Year Published: 2015
Heywood AE, Forssman BL, Seale H, MacIntyre CR, Zwar N. General Practitioners' Perception of Risk for Travelers Visiting Friends and Relatives. Journal of Travel Medicine. 22(6): 368–374. October 2015.
Liu B, Heywood AE, Reekie J, Banks E, Kaldor JM, McINTYRE P, Newall AT, Macintyre CR. Risk factors for herpes zoster in a large cohort of unvaccinated older adults: a prospective cohort study. Epidemiology and Infection. 143 (3) 2871-2881. October 2015. [Full text]
Karki S, Gidding HF, Newall AT, McIntyre PB, Liu B. Risk factors and burden of acute Q fever in older adults in New South Wales, Australia: a prospective cohort study. Medical Journal of Australia. In press. October 2015.
Karki S, McIntyre P, Newall AT, MacIntyre CR, Banks E, Liu B. Risk factors for pertussis hospitalizations in Australians aged 45 years and over: A population based nested case–control study. Vaccine. 33(42): 5647–5653. October 2015. [Full text]
Barnes A, Heywood AE, Mahimbo A, Rahman B, Newall AT, Macintyre CR. Acute myocardial infarction and influenza: a meta-analysis of case–control studies. BMJ. Epub ahead of print. August 2015. [Full text]
Alqahtani AS, BinDhim NF, Tashani M, Willaby HW, Wiley KE, Heywood AE, Booy R, Rashid H. Pilot use of a novel Smartphone application to track travellers’ health behaviour and collect infectious disease data during Mass gathering: Hajj pilgrimage 2014. Journal of Epidemiology and Global Health. Epub ahead of print. August 2015. [Full text]
Dyda A, MacIntyre CR, Banks E, Kaldor J, Newall AT, McIntyre P, Liu B. Medicare Benefits Schedule data to monitor adult influenza immunisation in Australian adults. Public Health Research and Practice. Accepted for publication. August 2015.
Salmon DA, MacIntyre CR, Omer SB. Making mandatory vaccination truly compulsory: well-intentioned but ill conceived. The Lancet Infectious Diseases. 15(8):872-3. August 2015.
Heywood AE, Forssman BL, Seale H, MacIntyre CR, Zwar N. General Practitioners' Perception of Risk for Travelers Visiting Friends and Relatives. Journal of Travel Medicine. Published online. July 2015.
Li-Kim-Moy J, Yin JK, Rashid H, Khandaker G, King C, Wood N, Macartney KK, Jones C, Booy R . Systematic review of fever, febrile convulsions and serious adverse events following administration of inactivated trivalent influenza vaccines in children . Eurosurveillance. 20(24): pii=21159. June 2015. [Full text]
Dyda A, MacIntyre CR, McIntyre P, Newall AT, Banks E, Kaldor J, Liu B. Factors associated with influenza vaccination in middle and older aged Australian adults according to eligibility for the national vaccination program. Vaccine. 33(29):3299-305. May 2015. [Full text]
Ma T, Heywood A, MacIntyre CR. Chinese travellers visiting friends and relatives - A review of infectious risks. Travel Medicine Infectious Diseases. S1477-8939(15)00083-6 [Epub ahead of print]. May 2015. [Full text]
Dirmesropian S, Wood JG, MacIntyre CR, Newall AT. A review of economic evaluations of 13-valent pneumococcal conjugate vaccine (PCV13) in adults and the elderly. Human Vaccines & Immunotherapeutics. 11(4):818-25. May 2015. [Full text]
MacIntyre R, Stein A, Harrison C, Britt H, Mahimbo A, Cunningham A . Increasing Trends of Herpes Zoster in Australia. PLoS ONE. 10(4): e0125025. April 2015. [Full text]
Alqahtani AS, Wiley KE, Willaby HW, BinDhim NF, Tashani M, Heywood AE, Booy R and Rashid H. Australian Hajj pilgrims’ knowledge, attitude and perception about Ebola, November 2014 to February 2015. Eurosurveillance. 20 (12):pii=2107. March 2015. [Full text]
Wood JG, Goeyvaerts N, MacIntyre CR, Menzies RI, McIntyre PB, Hens N. Estimating vaccine coverage from serial trivariate serologic data in the presence of waning immunity. Epidemiology. Published ahead of print. March 2015. [Full text]
Newall AT, Dehollain JP. The cost-effectiveness of influenza vaccination in elderly Australians: An exploratory analysis of the vaccine efficacy required. Vaccine. 32(12):1323–1325 . March 2015. [Full text]
Wang X, Wu S, MacIntyre CR, Zhang H, Shi W, Peng X, et al. Using an adjusted serfling regression model to improve the early warning at the arrival of peak timing of influenza in beijing.. PLoS ONE. 26(3): 381–389. March 2015. [Full text]
Gao Z, Wood J, Gidding H, Newall A, Menzies R, Wang H, McIntyre P, MacIntyre C. Control of varicella in the post-vaccination era in Australia: a model-based assessment of catch-up and infant vaccination strategies for the future. Epidemiology and Infection. 143(7): 1467-1476. March 2015. [Full text]
Wood J G, Heywood A E, Menzies R I, McIntyre P B, MacIntyre CR . Predicting localised measles outbreak potential in Australia. Vaccine. Online publication . January 2015. [Full Text]
Rahman B, Heywood A, Moa A, MacIntyre CR. Influenza vaccination and cardiovascular risk in patients with recent TIA and stroke. Neurology. 84(1):105. January 2015.
