Georgios Pappas

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Affiliation: University of Athens
Country: Greece

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Infectious diseases in cinema: virus hunters and killer microbes
    Georgios Pappas
    Internal Medicine Department, University Hospital of Ioannina, Ioannina, Greece
    Clin Infect Dis 37:939-42. 2003
  2. ncbi request reprint Brucella as a biological weapon
    G Pappas
    Institute for Continuing Medical Education of Ioannina, Velissariou 15 19, 45221, Ioannina, Greece
    Cell Mol Life Sci 63:2229-36. 2006
  3. ncbi request reprint Brucellosis in the middle East: a persistent medical, socioeconomic and political issue
    G Pappas
    Institute for Continuing Medical Education of Ioannina, Greece
    J Chemother 19:243-8. 2007
  4. ncbi request reprint Trimethoprim-sulfamethoxazole for methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus: a forgotten alternative?
    G Pappas
    Institute of Continuing Medical Education of Ioannina, Greece
    J Chemother 21:115-26. 2009
  5. ncbi request reprint Lost in translation: differences in antimicrobial indication approval policies between the United States and Europe
    Georgios Pappas
    Institute of Continuing Medical Education of Ioannina, 45333, loannina, Greece
    Clin Ther 31:1595-603. 2009
  6. pmc Brucellosis in infant after familial outbreak
    Alexandros C Makis
    Emerg Infect Dis 14:1319-20. 2008
  7. ncbi request reprint Socio-economic, industrial and cultural parameters of pig-borne infections
    G Pappas
    Institute of Continuing Medical Education of Ioannina, Ioannina, Greece
    Clin Microbiol Infect 19:605-10. 2013
  8. ncbi request reprint Optimal treatment of leptospirosis: queries and projections
    Georgios Pappas
    Institute of Continuing Medical Education of Ioannina, Har Trikoupi 10, Ioannina 45333, Greece
    Int J Antimicrob Agents 28:491-6. 2006
  9. ncbi request reprint Doxycycline-rifampicin: physicians' inferior choice in brucellosis or how convenience reigns over science
    G Pappas
    Institute for Continuing Medical Education of Ioannina, H Trikoupi 10, 45333 Ioannina, Greece
    J Infect 54:459-62. 2007
  10. ncbi request reprint Long-term follow-up of patients with adult-onset Still's disease
    N Akritidis
    Department of Internal Medicine, General Hospital G Hatzikosta of Ioannina, Greece
    Scand J Rheumatol 35:395-7. 2006

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  1. ncbi request reprint Infectious diseases in cinema: virus hunters and killer microbes
    Georgios Pappas
    Internal Medicine Department, University Hospital of Ioannina, Ioannina, Greece
    Clin Infect Dis 37:939-42. 2003
    ..We review these films and underline the possible effect that they have on the public's perception of infection--a perception that, when misguided, could prove to be problematic in times of epidemics...
  2. ncbi request reprint Brucella as a biological weapon
    G Pappas
    Institute for Continuing Medical Education of Ioannina, Velissariou 15 19, 45221, Ioannina, Greece
    Cell Mol Life Sci 63:2229-36. 2006
    ..Nevertheless, in the interest of literacy and of avoiding panic, physicians and the public both should be aware of the most common zoonosis worldwide...
  3. ncbi request reprint Brucellosis in the middle East: a persistent medical, socioeconomic and political issue
    G Pappas
    Institute for Continuing Medical Education of Ioannina, Greece
    J Chemother 19:243-8. 2007
    ..Overall, attempts at controlling disease without altering the socioeconomic and political correlations may prove futile, unfortunately projecting similar fates for attempts related to more important communicable diseases...
  4. ncbi request reprint Trimethoprim-sulfamethoxazole for methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus: a forgotten alternative?
