S R Davis

Summary

Affiliation: The Jean Hailes Foundation
Country: Australia

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Acute administration of conjugated equine oestrogen does not improve exercise-induced myocardial ischaemia in men with coronary artery disease
    S R Davis
    The Jean Hailes Foundation Research Unit, PO Box 1108, South Clayton, Victoria 3169, Australia
    Intern Med J 33:221-4. 2003
  2. ncbi request reprint Testosterone effects on the breast: implications for testosterone therapy for women
    Woraluk Somboonporn
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynaecology, Monash University, Clayton, Victoria 3168, Australia
    Endocr Rev 25:374-88. 2004
  3. ncbi request reprint Transition from estrogen therapy to raloxifene in postmenopausal women: effects on treatment satisfaction and the endometrium-a pilot study
    Susan R Davis
    Jean Hailes Foundation, Melbourne, Australia
    Menopause 11:167-75. 2004
  4. ncbi request reprint Endocrine aspects of female sexual dysfunction
    Susan R Davis
    NHMRC Centre of Clinical Research Excellence, The Jean Hailes Foundation and Monash University, Clayton, Vic, Australia
    J Sex Med 1:82-6. 2004
  5. ncbi request reprint The relationship between endogenous testosterone, preandrogens, and sex hormone binding globulin and knee joint structure in women at midlife
    F S Hanna
    Women s Health Program, Department of Medicine, Central and Eastern Clinical School, Monash University, Alfred Hospital, Prahran, Victoria, Australia
    Semin Arthritis Rheum 37:56-62. 2007
  6. doi request reprint Bone marrow lesions predict increase in knee cartilage defects and loss of cartilage volume in middle-aged women without knee pain over 2 years
    A E Wluka
    Department of Epidemiology and Preventive Medicine, Monash University Medical School, Alfred Hospital, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
    Ann Rheum Dis 68:850-5. 2009
  7. doi request reprint Vastus medialis cross-sectional area is associated with patella cartilage defects and bone volume in healthy women
    P A Berry
    Department of Epidemiology and Preventive Medicine, Central and Eastern Clinical School, Monash University, Melbourne, Victoria 3004, Australia
    Osteoarthritis Cartilage 16:956-60. 2008
  8. ncbi request reprint A study of the prevalence and associations of subchondral bone marrow lesions in the knees of healthy, middle-aged women
    E Guymer
    Department of Epidemiology and Preventive Medicine, Monash University, Central and Eastern Clinical School, Alfred Hospital, Melbourne, Victoria 3004, Australia
    Osteoarthritis Cartilage 15:1437-42. 2007
  9. ncbi request reprint Postmenopausal hormone therapy: from monkey glands to transdermal patches
    S R Davis
    Department of Medicine CECS, Monash University, Victoria, Australia
    J Endocrinol 185:207-22. 2005
  10. doi request reprint Androgen therapy in women, beyond libido
    S R Davis
    Women s Health Research Program, School of Public Health and Preventive Medicine, Monash University, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
    Climacteric 16:18-24. 2013

Detail Information

Publications86

  1. ncbi request reprint Acute administration of conjugated equine oestrogen does not improve exercise-induced myocardial ischaemia in men with coronary artery disease
    S R Davis
    The Jean Hailes Foundation Research Unit, PO Box 1108, South Clayton, Victoria 3169, Australia
    Intern Med J 33:221-4. 2003
    ..The parenteral administration of oestradiol acutely protects against exercise-induced myocardial ischaemia in women, but whether this effect is sex-specific is not known...
  2. ncbi request reprint Testosterone effects on the breast: implications for testosterone therapy for women
    Woraluk Somboonporn
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynaecology, Monash University, Clayton, Victoria 3168, Australia
    Endocr Rev 25:374-88. 2004
    ..Research addressing this is warranted; however, the number of women that would be required for an adequately powered randomized controlled trial renders such a study unlikely...
  3. ncbi request reprint Transition from estrogen therapy to raloxifene in postmenopausal women: effects on treatment satisfaction and the endometrium-a pilot study
    Susan R Davis
    Jean Hailes Foundation, Melbourne, Australia
    Menopause 11:167-75. 2004
    ....
  4. ncbi request reprint Endocrine aspects of female sexual dysfunction
    Susan R Davis
    NHMRC Centre of Clinical Research Excellence, The Jean Hailes Foundation and Monash University, Clayton, Vic, Australia
    J Sex Med 1:82-6. 2004
    ..Various endogenous hormones, including estrogen, testosterone, progesterone and prolactin, may influence female sexual function...
