Konrad Jamrozik

Summary

Affiliation: University of Queensland
Country: Australia

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint The epidemiology of colonialism
    Konrad Jamrozik
    School of Population Health, University of Queensland, Herston, Queensland 4006, Australia
    Lancet 368:4-6. 2006
  2. ncbi request reprint Biobank: who'd bank on it?
    Konrad Jamrozik
    Department of Primary Care and Social Medicine, Imperial College of Science, Technology and Medicine, London, UK
    Med J Aust 182:56-7. 2005
  3. ncbi request reprint Rural health turned upside-down
    Konrad Jamrozik
    Department of Primary Care and Social Medicine, Imperial College of Science, Technology and Medicine, London, UK
    Med J Aust 182:152-3. 2005
  4. pmc Estimate of deaths attributable to passive smoking among UK adults: database analysis
    Konrad Jamrozik
    School of Population Health, University of Queensland, Herston, Queensland 4006, Australia
    BMJ 330:812. 2005
  5. ncbi request reprint The woefully wired world of health service computing
    Konrad Jamrozik
    School of Population Health, University of Queensland, Herston Road, Herston, Brisbane, QLD
    Med J Aust 182:556. 2005
  6. ncbi request reprint Association of maternal smoking and alcohol consumption with young adults' cannabis use: a prospective study
    Mohammad Reza Hayatbakhsh
    School of Population Health, University of Queensland, Brisbane, Australia
    Am J Epidemiol 166:592-8. 2007
  7. ncbi request reprint Screening in early childhood for risk of later mental health problems: a longitudinal study
    Jake M Najman
    School of Population Health, University of Queensland, Herston Road, Herston QLD 4006, Australia
    J Psychiatr Res 42:694-700. 2008
  8. ncbi request reprint Childhood sexual abuse and cannabis use in early adulthood: findings from an Australian birth cohort study
    Mohammad R Hayatbakhsh
    Queensland Alcohol and Drug Research and Education Centre, School of Population Health, University of Queensland, Herston Road, Herston, QLD 4006, Australia
    Arch Sex Behav 38:135-42. 2009
  9. pmc Is mortality from heart failure increasing in Australia? An analysis of official data on mortality for 1997-2003
    Farid Najafi
    School of Population Health, University of Queensland, Herston Road, Herston, Queensland 4006, Australia
    Bull World Health Organ 84:722-8. 2006
  10. doi request reprint Are the national guidelines for health behaviour appropriate for older Australians? Evidence from the Men, Women and Ageing project
    Deirdre McLaughlin
    The University of Queensland, School of Population Health, Brisbane, Queensland, Australia
    Australas J Ageing 30:13-6. 2011

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Publications82

  1. ncbi request reprint The epidemiology of colonialism
    Konrad Jamrozik
    School of Population Health, University of Queensland, Herston, Queensland 4006, Australia
    Lancet 368:4-6. 2006
  2. ncbi request reprint Biobank: who'd bank on it?
    Konrad Jamrozik
    Department of Primary Care and Social Medicine, Imperial College of Science, Technology and Medicine, London, UK
    Med J Aust 182:56-7. 2005
  3. ncbi request reprint Rural health turned upside-down
    Konrad Jamrozik
    Department of Primary Care and Social Medicine, Imperial College of Science, Technology and Medicine, London, UK
    Med J Aust 182:152-3. 2005
  4. pmc Estimate of deaths attributable to passive smoking among UK adults: database analysis
    Konrad Jamrozik
    School of Population Health, University of Queensland, Herston, Queensland 4006, Australia
    BMJ 330:812. 2005
    ..To estimate deaths from passive smoking in employees of the hospitality industry as well as in the general workforce and general population of the United Kingdom...
  5. ncbi request reprint The woefully wired world of health service computing
    Konrad Jamrozik
    School of Population Health, University of Queensland, Herston Road, Herston, Brisbane, QLD
    Med J Aust 182:556. 2005
    ..Health services need state-of-the-art health information systems...
