D H Wilson

Summary

Affiliation: South Australia
Country: Australia

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint The health-related quality-of-life of never smokers, ex-smokers, and light, moderate, and heavy smokers
    D Wilson
    South Australian Department of Human Services, Centre for Population Studies, Epidemiology Branch, Rundle Mall SA, 5000, Australia
    Prev Med 29:139-44. 1999
  2. ncbi request reprint Rethinking and rescoring the SF-12
    David Wilson
    Department of Medicine, University of Adelaide, Queen Elizabeth Hospital, Woodville, South Australia 5011
    Soz Praventivmed 47:172-7. 2002
  3. ncbi request reprint The Second Computer Assisted Telephone Interview (CATI) Forum: the state of play of CATI survey methods in Australia
    D Wilson
    Centre for Population Studies in Epidemiology, Adelaide, South Australia
    Aust N Z J Public Health 25:272-4. 2001
  4. ncbi request reprint Random digit dialling and Electronic White Pages samples compared: demographic profiles and health estimates
    D H Wilson
    Centre for Population Studies in Epidemiology, Department of Human Services, South Australia
    Aust N Z J Public Health 23:627-33. 1999
  5. ncbi request reprint Mental health status of the South Australian population
    A W Taylor
    Centre for Population Studies in Epidemiology, South Australian Department of Human Services, Adelaide
    Aust N Z J Public Health 24:29-34. 2000
  6. ncbi request reprint Reliability of self-reported behavioural health risk factors in a South Australian telephone survey
    G J Starr
    Centre for Population Studies in Epidemiology, Department of Human Services, South Australia
    Aust N Z J Public Health 23:528-30. 1999
  7. pmc Psychological factors and asthma quality of life: a population based study
    R J Adams
    The Health Observatory, University of Adelaide, South Australia, Australia
    Thorax 59:930-5. 2004
  8. ncbi request reprint Multiple respiratory symptoms predict quality of life in chronic lung disease: a population-based study of Australian adults
    R E Ruffin
    Department of Medicine, University of Adelaide, Queen Elizabeth Hospital Campus, South Australia, Australia
    Qual Life Res 9:1031-9. 2000
  9. ncbi request reprint Major depression and its associated morbidity and quality of life in a random, representative Australian community sample
    R D Goldney
    Department of Psychiatry, The University of Adelaide, The Adelaide Clinic, Gilberton, South Australia, Australia
    Aust N Z J Psychiatry 34:1022-9. 2000
  10. ncbi request reprint Hormone therapy use after the Women's Health Initiative
    A H MacLennan
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynaecology, University of Adelaide, Adelaide, South Australia
    Climacteric 7:138-42. 2004

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Publications37

  1. ncbi request reprint The health-related quality-of-life of never smokers, ex-smokers, and light, moderate, and heavy smokers
    D Wilson
    South Australian Department of Human Services, Centre for Population Studies, Epidemiology Branch, Rundle Mall SA, 5000, Australia
    Prev Med 29:139-44. 1999
    ..Health related quality-of-life is recognized as an important health outcome measure; how ever, it may also have a significant application in smoking reduction and cessation programs...
  2. ncbi request reprint Rethinking and rescoring the SF-12
    David Wilson
    Department of Medicine, University of Adelaide, Queen Elizabeth Hospital, Woodville, South Australia 5011
    Soz Praventivmed 47:172-7. 2002
    ..To derive and assess the validity of an Australian version of the SF-12 quality-of-life questionnaire...
  3. ncbi request reprint The Second Computer Assisted Telephone Interview (CATI) Forum: the state of play of CATI survey methods in Australia
    D Wilson
    Centre for Population Studies in Epidemiology, Adelaide, South Australia
    Aust N Z J Public Health 25:272-4. 2001
    ..Several development and technical issues need to be addressed for such a national strategy to provide a coordinated approach to health surveillance...
  4. ncbi request reprint Random digit dialling and Electronic White Pages samples compared: demographic profiles and health estimates
    D H Wilson
    Centre for Population Studies in Epidemiology, Department of Human Services, South Australia
    Aust N Z J Public Health 23:627-33. 1999
    ..In particular, to establish if White Pages telephone listings provide a relatively unbiased sampling frame for population health surveys...
