University of New South Wales

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Organization: University of New South Wales
Country: Australia

Top Publications

  1. doi Measurement of dissolved organic matter fluorescence in aquatic environments: an interlaboratory comparison
    Kathleen R Murphy
    School of Civil and Environmental Engineering, The University of New South Wales, Sydney, New South Wales 2052, Australia
    Environ Sci Technol 44:9405-12. 2010
  2. doi Patterns of major depression and drug-related problems amongst heroin users across 36 months
    Shane Darke
    National Drug and Alcohol Research Centre, University of New South Wales, Sydney, NSW, 2052, Australia
    Psychiatry Res 166:7-14. 2009
  3. doi The effect of interruptions on postcompletion and other procedural errors: an account based on the activation-based goal memory model
    Simon Y W Li
    UCL Interaction Centre, University College, London
    J Exp Psychol Appl 14:314-28. 2008
  4. doi Shyness 3: randomized controlled trial of guided versus unguided Internet-based CBT for social phobia
    Nickolai Titov
    School of Psychiatry, University of New South Wales, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
    Aust N Z J Psychiatry 42:1030-40. 2008
  5. doi Impaired physical health among methamphetamine users in comparison with the general population: the role of methamphetamine dependence and opioid use
    Rebecca McKetin
    National Drug and Alcohol Research Centre, University of New South Wales, Sydney 2052 NSW, Australia
    Drug Alcohol Rev 27:482-9. 2008
  6. doi Diagnostic evaluation of dysphagia
    Ian J Cook
    Gastroenterology Department, St George Hospital, Gray Street, Kogarah, NSW 2217, Australia
    Nat Clin Pract Gastroenterol Hepatol 5:393-403. 2008
  7. doi Experimental evidence that sexual conflict influences the opportunity, form and intensity of sexual selection
    Matthew D Hall
    Evolution and Ecology Research Centre and School of Biological, Earth and Environmental Sciences, University of New South Wales, Sydney, New South Wales 2052, Australia
    Evolution 62:2305-15. 2008
  8. doi Epidemiology of cyanobacteria and their toxins
    Louis S Pilotto
    Faculty of Medicine, University of New South Wales, Australia
    Adv Exp Med Biol 619:639-49. 2008
  9. doi Electrodermal activity as a possible physiological marker for acupuncture
    Victor Vickland
    Department of Medical and Molecular Biosciences, University of Technology, Sydney NSW 2007, Australia
    Complement Ther Clin Pract 14:83-9. 2008
  10. doi An enormous hepatitis B virus-related liver disease burden projected in Vietnam by 2025
    Van Thi Thuy Nguyen
    School of Public Health and Community Medicine, The University of New South Wales, Sydney, Australia
    Liver Int 28:525-31. 2008

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Publications62

  1. doi Measurement of dissolved organic matter fluorescence in aquatic environments: an interlaboratory comparison
    Kathleen R Murphy
    School of Civil and Environmental Engineering, The University of New South Wales, Sydney, New South Wales 2052, Australia
    Environ Sci Technol 44:9405-12. 2010
    ..Combined with the recent expansion of spectral fluorescence standards, this approach will serve to increase the intercomparability of DOM fluorescence studies...
  2. doi Patterns of major depression and drug-related problems amongst heroin users across 36 months
    Shane Darke
    National Drug and Alcohol Research Centre, University of New South Wales, Sydney, NSW, 2052, Australia
    Psychiatry Res 166:7-14. 2009
    ..It was concluded that, with the exception of depression, the prognosis of depressed heroin users is not worse than that of non-depressed users...
  3. doi The effect of interruptions on postcompletion and other procedural errors: an account based on the activation-based goal memory model
    Simon Y W Li
    UCL Interaction Centre, University College, London
    J Exp Psychol Appl 14:314-28. 2008
    ..The same interruption effect was obtained for some, but not all, other procedural errors; the authors discuss the nature of these errors and likely explanations for the differences...
