A Devine

Summary

Affiliation: University of Western Australia
Country: Australia

Publications

  1. ncbi Effects of vitamin D metabolites on intestinal calcium absorption and bone turnover in elderly women
    Amanda Devine
    Department of Medicine, University of Western Australia, Sir Charles Gairdner Hospital, Nedlands, Australia
    Am J Clin Nutr 75:283-8. 2002
  2. ncbi Effects of zinc and other nutritional factors on insulin-like growth factor I and insulin-like growth factor binding proteins in postmenopausal women
    A Devine
    Department of Medicine, University of Western Australia, Sir Charles Gairdner Hospital, Nedlands, Australia
    Am J Clin Nutr 68:200-6. 1998
  3. ncbi Physical activity and calcium consumption are important determinants of lower limb bone mass in older women
    Amanda Devine
    School of Medicine and Pharmacology, University of Western Australia, Nedlands, Western Australia, Australia
    J Bone Miner Res 19:1634-9. 2004
  4. ncbi Prediction of incident osteoporotic fractures in elderly women using the free estradiol index
    A Devine
    School of Medicine and Pharmacology, Sir Charles Gairdner Hospital, University of Western Australia, 4th Floor G Block, 6009, Nedlands, Western Australia, Australia
    Osteoporos Int 16:216-21. 2005
  5. ncbi Protein consumption is an important predictor of lower limb bone mass in elderly women
    Amanda Devine
    School of Medicine and Pharmacology, University of Western Australia, Perth, Australia
    Am J Clin Nutr 81:1423-8. 2005
  6. ncbi Klotho gene polymorphisms are associated with osteocalcin levels but not bone density of aged postmenopausal women
    B H Mullin
    Dept of Endocrinology and Diabetes, Sir Charles Gairdner Hospital, Western Australia, Australia
    Calcif Tissue Int 77:145-51. 2005
  7. ncbi Bone structural effects of variation in the TNFRSF1B gene encoding the tumor necrosis factor receptor 2
    B H Mullin
    Department of Endocrinology and Diabetes, Sir Charles Gairdner Hospital, Nedlands, Western Australia, 6009
    Osteoporos Int 19:961-8. 2008
  8. ncbi A cohort study of the effect of endogenous estrogen on spine fracture risk and bone structure in elderly women and an assessment of its diagnostic usefulness
    R L Prince
    School of Medicine and Pharmacology, Sir Charles Gairdner Hospital Unit, University of Western Australia, Australia
    Bone 41:33-8. 2007
  9. ncbi Calcium-sensing receptor gene polymorphism A986S does not predict serum calcium level, bone mineral density, calcaneal ultrasound indices, or fracture rate in a large cohort of elderly women
    J Bollerslev
    School of Medicine and Pharmacology, Sir Charles Gairdner Hospital, Nedlands, WA, Australia
    Calcif Tissue Int 74:12-7. 2004
  10. ncbi LRP5 gene polymorphisms predict bone mass and incident fractures in elderly Australian women
    J Bollerslev
    School of Medicine and Pharmacology, University of Western Australia, Nedlands
    Bone 36:599-606. 2005

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  1. ncbi Effects of vitamin D metabolites on intestinal calcium absorption and bone turnover in elderly women
    Amanda Devine
    Department of Medicine, University of Western Australia, Sir Charles Gairdner Hospital, Nedlands, Australia
    Am J Clin Nutr 75:283-8. 2002
    ..The relative importance of vitamin D metabolites in the regulation of gut calcium absorption has not been well studied in elderly women living in an environment with abundant sunlight...
  2. ncbi Effects of zinc and other nutritional factors on insulin-like growth factor I and insulin-like growth factor binding proteins in postmenopausal women
    A Devine
    Department of Medicine, University of Western Australia, Sir Charles Gairdner Hospital, Nedlands, Australia
    Am J Clin Nutr 68:200-6. 1998
    ..These results suggest that low zinc intake is associated with low IGF-I concentrations in healthy postmenopausal women and that the effects of zinc may be independent of protein intake...
  3. ncbi Physical activity and calcium consumption are important determinants of lower limb bone mass in older women
    Amanda Devine
    School of Medicine and Pharmacology, University of Western Australia, Nedlands, Western Australia, Australia
    J Bone Miner Res 19:1634-9. 2004
    ..1% higher hip BMD than those who did not, supporting the concept that lifestyle factors play an important role in the maintenance of lower extremity bone mass in older women...
  4. ncbi Prediction of incident osteoporotic fractures in elderly women using the free estradiol index
    A Devine
    School of Medicine and Pharmacology, Sir Charles Gairdner Hospital, University of Western Australia, 4th Floor G Block, 6009, Nedlands, Western Australia, Australia
    Osteoporos Int 16:216-21. 2005
    ..These data confirm the importance of postmenopausal estrogen concentration in the pathogenesis of osteoporosis in elderly women...
