Bruce C Neal

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Publications

  1. pmc The association of knowledge, attitudes and behaviours related to salt with 24-hour urinary sodium excretion
    Mary Anne Land
    The George Institute for Global Health, Sydney Medical School, The University of Sydney, PO Box M201, Missenden Road, Camperdown, Sydney, NSW, Australia
    Int J Behav Nutr Phys Act 11:47. 2014
  2. ncbi Effects of interpretive front-of-pack nutrition labels on food purchases: protocol for the Starlight randomised controlled trial
    Ekaterina Volkova
    National Institute for Health Innovation, University of Auckland, Auckland, New Zealand
    BMC Public Health 14:968. 2014
  3. ncbi Using mobile technology to support lower-salt food choices for people with cardiovascular disease: protocol for the SaltSwitch randomized controlled trial
    Helen Eyles
    National Institute for Health Innovation, University of Auckland, Private Bag 92019, Auckland 1142, New Zealand
    BMC Public Health 14:950. 2014
  4. pmc Population impact of a high cardiovascular risk management program delivered by village doctors in rural China: design and rationale of a large, cluster-randomized controlled trial
    Lijing L Yan
    The George Institute for Global Health at Peking University Health Science Center, Beijing, China
    BMC Public Health 14:345. 2014
  5. pmc Protocol for the implementation and evaluation of a community-based intervention seeking to reduce dietary salt intake in Lithgow, Australia
    Mary Anne Land
    The George Institute for Global Health, Sydney Medical School, The University of Sydney, Missenden Road, PO Box M201, Camperdown, NSW 2050, Australia
    BMC Public Health 14:357. 2014
  6. pmc Cost-effectiveness of reducing salt intake in the Pacific Islands: protocol for a before and after intervention study
    Jacqui Webster
    George Institute For Global Health, affiliated with the University of Sydney, Level 10, King George V Building, Royal Prince Alfred Hospital, Camperdown, Sydney, New South Wales 2050, Australia
    BMC Public Health 14:107. 2014
  7. pmc Using verbal autopsy to measure causes of death: the comparative performance of existing methods
    Christopher J L Murray
    Institute for Health Metrics and Evaluation, University of Washington, 2301 5th Avenue Suite 600, Seattle, WA 98121, USA
    BMC Med 12:5. 2014
  8. ncbi Dietary salt is a public health hazard that requires vigorous attack
    Bruce Neal
    The George Institute for Global Health, University of Sydney, Royal Prince Alfred Hospital, Sydney, Australia Electronic address
    Can J Cardiol 30:502-6. 2014
  9. pmc Effects of the endpoint adjudication process on the results of a randomised controlled trial: the ADVANCE trial
    Jun Hata
    The George Institute for Global Health, University of Sydney, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
    PLoS ONE 8:e55807. 2013
  10. ncbi A systematic interim assessment of the Australian Government's Food and Health Dialogue
    Tamara Elliott
    The George Institute for Global Health, University of Sydney, Sydney, NSW, Australia
    Med J Aust 200:92-5. 2014

