Communicable Diseases Intelligence Volume 42 - September newsletter



The Future of CDI

Cindy Toms || PII: CDI.2018.42.8/issn.2209-6051 || Published online: 12/09/2018
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Original Articles

Use of tuberculin skin test, chest radiograph and interferon-gamma release assay to select migrants for treatment of latent tuberculosis

Michael G Flynn, Megan A Rees, Ayesha Saqib || PII: CDI.2018.42.1/issn.2209-6051 || Published online: 12/09/2018
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Australian vaccine preventable disease epidemiological review series: varicella-zoster virus infections, 1998–2015

Meru Sheel, Frank Beard, Helen Quinn, Aditi Dey, Martyn Kirk, Ann Koehler, Peter Markey, Peter McIntyre, Kristine, Macartney || PII: CDI.2018.42.2/issn.2209-6051 || Published online: 12/09/2018
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Distribution of Bacillus Calmette–Guérin (BCG) Vaccine in Victoria 2013-2015

N.X. Wong, N. Crawford, J. Lawrie, J. Hickman, S. Elia, J. Buttery || PII: CDI.2018.42.4/issn.2209-6051 || Published online: 12/09/2018
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An Outbreak of Paralytic Shellfish Poisoning in Tasmania

Laura J Edwards, Katrina Wilson, Mark GK Veitch || PII: CDI.2018.42.5/issn.2209-6051 || Published online: 12/09/2018
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Evaluation of Australia’s Enhanced Invasive Pneumococcal Disease (IPD) Surveillance Program

Alexandra M Marmor, David Harley || PII: CDI.2018.42.6/issn.2209-6051 || Published online: 12/09/2018
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All 2018 Articles


Annual reports

Australian Paediatric Surveillance Unit Annual Report, 2017

Suzy Teutsch, Yvonne Zurynski, Elizabeth Elliott, and all chief investigators of APSU surveillance studies || PII: CDI.2018.42.7/issn.2209-6051 || Published online: 12/09/2018
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All 2018 Articles


Cindy Toms

Deputy Editors

Phil Wright

Editorial and Production Staff

Leroy Trapani
Kasra Yousefi

Editorial Advisory Board

Peter McIntyre (Chair)
David Durrheim
Mark Ferson
John Kaldor
Martyn Kirk

ISSN: 2209-6051 (Online)


Opinions expressed in Communicable Diseases Intelligence are those of the authors and not necessarily those of the Australian Government Department of Health or the Communicable Diseases Network Australia. Data may be subject to revision.