Australia’s notifiable diseases status, 2003: Annual report of the National Notifiable Diseases Surveillance System - References

The Australia’s notifiable diseases status, 2003 report provides data and an analysis of communicable disease incidence in Australia during 2003. The full report is available in 20 HTML documents. This document contains the References. The full report is also available in PDF format from the Table of contents page.

Page last updated: 14 April 2005

Megge Miller, Paul Roche, Keflemariam Yohannes, Jenean Spencer, Mark Bartlett, Julia Brotherton, Jenny Hutchinson, Martyn Kirk, Ann McDonald, Claire Vadjic


1. National Centre for Immunisation Research and Surveillance of Vaccine Preventable Diseases. Childhood Immunisation coverage. Commun Dis Intell 2004;28:421–422.

2. National Centre in HIV Epidemiology and Clinical Research. HIV/AIDS, viral hepatitis and sexually transmissible infections in Australia – Annual surveillance report, 2004. Sydney: University of New South Wales; 2004.

3. OzFoodNet Working Group. Foodborne disease investigation across Australia: Annual report of the OzFoodNet network. Commun Dis Intell 2004;28:359–389.

4. National Enteric Pathogens Surveillance System. National Enteric Pathogens Surveillance System, Human Annual report 2003. Melbourne: Microbiological Diagnostic Unit, University of Melbourne; 2004.

5. Horby P, Gilmour R, Wang H, McIntyre P. Progress towards eliminating Hib in Australia: an evaluation of Haemophilus influenzae type b prevention in Australia, 1 July 1993 to 30 June 2000. Commun Dis Intell 2003;27:324–341.

6. Yohannes K, Roche P, Hampson A, Miller M, Spencer J. Annual report of the National Influenza Surveillance Scheme, 2003. Commun Dis Intell 2004;28:160–168.

7. Australian Gonococcal Surveillance Programme. Annual report of the Australian Gonococcal Surveillance Programme, 2003. Commun Dis Intell 2004;28:187–193.

8. Adverse Drug Reactions Committee. Extensive limb swelling and DTPa booster doses. Australian Adverse Drug Reactions Bulletin 2001;20:10.

9. Blumer CE, Roche P, Spencer J, Lin M, Milton AP, Bunn C, et al. Australia's notifiable disease status, 2001: Annual report of the National Notifiable Diseases Surveillance System. Commun Dis Intell 2003;27:1–77.

10. Chibo D, Riddell M, Catton M, Lyon M, Lum GD, Birch C. Studies of measles viruses circulating in Australia between 1999 and 2001 reveals a new genotype. Virus Research 2003;91:213–221.

11. Guy RJ, Andrews RM, Kelly HA, Leydon J, Riddell MA, Lambert SB, et al. Mumps and rubella: a year of enhanced surveillance and laboratory testing. Epidemiol Infect 2004;132:391–398.

12. Torvaldsen S, McIntyre P. Effect of the preschool pertussis booster on national notifications of disease in Australia. Paediatr Infect Dis J 2003;22:956–959.

13. National Health and Medical Research Council. The Australian Immunisation Handbook. 8th edn. Canberra; 2003.

14. Elliott EJ, McIntyre P, Ridley G, Morris A, Massie J, Mc Eniery J, et al. National study of infants hospitalized with pertussis in the acellular vaccine era. Pediatr Infect Dis J 2004;23:246–252.

15. Roche P, Krause V, Bartlett M, Coleman D, Cook H, Counahan M, et al. Invasive pneumococcal disease in Australia, 2003. Commun Dis Intell 2004;28:441–454.

16. Brussen KA, Stambos V, Thorley B. Annual report of the Australian National Poliovirus Reference Laboratory, 2003. Commun Dis Intell 2004;28:339–344.

17. Gidding H, Young M, Pugh R, Burgess M. Rubella in Australia: can we explain two recent cases of congenital rubella syndrome? Commun Dis Intell 2003;27:537–540.

