L J Beilin

Summary

Affiliation: University of Western Australia
Country: Australia

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Update on lifestyle and hypertension control
    Lawrence J Beilin
    School of Medicine and Pharmacology, Royal Perth Hospital, Perth, Western Australia
    Clin Exp Hypertens 26:739-46. 2004
  2. ncbi request reprint Recent developments concerning diet and hypertension
    L J Beilin
    University Department of Medicine, Royal Perth Hospital, University of Western Australia and HeartSearch WA, Perth, Western Australia, Australia
    Clin Exp Pharmacol Physiol 28:1078-82. 2001
  3. ncbi request reprint Role of automated measurements in understanding lifestyle effects on blood pressure
    Lawrence J Beilin
    Department of Medicine, University of Western Australia, West Australian Institute for Medical Research and HeartSearch, Perth, Australia
    Blood Press Monit 7:45-50. 2002
  4. ncbi request reprint Hypertension research in the 21st century: where is the gold?
    Lawrence J Beilin
    School of Medicine and Pharmacology and West Australian Institute for Medical Research, Royal Perth Hospital, University of Western Australia, Perth, Western Australia
    J Hypertens 22:2243-51. 2004
  5. ncbi request reprint Lifestyle and hypertension
    L J Beilin
    University of Western Australia, Department of Medicine, Royal Perth Hospital, Australia
    Am J Hypertens 12:934-45. 1999
  6. ncbi request reprint Alcohol intake and incidence of coronary disease in Australian aborigines
    V Burke
    School of Medicine and Pharmacology, Royal Perth Hospital Unit, Perth, Australia
    Alcohol Alcohol 42:119-24. 2007
  7. doi request reprint Dietary patterns and markers for the metabolic syndrome in Australian adolescents
    G L Ambrosini
    School of Public Health, Curtin University of Technology, Western Australia, Australia
    Nutr Metab Cardiovasc Dis 20:274-83. 2010
  8. ncbi request reprint The independent and combined effects of aerobic exercise and dietary fish intake on serum lipids and glycemic control in NIDDM. A randomized controlled study
    D W Dunstan
    Department of Medicine, Royal Perth Hospital, University of Western Australia, Australia
    Diabetes Care 20:913-21. 1997
  9. doi request reprint Effects of lupin-enriched foods on body composition and cardiovascular disease risk factors: a 12-month randomized controlled weight loss trial
    R Belski
    School of Medicine and Pharmacology, University of Western Australia, Perth, Western Australia, Australia
    Int J Obes (Lond) 35:810-9. 2011
  10. ncbi request reprint Docosahexaenoic acid but not eicosapentaenoic acid lowers ambulatory blood pressure and heart rate in humans
    T A Mori
    Department of Medicine, University of Western Australia, and The West Australian Heart Research Institute, Perth, Australia
    Hypertension 34:253-60. 1999

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  1. ncbi request reprint Update on lifestyle and hypertension control
    Lawrence J Beilin
    School of Medicine and Pharmacology, Royal Perth Hospital, Perth, Western Australia
    Clin Exp Hypertens 26:739-46. 2004
    ....
  2. ncbi request reprint Recent developments concerning diet and hypertension
    L J Beilin
    University Department of Medicine, Royal Perth Hospital, University of Western Australia and HeartSearch WA, Perth, Western Australia, Australia
    Clin Exp Pharmacol Physiol 28:1078-82. 2001
    ..3. Regular coffee drinking raised blood pressure in older hypertensives, whereas potential antihypertensive effects of dietary anti-oxidants require further scrutiny...
  3. ncbi request reprint Role of automated measurements in understanding lifestyle effects on blood pressure
    Lawrence J Beilin
    Department of Medicine, University of Western Australia, West Australian Institute for Medical Research and HeartSearch, Perth, Australia
    Blood Press Monit 7:45-50. 2002
    ..The information obtained is proving helpful in evaluating actions and interactions of smoking, alcohol, physical activity, caffeine consumption, various types of psychological stress, obesity, and dietary habits...
  4. ncbi request reprint Hypertension research in the 21st century: where is the gold?
    Lawrence J Beilin
    School of Medicine and Pharmacology and West Australian Institute for Medical Research, Royal Perth Hospital, University of Western Australia, Perth, Western Australia
    J Hypertens 22:2243-51. 2004
    ..Equal emphasis is given to the critical importance of the fundamental research required to defeat hypertensive cardiovascular disease in the long run...
  5. ncbi request reprint Lifestyle and hypertension
    L J Beilin
    University of Western Australia, Department of Medicine, Royal Perth Hospital, Australia
    Am J Hypertens 12:934-45. 1999
    ..Regular coffee drinking raises blood pressure in hypertensives. The role of "stress" remains enigmatic, with "job strain" being a possible independent risk factor for hypertension...
  6. ncbi request reprint Alcohol intake and incidence of coronary disease in Australian aborigines
    V Burke
    School of Medicine and Pharmacology, Royal Perth Hospital Unit, Perth, Australia
    Alcohol Alcohol 42:119-24. 2007
    ..To examine risk for coronary heart disease (CHD) and cardiovascular disease (CVD) in relation to alcohol in a cohort of Australian Aborigines...
  7. doi request reprint Dietary patterns and markers for the metabolic syndrome in Australian adolescents
    G L Ambrosini
    School of Public Health, Curtin University of Technology, Western Australia, Australia
    Nutr Metab Cardiovasc Dis 20:274-83. 2010
    ..We examined dietary patterns, CVD risk factors, and the clustering of these risk factors in 1139 14-year-olds living in Western Australia...
  8. ncbi request reprint The independent and combined effects of aerobic exercise and dietary fish intake on serum lipids and glycemic control in NIDDM. A randomized controlled study
    D W Dunstan
    Department of Medicine, Royal Perth Hospital, University of Western Australia, Australia
    Diabetes Care 20:913-21. 1997
    ..The present study examined the effects of moderate aerobic exercise and the incorporation of fish into a low-fat (30% total energy) diet on serum lipids and glycemic control in dyslipidemic NIDDM patients...
