Science, Medicine and Health was formed in 2013 following an organisational restructure. It comprised an amalgamation of the former Faculty of Science, Graduate School of Medicine and Faculty of Health and Behavioural Sciences. Related series: Faculty of Science, Medicine and Health - Papers; Faculty of Social Sciences - Papers.


Papers from 2012

Restricting unhealthy food sponsorship: attitudes of the sporting community, Bridget Kelly, Louise A. Baur, Adrian E. Bauman, Lesley King, Kathy Chapman, and Ben J. Smith

Derailing healthy choices: an audit of vending machines at train stations in NSW, Bridget Kelly, Victoria M. Flood, Cecilia Bicego, and Heather Yeatman

Establishing the need for multiple health behaviour change interventions within residential substance abuse services: results from a participant survey, Peter Kelly, A L. Baker, Frances Kay-Lambkin, Frank P. Deane, and Billie Bonevski


Prevalence of smoking and other health risk factors in people attending residential substance abuse treatment, Peter J. Kelly, Amanda L. Baker, Frank P. Deane, Frances Kay-Lambkin, Billie Bonevski, and Jenna Tregarthen

Using the theory of planned behavior to examine residential substance abuse workers' intention to use evidence-based practices, Peter J. Kelly, Frank P. Deane, and Megan J. Lovett


Study protocol: a randomized controlled trial of a computer-based depression and substance abuse intervention for people attending residential substance abuse treatment, Peter J. Kelly, Frances Kay-Lambkin, Amanda Baker, Frank P. Deane, Adam C. Brooks, Alexandra Mitchell, Sarah Marshall, Meredith Whittington, and Genevieve A. Dingle


Online advertising: examining the content and messages within websites targeted at children, Lisa Kervin, Sandra C. Jones, and Jessica Mantei

Developmental vitamin D deficiency alters MK-801-induced behaviours in adult offspring, James P. Kesby, Jonathan C. O'Loan, Suzanne Alexander, Chao Deng, Xu-Feng Huang, John J. McGrath, Darryl W. Eyles, and Thomas H. J Burne


Simulated angular head oscillation enhances vection in depth, Juno Kim, Stephen Palmisano, and Frederick Bonato


Do we provide meaningful guidance for healthy eating? An investigation into consumers' interpretation of frequency consumption terms, Lesley King, Wendy L. Watson, Kathy Chapman, Bridget Kelly, Jimmy Chun Yu Louie, Clare Hughes, Jennifer Crawford, and Timothy P. Gill

Fast, transient cardiac accelerations and decelerations during fear conditioning in rats, J M. J Knippenberga, Robert J. Barry, Michal Kuniecki, and G van Luijtelaara

A validation of cognitive biomarkers for the early identification of cognitive enhancing agents in schizotypy: a three-center double-blind placebo-controlled study, Ivan Koychev, Katrina McMullen, Jane Lees, Rukiya Dadhiwala, Lois Grayson, Charlotte Perry, Anne Schmechtig, James Walters, Kevin J. Craig, Gerard R. Dawson, Colin T. Dourish, Ulrich Ettinger, Lawrence Wilkinson, Steven Williams, John Francis William Deakin, and Emma Barkus

A closer look at the current status of the guidelines for the psychosocial care of adults according to cancer nurses in Australia, Catalina Lawsin, Phyllis Butow, Kirsty Mcmillan, Jane Turner, Patsy Yates, Kate White, Anne E. Nelson, Moira Stephens, and Sylvie Lambert

Role clarification: an examination of cancer nurses' attitudes towards providing psychosocial support and training needs, Catalina Lawsin, Kirsty Mcmillan, Phyllis Butow, Jane Turner, Patsy Yates, Sylvie Lambert, Kate White, Anne Nelson, and Moira Stephens

The impact of loaded work on maximum acceptable work duration, D S. Lee, A L. Fogarty, N A. S Taylor, and G E. Peoples

