Marc Tebruegge

Summary

Affiliation: Royal Children's Hospital
Country: Australia

Publications

  1. pmc The age-related risk of co-existing meningitis in children with urinary tract infection
    Marc Tebruegge
    Department of Paediatrics, The University of Melbourne, Parkville, Victoria, Australia
    PLoS ONE 6:e26576. 2011
  2. doi request reprint Estimating blood loss: comparative study of the accuracy of parents and health care professionals
    Marc Tebruegge
    Department of Paediatrics, Southend University Hospital, Southend on Sea, Essex, United Kingdom
    Pediatrics 124:e729-36. 2009
  3. ncbi request reprint Perception, attitudes and knowledge regarding the 2009 swine-origin influenza A (H1N1) virus pandemic among health-care workers in Australia
    Marc Tebruegge
    Infectious Diseases Unit, Department of General Medicine, Royal Children s Hospital, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
    J Paediatr Child Health 46:673-9. 2010
  4. doi request reprint What's bugging you? An update on the treatment of head lice infestation
    Marc Tebruegge
    Department of Paediatrics, The University of Melbourne, Royal Children s Hospital Melbourne, Parkville, VIC 3052, Australia
    Arch Dis Child Educ Pract Ed 96:2-8. 2011
  5. pmc A comparative analysis of polyfunctional T cells and secreted cytokines induced by Bacille Calmette-Guérin immunisation in children and adults
    Nicole Ritz
    Department of Paediatrics, The University of Melbourne, Parkville, Australia
    PLoS ONE 7:e37535. 2012
  6. doi request reprint The influence of bacille Calmette-Guerin vaccine strain on the immune response against tuberculosis: a randomized trial
    Nicole Ritz
    Department of Paediatrics, The University of Melbourne, Parkville, Vic, Australia
    Am J Respir Crit Care Med 185:213-22. 2012
  7. doi request reprint To x-ray or not to x-ray? Screening asymptomatic children for pulmonary TB: a retrospective audit
    Amanda Gwee
    Infectious Diseases Unit, Department of General Medicine, The Royal Children s Hospital Melbourne, Parkville Victoria, Australia
    Arch Dis Child 98:401-4. 2013
  8. doi request reprint Necrotizing epiglottitis in an infant: an unusual first presentation of human immunodeficiency virus infection
    Marc Tebruegge
    Department of General Medicine, Royal Childeren s Hospital Melbourne, Australia
    Pediatr Infect Dis J 28:164-6. 2009
  9. doi request reprint Ureaplasma: pathogen or passenger in neonatal meningitis?
    Vanessa Clifford
    Infectious Diseases Unit, Department of General Medicine, Royal Children s Hospital Melbourne, Parkville, Victoria, Australia
    Pediatr Infect Dis J 29:60-4. 2010
  10. doi request reprint To TST or not to TST: is tuberculin skin testing necessary before BCG immunisation in children?
    Nicole Ritz
    Department of Paediatrics, The University of Melbourne, Royal Children s Hospital Melbourne, Parkville, Australia
    Vaccine 30:1434-6. 2012

