S Chapman

Summary

Affiliation: University of Sydney
Country: Australia

Publications

  1. pmc "We are anxious to remain anonymous": the use of third party scientific and medical consultants by the Australian tobacco industry, 1969 to 1979
    S Chapman
    VicHealth Centre for Tobacco Control
    Tob Control 12:iii31-7. 2003
  2. pmc Political dynamics promoting the incremental regulation of secondhand smoke: a case study of New South Wales, Australia
    Katherine Bryan-Jones
    School of Public Health, University of Sydney, New South Wales 2006, Australia
    BMC Public Health 6:192. 2006
  3. ncbi request reprint Impact of news of celebrity illness on breast cancer screening: Kylie Minogue's breast cancer diagnosis
    Simon Chapman
    School of Public Health, Building A27, University of Sydney, Sydney, NSW 2006, Australia
    Med J Aust 183:247-50. 2005
  4. pmc Ensuring smokers are adequately informed: reflections on consumer rights, manufacturer responsibilities, and policy implications
    S Chapman
    School of Public Health, University of Sydney, Sydney, NSW 2006, Australia
    Tob Control 14:ii8-13. 2005
  5. pmc "Can't stop the boy": Philip Morris' use of Healthy Buildings International to prevent workplace smoking bans in Australia
    S Chapman
    School of Public Health, University of Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
    Tob Control 12:iii107-12. 2003
  6. pmc The smoker-free workplace: the case against
    S Chapman
    Tob Control 14:144. 2005
  7. ncbi request reprint Smoking status of 132,176 people advertising on a dating website. Are smokers more "desperate and dateless"?
    Simon Chapman
    School of Public Health, University of Sydney, NSW
    Med J Aust 181:672-4. 2004
  8. pmc Advocacy in action: extreme corporate makeover interruptus: denormalising tobacco industry corporate schmoozing
    S Chapman
    School of Public Health, University of Sydney, Building A27, Sydney, NSW 2006, Australia
    Tob Control 13:445-7. 2004
  9. ncbi request reprint "Australia is one of the darkest markets in the world": the global importance of Australian tobacco control
    S Chapman
    School of Public Health, University of Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
    Tob Control 12:iii1-3. 2003
  10. pmc "It is possible he is a kind of nut": how the tobacco industry quietly promoted Dr William Whitby
    S Chapman
    VicHealth Centre for Tobacco Control
    Tob Control 12:iii4-6. 2003

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  1. pmc "We are anxious to remain anonymous": the use of third party scientific and medical consultants by the Australian tobacco industry, 1969 to 1979
    S Chapman
    VicHealth Centre for Tobacco Control
    Tob Control 12:iii31-7. 2003
    ..To document the history of visits to Australia by tobacco industry sponsored scientists and news media reports about smoking and health matters generated by their visits...
  2. pmc Political dynamics promoting the incremental regulation of secondhand smoke: a case study of New South Wales, Australia
    Katherine Bryan-Jones
    School of Public Health, University of Sydney, New South Wales 2006, Australia
    BMC Public Health 6:192. 2006
    ..This paper examines the political dynamics that have shaped this incremental approach to SHS...
  3. ncbi request reprint Impact of news of celebrity illness on breast cancer screening: Kylie Minogue's breast cancer diagnosis
    Simon Chapman
    School of Public Health, Building A27, University of Sydney, Sydney, NSW 2006, Australia
    Med J Aust 183:247-50. 2005
    ..To describe the main media narratives in the reportage of singer Kylie Minogue's illness with breast cancer; and to assess the impact of this coverage on bookings for screening for breast cancer by mammography in four Australian states...
  4. pmc Ensuring smokers are adequately informed: reflections on consumer rights, manufacturer responsibilities, and policy implications
    S Chapman
    School of Public Health, University of Sydney, Sydney, NSW 2006, Australia
    Tob Control 14:ii8-13. 2005
    ..We also explore some of the difficulties that addiction poses for the notion that smokers might ever voluntarily assume the risks of smoking...
  5. pmc "Can't stop the boy": Philip Morris' use of Healthy Buildings International to prevent workplace smoking bans in Australia
    S Chapman
    School of Public Health, University of Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
    Tob Control 12:iii107-12. 2003
    ..To document the relationship of the indoor air consultancy company Healthy Buildings International (HBI) with the Australian tobacco industry...
  6. pmc The smoker-free workplace: the case against
    S Chapman
    Tob Control 14:144. 2005
  7. ncbi request reprint Smoking status of 132,176 people advertising on a dating website. Are smokers more "desperate and dateless"?
