High cited authors in China and their research on Infectious Diseases

Health and Medical Sciences on Infectious Diseases are booming in China and Chinese research is increasing in terms of global output. This didn’t go unnoticed and therefore we present a special article collection highlighting some of the best research being done in various fields of Health and Medical Science in China.

We invite you to explore a selection of top papers by authors based in China that were published in Elsevier’s journals in Infectious Diseases. These papers touch on areas in Microbiology, Hospital Infections, Tuberculosis, Antimicrobial Resistance and other infectious diseases. The below papers are freely available to access on ScienceDirect until 28th February 2018.

We hope you will find this collection of top papers useful for your research and hope it will encourage you to publish with us in the future.

Hand, foot and mouth disease in Guangdong, China, in 2013: NEW trends in the continuing epidemic.
By: Lu J., Zeng H., Zheng H., Yi L., Guo X., Liu L., Sun L., Tan X., Li H., Ke C., Lin J.
Clinical Microbiology and Infection - Click here for more info or to submit your paper

Human infection with a novel, highly pathogenic avian influenza A (H5N6) virus: Virological and clinical findings
By: Pan M., Gao R., Lv Q., Huang S., Zhou Z., Yang L., Li X., Zhao X., Zou X., Tong W., Mao S., Zou S., Bo H., Zhu X., Liu L., Yuan H., Zhang M., Wang D., Li Z., Zhao W., Ma M., Li Y., Li T., Yang H., Xu J., Zhou L., Zhou X., Tang W., Song Y., Chen T., Bai T., Zhou J., Wang D., Wu G., Li D., Feng Z., Gao G.F., Wang Y., He S., Shu Y.
Journal of Infection – Click here for more info or to submit your paper

Resistance trends among clinical isolates in China reported from CHINET surveillance of bacterial resistance, 2005-2014
By: Hu F.-P., Guo Y., Zhu D.-M., Wang F., Jiang X.-F., Xu Y.-C., Zhang X.-J., Zhang C.-X., Ji P., Xie Y., Kang M., Wang C.-Q., Wang A.-M., Xu Y.-H., Shen J.-L., Sun Z.-Y., Chen Z.-J., Ni Y.-X., Sun J.-Y., Chu Y.-Z., Tian S.-F., Hu Z.-D., Li J., Yu Y.-S., Lin J., Shan B., Du Y., Han Y., Guo S., Wei L.-H., Wu L., Zhang H., Kong J., Hu Y.-J., Ai X.-M., Zhuo C., Su D.-H., Yang Q., Jia B., Huang W.
Clinical Microbiology and Infection - Click here for more info or to submit your paper

Whole-genome sequencing to detect recent transmission of Mycobacterium tuberculosis in settings with a high burden of tuberculosis
By: Luo T., Yang C., Peng Y., Lu L., Sun G., Wu J., Jin X., Hong J., Li F., Mei J., Deriemer K., Gao Q.
Tuberculosis - Click here for more info or to submit your paper

Candidemia: Incidence rates, type of species, and risk factors at a tertiary care academic hospital in China
By: Wu Z., Liu Y., Feng X., Liu Y., Wang S., Zhu X., Chen Q., Pan S.
International Journal of Infectious Diseases - Click here for more info or to submit your paper

Molecular characteristics of carbapenemase-producing Enterobacteriaceae in China from 2008 to 2011: Predominance of KPC-2 enzyme
By: Li H., Zhang J., Liu Y., Zheng R., Chen H., Wang X., Wang Z., Cao B., Wang H.
Diagnostic Microbiology and Infectious Disease – Click here for more info or to submit your paper

Seroprevalence of antibodies against SFTS virus infection in farmers and animals, Jiangsu, China
By: Li Z., Hu J., Bao C., Li P., Qi X., Qin Y., Wang S., Tan Z., Zhu Y., Tang F., Zhou M.
Journal of Clinical Virology - Click here for more info or to submit your paper

