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
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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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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. 2019(in press). DOI: 10.1016/j.pcd.2019.08.002

2019
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PubMed (31455548)

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
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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
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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
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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
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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
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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
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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
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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
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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
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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
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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
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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
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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)