  5. ncbi request reprint The relationship between endogenous testosterone, preandrogens, and sex hormone binding globulin and knee joint structure in women at midlife
    F S Hanna
    Women s Health Program, Department of Medicine, Central and Eastern Clinical School, Monash University, Alfred Hospital, Prahran, Victoria, Australia
    Semin Arthritis Rheum 37:56-62. 2007
    ..To evaluate the relationship between serum testosterone (T), preandrogens and sex hormone binding globulin (SHBG), and the knee structure in middle-aged women without knee pain...
  6. doi request reprint Bone marrow lesions predict increase in knee cartilage defects and loss of cartilage volume in middle-aged women without knee pain over 2 years
    A E Wluka
    Department of Epidemiology and Preventive Medicine, Monash University Medical School, Alfred Hospital, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
    Ann Rheum Dis 68:850-5. 2009
    ..Bone marrow lesions (BML) are important in established knee osteoarthritis, predicting pain and progression of disease. Whether BML are also associated with longitudinal changes in knee structure in an asymptomatic population is unknown...
  7. doi request reprint Vastus medialis cross-sectional area is associated with patella cartilage defects and bone volume in healthy women
    P A Berry
    Department of Epidemiology and Preventive Medicine, Central and Eastern Clinical School, Monash University, Melbourne, Victoria 3004, Australia
    Osteoarthritis Cartilage 16:956-60. 2008
    ..The aim of this cross-sectional study was to determine the relationship between the vasti muscles and patella cartilage volume and defects and patella bone volume...
  8. ncbi request reprint A study of the prevalence and associations of subchondral bone marrow lesions in the knees of healthy, middle-aged women
    E Guymer
    Department of Epidemiology and Preventive Medicine, Monash University, Central and Eastern Clinical School, Alfred Hospital, Melbourne, Victoria 3004, Australia
    Osteoarthritis Cartilage 15:1437-42. 2007
    ..The aim of this study was to determine the risk factors for BMLs in healthy subjects and the association of BMLs with knee structure...
  9. ncbi request reprint Postmenopausal hormone therapy: from monkey glands to transdermal patches
    S R Davis
    Department of Medicine CECS, Monash University, Victoria, Australia
    J Endocrinol 185:207-22. 2005
    ....
  10. doi request reprint Androgen therapy in women, beyond libido
    S R Davis
    Women s Health Research Program, School of Public Health and Preventive Medicine, Monash University, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
    Climacteric 16:18-24. 2013
    ..The aim of this review was to summarize the literature regarding the potential role of testosterone therapy for women...
  11. doi request reprint Understanding weight gain at menopause
    S R Davis
    Women s Health Research Program, Department of Epidemiology and Preventive Medicine, Monash University, Melbourne, Australia
    Climacteric 15:419-29. 2012
    ..The aim of this review was to summarize the literature regarding the impact of the menopause transition on body weight and body composition...
  12. doi request reprint Breast reconstruction following mastectomy for invasive breast cancer is strongly influenced by demographic factors in women in Victoria, Australia
    R J Bell
    Women s Health Program, School of Public Health and Preventive Medicine, Monash University, Level 6, 99 Commercial Road, Melbourne Victoria 3004, Australia
    Breast 21:394-400. 2012
    ..There was a modest difference between women who did and did not have a reconstruction in terms of wellbeing. Demographic factors strongly influence the likelihood of reconstruction after mastectomy...
  13. ncbi request reprint Static knee alignment and its association with radiographic knee osteoarthritis
    A J Teichtahl
    Department of Epidemiology and Preventive Medicine, Monash University, Central and Eastern Clinical School, Alfred Hospital, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
    Osteoarthritis Cartilage 14:958-62. 2006
    ..The aim of this study was to examine the relationship between static knee joint alignment (measured as a continuous variable) and the radiographic features of knee OA (joint space narrowing and osteophytes)...
  14. ncbi request reprint The effects of Chinese medicinal herbs on postmenopausal vasomotor symptoms of Australian women. A randomised controlled trial
    S R Davis
    The Jean Hailes Foundation, Melbourne, Vic
    Med J Aust 174:68-71. 2001
    ..To evaluate the effects of a defined formula of Chinese medicinal herbs (CMH) on menopausal symptoms...
  15. ncbi request reprint Sagittal plane movement at the tibiofemoral joint influences patellofemoral joint structure in healthy adult women
    A J Teichtahl
    La Trobe University, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
    Osteoarthritis Cartilage 14:331-6. 2006
    ..The aim of this study was to investigate the relationship between sagittal plane movement at the tibiofemoral joint and patella cartilage and bone volumes during the locomotion of healthy adult females...
