L Dennerstein

Summary

Affiliation: University of Melbourne
Country: Australia

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint A prospective population-based study of menopausal symptoms
    L Dennerstein
    Office for Gender and Health, Department of Psychiatry, The University of Melbourne, Parkville, Australia
    Obstet Gynecol 96:351-8. 2000
  2. doi request reprint The relationship of reports of aches and joint pains to the menopausal transition: a longitudinal study
    C E Szoeke
    Office for Gender and Health, Department of Psychiatry, University of Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
    Climacteric 11:55-62. 2008
  3. ncbi request reprint A prospective study of bone loss in menopausal Australian-born women
    J R Guthrie
    Department of Psychiatry, Royal Melbourne Hospital, Victoria, Australia
    Osteoporos Int 8:282-90. 1998
  4. ncbi request reprint Factors affecting the prevalence of osteoarthritis in healthy middle-aged women: data from the longitudinal Melbourne Women's Midlife Health Project
    C E I Szoeke
    Office for Gender and Health, Department of Psychiatry, University of Melbourne, Victoria 3050, Australia
    Bone 39:1149-55. 2006
  5. doi request reprint Physician diagnosed arthritis, reported arthritis and radiological non-axial osteoarthritis
    C E I Szoeke
    Office for Gender and Health, Department of Psychiatry, University of Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
    Osteoarthritis Cartilage 16:846-50. 2008
  6. ncbi request reprint Factors contributing to positive mood during the menopausal transition
    L Dennerstein
    Royal Melbourne Hospital, Office for Gender and Health, Department of Psychiatry, The University of Melbourne, Vic, Australia
    J Nerv Ment Dis 189:84-9. 2001
  7. ncbi request reprint Self-reported arthritis and the menopause
    C E I Szoeke
    Office for Gender and Health, Department of Psychiatry, The University of Melbourne, Australia
    Climacteric 8:49-55. 2005
  8. ncbi request reprint A prospective study of outcomes after hysterectomy in mid-aged Australian-born women
    J R Guthrie
    Office for Gender and Health, Department of Psychiatry, The University of Melbourne, Parkville, Victoria, Australia
    Climacteric 10:171-7. 2007
  9. ncbi request reprint Impaired fasting glycaemia in middle-aged women: a prospective study
    J R Guthrie
    Office for Gender and Health, The University of Melbourne, RMH, Victoria, Australia
    Int J Obes Relat Metab Disord 25:646-51. 2001
  10. ncbi request reprint The menopausal transition: a 9-year prospective population-based study. The Melbourne Women's Midlife Health Project
    J R Guthrie
    Office for Gender and Health, Department of Psychiatry, The University of Melbourne, Parkville, Victoria, Australia
    Climacteric 7:375-89. 2004

