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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 . [Full text]

Wood N. Vaccination of women in the pre-conception and post-partum periods. Materal immunization. In: Leuridan EE, Nunes MC, Jones CE (eds) . London; Academic Press: 2019. . [Abstract]

Nguyen T, Bartlett A, Koirala A, Mcmullan B. Varicella – more than just a rash. Medicine Today. 2019;20:55-8 . [Abstract]

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]

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]