Scholarly papers and presentations by staff in the Health Sciences and Medicine Faculty

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Documents from 2016

Randomised controlled trial to evaluate a physiotherapy-led functional exercise programme after total hip replacement, Brenda Monaghan, Patricia Cunningham, Paul Harrington, Wayne F. Hing, Catherine Blake, D O'Dohertya, and Tara Cusack

Professional attributes of the emerging academic dietetic educator workforce in Australia, Kate Morgan and Roger Hughes

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Caution! Diagnosis creep, Ray Moynihan

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Preventing overdiagnosis – winding back the harms of too much medicine, Ray Moynihan

Individual and combined effects of acute and chronic running loads on injury risk in elite Australian footballers, N. B. Murray, Tim J. Gabbett, A. D. Townshend, B. T. Hulin, and Christopher McLellan

Blood pressure targets in primary care, Christiane Muth, Marjan van den Akker, and Paul P. Glasziou

Strategic Management, Danny O'Brien and Ben Corbett

Urinary alkalisation for symptomatic uncomplicated urinary tract infection in women (Review), Dermot B. O'Kane, Sameer Dave, Neel Gore, Farhaan Patel, Tammy Hoffmann, Jeanne L. Trill, and Chris del Mar

The effect of a seven-week exercise program on golf swing performance and musculoskeletal measures, Mico H. Olivier, Sean A. Horan, Kerrie A. Evans, and Justin W. L. Keogh

Late postoperative complications in Laparoscopic Sleeve Gastrectomy (LVSG) versus Laparoscopic Roux-en-y Gastric Bypass (LRYGB): Meta-analysis and systematic review, Emma Osland, Rossita M Yunus, Shahjahan Khan, Breda Memon, and Muhammed Ashraf Memon

Postoperative early major and minor complications in Laparoscopic Vertical Sleeve Astrectomy (LVSG) versus Laparoscopic Roux-en-Y Gastric Bypass (LRYGB) procedures: A meta-analysis and systematic review, Emma Osland, Rossita Mohamad Yunus, Shahjahan Khan, Tareq Alodat, Breda Memon, and Muhammed Ashraf Memon

Acupuncture in Australia, Jack O'Sullivan, Chris del Mar, Alex Barnes, and Loretta Marron

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Circulating microrna responses between 'high' and 'low' responders to a 16-wk diet and exercise weight loss intervention, Evelyn Parr, Donny M. Camera, Luise M. Burke, Stuart Phillips, Vernon Coffey, and John A. Hawley

A randomized trial of high-dairy-protein, variable-carbohydrate diets and exercise on body composition in adults with obesity, Evelyn Parr, Vernon Coffey, Luise E. Cato, Stuart Phillips, Luise M. Burke, and John A. Hawley

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A rare anomaly of the human spleen with nine notches associated with multiple accessory spleens. A case study, hypothesis on origin and review of clinical significance, Thanya I. Pathirana, Matthew Barton, Mark George, Mark Forwood, and Sujeewa P W Palagama

Best practice pathology collection in Australia, Victoria Pilbeam, Lee Ridoutt, and Tony Badrick

Tapering practices of New Zealand's elite raw powerlifters, Hayden Pritchard, David A. Tod, Matthew J. Barnes, Justin Keogh, and Michael R. McGuigan

Autism in toddlers born very preterm, Margo A. Pritchard, Therese de Dassel, Elaine Beller, Fiona Bogossian, Linda Johnston, Jessica Paynter, Santo Russo, and James Scott

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Systemic corticosteroids for acute otitis media in children, Respati W. Ranakusuma, Yupitri Pitoyo, Eka D. Safitri, Sarah Thorning, Elaine Beller, Sudigdo Sastroasmoro, and Chris del Mar

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A comparison of the performance of seven key bibliographic databases in identifying all relevant systematic reviews of interventions for hypertension, John Rathbone, Matt Carter, Tammy Hoffmann, and Paul P. Glasziou

Pre-clinical medical students' perceptions of their patient safety skills in a simulated emergency department, Eliane Raymond-Dufresne, Victoria Brazil, Patricia Johnson, and Tracy Nielson

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The effect of aged garlic extract on blood pressure and other cardiovascular risk factors in uncontrolled hypertensives: The age at heart trial, Karin Ried, Nikolaj Travica, and Avni Sali

3D photography is a reliable method of measuring infantile haemangioma volume over time, Sarah A. Robertson, Roy M. Kimble, Kristen J. Storey, Emma L. Gee Kee, and Kellie Stockton

