D W Dunstan

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Country: Australia

Publications

  1. doi request reprint Television viewing time and mortality: the Australian Diabetes, Obesity and Lifestyle Study (AusDiab)
    D W Dunstan
    Baker IDI Heart and Diabetes Institute, 250 Kooyong Rd, Caulfield, Victoria, Australia 3162
    Circulation 121:384-91. 2010
  2. doi request reprint Reducing office workers' sitting time: rationale and study design for the Stand Up Victoria cluster randomized trial
    David W Dunstan
    Baker IDI Heart and Diabetes Institute, Melbourne, Australia
    BMC Public Health 13:1057. 2013
  3. pmc Prolonged sedentary time and physical activity in workplace and non-work contexts: a cross-sectional study of office, customer service and call centre employees
    Alicia A Thorp
    Baker IDI Heart and Diabetes Institute, Level 4 The Alfred Centre, 99 Commercial Road, Melbourne, Victoria 3004, Australia
    Int J Behav Nutr Phys Act 9:128. 2012
  4. doi request reprint Too much sitting--a health hazard
    David W Dunstan
    Baker IDI Heart and Diabetes Institute, Melbourne, Australia
    Diabetes Res Clin Pract 97:368-76. 2012
  5. pmc Breaking up prolonged sitting reduces postprandial glucose and insulin responses
    David W Dunstan
    Baker IDI Heart and Diabetes Institute, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
    Diabetes Care 35:976-83. 2012
  6. pmc Joint associations of multiple leisure-time sedentary behaviours and physical activity with obesity in Australian adults
    Takemi Sugiyama
    Cancer Prevention Research Centre, School of Population Health, The University of Queensland, Brisbane, Queensland, Australia
    Int J Behav Nutr Phys Act 5:35. 2008
  7. pmc A cluster-randomized controlled trial to reduce sedentary behavior and promote physical activity and health of 8-9 year olds: the Transform-Us! study
    Jo Salmon
    Centre for Physical Activity and Nutrition Research, Faculty of Health, Medicine, Nursing and Behavioral Sciences, Deakin University, Victoria, Australia
    BMC Public Health 11:759. 2011
  8. pmc Living Well with Diabetes: a randomized controlled trial of a telephone-delivered intervention for maintenance of weight loss, physical activity and glycaemic control in adults with type 2 diabetes
    Elizabeth G Eakin
    The University of Queensland, Level 3 Public Health Building, School of Population Health, Cancer Prevention Research Centre, Herston Road, Herston, QLD, Australia
    BMC Public Health 10:452. 2010
  9. doi request reprint Prolonged sitting: is it a distinct coronary heart disease risk factor?
    David W Dunstan
    Baker IDI Heart and Diabetes Institute, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
    Curr Opin Cardiol 26:412-9. 2011
  10. pmc Evaluation of a resistance training program for adults with or at risk of developing diabetes: an effectiveness study in a community setting
    Karl E Minges
    Baker IDI Heart and Diabetes Institute, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
    Int J Behav Nutr Phys Act 8:50. 2011

