Professor Vicki Flood

BAppSc (BCAE), Grad DipNutr&Diet (QUT), MPH (UNSW), PhD (USyd)
Professor of Allied Health, conjoint appointment between the Faculty of Health Sciences and St Vincents Hospital

C43T - T Block Cumberland Campus
The University of Sydney


Biographical details

Professor Vicki Flood has worked in a range of nutrition and public health settings and has over 20 years experience as a nutritionist, with an emphasis on nutritional epidemiology and public health nutrition. Previous work has included the leader of the Public Health Discipline with the School of Health Sciences, University of Wollongong, senior food policy officer with NSW Health, nutritional epidemiologist with the Centre for Public Health Nutrition and Centre for Vision Research.

The current position as Professor Allied Health is a conjoint appointment with the Faculty and St Vincents Hospital.

Research interests

Vicki’s research interests include interventions to reduce chronic disease, nutrition and healthy ageing, food and nutrition monitoring, food security, improving food environments to increase the availability of healthy foods and supporting aboriginal health research.

Current projects

Current Projects

  • Reducing salt in the Australian diet: NHMRC partnership project with the George Institute, NSW Health, NSW Food Authority, aims to reduce salt in the food supply and test a community-based intervention in the sentinel location of Lithgow. Co-investigators: Prof Bruce Neal, Prof John Chalmers, Prof Wayne Smith, Prof Carol Nowson, Prof David Woodward, Dr Lisa Szabo. PhD student Mary-Anne Land is investigating the nutrition component in Lithgow.
  • Obesity Prevention Phase 2 follow-up and cost-effectiveness analysis: NHMRC project grant with RPA, a follow-up study to the Healthy Beginnings Trial, to assess effectiveness of early intervention in first year of life to reduce risk of obesity, follow-up with children now aged 4-5 year. Co-investigators: A/Prof LiMing Tan, Prof Louise Baur, Prof Chris Rissell, Dr Lou Hardy, Prof Judy Simpson. PhD student, Kanita Kunaratnam is examining nutrition factors, related to child and mother dietary consumption.
  • Workplace-based intervention to support healthy lifestyles and improve hydration status among people working in the mining sector, supported by UOW partnership grant with Cowal Gold Mine. Co-investigators: Dr Bridget Kelly, Dr Brian Davies, Ms Jane Whitelaw, Dr Vinod Gopaldasani. PhD student Vinod Gopaldasani is running the data collection and intervention components of the study.
  • Illawarra Born, The Wollongong Birth Cohort Study. Co-investigators: Prof Bryn Grenyer, A/Prof Chris Georgiou, Prof Alison Jones, A/Prof Peter Caputi.
  • Health Track: A Chronic Disease Prevention Program for the Illawarra Shoalhaven Population. Co-investigators: Prof Linda Tapsell, Prof Maureen Lonergan, Prof Joseph Ciarrochi, Dr Greg Peoples, Dr Marianna Milosavljevic, A/Prof Karen Charlton, Dr Bridget Kelly. PhD student Hamid Moayyed is investigating measures of food environments in the Illawarra region, with a focus on investigating the association with diet quality among people who live in those regions.

Associations

  • American Society of Nutrition, 2012 – current.
  • Australian Child and Adolescent Obesity Research Network (ACAORN), 2009-current.
  • Australasian Epidemiological Association, 2000-current
  • CAPHIA (Council of Academic Public Health Institutions of Australia), 2011-2013, Treasurer, Executive Committee.
  • Dietitians Association of Australia (Accredited Practising Dietitian) (20 years of continual membership award 1989 – 2009). 1989 – current.
  • Nutrition Society of Australia: Sydney Committee member 2006-2009, Secretary 2008- 09; Wollongong Committee member 2010-2013; member of NSA Registration committee, 2009-current; Chair of registration committee 2013- current;
  • Public Health Association of Australia, 2005-current

  • Member of Expert Working group for Nutrient Reference Value review for sodium. Aug 2013 – current.
  • Member of Advisory group of NaSSDA, National Secondary Students’ Diet and Activity Survey, 2009-2012
  • Member of Advisory group of Folate Scientific Committee for Food Standards Australia New Zealand, 2005-2008.
  • Member of Advisory Group, Many Rivers Diabetes Prevention Program (NHMRC Healthy Start to Life Project among Aboriginal children in regional NSW), 2005-2013.
  • World Health Organisation Forum: Invited participant and contributor to recommendations to support salt reduction and iodine fortification across the world. March 2013.

Awards and honours

  • Recipient of competitive travel award by International Union of Nutrition Sciences, and Korean Nutrition Society to participate in Leadership Workshop in Nutrition Science, 2012.

Keywords

Public health; Obesity & overweight; Cardiovascular diseases; Nutrition and metabolism; Epidemiology

Selected grants

2011

  • Effectiveness of an early intervention trial to prevent obesity - Phase 2: Follow-up and cost effectiveness analysis; Wen L, Baur L, Rissel C, Flood V, Simpson J, Hayes A, Hardy L; National Health and Medical Research Council (NHMRC)/Project Grants.

2010

  • Reducing Salt in the Australian Diet; Neal B, Nowson C, Chalmers J, Smith W, Flood V, Nowson, C, Woodward M, Szabo L; National Health and Medical Research Council (NHMRC)/Partnership Projects.

2009

  • Assessment of the relationship between dairy intake and risk of overweight, type 2 diabetes, coronary heart disease, hypertension, stroke and the metabolic syndrome from the Blue Mountains Eye Study; Flood V, Mitchell P, Caterson I, Gill T; Dairy Australia/Research and Development Grants.

2008

  • Sydney Adolescent Vascular and Eye Study; Mitchell P, Morgan I, Smith W, Rose K, Wang J, Flood V, Morgan I; National Health and Medical Research Council (NHMRC)/Project Grants.
  • Review and meta-analyses relating to dairy and the metabolic syndrome and dairy and overweight/obesity; Flood V, Gill T, Hector D, Rangan A, Caterson I; Dairy Australia/Research and Development Grants.
  • Series of analyses to assess the relationship between dairy intake and general dietary intake and health risk factors; Gill T, Rangan A, Hector D, Flood V, Caterson I; Dairy Australia/Research and Development Grants.

2005

  • Eating Habits And Healthy Aging, Using Longitudinal Population-Based Data From Older Australians; Flood V, Webb K, Mitchell P, Smith W; Meat and Livestock Australia Ltd/Human Nutrition Research Program.

Selected publications

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Book Chapters

  • Tapsell, L., Probst, Y., Louie, J., Beck, E., Gopaldasani, V., Flood, V., Thorne, R., Meyer, B. (2013). Extending Knowledge on Food Components. In Linda Tapsell (Eds.), Food, Nutrition and Health, (pp. 85-117). Australia: Oxford University Press Australia.
  • James, E., Flood, V., Armstrong, B., Stacey, F. (2010). Diet, Physical Activity and Cancer- The Epidemiolical Evidence. In Monica Robotin, Ian Olver and Afaf Girgis (Eds.), When Cancer Crosses Disciplines: A Physician's Handbook, (pp. 49-78). London: Imperial College Press.

