W A Davis

Summary

Affiliation: University of Western Australia
Country: Australia

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Is self-monitoring of blood glucose appropriate for all type 2 diabetic patients? The Fremantle Diabetes Study
    Wendy A Davis
    School of Medicine and Pharmacology, University of Western Australia, Fremantle Hospital
    Diabetes Care 29:1764-70. 2006
  2. ncbi request reprint Predictors, consequences and costs of diabetes-related lower extremity amputation complicating type 2 diabetes: the Fremantle Diabetes Study
    W A Davis
    School of Medicine and Pharmacology, University of Western Australia, Fremantle Hospital, PO Box 480, Fremantle, WA 6959, Australia
    Diabetologia 49:2634-41. 2006
  3. ncbi request reprint Determinants of diabetes-attributable non-blood glucose-lowering medication costs in type 2 diabetes: the Fremantle Diabetes Study
    Wendy A Davis
    University of Western Australia, School of Medicine and Pharmacology, Fremantle Hospital, Fremantle, Western Australia 6959
    Diabetes Care 28:329-36. 2005
  4. ncbi request reprint Comparison of the Framingham and United Kingdom Prospective Diabetes Study cardiovascular risk equations in Australian patients with type 2 diabetes from the Fremantle Diabetes Study
    Wendy A Davis
    School of Medicine and Pharmacology, Fremantle Hospital, Fremantle, WA, Australia
    Med J Aust 190:180-4. 2009
  5. pmc Does self-monitoring of blood glucose improve outcome in type 2 diabetes? The Fremantle Diabetes Study
    W A Davis
    School of Medicine and Pharmacology, University of Western Australia, Fremantle Hospital, P O Box 480, Fremantle, WA, 6959, Australia
    Diabetologia 50:510-5. 2007
  6. ncbi request reprint Autoantibodies to glutamic acid decarboxylase in diabetic patients from a multi-ethnic Australian community: the Fremantle Diabetes Study
    T M Davis
    University of Western Australia, Department of Medicine, Fremantle Hospital, Australia
    Diabet Med 17:667-74. 2000
  7. ncbi request reprint Predictors of cognitive impairment and dementia in older people with diabetes
    D G Bruce
    School of Medicine and Pharmacology, University of Western Australia, Perth, WA, Australia
    Diabetologia 51:241-8. 2008
  8. doi request reprint Chronic complications and mortality in community-based patients with latent autoimmune diabetes in adults: the Fremantle Diabetes Study
    P Myhill
    School of Medicine and Pharmacology, Fremantle Hospital, Fremantle, WA, Australia
    Diabet Med 25:1245-50. 2008
  9. doi request reprint Severe hypoglycaemia and cognitive impairment in older patients with diabetes: the Fremantle Diabetes Study
    D G Bruce
    School of Medicine and Pharmacology, University of Western Australia, Fremantle Hospital, PO Box 480, Fremantle, WA, 6959, Australia
    Diabetologia 52:1808-15. 2009
  10. ncbi request reprint Characteristics and outcome of type 2 diabetes in urban Aboriginal people: the Fremantle Diabetes Study
    T M E Davis
    School of Medicine and Pharmacology, University of Western Australia, Fremantle Hospital, Western Australia, Australia
    Intern Med J 37:59-63. 2007

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  1. ncbi request reprint Is self-monitoring of blood glucose appropriate for all type 2 diabetic patients? The Fremantle Diabetes Study
    Wendy A Davis
    School of Medicine and Pharmacology, University of Western Australia, Fremantle Hospital
    Diabetes Care 29:1764-70. 2006
    ..We sought to determine whether self-monitoring of blood glucose (SMBG) is associated with better glycemic control in type 2 diabetes...
  2. ncbi request reprint Predictors, consequences and costs of diabetes-related lower extremity amputation complicating type 2 diabetes: the Fremantle Diabetes Study
    W A Davis
    School of Medicine and Pharmacology, University of Western Australia, Fremantle Hospital, PO Box 480, Fremantle, WA 6959, Australia
    Diabetologia 49:2634-41. 2006
    ..The aims of this study were to assess the incidence, predictors, consequences, and inpatient cost of lower extremity amputation (LEA) in a community-based cohort of type 2 diabetic patients...
