Kim M Hare

Summary

Affiliation: Menzies School of Health Research
Country: Australia

Publications

  1. pmc Longitudinal nasopharyngeal carriage and antibiotic resistance of respiratory bacteria in indigenous Australian and Alaska native children with bronchiectasis
    Kim M Hare
    Menzies School of Health Research, Charles Darwin University, Darwin, Northern Territory, Australia
    PLoS ONE 8:e70478. 2013
  2. doi request reprint Quantitative PCR confirms culture as the gold standard for detection of lower airway infection by nontypeable Haemophilus influenzae in Australian Indigenous children with bronchiectasis
    Kim M Hare
    Child Health Division, Menzies School of Health Research, Charles Darwin University, PO Box 41096, Casuarina, Darwin, Northern Territory 0811, Australia
    J Microbiol Methods 92:270-2. 2013
  3. ncbi request reprint The bacteriology of lower respiratory infections in Papua New Guinean and Australian indigenous children
    Kim M Hare
    Child Health Division, Menzies School of Health Research, Charles Darwin University, Darwin, Australia
    P N G Med J 53:151-65. 2010
  4. doi request reprint Impact of recent antibiotics on nasopharyngeal carriage and lower airway infection in Indigenous Australian children with non-cystic fibrosis bronchiectasis
    K M Hare
    Child Health Division, Menzies School of Health Research, Charles Darwin University, P O Box 41096, Casuarina, Darwin, NT 0811, Australia
    Int J Antimicrob Agents 40:365-9. 2012
  5. pmc Culture and PCR detection of Haemophilus influenzae and Haemophilus haemolyticus in Australian Indigenous children with bronchiectasis
    K M Hare
    Child Health Division, Menzies School of Health Research, Charles Darwin University, Darwin, Northern Territory, Australia
    J Clin Microbiol 50:2444-5. 2012
  6. pmc Emerging pneumococcal carriage serotypes in a high-risk population receiving universal 7-valent pneumococcal conjugate vaccine and 23-valent polysaccharide vaccine since 2001
    Amanda J Leach
    Menzies School of Health Research, John Mathews Building Bldg58, Royal Darwin Hospital, Rocklands Drive, Tiwi, Northern Territory, Australia
    BMC Infect Dis 9:121. 2009
  7. doi request reprint Viability of respiratory pathogens cultured from nasopharyngeal swabs stored for up to 12 years at -70°C in skim milk tryptone glucose glycerol broth
    Kim M Hare
    Menzies School of Health Research, Institute of Advanced Studies, Charles Darwin University, Darwin, Australia
    J Microbiol Methods 86:364-7. 2011
  8. doi request reprint Respiratory bacterial pathogens in the nasopharynx and lower airways of Australian indigenous children with bronchiectasis
    Kim M Hare
    Child Health Division, Menzies School of Health Research, Charles Darwin University, Darwin, Northern Territory, Australia
    J Pediatr 157:1001-5. 2010
  9. doi request reprint Swab transport in Amies gel followed by frozen storage in skim milk tryptone glucose glycerol broth (STGGB) for studies of respiratory bacterial pathogens
    Kim M Hare
    Menzies School of Health Research, Institute of Advanced Studies, Charles Darwin University, Darwin, Australia
    J Microbiol Methods 81:253-5. 2010
  10. doi request reprint Long-term azithromycin for Indigenous children with non-cystic-fibrosis bronchiectasis or chronic suppurative lung disease (Bronchiectasis Intervention Study): a multicentre, double-blind, randomised controlled trial
    Patricia C Valery
    Menzies School of Health Research, Charles Darwin University, Darwin, NT, Australia Electronic address
    Lancet Respir Med 1:610-20. 2013

