Patricia C Valery

Summary

Affiliation: Menzies School of Health Research
Country: Australia

Publications

  1. pmc Diet, physical activity, and obesity in school-aged indigenous youths in northern australia
    Patricia C Valery
    Menzies School of Health Research, Charles Darwin University, P O Box 10639 Brisbane Adelaide Street, QLD 4000, Australia
    J Obes 2012:893508. 2012
  2. ncbi request reprint International variations in childhood cancer in indigenous populations: a systematic review
    Patricia C Valery
    Menzies School of Health Research, Charles Darwin University, Darwin, NT, Australia Section of Cancer Information, International Agency for Research on Cancer, Lyon, France Electronic address
    Lancet Oncol 15:e90-e103. 2014
  3. ncbi request reprint Long-term azithromycin for Indigenous children with non-cystic-fibrosis bronchiectasis or chronic suppurative lung disease (Bronchiectasis Intervention Study): a multicentre, double-blind, randomised controlled trial
    Patricia C Valery
    Menzies School of Health Research, Charles Darwin University, Darwin, NT, Australia Electronic address
    Lancet Respir Med 1:610-20. 2013
  4. ncbi request reprint Cancer survival in Indigenous and non-Indigenous Australian children: what is the difference?
    Patricia C Valery
    Menzies School of Health Research, Charles Darwin University, Level 1 147 Wharf Street, Spring Hill, QLD, 4000, Australia
    Cancer Causes Control 24:2099-106. 2013
  5. doi request reprint Cancer incidence and mortality in Indigenous Australian children, 1997-2008
    Patricia C Valery
    Menzies School of Health Research, Charles Darwin University, Northern Territory, Australia
    Pediatr Blood Cancer 60:156-8. 2013
  6. pmc Azithromycin for Indigenous children with bronchiectasis: study protocol for a multi-centre randomized controlled trial
    Patricia C Valery
    Menzies School of Health Research, Charles Darwin University, Darwin, NT, Australia
    BMC Pediatr 12:122. 2012
  7. pmc A study of head and neck cancer treatment and survival among indigenous and non-indigenous people in Queensland, Australia, 1998 to 2004
    Suzanne P Moore
    Cancer and Population Studies, Queensland Institute of Medical Research, Brisbane, Australia
    BMC Cancer 11:460. 2011
  8. ncbi request reprint Cancer incidence and mortality in Indigenous Australians in Queensland, 1997-2006
    Suzanne P Moore
    Queensland Institute of Medical Research, Brisbane, QLD, Australia
    Med J Aust 193:590-3. 2010
  9. ncbi request reprint Differentials in survival for childhood cancer in Australia by remoteness of residence and area disadvantage
    Danny R Youlden
    Viertel Centre for Research in Cancer Control, Cancer Council Queensland, Spring Hill, Queensland, Australia
    Cancer Epidemiol Biomarkers Prev 20:1649-56. 2011
  10. doi request reprint Navigating the cancer journey: a review of patient navigator programs for Indigenous cancer patients
    Lisa J Whop
    Epidemiology and Health Systems Division, Menzies School of Health Research, Charles Darwin University, Brisbane, QLD 4000, Australia
    Asia Pac J Clin Oncol 8:e89-96. 2012

