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Deng L, Wood N, Danchin M. Seizures following vaccination in children: Risks, outcomes and management of subsequent revaccination. Australian Journal of General Practice. 30 September 2020 . [Full text]

Viner RM, Mytton OT, Bonell C, Melendez-Torres GJ, Ward JL, Hudson L, Waddington C, Thomas J, Russell S, Klis FVD, Koirala A, Ladhani S, Panovska-Griffiths J, Davies NG, Booy R, Eggo R. Susceptibility to and transmission of COVID-19 amongst children and adolescents compared with adults: a systematic review and meta-analysis. JAMA Paediatrics. 25 September 2020. [Full text]

Koirala A, Joo YJ, Khatami A, Chiu C, Britton PN. Vaccines for COVID-19: the current state of play. Paediatric Respiratory Reviews. 2020;35:43–49 . [Full text]

Muscatello DJ, McIntyre P. Comparing mortalities of the first wave of coronavirus disease 2019 (COVID-19) and of the 1918–19 winter pandemic influenza wave in the USA. International Journal of Epidemiology. 15 September 2020 . [Full text]

Bao J, Thorley B, Isaacs D, Dinsmore N, Elliott EJ, McIntyre P, Britton PN. Polio – The old foe and new challenges: an update for clinicians. Journal of Paediatrics and Child Health. 9 September 2020 . [Full text]

Wood N, Macartney K, Leask J, McIntyre P. Australia needs a vaccine injury compensation scheme. Australian Journal of General Practice. 9 September 2020. [Full text]

Singh-Grewal D, Lucas R, Macartney K, Cheng A, Wood N, Gostring, Britton P, Crawford N, Burgner D. Update on the COVID-19-associated inflammatory syndrome in children and adolescents; Paediatric Inflammatory Multisystem Syndrome-Temporally associated with SARS-CoV-2. Journal of Paediatrics and Child Health. 2020;56:1173-77 . [Full text]

Marshall HS, Koehler AP, Wang B, A’Houre Gold M, Quinn H, Crawford N, Pratt N, Sullivan TR, Macartney K. Safety of meningococcal B vaccine (4CMenB) in adolescents in Australia. Vaccine. 2020;38:5914-22 . [Full text ]

Phillips A, Hickie M, Totterdell J, Brotherton J, Dey A, Hill R, Snelling T, Macartney M. Adverse events following HPV vaccination: 11 years of surveillance in Australia. Vaccine. 2020;38:6038-6046. [Full text]

Toelle BG, Garden FL, McIntyre PB, Wood N, Marks GB for the Childhood Asthma Prevention team. Pertussis vaccination and allergic illness in Australian children. Pediatric Allergy and Immunology. 2020 . [Full text - Epub]