SYSTEMS - Immune


TitleTypeLevel of evidenceSourcePublishedReview
CDC Vaccine Research HIV/AIDS PreventionCare guideline
Research study
Webpage
Clinical trialCenters for Disease Control and Prevention
AIDSinfoOtherEvidence citedAIDSinfo
AVERT HIV/AIDS Health PromotionWebpageEvidence citedAVERT HIV/AIDS Health Promotion
Terrence Higgins TrustWebpageEvidence citedTerrence Higgins Trust
National AIDS Manual and aidsmapWebpageEvidence citedNational AIDS Map (NAM)
European Centre for the Epidemiological Monitoring of AIDS (Euro HIV)WebpageEvidence citedEuropean Centre for the Epidemiological Monitoring of AIDS (Euro HIV)
UNAIDSWebpageN/AUNAIDS
Travel Health Disease MapPublic leafletUnspecifiedBBC Travel Health
Department of Health information on SmallpoxWeb directoryEvidence citedDepartment of Health (DH)
Department of Health information on RubellaWeb directoryEvidence citedDepartment of Health (DH)
Department of Health information on PolioWeb directoryEvidence cited
Professional opinion
Department of Health (DH)
General Information about pseudomonas aeruginosaFactsheetEvidence cited
Professional opinion
Pseudomonas Genome Project
Department of Health information on Meningitis CWeb directoryEvidence citedDepartment of Health (DH)
Conclusions on MMR vaccine Safety by the All Party Parliamentary Group on Primary Care and Public HealthReview
Surveillance data
Evidence citedHealth Protection Agency (HPA)
Department of Health information on MumpsWeb directoryEvidence citedDepartment of Health (DH)
Global Atlas of infectious disease an interactive information and mapping systemWeb directoryEvidence citedWorld Health Organization (WHO)
Department of Health information on DiphtheriaWeb directoryEvidence citedDepartment of Health (DH)
National AIDS Trust (NAT)Web directoryEvidence citedNational AIDS Trust
Alliance for the prudent use of antibioticsWeb directoryEvidence citedAlliance for the Prudent use of Antibiotics (APUA)
Vaccine coverageSurveillance dataEvidence citedHealth Protection Agency (HPA)
AIDS/HIV and the eyesPublic leaflet
Webpage
Professional opinioneyesite.ca
The Information Service of the Canadian Ophthalmological Society
HIV post-exposure prophylaxis: guidance from the UK Chief Medical Officers' Expert Advisory Group on AIDSBest practice
Review
Evidence cited
Professional opinion
Department of Health (DH)15/05/2012
Clean, Safe Care Best practice
Web directory
Evidence cited
Professional opinion
Department of Health (DH)15/04/2011
Deoxyribonuclease test (BSOP TP12)Standard Operating ProceduresEvidence cited
Professional opinion
Health Protection Agency (HPA)06/07/2010
Meningitis C - NHS Immunisation websiteCare guideline
Web directory
UnspecifiedNHS Immunisation website13/04/2010
Hib (Haemophilus influenzae type b) - NHS Immunisation websiteCare guideline
Web directory
UnspecifiedNHS Immunisation Website12/04/2010
HIV and AIDS: Information and guidance in the occupational settingWeb directoryEvidence citedHealth Protection Agency (HPA)08/03/2010
Seasonal flu jab - NHS Immunisation websiteCare guideline
Webpage
UnspecifiedNHS Immunisation Website16/09/2009
MMR - NHS Immunisation websiteCare guideline
Web directory
UnspecifiedNHS Immunisation Website24/07/2009
Yellow fever Best practice
Care guideline
Evidence cited
Professional opinion
Department of Health (DH)04/06/2009
Immunoglobulin Best practiceEvidence cited
Professional opinion
Health Protection Agency (HPA)01/04/2009
Epidemiological data - MeaslesSurveillance dataN/AHealth Protection Agency (HPA)27/02/2009
Blood Borne Viruses (BBVs) and Occupational Exposure Web directoryEvidence citedHealth Protection Agency (HPA)01/02/2009
HIV/AIDS surveillance in Europe 2007.Surveillance dataEvidence citedEuropean Centre for Disease Prevention and Control (ECDC)01/12/2008
Eye of the needle: United Kingdom Surveillance of Significant Occupational Exposures to Bloodborne Viruses in Healthcare Workers.Surveillance dataEvidence cited
