Najnoviji radovi liječnika naše Klinike

MEDLINE

2019.
 

1. Lepej SZ, Poljak M. Portable molecular diagnostic instruments in microbiology: current status. Clin Microbiol Infect 2019 Sept 28. pii: S1198-743X(19)30502-6. doi: 10.1016/j.cmi.2019.09.017

2. O'Riordan W, Green S, Overcash JS, Puljiz I, Metallidis S, Gardovskis J, Garrity-Ryan L, Das AF, Tzanis E, Eckburg PB, Manley A, Villano SA, Steenbergen JN, Loh E. Omadacycline for Acute Bacterial Skin and Skin-Structure Infections.N Engl J Med. 2019;380(6):528-538. doi: 10.1056/NEJMoa1800170.

3. Wang A, Chu VH, Athan E, Delahaye F, Freiberger T, Lamas C, Miro JM, Strahilevitz J, Tribouilloy C, Durante-Mangoni E, Pericas JM, Fernández-Hidalgo N, Nacinovich F, Barsic B, Giannitsioti E, Hurley JP, Hannan MM, Park LP; ICE-PLUS Investigators. Association between the timing of surgery for complicated, left-sided infective endocarditis and survival. Am Heart J. 2019;210:108-116. 

4. Bartoletti M, Giannella M, Lewis RE, Caraceni P, Tedeschi S, Paul M, Schramm C, Bruns T, Merli M, Cobos-Trigueros N, Seminari E, Retamar P, Muñoz P, Tumbarello M, Burra P, Cerenzia MT, Barsic B, Calbo E, Maraolo AE, Petrosillo N, Galan-Ladero MA, D'Offizi G, Zak-Doron Y, Rodriguez-Baño J, Baldassarre M, Verucchi G, Domenicali M, Bernardi M, Viale P; ESGBIS/BICHROME study group. Extended infusion of β-lactams for bloodstream infection in patients with liver cirrhosis: an observational multicenter study. Clin Infect Dis. 2019. doi: 10.1093/cid/ciz032.

5. Skuhala T, Atelj A, Prepolec J, Al-Mufleh M, Stanimirović A, Vukelić D. A case report of severe recurrent varicella in an ankylosing spondylitis patient treated with adalimumab -  a new side effect after 15 years of usage. BMC Infect Dis. 2019;19(1):127. doi: 10.1186/s12879-019-3768-y.

6. Handanagic S, Bozicevic I, Sekerija M, Rutherford GW, Begovac J. Overdose mortality rates in Croatia and factors associated with self-reported drug overdose among persons who inject drugs in three Croatian cities. Int J Drug Policy. 2019;64:95-102. doi: 10.1016/j.drugpo.2018.11.017.

7.  Lisičar I, Begovac J, Zekan Š. A rare case of Fitz-Hugh-Curtis syndrome caused by Chlamydia trachomatis in an HIV-positive male patient.SAGE Open Med Case Rep. 2019 Jan 16;7:2050313X18823592. doi: 10.1177/2050313X18823592. eCollection 2019.

8. Lunar MM, Židovec Lepej S, Poljak M. Sequence ambiguity determined from routine pol sequencing is a reliable tool for real-time surveillance of HIV incidence trends.Infect Genet Evol. 2019;69:146-152. doi: 10.1016/j.meegid.2019.01.015

9. Simicic P, Grgic I, Santak M, Vince A, Lepej SZ. Frequency of baseline NS5A resistance-associated substitutions in patients infected with genotype 1 of hepatitis C virus in Croatia. Microb Pathog. 2019;136:103694. 

10. Cole MJ, Field N, Pitt R, Amato-Gauci AJ, Begovac J, French PD, Keše D, Klavs I, Zidovec Lepej S, Pöcher K, Stary A, Schalk H, Spiteri G, Hughes G. Substantial underdiagnosis of lymphogranuloma venereum in men who have sex with men in Europe: preliminary findings from a multicentre surveillance pilot. Sex Transm Infect. 2019 Jun 23. pii: sextrans-2019-053972. 

11. Mrzljak A, Dinjar-Kujundzic P, Vilibic-Cavlek T, Jemersic L, Prpic J, Dakovic-Rode O, Kolaric B, Vince A. Hepatitis E seroprevalence and associated risk factors in Croatian liver transplant recipients.Rev Soc Bras Med Trop. 2019 Oct 10;52:e20190302.

12. Vrdoljak M, Gužvinec M, Trkulja V, Butić I, Ivić I, Krželj V, Tonkić M, Hegeduš Jungvirth M, Payerl Pal M, Tešović G. Distribution of rotavirus genotypes in three Croatian regions among children ≤5 years of age (2012-2014). Int J Infect Dis. 2019 Sep 12;89:3-9.

13.  Vilibic-Cavlek T, Savic V, Sabadi D, Peric L, Barbic L, Klobucar A, Miklausic B, Tabain I, Santini M, Vucelja M, Dvorski E,  Butigan T, Kolaric-Sviben G, Potocnik-Hunjadi T, Balenovic M, Bogdanic M, Andric Z, Stevanovic V, Capak K, Balicevic M, Listes E,  Savini G. Prevalence and molecular epidemiology of West Nile and Usutu virus infections in Croatia in the 'One health' context, 2018. Transbound Emerg Dis. 2019 Sep;66(5):1946-1957.

14. Vidović K, Bogdanić N, Balen Topić M. Clostridioides difficile infection treatment guidelines adherence and comparison of treatment outcomes of the first, non-severe disease episode between oral metronidazole and vancomycin group: a single tertiary center retrospective study. Infect Dis (Lond). 2019 Jul;51(7):554-557.

15. Venkatesan S, Myles PR, Bolton KJ, et al. Neuraminidase Inhibitors and Hospital Length of Stay: A Meta-analysis of Individual Participant Data to Determine Treatment Effectiveness Among Patients Hospitalized With Nonfatal 2009 Pandemic Influenza A(H1N1) Virus Infection.J Infect Dis. 2019 Jul 17. pii: jiz152. 

16. Stevanović V, Barušić Z, Višković K, Rode OĐ, Tešović G. Acute necrotizing encephalopathy of childhood associated with human herpes virus 6 in Croatia.Neurol Sci. 2019 Mar;40(3):639-641.

17.  Skuhala T, Trkulja V, Runje M, Balen-Topić M, Vukelić D, Desnica B. Combined Albenazole-Praziquantel Treatment in Recurrent Brain Echinococcosis: Case Report. Iran J Parasitol. 2019 Jul-Sep;14(3):492-496.

18. Prpić J, Keros T, Vucelja M, Bjedov L, Đaković Rode O, Margaletić J, Habrun B, Jemeršić L. First evidence of hepatitis E virus infection in a small mammal (yellow-necked mouse) from Croatia.PLoS One. 2019 Nov 21;14(11):e0225583. 

19.  Oroz M, Begovac J, Planinić A, Rokić F, Lunar MM, Zorec TM, Beluzić R, Korać P, Vugrek O, Poljak M, Lepej SŽ. Analysis of HIV-1 diversity, primary drug resistance and transmission networks in Croatia. Sci Rep. 2019 Nov 21;9(1):17307. doi: 10.1038/s41598-019-53520-8.

