Professor Jane Young

Professor in Cancer Epidemiology
Sydney School of Public Health

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Biographical details

Jane Young is Professor in Cancer Epidemiology at the University of Sydney and leads the Cancer Epidemiology and Services Research (CESR) group within the Sydney School of Public Health and has an advisory role as Scientific Director of the Cancer Institute NSW (CINSW). SInce 2002, she has beenthe Executive Director of the Surgical Outcomes Research Centre (SOuRCe), a conjoint multidisciplinary research unit of Sydney Local Health District and the University of Sydney. Jane’s research focuses on the application of epidemiological methods to improve cancer services and outcomes, the evaluation of surgical outcomes, the promotion of evidence based practice and the use of data to improve cancer service delivery. She is a member of the Governing Council of the Sydney Catalyst translational cancer research centre and serves on theEvidence into Practice (T2/T3) Working Party. She has co-authored over 120 peer-reviewed journal articles, has attracted approximately $10M in research grant funding and currently supervises 10 postgraduate students.

Research interests

Cancer health services research; cancer epidemiology research; evaluation of surgical outcomes; measurement and evaluation of cancer care coordination; quality of life assessment; implementation science; evidence-based medicine.

Teaching and supervision

Jane supervises higher research degree students enrolled in Master of Surgery, Master of Philosophy and Doctor of Philosophy programs as well as Honours and clinical projects. She teaches applied epidemiology and research methods.

Current projects

Use of linked administrative health datasets for cancer services research

Variations in treatment and outcomes for people with cancer in Australia

Clinical and quality of life outcomes following pelvic exenteration for cancer

Measurement and assessment of cancer care coordination

Investigation of new models of cancer care

International links

New Zealand

(Christchurch University) Surgical research collaboration with Prof Frank Frizelle

Norway

(Nordic Cochrane Group) Collaboration to develop and update Cochrane Review of Audit and Feedback to improve professional practice and health outcomes

United Kingdom

(Cancer Research UK; various organisations within Europe and Canada) International Cancer Benchmarking Partnership (ICBP)

Selected grants

2013

  • Development of a measure of cancer care coordination for migrant cancer patients undergoing treatment; Liauw W, Shaw J, Young J, Butow P, Goldstein D, Shepherd H; South Eastern Sydney Local Health District/Cultural Diversity Health Enhancement Grants Program.
  • Patterns of care and health outcomes: Opportunities for epidemiology and health services research using whole of population, cross-jurisdictional linkage of routinely collected data; Aranda S, Currow D, Pearson S, Young J, Armstrong B, O'Connell D, McLachlan A, Le Couteur D, Buckley N; National Health and Medical Research Council (NHMRC)/Equipment Grants.

2012

  • Quantifying evidence-practice gaps in clinical follow up for people with rectal cancer in NSW: a population study; Young J, Solomon M; Sydney Catalyst Translational Cancer Research/Pilot and Seed Funding.

2011

  • Development of communication skills training for nurses delivering telephone-based supportive care interventions for people with cancer or their families; Young J, Shaw J; Cancer Institute New South Wales/Research Innovation Grants.
  • Development and evaluation of composite clinical indicators of hospital performance for comparative assessment of the quality of surgical care for colectoral cancer; Young J, Solomon M; Cancer Institute New South Wales/Cancer Epidemiology Linkage Grant.
  • Improving evidence based care for locally advanced prostate cancer � a randomised phased trial of clinical guideline implementation through a clinical network; Haines M, O'Connell D, Young J, Smith D, Kneebone A, Brooks A, Watt W, MacLellan D; National Health and Medical Research Council (NHMRC)/Partnership Projects.

2010

  • Improving psychosocial outcomes for cancer carers: a randomised controlled trial; Young J, Butow P, Solomon M, Davidson P, Martin D, Harrison J; National Health and Medical Research Council (NHMRC)/Project Grants.
  • Improving psychosocial outcomes for cancer carers: a pilot study of a novel telephone intervention; Young J, Solomon M; Cancer Institute New South Wales/Research Innovation Grants.
  • Improving colorectal cancer care coordination: centralised, tumour-specific or local, generic models of service delivery; Young J, Solomon M, Butow P, White K; Cancer Institute New South Wales/Translational Program Grant.

2009

  • Academic Leader in Cancer Epidemiology; Young J, Salkeld G; Cancer Institute New South Wales/Research Support.
  • Quality of life outcomes and cost effectiveness of pelvic exenteration for people with advanced rectal cancer; Young J, Frizelle F, King M, Solomon M, Frizelle F, Herriot A, King M, Salkeld G; Cancer Australia/Priority Driven Collaborative Cancer Research Scheme.
  • Improving QOL at the end of life: A randomised controlled trial of a doctor/nurse/patient intervention; Butow P, Tattersall M, Clayton J, Young J, Davidson P, Epstein R; National Health and Medical Research Council (NHMRC)/Project Grants.

2007

  • Improving the patient journey: randomised trail of centralised remote access cancer care co-ordination (CRACCC) to improve processes and outcomes of care; Butow P, Solomon M, Salkeld G, White K; Cancer Institute New South Wales/Fellowship.

2006

  • From theory to practice: Implementing patient decision support tools into everyday clinical practice; Young J, Solomon M; University of Sydney/Cancer Research Fund.

