Zahid Ansari

Summary

Country: Australia

Publications

  1. doi request reprint Small area analysis of ambulatory care sensitive conditions in Victoria, Australia
    Zahid Ansari
    Health Intelligence Unit, Prevention and Population Health, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
    Popul Health Manag 16:190-200. 2013
  2. pmc Patient characteristics associated with hospitalisations for ambulatory care sensitive conditions in Victoria, Australia
    Zahid Ansari
    Department of Health, Health Intelligence Unit, Prevention and Population Health, Melbourne, Vic, Australia
    BMC Health Serv Res 12:475. 2012
  3. ncbi request reprint Variations in hospitalizations for chronic obstructive pulmonary disease in rural and urban Victoria, Australia
    Zahid Ansari
    Department of Epidemiology and Preventive Medicine, Faculty of Medicine, Nursing and Health Sciences, Monash University, Melbourne, Australia
    Respirology 12:874-80. 2007
  4. ncbi request reprint Association of epilepsy and burns - a case control study
    Zahid Ansari
    Department of Human Services, Melbourne, Victoria
    Aust Fam Physician 37:584-9. 2008
  5. ncbi request reprint Health and wellbeing of Victorian adults with intellectual disability compared to the general Victorian population
    Syed Imran Haider
    Health Intelligence Unit, Victorian Government Department of Health, 50 Lonsdale Street, Melbourne, Victoria 3000, Australia Electronic address
    Res Dev Disabil 34:4034-42. 2013
  6. ncbi request reprint The Victorian ambulatory care sensitive conditions study: rural and urban perspectives
    Zahid Ansari
    Health Surveillance and Evaluation Section, Public Health, Department of Human Services, Melbourne, and Department of Epidemiology and Preventive Medicine, Monash University, Melbourne
    Soz Praventivmed 48:33-43. 2003
  7. ncbi request reprint The association of smoking with perception of income inequality, relative material well-being, and social capital
    Mohammad Siahpush
    The Cancer Council Victoria, Centre for Behavioural Research in Cancer, 100 Drummond Street, Carlton, Melbourne, VIC 3053, Australia
    Soc Sci Med 63:2801-12. 2006
  8. doi request reprint Opposing socioeconomic gradients in overweight and obese adults
    Alison Markwick
    Health Intelligence Unit, Prevention and Population Health Branch, Department of Health, Victoria
    Aust N Z J Public Health 37:32-8. 2013
  9. ncbi request reprint Avoidable mortality in Victoria between 1979 and 2001
    Leonard S Piers
    Chronic Disease Surveillance and Epidemiology Section, Public Health Branch, Department of Human Services, Melbourne, Victoria
    Aust N Z J Public Health 31:5-12. 2007
  10. doi request reprint Blood lead levels in the adult Victorian population: results from the Victorian Health Monitor
    Liza M Kelsall
    Health Intelligence Unit, Prevention and Population Health Branch, Victorian Government Department of Health Office of the Deputy Vice Chancellor Research, Monash University, Victoria
    Aust N Z J Public Health 37:233-7. 2013

