Stephen Morrell

Summary

Affiliation: University of Sydney
Country: Australia

Publications

  1. doi request reprint Estimates of overdiagnosis of invasive breast cancer associated with screening mammography
    Stephen Morrell
    School of Public Health, University of Sydney, Sydney, NSW, Australia
    Cancer Causes Control 21:275-82. 2010
  2. ncbi request reprint The decline in Australian young male suicide
    Stephen Morrell
    School of Public Health, University of Sydney, NSW 2006, Australia
    Soc Sci Med 64:747-54. 2007
  3. ncbi request reprint Perceptions of personal safety among older Australians
    Susan Quine
    School of Public Health, University of Sydney, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
    Australas J Ageing 27:72-7. 2008
  4. ncbi request reprint Decline in cervical cancer incidence and mortality in New South Wales in relation to control activities (Australia)
    Richard Taylor
    NSW Cervical Screening Program, Cumberland Hospital, Sydney, Australia
    Cancer Causes Control 17:299-306. 2006
  5. doi request reprint Competing risk analysis of mortality from invasive cutaneous melanoma in New South Wales: a population-based study, 1988-2007
    Sadaf Marashi-Pour
    Centre for Epidemiology and Evidence, NSW Ministry of Health, NSW, Australia
    Aust N Z J Public Health 36:441-5. 2012
  6. doi request reprint Feeling safe in one's neighbourhood: variation by location among older Australians
    Susan Quine
    School of Public Health, University of Sydney, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
    Aust J Rural Health 16:115-6. 2008
  7. ncbi request reprint Social and psychiatric influences on urban-rural differentials in Australian suicide
    Richard Taylor
    School of Public Health, University of Sydney, NSW, Australia
    Suicide Life Threat Behav 35:277-90. 2005
  8. ncbi request reprint Outlooks for the future in independently living older Australians
    Susan Quine
    School of Public Health, Faculty of Medicine, NSW 2006, Australia
    Aging Ment Health 12:400-9. 2008
  9. ncbi request reprint Mental health and socio-economic variations in Australian suicide
    Richard Taylor
    School of Public Health, University of Sydney, Edward Ford Building, A27, Sydney, NSW 2006, Australia
    Soc Sci Med 61:1551-9. 2005
  10. ncbi request reprint Fear of loss of independence and nursing home admission in older Australians
    Susan Quine
    School of Public Health, University of Sydney, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
    Health Soc Care Community 15:212-20. 2007

