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Pathophysiology, Transmission, Diagnosis, and Treatment of Coronavirus Disease 2019 (COVID-19): A Review.

JAMA 2020 Jul 10. Epub 2020 Jul 10.

Division of Pulmonary and Critical Care Medicine, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1001/jama.2020.12839DOI Listing
July 2020

The prevalence of healthcare associated infections among adult inpatients at nineteen large Australian acute-care public hospitals: a point prevalence survey.

Antimicrob Resist Infect Control 2019 15;8:114. Epub 2019 Jul 15.

8Faculty of Arts, Nursing and Theology, Avondale College of Higher Education, Cooranbong, NSW Australia.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1186/s13756-019-0570-yDOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC6628491PMC
June 2020

Design characteristics and statistical methods used in interrupted time series studies evaluating public health interventions: a review.

J Clin Epidemiol 2020 Jun 25;122:1-11. Epub 2020 Feb 25.

School of Public Health and Preventive Medicine, Monash University, 533 St. Kilda Road, Melbourne, Victoria 3004, Australia. Electronic address:

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.jclinepi.2020.02.006DOI Listing
June 2020

Use of telephone helpline data for syndromic surveillance of adverse events following immunization in Australia: A retrospective study, 2009 to 2017.

Vaccine 2020 Jun 24. Epub 2020 Jun 24.

Monash Centre for Health Research and Implementation, Monash University, Australia; Department of Paediatrics, Monash University, Australia; Monash Children Hospital, Monash Health, Melbourne, Australia.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.vaccine.2020.05.078DOI Listing
June 2020

Transoral robotic surgery and neck dissection for HPV-positive oropharyngeal carcinoma: Importance of nodal count in survival.

Oral Oncol 2020 Jun 26;109:104770. Epub 2020 Jun 26.

Head and Neck Cancer Program, Providence Cancer Institute, Portland, OR, United States; Earle A. Chiles Research Institute at Robert W. Franz Cancer Center, Providence Cancer Institute, Portland, OR, United States. Electronic address:

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.oraloncology.2020.104770DOI Listing
June 2020

An outbreak of COVID-19 caused by a new coronavirus: what we know so far.

Med J Aust 2020 05 8;212(9):393-394.e1. Epub 2020 Mar 8.

Microbiological Diagnostic Unit Public Health Laboratory, University of Melbourne, Melbourne, VIC.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.5694/mja2.50530DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC7228293PMC
May 2020

A case of drug reaction with eosinophilia and systemic symptoms (DRESS) without a typical precipitant.

Med J Aust 2020 Apr 24;212(7):300-301.e1. Epub 2020 Feb 24.

Alfred Health, Melbourne, VIC.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.5694/mja2.50519DOI Listing
April 2020

Household Water Storage Management, Hygiene Practices, and Associated Drinking Water Quality in Rural India.

Environ Sci Technol 2020 Apr 30;54(8):4963-4973. Epub 2020 Mar 30.

School of Public Health and Preventive Medicine, Monash University, Melbourne, Victoria 3004, Australia.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1021/acs.est.9b04818DOI Listing
April 2020

A Scenario-Based Survey of Expert Echocardiography Recommendations for Patients With Staphylococcus aureus Bacteremia at Varying Risk for Endocarditis.

JAMA Netw Open 2020 Apr 1;3(4):e202401. Epub 2020 Apr 1.

School of Public Health and Preventive Medicine, Monash University, Victoria, Australia.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1001/jamanetworkopen.2020.2401DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC7146099PMC
April 2020

Microbiology testing associated with antibiotic dispensing in older community-dwelling adults.

BMC Infect Dis 2020 Apr 25;20(1):306. Epub 2020 Apr 25.

School of Public Health and Community Medicine, University of New South Wales (UNSW), Sydney, NSW, 2052, Australia.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1186/s12879-020-05029-zDOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC7183691PMC
April 2020

Heterogeneous infectiousness in mathematical models of tuberculosis: A systematic review.

Epidemics 2020 Mar 17;30:100374. Epub 2019 Oct 17.

