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Prof Jonathan Carapetis

August 2017

Dedicated paediatric Outpatient Parenteral Antimicrobial Therapy medical support: a pre-post observational study

The introduction of a formal medical team to Hospital in the Home (HiTH) demonstrated a positive clinical impact on Parenteral Antimicrobial Therapy (OPAT) patients' outcomes.

Published research Infectious Diseases Group A Streptococcal & Rheumatic Heart Disease Vaccine Trials Group
August 2017

urden of cardiovascular diseases in the Eastern Mediterranean Region, 1990-2015: findings from the Global Burden of Disease 2015 study

The age-standardized disability-adjusted life years rates in the Eastern Mediterranean Region are considerably higher than the global average.

Published research Group A Streptococcal & Rheumatic Heart Disease