  3. ncbi request reprint Determinants of diabetes-attributable non-blood glucose-lowering medication costs in type 2 diabetes: the Fremantle Diabetes Study
    Wendy A Davis
    University of Western Australia, School of Medicine and Pharmacology, Fremantle Hospital, Fremantle, Western Australia 6959
    Diabetes Care 28:329-36. 2005
    ..To prospectively examine the magnitude and predictors of diabetes-attributable non-blood glucose-lowering (non-BGL) medication costs in type 2 diabetes...
  4. ncbi request reprint Comparison of the Framingham and United Kingdom Prospective Diabetes Study cardiovascular risk equations in Australian patients with type 2 diabetes from the Fremantle Diabetes Study
    Wendy A Davis
    School of Medicine and Pharmacology, Fremantle Hospital, Fremantle, WA, Australia
    Med J Aust 190:180-4. 2009
    ..To assess the performance of the Framingham and United Kingdom Prospective Diabetes Study (UKPDS) cardiovascular risk equations in Australian patients with type 2 diabetes who were initially free of cardiovascular disease (CVD)...
  5. pmc Does self-monitoring of blood glucose improve outcome in type 2 diabetes? The Fremantle Diabetes Study
    W A Davis
    School of Medicine and Pharmacology, University of Western Australia, Fremantle Hospital, P O Box 480, Fremantle, WA, 6959, Australia
    Diabetologia 50:510-5. 2007
    ..To assess whether self-monitoring of blood glucose (SMBG) is an independent predictor of improved outcome in a community-based cohort of type 2 diabetic patients...
  6. ncbi request reprint Autoantibodies to glutamic acid decarboxylase in diabetic patients from a multi-ethnic Australian community: the Fremantle Diabetes Study
    T M Davis
    University of Western Australia, Department of Medicine, Fremantle Hospital, Australia
    Diabet Med 17:667-74. 2000
    ..To investigate ethnic/racial differences in the prevalence of serum antibodies to glutamic acid decarboxylase (GADA) and ICA512/IA-2 in diabetic patients from a large, urban community...
  7. ncbi request reprint Predictors of cognitive impairment and dementia in older people with diabetes
    D G Bruce
    School of Medicine and Pharmacology, University of Western Australia, Perth, WA, Australia
    Diabetologia 51:241-8. 2008
    ..We explored the relative contribution of diabetes-related variables as predictors of dementia in older individuals with diabetes...
  8. doi request reprint Chronic complications and mortality in community-based patients with latent autoimmune diabetes in adults: the Fremantle Diabetes Study
    P Myhill
    School of Medicine and Pharmacology, Fremantle Hospital, Fremantle, WA, Australia
    Diabet Med 25:1245-50. 2008
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  9. doi request reprint Severe hypoglycaemia and cognitive impairment in older patients with diabetes: the Fremantle Diabetes Study
    D G Bruce
    School of Medicine and Pharmacology, University of Western Australia, Fremantle Hospital, PO Box 480, Fremantle, WA, 6959, Australia
    Diabetologia 52:1808-15. 2009
    ..The aim was to investigate the relationship between severe hypoglycaemia and cognitive impairment in older patients with diabetes...
  10. ncbi request reprint Characteristics and outcome of type 2 diabetes in urban Aboriginal people: the Fremantle Diabetes Study
    T M E Davis
    School of Medicine and Pharmacology, University of Western Australia, Fremantle Hospital, Western Australia, Australia
    Intern Med J 37:59-63. 2007
    ..The Aboriginal patients died 18 years or younger than their Anglo-Celt counterparts. Specialized, culturally-sensitive and sustainable programmes are urgently needed to improve the management of diabetes in urban Aboriginal communities...
  11. ncbi request reprint Vascular depression in older people with diabetes
    D G Bruce
    School of Medicine and Pharmacology, University of Western Australia, Fremantle Hospital, Fremantle, Western Australia, Australia
    Diabetologia 49:2828-36. 2006
    ..We explored a wide range of potential explanatory variables of depression in a longitudinal study of older diabetic subjects to investigate the vascular depression hypothesis in these patients...
  12. doi request reprint Prevalence and predictors of osteopenia and osteoporosis in adults with Type 1 diabetes
    E J Hamilton
    University of Western Australia, School of Medicine and Pharmacology, Fremantle, Australia
    Diabet Med 26:45-52. 2009
    ..To determine the prevalence and biochemical/hormonal determinants of osteopenia and osteoporosis in adults with Type 1 diabetes...
