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Hendry AJ, Beard F, Dey A, Quinn H, Hueston L, Dwyer D, McIntyre P. Lower immunity to poliomyelitis viruses in Australian young adults not eligible for inactivated polio vaccine. Vaccine. 7 February 2020 [EPub ahead of print]. [Full text - Epub]

Jayasinghe S, Sheridan S, Macartney K. Herpes zoster vaccination in Australia: what’s available and who benefits? . Australian Prescriber. 2020;43:2–6 . [Full text]

Estcourt MJ, Campbell DE, Gold MS, Richmond P, Allen KJ, Quinn HE, Marsh JA, Peters RL, Valerio C, Dai D, Waddington CS, Wood NJ, McIntyre PB, Holt PG, Snelling TL. Whole cell pertussis vaccination and decreased risk of IgE-mediated food allergy: a nested case-control study. The Journal of Allergy and Clinical Immunology: In Practice. doi: [EPub ahead of print]. [Abstract - Epub]

Frank O, Bernardo C, Gonzalez D, Macartney K, Menzies R, Stocks N. Pneumococcal vaccination uptake among patients aged 65 years or over in Australian general practice. Human Vaccines & Immunotherapeutics. 17 January 2020. [EPub ahead of print].. [Full text - Epub]

Wolfenden L, Bolsewicz K, Grady A, McCrabb S, Kingsland M, Wiggers J, Bauman A, Wyse R, Nathan N, Sutherland R, Hodder RK, Fernandez M, Lewis C, Taylor N, McKay H, Grimshaw J, Hall A, Moullin J, Albers B, Batchelor S, Attia J, Milat A, Bailey A, Rissel C,. Optimisation: defining and exploring a concept to enhance the impact of public health initiatives. Health Research Policy and Systems. 2019;17 (108). doi:10.1186/s12961-019-0502-6. [Full text]

Oliver J, Thielemans E, McMinn A, Baker C, Britton PN, Clark JE, Marshall HS, Blyth CC, Francis J, Buttery J, Steer AC, Crawford NW and on behalf of the PAEDS investigators. Invasive group A Streptococcus disease in Australian children: 2016 to 2018 – a descriptive cohort study. BMC Public Health 2019;19:1750 doi:10.1186/s12889-019-8085-2. [Full text]

Newall AT, Wood JG, Chen C, McIntyre P, Beutels P. Reply to letter: Retrospective cost-effectiveness of the 23-valent pneumococcal polysaccharide vaccination program in Australia. Vaccine. 2019;52:7534. doi: 10.1016/j.vaccine.2019.09.108. [Full text]

Webster F, Gidding H, Matthews V, Taylor R, Menzies R. What isn’t measured isn’t done – eight years with no progress in Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander adult influenza and pneumococcal vaccination. Australian and New Zealand Journal of Public Health. 16 October 2019. doi: 10.1111/1753-6405.12944 . [Full text]

Wood N. Vaccination of women in the pre-conception and post-partum periods. Materal immunization. In: Leuridan EE, Nunes MC, Jones CE (eds) . London; Academic Press: 2019. . [Abstract]

Nguyen T, Bartlett A, Koirala A, Mcmullan B. Varicella – more than just a rash. Medicine Today. 2019;20:55-8 . [Abstract]