Affiliation: New South Wales
- Prevalence and perceptions of overweight and obesity in Aboriginal and non-Aboriginal young people in custodyLeigh Haysom
Justice and Forensic Mental Health Network, Sydney, NSW, Australia
Med J Aust 199:266-70. 2013..To describe prevalence of and risk factors for overweight, obesity and self-perceived weight gain of Aboriginal and non-Aboriginal Australian young people in custody at baseline and over 12 months of follow-up...
- Smoking behaviours among young people in custody in New South Wales, AustraliaDevon Indig
Centre for Health Research in Criminal Justice, Justice Health, Sydney, Australia
Drug Alcohol Rev 31:631-7. 2012..Despite smoking prevalence reductions in the general community, rates remain high among socially disadvantaged populations. This study describes the prevalence and predictors for smoking among young people in custody...
- Traumatic brain injury, mental health, substance use, and offending among incarcerated young peopleElizabeth Moore
Centre for Health Research in Criminal Justice Drs Moore and Indig and Adolescent Health Dr Haysom, Justice Health and School of Public Health and Community Medicine, University of New South Wales Dr Indig, Sydney, Australia
J Head Trauma Rehabil 29:239-47. 2014..This study aims to describe the prevalence of TBI among incarcerated young people and assess the association with mental health, substance use, and offending behaviors...
- Natural history of chronic kidney disease in Australian Indigenous and non-Indigenous children: a 4-year population-based follow-up studyLeigh Haysom
Centre for Kidney Research, The Children s Hospital at Westmead, Sydney, NSW, Australia
Med J Aust 190:303-6. 2009..To describe the natural history and risk of early chronic kidney disease (CKD) in Indigenous Australian populations...