20.  Neesgaard B, Pelchen-Matthews A, Ryom L, Florence E, Peters L, Roen A, Svedhem V, Clarke A, Benfield T, Mitsura V, Moreno S, Beniowski M, Begovac J, Matulionyte R, Trofimova T, Elbirt D, Kundro M, Vullo V, Behrens G, Staub T, Ragone L, Vannappagari V, Lundgren J, Mocroft A; EuroSIDA study. Uptake and effectiveness of two-drug compared with three-drug antiretroviral regimens among HIV-positive individuals in Europe.AIDS. 2019 Nov 1;33(13):2013-2024. doi: 10.1097/QAD.0000000000002320.

21. Raben D, Sullivan AK, Mocroft A, Kutsyna G, Hadžiosmanović V, Vassilenko A, Chkhartisvili N, Mitsura V, Pedersen C, Anderson J, Begovac J, Bak Dragsted U, Bertisch B, Grzeszczuk A, Minton J, Necsoi VC, Kitchen M, Ajana F, Sokhan A, Comi L, Farazmand P, Pesut D, De Wit S, Gatell JM, Gazzard B, d'Arminio Monforte A, Rockstroh JK, Yazdanpanah Y, Champenois K, Jakobsen ML, Lundgren JD; HIDES Study Group.Improving the evidence for indicator condition guided HIV testing in Europe: Results from the HIDES II Study - 2012 - 2015.PLoS One. 2019 Aug 13;14(8):e0220108. doi: 10.1371/journal.pone.0220108. eCollection 2019.

22. Balayan T, Oprea C, Yurin O, Jevtovic D, Begovac J, Lakatos B, Sedlacek D, Karpov I, Horban A, Kowalska JD; Euro-guidelines in Central and Eastern Europe Network Group.People who inject drugs remain hard-to-reach population across all HIV continuum stages in Central, Eastern and South Eastern Europe - data from Euro-guidelines in Central and Eastern Europe Network.Infect Dis (Lond). 2019 Apr;51(4):277-286. doi: 10.1080/23744235.2019.1565415. 

23. Kaić B, Tešović G.Measles outbreak: a warning sign of troubles ahead. Croat Med J. 2019 Oct 31;60(5):393-396.

24. Krajcar N, Marić LS, Šarić D, Milić N, Tešović G. Cefpodoxime proxetil as a therapeutic option in switching therapy for infective endocarditis in children: case reports and literature review. .J Chemother. 2019 Oct;31(6):354-358. 

25.  Mészner Z, Wysocki J, Richter D, Zavadska D, Ivaskeviciene I, Usonis V, Pokorn M, Mangarov A, Jancoriene L, Man SC, Kristufkova Z, Jesenak M, Tešović G, Pluta J, Wolfson LJ. Burden of varicella in Central and Eastern Europe: findings from a systematic literature review. Expert Rev Vaccines. 2019 Mar;18(3):281-293.

26.  Ljubin-Sternak S, Meštrović T, Ivković-Jureković I, Tešović G, Mlinarić-Galinović G, Lukšić I, Tabain I, Tot T, Mijač M, Vraneš J.High Detection Rates of Human Bocavirus in Infants and Small Children with Lower Respiratory Tract Infection from Croatia. Clin Lab. 2019 Jan 1;65(1).

27.  Jemeršić L, Prpić J, Brnić D, Keros T, Pandak N, Đaković Rode O.Genetic diversity of hepatitis E virus (HEV) strains derived from humans, swine and wild boars in Croatia from 2010 to 2017.BMC Infect Dis. 2019 Mar 19;19(1):269. 

28. Civljak R, Kosutic-Gulija T, Slovic A, Huljev E, Turcic N, Mestrovic T, Vranes J, Ljubin-Sternak S.An Outbreak of Human Parainfluenza Virus 3 (Phylogenetic Subcluster C5) Infection among Adults at a Residential Care Facility for the Disabled in Croatia, 2018. Intervirology. 2019 Oct 29:1-8. 

29. Civljak R, Tot T, Falsey AR, Huljev E, Vranes J, Ljubin-Sternak S.Viral pathogens associated with acute respiratory illness in hospitalized adults and elderly from Zagreb, Croatia, 2016 to 2018.J Med Virol. 2019 Jul;91(7):1202-1209.

30.  Farkaš M, Glažar Ivče D, Stojanović S, Mavrinac M, Mićović V, Tambić Andrašević A. Parental Knowledge and Awareness Linked to Antibiotic Use and Resistance: Comparison of Urban and Rural Population in Croatia. Microb Drug Resist. 2019 Dec;25(10):1430-1436.

31.  Farkaš M, Čulina T, Sišul J, Pelčić G, Mavrinac M, Mićović V, Tambić Andrašević A. Impact of antibiotic consumption on the carriage of antibiotic-resistant bacteria by school children. Eur J Public Health. 2019 Aug 2. pii: ckz137. 

32. Fosbøl EL, Park LP, Chu VH, Athan E, Delahaye F, Freiberger T, Lamas C, Miro JM, Strahilevitz J, Tribouilloy C, Durante-Mangoni E, Pericas JM, Fernández-Hidalgo N, Nacinovich F, Rizk H, Barsic B, Giannitsioti E, Hurley JP, Hannan MM, Wang A; ICE-PLUS Investigators. The association between vegetation size and surgical treatment on 6-month mortality in left-sided infective endocarditis.Eur Heart J. 2019 Jul 14;40(27):2243-2251. 

33.  Wang A, Chu VH, Athan E, Delahaye F, Freiberger T, Lamas C, Miro JM, Strahilevitz J, Tribouilloy C, Durante-Mangoni E, Pericas JM, Fernández-Hidalgo N, Nacinovich F, Barsic B, Giannitsioti E, Hurley JP, Hannan MM, Park LP; ICE-PLUS Investigators. Corrigendum to "association between the timing of surgery for complicated, left-sided infective endocarditis and survival", American HeartJournal 2019, volume 210, April 2019, pages 108-116.Am Heart J. 2019 Jun;212:165.

34.  Papić N, Jelovčić F, Karlović M, Marić LS, Vince A. Nonalcoholic fatty liver disease as a risk factor for Clostridioides difficile infection.Eur J Clin Microbiol Infect Dis. 2019 Nov 28. doi: 10.1007/s10096-019-03759-w.

35. Simicic P, Grgic I, Santak M, Vince A, Lepej SZ. Frequency of baseline NS5A resistance-associated substitutions in patients infected with genotype 1 of hepatitis C virus in Croatia.Microb Pathog. 2019 Nov;136:103694. doi: 10.1016/j.micpath.2019.103694.

36.  Grgurević L, Novak R, Trkulja V, Hamzić LF, Hrkač S, Grazio S, Santini M.Elevated plasma RANTES in fibrodysplasia ossificans progressiva - A novel therapeutic target? Med Hypotheses. 2019 Oct;131:109313.

37. Vilibic-Cavlek T, Savic V, Sabadi D, Peric L, Barbic L, Klobucar A, Miklausic B, Tabain I, Santini M, Vucelja M, Dvorski E, Butigan T, Kolaric-Sviben G, Potocnik-Hunjadi T, Balenovic M, Bogdanic M, Andric Z, Stevanovic V, Capak K, Balicevic M, Listes E, Savini G. Prevalence and molecular epidemiology of West Nile and Usutu virus infections in Croatia in the 'One health' context, 2018.Transbound Emerg Dis. 2019 Sep;66(5):1946-1957. 

