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Deng L, Wood N, Macartney K, Gold M, Crawford N, Buttery J, Richmond P, Barton B. Developmental outcomes following vaccine-proximate febrile seizures in young children: a prospective case-control study. Neurology. 2020;95(3). . [Abstract]

Patel C, Beard F, Hendry A, Quinn H, Dey A, Macartney K, Hueston L, Dwyer DE, McIntyre P. Australian mumps serosurvey 2012–2013: any cause for concern? . Communicable Diseases Intelligence 2020;44. [Full text]

Dyda A, King C, Dey A, Leask J, Dunn A. A systematic review of studies that measure parental vaccine attitudes and beliefs in childhood vaccination. BMC Public Health. 2020;20:1253 . [Full text]

Rashid H, Dey A, Manocha R, Tashani M, Macartney K, Beard F. Australia’s national zoster vaccination program: Knowledge, attitudes and behaviour of general practitioners. Communicable Diseases Intelligence. 2020;44. [Full text]

Badahdah A, Bakarman MA, Khatami A, Tashani M, Barasheed O, Alfelali M, Azeem MI, Bokhary H, Soltan O, Lahra MM, Jeoffreys N, Kok J, Dwyer DE, Booy R, Rashid H and the Hajj Research Team. Meningococcal and pneumococcal carriage in Hajj pilgrims: findings of a randomized controlled trial. Journal of Travel Medicine. 2020;27:taaa032. [Abstract ]

Top KA, Macartney K, Bettinger JA, Tan B, Blyth CC, Marshall HS, Vaudry W, Halperin SA, McIntrye P. Active surveillance of acute pediatric hospitalisations demonstrates the impact of vaccination programs and informs vaccine policy in Canada and Australia. Eurosurveillance. 2020;25:pii=1900562. [Full text]

Glover C, Crawford N, Leeb A, Wood N, Macartney K. Active SMS-based surveillance of adverse events following immunisation with influenza and pertussis-containing vaccines in Australian pregnant women using AusVaxSafety. Vaccine. 2020;38:4892-4900 . [Abstract]

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. 2020;8:2004-2014 doi: . [Abstract ]

McRae JE, Quinn HE, Saravanos GL, Carlson SJ, Britton PN, Crawford NW, Wood NJ, Marshall HS, Macartney KK on behalf of the PAEDS network. Paediatric Active Enhanced Disease Surveillance (PAEDS) 2017 and 2018: Prospective hospital-based surveillance. Communicable Diseases Intelligence. 2020;44 . [Full text]

Meder K, Jayasinghe S, Beard F, Dey A, Kirk M, Cook H, Strachan J, Sintchenko V, Smith H, Pennington K, Giele C, Howden B, Krause V, McIntyre P . Long-term impact of pneumococcal conjugate vaccines on invasive disease and pneumonia hospitalizations in Indigenous and non-Indigenous Australians. Clinical Infectious Diseases. 2020;70:2607-2615 . [Abstract]