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Volume 39, Number 6, December 2006

Review Article

Journal impact factor in the era of expanding literature


Julia Andersen, John Belmont, Cheng T. Cho
Volume 39, Number 6, December 2006, Pages 436 - 443

Original Articles

Role of nerve growth factor in allergic and inflammatory lung diseases


Sawsan Mahmoud Sayed El-Banna, Wafaa Khairy Mohamed Mahdi, Basma Abd El-Moez Ali, Mira Maher Raouf
Volume 39, Number 6, December 2006, Pages 444 - 451

Real-time polymerase chain reaction assay for detection of Streptococcus pneumoniae in sputum samples from patients with community-acquired pneumonia


Aysen Bayram, Esra Kocoglu, Iclal Balci, Ayten Filiz, Fahriye Eksi
Volume 39, Number 6, December 2006, Pages 452 - 457

Nasal carriage of Staphylococcus aureus among healthy adults


Chong Seng Choi, Chow Suet Yin, Afra Abu Bakar, Zamberi Sakewi, Nyi Nyi Naing, Farida Jamal, Norlijah Othman
Volume 39, Number 6, December 2006, Pages 458 - 464

Abrupt temperature change triggers arthralgia in patients with juvenile rheumatoid arthritis


Wei-Shien Tsai, Yao-Hsu Yang, Li-Chieh Wang, Bor-Luen Chiang
Volume 39, Number 6, December 2006, Pages 465 - 470

Lupus-related advanced liver involvement as the initial presentation of systemic lupus erythematosus


Ming-Chi Lu, Ko-Jen Li, Song-Chou Hsieh, Cheng-Han Wu, Chia-Li Yu
Volume 39, Number 6, December 2006, Pages 471 - 475

Thrombopoietin and interleukin-6 levels in Henoch-Schönlein purpura


Chih-Yang Lin, Yao-Hsu Yang, Chien-Chang Lee, Chou-Lang Huang, Li-Chieh Wang, Bor-Luen Chiang
Volume 39, Number 6, December 2006, Pages 476 - 482

Complicated parapneumonic effusion and empyema in children


Yea-Huei Shen, Kao-Pin Hwang, Chen-Kuang Niu
Volume 39, Number 6, December 2006, Pages 483 - 488

Radiographic, clinical, and prognostic features of complicated and uncomplicated community-acquired lobar pneumonia in children


Chao-Jen Lin, Po-Yen Chen, Fang-Liang Huang, Tain Lee, Ching-Shiang Chi, Ching-Yuang Lin
Volume 39, Number 6, December 2006, Pages 489 - 495

Bacteremia due to extended-spectrum beta-lactamase-producing Enterobacteriaceae other than Escherichia coli and Klebsiella


Shie-Shian Huang, Ming-Hsun Lee, Hsieh-Shong Leu
Volume 39, Number 6, December 2006, Pages 496 - 502

Infectious pathogens in pediatric patients with primary immunodeficiencies


Shu-Hua Chang, Yao-Hsu Yang, Bor-Luen Chiang
Volume 39, Number 6, December 2006, Pages 503 - 515

Case Report

Necrotizing fasciitis caused by Shewanella putrefaciens in a uremic patient


Tsung-Hung Tsai, Hong-Yi You
Volume 39, Number 6, December 2006, Pages 516 - 518

Hand abscess, phlebitis, and bacteremia due to Salmonella enterica serotype Augustenborg


Wei-Jen Lin, Chih-Chien Wang, Shin-Nan Cheng, Wen-Tsung Lo, Chih-Hsing Hung
Volume 39, Number 6, December 2006, Pages 519 - 522

Appendix

Guidelines for the use of antifungal agents in patients with invasive fungal infections in Taiwan



Volume 39, Number 6, December 2006, Pages 523 - 525