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 2011

The link between value motives, value success, and well-being among people diagnosed with cancer, Lisbeth G. Lane, Joseph V. Ciarrochi, and Danielle Fisher

Psychosocial oncology services in New South Wales, Lisbeth G. Lane, Nicole M. Rankin, Jennifer A. Barron, Catherine A. Mason, James F. Bishop, and Sue Sinclair

Postural adjustments for online corrections of arm movements in standing humans, Julia A. Leonard, Valeriya Gritsenko, Ryan Ouckama, and Paul J. Stapley

Age-related changes in conventional road versus off-road triathlon performance, Romuald Lepers and Paul J. Stapley


Effects of 2G and 3G mobile phones on performance and electrophysiology in adolescents, young adults and older adults, Shuk Man Sumie Leung, Rodney Croft, Raymond J. McKenzie, Steve Iskra, Beata Silber, Nick Cooper, Barry O'Neill, Vanessa Cropley, Arnulfo Diaz-Trujillo, Denise Hamblin, and David Simpson


Histamine H1 receptor agonist and control of olanzapine-induced obesity, Jiamei Lian, Xu-Feng Huang, N Pai, and C Deng


Smart use of data, information and communication: The INFORM-ed Best Local Practice Project - Grafton Base Hospital, Sheree Lloyd, Jean Collie, Alastair Mclnnes, Kevin King, Alison Lollback, and Angie Garland

ERP effects of wins, near-wins and losses during a computer-simulated gaming task., Lisa Lole, Craig J. Gonsalvez, and Adam R. Clarke


Dietary glycaemic index and glycaemic load among Australian children and adolescents, Jimmy Chun Yu Louie, Anette E. Buyken, Kristina Heyer, and Victoria M. Flood

Dairy consumption and overweight and obesity: a systematic review of prospective cohort studies, Jimmy Chun Yu Louie, Victoria Flood, Debra Hector, Anna Rangan, and Timothy Gill

Methodology for adding glycemic index values to 24-hour recalls, Jimmy Chun Yu Louie, Victoria Flood, N. Turner, C. Everingham, and J. Gwynn

Exploring outcomes of employing a multiple complex needs nurse in a residential aod therapeutic community treatment setting, Jo Lunn and Peter Kelly

Faith-based substance abuse treatment: Is it just about God? Exploring treatment providers' attitudes toward spirituality, forgiveness and secular components of treatment, Geoffrey C. B. Lyons, Frank P. Deane, and Peter J. Kelly

Spirituality and the treatment of substance use disorders: An exploration of forgiveness, resentment and purpose in life, Geoffrey Lyons, Frank P. Deane, Peter Caputi, and Peter Kelly


Unravelling some of the complexities concerning the neural control of human eccrine sweating, Christiano A. Machado-Moreira, Peter L. McLennan, Stephen Lillioja, Joanne N. Caldwell, Wilko van Dijk, and Nigel A. S Taylor


On some accounts of meaning and their problems, Nigel Mackay


Essays in realism: analysis and discussion, Nigel Mackay and Agnes Petocz


Realism and the state of theory in psychology, Nigel Mackay and Agnes Petocz


Relationships between self-rated health, quality of life and sleep duration in middle aged and elderly Australians, Christopher A. Magee, Peter Caputi, and Don Iverson


Short sleep mediates the association between long work hours and increased body mass index, Christopher A. Magee, Peter Caputi, and Don Iverson


Big five personality factors, obesity and 2-year weight gain in Australian adults, Christopher A. Magee and Patrick C. L Heaven


Occupational factors and sick leave in Australian employees, Christopher Magee, Natalie Stefanic, Peter Caputi, and Don Iverson

Analysis of white blood cell counts in mice after gamma- or proton-radiation exposure, Casey Maks, X. Wan, Jeffrey Ware, Ana Romero-Weaver, Jenine Sanzari, Jolaine Wilson, Steve Rightnar, Andrew Wroe, Peter Koss, Daila Gridley, James Slater, and Ann Kennedy

Building consumers in to service evaluation: development of the MH-CoPES framework in New South Wales, Gillian Malins, Karen Oakley, and Rebecca Doyle


Binocular disparity magnitude affects perceived depth magnitude despite inversion of depth order, Harold Matthews, Harold Hill, and Stephen Palmisano


The dual diagnosis capability of residential addiction treatment centres: Priorities and confidence to improve capability following a review process, Harold Matthews, Peter Kelly, and Frank P. Deane