  13. ncbi request reprint Effect of insulin therapy on quality of life in Type 2 diabetes mellitus: The Fremantle Diabetes Study
    T M Davis
    University of Western Australia, Department of Medicine, Fremantle Hospital, PO Box 480, Freemantle, WA 6959, Australia
    Diabetes Res Clin Pract 52:63-71. 2001
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  14. ncbi request reprint Bone mineral density and its determinants in diabetes: the Fremantle Diabetes Study
    V Rakic
    University of Western Australia, School of Medicine and Pharmacology, Fremantle Hospital, P O Box 480, Fremantle, WA 6959, Australia
    Diabetologia 49:863-71. 2006
    ..We assessed the effects of type 1 and type 2 diabetes on bone density and metabolism...
  15. ncbi request reprint Reduced pulmonary function and its associations in type 2 diabetes: the Fremantle Diabetes Study
    T M Davis
    University of Western Australia, Department of Medicine, Fremantle Hospital, P O Box 480, W A 6959, Fremantle, Australia
    Diabetes Res Clin Pract 50:153-9. 2000
    ..Pulmonary function is reduced in type 2 diabetes. Diabetes duration seems a more important influence than glycaemic control, but obesity and vascular disease may also contribute...
  16. doi request reprint Sulphonylurea-metformin combination therapy, cardiovascular disease and all-cause mortality: the Fremantle Diabetes Study
    B Sillars
    University of Western Australia, Nedlands, Australia
    Diabetes Obes Metab 12:757-65. 2010
    ..To determine whether combination of metformin-sulphonylurea is associated with an increased risk of cardiovascular disease (CVD) and mortality in an urban community-based cohort of type 2 patients...
  17. ncbi request reprint A prospective study of depression and mortality in patients with type 2 diabetes: the Fremantle Diabetes Study
    D G Bruce
    School of Medicine and Pharmacology, University of Western Australia, Perth, WA, Australia
    Diabetologia 48:2532-9. 2005
    ..Depression is associated with excess mortality in patients with type 2 diabetes. We investigated the impact, and possible causal mechanisms, of depression on all-cause and cardiac mortality in patients with type 2 diabetes...
  18. ncbi request reprint Prevalence and progression of subclinical hypothyroidism in women with type 2 diabetes: the Fremantle Diabetes Study
    S A P Chubb
    Department of Biochemistry, Fremantle Hospital, PO Box 480, Fremantle, WA 6959, Western Australia
    Clin Endocrinol (Oxf) 62:480-6. 2005
    ..To assess the prevalence and progression of subclinical hypothyroidism in women with type 2 diabetes...
  19. ncbi request reprint Dementia and its associations in type 2 diabetes mellitus: the Fremantle Diabetes Study
    D G Bruce
    Department of Community and Geriatric Medicine, University of Western Australia, Fremantle Hospital, PO Box 480, Fremantle, WA 6959, Australia
    Diabetes Res Clin Pract 53:165-72. 2001
    ..recent studies indicate that diabetes is an important risk factor for dementia in older patients, but the cause remains unknown...
  20. doi request reprint Lipid-lowering therapy and peripheral sensory neuropathy in type 2 diabetes: the Fremantle Diabetes Study
    T M E Davis
    School of Medicine and Pharmacology, University of Western Australia, Fremantle Hospital, Fremantle, WA, Australia
    Diabetologia 51:562-6. 2008
    ..The aim of this study was to assess the relationships between lipid-lowering therapy and the prevalence and incidence of peripheral sensory neuropathy in type 2 diabetes mellitus...
  21. doi request reprint Antiplatelet therapy, Helicobacter pylori infection and complicated peptic ulcer disease in diabetes: the Fremantle Diabetes Study
    K Schimke
    University of Western Australia, School of Medicine and Pharmacology, Fremantle Hospital, Australia
    Diabet Med 26:70-5. 2009
    ..To assess whether, based on its relationship with complications of peptic ulcer disease (PUD), directed Helicobacter pylori serological screening is justified in diabetic patients prior to commencement of antiplatelet therapy...
  22. ncbi request reprint Interactions among thyroid function, insulin sensitivity, and serum lipid concentrations: the Fremantle diabetes study
    S A P Chubb
    Department of Biochemistry, Fremantle Hospital, P O Box 480, Fremantle, Western Australia 6959, Australia
    J Clin Endocrinol Metab 90:5317-20. 2005
    ..Recent observations in healthy subjects showed that insulin resistance modifies the relationship between serum cholesterol and thyroid function...
