David G Regan

Summary

Affiliation: University of New South Wales
Country: Australia

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Modelling the population-level impact of vaccination on the transmission of human papillomavirus type 16 in Australia
    David G Regan
    National Centre in HIV Epidemiology and Clinical Research, University of New South Wales, Sydney, NSW 2052, Australia
    Sex Health 4:147-63. 2007
  2. doi request reprint Coverage is the key for effective screening of Chlamydia trachomatis in Australia
    David G Regan
    National Centre in HIV Epidemiology and Clinical Research, University of New South Wales, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
    J Infect Dis 198:349-58. 2008
  3. ncbi request reprint Simulations of NMR-detected diffusion in suspensions of red cells: the effects of variation in membrane permeability and observation time
    David G Regan
    Graduate School of Biomedical Engineering, University of New South Wales, NSW 2052, Australia
    Eur Biophys J 32:671-5. 2003
  4. ncbi request reprint Modelling sexually transmitted infections: less is usually more for informing public health policy
    David G Regan
    National Centre in HIV Epidemiology and Clinical Research, The University of New South Wales, 316 Victoria Street, Darlinghurst, Sydney, NSW 2010, Australia
    Trans R Soc Trop Med Hyg 102:207-8. 2008
  5. ncbi request reprint Importance of promoting HIV testing for preventing secondary transmissions: modelling the Australian HIV epidemic among men who have sex with men
    David P Wilson
    National Centre in HIV Epidemiology and Clinical Research, The University of New South Wales, Sydney, NSW 2010, Australia
    Sex Health 6:19-33. 2009
  6. ncbi request reprint Near elimination of genital warts in Australia predicted with extension of human papillomavirus vaccination to males
    Igor A Korostil
    From the Kirby Institute, University of New South Wales, Sydney, Australia
    Sex Transm Dis 40:833-5. 2013
  7. doi request reprint Geographical clustering of anal cancer incidence in Australia
    I Mary Poynten
    The Kirby Institute, University of New South Wales, Sydney, NSW 2010, Australia
    Sex Health 9:509-12. 2012
  8. doi request reprint Genital warts in young Australians five years into national human papillomavirus vaccination programme: national surveillance data
    Hammad Ali
    The Kirby Institute, University of New South Wales, Sydney, NSW 2052, Australia
    BMJ 346:f2032. 2013
  9. pmc Tracking type specific prevalence of human papillomavirus in cervical pre-cancer: a novel sampling strategy
    Edward K Waters
    The Kirby Institute, The University of New South Wales, Sydney, Australia
    BMC Med Res Methodol 12:77. 2012
  10. pmc Population movement can sustain STI prevalence in remote Australian indigenous communities
    Ben B Hui
    The Kirby Institute, University of New South Wales, Sydney, NSW 2052, Australia
    BMC Infect Dis 13:188. 2013

