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High burden of infectious disease and antibiotic use in early life in Australian Aboriginal communities.

Aust N Z J Public Health 2019 Apr 6;43(2):149-155. Epub 2019 Feb 6.

Victorian Infectious Diseases Reference Laboratory, Peter Doherty Institute for Infection and Immunity, The Royal Melbourne Hospital and The University of Melbourne, Victoria.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1111/1753-6405.12876DOI Listing
April 2019

Treatment, prevention and public health management of impetigo, scabies, crusted scabies and fungal skin infections in endemic populations: a systematic review.

Trop Med Int Health 2019 Mar 28;24(3):280-293. Epub 2019 Jan 28.

Menzies School of Health Research, Charles Darwin University, Casuarina, Australia.

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http://doi.wiley.com/10.1111/tmi.13198
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http://dx.doi.org/10.1111/tmi.13198DOI Listing
March 2019

B Part of It study: a longitudinal study to assess carriage of Neisseria meningitidis in first year university students in South Australia.

Hum Vaccin Immunother 2019 4;15(4):987-994. Epub 2019 Jan 4.

a Vaccinology and Immunology Research Trials Unit , Women's and Children's Health Network , Adelaide , SA , Australia.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1080/21645515.2018.1551672DOI Listing
January 2019

Scabies and risk of skin sores in remote Australian Aboriginal communities: A self-controlled case series study.

PLoS Negl Trop Dis 2018 07 25;12(7):e0006668. Epub 2018 Jul 25.

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

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1371/journal.pntd.0006668DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC6078322PMC
July 2018

Epidemiology of invasive meningococcal B disease in Australia, 1999-2015: priority populations for vaccination.

Med J Aust 2017 Nov;207(9):382-387

National Centre for Immunisation Research and Surveillance (NCIRS), Sydney, NSW.

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November 2017

Birth outcomes for Australian mother-infant pairs who received an influenza vaccine during pregnancy 2012-2014: The FluMum study.

Vaccine 2017 08;35(35 Pt B):4492-4493

Centre for Child Development and Education, Menzies School of Health Research, Spring Hill, Brisbane 4000, Queensland, Australia.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.vaccine.2017.06.008DOI Listing
August 2017

Investigations into the association between soil-transmitted helminth infections, haemoglobin and child development indices in Manufahi District, Timor-Leste.

Parasit Vectors 2017 Apr 19;10(1):192. Epub 2017 Apr 19.

Research School of Population Health, College of Medicine, Biology and Environment, The Australian National University, 62 Mills Rd, Acton, ACT, 2601, Australia.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1186/s13071-017-2084-xDOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC5395746PMC
April 2017

Birth outcomes for Australian mother-infant pairs who received an influenza vaccine during pregnancy, 2012-2014: The FluMum study.

Vaccine 2017 03 9;35(10):1403-1409. Epub 2017 Feb 9.

Institute of Health & Biomedical Innovation, Centre for Children's Health Research, Queensland University of Technology, South Brisbane, Queensland, Australia.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.vaccine.2017.01.075DOI Listing
March 2017

Policy making for vaccine use as a driver of vaccine innovation and development in the developed world.

Vaccine 2017 03;35(10):1380-1389

Emory University School of Medicine, Division of Infectious Diseases, Atlanta, GA, USA.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.vaccine.2016.10.080DOI Listing
March 2017

Water, Sanitation and Hygiene (WASH) and environmental risk factors for soil-transmitted helminth intensity of infection in Timor-Leste, using real time PCR.

PLoS Negl Trop Dis 2017 03 27;11(3):e0005393. Epub 2017 Mar 27.

Research School of Population Health, College of Medicine, Biology and Environment, The Australian National University, Acton, Australian Capital Territory, Australia.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1371/journal.pntd.0005393DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC5383321PMC
March 2017

Developing research priorities for Australia's response to infectious disease emergencies.

Commun Dis Intell Q Rep 2017 Mar 31;41(1):E1-E3. Epub 2017 Mar 31.

Marie Bashir Institute for Infectious Diseases and Biosecurity, The University of Sydney and Westmead Institute for Medical Research, The University of Sydney, New South Wales
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March 2017

Water, sanitation and hygiene related risk factors for soil-transmitted helminth and Giardia duodenalis infections in rural communities in Timor-Leste.

Int J Parasitol 2016 Nov 8;46(12):771-779. Epub 2016 Sep 8.

Research School of Population Health, College of Medicine, Biology and Environment, The Australian National University, 62 Mills Rd, Acton, ACT 2601, Australia.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.ijpara.2016.07.005DOI Listing
November 2016

Influenza vaccination coverage among pregnant Indigenous women in the Northern Territory of Australia.

