Jake M Najman

Summary

Affiliation: University of Queensland
Country: Australia

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Does depression experienced by mothers leads to a decline in marital quality: a 21-year longitudinal study
    Jake M Najman
    Schools of Population Health and Social Science, University of Queensland, Brisbane, QLD, 4072, Australia
    Soc Psychiatry Psychiatr Epidemiol 49:121-32. 2014
  2. ncbi request reprint Sexual dysfunction in the Australian population
    Jake M Najman
    Schools of Social Science and Population Health, University of Queensland
    Aust Fam Physician 32:951-4. 2003
  3. ncbi request reprint Sexual abuse in childhood and sexual dysfunction in adulthood: an Australian population-based study
    Jake M Najman
    Schools of Population Health and Social Science, University of Queensland, Australia
    Arch Sex Behav 34:517-26. 2005
  4. ncbi request reprint The generational transmission of socioeconomic inequalities in child cognitive development and emotional health
    Jake M Najman
    Schools of Social Science and Population Health, The University of Queensland, Queensland, Australia
    Soc Sci Med 58:1147-58. 2004
  5. ncbi request reprint Childhood sexual abuse and adult sexual dysfunction: response to commentary by Rind and Tromovitch (2007)
    Jake M Najman
    School of Population Health, University of Queensland, Brisbane, Queensland, Australia
    Arch Sex Behav 36:107-9. 2007
  6. doi request reprint Increasing socio-economic inequalities in drug-induced deaths in Australia: 1981-2002
    Jake M Najman
    School of Social Science, University of Queensland, Brisbane, Queensland, Australia
    Drug Alcohol Rev 27:613-8. 2008
  7. pmc Socioeconomic disadvantage and changes in health risk behaviours in Australia: 1989-90 to 2001
    Jake M Najman
    Queensland Alcohol and Drug Research and Education Centre, Schools of Population Health and Social Science, University of Queensland, Queensland, Australia
    Bull World Health Organ 84:976-84. 2006
  8. ncbi request reprint Increasing socioeconomic inequalities in male cirrhosis of the liver mortality: Australia 1981-2002
    Jake M Najman
    School of Social Science, University of Queensland, St Lucia, Brisbane, Queensland, Australia
    Drug Alcohol Rev 26:273-8. 2007
  9. ncbi request reprint Timing and chronicity of family poverty and development of unhealthy behaviors in children: a longitudinal study
    Jake M Najman
    School of Population Health, University of Queensland, Herston, Queensland, Australia
    J Adolesc Health 46:538-44. 2010
  10. ncbi request reprint Sexual abuse in childhood and physical and mental health in adulthood: an Australian population study
    Jake M Najman
    School of Social Science, University of Queensland, Brisbane, QLD, Australia
    Arch Sex Behav 36:666-75. 2007

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  1. ncbi request reprint Does depression experienced by mothers leads to a decline in marital quality: a 21-year longitudinal study
    Jake M Najman
    Schools of Population Health and Social Science, University of Queensland, Brisbane, QLD, 4072, Australia
    Soc Psychiatry Psychiatr Epidemiol 49:121-32. 2014
    ..Few studies however have examined the possibility that depression can lead to a decrease in marital quality and an increase in marital breakdown. Depression may be an important pathway to a decline in martial quality...
  2. ncbi request reprint Sexual dysfunction in the Australian population
    Jake M Najman
    Schools of Social Science and Population Health, University of Queensland
    Aust Fam Physician 32:951-4. 2003
    ..To describe the prevalence and forms of sexual dysfunction experienced by Australians, and compare these with people in the United States...
  3. ncbi request reprint Sexual abuse in childhood and sexual dysfunction in adulthood: an Australian population-based study
    Jake M Najman
    Schools of Population Health and Social Science, University of Queensland, Australia
    Arch Sex Behav 34:517-26. 2005
    ..These consequences appear not to extend to the other areas of sexual activity considered in this study...
  4. ncbi request reprint The generational transmission of socioeconomic inequalities in child cognitive development and emotional health
    Jake M Najman
    Schools of Social Science and Population Health, The University of Queensland, Queensland, Australia
    Soc Sci Med 58:1147-58. 2004
    ....
