2003 Publications

Biomedical

Chapters in books

Khalil Z, Khodr B, Howard J and Watson K. Vitamin E reduces oxidative stress markers and modulates wound repair in aged animals In D. Galaris (Eds) Meeting of the society for free radical research - European section, free radicals and oxidative stress: Chemistry, biochemistry and pathophysiological implications, Philadelphia, USA, Medimond, Current Contents of ISI. 2003.

Refereed journal articles and proceedings

Alonso D, Khalil Z, Satkunanathan N and Livett B. Drugs from the sea: conotoxins as drug leads for neuropathic pain and other neurological conditions. Mini Reviews in Medicinal Chemistry 3:785-7;2003.

Bassett ML, Dahlstrom JE, Taylor MC, Koina M, Maxwell L, Francis D, Jain S and McLean AJ. Ultrastructual changes in hepatic siusoidal endothelial cells acutely exposed to colloidal iron. Exp Toxicol Pathol 55:11-6;2003.

Cogger VC, Warren A, Fraser R, Ngu M, McLean AJ and Le Couteur DG. Hepatic sinusoidal pseudocapillarization with aging in the non-human primate. Exp Gerontol 38:1101-7;2003.

Driver, C. (2003). Mitochondrial interventions in aging and longevity In: S.I.S Rattan (Ed.) Modulating Aging and Longevity. Kluwer Academic Publishers, pp. 205-217.

Driver, C. & Georgiou, A. (2003). Variable effects of vitamin E on Drosophila longevity. Biogerontology, 4: 91-95.

Khalil Z. Understanding intrinsic ageing processes leads to a novel treatment to improve tissue repair in advanced age. GP Reviews 7:27-8;2003.

Khodr B, Howard J, Watson K and Khalil Z. Effect of short vs long term antioxidant therapy on primary and secondary ageing neurovascular processes. Journal of Gerontology: Biological Sciences 58:B698-708;2003.

Le Couteur DG, Fisher AA, Davis MW and McLean AJ. Postprandial systolic blood pressure responses of older people in residential care - association with risk of falling. Gerontology 49:260-4;2003.

McLean, A.J., Cogger, V.C., Chong, G.C., Warren, A., Markus, A.M.A., Dahlstrom, J.E. & Le Couteur, D.G. (2003). Age-related pseudocapillarization of the human liver. J Pathol, 200(1): 112-17.

Ogrin R, Duncan G, Warmington S, Darzins P, Khalil Z and WMS of Melbourne Extended Care and Rehabilitation Service. Is Pentoxifylline an underused drug? - review of the literature and a case study. Primary Intention 11:141-7;2003.

Ogrin R, Khalil Z and Woodward M. The multifactorial nature of leg ulcers and the necessity to address all aetiologies to ensure successful healing: a case study. Primary Intention 11:190-5;2003.

Sandall, D., Satkunanathan, N., Keays, D., Down, J., Khalil, Z., Livett, B., & Gayler, K. (2003). Neurologically active a-conotoxin identified by gene sequencing is active in inhibiting the pain pathway. Biochemistry, 42: 6904-6911.

Sangalli, M.R., Mclean, A.J., Peek, M.J., Rivory, L.P., & Le Couteur D.G. (2003). Carbon monoxide disposition and permeability-surface area product in the fetal circulation of the perfused term human placenta. Placenta, 24: 8-11.

Abstracts

Khalil Z. Improving tissue repair in advancing age: Bridging the gap between basic science and clinical medicine. 11th Australian and New Zealand Microcirculation Society, Fraser Island 2003

Theses

K Azar BSc.(Hons), Department of Medicine. "Antioxidant network, tissue repair and ageing." 2003.

M Dahl M.Sc.Pharm, "Age and diabetes related functional changes in transcutaneous oxygen tension." 2003.

B. KHODR, Department of Medicine (RMH), University of Melbourne."Oxidative Stress, Ageing and Tissue Repair." 2003

L Landerholm M.Sc.Pharm, "Age and diabetes related functional changes in microvascular blood flow and sensory nerve activity." 2003.

V Poljak MSc. Pharmacy, "Studies of peripheral vascular responses in older subjects with mild cognitive impairment." 2003.


