Journal Articles

The optimal gestation for pertussis vaccination during pregnancy - A prospective cohort study.

Naidu MA, Muljadi R, Davies-Tuck ML, Wallace EM, Giles ML.

Am J Obstet Gynecol. 2016 Mar 8.



How do outcomes compare between women and men living with HIV in Australia? An observational study.

Giles ML, Zapata MC, Wright ST, Petoumenos K, Grotowski M, Broom J, Law MG, O'Connor CC.

Sex Health. 2016 Feb 1.



Managing HBV in pregnancy. Prevention, prophylaxis, treatment and follow-up: position paper produced by Australian, UK and New Zealand key opinion leaders.

Visvanathan K, Dusheiko G, Giles M, Wong ML, Phung N, Walker S, Le S, Lim SG, Gane E, Ngu M, Hardikar W, Cowie B, Bowden S, Strasser S, Levy M, Sasaduesz J.

Gut. 2016 Feb;65(2):340-50.



HIV in pregnant women and prevention of perinatal transmission.

Giles M.

Microbiol Aust 2016;36(4):182-184.



A history of infection with varicella is strongly predictive of the presence of varicella-zoster virus antibodies in a heterogenous Australian HIV cohort.

Gurry GA, Dendle C, Korman TM, Giles ML, Williams JH, Woolley IJ.

AIDS. 2015 Sep 24;29(15):2062-2064.



Factors associated with discussion of sexual activity and contraception in women with HIV.

Stewart ZA, Shipley K, Spelman T, Giles ML.

J Fam Plann Reprod Health Care. 2015 Apr 21.




Clinical and virological predictors of hepatic flares in pregnant women with chronic hepatitis B.

Giles M, Visvanathan K, Lewin S, Bowden S, Locarnini S, Spelman T, Sasadeusz J.

Gut. 2014 Nov 27.




What has the Young Physician Leaders Programme achieved?

Giles ML, Vincent FB, Volkenstein S, Shefin SM, Silva A, Fredrick F; Young Physician Leadership Group 2013.

Lancet. 2014 Jul 5;384(9937):26-7.




Loss to follow-up in the Australian HIV Observational Database.

McManus H, Petoumenos K, Brown K, Baker D, Russell D, Read T, Smith D, Wray L, Giles M, Hoy J, Carr A, Law M; the Australian HIV Observational Database.

Antivir Ther. 2014 Nov 7.




Incident hepatitis B infection subsequent to the diagnosis of HIV infection in a Melbourne cohort: missed opportunities for prevention.

Body A, Hoy JF, Cheng AC, Giles ML.

Sex Health. 2014 Mar;11(1):5-10.



The significance of low-level viremia in diverse settings: Analysis of the Treat Asia HIV Observational Database (TAHOD) and the Australian HIV Observational Database (AHOD).

Kanapathipillai R, McManus H, Giles ML, Ng OT, Cuoung DD, Nguyen K, Read T, Woolley I,

HIV Med. 2014 Aug;15(7):406-16.



Cytomegalovirus in pregnancy: to screen or not to screen.

Walker SP, Palma-Dias R, Wood EM, Shekleton P, Giles ML.

BMC Pregnancy Childbirth. 2013 Apr 18;13:96.



Human immunodeficiency virus and menopause.

Kanapathipillai R, Hickey M, Giles M.

Menopause. 2013 Sep;20(9):983-90.



Prevention of mother-to-child transmission of hepatitis B virus (HBV) during pregnancy and the puerperium: Current standards of care.

Giles ML, Grace R, Tai A, Michalak K, Walker SP.

Aust N Z J Obstet Gynaecol. 2013 Jun;53(3):231-5.



HIV and pregnancy - how to manage conflicting recommendations from evidence based guidelines.

Giles ML.

AIDS. 2013 Mar 27;27(6):857-62.



A qualitative study of HIV serodiscordant patients accessing assisted reproductive treatment.

Peak SA, Nowoweiski SJ, Giles ML.

J Reprod Infant Psych 2012;30(4):413-422.



