Michael Livingston

Summary

Affiliation: Turning Point Alcohol and Drug Centre
Country: Australia

Publications

  1. ncbi Changing the density of alcohol outlets to reduce alcohol-related problems
    Michael Livingston
    AER Centre for Alcohol Policy Research, Turning Point Alcohol and Drug Centre, Melbourne, Australia
    Drug Alcohol Rev 26:557-66. 2007
  2. doi Variations by age and sex in alcohol-related problematic behaviour per drinking volume and heavier drinking occasion
    Michael Livingston
    AER Centre for Alcohol Policy Research, Turning Point Alcohol and Drug Centre, Fitzroy 3053, Australia
    Drug Alcohol Depend 101:169-75. 2009
  3. doi Diverging trends in alcohol consumption and alcohol-related harm in Victoria
    Michael Livingston
    Turning Point Alcohol and Drug Centre and School of Population Health, University of Melbourne, Victoria
    Aust N Z J Public Health 34:368-73. 2010
  4. ncbi Impact of heavy drinkers on others' health and well-being
    Michael Livingston
    AER Centre for Alcohol Policy Research, Turning Point Alcohol and Drug Centre, 54 62 Gertrude Street, Fitzroy, Victoria 3065, Australia
    J Stud Alcohol Drugs 71:778-85. 2010
  5. doi A longitudinal analysis of alcohol outlet density and domestic violence
    Michael Livingston
    AER Centre for Alcohol Policy Research, Turning Point Alcohol and Drug Centre, Fitzroy, Vic, Australia
    Addiction 106:919-25. 2011
  6. doi Testing different thresholds for risky episodic drinking--what's so special about five drinks?
    Michael Livingston
    Drug Policy Modelling Program, National Drug and Alcohol Research Centre, University of New South Wales, Australia Centre for Alcohol Policy Research, Turning Point Alcohol and Drug Centre, Australia Electronic address
    Drug Alcohol Depend 133:248-53. 2013
  7. pmc Surveying alcohol and other drug use through telephone sampling: a comparison of landline and mobile phone samples
    Michael Livingston
    Drug Policy Modelling Program, National Drug and Alcohol Research Centre, University of New South Wales, Sydney, Australia
    BMC Med Res Methodol 13:41. 2013
  8. doi Per-capita alcohol consumption and all-cause male mortality in Australia, 1911-2006
    Michael Livingston
    Centre for Alcohol Policy Research, Turning Point Alcohol and Drug Centre, 54 Gertrude Street, Fitzroy, VIC 3065, Australia
    Alcohol Alcohol 48:196-201. 2013
  9. doi Perceptions of low-risk drinking levels among Australians during a period of change in the official drinking guidelines
    Michael Livingston
    Centre for Alcohol Policy Research, Turning Point Alcohol and Drug Centre, Fitzroy, VIC 3065, Australia
    Drug Alcohol Rev 31:224-30. 2012
  10. doi The social gradient of alcohol availability in Victoria, Australia
    Michael Livingston
    School of Population Health, University of Melbourne, Victoria
    Aust N Z J Public Health 36:41-7. 2012

Detail Information

Publications50

  1. ncbi Changing the density of alcohol outlets to reduce alcohol-related problems
    Michael Livingston
    AER Centre for Alcohol Policy Research, Turning Point Alcohol and Drug Centre, Melbourne, Australia
    Drug Alcohol Rev 26:557-66. 2007
    ....
  2. doi Variations by age and sex in alcohol-related problematic behaviour per drinking volume and heavier drinking occasion
    Michael Livingston
    AER Centre for Alcohol Policy Research, Turning Point Alcohol and Drug Centre, Fitzroy 3053, Australia
    Drug Alcohol Depend 101:169-75. 2009
    ..This study aims to assess the relationships between age, sex, drinking behaviour and self-reported alcohol-related problem behaviour...
  3. doi Diverging trends in alcohol consumption and alcohol-related harm in Victoria
    Michael Livingston
    Turning Point Alcohol and Drug Centre and School of Population Health, University of Melbourne, Victoria
    Aust N Z J Public Health 34:368-73. 2010
    ..To examine recent trends in alcohol-related harm and risky drinking in Victoria, Australia...
  4. ncbi Impact of heavy drinkers on others' health and well-being
    Michael Livingston
    AER Centre for Alcohol Policy Research, Turning Point Alcohol and Drug Centre, 54 62 Gertrude Street, Fitzroy, Victoria 3065, Australia
    J Stud Alcohol Drugs 71:778-85. 2010
    ..This study attempts to assess the degree to which relationships with heavy drinkers affect health and well-being...
