Tick-borne Disease Literature

Baroutsou V, Zens KD, Sinniger P, et al. Analysis of tick-borne encephalitis vaccination coverage and compliance in adults in Switzerland, 2018. Vaccine 2020 (published online Oct 21)

Battisti E, Urach K, Hodzic A, et al. Zoonotic pathogens in ticks from migratory birds, Italy. Emerg Infect Dis 2020 (Dispatch) Dec;26(12)

Diaz-Cao JM, Adaszek L, Dziegiel B, et al. Prevalence of selected tick‐borne pathogens in wild ungulates and ticks in southern Spain. Transbound Emerg Dis 2021 (published online Mar 8)

Dong Z, Yang M, Wang Z, et al. Human Tacheng tick virus 2 infection, China, 2019. Emerg Infect Dis 2021 Feb;27(2)

Dub T, Ollgren J, Huusko S, et al. Game animal density, climate, and tick-borne encephalitis in Finland, 2007-2017. Emerg Infect Dis 2020 Dec;26(12)

Feder HM, Telford S, Goethert HK, et al. Powassan virus encephalitis following brief attachment of Connecticut deer ticks. Clin Infect Dis 2020 (published online Aug 16)

Fujikawa T, Yoshikawa T, Kurosu T, et al. Co-infection with severe fever with thrombocytopenia syndrome virus and Rickettsia japonica after tick bite, Japan. Emerg Infect Dis 2021 Apr;27(4)

Gardner AM, Pawlikowski NC, Hamer SA, et al. Landscape features predict the current and forecast the future geographic spread of Lyme disease. Proc R Soc Lond B Biol Sci 2020 (published online Dec 23)

Ginsberg HS, Jickling GJ, Burke RL, et al. Why Lyme disease is common in the northern US, but rare in the south: the roles of host choice, host-seeking behavior, and tick density. PLoS Biol 2021 (published online Jan 28)

Guillot C, Badcock J, Clow K, et al. Sentinel surveillance of Lyme disease risk in Canada, 2019: results from the first year of the Canadian Lyme Sentinel Network (CaLSeN). Can Commun Dis Rep 2020 Oct 1;46(10)

Hashavya S, Gross I, Gross M, et al. Tickborne relapsing fever, Jerusalem, Israel, 2004-2018. Emerg Infect Dis 2020 Oct;26(10)

Huang XY, He ZQ, Wang BH, et al. Severe fever with thrombocytopenia syndrome virus: a systematic review and meta-analysis of transmission mode. Epidemiol Infect 2020 (published online Sep 30)

Kortela E, Kanerva M, Kurkela S, et al. Suspicion of Lyme borreliosis in patients referred to an infectious diseases clinic: what did the patients really have? Clin Microbiol Infect 2020 (published online Sep 23)

Kugeler KJ, Schwartz AM, Delorey MJ, et al. Estimating the frequency of Lyme disease diagnoses, United States, 2010-2018. Emerg Infect Dis 2021 Feb;27(2)

Lantos PM, Rumbaugh J, Bockenstedt LK, et al. Clinical practice guidelines by the Infectious Diseases Society of America (IDSA), American Academy of Neurology (AAN), and American College of Rheumatology (ACR): 2020 guidelines for the prevention, diagnosis and treatment of Lyme disease. Clin Infect Dis 2020 (published online Nov 30)

Markosicz M, Schotta AM, Hoss D, et al. Infections with tickborne pathogens after tick bite, Austria, 2015-2018. Emerg Infect Dis 2021 Apr;27(4)

Marques AR, Strle F, Wormser GP. Comparison of Lyme disease in the United States and Europe. Emerg Infect Dis (Perspective) 2021 Aug;27(8)

Marx GE, Spillane M, Beck A, et al. Emergency department visits for tick bites—United States, January 2017–December 2019. MMWR 2021 Apr 30;70(17):612-6

Miao D, Liu MJ, Wang YX, et al. Epidemiology and ecology of severe fever with thrombocytopenia syndrome in China, 2010-2018. Clin Infect Dis 2020 (published online Oct 17)

Millins C, Leo W, MacInnes I, et al. Emergence of Lyme disease on treeless islands, Scotland, United Kingdom. Emerg Infect Dis 2021 Feb;27(2)

National Institute for Health and Care Excellence. Insect bites and stings: antimicrobial prescribing: NICE guideline [NG182]. NICE 2020 (published online Sep 22)