Journals

  • Petrunoff, N., Wilkenfeld, R., King, L., Flood, V. (2014). 'Treats', 'sometimes foods', 'junk': a qualitative study exploring 'extra foods' with parents of young children. Public Health Nutrition. [More Information]
  • Gopinath, B., Russell, J., Flood, V., Burlutsky, G., Mitchell, P. (2014). Adherence to dietary guidelines positively affects quality of life and functional status of older adults. Journal of The Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics, 114(2), 220-229. [More Information]
  • Fayet, F., Flood, V., Petocz, P., Samman, S. (2014). Avoidance of meat and poultry decreases intakes of omega-3 fatty acids, vitamin B12, selenium and zinc in young women. Journal of Human Nutrition and Dietetics, Article in press. [More Information]
  • Wang, J., Buitendijk, G., Rochtchina, E., Lee, K., Klein, B., van Duijn, C., Flood, V., Meuer, S., Attia, J., Myers, C., et al (2014). Genetic susceptibility, dietary antioxidants and long-term incidence of age-related macular degeneration. Ophthalmology, in press.
  • Gopinath, B., Flood, V., Wang, J., Burlutsky, G., Mitchell, P. (2014). Habitual dairy consumption and calcium intake are associated with retinal microvasculature in older adults. Nutrition Metabolism and Cardiovascular Diseases, Accepted 1 July 2013.
  • Russell, J., Flood, V., Yeatman, H., Mitchell, P. (2014). Prevalence and risk factors of food insecurity among a cohort of older Australians. The Journal of Nutrition, Health and Aging.
  • Iff, S., Wong, G., Webster, A., Flood, V., Wang, J., Mitchell, P., Craig, J. (2014). Relative Energy Balance, CKD, and Risk of Cardiovascular and All-Cause Mortality. American Journal of Kidney Diseases, 63(3), 437-445. [More Information]
  • Flood, V., Wen, L., Hardy, L., Rissel, C., Simpson, J., Baur, L. (2014). Reliability and validity of a short FFQ for assessing the dietary habits of 2-5-year-old children, Sydney, Australia. Public Health Nutrition, 17(3), 498-509. [More Information]
  • Gopinath, B., Harris, D., Flood, V., Burlutsky, G., Mitchell, P. (2013). A better diet quality is associated with a reduced likelihood of CKD in older adults. Nutrition Metabolism and Cardiovascular Diseases, 23(10), 937-943. [More Information]
  • Russell, J., Flood, V., Rochtchina, E., Gopinath, B., Allman-Farinelli, M., Bauman, A., Mitchell, P. (2013). Adherence to dietary guidelines and 15-year risk of all-cause mortality. British Journal of Nutrition, 109(3), 547-555. [More Information]
  • Gopinath, B., Flood, V., Rochtchina, E., Baur, L., Louie, J., Smith, W., Mitchell, P. (2013). Carbohydrate Nutrition and Development of Adiposity During Adolescence. Obesity, 21(9), 1884-1890. [More Information]
  • Louie, J., Flood, V., Burlutsky, G., Rangan, A., Gill, T., Mitchell, P. (2013). Dairy consumption and the risk of 15-year cardiovascular disease mortality in a cohort of older Australians. Nutrients, 5(2), 441-454. [More Information]
  • Sarmugum, R., Worsley, A., Flood, V. (2013). Development and validation of a salt knowledge questionnaire. Public Health Nutrition.
  • Gopinath, B., Rochtchina, E., Flood, V., Mitchell, P. (2013). Diet quality is prospectively associated with incident impaired fasting glucose in older adults. Diabetic Medicine, 30(5), 557-562. [More Information]
  • Louie, J., Flood, V., Rangan, A., Burlutsky, G., Gill, T., Gopinath, B., Mitchell, P. (2013). Higher regular fat dairy consumption is associated with lower incidence of metabolic syndrome but not type 2 diabetes. Nutrition Metabolism and Cardiovascular Diseases, 23(9), 816-821. [More Information]
  • Gopinath, B., Flood, V., Rochtchina, E., Wang, J., Mitchell, P. (2013). Homocysteine, folate, vitamin B-12, and 10-y incidence of age-related macular degeneration. The American Journal of Clinical Nutrition, 98(1), 129-135. [More Information]
  • Polkinghorne, B., Gopaldasani, V., Furber, S., Davies, B., Flood, V. (2013). Hydration status of underground miners in a temperate Australian region. BMC Public Health, 13(1), 1-8. [More Information]
  • Gopinath, B., Flood, V., Wang, J., Rochtchina, E., Wong, T., Mitchell, P. (2013). Is quality of diet associated with the microvasculature? An analysis of diet quality and retinal vascular calibre in older adults. British Journal of Nutrition, 110(4), 739-746. [More Information]
  • Xu, H., Wen, L., Rissel, C., Flood, V., Baur, L. (2013). Parenting style and dietary behaviour of young children: Findings from the Healthy Beginnings Trial. Appetite, 71, 171-177. [More Information]
  • Mitchell, P., Flood, V., Gopinath, B. (2013). Reply to T Kawada. The American Journal of Clinical Nutrition, 98(4), 1144-1145. [More Information]
  • Scully, M., Wakefield, M., Niven, P., Chapman, K., Crawford, D., Pratt, I., Baur, L., Flood, V., Morley, B. (2012). Association between food marketing exposure and adolescents' food choices and eating behaviors. Appetite, 58(2012), 1-5. [More Information]
  • Gopinath, B., Flood, V., Wang, J., Smith, W., Rochtchina, E., Louie, J., Wong, T., Brand-Miller, J., Mitchell, P. (2012). Carbohydrate nutrition is associated with changes in the retinal vascular structure and branching pattern in children. The American Journal of Clinical Nutrition, 95(5), 1215-1222. [More Information]
  • Rangan, A., Flood, V., Denyer, G., Webb, K., Marks, G., Gill, T. (2012). Dairy consumption and diet quality in a sample of Australian children. Journal of the American College of Nutrition, 31(3), 185-193. [More Information]
  • Kelly, B., Flood, V., Bicego, C., Yeatman, H. (2012). Derailing healthy choices: an audit of vending machines at train stations in NSW. Health Promotion Journal of Australia, 23(1), 73-75. [More Information]
  • Louie, J., Gwynn, J., Turner, N., Cochrane, J., Wiggers, J., Flood, V. (2012). Dietary glycemic index and glycemic load among Indigenous and non-Indigenous children aged 10-12 years. Nutrition, 28(7-8), e14-e22. [More Information]
  • Wen, L., Baur, L., Simpson, J., Rissel, C., Wardle, K., Flood, V. (2012). Effectiveness of home based early intervention on children's BMI at age 2: randomised controlled trial. BMJ, 344(Issue 7865), 1-11. [More Information]
  • Wen, L., Baur, L., Simpson, J., Rissel, C., Wardle, K., Flood, V. (2012). Effectiveness of home based early intervention on children's BMI at age 2: randomised controlled trial. BMJ, 344, 1-11. [More Information]
  • Wen, L., Baur, L., Rissel, C., Flood, V., Simpson, J., Hayes, A., Hardy, L., Wardle, K. (2012). Healthy Beginnings Trial Phase 2 study: Follow-up and cost-effectiveness analysis. Contemporary Clinical Trials, 33(2), 396-401. [More Information]
  • Gopinath, B., Flood, V., Rochtchina, E., Baur, L., Smith, W., Mitchell, P. (2012). Influence of High Glycemic Index and Glycemic Load Diets on Blood Pressure During Adolescence. Hypertension, 59(6), 1272-1277. [More Information]
  • Gwynn, J., Flood, V., D'Este, C., Attia, J., Turner, N., Cochrane, J., Louie, J., Wiggers, J. (2012). Poor food and nutrient intake among Indigenous and non-Indigenous rural Australian children. BMC Pediatrics, 12, 1-14. [More Information]
  • Morley, B., Scully, M., Niven, P., Baur, L., Crawford, D., Flood, V., Okley, A., Pratt, I., Salmon, J., Wakefield, M. (2012). Prevalence and socio-demographic distribution of eating, physical activity and sedentary behaviours among Australian adolescents. Health Promotion Journal of Australia, 23(3), 213-218. [More Information]
  • Gopinath, B., Subramanian, I., Flood, V., Baur, L., Pfund, N., Burlutsky, G., Mitchell, P. (2012). Relationship between breastfeeding and adiposity in infants and preschool children. Public Health Nutrition, 15(9), 1639-1644. [More Information]
  • Gopinath, B., Flood, V., Rochtchina, E., Thiagalingam, A., Mitchell, P. (2012). Serum homocysteine and folate but not vitamin B12 are predictors of CHD mortality in older adults. European Journal of Preventive Cardiology, 19(6), 1420-1429. [More Information]
  • Rangan, A., Flood, V., Denyer, G., Ayer, J., Webb, K., Marks, G., Celermajer, D., Gill, T. (2012). The effect of dairy consumption on blood pressure in mid-childhood: CAPS cohort study. European Journal of Clinical Nutrition, 66(6), 652-657. [More Information]
  • Louie, J., Buyken, A., Brand-Miller, J., Flood, V. (2012). The link between dietary glycemic index and nutrient adequacy. The American Journal of Clinical Nutrition, 95(3), 694-702. [More Information]
