Rosa Alati

Summary

Affiliation: University of Queensland
Country: Australia

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint In utero and postnatal maternal smoking and asthma in adolescence
    Rosa Alati
    Schools of Population Health, The University of Queensland, Queensland, Australia
    Epidemiology 17:138-44. 2006
  2. ncbi request reprint Early weaning and alcohol disorders in offspring: biological effect, mediating factors or residual confounding?
    Rosa Alati
    School of Population Health, The University of Queensland, Queensland, Australia
    Addiction 104:1324-32. 2009
  3. ncbi request reprint The developmental origin of adolescent alcohol use: findings from the Mater University Study of Pregnancy and its outcomes
    Rosa Alati
    School of Population Health, The University of Queensland, QLD, Australia
    Drug Alcohol Depend 98:136-43. 2008
  4. ncbi request reprint Intrauterine exposure to alcohol and tobacco use and childhood IQ: findings from a parental-offspring comparison within the Avon Longitudinal Study of Parents and Children
    Rosa Alati
    School of Population Health, University of Queensland, Herston, Queensland, 4006 Australia
    Pediatr Res 64:659-66. 2008
  5. doi request reprint Is IQ in childhood associated with suicidal thoughts and attempts? Findings from the Mater University Study of Pregnancy and its outcomes
    Rosa Alati
    University of Queensland, School of Population Health, Herston, Australia
    Suicide Life Threat Behav 39:282-93. 2009
  6. doi request reprint Do maternal parenting practices predict problematic patterns of adolescent alcohol consumption?
    Rosa Alati
    School of Population Health, University of Queensland, Queensland, Australia
    Addiction 105:872-80. 2010
  7. ncbi request reprint Is there a fetal origin of depression? Evidence from the Mater University Study of Pregnancy and its outcomes
    Rosa Alati
    School of Population Health, University of Queensland, Herston, Queensland, Australia
    Am J Epidemiol 165:575-82. 2007
  8. ncbi request reprint Early predictors of adult drinking: a birth cohort study
    Rosa Alati
    Longitudinal Study Unit, School of Population Health, University of Queensland, Queensland, Australia
    Am J Epidemiol 162:1098-107. 2005
  9. doi request reprint Fetal growth and behaviour problems in early adolescence: findings from the Mater University Study of Pregnancy
    Rosa Alati
    School of Population Health, University of Queensland, Brisbane, Australia
    Int J Epidemiol 38:1390-400. 2009
  10. ncbi request reprint Is there really a 'J-shaped' curve in the association between alcohol consumption and symptoms of depression and anxiety? Findings from the Mater-University Study of Pregnancy and its outcomes
    Rosa Alati
    School of Population Health, The University of Queensland, Public Health Building Medical School, Australia
    Addiction 100:643-51. 2005

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Publications59

  1. ncbi request reprint In utero and postnatal maternal smoking and asthma in adolescence
    Rosa Alati
    Schools of Population Health, The University of Queensland, Queensland, Australia
    Epidemiology 17:138-44. 2006
    ..Asthma in early childhood has been associated with maternal smoking during pregnancy and parental smoking soon after birth. However, less is known about these exposures and the development of asthma symptoms in adolescence...
  2. ncbi request reprint Early weaning and alcohol disorders in offspring: biological effect, mediating factors or residual confounding?
    Rosa Alati
    School of Population Health, The University of Queensland, Queensland, Australia
    Addiction 104:1324-32. 2009
    ..This study explores associations between early weaning and alcohol use disorders in youth and mechanisms by which these associations may operate...
  3. ncbi request reprint The developmental origin of adolescent alcohol use: findings from the Mater University Study of Pregnancy and its outcomes
    Rosa Alati
    School of Population Health, The University of Queensland, QLD, Australia
    Drug Alcohol Depend 98:136-43. 2008
    ..It is unclear whether fetal alcohol exposure contributes to alcohol use in adolescence. In this study, we examine the association between maternal alcohol use in pregnancy and adolescents' drinking patterns at age 14...
