Publications by: Richard Speare

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Fergus, Erin, Speare, Richard, and Heal, Clare (2016) Developing strategies to increase the immunity of medical students at an Australian University. Vaccine Reports, 6. pp. 56-61.

Skerratt, Lee F., Berger, Lee, Clemann, Nick, Hunter, Dave A., Marantelli, Gerry, Newell, David A., Philips, Annie, McFadden, Michael, Hines, Harry B., Scheele, Ben C., Brannelly, Laura A., Speare, Rick, Versteegen, Stephanie, Cashins, Scott D., and West, Matt (2016) Priorities for management of chytridiomycosis in Australia: saving frogs from extinction. Wildlife Research, 43 (2). pp. 105-120.

Shaw, S.D., Berger, L., Harvey, C., Alley, M.R., Bishop, P.J., and Speare, R. (2016) Adenomatous hyperplasia of the mucous glands in captive Archey's frogs (Leiopelma archeyi). New Zealand Veterinary Journal. pp. 1-7. (In Press)

Lim, Kah Heng Alexander, Speare, Rick, Thomas, Gail, and Graves, Patricia (2015) Surgical treatment of genital manifestations of lymphatic filariasis: a systematic review. World Journal of Surgery, 39 (12). pp. 2885-2899.

Kearns, Thérèse M., Speare, Richard, Cheng, Allen C., McCarthy, James, Carapetis, Jonathan R., Holt, Deborah C., Currie, Bart J., Page, Wendy, Shield, Jennifer, Gundjirryirr, Roslyn, Bundhala, Leanne, Mulholland, Eddie, Chatfield, Mark, and Andrews, Ross M. (2015) Impact of an ivermectin mass drug administration on scabies prevalence in a remote Australian Aboriginal community. PLoS Neglected Tropical Diseases, 9 (10). pp. 1-13.

Quinn, E.K., Massey, P.D., and Speare, R. (2015) Communicable diseases in rural and remote Australia: the need for improved understanding and action. Rural and Remote Health, 15. pp. 1-19.

Diau, Jason, Jimuru, Christopher, Asugeni, James, Asugeni, Lyndell, Puia, Mike, Maomatekwa, John, Harrington, Humpress, MacLaren, David, Speare, Rick, and Massey, Peter D. (2015) Measles outbreak investigation in a remote area of Solomon Islands, 2014. Western Pacific Surveillance and Response, 6 (3). pp. 1-5.

Speare, Rick, Mendez, Diana, Judd, Jenni, Reid, Simon, Tzipori, Saul, and Massey, Peter D. (2015) Willingness to consult a veterinarian on physician's advice for zoonotic diseases: a formal role for veterinarians in medicine. PLoS ONE, 10 (8). pp. 1-8.

Miller, A., Massey, P.D., Judd, J., Kelly, J., Durrheim, D.N., Clough, A.R., Speare, R., and Saggers, S. (2015) Using a participatory action research framework to listen to Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people in Australia about pandemic influenza. Rural and Remote Health, 15. pp. 1-10.

Lim, Chuan Kok, Crawford, April, Moore, Casey V., Gasser, Robin B., Nelson, Renjy, Koehler, Anson V., Bradbury, Richard S., Speare, Rick, Dhatrak, Deepak, and Weldhagen, Gerhard F. (2015) First human case of fatal halicephalobus gingivalis meningoencephalitis in Australia. Journal of Clinical Microbiology, 53 (5). pp. 1768-1774.

MacLaren, David, Redman-MacLaren, Michelle, Timothy-Harrington, Relmah, Asugeni, Rowena, Muse, Elmah, Jimuru, Emmy, Moutoa, Kenny, and Speare, Rick (2015) Strengthening capacity for local evidence to inform local responses to HIV in a remote Solomon Islands health service. Western Pacific Surveillance and Response, 6 (2). pp. 1-8.

Massey, Peter D., Asugeni, Rowena, Wakageni, John, Kekeubata, Esau, Maena'aadi, John, Laete'esafi, John, Waneagea, Jackson, Asugeni, Vunivesi, MacLaren, David, and Speare, Richard (2015) Steps on a journey to TB control in Solomon Islands: a cross-sectional, mixed methods pre-post evaluation of a local language DVD. BMC International Health and Human Rights, 15 (1). pp. 1-9.

Carlos, Celia, Capistrano, Rowena, Tobora, Charissa Fay, delos Reyes, Mari Rose, Lupisan, Socorro, Corpuz, Aura, Aumentado, Charito, Lee Suy, Lyndon, Hall, Julie, Donald, Julian, Counahan, Megan, Curless, Melanie S., Rhymer, Wendy, Gavin, Melanie, Lynch, Chelsea, Black, Meredith A., Anduyon, Albert D., Buttner, Petra, and Speare, Rick (2015) Hospital preparedness for Ebola virus disease: a training course in the Philippines. Western Pacific Surveillance and Response, 6 (1). pp. 1-11.

Canyon, Deon V., Burkle, Frederick M., and Speare, Rick (2015) Managing community resilience to climate extremes, rapid unsustainable urbanization, emergencies of scarcity, and biodiversity crises by use of a disaster risk reduction bank. Disaster Medicine and Public Health Preparedness, 9 (6). pp. 619-624.

Asugeni, James, MacLaren, David, Massey, Peter D., and Speare, Rick (2015) Mental health issues from rising sea level in a remote coastal region of the Solomon Islands: current and future. Australasian Psychiatry, 23 (6). pp. 22-25.

Harrington, Humpress, Bradbury, Richard, Taeka, James, Asugeni, James, Asugeni, Vunivesi, Igeni, Tony, Gwala, John, Newton, Lawrence, Fa'anuabae, Chillion Evan, Kilivisi, Fawcett Laurence, Esau, Dorothy, Flores, Angelica, Ribeyro, Elmer, Liku, Daisy, Muse, Alwin, Asugeni, Lyndel, Talana, Jeptha, Shield, Jennifer, MacLaren, David J., Massey, Peter D., Muller, Reinhold, and Speare, Rick (2015) Prevalence of soil-transmitted helminths in remote villages in East Kwaio, Solomon Islands. Western Pacific Surveillance and Response Journal, 6 (3). pp. 1-8.

Mendez, Diana, Buttner, Petra, and Speare, Rick (2014) Hendra virus in Queensland, Australia, during the winter of 2011: veterinarians on the path to better management strategies. Preventive Veterinary Medicine, 117 (1). pp. 40-51.

Heslop, Ian M., Bellingan, Michelle, Speare, Richard, and Glass, Beverley D. (2014) Pharmaceutical care model to assess the medication-related risks of travel. International Journal of Clinical Pharmacy, 36 (6). pp. 1196-1204.

Shaw, Stephanie, Berger, Lee, Bell, Sara, Dodd, Sarah, James, Tim Y., Skerratt, Lee F., Bishop, Phillip J., and Speare, Rick (2014) Baseline cutaneous bacteria of free-living New Zealand native frogs (Leiopelma archeyi and Leiopelma hochstetteri) and implications for their role in defense against the amphibian chytrid (Batrachochytrium dendrobatidis). Journal of Wildlife Diseases, 50 (4). p. 732.

Miller, Adrian, Smith, Michelle L., Judd, Jennifer, and Speare, Richard (2014) Strongyloides stercoralis: systematic review of barriers to controlling strongyloidiasis for Australian Indigenous communities. PLoS Neglected Tropical Diseases, 8 (9). pp. 1-11.

Mendez, Diana H., Kelly, Jenny, Buttner, Petra, Nowak, Madeleine, and Speare, Rick (2014) Management of the slowly emerging zoonosis, Hendra virus, by private veterinarians in Queensland, Australia: a qualitative study. BMC Veterinary Research, 10. pp. 1-14.

Speare, Richard (2014) Flying: the truth behind the fear. Medical Observer, 16 September 2014.

Young, Sam, Whitehorn, Paul, Berger, Lee, Skerratt, Lee F., Speare, Rick, Garland, Stephen, and Webb, Rebecca (2014) Defects in host immune function in tree frogs with chronic chytridiomycosis. PLoS ONE, 9 (9). pp. 1-16.

Voyles, Jamie, Johnson, Leah R., Briggs, Cheryl J., Cashins, Scott D., Alford, Ross A., Berger, Lee, Skerratt, Lee F., Speare, Rick, and Rosenblum, Erica Bree (2014) Experimental evolution alters the rate and temporal pattern of population growth in Batrachochytrium dendrobatidis, a lethal fungal pathogen of amphibians. Ecology and Evolution, 4 (18). pp. 3633-3641.

Oloifana-Polosovai, Hellen, Gwala, John, Harrington, Humpress, Massey, Peter D., Ribeyro, Elmer, Flores, Angelica, Speare, Christopher, McBride, Edwin, MacLaren, David, and Speare, Rick (2014) A marked decline in the incidence of malaria in a remote region of Malaita, Solomon Islands, 2008 to 2013. Western Pacific Surveillance and Response, 5 (3). pp. 1-10.

