Bamini Gopinath

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  1. doi request reprint Association between diet quality with concurrent vision and hearing impairment in older adults
    B Gopinath
    Dr Bamini Gopinath, Centre for Vision Research, University of Sydney, Westmead Hospital, Hawkesbury Rd, Westmead, NSW, 2145, Australia Telephone 61 2 9845 5551 Fax 61 2 9845 8345 Email
    J Nutr Health Aging 18:251-6. 2014
  2. doi request reprint Influence of obesogenic behaviors on health-related quality of life in adolescents
    Bamini Gopinath
    Centre for Vision Research, University of Sydney, Westmead Hospital, Hawkesbury Rd, Westmead, NSW, 2145, Australia
    Asia Pac J Clin Nutr 23:121-7. 2014
  3. doi request reprint Age-related macular degeneration and 5-year incidence of impaired activities of daily living
    Bamini Gopinath
    Centre for Vision Research, Department of Ophthalmology and Westmead Millennium Institute, University of Sydney, NSW, Australia Electronic address
    Maturitas 77:263-6. 2014
  4. doi request reprint Relationship between thyroid dysfunction and chronic kidney disease in community-dwelling older adults
    Bamini Gopinath
    Centre for Vision Research, Department of Ophthalmology and Westmead Millennium Institute, University of Sydney, NSW, Australia
    Maturitas 75:159-64. 2013
  5. ncbi request reprint Adiposity adversely influences quality of life among adolescents
    Bamini Gopinath
    Centre for Vision Research, Department of Ophthalmology and Westmead Millennium Institute, University of Sydney, Westmead, NSW, Australia
    J Adolesc Health 52:649-53. 2013
  6. ncbi request reprint Birth weight and time spent in outdoor physical activity during adolescence
    Bamini Gopinath
    Centre for Vision Research, Department of Ophthalmology and Westmead Millennium Institute, University of Sydney, NSW, Australia
    Med Sci Sports Exerc 45:475-80. 2013
  7. doi request reprint Carbohydrate nutrition is associated with changes in the retinal vascular structure and branching pattern in children
    Bamini Gopinath
    Centre for Vision Research, Department of Ophthalmology and Westmead Millennium Institute, University of Sydney, Sydney, Australia
    Am J Clin Nutr 95:1215-22. 2012
  8. doi request reprint Severity of age-related hearing loss is associated with impaired activities of daily living
    Bamini Gopinath
    Centre for Vision Research, Department of Ophthalmology and Westmead Millennium Institute, University of Sydney, Hawkesbury Rd, Westmead, NSW 2145, Australia
    Age Ageing 41:195-200. 2012
  9. doi request reprint The associations between blood levels of homocysteine, folate, vitamin B12, and retinal vascular caliber
    Bamini Gopinath
    Centre for Vision Research, Department of Ophthalmology, Westmead Millennium Institute, University of Sydney, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
    Am J Ophthalmol 148:902-9. 2009
  10. doi request reprint Influence of physical activity and screen time on the retinal microvasculature in young children
    Bamini Gopinath
    Centre for Vision Research, Department of Ophthalmology, University of Sydney, Westmead Hospital, Hawkesbury Rd, Westmead, New South Wales 2145, Australia
    Arterioscler Thromb Vasc Biol 31:1233-9. 2011

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  1. doi request reprint Association between diet quality with concurrent vision and hearing impairment in older adults
    B Gopinath
    Dr Bamini Gopinath, Centre for Vision Research, University of Sydney, Westmead Hospital, Hawkesbury Rd, Westmead, NSW, 2145, Australia Telephone 61 2 9845 5551 Fax 61 2 9845 8345 Email
    J Nutr Health Aging 18:251-6. 2014
    ..We aimed to assess the associations between diet quality with the prevalence and 5-year incidence of dual sensory impairment (DSI)...
  2. doi request reprint Influence of obesogenic behaviors on health-related quality of life in adolescents
    Bamini Gopinath
    Centre for Vision Research, University of Sydney, Westmead Hospital, Hawkesbury Rd, Westmead, NSW, 2145, Australia
    Asia Pac J Clin Nutr 23:121-7. 2014
    ..These findings underscore the importance of targeting lifestyle behaviors to promote general well-being and physical functioning in adolescents. ..