  16. ncbi request reprint Androgen treatment in women
    S R Davis
    Jean Hailes Foundation Research Unit, Melbourne, Vic
    Med J Aust 170:545-9. 1999
    ....
  17. doi request reprint Aromatase inhibitors associated with knee subchondral bone expansion without cartilage loss
    S R Davis
    School of Public Health and Preventive Medicine, Monash University, Melbourne, Victoria
    Climacteric 16:632-8. 2013
    ..The profound estrogen depletion caused by aromatase inhibitors (AIs) is associated with musculoskeletal symptoms, but the underlying pathophysiology remains unclear...
  18. ncbi request reprint Androgen insufficiency in women: diagnostic and therapeutic implications
    L M Rivera-Woll
    The Jean Hailes Foundation Research Unit, 173 Carinish Road, Clayton, Victoria, Australia, 3168
    Hum Reprod Update 10:421-32. 2004
    ..There is a need for formulations of testosterone therapy specifically designed for use in women, along with clear guidelines regarding optimal therapeutic doses and long-term safety data...
  19. ncbi request reprint Intended follow up of women with breast cancer at low risk of recurrence and at least 5 years from diagnosis
    R J Bell
    Women s Health Research Program, School of Public Health and Preventive Medicine, Monash University, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
    Intern Med J 44:332-8. 2014
    ..Although there is evidence that minimal surveillance is compatible with an optimal outcome in women after early stage breast cancer, little is known of the surveillance that these women receive...
  20. ncbi request reprint Differing effects of low-dose estrogen-progestin therapy and pravastatin in postmenopausal hypercholesterolemic women
    S R Davis
    The Jean Hailes Foundation Research Unit, Clayton South, Victoria, Australia
    Climacteric 5:341-50. 2002
    ....
  21. ncbi request reprint Androgen levels in adult females: changes with age, menopause, and oophorectomy
    S L Davison
    The Jean Hailes Foundation, Clayton, Victoria, Australia
    J Clin Endocrinol Metab 90:3847-53. 2005
    ..Changes in androgen levels across the adult female life span and the effects of natural menopause and oophorectomy have not been clearly established...
  22. pmc Tibial plateau size is related to grade of joint space narrowing and osteophytes in healthy women and in women with osteoarthritis
    A E Wluka
    Department of Epidemiology and Preventive Medicine, Monash University Central and Eastern Clinical School, Alfred Hospital, Commercial Road, Melbourne, VIC 3004, Australia
    Ann Rheum Dis 64:1033-7. 2005
    ..To determine the relation of bone size to radiographic severity in knee osteoarthritis...
  23. ncbi request reprint Testosterone enhances estradiol's effects on postmenopausal bone density and sexuality
    S R Davis
    Prince Henry's Institute of Medical Research, Clayton, Victoria, Australia
    Maturitas 21:227-36. 1995
    ..The favourable estrogenic effects on lipids were preserved in women treated with T, in association with beneficial changes in body composition...
  24. doi request reprint Comparison of plain vertebral X-ray and dual-energy X-ray absorptiometry for the identification of older women for fracture prevention in primary care
    P J Robinson
    Women s Health Research Program, School of Public Health and Preventive Medicine, Monash University, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
    Intern Med J 43:38-45. 2013
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  25. doi request reprint Cosmetic surgery prior to diagnosis of breast cancer
    M Panjari
    Women s Health Research Program, School of Public Health and Preventive Medicine, Department of Epidemiology and Preventive Medicine, Monash University, 99 Commercial Road, Melbourne, Australia
    Climacteric 15:195-9. 2012
    ..We report on the prevalence of breast cancer as an incidental finding during cosmetic breast surgery in the context of women subsequently diagnosed with invasive breast cancer...
  26. ncbi request reprint Women's health issues in haemodialysis patients
    C Jang
    Jean Hailes Foundation Research Unit, Melbourne, Vic
    Med J Aust 175:298-301. 2001
    ..Nor were they adequately screened for gynaecological cancers. Women's health issues seem to be neglected among haemodialysis patients...
  27. ncbi request reprint Postmenopausal hormone therapy: the pros and cons
    L M Rivera-Woll
    The Jean Hailes Foundation, National Health and Medical Research Council Centre of Clinical Research Excellence, Department of Obstetrics and Gynaecology, Monash University, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
    Intern Med J 34:109-14. 2004
    ..The results of recent randomised controlled trials pertain to the specific HT regimens used and the characteristics of the study groups, such that the conclusions cannot be extrapolated to the use of HT in general...
