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Submissions from 2014

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Intraoperative radiotherapy for early breast cancer: Do health professionals choose convenience or risk?, Tammy Corica, David Joseph, Christobel Saunders, Max Bulsara, and Anna K. Nowak

Technical quality assurance during the TROG 03.04 ‘RADAR’ prostate radiotherapy trial: are the results reflected in observed toxicity rates?, M A. Ebert, Max Bulsara, A Haworth, R Kearvell, S Richardson, A Kennedy, N A. Spry, S A. Bydder, D J. Joseph, and J W. Denham

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From biomarkers to medical tests: The changing landscape of test evaluation, Andrea R. Horvath, Sarah J. Lord, Andrew St John, Sverre Sandberg, Christa M. Cobbaert, Stefan Lorenz, Phillip J. Monaghan, Wilma D.J. Verhagen-Kamerbeek, Christoph Ebert, and Patrick M.M. Bossuyt

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Image analysis of liver biopsy samples measures fibrosis and predicts clinical outcome, Yi Huang, Bastiaan De Boer, Leon A. Adams, Gerry MacQuillan, Max Bulsara, and Gary P. Jeffrey

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Early discontinuation of endocrine therapy for breast cancer: Who is at risk in clinical practice?, Anna Kemp, David Preen, Christobel Saunders, Francis Boyle, Max Bulsara, Eva Malacova, and Elizabeth E. Roughead

An audit of chronic hepatitis B contact tracing in metropolitan Western Australia, L Mascarenhas and Donna B. Mak

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A panel of genes methylated with high frequency in colorectal cancer, Susan M. Mitchell, Jason P. Ross, Horace R. Drew, Thu Ho, Glenn S. Brown, Neil F W Saunders, Konsta R. Duesing, Michael J. Buckley, Rob Dunne, Iain Beetson, Keith N. Rand, Aidan McEvoy, Melissa L. Thomas, Rohan T. Baker, David A. Wattchow, Graeme P. Young, Trevor J. Lockett, Susanne K. Pedersen, Lawrence C. LaPointe, and Peter L. Molloy

Non-culture Neisseria gonorrhoeae molecular penicillinase production surveillance demonstrates the long-term success of empirical dual therapy and informs gonorrhoea management guidelines in a highly endemic setting, David J. Speers, Rachel E. Fisk, Namraj Goire, and Donna Mak

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A longitudinal cohort study of the impact of first and both eye cataract surgery on falls and other injuries in Vietnam, Kien Gia To, Lynn Meuleners, Max Bulsara, Michelle L. Fraser, Dat Van Deong, Dung Van Do, Van-Anh Ngoc Huynch, Tien Duy Phi, and Hoang Huy Tran

Radiotherapy for breast cancer, the TARGIT-A trial — Authors' reply, Jayant S. Vaidya, Frederik Wenz, Max Bulsara, Jeffrey S. Tobias, David Joseph, and Michael Baum

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Risk-adapted targeted intraoperative radiotherapy versus whole-breast radiotherapy for breast cancer: 5-year results for local control and overall survival from the TARGIT-A randomised trial, Jayant S. Vaidya, Frederik Wenz, Max Bulsara, Jeffrey S. Tobias, David Joseph, Mohammed Keshtgar, Henrik Flyger, Samuele Massarut, Michael Alvarado, Christobel Saunders, Wolfgang Eiermann, Marinos Metaxas, Elena Sperk, Marc Sutterlin, Douglas Brown, Laura Esserman, Mario Roncadin, Alastair Thompson, John Dewar, Helle R. Holtveg, Steffi Pigorsch, Mary Falzon, Eleanor Harris, April Matthews, Chris Brew-Graves, Ingrid Potyka, Tammy Corica, Norman R. Williams, and Michael Baum

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Assessing self-perception in patients with chronic low back pain: Development of a back-specific body-perception questionnaire, Benedict M. Wand, Monique James, Sam Abbaszadeh, Pamela Jane George, Pamela Margaret Formby, Anne Julia Smith, and Neil Edward O'Connell

