P Zimmet

Summary

Affiliation: International Diabetes Institute
Country: Australia

Publications

  1. pmc Study protocol--diabetes and related conditions in urban indigenous people in the Darwin, Australia region: aims, methods and participation in the DRUID Study
    Joan Cunningham
    Menzies School of Health Research and Institute of Advances Studies, Charles Darwin University, PO Box 41096, Casuarina, NT 0811, Australia
    BMC Public Health 6:8. 2006
  2. ncbi The burden of type 2 diabetes: are we doing enough?
    P Zimmet
    International Diabetes Institute, Caulfield, Victoria, Australia
    Diabetes Metab 29:6S9-18. 2003
  3. ncbi Addressing the insulin resistance syndrome: a role for the thiazolidinediones
    P Zimmet
    International Diabetes Institute, Caulfield, Victoria, Australia
    Trends Cardiovasc Med 12:354-62. 2002
  4. ncbi Genotype, obesity and cardiovascular disease--has technical and social advancement outstripped evolution?
    P Zimmet
    International Diabetes Institute, Caulfield, Victoria, Australia
    J Intern Med 254:114-25. 2003
  5. ncbi The metabolic syndrome: a global public health problem and a new definition
    Paul Zimmet
    International Diabetes Institute, Melbourne, Australia
    J Atheroscler Thromb 12:295-300. 2005
  6. ncbi Introduction: Globalization and the non-communicable disease epidemic
    Paul Z Zimmet
    International Diabetes Institute, 250 Kooyong Road, Caulfield 3162, Victoria, Australia
    Obesity (Silver Spring) 14:1-3. 2006
  7. ncbi Global and societal implications of the diabetes epidemic
    P Zimmet
    International Diabetes Institute, 260 Kooyong Road, Caulfield, Victoria 3162, Australia
    Nature 414:782-7. 2001
  8. ncbi Etiology of the metabolic syndrome: potential role of insulin resistance, leptin resistance, and other players
    P Zimmet
    International Diabetes Institute, Melbourne, Australia
    Ann N Y Acad Sci 892:25-44. 1999
  9. ncbi Crucial points at diagnosis. Type 2 diabetes or slow type 1 diabetes
    P Zimmet
    International Diabetes Institute, Melbourne, Australia
    Diabetes Care 22:B59-64. 1999
  10. ncbi The metabolic syndrome in children and adolescents - an IDF consensus report
    Paul Zimmet
    International Diabetes Institute, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
    Pediatr Diabetes 8:299-306. 2007

Detail Information

Publications96

  1. pmc Study protocol--diabetes and related conditions in urban indigenous people in the Darwin, Australia region: aims, methods and participation in the DRUID Study
    Joan Cunningham
    Menzies School of Health Research and Institute of Advances Studies, Charles Darwin University, PO Box 41096, Casuarina, NT 0811, Australia
    BMC Public Health 6:8. 2006
    ..The DRUID Study (Diabetes and Related conditions in Urban Indigenous people in the Darwin region) was designed to address this knowledge gap...
  2. ncbi The burden of type 2 diabetes: are we doing enough?
    P Zimmet
    International Diabetes Institute, Caulfield, Victoria, Australia
    Diabetes Metab 29:6S9-18. 2003
    ..Above all, intervention is needed today...
  3. ncbi Addressing the insulin resistance syndrome: a role for the thiazolidinediones
    P Zimmet
    International Diabetes Institute, Caulfield, Victoria, Australia
    Trends Cardiovasc Med 12:354-62. 2002
    ....
  4. ncbi Genotype, obesity and cardiovascular disease--has technical and social advancement outstripped evolution?
    P Zimmet
    International Diabetes Institute, Caulfield, Victoria, Australia
    J Intern Med 254:114-25. 2003
    ..If lifestyle measures fail, then pharmacological intervention may be necessary. For this, novel agents such as dual PPARalpha/gamma agonists may be the therapy of the future...
  5. ncbi The metabolic syndrome: a global public health problem and a new definition
    Paul Zimmet
    International Diabetes Institute, Melbourne, Australia
    J Atheroscler Thromb 12:295-300. 2005
    ..It is envisaged that the development of the new definition for the metabolic syndrome will help resolve the confusion caused by the number of earlier attempts to define this important entity...
  6. ncbi Introduction: Globalization and the non-communicable disease epidemic
    Paul Z Zimmet
    International Diabetes Institute, 250 Kooyong Road, Caulfield 3162, Victoria, Australia
    Obesity (Silver Spring) 14:1-3. 2006
  7. ncbi Global and societal implications of the diabetes epidemic
    P Zimmet
    International Diabetes Institute, 260 Kooyong Road, Caulfield, Victoria 3162, Australia
    Nature 414:782-7. 2001
    ..The prevention of diabetes and control of its micro- and macrovascular complications will require an integrated, international approach if we are to see significant reduction in the huge premature morbidity and mortality it causes...