  28. doi request reprint Are low levels of low back pain intensity and disability associated with reduced well-being in community-based women?
    D M Urquhart
    Department of Epidemiology and Preventive Medicine, Monash University, Central and Eastern Clinical School, Alfred Hospital, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
    Climacteric 12:266-75. 2009
    ..To examine the relationships between well-being and different levels of both low back pain intensity and disability in women living in the community...
  29. ncbi request reprint Testosterone influences libido and well being in women
    S R Davis
    Jean Hailes Foundation, 173 Carinish Rd, Clayton, Victoria, 3168 Australia
    Trends Endocrinol Metab 12:33-7. 2001
    ..The focus of the limited research into testosterone replacement has been on sexuality, primarily sexual desire. However, the influence of testosterone on mood and well being also requires further exploration...
  30. doi request reprint Management strategies in SSRI-associated sexual dysfunction in women at midlife
    E Fooladi
    Women s Health Research Program, School of Public Health and Preventive Medicine, Monash University, The Alfred Centre, Melbourne, Australia
    Climacteric 15:306-16. 2012
    ..Despite the efficacy of testosterone in improving sexual function in non-depressed women, there is no information regarding the efficacy of testosterone in treating antidepressant-associated sexual dysfunction in women...
  31. ncbi request reprint Minireview: aromatase and the regulation of estrogen biosynthesis--some new perspectives
    E R Simpson
    Prince Henry's Institute for Medical Research, Monash Medical Center, Clayton, Victoria 3168, Australia
    Endocrinology 142:4589-94. 2001
    ..Thus, in principle, it should be possible to develop selective aromatase modulators that block aromatase expression, for example, in breast, but allow unimpaired estrogen synthesis in other tissues such as bone...
  32. ncbi request reprint Preliminary indication of a high prevalence of polycystic ovary syndrome in indigenous Australian women
    S R Davis
    The Jean Hailes Foundation Research Unit, Clayton, Victoria, Australia
    Gynecol Endocrinol 16:443-6. 2002
    ..This unique data set suggests a high prevalence of PCOS in indigenous Australian women. Further research to document this formally is warranted, in view of the potential adverse effects of PCOS on reproduction and metabolism...
  33. ncbi request reprint Androgens and female sexuality
    S R Davis
    Jean Hailes Foundation, 173 Carinish Rd, Clayton, Victoria 3168, Australia
    J Gend Specif Med 3:36-40. 2000
    ....
  34. ncbi request reprint Homocysteine, estrogen and cognitive decline
    S Shah
    Women s Health Program, Department of Medicine, Central and Eastern Clinical School, Monash University, Alfred Hospital, Prahran, Victoria, Australia
    Climacteric 9:77-87. 2006
    ..The aim of this review was to establish what is known of the relationships between cognitive change and homocysteine levels, and the impact of the menopause transition and exogenous estrogen on homocysteine levels...
  35. pmc Tibial cartilage volume change in healthy postmenopausal women: a longitudinal study
    A E Wluka
    Department of Epidemiology and Preventive Medicine, Monash University Medical School, Alfred Hospital, Melbourne, Australia
    Ann Rheum Dis 63:444-9. 2004
    ..To determine whether the amount of joint cartilage in healthy postmenopausal women is stable or changes over time, and whether oestrogen replacement therapy (ERT) influences this...
  36. ncbi request reprint The use of androgens for female sexual dysfunction
    Susan R Davis
    Department of Medicine at Monash University, Victoria, Australia
    Nat Clin Pract Urol 3:176-7. 2006
  37. ncbi request reprint Testosterone aromatization and cognition in women: a randomized, placebo-controlled trial
    Sonal Shah
    NH and MRC Centre of Clinical Research Excellence in the Women s Health Program, Department of Medicine, Central and Eastern Clinical School, Monash University, Alfred Hospital, Prahran, Victoria, Australia
    Menopause 13:600-8. 2006
    ..To explore whether inhibition of the conversion of testosterone to estradiol modifies the effects of testosterone on cognition in 61 healthy, estrogen-treated postmenopausal women...
  38. ncbi request reprint Testosterone patch for the treatment of hypoactive sexual desire disorder in naturally menopausal women: results from the INTIMATE NM1 Study
    Jan L Shifren
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Massachusetts General Hospital, Boston, MA 02114, USA
    Menopause 13:770-9. 2006
    ..To evaluate the efficacy and safety of a testosterone patch for the treatment of women with hypoactive sexual desire disorder after natural menopause...