Professional opinion
Health Protection Agency (HPA)01/11/2008
HIV testing in Europe: From policies to effectiveness (Meeting Report)Best practice
Review
Evidence cited
Professional opinion
European Centre for Disease Prevention and Control (ECDC)31/10/2008
Shooting up. Infections among injecting drug users in the United Kingdom 2007 An update: October 2008Best practice
Review
Evidence cited
Professional opinion
Health Protection Agency (HPA)01/10/2008
UK National Guidelines for HIV Testing 2008 Best practiceEvidence cited
Professional opinion
British HIV Association (BHIVA)18/09/2008
Adjunctive therapies for AIDS dementia complex. Systematic reviewRCTThe Cochrane Library16/07/2008
Clinical guidelines for Immunoglobulin Use (Second Edition)Best practice
Review
Evidence cited
Professional opinion
Department of Health (DH)30/05/2008
Statement from the PHLS Virology Committee - Serum and saliva testing to determine immunity to measles, mumps and rubellaBest practice
Care guideline
Professional opinionHealth Protection Agency (HPA)01/05/2008
Epstein-Barr virus serology (VSOP 26)Standard Operating ProceduresEvidence cited
Professional opinion
Health Protection Agency (HPA)05/03/2008
Immune Reconstitution and "Unmasking" of Tuberculosis during Antiretroviral Therapy.Research studyClinical trial
Evidence cited
American Journal of Respiratory and Critical Care Medicine17/01/2008
Sensitivity of IFN-gamma Release Assay to Detect Latent Tuberculosis Infection Is Retained in HIV-Infected Patients but Dependent on HIV/AIDS Progression.Research studyCase control studies
Evidence cited
PLoS one16/01/2008
Mycobacterial T Cell Responses in HIV-Infected Patients with Advanced ImmunosuppressionResearch studyClinical trial
Evidence cited
Journal of Infectious Diseases15/01/2008
Initial investigation and management of outbreaks and incidences of unusual illnesses - with particular reference to events that may be due to clinical, biological or radiological causes, including deliberate releaseBest practice
Care guideline
Evidence citedHealth Protection Agency (HPA)19/11/2007
Investigation of Bone Marrow (BSOP 38)Standard Operating ProceduresEvidence cited
Professional opinion
Health Protection Agency (HPA)09/11/2007
Malaria Prevention GuidelinesBest practice
Care guideline
Web directory
Evidence cited
Professional opinion
Health Protection Agency (HPA)26/10/2007
Abstinence-only programs for HIV infection prevention in high-income countries Systematic reviewEvidence cited
RCT
Cochrane Library17/10/2007
Antiretroviral regimens for patients with HIV who fail first-line antiretroviral therapy Systematic reviewEvidence cited
RCT
British Medical Journal (BMJ)17/10/2007
Cytomegalovirus serology (VSOP 28)Standard Operating ProceduresEvidence cited
Professional opinion
Health Protection Agency (HPA)12/10/2007
Appendix 2 Specialist Advisory Committee on Antimicrobial Resistance (SACAR) Antimicrobial Framework Best practice
Care guideline
Journal article
Evidence citedAdvisory Committee on Antimicrobial Resistance and Healthcare Associated Infection01/08/2007
Guidelines for Hepatitis CCare guidelineEvidence citedHealth Protection Agency (HPA)17/07/2007
Traveler's Health: Yellow Book Health Information for International Travel 2008Care guideline
Web directory
Evidence cited
Professional opinion
Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC)01/07/2007
MMR vaccine – Measles, Mumps and Rubella Web directoryEvidence citedHealth Protection Agency (HPA)01/07/2007
CKS Guidance - Boils, carbuncles, folliculitis, paronychia and staphylococcal whitlowCare guidelineEvidence citedClinical Knowledge Summaries01/07/2007
The National Creutzfeldt-Jakob Disease Surveillance UnitSurveillance dataEvidence citedThe University of Edinburgh25/05/2007