    Simon Chapman
    School of Public Health, University of Sydney, NSW
    Med J Aust 181:672-4. 2004
    ....
  8. pmc Advocacy in action: extreme corporate makeover interruptus: denormalising tobacco industry corporate schmoozing
    S Chapman
    School of Public Health, University of Sydney, Building A27, Sydney, NSW 2006, Australia
    Tob Control 13:445-7. 2004
    ..The tobacco industry continues to seek corporate "respectability", despite being responsible for the deaths of millions of smokers worldwide every year...
  9. ncbi request reprint "Australia is one of the darkest markets in the world": the global importance of Australian tobacco control
    S Chapman
    School of Public Health, University of Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
    Tob Control 12:iii1-3. 2003
    ..about 30 or 40 people currently off-shore... We do things really differently here than most other BAT organizations." David Crowe, Marketing Director, British American Tobacco (BAT) Australia(1)...
  10. pmc "It is possible he is a kind of nut": how the tobacco industry quietly promoted Dr William Whitby
    S Chapman
    VicHealth Centre for Tobacco Control
    Tob Control 12:iii4-6. 2003
    ..They quietly supported him by distributing his book, offering legal advice, and persuading him to take media training. Many Australians would have been exposed to his views...
  11. pmc "Keep a low profile": pesticide residue, additives, and freon use in Australian tobacco manufacturing
    S Chapman
    VicHealth Centre for Tobacco Control
    Tob Control 12:iii45-53. 2003
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  12. pmc "Avoid health warnings on all tobacco products for just as long as we can": a history of Australian tobacco industry efforts to avoid, delay and dilute health warnings on cigarettes
    S Chapman
    School of Public Health, University of Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
    Tob Control 12:iii13-22. 2003
    ..To review critically the history of Australian tobacco industry efforts to avoid, delay, and dilute pack warnings on cigarettes...
  13. pmc "A deep fragrance of academia": the Australian Tobacco Research Foundation
    S Chapman
    School of Public Health, University of Sydney, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
    Tob Control 12:iii38-44. 2003
    ..2) To review efforts by public health advocates to discredit the ATRF as a public relations tool used by the Australian industry...
  14. pmc The most important and influential papers in tobacco control: results of an online poll
    S Chapman
    School of Public Health, Edward Ford Building A27, University of Sydney, NSW 2006, Australia
    Tob Control 14:e1. 2005
  15. ncbi request reprint Never say die?
    Simon Chapman
    School of Public Health, University of Sydney, Building A27, Sydney, NSW 2006, Australia
    Med J Aust 183:622-4. 2005
  16. ncbi request reprint Regulating the global vector for lung cancer
    Simon Chapman
    University of Sydney, Sydney 2006, New South Wales, Australia
    Lancet 367:706-8. 2006
  17. pmc "The contemporary, irreverent brand of youth with an independent streak": BAT's youth promotions in Myanmar
    S Chapman
    School of Public Health, University of Sydney, Building A27, Sydney, NSW 2006, Australia
    Tob Control 13:93-4. 2004
    ..Our company policy worldwide is not to market to anyone under 18 years old, or more if the law in a particular country sets the age higher."--BAT website November 2003...
  18. pmc Advocacy for public health: a primer
    S Chapman
    School of Public Health, A27 University of Sydney, Sydney 2006, Australia
    J Epidemiol Community Health 58:361-5. 2004
    ..Public health advocacy is the strategic use of news media to advance a public policy initiative, often in the face of opposition...
  19. pmc "Care and feeding": the Asian environmental tobacco smoke consultants programme
    M Assunta
    School of Public Health, University of Sydney, Sydney, NSW, Australia
    Tob Control 13:ii4-12. 2004
    ..To review the tobacco industry's Asian environmental tobacco smoke (ETS) consultants programme, focusing on three key nations: China, Hong Kong, and Malaysia...
  20. pmc Industry sponsored youth smoking prevention programme in Malaysia: a case study in duplicity
    M Assunta
    School of Public Health, Room 129A, Edward Ford Building A27, University of Sydney, Sydney, NSW 2006, Australia
    Tob Control 13:ii37-42. 2004
    ..To review tobacco company strategies of using youth smoking prevention programmes to counteract the Malaysian government's tobacco control legislation and efforts in conducting research on youth to market to them...
  21. pmc "Asia is now the priority target for the world anti-tobacco movement": attempts by the tobacco industry to undermine the Asian anti-smoking movement
    J Knight
    School of Public Health, Room 129A, Edward Ford Building A27, University of Sydney, NSW 2006 Australia
    Tob Control 13:ii30-6. 2004
    ..To identify and examine the strategies utilised by multinational tobacco companies to undermine and discredit key anti-tobacco activists and organisations in the Asian region...
