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Latest articles

Original articles

Salmonella Paratyphi A infection: implications for public health management of extra-intestinal presentations – case study of a neck abscess

Moniek Borsovszky, Sophie Norton, Shopna K Bag, Jen Kok || || Published online: 21/12/2021
Full Text: (Word 105.72 KB) (PDF 3.18 MB)

Epidemiology of mumps outbreaks and the impact of an additional dose of MMR vaccine for outbreak control in regional Queensland, Australia, 2017–2018

Jacina Walker, Odewumi Adegbija, Nicolas Smoll, Arifuzzaman Khan, Jordan Whicker, Heidi Carroll, Rachael Rodney Harris, Gulam Khandaker || || Published online: 21/12/2021
Full Text: (Word 298.97 KB) (PDF 3.31 MB)

Quarterly reports

Australian Gonococcal Surveillance Programme 1 April to 30 June 2021

Monica M Lahra, Masoud Shoushtari, Tiffany R Hogan || || Published online: 21/12/2021
Full Text: (Word 72.6 KB) (PDF 2.86 MB)

Meningococcal Surveillance Australia: Reporting period 1 April to 30 June 2021

Monica M Lahra, Masoud Shoushtari, Tiffany Hogan, for the National Neisseria Network, Australia || || Published online: 30/11/2021
Full Text: (Word 71.6 KB) (PDF 2.84 MB)

Annual reports

Australian Rotavirus Surveillance Program: Annual Report, 2020

Susie Roczo-Farkas, Sarah Thomas, Celeste M Donato, Nada Bogdanovic-Sakran, Julie E Bines and the Australian Rotavirus Surveillance Group || || Published online: 30/11/2021
Full Text: (Word 1.65 MB) (PDF 6.6 MB)

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Communicable Diseases Intelligence

Editor: Jennie Hood

Deputy editor: Simon Petrie

Design and production: Kasra Yousefi

Editorial Advisory Board:

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  • Mark Ferson
  • John Kaldor
  • Martyn Kirk
  • Linda Selvey

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.