David G Bruce

Summary

Affiliation: University of Western Australia
Country: Australia

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Barriers to community support for the dementia carer: a qualitative study
    D G Bruce
    University Department Medicine, Fremantle Hospital, Western Australia, Australia
    Int J Geriatr Psychiatry 15:451-7. 2000
  2. ncbi request reprint A prospective study of depression and mortality in patients with type 2 diabetes: the Fremantle Diabetes Study
    D G Bruce
    School of Medicine and Pharmacology, University of Western Australia, Perth, WA, Australia
    Diabetologia 48:2532-9. 2005
  3. ncbi request reprint Physical disability contributes to caregiver stress in dementia caregivers
    David G Bruce
    School of Medicine and Pharmacology, University of Western Australia, Fremantle Hospital, P O Box 480, Fremantle, Western Australia 6959, Australia
    J Gerontol A Biol Sci Med Sci 60:345-9. 2005
  4. ncbi request reprint Predictors of cognitive impairment and dementia in older people with diabetes
    D G Bruce
    School of Medicine and Pharmacology, University of Western Australia, Perth, WA, Australia
    Diabetologia 51:241-8. 2008
  5. ncbi request reprint Vascular depression in older people with diabetes
    D G Bruce
    School of Medicine and Pharmacology, University of Western Australia, Fremantle Hospital, Fremantle, Western Australia, Australia
    Diabetologia 49:2828-36. 2006
  6. ncbi request reprint Cognitive impairment, physical disability and depressive symptoms in older diabetic patients: the Fremantle Cognition in Diabetes Study
    David G Bruce
    School of Medicine and Pharmacology, University of Western Australia, Perth, Australia
    Diabetes Res Clin Pract 61:59-67. 2003
  7. ncbi request reprint Diabetes education and knowledge in patients with type 2 diabetes from the community: the Fremantle Diabetes Study
    David G Bruce
    Department of Medicine, University of Western Australia, Fremantle Hospital, Western Australia 6959, Fremantle, Australia
    J Diabetes Complications 17:82-9. 2003
  8. ncbi request reprint Communication problems between dementia carers and general practitioners: effect on access to community support services
    David G Bruce
    Department of Medicine, University of Western Australia, Perth, Australia
    Med J Aust 177:186-8. 2002
  9. pmc Maternal family history of diabetes is associated with a reduced risk of cardiovascular disease in women with type 2 diabetes: the Fremantle Diabetes Study
    David G Bruce
    School of Medicine and Pharmacology, University of Western Australia, Nedlands, Western Australia, Australia
    Diabetes Care 33:1477-83. 2010
  10. ncbi request reprint Dementia and its associations in type 2 diabetes mellitus: the Fremantle Diabetes Study
    D G Bruce
    Department of Community and Geriatric Medicine, University of Western Australia, Fremantle Hospital, PO Box 480, Fremantle, WA 6959, Australia
    Diabetes Res Clin Pract 53:165-72. 2001

Detail Information

Publications56

  1. ncbi request reprint Barriers to community support for the dementia carer: a qualitative study
    D G Bruce
    University Department Medicine, Fremantle Hospital, Western Australia, Australia
    Int J Geriatr Psychiatry 15:451-7. 2000
    ..To understand how carers of dementia sufferers gain access to community support and to determine potential barriers for carers...
  2. ncbi request reprint A prospective study of depression and mortality in patients with type 2 diabetes: the Fremantle Diabetes Study
    D G Bruce
    School of Medicine and Pharmacology, University of Western Australia, Perth, WA, Australia
    Diabetologia 48:2532-9. 2005
    ..Depression is associated with excess mortality in patients with type 2 diabetes. We investigated the impact, and possible causal mechanisms, of depression on all-cause and cardiac mortality in patients with type 2 diabetes...