Detail Information

Publications10

  1. pmc Longitudinal nasopharyngeal carriage and antibiotic resistance of respiratory bacteria in indigenous Australian and Alaska native children with bronchiectasis
    Kim M Hare
    Menzies School of Health Research, Charles Darwin University, Darwin, Northern Territory, Australia
    PLoS ONE 8:e70478. 2013
    ..In the Bronchiectasis Observational Study we examined over several years the nasopharyngeal carriage and antibiotic resistance of respiratory bacteria in these two PCV7-vaccinated populations...
  2. doi request reprint Quantitative PCR confirms culture as the gold standard for detection of lower airway infection by nontypeable Haemophilus influenzae in Australian Indigenous children with bronchiectasis
    Kim M Hare
    Child Health Division, Menzies School of Health Research, Charles Darwin University, PO Box 41096, Casuarina, Darwin, Northern Territory 0811, Australia
    J Microbiol Methods 92:270-2. 2013
    ..However, qPCR data correlated less well with airway neutrophilia, and supports continued use of culture as the gold standard for defining H. influenzae lower airway infection...
  3. ncbi request reprint The bacteriology of lower respiratory infections in Papua New Guinean and Australian indigenous children
    Kim M Hare
    Child Health Division, Menzies School of Health Research, Charles Darwin University, Darwin, Australia
    P N G Med J 53:151-65. 2010
    ..There is a role for vaccines in preventing lower respiratory infection...
  4. doi request reprint Impact of recent antibiotics on nasopharyngeal carriage and lower airway infection in Indigenous Australian children with non-cystic fibrosis bronchiectasis
    K M Hare
    Child Health Division, Menzies School of Health Research, Charles Darwin University, P O Box 41096, Casuarina, Darwin, NT 0811, Australia
    Int J Antimicrob Agents 40:365-9. 2012
    ..40, 95% CI 0.85-23.9). The risk of lower airway infection by antibiotic-resistant pathogens in children receiving antibiotics is of concern. Clinical trials to determine the overall benefit of long-term antibiotic therapy are underway...
  5. pmc Culture and PCR detection of Haemophilus influenzae and Haemophilus haemolyticus in Australian Indigenous children with bronchiectasis
    K M Hare
    Child Health Division, Menzies School of Health Research, Charles Darwin University, Darwin, Northern Territory, Australia
    J Clin Microbiol 50:2444-5. 2012
    ..influenzae, only 39% of oropharyngeal specimens with phenotypic NTHI had H. influenzae. The nasopharynx is therefore the preferred site for NTHI colonization studies, and NTHI is confirmed as an important lower-airway pathogen...
  6. pmc Emerging pneumococcal carriage serotypes in a high-risk population receiving universal 7-valent pneumococcal conjugate vaccine and 23-valent polysaccharide vaccine since 2001
    Amanda J Leach
    Menzies School of Health Research, John Mathews Building Bldg58, Royal Darwin Hospital, Rocklands Drive, Tiwi, Northern Territory, Australia
    BMC Infect Dis 9:121. 2009
    ..This study presents carriage serotypes following this schedule...
  7. doi request reprint Viability of respiratory pathogens cultured from nasopharyngeal swabs stored for up to 12 years at -70°C in skim milk tryptone glucose glycerol broth
    Kim M Hare
    Menzies School of Health Research, Institute of Advanced Studies, Charles Darwin University, Darwin, Australia
    J Microbiol Methods 86:364-7. 2011
    ..We conclude that studies which rely on the viability of these respiratory pathogens can be conducted using original swabs stored at -70°C for at least 12 years...
  8. doi request reprint Respiratory bacterial pathogens in the nasopharynx and lower airways of Australian indigenous children with bronchiectasis
    Kim M Hare
    Child Health Division, Menzies School of Health Research, Charles Darwin University, Darwin, Northern Territory, Australia
    J Pediatr 157:1001-5. 2010
    ..To test the hypothesis that bacterial density, strain diversity, and concordance of pathogens between upper and lower airways are higher in children with bronchiectasis than in those with non-bronchiectatic conditions...
  9. doi request reprint Swab transport in Amies gel followed by frozen storage in skim milk tryptone glucose glycerol broth (STGGB) for studies of respiratory bacterial pathogens
    Kim M Hare
    Menzies School of Health Research, Institute of Advanced Studies, Charles Darwin University, Darwin, Australia
    J Microbiol Methods 81:253-5. 2010
    ..Commercial swab transport followed by transfer to skim milk tryptone glucose glycerol broth for frozen storage is an option for studies of Streptococcus pneumoniae, Haemophilus influenzae and Moraxella catarrhalis...
  10. doi request reprint Long-term azithromycin for Indigenous children with non-cystic-fibrosis bronchiectasis or chronic suppurative lung disease (Bronchiectasis Intervention Study): a multicentre, double-blind, randomised controlled trial
    Patricia C Valery
    Menzies School of Health Research, Charles Darwin University, Darwin, NT, Australia Electronic address
    Lancet Respir Med 1:610-20. 2013
    ..We aimed to establish whether long-term azithromycin reduced pulmonary exacerbations in Indigenous children with non-cystic-fibrosis bronchiectasis or chronic suppurative lung disease...