Smoke and mirrors: unanswered questions and misleading statements obscure the truth about organ sources in China, Wendy A. Rogers, Torsten Tray, Maria A. Fiatarone Singh, Madeleine Bridgett, Katrina A. Bramstedt, and Jacob Lavee

Synbiotics easing renal failure by improving gut microbiology (SYNERGY): A randomized trial, Megan Rossi, David W. Johnson, Mark Morrison, Elaine Pascoe, Jeff Coombes, Josephine M. Forbes, Cheuk-Chun Szeto, Brett McWhinney, Jacobus P J Ungerer, and Katrina Campbell

Commercial very low energy meal replacements for preoperative weight loss in obese patients: A systematic review, Lynda J. Ross, Siobhan Wallin, Emma Osland, and Muhammed Ashraf Memon

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Next-generation sequencing reveals broad down-regulation of microRNAs in secondary progressive multiple sclerosis CD4+ T cells., Katherine A Sanders, Miles C Benton, Rod A Lea, Vicki E Maltby, Susan Agland, Nathan Griffin, Rodney J Scott, Lotti Tajouri, and Jeannette Lechner-Scott

Applying positioning theory to examine interactions between simulated patients and medical students: A narrative analysis, Sally Sargeant, Michelle Mclean, Patricia Green, and Patricia Johnson

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Enhancing cultural awareness education for undergraduate medical students: Initial findings from a unique cultural immersion activity, Sally Sargeant, Janie Smith, and Shannon Springer

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Quality assessment of diagnosis and antibiotic treatment of infectious diseases in primary care: A systematic review of quality indicators., Laura Trolle Saust, Rikke Nygaard Monrad, Malene Hansen, Magnus Arpi, and Lars Bjerrum

Grip strength measurement: Towards a standardized approach in sarcopenia research and practice, L. A. Schaap, Benjamin Fox, Timothy Henwood, O Bruyere, J-Y Reginster, C Beaudart, F Buckinx, H Roberts, C Cooper, A Cherubini, G dell' Aquilla, M Maggio, and S Volpato

Laboratory-and field-based assessment of maximal aerobic power of elite stand-up paddle-board athletes, Ben Schram, Wayne Hing, and Mike Climstein

Profiling the sport of stand-up paddle boarding, Ben Schram, Wayne Hing, and MIke Climstein

The association between aspects of psychological resilience and subtypes of depression: Implications for focussed clinical treatment models, Christopher F. Sharpley, Vicki Bitsika, Emmanuel Jesulola, Kerry Fitzpatrick, and Linda L. Agnew

How to measure home blood pressure: Recommendations for healthcare professionals and patients, James sherman, Faline Howes, Geoffrey Head, Barry McGrath, Michael Stowasser, Markus Schlaich, Paul Glasziou, and Mark Nelson

Public health nutrition capacity: Assuring the quality of workforce preparation for scaling up nutrition programmes, Roger Shrimpton, Lisanne M. du Plessis, Helene Delisle, Sonia Blaney, Stephen J. Atwood, David Sanders, Barrie Margetts, and Roger Hughes

Neurophysiological measurements of affected and unaffected motor cortex from a cross-sectional, multi-center individual stroke patient data analysis study, Marcel Simis, Vincenzo Di Lazzaro, Adam Kirton, Giovanni Pennisi, Rita Bella, Yun-Hee Kim, Naoyuki Takeuchi, Eman M. Khedr, Lynn M. Rogers, Richard Harvey, Satoko Koganemaru, Bulent Turman, Sultan Tarlaci, Rubens J. Gagliardi, and Felipe Fregni

Consensus on Exercise Reporting Template (CERT): Modified Delphi study., Susan C Slade, Clermont E Dionne, Martin Underwood, Rachelle Buchbinder, Belinda Beck, Kim Bennell, Lucie Brosseau, Leonardo Costa, Fiona Cramp, Edith Cup, Lynne Feehan, Manuela Ferreira, Scott Forbes, Paul P. Glasziou, Bas Habets, Susan Harris, Jean Hay-Smith, Susan Hillier, Rana Hinman, Ann Holland, Maria Hondras, George Kelly, Peter Kent, Gert-Jan Lauret, Audrey Long, Chris Maher, Lars Morso, Nina Osteras, Tom Peterson, Ros Quinlivan, Karen Rees, Jean-Philippe Regnaux, Marc Rietberg, Dave Saunders, Nicole Skoetz, Karen Sogaard, Tim Takken, Maurits van Tulder, Nicoline Voet, Lesley Ward, and Claire White

