Abdullah A Mamun

Summary

Affiliation: University of Queensland
Country: Australia

Publications

  1. doi request reprint Preschool children perceived by mothers as irregular eaters: physical and psychosocial predictors from a birth cohort study
    Brett M McDermott
    Kids in Mind Research The Mater Centre for Service Research in Mental Health, Mater Community Services Building, South Brisbane, Queensland, Australia
    J Dev Behav Pediatr 29:197-205. 2008
  2. doi request reprint Adolescents bullying and young adults body mass index and obesity: a longitudinal study
    A A Mamun
    School of Population Health, The University of Queensland, Brisbane, QLD 4006, Australia
    Int J Obes (Lond) 37:1140-6. 2013
  3. doi request reprint Change in maternal body mass index is associated with offspring body mass index: a 21-year prospective study
    Abdullah A Mamun
    School of Population Health, University of Queensland, Herston Rd, Herston, Brisbane, QLD 4006, Australia
    Eur J Nutr 52:1597-606. 2013
  4. doi request reprint Television watching from adolescence to adulthood and its association with BMI, waist circumference, waist-to-hip ratio and obesity: a longitudinal study
    Abdullah A Mamun
    School of Population Health, University of Queensland, Herston Road, Herston, Brisbane, QLD 4006, Australia
    Public Health Nutr 16:54-64. 2013
  5. doi request reprint Continuity and discontinuity of trouble sleeping behaviors from early childhood to young adulthood in a large Australian community-based-birth cohort study
    Abdullah Al Mamun
    School of Population Health, University of Queensland, Brisbane, Queensland, Australia
    Sleep Med 13:1301-6. 2012
  6. pmc Maternal smoking during pregnancy predicts adult offspring cardiovascular risk factors - evidence from a community-based large birth cohort study
    Abdullah A Mamun
    School of Population Health, University of Queensland, Brisbane, Australia
    PLoS ONE 7:e41106. 2012
  7. doi request reprint Does hypertensive disorder of pregnancy predict offspring blood pressure at 21 years? Evidence from a birth cohort study
    A A Mamun
    School of Population Health, University of Queensland, Brisbane, Queensland, Australia
    J Hum Hypertens 26:288-94. 2012
  8. doi request reprint Predictors of maternal misclassifications of their offspring's weight status: a longitudinal study
    A A Mamun
    Longitudinal Studies Unit, School of Population Health, University of Queensland, Brisbane, Queensland, Australia
    Int J Obes (Lond) 32:48-54. 2008
  9. doi request reprint Adolescents' perceived weight associated with depression in young adulthood: a longitudinal study
    Abdullah Al Mamun
    Longitudinal Studies Unit, School of Population Health, University of Queensland, Herston Rd, Herston, QLD 4006, Australia
    Obesity (Silver Spring) 15:3097-105. 2007
  10. ncbi request reprint Does maternal smoking during pregnancy have a direct effect on future offspring obesity? Evidence from a prospective birth cohort study
    Abdullah Al Mamun
    Longitudinal Studies Unit, School of Population Health, University of Queensland, Brisbane, Australia
    Am J Epidemiol 164:317-25. 2006

Detail Information

Publications49

  1. doi request reprint Preschool children perceived by mothers as irregular eaters: physical and psychosocial predictors from a birth cohort study
    Brett M McDermott
    Kids in Mind Research The Mater Centre for Service Research in Mental Health, Mater Community Services Building, South Brisbane, Queensland, Australia
    J Dev Behav Pediatr 29:197-205. 2008
    ....
  2. doi request reprint Adolescents bullying and young adults body mass index and obesity: a longitudinal study
    A A Mamun
    School of Population Health, The University of Queensland, Brisbane, QLD 4006, Australia
    Int J Obes (Lond) 37:1140-6. 2013
    ..To examine whether adolescent males and females who were victims of bullying were at greater risk of a higher body mass index (BMI) and obesity by young adulthood...
  3. doi request reprint Change in maternal body mass index is associated with offspring body mass index: a 21-year prospective study
    Abdullah A Mamun
    School of Population Health, University of Queensland, Herston Rd, Herston, Brisbane, QLD 4006, Australia
    Eur J Nutr 52:1597-606. 2013
    ..To examine whether changes in maternal overweight and obesity from pre-pregnancy to two decades postpartum predict the body mass index (BMI) of adult offspring...
  4. doi request reprint Television watching from adolescence to adulthood and its association with BMI, waist circumference, waist-to-hip ratio and obesity: a longitudinal study
    Abdullah A Mamun
    School of Population Health, University of Queensland, Herston Road, Herston, Brisbane, QLD 4006, Australia
    Public Health Nutr 16:54-64. 2013
    ..To examine the prospective association of television (TV) watching from adolescence to young adulthood with BMI, waist circumference (WC), waist-to-hip ratio (WHR) and obesity...