Epidemiology - HIV and AIDSSurveillance dataN/AHealth Protection Agency (HPA)17/05/2007
Interventions for squamous cell carcinoma of the conjunctiva in HIV-infected individuals (Review)Systematic reviewRCTCochrane Library18/04/2007
Interventions for treating AIDS-associated Hodgkin´s lymphoma in treatment-naive adults (Review)Systematic reviewEvidence citedCochrane Library18/04/2007
Identification of glucose non-fermenting rods (BSOP ID 17) Standard Operating ProceduresEvidence cited
Professional opinion
Health Protection Agency (HPA)02/04/2007
ImmunisationWeb directoryEvidence citedDepartment of Health (DH)01/04/2007
MeaslesWeb directoryUnspecifiedDepartment of Health (DH)01/04/2007
General Information about Methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus (MRSA) infectionFactsheetProfessional opinionNetdoctor08/03/2007
Standards for HIV Clinical CareBest practice
Care guideline
Care pathway
Evidence cited
Professional opinion
British HIV Association (BHIVA)01/03/2007
Preventing sexually transmitted infections and reducing under 18 conceptionsCare guidelineEvidence cited
Professional opinion
National Institute for Health and Clinical Excellence (NICE)06/02/2007
Tuberculosis-associated immune reconstitution disease: incidence, risk factors and impact in an antiretroviral treatment service in South AfricaResearch study
Review
Cohort studies
Evidence cited
AIDS30/01/2007
Data on Vaccine uptakeSurveillance dataEvidence cited
Professional opinion
Health Protection Agency (HPA)22/12/2006
Department of Health webpage on Meningitis CCare guidelineProfessional opinionDepartment of Health (DH)28/11/2006
A complex picture HIV and other Sexually Transmitted Infections in the United Kingdom: 2006Government report
Review
Surveillance data
Evidence citedHealth Protection Agency (HPA)21/11/2006
Revised Recommendations for HIV Testing of Adults, Adolescents, and Pregnant Women in Health-Care SettingsBest practice
Care guideline
Evidence cited
Professional opinion
Morbidity and Mortality Weekly Report (MMWR)22/09/2006
General Information about meningitis - NetdoctorFactsheetProfessional opinionNetdoctor04/09/2006
Guidelines and Advice on MeningitisBest practice
Care guideline
Evidence cited
Professional opinion
Health Protection Agency (HPA)01/09/2006
HPA Influenza Pandemic Contingency PlanBest practice
Care guideline
Evidence cited
Professional opinion
Health Protection Agency (HPA)01/09/2006
Sexually Transmitted Infections: UK National Screening and Testing GuidelinesBest practice
Standard Operating Procedures
Evidence citedBritish Association for Sexual Health and HIV (BASHH)31/08/2006
Childhood Immunisation: Guidance notes for professionalsBest practice
Care guideline
Evidence cited
Professional opinion
Health Promotion Agency (N. Ireland)01/08/2006
General information - Staphylococcus aureusFactsheetEvidence cited
Professional opinion
Health Protection Agency (HPA)18/07/2006
CDC Traveller's HealthCare guidelineEvidence cited
Professional opinion
Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC)11/07/2006
Processing Swabs For Group B Streptococcal Carriage (BSOP 58)Best practice
Care guideline
Standard Operating Procedures
Evidence cited
Professional opinion
Health Protection Agency (HPA)26/06/2006
United Kingdom National Guidelines On HIV Testing 2006Best practice
Care guideline
Evidence cited
Professional opinion
British Association for Sexual Health and HIV (BASHH)01/06/2006
Antibiotic GuidanceCare guideline
Web directory
Webpage
Evidence cited
Professional opinion
Health Protection Agency (HPA)12/05/2006
Guidelines for the prevention of endocarditis: report of the Working Party of the British Society for Antimicrobial ChemotherapyBest practice
Care guideline
Journal article
Evidence citedJournal of Antimicrobial Chemotherapy19/04/2006
Epidemiological Data - TetanusSurveillance dataEvidence cited
Professional opinion
Health Protection Agency (HPA)11/04/2006