Clinical

Chapters in books

Farrell MJ and Gibson SJ. Psychosocial aspects of pain in the elderly. In R. H. Dworkin and W. S. Breitbart (Eds) Psychosocial and psychiatric aspects of pain: A handbook for health care providers. Seattle, WA, USA, IASP Press. 2003.

Gibson SJ. Pain and ageing: A comparison of the pain experience over the adult life span. In J. O. Dostrovsky, D. B. Carr and K. M. (Eds) Progress in pain research and management, Seattle, WA, IASP Press. 2003.

Gibson S.J. (2003). Pain and ageing: The painful experience over the Adult Life Span. In: J.O. Dostrovsky, D.B. Carr and M Koltzenburg (Eds) Progress in Pain Research and Management, IASP Press, Seattle, pp. 767-790.

Gibson, S.J., Garland, K., Gardner, P., Garland, K., Arnold, C. and Mendelson G. (2003). Should we measure depression, anxiety and anger as distinct mood states in chronic pain patients. In: J.O. Dostrovsky, D.B. Carr, and M. Koltzenburg (Eds), Progress in Pain Research and Management, IASP Press, Seattle, pp. 611-618.

Refereed journal articles and proceedings

Bradbeer M., Helme R.D.H., Yong H., Kendig H., & Gibson S.J. (2003). Widowhood and other demographic associations of pain severity in independent older people. Clin J Pain, 19: 247-254.

Fisher A.A., McLean A.J., Davis M.W., & Le Couteur D.G. (2003). A multi-center, case control study of the effects of antihypertensive therapy on orthostatic hypotension, postprandial hypotension and falls in octo- and nonagenarians in residential care facilities. Current Therapeutic Research, 64(3): 206-214.

Gibson SJ. The assessment and treatment of persistent pain in older people. GP Review 7:27-8;2003.

Le Couteur, D.G., Fisher, A.A., Davis, M.W., McLean, A.J. (2003). Postprandial systolic blood pressure responses of older people in residential care: Association with risk of falling. Gerontol, 49(2): 260-265.

McLean, AJ. (2003). The future of aged care. Intern Medicine J, 33(4): 174-6.

Meaklim, J., Yang, J., Drummer, O.H., Killalea, S., Staikos, V., Horomidis, S., Rutherford, D., Ioannides-Demos, L.L., Lim, S., McLean, A.J., McNeil, J. (2003). Fenitrothion: toxicokinetics and toxicological evaluation in human volunteers. Environ Health Perspect, 111(3): 305-8.

Yong HH, Bell R, Workman B and Gibson SJ. Psychometric properties of the Pain Attitudes Questionnaire (revised) in adult patients with chronic pain. Pain 104:673-81;2003.

Abstracts

Garland K, Groves F and Gibson SJ. Can workers' compensation recipients be discriminated from working chronic pain patients on the basis of clinical presentation. The Australian Pain Society: 24th Annual Scientific Conference, Christchurch, New Zealand 2003.

Gibson SJ, Carrabot L and Voudouris N. Are self-reported anxiety and depression distinct measurable constructs in patients with chronic pain. The Australian Pain Society: 24th Annual Scientific Conference, Christchurch, New Zealand 2003.

Gibson SJ, Groves F, Garland K and Arnold C. Identifying sub-groups of chronic pain patients based on multidisciplinary treatment outcome. The Australian Pain Society: 24th Annual Scientific Conference, Christchurch, New Zealand 2003.

Gibson SJ, Leigh-Brawn T and Voudouris N. The influence of anxiety on subject pain report and peripheral nociceptive function. The Australian Pain Society: 24th Annual Scientific Conference, Christchurch, New Zealand 2003.

Roccuzzo R, Farrell MJ and Gibson SJ. Does age influence the placebo analgesic effect. The Australian Pain Society: 24th Annual Scientific Conference, Christchurch, New Zealand 2003.

Van Hintum CJ, Sergejew AA and Dunai JV. Event related potentials and information processing in delirium, dementia and normal ageing. ASPR Conference, Christchurch, New Zealand 2003.

