Brazilian Journal of Infectious Diseases
Official publication of the Brazilian Society of Infectious Diseases
The BJID is an official publication of the Brazilian Society of Infectious Diseases (SBI), published bymonthly since 1996, from February to December and published by Elsevier Editora Ltda. Produced by the Editor-in-Chief, Dr. Carlos Brites, an editorial board and highly competent associate editors, the production staff and advertising board, the articles and communications published in the BJID aim to be relevant in the broadest sense to all aspects of microbiology, infectious diseases and immune response to infectious agents.
The BJID is one of the most influential publications in its field in Brazil and Latin America with a high impact factor, since its inception it has garnered a growing share of the publishing market.
In addition to six regular issues per year, the BJID published special supplements, conference and seminar, annals and reprints of individual articles, as well as advertising courses, competitions and seminars in all fields of medicine.
Editor-in-Chief: Carlos Brites, MD, PhD
Impact factor: 1.036Impact factor:
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5 year impact factor: 1.072Five-Year Impact Factor:
To calculate the five year Impact Factor, citations are counted in 2013 to the previous five years and divided by the source items published in the previous five years.
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Top 10 Cited (articles published in the last five years)
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28 Bachur, T.P.R. | Vale, J.M. | Côelho, I.C.B. | de Queiroz, T.R.B.S. | de Souza Chaves, C. Enteric parasitic infections in HIV/AIDS patients before and after the highly active antiretroviral therapy Brazilian Journal of Infectious Diseases, Volume 12, Issue 2, 2008-04-01, Pages 115-122 27 Gales, A.C. | Sader, H.S. | Ribeiro, J. | Zoccoli, C. | Barth, A. | Pignatari, A.C. Antimicrobial susceptibility of gram-positive bacteria isolated in Brazilian hospitals participating in the SENTRY program (2005-2008) Brazilian Journal of Infectious Diseases, Volume 13, Issue 2, 2009-04-01, Pages 90-98 26 Aparna, M.S. | Yadav, S. Biofilms: Microbes and disease Brazilian Journal of Infectious Diseases, Volume 12, Issue 6, 2008-12-01, Pages 526-530 26 da Silva, C. de B. | Guterres, S.S. | Weisheimer, V. | Schapoval, E.E.S. Antifungal activity of the lemongrass oil and citral against Candida spp Brazilian Journal of Infectious Diseases, Volume 12, Issue 1, 2008-02-01, Pages 63-66 21 Szwarcwald, C.L. | Barbosa Jr., A. | Borges de Souza Jr., P.R. | de Lemos, K.R.V. | de Frias, P.G. | Luhm, K.R. | Holcman, M.M. | Esteves, M.A.P. HIV testing during pregnancy: Use of secondary data to estimate 2006 test coverage and prevalence in Brazil Brazilian Journal of Infectious Diseases, Volume 12, Issue 3, 2008-06-01, Pages 167-172 21 Curcio, D. | Fernández, F. | Cané, A. | Barcelona, L. | Stamboullan, D. | Calanni, L. | Nacinovich, F. | Christin, M. | Tosello, C. | del Castillo, M. | Mora, A. | Calderón, J. | Vergara, J. | Vázquez, W. | Colombini, A. | Bonvehí, P. | Chinchilla, P. | Barcán, L. | Fernández, F. Indications of a new antibiotic in clinical practice: Results of the tigecycline intial use registry Brazilian Journal of Infectious Diseases, Volume 12, Issue 3, 2008-06-01, Pages 198-201 18 Cordeiro Moraes Jardim, R.N. | Lopes Gonçales, N.S. | Felix Pereira, J.S. | Fais, V.C. | Lopes Gonçales Junior, F. Occult hepatitis B virus infection in immunocompromised patients Brazilian Journal of Infectious Diseases, Volume 12, Issue 4, 2008-12-01, Pages 300-305 18 