  5. ncbi request reprint Childhood sexual abuse and adult sexual dysfunction: response to commentary by Rind and Tromovitch (2007)
    Jake M Najman
    School of Population Health, University of Queensland, Brisbane, Queensland, Australia
    Arch Sex Behav 36:107-9. 2007
    ....
  6. doi request reprint Increasing socio-economic inequalities in drug-induced deaths in Australia: 1981-2002
    Jake M Najman
    School of Social Science, University of Queensland, Brisbane, Queensland, Australia
    Drug Alcohol Rev 27:613-8. 2008
    ..Some limited Australian and overseas data point to higher rates of drug death in the lowest socio-economic groups, but the paucity of available studies and their sometimes conflicting findings need to be addressed...
  7. pmc Socioeconomic disadvantage and changes in health risk behaviours in Australia: 1989-90 to 2001
    Jake M Najman
    Queensland Alcohol and Drug Research and Education Centre, Schools of Population Health and Social Science, University of Queensland, Queensland, Australia
    Bull World Health Organ 84:976-84. 2006
    ..This paper examines changes over time in the association between SES and smoking status, physical activity and being overweight or obese in Australia...
  8. ncbi request reprint Increasing socioeconomic inequalities in male cirrhosis of the liver mortality: Australia 1981-2002
    Jake M Najman
    School of Social Science, University of Queensland, St Lucia, Brisbane, Queensland, Australia
    Drug Alcohol Rev 26:273-8. 2007
    ..It is suggested that this might be attributed to a relative improvement in the affordability of alcohol over time...
  9. ncbi request reprint Timing and chronicity of family poverty and development of unhealthy behaviors in children: a longitudinal study
    Jake M Najman
    School of Population Health, University of Queensland, Herston, Queensland, Australia
    J Adolesc Health 46:538-44. 2010
    ..To examine the impact of the timing and duration of family experiences of poverty over the child/adolescent early life course on child aggressive/delinquent behavior and tobacco and alcohol consumption...
  10. ncbi request reprint Sexual abuse in childhood and physical and mental health in adulthood: an Australian population study
    Jake M Najman
    School of Social Science, University of Queensland, Brisbane, QLD, Australia
    Arch Sex Behav 36:666-75. 2007
    ..None of the possible confounding or moderating variables tested appeared to mitigate the impact of CSA on health outcomes. Those with the highest levels of mental and physical health appear to be unaffected by the experience of CSA...
  11. ncbi request reprint Cohort Profile: The Mater-University of Queensland Study of Pregnancy (MUSP)
    J M Najman
    School of Population Health, University of Queensland, St Lucia 4072, Australia
    Int J Epidemiol 34:992-7. 2005
  12. ncbi request reprint Screening in early childhood for risk of later mental health problems: a longitudinal study
    Jake M Najman
    School of Population Health, University of Queensland, Herston Road, Herston QLD 4006, Australia
    J Psychiatr Res 42:694-700. 2008
    ..Our findings challenge an existing movement encouraging the detection and treatment of those with symptoms of mental illness in early childhood...
  13. 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...
  14. 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...
  15. ncbi 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
    ....
  16. 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
    ....
  17. ncbi request reprint Common symptoms during pregnancy to predict depression and health status 14 years post partum
    Mohsina Khatun
    Princess Alexandra Hospital, Brisbane, Australia
    Int J Gynaecol Obstet 104:214-7. 2009
    ..To examine the prospective association between symptoms commonly experienced during pregnancy and the mental and general health status of women 14 years post partum...
  18. 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...
  19. ncbi request reprint Changes in mental health status amongst children of migrants to Australia: a longitudinal study
    Rosa Alati
    School of Social Science, The University of Queensland, St Lucia, Australia
    Sociol Health Illn 25:866-88. 2003
    ..Children of migrant parents have fewer symptoms of some behaviour problems in the years after their arrival in Australia, but these rates increase to the Australian level over time...
  20. 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...
  21. ncbi 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...
  22. doi request reprint Multiple risk factor model predicting cannabis use and use disorders: a longitudinal study
    Mohammad R Hayatbakhsh
    School of Population Health, The University of Queensland, Herston Road, Herston, QLD 4006, Australia
    Am J Drug Alcohol Abuse 35:399-407. 2009
    ..Identification of factors associated with the initiation and continuation of cannabis use is important for any preventive work...