Psychodynamic change in psychotherapy: cycles of patient-therapist linguistic interactions and interventions, Kye L. McCarthy, Erhardt Mergenthaler, Sven Schneider, and Brin F. S Grenyer

Breast volume and bra size, Deirdre E. McGhee and Julie R. Steele

Step time variability and pelvis acceleration patterns in younger and older adults: effects of footwear and surface conditions, Jasmine Menant, Julie R. Steele, Hylton Menz, Bridget J. Munro, and Stephen R. Lord

Maternal Dietary Omega-3 PUFA intakes, food sources and comparison to recommended intakes, Barbara Meyer, M Jamei, Paul Else, Moira J. Williamson, R Gibson, and Maria Makrides


Australian children are not consuming enough long chain omega-3 polyunsaturated fatty acids for optimal health, Barbara J. Meyer and Nithin Kolanu

Maternal obesity impacts on change in LDL subfraction profile, but not plasma triglyceride during pregnancy , Barbara Meyer, F Stewart, Muriel Caslake, and D J. Freeman


Are we consuming enough long chain omega-3 polyunsaturated fatty acids for optimal health?, B J. Meyer


Relationship between plantar pressures, physical activity and sedentariness among preschool children, Karen J. Mickle, Dylan P. Cliff, Bridget J. Munro, Anthony D. Okely, and Julie R. Steele

Soft tissue thickness under the metatarsal heads is reduced in older people with toe deformities, Karen J. Mickle, Bridget J. Munro, Stephen Lord, Hylton B. Menz, and Julie R. Steele


Gait, balance and plantar pressures in older people with toe deformities, Karen J. Mickle, Bridget J. Munro, Stephen R. Lord, Hylton B. Menz, and Julie R. Steele

Gender and age affect balance performance in primary school-aged children, Karen J. Mickle, Bridget J. Munro, and Julie Steele

Is foot pain influenced by shoe-wearing habits in older people?, Karen J. Mickle, Bridget J. Munro, and Julie R. Steele

The results of a pilot time-and-motion study in three Australian hospitals: where do we spend our time?, Marianna Milosavljevic, Peter Williams, Geraldine Perez, and Tegan Dalla

Screening for mental disorder comorbidity in Australian alcohol and other drug residential treatment settings, Kane Saxon Mortlock, Frank Deane, and Trevor Crowe

Sensitivity and specificity of mental disorder screening instruments in australian alcohol and other drug residential treatment services, Kane S. Mortlock, Frank P. Deane, and Trevor P. Crowe


Can flexible shoes improve function in the older foot?, Bridget J. Munro, Karen J. Mickle, and Julie R. Steele

Assessment, monitoring and emergency nursing care in blunt chest injury: A case study, Belinda Munroe and Kate Curtis


Epidemiology of influenza-like illness during pandemic (H1N1) 2009, New South Wales, Australia, David Muscatello, Margo Barr, Sarah Thackway, and C. Raina Maclntyre


Conversion of Australian food composition data from AUSNUT1999 to 2007 in the Clinical Trial Context, Elizabeth P. Neale, Yasmine C. Probst, Rebecca Thorne, Qingsheng Zhang, Jane E. O'Shea, Marijka J. Batterham, and Linda C. Tapsell


Development and validation of an Australian database for estimating the seafood content of canned products, Elizabeth Neale, Yasmine Probst, Marijka Batterham, and Linda C. Tapsell


Consumers' salient beliefs regarding dairy products in the functional food era: a qualitative study using concepts from the theory of planned behaviour, Deborah Nolan, Elizabeth Neale, Yasmine Probst, Karen E. Charlton, and Linda C. Tapsell


Effects of dairy products on Crohn's Disease symptoms are influenced by fat content and disease location but not lactose content or disease activity status in a New Zealand population, Deborah Nolan, Linda C. Tapsell, Rong Hu, Dug Yeo Han, and Lynnette Ferguson


Evaluating the predictive precision of surrogate indices of oxygen consumption, Sean R. Notley and Nigel A.S Taylor

Reliability of the quality of upper extremity skills test for children with cerebral palsy aged 2 to 12 years, Iona Novak, Anne Cusick, Roslyn Boyd, Natasha Lannin, and Megan Thorley

Development of a consumer constructed scale to evaluate mental health service provision, Lindsay G. Oades, Sarah Marshall, and Josephine Law

Consumer participation in service evaluation and quality improvement: Key ingredients for a system to deliver national indicators, Karen Oakley, Gillian Malins, Louisa Riste, and John Allan

B vitamin status, dietary intake and length of stay in a sample of elderly rehabilitation patients, F. O'Leary, Victoria Flood, P. Petocz, Margaret Allman-Farinelli, and Samir Samman