  3. ncbi request reprint Physical disability contributes to caregiver stress in dementia caregivers
    David G Bruce
    School of Medicine and Pharmacology, University of Western Australia, Fremantle Hospital, P O Box 480, Fremantle, Western Australia 6959, Australia
    J Gerontol A Biol Sci Med Sci 60:345-9. 2005
    ..The authors wanted to determine whether physical disability, as determined by the SF-12 survey that provides information on both physical and mental health problems, contributes to caregiver stress...
  4. ncbi request reprint Predictors of cognitive impairment and dementia in older people with diabetes
    D G Bruce
    School of Medicine and Pharmacology, University of Western Australia, Perth, WA, Australia
    Diabetologia 51:241-8. 2008
    ..We explored the relative contribution of diabetes-related variables as predictors of dementia in older individuals with diabetes...
  5. ncbi request reprint Vascular depression in older people with diabetes
    D G Bruce
    School of Medicine and Pharmacology, University of Western Australia, Fremantle Hospital, Fremantle, Western Australia, Australia
    Diabetologia 49:2828-36. 2006
    ..We explored a wide range of potential explanatory variables of depression in a longitudinal study of older diabetic subjects to investigate the vascular depression hypothesis in these patients...
  6. ncbi request reprint Cognitive impairment, physical disability and depressive symptoms in older diabetic patients: the Fremantle Cognition in Diabetes Study
    David G Bruce
    School of Medicine and Pharmacology, University of Western Australia, Perth, Australia
    Diabetes Res Clin Pract 61:59-67. 2003
    ..To determine whether the prevalence of dementia, depression and/or disability in older diabetic subjects warrants an active screening approach by diabetes health care workers...
  7. ncbi request reprint Diabetes education and knowledge in patients with type 2 diabetes from the community: the Fremantle Diabetes Study
    David G Bruce
    Department of Medicine, University of Western Australia, Fremantle Hospital, Western Australia 6959, Fremantle, Australia
    J Diabetes Complications 17:82-9. 2003
    ..Diabetic patients obtain knowledge of the condition from a variety of sources. These include education programs and encounters with health-care staff such as during instruction on self-monitoring of blood glucose (SMBG)...
  8. ncbi request reprint Communication problems between dementia carers and general practitioners: effect on access to community support services
    David G Bruce
    Department of Medicine, University of Western Australia, Perth, Australia
    Med J Aust 177:186-8. 2002
    ..To investigate the circumstances that led general practitioners to refer dementia sufferers and their carers to community support services...
  9. pmc Maternal family history of diabetes is associated with a reduced risk of cardiovascular disease in women with type 2 diabetes: the Fremantle Diabetes Study
    David G Bruce
    School of Medicine and Pharmacology, University of Western Australia, Nedlands, Western Australia, Australia
    Diabetes Care 33:1477-83. 2010
    ..To investigate whether parental family history of diabetes influences cardiovascular outcomes in type 2 diabetes...
  10. ncbi request reprint Dementia and its associations in type 2 diabetes mellitus: the Fremantle Diabetes Study
    D G Bruce
    Department of Community and Geriatric Medicine, University of Western Australia, Fremantle Hospital, PO Box 480, Fremantle, WA 6959, Australia
    Diabetes Res Clin Pract 53:165-72. 2001
    ..recent studies indicate that diabetes is an important risk factor for dementia in older patients, but the cause remains unknown...
  11. doi request reprint Severe hypoglycaemia and cognitive impairment in older patients with diabetes: the Fremantle Diabetes Study
    D G Bruce
    School of Medicine and Pharmacology, University of Western Australia, Fremantle Hospital, PO Box 480, Fremantle, WA, 6959, Australia
    Diabetologia 52:1808-15. 2009
    ..The aim was to investigate the relationship between severe hypoglycaemia and cognitive impairment in older patients with diabetes...
  12. pmc Predictors of cognitive decline in older individuals with diabetes
    David G Bruce
    1School of Medicine and Pharmacology, University of Western Australia, Perth, Western Australia, Australia
    Diabetes Care 31:2103-7. 2008
    ..The purpose of this study was to determine longitudinal predictors of cognitive decline in older individuals with diabetes who did not have dementia...
