K Leder

Summary

Affiliation: Monash University
Country: Australia

Publications

  1. pmc Comparison of response rates and cost-effectiveness for a community-based survey: postal, internet and telephone modes with generic or personalised recruitment approaches
    Martha Sinclair
    Department of Epidemiology and Preventive Medicine, School of Public Health and Preventive Medicine, Monash University, Melbourne, Australia
    BMC Med Res Methodol 12:132. 2012
  2. doi request reprint Seroepidemiology of dengue in travellers: a paired sera analysis
    Karin Leder
    Department of Epidemiology and Preventive Medicine, Monash University, Australia
    Travel Med Infect Dis 11:210-3. 2013
  3. pmc Travel-associated illness trends and clusters, 2000-2010
    Karin Leder
    Royal Melbourne Hospital, Parkville, Victoria, Australia
    Emerg Infect Dis 19:1049-73. 2013
  4. doi request reprint GeoSentinel surveillance of illness in returned travelers, 2007-2011
    Karin Leder
    Victorian Infectious Disease Service, Royal Melbourne Hospital, Monash University, Austin Hospital, Melbourne University
    Ann Intern Med 158:456-68. 2013
  5. pmc Community based study to compare the incidence and health services utilization pyramid for gastrointestinal, respiratory and dermal symptoms
    Nusrat Najnin
    Department of Epidemiology and Preventive Medicine, School of Public Health and Preventive Medicine, Monash University, Melbourne, Australia
    BMC Health Serv Res 12:211. 2012
  6. doi request reprint Aggregate travel vs. single trip assessment: arguments for cumulative risk analysis
    K Leder
    Department of Epidemiology and Preventive Medicine, Monash University, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
    Vaccine 30:2600-4. 2012
  7. doi request reprint Innovative community-based initiatives to engage VFR travelers
    K Leder
    Department of Epidemiology and Preventive Medicine, Monash University, Victoria, Australia
    Travel Med Infect Dis 9:258-61. 2011
  8. doi request reprint Comparative survival of enteric indicators, E. coli and somatic and F-RNA bacteriophages on turf-grass irrigated with recycled water
    J O'TOOLE
    Department of Epidemiology and Preventive Medicine, Monash University Australia, The Alfred, Commercial Rd, Melbourne 3004, Australia
    Water Sci Technol 58:513-8. 2008
  9. doi request reprint A survey of the characteristics and maintenance of rainwater tanks in urban areas of South Australia
    S Rodrigo
    Department of Epidemiology and Preventive Medicine, Monash University, Melbourne Victoria, 3004, Australia
    Water Sci Technol 61:1569-77. 2010
  10. doi request reprint Incidence and seroprevalence of dengue virus infections in Australian travellers to Asia
    I Ratnam
    The Royal Melbourne Hospital, Parkville, Vic, Australia
    Eur J Clin Microbiol Infect Dis 31:1203-10. 2012