Schrieber, L., Towers, R., Muscatello, G., and Speare, R. (2014) Transmission of Streptococcus dysgalactiae subsp. equisimilis between child and dog in an Aboriginal Australian Community. Zoonoses and Public Health, 61 (2). pp. 145-148.

Zeldenryk, Lynne, Gray, Marion, Gordon, Susan, Speare, Rick, and Hossain, Moazzem (2014) The use of focus groups to develop a culturally relevant quality of life tool for lymphatic filariasis in Bangladesh. Quality of Life Research, 23 (1). pp. 299-309.

Speare, Rick, Speare, Benjamin, Muller, Reinhold, and Bishop, Phil (2014) Anesthesia of tadpoles of the southern brown tree tree frog (Litoria ewingii) with isoeugenol (Aqui-s). Journal of Zoo and Wildlife Medicine , 45 (3). pp. 492-496.

Shaw, S.D., Bishop, P.J., Skerratt, L.F., Myhre, J., and Speare, R. (2014) Historical trends in frog populations in New Zealand based on public perceptions. New Zealand Journal of Zoology, 41 (1). pp. 10-20.

Speare, Rick, Harrington, Humpress, Canyon, Deon, and Massey, Peter D. (2014) A systematic literature review of pediculosis due to head lice in the Pacific Island Countries and Territories: what country specific research on head lice is needed? BMC Dermatology, 14.

Longbottom, Marlene, Worner, Fay, Fredericks, Bronwyn, Sherwood, Juanita, Bolt, Reuben, Speare, Rick, Usher, Kim, Buettner, Petra, Tsey, Komla, and Judd, Jenni (2014) Culture makes you stronger: Aboriginal women's voices from the South Coast of NSW. In: Presentations from the 2014 AIATSIS National Indigenous Studies Conference. From: 2014 AIATSIS National Indigenous Studies Conference: breaking barriers in Indigenous research and thinking: 50 years on, 26-28 March 2014, Canberra, ACT, Australia. (Unpublished)

Speare, R., Luly, J., Reimers, J., Durrheim, D., and Lunt, R. (2013) Antibodies to Australian bat lyssavirus in an asymptomatic bat carer. Internal Medicine Journal, 43 (11). pp. 1256-1257.

Zeldenryk, Lynne, Gordon, Susan, Gray, Marion, Speare, Richard, Melrose, Wayne, Hossain, Moazzem, and Williams, Gary (2013) Cognitive testing of the WHOQOL-BREF Bangladesh tool in a northern rural Bangladeshi population with lymphatic filariasis. Quality of Life Research, 22 (8). pp. 1917-1926.

Speare, Rick (2013) Don't anger the ancestors. Medical Observer, 17 September 2013.

Buttner, Petra G., Westcott, David A., Maclean, Jennefer, Brown, Lawrence, McKeown, Adam, Johnson, Ashleigh, Wilson, Karen, Blair, David, Luly, Jonathan, Skerratt, Lee, Muller, Reinhold, and Speare, Richard (2013) Tick paralysis in spectacled flying-foxes (Pteropus conspicillatus) in North Queensland, Australia: impact of a ground-dwelling ectoparasite finding an arboreal host. PLoS ONE, 8 (9). pp. 1-10.

Shaw, Stephanie D., Skerratt, Lee F., Haigh, Amanda, Bell, Ben D., Daglish, Lisa, Bishop, Phillip J., Summers, Rachel, Moreno, Virginia, Melzer, Sabine, Ohmer, Michel, Herbert, Sarah, Gleeson, Dianne, Rowe, Lucy, and Speare, Richard (2013) The distribution and host range of Batrachochytrium dendrobatidis in New Zealand, 1930–2010. Ecology, 94 (9). p. 2108.

Ohmer, M.E., Herbert, S.M., Speare, R., and Bishop, P.J. (2013) Experimental exposure indicates the amphibian chytrid pathogen poses low risk to New Zealand's threatened endemic frogs. Animal Conservation, 16 (4). pp. 422-429.

Mendez, D., Büttner, P., and Speare, R. (2013) Response of Australian veterinarians to the announcement of a Hendra virus vaccine becoming available. Australian Veterinary Journal, 91 (8). pp. 328-331.

Mendez, D., Judd, J., and Speare, R. (2013) Testing for Hendra virus: difficulties experienced by veterinarians in Queensland prior to 2011. Australian Veterinary Journal, 91 (8). pp. 323-327.

Redman-MacLaren, Michelle L., Mills, Jane, Tommbe, Rachael, MacLaren, David J., Speare, Richard, and McBride, William J.H. (2013) Women and HIV in a moderate prevalence setting: an integrative review. BMC Public Health, 13 (1). pp. 1-13.

Parison, Julie, Speare, Richard, and Canyon, Deon (2013) Head lice: the feelings people have. International Journal of Dermatology, 52 (2). pp. 169-171.

Massey, Peter D., Asugeni, Rowena, Wakageni, John, Kekeubata, Esau, Maena'aadi, John, Laete'esafi, John, Waneagea, Jackson, Harrington, Humpress, Fangana, Gilson, MacLaren, David, and Speare, Richard (2013) Progress towards TB control in East Kwaio, Solomon Islands. Rural and Remote Health, 13. pp. 1-3.

Harrington, Humpress, Asugeni, James, Jimuru, Christopher, Gwalaa, John, Ribeyro, Elmer, Bradbury, Richard, Joseph, Hayley, Melrose, Wayne, MacLaren, David, and Speare, Richard (2013) A practical strategy for responding to a case of lymphatic filariasis post-elimination in Pacific Islands. Parasites & Vectors, 6. pp. 1-7.

Redman-MacLaren, Michelle, MacLaren, David J., Harrington, Humpress, Asugeni, Rowena, Timothy-Harrington, Relmah, Kekeubata, Esau, and Speare, Richard (2012) Mutual research capacity strengthening: a qualitative study of two-way partnerships in public health research. International Journal for Equity in Health, 11. pp. 1-12.

Gaze, Soraya, McSorley, Henry J., Daveson, James, Jones, Di, Bethony, Jeffrey M., Oliveira, Luciana M., Speare, Richard, McCarthy, James S., Engwerda, Christian R., Croese, John, and Loukas, Alex (2012) Characterising the mucosal and systemic immune responses to experimental human hookworm infection. PLoS Pathogens, 8 (2). pp. 1-11.

Massey, P.D., Wakageni, J., Kekeubata, E., Maenaa'adi, J., Waneagea, J., Laete'esafi, J., Fangaria, G., Jimuru, C., Houaimane, M., Talana, J., MacLaren, D., and Speare, R. (2012) TB Questions, East Kwaio Answers: community-based participatory research in a remote area of Solomon Islands. Rural and Remote Health, 12. pp. 1-8.

Voyles, Jamie, Johnson, Leah R., Briggs, Cheryl J., Cashins, Scott D., Alford, Ross A., Berger, Lee, Skerratt, Lee F., Speare, Rick , and Rosenblum, Erica Bree (2012) Temperature alters reproductive life history patterns in Batrachochytrium dendrobatidis, a lethal pathogen associated with the global loss of amphibians. Ecology and Evolution, 2 (9). pp. 2241-2249.

Aitken, Peter, Leggat, Peter, Harley, Hazel, Speare, Richard, and Leclercq, Muriel (2012) Human resources issues and Australian disaster medical assistance teams: results of a national survey of team members. Emerging Health Threats Journal, 5. pp. 1-7.

Aitken, Peter, Leggat, Peter, Robertson, Andrew G., Harley, Hazel, Speare, Richard, and Leclercq, Muriel (2012) Leadership and use of standards by Australian disaster medical assistance teams: results of a national survey of team members. Prehospital and Disaster Medicine, 27 (2). pp. 142-147.

Joseph, Hayley, Speare, Richard, and Melrose, Wayne (2012) Laboratory diagnosis of lymphatic filariasis in Australia: available laboratory diagnostic tools and interpretation. Australian Journal of Medical Sciences, 33 (1). pp. 2-9.

Aitken, Peter, Leggat, Peter, Speare, Richard, and Leclercq, Muriel (2012) Logistic support provided to Australian disaster medical assistance teams: results of a national survey of team members. Emerging Health Threats Journal, 5. pp. 1-9.

Mendez, Diana H., Judd, Jenni, and Speare, Rick (2012) Unexpected result of Hendra virus outbreaks for veterinarians, Queensland, Australia. Emerging Infectious Diseases, 18 (1). pp. 83-85.

Young, Sam, Speare, Rick, Berger, Lee, and Skerratt, Lee F. (2012) Chloramphenicol with fluid and electrolyte therapy cures terminally ill green tree frogs (Litoria caerulea) with chytridiomycosis. Journal of Zoo and Wildlife Medicine , 43 (2). pp. 330-337.

