420605. Preventative health care


Title420605. Preventative health care
Parent4206. Public health

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Exploration of key drug target proteins highlighting their related regulatory molecules, functional pathways and drug candidates associated with delirium: evidence from meta-data analyses
Mosharaf, Md Parvez, Alam, Khorshed, Gow, Jeff and Mahumud, Rashidul Alam. 2023. "Exploration of key drug target proteins highlighting their related regulatory molecules, functional pathways and drug candidates associated with delirium: evidence from meta-data analyses." BMC Geriatrics. 23. https://doi.org/10.1186/s12877-023-04457-1

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Evaluation of Ayurveda in the Management of Critically Ill COVID-19 Patients in an Intensive Care Unit: An Early Pandemic Retrospective Case-Control Study
Fergusson, Lee, Jain, Neetu, Ayyagari, Raghuram, Munjal, Yogita, Manchanda, Raj K and Cavanaugh, Kenneth L.. 2023. "Evaluation of Ayurveda in the Management of Critically Ill COVID-19 Patients in an Intensive Care Unit: An Early Pandemic Retrospective Case-Control Study." Journal of Maharishi Vedic Research Institute. (22), pp. 11-34.

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Mail-out bowel cancer screening: Identifying the behavioural stumbling blocks
Myers, Larry, Goodwin, Belinda, Ireland, Michael, March, Sonya, Aitken, Joanne, Myers L., Goodwin B.C., Ireland M., March S. and Aitken J.. 2021. "Mail-out bowel cancer screening: Identifying the behavioural stumbling blocks." Psycho-Oncology: journal of the psychological, social and behavioral dimensions of cancer. 31 (5), pp. 816-823. https://doi.org/10.1002/pon.5866

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Barriers to home bowel cancer screening
Goodwin, Belinda C., Myers, Larry, Ireland, Michael J., March, Sonja, Ralph, Nicholas, Dunn, Jeff, Chambers, Suzanne and Aitken, Joanne. 2021. "Barriers to home bowel cancer screening." Psycho-Oncology: journal of the psychological, social and behavioral dimensions of cancer. 30 (10), pp. 1756-1764. https://doi.org/10.1002/pon.5741

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Does distance to hospital affect emergency department presentations and hospital length of stay among COPD patients?
Rana, Rezwanul, Gow, Jeff, Moloney, Clint, King, Alex, Keijzers, Gerben, Beccaria, Gavin and Mullens, Amy. 2022. "Does distance to hospital affect emergency department presentations and hospital length of stay among COPD patients?" Internal Medicine Journal. 52 (3), pp. 403-410. https://doi.org/10.1111/imj.15014

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A health action process approach for developing invitee endorsed interventions to increase mail-out bowel cancer screening
Myers, Larry, Goodwin, Belinda, Ralph, Nicholas, March, Sonja, Myers L., Goodwin B., Ralph N. and March S.. 2022. "A health action process approach for developing invitee endorsed interventions to increase mail-out bowel cancer screening." Applied Psychology: Health and Well-Being. 14 (3), pp. 776-794. https://doi.org/10.1111/aphw.12346

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Associated factors, assessment, management, and outcomes of patients who present to the emergency department for acute exacerbation of chronic obstructive pulmonary disease: A scoping review
Phillips, Tania M., Moloney, Clint, Sneath, Emily, Beccaria, Gavin, Issac, Hancy, Mullens, Amy B., Gow, Jeff, Rana, Rezwanul and King, Alex. 2022. "Associated factors, assessment, management, and outcomes of patients who present to the emergency department for acute exacerbation of chronic obstructive pulmonary disease: A scoping review." Respiratory Medicine. 193, pp. 1-13. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.rmed.2022.106747

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Dietary habits, physical activity, and sedentary behaviour of children of employed mothers: a systematic review
Afrin, Sabiha, Mullens, Amy B., Chakrabarty, Sayan, Bhowmik, Lupa and Biddle, Stuart J.. 2021. "Dietary habits, physical activity, and sedentary behaviour of children of employed mothers: a systematic review." Preventive Medicine Reports. 24, pp. 1-16. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.pmedr.2021.101607

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Education of family members to support weaning to solids and nutrition in infants born preterm
Rigg, Elizabeth Christine and Neville, Christine. 2021. "Education of family members to support weaning to solids and nutrition in infants born preterm." International Journal of Nursing Practice. 27 (3). https://doi.org/10.1111/ijn.12979

