Gavin Pereira

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Publications

  1. doi request reprint Locally derived traffic-related air pollution and fetal growth restriction: a retrospective cohort study
    Gavin Pereira
    Telethon Institute for Child Health Research, Centre for Child Health Research, University of Western Australia, Subiaco, Western Australia, Australia
    Occup Environ Med 69:815-22. 2012
  2. doi request reprint Association between pre-eclampsia and locally derived traffic-related air pollution: a retrospective cohort study
    Gavin Pereira
    Telethon Institute for Child Health Research, Centre for Child Health Research, University of Western Australia, Perth, Western Australia, Australia
    J Epidemiol Community Health 67:147-52. 2013
  3. doi request reprint Vector fields of risk: a new approach to the geographical representation of childhood asthma
    Gavin Pereira
    School of Population Health M431, The University of Western Australia, 35 Stirling Highway, Crawley, WA 6009, Australia
    Health Place 16:140-6. 2010
  4. pmc Residential traffic exposure and children's emergency department presentation for asthma: a spatial study
    Gavin Pereira
    School of Population Health M431, The University of Western Australia, Crawley WA 6009, Australia
    Int J Health Geogr 8:63. 2009
  5. doi request reprint Traffic emissions are associated with reduced fetal growth in areas of Perth, Western Australia: an application of the AusRoads dispersion model
    Gavin Pereira
    Centre for the Built Enviironment and Health, School of Population Health, The University of Western Australia, 35 Stirling Highway, Crawley, WA 6009
    Aust N Z J Public Health 35:451-8. 2011
  6. pmc Use of a total traffic count metric to investigate the impact of roadways on asthma severity: a case-control study
    Angus G Cook
    School of Population Health, University of Western Australia, Perth, Australia
    Environ Health 10:52. 2011
  7. pmc The association between neighborhood greenness and weight status: an observational study in Perth Western Australia
    Gavin Pereira
    Centre for the Built Environment and Health, School of Population Health, The University of Western Australia, M707, 35 Stirling Highway, Crawley, WA 6009, Australia
    Environ Health 12:49. 2013
  8. doi request reprint Seasonal variation in fetal growth: accounting for sociodemographic, biological, and environmental exposures
    Gavin Pereira
    School of Population Health, The University of Western Australia, Crawley, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
    Am J Obstet Gynecol 206:74.e1-7. 2012
  9. ncbi request reprint A case-crossover analysis of traffic-related air pollution and emergency department presentations for asthma in Perth, Western Australia
    Gavin Pereira
    School of Population Health, University of Western Australia, Perth, WA, Australia
    Med J Aust 193:511-4. 2010
  10. doi request reprint Maternal and neonatal outcomes in pregnancies following colorectal cancer
    Fatima Haggar
    School of Population Health, Centre for Health Services Research, The University of Western Australia, Crawley, Australia
    Surg Endosc 27:2327-36. 2013

