Australia's notifiable diseases status, 1998: Annual report of the National Notifiable Diseases Surveillance System - References

The Australia’s notifiable diseases status 1998 report provides data and an analysis of communicable disease incidence in Australia during 1998. This section of the annual report contains the list of references used in the creation of the annual report. The full report can be viewed in 12 HTML documents and is also available in PDF format.

Page last updated: 11 November 1999

This article {extract} was published in Communicable Diseases Intelligence Volume 23 Number 11 - 28 October 1999 and may be downloaded as a full version PDF from the Table of contents page.


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3. Hall R and the Communicable Diseases Network - Australia. Annual report of the National Notifiable Diseases Surveillance System, 1992. Commun Dis Intell 1993;17:466-487, 502-511.

4. Longbottom H, Evans D, Myint H, Hargreaves J. Annual report of the National Notifiable Diseases Surveillance System, 1993. Commun Dis Intell 1994;18:518-548.

5. Hargreaves J, Longbottom H, Myint H et al. Annual report of the National Notifiable Diseases Surveillance System, 1994. Commun Dis Intell 1995;19:542-574.

6. Herceg A, Oliver G, Myint H, et al. Annual report of the National Notifiable Diseases Surveillance System, 1995. Commun Dis Intell 1996;20:440-464.

7. Curran M, Harvey B, Crerar S, et al. Annual report of the National Notifiable Diseases Surveillance System, 1996. Commun Dis Intell 1997;21:281-307.

8. O'Brien E, D'Souza R, Gilroy N, et al. Australia's notifiable diseases status, 1997. Commun Dis Intell 1999;23:1-27.

9. Herceg A. The decline of Haemophilus influenzae type b disease in Australia. Commun Dis Intell 1997;21:173-176.

10. Dawson D. Tuberculosis in Australia: Bacteriologically confirmed cases and drug resistance, 1994 and 1995. Commun Dis Intell 1997;21:245-249.

11. Oliver G and Harvey B. Tuberculosis Notifications in Australia, 1995. Commun Dis Intell 1997;21:261-269.

12. National Centre in HIV Epidemiology and Clinical Research. HIV/AIDS and related diseases In Australia, Annual Surveillance Report, 1998.

13. Australian Gonococcal Surveillance Programme. Annual report of the Australian Gonococcal Surveillance Programme, 1998. Commun Dis Intell 1999;23:193-197.

14. The Australian Meningococcal Surveillance Programme. Annual report of the Australian Meningococcal Surveillance Programme, 1997. Commun Dis Intell 1998;22:205-210.

15. O'Brien ED, Sam GA, Mead C. Methodology for measuring Australia's childhood immunisation coverage. Commun Dis Intell 1998;22:36-37.

16. Crofts N, Thompson S and Kaldor J: Epidemiology of the hepatitis C virus, Canberra, Communicable Diseases Intelligence Technical Report Series,1999;46-7, 40-46, 50.

17. Sharp JCM and Reilly WJ. Recent trends in foodborne infections in Europe and North America. British Food Journal 1994;96:25-34.

18. Salmonellosis outbreak. Commun Dis Intell 1998;22:155.

19. Brennan P, Holland R, Hall R, Cameron S. An outbreak of Salmonella Typhimurium RDNC A045 at a wedding feast in South Australia. Commun Dis Intell 1999;23:101-103.
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20. Amin J, Heath T, Morrell S. Hepatitis A in Australia in the 1990s: future directions in surveillance and control. Commun Dis Intell 1998;23:120-124.

21. Ferson M. Hepatitis A - the neglected sexually transmitted disease. Commun Dis Intell 1997;22:113, letter.

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23. Hall, R. Notifiable Disease Surveillance, 1917 to 1991. Commun Dis Intell 1993;17:226-236.

24. Dore, G. J. and J. M. Kaldor. Sexually transmissible diseases surveillance in Australia: towards a coordinated national system. Commun Dis Intell 1998;22:49-52.

25. WHO Western Pacific Gonococcal Antimicrobial Surveillance Programme. Resistance in gonococci isolated in the Western Pacific Region to various antimicrobials used in the treatment of gonorrhoea, 1997. Commun Dis Intell 1998;22:288-291.

