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Annual Report 2003/2004 Menzies School of Health Research



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30 | Publications | Menzies School of Health Research 2003 Annual Report introduction for health practitioners. Top End Division of General Practice, 2003. Walton SF. Sarcoptes scabiei var hominis Acaricide Sensitivity Testing: A report for Cawarra Cosmetics Pty Ltd. Darwin: Menzies School of Health Research, 2003. Letters Laming A, Currie BJ. Letter: Trachoma: Response to Ewald et al. (Med J Aust;178:658). Med J Aust 2003;179:117. Gruen R. Letter: Indigenous surgical admissions. ANZ J Surg 2003;73:1061. Hobbs MR, Levesque MC, Anstey NM, Granger DL, Weinberg JB. Letter: Increased nitric oxide production and protection from malaria [authors reply]. Lancet 2003; 361:61011. Non-refereed journal articles McDonald M. Rheumatic fever and streptococcal pyoderma: Searching for a link. The Northern Territory Disease Control Bulletin 2003;10:1112. Currie B. Environmental hazards and the field naturalist. Northern Territory: Newsletter. Nature TerritoryNT Field Naturalists Club June 2003:810. Significant invited presentations Anstey N. The drug resistance crisis: What treatment regimens are affordable in the AsiaPacific region? Annual Scientific Meeting: Australasian Society for Infectious Diseases, Canberra, March 2003. Anstey N. Arginine: A new treatment for malaria? Institute of Child Health Research, Adelaide, December 2003. Anstey N. Nitric Oxide NOS2, arginine and malaria. Victorian Malaria Research Network, Melbourne, November 2003. Anstey N. Lung injury in malaria. Department of Medicine, University of Melbourne, Melbourne, November 2003. Anstey N. Recent advances in the pathophysiology and treatment of severe malaria. National Institute of Health Research and Development, Jakarta, Indonesia, August 2003. Anstey N. Recent advances in the pathophysiology of severe malaria. IX National Congress of the Indonesian Association Tropical and Infectious Diseases, Mando Indonesia, August 2003. Bailie RS. IHousing improvements and child health in remote Indigenous communities. International Meeting on Housing and Health Research, University of Otago Medical School, Wellington, New Zealand, 12 February, 2003. Brown A. The context of Indigenous cardiovascular diseases. Reducing time to care for patients with AMI. Cardiac Society of Australia and New Zealand/National Heart Foundation of Australia, Melbourne, November, 2003. Condon J. Cancer in Indigenous Australians. First Nations Cancer Research and Surveillance Workshop, Ottowa, Canada, October, 2003. Currie B. Antibiotic prescribing in the Top End: Why is it different? Antimicrobials 2003 Conference, Melbourne, 2 May, 2003. Currie B. Global warming, environmental change and infectious disease in tropical northern Australia. Public Health Department Grand Rounds, Emory University, Atlanta Georgia, USA, 8 October, 2003. Currie B. An update of melioidosis and the Darwin prospective melioidosis study. Meningitis and Special Pathogens Branch, National Centre for Infectious Diseases, Centres for Disease Control, Atlanta, Georgia, USA, 9 October, 2003. Currie B. Melioidosis, cryptococcosis and tigers in tropical northern Australia. Infectious Diseases Grand Rounds, Duke University Medical Centre, Durham, North Carolina, USA, 3 November, 2003. Currie B. Infectious diseases, Indigenous health and global warming in tropical Australia. Grand Rounds, University of Minnesota Medical School, Minneapolis, USA, November, 2003. Currie B. Emerging infectious diseases in tropical Australia. Grand Rounds, Walter Reed Army Medical Center, Washington DC, USA, 12 December, 2003. Fagan P. Shifting sands: Problems in understanding group A streptococcal disease in tropical Australia. MicroNZ 2003, Auckland, New Zealand, September 2003. ODea K. Approaches to risk reduction and prevention: Australia and Asia. International Diabetes Federation Workshop, Type 2 Diabetes in the Adolescent: the evolving epidemic, Santa Monica, California, USA, 79 February, 2003. ODea K. Diet and the prevention of vascular disease. National Endocrinologist and Nephrologists Meeting, Sydney, 2527 July, 2003. ODea K. Guidelines for the prevention of type 2 diabetes: Gaps in the knowledge. Australian Centre for Diabetes Strategies, Guidelines Gaps Workshop, Sydney, 3 February, 2003. ODea K. Epidemiology of diabetes in the Aboriginal population. University of Manitoba Diabetes Symposium, Winnipeg, Manitoba, Canada, 1317 May, 2003. Price R. What is new in the chemoprophylaxis of malaria? Annual Meeting of the Australasian Society for Infectious Disease, Canberra, 23 March, 2003. Price R. Artemisinin derivatives: The role of combination therapy. 8th Conference of the International Society of Travel Medicine, New York, USA, 8 May, 2003. Price R. Therapeutic options in malaria treatment. Symposia on Malaria Insurance for the Worlds Travellers. 8th Conference of the International Society of Travel Medicine, New York, USA, 9 May, 2003. Price R. New drugs and drug combinations in malaria. 9th National Congress of Tropical and Infectious Diseases, Manado, Indonesia, 10 August, 2003. Other major conference presentations Currie BJ. Marine Envenoming in Tropical Australia. Australian College for Emergency Medicine: Winter Symposium: Clinical risk management toxicology update. Melbourne, Hotel Sofitel, 1921 June, 2003. Currie BJ. The molecular epidemiology of melioidosis in tropical Australia. 58th International Conference on Diseases in Nature Communicable to Man, Northern Arizona University, 26 August, 2003. Gruen RL, McDonald EL, Morris PS, Bailie RS. Global evidence and global relevance: The double-bind in systematic reviews. Annual Cochrane Colloquium, Barcelona, Spain, October, 2003. Mackerras D, Singh GR. Are haemoglobin and haematocrit interchangeable indicators of anaemia prevalence in Australian Aboriginal adolescents? INACG Symposium, Marrakech, Morocco, 67 June, 2003. Maguire G, Gal D, Dasari P, Pond J, Nasir M, Currie B. The role of bacterial infection in Indigenous Australians with COPD living in remote communities. Thoracic Society of Australia and New Zealand, 49 April, 2003. Morris PS, Leach AJ, Wilson C, Bailie RS. The effect of additional hygiene practices on rates of bacterial cross-infection and respiratory illness in Australian child care centres: A randomised controlled trial. 15th Conference of the International Society for Environmental Epidemiology, Perth, Western Australia, 2326 September, 2003. Morris PS, Leach AJ, Wilson C, Bailie R. Additional training in recommended hygiene practices for the prevention of bacterial crossinfection and respiratory illness in Australian child care centres: A randomised controlled trial. 8th International Symposium on Otitis Media, Hobart, October, 2003. Schupp J, Cardon M, Pearson T, Huynh L, Smith K, Robinson R, Currie B, Okinaka R, Deschazer D, Keim, P. Burkholderia pseudomallei multilocus VNTR analysis: Development and analysis of globally and locally distributed isolates. 58th International Conference on Diseases in Nature Communicable to Man, Northern Arizona University, 26 August, 2003.

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