  • Louie, J., Buyken, A., Brand-Miller, J., Flood, V. (2012). The link between glycemic index and nutrient adequacy. The American Journal of Clinical Nutrition, 95(3), 694-702. [More Information]
  • Spankovich, C., Hood, L., Silver, H., Lambert, W., Flood, V., Mitchell, P. (2011). Associations between Diet and Both High and Low Pure Tone Averages and Transient Evoked Otoacoustic Emissions in an Older Adult Population-Based Study. Journal of the American Academy of Audiology, 22(1), 49-58. [More Information]
  • O'Leary, F., Flood, V., Petocz, P., Allman-Farinelli, M., Samman, S. (2011). B vitamin status, dietary intake and length of stay in a sample of elderly rehabilitation patients. The Journal of Nutrition, Health and Aging, 15(6), 485-489. [More Information]
  • Gopinath, B., Harris, D., Flood, V., Burlutsky, G., Brand-Miller, J., Mitchell, P. (2011). Carbohydrate Nutrition Is Associated with the 5-Year Incidence of Chronic Kidney Disease 1–3. The Journal of Nutrition, 141(3), 433-439. [More Information]
  • Rangan, A., Kwan, J., Flood, V., Louie, J., Gill, T. (2011). Changes in 'extra' food intake among Australian children between 1995 and 2007. Obesity Research and Clinical Practice, 5(1), e55-e63. [More Information]
  • Rangan, A., Kwan, J., Louie, J., Flood, V., Gill, T. (2011). Changes in core food intake among Australian children between 1995 and 2007. European Journal of Clinical Nutrition, 65(11), 1201-1210. [More Information]
  • Gopinath, B., Harris, D., Flood, V., Burlutsky, G., Mitchell, P. (2011). Consumption of long-chain n-3 PUFA, α-linolenic acid and fish is associated with the prevalence of chronic kidney disease. British Journal of Nutrition, 105(9), 1361-1368. [More Information]
  • Gopinath, B., Buyken, A., Flood, V., Empson, M., Rochtchina, E., Mitchell, P. (2011). Consumption of polyunsaturated fatty acids, fish, and nuts and risk of inflammatory disease mortality. American Journal of Clinical Nutrition, 93(5), 1073-1079. [More Information]
  • Louie, J., Flood, V., Hector, D., Rangan, A., Gill, T. (2011). Dairy consumption and overweight and obesity: a systematic review of prospective cohort studies. Obesity Reviews, 12(7), e582-e592. [More Information]
  • Gopinath, B., Flood, V., McMahon, C., Burlutsky, G., Spankovich, C., Hood, L., Mitchell, P. (2011). Dietary Antioxidant Intake is Associated with the Prevalence but not Incidence of Age-Related Hearing Loss. The Journal of Nutrition, Health and Aging, 15(10), 896-900. [More Information]
  • Louie, J., Buyken, A., Heyer, K., Flood, V. (2011). Dietary glycaemic index and glycaemic load among Australian children and adolescents. British Journal of Nutrition, 106(8), 1273-1282. [More Information]
  • Gopinath, B., Flood, V., Teber, E., McMahon, C., Mitchell, P. (2011). Dietary Intake of Cholesterol Is Positively Associated and Use of Cholesterol-Lowering Medication Is Negatively Associated with Prevalent Age-Related Hearing Loss. The Journal of Nutrition, 141(7), 1355-1361. [More Information]
  • Wen, L., Baur, L., Simpson, J., Rissel, C., Flood, V. (2011). Effectiveness of an early intervention on infant feeding practices and "tummy time": a randomized controlled trial. Archives of Pediatrics & Adolescent Medicine, 165(8), 701-707. [More Information]
  • Strippoli, G., Craig, J., Rochtchina, E., Flood, V., Wang, J., Mitchell, P. (2011). Fluid and nutrient intake and risk of chronic kidney disease. Nephrology, 16(3), 326-334. [More Information]
  • Tapsell, L., Probst, Y., Lawrence, M., Friel, S., Flood, V., McMohan, A., Butler, R. (2011). Food and nutrition security in the Australian-New Zealand region: impact of climate change. World Review of Nutrition and Dietetics, 102, 192-200.
  • Russell, J., Flood, V., Yeatman, H., Mitchell, P. (2011). Food security in older Australians. Journal of Nutrition Education and Behavior, 43(2), e1-e1. [More Information]
  • Kelly, B., Flood, V., Yeatman, H. (2011). Measuring local food environments: an overview of available methods and measures. Health and Place, 17(6), 1284-1293. [More Information]
  • Louie, J., Flood, V., Turner, N., Everingham, C., Gwynn, J. (2011). Methodology for adding glycemic index values to 24-hour recalls. Nutrition, 27(1), 59-64. [More Information]
  • Rangan, A., Flood, V., Gill, T. (2011). Misreporting of Energy Intake in the 2007 Australian Children's Survey: Identification, Characteristics and Impact of Misreporters. Nutrients, 3(2), 186-199. [More Information]
  • Fayet, F., Flood, V., Petocz, P., Samman, S. (2011). Relative and biomarker-based validity of a food frequency questionnaire that measures the intakes of vitamin B12, folate, iron, and zinc in young women. Nutrition Research, 31(1), 14-20. [More Information]
  • O'Leary, F., Wai, J., Wormald, L., Ellis, J., Petocz, P., Flood, V., Samman, S. (2011). Vitamin B12 status, dietary protein intake and proton pump inhibitor use in geriatric rehabilitation subjects. Nutrition and Dietetics, 68(2), 109-114. [More Information]
  • Buyken, A., Flood, V., Empson, M., Rochtchina, E., Barclay, A., Brand-Miller, J., Mitchell, P. (2010). Carbohydrate nutrition and inflammatory disease mortality in older adults. American Journal of Clinical Nutrition, 92(3), 634-643. [More Information]
  • Gopinath, B., Flood, V., Burlutsky, G., Mitchell, P. (2010). Combined influence of health behaviors on total and cause-specific mortality. Archives of Internal Medicine, 170(17), 1605-1607. [More Information]
  • Gopinath, B., Flood, V., Rochtchina, E., McMahon, C., Mitchell, P. (2010). Consumption of omega-3 fatty acids and fish and risk of age-related hearing loss. American Journal of Clinical Nutrition, 92(2), 416-421. [More Information]
  • Wen, L., Flood, V., Simpson, J., Rissel, C., Baur, L. (2010). Dietary behaviours during pregnancy: findings from first-time mothers in southwest Sydney, Australia. The International Journal of Behavioral Nutrition and Physical Activity, 7(13), 13-1-13-7. [More Information]
  • Gopinath, B., Flood, V., McMahon, C., Burlutsky, G., Brand-Miller, J., Mitchell, P. (2010). Dietary Glycemic Load Is a Predictor of Age-Related Hearing Loss in Older Adults. The Journal of Nutrition, 140, 2207-2212. [More Information]
  • Wen, L., Simpson, J., Baur, L., Rissel, C., Flood, V. (2010). Family Functioning and Obesity Risk Behaviors: Implications for Early Obesity Intervention. Obesity, , 1-7. [More Information]
  • Flood, V., Burlutsky, G., Webb, K., Wang, J., Smith, W., Mitchell, P. (2010). Food and nutrient consumption trends in older Australians: a 10-year cohort study. European Journal of Clinical Nutrition, 64(6), 603-613. [More Information]
  • Gopinath, B., Rochtchina, E., Flood, V., Mitchell, P. (2010). Healthy living and risk of major chronic diseases in an older population. Archives of Internal Medicine, 170(2), 208-209. [More Information]
  • Buyken, A., Flood, V., Rochtchina, E., Nestel, P., Brand-Miller, J., Mitchell, P. (2010). Modifications in Dietary Fat Quality Are Associated with Changes in Serum Lipids of Older Adults Independently of Lipid Medication. The Journal of Nutrition, 140(1), 88-94. [More Information]
  • Gopinath, B., Flood, V., Rochtchina, E., McMahon, C., Mitchell, P. (2010). Serum Homocysteine and Folate Concentrations Are Associated with Prevalent Age-Related Hearing Loss. The Journal of Nutrition, 140(8), 1469-1474. [More Information]
  • Gopinath, B., Flood, V., McMahon, C., Burlutsky, G., Smith, W., Mitchell, P. (2010). The Effects of Smoking and Alcohol Consumption on Age-Related Hearing Loss: The Blue Mountains Hearing Study. Ear And Hearing, 31(2), 277-282. [More Information]
  • Tan, J., Wang, J., Flood, V., Mitchell, P. (2009). Dietary Fatty Acids and the 10-Year Incidence of Age-Related Macular Degeneration. Archives of Ophthalmology, 127(5), 656-665. [More Information]
  • Kaushik, S., Wang, J., Wong, T., Flood, V., Barclay, A., Brand-Miller, J., Mitchell, P. (2009). Glycemic Index, Retinal Vascular Caliber and Stroke Mortality. Stroke: a journal of cerebral circulation, 40(1), 206-212. [More Information]
  • Kaushik, S., Wang, J., Flood, V., Barclay, A., Brand-Miller, J., Mitchell, P. (2009). Glycemic index, retinal vasculature in children: Response to Letter by Lim. Stroke: a journal of cerebral circulation, 40(6), e475-e476. [More Information]
  • Flood, V., Gopinath, B., Rochtchina, E., Smith, W. (2009). Re: "Red meat and chicken consumption and its association with age-related macular degeneration". American Journal of Epidemiology, 170(4), 531-532. [More Information]
