National Heart Foundation
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- Effects of pravastatin in 3260 patients with unstable angina: results from the LIPID studyA M Tonkin
National Heart Foundation of Australia, Melbourne, Victoria
Lancet 356:1871-5. 2000..In this substudy of LIPID, we compared subsequent cardiovascular risks and the effects of pravastatin in patients with previous unstable angina or previous myocardial infarction...
- Health promotion competencies for Australia 2001-5: trends and their implicationsTrevor Shilton
National Heart Foundation of Australia WA Division, Australia
Promot Educ 15:21-6. 2008....
- Depression and coronary heart disease: a review of the epidemiological evidence, explanatory mechanisms and management approachesKerrie Goldston
National Heart Foundation of Australia NSW Division, Australia
Clin Psychol Rev 28:288-306. 2008..Clinical psychologists are well-equipped to take a lead in this important endeavor...
- Fresh Kids: the efficacy of a Health Promoting Schools approach to increasing consumption of fruit and water in AustraliaS Laurence
Western Region Health Centre, 72 78 Paisley Street, Footscray, Victoria 3011, Australia
Health Promot Int 22:218-26. 2007..Effective strategies include facilitating organizational change within the school; integrating curriculum activities; formalizing school policy and establishing project partnerships with local community nutrition and dietetic services...
- Advocacy for physical activity--from evidence to influenceTrevor Shilton
National Heart Foundation of Australia, 334 Rokeby Road, Subiaco, Western Australia
Promot Educ 13:118-26. 2006..What should be advocated? 3. Implementing a mix of advocacy strategies to influence and mobilise support for the physical activity agenda. How should advocacy be implemented?..
- Cost-effectiveness of cholesterol-lowering therapy with pravastatin in patients with previous acute coronary syndromes aged 65 to 74 years compared with younger patients: results from the LIPID studyAndrew M Tonkin
NHMRC Centre of Clinical Research Excellence in Therapeutics, Department of Epidemiology and Preventive Medicine, Monash University, Victoria, Australia
Am Heart J 151:1305-12. 2006..We compared cost-effectiveness of pravastatin in a placebo-controlled trial in 5500 younger (31-64 years) and 3514 older patients (65-74 years) with previous acute coronary syndromes...
- A randomised controlled trial to evaluate the efficacy of a nurse-provided intervention for hospitalised smokersAmanda L Nagle
National Heart Foundation of Australia Hunter, Kotara, New South Wales
Aust N Z J Public Health 29:285-91. 2005..Does the provision of a nurse-based intervention lead to smoking cessation in hospital patients?..
- Review of competencies for Australian health promotionTrevor Shilton
National Heart Foundation of Australia, 334 Rokeby Road, Subiaco WA 6008, Australia
Promot Educ 10:162-71, 197, 209. 2003
- "Stress" and coronary heart disease: psychosocial risk factorsStephen J Bunker
National Heart Foundation, 411 King Street, West Melbourne, VIC 3003, Australia
Med J Aust 178:272-6. 2003An Expert Working Group of the National Heart Foundation of Australia undertook a review of systematic reviews of the evidence relating to major psychosocial risk factors to assess whether there are independent associations between any ..
- Risk prediction: increasingly important, but questions still remainAndrew M Tonkin
Department of Epidemiology and Preventive Medicine, Monash University, Victoria, Australia
Curr Atheroscler Rep 5:1-2. 2003
- Clinical relevance of statins: their role in secondary preventionA M Tonkin
University of Melbourne, Parkville, VIC 3003, Australia
Atheroscler Suppl 2:21-5. 2001..The benefits are found in those who have had unstable angina as well as myocardial infarction. These findings strengthen even further the case for much more widespread use of statins in secondary prevention...
- Potential uses of health promotion competenciesTrevor Shilton
National Heart Foundation of Australia WA Division, Western Australia
Health Promot J Austr 19:184-8. 2008..The suggestions from these 10 workshops are summarised in eight categories of uses. Agreed health promotion competencies have potential to impact on recruitment, training, employment policy and health promotion practice...