  5. ncbi Protein consumption is an important predictor of lower limb bone mass in elderly women
    Amanda Devine
    School of Medicine and Pharmacology, University of Western Australia, Perth, Australia
    Am J Clin Nutr 81:1423-8. 2005
    ..The effect of protein intake on bone density is uncertain, and evidence exists for beneficial effects of both low and high protein intakes...
  6. ncbi Klotho gene polymorphisms are associated with osteocalcin levels but not bone density of aged postmenopausal women
    B H Mullin
    Dept of Endocrinology and Diabetes, Sir Charles Gairdner Hospital, Western Australia, Australia
    Calcif Tissue Int 77:145-51. 2005
    ....
  7. ncbi Bone structural effects of variation in the TNFRSF1B gene encoding the tumor necrosis factor receptor 2
    B H Mullin
    Department of Endocrinology and Diabetes, Sir Charles Gairdner Hospital, Nedlands, Western Australia, 6009
    Osteoporos Int 19:961-8. 2008
    ..We analysed the TNFRSF1B gene from this region, which encodes the TNF receptor 2, in two large population-based cohorts. Our results suggest that variation in TNFRSF1B is associated with BMD...
  8. ncbi A cohort study of the effect of endogenous estrogen on spine fracture risk and bone structure in elderly women and an assessment of its diagnostic usefulness
    R L Prince
    School of Medicine and Pharmacology, Sir Charles Gairdner Hospital Unit, University of Western Australia, Australia
    Bone 41:33-8. 2007
    ..The data suggest that the estrogen effect on reducing spine fracture is at least in part due to an effect on bone structure and its measurement does not significantly improve fracture prediction...
  9. ncbi Calcium-sensing receptor gene polymorphism A986S does not predict serum calcium level, bone mineral density, calcaneal ultrasound indices, or fracture rate in a large cohort of elderly women
    J Bollerslev
    School of Medicine and Pharmacology, Sir Charles Gairdner Hospital, Nedlands, WA, Australia
    Calcif Tissue Int 74:12-7. 2004
    ..It is questioned whether the polymorphism has any clinical significance for postmenopausal osteoporosis...
  10. ncbi LRP5 gene polymorphisms predict bone mass and incident fractures in elderly Australian women
    J Bollerslev
    School of Medicine and Pharmacology, University of Western Australia, Nedlands
    Bone 36:599-606. 2005
    ..67 [1.02-2.78], P = 0.045), indicating factors other than bone mass are of importance for bone strength. In conclusion, genetic variation in LRP5 seems to be of importance for regulation of bone mass and osteoporotic fractures...
  11. ncbi Association of an aromatase TTTA repeat polymorphism with circulating estrogen, bone structure, and biochemistry in older women
    I M Dick
    School of Medicine and Pharmacology, Univ of Western Australia, 4th Floor G Block, Sir Charles Gairdner Hospital, Nedlands, Western Australia 6009, Australia
    Am J Physiol Endocrinol Metab 288:E989-95. 2005
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  12. doi Under-reporting of energy intake in elderly Australian women is associated with a higher body mass index
    X Meng
    Curtin Health Innovation Research Institute and the School of Public Health, Curtin University, Perth, WA 6845, Australia
    J Nutr Health Aging 17:112-8. 2013
    ..Identify the extent of under-reporting of energy intake and the characteristics associated with implausible intakes in elderly women...
  13. ncbi The clinical utility of measured kyphosis as a predictor of the presence of vertebral deformities
    R L Prince
    School of Medicine and Pharmacology, University of Western Australia, Perth, Australia
    Osteoporos Int 18:621-7. 2007
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  14. doi The effects of homocysteine and MTHFR genotype on hip bone loss and fracture risk in elderly women
    K Zhu
    School of Medicine and Pharmacology, University of Western Australia, Crawley, Western Australia, Australia
    Osteoporos Int 20:1183-91. 2009
    ..In our 5-year cohort study with 1,213 women aged 70-85 years, high homocysteine is associated with greater hip bone loss but not fracture risk. The effect of MTHFR genotype on bone density and fracture is weak...
  15. ncbi Effects of endogenous estrogen on renal calcium and phosphate handling in elderly women
    I M Dick
    School of Medicine and Pharmacology, Univ of Western Australia, 4th Floor G Block, Sir Charles Gairdner Hospital, Nedlands, WA, Australia 6009
    Am J Physiol Endocrinol Metab 288:E430-5. 2005
    ....