Hayles H.E , Cooper SC, Wood N, Sinn J, Skinner S.R. What predicts postpartum pertussis booster vaccination? A controlled intervention trial. Vaccines. 33(1): 228–236. January 2015. [Full text]
Year Published: 2014
Barasheed O, Rashid H, Heron L, Ridda I, Haworth E, Nguyen-Van-Tam J, Dwyer DE, Booy R on behalf of the Hajj Research Team. Influenza vaccination among Australian Hajj Pilgrims: Uptake, attitudes, and barriers. Jounal of Travel Medicine. 21(6): 384-390. November 2014. [Full text]
Ridda I, Heywood A, Hueston L, Dwyer D, MacIntyre CR. The burden of pertussis in patients with and without recurrent ischaemic vascular events. Infectious Disorders - Drug Targets. [Epub ahead of print]. October 2014. [Abstract]
McIntyre PB, Clark TA. Pertussis vaccine in pregnancy—first dose for every infant? Commentary. The Lancet. 384 (9953): 1484-1486. October 2014. [Full text]
Quinn HE, Wood NJ, Cannings KL, Dey A, Wang H, Menzies RI, Moberley S, Reid S, McIntyre PB, Macartney KK. Intussusception following monovalent human rotavirus vaccine in Australia: severity and comparison of using healthcare database records versus case-confirmation to assess risk. The Pediatrics Infectious diseases. 33(9):959-965. September 2014. [Full text]
Wiley KE, Cooper SC, Wood N, Leask J. Understanding Pregnant Women’s Attitudes and Behavior Toward Influenza and Pertussis Vaccination. Qualitative Health Research. Published online. September 2014. [Full text]
Menzies RI, Jayasinghe SH, Krause VL, Chiu CK, McIntyre PB. Impact of pneumococcal polysaccharide vaccine in people aged 65 years or older. The Medical Journal of Australia. 200 (2): 112-115. August 2014. [Full text]
Heywood AE, Macartney KK, Wang H, McIntyre P. Varicella and herpes zoster hospitalizations before and after implementation of one-dose varicella vaccination in Australia: an ecological study. Bulletin of the World Health Organisation. 92: 593–604. August 2014.
Macartney KK, Heywood AE, McIntyre PB. Vaccines for post-exposure prophylaxis against varicella (chickenpox) in children and adults. Cochrane Database of Systematic Reviews. Online publication . July 2014. [Full text]
Gardner LM, Rey D, Heywood AE, Toms R, Wood J, Waller ST, Sheikh M, Macintyre CR. Discrepancies between observed and expected epidemiology of the Middle East respiratory syndrome coronavirus and the Hajj 2012 – a scenario-based approach. Risk Analysis. 34(8):1391-400. July 2014.
