David Lawrence

Summary

Affiliation: Curtin University of Technology
Country: Australia

Publications

  1. pmc Antecedents of teenage pregnancy from a 14-year follow-up study using data linkage
    Jennifer Gaudie
    Telethon Institute for Child Health Research, PO Box 855, West Perth, WA 6872, Australia
    BMC Public Health 10:63. 2010
  2. pmc Optimal fetal growth for the Caucasian singleton and assessment of appropriateness of fetal growth: an analysis of a total population perinatal database
    Eve M Blair
    Centre for Child Health Research, The University of Western Australia, at the Telethon Institute for Child Health Research, P, O, Box 855, West Perth, WA, 6872, Australia
    BMC Pediatr 5:13. 2005
  3. pmc Inequalities in healthcare provision for people with severe mental illness
    David Lawrence
    Centre for Developmental Health, Curtin Health Innovation Research Institute, Telethon Institute for Child Health Research, Perth, Western Australia, Australia
    J Psychopharmacol 24:61-8. 2010
  4. pmc Smoking and mental illness: results from population surveys in Australia and the United States
    David Lawrence
    Centre for Developmental Health, Curtin Health Innovation Research Institute, Curtin University of Technology, Perth, Australia
    BMC Public Health 9:285. 2009
  5. doi request reprint Smoking status, mental disorders and emotional and behavioural problems in young people: child and adolescent component of the National Survey of Mental Health and Wellbeing
    David Lawrence
    Centre for Developmental Health, Curtin Health Innovation Research Institute, Curtin University of Technology, Australia
    Aust N Z J Psychiatry 44:805-14. 2010
  6. doi request reprint Anxiety disorders and cigarette smoking: Results from the Australian Survey of Mental Health and Wellbeing
    David Lawrence
    Centre for Developmental Health, Curtin Health Innovation Research Institute, Curtin University of Technology and Telethon Institute for Child Health Research, West Perth, WA, Australia
    Aust N Z J Psychiatry 44:520-7. 2010
  7. pmc Antecedents of hospital admission for deliberate self-harm from a 14-year follow-up study using data-linkage
    Francis Mitrou
    Telethon Institute for Child Health Research, Centre for Child Health Research, The University of Western Australia, West Perth, WA, Australia
    BMC Psychiatry 10:82. 2010
  8. doi request reprint The potential impact of smoke-free facilities on smoking cessation in people with mental illness
    David Lawrence
    Centre for Child Health Research, The University of Western Australia, Telethon Institute for Child Health Research, PO Box 855, West Perth, Western Australia 6872, Australia
    Aust N Z J Psychiatry 45:1053-60. 2011
  9. pmc Smoking, mental illness and socioeconomic disadvantage: analysis of the Australian National Survey of Mental Health and Wellbeing
    David Lawrence
    Telethon Institute for Child Health Research, Centre for Child Health Research, The University of Western Australia, P, O, Box 855, West Perth, WA, 6872, Australia
    BMC Public Health 13:462. 2013
  10. pmc Sugar sweetened beverage consumption by Australian children: implications for public health strategy
    Katherine Hafekost
    Telethon Institute for Child Health Research, Centre for Child Health Research, The University of Western Australia, PO Box 855, West Perth, WA 6872, Australia
    BMC Public Health 11:950. 2011