Revisiting the link between low verbal intelligence and ideology, Peter R. Leeson, Patrick C. L. Heaven, and Joseph Ciarrochi

Muscle synergies of feed-forward postural adjustments during reaching to multi-directional targets in standing, J A. Leonard, S A. Chvatal, L H. Ting, and P J. Stapley


Gender differences in wheelchair marathon performances - Oita Wheelchair Marathon from 1983 to 2011, Romuald Lepers, Paul J. Stapley, and Beat Knechtle


A comparison of the effect of mobile phone use and alcohol consumption on driving simulation performance, Sumie Leung, Rodney J. Croft, Melinda L. Jackson, Mark E. Howard, and Raymond J. McKenzie

Effects of olanzapine and betahistine on serotonin 5-HT2A receptor binding in the rat brain, Jiamei Lian, Xu-Feng Huang, N Pai, and C Deng

Effects of supervision modality and Intensity on alliance and outcomes for the supervisee, Danielle Livni, Trevor P. Crowe, and Craig J. Gonsalvez


Role of abca7 in mouse behaviours relevant to neurodegenerative diseases, Warren Logge, David Cheng, Rose Chesworth, Surabhi Bhatia, Brett Garner, Woojin Scott Kim, and Tim Karl

Electrodermal activity reliably captures physiological differences between wins and losses during gambling on electronic machines, Lisa Lole, Craig J. Gonsalvez, Alex Blaszczynski, and Adam R. Clarke

Individual differences in the effects of mobile phone exposure on human sleep: rethinking the problem, Sarah P. Loughran, Raymond J. McKenzie, Melinda L. Jackson, Mark E. Howard, and Rodney J. Croft


The link between dietary glycemic index and nutrient adequacy, Jimmy Chun Yu Louie, Annette E. Buyken, Jennie C. Brand-Miller, and Victoria M. Flood

Nutritional quality of Australian breakfast cereals - are they improving?, Jimmy Chun Yu Louie, Elizabeth K. Dunford, Karen Z. Walker, and Timothy P. Gill

Dietary glycemic index and glycemic load among Indigenous and non-Indigenous children aged 10-12 years, Jimmy Chun Yu Louie, Josephine Gwynn, Nicole Turner, Janine Cochrane, John Wiggers, and Victoria Flood


The association between glycemic index, glycemic load, grain intake and nutrient adequacy in gestational diabetes mellitus, Jimmy Chun Yu Louie, Tania P. Markovic, Glynis P. Ross, Deborah Foote, and Jennie C. Brand-Miller

Trials effects in single-trial ERP components and autonomic responses at very long ISIs, B MacDonald and R J. Barry

Single-trial event-related potentials and autonomic measures of the orienting reflex, Brett MacDonald, Robert J. Barry, and Jacqueline A. Rushby

Sudomotor responses from glabrous and non-glabrous skin during cognitive and painful stimulations following passive heating, C A. Machado-Moreira and N A. S Taylor

The cholinergic blockade of both thermally and non-thermally induced human eccrine sweating, Christiano A. Machado-Moreira, Peter L. McLennan, Stephen Lillioja, Wilko van Dijk, Joanne N. Caldwell, and Nigel A. S Taylor

Psychological sweating from glabrous and nonglabrous skin surfaces under thermoneutral conditions, Christiano A. Machado-Moreira and Nigel A.S Taylor


Preeclampsia is associated with compromised maternal synthesis of long-chain polyunsaturated fatty acids, leading to offspring deficiency, Vanessa A. Mackay, Shahzya S. Huda, Frances M. Stewart, Kahmeng Tham, Louise A. Mckenna, Iain Martin, Fiona Jordan, E Ann Brown, Leanne Hodson, Ian A. Greer, Barbara J. Meyer, and Dilys J. Freeman


Are parents' working patterns associated with their child's sleep? An analysis of dual-parent families in Australia, Christopher A. Magee, Peter Caputi, and Don C. Iverson


