Michael J Davies

Summary

Affiliation: University of Adelaide
Country: Australia

Publications

  1. doi request reprint Birthweight and thinness at birth independently predict symptoms of polycystic ovary syndrome in adulthood
    M J Davies
    Discipline of Obstetrics and Gynaecology, University of Adelaide, Adelaide, SA 5005, Australia
    Hum Reprod 27:1475-80. 2012
  2. doi request reprint Reproductive technologies and the risk of birth defects
    Michael J Davies
    Robinson Institute, University of Adelaide, Adelaide, SA, Australia
    N Engl J Med 366:1803-13. 2012
  3. ncbi request reprint What is the most relevant standard of success in assisted reproduction? Assessing the BESST index for reproduction treatment
    Michael J Davies
    Reproductive Medicine Unit, Department of Obstetrics and Gynaecology, University of Adelaide, Adelaide, Australia
    Hum Reprod 19:1049-51. 2004
  4. pmc Intergenerational associations of chronic disease and polycystic ovary syndrome
    Michael J Davies
    Discipline of Obstetrics and Gynaecology, Robinson Institute, The University of Adelaide, Adelaide, Australia
    PLoS ONE 6:e25947. 2011
  5. ncbi request reprint Programming and reproductive functioning
    Michael J Davies
    Reproductive Medicine Unit, Dept Obstetrics and Gynaecology, University of Adelaide, 5005, Adelaide, Australia
    Trends Endocrinol Metab 13:386-92. 2002
  6. ncbi request reprint Towards less confusing terminology in reproductive medicine: clarifying medical ambiguities to the benefit of all
    Michael J Davies
    Research Centre for Reproductive Health, Department of Obstetrics and Gynaecology, University of Adelaide, Australia
    Hum Reprod 20:2669-71. 2005
  7. ncbi request reprint Fetal programming: the perspective of single and twin pregnancies
    Michael J Davies
    Research Centre for Reproductive Health, Department of Obstetrics and Gynaecology, University of Adelaide, Australia
    Reprod Fertil Dev 17:379-86. 2005
  8. doi request reprint Food and nutrient intakes of 9-month-old infants in Adelaide, Australia
    Jennifer A Conn
    Discipline of Public Health, University of Adelaide, Adelaide, South Australia 5005, Australia
    Public Health Nutr 12:2448-56. 2009
  9. doi request reprint The prevalence of polycystic ovary syndrome in a community sample assessed under contrasting diagnostic criteria
    Wendy A March
    Discipline of Obstetrics Gynaecology, Robinson Institute, The University of Adelaide, Adelaide, SA 5005, Australia
    Hum Reprod 25:544-51. 2010
  10. ncbi request reprint Evidence for effects of weight on reproduction in women
    Michael J Davies
    Research Centre for Reproductive Health, Department of Obstetrics and Gynaecology, University of Adelaide, Adelaide, South Australia, 5005
    Reprod Biomed Online 12:552-61. 2006

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Publications46

  1. doi request reprint Birthweight and thinness at birth independently predict symptoms of polycystic ovary syndrome in adulthood
    M J Davies
    Discipline of Obstetrics and Gynaecology, University of Adelaide, Adelaide, SA 5005, Australia
    Hum Reprod 27:1475-80. 2012
    ..While it has been suggested that PCOS could have origins in perturbed development, epidemiological findings have been inconclusive. We aimed to examine potential fetal origins of PCOS...
  2. doi request reprint Reproductive technologies and the risk of birth defects
    Michael J Davies
    Robinson Institute, University of Adelaide, Adelaide, SA, Australia
    N Engl J Med 366:1803-13. 2012
    ..The extent to which birth defects after infertility treatment may be explained by underlying parental factors is uncertain...
  3. ncbi request reprint What is the most relevant standard of success in assisted reproduction? Assessing the BESST index for reproduction treatment
    Michael J Davies
    Reproductive Medicine Unit, Department of Obstetrics and Gynaecology, University of Adelaide, Adelaide, Australia
    Hum Reprod 19:1049-51. 2004
    ..A modified BESST index, not including cycles of initiated treatment as a denominator, indicated that the ART births contained a substantially lower proportion of BESST babies when compared to the entire population of births...
