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The point prevalence of respiratory syncytial virus in hospital and community-based studies in children from Northern Australia: studies in a 'high-risk' population.

McCallum GB, Grimwood K, Oguoma VM, Leach AJ, Smith-Vaughan HC, Versteegh LA, Chang AB.

Rural Remote Health. 2019 Nov;19(4):5267. doi: 10.22605/RRH5267. Epub 2019 Nov 24.


Efficacy of oral amoxicillin-clavulanate or azithromycin for non-severe respiratory exacerbations in children with bronchiectasis (BEST-1): a multicentre, three-arm, double-blind, randomised placebo-controlled trial.

Goyal V, Grimwood K, Ware RS, Byrnes CA, Morris PS, Masters IB, McCallum GB, Binks MJ, Smith-Vaughan H, O'Grady KF, Champion A, Buntain HM, Schultz A, Chatfield M, Torzillo PJ, Chang AB.

Lancet Respir Med. 2019 Sep;7(9):791-801. doi: 10.1016/S2213-2600(19)30254-1. Epub 2019 Aug 16.


Molecular Signatures of Non-typeable Haemophilus influenzae Lung Adaptation in Pediatric Chronic Lung Disease.

Aziz A, Sarovich DS, Nosworthy E, Beissbarth J, Chang AB, Smith-Vaughan H, Price EP, Harris TM.

Front Microbiol. 2019 Jul 16;10:1622. doi: 10.3389/fmicb.2019.01622. eCollection 2019.


Povidone-iodine ear wash and oral cotrimoxazole for chronic suppurative otitis media in Australian aboriginal children: study protocol for factorial design randomised controlled trial.

Wigger C, Leach AJ, Beissbarth J, Oguoma V, Lennox R, Nelson S, Patel H, Chatfield M, Currie K, Coates H, Edwards K, Smith-Vaughan H, Hare K, Torzillo P, Tong S, Morris P.

BMC Pharmacol Toxicol. 2019 Jul 27;20(1):46. doi: 10.1186/s40360-019-0322-x.


Antimicrobial susceptibility and impact of macrolide antibiotics on Moraxella catarrhalis in the upper and lower airways of children with chronic endobronchial suppuration.

Hare KM, Seib KL, Chang AB, Harris TM, Spargo JC, Smith-Vaughan HC.

J Med Microbiol. 2019 Aug;68(8):1140-1147. doi: 10.1099/jmm.0.001033. Epub 2019 Jul 5.


HOspitalised Pneumonia Extended (HOPE) Study to reduce the long-term effects of childhood pneumonia: protocol for a multicentre, double-blind, parallel, superiority randomised controlled trial.

Chang AB, Fong SM, Yeo TW, Ware RS, McCallum GB, Nathan AM, Ooi MH, de Bruyne J, Byrnes CA, Lee B, Nachiappan N, Saari N, Torzillo P, Smith-Vaughan H, Morris PS, Upham JW, Grimwood K.

BMJ Open. 2019 Apr 24;9(4):e026411. doi: 10.1136/bmjopen-2018-026411.


Do combined upper airway cultures identify lower airway infections in children with chronic cough?

Hare KM, Chang AB, Smith-Vaughan HC, Bauert PA, Spain B, Beissbarth J, Grimwood K.

Pediatr Pulmonol. 2019 Jun;54(6):907-913. doi: 10.1002/ppul.24336. Epub 2019 Apr 21.


Method for culturing Candidatus Ornithobacterium hominis.

Lawrence KA, Harris TM, Salter SJ, Hall RW, Smith-Vaughan HC, Chang AB, Marsh RL.

J Microbiol Methods. 2019 Apr;159:157-160. doi: 10.1016/j.mimet.2019.03.006. Epub 2019 Mar 11.


Multiple Respiratory Microbiota Profiles Are Associated With Lower Airway Inflammation in Children With Protracted Bacterial Bronchitis.

Marsh RL, Smith-Vaughan HC, Chen ACH, Marchant JM, Yerkovich ST, Gibson PG, Pizzutto SJ, Hodge S, Upham JW, Chang AB.

Chest. 2019 Apr;155(4):778-786. doi: 10.1016/j.chest.2019.01.002. Epub 2019 Jan 17.


A comparison of flocked nylon swabs and non-flocked rayon swabs for detection of respiratory bacteria in nasopharyngeal carriage in Australian Indigenous children.