Selected publications

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Journals

  • Young, J., Stacey, I., Dobbins, T., Dunlop, S., Dessaix, A., Currow, D. (2014). Association between tobacco plain packaging and Quitline calls: a population-based, interrupted time-series analysis. Medical Journal of Australia, 200(1), 29-32. [More Information]
  • MacDermid, E., Young, C., Young, J., Solomon, M. (2014). Decision-making in rectal surgery. Colorectal Disease: The official journal of the Association of Coloproctology of Great Britain and Ireland, 16(3), 203-208. [More Information]
  • Young, J., Masya, L., Solomon, M., Shepherd, H. (2014). Identifying indicators of Colorectal Cancer Care Co-ordination: A Delphi Study. Colorectal Disease, 16(1), 17-25. [More Information]
  • Harrison, J., Durcinoska, I., Butow, P., White, K., Solomon, M., Young, J. (2014). Localized versus centralized nurse-delivered telephone services for people in follow up for cancer: Opinions of cancer clinicians. Asia-Pacific Journal of Clinical Oncology, 10(2), 175-182. [More Information]
  • Byrne, C., Tan, K., Young, J., Selby, W., Solomon, M. (2014). Patient and clinician preferences for surgical & medical treatment options in ulcerative colitis. Colorectal Disease: The official journal of the Association of Coloproctology of Great Britain and Ireland, 16(4), 285-292. [More Information]
  • Beaton, J., Carey, S., Solomon, M., Tan, K., Young, J. (2014). Preoperative body mass index, 30-day postoperative morbidity, length of stay and quality of life in patients undergoing pelvic exenteration surgery for recurrent and locally-advanced rectal cancer. Annals of Coloproctology, 30(2), 83-87. [More Information]
  • Young, J., Badgery-Parker, T., Masya, L., King, M., Koh, C., Lynch, A., Heriot, A., Solomon, M. (2014). Quality of life and other patient-reported outcomes following exenteration for pelvic malignancy. British Journal of Surgery, 101(3), 277-287. [More Information]
  • Young, J., Currow, D., Dunlop, S. (2014). The association between tobacco plain packaging and Quitline calls. Medical Journal of Australia, 200(6), 315-315. [More Information]
  • Dobbins, T., Young, J., Solomon, M. (2014). Uptake and Outcomes of Laparoscopically AssistedResection for Colon and Rectal Cancer in Australia: A Population-Based Study. Diseases of the Colon and Rectum, 57(4), 415-422. [More Information]
  • Walczak, A., Mazer, B., Butow, P., Tattersall, M., Clayton, J., Davidson, P., Young, J., Ladwig, S., Epstein, R. (2013). A question prompt list for patients with advanced cancer in the final year of life: Development and cross-cultural evaluation. Palliative Medicine, 27(8), 779-788. [More Information]
  • Jorgensen, M., Young, J., Solomon, M. (2013). Adjuvant chemotherapy for colorectal cancer: age differences in factors influencing patients' treatment decisions. Patient Preference and Adherence, 7, 827-834. [More Information]
  • Milne, T., Solomon, M., Lee, P., Young, J., Stalley, P., Harrison, J. (2013). Assessing the Impact of a Sacral Resection on Morbidity and Survival After Extended Radical Surgery for Locally Recurrent Rectal Cancer. Annals of Surgery, 258(6), 1007-1013. [More Information]
  • Jorgensen, M., Young, J., Dobbins, T., Solomon, M. (2013). Assessment of abdominoperineal resection rate as a surrogate marker of hospital quality in rectal cancer surgery. British Journal of Surgery, 100(12), 1655-1663. [More Information]
  • Shaw, J., Harrison, J., Young, J., Butow, P., Sandroussi, C., Martin, D., Solomon, M. (2013). Coping with newly diagnosed upper gastrointestinal cancer: a longitudinal qualitative study of family caregivers’ role perception and supportive care needs. Supportive Care in Cancer, 21(3), 749-756. [More Information]
  • Shaw, J., Young, J., Butow, P., Chambers, S., O'Brien, L., Solomon, M. (2013). Delivery of telephone-based supportive care to people with cancer: An analysis of cancer helpline operator and cancer nurse communication. Patient Education and Counseling, 93(3), 444-450. [More Information]
  • Jefford, M., Aranda, S., Gough, K., Lotfi-Jam, K., Butow, P., Krishnasamy, M., Young, J., Phipps-Nelson, J., Russell, L., King, D., et al (2013). Evaluating a nurse-led survivorship care package (SurvivorCare) for bowel cancer survivors: study protocol for a randomized controlled trial. Trials, 14(1), 1-9. [More Information]
  • Harun, A., Harrison, J., Young, J. (2013). Interventions to improve patient participation in the treatment process for culturally and linguistically diverse people with cancer: A systematic review. Asia-Pacific Journal of Clinical Oncology, 9(2), 99-109. [More Information]
  • Carey, S., Ferrie, S., Ryan, R., Beaton, J., Young, J., Allman-Farinelli, M. (2013). Long-term nutrition intervention following major upper gastrointestinal surgery: a prospective randomized controlled trial. European Journal of Clinical Nutrition, 67(4), 324-329. [More Information]
  • Young, J., Butow, P., Walsh, J., Durcinoska, I., Dobbins, T., Rodwell, L., Harrison, J., White, K., Gilmore, A., Hodge, B., Byrne, C., Curtin, A., Young, C., Solomon, M., et al (2013). Multicenter Randomized Trial of Centralized Nurse-Led Telephone-Based Care Coordination to Improve Outcomes After Surgical Resection for Colorectal Cancer: The CONNECT Intervention. Journal of Clinical Oncology, 31(28), 3585-3591. [More Information]
  • Harrison, J., Young, J., Butow, P., Solomon, M. (2013). Needs in health care: What beast is that? International Journal of Health Services, 43(3), 567-585. [More Information]
  • Walczak, A., Butow, P., Davidson, P., Bellemore, F., Tattersall, M., Clayton, J., Young, J., Mazer, B., Ladwig, S., Epstein, R. (2013). Patient perspectives regarding communication about prognosis and end-of-life issues: How can it be optimised? Patient Education and Counseling, 90(3), 307-314. [More Information]
  • Koh, C., Young, J., Solomon, M. (2013). Patient reported outcomes are important in oncology. Cancer Forum, 37(1), 88-92.
  • Beaton, J., Carey, S., Solomon, M., Young, J. (2013). Preoperative and postoperative nutritional status of patients following pelvic exenteration surgery for rectal cancer. e - SPEN Journal: the European e-journal of clinical nutrition and metabolism, 8(4), e164-e168. [More Information]
  • Shaw, J., Butow, P., Sze, M., Young, J., Goldstein, D. (2013). Reducing disparity in outcomes for immigrants with cancer: a qualitative assessment of the feasibility and acceptability of a culturally targeted telephone-based supportive care intervention. Supportive Care in Cancer, 21(8), 2297-2301. [More Information]
  • Carey, S., Laws, R., Ferrie, S., Young, J., Allman-Farinelli, M. (2013). Struggling with food and eating-life after major upper gastrointestinal surgery. Supportive Care in Cancer, 21(10), 2749-2757. [More Information]
  • Lee, Y., Roberts, C., Young, J., Dobbins, T. (2013). Using hospital discharge data to identify incident pregnancy-associated cancers: a validation study. BMC Pregnancy and Childbirth, 13, 1-6. [More Information]
  • Ivers, N., Jamtvedt, G., Flottorp, S., Young, J., Odgaard-Jensen, J., French, S., O'Brien, M., Johansen, M., Grimshaw, J., Oxman, A. (2012). Audit and feedback: effects on professional practice and healthcare outcomes (Review). Cochrane Database of Systematic Reviews, 6, 1-227. [More Information]
  • Carey, S., Young, J., Allman-Farinelli, M. (2012). Food and Nutrient Intake among People Following Major Upper Gastrointestinal Surgery. Food and Nutrition Sciences, 3(7), 1004-1008. [More Information]
  • Lee, Y., Roberts, C., Dobbins, T., Stavrou, E., Black, K., Morris, J., Young, J. (2012). Incidence and outcomes of pregnancy-associated cancer in Australia, 1994–2008: a population-based linkage study. BJOG: an international journal of obstetrics and gynaecology, 119(13), 1572-1582. [More Information]
  • Carey, S., Ferrie, S., Young, J., Allman-Farinelli, M. (2012). Long-term nutrition support in gastrointestinal disease - A systematic review of the evidence. Nutrition: an international journal of applied and basic nutritional science, 28(1), 4-8. [More Information]
  • Mahadev, S., Young, J., Selby, W., Solomon, M. (2012). Self-reported depressive symptoms and suicidal feelings in perianal Crohn's disease. Colorectal Disease, 14(3), 331-335. [More Information]
  • Jorgensen, M., Young, J., Harrison, J., Solomon, M. (2012). Unmet supportive care needs in colorectal cancer: differences by age. Supportive Care in Cancer, 20(6), 1275-1281. [More Information]
  • Teixeira, S., Ferenschild, F., Solomon, M., Rodwell, L., Harrison, J., Young, J., Vasilaras, A., Eisinger, D., Lee, P., Byrne, C. (2012). Urological leaks after pelvic exenterations comparing formation of colonic and ileal conduits. European Journal of Surgical Oncology, 38(4), 361-366. [More Information]
  • Carey, S., Storey, D., Biankin, A., Martin, D., Young, J., Allman-Farinelli, M. (2011). Long term nutritional status and quality of life following major upper gastrointestinal surgery - A cross-sectional study. Clinical Nutrition, 30(6), 774-779. [More Information]
  • Young, J., Walsh, J., Butow, P., Solomon, M., Shaw, J. (2011). Measuring cancer care coordination: development and validation of a questionnaire for patients. BMC Cancer, 11(298), 1-8. [More Information]
  • Jorgensen, M., Young, J., Solomon, M. (2011). Older Patients and Adjuvant Therapy for Colorectal Cancer: Surgeon Knowledge, Opinions, and Practice. Diseases of the Colon and Rectum, 54(3), 335-341. [More Information]