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The short-term effects of sedentary behaviour on cerebral hemodynamics and cognitive performance in older adults: A cross-over design on the potential impact of mental and/or physical activity
Maasakkers, Carlijn M., Melis, Rene J. F., Kessels, Roy P. C., Gardiner, Paul A., Olde Rikkert, Marcel G. M., Thijssen, Dick H. J. and Claassen, Jurgen A. H. R.. 2020. "The short-term effects of sedentary behaviour on cerebral hemodynamics and cognitive performance in older adults: A cross-over design on the potential impact of mental and/or physical activity." Alzheimer's Research and Therapy. 12, pp. 1-11. https://doi.org/10.1186/s13195-020-00644-z

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Weight bias on psychological and physical health
Leske, Stuart, Strodl, Esben and Hou, Xiang-Yu. 2012. "Weight bias on psychological and physical health." Australasian Epidemiologist. 19 (1), pp. 18-20.

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Sun exposure and physical activity: the valuable role of UV wearables
Henning, Alyssa, Vanos, Jennifer and Downs, Nathan. 2021. "Sun exposure and physical activity: the valuable role of UV wearables." IEEE Technology and Society Magazine. 40 (3), pp. 16-18. https://doi.org/10.1109/MTS.2021.3101927

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Predictors of dieting and non-dieting approaches among adults living in Australia
Leske, Stuart, Strodl, Esben and Hou, Xiang-Yu. 2017. "Predictors of dieting and non-dieting approaches among adults living in Australia." BMC Public Health. 17, pp. Article number: 214 1-18. https://doi.org/10.1186/s12889-017-4131-0

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Biomarkers of the health outcomes associated with ambient particulate matter exposure
Yang, Lixin, Hou, Xiang-Yu, Wei, Yongjie, Thai, Phong and Chai, Fahe. 2017. "Biomarkers of the health outcomes associated with ambient particulate matter exposure." Science of the Total Environment. 579, pp. 1446-1459. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.scitotenv.2016.11.146

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Tools to measure HIV knowledge, attitudes & practices (KAPs) in healthcare providers: a systematic review
Kaladharan, Siddharth, Daken, Kirstie, Mullens, Amy B. and Durham, Jo. 2021. "Tools to measure HIV knowledge, attitudes & practices (KAPs) in healthcare providers: a systematic review." AIDS Care. 33 (11), pp. 1500-1506. https://doi.org/10.1080/09540121.2020.1822502

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The Simulated Ocular and Whole-Body Distribution of Natural Sunlight to Kiteboarders: A High-Risk Case of UVR Exposure for Athletes Utilizing Water Surfaces in Sport
Downs, Nathan J., Parisi, Alfio V., Schouten, Peter W., Igoe, Damien P. and De Castro-Maqueda, Guillermo. 2020. "The Simulated Ocular and Whole-Body Distribution of Natural Sunlight to Kiteboarders: A High-Risk Case of UVR Exposure for Athletes Utilizing Water Surfaces in Sport." Photochemistry and Photobiology. 96 (4), pp. 926-935. https://doi.org/10.1111/PHP.13200

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Geographic variations in stage at diagnosis and survival for colorectal cancer in Australia: a systematic review
Crawford-Williams, Fiona, March, Sonja, Goodwin, Belinda C., Ireland, Michael J., Chambers, Suzanne K., Aitken, Joanne F. and Dunn, Jeff. 2019. "Geographic variations in stage at diagnosis and survival for colorectal cancer in Australia: a systematic review." European Journal of Cancer Care. 28 (3), pp. 1-16. https://doi.org/10.1111/ecc.13072

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General practitioner endorsement of mail-out colorectal cancer screening: The perspective of nonparticipants
Goodwin, Belinda C., Crawford-Williams, Fiona, Ireland, Michael J., March, Sonja, Goodwin B.C., Crawford-Williams F., Ireland M.J. and March S.. 2020. "General practitioner endorsement of mail-out colorectal cancer screening: The perspective of nonparticipants." Translational Behavioral Medicine. 10 (2), pp. 366-374. https://doi.org/10.1093/tbm/ibz011

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Validating water safety competence
Baker, Shayne. 2019. "Validating water safety competence." International Journal of Aquatic Research and Education. 11 (4), pp. 1-10. https://doi.org/10.25035/ijare.11.04.05

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Systematic review summary: smoking cessation interventions for smokers with current or past depression
Neville, Christine. 2015. "Systematic review summary: smoking cessation interventions for smokers with current or past depression." Singapore Nursing Journal. 42 (1), pp. 43-44.