Commun Dis Intell Q Rep 2016 Sep 30;40(3):E340-E346. Epub 2016 Sep 30.

Deputy Director, Menzies School of Health Research, Charles Darwin University, Northern Territory.

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September 2016

The Global Epidemiology of Impetigo: A Systematic Review of the Population Prevalence of Impetigo and Pyoderma.

PLoS One 2015 28;10(8):e0136789. Epub 2015 Aug 28.

Department of Infectious Diseases, Princess Margaret Hospital for Children, Perth, Western Australia, Australia; Telethon Kids Institute, University of Western Australia, Perth, Western Australia, Australia.

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http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC4552802PMC
May 2016

Complexities and Perplexities: A Critical Appraisal of the Evidence for Soil-Transmitted Helminth Infection-Related Morbidity.

PLoS Negl Trop Dis 2016 05 19;10(5):e0004566. Epub 2016 May 19.

Research School of Population Health, College of Medicine, Biology, and Environment, The Australian National University, Canberra, Australian Captial Territory, Australia.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1371/journal.pntd.0004566DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC4873196PMC
May 2016

The Importance of Scabies Coinfection in the Treatment Considerations for Impetigo.

Pediatr Infect Dis J 2016 Apr;35(4):374-8

From the *Royal Children's Hospital Melbourne, Melbourne, Australia; †Royal Darwin Hospital, Darwin, Australia; ‡Menzies School of Health Research, Charles Darwin University, Darwin, Australia; §Telethon Kids Institute, University of Western Australia, Perth, Australia; and ¶Princess Margaret Hospital for Children, Perth, Australia.

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April 2016

Cord blood vitamin D and the risk of acute lower respiratory infection in Indigenous infants in the Northern Territory.

Med J Aust 2016 Apr;204(6):238

Menzies School of Health Research, Brisbane, QLD.

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April 2016

Medically-attended respiratory illnesses amongst pregnant women in Brisbane, Australia.

Commun Dis Intell Q Rep 2015 Sep 30;39(3):E319-22. Epub 2015 Sep 30.

Child Health Research Centre, The University of Queensland, St Lucia, Queensland and Queensland Children's Medical Research Institute, Queensland University of Technology, Kelvin Grove, Queensland.

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September 2015

Standardising and assessing digital images for use in clinical trials: a practical, reproducible method that blinds the assessor to treatment allocation.

PLoS One 2014 6;9(11):e110395. Epub 2014 Nov 6.

Telethon Kids Institute for Child Health Research, University of Western Australia, Perth, WA, Australia; Princess Margaret Hospital for Children, Perth, WA, Australia.

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http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC4222834PMC
July 2015

Vitamin D insufficiency among hospitalised children in the Northern Territory.

J Paediatr Child Health 2014 Jul 18;50(7):512-8. Epub 2014 Jun 18.

Menzies School of Health Research, Charles Darwin University, Darwin, Northern Territory, Australia.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1111/jpc.12623DOI Listing
July 2014

Comparison of three methods for the recovery of skin pathogens from impetigo swabs collected in a remote community of Northern Territory, Australia.

Trans R Soc Trop Med Hyg 2013 Jun 23;107(6):384-9. Epub 2013 Apr 23.

Menzies School of Health Research, Charles Darwin University, Casuarina, NT 0811, Australia.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1093/trstmh/trt032DOI Listing
June 2013

Vaccines for preventing pneumococcal infection in adults.

Cochrane Database Syst Rev 2013 Jan 31(1):CD000422. Epub 2013 Jan 31.

Menzies School of Health Research, Darwin, Australia.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1002/14651858.CD000422.pub3DOI Listing
January 2013

Skin disease in the first two years of life in Aboriginal children in East Arnhem Land.

Australas J Dermatol 2011 Nov 2;52(4):270-3. Epub 2011 Sep 2.

Department of Dermatology, Princess Alexandra Hospital, Brisbane, Queensland, Australia.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1111/j.1440-0960.2011.00806.xDOI Listing
November 2011

Maternal smoking and smoking in the household during pregnancy and postpartum: findings from an Indigenous cohort in the Northern Territory.

Med J Aust 2011 May;194(10):556-9

Menzies School of Health Research, Charles Darwin University, Darwin, NT. vanessa.johnstonATmenzies.edu.au

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May 2011

Skin disorders, including pyoderma, scabies, and tinea infections.