Detail Information

Publications20

  1. doi request reprint Television viewing time and mortality: the Australian Diabetes, Obesity and Lifestyle Study (AusDiab)
    D W Dunstan
    Baker IDI Heart and Diabetes Institute, 250 Kooyong Rd, Caulfield, Victoria, Australia 3162
    Circulation 121:384-91. 2010
    ..We examined the associations of prolonged television viewing time with all-cause, cardiovascular disease (CVD), cancer, and non-CVD/noncancer mortality in Australian adults...
  2. doi request reprint Reducing office workers' sitting time: rationale and study design for the Stand Up Victoria cluster randomized trial
    David W Dunstan
    Baker IDI Heart and Diabetes Institute, Melbourne, Australia
    BMC Public Health 13:1057. 2013
    ....
  3. pmc Prolonged sedentary time and physical activity in workplace and non-work contexts: a cross-sectional study of office, customer service and call centre employees
    Alicia A Thorp
    Baker IDI Heart and Diabetes Institute, Level 4 The Alfred Centre, 99 Commercial Road, Melbourne, Victoria 3004, Australia
    Int J Behav Nutr Phys Act 9:128. 2012
    ..To examine sedentary time, prolonged sedentary bouts and physical activity in Australian employees from different workplace settings, within work and non-work contexts...
  4. doi request reprint Too much sitting--a health hazard
    David W Dunstan
    Baker IDI Heart and Diabetes Institute, Melbourne, Australia
    Diabetes Res Clin Pract 97:368-76. 2012
    ..We highlight directions for further research and consider some of the practical implications of focusing on too much sitting as a modifiable health risk...
  5. pmc Breaking up prolonged sitting reduces postprandial glucose and insulin responses
    David W Dunstan
    Baker IDI Heart and Diabetes Institute, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
    Diabetes Care 35:976-83. 2012
    ..We examined the acute effects on postprandial glucose and insulin levels of uninterrupted sitting compared with sitting interrupted by brief bouts of light- or moderate-intensity walking...
  6. pmc Joint associations of multiple leisure-time sedentary behaviours and physical activity with obesity in Australian adults
    Takemi Sugiyama
    Cancer Prevention Research Centre, School of Population Health, The University of Queensland, Brisbane, Queensland, Australia
    Int J Behav Nutr Phys Act 5:35. 2008
    ..We examined the joint associations of multiple sedentary behaviours and physical activity with the odds of being overweight or obese...
  7. pmc A cluster-randomized controlled trial to reduce sedentary behavior and promote physical activity and health of 8-9 year olds: the Transform-Us! study
    Jo Salmon
    Centre for Physical Activity and Nutrition Research, Faculty of Health, Medicine, Nursing and Behavioral Sciences, Deakin University, Victoria, Australia
    BMC Public Health 11:759. 2011
    ....
  8. pmc Living Well with Diabetes: a randomized controlled trial of a telephone-delivered intervention for maintenance of weight loss, physical activity and glycaemic control in adults with type 2 diabetes
    Elizabeth G Eakin
    The University of Queensland, Level 3 Public Health Building, School of Population Health, Cancer Prevention Research Centre, Herston Road, Herston, QLD, Australia
    BMC Public Health 10:452. 2010
    ..Telephone-delivered interventions have the potential to address these gaps...
  9. doi request reprint Prolonged sitting: is it a distinct coronary heart disease risk factor?
    David W Dunstan
    Baker IDI Heart and Diabetes Institute, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
    Curr Opin Cardiol 26:412-9. 2011
    ..In addition to the adverse effects of total sitting time, the manner in which it is accumulated has also been postulated to be important for cardiovascular health...
  10. pmc Evaluation of a resistance training program for adults with or at risk of developing diabetes: an effectiveness study in a community setting
    Karl E Minges
    Baker IDI Heart and Diabetes Institute, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
    Int J Behav Nutr Phys Act 8:50. 2011
    ..To examine the effects of a community-based resistance training program (Lift for LifeĀ®) on waist circumference and functional measures in adults with or at risk of developing type 2 diabetes...
  11. ncbi request reprint Associations of TV viewing and physical activity with the metabolic syndrome in Australian adults
    D W Dunstan
    International Diabetes Institute, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
    Diabetologia 48:2254-61. 2005
    ..We analysed a sample of Australian adults to determine the strength of associations of TV viewing and participation in physical activity with the metabolic syndrome...
  12. ncbi request reprint Waist circumference, waist-hip ratio and body mass index and their correlation with cardiovascular disease risk factors in Australian adults
    M Dalton
    International Diabetes Institute, Melbourne, Caulfield, Victoria, Australia
    J Intern Med 254:555-63. 2003
    ..To compare body mass index (BMI), waist circumference and waist-hip ratio (WHR) as indices of obesity and assess the respective associations with type 2 diabetes, hypertension and dyslipidaemia...
  13. doi request reprint Association between hyperglycaemia and fracture risk in non-diabetic middle-aged and older Australians: a national, population-based prospective study (AusDiab)
    C Gagnon
    Department of Medicine, University of Melbourne, Western Hospital, Melbourne, Australia
    Osteoporos Int 21:2067-74. 2010
    ....
  14. doi request reprint A bi-directional relationship between obesity and health-related quality of life: evidence from the longitudinal AusDiab study
    A J Cameron
    Clinical Diabetes and Epidemiology Department, Baker IDI Heart and Diabetes Institute, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
    Int J Obes (Lond) 36:295-303. 2012
    ..To assess the prospective relationship between obesity and health-related quality of life, including a novel assessment of the impact of health-related quality of life on weight gain...
  15. doi request reprint Differences in height explain gender differences in the response to the oral glucose tolerance test- the AusDiab study
    R A Sicree
    International Diabetes Institute, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
    Diabet Med 25:296-302. 2008
    ..To determine the extent of gender-related differences in the prevalence of glucose intolerance for the Australian population and whether body size may explain such differences...
  16. ncbi request reprint Effects of a short-term circuit weight training program on glycaemic control in NIDDM
    D W Dunstan
    Department of Medicine, University of Western Australia, West Australian Heart Research Institute, Perth, Australia
    Diabetes Res Clin Pract 40:53-61. 1998
    ..Short-term CWT therefore may provide a practical exercise alternative in the lifestyle management of this condition...
  17. ncbi request reprint The effectiveness of physical activity interventions for the treatment of overweight and obesity and type 2 diabetes
    Y D Miller
    School of Human Movement Studies, The University of Queensland, Australia
    J Sci Med Sport 7:52-9. 2004
    ..Nevertheless, there is little evidence about the effectiveness of community-based interventions in producing long-term changes in glycaemic control and reduced mortality in people with type 2 diabetes...
  18. ncbi request reprint Improved endothelial function following a 14-month resistance exercise training program in adults with type 2 diabetes
    N D Cohen
    International Diabetes Institute, 250 Kooyong Road, Caulfield, Melbourne, VIC 3162, Australia
    Diabetes Res Clin Pract 79:405-11. 2008
    ..We studied 28 men and women with type 2 diabetes who participated in a 14-month PRT involving an initial 2-month supervised program and a 12-month maintenance program...
  19. ncbi request reprint Foot complications in Type 2 diabetes: an Australian population-based study
    R J Tapp
    International Diabetes Institute, Melbourne, Australia
    Diabet Med 20:105-13. 2003
    ..To determine the prevalence and risk factors for neuropathy and peripheral vascular disease (PVD) in the Australian diabetic population and identify those at high risk of foot ulceration...
  20. ncbi request reprint Effect of omega 3 fatty acids on oxidative stress in humans: GC-MS measurement of urinary F2-isoprostane excretion
    T A Mori
    Department of Medicine and the West Australian Heart Research Institute, University of Western Australia, Perth, Australia
    Redox Rep 5:45-6. 2000
    ..In both trials, urinary F2-isoprostanes were significantly reduced by 20-27%. Therefore, in contrast with previous reports in the literature, these results demonstrate that omega3 fatty acids reduce in vivo oxidant stress in humans...