Vitamin B12 status, dietary protein intake and proton pump inhibitor use in geriatric rehabilitation subjects, Fiona O'Leary, Joseph Wai, Lucy Wormald, Jodie Ellis, Peter Petocz, Victoria Flood, and Samir Samman

Evidence for sex differences in the loudness dependence of the auditory evoked potential in humans, Jessica Oliva, Shuk Man Sumie Leung, Rodney Croft, Barry O'Neill, Julie Stout, and Pradeep Nathan

High-dose glycine impairs the prepulse inhibition measure of sensorimotor gating in humans, B V. O'Neill, R J. Croft, C Mann, O Dang, Su Leung, M P. Galloway, K L. Phan, and P J. Nathan

The effect of sleep deprivation on BOLD activity elicited by a divided attention task, K Owens, Michael Hughes, Rodney Croft, G Kennedy, Melinda L. Jackson, Fergal O¿Donoghue, Patrick Johnston, Mark E. Howard, David Crewther, and R Pierce

Experience sampling research in individuals with mental illness: reflections and guidance, Jasper E. Palmier-Claus, I. Myin-Germeys, Emma Barkus, L. Bentley, A. Udachina, P. A. E. G. Delespaul, Shon W. Lewis, and Graham Dunn


Simulated Viewpoint Jitter Shakes Sensory Conflict Accounts of Vection, Stephen A. Palmisano, Robert S Allison, Juno Kim, and Frederick Bonato


Antipsychotic treatment and neuregulin 1 -ErbB4 signalling in schizophrenia, Bo Pan, Xu-Feng Huang, and Chao Deng

Omega-3 fatty acids affecting cardiovascular disease, Craig S. Patch

Temporal stability of regression-based electrooculographic correction coefficients, Trieu Pham, Rodney Croft, and Peter Cadusch

A test of four EOG correction methods using an improved validation technique, Trieu Pham, Rodney Croft, Peter Cadusch, and Robert Barry


Developing Messages to Create Community Awareness of Hypertension as a Risk Factor for Dementia, L Phillipson, Sandra C. Jones, Katherine Eagleton, and Kelly Andrews


Why caregivers of people with dementia don't utilise out-of-home respite services, L Phillipson, S C. Jones, and C Magee

"Between the devil and the deep blue sea": the beliefs of caregivers of people with dementia regarding the use of in-home respite services, Lyn J. Phillipson and Sandra C. Jones

Residential respite care: the caregiver's last resort, Lyn J. Phillipson and Sandra C. Jones


Dementia, stigma and intentions to help-seek: a pilot study of Australian adults 40 to 65 years, Lyn Phillipson, C Magee, Sandra C. Jones, S Reis, and E Skladzien

Dietitians in the electronic age: progressing towards e-health , Yasmine Probst


Misreporting of energy intake in the 2007 Australian children's survey: identification, characteristics and impact of misreporters, Anna Rangan, Victoria M. Flood, and Tim Gill

Changes in 'extra' food intake among Australian children between 1995 and 2007, Anna Rangan, Janis Kwan, Victoria Flood, Jimmy Chun Yu Louie, and Timothy Gill

Changes in core food intake among Australian children between 1995 and 2007, Anna Rangan, Janis Kwan, Jimmy Chun Yu Louie, Victoria Flood, and Timothy Gill

Views of psycho-oncology health professionals on priority psycho-oncology research questions, Nicole Rankin, Phyllis Butow, Melanie Price, and Alison Evans

The development of an accreditation scheme for accredited exercise physiologists in Australia, Jacqui Raymond, Herbert Groeller, Leonie Otago, Deborah Pascoe, Jeff Coombes, Steve Selig, and Margaret Torode

Rediscovering the essence of nursing: Exploring the impact of in clinical experience in Thailand for undergraduate nursing students from Australia, Kerry Reid-Searl, Trudy Dwyer, Lorna Moxham, Brenda Happell, and Teresa Sander

Medial midfoot fat pad thickness and plantar pressures: are these related in children?, Diane Riddiford-Harland, Julie R. Steele, and Louise Baur

If the land's sick, we're sick: the impact of prolonged drought on the social and emotional well-being of Aboriginal communities in rural New South Wales, Colin W. Rigby, Alan Rosen, Helen L. Berry, and Craig R. Hart

Malnutrition is highly prevalent and associated with final discharge destination in two sub-acute aged-care facilities in the Illawarra, Blake Robinson, Jessie Nicholls, Shellie Mason, and Lilliana Barone