Detail Information

Publications26

  1. pmc Antecedents of teenage pregnancy from a 14-year follow-up study using data linkage
    Jennifer Gaudie
    Telethon Institute for Child Health Research, PO Box 855, West Perth, WA 6872, Australia
    BMC Public Health 10:63. 2010
    ..This study identified possible antecedents of teenage pregnancy using linked data from administrative sources to create a 14-year follow-up from a cross-sectional survey...
  2. pmc Optimal fetal growth for the Caucasian singleton and assessment of appropriateness of fetal growth: an analysis of a total population perinatal database
    Eve M Blair
    Centre for Child Health Research, The University of Western Australia, at the Telethon Institute for Child Health Research, P, O, Box 855, West Perth, WA, 6872, Australia
    BMC Pediatr 5:13. 2005
    ..Appropriateness of growth can then be inferred from the ratio of the value of the observed dimension to that of the optimal dimension...
  3. pmc Inequalities in healthcare provision for people with severe mental illness
    David Lawrence
    Centre for Developmental Health, Curtin Health Innovation Research Institute, Telethon Institute for Child Health Research, Perth, Western Australia, Australia
    J Psychopharmacol 24:61-8. 2010
    ..To date there have only been small-scale trials to evaluate these ideas suggesting that a range of models may have benefit. More work is needed to build the evidence base in this area...
  4. pmc Smoking and mental illness: results from population surveys in Australia and the United States
    David Lawrence
    Centre for Developmental Health, Curtin Health Innovation Research Institute, Curtin University of Technology, Perth, Australia
    BMC Public Health 9:285. 2009
    ..As many people who meet diagnostic criteria for mental disorders do not seek treatment for these conditions, we sought to investigate the relationship between mental illness and smoking in recent population-wide surveys...
  5. doi request reprint Smoking status, mental disorders and emotional and behavioural problems in young people: child and adolescent component of the National Survey of Mental Health and Wellbeing
    David Lawrence
    Centre for Developmental Health, Curtin Health Innovation Research Institute, Curtin University of Technology, Australia
    Aust N Z J Psychiatry 44:805-14. 2010
    ..To examine the relationship between smoking behaviour, mental disorders and emotional and behavioural problems in a nationally representative sample of young people...
  6. doi request reprint Anxiety disorders and cigarette smoking: Results from the Australian Survey of Mental Health and Wellbeing
    David Lawrence
    Centre for Developmental Health, Curtin Health Innovation Research Institute, Curtin University of Technology and Telethon Institute for Child Health Research, West Perth, WA, Australia
    Aust N Z J Psychiatry 44:520-7. 2010
    ..The aim of this study was to describe current and daily smoking rates, and smoking cessation rates in adults with anxiety disorders, by type of disorder, severity, use of services, and time since first onset of symptoms...
  7. pmc Antecedents of hospital admission for deliberate self-harm from a 14-year follow-up study using data-linkage
    Francis Mitrou
    Telethon Institute for Child Health Research, Centre for Child Health Research, The University of Western Australia, West Perth, WA, Australia
    BMC Psychiatry 10:82. 2010
    ..This study aimed to determine whether individual and socio-ecological factors collected in childhood and adolescence were associated with later hospitalisation for DSH...
  8. doi request reprint The potential impact of smoke-free facilities on smoking cessation in people with mental illness
    David Lawrence
    Centre for Child Health Research, The University of Western Australia, Telethon Institute for Child Health Research, PO Box 855, West Perth, Western Australia 6872, Australia
    Aust N Z J Psychiatry 45:1053-60. 2011
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  9. pmc Smoking, mental illness and socioeconomic disadvantage: analysis of the Australian National Survey of Mental Health and Wellbeing
    David Lawrence
    Telethon Institute for Child Health Research, Centre for Child Health Research, The University of Western Australia, P, O, Box 855, West Perth, WA, 6872, Australia
    BMC Public Health 13:462. 2013
    ..We set out to examine the relationship between mental illness, measures of socioeconomic disadvantage and both current smoking and smoking cessation rates...
  10. pmc Sugar sweetened beverage consumption by Australian children: implications for public health strategy
    Katherine Hafekost
    Telethon Institute for Child Health Research, Centre for Child Health Research, The University of Western Australia, PO Box 855, West Perth, WA 6872, Australia
    BMC Public Health 11:950. 2011
    ..We sought to address this using a contemporary Australian dataset to examine purchase source, consumption pattern, dietary factors, and demographic profile of SSB consumption in children...
  11. doi request reprint The association of infant feeding with parent-reported infections and hospitalisations in the West Australian Aboriginal Child Health Survey
    Wendy H Oddy
    Telethon Institute for Child Health Research, Centre for Child Health Research, University of Western Australia, and School of Public Health, Curtin University of Technology, WA, Australia
    Aust N Z J Public Health 32:207-15. 2008
    ..To examine infant feeding associations with parent-reported infections and hospitalisations in Western Australian Aboriginal infants and children...
  12. pmc Non-specific psychological distress, smoking status and smoking cessation: United States National Health Interview Survey 2005
    David Lawrence
    Telethon Institute for Child Health Research, Centre for Child Health Research, The University of Western Australia, P O Box 855, West Perth, WA, 6872, Australia
    BMC Public Health 11:256. 2011
    ..It is less clear whether people with these mental disorders want to quit smoking, attempt to quit smoking or successfully quit smoking at the same rate as people without such disorders...
  13. pmc Risk factors for children's receptive vocabulary development from four to eight years in the longitudinal study of Australian children