  5. doi A longitudinal analysis of alcohol outlet density and domestic violence
    Michael Livingston
    AER Centre for Alcohol Policy Research, Turning Point Alcohol and Drug Centre, Fitzroy, Vic, Australia
    Addiction 106:919-25. 2011
    ..This study provides the first longitudinal examination of this relationship...
  6. doi Testing different thresholds for risky episodic drinking--what's so special about five drinks?
    Michael Livingston
    Drug Policy Modelling Program, National Drug and Alcohol Research Centre, University of New South Wales, Australia Centre for Alcohol Policy Research, Turning Point Alcohol and Drug Centre, Australia Electronic address
    Drug Alcohol Depend 133:248-53. 2013
    ..This study examines fifteen different risky-drinking thresholds to assess which definitions of risky drinking best predict negative outcomes...
  7. pmc Surveying alcohol and other drug use through telephone sampling: a comparison of landline and mobile phone samples
    Michael Livingston
    Drug Policy Modelling Program, National Drug and Alcohol Research Centre, University of New South Wales, Sydney, Australia
    BMC Med Res Methodol 13:41. 2013
    ..Studies in the US have identified significant differences between landline and mobile telephone users in smoking and alcohol consumption, but there has been little work in other settings or focussed on illicit drugs...
  8. doi Per-capita alcohol consumption and all-cause male mortality in Australia, 1911-2006
    Michael Livingston
    Centre for Alcohol Policy Research, Turning Point Alcohol and Drug Centre, 54 Gertrude Street, Fitzroy, VIC 3065, Australia
    Alcohol Alcohol 48:196-201. 2013
    ..This paper uses historical data from 1911 to 2006 to assess the relationship between changes in per-capita alcohol consumption on total male mortality in Australia...
  9. doi Perceptions of low-risk drinking levels among Australians during a period of change in the official drinking guidelines
    Michael Livingston
    Centre for Alcohol Policy Research, Turning Point Alcohol and Drug Centre, Fitzroy, VIC 3065, Australia
    Drug Alcohol Rev 31:224-30. 2012
    ....
  10. doi The social gradient of alcohol availability in Victoria, Australia
    Michael Livingston
    School of Population Health, University of Melbourne, Victoria
    Aust N Z J Public Health 36:41-7. 2012
    ..To explore the socioeconomic gradient of alcohol availability in Victoria, Australia...
  11. doi Alcohol outlet density and harm: comparing the impacts on violence and chronic harms
    Michael Livingston
    School of Population Health, University of Melbourne, Melbourne, Australia
    Drug Alcohol Rev 30:515-23. 2011
    ..This study extends the previous work by utilising hospital admissions as a less biased outcome measure, incorporating a 14 year longitudinal design and by developing comparative models for violence and rates of alcohol use disorders...
  12. ncbi The ecology of domestic violence: the role of alcohol outlet density
    Michael Livingston
    School of Population Health, University of Melbourne, Melbourne, Australia
    Geospat Health 5:139-49. 2010
    ..The results present a mixed picture, and further study is required to develop a clearer understanding of the links between alcohol availability and domestic violence...
  13. ncbi Effects of alcohol consumption in spousal relationships on health-related quality of life and life satisfaction
    Michael Livingston
    AER Centre for Alcohol Policy Research, Turning Point Alcohol and Drug Centre, Victoria, Australia
    J Stud Alcohol Drugs 70:383-90. 2009
    ..This study attempts to assess how the drinking of one household member affected those with whom they live...
  14. doi Recent trends in risky alcohol consumption and related harm among young people in Victoria, Australia
    Michael Livingston
    AER Centre for Alcohol Policy Research, Turning Point Alcohol and Drug Centre, Melbourne, Vic, Australia
    Aust N Z J Public Health 32:266-71. 2008
    ..To examine recent trends in the proportion of young people who drink at risky levels and the rate of alcohol-related harms experienced by young people in Victoria, Australia...
  15. doi A longitudinal analysis of alcohol outlet density and assault
    Michael Livingston
    AER Centre for Alcohol Policy Research, Turning Point Alcohol and Drug Centre, Fitzroy, Australia
    Alcohol Clin Exp Res 32:1074-9. 2008
    ..This study provides further evidence of this link and examines the characteristics of regions in which changes in outlet density are most strongly associated with changes in violence rates...
  16. doi Alcohol outlet density and assault: a spatial analysis
    Michael Livingston
    AER Centre for Alcohol Policy Research, Turning Point Alcohol and Drug Centre, Fitzroy, Australia
    Addiction 103:619-28. 2008
    ..A large number of studies have found links between alcohol outlet densities and assault rates in local areas. This study tests a variety of specifications of this link, focusing in particular on the possibility of a non-linear relationship...