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Publications34

  1. ncbi request reprint A prospective population-based study of menopausal symptoms
    L Dennerstein
    Office for Gender and Health, Department of Psychiatry, The University of Melbourne, Parkville, Australia
    Obstet Gynecol 96:351-8. 2000
    ..To identify symptoms that change in prevalence and severity during midlife and evaluate their relationships to menopausal status, hormonal levels, and other factors...
  2. doi request reprint The relationship of reports of aches and joint pains to the menopausal transition: a longitudinal study
    C E Szoeke
    Office for Gender and Health, Department of Psychiatry, University of Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
    Climacteric 11:55-62. 2008
    ..06). Knee osteoarthritis was significantly associated with symptom reports (p = 0.008) but not hand osteoarthritis (p = 0.2)...
  3. ncbi request reprint A prospective study of bone loss in menopausal Australian-born women
    J R Guthrie
    Department of Psychiatry, Royal Melbourne Hospital, Victoria, Australia
    Osteoporos Int 8:282-90. 1998
    ..05), such that women with higher BMI had less bone loss. In conclusion, during the time of transition from peri- to post-menopause, women had accelerated BMD loss at both the hip and spine...
  4. ncbi request reprint Factors affecting the prevalence of osteoarthritis in healthy middle-aged women: data from the longitudinal Melbourne Women's Midlife Health Project
    C E I Szoeke
    Office for Gender and Health, Department of Psychiatry, University of Melbourne, Victoria 3050, Australia
    Bone 39:1149-55. 2006
    ..Never having used hormone therapy was a risk factor for radiological hand and knee OA. Further work will be needed to determine whether modification of these factors can prevent the development of OA...
  5. doi request reprint Physician diagnosed arthritis, reported arthritis and radiological non-axial osteoarthritis
    C E I Szoeke
    Office for Gender and Health, Department of Psychiatry, University of Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
    Osteoarthritis Cartilage 16:846-50. 2008
    ..To determine the question that best predicts radiographic evidence of non-axial osteoarthritis (OA)...
  6. ncbi request reprint Factors contributing to positive mood during the menopausal transition
    L Dennerstein
    Royal Melbourne Hospital, Office for Gender and Health, Department of Psychiatry, The University of Melbourne, Vic, Australia
    J Nerv Ment Dis 189:84-9. 2001
    ..000), major life events (p = .041), daily hassles (p = .014), marital status (p = .007), and work satisfaction (p = .001). Structural equation modelling found a goodness of fit index of .821...
  7. ncbi request reprint Self-reported arthritis and the menopause
    C E I Szoeke
    Office for Gender and Health, Department of Psychiatry, The University of Melbourne, Australia
    Climacteric 8:49-55. 2005
    ..To determine the prevalence of self-reported arthritis in a population-based cohort of mid-aged women and to identify health, social and lifestyle factors associated with self-reported arthritis...
  8. ncbi request reprint A prospective study of outcomes after hysterectomy in mid-aged Australian-born women
    J R Guthrie
    Office for Gender and Health, Department of Psychiatry, The University of Melbourne, Parkville, Victoria, Australia
    Climacteric 10:171-7. 2007
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  9. ncbi request reprint Impaired fasting glycaemia in middle-aged women: a prospective study
    J R Guthrie
    Office for Gender and Health, The University of Melbourne, RMH, Victoria, Australia
    Int J Obes Relat Metab Disord 25:646-51. 2001
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  10. ncbi request reprint The menopausal transition: a 9-year prospective population-based study. The Melbourne Women's Midlife Health Project
    J R Guthrie
    Office for Gender and Health, Department of Psychiatry, The University of Melbourne, Parkville, Victoria, Australia
    Climacteric 7:375-89. 2004
    ..To determine the hormonal changes relating to the menopausal transition (MT) and how these affect quality of life, bone mineral density, body composition, cardiovascular disease (CVD) risk and memory...
  11. ncbi request reprint Serum C-reactive protein and plasma homocysteine levels are associated with hormone therapy use and other factors: a population-based study of middle-aged Australian-born women
    J R Guthrie
    Office for Gender and Health, Department of Psychiatry, The University of Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
    Climacteric 8:263-70. 2005
    ..To investigate the associations between C-reactive protein (CRP), homocysteine levels, use of hormone therapy (HT) and other factors...
  12. ncbi request reprint Studying the menopausal transition: methodological considerations
    J R Guthrie
    Office for Gender and Health, The University of Melbourne, Royal Melbourne Hospital, Victoria, Australia
    Climacteric 6:354-6. 2003
    ..To document prospectively the menopausal status of a population-based cohort of women...
  13. ncbi request reprint Are changes in sexual functioning during midlife due to aging or menopause?
    L Dennerstein
    Office for Gender and Health, Department of Psychiatry, The University of Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
    Fertil Steril 76:456-60. 2001
    ..To determine whether changes in women's sexual functioning during midlife are due to aging or menopause...
  14. ncbi request reprint Tubal ligation, hysterectomy and D&C: evidence from the Melbourne Women's Midlife Health Project
    J Taffe
    Office for Gender and Health, Department of Psychiatry, University of Melbourne, Royal Melbourne Hospital, Melbourne, VIC Australia
    Gynecol Obstet Invest 50:117-22. 2000
    ..Though there was a significant association between TL and the probability of ever experiencing a D&C, related extraneous variables which appear to link these events are identified...
  15. ncbi request reprint Short scale to measure female sexuality: adapted from McCoy Female Sexuality Questionnaire
    L Dennerstein
    Office for Gender and Health, Department of Psychiatry, 6th Floor, Charles Connibere Building, University of Melbourne, Royal Melbourne Hospital, Victoria 3050, Australia
    J Sex Marital Ther 27:339-51. 2001
    ..The original wording in the McCoy scale is recommended as considerable data has now become available on reliability and validity...
  16. ncbi request reprint The physical, sexual and emotional violence history of middle-aged women: a community-based prevalence study
    D Mazza
    Office for Gender and Health, Department of Psychiatry, University of Melbourne, Vic
    Med J Aust 175:199-201. 2001
    ..Such experiences may have a substantial impact on women's physical and mental wellbeing...
  17. ncbi request reprint Comparative study of attitudes to eating between male and female students in the People's Republic of China