18. Forrest JM, Burgess M, Donovan T. A resurgence of congenital rubella in Australia? Commun Dis Intell 2003;27:533–535.

19. Condon R. Epidemiology and acute symptomatology of epidemic polyartheritis in Western Australia, 1988–1989. Commun Dis Intell 1991;15:442–446.

20. Lindsay M, Oliveira N, Jasinska E, Johansen C, Wright A, Smith D, et al. Western Australia's largest recorded outbreak of Ross River virus disease. Arbovirus Research Aust 1997;7:147–152.

21. Broom A. Sentinel chicken surveillance program in Australia, July 2002 to June 2003. Commun Dis Intell 2003;27:367–369.

22. Ritchie SA, Rochester W. Wind-blown mosquitoes and introduction of Japanese encephalitis into Australia. Emerg Infect Dis 2001;7:900–903.

23. Blumer C, Roche P, Spencer J, Lin M, Milton A, Bunn C, et al. Australia's notifiable diseases status, 2001: annual report of the National Notifiable Diseases Surveillance System. Commun Dis Intell 2003;27:1–78. Erratum in: Commun Dis Intell 2003;27:284.

24. Solomon T, Ni H, Beasley DW, Ekkelenkamp M, Cardosa MJ, Barrett AD. Origin and evolution of Japanese encephalitis in southeast Asia. J Virol 2003;77:3091–3098.

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26. Lester R, Beaton S, Carnie J, Barbis D, Rouch G. A case of human anthrax in Victoria. Commun Dis Intell 1997;21:47–48.

27. Animal Health Australia. Animal health in Australia 2002. Canberra: Animal Health Australia; 2003.

28. Warrilow D, Smith IL, Harrower B, Smith GA. Sequence analysis of an isolate from a fatal human infection of Australian bat lyssavirus. Virology 2002;297:109–119.

29. Lin M, Roche P, Spencer J, Milton A, Wright P, Witteveen D, et al. Australia's notifiable disease status, 2000. Annual report of the National Notifiable Diseases Surveillance System. Commun Dis Intell 2002;26:118–203.

30. Li J, O'Brien ED, Guest C. A review of national legionellosis surveillance in Australia, 1991 to 2000. Commun Dis Intell 2002;26:462–470.

31. ProMED-mail. Legionellosis potting soil, Australia (South). Available from: 2003: Archive number 200321229.3160.

32. Steele TW, Moore CV, Sangster N. Distribution of Legionella longbeachae serogroup 1 and other Legionellae in potting soils in Australia. Appl Environ Microbiol 1990;56:2984–2988.

33. Greig JE, Carnie J, Tallis G, Ryan NJ, Tan AG, Gordon IR, et al. An outbreak of Legionnaires disease at Melbourne aquarium, April 2000: investigation and case-control studies. Med J Aust 2004;180:566–572.

34. World Health Organization. Leprosy elimination in the Western Pacific. Available from: Accessed on 18 August 2004.

35. Mak DB, Platt EM, Heath CH. Leprosy transmission in the Kimberley, Western Australia: still a reality in 21st century Australia. Med J Aust 2003;179:452.

36. Cohen N. Introduction of the National Meningococcal C Vaccination Program. Commun Dis Intell 2003;27:161–162 [Editorial].

37. Orr HJ, Gray SJ, Macdonald M, Stuart JM. Saliva and meningococcal transmission. Emerg Infect Dis 2003;9:1314–1315.

38. Tapsall J. Annual report of the Australian Meningococcal Surveillance Programme, 2003. Commun Dis Intell 2004;28:194–206.

39. Li J, Roche P, Spencer J, National Tuberculosis Advisory Committee. Tuberculosis notifications in Australia, 2003. Commun Dis Intell 2004;28:528–538.


This article {extract} was published in Communicable Diseases Intelligence Vol 29 No 1 March 2005 and may be downloaded as a full version PDF from the Table of contents page.

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