Samantha Johnston

Summary

Publications

  1. pmc A comparison of health status in patients meeting alternative definitions for chronic fatigue syndrome/myalgic encephalomyelitis
    Samantha C Johnston
    Griffith Health Institute, School of Medical Sciences, National Centre for Neuroimmunology and Emerging Diseases, Griffith University, Parklands, Qld 4222, Australia
    Health Qual Life Outcomes 12:64. 2014
  2. pmc The prevalence of chronic fatigue syndrome/ myalgic encephalomyelitis: a meta-analysis
    Samantha Johnston
    Griffith Health Institute, School of Medical Sciences, National Centre for Neuroimmunology and Emerging Diseases, Griffith University, Parklands, QLD, Australia
    Clin Epidemiol 5:105-10. 2013
  3. doi request reprint The adoption of chronic fatigue syndrome/myalgic encephalomyelitis case definitions to assess prevalence: a systematic review
    Samantha Johnston
    Griffith Health Institute, School of Medical Sciences, National Centre for Neuroimmunology and Emerging Diseases, Griffith University, Parklands, QLD, Australia
    Ann Epidemiol 23:371-6. 2013
  4. pmc Longitudinal analysis of immune abnormalities in varying severities of Chronic Fatigue Syndrome/Myalgic Encephalomyelitis patients
    Sharni Lee Hardcastle
    National Centre for Neuroimmunology and Emerging Diseases, 9 22, G40 Griffith Health Institute, School of Medical Science, Griffith University, Parklands Drive, Gold Coast, QLD, 4222, Australia
    J Transl Med 13:299. 2015
  5. pmc Serum Immune Proteins in Moderate and Severe Chronic Fatigue Syndrome/Myalgic Encephalomyelitis Patients
    Sharni Lee Hardcastle
    National Centre for Neuroimmunology and Emerging Diseases, 9 22, G40 Griffith Health Institute, School of Medical Science, Griffith University, Parklands Drive, 4222, Gold Coast, QLD, Australia
    Int J Med Sci 12:764-72. 2015
  6. pmc A Preliminary Comparative Assessment of the Role of CD8+ T Cells in Chronic Fatigue Syndrome/Myalgic Encephalomyelitis and Multiple Sclerosis
    Ekua W Brenu
    The National Centre for Neuroimmunology and Emerging Diseases, Griffith Health Institute, Griffith University, Gold Coast, Australia
    J Immunol Res 2016:9064529. 2016
  7. pmc Characterisation of cell functions and receptors in Chronic Fatigue Syndrome/Myalgic Encephalomyelitis (CFS/ME)
    Sharni Lee Hardcastle
    National Centre for Neuroimmunology and Emerging Diseases, Griffith Health Centre, School of Medical Science, Griffith University, Gold Coast, QLD, Australia
    BMC Immunol 16:35. 2015
  8. doi request reprint Role of adaptive and innate immune cells in chronic fatigue syndrome/myalgic encephalomyelitis
    Ekua Weba Brenu
    School of Medical Science, Griffith University, Gold Coast, QLD 4215, Australia
    Int Immunol 26:233-42. 2014

Collaborators

  • Sharni Lee Hardcastle
  • Ekua Weba Brenu
  • Sonya Marshall-Gradisnik
  • Thao Nguyen
  • Sandra Ramos
  • Teilah Huth
  • Donald Staines
  • Ekua W Brenu
  • Simon Broadley
  • Don Staines
  • Naomi Wong
  • Sonya M Marshall-Gradisnik
  • Sandra B Ramos
  • Don R Staines
  • Teilah K Huth
  • Kirsty Fuller
  • Manprit Kaur
  • Sharni L Hardcastle

