western australia

Summary

Summary: A state in western Australia. Its capital is Perth. It was first visited by the Dutch in 1616 but the English took possession in 1791 and permanent colonization began in 1829. It was a penal settlement 1850-1888, became part of the colonial government in 1886, and was granted self government in 1890. (From Webster's New Geographical Dictionary, 1988, p1329)

Top Publications

  1. doi The molecular epidemiology and evolution of the Panton-Valentine leukocidin-positive, methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus strain USA300 in Western Australia
    S Monecke
    Institute for Medical Microbiology and Hygiene, Faculty of Medicine Carl Gustav Carus, Technical University of Dresden, D 01307 Dresden, Germany
    Clin Microbiol Infect 15:770-6. 2009
  2. ncbi A validation study: how effective is the Hospital Morbidity Data as a surveillance tool for heart failure in Western Australia?
    Tiew Hwa Katherine Teng
    School of Population Heath, University of Western Australia, Crawley, Western Australia, Australia
    Aust N Z J Public Health 32:405-7. 2008
  3. doi What is the impact of missing Indigenous status on mortality estimates? An assessment using record linkage in Western Australia
    Glenn K Draper
    Epidemiology Branch, Department of Health, Western Australia
    Aust N Z J Public Health 33:325-31. 2009
  4. ncbi Outcomes of congenital diaphragmatic hernia: a population-based study in Western Australia
    Joanne Colvin
    Department of Neonatal Pediatrics, Women s and Children s Health Service, Perth, Australia
    Pediatrics 116:e356-63. 2005
  5. doi Deaths from non-melanoma skin cancer in Western Australia
    J Girschik
    Western Australian Institute for Medical Research, B Block, Ground Floor, Hospital Ave, Nedlands, WA 6009, Australia
    Cancer Causes Control 19:879-85. 2008
  6. ncbi Patterns, trends, and increasing disparities in mortality for Aboriginal and non-Aboriginal infants born in Western Australia, 1980-2001: population database study
    C Jane Freemantle
    Telethon Institute for Child Health Research, Centre for Child Health Research, University of Western Australia, Perth, Australia
    Lancet 367:1758-66. 2006
  7. ncbi Research use of linked health data--a best practice protocol
    C W Kelman
    Department of Health and Ageing, Canberra, ACT
    Aust N Z J Public Health 26:251-5. 2002
  8. ncbi Dietary patterns identified using factor analysis and prostate cancer risk: a case control study in Western Australia
    Gina Leslie Ambrosini
    School of Population Health, University of Western Australia, Australia
    Ann Epidemiol 18:364-70. 2008
  9. ncbi The incidence and management of priapism in Western Australia: a 16 year audit
    C M Earle
    Keogh Institute for Medical Research, QEII Medical Centre, Nedlands, Western Australia, Australia
    Int J Impot Res 15:272-6. 2003
  10. ncbi Antivenom dosing in 35 patients with severe brown snake (Pseudonaja) envenoming in Western Australia over 10 years
    Justin M Yeung
    Department of Emergency Medicine, Royal Perth Hospital, University of Western Australia, Perth, WA
    Med J Aust 181:703-5. 2004

Research Grants

  1. DNA Variants and AAA Disease
    Philip S Tsao; Fiscal Year: 2010
  2. 4th Western Pacific Helicobacter Congress
    Barry Marshall; Fiscal Year: 2002
  3. CCSG RESEARCH BASE FOR CCOP
    Leslie Robison; Fiscal Year: 1999
  4. CCSG RESEARCH BASE FOR CCOP
    Leslie Robison; Fiscal Year: 2001
  5. CCSG RESEARCH BASE FOR CCOP
    Leslie Robison; Fiscal Year: 2000
  6. CHILDRENS CANCER GROUP
    David Baker; Fiscal Year: 1999
  7. CHILDRENS CANCER GROUP--COMPETITIVE GRANT RENEWAL
    David Baker; Fiscal Year: 2002
  8. CHILDRENS CANCER GROUP--COMPETITIVE GRANT RENEWAL
    David Baker; Fiscal Year: 2001
  9. CHILDRENS CANCER GROUP--COMPETITIVE GRANT RENEWAL
    David Baker; Fiscal Year: 2000
  10. Tobacco Control in S.Africa: Prevention and Capacity Bu*
    Ken Resnicow; Fiscal Year: 2006

Detail Information

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  1. doi The molecular epidemiology and evolution of the Panton-Valentine leukocidin-positive, methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus strain USA300 in Western Australia
    S Monecke
    Institute for Medical Microbiology and Hygiene, Faculty of Medicine Carl Gustav Carus, Technical University of Dresden, D 01307 Dresden, Germany
    Clin Microbiol Infect 15:770-6. 2009
    ..Staphylococcus aureus (MRSA)-12' (WA MRSA-12) were recovered from 72 patients living in the Perth area in Western Australia. These isolates were found to belong to multilocus sequence type 8, and had a USA300-like pulsed-field gel ..
  2. ncbi A validation study: how effective is the Hospital Morbidity Data as a surveillance tool for heart failure in Western Australia?
    Tiew Hwa Katherine Teng
    School of Population Heath, University of Western Australia, Crawley, Western Australia, Australia
    Aust N Z J Public Health 32:405-7. 2008
    ..To determine the accuracy of the hospital discharge coding of heart failure (HF) in the Western Australian (WA) Hospital Morbidity Data (HMD)...
  3. doi What is the impact of missing Indigenous status on mortality estimates? An assessment using record linkage in Western Australia
    Glenn K Draper
    Epidemiology Branch, Department of Health, Western Australia
    Aust N Z J Public Health 33:325-31. 2009
    ..The analysis aimed to assess the Indigenous status of an increasing number of deaths not coded with a useable Indigenous status from 1997 to 2002 and its impact on reported recent gains in Indigenous mortality...
  4. ncbi Outcomes of congenital diaphragmatic hernia: a population-based study in Western Australia
    Joanne Colvin
    Department of Neonatal Pediatrics, Women s and Children s Health Service, Perth, Australia
    Pediatrics 116:e356-63. 2005
    ..We also sought to ascertain the prenatal and postnatal factors associated with morbidity and death among these infants...
  5. doi Deaths from non-melanoma skin cancer in Western Australia
    J Girschik
    Western Australian Institute for Medical Research, B Block, Ground Floor, Hospital Ave, Nedlands, WA 6009, Australia
    Cancer Causes Control 19:879-85. 2008
    ..However, there are still nearly 400 deaths from NMSC in Australia annually. We aimed to investigate the accuracy of NMSC death coding and to describe the characteristics of these deaths and the potential for prevention...