  13. ncbi request reprint Longitudinal predictors of reduced mobility and physical disability in patients with type 2 diabetes: the Fremantle Diabetes Study
    David G Bruce
    School of Medicine and Pharmacology, Fremantle Hospital, University of Western Australia, P O Box 480, Fremantle, Western Australia 6959, Australia
    Diabetes Care 28:2441-7. 2005
    ..The purpose of this study was to determine longitudinal predictors of impaired mobility and physical disability in patients with type 2 diabetes...
  14. doi request reprint Determinants of severe hypoglycemia complicating type 2 diabetes: the Fremantle diabetes study
    Timothy M E Davis
    University of Western Australia, School of Medicine and Pharmacology, Fremantle Hospital, P O Box 480, Fremantle, Western Australia 6959, Australia
    J Clin Endocrinol Metab 95:2240-7. 2010
    ..There are limited published data characterizing severe hypoglycemia complicating type 2 diabetes...
  15. ncbi request reprint Greater use of insulin by southern European compared with Anglo-Celt patients with type 2 diabetes: the Fremantle Diabetes Study
    Rhonda M Clifford
    School of Medicine and Pharmacology, University of Western Australia, Fremantle Hospital, PO Box 480, Fremantle, Western Australia 6959, Australia
    Eur J Endocrinol 151:579-86. 2004
    ..To investigate the relationship between blood glucose-lowering therapy, glycaemia and ethnicity in urban Australians with type 2 diabetes...
  16. ncbi request reprint Prospective evaluation of carotid bruit as a predictor of first stroke in type 2 diabetes: the Fremantle Diabetes Study
    Melissa Gillett
    University of Western Australia, Department of Medicine, Fremantle Hospital, PO Box 480, Fremantle, Western Australia 6959, Australia
    Stroke 34:2145-51. 2003
    ..We sought to examine prospectively the relationship between asymptomatic carotid bruit and stroke in type 2 diabetes...
  17. ncbi request reprint Prevalence and prognostic implications of the metabolic syndrome in community-based patients with type 1 diabetes: the Fremantle Diabetes Study
    Timothy M E Davis
    School of Medicine and Pharmacology, University of Western Australia, Fremantle Hospital, Western Australia, Australia
    Diabetes Res Clin Pract 78:412-7. 2007
    ..001). A minority of our community-based type 1 patients had the MS and its presence did not add significant prognostic predictive value to conventional vascular risk factors...
  18. doi request reprint Angiotensin-converting enzyme insertion/deletion polymorphism and severe hypoglycemia complicating type 2 diabetes: the Fremantle Diabetes Study
    Wendy A Davis
    School of Medicine and Pharmacology, University of Western Australia, Fremantle Hospital, PO Box 480, Fremantle, Western Australia 6959, Australia
    J Clin Endocrinol Metab 96:E696-700. 2011
    ..The aim of this study was to determine whether the angiotensin-converting enzyme (ACE) gene I/D polymorphisms independently predict severe hypoglycemia in community-dwelling type 2 patients...
  19. ncbi request reprint Chronic complications and mortality in community-based patients with latent autoimmune diabetes in adults: the Fremantle Diabetes Study
    P Myhill
    School of Medicine and Pharmacology, Fremantle Hospital, Fremantle, WA, Australia
    Diabet Med 25:1245-50. 2008
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  20. ncbi request reprint Glycaemic levels triggering intensification of therapy in type 2 diabetes in the community: the Fremantle Diabetes Study
    Timothy M E Davis
    School of Medicine and Pharmacology, University of Western Australia, Fremantle, WA
    Med J Aust 184:325-8. 2006
    ..To assess the effectiveness of the management of type 2 diabetes in an urban Australian setting...
  21. doi request reprint Accuracy, determinants, and consequences of body weight self-perception in type 2 diabetes: the Fremantle Diabetes Study
    Kylie Van Minnen
    Fremantle Hospital, School of Medicine and Pharmacology, University of Western Australia, Fremantle, Western Australia, Australia
    J Diabetes Complications 25:1-6. 2011
    ..To assess the accuracy, determinants, and consequences of body weight self-perception in type 2 diabetes...