  4. pmc Intergenerational associations of chronic disease and polycystic ovary syndrome
    Michael J Davies
    Discipline of Obstetrics and Gynaecology, Robinson Institute, The University of Adelaide, Adelaide, Australia
    PLoS ONE 6:e25947. 2011
    ..The disease and associated conditions cluster in families, suggesting that PCOS may be the reproductive consequence of underlying chronic disease susceptibility...
  5. ncbi request reprint Programming and reproductive functioning
    Michael J Davies
    Reproductive Medicine Unit, Dept Obstetrics and Gynaecology, University of Adelaide, 5005, Adelaide, Australia
    Trends Endocrinol Metab 13:386-92. 2002
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  6. ncbi request reprint Towards less confusing terminology in reproductive medicine: clarifying medical ambiguities to the benefit of all
    Michael J Davies
    Research Centre for Reproductive Health, Department of Obstetrics and Gynaecology, University of Adelaide, Australia
    Hum Reprod 20:2669-71. 2005
    ..Unpacking the meaning of the term 'infertility' reveals a complex of interdependent concepts that are both social and biological in origin...
  7. ncbi request reprint Fetal programming: the perspective of single and twin pregnancies
    Michael J Davies
    Research Centre for Reproductive Health, Department of Obstetrics and Gynaecology, University of Adelaide, Australia
    Reprod Fertil Dev 17:379-86. 2005
    ..This suggests that, consistent with experimental studies in other species, the relationship between impaired growth in utero and chronic disease in later life is not simply mediated by a common genetic pathway...
  8. doi request reprint Food and nutrient intakes of 9-month-old infants in Adelaide, Australia
    Jennifer A Conn
    Discipline of Public Health, University of Adelaide, Adelaide, South Australia 5005, Australia
    Public Health Nutr 12:2448-56. 2009
    ..To describe the food and nutrient intakes of 9-month-old infants...
  9. doi request reprint The prevalence of polycystic ovary syndrome in a community sample assessed under contrasting diagnostic criteria
    Wendy A March
    Discipline of Obstetrics Gynaecology, Robinson Institute, The University of Adelaide, Adelaide, SA 5005, Australia
    Hum Reprod 25:544-51. 2010
    ....
  10. ncbi request reprint Evidence for effects of weight on reproduction in women
    Michael J Davies
    Research Centre for Reproductive Health, Department of Obstetrics and Gynaecology, University of Adelaide, Adelaide, South Australia, 5005
    Reprod Biomed Online 12:552-61. 2006
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  11. pmc The effects of house moves during early childhood on child mental health at age 9 years
    Alice R Rumbold
    Discipline of Obstetrics and Gynaecology, The University of Adelaide, Adelaide, SA 5005, Australia
    BMC Public Health 12:583. 2012
    ..We examined associations between the number, timing and type of house moves in childhood and child behaviour problems using data from an ongoing longitudinal study...
  12. doi request reprint The Life Journeys Of Young Women Project: objectives, design, and recruitment results
    Emily J Steele
    Life course and Intergenerational Health Research Group, Discipline of Public Health, The University of Adelaide, 233 North Tce, Adelaide, South Australia 5005, Australia
    Am J Epidemiol 174:72-80. 2011
    ..This paper discusses study objectives and design, fieldwork procedures, planned statistical analyses, and recruitment outcomes, focusing on novel features that would facilitate analogous epidemiologic research...
  13. ncbi request reprint Early pregnancy loss following assisted reproductive technology treatment
    Esther Winter
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynaecology, University of Adelaide, The Queen Elizabeth Hospital, 28 Woodville Road, Woodville, South Adelaide, Australia 5011
    Hum Reprod 17:3220-3. 2002
    ..Risk factors for EPL, however, have not been comprehensively studied. This study assesses some potential risk factors in ART pregnancies...
  14. ncbi request reprint Diet during pregnancy, neonatal outcomes and later health
    Vivienne M Moore
    Department of Public Health, University of Adelaide, Australia
    Reprod Fertil Dev 17:341-8. 2005
    ..In view of this, improved diet before pregnancy deserves greater attention...
  15. doi request reprint Perinatal outcomes by mode of assisted conception and sub-fertility in an Australian data linkage cohort
    Jennifer L Marino
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynaecology, The University of Melbourne, Royal Women s Hospital, Parkville, Victoria, Australia
    PLoS ONE 9:e80398. 2014
    ..We therefore examined a range of additional perinatal outcomes for these exposures...
