Michael Livingston

Summary

Affiliation: Turning Point Alcohol and Drug Centre
Country: Australia

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Changing the density of alcohol outlets to reduce alcohol-related problems
    Michael Livingston
    AER Centre for Alcohol Policy Research, Turning Point Alcohol and Drug Centre, Melbourne, Australia
    Drug Alcohol Rev 26:557-66. 2007
  2. doi request reprint Variations by age and sex in alcohol-related problematic behaviour per drinking volume and heavier drinking occasion
    Michael Livingston
    AER Centre for Alcohol Policy Research, Turning Point Alcohol and Drug Centre, Fitzroy 3053, Australia
    Drug Alcohol Depend 101:169-75. 2009
  3. doi request reprint Diverging trends in alcohol consumption and alcohol-related harm in Victoria
    Michael Livingston
    Turning Point Alcohol and Drug Centre and School of Population Health, University of Melbourne, Victoria
    Aust N Z J Public Health 34:368-73. 2010
  4. ncbi request reprint Impact of heavy drinkers on others' health and well-being
    Michael Livingston
    AER Centre for Alcohol Policy Research, Turning Point Alcohol and Drug Centre, 54 62 Gertrude Street, Fitzroy, Victoria 3065, Australia
    J Stud Alcohol Drugs 71:778-85. 2010
  5. doi request reprint A longitudinal analysis of alcohol outlet density and domestic violence
    Michael Livingston
    AER Centre for Alcohol Policy Research, Turning Point Alcohol and Drug Centre, Fitzroy, Vic, Australia
    Addiction 106:919-25. 2011
  6. doi request reprint Testing different thresholds for risky episodic drinking--what's so special about five drinks?
    Michael Livingston
    Drug Policy Modelling Program, National Drug and Alcohol Research Centre, University of New South Wales, Australia Centre for Alcohol Policy Research, Turning Point Alcohol and Drug Centre, Australia Electronic address
    Drug Alcohol Depend 133:248-53. 2013
  7. pmc Surveying alcohol and other drug use through telephone sampling: a comparison of landline and mobile phone samples
    Michael Livingston
    Drug Policy Modelling Program, National Drug and Alcohol Research Centre, University of New South Wales, Sydney, Australia
    BMC Med Res Methodol 13:41. 2013
  8. doi request reprint Per-capita alcohol consumption and all-cause male mortality in Australia, 1911-2006
    Michael Livingston
    Centre for Alcohol Policy Research, Turning Point Alcohol and Drug Centre, 54 Gertrude Street, Fitzroy, VIC 3065, Australia
    Alcohol Alcohol 48:196-201. 2013
  9. doi request reprint Perceptions of low-risk drinking levels among Australians during a period of change in the official drinking guidelines
    Michael Livingston
    Centre for Alcohol Policy Research, Turning Point Alcohol and Drug Centre, Fitzroy, VIC 3065, Australia
    Drug Alcohol Rev 31:224-30. 2012
  10. doi request reprint The social gradient of alcohol availability in Victoria, Australia
    Michael Livingston
    School of Population Health, University of Melbourne, Victoria
    Aust N Z J Public Health 36:41-7. 2012