  8. ncbi Etiology of the metabolic syndrome: potential role of insulin resistance, leptin resistance, and other players
    P Zimmet
    International Diabetes Institute, Melbourne, Australia
    Ann N Y Acad Sci 892:25-44. 1999
    ....
  9. ncbi Crucial points at diagnosis. Type 2 diabetes or slow type 1 diabetes
    P Zimmet
    International Diabetes Institute, Melbourne, Australia
    Diabetes Care 22:B59-64. 1999
    ..3% of those not on insulin at 6 years. Antibodies to GAD indicate an underlying autoimmune process and have a high positive predictive value for type 1 diabetes and future insulin dependency in adults...
  10. ncbi The metabolic syndrome in children and adolescents - an IDF consensus report
    Paul Zimmet
    International Diabetes Institute, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
    Pediatr Diabetes 8:299-306. 2007
  11. ncbi Epidemiology of diabetes mellitus and associated cardiovascular risk factors: focus on human immunodeficiency virus and psychiatric disorders
    Paul Zimmet
    International Diabetes Institute, Caulfield, Victoria, Australia
    Am J Med 118:3S-8S. 2005
    ....
  12. pmc Serum leptin concentration, obesity, and insulin resistance in Western Samoans: cross sectional study
    P Zimmet
    International Diabetes Institute, Victoria, Australia
    BMJ 313:965-9. 1996
    ..The relation with insulin independent of body mass index suggests a possible role for leptin in insulin resistance or hyperinsulinaemia...
  13. ncbi Hyperleptinaemia: the missing link in the, metabolic syndrome?
    M de Courten
    International Diabetes Institute, Melbourne, Australia
    Diabet Med 14:200-8. 1997
    ....
  14. ncbi Effects of beacon administration on energy expenditure and substrate utilisation in Psammomys obesus (Israeli sand rats)
    K Walder
    Metabolic Research Unit, School of Health Sciences, Deakin University, Geelong, Victoria, Australia
    Int J Obes Relat Metab Disord 25:1281-5. 2001
    ..To investigate whether beacon administration affects substrate utilisation, physical activity levels or energy expenditure in Psammomys obesus...
  15. ncbi Increasing prevalence of Type 2 diabetes mellitus in all ethnic groups in Mauritius
    S Soderberg
    International Diabetes Institute, Melbourne, Australia
    Diabet Med 22:61-8. 2005
    ..To describe the prevalence of different stages of glucose intolerance in a population from Mauritius followed over 11 years...
  16. ncbi Leptin predicts the development of diabetes in Mauritian men, but not women: a population-based study
    S Soderberg
    International Diabetes Institute, Melbourne, Australia
    Int J Obes (Lond) 31:1126-33. 2007
    ..To determine if levels of the adipocyte-derived hormone, leptin, predict the development of type 2 diabetes...
  17. pmc Deleterious associations of sitting time and television viewing time with cardiometabolic risk biomarkers: Australian Diabetes, Obesity and Lifestyle (AusDiab) study 2004-2005
    Alicia A Thorp
    Baker IDIHeart and Diabetes Institute, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
    Diabetes Care 33:327-34. 2010
    ..We examined the associations of sitting time and television (TV) viewing time with continuously measured biomarkers of cardio-metabolic risk in Australian adults...
  18. doi Decorin is a secreted protein associated with obesity and type 2 diabetes
    K Bolton
    Metabolic Research Unit, School of Exercise and Nutrition Sciences, Deakin University, Waurn Ponds, Victoria, Australia
    Int J Obes (Lond) 32:1113-21. 2008
    ..To characterize the expression of the small leucine-rich glycoprotein decorin in adipose tissue...
  19. ncbi Albuminuria is evident in the early stages of diabetes onset: results from the Australian Diabetes, Obesity, and Lifestyle Study (AusDiab)
    Robyn J Tapp
    International Diabetes Institute, Melbourne, Australia
    Am J Kidney Dis 44:792-8. 2004
    ..We determined the prevalence of and factors associated with albuminuria in an Australian population and examined the association of albuminuria with glucose tolerance...
  20. ncbi Retinopathy in persons with impaired glucose metabolism: the Australian Diabetes Obesity and Lifestyle (AusDiab) study
    Tien Y Wong
    Centre for Eye Research Australia, University of Melbourne, 32 Gisborne Street, Melbourne, Victoria 3002, Australia
    Am J Ophthalmol 140:1157-9. 2005
    ..To describe risk factors and vascular disease associations of retinopathy in people with impaired glucose metabolism...
  21. ncbi The metabolic syndrome in Australia: prevalence using four definitions
    Adrian J Cameron
    International Diabetes Institute, 250 Kooyong Road, Caulfield, Melbourne, Victoria 3162, Australia
    Diabetes Res Clin Pract 77:471-8. 2007
    ..To compare the prevalence of the Metabolic Syndrome (MetS) defined by four definitions and to determine which definition best identifies those at high cardiovascular disease (CVD) risk and with insulin resistance...