Van Hintum CJ, Sergejew AA and Dunai JV. MMN and P3 in delirium, dementia and normal ageing. ASP Conference, Hobart, Australia 2003


Public Health

Chapters in books

Hill, K., et al. (in press). Falls prevention - changing practice for improved outcomes. In R. Hudson (Ed.) Clinical approaches to dementia: For better practice in residential aged care. Ausmed Publications, Melbourne.

Hill, K., et al. (in press). Preventing falls among older people. In Foster and S. Carmody (Eds.) Practical aged care nursing skills. Ausmed Publications, Melbourne.

Hill, K., & Murray, K. (in press). Physical activity and falls prevention. In M. Morris and A. Schoo (Eds) Optimising physical activity, exercise and health in older people. Elsevier, Oxford.

Hill, K., et al. (2003). Falls prevention - changing practice for improved outcomes. In R. HUDSON (Ed.) Clinical approaches to dementia: For better practice in residential aged care. Ausmed Publications, Melbourne.

Hill K, Smith R, Lindeman M and Barrett C. Falls In S. CARMODY and S. FORSTER (Eds) Aged care nursing: A guide to practice. Melbourne, Ausmed Publications. 2003.

Hill K, Smith R, LoGiudice D and Winbolt M. Falls prevention. In R. HUDSON (Eds) Dementia nursing: A guide to practice. Melbourne, Ausmed Publications. 2003.

Wahlqvist ML, Darmadi-Blackberry I, Savige GS, Kouris-Blazos A and Trichopoulos D. Age fitness. How achievable with food? In I. Elmadfa, E. Anklam & J. König (Eds) Modern aspects of nutrition. Present knowledge and future perspectives. Basel, Karger. 2003.

Reports

Black, K. & Bremner, F. (2003). Priority of Access Tool training for WMR Local Government HACC services. Final Report for the Department of Human Services (Victoria), Western Metropolitan Region. NARI, Melbourne. 

Engel, L., et al. (2003). Strengthening Health Promotion Practice in Supported Residential Services. Report to the Department of Human Services (Victoria). NARI, Melbourne.

Engel, L. (2003). Taking Steps To better Health: Impact of using a pedometer on time spent walking in older adults with Type 2 diabetes. National Ageing Research Institute, Melbourne.

Haralambous B and Nankervis J. Culturally equitable gateways strategy, Western Metropolitan Region consultation session, 15th September 2003. Report to the Western Metropolitan Region Local Governments and the Western Metropolitan Region Ethnic Services Network. Melbourne., 2003.

Haralambous, B., Osborne, D., Fearn, M., Black, K., Nankervis, J. & Hill K. (2003). Participation in Physical Activity Amongst Older People. National Ageing Research Institute, Melbourne.

Hill, K., and Vrantsidis, F. (2003). Evaluation of falls prevention projects for older people in the acute hospital setting. Report to the Department of Human Services (Victoria). NARI, Melbourne.

Hill, K., et al. (2003). Tai Chi for arthritis: A feasibility study with frail older people receiving community services. Report to Care Connect Ltd. NARI, Melbourne.

Hill, K., et al. (2003). Evaluation of Falls Clinics and development of a measurement and outcome framework and Review of Movement Disorder Clinics. Report for the Department of Human Services (Victoria). NARI, Melbourne.

Hill, K., & BLACK, K. (2003). An Evaluation of Multidisciplinary Movement Disorder services at the Brighton Rehabilitation Centre and the Elsternwick Private Hospital. Report to Brighton Rehabilitation Centre and the Elsternwick Private Hospital. NARI, Melbourne.

Hill K, Oliphant R, Rydberg M, Smith R, Craig M and Kays M. "Healthy carers" physical activity program. Report to Villa Maria Carer Support Services. Melbourne, 2003.

Hill K, Vrantisidis F, Fearn M, Russell M, Arnot S, White D and Schwarz J. Falls prevention for older people in residential aged care facilities. Report to the Department of Human Services (Victoria). Melbourne, 2003.

Nankervis J and Black K. Well for life dissemination project. Report to the Department of Human Services (Victoria). Melbourne, 2003.

Nankervis J, Bremner F and Haralambous B. Personal Alert Victoria information strategy. Report to the Department of Human Services (Victoria). Melbourne, 2003.

