study was to determine newborn clinical findings predictive of adverse clinical outc...
Carbapenems to Treat Multidrug and Extensively Drug-Resistant Tuberculosis: A Systematic Review
WAidid suggests a recent article, published this year on the International Journal of Molecular Sciences, on Carbapenems (ertapenem, imipenem, meropenem), that are used to treat multidrug-resistant (MDR-) and extensively drug-resistant tuberculo...
Genome-wide association studies in infectious diseases
The article suggested by WAidid this week, Genome-wide association studies in infectious diseases, has been published on The Pediatric Infectious Disease Journal on May 2016; this is the official publication of ESPID - European Society for Paedi...
Travelers' Diarrhea in Children: What Have We Learnt?
Summer is coming, so this week WAidid suggests an article on diarrhea, that is the most common travel-associated illness. The paper was published last May on Pediatric Infectious Disease Journal.
SUMMARY:This paper intends to provide an up...
World Health Organization’s Global Tuberculosis Report 2015: launch
The WHO Global TB report (key-document for people working in TB management and control) highlights the need to close detection and treatment gaps, fill funding shortfalls, and develop new diagnostics, drugs and vaccines.
SUMMARY:The fight against tu...
Recommended immunization schedules for adults: Clinical practice guidelines by EVASG, EUGMS, WAidid
WAidid suggests the reading of the first European guidelines on adult and elderly vaccinations just published 'Recommended immunization schedules for adults: Clinical practice guidelines by the Escmid Vaccine Study Group (EVASG), European Geriatric M...
Symptomatic Dengue in Children in 10 Asian and Latin American Countries
This week WAidid suggests an article on dengue in children, published on the New England Journal of Medicine on March 24, 2016, about the burden of the disease in Asian countries and in Latin American countries.
SUMMARY:Precise estimates of the...
WHO launches a Global Action Framework for TB Research and creates a new TB research team
This week WAidid suggests the article WHO launches a Global Action Framework for TB Research and creates a new TB research team that has two fundamental objectives: 1) To promote, enhance and intensify TB research and innovation at country level...
Safety and Immunogenicity of Sequential Rotavirus Vaccine Schedules
WAidid suggests a recently published paper that says the rotavirus vaccines can be used interchangeabily. The study, infact, aimed to investigate the noninferiority of the immune responses to the 2 licensed rotavirus vaccines when administered a...
Drug allergy: diagnosis and management of drug allergy in adults, children and young people; a look at NICE guidance
WAidid suggets a review that focuses on the reccomendations for drug adverse reactions for children and young people.
SUMMARY:All drugs have the potential to cause side effects known as adverse drug reactions (ADRs). These reactions should be differ...
Multiple inflammasome complexes are activated in autistic spectrum disorders
On the occasion of the World Autism Awareness Day, that will be celebrated on the 2nd of April, WAidid suggests the article 'Multiple inflammasome complexes are activated in autistic spectrum disorders', published on 'Brain, Behavior, and Immuni...
WHO global consultation brings together communities, nongovernmental and other civil society organizations to ramp up efforts to end TB
WAidid suggests the publication 'WHO global consultation brings together communities, nongovernmental and other civil society organizations to ramp up efforts to end TB' because. Why? As Dr Mario Raviglione (Director of WHO’s Global TB Programm...
Pharmacologic management of neuropsychiatric lupus
This week, WAidid suggests the article Pharmacologic management of neuropsychiatric lupus published this year in Expert Review of Clinical Pharmacology.
SUMMARY:Neuropsychiatric lupus (NPSLE) affects above 50% of patients with systemic lup...
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