  22. ncbi Profile of dyslipidemia in Psammomys obesus, an animal model of the metabolic syndrome
    Ken Walder
    Metabolic Research Unite, School of Health Sciences, Deakin University, Waurn Ponds 3217, Victoria, Australia
    Endocr Regul 36:1-8. 2002
    ..To investigate lipid profiles in Psammomys obesus and relationships between lipid profile and other components of the Metabolic Syndrome...
  23. doi Genetic variation in SH3-domain GRB2-like (endophilin)-interacting protein 1 has a major impact on fat mass
    N Cummings
    Genomics and Systems Biology, Baker IDI Heart and Diabetes Institute, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
    Int J Obes (Lond) 36:201-6. 2012
    ..The purpose of this study was to assess the role of genetic variation in SGIP1 in human disease...
  24. ncbi Metabolic syndrome--a new world-wide definition. A Consensus Statement from the International Diabetes Federation
    K G M M Alberti
    Department of Endocrinology and Metabolic Medicine, St Mary s Hospital, London, UK and International Diabetes Institute, Caulfield, Australia
    Diabet Med 23:469-80. 2006
    ..An additional aim was to highlight areas where more research into the MetS is needed...
  25. ncbi Risk factors for coronary heart disease in a population with a high prevalence of obesity and diabetes: a case-control study of the Polynesian population of Western Samoa
    S Wahi
    Baker Medical Research Institute, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
    J Cardiovasc Risk 4:173-8. 1997
    ....
  26. ncbi Calpain 3 gene expression in skeletal muscle is associated with body fat content and measures of insulin resistance
    K Walder
    Metabolic Research Unit, School of Health Sciences, Deakin University, Geelong, Victoria, Australia
    Int J Obes Relat Metab Disord 26:442-9. 2002
    ..To investigate whether skeletal muscle gene expression of calpain 3 is related to obesity and insulin resistance...
  27. ncbi The Taq IA and Ser311 Cys polymorphisms in the dopamine D2 receptor gene and obesity
    A Southon
    Metabolic Research Unit, School of Health Sciences, Deakin University, Waurn Ponds, Victoria, Australia
    Diabetes Nutr Metab 16:72-6. 2003
    ..Haplotype frequencies of these polymorphisms did not differ between leanest and heaviest groups. The Taq IA and Ser311Cys polymorphisms in the DRD2 gene are unlikely to be common causes of obesity in these populations...
  28. ncbi Health and mortality consequences of abdominal obesity: evidence from the AusDiab study
    Adrian J Cameron
    Baker IDI Heart and Diabetes Institute, Melbourne, Vic, Australia
    Med J Aust 191:202-8. 2009
    ..To provide an estimate of the morbidity and mortality resulting from abdominal overweight and obesity in the Australian population...
  29. pmc Longitudinal association of glucose metabolism with retinopathy: results from the Australian Diabetes Obesity and Lifestyle (AusDiab) study
    Robyn J Tapp
    International Diabetes Institute, Caulfield, Victoria, Australia
    Diabetes Care 31:1349-54. 2008
    ..We determined the longitudinal association of glucose metabolism with retinopathy in a sample of the Australian population...
  30. ncbi High incidence of type 2 diabetes and increasing conversion rates from impaired fasting glucose and impaired glucose tolerance to diabetes in Mauritius
    S Soderberg
    International Diabetes Institute, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
    J Intern Med 256:37-47. 2004
    ..Glucose tolerance was classified according to WHO 1999 criteria...
  31. ncbi Epidemiology of childhood type 2 diabetes in the developing world
    R Singh
    International Diabetes Institute, Melbourne, Australia
    Pediatr Diabetes 5:154-68. 2004
    ..These are of relevance in both developed and developing nations...
  32. ncbi Elevated hypothalamic beacon gene expression in Psammomys obesus prone to develop obesity and type 2 diabetes
    K Walder
    Metabolic Research Unit, School of Health Sciences, Deakin University, Waurn Ponds, Victoria, Australia
    Int J Obes Relat Metab Disord 26:605-9. 2002
    ..In addition, effects of dietary energy composition on beacon gene expression were investigated in diabetes-prone P. obesus...
  33. ncbi Anthropometric measures and absolute cardiovascular risk estimates in the Australian Diabetes, Obesity and Lifestyle (AusDiab) Study
    Lei Chen
    Department of Epidemiology and Preventive Medicine, Monash University, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
    Eur J Cardiovasc Prev Rehabil 14:740-5. 2007
    ..We aimed to establish the most appropriate anthropometric index and its optimal cutoff point for use as an ancillary measure in clinical practice when identifying people with increased absolute cardiovascular risk estimates...
