Volume 19, Issue 4, 2011

Review

Management of cardiac implantable electronic device infections: recommendations from a study panel
Durante-Mangoni Emanuele, Carbonara Sergio, Iacobello Carmelo, Tripodi Marie-Françoise, Carretta Anna, Caprioli Vincenzo, Pellegrino Pierluigi, Di Biase Matteo, Favale Stefano, Santantonio Teresa Antonia, Esposito Silvano, Nappi Gianantonio, Angarano Gioacchino, Utili Riccardo,

NDM-1: the superbug?
Pittalis Silvia, Ferraro Federica, Puro Vincenzo

Original article

Utility of brain natriuretic peptide as prognostic marker in community-acquired pneumonia and chronic obstructive pulmonary disease exacerbation patients presenting to the emergency department
Leli Christian

Risk factors for toxoplasmosis in pregnant women in central Italy
Thaller Raffaella, Tammaro Federica, Pentimalli Henny

Mediterranean Spotted Fever in paediatric and adult patients: two clinical aspects of the same disease
Colomba Claudia, Saporito Laura, Siracusa Lucia, Giammanco Giovanni, Bonura Silvia, Titone Lucina

Case report

Renal abscess in childhood: a case report
Pampinella Diego, Giordano Salvatore, Failla Maria Concetta, Di Gangi Maria, Matina Federico, Nasta Roberto, Dones Piera

Chronic osteomyelitis due to Pseudomonas aeruginosa: treatment with elastomeric infusor in an outpatient setting
Carrega Giuliana, Bartolacci Valentina, Burastero Giorgio, Casalino-Finocchio Giorgetta, Izzo Manuela, Ronca Agostina, Santoriello Luisa, Tigano Stefania, Riccio Giovanni

Streptococcus bovis meningitis associated with colonic diverticulosis and hearing impairment: a case report
Neves da Silva Claúdia Neto Gonçalves, Carneiro de Araújo Rosane Silva, de Araújo-Filho João Alves

The Infections in the History of Medicine

Epidemiological, social and public health aspects of tuberculosis in Ferrara in the 19th century
Guidi Enrica, Angelini Lauretta, Lupi Silvia, Vicentini Chiara Beatrice, Mares Donatella, Manfredini Stefano, Contini Carlo