Joseph G McCormack

Summary

Affiliation: South Brisbane
Country: Australia

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Daily versus weekly azithromycin in cystic fibrosis patients
    J McCormack
    Department of Medicine and Infectious Diseases, University of Queensland, Mater Adult Hospital, South Brisbane, 4101 Queensland, Australia
    Eur Respir J 30:487-95. 2007
  2. ncbi request reprint Hendra and Nipah viruses: new zoonotically-acquired human pathogens
    Joseph G McCormack
    Department of Medicine and Infectious Diseases, University of Queensland and Mater Health Services, Raymond Terrace, South Brisbane, QLD 4101, Australia
    Respir Care Clin N Am 11:59-66. 2005
  3. ncbi request reprint Emerging viral infections in Australia
    Joseph G McCormack
    Mater Misericordiae Hospital, Raymond Terrace, South Brisbane, QLD 4101, Australia
    Med J Aust 177:45-9. 2002
  4. pmc Effect of long term treatment with azithromycin on disease parameters in cystic fibrosis: a randomised trial
    J Wolter
    University Department of Medicine and Department of Infectious Disease, Mater Adult Hospital, Brisbane, Australia
    Thorax 57:212-6. 2002
  5. ncbi request reprint Pertussis: adults as a source in healthcare settings
    Natalie M Spearing
    Mater Misericordiae Health Services, South Brisbane, QLD, Australia
    Med J Aust 177:568-9. 2002
  6. ncbi request reprint Macrolides in cystic fibrosis: is there a role?
    Joanne M Wolter
    University Department of Medicine, Mater Adult Hospital, Brisbane, Queensland, Australia
    Am J Respir Med 1:235-41. 2002
  7. ncbi request reprint Infection control and public health aspects of a case of pertussis infection in a maternity health care worker
    Bradley J McCall
    Brisbane Southside Public Health Unit, Brisbane, Queensland
    Commun Dis Intell Q Rep 26:584-6. 2002
  8. ncbi request reprint Antibiotic therapy for Klebsiella pneumoniae bacteremia: implications of production of extended-spectrum beta-lactamases
    David L Paterson
    Infectious Disease Section, VA Medical Center, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania 15240, USA
    Clin Infect Dis 39:31-7. 2004
  9. pmc Community-acquired Klebsiella pneumoniae bacteremia: global differences in clinical patterns
    Wen Chien Ko
    National Cheng Kung University Medical College, Taiwan
    Emerg Infect Dis 8:160-6. 2002
  10. ncbi request reprint Incidence, etiology, and symptomatology of upper respiratory illness in elite athletes
    Luke Spence
    School of Human Movement Studies, The University of Queensland, Brisbane, Australia
    Med Sci Sports Exerc 39:577-86. 2007

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Publications11

  1. ncbi request reprint Daily versus weekly azithromycin in cystic fibrosis patients
    J McCormack
    Department of Medicine and Infectious Diseases, University of Queensland, Mater Adult Hospital, South Brisbane, 4101 Queensland, Australia
    Eur Respir J 30:487-95. 2007
    ..Gastro-intestinal adverse effects were more common with weekly therapy. Apart from these findings, daily and weekly administered azithromycin demonstrated similar outcomes for cystic fibrosis patients...
  2. ncbi request reprint Hendra and Nipah viruses: new zoonotically-acquired human pathogens
    Joseph G McCormack
    Department of Medicine and Infectious Diseases, University of Queensland and Mater Health Services, Raymond Terrace, South Brisbane, QLD 4101, Australia
    Respir Care Clin N Am 11:59-66. 2005
    ..4)There may be other viruses waiting for similar opportunities to cross species.(5) It is unlikely that we have seen the last of these and related viruses...
  3. ncbi request reprint Emerging viral infections in Australia
    Joseph G McCormack
    Mater Misericordiae Hospital, Raymond Terrace, South Brisbane, QLD 4101, Australia
    Med J Aust 177:45-9. 2002
    ..Japanese encephalitis vaccine should be considered for people intending to reside in or visit endemic areas of southern or eastern Asia for more than 30 days...
  4. pmc Effect of long term treatment with azithromycin on disease parameters in cystic fibrosis: a randomised trial
    J Wolter
    University Department of Medicine and Department of Infectious Disease, Mater Adult Hospital, Brisbane, Australia
    Thorax 57:212-6. 2002
    ..Macrolides have immunomodulatory properties and long term use dramatically improves prognosis in diffuse panbronchiolitis, a condition with features in common with the lung disease of CF...
  5. ncbi request reprint Pertussis: adults as a source in healthcare settings
    Natalie M Spearing
    Mater Misericordiae Health Services, South Brisbane, QLD, Australia
    Med J Aust 177:568-9. 2002
  6. ncbi request reprint Macrolides in cystic fibrosis: is there a role?
    Joanne M Wolter
    University Department of Medicine, Mater Adult Hospital, Brisbane, Queensland, Australia
    Am J Respir Med 1:235-41. 2002
    ..There is a need for further research into mechanisms of anti-inflammatory action of macrolides in the lungs of patients with CF and whether or not such therapy may be beneficial in the long term...
  7. ncbi request reprint Infection control and public health aspects of a case of pertussis infection in a maternity health care worker
    Bradley J McCall
    Brisbane Southside Public Health Unit, Brisbane, Queensland
    Commun Dis Intell Q Rep 26:584-6. 2002
  8. ncbi request reprint Antibiotic therapy for Klebsiella pneumoniae bacteremia: implications of production of extended-spectrum beta-lactamases
    David L Paterson
    Infectious Disease Section, VA Medical Center, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania 15240, USA
    Clin Infect Dis 39:31-7. 2004
    ..Antibiotic choice is particularly important in seriously ill patients with infections due to ESBL-producing K. pneumoniae...
  9. pmc Community-acquired Klebsiella pneumoniae bacteremia: global differences in clinical patterns
    Wen Chien Ko
    National Cheng Kung University Medical College, Taiwan
    Emerg Infect Dis 8:160-6. 2002
    ..A distinctive form of K. pneumoniae infection, often causing liver abscess, was identified, almost exclusively in Taiwan...
  10. ncbi request reprint Incidence, etiology, and symptomatology of upper respiratory illness in elite athletes
    Luke Spence
    School of Human Movement Studies, The University of Queensland, Brisbane, Australia
    Med Sci Sports Exerc 39:577-86. 2007
    ..The aims of this study were to identify and evaluate the incidence, pathogenic etiology, and symptomatology of acute URI during a 5-month training and competition period...
  11. ncbi request reprint More evidence of the benefits of rational antimicrobial use in clinical practice
    David L Paterson
    Infect Control Hosp Epidemiol 24:642-3. 2003