  22. ncbi request reprint John's $12 tonic: press coverage of the government's selling of a private health insurance rebate
    S Carter
    Department of Public Health and Community Medicine, University of Sydney, New South Wales
    Aust N Z J Public Health 25:265-71. 2001
    ..To document representations of the 1998 introduction of a 30% rebate on private health insurance in the three most-read daily Sydney newspapers...
  23. pmc "Conclusions about exposure to ETS and health that will be unhelpful to us": how the tobacco industry attempted to delay and discredit the 1997 Australian National Health and Medical Research Council report on passive smoking
    L Trotter
    School of Public Health, University of Sydney, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
    Tob Control 12:iii102-6. 2003
    ..At the time of this review, evidence that environmental tobacco smoke causes disease was being increasingly accepted in courts of law and voluntary adoption of smoking restrictions was rapidly growing...
  24. pmc The tobacco industry's accounts of refining indirect tobacco advertising in Malaysia
    M Assunta
    School of Public Health, Room 129A Edward Ford Building, University of Sydney, Sydney, NSW 2006 Australia
    Tob Control 13:ii63-70. 2004
    ..To explore tobacco industry accounts of its use of indirect tobacco advertising and trademark diversification (TMD) in Malaysia, a nation with a reputation for having an abundance of such advertising...
  25. pmc "The world's most hostile environment": how the tobacco industry circumvented Singapore's advertising ban
    M Assunta
    School of Public Health, Room 129A, Edward Ford Building A27, University of Sydney, Sydney, NSW 2006 Australia
    Tob Control 13:ii51-7. 2004
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  26. pmc A mire of highly subjective and ineffective voluntary guidelines: tobacco industry efforts to thwart tobacco control in Malaysia
    M Assunta
    School of Public Health, Room 129A, Edward Ford Building A27, University of Sydney, Sydney, NSW 2006, Australia
    Tob Control 13:ii43-50. 2004
    ..To describe tobacco industry efforts in Malaysia to thwart government efforts to regulate tobacco promotion and health warnings...
  27. ncbi request reprint Tobacco control advocacy in Australia: reflections on 30 years of progress
    S Chapman
    Department of Public Health and Community Medicine, University of Sydney, Australia
    Health Educ Behav 28:274-89. 2001
    ..Finally, the argument that advocacy should emanate from communities and be driven by them is considered...
  28. pmc Tobacco industry efforts at discrediting scientific knowledge of environmental tobacco smoke: a review of internal industry documents
    J Drope
    Department of Public Health and Community Medicine, University of Sydney, NSW 2006, Australia
    J Epidemiol Community Health 55:588-94. 2001
    ..Using tobacco industry internal documents to investigate the use of tobacco industry consulting scientists to discredit scientific knowledge of environmental tobacco smoke (ETS)...
  29. pmc Smoking, disease, and obdurate denial: the Australian tobacco industry in the 1980s
    S M Carter
    School of Public Health, University of Sydney, Sydney, Australia
    Tob Control 12:iii23-30. 2003
    ..To contrast the Australian tobacco industry's awareness of the diseases caused by smoking with their aggressive public denial on the relation between smoking and disease in the 1980s...
  30. pmc The Australian tar derby: the origins and fate of a low tar harm reduction programme
    W King
    VicHealth Centre for Tobacco Control, The Cancer Council Victoria, Victoria, Australia
    Tob Control 12:iii61-70. 2003
    ..To document the development of the low tar harm reduction programme in Australia, including tobacco industry responses...
  31. pmc A "clean cigarette" for a clean nation: a case study of Salem Pianissimo in Japan
    M Assunta
    School of Public Health, Room 129A Edward Ford Building, A27, University of Sydney, Sydney, NSW 2006, Australia
    Tob Control 13:ii58-62. 2004
    ..To illustrate, through internal industry documents, how RJ Reynolds exploited the concerns of the Japanese society about cleanliness to market the concept of cleaner, implicitly healthier cigarettes in Japan...
  32. ncbi request reprint Global perspective on tobacco control. Part II. The future of tobacco control: making smoking history?
    S Chapman
    School of Public Health, University of Sydney, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
    Int J Tuberc Lung Dis 12:8-12. 2008
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  33. pmc The Philippine tobacco industry: "the strongest tobacco lobby in Asia"
    K Alechnowicz
    School of Public Health, Room 320B Edward Ford Building, A27, University of Sydney, Sydney, NSW 2006 Australia
    Tob Control 13:ii71-8. 2004
    ..Areas explored include political corruption, health, employment of consultants, resisting pack labelling, and marketing and advertising...