  3. doi request reprint Age-related macular degeneration and 5-year incidence of impaired activities of daily living
    Bamini Gopinath
    Centre for Vision Research, Department of Ophthalmology and Westmead Millennium Institute, University of Sydney, NSW, Australia Electronic address
    Maturitas 77:263-6. 2014
    ..We aimed to assess the prospective association between age-related macular degeneration (AMD) and impaired activities of daily living (ADL) among a large cohort of older adults...
  4. doi request reprint Relationship between thyroid dysfunction and chronic kidney disease in community-dwelling older adults
    Bamini Gopinath
    Centre for Vision Research, Department of Ophthalmology and Westmead Millennium Institute, University of Sydney, NSW, Australia
    Maturitas 75:159-64. 2013
    ..We aimed to assess the cross-sectional association between thyroid hormones and function with prevalence of chronic kidney diseases (CKD) in older adults...
  5. ncbi request reprint Adiposity adversely influences quality of life among adolescents
    Bamini Gopinath
    Centre for Vision Research, Department of Ophthalmology and Westmead Millennium Institute, University of Sydney, Westmead, NSW, Australia
    J Adolesc Health 52:649-53. 2013
    ....
  6. ncbi request reprint Birth weight and time spent in outdoor physical activity during adolescence
    Bamini Gopinath
    Centre for Vision Research, Department of Ophthalmology and Westmead Millennium Institute, University of Sydney, NSW, Australia
    Med Sci Sports Exerc 45:475-80. 2013
    ..We investigated the association between birth parameters (weight, length, and head circumference) and time spent in physical activity (outdoor and indoor) and screen time (TV viewing, computer, and videogame usage) among adolescents...
  7. doi request reprint Carbohydrate nutrition is associated with changes in the retinal vascular structure and branching pattern in children
    Bamini Gopinath
    Centre for Vision Research, Department of Ophthalmology and Westmead Millennium Institute, University of Sydney, Sydney, Australia
    Am J Clin Nutr 95:1215-22. 2012
    ..Higher intake of carbohydrates and high-glycemic index (high-GI) diets could lead to small vessel dysfunction...
  8. doi request reprint Severity of age-related hearing loss is associated with impaired activities of daily living
    Bamini Gopinath
    Centre for Vision Research, Department of Ophthalmology and Westmead Millennium Institute, University of Sydney, Hawkesbury Rd, Westmead, NSW 2145, Australia
    Age Ageing 41:195-200. 2012
    ..We assessed the association between hearing impairment with activity limitations as assessed by the activities of daily living (ADL) scale...
  9. doi request reprint The associations between blood levels of homocysteine, folate, vitamin B12, and retinal vascular caliber
    Bamini Gopinath
    Centre for Vision Research, Department of Ophthalmology, Westmead Millennium Institute, University of Sydney, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
    Am J Ophthalmol 148:902-9. 2009
    ..To assess the association of total serum levels of homocysteine (tHcy), folate, and vitamin B12 with retinal vascular caliber in older adults...
  10. doi request reprint Influence of physical activity and screen time on the retinal microvasculature in young children
    Bamini Gopinath
    Centre for Vision Research, Department of Ophthalmology, University of Sydney, Westmead Hospital, Hawkesbury Rd, Westmead, New South Wales 2145, Australia
    Arterioscler Thromb Vasc Biol 31:1233-9. 2011
    ....
  11. doi request reprint Effect of obesity on retinal vascular structure in pre-adolescent children
    Bamini Gopinath
    Department of Ophthalmology, Westmead Millennium Institute, University of Sydney, NSW, Australia
    Int J Pediatr Obes 6:e353-9. 2011
    ....
  12. doi request reprint Physical activity and sedentary behaviors and health-related quality of life in adolescents
    Bamini Gopinath
    Centre for Vision Research, Department of Ophthalmology and Westmead Millennium Institute, University of Sydney, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
    Pediatrics 130:e167-74. 2012
    ..Our goal was to assess cross-sectional and longitudinal associations between physical activity and sedentary behaviors (television viewing, computer and video-game usage, and reading) with health-related QoL...
  13. doi request reprint The association between reduced GFR and hearing loss: a cross-sectional population-based study
    Eswari Vilayur
    Centre for Transplantation and Renal Research, Department of Ophthalmology, Westmead Millennium Institute, University of Sydney, New South Wales, Sydney, Australia
    Am J Kidney Dis 56:661-9. 2010
    ..Reported evidence to date has come from only small observational studies. We present the first community-based study to show an association between nonsyndromal CKD and hearing loss...