Department of Epidemiology and Preventive Medicine, School of Public Health and Preventive Medicine, Monash University, 553 St Kilda Road, Melbourne, VIC 3004, Australia. Electronic address:

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.epidem.2019.100374DOI Listing
March 2020

Improving sepsis care for hospital inpatients using existing medical emergency response systems.

Infect Dis Health 2020 Mar 15;25(2):63-70. Epub 2019 Nov 15.

Infection Prevention and Healthcare Epidemiology Unit, Alfred Health, 55 Commercial Road, Melbourne, VIC, 3004, Australia; School of Public Health and Preventive Medicine, Monash University, 553 St Kilda Road, Melbourne, VIC, 3004, Australia.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.idh.2019.10.003DOI Listing
March 2020

The impact of new universal child influenza programs in Australia: Vaccine coverage, effectiveness and disease epidemiology in hospitalised children in 2018.

Vaccine 2020 Mar 24;38(13):2779-2787. Epub 2020 Feb 24.

National Centre for Immunisation Research and Surveillance of Vaccine Preventable Diseases, University of Sydney, Sydney, NSW, Australia; School of Paediatrics and Child Health, University of Sydney, Sydney, NSW, Australia; Department of Infectious Diseases and Microbiology, Children's Hospital Westmead, Westmead, Sydney, NSW, Australia.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.vaccine.2020.02.031DOI Listing
March 2020

Regulatory agencies have a role to play in maintaining consumer confidence in vaccine safety for pregnant women.

Hum Vaccin Immunother 2020 Feb 20:1-4. Epub 2020 Feb 20.

Central Clinical School, Monash University, Melbourne, Australia.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1080/21645515.2020.1718976DOI Listing
February 2020

Health care workers' awareness and infection control practices about Ebola virus disease in Hajj 2015.

J Infect Public Health 2019 Sep - Oct;12(5):720-725. Epub 2019 Apr 10.

Infection Prevention and Healthcare Epidemiology Unit, Alfred Health, Melbourne, Australia.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.jiph.2019.03.022DOI Listing
January 2020

Antimicrobial anaphylaxis: the changing face of severe antimicrobial allergy.

J Antimicrob Chemother 2020 Jan;75(1):229-235

Department of Infectious Diseases and Centre for Antibiotic Allergy and Research, Austin Hospital, VIC, Australia.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1093/jac/dkz422DOI Listing
January 2020

Influenza vaccine effectiveness against influenza-related mortality in Australian hospitalized patients: a propensity score analysis.

Clin Infect Dis 2020 Jan 6. Epub 2020 Jan 6.

Department of Epidemiology and Preventive Medicine, Monash University, Melbourne, Australia.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1093/cid/ciz1238DOI Listing
January 2020

Strategies to reduce non-ventilator-associated hospital-acquired pneumonia: A systematic review.

Infect Dis Health 2019 11 4;24(4):229-239. Epub 2019 Jul 4.

Richard Wells Research Centre, College of Nursing, Midwifery and Health Care, University of West London, London, United Kingdom.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.idh.2019.06.002DOI Listing
November 2019

Meatal cleaning: discrepancies in need of explanation - Authors' reply.

Lancet Infect Dis 2019 11;19(11):1165

Medical School, Australian National University, Acton, ACT, Australia; Australian Capital Territory Pathology, Canberra Hospital and Health Services, Garran, ACT, Australia.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/S1473-3099(19)30531-6DOI Listing
November 2019

Influenza and pertussis vaccination of women during pregnancy in Victoria, 2015-2017.

Med J Aust 2019 11 3;211(10):474-474.e1. Epub 2019 Nov 3.

Monash University, Melbourne, VIC.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.5694/mja2.50386DOI Listing
November 2019

Profiles of tuberculosis disease activation among contacts of patients with tuberculosis.

Eur Respir J 2019 10 10;54(4). Epub 2019 Oct 10.

Dept of Epidemiology and Preventive Medicine, School of Public Health and Preventive Medicine, Monash University, Melbourne, Australia.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1183/13993003.00353-2019DOI Listing
October 2019

Positive predictive value of ICD-10 codes to detect anaphylaxis due to vaccination: A validation study.

Pharmacoepidemiol Drug Saf 2019 10 23;28(10):1353-1360. Epub 2019 Aug 23.

