Fergus Cameron

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Affiliation: Royal Children's Hospital
Country: Australia

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint A comparison between optimal and actuarial health care costs of adolescents with diabetes
    F J Cameron
    Department of Endocrinology and Diabetes, Royal Children s Hospital, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
    J Paediatr Child Health 40:56-9. 2004
  2. pmc Adolescents with type 1 diabetes: parental perceptions of child health and family functioning and their relationship to adolescent metabolic control
    Susan M Moore
    Faculty of Life and Social Sciences, Swinburne University of Technology, PO Box 218, Hawthorn, Vic, 3122, Australia
    Health Qual Life Outcomes 11:50. 2013
  3. ncbi request reprint Teenagers with diabetes--management challenges
    Fergus Cameron
    Department of Endocrinology and Diabetes, Royal Children s Hospital, University of Melbourne, Victoria
    Aust Fam Physician 35:386-90. 2006
  4. ncbi request reprint Insights into the acute cerebral metabolic changes associated with childhood diabetes
    F J Cameron
    Centre for Hormone Research, Melbourne, Australia
    Diabet Med 22:648-53. 2005
  5. ncbi request reprint Routine psychological screening in youth with type 1 diabetes and their parents: a notion whose time has come?
    Fergus J Cameron
    Department of Endocrinology and Diabetes, Royal Children s Hospital, Parkville, Melbourne, Victoria 3052, Australia
    Diabetes Care 30:2716-24. 2007
  6. ncbi request reprint Childhood precursors of adolescent outcomes in type 1 diabetes mellitus
    F J Cameron
    Departments of Endocrinology and Diabetes, Royal Children s Hospital, Melbourne, Australia
    J Pediatr Endocrinol Metab 18:223-34. 2005
  7. doi request reprint Are family factors universally related to metabolic outcomes in adolescents with Type 1 diabetes?
    F J Cameron
    Department of Endocrinology and Diabetes, Royal Children s Hospital, Melbourne, Vic, Australia
    Diabet Med 25:463-8. 2008
  8. ncbi request reprint Does continuous glucose monitoring have clinical utility in contemporary management of diabetes?
    F J Cameron
    Department of Endocrinology, Royal Children s Hospital, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
    J Paediatr Child Health 40:79-84. 2004
  9. ncbi request reprint Measuring glycaemic variation
    Fergus J Cameron
    Dept of Endocrinology and Diabetes, Royal Children s Hospital, University of Melbourne, Murdoch Children s Research Institute Parkville, Victoria, Australia
    Curr Diabetes Rev 6:17-26. 2010
  10. ncbi request reprint Early detection of emotional and behavioural problems in children with diabetes: the validity of the Child Health Questionnaire as a screening instrument
    F J Cameron
    Department of Endocrinology and Diabetes, Royal Children s Hospital, Melbourne, Australia
    Diabet Med 20:646-50. 2003

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  1. ncbi request reprint A comparison between optimal and actuarial health care costs of adolescents with diabetes
    F J Cameron
    Department of Endocrinology and Diabetes, Royal Children s Hospital, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
    J Paediatr Child Health 40:56-9. 2004
    ..To assess actuarial cost and cost of optimal standards of care for adolescents with type 1 diabetes in a tertiary, hospital-based care setting. To also assess actuarial costs of diabetic adolescents in psychosocial crisis...
  2. pmc Adolescents with type 1 diabetes: parental perceptions of child health and family functioning and their relationship to adolescent metabolic control
    Susan M Moore
    Faculty of Life and Social Sciences, Swinburne University of Technology, PO Box 218, Hawthorn, Vic, 3122, Australia
    Health Qual Life Outcomes 11:50. 2013
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  3. ncbi request reprint Teenagers with diabetes--management challenges
    Fergus Cameron
    Department of Endocrinology and Diabetes, Royal Children s Hospital, University of Melbourne, Victoria
    Aust Fam Physician 35:386-90. 2006
    ..The additional burden of living with a chronic disease such as type 1 diabetes can further add to the potential for instability...
  4. ncbi request reprint Insights into the acute cerebral metabolic changes associated with childhood diabetes
    F J Cameron
    Centre for Hormone Research, Melbourne, Australia
    Diabet Med 22:648-53. 2005
    ....
  5. ncbi request reprint Routine psychological screening in youth with type 1 diabetes and their parents: a notion whose time has come?