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Publications21

  1. pmc The age-related risk of co-existing meningitis in children with urinary tract infection
    Marc Tebruegge
    Department of Paediatrics, The University of Melbourne, Parkville, Victoria, Australia
    PLoS ONE 6:e26576. 2011
    ..The secondary aims of this study were to determine the causative pathogens of UTI, and the clinical features and outcome of children with co-existing meningitis...
  2. doi request reprint Estimating blood loss: comparative study of the accuracy of parents and health care professionals
    Marc Tebruegge
    Department of Paediatrics, Southend University Hospital, Southend on Sea, Essex, United Kingdom
    Pediatrics 124:e729-36. 2009
    ..This study investigated the accuracy of parents, in comparison to pediatric health care professionals, in estimating blood loss volumes...
  3. ncbi request reprint Perception, attitudes and knowledge regarding the 2009 swine-origin influenza A (H1N1) virus pandemic among health-care workers in Australia
    Marc Tebruegge
    Infectious Diseases Unit, Department of General Medicine, Royal Children s Hospital, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
    J Paediatr Child Health 46:673-9. 2010
    ..To determine the perceptions, attitudes and knowledge of Australian health-care workers (HCWs) regarding the novel, swine-origin influenza A (H1N1) virus (S-OIV) outbreak that reached the country in early May 2009...
  4. doi request reprint What's bugging you? An update on the treatment of head lice infestation
    Marc Tebruegge
    Department of Paediatrics, The University of Melbourne, Royal Children s Hospital Melbourne, Parkville, VIC 3052, Australia
    Arch Dis Child Educ Pract Ed 96:2-8. 2011
    ..It also discusses general management principles and summarises the current data on novel treatment strategies, including wet combing, dimeticone, isopropyl myristate, benzyl alcohol, plant-based compounds and oral medication...
  5. pmc A comparative analysis of polyfunctional T cells and secreted cytokines induced by Bacille Calmette-Guérin immunisation in children and adults
    Nicole Ritz
    Department of Paediatrics, The University of Melbourne, Parkville, Australia
    PLoS ONE 7:e37535. 2012
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  6. doi request reprint The influence of bacille Calmette-Guerin vaccine strain on the immune response against tuberculosis: a randomized trial
    Nicole Ritz
    Department of Paediatrics, The University of Melbourne, Parkville, Vic, Australia
    Am J Respir Crit Care Med 185:213-22. 2012
    ..Previous studies suggest that BCG vaccine strain influences the immune response and protection against TB. Current data on which BCG vaccine strain induces the optimal immune response in humans are insufficient...
  7. doi request reprint To x-ray or not to x-ray? Screening asymptomatic children for pulmonary TB: a retrospective audit
    Amanda Gwee
    Infectious Diseases Unit, Department of General Medicine, The Royal Children s Hospital Melbourne, Parkville Victoria, Australia
    Arch Dis Child 98:401-4. 2013
    ..We aimed to determine in asymptomatic children with a positive tuberculin skin test and/or interferon-γ release assay (TST/IGRA) whether a CXR identifies findings suggestive of pulmonary TB...
  8. doi request reprint Necrotizing epiglottitis in an infant: an unusual first presentation of human immunodeficiency virus infection
    Marc Tebruegge
    Department of General Medicine, Royal Childeren s Hospital Melbourne, Australia
    Pediatr Infect Dis J 28:164-6. 2009
    ..Additionally, we review the existing literature on this rare condition with a focus on the potential underlying pathogenesis...
  9. doi request reprint Ureaplasma: pathogen or passenger in neonatal meningitis?
    Vanessa Clifford
    Infectious Diseases Unit, Department of General Medicine, Royal Children s Hospital Melbourne, Parkville, Victoria, Australia
    Pediatr Infect Dis J 29:60-4. 2010
    ....
  10. doi request reprint To TST or not to TST: is tuberculin skin testing necessary before BCG immunisation in children?
    Nicole Ritz
    Department of Paediatrics, The University of Melbourne, Royal Children s Hospital Melbourne, Parkville, Australia
    Vaccine 30:1434-6. 2012
    ..This targeted approach will reduce the number of children unnecessarily screened, whilst allowing the identification of those with LTBI, who need further evaluation and treatment...
  11. pmc Susceptibility of Mycobacterium bovis BCG vaccine strains to antituberculous antibiotics
    Nicole Ritz
    Department of Paediatrics, The University of Melbourne, Parkville, Australia
    Antimicrob Agents Chemother 53:316-8. 2009
    ..There is growing recognition of the importance of differences between BCG vaccine strains. We determined the susceptibilities of five genetically distinct BCG vaccine strains to 12 antituberculous drugs...
  12. ncbi request reprint Too much of a good thing: management of BCG vaccine overdose
    Nicole Ritz
    Department of Paediatrics, The University of Melbourne, VIC 3052, Australia
    Vaccine 27:5562-4. 2009
    ..This case highlights the importance of the correct administration and dosing of BCG vaccine and suggests a management option that may prevent the severe local and systemic complications that are frequently associated with BCG overdose...
