Affiliation: University of Queensland
- Effects of gender, indigenous status and remoteness to health services on the occurrence of assault-related injuries in children and adolescentsFumiko Irie
Centre of National Research on Disability and Rehabilitation Medicine, CONROD, The University of Queensland, Brisbane, QLD, Australia
Injury 43:1873-80. 2012..However, reliable data sources are scarce and there has been a paucity of studies examining possible predisposing factors on the incidence of assault-related injury...
- Apolipoprotein E epsilon4 allele genotype and the effect of depressive symptoms on the risk of dementia in men: the Honolulu-Asia Aging StudyFumiko Irie
Pacific Health Research Institute, Honolulu, Hawaii, USA
Arch Gen Psychiatry 65:906-12. 2008..Recently, depression has also become recognized as a risk factor for dementia. However, the possible effect of the APOE genotype on the association between depression and dementia is unexamined...
- Characteristics and outcomes of injury patients in an Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander population--Queensland Trauma Registry, AustraliaFumiko Irie
The Centre of National Research on Disability and Rehabilitation Medicine CONROD, The University of Queensland, Brisbane, Australia
Injury 41:964-9. 2010..The objective of our study was to compare the characteristics and outcomes of injury in the indigenous population to the non-indigenous population, who are living in Queensland, Australia...
- Epidemiology of traumatic epidural hematoma in young ageFumiko Irie
Centre of National Research on Disability and Rehabilitation Medicine CONROD, The University of Queensland, and Royal Brisbane Women s Hospital, Brisbane, Queensland, Australia
J Trauma 71:847-53. 2011..The aim of this analysis was to investigate the magnitude of traumatic EDH in young patients aged 0 year to 24 years in Queensland, Australia...
- Physical activity, physical function, and incident dementia in elderly men: the Honolulu-Asia Aging StudyDennis R Taaffe
School of Human Movement Studies, Faculty of Health Sciences, The University of Queensland, Brisbane, QLD 4072, Australia
J Gerontol A Biol Sci Med Sci 63:529-35. 2008..We examined the association of late life physical activity and the modifying effect of physical function with future risk of dementia in a well-characterized cohort of elderly men participating in the Honolulu-Asia Aging Study (HAAS)...
- Enhanced risk for Alzheimer disease in persons with type 2 diabetes and APOE epsilon4: the Cardiovascular Health Study Cognition StudyFumiko Irie
Laboratory of Epidemiology, Demography, and Biometry, National Institute on Aging, 7201 Wisconsin Ave, Bethesda, MD, USA
Arch Neurol 65:89-93. 2008..Diabetes and the apolipoprotein E epsilon4 allele (APOE epsilon4) increase the risk for Alzheimer disease (AD). We hypothesize that APOE epsilon4 may modify the risk for AD in individuals with diabetes...