  17. doi Surveying the range and magnitude of alcohol's harm to others in Australia
    Anne Marie Laslett
    AER Centre for Alcohol Policy Research, Turning Point Alcohol and Drug Centre, Fitzroy, Vic, Australia
    Addiction 106:1603-11. 2011
    ..This study aims to document the adverse effects of drinkers in Australia on people other than the drinker...
  18. doi Individual and community correlates of young people's high-risk drinking in Victoria, Australia
    Michael Livingston
    Turning Point Alcohol and Drug Centre, Fitzroy, Victoria, Australia
    Drug Alcohol Depend 98:241-8. 2008
    ....
  19. doi Temporal trends in falls cases seen by EMS in Melbourne: The effect of residence on time of day and day of week patterns
    Kate Cantwell
    Centre for Population Health, Burnet Institute, Victoria, Australia Ambulance Victoria, Victoria, Australia Department of Epidemiology and Preventive Medicine, Monash University, Victoria Australia Electronic address
    Injury 47:266-71. 2016
    ....
  20. doi The association between alcohol outlet density and alcohol use among urban and regional Australian adolescents
    Denise Azar
    Centre for Behavioural Research in Cancer, Cancer Council Victoria, Melbourne, Australia, 3004
    Addiction 111:65-72. 2016
    ..This study provides the first investigation of this relationship...
  21. doi Distances to on- and off-premise alcohol outlets and experiences of alcohol-related amenity problems
    Claire Wilkinson
    AER Centre for Alcohol Policy Research, Turning Point Alcohol and Drug Centre, Eastern Health, Melbourne, Australia
    Drug Alcohol Rev 31:394-401. 2012
    ..This paper examines the association between the proximity of someone's home to alcohol outlets and their experience of public amenity problems...
  22. ncbi The impacts of others' drinking on mental health
    Jason A Ferris
    AER Centre for Alcohol Policy Research, Turning Point Alcohol and Drug Centre, Melbourne, Vic, Australia
    Med J Aust 195:S22-6. 2011
    ..To analyse the links between other people's drinking and mental health and to explore the effects on mental health of heavy and problematic drinkers both within and outside spousal relationships...
  23. doi Child and adolescent exposure to alcohol advertising in Australia's major televised sports
    Sherilene Carr
    School of Social Sciences, Monash University, Melbourne, Australia
    Drug Alcohol Rev 35:406-11. 2016
    ..We examine child, adolescent and young adult exposure to alcohol advertising during three televised sports in Australia: Australian Football League (AFL), cricket and the National Rugby League (NRL)...
  24. pmc The drinker's effect on the social environment: a conceptual framework for studying alcohol's harm to others
    Robin Room
    Turning Point Alcohol and Drug Centre, 54 62 Gertrude St, Fitzroy, Victoria 3065, Australia
    Int J Environ Res Public Health 7:1855-71. 2010
    ..Research questions for the field and its policy significance are noted...
  25. doi Temporal trends in cardiovascular demand in EMS: Weekday versus weekend differences
    Kate Cantwell
    Centre for Population Health, Burnet Institute, Melbourne, Australia
    Chronobiol Int 32:731-8. 2015
    ..Increased knowledge of when different types of cases are most likely to occur will help inform EMS planning, including paramedic capacity and resources...
  26. doi Trends in alcohol-attributable morbidity and mortality for Victoria, Australia from 2000/01 to 2009/10
    Harindra Jayasekara
    Centre for Molecular, Environmental, Genetic and Analytic Epidemiology, University of Melbourne, Melbourne, Vic, Australia Turning Point Alcohol and Drug Centre, Melbourne, Vic, Australia
    J Public Health (Oxf) 36:399-407. 2014
    ..To examine trends in alcohol-attributable morbidity (AAMorb) (2000/01-2009/10) and mortality (AAMort) (2000-07) by age, sex and region...
  27. doi Alcohol intoxication in the context of major public holidays, sporting and social events: a time-series analysis in Melbourne, Australia, 2000-2009
    Belinda Lloyd
    Turning Point Alcohol and Drug Centre, Fitzroy, Vic, Australia
    Addiction 108:701-9. 2013
    ..To assess the relationship between ambulance attendances, emergency department (ED) presentations and hospital admissions for acute alcohol intoxication and the timing of public holidays, sporting and social events...
  28. ncbi Mapping Australian public opinion on alcohol policies in the new millennium
    Claire Wilkinson
    AER Centre for Alcohol Policy Research, Turning Point Alcohol and Drug Centre, Melbourne, Australia
    Drug Alcohol Rev 28:263-74. 2009
    ..The extent and direction in which attitudes have changed over time was determined...