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  1. doi request reprint Estimates of overdiagnosis of invasive breast cancer associated with screening mammography
    Stephen Morrell
    School of Public Health, University of Sydney, Sydney, NSW, Australia
    Cancer Causes Control 21:275-82. 2010
    ..To estimate the extent of overdiagnosis of invasive breast cancer associated with screening in New South Wales, Australia, a population with a well-established mammography screening program which has achieved full geographic coverage...
  2. ncbi request reprint The decline in Australian young male suicide
    Stephen Morrell
    School of Public Health, University of Sydney, NSW 2006, Australia
    Soc Sci Med 64:747-54. 2007
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  3. ncbi request reprint Perceptions of personal safety among older Australians
    Susan Quine
    School of Public Health, University of Sydney, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
    Australas J Ageing 27:72-7. 2008
    ..There is public perception, partly attributable to the media, that older people are disproportionately the victims of crime and are greatly concerned for their personal safety...
  4. ncbi request reprint Decline in cervical cancer incidence and mortality in New South Wales in relation to control activities (Australia)
    Richard Taylor
    NSW Cervical Screening Program, Cumberland Hospital, Sydney, Australia
    Cancer Causes Control 17:299-306. 2006
    ..To examine time trends in cervical cancer incidence and mortality in NSW women aged yen20 years in relation to important health service initiatives and programs...
  5. doi request reprint Competing risk analysis of mortality from invasive cutaneous melanoma in New South Wales: a population-based study, 1988-2007
    Sadaf Marashi-Pour
    Centre for Epidemiology and Evidence, NSW Ministry of Health, NSW, Australia
    Aust N Z J Public Health 36:441-5. 2012
    ..This study aims to investigate prognostic factors and temporal changes in mortality from primary invasive cutaneous melanoma (CM) and to predict cumulative probabilities of death from CM...
  6. doi request reprint Feeling safe in one's neighbourhood: variation by location among older Australians
    Susan Quine
    School of Public Health, University of Sydney, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
    Aust J Rural Health 16:115-6. 2008
  7. ncbi request reprint Social and psychiatric influences on urban-rural differentials in Australian suicide
    Richard Taylor
    School of Public Health, University of Sydney, NSW, Australia
    Suicide Life Threat Behav 35:277-90. 2005
    ....
  8. ncbi request reprint Outlooks for the future in independently living older Australians
    Susan Quine
    School of Public Health, Faculty of Medicine, NSW 2006, Australia
    Aging Ment Health 12:400-9. 2008
    ....
  9. ncbi request reprint Mental health and socio-economic variations in Australian suicide
    Richard Taylor
    School of Public Health, University of Sydney, Edward Ford Building, A27, Sydney, NSW 2006, Australia
    Soc Sci Med 61:1551-9. 2005
    ..Mental conditions and previous suicidal behaviour may play an intermediary role between SES and suicide, but this study suggests that an independent relationship between suicide and SES also exists...
  10. ncbi request reprint Fear of loss of independence and nursing home admission in older Australians
    Susan Quine
    School of Public Health, University of Sydney, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
    Health Soc Care Community 15:212-20. 2007
    ..They also emphasise that, while a large proportion of older people are concerned about losing their independence, only a small minority have specific concerns about nursing home admission...
  11. ncbi request reprint A study of Pap test history and histologically determined cervical cancer in NSW women, 1997-2003
    Stephen Morrell
    NSW Cervical Screening Program, and School of Public Health, Faculty of Medicine, University of Sydney, Australia
    J Med Screen 12:190-6. 2005
    ..To determine the risk of a histological diagnosis of cervical cancer following a given Pap test result and for a given history of Pap test results in a screened population across the full spectrum of possible cytological results...
  12. doi request reprint Annual or biennial mammography screening for women at a higher risk with a family history of breast cancer: prognostic indicators of screen-detected cancers in New South Wales, Australia
    Deborah Randall
    NSW Dept of Health, North Sydney, NSW, Australia
    Cancer Causes Control 20:559-66. 2009
    ....
  13. ncbi request reprint How much does a reminder letter increase cervical screening among under-screened women in NSW?
    Stephen Morrell
    School of Public Health, Faculty of Medicine, University of Sydney, New South Wales
    Aust N Z J Public Health 29:78-84. 2005
    ..To evaluate a direct mail-out campaign to increase Pap screening rates in women who have not had a test in 48 months...
  14. pmc A review of life expectancy and infant mortality estimations for Australian Aboriginal people
    Bronwen Phillips
    School of Public Health and Community Medicine, University of New South Wales, Sydney, Australia
    BMC Public Health 14:1. 2014
    ..The objective of this paper is to analyse variation in reported Australian Aboriginal mortality in terms of LE and infant mortality rates (IMR), compared with all Australians...
  15. ncbi request reprint Food insecurity in community-dwelling older Australians
    Susan Quine
    School of Public Health, Building A27, Faculty of Medicine, University of Sydney, New South Wales 2006, Australia
    Public Health Nutr 9:219-24. 2006
    ..To identify the extent of food insecurity (defined as running out of food in the last 12 months and being unable to afford to buy more) amongst older Australians, and the characteristics of those who experience this condition...