  22. ncbi request reprint Incidence and determinants of carpal tunnel decompression surgery in type 2 diabetes: the Fremantle Diabetes Study
    Ashley Makepeace
    University of Western Australia, Fremantle Hospital, P O Box 480, Fremantle, Western Australia 6959, Australia
    Diabetes Care 31:498-500. 2008
    ..021). The crude incidence of first CTD is increased in type 2 diabetes and is associated with obesity and sociodemographic/treatment factors that could indicate treatment-seeking behavior including CTD in symptomatic patients...
  23. pmc A comprehensive investigation of variants in genes encoding adiponectin (ADIPOQ) and its receptors (ADIPOR1/R2), and their association with serum adiponectin, type 2 diabetes, insulin resistance and the metabolic syndrome
    Kirsten E Peters
    School of Medicine and Pharmacology, Fremantle Hospital Unit, The University of Western Australia, Nedlands, Western Australia, Australia
    BMC Med Genet 14:15. 2013
    ..This study aimed to comprehensively investigate the association of common variants in ADIPOQ, ADIPOR1 and ADIPOR2 with serum adiponectin and insulin resistance syndromes in a large cohort of European-Australian individuals...
  24. pmc Continuing disparities in cardiovascular risk factors and complications between aboriginal and Anglo-Celt Australians with type 2 diabetes: the Fremantle Diabetes Study
    Timothy M E Davis
    School of Medicine and Pharmacology, University of Western Australia, Crawley, Western Australia, Australia
    Diabetes Care 35:2005-11. 2012
    ..To determine whether disparities in the nature and management of type 2 diabetes persist between Aboriginal and the majority Anglo-Celt patients in an urban Australian community...
  25. doi request reprint The relationship between self-monitoring of blood glucose results and glycated haemoglobin in type 2 diabetes: the fremantle diabetes study
    S A Paul Chubb
    University of Western Australia, School of Pathology and Laboratory Medicine and Department of Biochemistry, PathWest Laboratory Medicine WA, Fremantle Hospital, Western Australia, Australia
    Diabetes Res Clin Pract 94:371-6. 2011
    ..001) but were on average 1.4 mmol/L lower, consistent with known whole blood vs. plasma differences. Since SMBG values reflect prevailing glycaemia, refinements in their interpretation and application may improve SMBG effectiveness...
  26. ncbi request reprint Is self-monitoring of blood glucose appropriate for all type 2 diabetic patients? The Fremantle Diabetes Study
    Wendy A Davis
    School of Medicine and Pharmacology, University of Western Australia, Fremantle Hospital
    Diabetes Care 29:1764-70. 2006
    ..We sought to determine whether self-monitoring of blood glucose (SMBG) is associated with better glycemic control in type 2 diabetes...
  27. doi request reprint Clinical epidemiology and in-patient hospital use in the last year of life (1990-2005) of 29,884 Western Australians with dementia
    Renate R Zilkens
    Centre for Population Health Research, School of Public Health, Curtin University of Technology, Perth, WA, Australia
    J Alzheimers Dis 17:399-407. 2009
    ..Consideration of geographic isolation and accessibility to non-hospital facilities in dementia-related healthcare planning may liberate in-patient beds for more elective and acute care admissions...
  28. pmc Prevalence, characteristics, and prognostic significance of HFE gene mutations in type 2 diabetes: the Fremantle Diabetes Study
    Timothy M E Davis
    School of Medicine and Pharmacology, Fremantle Hospital, University of Western Australia, Fremantle, Australia
    Diabetes Care 31:1795-801. 2008
    ..To examine the relationship between iron status, hereditary hemochromatosis (HFE) gene mutations, and clinical features and outcomes of type 2 diabetes in a well-characterized representative sample of community-based patients...
  29. ncbi request reprint Metformin and lactic acidosis in an Australian community setting: the Fremantle Diabetes Study
    Niklaus Kamber
    School of Medicine and Pharmacology, University of Western Australia, Fremantle, WA
    Med J Aust 188:446-9. 2008
    ..To determine the incidence of lactic acidosis in community-based patients with type 2 diabetes, with special reference to metformin therapy...