  • Samman, S., Koh, H., Flood, V., Blakesmith, S., Petocz, P., Lyons-Wall, P. (2009). Red Clover (Trifolium pratense) Isoflavones and Serum Homocysteine in Premenopausal Women: A Pilot Study. Journal of Women's Health, 18(11), 1813-1816. [More Information]
  • Kelly, B., Hattersley, L., King, L., Flood, V. (2009). Smoke and mirrors: nutrition content claims used to market unhealthy food. Nutrition and Dietetics, 66(1), 62-64. [More Information]
  • Gopinath, B., Wang, J., Flood, V., Burlutsky, G., Wong, T., Mitchell, P. (2009). The Associations Between Blood Levels of Homocysteine, Folate, Vitamin B(12), and Retinal Vascular Caliber. American Journal of Ophthalmology, 148(6), 902-909. [More Information]
  • Louie, J., Flood, V., Rangan, A., Hector, D., Gill, T. (2008). A comparison of two nutrition signposting systems for use in Australia. NSW Public Health Bulletin, 19(7-8), 121-126. [More Information]
  • Tan-Koay, A., Mitchell, P., Flood, V., Burlutsky, G., Rochtchina, E., Cumming, R., Wang, J. (2008). Antioxidant nutrient intake and the long-term incidence of age-related cataract: the Blue Mountains Eye Study. American Journal of Clinical Nutrition, 87(6), 1899-1905. [More Information]
  • Flood, V., Smith, W., Rochtchina, E., Wang, J., Mitchell, P. (2008). Assembling a nutrient database for a large cohort study: the Blue Mountains Eye Study. Food Australia, 60(1-2), 37-40.
  • Tan, J., Wang, J., Flood, V., Rochtchina, E., Smith, W., Mitchell, P. (2008). Dietary Antioxidants and the Long-term Incidence of Age-Related Macular Degeneration The Blue Mountains Eye Study. Ophthalmology, 115(2), 334-341. [More Information]
  • Flood, V., Mitchell, P. (2008). Dietary fatty acids and age-related macular degeneration: a review. AgroFOOD Industry Hi-tech, 19(2), 42-43.
  • Kaushik, S., Wang, J., Flood, V., Tan, J., Barclay, A., Wong, T., Brand-Miller, J., Mitchell, P. (2008). Dietary glycemic index and the risk of age-related macular degeneration. American Journal of Clinical Nutrition, 88(4), 1104-1110. [More Information]
  • Kaushik, S., Wang, J., Flood, V., Liew, G., Smith, W., Mitchell, P. (2008). Frequency of Fish Consumption, Retinal Microvascular Signs and Vascular Mortality. Microcirculation, 15(1), 27-36. [More Information]
  • Barclay, A., Petocz, P., McMillan-Price, J., Flood, V., Prvan, T., Mitchell, P., Brand-Miller, J. (2008). Glycemic index, glycemic load, and chronic disease risk- a meta-analysis of observational studies. American Journal of Clinical Nutrition, 87(3), 627-637. [More Information]
  • Kelly, B., Hattersley, L., King, L., Flood, V. (2008). Persuasive food marketing to children: use of cartoons and competitions in Australian commercial television advertisements. Health Promotion International, 23(4), 337-344. [More Information]
  • Shankar, A., Wang, J., Chua, B., Rochtchina, E., Flood, V., Mitchell, P. (2008). Positive association between plasma homocysteine level and chronic kidney disease. Kidney and Blood Pressure Research, 31(1), 55-62.
  • Gopinath, B., Liew, G., Flood, V., Wang, J., Kifley, A., Leeder, S., Mitchell, P. (2008). The association between weight gain and thyroid function in an older population (Research letter). Archives of Internal Medicine, 168(20), 2283-2284. [More Information]
  • Barclay, A., Flood, V., Brand-Miller, J., Mitchell, P. (2008). Validity of carbohydrate glycemic index, glycemic load data obtained using a semi-quantitative food frequency questionnaire. Public Health Nutrition, 11(6), 573-580. [More Information]
  • Flood, V., McGregor, K., Burlutsky, G., Gill, T., Mitchell, P. (2008). Weight change over 10 years among a population based cohort of older Australians. International Journal of Obesity, 32(S1), S193.
  • Tan, J., Wang, J., Flood, V., Kaushik, S., Barclay, A., Brand-Miller, J., Mitchell, P. (2007). Carbohydrate nutrition, glycemic index, and the 10-y incidence of cataract. American Journal of Clinical Nutrition, 86(5), 1502-1508. [More Information]
  • Townend, B., Townend, M., Flood, V., Burlutsky, G., Rochtchina, E., Wang, J., Mitchell, P. (2007). Dietary Macronutrient Intake and Five-Year Incident Cataract: The Blue Mountains Eye Study. American Journal of Ophthalmology, 143(6), 932-939. [More Information]
  • Rochtchina, E., Wang, J., Flood, V., Mitchell, P. (2007). Elevated serum homocysteine, low serum vitamin B12, folate, and age-related macular degeneration: the Blue Mountains Eye Study. American Journal of Ophthalmology, 143(2), 344-346. [More Information]
  • Chapman, K., Kelly, B., King, L., Flood, V. (2007). Fat chance for Mr Vegie TV ads. Australian and New Zealand Journal of Public Health, 31(2), 190-190. [More Information]
  • Flood, V., Webb, K., Rochtchina, E., Kelly, B., Mitchell, P. (2007). Fatty acid intakes and food sources in a population of older Australians. Asia Pacific Journal of Clinical Nutrition, 16(2), 322-330. [More Information]
  • Flood, V., Mitchell, P. (2007). Folate and vitamin B12 in older Australians. Medical Journal of Australia, 186(6), 321-322. [More Information]
  • Barclay, A., Flood, V., Rochtchina, E., Mitchell, P., Brand-Miller, J. (2007). Glycemic Index, dietary fiber and risk of type 2 diabetes in a cohort of older Australians. Diabetes Care, 30(11), 2811-2813. [More Information]
  • Empson, M., Flood, V., Ma, G., Eastman, C., Mitchell, P. (2007). Prevalence of thyroid disease in an older Australian population. Internal Medicine Journal, 37(7), 448-455. [More Information]
  • Tan, J., Mitchell, P., Kifley, A., Flood, V., Smith, W., Wang, J. (2007). Smoking and the long-term incidence of age-related macular degeneration: the Blue Mountains Eye Study. Archives of Ophthalmology, 125(8), 1089-1095. [More Information]
  • Kelly, B., Smith, B., King, L., Flood, V., Bauman, A. (2007). Television food advertising to children: the extent and nature of exposure. Public Health Nutrition, 10(11), 1234-1240. [More Information]
  • Kelly, B., King, L., Bauman, A., Smith, B., Flood, V. (2007). The effects of different regulation systems on television food advertising to children. Australian and New Zealand Journal of Public Health, 31(4), 340-343. [More Information]
  • Barclay, A., Flood, V., Brand-Miller, J., Mitchell, P. (2007). Validity of carbohydrate, glycaemic index and glycaemic load data obtained using a semi-quantitative food-frequency questionnaire. Public Health Nutrition, Published online: 24 Oct 2007, 1-8. [More Information]
  • Chua, B., Flood, V., Rochtchina, E., Wang, J., Smith, W., Mitchell, P. (2006). Dietary fatty acids and the 5-year incidence of age-related maculopathy. Archives of Ophthalmology, 124(7), 981-986. [More Information]
  • Wang, J., Flood, V., Mitchell, P. (2006). Facts on fats: What are the implications? (Editorial). Clinical and Experimental Ophthalmology, 34(5), 393-394. [More Information]
  • Flood, V., Rochtchina, E., Wang, J., Mitchell, P., Smith, W. (2006). Lutein and zeaxanthin dietary intake and age related macular degeneration. The British Journal of Ophthalmology, 90(7), 927-928.
  • Flood, V., Smith, W., Webb, K., Rochtchina, E., Anderson, V., Mitchell, P. (2006). Prevalence of low serum folate and vitamin B12 in an older Australian population. Australian and New Zealand Journal of Public Health, 30(1), 38-41. [More Information]
  • Flood, V., Smith, W., Webb, K., Mitchell, P. (2004). Issues In Assessing The Validity Of Nutrient Data Obtained From A Food-Frequency Questionnaire: Folate And Vitamin B-12 Examples. Public Health Nutrition, 7(6), 751-756.
  • Flood, V., Smith, W., Wang, J., Manzi, F., Webb, K., Mitchell, P. (2002). Dietary antioxidant intake and incidence of early age-related macular degeneration. The Blue Mountains Eye Study. Ophthalmology, 109(12), 2272-2278.
  • Manzi, F., Flood, V., Webb, K., Mitchell, P. (2002). The intake of carotenoids in an older Australian population: The Blue Mountains eye study. Public Health Nutrition, 5(2), 347-352.
  • Kuzniarz, M., Mitchell, P., Flood, V., Wang, J. (2002). Use of vitamin and zinc supplements and age-related maculopathy: The Blue Mountains Eye Study. Ophthalmic Epidemiology, 9(4), 283-295.
  • Flood, V., Webb, K., Mitchell, P., Bantick, J., MacIntyre, C., Sindhusake, D., Rubin, G., Smith, W. (2001). Folate Fortification: potential impact on folate intake in an older population. European Journal of Clinical Nutrition, 55, 793-800.
  • Kuzniarz, M., Mitchell, P., Cumming, R., Flood, V. (2001). Use of Vitamin Supplements and Cateract: The Blue Mountains Eye Study. American Journal of Ophthalmology, 132, 19-26.