Refereed journal articles and proceedings

Black, K. & Buckley, P. (2003). Developing a consistent approach to determining priority for HACC services. Australian Journal of Primary Health, 9: 78-87.

Dodd K, Hill K, Haas R, Luke C and Millard S. Retest reliability of dynamic weight shift during standing in older people with hip fracture. Physiotherapy Research International. 8:93-100;2003

Dow B and McDonald J. Social support or structural change? Social work theory and research on care-giving. Australian Social Work 56:197-208;2003.

Haralambous, B. (2003). The provision of services to ethnic older people by Victorian local government. Geriaction, 21: 5-11.

Hill, K., & Stinson, A. (in press). A pilot study of falls, fear of falling, activity level and falls prevention actions in older people with polio. Aging (Milano): Clinical and Experimental Research.

Liaw ST, Sulaiman N, Pearce C, Sims J, Hill K, Grain H, Tse J & Ng CK. Falls prevention within the Australian General Practice data model: methodology, information model and terminology issues. Journal of the American Medical Informatics Association 10:425-32;2003.

Lindeman M, Black K, Smith R, Gough J, Bryce A, Gilsenan B, Hill K, & Stewart A. (2003). Changing practice in residential aged care using participatory methods. Education for Health 16: 22-31.

Abstracts

Bremner F & Darzins P. The measurement of outcome in rehabilitation. Australian Association of Occupational Therapy, Melbourne 2003.

Bremner F & Darzins P. Incorporating the HART as a measurement tool for Victorian inpatient rehabilitation services. Australian Association of Gerontology Conference, Hobart 2003.

DOW B. Indispensable but invisible: Informal care in home-based rehabilitation. Australian Association of Gerontology, Hobart 2003.

DOW B, Black K and Bremner F. Bridging the gap: Continuity of care in rehabilitation. Australian Association of Gerontology, Hobart 2003.

El Haber N, Hill K, Cassano AM, MacInnis R, Bennell K, Hopper J & Wark J. Explaining the familial aggregation of hip fractures: A twin sutdy of risk factors for falls. 4th National Conference on Falls and Postural Stability, London, UK 2003.

Gray L, Dorevitch M, Smith R & Black K. Regional variations in supply of aged care services in Australia. Australian Association of Gerontology, Hobart 2003.

Haines T, Hill K, Bennell K & Osborne R. Effectiveness of a targeted falls prevention program in a sub-acute hospital setting - A randomized controlled trial. Australian Association of Gerontology Conference, Hobart. 2003.

Haralambous B, Osborne D, Fearn M, Black K, Nankervis J & Hill K. Factors influencing participation in physical activity among older people Active Living - All Together Better! National Physical Activity Conference, Fremantle, Western Australia 2003.

HILL K. Evidence based practice - Falls prevention. 3rd Victorian Rural and Remote Allied Health Professionals Conference, Beechworth 2003.

HILL K. Falls prevention - Early risk detection. Australian Association of Gerontology Conference, Hobart 2003.

HILL K, Black K & Dorevitch M. The Victorian Falls Clinic Coalition. Australian Association of Gerontology Conference, Hobart 2003.

Hill K, Smith R, Fearn M, Rydberg M & Oliphant R. The effect of participation level on outcomes for carers involved in a physical activity program. Australian Association of Gerontology Conference, Hobart 2003.

Hughes R, Kewish L & Hill K. Do falls prevention resources adequately meet the needs of a multi-cultural community? Ageing Well Conference: Addressing the multicultural challenge, 2003.

Osborne D, Haralambous B, Fearn M, Nankerivs J & Black K. Participation in physical activity: perceptions from older people of different ethnic backgrounds. International Symposium. Ageing Well - Addressing the Multicultural Challenge, Melbourne 2003.

Osborne D, Webb R & Vasiliadis M. 'Getting Grounded Gracefully' Feldenkrais Australian Association of Gerontology Conference, Hobart 2003.

Vu M, Walsh W & Hill K. Allocating falls resources within the acute setting. Australian Association of Gerontology Conference, Hobart 2003.

Walsh W, Bennell K & Hill K. Preliminary findings - Reliability of a falls risk assessment tool (WHeFRA) in the acute hospital setting. Emerging Research in Ageing Conference, Brisbane 2003.