Detail Information

Publications12

  1. doi request reprint Small area analysis of ambulatory care sensitive conditions in Victoria, Australia
    Zahid Ansari
    Health Intelligence Unit, Prevention and Population Health, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
    Popul Health Manag 16:190-200. 2013
    ..This analytical approach will assist researchers to identify community-level predicators of access across populations at locations, including factors that may be affected by policy change...
  2. pmc Patient characteristics associated with hospitalisations for ambulatory care sensitive conditions in Victoria, Australia
    Zahid Ansari
    Department of Health, Health Intelligence Unit, Prevention and Population Health, Melbourne, Vic, Australia
    BMC Health Serv Res 12:475. 2012
    ..We examined the association between patient characteristics and hospitalisation for ACSCs in the adult and paediatric population in Victoria, Australia, 2003/04...
  3. ncbi request reprint Variations in hospitalizations for chronic obstructive pulmonary disease in rural and urban Victoria, Australia
    Zahid Ansari
    Department of Epidemiology and Preventive Medicine, Faculty of Medicine, Nursing and Health Sciences, Monash University, Melbourne, Australia
    Respirology 12:874-80. 2007
    ..Effective and timely management of COPD should reduce the risk of hospitalization. The purpose of this study was to describe variations in COPD hospital admission rates as an indicator of the adequacy of primary care services...
  4. ncbi request reprint Association of epilepsy and burns - a case control study
    Zahid Ansari
    Department of Human Services, Melbourne, Victoria
    Aust Fam Physician 37:584-9. 2008
    ..Burns are the most common injury sustained during epileptic seizure. This article examines the risk of burns among patients with epilepsy in Victoria...
  5. ncbi request reprint Health and wellbeing of Victorian adults with intellectual disability compared to the general Victorian population
    Syed Imran Haider
    Health Intelligence Unit, Victorian Government Department of Health, 50 Lonsdale Street, Melbourne, Victoria 3000, Australia Electronic address
    Res Dev Disabil 34:4034-42. 2013
    ..The survey identified areas where targeted approaches may be undertaken to improve the health outcomes of people with ID and provide an important understanding of the health and wellbeing of these Victorians. ..
  6. ncbi request reprint The Victorian ambulatory care sensitive conditions study: rural and urban perspectives
    Zahid Ansari
    Health Surveillance and Evaluation Section, Public Health, Department of Human Services, Melbourne, and Department of Epidemiology and Preventive Medicine, Monash University, Melbourne
    Soz Praventivmed 48:33-43. 2003
    ..This study presents detailed analyses of ACSCs as a measure of health outcome that might vary with access to primary health care in rural and urban regions of Victoria...
  7. ncbi request reprint The association of smoking with perception of income inequality, relative material well-being, and social capital
    Mohammad Siahpush
    The Cancer Council Victoria, Centre for Behavioural Research in Cancer, 100 Drummond Street, Carlton, Melbourne, VIC 3053, Australia
    Soc Sci Med 63:2801-12. 2006
    ..While the cross-sectional design of the study does not allow causal inferences, the results imply that smoking is less prevalent in communities that are more egalitarian and have a higher stock of social capital...
  8. doi request reprint Opposing socioeconomic gradients in overweight and obese adults
    Alison Markwick
    Health Intelligence Unit, Prevention and Population Health Branch, Department of Health, Victoria
    Aust N Z J Public Health 37:32-8. 2013
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  9. ncbi request reprint Avoidable mortality in Victoria between 1979 and 2001
    Leonard S Piers
    Chronic Disease Surveillance and Epidemiology Section, Public Health Branch, Department of Human Services, Melbourne, Victoria
    Aust N Z J Public Health 31:5-12. 2007
    ..To describe trends in avoidable mortality (AM) in Victoria by sex, degree of socio-economic disadvantage and remoteness...
  10. doi request reprint Blood lead levels in the adult Victorian population: results from the Victorian Health Monitor
    Liza M Kelsall
    Health Intelligence Unit, Prevention and Population Health Branch, Victorian Government Department of Health Office of the Deputy Vice Chancellor Research, Monash University, Victoria
    Aust N Z J Public Health 37:233-7. 2013
    ..However, some groups of the population have BLLs at which adverse effects may occur. Implications : The results provide baseline estimates for future population health surveillance and comparison with studies of at-risk groups...
  11. ncbi request reprint Comparison of health estimates between Victorian Population Health Surveys and National Health Surveys
    Adrian Serraglio
    Rural and Regional Health and Aged Care Services, Department of Human Services, Melbourne, Victoria
    Aust N Z J Public Health 27:645-8. 2003
    ..This paper compares demographic and health estimates from the Victorian Population Health Survey (VPHS) 2001, using CATI, with the National Health Survey (NHS) 2001 that is based on face-to-face interviews...
  12. pmc Social determinants and lifestyle risk factors only partially explain the higher prevalence of food insecurity among Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islanders in the Australian state of Victoria: a cross-sectional study
    Alison Markwick
    Department of Health, Health Intelligence Unit, Prevention and Population Health Branch, 50 Lonsdale Street, Melbourne, Victoria 3000, Australia
    BMC Public Health 14:598. 2014
    ..The purpose of this study is to explain the relationship between food insecurity and Aboriginal and Torres Islander status in the state of Victoria...