Conferences

  • Flood, V., Carrad, A., Alshukri, A., Louie, J., Kelly, B., Yeatman, H., Tapsell, L. (2013). An Audit of Vending Machines in Public Places in Regional NSW, Australia. 20th International Congress of Nutrition, Not-Known.
  • Louie, J., Rangan, A., Flood, V., Gill, T. (2012). Added sugars intake of Australian Children and Adolescents. 2012 Australian and New Zealand Obesity Society Annual Scientific Meeting, Not-Known.
  • Moshtaghain, H., Louie, J., Flood, V., Meyer, B., Gopinath, B., Mitchell, P. (2012). Changes in long chain omega-3 polyunsaturated fatty acids intake among 12-year old children with five-year follow up. Nutrition Society of Australia 2012 Annual Scientific Meeting, Not-Known.
  • Louie, J., Buyken, A., Brand-Miller, J., Flood, V. (2010). Dietary glycemic index and nutrient adequacy among Australian children and adolescents - Is there a link? 2010 Annual Scientific Meeting of the Nutrition Society of Australia, N/A: N/A.
  • Rangan, A., Flood, V., Louie, J., Gill, T. (2009). Soft Drink Consumption among Australian children. 2009 Annual Scientific Meeting of the Nutrition Society of Australia, Not-Known.
  • Louie, J., Turner, N., Cochrane, J., Cochrane, S., Smith, W., Flood, V., Wiggers, J., Gwynn, J. (2008). Mean Nutrient Intake and Foods Contributing to Selected nutrients among children aged 10 to 12 years: Many Rivers Diabetes Prevention Project. 2008 National Nutrition Networks Conference, Not-Known.

2014

  • Petrunoff, N., Wilkenfeld, R., King, L., Flood, V. (2014). 'Treats', 'sometimes foods', 'junk': a qualitative study exploring 'extra foods' with parents of young children. Public Health Nutrition. [More Information]
  • Gopinath, B., Russell, J., Flood, V., Burlutsky, G., Mitchell, P. (2014). Adherence to dietary guidelines positively affects quality of life and functional status of older adults. Journal of The Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics, 114(2), 220-229. [More Information]
  • Fayet, F., Flood, V., Petocz, P., Samman, S. (2014). Avoidance of meat and poultry decreases intakes of omega-3 fatty acids, vitamin B12, selenium and zinc in young women. Journal of Human Nutrition and Dietetics, Article in press. [More Information]
  • Wang, J., Buitendijk, G., Rochtchina, E., Lee, K., Klein, B., van Duijn, C., Flood, V., Meuer, S., Attia, J., Myers, C., et al (2014). Genetic susceptibility, dietary antioxidants and long-term incidence of age-related macular degeneration. Ophthalmology, in press.
  • Gopinath, B., Flood, V., Wang, J., Burlutsky, G., Mitchell, P. (2014). Habitual dairy consumption and calcium intake are associated with retinal microvasculature in older adults. Nutrition Metabolism and Cardiovascular Diseases, Accepted 1 July 2013.
  • Russell, J., Flood, V., Yeatman, H., Mitchell, P. (2014). Prevalence and risk factors of food insecurity among a cohort of older Australians. The Journal of Nutrition, Health and Aging.
  • Iff, S., Wong, G., Webster, A., Flood, V., Wang, J., Mitchell, P., Craig, J. (2014). Relative Energy Balance, CKD, and Risk of Cardiovascular and All-Cause Mortality. American Journal of Kidney Diseases, 63(3), 437-445. [More Information]
  • Flood, V., Wen, L., Hardy, L., Rissel, C., Simpson, J., Baur, L. (2014). Reliability and validity of a short FFQ for assessing the dietary habits of 2-5-year-old children, Sydney, Australia. Public Health Nutrition, 17(3), 498-509. [More Information]

2013

  • Gopinath, B., Harris, D., Flood, V., Burlutsky, G., Mitchell, P. (2013). A better diet quality is associated with a reduced likelihood of CKD in older adults. Nutrition Metabolism and Cardiovascular Diseases, 23(10), 937-943. [More Information]
  • Russell, J., Flood, V., Rochtchina, E., Gopinath, B., Allman-Farinelli, M., Bauman, A., Mitchell, P. (2013). Adherence to dietary guidelines and 15-year risk of all-cause mortality. British Journal of Nutrition, 109(3), 547-555. [More Information]
  • Flood, V., Carrad, A., Alshukri, A., Louie, J., Kelly, B., Yeatman, H., Tapsell, L. (2013). An Audit of Vending Machines in Public Places in Regional NSW, Australia. 20th International Congress of Nutrition, Not-Known.
  • Gopinath, B., Flood, V., Rochtchina, E., Baur, L., Louie, J., Smith, W., Mitchell, P. (2013). Carbohydrate Nutrition and Development of Adiposity During Adolescence. Obesity, 21(9), 1884-1890. [More Information]
  • Louie, J., Flood, V., Burlutsky, G., Rangan, A., Gill, T., Mitchell, P. (2013). Dairy consumption and the risk of 15-year cardiovascular disease mortality in a cohort of older Australians. Nutrients, 5(2), 441-454. [More Information]
  • Sarmugum, R., Worsley, A., Flood, V. (2013). Development and validation of a salt knowledge questionnaire. Public Health Nutrition.
  • Gopinath, B., Rochtchina, E., Flood, V., Mitchell, P. (2013). Diet quality is prospectively associated with incident impaired fasting glucose in older adults. Diabetic Medicine, 30(5), 557-562. [More Information]
  • Tapsell, L., Probst, Y., Louie, J., Beck, E., Gopaldasani, V., Flood, V., Thorne, R., Meyer, B. (2013). Extending Knowledge on Food Components. In Linda Tapsell (Eds.), Food, Nutrition and Health, (pp. 85-117). Australia: Oxford University Press Australia.
  • Louie, J., Flood, V., Rangan, A., Burlutsky, G., Gill, T., Gopinath, B., Mitchell, P. (2013). Higher regular fat dairy consumption is associated with lower incidence of metabolic syndrome but not type 2 diabetes. Nutrition Metabolism and Cardiovascular Diseases, 23(9), 816-821. [More Information]
  • Gopinath, B., Flood, V., Rochtchina, E., Wang, J., Mitchell, P. (2013). Homocysteine, folate, vitamin B-12, and 10-y incidence of age-related macular degeneration. The American Journal of Clinical Nutrition, 98(1), 129-135. [More Information]
  • Polkinghorne, B., Gopaldasani, V., Furber, S., Davies, B., Flood, V. (2013). Hydration status of underground miners in a temperate Australian region. BMC Public Health, 13(1), 1-8. [More Information]
  • Gopinath, B., Flood, V., Wang, J., Rochtchina, E., Wong, T., Mitchell, P. (2013). Is quality of diet associated with the microvasculature? An analysis of diet quality and retinal vascular calibre in older adults. British Journal of Nutrition, 110(4), 739-746. [More Information]
  • Xu, H., Wen, L., Rissel, C., Flood, V., Baur, L. (2013). Parenting style and dietary behaviour of young children: Findings from the Healthy Beginnings Trial. Appetite, 71, 171-177. [More Information]
  • Mitchell, P., Flood, V., Gopinath, B. (2013). Reply to T Kawada. The American Journal of Clinical Nutrition, 98(4), 1144-1145. [More Information]