  4. ncbi request reprint Intrauterine exposure to alcohol and tobacco use and childhood IQ: findings from a parental-offspring comparison within the Avon Longitudinal Study of Parents and Children
    Rosa Alati
    School of Population Health, University of Queensland, Herston, Queensland, 4006 Australia
    Pediatr Res 64:659-66. 2008
    ..Our findings suggest that the relationship between maternal moderate alcohol and tobacco use in early pregnancy and childhood IQ may not be explained by intrauterine mechanisms...
  5. doi request reprint Is IQ in childhood associated with suicidal thoughts and attempts? Findings from the Mater University Study of Pregnancy and its outcomes
    Rosa Alati
    University of Queensland, School of Population Health, Herston, Australia
    Suicide Life Threat Behav 39:282-93. 2009
    ..Specific aspects of intelligence may be associated with suicidal thoughts, plans, and attempts...
  6. doi request reprint Do maternal parenting practices predict problematic patterns of adolescent alcohol consumption?
    Rosa Alati
    School of Population Health, University of Queensland, Queensland, Australia
    Addiction 105:872-80. 2010
    ..This study examines whether a mother's style of parenting at child age 5 years predicts problematic patterns of drinking in adolescence, after controlling for relevant individual, maternal and social risk factors...
  7. ncbi request reprint Is there a fetal origin of depression? Evidence from the Mater University Study of Pregnancy and its outcomes
    Rosa Alati
    School of Population Health, University of Queensland, Herston, Queensland, Australia
    Am J Epidemiol 165:575-82. 2007
    ..Further research is needed to better understand the mechanisms underlying the association...
  8. ncbi request reprint Early predictors of adult drinking: a birth cohort study
    Rosa Alati
    Longitudinal Study Unit, School of Population Health, University of Queensland, Queensland, Australia
    Am J Epidemiol 162:1098-107. 2005
    ..Results show that exposure to maternal drinking in adolescence is a strong risk factor for the development of alcohol problems in early adulthood...
  9. doi request reprint Fetal growth and behaviour problems in early adolescence: findings from the Mater University Study of Pregnancy
    Rosa Alati
    School of Population Health, University of Queensland, Brisbane, Australia
    Int J Epidemiol 38:1390-400. 2009
    ..Aim To examine the nature of the association between birth weight and a range of behavioural symptoms, including anxiety/depression and social problems, in adolescence...
  10. ncbi request reprint Is there really a 'J-shaped' curve in the association between alcohol consumption and symptoms of depression and anxiety? Findings from the Mater-University Study of Pregnancy and its outcomes
    Rosa Alati
    School of Population Health, The University of Queensland, Public Health Building Medical School, Australia
    Addiction 100:643-51. 2005
    ..To determine the nature of the association between alcohol consumption and symptoms of anxiety and depression in women...
  11. ncbi request reprint Gender differences in the relationships between alcohol, tobacco and mental health in patients attending an emergency department
    Rosa Alati
    Queensland Alcohol and Drug Research and Education Centre QADREC, School of Population Health, The University of Queensland, Herston QLD 4006, Australia
    Alcohol Alcohol 39:463-9. 2004
    ..This paper examines the nature of the association between usual alcohol consumption, tobacco use and symptoms of anxiety and depression in Emergency Department patients in Queensland, Australia...
  12. ncbi request reprint Pathways to ecstasy use in young adults: anxiety, depression or behavioural deviance?
    Rosa Alati
    School of Population Health, The University of Queensland, QLD, Australia
    Drug Alcohol Depend 92:108-15. 2008
    ..To investigate pathways to ecstasy use disorders from pre-birth to early adulthood with particular attention to the relationship between early depressive and anxiety symptoms and later ecstasy use disorders...