  29. ncbi Drinking Contexts and Alcohol Consumption: How Much Alcohol Is Consumed in Different Australian Locations?
    Sarah Callinan
    Centre for Alcohol Policy Research, School of Psychology and Public Health, La Trobe University, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
    J Stud Alcohol Drugs 77:612-9. 2016
    ..The aim of this study was to examine where Australians in different demographic groups and drinker categories consume their alcohol...
  30. doi Off-premise alcohol purchasing in Australia: Variations by age group, income level and annual amount purchased
    Heng Jiang
    Centre for Alcohol Policy Research, School of Psychology and Public Health, La Trobe University, Melbourne, Australia
    Drug Alcohol Rev . 2016
    ....
  31. doi Price elasticity of on- and off-premises demand for alcoholic drinks: A Tobit analysis
    Heng Jiang
    Centre for Alcohol Policy Research, School of Psychology and Public Health, La Trobe University, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia Electronic address
    Drug Alcohol Depend 163:222-8. 2016
    ..g., bars, restaurants and off-premise, e.g., liquor stores, supermarkets), and different levels of drinking and income...
  32. doi Who Purchases Low-Cost Alcohol in Australia?
    Sarah Callinan
    Centre for Alcohol Policy Research, Turning Point, Australia Eastern Health Clinical School, Monash University, Melbourne, Australia
    Alcohol Alcohol 50:647-53. 2015
    ..This study will investigate the characteristics of people who purchase low-cost alcohol using data from the Australian arm of the International Alcohol Control study...
  33. doi Heavy drinking occasions in Australia: do context and beverage choice differ from low-risk drinking occasions?
    Sarah Callinan
    Centre for Alcohol Policy Research, Turning Point Alcohol and Drug Centre, Melbourne, Australia Eastern Health Clinical School, Monash University, Melbourne, Australia
    Drug Alcohol Rev 33:354-7. 2014
    ..The aim of the current study is to look for differences in drink choice and drinking location between a recent heavy drinking occasion (RHDO) and usual low-risk occasions among those that recently had both types of drinking occasion...
  34. doi Impacts of changes to trading hours of liquor licences on alcohol-related harm: a systematic review 2005-2015
    Claire Wilkinson
    Centre for Alcohol Policy Research, La Trobe University, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
    Public Health Res Pract 26:. 2016
    ..The ongoing public discussion about trading hours policy in Australia can benefit from an up-to-date and comprehensive review of the research...
  35. doi Understanding trends in Australian alcohol consumption-an age-period-cohort model
    Michael Livingston
    National Drug and Alcohol Research Centre, University of New South Wales, Sydney, Australia
    Addiction 111:1590-8. 2016
    ..In particular, we aimed to test whether recent declines in overall consumption have been influenced by reductions in drinking among recently born cohorts...
  36. pmc Alcohol Advertising in Sport and Non-Sport TV in Australia, during Children's Viewing Times
    Kerry S O'Brien
    School of Social Sciences, Monash University, Melbourne, Australia
    PLoS ONE 10:e0134889. 2015
    ..By permitting day-time advertising in sport programs and in any programs from 8.30 pm when many children are still watching TV, current regulations are not protecting children from exposure to alcohol advertising...
  37. doi Alcohol consumption and fatal injuries in Australia before and after major traffic safety initiatives: a time series analysis
    Heng Jiang
    Centre for Alcohol Policy Research, Turning Point, Fitzroy, Victoria, Australia Eastern Health Clinical School, Monash University, Victoria, Australia
    Alcohol Clin Exp Res 39:175-83. 2015
    ....
  38. doi The big night out: what happens on the most recent heavy drinking occasion among young Victorian risky drinkers?
    Paul M Dietze
    MacFarlane Burnet Institute for Medical and Public Health Research, Melbourne, Australia School of Public Health and Preventive Medicine, Monash University, Melbourne, Australia
    Drug Alcohol Rev 33:346-53. 2014
    ..This study examines drinking behaviours and drinking contexts for the most recent risky, single-occasion drinking episode in a representative sample of young risky drinkers in Victoria, Australia...
  39. pmc Alcohol consumption and liver disease in Australia: a time series analysis of the period 1935-2006
    Heng Jiang
    Corresponding author Centre for Alcohol Policy Research, Turning Point Alcohol and Drug Centre, 54 Gertrude Street, Fitzroy, VIC 3065, Australia
    Alcohol Alcohol 49:363-8. 2014
    ..The aim of the study was to examine for Australia whether the link between population alcohol consumption and liver disease mortality varies over time, using 71 years of data...