  4. doi Shyness 3: randomized controlled trial of guided versus unguided Internet-based CBT for social phobia
    Nickolai Titov
    School of Psychiatry, University of New South Wales, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
    Aust N Z J Psychiatry 42:1030-40. 2008
    ..demonstrated significant benefit from an Internet- and email-based treatment programme for social phobia. The present study (Shyness 3) explores whether participants are able to complete this programme independently...
  5. doi Impaired physical health among methamphetamine users in comparison with the general population: the role of methamphetamine dependence and opioid use
    Rebecca McKetin
    National Drug and Alcohol Research Centre, University of New South Wales, Sydney 2052 NSW, Australia
    Drug Alcohol Rev 27:482-9. 2008
    ..To examine the extent of physical health impairment among a community sample of methamphetamine users in comparison with the general population, and factors associated with impairment among this group...
  6. doi Diagnostic evaluation of dysphagia
    Ian J Cook
    Gastroenterology Department, St George Hospital, Gray Street, Kogarah, NSW 2217, Australia
    Nat Clin Pract Gastroenterol Hepatol 5:393-403. 2008
    ..Stroke is the most common cause of pharyngeal dysphagia. A videoradiographic swallow study is vital in such cases to determine the extent and timing of aspiration and the severity and mechanics of dysfunction as a prelude to therapy...
  7. doi Experimental evidence that sexual conflict influences the opportunity, form and intensity of sexual selection
    Matthew D Hall
    Evolution and Ecology Research Centre and School of Biological, Earth and Environmental Sciences, University of New South Wales, Sydney, New South Wales 2052, Australia
    Evolution 62:2305-15. 2008
    ..We discuss the broader evolutionary implications of these findings, including the contributions of sexual conflict to fluctuating sexual selection and the maintenance of additive genetic variation...
  8. doi Epidemiology of cyanobacteria and their toxins
    Louis S Pilotto
    Faculty of Medicine, University of New South Wales, Australia
    Adv Exp Med Biol 619:639-49. 2008
  9. doi Electrodermal activity as a possible physiological marker for acupuncture
    Victor Vickland
    Department of Medical and Molecular Biosciences, University of Technology, Sydney NSW 2007, Australia
    Complement Ther Clin Pract 14:83-9. 2008
    ..If further studies confirm such findings, then EDA may become a valuable physiological marker for the acupuncture phenomenon...
  10. doi An enormous hepatitis B virus-related liver disease burden projected in Vietnam by 2025
    Van Thi Thuy Nguyen
    School of Public Health and Community Medicine, The University of New South Wales, Sydney, Australia
    Liver Int 28:525-31. 2008
    ..This study aimed to estimate and project chronic HBV prevalence and HBV-related liver cirrhosis (LC) and hepatocellular carcinoma (HCC) for the period 1990-2025...
  11. ncbi Examining age effects on prototypic melancholic symptoms as a strategy for refining definition of melancholia
    Matthew P Hyett
    School of Psychiatry, University of New South Wales, Sydney, Australia
    J Affect Disord 109:193-7. 2008
    ..The latter phenomenon allows clarification of key symptoms of melancholia by examining for age effects on putative melancholic symptoms, thus enabling identification and refinement of the melancholic sub-type...
  12. ncbi Blood into beta-cells: can adult stem cells be used as a therapy for Type 1 diabetes?
    Catalina A Palma
    Diabetes Transplant Unit, Prince of Wales Hospital and University of New South Wales, Sydney, New South Wales 2031, Australia
    Regen Med 3:33-47. 2008
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  13. ncbi High- and average-risk individuals' beliefs about, and perceptions of, malignant melanoma: an Australian perspective
    Nadine A Kasparian
    Medical Psychology Research Unit, School of Psychology, University of Sydney, Australia
    Psychooncology 17:270-9. 2008
    ..The data provide preliminary evidence for the importance of identifying misconceptions that may impede informed decision-making about genetic testing for melanoma risk...
  14. ncbi Management of thromboembolism in hematologic malignancies
    Beng H Chong
    Department of Haematology, St George Hospital, Kogarah, New South Wales, Australia
    Semin Thromb Hemost 33:435-48. 2007
    ..When prescribing anticoagulant prophylaxis or treatment to patients with hematologic malignancies, clinical benefits must be weighed carefully against the risks of bleeding...