Webb, Rebecca, Philips, Annie, Speare, Rick, Connolly, Joanne, and Berger, Lee (2012) Controlling wildlife fungal disease spread: in vitro efficacy of disinfectants against Batrachochytrium dendrobatidis and Mucor amphibiorum. Diseases of Aquatic Organisms, 99 (2). pp. 119-125.

Murray, Kris A., Skerratt, Lee F., Speare, Rick, Ritchie, Scott, Smout, Felicity, Hedlefs, Robert, and Lee, Jonathan (2012) Cooling off health security hot spots: getting on top of it down under. Environment International, 48. pp. 56-64.

Zeldenryk, Lynne, Gordon, Susan, Gray, Marion, Speare, Richard, and Melrose, Wayne (2012) Disability measurement for lymphatic filariasis: a review of generic tools used within morbidity management programs. PLoS Neglected Tropical Diseases, 6 (9). pp. 1-7.

Shaw, Stephanie D., Bishop, Phillip J., Harvey, Catherine, Berger, Lee, Skerratt, Lee F., Callon, Karen, Watson, Maureen, Potter, John, Jakob-Hoff, Richard, Goold, Mike, Kunzmann, Nicole, West, Peter, and Speare, Rick (2012) Fluorosis as a probable factor in metabolic bone disease in captive New Zealand native frogs (Leiopelma species). Journal of Zoo and Wildlife Medicine , 43 (3). pp. 549-565.

Young, Sam, Warner, Jeffrey, Speare, Rick, Berger, Lee, Skerratt, Lee F., and Muller, Reinhold (2012) Hematologic and plasma biochemical reference intervals for health monitoring of wild Australian tree frogs. Veterinary Clinical Pathology, 41 (4). pp. 478-492.

Hanson, D., McFarlane, K., Vardon, P., Lloyd, J., Durrheim, D., and Speare, R. (2012) Measuring the sustainability of a community safety promotion network: working from the inside out. International Journal of Injury Control and Safety Promotion, 19 (3). pp. 297-305.

Melrose, Wayne, Menzies, Holly, Boer, Melissa, Joseph, Hayley, Reeve, David, and Speare, Richard (2012) Short communication: a simple method for performing worm-egg counts on sodium acetate formaldehyde-preserved samples. Journal of Parasitology Research, 2012. pp. 1-3.

Young, Samantha, Skerratt, Lee F., Mendez, Diana, Speare, Rick, Berger, Lee, and Steele, Mike (2012) Using community surveillance data to differentiate between emerging and endemic amphibian diseases. Diseases of Aquatic Organisms, 98 (1). pp. 1-10.

Massey, Peter D., Miller, Adrian, Saggers, Sherry, Durrheim, David N., Speare, Richard, Taylor, Kylie, Pearce, Glenn, Odo, Travis, Broome, Jennifer, Judd, Jenni, Kelly, Jenny, Blackley, Magdalena, and Clough, Alan (2011) Australian Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander communities and the development of pandemic influenza containment strategies: community voices and community control. Health Policy, 103 (2-3). pp. 184-190.

Kelly, Jenny, Speare, Rick, and Higgs, Lesley (2011) Improving mental health literacy in the university setting: the role of mental health first aid. In: Presentations from 3rd Australian Rural and Remote Mental Health Symposium. From: 3rd Australian Rural and Remote Mental Health Symposium: impacts and outcomes, 14-16 November 2011, Ballarat, VIC, Australia. (Unpublished)

Boon, Helen J., Brown, Lawrence H., Tsey, Komla, Speare, Richard, Pagliano, Paul, Usher, Kim, and Clark, Brenton (2011) School disaster planning for children with disabilities: a critical review of the literature. International journal of Special Education , 26 (3). pp. 223-237.

Shaw, Stephanie, Speare, Richard, Lynn, Denis H, Yeates, Gregor, Zhao, Zeng, Berger, Lee, and Jakob-Hoff, Richard (2011) Nematode and ciliate nasal infection in captive Archey's frogs (Leiopelma archeyi). Journal of Zoo and Wildlife Medicine , 42 (3). pp. 473-479.

McSorley, Henry, Gaze, Soraya, Davidson, James, Jones, Dianne, Anderson, Robert P., Coulston, Andrew, Ruyssers, Nathalie, Speare, Richard, McCarthy, James, Engwerda, Christian R, Croese, John, and Loukas, Alex (2011) Suppression of inflammatory immune responses in celiac disease by experimental hookworm infection. PLoS ONE, 6 (9). pp. 1-7.

Nowak, Madeleine, Harrison, Simone L., Buettner, Petra G., Kimlin, Michael, Porter, David, Kennedy, Lee, and Speare, Rick (2011) Vitamin D status of adults from tropical Australia determined using two different laboratory assays: implications for public health messages. Photochemistry and Photobiology, 87 (4). pp. 935-943.

Heukelbach, Jorg, Sonnberg, Susanne, Becher, Heiko, Melo, Iana, Speare, Rick, and Oliveira, Fabiola Araujo (2011) High ovicidal efficacy of dimeticone: a new era of head lice treatment. Journal of the American Academy of Dermatology, 64 (4). e61-e62.

Daveson, A. James, Jones, Dianne M., Gaze Jangola, Soraya, McSorley, Henry, Clouston, Andrew, Pascoe, Andrew, Cooke, Sharon, Speare, Richard, Mcdonald, Graeme A., Anderson, Robert, McCarthy, James S., Loukas, Alex, and Croese, John (2011) Effect of hookworm infection on wheat challenge in celiac disease--a randomised double-blinded placebo controlled trial. PLoS ONE, 6 (3). pp. 1-9.

Murray, Kris A., Retallick, Richard W.R., Puschendorf, Robert, Skerratt, Lee F., Rosauer, Dan, McCallum, Hamish I., Berger, Lee, Speare, Rick, and VanDerWal, Jeremy (2011) Assessing spatial patterns of disease risk to biodiversity: implications for the management of the amphibian pathogen, Batrachochytrium dendrobatidis. Journal of Applied Ecology, 48 (1). pp. 163-173.

Murray, Kris A., Retallick, Richard W.R., Puschendorf, Robert, Skerratt, Lee F., Rosauer, Dan, McCallum, Hamish I., Berger, Lee, Speare, Richard, and VanDerWal, Jeremy (2011) Issues with modelling the current and future distribution of invasive pathogens. Journal of Applied Ecology, 48 (1). pp. 177-180.

Leggat, Peter A., Brown, Lawrence H., Aitken, Peter, and Speare, Richard (2011) Response to letter. Journal of Travel Medicine, 18 (1). p. 70.

Massey, PD, Polkinghorne, BN, Durrheim, David, Lower, T, and Speare, Richard (2011) Blood, guts and knife cuts: reducing the risk of swine brucellosis in feral pig hunters in north-west New South Wales, Australia. Rural and Remote Health, 11 (4). pp. 1-9.

Aitken, Peter, Leggat, Peter A., Robertson, Andrew G., Harley, Hazel, Speare, Richard, and Leclercq, Muriel G. (2011) Education and training of Australian Disaster Medical Assistance Team members: results of a national survey. Prehospital and Disaster Medicine, 26 (1). pp. 41-48.

Kearns, T., Andrews, R., Speare, R., Cheng, A., McCarthy, J., Carapetis, J., Holt, D., Mulholland, E., Currie, B., Page, W., McDonnell, J., and Shield, J. (2011) Ivermectin mass drug administration program to treat endemic scabies and strongyloidiasis in a remote aboriginal community in northern Australia. In: Tropical Medicine and International Health, pp. 198-199. From: 7th European Congress on Tropical Medicine and International Health, 3-6 October 2011, Barcelona, Spain.

Skerratt, Lee, Speare, Richard, and Berger, Lee (2011) Mitigating the impact of diseases affecting biodiversity - retrospective on the outbreak investigation for Chytridiomycosis. EcoHealth, 7 (Supplement 1). p. 26.

Callaway, Zak, Thomas, Annette, Melrose, Wayne, Buttner, Petra, and Speare, Rick (2011) Salmonella Virchow and Salmonella Weltevreden in a Random Survey of the Asian House Gecko, Hemidactylus frenatus, in Houses in Northern Australia. Vector Borne and Zoonotic Diseases, 11 (6). pp. 621-625.

Skerratt, Lee F., Mendez, Diana, McDonald, Keith R., Garland, Stephen, Livingstone, James, Berger, Lee, and Speare, Richard (2011) Validation of diagnostic tests in wildlife: the case of chytridiomycosis in wild amphibians. Journal of Herpetology, 45 (4). pp. 444-450.

Zeldenryk, Lynne, Gray, Marion, Speare, Richard, Gordon, Susan, and Melrose, Wayne (2011) The emerging story of disability associated with lymphatic filariasis: a critical review. PLoS Neglected Tropical Diseases, 5 (2). pp. 1-8.