    G Pappas
    Institute of Continuing Medical Education of Ioannina, Greece
    J Chemother 21:115-26. 2009
    ..SXT may represent a cost-effective alternative weapon against MRSA. Its utility against this increasingly threatening pathogen need clarification through further clinical trials...
  5. ncbi request reprint Lost in translation: differences in antimicrobial indication approval policies between the United States and Europe
    Georgios Pappas
    Institute of Continuing Medical Education of Ioannina, 45333, loannina, Greece
    Clin Ther 31:1595-603. 2009
    ..This article investigates the differences in approved indications between these 2 bodies for a series of antimicrobial agents approved during the past decade...
  6. pmc Brucellosis in infant after familial outbreak
    Alexandros C Makis
    Emerg Infect Dis 14:1319-20. 2008
  7. ncbi request reprint Socio-economic, industrial and cultural parameters of pig-borne infections
    G Pappas
    Institute of Continuing Medical Education of Ioannina, Ioannina, Greece
    Clin Microbiol Infect 19:605-10. 2013
    ..The role of pigs as potential reservoirs of antibiotic-resistant pathogens or genes encoding resistance, and the role of feral pigs as a reservoir of zoonotic disease, are scientific fields in direct need of further research...
  8. ncbi request reprint Optimal treatment of leptospirosis: queries and projections
    Georgios Pappas
    Institute of Continuing Medical Education of Ioannina, Har Trikoupi 10, Ioannina 45333, Greece
    Int J Antimicrob Agents 28:491-6. 2006
    ..In vitro studies have outlined potential antimicrobial candidates such as macrolides and ketolides. Development of a globally accepted subunit vaccine for humans is warranted but is not expected in the near future...
  9. ncbi request reprint Doxycycline-rifampicin: physicians' inferior choice in brucellosis or how convenience reigns over science
    G Pappas
    Institute for Continuing Medical Education of Ioannina, H Trikoupi 10, 45333 Ioannina, Greece
    J Infect 54:459-62. 2007
    ..The authors sought to evaluate specialists' and physicians' attitude towards regimens used, non-medical aspects, and future trends in human brucellosis treatment...
  10. ncbi request reprint Long-term follow-up of patients with adult-onset Still's disease
    N Akritidis
    Department of Internal Medicine, General Hospital G Hatzikosta of Ioannina, Greece
    Scand J Rheumatol 35:395-7. 2006
    ..To evaluate the long-term outcome of patients with adult-onset Still's disease (AOSD)...
  11. ncbi request reprint Future trends in human brucellosis treatment
    Georgios Pappas
    Insititute for Continuing Medical Education of Ioannina, Greece
    Expert Opin Investig Drugs 15:1141-9. 2006
    ..Reviewing existing attempts at the development of such a vaccine, the authors conclude that a trivalent subcellular vaccine may be needed for adequate efficacy...
  12. ncbi request reprint The globalization of leptospirosis: worldwide incidence trends
    Georgios Pappas
    Institute of Continuing Medical Education of Ioannina ICMEI, Har Trikoupi 10, Ioannina, 45333, Greece
    Int J Infect Dis 12:351-7. 2008
    ..Globalization, in the context of international travel, particularly for recreational activities and military expeditions, has led to increased exposure of individuals from the developed world to the disease, as recent outbreaks show...
  13. ncbi request reprint Reclassifying bioterrorism risk: are we preparing for the proper pathogens?
    Georgios Pappas
    Institute for Continuing Medical Education of Ioannina, Greece
    J Infect Public Health 2:55-61. 2009
    ..Recognition of intervening factors and proper assessment of the actual risk might augment in proper distribution of interest and funds on relevant medical research...
  14. ncbi request reprint The changing Brucella ecology: novel reservoirs, new threats
    Georgios Pappas
    Institute of Continuing Medical Education of Ioannina, Ioannina, Greece
    Int J Antimicrob Agents 36:S8-11. 2010
    ..This may allow the disease to be neglected no longer, or at least to be recognised as neglected...