    Catherine L Taylor
    Centre for Child Health Research, The University of Western Australia, Perth, Western Australia, Australia Population Sciences Division, Telethon Institute for Child Health Research, Perth, Western Australia, Australia
    PLoS ONE 8:e73046. 2013
    ..These results are consistent with other studies that have shown that social gradients in children's developmental outcomes increase over time. ..
  14. pmc Risk factors for low receptive vocabulary abilities in the preschool and early school years in the longitudinal study of Australian children
    Daniel Christensen
    Telethon Kids Institute, The University of Western Australia, Perth, Western Australia, Australia
    PLoS ONE 9:e101476. 2014
    ..The results of the sensitivity-specificity analysis showed that a well-fitted multivariate model featuring risks of substantive magnitude does not do particularly well in predicting low receptive vocabulary ability from 4-8 years. ..
  15. pmc Adjusting for under-identification of Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander births in time series produced from birth records: using record linkage of survey data and administrative data sources
    David Lawrence
    Telethon Institute for Child Health Research, Centre for Child Health Research, The University of Western Australia, P O Box 855, West Perth, WA 6872, Australia
    BMC Med Res Methodol 12:90. 2012
    ..External data sources, such as survey data, provide a means of assessing the consistency of administrative data and may be used to adjust statistics based on administrative data sources...
  16. ncbi request reprint Global research neglect of population-based approaches to smoking cessation: time for a more rigorous science of population health interventions
    David Lawrence
    Centre for Child Health Research, The University of Western Australia, Telethon Institute for Child Health Research, Perth, WA, Australia
    Addiction 106:1549-54. 2011
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  17. pmc Trends in sugar supply and consumption in Australia: is there an Australian Paradox?
    Wavne Rikkers
    Telethon Institute for Child Health Research, Centre for Child Health Research, The University of Western Australia, PO Box 855, West Perth, WA, 6872, Australia
    BMC Public Health 13:668. 2013
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  18. ncbi request reprint Prevention of child behavior problems through universal implementation of a group behavioral family intervention
    Stephen R Zubrick
    Telethon Institute for Child Health Research, 855, West Perth, 6872, Western Australia, Australia
    Prev Sci 6:287-304. 2005
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  19. ncbi request reprint The epidemiology of excess mortality in people with mental illness
    David Lawrence
    Centre for Developmental Health, Curtin University of Technology and Telethon Institute for Child Health Research, Perth, Australia
    Can J Psychiatry 55:752-60. 2010
    ..to investigate the burden of excess mortality among people with mental illness in developed countries, how it is distributed, and whether it has changed over time...
  20. pmc Gaps in Indigenous disadvantage not closing: a census cohort study of social determinants of health in Australia, Canada, and New Zealand from 1981-2006
    Francis Mitrou
    Telethon Institute for Child Health Research, The University of Western Australia, PO Box 855 West, Perth, WA 6872, Australia
    BMC Public Health 14:201. 2014
    ..The past several decades have seen major efforts made to close gaps in health and social determinants of health for Indigenous persons. We ask whether relative progress toward these goals has been achieved...
  21. pmc Higher maternal protectiveness is associated with higher odds of child overweight and obesity: a longitudinal Australian study
    Kirsten J Hancock
    Telethon Kids Institute, The University of Western Australia, Perth, Western Australia, Australia
    PLoS ONE 9:e100686. 2014
    ..The results provide evidence of a relationship between maternal protectiveness and child overweight and obesity, however further research is required to understand the mechanism(s) that links the two concepts. ..
  22. pmc A three generation study of the mental health relationships between grandparents, parents and children
    Kirsten J Hancock
    Telethon Institute for Child Health Research, The University of Western Australia, PO Box 855, West Perth, WA 6872, Australia
    BMC Psychiatry 13:299. 2013
    ..However the patterns of familial mental health problems across multiple generations in families are less clear. This study aimed to examine mental health relationships across three generations of Australian families...
  23. pmc Validation of a model for optimal birth weight: a prospective study using serial ultrasounds
    Gavin Pereira
    Telethon Institute for Child Health Research, Centre for Child Health Research, University of Western Australia, 100 Roberts Road, Subiaco, WA 6008, Australia
    BMC Pediatr 12:73. 2012
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  24. pmc Study protocol for the evaluation of an Infant Simulator based program delivered in schools: a pragmatic cluster randomised controlled trial
    Sally A Brinkman
    Centre for Developmental Health, Curtin Health Innovation Research Institute, Curtin University of Technology and the Telethon Institute for Child Health Research, Perth, Australia
    Trials 11:100. 2010
    ..The aim of this trial is to evaluate the Virtual Infant Parenting (VIP) program by investigating pre-conceptual health and risk behaviours, teen pregnancy and the resultant birth outcomes, early child health and maternal health...
  25. ncbi request reprint Health inequalities and the health needs of people with mental illness
    David Lawrence
    Telethon Institute for Child Health Research, Perth, Western Australia
    N S W Public Health Bull 13:155-8. 2002
  26. ncbi request reprint Smoking as a risk factor for Alzheimer's disease: contrasting evidence from a systematic review of case-control and cohort studies
    Osvaldo P Almeida
    Department of Psychiatry and Behavioural Science, University of Western Australia, Perth, Australia
    Addiction 97:15-28. 2002
    ..To investigate the risk of Alzheimer's disease (AD) associated with smoking...