  16. doi The effects of high potassium consumption on bone mineral density in a prospective cohort study of elderly postmenopausal women
    K Zhu
    Department of Endocrinology and Diabetes, Sir Charles Gairdner Hospital, Nedlands, WA, Australia
    Osteoporos Int 20:335-40. 2009
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  17. ncbi Bone mass effects of a BMP4 gene polymorphism in postmenopausal women
    L Ramesh Babu
    School of Medicine and Pharmacology, University of Western Australia, Nedlands, WA, Australia
    Bone 36:555-61. 2005
    ..We conclude that a polymorphism found in the BMP4 gene, affecting amino acid sequence, is associated with hip bone density in postmenopausal women, presumably via regulation of anabolic effects on the skeleton...
  18. ncbi Adequacy and change in nutrient and food intakes with aging in a seven-year cohort study in elderly women
    K Zhu
    School of Medicine and Pharmacology, University of Western Australia, Perth, Australia
    J Nutr Health Aging 14:723-9. 2010
    ..The aims of this study were to investigate the changes in nutrient and dietary intakes that occurred with aging in a seven-year longitudinal study of elderly Australian women and to evaluate the adequacy of their dietary intakes...
  19. ncbi The T869C TGF beta polymorphism is associated with fracture, bone mineral density, and calcaneal quantitative ultrasound in elderly women
    I M Dick
    Department of Medicine, Sir Charles Gairdner Hospital, University of Western Australia, Nedlands, WA, Australia
    Bone 33:335-41. 2003
    ..These findings are of potential clinical usefulness, as the TGF beta T869C genotype could be used, in conjunction with other genetic and clinical information, to determine an individual's risk of osteoporosis...
  20. doi Randomized controlled trial of the effects of calcium with or without vitamin D on bone structure and bone-related chemistry in elderly women with vitamin D insufficiency
    Kun Zhu
    School of Medicine and Pharmacology, University of Western Australia, Perth, Australia
    J Bone Miner Res 23:1343-8. 2008
    ..Vitamin D supplementation adds no extra short-term skeletal benefit to calcium citrate supplementation even in women with vitamin D insufficiency...
  21. ncbi Apolipoprotein E4 is associated with reduced calcaneal quantitative ultrasound measurements and bone mineral density in elderly women
    I M Dick
    Department of Medicine, University of Western Australia, Perth, WA, Australia
    Bone 31:497-502. 2002
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  22. doi A randomized controlled trial of the effects of vitamin D on muscle strength and mobility in older women with vitamin D insufficiency
    Kun Zhu
    School of Medicine and Pharmacology, University of Western Australia, Perth, Australia
    J Am Geriatr Soc 58:2063-8. 2010
    ..To evaluate the effects of vitamin D treatment on muscle strength and mobility in older women with vitamin D insufficiency...
  23. doi Effects of ergocalciferol added to calcium on the risk of falls in elderly high-risk women
    Richard L Prince
    School of Medicine and Pharmacology, Univerity of Western Australia, Perth, Australia
    Arch Intern Med 168:103-8. 2008
    ..We evaluated the effect of ergocalciferol and calcium citrate supplementation compared with calcium alone on the risk of falls in older women at high risk of falling...
  24. ncbi Chocolate consumption and bone density in older women
    Jonathan M Hodgson
    Royal Perth Hospital Unit, the University of Western Australia School of Medicine and Pharmacology, Perth, Australia
    Am J Clin Nutr 87:175-80. 2008
    ..Nutrition is important for the development and maintenance of bone structure and for the prevention of osteoporosis and fracture. The relation of chocolate intake with bone has yet to be investigated...
  25. ncbi Effects of calcium and vitamin D supplementation on hip bone mineral density and calcium-related analytes in elderly ambulatory Australian women: a five-year randomized controlled trial
    Kun Zhu
    School of Medicine and Pharmacology, University of Western Australia, Crawley, Australia
    J Clin Endocrinol Metab 93:743-9. 2008
    ..Effects of long-term calcium, with or without vitamin D, on hip bone mineral density (BMD) and bone turnover in sunny climates have not been reported...
  26. ncbi Fear of falling in older women: a longitudinal study of incidence, persistence, and predictors
    Nicole Austin
    School of Medicine and Pharmacology, Sir Charles Gairdner Hospital Unit, University of Western Australia, Perth, Western Australia, Australia
    J Am Geriatr Soc 55:1598-603. 2007
    ..To determine longitudinal predictors of incident and persistent fear of falling (FOF) in older women...
  27. ncbi Effects of calcium supplementation on clinical fracture and bone structure: results of a 5-year, double-blind, placebo-controlled trial in elderly women
    Richard L Prince
    School of Medicine and Pharmacology, University of Western Australia, Australia
    Arch Intern Med 166:869-75. 2006
    ..We have examined whether calcium supplementation decreases clinical fracture risk in elderly women and its mechanism of action...
  28. ncbi Do sleep problems or urinary incontinence predict falls in elderly women?