  34. ncbi Six year incidence and progression of diabetic retinopathy: results from the Mauritius diabetes complication study
    Robyn J Tapp
    Department of Epidemiology and Preventive Medicine, Monash University, Melbourne, Australia
    Diabetes Res Clin Pract 73:298-303. 2006
    ..To determine the incidence, progression and risk factors for diabetic retinopathy in the multiethnic population of Mauritius...
  35. doi A prospective study of glycemia, body size, insulin resistance and the risk of hypertension in Mauritius
    Edward J Boyko
    International Diabetes Institute, Melbourne, Australia
    J Hypertens 26:1742-9. 2008
    ..To estimate the associations between new-onset hypertension and glycemia, insulin resistance, and overall and regional adiposity in a prospective study conducted in Mauritius...
  36. ncbi Association between impaired glucose metabolism and quality of life: results from the Australian diabetes obesity and lifestyle study
    Robyn J Tapp
    Department of Epidemiology and Preventive Medicine, Monash University, Melbourne, Australia
    Diabetes Res Clin Pract 74:154-61. 2006
    ..We examined the association of quality of life with glucose tolerance status in an Australian population to determine the stage in the development of diabetes that quality of life is impaired...
  37. ncbi Bariatric surgery: an IDF statement for obese Type 2 diabetes
    J B Dixon
    Baker IDI Heart and Diabetes Institute, 99 Commercial Road, Melbourne, Victoria 3004, Australia
    Arq Bras Endocrinol Metabol 55:367-82. 2011
    ..National guidelines for bariatric surgery need to be developed for people with Type 2 diabetes and a BMI of 35 kg/m² or more...
  38. ncbi Preventing Type 2 diabetes and the dysmetabolic syndrome in the real world: a realistic view
    P Zimmet
    International Diabetes Institute, Caulfield and Monash University, Victoria, Australia
    Diabet Med 20:693-702. 2003
    ..Longer-term follow-up studies will also clarify whether both lifestyle and pharmacological interventions actually prevent Type 2 diabetes, or merely delay its onset...
  39. ncbi Association of television viewing with fasting and 2-h postchallenge plasma glucose levels in adults without diagnosed diabetes
    David W Dunstan
    International Diabetes Institute, Melbourne, Australia
    Diabetes Care 30:516-22. 2007
    ..We examined the associations of television viewing time with fasting plasma glucose (FPG) and 2-h postchallenge plasma glucose (2-h PG) levels in Australian adults...
  40. ncbi Risk of cardiovascular and all-cause mortality in individuals with diabetes mellitus, impaired fasting glucose, and impaired glucose tolerance: the Australian Diabetes, Obesity, and Lifestyle Study (AusDiab)
    Elizabeth L M Barr
    International Diabetes Institute, 250 Kooyong Rd, Caulfield, Victoria, 3162, Australia
    Circulation 116:151-7. 2007
    ..This study investigated whether impaired fasting glucose and impaired glucose tolerance, as well as diabetes mellitus, increase the risk of all-cause and CVD mortality...
  41. ncbi The rising prevalence of diabetes and impaired glucose tolerance: the Australian Diabetes, Obesity and Lifestyle Study
    David W Dunstan
    International Diabetes Institute, Melbourne, Australia
    Diabetes Care 25:829-34. 2002
    ....
  42. ncbi How to best define the metabolic syndrome
    Dianna J Magliano
    International Diabetes Institute, Melbourne, Australia
    Ann Med 38:34-41. 2006
    ..It is envisaged that the development of the new definition for the metabolic syndrome will help resolve the confusion caused by the number of earlier attempts to define this important entity...
  43. ncbi HPLC-detected albuminuria predicts mortality
    Dianna J Magliano
    International Diabetes Institute, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
    J Am Soc Nephrol 18:3171-6. 2007
    ..We conclude that albuminuria, detected by either IN or HPLC, independently predicts mortality in a community-based sample. HPLC identifies some people at increased risk of mortality that IN would not detect...
  44. ncbi How do the Australian guidelines for lipid-lowering drugs perform in practice? Cardiovascular disease risk in the AusDiab Study, 1999-2000
    Lei Chen
    Department of Epidemiology and Preventive Medicine, Monash University, Melbourne, Vic, Australia
    Med J Aust 189:319-22. 2008
    ....
  45. ncbi Glucose indices, health behaviors, and incidence of diabetes in Australia: the Australian Diabetes, Obesity and Lifestyle Study
    Dianna J Magliano
    International Diabetes Institute, 250 Kooyong Rd, Caulfield, Victoria, 3162, Australia
    Diabetes Care 31:267-72. 2008
    ..This national, population-based study reports diabetes incidence based on oral glucose tolerance tests (OGTTs) and identifies risk factors for diabetes in Australians...