  5. doi request reprint Continuity and discontinuity of trouble sleeping behaviors from early childhood to young adulthood in a large Australian community-based-birth cohort study
    Abdullah Al Mamun
    School of Population Health, University of Queensland, Brisbane, Queensland, Australia
    Sleep Med 13:1301-6. 2012
    ..To examine the continuity and discontinuity of trouble sleeping behaviors (TSB) from childhood to adolescence and young adulthood in a community-based prospective birth cohort study...
  6. pmc Maternal smoking during pregnancy predicts adult offspring cardiovascular risk factors - evidence from a community-based large birth cohort study
    Abdullah A Mamun
    School of Population Health, University of Queensland, Brisbane, Australia
    PLoS ONE 7:e41106. 2012
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  7. doi request reprint Does hypertensive disorder of pregnancy predict offspring blood pressure at 21 years? Evidence from a birth cohort study
    A A Mamun
    School of Population Health, University of Queensland, Brisbane, Queensland, Australia
    J Hum Hypertens 26:288-94. 2012
    ..Findings of this study suggest that maternal HDP predicts adult offspring BP...
  8. doi request reprint Predictors of maternal misclassifications of their offspring's weight status: a longitudinal study
    A A Mamun
    Longitudinal Studies Unit, School of Population Health, University of Queensland, Brisbane, Queensland, Australia
    Int J Obes (Lond) 32:48-54. 2008
    ..Very little is known about the factors influencing parental misclassifications of a child's weight status. The aim of this study is to examine the predictors of maternal misclassifications of their adolescent offspring's weight status...
  9. doi request reprint Adolescents' perceived weight associated with depression in young adulthood: a longitudinal study
    Abdullah Al Mamun
    Longitudinal Studies Unit, School of Population Health, University of Queensland, Herston Rd, Herston, QLD 4006, Australia
    Obesity (Silver Spring) 15:3097-105. 2007
    ..The objective of this study is to examine whether adolescents' measured BMI and self- or mother's perception of weight status at age 14 are associated with depression at age 21...
  10. ncbi request reprint Does maternal smoking during pregnancy have a direct effect on future offspring obesity? Evidence from a prospective birth cohort study
    Abdullah Al Mamun
    Longitudinal Studies Unit, School of Population Health, University of Queensland, Brisbane, Australia
    Am J Epidemiol 164:317-25. 2006
    ..They provide yet another incentive for pregnant women to be persuaded not to smoke and for young women to be encouraged to never take up smoking...
  11. doi request reprint Early overweight and pubertal maturation--pathways of association with young adults' overweight: a longitudinal study
    A A Mamun
    School of Population Health, University of Queensland, Herston Road, Herston, Brisbane, Queensland 4006, Australia
    Int J Obes (Lond) 33:14-20. 2009
    ..Objectives of this study were to examine the prospective association of childhood body mass index (BMI) and overweight and pubertal stages with BMI and overweight in early adulthood independent of each other...
  12. doi request reprint Childhood behavioral problems predict young adults' BMI and obesity: evidence from a birth cohort study
    Abdullah A Mamun
    Longitudinal Studies Unit, School of Population Health, University of Queensland, Queensland, Australia
    Obesity (Silver Spring) 17:761-6. 2009
    ..Although further studies are needed to confirm this association, there is a need for close monitoring of children presenting with behavioral problems...
  13. doi request reprint Childhood overweight status predicts diabetes at age 21 years: a follow-up study
    Abdullah Al Mamun
    School of Population Health, University of Queensland, Brisbane, Queensland, Australia
    Obesity (Silver Spring) 17:1255-61. 2009
    ..Findings of this study suggest that childhood BMI may be central to the development and rising incidence of all diabetes...
  14. doi request reprint Associations of gestational weight gain with offspring body mass index and blood pressure at 21 years of age: evidence from a birth cohort study
    Abdullah A Mamun
    School of Population Health, University of Queensland, Herston Rd, Herston, QLD 4006, Australia
    Circulation 119:1720-7. 2009
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  15. doi request reprint Maternal depression and the quality of marital relationship: a 14-year prospective study
    Abdullah A Mamun
    School of Population Health, University of Queensland, and Child Development and Rehabilitation Services, Mater Children s Hospital, Brisbane, Australia
    J Womens Health (Larchmt) 18:2023-31. 2009
    ..This study aims to investigate the bidirectional association between symptoms of depression and quality of marital relationship in a population-based cohort of women...