Australia's rural, remote and Indigenous health, Janie Smith

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Thinking outside the square – changing from an MBBS to an MD using innovation in an Australian medical school, Janie Smith, Patricia Johnson, and Elizabeth Edwards

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Using Cultural Immersion in a first year undergraduate medical program in Australia, Janie Smith and Shannon Springer

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Blood pressure variability and cardiovascular disease: Systematic review and meta-analysis, Sarah L Stevens, Sally Wood, Constantinos Koshiaris, Kathryn Law, Paul Glasziou, Richard J Stevens, and Richard J McManus

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Isometric thumb exertion induces B cell and T cell lymphocytosis in trained and untrained males: Physical aptitude determines response profiles, Adam M. Szlezak, Lotti Tajouri, James Keane, Siri L. Szlezak, and Clare Minahan

Herbal and nutrient complementary medicines for weight loss: community pharmacists’ practices, attitudes, recommendations, information and education needs, Meng-Wong Taing, Eunice Tze Xin Tan, Gail Williams, Alexandra Clavarino, and Treasure McGuire

Exercise improves quality of life in androgen deprivation therapytreated prostate cancer: Systematic review of randomised controlled trials, Laisa Teleni, Raymond J. Chan, Alexandre Chan, Elizabeth Isenring, Ian Vela, Warrick J. Inder, and Alexandra McCarthy

Identifying and integrating consumer perspectives in clinical practice guidelines on autosomal-dominant polycystic kidney disease, Allison Tong, David Tunnicliffe, Pamela Lopez-Vargas, Andrew Mallett, Chirag Patel, Judy Savige, Katrina L. Campbell, Manish Patel, Michel Tchan, Stephen Alexander, Vincent Lee, Jonathan C. Craig, Robert Fassett, and Gopala K. Rangan

Clinician-targeted interventions to reduce antibiotic prescribing for acute respiratory infections in primary care: an overview of systematic reviews (Protocol), Sarah K.G. Tonkin, Kay Wang, Oliver van Hecke, Nia W. Roberts, Amanda McCullough, Malene Hansen, Christopher C. Butler, and Chris Del Mar

Principles of Anatomy and Physiology, Jerry Tortora, Bryan Derrickson, Brendan Burkett, Danielle Dye, Julie Cooke, Tara Diversi, Mark McKean, Rebecca Mellifont, Latika Samalia, and Gregory Peoples

Impaired physical function associated with childhood obesity: How should we intervene?, Margarita D. Tsiros, Jonathan D. Buckley, Timothy Olds, Peter Howe, Andrew P. Hills, Jeff Walkley, Rachel Wood, Masaharu Kagawa, Anthony J. Shield, Lara Taylor, Sarah Shultz, Paul N. Grimshaw, Kaine Grigg, and Alison Coates

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A technique of improved medial meniscus visualization by anterior cruciate ligament graft placement in chronic anterior cruciate deficient knees, Christopher J. Vertullo, Lahann Wijenayake, and Jane E. Grayson

“ScreenIT”: Computerized screening of swallowing, nutrition and distress in head and neck cancer patients during (chemo) radiotherapy, Laurelie Wall, Bena Cartmill, Elizabeth Ward, Anne Hill, Elizabeth Isenring, Josh Byrnes, Suzanne Chambers, Jeff Dunn, Jodie Nixon, Jane Whelan, and Sandro Porceddu

Quantification of competitive game demands of NCAA division I college football players using global positioning systems, Aaron D. Wellman, Sam Coad, Grant C. Goulet, and Christopher P. McLellan

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The epidemiology of injuries in Australian professional rugby union 2014 Super Rugby competition, Timothy Whitehouse, Rob Orr, Edward Fitzgerald, Simon Harries, and Christopher P. McLellan

The acute potentiating effects of heavy sled pulls on sprint performance, Paul W. Winwood, Logan Posthumus, John B. Cronin, and Justin Keogh

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Reducing the psychosocial impact of aphasia on mood and quality of life in people with aphasia and the impact of caregiving in family members through the Aphasia Action Success Knowledge (Aphasia ASK) program: Study protocol for a randomized controlled trial, Linda Worrall, Brooke Ryan, Kyla Hudson, Ian Kneebone, Nina Simmons-Mackie, Asaduzzaman Khan, Tammy Hoffmann, Emma Power, Leanne Togher, and Miranda Rose

Strategies for teaching evidence-based management: What management educators can learn from medicine, April L. Wright, Stuart Middleton, Geoffrey Greenfield, Julian Williams, and Victoria Brazil

