Zoe McCallum

Summary

Affiliation: Royal Children's Hospital
Country: Australia

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Outcome data from the LEAP (Live, Eat and Play) trial: a randomized controlled trial of a primary care intervention for childhood overweight/mild obesity
    Z McCallum
    Centre for Community Child Health, The University of Melbourne, Murdoch Childrens Research Institute, Parkville, Australia
    Int J Obes (Lond) 31:630-6. 2007
  2. ncbi request reprint Development and use of a portable paediatric resuscitation card
    Z McCallum
    Centre for Community Child Health, Royal Children s Hospital, Parkville, Victoria, Australia
    J Paediatr Child Health 40:477-80. 2004
  3. ncbi request reprint Can Australian general practitioners tackle childhood overweight/obesity? Methods and processes from the LEAP (Live, Eat and Play) randomized controlled trial
    Zoe McCallum
    Centre for Community Child Health, University of Melbourne, Murdoch Childrens Research Institute, Melbourne, Australia
    J Paediatr Child Health 41:488-94. 2005
  4. ncbi request reprint Weighty matters--an approach to childhood overweight in general practice
    Zoe McCallum
    Royal Children s Hospital, and Department of Paediatrics, University of Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
    Aust Fam Physician 34:745-8. 2005
  5. pmc Shared care obesity management in 3-10 year old children: 12 month outcomes of HopSCOTCH randomised trial
    Melissa Wake
    Royal Children s Hospital, Parkville VIC 3052, Australia
    BMJ 346:f3092. 2013
  6. pmc Outcomes and costs of primary care surveillance and intervention for overweight or obese children: the LEAP 2 randomised controlled trial
    Melissa Wake
    Royal Children s Hospital, Murdoch Childrens Research Institute and University of Melbourne, Parkville, VIC 3052, Australia
    BMJ 339:b3308. 2009
  7. doi request reprint Using simulated patients to develop doctors' skills in facilitating behaviour change: addressing childhood obesity
    Bibi Gerner
    Centre for Community Child Health, Royal Children s Hospital, and Department of General Practice, University of Melbourne, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
    Med Educ 44:706-15. 2010
  8. doi request reprint Economic evaluation of a primary care trial to reduce weight gain in overweight/obese children: the LEAP trial
    Melissa Wake
    Department of Pediatrics, Centre for Community Child Health, The University of Melbourne, Murdoch Children s Research Institute, Royal Children s Hospital, Melbourne, Australia
    Ambul Pediatr 8:336-41. 2008
  9. ncbi request reprint Are general practitioners equipped to detect child overweight/obesity? Survey and audit
    Bibi Gerner
    Centre for Community Child Health, Royal Children s Hospital, The University of Melbourne, Department of Paediatrics, Murdoch Childrens Research Institute, Australia
    J Paediatr Child Health 42:206-11. 2006
  10. pmc A shared-care model of obesity treatment for 3-10 year old children: protocol for the HopSCOTCH randomised controlled trial
    Melissa Wake
    Royal Children s Hospital, Parkville, Vic, Australia
    BMC Pediatr 12:39. 2012