Berger, Lee, Speare, Rick, Pessier, Allan, Voyles, Jamie, and Skerratt, Lee F. (2010) Treatment of chytridiomycosis requires urgent clinical trials. Diseases of Aquatic Organisms, 92 (2-3). pp. 165-174.

Schloegel, Lisa M., Daszak, Peter, Cunningham, Andrew A., Speare, Richard, and Hill, Barry (2010) Two amphibian diseases, chytridiomycosis and ranaviral disease, are now globally notifiable to the World Organization for Animal Health (OIE): an assessment. Diseases of Aquatic Organisms, 92 (2-3). pp. 101-108.

Hyatt, Alex D., Speare, Richard, Cunningham, Andrew A., and Carey, Cynthia (2010) Amphibian chytridiomycosis. Diseases of Aquatic Organisms, 92 (2-3). pp. 89-91.

Phillott, A.D., Speare, R., Hines, H.B., Skerratt, L.F., Meyer, E., McDonald, K.R., Cashins, S.D., Mendez, D., and Berger, L. (2010) Minimising exposure of amphibians to pathogens during field studies. Diseases of Aquatic Organisms, 92 (2-3). pp. 175-185.

Redman-MacLaren, Michelle L., MacLaren, David J., Asugeni, Rowena, Fa'anuabae, Chillion E., Harrington, Humpress, Muse, Alwin, Speare, Richard, and Clough, Alan R. (2010) "We can move forward": challenging historical inequity in public health research in Solomon Islands. International Journal of Equity in Health, 9. pp. 1-9.

Redman-MacLaren, Michelle L., MacLaren, David J., Soloman, Janella, Muse, Alwin, Asugeni, Rowena, Harrington, Humpress, Kekuabata, Esau, Speare, Richard, and Clough, Alan R. (2010) Research workshop to research work: initial steps in establishing health research systems on Malaita, Solomon Islands. Health Research Policy and Systems, 8. pp. 1-7.

Eastwood, Keith, Durrheim, David, Merritt, Tony, Massey, Peter D., Huppatz, Clare, Dalton, Craig, Hope, Kirsty, Moran, Lucille, Speare, Richard, and Farrar, Kris (2010) Field exercises are useful for improving public health emergency responses. Western Pacific Surveillance and Response, 1 (1). pp. 1-7.

Aitken, Peter, Leggat, Peter A., Brown, Lawrence H., and Speare, Richard (2010) Preparedness for short-term isolation among Queensland residents: implications for pandemic and disaster planning. Emergency Medicine Australasia, 22 (5). pp. 435-441.

Leggat, Peter A., Brown, Lawrence H., Aitken, Peter, and Speare, Richard (2010) Level of concern and precaution taking among Australians regarding travel during pandemic (H1N1) 2009: results from the 2009 Queensland social survey. Journal of Travel Medicine, 17 (5). pp. 291-295.

Mendez, D., Freeman, A.B., Spratt, D.M., and Speare, R. (2010) Pathology of cutaneous trombidiosis caused by larval trombiculid mites in a wild Lesueur's tree frog (Litoria wilcoxii). Australian Veterinary Journal, 88 (8). pp. 328-330.

Murray, Kris A., Skerratt, Lee F., Speare, Rick, and McCallum, Hamish (2010) Evidence of effects of endemic chytridiomycosis on host survival, behavior, and emigration: reply to Schmidt. Conservation Biology, 24 (3). pp. 900-902.

Murray, Kris, Retallick, Richard, McDonald, Keith R., Mendez, Diana, Aplin, Ken, Kirkpatrick, Peter, Berger, Lee, Hunter, David, Hines, Harry B., Campbell, R., Pauza, Matthew, Driessen, Michael, Speare, Richard, Richards, Stephen J., Mahony, Michael, Freeman, Alastair, Phillott, Andrea D., Hero, Jean-Marc, Kriger, Kerry, Driscoll, Don, Felton, Adam, Puschendorf, Robert, and Skerratt, Lee F. (2010) The distribution and host range of the pandemic disease chytridiomycosis in Australia, spanning surveys from 1956–2007. Ecology, 91 (5). p. 1557.

Brown, Lawrence H., Aitken, Peter, Leggat, Peter A., and Speare, Richard (2010) Self-reported anticipated compliance with physician advice to stay home during pandemic (H1N1) 2009: Results from the 2009 Queensland Social Survey. BMC Public Health, 10. pp. 1-6.

Asenov, Andre, Oliveira, Fabiola Araujo, Speare, Rick, Liesenfeld, Oliver, Hengge, Ulrich R., and Heukelbach, Jorg (2010) Efficacy of chemical and botanical over-the-counter pediculicides available in Brazil, and off-label treatments, against head lice ex vivo. International Journal of Dermatology, 49 (3). pp. 324-330.

Skerratt, Lee F., McDonald, Keith R., Hines, Harry B., Berger, Lee, Mendez, Diana, Phillott, Andrea D., Cashins, Scott D., Murray, Kris A., and Speare, Richard (2010) Application of the survey protocol for chytridiomycosis to Queensland, Australia. Diseases of Aquatic Organisms, 92 (2-3). pp. 117-129.

Heukelbach, Jörg, and Speare, Rick (2010) Control of head lice in developed market economies. In: Heukelbach, Jörg, (ed.) Management and Control of Head Lice Infestations. Uni-Med Verlag AG, Bremen, Germany, pp. 116-120.

Heukelbach, Jorg, Canyon, Deon V., Shaalan, Essam S., and Speare, Richard (2010) Crotamiton. In: Grayson, M. Lindsay, Crowe, Suzanne M., McCarthy, James S., Mills, John, Mouton, Johan W., Norrby, S. Ragnar, Paterson, David L., and Pfaller, Michael A., (eds.) Kucers' The Use of Antibiotics: A Clinical Review of Antibacterial, Antifungal, Antiparasitic and Antiviral Drugs. Hodder Arnold, London, UK, pp. 2325-2328.

Young, Sam, Speare, Rick, Berger, Lee, Skerratt, Lee F., and Mendez, Diana (2010) Emerging Amphibian Diseases and Disease Surveillance in Queensland: Stage 2 (February 2007 – April 2010). Report. Australian Government Department of Environment and Heritage.

Skerratt, Lee F., Phillott, Andrea D., Cashins, Scott D., Webb, Rebecca, Puschendorf, Robert, Windmiller, Bryan, James, Rebecca, Robbins, Alison, Berger, Lee, Voyles, Jamie, Speare, Rick, Alford, Ross A., McDonald, Keith, Mendez, Diana, VanDerWal, Jeremy, and Garland, Stephen (2010) Experimental Research to Obtain a Better Understanding of the Epidemiology, Transmission and Dispersal of Amphibian Chytrid Fungus in Australian Ecosystems. Report. Australian Government Department of Environment and Heritage.

Alford, Ross A., Skerratt, Lee F., Berger, Lee, Speare, Richard, Bell, Sara, Kenyon, Nicole, Rowley, Jodi J.L., Hauselberger, Kim, Young, Sam, Voyles, Jamie, Puschendorf, Robert, Cashins, Scott, Webb, Rebecca, Campbell, Ruth, and Mendez, Diana (2010) Experimental Research to Obtain a Better Understanding of the Pathogenesis of Chytridiomycosis, and the Susceptibility and Resistance of Key Amphibian Species to Chytridiomycosis in Australia. Report. James Cook University, Townsville, QLD, Australia.

Shaw, Stephanie D., Bishop, Phillip J., Berger, Lee, Skerratt, Lee Francis, Garland, Stephen, Gleeson, Dianne M., Haigh , Amanda, Herbert, Sarah, and Speare, Rick (2010) Experimental infection of self-cured Leiopelma archeyi with the amphibian chytrid Batrachochytrium dendrobatidis. Diseases of Aquatic Organisms, 92 (2-3). pp. 159-163.

Parison, Julie, Canyon, Deon V., and UNSPECIFIED (2010) Head lice and the impact of knowledge, attitudes and practices- a social science overview. In: Heukelbach, Jorg, (ed.) Management and Control of Head Lice Infestations. UNI-MED, Bremen, Germany, pp. 103-109.

Canyon, Deon V., and Speare, Rick (2010) Indirect transmission of head lice via inanimate objects. Open Dermatology Journal, 4. pp. 72-76.

Canyon, Deon V., Heukelbach, Jörg, and Speare, Rick (2010) Internet resources for head lice. In: Heukelbach, Jörg, (ed.) Management and Control of Head Lice Infestations. Uni-Med Verlag AG, Bremen, Germany, pp. 137-139.

Heukelbach, Jorg, Speare, Richard, Shaalan, Essam S., and Canyon, Deon V. (2010) Lindane. In: Grayson, M. Lindsay, Crowe, Suzanne M., McCarthy, James S., Mills, John, Mouton, Johan W., Norrby, S. Ragnar, Paterson, David L., and Pfaller, Michael A., (eds.) Kucers' The Use of Antibiotics: A Clinical Review of Antibacterial, Antifungal, Antiparasitic and Antiviral Drugs. Hodder Arnold, London, UK, pp. 2310-2317.