  • Harris, I., Young, J., Jalaludin, B., Solomon, M. (2011). Predictors of neck pain after motor vehicle collisions: a prospective survey. Journal of Orthopaedic Surgery, 19(3), 317-321. [More Information]
  • Mahadev, S., Young, J., Selby, W., Solomon, M. (2011). Quality of Life in Perianal Crohn's Disease: What Do Patients Consider Important? Diseases of the Colon and Rectum, 54(5), 579-585. [More Information]
  • Harrison, J., Young, J., Auld, S., Masya, L., Solomon, M., Butow, P. (2011). Quantifying postdischarge unmet supportive care needs of people with colorectal cancer: a clinical audit. Colorectal Disease, 13(12), 1400-1406. [More Information]
  • Harrison, J., Young, J., Solomon, M., Butow, P., Secomb, R., Masya, L. (2011). Randomized Pilot Evaluation of the Supportive Care Intervention "CONNECT" for People Following Surgery for Colorectal Cancer. Diseases of the Colon and Rectum, 54(5), 622-631. [More Information]
  • Young, C., Suen, M., Young, J., Solomon, M. (2011). Stenting Large Bowel Obstruction Avoids a Stoma: Consecutive Series of 100 Patients. Colorectal Disease, 13(10), 1138-1141. [More Information]
  • Walsh, J., Young, J., Harrison, J., Butow, P., Solomon, M., Masya, L., White, K. (2011). What is important in care coordination? A qualitative investigation. European Journal of Cancer Care, 20(2), 220-227. [More Information]
  • Young, J., Harrison, J., Solomon, M., Butow, P., Dennis, R., Robson, D., Aulds, S. (2010). Development and feasibility assessment of telephone-delivered supportive care to improve outcomes for patients with colorectal cancer: pilot study of the CONNECT intervention. Supportive Care in Cancer, 18(4), 461-470. [More Information]
  • Abraham, N., Byrne, C., Young, J., Solomon, M. (2010). Meta-analysis of well-designed nonrandomized comparative studies of surgical procedures is as good as randomized controlled trials. Journal of Clinical Epidemiology, 63, 238-245. [More Information]
  • Austin, K., Young, J., Solomon, M. (2010). Quality of life of survivors after pelvic exenteration for rectal cancer. Diseases of the Colon and Rectum, 53(8), 1121-1126. [More Information]
  • Walsh, J., Harrison, J., Young, J., Butow, P., Solomon, M., Masya, L. (2010). What are the current barriers to effective cancer care coordination? A qualitative study. BMC Health Services Research, 10(10), 132-1-132-9. [More Information]
  • Habib, M., Solomon, M., Young, J., Armstrong, B., O'Connell, D., Armstrong, K. (2009). Evidence-based and clinical outcome scores to facilitate audit and feedback for colorectal cancer care. Diseases of the Colon and Rectum, 52(4), 616-622. [More Information]
  • Foo, W., Young, J., Solomon, M., Wright, C. (2009). Family history? The forgotten question in high-risk colorectal cancer patients. Colorectal Disease, 11(5), 450-455. [More Information]
  • Young, J., Solomon, M. (2009). How to critically appraise an article. Nature clinical practice. Gastroenterology & hepatology, 6(2), 82-91. [More Information]
  • Harrison, J., Masya, L., Butow, P., Solomon, M., Young, J., Salkeld, G., Whelan, T. (2009). Implementing patient decision support tools: Moving beyond academia? Patient Education and Counseling, 76(1), 120-125. [More Information]
  • Turner, C., Young, J., Solomon, M., Ludlow, J., Benness, C. (2009). Incidence and etiology of pelvic floor dysfunction and mode of delivery:an overview. Diseases of the Colon and Rectum, 52(6), 1186-1195. [More Information]
  • Harris, I., Dao, A., Young, J., Solomon, M., Jalaludin, B. (2009). Predictors of patient and surgeon satisfaction after orthopaedic trauma. Injury, 40(4), 377-384. [More Information]
  • Masya, L., Young, J., Solomon, M., Harrison, J., Salkeld, G. (2009). Preferences for outcomes of treatment for rectal cancer: patient and clinician utilities and their application in an interactive computer-based decision aid. Diseases of the Colon and Rectum, 52(12), 1994-2003. [More Information]
  • Harris, I., Murgatroyd, D., Cameron, I., Young, J., Solomon, M. (2009). The effect of compensation on health care utilisation in a trauma cohort. Medical Journal of Australia, 190(11), 619-622. [More Information]
  • Koh, C., Young, C., Wright, C., Byrne, C., Young, J. (2009). The Internal Anal Sphincter in Systemic Sclerosis. Diseases of the Colon and Rectum, 52(2), 315-318. [More Information]
  • Young, J. (2009). Understanding statistical analysis in the surgical literature: some key concepts. ANZ Journal of Surgery, 79(5), 398-403. [More Information]
  • Harrison, J., Young, J., Price, M., Butow, P., Solomon, M. (2009). What are the unmet supportive care needs of people with cancer? A systematic review. Supportive Care in Cancer, 17, 1117-1128. [More Information]
  • Young, J., Girgis, S., Bruce, T., Hobbs, M., Ward, J. (2008). Acceptability and effectiveness of opportunistic referral of smokers to telephone cessation advice from a nurse: a randomised trial in Australian general practice. BMC Family Practice, 9(16), 1-10. [More Information]
  • Harrison, J., Choy, E., Spillane, A., Butow, P., Young, J., Evans, A. (2008). Australian breast cancer specialists' involvement in multidisciplinary treatment planning meetings. The Breast, 17(4), 335-340. [More Information]
  • Byrne, C., Smith, S., Solomon, M., Young, J., Eyers, A., Young, C. (2008). Long-Term Functional Outcomes After Laparoscopic and Open Rectopexy for the Treatment of Rectal Prolapse. Diseases of the Colon and Rectum, 51(11), 1597-1604. [More Information]
  • Harris, I., Khoo, O., Young, J., Solomon, M., Rae, H. (2008). Lottery incentives did not improve response rate to a mailed survey: a randomized controlled trial. Journal of Clinical Epidemiology, 61(6), 609-610. [More Information]
  • Young, J., Solomon, M., Harrison, J., Salkeld, G., Butow, P. (2008). Measuring patient preference and surgeon choice. Surgery, 143(5), 582-588. [More Information]
  • Harrison, J., Solomon, M., Young, J., Meagher, A., Butow, P., Salkeld, G., Hruby, G., Clarke, S. (2008). Patient and physician preferences for surgical and adjuvant treatment options for rectal cancer. JAMA (formerly Archives Of Surgery), 143(4), 389-394. [More Information]
  • Harris, I., Young, J., Hamish, R., Jalaludin, B., Solomon, M. (2008). Physical and Psychosocial Factors Associated with Neck Pain after Major Accidental Trauma. European Journal of Trauma and Emergency Surgery, 34(5), 498-503. [More Information]
  • Harris, I., Young, J., Rae, H., Jalaludin, B., Solomon, M. (2008). Predictors of general health after major trauma. Journal of Trauma, 64(4), 969-974. [More Information]
  • Harris, I., Young, J., Rae, H., Jalaiudin, B., Solomon, M. (2008). Predictors of post-traumatic stress disorder following major trauma. ANZ Journal of Surgery, 78(7), 583-587. [More Information]
  • Koh, C., Young, C., Young, J., Solomon, M. (2008). Systematic review of randomized controlled trials of the effectiveness of biofeedback for pelvic floor dysfunction. British Journal of Surgery, 95(9), 1079-1087. [More Information]
  • Harris, I., Young, J., Jalaludin, B., Solomon, M. (2008). The effect of compensation on general health in patients sustaining fractures in motor vehicle trauma. Journal of Orthopaedic Trauma, 22(4), 216-220. [More Information]
  • El-Khoury, T., Solomon, M., Young, J. (2008). The incidence of lateral pelvic side-wall nodal involvement in low rectal cancer may be similar in Japan and the West (Br J Surg 2008; 95: 33-49). British Journal of Surgery, 95(6), 801-802; author reply 802. [More Information]
  • Turner, C., Young, J., Solomon, M., Ludlow, J., Benness, C., Phipps, H. (2008). Vaginal delivery compared with elective caesarean section: the views of pregnant women and clinicians. BJOG: an international journal of obstetrics and gynaecology, 115(12), 1494-1502. [More Information]
  • Turner, C., Young, J., Solomon, M., Ludlow, J., Benness, C., Phipps, H. (2008). Willingness of pregnant women and clinicians to participate in a hypothetical randomised controlled trial comparing vaginal delivery and elective caesarean section. Australian and New Zealand Journal of Obstetrics and Gynaecology, 48(6), 542-546. [More Information]
  • Choy, E., Chiu, A., Butow, P., Young, J., Spillane, A. (2007). A pilot study to evaluate the impact of involving breast cancer patients in the multidisciplinary discussion of their disease and treatment plan. The Breast Journal, 16(2), 178-189. [More Information]
  • Byrne, C., Solomon, M., Young, J., Rex, J., Merlino, C. (2007). Biofeedback for fecal incontinence: short-term outcomes of 513 consecutive patients and predictors of successful treatment. Diseases of the Colon and Rectum, 50(4), 417-427. [More Information]
  • Young, J., Leong, D., Armstrong, K., O'Connell, D., Armstrong, B., Spigelman, A., Ackland, S., Chapuis, P., Kneebone, A., Solomon, M. (2007). Concordance with national guidelines for colorectal cancer care in New South Wales: a population-based patterns of care study. Medical Journal of Australia, 186(6), 292-295. [More Information]
  • Harris, I., Young, J., Rae, H., Jalaludin,, B., Solomon, M. (2007). Factors associated with back pain after physical injury: a survey of consecutive major trauma patients. Spine, 32(14), 1561-1565. [More Information]
  • Harris, I., Dao, A., Young, J., Solomon, M., Jalaludin, B., Rae, H. (2007). Factors predicting patient satisfaction following major trauma. Injury, 38(9), 1102-1108. [More Information]