  23. doi request reprint The ability of YSR DSM-oriented depression scales to predict DSM-IV depression in young adults: a longitudinal study
    Kaeleen Dingle
    School of Population Health, University of Queensland, Brisbane, Australia
    J Affect Disord 121:45-51. 2010
    ..This paper aims to evaluate the performance of the youth self report (YSR) empirical and DSM-oriented internalising scales in predicting later depressive disorders in young adults...
  24. ncbi request reprint The developmental origin of adolescent alcohol use: findings from the Mater University Study of Pregnancy and its outcomes
    Rosa Alati
    School of Population Health, The University of Queensland, QLD, Australia
    Drug Alcohol Depend 98:136-43. 2008
    ..It is unclear whether fetal alcohol exposure contributes to alcohol use in adolescence. In this study, we examine the association between maternal alcohol use in pregnancy and adolescents' drinking patterns at age 14...
  25. 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...
  26. 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...
  27. ncbi request reprint Substance misuse, anxiety and depression and urgency of presentation to a public emergency department in Australia
    Stuart A Kinner
    Queensland Alcohol and Drug Research and Education Centre, School of Population Health, The University of Queensland, Herston, Queensland, Australia
    Emerg Med Australas 17:363-70. 2005
    ..To establish the prevalence and comorbidity of substance-related problems and anxiety and depression, among ED presentations, and to compare the prevalence of these conditions among more and less urgent presentations...
  28. 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...
  29. 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...
  30. ncbi request reprint Diabetes mellitus in the 21 years after a pregnancy that was complicated by hypertension: findings from a prospective cohort study
    Leonie K Callaway
    Department of Internal Medicine, Royal Brisbane and Women s Hospital, University of Queensland, Brisbane, Australia
    Am J Obstet Gynecol 197:492.e1-7. 2007
    ..The purpose of this study was to examine the relationship between hypertensive disorders of pregnancy (HDP) and self-reported diabetes mellitus 21 years after delivery...
  31. doi request reprint Family structure, marital discord and offspring's psychopathology in early adulthood: a prospective study
    Reza Hayatbakhsh
    School of Population Health, University of Queensland, Herston Road, Herston, QLD, 4006, Australia
    Eur Child Adolesc Psychiatry 22:693-700. 2013
    ..Further research is needed to explore the mechanism of these associations to develop preventive programmes. ..
  32. ncbi request reprint Do antisocial females exhibit poor outcomes in adulthood? An Australian cohort study
    William Bor
    Mater Hospital, University of Queensland, South Brisbane, Brisbane, Australia
    Aust N Z J Psychiatry 44:648-57. 2010
    ..A typology of antisocial behaviour that captures childhood limited (CL), adolescent onset (AO) and life course persistent behaviour (LCP) through both developmental stages is utilized to examine young adult outcomes in both sexes...
  33. doi request reprint Association of breastfeeding and adolescents' psychopathology: a large prospective study
    Mohammad R Hayatbakhsh
    School of Population Health, The University of Queensland, Herston, Queensland, Australia
    Breastfeed Med 7:480-6. 2012
    ..This study aimed to examine the impact of breastfeeding on child mental health and problem behavior at 14 years and whether this association is confounded by other variables...
  34. doi request reprint Young adults' gambling and its association with mental health and substance use problems
    Mohammad R Hayatbakhsh
    School of Population Health, University of Queensland, Herston Road, Herston, Queensland 4006
    Aust N Z J Public Health 36:160-6. 2012
    ..To examine the socio-demographic characteristics of young adults' gambling and its association with mental health and substance use behaviour...
  35. doi request reprint Predicting depressive and anxiety disorders with the YASR internalising scales (empirical and DSM-oriented)
    Kaeleen Dingle
    School of Population Health, University of Queensland, Level 4, Public Health Building, Herston Road, Herston, QLD 4006, Australia
    Soc Psychiatry Psychiatr Epidemiol 46:1313-24. 2011
    ..To date no study has examined the concurrent utility of the young adult (YASR) internalising scales, either the empirical or newly developed DSM-oriented depressive or anxiety scales...
  36. 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...
  37. 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...
  38. 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...