Shaalan, Essam, Canyon, Deon, Speare, Richard, and Heukelbach, Jorg (2010) Malathion. In: Grayson, M Lindsay, Crowe, Suzanne M, McCarthy, James S, Mills, John, Mouton, Johan W, Norrby, S Ragnar, Paterson, David L, and Pfaller, Michael A, (eds.) Kucers' The Use of Antibiotics: A Clinical Review of Antibacterial, Antifungal, Antiparasitic and Antiviral Drugs. Hodder Arnold, London, UK, pp. 2318-2324.

Canyon, Deon, Speare, Richard, and Heukelbach, Jörg (2010) "Natural" treatments and home remedies. In: Heukelbach, Jörg, (ed.) Management and Control of Head Lice Infestations. Uni-Med Verlag AG, Bremen, Germany, pp. 76-83.

Speare, Richard, Canyon, Deon V., Heukelbach, Jorg, and Shaalan, Essam S. (2010) Permethrin. In: Grayson, M. Lindsay, Crowe, Suzanne M., McCarthy, James S., Mills, John, Mouton, Johan W., Norrby, S. Ragnar, Paterson, David L., and Pfaller, Michael A., (eds.) Kucers' The Use of Antibiotics: A Clinical Review of Antibacterial, Antifungal, Antiparasitic and Antiviral Drugs. Hodder Arnold, London, UK, pp. 2299-2305.

Canyon, Deon V., Heukelbach, Jorg, Shaalan, Essam S., and Speare, Richard (2010) Piperonyl butoxide. In: Grayson, M. Lindsay, Crowe, Suzanne M., McCarthy, James S., Mills, John, Mouton, Johan W., Norrby, S. Ragnar, Paterson, David L., and Pfaller, Michael A., (eds.) Kucers' The Use of Antibiotics: A Clinical Review of Antibacterial, Antifungal, Antiparasitic and Antiviral Drugs. Hodder Arnold, London, UK, pp. 2306-2309.

Hunter, David A., Speare, Rick, Marantelli, Gerry, Mendez, Diana, Pietsch, Rod, and Osborne, Will (2010) Presence of the amphibian chytrid fungus Batrachochytrium dendrobatidis in threatened corroboree frog populations in the Australian Alps. Diseases of Aquatic Organisms, 92 (2-3). pp. 209-216.

Canyon, Deon V., Speare, Rick, and Heukelbach, Jörg (2010) Transmission and risk factors. In: Heukelbach, Jörg, (ed.) Management and Control of Head Lice Infestations. Uni-Med Verlag AG, Bremen, Germany, pp. 34-40.

Heukelbach, Jörg, Speare, Rick, and Ramos, Alberto Novaes (2010) Treatment options and resistance. In: Heukelbach, Jörg, (ed.) Management and Control of Head Lice Infestations. Uni-Med Verlag AG, Bremen, Germany, pp. 97-101.

Smith, D.R., Leggat, P.A., and Speare, R. (2010) The latest endangered species in Australia: a tobacco-smoking veterinarian. Australian Veterinary Journal, 88 (9). pp. 369-370.

Leggat, Peter A., Speare, Richard, and Aitken, Peter (2009) Swine Flu and travelers: an Australian perspective. Journal of Travel Medicine, 16 (6). pp. 373-376.

Voyles, Jamie L., Young, Samantha, Berger, Lee, Campbell, Craig, Voyles, Wyatt F, Dinudom, Anuwat, Cook, David, Webb, Rebecca, Alford, Ross A., Skerratt, Lee F., and Speare, Richard (2009) Pathogenesis of chytridiomycosis, a cause of catastrophic amphibian declines. Science, 326 (5952). pp. 582-585.

Murray, Kris A., Skerratt, Lee F., Speare, Rick, and McCallum, Hamish (2009) Impact and dynamics of disease in species threatened by the amphiian chytrid fungus, Batrachochytrium dendrobatidis. Conservation Biology, 23 (5). pp. 1242-1252.

Berger, Lee, Skerratt, Lee F., Zhu, Xing-Quan, Young, Sam, and Speare, Rick (2009) Severe sparganosis in Australian treefrogs. Journal of Wildlife Diseases, 45 (4). pp. 921-929.

Aitken, Peter, Leggat, Peter, Robertson, Andrew, Harley, Hazel, Speare, Richard, and Leclerq, Muriel (2009) Health and safety aspects of deployment of Australian disaster medical assistance team members: results of a national survey. Travel Medicine and Infectious Disease, 7 (5). pp. 284-290.

Aitken, Peter, Leggat, Peter, Robertson, Andrew, Harley, Hazel, Speare, Richard, and Le Clerq, Muriel (2009) Pre- and post-deployment health support provided to Australian disaster medical assistance team members: results of a national survey. Travel Medicine and Infectious Disease, 7 (5). pp. 305-311.

Leggat, Peter A., Smith, Derek R., and Speare, Richard (2009) Exposure rate of needlestick and sharps injuries among Australian veterinarians. Journal of Occupational Medicine and Toxicology, 4 (25). - .

Berger, Lee, Speare, Rich, Martanelli, Gerry, and Skerratt, Lee F. (2009) A zoospore inhibition technique to evaluate the activity of antifungal compounds against Batrachochytrium dendrobatidis and unsuccessful treatment of experimentally infected green tree frogs (Litoria caerulea) by fluconazole and benzalkonium chloride. Research in Veterinary Science, 87 (1). pp. 106-110.

Yang, Hyo Jin, Park, Se Chang, Speare, Rick, Kim, Young Jun, Lee, Hang, and Min, Mi-Sook (2009) Case report of Chytridiomycosis in an exotic frog species, Litoria caerulea in South Korea. Korean Journal of Herpetology, 1 (1). pp. 71-78.

Smith, D.R., Leggat, P.A., and Speare, R. (2009) Musculoskeletal disorders and psychosocial risk factors among veterinarians in Queensland, Australia. Australian Veterinary Journal, 87 (7). pp. 260-265.

Whitehall, John S., Speare, Richard, Best, Heidi E., Price, Philippa J., and Mills, Deborah J. (2009) A maggoty scalp. Medical Journal of Australia, 190 (12). pp. 717-718.

Leggat, Peter A., Smith, Derek R., and Speare, Richard (2009) Hand dermatitis among veterinarians from Queensland, Australia. Contact Dermatitis, 60 (6). pp. 336-338.

Bishop, Phillip J., Speare, Rick, Poulter, Russell, Butler, Margi, Speare, Benjamin J., Hyatt, Alex, Olsen, Veronica, and Haigh, Amanda (2009) Elimination of the amphibian chytrid fungus Batrachochytrium dendrobatidis by Archey's frog Leiopelma archeyi. Diseases of Aquatic Organisms, 84 (1). pp. 9-15.

Smith, Derek R., Leggat, Peter A., Speare, Richard, and Townley-Jones, Maureen (2009) Examining the dimensions and correlates of workplace stress among Australian veterinarians. Journal of Occupational Medicine and Toxicology, 4 (32). pp. 1-8.

Yang, HyoJin, Baek, HaeJun, Speare, Richard, Webb, Rebecca, Park, SunKyung, Kim, TaeHo, Lasater, Kelly C., Shin, SangPhil, Son, SangHo, Park, JaeHak, Min, MiSook, Kim, YoungJun, Na, Kijeong, Lee, Hang, and Park, SeChang (2009) First detection of the amphibian chytrid fungus Batrachochytrium dendrobatidis in free-ranging populations of amphibians on mainland Asia: survey in South Korea. Diseases of Aquatic Organisms, 86 (1). pp. 9-13.

Berger, Lee, Longcore, Joyce E., Speare, Rick, Hyatt, Alex, and Skerratt, Lee F. (2009) Fungal diseases in amphibians. In: Heatwole, Harold, and Wilkinson, John W., (eds.) Amphibian Decline: diseases, parasites, maladies and pollutiones. Amphiban Biology, 8 . Surrey Beatty & Sons, Australia, pp. 2986-3052.

Counahan, M., Walsh, H., and Speare, R. (2009) Head lice as an OHS risk to primary school teachers in Australia. Journal of Occupational Health and Safety: Australia and New Zealand, 25 (6). pp. 477-481.

Miller, Adrian, and Speare, Richard (2009) Health care for Indigenous Australians. In: Willis, Eileen, Reynolds, Louise, and Keleher, Helen, (eds.) Understanding the Australain Health Care System. Elsevier, Chatswood, NSW, Australia, pp. 131-142.