  15. doi Social factors associated with Major Depressive Disorder in homosexually active, gay men attending general practices in urban Australia
    Limin Mao
    National Centre for HIV Social Research, University of New South Wales, NSW, Australia
    Aust N Z J Public Health 33:83-6. 2009
    ..Social factors associated with Major Depressive Disorder (MDD) were identified among gay men attending high HIV caseload general practices in Sydney and Adelaide...
  16. ncbi Quality of prescribing decision support in primary care: still a work in progress
    Farah Magrabi
    Centre for Health Informatics, University of New South Wales, Sydney, NSW, Australia
    Med J Aust 190:227-8. 2009
    ..Clinical software governance and real-world testing involving users are urgently needed...
  17. doi Are adolescents who moderate their cannabis use at lower risk of later regular and dependent cannabis use?
    Wendy Swift
    National Drug and Alcohol Research Centre, University of New South Wales, Sydney, NSW, Australia
    Addiction 104:806-14. 2009
    ..To examine whether moderation of cannabis use among adolescent cannabis users is associated with reductions in cannabis use frequency and risk of dependence in young adulthood...
  18. doi The factor structure of the Kessler-10 questionnaire in a treatment-seeking sample
    David Berle
    Nepean Anxiety Disorders Clinic, Sydney West Area Health Service, Penrith, NSW, Australia
    J Nerv Ment Dis 198:660-4. 2010
    ..These findings call into question the construct validity of the K10 in treatment seeking samples, and the suitability of the scale for clinical settings may need to be reconsidered...
  19. pmc Patient related factors in frequent readmissions: the influence of condition, access to services and patient choice
    Sue E Kirby
    Centre for Primary Health Care and Equity, School of Public Health and Community Medicine, University of New South Wales, UNSW, Sydney, NSW, Australia
    BMC Health Serv Res 10:216. 2010
    ..This study aimed to explore the link between frequent readmissions in chronic disease and these patient related factors...
  20. doi Threat perception in schizophrenia-spectrum disorders
    Julie D Henry
    School of Psychology, University of New South Wales, Sydney, NSW, Australia
    J Int Neuropsychol Soc 16:805-12. 2010
    ..These data are consistent with other evidence showing that there may be a disconnect between the usual processes used to make inferences regarding potential threat in schizophrenia spectrum disorders...
  21. doi Reinfection with hepatitis C virus following sustained virological response in injection drug users
    Jason Grebely
    National Centre in HIV Epidemiology and Clinical Research, University of New South Wales, Darlinghurst, New South Wales, Australia
    J Gastroenterol Hepatol 25:1281-4. 2010
    ..However, there are little data in this regard. We evaluated HCV re-infection following sustained virologic response (SVR) among HCV-infected IDUs having received HCV treatment in a multidisciplinary program...
  22. ncbi Optimizing assessment and treatment for hepatitis C virus infection in illicit drug users: a novel model incorporating multidisciplinary care and peer support
    Jason Grebely
    National Centre in HIV Epidemiology and Clinical Research, University of New South Wales, New South Wales, Australia
    Eur J Gastroenterol Hepatol 22:270-7. 2010
    ..We evaluated assessment and treatment for hepatitis C virus (HCV) among illicit drug users accepting referral to a weekly HCV peer-support group at a multidisciplinary community health centre...
  23. doi Health service accreditation as a predictor of clinical and organisational performance: a blinded, random, stratified study
    Jeffrey Braithwaite
    University of New South Wales, Level 1 AGSM Building, Randwick, Sydney, NSW 2052, Australia
    Qual Saf Health Care 19:14-21. 2010
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  24. doi Does opioid substitution treatment in prisons reduce injecting-related HIV risk behaviours? A systematic review
    Sarah Larney
    National Drug and Alcohol Research Centre, University of New South Wales, Sydney, NSW 2052, Australia
    Addiction 105:216-23. 2010
    ..To review systematically the evidence on opioid substitution treatment (OST) in prisons in reducing injecting-related human immunodeficiency virus (HIV) risk behaviours...