  15. ncbi request reprint Q fever in LogroƱo: an attack scenario
    Georgios Pappas
    Institute of Continuing Medical Education of Ioannina, Greece
    Enferm Infecc Microbiol Clin 25:199-203. 2007
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  16. ncbi request reprint Psychosocial consequences of infectious diseases
    G Pappas
    Institute of Continuing Medical Education of Ioannina, 45333, Ioannina, Greece
    Clin Microbiol Infect 15:743-7. 2009
    ..Public health initiatives can address the public's fears by increasing health literacy, which can contribute to reducing stigmatization...
  17. ncbi request reprint Current treatment of pseudomonal infections in the elderly
    Georgios Pappas
    Institute of Continuing Medical Education of Ioannina, Ioannina, Greece
    Drugs Aging 26:363-79. 2009
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  18. ncbi request reprint Toxoplasmosis snapshots: global status of Toxoplasma gondii seroprevalence and implications for pregnancy and congenital toxoplasmosis
    Georgios Pappas
    Alfa Institute of Biomedical Sciences, Athens, Greece
    Int J Parasitol 39:1385-94. 2009
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  19. ncbi request reprint Challenges in Brucella bacteraemia
    Georgios Pappas
    Institute of Continuing Medical Education of Ioannina ICMEI, Greece
    Int J Antimicrob Agents 30:S29-31. 2007
    ..This raises important issues for future research, implying that the pathogen may actually be non-eradicable...
  20. ncbi request reprint Treatment of neurobrucellosis: what is known and what remains to be answered
    Georgios Pappas
    Institute of Continuing Medical Education of Ioannina, H, Trikoupi 10, Ioannina 45333, Greece
    Expert Rev Anti Infect Ther 5:983-90. 2007
    ..Treatment duration should be individualized in the absence of an adequate cut-off index...
  21. ncbi request reprint Ascites caused by brucellosis: a report of two cases
    N Akritidis
    Dept of Internal Medicine Peripheral General Hospital G Hatzikosta, Ioannina, Greece
    Scand J Gastroenterol 36:110-2. 2001
    ..Both cases of ascites were of an effusion type, with a predominantly lymphocytic cell count, and exhibited an excellent response to treatment with tetracycline and rifampicin...
  22. ncbi request reprint Category B potential bioterrorism agents: bacteria, viruses, toxins, and foodborne and waterborne pathogens
    Georgios Pappas
    Institute for Continuing Medical Education of Ioannina, Velissariou 15 19, 45221 Ioannina, Greece
    Infect Dis Clin North Am 20:395-421, x. 2006
  23. ncbi request reprint Gallbladder adenomyomatosis presenting as fever of unknown origin: a case report
    N Akritidis
    Internal Medicine Department, Peripheral General Hospital, G Hatzikosta, Ioannina, Greece
    Hepatogastroenterology 48:112-3. 2001
    ..We therefore believe that gallbladder adenomyomatosis should be considered in the differential diagnosis of sustained fever with negative workup...
  24. ncbi request reprint Brucellosis and the respiratory system
    Georgios Pappas
    Department of Internal Medicine, University Hospital of Ioannina, Ioannina, Greece
    Clin Infect Dis 37:e95-9. 2003
    ..We also discuss aspects of the respiratory pathology, radiological characteristics, coexisting complications, and aspects of treatment of respiratory brucellosis...
  25. ncbi request reprint Unusual causes of reactive arthritis: Leptospira and Coxiella burnetii
    G Pappas
    University Hospital of Ioannina, Ioannina, Greece
    Clin Rheumatol 22:343-6. 2003
    ..We further discuss the context of pathophysiology of the arthritis in these patients, with an emphasis on the immunomodulatory properties of these two pathogens...