  16. doi request reprint Associations of excess weight gain during pregnancy with long-term maternal overweight and obesity: evidence from 21 y postpartum follow-up
    Abdullah A Mamun
    School of Population Health, University of Queensland, Herston Road, Herston, QLD 4006, Australia
    Am J Clin Nutr 91:1336-41. 2010
    ..However, whether GWG is a strong predictor of body mass index (BMI) 2 decades after the index pregnancy is unknown...
  17. pmc Associations of maternal pre-pregnancy obesity and excess pregnancy weight gains with adverse pregnancy outcomes and length of hospital stay
    Abdullah A Mamun
    School of Population Health, The University of Queensland, Brisbane, Australia
    BMC Pregnancy Childbirth 11:62. 2011
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  18. ncbi request reprint Do childhood sleeping problems predict obesity in young adulthood? Evidence from a prospective birth cohort study
    Abdullah Al Mamun
    School of Population Health, University of Queensland, Brisbane, Queensland, Australia
    Am J Epidemiol 166:1368-73. 2007
    ..These findings provide some evidence for a long-term impact of childhood sleeping problems on the later development of obesity...
  19. ncbi request reprint Does childhood sexual abuse predict young adult's BMI? A birth cohort study
    Abdullah A Mamun
    School of Population Health, University of Queensland, Herston Rd, Herston, QLD 4006, Australia
    Obesity (Silver Spring) 15:2103-10. 2007
    ..The objective was to identify the extent to which childhood sexual abuse (CSA) is associated with BMI and overweight status in young adulthood and to examine whether any associations differ by gender...
  20. ncbi request reprint Smoking decreases the duration of life lived with and without cardiovascular disease: a life course analysis of the Framingham Heart Study
    Abdullah Al Mamun
    University of Groningen, Groningen, The Netherlands
    Eur Heart J 25:409-15. 2004
    ..To compare the burden of cardiovascular disease in terms of lifetime risk and life years lived with disease between smokers and non-smokers...
  21. pmc Does maternal smoking during pregnancy predict the smoking patterns of young adult offspring? A birth cohort study
    Abdullah Al Mamun
    School of Population Health, The University of Queensland, Herston, Queensland, Australia
    Tob Control 15:452-7. 2006
    ..To examine the association between maternal smoking during pregnancy and the development of smoking behaviour patterns among young adult offspring...
  22. ncbi request reprint Does childhood sexual abuse have an effect on young adults' nicotine disorder (dependence or withdrawal)? Evidence from a birth cohort study
    Abdullah Al Mamun
    School of Population Health, The University of Queensland, Herston Road, Herston, Brisbane, QLD 4006, Australia
    Addiction 102:647-54. 2007
    ..To examine whether there is evidence of an independent association between childhood sexual abuse (CSA) and nicotine disorder in youth and to explore the mechanisms underlying this association in a prospective cohort study...
  23. ncbi request reprint Increasing body mass index from age 5 to 14 years predicts asthma among adolescents: evidence from a birth cohort study
    A A Mamun
    Longitudinal Studies Unit, School of Population Health, University of Queensland, Brisbane, Australia
    Int J Obes (Lond) 31:578-83. 2007
    ..This study aims to examine the prospective association between change in body mass index (BMI) z-score between ages 5 and 14 years and asthma symptoms at 14 years...
  24. ncbi request reprint Positive maternal attitude to the family eating together decreases the risk of adolescent overweight
    Abdullah A Mamun
    Longitudinal Studies Unit, School of Population Health, Herston, QLD 4006, Australia
    Obes Res 13:1422-30. 2005
    ..To determine whether maternal attitude towards the family regularly eating together and maternal report of how often the family eat together are associated with adolescent offspring overweight...
  25. ncbi request reprint Family and early life factors associated with changes in overweight status between ages 5 and 14 years: findings from the Mater University Study of Pregnancy and its outcomes
    A A Mamun
    Longitudinal Studies Unit, School of Population Health, University of Queensland, Brisbane, Australia
    Int J Obes (Lond) 29:475-82. 2005
    ..To describe different patterns of overweight status between ages 5 and 14 y and examine the role of modifiable family and early life characteristics in explaining different patterns of change between these two ages...
  26. ncbi request reprint Early predictors of adult drinking: a birth cohort study
    Rosa Alati
    Longitudinal Study Unit, School of Population Health, University of Queensland, Queensland, Australia
    Am J Epidemiol 162:1098-107. 2005
    ..Results show that exposure to maternal drinking in adolescence is a strong risk factor for the development of alcohol problems in early adulthood...