  25. ncbi Promoting equitable access to hepatitis C treatment for Indo-Chinese injecting drug users
    Heidi Coupland
    National Centre in HIV Epidemiology and Clinical Research and School of Public Health and Community Medicine, University of New South Wales, Australia
    Health Promot J Austr 20:234-40. 2009
    ..Little is known about barriers to treatment uptake among culturally diverse groups of IDUs. Indo-Chinese IDUs represent a marginalised group with high rates of incident and prevalent HCV infection...
  26. doi Oxaliplatin-induced neurotoxicity: changes in axonal excitability precede development of neuropathy
    Susanna B Park
    Prince of Wales Medical Research Institute, Barker Street, Randwick, Sydney, NSW 2031, Australia
    Brain 132:2712-23. 2009
    ..05) than those left with mild or moderate neurotoxicity, suggesting that assessment of sensory excitability parameters may provide a sensitive biomarker of severity for oxaliplatin-induced neurotoxicity...
  27. doi Skin cancer-related prevention and screening behaviors: a review of the literature
    Nadine A Kasparian
    School of Women s and Children s Health, Faculty of Medicine, University of New South Wales, Kensington, NSW, Australia
    J Behav Med 32:406-28. 2009
    ..It is also recommended that specific targeted interventions are developed to increase the prevalence of preventative and early intervention behaviors for the control of skin cancer...
  28. pmc Explaining the variation in the management of lifestyle risk factors in primary health care: a multilevel cross sectional study
    Rachel A Laws
    Centre for Primary Health Care and Equity, School of Public Health and Community Medicine, University of New South Wales, Sydney NSW, Australia
    BMC Public Health 9:165. 2009
    ..This study aimed to examine the relative importance of provider characteristics and attitudes, patient characteristics and consultation factors in determining the rate of assessment and intervention for lifestyle risk factors in PHC...
  29. doi Vulval and perianal inflammatory linear verrucous epidermal naevus
    Katie Le
    Department of Dermatology, The Children s Hospital at Westmead, Westmead, New South Wales, Australia
    Australas J Dermatol 50:115-7. 2009
    ..ILVEN occasionally presents in the inguinogenital region and in this area may, like many vulval naevi, be misdiagnosed as vulvitis, psoriasis, genital warts or sexual abuse...
  30. doi Examining the phylogeny of the Australasian Lymnaeidae (Heterobranchia: Pulmonata: Gastropoda) using mitochondrial, nuclear and morphological markers
    Louise Puslednik
    School of Biological Sciences, University of Wollongong, NSW 2533, Australia
    Mol Phylogenet Evol 52:643-59. 2009
    ..Incongruence observed between the single mitochondrial, nuclear and morphological topologies highlight the importance of using a number of different datasets in the delimitation of species-group taxa...
  31. ncbi Indinavir: the forgotten HIV-protease inhibitor. Does it still have a role?
    Mark Boyd
    National Centre in HIV Epidemiology and Clinical Research, University of New South Wales, Darlinghurst, NSW, Australia
    Expert Opin Pharmacother 8:957-64. 2007
    ..i.d., retains potency and is considerably less toxic. As a result, there is interest in its application in resource-constrained settings...
  32. ncbi Regional gray matter changes in bipolar disorder: a voxel-based morphometric study
    Xiaohua Chen
    Neuropsychiatric Institute, Euroa Centre, Prince of Wales Hospital, Randwick, New South Wales, Australia
    Aust N Z J Psychiatry 41:327-36. 2007
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  33. ncbi Molecular mechanisms of inherited cardiomyopathies
    Diane Fatkin
    Molecular Cardiology Unit, Victor Chang Cardiac Research Institute, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
    Physiol Rev 82:945-80. 2002
    ..Improved understanding that will result from these studies should ultimately lead to new approaches for the diagnosis, prognostic stratification, and treatment of patients with heart failure...
  34. ncbi Balancing acts: respiratory sensations, motor control and human posture
    S C Gandevia
    Prince of Wales Medical Research Institute, Sydney, Randwick, New South Wales, Australia
    Clin Exp Pharmacol Physiol 29:118-21. 2002
    ..4. Thus, challenges to posture can indirectly challenge ventilation, while coordinated diaphragm contraction may contribute to control of the trunk...