    Fergus J Cameron
    Department of Endocrinology and Diabetes, Royal Children s Hospital, Parkville, Melbourne, Victoria 3052, Australia
    Diabetes Care 30:2716-24. 2007
  6. ncbi request reprint Childhood precursors of adolescent outcomes in type 1 diabetes mellitus
    F J Cameron
    Departments of Endocrinology and Diabetes, Royal Children s Hospital, Melbourne, Australia
    J Pediatr Endocrinol Metab 18:223-34. 2005
    ..The model of care in childhood diabetes mellitus must be focussed on earlier screening and intervention if adverse outcomes are to be reduced...
  7. doi request reprint Are family factors universally related to metabolic outcomes in adolescents with Type 1 diabetes?
    F J Cameron
    Department of Endocrinology and Diabetes, Royal Children s Hospital, Melbourne, Vic, Australia
    Diabet Med 25:463-8. 2008
    ..To assess the importance of family factors in determining metabolic outcomes in adolescents with Type 1 diabetes in 19 countries...
  8. ncbi request reprint Does continuous glucose monitoring have clinical utility in contemporary management of diabetes?
    F J Cameron
    Department of Endocrinology, Royal Children s Hospital, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
    J Paediatr Child Health 40:79-84. 2004
    ..We conclude that CGMS is a useful clinical tool in the management of diabetes mellitus, provided that it is appropriately applied and the limitations are understood...
  9. ncbi request reprint Measuring glycaemic variation
    Fergus J Cameron
    Dept of Endocrinology and Diabetes, Royal Children s Hospital, University of Melbourne, Murdoch Children s Research Institute Parkville, Victoria, Australia
    Curr Diabetes Rev 6:17-26. 2010
    ..Investigators therefore need to be clear about the nature of their enquiry of GV and choose an appropriate metric...
  10. ncbi request reprint Early detection of emotional and behavioural problems in children with diabetes: the validity of the Child Health Questionnaire as a screening instrument
    F J Cameron
    Department of Endocrinology and Diabetes, Royal Children s Hospital, Melbourne, Australia
    Diabet Med 20:646-50. 2003
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  11. ncbi request reprint Assessing glycemic variation: why, when and how?
    Fergus J Cameron
    Department of Endocrinology and Diabetes, Royal Children s Hospital, University of Melbourne, Murdoch Children s Research Institute Parkville, Melbourne, Victoria 3052, Australia
    Pediatr Endocrinol Rev 7:432-44. 2010
    ..The aim of this review is to discuss these 3 key areas: Why measure GV? When can GV be meaningfully assessed?; How to measure to GV?...
  12. doi request reprint A case-sibling assessment of the association between skin pigmentation and other vitamin D-related factors and type 1 diabetes mellitus
    Anne Louise Ponsonby
    Murdoch Children s Research Institute, Royal Children s Hospital, Department of Paediatrics, University of Melbourne, Melbourne, Vic, Australia
    Photochem Photobiol 85:1267-70. 2009
    ..The previously demonstrated association between light skin pigmentation and T1DM risk was evident even in this comparison across sibling pairs. Further work on past UVR exposure and related factors such as skin pigmentation is required...
  13. ncbi request reprint Reduced bone density among children with severe hemophilia
    Chris Barnes
    Department of Haematology, Royal Children s Hospital, Flemington Rd, Melbourne, Parkville 3052, Australia
    Pediatrics 114:e177-81. 2004
    ..Children with severe hemophilia are at risk for reduced bone mineral density (BMD) because of reduced weight-bearing exercise and hepatitis C infection. Reduced bone density in childhood is a risk factor for osteoporosis in later life...
  14. ncbi request reprint Psychiatric morbidity and health outcome in Type 1 diabetes--perspectives from a prospective longitudinal study
    E A Northam
    Department of Psychology, Royal Children s Hospital, Parkville, Victoria, Australia
    Diabet Med 22:152-7. 2005
    ..To describe psychiatric status and relationship to metabolic control in adolescents with Type 1 diabetes studied prospectively from diagnosis...
  15. ncbi request reprint Interventions to promote optimal health outcomes in children with Type 1 diabetes--are they effective?