  • Butow, P., Harrison, J., Choy, E., Young, J., Spillane, A., Evans, A. (2007). Health professional and consumer views on involving breast cancer patients in the multidisciplinary discussion of their disease and treatment plan. Cancer, 110(9), 1937-1944. [More Information]
  • Byrne, C., Harrison, J., Young, J., Selby, W., Solomon, M. (2007). Including the questionnaire with an invitation letter did not improve a telephone survey's response rate. Journal of Clinical Epidemiology, 60(12), 1312-1314. [More Information]
  • Abraham, N., Byrne, C., Young, J., Solomon, M. (2007). Meta-analysis of non-randomized comparative studies of the short-term outcomes of laparoscopic resection for colorectal cancer. ANZ Journal of Surgery, 77(7), 508-516. [More Information]
  • Byrne, C., Solomon, M., Young, J., Selby, W., Harrison, J. (2007). Patient preferences between surgical and medical treatment in Crohn's disease. Diseases of the Colon and Rectum, 50(5), 586-597. [More Information]
  • Harris, I., Mourad, M., Kadir, A., Solomon, M., Young, J. (2007). Publication bias in abstracts presented to the annual meeting of the American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons. Journal of Orthopaedic Surgery, 15(1), 62-66. [More Information]
  • Harrison, J., Solomon, M., Young, J., Meagher, A., Hruby, G., Salkeld, G., Clarke, S. (2007). Surgical and oncology trials for rectal cancer: Who will participate? Surgery, 142(1), 94-101. [More Information]
  • Salkeld, G., Young, J., Solomon, M. (2006). A comparison of colorectal neoplasia screening tests: a multicentre community-based study of the impact of consumer choice (In Reply). Medical Journal of Australia, 185(4), 239-239.
  • Choy, E., Chiu, A., Butow, P., Young, J., Spillane, A. (2006). A pilot study to evaluate the impact of involving breast cancer patients in the multidisciplinary discussion of their disease and treatment plan. The Breast, 16(2), 178-189.
  • Abraham, N., Young, J., Solomon, M. (2006). A systematic review of reasons for nonentry of eligible patients into surgical randomized controlled trials. Surgery, 139(4), 469-483.
  • Jamtvedt, G., Young, J., Kristoffersen, D., O'Brien, M., Oxman, A. (2006). Audit and feedback: effects on professional practice and health care outcomes. Cochrane Database of Systematic Reviews, (2), CD000259-1-CD000259-105. [More Information]
  • Young, J., O'Brien, C., Harrison, J., Solomon, M. (2006). Clinical trials in head and neck oncology: an evaluation of clinicians' willingness to participate. Head and Neck, 28(3), 235-243. [More Information]
  • Salkeld, G., Young, J., Solomon, M. (2006). Consumer choice and the National Bowel Cancer Screening Program. Medical Journal of Australia, 184(11), 541-542.
  • Butow, P., Solomon, M., Young, J., Whelan, T., Salkeld, G., Wilson, K., Harrison, J., Hruby, G., Mansour, O., Kennedy, N., Tattersall, M. (2006). Consumer impact of an interactive decision aid for rectal cancer patients offered adjuvant therapy. Colorectal Disease, 8(8), 676-682.
  • Harrison, J., Carter, J., Young, J., Solomon, M. (2006). Difficult clinical decisions in gynecological oncology: identifying priorities for future clinical research. International Journal Of Gynecological Cancer, 16(1), 1-7. [More Information]
  • Jamtvedt, G., Young, J., Kristoffersen, D., O'Brien, M., Oxman, A. (2006). Does telling people what they have been doing change what they do? A systematic review of the effects of audit and feedback. BMJ Quality and Safety, 15(6), 433-436. [More Information]
  • Huilgol, R., Young, J., Lemech, L., Stephen, M., May, J., Harris, J., White, G. (2006). Durability of autogenous vein and polytetrafluoroethylene bypass grafts to the carotid arteries. ANZ Journal of Surgery, 76(10), 878-881. [More Information]
  • Abraham, N., DuraiRaj, R., Young, J., Young, C., Solomon, M. (2006). How does an historic control study of a surgical procedure compare with the "gold standard"? Diseases of the Colon and Rectum, 49(8), 1141-1148. [More Information]
  • Jatan, A., Solomon, M., Young, J., Cooper, M., Pathma-Nathan, N. (2006). Laparoscopic management of rectal endometriosis. Diseases of the Colon and Rectum, 49(2), 169-174. [More Information]
  • Abraham, N., Hewett, P., Young, J., Solomon, M. (2006). Non-entry of eligible patients into the Australasian Laparoscopic Colon Cancer Study. ANZ Journal of Surgery, 76(9), 825-829.
  • Harris, I., Mourad, M., Kadir, A., Solomon, M., Young, J. (2006). Publication bias in papers presented to the Australian Orthopaedic Association Annual Scientific Meeting. ANZ Journal of Surgery, 76(6), 427-31. [More Information]
  • Young, J., Hollands, M., Solomon, M. (2006). Surgeons' participation in continuing medical education: is it evidence-based? Medical Education Online: an electronic journal, 40(5), 423-429. [More Information]
  • Hossack, T., Solomon, M., Young, J. (2005). Ano-cutaneous flap repair for complex and recurrent supra-sphincteric anal fistula. Colorectal Disease, 7(2), 187-192. [More Information]
  • Harris, I., Mulford, J., Solomon, M., van Gelder, J., Young, J. (2005). Association between compensation status and outcome after surgery - A meta-analysis. JAMA: The Journal of the American Medical Association, 293(13), 1644-1652. [More Information]
  • Byrne, C., Solomon, M., Rex, J., Young, J., Heggie, D., Merlino, C. (2005). Biofeedback for faecal incontinence - short-term outcomes of 513 consecutive patients. Colorectal Disease, 7 Supp1(008), 3-3.
  • Harrison, J., Young, J., Butow, P., Salkeld, G., Solomon, M. (2005). Is it worth the risk? A systematic review of instruments that measure risk propensity for use in the health setting. Social Science and Medicine, 60(6), 1385-1396. [More Information]
  • Byrne, C., Solomon, M., Eyers, A., Young, C., Young, J., Smith, S. (2005). Long term follow-up after RCT of open vs. laparoscopic rectopexy and subsequent rectopexies. Colorectal Disease, 7 (Supplement 1)(095), 33-33.
  • Wright, C., Dent, O., Newland, R., Barker, M., Chapuis, P., Bokey, E., Young, J., Leggett, B., Jass, J., Macdonald, G. (2005). Low level microsatellite instability may be associated with reduced cancer specific survival in sporadic stage C colorectal carcinoma. Gut (English Edition): an international journal of gastroenterology and hepatology, 54(1), 103-108.
  • Byrne, C., Solomon, M., Young, J., Selby, W. (2005). Patient preferences for surgical treatment options in inflammatory bowel disease. Colorectal Disease, 7(Supplement 1, 073), 25 (Oral Abstracts)-25.
  • Byrne, C., Solomon, M., Rex, J., Young, J., Heggie, D., Merlino, C. (2005). Telephone vs. Face-to-Face Biofeedback for Fecal Incontinence: Comparison of Two Techniques in 239 Patients. Diseases of the Colon and Rectum, 48(12), 2281-2288. [More Information]
  • Foy, R., Eccles, M., Jamtvedt, G., Young, J., Grimshaw, J., Baker, R. (2005). What do we know about how to do audit and feedback? Pitfalls in applying evidence from a systematic review. BMC Health Services Research, 5, 50-56. [More Information]
  • Young, J., Harrison, J., White, G., May, J., Solomon, M. (2004). Developing Measures Of Surgeons' Equipoise To Assess The Feasibility Of Randomized Controlled Trials In Vascular Surgery. Surgery, 136(5), 1070-1076.
  • Abraham, N., Young, J., Solomon, M. (2004). Meta-Analysis Of Short-Term Outcomes After Laparoscopic Resection For Colorectal Cancer. British Journal of Surgery, 91(9), 1111-1124. [More Information]
  • Gattellari, M., Young, J., Ward, J. (2003). GP and patient predictors of PSA screening in Australian general practice. Family Practice: an international journal, 20(3), 294-303.
  • Young, J., Ward, J. (2003). GPs' views of which professions should conduct academic visits in general practice to promote preventive care. Australian Family Physician, 32(3), 189-190.
  • Young, J., Solomon, M. (2003). Improving the evidence base in surgery: sources of bias in surgical studies. ANZ Journal of Surgery, 73(7), 504-506.
  • Young, J., Solomon, M. (2003). Improving the evidence-base in surgery: evaluating surgical effectiveness. ANZ Journal of Surgery, 73(7), 507-510.
  • Young, J., Davey, C., Ward, J. (2003). Influence of 'framing effect' on women's support for government funding of breast cancer screening. Australian and New Zealand Journal of Public Health, 27(3), 287-290.
  • Young, J., Ward, J. (2003). Randomised trial of intensive academic detailing to promote opportunistic recruitment of women to cervical screening by general practitioners. Australian and New Zealand Journal of Public Health, 27(3), 273-281.
  • Young, J., Hollands, M., Ward, J., Holman, C. (2003). Role for opinion leaders in promoting evidence-based surgery. JAMA (formerly Archives Of Surgery), 138(7), 785-791. [More Information]
  • Solomon, M., Pager, C., Young, J., Roberts, R., Butow, P. (2003). Surgical outcomes research. Patient entry into randomized controlled trials of colorectal cancer treatment: factors influencing participation. Surgery, 133(6), 608-613.
  • Young, J., Ward, J. (2001). Evidence-based medicine in general practice: beliefs and barriers among Australian GPs. Journal of Evaluation in Clinical Practice, 7, 201-210.
  • Young, J., Stewart, G., Fulcher, D., Benson, E., Ffrench, R., Clarkson, J., Liang,, T., Tideman, R., Packham, D. (2001). In vitro HIV-specific CTL activity from HIV-seropositive individuals is augmented by Interleukin-12 (IL-12). AIDS Research and Human Retroviruses, 17, 233-242.