Detail Information

Publications17

  1. doi request reprint Locally derived traffic-related air pollution and fetal growth restriction: a retrospective cohort study
    Gavin Pereira
    Telethon Institute for Child Health Research, Centre for Child Health Research, University of Western Australia, Subiaco, Western Australia, Australia
    Occup Environ Med 69:815-22. 2012
    ..Fetal growth restriction has been inconsistently associated with maternal exposure to elevated levels of traffic-related air pollution...
  2. doi request reprint Association between pre-eclampsia and locally derived traffic-related air pollution: a retrospective cohort study
    Gavin Pereira
    Telethon Institute for Child Health Research, Centre for Child Health Research, University of Western Australia, Perth, Western Australia, Australia
    J Epidemiol Community Health 67:147-52. 2013
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  3. doi request reprint Vector fields of risk: a new approach to the geographical representation of childhood asthma
    Gavin Pereira
    School of Population Health M431, The University of Western Australia, 35 Stirling Highway, Crawley, WA 6009, Australia
    Health Place 16:140-6. 2010
    ..Application of our method to the study population suggests that the "vector" approach may be useful as an exploratory tool for the spatial investigation of risk of other health outcomes...
  4. pmc Residential traffic exposure and children's emergency department presentation for asthma: a spatial study
    Gavin Pereira
    School of Population Health M431, The University of Western Australia, Crawley WA 6009, Australia
    Int J Health Geogr 8:63. 2009
    ..Using four spatially defined exposure metrics, we evaluated the association between residential proximity to roadways and emergency department (ED) presentation for asthma in Perth, Western Australia...
  5. doi request reprint Traffic emissions are associated with reduced fetal growth in areas of Perth, Western Australia: an application of the AusRoads dispersion model
    Gavin Pereira
    Centre for the Built Enviironment and Health, School of Population Health, The University of Western Australia, 35 Stirling Highway, Crawley, WA 6009
    Aust N Z J Public Health 35:451-8. 2011
    ....
  6. pmc Use of a total traffic count metric to investigate the impact of roadways on asthma severity: a case-control study
    Angus G Cook
    School of Population Health, University of Western Australia, Perth, Australia
    Environ Health 10:52. 2011
    ....
  7. pmc The association between neighborhood greenness and weight status: an observational study in Perth Western Australia
    Gavin Pereira
    Centre for the Built Environment and Health, School of Population Health, The University of Western Australia, M707, 35 Stirling Highway, Crawley, WA 6009, Australia
    Environ Health 12:49. 2013
    ..This research was an investigation of weight status and neighborhood greenness using objectively measured satellite remote sensing for a large population representative sample...
  8. doi request reprint Seasonal variation in fetal growth: accounting for sociodemographic, biological, and environmental exposures
    Gavin Pereira
    School of Population Health, The University of Western Australia, Crawley, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
    Am J Obstet Gynecol 206:74.e1-7. 2012
    ..We sought to investigate seasonal variation in fetal growth, accounting for important sociodemographic, biological, and environmental exposures...
  9. ncbi request reprint A case-crossover analysis of traffic-related air pollution and emergency department presentations for asthma in Perth, Western Australia
    Gavin Pereira
    School of Population Health, University of Western Australia, Perth, WA, Australia
    Med J Aust 193:511-4. 2010
    ....
  10. doi request reprint Maternal and neonatal outcomes in pregnancies following colorectal cancer
    Fatima Haggar
    School of Population Health, Centre for Health Services Research, The University of Western Australia, Crawley, Australia
    Surg Endosc 27:2327-36. 2013
    ..The risks of adverse obstetric outcomes among young women survivors of colorectal cancer (CRC) are uncertain...
  11. pmc Access to commercial destinations within the neighbourhood and walking among Australian older adults
    Andrea Nathan
    Centre for the Built Environment and Health, School of Population Health, The University of Western Australia, Crawley, Australia
    Int J Behav Nutr Phys Act 9:133. 2012
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  12. pmc Cancer survival and excess mortality estimates among adolescents and young adults in Western Australia, 1982-2004: a population-based study
    Fatima A Haggar
    School of Population Health, Centre for Health Services Research, The University of Western Australia, Crawley, Australia
    PLoS ONE 8:e55630. 2013
    ..Data are limited on cancer outcomes in adolescents and young adults...
  13. ncbi request reprint Socioeconomic area disparities in tobacco retail outlet density: a Western Australian analysis
    Lisa J Wood
    Centre for the Built Environment and Health, School of Population Health, University of Western Australia, Perth, WA, Australia
    Med J Aust 198:489-91. 2013
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  14. pmc The association between neighborhood greenness and cardiovascular disease: an observational study
    Gavin Pereira
    Telethon Institute for Child Health Research, Centre for Child Health Research, The University of Western Australia, 100 Roberts Road, Subiaco, WA 6008, Australia
    BMC Public Health 12:466. 2012
    ..We investigated the effect of neighborhood greenness on both self-reported and hospital admissions of coronary heart disease or stroke, accounting for ambient air quality, socio-demographic, behavioral and biological factors...
  15. pmc Access to alcohol outlets, alcohol consumption and mental health
    Gavin Pereira
    Yale Center for Perinatal, Pediatric, and Environmental Epidemiology, School of Public Health, Yale University, New Haven, CT, USA
    PLoS ONE 8:e53461. 2013
    ..We observed strong evidence for a small association between residential exposure to liquor stores and harmful consumption of alcohol, and some support for a moderate-sized effect on hospital contacts for anxiety, stress, and depression...
  16. pmc Validation of a model for optimal birth weight: a prospective study using serial ultrasounds
    Gavin Pereira
    Telethon Institute for Child Health Research, Centre for Child Health Research, University of Western Australia, 100 Roberts Road, Subiaco, WA 6008, Australia
    BMC Pediatr 12:73. 2012
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  17. ncbi request reprint Spatial and temporal variation in type 1 diabetes incidence in Western Australia from 1991 to 2010: Increased risk at higher latitudes and over time
    Stephen J Ball
    Telethon Kids Institute, The University of Western Australia, 100 Roberts Road, Subiaco, WA 6008, Australia Electronic address
    Health Place 28:194-204. 2014
    ..In addition there was a 2.4% (95% CI, 1.3-3.6) average increase in T1DM incidence per year. These effects could not be explained by population density, socioeconomic status, remoteness or ethnicity. ..