  35. ncbi Effect of ecNOS polymorphisms and coronary artery disease upon exhaled nitric oxide
    S Thomas
    Faculty of Medicine, University of New South Wales, Sydney, Australia
    J Mol Med (Berl) 80:181-6. 2002
    ..1 ppb) than subjects without angiographic CAD (19.9 ppb). In this selected population low levels of eNO were thus associated with presence of the ecNOS4a allele and also with CAD...
  36. ncbi Do older people receive equitable private psychiatric service provision under Medicare?
    B M Draper
    School of Psychiatry, University of New South Wales, Sydney, Australia
    Aust N Z J Psychiatry 35:626-30. 2001
    ..The objective of this study is to determine the 1998 rates, types, regional variation and Medicare expenditure of private psychiatry services for older people in Australia, as compared with younger adults and with 1985-1986 data...
  37. pmc Differences between nerve terminal impulses of polymodal nociceptors and cold sensory receptors of the guinea-pig cornea
    J A Brock
    Prince of Wales Medical Research Institute, Barker Street, Randwick, Sydney, NSW 2031, Australia
    J Physiol 533:493-501. 2001
    ..In contrast, cold-sensitive receptor nerve endings appear to be passively invaded from a point more proximal in the axon where the action potential can fail or be initiated...
  38. ncbi Bufokinin: actions and distribution in the toad cardiovascular system
    L Liu
    School of Physiology and Pharmacology, University of New South Wales, Sydney, Australia
    Clin Exp Pharmacol Physiol 27:911-6. 2000
    ..The lack of any reflex tachycardia in response to the falls in blood pressure was of note...
  39. ncbi Afferent ingrowth and onset of activity in the rat trigeminal nucleus
    P M Waite
    School of Anatomy, University of New South Wales, Sydney, NSW 2052, Australia
    Eur J Neurosci 12:2781-92. 2000
    ..It is hypothesized that both GABAergic excitation and NMDA receptor activation play a role in the consolidation of trigeminal connections, and are thus important in the development of whisker-related patterns...
  40. ncbi Why the radium wasn't found
    R Rosen
    School of Safety Science, University of New South Wales, Sydney, Australia
    Health Phys 79:S22-4. 2000
    ..Some advice is given about the conduct of a search and desirable personal attributes of a proficient searcher...
  41. ncbi Condom use and 'withdrawal': exploring gay men's practice of anal intercourse
    J Richters
    National Centre in HIV Social Research, University of New South Wales, Sydney, Australia
    Int J STD AIDS 11:96-104. 2000
    ..Most withdrawers avoided anal sex with ejaculation rather than use condoms. Converting them into reliable condom users may be a considerable challenge for health promotion...
  42. ncbi Fluoroscopically guided hysteroscopic division of adhesions in severe Asherman syndrome
    J D Broome
    School of Obstetrics and Gynaecology, University New South Wales, Anzac Parade, Kingston, Australia
    Obstet Gynecol 93:1041-3. 1999
    ....
  43. ncbi Endothelin-1 as a mediator in cardiovascular disease
    J J Kelly
    Department of Medicine, St George Hospital, University of New South Wales, Sydney, Australia
    Clin Exp Pharmacol Physiol 26:158-61. 1999
    ..6. Preliminary data suggest that interventions that reduce the activity of the endothelin system may have a beneficial effect in heart failure and myocardial infarction...
  44. ncbi Does Acanthamoeba protect Pseudomonas aeruginosa from the bactericidal effects of contact lens disinfecting systems?
    M D Willcox
    School of Optometry, and Cooperative Research Centre for Eye Research and Technology, University of New South Wales, Sydney, Australia
    Aust N Z J Ophthalmol 26:S32-5. 1998
    ..The aim of this study was to test the hypothesis that Pseudomonas aeruginosa that have been internalized in Acanthamoeba are protected against the action of contact lens disinfecting solutions...
  45. ncbi A novel mutation affecting the interdomain link region of the growth hormone receptor in a Vietnamese girl, and response to long-term treatment with recombinant human insulin-like growth factor-I and luteinizing hormone-releasing hormone analogue
    J L Walker
    School of Paediatrics, University of New South Wales, Randwick, Australia
    J Clin Endocrinol Metab 83:2554-61. 1998
    ....