    E A Northam
    Department of Psychology, University of Melbourne, Melbourne, Vic, Australia
    Diabet Med 23:113-21. 2006
    ..Attention is drawn to methodological limitations in many of the studies conducted to date and suggestions made to reduce these in future interventions attempting to reduce the burden of illness in children with diabetes...
  16. doi request reprint Improvements in cognition, mood and behaviour following commencement of continuous subcutaneous insulin infusion therapy in children with type 1 diabetes mellitus: a pilot study
    S Knight
    Murdoch Children s Research Institute, Melbourne, Vic, Australia
    Diabetologia 52:193-8. 2009
    ..This study aimed to investigate changes in cognition, mood and behaviour following commencement of CSII in children with type 1 diabetes...
  17. ncbi request reprint The impact of acute hypoglycemia on neuropsychological and neurometabolite profiles in children with type 1 diabetes
    Debbie Rankins
    Australian Centre for Child Neuropsychological Studies, Murdoch Childrens Research Institute, Parkville, Victoria, Australia
    Diabetes Care 28:2771-3. 2005
  18. doi request reprint Is bedtime supper necessary for older children with diabetes using glargine insulin in multiple daily injection regimens?
    A L Barton
    Department of Endocrinology and Diabetes, Royal Children s Hospital, Melbourne, Australia
    Diabet Med 27:238-41. 2010
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  19. doi request reprint Glycaemic impact of patient-led use of sensor-guided pump therapy in type 1 diabetes: a randomised controlled trial
    M A O'Connell
    Department of Endocrinology and Diabetes, The Royal Children s Hospital Melbourne and Murdoch Childrens Research Institute, Flemington Road, Parkville, Melbourne, Vic, 3052, Australia
    Diabetologia 52:1250-7. 2009
    ..The objective of this study was to assess the impact of patient-led sensor-guided pump management on glycaemic control, and compare the effect with that of standard insulin pump therapy...
  20. ncbi request reprint Social consumption of alcohol in adolescents with Type 1 diabetes is associated with increased glucose lability, but not hypoglycaemia
    D Ismail
    Department of Endocrinology and Diabetes, Royal Children s Hospital, Melbourne, Australia
    Diabet Med 23:830-3. 2006
    ..To determine the effects of social consumption of alcohol by diabetic adolescents on glycaemic control...
  21. ncbi request reprint Regional and urban Victorian diabetic youth: clinical and quality-of-life outcomes
    F J Cameron
    Department of Endocrinology and Diabetes, Royal Children s Hospital, Melbourne, Australia
    J Paediatr Child Health 38:593-6. 2002
    ..To compare groups of urban and regional Victorian diabetic children and assess their quality of life, diabetes knowledge, access to services and metabolic control...
  22. doi request reprint Variation in associations between allelic variants of the vitamin D receptor gene and onset of type 1 diabetes mellitus by ambient winter ultraviolet radiation levels: a meta-regression analysis
    Anne Louise Ponsonby
    Murdoch Childrens Research Institute, Royal Children s Hospital, Melbourne, Australia
    Am J Epidemiol 168:358-65. 2008
    ..They suggest that environmental UVR may influence the association between VDR genotype and T1DM risk. Further work on VDR polymorphisms and T1DM should concomitantly examine the roles of past UVR exposure and vitamin D status...
  23. ncbi request reprint Reduced bone density in children on long-term warfarin
    Chris Barnes
    Department of Haematology, University of Melbourne, Royal Children s Hospital, Parkville, Australia
    Pediatr Res 57:578-81. 2005
    ..The etiology for the reduced bone density is likely to be multifactorial, however, screening of children on long-term warfarin for reduced bone density should be considered...
  24. ncbi request reprint Deteriorating diabetic control through adolescence-do the origins lie in childhood?
    P Dabadghao
    Department of Endocrinology and Diabetes, Royal Children s Hospital, Parkville, Melbourne, Australia
    Diabet Med 18:889-94. 2001
    ..To determine whether intra-individual measures of diabetes control deteriorated through adolescence and whether HbA1c in late childhood was predictive of HbA1c after adolescence...
  25. ncbi request reprint A novel approach to continuous glucose analysis utilizing glycemic variation
    C M McDonnell
    Centre for Hormone Research, Royal Children s Hospital, Parkville, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
    Diabetes Technol Ther 7:253-63. 2005
    ..This study proposes an algorithm for analysis of continuous glucose data including a novel method of assessing glycemic variability...
