Associate Professor Michael Dibley

Associate Professor, International Public Health
Public Health, School of Public Health

Telephone +61 2 9351 3620 SPH
+61 2 9657 0391 George Institute
Fax +61 2 9351 5049

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International links

Bangladesh

(International Centre for Diarrhoeal Disease Research, Bangladesh) Partener in the South Asia Infant Feeding Research Network

India

(Indira Gandhi Governement Medical College, Nagpur) Partner in South Asia Infant Feeding Research Network

Sri Lanka

(University of Colombo) Partner in South Asia Infant Feeding Research Network

Selected grants

2015

  • M-SAKHI : Mobile health solutions to help community providers promote maternal and infant nutrition and health - A community-based cluster randomized controlled trial in rural India; Dibley M, Patel A, Muthayya S, Kelly P, Alam A, Laba T; National Health and Medical Research Council (NHMRC)/Project Grants.

2014

  • Effectiveness of an integrated program to reduce maternal and child malnutrition in Indonesia; Dibley M, Li M, Hayes A, Alam A, Ferguson E, Titaley C, Ariawan I; The Global Alliance For Improved Nutrition/Research Support.
  • Collaborating with Pham Ngoc Thach University, Vietnam to assess feasibility of an intervention to prevent obesity in adolescents in Ho Chi Minh City; Alam A, Baur L, Dibley M, Hong T, Trang N; DVC International/IPDF Grant.
  • Should we treat iron deficiency anaemia of pregnancy with lactoferrin A randomised controlled trial; Tarnow-Mordi W, Dibley M, Norman J, Reynolds R, Callander E; National Health and Medical Research Council (NHMRC)/Project Grants.
  • Does the impact of peer counselling for appropriate infant feeding last till the child is five years of age Extended follow up of children from a community-based trial in urban Bangladesh; Dibley M, Rasheed S, Hamadani J, Agho K, Mihrshahi S, Hayes A; National Health and Medical Research Council (NHMRC)/Project Grants.

2012

  • Facilitating livelihood adaptation to hydrological change and natural resource pressures in Lao PDR; Hirsch P, Dibley M, Lagerqvist (nee Fujita) Y, Scurrah N; Australian Centre for International Agricultural Research (ACIAR)/Research and Development Programs.
  • A community-based cluster randomized controlled trial in rural Bangladesh to evaluate the impact of the use of iron/folic acid supplements early in pregnancy on the risk of neonatal mortalityBACKGROUND An effective program of antenatal iron folic acid; Alam A, Dibley M, Arifeen S, Agho K, Khan J, Rasheed S, Biggs B, Jeffery H, Huda T; National Health and Medical Research Council (NHMRC)/Project Grants.

2011

  • Two day workshop to plan a programme of collaborative laboratory and clinical research on the role of bovine lactoferrin to prevent prematurity, neonatal sepsis and mortality; Tarnow-Mordi W, Dibley M, Ghadge A, Isaacs D, Sebastian L, Kumar P; Department of Innovation, Industry, Science and Research (Federal)/Australia-India Strategic Research Fund (AISRF).
  • Risk factors for hypertension: a large cross-sectional epidemiological study in Macau, China; Brock K, Mpofu E, Dibley M; Macau Foundation/Research Support.
  • An Investigation of Ethnicity, Socio-Economic Status and Social Networks as Drivers of Childhood Obesity and Body Image Among Children and Adolescents; O'Dea J, Dibley M, Hossain L; Australian Research Council (ARC)/Discovery Projects (DP).
  • Infant Feeding in India and South Asia: how to improve complementary feeding and reduce child malnutrition; Dibley M, Goodwin N; Australian Agency for International Development (AUSAID)/Public Sector Linkages Program (PSLP) Asia.
  • Assessment of opportunities for collaborative research for maternal, neonatal, and child health and nutrition in India.; Dibley M; DVC International/IPDF Grant.

2010

  • Perinatal Health in Rural Shaanxi, NW China: A Background Survey for a Large Scale Community Trial of the Impact of Micronutrient Supplements in Pregnancy on Neonatal Mortality; Dibley M; DVC International/IPDF Grant.
  • Peer counseling to improve feeding practices and reduce malnutrition in children 0-2 years in Bangladesh.; Dibley M, Kabir I, Mihrshahi S, Agho K, Roy S, Rasheed S; National Health and Medical Research Council (NHMRC)/Project Grants.

2008

  • South Asia Regional project involving Sri Lanka, India, Nepal, Pakistan and Bangladesh; Dibley M; Australian Agency for International Development (AUSAID)/Public Sector Linkages Program (PSLP) Asia.
  • The China Ovations Centre, A Global Centre for Chronic Disease Control in China; Neal B, MacMahon S, Leeder S, Anderson C, Bauman A, Chapman S, Dibley M, Patel A, Salkeld G, Stevenson M; Oxford Health Alliance/Research Support.

2007

  • Infant Feeding in South Asia: how to improve infant feeding and reduce infant mortality across the region.; Dibley M; AusAID/Public Sector Linkages Program (PSLP).

Selected publications

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Book Chapters

  • Dibley, M., Trang, N., Hong, T., Tuan, T. (2013). Health Transition in Vietnam: Resolving Past Priorities and Meeting New Challenges. In Milton J. Lewis and Kerrie L. MacPherson (Eds.), Health Transitions and the Double Disease Burden in Asia and the Pacific: Histories of Responses to Non-Communicable and Communicable Diseases, (pp. 160-177). Oxon: Routledge.
  • Li, M., Dibley, M. (2012). Child and adolescent obesity in Asia. In Louise A. Baur, Stephen M. Twigg, Roger S.Magnusson (Eds.), A Modern Epidemic: Expert Perspectives on Obesity and Diabetes, (pp. 171-188). Sydney, Australia: Sydney University Press.
  • Trang, N., Hong, T., Dibley, M. (2010). Overweight, obesity and associated factors among Vietnamese and South East Asian children and adolescents. In ODea J, Eriksen M (Eds.), Childhood Obesity Prevention: International Research, Controversies and Interventions, (pp. 132-143). Oxford: Oxford University Press.
  • O'Dea, J., Dibley, M. (2010). Overweight, obesity, gender, age, ethnicity, and school SES among Australian schoolchildren in studies from 2000 and 2006. In ODea J, Eriksen M (Eds.), Childhood Obesity Prevention: International Research, Controversies and Interventions, (pp. 95-103). Oxford: Oxford University Press.
  • Cui, Z., Dibley, M. (2010). Secular trends in childhood obesity and associated risk factors in China from 1992 to 2006. In ODea J, Eriksen M (Eds.), Childhood Obesity Prevention: International Research, Controversies and Interventions, (pp. 104-116). Oxford: Oxford University Press.

