Canadian Tick-borne Illness Research 2010-Present

Please note that while summaries of the journal articles listed below are fairly universally accessible by members of the public, full text access often (though not always) requires a fee and/or account.

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Last updated: July 2, 2020

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Myette RL, Webber J, Mikhail H, and Keifso K, A 4-year-old boy with ataxia and aphasia, CMAJ, vol. 192, no. 21, pp. E578-E582, 2020.
Yeung C, Hopman WM, and Baranchuk A, About Modeling Long-Term Cardiac Manifestations of Lyme Disease, Am J Cardiol., vol. S0002-9149, no. 20, pp. 30346-5, 2020.
Chilton NB, Dergousoff SJ, Brzezowska V, Trost CN, and Dunlop DR, American Dog Ticks ( Dermacentor variabilis) as Biological Indicators of an Association Between the Enteric Bacterium Moellerella wisconsensis and Striped Skunks ( Mephitis mephitis) in Southwestern Manitoba, Canada, J Wildl Dis., vol. 2020, 2020.
Yeung C, Medoza I, Echeverria LE, and Baranchuk A, Chagas' Cardiomyopathy and Lyme Carditis: Lessons Learned From Two Infectious Diseases Affecting the Heart, Trends Cardiovasc Med . , vol. 2020 May 3, pp. S1050-1738(20)30058-X, 2020.
Middelveen MJ, Martinez RM, Fesler MC, Sapi E, Burke J, Shah JS, Nicolaus C, and Stricker RB, Classification and Staging of Morgellons Disease: Lessons from Syphilis, Clin Cosmet Investig Dermatol, vol. 13, pp. 145-164, 2020.
Smith GN, Moore K, Hatchette TF, Nicholson J, Bowie W, and Langley JM, Committee Opinion No. 399: Management of Tick Bites and Lyme Disease During Pregnancy, J Obstet Gynaecol Can, vol. 42, no. 5, pp. 644-653, 2020.
Pelletier J, Rocheleau JP, Aenishaenslin C, Beaudry F, Dimitri Masson G, Lindsay LR, Ogden NH, Bouchard C, and Leighton PA, Evaluation of fluralaner as an oral acaricide to reduce tick infestation in a wild rodent reservoir of Lyme disease, Parasites & Vectors , vol. 13, no. 1, 2020.
Kotwa JD, Jardine CM, Pearl DL, Berke O, Mercer NJ, and Peregrine A, Evaluation of the SNAP® 4Dx® Plus Test for the Detection of Dirofilaria Immitis Antigen and Characterization of Exposure to Tick-Borne Pathogens in Wild Canids in Southern Ontario, Vet Parasitol, vol. 283, 2020.
Semproni M, Rusk R, and Wuerz T, Fatal Lyme carditis presenting as fluctuating high-grade atrioventricular block, CMAJ, vol. 192, no. 21, pp. E574-E577, 2020.
Talbot B, Leighton PA, and Kulkarni MA, Genetic Melting Pot in Blacklegged Ticks at the Northern Edge of Their Expansion Front , J Hered., vol. Jul 1, 2020.
Szymanska A, Platek AE, Dluzniewski M, and Szymanski FM, History of Lyme Disease as a Predictor of Atrial Fibrillation, Am J Cardiol, 2020.
Dergousoff SJ, Anstead CA, and Chilton NB, Identification of bacteria in the Rocky Mountain wood tick, Dermacentor andersoni, using single-strand conformation polymorphism (SSCP) and DNA sequencing, Exp Appl Acarol., 2020.
St. Pierre SE, Gould ON, and Lloyd VK, Knowledge and Knowledge Needs about Lyme Disease among Occupational and Recreational Users of the Outdoors, Int. J. Environ. Res. Public Health, vol. 17, no. 1, 2020.
Gazendam N, Yeung C, and Baranchuk A, Lyme carditis presenting as sick sinus syndrome, J Electrocardiol, vol. 59, pp. 65-67, 2020.
Franco-Avecilla D, Yeung C, and Baranchuk A, Lyme carditis presenting with an atypical rash, CMAJ, vol. 192, no. 21, 2020.
Hatchette TF and Lindsay LR, Modified two-tiered testing algorithm for Lyme disease serology: The Canadian context, Can Commun Dis Rep , vol. 46, no. 5, pp. 125-131, 2020.
Thompson AT, Dominguez K, Cleveland CA, Dergousoff SJ, Doi K, Falco RC, Greay T, Irwin P, Lindsay LR, Liu J, Mather TN, Oskam CL, Rodriguez_Viva RI, Ruder MG, Shaw D, Vigil SL, White S, and Yabsley MJ, Molecular Characterization of Haemaphysalis Species and a Molecular Genetic Key for the Identification of Haemaphysalis of North America, Front Vet Sci., vol. 7, 2020.
Scott JD, Pascoe EL, Sajid MS, and Foley JE, Monitoring of Nesting Songbirds Detects Established Population of Blacklegged Ticks and Associated Lyme Disease Endemic Area in Canada, Healthcare, vol. 8, no. 1, 2020.
Mrozowich T, Henrickson A, Demeler B, and Patel TR, Nanoscale Structure Determination of Murray Valley Encephalitis and Powassan Virus Non-Coding RNAs, Viruses, vol. 12, no. 2, 2020.
Mello I, Peters J, and Lee C, Neuropathy Mimicking Dental Pain on a Patient Diagnosed With Lyme Disease, J Endod, vol. S0099-2399, no. 20, pp. 30401-5, 2020.