  26. ncbi request reprint Enterococcus casseliflavus bacteremia. Case report and literature review
    G Pappas
    Department of Internal Medicine, University Hospital of Ioannina, GR 451 10 Ioannina, Greece
    J Infect 48:206-8. 2004
    ..Further workup on the mechanisms of motile Enterococci resistance to vancomycin could probably yield useful information in achieving new ways of facing resistance attributed to the more usual, and malignant Enterococci...
  27. ncbi request reprint Immune thrombocytopenia attributed to brucellosis and other mechanisms of Brucella-induced thrombocytopenia
    G Pappas
    Internal Medicine Department, University Hospital, Ioannina, Greece
    Am J Hematol 75:139-41. 2004
    ..The patient was diagnosed as suffering from brucellosis on the basis of a strongly positive serologic reaction and was treated with doxycycline, streptomycin, and a short course of corticosteroids, with a rapid rise in platelet number...
  28. ncbi request reprint Coxiella burnetii: an unusual ENT pathogen
    Georgios Pappas
    Department of Internal Medicine, University Hospital of Ioannina, Greece
    Am J Otolaryngol 25:263-5. 2004
    ..The importance of including the pathogen in the differential diagnosis of ENT patients, in assorted epidemiological settings, and the significance of the proper antibiotic selection are further discussed...
  29. ncbi request reprint Treatment of brucella spondylitis: lessons from an impossible meta-analysis and initial report of efficacy of a fluoroquinolone-containing regimen
    Georgios Pappas
    Internal Medicine Department, University Hospital of Ioannina, 45110 Ioannina, Greece
    Int J Antimicrob Agents 24:502-7. 2004
    ..The authors propose the use of a combination of doxycycline and ciprofloxacin for a period of 3 months, and report the successful use of such a combination in five patients with brucellosis and spondylitis...
  30. ncbi request reprint Effective treatments in the management of brucellosis
    Georgios Pappas
    University Hospital of Ioannina, Internal Medicine Department, 45110, Ioannina, Greece
    Expert Opin Pharmacother 6:201-9. 2005
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  31. ncbi request reprint Brucellosis
    Georgios Pappas
    Brucellosis Unit, University Hospital of Ioannina, Ioannina, Greece
    N Engl J Med 352:2325-36. 2005
  32. ncbi request reprint Jaundice of unknown origin: Remember zoonoses!
    Georgios Pappas
    1st Department of Internal Medicine and Hepato Gastroenterology Unit, University Hospital of Ioannina, Greece
    Scand J Gastroenterol 41:505-8. 2006
    ..We present a brief review of the relevant literature and, in an era of increasing subspecialization, underline the importance of viewing the "whole picture"...
  33. ncbi request reprint Health literacy in the field of infectious diseases: the paradigm of brucellosis
    Georgios Pappas
    Department of Internal Medicine, University Hospital, Ioannina, Greece
    J Infect 54:40-5. 2007
    ..We attempted to evaluate parameters of patient awareness and disease perception in brucellosis and the ways they influence outcome...
  34. ncbi request reprint Attack scenarios with Rickettsial species: implications for response and management
    G Pappas
    First Department of Internal Medicine, University Hospital of Ioannina, Greece
    Ann N Y Acad Sci 1063:451-8. 2005
  35. ncbi request reprint The new global map of human brucellosis
    Georgios Pappas
    First Division of Internal Medicine, Medical School, University of Ioannina, Greece
    Lancet Infect Dis 6:91-9. 2006
    ..Awareness of this new global map of human brucellosis will allow for proper interventions from international public-health organisations...
  36. ncbi request reprint Pseudomonas fluorescens infections in clinical practice
    Georgios Pappas
    Internal Medicine Department, University Hospital of Ioannina, Greece
    Scand J Infect Dis 38:68-70. 2006
    ..Pseudomonas fluorescens is 1 of the less virulent members of the Pseudomonadaceae family. The epidemiology of the infection and the difficulties in isolation and susceptibility assessment are further discussed...