  46. ncbi Diabetic kidney disease: act now or pay later
    Robert C Atkins
    Department of Epidemiology and Preventive Medicine, Monash University, Alfred Hospital, Melbourne, Vic, Australia
    Med J Aust 192:272-4. 2010
    ..The problem is global yet requires local action. World Kidney Day on 11 March 2010 is a time to intensify action on diabetic kidney disease and to continue to do so until this huge but largely preventable health burden is controlled...
  47. pmc Decline in physical fitness from childhood to adulthood associated with increased obesity and insulin resistance in adults
    Terence Dwyer
    Murdoch Children s Research Institute, Royal Children s Hospital, Parkville, Melbourne, Australia
    Diabetes Care 32:683-7. 2009
    ..To examine how fitness in both childhood and adulthood is associated with adult obesity and insulin resistance...
  48. doi Central obesity as a precursor to the metabolic syndrome in the AusDiab study and Mauritius
    Adrian J Cameron
    Baker IDI Heart and Diabetes Institute, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
    Obesity (Silver Spring) 16:2707-16. 2008
    ..These results suggest that central obesity plays a central role in the development of the MetS and appears to precede the appearance of the other MetS components...
  49. ncbi Genetic variation in BEACON influences quantitative variation in metabolic syndrome-related phenotypes
    Jeremy B Jowett
    International Diabetes Institute, 336 Glenferrie Rd, Malvern VIC, Australia
    Diabetes 53:2467-72. 2004
    ..018). Multivariate analysis of these correlated phenotypes also yielded a highly significant association (P = 0.0004), suggesting that BEACON may influence phenotypic variation in metabolic syndrome-related traits...
  50. ncbi The prevalence of and factors associated with diabetic retinopathy in the Australian population
    Robyn J Tapp
    The International Diabetes Institute, Melbourne, Vic, Australia
    Diabetes Care 26:1731-7. 2003
    ..To determine the prevalence and factors associated with diabetic retinopathy in the Australian population and to estimate the time difference between disease onset and clinical diagnosis of type 2 diabetes...
  51. ncbi Physical activity and television viewing in relation to risk of undiagnosed abnormal glucose metabolism in adults
    David W Dunstan
    International Diabetes Institute, Melbourne, Australia 3162
    Diabetes Care 27:2603-9. 2004
    ..The goal of this study was to assess the associations of physical activity time and television (TV) time with risk of "undiagnosed" abnormal glucose metabolism in Australian adults...
  52. ncbi Overweight and obesity in Australia: the 1999-2000 Australian Diabetes, Obesity and Lifestyle Study (AusDiab)
    Adrian J Cameron
    Department of Epidemiology, International Diabetes Institute, 250 Kooyong Road, Caulfield, VIC 3162
    Med J Aust 178:427-32. 2003
    ..To measure the prevalence of obesity in Australian adults and to examine the associations of obesity with socioeconomic and lifestyle factors...
  53. ncbi AUSDRISK: an Australian Type 2 Diabetes Risk Assessment Tool based on demographic, lifestyle and simple anthropometric measures
    Lei Chen
    Department of Epidemiology and Preventive Medicine, Monash University, Melbourne, Vic, Australia
    Med J Aust 192:197-202. 2010
    ..To develop and validate a diabetes risk assessment tool for Australia based on demographic, lifestyle and simple anthropometric measures...
  54. doi Sleep-disordered breathing and type 2 diabetes: a report from the International Diabetes Federation Taskforce on Epidemiology and Prevention
    Jonathan E Shaw
    International Diabetes Institute, 250 Kooyong Road, Caulfield, Melbourne, VIC 3162, Australia
    Diabetes Res Clin Pract 81:2-12. 2008
    ....
  55. ncbi The Australian Diabetes, Obesity and Lifestyle Study (AusDiab)--methods and response rates
    David W Dunstan
    The International Diabetes Institute, 250 Kooyong Road, Caulfield, VIC 3162, Australia
    Diabetes Res Clin Pract 57:119-29. 2002
    ..Furthermore, it generates the baseline data for a prospective 5-year cohort study. The data will be important for national and regional public health and lifestyle education and health promotion programs...
  56. doi Gastric bypass in Type 2 diabetes with BMI < 30: weight and weight loss have a major influence on outcomes
    J B Dixon
    Baker IDI Heart and Diabetes Institute, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
    Diabet Med 30:e127-34. 2013
    ..To assess factors influencing glycaemic control following gastric bypass surgery in patients with Type 2 diabetes and BMI< 30 kg/m(2) ...
  57. ncbi Bariatric surgery: an IDF statement for obese Type 2 diabetes
    J B Dixon
    Baker IDI Heart and Diabetes Institute, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
    Surg Obes Relat Dis 7:433-47. 2011
    ..National guidelines for bariatric surgery need to be developed for people with Type 2 diabetes and a BMI of 35 kg/m(2) or more...