  39. ncbi request reprint Efficacy and safety of a testosterone patch for the treatment of hypoactive sexual desire disorder in surgically menopausal women: a randomized, placebo-controlled trial
    Susan R Davis
    The Jean Hailes Foundation, Clayton, Australia
    Menopause 13:387-96. 2006
    ..We investigated the efficacy and safety of a testosterone patch in surgically menopausal women receiving concurrent transdermal estrogen...
  40. ncbi request reprint Androgen therapy in women: an Endocrine Society Clinical Practice guideline
    Margaret E Wierman
    University of Colorado at Denver and Health Sciences Center, Aurora, CO 80010, USA
    J Clin Endocrinol Metab 91:3697-710. 2006
    ..The objective was to provide guidelines for the therapeutic use of androgens in women...
  41. ncbi request reprint Endogenous androgen levels and cardiovascular risk profile in women across the adult life span
    Robin J Bell
    Women s Health Program, Department of Medicine, Central and Eastern Clinical School, Monash University, Clayton, Victoria, Australia
    Menopause 14:630-8. 2007
    ....
  42. ncbi request reprint When to suspect androgen deficiency other than at menopause
    Susan R Davis
    The Jean Hailes Foundation, Clayton, Victoria, Australia
    Fertil Steril 77:S68-71. 2002
    ..To review causes of female androgen insufficiency (FAI) other than menopause...
  43. doi request reprint Sexual function in well women: stratification by sexual satisfaction, hormone use, and menopause status
    Sonia L Davison
    Women s Health Program, Department of Medicine, Central and Eastern Clinical School, Monash University, Alfred Hospital, Prahran, Vic, Australia
    J Sex Med 5:1214-22. 2008
    ..Satisfaction with sexual function in community-based women has not been well-described, and little is known of differences in sexual function between pre-(PreM) and postmenopausal (PM) women...
  44. doi request reprint Tibolone and transdermal E2/NETA for the treatment of female sexual dysfunction in naturally menopausal women: results of a randomized active-controlled trial
    Esme A Nijland
    University Medical Center Groningen, Department of Psychosomatic Obstetrics and Gynaecology, Groningen, The Netherlands
    J Sex Med 5:646-56. 2008
    ..There are some data to suggest that tibolone improves sexual function in postmenopausal women. However, evidence about the effects of tibolone on female sexual dysfunction is lacking...
  45. ncbi request reprint Pharmacological therapy for female sexual dysfunction: has progress been made?
    Susan R Davis
    Women s Health Program, Department of Medicine, Monash University, Prahran, Victoria, Australia
    Drugs 68:259-64. 2008
    ....
  46. ncbi request reprint Sexual health consequences of premature ovarian failure
    Susan R Davis
    Menopause 15:5-6. 2008
  47. ncbi request reprint Treatment of vasomotor symptoms in the menopausal transition and postmenopausally: psychiatric comorbidity
    Jeanne Leventhal Alexander
    Kaiser Permanente Northern California, Psychiatry Women s Health Program, Oakland, CA, USA
    Expert Rev Neurother 7:S115-37. 2007
    ....
  48. ncbi request reprint Androgen therapy in women: what we think we know
    Ann Drillich
    Women s Health Program, Department of Medicine, Central and Eastern Clinical School, Monash University, Alfred Hospital, Prahran, VIC 3181, Australia
    Exp Gerontol 42:457-62. 2007
    ..However studies on safety and efficacy of testosterone beyond 24 weeks are lacking...
  49. ncbi request reprint Well-being, health-related quality of life and cardiovascular disease risk profile in women with subclinical thyroid disease - a community-based study
    Robin J Bell
    Women s Health Program, Department of Medicine, Monash Medical School, Alfred Hospital, Commercial Road, Prahran Vic, Australia
    Clin Endocrinol (Oxf) 66:548-56. 2007
    ..The aim of this study was to evaluate whether subclinical thyroid disease is associated with impaired health-related quality of life and a more adverse cardiovascular disease risk profile...
  50. ncbi request reprint Endogenous androgen levels and well-being: differences between premenopausal and postmenopausal women
    Robin J Bell
    The Jean Hailes Foundation, Monash University, Clayton Victoria, Australia
    Menopause 13:65-71. 2006
    ..We investigated whether there is a relationship between androgens levels and well-being in pre- and postmenopausal women...