Detail Information

Publications17

  1. ncbi request reprint Outcome data from the LEAP (Live, Eat and Play) trial: a randomized controlled trial of a primary care intervention for childhood overweight/mild obesity
    Z McCallum
    Centre for Community Child Health, The University of Melbourne, Murdoch Childrens Research Institute, Parkville, Australia
    Int J Obes (Lond) 31:630-6. 2007
    ..To reduce gain in body mass index (BMI) in overweight/mildly obese children in the primary care setting...
  2. ncbi request reprint Development and use of a portable paediatric resuscitation card
    Z McCallum
    Centre for Community Child Health, Royal Children s Hospital, Parkville, Victoria, Australia
    J Paediatr Child Health 40:477-80. 2004
    ....
  3. ncbi request reprint Can Australian general practitioners tackle childhood overweight/obesity? Methods and processes from the LEAP (Live, Eat and Play) randomized controlled trial
    Zoe McCallum
    Centre for Community Child Health, University of Melbourne, Murdoch Childrens Research Institute, Melbourne, Australia
    J Paediatr Child Health 41:488-94. 2005
    ..General practitioners (GPs) could make an important contribution to management of childhood overweight. However, there are no efficacy data to support this, and the feasibility of this approach is unknown...
  4. ncbi request reprint Weighty matters--an approach to childhood overweight in general practice
    Zoe McCallum
    Royal Children s Hospital, and Department of Paediatrics, University of Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
    Aust Fam Physician 34:745-8. 2005
    ..Primary care is increasingly recognised as a forum in which to address this growing public health issue...
  5. pmc Shared care obesity management in 3-10 year old children: 12 month outcomes of HopSCOTCH randomised trial
    Melissa Wake
    Royal Children s Hospital, Parkville VIC 3052, Australia
    BMJ 346:f3092. 2013
    ....
  6. pmc Outcomes and costs of primary care surveillance and intervention for overweight or obese children: the LEAP 2 randomised controlled trial
    Melissa Wake
    Royal Children s Hospital, Murdoch Childrens Research Institute and University of Melbourne, Parkville, VIC 3052, Australia
    BMJ 339:b3308. 2009
    ..To determine whether ascertainment of childhood obesity by surveillance followed by structured secondary prevention in primary care improved outcomes in overweight or mildly obese children...
  7. doi request reprint Using simulated patients to develop doctors' skills in facilitating behaviour change: addressing childhood obesity
    Bibi Gerner
    Centre for Community Child Health, Royal Children s Hospital, and Department of General Practice, University of Melbourne, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
    Med Educ 44:706-15. 2010
    ....
  8. doi request reprint Economic evaluation of a primary care trial to reduce weight gain in overweight/obese children: the LEAP trial
    Melissa Wake
    Department of Pediatrics, Centre for Community Child Health, The University of Melbourne, Murdoch Children s Research Institute, Royal Children s Hospital, Melbourne, Australia
    Ambul Pediatr 8:336-41. 2008
    ..As the literature suggests, this approach may be ineffective; it is important to document the opportunity costs incurred by brief primary care obesity interventions that ultimately may not alter body mass index (BMI) trajectory...
  9. ncbi request reprint Are general practitioners equipped to detect child overweight/obesity? Survey and audit
    Bibi Gerner
    Centre for Community Child Health, Royal Children s Hospital, The University of Melbourne, Department of Paediatrics, Murdoch Childrens Research Institute, Australia
    J Paediatr Child Health 42:206-11. 2006
    ..To ascertain the extent to which general practitioners (GPs) routinely weigh, measure and calculate body mass index (BMI) in children, and to assess the accuracy and accessibility of their anthropometric equipment...
  10. pmc A shared-care model of obesity treatment for 3-10 year old children: protocol for the HopSCOTCH randomised controlled trial
    Melissa Wake
    Royal Children s Hospital, Parkville, Vic, Australia
    BMC Pediatr 12:39. 2012
    ..HopSCOTCH (the Shared Care Obesity Trial in Children) will determine whether a shared-care model, in which paediatric obesity specialists co-manage obesity with general practitioners, can improve adiposity in obese children...
  11. ncbi request reprint Physical activity levels and patterns of 19-month-old children
    Jill Hnatiuk
    Centre for Physical Activity and Nutrition Research, School of Exercise and Nutrition Sciences, Deakin University, Melbourne, Australia
    Med Sci Sports Exerc 44:1715-20. 2012
    ..However, there is no scientific evidence available on which to confirm or refute such perceptions. The purpose of this study was to describe the physical activity levels and patterns of Australian toddlers...
  12. pmc The Infant Feeding Activity and Nutrition Trial (INFANT) an early intervention to prevent childhood obesity: cluster-randomised controlled trial
    Karen Campbell
    Centre for Physical Activity and Nutrition Research, Faculty of Health, Medicine, Nursing and Behavioral Sciences, Deakin University, Victoria, Australia
    BMC Public Health 8:103. 2008
    ....
  13. ncbi request reprint Overweight in medical paediatric inpatients: detection and parent expectations
    Karen McLean
    Centre for Community Child Health, Royal Children s Hospital, and Department of Paediatrics, University of Melbourne, Parkville, Victoria, Australia
    J Paediatr Child Health 43:256-61. 2007
    ..i) To determine prevalence and rates of detection of overweight/obesity among general paediatric inpatients. (ii) To explore parental expectations regarding detection and management of overweight/obesity during admission...
  14. doi request reprint Undergraduate child psychiatry teaching in Melbourne, Australia
    Jenny K Gough
    Department of Pediatrics, The University of Melbourne, Royal Children s Hospital, Flemington Rd, Parkville, Melbourne, Victoria 3052, Australia
    Acad Psychiatry 34:190-4. 2010
    ..The program facilitates a group process that draws students to reflect on the role of the doctor and his or her relationship with the patient-child, adolescent, family, and peers...
  15. ncbi request reprint Secondary prevention of overweight in primary school children: what place for general practice?
    Melissa A Wake
    Centre for Community Child Health, Murdoch Children s Research Institute, Royal Children s Hospital, Flemington Road, Parkville, VIC 3052
    Med J Aust 181:82-4. 2004
    ..Randomised controlled trials of a primary care approach, although challenging, are essential to determine whether it does more good than harm...
  16. ncbi request reprint What do GPs get out of participating in research? - experience of the LEAP trial
    Jane Gunn
    Primary Care Research Unit, Department of General Practice, The University of Melbourne, Victoria
    Aust Fam Physician 37:372-5. 2008
    ..This article examines why a group of general practitioners took part in clinical research...
  17. ncbi request reprint Where should we measure waist circumference in clinically overweight and obese youth?
    Matthew A Sabin
    Department of Physiology, Monash University, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia Murdoch Childrens Research Institute, The Royal Children s Hospital, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia Department of Paediatrics, University of Melbourne, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
    J Paediatr Child Health 50:519-24. 2014
    ..The objective of this study was to assess whether, in clinically overweight/obese youth, 'pannicular' WC better correlates with fat mass than a standard WC measurement...