Journals

  • Ezeh, O., Agho, K., Dibley, M., Hall, J., Page, A. (2014). Determinants of neonatal mortality in Nigeria: evidence from the 2008 demographic and health survey. BMC Public Health, 14(1), 1-10. [More Information]
  • Jiang, H., Li, M., Wen, L., Hu, Q., Yang, D., He, G., Baur, L., Dibley, M. (2014). Effect of Short Message Service on Infant Feeding Practice: Findings From a Community-Based Study in Shanghai, China. JAMA Pediatrics, 168(5), 471-478. [More Information]
  • Ke, L., Ho, J., Feng, J., Mpofu, E., Dibley, M., Feng, X., Van, F., Leong, S., Lau, W., Lueng, P., Mason, R., Brock, K., et al (2014). Modifiable risk factors including sunlight exposure and fish consumption are associated with risk of hypertension in a large representative population from Macau. Journal of Steroid Biochemistry and Molecular Biology, 144(Part A), 152-155. [More Information]
  • Ke, L., Ho, J., Feng, J., Mpofu, E., Dibley, M., Li, Y., Feng, X., Van, F., Lau, W., Brock, K. (2014). Prevalence, Awareness, Treatment and Control of Hypertension in Macau: Results From a Cross-Sectional Epidemiological Study in Macau, China. American Journal of Hypertension, , 1-7. [More Information]
  • Toole, M., Dibley, M., Phillips, R., Negin, J., Hilton, B. (2014). Reconnecting food security and nutrition. Development Bulletin, 76.
  • Hong, T., Trang, N., Dibley, M. (2013). Changes in adiposity indicators of Ho Chi Minh City adolescents in a 5-year prospective cohort study. International Journal of Obesity, 37(9), 1261-1267. [More Information]
  • Victor, R., Baines, S., Agho, K., Dibley, M. (2013). Determinants of breastfeeding indicators among children less than 24 months of age in Tanzania: a secondary analysis of the 2010 Tanzania Demographic and Health Survey. BMJ Open, 3(1), 1-8. [More Information]
  • Hazir, T., Akram, D., Nisar, Y., Kazmi, N., Agho, K., Abbasi, S., Khan, A., Dibley, M. (2013). Determinants of suboptimal breast-feeding practices in Pakistan. Public Health Nutrition, 16(4), 659-672. [More Information]
  • Senarathna, L., Buckley, N., Dibley, M., Kelly, P., Jayamanna, S., Gawarammana, I., Dawson, A. (2013). Effect of a Brief Outreach Educational Intervention on the Translation of Acute Poisoning Treatment Guidelines to Practice in Rural Sri Lankan Hospitals: A Cluster Randomized Controlled Trial. PLoS One, 8(8), 1-10. [More Information]
  • Trang, N., Hong, T., Van Der Ploeg, H., Hardy, L., Kelly, P., Dibley, M. (2013). Longitudinal sedentary behavior changes in adolescents in Ho Chi Minh City. American Journal of Preventive Medicine, 44(3), 223-230. [More Information]
  • Senarathna, L., Hunter, C., Dawson, A., Dibley, M. (2013). Social dynamics in rural Sri Lankan hospitals: Revelations from self-poisoning cases. Qualitative Health Research, 23(11), 1481-1494. [More Information]
  • Patel, A., Dibley, M., Mamtani, M., Badhoniya, N., Kulkarni, H. (2013). Therapeutic Zinc and Copper Supplementation in Acute Diarrhea Does Not Influence Short-Term Morbidity and Growth: Double-Blind Randomized Controlled Trial. The Pediatric Infectious Disease Journal, 32(1), 91-93. [More Information]
  • Patel, A., Badhoniya, N., Dibley, M. (2013). Zinc and copper supplementation are not cost-effective interventions in the treatment of acute diarrhea. Journal of Clinical Epidemiology, 66(1), 52-61. [More Information]
  • Trang, N., Hong, T., Dibley, M. (2012). Active Commuting to School Among Adolescents in Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam: Change and Predictors in a Longitudinal Study, 2004 to 2009. American Journal of Preventive Medicine, 42(2), 120-128. [More Information]
  • Titaley, C., Dibley, M. (2012). Antenatal iron/folic acid supplements, but not postnatal care, prevents neonatal deaths in Indonesia: analysis of Indonesia Demographic and Health Surveys 2002/2003-2007 (a retrospective cohort study). BMJ Open, 2(6), 1-11. [More Information]
  • Senarathna, L., Jayamanna, S., Kelly, P., Buckley, N., Dibley, M., Dawson, A. (2012). Changing epidemiologic patterns of deliberate self poisoning in a rural district of Sri Lanka. BMC Public Health, 12, 1-8. [More Information]
  • Trang, N., Hong, T., Dibley, M. (2012). Cohort profile: Ho Chi Minh City Youth Cohort-changes in diet, physical activity, sedentary behaviour and relationship with overweight/obesity in adolescents. BMJ Open, 2(1), 1-8. [More Information]
  • Senarath, U., Agho, K., Akram, D., Godakandage, S., Hazir, T., Jayawickrama, H., Joshi, N., Iqbal Kabir, A., Khanam, M., Patel, A., Dibley, M., et al (2012). Comparisons of complementary feeding indicators and associated factors in children aged 6-23 months across five South Asian countries. Maternal and Child Nutrition, 8(Suppl 1), 89-106. [More Information]
  • Ng, C., Dibley, M., Agho, K. (2012). Complementary feeding indicators and determinants of poor feeding practices in Indonesia: a secondary analysis of 2007 Demographic and Health Survey data. Public Health Nutrition, 15(5), 827-839. [More Information]
  • Senarath, U., Dibley, M. (2012). Complementary feeding practices in South Asia: analyses of recent national survey data by the South Asia Infant Feeding Research Network. Maternal and Child Nutrition, 8(Suppl 1), 5-10. [More Information]
  • Senarath, U., Siriwardena, I., Godakandage, S., Jayawickrama, H., Fernando, D., Dibley, M. (2012). Determinants of breastfeeding practices: An analysis of the Sri Lanka Demographic and Health Survey 2006-2007. Maternal and Child Nutrition, 8(3), 315-329. [More Information]
  • Iqbal Kabir, A., Khanam, M., Agho, K., Mihrshahi, S., Dibley, M., Roy, S. (2012). Determinants of inappropriate complementary feeding practices in infant and young children in Bangladesh: secondary data analysis of Demographic Health Survey 2007. Maternal and Child Nutrition, 8(Suppl 1), 11-27. [More Information]
  • Patel, A., Pusdekar, Y., Badhoniya, N., Borkar, J., Agho, K., Dibley, M. (2012). Determinants of inappropriate complementary feeding practices in young children in India: secondary analysis of National Family Health Survey 2005-2006. Maternal and Child Nutrition, 8(Suppl 1), 28-44. [More Information]
  • Joshi, N., Agho, K., Dibley, M., Senarath, U., Tiwari, K. (2012). Determinants of inappropriate complementary feeding practices in young children in Nepal: secondary data analysis of Demographic and Health Survey 2006. Maternal and Child Nutrition, 8(Suppl 1), 45-59. [More Information]
  • Senarath, U., Godakandage, S., Jayawickrama, H., Siriwardena, I., Dibley, M. (2012). Determinants of inappropriate complementary feeding practices in young children in Sri Lanka: secondary data analysis of Demographic and Health Survey 2006-2007. Maternal and Child Nutrition, 8(Suppl 1), 60-77. [More Information]
  • Hazir, T., Senarath, U., Agho, K., Akram, D., Kazmi, N., Abbasi, S., Dibley, M. (2012). Determinants of inappropriate timing of introducing solid, semi-solid or soft food to infants in Pakistan: secondary data analysis of Demographic and Health Survey 2006-2007. Maternal and Child Nutrition, 8(Suppl 1), 78-88. [More Information]
  • Sebayang, S., Dibley, M., Kelly, P., Shankar, A., Shankar, A. (2012). Determinants of low birthweight, small-for-gestational-age and preterm birth in Lombok, Indonesia: analyses of the birthweight cohort of the SUMMIT trial. Tropical Medicine and International Health, 17(8), 938-950. [More Information]
  • Cui, Z., Shah, S., Yan, L., Pan, Y., Gao, A., Shi, X., Wu, Y., Dibley, M. (2012). Effect of a school-based peer education intervention on physical activity and sedentary behaviour in Chinese adolescents: a pilot study. BMJ Open, 2(3), 1-8. [More Information]
  • Dibley, M., Titaley, C., d’Este, C., Agho, K. (2012). Iron and folic acid supplements in pregnancy improve child survival in Indonesia. The American Journal of Clinical Nutrition, 95(1), 220-230. [More Information]
  • Trang, N., Hong, T., Van Der Ploeg, H., Hardy, L., Kelly, P., Dibley, M. (2012). Longitudinal Physical Activity Changes In Adolescents: Ho Chi Minh City Youth Cohort. Medicine and Science in Sports and Exercise, 44(8), 1481-1489. [More Information]
  • O'Dea, J., Dibley, M., Rankin, N. (2012). Low sleep and low socioeconomic status predict high body mass index: a 4-year longitudinal study of Australian schoolchildren. Pediatric Obesity, 7(4), 295-303. [More Information]
  • Dibley, M., Brancatisano, S. (2012). Prenatal micronutrient and early pregnancy food supplementation in Bangladesh. JAMA, 308(10), 971-971. [More Information]
  • Hong, T., Trang, N., Dibley, M. (2012). Prevalence of metabolic syndrome and factor analysis of cardiovascular risk clustering among adolescents in Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam. Preventive Medicine, 55(5), 409-411. [More Information]
  • Patel, A., Ovung, R., Badhoniya, N., Dibley, M. (2012). Risk Factors for Predicting Diarrheal Duration and Morbidity in Children with Acute Diarrhea. Indian Journal of Pediatrics, 79(4), 472-477. [More Information]
  • Cui, Z., Dibley, M. (2012). Trends in dietary energy, fat, carbohydrate and protein intake in Chinese children and adolescents from 1991 to 2009. British Journal of Nutrition, 108(7), 1292-1299. [More Information]
  • Titaley, C., Dibley, M., Roberts, C. (2012). Type of delivery attendant, place of delivery and risk of early neonatal mortality: analyses of the 1994-2007 Indonesia Demographic and Health Surveys. Health policy and planning, 27(5), 405-416. [More Information]