2006 United Kingdom National Guideline on the Sexual Health of People with HIV: Sexually Transmitted InfectionsCare guidelineEvidence cited
Professional opinion
British Association for Sexual Health and HIV (BASHH)01/04/2006
NHS Direct Online Health Encyclopaedia - Immunisation and VaccinationPublic leaflet
Webpage
Professional opinionNHSDirect Online14/03/2006
Epidemiological Data - Staphylococcus aureusSurveillance dataN/AHealth Protection Agency (HPA)06/02/2006
UK Guideline for the use of post-exposure prophylaxis for HIV following sexual exposureCare guidelineEvidence cited
Professional opinion
International Journal of STD & AIDS 01/02/2006
NHS Direct Online Health Encyclopaedia - AIDS and HIVPublic leaflet
Webpage
Professional opinionNHSDirect Online24/01/2006
NHS Direct Online Health Encyclopaedia - Glandular feverPublic leaflet
Webpage
Professional opinionNHSDirect Online23/01/2006
NHS Direct Online Health Encyclopaedia - BoilsPublic leaflet
Webpage
Professional opinionNHSDirect Online17/01/2006
Anti-HIV algorithm (VSOP 11)Standard Operating ProceduresEvidence cited
Professional opinion
Health Protection Agency (HPA)28/11/2005
UNAIDS/WHO AIDS Epidemic Update 2005Review
Surveillance data
Systematic review
Evidence cited
Professional opinion
21/11/2005
Statutory Notifications of Infectious Diseases (NOIDS)Web directoryN/AHealth Protection Agency (HPA)15/11/2005
NHS Direct Online Health Encyclopaedia - MMRPublic leaflet
Webpage
Professional opinionNHSDirect Online09/11/2005
Updated U.S. Public Health Service Guidelines for the Management of Occupational Exposures to HIV and Recommendations for Postexposure ProphylaxisCare guideline
Government report
Evidence citedMorbidity and Mortality Weekly Report (MMWR)30/09/2005
Antimicrobial Resistance – Inevitable but not unmanageableReviewEvidence cited
Professional opinion
Health Protection Agency (HPA)01/09/2005
British HIV Association (BHIVA) guidelines for the treatment of HIV-infected adults with antiretroviral therapy 2005Best practice
Care guideline
Evidence cited
Professional opinion
British HIV Association (BHIVA)07/08/2005
General Information about Haemolytic uraemic syndrome (HUS)Public leafletProfessional opinionNetdoctor03/08/2005
HIV Infected Health Care Workers: guidance on management and patient notificationBest practice
Review
Evidence citedDepartment of Health (DH)28/07/2005
Simple guide to MRSAFactsheet
Public leaflet
Professional opinionDepartment of Health (DH)22/07/2005
Epidemiological data – Haemophilus influenzae type b (Hib)Surveillance dataN/AHealth Protection Agency (HPA)14/07/2005
Immunizations - travel vaccinationsCare guidelineEvidence citedPRODIGY Knowledge01/07/2005
Epidemiological data – RubellaSurveillance dataN/AHealth Protection Agency (HPA)23/06/2005
General Information about HIV and AIDSPublic leaflet
Webpage
Professional opinionNetdoctor02/06/2005
General Information about Glandular FeverPublic leafletProfessional opinionNetdoctor01/06/2005
National Minimum Standards for Immunisation Training Best practice
Training
Evidence cited
Professional opinion
Health Protection Agency (HPA)01/06/2005
British HIV Association (BHIVA) Guidelines for kidney transplantation in patients with HIV diseaseCare guidelineEvidence cited
Professional opinion
British HIV Association (BHIVA)01/06/2005
What is an exanthem?Public leafletProfessional opinionDermNet NZ29/05/2005
Mumps and the UK Epidemic 2005Surveillance data
Systematic review
Evidence citedBritish Medical Journal (BMJ)14/05/2005
Burkholderia cepacia selective agar (MSOP 9)Standard Operating ProceduresEvidence cited
Professional opinion
Health Protection Agency (HPA)01/05/2005
Clostridium perfringens selective agar (TSC) (MSOP 33)Standard Operating ProceduresEvidence cited
Professional opinion
Health Protection Agency (HPA)01/05/2005
