BMC Infectious Diseases (Accessed 12 November 2016)

BMC Infectious Diseases
(Accessed 12 November 2016)

Case report
Three cases of Zika virus imported in Italy: need for a clinical awareness and evidence-based knowledge
Since early 2015, a large epidemic of Zika Virus (ZIKV) is spreading across South and Central America. An association between congenital neurological malformations (mainly microcephaly), other neurological man…
Emanuele Nicastri, Raffaella Pisapia, Angela Corpolongo, Francesco Maria Fusco, Stefania Cicalini, Paola Scognamiglio, Concetta Castilletti, Licia Bordi, Antonino Di Caro, Maria Rosaria Capobianchi, Vincenzo Puro and Giuseppe Ippolito
BMC Infectious Diseases 2016 16:669
Published on: 11 November 2016


Research article
The burden of chickenpox disease in Sweden
Chickenpox vaccine is not included in the routine childhood vaccination programme in Sweden. The aim of this study was to estimate the baseline of national chickenpox disease burden, as comprehensive studies, …
Katarina Widgren, Johan Giesecke, Lars Lindquist and Anders Tegnell
BMC Infectious Diseases 2016 16:666
Published on: 10 November 2016