  6. ncbi request reprint Association of maternal smoking and alcohol consumption with young adults' cannabis use: a prospective study
    Mohammad Reza Hayatbakhsh
    School of Population Health, University of Queensland, Brisbane, Australia
    Am J Epidemiol 166:592-8. 2007
    ..Prevention programs that address maternal and adolescent tobacco use and adolescent externalizing behavior should be considered as strategies to reduce cannabis use by young adults...
  7. ncbi request reprint Screening in early childhood for risk of later mental health problems: a longitudinal study
    Jake M Najman
    School of Population Health, University of Queensland, Herston Road, Herston QLD 4006, Australia
    J Psychiatr Res 42:694-700. 2008
    ..Our findings challenge an existing movement encouraging the detection and treatment of those with symptoms of mental illness in early childhood...
  8. ncbi request reprint Childhood sexual abuse and cannabis use in early adulthood: findings from an Australian birth cohort study
    Mohammad R Hayatbakhsh
    Queensland Alcohol and Drug Research and Education Centre, School of Population Health, University of Queensland, Herston Road, Herston, QLD 4006, Australia
    Arch Sex Behav 38:135-42. 2009
    ..Further research is required to explore factors that explain the pathway linking CSA and use of cannabis in early adulthood...
  9. pmc Is mortality from heart failure increasing in Australia? An analysis of official data on mortality for 1997-2003
    Farid Najafi
    School of Population Health, University of Queensland, Herston Road, Herston, Queensland 4006, Australia
    Bull World Health Organ 84:722-8. 2006
    ..To assess whether trends in mortality from heart failure (HF) in Australia are due to a change in awareness of the condition or real changes in its epidemiology...
  10. doi request reprint Are the national guidelines for health behaviour appropriate for older Australians? Evidence from the Men, Women and Ageing project
    Deirdre McLaughlin
    The University of Queensland, School of Population Health, Brisbane, Queensland, Australia
    Australas J Ageing 30:13-6. 2011
    ..To review findings from the Men, Women and Ageing (MWA) longitudinal studies and consider their implications for national health guidelines...
  11. doi request reprint Adolescent problem behaviours predicting DSM-IV diagnoses of multiple substance use disorder. Findings of a prospective birth cohort study
    Mohammad Reza Hayatbakhsh
    QADREC, School of Population Health, The University of Queensland, Herston Road, Herston QLD 4006, Australia
    Soc Psychiatry Psychiatr Epidemiol 43:356-63. 2008
    ..This study examined prospective associations of adolescent psychopathology and problem behaviours with SUD in early adulthood, and whether these associations are confounded by other factors...
  12. ncbi request reprint Lifestyle still predicts mortality in older men with established vascular disease
    Carole A Spencer
    School of Population Health, The University of Western Australia, Nedlands, Australia
    Prev Med 41:583-8. 2005
    ..No previous studies have examined the patterns of lifestyle in elderly men with and without clinically evident vascular disease by using a lifestyle score to predict survival...
  13. ncbi request reprint Maternal partner criminality and cannabis use in young adulthood: prospective study
    Mohammad R Hayatbakhsh
    School of Population Health, University of Queensland, Herston, Queensland, Australia
    Aust N Z J Psychiatry 41:546-53. 2007
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  14. ncbi request reprint Child and adolescent externalizing behavior and cannabis use disorders in early adulthood: an Australian prospective birth cohort study
    Mohammad R Hayatbakhsh
    School of Population Health, University of Queensland, Brisbane, Herston Road, Herston, QLD 4006, Australia
    Addict Behav 33:422-38. 2008
    ..Externalizing behavior in adolescence is a strong predictor of subsequent CUD. Smoking and drinking at 14 years partially mediated the link between externalizing behavior and CUD...
  15. doi request reprint Plasma cholesterol levels continue to decline despite the rising prevalence of obesity: population trends in Perth, Western Australia, 1980-1999
    Michael S Hobbs
    School of Population Health, University of Western Australia, Nedlands WA, Australia
    Eur J Cardiovasc Prev Rehabil 15:319-24. 2008
    ..An understanding of the temporal relationship between obesity and other risk factors is required...
