P C Valery

Summary

Affiliation: Queensland Institute of Medical Research
Country: Australia

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Zinc and vitamin A supplementation in Indigenous Australian children hospitalised with lower respiratory tract infection: a randomised controlled trial
    Anne B Chang
    Department of Respiratory Medicine, Royal Children s Hospital, Herston Road, Herston, Brisbane, QLD 4029, Australia
    Med J Aust 184:107-12. 2006
  2. 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
  3. doi request reprint Prevalence of obesity and metabolic syndrome in Indigenous Australian youths
    P C Valery
    Queensland Institute of Medical Research and The Australian Centre for International and Tropical Health, University of Queensland, Queensland, Australia
    Obes Rev 10:255-61. 2009
  4. doi request reprint Stable prevalence of asthma symptoms in school-aged children in the Torres Strait region
    Patricia C Valery
    Queensland Institute of Medical Research, The Australian Centre for International and Tropical Health and Nutrition, University of Queensland, Brisbane, Queensland, Australia
    Respirology 13:447-51. 2008
  5. pmc Skin infections among Indigenous Australians in an urban setting in far North Queensland
    P C Valery
    Indigenous Health Research Program, Queensland Institute of Medical Research, Australia
    Epidemiol Infect 136:1103-8. 2008
  6. ncbi request reprint Cancer diagnosis, treatment, and survival in Indigenous and non-Indigenous Australians: a matched cohort study
    Patricia C Valery
    Queensland Institute of Medical Research, Queensland, Australia
    Lancet 367:1842-8. 2006
  7. ncbi request reprint Hernias and Ewing's sarcoma family of tumours: a pooled analysis and meta-analysis
    Patricia C Valery
    Division of Population and Clinical Sciences, Queensland Institute of Medical Research, Royal Brisbane Hospital, Queensland 4029, Australia
    Lancet Oncol 6:485-90. 2005
  8. doi request reprint Association of diabetes with survival among cohorts of Indigenous and non-Indigenous Australians with cancer
    Jennifer H Martin
    Diamantina Institute, The University of Queensland and Department of Internal Medicine and Aged Care, Royal Brisbane and Women s Hospital, Brisbane, 4029 Queensland, Australia
    Cancer Causes Control 20:355-60. 2009
  9. ncbi request reprint High prevalence of asthma in five remote indigenous communities in Australia
    P C Valery
    Epidemiology and Population Health Division, Queensland Institute of Medical Research, Royal Brisbane Hospital, Australia
    Eur Respir J 17:1089-96. 2001
  10. ncbi request reprint Electronic telephone directory listings: preferred sampling frame for a population-based study of childhood cancer in Australia
    P C Valery
    Queensland Institute of Medical Research, Queensland, Australia
    Ann Epidemiol 10:504-8. 2000

