Karin Ried

Summary

Affiliation: University of Adelaide
Country: Australia

Publications

  1. doi request reprint Aged garlic extract lowers blood pressure in patients with treated but uncontrolled hypertension: a randomised controlled trial
    Karin Ried
    Discipline of General Practice, School of Population Health and Clinical Practice, The University of Adelaide, Adelaide, South Australia 5005, Australia
    Maturitas 67:144-50. 2010
  2. pmc Quality of life, coping strategies and support needs of women seeking Traditional Chinese Medicine for infertility and viable pregnancy in Australia: a mixed methods approach
    Karin Ried
    Discipline of General Practice, The University of Adelaide, Adelaide, South Australia, 5005, Australia
    BMC Womens Health 13:17. 2013
  3. doi request reprint Effect of cocoa on blood pressure
    Karin Ried
    National Institute of IntegrativeMedicine, Melbourne, Australia
    Cochrane Database Syst Rev 8:CD008893. 2012
  4. pmc Does chocolate reduce blood pressure? A meta-analysis
    Karin Ried
    Discipline of General Practice, The University of Adelaide, Adelaide, SA 5005, Australia
    BMC Med 8:39. 2010
  5. pmc Dark chocolate or tomato extract for prehypertension: a randomised controlled trial
    Karin Ried
    Discipline of General Practice, The University of Adelaide, Adelaide, SA 5005, Australia
    BMC Complement Altern Med 9:22. 2009
  6. pmc Effect of garlic on blood pressure: a systematic review and meta-analysis
    Karin Ried
    Discipline of General Practice, The University of Adelaide, Adelaide, South Australia
    BMC Cardiovasc Disord 8:13. 2008
  7. doi request reprint Efficacy of Traditional Chinese Herbal Medicine in the management of female infertility: a systematic review
    Karin Ried
    Discipline of General Practice, School of Population Health and Clinical Practice, The University of Adelaide, South Australia
    Complement Ther Med 19:319-31. 2011
  8. pmc Bursaries, writing grants and fellowships: a strategy to develop research capacity in primary health care
    Karin Ried
    Primary Health Care Research Evaluation and Development Program, Department of General Practice, Flinders University, Adelaide, South Australia, Australia
    BMC Fam Pract 8:19. 2007
  9. pmc Setting directions for capacity building in primary health care: a survey of a research network
    Karin Ried
    Primary Health Care Research Evaluation and Development Program, Department of General Practice, Flinders University, GPO Box 2100, Adelaide SA 5001, Australia
    BMC Fam Pract 7:8. 2006
  10. doi request reprint Protective effect of lycopene on serum cholesterol and blood pressure: Meta-analyses of intervention trials
    Karin Ried
    Discipline of General Practice, School of Population Health and Clinical Practice, The University of Adelaide, Adelaide, South Australia 5005, Australia
    Maturitas 68:299-310. 2011