Wigger C, Morris PS, Stevens M, Smith-Vaughan H, Hare K, Beissbarth J, Leach AJ.

J Microbiol Methods. 2019 Feb;157:47-49. doi: 10.1016/j.mimet.2018.12.013. Epub 2018 Dec 19.


How low can we go? The implications of low bacterial load in respiratory microbiota studies.

Marsh RL, Nelson MT, Pope CE, Leach AJ, Hoffman LR, Chang AB, Smith-Vaughan HC.

Pneumonia (Nathan). 2018 Jul 5;10:7. doi: 10.1186/s41479-018-0051-8. eCollection 2018. Review.


Bacteria and viruses in the nasopharynx immediately prior to onset of acute lower respiratory infections in Indigenous Australian children.

Smith-Vaughan HC, Binks MJ, Beissbarth J, Chang AB, McCallum GB, Mackay IM, Morris PS, Marsh RL, Torzillo PJ, Wurzel DF, Grimwood K, Nosworthy E, Gaydon JE, Leach AJ, MacHunter B, Chatfield MD, Sloots TP, Cheng AC.

Eur J Clin Microbiol Infect Dis. 2018 Sep;37(9):1785-1794. doi: 10.1007/s10096-018-3314-7. Epub 2018 Jun 29.


The clinical, immunological and microbiological impact of the 10-valent pneumococcal-Protein D conjugate vaccine in children with recurrent protracted bacterial bronchitis, chronic suppurative lung disease and bronchiectasis: A multi-centre, double-blind, randomised controlled trial.

O'Grady KF, Chang AB, Cripps A, Mulholland EK, Smith-Vaughan H, Wood N, Danchin M, Thornton R, Wilson A, Torzillo PJ, Morris PM, Richmond P, Rablin S, Arnold D, Connor A, Goyal V, Stoney T, Perrett K, Grimwood K.

Hum Vaccin Immunother. 2018;14(11):2768-2779. doi: 10.1080/21645515.2018.1488562. Epub 2018 Jul 12.


Evaluation of different infant vaccination schedules incorporating pneumococcal vaccination (The Vietnam Pneumococcal Project): protocol of a randomised controlled trial.

Temple B, Toan NT, Uyen DY, Balloch A, Bright K, Cheung YB, Licciardi P, Nguyen CD, Phuong NTM, Satzke C, Smith-Vaughan H, Vu TQH, Huu TN, Mulholland EK.

BMJ Open. 2018 Jun 8;8(6):e019795. doi: 10.1136/bmjopen-2017-019795.


Recommendations for application of Haemophilus influenzae PCR diagnostics to respiratory specimens for children living in northern Australia: a retrospective re-analysis.

Beissbarth J, Binks MJ, Marsh RL, Chang AB, Leach AJ, Smith-Vaughan HC.

BMC Res Notes. 2018 May 21;11(1):323. doi: 10.1186/s13104-018-3429-z.


Reduced nontypeable Haemophilus influenzae lower airway infection in children with chronic endobronchial suppuration vaccinated with the 10-valent pneumococcal H. influenzae protein D conjugate vaccine.

Hare KM, Smith-Vaughan HC, Leach AJ, Pizzutto SJ, McCallum GB, Chang AB.

Vaccine. 2018 Mar 20;36(13):1736-1742. doi: 10.1016/j.vaccine.2018.02.054. Epub 2018 Feb 23.


Defining lower airway bacterial infection in children with chronic endobronchial disorders.

Hare KM, Pizzutto SJ, Chang AB, Smith-Vaughan HC, McCallum GB, Beissbarth J, Versteegh L, Grimwood K.

Pediatr Pulmonol. 2018 Feb;53(2):224-232. doi: 10.1002/ppul.23931. Epub 2017 Dec 19.


Streptococcus pneumoniae and chronic endobronchial infections in childhood.

Hare KM, Leach AJ, Smith-Vaughan HC, Chang AB, Grimwood K.

Pediatr Pulmonol. 2017 Dec;52(12):1532-1545. doi: 10.1002/ppul.23828. Epub 2017 Sep 18. Review.


Geographic consistency in dominant, non-typeable Haemophilus influenzae genotypes colonising four distinct Australian paediatric groups: a cohort study.

