Journal Articles

Journal Articles

  1. Whitford K, Callander D, Watchirs-Smith L, Guy R, Kong M, Ward J, Donovan B, McManus H, Bell S, McGregor S, Menon A, Russell D, O’Connor CC, on behalf of the ACCESS collaboration., Two distinct gonorrhoea trends and risk factors among women in Australia.. Sexually Transmitted Diseases 2019 (in press – accepted September 2019) Download pdf button
  2. Wilkinson, A. L., Scott, N., Tidhar, T., Luong, P., El-Hayek, C., Wilson, D. P., Fairley, C. K., Zhang, L., Leslie, D., Roth, N., Tee, B. K., Hellard, M., Stoove, M., Estimating the syphilis epidemic among gay, bisexual and other men who have sex with men in Australia following changes in HIV care and prevention.. Sexual Health, 2019. Epub ahead of print. Download pdf button
  3. Van Gemert C, Dimech W, Stoove M, Guy R, Howell J, Bowden S, Nicholson S, Pendle S, Donovan B, Hellard M., Tracking the uptake of hepatitis B virus testing using laboratory data in Victoria, 2011-2016: a population-level cohort study.. Sexual Health 2019; 16: 358-366. Download pdf button
  4. Van Gemert C, Guy R, Stoove M, Dimech W, El-Hayek C, Asselin J, Moreira C, Nguyen L, Callander D, Boyle D, Donovan B, Hellard M, on behalf of the ACCESS Collaboration., Pathology laboratory surveillance in the Australian Collaboration for Enhanced Sentinel Surveillance of Sexually Transmitted Infections and Blood Borne Viruses (ACCESS): a study protocol.. Journal of Medical Internet Research: Research Protocols 2019; 8(8): e13625 Download pdf button
  5. Traeger, M.W., et al., Association of HIV Preexposure Prophylaxis With Incidence of Sexually Transmitted Infections Among Individuals at High Risk of HIV Infection. . JAMA, 2019. 321(14): p. 1380-1390. Download pdf button
  6. Ryan, K.E., et al., Assessment of service refinement and its impact on repeat HIV testing by client's access to Australia's universal healthcare system: A retrospective cohort study.. Journal of the International AIDS Society.2019. 22(8): p. e25353. Download pdf button
  7. Ryan, K.E., et al., A comparative, retrospective analysis of HIV testing among gay, bisexual and other men who have sex with men in Melbourne, Australia.. Australian and New Zealand Journal of Public Health, 2019. Epub ahead of print. Download pdf button
  8. McManus H, Callander D, Donovan B, Russell D B, O’Connor C, Davies S C, Lewis DA. Hellard ME, Chen MY, Petoumenos K, Varma R, Cogle A, Boyd MA, Grulich A, Pollard J, Medland N, Fairley CK, Guy RJ., Early initiation of antiretroviral therapy for people newly diagnosed with HIV infection in Australia: trends and predictors, 2004–2015.. Medical Journal of Australia. 2019. Epub ahead of print. Download pdf button
  9. Callander, D., Cook, T., Read, P., Hellard, M. E., Fairley, C. K., Kaldor, J. M., Vlahakis, E., Pollack, A., Bourne, C., Russell, D. B., Guy, R. J., Donovan, B., Sexually transmissible infections among transgender men and women attending Australian sexual health clinics. . Medical Journal of Australia 2019. Online September. Download pdf button
  10. Boettiger, D. C., Salazar-Vizcaya, L., Dore, G. J., Gray, R. T., Law, M. G., Callander, D., Lea, T., Rauch, A., Matthews, G. V. , Can Australia reach the World Health Organization Hepatitis C elimination goal by 2025 among HIV-positive gay and bisexual men? . Clin Infect Dis, 2019. Epub ahead of print. Download pdf button