  6. ncbi Patterns, trends, and increasing disparities in mortality for Aboriginal and non-Aboriginal infants born in Western Australia, 1980-2001: population database study
    C Jane Freemantle
    Telethon Institute for Child Health Research, Centre for Child Health Research, University of Western Australia, Perth, Australia
    Lancet 367:1758-66. 2006
    ..We have examined mortality rates in these populations in Western Australia.
  7. ncbi Research use of linked health data--a best practice protocol
    C W Kelman
    Department of Health and Ageing, Canberra, ACT
    Aust N Z J Public Health 26:251-5. 2002
    ..This approach is designed to promote confidence in the community and among data custodians that there are benefits of linked health information being used and that individual privacy is being rigorously protected...
  8. ncbi Dietary patterns identified using factor analysis and prostate cancer risk: a case control study in Western Australia
    Gina Leslie Ambrosini
    School of Population Health, University of Western Australia, Australia
    Ann Epidemiol 18:364-70. 2008
    ..We investigated empirical dietary patterns and prostate cancer risk in Western Australia (WA) using a population-based case-control study.
  9. ncbi The incidence and management of priapism in Western Australia: a 16 year audit
    C M Earle
    Keogh Institute for Medical Research, QEII Medical Centre, Nedlands, Western Australia, Australia
    Int J Impot Res 15:272-6. 2003
    The objective of the study was to conduct a retrospective audit of patients who presented with priapism in Western Australia during the years 1985-2000...
  10. ncbi Antivenom dosing in 35 patients with severe brown snake (Pseudonaja) envenoming in Western Australia over 10 years
    Justin M Yeung
    Department of Emergency Medicine, Royal Perth Hospital, University of Western Australia, Perth, WA
    Med J Aust 181:703-5. 2004
    ..To investigate the doses of antivenom administered to adult patients with severe brown snake envenoming...
  11. ncbi Long-term survival outcomes following breast cancer surgery in Western Australia
    Katrina Spilsbury
    Western Australian Safety and Quality of Surgical Care Project, Centre for Health Services Research, School of Population Health, University of Western Australia, Crawley, Australia
    ANZ J Surg 75:625-30. 2005
    ..The aim of the present study was to investigate how hospital, social and demographic factors were associated with survival outcomes from surgically treated breast cancer for all women living in Western Australia.
  12. doi Invasive species can't cover their tracks: using microsatellites to assist management of starling (Sturnus vulgaris) populations in Western Australia
    Lee Ann Rollins
    Evolution and Ecology Research Centre, School of Biological Earth and Environmental Science, University of New South Wales, Sydney, NSW 2052, Australia
    Mol Ecol 18:1560-73. 2009
    ..One population consisted of all sampling sites from the expansion front in Western Australia, where control efforts are focused...
  13. pmc Rapidly increasing prevalence of eosinophilic oesophagitis in Western Australia
    S Cherian
    Department of Histopathology, PathWest Laboratory Medicine KEMH PMH, Perth, Australia
    Arch Dis Child 91:1000-4. 2006
    ..To assess the prevalence of eosinophilic oesophagitis in a tertiary paediatric gastroenterology clinic population...
  14. pmc Understanding, beliefs and perspectives of Aboriginal people in Western Australia about cancer and its impact on access to cancer services
    Shaouli Shahid
    Centre for International Health, Curtin University of Technology, Perth WA 6845, Australia
    BMC Health Serv Res 9:132. 2009
    ..This research explored Western Australian (WA) Aboriginal peoples' perceptions, beliefs and understanding of cancer...
  15. ncbi Listeria awareness among new mothers in Western Australia
    S Torvaldsen
    National Centre for Epidemiology and Population Health, Australian National University, Australian Capital Territory
    Aust N Z J Public Health 23:362-7. 1999
    To assess awareness, knowledge and behaviour relating to Listeria among recent mothers (12 weeks post-partum) in Western Australia and determine the usefulness of a Listeria information pamphlet.
  16. pmc European origin of Bradyrhizobium populations infecting lupins and serradella in soils of Western Australia and South Africa
    Tomasz Stepkowski
    Institute of Bioorganic Chemistry, Polish Academy of Sciences, 61 704 Poznan, Noskowskiego 12 14, Poland
    Appl Environ Microbiol 71:7041-52. 2005
    ..approach to elucidate the origin of serradella and lupin Bradyrhizobium strains that persist in soils of Western Australia and South Africa...
  17. ncbi Aboriginal mothers, breastfeeding and smoking
    Dawn Gilchrist
    Goldfields South East Health Region, Western Australia
    Aust N Z J Public Health 28:225-8. 2004
    ..To document the smoking practices of Aboriginal mothers living in Perth during pregnancy and during the subsequent year while feeding their infants...
  18. ncbi Risk factors for isolated talipes equinovarus in Western Australia, 1980-1994
    M Carey
    School of Public Health, Curtin University, Perth, Western Australia
    Paediatr Perinat Epidemiol 19:238-45. 2005
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  19. ncbi Mortality in a cohort of opiate and amphetamine users in Perth, Western Australia
    Anne Bartu
    Drug and Alcohol Office, Mt Lawley, Western Australia, Australia
    Addiction 99:53-60. 2004
    ..This study compares the hazard of death among opiate and amphetamine using clients who accessed drug treatment with individuals who had no specialist treatment contact between 1985 and 1998...
  20. ncbi Impact of dryland salinity on population dynamics of vector mosquitoes (Diptera: Culicidae) of Ross River virus in inland areas of southwestern Western Australia
    A Jardine
    School of Population Health, The University of Western Australia, M431, 35 Stirling Hwy, Crawley, Perth, WA 6009, Australia
    J Med Entomol 45:1011-22. 2008
    ..camptorhynchus, and the scarce and uneven distribution of the human population in the region...
  21. ncbi Colonization of ephemeral water bodies in the Wheatbelt of Western Australia by assemblages of mosquitoes (Diptera: Culicidae): role of environmental factors, habitat, and disturbance
    Scott Carver
    School of Animal Biology M085, University of Western Australia, 35 Stirling Highway, Crawley 6009, Western Australia, Australia
    Environ Entomol 38:1585-94. 2009
    ..of ephemeral water bodies by mosquitoes (Diptera: Culicidae) in the Wheatbelt region of southwest Western Australia, an area substantially affected by an expanding anthropogenic salinization...
  22. ncbi The mortality of women exposed environmentally and domestically to blue asbestos at Wittenoom, Western Australia
    A Reid
    Occupational Respiratory Epidemiology, School of Population Health, M431, University of Western Australia, 35 Stirling Highway, Crawley, WA 6009, Australia
    Occup Environ Med 65:743-9. 2008
    ..Women are more likely to have obtained their asbestos exposure domestically or from their environment...