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A pilot observational study of environmental summertime health risk behaviour in central Brisbane, Queensland: opportunities to raise sun protection awareness in Australia’s Sunshine State
Dexter, Ben, King, Rachel, Harrison, Simone L., Parisi, Alfio V. and Downs, Nathan J.. 2019. "A pilot observational study of environmental summertime health risk behaviour in central Brisbane, Queensland: opportunities to raise sun protection awareness in Australia’s Sunshine State." Photochemistry and Photobiology. 95 (2), pp. 650-655. https://doi.org/10.1111/php.13011

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Self-efficacy and planning strategies can improve physical activity levels in women with a recent history of gestational diabetes mellitus
Pinidiyapathirage, Janani, Jayasuriya, Rohan, Cheung, N. Wah and Schwarzer, Ralf. 2018. "Self-efficacy and planning strategies can improve physical activity levels in women with a recent history of gestational diabetes mellitus." Psychology and Health: an international journal. 33 (8), pp. 1062-1077. https://doi.org/10.1080/08870446.2018.1458983

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Triathlon and the potential for solar ultraviolet exposure risk assessed during the swim, bicycle and running legs of competitive Australian Ironman events
Axelsen, Taryn, Parisi, Alfio V. and Downs, Nathan J.. 2018. "Triathlon and the potential for solar ultraviolet exposure risk assessed during the swim, bicycle and running legs of competitive Australian Ironman events." 4th International Conference on UV & Skin Cancer Prevention 2018. Toronto, Canada 01 - 04 May 2018

Poster

The inverse relationship between the incidence of solar induced eye disease and reported skin cancer rates at high elevation in the tropical Andes, Ecuador, South America
Downs, Nathan J., Garzon Chavez, Daniel R., Quentin, Emmanuelle, Harrison, Simone L., Parisi, Alfio V. and Butler, Harry. 2018. "The inverse relationship between the incidence of solar induced eye disease and reported skin cancer rates at high elevation in the tropical Andes, Ecuador, South America." 4th International Conference on UV & Skin Cancer Prevention 2018. Toronto, Canada 01 - 04 May 2018 Canada.

Presentation

A comprehensive approach to evaluating and classifying sun-protective clothing
Downs, N. J. and Harrison, S. L.. 2018. "A comprehensive approach to evaluating and classifying sun-protective clothing." British Journal of Dermatology. 178 (4), pp. 958-964. https://doi.org/10.1111/bjd.15938

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Nursing and midwifery education for a healthier world
Rogers-Clark, Cath. 2012. "Nursing and midwifery education for a healthier world." Follow The Sun 2012: Online Learning Futures Festival (SUN 2012): Futures for Knowledge. Leicester, United Kingdom 27 - 30 Mar 2012 Leicester, United Kingdom.

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How Australian general practitioners engage in discussions about alcohol with their patients: a cross-sectional study
Miller, Emma R., Ramsey, Imogen J., Tran, Ly Thi, Tsourtos, George, Baratiny, Genevieve, Manocha, Ramesh and Olver, Ian N. 2016. "How Australian general practitioners engage in discussions about alcohol with their patients: a cross-sectional study." BMJ Open. 6 (12), pp. 1-10. https://doi.org/10.1136/bmjopen-2016-013921

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Exercise training improved body composition, cardiovascular function, and physical fitness of 5-year-old children with obesity or normal body mass
Tan, Sijie, Chen, Cheng, Sui, Mingyang, Xue, Lunan and Wang, Jianxiong. 2017. "Exercise training improved body composition, cardiovascular function, and physical fitness of 5-year-old children with obesity or normal body mass." Pediatric Exercise Science. 29 (2), pp. 245-253. https://doi.org/10.1123/pes.2016-0107

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Methods and systems used to measure and monitor occupational disease and injury in New Zealand
King, Julian, Hibbert, Peter, Butt, Helena and Schultz, Leon. 2005. Methods and systems used to measure and monitor occupational disease and injury in New Zealand. Wellington, New Zealand. National Occupational Health and Safety Advisory Committee.

Technical report

Message on a bottle: are alcohol warning labels about cancer appropriate?
Miller, Emma R., Ramsey, Imogen J., Baratiny, Genevieve Y. and Olver, Ian N.. 2016. "Message on a bottle: are alcohol warning labels about cancer appropriate?" BMC Public Health. 16 (139), pp. 1-10. https://doi.org/10.1186/s12889-016-2812-8

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Colorectal cancer screening in rural and remote areas: analysis of the National Bowel Cancer Screening Program data for South Australia
Martini, A., Javanparast, S., Ward, P. R., Baratiny, G., Gill, T., Cole, S., Tsourtos, G., Aylward, P., Jiwa, M., Misan, G., Wilson, C. and Young, G. P.. 2011. "Colorectal cancer screening in rural and remote areas: analysis of the National Bowel Cancer Screening Program data for South Australia." Rural and Remote Health. 11 (2), pp. 1-11.