  • Hong, T., Trang, N., Van Der Ploeg, H., Hardy, L., Dibley, M. (2012). Validity and reliability of a physical activity questionnaire for Vietnamese adolescents. The International Journal of Behavioral Nutrition and Physical Activity, 9, 1-7. [More Information]
  • Senarathna, L., Buckley, N., Jayamanna, S., Kelly, P., Dibley, M., Dawson, A. (2012). Validity of referral hospitals for the toxicovigilance of acute poisoning in Sri Lanka. Bulletin of the World Health Organization, 90(6), 436-443A. [More Information]
  • Shah, S., van der Sluijs, C., Lagleva, M., Pesle, A., Lim, K., Bittar, H., Dibley, M. (2011). A partnership for health: working with schools to promote healthy lifestyle. Australian Family Physician, 40(12), 1011-1013. [More Information]
  • Agho, K., Dibley, M., Odiase, J., Ogbonmwan, S. (2011). Determinants of exclusive breastfeeding in Nigeria. BMC Pregnancy and Childbirth, 11(2), 1-8. [More Information]
  • Huynh, D., Dibley, M., Sibbritt, D., Tran, H., Le, Q. (2011). Influence of contextual and individual level risk factors on adiposity in a preschool child cohort in Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam. International Journal of Pediatric Obesity, 6(2-2), e487-e500. [More Information]
  • Sebayang, S., Dibley, M., Kelly, P., Shankar, A., Shankar, A. (2011). Modifying effect of maternal nutritional status on the impact of maternal multiple micronutrient supplementation on birthweight in Indonesia. European Journal of Clinical Nutrition, 65(10), 1110-1117. [More Information]
  • Zeng, L., Yan, H., Cheng, Y., Dibley, M. (2011). Modifying effects of wealth on the response to nutrient supplementation in pregnancy on birth weight, duration of gestation and perinatal mortality in rural western China: double-blind cluster randomized controlled trial. International Journal of Epidemiology, 40(2), 350-362. [More Information]
  • O'Dea, J., Nguyen Hoang, D., Dibley, M. (2011). Plateau in obesity and overweight in a cross sectional study of low, middle and high socioeconomic status schoolchildren between 2004 and 2009. International Journal of Public Health, 56(6), 663-667. [More Information]
  • Li, M., Dibley, M., Yan, H. (2011). School environment factors were associated with BMI among adolescents in Xi'an City, China. BMC Public Health, 11, 792-pp 6. [More Information]
  • Cui, Z., Bauman, A., Dibley, M. (2011). Temporal trends and correlates of passive commuting to and from school in children from 9 provinces in China. Preventive Medicine, 52(6), 423-427. [More Information]
  • Cui, Z., Hardy, L., Dibley, M., Bauman, A. (2011). Temporal trends and recent correlates in sedentary behaviours in Chinese children. The International Journal of Behavioral Nutrition and Physical Activity, 8(August), Article 93-(8pp). [More Information]
  • Titaley, C., Dibley, M., Roberts, C. (2011). Utilization of Village Midwives and Other Trained Delivery Attendants for Home Deliveries in Indonesia: Results of Indonesia Demographic and Health Survey 2002/2003 and 2007. Maternal and Child Health Journal, 15(8), 1400-1415. [More Information]
  • Dibley, M., Roy, S., Senarath, U., Patel, A., Tiwari, K., Agho, K., Mihrshahi, S. (2010). Across-country comparisons of selected infant and young child feeding indicators and associated factors in four South Asian countries. Food and Nutrition Bulletin, 31(2), 366-375. [More Information]
  • Nguyen, T., Tang, H., Kelly, P., Van Der Ploeg, H., Dibley, M. (2010). Association between physical activity and metabolic syndrome: a cross sectional survey in adolescents in Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam. BMC Public Health, 10(141), 1-9. [More Information]
  • Titaley, C., Dibley, M., Roberts, C., Agho, K. (2010). Combined iron/folic acid supplements and malaria prophylaxis reduce neonatal mortality in 19 sub-Saharan African countries. American Journal of Clinical Nutrition, 92(1), 235-243. [More Information]
  • Mihrshahi, S., Kabir, I., Roy, S., Agho, K., Senarath, U., Dibley, M. (2010). Determinants of infant and young child feeding practices in Bangladesh: Secondary data analysis of Demographic and Health Survey 2004. Food and Nutrition Bulletin, 31(2), 295-313.
  • Pandey, S., Tiwari, K., Senarath, U., Agho, K., Dibley, M. (2010). Determinants of infant and young child feeding practices in Nepal: Secondary data analysis of Demographic and Health Survey 2006. Food and Nutrition Bulletin, 31(2), 334-351.
  • Senarath, U., Dibley, M., Godakandage, S., Jayawickrama, H., Wickramasinghe, A., Agho, K. (2010). Determinants of infant and young child feeding practices in Sri Lanka: Secondary data analysis of Demographic and Health Survey 2000. Food and Nutrition Bulletin, 31(2), 352-365.
  • Dibley, M., Mihrshahi, S., Kabir, I., Roy, S. (2010). Determinants of infant and young child feeding practices in Bangladesh: secondary data analysis of Demographic and Health Survey 2004. Food and Nutrition Bulletin, 31(2), 295-313.
  • Li, M., Dibley, M., Sibbritt, D., Yan, H. (2010). Dietary Habits and Overweight/Obesity in Adolescents in Xi'an City, China. Asia Pacific Journal of Clinical Nutrition, 19(1), 76-82. [More Information]
  • Hong, T., Trang, N., Dibley, M., Sibbritt, D., Binh, P., Hanh, T. (2010). Factors Associated with Adolescent Overweight/Obesity in Ho Chi Minh City. International Journal of Pediatric Obesity, 5(5), 396-403. [More Information]
  • Senarath, U., Dibley, M., Agho, K. (2010). Factors Associated With Nonexclusive Breastfeeding in 5 East and Southeast Asian Countries: A Multilevel Analysis. Journal of Human Lactation, 26(3), 248-257. [More Information]
  • Titaley, C., Dibley, M., Roberts, C. (2010). Factors associated with underutilization of antenatal care services in Indonesia: results of Indonesia Demographic and Health Survey 2002/2003 and 2007. BMC Public Health, 10, 485-495. [More Information]
  • Dibley, M., Senarath, U., Agho, K. (2010). Infant and young child feeding indicators across nine East and Southeast Asian countries: an analysis of National Survey Data 2000-2005. Public Health Nutrition, 13(9), 1296-1303. [More Information]
  • Senarath, U., Dibley, M. (2010). Introduction: The South Asia Infant Feeding Research Network (SAIFRN). Food and Nutrition Bulletin, 31(2), 291-294.
  • Titaley, C., Dibley, M., Roberts, C., Hall, J., Agho, K. (2010). Iron and folic acid supplements and reduced early neonatal deaths in Indonesia. Bulletin of the World Health Organization, 88(7), 500-508. [More Information]
  • Trinh, T., Nguyen, N., Phongsavan, P., Dibley, M., Bauman, A. (2010). Metabolic Risk Profiles and Associated Risk Factors Among Vietnamese Adults in Ho Chi Minh City. Metabolic Syndrome and Related Disorders, 8(1), 55-64. [More Information]
  • Cui, Z., Huxley, R., Wu, Y., Dibley, M. (2010). Temporal trends in overweight and obesity of children and adolescents from nine Provinces in China from 1991-2006. International Journal of Pediatric Obesity, 5(5), 365-374. [More Information]
  • Patel, A., Mamtani, M., Dibley, M., Badhoniya, N., Kulkarni, H. (2010). Therapeutic Value of Zinc Supplementation in Acute and Persistent Diarrhea: A Systematic Review. PLoS One, 5(4), e10386-1-e10386-10. [More Information]
  • Zhou, X., Dibley, M., Cheng, Y., Ouyang, X., Yan, H. (2010). Validity of Self-Reported Weight, Height and Resultant Body Mass Index in Chinese Adolescents and Factors Associated with Errors in Self-Reports. BMC Public Health, 10(190), 1-11. [More Information]
  • Titaley, C., Hunter, C., Dibley, M., Heywood, P. (2010). Why do some women still prefer traditional birth attendants and home delivery?: a qualitative study on delivery care services in West Java Province, Indonesia. BMC Pregnancy and Childbirth, 10, 43-1-43-14. [More Information]
  • Titaley, C., Hunter, C., Heywood, P., Dibley, M. (2010). Why don't some women attend antenatal and postnatal care services?: a qualitative study of community members' perspectives in Garut, Sukabumi and Ciamis districts of West Java Province, Indonesia. BMC Pregnancy and Childbirth, 10(61), 1-12. [More Information]
  • Cheng, Y., Dibley, M., Zhang, X., Zeng, L., Yan, H. (2009). Assessment of dietary intake among pregnant women in a rural area of western China. BMC Public Health, 9(10.1186/1471-2458-9-222), 222 - 1-222 - 9.
  • Titaley, C., Dibley, M., Roberts, C. (2009). Factors associated with non-utilization of postnatal care services in Indonesia. Journal of Epidemiology and Community Health, 63(10), 827-831. [More Information]
  • Trang, N., Hong, T., Dibley, M., Sibbritt, D. (2009). Factors Associated with Physical Inactivity in Adolescents in Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam. Medicine and Science in Sports and Exercise, 41(7), 1374-1383.
  • Xu, L., Dibley, M., D'Este, C., Phillips, M., Porteous, J., Attia, J. (2009). Food groups and risk of forearm fractures in postmenopausal women in Chengdu, China. Climacteric, 12(3), 222-229.
  • O'Dea, J., Dibley, M. (2009). Obesity increase among low SES Australian schoolchildren between 2000 and 2006: Time for preventive interventions to target children from low income schools? International Journal of Public Health, 55(3), 185-192. [More Information]
  • Ramli, N., Agho, K., Inder, K., Bowe, S., Jacobs, J., Dibley, M. (2009). Prevalence and risk factors for stunting and severe stunting among under-fives in North Maluku province of Indonesia. BMC Pediatrics, 9, 64-1-64-10.