  23. pmc Malignant pleural and peritoneal mesotheliomas in former miners and millers of crocidolite at Wittenoom, Western Australia
    G Berry
    School of Public Health, University of Sydney, New South Wales 2006, Australia
    Occup Environ Med 61:e14. 2004
    ..To report the number of malignant pleural and peritoneal mesotheliomas that have occurred in former Wittenoom crocidolite workers to the end of 2000, and to compare this with earlier predictions...
  24. ncbi HIV/AIDS knowledge and attitudes among West African immigrant women in Western Australia
    Peter D Drummond
    School of Psychology, Murdoch University, South Street, Murdoch, WA 6150, Australia
    Sex Health 5:251-9. 2008
    ..The aim of the present study was to investigate knowledge about HIV and attitudes towards condom use in West African refugees who had settled in Perth, Western Australia, within the past 5 years.
  25. ncbi Hospitalisations due to interpersonal violence: a population-based study in Western Australia
    Lynn B Meuleners
    Centre for Population Health Research, School of Public Health, Curtin University, Perth, WA, Australia
    Med J Aust 188:572-5. 2008
    ..To quantify the impact on the Western Australian health care system of hospitalisations due to interpersonal violence, and to identify risk factors for a repeat hospital admission for interpersonal violence...
  26. ncbi Increase in type 2 diabetes in children and adolescents in Western Australia
    Sarah K McMahon
    Department of Endocrinology and Diabetes, Princess Margaret Hospital for Children, Perth, WA, Australia
    Med J Aust 180:459-61. 2004
    To document diagnosis rates of type 2 diabetes mellitus in children and adolescents in Western Australia over the past 12 years, the clinical characteristics of these patients and any comorbidities.
  27. ncbi Molecular epidemiology of Giardia and Cryptosporidium infections in dairy calves originating from three sources in Western Australia
    K A Becher
    World Health Organization Collaborating Centre, Molecular Epidemiology of Parasitic Infections and Western Australian Biomedical Research Institute, Veterinary and Biomedical Sciences, Murdoch University, Murdoch, WA 6150, Australia
    Vet Parasitol 123:1-9. 2004
    ..was undertaken to determine the spread of naturally acquired Giardia and Cryptosporidium in dairy cattle in Western Australia. Samples were collected weekly from birth to weaning, and only calves that were sampled four or more times ..
  28. pmc Methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus clones, Western Australia
    Geoffrey W Coombs
    Royal Perth Hospital, Perth, Western Australia, Australia
    Emerg Infect Dis 12:241-7. 2006
    Community-associated methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus (MRSA) was first reported in Western Australia in the early 1990s from indigenous peoples living in remote areas...
  29. pmc Molecular diversity of rumen methanogens from sheep in Western Australia
    Andre Denis G Wright
    CSIRO Livestock Industries, Centre for Environment and Life Sciences, Wembley, Western Australia 6913, Australia
    Appl Environ Microbiol 70:1263-70. 2004
    ..These unique sequences appear to represent a novel group of rumen archaea that are atypical for the rumen environment...
  30. ncbi Fine-scale comparative phylogeography of a sympatric sister species triplet of subterranean diving beetles from a single calcrete aquifer in Western Australia
    M T Guzik
    Australian Centre for Evolutionary Biology and Biodiversity, School of Earth and Environmental Sciences, The University of Adelaide, Adelaide, SA 5005, Australia
    Mol Ecol 18:3683-98. 2009
    Calcrete aquifers in the arid Yilgarn region of central Western Australia are a biodiversity hotspot for stygofauna...
  31. ncbi Serum ferritin and cardiovascular disease: a 17-year follow-up study in Busselton, Western Australia
    M W Knuiman
    School of Population Health, The University of Western Australia, Crawley, Western Australia, Australia
    Am J Epidemiol 158:144-9. 2003
    ..between serum ferritin level and coronary heart disease (CHD) and stroke events was evaluated in a long-term Western Australia prospective study in 1981-1998...
  32. ncbi Medical record linkage in Australia: this is as good as it gets
    Graham G Giles
    Cancer Council Victoria, Melbourne, Australia
    ANZ J Surg 75:259. 2005
  33. ncbi Primary malignant bone tumours in Western Australia, 1972-1996
    John B Blackwell
    Bone Tumour Registry of Western Australia, and Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, University of Western Australia, Western Australia, Australia
    Pathology 37:278-83. 2005
    To study the incidence of primary malignant bone tumours in Western Australia (WA) from 1972 to 1996 using the database of the WA Bone Tumour Registry (BTR) and to compare these rates with those in the United States of America (USA)...
  34. ncbi Predicted mortality from malignant mesothelioma among women exposed to blue asbestos at Wittenoom, Western Australia
    A Reid
    Occupational Respiratory Epidemiology, School of Population Health, University of Western Australia, 35 Stirling Highway, Crawley, WA 6009, Australia
    Occup Environ Med 66:169-74. 2009
    ..women and girls were documented to have lived at the blue asbestos mining and milling town of Wittenoom in Western Australia between 1943 and 1992...
  35. ncbi Setting priorities in the south west of Western Australia: where are we now?
    Craig Mitton
    Centre for Healthcare Innovation and Improvement, BC Research Institute for Women s and Children s Health, Vancouver, Canada
    Aust Health Rev 28:301-10. 2004
    ..for developing a formal approach to priority setting in the South West Area Health Service (SWAHS) in Western Australia, we carried out a qualitative survey of senior decision makers...
  36. pmc Outbreak of sporotrichosis, Western Australia
    Kynan T Feeney
    Sir Charles Gairdner Hospital, Nedlands, Western Australia, Australia
    Emerg Infect Dis 13:1228-31. 2007
    A cluster of sporotrichosis cases occurred in the Busselton-Margaret River region of Western Australia from 2000 to 2003...
  37. ncbi Control of genital chlamydial infection in the Kimberley region of Western Australia
    Donna B Mak
    Med J Aust 180:45. 2004
  38. pmc Absent otoacoustic emissions predict otitis media in young Aboriginal children: a birth cohort study in Aboriginal and non-Aboriginal children in an arid zone of Western Australia
    Deborah Lehmann
    Telethon Institute for Child Health Research, Centre for Child Health Research, University of Western Australia, Australia
    BMC Pediatr 8:32. 2008
    ..Absent transient evoked otoacoustic emissions (TEOAEs) may predict subsequent risk of OM...
  39. ncbi Incidence of bariatric surgery and postoperative outcomes: a population-based analysis in Western Australia
    Fiona J Smith
    School of Population Health, University of Western Australia, Perth, WA
    Med J Aust 189:198-202. 2008
    To investigate the incidence of bariatric surgery and postoperative outcomes in a population-based cohort of patients in Western Australia over a 17-year period.