Nigrovic LE, Neville D, Balamuth F, et al. Pediatric Lyme Disease Biobank, United States, 2015-2020. Emerg Infect Dis (Research letter) 2020 Dec;26(12)

Occi JL, Hall M, Egizi AM, et al. First record of Carios kelleyi (Acari: Ixodida: Argasidae) in New Jersey, United States, and implications for public health. J Med Entomol 2020 (published online Sep 9)

Oliveira CR, Massad C, Shapiro ED, et al. Clinical effectiveness of Lyme vaccine: a matched case-control study. Open Forum Infect Dis 2021 (published online Apr 17)

Price KJ, Graham CB, Witmier BJ, et al. Borrelia burgdorferi sensu stricto DNA in field-collected Haemaphysalis longicornis ticks, Pennsylvania, United States. Emerg Infect Dis (Dispatch) 2021 Feb;27(2)

Quarsten H, Salte T, Lorentzen AR, et al. Tick-borne pathogens detected in the blood of immunosuppressed Norwegian patients living in a tick-endemic area. Clin Infect Dis 2020 (published online Jul 14)

Rampa JE, Askling HH, Lang P, et al. Immunogenicity and safety of the tick-borne encephalitis vaccination (2009-2019): a systematic review. Travel Med Infect Dis 2020 (published online Sep 12)

Russell A, Prusinski M, Sommer J, et al. Epidemiology and spatial emergence of anaplasmosis, New York, USA, 2010-2018. Emerg Infect Dis 2021 Aug;27(8)

Schley K, Malarczyk C, Beier D, et al. Vaccination rate and adherence of tick-borne encephalitis vaccination in Germany. Vaccine 2021 (published online Jan 4)

Schuh AJ, Amman BR, Patel K, et al. Human-pathogenic Kasokero virus in field-collected ticks. Emerg Infect Dis 2020 Dec;26(12)

Schwartz AM, Kugeler KJ, Nelson CA, et al. Use of commercial claims data for evaluating trends in Lyme disease diagnoses, United States, 2010-2018. Emerg Infect Dis 2021 Feb;27(2)

Shao L, Pang Z, Fu H, et al. Identification of recently identified tick-borne viruses (Dabieshan tick virus and SFTSV) by metagenomic analysis in ticks from Shandong Province, China. J Infect 2020 (published online Oct 25)

Shen RV, McCarthy CA, Smith RP. Lyme carditis in hospitalized children and adults, a case series. Open Forum Infect Dis 2021 (published online Mar 23)

Stoefs A, Heyndrickx L, de Winter J, et al. Autochthonous cases of tick-borne encephalitis, Belgium, 2020. Emerg Infect Dis (Dispatch) 2021 Aug;27(8)

Vaclavik T, Balazova A, Balaz V, et al. Landscape epidemiology of neglected tick‐borne pathogens in central Europe. Transbound Emerg Dis 2020 (published online Sep 23)

Vinayaraj EV, Gupta N, Sreenath K, et al. Clinical and laboratory evidence of Lyme disease in North India, 2016-2019. Trav Med Infect Dis 2021 (published online Jun 30)

Xu Y, Shao M, Liu L, et al. Invasive pulmonary aspergillosis (IPA) is a frequent complication in patients with severe fever with thrombocytopaenia syndrome (SFTS): a retrospective study. Int J Infect Dis 2021 (published online Feb 24)

Yamanaka A, Kirino Y, Fujimoto S, et al. Direct transmission of severe fever with thrombocytopenia syndrome virus from domestic cat to veterinary personnel. Emerg Infect Dis (Dispatch) 2020 Dec;26(12)

Yang J, Luo L, Chen T, et al. Efficacy and safety of antibiotics for treatment of scrub typhus: a network meta-analysis. JAMA Netw Open 2020 (published online Aug 28)

Ye C, Qi R. Risk factors for person-to-person transmission of severe fever with thrombocytopenia syndrome. Infect Control Hosp Epidemiol 2020 (published online Nov 9)

Yoo JR, Heo ST, Song SW, et al. Severe fever with thrombocytopenia syndrome virus in ticks and SFTS incidence in humans, South Korea. Emerg Infect Dis 2020 Sep;26(9)

Zazueta OE, Armstrong PA, Marquez-Elguea A, et al. Rocky Mountain spotted fever in a large metropolitan center, Mexico–United States border, 2009-2019. Emerg Infect Dis 2021 Jun;27(6)

Zhang L, Zhu X, Hou X, et al. Prevalence and prediction of Lyme disease in Hainan province. PLoS Negl Trop Dis 2021 (published online Mar 18)

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