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Annual Report 2003/2004 Menzies School of Health Research



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Menzies School of Health Research 2003 Annual Report | Publications | 29 Rode J, Arlian LG, Currie BJ, Kemp DJ. Identification of a homologue of a house dust mite allergen in a cDNA library from Sarcoptes scabiei var hominis and evaluation of its vaccine potential in a rabbit/S scabiei var canis model. Am J Trop Med Hyg 2003;68:5460. Hoy WE, Douglas-Denton RN, Hughson MD, Cass A, Johnson K, Bertram JF. A stereological study of glomerular number and volume: Preliminary findings in a multiracial study of kidneys at autopsy. Kidney Int Suppl 2003;S31S37. Koh KJ, Parker CJ, Ellis D, Pruim B, Leysley L, Currie BJ. Use of terbinafine for tinea in Australian Aboriginal communities in the Top End. Australas J Dermatol 2003;44:24349. Kukuruzovic RH, Brewster D, Gray E, Anstey N. Increased nitric oxide production in acute diarrhoea is associated with abnormal gut permeablity, hypokalemia and malnutrition in Aboriginal children in tropical Australia. Trans Royal Soc Trop Med Hyg 2003;97:11520. Li S, Cass A, Cunningham J. Cause of death in patients with end stage renal disease: Assessing concordance of death certificates with registry reports. Aust NZ J Public Health 2003;27:41924. Lopansri BK, Anstey NM, Weinberg JB, Stoddard GJ, Hobbs MR, Levesque MC, Mwaikambo ED, Granger DL. Low plasma arginine concentrations in children with cerebral malaria and decreased nitric oxide production. Lancet 2003;361:6768. Mackerras DEM. Does a combined program of dietary modification and physical activity or the use of metformin reduce the conversion from impaired glucose tolerance to type 2 diabetes? Med J Aust 2003;178:1801. Mackerras DEM. Does dietary modification and/or physical activity reduce the progression from impaired glucose tolerance to type 2 diabetes? Med J Aust 2003;178:3467. Mackerras DEM, Reid A, Sayers SM, Singh GR, Bucens IK, Flynn KA. Growth and morbidity in children in the Aboriginal Birth Cohort Study: the urban-remote differential. Med J Aust 2003;178:5660. McDonald SP, Maguire GP, Hoy WE. Renal function and cardiovascular risk markers in a remote Australian Aboriginal community. Nephrol Dial Transplant 2003;18:155561. Piers LS, Walker KZ, Stoney RM, Soares MJ, ODea K. Substitution of saturated with monounsaturated fat in a 4-week diet affects body weight and composition of overweight and obese men. Brit J Nutr 2003;90:71727. Piers LS, Rowley KG, Soares MJ, ODea K. Relationship of adiposity and body fat distribution to body mass index in Australians of Aboriginal and European ancestry. Eur J Clin Nutr 2003;57:95663. Robinson G, dAbbs P, Togni S, Bailie RS. Aboriginal participation in health service delivery: Coordinated Care Trials in the Northern Territory of Australia. Int J Healthcare Technology & Management 2003;5:4562. Rowley KG, ODea K, Best JD. Association of albuminuria and the metabolic syndrome. Current Diab Reports 2003;3:806. Rowley KG, Lee AJ, Yarmirr D, ODea K. Homocysteine concentrations lowered following community-based dietary intervention among Aboriginal people. Asia Pacific J Clin Nutr 2003;12:925. Rowley K, Walker KZ, Cohen J, Jenkins AJ, ONeal D, Su Q, Best JD, ODea K. Inflammation and vascular endothelial activation in an Aboriginal population: Relationships to coronary disease risk factors and nutritional markers. Med J Aust 2003;178:495500. Smith-Vaughan HC, Gal D, Lawrie PM, Winstanley C, Sriprakash KS, Currie BJ. Ubiquity of putative type III secretion genes among clinical and environmental Burkholderia pseudomallei isolates in Northern Australia. J Clin Microbiol 2003;41:88385. Stout JE, Engemann JJ, Cheng AC, Fortenberry ER, Hamilton CD. Safety of two months of rifampin and pyrazinamide for treatment of latent tuberculosis. Am J Respir Crit Care Med 2003;167:8247. Whelan PI, Jacups SP, Melville L, Broom A, Currie BJ, Krause VL, Brogan B, Smith F, Porigneaux P. Rainfall and vector mosquito numbers as risk indicators for mosquito borne disease in Central Australia. Communicable Diseases Intelligence 2003;27:11016. White J, Warrell D, Eddleston M, Currie BJ, Whyte IM, Isbister GK. Clinical toxinology: Where are we now? J Toxicol-Clin Toxicol 2003;41:26376. In press Cheng AC, Jacups SP, Anstey NM, Currie BJ. A proposed scoring system for predicting mortality in melioidosis. Trans Royal Soc Trop Med Hyg. Cheng AC, Mayo MJ, Gal D, Currie BJ. Chlorination and pH of drinking water do not correlate with rates of melioidosis in the Northern Territory, Australia. Trans Royal Soc Trop Med Hyg. McCarthy JS, Kemp DJ, Walton SF, Currie BJ. Scabies: More than just an irritation. Postgrad Med J. Walton SF, McKinnon M, Pizzutto S, Dougall A, Williams E, Currie BJ. Acaricidal activity of Melaleuca alternifolia (tea tree) oil: In vitro sensitivity of Sarcoptes scabiei var hominis to terpinen-4-ol. Arch Dermatol. Books Robinson G, Bailie R, Wang Z, Snelling P, Kondalsamy-Chennakesavan S. A Follow-up Study of Outcomes of the Tiwi Renal Treatment Program. Darwin: NTUniprint, Northern Territory University, 2003. Book chapters Currie B, Couzos S. Skin Infections. In: Couzos S, Murray R eds. Aboriginal Primary Health Care: An Evidence-based Approach. 2nd edn. Melbourne: Oxford University Press, 2003;25180. Currie BJ, McGougan BK. Skin infections and infestations. In: Couzos S, Murray R eds. Aboriginal Primary Health Care: An EvidenceBased Approach, Melbourne: Oxford University Press, 2003;36983. In press Currie BJ. Melioidosis and Glanders. In: Mandell Bennett P, Dolin Elsevier D eds. Principles and Practice of Infectious Diseases. Reports Clark LA, Bettison PK. Connecting Youth: Snapshot of Vocational Education Participation by Indigenous Youth in Remote NT. Darwin: Menzies School of Health Research, 2003. Hii J, Anstey NM, D'Souza L. The Agusan del Sur Malaria Control and Prevention Project: Report of IV Project Review. AusAID, Canberra, November 2003. Thomsen P. Using Your Senses . . . to Make Sense. Darwin: Cooperative Research Centre for Aboriginal and Tropical Health, 2003;1-20. Currie B. Tropical Health in the Top End: An