  40. ncbi Factors associated with the initiation and duration of breastfeeding by Chinese mothers in Perth, Western Australia
    Lin Li
    School of Public Health, Curtin University of Technology, Perth, Western Australia
    J Hum Lact 20:188-95. 2004
    ..by Chinese Australian mothers, a cross-sectional survey of 506 Mandarin-speaking women in Perth, Western Australia, was conducted...
  41. ncbi The effect of passive smoking on the risk of otitis media in Aboriginal and non-Aboriginal children in the Kalgoorlie-Boulder region of Western Australia
    Peter A Jacoby
    Telethon Institute for Child Health Research, Centre for Child Health Research, University of Western Australia, Perth, WA, Australia
    Med J Aust 188:599-603. 2008
    ..To determine the risk of otitis media (OM) associated with passive smoking in young children, and any competing effect between passive smoking and childcare attendance...
  42. ncbi Occurrence of gastrointestinal parasites in horses in metropolitan Perth, Western Australia
    A C Boxell
    Division of Veterinary and Biomedical Sciences, Murdoch University, Murdoch, Western Australia 6150
    Aust Vet J 82:91-5. 2004
    ..To assess the occurrence of gastrointestinal parasites in horses in Perth. To apply polymerase chain reaction (PCR) for the identification of some species of encysted larval cyathostomes...
  43. ncbi Treatment patterns for cancer in Western Australia: does being Indigenous make a difference?
    Sonja E Hall
    School of Population Health, University of Western Australia, 35 Stirling Highway, Crawley, WA 6009, Australia
    Med J Aust 181:191-4. 2004
    ..To examine whether hospital patients with cancer who were identified as Indigenous were as likely to receive surgery for the cancer as non-Indigenous patients...
  44. ncbi The Quality of Surgical Care Project: a model to evaluate surgical outcomes in Western Australia using population-based record linkage
    J B Semmens
    Centre for Health Services Research, Department of Public Health, University of Western Australia, Nedlands, Australia
    Aust N Z J Surg 68:397-403. 1998
    ..surgical outcomes and, where indicated, recommend changes to improve the quality of surgical care in Western Australia (WA)...
  45. doi Heart failure: incidence, case fatality, and hospitalization rates in Western Australia between 1990 and 2005
    Tiew Hwa Katherine Teng
    School of Population Health, University of Western Australia, Perth, Western Australia
    Circ Heart Fail 3:236-43. 2010
    ..We examined trends in incidence of first-ever (index) hospitalization for heart failure (HF), hospitalization rates, and 30-day and 1-year all-cause mortality subsequent to index hospitalization for HF...
  46. doi Lip cancer in Western Australia, 1982-2006: a 25-year retrospective epidemiological study
    L Abreu
    The Centre for Rural and Remote Oral Health, The University of Western Australia
    Aust Dent J 54:130-5. 2009
    The aim of this study was to report on the epidemiological trends in incidence and mortality rates of lip cancer in Western Australia from 1982-2006.
  47. ncbi Barriers to participation of Aboriginal people in cancer care: communication in the hospital setting
    Shaouli Shahid
    Centre for International Health, Curtin University of Technology, Perth, WA, Australia
    Med J Aust 190:574-9. 2009
    ..To report Aboriginal patients' views about effective communication between Aboriginal people and health service providers in Western Australian hospital settings...
  48. ncbi Modifying effects of HLA-DRB1 allele interactions on age at onset of multiple sclerosis in Western Australia
    Jing Shan Wu
    Centre of Neuromuscular and Neurological Disorders, University of Western Australia, Department of Neurology, Sir Charles Gairdner Hospital, Queen Elizabeth Medical Centre, Perth, Western Australia
    Mult Scler 16:15-20. 2010
    ..These findings indicate that epistatic interactions at the HLA-DRB1 locus have significant modifying effects on age at onset of multiple sclerosis and demonstrate the value of high-resolution genotyping in detecting such associations...
  49. pmc Assessing the outcome of compulsory psychiatric treatment in the community: epidemiological study in Western Australia
    Neil J Preston
    Mental Health Directorate, Fremantle Hospital and Health Service, PO Box 480 Fremantle, WA 6160, Australia
    BMJ 324:1244. 2002
    ..To examine whether community treatment orders for psychiatric patients reduce subsequent use of health services in comparison with control patients not placed on an order...
  50. ncbi Management and outcomes of postoperative endophthalmitis since the endophthalmitis vitrectomy study: the Endophthalmitis Population Study of Western Australia (EPSWA)'s fifth report
    Jonathon Q Ng
    School of Population Health, The University of Western Australia, Crawley, Australia
    Ophthalmology 112:1199-206. 2005
    ..To examine if changes in the diagnosis and management of postoperative endophthalmitis have occurred since 1995, and to identify factors that might predict final visual outcome...
  51. ncbi Hymenopteran parasitoids of forensic importance: host associations, seasonality, and prevalence of parasitoids of carrion flies in Western Australia
    Sasha C Voss
    Centre for Forensic Science M420, The University of Western Australia, 35 Stirling Hwy, Crawley, Western Australia 6009, Australia
    J Med Entomol 46:1210-9. 2009
    ..flies was conducted to establish the parasitoid species of potential forensic significance in Western Australia. Host associations, seasonality, and rates of parasitism in the field were examined to assess the value of ..
  52. ncbi A decade of data linkage in Western Australia: strategic design, applications and benefits of the WA data linkage system
    C D Arcy J Holman
    Centre for Health Services Research, School of Population Health, The University of Western Australia, 35 Stirling Highway, Perth, WA 6009, Australia
    Aust Health Rev 32:766-77. 2008
    ..Staged development has seen its expansion, initially from a linkage key to local health data sets, to encompass links to national and local health and welfare data sets, genealogical links and spatial references for mapping applications...
  53. ncbi Who receives specialist palliative care in Western Australia--and who misses out
    L K Rosenwax
    School of Occupational Therapy, Curtin University of Technology, GPO Box U1987, Perth, WA 6845, Australia
    Palliat Med 20:439-45. 2006
    ..To describe the characteristics of Western Australian (WA) people who received, and did not receive, specialist palliative care (SPC) during their last 12 months of life...
  54. ncbi Factors associated with short-term hospital readmission rates for breast cancer patients in Western Australia: an observational study
    Jeffrey K Lai
    School of Finance and Applied Statistics, Australian National University, Canberra, Australia
    J Am Coll Surg 204:193-200. 2007
    ....