  13. ncbi request reprint In utero alcohol exposure and prediction of alcohol disorders in early adulthood: a birth cohort study
    Rosa Alati
    School of Population Health, The University of Queensland, Medical School, Public Health Building, Herston, Queensland 4006, Australia
    Arch Gen Psychiatry 63:1009-16. 2006
    ..Little is known about the contribution of fetal alcohol exposure to the development of alcohol disorders in early adulthood...
  14. pmc Associations of maternal pre-pregnancy obesity and excess pregnancy weight gains with adverse pregnancy outcomes and length of hospital stay
    Abdullah A Mamun
    School of Population Health, The University of Queensland, Brisbane, Australia
    BMC Pregnancy Childbirth 11:62. 2011
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  15. ncbi request reprint Substance misuse, anxiety and depression and urgency of presentation to a public emergency department in Australia
    Stuart A Kinner
    Queensland Alcohol and Drug Research and Education Centre, School of Population Health, The University of Queensland, Herston, Queensland, Australia
    Emerg Med Australas 17:363-70. 2005
    ..To establish the prevalence and comorbidity of substance-related problems and anxiety and depression, among ED presentations, and to compare the prevalence of these conditions among more and less urgent presentations...
  16. pmc Does maternal smoking during pregnancy predict the smoking patterns of young adult offspring? A birth cohort study
    Abdullah Al Mamun
    School of Population Health, The University of Queensland, Herston, Queensland, Australia
    Tob Control 15:452-7. 2006
    ..To examine the association between maternal smoking during pregnancy and the development of smoking behaviour patterns among young adult offspring...
  17. ncbi request reprint Does depression experienced by mothers leads to a decline in marital quality: a 21-year longitudinal study
    Jake M Najman
    Schools of Population Health and Social Science, University of Queensland, Brisbane, QLD, 4072, Australia
    Soc Psychiatry Psychiatr Epidemiol 49:121-32. 2014
    ..Few studies however have examined the possibility that depression can lead to a decrease in marital quality and an increase in marital breakdown. Depression may be an important pathway to a decline in martial quality...
  18. ncbi request reprint Association of maternal smoking and alcohol consumption with young adults' cannabis use: a prospective study
    Mohammad Reza Hayatbakhsh
    School of Population Health, University of Queensland, Brisbane, Australia
    Am J Epidemiol 166:592-8. 2007
    ..Prevention programs that address maternal and adolescent tobacco use and adolescent externalizing behavior should be considered as strategies to reduce cannabis use by young adults...
  19. ncbi request reprint Changes in mental health status amongst children of migrants to Australia: a longitudinal study
    Rosa Alati
    School of Social Science, The University of Queensland, St Lucia, Australia
    Sociol Health Illn 25:866-88. 2003
    ..Children of migrant parents have fewer symptoms of some behaviour problems in the years after their arrival in Australia, but these rates increase to the Australian level over time...
  20. doi request reprint The ability of YSR DSM-oriented depression scales to predict DSM-IV depression in young adults: a longitudinal study
    Kaeleen Dingle
    School of Population Health, University of Queensland, Brisbane, Australia
    J Affect Disord 121:45-51. 2010
    ..This paper aims to evaluate the performance of the youth self report (YSR) empirical and DSM-oriented internalising scales in predicting later depressive disorders in young adults...
  21. doi request reprint Attrition in a longitudinal study with hard-to-reach participants was reduced by ongoing contact
    Michael C David
    School of Population Health, The University of Queensland, Herston Road, Herston, Queensland 4006, Australia
    J Clin Epidemiol 66:575-81. 2013
    ..Identifying determinants of attrition is essential in determining attrition prevention strategies. The objective of this study was to investigate a number of these determinants, with an emphasis on contactability...
  22. doi request reprint Predicting depressive and anxiety disorders with the YASR internalising scales (empirical and DSM-oriented)
    Kaeleen Dingle
    School of Population Health, University of Queensland, Level 4, Public Health Building, Herston Road, Herston, QLD 4006, Australia
    Soc Psychiatry Psychiatr Epidemiol 46:1313-24. 2011
    ..To date no study has examined the concurrent utility of the young adult (YASR) internalising scales, either the empirical or newly developed DSM-oriented depressive or anxiety scales...