  51. ncbi request reprint Effects of aromatase inhibition on sexual function and well-being in postmenopausal women treated with testosterone: a randomized, placebo-controlled trial
    Susan R Davis
    Women s Health Program, Department of Medicine, Central and Eastern Clinical School, Monash University, Alfred Hospital, Prahran, Victoria, Australia
    Menopause 13:37-45. 2006
    ..Therefore, the authors investigated the effects of aromatase enzyme inhibition on sexual function, well-being, and mood in estrogen- and T-replete postmenopausal women in a double-blind, randomized, placebo-controlled study...
  52. ncbi request reprint Testosterone insufficiency in women: fact or fiction?
    Andre Guay
    Center for Sexual Function Endocrinology, Lahey Clinic Northshore, One Essex Center Drive, Peabody, MA 01960, USA
    World J Urol 20:106-10. 2002
    ..Despite these shortcomings, and a shortage of controlled studies, there is ample evidence that testosterone treatment has helped many women with signs and symptoms of deficiency...
  53. ncbi request reprint Osteoarthritis and the postmenopausal woman: Epidemiological, magnetic resonance imaging, and radiological findings
    Fahad S Hanna
    Jean Hailes Foundation, Clayton, Australia
    Semin Arthritis Rheum 34:631-6. 2004
    ..There is some observational evidence to suggest an effect of hormones on osteoarthritis (OA), especially in perimenopausal women...
  54. ncbi request reprint Postmenopausal testosterone therapy and breast cancer risk
    Woraluk Somboonporn
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynaecology, Khon Kaen University, Khon Kaen, Thailand
    Maturitas 49:267-75. 2004
    ..However, as clinical trials have demonstrated a significantly increased risk of breast cancer with oral combined estrogen-progestin therapy, there is a need to ascertain the risk of including testosterone in such regimens...
  55. ncbi request reprint Risks of postmenopausal hormone replacement
    Susan R Davis
    JAMA 288:2820; author reply 2823-4. 2002
  56. ncbi request reprint Transdermal testosterone therapy improves well-being, mood, and sexual function in premenopausal women
    Rebecca Goldstat
    Jean Hailes Foundation Research Unit, Clayton, Victoria, Australia
    Menopause 10:390-8. 2003
    ....
  57. ncbi request reprint Androgens in women
    Sonia L Davison
    The Jean Hailes Foundation, 173 Carinish Road, Clayton, Victoria, Australia
    J Steroid Biochem Mol Biol 85:363-6. 2003
    ....
  58. ncbi request reprint Climacteric symptoms among indigenous Australian women and a model for the use of culturally relevant art in health promotion
    Susan R Davis
    The Jean Hailes Foundation Research Unit, 173 Carinish Road, Clayton, Victoria, 3168 Australia
    Menopause 10:345-51. 2003
    ..To evaluate climacteric symptoms among rural and remote, indigenous Australian women and to develop culturally relevant women's health midlife educational material...
  59. ncbi request reprint Hormone replacement therapy: current controversies
    Sonia Davison
    The Jean Hailes Foundation, Clayton, Victoria, Australia
    Clin Endocrinol (Oxf) 58:249-61. 2003
    ..We have reviewed some basic concepts of oestrogen physiology and how these relate to exogenous oestrogen administration, the risks of greatest concern, and the role of androgens and newer treatment alternatives...
  60. ncbi request reprint Menopause: new therapies
    Susan R Davis
    The Jean Hailes Foundation, Research Unit, 173 Carinish Road, Clayton, VIC 3168, Australia
    Med J Aust 178:634-7. 2003
    ..Effects of SERMs on the cardiovascular system are currently being evaluated...
  61. ncbi request reprint What is the rationale for androgen therapy for women?
    Mary Anne Papalia
    The Jean Hailes Foundation Research Unit, Clayton, Victoria, Australia
    Treat Endocrinol 2:77-84. 2003
    ..However, clear guidelines regarding the diagnosis of androgen insufficiency, optimal therapeutic doses, and long-term safety remain lacking...
  62. ncbi request reprint Intranasal versus transdermal matrix oestrogen replacement in Australasian women
    Susan R Davis
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynaecology, The National Health and Medical Research Council Centre of Clinical Research Excellence for Study of Women s Health, Monash University, Clayton, Victoria, Australia
    Maturitas 51:163-71. 2005
    ..To compare the efficacy and patient acceptability of intranasal and transdermal 17beta-oestradiol delivery systems for postmenopausal symptoms in Australasian women...