  46. ncbi Relationship between expression of KAI1 metastasis suppressor gene, mRNA levels and p53 in human bladder and prostate cancer cell lines
    Paul Jackson
    Oncology Research Centre, Prince of Wales Hospital, School of Medicine, University of New South Wales, Barker Street, Randwick, NSW 2031, Australia
    Urol Oncol 7:99-104. 2002
    ..Our data suggest that p53 is not a major factor regulating levels of KAI1 mRNA in bladder and prostate cancer cell lines...
  47. ncbi Getting it right: why bother with patient-centred care?
    Adrian E Bauman
    University of New South Wales, Sydney
    Med J Aust 179:253-6. 2003
    ..Supportive community-based services and programs, combined with healthcare system commitment, are also required to make this approach effective in improving population health...
  48. ncbi Adverse prognostic effect of methylation in colorectal cancer is reversed by microsatellite instability
    Robyn Lynne Ward
    Department of Medical Oncology and Colorectal Surgery, St Vincent s Hospital, Darlinghurst, Australia
    J Clin Oncol 21:3729-36. 2003
    ..In this study, we sought to determine the prognostic significance of DNA methylation, both in univariate analysis and in concert with other clinicopathologic factors known to influence outcome...
  49. ncbi The evolution of infidelity in socially monogamous passerines: neglected components of direct and indirect selection
    Simon C Griffith
    School of Biological, Earth, and Environmental Sciences, University of New South Wales, Sydney, New South Wales 2052, Australia
    Am Nat 169:274-81; discussion 282-3. 2007
    ..Together, these challenges and the framework recently presented should improve our understanding of the true function of extrapair paternity in birds...
  50. ncbi Recent advances in optimizing electroconvulsive therapy
    Colleen K Loo
    Black Dog Institute, Hospital Rd, Prince of Wales Hospital, Barker St, Sydney, New South Wales 2031, Australia
    Aust N Z J Psychiatry 40:632-8. 2006
    ..Clinical practice should be guided by a careful appraisal of the available evidence for alternative approaches in ECT technique...
  51. ncbi Far West Area Health Service mental health integration project: model for rural Australia?
    David A Perkins
    Centre for Equity and Primary Health Research in the Illawarra and Shoalhaven, University of New South Wales, Sydney, Australia
    Aust J Rural Health 14:105-10. 2006
    ..To see if a new model of service delivery ensures that individuals with a mental illness in rural and remote settings could be assessed, treated and cared for in a more appropriate way...
  52. ncbi Cognitive compromise in bipolar disorder with chronic cannabis use: cause or consequence?
    Catherine M Cahill
    University of New South Wales, School of Psychiatry, Sydney, Australia
    Expert Rev Neurother 6:591-8. 2006
    ..The findings are contextualized within bipolar disorder, examining functional outcome...
  53. ncbi Differential impairment in recognition of emotion across different media in people with severe traumatic brain injury
    Skye McDonald
    School of Psychology, University of New South Wales, Sydney, Australia
    J Int Neuropsychol Soc 11:392-9. 2005
    ..While this may attest to the independence of the auditory affective system, it may also reflect problems with the dual demands of listening to conversational meaning and affective tone...
  54. pmc Blind sampling is superior to anoscope guided sampling for screening for anal intraepithelial neoplasia
    C M Vajdic
    National Centre in HIV Epidemiology and Clinical Research, University of New South Wales, Sydney, NSW, 2010, Australia
    Sex Transm Infect 81:415-8. 2005
    ..We compared these smear techniques with respect to sample quality and patient acceptability...
  55. ncbi Enhancing patient-based learning: introducing STRAC and the reflective history template
    M Crouch
    University of New South Wales, School of Rural Health, Wagga Wagga, New South Wales, Australia
    Rural Remote Health 5:368. 2005
    The University of New South Wales School of Rural Health, Australia, like many other rural clinical schools, relies heavily on patient-based learning which is largely serendipitous...
