Recent Open Access Journal Articles

From the Journal of Clinical Microbiology (JCM)- December 2017, Volume 55, Issue 12:

The Brief Case: Confirmed Positive HIV-1 Serologic Screening but Undetectable RNA Virus Load in a Pregnant Woman

Closing the Brief Case: Confirmed Positive HIV-1 Serological Screening but Undetectable RNA Virus Load in a Pregnant Woman

Optimizing Test Utilization in the Clinical Microbiology Laboratory: Tools and Opportunities

Stool Culture for Diagnosis of Pulmonary Tuberculosis in Children

Implementation of a Clinical Decision Support Tool for Stool Cultures and Parasitological Studies in Hospitalized Patients

Safety and Accuracy of Matrix-Assisted Laser Desorption Ionization–Time of Flight Mass Spectrometry for Identification of Highly Pathogenic Organisms

High-Stringency Evaluation of the Automated BD Phoenix CPO Detect and Rapidec Carba NP Tests for Detection and Classification of Carbapenemases

Evaluation of the Clinical Performance of the HPV-Risk Assay Using the VALGENT-3 Panel

The Role of Scientific and Medical Societies in Journals ... and More: a Micro-Comic Strip

Laboratory Validation of Xpert Chlamydia trachomatis/Neisseria gonorrhoeae and Trichomonas vaginalis Testing as Performed by Nurses at Three Primary Health Care Facilities in South Africa