Monash Centre for Health Research and Implementation, School of Public Health and Preventive Medicine, Monash University, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1002/pds.4877DOI Listing
October 2019

Chlorhexidine versus saline in reducing the risk of catheter associated urinary tract infection: A cost-effectiveness analysis.

Int J Nurs Stud 2019 Sep 13;97:1-6. Epub 2019 Apr 13.

Institute of Health and Biomedical Innovation, Queensland University of Technology, Brisbane, Australia.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.ijnurstu.2019.04.003DOI Listing
September 2019

Early transthoracic echocardiography has useful prognostic value in left-sided native valve endocarditis despite limited diagnostic performance.

Eur J Clin Microbiol Infect Dis 2019 Aug 28;38(8):1569-1575. Epub 2019 May 28.

School of Public Health and Preventive Medicine, Monash University, Level 4, 553 St Kilda Road, Melbourne, VIC, 3004, Australia.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/s10096-019-03589-wDOI Listing
August 2019

Antibiotic use in animals and humans in Australia.

Med J Aust 2019 08 28;211(4):159-160.e1. Epub 2019 Jun 28.

Monash University, Melbourne, VIC.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.5694/mja2.50258DOI Listing
August 2019

Reducing the melioidosis burden: public health, chronic disease prevention, or improved case management?

Lancet Infect Dis 2019 08 5;19(8):800-802. Epub 2019 Jul 5.

School of Public Health and Preventive Medicine, Monash University, Melbourne, VIC, Australia; Infection Prevention and Healthcare Epidemiology Unit, Alfred Health, Melbourne, VIC, Australia.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/S1473-3099(19)30303-2DOI Listing
August 2019

Australia's response to the global threat of antimicrobial resistance: past, present and future.

Med J Aust 2019 08 16;211(3):106-108.e1. Epub 2019 Jul 16.

Peter Doherty Institute for Infection and Immunity, University of Melbourne, Melbourne, VIC.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.5694/mja2.50264DOI Listing
August 2019

Chlorhexidine for prevention of catheter-associated urinary tract infections: the totality of evidence - Authors' reply.

Lancet Infect Dis 2019 08;19(8):808-809

Medical School, Australian National University, Canberra, ACT, Australia; Australian Capital Territory Pathology, Canberra Hospital and Health Services, Canberra, ACT, Australia.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/S1473-3099(19)30349-4DOI Listing
August 2019

Infection prevalence and patterns in self-inflicted gunshot wounds to the face.

Oral Surg Oral Med Oral Pathol Oral Radiol 2019 Jul 28;128(1):9-13. Epub 2019 Feb 28.

Head and Neck Institute, Portland, OR, USA.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.oooo.2019.02.022DOI Listing
July 2019

Chlorhexidine for meatal cleaning in reducing catheter-associated urinary tract infections: a multicentre stepped-wedge randomised controlled trial.

Lancet Infect Dis 2019 06 12;19(6):611-619. Epub 2019 Apr 12.

Faculty of Arts, Nursing and Theology, Avondale College of Higher Education, Wahroonga, NSW, Australia; School of Nursing and Midwifery, University of Newcastle, Newcastle, NSW, Australia. Electronic address:

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/S1473-3099(18)30736-9DOI Listing
June 2019

Controlled human infection for vaccination against Streptococcus pyogenes (CHIVAS): Establishing a group A Streptococcus pharyngitis human infection study.

Vaccine 2019 06 14;37(26):3485-3494. Epub 2019 May 14.

Tropical Diseases, Murdoch Children's Research Institute, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia; Department of Paediatrics, University of Melbourne, Victoria, Australia; Infectious Diseases Unit, Department of General Medicine, The Royal Children's Hospital Melbourne, Victoria, Australia.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.vaccine.2019.03.059DOI Listing
June 2019

Opportunities to improve influenza vaccination rates in general medical inpatients.

Intern Med J 2019 05;49(5):662-665

Department of General Medicine, The Alfred Hospital, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1111/imj.14275DOI Listing
May 2019

Reducing urinary catheter use using an electronic reminder system in hospitalized patients: A randomized stepped-wedge trial.

Infect Control Hosp Epidemiol 2019 04 4;40(4):427-431. Epub 2019 Mar 4.