Submissions from 2013

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Perceptions of barriers to discussing and testing for sexually transmitted infections in a convenience sample of general practice patients, Joanne R. Baker, Diane E. Arnold-Reed, Tom Brett, Dana A. Hince, Ilse O'Ferrall, and Max K. Bulsara

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Multimorbidity in patients attending 2 Australian primary care practices, Tom Brett, Diane Arnold-Reed, Aurora Popescu, Bishoy Soliman, Max Bulsara, Hilary Fine, Geoff Bovell, and Robert G. Moorhead

Safety surveillance of influenza vaccine in pregnant women, Dale Carcione, Christopher C. Blyth, Peter C. Richmond, Donna Mak, and Paul V. Effler

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Differential associations between body mass index and outcomes after elective adult cardiac surgery: A linked data cohort study, K. M. Ho, C Bertenshaw, S. Same, M. Schneider, K. A. Williams, T. Godsell, and Kathryn M. Hird

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Objective assessment of cosmetic outcome after targeted intraoperative radiotherapy in breast cancer: Results from a randomised controlled trial, Mohammed Keshtgar, Norman R. Williams, Max K. Bulsara, Christobel Saunders, Henrik Flyger, Jaime S. Cardaso, Tammy Corica, Neils Kroman, Nikolaos V. Michalopoulos, and David J. Joseph

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The validation of the E-Victimisation Scale (E-VS) and the E-Bullying Scale (E-BS) for adolescents, Lawrence T. Lam and Yongxin Li

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Esophageal dysmotility after laparoscopic gastric band surgery, Philip A. Le Page, Sebastianus Kwon, Sarah J. Lord, and Reginald V.N. Lord

Needle and syringe distribution trends in Western Australia, 1990 to 2009, Georgiana Lilley, Donna Mak, and Trinity Fredericks

Disabling chronic low back pain as an iatrogenic disorder: A qualitative study in Aboriginal Australians, Ivan B. Lin, Peter B. O'Sullivan, Juli A. Coffin, Donna B. Mak, Sandy Toussaint, and Leon M. Straker

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Living with advanced cancer and an uncertain disease trajectory: An emerging population in palliative care?, Elizabeth A. Lobb PhD, MAppSci,B.Ad.Ed; John Kearsley; Winston Lilauw; Leslie White; and Annmarie Hosie

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Signs of post-traumatic stress disorder in caregivers following an expected death: A qualitative study, Elizabeth A. Lobb PhD, MAppSci,B.Ad.Ed; Christine Sanderson; Jane Mowll; Phyllis N. Butow; Naomi McGowan; and Melanie A. Price

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Factors determining vaccine uptake in Western Australian adolescents, Donna B. Mak, Max K. Bulsara, Megan Wrate, Dale Carcione, Melissa Chantry, and Paul V. Effler

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Enriched environments and motor outcomes in cerebral palsy: Systematic review and meta-analysis, Catherine J. Morgan, Iona Novak, and Nadia Badawi

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High biological variation of serum hyaluronic acid and Hepascore, a biochemical marker model for the prediction of liver fibrosis, Enrico Rossi, Leon A. Adams, Helena L. Ching, Max K. Bulsara, Gerry MacQuillan, and Gary P. Jeffrey

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Using expert panels to determine the level of cancer knowledge required of junior doctors in Australia. Part 1: Methodology and results, Darren L. Starmer, Elaine Chapman, and Michael J. Millward

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Predictors of uptake of influenza vaccination: A survey of pregnant women in Western Australia, Silje E. Taksdal, Donna Mak, Sarah Joyce, Stephania Tomlin, Dale Carcione, Paul K. Armstrong, and Paul V. Effler

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Where do children travel to and what local opportunities are available? The relationship between neighborhood destinations and children’s independent mobility, Karen Villanueva, Billie Giles-Corti, Max K. Bulsara, Anna Timperio, Gavin McCormack, Bridget Beesley, Georgina Trapp, and Nicholas Middleton

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Brugada syndrome, Michael Wan, Jessica Jellins, Mitchell Milanovic, David-Joel Taitz, S. H. Wan, and P. W. Yam