  11. Keen, P., Gray, R.T., Telfer, B., Guy, R., Schmidt, H.M., Whittaker, B., Holden, J., Holt, M., Kelleher, A., Wilson, D., Callander, D., Cooper, D.A., Prestage, G., Selvey, C., and Grulich, A.E., The 2016 HIV diagnosis and care cascade in New South Wales, Australia: meeting the UNAIDS 90‐90‐90 targets. . Journal of the International AIDS Society, 2018. 21(4): p. e25109. Download pdf button
  12. Jamil, M.S., McManus, H., Callander, D., Prestage, G., Ali, H., O’Connor, C.C., Chen, M., McNulty, A.M., Knight, V., Duck, T., Keen, P., Gray, J., Medland, N., Hellard, M., Lewis, D.A., Grulich, A.E., Kaldor, J.M., Fairley, C.K., Donovan, B., and Guy, R.J.,, Understanding the targeting and uptake of HIV testing among gay and bisexual men attending sexual health clinics.. AIDS and Behavior, 2018. 22(2): p. 513-521. Download pdf button
  13. Gunaratnam, P., Mcmanus, H., Watchirs-Smith, L., Mcgregor, S., Callander, D., Brown, G., Lobo, R., O'connor, C., Hellard, M., and Medland, N.,, People born in non–main english speaking countries are less likely to start HIV treatment early in Australia: a national cohort analysis, 2014–15. . Journal of Acquired Immune Deficiency Syndromes, 2018. 77(3): p. e31-e34. Download pdf button
  14. Callander, D., McManus, H., Guy, R., Hellard, M., O’Connor, C.C., Fairley, C.K., Chow, E.P.F., McNulty, A., Lewis, D.A., Carmody, C., Schmidt, H.-M.A., Kim, J., and Donovan, B., , Rising chlamydia and gonorrhoea incidence and associated risk factors among female sex workers in Australia: a retrospective cohort study.. Sexually Transmitted Diseases, 2018. 45(3): p. 199-206. Download pdf button
  15. Callander, D., et al. , Monitoring the Control of Sexually Transmissible Infections and Blood-Borne Viruses: Protocol for the Australian Collaboration for Coordinated Enhanced Sentinel Surveillance (ACCESS).. JMIR Res Protoc, 2018. 7(11): e11028. Download pdf button
  16. Callander D, Guy R, Fairley CK, McManus H, Prestage G, Chow E, Chen MY, O’Connor CC, Grulich AE, Bourne C, Hellard M, Stoove M, Donovan B., Gonorrhoea gone wild: Rising incidence of gonorrhoea and associated risk factors among gay and bisexual men attending Australian sexual health clinics.. Sexual Health, 2018; 16: 457-463. Download pdf button
  17. Bourne, C., Lam, M., Selvey, C., Guy, R., and Callander, D.,, The changing pattern of STI and HIV diagnosed in public sexual health services compared to other locations in New South Wales, 2010-2014.. Sexual Health, 2018. online first. Download pdf button
  18. Chow, E.P.F., Callander, D., Fairley, C.K., Zhang, L., Donovan, B., Guy, R., Lewis, D.A., Hellard, M., Read, P., Ward, A., Chen, M.Y., and for the, A.c.,, Increased syphilis testing of men who have sex with men: greater detection of asymptomatic early syphilis and relative reduction in secondary syphilis.. Clinical Infectious Diseases, 2017. 65(3): p. 389-395. Download pdf button
  19. Callander, D., Read, P., Prestage, G., Minichiello, V., Chow, E.P.F., Lewis, D.A., McNulty, A., Ali, H., Hellard, M., Guy, R., and Donovan, B.,, A cross-sectional study of HIV and STIs among male sex workers attending Australian sexual health clinics.. Sexually Transmitted Infections, 2017. 93(4): p. 299. Download pdf button
  20. Boettiger, D.C., Law, M.G., Dore, G.J., Guy, R., Callander, D., Donovan, B., O’Connor, C.C., Fairley, C.K., Hellard, M., and Matthews, G.,, Hepatitis C testing and re-testing among people attending sexual health services in Australia, and hepatitis C incidence among people with human immunodeficiency virus: analysis of national sentinel surveillance data.. BMC Infectious Diseases, 2017. 17(1): p. 740. Download pdf button