  • Trinh, O., Nguyen, N., Phongsavan, P., Dibley, M., Bauman, A. (2009). Prevalence and risk factors with overweight and obesity among Vietnamese adults: Caucasian and Asian cut-offs. Asia Pacific Journal of Clinical Nutrition, 18(2), 226-233. [More Information]
  • Watson, J., Collins, C., Sibbritt, D., Dibley, M., Garg, M. (2009). Reproducibility and comparative validity of a food frequency questionnaire for Australian children and adolescents. The International Journal of Behavioral Nutrition and Physical Activity, 6(10.1186/1479-5868-6-62), 1-17.
  • Trinh, T., Nguyen, N., Van Der Ploeg, H., Dibley, M., Bauman, A. (2009). Test-retest repeatability and relative validity of the Global Physical Activity Questionnaire in a developing country context. Journal of Physical Activity and Health, 6(suppl 1), S46-S53. [More Information]
  • Dieu, H., Dibley, M., Sibbritt, D., Hanh, T. (2009). Trends in overweight and obesity in pre-school children in urban areas of Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam, from 2002 to 2005. Public Health Nutrition, 12(5), 702-709.
  • Patel, A., Dibley, M., Mamtani, M., Badoniya, N., Kulkarni, H. (2009). Zinc and copper supplementation in acute diarrhea in children: a double-blind randomized controlled trial. BMC Medicine, 7, 22-1-22-12.
  • Titaley, C., Dibley, M., Agho, K., Roberts, C., Hall, J. (2008). Determinants of neonatal mortality in Indonesia. BMC Public Health, 8(232), 1-15. [More Information]
  • Huynh, D., Dibley, M., Sibbritt, D., Tran, H. (2008). Energy and macronutrient intakes in preschool children in urban areas of Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam. BMC Pediatrics, 8(18 October), 44- 1-44- 9. [More Information]
  • Agho, K., Dibley, M., D'Este, C., Gibberd, R. (2008). Factors associated with haemoglobin concentration among Timor-Leste children aged 6-59 months. Journal of Health Population and Nutrition, 26(2), 200-209. [More Information]
  • Byrne, S., Wake, M., Blumberg, D., Dibley, M. (2008). Identifying priority areas for longitudinal research in childhood obesity: Delphi technique survey. International Journal of Pediatric Obesity, 3(2), 120-122. [More Information]
  • Zeng, L., Cheng, Y., Dang, S., Yan, H., Dibley, M., Chang, S., Kong, L. (2008). Impact of micronutrient supplementation during pregnancy on birth weight, duration of gestation, and perinatal mortality in rural western China: double blind cluster randomised controlled trial. BMJ: British Medical Journal, 337(7680), 1211-1215. [More Information]
  • Trinh, O., Nguyen, N., Dibley, M., Phongsavan, P., Bauman, A. (2008). The prevalence and correlates of physical inactivity among adults in Ho Chi Minh City. BMC Public Health, 8(204), 1-11. [More Information]
  • Cheng, Y., Yan, H., Dibley, M., Shen, Y., Li, Q., Zeng, L. (2008). Validity and reproducibility of a semi-quantitative food frequency questionnaire for use among pregnant women in rural China. Asia Pacific Journal of Clinical Nutrition, 17(1), 166-177. [More Information]
  • Patel, A., Prabhu, A., Dibley, M., Kulkarni, L. (2007). A tool for rapid socioeconomic assessment. Indian Journal of Pediatrics, 74(4), 349-352. [More Information]
  • Trinh, L., Dibley, M., Byles, J. (2007). Antenatal care procedures and information reported by women in three rural areas of Vietnam. Southeast Asian Journal of Tropical Medicine and Public Health, 38(5), 927-935. [More Information]
  • Senarath, U., Dibley, M., Agho, K. (2007). Breast-feeding Performance Index: A composite index to describe overall breast-feeding performance among infants under 6 months of age. Public Health Nutrition, 10(10), 996-1004. [More Information]
  • Trinh, L., Dibley, M., Byles, J. (2007). Determinants of antenatal care utilization in three rural areas of Vietnam. Public Health Nursing, 24(4), 300-310. [More Information]
  • Li, M., Dibley, M., Sibbritt, D., Yan, H. (2007). Factors associated with adolescents' overweight and obesity at community, school and household levels in Xi'an City, China: results of hierarchical analysis. European Journal of Clinical Nutrition, Online Edition(62 (5)), 635-643. [More Information]
  • Tang, H., Dibley, M., Sibbritt, D., Tran, H. (2007). Gender and socio-economic differences in BMI of secondary high school students in Ho Chi Minh City. Asia Pacific Journal of Clinical Nutrition, 16(1), 74-83. [More Information]
  • Cuong, T., Dibley, M., Bowe, S., Hanh, T., Loan, T. (2007). Obesity in adults: an emerging problem in urban areas of Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam. European Journal of Clinical Nutrition, 61(5), 673-681. [More Information]
  • Hong, T., Dibley, M., Sibbritt, D., Binh, P., Trang, N., Hanh, T. (2007). Overweight and obesity are rapidly emerging among adolescents in Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam, 2002-2004. International Journal of Pediatric Obesity, 2(4), 194-201. [More Information]
  • Li, M., Dibley, M., Sibbritt, D., Zhou, X., Yan, H. (2007). Physical activity and sedentary behavior in adolescents in Xi'an City, China. Journal of Adolescent Health, 41(1), 99-101. [More Information]
  • Mihrshahi, S., Ichikawa, N., Shuaib, M., Oddy, W., Ampon, R., Dibley, M., Iqbal Kabir, A., Peat, J. (2007). Prevalence of exclusive breastfeeding in Bangladesh and its association with diarrhoea and acute respiratory infection: Results of the Multiple Indicator Cluster Survey. Journal of Health Population and Nutrition, 25(2), 195-204. [More Information]
  • Dieu, H., Dibley, M., Sibbritt, D., Hanh, T. (2007). Prevalence of overweight and obesity in preschool children and associated socio-demographic factors in Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam. International Journal of Pediatric Obesity, 2(1), 40-50. [More Information]
  • Thu, L., Dibley, M., Nho, V., Archibald, L., Jarvis, W., Sohn, A. (2007). Reduction in surgical site infections in neurosurgical patients associated with a bedside hand hygiene program in Vietnam. Infection Control and Hospital Epidemiology, 28(5), 583-588. [More Information]
  • Li, M., Dibley, M., Sibbritt, D., Yan, H. (2006). An assessment of adolescent overweight and obesity in Xi’an City, Shaanxi Province, China. International Journal of Pediatric Obesity, 1(1), 50-58. [More Information]
  • Trinh, L., Dibley, M., Byles, J. (2006). Antenatal care adequacy in three provinces of Vietnam: Long an, Ben tre and Quang ngai. Public Health Reports, 121(4), 468-475. [More Information]
  • Senarath, U., Dibley, M., Agho, K. (2006). Breastfeeding practices and associated factors among children under 24 months of age in Timor-Leste. European Journal of Clinical Nutrition, 61(3), 387-397. [More Information]
  • Xu, L., Phillips, M., D'Este, C., Dibley, M., Porteous, J., Attia, J. (2006). Diet, activity, and other lifestyle risk factors for forearm fracture in postmenopausal women in China: a case-control study. Menopause, 13(1), 102-110. [More Information]
  • Li, M., Dibley, M., Sibbritt, D., Yan, H. (2006). Factors associated with physical inactivity in adolescents in Xi'an city, China. Medicine and Science in Sports and Exercise, 38(12), 2075-2085. [More Information]
  • Thu, L., Sohn, A., Tien, N., Mai, V., Nho, V., Hanh, T., Ewald, B., Dibley, M. (2006). Microbiology of surgical site infections and antimicrobial use in Vietnamese orthopedic and neurosurgery patients. Infection Control and Hospital Epidemiology, 27(8), 855-862. [More Information]
  • Li, M., Yan, H., Dibley, M., Chang, S., Sibbritt, D. (2006). Prevalence of overweight and obesity and its associated risk factors in students aged 11-17 in Xi'an in 2004. Zhongguo Yixue Kexueyuan Xuebao (Acta Academiae Medicinae Sinica), 28(2), 234-239. [More Information]
  • Tuan, T., Dung, V., Neu, I., Dibley, M. (2005). Comparative quality of private and public health services in rural Vietnam. Health Policy and Planning, 20(5), 319-327. [More Information]
  • Thu, L., Dibley, M., Ewald, B., Tien, N., Lam, L. (2005). Incidence of surgical-site infections and their risk factors in Vietnamese orthopaedic patients. Journal of hospital infection, 60(4), 360-367. [More Information]
  • Howteerakul, N., Higginbotham, N., Dibley, M. (2004). Antimicrobial use in children under five years with diarrhea in a central region province, Thailand. Southeast Asian Journal of Tropical Medicine and Public Health, 35(1), 181-187.
  • Hadi, H., Dibley, M., West Jr., K. (2004). Complex interactions with infection and diet may explain seasonal growth responses to vitamin A in preschool aged Indonesian children. European Journal of Clinical Nutrition, 58(7), 990-999.
  • Do, T., Dibley, M., D'Este, C. (2004). Receiver operating characteristic analysis of body mass index to detect increased risk of functional morbidity in Vietnamese rural adults. European Journal of Clinical Nutrition, 58(12), 1594-1603.
  • Xu, L., Dibley, M., D'Este, C. (2004). Reliability and validity of a food frequency questionnaire for Chinese postmenopausal women. Public Health Nutrition, 7(1), 91-98.
  • Hong, T., Dibley, M., Tuan, T. (2003). Factors affecting utilization of health care services by mothers of children ill with diarrhea in rural Viet Nam. Southeast Asian Journal of Tropical Medicine and Public Health, 34(1), 187-198.
  • Howteerakul, N., Higginbotham, N., Freeman, S., Dibley, M. (2003). ORS is never enough: physician rationales for altering standard treatment guidelines when managing childhood diarrhoea in Thailand. Social Science and Medicine, 57(6), 1031-1044.