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Publications18

  1. doi request reprint Aged garlic extract lowers blood pressure in patients with treated but uncontrolled hypertension: a randomised controlled trial
    Karin Ried
    Discipline of General Practice, School of Population Health and Clinical Practice, The University of Adelaide, Adelaide, South Australia 5005, Australia
    Maturitas 67:144-50. 2010
    ..To assess the effect, tolerability and acceptability of aged garlic extract as an adjunct treatment to existing antihypertensive medication in patients with treated, but uncontrolled, hypertension...
  2. pmc Quality of life, coping strategies and support needs of women seeking Traditional Chinese Medicine for infertility and viable pregnancy in Australia: a mixed methods approach
    Karin Ried
    Discipline of General Practice, The University of Adelaide, Adelaide, South Australia, 5005, Australia
    BMC Womens Health 13:17. 2013
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  3. doi request reprint Effect of cocoa on blood pressure
    Karin Ried
    National Institute of IntegrativeMedicine, Melbourne, Australia
    Cochrane Database Syst Rev 8:CD008893. 2012
    ..Previous meta-analyses have shown that cocoa-rich foods may reduce blood pressure. Recently additional trials had conflicting results...
  4. pmc Does chocolate reduce blood pressure? A meta-analysis
    Karin Ried
    Discipline of General Practice, The University of Adelaide, Adelaide, SA 5005, Australia
    BMC Med 8:39. 2010
    ..Recently, several additional trials have been conducted with conflicting results. Our study summarises current evidence on the effect of flavanol-rich cocoa products on blood pressure in hypertensive and normotensive individuals...
  5. pmc Dark chocolate or tomato extract for prehypertension: a randomised controlled trial
    Karin Ried
    Discipline of General Practice, The University of Adelaide, Adelaide, SA 5005, Australia
    BMC Complement Altern Med 9:22. 2009
    ..We investigated the effect of dark chocolate or tomato extract on blood pressure, and their acceptability as an ongoing treatment option in a prehypertensive population...
  6. pmc Effect of garlic on blood pressure: a systematic review and meta-analysis
    Karin Ried
    Discipline of General Practice, The University of Adelaide, Adelaide, South Australia
    BMC Cardiovasc Disord 8:13. 2008
    ..With interest in complementary medicine for hypertension increasing, it is timely to update a systematic review and meta-analysis from 1994 of studies investigating the effect of garlic preparations on blood pressure...
  7. doi request reprint Efficacy of Traditional Chinese Herbal Medicine in the management of female infertility: a systematic review
    Karin Ried
    Discipline of General Practice, School of Population Health and Clinical Practice, The University of Adelaide, South Australia
    Complement Ther Med 19:319-31. 2011
    ..To assess the effect of Traditional Chinese Herbal Medicine (CHM) in the management of female infertility and on pregnancy rates compared with Western Medical (WM) treatment...
  8. pmc Bursaries, writing grants and fellowships: a strategy to develop research capacity in primary health care
    Karin Ried
    Primary Health Care Research Evaluation and Development Program, Department of General Practice, Flinders University, Adelaide, South Australia, Australia
    BMC Fam Pract 8:19. 2007
    ..This article describes outcomes of the funding scheme and contributes to the debate surrounding the effectiveness of funding schemes as a means of building research capacity...
  9. pmc Setting directions for capacity building in primary health care: a survey of a research network
    Karin Ried
    Primary Health Care Research Evaluation and Development Program, Department of General Practice, Flinders University, GPO Box 2100, Adelaide SA 5001, Australia
    BMC Fam Pract 7:8. 2006
    ..We undertook a descriptive baseline survey in order to understand the background and needs of SARNet members and to tailor network activities towards those needs...
  10. doi request reprint Protective effect of lycopene on serum cholesterol and blood pressure: Meta-analyses of intervention trials
    Karin Ried
    Discipline of General Practice, School of Population Health and Clinical Practice, The University of Adelaide, Adelaide, South Australia 5005, Australia
    Maturitas 68:299-310. 2011
    ..This review summarises current evidence on the effect of lycopene on serum lipid concentrations and blood pressure...
  11. doi request reprint Effect of garlic on serum lipids: an updated meta-analysis
    Karin Ried
    Discipline of General Practice, The University of Adelaide, Adelaide, South Australia, Australia
    Nutr Rev 71:282-99. 2013
    ..They might be considered as an alternative option with a higher safety profile than conventional cholesterol-lowering medications in patients with slightly elevated cholesterol...
  12. ncbi request reprint Building a culture of research dissemination in primary health care: the South Australian experience of supporting the novice researcher
    Karin Ried
    Department of General Practice, Flinders University, GPO Box 2100, Adelaide, SA 5001, Australia
    Aust Health Rev 29:6-11. 2005
    ..This paper describes the South Australian experience of supporting novice researchers in research dissemination by applying the PHCRED-SA capacity building support model...
  13. doi request reprint General practice research training: impact of the Australian Registrar Research Workshop on research skills, confidence, interest and involvement of participants, 2002-2006
    Karin Ried
    Discipline of General Practice, The University of Adelaide, South Australia
    Fam Pract 25:119-26. 2008
    ..An intensive 3-day training programme, the 'Registrar Research Workshop' (RRW), has aimed to build research capacity among Australian general practice registrars since 1994...
  14. ncbi request reprint Interpreting and understanding meta-analysis graphs--a practical guide
    Karin Ried
    Discipline of General Practice, The University of Adelaide, South Australia
    Aust Fam Physician 35:635-8. 2006
    ..This article provides a practical guide for appraising systematic reviews for relevance to clinical practice and interpreting meta-analysis graphs as part of quantitative systematic reviews...
  15. doi request reprint A new orthosis reduces pain and mechanical forces in prone position in women with augmented or natural breast tissue: a pilot study
    Simon Armstrong
    National Institute of Integrative Medicine, 759 Burwood Rd, Hawthorn East, Melbourne, Vic 3123, Australia
    J Plast Reconstr Aesthet Surg 66:e179-88. 2013
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  16. ncbi request reprint Traditional Chinese medicine--women's experiences in the treatment of infertility
    Ann Alfred
    Discipline of General Practice, The University of Adelaide, South Australia
    Aust Fam Physician 40:718-22. 2011
    ..We explored women's experiences with traditional Chinese medicine (TCM) for the treatment of infertility...
  17. doi request reprint Efficacy and tolerability of calcium, vitamin D and a plant-based omega-3 oil for osteopenia: a pilot RCT
    Simon J Vanlint
    Discipline of General Practice, University of Adelaide, SA 5005, Australia
    Maturitas 71:44-8. 2012
    ..Our pilot study tested the efficacy, acceptability and tolerability of DHA supplementation in addition to calcium and vitamin D in individuals with osteopenia...
  18. ncbi request reprint Consumption of foods by young children with diagnosed campylobacter infection - a pilot case-control study
    Scott Cameron
    Department of Human Health Services, South Australian Government, Adelaide, Australia
    Public Health Nutr 7:85-9. 2004
    ..To determine whether parentally reported habitual intake of specific foods differed between children with diagnosed Campylobacter jejuni infection and children of a comparison group without diagnosed infection...