  34. pmc 'A matter of faith, not science': analysis of media coverage of prostate cancer screening in Australian news media 2003-2006
    Ross MacKenzie
    School of Public Health, University of Sydney 2006, Australia
    J R Soc Med 100:513-21. 2007
    ..The objective of this study was to examine media coverage of prostate-cancer screening in Australia...
  35. pmc Chasing Ernst L Wynder: 40 years of Philip Morris' efforts to influence a leading scientist
    N Fields
    School of Public Health, University of Sydney, Australia
    J Epidemiol Community Health 57:571-8. 2003
    ..To highlight strategies used by the Philip Morris tobacco company to try to manipulate the eminent scientist, Dr Ernst Wynder between 1955 and 1995...
  36. pmc "Some convincing arguments to pass back to nervous customers": the role of the tobacco retailer in the Australian tobacco industry's smoker reassurance campaign 1950-1978
    A Tofler
    School of Public Health, University of Sydney, NSW, Australia
    Tob Control 12:iii7-12. 2003
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  37. pmc "A phony way to show sincerity, as we all well know": tobacco industry lobbying against tobacco control in Hong Kong
    J Knight
    School of Public Health, Room 129A, Edward Ford Building A27, University of Sydney, Sydney, NSW 2006, Australia
    Tob Control 13:ii13-21. 2004
    ..To examine the tobacco industry's efforts to influence public policy and block the legislative process on tobacco control in Hong Kong, 1973 to 1997...
  38. doi request reprint Media framing of graduated licensing policy debates
    R Hinchcliff
    The George Institute for International Health, Sydney, NSW 2050, Australia
    Accid Anal Prev 42:1283-7. 2010
    ..This was particularly apparent in Australia between January 2004 and July 2008, when various models of either restriction were introduced in four states...
  39. ncbi request reprint Mixed messages and a missed opportunity: Australian news media coverage of Clare Oliver's campaign against solaria
    Ross MacKenzie
    School of Public Health, University of Sydney, Sydney, NSW
    Med J Aust 189:371-4. 2008
    ..To review television and print media coverage of the campaign to regulate solaria that was initiated by Clare Oliver before her death from melanoma in late 2007, and to investigate how the media constructed the aetiology of her disease...
  40. pmc The most cited authors and papers in tobacco control
    F Byrne
    School of Public Health, University of Sydney, NSW 2006, Australia
    Tob Control 14:155-60. 2005
  41. doi request reprint Markers of the denormalisation of smoking and the tobacco industry
    S Chapman
    School of Public Health, University of Sydney, Australia
    Tob Control 17:25-31. 2008
    ..Efforts to describe nations' progress toward comprehensive tobacco control have hitherto taken little account of the role of cultural change to the meaning of smoking and the many ways in which it has become denormalised...
  42. doi request reprint Open source marketing: Camel cigarette brand marketing in the "Web 2.0" world
    B Freeman
    129A School of Public Health A27, University of Sydney, New South Wales 2006, Australia
    Tob Control 18:212-7. 2009
    ..The internet, as a relatively unregulated marketing environment, provides many opportunities for tobacco companies to pursue their promotional ambitions...
  43. doi request reprint Regulating the tobacco retail environment: beyond reducing sales to minors
    S Chapman
    School of Public Health, University of Sydney, Sydney, Australia
    Tob Control 18:496-501. 2009
    ..It proposes that retail licenses should be heavily restricted and tradable, becoming valuable commercial assets, where the threat of loss or revocation would act as an incentive for strict adherence to the measures proposed...
  44. pmc "Asian yuppies...are always looking for something new and different": creating a tobacco culture among young Asians
    J Knight
    School of Public Health, Room 129A, Edward Ford Building A27, University of Sydney, NSW 2006, Australia
    Tob Control 13:ii22-9. 2004
    ..To identify and analyse the themes employed by the Asian based transnational tobacco companies to construct a tobacco culture among Asian young men and women...
  45. ncbi request reprint The inertia of self-regulation: a game-theoretic approach to reducing passive smoking in restaurants
    A Shiell
    Department of Public Health and Community Medicine, University of Sydney, NSW, Australia
    Soc Sci Med 51:1111-9. 2000
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  46. ncbi request reprint 'Sending the wrong signal': analysis of print media reportage of the ACT heroin prescription trial proposal, August 1997
    G Lawrence
    School of Public Health and Community Medicine, University of Sydney, New South Wales
    Aust N Z J Public Health 24:254-64. 2000
    ..To analyse and compare newspaper coverage about heroin during a period spanning two government policy decisions to approve, then prevent, a trial of heroin prescription to dependent users...