Conferences

  • Levula, A., Chung, K., Young, J., White, K. (2013). Envisioning complexity in healthcare systems through social networks. 2013 IEEE/ACM International Conference on Advances in Social Networks Analysis and Mining (ASONAM 2013), New York, NY, USA: Association for Computing Machinery (ACM). [More Information]
  • Chung, K., Young, J., White, K. (2013). Towards a networks-enabled complexity profile for examining responsibility for decision-making by healthcare professionals. 2013 IEEE/ACM International Conference on Advances in Social Networks Analysis and Mining (ASONAM 2013), New York, NY, USA: Association for Computing Machinery (ACM). [More Information]

2014

  • Young, J., Stacey, I., Dobbins, T., Dunlop, S., Dessaix, A., Currow, D. (2014). Association between tobacco plain packaging and Quitline calls: a population-based, interrupted time-series analysis. Medical Journal of Australia, 200(1), 29-32. [More Information]
  • MacDermid, E., Young, C., Young, J., Solomon, M. (2014). Decision-making in rectal surgery. Colorectal Disease: The official journal of the Association of Coloproctology of Great Britain and Ireland, 16(3), 203-208. [More Information]
  • Young, J., Masya, L., Solomon, M., Shepherd, H. (2014). Identifying indicators of Colorectal Cancer Care Co-ordination: A Delphi Study. Colorectal Disease, 16(1), 17-25. [More Information]
  • Harrison, J., Durcinoska, I., Butow, P., White, K., Solomon, M., Young, J. (2014). Localized versus centralized nurse-delivered telephone services for people in follow up for cancer: Opinions of cancer clinicians. Asia-Pacific Journal of Clinical Oncology, 10(2), 175-182. [More Information]
  • Byrne, C., Tan, K., Young, J., Selby, W., Solomon, M. (2014). Patient and clinician preferences for surgical & medical treatment options in ulcerative colitis. Colorectal Disease: The official journal of the Association of Coloproctology of Great Britain and Ireland, 16(4), 285-292. [More Information]
  • Beaton, J., Carey, S., Solomon, M., Tan, K., Young, J. (2014). Preoperative body mass index, 30-day postoperative morbidity, length of stay and quality of life in patients undergoing pelvic exenteration surgery for recurrent and locally-advanced rectal cancer. Annals of Coloproctology, 30(2), 83-87. [More Information]
  • Young, J., Badgery-Parker, T., Masya, L., King, M., Koh, C., Lynch, A., Heriot, A., Solomon, M. (2014). Quality of life and other patient-reported outcomes following exenteration for pelvic malignancy. British Journal of Surgery, 101(3), 277-287. [More Information]
  • Young, J., Currow, D., Dunlop, S. (2014). The association between tobacco plain packaging and Quitline calls. Medical Journal of Australia, 200(6), 315-315. [More Information]
  • Dobbins, T., Young, J., Solomon, M. (2014). Uptake and Outcomes of Laparoscopically AssistedResection for Colon and Rectal Cancer in Australia: A Population-Based Study. Diseases of the Colon and Rectum, 57(4), 415-422. [More Information]

2013

  • Walczak, A., Mazer, B., Butow, P., Tattersall, M., Clayton, J., Davidson, P., Young, J., Ladwig, S., Epstein, R. (2013). A question prompt list for patients with advanced cancer in the final year of life: Development and cross-cultural evaluation. Palliative Medicine, 27(8), 779-788. [More Information]
  • Jorgensen, M., Young, J., Solomon, M. (2013). Adjuvant chemotherapy for colorectal cancer: age differences in factors influencing patients' treatment decisions. Patient Preference and Adherence, 7, 827-834. [More Information]
  • Milne, T., Solomon, M., Lee, P., Young, J., Stalley, P., Harrison, J. (2013). Assessing the Impact of a Sacral Resection on Morbidity and Survival After Extended Radical Surgery for Locally Recurrent Rectal Cancer. Annals of Surgery, 258(6), 1007-1013. [More Information]
  • Jorgensen, M., Young, J., Dobbins, T., Solomon, M. (2013). Assessment of abdominoperineal resection rate as a surrogate marker of hospital quality in rectal cancer surgery. British Journal of Surgery, 100(12), 1655-1663. [More Information]
  • Shaw, J., Harrison, J., Young, J., Butow, P., Sandroussi, C., Martin, D., Solomon, M. (2013). Coping with newly diagnosed upper gastrointestinal cancer: a longitudinal qualitative study of family caregivers’ role perception and supportive care needs. Supportive Care in Cancer, 21(3), 749-756. [More Information]
  • Shaw, J., Young, J., Butow, P., Chambers, S., O'Brien, L., Solomon, M. (2013). Delivery of telephone-based supportive care to people with cancer: An analysis of cancer helpline operator and cancer nurse communication. Patient Education and Counseling, 93(3), 444-450. [More Information]
  • Levula, A., Chung, K., Young, J., White, K. (2013). Envisioning complexity in healthcare systems through social networks. 2013 IEEE/ACM International Conference on Advances in Social Networks Analysis and Mining (ASONAM 2013), New York, NY, USA: Association for Computing Machinery (ACM). [More Information]
  • Jefford, M., Aranda, S., Gough, K., Lotfi-Jam, K., Butow, P., Krishnasamy, M., Young, J., Phipps-Nelson, J., Russell, L., King, D., et al (2013). Evaluating a nurse-led survivorship care package (SurvivorCare) for bowel cancer survivors: study protocol for a randomized controlled trial. Trials, 14(1), 1-9. [More Information]
  • Harun, A., Harrison, J., Young, J. (2013). Interventions to improve patient participation in the treatment process for culturally and linguistically diverse people with cancer: A systematic review. Asia-Pacific Journal of Clinical Oncology, 9(2), 99-109. [More Information]
  • Carey, S., Ferrie, S., Ryan, R., Beaton, J., Young, J., Allman-Farinelli, M. (2013). Long-term nutrition intervention following major upper gastrointestinal surgery: a prospective randomized controlled trial. European Journal of Clinical Nutrition, 67(4), 324-329. [More Information]
  • Young, J., Butow, P., Walsh, J., Durcinoska, I., Dobbins, T., Rodwell, L., Harrison, J., White, K., Gilmore, A., Hodge, B., Byrne, C., Curtin, A., Young, C., Solomon, M., et al (2013). Multicenter Randomized Trial of Centralized Nurse-Led Telephone-Based Care Coordination to Improve Outcomes After Surgical Resection for Colorectal Cancer: The CONNECT Intervention. Journal of Clinical Oncology, 31(28), 3585-3591. [More Information]
  • Harrison, J., Young, J., Butow, P., Solomon, M. (2013). Needs in health care: What beast is that? International Journal of Health Services, 43(3), 567-585. [More Information]
  • Walczak, A., Butow, P., Davidson, P., Bellemore, F., Tattersall, M., Clayton, J., Young, J., Mazer, B., Ladwig, S., Epstein, R. (2013). Patient perspectives regarding communication about prognosis and end-of-life issues: How can it be optimised? Patient Education and Counseling, 90(3), 307-314. [More Information]
  • Koh, C., Young, J., Solomon, M. (2013). Patient reported outcomes are important in oncology. Cancer Forum, 37(1), 88-92.
  • Beaton, J., Carey, S., Solomon, M., Young, J. (2013). Preoperative and postoperative nutritional status of patients following pelvic exenteration surgery for rectal cancer. e - SPEN Journal: the European e-journal of clinical nutrition and metabolism, 8(4), e164-e168. [More Information]
  • Shaw, J., Butow, P., Sze, M., Young, J., Goldstein, D. (2013). Reducing disparity in outcomes for immigrants with cancer: a qualitative assessment of the feasibility and acceptability of a culturally targeted telephone-based supportive care intervention. Supportive Care in Cancer, 21(8), 2297-2301. [More Information]
  • Carey, S., Laws, R., Ferrie, S., Young, J., Allman-Farinelli, M. (2013). Struggling with food and eating-life after major upper gastrointestinal surgery. Supportive Care in Cancer, 21(10), 2749-2757. [More Information]
  • Chung, K., Young, J., White, K. (2013). Towards a networks-enabled complexity profile for examining responsibility for decision-making by healthcare professionals. 2013 IEEE/ACM International Conference on Advances in Social Networks Analysis and Mining (ASONAM 2013), New York, NY, USA: Association for Computing Machinery (ACM). [More Information]
  • Lee, Y., Roberts, C., Young, J., Dobbins, T. (2013). Using hospital discharge data to identify incident pregnancy-associated cancers: a validation study. BMC Pregnancy and Childbirth, 13, 1-6. [More Information]