Detail Information

Publications30

  1. ncbi request reprint Modelling the population-level impact of vaccination on the transmission of human papillomavirus type 16 in Australia
    David G Regan
    National Centre in HIV Epidemiology and Clinical Research, University of New South Wales, Sydney, NSW 2052, Australia
    Sex Health 4:147-63. 2007
    ..A rigorous cost-effectiveness model for vaccinated individuals is presented in a companion paper; this paper investigates the additional benefits the community might receive from herd immunity...
  2. doi request reprint Coverage is the key for effective screening of Chlamydia trachomatis in Australia
    David G Regan
    National Centre in HIV Epidemiology and Clinical Research, University of New South Wales, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
    J Infect Dis 198:349-58. 2008
    ..In response, the Australian government is planning to implement systematic screening and testing. Several decisions must be made, including whom to screen...
  3. ncbi request reprint Simulations of NMR-detected diffusion in suspensions of red cells: the effects of variation in membrane permeability and observation time
    David G Regan
    Graduate School of Biomedical Engineering, University of New South Wales, NSW 2052, Australia
    Eur Biophys J 32:671-5. 2003
    ....
  4. ncbi request reprint Modelling sexually transmitted infections: less is usually more for informing public health policy
    David G Regan
    National Centre in HIV Epidemiology and Clinical Research, The University of New South Wales, 316 Victoria Street, Darlinghurst, Sydney, NSW 2010, Australia
    Trans R Soc Trop Med Hyg 102:207-8. 2008
    ..The aim of models, after all, is to influence or change public health policy by providing rational forecasting based on sound scientific principles...
  5. ncbi request reprint Importance of promoting HIV testing for preventing secondary transmissions: modelling the Australian HIV epidemic among men who have sex with men
    David P Wilson
    National Centre in HIV Epidemiology and Clinical Research, The University of New South Wales, Sydney, NSW 2010, Australia
    Sex Health 6:19-33. 2009
    ..HIV infection (PHI), (c) on antiretroviral therapy?; and (ii) what is the expected epidemiological impact of (a) increasing the proportion of newly acquired HIV infections receiving early treatment, and (b) increasing HIV testing rates?..
  6. ncbi request reprint Near elimination of genital warts in Australia predicted with extension of human papillomavirus vaccination to males
    Igor A Korostil
    From the Kirby Institute, University of New South Wales, Sydney, Australia
    Sex Transm Dis 40:833-5. 2013
    ..The objective of this study was to estimate the additional impact on genital warts as a result of male vaccination, which was approved by the Australian government in 2012 and commenced in 2013...
  7. doi request reprint Geographical clustering of anal cancer incidence in Australia
    I Mary Poynten
    The Kirby Institute, University of New South Wales, Sydney, NSW 2010, Australia
    Sex Health 9:509-12. 2012
    ..Homosexual men are at an increased risk of anal cancer. We aimed to establish the burden of anal squamous cell carcinoma (SCC) in those parts of Australia where homosexual men are most likely to live...
  8. doi request reprint Genital warts in young Australians five years into national human papillomavirus vaccination programme: national surveillance data
    Hammad Ali
    The Kirby Institute, University of New South Wales, Sydney, NSW 2052, Australia
    BMJ 346:f2032. 2013
    ..To measure the effect on genital warts of the national human papillomavirus vaccination programme in Australia, which started in mid-2007...
  9. pmc Tracking type specific prevalence of human papillomavirus in cervical pre-cancer: a novel sampling strategy
    Edward K Waters
    The Kirby Institute, The University of New South Wales, Sydney, Australia
    BMC Med Res Methodol 12:77. 2012
    ..This paper develops a protocol that eliminates the need to calculate required sample size; sample size is difficult to calculate in advance because HPV's true type-specific prevalence is imperfectly known...
  10. pmc Population movement can sustain STI prevalence in remote Australian indigenous communities
    Ben B Hui
    The Kirby Institute, University of New South Wales, Sydney, NSW 2052, Australia
    BMC Infect Dis 13:188. 2013
    ..The high levels of population movement known to occur between remote communities may contribute to these high rates...
  11. doi request reprint The potential impact of new generation molecular point-of-care tests on gonorrhoea and chlamydia in a setting of high endemic prevalence
    Ben B Hui
    The Kirby Institute, University of New South Wales, Sydney, NSW 2052, Australia
    Sex Health 10:348-56. 2013
    ..However, evaluation of the cost-effectiveness of POC testing needs to be made before widespread implementation of this technology can be considered. ..
  12. ncbi request reprint Using mathematical modelling to help explain the differential increase in HIV incidence in New South Wales, Victoria and Queensland: importance of other sexually transmissible infections
    Alexander Hoare
    National Centre in HIV Epidemiology and Clinical Research, Faculty of Medicine, University of New South Wales, Level 2, 376 Victoria Street, Sydney, NSW 2010, Australia
    Sex Health 5:169-87. 2008
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  13. pmc Decline in in-patient treatments of genital warts among young Australians following the national HPV vaccination program
    Hammad Ali
    The Kirby Institute, The University of New South Wales, Sydney, NSW, Australia
    BMC Infect Dis 13:140. 2013
    ..We assessed the impact of the vaccination program on the number of in-patient treatments for genital warts...
  14. doi request reprint Adaptive Markov chain Monte Carlo forward projection for statistical analysis in epidemic modelling of human papillomavirus
    Igor A Korostil
    The Kirby Institute, University of New South Wales, Cliffbrook Campus, 45 Beach St, Coogee NSW 2034, Australia
    Stat Med 32:1917-53. 2013
    ..We conclude with simulation studies on synthetic and recent actual data...
  15. doi request reprint Herd immunity effect of the HPV vaccination program in Australia under different assumptions regarding natural immunity against re-infection
    Igor A Korostil