  14. doi request reprint Use of community support services and activity limitations among older adults with chronic kidney disease
    Bamini Gopinath
    Centre for Vision Research, Department of Ophthalmology and Westmead Millennium Institute, University of Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
    J Gerontol A Biol Sci Med Sci 68:741-7. 2013
    ..We assessed prospective associations between CKD and (a) use of community support services and/or reliance on nonspouse family/friend support and (b) activities of daily living measures among older adults...
  15. doi request reprint Relationship between breast-feeding and adiposity in infants and pre-school children
    Bamini Gopinath
    Centre for Vision Research, Department of Ophthalmology and Westmead Millennium Institute, University of Sydney, Westmead Hospital, Hawkesbury Road, Westmead, New South Wales 2145, Australia
    Public Health Nutr 15:1639-44. 2012
    ..We aimed to establish associations of duration of breast-feeding with mean BMI and waist circumference, as well as the likelihood of being overweight/obese, during early childhood...
  16. doi request reprint Influence of high glycemic index and glycemic load diets on blood pressure during adolescence
    Bamini Gopinath
    Centre for Vision Research, Department of Ophthalmology and Westmead Millennium Institute, University of Sydney, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
    Hypertension 59:1272-7. 2012
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  17. doi request reprint Carbohydrate nutrition and development of adiposity during adolescence
    Bamini Gopinath
    Centre for Vision Research, Department of Ophthalmology and Westmead Millennium Institute, University of Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
    Obesity (Silver Spring) 21:1884-90. 2013
    ..g., soft drinks) with changes in percent body fat, body mass index (BMI), and waist circumference among adolescents...
  18. ncbi request reprint Parental history of hypertension is associated with narrower retinal arteriolar caliber in young girls
    Bamini Gopinath
    Centre for Vision Research, University of Sydney, Westmead Hospital, Hawkesbury Road, Westmead, NSW 2145, Australia
    Hypertension 58:425-30. 2011
    ..These findings may indicate the need for cardiovascular disease prevention measures starting early in life among offspring of hypertensive parents...
  19. ncbi request reprint Consumption of dairy products and the 15-year incidence of age-related macular degeneration
    Bamini Gopinath
    Centre for Vision Research, Department of Ophthalmology and Westmead Millennium Institute, University of Sydney, Westmead Hospital, Hawkesbury Road, Westmead, NSW 2145, Australia
    Br J Nutr 111:1673-9. 2014
    ..A lower consumption of dairy products (regular and low fat) and Ca was independently associated with a higher risk of developing incident late AMD in the long term. Additional cohort studies are needed to confirm these findings. ..
  20. doi request reprint Five-year incidence and progression of hearing impairment in an older population
    Paul Mitchell
    Centre for Vision Research, Department of Ophthalmology, University of Sydney, Westmead Hospital, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
    Ear Hear 32:251-7. 2011
    ..This study reports the prevalence, 5-yr incidence, and progression of hearing impairment in a representative sample of older persons...
  21. doi request reprint Serum homocysteine and folate but not vitamin B12 are predictors of CHD mortality in older adults
    Bamini Gopinath
    Centre for Vision Research, University of Sydney, Westmead Hospital, Hawkesbury Rd, Westmead, NSW 2145, Australia
    Eur J Prev Cardiol 19:1420-9. 2012
    ..The aim of this study was to examine whether serum folate, vitamin B(12), and tHcy independently predict risk of CHD-related and all-cause mortality in older adults...
  22. ncbi request reprint Dual sensory impairment and hearing aid use among clients attending low-vision services in Australia: the vision-hearing project
    Julie M Schneider
    University of Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
    J Aging Health 26:231-49. 2014
    ..To report the frequency of hearing impairment among vision rehabilitation clients, and to identify patterns of hearing service and aid use...
  23. doi request reprint Is quality of diet associated with the microvasculature? An analysis of diet quality and retinal vascular calibre in older adults
    Bamini Gopinath
    Centre for Vision Research, Department of Ophthalmology and Westmead Millennium Institute, University of Sydney, Westmead Hospital, Hawkesbury Road, Westmead, NSW 2145, Australia
    Br J Nutr 110:739-46. 2013
    ..Greater compliance with published dietary guidelines (higher diet quality) was cross-sectionally associated with wider retinal arterioles and narrower venules, indicating better retinal microvascular health...
