Nasri J, Cajacob L, Wirz E, Ruf M.T, Blum J, Muhleisen B, Navarini A.A, Maul L.V. Pre-ulcerative leishmaniasis mimicking chilblains in a returning traveler from Southern Europe. J Eur Acad Dermatol Venereol. 2021(in press). DOI: 10.1111/jdv.17233

2021
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Blum A, Mudji J, Grize L, Burri C, Zellweger M.J, Blum J. Sleeping hearts: 12 years after a follow up study on cardiac findings due to sleeping sickness. One Health. 2020;11:100182. DOI: 10.1016/j.onehlt.2020.100182

2020
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PubMed (33392376)
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Blum J, Chaney M, Mudji J, Mfungwa J.K, Rice T, Labhardt N.D. Glycaemic control among patients with type 2 diabetes followed in a rural African primary care setting - a reality check in the Democratic Republic of Congo. Prim Care Diabetes. 2020;14(2):139-146. DOI: 10.1016/j.pcd.2019.08.002

2020
Journal Article
PubMed (31455548)

Blum J, Neumayr A. A 20-year-old woman from the Democratic Republic of the Congo with fever and a mucocutaneous rash. In: Rothe C, ed. Clinical Cases in Tropical Medicine, 262-264. UK: Elsevier, 2020

2020
Book Section

Blum J, Neumayr A. A 51-year-old female traveler returning from Central America with conjunctivitis, rash and peripheral oedema. In: Rothe C, ed. Clinical Cases in Tropical Medicine, 214-216. UK: Elsevier, 2020

2020
Book Section

Mudji J, Blum A, Grize L, Wampfler R, Ruf M.T, Cnops L, Nickel B, Burri C, Blum J. Gambiense human African trypanosomiasis sequelae after treatment: a follow-up study 12 years after treatment. Trop Med Infect Dis. 2020;5(1):10. DOI: 10.3390/tropicalmed5010010

2020
Journal Article
PubMed (31940846)
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Blum A, Mudji J, Blum J. Extrapulmonary tuberculosis presenting with double vision in a resource-limited tropical setting. Am J Trop Med Hyg. 2019;100(1):7-8. DOI: 10.4269/ajtmh.18-0473

2019
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Brummaier T, Bertschy S, Arn K, Treumann T, Ruf M.T, Nickel B, Paris D.H, Neumayr A, Blum J. A blind passenger: a rare case of documented seroconversion in an Angiostrongylus cantonensis induced eosinophilic meningitis in a traveler visiting friends and relatives. Trop Dis Travel Med Vaccines. 2019;5:6. DOI: 10.1186/s40794-019-0084-x

2019
Journal Article
PubMed (31016026)
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Frauchiger B, Koch D, Gaehler A, Blum J, Lura M, Kaiser D, Buettcher M. Don't forget the past: a sleeping disease can be awakened. J Paediatr Child Health. 2019;55(7):854-856. DOI: 10.1111/jpc.14380

2019
Journal Article
PubMed (30636071)

Javelle E, Florescu S.A, Asgeirsson H, Jmor S, Eperon G, Leshem E, Blum J, Molina I, Field V, Pietroski N, Eldin C, Johnston V, Cotar I.A, Popescu C, Hamer D.H, Gautret P. Increased risk of chikungunya infection in travellers to Thailand during ongoing outbreak in tourist areas: cases imported to Europe and the Middle East, early 2019. Euro Surveill. 2019;24(10):8-13. DOI: 10.2807/1560-7917.ES.2019.24.10.1900146

2019
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Mudji J, Benhamou J, Mwamba-Miaka E, Burri C, Blum J. The flipside of eradicating a disease; human African trypanosomiasis in a woman in rural Democratic Republic of Congo: a case report. Trop Med Infect Dis. 2019;4(4):142. DOI: 10.3390/tropicalmed4040142

2019
Journal Article
PubMed (31835660)
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Ruperti-Repilado F.J, Haefliger S, Rehm S, Zweier M, Rentsch K.M, Blum J, Jetter A, Heim M, Leuppi-Taegtmeyer A, Terracciano L, Bernsmeier C. Danger of herbal tea: a case of acute cholestatic hepatitis due to Artemisia annua tea. Front Med (Lausanne). 2019;6:221. DOI: 10.3389/fmed.2019.00221

2019
Journal Article
PubMed (31681778)
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Adamczick C, Dierig A, Welzel T, Schifferli A, Blum J, Ritz N. Double trouble: visceral leishmaniasis in twins after traveling to Tuscany - a case report. BMC Infect Dis. 2018;18:495. DOI: 10.1186/s12879-018-3394-0