Eastwood, Keith, Durrheim, David, Francis, J. Lynn, d'Espaignet, Edouard Tursan, Duncan, Sarah, Islam, Fakhrul, and Speare, Richard (2009) Knowledge about pandemic influenza and compliance with containment measures among Australians. Bulletin of the World Health Organization, 87 (8). pp. 588-594.

Canyon, D.V., Speare, R., and Smith, P. (2009) PROBE: Preparedness and Response - Online Bioterrorism Education: case study II. Ilxir Publishing, Perth, WA, Australia.

Massey, P.D., Miller, A., Durrheim, D.N., Speare, R., Saggers, S., and Eastwood, K. (2009) Pandemic influenza containment and the cultural and social context of indigenous communities. Rural and Remote Health, 9.

Harrison, Simone L. , Nowak, Madeleine, Buettner, Petra G., Kimlin, Michael, Porter, David, Kennedy, R. Lee, and Speare, Richard (2009) Public Health and clinical dilemmas resulting from imprecise vitamin D tests. Journal of Rural and Tropical Public Health, 8. pp. 53-58.

Clemas, Rebecca J., Germano, Jennifer M., Speare, Richard, and Bishop, Phillip J. (2009) Use of three individual marking methods in Australian frogs (Genus: Litoria) with notes on placement of visable implant alphanumeric tags. New Zealand Natural Sciences, 34. pp. 1-7.

Hemmingway, Valentine, Brunner, Jesse, Speare, Rick, and Berger, Lee (2009) Viral and bacterial diseases in amphibians. In: Heatwole, Harold, and Wilkinson, John W., (eds.) Amphibian Decline: diseases, parasites, maladies and pollution. Amphiban Biology, 8 . Surrey Beatty & Sons, Australia, pp. 2963-2985.

Pattison, David A., and Speare, Richard (2008) Strongyloidiasis in personnel of the Regional Assistance Mission to Solomon Islands (RAMSI). Medical Journal of Australia, 189 (4). pp. 203-206.

Speare, Rick, Melrose, Wayne, Cooke, Sharon, and Croese, John (2008) Techniques to kill infective larvae of human hookworm Necator americanus in the laboratory and a new material safety data sheet. Australian Journal of Medical Sciences, 29 (3). pp. 91-96.

Spratt, David, Beveridge, Ian, Skerratt, Lee , and Speare, Richard (2008) Appendix 2: guide to the identification of common parasites of Australian mammals. In: Vogelnest, Larry, and Woods, Rupert, (eds.) Medicine of Australian Mammals. CSIRO Publishing, Collingwood, VIC, Australia, pp. 639-658.

Hanson, Dale, Hanson, Jan, Vardon, Paul, McFarlane, Kathryn, Speare, Rick, and Durrheim, David (2008) Documenting the development of social capital in a community safety promotion network: it's not what you know but who you know. Health Promotion Journal of Australia, 19 (2). pp. 144-151.

Heukelbach, J., Canyon, D.V., Oliveira, F.A., Muller, R., and Speare, R. (2008) In vitro efficacy of over-the-counter botanical pediculicides against the head louse Pediculus humanus var capitus based on a stringent standard for mortality assessment. Medical and Veterinary Entomology, 22 (3). pp. 264-272.

Canyon, D.V., Speare, R., and Smith, P. (2008) PROBE: Preparedness and Response - Online Bioterrorism Education: case study I. Ilxir Publications, Perth, WA, Australia.

Speare, Rick (2008) Parasitic worms to treat human disease. In: Abstracts of the 2008 ASP & ARC/NHMRC Research Network for Parasitology Annual Conference, pp. 32-33. From: 2008 ASP & ARC/NHMRC Research Network for Parasitology Annual Conference, 6-9 July 2008, Glenelg, South Australia.

Ugbomoiko, Uade S., Speare, Rick, and Heukelbach, Jorg (2008) Self-diagnosis of head lice infestation in rural Nigeria as a reliable rapid assessment tool for pediculosis. Open Dermatology Journal, 2. pp. 95-97.

Boon, Virginia A.F., Munro, James L., Kan, George W., Burnell, James, and Speare, Richard (2008) Seroreactivity against streptococcal DRS (distantly related to SIC) protein is a predictor for end-stage renal failure. Clinical and Vaccine Immunology, 15 (11). pp. 1699-1704.

Skerratt, Lee F., Berger, Lee, Hines, Harry B., McDonald, Keith R., Mendez, Diana, and Speare, Richard (2008) Survey protocol for detecting chytridiomycosis in all Australian frog populations. Diseases of Aquatic Organisms, 80 (2). pp. 85-94.

Mendez, Diana, Webb, Rebecca, Berger, Lee, and Speare, Richard (2008) Survival of the amphibian chytrid fungus Batrachochytrium dendrobatidis on bare hands and gloves: hygiene implications for amphibian handling. Diseases of Aquatic Organisms, 82 (2). pp. 97-104.

Phillott, Andrea D., Skerratt, Lee F., McDonald, Keith R., Lemckert, Frank L., Hines, Harry B., Clarke, John M., Alford, Ross A., and Speare, Rick (2008) Toe clipping of Anurans for mark-recapture studies: acceptable if justified. That’s what we said! Herpetological Review, 39 (2). pp. 149-150.

Parison, Julie C., Speare, Richard, and Canyon, Deon V. (2008) Uncovering family experiences with head lice: the difficulties of eradication. Open Dermatology Journal, 2. pp. 9-17.

Rowley, Jodie J.L., Chan, Simon Kin Fung, Tang, Wing Sze, Speare, Richard, Skerratt, Lee F., Alford, Ross A., Cheung, Ka Shing, Ho, Ching Yee, and Campbell, Ruth (2007) Survey for the amphibian chytrid Batrachochytrium dendrobatidis in Hong Kong in native amphibians and in the international amphibian trade. Diseases of Aquatic Organisms, 78 (2). pp. 87-95.

Speare, Rick, Canyon, Deon V., Cahill, Christine, and Thomas, Genelle (2007) Comparative efficacy of two nit combs in removing head lice (Pediculus humanus var. capitis) and their eggs. International Journal of Dermatology, 46 (12). pp. 1275-1278.

Massey, Peter, Durrheim, David N., and Speare, Rick (2007) Inadequate chemoprophylaxis and the risk of malaria. Australian Family Physician, 36 (12). pp. 1058-1060.

Canyon, Deon, and Speare, Richard (2007) Do head lice spread in swimming pools? International Journal of Dermatology, 46 (11). pp. 1211-1213.

Oliveira, F.A.S., Speare, R., and Heukelbach, J. (2007) High in vitro efficacy of Nyda® L, a pediculicide containing dimeticone. Journal of the European Academy of Dermatology and Venereology, 21 (10). pp. 1325-1329.

Voyles, Jamie, Berger, Lee, Young, Sam, Speare, Rick, Webb, Rebecca, Warner, Jeffrey, Rudd, Donna, Campbell, Ruth, and Skerratt, Lee F. (2007) Electrolyte depletion and osmotic imbalance in amphibians with chytridiomycosis. Diseases of Aquatic Organisms, 77 (2). pp. 113-118.

Parison, J., Speare, R., and Canyon, D. (2007) Uncovering family experience with head lice treatment: results of on-line questionnaire. In: Papers from 38th Public Health Association of Australia Annual Conference, p. 49. From: 38th Public Health Association of Australia Annual Conference, 23-26 September 2007, Alice Springs, NT, Australia.

Skerratt, Lee Francis, Berger, Lee, Speare, Richard, Cashins, Scott, McDonald, Keith Raymond, Phillott, Andrea Dawn, Hines, Harry Bryan, and Kenyon, Nicole (2007) Spread of chytridiomycosis has caused the rapid global decline and extinction of frogs. EcoHealth, 4 (2). pp. 125-134.

Felger, Johanna, Enssle, Johannes, Mendez, Diana, and Speare, Richard (2007) Chytridiomycosis in El Salvador. Salamandra, 43 (2). pp. 122-127.

Canyon, Deon V., and Speare, Rick (2007) A comparison of botanical and synthetic substances commonly used to prevent head lice (Pediculus humanus var. capitis) infestation. International Journal of Dermatology, 46 (4). pp. 422-426.

Webb, R., Mendez, D., Berger, L., and Speare, R. (2007) Additional disinfectants effective against the amphibian chytrid fungus Batrachochytrium dendrobatidis. Diseases of Aquatic Organisms, 74 (1). pp. 13-16.

Leggat, Peter A., Mills, Deborah, and Speare, Richard (2007) Hostellers' knowledge of transmission and prevention of avian influenza when travelling abroad. Travel Medicine and Infectious Disease, 5 (1). pp. 53-56.

Young, S., Berger, L., and Speare, R. (2007) Amphibian chytridiomycosis: strategies for captive management and conservation. International Zoo Yearbook, 41 (1). pp. 85-95.

