Topics: Infectious other

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.

The rise of methicillin resistant Staphylococcus aureus: now the dominant cause of skin and soft tissue infection in Central Australia

Macmorran E, Harch S, Athan E, Lane S, Tong S, Crawford L, Krishnaswamy S, Hewagama S (2017) The rise of methicillin resistant Staphylococcus aureus: now the dominant cause of skin and soft tissue infection in Central Australia Epidemiology and Infection; First view


Community-based prescribing for impetigo in remote Australia: an opportunity for antimicrobial stewardship

Oliver SJ, Cush J, Ward JE (2017) Community-based prescribing for impetigo in remote Australia: an opportunity for antimicrobial stewardship Frontiers in Public Health; 5: 158 Retrieved 12 July 2017 from https://dx.doi.org/10.3389%2Ffpubh.2017.00158


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


The burden of invasive infections in critically ill Indigenous children in Australia

Ostrowski JA, MacLaren G, Alexander J, Stewart P, Gune S, Francis JR, Ganu S, Festa M, Erickson SJ, Straney L, Schlapbach LJ (2017) The burden of invasive infections in critically ill Indigenous children in Australia Medical Journal of Australia; 206: (78-84)


Sociodemographic and geographical inequalities in notifiable infectious diseases in Australia: a retrospective analysis of 21 years of national disease surveillance data

Gibney KB, Cheng AC, Hall R, Leder K (2016) Sociodemographic and geographical inequalities in notifiable infectious diseases in Australia: a retrospective analysis of 21 years of national disease surveillance data The Lancet Infectious Diseases; In press: (http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/S1473-3099(16)30309-7)


Australian Burden of Disease Study: impact and causes of illness and death in Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people 2011

Australian Institute of Health and Welfare (2016) Australian Burden of Disease Study: impact and causes of illness and death in Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people 2011 Canberra: Australian Institute of Health and Welfare


Individual and population level impacts of illicit drug use, sexual risk behaviours on sexually transmitted infections among young Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people: results from the GOANNA survey

Wand H, Ward J, Bryant J, Delaney-Thiele D, Worth H, Pitts M, Kaldor JM (2016) Individual and population level impacts of illicit drug use, sexual risk behaviours on sexually transmitted infections among young Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people: results from the GOANNA survey BMC Public Health; 16: 600 Retrieved 19 July 2016 from http://dx.doi.org/10.1186/s12889-016-3195-6


General health, otitis media, nasopharyngeal carriage and middle ear microbiology in Northern Territory Aboriginal children vaccinated during consecutive periods of 10-valent or 13-valent pneumococcal conjugate vaccines

Leach AJ, Wigger C, Beissbarth J, Woltring D, Andrews R, Chatfield MD, Smith-Vaughan H, Morris PS (2016) General health, otitis media, nasopharyngeal carriage and middle ear microbiology in Northern Territory Aboriginal children vaccinated during consecutive periods of 10-valent or 13-valent pneumococcal conjugate vaccines International Journal of Pediatric Otorhinolaryngology; 86: (224-232)


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