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American Lyme Disease Foundation, Inc.

American Lyme Disease Foundation, Inc.
P.O. Box 466
Lyme, CT 06371


Guidelines on the Diagnosis and Treatment of Lyme Disease
  • "The clinical assessment, treatment, and prevention
    of Lyme disease, human granulocytic anaplasmosis,
    and babesiosis : clinical practice guidelines by the
    Infectious Diseases Society of America"
    Wormser, GP, Dattwyler, RJ, Shapiro, ED et al.
    Clin. Infect. Dis. 43: 1089-1134, 2006.
  • "Practice parameter: treatment of nervous system
    Lyme disease (an evidence-based review): report of
    the Quality Standards Subcommittee of the American
    Academy of Neurology"
    Halperin, JJ, Shapiro, G, Logigian, E, et al.
    Neurology 69: 91-102, 2007
  • "The laboratory diagnosis of Lyme borreliosis:
    guidelines from the Canadian Public Health
    Laboratory Network"
    Canadian Public Health Network
    Can. J. Infect. Dis. Med. Microbiol. 18: 145-148, 2007
  • "Lyme disease current state of knowledge"
    Nau, R, Christen, H-J, and Eiffert, H.
    Dtsch. Arztebl. Int. 106: 72-82, 2009
  • "Recommendations for diagnosis and treatment of
    Lyme borreliosis: guidelines and consensus from
    specialist societies and expert groups in Europe and
    North America"
    OConnell, S
  • EFNS Guidelines on the Diagnosis and
    Management of European Lyme
    Neuroborreliosis
    Myland, A, Ljostad, U, Fingerle, V, et al.
    Eur. J. Neurol., November 2009, Epub ahead of
    print article
  • "Infectious Diseases Society of America's
    Recommendations on the Treatment of Lyme Disease
    Unanimously Approved by an Independent review Panel"
    P.J. Baker, Executive Director, ALDF
  • "Final report of the Lyme Disease Review Panel
    of the Infectious Diseases Society of America"
    Lantos, P.M., Charini, W.A., Medoff, G., et al.
    Clin. Infect. Dis. 51: 1-5, 2010.
  • Independent Appraisal and Review of the ILADS 2004
    Evidence-based Guidelines for the Management of
    Lyme Disease General information reported by the
    Health Protection Agency, UK
    (http://www.hpa.org.uk/Topics/InfectiousDiseases/InfectionsAZ /LymeDisease/GeneralInformation/)

  • The epidemiology, prevention, investigation, and treatment of Lyme
    borreliosis in United Kingdom patients: a position statement by the
    British Infection Association
    British Infection Association
    J. Infect. 62: 329-338, 2011
  • "Endorsement of IDSA Guidelines on Lyme Disease"
    Association of Medical Microbiology and
    Infectious Disease (AMMI) Canada
  • "Antibiotic Maximalism: Legislative Assaults on the Evidence-based Treatment of Lyme Disease"
    Franklin, J.B.
    Washington Univ. Law Rev. 90: 1-34, 2012.