Hauquitz, A., Leggat, P., Long, S., and Speare, R. (2007) Awareness of the Millennium development goals in North Queensland. In: Papers from the 16th Annual Scientific Meeting of the Australasian College of Tropical Medicine & Annual Conference of the North Queensland Centre for Cancer Research (8), p. 23. From: 16th Annual Scientific Meeting of the Australasian College of Tropical Medicine & Annual Conference of the North Queensland Centre for Cancer Research, 19 - 21 July 2007, Townsville, QLD, Australia.

Young, Sam, Speare, Rick, Berger, Lee, Skerratt, Lee, and Mendez, Diana (2007) Emerging Amphibian Diseases and Disease Surveillance in Queensland: Stage 1 (January 2006 – January 2007). Report. Australian Government Department of Environment and Heritage.

Leggat, Peter A., Mills, Deborah, and Speare, Richard (2007) Level of concern and sources of information of a group of Brisbane hostelers for personal safety and terrorism when traveling abroad. Journal of Travel Medicine, 14 (2). pp. 112-116.

Canyon, D.V., Speare, R., Aitken, P., Leggat, P., Melrose, W., Robertson, A., and Hodge, J. (2007) PROBE: preparedness and response - online bioterrorism education: foundation knowledge training. Ilxir Publications, Perth, WA, Australia.

Phillott, Andrea D., Skerratt, Lee F., McDonald, Keith R., Lemckert, Frank L., Hines, Harry B., Clarke, John M., Alford, Ross A., and Speare, Rick (2007) Toe-clipping as an acceptable method of identifying individual anurans in mark recapture studies. Herpetological Review, 38 (3). pp. 305-308.

Counahan, M.L., Andrews, R.M., Weld, H., Walsh, H., and Speare, R. (2007) What parents in Australia know and do about head lice. Rural and Remote Health, 7 (3).

Heukelbach, Jorg, Canyon, Deon, and Speare, Rick (2007) The effect of natural products on head lice: in vitro tests and clinical evidence. Journal of Pediatric Infectious Diseases, 2 (2). pp. 67-76.

Heukelbach, Jörg, Kuenzer, Monika, Counahan, Megan, Feldmeier, Hermann, and Speare, Richard (2006) Correct diagnosis of current head lice infestation made by affected individuals from a hyperendemic area. International Journal of Dermatology, 45 (12). pp. 1437-1438.

Croese, John, and Speare, Richard (2006) Intestinal allergy expels hookworms: seeing is believing. Trends in Parasitology, 22 (12). pp. 547-550.

Hawkes, Anna Louise, Nowak, Madeleine, Bidstrup, Benjamin, and Speare, Richard (2006) Outcomes of coronary artery bypass graft surgery. Vascular Health and Risk Management, 2 (4). pp. 477-484.

Nowak, Madeleine, Buttner, Petra, Harrison, Simone, Daniell, Kym, Raasch, Beverley, and Speare, Richard (2006) Effectiveness of lifestyle measures in the treatment of gastroesophageal reflux disease - a case series. Therapeutics and Clinical Risk Management, 2 (3). pp. 329-334.

Heukelbach, Jörg, Oliveira, Fabíola A.S., and Speare, Richard (2006) A new shampoo based on neem (Azadirachta indica) is highly effective against head lice in vitro. Parasitology Research, 99 (4). pp. 353-356.

Burkot, T.R., Durrheim, D.N., Melrose, W.D., Speare, R., and Ichimori, K. (2006) The argument for integrating vector control with multiple drug administration campaigns to ensure elimination of lymphatic filariasis. Filaria Journal, 5 (10). pp. 1-7.

Speare, Rick, Latasi, Falatea Fab, Nelesone, Tekaai, Harmen, Sonia, Melrose, Wayne, Durrheim, David, and Heukelbach, Jorg (2006) Prevalence of soil transmitted nematodes on Nukufetau, a remote Pacific Island in Tuvalu. BMC Infectious Diseases, 6 (110). pp. 1-6.

Speare, Richard, Canyon, Deon V., and Melrose, Wayne (2006) Quantification of blood intake of the head louse, pediculus humanus capitis. International Journal of Dermatology, 45 (5). pp. 543-546.

Durrheim, David N., Muller, Reinhold, Saunders, Vicki L., Speare, Richard, and Lowe, John (2006) Would Australian general practice be the first point of contact during an anthrax bioterrorism event? Australian Family Physician, 35. pp. 172-174.

Schloegel, Lisa M., Hero, Jean-Marc, Berger, Lee, Speare, Rick, McDonald, Keith, and Daszak, Peter (2006) The decline of the sharp-snouted day frog (Taudactylus acutirostris): the first documented case of extinction by infection in a free-ranging wildlife species? EcoHealth, 3 (1). pp. 35-40.

Nelesone, Tekaai, Durrheim, David N., Speare, Richard, Kiedrzynski, Tom, and Melrose, Wayne D. (2006) Strengthening sub-national communicable disease surveillance in a remote Pacific Island Country by adapting a successful African outbreak surveillance model. Tropical Medicine & International Health, 11 (1). pp. 17-21.

Croese, J., O'Neil, J., Masson, J., Cooke, S., Melrose, W., Pritchard, D., and Speare, R. (2006) A proof of concept study establishing Necator americanus in Chrohn's patients and reservoir donors. Gut, 55 (1). pp. 136-137.

Croese, John, Wood, Marnie J., Melrose, Wayne, and Speare, Richard (2006) Allergy controls the population density of Necator americanus in the small intestine. Gastroenterology, 131 (2). pp. 402-409.

Heukelbach, Jorg, Speare, Richard, and Canyon, Deon (2006) Natural products and their application to the control of head lice: an evidence-based review. In: Brahmachari, Goutam, (ed.) Chemistry of Natural Products: Recent Trends & Developments. Research Signpost, Trivandrum, Kerala, India, pp. 277-302.

Barnett, F.I., Durrheim, D.M., Speare, R., and Muller, R. (2005) Management of Irukandji syndrome in northern Australia. Rural and Remote Health, 5 (3). 1-10.

Johnston, Fay H., Morris, Peter S., Speare, Richard, McCarthy, James, Currie, Bart, Ewald, Dan, Page, Wendy, and Dempsey, Karen (2005) Strongyloidiasis: a review of the evidence for Australian practitioners. Australian Journal of Rural Health, 13 (4). pp. 247-254.

Counahan, Megan L., Andrews, Ross M., and Speare, Rick (2005) Reliability of parental reports of headlice in their children. Medical Journal of Australia, 182 (3). pp. 137-138.

Durrheim, David N., Muller, Reinhold, Saunders, Vicki, Speare, Rick, and Lowe, John B. (2005) Australian public and smallpox. Emerging Infectious Diseases, 11 (11). pp. 1748-1750.

McDonald, K.R., Méndez, D., Müller, R., Freeman, A.B., and Speare, R. (2005) Decline in the prevalence of chytridiomycosis in frog populations in North Queensland, Australia. Pacific Conservation Biology, 11 (2). pp. 114-120.

Berger, Lee, Speare, Rick, and Skerratt, Lee F. (2005) Distribution of Batrachochytrium dendrobatidis and pathology in the skin of green tree frogs Litoria caerulea with severe chytridiomycosis. Diseases of Aquatic Organisms, 68 (1). pp. 65-70.

Berger, Lee, Hyatt, Alex D., Speare, Rick, and Longcore, Joyce E. (2005) Life cycle stages of the amphibian chytrid Batrachochytrium dendrobatidis. Diseases of Aquatic Organisms, 68 (1). pp. 51-63.

Webb, Rebecca, Berger, Lee, Mendez, Diana, and Speare, Rick (2005) MS-222 (tricaine methane sulfonate) does not kill the amphibian chytrid fungus Batrachochytrium dendrobatidis. Diseases of Aquatic Organisms, 68 (1). pp. 89-90.

Johnson, Megan L., and Speare, Richard (2005) Possible modes of dissemination of the amphibian chytrid Batrachochytrium dendrobatidis in the environment. Diseases of Aquatic Organisms, 65 (3). pp. 181-186.

Berger, Lee, Marantelli, Gerry, Skerratt, Lee F., and Speare, Rick (2005) Virulence of the amphibian chytrid fungus Batrachochytrium dendrobatidis varies with the strain. Diseases of Aquatic Organisms, 68 (1). pp. 47-50.

Speare, Rick, Skerratt, Lee, Berger, Lee, Hines, Harry, Hyatt, Alex, Mendez, Diana, McDonald, Keith, Hero, Jean-Marc, Marantelli, Gerry, Muller, Reinhold, Alford, Ross, and Woods, Rupert (2005) A project that designs and trials a pilot survey to map the distribution of chyridomycosis (caused by the amphibian chytrid fungus) in Australian frogs. Report. Australian Government Department of Environment and Heritage.

Weldon, Ché, du Preez, Louis H., Hyatt, Alex D., Muller, Reinhold, and Speare, Rick (2004) Origin of the amphibian chytrid fungus. Emerging Infectious Diseases, 10 (12). pp. 2100-2105.