Trial of a mobile phone method for recording dietary intake in adults with type 2 diabetes: evaluation and implications for future applications, M. Rollo, Susan Ash, Philippa M. Lyons-Wall, and A. Russell


Optimizing dietary fat in a weight-loss trial requires advice based on a structured "whole-of-diet" model, Lynda J. Ross, Linda C. Tapsell, and Yasmine Probst


Australian healthy eating index is associated with homocysteine, vitamin B12 and folate biomarkers, Ali Sadeghpour, Jo Russell, Vicki Flood, and Paul Mitchell

Psychometric testing of the abbreviated Clinical Learning Environment Inventory (CLEI-19), Yenna Salamonson, Sharon Bourgeois, Bronwyn Everett, Roslyn Weaver, Kath Peters, and Debra Jackson

Individualized alpha activity and frontal asymmetry in major depression, Rebecca Segrave, Nick Cooper, R. Thomson, Rodney Croft, D. Sheppard, and Paul Fitzgerald

Independent modulation of motion and vection aftereffects revealed by using coherent oscillation and random jitter in optic flow, Takeharu Seno, Stephen Palmisano, and Hiroyuki Ito


Specific electromagnetic effects of microwave radiation on escherichia coli, Yury Shamis, Alex Taube, Natasa Mitik-Dineva, Rodney Croft, Russell J. Crawford, and Elena P. Ivanova

Backpack load affects lower limb muscle activity patterns of female hikers during prolonged load carriage, Katrina M. Simpson, Bridget J. Munro, and Julie R. Steele

Effect of load mass on posture, heart rate and subjective responses of recreational female hikers to prolonged load carriage, Katrina Simpson, Bridget J. Munro, and Julie R. Steele


Rethinking Scholarship: Implications for the nursing academic workforce, Kylie M. Smith and Patrick A. Crookes


Verbal learning and memory in adolescent cannabis users, alcohol users and non-users, Nadia Solowij, Katy A. Jones, Megan E. Rozman, Sasha M. Davis, Joseph Ciarrochi, Patrick C. L Heaven, Dan I. Lubman, and Murat Yucel


Cannabis and cognition: short- and long-term effects, Nadia Solowij and Nicole Pesa


Cerebellar white-matter changes in cannabis users with and without schizophrenia, N Solowij, M Yucel, C Respondek, S Whittle, E Lindsay, C Pantelis, and D I. Lubman

Associations between diet and both high and low pure tone averages and transient evoked otoacoustic emissions in an older adult population-based study, Christopher Spankovich, Linda Hood, Heidi Silver, Warren Lambert, Victoria Flood, and Paul Mitchell

Movement skills and physical activity in obese children: randomized controlled trial, Julie R. Steele, Rachel A. Jones, Anthony D. Okely, Dylan P. Cliff, Kim Colyvas, Louise A. Baur, and Philip J. Morgan

Cross-sectional analysis of foot function, functional ability, and health-related quality of life in older people with disabling foot pain, Julie R. Steele, Bridget J. Munro, Hylton B. Menz, Karen J. Mickle, and Stephen Lord

Fluid and nutrient intake and risk of chronic kidney disease, Giovanni Strippoli, Jonathan Craig, Elena Rochtchina, Victoria Flood, Jie Wang, and Paul Mitchell


Validation of an Australian electronic food frequency questionnaire to measure polyunsaturated fatty acid intake, Monika Swierk, Peter G. Williams, Jennifer Wilcox, Kenneth G. Russell, and Barbara J. Meyer


Effects of a single dose of exenatide on appetite, gut hormones, and glucose homeostasis in adults with Prader-Willi syndrome, Lisa Sze, Louise Purtell, Arthur Jenkins, Georgina Loughnan, Ellie Smith, Herbert Herzog, Amanda Sainsbury, Katharine Steinbeck, Lesley V. Campbell, and Alexander Viardot

Patients assessment of chronic illness care (PACIC) in two Australian studies: structure and utility, Jane Taggart, Bibiana Chan, Upali W. Jayashighe, Bettina Christl, Judy Proudfoot, Patrick A. Crookes, Justin Beilby, Deborah Black, and Mark F. Harris


Increased intake of dietary polyunsaturated fat does not promote whole body or preferential abdominal fat mass loss in overweight adults, Sze-Yen Tan, Marijka Batterham, and Linda Tapsell


Activity counts from accelerometers do not add value to energy expenditure predictions in sedentary overweight individuals during weight loss interventions, Sze Yen Tan, Marijka Batterham, and Linda C. Tapsell