  16. ncbi request reprint A rapid dietary assessment tool to determine intake of folate was developed and validated
    Siobhan Hickling
    School of Population Health, University of Western Australia, 35 Stirling Highway, Crawley, Western Australia 6009, Australia
    J Clin Epidemiol 58:802-8. 2005
    ..We developed and tested the reliability and validity of two prototypes of a rapid dietary assessment tool (a folate intake tool, FIT) to determine dietary intake of folate...
  17. ncbi request reprint Recent changes in heart failure hospitalisations in Australia
    Farid Najafi
    School of Population Health, University of Queensland, Herston, Queensland, Australia
    Eur J Heart Fail 9:228-33. 2007
    ..To assess trends in admissions of patients with heart failure (HF) to all hospitals in Australia between 1996-1997 and 2003-2004...
  18. ncbi request reprint A simple lifestyle score predicts survival in healthy elderly men
    Carole A Spencer
    School of Population Health, University of Western Australia, Clifton St, Nedlands, Western Australia 6907, Australia
    Prev Med 40:712-7. 2005
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  19. ncbi request reprint The energy of slaves
    Konrad Jamrozik
    Department of Primary Care and Social Medicine, Imperial College of Science, Technology and Medicine, London, UK
    Med J Aust 181:534-5. 2004
  20. ncbi request reprint The UK smoking time-warp: roll on 1989! Targets for the prevalence of smoking in 2010 are embarrassingly modest
    Konrad Jamrozik
    Department of Primary Health Care and General Practice, Imperial College of Science Technology and Medicine, Reynolds Building, St Dunstan s Road, London, W6 8RP, UK
    Med J Aust 180:266-7. 2004
  21. doi request reprint Function after spinal treatment, exercise, and rehabilitation: cost-effectiveness analysis based on a randomized controlled trial
    Stephen Morris
    Research Department of Epidemiology and Public Health, University College London, London, UK
    Spine (Phila Pa 1976) 36:1807-14. 2011
    ..Cost-effectiveness analysis alongside a factorial randomized controlled trial...
  22. pmc Ethnicity as a correlate of the uptake of the first dose of mumps, measles and rubella vaccine
    Ruth E Mixer
    Postgraduate Education Centre, Charing Cross Hospital, Fulham Palace Road, Hammersmith, London, UK
    J Epidemiol Community Health 61:797-801. 2007
    ..An important association between ethnicity and uptake of MMR1 vaccine is observed. This has implications for efforts to improve the currently inadequate levels of MMR vaccination across the population as a whole...
  23. ncbi request reprint Temporal trends in the frequency and longer-term outcome of heart failure complicating myocardial infarction
    Farid Najafi
    School of Population Health, University of Queensland, Herston Road, Herston, Queensland 4006, Australia
    Eur J Heart Fail 9:879-85. 2007
    ..To investigate trends in incidence and long-term outcome of heart failure (HF) developing within 28 days of first-ever acute myocardial infarction (AMI)...
  24. doi request reprint Spousal concordance and reliability of the 'Prudence Score' as a summary of diet and lifestyle
    Sanjoti Parekh
    School of Population Health, The University of Queensland, Australia
    Aust N Z J Public Health 33:320-4. 2009
    ..If proved robust, the 'Prudence score' might be used widely to encourage large numbers of individuals to adopt and maintain simple, healthy changes in their lifestyle...
  25. doi request reprint Attendance for injury at accident and emergency departments in London: a cross-sectional study
    Konrad Jamrozik
    School of Population Health, University of Queensland, Herston Road, Herston, Queensland 4006, Australia
    Public Health 122:838-44. 2008
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  26. ncbi request reprint Changes in maternal marital status are associated with young adults' cannabis use: evidence from a 21-year follow-up of a birth cohort
    Mohammad R Hayatbakhsh
    School of Population Health, The University of Queensland, Brisbane, Australia
    Int J Epidemiol 35:673-9. 2006
    ..Because the upwards trend in use of cannabis has been coincident with an increase in marital breakdown, this study examines the relationship between marital status, marital changes, and the onset of cannabis use...
