Ronan J Murray

Summary

Affiliation: Western Australia
Country: Australia

Publications

  1. doi request reprint Outbreak of invasive methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus infection associated with acupuncture and joint injection
    R J Murray
    Department of Microbiology and Infectious Diseases, PathWest Laboratory Medicine WA Royal Perth Hospital, West Perth, Perth, Western Australia
    Infect Control Hosp Epidemiol 29:859-65. 2008
  2. ncbi request reprint Community-onset methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus bacteremia in Northern Australia
    Ronan J Murray
    Department of Microbiology and Infectious Diseases, Royal Perth Hospital, G P O Box X2213, Perth, Western Australia 6847, Australia
    Int J Infect Dis 8:275-83. 2004
  3. ncbi request reprint Recognition and management of Staphylococcus aureus toxin-mediated disease
    R J Murray
    Department of Microbiology and Infectious Diseases, Royal Perth Hospital, Perth, Western Australia, Australia
    Intern Med J 35:S106-19. 2005
  4. ncbi request reprint Staphylococcus aureus infective endocarditis: diagnosis and management guidelines
    R J Murray
    Department of Microbiology and Infectious Diseases, Royal Perth Hospital, Perth, Western Australia, Australia
    Intern Med J 35:S25-44. 2005
  5. pmc Community-acquired pneumonia due to pandemic A(H1N1)2009 influenzavirus and methicillin resistant Staphylococcus aureus co-infection
    Ronan J Murray
    Division of Microbiology and Infectious Diseases, PathWest Laboratory Medicine WA, Queen Elizabeth II Medical Centre, Perth, Western Australia, Australia
    PLoS ONE 5:e8705. 2010
  6. ncbi request reprint The Australasian Society for Infectious Diseases guidelines for the diagnosis, management and prevention of infections in recently arrived refugees: an abridged outline
    Ronan J Murray
    Royal Perth Hospital and PathWest Laboratory Medicine WA, Perth, WA
    Med J Aust 190:421-5. 2009
  7. pmc Methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus clones, Western Australia
    Geoffrey W Coombs
    Royal Perth Hospital, Perth, Western Australia, Australia
    Emerg Infect Dis 12:241-7. 2006
  8. doi request reprint Illness severity in community-onset invasive Staphylococcus aureus infection and the presence of virulence genes
    Michael C Wehrhahn
    Department of Microbiology and Infectious Diseases, Royal Perth Hospital and PathWest Laboratory Medicine, WA
    J Infect Dis 205:1840-8. 2012
  9. ncbi request reprint Rapid identification of fungal pathogens in BacT/ALERT, BACTEC, and BBL MGIT media using polymerase chain reaction and DNA sequencing of the internal transcribed spacer regions
    Todd M Pryce
    PathWest Laboratory Medicine WA, Department of Microbiology and Infectious Diseases, Royal Perth Hospital, Perth 6847, Western Australia, Australia
    Diagn Microbiol Infect Dis 54:289-97. 2006
  10. ncbi request reprint Zoonotic tuberculosis: on the decline
    Paul R Ingram
    Division of Microbiology and Infectious Diseases, PathWest Laboratory, Sir Charles Gairdner Hospital, Western Australia
    Commun Dis Intell Q Rep 34:339-41. 2010