  27. doi request reprint Early childhood predictors of early onset of smoking: a birth prospective study
    Reza Hayatbakhsh
    School of Population Health, University of Queensland, Herston Road, Herston, QLD 4006, Australia
    Addict Behav 38:2513-9. 2013
    ..Early onset of smoking is associated with subsequent abuse of other substances and development of negative health outcomes. This study aimed to examine early life predictors of onset of smoking in an Australian young cohort...
  28. doi request reprint Cannabis use and obesity and young adults
    Mohammad R Hayatbakhsh
    School of Population Health, The University of Queensland, Herston, Queensland, Australia
    Am J Drug Alcohol Abuse 36:350-6. 2010
    ..There is shortage of evidence about the relationship between use of cannabis and obesity. Objectives: This study aimed to examine the association between cannabis use and overweight/obesity in young adults...
  29. doi request reprint Birth outcomes associated with cannabis use before and during pregnancy
    Mohammad R Hayatbakhsh
    School of Population Health, The University of Queensland, Brisbane, Australia
    Pediatr Res 71:215-9. 2012
    ..This study aimed to examine the association between cannabis use before and during pregnancy and birth outcomes...
  30. ncbi request reprint Association of maternal smoking and alcohol consumption with young adults' cannabis use: a prospective study
    Mohammad Reza Hayatbakhsh
    School of Population Health, University of Queensland, Brisbane, Australia
    Am J Epidemiol 166:592-8. 2007
    ..Prevention programs that address maternal and adolescent tobacco use and adolescent externalizing behavior should be considered as strategies to reduce cannabis use by young adults...
  31. doi request reprint Cesarean delivery and the long-term risk of offspring obesity
    Abdullah A Mamun
    Schools of Population Health and Medicine, University of Queensland, Eskitis Institute, Griffith University, Mater Children s Hospital, Mater Health Services, and Royal Brisbane and Women s Hospital, Brisbane, Australia
    Obstet Gynecol 122:1176-83. 2013
    ..To examine the association between the mode of delivery and the risk of offspring obesity by age 21 years using a large community-based birth cohort study in Australia...
  32. ncbi request reprint Childhood sexual abuse and cannabis use in early adulthood: findings from an Australian birth cohort study
    Mohammad R Hayatbakhsh
    Queensland Alcohol and Drug Research and Education Centre, School of Population Health, University of Queensland, Herston Road, Herston, QLD 4006, Australia
    Arch Sex Behav 38:135-42. 2009
    ..Further research is required to explore factors that explain the pathway linking CSA and use of cannabis in early adulthood...
  33. ncbi request reprint Changes in maternal marital status are associated with young adults' cannabis use: evidence from a 21-year follow-up of a birth cohort
    Mohammad R Hayatbakhsh
    School of Population Health, The University of Queensland, Brisbane, Australia
    Int J Epidemiol 35:673-9. 2006
    ..Because the upwards trend in use of cannabis has been coincident with an increase in marital breakdown, this study examines the relationship between marital status, marital changes, and the onset of cannabis use...
  34. doi request reprint Relationship between childhood short stature and academic achievement in adolescents and young adults--a longitudinal study
    Uyen N Tran
    Queensland Health, Paediatrics and Child Health University of Queensland, Queensland, Australia
    J Paediatr Child Health 46:660-7. 2010
    ..To determine if short stature at 14 or 21 years and patterns of 'catch-up' growth from 5 to 14 or 21 years are related to academic achievement in adolescents...
  35. doi request reprint Early childhood predictors of early substance use and substance use disorders: prospective study
    Mohammad R Hayatbakhsh
    School of Population Health, University of Queensland, Herston, QLD, Australia m hay
    Aust N Z J Psychiatry 42:720-31. 2008
    ..The purpose of the present study was to examine the longitudinal association between early childhood factors and early initiation of use of substances and substance use disorders in a large prospective study...
  36. ncbi request reprint Child and adolescent externalizing behavior and cannabis use disorders in early adulthood: an Australian prospective birth cohort study
    Mohammad R Hayatbakhsh
    School of Population Health, University of Queensland, Brisbane, Herston Road, Herston, QLD 4006, Australia
    Addict Behav 33:422-38. 2008
    ..Externalizing behavior in adolescence is a strong predictor of subsequent CUD. Smoking and drinking at 14 years partially mediated the link between externalizing behavior and CUD...
  37. doi request reprint The impact of birth weight on peak lung function in young adults
    Sadasivam Suresh
    School of Population Health, University of Queensland, Brisbane, QLD, Australia
    Chest 142:1603-10. 2012
    ..A birth cohort provides the opportunity to study the association between birth weight and adult respiratory function...