Pediatr Clin North Am 2009 Dec;56(6):1421-40

Menzies School of Health Research, Charles Darwin University, PO Box 41096, Darwin, Northern Territory 0811, Australia.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.pcl.2009.09.002DOI Listing
December 2009

Rotavirus and the indigenous children of the Australian outback: monovalent vaccine effective in a high-burden setting.

Clin Infect Dis 2009 Aug;49(3):428-31

Menzies School of Health Research and Charles Darwin University, Darwin, Australia.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1086/600395DOI Listing
August 2009

Missed opportunities to vaccinate a cohort of hospitalised elderly with pneumococcal and influenza vaccines.

Vaccine 2007 Jul 21;25(28):5146-54. Epub 2007 May 21.

Department of Paediatrics, University of Melbourne, Royal Children's Hospital, Flemington Road, Parkville, Victoria 3052, Australia.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.vaccine.2007.04.082DOI Listing
July 2007

Prevention of community-acquired pneumonia among a cohort of hospitalized elderly: benefit due to influenza and pneumococcal vaccination not demonstrated.

Vaccine 2007 Jun 26;25(23):4631-40. Epub 2007 Mar 26.

Department of Paediatrics, University of Melbourne, Royal Children's Hospital, Flemington Rd, Parkville, Victoria 3052, Australia.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.vaccine.2007.03.015DOI Listing
June 2007

Validity of self-reported influenza and pneumococcal vaccination status among a cohort of hospitalized elderly inpatients.

Vaccine 2007 Jun 26;25(25):4775-83. Epub 2007 Apr 26.

Department of Paediatrics, University of Melbourne, Royal Children's Hospital, Flemington Road, Parkville, Victoria 3052, Australia.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.vaccine.2007.04.015DOI Listing
June 2007

The epidemiology of invasive group A streptococcal disease in Victoria, Australia.

Med J Aust 2007 Jun;186(11):565-9

School of Population Health, Department of Paediatrics, University of Melbourne, Melbourne, VIC.

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June 2007

Low rates of streptococcal pharyngitis and high rates of pyoderma in Australian aboriginal communities where acute rheumatic fever is hyperendemic.

Clin Infect Dis 2006 Sep 9;43(6):683-9. Epub 2006 Aug 9.

Tropical and Emerging Infectious Diseases Division, Menzies School of Health Research, Charles Darwin University, Casuarina, NT, Australia.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1086/506938DOI Listing
September 2006

Measles surveillance in Victoria, Australia.

Bull World Health Organ 2006 Feb 23;84(2):105-11. Epub 2006 Feb 23.

National Centre for Epidemiology and Population Health, Australian National University, Canberra, Australia.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.2471/blt.05.025064DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC2626528PMC
February 2006

Influenza and pneumococcal vaccine coverage among a random sample of hospitalised persons aged 65 years or more, Victoria.

Commun Dis Intell Q Rep 2005 ;29(3):283-8

Centre for International Child Health and Clinical Epidemiology and Biostatistics Unit, Murdoch Childrens Research Institute, Parkville, Victoria.

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November 2005

Assessment of vaccine coverage following the introduction of a publicly funded pneumococcal vaccine program for the elderly in Victoria, Australia.

Authors:
Ross M Andrews

Vaccine 2005 Apr;23(21):2756-61

National Centre for Epidemiology and Population Health, Australian National University, Canberra, Australia.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.vaccine.2004.11.039DOI Listing
April 2005

Reliability of parental reports of head lice in their children.

Med J Aust 2005 Feb;182(3):137-8

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February 2005

Monitoring measles elimination in Victoria.

Aust N Z J Public Health 2005 Feb;29(1):58-63

National Centre for Epidemiology and Population Health, Australian National University, Australian Capital Territory.

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February 2005

Effectiveness of a publicly funded pneumococcal vaccination program against invasive pneumococcal disease among the elderly in Victoria, Australia.

Vaccine 2004 Nov;23(2):132-8

National Centre for Epidemiology and Population Health, Australian National University, Canberra, Australia.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.vaccine.2004.06.016DOI Listing
November 2004

Establishing thresholds for influenza surveillance in Victoria.

Aust N Z J Public Health 2003 ;27(4):409-12

Epidemiology Division, Victorian Infectious Diseases Reference Laboratory, Locked Bag 815, Carlton South, Victoria 3053.

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February 2004

Mumps and rubella surveillance in Victoria, 1993 to 2000.

Commun Dis Intell Q Rep 2003 ;27(1):94-9

Communicable Diseases Section, Public Health Division, Department of Human Services, Melbourne, Victoria.

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July 2003

Measles transmission in healthcare settings in Australia.

Med J Aust 2002 Jan;176(2):50-1

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January 2002