Short and long sleep duration are associated with prevalent cardiovascular disease in Australian adults, Christopher A. Magee, Len Kritharides, John Attia, Patrick McElduff, and emily Banks


The association between job demands/control and health in employed parents: The mediating role of work-to-family interference and enhancement, Christopher A. Magee, Natalie Stefanic, Peter Caputi, and Donald C. Iverson

Additional feeding assistance improves the energy and protein intakes of hospitalised elderly patients. A health services evaluation, Fiona Manning, Kerri Harris, Rhys Duncan, Karen Walton, Julie Bracks, Lyndal Larby, Linda Vari, Katja Jukkola, Janet Bell, Maria Chan, and Marijka Batterham

Recovery in the emergency department: Can consumers expect recovery to intertwine all areas of mental health care provision?, D Marynowski-Traczyk, L Moxham, and M Broadbent


Independent effects of local and global binocular disparity on the perceived convexity of stereoscopically presented faces in scenes, Harold Matthews, Harold Hill, and Stephen Palmisano

Nutrition care benefits of a bedside spoken meal ordering system compared to a paper menu, Kirsty Maunder, Peter Williams, and Carmel Lazarus


Barriers and enablers to implementation of a New Zealand-wide guideline for assessment and management of cardiovascular risk in primary health care: a template analysis, Ann McKillop, Jackie Crisp, and Kenneth Walsh

The Kuranya/'Rainbow' service for indigenous Australians, in New South Wales: Innovative practice, Tamra Mcleod, Jane Nolan, and Jan Dewing


Beneficial effects of a high-protein, low-glycemic-load hypocaloric diet in overweight and obese women with polycystic ovary syndrome: a randomized controlled intervention study, Homeira Hamayeli Mehrabani, Saghar Salehpour, Zohreh Amiri, Sara Jalali Farahani, Barbara J. Meyer, and Farideh Tahbaz

Coping skill acquisition during computer-based CBT for co-occurring substance dependence and depression, A Mitchell, Peter Kelly, Frank P. Deane, Frances Kay-Lambkin, and A M. Baker


Affordable and appropriate housing: a necessary component of mental health care, Lorna Moxham

on being a professor of mental health nursing, Lorna Moxham


Stimulating an interest in mental health nursing, Lorna Moxham, Renee Brighton, Terry Froggatt, Susan Liersch, and Patrea Andersen

Mental health nursing simulation: A valuable aspect of learning's tapestry, Lorna J. Moxham, Renee M. Brighton, Terence John Froggatt, Susan A. Liersch, and Peter J. Andersen


Respiratory component of the orienting reflex: A novel sensitive index of sensory-induced arousal in rats, Eugene Nalivaiko, Evgeny Bondarenko, Andreas Lidstrom, and Robert J. Barry


Comparing attitudes to fish consumption between clinical trial participants and non-trial individuals, Elizabeth P. Neale, Deborah Nolan-Clark, Yasmine C. Probst, Marijka J. Batterham, and Linda C. Tapsell

Increased brain metabolism after acute administration of the synthetic cannabinoid HU210: A small animal PET imaging study with 18F-FDG, Vu H. Nguyen, Mathieu Verdurand, Stefanie Dedeurwaerdere, Hongqin Wang, David Zahra, Marie-Claude Gregoire, and Katerina Zavitsanou

A randomised controlled trial of low-intensity exercise for improving functional fitness and quality of life in community-dwelling sedentary older adults, Chaiya Noradechanunt, Herbert Groeller, and Anthony Worsley

Independent activation in adjacent lumbar extensor muscle compartments, Marilee M. Nugent, Paul J. Stapley, and Theodore E. Milner

Variety and quantity of vegetables consumed by participants at start of 12-month dietary intervention weight loss trial, Jane E. O'Shea, Yasmine Probst, Rebecca L. Thorne, Sara Grafenauer, and Linda C. Tapsell


