Australia’s trusted independent immunisation experts

Publications

Wiley K, Leask J, Burgess, MA, McIntyre PB. PhD thesis opposing immunisation: failure of academic rigour with real-world consequences. Vaccine. 2019;37:1541-5. [Full text]

Gidding HF, Faddy H, Durrheim D, Rickettsia G, Chelsea N, Hutchinson P, Massey P, Wood N. Seroprevalence of Q fever among metropolitan and non-metropolitan blood donors in New South Wales and Queensland, 2014–2015. Medical Journal of Australia. 11 March 2019. doi: 10.5694/mja2.13004 . [Full text - Epub]

Quinn H, Macartney K, Gidding H, Marshall H, Booy R, Elliott E, Crawford N, McIntyre P, Richmond P on behalf of PAEDS network. Varicella vaccine effectiveness over 10 years in Australia: moderate protection from 1-dose program. Journal of Infection. Journal of Infection. 2019;78:220-5. doi: 10.1016/j.jinf.2018.11.009. [Abstract]

Macartney K. Long-term protection against varicella with two-dose combination measles-mumps-rubella-varicella vaccine. The Lancet Infectious Diseases. 2019;19:222-3. [Abstract]

Alam N, Kenny B, Maguire JE, McEwen S, Sheel M, Tolosa XM. Field epidemiology in action: an Australian perspective of epidemic response to the Rohingya health emergencies in Cox’s Bazar, Bangladesh. Global Biosecurity. 2019;1. [Full text]

Sauboin C, Holl K, Bonanni P, Gershon AA, Benninghoff B, Carryn S, Burgess MA, Wutzler P. The impact of childhood varicella vaccination on the incidence of herpes zoster in the general population: modelling the effect of exogenous and endogenous varicella-zoster virus immunity boosting. BMC Infectious Diseases 2019;19:126. [Full text]

McRae JE, Quinn HE, Saravanos GE, Britton PN, McMinn A, Wood N, Marshall H and Macartney KK on behalf of the PAEDS network. Paediatric Active Enhanced Disease Surveillance (PAEDS) annual report 2016: prospective hospital-based surveillance for serious paediatric conditions. Communicable Diseases Intelligence. 2019;43. doi: 0.33321/cdi.2019.43.5 . [Epub]

Cavaye D, Roberts DP, Saravanos GL, Hsu ZY, Miyajima R, Randall LE, Salmon EDD, Tan YLE, Tucker JA, Yeoh SK, Britton PN. An evaluation of national guidelines for bronchiolitis: AGREEments and controversies. Journal of Paediatrics and Child Health. 2019;55:25-31. [Full text]

McHugh L, Marshall HS, Perrett KP, Nolan T, Wood N, Lambert SB, Richmond P, Ware RS, Binks P, Binks MJ, Andrews RM. The safety of influenza and pertussis vaccination in pregnancy in a cohort of Australian mother-infant pairs, 2012-2015: The FluMum study. Clinical Infectious Diseases. 2019;68:402-8. doi: 10.1093/cid/ciy517. [Full text]

Macdonald-Laursa E, Koirala A, Britton PN, Rawlinsond W, Hiewa CC, McRae J, Dalea RC, Jones C, Macartney K, McMullana B, Pillaia S.. CSF neopterin, a useful biomarker in children presenting with influenza associated encephalopathy?. European Journal of Paediatric Neurology. 2019;23:204-13. doi:10.1016/j.ejpn.2018.09.009 . [Abstract]