  23. doi request reprint An Australian cardiovascular risk equation for type 2 diabetes: the Fremantle Diabetes Study
    W A Davis
    University of Western Australia, School of Medicine and Pharmacology, Fremantle Hospital, Fremantle, Australia
    Intern Med J 40:286-92. 2010
    ..The aim of this study is to develop and validate a multivariate risk function for 5-year cardiovascular risk prediction in Australian type 2 diabetes patients...
  24. pmc The relationship between metformin therapy and the fasting plasma lactate in type 2 diabetes: The Fremantle Diabetes Study
    T M Davis
    University of Western Australia, Department of Medicine, Fremantle Hospital, PO Box 480, Fremantle, Western Australia 6959
    Br J Clin Pharmacol 52:137-44. 2001
    ..To determine (i) which factors, including metformin, are associated with the fasting plasma lactate concentration in type 2 diabetes, and (ii) whether plasma lactate is associated with haemodynamic and metabolic effects...
  25. ncbi request reprint Predictors of first stroke in Type 1 diabetes: The Fremantle Diabetes Study
    T M E Davis
    University of Western Australia, School of Medicine and Pharmacology, Fremantle, WA, Australia
    Diabet Med 22:551-3. 2005
    ..To examine prospectively the relationship between vascular risk factors and stroke in Type 1 diabetes...
  26. doi request reprint Renin-angiotensin-aldosterone system blockade and urinary albumin excretion in community-based patients with Type 2 diabetes: the Fremantle Diabetes Study
    P G Fegan
    Department of Diabetes and Endocrinology, PathWest, Nedlands, WA, Australia
    Diabet Med 28:849-55. 2011
    ..To determine whether the reduction in urinary albumin excretion through renin-angiotensin-aldosterone system blockade found in intervention trials extends to community-based patients with Type 2 diabetes...
  27. doi request reprint Economic impact of moderate weight loss in patients with Type 2 diabetes: the Fremantle Diabetes Study
    W A Davis
    School of Medicine and Pharmacology, University of Western Australia, Fremantle Hospital, Fremantle, Western Australia, Australia
    Diabet Med 28:1131-5. 2011
    ..To assess the change in the cost of diabetes medication attributable to moderate weight loss in patients with Type 2 diabetes...
  28. doi request reprint The epidemiology and characteristics of type 2 diabetes in urban, community-based young people
    B A Sillars
    School of Medicine and Pharmacology, University of Western Australia, Fremantle Hospital, Fremantle, Western Australia, Australia
    Intern Med J 40:850-4. 2010
    ..The estimated maximum prevalence (59/100,000 persons) was lower than US estimates but higher than in Asia and Europe. In eight patients assessed in detail, obesity and related comorbidities were common, and quality of life was low...
  29. ncbi request reprint The obesity-driven rising costs of type 2 diabetes in Australia: projections from the Fremantle Diabetes Study
    W A Davis
    University of Western Australia, School of Medicine and Pharmacology, Western Australia, Australia
    Intern Med J 36:155-61. 2006
    ..The cost of diabetes is high for both the individual and society. Future health-care planning requires patient-level diabetes-attributable health-care cost data that have not previously been available for Australia...
  30. doi request reprint Characteristics and prognosis of Asian patients with type 2 diabetes from a multi-racial Australian community: the Fremantle Diabetes Study
    E D D Tan
    School of Medicine and Pharmacology, Fremantle Hospital, University of Western Australia, Fremantle, Western Australia, Australia
    Intern Med J 43:1125-32. 2013
    ..Asian migrants represent an expanding proportion of the Australian population and are from a region with an increasing diabetes burden. There are few data detailing the characteristics and outcome of type 2 diabetes in Asian Australians...
  31. doi request reprint Serum uric acid does not predict cardiovascular or all-cause mortality in type 2 diabetes: the Fremantle Diabetes Study
    G Ong
    School of Medicine and Pharmacology, Fremantle Hospital, University of Western Australia, P O Box 480, Fremantle, WA, 6959, Australia
    Diabetologia 53:1288-94. 2010
    ....
  32. ncbi request reprint Retinopathy in latent autoimmune diabetes of adults: the Fremantle Diabetes Study
    M Balme
    University of Western Australia, Department of Medicine, Fremantle Hospital, Western Australia
    Diabet Med 19:602-5. 2002
    ..To determine the prevalence of retinopathy and its associations in patients diagnosed clinically with Type 2 diabetes and serum antibodies to glutamic acid decarboxylase (GADA) from a community-based sample...