  9. doi request reprint Effects of lupin-enriched foods on body composition and cardiovascular disease risk factors: a 12-month randomized controlled weight loss trial
    R Belski
    School of Medicine and Pharmacology, University of Western Australia, Perth, Western Australia, Australia
    Int J Obes (Lond) 35:810-9. 2011
    ..Regular consumption of diets with increased protein or fibre intakes may benefit body weight and composition and cardiovascular disease risk factors. Lupin flour is a novel food ingredient high in protein and fibre...
  10. ncbi request reprint Docosahexaenoic acid but not eicosapentaenoic acid lowers ambulatory blood pressure and heart rate in humans
    T A Mori
    Department of Medicine, University of Western Australia, and The West Australian Heart Research Institute, Perth, Australia
    Hypertension 34:253-60. 1999
    ..These results have important implications for human nutrition and the food industry...
  11. ncbi request reprint Differential effects of eicosapentaenoic acid and docosahexaenoic acid on vascular reactivity of the forearm microcirculation in hyperlipidemic, overweight men
    T A Mori
    Department of Medicine, University of Western Australia, and The West Australian Heart Research Institute, Perth, Australia
    Circulation 102:1264-9. 2000
    ..We investigated possible differences in the effects of purified EPA or DHA on forearm vascular reactivity in overweight hyperlipidemic men that might contribute to the blood pressure-lowering effects of fish oils...
  12. ncbi request reprint Influence of pattern of alcohol intake on blood pressure in regular drinkers: a controlled trial
    V Rakic
    University Department of Medicine, Royal Perth Hospital, and the West Australian Heart Institute
    J Hypertens 16:165-74. 1998
    ..To evaluate the effects of patterns of drinking (weekend versus daily drinking) on the pressor responses to alcohol in 55 male drinkers using clinic and 24 h ambulatory blood pressure monitoring...
  13. ncbi request reprint Family lifestyle and parental body mass index as predictors of body mass index in Australian children: a longitudinal study
    V Burke
    Department of Medicine, Royal Perth Hospital, University of Western Australia, and The Western Australian Heart Research Institute, Perth, Australia
    Int J Obes Relat Metab Disord 25:147-57. 2001
    ..To investigate associations between body mass index (BMI) and family characteristics, including lifestyle, in parents and offspring from Australian families...
  14. ncbi request reprint Long-term effects of exercise on blood pressure and lipids in healthy women aged 40-65 years: The Sedentary Women Exercise Adherence Trial (SWEAT)
    K L Cox
    Department of Medicine, University of Western Australia, Royal Perth Hospital, Australia
    J Hypertens 19:1733-43. 2001
    ..To evaluate the long-term effects of regular moderate or vigorous intensity exercise on blood pressure and blood lipids in previously sedentary older women...
  15. ncbi request reprint Acute effects of ingestion of black and green tea on lipoprotein oxidation
    J M Hodgson
    University of Western Australia, Department of Medicine, and The West Australian Heart Research Institute, Royal Perth Hospital, Perth, Australia
    Am J Clin Nutr 71:1103-7. 2000
    ..The absence of effects in previous studies may be due to the isolation of LDL particles from polyphenolic compounds that are present in the aqueous phase of serum...
  16. ncbi request reprint Effects of isoflavonoids on blood pressure in subjects with high-normal ambulatory blood pressure levels: a randomized controlled trial
    J M Hodgson
    University of Western Australia Department of Medicine, Royal Perth Hospital, Australia
    Am J Hypertens 12:47-53. 1999
    ..Therefore, these results do not support the hypothesis that isoflavonoids, and genistein in particular, are major contributors to the BP lowering effect of vegetarian diets...
  17. ncbi request reprint Hospital admissions and length of stay for coronary disease in an Aboriginal cohort
    V Burke
    University of Western Australia, School of Medicine and Pharmacology, Royal Perth Hospital Unit, Box X2213 GPO, Perth, WA 6847, Australia
    Nutr Metab Cardiovasc Dis 18:357-64. 2008
    ..Coronary disease (CHD)-related hospital admission is more common among indigenous than non-indigenous Australians. We aimed to identify predictors of hospital admission potentially useful in planning prevention programs...
  18. ncbi request reprint Perinatal and childhood origins of cardiovascular disease
    R C Huang
    School of Medicine and Pharmacology, The University of Western Australia UWA M570, Royal Perth Hospital, Perth, Western Australia, Australia
    Int J Obes (Lond) 31:236-44. 2007
    ..We sought to identify early life influences on development of obesity, hypertension and dyslipidemia in children...
  19. ncbi request reprint Clustering of health-related behaviors among 18-year-old Australians
    V Burke
    University Department of Medicine, Royal Perth Hospital, Australia
    Prev Med 26:724-33. 1997
    ..Few studies among young adults have examined clustering of health behaviors affecting risk for lifestyle diseases...
  20. ncbi request reprint Interactions between dietary fat, fish, and fish oils and their effects on platelet function in men at risk of cardiovascular disease
    T A Mori
    Department of Medicine, University of Western Australia, Perth, Western Australia
    Arterioscler Thromb Vasc Biol 17:279-86. 1997
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  21. ncbi request reprint Effects of increasing dietary protein and fibre intake with lupin on body weight and composition and blood lipids in overweight men and women
    J M Hodgson
    School of Medicine and Pharmacology, University of Western Australia, and the WAIMR Centre for Food and Genomic Medicine, Perth, Western Australia, Australia
    Int J Obes (Lond) 34:1086-94. 2010
    ..In addition, several studies have suggested that lupin may reduce cholesterol concentrations and benefit glucose and insulin metabolism...