Smith-Vaughan HC, Beissbarth J, Bowman J, Hare KM, Price EP, Pickering J, Lehmann D, Chang AB, Morris PS, Marsh RL, Leach AJ.

Pneumonia (Nathan). 2016 Aug 18;8:13. doi: 10.1186/s41479-016-0013-y. eCollection 2016.


Simultaneous identification of Haemophilus influenzae and Haemophilus haemolyticus using real-time PCR.

Price EP, Harris TM, Spargo J, Nosworthy E, Beissbarth J, Chang AB, Smith-Vaughan HC, Sarovich DS.

Future Microbiol. 2017 Jun;12:585-593. doi: 10.2217/fmb-2016-0215. Epub 2017 Jun 12.


Limited impact of neonatal or early infant schedules of 7-valent pneumococcal conjugate vaccination on nasopharyngeal carriage of Streptococcus pneumoniae in Papua New Guinean children: A randomized controlled trial.

Aho C, Michael A, Yoannes M, Greenhill A, Jacoby P, Reeder J, Pomat W, Saleu G, Namuigi P, Phuanukoonnon S, Smith-Vaughan H, Leach AJ, Richmond P, Lehmann D; Neonatal Pneumococcal Conjugate Vaccine Trial Study Team.

Vaccine Rep. 2016 Dec;6:36-43. doi: 10.1016/j.vacrep.2016.08.002.


Culture of non-typeable Haemophilus influenzae from the nasopharynx: Not all media are equal.

Harris TM, Rumaseb A, Beissbarth J, Barzi F, Leach AJ, Smith-Vaughan HC.

J Microbiol Methods. 2017 Jun;137:3-5. doi: 10.1016/j.mimet.2017.03.012. Epub 2017 Mar 22.


Propensity of pneumococcal carriage serotypes to infect the lower airways of children with chronic endobronchial infections.

Hare KM, Smith-Vaughan HC, Chang AB, Pizzutto S, Petsky HL, McCallum GB, Leach AJ.

Vaccine. 2017 Feb 1;35(5):747-756. doi: 10.1016/j.vaccine.2016.12.059. Epub 2017 Jan 3.


Protracted Bacterial Bronchitis in Children: Natural History and Risk Factors for Bronchiectasis.

Wurzel DF, Marchant JM, Yerkovich ST, Upham JW, Petsky HL, Smith-Vaughan H, Masters B, Buntain H, Chang AB.

Chest. 2016 Nov;150(5):1101-1108. doi: 10.1016/j.chest.2016.06.030. Epub 2016 Aug 24.


The microbiota in bronchoalveolar lavage from young children with chronic lung disease includes taxa present in both the oropharynx and nasopharynx.

Marsh RL, Kaestli M, Chang AB, Binks MJ, Pope CE, Hoffman LR, Smith-Vaughan HC.

Microbiome. 2016 Jul 7;4(1):37. doi: 10.1186/s40168-016-0182-1.


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.

Int J Pediatr Otorhinolaryngol. 2016 Jul;86:224-32. doi: 10.1016/j.ijporl.2016.05.011. Epub 2016 May 11.


Cord blood vitamin D and the risk of acute lower respiratory infection in Indigenous infants in the Northern Territory.

Binks MJ, Smith-Vaughan HC, Marsh R, Chang AB, Andrews RM.

Med J Aust. 2016 Apr 4;204(6):238.


Upper airway viruses and bacteria detection in clinical pneumonia in a population with high nasal colonisation do not relate to clinical signs.

Chang AB, Smith-Vaughan H, Sloots TP, Valery PC, Whiley D, Beissbarth J, Torzillo PJ.

Pneumonia (Nathan). 2015 Dec 1;6:48-56. doi: 10.15172/pneu.2015.6/636. eCollection 2015.


Reduced middle ear infection with non-typeable Haemophilus influenzae, but not Streptococcus pneumoniae, after transition to 10-valent pneumococcal non-typeable H. influenzae protein D conjugate vaccine.

Leach AJ, Wigger C, Hare K, Hampton V, Beissbarth J, Andrews R, Chatfield M, Smith-Vaughan H, Morris PS.

BMC Pediatr. 2015 Oct 19;15:162. doi: 10.1186/s12887-015-0483-8.


Haemophilus influenzae isolates survive for up to 20 years at -70 °C in skim milk tryptone glucose glycerol broth (STGGB) if thawing is avoided during re-culture.