  39. 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...
  40. 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...
  41. 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...
  42. pmc Family poverty over the early life course and recurrent adolescent and young adult anxiety and depression: a longitudinal study
    Jake M Najman
    School of Population Health, University of Queensland, and Mater Centre for Service Research in Mental Health, Mater Hospital, Herston Road, Herston, QLD 4006, Australia
    Am J Public Health 100:1719-23. 2010
    ..We determined whether exposure to family poverty over a child's early life course predicts adolescent and young adult anxiety and depression...
  43. ncbi request reprint Maternal anxiety and depression, poverty and marital relationship factors during early childhood as predictors of anxiety and depressive symptoms in adolescence
    Susan H Spence
    School of Psychology, University of Queensland, Brisbane, Australia
    J Child Psychol Psychiatry 43:457-69. 2002
    ..This paper examines the degree to which symptoms of anxiety and depression at age 14 years are associated with early childhood experience of maternal anxiety and depression, poverty, and mother's marital relationship distress and break-up...
  44. 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...
  45. ncbi request reprint Predictors of depression in very young children--a prospective study
    Jake M Najman
    School of Population Health, University of Queensland, St Lucia, Australia
    Soc Psychiatry Psychiatr Epidemiol 40:367-74. 2005
    ..There are no previous population-based studies which examine the factors which might be casually associated with depression in very young children...
  46. ncbi request reprint Asthma and internalizing behavior problems in adolescence: a longitudinal study
    Rosa Alati
    School of Population Health, University of Queensland, Queensland 4101, Australia
    Psychosom Med 67:462-70. 2005
    ..The causal direction of this association is, however, unclear. This article examines the nature of the relationship between behavior and asthma problems in childhood and adolescence...
  47. doi request reprint Pregnancy loss and psychiatric disorders in young women: an Australian birth cohort study
    Kaeleen Dingle
    School of Population Health, University of Queensland, Herston Road, Herston, QLD 4006, Australia
    Br J Psychiatry 193:455-60. 2008
    ..Recent evidence has linked induced abortion with later adverse psychiatric outcomes in young women...
  48. 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...
  49. 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...
  50. doi request reprint Association between smoking and respiratory function before and after menopause
    Mohammad R Hayatbakhsh
    School of Population Health, University of Queensland, Herston Road, Herston, QLD 4006, Australia
    Lung 189:65-71. 2011
    ..It seems plausible that effective quit-smoking programs, particularly after menopause, may lead to better lung function and reduced morbidity and mortality in women...
  51. 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...
  52. ncbi request reprint Validating a screening tool for mental health and substance use risk in an Indigenous prison population
    Coralie Ober
    School of Pharmacy, University of Queensland, Herston, Australia QADREC, School of Population Health, University of Queensland, Herston, Australia
    Drug Alcohol Rev 32:611-7. 2013
    ..This research aimed to assess the utility of this tool in an Indigenous prison population...
  53. doi request reprint Association between cannabis use and psychosis-related outcomes using sibling pair analysis in a cohort of young adults
    John McGrath
    Queensland Brain Institute, University of Queensland, St Lucia, Queensland, Australia
    Arch Gen Psychiatry 67:440-7. 2010
    ..The use of sibling pair analysis reduces the influence of unmeasured residual confounding...
  54. pmc Child maltreatment and adolescent mental health problems in a large birth cohort
    Ryan Mills
    School of Medicine, University of Queensland, c Department of Paediatrics, Logan Hospital, P O Box 4096, Loganholme DC, Queensland 4129, Australia
    Child Abuse Negl 37:292-302. 2013
    ..To examine whether notified child maltreatment is associated with adverse psychological outcomes in adolescence, and whether differing patterns of psychological outcome are seen depending on the type of maltreatment...
  55. doi request reprint Sleepless nights: the effect of socioeconomic status, physical activity, and lifestyle factors on sleep quality in a large cohort of Australian women
    Mohammmad Soltani
    School of Pharmacy, University of Queensland, Woolloongabba, Brisbane, QLD, Australia
    Arch Womens Ment Health 15:237-47. 2012
    ....