Differences in lipid measurements by antiretroviral regimen exposure in cohorts from Asia and Australia.

Achhra AC, Amin J, Hoy J, Tanuma J, Sirisanthana T, Nolan D, Merati T, Giles M.

AIDS Res Treat. 2012;2012:246280.



Influenza vaccination uptake amongst pregnant women and maternal care providers is suboptimal.

Lu AB, Halim AA, Dendle C, Kotsanas D, Giles ML, Wallace EM, Buttery JP, Stuart RL.

Vaccine. 2012 Jun 8;30(27):4055-9.



Chronic Hepatitis B Infection and Pregnancy.

Giles ML, Visvanathan K, Lewin SR, Sasadeusz J.

Obstet Gynecol Surv. 2012 Jan;67(1):37-44.



Outcomes from the first assisted reproduction program for HIV-serodiscordant couples in Australia.

Giles ML, Barak S, Baker G, Perna S, Tabrizi S, Greengrass V, Bourne H, Clarke GN, Peak SA, Hoy JF, Foster P, Knight RL, On Behalf Of The CVI Study Group.

Med J Aust. 2011 Nov 21;195(10):599-601.



Antiviral therapy for hepatitis B infection during pregnancy and breastfeeding.

Giles M, Visvanathan K, Sasadeusz J.

Antivir Ther. 2011;16(5):621-8.



Predictors and outcomes of HIV-infected antiretroviral-naive patients with discordant responses to combination antiretroviral treatment in Asian and Australian populations: results from APHOD.

Choi JY, Zhou J, Giles M, Broom J, Templeton DJ, Law MG, Chaiwarith R, Tanuma J; Asia-Pacific HIV Observational Database.

J Acquir Immune Defic Syndr. 2011 May 1;57(1):e13-5.



CD4 Cell Responses to Combination Antiretroviral Therapy in Patients Starting Therapy at High CD4 Cell Counts.

Wright ST, Carr A, Woolley I, Giles M, Hoy J, Cooper DA, Lawma MG; on behalf of the Australian HIV Observational Database..

J Acquir Immune Defic Syndr. 2011 Jun 7.



Antenatal interventions for preventing the transmission of cytomegalovirus (CMV) from the mother to fetus during pregnancy and adverse outcomes in the congenitally infected infant.

McCarthy FP, Giles ML, Rowlands S, Purcell KJ, Jones CA.

Cochrane Database Syst Rev. 2011 Mar 16;3:CD008371.



2009 H1N1 influenza A and pregnancy outcomes in Victoria, Australia.

Hewagama S, Walker SP, Stuart RL, Gordon C, Johnson PD, Friedman ND, O'Reilly M, Cheng AC, Giles ML.

Clin Infect Dis. 2010 Mar 1;50(5):686-90.

The "work" of women when considering and using interventions to reduce mother-to-child transmission (MTCT) of HIV.

Giles ML, Hellard ME, Lewin SR, O'Brien ML.

AIDS Care. 2009 Oct;21(10):1230-7.



Perinatal exposure to HIV among children born in Australia, 1982-2006.

McDonald AM, Zurynski YA, Wand HC, Giles ML, Elliott EJ, Ziegler JB, Kaldor JM.

Med J Aust. 2009 Apr 20;190(8):416-20.



Antenatal screening practice for infectious diseases by general practitioners in Australia.

Giles ML, Pedrana A, Jones C, Garland S, Hellard M, Lewin SR.

Aust N Z J Obstet Gynaecol. 2009 Feb;49(1):39-44.




HIV and pregnancy: screening and management update.

Giles M.

Curr Opin Obstet Gynecol. 2009 Apr;21(2):131-5. Review.



Primary and secondary cytomegalovirus infection in pregnancy.

McCarthy FP, Jones C, Rowlands S, Giles M.

The Obstetrician & Gynaecologist. 2009;11:2:96-100.



Unrecognised vitamin D deficiency: low concentrations in African migrants with HIV in Australia.