2018
Journal Article
PubMed (30285634)
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Auer C, Kiefer S, Zuske M, Schindler C, Wyss K, Blum J, Bosch-Capblanch X, Widmer U, Sauthier S, Janssens J.P, Bossard K, Chatonnet C, Mazza-StalderJ, Zacek B, Zellweger J-P, Altpeter E, Mäusezahl M. Health-seeking behaviour and treatment delay in patients with pulmonary tuberculosis in Switzerland: some slip through the net. Swiss Med Wkly. 2018;148(35-36):w14659. DOI: 10.4414/smw.2018.14659

2018
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Blum J, Neumayr A, Lockwood D. Treatment of tegumentary forms of leishmaniasis. In: Bruschi F,Gradoni L, eds. The Leishmaniases: Old Neglected Tropical Diseases, 191-225. Cham: Springer, 2018. DOI: 10.1007/978-3-319-72386-0_9

2018
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Mosimann V, Neumayr A, Paris D, Blum J. Liposomal amphotericin B treatment of Old World cutaneous and mucosal leishmaniasis: a literature review. Acta Trop. 2018;182:246-250. DOI: 10.1016/j.actatropica.2018.03.016

2018
Journal Article
PubMed (29550282)

Neumayr A, Stöckle M, Künzli E, Kling K, Sydow V, Labhardt N, Beck B, Blum J, Paris D.H. Fieber bei Reiserückkehrern. Swiss Med Wkly. 2018;16:345-354. DOI: 10.4414/smf.2018.03240

2018
Journal Article

Burri C, Blum J. Human African trypanosomiasis. In: Cohen Jonathan,Powderly William G,Opal Steven M, eds. Infectious Diseases. 2, 966-970;1761-1762: Elsevier, 2017

2017
Book Section

Guery R, Henry B, Martin-Blondel G, Rouzaud C, Cordoliani F, Harms G, Gangneux J.P, Foulet F, Bourrat E, Baccard M, Morizot G, Consigny P.H, Berry A, Blum J, Lortholary O, Buffet P, French Cutaneous Leishmaniasis Study Goup, LeishMan Network. Liposomal amphotericin B in travelers with cutaneous and muco-cutaneous leishmaniasis: not a panacea. PLoS Negl Trop Dis. 2017;11(11):e0006094. DOI: 10.1371/journal.pntd.0006094

2017
Journal Article
PubMed (29155816)
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Hasler T, Stückelberger A, Ott E, Blum J. Diplopia and ptosis after diarrhea - a diagnostic challenge. Travel Med Infect Dis. 2017;17:76. DOI: 10.1016/j.tmaid.2017.03.003

2017
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PubMed (28284899)

Mudji J.E, Blum J, Rice T.D, Baliraine F.N. Congenital malaria and neonatal bacterial co-infection in twins prematurely born to a mother with sickle-cell anaemia in the Democratic Republic of the Congo. Malariaworld J. 2017;8(14):1-3

2017
Journal Article

Burri C, Yeramian P.D, Allen J.L, Merolle A, Serge K.K, Mpanya A, Lutumba P, Mesu V.K, Bilenge C.M, Lubaki J.P, Mpoto A.M, Thompson M, Munungu B.F, Manuel F, Josenando T, Bernhard S.C, Olson C.A, Blum J, Tidwell R.R, Pohlig G. Efficacy, safety, and dose of pafuramidine, a new oral drug for treatment of first stage sleeping sickness, in a phase 2a clinical study and phase 2b randomized clinical studies. PLoS Negl Trop Dis. 2016;10(2):e0004362. DOI: 10.1371/journal.pntd.0004362

2016
Journal Article
PubMed (26881924)
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Ginier M, Neumayr A, Günther S, Schmidt-Chanasit J, Blum J. Zika without symptoms in returning travellers: what are the implications. Travel Med Infect Dis. 2016;14(1):16-20. DOI: 10.1016/j.tmaid.2016.01.012

2016
Journal Article
PubMed (26876061)

Kiefer S, Auer C, Altpeter E, Zellweger J.P, Blum J, Wyss K. Tuberkulose in der Schweiz: das Wichtigste in Kürze. Swiss Med Forum. 2016;16(30-31):613-618

2016
Journal Article

Kling K, Künzli E, Blum J, Neumayr A. Acute Strongyloidiasis in a traveller returning from South East Asia. Travel Med Infect Dis. 2016;14(5):535-536. DOI: 10.1016/j.tmaid.2016.05.003

2016
Journal Article
PubMed (27192701)

Künzli E, Labhardt N, Balestra G, Weisser M, Zellweger M.J, Blum J. Staphylococcus aureus endocarditis as a complication of toxocariasis-associated endomyocarditis with fibrosis: a case report. Open Forum Infect Dis. 2016;3(3):ofw145. DOI: 10.1093/ofid/ofw145