38. Bai X, Borrow R, Bukovski S, Caugant DA, Culic D, Delic S, Dinleyici EC, Eloshvili M, Erdősi T, Galajeva J, Křížová P, Lucidarme J, Mironov K, Nurmatov Z, Pana M, Rahimov E, Savrasova L, Skoczyńska A, Smith V, Taha MK, Titov L, Vázquez J, Yeraliyeva L. Prevention and control of meningococcal disease: Updates from the Global Meningococcal Initiative in Eastern Europe. J Infect. 2019 Dec;79(6):528-541. 

39.  Saba L, Jamthikar A, Gupta D, Khanna NN, Viskovic K, Suri HS, Gupta A, Mavrogeni S, Turk M, Laird JR, Pareek G, Miner M, Sfikakis P, Protogerou A, Kitas GD, Viswanathan V, Nicolaides A, Bhatt D, Suri JS. Global perspective on carotid intima-media thickness and plaque: should the current measurement guidelines be revisited? Int Angiol. 2019 Nov 25. doi: 10.23736/S0392-9590.19.04267-6.

40. Saba L, Biswas M, Suri HS, Viskovic K, Laird JR, Cuadrado-Godia E, Nicolaides A, Khanna NN, Viswanathan V, Suri JS. Ultrasound-based carotid stenosis measurement and risk stratification in diabetic cohort: a deep learning paradigm. Cardiovasc Diagn Ther. 2019 Oct;9(5):439-461.

41. Jamthikar A, Gupta D, Khanna NN, Saba L, Araki T, Viskovic K, Suri HS, Gupta A, Mavrogeni S, Turk M, Laird JR, Pareek G, Miner M, Sfikakis PP, Protogerou A, Kitas GD, Viswanathan V, Nicolaides A, Bhatt DL, Suri JS. A low-cost machine learning-based cardiovascular/stroke risk assessment system: integration of conventional factors with image phenotypes. Cardiovasc Diagn Ther. 2019 Oct;9(5):420-430. 


 


2018.


1. Begovac J, Krznarić J, Bogdanić N, Močibob L, Zekan Š. Successful treatment of genotype 3 hepatitis C infection in a noncirrhotic HIV infected patient on chronic dialysis with the combination of sofosbuvir and velpatasvir: A case report.Medicine (Baltimore). 2018 Dec;97(51):e13671. doi: 10.1097/MD.0000000000013671.


2. Papic N, Zidovec Lepej S, Gorenec L, Grgic I, Gasparov S, Filipec Kanizaj T, Vince A.The association of semaphorins 3C, 5A and 6D with liver fibrosis stage in chronic hepatitis C. PLoS One. 2018 Dec 28;13(12):e0209481. doi: 10.1371/journal.pone.0209481. eCollection 2018.

3. Papić N, Dušek D, Nemeth Blažić T, Kurelac I, Krznarić J, Vince A. Rezultati liječenja 3d-terapijom i model eliminacije infekcije HCV-om u Republici Hrvatskoj. Liječ Vjesn 2018;140:205–211

4. Vince A, Židovec Lepej S, Bingulac-Popović J, Miletić M, Kuret S, Sardelić S, Vrakela IB, Kurelac I. Distribution of hepatitis C virus genotypes and subtypes in Croatia: 2008-2015.Cent Eur J Public Health. 2018 Sep;26(3):159-163. 

5. Polaris Observatory Collaborators. Global prevalence, treatment, and prevention of hepatitis B virus infection in 2016: a modelling study.Lancet Gastroenterol Hepatol. 2018 Jun;3(6):383-403. 


6. Jakupi X, Mlakar J, Lunar MM, Seme K, Rudhani I, Raka L, Vince A, Poljak M. A very high prevalence of hepatitis C virus infection among patients undergoing hemodialysis in Kosovo: a nationwide study.BMC Nephrol. 2018 Nov 3;19(1):304. doi: 10.1186/s12882-018-1100-5.

7. Balen Topić M, Skuhala T, Desnica B, Višković K, Drinković M. Repeated Percutaneous Treatment of Massive Hepatic Cystic Echinococcosis in a Child. Pediatrics. 2018 Nov 14. pii: e20181254. doi: 10.1542/peds.2018-1254

8.  Sulentic V, Petelin Gadze Z, Derke F, Santini M, Bazadona D, Nankovic S. The effect of delayed anti-NMDAR encephalitis recognition on disease outcome. J Neurovirol. 2018 Oct;24(5):638-641.

9. Premužić V, Santini M, Laganović M, Ćorić M, Jelaković B. Acute Kidney Failure as a Single Complication of Varicella Virus Infection in an Adult Patient. Case Rep Nephrol Dial. 2018 Aug 3;8(2):130-137.

10. Marevic S, Petrik J, Popovic Grle S, Cepelak I, Grgic I, Gorenec L, Stjepanovic G, Laskaj R, Zidovec Lepej S. Cytokines and statin therapy in chronic obstructive pulmonary disease patients. Scand J Clin Lab Invest. 2018 Oct 2:1-6. doi: 10.1080/00365513.2018.1514464. 

11. Laut KG, Shepherd L, Gottfredsson M, Sedlacek D, Knysz B, Begovac J, et al. Variation in antiretroviral treatment (ART) coverage and virological suppression among three HIV key populations. AIDS. 2018 Oct 4. doi: 10.1097/QAD.0000000000002035. 

12.  Stevanović V, Barušić Z, Višković K, Rode OĐ, Tešović G. Acute necrotizing encephalopathy of childhood associated with human herpes virus 6 in Croatia. Neurol Sci. 2018 Oct 29. doi: 10.1007/s10072-018-3623-8

13. Kotsis V, Jamthikar AD, Araki T, Gupta D, Laird JR, Giannopoulos AA, Saba L, Suri HS, Mavrogeni S, Kitas GD, Viskovic K, et al. Echolucency-based phenotype in carotid atherosclerosis disease for risk stratification of diabetes patients.Diabetes Res Clin Pract. 2018 Sep;143:322-331. 

14. Višković K, Židovec Lepej S, Gorenec A, Grgić I, Lukas D, Zekan Š, Dragobratović A, Trupković M, Begovac J. Cardiovascular markers of inflammation and serum lipid levels in HIV-infected patients with undetectable viremia. Sci Rep. 2018 Apr 17;8(1):6113.

15.  Papić N, Budimir J, Kurelac I, Dušek D, Jugović D, Krajcar N, Vince A. Treatment of Elderly Patients with Chronic Hepatitis C: A Retrospective Cohort Study. Acta Clin Croat. 2018 Mar;57(1):61-70. 

16. Hafner D, Zivkovic SV, Bauman R, Tiljak K, Papić N, Lepej SZ. Follicular fluid vascular endothelial growth factor is associated with type of infertility and interferon alpha correlates with endometrial thickness in natural cycle in vitro fertilization. Reprod Biol. 2018 Sep;18(3):289-294.