  47. doi request reprint Gone viral? Heard the buzz? A guide for public health practitioners and researchers on how Web 2.0 can subvert advertising restrictions and spread health information
    B Freeman
    School of Public Health, University of Sydney, Australia
    J Epidemiol Community Health 62:778-82. 2008
    ..There is a vast untapped potential for health practitioners and researchers to exploit these same media for health promotion...
  48. ncbi request reprint Media reports of rural health and safety: a review of articles published in The Land newspaper
    R Shea
    University of Sydney, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
    Aust J Rural Health 9:206-8. 2001
    ..People working in health promotion should consider The Land to be an under-utilised vehicle for news and commentary on rural health and safety issues...
  49. ncbi request reprint Paid celebrity endorsement in health promotion: a case study from Australia
    S Chapman
    Department of Public Health and Community Medicine, University of Sydney, Sydney 2006, Australia
    Health Promot Int 16:333-8. 2001
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  50. pmc The impact of smoke-free workplaces on declining cigarette consumption in Australia and the United States
    S Chapman
    Department of Public Health and Community Medicine, University of Sydney, Australia
    Am J Public Health 89:1018-23. 1999
    ..This study estimates the contribution of smoke-free workplaces to the recent national declines in cigarette consumption in Australia and the United States...
  51. doi request reprint Banning smoking in cars carrying children: an analytical history of a public health advocacy campaign
    Becky Freeman
    School of Public Health, University of Sydney, New South Wales
    Aust N Z J Public Health 32:60-5. 2008
    ..In this paper we summarise the 12-year Australian history of advocacy for banning smoking in cars carrying children, culminating in the governments of the Australian States of South Australia and Tasmania enacting legislation...
  52. pmc Framing pub smoking bans: an analysis of Australian print news media coverage, March 1996-March 2003
    David Champion
    School of Public Health, University of Sydney, Australia
    J Epidemiol Community Health 59:679-84. 2005
    ..To investigate framing strategies used by the Australian Hotels Association (AHA) and tobacco control groups to (respectively) resist or advocate laws providing smoke free bars...
  53. doi request reprint The lightest market in the world: light and mild cigarettes in Japan
    Mary Assunta
    School of Public Health, University of Sydney, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
    Nicotine Tob Res 10:803-10. 2008
    ..Light and mild cigarettes are popular in Japan because Japanese smokers believe low tar/nicotine cigarette with charcoal filters protect them and help mollify their health concerns about smoking...
  54. ncbi request reprint Media coverage of anthrax vaccination refusal by Australian Defence Force personnel
    Deonna Ackermann
    School of Public Health, University of Sydney, Sydney 2006, Australia
    Vaccine 23:411-7. 2004
    ..This paper examines the media coverage of this episode as a case study in how controversies about vaccine safety escalate...
  55. ncbi request reprint Scooter injuries in children
    S Chapman
    Department of Emergency Medicine, Sydney Children s Hospital, High Street, Randwick, New South Wales, Australia
    J Paediatr Child Health 37:567-70. 2001
    ..To draw comparisons with in-line skate, skateboard and bicycle injuries and to suggest strategies for injury prevention...
  56. ncbi request reprint Focus group composition: a comparison between natural and constructed groups
    J Leask
    Department of Public Health and Community Medicine, University of Sydney, New South Wales
    Aust N Z J Public Health 25:152-4. 2001
    ..To provide insight into the effects of focus group composition...
  57. pmc "Banned from the streets I have paid to use": an analysis of Australian print media coverage of proposals for passenger and night driving restrictions for young drivers
    S Blows
    Injury Prevention and Trauma Care Division, The George Institute for International Health, University of Sydney, Sydney NSW, Australia
    Inj Prev 11:304-8. 2005
    ..To catalogue arguments that can be anticipated in public debate when passenger and night driving restrictions are being advocated...
  58. pmc Geoff Bible's class
    S Chapman
    School of Public Health, University of Sydney, NSW, Australia
    Tob Control 11:289-90. 2002
  59. ncbi request reprint A strategy for increasing news media coverage of tobacco and health in Australia
    S Chapman
    Department of Public Health and Community Medicine, University of Sydney, 2006 Australia
    Health Promot Int 16:137-43. 2001
    ..Strategies for increasing news coverage of health issues, and thereby contributing to policy advocacy, are well recognized, yet under-explored in health promotion research...