  58. ncbi Prevalence and treatment of cardiovascular disease and traditional risk factors in Australian adults with renal insufficiency
    Esther M Briganti
    Department of Epidemiology and Preventive Medicine, Monash University, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
    Nephrology (Carlton) 10:40-7. 2005
    ..To evaluate the prevalence and treatment of cardiovascular disease and traditional cardiovascular disease risk factors in Australian adults with renal insufficiency...
  59. ncbi Health-related quality of life in Australian adults with renal insufficiency: a population-based study
    Fiona Y F Chow
    Department of Nephrology, Monash Medical Centre, Monash University, Victoria, Australia
    Am J Kidney Dis 41:596-604. 2003
    ..Although there are a large number of reports of quality of life in the setting of end-stage renal disease, the impact of lesser degrees of renal impairment in the general population has not been described...
  60. ncbi Diabetes care in an Australian population: frequency of screening examinations for eye and foot complications of diabetes
    Robyn J Tapp
    International Diabetes Institute, Melbourne, Australia
    Diabetes Care 27:688-93. 2004
    ..The aim of this work was to study the frequency of examining for diabetic eye and foot complications in an Australian population and to study factors associated with regular screening...
  61. ncbi Population prevalence of albuminuria in the Australian Diabetes, Obesity, and Lifestyle (AusDiab) study: immunonephelometry compared with high-performance liquid chromatography
    Kevan R Polkinghorne
    Department of Nephrology, Monash Medical Centre, Victoria, Australia
    Am J Kidney Dis 47:604-13. 2006
    ..Standard immunochemical urinary albumin assays detect immunoreactive albumin, whereas high-performance liquid chromatography (HPLC) detects both immunoreactive and immunounreactive albumin...
  62. pmc Is there a link between components of health-related functioning and incident impaired glucose metabolism and type 2 diabetes? The Australian Diabetes Obesity and Lifestyle (AusDiab) study
    Robyn J Tapp
    Department of Medicine, Monash Medical Centre Southern Clinical School, Monash University, Victoria, Australia
    Diabetes Care 33:757-62. 2010
    ..To determine the longitudinal association of components of health-related functioning (HRF) with incident impaired glucose metabolism and type 2 diabetes...
  63. doi Ability of GHTD-amide and analogs to enhance insulin activity through zinc chelation and dispersal of insulin oligomers
    Sarah G Paule
    Department of Biochemistry and Molecular Biology, Monash University, Clayton, Victoria, Australia
    Peptides 30:1088-97. 2009
    ..These results suggest that dispersal of hexameric insulin through chelation of Zn(2+) contributes to the hypoglycemic activity of these tetrapeptides...
  64. doi Projecting the burden of diabetes in Australia--what is the size of the matter?
    Dianna J Magliano
    Baker IDI Heart and Diabetes Institute, 250 Kooyong Road, Caulfield, Victoria 3162
    Aust N Z J Public Health 33:540-3. 2009
    ..To analyse the implications of using different methods to predict diabetes prevalence for the future...
  65. ncbi Does high-intensity resistance training maintain bone mass during moderate weight loss in older overweight adults with type 2 diabetes?
    Robin M Daly
    Center for Physical Activity and Nutrition Research, School of Exercise and Nutrition Sciences, Deakin University, 221 Burwood Highway, Burwood, Melbourne, Australia
    Osteoporos Int 16:1703-12. 2005
    ....
  66. ncbi Tanis: a link between type 2 diabetes and inflammation?
    Ken Walder
    Metabolic Research Unit, School of Health Sciences, Deakin University, Waurn Ponds, Victoria, Australia
    Diabetes 51:1859-66. 2002
    ....
  67. ncbi The metabolic syndrome: prevalence in worldwide populations
    Adrian J Cameron
    International Diabetes Institute, 250 Kooyong Road, Caulfield South 3162, Australia
    Endocrinol Metab Clin North Am 33:351-75, table of contents. 2004
    ..Regardless of the underlying genetic and environmental influences that mediate the prevalence of the metabolic syndrome, a higher prevalence will undoubtedly lead to undesirable outcomes such as cardiovascular disease...
  68. pmc Bariatric surgery: an IDF statement for obese Type 2 diabetes
    J B Dixon
    Baker IDI Heart and Diabetes Institute, 99 Commercial Road, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
    Diabet Med 28:628-42. 2011
    ..National guidelines for bariatric surgery need to be developed for people with Type 2 diabetes and a BMI of 35 kg/m(2) or more...
  69. pmc Mortality, all-cause and cardiovascular disease, over 15 years in multiethnic mauritius: impact of diabetes and intermediate forms of glucose tolerance
    Dianna J Magliano
    Baker IDI Heart and Diabetes Institute, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
    Diabetes Care 33:1983-9. 2010
    ..We explored this issue in a large, multiethnic cohort from the developing nation of Mauritius...