17. Zejnullahu Raçi P, Hošnjak L, Poljak M, Lepej SŽ, Vince A. Pre-vaccination prevalence of high-risk human papillomaviruses (HPV) in women from Kosovo and their related sociodemographic characteristics. Ginekol Pol. 2018;89(9):485-494. 

18. Saba L, Banchhor SK, Araki T, Viskovic K, et al. Intra- and inter-operator reproducibility of automated cloud-based carotid lumen diameter ultrasound measurement. Indian Heart J 2018; 70(5): 649-664

19. Skuhala T, Tomasović D, Štimac G, Ljubičić N, Oroši D, Stanimirović A, Vukelić D. Treatment of penile actinomycosis. Dermatol Ther. 2018 Sep;31(5):e12636.

20. Bogdanić N, Balen Topić M. High recurrence and in-hospital mortality rates, and rising proportion of healthcare-associated Clostridium difficile infections in a university hospital in Croatia. Infect Dis (Lond). 2018 Sep 28:1-4. 

21. Krajinovic V, Ivancic S, Gezman P, Barsic B.Association Between Cardiac Surgery and Mortality Among Patients With Infective Endocarditis Complicated by Sepsis and Septic Shock.Complicated by Sepsis and Septic Shock. Shock. 2018 May;49(5):536-542.

22. Lunar MM, Židovec Lepej S, Tomažič J, Vovko TD, Pečavar B, Turel G, Maver M, Poljak M. HIV-1 transmitted drug resistance in Slovenia and its impact on predicted treatment effectiveness: 2011-2016 update.PLoS One. 2018 Apr 26;13(4):e0196670.

23. Colagrossi L, Hermans LE, Salpini R, Di Carlo D, Pas SD, Alvarez M, Ben-Ari Z, Boland G, Bruzzone B, Coppola N, Seguin-Devaux C, Dyda T, Garcia F, Kaiser R, Köse S, Krarup H, Lazarevic I, Lunar MM, Maylin S, Micheli V, Mor O, Paraschiv S, Paraskevis D, Poljak M, Puchhammer-Stöckl E, Simon F, Stanojevic M, Stene-Johansen K, Tihic N, Trimoulet P, Verheyen J, Vince A, Lepej SZ, Weis N, Yalcinkaya T, Boucher CAB, Wensing AMJ, Perno CF, Svicher V; HEPVIR working group of the European Society for translational antiviral research (ESAR).Immune-escape mutations and stop-codons in HBsAg develop in a large proportion of patients with chronic HBV infection exposed to anti-HBV drugs in Europe. BMC Infect Dis. 2018 Jun 1;18(1):251.

24. Balen Topic M, Santini M, Barsic B.Relationship between age and intensive care unit-acquired bloodstream infections in infectious disease patients in Croatia
J Infect Dev Ctries 2018; 12(5):352-358

25. Kusulja M, Santini M. Decompressive craniectomy as salvage treatment in herpes simplex encephalitis: two case reports.Int J Infect Dis. 2018 Jun 2. pii: S1201-9712(18)34426-6.

26. Sulentic V, Petelin Gadze Z, Derke F, Santini M, Bazadona D, Nankovic S. The effect of delayed anti-NMDAR encephalitis recognition on disease outcome.J Neurovirol. 2018 May 21. doi: 10.1007/s13365-018-0648-y.

27. Viskovic K, Aslam M. Upper Extremity Medial Arterial Calcification and Peripheral Artery Disease in Asymptomatic Patients With Chronic Kidney Disease in Predialysis Stage. Angiology. 2018 May;69(5):406-415. 

28.
Balen Topić M, Čuković-Čavka S, Brinar M, Kalauz M, Škrlec I, Majerović M. Terminal ileum resection as a trigger for Strongyloides stercoralis hyperinfection and ensuing serial sepsis in a 37-year-old patient with complicated Crohn's disease: a case report. Z Gastroenterol. 2018 Apr;56(4):380-383.

29. Višković K, Židovec Lepej S, Gorenec A, Grgić I, Lukas D, Zekan Š, Dragobratović A, Trupković M, Begovac J. Cardiovascular markers of inflammation and serum lipid levels in HIV-infected patients with undetectable viremia. Sci Rep. 2018 Apr 17;8(1):6113. 

30. Vince A, Papic N. Unresolved issue in hepatitis C: The role of liver non-parenchymal cells and semaphorins. Infect Dis Rep. 2018; 10(1):24-25.

31. Radanović I, Rkman D, Zekan P, Kutleša M, Baršić B. Chronic meningoencephalitis caused by Echo virus 6 in a patient with common variable immunodeficiency: 9uccessful treatment with pleconaril. Wien Klin Wochenschr. 2018 Jan;130(1-2):70-72.

32. Gjurašin B, Lepej SŽ, Cole MJ, Pitt R, Begovac J. Chlamydia trachomatis in Cervical Lymph Node of Man with Lymphogranuloma Venereum, Croatia, 2014. Emerg Infect Dis. 2018 Apr;24(4):806-808. 

33. Gokengin D, Oprea C, Begovac J, Horban A, Zeka AN, Sedlacek D, Allabergan B, Almamedova EA, Balayan T, Banhegyi D, Bukovinova P, Chkhartishvili N, Damira A, Deva E, Elenkov I, Gashi L, Gexha-Bunjaku D, Hadciosmanovic V, Harxhi A, Holban T, Jevtovic D, Jilich D, Kowalska J, Kuvatova D, Ladnaia N, Mamatkulov A, Marjanovic A, Nikolova M, Poljak M, Rüütel K, Shunnar A, Stevanovic M, Trumova Z, Yurin O. HIV Care in Central and Eastern Europe: How close are we to the target? Int J Infect Dis. 2018 Mar 14. pii: S1201-9712(18)30066-3.

34. Stemberger Maric L, Papic N, Sestan M, Knezovic I, Tesovic G. Challenges in early diagnosis of Kawasaki disease in the pediatric emergency department: differentiation from adenoviral and invasive pneumococcal disease. Wien Klin Wochenschr. 2018 Feb 23. doi: 10.1007/s00508-018-1324-1. 

35. Papic N, Maric LS, Vince A. Efficacy of oral vancomycin in primary prevention of Clostridium Difficile infection in elderly patients treated with systemic antibiotic therapy. Infect Dis (Lond). 2018 Jan 11:1-4. 

36. Puljiz I, Topic A. Campylobacter jejuni vertebral osteomyelitis or tuberculosis: persisting diagnostic ambiguity - Authors' reply. Lancet Infect Dis. 2018 Feb;18(2):142. 

37. Bedenić B, Vranić-Ladavac M, Venditti C, Tambić-Andrašević A, Barišić N, Gužvinec M, Karčić N, Petrosillo N, Ladavac R, di Caro A. Emergence of colistin resistance in Enterobacter aerogenes from Croatia. J Chemother. 2018 Apr;30(2):120-123. 

38. Maric LS, Lepej SZ, Gorenec L, Grgic I, Trkulja V, Rode OD, Roglic S, Grmoja T, Barisic N, Tesovic G. Chemokines CXCL10, CXCL11, and CXCL13 in acute disseminated encephalomyelitis, non-polio enterovirus aseptic meningitis, and neuroborreliosis: CXCL10 as initial discriminator in diagnostic algorithm? Neurol Sci. 2018 Mar;39(3):471-479. 