2012

  • Ivers, N., Jamtvedt, G., Flottorp, S., Young, J., Odgaard-Jensen, J., French, S., O'Brien, M., Johansen, M., Grimshaw, J., Oxman, A. (2012). Audit and feedback: effects on professional practice and healthcare outcomes (Review). Cochrane Database of Systematic Reviews, 6, 1-227. [More Information]
  • Carey, S., Young, J., Allman-Farinelli, M. (2012). Food and Nutrient Intake among People Following Major Upper Gastrointestinal Surgery. Food and Nutrition Sciences, 3(7), 1004-1008. [More Information]
  • Lee, Y., Roberts, C., Dobbins, T., Stavrou, E., Black, K., Morris, J., Young, J. (2012). Incidence and outcomes of pregnancy-associated cancer in Australia, 1994–2008: a population-based linkage study. BJOG: an international journal of obstetrics and gynaecology, 119(13), 1572-1582. [More Information]
  • Carey, S., Ferrie, S., Young, J., Allman-Farinelli, M. (2012). Long-term nutrition support in gastrointestinal disease - A systematic review of the evidence. Nutrition: an international journal of applied and basic nutritional science, 28(1), 4-8. [More Information]
  • Mahadev, S., Young, J., Selby, W., Solomon, M. (2012). Self-reported depressive symptoms and suicidal feelings in perianal Crohn's disease. Colorectal Disease, 14(3), 331-335. [More Information]
  • Jorgensen, M., Young, J., Harrison, J., Solomon, M. (2012). Unmet supportive care needs in colorectal cancer: differences by age. Supportive Care in Cancer, 20(6), 1275-1281. [More Information]
  • Teixeira, S., Ferenschild, F., Solomon, M., Rodwell, L., Harrison, J., Young, J., Vasilaras, A., Eisinger, D., Lee, P., Byrne, C. (2012). Urological leaks after pelvic exenterations comparing formation of colonic and ileal conduits. European Journal of Surgical Oncology, 38(4), 361-366. [More Information]

2011

  • Carey, S., Storey, D., Biankin, A., Martin, D., Young, J., Allman-Farinelli, M. (2011). Long term nutritional status and quality of life following major upper gastrointestinal surgery - A cross-sectional study. Clinical Nutrition, 30(6), 774-779. [More Information]
  • Young, J., Walsh, J., Butow, P., Solomon, M., Shaw, J. (2011). Measuring cancer care coordination: development and validation of a questionnaire for patients. BMC Cancer, 11(298), 1-8. [More Information]
  • Jorgensen, M., Young, J., Solomon, M. (2011). Older Patients and Adjuvant Therapy for Colorectal Cancer: Surgeon Knowledge, Opinions, and Practice. Diseases of the Colon and Rectum, 54(3), 335-341. [More Information]
  • Harris, I., Young, J., Jalaludin, B., Solomon, M. (2011). Predictors of neck pain after motor vehicle collisions: a prospective survey. Journal of Orthopaedic Surgery, 19(3), 317-321. [More Information]
  • Mahadev, S., Young, J., Selby, W., Solomon, M. (2011). Quality of Life in Perianal Crohn's Disease: What Do Patients Consider Important? Diseases of the Colon and Rectum, 54(5), 579-585. [More Information]
  • Harrison, J., Young, J., Auld, S., Masya, L., Solomon, M., Butow, P. (2011). Quantifying postdischarge unmet supportive care needs of people with colorectal cancer: a clinical audit. Colorectal Disease, 13(12), 1400-1406. [More Information]
  • Harrison, J., Young, J., Solomon, M., Butow, P., Secomb, R., Masya, L. (2011). Randomized Pilot Evaluation of the Supportive Care Intervention "CONNECT" for People Following Surgery for Colorectal Cancer. Diseases of the Colon and Rectum, 54(5), 622-631. [More Information]
  • Young, C., Suen, M., Young, J., Solomon, M. (2011). Stenting Large Bowel Obstruction Avoids a Stoma: Consecutive Series of 100 Patients. Colorectal Disease, 13(10), 1138-1141. [More Information]
  • Walsh, J., Young, J., Harrison, J., Butow, P., Solomon, M., Masya, L., White, K. (2011). What is important in care coordination? A qualitative investigation. European Journal of Cancer Care, 20(2), 220-227. [More Information]

2010

  • Young, J., Harrison, J., Solomon, M., Butow, P., Dennis, R., Robson, D., Aulds, S. (2010). Development and feasibility assessment of telephone-delivered supportive care to improve outcomes for patients with colorectal cancer: pilot study of the CONNECT intervention. Supportive Care in Cancer, 18(4), 461-470. [More Information]
  • Abraham, N., Byrne, C., Young, J., Solomon, M. (2010). Meta-analysis of well-designed nonrandomized comparative studies of surgical procedures is as good as randomized controlled trials. Journal of Clinical Epidemiology, 63, 238-245. [More Information]
  • Austin, K., Young, J., Solomon, M. (2010). Quality of life of survivors after pelvic exenteration for rectal cancer. Diseases of the Colon and Rectum, 53(8), 1121-1126. [More Information]
  • Walsh, J., Harrison, J., Young, J., Butow, P., Solomon, M., Masya, L. (2010). What are the current barriers to effective cancer care coordination? A qualitative study. BMC Health Services Research, 10(10), 132-1-132-9. [More Information]