  63. ncbi request reprint Comparison of effects of pravastatin and hormone therapy on soluble P-selectin and platelet P-selectin expression in postmenopausal hypercholesterolemic women
    Roger E Peverill
    Cardiology Unit, Centre for Heart and Chest Research, Monash University Department of Medicine, Monash Medical Centre, Clayton, Vic, Australia
    Maturitas 53:158-65. 2006
    ....
  64. ncbi request reprint Measurement of total testosterone in women: comparison of a direct radioimmunoassay versus radioimmunoassay after organic solvent extraction and celite column partition chromatography
    Sonia L Davison
    The Jean Hailes Foundation, Clayton, Victoria, Australia
    Fertil Steril 84:1698-704. 2005
    ....
  65. ncbi request reprint Postmenopausal hormone-replacement therapy
    Susan R Davis
    N Engl J Med 346:63-5. 2002
  66. ncbi request reprint Treatment of menopausal symptoms: what shall we do now?
    Martha Hickey
    University of Western Australia, School of Women s and Infants Health, King Edward Memorial Hospital, Subiaco, Western Australia 6008, Australia
    Lancet 366:409-21. 2005
    ..There is not enough evidence that any of the complementary therapies available are any better than placebo for menopausal vasomotor symptoms, and few safety data exist...
  67. ncbi request reprint Determining the effects of androgen therapy on sexual well-being: a complex challenge
    Susan R Davis
    Menopause 12:359-60. 2005
  68. ncbi request reprint The effects of tibolone on mood and libido
    Susan R Davis
    Jean Hailes Foundation, Clayton, Victoria, Australia
    Menopause 9:162-70. 2002
    ..To review published data pertaining to the effects of tibolone on sexual parameters, mood, and cognitive function in postmenopausal women...
  69. ncbi request reprint Differential expression of factors involved in fat metabolism with age and the menopause transition
    Marie L Misso
    Prince Henry s Institute of Medical Research, Clayton, VIC 3168, Australia
    Maturitas 51:299-306. 2005
    ..The aim of this study was to explore potential mechanisms that might contribute to the changes in body composition associated with the menopause transition...
  70. ncbi request reprint The role of androgen therapy
    Henry G Burger
    Prince Henry s Institute of Medical Research, 246 Clayton Road, Clayton, Victoria 3168, Australia
    Best Pract Res Clin Obstet Gynaecol 16:383-93. 2002
    ..Clinical symptoms of androgen deficiency include lethargy, tiredness and loss of sex drive and interest, and have responded well to androgen replacement, generally without significant side-effects...
  71. ncbi request reprint The role of androgen therapy
    Susan R Davis
    The Jean Hailes Research Unit, Clayton, Victoria, Australia
    Best Pract Res Clin Endocrinol Metab 17:165-75. 2003
    ..Clinical symptoms of androgen insufficiency include loss of libido, diminished well-being, fatigue and blunted motivation and have been reported to respond well to T replacement, generally without significant side-effects...
  72. ncbi request reprint Compartment differences in knee cartilage volume in healthy adults
    Flavia M Cicuttini
    Department of Epidemiology and Preventive Medicine, Monash University Medical School, Alfred Hospital, Prahran, Victoria, Australia
    J Rheumatol 29:554-6. 2002
    ..We investigated whether there are compartment differences in the volume of knee cartilage in healthy persons and identified determinants of medial and lateral tibial cartilage volume...
  73. ncbi request reprint Tibolone was associated with an increase in 7 alpha-methyl-ethinylestradiol
    Susan R Davis
    Menopause 10:105-6; author reply 106-7. 2003
  74. ncbi request reprint Estrogen regulates development of the somatic cell phenotype in the eutherian ovary
    Kara L Britt
    Prince Henry s Institute of Medical Research, Clayton, Victoria, Australia
    FASEB J 16:1389-97. 2002
    ..These findings constitute definitive evidence that estrogen plays a critical role in maintaining female somatic interstitial and granulosa cells in the eutherian ovary...
  75. ncbi request reprint New markers for cardiovascular disease risk in women: impact of endogenous estrogen status and exogenous postmenopausal hormone therapy
    Sonia Davison
    The Jean Hailes Foundation, Clayton, Victoria, Australia 3168
    J Clin Endocrinol Metab 88:2470-8. 2003
    ..Further studies are required to specifically investigate whether treatments that increase or decrease these markers in fact modulate the risk of cardiovascular events in women...