2014

  • Ezeh, O., Agho, K., Dibley, M., Hall, J., Page, A. (2014). Determinants of neonatal mortality in Nigeria: evidence from the 2008 demographic and health survey. BMC Public Health, 14(1), 1-10. [More Information]
  • Jiang, H., Li, M., Wen, L., Hu, Q., Yang, D., He, G., Baur, L., Dibley, M. (2014). Effect of Short Message Service on Infant Feeding Practice: Findings From a Community-Based Study in Shanghai, China. JAMA Pediatrics, 168(5), 471-478. [More Information]
  • Ke, L., Ho, J., Feng, J., Mpofu, E., Dibley, M., Feng, X., Van, F., Leong, S., Lau, W., Lueng, P., Mason, R., Brock, K., et al (2014). Modifiable risk factors including sunlight exposure and fish consumption are associated with risk of hypertension in a large representative population from Macau. Journal of Steroid Biochemistry and Molecular Biology, 144(Part A), 152-155. [More Information]
  • Ke, L., Ho, J., Feng, J., Mpofu, E., Dibley, M., Li, Y., Feng, X., Van, F., Lau, W., Brock, K. (2014). Prevalence, Awareness, Treatment and Control of Hypertension in Macau: Results From a Cross-Sectional Epidemiological Study in Macau, China. American Journal of Hypertension, , 1-7. [More Information]
  • Toole, M., Dibley, M., Phillips, R., Negin, J., Hilton, B. (2014). Reconnecting food security and nutrition. Development Bulletin, 76.