Detail Information

Publications16

  1. pmc Comparison of response rates and cost-effectiveness for a community-based survey: postal, internet and telephone modes with generic or personalised recruitment approaches
    Martha Sinclair
    Department of Epidemiology and Preventive Medicine, School of Public Health and Preventive Medicine, Monash University, Melbourne, Australia
    BMC Med Res Methodol 12:132. 2012
    ..There is a need to explore new sampling frames and consider multiple response modes including those offered by changes in telecommunications and internet technology...
  2. doi request reprint Seroepidemiology of dengue in travellers: a paired sera analysis
    Karin Leder
    Department of Epidemiology and Preventive Medicine, Monash University, Australia
    Travel Med Infect Dis 11:210-3. 2013
    ..Dengue is a frequent cause of fever in travellers. The true extent is unknown as many infections are asymptomatic or undiagnosed...
  3. pmc Travel-associated illness trends and clusters, 2000-2010
    Karin Leder
    Royal Melbourne Hospital, Parkville, Victoria, Australia
    Emerg Infect Dis 19:1049-73. 2013
    ..This multisite longitudinal analysis highlights the utility of sentinel surveillance of travelers for contributing information on disease activity trends and an evidence base for travel medicine recommendations...
  4. doi request reprint GeoSentinel surveillance of illness in returned travelers, 2007-2011
    Karin Leder
    Victorian Infectious Disease Service, Royal Melbourne Hospital, Monash University, Austin Hospital, Melbourne University
    Ann Intern Med 158:456-68. 2013
    ..International travel continues to increase, particularly to Asia and Africa. Clinicians are increasingly likely to be consulted for advice before travel or by ill returned travelers...
  5. pmc Community based study to compare the incidence and health services utilization pyramid for gastrointestinal, respiratory and dermal symptoms
    Nusrat Najnin
    Department of Epidemiology and Preventive Medicine, School of Public Health and Preventive Medicine, Monash University, Melbourne, Australia
    BMC Health Serv Res 12:211. 2012
    ..The aim of this study was to describe the epidemiology and rate these three major symptom complexes in order to improve our understanding of the health burden imposed by these symptoms...
  6. doi request reprint Aggregate travel vs. single trip assessment: arguments for cumulative risk analysis
    K Leder
    Department of Epidemiology and Preventive Medicine, Monash University, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
    Vaccine 30:2600-4. 2012
    ....
  7. doi request reprint Innovative community-based initiatives to engage VFR travelers
    K Leder
    Department of Epidemiology and Preventive Medicine, Monash University, Victoria, Australia
    Travel Med Infect Dis 9:258-61. 2011
    ....
  8. doi request reprint Comparative survival of enteric indicators, E. coli and somatic and F-RNA bacteriophages on turf-grass irrigated with recycled water
    J O'TOOLE
    Department of Epidemiology and Preventive Medicine, Monash University Australia, The Alfred, Commercial Rd, Melbourne 3004, Australia
    Water Sci Technol 58:513-8. 2008
    ..coli. The simulations of field conditions in the laboratory were somewhat problematic, with the variations in natural conditions that occur temporally, sometimes for short periods, difficult to reproduce...
  9. doi request reprint A survey of the characteristics and maintenance of rainwater tanks in urban areas of South Australia
    S Rodrigo
    Department of Epidemiology and Preventive Medicine, Monash University, Melbourne Victoria, 3004, Australia
    Water Sci Technol 61:1569-77. 2010
    ....
  10. doi request reprint Incidence and seroprevalence of dengue virus infections in Australian travellers to Asia
    I Ratnam
    The Royal Melbourne Hospital, Parkville, Vic, Australia
    Eur J Clin Microbiol Infect Dis 31:1203-10. 2012
    ..All travellers experienced subclinical dengue infections and had travelled to India (n = 3) and China (n = 1). This significant attack rate of dengue infection can be used to advise prospective travellers to dengue-endemic countries...
  11. doi request reprint Risk factors for gastroenteritis: a nested case-control study
    S Rodrigo
    Department of Epidemiology and Preventive Medicine, School of Public Health and Preventive Medicine, Monash University, Melbourne, Australia
    Epidemiol Infect 139:552-9. 2011
    ..Detecting such a high PAF for beef in a non-outbreak setting was unexpected...
  12. doi request reprint Household clustering of gastroenteritis
    K Leder
    School of Epidemiology and Preventive Medicine, Monash University, Melbourne, Australia
    Epidemiol Infect 137:1705-12. 2009
    ..8%. Our results show that clustering of gastrointestinal symptoms within households occurs commonly, but reliance on pathogen notification data will substantially underestimate the true frequency of gastroenteritis clusters...
  13. doi request reprint Influence of sample preservation on endotoxin measurement in water
    J O'TOOLE
    Department of Epidemiology and Preventive Medicine, Monash University Australia, The Alfred, Commercial Rd, Melbourne 3004, Australia
    Water Sci Technol 60:1615-9. 2009
    ....
  14. doi request reprint Risk in the mist? Deriving data to quantify microbial health risks associated with aerosol generation by water-efficient devices during typical domestic water-using activities
    J O'TOOLE
    Department of Epidemiology and Preventive Medicine, Monash University Australia, The Alfred, Commercial Road, Melbourne 3004, Australia
    Water Sci Technol 60:2913-20. 2009
    ..The data provide information that assists in health risk assessment and in determining future research directions, including methodological aspects...
  15. doi request reprint Alternative water sources and endotoxin
    J O'TOOLE
    Department of Epidemiology and Preventive Medicine, Monash University Australia, The Alfred, Commercial Rd, Melbourne, 3004, Australia
    Water Sci Technol 58:603-7. 2008
    ....
  16. ncbi request reprint Microsporidial disease in HIV-infected patients: a report of 42 patients and review of the literature
    K Leder
    Monash Medical Centre, Clayton, Victoria, Australia
    Scand J Infect Dis 30:331-8. 1998
    ..Albendazole therapy in patients with E. intestinalis (but not E. bieneusi) resulted in good clinical response...