  55. ncbi Attitudes toward information and communication technology (ICT) in residential aged care in Western Australia
    Poh Kooi Loh
    WA Center for Health and Ageing, Department of Geriatric Medicine, Royal Perth Hospital, Perth, Western Australia, Australia
    J Am Med Dir Assoc 10:408-13. 2009
    ..Determine why introduction of health consulting services via Telehealth video conference consultations failed in residential aged care facilities (RACF)...
  56. ncbi Falling incidence of amputations for peripheral occlusive arterial disease in Western Australia between 1980 and 1992
    E Mattes
    Department of Surgery, University of Western Australia, Australia
    Eur J Vasc Endovasc Surg 13:14-22. 1997
    ..To assess temporal trends in the incidence of surgical procedures for peripheral occlusive arterial disease (POAD) and associated changes in outcome as measured by the rate of major lower limb amputations for POAD...
  57. ncbi Factors affecting place of death in Western Australia
    Beverley McNamara
    School of Social and Cultural Studies, The University of Western Australia, 35 Stirling Highway, Crawley, Perth 6009, Australia
    Health Place 13:356-67. 2007
    ..this gap our study employs a longitudinal, population-based retrospective cohort study of people who died in Western Australia over a 30-month period...
  58. ncbi Factors influencing survival after stroke in Western Australia
    Andy H Lee
    School of Public Health, Curtin University of Technology, Perth, WA
    Med J Aust 179:289-93. 2003
    ..To determine the factors influencing survival among patients admitted to Western Australian hospitals for the first time with stroke or transient ischaemic attack (TIA)...
  59. ncbi Barriers and incentives to HIV treatment uptake among Aboriginal people in Western Australia
    Christy E Newman
    National Centre in HIV Social Research, The University of New South Wales, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
    AIDS 21:S13-7. 2007
    To examine the barriers and incentives to HIV treatment uptake among Aboriginal people in Western Australia.
  60. ncbi Prevalence of developmental enamel defects of the first permanent molars among school children in Western Australia
    P Arrow
    Department of Health, Western Australia, The University of Western Australia
    Aust Dent J 53:250-9. 2008
    ..The aim of this study was to describe the prevalence of enamel defects in the first permanent molars among school children in Western Australia.
  61. ncbi Increased patient co-payments and changes in PBS-subsidised prescription medicines dispensed in Western Australia
    Anna Hynd
    School of Population Health, The University of Western Australia, New South Wales, Australia
    Aust N Z J Public Health 33:246-52. 2009
    ..increase in patient co-payments in January 2005 and two related co-payment changes for medicines subsidised under the Australian Pharmaceutical Benefits Scheme (PBS) were associated with changes in dispensings in Western Australia (WA).
  62. doi Oral health care issues in aged care facilities in Western Australia: resident and family caregiver views
    Glenys Anna Paley
    School of Population Health, The University of Western Australia, Crawley, WA, Australia
    Gerodontology 26:97-104. 2009
    ..To investigate resident and family perceptions and attitudes towards oral health care and access to dental services for aged care facility residents...
  63. ncbi 'O father: where art thou?'--Paternity assessment in an open fission-fusion society of wild bottlenose dolphins (Tursiops sp.) in Shark Bay, Western Australia
    Michael Krützen
    School of Biological, Earth and Environmental Sciences, University of New South Wales, Sydney NSW 2052, Australia
    Mol Ecol 13:1975-90. 2004
    ..01). Our study suggests that the reproductive success of both allied males, and of nonallied juveniles, needs to be incorporated into an adaptive framework that seeks to explain alliance formation in male bottlenose dolphins...
  64. ncbi Do marginal changes in PHI membership accurately predict marginal changes in PHI use in Western Australia?
    Rachael Elizabeth Moorin
    Australian Centre for Economic Research on Health ACERH, School of Population Health, The University of Western Australia, 35 Stirling Highway, Crawley, WA 6009, Australia
    Health Policy 76:288-98. 2006
    Annual trends in the rate of utilisation of PHI in three different clinical categories were compared with published trends in PHI membership to assess the degree to which PHI membership predicts PHI use in Western Australia.
  65. ncbi Awareness and consumption of folate-fortified foods by women of childbearing age in Western Australia
    W H Oddy
    Telethon Institute for Child Health Research, Centre for Child Health Research, The University of Western Australia, Perth, Australia
    Public Health Nutr 10:989-95. 2007
    ..Our objectives were to determine how many women were aware of folate and when they became aware, what was the awareness of labels on foods that mentioned folate, and how much folate-fortified food women ate...
  66. ncbi Mycobacterial lymphadenitis in Western Australia
    S C Pang
    Chest Service, Health Department of Western Australia, Perth
    Tuber Lung Dis 73:362-7. 1992
    The records of 172 patients with culture-positive mycobacterial lymphadenitis in Western Australia between January 1972 and December 1989 inclusive have been reviewed. Of the 118 children under 7 years of age, the disease was caused by M...
  67. ncbi Premorbid personality traits are associated with post-stroke behavioral and psychological symptoms: a three-month follow-up study in Perth, Western Australia
    Kathryn R Greenop
    WA Centre for Health and Ageing, University of Western Australia, Perth, Australia
    Int Psychogeriatr 21:1063-71. 2009
    ..This study sought to investigate further the relationship between premorbid personality and a number of common post-stroke behavioral and psychological symptoms in a three-month follow-up study...
  68. ncbi Factors influencing women's decisions for choice of surgery for Stage I and Stage II breast cancer in Western Australia
    B Mastaglia
    School of Nursing and Public Health, Edith Cowan University, Churchlands, Western Australia, Australia
    J Adv Nurs 35:836-47. 2001
    ..Internal and external factors have been reported to influence decision-making by women for breast cancer surgery...
  69. ncbi Mental health promotion and illness prevention in Western Australia: a study of service capacity
    Sue Robinson
    The Centre for Mental Health Services Research Incorporated, 7 Field Street, Mount Lawley, Western Australia
    Health Promot Int 17:263-72. 2002
    ..mental health promotion, mental health promotion and illness prevention (MHPIP) remain underdeveloped in Western Australia. The aim of this study was to explore the current state of MHPIP in Western Australia and to highlight some ..
  70. ncbi Supportive and palliative care needs of families of children with life-threatening illnesses in Western Australia: evidence to guide the development of a palliative care service
    Leanne Monterosso
    Division of Health Sciences, Curtin University, Perth, Western Australia
    Palliat Med 21:689-96. 2007
    ..To obtain feedback from families of children receiving palliative and supportive care about their care needs in hospital and in community settings...
  71. ncbi Increasing 'active prevalence' of cancer in Western Australia and its implications for health services
    Kate J Brameld
    Centre for Health Services Research, Department of Public Health, The University of Western Australia, Crawley
    Aust N Z J Public Health 26:164-9. 2002
    To measure the active and total prevalence of cancer in Western Australia from 1990-98 and to examine trends in utilisation of hospital services by prevalent cancer patients.