Detail Information

Publications18

  1. pmc Diet, physical activity, and obesity in school-aged indigenous youths in northern australia
    Patricia C Valery
    Menzies School of Health Research, Charles Darwin University, P O Box 10639 Brisbane Adelaide Street, QLD 4000, Australia
    J Obes 2012:893508. 2012
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  2. ncbi request reprint International variations in childhood cancer in indigenous populations: a systematic review
    Patricia C Valery
    Menzies School of Health Research, Charles Darwin University, Darwin, NT, Australia Section of Cancer Information, International Agency for Research on Cancer, Lyon, France Electronic address
    Lancet Oncol 15:e90-e103. 2014
    ..The true extent of disparities between the burden in the indigenous community needs to be measured so that targeted programmes for cancer control can be planned and implemented. ..
  3. ncbi request reprint Long-term azithromycin for Indigenous children with non-cystic-fibrosis bronchiectasis or chronic suppurative lung disease (Bronchiectasis Intervention Study): a multicentre, double-blind, randomised controlled trial
    Patricia C Valery
    Menzies School of Health Research, Charles Darwin University, Darwin, NT, Australia Electronic address
    Lancet Respir Med 1:610-20. 2013
    ..We aimed to establish whether long-term azithromycin reduced pulmonary exacerbations in Indigenous children with non-cystic-fibrosis bronchiectasis or chronic suppurative lung disease...
  4. ncbi request reprint Cancer survival in Indigenous and non-Indigenous Australian children: what is the difference?
    Patricia C Valery
    Menzies School of Health Research, Charles Darwin University, Level 1 147 Wharf Street, Spring Hill, QLD, 4000, Australia
    Cancer Causes Control 24:2099-106. 2013
    ..This study assessed variation in childhood cancer survival by Indigenous status in Australia, and explored the effect of place of residence and socio-economic disadvantage on survival...
  5. doi request reprint Cancer incidence and mortality in Indigenous Australian children, 1997-2008
    Patricia C Valery
    Menzies School of Health Research, Charles Darwin University, Northern Territory, Australia
    Pediatr Blood Cancer 60:156-8. 2013
    ..9 per million per year). The SIR for all cancers was 0.64 (95% CI = 0.56-0.73; P < 0.001) while the SMR was 0.81 (95% CI = 0.61-1.07). These results provide a baseline with which to monitor cancer among Indigenous children over time...
  6. pmc Azithromycin for Indigenous children with bronchiectasis: study protocol for a multi-centre randomized controlled trial
    Patricia C Valery
    Menzies School of Health Research, Charles Darwin University, Darwin, NT, Australia
    BMC Pediatr 12:122. 2012
    ..This study tests the hypothesis that azithromycin administered once a week as maintenance antibiotic treatment will reduce the rate of pulmonary exacerbations in Indigenous children with bronchiectasis...
  7. pmc A study of head and neck cancer treatment and survival among indigenous and non-indigenous people in Queensland, Australia, 1998 to 2004
    Suzanne P Moore
    Cancer and Population Studies, Queensland Institute of Medical Research, Brisbane, Australia
    BMC Cancer 11:460. 2011
    ..We therefore have compared clinical characteristics, treatment and survival between Indigenous and non-Indigenous people diagnosed with head and neck cancer in Queensland, Australia...
  8. ncbi request reprint Cancer incidence and mortality in Indigenous Australians in Queensland, 1997-2006
    Suzanne P Moore
    Queensland Institute of Medical Research, Brisbane, QLD, Australia
    Med J Aust 193:590-3. 2010
    ..To examine cancer incidence and mortality in Indigenous Queenslanders...
  9. ncbi request reprint Differentials in survival for childhood cancer in Australia by remoteness of residence and area disadvantage
    Danny R Youlden
    Viertel Centre for Research in Cancer Control, Cancer Council Queensland, Spring Hill, Queensland, Australia
    Cancer Epidemiol Biomarkers Prev 20:1649-56. 2011
    ..This is the first study to produce national survival estimates for childhood cancer in Australia by remoteness of residence and area-based socioeconomic status...
  10. doi request reprint Navigating the cancer journey: a review of patient navigator programs for Indigenous cancer patients
    Lisa J Whop
    Epidemiology and Health Systems Division, Menzies School of Health Research, Charles Darwin University, Brisbane, QLD 4000, Australia
    Asia Pac J Clin Oncol 8:e89-96. 2012
    ..However, adjustments for socioeconomic characteristics and disease characteristics were not described. Although preliminary outcomes are seemingly positive, further rigorous evaluation of quantitative impacts are needed...
  11. ncbi request reprint Survival disparities in Australia: an analysis of patterns of care and comorbidities among indigenous and non-indigenous cancer patients
    Suzanne P Moore
    Menzies School of Health Research, 147 Wharf St, Spring Hill, Brisbane 4000, Australia
    BMC Cancer 14:517. 2014
    ..To address this knowledge deficit, we investigated the associations between comorbidities, cancer treatment and survival in Indigenous and non-Indigenous people in Queensland, Australia...
  12. pmc The development of a supportive care needs assessment tool for Indigenous people with cancer
    Gail Garvey
    Menzies School of Health Research, Charles Darwin University, Northern Territory, PO Box 10639, Brisbane, QLD 4000, Australia
    BMC Cancer 12:300. 2012
    ..We aimed to adapt an existing supportive care needs assessment tool for use with Indigenous Australians with cancer...
  13. pmc Health service utilization by indigenous cancer patients in Queensland: a descriptive study
    Christina M Bernardes
    Epidemiology and Health Systems Division, Menzies School of Health Research, Charles Darwin University, Adelaide Street, PO Box 10639, Brisbane, QLD 4000, Australia
    Int J Equity Health 11:57. 2012
    ..g. social worker, cancer helpline, pain management services). To date Indigenous cancer patients' use of these services is limited. This paper describes the use of health services by Indigenous cancer patients...
  14. pmc Longitudinal nasopharyngeal carriage and antibiotic resistance of respiratory bacteria in indigenous Australian and Alaska native children with bronchiectasis
    Kim M Hare
    Menzies School of Health Research, Charles Darwin University, Darwin, Northern Territory, Australia
    PLoS ONE 8:e70478. 2013
    ..In the Bronchiectasis Observational Study we examined over several years the nasopharyngeal carriage and antibiotic resistance of respiratory bacteria in these two PCV7-vaccinated populations...
  15. ncbi request reprint Cancer support services--are they appropriate and accessible for Indigenous cancer patients in Queensland, Australia?
    Lisa J Whop
    Epidemiology and Health Systems, Menzies School of Health Research, Brisbane, Queensland, Australia
    Rural Remote Health 12:2018. 2012
    ..This study describes the availability of cancer support services in Queensland for Indigenous patients and relevant location...
  16. ncbi request reprint Exploring the cancer risk perception and interest in genetic services among Indigenous people in Queensland, Australia
    Christina M Bernardes
    Epidemiology and Health Systems Division, Menzies School of Health Research, Charles Darwin University, Queensland
    Aust N Z J Public Health 38:344-8. 2014
    ..The purpose of this study is to explore the levels of interest among Indigenous people with cancer in identifying cancer risk in their family and seeking genetic counselling/testing...
  17. ncbi request reprint Survival of Indigenous and non-Indigenous Queenslanders after a diagnosis of lung cancer: a matched cohort study
    Michael D Coory
    School of Population Health, University of Queensland, Brisbane, QLD, Australia
    Med J Aust 188:562-6. 2008
    ..To compare survival of Indigenous and non-Indigenous lung cancer patients and to investigate any corresponding differences in stage, treatment and comorbidities...
  18. ncbi request reprint An education intervention for childhood asthma by Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander health workers: a randomised controlled trial
    Patricia C Valery
    Queensland Institute of Medical Research, and Australian Centre for International and Tropical Health, University of Queensland, Brisbane, QLD, Australia
    Med J Aust 192:574-9. 2010
    ..To assess the outcomes of an education intervention for childhood asthma conducted by Australian Indigenous health care workers (IHCWs)...