39. Leblebicioglu H, Arends JE, Ozaras R, Corti G, Santos L, Boesecke C, Ustianowski A, Duberg AS, Ruta S, Salkic NN, Husa P, Lazarevic I, Pineda JA, Pshenichnaya NY, Tsertswadze T, Matičič M, Puca E, Abuova G, Gervain J, Bayramli R, Ahmeti S, Koulentaki M, Kilani B, Vince A, Negro F, Sunbul M, Salmon D; ESGHV (part of ESCMID). Availability of hepatitis C diagnostics and therapeutics in European and Eurasia countries.  Antiviral Res. 2018 Feb;150:9-14. 

40. Marshall AD, Cunningham EB, Nielsen S, Aghemo A, Alho H, Backmund M, Bruggmann P, Dalgard O, Seguin-Devaux C, Flisiak R, Foster GR, Gheorghe L, Goldberg D, Goulis I, Hickman M, Hoffmann P, Jancorienė L, Jarcuska P, Kåberg M, Kostrikis LG, Makara M, Maimets M, Marinho RT, Matičič M, Norris S, Ólafsson S, Øvrehus A, Pawlotsky JM, Pocock J, Robaeys G, Roncero C, Simonova M, Sperl J, Tait M, Tolmane I, Tomaselli S, van der Valk M, Vince A, Dore GJ, Lazarus JV, Grebely J; International Network on Hepatitis in Substance Users (INHSU). Restrictions for reimbursement of interferon-free direct-acting antiviral drugs for HCV infection in Europe. Lancet Gastroenterol Hepatol. 2018 Feb;3(2):125-133. 

41. Bartoletti M, Giannella M, Lewis R, Caraceni P, Tedeschi S, Paul M, Schramm C, Bruns T, Merli M, Cobos-Trigueros N, Seminari E, Retamar P, Muñoz P, Tumbarello M, Burra P, Torrani Cerenzia M, Barsic B, Calbo E, Maraolo AE, Petrosillo N, Galan-Ladero MA, D'Offizi G, Bar Sinai N, Rodríguez-Baño J, Verucchi G, Bernardi M, Viale P; ESGBIS/BICHROME Study Group. A prospective multicentre study of the epidemiology and outcomes of bloodstream infection in cirrhotic patients. Clin Microbiol Infect. 2018 May;24(5):546.e1-546.e8.  

42.  Jelić M, Škrlin J, Bejuk D, Košćak I, Butić I, Gužvinec M, Tambić-Andrašević A. Characterization of Isolates Associated with Emergence of OXA-48-Producing Klebsiella pneumoniae in Croatia. Microb Drug Resist. 2018 Sep;24(7):973-979.

43.  Bedenić B, Slade M, Starčević LŽ, Sardelić S, Vranić-Ladavac M, Benčić A, Zujić Atalić V, Bogdan M, Bubonja-Šonje M, Tomić-Paradžik M, Tot T, Lukić-Grlić A, Drenjančević D, Varda-Brkić D, Bandić-Pavlović D, Mihaljević S, Zarfel G, Gužvinec M, Conzemius R, Barišić I, Tambić-Andraševic A. Epidemic spread of OXA-48 beta-lactamase in Croatia. J Med Microbiol. 2018 Aug;67(8):1031-1041.

44. Medvedec Mikić I, Cigić L, Kero D, Kalibović Govorko D, Prpić Mehičić G, Tambić Andrašević A, Simeon P.  Antimicrobial effectiveness of polyhexamethylene biguanide on Enterococcus faecalis, Staphylococcus epidermidis and Candida albicans. Med Glas (Zenica). 2018 Aug 1;15(2):132-138.

45.  Lovrić Z, Kolarić B, Kosanović Ličina ML, Tomljenović M, Đaković Rode O, Danis K, Kaić B, Tešić V. An outbreak of haemorrhagic fever with renal syndrome linked with mountain recreational activities in Zagreb, Croatia, 2017. Epidemiol Infect. 2018 Jul;146(10):1236-1239.

 


2017.


1. De Pascale G, Ranzani OT, Nseir S, Chastre J, Welte T, Antonelli M, Navalesi P, Garofalo E, Bruni A, Coelho LM, Skoczynski S, Longhini F, Taccone FS, Grimaldi D, Salzer HJF, Lange C, Froes F, Artigas A, Díaz E, Vallés J, Rodríguez A, Panigada M, Comellini V, Fasano L, Soave PM, Spinazzola G, Luyt CE, Alvarez-Lerma F, Marin J, Masclans JR, Chiumello D, Pezzi A, Schultz M, Mohamed H, Van Der Eerden M, Hoek RAS, Gommers DAMPJ, Pasquale MD, Civljak R, Kutleša M, i sur. Intensive care unit patients with lower respiratory tract nosocomial infections: the ENIRRIs project. ERJ Open Res. 2017 Nov 17;3(4). pii: 00092-2017. 

2. Planinc M, Kutlesa M, Barsic B, Rudez I. Quadruple-valve infective endocarditis caused by Abiotrophia defectiva. Interact Cardiovasc Thorac Surg. 2017 Dec 1;25(6):998-999. 

3. Krajinovic V, Ivancic S, Gezman P, Barsic B. Association Between Cardiac Surgery and Mortality Among Patients with Infective Endocarditis Complicated by Sepsis and Septic Shock. Shock. 2017 Oct 4. doi: 10.1097/SHK.0000000000001013. 

4. Kutleša M, Novokmet A, Josipović Mraović R, Baršić B. Venovenous extracorporeal membrane oxygenation for ARDS: outcome analysis of a Croatian referral center for respiratory ECMO. Wien Klin Wochenschr. 2017 Jul;129(13-14):497-502. 

5. Kutleša M, Santini M, Krajinović V, Papić N, Novokmet A, Josipović Mraović R, Baršić B. Nosocomial blood stream infections in patients treated with venovenous extracorporeal membrane oxygenation for acute respiratory distress syndrome. Minerva Anestesiol. 2017 May;83(5):493-501. 

6. Papeš D, Pasini M, Jerončić A, Vargović M, Kotarski V, Markotić A, Škerk V. Detection of sexually transmitted pathogens in patients with chronic prostatitis/chronic pelvic pain: a prospective clinical study. Int J STD AIDS. 2017 May;28(6):613-615. 

7. Kutleša M, Baršić B. Development of the first adult respiratory extracorporeal membrane oxygenation center in Croatia under emergency circumstances. Int J Artif Organs. 2017 Jan 13;39(11):558-562. 

8. Handanagic S, Sevic S, Barbaric J, Dominkovic Z, Dakovic Rode O, Begovac J, Bozicevic I. Correlates of anti-hepatitis C positivity and use of harm reduction services among people who inject drugs in two cities in Croatia. Drug Alcohol Depend. 2017 Feb 1;171:132-139. 

9. Teofilović NK, Bihi M, Stojković MR, Tumir LM, Ester K, Kralj M, Majhen D, Oršolić N, Lepur A, Vrbanec D, Markotić A, Dembić Z, Weber AN, Piantanida I, Vugrek O, Diken M, Knežević J. 1-ethyl-3-(6-methylphenanthridine-8-il) urea modulates TLR3/9 activation and induces selective pro-inflammatory cytokine expression in vitro. Bioorg Med Chem Lett. 2017 Apr 1;27(7):1530-1537.