  72. ncbi Breast cancer in Western Australia: clinical practice and clinical guidelines
    Suzanne P McEvoy
    School of Population Health, University of Western Australia, Perth, WA, Australia
    Med J Aust 181:305-9. 2004
    To review changes in patterns of care for women with early invasive breast cancer in Western Australia from 1989 to 1999, and compare management with recommendations in the 1995 National Health and Medical Research Council guidelines.
  73. ncbi [Identification and mortality of Italian emigrants returning to Italy after having worked in the crocidolite mines at Wittenoon Gorge, Western Australia]
    E Merler
    Unitá Operativa di Epidemiologia, Centro per lo Studio e la Prevenzione Oncologica, Azienda Ospedaliera di Careggi, Firenze, Italia
    Epidemiol Prev 24:255-61. 2000
    The crocidolite mine at Wittenoom Gorge, Western Australia, has been active from 1943 to 1966, and managed by Australian Blue Asbestos Ltd (ABA). Migrants constituted the large majority of workers...
  74. doi A seven-year retrospective analysis of students entering medicine via a Rural Student Recruitment program in Western Australia
    Ashleigh Emery
    Faculty of Medicine, Dentistry and Health Science, The University of Western Australia, Nedlands, Western Australia, Australia
    Aust J Rural Health 17:316-20. 2009
    ..was an initiative to address the low number of rural students enrolled in medicine at the University of Western Australia. RSR identifies students throughout rural and remote areas of Australia interested in pursuing a career in ..
  75. ncbi The invasive pest species Ciona intestinalis (Linnaeus, 1767) reported in a harbour in southern Western Australia
    J McDonald
    School of Plant Biology, University of Western Australia, 35 Stirling Highway, Crawley, Western Australia 6009, Australia
    Mar Pollut Bull 49:868-70. 2004
  76. pmc An inclusive approach to raising standards in general practice: working with a 'community of practice' in Western Australia
    Moyez Jiwa
    Western Australian Centre for Cancer and Palliative Care, Curtin Health Innovation Research Institute, Curtin University of Technology, Perth, Western Australia, Australia
    BMC Med Res Methodol 9:13. 2009
    ..There is evidence to suggest that the information relayed to specialists at the time of referral could be improved...
  77. ncbi A clinicopathologic review of lethal nonmelanoma skin cancers in Western Australia
    Richard C Nolan
    Department of Anatomical Pathology, Nedlands and Fremantle
    J Am Acad Dermatol 52:101-8. 2005
    ..Nonmelanoma skin cancer (NMSC) comprises a heterogeneous group of cancers. A comprehensive review of NMSC mortality has not been performed previously in this region...
  78. ncbi Pre-school child oral health in rural Western Australia
    E Kruger
    The Centre for Rural and Remote Oral Health, The University of Western Australia, Crawley
    Aust Dent J 50:258-62. 2005
    ..This study aimed to assess caries experience, dental health behaviour and dental service utilization among a sample of pre-school children in a rural community in Western Australia.
  79. ncbi Ovarian cancer in Western Australia (1982-1998): trends in surgical intervention and relative survival
    Crystal L Laurvick
    Centre for Health Services Research, School of Population Health, The University of Western Australia, Nedlands, Western Australia, Australia
    Gynecol Oncol 88:141-8. 2003
    We aimed to review the utilisation and trends in surgical procedures for the primary management of ovarian cancer and the survival outcomes of patients surgically treated in Western Australia.
  80. pmc Diversity and abundance of photosynthetic sponges in temperate Western Australia
    Marie Louise Lemloh
    Abteilung Zoologie, Biologisches Institut, Universitat Stuttgart, Pfaffenwaldring 57, 70569 Stuttgart, Germany
    BMC Ecol 9:4. 2009
    ..The aim of this study was to compare the percentages of photosynthetic sponges in temperate Western Australia (WA) with previously published data on tropical regions, and to determine the abundance and diversity of ..
  81. ncbi Investigation of the southern limits of Murray Valley encephalitis activity in Western Australia during the 2000 wet season
    Annette K Broom
    Arbovirus Surveillance and Research Laboratory, Department of Microbiology, University of Western Australia, Nedlands, Western Australia, Australia
    Vector Borne Zoonotic Dis 2:87-95. 2002
    b>Western Australia experienced its worst-ever outbreak of the mosquito-borne Murray Valley encephalitis (MVE) virus during the 2000 wet season...
  82. ncbi Inequalities in breast cancer reconstructive surgery according to social and locational status in Western Australia
    S E Hall
    School of Population Health, University of Western Australia, 35 Stirling Highway, 6009, Crawley, WA, Australia
    Eur J Surg Oncol 29:519-25. 2003
    To study the effects of demographic, locational and social status and the possession of private health insurance in Western Australia on the likelihood of women receiving breast reconstructive surgery after surgery for breast cancer.
  83. doi High prevalence Giardia duodenalis assemblage B and potentially zoonotic subtypes in sporadic human cases in Western Australia
    Rongchang Yang
    Division of Veterinary and Biomedical Sciences, Murdoch University, Murdoch, WA 6150, Australia
    Int J Parasitol 40:293-7. 2010
    ..Fecal samples from sporadic human clinical cases of giardiasis in Western Australia were analysed at two loci; 18S rRNA and glutamate dehydrogenase (gdh), and G...
  84. ncbi Findings on potential teratogens from a case-control study in Western Australia
    Martha M Werler
    Telethon Institute for Child Health Research, Subiaco, Western Australia, Australia
    Aust N Z J Obstet Gynaecol 43:443-7. 2003
    ..To examine, in Western Australian women, pregnancy use of drugs that have been found to be associated with birth defect risks in other studies...
  85. ncbi Cancer incidence among women and girls environmentally and occupationally exposed to blue asbestos at Wittenoom, Western Australia
    Alison Reid
    Occupational Respiratory Epidemiology, School of Population Health, University of Western Australia, Crawley, WA, Australia
    Int J Cancer 122:2337-44. 2008
    ..Forty years after the asbestos mine and mill at Wittenoom were closed, there is a high toll from cancer among the former female residents of the town and company workers...
  86. doi Current value of historical and ongoing surveillance for disease freedom: surveillance for bovine Johne's disease in Western Australia
    P A J Martin
    Department of Agriculture and Food, PO Box 1231, Bunbury, Western Australia 6231, Australia
    Prev Vet Med 84:291-309. 2008
    ..In the state of Western Australia (WA) the main surveillance evidence supporting Free Zone status in the national bovine Johne's disease (BJD) ..
