Amanda J Lee

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Country: Australia

Publications

  1. pmc Associations of body mass index and waist circumference with: energy intake and percentage energy from macronutrients, in a cohort of Australian children
    Sarah A Elliott
    The University of Queensland, Children s Nutrition Research Centre, School of Medicine, Royal Children s Hospital, Brisbane, Australia
    Nutr J 10:58. 2011
  2. ncbi request reprint Improving Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander nutrition and health
    Amanda J Lee
    School of Human Movement Studies, University of Queensland, Brisbane, QLD, Australia
    Med J Aust 190:547-8. 2009
  3. ncbi request reprint Food availability, cost disparity and improvement in relation to accessibility and remoteness in Queensland
    Amanda J Lee
    Statewide Health Promotion Unit, Public Health Services, Queensland Health, Brisbane
    Aust N Z J Public Health 26:266-72. 2002
  4. ncbi request reprint The increasing cost of the basic foods required to promote health in Queensland
    Michelle S Harrison
    Health Promotion Unit, Population Health Branch, Queensland Health, Brisbane, QLD, Australia
    Med J Aust 186:9-14. 2007
  5. ncbi request reprint The obesity epidemic: both energy intake and physical activity contribute
    Christina O Stubbs
    Statewide Health Promotion Unit, Queensland Health, GPO Box 48, Brisbane, Qld 4001, Australia
    Med J Aust 181:489-91. 2004
  6. doi request reprint Accuracy of weight status perception in contemporary Australian children and adolescents
    Rebecca A Abbott
    School of Human Movement Studies, The University of Queensland, St Lucia, Queensland, Australia
    J Paediatr Child Health 46:343-8. 2010
  7. pmc Targeted screening for peripheral arterial disease in general practice: a pilot study in a high risk group
    Neil C Campbell
    University of Aberdeen, Department of General Practice and Primary Care, Foresterhill Health Centre, Aberdeen
    Br J Gen Pract 57:311-5. 2007
  8. ncbi request reprint Lifestyle factors and the risk of varicose veins: Edinburgh Vein Study
    Amanda J Lee
    Wolfson Unit for Prevention of Peripheral Vascular Diseases, Public Health Sciences, University of Edinburgh, Teviot Place, Edinburgh EH8 9AG, United Kingdom
    J Clin Epidemiol 56:171-9. 2003
  9. ncbi request reprint Homocysteine concentrations lowered following dietary intervention in an aboriginal community
    Kevin G Rowley
    University of Melbourne, Department of Medicine, Clinical Sciences Building, St Vincent s Hospital, Fitzroy, Victoria 3065, Australia
    Asia Pac J Clin Nutr 12:92-5. 2003
  10. ncbi request reprint Relative value of inflammatory, hemostatic, and rheological factors for incident myocardial infarction and stroke: the Edinburgh Artery Study
    Ioanna Tzoulaki
    Wolfson Unit for Prevention of Peripheral Vascular Diseases, Public Health Sciences, University of Edinburgh, Teviot Place, Edinburgh EH8 9AG, UK
    Circulation 115:2119-27. 2007