  5. ncbi request reprint Mental health status of the South Australian population
    A W Taylor
    Centre for Population Studies in Epidemiology, South Australian Department of Human Services, Adelaide
    Aust N Z J Public Health 24:29-34. 2000
    ..To determine, by the use of a telephone survey, the mental health status of SA adults (18+ years) using the GHQ-28, SF-12 and self-report as indicators of mental health, and to examine risk factors for mental health morbidity...
  6. ncbi request reprint Reliability of self-reported behavioural health risk factors in a South Australian telephone survey
    G J Starr
    Centre for Population Studies in Epidemiology, Department of Human Services, South Australia
    Aust N Z J Public Health 23:528-30. 1999
    ..To test the reliability of telephone health survey questions...
  7. pmc Psychological factors and asthma quality of life: a population based study
    R J Adams
    The Health Observatory, University of Adelaide, South Australia, Australia
    Thorax 59:930-5. 2004
    ..A study was undertaken of the prevalence of psychological distress in asthma in the general population and its associations with quality of life...
  8. ncbi request reprint Multiple respiratory symptoms predict quality of life in chronic lung disease: a population-based study of Australian adults
    R E Ruffin
    Department of Medicine, University of Adelaide, Queen Elizabeth Hospital Campus, South Australia, Australia
    Qual Life Res 9:1031-9. 2000
    ..In this study a symptom-based CLD index was assessed for its validity and relationship with HRQoL in a representative Australian population sample. The study also measured the prevalence of self-reported CLD...
  9. ncbi request reprint Major depression and its associated morbidity and quality of life in a random, representative Australian community sample
    R D Goldney
    Department of Psychiatry, The University of Adelaide, The Adelaide Clinic, Gilberton, South Australia, Australia
    Aust N Z J Psychiatry 34:1022-9. 2000
    ..The objective of this study is to describe health services utilisation and morbidity, including health-related quality of life, in those with major depression in a random and representative sample of the population...
  10. ncbi request reprint Hormone therapy use after the Women's Health Initiative
    A H MacLennan
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynaecology, University of Adelaide, Adelaide, South Australia
    Climacteric 7:138-42. 2004
    ..To continue surveillance of hormone therapy (HT) use in an Australian population and to assess the impact of the Women's Health Initiative (WHI) and associated reports on HT use 16 months after the results of the WHI were first reported...
  11. pmc Underdiagnosed asthma in South Australia
    R J Adams
    The Health Observatory, The Queen Elizabeth Hospital, University of Adelaide, Woodville, South Australia
    Thorax 58:846-50. 2003
    ..The prevalence of undiagnosed asthma in the general population and the clinical and demographic characteristics of these patients compared with those with diagnosed asthma are unclear...
  12. ncbi request reprint Hormone replacement therapy use over a decade in an Australian population
    A H MacLennan
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynaecology, The University of Adelaide, Adelaide, Australia
    Climacteric 5:351-6. 2002
    ..The main surveys used consistent methods and quality control procedures...
  13. ncbi request reprint Mental health literacy: an impediment to the optimum treatment of major depression in the community
    R D Goldney
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Adelaide, The Adelaide Clinic, 33 Park Terrace, SA 5081, Gilberton, Australia
    J Affect Disord 64:277-84. 2001
    ..This study examined the mental health literacy and experience of depression in a random and representative community population...
  14. ncbi request reprint Is there a difference in health estimates between people with listed and unlisted telephone numbers?
    Eleonora Dal Grande
    Population Research and Outcome Studies Unit, Department of Health, South Australia, Adelaide
    Aust N Z J Public Health 29:448-56. 2005
    ..To examine the characteristics of people with a silent telephone by demographic and health-related issues and to assess the potential bias in telephone surveys that use the White Pages as the sampling frame...