Lifestyle Research Centre,Avondale College of Higher Education,Cooranbong, New South Wales,Australia.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1017/ice.2019.31DOI Listing
April 2019

The role of super-spreading events in Mycobacterium tuberculosis transmission: evidence from contact tracing.

BMC Infect Dis 2019 Mar 12;19(1):244. Epub 2019 Mar 12.

Department of Epidemiology and Preventive Medicine, School of Public Health and Preventive Medicine, Monash University, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1186/s12879-019-3870-1DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC6417041PMC
March 2019

Use of data linkage to improve communicable disease surveillance and control in Australia: existing practices, barriers and enablers.

Aust N Z J Public Health 2019 Feb 5;43(1):33-40. Epub 2018 Dec 5.

School of Public Health and Preventive Medicine, Monash University, Victoria.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1111/1753-6405.12846DOI Listing
February 2019

Fosfomycin: what was old is new again.

Intern Med J 2018 12;48(12):1425-1429

Infection and Immunity Theme, UQ Centre for Clinical Research, University of Queensland, Brisbane, Queensland, Australia.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1111/imj.14122DOI Listing
December 2018

Benefit of Echocardiography in Patients With Bacteremia at Low Risk of Endocarditis.

Open Forum Infect Dis 2018 Dec 11;5(12):ofy303. Epub 2018 Dec 11.

School of Public Health and Preventative Medicine, Monash University Victoria, Australia.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1093/ofid/ofy303DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC6288770PMC
December 2018

A Registry for Patients With Asplenia/Hyposplenism Reduces the Risk of Infections With Encapsulated Organisms.

Clin Infect Dis 2018 08;67(4):557-561

School of Public Health and Preventive Medicine, Monash University.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1093/cid/ciy141DOI Listing
August 2018

Effect of hygiene interventions on acute respiratory infections in childcare, school and domestic settings in low- and middle-income countries: a systematic review.

Trop Med Int Health 2018 08 10;23(8):816-833. Epub 2018 Jul 10.

Department of Epidemiology and Preventive Medicine, School of Public Health and Preventive Medicine, Monash University, Melbourne, VIC, Australia.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1111/tmi.13080DOI Listing
August 2018

New enhanced influenza vaccines for older Australians: what promise do they hold?

Med J Aust 2018 08 16;209(3):110-112. Epub 2018 Jul 16.

Monash University, Melbourne, VIC.

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August 2018

Understanding the barriers to uptake of antenatal vaccination by women from culturally and linguistically diverse backgrounds: A cross-sectional study.

Hum Vaccin Immunother 2018 07 26;14(7):1591-1598. Epub 2018 Mar 26.

a The Ritchie Centre, Department of Obstetrics and Gynaecology , Monash University , Clayton , Victoria , Australia.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1080/21645515.2018.1445455DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC6067853PMC
July 2018

Epidemiological Data on the Effectiveness of Influenza Vaccine-Another Piece of the Puzzle.

J Infect Dis 2018 06;218(2):176-178

World Health Organization Collaborating Centre for Reference and Research on Influenza, and Department of Microbiology and Immunology, The University of Melbourne, Peter Doherty Institute for Infection and Immunity, Australia.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1093/infdis/jix635DOI Listing
June 2018

Difficulties of predicting the timing, size and severity of influenza seasons.

Respirology 2018 06 11;23(6):562-563. Epub 2018 Apr 11.

School of Public Health and Preventive Medicine, Monash University; Infection Prevention and Healthcare Epidemiology Unit, Alfred Health, Melbourne, VIC, Australia.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1111/resp.13310DOI Listing
June 2018

Parechovirus: an important emerging infection in young infants.

Med J Aust 2018 05;208(8):365-369

National Centre for Immunisation Research and Surveillance, Sydney, NSW.

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May 2018

Clinical variation in the use of echocardiography in Staphylococcus aureus bacteraemia: a multi-centre cohort study.

Eur J Clin Microbiol Infect Dis 2018 Mar 22;37(3):469-474. Epub 2018 Jan 22.

School of Public Health and Preventative Medicine, Monash University, Melbourne, Australia.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/s10096-018-3192-zDOI Listing
March 2018

Morbidity from in-hospital complications is greater than treatment failure in patients with Staphylococcus aureus bacteraemia.