10. Brkic DV, Pristas I, Cipris I, Jelic M, Butic I, Andrasevic AT. Successful containment of the first KPC-producing Klebsiella pneumoniae outbreak in Croatia. Future Microbiol. 2017 Sep;12:967-974.

11. Maraolo AE, Ong DSY, Cortez J, Dedić K, Dušek D, Martin-Quiros A, Maver PJ, Skevaki C, Yusuf E, Poljak M, Sanguinetti M, Tacconelli E; Trainee Association of the European Society of Clinical Microbiology and Infectious Diseases (ESCMID). Personal life and working conditions of trainees and young specialists in clinical microbiology and infectious diseases in Europe: a questionnaire survey. Eur J Clin Microbiol Infect Dis. 2017 Jul;36(7):1287-1295. 

12. Yusuf E, Ong DS, Martin-Quiros A, Skevaki C, Cortez J, Dedić K, Maraolo AE, Dušek D, Maver PJ, Sanguinetti M, Tacconelli E; Trainee Association of the European Society of Clinical Microbiology and Infectious Diseases (ESCMID). A large survey among European trainees in clinical microbiology and infectious disease on training systems and training adequacy: identifying the gaps and suggesting improvements. Eur J Clin Microbiol Infect Dis. 2017 Feb;36(2):233-242

13. Puljiz I, Topic A. Campylobacter jejuni vertebral osteomyelitis. Lancet Infect Dis. 2017 Sep;17(9):1002. 


14. Grgurević J, Ivanišević Malčić A, Tambić Andrašević A, Prpić Mehičić G, Kuzmac S, Jukić S. Frequency of bacetrial content finding in persistant periapical lesions. Acta Stomatol Croat. 2017 Sep;51(3):217-226. 

15. Grundmann H, Glasner C, Albiger B, Aanensen DM, Tomlinson CT, Andrasević AT, Cantón R, Carmeli Y, Friedrich AW, Giske CG, Glupczynski Y, Gniadkowski M, Livermore DM, Nordmann P, Poirel L, Rossolini GM, Seifert H, Vatopoulos A, Walsh T, Woodford N, Monnet DL; European Survey of Carbapenemase-Producing Enterobacteriaceae (EuSCAPE) Working Group. Occurrence of carbapenemase-producing Klebsiella pneumoniae and Escherichia coli in the European survey of carbapenemase-producing Enterobacteriaceae (EuSCAPE): a prospective, multinational study. Lancet Infect Dis. 2017 Feb;17(2):153-163. 

16. Viskovic K, Aslam M. Upper Extremity Medial Arterial Calcification and Peripheral Artery Disease in Asymptomatic Patients With Chronic Kidney Disease in Predialysis Stage. Angiology. 2017 Jan 1:3319717725966. 

17. Chen DS, Hamoudi W, Mustapha B, Layden J, Nersesov A, Reic T, Garcia V, Rios C, Mateva L, Njoya O, Al-Busafi SA, Abdelmageed MK, Abdulla M, Adda D, Akin O, Al Baqali A, Al Dweik N, Al Ejji K, Al Ghazzawi I, Al Kaabi S, Al Naamani K, Al Qamish J, Al Sadadi M, Al Salman J, AlBadri M, Al-Romaihi HE, Ampofo W, Antonov K, Anyaike C, Arome F, Bane A, Blach S, Borodo MM, Brandon SM, Bright B, Butt MT, Cardenas I, Chan HLY, Chen CJ, Chen PJ, Chien RN, Chuang WL, Cuellar D, Derbala M, Elbardiny AA, Estes C, Farag E, Fung J, Gamkrelidze I, Genov J, Ghandour Z, Ghuloom M, Gomez B, Gunter J, Habeeb J, Hajelssedig O, Himatt SM, Hrstic I, Hu CC, Huang CF, Hui YT, Jahis R, Jelev D, John AK, Kaliaskarova KS, Kamel Y, Kao JH, Khamis J, Khattabi H, Khoudri I, Konysbekova A, Kotzev I, Lai MS, Lao WC, Lee MH, Lesi O, Li M, Lo A, Loo CK, Lukšić B, Maaroufi A, Malu AO, Mitova R, Mohamed R, Morović M, Murphy K, Nde H, Ngige E, Njouom R, Nonković D, Obekpa S, Oguche S, Okolo EE, Omede O, Omuemu C, Ondoa P, Opare-Sem O, Owusu-Ofori S, Phillips RO, Prokopenko YN, Razavi H, Razavi-Shearer D, Razavi-Shearer K, Redae B, Rinke de Wit T, Robbins S, Roberts LR, Sanad SJ, Sharma M, Simonova M, Su TH, Sultan K, Tan SS, Tchernev K, Tsang OTY, Tsang S, Tzeuton C, Ugoeze S, Uzochukwu B, Vi R, Vince A, Wani HU, Wong VWS, Workneh A, Yacoub R, Yesmembetov KI, Youbi M, Yuen MF, Schmelzer JD. Strategies to manage hepatitis C virus infection disease burden-Volume 4.
J Viral Hepat. 2017 Oct;24 Suppl 2:44-63.

18. Maaroufi A, Vince A, Himatt SM, Mohamed R, Fung J, Opare-Sem O, Workneh A, Njouom R, Al Ghazzawi I, Abdulla M, Kaliaskarova KS, Owusu-Ofori S, Abdelmageed MK, Adda D, Akin O, Al Baqali A, Al Dweik N, Al Ejji K, Al Kaabi S, Al Naamani K, Al Qamish J, Al Sadadi M, Al Salman J, AlBadri M, Al-Busafi SA, Al-Romaihi HE, Ampofo W, Antonov K, Anyaike C, Arome F, Bane A, Blach S, Borodo MM, Brandon SM, Bright B, Butt MT, Cardenas I, Chan HLY, Chen CJ, Chen DS, Chen PJ, Chien RN, Chuang WL, Cuellar D, Derbala M, Elbardiny AA, Estes C, Farag E, Gamkrelidze I, Garcia V, Genov J, Ghandour Z, Ghuloom M, Gomez B, Gunter J, Habeeb J, Hajelssedig O, Hamoudi W, Hrstic I, Hu CC, Huang CF, Hui YT, Jahis R, Jelev D, John AK, Kamel Y, Kao JH, Khamis J, Khattabi H, Khoudri I, Konysbekova A, Kotzev I, Lai MS, Lao WC, Layden J, Lee MH, Lesi O, Li M, Lo A, Loo CK, Lukšić B, Malu AO, Mateva L, Mitova R, Morović M, Murphy K, Mustapha B, Nde H, Nersesov A, Ngige E, Njoya O, Nonković D, Obekpa S, Oguche S, Okolo EE, Omede O, Omuemu C, Ondoa P, Phillips RO, Prokopenko YN, Razavi H, Razavi-Shearer D, Redae B, Reic T, Rinke de Wit T, Rios C, Robbins S, Roberts LR, Sanad SJ, Schmelzer JD, Sharma M, Simonova M, Su TH, Sultan K, Tan SS, Tchernev K, Tsang OTY, Tsang S, Tzeuton C, Ugoeze S, Uzochukwu B, Vi R, Wani HU, Wong VWS, Yacoub R, Yesmembetov KI, Youbi M, Yuen MF, Razavi-Shearer K. Historical epidemiology of hepatitis C virus in select countries-volume 4. J Viral Hepat. 2017 Oct;24 Suppl 2:8-24. 