  70. ncbi Dietary toxins, endoplasmic reticulum (ER) stress and diabetes
    Kalindi D Hettiarachchi
    Department of Biochemistry and Molecular Biology, Monash University, Clayton, Victoria, Australia
    Curr Diabetes Rev 4:146-56. 2008
    ..Furthermore, we propose that the increasing incidence of Type 1 diabetes may be accounted for by increased dietary exposure to ER-stress-inducing Streptomyces toxins...
  71. ncbi Independent association of hip circumference with metabolic profile in different ethnic groups
    Marieke B Snijder
    VU University Medical Center, Van der Boechorststraat 7, 1081 BT Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    Obes Res 12:1370-4. 2004
    ..Our aim was to investigate this association in a variety of ethnic groups, some highly susceptible to type 2 diabetes...
  72. ncbi Prevalence of the metabolic syndrome among 40,698 Korean metropolitan subjects
    Won Young Lee
    Division of Endocrinology and Metabolism, Department of Internal Medicine, Kangbuk Samsung Hospital, Sungkyunkwan University School of Medicine, 108 Pyung dong, Jongro Ku, Seoul 110746, South Korea
    Diabetes Res Clin Pract 65:143-9. 2004
    ..No published study has reported the prevalence of the metabolic syndrome in Asians using Adults Treatment Panel III (ATP III) criteria, comparing results with that using the obesity criteria of the Asia-Pacific region...
  73. ncbi Intensive lifestyle changes or metformin in patients with impaired glucose tolerance: modeling the long-term health economic implications of the diabetes prevention program in Australia, France, Germany, Switzerland, and the United Kingdom
    Andrew J Palmer
    Center for Outcomes Research, Binningen Basel, Switzerland
    Clin Ther 26:304-21. 2004
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  74. ncbi Beneficial associations of physical activity with 2-h but not fasting blood glucose in Australian adults: the AusDiab study
    Genevieve N Healy
    Cancer Prevention Research Centre, School of Population Health, University of Queensland, Herston, Queensland, Australia 4006
    Diabetes Care 29:2598-604. 2006
    ..We examined the associations of physical activity with fasting plasma glucose (FPG) and with 2-h postload plasma glucose (2-h PG) in men and women with low, moderate, and high waist circumference...
  75. ncbi Association between albuminuria and proteinuria in the general population: the AusDiab Study
    Robert C Atkins
    Department of Nephrology, Monash Medical Centre, Victoria 3181, Australia
    Nephrol Dial Transplant 18:2170-4. 2003
    ..In screening for renal and cardiovascular disease, whether to measure albuminuria, proteinuria or both, is currently an unanswered question...
  76. ncbi Untreated hypertension among Australian adults: the 1999-2000 Australian Diabetes, Obesity and Lifestyle Study (AusDiab)
    Esther M Briganti
    Department of Epidemiology and Preventive Medicine, Monash University, Melbourne, Vic
    Med J Aust 179:135-9. 2003
    ..To measure the prevalence of untreated hypertension in Australian adults, and examine the associations with clinical and lifestyle factors...
  77. ncbi Prevalence of kidney damage in Australian adults: The AusDiab kidney study
    Steven J Chadban
    Department of Nephrology, Monash Medical Centre, USA
    J Am Soc Nephrol 14:S131-8. 2003
    ..Identifying and targeting this section of the population may provide a means to reduce the burden of ESRD...
  78. ncbi The metabolic syndrome
    Robert H Eckel
    Division of Endocrinology, Metabolism and Diabetes, University of Colorado at Denver and Health Sciences Center, PO Box 6511, MS 8106, Aurora, CO 80045, USA
    Lancet 365:1415-28. 2005
    ..The fundamental approach is weight reduction and increased physical activity; however, drug treatment could be appropriate for diabetes and cardiovascular disease risk reduction...
  79. doi Breaks in sedentary time: beneficial associations with metabolic risk
    Genevieve N Healy
    Cancer Prevention Research Centre, School of Population Health, The University of Queensland, Brisbane, Australia
    Diabetes Care 31:661-6. 2008
    ..In addition to the effects of total sedentary time, the manner in which it is accumulated may also be important. We examined the association of breaks in objectively measured sedentary time with biological markers of metabolic risk...
  80. ncbi Estimating cardiovascular disease risk in diabetes
    Ake Sjoholm
    Lancet 368:1149; author reply 1150. 2006
  81. ncbi The unstoppable Australian obesity and diabetes juggernaut. what should politicians do?
    Paul Z Zimmet
    Med J Aust 185:187-8. 2006
  82. ncbi Objectively measured light-intensity physical activity is independently associated with 2-h plasma glucose
    Genevieve N Healy
    Cancer Prevention Research Centre, School of Population Health, The University of Queensland, Brisbane, Australia
    Diabetes Care 30:1384-9. 2007
    ..We examined the associations of objectively measured sedentary time, light-intensity physical activity, and moderate- to vigorous-intensity activity with fasting and 2-h postchallenge plasma glucose in Australian adults...