26. Halliday L, Roberts L, Hampson A. Annual report of the National Influenza Surveillance Scheme, 1998. Commun Dis Intell 1999;23:185-192.

27. Kennett ML, Brussen KA, Stambos V et al. Report of the Australian National Polio Reference Laboratory 1 January to 31 December 1998. Commun Dis Intell 1999;23:124-128.

28. D'Souza R, Kennett ML, Antony J et al. Acute flaccid paralysis surveillance in Australia progress report 1995-1998. Commun Dis Intell 1999;23:128-131.

29. The Australian Paediatric Surveillance Unit. The Sixth Annual Report of the Australian Paediatric Surveillance Unit, 1998. Sydney: Bayside Lithographics, 1999

30. D'Souza RM, Watson C, Kennett M. Australia's contribution to global polio eradication initiatives. Aust N Z J Public Health 1999;23:289-94.

31. Kennett ML, Brussen KA, Wood DJ, van der Avoort HG, Ras A, Kelly HA. Australia's last reported case of wild Polio virus infection. Commun Dis Intell 1999;23:77-79.

32. Sullivan EM, Burgess MA, Forrest JM. The epidemiology of rubella and congenital rubella in Australia, 1992 to 1997. Commun Dis Intell 1999;23:209-214.

33. NCIRS. Australian Measles Control Campaign 1998 Evaluation Report. University of Sydney, Royal Alexandra Hospital for Children, 30 June 1999.

34. National Health and Medical Research Council. Measles: guidelines for the control of outbreaks in Australia. Canberra: Australian Government Publishing Service, 1996.

35. Heath T, Burgess M, McIntyre P, Catton M. The National Measles Surveillance Strategy. Commun Dis Intell 1999;23:41-49.

36. The Enhanced Measles Surveillance Working Party. Implementing a system of enhanced surveillance for measles in Victoria. Commun Dis Intell 1999;23:51-54.

37. Mackenzie JS, Broom AK, Hall R et al. Arboviruses in the Australian region 1990 to 1998. Commun Dis Intell 1998;22:93-100.

38. Japanese encephalitis on the Australian mainland. Commun Dis Intell 1998;22:80.

39. Dengue 3 in Cairns: the story so far. Commun Dis Intell 1998;22:109-110.
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40. Foley P, Hemsley C, Muller K, Maroske G, Ritchie S. Importation of Aedes Albopictus in Townsville, Queensland. Commun Dis Intell 1998;22:3-4.

41. Stevenson WJ and Hughes KL. Synopsis of zoonoses in Australia, 1995, vii. AGPS, 1998.

42. Hibink F, Penrose M, Kovacova K et al. Q fever is absent from New Zealand. Int J Epidemiol 1993;22:945-949.

43. Garner MG, Longbottom HM, Cannon RM et al. A review of Q fever in Australia 1991-1994. Aust N Z J Public Health 1997;21:722-730.

44. Q fever outbreak in an abattoir in Cooma, NSW. Commun Dis Intell 1998;22:222.

45. Raoult D, Marrie T. Q fever. Clin Infect Dis 1995;20:489-496.

46. Casolin A. Q fever in New South Wales Department of Agriculture workers. J Occup Environ Med. 1999;41:273-8.

47. Gilbert GL. Brucellosis: continuing risk. Med J Aust 1993;159:147-8.

48. Robson JM, Harrison MW; Wood RN. Brucellosis: re-emergence and changing epidemiology in Queensland. Med J Aust. 1993;159:153-8.

49. Jenkins DJ, Craig NA. The role of foxes Vulpes vulpes in the epidemiology of Echinococcus granulosis in urban environments. Med J Aust 1992;157:754-6.

50. Jenkins DJ, Power K. Human hydatidosis in New South Wales and the Australian Capital Territory, 1987-1992. Med J Aust 1996;164:18-21.

51. Legionnaires disease outbreak. Commun Dis Intell 1998;22:155

52. Meningococcal infection. Communicable Diseases Surveillance Highlights. Commun Dis Intell 1998;22:255.

53. Meningococcal infection. Communicable Diseases Surveillance Highlights. Commun Dis Intell 1999;23:194.

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