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This document presents an outbreak of Verona integron-encoded metallo-beta-lactamase-producing carbapenem-resistant Pseudomonas aeruginosa (VIM-CRPA) surgical site infections related to invasive procedures performed in healthcare facilities in Tijuana, Baja California, Mexico. 20 cases had been...

Publisher
European Centre for Disease Prevention and Control, Stockholm, Sweden
Citation
Outbreak of VIM-producing carbapenem-resistant Pseudomonas aeruginosa linked to medical tourism to Mexico, 2019, pp 7 pp.
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Interactions between humans and ticks are often measured indirectly, using surveillance of tick population abundance and pathogen prevalence, or reported human disease data. We used data garnered as part of a free national citizen science research effort to describe actual human exposures to ticks...

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Salkeld, D. J.; Porter, W. T.; Loh, S. M.; Nieto, N. C.
Publisher
Elsevier GmbH, München, Germany
Citation
Ticks and Tick-borne Diseases, 2019, 10, 5, pp 1113-1117
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Tick-borne relapsing fever (TBRF) is a potentially serious vector-borne disease endemic to the western United States. Vector surveillance is compromised by the nidicolous life history of the three Ornithodoros species that transmit TBRF to people in this region. Large-scale stationary trapping...

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Osborne, C. J.; Crosbie, P. R.; Laar, T. A. van
Publisher
Oxford University Press, Cary, USA
Citation
Journal of Medical Entomology, 2019, 56, 2, pp 579-583
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Background: Cosmetic tourism has become increasingly popular despite many associated risks. The economic impact of atypical mycobacterial infections in cosmetic tourism is poorly defined in the literature. We sought to investigate the costs and clinical course of patients with these infections....

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Lee, J. C.; Morrison, K. A.; Maeng, M. M.; Ascherman, J. A.; Rohde, C. H.
Publisher
Lippincott Williams & Wilkins, Inc., Hagerstown, USA
Citation
Annals of Plastic Surgery, 2018, 81, 3, pp 269-273
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Forests are often touted for their ecosystem services, including outdoor recreation. Historically forests were a source of danger and were avoided. Forests continue to be reservoirs for infectious diseases and their vectors - a disservice. We examine how this disservice undermines the potential...

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Berry, K.; Bayham, J.; Meyer, S. R.; Fenichel, E. P.
Publisher
Springer, Dordrecht, Netherlands
Citation
Environmental and Resource Economics, 2018, 70, 3, pp 631-650
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On 26 June 2017, the Tennessee Department of Health (TDH) was notified of two travel-associated cases of legionellosis. The patients resided in Florida and the UK but had a common hotel exposure in Memphis, Tennessee. The next day, a third case involving a local resident was identified, with the...

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Yackley, J. K.; Sweat, D.; Fill, M. M. A.; Garman, K.; Dunn, J. R.
Publisher
Epidemiology Program Office, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), Atlanta , USA
Citation
Morbidity and Mortality Weekly Report, 2018, 67, 2, pp 77-78
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This article briefly reports on cases of nontuberculous mycobacteria (NTM) surgical site infections (SSI) identified among medical tourists from USA who underwent cosmetic surgery performed in the Dominican Republic in 2017. All 38 confirmed cases occurred in women who reported undergoing cosmetic...

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Gaines, J.; Poy, J.; Musser, K. A.; Benowitz, I.; Leung, V.; Carothers, B.; Kauerauf, J.; Mollon, N.; Duwell, M.; Henschel, K.; Jesus, A. de; Head, S. K.; Lee Keun; Arboleda, N.; Esposito, D. H.
Publisher
Epidemiology Program Office, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), Atlanta , USA
Citation
Morbidity and Mortality Weekly Report, 2018, 67, 12, pp 369-370
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The Delmarva Peninsula, a major agricultural and recreational region for the U.S. states of Delaware, Maryland and Virginia, experiences recurrent salmonellosis disease. Previous studies point to water environments as a potential persistent environmental reservoir of Salmonella enterica. To...

Author(s)
Callahan, M. T.; Kessel, J. A. van; Micallef, S. A.
Publisher
Elsevier Inc, Orlando, USA
Citation
Environmental Research, 2019, 168, pp 7-13
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Introduction: Tularemia is a zoonotic infection caused by the highly infectious bacterium Francisella tularensis. Persons having outdoor professions are more likely than others to be exposed to F. tularensis through increased contact with arthropods, infected animals, and contaminated aerosols. ...

Author(s)
Harrist, A.; Cherry, C.; Kwit, N.; Bryan, K.; Pappert, R.; Petersen, J.; Buttke, D.; Wong, D.; Nelson, C.
Publisher
Mary Ann Liebert, Inc., New Rochelle, USA
Citation
Vector Borne and Zoonotic Diseases, 2019, 19, 5, pp 316-322
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Risk sensitivity is a predisposition to rate all risks as large. Miller and Shelby (2009) examined hunters' risk sensitivity relative to chronic wasting disease (CWD), Mad cow, E. coli, Salmonella, Lyme disease, and West Nile virus (WNV). This article replicated their analysis and compared risk...

Author(s)
Vaske, J. J.; Miller, C. A.
Publisher
Routledge, Philadelphia, USA
Citation
Human Dimensions of Wildlife, 2019, 24, 3, pp 217-230

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