  27. ncbi request reprint Do parents' marital circumstances predict young adults' DSM-IV cannabis use disorders? A prospective study
    Mohammad R Hayatbakhsh
    Addiction 101:1778-86. 2006
    ..To determine whether parental marital status and marital quality in adolescence are associated with cannabis use disorders in young adults...
  28. pmc The LINKIN Health Census process: design and implementation
    Catherine Elizabeth Hoon-Leahy
    School of Population Health, University of Adelaide, Adelaide, Australia
    BMC Health Serv Res 12:321. 2012
    ..Response was greater when face-to-face contact was made at delivery compared to when questionnaires were left in the letterbox (89% vs 64%), falling to 26% when no face-to-face contact was made at either delivery or collection...
  29. ncbi request reprint Increased use of emergency services by older people after health screening
    Lesley Walker
    Department of Primary Care and Social Medicine, Imperial College, London, UK
    Age Ageing 34:480-5. 2005
    ..The present analysis addresses 'efficacy'-whether individuals who completed the screening protocol as intended did subsequently use Accident & Emergency (A&E) services less often...
  30. ncbi request reprint Attitudes to living and working in pandemic conditions among emergency prehospital medical care personnel
    Kerrianne Watt
    School of Population Health, University of Queensland, Brisbane
    Prehosp Disaster Med 25:13-9. 2010
    ..Little is known about the risk perceptions and attitudes of healthcare personnel, especially of emergency prehospital medical care personnel, regarding the possibility of an outbreak or epidemic event...
  31. ncbi request reprint Return to work after coronary artery bypass surgery in a population of long-term survivors
    Pamela J Bradshaw
    School of Population Health, The University of Western Australia, M431, 35 Stirling Highway, Crawley, WA 6009, Australia
    Heart Lung Circ 14:191-6. 2005
    ..Return to paid employment may be facilitated by coronary artery bypass graft (CABG) surgery. We assessed work status in a population-based study of long-term outcomes of CABG...
  32. pmc Unsafe driving behaviour and four wheel drive vehicles: observational study
    Lesley Walker
    Department of Primary Care and Social Medicine, Imperial College, London
    BMJ 333:71. 2006
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  33. ncbi request reprint What drives the NHS?
    Konrad Jamrozik
    Department of Primary Health Care and General Practice, Imperial College of Charing Cross, London, UK
    Med J Aust 179:575-6. 2003
  34. ncbi request reprint Preventing recurrent events long term after coronary artery bypass graft: suboptimal use of medications in a population study
    Pamela J Bradshaw
    School of Population Health, University of Western Australia, Perth, Australia
    Am Heart J 147:1047-53. 2004
    ..We assessed the prevalence and correlates of pharmacotherapy for prevention of new cardiac events in a large population-based series...
  35. ncbi request reprint Assessing the effectiveness of a mammography screening service
    Cassandra Clayforth
    School of Population Health, University of Western Australia, Perth, Australia
    ANZ J Surg 75:631-6. 2005
    ..Trials have shown that mammography screening reduces mortality and probably decreases morbidity related to breast cancer...
  36. ncbi request reprint Trends in five-year survival and risk of recurrent stroke after first-ever stroke in the Perth Community Stroke Study
    Kate Hardie
    School of Population Health, University of Western Australia, Perth, Australia
    Cerebrovasc Dis 19:179-85. 2005
    ..We aimed to determine trends in survival and recurrent stroke, over 5 years after first-ever stroke, for 2 cohorts of patients enrolled in the Perth Community Stroke Study in 1989-90 and 1995-96...
  37. pmc Population strategies to prevent smoking
    Konrad Jamrozik
    Imperial College, London, and visiting professor in public health, School of Population Health, University of Western Australia, Perth
    BMJ 328:759-62. 2004
  38. ncbi request reprint Breast cancer in Western Australia: clinical practice and clinical guidelines
    Suzanne P McEvoy
    School of Population Health, University of Western Australia, Perth, WA, Australia
    Med J Aust 181:305-9. 2004
    ..To review changes in patterns of care for women with early invasive breast cancer in Western Australia from 1989 to 1999, and compare management with recommendations in the 1995 National Health and Medical Research Council guidelines...