2013

  • Hong, T., Trang, N., Dibley, M. (2013). Changes in adiposity indicators of Ho Chi Minh City adolescents in a 5-year prospective cohort study. International Journal of Obesity, 37(9), 1261-1267. [More Information]
  • Victor, R., Baines, S., Agho, K., Dibley, M. (2013). Determinants of breastfeeding indicators among children less than 24 months of age in Tanzania: a secondary analysis of the 2010 Tanzania Demographic and Health Survey. BMJ Open, 3(1), 1-8. [More Information]
  • Hazir, T., Akram, D., Nisar, Y., Kazmi, N., Agho, K., Abbasi, S., Khan, A., Dibley, M. (2013). Determinants of suboptimal breast-feeding practices in Pakistan. Public Health Nutrition, 16(4), 659-672. [More Information]
  • Senarathna, L., Buckley, N., Dibley, M., Kelly, P., Jayamanna, S., Gawarammana, I., Dawson, A. (2013). Effect of a Brief Outreach Educational Intervention on the Translation of Acute Poisoning Treatment Guidelines to Practice in Rural Sri Lankan Hospitals: A Cluster Randomized Controlled Trial. PLoS One, 8(8), 1-10. [More Information]
  • Dibley, M., Trang, N., Hong, T., Tuan, T. (2013). Health Transition in Vietnam: Resolving Past Priorities and Meeting New Challenges. In Milton J. Lewis and Kerrie L. MacPherson (Eds.), Health Transitions and the Double Disease Burden in Asia and the Pacific: Histories of Responses to Non-Communicable and Communicable Diseases, (pp. 160-177). Oxon: Routledge.
  • Trang, N., Hong, T., Van Der Ploeg, H., Hardy, L., Kelly, P., Dibley, M. (2013). Longitudinal sedentary behavior changes in adolescents in Ho Chi Minh City. American Journal of Preventive Medicine, 44(3), 223-230. [More Information]
  • Senarathna, L., Hunter, C., Dawson, A., Dibley, M. (2013). Social dynamics in rural Sri Lankan hospitals: Revelations from self-poisoning cases. Qualitative Health Research, 23(11), 1481-1494. [More Information]
  • Patel, A., Dibley, M., Mamtani, M., Badhoniya, N., Kulkarni, H. (2013). Therapeutic Zinc and Copper Supplementation in Acute Diarrhea Does Not Influence Short-Term Morbidity and Growth: Double-Blind Randomized Controlled Trial. The Pediatric Infectious Disease Journal, 32(1), 91-93. [More Information]
  • Patel, A., Badhoniya, N., Dibley, M. (2013). Zinc and copper supplementation are not cost-effective interventions in the treatment of acute diarrhea. Journal of Clinical Epidemiology, 66(1), 52-61. [More Information]

2012

  • Trang, N., Hong, T., Dibley, M. (2012). Active Commuting to School Among Adolescents in Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam: Change and Predictors in a Longitudinal Study, 2004 to 2009. American Journal of Preventive Medicine, 42(2), 120-128. [More Information]
  • Titaley, C., Dibley, M. (2012). Antenatal iron/folic acid supplements, but not postnatal care, prevents neonatal deaths in Indonesia: analysis of Indonesia Demographic and Health Surveys 2002/2003-2007 (a retrospective cohort study). BMJ Open, 2(6), 1-11. [More Information]
  • Senarathna, L., Jayamanna, S., Kelly, P., Buckley, N., Dibley, M., Dawson, A. (2012). Changing epidemiologic patterns of deliberate self poisoning in a rural district of Sri Lanka. BMC Public Health, 12, 1-8. [More Information]
  • Li, M., Dibley, M. (2012). Child and adolescent obesity in Asia. In Louise A. Baur, Stephen M. Twigg, Roger S.Magnusson (Eds.), A Modern Epidemic: Expert Perspectives on Obesity and Diabetes, (pp. 171-188). Sydney, Australia: Sydney University Press.
  • Trang, N., Hong, T., Dibley, M. (2012). Cohort profile: Ho Chi Minh City Youth Cohort-changes in diet, physical activity, sedentary behaviour and relationship with overweight/obesity in adolescents. BMJ Open, 2(1), 1-8. [More Information]
  • Senarath, U., Agho, K., Akram, D., Godakandage, S., Hazir, T., Jayawickrama, H., Joshi, N., Iqbal Kabir, A., Khanam, M., Patel, A., Dibley, M., et al (2012). Comparisons of complementary feeding indicators and associated factors in children aged 6-23 months across five South Asian countries. Maternal and Child Nutrition, 8(Suppl 1), 89-106. [More Information]
  • Ng, C., Dibley, M., Agho, K. (2012). Complementary feeding indicators and determinants of poor feeding practices in Indonesia: a secondary analysis of 2007 Demographic and Health Survey data. Public Health Nutrition, 15(5), 827-839. [More Information]
  • Senarath, U., Dibley, M. (2012). Complementary feeding practices in South Asia: analyses of recent national survey data by the South Asia Infant Feeding Research Network. Maternal and Child Nutrition, 8(Suppl 1), 5-10. [More Information]
  • Senarath, U., Siriwardena, I., Godakandage, S., Jayawickrama, H., Fernando, D., Dibley, M. (2012). Determinants of breastfeeding practices: An analysis of the Sri Lanka Demographic and Health Survey 2006-2007. Maternal and Child Nutrition, 8(3), 315-329. [More Information]
  • Iqbal Kabir, A., Khanam, M., Agho, K., Mihrshahi, S., Dibley, M., Roy, S. (2012). Determinants of inappropriate complementary feeding practices in infant and young children in Bangladesh: secondary data analysis of Demographic Health Survey 2007. Maternal and Child Nutrition, 8(Suppl 1), 11-27. [More Information]
  • Patel, A., Pusdekar, Y., Badhoniya, N., Borkar, J., Agho, K., Dibley, M. (2012). Determinants of inappropriate complementary feeding practices in young children in India: secondary analysis of National Family Health Survey 2005-2006. Maternal and Child Nutrition, 8(Suppl 1), 28-44. [More Information]
  • Joshi, N., Agho, K., Dibley, M., Senarath, U., Tiwari, K. (2012). Determinants of inappropriate complementary feeding practices in young children in Nepal: secondary data analysis of Demographic and Health Survey 2006. Maternal and Child Nutrition, 8(Suppl 1), 45-59. [More Information]
  • Senarath, U., Godakandage, S., Jayawickrama, H., Siriwardena, I., Dibley, M. (2012). Determinants of inappropriate complementary feeding practices in young children in Sri Lanka: secondary data analysis of Demographic and Health Survey 2006-2007. Maternal and Child Nutrition, 8(Suppl 1), 60-77. [More Information]
  • Hazir, T., Senarath, U., Agho, K., Akram, D., Kazmi, N., Abbasi, S., Dibley, M. (2012). Determinants of inappropriate timing of introducing solid, semi-solid or soft food to infants in Pakistan: secondary data analysis of Demographic and Health Survey 2006-2007. Maternal and Child Nutrition, 8(Suppl 1), 78-88. [More Information]
  • Sebayang, S., Dibley, M., Kelly, P., Shankar, A., Shankar, A. (2012). Determinants of low birthweight, small-for-gestational-age and preterm birth in Lombok, Indonesia: analyses of the birthweight cohort of the SUMMIT trial. Tropical Medicine and International Health, 17(8), 938-950. [More Information]
  • Cui, Z., Shah, S., Yan, L., Pan, Y., Gao, A., Shi, X., Wu, Y., Dibley, M. (2012). Effect of a school-based peer education intervention on physical activity and sedentary behaviour in Chinese adolescents: a pilot study. BMJ Open, 2(3), 1-8. [More Information]
  • Dibley, M., Titaley, C., d’Este, C., Agho, K. (2012). Iron and folic acid supplements in pregnancy improve child survival in Indonesia. The American Journal of Clinical Nutrition, 95(1), 220-230. [More Information]
  • Trang, N., Hong, T., Van Der Ploeg, H., Hardy, L., Kelly, P., Dibley, M. (2012). Longitudinal Physical Activity Changes In Adolescents: Ho Chi Minh City Youth Cohort. Medicine and Science in Sports and Exercise, 44(8), 1481-1489. [More Information]
  • O'Dea, J., Dibley, M., Rankin, N. (2012). Low sleep and low socioeconomic status predict high body mass index: a 4-year longitudinal study of Australian schoolchildren. Pediatric Obesity, 7(4), 295-303. [More Information]
  • Dibley, M., Brancatisano, S. (2012). Prenatal micronutrient and early pregnancy food supplementation in Bangladesh. JAMA, 308(10), 971-971. [More Information]
  • Hong, T., Trang, N., Dibley, M. (2012). Prevalence of metabolic syndrome and factor analysis of cardiovascular risk clustering among adolescents in Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam. Preventive Medicine, 55(5), 409-411. [More Information]
  • Patel, A., Ovung, R., Badhoniya, N., Dibley, M. (2012). Risk Factors for Predicting Diarrheal Duration and Morbidity in Children with Acute Diarrhea. Indian Journal of Pediatrics, 79(4), 472-477. [More Information]
  • Cui, Z., Dibley, M. (2012). Trends in dietary energy, fat, carbohydrate and protein intake in Chinese children and adolescents from 1991 to 2009. British Journal of Nutrition, 108(7), 1292-1299. [More Information]
  • Titaley, C., Dibley, M., Roberts, C. (2012). Type of delivery attendant, place of delivery and risk of early neonatal mortality: analyses of the 1994-2007 Indonesia Demographic and Health Surveys. Health policy and planning, 27(5), 405-416. [More Information]
  • Hong, T., Trang, N., Van Der Ploeg, H., Hardy, L., Dibley, M. (2012). Validity and reliability of a physical activity questionnaire for Vietnamese adolescents. The International Journal of Behavioral Nutrition and Physical Activity, 9, 1-7. [More Information]
  • Senarathna, L., Buckley, N., Jayamanna, S., Kelly, P., Dibley, M., Dawson, A. (2012). Validity of referral hospitals for the toxicovigilance of acute poisoning in Sri Lanka. Bulletin of the World Health Organization, 90(6), 436-443A. [More Information]