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Publications21

  1. pmc Associations of body mass index and waist circumference with: energy intake and percentage energy from macronutrients, in a cohort of Australian children
    Sarah A Elliott
    The University of Queensland, Children s Nutrition Research Centre, School of Medicine, Royal Children s Hospital, Brisbane, Australia
    Nutr J 10:58. 2011
    ..This study investigated the possible relationship between BMI and WC with energy intake and percentage energy intake from macronutrients in Australian children and adolescents...
  2. ncbi request reprint Improving Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander nutrition and health
    Amanda J Lee
    School of Human Movement Studies, University of Queensland, Brisbane, QLD, Australia
    Med J Aust 190:547-8. 2009
    ..Economic interventions to improve access to healthy food...
  3. ncbi request reprint Food availability, cost disparity and improvement in relation to accessibility and remoteness in Queensland
    Amanda J Lee
    Statewide Health Promotion Unit, Public Health Services, Queensland Health, Brisbane
    Aust N Z J Public Health 26:266-72. 2002
    ..Some factors which may have contributed to this improvement are discussed...
  4. ncbi request reprint The increasing cost of the basic foods required to promote health in Queensland
    Michelle S Harrison
    Health Promotion Unit, Population Health Branch, Queensland Health, Brisbane, QLD, Australia
    Med J Aust 186:9-14. 2007
    ..To assess changes in the cost and availability of a standard basket of healthy food items (the Healthy Food Access Basket [HFAB]) in Queensland over time...
  5. ncbi request reprint The obesity epidemic: both energy intake and physical activity contribute
    Christina O Stubbs
    Statewide Health Promotion Unit, Queensland Health, GPO Box 48, Brisbane, Qld 4001, Australia
    Med J Aust 181:489-91. 2004
    ..The effect of increased energy intake is compounded by sedentary lifestyles. Both physical activity and nutrition must be addressed to reduce the prevalence of obesity and improve the health of Australians...
  6. doi request reprint Accuracy of weight status perception in contemporary Australian children and adolescents
    Rebecca A Abbott
    School of Human Movement Studies, The University of Queensland, St Lucia, Queensland, Australia
    J Paediatr Child Health 46:343-8. 2010
    ..To explore weight status perception and its relation to actual weight status in a contemporary cohort of 5- to 17-year-old children and adolescents...
  7. pmc Targeted screening for peripheral arterial disease in general practice: a pilot study in a high risk group
    Neil C Campbell
    University of Aberdeen, Department of General Practice and Primary Care, Foresterhill Health Centre, Aberdeen
    Br J Gen Pract 57:311-5. 2007
    ..Screening of high-risk groups for peripheral arterial disease has been advocated because the condition underdiagnosed and secondary prevention can reduce cardiovascular event rates...
  8. ncbi request reprint Lifestyle factors and the risk of varicose veins: Edinburgh Vein Study
    Amanda J Lee
    Wolfson Unit for Prevention of Peripheral Vascular Diseases, Public Health Sciences, University of Edinburgh, Teviot Place, Edinburgh EH8 9AG, United Kingdom
    J Clin Epidemiol 56:171-9. 2003
    ..In addition, no consistent relationship with any lifestyle factor was shown. Self-reported evidence suggested a familial susceptibility, thereby warranting future genetic studies...
  9. ncbi request reprint Homocysteine concentrations lowered following dietary intervention in an aboriginal community
    Kevin G Rowley
    University of Melbourne, Department of Medicine, Clinical Sciences Building, St Vincent s Hospital, Fitzroy, Victoria 3065, Australia
    Asia Pac J Clin Nutr 12:92-5. 2003
    ..We conclude that modest improvements in dietary quality among populations with poor nutrition (and limited disposable income) can lead to reductions in CVD risk...
  10. ncbi request reprint Relative value of inflammatory, hemostatic, and rheological factors for incident myocardial infarction and stroke: the Edinburgh Artery Study
    Ioanna Tzoulaki
    Wolfson Unit for Prevention of Peripheral Vascular Diseases, Public Health Sciences, University of Edinburgh, Teviot Place, Edinburgh EH8 9AG, UK
    Circulation 115:2119-27. 2007
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  11. ncbi request reprint Women's attitudes to hormone replacement therapy, alternative therapy and sexual health: a web-based survey
    Grant P Cumming
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynaecology, Dr Gray s Hospital, Elgin, UK
    Menopause Int 13:79-83. 2007
    ..They covered HRT, alternative therapies and sexual health. The anonymous responses of the users of the website were analysed...