General Information about Hepatitis A - NetdoctorPublic leafletProfessional opinionNetdoctor01/04/2005
British HIV Association Guidelines for the management of HIV infection in pregnant women and the prevention of mother-to-child transmissionBest practice
Care guideline
Evidence citedBritish HIV Association (BHIVA)31/03/2005
British HIV Association (BHIVA) Guidelines for the Management of HIV infection in Pregnant Women and the Prevention of Mother-to-Child Transmission of HIVBest practice
Care guideline
Evidence cited
Professional opinion
British HIV Association (BHIVA)31/03/2005
British HIV Association (BHIVA) treatment guidelines for TB/HIV infectionBest practice
Care guideline
Evidence citedBritish HIV Association (BHIVA)01/02/2005
Invasive Group A Streptococcal Disease (iGAS) - Questions and Answers for close community contacts of cases of iGASPublic leafletProfessional opinionHealth Protection Agency (HPA)26/01/2005
Treating Opportunistic Infections Among HIV-Infected Adults and Adolescents: Recommendations from CDC, the National Institutes of Health and the HIV Medicine Association/Infectious Disease Society of America (IDSA)Best practice
Care guideline
Evidence cited
Professional opinion
Morbidity and Mortality Weekly Report17/12/2004
Treating Opportunistic Infections Among HIV-Exposed and Infected Children: Recommendations from CDC, the National Institutes of Health, and the Infectious Diseases Society of America Care guidelineEvidence cited
Professional opinion
03/12/2004
HIV in primary care : an essential guide to HIV for GPs, practice nurses and other members of the primary care teamCare guidelineEvidence cited
Professional opinion
Medical Foundation for AIDS and Sexual Health01/12/2004
General Information - HIV and AIDSFactsheet
Webpage
Evidence cited
Professional opinion
Health Protection Agency (HPA)25/11/2004
Antibiotic regimens for suspected early neonatal sepsisSystematic reviewEvidence citedCochrane Library18/10/2004
British HIV Association (BHIVA) guidelines for treatment and management of HIV and Hepatitis C coinfectionBest practice
Care guideline
Evidence cited
Professional opinion
British HIV Association (BHIVA)01/10/2004
Department of Health information on HIV and Infant feedingCare guidelineEvidence cited
Professional opinion
Department of Health (DH)24/09/2004
Peginterferon Alfa-2a plus Ribavirin for Chronic Hepatitis C Virus Infection in HIV-infected Patients (APRICOT TRIAL)Journal articleRCT29/07/2004
Vaccine Uptake Data January - March 2004Surveillance dataEvidence citedHealth Protection Agency (HPA)24/06/2004
A randomised controlled trial to assess the role of resistance assays in HIV infectionResearch studyRCTREFER (REsearch Findings Electronic Record)18/06/2004
Effectiveness of antibiotics in preventing meningococcal disease after a case: systematic reviewSystematic reviewEvidence citedBritish Medical Journal (BMJ)05/06/2004
PRODIGY Guidance - Immunizations - pneumococcal vaccineCare guidelineEvidence citedPRODIGY Knowledge01/06/2004
Immunoglobulin Handbook - chapter on RabiesBest practice
Care guideline
Evidence cited
Professional opinion
Health Protection Agency (HPA)01/06/2004
Immunoglobulin Handbook - chapter on MumpsBest practice
Care guideline
Evidence cited
Professional opinion
Health Protection Agency (HPA)01/06/2004
General Information about Group B StreptococcusPublic leafletProfessional opinionContact a Family01/06/2004
PRODIGY Guidance -Immunizations - childhood vaccination programmeCare guidelineEvidence citedPRODIGY Knowledge01/06/2004
Immunoglobulin Handbook - chapter on Hepatitis ABest practice
Care guideline
Evidence cited
Professional opinion
Health Protection Agency (HPA)01/06/2004
Immunoglobulin Handbook - chapter on Hepatitis BBest practice
Care guideline
Evidence cited
Professional opinion
Health Protection Agency (HPA)01/06/2004
Immunoglobulin Handbook - chapter on TetanusBest practice
Care guideline