  22. ncbi request reprint Effects of n-3 polyunsaturated fatty acid supplementation in pregnancy on maternal and fetal erythrocyte fatty acid composition
    J A Dunstan
    School of Paediatrics and Child Health, University of Western Australia, Perth, Western Australia, Australia
    Eur J Clin Nutr 58:429-37. 2004
    ....
  23. doi request reprint Dietary glycaemic carbohydrate in relation to the metabolic syndrome in adolescents: comparison of different metabolic syndrome definitions
    T A O'Sullivan
    Telethon Institute for Child Health Research, Centre for Child Health Research, University of Western Australia, West Perth, WA 6872, Australia
    Diabet Med 27:770-8. 2010
    ..We aimed to evaluate associations between dietary glycaemic carbohydrate and insulin resistance or the prevalence of the metabolic syndrome defined by three different criteria in a population-based adolescent cohort...
  24. ncbi request reprint Effects of lipoproteins from pre-eclamptic women on umbilical endothelial cell 6-oxo-prostaglandin f1alpha and endothelin 1 synthesis, and nitric oxide synthase 3 mRNA expression
    A Barden
    University Department of Medicine, Royal Perth Hospital, Perth, 6847 Western Australia, Australia
    Clin Sci (Lond) 97:697-706. 1999
    ..This study suggests that VLDL, and to a lesser extent LDL, from women with pre-eclampsia could potentially contribute to the reduced systemic 6-oxo-PGF(1alpha) synthesis observed in the pre-eclamptic syndrome...
  25. ncbi request reprint Non pharmacologic therapy and lifestyle factors in hypertension
    L J Beilin
    Department of Medicine, University of Western Australia, Royal Perth Hospital, Australia
    Blood Press 10:352-65. 2001
    ....
  26. ncbi request reprint Does a predisposition to the metabolic syndrome sensitize women to develop pre-eclampsia?
    A E Barden
    Department of Medicine, University of Western Australia, West Australian Heart Research Institute, Royal Perth Hospital
    J Hypertens 17:1307-15. 1999
    ..This study aimed to identify those factors in the non-pregnant state that distinguished women who developed pre-eclampsia from those who had normotensive pregnancies...
  27. ncbi request reprint Isoflavonoids do not inhibit in vivo lipid peroxidation in subjects with high-normal blood pressure
    J M Hodgson
    University of Western Australia Department of Medicine and the Western Australian Heart Research Institute, Royal Perth Hospital, Australia
    Atherosclerosis 145:167-72. 1999
    ..These results are not consistent with the suggestion that the two soy derived isoflavonoids have in vivo antioxidant activity at a level of intake achievable by dietary means and in subjects with high-normal BP...
  28. doi request reprint Dietary fructose in relation to blood pressure and serum uric acid in adolescent boys and girls
    K S Bobridge
    School of Exercise and Health Science, Edith Cowan University, Joondalup, Western Australia, Australia
    J Hum Hypertens 27:217-24. 2013
    ..Our data suggest that gender may influence these relationships in adolescence, with significant associations observed more frequently in boys than girls...
  29. ncbi request reprint Long-chain omega 3 fatty acids, blood lipids and cardiovascular risk reduction
    T A Mori
    Department of Medicine, University of Western Australia and the West Australian Heart Research Institute HeartSearch, Perth, Australia
    Curr Opin Lipidol 12:11-7. 2001
    ..On the basis of our current knowledge, we believe it is justified to recommend, particularly to high-risk populations, an increased dietary intake of omega 3 fatty acids through the consumption of fish...
  30. ncbi request reprint Tracking of blood pressure in Australian children
    V Burke
    Department of Medicine, Royal Perth Hospital, University of Western Australia
    J Hypertens 19:1185-92. 2001
    ..We examined factors that may influence tracking of BP to identify better predictors of higher BP in early adult life...
  31. ncbi request reprint Dietary protein and soluble fiber reduce ambulatory blood pressure in treated hypertensives
    V Burke
    Department of Medicine, University of Western Australia, Royal Perth Hospital and West Australian Heart Research Institute, Perth, Australia
    Hypertension 38:821-6. 2001
    ..These findings have important implications for the prevention and management of hypertension, particularly in populations in which high blood pressure is prevalent in association with diets low in protein, fiber, or both...
  32. pmc Study of mechanisms of glucocorticoid hypertension in rats: endothelial related changes and their amelioration by dietary fish oils
    K Yin
    University of Western Australia, School of Medicine, Perth
    Br J Pharmacol 106:435-42. 1992
    ....
  33. ncbi request reprint Is proteinuric pre-eclampsia a different disease in primigravida and multigravida?
    A E Barden
    University Department of Medicine, University of Western Australia, and Western Australian Heart Research Institute, Royal Perth Hospital, Australia
    Clin Sci (Lond) 97:475-83. 1999
    ..We suggest that studies of the pathophysiology of pre-eclampsia should include multigravida, as long as there is adequate post-partum follow-up to exclude underlying disease...
  34. doi request reprint Polyunsaturated fatty acid intake and blood pressure in adolescents
    T A O'Sullivan
    Telethon Institute for Child Health Research, Centre for Child Health Research, University of Western Australia, West Perth, Western Australia, Australia
    J Hum Hypertens 26:178-87. 2012
    ..No significant associations were observed in girls, or with the omega-6 to omega-3 ratio. Our results suggest that gender may moderate relationships between fatty acid intake and BP in adolescence...
  35. ncbi request reprint Platelet and neutrophil function and eicosanoid release in a subject with abetalipoproteinaemia
    K D Croft
    Department of Medicine, University of Western Australia, Royal Perth Hospital
    Thromb Res 69:333-42. 1993
    ....