2009

  • Habib, M., Solomon, M., Young, J., Armstrong, B., O'Connell, D., Armstrong, K. (2009). Evidence-based and clinical outcome scores to facilitate audit and feedback for colorectal cancer care. Diseases of the Colon and Rectum, 52(4), 616-622. [More Information]
  • Foo, W., Young, J., Solomon, M., Wright, C. (2009). Family history? The forgotten question in high-risk colorectal cancer patients. Colorectal Disease, 11(5), 450-455. [More Information]
  • Young, J., Solomon, M. (2009). How to critically appraise an article. Nature clinical practice. Gastroenterology & hepatology, 6(2), 82-91. [More Information]
  • Harrison, J., Masya, L., Butow, P., Solomon, M., Young, J., Salkeld, G., Whelan, T. (2009). Implementing patient decision support tools: Moving beyond academia? Patient Education and Counseling, 76(1), 120-125. [More Information]
  • Turner, C., Young, J., Solomon, M., Ludlow, J., Benness, C. (2009). Incidence and etiology of pelvic floor dysfunction and mode of delivery:an overview. Diseases of the Colon and Rectum, 52(6), 1186-1195. [More Information]
  • Harris, I., Dao, A., Young, J., Solomon, M., Jalaludin, B. (2009). Predictors of patient and surgeon satisfaction after orthopaedic trauma. Injury, 40(4), 377-384. [More Information]
  • Masya, L., Young, J., Solomon, M., Harrison, J., Salkeld, G. (2009). Preferences for outcomes of treatment for rectal cancer: patient and clinician utilities and their application in an interactive computer-based decision aid. Diseases of the Colon and Rectum, 52(12), 1994-2003. [More Information]
  • Harris, I., Murgatroyd, D., Cameron, I., Young, J., Solomon, M. (2009). The effect of compensation on health care utilisation in a trauma cohort. Medical Journal of Australia, 190(11), 619-622. [More Information]
  • Koh, C., Young, C., Wright, C., Byrne, C., Young, J. (2009). The Internal Anal Sphincter in Systemic Sclerosis. Diseases of the Colon and Rectum, 52(2), 315-318. [More Information]
  • Young, J. (2009). Understanding statistical analysis in the surgical literature: some key concepts. ANZ Journal of Surgery, 79(5), 398-403. [More Information]
  • Harrison, J., Young, J., Price, M., Butow, P., Solomon, M. (2009). What are the unmet supportive care needs of people with cancer? A systematic review. Supportive Care in Cancer, 17, 1117-1128. [More Information]

2008

  • Young, J., Girgis, S., Bruce, T., Hobbs, M., Ward, J. (2008). Acceptability and effectiveness of opportunistic referral of smokers to telephone cessation advice from a nurse: a randomised trial in Australian general practice. BMC Family Practice, 9(16), 1-10. [More Information]
  • Harrison, J., Choy, E., Spillane, A., Butow, P., Young, J., Evans, A. (2008). Australian breast cancer specialists' involvement in multidisciplinary treatment planning meetings. The Breast, 17(4), 335-340. [More Information]
  • Byrne, C., Smith, S., Solomon, M., Young, J., Eyers, A., Young, C. (2008). Long-Term Functional Outcomes After Laparoscopic and Open Rectopexy for the Treatment of Rectal Prolapse. Diseases of the Colon and Rectum, 51(11), 1597-1604. [More Information]
  • Harris, I., Khoo, O., Young, J., Solomon, M., Rae, H. (2008). Lottery incentives did not improve response rate to a mailed survey: a randomized controlled trial. Journal of Clinical Epidemiology, 61(6), 609-610. [More Information]
  • Young, J., Solomon, M., Harrison, J., Salkeld, G., Butow, P. (2008). Measuring patient preference and surgeon choice. Surgery, 143(5), 582-588. [More Information]
  • Harrison, J., Solomon, M., Young, J., Meagher, A., Butow, P., Salkeld, G., Hruby, G., Clarke, S. (2008). Patient and physician preferences for surgical and adjuvant treatment options for rectal cancer. JAMA (formerly Archives Of Surgery), 143(4), 389-394. [More Information]
  • Harris, I., Young, J., Hamish, R., Jalaludin, B., Solomon, M. (2008). Physical and Psychosocial Factors Associated with Neck Pain after Major Accidental Trauma. European Journal of Trauma and Emergency Surgery, 34(5), 498-503. [More Information]
  • Harris, I., Young, J., Rae, H., Jalaludin, B., Solomon, M. (2008). Predictors of general health after major trauma. Journal of Trauma, 64(4), 969-974. [More Information]
  • Harris, I., Young, J., Rae, H., Jalaiudin, B., Solomon, M. (2008). Predictors of post-traumatic stress disorder following major trauma. ANZ Journal of Surgery, 78(7), 583-587. [More Information]
  • Koh, C., Young, C., Young, J., Solomon, M. (2008). Systematic review of randomized controlled trials of the effectiveness of biofeedback for pelvic floor dysfunction. British Journal of Surgery, 95(9), 1079-1087. [More Information]
  • Harris, I., Young, J., Jalaludin, B., Solomon, M. (2008). The effect of compensation on general health in patients sustaining fractures in motor vehicle trauma. Journal of Orthopaedic Trauma, 22(4), 216-220. [More Information]
  • El-Khoury, T., Solomon, M., Young, J. (2008). The incidence of lateral pelvic side-wall nodal involvement in low rectal cancer may be similar in Japan and the West (Br J Surg 2008; 95: 33-49). British Journal of Surgery, 95(6), 801-802; author reply 802. [More Information]
  • Turner, C., Young, J., Solomon, M., Ludlow, J., Benness, C., Phipps, H. (2008). Vaginal delivery compared with elective caesarean section: the views of pregnant women and clinicians. BJOG: an international journal of obstetrics and gynaecology, 115(12), 1494-1502. [More Information]
  • Turner, C., Young, J., Solomon, M., Ludlow, J., Benness, C., Phipps, H. (2008). Willingness of pregnant women and clinicians to participate in a hypothetical randomised controlled trial comparing vaginal delivery and elective caesarean section. Australian and New Zealand Journal of Obstetrics and Gynaecology, 48(6), 542-546. [More Information]

2007

  • Choy, E., Chiu, A., Butow, P., Young, J., Spillane, A. (2007). A pilot study to evaluate the impact of involving breast cancer patients in the multidisciplinary discussion of their disease and treatment plan. The Breast Journal, 16(2), 178-189. [More Information]
  • Byrne, C., Solomon, M., Young, J., Rex, J., Merlino, C. (2007). Biofeedback for fecal incontinence: short-term outcomes of 513 consecutive patients and predictors of successful treatment. Diseases of the Colon and Rectum, 50(4), 417-427. [More Information]
  • Young, J., Leong, D., Armstrong, K., O'Connell, D., Armstrong, B., Spigelman, A., Ackland, S., Chapuis, P., Kneebone, A., Solomon, M. (2007). Concordance with national guidelines for colorectal cancer care in New South Wales: a population-based patterns of care study. Medical Journal of Australia, 186(6), 292-295. [More Information]
  • Harris, I., Young, J., Rae, H., Jalaludin,, B., Solomon, M. (2007). Factors associated with back pain after physical injury: a survey of consecutive major trauma patients. Spine, 32(14), 1561-1565. [More Information]
  • Harris, I., Dao, A., Young, J., Solomon, M., Jalaludin, B., Rae, H. (2007). Factors predicting patient satisfaction following major trauma. Injury, 38(9), 1102-1108. [More Information]
  • Butow, P., Harrison, J., Choy, E., Young, J., Spillane, A., Evans, A. (2007). Health professional and consumer views on involving breast cancer patients in the multidisciplinary discussion of their disease and treatment plan. Cancer, 110(9), 1937-1944. [More Information]
  • Byrne, C., Harrison, J., Young, J., Selby, W., Solomon, M. (2007). Including the questionnaire with an invitation letter did not improve a telephone survey's response rate. Journal of Clinical Epidemiology, 60(12), 1312-1314. [More Information]
  • Abraham, N., Byrne, C., Young, J., Solomon, M. (2007). Meta-analysis of non-randomized comparative studies of the short-term outcomes of laparoscopic resection for colorectal cancer. ANZ Journal of Surgery, 77(7), 508-516. [More Information]
  • Byrne, C., Solomon, M., Young, J., Selby, W., Harrison, J. (2007). Patient preferences between surgical and medical treatment in Crohn's disease. Diseases of the Colon and Rectum, 50(5), 586-597. [More Information]
  • Harris, I., Mourad, M., Kadir, A., Solomon, M., Young, J. (2007). Publication bias in abstracts presented to the annual meeting of the American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons. Journal of Orthopaedic Surgery, 15(1), 62-66. [More Information]
  • Harrison, J., Solomon, M., Young, J., Meagher, A., Hruby, G., Salkeld, G., Clarke, S. (2007). Surgical and oncology trials for rectal cancer: Who will participate? Surgery, 142(1), 94-101. [More Information]