2012

  • Louie, J., Rangan, A., Flood, V., Gill, T. (2012). Added sugars intake of Australian Children and Adolescents. 2012 Australian and New Zealand Obesity Society Annual Scientific Meeting, Not-Known.
  • Scully, M., Wakefield, M., Niven, P., Chapman, K., Crawford, D., Pratt, I., Baur, L., Flood, V., Morley, B. (2012). Association between food marketing exposure and adolescents' food choices and eating behaviors. Appetite, 58(2012), 1-5. [More Information]
  • Gopinath, B., Flood, V., Wang, J., Smith, W., Rochtchina, E., Louie, J., Wong, T., Brand-Miller, J., Mitchell, P. (2012). Carbohydrate nutrition is associated with changes in the retinal vascular structure and branching pattern in children. The American Journal of Clinical Nutrition, 95(5), 1215-1222. [More Information]
  • Moshtaghain, H., Louie, J., Flood, V., Meyer, B., Gopinath, B., Mitchell, P. (2012). Changes in long chain omega-3 polyunsaturated fatty acids intake among 12-year old children with five-year follow up. Nutrition Society of Australia 2012 Annual Scientific Meeting, Not-Known.
  • Rangan, A., Flood, V., Denyer, G., Webb, K., Marks, G., Gill, T. (2012). Dairy consumption and diet quality in a sample of Australian children. Journal of the American College of Nutrition, 31(3), 185-193. [More Information]
  • Kelly, B., Flood, V., Bicego, C., Yeatman, H. (2012). Derailing healthy choices: an audit of vending machines at train stations in NSW. Health Promotion Journal of Australia, 23(1), 73-75. [More Information]
  • Louie, J., Gwynn, J., Turner, N., Cochrane, J., Wiggers, J., Flood, V. (2012). Dietary glycemic index and glycemic load among Indigenous and non-Indigenous children aged 10-12 years. Nutrition, 28(7-8), e14-e22. [More Information]
  • Wen, L., Baur, L., Simpson, J., Rissel, C., Wardle, K., Flood, V. (2012). Effectiveness of home based early intervention on children's BMI at age 2: randomised controlled trial. BMJ, 344(Issue 7865), 1-11. [More Information]
  • Wen, L., Baur, L., Simpson, J., Rissel, C., Wardle, K., Flood, V. (2012). Effectiveness of home based early intervention on children's BMI at age 2: randomised controlled trial. BMJ, 344, 1-11. [More Information]
  • Wen, L., Baur, L., Rissel, C., Flood, V., Simpson, J., Hayes, A., Hardy, L., Wardle, K. (2012). Healthy Beginnings Trial Phase 2 study: Follow-up and cost-effectiveness analysis. Contemporary Clinical Trials, 33(2), 396-401. [More Information]
  • Gopinath, B., Flood, V., Rochtchina, E., Baur, L., Smith, W., Mitchell, P. (2012). Influence of High Glycemic Index and Glycemic Load Diets on Blood Pressure During Adolescence. Hypertension, 59(6), 1272-1277. [More Information]
  • Gwynn, J., Flood, V., D'Este, C., Attia, J., Turner, N., Cochrane, J., Louie, J., Wiggers, J. (2012). Poor food and nutrient intake among Indigenous and non-Indigenous rural Australian children. BMC Pediatrics, 12, 1-14. [More Information]
  • Morley, B., Scully, M., Niven, P., Baur, L., Crawford, D., Flood, V., Okley, A., Pratt, I., Salmon, J., Wakefield, M. (2012). Prevalence and socio-demographic distribution of eating, physical activity and sedentary behaviours among Australian adolescents. Health Promotion Journal of Australia, 23(3), 213-218. [More Information]
  • Gopinath, B., Subramanian, I., Flood, V., Baur, L., Pfund, N., Burlutsky, G., Mitchell, P. (2012). Relationship between breastfeeding and adiposity in infants and preschool children. Public Health Nutrition, 15(9), 1639-1644. [More Information]
  • Gopinath, B., Flood, V., Rochtchina, E., Thiagalingam, A., Mitchell, P. (2012). Serum homocysteine and folate but not vitamin B12 are predictors of CHD mortality in older adults. European Journal of Preventive Cardiology, 19(6), 1420-1429. [More Information]
  • Rangan, A., Flood, V., Denyer, G., Ayer, J., Webb, K., Marks, G., Celermajer, D., Gill, T. (2012). The effect of dairy consumption on blood pressure in mid-childhood: CAPS cohort study. European Journal of Clinical Nutrition, 66(6), 652-657. [More Information]
  • Louie, J., Buyken, A., Brand-Miller, J., Flood, V. (2012). The link between dietary glycemic index and nutrient adequacy. The American Journal of Clinical Nutrition, 95(3), 694-702. [More Information]
  • Louie, J., Buyken, A., Brand-Miller, J., Flood, V. (2012). The link between glycemic index and nutrient adequacy. The American Journal of Clinical Nutrition, 95(3), 694-702. [More Information]

2011

  • Spankovich, C., Hood, L., Silver, H., Lambert, W., Flood, V., Mitchell, P. (2011). Associations between Diet and Both High and Low Pure Tone Averages and Transient Evoked Otoacoustic Emissions in an Older Adult Population-Based Study. Journal of the American Academy of Audiology, 22(1), 49-58. [More Information]
  • O'Leary, F., Flood, V., Petocz, P., Allman-Farinelli, M., Samman, S. (2011). B vitamin status, dietary intake and length of stay in a sample of elderly rehabilitation patients. The Journal of Nutrition, Health and Aging, 15(6), 485-489. [More Information]
  • Gopinath, B., Harris, D., Flood, V., Burlutsky, G., Brand-Miller, J., Mitchell, P. (2011). Carbohydrate Nutrition Is Associated with the 5-Year Incidence of Chronic Kidney Disease 1–3. The Journal of Nutrition, 141(3), 433-439. [More Information]
  • Rangan, A., Kwan, J., Flood, V., Louie, J., Gill, T. (2011). Changes in 'extra' food intake among Australian children between 1995 and 2007. Obesity Research and Clinical Practice, 5(1), e55-e63. [More Information]
  • Rangan, A., Kwan, J., Louie, J., Flood, V., Gill, T. (2011). Changes in core food intake among Australian children between 1995 and 2007. European Journal of Clinical Nutrition, 65(11), 1201-1210. [More Information]
  • Gopinath, B., Harris, D., Flood, V., Burlutsky, G., Mitchell, P. (2011). Consumption of long-chain n-3 PUFA, α-linolenic acid and fish is associated with the prevalence of chronic kidney disease. British Journal of Nutrition, 105(9), 1361-1368. [More Information]
  • Gopinath, B., Buyken, A., Flood, V., Empson, M., Rochtchina, E., Mitchell, P. (2011). Consumption of polyunsaturated fatty acids, fish, and nuts and risk of inflammatory disease mortality. American Journal of Clinical Nutrition, 93(5), 1073-1079. [More Information]
  • Louie, J., Flood, V., Hector, D., Rangan, A., Gill, T. (2011). Dairy consumption and overweight and obesity: a systematic review of prospective cohort studies. Obesity Reviews, 12(7), e582-e592. [More Information]
  • Gopinath, B., Flood, V., McMahon, C., Burlutsky, G., Spankovich, C., Hood, L., Mitchell, P. (2011). Dietary Antioxidant Intake is Associated with the Prevalence but not Incidence of Age-Related Hearing Loss. The Journal of Nutrition, Health and Aging, 15(10), 896-900. [More Information]
  • Louie, J., Buyken, A., Heyer, K., Flood, V. (2011). Dietary glycaemic index and glycaemic load among Australian children and adolescents. British Journal of Nutrition, 106(8), 1273-1282. [More Information]
  • Gopinath, B., Flood, V., Teber, E., McMahon, C., Mitchell, P. (2011). Dietary Intake of Cholesterol Is Positively Associated and Use of Cholesterol-Lowering Medication Is Negatively Associated with Prevalent Age-Related Hearing Loss. The Journal of Nutrition, 141(7), 1355-1361. [More Information]
  • Wen, L., Baur, L., Simpson, J., Rissel, C., Flood, V. (2011). Effectiveness of an early intervention on infant feeding practices and "tummy time": a randomized controlled trial. Archives of Pediatrics & Adolescent Medicine, 165(8), 701-707. [More Information]
  • Strippoli, G., Craig, J., Rochtchina, E., Flood, V., Wang, J., Mitchell, P. (2011). Fluid and nutrient intake and risk of chronic kidney disease. Nephrology, 16(3), 326-334. [More Information]
  • Tapsell, L., Probst, Y., Lawrence, M., Friel, S., Flood, V., McMohan, A., Butler, R. (2011). Food and nutrition security in the Australian-New Zealand region: impact of climate change. World Review of Nutrition and Dietetics, 102, 192-200.
  • Russell, J., Flood, V., Yeatman, H., Mitchell, P. (2011). Food security in older Australians. Journal of Nutrition Education and Behavior, 43(2), e1-e1. [More Information]
  • Kelly, B., Flood, V., Yeatman, H. (2011). Measuring local food environments: an overview of available methods and measures. Health and Place, 17(6), 1284-1293. [More Information]
  • Louie, J., Flood, V., Turner, N., Everingham, C., Gwynn, J. (2011). Methodology for adding glycemic index values to 24-hour recalls. Nutrition, 27(1), 59-64. [More Information]
  • Rangan, A., Flood, V., Gill, T. (2011). Misreporting of Energy Intake in the 2007 Australian Children's Survey: Identification, Characteristics and Impact of Misreporters. Nutrients, 3(2), 186-199. [More Information]
  • Fayet, F., Flood, V., Petocz, P., Samman, S. (2011). Relative and biomarker-based validity of a food frequency questionnaire that measures the intakes of vitamin B12, folate, iron, and zinc in young women. Nutrition Research, 31(1), 14-20. [More Information]
  • O'Leary, F., Wai, J., Wormald, L., Ellis, J., Petocz, P., Flood, V., Samman, S. (2011). Vitamin B12 status, dietary protein intake and proton pump inhibitor use in geriatric rehabilitation subjects. Nutrition and Dietetics, 68(2), 109-114. [More Information]

