CRA - REFUGEE HEALTH INITIATIVES
Grant number: CRA-MH-007-554 | Funding period: 2011 - 2011
Related publications (6)
A mixed-method analysis of screening for Strongyloides stercoralis prior to immunosuppression: A problem of limited bandwidth?
Stephen Muhi, Dong-Kyoon Ko, Sarah L McGuinness, Beverley-Ann Biggs, Siddhartha Mahanty, Clare Delany
BACKGROUND: Guidelines recommend screening for strongyloidiasis prior to immunosuppression in those at epidemiological risk, as hy..
Using telehealth to improve access to hepatitis C treatment in the direct-acting antiviral therapy era
Thomas R Schulz, Kudzai Kanhutu, Joseph Sasadeusz, Sally Watkinson, Beverley-Ann Biggs
Introduction: One-third of the Australian population lives outside major cities and this group has worse health outcomes. Teleheal..
Hepatitis B among immigrants from Myanmar: Genotypes and their clinical relevance
Thomas R Schulz, Rosalind Edwards, M Christine Thurnheer, Lilly Yuen, Margaret Littlejohn, Peter Revill, Melissa Chu, Firuz Tanyeri, Amanda Wade, Beverley-Ann Biggs, Joseph Sasadeusz
Hepatitis B virus (HBV) from 76 adult immigrants in Australia from Myanmar was characterized to determine the prevalence of differ..
Genotypic profiles of hepatitis B in African immigrants and their clinical relevance
Maria Christine Thurnheer, Rosalind Edwards, Thomas Ray Schulz, Lilly Yuen, Margaret Littlejohn, Peter Revill, Elizabeth Bannister, Melissa Chu, Firuz Tanyeri, Amanda Wade, Beverley-Ann Biggs, Joseph Sasadeusz
Hepatitis B virus (HBV) from 40 adult African immigrants in Australia was characterized to determine the prevalence of different H..
The Australasian Society for Infectious Diseases and Refugee Health Network of Australia recommendations for health assessment for people from refugee-like backgrounds: an abridged outline
Nadia J Chaves, Georgia A Paxton, Beverley-Ann Biggs, Aesen Thambiran, Joanne Gardiner, Jan Williams, Mitchell M Smith, Joshua S Davis
INTRODUCTION: In 2009, the Australasian Society of Infectious Diseases published guidelines on the post-arrival health assessment ..
Health literacy in patients with chronic hepatitis B attending a tertiary hospital in Melbourne: a questionnaire based survey
Tanya FM Dahl, Benjamin C Cowie, Beverley-Ann Biggs, Karin Leder, Jennifer H MacLachlan, Caroline Marshall
BACKGROUND: Current estimates suggest over 218,000 individuals in Australia are chronically infected with hepatitis B virus. The m..