Hare KM, Smith-Vaughan HC, Beissbarth J, Leach AJ.

J Microbiol Methods. 2015 Dec;119:132-3. doi: 10.1016/j.mimet.2015.10.013. Epub 2015 Oct 22.


Respiratory bacterial culture from two sequential bronchoalveolar lavages of the same lobe in children with chronic cough.

Hare KM, Marsh RL, Smith-Vaughan HC, Bauert P, Chang AB.

J Med Microbiol. 2015 Nov;64(11):1353-60. doi: 10.1099/jmm.0.000173. Epub 2015 Sep 22.


Nasopharyngeal carriage and macrolide resistance in Indigenous children with bronchiectasis randomized to long-term azithromycin or placebo.

Hare KM, Grimwood K, Chang AB, Chatfield MD, Valery PC, Leach AJ, Smith-Vaughan HC, Morris PS, Byrnes CA, Torzillo PJ, Cheng AC.

Eur J Clin Microbiol Infect Dis. 2015 Nov;34(11):2275-85. doi: 10.1007/s10096-015-2480-0. Epub 2015 Sep 12.


Haemophilus influenzae: using comparative genomics to accurately identify a highly recombinogenic human pathogen.

Price EP, Sarovich DS, Nosworthy E, Beissbarth J, Marsh RL, Pickering J, Kirkham LA, Keil AD, Chang AB, Smith-Vaughan HC.

BMC Genomics. 2015 Aug 27;16:641. doi: 10.1186/s12864-015-1857-x.


The microbiome of otitis media with effusion in Indigenous Australian children.

Jervis-Bardy J, Rogers GB, Morris PS, Smith-Vaughan HC, Nosworthy E, Leong LE, Smith RJ, Weyrich LS, De Haan J, Carney AS, Leach AJ, O'Leary S, Marsh RL.

Int J Pediatr Otorhinolaryngol. 2015 Sep;79(9):1548-55. doi: 10.1016/j.ijporl.2015.07.013. Epub 2015 Jul 17.


Deriving accurate microbiota profiles from human samples with low bacterial content through post-sequencing processing of Illumina MiSeq data.

Jervis-Bardy J, Leong LE, Marri S, Smith RJ, Choo JM, Smith-Vaughan HC, Nosworthy E, Morris PS, O'Leary S, Rogers GB, Marsh RL.

Microbiome. 2015 May 5;3:19. doi: 10.1186/s40168-015-0083-8. eCollection 2015.


Three-weekly doses of azithromycin for indigenous infants hospitalized with bronchiolitis: a multicentre, randomized, placebo-controlled trial.

McCallum GB, Morris PS, Grimwood K, Maclennan C, White AV, Chatfield MD, Sloots TP, Mackay IM, Smith-Vaughan H, McKay CC, Versteegh LA, Jacobsen N, Mobberley C, Byrnes CA, Chang AB.

Front Pediatr. 2015 Apr 21;3:32. doi: 10.3389/fped.2015.00032. eCollection 2015.


Toward making inroads in reducing the disparity of lung health in Australian indigenous and new zealand māori children.

Chang AB, Marsh RL, Upham JW, Hoffman LR, Smith-Vaughan H, Holt D, Toombs M, Byrnes C, Yerkovich ST, Torzillo PJ, O'Grady KA, Grimwood K.

Front Pediatr. 2015 Feb 13;3:9. doi: 10.3389/fped.2015.00009. eCollection 2015. Review. No abstract available.


Emerging drugs for bronchiectasis: an update.

Chang AB, Marsh RL, Smith-Vaughan HC, Hoffman LR.

Expert Opin Emerg Drugs. 2015 Jun;20(2):277-97. doi: 10.1517/14728214.2015.1021683. Epub 2015 Mar 3. Review.


Pneumococcal conjugate vaccines PREVenar13 and SynflorIX in sequence or alone in high-risk Indigenous infants (PREV-IX_COMBO): protocol of a randomised controlled trial.

Leach AJ, Mulholland EK, Santosham M, Torzillo PJ, Brown NJ, McIntyre P, Smith-Vaughan H, Skull S, Balloch A, Andrews R, Carapetis J, McDonnell J, Krause V, Morris PS.

BMJ Open. 2015 Jan 16;5(1):e007247. doi: 10.1136/bmjopen-2014-007247.


