David P Smith

Summary

Affiliation: Cancer Epidemiology Research Unit
Country: Australia

Publications

  1. pmc A randomised controlled trial of a mindfulness intervention for men with advanced prostate cancer
    Suzanne K Chambers
    Griffith Health Institute, Griffith University, 4222, Gold Coast, QLD, Australia
    BMC Cancer 13:89. 2013
  2. ncbi request reprint Prostate-specific antigen testing in Australia and association with prostate cancer incidence in New South Wales
    D P Smith
    Cancer Control Information Centre, New South Wales Cancer Council, Sydney
    Med J Aust 169:17-20. 1998
  3. pmc Quality of life three years after diagnosis of localised prostate cancer: population based cohort study
    David P Smith
    Cancer Council, Kings Cross, New South Wales 1340, Australia
    BMJ 339:b4817. 2009
  4. ncbi request reprint Evidence-based uncertainty: recent trial results on prostate-specific antigen testing and prostate cancer mortality
    David P Smith
    Cancer Epidemiology Research Unit, Cancer Council NSW, Sydney, NSW, Australia
    Med J Aust 191:199-200. 2009
  5. ncbi request reprint Prostate cancer and prostate-specific antigen testing in New South Wales
    David P Smith
    Cancer Council NSW, Sydney, Australia
    Med J Aust 189:315-8. 2008
  6. ncbi request reprint Age, health, and education determine supportive care needs of men younger than 70 years with prostate cancer
    David P Smith
    Cancer Epidemiology Research Unit, Cancer Council New South Wales, Woolloomooloo, New South Wales, Australia
    J Clin Oncol 25:2560-6. 2007
  7. ncbi request reprint Risk factors for erectile dysfunction in a cohort of 108 477 Australian men
    Marianne F Weber
    Cancer Research Division, Cancer Council NSW, Sydney, NSW, Australia
    Med J Aust 199:107-11. 2013
  8. pmc Using linked routinely collected health data to describe prostate cancer treatment in New South Wales, Australia: a validation study
    David E Goldsbury
    Cancer Epidemiology Research Unit, Cancer Council NSW, PO Box 572, Kings Cross, NSW 1340, Australia
    BMC Health Serv Res 11:253. 2011
  9. doi request reprint Sun exposure may increase risk of prostate cancer in the high UV environment of New South Wales, Australia: a case-control study
    Visalini Nair-Shalliker
    Sydney School of Public Health, University of Sydney, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
    Int J Cancer 131:E726-32. 2012
  10. pmc Cancer screening among migrants in an Australian cohort; cross-sectional analyses from the 45 and Up Study
    Marianne F Weber
    Cancer Epidemiology Research Unit, Cancer Council NSW, PO Box 572, Kings Cross 1340, NSW, Australia
    BMC Public Health 9:144. 2009

