John A Burgess

Summary

Affiliation: University of Melbourne
Country: Australia

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Childhood infections and the risk of asthma: a longitudinal study over 37 years
    John A Burgess
    Centre for Molecular, Environmental, Genetic, and Analytic Epidemiology, The University of Melbourne, Carlton, Vic, Australia
    Chest 142:647-54. 2012
  2. doi request reprint Factors influencing asthma remission: a longitudinal study from childhood to middle age
    John A Burgess
    Centre for Molecular, Environmental, Genetic and Analytic Epidemiology, The University of Melbourne, Level 2, 723 Swanston Street, Carlton, Victoria 3053, Australia
    Thorax 66:508-13. 2011
  3. doi request reprint Childhood eczema and asthma incidence and persistence: a cohort study from childhood to middle age
    John A Burgess
    Centre for Molecular, Environmental, Genetic and Analytic Epidemiology, University of Melbourne, Carlton, Australia
    J Allergy Clin Immunol 122:280-5. 2008
  4. doi request reprint Association between latitude and allergic diseases: a longitudinal study from childhood to middle-age
    Vicka Oktaria
    Centre for Molecular, Environmental, Genetic and Analytic Epidemiology, School of Population Health, University of Melbourne, Melbourne, Australia
    Ann Allergy Asthma Immunol 110:80-5.e1. 2013
  5. ncbi request reprint Childhood allergic rhinitis predicts asthma incidence and persistence to middle age: a longitudinal study
    John A Burgess
    Centre for Molecular, Environmental, Genetic and Analytic Epidemiology, University of Melbourne, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
    J Allergy Clin Immunol 120:863-9. 2007
  6. doi request reprint Does eczema in infancy cause hay fever, asthma, or both in childhood? Insights from a novel regression model of sibling data
    John L Hopper
    Centre for Molecular, Environmental, Genetic and Analytic Epidemiology, School of Population Health, University of Melbourne, Melbourne, Australia
    J Allergy Clin Immunol 130:1117-1122.e1. 2012
  7. doi request reprint Childhood immunization and atopic disease into middle-age--a prospective cohort study
    Melanie C Matheson
    Centre for MEGA Epidemiology, The University of Melbourne, Melbourne, Vic, Australia
    Pediatr Allergy Immunol 21:301-6. 2010
  8. doi request reprint The interplay between the effects of lifetime asthma, smoking, and atopy on fixed airflow obstruction in middle age
    Jennifer L Perret
    Centre for Molecular, Environmental, Genetic, and Analytical Epidemiology, University of Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
    Am J Respir Crit Care Med 187:42-8. 2013
  9. doi request reprint Ambient wood smoke, traffic pollution and adult asthma prevalence and severity
    D Son Bui
    Centre for Molecular, Environmental, Genetic and Analytic MEGA Epidemiology, University of Melbourne, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
    Respirology 18:1101-7. 2013
  10. ncbi request reprint Who remembers whether they had asthma as children?
    John A Burgess
    Centre for Molecular, Environmental, Genetic and Analytical Epidemiology, The University of Melbourne, 723 Swanston Street, Carlton, Victoria 3053, Australia
    J Asthma 43:727-30. 2006