  87. ncbi Gastrointestinal parasites of domestic cats in Perth, Western Australia
    T R McGlade
    Division of Veterinary and Biomedical Sciences, Murdoch University, Murdoch, South Street, Murdoc, Perth, WA 6150, Australia
    Vet Parasitol 117:251-62. 2003
    ..The majority (64.5%) of cat owners were aware that feline parasites could be transmitted to humans, however less than half (42.8%) were aware of the modes of transmission to humans...
  88. ncbi Leaf water relations during summer water deficit: differential responses in turgor maintenance and variation in leaf structure among different plant communities in south-western Australia
    Patrick J Mitchell
    School of Plant Biology, The University of Western Australia and Cooperative Research Centre for Plant Based Management of Dryland Salinity, 35 Stirling Highway, Crawley, WA 6009, Australia
    Plant Cell Environ 31:1791-802. 2008
    ..These correlations suggest that leaf structure is a prerequisite for cellular mechanisms to be effective in adjusting to water deficit...
  89. ncbi Radiographic interpretation and treatment decisions among dental therapists and dentists in Western Australia
    P J Riordan
    Health Department of Western Australia, Perth
    Community Dent Oral Epidemiol 19:268-71. 1991
    All dentists and dental therapists employed in the Community Dental Services in Western Australia were invited to participate in a questionnaire study to find out about their use of radiographs and opinions and knowledge about the ..
  90. ncbi Rural-urban differences in the presentation, management and survival of breast cancer in Western Australia
    K J Mitchell
    School of Population Health, M431, University of Western Australia, 35 Stirling Hwy, Crawley, Western Australia 6009, Australia
    Breast 15:769-76. 2006
    From all women diagnosed with invasive breast cancer in 1999 in Western Australia, rural and urban women were compared with regard to mode of detection, tumour characteristics at presentation, diagnostic investigations, treatment and ..
  91. ncbi C-reactive protein and interleukin-18 levels in relation to coronary heart disease: prospective cohort study from Busselton Western Australia
    Joseph Hung
    School of Medicine and Pharmacology, Sir Charles Gairdner Hospital Unit, University of Western Australia, Nedlands, Western Australia, Australia
    Heart Lung Circ 17:90-5. 2008
    ..We investigated the relationship between C-reactive protein (CRP) and interleukin-18 (IL-18) levels and risk of CHD in men and women without initial cardiovascular disease...
  92. ncbi Population genetics of commercial and feral honey bees in Western Australia
    Nadine C Chapman
    School of Biological Sciences A12, University of Sydney, NSW 2006, Australia
    J Econ Entomol 101:272-7. 2008
    ..diseases in the eastern states, the borders of the state of Western Australia were closed to the import of bees for breeding and other purposes > 25 yr ago...
  93. ncbi Pathology reporting of breast cancer: trends in 1989-1999, following the introduction of mammographic screening in Western Australia
    J M Harvey
    School of Surgery and Pathology, University of Western Australia UWA and PathCentre, Nedlands, WA, Australia
    Pathology 37:341-6. 2005
    A survey of pathology reporting of breast cancer in Western Australia in 1989 highlighted the need for improvement...
  94. ncbi Effectiveness of the black spot programs in Western Australia
    Lynn B Meuleners
    School of Public Health, Curtin University of Technology, WA, Australia
    Accid Anal Prev 40:1211-6. 2008
    This study evaluates the effectiveness of the Black Spot Programs in Western Australia. Reduction in crash rate at the treated locations and the economic benefits of these treatments were assessed...
  95. doi The relationship between remoteness and trauma deaths in Western Australia
    Daniel M Fatovich
    Department of Emergency Medicine, University of Western Australia, Royal Perth Hospital, Perth, Western Australia, Australia
    J Trauma 67:910-4. 2009
    Mortality from trauma in rural areas is increased compared with the urban environment. We aimed to describe the relationship between trauma deaths and various categories of remoteness in rural areas, in Western Australia (WA).
  96. ncbi Independent effects of socioeconomic status and place of residence on the incidence of childhood type 1 diabetes in Western Australia
    Aveni Haynes
    Department of Endocrinology and Diabetes, Princess Margaret Hospital, Perth, Western Australia, Australia
    Pediatr Diabetes 7:94-100. 2006
    To analyze the incidence of type 1 diabetes in 0- to 14-year olds in Western Australia, from 1985 to 2002, by region and socioeconomic status.
  97. ncbi Relation between intrauterine growth and subsequent intellectual disability in a ten-year population cohort of children in Western Australia
    Helen Leonard
    Telethon Institute for Child Health Research, Centre for Child Health Research, University of Western Australia, West Perth, Australia
    Am J Epidemiol 167:103-11. 2008
    ..Using population-based record linkage, singleton Caucasian and Aboriginal children born in Western Australia in 1983-1992 and alive in 2002 with ID of unknown cause (n = 2,625) were compared with children without ID (..
  98. ncbi Association of sociodemographic characteristics of children with intellectual disability in Western Australia
    Helen Leonard
    Centre for Child Health Research, Telethon Institute for Child Health Research, The University of Western Australia, P O Box 855, West Perth, WA 6872, Australia Disability Services Commission, Western Australia, Australia
    Soc Sci Med 60:1499-513. 2005
    ..Furthermore, many of the sociodemographic correlates identified in this study, particularly in the mild/moderate category of ID, are potentially modifiable, opening up opportunities for primary prevention...
  99. pmc Access block causes emergency department overcrowding and ambulance diversion in Perth, Western Australia
    D M Fatovich
    University of Western Australia, Australia
    Emerg Med J 22:351-4. 2005
    ..We systematically evaluated the relationship between access block, ED overcrowding, ambulance diversion, and ED activity...
  100. ncbi Epizootic activity of Murray Valley encephalitis and Kunjin viruses in an aboriginal community in the southeast Kimberley region of Western Australia: results of mosquito fauna and virus isolation studies
    Annette K Broom
    Arbovirus Surveillance and Research Laboratory, Department of Microbiology, The University of Western Australia, Nedlands, Western Australia
    Am J Trop Med Hyg 69:277-83. 2003
    ..annual surveys of flavivirus activity in the community of Billiluna in the southeast Kimberley region of Western Australia between 1989 and 2001 [corrected]...
  101. ncbi Two possible mechanisms for survival and initiation of Murray Valley encephalitis virus activity in the Kimberley region of Western Australia
    A K Broom
    Department of Microbiology, University of Western Australia, Queen Elizabeth II Medical Centre, Nedlands
    Am J Trop Med Hyg 53:95-9. 1995
    ..tremulus. Both mechanisms are discussed with respect to environmental conditions...

Research Grants26

  1. DNA Variants and AAA Disease
    Philip S Tsao; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..well as in a complementary cohort of equally well-phenotyped AAA patients and controls- participants of the Western Australia Screening Study (WASS)...