  60. pmc Barking mad? another lunatic hypothesis bites the dust
    S Chapman
    Department of Public Health and Community Medicine, University of Sydney, NSW 2006, Australia
    BMJ 321:1561-3. 2000
    ..To assess whether dog bites requiring hospital admission occur more at the full moon...
  61. ncbi request reprint Risks of smoking: all done and dusted
    Simon Chapman
    School of Public Health, Edward Ford Building, University of Sydney, Sydney, NSW 2006, Australia
    BMJ 334:s16. 2007
  62. ncbi request reprint Repealing Australia's ban on smokeless tobacco? Hasten slowly
    Simon Chapman
    School of Public Health, University of Sydney, Sydney, NSW, Australia
    Med J Aust 188:47-9. 2008
    ..We need to be sure any introduction of smokeless tobacco will actually reduce overall harm...
  63. pmc Is "YouTube" telling or selling you something? Tobacco content on the YouTube video-sharing website
    Becky Freeman
    The University of Sydney, Sydney 2006, NSW, Australia
    Tob Control 16:207-10. 2007
  64. ncbi request reprint Can even minimal news coverage influence consumer health-related behaviour? A case study of iodized salt sales, Australia
    Mu Li
    School of Public HealthUniversity of Sydney, NSW 2006, Australia
    Health Educ Res 23:543-8. 2008
    ..We conclude that even brief news media exposure can influence health-related decisions...
  65. pmc British American Tobacco on Facebook: undermining Article 13 of the global World Health Organization Framework Convention on Tobacco Control
    Becky Freeman
    A27 School of Public Health, Room 129A, University of Sydney, Sydney, NSW 2006, Australia
    Tob Control 19:e1-9. 2010
    ..In this paper, the activities of employees of the transnational tobacco company, British American Tobacco, (BAT) on Facebook and the type of content associated with two globally popular BAT brands (Dunhill and Lucky Strike) are mapped...
  66. ncbi request reprint "The news is [not] all good": misrepresentations and inaccuracies in Australian news media reports on prostate cancer screening
    Ross MacKenzie
    School of Public Health, University of Sydney, Sydney, NSW, Australia
    Med J Aust 187:507-10. 2007
    ..To list and critically review recent inaccurate statements made by advocates of prostate cancer screening in Australian news media...
  67. pmc The blood money tradition continues
    Simon Chapman
    School of Public Health, University of Sydney, Sydney 2006, Australia
    Br J Ophthalmol 91:1578. 2007
  68. ncbi request reprint The content and structure of Australian television reportage on health and medicine, 2005-2009: parameters to guide health workers
    Simon Chapman
    School of Public Health, University of Sydney, Sydney, NSW, Australia
    Med J Aust 191:620-4. 2009
    ..To describe the content and structure of health and medical news and current affairs reportage on free-to-air television in Sydney, New South Wales...
  69. doi request reprint Smoking-related disease on Australian television news: inaccurate portrayals may contribute to public misconceptions
    Ross MacKenzie
    School of Public Health, University of Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
    Aust N Z J Public Health 33:144-6. 2009
    ..To describe the range and frequency of reportage of tobacco-related disease on Australian television news...
  70. ncbi request reprint CHAMP: a novel collaboration between public health and the media
    Melissa A Sweet
    Sweet Communication, NSW, Australia
    Med J Aust 190:206-7. 2009
    ..CHAMP was established to enhance public debate about health, to encourage public health advocates to engage in debate, and to help the media to identify public health advocates and issues as sources for articles...
  71. doi request reprint An analysis of media coverage on the prevention and early detection of CKD in Australia
    Allison Tong
    NHMRC Centre for Clinical Research Excellence in Renal Medicine, Centre for Kidney Research, Children s Hospital at Westmead, Westmead, NSW, Australia
    Am J Kidney Dis 52:159-70. 2008
    ..Extending news media coverage can help exert an influence on health policies and agenda setting and increase public awareness to improve prevention and early detection of CKD...
  72. doi request reprint Forecasting future tobacco control policy: where to next?
    Becky Freeman
    School of Public Health, University of Sydney, New South Wales School of Population Health, The University of Queensland School of Public Health, University of Sydney, New South Wales
    Aust N Z J Public Health 34:447-50. 2010
    ..As these policies have been largely implemented in Australia, what next should the country do in tobacco control?..