2016
Journal Article
PubMed (27800525)
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Künzli E, Neumayr A, Chaney M, Blum J. Toxocariasis-associated cardiac diseases: a systematic review of the literature. Acta Trop. 2016;154:107-120. DOI: 10.1016/j.actatropica.2015.11.003

2016
Journal Article
PubMed (26571071)

Mosimann V, Blazek C, Grob H, Chaney M, Neumayr A, Blum J. Miltefosine for mucosal and complicated cutaneous old world leishmaniasis: a case series and review of the literature. Open Forum Infect Dis. 2016;3(1):ofw008. DOI: 10.1093/ofid/ofw008

2016
Journal Article
PubMed (27042675)
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Neumayr A, Blum J. When horse serum meets dog bite [Case illustrated]. IDCases. 2016;3:1-2. DOI: 10.1016/j.idcr.2015.09.003

2016
Journal Item

Pohlig G, Bernhard S.C, Blum J, Burri C, Mpanya A, Lubaki J.P, Mpoto A.M, Munungu B.F, N'tombe P.M, Deo G.K, Mutantu P.N, Kuikumbi F.M, Mintwo A.F, Munungi A.K, Dala A, Macharia S, Bilenge C.M, Mesu V.K, Franco J.R, Dituvanga N.D, Tidwell R.R, Olson C.A. Efficacy and safety of pafuramidine versus pentamidine maleate for treatment of first stage sleeping sickness in a randomized, comparator-controlled, international phase 3 clinical trial. PLoS Negl Trop Dis. 2016;10(2):e0004363. DOI: 10.1371/journal.pntd.0004363

2016
Journal Article
PubMed (26882015)
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Stettler K, Beltramello M, Espinosa D.A, Graham V, Cassotta A, Bianchi S, Vanzetta F, Minola A, Jaconi S, Mele F, Foglierini M, Pedotti M, Simonelli L, Dowall S, Atkinson B, Percivalle E, Simmons C.P, Varani L, Blum J, Baldanti F, Cameroni E, Hewson R, Harris E, Lanzavecchia A, Sallusto F, Corti D. Specificity, cross-reactivity and function of antibodies elicited by Zika virus infection. Science. 2016;353(6301):823-826. DOI: 10.1126/science.aaf8505

2016
Journal Article
PubMed (27417494)

Berthod D, Genton B, Hatz C, Blum J, de Vallière S. Ability of physicians to diagnose influenza and usefulness of a rapid influenza antigen test in febrile returning travelers: a randomized controlled trial. Travel Med Infect Dis. 2015;13(5):394-399. DOI: 10.1016/j.tmaid.2015.08.001

2015
Journal Article
PubMed (26358968)

Blum J, Kling K, Labhardt N. Leishmania et trypanosomes (Kinetoplastida): rares, mais plus actuels que nous le voudrions. Swiss Med Forum. 2015;15(50-51):1193-1195

2015
Journal Article

Blum J, Kling K, Labhardt N. Leishmanien und Trypanosomen (Kinetoplastida): selten, aber aktueller, als uns lieb ist. Swiss Med Forum. 2015;15(50-51):1193-1195

2015
Journal Article

Blum J. Recommendations for management for cutaneous and mucosal leishmaniasis: case studies and discussion. Trop Med Int Health, 2015;20(Suppl. 1):36

2015
Conference Paper

Gadient Hotz S, Müller D.J, Chaney M, Blum J. No fever, no malaria? A diagnostic challenge in an immunocompromised patient. Travel Med Infect Dis. 2015;13(6):511-512. DOI: 10.1016/j.tmaid.2015.11.002

2015
Journal Article
PubMed (26612047)

Henry B, Morizot G, Blum J, Van der Auwera G, Clerinx J, Harms G, Bart A, Armstrong M, Ravel C, Robert-Gagneux F, Gangneux J.P, Felger I, Bailey M, Grogl M, Lockwood D, Buffet P. Worldwide diversity of leishmaniasis: harmonized collection of data and isolates by the European "LeishMan" network: the LeishMan Network. Trop Med Int Health, 2015;20(Suppl. 1):35. Abstracts of the 9th European Congress on Tropical Medicine and International Health, 6-10 September 2015, Basel, Switzerland

2015
Conference Paper

Kiefer S, Auer C, Wyss K, Blum J. Studie zum Wissen über Tuberkulose bei Hausärzten in der Schweiz : durchgeführt im Auftrag des Bundesamtes für Gesundheit. Basel: Schweizerisches Zentrum für Internationale Gesundheit, 2015