BMC Infect Dis 2018 03 5;18(1):107. Epub 2018 Mar 5.

Department of Infectious Diseases, Austin Health, Austin Centre for Infection Research, PO Box 5555, Heidelberg, VIC, 3084, Australia.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1186/s12879-018-3011-2DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC5838938PMC
March 2018

Delays in presentation and diagnosis of pulmonary tuberculosis: a retrospective study of a tertiary health service in Western Melbourne, 2011-2014.

Intern Med J 2018 02;48(2):184-193

Department of Infectious Diseases, Western Health, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1111/imj.13551DOI Listing
February 2018

Immortal Time Bias in Assessing Evidence-Based Care Processes for Staphylococcus aureus Bacteremia.

JAMA Intern Med 2018 02;178(2):295-296

Victorian Infectious Disease Service, The Royal Melbourne Hospital, and The University of Melbourne, at the Peter Doherty Institute for Infection and Immunity, Victoria, Australia.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1001/jamainternmed.2017.7947DOI Listing
February 2018

Emerging infectious disease agents and blood safety in Australia: spotlight on Zika virus.

Med J Aust 2018 02;208(2):96

Monash University, Melbourne, VIC.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.5694/mja17.00612DOI Listing
February 2018

Erratum to "Emerging Infectious Diseases and Blood Safety: Modeling the Transfusion-Transmission Risk" (Transfusion Medicine Reviews 31/3 [2017] 154-164).

Transfus Med Rev 2018 01 15;32(1):66-68. Epub 2017 Aug 15.

Department of Epidemiology and Preventive Medicine, School of Public Health and Preventive Medicine, Monash University, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.tmrv.2017.07.005DOI Listing
January 2018

Influenza-associated Encephalitis/Encephalopathy Identified by the Australian Childhood Encephalitis Study 2013-2015.

Pediatr Infect Dis J 2017 Nov;36(11):1021-1026

From the *Sydney Medical School, University of Sydney, NSW, Australia; †Marie Bashir Institute of Infectious Diseases and Biosecurity Institute, University of Sydney, NSW, Australia; ‡The Children's Hospital at Westmead, NSW, Australia; §Department of Infectious Diseases, Princess Margaret Hospital, Subiaco, Western Australia, Australia; ¶School of Medicine, University of Western Australia, Australia; ‖Wesfarmers Centre for Vaccines and Infectious Diseases, Telethon Kids Institute, University of Western Australia, Australia; **National Centre for Immunisation Research and Surveillance, NSW, Australia; ††Royal Children's Hospital, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia; ‡‡Murdoch Children's Research Institute and University of Melbourne, Victoria, Australia; §§Women's and Children's Hospital, Robinson Research Institute and School of Medicine, University of Adelaide, Adelaide, South Australia, Australia; ¶¶Infection Management and Prevention service, Lady Cilento Children's Hospital, Queensland, Australia; ‖‖Australian Paediatric Surveillance Unit, NSW, Australia; ***School of Public Health and Preventive Medicine, Monash University, Victoria, Australia; and †††Infection Prevention and Healthcare Epidemiology Unit, Alfred Health, Victoria, Australia.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1097/INF.0000000000001650DOI Listing
November 2017

Cytomegalovirus Reactivation Is Associated with Increased Risk of Late-Onset Invasive Fungal Disease after Allogeneic Hematopoietic Stem Cell Transplantation: A Multicenter Study in the Current Era of Viral Load Monitoring.

Biol Blood Marrow Transplant 2017 Nov 7;23(11):1961-1967. Epub 2017 Aug 7.

The Peter Doherty Institute for Infection and Immunity, The University of Melbourne and Royal Melbourne Hospital, Melbourne, Australia; National Centre for Infections in Cancer, Peter MacCallum Cancer Centre, Melbourne, Australia; Victorian Infectious Diseases Service, Royal Melbourne Hospital at The Peter Doherty Institute for Infection and Immunity, Melbourne, Australia.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.bbmt.2017.07.025DOI Listing
November 2017

Criteria for Identifying Patients With Bacteremia Who Are at Low Risk of Endocarditis: A Systematic Review.