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Publications20

  1. pmc A randomised controlled trial of a mindfulness intervention for men with advanced prostate cancer
    Suzanne K Chambers
    Griffith Health Institute, Griffith University, 4222, Gold Coast, QLD, Australia
    BMC Cancer 13:89. 2013
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  2. ncbi request reprint Prostate-specific antigen testing in Australia and association with prostate cancer incidence in New South Wales
    D P Smith
    Cancer Control Information Centre, New South Wales Cancer Council, Sydney
    Med J Aust 169:17-20. 1998
    ..To describe patterns and trends in prostate-specific antigen (PSA) testing in Australia and assess its role in the increasing incidence of prostate cancer...
  3. pmc Quality of life three years after diagnosis of localised prostate cancer: population based cohort study
    David P Smith
    Cancer Council, Kings Cross, New South Wales 1340, Australia
    BMJ 339:b4817. 2009
    ..To quantify the risk and severity of negative effects of treatment for localised prostate cancer on long term quality of life...
  4. ncbi request reprint Evidence-based uncertainty: recent trial results on prostate-specific antigen testing and prostate cancer mortality
    David P Smith
    Cancer Epidemiology Research Unit, Cancer Council NSW, Sydney, NSW, Australia
    Med J Aust 191:199-200. 2009
    ..Large-scale randomised controlled trials in Europe and the United States are informing evidence-based clinical advice...
  5. ncbi request reprint Prostate cancer and prostate-specific antigen testing in New South Wales
    David P Smith
    Cancer Council NSW, Sydney, Australia
    Med J Aust 189:315-8. 2008
    ..To describe trends in prostate-specific antigen (PSA) testing, prostate cancer incidence and mortality in New South Wales...
  6. ncbi request reprint Age, health, and education determine supportive care needs of men younger than 70 years with prostate cancer
    David P Smith
    Cancer Epidemiology Research Unit, Cancer Council New South Wales, Woolloomooloo, New South Wales, Australia
    J Clin Oncol 25:2560-6. 2007
    ..A population-wide sample of men younger than 70 years and newly diagnosed with prostate cancer was surveyed to determine their unmet needs in five domains and the factors predicting them...
  7. ncbi request reprint Risk factors for erectile dysfunction in a cohort of 108 477 Australian men
    Marianne F Weber
    Cancer Research Division, Cancer Council NSW, Sydney, NSW, Australia
    Med J Aust 199:107-11. 2013
    ..To quantify relationships between erectile dysfunction (ED), ageing and health and lifestyle factors for men aged 45 years and older...
  8. pmc Using linked routinely collected health data to describe prostate cancer treatment in New South Wales, Australia: a validation study
    David E Goldsbury
    Cancer Epidemiology Research Unit, Cancer Council NSW, PO Box 572, Kings Cross, NSW 1340, Australia
    BMC Health Serv Res 11:253. 2011
    ..Our aim was to determine the accuracy of linked routinely collected administrative data for monitoring prostate cancer care in New South Wales (NSW), Australia...
  9. doi request reprint Sun exposure may increase risk of prostate cancer in the high UV environment of New South Wales, Australia: a case-control study
    Visalini Nair-Shalliker
    Sydney School of Public Health, University of Sydney, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
    Int J Cancer 131:E726-32. 2012
    ..Further studies are needed to test the hypothesis that high solar UV exposure is a risk factor for prostate cancer and to explore possible mechanisms for such an association...
  10. pmc Cancer screening among migrants in an Australian cohort; cross-sectional analyses from the 45 and Up Study
    Marianne F Weber
    Cancer Epidemiology Research Unit, Cancer Council NSW, PO Box 572, Kings Cross 1340, NSW, Australia
    BMC Public Health 9:144. 2009
    ..The objective of this study was to examine the distribution of bowel, breast and prostate cancer test use by place of birth and years since migration in a large population-based cohort study in Australia...
  11. pmc Sociodemographic and health-related predictors of self-reported mammogram, faecal occult blood test and prostate specific antigen test use in a large Australian study
    Marianne F Weber
    Cancer Research Division, Cancer Council NSW, PO Box 572, Kings Cross, Sydney, NSW 1340, Australia
    BMC Public Health 13:429. 2013
    ..We examined sociodemographic and health-related factors associated with the use of these tests in the previous two years either alone or in combination...
  12. ncbi request reprint Estimating regional variation in cancer survival: a tool for improving cancer care
    Xue Q Yu
    Cancer Epidemiology Research Unit, The Cancer Council New South Wales, P O Box 572, Kings Cross, NSW, 1340, Australia
    Cancer Causes Control 15:611-8. 2004
    ..To improve estimation of regional variation in cancer survival and identify cancers to which priority might be given to increase survival...
  13. pmc Projecting prevalence by stage of care for prostate cancer and estimating future health service needs: protocol for a modelling study
    Xue Q Yu
    Cancer Epidemiology Research Unit, Cancer Council New South Wales, Sydney, Australia
    BMJ Open 1:e000104. 2011
    ..Results of the study will be disseminated widely to different interest groups and organisations through a report, conference presentations and peer-reviewed articles...
  14. ncbi request reprint Prostate-specific antigen levels in men aged 70 years and over: findings from the CHAMP study
    Melisa J Litchfield
    Centre for Education and Research on Ageing, Concord Hospital and University of Sydney, Sydney, NSW
    Med J Aust 196:395-8. 2012
    ..To describe values of serum prostate-specific antigen (PSA) in older men without diagnosed prostate cancer, categorised by age and country of birth, and to describe self-reported prostate cancer screening...
  15. ncbi request reprint Skin cancer in general practice --impact of an early detection campaign
    Barbara Reen
    Cancer Epidemiology Research Unit, The Cancer Council NSW, Australia
    Aust Fam Physician 36:574-6. 2007
    ....
  16. ncbi request reprint Remoteness of residence and survival from cancer in New South Wales
    Katharine E Jong
    Northern Rivers University Department of Rural Health, University of Sydney, PO Box 3074, Lismore, NSW
    Med J Aust 180:618-22. 2004
    ..To analyse cancer survival in New South Wales by geographic remoteness...
  17. ncbi request reprint The impact of pregnancy intention on breastfeeding duration in Bolivia and Paraguay
    Carrie K Shapiro-Mendoza
    School of Public Health, University of Texas Health Science Center, Houston, USA
    Stud Fam Plann 38:198-205. 2007
    ..9) than were intended pregnancies, but the association was not statistically significant. In this study, therefore, pregnancy intention was not an important factor in duration of breastfeeding in Bolivia or Paraguay...
  18. ncbi request reprint Clinicians' attitudes to prostate cancer peer-support groups
    Suzanne K Steginga
    Community Services, Queensland Cancer Fund, PO Box 201, Spring Hill QLD 4004, Australia
    BJU Int 99:68-71. 2007
    ....
  19. ncbi request reprint Parental pregnancy intention and early childhood stunting: findings from Bolivia
    Carrie Shapiro-Mendoza
    School of Public Health, University of Texas Health Science Center at Brownsville, TX, USA
    Int J Epidemiol 34:387-96. 2005
    ..Additionally, it examined the influence of paternal pregnancy intention status...
  20. pmc Rethinking the Hispanic paradox: death rates and life expectancy for US non-Hispanic White and Hispanic populations
    David P Smith
    University of Texas School of Public Health, San Antonio, TX 78229, USA
    Am J Public Health 96:1686-92. 2006
    ..This paradox coincided with a change from the classification of deaths and population by Spanish surname to the use of Hispanic-origin questions in the census and vital statistics...