Evidence cited
Professional opinion
Health Protection Agency (HPA)01/06/2004
Immunoglobulin Handbook - chapter on DiphtheriaBest practice
Care guideline
Evidence cited
Professional opinion
Health Protection Agency (HPA)01/06/2004
Immunoglobulin handbook - chapter on RubellaBest practice
Care guideline
Evidence cited
Professional opinion
Health Protection Agency (HPA)01/06/2004
Clinical action cards to help GPs recognise new diseases and new threatsBest practice
Care guideline
Evidence cited
Professional opinion
Health Protection Agency (HPA)18/05/2004
Factsheet about VISA/VRSA - Vancomycin-Intermediate/Resistant Staphylococcus aureusFactsheetN/ACenters for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC)21/04/2004
Royal College of Obstetricians and Gynaecologists Management of HIV in PregnancyBest practice
Care guideline
Evidence citedRoyal College of Obstetricians and Gynaecologists (RCOG)02/04/2004
Addendum to HSG(93)40: Protecting Health Care Workers and Patients from Hepatitis BBest practice
Policy
Evidence citedDepartment of Health (DH)01/04/2004
General Information about Hepatitis BPublic leafletProfessional opinionNetdoctor01/04/2004
NICE - Interferon alfa (pegylated and non-pegylated) and ribavarin for the treatment of chronic Hepatitis CCare guidelineEvidence cited
Professional opinion
National Institute for Health and Clinical Excellence28/01/2004
Antibiotic prophylaxis to reduce respiratory tract infections and mortality in adults receiving intensive careSystematic reviewEvidence citedCochrane Library26/01/2004
Control of endemic MRSA - what is the evidence? A personal viewJournal articleMeta analysis
RCT
Science Direct23/01/2004
Prevention and Treatment of Tuberculosis Among Patients Infected with HIVCare guidelineEvidence citedAIDS Info - US Department of Health and Human Services20/01/2004
Handling Major Incidents: An Operational DoctrineBest practice
Care guideline
Evidence cited
Professional opinion
Department of Health (DH)07/01/2004
MMR information packFactsheet
Public leaflet
Evidence cited
Professional opinion
Department of Health (DH)01/01/2004
Performance feedback of hand hygiene, using alcohol gel as the skin decontaminant, reduces the number of inpatients newly affected by MRSA and antibiotic costsJournal articleEvidence citedScience Direct 02/12/2003
Boils, Carbuncles and Furunculosis PRODIGY patient information leafletPublic leafletEvidence citedPRODIGY Knowledge01/12/2003
Towards error-free HIV diagnosis: guidelines on laboratory practice.Best practice
Care guideline
Evidence cited
Professional opinion
Health Protection Agency (HPA)01/12/2003
Prevention of Early Onset Neonatal Group B Streptococcal DiseaseCare guidelineEvidence citedRoyal College of Obstetricians and Gynaecologists01/11/2003
British HIV Association (BHIVA) Guidelines on provision of adherence supportCare guidelineEvidence citedBritish HIV Association (BHIVA)01/10/2003
NHS Direct Online Health Encyclopaedia - PoliomyelitisPublic leaflet
Webpage
Professional opinionNHSDirect Online23/09/2003
BCG and tuberculosis. Be wise - immuniseCare guidelineProfessional opinion01/08/2003
British HIV Association HIV Treatment GuidelinesBest practice
Care guideline
Evidence citedBritish HIV Association (BHIVA)01/07/2003
How do we know that HIV causes AIDSFactsheet
Webpage
Evidence citedHealth Protection Agency (HPA)09/05/2003
WHO Factsheet on Meningococcal meningitisFactsheetProfessional opinionWorld Health Organization (WHO)01/05/2003
Guidelines on the management of communicable diseases in schools and nurseries - Meningococcal diseaseBest practice
Care guideline
Evidence cited
Professional opinion
Health Protection Agency (HPA)30/04/2003
Background information - Meningitis/MeningoccocalWebpageEvidence cited
Professional opinion
Health Protection Agency (HPA)30/04/2003
