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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. 2019;144: e20191024. Doi: [Full text]

Damiano JA, Deng L, Li WH, Burgess R, Schneider AL, Crawford NW, Buttery J, Gold M, Richmond P, Macartney KK, Hildebrand MS, Scheffer IE, Wood N, Berkovic SF. SCN1A variants in vaccine-related febrile seizures: a prospective study. Annals of Neurology. November 2019 . [Abstract - Epub]

Hull B, Hendry H, Dey A, Brotherton J, Macartney K, Beard F. Annual Immunisation Coverage Report 2017. Communicable Diseases Intelligence. 2019;43. [Full text]

Dey A, Wang H, Beard F, Macartney K, McIntyre P. Summary of national surveillance data on vaccine preventable diseases in Australia, 2012–2015. Communicable Diseases Intelligence. 2019;43. [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 2018: the Influenza Complications Alert Network (FluCAN) . Communicable Diseases Intelligence. 18 November 2019. 2019;43. . [Full text ]

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]

Koirala A, Deng L, Wood N . Keeping up with vaccinations. What’s new, what’s available and who to ask for help . Respiratory Medicine. 2019;20:59-66. [Full text]

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]