  24. pmc Dual sensory impairment in older adults increases the risk of mortality: a population-based study
    Bamini Gopinath
    Centre for Vision Research, Department of Ophthalmology and Westmead Millennium Institute, University of Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
    PLoS ONE 8:e55054. 2013
    ..19 (95% CI 1.20-4.03). Objectively measured DSI was an independent predictor of total mortality in older adults. DSI was associated with a risk of death greater than that of either vision loss only or hearing loss alone...
  25. doi request reprint Hearing-impaired adults are at increased risk of experiencing emotional distress and social engagement restrictions five years later
    Bamini Gopinath
    Centre for Vision Research, Department of Ophthalmology and Westmead Millennium Institute, University of Sydney, Sydney, NSW, Australia
    Age Ageing 41:618-23. 2012
    ..we aimed to assess both cross-sectional and temporal links between measured hearing impairment and self-perceived hearing handicap, and health outcomes...
  26. doi request reprint Association between physical activity and blood pressure in prepubertal children
    Bamini Gopinath
    1 Centre for Vision Research, Department of Ophthalmology and Westmead Millennium Institute, University of Sydney, Westmead Hospital, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
    Hypertens Res 34:851-5. 2011
    ..The findings emphasize the importance of ensuring regular physical activity programs in primary schools to potentially reduce the risk of elevated BP in childhood and in later life...
  27. doi request reprint Smaller birth size is associated with narrower retinal arterioles in early adolescence
    Bamini Gopinath
    Centre for Vision Research, Department of Ophthalmology, Westmead Millennium Institute, University of Sydney, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
    Microcirculation 17:660-8. 2010
    ..In the current study, we aimed to examine the associations of low birth weight with retinal vascular caliber and vascular fractal dimension during early adolescence...
  28. doi request reprint Homocysteine, folate, vitamin B-12, and 10-y incidence of age-related macular degeneration
    Bamini Gopinath
    Centre for Vision Research, Department of Ophthalmology and Westmead Millennium Institute, University of Sydney, Sydney, Australia
    Am J Clin Nutr 98:129-35. 2013
    ..Epidemiologic evidence of a relation between serum total homocysteine (tHcy), vitamin B-12, and folate and age-related macular degeneration (AMD) is inconsistent and unresolved...
  29. ncbi request reprint Serum homocysteine and folate concentrations are associated with prevalent age-related hearing loss
    Bamini Gopinath
    Centre for Vision Research, Department of Ophthalmology, Westmead Millennium Institute, University of Sydney, Sydney, NSW, Australia
    J Nutr 140:1469-74. 2010
    ..Further, large prospective studies will be required in the future to assess these associations...
  30. ncbi request reprint Hearing loss impacts on the use of community and informal supports
    Julie Schneider
    Menzies Centre for Health Policy, University of Sydney, Australia
    Age Ageing 39:458-64. 2010
    ..the aim of this study is to estimate the cross-sectional and longitudinal impact of hearing loss on use of community support services and reliance on non-spouse family/friends among older people...
  31. doi request reprint Hearing handicap, rather than measured hearing impairment, predicts poorer quality of life over 10 years in older adults
    Bamini Gopinath
    Centre for Vision Research, Department of Ophthalmology and Westmead Millennium Institute, University of Sydney, NSW, Australia
    Maturitas 72:146-51. 2012
    ..We aimed to determine the prospective association between measured hearing impairment, self-reported hearing handicap and hearing aid use with quality of life...
  32. doi request reprint Prevalence and neurodegenerative or other associations with olfactory impairment in an older community
    Michael J Karpa
    University of Sydney, Sydney, Australia
    J Aging Health 22:154-68. 2010
    ..To determine the prevalence of olfactory impairment and its associations with neurodegenerative and other conditions in older adults...
  33. doi request reprint Incidence, persistence, and progression of tinnitus symptoms in older adults: the Blue Mountains Hearing Study
    Bamini Gopinath
    Centre for Vision Research, Department of Ophthalmology and Westmead Millennium Institute, University of Sydney, Sydney, NSW, Australia
    Ear Hear 31:407-12. 2010
    ..Temporal population-based data on tinnitus are lacking. We used a representative older population-based cohort to establish 5-yr incidence, persistence, and progression of tinnitus symptoms...