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Collecting cancer risk factor data from hospital outpatients: use of touch-screen computers
Baratiny, Genevieve Y., Campbell, Elizabeth M., Sanson-Fisher, Rob W., Graham, June and Cockburn, Jill. 2000. "Collecting cancer risk factor data from hospital outpatients: use of touch-screen computers." Cancer Detection and Prevention. 24 (6), pp. 501-507.

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Hospital patients receptive to quit smoking advice
Baratiny, Genevieve, Campbell, Elizabeth, Sanson-Fisher, Rob and Cockburn, Jill. 2003. "Hospital patients receptive to quit smoking advice." Health Promotion Journal of Australia. 14 (1), pp. 69-69. https://doi.org/10.1071/HE03069

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How equitable are colorectal cancer screening programs which include FOBTs? A review of qualitative and quantitative studies
Javanparast, Sara, Ward, Paul, Young, Graeme, Wilson, Carlene, Carter, Stacy, Misan, Gary, Cole, Stephen, Jiwa, Moyez, Tsourtos, George, Martini, Angelita, Gill, Tiffany, Baratiny, Genevieve and Ah Matt, Michelle. 2010. "How equitable are colorectal cancer screening programs which include FOBTs? A review of qualitative and quantitative studies." Preventive Medicine. 50 (4), pp. 165-172. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.ypmed.2010.02.003

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A cross-sectional analysis of participation in National Bowel Cancer Screening Program in Adelaide by age, gender and geographical location of residence
Javanparast, Sara, Ward, Paul R., Cole, Stephen, Gill, Tiffany, Ah Matt, Michelle, Aylward, Paul, Baratiny, Genevieve, Jiwa, Moyez, Martini, Angelita, Misan, Gary, Tsourtos, George, Wilson, Carlene and Young, Graeme. 2010. "A cross-sectional analysis of participation in National Bowel Cancer Screening Program in Adelaide by age, gender and geographical location of residence." Australasian Medical Journal. 1 (1), pp. 141-146. https://doi.org/10.4066/AMJ.2010.198

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Equity of colorectal cancer screening: cross-sectional analysis of National Bowel Cancer Screening Program data for South Australia
Ward, Paul R., Javanparast, Sara, Ah Matt, Michelle, Martini, Angelita, Tsourtos, George, Cole, Stephen, Gill, Tiffany, Aylward, Paul, Baratiny, Genevieve, Jiwa, Moyez, Misan, Gary, Wilson, Carlene and Young, Graeme. 2011. "Equity of colorectal cancer screening: cross-sectional analysis of National Bowel Cancer Screening Program data for South Australia." Australian and New Zealand Journal of Public Health. 35 (1), pp. 61-65. https://doi.org/10.1111/j.1753-6405.2010.00637.x

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Screening for colorectal cancer in remote, rural and metropolitan South Australia: analysis of the National Bowel Cancer Screening Program data
Martini, Angelita, Javanparast, Sara, Ward, Paul R., Cole, Stephen, Alyward, Paul, Baratiny, Genevieve, Gill, Tiffany, Tsourtos, George, Misan, Gary, Wilson, Carlene and Young, Graeme. 2011. "Screening for colorectal cancer in remote, rural and metropolitan South Australia: analysis of the National Bowel Cancer Screening Program data." Public Health Bulletin South Australia. 8 (1), pp. 49-55.

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Progress towards an industry standard for sun-protective clothing incorporating body coverage
Harrison, Simone and Downs, Nathan. 2015. "Progress towards an industry standard for sun-protective clothing incorporating body coverage." 2nd Global Advances and Controversies in Skin Cancer 2015 (GAC-SC) in association with the 7th UQ/HealthCert Skin Cancer Conference. Brisbane, Australia 29 - 31 Oct 2015 Australia.

Poster

Queensland teacher sun survey: measurements and procedures for recording occupational UV exposures in Townsville and Toowoomba
Downs, Nathan, Harrison, Simone and Parisi, Alfio. 2015. "Queensland teacher sun survey: measurements and procedures for recording occupational UV exposures in Townsville and Toowoomba." Townsville Health Symposium 2015. Townsville, Australia 07 - 09 Oct 2015 Australia.

Paper

Development of a reproducible evaluation and classification system for sun-protective garments incorporating body surface coverage
Harrison, Simone and Downs, Nathan. 2015. "Development of a reproducible evaluation and classification system for sun-protective garments incorporating body surface coverage." 2015 International Conference on Textile Science and Engineering (CTSE 2015). Suzhou, China 23 - 25 Oct 2015

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