  12. ncbi request reprint Chronic venous insufficiency: clinical and duplex correlations. The Edinburgh Vein Study of venous disorders in the general population
    C Vaughan Ruckley
    Vascular Surgery Unit and the Department of Medical Imaging, Royal Infirmary of Edinburgh, Scotland
    J Vasc Surg 36:520-5. 2002
    ..The objective of this study was to determine the prevalence of chronic venous insufficiency (CVI) in the general population and to correlate its clinical features with sonographically proven venous reflux...
  13. ncbi request reprint Associations of depression and anxiety with gender, age, health-related quality of life and symptoms in primary care COPD patients
    Jennifer A Cleland
    Department of General Practice and Primary Care, University of Aberdeen, Foresterhill Health Centre, Westburn Road, Aberdeen AB25 2AY, UK
    Fam Pract 24:217-23. 2007
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  14. ncbi request reprint Inflammatory, haemostatic, and rheological markers for incident peripheral arterial disease: Edinburgh Artery Study
    Ioanna Tzoulaki
    Wolfson Unit for Prevention of Peripheral Vascular Diseases, Public Health Sciences, University of Edinburgh, Teviot Place, Edinburgh EH8 9AG, UK
    Eur Heart J 28:354-62. 2007
    ..However, their role in peripheral arterial disease (PAD) is not well established and some of them, including the pro-inflammatory cytokine interleukin-6 (IL-6), have not been examined before in prospective epidemiological studies...
  15. pmc A self-rating scale for patient-perceived side effects of inhaled corticosteroids
    Juliet M Foster
    Department of General Practice and Primary Care, University of Aberdeen, UK
    Respir Res 7:131. 2006
    ..In this research we aim to assess the construct validity and reliability of the ICQ and test its responsiveness to dose changes in adult asthma patients...
  16. ncbi request reprint The epidemiology of chronic pain of predominantly neuropathic origin. Results from a general population survey
    Nicola Torrance
    Department of General Practice and Primary Care, University of Aberdeen, Scotland
    J Pain 7:281-9. 2006
    ..This is the first estimate of the prevalence and distribution of pain of predominantly neuropathic origin in the general population, using a previously validated and reliable data collection instrument...
  17. ncbi request reprint C-reactive protein, interleukin-6, and soluble adhesion molecules as predictors of progressive peripheral atherosclerosis in the general population: Edinburgh Artery Study
    Ioanna Tzoulaki
    Wolfson Unit for Prevention of Peripheral Vascular Diseases, Public Health Sciences, University of Edinburgh, Edinburgh, EH8 9AG, Scotland
    Circulation 112:976-83. 2005
    ..We therefore studied inflammatory markers as predictors of peripheral atherosclerotic progression, measured by the ankle-brachial index (ABI) at 3 consecutive time points over 12 years...
  18. pmc The health-related quality of life of people with peripheral arterial disease in the community: the Edinburgh Artery Study
    Jo C Dumville
    Department of Health Sciences, York, UK
    Br J Gen Pract 54:826-31. 2004
    ..The health-related quality of life of people with peripheral arterial disease in the general population is unknown...
  19. ncbi request reprint Relationship of the platelet glycoprotein PlA and fibrinogen T/G+1689 polymorphisms with peripheral arterial disease and ischaemic heart disease
    Felicity B Smith
    Wolfson Unit for Prevention of Peripheral Vascular Diseases, Department of Community Health Sciences, University of Edinburgh Medical School, Teviot Place, Edinburgh EH8 9AG, UK
    Thromb Res 112:209-16. 2003
    ..This study determined the risk of peripheral arterial disease and ischaemic heart disease associated with polymorphisms of fibrinogen T/G(+1689) and platelet glycoprotein Pl(A) genes and the effects of cigarette smoking and fibrinogen...
  20. ncbi request reprint Changes in ankle brachial index in symptomatic and asymptomatic subjects in the general population
    Felicity B Smith
    Wolfson Unit for Prevention of Peripheral Vascular Diseases, Department of Community Health Sciences, University of Edinburgh Medical School, Teviot Place, Edinburgh EH8 9AG, Scotland, UK
    J Vasc Surg 38:1323-30. 2003
    ..To determine changes over time in the ankle brachial index (ABI) among subjects with and without intermittent claudication in the general population...
  21. ncbi request reprint A future career in general practice? A longitudinal study of medical students and pre-registration house officers
    Hazel K Sinclair
    Department of General Practice and Primary Care, University of Aberdeen, Aberdeen, UK
    Eur J Gen Pract 12:120-7. 2006
    ..Design: Longitudinal study...