2015
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Blum J, Buffet P, Visser L, Harms G, Bailey M.S, Caumes E, Clerinx J, van Thiel P.P.A.M, Morizot G, Hatz C, Dorlo T.P.C, Lockwood D.N.J. LeishMan recommendations for treatment of cutaneous and mucosal leishmaniasis in travelers, 2014. J Travel Med. 2014;21(2):116-129. DOI: 10.1111/jtm.12089

2014
Journal Article
PubMed (24745041)

Künzli E, Jaeger V.K, Frei R, Neumayr A, DeCrom S, Haller S, Blum J, Widmer A.F, Furrer H, Battegay M, Endimiani A, Hatz C. High colonization rates of extended-spectrum beta-lactamase (ESBL)-producing Escherichia coli in Swiss travellers to South Asia- a prospective observational multicentre cohort study looking at epidemiology, microbiology and risk factors. BMC Infect Dis. 2014;14:528. DOI: 10.1186/1471-2334-14-528

2014
Journal Article
PubMed (25270732)
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Blum J, Pletscher M. Dermatologische Probleme bei Tropenrückkehrern - "banales Häufiges" und "seltenes, aber Gefährliches". Ther Umsch. 2013;70(6):335-342. DOI: 10.1024/0040-5930/a000412

2013
Journal Article
PubMed (23732449)

Blum J. LeishMan: harmonising diagnostic and clinical management of leishmaniasis in Europe. Euro Surveill. 2013;18(30):20538

2013
Journal Article
PubMed (23929184)
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Mosimann V, Neumayr A, Hatz C, Blum J.A. Cutaneous leishmaniasis in Switzerland: first experience with species-specific treatment. Infection. 2013;41(6):1177-1182. DOI: 10.1007/s15010-013-0500-5

2013
Journal Article
PubMed (23835701)

Neumayr A, Hatz C, Blum J. Not to be missed! Differential diagnoses of common dermatological problems in returning travellers. Travel Med Infect Dis. 2013;11(6):337-349. DOI: 10.1016/j.tmaid.2013.09.005

2013
Journal Article
PubMed (24183328)

Neumayr A, Tamarozzi F, Goblirsch S, Blum J, Brunetti E. Spinal cystic echinococcosis - a systematic analysis and review of the literature: part 2. Treatment, follow-up and outcome. PLoS Negl Trop Dis. 2013;7(9):e2458. DOI: 10.1371/journal.pntd.0002458

2013
Journal Article
PubMed (24069501)
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Neumayr A, Tamarozzi F, Goblirsch S, Blum J, Brunetti E. Spinal cystic echinococcosis - a systematic analysis and review of the literature: part 1. Epidemiology and anatomy. PLoS Negl Trop Dis. 2013;7(9):e2450. DOI: 10.1371/journal.pntd.0002458

2013
Journal Article
PubMed (24086783)
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Neumayr A.L, Morizot G, Visser L.G, Lockwood D.N.J, Beck B.R, Schneider S, Bellaud G, Cordoliani F, Foulet F, Laffitte E.A, Buffet P, Blum J.A. Clinical aspects and management of cutaneous leishmaniasis in rheumatoid patients treated with TNF-a antagonists. Travel Med Infect Dis. 2013;11(6):412-420. DOI: 10.1016/j.tmaid.2013.05.003

2013
Journal Article
PubMed (23972958)

Stöckle M, Holbro A, Arnold A, Neumayr A, Weisser M, Blum J. Treatment of mucosal leishmaniasis (L. infantum) with Miltefosine in a patient with good syndrome. Acta Trop. 2013;128(1):168-170. DOI: 10.1016/j.actatropica.2013.07.002

2013
Journal Article
PubMed (23871798)

Zimmermann R, Hattendorf J, Blum J, Nüesch R, Hatz C. Risk perception of travelers to tropical and subtropical countries visiting a Swiss travel health center. J Travel Med. 2013;20(1):3-10. DOI: 10.1111/j.1708-8305.2012.00671.x

2013
Journal Article
PubMed (23279224)

Blum J, Lockwood D.N.J, Visser L, Harms G, Bailey M.S, Caumes E, Clerinx J, van Thiel P.P.A.M, Morizot G, Hatz C, Buffet P. Local or systematic treatment for New World cutaneous leishmaniasis? Re-evaluating the evidence for the risk of mucosal leishmaniasis. Int Health. 2012;4(3):153-163. DOI: 10.1016/j.inhe.2012.06.004