  21. Callander D, Stoové M, Carr A, Hoy JF, Petoumenos K, Hellard M, Elliot J, Templeton D, Liaw S, Wilson DP, Grulich AE, Cooper D, Pedrana A, Donovan B, McMahon J, Prestage G, Holt M, Fairley CK, McKellar-Stewart N, Ruth S, Asselin J, Keen P, Cooper C, Allan B, Kaldor JM, Guy R., A longitudinal cohort study of HIV ‘treatment as prevention’ in gay, bisexual and other men who have sex with men: The Treatment with Antiretrovirals and their Impact on Positive And Negative men (TAIPAN) Study Protocol. . BMC Infectious Diseases 2016; 16: 752. Download pdf button
  22. Foster, R., Ali, H., Crowley, M., Dyer, R., Grant, K., Lenton, J., Little, C., Knight, V., Read, P., Donovan, B., McNulty, A., Guy, R. , Does Living Outside of a Major City Impact on the Timeliness of Chlamydia Treatment? A Multicenter Cross-Sectional Analysis. . Sex Transm Dis, 2016; 43(8): 506-512. Download pdf button
  23. Wilkinson, A.L., El-Hayek, C., Spelman, T., Fairley, C., Leslie, D., McBryde, E., Hellard, M., and Stoové, M., , "Seek, test, treat” lessons from Australia: a study of HIV testing patterns from a cohort of men who have sex with men. . Journal of Acquired Immune Deficiency Syndromes, 2015. 69(4): p. 460-465. Download pdf button
  24. Donovan, B., Dimech, W., Ali, H., Guy, R., and Hellard, M., , Increased testing for Neisseria gonorrhoeae with duplex nucleic acid amplification tests in Australia: implications for surveillance.. Sexual Health, 2015. 12(1): p. 48-50. Download pdf button
  25. Ali H., Cameron E., Drovandi C.C., McCaw J.M., Guy R.J., Middleton M., El-Hayek C., Hocking J.S., Kaldor J.M., Donovan B., Wilson D.P., A new approach to estimating trends in chlamydia incidence.. Sexually Transmitted Infections 2015; 91: 513-519. Download pdf button
  26. Weaver, E.R., Bowring, A.L., Guy, R., van Gemert, C., Hocking, J.S., Boyle, D.I., Merritt, T., Heal, C., Lau, P.M., and Donovan, B.,, Reattendance and chlamydia retesting rates at 12 months among young people attending Australian general practice clinics 2007–10: a longitudinal study. . Sexual Health, 2014. 11(4): p. 366-369. Download pdf button
  27. Ward, J., Goller, J., Ali, H., Bowring, A., Couzos, S., Saunders, M., Yau, P., Kaldor, J.M., Hellard, M., and Guy, R.J., , Chlamydia among Australian Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander people attending sexual health services, general practices and Aboriginal community controlled health services. . BMC Health Services Research, 2014. 14(1): p. 285. Download pdf button
  28. O’Connor, C.C., Ali, H., Guy, R.J., Templeton, D.J., Fairley, C.K., Chen, M.Y., Dickson, B.M., Marshall, L.J., Grulich, A.E., and Hellard, M.E., High chlamydia positivity rates in Indigenous people attending Australian sexual health services.. Medical Journal of Australia, 2014. 200(10): p. 595-598. Download pdf button
  29. Dimech, W., Lim, M.S., Van Gemert, C., Guy, R., Boyle, D., Donovan, B., and Hellard, M., Analysis of laboratory testing results collected in an enhanced chlamydia surveillance system in Australia, 2008–2010.. BMC Infectious Diseases, 2014. 14(1): p. 325. Download pdf button
  30. Bowring, A.L., Goller, J.L., Gouillou, M., Harvey, C., Bateson, D., McNamee, K., Read, C., Boyle, D., Jordan, L., and Wardle, R., Chlamydia testing and retesting patterns at family planning clinics in Australia.. Sexual Health, 2013. 10(1): p. 74-81. Download pdf button