  34. ncbi request reprint The association between ocular biometry and retinal vascular caliber is comparable from early childhood to adolescence
    Bamini Gopinath
    Centre for Vision Research, Department of Ophthalmology and Westmead Millennium Institute, The University of Sydney, Darlington, New South Wales, Australia
    Invest Ophthalmol Vis Sci 54:1501-8. 2013
    ..We aimed to establish whether the change in retinal microvascular structure observed cross-sectionally with axial elongation and larger corneal curvature is comparable from early childhood to adolescence...
  35. doi request reprint Prevalence and 5-year incidence of dual sensory impairment in an older Australian population
    Julie Schneider
    Menzies Centre of Health Policy, University of Sydney, NSW, Australia
    Ann Epidemiol 22:295-301. 2012
    ..To report prevalence and 5-year incidence of dual sensory impairment (DSI), and associated risk factors, in an older population...
  36. doi request reprint Dietary glycemic load is a predictor of age-related hearing loss in older adults
    Bamini Gopinath
    Centre for Vision Research, Department of Ophthalmology, Westmead Millennium Institute, University of Sydney, Sydney, NSW, Australia
    J Nutr 140:2207-12. 2010
    ..Hence, high postprandial glycemia might be a potential underlying biological mechanism in the development of age-related hearing loss...
  37. doi request reprint Associations between hearing impairment and mortality risk in older persons: the Blue Mountains Hearing Study
    Michael J Karpa
    Centre for Vision Research, Department of Ophthalmology, Westmead Millennium Institute, University of Sydney, Sydney, Australia
    Ann Epidemiol 20:452-9. 2010
    ..To assess whether hearing loss predicts an increased risk of mortality...
  38. doi request reprint Carbohydrate nutrition is associated with the 5-year incidence of chronic kidney disease
    Bamini Gopinath
    Centre for Vision Research, Department of Ophthalmology, Westmead Millennium Institute, Sydney, NSW, Australia
    J Nutr 141:433-9. 2011
    ..Conversely, our data suggest that higher intake of energy-dense, nutrient-poor sources of carbohydrate, potentially through acute hyperglycemia, could impair renal function...
  39. doi request reprint Consumption of polyunsaturated fatty acids, fish, and nuts and risk of inflammatory disease mortality
    Bamini Gopinath
    Centre for Vision Research, Department of Ophthalmology and Westmead Millennium Institute, University of Sydney, Sydney, Australia
    Am J Clin Nutr 93:1073-9. 2011
    ..n-3 (omega-3) Polyunsaturated fatty acids (PUFAs), fish, and nuts can regulate inflammatory processes and responses...
  40. doi request reprint Incidence and predictors of hearing aid use and ownership among older adults with hearing loss
    Bamini Gopinath
    Centre for Vision Research, Department of Ophthalmology and Westmead Millennium Institute, University of Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
    Ann Epidemiol 21:497-506. 2011
    ..The reasons are not clear as to why people who need hearing aids and possess them do not use them. We aimed to describe the incidence and predictors of hearing aid ownership and use among older adults...
  41. doi request reprint Consumption of long-chain n-3 PUFA, α-linolenic acid and fish is associated with the prevalence of chronic kidney disease
    Bamini Gopinath
    Centre for Vision Research, Department of Ophthalmology and Westmead Millennium Institute, University of Sydney, Hawkesbury Road, Westmead, NSW 2145, Australia
    Br J Nutr 105:1361-8. 2011
    ..Hence, a diet rich in n-3 PUFA and fish could have a role in maintaining healthy kidney function, in addition to roles of these nutrients in the prevention and modulation of other diseases...
  42. doi request reprint Olfactory impairment is associated with functional disability and reduced independence among older adults
    Bamini Gopinath
    Centre for Vision Research, Department of Ophthalmology and Westmead Millennium Institute, University of Sydney, Sydney, Australia
    Maturitas 72:50-5. 2012
    ..We assessed associations between olfactory impairment with activities of daily living (ADL) measures and the likelihood of using community support services and/or reliance on non-spouse family/friend support among older adults...
  43. doi request reprint Olfactory impairment in older adults is associated with depressive symptoms and poorer quality of life scores
    Bamini Gopinath
    Centre for Vision Research, Department of Ophthalmology and Westmead Millennium Institute, University of Sydney, Australia
    Am J Geriatr Psychiatry 19:830-4. 2011
    ..We assessed the association between impaired olfaction and depressive symptoms and poor quality of life...