2012
Journal Article
PubMed (24029394)

Blum J.A, Neumayr A.L, Hatz C.F. Human African trypanosomiasis in endemic populations and travellers. Eur J Clin Microbiol Infect Dis. 2012;31(6):905-912. DOI: 10.1007/s10096-011-1403-y

2012
Journal Article
PubMed (21901632)

Brun R, Blum J. Human African trypanosomiasis. Infect Dis Clin North Am. 2012;26(2):261-273. DOI: 10.1016/j.idc.2012.03.003

2012
Journal Article
PubMed (22632638)

Kocher C, Segerer S, Schleich A, Caduff R, Wyler L.G, Müller V, Beck B, Blum J, Kamarachev J, Mueller N.J. Skin lesions, malaise, and heart failure in a renal transplant recipient. Transpl Infect Dis. 2012;14(4):391-397. DOI: 10.1111/j.1399-3062.2012.00731.x

2012
Journal Article
PubMed (22487319)

Küpfer I, Schmid C, Allan M, Edielu A, Haary E.P, Kakembo A, Kibona S, Blum J, Burri C. Safety and efficacy of the 10-day melarsoprol schedule for the treatment of second stage rhodesiense sleeping sickness. PLoS Negl Trop Dis. 2012;6(8):e1695. DOI: 10.1371/journal.pntd.0001695

2012
Journal Article
PubMed (22970329)
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Neumayr A, Gabriel M, Fritz J, Gunther S, Hatz C, Schmidt-Chanasit J, Blum J. Mayaro virus infection in traveler returning from Amazon basin, northern Peru [Letter]. Emerg Infect Dis. 2012;18(4):695-696. DOI: 10.3201/eid1804.111717

2012
Journal Item
PubMed (22469145)
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Neumayr A.L, Tschirky B, Warren A, Hatz C.F, Blum J.A. Acute febrile respiratory reaction after praziquantel treatment during asymptomatic late form of acute schistosomiasis. J Travel Med. 2012;19(4):264-267. DOI: 10.1111/j.1708-8305.2012.00626.x

2012
Journal Article
PubMed (22776392)

Neumayr A.L, Walter C, Stoeckle M, Braendle N, Glatz K, Blum J.A. Successful treatment of imported mucosal Leishmania infantum leishmaniasis with miltefosine after severe hypokalemia under meglumine antimoniate treatment. J Travel Med. 2012;19(2):124-126. DOI: 10.1111/j.1708-8305.2011.00572.x

2012
Journal Article
PubMed (22414039)

Schmid C, Kümmerle A, Blum J, Ghabri S, Kande V, Mutombo W, Ilunga M, Lumpungu I, Mutanda S, Nganzobo P, Tete D, Mubwa N, Kisala M, Blésson S, Mordt O.V. In-hospital safety in field conditions of nifurtimox eflornithine combination therapy (NECT) for T.b. gambiense sleeping sickness. PLoS Negl Trop Dis. 2012;6(11):e1920. DOI: 10.1371/journal.pntd.0001920

2012
Journal Article
PubMed (23209861)
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Utzinger J, Becker S.L, Knopp S, Blum J, Neumayr A.L, Keiser J, Hatz C.F. Neglected tropical diseases: diagnosis, clinical management, treatment and control. Swiss Med Wkly. 2012;142:w13727. DOI: 10.4414/smw.2012.13727

2012
Journal Article
PubMed (23180107)
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Küpfer I, Hhary E.P, Allan M, Edielu A, Burri C, Blum J.A. Clinical presentation of T.b. rhodesiense sleeping sickness in second stage patients from Tanzania and Uganda. PLoS Negl Trop Dis. 2011;5(3):e968. DOI: 10.1371/journal.pntd.0000968

2011
Journal Article
PubMed (21407802)
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Mordt O.V, Schmid C, Kande V, Mutombo W, Ilunga M, Lumpungu I, Mutanda S, Tete D, Nganzobo P, Mubwa N, Kisala M, Blum J, Blésson S, Wourgaft N.S. A multicenter, open label, phase III study of therapeutic use of the co-administration of nifurtimox and eflornithine (NECT) for human African trypanosomiasis (NECT field): safety profile in children during initial hospitalization. Trop Med Int Health, 2011;16(Suppl. 1):68-68

2011
Conference Paper

Urech K, Neumayr A, Blum J. Sleeping sickness in travelers - do they really sleep?. PLoS Negl Trop Dis. 2011;5(11):e1358. DOI: 10.1371/journal.pntd.0001358

2011
Journal Article
PubMed (22069503)
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Blum J.A, Pfeifer S, Hatz C.F. Psychiatric manifestations as the leading symptom in an expatriate with dengue fever. Infection. 2010;38(4):341-343. DOI: 10.1007/s15010-010-0029-9