Evidence-based management in practice: opening up the decision process, decision-maker and context, April Wright, Raymond F. Zammuto, Peter W. Liesch, Stuart Middleton, Paul Hibbert, John Burke, and Victoria Brazil

Excess protein intake relative to fiber and cardiovascular events in elderly men with chronic kidney disease, H Xu, Megan Rossi, Katrina Campbell, G. L. Sencion, J Ärnlöv, T Cederholm, P Sjögren, U Risérus, B Lindholm, and JJ Carrero

How completely are physiotherapy interventions described in reports of randomised trials?, Tie P. Yamato, Chris Maher, Bruno T. Saragiotto, Tammy C. Hoffmann, and Anne M. Moseley

The TIDieR (Template for Intervention, descriptor and replication) checklist will benefit the physiotherapy profession, Tie P. Yamato, Chris Maher, Bruno T. Saragiotto, Anne Moseley, Tammy Hoffmann, Mark Elkins, Gwendolen Jull, and Ann Moore

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The TIDieR checklist will benefit the physiotherapy profession, Tie P. Yamato, Chris Maher, Bruno T. Saragiotto, Anne M. Moseley, Tammy Hoffmann, and Mark R. Elkins

Appetite predicts intake and nutritional status in patients receiving peritoneal dialysis, Valerie Young, Sarah Balaam, Linda Orazio, Annerley Bates, Sunil V Badve, David W Johnson, and Katrina L Campbell

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Genetic loci for Epstein-Barr virus nuclear antigen-1 are associated with risk of multiple sclerosis, Yuan Zhou, Gu Zhu, Jac C Charlesworth, Steve Simpson, Rohina Rubicz, Harald Hh Göring, Nikolaos A Patsopoulos, Caroline Laverty, Feitong Wu, Anjali Henders, Jonathan J Ellis, Ingrid van der Mei, Grant W Montgomery, John Blangero, Joanne E Curran, Matthew P Johnson, Nicholas G Martin, Dale R Nyholt, Bruce V Taylor, and ANZgene consortium inc Lotti Tajouri

Documents from 2015

Negotiating communties [sic]: Sustainable cultural surf tourism, Andrew C. Abel and Danny O'Brien

Reporting and replicating trials of exercise-based cardiac rehabilitation: Do we know researchers actually did?, Bridget Abell, Paul Glasziou, and Tammy Hoffmann

Reporting and replicating trials of exercise-based cardiac rehabilitation: Do we know researchers acutally did?, Bridget Abell, Paul Glasziou, and Tammy Hoffmann

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Incidence and predictors of 14-day mortality in multidrug-resistant Acinetobacter baumannii in ventilator-associated pneumonia, Basima A. Almomani, Amanda McCullough, Rawan Gharaibeh, Shaher Samrah, and Fatimah Mahasneh

Burnout among medical professionals: Prevalence, risk factors and how to combat the epidemic, Manit Arora

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An automated approach to examining conversational dynamics between people with dementia and their carers, Christina Atay, Erin R. Conway, Daniel Angus, Janet Wiles, Rosemary Baker, and Helen Chenery

Meta-analysis and systematic review of laparoscopic versus open, A Awaiz, Fatima Rahman, Md Belal Hossain, Rossita Mohamad Yunus, Shahjahan Khan, Breda Memon, and Muhammed Ashraf Memon

Review and recommendations for the component tests in the liver function test profile, Tony Badrick and Peter Turner

Palliative pharmacological sedation for terminally ill adults (Review), Elaine Beller, Mieke van Driel, Leanne McGregor, Shani Truong, and Shani MItchell

Assessment of changes to screening programmes: Why randomisation is important, Katy J. L. Bell, Patrick M M Bossuyt, Paul Glasziou, and Les Irwig

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Prevalence of incidental prostate cancer: A systematic review of autopsy studies, Katy J. L. Bell, Chris Del Mar, Gordon Wright, James Dickinson, and Paul Glasziou

Use of functional movement screen in a tactical population: A review, Clare Bock and Rob Orr

How do general practitioners and patients make decisions about cardiovascular disease risk?, Carissa Bonner, Jesse Jansen, Shannon Mckinn, Jenny A. Doust, Paul Glasziou, and Kirsten McCaffery

Is the 'Heart Age' concept helpful or harmful compared to absolute cardiovascular disease risk? An experimental study, Carissa Bonner, Jesse Jansen, Ben Newell, Les Irwig, Armando Teixeira-Pinto, Paul Glasziou, Jenny A. Doust, Shannon Mckinn, and Kirsten McCaffery