Seven out of ten most popular vegetables remain top choice during first 3 months of a 12 month weight loss dietary intervention trial, Jane O'Shea, Yasmine Probst, Rebecca Thorne, Sara Grafenauer, and Linda Tapsell


Perception of mooney faces by young infants: the role of local feature visibility, contrast polarity and motion, Yumiko Otsuka, Harold C. H Hill, So Kanazawa, Masami K. Yamaguchi, and Branka Spehar

Food tolerance and gastrointestinal quality of life following three bariatric procedures: adjustable gastric banding, Roux-en-Y gastric bypass, and sleeve gastrectomy, Shannon Elise Overs, Rebecca Anne Freeman, Nazy Zarshenas, Karen Louise Walton, and John Oskar Jorgensen


Horizontal fixation point oscillation and simulated viewpoint oscillation both increase vection in depth, Stephen Palmisano, Juno Kim, and Tom C. A Freeman

Differential effects of aripiprazole and haloperidol on dopamine markers in the arcuate nucleus and prolactin levels in male rats, Bo Pan, Katrina Weston-Green, Michael De Santis, and Chao Deng

Psychosocial barriers to playground activity levels, Anne-Maree Parrish, Don Iverson, Ken Russell, and Heather Yeatman


Using interviews and peer pairs to better understand how school environments affect young children's playground physical activity levels: a qualitative study, Anne-Maree Parrish, Heather Yeatman, Donald Iverson, and Ken Russell

New graduate mental health nurse competencies, Christopher F. Patterson, Lorna J. Moxham, and Janette Curtis


Organization of brainstem nuclei, George Paxinos, Xu-Feng Huang, Gulgun Sengul, and Charles Watson


Growing use of social media: How can dietitians embrace this trend?, Qingcai Peng and Yasmine Probst


Comorbid externalising behaviour in AD/HD: Evidence for a distinct pathological entity in adolescence, Sharnel Perera, David Crewther, Rodney Croft, Hannah Keage, Daniel Hermens, and C Richard Clark

Delayed preattentional functioning in early psychosis patients with cannabis use, Nicole Pesa, Daniel F. Hermens, Robert A. Battisti, Manreena Kaur, Ian B. Hickie, and Nadia Solowij


Use of day centers for respite by help-seeking caregivers of individuals with dementia, Lyn Phillipson and Sandra C. Jones

"Managing advanced dementia, advance care planning for dementia patients", Jan M. Potter, Nancy Humpel, B. F. S. Grenyer, and Wilfred W. Yeo


Reporting of dietary assessment methods and use of information technology in food-based randomised controlled trials, Yasmine Probst


Comparison of the DietAdvice website in the clinical trial and primary healthcare contexts, Yasmine Probst, Kathryn Boyd, Virva Walkington, and Linda C. Tapsell


The effect of dairy consumption on blood pressure in mid-childhood: CAPS cohort study, A M. Rangan, V L. Flood, G Denyer, J G. Ayer, K L. Webb, G B. Marks, D S. Celermajer, and Tim Gill

G-protein-coupled receptor kinase 4 polymorphisms predict blood pressure response to dietary modification in Black patients with mild-to-moderate hypertension, B Rayner, R Ramesar, K Steyn, N Levitt, C Lombard, and K Charlton

Attachment styles and alcohol problems in emerging adulthood: a pilot test of an integrative model, Samantha Reis, Janette Curtis, and Amanda Reid


Translation of tobacco policy into practice in disadvantaged and marginalized subpopulations: A study of challenges and opportunities in remote Australian Indigenous communities, Jan A. Robertson, Katherine M. Conigrave, Rowena Ivers, Kim Usher, and Alan R. Clough

The Independent Hospital Pricing Authority and mental health services: it is not a case of "one size fits all", Alan Rosen, Patrick D. Mcgarry, Hamish R. M Hill, and S P. Rosenberg

What's special about the P300 response to deviance?, J A. Rushby and R J. Barry

Inter-subject variability during combined strength and endurance training, John A. Sampson and Laura Holland