Detail Information

Publications26

  1. ncbi request reprint Changing the density of alcohol outlets to reduce alcohol-related problems
    Michael Livingston
    AER Centre for Alcohol Policy Research, Turning Point Alcohol and Drug Centre, Melbourne, Australia
    Drug Alcohol Rev 26:557-66. 2007
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  2. doi request reprint Variations by age and sex in alcohol-related problematic behaviour per drinking volume and heavier drinking occasion
    Michael Livingston
    AER Centre for Alcohol Policy Research, Turning Point Alcohol and Drug Centre, Fitzroy 3053, Australia
    Drug Alcohol Depend 101:169-75. 2009
    ..This study aims to assess the relationships between age, sex, drinking behaviour and self-reported alcohol-related problem behaviour...
  3. doi request reprint Diverging trends in alcohol consumption and alcohol-related harm in Victoria
    Michael Livingston
    Turning Point Alcohol and Drug Centre and School of Population Health, University of Melbourne, Victoria
    Aust N Z J Public Health 34:368-73. 2010
    ..To examine recent trends in alcohol-related harm and risky drinking in Victoria, Australia...
  4. ncbi request reprint Impact of heavy drinkers on others' health and well-being
    Michael Livingston
    AER Centre for Alcohol Policy Research, Turning Point Alcohol and Drug Centre, 54 62 Gertrude Street, Fitzroy, Victoria 3065, Australia
    J Stud Alcohol Drugs 71:778-85. 2010
    ..This study attempts to assess the degree to which relationships with heavy drinkers affect health and well-being...
  5. doi request reprint A longitudinal analysis of alcohol outlet density and domestic violence
    Michael Livingston
    AER Centre for Alcohol Policy Research, Turning Point Alcohol and Drug Centre, Fitzroy, Vic, Australia
    Addiction 106:919-25. 2011
    ..This study provides the first longitudinal examination of this relationship...
  6. doi request reprint Testing different thresholds for risky episodic drinking--what's so special about five drinks?
    Michael Livingston
    Drug Policy Modelling Program, National Drug and Alcohol Research Centre, University of New South Wales, Australia Centre for Alcohol Policy Research, Turning Point Alcohol and Drug Centre, Australia Electronic address
    Drug Alcohol Depend 133:248-53. 2013
    ..This study examines fifteen different risky-drinking thresholds to assess which definitions of risky drinking best predict negative outcomes...
  7. pmc Surveying alcohol and other drug use through telephone sampling: a comparison of landline and mobile phone samples
    Michael Livingston
    Drug Policy Modelling Program, National Drug and Alcohol Research Centre, University of New South Wales, Sydney, Australia
    BMC Med Res Methodol 13:41. 2013
    ..Studies in the US have identified significant differences between landline and mobile telephone users in smoking and alcohol consumption, but there has been little work in other settings or focussed on illicit drugs...
  8. doi request reprint Per-capita alcohol consumption and all-cause male mortality in Australia, 1911-2006
    Michael Livingston
    Centre for Alcohol Policy Research, Turning Point Alcohol and Drug Centre, 54 Gertrude Street, Fitzroy, VIC 3065, Australia
    Alcohol Alcohol 48:196-201. 2013
    ..This paper uses historical data from 1911 to 2006 to assess the relationship between changes in per-capita alcohol consumption on total male mortality in Australia...
  9. doi request reprint Perceptions of low-risk drinking levels among Australians during a period of change in the official drinking guidelines
    Michael Livingston
    Centre for Alcohol Policy Research, Turning Point Alcohol and Drug Centre, Fitzroy, VIC 3065, Australia
    Drug Alcohol Rev 31:224-30. 2012
    ....
  10. doi request reprint The social gradient of alcohol availability in Victoria, Australia
    Michael Livingston
    School of Population Health, University of Melbourne, Victoria
    Aust N Z J Public Health 36:41-7. 2012
    ..To explore the socioeconomic gradient of alcohol availability in Victoria, Australia...
  11. ncbi request reprint The ecology of domestic violence: the role of alcohol outlet density
    Michael Livingston
    School of Population Health, University of Melbourne, Melbourne, Australia
    Geospat Health 5:139-49. 2010
    ..The results present a mixed picture, and further study is required to develop a clearer understanding of the links between alcohol availability and domestic violence...
  12. doi request reprint Alcohol outlet density and harm: comparing the impacts on violence and chronic harms
    Michael Livingston
    School of Population Health, University of Melbourne, Melbourne, Australia
    Drug Alcohol Rev 30:515-23. 2011
    ..This study extends the previous work by utilising hospital admissions as a less biased outcome measure, incorporating a 14 year longitudinal design and by developing comparative models for violence and rates of alcohol use disorders...
  13. doi request reprint Alcohol outlet density and assault: a spatial analysis
    Michael Livingston
    AER Centre for Alcohol Policy Research, Turning Point Alcohol and Drug Centre, Fitzroy, Australia
    Addiction 103:619-28. 2008
    ..A large number of studies have found links between alcohol outlet densities and assault rates in local areas. This study tests a variety of specifications of this link, focusing in particular on the possibility of a non-linear relationship...