  26. doi request reprint Twice-daily variable insulin regimens: proportions of insulin types have little impact on glycaemic control in primary school-aged children
    C M McDonnell
    Department of Endocrinology and Diabetes, Royal Children s Hospital and Murdoch Childrens Research Institute, University of Melbourne, Parkville, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
    Diabet Med 25:1112-6. 2008
    ..To ascertain the relationship between glycaemic outcome and proportions and timing of insulin admixture in a cohort of primary school-aged children who were receiving insulin in a twice-daily regimen...
  27. ncbi request reprint Rates of diabetes mellitus-related complications in a contemporary adolescent cohort
    A Kong
    Centre for Hormone Research, Murdoch Children s Research Institute, Melbourne, Australia
    J Pediatr Endocrinol Metab 18:247-55. 2005
    ..Ten years after the Diabetes Control and Complications Trial there is a paucity of data as to what are current rates of diabetes-related complications in adolescence...
  28. ncbi request reprint Neonatal diabetes mellitus: Insulin pump as an alternative management strategy
    Tara Bharucha
    Centre for Hormone Research, Murdoch Children s Research Institute, Parkville, Victoria, Australia
    J Paediatr Child Health 41:522-6. 2005
    ..The latter two were successfully treated with subcutaneous insulin pump therapy. We present suggested guidelines for treatment of neonatal diabetes, using this novel approach to management...
  29. ncbi request reprint A novel germ line mutation in SOX9 causes familial campomelic dysplasia and sex reversal
    F J Cameron
    Department of Paediatrics, University of Melbourne, Royal Children s Hospital, Vic, Australia
    Hum Mol Genet 5:1625-30. 1996
    ..These results also demonstrate that paternal germ cell mosaicism of a mutant SOX9 sequence can result in a CD phenotype amongst his offspring...
  30. ncbi request reprint Major increase in Type 1 diabetes: no support for the Accelerator Hypothesis
    S Donath
    Department of Endocrinology and Diabetes, Royal Children s Hospital and Murdoch Children s Research Institute, Melbourne, Australia
    Diabet Med 24:920-3. 2007
    ..The Accelerator Hypothesis predicts that this increase should be associated with younger age and increased body mass at diagnosis, with youngest children having the highest body mass index (BMI)...
  31. pmc Optimizing postprandial glycemia in pediatric patients with type 1 diabetes using insulin pump therapy: impact of glycemic index and prandial bolus type
    Michele A O'Connell
    Department of Endocrinology and Diabetes, Centre for Hormone Research, Royal Children s Hospital, Murdoch Childrens Research Institute, Melbourne, Australia
    Diabetes Care 31:1491-5. 2008
    ..We sought to compare the impact of GI combined with varying prandial bolus types on PPG...
  32. ncbi request reprint Hyperglycemia and externalizing behavior in children with type 1 diabetes
    Ciara M McDonnell
    Department of Endocrinology and Diabetes, Royal Children s Hospital, University of Melbourne, Parkville, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
    Diabetes Care 30:2211-5. 2007
    ..Ancedotally, parents report behavioral changes in their diabetic children who have fluctuating blood glucose levels. This study aimed to test associations between intercurrent glycemia and child behavior in an ambulant setting...
  33. doi request reprint Satisfaction of care in a tertiary level diabetes clinic: correlations with diabetes knowledge, clinical outcome and health-related quality of life
    Ildiko H Koves
    Department of Endocrinology and Diabetes, Royal Children s Hospital, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
    J Paediatr Child Health 44:432-7. 2008
    ....
  34. ncbi request reprint Health-related quality of life and metabolic control in children with type 1 diabetes: a prospective cohort study
    Kylie D Hesketh
    Centre for Community Child Health, Murdoch Children s Research Institute, Royal Children s Hospital, Parkville, Melbourne, Vic, Australia
    Diabetes Care 27:415-20. 2004
    ..To assess change in health-related quality of life (HRQOL) in children with diabetes over 2 years and determine its relationship to change in metabolic control...