Tashani M, Barasheed O, Azeem M, Alfelali M, Badahdah AM, Bokhary H, Almasri N, Alshehri J, Matbouly G, Kalantan N, Heron L, Ridda I, Haworth E, Asghar A, Rashid H, Booy R. Pneumococcal Vaccine Uptake Among Australian Hajj pilgrims in 2011-13. Infectious Disorders - Drug Targets. 4(2): 117-124. July 2014. [Full text]
O'Grady KF, McHugh L, Nolan T, Richmond P, Wood N, Marshall HS, Lambert SB, Chatfield M, Andrews RM. FluMum: a prospective cohort study of mother-infant pairs assessing the effectiveness of maternal influenza vaccination in prevention of influenza in early infancy. BMJ Open. 4:6 e005676. June 2014. [Full text]
Chow MY, Yin JK, Heron L, Morrow A, Dierig A, Booy R, Leask J. The impact of influenza-like illness in young children on their parents: a quality of life survey. Quality of Life Research. 23(5):1651-60. June 2014. [Full text]
Wood N1, Marshall H, White OJ, Holt PG, McIntyre P. Antibody and cell mediated immunity to pertussis 4 years after monovalent acellular pertussis vaccine at birth. The Pediatrics Infectious diseases . 33(5):511-7 . May 2014. [Full text]
11. Maher L, Dawson A, Wiley K, Hope K, Torvaldsen S, Lawrence G, Conaty S. Influenza vaccination during pregnancy: a qualitative study of the knowledge, attitudes, beliefs, and practices of general practitioners in Central and South-Western Sydney. BMC Family Practice. 15(1):102. May 2014. [Full text]
C. Raina MacIntyre, Iman Ridda, Zhanhai Gao, Aye M. Moa mail, Peter B. McIntyre, John S. Sullivan, Thomas R. Jones, Andrew Hayen, Richard I. Lindley . A Randomized Clinical Trial of the Immunogenicity of 7-Valent Pneumococcal Conjugate Vaccine Compared to 23-Valent Polysaccharide Vaccine in Frail, Hospitalized Elderly. PLOS ONE. 24(2):310-314.. April 2014. [Full text]
Luyten J, Desmet P, Dorgali V, Hens N, Beutels P. Kicking against the pricks: vaccine sceptics have a different social orientation. European Journal of Public Health. 24(2):310-314. April 2014. [Full text]
Cunningham AL, Litt J and MacIntyre CR. Immunisation for herpes zoster: current status. The Medical Journal of Australia. 200(5):243-244. March 2014. [Full text]
Newall AT, Dehollain JP. The cost-effectiveness of influenza vaccination in elderly Australians: An exploratory analysis of the vaccine efficacy required. Vaccine. 32(12):1323-5. March 2014. [Full text]
Quinn HE, Snelling TL, Macartney KK, McIntyre PB . Duration of protection after first dose of acellular pertussis vaccine in infants. Pediatrics. 133(3):513. March 2014. [Full text]
MacIntyre, CR., Heywood, AE. The Bradford-Hill criteria and evidence of association between influenza vaccination and ischaemic heart disease. Heart. Online publication. January 2014. January 2014.
R. MacIntyre, A. Heywood, P. Koovor . Influenza virus vaccine reduces risk of ischemic events: time for a large-scale randomized trial?. Future Cardiology. 10(1) 35-37 . January 2014.
Year Published: 2013
MacIntyre CR. Elderly vaccination—The glass is half full. Heart . 5 (12A): 80-85 . December 2013. [Full text]
MacIntyre CR, Heywood AE, Kovoor P, Ridda I, Seale H, Tan T, Gao Z, Katelaris AL, Siu HWD, Lo V, Lindley R, Dwyer DE. Ischaemic heart disease, influenza and influenza vaccination: a prospective case control study . Heart. Online publication. December 2013. [Full text]
Maher L, Hope K, Torvaldsen S, Lawrence G, Dawson A, Wiley K, Thomson D, Hayen A, Conaty S. Influenza vaccination during pregnancy: coverage rates and influencing factors in two urban districts in Sydney. . 31(47):5557–5564. November 2013. [Full text]
Newall AT, Reyes JF, Wood JG, McIntyre P, Menzies R, Beutels P. Economic evaluations of implemented vaccination programmes: key methodological challenges in retrospective analyses. Vaccine. 32(7):759-65. November 2013. [Full text]
Oftadeh S, Gidding HF, Gilbert GL. Laboratory surveillance of invasive pneumococcal disease in New South Wales, Australia, before and after introduction of 7-valent conjugate vaccine: reduced disease, but not antibiotic resistance rates. Epidemiology and Infection. 25:1-10 [Epub ahead of print] doi:10.1017/S095026881200218X. September 2013. [Full text]
Wiley KE, Massey PD, Cooper Robbins SC, Wood N, Quinn HE, Leask J. Pregnant women’s intention to take up a post-partum pertussis vaccine, and their willingness to take up the vaccine while pregnant: a cross sectional survey. Vaccine. 31 (37):3972-8. August 2013. [Full text]
Luyten J, Engelen B, Beutels P. The sexual ethics of HPV vaccination for boys. HEC Forum. [Epub ahead of print]. August 2013.