    Joy S H Teo
    School of Physiotherapy, Curtin University of Technology, Perth, Western Australia
    Aust J Physiother 52:19-24. 2006
    ..As urge incontinence and abnormal daytime sleepiness were independently associated with an increased falls risk, effective management of these problems may reduce the risk of falling in older women...
  29. ncbi Tea intake is inversely related to blood pressure in older women
    Jonathan M Hodgson
    University of Western Australia School of Medicine and Pharmacology, and the Western Australian Institute for Medical Research WAIMR, Western Australia, Australia
    J Nutr 133:2883-6. 2003
    ..The observed associations for both tea intake and 4-O-methylgallic acid are consistent with the hypothesis that long-term regular ingestion of tea may have a favorable effect on blood pressure in older women...
  30. ncbi Drinking tea is associated with lower plasma total homocysteine in older women
    Jonathan M Hodgson
    University of Western Australia School of Medicine and Pharmacology, PO Box X2213, Perth, WA 6001, Australia
    Asia Pac J Clin Nutr 15:253-8. 2006
    ..The observed lower tHcy in women with higher tea intake is consistent in direction and magnitude with previous epidemiological studies, but any mechanisms remain unclear...
  31. ncbi Association of back pain frequency with mortality, coronary heart events, mobility, and quality of life in elderly women
    Kun Zhu
    Department of Endocrinology and Diabetes, Sir Charles Gairdner Hospital, Nedlands, WA, Australia
    Spine (Phila Pa 1976) 32:2012-8. 2007
    ..A 5-year observational cohort design using data from a randomized controlled trial of calcium intervention...
  32. ncbi Phenolic acid metabolites as biomarkers for tea- and coffee-derived polyphenol exposure in human subjects
    Jonathan M Hodgson
    University of Western Australia School of Medicine and Pharmacology, Royal Perth Hospital, Perth, Western Australia, Australia
    Br J Nutr 91:301-6. 2004
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  33. ncbi Geometric indices of bone strength are associated with physical activity and dietary calcium intake in healthy older women
    Michelle K Nurzenski
    School of Physiotherapy, Curtin University of Technology, and Department of Medical Technology and Physics, Sir Charles Gairdner Hospital, Western Australia, Australia
    J Bone Miner Res 22:416-24. 2007
    ..4-4.4% higher femoral bone strength in axial compression and 1.7-5.2% in bending than those achieving low levels, indicating that lifestyle factors influence bone strength in the proximal femur...
  34. ncbi 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...
  35. doi A 5-year cohort study of the effects of high protein intake on lean mass and BMC in elderly postmenopausal women
    Xingqiong Meng
    Curtin Health Innovation Research Institute and School of Public Health, Curtin University of Technology, Perth, Western Australia, Australia
    J Bone Miner Res 24:1827-34. 2009
    ..This study shows that high protein intake is associated with long-term beneficial effects on muscle mass and size and bone mass in elderly women. The protein effect on bone may be partly mediated by its effects on muscle...
  36. ncbi Prevalence of lower extremity pain and its association with functionality and quality of life in elderly women in Australia
    Juan Chen
    School of Medicine and Pharmacology, University of Western Australia, Perth, West Australia, Australia
    J Rheumatol 30:2689-93. 2003
    ..To determine the prevalence of self-reported lower extremity pain and the impact on functionality and quality of life in a population based study of elderly women in Western Australia...
  37. ncbi Expression of the HFE hemochromatosis gene in a community-based population of elderly women
    Enrico Rossi
    Department of Clinical Biochemistry, PathCentre Western Australian Centre for Pathology and Medical Research, Nedlands, Western Australia, Australia
    J Gastroenterol Hepatol 19:1150-4. 2004
    ..Recent studies suggest that the clinical penetrance of associated hereditary hemochromatosis, defined as either the C282Y homozygote or compound heterozygote HFE genotype status, is much lower than previously thought...
  38. ncbi Tea drinking is associated with benefits on bone density in older women
    Amanda Devine
    Nutrition Program, School of Exercise, Biomedical and Health Science, Edith Cowan University, 100 Joondalup Drive, Joondalup WA 6027 Australia
    Am J Clin Nutr 86:1243-7. 2007
    ..Impaired hip structure assessed by dual-energy X-ray absorptiometry (DXA) areal bone mineral density (aBMD) is an independent predictor for osteoporotic hip fracture. Some studies suggest that tea intake may protect against bone loss...
  39. ncbi Gonadotropins and cognition in older women
    Mark A Rodrigues
    Centre of Excellence for Alzheimer s Disease Research and Care, Hollywood Private Hospital, School of Exercise, Biomedical and Health Sciences, Edith Cowan University, Joondalup, Australia
    J Alzheimers Dis 13:267-74. 2008
    ..Taken together, the findings have important implications for the development of possible preventive strategies for dementia...