Canadian Research 2010-Present

photo showing researcherPlease 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 5, 2019

Found 264 results
Patriquin G, Drebot MA, Cole T, Lindsay LR, Schleihauf E, Johnston BL, Dimitrova K, Traykova-Andonova M, Mask A, Haldane D, and Hatchette TF, High Seroprevalence of Jamestown Canyon Virus among Deer and Humans, Nova Scotia, Canada., Emerg Infect Dis., vol. 24, no. 1, 2018.
Kadkhoda K and Gretchen A, Higher Sensitivity of the recomLine Borrelia IgG Immunoblot Kit than of the Standard Lyme IgG Immunoblot Kit According to CDC Testing Criteria, J Clin Microbiol., vol. 56, no. 8, 2018.
Soucy JR, Slatculescu AM, Nyiraneza C, Ogden NH, Leighton PA, Kerr JT, and Kulkarni MA, High-Resolution Ecological Niche Modeling of Ixodes scapularis Ticks Based on Passive Surveillance Data at the Northern Frontier of Lyme Disease Emergence in North America, Vector Borne Zoonotic Dis., vol. 18, no. 5, pp. 235-242, 2018.
Scott JD and Scott CM, Human Babesiosis Caused by Babesia duncani Has Widespread Distribution across Canada., Healthcare (Basel), vol. 6, no. 2, 2018.
Edginton S, Guan TH, Evans G, and Srivastava S, Human granulocytic anaplasmosis acquired from a blacklegged tick in Ontario, CMAJ, vol. 190, 2018.
Lewis J and Lloyd VK, Identification of Borrelia bissettii in Ixodes scapularis ticks from New Brunswick, Canada., Can J Microbiol, 2018.
Bouchard C, Aenishaenslin C, Rees EE, Koffi JK, Pelcat Y, Ripoche M, Milord F, Lindsay LR, Ogden NH, and Leighton PA, Integrated Social-Behavioral and Ecological Risk Maps to Prioritize Local Public Health Responses to Lyme Disease., Environ Health Perspect, vol. 126, no. 4, 2018.
Kulkarni MA, Kryuchkov R, Statculescu A, Thickstun C, Dibernardo A, Lindsay LR, and Talbot B, Ixodes scapularis tick distribution and infection rates in Ottawa, Ontario, 2017, Can Commun Dis Rep, vol. 44, no. 10, 2018.
Martinez HR, Olguin-Ramirez LA, and Camara-Lemarroy CR, Lyme borreliosis as a trigger for NMDA receptor encephalitis?, Neurol Sci, vol. 39, no. 10, 2018.
Wan D, Blakely C, Branscombe P, Suarez-Fuster L, Glover B, and Baranchuk A, Lyme Carditis and High-Degree Atrioventricular Block, The American Journal of Cardiology, vol. 121, no. 9, 2018.
Piche-Renaud PP, Branson H, Yeh EA, and Morris SK, Lyme disease presenting with multiple cranial neuropathies on MRI, IDCases, vol. 12, pp. 117-118, 2018.
Budhram A, Le C, and Jenkins ME, Lyme Disease Presenting With Raeder Syndrome, Headache, vol. 58, no. 2, pp. 317-318, 2018.
Scott JD and Scott CM, Lyme Disease Propelled by Borrelia burgdorferi-Infected Blacklegged Ticks, Wild Birds and Public Awareness - Not Climate Change, J Veter Sci Med, vol. 6, no. 1, 2018.
Clow KM, Weese JS, Rousseau J, and Jardine CM, Microbiota of field-collected Ixodes scapularis and Dermacentor variabilis from eastern and southern Ontario, Canada, Ticks and Tick-borne Diseases, vol. 9, no. 2, 2018.
Boudreau CR, Lloyd VK, and Gould ON, Motivations and Experiences of Canadians Seeking Treatment for Lyme Disease Outside of the Conventional Canadian Health-Care System., J Patient Exp., vol. 5, no. 2, pp. 120-126, 2018.
Ripoche M, Lindsay LR, Ludwig A, Ogden NH, Thivierge K, and Leighton PA, Multi-Scale Clustering of Lyme Disease Risk at the Expanding Leading Edge of the Range of Ixodes scapularis in Canada, Int J Environ Res Public Health, vol. 15, no. 4, 2018.
Nelder MP, Russell CB, Clow KM, Johnson S, Weese JS, Cronin K, Ralevski F, Patel SN, and Jardine CM, Occurrence and distribution of Ambylomma americanum as determined by passive surveillance in Ontario, Canada (1999–2016), Ticks and Tick-borne Diseases, 2018.
Ripoche M, Gasmi S, Adam-Poupart A, Koffi JK, Lindsay LR, Ludwig A, Milord F, Ogden NH, Thivierge K, and Leighton PA, Passive Tick Surveillance Provides an Accurate Early Signal of Emerging Lyme Disease Risk and Human Cases in Southern Canada, J Med Entomol., 2018.
Middelveen MJ, Sapi E, Burke J, Filush KR, Franco A, Fesler MC, and Stricker RB, Persistent Borrelia Infection in Patients with Ongoing Symptoms of Lyme Disease, Healthcare, vol. 6, no. 2, 2018.
Bogaty C and Drebot MA, Powassan virus - an emerging public health concern., CMAJ, vol. 190, no. 15, 2018.