R. I. Menzies, P. Markey, R Boyd, A. P. Koehler, P. B. McIntyre. No evidence of increasing Haemophilus influenzae non-b infection in Australian Aboriginal children. International Journal of Circumpolar Health. 72: 20992. August 2013. August 2013. [Full text]
Liyanage SS, Rahman B, Ridda I, Newall AT, Tabrizi SN, Garland SM, Segelov E, Seale H, Crowe PJ, Moa A, MacIntyre CR.. The aetiological role of human papillomavirus in oesophageal squamous cell carcinoma: a meta-analysis. PLoS ONE. 8(7): e69238. July 2013. [Full text]
Kilham H, Leask J. The Royal Australasian College of Physicians immunisation position statement. Journal of Paediatrics and Child Health. 49(6): 427-431. July 2013. [Full text]
Penelope Abbott, Robert Menzies, Joyce Davison, Louise Moore and Han Wang. Improving immunisation timeliness in Aboriginal children through personalised calendars. BMC Public Health. 13:598. June 2013. [Full text]
Hull, B., Menzies, R., Macartney, K., McIntyre, P. Impact of the introduction of rotavirus vaccine on the timeliness of other scheduled vaccines: the Australian experience. Vaccine. 31(15): 1964-1969. April 2013. April 2013. [Full text]
Beard FH, Macartney KK. Infants born in Australia to mothers from countries with a high prevalence of tuberculosis: to BCG or not to BCG? [letter]. The Medical Journal of Australia. 200 (3): 149-150. April 2013. [Full text]
Wiley KE, Massey PD, Cooper SC, Wood NJ, Ho J, Quinn HE, Leask J. Uptake of influenza vaccine by pregnant women: a cross-sectional survey. The Medical Journal of Australia. 198(7):373-5. March 2013. [Full Text]
Wiley KE, Leask J. Respiratory vaccine uptake during pregnancy. The Lancet Respiratory Medicine. 1(1): 9-11. March 2013. [Full Text]
Wiley KE, Zuo Y, Macartney KK, McIntyre PB. Sources of pertussis infection in young infants: a review of key evidence informing targeting of the cocoon strategy. Vaccine. 31(4) : 618 -25. January 2013. [Full text]
Gidding HF, Graves SR . Could it be Q fever? Seven lessons for Australia from the recent Dutch epidemic. Medical Journal of Australia. 198 (1): 9-10. January 2013. [Full text]
Luyten J, Dorgali V, Hens N, Beutels P. Public preferences over efficiency, equity and autonomy in vaccination policy: an empirical study. Social Science & Medicine. 77: 84-89. January 2013. [Full text]
Wiley KE, Zuo Y, Macartney KK, McIntyre PB. Sources of pertussis infection in young infants: a review of key evidence informing targeting of the cocoon strategy. Vaccine. 31(4):618-25. January 2013. [Full text]
Year Published: 2012
Liu B, Guthridge S, Li SQ, Markey P, Krause V, McIntyre P, Sullivan E, Ward J, Wood N, Kaldor JM. The end of the Australia antigen? An ecological study of the impact of universal newborn hepatitis B vaccination two decades on. Vaccine. 30(50): 7309-14. November 2012. [Full text]
Seale H, Trung L, Mackie FE, Kennedy SE, Boros C, Marshall H, Tidswell J, Shaw PJ, Montgomery K, MacIntyre CR. A qualitative study investigating knowledge and attitudes regarding human papillomavirus (HPV) and the HPV vaccine among parents of immunosuppressed children. Vaccine . 30(49):7027-31. November 2012. [Full text]
Ridda I, Yin JK, King C, MacIntyre CR, McIntyre P. The importance of pertussis in older adults: a growing case for reviewing vaccination strategy in the elderly. Vaccine. 30(48):6745-6752. November 2012. [Full text]
Berry JG, Ryan P, Gold MS, Braunack-Mayer AJ, Duszynski KM, for the Vaccine Assessment Using Linked Data (VALiD) Working Group. A randomised controlled trial to compare opt-in and opt-out parental consent for childhood vaccine safety surveillance using data linkage. Journal of Medical Ethics. 38(10):619-625 . October 2012. [Full text]
Seale H, Kaur R, Macintyre CR. Understanding Australian healthcare workers' uptake of influenza vaccination: examination of public hospital policies and procedures. BMC Health Services Research. 12(1):325. September 2012. [Full text]