  23. ncbi request reprint Does childhood sexual abuse have an effect on young adults' nicotine disorder (dependence or withdrawal)? Evidence from a birth cohort study
    Abdullah Al Mamun
    School of Population Health, The University of Queensland, Herston Road, Herston, Brisbane, QLD 4006, Australia
    Addiction 102:647-54. 2007
    ..To examine whether there is evidence of an independent association between childhood sexual abuse (CSA) and nicotine disorder in youth and to explore the mechanisms underlying this association in a prospective cohort study...
  24. doi request reprint Early childhood predictors of early substance use and substance use disorders: prospective study
    Mohammad R Hayatbakhsh
    School of Population Health, University of Queensland, Herston, QLD, Australia m hay
    Aust N Z J Psychiatry 42:720-31. 2008
    ..The purpose of the present study was to examine the longitudinal association between early childhood factors and early initiation of use of substances and substance use disorders in a large prospective study...
  25. ncbi request reprint Asthma and internalizing behavior problems in adolescence: a longitudinal study
    Rosa Alati
    School of Population Health, University of Queensland, Queensland 4101, Australia
    Psychosom Med 67:462-70. 2005
    ..The causal direction of this association is, however, unclear. This article examines the nature of the relationship between behavior and asthma problems in childhood and adolescence...
  26. doi request reprint Adolescent problem behaviours predicting DSM-IV diagnoses of multiple substance use disorder. Findings of a prospective birth cohort study
    Mohammad Reza Hayatbakhsh
    QADREC, School of Population Health, The University of Queensland, Herston Road, Herston QLD 4006, Australia
    Soc Psychiatry Psychiatr Epidemiol 43:356-63. 2008
    ..This study examined prospective associations of adolescent psychopathology and problem behaviours with SUD in early adulthood, and whether these associations are confounded by other factors...
  27. doi request reprint Pregnancy loss and psychiatric disorders in young women: an Australian birth cohort study
    Kaeleen Dingle
    School of Population Health, University of Queensland, Herston Road, Herston, QLD 4006, Australia
    Br J Psychiatry 193:455-60. 2008
    ..Recent evidence has linked induced abortion with later adverse psychiatric outcomes in young women...
  28. ncbi request reprint Validating a screening tool for mental health and substance use risk in an Indigenous prison population
    Coralie Ober
    School of Pharmacy, University of Queensland, Herston, Australia QADREC, School of Population Health, University of Queensland, Herston, Australia
    Drug Alcohol Rev 32:611-7. 2013
    ..This research aimed to assess the utility of this tool in an Indigenous prison population...
  29. ncbi request reprint Risk of attrition in a longitudinal study of skin cancer: logistic and survival models can give different results
    Michael C David
    School of Population Health, The University of Queensland, Herston Road, Queensland 4006, Australia
    J Clin Epidemiol 66:888-95. 2013
    ..The primary aim of this study was to compare the performance of four models in analyzing attrition risk...
  30. doi request reprint School performance and alcohol use problems in early adulthood: a longitudinal study
    Mohammad Reza Hayatbakhsh
    School of Population Health, University of Queensland, Herston, Queensland 4006, Australia
    Alcohol 45:701-9. 2011
    ..Exploration of the pathway linking school performance and alcohol problems in young people may help identify opportunities for preventive interventions...
  31. ncbi request reprint Pre-trauma verbal ability at five years of age and the risk of post-traumatic stress disorder in adult males and females
    Kim Steven Betts
    School of Population Health, University of Queensland, Brisbane, Australia
    J Psychiatr Res 46:933-9. 2012
    ....
  32. doi request reprint Association between cannabis use and psychosis-related outcomes using sibling pair analysis in a cohort of young adults
    John McGrath
    Queensland Brain Institute, University of Queensland, St Lucia, Queensland, Australia
    Arch Gen Psychiatry 67:440-7. 2010
    ..The use of sibling pair analysis reduces the influence of unmeasured residual confounding...