19. Chan HLY, Chen CJ, Omede O, Al Qamish J, Al Naamani K, Bane A, Tan SS, Simonova M, Cardenas I, Derbala M, Akin O, Phillips RO, Abdelmageed MK, Abdulla M, Adda D, Al Baqali A, Al Dweik N, Al Ejji K, Al Ghazzawi I, Al Kaabi S, Al Sadadi M, Al Salman J, AlBadri M, Al-Busafi SA, Al-Romaihi HE, Ampofo W, Antonov K, Anyaike C, Arome F, Blach S, Borodo MM, Brandon SM, Bright B, Butt MT, Chen DS, Chen PJ, Chien RN, Chuang WL, Cuellar D, Elbardiny AA, Estes C, Farag E, Fung J, Gamkrelidze I, Garcia V, Genov J, Ghandour Z, Ghuloom M, Gomez B, Gunter J, Habeeb J, Hajelssedig O, Hamoudi W, Himatt SM, Hrstic I, Hu CC, Huang CF, Hui YT, Jahis R, Jelev D, John AK, Kaliaskarova KS, Kamel Y, Kao JH, Khamis J, Khattabi H, Khoudri I, Konysbekova A, Kotzev I, Lai MS, Lao WC, Layden J, Lee MH, Lesi O, Li M, Lo A, Loo CK, Lukšić B, Maaroufi A, Malu AO, Mateva L, Mitova R, Mohamed R, Morović M, Murphy K, Mustapha B, Nersesov A, Ngige E, Njouom R, Njoya O, Nonković D, Obekpa S, Oguche S, Okolo EE, Omuemu C, Ondoa P, Opare-Sem O, Owusu-Ofori S, Prokopenko YN, Razavi H, Razavi-Shearer D, Razavi-Shearer K, Redae B, Reic T, Rinke de Wit T, Rios C, Robbins S, Roberts LR, Sanad SJ, Schmelzer JD, Sharma M, Su TH, Sultan K, Tchernev K, Tsang OTY, Tsang S, Tzeuton C, Ugoeze S, Uzochukwu B, Vi R, Vince A, Wani HU, Wong VWS, Workneh A, Yacoub R, Yesmembetov KI, Youbi M, Yuen MF, Nde H. The present and future disease burden of hepatitis C virus infections with today's treatment paradigm: Volume 4. J Viral Hepat. 2017 Oct;24 Suppl 2:25-43. 

20. Šupraha P, Balen Topić M. Increase of resistance to fluoroquinolone and retained susceptibility to macrolides of Campylobacter isolates in Croatia.Infect Dis (Lond). 2017 Oct;49(10):781-784

21.  Scheltema NM, Gentile A, Lucion F, Nokes DJ, Munywoki PK, Madhi SA, Groome MJ, Cohen C, Moyes J, Thorburn K, Thamthitiwat S, Oshitani H, Lupisan SP, Gordon A, Sánchez JF, O'Brien KL; PERCH Study Group, Gessner BD, Sutanto A, Mejias A, Ramilo O, Khuri-Bulos N, Halasa N, de-Paris F, Pires MR, Spaeder MC, Paes BA, Simões EAF, Leung TF, da Costa Oliveira MT, de Freitas Lázaro Emediato CC, Bassat Q, Butt W, Chi H, Aamir UB, Ali A, Lucero MG, Fasce RA, Lopez O, Rath BA, Polack FP, Papenburg J, Roglić S, Ito H, Goka EA, Grobbee DE, Nair H, Bont LJ. Global respiratory syncytial virus-associated mortality in young children (RSV GOLD): a retrospective case series. Lancet Glob Health. 2017 Oct;5(10):e984-e991.


2016.

8. Hofstra LM, Sauvageot N, Albert J, Alexiev I, Garcia F, Struck D, Van de Vijver DAMC, Åsjö B, Beshkov D, Coughlan S, Descamps D, Griskevicius A, Hamouda O, Horban A, Van Kasteren M, Kolupajeva T, Kostrikis LG, Liitsola K, Linka M, Mor O, Nielsen C, Otelea D, Paraskevis D, Paredes R, Poljak M, Puchhammer-Stöckl E, Sönnerborg A, Staneková D, Stanojevic M, Van Laethem K, Zazzi M, Zidovec Lepej S, Boucher CAB, Schmit JC, Wensing AMJ; SPREAD Program, Puchhammer-Stockl E, Sarcletti M, Schmied B, Geit M, Balluch G, Vandamme AM, Vercauteren J, Derdelinckx I, Sasse A, Bogaert M, Ceunen H, De Roo A, De Wit S, Echahidi F, Fransen K, Goffard JC, Goubau P, Goudeseune E, Yombi JC, Lacor P, Liesnard C, Moutschen M, Pierard D, Rens R, Schrooten Y, Vaira D, Vandekerckhove LPR, Van den Heuvel A, Van Der Gucht B, Van Ranst M, Van Wijngaerden E, Vandercam B, Vekemans M, Verhofstede C, Clumeck N, Van Laethem K, Beshkov D, Alexiev I, Lepej SZ, Begovac J, i sur. Transmission of HIV Drug Resistance and the Predicted Effect on Current First-line Regimens in Europe. Clin Infect Dis. 2016 Mar 1;62(5):655-663
 
22. Hermans LE, Svicher V, Pas SD, Salpini R, Alvarez M, Ben Ari Z, Boland G, Bruzzone B, Coppola N, Seguin-Devaux C, Dyda T, Garcia F, Kaiser R, Köse S, Krarup H, Lazarevic I, Lunar MM, Maylin S, Micheli V, Mor O, Paraschiv S, Paraskevis D, Poljak M, Puchhammer-Stöckl E, Simon F, Stanojevic M, Stene-Johansen K, Tihic N, Trimoulet P, Verheyen J, Vince A, Weis N, Yalcinkaya T, Lepej SZ, Perno C, Boucher CA, Wensing AM; HEPVIR Working Group of the European Society for Translational Antiviral Research. Combined Analysis of the Prevalence of Drug-Resistant Hepatitis B Virus in Antiviral Therapy-Experienced Patients in Europe (CAPRE). J Infect Dis 2016;213(1):39-48.

23. Mustapić M, Višković K, Borić I, Marjan D, Zadravec D, Begovac J. Vertebral osteomyelitis in adult patients--characteristics and outcome. Acta Clin Croat. 2016 Mar;55(1):9-15.

 

2015.
 

1. Vidranski V, Laškaj R, Sikirić D, Škerk V. Platelet satellitism in infectious disease? Biochem Med 2015;25(2):285-94.

2.
Swartz JE, Vandekerckhove L, Ammerlaan H, de Vries AC, Begovac J, Bierman WF, Boucher CA, van der Ende ME, Grossman Z, Kaiser R, Levy I, Mudrikova T, Paredes R, Perez-Bercoff D, Pronk M, Richter C, Schmit JC, Vercauteren J, Zazzi M, Židovec Lepej S, et al. Efficacy of tenofovir and efavirenz in combination with lamivudine or emtricitabine in antiretroviral-naive patients in Europe. J Antimicrob Chemother 2015;70(6):1850-7.