  35. ncbi request reprint The impact of diabetes on health-related quality of life in children and adolescents
    Fergus J Cameron
    Department of Endocrinology and Diabetes, Royal Children s Hospital, Parkville 3052, Victoria, Australia
    Pediatr Diabetes 4:132-6. 2003
  36. ncbi request reprint Therapy insight: the impact of type 1 diabetes on brain development and function
    Elisabeth A Northam
    Department of Psychology at the University of Melbourne, Melbourne, Australia
    Nat Clin Pract Neurol 2:78-86. 2006
    ..We argue that clinical management of young patients with type 1 diabetes should take into account current knowledge of the relative risks of hypoglycemia and hyperglycemia to the developing brain...
  37. ncbi request reprint Spontaneous recovery of steroid-induced osteopenia
    Tiziana G Gozzi
    Department of Endocrinology and Diabetes, Royal Children s Hospital, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
    J Paediatr Child Health 42:68-9. 2006
    ..After weaning off steroids, there was a spontaneous increase in aeral lumbar bone mineral density and also catch-up growth evident over a 5-year period...
  38. ncbi request reprint The accuracy of clinical assessment of dehydration during diabetic ketoacidosis in childhood
    Ildiko H Koves
    Centre for Hormone Research, Murdoch Children s Research Institute, Royal Children s Hospital Melbourne, Australia
    Diabetes Care 27:2485-7. 2004
  39. ncbi request reprint The paradigm of pediatric diabetes--art vs. science. Meeting Highlights - 31st Annual ISPAD Meeting, August 31- September 3, 2005, Krakow, Poland
    Carlo L Acerini
    University of Cambridge, Cambridge, UK
    Pediatr Diabetes 6:230-3. 2005
  40. ncbi request reprint Marked increase in type 1 diabetes mellitus incidence in children aged 0-14 yr in Victoria, Australia, from 1999 to 2002
    Jia W Chong
    Department of Paediatrics, The University of Melbourne, Parkville, VIC 3052, Australia
    Pediatr Diabetes 8:67-73. 2007
    ..The objectives of the study were to (i) determine the incidence of type 1 diabetes mellitus (T1DM) in children aged <15 yr in Victoria, Australia, from 1999 to 2002 and (ii) to analyze trends in incidence over this period...
  41. ncbi request reprint Diabetic ketoacidosis, hyperosmolarity and hypernatremia: are high-carbohydrate drinks worsening initial presentation?
    Ciara M McDonnell
    Department of Endocrinology and Diabetes, Center for Hormone Research, Murdoch Childrens Research Institute, Royal Children s Hospital, Parkville, Victoria 3052, Australia
    Pediatr Diabetes 6:90-4. 2005
    ..Carbonated carbohydrate fluid intake may precipitate a more severe presentation of type 1 diabetes mellitus (T1DM). Fluid composition and intake should be carefully estimated at admission to help identify and manage similar cases...
  42. ncbi request reprint Haemoglobin A1c: evaluation of three point of care analysers for use in a paediatric diabetes clinic
    Ronda F Greaves
    Division of Laboratory Services, The Royal Children s Hospital, Flemington Rd, Parkville, Victoria 3052, Australia
    Ann Clin Biochem 42:124-9. 2005
    ..The aim of this project was to evaluate two new HPLC instruments, the Bio-Rad D10 and the Primus PDQ, as POCT instruments compared with Bayer's DCA2000 HbA1c immunoassay analyser in our paediatric diabetes clinic...
  43. ncbi request reprint Contemporary Australian outcomes in childhood and adolescent type 1 diabetes: 10 years post the Diabetes Control and Complications Trial
    Geoffrey R Ambler
    Institute of Endocrinology and Diabetes, The Children s Hospital at Westmead, Westmead, and School of Women s and Children s Health, University of New South Wales, Sydney, NSW, Australia
    J Paediatr Child Health 42:403-10. 2006
    ..These data are important in planning future management strategies and resource allocation and as a basis for future research...
  44. ncbi request reprint Neonatal hypoglycemia and occipital cerebral injury
    Peter M Filan
    Department of Neonatal Medicine, Victorian Infant Brain Study Group, Royal Children s Hospital, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
    J Pediatr 148:552-5. 2006
    ..The etiology of this pattern of injury is unclear; however, transient hyperinsulinism may be an independent risk factor. Magnetic resonance brain imaging can delineate the extent of brain injury and guide follow-up...
  45. doi request reprint Diabetes in adolescence
    John M Court
    Department of Endocrinology and Diabetes, Royal Children s Hospital, Parkville, Australia
    Pediatr Diabetes 9:255-62. 2008