Guidelines on the management of communicable diseases in schools and nurseries - MumpsCare guidelineEvidence cited
Professional opinion
Health Protection Agency (HPA)30/04/2003
Guidelines on the management of communicable diseases in schools and nurseries - Infectious MononucleosisCare guidelineEvidence cited
Professional opinion
Health Protection Agency (HPA)30/04/2003
Guidelines on the management of communicable diseases in schools and nurseries - EnterovirusBest practice
Care guideline
Evidence cited
Professional opinion
Health Protection Agency (HPA)30/04/2003
Guidelines on the management of communicable diseases in schools and nurseries - Hepatitis ACare guidelineEvidence cited
Professional opinion
Health Protection Agency (HPA)30/04/2003
Smallpox vaccination of regional response groupsBest practice
Care guideline
Evidence cited
Professional opinion
Department of Health (DH)04/03/2003
Antibiotic Prophylaxis for Endocarditis in Dermatological SurgeryCare guidelineEvidence cited
Professional opinion
British Association of Dermatologists (BAD)13/01/2003
PRODIGY Guidance - Herpes simplex - ocularCare guidelineEvidence cited
Professional opinion
PRODIGY Knowledge01/01/2003
WHO Factsheet on Variant Creutzfeldt-Jakob Disease (vCJD) no 180FactsheetProfessional opinionWorld Health Organization (WHO)01/11/2002
Vancomycin therapeutic drug monitoring: is there a consensus view? The results of a UK National External Quality Assessment Scheme (UK NEQAS) for antibiotic assays questionnaireJournal article
Surveillance data
Evidence citedJournal of Antimicrobial Chemotherapy08/10/2002
Update of Guidelines for the Prevention and Treatment of Infection in Patients with and Absent or Dysfunctional Spleen.Care guidelineEvidence citedBritish Committee for Standards in Haematology01/10/2002
Good Practice Guidelines for Renal Dialysis/Transplant Units: Prevention and Control of Blood-Borne Virus InfectionBest practiceEvidence citedDepartment of Health (DH)03/09/2002
Risk factors and predictors of mortality of methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus (MSRA) bacteraemia in HIV-infected patientsSurveillance dataCase control studiesBritish Society for Antimicrobial Chemotherapy (BSAC)24/05/2002
Haematological Effects of Linezolid: Summary of clinical experienceJournal article
Review
Clinical trial
Evidence cited
Personal experience
Professional opinion
02/05/2002
Measles Mumps and Rubella Vaccine (MMR) 2002Care guidelineEvidence cited
Professional opinion
Department of Health (DH)30/04/2002
A randomised trial of pragmatic strategies to manage otitis media in primary careResearch studyRCTREFER (REsearch Findings Electronic Register)23/04/2002
A study of the impact of HCV screening on injecting risk behaviour reported by injecting drug usersResearch studyCohort studiesREFER (REsearch Findings Electronic Record)12/04/2002
Guidelines on the management of, and exposure to rash illness in pregnancy (including consideration of relevant antibody screening programmes in pregnancy) Care guidelineEvidence cited
Professional opinion
Health Protection Agency (HPA)01/03/2002
Clinical Standards for the Screening and Management of Acquired Syphilis in HIV-Positive AdultsCare guidelineEvidence cited
Professional opinion
British Association for Sexual Health and HIV(BASHH)21/02/2002
Aerobic exercise interventions for adults living with HIV/AIDS (Cochrane Review)Systematic reviewMeta analysisCochrane Library20/02/2002
Antiretrovirals for reducing the risk of mother-to-child transmission of HIV infection (Cochrane Review)Systematic reviewRCTCochrane Library12/02/2002
Immunisation of the immunocompromised childBest practice
Care guideline
Evidence cited
Professional opinion
RCPCH01/02/2002
General information about German Measles (Rubella)Public leafletEvidence citedNetdoctor01/02/2002
Amphotericin B versus fluconazole for controlling fungal infections in neutropenic cancer patients (Cochrane Review)Systematic reviewEvidence citedCochrane Library20/01/2002