2010
Journal Article
PubMed (20567876)

Brun R, Blum J, Chappuis F, Burri C. Human African trypanosomiasis. Lancet. 2010;375(9709):148-159. DOI: 10.1016/S0140-6736(09)60829-1

2010
Journal Article
PubMed (19833383)

Forno C, Hausermann P, Hatz C, Itin P, Blum J. The difficulty in diagnosis and treatment of leprosy. J Travel Med. 2010;17(4):281-283. DOI: 10.1111/j.1708-8305.2010.00419.x

2010
Journal Article

Neumayr A, Blum J, Hatz C. Aktuelle Änderungen der schweizerischen Empfehlungen für "Impfungen und Malariaschutz bei Auslandreisen". Synapse. 2010(4):9

2010
Magazine Article

Neumayr A, Funk M, Werlein J, Blum J, Hatz C. Impfungen bei Auslandreisen 2010: neu überarbeitete Richtlinien. Schweiz Med Forum. 2010;10(43):753-756

2010
Journal Article

Blum J, Hatz C.F. Dengue- und Chikungunya-Fieber in der Allgemeinpraxis. Swiss Med Forum. 2009;9(35):610-614

2009
Journal Article

Blum J, Schmid C, Burri C, Hatz C, Olson C, Fungula B, Kazumba L, Mangoni P, Mbo F, Deo K, Mpanya A, Dala A, Franco J.R, Pohlig G, Zellweger M.J. Cardiac alterations in human African trypanosomiasis (T.b. gambiense) with respect to the disease stage and antiparasitic treatment. PLoS Negl Trop Dis. 2009;3(2):e383. DOI: 10.1371/journal.pntd.0000383

2009
Journal Article
PubMed (19221604)
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Blum J. Human trypanosomiasis: African and American trypansomiasis (Chagas disease). In: Schwartz E, ed. Tropical diseases in travelers, 254-263. Chichester: Wiley Blackwell, 2009

2009
Book Section

Blum J.A, Hatz C.F. Treatment of cutaneous leishmaniasis in travelers 2009. J Travel Med. 2009;16(2):123-131. DOI: 10.1111/j.1708-8305.2008.00286.x

2009
Journal Article
PubMed (19335813)

Luessi F, Sollors J, Frauenknecht K, Schwandt E, Muller H, Stoeter P, Blum J, Thomke F. A case of neurocysticercosis with a single brain lesion - Diagnostic aspects. J Neurol. 2009;256:S148-S149

2009
Journal Item

Luessi F, Sollors J, Torzewski M, Muller H, Siegel E, Blum J, Vogt T, Thomke F. Eosinophilic meningitis due to Angiostrongylus cantonensis in Germany. J Neurol. 2009;256:S149-S149

2009
Journal Item

Luessi F, Sollors J, Torzewski M, Muller H.D, Siegel E, Blum J, Sommer C, Vogt T, Thomke F. Eosinophilic meningitis due to Angiostrongylus cantonensis in Germany. J Travel Med. 2009;16(4):292-294. DOI: 10.1111/j.1708-8305.2009.00337.x

2009
Journal Article
PubMed (19674273)

Blum J.A, Zellweger M.J, Burri C, Hatz C. Cardiac involvement in African and American trypanosomiasis. Lancet Infect Dis. 2008;8(10):631-641

2008
Journal Article
PubMed (18922485)

Pohlig G, Bernhard S, Blum J, Burri C, Kabeya A.M, Lubaki J.P.F, Mpoto A.M, Munungu B.F, Deo G.K.M, Mutantu P.N, Kuikumb F.M, Mintw A.F, Munungi A.K, Dala A, Macharia S, Bilenge C.M.M, Mesu V.K.B.K, Franco J.R, Dituvanga N.D, Olson C.A. Phase 3 trial of Pafuramidine Maleate (Db289), a novel, oral drug, for treatment of first stage sleeping sickness: safety and efficacy. Am J Trop Med Hyg. 2008;79(6):160-160

2008
Journal Item

Blum J.A, Burri C, Hatz C, Kazumba L, Mangoni P, Zellweger M.J. Sleeping hearts: the role of the heart in sleeping sickness (human African trypanosomiasis). Trop Med Int Health. 2007;12(12):1422-1432

2007
Journal Article
PubMed (18076548)

Blum J.A, Schmid C, Hatz C, Kazumba L, Mangoni P, Rutishauser J, la Torre A, Burri C. Sleeping glands? - The role of endocrine disorders in sleeping sickness (T.b. gambiense Human African Trypanosomiasis). Acta Trop. 2007;104(1):16-24. DOI: 10.1016/j.actatropica.2007.07.004

