Publications

Muttucumaru R, Lau CL, Leeb A, Mills DJ, Wood N, Furuya-Kanamori L. Post-marketing surveillance of 10,392 herpes zoster vaccines doses in Australia. Vaccine 2024;42:3166-3171. doi: 10.1016/j.vaccine.2024.03.066 . [Full text]

Townley B, Akin D, Dimaguila GL, Sawires R, Sepulveda Kattan G, King S, Bines J, Wood N, Lambert S, Buttery J. Exploring the infectious contribution to intussusception causality using the effects of COVID-19 lockdowns in Australia: an ecological study. Clinical Infectious Diseases 2024; ciae084. doi: 10.1093/cid/ciae084 (Epub). [Abstract]

Carter MJ, Shrestha S, O'Reilly P, Gurung P, Gurung M, Thorson S, Kandasamy R, Voysey M, O'Mahony E, Kelly S, Ansari I, Shah G, Amatya P, Tcherniaeva I, Berbers G, Murdoch DR, Pollard AJ, Shrestha S, Kelly DF; on behalf the PneumoNepal Study Group. Evaluation of acute and convalescent antibody concentration against pneumococcal capsular polysaccharides for the diagnosis of pneumococcal infection in children with community-acquired pneumonia. Pediatric Infectious Diseases Journal 2024;43:e67-e70. doi: 10.1097/INF.0000000000004185. [Full text]

Albutti A, Mahdi HA, Alwashmi AS, Alfelali M, Barasheed O, Barnes EH, Shaban RZ, Booy R, Rashid H. The relationship between hand hygiene and rates of acute respiratory infections among Umrah pilgrims: a pilot randomised controlled trial. Journal of Infection and Public Health 2024;17:34-41. doi: 10.1016/j.jiph.2023.04.003. [Full text]

Walker GJ, Foster CS, Sevendal A, Domazetovska A, Kamalakkannan A, Williams PC, Kim KW, Condylios A, Stelzer-Braid S, Bartlett AW, Rawlinson W. Clinical, genomic, and immunological characterization of RSV surge in Sydney, Australia, 2022. Pediatrics 2024;153:e2023063667. doi: 10.1542/peds.2023-063667. [Full text]

Hasan T, Lynch M, King C, Wehbe C, Plymoth M, Islam MS, Iannuzzi T, Dao A, Lai J, Martiniuk A, Desai S, Sheel M. Vaccine-preventable disease outbreaks among healthcare workers: a scoping review. Clinical Infectious Diseases 2024:ciae209. doi: 10.1093/cid/ciae209 (Epub). [Abstract]

Hossain FB, Jayasinghe S, Blazek K, He WQ, Liu B. Pneumococcal vaccination and primary care presentations for acute respiratory tract infection and antibiotic prescribing in older adults. PloS ONE 2024;19:e0299924. doi: 10.1371/journal.pone.0299924 (Epub). [Abstract]

Hossain FB, Muscatello D, Jayasinghe S, Jonnagaddala J, Liu B. Uptake of pneumococcal vaccines in older Australian adults before and after universal public funding of PCV13. Vaccine 2024;S0264-410X(24)00426-2. doi: 10.1016/j.vaccine.2024.04.012 (Epub). [Abstract]

Attwell K, Wiley K, Leask J, Seale H, Carlson SJ, Cashman P, Karras J, Danchin M, Kaufman J. The Collaboration on Social Science and Immunisation (COSSI): global lessons from a successful Australian research and practice network. Vaccine 2024;42:1420-1423. doi: 10.1016/j.vaccine.2024.01.107 (Epub). [Abstract]

Hashan MR, Smoll N, Chapman G, King C, Walker J, Kirk M, Akbar D, Booy R, Khandaker G. Epidemiology of COVID-19 outbreaks in aged care facilities during postvaccine period: a systematic review and meta-analysis. BMJ Open 2024;14:e073555. doi: 10.1136/bmjopen-2023-073555 (Epub). [Abstract]