Aboriginal and non-Aboriginal sexually transmitted infections and blood borne virus notification rates in Western Australia: Using linked data to improve estimates, Rochelle E. Watkins, Donna Mak, Carolien M. Giele, and Sharon Clews

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“Through the kids . . . We connected with our community”: Children as catalysts of social capital, Lisa Wood, Billie Giles-Corti, Stephen R. Zubrick, and Max K. Bulsara

Submissions from 2012

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The adaptor protein 14-3-3 binds to the calcium-sensing receptor and attenuates receptor-mediated Rho kinase signalling, Ajanthy Arulpragasam, Aaron L. Magno, Evan Ingley, Suzanne J. Brown, Arthur D. Conigraves, Thomas Ratajczak, and Bryan K. Ward

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Cerebrovascular risk factors in early-onset dementia, Emily R. Atkins, Max K. Bulsara, and Peter K. Panegyres

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The natural history of early-onset dementia: The Artemis Project, Emily R. Atkins, Max K. Bulsara, and Peter K. Panegyres

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Factors associated with the performance of a blood-based interferon-γ release assay in diagnosing tuberculosis, Sally Banfield, Elaine Pascoe, Aesen Thambiran, Aris Siafarikas, and David Burgner

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The birth of convulsive therapy revisited: A reappraisal of László Meduna's first cohort of patients, Brigitta Baran, István Bitter, Gabor S. Ungvari, and Gábor Gazdag

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Venom immunotherapy for preventing allergic reactions to insect stings, Robert J. Boyle, Mariam Elremeli, Juliet Hockenhull, Mary Gemma Cherry, Max K. Bulsara, Michael Daniels, and J. N. G. Oude Elberink

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Book review: The Challenge of change: Putting patients before providers, Tom Brett

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The Fremantle Primary Prevention Study: A multicentre randomised trial of absolute cardiovascular risk reduction, Tom Brett, Diane Arnold-Reed, Cam Phan, Frances Cadden, William Walker, Wendy Manea-Walley, Noelene Mora, Julie Young, and Max Bulsara

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An approach to functional abdominal pain in children and adolescents, Tom Brett, Marion Rowland, and Brendan Drumm

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Improving stress testing compliance following chest pain presentations to the emergency department, Kevin Chung, David Playford, and Stephen P J Macdonald

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Preventing hypothermia in elective arthroscopic shoulder surgery patients: A protocol for a randomised controlled trial, Jed Duff, Renatta Di Staso, Kerry-Anne Cobbe, Nicole Draper, Simon Tan, Emma Halliday, Sandy Middleton, Lawrence Lam, and Kim Walker

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A difficult diagnosis of severe loin abdominal pain: Another imitation of other pathology, Gordian Fulde and Tiffany Fulde

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Short term effects of exercise training on exercise capacity and quality of life in patients with pulmonary arterial hypertension: Protocol for a randomised controlled trial, Louise Ganderton, Sue Jenkins, Kevin Gain, Robin Fowler, Peta Winship, Dianne Lunt, and Eli Gabbay

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The practice of consenting to electroconvulsive therapy in the European Union, Gábor Gazdag, Rozália Takács, Gabor S. Ungvari, and Pascal Sienaert

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Organizational environment of outpatient drug treatment services in Hungary: A pilot study, Gábor Gazdag, Gabor S. Ungvari, Rozália Takács, and József Rácz

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Disabling synovitis associated with LARS artificial ligament use in anterior cruciate ligament reconstruction: A case report, Constantine M. Glezos, Alison Waller, Henry E. Bourke, Lucy J. Salmon, and Leo Pinczewski

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Information needs and preferences of women as they proceed through radiotherapy for breast cancer, Georgia K B Halkett, Linda J. Kristjanson, Elizabeth Lobb, Jonathon Little, Therese Shaw, Mandy Taylor, and Nigel Spry

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Cyclical variation in the incidence of childhood type 1 diabetes in Western Australia (1985–2010), Aveni Haynes, Max K. Bulsara, Carol Bower, Timothy W. Jones, and Elizabeth A. Davis