  15. ncbi request reprint Impact of coping and socioeconomic factors on quality of life in adults with asthma
    Robert J Adams
    The Health Observatory, The University of Adelaide, The Queen Elizabeth Hospital Campus, Woodville, South Australia, Australia
    Respirology 9:87-95. 2004
    ..The aim of the present study was to assess the relationships between psychological and socioeconomic factors and HRQL and on subsequent changes to HRQL over 12 months...
  16. ncbi request reprint Body mass index, waist hip ratio, and waist circumference: which measure to classify obesity?
    Tiffany Gill
    Centre for Population Studies in Epidemiology, Department of Human Services, Adelaide
    Soz Praventivmed 48:191-200. 2003
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  17. ncbi request reprint Low matrix metalloproteinase levels precede vascular lesion formation in the JCR:LA-cp rat
    David Wilson
    Institute of Cardiovascular Sciences, Winnipeg, Manitoba, Canada
    Mol Cell Biochem 249:151-5. 2003
    ..We conclude that reduced MMP levels could lead to increased ECM accumulation and thus contribute to early vascular lesion formation...
  18. ncbi request reprint A variational PDE based level set method for a simultaneous segmentation and non-rigid registration
    Jung Ha An
    Department of Mathematics, University of Florida, USA
    Med Image Comput Comput Assist Interv 8:286-93. 2005
    ..The experimental results provide preliminary evidence of the effectiveness of the model in detecting the boundaries of the incompletely resolved objects which were plagued by noise, dropout, and artifact...
  19. ncbi request reprint Registration and integration for fluoroscopy device enhancement
    James C Ross
    GE Research Center, Niskayuna NY 12309, USA
    Med Image Comput Comput Assist Interv 8:851-8. 2005
    ..We also consider the blurring effect of cardiac motion during the x-ray pulse and select frames for integration as a function of cardiac phase imaged...
  20. pmc ABC of obesity. Childhood obesity
    John J Reilly
    University Division of Developmental Medicine, Yorkhill Hospitals, Glasgow
    BMJ 333:1207-10. 2006
  21. ncbi request reprint Analysis of data-collection methods for an acute stroke care registry
    Sung Sug Yoon
    Division of Adult and Community Health NCCDPHP, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, 4770 Buford Highway, NE, Mailstop K47, Atlanta, GA 30341 3717, USA
    Am J Prev Med 31:S196-201. 2006
    ..Combined retrospective and prospective data-collection approaches for different types of data elements may be best in terms of both completeness and accuracy...
  22. pmc Workgroup report: public health strategies for reducing aflatoxin exposure in developing countries
    Heather Strosnider
    National Center for Environmental Health, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, Georgia 30341 3717, USA
    Environ Health Perspect 114:1898-903. 2006
    ..This report expands on the workgroup's discussions concerning aflatoxin in developing countries and summarizes the findings...
  23. ncbi request reprint Preliminary data from demographic and health surveys on infant feeding in 20 developing countries
    Bernadette M Marriott
    RTI International, Research Triangle Park, NC 27709, USA
    J Nutr 137:518S-523S. 2007
    ..These survey data show that other milks, other liquids, and solid foods are each much more commonly fed throughout infancy than commercial infant formulas in the countries studied...
  24. ncbi request reprint Is cardiopulmonary exercise testing a useful test before esophagectomy?
    Matthew J Forshaw
    Department of General Surgery, St Thomas Hospital, Guy s and St Thomas NHS Foundation Trust, London, United Kingdom
    Ann Thorac Surg 85:294-9. 2008
    ..Cardiopulmonary exercise (CPX) testing may identify patients at high risk of postoperative cardiopulmonary morbidity and mortality. This study aims to assess the utility of CPX testing before esophagectomy...
  25. doi request reprint "Know your epidemic, know your response": a useful approach, if we get it right
    David Wilson
    World Bank, Washington, DC, USA
    Lancet 372:423-6. 2008
  26. ncbi request reprint Has global HIV incidence peaked?