  39. pmc National audit of post-operative management in spinal surgery
    Alison H McGregor
    Biosurgery and Surgical Technology, Faculty of Medicine, Imperial College, London, UK
    BMC Musculoskelet Disord 7:47. 2006
    ..There is some evidence from a Cochrane review that rehabilitation following spinal surgery may be beneficial...
  40. ncbi request reprint Cannabis and anxiety and depression in young adults: a large prospective study
    Mohammad R Hayatbakhsh
    School of Population Health, University of Queensland, QADREC, Public Health Building, Hernston Road, Hernston, QLD 4006, Brisbane, Australia
    J Am Acad Child Adolesc Psychiatry 46:408-17. 2007
    ..To examine whether age of first use or frequency of use of cannabis is associated with anxiety and depression (AD) in young adults, independent of known potential confounders, including the use of other illicit drugs...
  41. ncbi request reprint Neighborhood environmental factors correlated with walking near home: Using SPACES
    Terri J Pikora
    School of Population Health, The University of Western Australia, Perth, Western Australia, Australia
    Med Sci Sports Exerc 38:708-14. 2006
    ..We examined correlations between physical environmental factors and self-reported walking for recreation and transport near home...
  42. pmc Impact of voluntary folate fortification on plasma homocysteine and serum folate in Australia from 1995 to 2001: a population based cohort study
    Siobhan Hickling
    School of Population Health, University of Western Australia, Australia
    J Epidemiol Community Health 59:371-6. 2005
    ..To investigate the effect of the voluntary folate fortification policy in Australia on serum folate and total plasma homocysteine (tHcy) concentrations...
  43. ncbi request reprint Effectiveness of screening for risk of medical emergencies in the elderly
    Lesley Walker
    Department of Primary Care and Social Medicine, Imperial College, London, UK
    Age Ageing 34:238-42. 2005
    ..We evaluated one of these initiatives-the Keep Well At Home (KWAH) Project-in a West London Primary Care Trust...
  44. ncbi request reprint Legislative and regulatory measures for preventing alcohol-related drownings and near-drownings
    Samantha Diplock
    School of Population Health, University of Queensland
    Aust N Z J Public Health 30:314-7. 2006
    ..Alcohol contributes to about 30% of drowning fatalities associated with recreational aquatic activity and to 35% of drownings associated with boating. We consider regulatory and legislative strategies for preventing such deaths...
  45. ncbi request reprint Ten-year risk of first recurrent stroke and disability after first-ever stroke in the Perth Community Stroke Study
    Kate Hardie
    School of Population Health, University of Western Australia, Perth, Australia
    Stroke 35:731-5. 2004
    ..We aimed to determine the absolute frequency of first recurrent stroke and disability and the relative frequency of recurrent stroke over 10 years after first-ever stroke in Perth, Western Australia...
  46. ncbi request reprint Is screening for abdominal aortic aneurysm bad for your health and well-being?
    Carole A Spencer
    School of Population Health, University of Western Australia, Nedlands, WA, Australia
    ANZ J Surg 74:1069-75. 2004
    ..The purpose of the present paper was to investigate whether screening for abdominal aortic aneurysm (AAA) causes health-related quality of life to change in men or their partners...
  47. ncbi request reprint The Sherbrooke Questionnaire predicts use of emergency services
    Lesley Walker
    Department of Primary Care and Social Medicine, Imperial College of Science, Technology and Medicine, Reynolds Building, St Dunstan s Road, London W6 8RP, UK
    Age Ageing 34:233-7. 2005
    ..We evaluated the predictive performance of one of the screening instruments used to identify older people who might most benefit from such services...
  48. ncbi request reprint Developing a framework for assessment of the environmental determinants of walking and cycling
    Terri Pikora
    School of Population Health, The University of Western Australia, 35 Stirling Highway, WA 6009, Crawley, Australia
    Soc Sci Med 56:1693-703. 2003
    ..Identifying the environmental factors that influence walking and cycling will allow the inclusion of a public health perspective as well as those of urban planning and transport in the design of built environments...
