Helen Kelsall

Summary

Affiliation: Monash University
Country: Australia

Publications

  1. pmc Respiratory health status of Australian veterans of the 1991 Gulf War and the effects of exposure to oil fire smoke and dust storms
    H L Kelsall
    Department of Epidemiology and Preventive Medicine, Monash University Central and Eastern Clinical School, Alfred Hospital, Commercial Road, Melbourne, Victoria 3004, Australia
    Thorax 59:897-903. 2004
  2. pmc Symptoms and medical conditions in Australian veterans of the 1991 Gulf War: relation to immunisations and other Gulf War exposures
    H L Kelsall
    Department of Epidemiology and Preventive Medicine, Monash University Central and Eastern Clinical School, Alfred Hospital, Commercial Road, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
    Occup Environ Med 61:1006-13. 2004
  3. ncbi request reprint Neurological status of Australian veterans of the 1991 Gulf War and the effect of medical and chemical exposures
    Helen Kelsall
    Department of Epidemiology and Preventive Medicine, Monash University, Melbourne, Victoria 3004, Australia
    Int J Epidemiol 34:810-9. 2005
  4. doi request reprint Physical, psychological, and functional comorbidities of multisymptom illness in Australian male veterans of the 1991 Gulf War
    Helen L Kelsall
    Monash Centre for Occupational and Environmental Health, Department of Epidemiology and Preventive Medicine, Monash University, Alfred Hospital, Melbourne, Australia
    Am J Epidemiol 170:1048-56. 2009
  5. doi request reprint Comparison of self-reported and recorded vaccinations and health effects in Australian Gulf War veterans
    Helen Kelsall
    Department of Epidemiology and Preventive Medicine, Monash University, Cancer Epidemiology Centre, The Cancer Council Victoria, Melbourne, Australia
    Vaccine 26:4290-7. 2008
  6. pmc Reproductive health of male Australian veterans of the 1991 Gulf War
    Helen L Kelsall
    Department of Epidemiology and Preventive Medicine, Monash University Central and Eastern Clinical School, Alfred Hospital, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
    BMC Public Health 7:79. 2007
  7. ncbi request reprint Medically evaluated psychological and physical health of Australian Gulf War veterans with chronic fatigue
    Helen Kelsall
    Department of Epidemiology and Preventive Medicine, Monash University, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
    J Psychosom Res 60:575-84. 2006
  8. pmc Gulf War illness: a view from Australia
    Malcolm Sim
    Department of Epidemiology and Preventive Medicine, Faculty of Medicine, Nursing and Health Sciences, Central and Eastern Clinical School, Monash University, Alfred Hospital, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
    Philos Trans R Soc Lond B Biol Sci 361:619-26. 2006
  9. pmc The health of Australian veterans of the 1991 Gulf War: factor analysis of self-reported symptoms
    A B Forbes
    Department of Epidemiology and Preventive Medicine, Central and Eastern Clinical School, Monash University, The Alfred Hospital, Commercial Road, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
    Occup Environ Med 61:1014-20. 2004
  10. ncbi request reprint Psychological health of Australian veterans of the 1991 Gulf War: an assessment using the SF-12, GHQ-12 and PCL-S
    D P McKenzie
    Department of Epidemiology and Preventive Medicine, Monash University Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
    Psychol Med 34:1419-30. 2004