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Undiagnosed bipolar disorder in patients treated for major depression in China, Chen Hu, Yu-Tao Xiang, Gabor S. Ungvari, Faith B. Dickerson, Amy M. Kilbourne, Tian-Mei Si, Yi-Ru Fang, Zheng Lu, Hai-Chen Yang, Helen F K Chiu, Kelly Y C Lai, Jian Hu, Zhi-Yu Chen, Yi Huang, Jing Sun, Xiao-Ping Wang, Hui-Chun Li, Jin-Bei Zhang, and Gang Wang

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Outcome of anatomic transphyseal anterior cruciate ligament reconstruction in Tanner Stage 1 and 2 patients with open physes, Catherine Hui, Justin Roe, Duncan Ferguson, Alison Waller, Lucy Salmon, and Leo Pinczewski

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Sterile abscess formation associated with depot leuprorelin acetate therapy for central precocious puberty, Stephanie R. Johnson, Richard C. Nolan, Maree T. Grant, Glynis J. Price, Aris Siafarikas, and Catherine SY Choong

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Death adder envenoming causes neurotoxicity not reversed by antivenom - Australian Snakebite Project (ASP-16), Christopher I. Johnstone, Margaret A. O'Leary, Simon G A Brown, Bart J. Currie, Lambros Halkidis, Richard Whitaker, Benjamin Close, and Geoffrey K. Isbister for the ASP Investigators

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Health information-seeking behaviour on the internet and health literacy among older Australians, Mary K. Lam and Lawrence T. Lam

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Predictors of the depressive symptomatology of the family caregivers of Chinese stroke patients in Hong Kong, C G. Lau, W K. Tang, K S. Wong, V Mok, and Gabor S. Ungvari

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The challenge of giving bad news, Elizabeth A. Lobb

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A bridge between cultures: Interpreter's perspectives of consultations with migrant oncology patients, Elizabeth A. Lobb PhD, MAppSci,B.Ad.Ed; Phyllis N. Butow; Michael Jefford; David Goldstein; Maurice Eisenbruch; Afaf Girgis; Schofield Penelope; Madeleine King; Ming Sze; and Lynley Aldridge

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Are we being overly cautious? A qualitative inquiry into the experiences and perceptions of treatment-focused germline BRCA genetic testing amongst women recently diagnosed with breast cancer, Elizabeth A. Lobb PhD, MAppSci,B.Ad.Ed; M Gleeson; K Watts; Elvira Zilliacus; Bettina Meiser; K Tucker; and G Mitchell

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Psycho-educational group intervention for family caregivers of hospitalized palliative care patients: Pilot study, Elizabeth A. Lobb PhD, MAppSci,B.Ad.Ed; Peter L. Hudson R.N., Ph.D.; Kristina Thomas DPsych(Health); Rachel D. Zordan Ph.D., GradDipSc((Psych), B.Sc.(Psych); Tom Trauer Ph.D., B.A. (Hons); Karen Quinn R.N., M.N. (Research); Anne Williams Ph.D., M.Sc.(Hons), R.N.; and Michael Summers Ph.D., BAppSocSci, MSocPol

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A call to the field: Complicated grief in the DSM-5, Elizabeth A. Lobb PhD, MAppSci,B.Ad.Ed; Therese A. Rando Ph.D.,BCETS,BCBT; Kenneth J. Doka Ph.D.; Stephen Fleming Ph.D., C.Psych; Maria H. Franco Ph.D.; Colin Murray Parkes MD; and Rose Steele RN, Ph.D.

