October 2008

Volume: 66, Number: 9

Table of contents

special report

Q fever in the Netherlands: a concise overview and implications of the largest ongoing outbreak
C.E. Delsing, B.J. Kullberg
50 years <i>Netherlands Journal of Medicine</i> - 2002, reshaping the journal
J.W.M. van der Meer

review

Low level IGF-1 and common variable immune deficiency: an unusual combination
K. van Bilsen, G.J. Driessen, R.A. de Paus, E. van de Vosse, K. van Lom, M.C. van Zelm, K.H. Lam, N.G. Hartwig, G.S. Baarsma, M. van de Burg, P.M. van Hagen
Epiglottitis in the adult patient
R.B. Mathoera, P.C. Wever, F.R.C. van Dorsten, S.G.T. Balter, C.P.C. de Jager

original article

Rationale and design of CAPITA: a RCT of 13-valent conjugated pneumococcal vaccine efficacy among older adults
E. Hak, D.E. Grobbee, E.A.M. Sanders, T.J.M. Verheij, M. Bolkenbaas, S.M. Huijts, W.C. Gruber, S. Tansey, A. McDonough, B. Thoma, S. Patterson, A.J. van Alphen, M.J.M. Bonten
Thyrotoxic periodic paralysis admitted to the medical department in Qatar
M.T. Abbas, F.Y. Khan, M. Errayes, A-D. Baidaa, A.H. Haleem

case report

Two patients with ciguatera toxicity: a seafood poisoning in travellers to (sub) tropical areas
L. Slobbe, P.J.J. van Genderen, P.J. Wismans

L.J. Schijf, M.C.J.M. Becx, P.C. de Bruin, S.G.L. van der Vegt

letter to the editor

Encapsulating peritoneal sclerosis in patients on peritioneal dialysis
D.E. Sampimon, A. Vlijm, D.G. Struijk, R.T. Krediet
Response to letter to the editor
M.P. Hendriks, R.G.L. de Sévaux, L.B. Hilbrands

photo quiz

Necrosis of small intestine
Y. Erzin, A.S. Yalin, A.S. Erdamar, A.F. Celik
Cavitating lymph node syndrome
A.P.J. de Vries, S.J.L. Bakker, C.G.M. Kallenberg, R.O.B. Gans, A.H.H. Bongaerts, P.M. Kluin