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Publications13

  1. ncbi request reprint Childhood infections and the risk of asthma: a longitudinal study over 37 years
    John A Burgess
    Centre for Molecular, Environmental, Genetic, and Analytic Epidemiology, The University of Melbourne, Carlton, Vic, Australia
    Chest 142:647-54. 2012
    ..Few studies have examined common childhood infections and adult asthma. We examined associations between childhood infectious diseases, childhood pneumonia, and current, persisting, and incident asthma to middle age...
  2. doi request reprint Factors influencing asthma remission: a longitudinal study from childhood to middle age
    John A Burgess
    Centre for Molecular, Environmental, Genetic and Analytic Epidemiology, The University of Melbourne, Level 2, 723 Swanston Street, Carlton, Victoria 3053, Australia
    Thorax 66:508-13. 2011
    ..To examine asthma remission from childhood to middle age...
  3. doi request reprint Childhood eczema and asthma incidence and persistence: a cohort study from childhood to middle age
    John A Burgess
    Centre for Molecular, Environmental, Genetic and Analytic Epidemiology, University of Melbourne, Carlton, Australia
    J Allergy Clin Immunol 122:280-5. 2008
    ..The association between eczema and asthma is well documented, but the temporal sequence of this association has not been closely examined...
  4. doi request reprint Association between latitude and allergic diseases: a longitudinal study from childhood to middle-age
    Vicka Oktaria
    Centre for Molecular, Environmental, Genetic and Analytic Epidemiology, School of Population Health, University of Melbourne, Melbourne, Australia
    Ann Allergy Asthma Immunol 110:80-5.e1. 2013
    ..Worldwide variations in allergy prevalence suggest that geographic factors may contribute to asthma. Ecologic studies have suggested that latitude, a marker of UV-B exposure and allergen exposures, may be related to clinical allergies...
  5. ncbi request reprint Childhood allergic rhinitis predicts asthma incidence and persistence to middle age: a longitudinal study
    John A Burgess
    Centre for Molecular, Environmental, Genetic and Analytic Epidemiology, University of Melbourne, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
    J Allergy Clin Immunol 120:863-9. 2007
    ..The association between allergic rhinitis and asthma is well documented, but the temporal sequence of this association has not been closely examined...
  6. doi request reprint Does eczema in infancy cause hay fever, asthma, or both in childhood? Insights from a novel regression model of sibling data
    John L Hopper
    Centre for Molecular, Environmental, Genetic and Analytic Epidemiology, School of Population Health, University of Melbourne, Melbourne, Australia
    J Allergy Clin Immunol 130:1117-1122.e1. 2012
    ..The atopic march hypothesis proposes that eczema precedes the development of asthma and allergic rhinitis...
  7. doi request reprint Childhood immunization and atopic disease into middle-age--a prospective cohort study
    Melanie C Matheson
    Centre for MEGA Epidemiology, The University of Melbourne, Melbourne, Vic, Australia
    Pediatr Allergy Immunol 21:301-6. 2010
    ..Our findings should provide reassurance that in terms of life time risk of asthma and atopic disease, childhood immunization is safe...
  8. doi request reprint The interplay between the effects of lifetime asthma, smoking, and atopy on fixed airflow obstruction in middle age
    Jennifer L Perret
    Centre for Molecular, Environmental, Genetic, and Analytical Epidemiology, University of Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
    Am J Respir Crit Care Med 187:42-8. 2013
    ..The contribution by asthma to the development of fixed airflow obstruction (AO) and the nature of its effect combined with active smoking and atopy remain unclear...
  9. doi request reprint Ambient wood smoke, traffic pollution and adult asthma prevalence and severity
    D Son Bui
    Centre for Molecular, Environmental, Genetic and Analytic MEGA Epidemiology, University of Melbourne, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
    Respirology 18:1101-7. 2013
    ..This paper aims to investigate associations between exposure to ambient wood smoke, traffic-related air pollution and current asthma/asthma severity in middle age, and whether any associations are modified by atopic status...
  10. ncbi request reprint Who remembers whether they had asthma as children?
    John A Burgess
    Centre for Molecular, Environmental, Genetic and Analytical Epidemiology, The University of Melbourne, 723 Swanston Street, Carlton, Victoria 3053, Australia
    J Asthma 43:727-30. 2006
    ..To assess misclassification in adults reporting childhood asthma...
  11. doi request reprint Does eczema lead to asthma?
    John A Burgess
    Centre for Molecular, Environmental, Genetic and Analytic Epidemiology, The University of Melbourne, Carlton, Victoria, Australia
    J Asthma 46:429-36. 2009
    ..Such studies may materially improve the quality of life of eczema patients and will have important public health benefits if the interventions lead to a reduction in the burden of asthma...
  12. ncbi request reprint Trachoma surveillance in Australia, 2009. A report by the National Trachoma Surveillance and Reporting Unit
    Kristie S Adams
    Centre for Molecular, Environmental, Genetic and Analytic Epidemiology, School of Population Health, The University of Melbourne, Carlton, Victoria
    Commun Dis Intell Q Rep 34:375-95. 2010
    ..However, the parallel increase in community screening coverage and decrease in trachoma prevalence in Western Australia suggests that the SAFE strategy might have had an effect in reducing trachoma prevalence in that jurisdiction...
  13. doi request reprint Introduction to causal diagrams for confounder selection
    Elizabeth J Williamson
    School of Public Health and Preventive Medicine, Monash University, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia Centre for Epidemiology and Biostatistics, Melbourne School of Population and Global Health, The University of Melbourne, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia The Victorian Centre for Biostatistics VICBiostat, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
    Respirology 19:303-11. 2014
    ..Using data taken from the Tasmanian Longitudinal Health Study, the statistical analysis suggested by the causal diagram approach was performed. ..