  33. ncbi request reprint Common symptoms during pregnancy to predict depression and health status 14 years post partum
    Mohsina Khatun
    Princess Alexandra Hospital, Brisbane, Australia
    Int J Gynaecol Obstet 104:214-7. 2009
    ..To examine the prospective association between symptoms commonly experienced during pregnancy and the mental and general health status of women 14 years post partum...
  34. ncbi request reprint Changes in maternal marital status are associated with young adults' cannabis use: evidence from a 21-year follow-up of a birth cohort
    Mohammad R Hayatbakhsh
    School of Population Health, The University of Queensland, Brisbane, Australia
    Int J Epidemiol 35:673-9. 2006
    ..Because the upwards trend in use of cannabis has been coincident with an increase in marital breakdown, this study examines the relationship between marital status, marital changes, and the onset of cannabis use...
  35. ncbi request reprint Assessing bias in a prospective study of diabetes that implemented substitution sampling as a recruitment strategy
    Michael C David
    School of Population Health, The University of Queensland, Herston Road, Herston 4006, Queensland, Australia Electronic address
    J Clin Epidemiol 67:715-21. 2014
    ..The objective of this study was to investigate substitution sampling as an alternative recruitment strategy...
  36. doi request reprint Longitudinal analysis of maternal risk factors for childhood sexual abuse: early attitudes and behaviours, socioeconomic status, and mental health
    Andrew Martin
    School of Population Health and Centre for Youth Substance Abuse Research, University of Queensland, Herston Road, Herston, Queensland 4006, Australia
    Aust N Z J Psychiatry 45:629-37. 2011
    ....
  37. ncbi request reprint Does maternal smoking during pregnancy have a direct effect on future offspring obesity? Evidence from a prospective birth cohort study
    Abdullah Al Mamun
    Longitudinal Studies Unit, School of Population Health, University of Queensland, Brisbane, Australia
    Am J Epidemiol 164:317-25. 2006
    ..They provide yet another incentive for pregnant women to be persuaded not to smoke and for young women to be encouraged to never take up smoking...
  38. ncbi request reprint The role of sleep disturbance in the relationship between post-traumatic stress disorder and suicidal ideation
    Kim Steven Betts
    School of Population Health, University of Queensland, Brisbane, Australia Electronic address
    J Anxiety Disord 27:735-41. 2013
    ..Sleep disturbance may be targeted in those who experience PTSD to help prevent suicidal ideation. ..
  39. pmc Child maltreatment and adolescent mental health problems in a large birth cohort
    Ryan Mills
    School of Medicine, University of Queensland, c Department of Paediatrics, Logan Hospital, P O Box 4096, Loganholme DC, Queensland 4129, Australia
    Child Abuse Negl 37:292-302. 2013
    ..To examine whether notified child maltreatment is associated with adverse psychological outcomes in adolescence, and whether differing patterns of psychological outcome are seen depending on the type of maltreatment...
  40. pmc Prenatal alcohol exposure and offspring cognition and school performance. A 'Mendelian randomization' natural experiment
    Luisa Zuccolo
    MRC Integrative Epidemiology Unit, University of Bristol, Bristol, UK, School of Social and Community Medicine, University of Bristol, Bristol, UK, Section of Developmental Psychiatry, University of Nottingham, Nottingham, UK, Department of Health Sciences, University of Leicester, Leicester, UK, School of Medicine, University of Sheffield, Sheffield, UK, Clinical Genetics, University Hospitals of Leicester, Leicester, UK, School of Population Health, University of Queensland, Brisbane, Queensland, Australia and National Perinatal Epidemiology Unit, University of Oxford, Oxford, UK
    Int J Epidemiol 42:1358-70. 2013
    ..The authors aimed to investigate the unconfounded effect of moderately increased prenatal alcohol exposure on cognitive/educational performance...