2007
Journal Article
PubMed (17767911)

Dao B, Blum J, Thieba B, Raghavan S, Ouedraego M, Lankoande J, Winikoff B. Is misoprostol a safe, effective and acceptable alternative to manual vacuum aspiration for postabortion care? Results from a randomised trial in Burkina Faso, West Africa. BJOG. 2007;114(11):1368-1375

2007
Journal Article
PubMed (17803715)

Blum J, Hatz C. Médecine tropicale et médecine des voyageurs: Leishmaniose – du nouveau sur une vieille maladie. Swiss Med Forum. 2006;6:36-37

2006
Journal Article

Blum J, Hatz C. Tropen- und Reisemedizin: Leishmaniose - Neues zu einer alten Krankheit. Swiss Med Forum. 2006;6(1):36-37

2006
Journal Article

Blum J, Schmid C, Burri C. Clinical aspects of 2541 patients with second stage human African trypanosomiasis. Acta Trop. 2006;97(1):55-64

2006
Journal Article
PubMed (16157286)

Blum J. Fieber nach Tropenaufenthalt - Wie gehen Sie vor?. Hausarzt Praxis. 2006;2:39-40

2006
Journal Article

Hatz C, Beck B, Blum J, Bourquin C, Brenneke F, Funk M, Furrer H, Genton B, Holzer B, Jeschko E, Loutan L, Nothdurft H, Raeber P.A, Rudin W. Malariaschutz für Kurzzeitaufenthalter. Bulletin BAG. 2006;15(Suppl 1):1-13

2006
Magazine Article

Ronellenfitsch U, Bircher A, Hatz C, Blum J. Parasiten als Ursache von Urtikaria: Helminthen und Protozooen als Auslöser der Nesselsucht?. Hautarzt. 2006;58(2):133-141. DOI: 10.1007/s00105-006-1174-z

2006
Journal Article
PubMed (16832670)

Schwartz E, Hatz C, Blum J. New world cutaneous leishmaniasis in travellers. Lancet Infect Dis. 2006;6(6):342-349

2006
Journal Article
PubMed (16728320)

Blum J, Beck B.R, Brun R, Hatz C. Clinical and serologic responses to human 'apathogenic' trypanosomes. Trans R Soc Trop Med Hyg. 2005;99(10):795-797

2005
Journal Article
PubMed (16024058)

Blum J. Der Wurm im Gehirn. Ther Umsch. 2005;62(11):779-786

2005
Journal Article
PubMed (16350542)

Hatz C, Beck B, Blum J, Funk M, Furrer H, Genton B, Holzer B, Loutan L, Markwalder K, Raeber P.A, Schlagenhauf P, Siegl G, Steffen R, Wyss R. Änderung der Empfehlungen zum Malariaschutz für Reisende nach Südasien (Indien, Bangla Desh, Nepal). Bulletin BAG. 2005;9:138-139

2005
Magazine Article

Nawa Y, Hatz C, Blum J. Sushi delights and parasites: the risk of fishborne and foodborne parasitic zoonoses in Asia. Clin Infect Dis. 2005;41(9):1297-1303

2005
Journal Article
PubMed (16206105)

Bärtschi E, Bordmann G, Blum J, Rothen M. Eosinophilic meningitis due to Angiostrongylus cantonensis in Switzerland. Infection. 2004;32(2):116-118

2004
Journal Article
PubMed (15057577)

Blum J, Desjeux P, Schwartz E, Beck B, Hatz C. Treatment of cutaneous leishmaniasis among travellers. J Antimicrob Chemother. 2004;53(2):158-166

2004
Journal Article
PubMed (14729756)

Elzi L, Decker M, Battegay M, Rutishauser J, Blum J. Chest pain after travel to the tropics. Lancet. 2004;363(9416):1198

2004
Journal Article
PubMed (15081653)

Hatz C, Beck B, Blum J, Funk M, Furrer H, Genton B, Holzer B, Loutan L, Markwalder K, Raeber P.-A, Schlagenhauf P, Siegl G, Steffen R, Wyss R. Neue und praxisrelevante Empfehlungen zum Malariaschutz 2003. Bulletin BAG. 2003;14:1-5

2003
Magazine Article

Blum J, Beck B. Kurzbewertung: Artemether/Lumefantrin. Int Praxis. 2002;42:661-664

2002
Journal Article

Blum J, Burri C. Treatment of late stage sleeping sickness caused by T.b. gambiense: a new approach to the use of an old drug. Swiss Med Wkly. 2002;132(5-6):51-56