  13. doi request reprint Bacterial tracheitis: a multi-centre perspective
    Marc Tebruegge
    Department of Paediatrics, The University of Melbourne, Royal Children s Hospital Melbourne, Parkville, Victoria, Australia
    Scand J Infect Dis 41:548-57. 2009
    ..Short-term complications were common but long-term sequelae were rare. There were no fatal outcomes, which contrasts with the high historical mortality rates and likely reflects improvements in intensive care management...
  14. doi request reprint Enterovirus infections in neonates
    Marc Tebruegge
    Department of Paediatrics, The University of Melbourne, Royal Children s Hospital Melbourne, Flemington Road, Parkville, VIC 3052, Australia
    Semin Fetal Neonatal Med 14:222-7. 2009
    ..In addition, laboratory features and diagnostic investigations are discussed. A review of the currently available data for prophylactic and therapeutic interventions, including antiviral therapy, is also presented...
  15. ncbi request reprint Clinical and microbiologic features associated with novel swine-origin influenza A pandemic 2009 (H1N1) virus in children: a prospective cohort study
    Penelope A Bryant
    The Royal Children s Hospital Melbourne, Parkville, Victoria, Australia
    Pediatr Infect Dis J 29:694-8. 2010
    ..Novel swine-origin influenza A pandemic 2009 (H1N1) virus (S-OIV) infection in the context of other respiratory viruses circulating in winter has not been studied...
  16. ncbi request reprint Extremes of age are associated with indeterminate QuantiFERON-TB gold assay results
    Marc Tebruegge
    Academic Unit of Clinical and Experimental Sciences, Faculty of Medicine and Institute for Life Sciences, University of Southampton, Southampton, United Kingdom Department of Paediatric Infectious Diseases and Immunology, University Hospital Southampton NHS Foundation Trust, Southampton, United Kingdom Southampton NIHR Respiratory Biomedical Research Unit, University Hospital Southampton NHS Foundation Trust, Southampton, United Kingdom Department of Paediatrics, Faculty of Medicine, The University of Melbourne, Parkville, Australia
    J Clin Microbiol 52:2694-7. 2014
    ..1% and 7.4%, respectively) than in adult (2.6%; chi-square test, P < 0.0001) patients. A detailed analysis of indeterminate QFT-GIT assay results is presented. ..
  17. pmc Availability and use of molecular microbiological and immunological tests for the diagnosis of tuberculosis in europe
    Marc Tebruegge
    Academic Unit of Clinical and Experimental Sciences, Faculty of Medicine, University of Southampton, Southampton, United Kingdom Department of Paediatric Infectious Diseases and Immunology, University Hospital Southampton NHS Foundation Trust, Southampton, United Kingdom Institute for Life Sciences, University of Southampton, Southampton, United Kingdom Department of Paediatrics, The University of Melbourne, Parkville, Australia
    PLoS ONE 9:e99129. 2014
    ..Currently only limited data exist regarding the availability and clinical use of molecular and immunological tests for tuberculosis (TB) in the European setting...
  18. ncbi request reprint Varicella zoster virus central nervous system immune reconstitution inflammatory syndrome presenting in a child
    Mildred A Iro
    From the Oxford Vaccine Group, Department of Pediatrics, University of Oxford and the NIHR Oxford Biomedical Research Centre, Oxford Department of Pediatric Neurology and Neuroradiology, University Hospital Southampton NHS Foundation Trust Academic Unit of Clinical and Experimental Sciences, Faculty of Medicine and Institute for Life Sciences, University of Southampton Department of Pediatric Immunology and Infectious Diseases, Southampton Children s Hospital, University Hospital Southampton NHS Foundation Trust, Southampton, United Kingdom Department of Pediatrics, The University of Melbourne, Parkville, Australia and NIHR Wellcome Trust Clinical Research Facility, University Hospital Southampton NHS Foundation Trust, Southampton, United Kingdom
    Pediatr Infect Dis J 32:1283-4. 2013
    ..This is the first reported pediatric case of varicella zoster virus-related immune reconstitution inflammatory syndrome involving the central nervous system. ..
  19. ncbi request reprint Images in HIV/AIDS. Stevens-Johnson syndrome associated with thalidomide treatment in HIV infection
    Marc Tebruegge
    Infectious Diseases Unit, Royal Children s Hospital Melbourne, Australia
    AIDS Read 18:519-20. 2008
  20. pmc Epidemiology, etiology, pathogenesis, and diagnosis of recurrent bacterial meningitis
    Marc Tebruegge
    Department of Paediatrics, The University of Melbourne, Parkville, Australia
    Clin Microbiol Rev 21:519-37. 2008
    ..The review includes a detailed discussion of the underlying pathologies and microbiological aspects as well as recommendations for appropriate diagnostic pathways for investigating this unusual entity...
  21. pmc Is the topical application of oestrogen cream an effective intervention in girls suffering from labial adhesions?
    Marc Tebruegge
    Department of Paediatrics, Southend University Hospital, Southend on Sea, UK
    Arch Dis Child 92:268-71. 2007