  56. ncbi The use of a triple nucleoside-nucleotide regimen for nonoccupational HIV post-exposure prophylaxis
    A Winston
    Department of Immunology, HIV and Infectious Diseases, St Vincent s Hospital, National Centre for HIV Epidemiology and Clinical Research, Sydney, NSW, Australia
    HIV Med 6:191-7. 2005
    ..The aim of this study was to compare side effects and numbers of individuals completing NPEP before and after this change...
  57. ncbi Changes in community nursing in Australia: 1995-2000
    Lynn A Kemp
    Centre for Health Equity Training Research and Evaluation, University of New South Wales, Australia
    J Adv Nurs 49:307-14. 2005
    ..This paper reports a study whose aim was to examine the congruence between community nurses' perceptions and the realities of changes in their work...
  58. ncbi Optimal discrimination of an Abyssinian cat recessive retinal degeneration: a short electroretinogram protocol is more efficient than a long one
    - Vaegan
    School of Optometry, University of New South Wales, Sydney, Australia
    Clin Experiment Ophthalmol 32:619-25. 2004
    ..To determine the diagnostic efficiency of scores in a long protocol ectroretinogram (ERG) for Abyssinian cat slow recessive rod/cone dystrophy...
  59. ncbi Expression of growth factors by airway epithelial cells in a model of chronic asthma: regulation and relationship to subepithelial fibrosis
    R K Kumar
    Department of Pathology, University of New South Wales, Sydney, Australia
    Clin Exp Allergy 34:567-75. 2004
    ..Growth factors produced by airway epithelial cells may be important in the pathogenesis of subepithelial fibrosis, a distinctive lesion of chronic human asthma...
  60. ncbi Management guidelines for Helicobacter pylori infection: utilization by paediatric gastroenterologists in Australasia
    A S Day
    Department of Gastroenterology, Sydney Children s Hospital, School of Women s and Children s Health and School of Microbiology and Immunology, University of New South Wales, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
    J Paediatr Child Health 40:195-200. 2004
    ..The aim of this study was to answer these questions in regard to the Australasian region...
  61. ncbi Can the peripheral blood monocyte count be used as a marker of CSF resistance to antiretroviral drugs?
    Bruce J Brew
    Department of Neurology, St Vincent s Hospital, University of New South Wales, Sydney, Australia
    J Neurovirol 10:38-43. 2004
    ..These preliminary data suggest that peripheral blood monocytes may be important in delivery of antiretroviral drugs to the brain and the development of resistance...
  62. ncbi Stationary-phase induction of GLR1 expression is mediated by the yAP-1 transcriptional regulatory protein in the yeast Saccharomyces cerevisiae
    C M Grant
    C R C for Food Industry Innovation, School of Biochemistry and Molecular Genetics, University of New South Wales, Sydney, Australia
    Mol Microbiol 22:739-46. 1996
    ..In addition, strains lacking GLR or yAP-1 do not accumulate GSSG during stationary-phase growth, indicating that the cell possesses alternative means of preventing an accumulation of GSSG during stationary phase...

Research Grants13

  1. Role of IL18 in Spread of Prostate Cancer to Bone
    Pamela Russell; Fiscal Year: 2004
    ..If IL18 inhibits PCa growth in bone, its delivery by adenovirus vectors into the prostate of patients prior to radical prostatectomy may prevent the development of bone metastasis. ..
  2. The Asia-Pacific HIV Observational Database (APHOD)
    David Cooper; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ....
  3. Safety/pharmacokinetics of tenofovir & emtricitabine in HIV negative Thai women
    John Kaldor; Fiscal Year: 2006
    ..If not, the safety study will be conducted at the standard therapeutic doses. ..
  4. Genetic modifiers of congenital heart disease
    Richard Harvey; Fiscal Year: 2005
    ..Their relevance to incidence, penetrance and phentypic expression in familial and idiopathic ASDs in humans will be assessed using our patient DNA resource...
  5. Longitudinal cohort of newly acquired HCV infection
    John Kaldor; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..Drug use behavior including injecting drug use will also be closely monitored, to assess the impact of enrollment into the study and specific drug dependency and risk reduction strategies. ..