Archives for April 2011

Wedding fever

A cautionary tale of how a wedding breakfast can turn sour when it leaves the guests with an unwanted infectious souvenir; wedding fever.

Enterovirus encounters

Enterovirus 71 has become the dominant neurovirulent virus. Other enterovirus encounters include hand, foot & mouth disease.

arbovirus onslaught

Murray Virus Encephalitis virus has been a late starter during the 2011 wet season. There have been some serious infections in this arbovirus onslaught.

flu vaccine revisited

flu vaccine campaign one year after febrile convulsions in WA children caused suspension of 2010 vaccine programme

Emerging Gram negative infections

recent news on emerging Gram negative infections