  44. doi request reprint Body mass index and waist circumference are associated with blood pressure in preschool-aged children
    Bamini Gopinath
    Centre for Vision Research, Department of Ophthalmology and Westmead Millennium Institute, University of Sydney, NSW, Australia
    Ann Epidemiol 21:351-7. 2011
    ..Population-derived data on the association between body mass index (BMI) and blood pressure (BP) during early childhood are lacking. We investigated the association between BMI, waist circumference, and BP among preschool-aged children...
  45. ncbi request reprint Consumption of omega-3 fatty acids and fish and risk of age-related hearing loss
    Bamini Gopinath
    Centre for Vision Research, Department of Ophthalmology, and Westmead Millennium Institute, University of Sydney, Sydney, Australia
    Am J Clin Nutr 92:416-21. 2010
    ..Identification of modifiable risk factors that could prevent or slow the development of age-related hearing loss (presbycusis) would be valuable. Dietary polyunsaturated fatty acid (PUFA) intake may be related to age-related hearing loss...
  46. doi request reprint Influence of parental history of hypertension on screen time and physical activity in young offspring
    Bamini Gopinath
    Centre for Vision Research, Department of Ophthalmology and Westmead Millennium Institute, University of Sydney, Sydney, Australia
    J Hypertens 30:336-41. 2012
    ....
  47. ncbi request reprint Improving access to hearing services for people with low vision: piloting a "hearing screening and education model" of intervention
    Julie Schneider
    1Menzies Centre for Health Policy, University of Sydney, New South Wales, Australia 2Centre for Language Sciences, Linguistics Department, Macquarie University, New South Wales, Australia 3HEARing Co operative Research Centre, Victoria, Australia and 4Centre for Vision Research, Westmead Millennium Institute, University of Sydney, Westmead Hospital, New South Wales, Australia
    Ear Hear 35:e153-61. 2014
    ....
  48. doi request reprint The cardiac calsequestrin gene (CASQ2) is up-regulated in the thyroid in patients with Graves' ophthalmopathy--support for a role of autoimmunity against calsequestrin as the triggering event
    Leon Wescombe
    Department of Medicine, Nepean Clinical School, The University of Sydney, Penrith, NSW, Australia
    Clin Endocrinol (Oxf) 73:522-8. 2010
    ..The aim of this study was to identify differentially expressed genes within the thyroid of patients with GO and GH as a possible explanation for a thyroid initiated orbital autoimmunity...
  49. doi request reprint Dietary intake of cholesterol is positively associated and use of cholesterol-lowering medication is negatively associated with prevalent age-related hearing loss
    Bamini Gopinath
    Centre for Vision Research, Department of Ophthalmology and Westmead Millennium Institute, University of Sydney, Sydney, NSW 2145, Australia
    J Nutr 141:1355-61. 2011
    ..51 (95% CI = 0.29-0.91)], respectively. Our results suggest that a diet high in cholesterol could have adverse influences on hearing, whereas treatment with statins and consumption of monounsaturated fats may have a beneficial influence...
  50. doi request reprint The association between olfactory impairment and total mortality in older adults
    Bamini Gopinath
    Centre for Vision Research, Department of Ophthalmology and Westmead Millennium Institute, University of Sydney, Westmead, NSW 2145, Australia
    J Gerontol A Biol Sci Med Sci 67:204-9. 2012
    ..We used a representative cohort of adults aged 60 years or older to assess whether olfactory loss is a predictor of mortality, independent of potential confounders...
  51. doi request reprint Blood pressure is associated with retinal vessel signs in preadolescent children
    Bamini Gopinath
    Centre for Vision Research, Department of Ophthalmology and Westmead Millennium Institute, Australia
    J Hypertens 28:1406-12. 2010
    ..Few studies have examined the effect of blood pressure (BP) on the retinal microvasculature in children. We examined the relationship between BP and retinal vessel caliber in a sample of preadolescent schoolchildren...
  52. doi request reprint Dual sensory impairment in older age
    Julie M Schneider
    Menzies Centre for Health Policy, University of Sydney, Sydney, NSW, Australia
    J Aging Health 23:1309-24. 2011
    ..This article examines the frequency and effects of DSI in older age and notes limitations in the evidence...