  73. ncbi request reprint What maintains parental support for vaccination when challenged by anti-vaccination messages? A qualitative study
    Julie Leask
    National Centre for Immunisation Research and Surveillance of Vaccine Preventable Diseases, The Children s Hospital at Westmead, Discipline of Paediatrics and Child Health, Faculty of Medicine, University of Sydney, Australia
    Vaccine 24:7238-45. 2006
    ..Stories about people affected by vaccine-preventable diseases need to re-enter the public discourse...
  74. pmc Smokers and non-smokers talk about regulatory options in tobacco control
    Stacy M Carter
    Centre for Values, Ethics and the Law in Medicine, Central Clinical School, Faculty of Medicine, The University of Sydney, NSW, Australia 2006
    Tob Control 15:398-404. 2006
    ..We examined laypeople's conversations to understand how 11 regulatory options were supported or opposed in interactions...
  75. ncbi request reprint Agent of change: more than "a nuisance to the tobacco industry"
    Simon Chapman
    School of Public Health, University of Sydney, NSW
    Med J Aust 177:661-33. 2002
  76. pmc Sex and drugs in popular movies: an analysis of the top 200 films
    Hasantha Gunasekera
    Institute of Child Health Research, School of Public Health, University of Sydney, and Children s Hospital at Westmead, Australia
    J R Soc Med 98:464-70. 2005
    ..Sex depictions in popular movies of the last two decades lacked safe sex messages. Drug use, though infrequent, tended to be depicted positively. The social norm being presented is concerning given the HIV and illicit drug pandemics...
  77. ncbi request reprint "Bulletproof skeptics in life's jungle": which self-exempting beliefs about smoking most predict lack of progression towards quitting?
    Wendy Oakes
    School of Public Health, University of Sydney 2006, Australia
    Prev Med 39:776-82. 2004
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  78. ncbi request reprint 'The cold hard facts' immunisation and vaccine preventable diseases in Australia's newsprint media 1993-1998
    Julie Leask
    Department of Public Health and Community Medicine, University of Sydney, Australia
    Soc Sci Med 54:445-57. 2002
    ....
  79. pmc Health treaty dilution: a case study of Japan's influence on the language of the WHO Framework Convention on Tobacco Control
    Mary Assunta
    School of Public Health, Edward Ford Building, University of Sydney, NSW 2006, Australia
    J Epidemiol Community Health 60:751-6. 2006
    ..Negotiations to develop the WHO's historic Framework Convention on Tobacco Control (FCTC) were based on consensus, resulting in countries needing to agree to the lowest acceptable common denominator in clause development...
  80. ncbi request reprint Has the ban on smoking in New South Wales restaurants worked? A comparison of restaurants in Sydney and Melbourne
    S Chapman
    Department of Public Health and Community Medicine, University of Sydney, NSW
    Med J Aust 174:512-5. 2001
    ..To evaluate compliance with a legislative ban on smoking inside restaurants by comparing smoking in Sydney restaurants (where it is legally banned) with smoking in Melbourne restaurants (not subject to a legal ban)...
  81. ncbi request reprint Discriminant attitudes and beliefs about condoms in young, multi-partner heterosexuals
    S Chapman
    Department of Community Medicine, University of Sydney, Westmead Hospital, Australia
    Int J STD AIDS 1:422-8. 1990
    ..Implications for health promotion campaigns designed to promote condom use are discussed...
  82. ncbi request reprint Do pharmacy staff recommend evidenced-based smoking cessation products? A pseudo patron study
    P P C Chiang
    School of Public Health, University of Sydney, Sydney, NSW, Australia
    J Clin Pharm Ther 31:205-9. 2006
    ..To determine whether pharmacy staff recommend evidence-based smoking cessation aids...
  83. pmc Media influence on Herceptin subsidization in Australia: application of the rule of rescue?
    Ross MacKenzie
    School of Public Health, University of Sydney 2006, Australia
    J R Soc Med 101:305-12. 2008
    ..The cost to the government would be A$470 million over three years for treatment of an estimated 2100 women annually...
  84. ncbi request reprint Reducing tobacco consumption
    Simon Chapman
    School of Public Health, University of Sydney
    N S W Public Health Bull 14:46-8. 2003
  85. doi request reprint More us than them: positive depictions of mental illness on Australian television news
    Connie Henson
    School of Public Health, University of Sydney, Sydney, NSW, Australia
    Aust N Z J Psychiatry 43:554-60. 2009
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  86. doi request reprint The case for the plain packaging of tobacco products
    Becky Freeman
    School of Public Health, University of Sydney, NSW, Australia
    Addiction 103:580-90. 2008
    ..It critiques legal objections raised by the industry about plain packaging violating laws and international trade agreements...
