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Genital warts in young Australians five years into national human papillomavirus vaccination programme: national surveillance data
The significant declines in the proportion of young women found to have genital wart and the absence of genital warts in vaccinated women in 2011 suggests that the human papillomavirus vaccine has a high efficacy outside of the trial setting.
Emerging trends in the epidemiology of invasive group B streptococcal disease in England and Wales, 1991-2010.
- T. Lamagni, C. Keshishian, E. Sheridan
- MedicineClinical infectious diseases : an official…
- 1 September 2013
Although risk of invasive GBS infection remains highest within the first few days of life, the relative burden of disease is shifting toward adults, and the rise in incidence and antibiotic resistance makes development of an effective and safe vaccine all the more pressing.
How effective are short message service reminders at increasing clinic attendance? A meta-analysis and systematic review.
- R. Guy, J. Hocking, H. Wand, Sam Stott, H. Ali, J. Kaldor
- MedicineHealth services research
- 1 April 2012
SMS reminders appear to be a simple and efficient option for health services to use to improve service delivery, as well as resulting in health benefits for the patients who receive the reminders.
Quadrivalent human papillomavirus vaccination and trends in genital warts in Australia: analysis of national sentinel surveillance data.
Short message service reminder intervention doubles sexually transmitted infection/HIV re-testing rates among men who have sex with men
- C. Bourne, V. Knight, R. Guy, H. Wand, H. Lu, A. McNulty
- MedicineSexually Transmitted Infections
- 4 February 2011
SMS reminders increased HIV/STI re-testing among HIV negative MSM, and offers a cheap, efficient system to increase HIV/ STIRe-testing in a busy clinical setting.
Effect of availability of HIV self-testing on HIV testing frequency in gay and bisexual men at high risk of infection (FORTH): a waiting-list randomised controlled trial.
Population-level effectiveness of rapid, targeted, high-coverage roll-out of HIV pre-exposure prophylaxis in men who have sex with men: the EPIC-NSW prospective cohort study.
English surveillance programme for antimicrobial utilisation and resistance (ESPAUR) 2010 to 2014: report 2015
Mandatory surveillance of methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus (MRSA) bacteraemia in England: the first 10 years.
- Alan P. Johnson, J. Davies, G. Duckworth
- Medicine, BiologyJournal of Antimicrobial Chemotherapy
- 1 April 2012
The enhanced mandatory surveillance scheme in England has captured a wealth of data that have helped to further define the epidemiology of MRSA bacteraemia and it is to be hoped that based on the English experience of mandatory surveillance, other countries will consider the implementation of similar schemes.
The prevalence of Chlamydia trachomatis infection in Australia: a systematic review and meta-analysis
BackgroundChlamydia trachomatis is a common sexually transmitted infection in Australia. This report aims to measure the burden of chlamydia infection by systematically reviewing reports on…