  56. doi request reprint The impact of episodic and chronic poverty on child cognitive development
    Jake M Najman
    School of Population Health, University of Queensland, Brisbane, Australia
    J Pediatr 154:284-9. 2009
    ..To determine whether changes in family poverty between pregnancy, early childhood, and adolescence predict child cognitive development at 14 years of age...
  57. 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...
  58. ncbi 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...
  59. ncbi request reprint Is child sexual abuse declining? Evidence from a population-based survey of men and women in Australia
    Michael P Dunne
    Center for Public Health Research, Queensland University of Technology, Kelvin Grove, QLD 4059, Brisbane, Australia
    Child Abuse Negl 27:141-52. 2003
    ..This study examines age-cohort differences in the prevalence of self-reported CSA experiences of men and women aged 18-59 years in a community-based sample from a comparable western nation...
  60. doi request reprint Early childhood predictors of age of initiation to use of cannabis: a birth prospective study
    Reza Hayatbakhsh
    School of Population Health, University of Queensland, Brisbane, Australia
    Drug Alcohol Rev 32:232-40. 2013
    ..Identification of factors associated with early cannabis use may contribute to the development of preventive interventions. This study aimed to examine the early life predictors of age of initiation to cannabis...
  61. 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...
  62. doi request reprint Cigarette smoking and age of menopause: a large prospective study
    Mohammad R Hayatbakhsh
    School of Population Health, The University of Queensland, Brisbane, Australia
    Maturitas 72:346-52. 2012
    ..This study aimed to examine the prospective association between smoking and earlier age of menopause in a cohort of middle age Australian women after adjustment for a number of potential confounders...
  63. doi request reprint School performance and alcohol use problems in early adulthood: a longitudinal study
    Mohammad Reza Hayatbakhsh
    School of Population Health, University of Queensland, Herston, Queensland 4006, Australia
    Alcohol 45:701-9. 2011
    ..Exploration of the pathway linking school performance and alcohol problems in young people may help identify opportunities for preventive interventions...
  64. doi request reprint Speech concerns at 5 years and adult educational and mental health outcomes
    Colette Muir
    Child Development and Rehabilitation Services, Mater Children s Hospital, Mater Health Services, South Brisbane, Queensland, Australia
    J Paediatr Child Health 47:423-8. 2011
    ..To determine if these adult outcomes are mediated by school performance at 14 years...
  65. 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
    ....
  66. doi request reprint Longitudinal analysis of maternal risk factors for childhood sexual abuse: early attitudes and behaviours, socioeconomic status, and mental health
    Andrew Martin
    School of Population Health and Centre for Youth Substance Abuse Research, University of Queensland, Herston Road, Herston, Queensland 4006, Australia
    Aust N Z J Psychiatry 45:629-37. 2011
    ....
  67. ncbi 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...
  68. 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...
  69. 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...
  70. doi request reprint Do maternal parenting practices predict problematic patterns of adolescent alcohol consumption?
    Rosa Alati
    School of Population Health, University of Queensland, Queensland, Australia
    Addiction 105:872-80. 2010
    ..This study examines whether a mother's style of parenting at child age 5 years predicts problematic patterns of drinking in adolescence, after controlling for relevant individual, maternal and social risk factors...
  71. 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...
  72. ncbi request reprint Association of psychiatric disorders, asthma and lung function in early adulthood
    Mohammad R Hayatbakhsh
    School of Population Health, The University of Queensland, Herston Road, Herston, Queensland 4006, Australia
    J Asthma 47:786-91. 2010
    ..To examine the association between psychiatric disorders, asthma, and lung function in young adults...
  73. ncbi request reprint Early weaning and alcohol disorders in offspring: biological effect, mediating factors or residual confounding?
    Rosa Alati
    School of Population Health, The University of Queensland, Queensland, Australia
    Addiction 104:1324-32. 2009
    ..This study explores associations between early weaning and alcohol use disorders in youth and mechanisms by which these associations may operate...
  74. ncbi request reprint Predictors of young adults' amphetamine use and disorders: a prospective study
    Mohammad R Hayatbakhsh
    School of Population Health, University of Queensland, Brisbane, Australia
    Drug Alcohol Rev 28:275-83. 2009
    ..This study aimed to investigate the correlates and predictors of young adults' amphetamine use and use disorders...