  83. ncbi The effects of repeated exposure to sub-toxic doses of plecomacrolide antibiotics on the endocrine pancreas
    Kalindi D Hettiarachchi
    Department of Biochemistry and Molecular Biology, Monash University, Wellington Road, Clayton, VIC 3800, Australia
    Food Chem Toxicol 44:1966-77. 2006
    ..This may lead to earlier progression to beta cell failure and insulin deficiency in those at risk of diabetes...
  84. ncbi Point: impaired fasting glucose: The case for the new American Diabetes Association criterion
    Jonathan E Shaw
    Diabetes Care 29:1170-2. 2006
  85. ncbi Is peripheral neuropathy associated with retinopathy and albuminuria in individuals with impaired glucose metabolism? The 1999-2000 AusDiab
    Elizabeth L M Barr
    Centre for Eye Research Australia, University of Melbourne, 32 Gisborne St, Victoria 3002, Australia
    Diabetes Care 29:1114-6. 2006
  86. ncbi Objectively measured sedentary time, physical activity, and metabolic risk: the Australian Diabetes, Obesity and Lifestyle Study (AusDiab)
    Genevieve N Healy
    School of Population Health, University of Queensland, Brisbane, Australia
    Diabetes Care 31:369-71. 2008
    ..We examined the associations of objectively measured sedentary time and physical activity with continuous indexes of metabolic risk in Australian adults without known diabetes...
  87. ncbi A single factor underlies the metabolic syndrome: a confirmatory factor analysis
    Manel Pladevall
    Henry Ford Health System, Center for Health Services Research, One Ford Place, Suite 3A, Detroit, Michigan 48202, USA
    Diabetes Care 29:113-22. 2006
    ..Confirmatory factor analysis (CFA) was used to test the hypothesis that the components of the metabolic syndrome are manifestations of a single common factor...
  88. ncbi Retinal arteriolar narrowing predicts incidence of diabetes: the Australian Diabetes, Obesity and Lifestyle (AusDiab) Study
    Thanh T Nguyen
    Centre for Eye Research Australia, University of Melbourne, 32 Gisborne St, East Melbourne 3002, Australia
    Diabetes 57:536-9. 2008
    ..To examine the relationship of retinal vascular caliber to incident diabetes in a population-based cohort...
  89. doi Retinal arteriolar caliber predicts incident retinopathy: the Australian Diabetes, Obesity and Lifestyle (AusDiab) study
    Sophie Louise Rogers
    Centre for Eye Research, University of Melbourne, 32 Gisborne St, Victoria 3002, Australia
    Diabetes Care 31:761-3. 2008
    ..Venular caliber did not predict incident retinopathy. Our findings suggest that retinal arteriolar dilatation is a specific sign of diabetic microvascular dysfunction and may be a preclinical marker of diabetic retinopathy...
  90. doi Maternal diet during pregnancy and islet autoimmunity in offspring
    Molly M Lamb
    Department of Preventive Medicine and Biometrics, University of Colorado at Denver and Health Sciences Center, Denver, CO, USA
    Pediatr Diabetes 9:135-41. 2008
    ..The role of prenatal nutritional exposures has not been thoroughly investigated...
  91. ncbi Mainstreaming the metabolic syndrome: a definitive definition
    Paul Z Zimmet
    Med J Aust 183:175-6. 2005
    ..This new definition should assist both researchers and clinicians...
  92. doi Television time and continuous metabolic risk in physically active adults
    Genevieve N Healy
    School of Population Health, University of Queensland, Brisbane, Australia
    Med Sci Sports Exerc 40:639-45. 2008
    ..Among Australian adults who met the public health guideline for the minimum health-enhancing levels of physical activity, we examined the dose-response associations of television-viewing time with continuous metabolic risk variables...
  93. doi Expanding evidence for the multiple dangers of epidemic abdominal obesity
    Adrian J Cameron
    Circulation 117:1624-6. 2008
  94. ncbi Glucose, lipid, and blood pressure control in Australian adults with type 2 diabetes: the 1999-2000 AusDiab
    Thomas M Kemp
    Department of Medicine, Dewsbury and District Hospital, Dewsbury, West Yorkshire, U K
    Diabetes Care 28:1490-2. 2005
  95. ncbi Toxic type 1 diabetes
    Mark A Myers
    Department of Biochemistry and Molecular Biology, Monash University, Wellington Road, Clayton, Victoria, 3800 Australia
    Rev Endocr Metab Disord 4:225-31. 2003
  96. doi Transplacental exposure to the vacuolar-ATPase inhibitor bafilomycin disrupts survival signaling in beta cells and delays neonatal remodeling of the endocrine pancreas
    Kalindi D Hettiarachchi
    Department of Biochemistry and Molecular Biology, Monash University, Clayton, VIC 3800, Australia
    Exp Toxicol Pathol 60:295-306. 2008
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