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  1. pmc The association of knowledge, attitudes and behaviours related to salt with 24-hour urinary sodium excretion
    Mary Anne Land
    The George Institute for Global Health, Sydney Medical School, The University of Sydney, PO Box M201, Missenden Road, Camperdown, Sydney, NSW, Australia
    Int J Behav Nutr Phys Act 11:47. 2014
    ..Understanding the association between salt consumption levels and knowledge, attitudes and behaviours towards salt should provide insight into the likely effectiveness of education-based programs...
  2. ncbi Effects of interpretive front-of-pack nutrition labels on food purchases: protocol for the Starlight randomised controlled trial
    Ekaterina Volkova
    National Institute for Health Innovation, University of Auckland, Auckland, New Zealand
    BMC Public Health 14:968. 2014
    ..Our aim is to assess the effects of two interpretive front-of-pack nutrition labels, compared with a non-interpretive label, on the healthiness of consumer food purchases...
  3. ncbi Using mobile technology to support lower-salt food choices for people with cardiovascular disease: protocol for the SaltSwitch randomized controlled trial
    Helen Eyles
    National Institute for Health Innovation, University of Auckland, Private Bag 92019, Auckland 1142, New Zealand
    BMC Public Health 14:950. 2014
    ..This manuscript outlines the rationale and methods for a randomized controlled trial designed to determine the effectiveness of SaltSwitch in supporting people with CVD to make lower-salt food choices...
  4. pmc Population impact of a high cardiovascular risk management program delivered by village doctors in rural China: design and rationale of a large, cluster-randomized controlled trial
    Lijing L Yan
    The George Institute for Global Health at Peking University Health Science Center, Beijing, China
    BMC Public Health 14:345. 2014
    ..This study aims to assess, at the population level, the effects of an evidence-based high cardiovascular risk management program delivered by village doctors in rural China...
  5. pmc Protocol for the implementation and evaluation of a community-based intervention seeking to reduce dietary salt intake in Lithgow, Australia
    Mary Anne Land
    The George Institute for Global Health, Sydney Medical School, The University of Sydney, Missenden Road, PO Box M201, Camperdown, NSW 2050, Australia
    BMC Public Health 14:357. 2014
    ..Multiple health, government, industry and community organisations have identified the need to reduce consumption of dietary salt. This project seeks to implement and evaluate a community-based salt reduction intervention...
  6. pmc Cost-effectiveness of reducing salt intake in the Pacific Islands: protocol for a before and after intervention study
    Jacqui Webster
    George Institute For Global Health, affiliated with the University of Sydney, Level 10, King George V Building, Royal Prince Alfred Hospital, Camperdown, Sydney, New South Wales 2050, Australia
    BMC Public Health 14:107. 2014
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  7. pmc Using verbal autopsy to measure causes of death: the comparative performance of existing methods
    Christopher J L Murray
    Institute for Health Metrics and Evaluation, University of Washington, 2301 5th Avenue Suite 600, Seattle, WA 98121, USA
    BMC Med 12:5. 2014
    ..Multiple methods have been developed for assigning cause of death from a VA but their application is restricted by uncertainty about their reliability...
  8. ncbi Dietary salt is a public health hazard that requires vigorous attack
    Bruce Neal
    The George Institute for Global Health, University of Sydney, Royal Prince Alfred Hospital, Sydney, Australia Electronic address
    Can J Cardiol 30:502-6. 2014
    ..This opportunity has been recognized and adopted by the World Health Organization as a priority action to combat chronic diseases. ..
  9. pmc Effects of the endpoint adjudication process on the results of a randomised controlled trial: the ADVANCE trial
    Jun Hata
    The George Institute for Global Health, University of Sydney, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
    PLoS ONE 8:e55807. 2013
    ..The aim of the present analysis is to assess the effects of the endpoint adjudication process on the main findings of the ADVANCE trial (Trial registration: ClinicalTrials.gov NCT00145925)...
  10. ncbi A systematic interim assessment of the Australian Government's Food and Health Dialogue
    Tamara Elliott
    The George Institute for Global Health, University of Sydney, Sydney, NSW, Australia
    Med J Aust 200:92-5. 2014
    ..To evaluate whether the Food and Health Dialogue (the Dialogue), established by the Australian Government in 2009, is having an impact on reducing premature death and disability caused by poor diet in Australia...
  11. ncbi An update on the salt wars-genuine controversy, poor science, or vested interest?
    Bruce Neal
    The George Institute for Global Health, The University of Sydney, PO Box M201, Missenden Road, NSW, 2050, Australia
    Curr Hypertens Rep 15:687-93. 2013
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  12. ncbi Rationale, design, and baseline characteristics of the Canagliflozin Cardiovascular Assessment Study (CANVAS)--a randomized placebo-controlled trial
    Bruce Neal
    The George Institute for Global Health and University of Sydney, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
    Am Heart J 166:217-223.e11. 2013
    ..The planned second phase will not be undertaken. CANVAS will define the effects of canagliflozin on biomarkers and provide data on cardiovascular safety against established regulatory parameters. ..
  13. pmc Effects on the estimated cause-specific mortality fraction of providing physician reviewers with different formats of verbal autopsy data
    Rohina Joshi
    The George Institute for Global Health Australia, Sydney, Australia
    Popul Health Metr 9:33. 2011
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  14. pmc Long term monitoring in patients receiving treatment to lower blood pressure: analysis of data from placebo controlled randomised controlled trial
    Katherine Keenan
    Screening and Test Evaluation Program STEP, School of Public Health, Building A27, University of Sydney, New South Wales 2006, Australia
    BMJ 338:b1492. 2009
    ..To determine the value of monitoring blood pressure by quantifying the probability that observed changes in blood pressure reflect true changes...
  15. ncbi Monitoring initial response to Angiotensin-converting enzyme inhibitor-based regimens: an individual patient data meta-analysis from randomized, placebo-controlled trials
    Katy J L Bell
    Screening and Test Evaluation Program, School of Public Health, Edward Ford Building A27, University of Sydney, NSW 2006, Australia
    Hypertension 56:533-9. 2010
    ..Instead of monitoring an individual's blood pressure response, a better approach may be to simply assume the mean treatment effect...
  16. ncbi Don't spare the salt?
    Bruce C Neal
    Med J Aust 195:111-2. 2011
  17. ncbi Salt reduction initiatives around the world
    Jacqueline L Webster
    The George Institute for Global Health School of Public Health, University of Sydney, Australia
    J Hypertens 29:1043-50. 2011
    ..To provide an overview of national salt reduction initiatives around the world, describe core characteristics and develop a framework for future strategy development...
  18. ncbi Changes in the sodium content of bread in Australia and New Zealand between 2007 and 2010: implications for policy
    Elizabeth K Dunford
    The George Institute for Global Health, Sydney, NSW, Australia
    Med J Aust 195:346-9. 2011
    ..To define the effectiveness of recent efforts by the Australian Division of World Action on Salt and Health, and the Heart Foundation in New Zealand to reduce sodium levels in breads in Australia and New Zealand...
  19. ncbi Consumer awareness and self-reported behaviours related to salt consumption in Australia
    Jacqueline L Webster
    The George Institute for Global Health, Sydney, NSW 2050, Australia
    Asia Pac J Clin Nutr 19:550-4. 2010
    ..Consumer education will be one part of the effort necessary to reduce salt intake in Australia and will require government investment in a targeted campaign to achieve improvements in knowledge and behaviours...
  20. ncbi Changes in the sodium content of leading Australian fast-food products between 2009 and 2012
    Julianne Garcia
    The George Institute for Global Health, Sydney, NSW, Australia
    Med J Aust 200:340-4. 2014
    ..OBJECTIVE To define the changes in sodium levels of Australian fast foods between 2009 and 2012 overall, in major food subcategories and by company...
  21. ncbi Mixed models showed no need for initial response monitoring after starting antihypertensive therapy
    Katy J L Bell
    School of Public Health, The University of Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
    J Clin Epidemiol 62:650-9. 2009
    ..To demonstrate how mixed models may be used to estimate treatment effects, and inform decisions on the need for monitoring initial response...