  75. ncbi request reprint Early patterns of sexual activity: age cohort differences in Australia
    Frances M Boyle
    School of Population Health, University of Queensland, Australia
    Int J STD AIDS 14:745-52. 2003
    ..If such trends continue, positive long-term outcomes for health and social wellbeing should result...
  76. ncbi request reprint In utero and postnatal maternal smoking and asthma in adolescence
    Rosa Alati
    Schools of Population Health, The University of Queensland, Queensland, Australia
    Epidemiology 17:138-44. 2006
    ..Asthma in early childhood has been associated with maternal smoking during pregnancy and parental smoking soon after birth. However, less is known about these exposures and the development of asthma symptoms in adolescence...
  77. ncbi request reprint Do paternal arrest and imprisonment lead to child behaviour problems and substance use? A longitudinal analysis
    Stuart A Kinner
    School of Population Health, University of Queensland, Australia
    J Child Psychol Psychiatry 48:1148-56. 2007
    ..This study investigates the impact of paternal arrest and imprisonment on child behaviour and substance use, as a function of child gender, and in the context of known social and familial risk factors...
  78. ncbi request reprint Sibling influences on adolescent delinquent behaviour: an Australian longitudinal study
    Abigail A Fagan
    School of Social Sciences, University of Queensland, Brisbane, QLD 4072, Australia
    J Adolesc 26:547-59. 2003
    ..The need for increased attention to sibling influences by researchers and prevention practitioners is discussed...
  79. ncbi request reprint Maternal alcohol consumption during pregnancy and physical outcomes up to 5 years of age: a longitudinal study
    Frances V O'Callaghan
    School of Applied Psychology, Griffith University, Gold Coast, Queensland, Australia
    Early Hum Dev 71:137-48. 2003
    ..To examine whether alcohol exposure in pregnancy affects weight and head circumference (HC) at birth and 5 years, and whether these effects are independent of cigarette exposure in pregnancy and social disadvantage...
  80. ncbi request reprint The association of hypertensive disorders of pregnancy with weight gain over the subsequent 21 years: findings from a prospective cohort study
    Leonie K Callaway
    Department of Internal Medicine, Royal Brisbane and Women s Hospital, and Diamantina Institute, School of Medicine, University of Queensland, Brisbane, Australia
    Am J Epidemiol 166:421-8. 2007
    ..59, 95% confidence interval: 1.24, 2.04). The authors concluded that hypertensive disorders of pregnancy are associated with increased weight gain over 21 years...
  81. ncbi request reprint Is there really a 'J-shaped' curve in the association between alcohol consumption and symptoms of depression and anxiety? Findings from the Mater-University Study of Pregnancy and its outcomes
    Rosa Alati
    School of Population Health, The University of Queensland, Public Health Building Medical School, Australia
    Addiction 100:643-51. 2005
    ..To determine the nature of the association between alcohol consumption and symptoms of anxiety and depression in women...
  82. doi request reprint Early pubertal maturation in the prediction of early adult substance use: a prospective study
    Mohammad R Hayatbakhsh
    School of Population Health, University of Queensland, Brisbane, Australia
    Addiction 104:59-66. 2009
    ..To examine whether self-reporting a later stage of pubertal development in early adolescence predicts young adults' use of illicit drugs...
  83. doi request reprint Diagnosis and treatment of hypertension 21 years after a hypertensive disorder of pregnancy
    Leonie K Callaway
    Royal Brisbane Clinical School, The University of Queensland, UK
    Aust N Z J Obstet Gynaecol 51:437-40. 2011
    ..Women with a history of hypertensive disorders of pregnancy (HDP) are known to be at increased risk of subsequent hypertension and cardiovascular disease...
  84. ncbi request reprint Gender differences in the relationships between alcohol, tobacco and mental health in patients attending an emergency department
    Rosa Alati
    Queensland Alcohol and Drug Research and Education Centre QADREC, School of Population Health, The University of Queensland, Herston QLD 4006, Australia
    Alcohol Alcohol 39:463-9. 2004
    ..This paper examines the nature of the association between usual alcohol consumption, tobacco use and symptoms of anxiety and depression in Emergency Department patients in Queensland, Australia...