  49. ncbi request reprint Developing a reliable audit instrument to measure the physical environment for physical activity
    Terri J Pikora
    School of Population Health, University of Western Australia, Perth, Western Australia, Australia
    Am J Prev Med 23:187-94. 2002
    ..We describe the development of a comprehensive instrument to measure the physical environmental factors that may influence walking and cycling in local neighborhoods and report on its reliability...
  50. ncbi request reprint Triggers of subarachnoid hemorrhage: role of physical exertion, smoking, and alcohol in the Australasian Cooperative Research on Subarachnoid Hemorrhage Study (ACROSS)
    Craig Anderson
    Clinical Trials Research Unit, University of Auckland, New Zealand
    Stroke 34:1771-6. 2003
    ..Unaccustomed strenuous physical exertion can trigger myocardial infarction, but little is known about the mechanisms precipitating subarachnoid hemorrhage (SAH)...
  51. ncbi request reprint Association of cardiovascular risk factors and disease with depression in later life
    Osvaldo P Almeida
    Unit of Geriatric Psychiatry, University of Western Australia and Royal Perth Hospital, Perth, WA, Australia
    Am J Geriatr Psychiatry 15:506-13. 2007
    ..The objective of this study is to determine the association between established cardiovascular risk factors and depression among older men...
  52. ncbi request reprint Active and passive smoking and the risk of subarachnoid hemorrhage: an international population-based case-control study
    Craig S Anderson
    Clinical Trials Research Unit, University of Auckland, Private Bag 92019, Auckland, New Zealand
    Stroke 35:633-7. 2004
    ..This study was undertaken to better clarify the risks associated with cigarette smoking and subarachnoid hemorrhage (SAH)...
  53. ncbi request reprint Long-term disability after first-ever stroke and related prognostic factors in the Perth Community Stroke Study, 1989-1990
    Graeme J Hankey
    Stroke Unit, Department of Neurology, Royal Perth Hospital, Perth, Western Australia
    Stroke 33:1034-40. 2002
    ..This population-based study aimed to describe disability, dependency, and related independent prognostic factors at 5 years after a first-ever stroke in patients in Perth, Western Australia...
  54. ncbi request reprint Ten-year survival after first-ever stroke in the perth community stroke study
    Kate Hardie
    School of Population Health, University of Western Australia
    Stroke 34:1842-6. 2003
    ..We aimed to determine the absolute and relative survival over 10 years among patients with first-ever stroke from a population-based study in Perth, Western Australia...
  55. doi request reprint Homocysteine and depression in later life
    Osvaldo P Almeida
    FRANZCP, Western Australian Centre for Health and Ageing, University of Western Australia, Mail Box M573, 35 Stirling Hwy, Crawley, WA 6009, Australia
    Arch Gen Psychiatry 65:1286-94. 2008
    ..Genetic association studies are not prone to the same sources of error and offer an opportunity to explore the consistency and external validity of this association...
  56. ncbi request reprint Vitamins B12, B6, and folic acid for onset of depressive symptoms in older men: results from a 2-year placebo-controlled randomized trial
    Andrew H Ford
    South Metropolitan Health Service, Perth, Australia
    J Clin Psychiatry 69:1203-9. 2008
    ..To examine whether use of vitamins B(12), B(6), and folate was associated with reduced severity of depressive symptoms and 2-year incidence of clinically significant depression...
  57. ncbi request reprint Hypertension: its prevalence and population-attributable fraction for mortality from cardiovascular disease in the Asia-Pacific region
    Alexandra L C Martiniuk
    The George Institute for International Health at the University of Sydney, Australia
    J Hypertens 25:73-9. 2007
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  58. ncbi request reprint Infrarenal aortic diameter predicts all-cause mortality
    Paul Norman
    School of Surgery and Pathology, University of Western Australia, Fremantle Hospital, Fremantle, Western Australia
    Arterioscler Thromb Vasc Biol 24:1278-82. 2004
    ..To assess the relationship between infrarenal aortic diameter and subsequent all-cause mortality in men aged 65 years or older...