  16. ncbi request reprint Obesity increases the risk of spontaneous abortion during infertility treatment
    Jim X Wang
    Reproductive Medicine Unit, Department of Obstetrics and Gynaecology, University of Adelaide, The Queen Elizabeth Hospital, Woodville, Australia
    Obes Res 10:551-4. 2002
    ..This study examines the relationship between body mass and the risk of spontaneous abortion in a large cohort of patients who received infertility treatment...
  17. ncbi request reprint Dietary composition of pregnant women is related to size of the baby at birth
    Vivienne M Moore
    Department of Public Health, University of Adelaide, Australia
    J Nutr 134:1820-6. 2004
    ..These data support the proposition that maternal dietary composition has an effect on fetal growth. Maternal diet in Western societies may therefore be important for the long-term health of the child...
  18. doi request reprint Fertility treatments and the young women who use them: an Australian cohort study
    Jennifer L Marino
    Research Centre for the Early Origins of Health and Disease, Robinson Institute, The University of Adelaide, Adelaide, South Australia, Australia
    Hum Reprod 26:473-9. 2011
    ..In this study, we aimed to characterize the potential need for and use of fertility treatments in a population-based cohort of young Australian women...
  19. ncbi request reprint Improving reproductive performance in overweight/obese women with effective weight management
    Robert J Norman
    Reproductive Medicine Unit, University of Adelaide, The Queen Elizabeth Hospital, Woodville Rd, Woodville, SA5011, Australia
    Hum Reprod Update 10:267-80. 2004
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  20. pmc Lower age at menarche affects survival in older Australian women: results from the Australian Longitudinal Study of Ageing
    Lynne C Giles
    Life course and Intergenerational Health Research Group, Robinson Institute, The University of Adelaide, Adelaide South Australia 5005, Australia
    BMC Public Health 10:341. 2010
    ..We aimed to examine the effect of lower age at menarche on all-cause mortality in older Australian women over 15 years of follow-up...
  21. doi request reprint Maternal depressive symptoms and child care during toddlerhood relate to child behavior at age 5 years
    Lynne C Giles
    Discipline of Public Health, Robinson Institute, University of Adelaide, Adelaide, South Australia
    Pediatrics 128:e78-84. 2011
    ..Child care may modify any effects of maternal depression on subsequent child behavior, but this has not been widely investigated...
  22. doi request reprint Waist-to-height ratio is not a predictor of systolic blood pressure in 3-year-old children
    Melissa J Whitrow
    Research Centre for Early Origins of Health and Disease, Robinson Institute, The University of Adelaide, Adelaide, South Australia, Australia
    J Pediatr 159:501-3. 2011
    ..Body mass index was a significant predictor of sBP, whereas waist:height was not: suggesting waist:height is not a useful indicator of sBP in this age group...
  23. ncbi request reprint Glucose tolerance abnormalities in Australian women with polycystic ovary syndrome
    Preeti Dabadghao
    Research Centre for Reproductive Health, Discipline of Obstetrics and Gynaecology, University of Adelaide, Adelaide, SA, Australia
    Med J Aust 187:328-31. 2007
    ..To determine the prevalence of glucose tolerance abnormalities and to identify associated risk factors in women with polycystic ovary syndrome (PCOS) attending a reproductive endocrinology clinic...
  24. doi request reprint Effect of supplemental folic acid in pregnancy on childhood asthma: a prospective birth cohort study
    Melissa J Whitrow
    Research Centre for the Early Origins of Health and Disease, Robinson Institute, The University of Adelaide, Adelaide, South Australia, Australia
    Am J Epidemiol 170:1486-93. 2009
    ....
  25. ncbi request reprint Diet around conception and during pregnancy--effects on fetal and neonatal outcomes
    Karen L Kind
    Discipline of Obstetrics and Gynaecology, Level 4, Maternity, The Queen Elizabeth Hospital, Woodville, South Australia 5011
    Reprod Biomed Online 12:532-41. 2006
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  26. doi request reprint Effects of birth size, post-natal growth and current size on insulin resistance in 9-year-old children: a prospective cohort study
    Melissa J Whitrow
    Discipline of Obstetrics and Gynaecology, School of Paediatrics and Reproductive Health, The University of Adelaide, Mail Drop 327, Adelaide, SA 5005, Australia
    Eur J Pediatr 172:1207-14. 2013
    ..The potential influence of growth at around 3.5 years for HOMA-IR at 9 years warrants further investigation...