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STARD 2015: an updated list of essential items for reporting diagnostic accuracy studies, Patric M. Bossuyt, Johannes B. Reitsma, David E. Bruns, Constantine A. Gatsonis, Paul P. Glasziou, Les Irwig, Jeroen G. Lijmer, David Moher, Drummond Rennie, Henrica C W de Vet, Herbert Y. Kressel, Nader Rifai, Robert M. Golub, Douglas G. Altman, Lotty Hofft, Daniel A. Korevaar, and Jerenie F. Cohen

Impact of resistance training on sarcopenia in nursing care facilities: A pilot study, Hassan H. Bothaina, Jennifer Hewitt, Justin Keogh, Sandra Bermeo, Gustavo Duque, and Timothy Henwood

Big Eyes, Katrina A. Bramstedt

Physical activity and childhood academic achievement: A critical review, Kaitlin Cacciotti, Nikki Milne, and Rob M. Orr

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An assessment of current antenatal care practices and identification of modifiable risk factors for prematurity and low birth weight infants in pregnancy in Solomon Islands, James Cafaro, Elloise Randle, Penelope Wyche, Mark Higgins, James Fink, and Peter Jones

KHA-CARI autosomal dominant polycystic kidney disease guideline: Diet and lifestyle management, Katrina Campbell, Gopala K. Rangan, Pamela Lopez-Vargas, and Allison Tong

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The effects of fluid loss on physical performance: A critical review, Andrew Carlton and Rob Orr

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Mobile phones in research and treatment: Ethical guidelines and future directions, Adrian Carter, Jacki Liddle, Wayne Hall, and Helen Chenery

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The challenge of of overdiagnosis begins with its definition, S Carter, W Rogers, I Heath, C Degeling, Jenny Doust, and Alexandra Barratt

Citation enrichment improves deduplication of primary evidence, Miew Keen Choong, Sarah Thorning, and Guy Tsafnat

Effects of long-term surfing on bone health in mature-aged males, Michael Climstein, Zach Pollard, James Furness, Joe Walsh, Chris McLellan, and Jarrod Meerkin

Physical demands and salivary immunoglobulin a responses of elite Australian rules football athletes to match play, Sam Coad, Bon Gray, George Wehbe, and Christopher P. McLellan

Validity and reliability of a novel salivary immunoassay for individual profiling in applied sports science, Sam Coad, Chris McLellan, Tim Whitehouse, and Bon Gray

The impact of physical training programs on the fitness of tactical populations: a critical review, Charles Cocke and Rob Orr

Interventions to facilitate shared decision making to address antibiotic use for acute respiratory infections in primary care (Review), Peter Coxeter, Chris Del Mar, Leanne McGregor, Elaine Beller, and Tammy C. Hoffmann

Relation of reduced preclinical left ventricular diastolic function and cardiac remodeling in overweight youth to insulin resistance and Inflammation, Rachana Dahiya, Sarah Schultz, Arun Dahiya, Jinlin Fu, Christopher Flatley, Danusia Duncan, John Cardinal, Karam Kostner, Nuala Byrne, Andrew Hills, Mark Harris, Louise Conwell, and Gary Leong

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Blood loss in primary total knee arthroplasty—body temperature is not a significant risk factor—a prospective, consecutive, observational cohort study, Michael Dan, Sarah Martinez Martos, Elaine Beller, Peter Jones, Ray Randle, and David Liu

Functional and radioligand binding characterization of the a1L-adrenoceptor subtype of the human vas deferens, B Davis, M Wiener, Christopher R. Chapple, Donna Sellers, and R. Chess-Williams

The impact of lengthened Australian Army recruit training course on recruit injuries, Georgina Dawson, Ryan Broad, and Rob Orr

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"What should happen before asymptomatic men decide whether or not to have a PSA test?"A report on three community juries, Chris Degeling, Lucie Rychetnik, Kristen Pickles, Rae Thomas, Jennifer A. Doust, Robert A. Gardiner, Paul Glasziou, Ainsley J. Newson, and Stacy M. Carter

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Exercise-induced tendon and bone injury in recreational runners: A test-retest reliability study, Renae Domaschenz, Nicole Vlahovich, Justin Keogh, Stacey Compton, and David Hughes

Building skills, knowledge and confidence in eating and exercise behavior change: Brief motivational interviewing training for healthcare providers, Elizabeth Edwards, Peta Stapleton, Kelly Williams, and Lauren Ball

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On the use of inertial sensors in educational engagement activities, Hugo Espinosa, Jim Lee, Justin Keogh, Josphine Grigg, and Daniel James