  59. ncbi request reprint Modernisation or reform? The NHS approach
    Richard F Heller
    Evidence for Population Health Unit, School of Epidemiology and Health Sciences, University of Manchester, Stopford Building, Oxford Road, Manchester, M13 9PT, UK
    Med J Aust 180:441-2. 2004
  60. ncbi request reprint Smoking and elevated blood pressure are the most important risk factors for subarachnoid hemorrhage in the Asia-Pacific region: an overview of 26 cohorts involving 306,620 participants
    Valery Feigin
    Department of Medicine and School of Population Health, Faculty of Medicine and Health Sciences, University of Auckland, Auckland, New Zealand
    Stroke 36:1360-5. 2005
    ....
  61. ncbi request reprint Migraine and risk of subarachnoid haemorrhage: a population-based case-control study
    Kristie N Carter
    The George Institute for International Health, University of Sydney, Sydney, Australia
    J Clin Neurosci 12:534-7. 2005
    ..Evidence exists for an association between migraine and ischaemic stroke, but there is uncertainty about whether migraine is a risk factor for subarachnoid haemorrhage (SAH)...
  62. ncbi request reprint Successful mental health aging: results from a longitudinal study of older Australian men
    Osvaldo P Almeida
    School of Psychiatry and Clinical Neurosciences, University of Western Australia, Royal Perth Hospital, Perth, WA 6009, Australia
    Am J Geriatr Psychiatry 14:27-35. 2006
    ..The authors investigated the associations of medical and lifestyle factors with the mental health of men in their 80s...
  63. ncbi request reprint UK health inequalities: the class system is alive and well
    Richard F Heller
    Evidence for Population Health Unit, School of Epidemiology and Health Sciences, University of Manchester, Stopford Building, Oxford Road, Manchester, M13 9PT, UK
    Med J Aust 181:128. 2004
  64. ncbi request reprint Homocysteine and vitamin status in older people in Perth
    Leon A Flicker
    Med J Aust 180:539-40. 2004
  65. ncbi request reprint Lying awake worrying about asteroids
    Konrad Jamrozik
    Department of Primary Health Care and Social Medicine, Imperial College, London W6 8RP, UK
    Med J Aust 181:417-8. 2004
  66. pmc Population based randomised controlled trial on impact of screening on mortality from abdominal aortic aneurysm
    Paul E Norman
    School of Surgery and Pathology, University of Western Australia, Fremantle Hospital, PO Box 480, Fremantle, WA 6959, Australia
    BMJ 329:1259. 2004
    ..To assess whether screening for abdominal aortic aneurysms in men reduces mortality...
  67. ncbi request reprint Jeopardising a Hippocratic tradition
    David P Weller
    Department of General Practice, Division of Community Health Sciences, University of Edinburgh, Edinburgh, UK
    Med J Aust 181:660-1. 2004
  68. ncbi request reprint The management of early breast carcinoma before and after the introduction of clinical practice guidelines
    Victoria White
    Centre for Behavioural Research in Cancer, The Cancer Council Victoria, Carlton, Victoria, Australia
    Cancer 101:476-85. 2004
    ..This article describes the management of early-stage breast carcinoma both before and after the introduction of these guidelines...
  69. ncbi request reprint C-reactive protein levels and the expansion of screen-detected abdominal aortic aneurysms in men
    Paul Norman
    School of Surgery and Pathology, The University of Western Australia, Fremantle Hospital, Fremantle, Western Australia
    Circulation 110:862-6. 2004
    ..CRP levels have also been found to be elevated in patients with abdominal aortic aneurysms (AAAs). The aim of this study was to assess the relation between CRP levels and rates of expansion of small AAAs...
  70. ncbi request reprint Prevalence of peripheral arterial disease: persistence of excess risk in former smokers
    Bess Fowler
    Department of Public Health, University of Western Australia, Crawley
    Aust N Z J Public Health 26:219-24. 2002
    ..To determine the age-standardised prevalence of peripheral arterial disease (PAD) and associated risk factors, particularly smoking...