  31. Ali, H., Donovan, B., Fairley, C.K., Chen, M.Y., O’Connor, C.C., Grulich, A.E., McNulty, A., Ryder, N., Hellard, M.E., and Guy, R.J., Increasing access by priority populations to Australian sexual health clinics.. Sexually Transmitted Diseases, 2013. 40(10): p. 819-821. Download pdf button
  32. Ali, H., Donovan, B., Fairley, C.K., Ryder, N., McNulty, A., Chen, M.Y., Marshall, L., O’Connor, C.C., Dickson, B., and Grulich, A.E., Are Australian sexual health clinics attracting priority populations?. Sexual Health, 2013. 10(5): p. 456-459. Download pdf button
  33. Guy R, Wand H, Holt M, Mao L, Wilson D, Bourne C, Drummond F, Honnor G, Keen P, Donovan B, Prestage GP., High annual syphilis testing rates among gay men in Australia, but insufficient re-testing.. Sexually Transmitted Diseases 2012; 39: 268-275. Download pdf button
  34. Goller, J.L., Ward, J., Saunders, M., Couzos, S., Kaldor, J., and Hellard, M.A., Chlamydia sentinel surveillance in Aboriginal Community Controlled Health Services finds higher testing and positivity rates among younger people.. Australian and New Zealand Journal of Public Health, 2012. 36(6): p. 577-581. Download pdf button
  35. Bowring, A.L., Gouillou, M., Guy, R., Kong, F.Y., Hocking, J., Pirotta, M., Heal, C., Brett, T., Donovan, B., and Hellard, M., Missed opportunities—low levels of chlamydia retesting at Australian general practices, 2008–2009.. Sexually Transmitted Infections, 2012. 88(5): p. 330-334. Download pdf button
  36. Ali, H., Guy, R.J., Fairley, C.K., Wand, H., Chen, M.Y., Dickson, B., O'connor, C.C., Marshall, L., Grulich, A.E., and Kaldor, J.M., Understanding trends in genital Chlamydia trachomatis can benefit from enhanced surveillance: findings from Australia.. Sexually Transmitted Infections, 2012. 88(7): p. 552-557. Download pdf button
  37. Kong, F., Guy, R.J., Hocking, J.S., Merritt, T., Pirotta, M., Heal, C., Bergeri, I., Donovan, B., and Hellard, M.E., Australian general practitioner chlamydia testing rates among young people.. Medical Journal of Australia, 2011. 194: p. 249-252. Download pdf button
  38. Guy, R., Wand, H., Franklin, N., Fairley, C.K., Chen, M.Y., O’Connor, C.C., Marshall, L., Grulich, A.E., Kaldor, J.M., and Hellard, M., Re-testing for chlamydia at sexual health services in Australia, 2004–08.. Sexual Health, 2011. 8(2): p. 242-247. Download pdf button
  39. Guy R, Wand H, Franklin N, Fairley CK, Chen MY, O’Connor CC, Marshall L, Grulich AE, Kaldor JM, Hellard M, Donovan B, on behalf of the ACCESS Collaboration., Chlamydia trends in men who have sex with men attending sexual health services in Australia, 2004-2008.. Sexually Transmitted Diseases 2011; 38: 339-346. Download pdf button
  40. Guy, R.J., Kong, F., Goller, J., Franklin, N., Bergeri, I., Dimech, W., Reilly, N., Sullivan, E., Ward, J., and Kaldor, J.M., A new national chlamydia sentinel surveillance system in Australia: Evaluation of the first stage of implementation.. Communicable Diseases Intelligence Quarterly Report, 2010. 34(3): p. 319. Download pdf button
  41. Franklin, N., O’Connor, C.C., Shaw, M., Guy, R., Grulich, A., Fairley, C.K., Chen, M.Y., Hellard, M., Dickson, B., and Marshall, L., Chlamydia at an inner metropolitan sexual health service in Sydney, NSW: Australian Collaboration for Chlamydia Enhanced Sentinel Surveillance (ACCESS) Project.. Sexual Health, 2010. 7(4): p. 478-483. Download pdf button
  42. Guy, R., Lim, M.S., Wang, Y.-H.J., Medland, N., Anderson, J., Roth, N., and Hellard, M.E., A new surveillance system for monitoring HIV infection in Victoria, Australia.. Sexual Health, 2007. 4(3): p. 195-199. Download pdf button