  37. ncbi request reprint New approaches to the antibiotic treatment of brucellosis
    Georgios Pappas
    Medical School, University of Ioannina, Ioannina 45110, Greece
    Int J Antimicrob Agents 26:101-5. 2005
    ..Alternatively, modification of the acidic intracellular environment where Brucellae reside may allow for enhanced effectiveness of existing antibiotics...
  38. ncbi request reprint Epidemiologic, clinical characteristics, and risk factors for adverse outcome in multiresistant gram-negative primary bacteremia of critically ill patients
    Argyris Michalopoulos
    Intensive Care Unit, Henry Dunant Hospital, Athens, Greece
    Am J Infect Control 39:396-400. 2011
    ..Characteristics and burden of primary bacteremia because of multidrug-resistant (MDR) gram-negative bacteria (GNB) in intensive care unit (ICU) patients remain understudied...
  39. ncbi request reprint The liver in brucellosis
    Nikolaos Akritidis
    Internal Medicine Department, General Hospital G Hatzikosta of Ioannina, Ioannina, Greece
    Clin Gastroenterol Hepatol 5:1109-12. 2007
    ..We sought to determine the liver histologic patterns present in a series of brucellosis patients and review the existing knowledge about liver involvement in this worldwide, prevalent zoonotic infection...
  40. ncbi request reprint New global map of Crohn's disease: Genetic, environmental, and socioeconomic correlations
    Michael Economou
    Institute of Continuing Medical Education of Ioannina, Greece
    Inflamm Bowel Dis 14:709-20. 2008
    ..Data on paratuberculosis incidence are scarce, and the existing ones are ambivalent regarding an even indirect correlation between CD and an infectious trigger...
  41. ncbi request reprint Bacterial infection-related morbidity and mortality in cirrhosis
    Leonidas Christou
    Division of Internal Medicine of the Medical School at the University of Ioannina, Ioannina, Greece
    Am J Gastroenterol 102:1510-7. 2007
    ..We evaluated the existing medical data on infectious risks and related preventive and treatment data for cirrhotic patients...
  42. ncbi request reprint A world wide web guide to pediatric infectious diseases
    Georgios Pappas
    Institute for Continuing Medical Education of Ioannina, Greece
    J Trop Pediatr 56:265-9. 2010
    ..Free access to related research remains a controversial issue...
  43. ncbi request reprint An eternal microbe: Brucella DNA load persists for years after clinical cure
    Georgia Vrioni
    Department of Microbiology, Medical School, University of Ioannina, Ioannina, Greece
    Clin Infect Dis 46:e131-6. 2008
    ..Despite the continuing high incidence of brucellosis, vague aspects of pathophysiology, diagnosis, and treatment continue to exist, particularly with regard to the ability of Brucella species to survive inside the host...
  44. ncbi request reprint Insights into infectious disease in the era of Hippocrates
    Georgios Pappas
    Alfa Institute of Biomedical Sciences AIBS, 9 Neapoleos Street, 151 23 Marousi, Athens, Greece Institute for Continuing Medical Education of Ioannina, Ioannina, Greece
    Int J Infect Dis 12:347-50. 2008
    ..For this reason, modern clinicians and researchers continue to be attracted to these 'lessons' from the past - lessons that remain extremely valuable...
  45. ncbi request reprint A series of 22 patients with adult-onset Still's disease presenting with fever of unknown origin. A difficult diagnosis?
    Gerasimos Baxevanos
    Department of Internal Medicine, General Hospital of Ioannina, Ioannina, Greece
    Clin Rheumatol 31:49-53. 2012
    ..The finding of high levels of D-dimers in AOSD needs further studies...