  41. ncbi request reprint The association between lower birth weight and comorbid generalised anxiety and major depressive disorder
    Kim Steven Betts
    Care of Rosa Alati, School of Population Health, The University of Queensland, 4th Floor, Public Health Building, Herston Rd, Herston QLD 4006, Australia
    J Affect Disord 146:231-7. 2013
    ..We tested for an association between lower birth weight and major depression, generalised anxiety and comorbid generalised anxiety and major depression...
  42. ncbi request reprint Exploring the female specific risk to partial and full PTSD following physical assault
    Kim Steven Betts
    School of Population Health, University of Queensland, Brisbane, Australia
    J Trauma Stress 26:86-93. 2013
    ..9%), attributable risk analysis suggested that due to the strong risk of PTSD in females exposed to physical assault, physical assault is possibly a contributor to the overall female increased prevalence of PTSD...
  43. doi request reprint The association between birth weight and anxiety disorders in young adults
    Kim Steven Betts
    School of Population Health, University of Queensland, Brisbane, Australia
    J Anxiety Disord 25:1060-7. 2011
    ..The association remained when subsequent analysis restricted the sample to those exposed to trauma. This is the first study in which birth weight has been found to be associated with post-traumatic stress disorders in adults...
  44. ncbi request reprint Cannabis and anxiety and depression in young adults: a large prospective study
    Mohammad R Hayatbakhsh
    School of Population Health, University of Queensland, QADREC, Public Health Building, Hernston Road, Hernston, QLD 4006, Brisbane, Australia
    J Am Acad Child Adolesc Psychiatry 46:408-17. 2007
    ..To examine whether age of first use or frequency of use of cannabis is associated with anxiety and depression (AD) in young adults, independent of known potential confounders, including the use of other illicit drugs...
  45. ncbi request reprint Do paternal arrest and imprisonment lead to child behaviour problems and substance use? A longitudinal analysis
    Stuart A Kinner
    School of Population Health, University of Queensland, Australia
    J Child Psychol Psychiatry 48:1148-56. 2007
    ..This study investigates the impact of paternal arrest and imprisonment on child behaviour and substance use, as a function of child gender, and in the context of known social and familial risk factors...
  46. ncbi request reprint Maternal prenatal infection, early susceptibility to illness and adult psychotic experiences: a birth cohort study
    Kim S Betts
    School of Population Health, University of Queensland, Brisbane, Australia Electronic address
    Schizophr Res 156:161-7. 2014
    ..No research has examined how the combination of these prenatal and postnatal exposures is linked to an increased risk to later schizophrenia and psychotic disorders...
  47. pmc Effect of prenatal alcohol exposure on childhood academic outcomes: contrasting maternal and paternal associations in the ALSPAC study
    Rosa Alati
    School of Population Health, University of Queensland, Brisbane, Queensland, Australia Centre for Youth Substance Abuse Research, University of Queensland, Brisbane, Queensland, Australia
    PLoS ONE 8:e74844. 2013
    ..This study has tested the hypothesis that low-to-moderate maternal alcohol use in pregnancy is associated with lower school test scores at age 11 in the offspring via intrauterine mechanisms...
  48. ncbi request reprint Do parents' marital circumstances predict young adults' DSM-IV cannabis use disorders? A prospective study
    Mohammad R Hayatbakhsh
    Addiction 101:1778-86. 2006
    ..To determine whether parental marital status and marital quality in adolescence are associated with cannabis use disorders in young adults...
  49. doi request reprint Maternal anxiety and attention problems in children at 5 and 14 years
    Alexandra M Clavarino
    University of Queensland, St Lucia, Australia 4072
    J Atten Disord 13:658-67. 2010
    ..This study examines the association between maternal anxiety from pregnancy to 5 years and child attention problems at 5 and 14 years...
  50. doi request reprint Alcohol and tobacco use among maltreated and non-maltreated adolescents in a birth cohort
    Ryan Mills
    School of Medicine, University of Queensland, Herston, QLD, Australia Department of Paediatrics, Logan Hospital, Loganholme DC, QLD, Australia
    Addiction 109:672-80. 2014
    ..This study examines whether child maltreatment experience predicts adolescent tobacco and alcohol use...