  36. ncbi request reprint Impaired ex vivo leukotriene B4 production characterizes the metabolic syndrome and is improved after weight reduction
    I J Tsai
    University of Western Australia, School of Medicine and Pharmacology, Royal Perth Hospital, Perth, Western Australia 6001, Australia
    J Clin Endocrinol Metab 92:4747-52. 2007
    ..Neutrophil (polymorphonuclear neutrophil) production of leukotriene B4 (LTB4) may be associated with alterations in immune and inflammatory function that characterize the metabolic syndrome (MetS)...
  37. ncbi request reprint Reference ranges for blood pressure in preschool Australians, obtained by oscillometry
    K V Blake
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynaecology, University of Western Australia, Crawley, Australia
    J Paediatr Child Health 36:41-6. 2000
    ..To derive reference centiles for blood pressure in children aged 1-6 years which seek to address shortcomings in available reference ranges...
  38. ncbi request reprint Improved analysis of brachial artery ultrasound using a novel edge-detection software system
    R J Woodman
    Department of Medicine, The University of Western Australia, Perth 6001, Australia
    J Appl Physiol 91:929-37. 2001
    ..5% change in FMD. In summary, we have developed a semiautomated computerized vascular ultrasound analysis system that will improve the power of clinical intervention studies to detect small changes in arterial diameter...
  39. ncbi request reprint The effects of alcohol on coagulation and fibrinolytic factors: a controlled trial
    S B Dimmitt
    Department of Medicine, University of Western Australia, Royal Perth Hospital, Australia
    Blood Coagul Fibrinolysis 9:39-45. 1998
    ..The balance of anticoagulant and procoagulant and fibrinolytic effects in any individual may vary depending on quantity and type of alcoholic beverage ingested, as well as on genetic and other variables, all of which merit further study...
  40. ncbi request reprint Effects of a short-term circuit weight training program on glycaemic control in NIDDM
    D W Dunstan
    Department of Medicine, University of Western Australia, West Australian Heart Research Institute, Perth, Australia
    Diabetes Res Clin Pract 40:53-61. 1998
    ..Short-term CWT therefore may provide a practical exercise alternative in the lifestyle management of this condition...
  41. ncbi request reprint Red wine polyphenols, in the absence of alcohol, reduce lipid peroxidative stress in smoking subjects
    R Abu-Amsha Caccetta
    Department of Medicine (Royal Perth Hospital, The University of Western Australia and The West Australian Heart Research Institute, Perth, Western Australia, Australia
    Free Radic Biol Med 30:636-42. 2001
    ....
  42. ncbi request reprint Predictors of body mass index and associations with cardiovascular risk factors in Australian children: a prospective cohort study
    V Burke
    School of Medicine and Pharmacology, The University of Western Australia, Royal Perth Hospital and Western Australian Institute for Medical Research, Perth, Australia
    Int J Obes (Lond) 29:15-23. 2005
    ..To examine predictors of body mass index (BMI) at the age of 8 y in a prospective study of Australian children...
  43. ncbi request reprint Effect of omega 3 fatty acids on oxidative stress in humans: GC-MS measurement of urinary F2-isoprostane excretion
    T A Mori
    Department of Medicine and the West Australian Heart Research Institute, University of Western Australia, Perth, Australia
    Redox Rep 5:45-6. 2000
    ..In both trials, urinary F2-isoprostanes were significantly reduced by 20-27%. Therefore, in contrast with previous reports in the literature, these results demonstrate that omega3 fatty acids reduce in vivo oxidant stress in humans...
  44. ncbi request reprint Alcohol intake and incidence of coronary disease in Australian aborigines
    V Burke
    University of Western Australia, School of Medicine and Pharmacology, Royal Perth Hospital Unit, Box X2213 GPO, Perth 6847, Australia
    Alcohol Alcohol 42:49-54. 2007
    ..To examine risk for coronary heart disease (CHD) and cardiovascular disease (CVD) in relation to alcohol in a cohort of Australian Aborigines...
  45. ncbi request reprint A randomised, controlled study of the effects of aerobic exercise and dietary fish on coagulation and fibrinolytic factors in type 2 diabetics
    D W Dunstan
    Department of Medicine, University of Western Australia, West Australian Heart Research Institute, Australia
    Thromb Haemost 81:367-72. 1999
    ..Furthermore, a small, albeit significant, increase in coagulation factor VIIc associated with fish can be prevented by a concomitant programme of moderate exercise...
  46. ncbi request reprint Changes in cognitive measures associated with a lifestyle program for treated hypertensives: a randomized controlled trial (ADAPT)
    Valerie Burke
    School of Medicine harmacology, Royal Perth Hospital Unit and West Australian Institute for Medical Research, University of Western Australia, Perth, WA 6000, Australia
    Health Educ Res 23:202-17. 2008
    ..A cognitively based lifestyle program in treated hypertensives is associated with improvements in cognitive measures in the shorter and longer term...
  47. ncbi request reprint Adjustment for current weight and the relationship between birth weight and blood pressure in childhood
    K V Blake
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, University of Western Australia, Perth, Australia
    J Hypertens 18:1007-12. 2000
    ..To determine the role of current weight in mediating the relationship between birth weight and blood pressure within the context of the 'fetal origins' hypothesis...
  48. ncbi request reprint Effects on blood pressure of drinking green and black tea
    J M Hodgson
    University of Western Australia Department of Medicine and the Western Australian Heart Research Institute, Royal Perth Hospital, Australia
    J Hypertens 17:457-63. 1999
    ....
  49. pmc Mechanisms of vasodilatation in pregnancy: studies of the role of prostaglandins and nitric-oxide in changes of vascular reactivity in the in situ blood perfused mesentery of pregnant rats
    Z M Chu
    University of Western Australia, Department of Medicine, Perth
    Br J Pharmacol 109:322-9. 1993
    ..7. These data show that vasoconstrictor responses to a variety of agonists are decreased in the in situ blood-perfused mesenteric resistance vessels of pregnant rats.(ABSTRACT TRUNCATED AT 250 WORDS)..