2011

  • Shah, S., van der Sluijs, C., Lagleva, M., Pesle, A., Lim, K., Bittar, H., Dibley, M. (2011). A partnership for health: working with schools to promote healthy lifestyle. Australian Family Physician, 40(12), 1011-1013. [More Information]
  • Agho, K., Dibley, M., Odiase, J., Ogbonmwan, S. (2011). Determinants of exclusive breastfeeding in Nigeria. BMC Pregnancy and Childbirth, 11(2), 1-8. [More Information]
  • Huynh, D., Dibley, M., Sibbritt, D., Tran, H., Le, Q. (2011). Influence of contextual and individual level risk factors on adiposity in a preschool child cohort in Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam. International Journal of Pediatric Obesity, 6(2-2), e487-e500. [More Information]
  • Sebayang, S., Dibley, M., Kelly, P., Shankar, A., Shankar, A. (2011). Modifying effect of maternal nutritional status on the impact of maternal multiple micronutrient supplementation on birthweight in Indonesia. European Journal of Clinical Nutrition, 65(10), 1110-1117. [More Information]
  • Zeng, L., Yan, H., Cheng, Y., Dibley, M. (2011). Modifying effects of wealth on the response to nutrient supplementation in pregnancy on birth weight, duration of gestation and perinatal mortality in rural western China: double-blind cluster randomized controlled trial. International Journal of Epidemiology, 40(2), 350-362. [More Information]
  • O'Dea, J., Nguyen Hoang, D., Dibley, M. (2011). Plateau in obesity and overweight in a cross sectional study of low, middle and high socioeconomic status schoolchildren between 2004 and 2009. International Journal of Public Health, 56(6), 663-667. [More Information]
  • Li, M., Dibley, M., Yan, H. (2011). School environment factors were associated with BMI among adolescents in Xi'an City, China. BMC Public Health, 11, 792-pp 6. [More Information]
  • Cui, Z., Bauman, A., Dibley, M. (2011). Temporal trends and correlates of passive commuting to and from school in children from 9 provinces in China. Preventive Medicine, 52(6), 423-427. [More Information]
  • Cui, Z., Hardy, L., Dibley, M., Bauman, A. (2011). Temporal trends and recent correlates in sedentary behaviours in Chinese children. The International Journal of Behavioral Nutrition and Physical Activity, 8(August), Article 93-(8pp). [More Information]
  • Titaley, C., Dibley, M., Roberts, C. (2011). Utilization of Village Midwives and Other Trained Delivery Attendants for Home Deliveries in Indonesia: Results of Indonesia Demographic and Health Survey 2002/2003 and 2007. Maternal and Child Health Journal, 15(8), 1400-1415. [More Information]