  2. 4th Western Pacific Helicobacter Congress
    Barry Marshall; Fiscal Year: 2002
    ..LOCATION: The Congress will be held at the Sheraton Perth Hotel, Perth, Western Australia. TYPES OF PARTICIPANTS: Gastroenterologist-physician and surgeon, Research Scientist, Postdoctoral ..
  3. CCSG RESEARCH BASE FOR CCOP
    Leslie Robison; Fiscal Year: 1999
    ..The catchment area includes thirty-six states, the District of Columbia, four Canadian provinces, and Perth, Western Australia. Through this broad geographic distribution, CCG has the opportunity to influence the diagnostic, treatment ..
  4. CCSG RESEARCH BASE FOR CCOP
    Leslie Robison; Fiscal Year: 2001
    ..The catchment area includes thirty-six states, the District of Columbia, four Canadian provinces, and Perth, Western Australia. Through this broad geographic distribution, CCG has the opportunity to influence the diagnostic, treatment ..
  5. CCSG RESEARCH BASE FOR CCOP
    Leslie Robison; Fiscal Year: 2000
    ..The catchment area includes thirty-six states, the District of Columbia, four Canadian provinces, and Perth, Western Australia. Through this broad geographic distribution, CCG has the opportunity to influence the diagnostic, treatment ..
  6. CHILDRENS CANCER GROUP
    David Baker; Fiscal Year: 1999
    ..for Children (PMH) is the sole tertiary university affiliated paediatric teaching hospital for the State of Western Australia and provides the only multidisciplinary paediatric oncology service in the state, which has a population of ..
  7. CHILDRENS CANCER GROUP--COMPETITIVE GRANT RENEWAL
    David Baker; Fiscal Year: 2002
    ..for Children (PMH) is the sole tertiary university affiliated paediatric teaching hospital for the State of Western Australia and provides the only multidisciplinary paediatric oncology service in the state, which has a population of ..
  8. CHILDRENS CANCER GROUP--COMPETITIVE GRANT RENEWAL
    David Baker; Fiscal Year: 2001
    ..for Children (PMH) is the sole tertiary university affiliated paediatric teaching hospital for the State of Western Australia and provides the only multidisciplinary paediatric oncology service in the state, which has a population of ..
  9. CHILDRENS CANCER GROUP--COMPETITIVE GRANT RENEWAL
    David Baker; Fiscal Year: 2000
    ..for Children (PMH) is the sole tertiary university affiliated paediatric teaching hospital for the State of Western Australia and provides the only multidisciplinary paediatric oncology service in the state, which has a population of ..
  10. Tobacco Control in S.Africa: Prevention and Capacity Bu*
    Ken Resnicow; Fiscal Year: 2006
    ..other on a Harm Minimization model (KEEP LEFT), developed by the principal investigator with colleagues from Western Australia. Approximately 36 Schools will be randomly assigned to one of three experimental groups...
  11. Tobacco Control in S.Africa: Prevention and Capacity Bu*
    Ken Resnicow; Fiscal Year: 2005
    ..other on a Harm Minimization model (KEEP LEFT), developed by the principal investigator with colleagues from Western Australia. Approximately 36 Schools will be randomly assigned to one of three experimental groups...
  12. Tobacco Control in S.Africa: Prevention and Capacity Bu*
    Ken Resnicow; Fiscal Year: 2004
    ..other on a Harm Minimization model (KEEP LEFT), developed by the principal investigator with colleagues from Western Australia. Approximately 36 Schools will be randomly assigned to one of three experimental groups...
  13. International Society Environmental Epidemiology 2003
    Irva Hertz Picciotto; Fiscal Year: 2003
    ..of the International Society for Environmental Epidemiology (ISEE) will be held at the Hyatt Hotel in Perth, Western Australia, on the 24-26 September 2003...
  14. Tobacco Control in S.Africa: Prevention and Capacity Bu*
    Ken Resnicow; Fiscal Year: 2002
    ..other on a Harm Minimization model (KEEP LEFT), developed by the principal investigator with colleagues from Western Australia. Approximately 36 Schools will be randomly assigned to one of three experimental groups...
  15. Tobacco Control in S.Africa: Prevention and Capacity Bu*
    Ken Resnicow; Fiscal Year: 2003
    ..other on a Harm Minimization model (KEEP LEFT), developed by the principal investigator with colleagues from Western Australia. Approximately 36 Schools will be randomly assigned to one of three experimental groups...
  16. Tobacco Control in S.Africa: Prevention and Capacity Bu*
    Ken Resnicow; Fiscal Year: 2002
    ..other on a Harm Minimization model (KEEP LEFT), developed by the principal investigator with colleagues from Western Australia. Approximately 36 Schools will be randomly assigned to one of three experimental groups...
  17. FAILURE TIME METHODS FOR FAMILY DISEASE STUDIES
    David Glidden; Fiscal Year: 2001
    ..Method (3) will be applied to a family study of coronary heart disease in Western Australia. Well-documented, user-friendly programs will be developed and made publicly available.
  18. FAILURE TIME METHODS FOR FAMILY DISEASE STUDIES
    David Glidden; Fiscal Year: 2002
    ..Method (3) will be applied to a family study of coronary heart disease in Western Australia. Well-documented, user-friendly programs will be developed and made publicly available.
  19. FAILURE TIME METHODS FOR FAMILY DISEASE STUDIES
    David Glidden; Fiscal Year: 2003
    ..Method (3) will be applied to a family study of coronary heart disease in Western Australia. Well-documented, user-friendly programs will be developed and made publicly available.
  20. Rett syndrome: determinants of outcome and burden
    Helen Leonard; Fiscal Year: 2004
    ..Feedback to families on study progress will be given through the study Web site. ..
  21. Rett syndrome: determinants of outcome and burden
    Helen Leonard; Fiscal Year: 2005
    ..Feedback to families on study progress will be given through the study Web site. ..
  22. Rett syndrome: determinants of outcome and burden
    Helen Leonard; Fiscal Year: 2006
    ..Feedback to families on study progress will be given through the study Web site. ..
  23. Rett syndrome: determinants of outcome and burden
    Helen Leonard; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..Feedback to families on study progress will be given through the study Web site. ..
  24. Rett syndrome: determinants of outcome and burden
    Helen Leonard; Fiscal Year: 2003
    ..Feedback to families on study progress will be given through the study Web site. ..
  25. BURPPE:BU Reproductive, Perinatal, and Pediatric Epidemiology Training Program
    Martha Werler; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ....
  26. Dietary Glycemic Load, Obesity, and Birth Defect Risks
    Martha Werler; Fiscal Year: 2007
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