  50. ncbi request reprint Regulatory effects of HMG CoA reductase inhibitor and fish oils on apolipoprotein B-100 kinetics in insulin-resistant obese male subjects with dyslipidemia
    Dick C Chan
    Department of Medicine, University of Western Australia and the Western Australian Institute for Medical Research, Crawley, Western Australia
    Diabetes 51:2377-86. 2002
    ..The differential effects of atorvastatin and fish oils on apoB kinetics support their combined use in correcting defective apoB metabolism in obese, insulin-resistant subjects...
  51. ncbi request reprint Fish oil supplementation in pregnancy modifies neonatal allergen-specific immune responses and clinical outcomes in infants at high risk of atopy: a randomized, controlled trial
    Janet A Dunstan
    School of Paediatrics and Child Health, University of Western Australia, Perth, Australia
    J Allergy Clin Immunol 112:1178-84. 2003
    ..There is growing interest in the potential role of anti-inflammatory n-3 polyunsaturated fatty acids (n-3 PUFAs) in the prevention of allergic disease...
  52. doi request reprint 20-HETE and F2-isoprostanes in the metabolic syndrome: the effect of weight reduction
    I Jung Tsai
    University of Western Australia School of Medicine and Pharmacology, Royal Perth Hospital, Perth, WA 6000, Australia
    Free Radic Biol Med 46:263-70. 2009
    ..20-HETE and oxidative stress may be important mediators of cardiovascular disease risk in the MetS. Although a 4% reduction in body weight reduced BP, there were no changes in plasma or urinary 20-HETE or F(2)-isoprostanes...
  53. ncbi request reprint Factorial study of the effects of atorvastatin and fish oil on dyslipidaemia in visceral obesity
    D C Chan
    Department of Medicine, University of Western Australia, Western Australian Institute for Medical Research, Royal Perth Hospital, Perth, Western Australia
    Eur J Clin Invest 32:429-36. 2002
    ..We investigated the effects of atorvastatin and fish oil on plasma lipid and lipoprotein levels, including remnant-like particle-cholesterol and apolipoprotein C-III, in dyslipidaemic men with visceral obesity...
  54. ncbi request reprint An improved method for the measurement of urinary and plasma F2-isoprostanes using gas chromatography-mass spectrometry
    T A Mori
    Department of Medicine and the Western Australian Heart Research Institute, University of Western Australia, Perth, Perth, 6000, Western
    Anal Biochem 268:117-25. 1999
    ..The inclusion of HPLC separation enables improved analysis of F2-isoprostanes by GC-MS. This methodology will assist in defining the role of F2-isoprostanes as in vivo markers of oxidant stress in clinical and experimental settings...
  55. ncbi request reprint Urinary steroid profiles and alcohol-related blood pressure elevation
    T A Mori
    Department of Medicine, Royal Perth Hospital, Australia
    Clin Exp Pharmacol Physiol 18:287-90. 1991
    ..Such an effect is, therefore, unlikely to contribute significantly to the mechanism of alcohol-related hypertension.(ABSTRACT TRUNCATED AT 250 WORDS)..
  56. ncbi request reprint Fish oils, phytosterols and weight loss in the regulation of lipoprotein transport in the metabolic syndrome: lessons from stable isotope tracer studies
    G F Watts
    Metabolic and Cardiovascular Research Centres, School of Medicine and Pharmacology, University of Western Australia, Perth, Western Australia, Australia
    Clin Exp Pharmacol Physiol 33:877-82. 2006
    ..6. The scope and potential of future studies using stable isotope tracers is discussed...
  57. doi request reprint 20-Hydroxyeicosatetraenoic acid synthesis is increased in human neutrophils and platelets by angiotensin II and endothelin-1
    I J Tsai
    School of Medicine and Pharmacology, Royal Perth Hospital, University of Western Australia, Australia
    Am J Physiol Heart Circ Physiol 300:H1194-200. 2011
    ....
  58. ncbi request reprint Tea intake is inversely related to blood pressure in older women
    Jonathan M Hodgson
    University of Western Australia School of Medicine and Pharmacology, and the Western Australian Institute for Medical Research WAIMR, Western Australia, Australia
    J Nutr 133:2883-6. 2003
    ..The observed associations for both tea intake and 4-O-methylgallic acid are consistent with the hypothesis that long-term regular ingestion of tea may have a favorable effect on blood pressure in older women...
  59. ncbi request reprint Family history as a predictor of blood pressure in a longitudinal study of Australian children
    V Burke
    University Department of Medicine, Royal Perth Hospital, Australia
    J Hypertens 16:269-76. 1998
    ..Sex both of parent and of child might influence associations between parental hypertension and blood pressure in offspring...
  60. ncbi request reprint Exercise behaviour change in 40 to 65-year-old women: The SWEAT Study (Sedentary Women Exercise Adherence Trial)
    K L Cox
    Department of Medicine, University of Western Australia, Australia
    Br J Health Psychol 8:477-95. 2003
    ....
  61. ncbi request reprint Gallic acid metabolites are markers of black tea intake in humans
    J M Hodgson
    Department of Medicine, University of Western Australia, Royal Perth Hospital, Perth, Western Australia, Australia
    J Agric Food Chem 48:2276-80. 2000
    ..It is suggested that these compounds have the potential to be used as markers of black tea intake...
  62. ncbi request reprint Alcohol and endothelial function: a brief review
    I B Puddey
    University of Western Australia, Department of Medicine, Royal Perth Hospital, Western Australia, Australia
    Clin Exp Pharmacol Physiol 28:1020-4. 2001
    ....