Detail Information

Publications17

  1. pmc Respiratory health status of Australian veterans of the 1991 Gulf War and the effects of exposure to oil fire smoke and dust storms
    H L Kelsall
    Department of Epidemiology and Preventive Medicine, Monash University Central and Eastern Clinical School, Alfred Hospital, Commercial Road, Melbourne, Victoria 3004, Australia
    Thorax 59:897-903. 2004
    ..Since the 1991 Gulf War concerns have been raised about the effects on veterans' health of exposures to Kuwaiti oil fire smoke and to dust storms...
  2. pmc Symptoms and medical conditions in Australian veterans of the 1991 Gulf War: relation to immunisations and other Gulf War exposures
    H L Kelsall
    Department of Epidemiology and Preventive Medicine, Monash University Central and Eastern Clinical School, Alfred Hospital, Commercial Road, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
    Occup Environ Med 61:1006-13. 2004
    ....
  3. ncbi request reprint Neurological status of Australian veterans of the 1991 Gulf War and the effect of medical and chemical exposures
    Helen Kelsall
    Department of Epidemiology and Preventive Medicine, Monash University, Melbourne, Victoria 3004, Australia
    Int J Epidemiol 34:810-9. 2005
    ..Since the 1991 Gulf War, concerns have been voiced about the effects on the health of veterans of Gulf War related medical and chemical exposures...
  4. doi request reprint Physical, psychological, and functional comorbidities of multisymptom illness in Australian male veterans of the 1991 Gulf War
    Helen L Kelsall
    Monash Centre for Occupational and Environmental Health, Department of Epidemiology and Preventive Medicine, Monash University, Alfred Hospital, Melbourne, Australia
    Am J Epidemiol 170:1048-56. 2009
    ..Multisymptom illness is more prevalent in Gulf War I veterans, but the pattern of comorbidities is similar for actively deployed and nondeployed military personnel...
  5. doi request reprint Comparison of self-reported and recorded vaccinations and health effects in Australian Gulf War veterans
    Helen Kelsall
    Department of Epidemiology and Preventive Medicine, Monash University, Cancer Epidemiology Centre, The Cancer Council Victoria, Melbourne, Australia
    Vaccine 26:4290-7. 2008
    ..However, exposure assessment has usually been based on self-report and recall bias may have influenced the results...
  6. pmc Reproductive health of male Australian veterans of the 1991 Gulf War
    Helen L Kelsall
    Department of Epidemiology and Preventive Medicine, Monash University Central and Eastern Clinical School, Alfred Hospital, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
    BMC Public Health 7:79. 2007
    ..Since the 1991 Gulf War concerns have been raised about the effects of deployment to the Gulf War on veterans' health. Studies of the reproductive health of Gulf War veterans have reported varied findings...
  7. ncbi request reprint Medically evaluated psychological and physical health of Australian Gulf War veterans with chronic fatigue
    Helen Kelsall
    Department of Epidemiology and Preventive Medicine, Monash University, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
    J Psychosom Res 60:575-84. 2006
    ..The aim of this study was to evaluate fatigue in Australian Gulf War veterans and a military comparison group according to the 1994 chronic fatigue syndrome (CFS) definition and investigate the relation with exposures...
  8. pmc Gulf War illness: a view from Australia
    Malcolm Sim
    Department of Epidemiology and Preventive Medicine, Faculty of Medicine, Nursing and Health Sciences, Central and Eastern Clinical School, Monash University, Alfred Hospital, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
    Philos Trans R Soc Lond B Biol Sci 361:619-26. 2006
    ..These findings have helped raise awareness in Australia of psychological health problems in deployed military personnel...
  9. pmc The health of Australian veterans of the 1991 Gulf War: factor analysis of self-reported symptoms
    A B Forbes
    Department of Epidemiology and Preventive Medicine, Central and Eastern Clinical School, Monash University, The Alfred Hospital, Commercial Road, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
    Occup Environ Med 61:1014-20. 2004
    ....
  10. ncbi request reprint Psychological health of Australian veterans of the 1991 Gulf War: an assessment using the SF-12, GHQ-12 and PCL-S
    D P McKenzie
    Department of Epidemiology and Preventive Medicine, Monash University Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
    Psychol Med 34:1419-30. 2004
    ..The present study used brief self-report instruments to compare the psychological health of Australian Gulf War veterans with that of a randomly sampled military comparison group...
  11. doi request reprint 'Post-deployment appraisal' and the relationship with stress and psychological health in Australian veterans
    Breanna Wright
    Department of Epidemiology and Preventive Medicine, Monash University, The Alfred Centre, Commercial Road, Melbourne, Vic, 3004, Australia
    Soc Psychiatry Psychiatr Epidemiol 50:1885-92. 2015
    ..We aimed to assess the factor structure of positive and negative post-deployment appraisals in Australian veterans and to examine the resultant factors in their relationship with military stress and psychological health...
  12. doi request reprint Why do people participate in epidemiological research?
    Claudia Slegers
    Department of Epidemiology and Preventive Medicine, Monash University, The Alfred Centre, Commercial Road, Melbourne, Victoria, 3004, Australia
    J Bioeth Inq 12:227-37. 2015
    ..We provide valuable information to epidemiologists in designing studies. ..
  13. ncbi request reprint What was different about exposures reported by male Australian Gulf War veterans for the 1991 Persian Gulf War, compared with exposures reported for other deployments?
    Deborah C Glass
    Monash University, Department of Epidemiology and Preventive Medicine, Central and Eastern Clinical School, Alfred Hospital, Melbourne, Victoria 3004, Australia
    Mil Med 171:632-8. 2006
    ..The number of exposures reported was related to service type and number of deployments but not to age or rank...
  14. ncbi request reprint Psychiatric disorder and separation from military service: a 10-year retrospective study
    Mark Creamer
    Australian Centre for Posttraumatic Mental Health, Austin Health Repatriation Campus, P O Box 5444, Heidelberg, Victoria 3081, Australia
    Am J Psychiatry 163:733-4. 2006
    ..This study investigated the association between the onset of psychiatric morbidity and separation from military service over a 10-year period (1991-2001)...
  15. ncbi request reprint Hazardous or harmful alcohol use in Royal Australian Navy veterans of the 1991 Gulf War: identification of high risk subgroups
    Dean P McKenzie
    Department of Epidemiology and Preventive Medicine, Monash University, Melbourne, Australia
    Addict Behav 31:1683-94. 2006
    ..The findings have important implications for effective development of public health initiatives designed to encourage safe alcohol use among veterans...
  16. ncbi request reprint War zone stress without direct combat: the Australian naval experience of the Gulf War
    Jillian F Ikin
    Department of Epidemiology and Preventive Medicine, Monash University, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
    J Trauma Stress 18:193-204. 2005
    ....
  17. ncbi request reprint War-related psychological stressors and risk of psychological disorders in Australian veterans of the 1991 Gulf War
    Jillian F Ikin
    Monash University, Department of Epidemiology and Preventive Medicine, Central and Eastern Clinical School, Alfred Hospital, Commercial Road, Melbourne, VIC 3004, Australia
    Br J Psychiatry 185:116-26. 2004
    ..Questions remain about the long-term health impacts of the 1991 Gulf War on its veterans...