Richard Taylor

Summary

Affiliation: University of Queensland
Country: Australia

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Contribution of changes in risk factors to the decline of coronary heart disease mortality in Australia over three decades
    Richard Taylor
    School of Population Health, Faculty of Health Sciences, University of Queensland, Brisbane, Queensland, Australia
    Eur J Cardiovasc Prev Rehabil 13:760-8. 2006
  2. pmc Differential mortality in Iran
    Ardeshir Khosravi
    School of Population Health University of Queensland, Brisbane, Australia
    Popul Health Metr 5:7. 2007
  3. ncbi request reprint Meta-analysis of studies of passive smoking and lung cancer: effects of study type and continent
    Richard Taylor
    School of Population Health, University of Queensland, Australia
    Int J Epidemiol 36:1048-59. 2007
  4. doi request reprint Recent declines in Australian male suicide are real, not artefactual
    Andrew Page
    Discipline of Epidemiology and Biostatistics, School of Population Health, Public Health Building, Herston Road, University of Queensland, Herston, QLD 4006, Australia
    Aust N Z J Psychiatry 44:358-63. 2010
  5. doi request reprint Mental disorders and socioeconomic status: impact on population risk of attempted suicide in australia
    Andrew Page
    Discipline of Epidemiology and Biostatistics, at the School of Population Health, University of Queensland, in Brisbane, Australia
    Suicide Life Threat Behav 39:471-81. 2009
  6. doi request reprint Paternal exposure to Agent Orange and spina bifida: a meta-analysis
    Anh Duc Ngo
    School of Population Health, University of Queensland, Brisbane, QLD, Australia
    Eur J Epidemiol 25:37-44. 2010
  7. doi request reprint Upstairs and downstairs: socio-economic and gender interactions in herpes simplex virus type 2 seroprevalence in australia
    Andrew Page
    Discipline of Epidemiology and Biostatistics, School of Population Health, Public Health Building, Herston Rd, University of Queensland, Herston, Queensland 4006, Australia
    Sex Transm Dis 36:344-9. 2009
  8. 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
  9. 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
  10. pmc Global comparative assessments of life expectancy: the impact of migration with reference to Australia
    Andrew Page
    School of Population Health, University of Queensland, Brisbane, Australia
    Bull World Health Organ 85:474-81. 2007