Woolley IJ, Giles ML, Howard JE, Korman TM.

Sex Health. 2008 Dec;5(4):375-6. No abstract available.



HIV transmission: the ongoing importance of antenatal screening.

Upjohn LM, Korman TM, Giles ML.

N Z Med J. 2008 Sep 5;121(1281):94-5. No abstract available.




Variable uptake of recommended interventions to reduce mother-to-child transmission of HIV in Australia, 1982-2005.

Giles ML, McDonald AM, Elliott EJ, Ziegler JB, Hellard ME, Lewin SR, Kaldor JM.

Med J Aust. 2008 Aug 4;189(3):151-4.



What are the barriers to offering HIV testing in an antenatal setting? A national study of obstetricians.

Giles ML, Garland SM, Lewin SR, Hellard ME.

AIDS. 2007 Jul 31;21(12):1601-6.




A comparison of three typing methods for Serratia marcescens during an outbreak across four neonatal intensive care units.

Giles M, Tabrizi S, Grabsch E, Friedman ND, Gillespie E, Kotsanas D, Li H, Korman TM, Daley A.

Aust Infect Control. 2007; 12(1) 20 - 24.



Tuberculosis in pregnancy - case studies and a review of Australia's screening process.

McCarthy FP, Rowlands S, Giles M.

Aust N Z J Obstet Gynaecol. 2006 Oct;46(5):451-5.




The evidence for a change in antenatal HIV screening policy in Australia.

Giles ML, Hellard ME, Lewin SR, Mijch AM.

Med J Aust. 2006 Aug 21;185(4):217-20.




A study of women's knowledge regarding human papillomavirus infection, cervical cancer and human papillomavirus vaccines.

Giles M, Garland S.

Aust N Z J Obstet Gynaecol. 2006 Aug;46(4):311-5.




Human papillomavirus infection: an old disease, a new vaccine.

Giles M, Garland S.

Aust N Z J Obstet Gynaecol. 2006 Jun;46(3):180-5. Review.




Invasive Haemophilus parainfluenzae maternal-infant infections: an Australasian perspective and case report.

Rele M, Giles M, Daley AJ.

Aust N Z J Obstet Gynaecol. 2006 Jun;46(3):258-60. Review.




What is the best screening method to detect Serratia marcescens colonization during an outbreak in a neonatal intensive care nursery?

Giles M, Harwood HM, Gosling DA, Hennessy D, Pearce CT, Daley AJ.

J Hosp Infect. 2006 Mar;62(3):349-52. Epub 2005 Dec 5.




Impact of an education campaign on management in pregnancy of women infected with a blood-borne virus.

Giles ML, Garland SM, Grover SR, Lewin SM, Hellard ME.

Med J Aust. 2006 Apr 17;184(8):389-92.




Assisted reproduction for HIV-infected couples.

Giles M, Mijch A, Garland S.

Sex Health. 2005;2(4):223-7. Review.




Breast milk pasteurisation in developed countries to reduce HIV transmission. Do the benefits outweigh the risks?

Giles M, Mijch A.

Infect Dis Obstet Gynecol. 2005 Dec;13(4):237-40.




Management of preterm prelabour rupture of membranes: an audit. How do the results compare with clinical practice guidelines?

Giles M, Garland S, Oats JJ.

Aust N Z J Obstet Gynaecol. 2005 Jun;45(3):201-6.




HIV and pregnancy in Australia.

Giles ML, Mijch AM, Garland SM, Grover SR, Hellard ME.

Aust N Z J Obstet Gynaecol. 2004 Jun;44(3):197-204. Review.




An audit of obstetricians' management of women potentially infected with blood-borne viruses.

Giles ML, Sasadeusz JJ, Garland SM, Grover SR, Hellard ME.

Med J Aust. 2004 Apr 5;180(7):328-32.




Hepatitis C and pregnancy: an update.

Giles M, Hellard M, Sasadeusz J.

Aust N Z J Obstet Gynaecol. 2003 Aug;43(4):290-3. Review.