Antimicrobial Resistance - WHO Factsheet No 194FactsheetProfessional opinionWorld Health Organization (WHO)01/01/2002
Condom effectiveness in reducing heterosexual HIV transmission (Cochrane Review)Systematic reviewRCTCochrane Library19/11/2001
Aspergillosis: From the Breeze or from the Bucket?Journal articleMeta analysis
Professional opinion
01/11/2001
Counterpoint: Invasive Aspergillosis and the Environment - Rethinking Our Approach to PreventionJournal article
Review
Evidence citedClinical Infectious Diseases01/11/2001
Travel Illness in British Package Holiday Tourists: Prospective Cohort StudyJournal article
Research study
Cohort studiesJournal of Infection01/08/2001
Reflections on Epstein-Barr Virus: Some Recently Resolved Old UncertaintiesJournal article
Systematic review
Evidence citedJournal of Infection01/08/2001
Even more on MMRSystematic reviewEvidence citedBandolier01/06/2001
Guidance on local reporting of Creutzfeldt Jakob Disease (CJD) and local action by consultants in communicable disease control, (CsCDC)Best practice
Surveillance data
Evidence cited
Professional opinion
Department of Health (DH)21/05/2001
Travel VaccinationsWebpageProfessional opinionNetdoctor16/01/2001
Health Information for Overseas travel - The Yellow BookBest practice
Care guideline
Evidence citedDepartment of Health (DH)01/01/2001
Management of herpes virus infections following transplantationCare guidelineEvidence citedBritish Society for Antimicrobial Chemotherapy (BSAC)01/11/2000
IDSA Guidelines for the Prevention of Opportunistic Infections in Persons Infected with Human Immunodeficiency Virus Best practice
Care guideline
Evidence citedClinical Infectious Diseases 2000; 30:S1-S401/04/2000
Performance Measures for Guidelines on Preventing Opportunistic Infections in Patients Infected with Human Immunodeficiency Virus Best practice
Care guideline
Evidence citedClinical Infectious Diseases    2000;30:S85-S9301/04/2000
USPHS/IDSA Performance for guidelines on preventing opportunisitic infections in patients infected with HIVBest practice
Care guideline
Evidence cited
Professional opinion
USPHS/IDSA01/04/2000
Overcoming Antimicrobial ResistanceWebpageEvidence cited
Professional opinion
World Health Organization (WHO)01/01/2000
Laboratory guidelines for the diagnosis of infections caused by Corynebacterium diphtheriae and C. ulcerans.Care guidelineEvidence cited
Professional opinion
Health Protection Agency (HPA)01/12/99
Antibiotic Resistance - Factsheet for Schools – Wired for HealthFactsheetEvidence citedHealth Protection Agency (HPA)21/04/99
Early management of meningococcal disease in childrenCare guidelineProfessional opinionMeningitis Research Foundation01/11/98
Royal College of Midwives advice on HIV and AIDSCare guidelineEvidence cited
Professional opinion
The Royal College of Midwives01/10/98
Cytomegalovirus prophylaxis with antiviral agents for solid organ transplantation (Cochrane Review)Systematic reviewRCTCochrane Library25/06/98
Dengue in the early febrile phase: viremia and antibody responsesJournal article
Research study
Review
Evidence citedJournal of Infectious Diseases15/08/97
Guidelines for the prevention and treatment of infection in patients with an absent or dysfunctional spleenCare guidelineEvidence citedBritish Medical Journal (BMJ)17/02/97
Guidelines for Pre-Test Discussion on HIV TestingCare guidelineEvidence cited
Professional opinion
Department of Health (DH)01/03/96
Control of meningococcal disease : guidance for consultants in communicable disease controlCare guideline
Journal article
Evidence cited
Professional opinion
Health Protection Agency (HPA)01/12/95
Exposure to hepatitis B virus: guidance on post-exposure prophylaxisBest practice
Journal article
Evidence cited
Professional opinion
Health Protection Agency (HPA)14/08/92