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Publications29

  1. ncbi request reprint Contribution of changes in risk factors to the decline of coronary heart disease mortality in Australia over three decades
    Richard Taylor
    School of Population Health, Faculty of Health Sciences, University of Queensland, Brisbane, Queensland, Australia
    Eur J Cardiovasc Prev Rehabil 13:760-8. 2006
    ....
  2. pmc Differential mortality in Iran
    Ardeshir Khosravi
    School of Population Health University of Queensland, Brisbane, Australia
    Popul Health Metr 5:7. 2007
    ..These data can be used to investigate the nature and extent of differences in mortality in Iran. The objective of this paper is to estimate provincial differences in the level of mortality using this death registration system...
  3. ncbi request reprint Meta-analysis of studies of passive smoking and lung cancer: effects of study type and continent
    Richard Taylor
    School of Population Health, University of Queensland, Australia
    Int J Epidemiol 36:1048-59. 2007
    ..This study is an updated meta-analysis that also assesses the differences between estimated risks according to continent and study type using meta-regression...
  4. doi request reprint Recent declines in Australian male suicide are real, not artefactual
    Andrew Page
    Discipline of Epidemiology and Biostatistics, School of Population Health, Public Health Building, Herston Road, University of Queensland, Herston, QLD 4006, Australia
    Aust N Z J Psychiatry 44:358-63. 2010
    ..The aim of the present study was to clarify the extent to which the recorded marked decline in young male suicide (20-34 years) in Australia since 1998 is attributable to misclassification of cause of death information...
  5. doi request reprint Mental disorders and socioeconomic status: impact on population risk of attempted suicide in australia
    Andrew Page
    Discipline of Epidemiology and Biostatistics, at the School of Population Health, University of Queensland, in Brisbane, Australia
    Suicide Life Threat Behav 39:471-81. 2009
    ..The study results suggest that one third of suicide attempts in both males and females are attributable to anxiety disorders, the same proportion attributable to low educational or occupational status...
  6. doi request reprint Paternal exposure to Agent Orange and spina bifida: a meta-analysis
    Anh Duc Ngo
    School of Population Health, University of Queensland, Brisbane, QLD, Australia
    Eur J Epidemiol 25:37-44. 2010
    ..86) and the cross sectional study (RR = 1.97, 95% CI: 1.31-2.96), but not for the three cohort studies (RR: 2.11; 95% CI: 0.78-5.73). Paternal exposure to AO appears to be associated with a statistically increased risk of spina bifida...
  7. doi request reprint Upstairs and downstairs: socio-economic and gender interactions in herpes simplex virus type 2 seroprevalence in australia
    Andrew Page
    Discipline of Epidemiology and Biostatistics, School of Population Health, Public Health Building, Herston Rd, University of Queensland, Herston, Queensland 4006, Australia
    Sex Transm Dis 36:344-9. 2009
    ..This study investigates socio-economic differentials in herpes simplex virus type 2 (HSV-2) seroprevalence in Australian men and women using individual and geographic measures of socio-economic status...
  8. 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...
  9. 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...
  10. pmc Global comparative assessments of life expectancy: the impact of migration with reference to Australia
    Andrew Page
    School of Population Health, University of Queensland, Brisbane, Australia
    Bull World Health Organ 85:474-81. 2007
    ....
  11. pmc Mortality in the Islamic Republic of Iran, 1964-2004
    Ardeshir Khosravi
    School of Population Health, University of Queensland, Brisbane, QLD, Australia
    Bull World Health Organ 85:607-14. 2007
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  12. doi request reprint Modifiable risk factors for attempted suicide in Australian clinical and community samples
    Gregory L Carter
    Suicide Prevention Research Unit, Centre for Mental Health Studies, Newcastle Mater Miseriocordae Hospital, Warath, NSW 2298, Australia
    Suicide Life Threat Behav 37:671-80. 2007
    ..5% female) and affective disorders (45.4% male, 39.1% female). Practical intervention targets were unemployment, anxiety and substance use disorders, affective disorders (clinical only), and personality disorder (females only)...
  13. 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
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  14. doi request reprint Did it fall or was it pushed? The contribution of trends in established risk factors to the decline in premature coronary heart disease mortality in New Zealand
    Martin Tobias
    Public Health Intelligence, Ministry of Health, New Zealand
    Aust N Z J Public Health 32:117-25. 2008
    ....
  15. 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)...
  16. ncbi request reprint Human property: threat or saviour?
    Richard Taylor
    Newcastle University Faculty of Law
    E Law 9:E4. 2002
  17. 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...
  18. ncbi request reprint Screening for leprosy in immigrants--a decision analysis model
    Richard Taylor
    School of Public Health, Faculty of Medicine, University of Sydney, Sydney, NSW, Australia
    Lepr Rev 74:240-8. 2003
    ..Since the number of immigrants to Australia from countries of higher endemnicity is not large routine leprosy screening would have a small impact on case incidence...
  19. ncbi request reprint Predictors of non-attendance from BreastScreen NSW in women who report current mammography screening
    Richard Taylor
    Monitoring, Evaluation and Research Unit, and School of Public Health, The University of Sydney, New South Wales
    Aust N Z J Public Health 27:581-7. 2003
    ..To identify among self-reported current screeners: (1) predictors of never attendance at BreastScreen NSW (BSNSW); (2) predictors of late or lapsed attendance to BSNSW (attendance to alternative providers)...
  20. 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...
  21. ncbi request reprint New South Wales trends in mortality differentials between small rural and urban communities over a 25-year period, 1970-1994
    Lillian J Hayes
    Department of Family and Community Nursing, Faculty of Nursing, The University of Sydney, Australia
    Aust J Rural Health 13:71-6. 2005
    ..To identify trends in premature mortality differences between urban and small rural communities in NSW over a 25-years period...
  22. ncbi request reprint Who has regular mammograms? Effects of knowledge, beliefs, socioeconomic status, and health-related factors
    Helen Achat
    Centre for Epidemiology, Indicators, Research and Evaluation, Division of Service Development and Population Health, Sydney West Area Health Service, Locked Bag 7118, Parramatta BC NSW 2150, Australia
    Prev Med 41:312-20. 2005
    ....
  23. 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...
  24. pmc Hormone replacement therapy and breast cancer: estimate of risk
    Nathan J Coombs
    New South Wales Breast Cancer Institute, University of Sydney, Westmead Hospital, Westmead, NSW 2145, Australia
    BMJ 331:347-9. 2005
  25. ncbi request reprint HRT and breast cancer: impact on population risk and incidence
    Nathan J Coombs
    New South Wales Breast Cancer Institute, University of Sydney, Westmead Hospital, P O Box 143, Westmead, NSW 2145, Australia
    Eur J Cancer 41:1775-81. 2005
    ..A small modification in HRT prescribing practices may impact breast cancer incidence in Australia with associated financial and health care provision implications...
  26. ncbi request reprint Weight loss during prolonged lactation in rural Bangladeshi mothers
    Nihar Ranjan Sarkar
    School of Public Health, University of Sydney, NSW 2006, Australia
    J Health Popul Nutr 23:177-83. 2005
    ..Based on the findings of the study, it is recommended that mothers consume additional energy-rich foods during the first 24 months of lactation to prevent weight loss...
  27. ncbi request reprint Hormone replacement therapy and breast cancer risk in California
    Nathan J Coombs
    New South Wales Breast Cancer Institute, University of Sydney, Westmead Hospital, Westmead, New South Wales, Australia
    Breast J 11:410-5. 2005
    ..However, this view needs to be balanced because the small increases in individual risk will be magnified, producing a noticeable change in population cancer caseload where HRT use is high...
  28. 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...
  29. ncbi request reprint Socio-economic mortality differentials in Sydney over a quarter of a century, 1970-94
    Lillian J Hayes
    Department of Family and Community Nursing, Faculty of Nursing, The University of Sydney, New South Wales
    Aust N Z J Public Health 26:311-7. 2002
    ..To examine trends in socio-economic differentials in all-cause mortality in Sydney over a 25-year period (1970-94)...