Detail Information

Publications19

  1. ncbi request reprint Zinc and vitamin A supplementation in Indigenous Australian children hospitalised with lower respiratory tract infection: a randomised controlled trial
    Anne B Chang
    Department of Respiratory Medicine, Royal Children s Hospital, Herston Road, Herston, Brisbane, QLD 4029, Australia
    Med J Aust 184:107-12. 2006
    ..To evaluate the efficacy of supplementation with zinc and vitamin A in Indigenous children hospitalised with acute lower respiratory infection (ALRI)...
  2. 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)...
  3. doi request reprint Prevalence of obesity and metabolic syndrome in Indigenous Australian youths
    P C Valery
    Queensland Institute of Medical Research and The Australian Centre for International and Tropical Health, University of Queensland, Queensland, Australia
    Obes Rev 10:255-61. 2009
    ..Type 2 diabetes was diagnosed in two youths. These very high proportions of overweight or obese Torres Strait youth with metabolic risk factors have major public health implications...
  4. doi request reprint Stable prevalence of asthma symptoms in school-aged children in the Torres Strait region
    Patricia C Valery
    Queensland Institute of Medical Research, The Australian Centre for International and Tropical Health and Nutrition, University of Queensland, Brisbane, Queensland, Australia
    Respirology 13:447-51. 2008
    ..To (i) determine if the prevalence of asthma has altered in two previously studied communities and (ii) obtain baseline measures in two further communities in the Torres Strait region, Australia...
  5. pmc Skin infections among Indigenous Australians in an urban setting in far North Queensland
    P C Valery
    Indigenous Health Research Program, Queensland Institute of Medical Research, Australia
    Epidemiol Infect 136:1103-8. 2008
    ..These results have implications for future changes of antibiotic policies for the treatment of skin infections in this population...
  6. ncbi request reprint Cancer diagnosis, treatment, and survival in Indigenous and non-Indigenous Australians: a matched cohort study
    Patricia C Valery
    Queensland Institute of Medical Research, Queensland, Australia
    Lancet 367:1842-8. 2006
    ..However, few comparative data exist to prove this disparity. We assessed differences in disease stage at cancer diagnosis, treatment, and survival between these two populations in Queensland...
  7. ncbi request reprint Hernias and Ewing's sarcoma family of tumours: a pooled analysis and meta-analysis
    Patricia C Valery
    Division of Population and Clinical Sciences, Queensland Institute of Medical Research, Royal Brisbane Hospital, Queensland 4029, Australia
    Lancet Oncol 6:485-90. 2005
    ..However, the causes of these tumours remain unknown. We therefore aimed to investigate the association between hernia and Ewing's sarcoma family of tumours...
  8. doi request reprint Association of diabetes with survival among cohorts of Indigenous and non-Indigenous Australians with cancer
    Jennifer H Martin
    Diamantina Institute, The University of Queensland and Department of Internal Medicine and Aged Care, Royal Brisbane and Women s Hospital, Brisbane, 4029 Queensland, Australia
    Cancer Causes Control 20:355-60. 2009
    ..We also assessed survival, stratified by diabetes, amongst a cohort of non-Indigenous Australian cancer patients...
  9. ncbi request reprint High prevalence of asthma in five remote indigenous communities in Australia
    P C Valery
    Epidemiology and Population Health Division, Queensland Institute of Medical Research, Royal Brisbane Hospital, Australia
    Eur Respir J 17:1089-96. 2001
    ..It is concluded that there are significant intercommunity variations in the prevalence of asthma symptoms in remote communities and that the prevalence in these communities is as high as in nonindigenous groups...
  10. ncbi request reprint Electronic telephone directory listings: preferred sampling frame for a population-based study of childhood cancer in Australia
    P C Valery
    Queensland Institute of Medical Research, Queensland, Australia
    Ann Epidemiol 10:504-8. 2000
    ..We report our telephone-based system for selecting community control series appropriate for a complete Australia-wide series of Ewing's sarcoma cases...
  11. ncbi request reprint Zinc and vitamin A supplementation in Australian Indigenous children with acute diarrhoea: a randomised controlled trial
    Patricia C Valery
    Population Studies and Human Genetics, Queensland Institute of Medical Research, Herston, Australia
    Med J Aust 182:530-5. 2005
    ..To evaluate the role of zinc and vitamin A supplementation in the recovery of Indigenous children hospitalised for acute diarrhoea...
  12. ncbi request reprint Assessment of the diagnosis and prevalence of asthma in Australian indigenous children
    Patricia C Valery
    Queensland Institute of Medical Research, Population and Clinical Sciences Division, 300 Herston Road, Queensland 4006, Australia
    J Clin Epidemiol 56:629-35. 2003
    ..We endeavoured to assess its performance when administered in Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander communities...
  13. 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...
  14. ncbi request reprint Snoring and its association with asthma in Indigenous children living in the Torres Strait and Northern Peninsula Area
    P C Valery
    Queensland Institute of Medical Research, Population and Clinical Sciences Division, The Australian Centre for International and Tropical Health and Nutrition, University of Queensland
    J Paediatr Child Health 40:461-5. 2004
    ..In 1999, we studied 1650 children and adolescents living in the Torres Strait and the Northern Peninsula Area, Australia. Here we report prevalence of snoring in these communities and relate its association with asthma symptoms...
  15. 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...
  16. ncbi request reprint Hospital-based case-control study of bronchiectasis in indigenous children in Central Australia
    Patricia C Valery
    Queensland Institute of Medical Research, Population Studies and Human Genetics, Brisbane, Australia
    Pediatr Infect Dis J 23:902-8. 2004
    ..This study examined the relationship between hospital admission for episode(s) of pneumonia and the risk of radiologically proven bronchiectasis...
  17. ncbi request reprint 'Free' surfactant in gastric aspirates and bronchoalveolar lavage in children with and without reflux oesophagitis
    A B Chang
    Department of Respiratory Medicine, Royal Children s Hospital, Queensland, Australia
    Intern Med J 36:226-30. 2006
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  18. ncbi request reprint Parental occupation and Ewing's sarcoma: pooled and meta-analysis
    Patricia C Valery
    Population and Clinical Sciences Division, Queensland Institute of Medical Research, Queensland, Australia
    Int J Cancer 115:799-806. 2005
    ..This collaborative analysis of available individual data on parental occupation and ESFT in the offspring provides evidence supporting the hypothesis of an association between ESFT and parental occupation in farming...
  19. ncbi request reprint Does research into sensitive areas do harm? Experiences of research participation after a child's diagnosis with Ewing's sarcoma
    Debbie A Scott
    School of Population Health, University of Queensland, Public Health Building, Herston Road, Herston, QLD 4006, Australia
    Med J Aust 177:507-10. 2002
    ..To investigate family members' experiences of involvement in a previous study (conducted August 1995 to June 1997) following their child's diagnosis with Ewing's sarcoma...