  63. ncbi request reprint Effect of atorvastatin and fish oil on plasma high-sensitivity C-reactive protein concentrations in individuals with visceral obesity
    Dick C Chan
    University Department of Medicine, University of Western Australia and the Western Australia Institute for Medical Research, Royal Perth Hospital, Perth, Western Australia WA 6847, Australia
    Clin Chem 48:877-83. 2002
    ..We studied whether dyslipidemic, obese individuals have increased plasma high-sensitivity C-reactive protein (hs-CRP) concentrations and whether treatment with atorvastatin and fish oil lowered plasma hs-CRP concentrations...
  64. pmc Hemodynamic effects of fenofibrate and coenzyme Q10 in type 2 diabetic subjects with left ventricular diastolic dysfunction
    Gerard T Chew
    School of Medicine and Pharmacology, University of Western Australia, Perth, Western Australia, Australia
    Diabetes Care 31:1502-9. 2008
    ..To investigate the effects of fenofibrate and coenzyme Q(10) (CoQ) on diastolic function, ambulatory blood pressure (ABP), and heart rate (HR) in type 2 diabetic subjects with left ventricular diastolic dysfunction (LVDD)...
  65. ncbi request reprint Effects of regular ingestion of black tea on haemostasis and cell adhesion molecules in humans
    J M Hodgson
    University of Western Australia Department of Medicine and HeartSearch, Royal Perth Hospital, Perth, Western Australia, Australia
    Eur J Clin Nutr 55:881-6. 2001
    ..To assess the effects in humans of regular ingestion of black tea on haemostasis-related variables and cell adhesion molecules...
  66. ncbi request reprint Influence of pattern of drinking on cardiovascular disease and cardiovascular risk factors--a review
    I B Puddey
    Department of Medicine, University of Western Australia, Australia
    Addiction 94:649-63. 1999
    ..Without such vital information, public health advice on alcohol and CAD will be limited in its scope and potentially flawed in its impact...
  67. ncbi request reprint The reliability of a food frequency questionnaire for use among adolescents
    G L Ambrosini
    Telethon Institute for Child Health Research, Centre for Developmental Health, Curtin University of Technology, Perth, Western Australia, Australia
    Eur J Clin Nutr 63:1251-9. 2009
    ..Therefore, food frequency questionnaires (FFQs) deemed appropriate for use among adults may not be suitable for adolescents...
  68. ncbi request reprint Blood pressure rise with swimming versus walking in older women: the Sedentary Women Exercise Adherence Trial 2 (SWEAT 2)
    Kay L Cox
    School of Medicine and Pharmacology, University of Western Australia, Western Australian Institute for Medical Research, Perth, Western Australia
    J Hypertens 24:307-14. 2006
    ..Few studies have investigated the effect of swimming training on blood pressure (BP). Our objective was to evaluate 6 months of supervised moderate swimming or walking on BP in previously sedentary, normotensive, older women...
  69. ncbi request reprint Randomized controlled trial of the effect of n-3 fatty acid supplementation on the metabolism of apolipoprotein B-100 and chylomicron remnants in men with visceral obesity
    Dick C Chan
    Department of Medicine, University of Western Australia, West Australian Institute for Medical Research, Royal Perth Hospital, Perth
    Am J Clin Nutr 77:300-7. 2003
    ..Lipid abnormalities may contribute to the increased risk of atherosclerosis and coronary disease in visceral obesity. Fish oils lower plasma triacylglycerols, but the underlying mechanisms are not fully understood...
  70. ncbi request reprint Associations between blood pressure and overweight defined by new standards for body mass index in childhood
    V Burke
    School of Medicine and Pharmacology, University of Western Australia, Royal Perth Hospital and West Australian Institute for Medical Research, Perth WA, Australia
    Prev Med 38:558-64. 2004
    ..We also aimed to examine socioeconomic status in relation to these variables...
  71. ncbi request reprint Controlled comparison of retention and adherence in home- vs center-initiated exercise interventions in women ages 40-65 years: The S.W.E.A.T. Study (Sedentary Women Exercise Adherence Trial)
    K L Cox
    Department of Medicine, University of Western Australia, Western Australian Institute for Medical Research, and HeartSearch, Western Australia
    Prev Med 36:17-29. 2003
    ....
  72. ncbi request reprint A double-blind placebo-controlled trial of the effects of short-term potassium supplementation on blood pressure and atrial natriuretic peptide in normotensive women
    A Barden
    University Department of Medicine, Royal Perth Hospital, Western Australia
    Am J Hypertens 4:206-13. 1991
    ....
  73. ncbi request reprint Health-related behaviours as predictors of mortality and morbidity in Australian Aborigines
    V Burke
    University of Western Australia School of Medicine and Pharmacology, Royal Perth Hospital Unit, Box X2213 GPO, Perth 6847, Australia
    Prev Med 44:135-42. 2007
    ..To examine predictors of coronary heart disease (CHD) and all-cause mortality in Aboriginal Australians...
  74. ncbi request reprint Association between the endothelin-1 gene Lys198Asn polymorphism blood pressure and plasma endothelin-1 levels in normal and pre-eclamptic pregnancy
    A E Barden
    University of Western Australia, Department of Medicine, Royal Perth Hospital, Perth, Australia
    J Hypertens 19:1775-82. 2001
    ..This study examined the frequency of the Lys198Asn polymorphism in the endothelin-1 (ET-1) gene in women with pre-eclampsia and normal pregnancy; and its contribution to levels of plasma ET-1 and blood pressure...
  75. ncbi request reprint Maternal cigarette smoking during pregnancy, low birth weight and subsequent blood pressure in early childhood
    K V Blake
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynaecology, University of Western Australia, Crawley
    Early Hum Dev 57:137-47. 2000
    ..The present study is an exploration of a possible causal pathway underlying the birth weight/blood pressure association rather than simply a confirmation of such an association which has been detailed in many other papers...
  76. ncbi request reprint A controlled trial of the effects of pattern of alcohol intake on serum lipid levels in regular drinkers
    V Rakic
    The University Department of Medicine Royal Perth Hospital and the West Australian Heart Research Institute, Australia
    Atherosclerosis 137:243-52. 1998
    ....