  33. ncbi request reprint Silent myocardial infarction and its prognosis in a community-based cohort of Type 2 diabetic patients: the Fremantle Diabetes Study
    T M E Davis
    University of Western Australia, School of Medicine and Pharmacology, Fremantle Hospital, PO Box 480, Fremantle, WA 6959, Australia
    Diabetologia 47:395-9. 2004
    ..Our study investigated the prognosis of Type 2 diabetic patients with silent myocardial infarction in a community-based cohort...
  34. doi request reprint Metabolic memory and all-cause death in community-based patients with type 2 diabetes: the Fremantle Diabetes Study
    T M E Davis
    School of Medicine and Pharmacology, Fremantle Hospital, Fremantle, Western Australia, Australia
    Diabetes Obes Metab 18:598-606. 2016
    ....
  35. doi request reprint Risk of suicide in Australian adults with diabetes: the Fremantle Diabetes Study
    W A Davis
    School of Medicine and Pharmacology, University of Western Australia, Fremantle, Western Australia, Australia
    Intern Med J 45:976-80. 2015
    ..16 (0.38-3.51). Older Australians with diabetes are not at increased suicide risk. ..
  36. doi request reprint Dose-response relationship between statin therapy and glycaemia in community-based patients with type 2 diabetes: the Fremantle Diabetes Study
    T M E Davis
    School of Medicine and Pharmacology, University of Western Australia, Fremantle Hospital, Fremantle, Australia
    Diabetes Obes Metab 18:1143-1146. 2016
    ..05% (11.5 mmol/mol) increase in the high-intensity group (nā€‰=ā€‰11; pā€‰=ā€‰.023). These real-life data suggest a dose-response relationship between statin treatment intensity and glycaemia that has potential clinical implications...
  37. ncbi request reprint Asymptomatic bacteriuria as a predictor of subsequent hospitalisation with urinary tract infection in diabetic adults: The Fremantle Diabetes Study
    H Karunajeewa
    School of Medicine and Pharmacology, Fremantle Hospital, University of Western Australia, P O Box 480, Fremantle, WA, 6959, Australia
    Diabetologia 48:1288-91. 2005
    ..We examined the prognosis of well-characterised community-based diabetic patients with asymptomatic bacteriuria (ASB)...
  38. doi request reprint Self-awareness of foot health status in patients with Type 2 diabetes: the Fremantle Diabetes Study Phase II
    M Baba
    School of Medicine and Pharmacology, University of Western Australia, Fremantle Hospital, Fremantle Podiatric Medicine Unit, University of Western Australia, Crawley, Perth, Western Australia, Australia
    Diabet Med 31:1439-45. 2014
    ..To determine self-awareness of diabetes-related foot problems and its associates in a community-based cohort of people with Type 2 diabetes...
  39. doi request reprint Incidence and precipitants of hospitalization for pancreatitis in people with diabetes: the Fremantle Diabetes Study
    T M E Davis
    University of Western Australia, School of Medicine and Pharmacology, Fremantle Hospital, Fremantle, Australia
    Diabet Med 31:913-9. 2014
    ..To determine the relative risk of pancreatitis in diabetes, and to establish whether diabetes-related as well as recognized risk factors contribute...
  40. doi request reprint Incidence and predictors of hospitalization for tendon rupture in type 2 diabetes: the Fremantle diabetes study
    M H B Zakaria
    University of Western Australia, School of Medicine and Pharmacology, Fremantle Hospital, Fremantle, Australia
    Diabet Med 31:425-30. 2014
    ..To determine the incidence and predictors of tendon ruptures requiring hospitalization of representative patients with type 2 diabetes...
  41. ncbi request reprint Retinol supplementation in murine Plasmodium berghei malaria: effects on tissue levels, parasitaemia and lipid peroxidation
    J Hamzah
    School of Medicine and Pharmacology, University of Western Australia, Fremantle Hospital, Fremantle, Western Australia, Australia
    Int J Parasitol 37:525-37. 2007
    ..Consistent with some human malaria studies, prophylactic retinol reduces P. berghei parasitaemia. This effect relates to augmentation of tissue retinol stores rather than to retinol-associated changes in oxidant status...
  42. ncbi request reprint Intra-abdominal pressure measurements in lateral decubitus versus supine position
    B L De Keulenaer
    Fremantle Hospital, Intensive Care, Fremantle, Western Australia WA, Australia
    Acta Clin Belg 64:210-5. 2009
    ..Intra-abdominal pressure (IAP) has traditionally been measured in the supine position, however, measuring the pressure in lateral semi-recumbent position has not been studied...