Detail Information

Publications8

  1. pmc A comparison of health status in patients meeting alternative definitions for chronic fatigue syndrome/myalgic encephalomyelitis
    Samantha C Johnston
    Griffith Health Institute, School of Medical Sciences, National Centre for Neuroimmunology and Emerging Diseases, Griffith University, Parklands, Qld 4222, Australia
    Health Qual Life Outcomes 12:64. 2014
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  2. pmc The prevalence of chronic fatigue syndrome/ myalgic encephalomyelitis: a meta-analysis
    Samantha Johnston
    Griffith Health Institute, School of Medical Sciences, National Centre for Neuroimmunology and Emerging Diseases, Griffith University, Parklands, QLD, Australia
    Clin Epidemiol 5:105-10. 2013
    ..To perform a meta-analysis to examine variability among prevalence estimates for CFS/ME, according to the method of assessment used...
  3. doi request reprint The adoption of chronic fatigue syndrome/myalgic encephalomyelitis case definitions to assess prevalence: a systematic review
    Samantha Johnston
    Griffith Health Institute, School of Medical Sciences, National Centre for Neuroimmunology and Emerging Diseases, Griffith University, Parklands, QLD, Australia
    Ann Epidemiol 23:371-6. 2013
    ..Prevalence estimates have been based on several case definitions of chronic fatigue syndrome (CFS). The purpose of this work is to provide a rigorous overview of their application in prevalence research...
  4. pmc Longitudinal analysis of immune abnormalities in varying severities of Chronic Fatigue Syndrome/Myalgic Encephalomyelitis patients
    Sharni Lee Hardcastle
    National Centre for Neuroimmunology and Emerging Diseases, 9 22, G40 Griffith Health Institute, School of Medical Science, Griffith University, Parklands Drive, Gold Coast, QLD, 4222, Australia
    J Transl Med 13:299. 2015
    ..This is the first study to investigate immune cells over 6 months while also examining CFS/ME patients of varying symptom severity...
  5. pmc Serum Immune Proteins in Moderate and Severe Chronic Fatigue Syndrome/Myalgic Encephalomyelitis Patients
    Sharni Lee Hardcastle
    National Centre for Neuroimmunology and Emerging Diseases, 9 22, G40 Griffith Health Institute, School of Medical Science, Griffith University, Parklands Drive, 4222, Gold Coast, QLD, Australia
    Int J Med Sci 12:764-72. 2015
    ..This research suggests that distinguishing severity subgroups in CFS/ME research settings may allow for a more stringent analysis of the heterogeneous and otherwise inconsistent illness. ..
  6. pmc A Preliminary Comparative Assessment of the Role of CD8+ T Cells in Chronic Fatigue Syndrome/Myalgic Encephalomyelitis and Multiple Sclerosis
    Ekua W Brenu
    The National Centre for Neuroimmunology and Emerging Diseases, Griffith Health Institute, Griffith University, Gold Coast, Australia
    J Immunol Res 2016:9064529. 2016
    ..These deficits reported may contribute to the pathogenesis of these diseases. However, larger sample size is warranted to confirm and support these encouraging preliminary findings. ..
  7. pmc Characterisation of cell functions and receptors in Chronic Fatigue Syndrome/Myalgic Encephalomyelitis (CFS/ME)
    Sharni Lee Hardcastle
    National Centre for Neuroimmunology and Emerging Diseases, Griffith Health Centre, School of Medical Science, Griffith University, Gold Coast, QLD, Australia
    BMC Immunol 16:35. 2015
    ..Flow cytometric protocols were used for immunological analysis of dendritic cells, monocytes and neutrophil function as well as measures of lytic proteins and T, natural killer (NK) and B cell receptors...
  8. doi request reprint Role of adaptive and innate immune cells in chronic fatigue syndrome/myalgic encephalomyelitis
    Ekua Weba Brenu
    School of Medical Science, Griffith University, Gold Coast, QLD 4215, Australia
    Int Immunol 26:233-42. 2014
    ..Alterations in B cells, Tregs, NK cells and neutrophils suggest significant impairments in immune regulation in CFS/ME and these may have similarities to a number of autoimmune disorders. ..