  77. ncbi request reprint Predictors of medication use, compliance and symptoms of hypotension in a community-based sample of elderly men and women
    I Cohen
    University Department of Medicine, Royal Perth Hospital and West Australian Heart Research Institute, Australia
    J Clin Pharm Ther 23:423-32. 1998
    ..To investigate use of prescription and non-prescription drugs, predictors of drug use and symptoms of postprandial and postural hypotension were examined in 765 men and 846 women...
  78. ncbi request reprint Purified eicosapentaenoic and docosahexaenoic acids have differential effects on serum lipids and lipoproteins, LDL particle size, glucose, and insulin in mildly hyperlipidemic men
    T A Mori
    Department of Medicine, The University of Western Australia and The West Australian Heart Research Institute, Perth
    Am J Clin Nutr 71:1085-94. 2000
    ..Regular consumption of n-3 fatty acids of marine origin can improve serum lipids and reduce cardiovascular risk...
  79. ncbi request reprint Placental weight and placental ratio as predictors of later blood pressure in childhood
    K V Blake
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynaecology, King Edward Memorial Hospital, Subiaco, Western Australia
    J Hypertens 19:697-702. 2001
    ..The overall evidence for this is, however, inconclusive. The purpose of the present study was to clearly define the relationships between placental weight, placental ratio and subsequent blood pressure during childhood...
  80. ncbi request reprint Maternal fish oil supplementation in pregnancy reduces interleukin-13 levels in cord blood of infants at high risk of atopy
    J A Dunstan
    School of Paediatrics and Child Health, University of Western Australia, Perth, Australia
    Clin Exp Allergy 33:442-8. 2003
    ..In this study we examined the effects of maternal n-3 (PUFA)-rich fish oil supplementation on cord blood (CB) IgE and cytokine levels in neonates at risk of developing allergic disease...
  81. ncbi request reprint Leukocyte count and vascular function in Type 2 diabetic subjects with treated hypertension
    Richard J Woodman
    Department of Medicine, The University of Western Australia and The West Australian Heart Research Institute, Royal Perth Hospital, Perth, Australia
    Atherosclerosis 163:175-81. 2002
    ..This study examined the associations between vascular function and markers of inflammation in Type 2 diabetic subjects with treated hypertension...
  82. ncbi request reprint Increased lean red meat intake does not elevate markers of oxidative stress and inflammation in humans
    Jonathan M Hodgson
    University of Western Australia, School of Medicine and Pharmacology at Royal Perth Hospital, Perth, Western Australia, Australia
    J Nutr 137:363-7. 2007
    ..4 (-3.4, 0.5) mg/L], and plasma fibrinogen concentrations [-0.08 (-0.40. 0.24) g/L]. Our results suggest that partial replacement of dietary carbohydrate with protein from lean red meat does not elevate oxidative stress or inflammation...
  83. ncbi request reprint Regular ingestion of tea does not inhibit in vivo lipid peroxidation in humans
    Jonathan M Hodgson
    University of Western Australia, Department of Medicine and HeartSearch, Royal Perth Hospital, Perth, WA 6001, Australia
    J Nutr 132:55-8. 2002
    ..These results do not support the suggestion that polyphenolic antioxidants derived from tea inhibit in vivo lipid peroxidation...
  84. ncbi request reprint Effects of purified eicosapentaenoic and docosahexaenoic acids on glycemic control, blood pressure, and serum lipids in type 2 diabetic patients with treated hypertension
    Richard J Woodman
    Department of Medicine, The University of Western Australia, Perth, Australia
    Am J Clin Nutr 76:1007-15. 2002
    ..n-3 Fatty acids lower blood pressure, improve lipids, and benefit other cardiovascular disease risk factors. Effects on glycemia in patients with type 2 diabetes are uncertain...
  85. ncbi request reprint Alcohol is bad for blood pressure
    Ian B Puddey
    Faculty of Medicine, Dentistry and Health Sciences, University of Western Australia, Nedlands, WA, Australia
    Clin Exp Pharmacol Physiol 33:847-52. 2006
    ..e. one to two standard drinks a day in men (10-20 g alcohol) and up to one a day in women (10 g alcohol)). In hypertensive subjects, consumption beyond these levels would be unwise...
  86. ncbi request reprint n -- 3 fatty acid supplementation during pregnancy in women with allergic disease: effects on blood pressure, and maternal and fetal lipids
    Anne E Barden
    School of Medicine and Pharmacology, Royal Perth Hospital Unit, GPO Box X2213, Perth, WA 6847, Australia
    Clin Sci (Lond) 111:289-94. 2006
    ..The effects of fish oil on lipids and blood pressure in non-pregnant individuals appear to be lost when it is administered during pregnancy...
  87. ncbi request reprint Short and long-term adherence to swimming and walking programs in older women--the Sedentary Women Exercise Adherence Trial (SWEAT 2)
    Kay L Cox
    School of Medicine and Pharmacology, University of Western Australia, Australia
    Prev Med 46:511-7. 2008
    ..To examine in previously sedentary older women the effects of exercise mode and a behavioural intervention on short and long-term retention and adherence...
  88. doi request reprint The omega-3 fatty acids EPA and DHA decrease plasma F(2)-isoprostanes: Results from two placebo-controlled interventions
    Emilie Mas
    University of Western Australia, Perth, WA, Australia
    Free Radic Res 44:983-90. 2010
    ..Neither F(3)- nor F(4)-IsoPs were observed in plasma in both studies. These results show that in humans, EPA and DHA reduce in vivo oxidant stress as measured in human plasma and urine...
