Communicable Diseases Intelligence - Current issue - June 2016

This issue contains one peer-reviewed article, two short reports, eight annual reports and revised surveillance case definitions as well as the regular quarterly data reports

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Contents

This issue is available as a full PDF (3.5 MB) or by individual articles below.

Original article

An evaluation of the use of short message service during an avian influenza outbreak on a poultry farm in Young
Lisa M Stephenson, Janice S Biggs, Vicky Sheppeard, Tracey L Oakman
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Short reports

Q fever and contact with kangaroos in New South Wales
James Flint, Craig B Dalton, Tony D Merritt, Stephen Graves, John K Ferguson, Maggi Osbourn, Keith Eastwood, David N Durrheim
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Estimates of influenza vaccine coverage from Victorian surveillance systems based in the community, primary care and hospitals
Benjamin Coghlan, Heath A Kelly, Sandra J Carlson, Kristina A Grant, Karin Leder, Craig B Dalton, Allen C Cheng
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Annual reports

Creutzfeldt-Jakob disease surveillance in Australia: update to December 2014
Genevieve M Klug, Alison Boyd, Shannon Sarros, Christiane Stehmann, Marion Simpson, Catriona McLean, Colin L Masters, Steven J Collins
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Australian Paediatric Surveillance Unit annual report, 2014
Marie Deverell, Yvonne Zurynski, Elizabeth Elliott, and all chief investigators of APSU surveillance studies
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Australian Meningococcal Surveillance Programme annual report, 2014
Monica M Lahra, Rodney P Enriquez
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Australian Group on Antimicrobial Resistance Australian Enterobacteriaceae Sepsis Outcome Programme annual report, 2014
Jan M Bell, John D Turnidge, Geoffrey W Coombs, Denise A Daley, Thomas Gottlieb, Jenny Robson, Narelle George

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Australian Group on Antimicrobial Resistance Australian Enterococcal Sepsis Outcome Programme annual report, 2014
Geoffrey W Coombs, Denise A Daley, Yung Thin Lee, Stanley Pang, Julie C Pearson, J Owen Robinson, Paul DR Johnson, Despina Kotsanas, Jan M Bell, John D Turnidge for the Australian Group on Antimicrobial Resistance
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Australian Group on Antimicrobial Resistance Australian Staphylococcus aureus Sepsis Outcome Programme annual report, 2014
Geoffrey W Coombs, Denise A Daley, Yung Thin Lee, Julie C Pearson, J Owen Robinson, Graeme R Nimmo, Peter Collignon, Benjamin P Howden, Jan M Bell, John D Turnidge for the Australian Group on Antimicrobial Resistance
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Australian trachoma surveillance annual report, 2013
Carleigh S Cowling, Bette C Liu, Thomas L Snelling, James S Ward, John M Kaldor, David P Wilson
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Invasive pneumococcal disease in Australia, 2011 and 2012
Cindy Toms, Rachel de Kluyver and the Enhanced Invasive Pneumococcal Disease Surveillance Working Group for the Communicable Diseases Network Australia
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Policy and guidelines

Revised surveillance case definitions: Brucellosis and Flavivirus infection (unspecified) including Zika virus case definition
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New surveillance case definition: Middle East Respiratory Syndrome Coronavirus (MERS-CoV)
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Quarterly reports

OzFoodNet quarterly report, 1 April to 30 June 2014
The OzFoodNet Working Group
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National Notifiable Diseases Surveillance System, 1 January to 31 March 2016
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Australian childhood immunisation coverage, October to September cohort, assessed as at 31 December 2015
Alexandra Hendry for the National Centre for Immunisation Research and Surveillance of Vaccine Preventable Diseases
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Australian Sentinel Practices Research Network, 1 January to 31 March 2016
Monique B-N Chilver, Daniel Blakeley, Nigel P Stocks for the Australian Sentinel Practices Research Network
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Invasive pneumococcal disease surveillance, 1 January to 31 March 2016
Kate Pennington, Anna Glynn-Robinson, Cindy Toms and the Enhanced Invasive Pneumococcal Disease Surveillance Working Group, for the Communicable Diseases Network Australia
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Editor: Margaret Curran
Deputy Editor: Katrina Knope
Associate Editors: Timothy Sloan-Gardner
Editorial and Production Staff: Alison Milton

ISSN 1445-4866 Online

cdi.editor@health.gov.au


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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.