  71. doi request reprint Low free testosterone concentration as a potentially treatable cause of depressive symptoms in older men
    Osvaldo P Almeida
    WA Centre for Health and Ageing, University of Western Australia, Perth, Australia
    Arch Gen Psychiatry 65:283-9. 2008
    ..Serum concentrations of gonadal hormones have been associated with various measures of well-being, but it is unclear whether their association with mood is confounded by concurrent physical morbidity...
  72. ncbi request reprint Suspected child abuse: false positives or false negatives?
    Richard F Heller
    Evidence for Population Health Unit, School of Epidemiology and Health Sciences, University of Manchester, Stopford Building, Oxford Road, Manchester, M13 9PT, UK
    Med J Aust 181:240-1. 2004
  73. ncbi request reprint Predictors of impaired cognitive function in men over the age of 80 years: results from the Health in Men Study
    Leon Flicker
    Age Ageing 34:77-80. 2005
  74. doi request reprint Trends in incidence and outcome of stroke in Perth, Western Australia during 1989 to 2001: the Perth Community Stroke Study
    Md Shaheenul Islam
    Neurological and Mental Health Division, The George Institute for International Health, The Royal Prince Alfred Hospital and University of Sydney, NSW, Australia
    Stroke 39:776-82. 2008
    ..We studied temporal trends in major stroke outcomes in Perth, Western Australia (WA), comparing 3 12-month periods, roughly 5 years apart, between 1989 and 2001...
  75. doi request reprint Male erectile dysfunction and cardiovascular disease: is there an intimate nexus?
    Kew Kim Chew
    Keogh Institute for Medical Research, A Block, Queen Elizabeth II Medical Centre, Nedlands, Western Australia, Australia
    J Sex Med 5:928-34. 2008
    ..Various studies report increased risk of erectile dysfunction (ED) in men with cardiovascular (CV) disease and postulate an intimate nexus between the two conditions...
  76. ncbi request reprint Cancer knowledge and skills of interns in Australia and New Zealand in 2001: comparison with 1990, and between course types
    Michael B Barton
    Collaboration for Cancer Outcomes Research and Evaluation, Liverpool Health Service, PO Box 7103, Liverpool BC, Sydney, NSW 1871, Australia
    Med J Aust 178:285-9. 2003
    ....
  77. pmc Policy priorities for tobacco control
    Konrad Jamrozik
    Imperial College, London
    BMJ 328:1007-9. 2004
  78. ncbi request reprint Male erectile dysfunction: its prevalence in Western australia and associated sociodemographic factors
    Kew Kim Chew
    Keogh Institute for Medical Research, Nedlands, Western Australia, Australia
    J Sex Med 5:60-9. 2008
    ..This is a report of a population-based cross-sectional observational study in Western Australia (WA) on male erectile dysfunction (ED)...
  79. ncbi request reprint The association between C-reactive protein concentration and depression in later life is due to poor physical health: results from the Health in Men Study (HIMS)
    Osvaldo P Almeida
    WA Centre for Health and Ageing, University of Western Australia, Australia
    Psychol Med 37:1775-86. 2007
    ..This study aimed to investigate the association between high CRP concentration and depression while taking physical health into account...
  80. ncbi request reprint In men older than 70 years, total testosterone remains stable while free testosterone declines with age. The Health in Men Study
    Bu B Yeap
    School of Medicine and Pharmacology, University of Western Australia, Crawley, Western Australia, Australia
    Eur J Endocrinol 156:585-94. 2007
    ..We sought to determine the distribution and associations of reduced testosterone concentrations in older men...
  81. ncbi request reprint Don't push 'bans', just live smoke-free
    Konrad Jamrozik
    Aust N Z J Public Health 27:468. 2003
  82. ncbi request reprint Associations between high-density lipoprotein cholesterol and both stroke and coronary heart disease in the Asia Pacific region
    Mark Woodward
    Eur Heart J 28:2653-60. 2007
    ..The inverse relationship between high-density lipoprotein (HDL) cholesterol and coronary heart disease (CHD) is well established. Questions remain about the association between HDL cholesterol and stroke, particularly for stroke subtypes...