  30. ncbi request reprint Peripheral arterial disease and risk of cardiac death in type 2 diabetes: the Fremantle Diabetes Study
    Paul E Norman
    School of Surgery and Pathology, Fremantle Hospital, P O Box 480, Fremantle, Western Australia 6959, Australia
    Diabetes Care 29:575-80. 2006
    ..The purpose of this study was to examine the natural history of peripheral arterial disease (PAD) complicating type 2 diabetes, in particular the influence of PAD on the risk of cardiac death and the adequacy of PAD risk factor management...
  31. doi request reprint Prevalence, incidence, and prognosis of hepatobiliary disease in community-based patients with type 2 diabetes: the Fremantle Diabetes Study
    Timothy M E Davis
    University of Western Australia, School of Medicine and Pharmacology, Fremantle Hospital, P O Box 480, Fremantle, Western Australia 6959, Australia
    J Clin Endocrinol Metab 97:1581-8. 2012
    ..Most have used administrative databases and/or have had limited/incomplete data including recognized risk factors for hepatobiliary disease...
  32. doi request reprint Apolipoprotein E genotype and mortality in Southern European and Anglo-Celt patients with type 2 diabetes: the Fremantle Diabetes Study
    Wendy A Davis
    School of Medicine and Pharmacology, Fremantle Hospital, University of Western Australia, Fremantle, Western Australia, Australia
    Eur J Endocrinol 163:559-64. 2010
    ....
  33. ncbi request reprint Predictors of first stroke in Type 1 diabetes: The Fremantle Diabetes Study
    T M E Davis
    University of Western Australia, School of Medicine and Pharmacology, Fremantle, WA, Australia
    Diabet Med 22:551-3. 2005
    ..To examine prospectively the relationship between vascular risk factors and stroke in Type 1 diabetes...
  34. pmc The relationship between metformin therapy and the fasting plasma lactate in type 2 diabetes: The Fremantle Diabetes Study
    T M Davis
    University of Western Australia, Department of Medicine, Fremantle Hospital, PO Box 480, Fremantle, Western Australia 6959
    Br J Clin Pharmacol 52:137-44. 2001
    ..To determine (i) which factors, including metformin, are associated with the fasting plasma lactate concentration in type 2 diabetes, and (ii) whether plasma lactate is associated with haemodynamic and metabolic effects...
  35. ncbi request reprint Predictors, consequences and costs of diabetes-related lower extremity amputation complicating type 2 diabetes: the Fremantle Diabetes Study
    W A Davis
    School of Medicine and Pharmacology, University of Western Australia, Fremantle Hospital, PO Box 480, Fremantle, WA 6959, Australia
    Diabetologia 49:2634-41. 2006
    ..The aims of this study were to assess the incidence, predictors, consequences, and inpatient cost of lower extremity amputation (LEA) in a community-based cohort of type 2 diabetic patients...
  36. ncbi request reprint Silent myocardial infarction and its prognosis in a community-based cohort of Type 2 diabetic patients: the Fremantle Diabetes Study
    T M E Davis
    University of Western Australia, School of Medicine and Pharmacology, Fremantle Hospital, PO Box 480, Fremantle, WA 6959, Australia
    Diabetologia 47:395-9. 2004
    ..Our study investigated the prognosis of Type 2 diabetic patients with silent myocardial infarction in a community-based cohort...
  37. doi request reprint The C282Y polymorphism of the hereditary hemochromatosis gene is associated with increased sex hormone-binding globulin and normal testosterone levels in men
    B B Yeap
    School of Medicine and Pharmacology, University of Western Australia, Perth, Australia
    J Endocrinol Invest 33:544-8. 2010
    ..However, it is unclear whether men who are heterozygotes for C282Y or H63D exhibit subtle abnormalities of sex hormone status...