  14. ncbi request reprint Effects of alcohol consumption in spousal relationships on health-related quality of life and life satisfaction
    Michael Livingston
    AER Centre for Alcohol Policy Research, Turning Point Alcohol and Drug Centre, Victoria, Australia
    J Stud Alcohol Drugs 70:383-90. 2009
    ..This study attempts to assess how the drinking of one household member affected those with whom they live...
  15. doi request reprint A longitudinal analysis of alcohol outlet density and assault
    Michael Livingston
    AER Centre for Alcohol Policy Research, Turning Point Alcohol and Drug Centre, Fitzroy, Australia
    Alcohol Clin Exp Res 32:1074-9. 2008
    ..This study provides further evidence of this link and examines the characteristics of regions in which changes in outlet density are most strongly associated with changes in violence rates...
  16. doi request reprint Recent trends in risky alcohol consumption and related harm among young people in Victoria, Australia
    Michael Livingston
    AER Centre for Alcohol Policy Research, Turning Point Alcohol and Drug Centre, Melbourne, Vic, Australia
    Aust N Z J Public Health 32:266-71. 2008
    ..To examine recent trends in the proportion of young people who drink at risky levels and the rate of alcohol-related harms experienced by young people in Victoria, Australia...
  17. doi request reprint Surveying the range and magnitude of alcohol's harm to others in Australia
    Anne Marie Laslett
    AER Centre for Alcohol Policy Research, Turning Point Alcohol and Drug Centre, Fitzroy, Vic, Australia
    Addiction 106:1603-11. 2011
    ..This study aims to document the adverse effects of drinkers in Australia on people other than the drinker...
  18. doi request reprint Individual and community correlates of young people's high-risk drinking in Victoria, Australia
    Michael Livingston
    Turning Point Alcohol and Drug Centre, Fitzroy, Victoria, Australia
    Drug Alcohol Depend 98:241-8. 2008
    ....
  19. doi request reprint Distances to on- and off-premise alcohol outlets and experiences of alcohol-related amenity problems
    Claire Wilkinson
    AER Centre for Alcohol Policy Research, Turning Point Alcohol and Drug Centre, Eastern Health, Melbourne, Australia
    Drug Alcohol Rev 31:394-401. 2012
    ..This paper examines the association between the proximity of someone's home to alcohol outlets and their experience of public amenity problems...
  20. ncbi request reprint The impacts of others' drinking on mental health
    Jason A Ferris
    AER Centre for Alcohol Policy Research, Turning Point Alcohol and Drug Centre, Melbourne, Vic, Australia
    Med J Aust 195:S22-6. 2011
    ..To analyse the links between other people's drinking and mental health and to explore the effects on mental health of heavy and problematic drinkers both within and outside spousal relationships...
  21. pmc The drinker's effect on the social environment: a conceptual framework for studying alcohol's harm to others
    Robin Room
    Turning Point Alcohol and Drug Centre, 54 62 Gertrude St, Fitzroy, Victoria 3065, Australia
    Int J Environ Res Public Health 7:1855-71. 2010
    ..Research questions for the field and its policy significance are noted...
  22. doi request reprint Alcohol intoxication in the context of major public holidays, sporting and social events: a time-series analysis in Melbourne, Australia, 2000-2009
    Belinda Lloyd
    Turning Point Alcohol and Drug Centre, Fitzroy, Vic, Australia
    Addiction 108:701-9. 2013
    ..To assess the relationship between ambulance attendances, emergency department (ED) presentations and hospital admissions for acute alcohol intoxication and the timing of public holidays, sporting and social events...
  23. ncbi request reprint Mapping Australian public opinion on alcohol policies in the new millennium
    Claire Wilkinson
    AER Centre for Alcohol Policy Research, Turning Point Alcohol and Drug Centre, Melbourne, Australia
    Drug Alcohol Rev 28:263-74. 2009
    ..The extent and direction in which attitudes have changed over time was determined...
  24. doi request reprint Improving the coding and classification of ambulance data through the application of International Classification of Disease 10th revision
    Kate Cantwell
    Centre for Population Health, Burnet Institute, 85 Commercial Road, Melbourne, VIC 3004, Australia
    Aust Health Rev 38:70-9. 2014
    ..Ambulance data coded using ICD-10-AM allows for reliable reporting and comparison within the prehospital setting and across the healthcare industry. ..
  25. doi request reprint Quality of life instruments for children and adolescents with neurodisabilities: how to choose the appropriate instrument
    Elizabeth Waters
    McCaughey Centre, VicHealth Centre for the Promotion of Mental Health and Community Wellbeing, School of Population Health, University of Melbourne, Melbourne, Australia
    Dev Med Child Neurol 51:660-9. 2009
    ..The aim of the current paper is to describe QoL instruments for children and adolescents with neurodisabilities against criteria that we think are important when choosing or developing a QoL instrument...
  26. ncbi request reprint Transitions and turning points: examining the links between child maltreatment and juvenile offending
    Anna Stewart
    Griffith University, Brisbane, Australia
    Child Abuse Negl 32:51-66. 2008
    ..However, the majority of maltreated children do not offend. The research presented in this paper examines the impact that timing and chronicity of child maltreatment have on juvenile offending...