  46. ncbi request reprint Electrocardiographic abnormalities in patients with novel H1N1 influenza virus infection
    Nikolaos Akritidis
    Internal Medicine Department, General Hospital G Hatzikosta of Ioannina, Ioannina, Greece
    Am J Cardiol 106:1517-9. 2010
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  47. ncbi request reprint World Wide Web resources on zoonotic infections: a subjective overview
    Georgios Pappas
    Institute for Continuing Medical Education of Ioannina, Ioannina, Greece
    Trans R Soc Trop Med Hyg 102:1181-8. 2008
    ..However, what is missing is a site that will continuously update health professionals who deal with zoonoses in all their medical, veterinary and public health aspects...
  48. ncbi request reprint Use of ceftriaxone in patients with severe leptospirosis
    Lampros Raptis
    Internal Medicine Department, General Hospital G Hatzikosta, Makrygianni Avenue, 45500 Ioannina, Greece
    Int J Antimicrob Agents 28:259-61. 2006
    ..Large multicentre studies may further define the optimal interventions in severe leptospirosis as well as possible variations in the pathogenic and clinical parameters of respiratory leptospirosis...
  49. ncbi request reprint Free internal medicine case-based education through the World Wide Web: how, where, and with what?
    Georgios Pappas
    Institute for Continuing Medical Education of Ioannina, Ioannina, Greece
    Mayo Clin Proc 82:203-7. 2007
    ..To identify and evaluate electronic internal medicine educational sources and develop a list of major Web sites for interested practitioners...
  50. ncbi request reprint Infection-related morbidity and mortality in patients with connective tissue diseases: a systematic review
    Matthew E Falagas
    Alfa Institute of Biomedical Sciences AIBS, 9 Neapoleos Street, 151 23 Marousi, Athens, Greece
    Clin Rheumatol 26:663-70. 2007
    ..In addition, there are no data regarding the effect of prophylactic practices involving antibiotic administration in morbidity and mortality...
  51. ncbi request reprint Subacute thyroiditis in the course of novel H1N1 influenza infection
    Georgios Dimos
    Internal Medicine Department, General Hospital G Hatzikosta of Ioannina, Ioannina, Greece
    Endocrine 37:440-1. 2010
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  52. ncbi request reprint Diltiazem-induced eosinophilic pleural effusion
    Lampros Raptis
    Department of Internal Medicine, General Hospital G Hatzikosta, Ioannina, Greece
    Pharmacotherapy 27:600-2. 2007
    ..Although numerous drugs have been associated with eosinophilia and eosinophilic pleural effusion, the spectrum may actually be wider than is commonly thought and may include such unrecognized agents as diltiazem...
  53. ncbi request reprint Horton's three sisters: familial clustering of temporal arteritis
    Lampros Raptis
    Internal Medicine Department, General Hospital G Hatzikosta, Ioannina, Greece
    Clin Rheumatol 26:1997-8. 2007
    ..Although genetic linkage studies have demonstrated a potential genetic predisposition to temporal arteritis, this is one of the rare multiple occurrences of temporal arteritis in a family reported in the literature...
  54. ncbi request reprint Cell-mediated immunity in human brucellosis
    Panagiotis Skendros
    First Department of Internal Medicine, Democritus University of Thrace, Alexandroupolis, Greece
    Microbes Infect 13:134-42. 2011
    ..This review summarizes the cellular immune responses in brucellosis, based on data derived exclusively from human cells or cell lines...
  55. ncbi request reprint World Wide Web hepatitis B virus resources
    Georgios Pappas
    Institute for Continuing Medical Education of Ioannina, Greece
    J Clin Virol 38:161-4. 2007
    ..The World Wide Web, an increasingly popular means of dissemination of health-related information, can serve continuing medical practitioner awareness and enhance public health literacy...
  56. ncbi request reprint Unilateral lymphoma-related leg edema
    Nikolaos Akritidis
    Internal Medicine Department, G Hatzikosta Hospital, Ioannina, Greece
    J Clin Oncol 25:5523-4. 2007
  57. ncbi request reprint Administration of a triple versus a standard double antimicrobial regimen for human brucellosis more efficiently eliminates bacterial DNA load
    Georgia Vrioni
    Department of Microbiology, Medical School, University of Athens, Athens, Greece
    Antimicrob Agents Chemother 58:7541-4. 2014
    ..026). The doxycycline-streptomycin-rifampin regimen eliminates Brucella DNA more efficiently than doxycycline-streptomycin, which may result in superior long-term clearance of Brucella. ..