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Publications15

  1. doi request reprint Outbreak of invasive methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus infection associated with acupuncture and joint injection
    R J Murray
    Department of Microbiology and Infectious Diseases, PathWest Laboratory Medicine WA Royal Perth Hospital, West Perth, Perth, Western Australia
    Infect Control Hosp Epidemiol 29:859-65. 2008
    ..To describe an outbreak of invasive methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus (MRSA) infection after percutaneous needle procedures (acupuncture and joint injection) performed by a single medical practitioner...
  2. ncbi request reprint Community-onset methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus bacteremia in Northern Australia
    Ronan J Murray
    Department of Microbiology and Infectious Diseases, Royal Perth Hospital, G P O Box X2213, Perth, Western Australia 6847, Australia
    Int J Infect Dis 8:275-83. 2004
    ..Community-onset infections caused by methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus (COMRSA) are being increasingly reported worldwide...
  3. ncbi request reprint Recognition and management of Staphylococcus aureus toxin-mediated disease
    R J Murray
    Department of Microbiology and Infectious Diseases, Royal Perth Hospital, Perth, Western Australia, Australia
    Intern Med J 35:S106-19. 2005
    ..SSSS ranges in severity from trivial focal skin blistering to extensive, life-threatening exfoliation. This review discusses the epidemiology, pathogenesis, diagnosis, and management of TSS, SFD and SSSS...
  4. ncbi request reprint Staphylococcus aureus infective endocarditis: diagnosis and management guidelines
    R J Murray
    Department of Microbiology and Infectious Diseases, Royal Perth Hospital, Perth, Western Australia, Australia
    Intern Med J 35:S25-44. 2005
    ..Rapid identification and susceptibility testing of the infecting organism are important in determining the choice of definitive antimicrobial therapy...
  5. pmc Community-acquired pneumonia due to pandemic A(H1N1)2009 influenzavirus and methicillin resistant Staphylococcus aureus co-infection
    Ronan J Murray
    Division of Microbiology and Infectious Diseases, PathWest Laboratory Medicine WA, Queen Elizabeth II Medical Centre, Perth, Western Australia, Australia
    PLoS ONE 5:e8705. 2010
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  6. ncbi request reprint The Australasian Society for Infectious Diseases guidelines for the diagnosis, management and prevention of infections in recently arrived refugees: an abridged outline
    Ronan J Murray
    Royal Perth Hospital and PathWest Laboratory Medicine WA, Perth, WA
    Med J Aust 190:421-5. 2009
    ..The initial assessment should take place over at least two visits: the first for initial assessment and investigation and the second for review of results and treatment or referral...
  7. pmc Methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus clones, Western Australia
    Geoffrey W Coombs
    Royal Perth Hospital, Perth, Western Australia, Australia
    Emerg Infect Dis 12:241-7. 2006
    ..The emergence of multidrug-resistant CA-MRSA clones and the detection of PVL toxin genes in clones previously reported as PVL negative is a major public health concern...
  8. doi request reprint Illness severity in community-onset invasive Staphylococcus aureus infection and the presence of virulence genes
    Michael C Wehrhahn
    Department of Microbiology and Infectious Diseases, Royal Perth Hospital and PathWest Laboratory Medicine, WA
    J Infect Dis 205:1840-8. 2012
    ..It is uncertain whether particular clones causing invasive community-onset methicillin-resistant and methicillin-sensitive Staphylococcus aureus (cMRSA/cMSSA) infection differ in virulence...
  9. ncbi request reprint Rapid identification of fungal pathogens in BacT/ALERT, BACTEC, and BBL MGIT media using polymerase chain reaction and DNA sequencing of the internal transcribed spacer regions
    Todd M Pryce
    PathWest Laboratory Medicine WA, Department of Microbiology and Infectious Diseases, Royal Perth Hospital, Perth 6847, Western Australia, Australia
    Diagn Microbiol Infect Dis 54:289-97. 2006
    ..Earlier identification of fungi using d-PCRS may facilitate prompt and more appropriate antifungal therapy...
  10. ncbi request reprint Zoonotic tuberculosis: on the decline
    Paul R Ingram
    Division of Microbiology and Infectious Diseases, PathWest Laboratory, Sir Charles Gairdner Hospital, Western Australia
    Commun Dis Intell Q Rep 34:339-41. 2010
    ..It currently accounts for 0.2% of all human cases of tuberculosis within Australia. This paper describes a case of pulmonary M. bovis in a butcher and reviews factors responsible for the declining incidence of this disease in Australia...
  11. ncbi request reprint Penicillin-resistant Neisseria meningitidis bacteraemia, Kimberley region, March 2010
    Shivanti D Abeysuriya
    Department of Microbiology, PathWest Laboratory Medicine, Queen Elizabeth II Medical Centre, Nedlands, Western Australia
    Commun Dis Intell Q Rep 34:342-4. 2010
    ..meningitidis disease is of concern and emphasises the importance of ongoing surveillance for antimicrobial resistance...
  12. ncbi request reprint Late-stage human African trypanosomiasis in a Sudanese refugee
    Paul Cherian
    Royal Perth Hospital, Perth, WA, Australia
    Med J Aust 192:417-9. 2010
    ..This case highlights the diagnostic and therapeutic difficulties in managing late-stage HAT in a non-endemic country...
  13. doi request reprint Invasive Streptococcus anginosus group infection-does the species predict the outcome?
    Ralph K Junckerstorff
    Department of Infectious Diseases, Sir Charles Gairdner Hospital, Perth, Western Australia Monash Medical Centre 246 Clayton Road, Clayton, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia, 3168 Electronic address
    Int J Infect Dis 18:38-40. 2014
    ..To determine whether there is an association between the species of Streptococcus anginosus group (SAG) bacteria and the clinical outcome...
  14. ncbi request reprint Outpatient treatment of malaria in recently arrived African migrants
    Desmond T Chih
    Department of Microbiology and Infectious Diseases, Royal Perth Hospital, Perth, WA, Australia
    Med J Aust 185:598-601. 2006
    ..To describe the clinical features and management of African migrants recently arrived in Western Australia and subsequently diagnosed with malaria...
  15. ncbi request reprint Emergence of heteroresistant vancomycin-intermediate Staphylococcus aureus (hVISA) infection in Western Australia
    Ronan J Murray
    Med J Aust 181:227-8. 2004