Topics: Infectious conditions

This list is a topic specific collection of information relevant to Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander health. It includes peer reviewed original articles and reports and non-peer reviewed summaries or reviews published in the HealthBulletin. Journal articles, reports and other publications, conference presentations, theses, resources and websites published or presented elsewhere are also included. Please see the about section for further information.

Hep B side

iTalk Studios (2017) Hep B side NT: iTalk Studios Hep B side is a YouTube video created by iTalk Studios for the Northern Territory Aids and Hepatitis Council to encourage everyone to get tested for the Hepatitis B virus.


Trends in hepatitis C antibody prevalence among Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people attending Australian Needle and Syringe Programs, 1996-2015

Graham S, Maher L, Wand H, Doyle M, Iversen J (2017) Trends in hepatitis C antibody prevalence among Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people attending Australian Needle and Syringe Programs, 1996-2015 International Journal of Drug Policy; In press


Are scabies and impetigo ‘normalised’? A cross-sectional comparative study of hospitalised children in northern Australia assessing clinical recognition and treatment of skin infections

Yeoh DK, Anderson A, Cleland G, Bowen AC (2017) Are scabies and impetigo ‘normalised’? A cross-sectional comparative study of hospitalised children in northern Australia assessing clinical recognition and treatment of skin infections PLOS Neglected Tropical Diseases; 11(7): e0005726 Retrieved 3 July 2017 from https://doi.org/10.1371/journal.pntd.0005726


Water, sanitation and hygiene in remote Indigenous Australian communities: a scan of priorities

Hall N, Barbosa MC, Currie D, Dean AJ, Head B, Hill PS, Naylor S, Reid S, Selvey L, Willis J (2017) Water, sanitation and hygiene in remote Indigenous Australian communities: a scan of priorities Brisbane: Global Change Institute, The University of Queensland


National Key Performance Indicators for Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander primary health care: results from June 2016. National key performance indicators for Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander primary

Wright K, Miller D, Howle T, Seebus I (2017) National Key Performance Indicators for Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander primary health care: results from June 2016. National key performance indicators for Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander primary health care series no. 4 Canberra: Australian Institute of Health and Welfare


Repeat pneumococcal polysaccharide vaccine in Indigenous Australian adults is associated with decreased immune responsiveness

Moberley S, Licciardi PV, Balloch A, Andrews R, Leach AJ, Kirkwood M, Binks P, Mulholland K, Carapetis J, Tang MLK, Skull S (2017) Repeat pneumococcal polysaccharide vaccine in Indigenous Australian adults is associated with decreased immune responsiveness Vaccine; In Press: (1-8)


Strongyloidiasis, scabies and impetigo – household clustering in a Northern Territory community

Howarth T (2016) Strongyloidiasis, scabies and impetigo – household clustering in a Northern Territory community Unpublished Master of Public Health thesis, Charles Darwin University: Darwin


Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander health performance framework 2017 report

Australian Health Ministers’ Advisory Council (2017) Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander health performance framework 2017 report Canberra: Department of the Prime Minster and Cabinet


Immunisation coverage annual report, 2014

Hull BP, Hendry AJ, Dey A, Beard FH, Brotherton JM, McIntyre PB (2017) Immunisation coverage annual report, 2014 Communicable Diseases Intelligence; 41: (E68-E90)


More bark than bite: comparative studies are needed to determine the importance of canine zoonoses in Aboriginal communities. A critical review of published research

Smout F, Schrieber L, Speare R, Skerratt LF (2017) More bark than bite: comparative studies are needed to determine the importance of canine zoonoses in Aboriginal communities. A critical review of published research Zoonoses and Public Health; Early View: (1-10)


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