  38. ncbi request reprint Maternal partner criminality and cannabis use in young adulthood: prospective study
    Mohammad R Hayatbakhsh
    School of Population Health, University of Queensland, Herston, Queensland, Australia
    Aust N Z J Psychiatry 41:546-53. 2007
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  39. ncbi request reprint Effect of body mass index changes between ages 5 and 14 on blood pressure at age 14: findings from a birth cohort study
    Abdullah A Mamun
    School of Population Health, University of Queensland, Brisbane, Australia
    Hypertension 45:1083-7. 2005
    ..Our findings suggest that programs that successfully result in children changing from overweight to normal-BMI status for their age may have important beneficial effects on subsequent blood pressure...
  40. ncbi request reprint Cannabis and anxiety and depression in young adults: a large prospective study
    Mohammad R Hayatbakhsh
    School of Population Health, University of Queensland, QADREC, Public Health Building, Hernston Road, Hernston, QLD 4006, Brisbane, Australia
    J Am Acad Child Adolesc Psychiatry 46:408-17. 2007
    ..To examine whether age of first use or frequency of use of cannabis is associated with anxiety and depression (AD) in young adults, independent of known potential confounders, including the use of other illicit drugs...
  41. ncbi request reprint Do parents' marital circumstances predict young adults' DSM-IV cannabis use disorders? A prospective study
    Mohammad R Hayatbakhsh
    Addiction 101:1778-86. 2006
    ..To determine whether parental marital status and marital quality in adolescence are associated with cannabis use disorders in young adults...
  42. doi request reprint Maternal anxiety and attention problems in children at 5 and 14 years
    Alexandra M Clavarino
    University of Queensland, St Lucia, Australia 4072
    J Atten Disord 13:658-67. 2010
    ..This study examines the association between maternal anxiety from pregnancy to 5 years and child attention problems at 5 and 14 years...
  43. doi request reprint Maternal smoking during and after pregnancy and lung function in early adulthood: a prospective study
    M R Hayatbakhsh
    University of Queensland, School of Population Health, Herston Road, Herston, Queensland 4006, Australia
    Thorax 64:810-4. 2009
    ....
  44. doi request reprint Association between weight gain during pregnancy and postpartum weight retention and obesity: a bias-adjusted meta-analysis
    Munim Mannan
    School of Population Health, University of Queensland, Brisbane, Queensland 4006, Australia
    Nutr Rev 71:343-52. 2013
    ..The findings of this study suggest that GWG outside of the Institute of Medicine recommendations can lead to both short-term and long-term postpartum weight imbalance...
  45. doi request reprint Longitudinal correlates of the persistence of irregular eating from age 5 to 14 years
    B M McDermott
    Kids in Mind Research, The Mater Centre for Service Research in Mental Health and University of Queensland, Brisbane, QLD, Australia
    Acta Paediatr 99:68-71. 2010
    ..To report the stability of parent-perceived child irregular eating from 6 months to 14 years of age and to investigate a predictive model inclusive of child and parent factors...
  46. doi request reprint Pregnancy complications, mental health-related problems and type 2 diabetes mellitus in Malaysian women
    Syed Shahzad Hasan
    The University of Queensland, 20 Cornwall Street, Woolloongabba 4102, Queensland, Australia Electronic address
    Diabetes Metab Syndr 7:191-7. 2013
    ..The aim of this study was to investigate the association between pregnancy complications, mental health-related problems, and type 2 diabetes mellitus (T2DM) in Malaysian women...
  47. ncbi request reprint Pathways to ecstasy use in young adults: anxiety, depression or behavioural deviance?
    Rosa Alati
    School of Population Health, The University of Queensland, QLD, Australia
    Drug Alcohol Depend 92:108-15. 2008
    ..To investigate pathways to ecstasy use disorders from pre-birth to early adulthood with particular attention to the relationship between early depressive and anxiety symptoms and later ecstasy use disorders...
  48. ncbi request reprint Is there a fetal origin of depression? Evidence from the Mater University Study of Pregnancy and its outcomes
    Rosa Alati
    School of Population Health, University of Queensland, Herston, Queensland, Australia
    Am J Epidemiol 165:575-82. 2007
    ..Further research is needed to better understand the mechanisms underlying the association...
  49. ncbi request reprint Maternal health during pregnancy and perinatal mortality in Bangladesh: evidence from a large-scale community-based clinical trial
    Abdullah Al Mamun
    Longitudinal Studies Unit, School of Population Health, University of Queensland, Brisbane, Australia
    Paediatr Perinat Epidemiol 20:482-90. 2006
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