2002
Journal Article
PubMed (11971197)

Hamel C.T, Blum J, Harder F, Kocher T. Nonoperative treatment of splenic rupture in malaria tropica: review of literature and case report. Acta Trop. 2002;82(1):1-5

2002
Journal Article
PubMed (11904097)

Hatz C, Beck B, Blum J, Funk M, Furrer H, Genton B, Holzer B, Loutan L, Markwalder K, Raeber P.-A, Schlagenhauf P, Siegl G, Steffen R, Wyss R. Neue und praxisrelevante Empfehlungen zum Malariaschutz 2002. Bulletin BAG. 2002;23:896-401

2002
Magazine Article

Blum J, Nkunku S, Burri C. Clinical description of encephalopathic syndromes and risk factors for their occurrence and outcome during melarsoprol treatment of human African trypanosomiasis. Trop Med Int Health. 2001;6(5):390-400

2001
Journal Article
PubMed (11348533)

Blum J, Wiestner A, Fuhr P, Hatz C. Encephalopathy following Loa loa treatment with albendazole. Acta Trop. 2001;78(1):63-65

2001
Journal Article
PubMed (11164753)

Hatz C, Beck B, Blum J, Funk M, Furrer H, Genton B, Holzer B, Loutan L, Markwalder K, Raeber P.-A, Schlagenhauf P, Siegl G, Steffen R, Stürchler D, Wyss R. Malaria-Chemoprophylaxe 2001. Ther Umsch. 2001;58(6):347-351

2001
Journal Article

Andresen B, Blum J, von Weymarn A, Bürge M, Steinbrich W, Duewell S. Hepatic fascioliasis: report of two cases. Eur Radiol. 2000;10(11):1713-1715

2000
Journal Article
PubMed (11097394)

Burri C, Nkunku S, Merolle A, Smith T, Blum J, Brun R. Efficacy of new, concise schedule for melarsoprol in treatment of sleeping sickness caused by Trypanosoma brucei gambiense: a randomised trial. Lancet. 2000;355(9213):1419-1425

2000
Journal Article
PubMed (10791526)

Beck H.P, Blum J, Genton B, Hatz C, Rudin W, Marti H.P, Dobler M. Malaria: Institut Tropical Suisse, 1999

1999
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Blum J, Tichelli A, Hatz C. Diagnostische und therapeutische Probleme der Malaria tertiana. Praxis. 1999;88(22):985-991

1999
Journal Article
PubMed (10414147)

Camli C, Blum J. Hymenolepis nana: 45jähriger Flüchtling aus der Kosovo-Region mit Oberbauchschmerzen und Nachweis von Hymenolepis nana und Blastocystis hominis im Stuhl. Praxis. 1999;88(19):877-879

1999
Journal Article

Blum J, Beck B, Strnad I, Hatz C. Vulva-Läsion bei uro-genitaler Schistosomiasis (S. haematobium). Z Geburtshilfe Neonatol. 1998;202(6):255-257

1998
Journal Article
PubMed (10028609)

Blum J, Lacher R. La typhoïde importée: épidémiologie, diagnostic, traitement et prévention. Der informierte Arzt : Gazette Médicale. 1998;19(18):843-846

1998
Magazine Article

Blum J, Lacher R. Importierter Abdominaltyphus: Epidemiologie, Diagnose, Therapie und Prophylaxe. Der informierte Arzt : Gazette Médicale. 1998;19(Separatum):65-68

1998
Magazine Article

Hatz C.F, Blum J, Widmer A.F. Fièvres virales hémorragiques. Méd Hyg. 1997;55:2036-2041

1997
Journal Article

Burri C, Blum J, Brun R. Alternative application of melarsoprol for treatment of T.b. gambiense sleeping sickness: preliminary results. Ann Soc Belg Med Trop. 1995;75(1):65-71

1995
Journal Article
PubMed (7794064)

Blum J, Hatz C, Junghanss T. Therapie kutaner und mukokutaner Leishmaniosen. Dtsch Med Wochenschr. 1994;119(34-35):1169-1172

1994
Journal Article

Blum J, Junghanss T, Hatz C. Irrwege in der Diagnostik kutaner und mukokutaner Leishmaniosen. Praxis. 1994;83(37):1025-1029

1994
Journal Article

Blum J, Senn U, Junghanss T, Hatz C. Kutane Leishmaniose: Klinische Erfahrungen am Schweizerischen Tropeninstitut. Parasitosen der Haut: Jahrestagung Schweizerische Gesellschaft für Tropenmedizin und Parasitologie, Monte Verità (Ascona), 5. -7. November 1992. Monte Verità: Schweizerische Gesellschaft für Tropenmedizin und Parasitologie, 1992:19-19

1992
Conference Paper