2010

  • Buyken, A., Flood, V., Empson, M., Rochtchina, E., Barclay, A., Brand-Miller, J., Mitchell, P. (2010). Carbohydrate nutrition and inflammatory disease mortality in older adults. American Journal of Clinical Nutrition, 92(3), 634-643. [More Information]
  • Gopinath, B., Flood, V., Burlutsky, G., Mitchell, P. (2010). Combined influence of health behaviors on total and cause-specific mortality. Archives of Internal Medicine, 170(17), 1605-1607. [More Information]
  • Gopinath, B., Flood, V., Rochtchina, E., McMahon, C., Mitchell, P. (2010). Consumption of omega-3 fatty acids and fish and risk of age-related hearing loss. American Journal of Clinical Nutrition, 92(2), 416-421. [More Information]
  • James, E., Flood, V., Armstrong, B., Stacey, F. (2010). Diet, Physical Activity and Cancer- The Epidemiolical Evidence. In Monica Robotin, Ian Olver and Afaf Girgis (Eds.), When Cancer Crosses Disciplines: A Physician's Handbook, (pp. 49-78). London: Imperial College Press.
  • Wen, L., Flood, V., Simpson, J., Rissel, C., Baur, L. (2010). Dietary behaviours during pregnancy: findings from first-time mothers in southwest Sydney, Australia. The International Journal of Behavioral Nutrition and Physical Activity, 7(13), 13-1-13-7. [More Information]
  • Louie, J., Buyken, A., Brand-Miller, J., Flood, V. (2010). Dietary glycemic index and nutrient adequacy among Australian children and adolescents - Is there a link? 2010 Annual Scientific Meeting of the Nutrition Society of Australia, N/A: N/A.
  • Gopinath, B., Flood, V., McMahon, C., Burlutsky, G., Brand-Miller, J., Mitchell, P. (2010). Dietary Glycemic Load Is a Predictor of Age-Related Hearing Loss in Older Adults. The Journal of Nutrition, 140, 2207-2212. [More Information]
  • Wen, L., Simpson, J., Baur, L., Rissel, C., Flood, V. (2010). Family Functioning and Obesity Risk Behaviors: Implications for Early Obesity Intervention. Obesity, , 1-7. [More Information]
  • Flood, V., Burlutsky, G., Webb, K., Wang, J., Smith, W., Mitchell, P. (2010). Food and nutrient consumption trends in older Australians: a 10-year cohort study. European Journal of Clinical Nutrition, 64(6), 603-613. [More Information]
  • Gopinath, B., Rochtchina, E., Flood, V., Mitchell, P. (2010). Healthy living and risk of major chronic diseases in an older population. Archives of Internal Medicine, 170(2), 208-209. [More Information]
  • Buyken, A., Flood, V., Rochtchina, E., Nestel, P., Brand-Miller, J., Mitchell, P. (2010). Modifications in Dietary Fat Quality Are Associated with Changes in Serum Lipids of Older Adults Independently of Lipid Medication. The Journal of Nutrition, 140(1), 88-94. [More Information]
  • Gopinath, B., Flood, V., Rochtchina, E., McMahon, C., Mitchell, P. (2010). Serum Homocysteine and Folate Concentrations Are Associated with Prevalent Age-Related Hearing Loss. The Journal of Nutrition, 140(8), 1469-1474. [More Information]
  • Gopinath, B., Flood, V., McMahon, C., Burlutsky, G., Smith, W., Mitchell, P. (2010). The Effects of Smoking and Alcohol Consumption on Age-Related Hearing Loss: The Blue Mountains Hearing Study. Ear And Hearing, 31(2), 277-282. [More Information]

2009

  • Tan, J., Wang, J., Flood, V., Mitchell, P. (2009). Dietary Fatty Acids and the 10-Year Incidence of Age-Related Macular Degeneration. Archives of Ophthalmology, 127(5), 656-665. [More Information]
  • Kaushik, S., Wang, J., Wong, T., Flood, V., Barclay, A., Brand-Miller, J., Mitchell, P. (2009). Glycemic Index, Retinal Vascular Caliber and Stroke Mortality. Stroke: a journal of cerebral circulation, 40(1), 206-212. [More Information]
  • Kaushik, S., Wang, J., Flood, V., Barclay, A., Brand-Miller, J., Mitchell, P. (2009). Glycemic index, retinal vasculature in children: Response to Letter by Lim. Stroke: a journal of cerebral circulation, 40(6), e475-e476. [More Information]
  • Flood, V., Gopinath, B., Rochtchina, E., Smith, W. (2009). Re: "Red meat and chicken consumption and its association with age-related macular degeneration". American Journal of Epidemiology, 170(4), 531-532. [More Information]
  • Samman, S., Koh, H., Flood, V., Blakesmith, S., Petocz, P., Lyons-Wall, P. (2009). Red Clover (Trifolium pratense) Isoflavones and Serum Homocysteine in Premenopausal Women: A Pilot Study. Journal of Women's Health, 18(11), 1813-1816. [More Information]
  • Kelly, B., Hattersley, L., King, L., Flood, V. (2009). Smoke and mirrors: nutrition content claims used to market unhealthy food. Nutrition and Dietetics, 66(1), 62-64. [More Information]
  • Rangan, A., Flood, V., Louie, J., Gill, T. (2009). Soft Drink Consumption among Australian children. 2009 Annual Scientific Meeting of the Nutrition Society of Australia, Not-Known.
  • Gopinath, B., Wang, J., Flood, V., Burlutsky, G., Wong, T., Mitchell, P. (2009). The Associations Between Blood Levels of Homocysteine, Folate, Vitamin B(12), and Retinal Vascular Caliber. American Journal of Ophthalmology, 148(6), 902-909. [More Information]