Open Forum Infect Dis 2017 24;4(4):ofx261. Epub 2017 Nov 24.

School of Public Health and Preventative Medicine, Monash University, Melbourne, Australia.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1093/ofid/ofx261DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC5751065PMC
November 2017

Painful loss of vision after an episode of herpes simplex encephalitis.

Intern Med J 2017 10;47(10):1210-1211

Department of Infectious Diseases, Alfred Health and Monash University, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1111/imj.13562DOI Listing
October 2017

Laboratory Workflow Analysis of Culture of Periprosthetic Tissues in Blood Culture Bottles.

J Clin Microbiol 2017 09 12;55(9):2817-2826. Epub 2017 Jul 12.

Division of Clinical Microbiology, Department of Laboratory Medicine and Pathology, Mayo Clinic, Rochester, Minnesota, USA

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1128/JCM.00652-17DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC5648717PMC
September 2017

Protecting newborns from pertussis: The role of partner vaccination in the era of maternal immunization.

Eur J Obstet Gynecol Reprod Biol 2017 Sep 25;216:159-163. Epub 2017 Jul 25.

Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Monash University, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia; Monash Infectious Diseases, Monash Health, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia; Monash Womens Monash Health, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia; Department of Infectious Diseases, Alfred Health, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.ejogrb.2017.07.031DOI Listing
September 2017

Immunometabolic and Lipidomic Markers Associated With the Frailty Index and Quality of Life in Aging HIV+ Men on Antiretroviral Therapy.

EBioMedicine 2017 Aug 18;22:112-121. Epub 2017 Jul 18.

Department of Infectious Diseases, The Alfred and Monash University, Level 2, Burnet Institute, 85 Commercial Road, Melbourne, VIC 3004, Australia; Burnet Institute, 85 Commercial Road, Melbourne, VIC 3004, Australia; Department of Microbiology and Immunology, University of Melbourne, Melbourne, Australia. Electronic address:

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.ebiom.2017.07.015DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC5552224PMC
August 2017

Reply to Skowronski and Chambers.

Clin Infect Dis 2017 07;65(2):355

School of Paediatrics and Child Health, UWA, Perth.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1093/cid/cix376DOI Listing
July 2017

Emerging Infectious Diseases and Blood Safety: Modeling the Transfusion-Transmission Risk.

Transfus Med Rev 2017 07 15;31(3):154-164. Epub 2017 May 15.

Department of Epidemiology and Preventive Medicine, School of Public Health and Preventive Medicine, Monash University, Melbourne, VIC, Australia.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.tmrv.2017.05.002DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC7126009PMC
July 2017

Repeated Vaccination Does Not Appear to Impact Upon Influenza Vaccine Effectiveness Against Hospitalization With Confirmed Influenza.

Clin Infect Dis 2017 Jun;64(11):1564-1572

School of Paediatrics and Child Health, and Wesfarmers Centre for Vaccines and Infectious Diseases, Telethon Kids Institute, University of Western Australia, Perth.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1093/cid/cix209DOI Listing
June 2017

Outcomes following detection of low level plasma HIV RNA in HIV-infected patients previously virologically suppressed on antiretroviral therapy: a retrospective observational study.

Sex Health 2017 06;14(3):238-243

Department of Infectious Diseases, The Alfred Hospital and Monash University, 55 Commercial Road, Melbourne, Vic. 3004, Australia.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1071/SH16165DOI Listing
June 2017

Emerging infectious disease agents and blood safety in Australia: spotlight on Zika virus.

Med J Aust 2017 Jun;206(10):455-460

Australian Red Cross Blood Service, Melbourne, VIC.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.5694/mja16.00833DOI Listing
June 2017

Community-acquired syndromes causing morbidity and mortality in Australia
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Commun Dis Intell Q Rep 2017 Mar 31;41(1):E49-E57. Epub 2017 Mar 31.

Department of General Medicine, University Hospital Geelong, Barwon Health, Geelong, Victoria.

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March 2017

Macrolide resistance in pneumococci-is it relevant?

Pneumonia (Nathan) 2016 7;8:10. Epub 2016 Jul 7.

Microbiology Unit, Alfred Health, Melbourne, Australia.

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July 2016