3. Stemberger Marić L, Knezović I, Papić N, Miše B, Roglić S, Markovinović L, Tešović G. Risk factors for coronary artery abnormalities in children with Kawasaki disease: a 10-year experience. Rheumatol Int 2015;35(6):1053-8.

4. Skuhala T, Škerk V, Markotić A, Bukovski S, Desnica B. Septic abortion caused by Campylobacter jejuni bacteraemia. J Chemother 2015:in press.

5. Santini M, Vilibić-Čavlek T, Baršić B, Barbić L, Savić V, Stevanović V, Listeš E, Di Gennaro A, Savini G. First cases of human Usutu virus neuroinvasive infection in Croatia, August-September 2013: clinical and laboratory features. J Neurovirol 2015;21(1):92-7.

6. Kozić Dokmanović S, Kolovrat K, Laškaj R, Jukić V, Vrkić N, Begovac J. Effect of Extra Virgin Olive Oil on Biomarkers of Inflammation in HIV-Infected Patients: A Randomized, Crossover, Controlled Clinical Trial. Med Sci Monit 2015;21:2406-13.

7. Ivančić-Jelecki J, Forčić D, Mlinarić-Galinović G, Tešović G, Nikić Hecer A. Early Evolution of Human Respiratory Syncytial Virus ON1 Strains: Analysis of the Diversity in the C-Terminal Hypervariable Region of Glycoprotein Gene within the First 3.5 Years since Their Detection. Intervirology 2015;58(3):172-80.

8. Hermans LE, Svicher V, Pas SD, Salpini R, Alvarez M, Ben Ari Z, Boland G, Bruzzone B, Coppola N, Seguin-Devaux C, Dyda T, Garcia F, Kaiser R, Köse S, Krarup H, Lazarević I, Lunar MM, Maylin S, Micheli V, Mor O, Paraschiv S, Paraskevis D, Poljak M, Puchhammer-Stöckl E, Simon F, Stanojević M, Stene-Johansen K, Tihic N, Trimoulet P, Verheyen J, Vince A, Weis N, Yalcinkaya T, Židovec Lepej S, et al. Combined Analysis of the Prevalence of Drug-Resistant Hepatitis B Virus in Antiviral Therapy-Experienced Patients in Europe (CAPRE). J Infect Dis 2015 Jul 1. pii: jiv363.

9. Erdem H, Senbayrak S, Gencer S, Hasbun R, Karahocagil MK, Sengoz G, Karsen H, Kaya S, Čivljak R, et al. Tuberculous and brucellosis meningitis differential diagnosis. Travel Med Infect Dis 2015;13(2):185-91.

10. Erdem H, Ozturk-Engin D, Tireli H, Kilicoglu G, Defres S, Gulsun S, Sengoz G, Crisan A, Johansen IS, Inan A, Nechifor M, Al-Mahdawi A, Čivljak R, et al. Hamsi scoring in the prediction of unfavorable outcomes from tuberculous meningitis: results of Haydarpasa-II study. J Neurol 2015;262(4):890-8.

11. Erdem H, Cag Y, Ozturk-Engin D, Defres S, Kaya S, Larsen L, Poljak M, Baršić B, et al. Results of a multinational study suggest the need for rapid diagnosis and early antiviral treatment at the onset of herpetic meningoencephalitis. Antimicrob Agents Chemother 2015;59(6):3084-9.

12 . Dryden M, Tambić Andrašević A, Bassetti M, Bouza E, Chastre J, Baguneid M, et al. Managing skin and soft-tissue infection and nosocomial pneumonia caused by MRSA: a 2014 follow-up survey. Int J Antimicrobial Agents 2015;45 Suppl 1:S1-14.

13. Delahaye F, Chu VH, Altclas J, Baršić B, Delahaye A, Freiberger T, et al. One-year outcome following biological or mechanical valve replacement for infective endocarditis. Int J Cardiol 2015;178:117-23.

14. Chu VH, Park LP, Athan E, Delahaye F, Freiberger T, Lamas C, Miro JM, Mudrick DW, Strahilevitz J, Tribouilloy C, Durante-Mangoni E, Pericas JM, Fernández-Hidalgo N, Nacinovich F, Rizk H, Krajinović V, et al. Association between surgical indications, operative risk, and clinical outcome in infective endocarditis: a prospective study from the International Collaboration on Endocarditis. Circulation 2015;131(2):131-40.

15. Casadella M, van Ham PM, Noguera-Julian M, van Kessel A, Pou C, Hofstra LM, Santos JR, Garcia F, Struck D, Alexiev I, Bakken Kran AM, Hoepelman AI, Kostrikis LG, Somogyi S, Liitsola K, Linka M, Nielsen C, Otelea D, Paraskevis D, Poljak M, Puchhammer-Stöckl E, Staneková D, Stanojevic M, Van Laethem K, Židovec Lepej S, et al. Primary resistance to integrase strand-transfer inhibitors in Europe. J Antimicrob Chemother 2015;70(10):2885-8.

16. Begovac J, Dragović G, Višković K, Kusić J, Perović Mihanović M, Lukas D, et al. Comparison of four international cardiovascular disease prediction models and the prevalence of eligibility for lipid lowering therapy in HIV infected patients on antiretroviral therapy. Croat Med J 2015;56(1):14-23.

17 . Baddour LM, Wilson WR, Bayer AS, Fowler VG, Jr., Tleyjeh IM, Rybak MJ, Baršić B, et al. Infective Endocarditis in Adults: Diagnosis, Antimicrobial Therapy, and Management of Complications: A Scientific Statement for Healthcare Professionals From the American Heart Association. Circulation 2015 Sep 15. 

18. Arnold CJ, Johnson M, Bayer AS, Bradley S, Giannitsioti E, Miro JM, Tornos P, Tattevin P, Strahilevitz J, Spelman D, Athan E, Nacinovich F, Fortes CQ, Lamas C, Baršić B, et al. Candida infective endocarditis: an observational cohort study with a focus on therapy. Antimicrob Agents Chemother 2015;59(4):2365-73.

19. Anić B, Padjen I, Cerovec M, Puljiz I, Težak S. Arthritis After Intravesical Instillation of Bacillus Calmette-Guerin: A Patient With an Unusually Severe Clinical Course Treated With A Combined Anti-Inflammatory and Antimycobacterial Regimen.  Clin Rheumatol 2015;21(7):373-5.

20. Angelis K, Albert J, Mamais I, Magiorkinis G, Hatzakis A, Hamouda O, Struck D, Vercauteren J, Wensing AM, Alexiev I, Åsjö B, Balotta C, Camacho RJ, Coughlan S, Griskevicius A, Grossman Z, Horban A, Kostrikis LG, Židovec Lepej S, et al. Global Dispersal Pattern of HIV Type 1 Subtype CRF01_AE: A Genetic Trace of Human Mobility Related to Heterosexual Sexual Activities Centralized in Southeast Asia. J Infect Dis 2015;211(11):1735-44.