  38. ncbi request reprint Characteristics and outcome of type 2 diabetes in urban Aboriginal people: the Fremantle Diabetes Study
    T M E Davis
    School of Medicine and Pharmacology, University of Western Australia, Fremantle Hospital, Western Australia, Australia
    Intern Med J 37:59-63. 2007
    ..The Aboriginal patients died 18 years or younger than their Anglo-Celt counterparts. Specialized, culturally-sensitive and sustainable programmes are urgently needed to improve the management of diabetes in urban Aboriginal communities...
  39. pmc Does self-monitoring of blood glucose improve outcome in type 2 diabetes? The Fremantle Diabetes Study
    W A Davis
    School of Medicine and Pharmacology, University of Western Australia, Fremantle Hospital, P O Box 480, Fremantle, WA, 6959, Australia
    Diabetologia 50:510-5. 2007
    ..To assess whether self-monitoring of blood glucose (SMBG) is an independent predictor of improved outcome in a community-based cohort of type 2 diabetic patients...
  40. ncbi request reprint The diagonal ear lobe crease (Frank's sign) is not associated with coronary artery disease or retinopathy in type 2 diabetes: the Fremantle Diabetes Study
    T M Davis
    University of Western Australia, Department of Medicine, Fremantle Hospital
    Aust N Z J Med 30:573-7. 2000
    ..The diagonal ear lobe crease (ELC) has been suggested as a simple marker of vascular disease in the general population but there are few data from diabetic patients despite their increased risk of angiopathy...
  41. ncbi request reprint Autoantibodies to the islet cell antigen SOX-13 are associated with duration but not type of diabetes
    T M E Davis
    Department of Medicine, University of Western Australia, Fremantle Hospital, Australia
    Diabet Med 20:198-204. 2003
    ..We further investigated the potential diagnostic role of anti-SOX-13, and in particular its ability to distinguish Type 1 from Type 2 diabetes, in two large, well-characterized cohorts...
  42. ncbi request reprint Autoantibodies to glutamic acid decarboxylase in diabetic patients from a multi-ethnic Australian community: the Fremantle Diabetes Study
    T M Davis
    University of Western Australia, Department of Medicine, Fremantle Hospital, Australia
    Diabet Med 17:667-74. 2000
    ..To investigate ethnic/racial differences in the prevalence of serum antibodies to glutamic acid decarboxylase (GADA) and ICA512/IA-2 in diabetic patients from a large, urban community...
  43. doi request reprint Lipid-lowering therapy and peripheral sensory neuropathy in type 2 diabetes: the Fremantle Diabetes Study
    T M E Davis
    School of Medicine and Pharmacology, University of Western Australia, Fremantle Hospital, Fremantle, WA, Australia
    Diabetologia 51:562-6. 2008
    ..The aim of this study was to assess the relationships between lipid-lowering therapy and the prevalence and incidence of peripheral sensory neuropathy in type 2 diabetes mellitus...
  44. doi request reprint Determinants and costs of community nursing in patients with type 2 diabetes from a community-based observational study: the Fremantle Diabetes Study
    Wendy A Davis
    School of Medicine and Pharmacology, University of Western Australia, Australia
    Int J Nurs Stud 50:1166-71. 2013
    ..Despite widespread use, there is little information on the extent and impact of community nursing to patients with type 2 diabetes...
  45. pmc Clinical impact of the temporal relationship between depression and type 2 diabetes: the fremantle diabetes study phase II
    David G Bruce
    School of Medicine and Pharmacology, University of Western Australia, Crawley, Western Australia, Australia
    PLoS ONE 8:e81254. 2013
    ..The clinical features of type 2 diabetes may differ depending on whether first depression episode precedes or follows the diagnosis of diabetes...
  46. ncbi request reprint Recreational physical activity levels in healthy older women: the importance of fear of falling
    David G Bruce
    Department of Medicine, University of Western Australia, Perth, Australia
    J Am Geriatr Soc 50:84-9. 2002
    ..To examine whether fear of falling is a probable cause of reduced recreational physical activity levels in healthy older women...