  85. doi request reprint Illicit drug use before and during pregnancy at a tertiary maternity hospital 2000-2006
    Mohammad R Hayatbakhsh
    School of Population Health, University of Queensland, Herston Road, Herston, QLD 4006, Australia
    Drug Alcohol Rev 30:181-7. 2011
    ..To study the prevalence of use of illicit drugs by women of reproductive age before and during pregnancy and the changes in rates of illicit drug use in pregnancy over recent years...
  86. 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...
  87. ncbi request reprint The mental health of women 6 months after they give birth to an unwanted baby: a longitudinal study
    J M Najman
    Department of Anthropology and Sociology, University of Queensland, Australia
    Soc Sci Med 32:241-7. 1991
    ....
  88. 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...
  89. 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...
  90. ncbi request reprint The effect of breastfeeding on child development at 5 years: a cohort study
    P J Quinn
    Child Development and, Rehabilitation Services, Mater Children's Hospital, South Brisbane, Queensland, Australia
    J Paediatr Child Health 37:465-9. 2001
    ..8 points for males when compared to those never breastfed. CONCLUSION: These findings suggest a significant benefit to child development is conferred by breastfeeding and is related independently to longer periods of breastfeeding...
  91. 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...
  92. ncbi 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
    ....
  93. ncbi request reprint Mothers' mental illness and child behavior problems: cause-effect association or observation bias?
    J M Najman
    Department of Anthropology and Sociology, University of Queensland, Australia
    J Am Acad Child Adolesc Psychiatry 39:592-602. 2000
    ..However, the validity of this finding is in doubt because the majority of these studies have relied on maternal reports as indicators of children's behavior...
  94. ncbi request reprint Bias influencing maternal reports of child behaviour and emotional state
    J M Najman
    School of Social Science, The University of Queensland, Australia
    Soc Psychiatry Psychiatr Epidemiol 36:186-94. 2001
    ..We examine two potential sources of bias that may influence reports of a child's behaviour/mental health. The first is the mental or emotional impairment of the respondent; the second concerns gender-related expectations of children...
  95. 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...
  96. ncbi request reprint Early adolescent smoking and a web of personal and social disadvantage
    L S Conwell
    Department of Paediatrics and Child Health, Mater Children s Hospital, Brisbane, Australia
    J Paediatr Child Health 39:580-5. 2003
    ..To examine concurrent physical, educational, behavioural, social and family factors associated with cigarette smoking in adolescents at 14 years...
  97. ncbi request reprint Estimating nonparticipation bias in a longitudinal study of bereavement
    F M Boyle
    Department of Social and Preventive Medicine, University of Queensland, Brisbane
    Aust N Z J Public Health 20:483-7. 1996
    ..However, this may not be the case when sample loss is high, when associations between attrition and outcome are strong, and when attrition-related behaviour differs across comparison groups...
  98. ncbi request reprint Determinants of nurses' intention to administer opioids for pain relief
    H E Edwards
    School of Nursing, Department of Health, Queensland University of Technology, Brisbane, Australia
    Nurs Health Sci 3:149-59. 2001
    ....
  99. ncbi request reprint Couple distress after sudden infant or perinatal death: a 30-month follow up
    J C Vance
    Department of Paediatrics and Child Health, University of Queensland, St Lucia, Queensland, Australia
    J Paediatr Child Health 38:368-72. 2002
    ..To examine, using a 30-month prospective study, patterns of anxiety, depression and alcohol use in couples following stillbirth, neonatal death or sudden infant death syndrome...
  100. ncbi request reprint Association between early childhood aggression and internalizing behavior for sibling pairs
    Abigail A Fagan
    Community Youth Development Study, Social Development Research Group, University of Washington, Seattle, WA 98115, USA
    J Am Acad Child Adolesc Psychiatry 42:1093-100. 2003
    ..This article investigates sibling similarity in early childhood problem behavior...
  101. ncbi request reprint A mother's attitude towards her infant and child behaviour five years later
    William Bor
    Mater Child and Youth Mental Health Service, Mater Misericordiae Hospital, South Brisbane, Queensland, Australia
    Aust N Z J Psychiatry 37:748-55. 2003
    ..The relationship between maternal attitude to the infant at 6 months of age and behavioural outcomes at 5 years is explored, controlling for numerous demographic, child and psychosocial family factors...