The relationship between maximal lifting capacity and maximum acceptable lift in strength-based soldiering tasks, Robert J. Savage, Stuart A. Best, Greg L. Carstairs, and Daniel J. Ham


Association between food marketing exposure and adolescents' food choices and eating behaviors, Maree Scully, Melanie Wakefield, Philippa Niven, Kathy Chapman, David Crawford, Iain S. Pratt, Louise A. Baur, Victoria Flood, and Belinda Morley

Emotive interference during cognitive processing in major depression: An investigation of lower alpha 1 activity, R A. Segrave, R H. Thomson, N R. Cooper, R J. Croft, D M. Sheppard, and P B. Fitzgerald


Hunger enhances vertical vection, Takeharu Seno, Hiroyuki Ito, Shoji Sunaga, and Stephen Palmisano

Second-order motion is less efficient at modulating vection strength, Takeharu Seno and Stephen Palmisano


Vection can be induced without global-motion awareness, Takeharu Seno, Stephen A. Palmisano, Hiroyuki Ito, and Shoji Sunaga


Directionless vection: A new illusory self-motion perception, Takeharu Seno, Y Yamada, and Stephen A. Palmisano

Review of the specific effects of microwave radiation on bacterial cells, Yuri Shamis, Rodney Croft, Alex Taube, Russell J. Crawford, and Elena P. Ivanova


Influence of 18GHz microwave radiation on the enzymatic activity of Escherichia coli lactate dehydrogenase and cytochrome c oxidase, Yuri Shamis, Alex Traub, Rodney J. Croft, Russell Crawford, and Elena Ivanova

Bilateral blurry vision: a case study, Neil S. Sharma, Ju-Lee Ooi, T. L Loh, and Shanel Sharma

The acute effects of d-amphetamine and d-methamphetamine on ERP components in humans, B Silber, R Croft, David Camfield, L A. Downey, K Papafotiou, and C Stough

The effect of d,l-methamphetamine on simulated driving performance, Beata Y. Silber, Rodney J. Croft, Luke A. Downey, David A. Camfield, Katherine Papafotiou, Phillip Swann, and Con Stough

The effect of d-methamphetamine on simulated driving performance, Beata Y. Silber, Rodney J. Croft, Luke A. Downey, Katherine Papafotiou, David A. Camfield, and Con Stough

Does load position affect gait and subjective responses of females during load carriage?, Katrina M. Simpson, Bridget J. Munro, and Julie R. Steele


Phonic respiration and Its impact on carbon dioxide rebreathing in respiratory protective devices, Carmen L. Smith, Jane L. Whitelaw, and Brian Davies

The study of nursing care project: back to the future for contemporary nursing research?, Kylie M. Smith and Patrick A. Crookes

Scholarship reconsidered: implications for reward and recognition of academic staff in schools of nursing and beyond, Kylie M. Smith, Patrick A. Crookes, Fabienne Else, and Ellie Crookes


A maze of metaphors around glass ceilings, Paul Smith, Peter Caputi, and Nadia Crittenden


How are women's glass ceiling beliefs related to career success?, Paul Smith, Peter Caputi, and Nadia Crittenden


Measuring women's beliefs about glass ceilings: development of the career pathways survey, Paul Smith, Nadia Crittenden, and Peter Caputi

Validation of the environmental audit tool in both purpose-built and non-purpose-built dementia care settings, Ronald Smith, Richard Fleming, Lynn Chenoweth, Yun-Hee Jeon, Jane Stein-Parbury, and Henry Brodaty


Reflection impulsivity in adolescent cannabis users: a comparison with alcohol-using and non-substance-using adolescents, Nadia Solowij, Katy A. Jones, Megan E. Rozman, Sasha M. Davis, Joseph Ciarrochi, Patrick C. L Heaven, Nicole Pesa, Dan I. Lubman, and Murat Yucel