Top Cited Infectious Diseases Articles

We wanted to highlight our top cited research from 2018 – 2020 to draw attention to the high quality, cutting edge papers in the field of Infectious Diseases.



Identifying the risk factors for catheter-associated urinary tract infections: a large cross-sectional study of six hospitals
Allison S Letica-Kriegel, Hojjat Salmasian, David K Vawdrey et al
doi: 10.1136/bmjopen-2018-022137

Incidence of hospitalisation for severe complications of influenza virus infection in Japanese patients between 2012 and 2016: a cross-sectional study using routinely collected administrative data
Hiroshi Yokomichi, Mie Mochizuki, Joseph Jonathan Lee et al
doi: 10.1136/bmjopen-2018-024687

Incidence of Lyme disease in the UK: a population-based cohort study
Victoria Cairns, Christopher Wallenhorst, Stephan Rietbrock et al
doi: 10.1136/bmjopen-2018-025916

Treatment as prevention for hepatitis C virus in Pakistan: mathematical modelling projections
Houssein H Ayoub & Laith J Abu-Raddad
doi: 10.1136/bmjopen-2018-026600

Retrospective review of tertiary and neurosyphilis cases in Alberta, 1973–2017
Takaaki Landry, Petra Smyczek, Ryan Cooper et al
doi: 10.1136/bmjopen-2018-025995