Retallick, Richard W.R., McCallum, Hamish, and Speare, Rick (2004) Endemic infection of the amphibian chytrid fungus in a frog community post-decline. PLoS Biology, 2 (11). pp. 351-357.

Counahan, M., Andrews, R., Buttner, P., Byrnes, G., and Speare, R. (2004) Head lice prevalence in primary schools in Victoria, Australia. Journal of Paediatrics and Child Health, 40 (11). pp. 616-619.

Barnes, J.L., Warner, J., Melrose, W., Durrheim, D., Speare, R., Reeder, J.C., and Ketheesan, N. (2004) Adaptive immunity in melioidosis: a possible role for T cells in determining outcome of infection with Burkholderia pseudomallei. Clinical Immunology, 113 (1). pp. 22-28.

Speare, R., Skerratt, L.F., Berger, L., and Johnson, P.M. (2004) Toxic effects of mebendazole at high dose on the haematology of red-legged pademelons (Thylogale stigmatica). Australian Veterinary Journal, 82 (5). pp. 30-33.

Berger, L., Speare, R., and Middleton, D. (2004) A squamous cell carcinoma and an adenocarcinoma in Australian treefrogs. Australian Veterinary Journal, 82 (1-2). pp. 88-90.

Marantelli, Gerry, Berger, Lee, Speare, Rick, and Keegan, Leigh (2004) Distribution of the amphibian chytrid Batrachochytrium dendrobatidis and keratin during tadpole development. Pacific Conservation Biology, 10 (3). pp. 173-179.

Berger, L., Speare, R., Hines, H.B., Marantelli, G., Hyatt, A.D., McDonald, K.R., Skerratt, L.F., Olsen, V., Clarke, J.M., Gillespie, G., Mahony, M., Sheppard, N., Williams, C., and Tyler, M. (2004) Effect of season and temperature on mortality in amphibians due to chytridiomycosis. Australian Veterinary Journal, 82 (7). pp. 31-36.

Speare, R., and Durrheim, D.N. (2004) Strongyloides serology - useful for diagnosis and management of strongyloidiasis in rural Indigenous populations, but important gaps in knowledge remain. Rural and Remote Health, 4 (264). pp. 1-9.

Durrheim, David N., Williams, Holly Ann, Barnes, Karen, Speare, Richard, and Sharp, Brian L. (2003) Beyond evidence: a retrospective study of factors influencing a malaria treatment policy change in two South African Provinces. Critical Public Health, 13 (4). pp. 309-330.

Leggat, P., Speare, R., and Durrheim, D. (2003) Professional doctorates in public health: contributing towards workforce specialisation and the knowledge economy. Focus on Health Professional Education, 5 (2). pp. 14-22.

Speare, Richard, Cahill, Christine J., and Thomas, Genelle K. (2003) Head lice on pillows, and strategies to make a small risk even less. International Journal of Dermatology, 42 (8). pp. 626-629.

Johnson, Megan L., and Speare, Richard (2003) Survival of Batrachochytrium dendrobatidis in water: quarantine and disease control implications. Emerging Infectious Diseases, 9 (8). pp. 922-925.

Leggat, Peter A., and Speare, Richard (2003) Trends in antimalarial drugs prescribed in Australia, 1992-1998. Journal of Travel Medicine, 10 (3). pp. 189-191.

Govere, J.M., Speare, R., and Durrheim, D.N. (2003) The prevalence of pediculosis in rural South African schoolchildren. South African Journal of Science, 99 (1-2). pp. 21-23.

Bonaccorso, Elisa, Guayasamin, Juan M., Méndez, Diana, and Speare, Richard (2003) Chytridiomycosis as a possible cause of population declines in Atelopus cruciger (Anura: Bufonidae). Herpetological Review, 34 (4). pp. 331-334.

Johnson, Megan L., Berger, Lee, Phillips, Lara, and Speare, Richard (2003) Fungicidal effects of chemical disinfectants, UV light, desiccation and heat on the amphibian chytrid, Batrachochytrium dendrobatidis. Diseases of Aquatic Organisms, 57 (3). pp. 255-260.

Hawkes, Anna, Nowak, Madeleine, and Speare, Richard (2003) Short form-36 health survey as an evaluation tool for cardiac rehabilitation programs: is it appropriate? Journal of Cardiopulmonary Rehabilitation, 23 (1). pp. 22-25.

Adams, M., Page, W., and Speare, R. (2003) Strongyloidiasis: an issue in Aboriginal communities. Rural and Remote Health, 3. pp. 1-6.

Speare, R., Durrheim, D. N., Ogunbanjo, G. A., Edginton, M. E., and Harris, B. N. (2003) An effective training strategy for communicable disease control nurses. Africa Journal of Nursing and Midwifery, 5 (1). pp. 50-55.

Speare, Rick, Thomas, Genelle, and Cahill, Chris (2002) Head lice are not found on floors in primary school classrooms. Australian and New Zealand Journal of Public Health, 26 (3). pp. 208-211.

Canyon, Deon, Speare, Rick, Naumann, Ian, and Winkel, Ken (2002) Environmental and economic costs of invertebrate invasions in Australia. In: Pimental, David, (ed.) Biological Invasions: economic and environmental costs of alien plant, animal and microbe species. CRC Press, Boca Raton, U.S.A, pp. 45-66.

Durrheim, D.N., Fourie, A., Balt, E., le Roux, M., Harris, B.N., Matebula, M., de Villiers, M., and Speare, R. (2002) Leprosy in Mpumalange province, South Africa: eliminated or hidden? Leprosy Review, 73 (4). pp. 326-333.

Durrheim, D.N., Speare, R., and Petzer, M. (2002) Rabies post exposure management in South Africa: a telephonic survey used as a rapid tool for operational research. Tropical Medicine & International Health, 7 (5). pp. 459-461.

Durrheim, David N., Speare, Richard, and Harries, Anthony D. (2002) Research that influences policy and practice: characteristics of operational research to improve malaria control in Mpumalanga Province, South Africa. Malaria Journal, 1 (9). pp. 1-7.

Canyon, Deon V., Speare, Richard, and Muller, Reinhold (2002) Spatial and kinetic factors for the transfer of head lice (Pediculus capitis) between hairs. Journal of Investigative Dermatology, 119 (3). pp. 629-631.

Durrheim, David N., Braack, Leo, Grobler, Douw, Bryden, Helena, Speare, Rick, and Leggat, Peter A. (2001) Safety of travel in South Africa: the Kruger National Park. Journal of Travel Medicine, 8 (4). pp. 176-191.

Berger, Lee, Speare, Rick, Thomas, Annette, and Hyatt, Alex (2001) Mucocutaneous fungal disease in tadpoles of Bufo marinus in Australia. Journal of Herpetology, 35 (2). pp. 330-335.

Speare, Richard, and Koehler, Joy M. (2001) A case of pubic lice resistant to pyrethins. Australian Family Physician, 2001 (June). pp. 572-574.

Thomas, A.D., Forbes-Faulkner, J.C., Speare, R., and Murray, C. (2001) Salmonelliasis in wildlife from Queensland. Journal of Wildlife Diseases, 37 (2). pp. 229-238.

Durrheim, David N., Harris, Bernice N., Speare, Rick, and Billinghurst, Kelvin (2001) The use of hospital-based nurses for the surveillance of potential disease outbreaks. Bulletin of the World Health Organization, 79 (1). pp. 22-27.

Berger, Lee, Speare, Rick, and Kent, Andrew (2000) Diagnosis of chytridiomycosis in amphibians by histological examination. ZOOS Print Journal, 15 (1). pp. 184-190.

Leggat, Peter A., and Speare, Richard (2000) Traveling with pets. Journal of Travel Medicine, 7 (6). pp. 325-329.

Skerratt, Lee Francis, Speare, Rick, Berger, Lee, and Winsor, Heather (1998) Lyssaviral infection and lead poisoning in black flying foxes from Queensland. Journal of Wildlife Diseases, 34 (2). pp. 355-361.

Speare, Rick, Skerratt, Lee, Foster, Robert, Berger, Lee, Hooper, Peter, Lunt, Ross, Blair, David, Hansman, Dinah, Goulet, Mike, and Cooper, Sandra (1997) Australian bat lyssavirus infection in three fruit bats from north Queensland. Communicable Diseases Intelligence, 21 (9). pp. 117-120.

Speare, R., Donovan, J.A., Skerratt, L.F., Berger, L., Ladds, P.W., and de Beer, S. (1997) Idiopathic intranuclear inclusion bodies in the renal epithelium of macropods. Australian Veterinary Journal, 75 (6). pp. 446-447.

Skerratt, Lee F., Phelan, Jim, McFarlane, Rose, and Speare, Rick (1997) Serodiagnosis of toxoplasmosis in a common wombat. Journal of Wildlife Diseases, 33 (2). pp. 346-351.

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