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Fathima P, Gidding HF, Snelling TL, McIntyre PB, Blyth CC, Sheridan S, Liu B, Klerk de N, Moore HC. Timeliness and factors associated with rotavirus vaccine uptake among Australian Aboriginal and non-Aboriginal children: a record linkage cohort study. Vaccine. 2019;37:5835-43. doi: 10.1016/j.vaccine.2019.08.013. [Abstract]

Jayasinghe S, Liu B, Gidding H, Gibson A, Chiu C, McIntyre P. Long-term vaccine impact on invasive pneumococcal disease among children with significant comorbidities in a large Australian birth cohort . Pediatric Infectious Dieases Journal. 2019;38:967-73. doi: 10.1097/INF.0000000000002407. [Full text]

Barr IG, Deng YM, Grau ML, Han AX, Gilmour R, Irwin M, Markey P, Freeman K, Higgins G, Turra M, Komadina N, Peck H, Booy R, Maurer-Stroh S, Dhanasekaran V, Sullivan S. Intense interseasonal influenza outbreaks, Australia, 2018/19. Eurosurveillance. 2019;24:pii=1900421. [Abstract]

Carlson S, Scanlan C, Marshall H, Blyth C, Macartney K, Leask J. Attitudes about and access to influenza vaccination experienced by parents of children hospitalised for influenza in Australia. Vaccine. 27 August 2019. doi: 10.1016/j.vaccine.2019.08.021. [Epub]

Liu B, McIntyre P, Anthony Newall A, Quinn H, Hayen A, Bartlett M, Sheppeard V, Wen-Qiang HE, MacIntyre R, Rose N. Effectiveness of acellular pertussis vaccine in older adults: nested matched case-control study. Clinical Infectious Diseases. 27 August 2019. . [Epub]

Booy R, Gentile A, Nissen M, Whelan J, Véronique A. Recent changes in the epidemiology of Neisseria meningitidis serogroup W across the world, current vaccination policy choices and possible future strategies. Human Vaccines & Immunotherapeutics. 2019;15:470-80. doi: 10.1080/21645515.2018.1532248. [Full text]

Fathima P, Gidding HF, McIntyre PB, Snelling TL, McCallum L, Klerk de N, Blyth CC, Liu B, Moore HC. Effectiveness of pneumococcal conjugate vaccine against hospital admissions for pneumonia in Australian children: a retrospective, population-based, record-linked cohort study. The Lancet Child and Adolescent Health. 19 August 2019. doi: 10.1016/S2352-4642(19)30249-4 . [Epub]

Ioannides S, Beard F, Larter N, Clark K, Wang H, Hendry A, Hull B, Dey A, Chiu C, Brotherton J, Jayasinghe J, Macartney K, McIntyre P. Vaccine preventable diseases and vaccination coverage in Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander People, Australia, 2011–2015. Communicable Diseases Intelligence. 2019;43. doi: 10.33321/cdi.2019.43.36. [Full text]

MacIntyre RC, Ridda I, Trent MJ, McIntyre P. Persistence of immunity to conjugate and polysaccharide pneumococcal vaccines in frail, hospitalised older adults in long-term follow up. Vaccine. 2019;37:5016-24. [Full text]

Dyda A, Shah Z, Surian D, Martin P, Coiera E, Dey A, Leask JE, Dunn AG. HPV vaccine coverage in Australia and associations with HPV vaccine information exposure among Australian Twitter users. Human Vaccines & Immunotherapeutics. 2019;15:1488-95. doi: 10.1080/21645515.2019.1596712 . [Full text]