  53. doi request reprint Exposure to workplace noise and the risk of cardiovascular disease events and mortality among older adults
    Bamini Gopinath
    Centre for Vision Research, Department of Ophthalmology and Westmead Millennium Institute, University of Sydney, NSW, Australia
    Prev Med 53:390-4. 2011
    ..We aimed to examine whether cross-sectional (prevalence) and longitudinal relationships (5-year incidence and 10-year mortality) exist between workplace noise exposure and cardiovascular diseases (CVD)...
  54. doi request reprint Socio-economic, familial and perinatal factors associated with obesity in Sydney schoolchildren
    Bamini Gopinath
    Centre for Vision Research, Department of Ophthalmology and Westmead Millennium Institute, University of Sydney, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
    J Paediatr Child Health 48:44-51. 2012
    ..To examine associations between socio-economic, familial and perinatal factors with overweight/obesity in 6- and 12-year-old schoolchildren...
  55. doi request reprint Activity behaviors in schoolchildren and subsequent 5-yr change in blood pressure
    Bamini Gopinath
    1Centre for Vision Research, Department of Ophthalmology and Westmead Millennium Institute, University of Sydney, NSW, AUSTRALIA 2Physical Activity, Nutrition and Obesity Research Group, University of Sydney, Sydney, NSW, AUSTRALIA 3University of Sydney Clinical School, The Children s Hospital at Westmead, Sydney, NSW, AUSTRALIA and 4School of Public Health, University of Sydney, Sydney, NSW, Australia
    Med Sci Sports Exerc 46:724-9. 2014
    ..This study aimed to establish whether time spent in sport-related physical activities and sedentary behaviors (e.g., TV viewing, videogame usage, and homework) was prospectively associated with change in blood pressure (BP) for 5 yr...
  56. doi request reprint Risk factors and impacts of incident tinnitus in older adults
    Bamini Gopinath
    Centre for Vision Research, Department of Ophthalmology, Westmead Millennium Institute, University of Sydney, Australia
    Ann Epidemiol 20:129-35. 2010
    ..We used a representative older population-based cohort to establish the predictors and impacts of tinnitus...
  57. doi request reprint Frequency, course, and impact of correctable visual impairment (uncorrected refractive error)
    Julie Schneider
    Menzies Centre for Health Policy, University of Sydney, Sydney, Australia
    Surv Ophthalmol 55:539-60. 2010
    ....
  58. ncbi request reprint Role of general practitioners in managing age-related hearing loss
    Julie M Schneider
    Menzies Centre for Health Policy, University of Sydney, Sydney, NSW, Australia
    Med J Aust 192:20-3. 2010
    ..To assess the extent to which general practitioners in Australia are engaged in identifying age-related hearing loss and facilitating its management...
  59. doi request reprint Type 2 diabetes does not predict incident thyroid dysfunction in the elderly
    Bamini Gopinath
    Centre for Vision Research, Department of Ophthalmology and Westmead Millennium Institute, University of Sydney, Sydney, NSW, Australia
    Diabetes Res Clin Pract 82:e11-3. 2008
    ..1% had incident thyroid dysfunction versus 3.8% in those without diabetes (odds ratio 1.97, 95% confidence interval 0.88-4.38). Screening of thyroid dysfunction in older diabetes subjects is not supported by these findings...
  60. pmc Long-term follow-up of seven patients with ophthalmopathy not associated with thyroid autoimmunity: heterogeneity of autoimmune ophthalmopathy
    Tom McCorquodale
    Department of Medicine, Nepean Clinical School, The University of Sydney, Penrith, NSW, Australia
    Clin Ophthalmol 6:1063-71. 2012
    ..However, in approximately 5% of cases this autoimmune eye disorder occurs in the apparent absence of Graves' hyperthyroidism: the so-called euthyroid Graves' disease (EGD)...
  61. ncbi request reprint Can autoimmunity against calsequestrin explain the eye and eyelid muscle inflammation of thyroid eye disease?
    Bamini Gopinath
    Department of Medicine, The University of Sydney, Nepean Clinical School, Penrith, NSW, Australia
    Orbit 28:256-61. 2009
    ..These findings provide further evidence for a prominent role of autoimmunity against calsequestrin in the pathogenesis of the eye muscle components of thyroid orbitopathy...