Publications - 2017

Published Year:
2017
Publication Detail:

Deng L, Reekie J, Ward JS, Hayen A, Kaldor J, Kong M, Hunt JM and Bette Liu, Trends in the prevalence of hepatitis B infection among women giving birth in New South Wales. Medical Journal of Australia, 2017; 206 (7): 301-305. Full text

Bui CM;Chughtai AA;Adam DC;MacIntyre CR, 2017, 'An overview of the epidemiology and emergence of influenza A infection in humans over time', Archives of Public Health, vol. 75, http://dx.doi.org/10.1186/s13690-017-0182-z

Menzies RI, Leask J, Royle J, MacIntyre CR. Vaccine myopia: adult vaccination also needs attention. The Medical journal of Australia. 2017;206(6):238-9. https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/28358998

Awadh A, Chughtai AA, Dyda A, Sheikh M, Heslop DJ, MacIntyre CR. Does Zika Virus Cause Microcephaly - Applying the Bradford Hill Viewpoints. PLoS currents. 2017;9. https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/28357156

Bui CM, Gardner L, MacIntyre R, Sarkar S. Influenza A H5N1 and H7N9 in China: A spatial risk analysis. PLoS One. 2017;12(4):e0174980. https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/28376125

Burchett HE, Leurent B, Baiden F, Baltzell K, Bjorkman A, Bruxvoort K, et al. Improving prescribing practices with rapid diagnostic tests (RDTs): synthesis of 10 studies to explore reasons for variation in malaria RDT uptake and adherence. BMJ open. 2017;7(3):e012973. https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/28274962

Chen Y, Glass K, Liu B, Korda RJ, Riley TV, Kirk MD. Burden of Clostridium difficile infection: Associated hospitalization in a cohort of middle-aged and older adults. Am J Infect Control. 2017. https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/28089675

Chen Y, Glass K, Liu B, Riley TV, Korda R, Kirk MD. A population-based longitudinal study of Clostridium difficile infection-related hospitalization in mid-age and older Australians. Epidemiology and infection. 2017;145(3):575-82. https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/27780483

Chughtai AA, Wang Q, Dung TC, Macintyre CR. The presence of fever in adults with influenza and other viral respiratory infections. Epidemiology and infection. 2017;145(1):148-55. https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/27691995

Deng L, Reekie J, Ward JS, Hayen A, Kaldor JM, Kong M, et al. Trends in the prevalence of hepatitis B infection among women giving birth in New South Wales. The Medical journal of Australia. 2017;206(7):301.

Duong MC, McLaws ML. Dangerous practices in a hemodialysis unit in Vietnam identify from mixed methods. BMC Infect Dis. 2017;17(1):181. https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/28249573

Hopkins H, Bruxvoort KJ, Cairns ME, Chandler CI, Leurent B, Ansah EK, et al. Impact of introduction of rapid diagnostic tests for malaria on antibiotic prescribing: analysis of observational and randomised studies in public and private healthcare settings. BMJ. 2017;356:j1054. https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/28356302

Jan S, Wiseman V. Updated Recommendations for Cost-effectiveness Studies. Jama. 2017;317(1):89-90. https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/28030693

Kpozehouen E, Heywood AE, Kay M, Smith M, Paudel P, Sheikh M, et al. Improving access to immunisation for migrants and refugees: recommendations from a stakeholder workshop. Aust N Z J Public Health. 2017;41(2):118-20. https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/27868296

Kwok YL, Harris P, McLaws ML. Social cohesion: The missing factor required for a successful hand hygiene program. Am J Infect Control. 2017;45(3):222-7. https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/27938987

McLaws ML. Our health care workers need more than infection prevention best practice while caring for patients with novel and highly pathogenic infections. Am J Infect Control. 2017;45(1):4-5. https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/27856074

Menzies RI, Leask J, Royle J, MacIntyre CR. Vaccine myopia: adult vaccination also needs attention. The Medical journal of Australia. 2017;206(6):238-9. https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/28358998

Moa AM, Muscatello DJ, Turner RM, MacIntyre CR. Epidemiology of influenza B in Australia: 2001-2014 influenza seasons. Influenza Other Respir Viruses. 2017;11(2):102-9. https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/27650482

Muscatello DJ, Chughtai AA, Heywood A, Gardner LM, Heslop DJ, MacIntyre CR. Translation of Real-Time Infectious Disease Modeling into Routine Public Health Practice. Emerg Infect Dis. 2017;23(5). https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/28418309

Narasimhan P, MacIntyre CR, Mathai D, Wood J. High rates of latent TB infection in contacts and the wider community in South India. Transactions of the Royal Society of Tropical Medicine and Hygiene. 2017:1-7. https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/28407146

Neave PE, Nair B, Heywood AE. Student travel health and the role of universities and health clinics in New Zealand to prevent imported infections: a cross-sectional study. Journal of travel medicine. 2017;24(3). https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/28395034

Reyes JF, Wood JG, Beutels P, Macartney K, McIntyre P, Menzies R, et al. Beyond expectations: Post-implementation data shows rotavirus vaccination is likely cost-saving in Australia. Vaccine. 2017;35(2):345-52. https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/27916411

Saha A, Rosewell A, Hayen A, MacIntyre CR, Qadri F. Improving immunization approaches to cholera. Expert Rev Vaccines. 2017;16(3):235-48. https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/27805467

Storr J, Twyman A, Zingg W, Damani N, Kilpatrick C, Reilly J, et al. Core components for effective infection prevention and control programmes: new WHO evidence-based recommendations. Antimicrob Resist Infect Control. 2017;6(1):6. https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/28078082

Visser T, Bruxvoort K, Maloney K, Leslie T, Barat LM, Allan R, et al. Introducing malaria rapid diagnostic tests in private medicine retail outlets: A systematic literature review. PLoS One. 2017;12(3):e0173093. https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/28253315

Wong Z, Bui C, Chughtai A, Macintyre C. A systematic review of early modelling studies of Ebola virus disease in West Africa. Epidemiology & Infection. 2017:1-26.

Wong ZS, Bui CM, Chughtai AA, Macintyre CR. A systematic review of early modelling studies of Ebola virus disease in West Africa. Epidemiology and infection. 2017;145(6):1069-94. https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/28166851

Om C, Daily F, Vlieghe E, McLaughlin JC, McLaws ML. Pervasive antibiotic misuse in the Cambodian community: antibiotic-seeking behaviour with unrestricted access. Antimicrobial resistance and infection control. 2017;6:30. https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC5366159/pdf/13756_2017_Article_187.pdf

McCalla S, Reilly M, Thomas R, McSpedon-Rai D. An automated hand hygiene compliance system is associated with improved monitoring of hand hygiene. American Journal of Infection Control. 2017.

Julija Pecerska, James Wood, Mark M. Tanaka and Tanja Stadler. Chapter 15. Mathematical models for the epidemiology and evolution of Mycobacterium tuberculosis in Strain diversity in the Mycobacterium tuberculosis complex: its role in biology, epidemiology and control. (Elsevier, to appear 2017)

Trinh L, Macartney K, McIntyre P, Chiu C, Dey A, Menzies R. Investigating adverse events following immunisation with pneumococcal polysaccharide vaccine using electronic General Practice data. Vaccine. 2017;35(11):1524-9.

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