Global phylogenomic analysis of nonencapsulated Streptococcus pneumoniae reveals a deep-branching classic lineage that is distinct from multiple sporadic lineages.

Hilty M, Wüthrich D, Salter SJ, Engel H, Campbell S, Sá-Leão R, de Lencastre H, Hermans P, Sadowy E, Turner P, Chewapreecha C, Diggle M, Pluschke G, McGee L, Eser ÖK, Low DE, Smith-Vaughan H, Endimiani A, Küffer M, Dupasquier M, Beaudoing E, Weber J, Bruggmann R, Hanage WP, Parkhill J, Hathaway LJ, Mühlemann K, Bentley SD.

Genome Biol Evol. 2014 Dec 4;6(12):3281-94. doi: 10.1093/gbe/evu263.


Otitis media in children vaccinated during consecutive 7-valent or 10-valent pneumococcal conjugate vaccination schedules.

Leach AJ, Wigger C, Andrews R, Chatfield M, Smith-Vaughan H, Morris PS.

BMC Pediatr. 2014 Aug 11;14:200. doi: 10.1186/1471-2431-14-200.


Vitamin D insufficiency among hospitalised children in the Northern Territory.

Binks MJ, Smith-Vaughan HC, Bar-Zeev N, Chang AB, Andrews RM.

J Paediatr Child Health. 2014 Jul;50(7):512-8. doi: 10.1111/jpc.12623. Epub 2014 Jun 18.


Adenovirus species C is associated with chronic suppurative lung diseases in children.

Wurzel DF, Mackay IM, Marchant JM, Wang CY, Yerkovich ST, Upham JW, Smith-Vaughan HC, Petsky HL, Chang AB.

Clin Infect Dis. 2014 Jul 1;59(1):34-40. doi: 10.1093/cid/ciu225. Epub 2014 Apr 18.


Detection of biofilm in bronchoalveolar lavage from children with non-cystic fibrosis bronchiectasis.

Marsh RL, Thornton RB, Smith-Vaughan HC, Richmond P, Pizzutto SJ, Chang AB.

Pediatr Pulmonol. 2015 Mar;50(3):284-292. doi: 10.1002/ppul.23031. Epub 2014 Mar 18.


Diversity of nontypeable Haemophilus influenzae strains colonizing Australian Aboriginal and non-Aboriginal children.

Pickering J, Smith-Vaughan H, Beissbarth J, Bowman JM, Wiertsema S, Riley TV, Leach AJ, Richmond P, Lehmann D, Kirkham LA.

J Clin Microbiol. 2014 May;52(5):1352-7. doi: 10.1128/JCM.03448-13. Epub 2014 Feb 5.


A PCR-high-resolution melt assay for rapid differentiation of nontypeable Haemophilus influenzae and Haemophilus haemolyticus.

Pickering J, Binks MJ, Beissbarth J, Hare KM, Kirkham LA, Smith-Vaughan H.

J Clin Microbiol. 2014 Feb;52(2):663-7. doi: 10.1128/JCM.02191-13. Epub 2013 Dec 4.


Absence of an important vaccine and diagnostic target in carriage- and disease-related nontypeable Haemophilus influenzae.

Smith-Vaughan HC, Chang AB, Sarovich DS, Marsh RL, Grimwood K, Leach AJ, Morris PS, Price EP.

Clin Vaccine Immunol. 2014 Feb;21(2):250-2. doi: 10.1128/CVI.00632-13. Epub 2013 Nov 27.


Surveillance of pneumococcal serotype 1 carriage during an outbreak of serotype 1 invasive pneumococcal disease in central Australia 2010-2012.

Lai JY, Cook H, Yip TW, Berthelsen J, Gourley S, Krause V, Smith H, Leach AJ, Smith-Vaughan H.

BMC Infect Dis. 2013 Sep 3;13:409. doi: 10.1186/1471-2334-13-409.


Dominance of Haemophilus influenzae in ear discharge from Indigenous Australian children with acute otitis media with tympanic membrane perforation.

Smith-Vaughan HC, Binks MJ, Marsh RL, Kaestli M, Ward L, Hare KM, Pizzutto SJ, Thornton RB, Morris PS, Leach AJ.

BMC Ear Nose Throat Disord. 2013 Oct 8;13(1):12. doi: 10.1186/1472-6815-13-12.

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