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Infectious diseases

News, Opinions, Training

Since January 2021 the "Infectious diseases: News, Opinions, Training" journal has been included into Scopus, an international database.

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Published in association with the International Association of Infectious Diseases.

Current issue
1 . 2024

Efficiency of applying chicken IgY antibody conjugates against human IgG in ELISA and dot immunoassay

The aim of the study – comparative evaluation of chicken (IgY) and mouse monoclonal (IgG) antibodies against human IgG as a probe for ELISA and dot immunoassay test systems in the diagnosis of tick-borne encephalitis. Material and methods. Experiments were conducted to
Original researches

Analysis of cytokine levels depending on the course of COVID-19

The aim – to evaluate the indicators of inteleikin-6 and tumor necrosis factor alpha for the prognosis of COVID-19. Material and methods. A single-center clinical trial was conducted at the hospital in Nukus (Republic of Uzbekistan) in 2022. 45 patients of both sexes

Mortality from tuberculosis and HIV infection in the Kaluga region before and during the COVID-19 pandemic

The COVID-19 pandemic has impacted the timeliness of diagnostic measures for a number of infectious diseases, which has affected the timing of diagnosis and the dynamics of the mortality rate. The aim of the study was to investigate the dynamics of mortality in the Kaluga

Analysis of linguistic techniques contributing to fear-mongering about COVID-19 (Omicron strain) from selected English news feeds

The pandemic spread of COVID-19 (Omicron strain) has affected people around the world and all fields of life. Research related to the spread of COVID-19 has attracted much attention, but the presented study focuses on the linguistic analysis of English news, which seems to

Primary and acquired cytomegalovirus infection in newborns

The newborn is one of the most vulnerable periods of life to cytomegalovirus infection (CMVI). The frequency of congenital CMVI varies from 0.5 to 6.1% and leads to a high level of disability in children. The outcomes of neonatal CMVI depend on the timeliness of diagnosis

Etiology and clinical characteristics of necrotizing pneumonia in children

Necrotizing pneumonia is a type of the complicated course of out-of-hospital pneumonia characterized by the formation of necrotic cavities in lungs. The incidence of this disease in children remains high, and etiologic diagnosis is often difficult. The aim of the study was

Clinical and laboratory aspects of Crimean hemorrhagic fever caused by Congo virus

The results of a clinical retrospective descriptive study of cases of Crimean-Congo hemorrhagic fever in the Astrakhan region for the period 2006–2023 are presented. The aim was to evaluate clinical and laboratory parameters in severe Crimean hemorrhagic fever.

Lipid metabolism indicators in patients with SARS-CoV-2 infection

The aim of the study was to analyze the published results of determining the parameters of lipid metabolism in patients with COVID-19 and convalescents. Material and methods. The articles were searched in the PubMed, Elsevier, Scopus, Google Scholar, eLIBRARY databases for

Analysis of side effects during COVID-19 pharmacotherapy

The issues of adverse effects of pharmacotherapy on the organism of COVID-19 patients are actively discussed by scientists all over the world. In this regard, of particular interest are studies examining adverse reactions associated with pharmacokinetics and pharmacogenetics

Lassa hemorrhagic fever: a comprehensive review on re-emerging infectious diseases

Lassa haemorrhagic fever (LHF) is a common disease affecting a large proportion of the population, approximately 2-3 million people in the West African region. The infection, which originates from rodents, affects local populations and healthcare workers who are at risk. In
Continuing medical education

Biological and social perspectives on clonorchiasis, a current nosology of the Far East and Southeast Asia (material for preparing the lecture)

Clonorchiasis is a widespread natural focal biohelminthiasis. On the globe this pathology is registered in 19 million people. Annually more than 50% of cases in Russia fall on the regions of the Far Eastern Federal District: Amur Region, Khabarovsk Territory and Primorye.

Improving the methoоdological basis for teaching methods of laboratory diagnosis of tularemia

Training of bacteriologists and laboratory technicians working with agents of pathogenicity groups I-II requires the formation of a pool of microorganism strains characterized by attenuated virulence. Availability of a standardized training set of strains allows for

Combined infection: hepatitis E and hemorrhagic fever with renal syndrome in an elderly patient

The article considers a case from clinical practice: a mixed infection of hepatitis E and hemorrhagic fever with renal syndrome. Hemorrhagic fever had an erased atypical course with no fever and oliguric period. Hepatitis E was characterized by a protracted course with late
Clinical tests

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Aleksandr V. Gorelov
Academician of the Russian Academy of Sciences, MD, Head of Infection Diseases and Epidemiology Department of the Scientific and Educational Institute of Clinical Medicine named after N.A. Semashko ofRussian University of Medicine, Ministry of Health of the Russian Federation, Professor of the Department of Childhood Diseases, Clinical Institute of Children's Health named after N.F. Filatov, Sechenov First Moscow State Medical University, Ministry of Health of the Russian Federation, Deputy Director for Research, Central Research Institute of Epidemiology, Rospotrebnadzor (Moscow, Russian Federation)

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