  27. ncbi request reprint The role of lifestyle modification in polycystic ovary syndrome
    Robert J Norman
    Reproductive Medicine Unit, Department of Obstetrics and Gynaecology, The University of Adelaide, The Queen Elizabeth Hospital, 28 Woodville Road, Woodville, South Australia, 5011, Australia
    Trends Endocrinol Metab 13:251-7. 2002
    ..Modifying additional lifestyle factors, including alcohol consumption, psychosocial stressors and smoking, are also crucial in long-term treatment of PCOS...
  28. doi request reprint Changes in affect and state anxiety across an in vitro fertilization/intracytoplasmic sperm injection cycle
    Neha N Mahajan
    School of Psychology, University of Adelaide, Adelaide, Australia
    Fertil Steril 93:517-26. 2010
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  29. ncbi request reprint Mothers' views on feeding infants around the time of weaning
    Ruth B Walker
    Department of Public Health, University of Adelaide, Adelaide, South Australia 5005, Australia
    Public Health Nutr 9:707-13. 2006
    ..To describe women's views about aspects of infants' diets around the time of weaning, making comparisons with national guidelines...
  30. ncbi request reprint Overweight infertile patients have a higher fecundity than normal-weight women undergoing controlled ovarian hyperstimulation with intrauterine insemination
    Jim X Wang
    Fertil Steril 81:1710-2. 2004
    ..There is a positive effect of being overweight or obese on the pregnancy rate in women undergoing controlled ovarian hyperstimulation with intrauterine insemination...
  31. ncbi request reprint EDD, the human orthologue of the hyperplastic discs tumour suppressor gene, is amplified and overexpressed in cancer
    Jennifer L Clancy
    Cancer Research Program, Garvan Institute of Medical Research, 384 Victoria St, Darlinghurst, NSW 2010, Australia
    Oncogene 22:5070-81. 2003
    ..These results demonstrate that AI at the EDD locus is common in a diversity of carcinomas and that the EDD gene is frequently overexpressed in breast and ovarian cancer, implying a potential role in cancer progression...
  32. pmc Obesity may confound relation of early pregnancy loss to risk of heart disease
    Michael J Davies
    BMJ 326:1146. 2003
  33. ncbi request reprint Effects of moderate alcohol intake on fasting insulin and glucose concentrations and insulin sensitivity in postmenopausal women: a randomized controlled trial
    Michael J Davies
    US Department of Agriculture, Agricultural Research Service, Beltsville Human Nutrition Research Center, BARC E, Bldg 308, Room 218, Beltsville, MD 20705, USA
    JAMA 287:2559-62. 2002
    ..No controlled-diet studies have addressed the effects of daily moderate alcohol consumption on fasting insulin and glucose concentrations and insulin sensitivity...
  34. ncbi request reprint Low and very low birth weight after use of assisted reproductive technology
    Michael J Davies
    N Engl J Med 347:1451-2; author reply 1451-2. 2002
  35. ncbi request reprint Risk of multiple pregnancy when infertility is treated with ovulation induction by gonadotropins
    Jim X Wang
    Fertil Steril 80:664-5. 2003
  36. ncbi request reprint Immunohistologic evidence of myocardial disease in apparently healthy relatives of patients with dilated cardiomyopathy
    Niall G Mahon
    Department of Cardiological Sciences, St George s Hospital Medical School, London, United Kingdom
    J Am Coll Cardiol 39:455-62. 2002
    ..This study investigated whether apparently healthy relatives of patients with idiopathic dilated cardiomyopathy (DCM) who have left ventricular enlargement (LVE) have biopsy evidence of underlying myocardial disease...
  37. ncbi request reprint Increased levels of serum protein oxidation and correlation with disease activity in systemic lupus erythematosus
    Philip E Morgan
    Free Radical Group, The Heart Research Institute, Camperdown, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
    Arthritis Rheum 52:2069-79. 2005
    ..To examine protein oxidation in systemic lupus erythematosus (SLE) and to correlate levels of protein oxidation products with disease activity...