  58. pmc A life-threatening case of disseminated nocardiosis due to Nocardia brasiliensis
    Elisabeth Paramythiotou
    2 Critical Care Department, Attikon General University Hospital, Medical School, National and Kapodistrian University of Athens, Greece, EU
    Indian J Crit Care Med 16:234-7. 2012
    ..Microorganism was recovered from bronchial secretions and dermal lesions, and was identified using molecular assays. Prompt, timely diagnosis and appropriate treatment ensured a favorable outcome...
  59. ncbi request reprint Leptospirosis in a European intensive care unit
    Argyris Michalopoulos
    Intensive Care Unit, Henry Dunant Hospital, Athens, Greece
    Scand J Infect Dis 42:69-71. 2010
    ..The all-cause hospital mortality was 16.7%, and may have been influenced by relatively early diagnosis, indicating the need for heightened clinical suspicion in Europe...
  60. ncbi request reprint Brucellosis-induced autoimmune hemolytic anemia treated with rituximab
    Lambros K Bourantas
    Hematology Department, University Hospital of Ioannina, Greece
    Ann Pharmacother 44:1677-80. 2010
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  61. ncbi request reprint Reappearance of viral hemorrhagic fever with renal syndrome in northwestern Greece
    N Akritidis
    Internal Medicine Department, General Hospital G Hatzikosta, Makrygianni Avenue, Ioannina, 45110, Greece
    Int J Infect Dis 14:e13-5. 2010
    ..However, during the most recent decade, there has been a paucity of human cases despite the detection of hantavirus in rodents of this area...
  62. pmc Perspectives for the treatment of brucellosis in the 21st century: the Ioannina recommendations
    Javier Ariza
    Servicio de Enfermedades Infecciosas, Hospital de Bellvitge, Universidad deBarcelona, Barcelona, Spain
    PLoS Med 4:e317. 2007
  63. pmc Live nativity and brucellosis, Sicily
    Chiara Iaria
    Emerg Infect Dis 12:2001-2. 2006
  64. ncbi request reprint A cutaneous cyst caused by brucellosis with a negative serological test
    Lampros Raptis
    Int J Infect Dis 11:82-3. 2007
  65. pmc A 26-year-old man with sternoclavicular arthritis
    Christian Gutierrez Ruiz
    Hospital San Juan de Matucana, Huarochiri, Lima, Peru
    PLoS Med 3:e293. 2006
  66. ncbi request reprint Usefulness of antibodies to deamidated gliadin peptides in celiac disease diagnosis and follow-up
    Umberto Volta
    Department of Gastroenterology and Internal Medicine, S Orsola Malpighi Hospital, University of Bologna, Via Massarenti, 9, Bologna 40138, Italy
    Dig Dis Sci 53:1582-8. 2008
    ..The combined use of tissue transglutaminase and deamidated gliadin peptide antibodies seems to be a very useful tool for celiac disease diagnosis. Moreover, antibodies to deamidated gliadin peptides can be helpful in disease follow-up...
  67. ncbi request reprint Virulence factors in brucellosis: implications for aetiopathogenesis and treatment
    Emilie Fugier
    Centre d Immunologie de Marseille Luminy CIML, INSERM U631, CNRS, Aix Marseille University, Marseille, France
    Expert Rev Mol Med 9:1-10. 2007
    ..infection, which is different than in animal models. Here we review Brucella spp. virulence factors and how they control bacterial trafficking within the host cell...
  68. pmc Treatment of brucellosis
    Georgios Pappas
    BMJ 336:678-9. 2008