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A cross-sectional study of clinical management, and provision of health services and their utilisation, by patients with Parkinson’s disease in urban and regional Victoria, Michal Lubomski, R Louise Rushworth, Will Lee, Kelly Bertram, and David R. Williams

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Clinical audit in the final year of undergraduate medical education: Towards better care of future generations, Donna Mak

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Living and working with the people of ‘the bush’: A foundation for rural and remote clinical placements in undergraduate medical education, Donna B. Mak and Barbara Miflin

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Allergic disease in the first year of life is associated with differences in subsequent neurodevelopment and behaviour, Suzanne J. Meldrum, Janet A. Dunstan, Trevor A. Mori, Kathryn Hird, Karen Simmer, and Susan L. Prescott

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Effects of high-dose fish oil supplementation during early infancy on neurodevelopment and language: A randomised controlled trial, Suzanne J. Meldrum, Nina D'Vaz, Karen Simmer, Janet A. Dunstan, Kathryn Hird, and Susan L. Prescott

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General practice teachers, Robert Moorhead, Tom Brett, Diane Arnold-Reed, and Maria Saldanha

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Burn injury has a systemic effect on reinnervation of skin and restoration of nociceptive function, Natalie M. Morellini, Mark W. Fear, Suzanne Rea, Adrian K. West, Fiona M. wood, and Sarah A. Dunlop

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Changes in the plasma cytokine and growth factor profile are associated with impaired healing in pediatric patients treated with INTEGRA® for reconstructive procedures, Michal Nessler, Jacek Puchala, Fiona M. Wood, Hilary J. Wallace, Mark W. Fear, Katarzyna Nessler, and Justyna Drukala

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Evidence to practice commentary: Is more therapy better?, Iona Novak

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Evidence to practice commentary: The evidence alert traffic light grading system, Iona Novak

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Dietary component of lifestyle interventions helps obese pregnant women, Julie A. Quinlivan

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Prevalence and associations of domestic violence at an Australian colposcopy clinic, Julie A. Quinlivan, Rachael R. Collier, and Rodney W. Petersen

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The impact of molar pregnancy on the male partner, Julie A. Quinlivan, Kim A. Ung, and Rodney W. Petersen

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Matching positive end-expiratory pressure to intra-abdominal pressure prevents end-expiratory lung volume decline in a pig model of intra-abdominal hypertension, Adrian Regli, Jakob Chakera, Bart L. De Keulenaer, Brigit Roberts, Bill Noffsinger, Bhajan Singh, and Peter V. van Heerden

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Community blood lead survey with emphasis on preschool children following lead dust pollution in Esperance, Western Australia, Enrico Rossi, Virginia McLaughlin, John Joseph, Max K. Bulsara, Kerryn Coleman, Charles Douglas, and Andrew Robertson

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Evaluation of the interpretative skills of participants of a limited transthoracic echocardiography training course (H.A.R.T.scan® course), C F. Royse, D L. Haji, John G. Faris, Michael G. Veltman, A Kumar, and A G. Royse

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Core review: Physician-performed ultrasound: The time has come for routine use in acute care medicine, Colin F. Royse, David J. Canty, John Faris, Darsim L. Haji, Michael Veltman, and Alistair Royse

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Early loss of the glucagon response to hypoglycemia in adolescents with type 1 diabetes, Aris Siafarikas, Robert J. Johnston, Max K. Bulsara, Peter O'Leary, Timothy W. Jones, and Elizabeth A. Davis

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In vitro fertilization and breast cancer: Is there cause for concern?, Louise M. Stewart, C D'Arcy J Holman, Roger Hart, Max K. Bulsara, David B. Preen, and Judith C. Finn

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The benefits and limitations of using ultrasonography to supplement anatomical understanding, Greg Sweetman, Gail Crawford, Kathryn Hird, and Mark W. Fear

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Electroconvulsive therapy on Hungarian websites, Rozália Takács, Gabor S. Ungvari, and Gábor Gazdag

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Cerebral microbleeds and suicidality in stroke, Wai Kwong Tang, Yang Kun Chen, Hua Jun Liang, Winnie C W Chu, Vincent C T Mok, Gabor S. Ungvari, and Ka Sing Wong

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Frontal infarcts and anxiety in stroke, Wai Kwong Tang, Yangkun Chen, Jinyan Lu, Huajun Liang, Winnie Chiu Wing Chu, Vincent Chung Tong, Gabor Sandor Ungvari, and Ka Sing Wong

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The role of ondansetron in the management of cholestatic or uremic pruritus—A systematic review, Timothy H M To, Katherine Clark, Lawrence Lam, Tania Shelby-James, and David Christopher Currow