    M Makino
    Office for Gender and Health, Department of Psychiatry, The University of Melbourne, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
    Eat Weight Disord 11:111-7. 2006
    ..This study was conducted to compare eating attitudes and lifestyles of male and female college students in China (Beijing)...
  18. ncbi request reprint Attitudes of middle-aged women to aging: contribution of the Reactions to Aging Questionnaire
    Y Netz
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Melbourne, Australia
    Climacteric 4:306-13. 2001
    ..With some modifications, the RAQ may be more informative than was the Worries About Aging Scale in its ability to assess emotions, opinions and beliefs associated with aging in middle-aged women...
  19. ncbi request reprint Health care-seeking for menopausal problems
    J R Guthrie
    Office for Gender and Health, Department of Psychiatry, The University of Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
    Climacteric 6:112-7. 2003
    ..To determine the rate and timing of medical consultations for menopausal problems during the menopausal transition and to identify baseline and prospective variables associated with these consultations...
  20. ncbi request reprint Recommendations from a multi-study evaluation of proposed criteria for staging reproductive aging
    S D Harlow
    University of Michigan Ann Arbor, Michigan USA
    Climacteric 10:112-9. 2007
    ..Such a FSH criterion could be incorporated into the STRAW paradigm to facilitate prediction of proximity of the final menstrual period...
  21. doi request reprint Habitual physical activity is a meaningful predictor of well-being in mid-life women: a longitudinal analysis
    Y Netz
    Behavioral Sciences, Zinman College of Physical Education and Sport Sciences, Wingate Institute, Israel
    Climacteric 11:337-44. 2008
    ..To examine whether physical-activity patterns over a period of 4 years are associated with well-being...
  22. ncbi request reprint A review of hormonal changes during the menopausal transition: focus on findings from the Melbourne Women's Midlife Health Project
    H G Burger
    Prince Henry s Institute of Medical Research, Monash Medical Centre, Clayton, Victoria, Australia
    Hum Reprod Update 13:559-65. 2007
    ..This review provides the background for an accompanying manuscript in which a novel approach to modelling the hormonal changes during the transition is described...
  23. ncbi request reprint Moderate alcohol consumption contributes to women's well-being through the menopausal transition
    R Alati
    School of Population Health, University of Queensland, Queenslan, Australia
    Climacteric 10:491-9. 2007
    ..To examine the association of alcohol consumption with well-being in mid-aged Australian women, taking into account other lifestyle factors...
  24. ncbi request reprint Is incontinence associated with menopause?
    M Sherburn
    School of Physiotherapy, University of Melbourne, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
    Obstet Gynecol 98:628-33. 2001
    ....
  25. ncbi request reprint Factors associated with abnormal eating attitudes among female college students in Japan
    M Makino
    Department of Psychosomatic Medicine, Toho University, Tokyo, Japan
    Arch Womens Ment Health 9:203-8. 2006
    ..To determine the prevalence rates of abnormal eating attitudes and associated risk factors among female Japanese college students...
  26. ncbi request reprint The effects of the menopausal transition and biopsychosocial factors on well-being
    L Dennerstein
    Department of Psychiatry, Faculty of Medicine, The University of Melbourne, Australia
    Arch Womens Ment Health 5:15-22. 2002
    ..The aim of this study was to determine whether women's well-being changed with the menopausal transition, and the effect on well-being of other biological, psychosocial and lifestyle factors...
  27. ncbi request reprint Estrogen exposures and memory at midlife: a population-based study of women
    V W Henderson
    Donald W Reynolds Center on Aging, Department of Geriatrics, University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences, Little Rock, AR 72205, USA
    Neurology 60:1369-71. 2003
    ..The authors conclude that episodic verbal memory assessed by word list learning is not substantially affected during the menopausal transition or in the years immediately after natural menopause...
  28. ncbi request reprint Empty nest or revolving door? A prospective study of women's quality of life in midlife during the phase of children leaving and re-entering the home
    L Dennerstein
    Office for Gender and Health, Department of Psychiatry, University of Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
    Psychol Med 32:545-50. 2002
    ..This study documents changes in household composition and effects on women's quality of life of children leaving and returning home...
  29. ncbi request reprint The menopausal transition: does it induce women's worries about aging?
    Y Netz
    Behavioural Sciences, Zinman College of Physical Education and Sport Sciences, Wingate Institute, Israel
    Climacteric 8:333-41. 2005
    ..This study examines whether patterns of worries about aging change in women during the menopausal transition...
  30. ncbi request reprint How reliably does 12-month amenorrhea define final menstrual period? Data from a longitudinal study
    J Guthrie
    Climacteric 5:92. 2002
  31. ncbi request reprint Mental health treatments and associated factors amongst mid-aged Melbourne women
    J Kim
    Yong In Mental Hospital, Kyunggi Do, South Korea
    Arch Womens Ment Health 9:15-22. 2006
    ..Socio-demographic variables, exposure to violence, lifestyle factors, and chronic physical conditions were not associated with psychotropic drug use...
  32. pmc Serum lipids and memory in a population based cohort of middle age women
    V W Henderson
    Departments of Geriatrics, Neurology, Pharmacology and Toxicology, and Epidemiology, University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences, Little Rock, Arkansas 72205, USA
    J Neurol Neurosurg Psychiatry 74:1530-5. 2003
    ..To assess the relation between serum lipids and memory in a healthy middle age cohort of women...
  33. ncbi request reprint Intimate partner violence and health outcomes in mid-life women: a population-based cohort study
    B Schei
    Department of Community Medicine, Norwegian University of Science and Technology, Trondheim, Norway
    Arch Womens Ment Health 9:317-24. 2006
    ..To investigate the association between experience of intimate partner violence (IPV) and health outcomes measured prospectively...
  34. ncbi request reprint Statistical techniques for the analysis of change in longitudinal studies of the menopause
    P Lehert
    Statistical Department, Faculty of Economics, University of Mons, Belgium
    Acta Obstet Gynecol Scand 81:581-7. 2002
    ..Critical review of statistical techniques used to analyze data from longitudinal studies...