    The Kirby Institute, University of New South Wales, Sydney, Australia
    Vaccine 31:1931-6. 2013
    ..The magnitude of these differences implies that evaluations of the impact of vaccination programs using DDCTMs should incorporate several model structures until our understanding of natural immunity is improved...
  16. doi request reprint Serosorting may increase the risk of HIV acquisition among men who have sex with men
    David P Wilson
    National Centre in HIV Epidemiology and Clinical Research, Faculty of Medicine, The University of New South Wales, Sydney, Australia
    Sex Transm Dis 37:13-7. 2010
    ..However, the effectiveness of serosorting as a strategy to reduce HIV risk is unclear, especially since it depends on the frequency of HIV testing...
  17. doi request reprint Fixed sized samples for type-specific surveillance of human papillomavirus in genital warts
    Edward K Waters
    The Kirby Institute, The University of New South Wales, Sydney, NSW 2052, Australia
    Sex Health 10:95-6. 2013
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  18. doi request reprint Quadrivalent human papillomavirus vaccination and trends in genital warts in Australia: analysis of national sentinel surveillance data
    Basil Donovan
    National Centre in HIV Epidemiology and Clinical Research, University of New South Wales, Sydney, NSW, Australia
    Lancet Infect Dis 11:39-44. 2011
    ..We established a national surveillance network in Australia and aimed to identify trends in diagnoses of genital warts in 2004-09...
  19. pmc The association of HPV-16 seropositivity and natural immunity to reinfection: insights from compartmental models
    Igor A Korostil
    The Kirby Institute, University of New South Wales, Sydney, NSW 2052, Australia
    BMC Infect Dis 13:83. 2013
    ....
  20. doi request reprint Minimal impact of circumcision on HIV acquisition in men who have sex with men
    Gregory J Londish
    School of Mathematics and Statistics, University of New South Wales, Sydney, NSW 2052, Australia
    Sex Health 7:463-70. 2010
    ..We examined the potential impact of circumcision on an HIV epidemic within a population of MSM...
  21. doi request reprint Unresolved questions concerning human papillomavirus infection and transmission: a modelling perspective
    David G Regan
    The National Centre in HIV Epidemiology and Clinical Research, The University of New South Wales, Coogee, NSW 2034, Australia
    Sex Health 7:368-75. 2010
    ..In this review, we discuss the key knowledge gaps that impact on our ability to develop accurate models of HPV transmission and vaccination...
  22. doi request reprint Trends in anal cancer in Australia, 1982-2005
    Fengyi Jin
    National Centre in HIV Epidemiology and Clinical Research, University of New South Wales, Sydney, NSW 2010, Australia
    Vaccine 29:2322-7. 2011
    ..In order to understand the burden of potentially preventable anal cancer in Australia, we examine the incidence and survival from invasive anal SCC 1982-2005...
  23. doi request reprint Modeling the impact of treatment failure on Chlamydia transmission and screening
    David G Regan
    The Kirby Institute, The University of New South Wales, Sydney, NSW, Australia
    Sex Transm Dis 40:700-3. 2013
    ..However, recent studies indicate that treatment failure may occur at a rate that is substantially higher than previously thought...
  24. pmc Sampling and sensitivity analyses tools (SaSAT) for computational modelling
    Alexander Hoare
    National Centre in HIV Epidemiology and Clinical Research, The University of New South Wales, Sydney, New South Wales, 2010, Australia
    Theor Biol Med Model 5:4. 2008
    ..To our knowledge, a number of the methods available in SaSAT for performing sensitivity analyses have not previously been used in epidemiological modelling and their usefulness in this context is demonstrated...
  25. pmc The potential impact of HPV-16 reactivation on prevalence in older Australians
    Igor A Korostil
    The Kirby Institute, University of New South Wales, 2052 Sydney, Australia
    BMC Infect Dis 14:312. 2014
    ..A recently published study suggests that the increase may be at least partly due to reactivation of latent HPV in menopausal women...
  26. doi request reprint Heterosexual partner acquisition rates in the Australian population
    Nicholas F H Tothill
    The Kirby Institute, The University of New South Wales, Sydney, NSW 2052, Australia
    Sex Health 10:382-4. 2013
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  27. ncbi request reprint A cost-effectiveness analysis of adding a human papillomavirus vaccine to the Australian National Cervical Cancer Screening Program
    Shalini Kulasingam
    Duke University, Center for Clinical Health Policy Research, Durham, NC 27710, USA
    Sex Health 4:165-75. 2007
    ..The cost-effectiveness of adding a human papillomavirus (HPV) vaccine to the Australian National Cervical Screening Program compared to screening alone was examined...
  28. ncbi request reprint Measurement of compartment size in q-space experiments: Fourier transform of the second derivative
    Philip W Kuchel
    School of Molecular and Microbial Biosciences, University of Sydney, NSW 2006, Australia
    Magn Reson Med 52:907-12. 2004
    ..It should prove particularly useful where the coherence features are poorly defined or where more than one pattern is present in a q-space plot...
  29. pmc Simulations of molecular diffusion in lattices of cells: insights for NMR of red blood cells
    David G Regan
    School of Molecular and Microbial Biosciences, University of Sydney, New South Wales 2006, Australia
    Biophys J 83:161-71. 2002
    ..The simulated data were compared with those from real PGSE NMR diffusion experiments on RBC suspensions that had a range of hematocrit values. Methods that facilitate the processing of q-space data were also developed...
  30. ncbi request reprint Simulations of NMR-detected diffusion in suspensions of red cells: the "signatures" in q-space plots of various lattice arrangements
    David G Regan
    School of Molecular and Microbial Biosciences, University of Sydney, NSW 2006, Australia
    Eur Biophys J 31:563-74. 2003
    ..We show that changes in the packing arrangement of cells are reflected in the q-space plots and in the results of diffusion tensor analysis and thus we speculate upon the possible clinical importance of these findings...