Jane L Elmslie

Summary

Affiliation: University of Otago
Country: New Zealand

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint The NEEDNT Food List: non-essential, energy-dense, nutritionally-deficient foods
    Jane L Elmslie
    Department of Psychological Medicine, University of Otago Christchurch, PO Box 4345, Christchurch, New Zealand
    N Z Med J 125:84-92. 2012
  2. doi request reprint Comparison of insulin resistance, metabolic syndrome and adiponectin in overweight bipolar patients taking sodium valproate and controls
    Jane L Elmslie
    Department of Psychological Medicine, University of Otago, Christchurch, New Zealand
    Aust N Z J Psychiatry 43:53-60. 2009
  3. pmc Betaine and secondary events in an acute coronary syndrome cohort
    Michael Lever
    Clinical Biochemistry Unit, Canterbury Health Laboratories, Christchurch, New Zealand
    PLoS ONE 7:e37883. 2012
  4. pmc The contrasting relationships between betaine and homocysteine in two clinical cohorts are associated with plasma lipids and drug treatments
    Michael Lever
    Canterbury Health Laboratories, Clinical Biochemistry Unit, Christchurch, New Zealand
    PLoS ONE 7:e32460. 2012
  5. ncbi request reprint Fibrates plus betaine: a winning combination?
    Michael Lever
    Biochemistry Unit, Canterbury Health Laboratories, Christchurch, New Zealand
    N Z Med J 123:74-8. 2010
  6. pmc Plasma lipids and betaine are related in an acute coronary syndrome cohort
    Michael Lever
    Clinical Biochemistry Unit, Canterbury Health Laboratories, Christchurch, New Zealand
    PLoS ONE 6:e21666. 2011
  7. ncbi request reprint Carnitine does not improve weight loss outcomes in valproate-treated bipolar patients consuming an energy-restricted, low-fat diet
    Jane L Elmslie
    Department of Psychological Medicine, Christchurch School of Medicine and Health Sciences, Christchurch, New Zealand
    Bipolar Disord 8:503-7. 2006
  8. doi request reprint Fibrates may cause an abnormal urinary betaine loss which is associated with elevations in plasma homocysteine
    Michael Lever
    Biochemistry Unit, Canterbury Health Laboratories, P O Box 151, Christchurch, 8140, New Zealand
    Cardiovasc Drugs Ther 23:395-401. 2009

Detail Information

Publications8

  1. ncbi request reprint The NEEDNT Food List: non-essential, energy-dense, nutritionally-deficient foods
    Jane L Elmslie
    Department of Psychological Medicine, University of Otago Christchurch, PO Box 4345, Christchurch, New Zealand
    N Z Med J 125:84-92. 2012
    ..Conclusions: The NEEDNT Food List will be a useful tool for medical practitioners and other health professionals working with people wanting to lose weight [corrected]...
  2. doi request reprint Comparison of insulin resistance, metabolic syndrome and adiponectin in overweight bipolar patients taking sodium valproate and controls
    Jane L Elmslie
    Department of Psychological Medicine, University of Otago, Christchurch, New Zealand
    Aust N Z J Psychiatry 43:53-60. 2009
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  3. pmc Betaine and secondary events in an acute coronary syndrome cohort
    Michael Lever
    Clinical Biochemistry Unit, Canterbury Health Laboratories, Christchurch, New Zealand
    PLoS ONE 7:e37883. 2012
    ..Betaine insufficiency is associated with unfavourable vascular risk profiles in metabolic syndrome patients. We investigated associations between betaine insufficiency and secondary events in acute coronary syndrome patients...
  4. pmc The contrasting relationships between betaine and homocysteine in two clinical cohorts are associated with plasma lipids and drug treatments
    Michael Lever
    Canterbury Health Laboratories, Clinical Biochemistry Unit, Christchurch, New Zealand
    PLoS ONE 7:e32460. 2012
    ..Urinary betaine excretion positively correlated with plasma homocysteine in outpatients attending a lipid disorders clinic (lipid clinic study). We aimed to confirm this in subjects with established vascular disease...
  5. ncbi request reprint Fibrates plus betaine: a winning combination?
    Michael Lever
    Biochemistry Unit, Canterbury Health Laboratories, Christchurch, New Zealand
    N Z Med J 123:74-8. 2010
    ..Clinical trials of combinations of betaine and fibrate, to complement statin therapy, are needed to determine the value of these agents in reducing the residual cardiovascular disease risk...
  6. pmc Plasma lipids and betaine are related in an acute coronary syndrome cohort
    Michael Lever
    Clinical Biochemistry Unit, Canterbury Health Laboratories, Christchurch, New Zealand
    PLoS ONE 6:e21666. 2011
    ..We aimed to measure the relationships between plasma and urine betaine and plasma lipids, and the effects of lipid-lowering drugs on these...
  7. ncbi request reprint Carnitine does not improve weight loss outcomes in valproate-treated bipolar patients consuming an energy-restricted, low-fat diet
    Jane L Elmslie
    Department of Psychological Medicine, Christchurch School of Medicine and Health Sciences, Christchurch, New Zealand
    Bipolar Disord 8:503-7. 2006
    ..The aim of this study was to determine whether l-carnitine supplementation improves weight loss outcomes in bipolar patients taking sodium valproate...
  8. doi request reprint Fibrates may cause an abnormal urinary betaine loss which is associated with elevations in plasma homocysteine
    Michael Lever
    Biochemistry Unit, Canterbury Health Laboratories, P O Box 151, Christchurch, 8140, New Zealand
    Cardiovasc Drugs Ther 23:395-401. 2009
    ..These patients are often treated with fibrates which alter renal function and raise plasma homocysteine concentrations. We suggest there is a connection between fibrate treatment and betaine excretion...