2006

  • Salkeld, G., Young, J., Solomon, M. (2006). A comparison of colorectal neoplasia screening tests: a multicentre community-based study of the impact of consumer choice (In Reply). Medical Journal of Australia, 185(4), 239-239.
  • Choy, E., Chiu, A., Butow, P., Young, J., Spillane, A. (2006). A pilot study to evaluate the impact of involving breast cancer patients in the multidisciplinary discussion of their disease and treatment plan. The Breast, 16(2), 178-189.
  • Abraham, N., Young, J., Solomon, M. (2006). A systematic review of reasons for nonentry of eligible patients into surgical randomized controlled trials. Surgery, 139(4), 469-483.
  • Jamtvedt, G., Young, J., Kristoffersen, D., O'Brien, M., Oxman, A. (2006). Audit and feedback: effects on professional practice and health care outcomes. Cochrane Database of Systematic Reviews, (2), CD000259-1-CD000259-105. [More Information]
  • Young, J., O'Brien, C., Harrison, J., Solomon, M. (2006). Clinical trials in head and neck oncology: an evaluation of clinicians' willingness to participate. Head and Neck, 28(3), 235-243. [More Information]
  • Salkeld, G., Young, J., Solomon, M. (2006). Consumer choice and the National Bowel Cancer Screening Program. Medical Journal of Australia, 184(11), 541-542.
  • Butow, P., Solomon, M., Young, J., Whelan, T., Salkeld, G., Wilson, K., Harrison, J., Hruby, G., Mansour, O., Kennedy, N., Tattersall, M. (2006). Consumer impact of an interactive decision aid for rectal cancer patients offered adjuvant therapy. Colorectal Disease, 8(8), 676-682.
  • Harrison, J., Carter, J., Young, J., Solomon, M. (2006). Difficult clinical decisions in gynecological oncology: identifying priorities for future clinical research. International Journal Of Gynecological Cancer, 16(1), 1-7. [More Information]
  • Jamtvedt, G., Young, J., Kristoffersen, D., O'Brien, M., Oxman, A. (2006). Does telling people what they have been doing change what they do? A systematic review of the effects of audit and feedback. BMJ Quality and Safety, 15(6), 433-436. [More Information]
  • Huilgol, R., Young, J., Lemech, L., Stephen, M., May, J., Harris, J., White, G. (2006). Durability of autogenous vein and polytetrafluoroethylene bypass grafts to the carotid arteries. ANZ Journal of Surgery, 76(10), 878-881. [More Information]
  • Abraham, N., DuraiRaj, R., Young, J., Young, C., Solomon, M. (2006). How does an historic control study of a surgical procedure compare with the "gold standard"? Diseases of the Colon and Rectum, 49(8), 1141-1148. [More Information]
  • Jatan, A., Solomon, M., Young, J., Cooper, M., Pathma-Nathan, N. (2006). Laparoscopic management of rectal endometriosis. Diseases of the Colon and Rectum, 49(2), 169-174. [More Information]
  • Abraham, N., Hewett, P., Young, J., Solomon, M. (2006). Non-entry of eligible patients into the Australasian Laparoscopic Colon Cancer Study. ANZ Journal of Surgery, 76(9), 825-829.
  • Harris, I., Mourad, M., Kadir, A., Solomon, M., Young, J. (2006). Publication bias in papers presented to the Australian Orthopaedic Association Annual Scientific Meeting. ANZ Journal of Surgery, 76(6), 427-31. [More Information]
  • Young, J., Hollands, M., Solomon, M. (2006). Surgeons' participation in continuing medical education: is it evidence-based? Medical Education Online: an electronic journal, 40(5), 423-429. [More Information]

2005

  • Hossack, T., Solomon, M., Young, J. (2005). Ano-cutaneous flap repair for complex and recurrent supra-sphincteric anal fistula. Colorectal Disease, 7(2), 187-192. [More Information]
  • Harris, I., Mulford, J., Solomon, M., van Gelder, J., Young, J. (2005). Association between compensation status and outcome after surgery - A meta-analysis. JAMA: The Journal of the American Medical Association, 293(13), 1644-1652. [More Information]
  • Byrne, C., Solomon, M., Rex, J., Young, J., Heggie, D., Merlino, C. (2005). Biofeedback for faecal incontinence - short-term outcomes of 513 consecutive patients. Colorectal Disease, 7 Supp1(008), 3-3.
  • Harrison, J., Young, J., Butow, P., Salkeld, G., Solomon, M. (2005). Is it worth the risk? A systematic review of instruments that measure risk propensity for use in the health setting. Social Science and Medicine, 60(6), 1385-1396. [More Information]
  • Byrne, C., Solomon, M., Eyers, A., Young, C., Young, J., Smith, S. (2005). Long term follow-up after RCT of open vs. laparoscopic rectopexy and subsequent rectopexies. Colorectal Disease, 7 (Supplement 1)(095), 33-33.
  • Wright, C., Dent, O., Newland, R., Barker, M., Chapuis, P., Bokey, E., Young, J., Leggett, B., Jass, J., Macdonald, G. (2005). Low level microsatellite instability may be associated with reduced cancer specific survival in sporadic stage C colorectal carcinoma. Gut (English Edition): an international journal of gastroenterology and hepatology, 54(1), 103-108.
  • Byrne, C., Solomon, M., Young, J., Selby, W. (2005). Patient preferences for surgical treatment options in inflammatory bowel disease. Colorectal Disease, 7(Supplement 1, 073), 25 (Oral Abstracts)-25.
  • Byrne, C., Solomon, M., Rex, J., Young, J., Heggie, D., Merlino, C. (2005). Telephone vs. Face-to-Face Biofeedback for Fecal Incontinence: Comparison of Two Techniques in 239 Patients. Diseases of the Colon and Rectum, 48(12), 2281-2288. [More Information]
  • Foy, R., Eccles, M., Jamtvedt, G., Young, J., Grimshaw, J., Baker, R. (2005). What do we know about how to do audit and feedback? Pitfalls in applying evidence from a systematic review. BMC Health Services Research, 5, 50-56. [More Information]

2004

  • Young, J., Harrison, J., White, G., May, J., Solomon, M. (2004). Developing Measures Of Surgeons' Equipoise To Assess The Feasibility Of Randomized Controlled Trials In Vascular Surgery. Surgery, 136(5), 1070-1076.
  • Abraham, N., Young, J., Solomon, M. (2004). Meta-Analysis Of Short-Term Outcomes After Laparoscopic Resection For Colorectal Cancer. British Journal of Surgery, 91(9), 1111-1124. [More Information]

2003

  • Gattellari, M., Young, J., Ward, J. (2003). GP and patient predictors of PSA screening in Australian general practice. Family Practice: an international journal, 20(3), 294-303.
  • Young, J., Ward, J. (2003). GPs' views of which professions should conduct academic visits in general practice to promote preventive care. Australian Family Physician, 32(3), 189-190.
  • Young, J., Solomon, M. (2003). Improving the evidence base in surgery: sources of bias in surgical studies. ANZ Journal of Surgery, 73(7), 504-506.
  • Young, J., Solomon, M. (2003). Improving the evidence-base in surgery: evaluating surgical effectiveness. ANZ Journal of Surgery, 73(7), 507-510.
  • Young, J., Davey, C., Ward, J. (2003). Influence of 'framing effect' on women's support for government funding of breast cancer screening. Australian and New Zealand Journal of Public Health, 27(3), 287-290.
  • Young, J., Ward, J. (2003). Randomised trial of intensive academic detailing to promote opportunistic recruitment of women to cervical screening by general practitioners. Australian and New Zealand Journal of Public Health, 27(3), 273-281.
  • Young, J., Hollands, M., Ward, J., Holman, C. (2003). Role for opinion leaders in promoting evidence-based surgery. JAMA (formerly Archives Of Surgery), 138(7), 785-791. [More Information]
  • Solomon, M., Pager, C., Young, J., Roberts, R., Butow, P. (2003). Surgical outcomes research. Patient entry into randomized controlled trials of colorectal cancer treatment: factors influencing participation. Surgery, 133(6), 608-613.

2001

  • Young, J., Ward, J. (2001). Evidence-based medicine in general practice: beliefs and barriers among Australian GPs. Journal of Evaluation in Clinical Practice, 7, 201-210.
  • Young, J., Stewart, G., Fulcher, D., Benson, E., Ffrench, R., Clarkson, J., Liang,, T., Tideman, R., Packham, D. (2001). In vitro HIV-specific CTL activity from HIV-seropositive individuals is augmented by Interleukin-12 (IL-12). AIDS Research and Human Retroviruses, 17, 233-242.

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