Derrick Lopez

Summary

Affiliation: University of Western Australia
Country: Australia

Publications

  1. pmc Transfers to metropolitan hospitals and coronary angiography for rural Aboriginal and non-Aboriginal patients with acute ischaemic heart disease in Western Australia
    Derrick Lopez
    Western Australian Centre for Rural Health, The University of Western Australia, Crawley, Western Australia, Australia
    BMC Cardiovasc Disord 14:58. 2014
  2. pmc Impact of behavioural risk factors on death within 10 years for women and men in their 70s: absolute risk charts
    Annette Dobson
    The University of Queensland, School of Population Health, Herston, Australia
    BMC Public Health 12:669. 2012
  3. doi request reprint Falls, injuries from falls, health related quality of life and mortality in older adults with vision and hearing impairment--is there a gender difference?
    Derrick Lopez
    Western Australian Centre for Health and Ageing WACHA, Centre for Medical Research, The University of Western Australia, Nedlands, Western Australia, Australia
    Maturitas 69:359-64. 2011
  4. doi request reprint Laser acupuncture for chronic non-specific low back pain: a controlled clinical trial
    Gregory Glazov
    Department of General Practice, Faculty of Medicine, University of Western Australia, Perth, Australia
    Acupunct Med 27:94-100. 2009

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Publications4

  1. pmc Transfers to metropolitan hospitals and coronary angiography for rural Aboriginal and non-Aboriginal patients with acute ischaemic heart disease in Western Australia
    Derrick Lopez
    Western Australian Centre for Rural Health, The University of Western Australia, Crawley, Western Australia, Australia
    BMC Cardiovasc Disord 14:58. 2014
    ..We describe the profile and transfers of IHD patients admitted to rural hospitals as emergency admissions and investigate determinants of transfers and coronary angiography...
  2. pmc Impact of behavioural risk factors on death within 10 years for women and men in their 70s: absolute risk charts
    Annette Dobson
    The University of Queensland, School of Population Health, Herston, Australia
    BMC Public Health 12:669. 2012
    ..The aim of this paper is to calculate population based estimates and display them using simple charts that may be useful communication tools for public health authorities, health care providers and policy makers...
  3. doi request reprint Falls, injuries from falls, health related quality of life and mortality in older adults with vision and hearing impairment--is there a gender difference?
    Derrick Lopez
    Western Australian Centre for Health and Ageing WACHA, Centre for Medical Research, The University of Western Australia, Nedlands, Western Australia, Australia
    Maturitas 69:359-64. 2011
    ..Our objective was to determine if there are gender differences in the associations between visual and hearing impairment and these outcomes...
  4. doi request reprint Laser acupuncture for chronic non-specific low back pain: a controlled clinical trial
    Gregory Glazov
    Department of General Practice, Faculty of Medicine, University of Western Australia, Perth, Australia
    Acupunct Med 27:94-100. 2009
    ..the primary aim was to determine if laser acupuncture (LA) is more effective than sham laser in reducing pain and disability in adults with chronic non-specific low back pain...