2008

  • Louie, J., Flood, V., Rangan, A., Hector, D., Gill, T. (2008). A comparison of two nutrition signposting systems for use in Australia. NSW Public Health Bulletin, 19(7-8), 121-126. [More Information]
  • Tan-Koay, A., Mitchell, P., Flood, V., Burlutsky, G., Rochtchina, E., Cumming, R., Wang, J. (2008). Antioxidant nutrient intake and the long-term incidence of age-related cataract: the Blue Mountains Eye Study. American Journal of Clinical Nutrition, 87(6), 1899-1905. [More Information]
  • Flood, V., Smith, W., Rochtchina, E., Wang, J., Mitchell, P. (2008). Assembling a nutrient database for a large cohort study: the Blue Mountains Eye Study. Food Australia, 60(1-2), 37-40.
  • Tan, J., Wang, J., Flood, V., Rochtchina, E., Smith, W., Mitchell, P. (2008). Dietary Antioxidants and the Long-term Incidence of Age-Related Macular Degeneration The Blue Mountains Eye Study. Ophthalmology, 115(2), 334-341. [More Information]
  • Flood, V., Mitchell, P. (2008). Dietary fatty acids and age-related macular degeneration: a review. AgroFOOD Industry Hi-tech, 19(2), 42-43.
  • Kaushik, S., Wang, J., Flood, V., Tan, J., Barclay, A., Wong, T., Brand-Miller, J., Mitchell, P. (2008). Dietary glycemic index and the risk of age-related macular degeneration. American Journal of Clinical Nutrition, 88(4), 1104-1110. [More Information]
  • Kaushik, S., Wang, J., Flood, V., Liew, G., Smith, W., Mitchell, P. (2008). Frequency of Fish Consumption, Retinal Microvascular Signs and Vascular Mortality. Microcirculation, 15(1), 27-36. [More Information]
  • Barclay, A., Petocz, P., McMillan-Price, J., Flood, V., Prvan, T., Mitchell, P., Brand-Miller, J. (2008). Glycemic index, glycemic load, and chronic disease risk- a meta-analysis of observational studies. American Journal of Clinical Nutrition, 87(3), 627-637. [More Information]
  • Louie, J., Turner, N., Cochrane, J., Cochrane, S., Smith, W., Flood, V., Wiggers, J., Gwynn, J. (2008). Mean Nutrient Intake and Foods Contributing to Selected nutrients among children aged 10 to 12 years: Many Rivers Diabetes Prevention Project. 2008 National Nutrition Networks Conference, Not-Known.
  • Kelly, B., Hattersley, L., King, L., Flood, V. (2008). Persuasive food marketing to children: use of cartoons and competitions in Australian commercial television advertisements. Health Promotion International, 23(4), 337-344. [More Information]
  • Shankar, A., Wang, J., Chua, B., Rochtchina, E., Flood, V., Mitchell, P. (2008). Positive association between plasma homocysteine level and chronic kidney disease. Kidney and Blood Pressure Research, 31(1), 55-62.
  • Gopinath, B., Liew, G., Flood, V., Wang, J., Kifley, A., Leeder, S., Mitchell, P. (2008). The association between weight gain and thyroid function in an older population (Research letter). Archives of Internal Medicine, 168(20), 2283-2284. [More Information]
  • Barclay, A., Flood, V., Brand-Miller, J., Mitchell, P. (2008). Validity of carbohydrate glycemic index, glycemic load data obtained using a semi-quantitative food frequency questionnaire. Public Health Nutrition, 11(6), 573-580. [More Information]
  • Flood, V., McGregor, K., Burlutsky, G., Gill, T., Mitchell, P. (2008). Weight change over 10 years among a population based cohort of older Australians. International Journal of Obesity, 32(S1), S193.

2007

  • Tan, J., Wang, J., Flood, V., Kaushik, S., Barclay, A., Brand-Miller, J., Mitchell, P. (2007). Carbohydrate nutrition, glycemic index, and the 10-y incidence of cataract. American Journal of Clinical Nutrition, 86(5), 1502-1508. [More Information]
  • Townend, B., Townend, M., Flood, V., Burlutsky, G., Rochtchina, E., Wang, J., Mitchell, P. (2007). Dietary Macronutrient Intake and Five-Year Incident Cataract: The Blue Mountains Eye Study. American Journal of Ophthalmology, 143(6), 932-939. [More Information]
  • Rochtchina, E., Wang, J., Flood, V., Mitchell, P. (2007). Elevated serum homocysteine, low serum vitamin B12, folate, and age-related macular degeneration: the Blue Mountains Eye Study. American Journal of Ophthalmology, 143(2), 344-346. [More Information]
  • Chapman, K., Kelly, B., King, L., Flood, V. (2007). Fat chance for Mr Vegie TV ads. Australian and New Zealand Journal of Public Health, 31(2), 190-190. [More Information]
  • Flood, V., Webb, K., Rochtchina, E., Kelly, B., Mitchell, P. (2007). Fatty acid intakes and food sources in a population of older Australians. Asia Pacific Journal of Clinical Nutrition, 16(2), 322-330. [More Information]
  • Flood, V., Mitchell, P. (2007). Folate and vitamin B12 in older Australians. Medical Journal of Australia, 186(6), 321-322. [More Information]
  • Barclay, A., Flood, V., Rochtchina, E., Mitchell, P., Brand-Miller, J. (2007). Glycemic Index, dietary fiber and risk of type 2 diabetes in a cohort of older Australians. Diabetes Care, 30(11), 2811-2813. [More Information]
  • Empson, M., Flood, V., Ma, G., Eastman, C., Mitchell, P. (2007). Prevalence of thyroid disease in an older Australian population. Internal Medicine Journal, 37(7), 448-455. [More Information]
  • Tan, J., Mitchell, P., Kifley, A., Flood, V., Smith, W., Wang, J. (2007). Smoking and the long-term incidence of age-related macular degeneration: the Blue Mountains Eye Study. Archives of Ophthalmology, 125(8), 1089-1095. [More Information]
  • Kelly, B., Smith, B., King, L., Flood, V., Bauman, A. (2007). Television food advertising to children: the extent and nature of exposure. Public Health Nutrition, 10(11), 1234-1240. [More Information]
  • Kelly, B., King, L., Bauman, A., Smith, B., Flood, V. (2007). The effects of different regulation systems on television food advertising to children. Australian and New Zealand Journal of Public Health, 31(4), 340-343. [More Information]
  • Barclay, A., Flood, V., Brand-Miller, J., Mitchell, P. (2007). Validity of carbohydrate, glycaemic index and glycaemic load data obtained using a semi-quantitative food-frequency questionnaire. Public Health Nutrition, Published online: 24 Oct 2007, 1-8. [More Information]

2006

  • Chua, B., Flood, V., Rochtchina, E., Wang, J., Smith, W., Mitchell, P. (2006). Dietary fatty acids and the 5-year incidence of age-related maculopathy. Archives of Ophthalmology, 124(7), 981-986. [More Information]
  • Wang, J., Flood, V., Mitchell, P. (2006). Facts on fats: What are the implications? (Editorial). Clinical and Experimental Ophthalmology, 34(5), 393-394. [More Information]
  • Flood, V., Rochtchina, E., Wang, J., Mitchell, P., Smith, W. (2006). Lutein and zeaxanthin dietary intake and age related macular degeneration. The British Journal of Ophthalmology, 90(7), 927-928.
  • Flood, V., Smith, W., Webb, K., Rochtchina, E., Anderson, V., Mitchell, P. (2006). Prevalence of low serum folate and vitamin B12 in an older Australian population. Australian and New Zealand Journal of Public Health, 30(1), 38-41. [More Information]

2004

  • Flood, V., Smith, W., Webb, K., Mitchell, P. (2004). Issues In Assessing The Validity Of Nutrient Data Obtained From A Food-Frequency Questionnaire: Folate And Vitamin B-12 Examples. Public Health Nutrition, 7(6), 751-756.

2002

  • Flood, V., Smith, W., Wang, J., Manzi, F., Webb, K., Mitchell, P. (2002). Dietary antioxidant intake and incidence of early age-related macular degeneration. The Blue Mountains Eye Study. Ophthalmology, 109(12), 2272-2278.
  • Manzi, F., Flood, V., Webb, K., Mitchell, P. (2002). The intake of carotenoids in an older Australian population: The Blue Mountains eye study. Public Health Nutrition, 5(2), 347-352.
  • Kuzniarz, M., Mitchell, P., Flood, V., Wang, J. (2002). Use of vitamin and zinc supplements and age-related maculopathy: The Blue Mountains Eye Study. Ophthalmic Epidemiology, 9(4), 283-295.

2001

  • Flood, V., Webb, K., Mitchell, P., Bantick, J., MacIntyre, C., Sindhusake, D., Rubin, G., Smith, W. (2001). Folate Fortification: potential impact on folate intake in an older population. European Journal of Clinical Nutrition, 55, 793-800.
  • Kuzniarz, M., Mitchell, P., Cumming, R., Flood, V. (2001). Use of Vitamin Supplements and Cateract: The Blue Mountains Eye Study. American Journal of Ophthalmology, 132, 19-26.

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