  16. ncbi request reprint Socio-economic differentials in mental disorders and suicide attempts in Australia
    Richard Taylor
    School of Public Health, Edward Ford Building, A27, University of Sydney, NSW 2006, Australia
    Br J Psychiatry 185:486-93. 2004
    ..Responses to mental disorders usually focus on treatment; socio-economic conditions are less likely to be considered...
  17. doi request reprint A case-control study of the protective benefit of cervical screening against invasive cervical cancer in NSW women
    Baohui Yang
    NSW Department of Health, Health Survey Program, Cancer Institute New South Wales, 73 Miller Street, Sydney, NSW 2059, Australia
    Cancer Causes Control 19:569-76. 2008
    ..To examine the effects of different Pap screening patterns in preventing invasive cervical cancer among women in New South Wales, Australia...
  18. ncbi request reprint Predictors of blood pressure in a cohort of school-aged children
    Masoud Mirzaei
    School of Public Health, Faculty of Medicine, The University of Sydney, Camperdown, NSW 2006, Australia
    Eur J Cardiovasc Prev Rehabil 14:624-9. 2007
    ..To examine anthropometric measures and birthweight as predictors of blood pressure (BP) in a cohort of children...
  19. pmc Trends in Sri Lankan cause-specific adult mortality 1950-2006
    Chiranthika Vithana
    School of Public Health and Community Medicine SPHCM, Faculty of Medicine, University of New South Wales UNSW, Kensington Main Campus, Samuels Building, Level 2, Room 223, Botany St, Gate 11, Randwick Sydney, NSW, 2052, Australia
    BMC Public Health 14:644. 2014
    ..This study investigates these trends through cause of death analysis for 1950-2006 in adults aged 15-64 years...
  20. pmc Mortality in an Aboriginal Medical Service (Redfern) cohort
    Stephen Morrell
    School of Public Health and Community Medicine, University of NSW, Kensington, NSW, Australia
    Popul Health Metr 11:2. 2013
    ..This paper estimates mortality and LE in a large, mainly metropolitan cohort of Aboriginal clients from the Aboriginal Medical Service (AMS) Redfern, Sydney, NSW...
  21. ncbi request reprint Suicide differentials in Australian males and females by various measures of socio-economic status, 1994-98
    Andrew Page
    School of Public Health, University of Sydney, New South Wales
    Aust N Z J Public Health 26:318-24. 2002
    ..To investigate Australian suicide differentials in males and females by three area-based measures of socio-economic status (SES)...
  22. ncbi request reprint Human response to environmental noise: the role of perceived control
    Julie Hatfield
    School of Psychology, University of Sydney, 2006, Australia
    Int J Behav Med 9:341-59. 2002
    ..Furthermore, these effects were better predicted by perceived control than by noise level. These observational data support the claim that "learned helplessness" contributes to the effects of noise exposure...
  23. ncbi request reprint Mammography screening and breast cancer mortality in New South Wales, Australia
    Richard Taylor
    BreastScreen NSW State Co ordination Unit, Westmead Hospital, Hawkesbury Road, Westmead NSW 2145, Australia
    Cancer Causes Control 15:543-50. 2004
    ..Biennial mammography screening participation has varied widely over time and by municipality...
  24. ncbi request reprint Mammography screening participation: effects of a media campaign targeting Italian-speaking women
    Andrew Page
    State Co ordination Unit, BreastScreen New South Wales
    Aust N Z J Public Health 29:365-71. 2005
    ..To evaluate the effect of a radio and newspaper campaign encouraging Italian-speaking women aged 50-69 years to attend a population-based mammography screening program...
  25. ncbi request reprint Population-based mammography screening and breast cancer incidence in New South Wales, Australia
    Clayton Chiu
    Research and Evaluation, State Coordination Unit, BreastScreen New South Wales, Locked Bag 7118, Parramatta, BC NSW, 2150, Australia
    Cancer Causes Control 17:153-60. 2006
    ..To analyse breast cancer incidence trends in New South Wales (NSW), Australia, in relation to population-based mammography screening targeting women aged 50 to 69 years...
  26. ncbi request reprint Recruitment to mammography screening: a randomised trial and meta-analysis of invitation letters and telephone calls
    Andrew Page
    State Co ordination Unit, BreastScreen New South Wales
    Aust N Z J Public Health 30:111-8. 2006
    ..Interventions were: (1) an invitation letter; (2) two invitation letters; and (3) an invitation letter plus a follow-up telephone call...
  27. ncbi request reprint Divergent trends in suicide by socio-economic status in Australia
    Andrew Page
    School of Population Health, Public Health Building, University of Queensland, Herston Qld, 4006, Brisbane, Australia
    Soc Psychiatry Psychiatr Epidemiol 41:911-7. 2006
    ..This study investigated secular trends in socio-economic status (SES) differentials in Australian suicide (1979-2003), which includes overall declines in male suicide from 1998...
  28. doi request reprint High-grade cervical abnormalities and screening intervals in New South Wales, Australia
    Suzanne Schindeler
    Department of Health NSW, North Sydney, Australia
    J Med Screen 15:36-43. 2008
    ..This study aims to determine the association of two versus three year screening intervals with the likelihood of detection of a high-grade cervical abnormality and cervical cancer...
  29. ncbi request reprint Further increases in rural suicide in young Australian adults: secular trends, 1979-2003
    Andrew Page
    School of Population Health, University of Queensland, Brisbane, QLD, Australia
    Soc Sci Med 65:442-53. 2007
    ..These results show that the largest urban-rural male suicide differentials for the 25-year study period occurred in the most recent period (1999-2003), in the context of decreasing male suicide rates overall...