  38. ncbi request reprint Pharmacokinetic and pharmacodynamic properties of multiple oral doses of sitagliptin, a dipeptidyl peptidase-IV inhibitor: a double-blind, randomized, placebo-controlled study in healthy male volunteers
    Arthur J Bergman
    Merck and Co, Inc, Whitehouse Station, New Jersey 07065 0900, USA
    Clin Ther 28:55-72. 2006
    ..Sitagliptin is an orally active and selective DPP-IV inhibitor currently in Phase III development for the treatment of type 2 diabetes mellitus...
  39. ncbi request reprint A comparison of dexmedetomidine versus conventional therapy for sedation and hemodynamic control during carotid endarterectomy performed under regional anesthesia
    Craig A McCutcheon
    Department of Anaesthesia, St Vincent s Hospital Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
    Anesth Analg 102:668-75. 2006
    ..027). DEX provides an acceptable alternative, without superiority to standard techniques for sedation during awake CEA...
  40. ncbi request reprint Consistency of lipid-altering effects of ezetimibe/simvastatin across gender, race, age, baseline low density lipoprotein cholesterol levels, and coronary heart disease status: results of a pooled retrospective analysis
    Leiv Ose
    Lipid Clinic, Medical Department, Rikshospitalet, Oslo, Norway
    Curr Med Res Opin 22:823-35. 2006
    ..The purpose of this pooled analysis was to evaluate the consistency of efficacy (i.e., between-treatment difference) of EZE/SIMVA versus SIMVA within several selected subgroups of patients with primary hypercholesterolemia...
  41. ncbi request reprint Effect of single oral doses of sitagliptin, a dipeptidyl peptidase-4 inhibitor, on incretin and plasma glucose levels after an oral glucose tolerance test in patients with type 2 diabetes
    Gary A Herman
    Merck Research Laboratories, Experimental Medicine, Rahway, New Jersey 07065, USA
    J Clin Endocrinol Metab 91:4612-9. 2006
    ..The degree of DPP-4 inhibition and the level of active incretin augmentation required for glucose lowering efficacy after an oral glucose tolerance test (OGTT) were evaluated...
  42. ncbi request reprint Efficacy and safety of sitagliptin monotherapy in Japanese patients with type 2 diabetes
    Kenji Nonaka
    Banyu Pharmaceutical Co Ltd, Tokyo, Japan
    Diabetes Res Clin Pract 79:291-8. 2008
    ..01) different relative to the placebo group (-0.7 kg). In this study, once-daily sitagliptin 100mg for 12 weeks improved fasting and postprandial glycemic control and was generally well tolerated in Japanese patients with type 2 diabetes...
  43. ncbi request reprint Sitagliptin, a DPP-4 inhibitor for the treatment of patients with type 2 diabetes: a review of recent clinical trials
    Avraham Karasik
    Chaim Sheba Medical Center, Tel Hashomer, Israel
    Curr Med Res Opin 24:489-96. 2008
    ..There are numerous DPP-4 inhibitors in development with sitagliptin as the first approved agent for the treatment of patients with type 2 diabetes...
  44. ncbi request reprint NHMRC grant applications: a comparison of "track record" scores allocated by grant assessors with bibliometric analysis of publications
    Michael J Davies
    Med J Aust 188:373-4. 2008
  45. doi request reprint Effect of sitagliptin, a dipeptidyl peptidase-4 inhibitor, on blood pressure in nondiabetic patients with mild to moderate hypertension
    Goutam C Mistry
    Merck Research Laboratories, RY34 A400, 126 East Lincoln Avenue, Rahway, NJ 07065, USA
    J Clin Pharmacol 48:592-8. 2008
    ....
  46. ncbi request reprint Overexpression of the cell adhesion molecules DDR1, Claudin 3, and Ep-CAM in metaplastic ovarian epithelium and ovarian cancer
    Viola A Heinzelmann-Schwarz
    Cancer Research Program, Garvan Institute of Medical Research, Darlinghurst, Australia
    Clin Cancer Res 10:4427-36. 2004
    ..The aims of this study were to integrate the results from 14 transcript profiling studies of EOC to identify novel biomarkers and to examine their expression in early and late stages of the disease...