  51. ncbi request reprint Do young people with comorbid mental and alcohol disorders experience worse behavioural problems?
    Caroline L Salom
    School of Population Health, The University of Queensland, Herston Road, Herston 4006, Australia Electronic address
    Psychiatry Res 219:372-9. 2014
    ....
  52. ncbi request reprint Maternal depressive, anxious, and stress symptoms during pregnancy predict internalizing problems in adolescence
    Kim S Betts
    School of Population Health, University of Queensland, Brisbane, Australia
    Depress Anxiety 31:9-18. 2014
    ..In this paper, we derived longitudinal trajectories of maternal depressive, anxious, and stress symptoms over early life to predict offspring behavior in adolescence...
  53. ncbi request reprint Randomised controlled trial of a service brokerage intervention for ex-prisoners in Australia
    Stuart A Kinner
    Melbourne School of Population and Global Health, The University of Melbourne, 207 Bouverie Street, Carlton, VIC 3010, Australia
    Contemp Clin Trials 36:198-206. 2013
    ..Under-utilisation of health services contributes to these outcomes, but interventions to increase health service utilisation in ex-prisoners are in their infancy and few have been rigorously evaluated...
  54. ncbi request reprint 'It was a nice day...a beautiful day': an analysis of relapse into substance misuse among Indigenous drinkers
    Rosa Alati
    School of Social Science, University of Queensland, Australia
    Drug Alcohol Rev 22:135-41. 2003
    ..Relapse prevention should be part of a range of public health strategies for tackling substance misuse problems with Indigenous drinkers, and should be included at the minimal intervention level...
  55. doi request reprint Is low BMI associated with specific drug use among injecting drug users?
    Fairlie McIlwraith
    1Queensland Alcohol and Drug Research and Education Centre, School of Population Health, The University of Queensland, Brisbane, Australia
    Subst Use Misuse 49:374-82. 2014
    ..4 times the risk of being underweight compared with amphetamine users, and amphetamine users were at almost twice the odds of being obese compared with lower level morphine users. Nutrition should play a part in harm minimization. ..
  56. doi request reprint Monte Carlo simulation of the cost-effectiveness of sample size maintenance programs revealed the need to consider substitution sampling
    Michael C David
    School of Population Health, The University of Queensland, Herston, Queensland 4006, Australia
    J Clin Epidemiol 65:1200-11. 2012
    ..To assess the cost-effectiveness of sample size maintenance programs in a prospective cohort...
  57. doi request reprint Maternal attitudes in pregnancy predict drinking initiation in adolescence
    Delyse M Hutchinson
    National Drug and Alcohol Research Centre, University of New South Wales, Sydney, NSW, Australia
    Aust N Z J Psychiatry 42:324-34. 2008
    ..The aim of the present study was to examine whether maternal attitudes to pregnancy and infant caregiving predict drinking initiation in adolescence...
  58. ncbi request reprint Epidemiologic evidence for the fetal overnutrition hypothesis: findings from the mater-university study of pregnancy and its outcomes
    Debbie A Lawlor
    Department of Social Medicine, University of Bristol, Bristol, UK
    Am J Epidemiol 165:418-24. 2007
    ..0001). In sensitivity analyses taking account of different plausible levels of nonpaternity (up to 15%), the greater maternal effect remained. These findings provide some support for the fetal overnutrition hypothesis...
  59. ncbi request reprint Prediction of adolescent smoking from family and social risk factors at 5 years, and maternal smoking in pregnancy and at 5 and 14 years
    Frances V O'Callaghan
    School of Psychology, Griffith University, Gold Coast, Mater Misericordiae Hospital, Brisbane and The University of Queensland, Australia
    Addiction 101:282-90. 2006
    ..The influence of mothers who smoke in pregnancy or continue to smoke at 14 years was also examined...