  40. doi Seeking help because of others' drinking
    Janette Mugavin
    Centre for Alcohol Policy Research, Turning Point, Melbourne, Australia
    Drug Alcohol Rev 33:161-8. 2014
    ..This paper aims to estimate the prevalence of contacting the police and seeking help from health services because of others' drinking and to compare the profiles of individuals seeking services with those who did not contact a service...
  41. doi Improving the coding and classification of ambulance data through the application of International Classification of Disease 10th revision
    Kate Cantwell
    Centre for Population Health, Burnet Institute, 85 Commercial Road, Melbourne, VIC 3004, Australia
    Aust Health Rev 38:70-9. 2014
    ....
  42. doi Decreasing prevalence of social drinkers in Australia
    Sarah Callinan
    Centre for Alcohol Policy Research, School of Psychology and Public Health, La Trobe University, Australia Electronic address
    Addict Behav 67:20-25. 2017
    ..The aim of this study is to investigate trends in self-identification of drinker types in Australia from 2001 to 2013 in light of shifting patterns of alcohol consumption in Australia...
  43. doi The effects of extended public transport operating hours and venue lockout policies on drinking-related harms in Melbourne, Australia: Results from SimDrink, an agent-based simulation model
    Nick Scott
    Centre for Population Health, Burnet Institute, 85 Commercial Rd, Melbourne, VIC 3004, Australia Department of Epidemiology and Preventive Medicine, Monash University, Clayton, Vic 3008, Australia Electronic address
    Int J Drug Policy 32:44-9. 2016
    ....
  44. doi National survey data can be used to measure trends in population alcohol consumption in Australia
    Michael Livingston
    Centre for Alcohol Policy Research, La Trobe University, Victoria
    Aust N Z J Public Health 40:233-5. 2016
    ..To assess the accuracy of the National Drug Strategy Household Survey (NDSHS) at capturing trends in alcohol consumption at the population level, using apparent per capita alcohol consumption as a benchmark...
  45. doi The Dynamic Effects of Changes in Prices and Affordability on Alcohol Consumption: An Impulse Response Analysis
    Heng Jiang
    Centre for Alcohol Policy Research, Turning Point, Melbourne, Vic, Australia Eastern Health Clinical School, Monash University, Melbourne, Vic, Australia
    Alcohol Alcohol 50:631-8. 2015
    ..To investigate how changes in alcohol price and affordability are related to aggregate level alcohol consumption in Australia to help to inform effective price and tax policy to influence consumption...
  46. ncbi Underreporting in alcohol surveys: whose drinking is underestimated?
    Michael Livingston
    Drug Policy Modelling Program, National Drug and Alcohol Research Centre, University of New South Wales, Randwick, New South Wales, Australia, Centre for Alcohol Policy Research, Turning Point, Fitzroy, Victoria, Australia
    J Stud Alcohol Drugs 76:158-64. 2015
    ..This study explored whether there are differential rates of underestimation in self-reported consumption data by comparing data from two major population surveys in Australia...
  47. doi The effects of random breath testing and lowering the minimum legal drinking age on traffic fatalities in Australian states
    Heng Jiang
    Turning Point, Centre for Alcohol Policy Research, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia Eastern Health Clinical School, Monash University, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
    Inj Prev 21:77-83. 2015
    ....
  48. doi Changes in Australian attitudes to alcohol policy: 1995-2010
    Sarah Callinan
    Centre for Alcohol Policy Research, Turning Point, Melbourne, Australia Eastern Health Clinical School, Monash University, Melbourne, Australia
    Drug Alcohol Rev 33:227-34. 2014
    ..The aim of the current study is to examine more recent data on policy support in Australia, specifically for policies covering alcohol availability up to 2010, and to examine specific demographic shifts in support...
  49. doi Quality of life instruments for children and adolescents with neurodisabilities: how to choose the appropriate instrument
    Elizabeth Waters
    McCaughey Centre, VicHealth Centre for the Promotion of Mental Health and Community Wellbeing, School of Population Health, University of Melbourne, Melbourne, Australia
    Dev Med Child Neurol 51:660-9. 2009
    ..The aim of the current paper is to describe QoL instruments for children and adolescents with neurodisabilities against criteria that we think are important when choosing or developing a QoL instrument...
  50. ncbi Transitions and turning points: examining the links between child maltreatment and juvenile offending
    Anna Stewart
    Griffith University, Brisbane, Australia
    Child Abuse Negl 32:51-66. 2008
    ..However, the majority of maltreated children do not offend. The research presented in this paper examines the impact that timing and chronicity of child maltreatment have on juvenile offending...