Seale H, Macintyre CR. Seasonal influenza vaccination in Australian hospital health care workers: a review. Medical Journal of Australia. 195(6):336-8. September 2012. [Full text]
Heywood AE, Newall AT, Gao Z, Wood JG, Breschkin A, Nicholson S, Gidding HF, Dwyer DE, Gilbert GL, Macintyre CR. Changes in seroprevalence to hepatitis A in Victoria, Australia: a comparison of three time points. Vaccine. 30(42):6020-6026. September 2012. [Full text]
Newall AT, Dehollain JP, Wood JG. Under-explored assumptions in influenza vaccination models: Implications for the universal vaccination of children. Vaccine . 30(39):5776–5781. August 2012. [Full text]
Ward K, Chow MY, King C, Leask J. Strategies to improve vaccination uptake in Australia, a systematic review. Australian and New Zealand Journal of Public Health. 36(4):369-377. July 2012. [Full text]
Liu BC, McIntyre P, Kaldor JM, Quinn H, Ridda I, Banks E. Pertussis in older adults: prospective study of risk factors and morbidity. Clinical Infectious Diseases. 55(11):1450-1456. July 2012. [Full text]
Heywood AE, Watkins RE, Lamsirithaworn S, Nilvarangkul K, MacIntyre CR. A cross-sectional study of pre-travel health-seeking practices among travelers departing Sydney and Bangkok airports. BMC Public Health. 12:321 doi:10.1186/1471-2458-12-321. May 2012. [Full text]
Seale H, Mak JP, Razee H, Macintyre CR. Examining the knowledge, attitudes and practices of domestic and international university students towards seasonal and pandemic influenza. BMC Public Health. 12(1):307. April 2012. [Full text]
MacIntyre CR, Ridda I, Seale H, Gao Z, Ratnamohan VM, Donovan L, Zeng F, Dwyer DE. Respiratory viruses transmission from children to adults within a household. Vaccine. 30(19):3009-3014. April 2012. [Full text]
Heywood AE, Zhang M, MacIntyre CR, Seale H. Travel risk behaviours and uptake of pre-travel health preventions by university students in Australia. BMC Infectious Diseases . 12:43. February 2012. [Full text]
Li A, Newall AT, Britt H, MacIntyre CR. The cost and disease burden of pneumonia in general practice in Australia. Vaccine. 30(5):830- 831. January 2012. [Full text]
Year Published: 2011
Polkinghorne BG, Muscatello DJ, MacIntyre CR, Lawrence GL, Middleton PM, Torvaldsen S. Relationship between the population incidence of febrile convulsions in young children in Sydney, Australia and seasonal epidemics of influenza and respiratory syncytial virus, 2003-2010: a time series analysis. BMC Infectious Diseases. 11:291. October 2011. [Full text]
Newall AT, Creighton P, Philp DJ, Wood JG, MacIntyre CR. The potential cost-effectiveness of infant pneumococcal vaccines in Australia. Vaccine. 29(45):8077-85. October 2011. [Full text]
Ridda I, Seale H, Katelaris A, Heywood AE, Tan TC, Macintyre CR, Dwyer DE. Pneumococcal colonisation following influenza infection. Vaccine. 29(38):6444-5. September 2011. [Full text]
Ridda I, Seale H, Katelaris AL, Heywood AE, Tan TC, MacIntyre CR, Dwyer DE. Pneumococcal colonisation following influenza infection. Vaccine . 29(38):6444-6445. . September 2011. [Abstract]
MacIntyre R, Torzillo P, McIntyre P, Richmond P, Andrews R, Goldblatt D,Grabenstein J,Ridda I, Menzies R, Macartney K. An update on adult vaccination against pneumococcal disease- Proceedings of a Public Forum. UNSWorks. Conference proceedings. August 2011. http://handle.unsw.edu.au/1959.4/52369
Sheikh M, Nugus PI, Gao Z, Holdgate A, Short AE, Al Haboub A, Macintyre CR. Equity and access: understanding emergency health service use by newly arrived refugees. Medical Journal of Australia. 195(2):74-76. July 2011. [Full text]
Luyten J, Vandevelde A, van Damme P, Beutels P. Vaccination policy and ethical challenges posed by herd immunity, suboptimal uptake and subgroup targeting. Public health ethics. 4:(3): 280-291. doi: 10.1093/phe/phr032. January 2011. [Ful text]