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K/B×N serum transfer arthritis is delayed and less severe in leukaemia inhibitory factor (LIF)-deficient mice, A Upadhyay, D Senyschyn, L Santos, R Gu, Graeme J. Carroll, and J A. Jazayeri

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How far do children travel from their homes? Exploring children's activity spaces in their neighborhood, Karen Villanueva, Billie Giles-Corti, Max Bulsara, Gavin R. McCormack, Anna Timperio, Nick Middleton, Bridget Beesley, and Georgina Trapp

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Open reduction and internal fixation of mandibular angle fractures: Does the transbuccal technique produce fewer complications after treatment than the transoral technique?, Kenneth Wan, Raymond A. Williamson, Dieter Gebauer, and Kathryn Hird

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Prevention of venous thromboembolism in patients admitted to Australian hospitals: Summary of National Health and Medical Research Council clinical practice guideline, N Wickham, A S. Gallus, Barry N J Walters, A Wilson, and the NHMRC VTE Prevention Guideline Adaptation Committee

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Characterisation of the cell suspension harvested from the dermal epidermal junction using a ReCell® kit, Fiona M. Wood, Natalie Giles, Andrew Stevenson, Suzanne Rea, and Mark Fear

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Streets apart: Does social capital vary with neighbourhood design?, Lisa Wood, Billie Giles-Corti, and Max Bulsara

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Antipsychotic polypharmacy in inpatients with schizophrenia in Asia (2001−2009), Y.-T Xiang, C.-Y Wang, T.-M Si, E H M Lee, Y.-L He, G S. Ungvari, and et al.

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Prescribing patterns of low doses of antipsychotic medications in older Asian patients with schizophrenia, 2001–2009, Yu-Tao Xiang, Faith Dickerson, Julie Kreyenbuhl, Gabor S. Ungvari, Chuan-Yue Wang, Tian-Mei Si, Edwin H M Lee, Yan-Ling He, Helen F K Chiu, Kelly Y C Lai, Naotaka Shinfuku, Shu-Yu Yang, Mian-Yoon Chong, Ee-Heok Kua, Senta Fujii, Kang Sim, Michael K H Yong, Jitendra K. Trivedi, Eun-Kee chung, Pichet Udomratn, Kok-Yoon Chee, Norman Sartorius, and Chay-Hoon Tan

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Association of insight with sociodemographic and clinical factors, quality of life, and cognition in Chinese patients with schizophrenia, Yu-Tao Xiang, Ying Wang, Chuan-Yue Wang, Helen F K Chiu, Qi Chen, Sandra S M Chan, Kelly Y C Lai, Edwin H M Lee, and Gabor S. Ungvari

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Association between beta-blockers and fracture risk: A Bayesian meta-analysis, Shuman Yang, Nguyen D. Nguyen, John A. Eisman, and Tuan V. Nguyen

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Anatomical landmark localization in breast dynamic contrast-enhanced MR imaging, X X. Yin, B W-H Ng, Q Yang, Alex Pitman, K Ramamohanarao, and D Abbott

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Fish-oil supplementation in pregnancy does not reduce the risk of gestational diabetes or preeclampsia, Shao J. Zhou, Lisa Yelland, Andy J. McPhee, Julie Quinlivan, Robert A. Gibson, and Maria Makrides

Submissions from 2011

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Complex non-invasive fibrosis models are more accurate than simple models in non-alcoholic fatty liver disease, Leon A. Adams, Jacob George, Elisabetta Bugianesi, Enrico Rossi, Bastiaan De Boer, David van der Poorten, Helena L. I Ching, Max K. Bulsara, and Gary P. Jeffrey

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A preliminary investigation of the reinnervation and return of sensory function in burn patients treated with INTEGRA®, James R. Anderson, Mark W. Fear, Jacqueline K. Phillips, Linda F. Dawson, Hilary Wallace, Fiona M. Wood, and Suzanne M. Rea

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Femoroacetabular impingement, Suzanne E. Anderson, Klaus Arno Siebenrock, and Moritz Tannast