    James D Shelton
    Bureau for Global Health, United States Agency for International Development, Washington, DC 20523, USA
    Lancet 367:1120-2. 2006
  27. ncbi request reprint Taxonomy of Australian Funnel-web spiders using rp-HPLC/ESI-MS profiling techniques
    David Wilson
    Xenome Ltd, P O Box 6295, St Lucia, QLD 4067, Australia
    Toxicon 47:614-27. 2006
    ..infensa species group. Analysis of Australian Funnel-web spider venom by rp-HPLC/ESI-MS provides a rapid and accurate method of species/species variant identification...
  28. ncbi request reprint Activation of nuclear factor kappaB in obstructive sleep apnea: a pathway leading to systemic inflammation
    Aung K Htoo
    Division of Pulmonary, Critical Care and Sleep Medicine, Long Island Jewish Medical Center and North Shore University Hospital, New Hyde Park, New York, NY, USA
    Sleep Breath 10:43-50. 2006
    ..sE-selectin and sVCAM concentrations were reduced by CPAP in four of these five subjects. OSA leads to NF-kappaB activation, which may constitute an important pathway linking OSA with systemic inflammation and cardiovascular disease...
  29. ncbi request reprint Self-reported patterns of health services utilisation: an urban-rural comparison in South Australia
    Paula Dempsey
    South Australian Centre for Rural and Remote Health, Adelaide University, Whyalla, South Australia
    Aust J Rural Health 11:81-8. 2003
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  30. ncbi request reprint Population attributable risk of major depression for suicidal ideation in a random and representative community sample
    Robert D Goldney
    Department of Psychiatry, Adelaide University, The Adelaide Clinic, 33 Park Terrace, Gilberton, SA 5081, Australia
    J Affect Disord 74:267-72. 2003
    ..This study utilised the population attributable risk statistic in determining the importance of major depression as a contributing factor to suicidal ideation in a random and representative sample of the population...
  31. ncbi request reprint An unusual complication of asthma--the exploding inhaler
    Matthew Venus
    Burns 29:193. 2003
  32. ncbi request reprint Psychological reactions to terrorist attacks: findings from the National Study of Americans' Reactions to September 11
    William E Schlenger
    Center for Risk Behavior and Mental Health Research, Research Triangle Institute, PO Box 12194, Research Triangle Park, NC 27709, USA
    JAMA 288:581-8. 2002
    ..The terrorist attacks of September 11, 2001, represent an unprecedented exposure to trauma in the United States...
  33. ncbi request reprint Difficulties identifying and targeting COPD and population-attributable risk of smoking for COPD: a population study
    David Wilson
    Health Observatory, University of Adelaide, Department of Medicine, Queen Elizabeth Hospital, Woodville, Adelaide, South Australia 5011
    Chest 128:2035-42. 2005
    ..These studies, lacking in the COPD literature, are necessary research in support of public health initiatives for COPD. In this representative population study, we also assessed the PAR for current and ex-smokers...
  34. ncbi request reprint Is sexual contact with sex workers important in driving the HIV epidemic among men in rural Zimbabwe?
    Frances M Cowan
    Department of Sexually Transmitted Diseases, Royal Free and University College Medical School, London, United Kingdom
    J Acquir Immune Defic Syndr 40:371-6. 2005
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  35. ncbi request reprint Prevalence of influenza immunisation in Australia and suggestions for future targeting of campaigns
    David Wilson
    Centre for Population Studies in Epidemiology, Department of Human Services, Adelaide
    Soz Praventivmed 47:91-9. 2002
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  36. ncbi request reprint Prospective epidemiologic study of the outcome and cost-effectiveness of antenatal screening to detect neonatal alloimmune thrombocytopenia due to anti-HPA-1a
    Marc L Turner
    Scottish National Blood Transfusion Service, Aberdeen and Edinburgh, United Kingdom
    Transfusion 45:1945-56. 2005
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  37. ncbi request reprint Household survey in two provinces in Viet Nam estimates HIV prevalence in an urban and a rural population
    Nguyen Anh Tuan
    National Institute of Hygiene and Epidemiology, Ministry of Health, Ha Noi, Viet Nam
    AIDS Res Hum Retroviruses 24:1017-26. 2008
    ..The results and experience of this study will inform future population based surveys in Viet Nam and the broader Asian region...