  47. ncbi request reprint Australian population trends and disparities in cholinesterase inhibitor use, 2003 to 2010
    Renate R Zilkens
    Centre for Population Health Research, Curtin University, Western Australia, Perth, Australia Electronic address
    Alzheimers Dement 10:310-8. 2014
    ..This study aims to determine Australian rates of CEI use and to assess equality of access to treatment based on socioeconomic status and geographic remoteness...
  48. doi request reprint Relationship between brain R(2) and liver and serum iron concentrations in elderly men
    Michael J House
    School of Physics, The University of Western Australia, Western Australia, Australia
    Magn Reson Med 63:275-81. 2010
    ..Our results suggest that iron levels in specific gray matter brain regions are influenced by systemic iron status in elderly men...
  49. ncbi request reprint Learning from error: identifying contributory causes of medication errors in an Australian hospital
    Pamela Nichols
    Department of General Medicine, School of Medicine and Pharmacology, University of Western Australia, Fremantle, WA, Australia
    Med J Aust 188:276-9. 2008
    ..To study the clinical contexts contributing to harmful medication errors...
  50. doi request reprint Linkage of hospital and death records increased identification of dementia cases and death rate estimates
    Renate R Zilkens
    Centre for Population Health Research, School of Public Health, Curtin University of Technology, Perth, WA, Australia
    Neuroepidemiology 32:61-9. 2009
    ..To use health record data linkage to improve case ascertainment and death rate estimates of deaths with dementia...
  51. ncbi request reprint Lack of meal intake compensation following nutritional supplements in hospitalised elderly women
    Amanda Boudville
    Department of Community and Geriatric Medicine, Fremantle Hospital, Fremantle, Western Australia
    Br J Nutr 93:879-84. 2005
    ..The reasons for this are unknown but are related to anorexia and undernutrition. The consumption of liquid oral supplements given up to 30 min before a meal does not suppress subsequent energy intake from meals...
  52. doi request reprint Serum testosterone levels correlate with haemoglobin in middle-aged and older men
    B B Yeap
    School of Medicine and Pharmacology, University of Western Australia, Perth, Australia
    Intern Med J 39:532-8. 2009
    ..The relation between testosterone and haemoglobin (Hb) in younger and middle-aged men is less well defined. The aim of the study was to examine the association between testosterone and Hb levels in men spanning middle to older ages...
  53. ncbi request reprint Relationship between testosterone, sex hormone binding globulin and plasma amyloid beta peptide 40 in older men with subjective memory loss or dementia
    M J Gillett
    Department of Endocrinology and Diabetes, Fremantle Hospital, Western Australia, Australia
    J Alzheimers Dis 5:267-9. 2003
    ..An inverse correlation exists between SHBG and Abeta40, warranting further investigation...
  54. doi request reprint Noncitrus fruits as novel dietary environmental modifiers of iron stores in people with or without HFE gene mutations
    Elizabeth A Milward
    School of Biomedical Sciences and Hunter Medical Research Institute, University of Newcastle, Callaghan, NSW, Australia
    Mayo Clin Proc 83:543-9. 2008
    ..To investigate whether citrus fruit, noncitrus fruit, and other dietary factors act as environmental modifiers of iron status in the absence or presence of hemochromatotic HFE gene mutations...
  55. ncbi request reprint Interaction between testosterone and apolipoprotein E epsilon4 status on cognition in healthy older men
    Melanie S Burkhardt
    School of Psychology, Murdoch University, Murdoch, Western Australia 6150, Australia
    J Clin Endocrinol Metab 91:1168-72. 2006
    ....
  56. ncbi request reprint Luteinizing hormone levels are positively correlated with plasma amyloid-beta protein levels in elderly men
    Giuseppe Verdile
    Centre of Excellence for Alzheimer s Disease Research and Care, School of Exercise, Biomedical and Health Sciences, Edith Cowan University, Joondalup, WA 6027, Australia
    J Alzheimers Dis 14:201-8. 2008
    ..Larger, longitudinal human studies are needed to determine the significance of LH in the pathogenesis of AD...