Merza, M. | Farnia, P. | Anoosheh, S. | Varahram, M. | Kazampour, M. | Pajand, O. | Saeif, S. | Mirsaeidi, M. | Masjedi, M.R. | Velayati, A.A. | Hoffner, S. The NRAMPI, VDR and TNF-a Gene polymorphisms in Iranian tuberculosis patients: The study on host susceptibility Brazilian Journal of Infectious Diseases, Volume 13, Issue 4, 2009-08-01, Pages 252-256 18 Sabbatani, S. | Fiorino, S. | Manfredi, R. The emerging of the fifth malaria parasite (Plasmodium Knowlesi). A public health concern? Brazilian Journal of Infectious Diseases, Volume 14, Issue 3, 2010-05-01, Pages 299-309 17 Rossi, F. | Garcia, P. | Ronzon, B. | Curcio, D. | Dowzicky, M. Rates of antimicrobial resistance in Latin America (2004-2007) and in vitro activity of the glycylcycline tigecycline and of other antibiotics Brazilian Journal of Infectious Diseases, Volume 12, Issue 5, 2008-12-01, Pages 405-415
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1 Paula A. Alvares | Eitan N. Berezin | Andrea C. Botelho | Denise Tiemi | Julia R. Spinardi | Claudia Maruyama | Paula Bruniera | Saulo D. Passos | Marcelo J. Mimica Coronaviruses in children with febrile neutropenia The Brazilian Journal of Infectious Diseases, Available online 26 November 2013, 2 Lara Coelho | Valdiléa Gonçalves Veloso | Beatriz Grinsztejn | Paula Mendes Luz Trends in overall opportunistic illnesses, Pneumocystis carinii pneumonia, cerebral toxoplasmosis and Mycobacterium avium complex incidence rates over the 30 years of the HIV epidemic: a systematic review The Brazilian Journal of Infectious Diseases, Available online 23 November 2013, 3 Lígia Mara Dolce de Lemos | Andrew Anglemyer | Joseph David Lippi | George Willams Rutherford | Victor Santana Santos | Thaisa Fonseca Siqueira Rocha | Marcus Vinícius da Conceição | Ricardo Queiroz Gurgel Mortality of children following a diagnosis of HIV infection in northeastern Brazil The Brazilian Journal of Infectious Diseases, Available online 22 November 2013, 4 Takeshi Saraya | Tomokazu Suzuki | Hajime Goto Fecal leukocyte in the diagnosis of ulcerative colitis The Brazilian Journal of Infectious Diseases, Available online 22 November 2013, 5 Rosanova Maria Teresa | Stamboulian Daniel | Lede Roberto Risk factors for mortality in burn children The Brazilian Journal of Infectious Diseases, Available online 22 November 2013, 6 Mehdi Mirsaeidi | Dean Schraufnagel Rifampin induced angioedema: a rare but serious side effect The Brazilian Journal of Infectious Diseases, Available online 22 November 2013, 7 Pedro Martinez | Liliana Sanchez | Salim Mattar Carbapenemase KPC-2 in ESBL-producing Enterobacteriaceae from two clinics from Villavicencio, Colombia The Brazilian Journal of Infectious Diseases, Available online 22 November 2013, 8 Erick Martínez | Mahreen Ameen | Diana Tejada | Roberto Arenas Microsporum spp. onychomycosis: disease presentation, risk factors and treatment responses in an urban population The Brazilian Journal of Infectious Diseases, Available online 22 November 2013, 9 Jinn-Ming Wang | Hwee-Kheng Lim Necrotizing fasciitis: eight-year experience and literature review The Brazilian Journal of Infectious Diseases, Available online 22 November 2013, 10 Angelita Fernandes Druzian | Yvone Maia Brustoloni | Sandra Maria do Valle Leone Oliveira | Vanessa Terezinha Gubert de Matos | Adriana Carla Garcia Negri | Clarice Souza Pinto | Silvia Asato | Cirlene dos Santos Gonçalves Urias | Anamaria Mello Miranda Paniago Pertussis in the central-west region of Brazil: one decade study The Brazilian Journal of Infectious Diseases, Available online 22 November 2013,
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