Dissemination of a clone carrying a fosA3-harbouring plasmid mediates high fosfomycin resistance rate of KPC-producing Klebsiella pneumoniae in China
By: Jiang Y., Shen P., Wei Z., Liu L., He F., Shi K., Wang Y., Wang H., Yu Y.
International Journal of Antimicrobial Agents - Click here for more info or to submit your paper

Epidemiology and antimicrobial susceptibility profiles of pathogens causing urinary tract infections in the Asia-Pacific region: Results from the Study for Monitoring Antimicrobial Resistance Trends (SMART), 2010-2013
By: Jean S.-S., Coombs G., Ling T., Balaji V., Rodrigues C., Mikamo H., Kim M.-J., Rajasekaram D.G., Mendoza M., Tan T.Y., Kiratisin P., Ni Y., Weinman B., Xu Y., Hsueh P.-R.
International Journal of Antimicrobial Agents - Click here for more info or to submit your paper

An outbreak of infections caused by extensively drug-resistant Klebsiella pneumoniae strains during a short period of time in a Chinese teaching hospital: Epidemiology study and molecular characteristics
By: Zhou T., Zhang Y., Li M., Yu X., Sun Y., Xu J.
Diagnostic Microbiology and Infectious Disease – Click here for more info or to submit your paper

Risk of imported Ebola virus disease in China
By: Chen T., Leung R.K.-K., Liu R., Chen F., Zhang X., Zhao J., Chen S.
Travel Medicine and Infectious Disease - Click here for more info or to submit your paper

Antimicrobial resistance of Shigella spp. from humans in Shanghai, China, 2004-2011
By: Zhang J., Jin H., Hu J., Yuan Z., Shi W., Yang X., Xu X., Meng J.
Diagnostic Microbiology and Infectious Disease – Click here for more info or to submit your paper

Prevalence of drug resistant Mycobacterium tuberculosis among children in China
By: Jiao W.-W., Liu Z.-G., Han R., Zhao X.-Q., Dong F., Dong H.-Y., Huang H.-R., Li Q.-J., Lin N., Song W.-Q., Wan K.-L., Shen A.-D.
Tuberculosis - Click here for more info or to submit your paper

Molecular characteristics of MDR Mycobacterium tuberculosis strains isolated in Fujian, China
Chen Q., Pang Y., Liang Q., Lin S., Wang Y., Lin J., Zhao Y., Wei S., Zheng J., Zheng S.
Tuberculosis - Click here for more info or to submit your paper

Changes in patterns of antibiotic use in Chinese public hospitals (2005-2012) and a benchmark comparison with Sweden in 2012
By: Sun J., Shen X., Li M., He L., Guo S., Skoog G., Grape M., Cars O., Dong S.
Journal of Global Antimicrobial Resistance - Click here for more info or to submit your paper

Resistance and integron characterization of Acinetobacter baumannii in a teaching hospital in Chongqing, China
By: Huang C., Long Q., Qian K., Fu T., Zhang Z., Liao P., Xie J.
New Microbes and New Infections - Click here for more info or to submit your paper

Use of veterinary antimicrobials in China and efforts to improve their rational use
By: Hu Y., Cheng H.
Journal of Global Antimicrobial Resistance - Click here for more info or to submit your paper

Point-prevalence survey of healthcare-associated infections in Beijing, China: A survey and analysis in 2014
Liu J.Y., Wu Y.H., Cai M., Zhou C.L.
Journal of Hospital Infection - Click here for more info or to submit your paper

Surveillance of mosquito-borne infectious diseases in febrile travelers entering China via Shenzhen ports, China, 2013
By: Shi L., Fu S., Wang L., Li X., Gu D., Liu C., Zhao C., He J., Liang G.
Travel Medicine and Infectious Disease - Click here for more info or to submit your paper

Emergence of a novel Enterobacter kobei clone carrying chromosomal-encoded CTX-M-12 with diversified pathogenicity in northeast China
By: Zhou K., Yu W., Bonnet R., Cattoir V., Shen P., Wang B., Rossen J.W., Xiao Y.
New Microbes and New Infections - Click here for more info or to submit your paper