  89. doi request reprint A comparison of the effects of swimming and walking on body weight, fat distribution, lipids, glucose, and insulin in older women--the Sedentary Women Exercise Adherence Trial 2
    Kay L Cox
    School of Medicine and Pharmacology, University of Western Australia, Western Australian Institute for Medical Research, Perth, Western Australia 6847, Australia
    Metabolism 59:1562-73. 2010
    ..These findings suggest that the type of exercise can influence health benefits...
  90. ncbi request reprint Regular ingestion of black tea improves brachial artery vasodilator function
    Jonathan M Hodgson
    Department of Medicine, University of Western Australia and HeartSearch, Royal Perth Hospital, G P O Box X2213, Perth, Western Australia 6847, Australia
    Clin Sci (Lond) 102:195-201. 2002
    ..These differences remained after adjustment for age, sex and body mass index. These results suggest that one mechanism by which black tea may reduce cardiovascular risk is via improved vasodilator function of conduit arteries...
  91. doi request reprint Skim milk compared with a fruit drink acutely reduces appetite and energy intake in overweight men and women
    Emma R Dove
    School of Medicine and Pharmacology, University of Western Australia, Perth, WA, Australia
    Am J Clin Nutr 90:70-5. 2009
    ..Several studies show that proteins, including whey and casein, are more satiating than carbohydrates. It follows that skim milk would be more satiating than sugar-rich beverages. However, this has yet to be shown...
  92. ncbi request reprint The association between dietary patterns and mental health in early adolescence
    Wendy H Oddy
    Telethon Institute for Child Health Research, Centre for Child Health Research, The University of Western Australia, PO Box 855, West Perth, WA 6872, Australia
    Prev Med 49:39-44. 2009
    ..To investigate the associations between dietary patterns and mental health in early adolescence...
  93. pmc Synergy between adiposity, insulin resistance, metabolic risk factors, and inflammation in adolescents
    Rae Chi Huang
    University of Western Australia, School of Medicine and Pharmacology, Royal Perth Hospital, Perth, Western Australia, Australia
    Diabetes Care 32:695-701. 2009
    ..The purpose of this study was to investigate relationships between inflammatory markers and components of a metabolic syndrome cluster in adolescents...
  94. ncbi request reprint Acute effects of ingestion of black tea on postprandial platelet aggregation in human subjects
    Jonathan M Hodgson
    University of Western Australia Department of Medicine and HeartSearch, Royal Perth Hospital, Perth, Australia
    Br J Nutr 87:141-5. 2002
    ..The results of this study do not support the suggestion that reduced postprandial platelet aggregability contributes to any benefits of black tea on cardiovascular risk...
  95. ncbi request reprint Angiotensin II type 1 receptor antagonists inhibit basal as well as low-density lipoprotein and platelet-activating factor-stimulated human monocyte chemoattractant protein-1
    Julie M Proudfoot
    Department of Medicine, University of Western Australia and the West Australian Institute for Medical Research, Perth, Australia
    J Pharmacol Exp Ther 305:846-53. 2003
    ..This is the first report showing that AT1 receptor antagonists inhibit basal as well as LDL- and PAF-stimulated MCP-1 production in freshly isolated human monocytes...
  96. ncbi request reprint Effects of purified eicosapentaenoic acid and docosahexaenoic acid on platelet, fibrinolytic and vascular function in hypertensive type 2 diabetic patients
    Richard J Woodman
    Department of Medicine, Medical Research Foundation Building, The University of Western Australia, PO Box X2213, Perth, WA 6000, Australia
    Atherosclerosis 166:85-93. 2003
    ..We assessed whether purified eicosapentaenoic acid (EPA) and docosahexaenoic acid (DHA) from fish oil have differential effects on platelet, fibrinolytic and vascular function in patients with both conditions...
  97. ncbi request reprint 20-Hydroxyeicosatetraenoic acid is not associated with circulating insulin in lean to overweight humans
    Natalie C Ward
    School of Medicine and Pharmacology RPH, University of Western Australia, Level 4, Rear 50 Murray Street, Perth, WA 6000, Australia
    Diabetes Res Clin Pract 74:197-200. 2006
    ..The results of the present study suggest that the observed positive association between urinary 20-HETE excretion and BMI may not be related to circulating insulin levels or insulin resistance...
  98. ncbi request reprint Partial substitution of carbohydrate intake with protein intake from lean red meat lowers blood pressure in hypertensive persons
    Jonathan M Hodgson
    University of Western Australia, School of Medicine and Pharmacology at Royal Perth Hospital, GPO Box X2213, Perth, WA 6001, Australia
    Am J Clin Nutr 83:780-7. 2006
    ..Compared with carbohydrate intake, dietary intake of plant protein can lower blood pressure in humans, but the effects of animal protein intake on blood pressure have yet to be investigated...
  99. ncbi request reprint Factors predisposing to pre-eclampsia in women with gestational diabetes
    Anne Barden
    Cardiovascular Research Centre, School of Medicine and Pharmacology, University of Western Australia, Crawley, Western Australia
    J Hypertens 22:2371-8. 2004
    ..We tested the hypothesis that lipid abnormalities precede and contribute to the development of pre-eclampsia using women with gestational diabetes (GDM) as a focus population...
  100. pmc The relation of breastfeeding and body mass index to asthma and atopy in children: a prospective cohort study to age 6 years
    Wendy H Oddy
    Department of Nutrition, Dietetics adn Food Science, Curtin University of Technology, Perth, Australia
    Am J Public Health 94:1531-7. 2004
    ..We investigated the relationship between breastfeeding, asthma and atopy, and child body mass index (BMI)...
  101. ncbi request reprint Effects of alcohol intake on endothelial function in men: a randomized controlled trial
    Renate R Zilkens
    Department of Medicine, University of Western Australia and Western Australian Heart Research Institute, Royal Perth Hospital, Perth, WA 6847, Australia
    J Hypertens 21:97-103. 2003
    ..This biphasic relationship could partly be due to contrasting actions of low and high alcohol intake on endothelial function...