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Wang JM, Jayasinghe S, McIntyre P. An audit of adjunctive steroid use for pneumococcal meningitis at a tertiary hospital in Sydney, Australia from 2005 to 2015 [Letter to the editor]. Journal of Pediatrics and Child Health. 2019;55:1406–8 . [Full text]

Sellens E, Bosward KL, Norris JM, Wood N, Heller J, Graves S, Gidding HF. Coxiella burnetii seroprevalence in unvaccinated veterinary workers in Australia: Evidence to support Q fever vaccination. Zoonoses and Public Health. 4 November 2019 . [Abstract - Epub]

Alfelali M, Barasheed O, Koul P, Badahdah AM, Bokhary H, Tashani M, Bakarman M, Khandaker G, Booy R, Rashid H. Influenza vaccine effectiveness among Hajj pilgrims: a test-negative case-control analysis of data from different Hajj years. Expert Review of Vaccines. 2019;18: 1103–1114 . [Abstract]

Steffens MS, Dunn AG, Wiley KE, Leask J. How organisations promoting vaccination respond to misinformation on social media: a qualitative investigation. BMC Public Health. 2019;1348. [Full text]

Webster F, Gidding H, Matthews V, Taylor R, Menzies R. What isn’t measured isn’t done – eight years with no progress in Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander adult influenza and pneumococcal vaccination. Australian and New Zealand Journal of Public Health. 16 October 2019. doi: 10.1111/1753-6405.12944 . [Abstract - Epub]

Britton PN, Dale RC, Blyth CC, Clark JE, Crawford N, Marshall H, Elliott E, Macartney K, Booy R, Jones CA on behalf of the Australian Childhood Encephalitis (ACE) study investigators and the Paediatric Active Enhanced Disease Surveillance (PAEDS) network. The causes and clinical features of childhood encephalitis: a multicentre, prospective, cohort study. Clinical Infectious Diseases. 30 September 2019 (Epub ahead of print) . [Full text]

Maguire J, Glasgow K, Glass K, Roczo-Farkas S, Bines J, Sheppeard V, Macartney K, Quinn H. Rotavirus epidemiology and monovalent rotavius vaccine effectiveness in Australia, 2010–2017. Pediatrics. 18 September 2019 (Epub ahead of pint). [Full text]

Cheng AC, Holmes M, Dwyer DE, Senanayake S, Cooley L, Irving LB, Simpson G, Korman T, Macartney K, Friedman ND, Wark P, Holwell A, Blyth CC, Bowler S, Upham J, Waterer GW, Kotsimbos T, Kelly PM. Influenza epidemiology in patients admitted to sentinel Australian hospitals in 2017: the Influenza Complications Alert Network (FluCAN) . Communicable Diseases Intelligence. 2019;43. [Full text]

Dey A, Wang H, Quinn H, Hiam R, Wood N, Beard F, Macartney K. Surveillance of adverse events following immunisation in Australia annual report, 2017. Communicable Diseases Intelligence, 2019;43. doi: org/10.33321/cdi.2019.43.29. [Full text]

Hull B, Hendry A, Dey A, Beard F, Brotherton J, McIntyre P. Annual immunisation coverage report, 2016. Communicable Diseases Intelligence. 2019;43. Doi: 10.33321/cdi.2019.43.44 . [Full report]