  76. pmc High sensitivity C-reactive protein is associated with lower tibial cartilage volume but not lower patella cartilage volume in healthy women at mid-life
    Fahad S Hanna
    Women s Health Program, Department of Medicine, Central and Eastern Clinical School, Monash University, Alfred Hospital, Prahran, Victoria Australia
    Arthritis Res Ther 10:R27. 2008
    ..The aim of this study was to determine whether serum levels of hsCRP are associated with the variation in tibial and patella cartilage volumes in women without evidence of OA...
  77. ncbi request reprint A pilot study of hormone modulation as a new treatment for mania in women with bipolar affective disorder
    Jayashri Kulkarni
    Alfred Psychiatry Research Centre, The Alfred Hospital, Commercial Road, Melbourne, Victoria 3004, Australia
    Psychoneuroendocrinology 31:543-7. 2006
    ..The MPA group improved more than the placebo group. Further exploration of tamoxifen as a useful adjunct in the treatment of acute manic symptoms in women with Bipolar Affective Disorder is warranted...
  78. ncbi request reprint Determinants of change in patella cartilage volume in healthy subjects
    Fahad Hanna
    Department of Epidemiology and Preventive Medicine, Monash University Medical School, Alfred Hospital, Prahran, Australia
    J Rheumatol 33:1658-61. 2006
    ..To examine whether the amount of patella cartilage in healthy, middle-aged subjects is stable or changes over time, and what factors may influence the changes...
  79. ncbi request reprint Circulating androgen levels and self-reported sexual function in women
    Susan R Davis
    Women s Health Program, Department of Medicine, Monash Medical School, Alfred Hospital, Victoria, Australia
    JAMA 294:91-6. 2005
    ..It has been proposed that low sexual desire and sexual dysfunction are associated with low blood testosterone levels in women. However, evidence to support this is lacking...
  80. ncbi request reprint DHEA therapy for women: effect on sexual function and wellbeing
    M Panjari
    NH and MRC Centre of Clinical Research Excellence in the Women s Health Program, Department of Medicine, Central and Eastern Clinical School, Monash University, Alfred Hospital, Prahran, Victoria, Australia
    Hum Reprod Update 13:239-48. 2007
    ..The studies of DHEA therapy in women with adrenal insufficiency suggest that this group is the most likely to derive health benefits from DHEA supplementation...
  81. ncbi request reprint Adipose aromatase gene expression is greater in older women and is unaffected by postmenopausal estrogen therapy
    Marie L Misso
    Prince Henry s Institute of Medical Research, Clayton, Victoria, Australia
    Menopause 12:210-5. 2005
    ..This implies an increase in capacity for extragonadal tissues to produce estrogen with age...
  82. ncbi request reprint The cross-sectional relationship between fortnightly exercise and knee cartilage properties in healthy adult women in midlife
    Fahad Hanna
    National Health and Medical Research Council of Australia Centre of Clinical Research Excellence for the Study of Women s Health, Monash University Medical School, Alfred Hospital, Prahran, Victoria, Australia
    Menopause 14:830-4. 2007
    ..The aim of this study was to examine the cross-sectional relationship between exercise and knee joint cartilage in women at midlife...
  83. ncbi request reprint The use of testosterone after menopause
    Susan R Davis
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynaecology, Monash University, Clayton, Australia
    J Br Menopause Soc 10:65-9. 2004
    ..All women treated with testosterone need to be carefully monitored both biochemically and clinically and should have long term follow up for adverse sequelae...
  84. ncbi request reprint Dehydroepiandrosterone sulfate levels are associated with more favorable cognitive function in women
    Susan R Davis
    Women s Health Program, Department of Medicine, Monash Medical School, Central and Eastern Clinical School, Monash University, Alfred Hospital, Commercial Road, Prahran, Victoria 3181, Australia
    J Clin Endocrinol Metab 93:801-8. 2008
    ....
  85. doi request reprint Prevalence and incidence of urinary incontinence in women: review of the literature and investigation of methodological issues
    Roslin Botlero
    Women s Health Program, Monash University, Victoria, Australia
    Int J Urol 15:230-4. 2008
    ..The aims of this study were to review the published reports on the prevalence and incidence of urinary incontinence in Australian women and to examine the methodological issues associated with these studies...
  86. pmc Use of a cancer registry is preferable to a direct-to-community approach for recruitment to a cohort study of wellbeing in women newly diagnosed with invasive breast cancer
    Marijana Lijovic
    Women s Health Program, Department of Medicine, Monash University, Alfred Hospital, Prahran, Victoria 3181, Australia
    BMC Cancer 8:126. 2008
    ..The aim of this manuscript is to describe the issues encountered in the recruitment of this community-based study population...