  87. doi request reprint 'A disease many people still feel uncomfortable talking about': Australian television coverage of colorectal cancer
    Ross MacKenzie
    School of Public Health, University of Sydney, Sydney, Australia
    Psychooncology 19:283-8. 2010
    ..To examine the coverage of colorectal cancer on Australian television news over a 3 year period commencing May 2005, and compare it with that given to other cancers...
  88. ncbi request reprint The newsworthiness of cancer in Australian television news
    Ross MacKenzie
    School of Public Health, University of Sydney, Sydney, NSW, Australia
    Med J Aust 189:155-8. 2008
    ..To test the hypothesis that television news coverage of different cancers reflects their incidence and burden, and to examine the journalistic approaches used in reporting cancer...
  89. pmc Australia's 1996 gun law reforms: faster falls in firearm deaths, firearm suicides, and a decade without mass shootings
    S Chapman
    School of Public Health, University of Sydney, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
    Inj Prev 12:365-72. 2006
    ..After a 1996 firearm massacre in Tasmania in which 35 people died, Australian governments united to remove semi-automatic and pump-action shotguns and rifles from civilian possession, as a key component of gun law reforms...
  90. pmc Antivaccination activists on the world wide web
    P Davies
    Department of Public Health and Community Medicine, University of Sydney A27, NSW 2006, Australia
    Arch Dis Child 87:22-5. 2002
    ..To determine the likelihood of finding an antivaccination site on the world wide web and to characterise their explicit claims and rhetorical appeals...
  91. ncbi request reprint Nicotine analogues: a review of tobacco industry research interests
    Rosemary Vagg
    School of Public Health, University of Sydney, Australia
    Addiction 100:701-12. 2005
    ..To explore the tobacco industry's interest and intentions driving its nicotine analogue research...
  92. ncbi request reprint The decline in gun deaths
    Simon Chapman
    School of Public Health, University of Sydney
    N S W Public Health Bull 14:48-50. 2003
  93. doi request reprint Citation bias in reported smoking prevalence in people with schizophrenia
    Simon Chapman
    School of Public Health, University of Sydney, Sydney, NSW, Australia syd edu au
    Aust N Z J Psychiatry 43:277-82. 2009
    ..The purpose of the present paper was therefore to determine if citation bias exists in the over-citation and reportage of studies finding high rates of smoking prevalence in schizophrenia subjects...
  94. ncbi request reprint An analysis of newspaper reports of cancer breakthroughs: hope or hype?
    Ethel S Ooi
    School of Public Health, University of Sydney, Sydney, NSW, Australia
    Med J Aust 179:639-43. 2003
    ..To assess the importance of cancer "breakthroughs" reported in the popular media 10 years after their publication...
  95. doi request reprint "All manner of ills": The features of serious diseases attributed to vaccination
    Julie Leask
    National Centre for Immunisation Research and Surveillance, The Children s Hospital at Westmead, Discipline of Paediatrics and Child Health, School of Public Health, University of Sydney, Locked Bag 4001, Westmead, NSW 2145, Australia
    Vaccine 28:3066-70. 2010
    ..Any attempt to re-frame erroneous claims about vaccination first requires an identification of the deeper anxieties in which they are located...
  96. ncbi request reprint Environmental tobacco smoke research published in the journal Indoor and Built Environment and associations with the tobacco industry
    David Garne
    School of Public Health, University of Sydney, NSW 2006, Australia
    Lancet 365:804-9. 2005
    ..On the basis of the evidence presented in this paper, there is a serious concern the tobacco industry may have been unduly influential on the content of the journal...
  97. doi request reprint Room for improvement: mixed portrayal of young people with mental illness on Australian television news
    Connie Henson
    School of Public Health, University of Sydney, Sydney, NSW 2006, Australia
    Aust N Z J Psychiatry 44:267-72. 2010
    ..The aim of the present study was to review television news depiction of mental illness in children and adolescents to test the hypothesis that positive portrayals of adults with mental illness also apply to young people...
  98. ncbi request reprint Tobacco control in Australia: victims of our past success?
    Simon Chapman
    N S W Public Health Bull 15:85-7. 2004
  99. pmc Evidence, ethics, hubris and the future of second-hand smoke policy
    Simon Chapman
    Tob Control 16:73-4. 2007
  100. ncbi request reprint Time to legislate for fire-safe cigarettes in Australia
    Simon Chapman
    Med J Aust 181:292-3. 2004
  101. ncbi request reprint Half full or half empty? Tobacco control in Australia in 2004
    Simon Chapman
    Aust N Z J Public Health 28:309-11. 2004