2010

  • Dibley, M., Roy, S., Senarath, U., Patel, A., Tiwari, K., Agho, K., Mihrshahi, S. (2010). Across-country comparisons of selected infant and young child feeding indicators and associated factors in four South Asian countries. Food and Nutrition Bulletin, 31(2), 366-375. [More Information]
  • Nguyen, T., Tang, H., Kelly, P., Van Der Ploeg, H., Dibley, M. (2010). Association between physical activity and metabolic syndrome: a cross sectional survey in adolescents in Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam. BMC Public Health, 10(141), 1-9. [More Information]
  • Titaley, C., Dibley, M., Roberts, C., Agho, K. (2010). Combined iron/folic acid supplements and malaria prophylaxis reduce neonatal mortality in 19 sub-Saharan African countries. American Journal of Clinical Nutrition, 92(1), 235-243. [More Information]
  • Mihrshahi, S., Kabir, I., Roy, S., Agho, K., Senarath, U., Dibley, M. (2010). Determinants of infant and young child feeding practices in Bangladesh: Secondary data analysis of Demographic and Health Survey 2004. Food and Nutrition Bulletin, 31(2), 295-313.
  • Pandey, S., Tiwari, K., Senarath, U., Agho, K., Dibley, M. (2010). Determinants of infant and young child feeding practices in Nepal: Secondary data analysis of Demographic and Health Survey 2006. Food and Nutrition Bulletin, 31(2), 334-351.
  • Senarath, U., Dibley, M., Godakandage, S., Jayawickrama, H., Wickramasinghe, A., Agho, K. (2010). Determinants of infant and young child feeding practices in Sri Lanka: Secondary data analysis of Demographic and Health Survey 2000. Food and Nutrition Bulletin, 31(2), 352-365.
  • Dibley, M., Mihrshahi, S., Kabir, I., Roy, S. (2010). Determinants of infant and young child feeding practices in Bangladesh: secondary data analysis of Demographic and Health Survey 2004. Food and Nutrition Bulletin, 31(2), 295-313.
  • Li, M., Dibley, M., Sibbritt, D., Yan, H. (2010). Dietary Habits and Overweight/Obesity in Adolescents in Xi'an City, China. Asia Pacific Journal of Clinical Nutrition, 19(1), 76-82. [More Information]
  • Hong, T., Trang, N., Dibley, M., Sibbritt, D., Binh, P., Hanh, T. (2010). Factors Associated with Adolescent Overweight/Obesity in Ho Chi Minh City. International Journal of Pediatric Obesity, 5(5), 396-403. [More Information]
  • Senarath, U., Dibley, M., Agho, K. (2010). Factors Associated With Nonexclusive Breastfeeding in 5 East and Southeast Asian Countries: A Multilevel Analysis. Journal of Human Lactation, 26(3), 248-257. [More Information]
  • Titaley, C., Dibley, M., Roberts, C. (2010). Factors associated with underutilization of antenatal care services in Indonesia: results of Indonesia Demographic and Health Survey 2002/2003 and 2007. BMC Public Health, 10, 485-495. [More Information]
  • Dibley, M., Senarath, U., Agho, K. (2010). Infant and young child feeding indicators across nine East and Southeast Asian countries: an analysis of National Survey Data 2000-2005. Public Health Nutrition, 13(9), 1296-1303. [More Information]
  • Senarath, U., Dibley, M. (2010). Introduction: The South Asia Infant Feeding Research Network (SAIFRN). Food and Nutrition Bulletin, 31(2), 291-294.
  • Titaley, C., Dibley, M., Roberts, C., Hall, J., Agho, K. (2010). Iron and folic acid supplements and reduced early neonatal deaths in Indonesia. Bulletin of the World Health Organization, 88(7), 500-508. [More Information]
  • Trinh, T., Nguyen, N., Phongsavan, P., Dibley, M., Bauman, A. (2010). Metabolic Risk Profiles and Associated Risk Factors Among Vietnamese Adults in Ho Chi Minh City. Metabolic Syndrome and Related Disorders, 8(1), 55-64. [More Information]
  • Trang, N., Hong, T., Dibley, M. (2010). Overweight, obesity and associated factors among Vietnamese and South East Asian children and adolescents. In ODea J, Eriksen M (Eds.), Childhood Obesity Prevention: International Research, Controversies and Interventions, (pp. 132-143). Oxford: Oxford University Press.
  • O'Dea, J., Dibley, M. (2010). Overweight, obesity, gender, age, ethnicity, and school SES among Australian schoolchildren in studies from 2000 and 2006. In ODea J, Eriksen M (Eds.), Childhood Obesity Prevention: International Research, Controversies and Interventions, (pp. 95-103). Oxford: Oxford University Press.
  • Cui, Z., Dibley, M. (2010). Secular trends in childhood obesity and associated risk factors in China from 1992 to 2006. In ODea J, Eriksen M (Eds.), Childhood Obesity Prevention: International Research, Controversies and Interventions, (pp. 104-116). Oxford: Oxford University Press.
  • Cui, Z., Huxley, R., Wu, Y., Dibley, M. (2010). Temporal trends in overweight and obesity of children and adolescents from nine Provinces in China from 1991-2006. International Journal of Pediatric Obesity, 5(5), 365-374. [More Information]
  • Patel, A., Mamtani, M., Dibley, M., Badhoniya, N., Kulkarni, H. (2010). Therapeutic Value of Zinc Supplementation in Acute and Persistent Diarrhea: A Systematic Review. PLoS One, 5(4), e10386-1-e10386-10. [More Information]
  • Zhou, X., Dibley, M., Cheng, Y., Ouyang, X., Yan, H. (2010). Validity of Self-Reported Weight, Height and Resultant Body Mass Index in Chinese Adolescents and Factors Associated with Errors in Self-Reports. BMC Public Health, 10(190), 1-11. [More Information]
  • Titaley, C., Hunter, C., Dibley, M., Heywood, P. (2010). Why do some women still prefer traditional birth attendants and home delivery?: a qualitative study on delivery care services in West Java Province, Indonesia. BMC Pregnancy and Childbirth, 10, 43-1-43-14. [More Information]
  • Titaley, C., Hunter, C., Heywood, P., Dibley, M. (2010). Why don't some women attend antenatal and postnatal care services?: a qualitative study of community members' perspectives in Garut, Sukabumi and Ciamis districts of West Java Province, Indonesia. BMC Pregnancy and Childbirth, 10(61), 1-12. [More Information]

2009

  • Cheng, Y., Dibley, M., Zhang, X., Zeng, L., Yan, H. (2009). Assessment of dietary intake among pregnant women in a rural area of western China. BMC Public Health, 9(10.1186/1471-2458-9-222), 222 - 1-222 - 9.
  • Titaley, C., Dibley, M., Roberts, C. (2009). Factors associated with non-utilization of postnatal care services in Indonesia. Journal of Epidemiology and Community Health, 63(10), 827-831. [More Information]
  • Trang, N., Hong, T., Dibley, M., Sibbritt, D. (2009). Factors Associated with Physical Inactivity in Adolescents in Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam. Medicine and Science in Sports and Exercise, 41(7), 1374-1383.
  • Xu, L., Dibley, M., D'Este, C., Phillips, M., Porteous, J., Attia, J. (2009). Food groups and risk of forearm fractures in postmenopausal women in Chengdu, China. Climacteric, 12(3), 222-229.
  • O'Dea, J., Dibley, M. (2009). Obesity increase among low SES Australian schoolchildren between 2000 and 2006: Time for preventive interventions to target children from low income schools? International Journal of Public Health, 55(3), 185-192. [More Information]
  • Ramli, N., Agho, K., Inder, K., Bowe, S., Jacobs, J., Dibley, M. (2009). Prevalence and risk factors for stunting and severe stunting among under-fives in North Maluku province of Indonesia. BMC Pediatrics, 9, 64-1-64-10.
  • Trinh, O., Nguyen, N., Phongsavan, P., Dibley, M., Bauman, A. (2009). Prevalence and risk factors with overweight and obesity among Vietnamese adults: Caucasian and Asian cut-offs. Asia Pacific Journal of Clinical Nutrition, 18(2), 226-233. [More Information]
  • Watson, J., Collins, C., Sibbritt, D., Dibley, M., Garg, M. (2009). Reproducibility and comparative validity of a food frequency questionnaire for Australian children and adolescents. The International Journal of Behavioral Nutrition and Physical Activity, 6(10.1186/1479-5868-6-62), 1-17.
  • Trinh, T., Nguyen, N., Van Der Ploeg, H., Dibley, M., Bauman, A. (2009). Test-retest repeatability and relative validity of the Global Physical Activity Questionnaire in a developing country context. Journal of Physical Activity and Health, 6(suppl 1), S46-S53. [More Information]
  • Dieu, H., Dibley, M., Sibbritt, D., Hanh, T. (2009). Trends in overweight and obesity in pre-school children in urban areas of Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam, from 2002 to 2005. Public Health Nutrition, 12(5), 702-709.
  • Patel, A., Dibley, M., Mamtani, M., Badoniya, N., Kulkarni, H. (2009). Zinc and copper supplementation in acute diarrhea in children: a double-blind randomized controlled trial. BMC Medicine, 7, 22-1-22-12.

2008

  • Titaley, C., Dibley, M., Agho, K., Roberts, C., Hall, J. (2008). Determinants of neonatal mortality in Indonesia. BMC Public Health, 8(232), 1-15. [More Information]
  • Huynh, D., Dibley, M., Sibbritt, D., Tran, H. (2008). Energy and macronutrient intakes in preschool children in urban areas of Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam. BMC Pediatrics, 8(18 October), 44- 1-44- 9. [More Information]
  • Agho, K., Dibley, M., D'Este, C., Gibberd, R. (2008). Factors associated with haemoglobin concentration among Timor-Leste children aged 6-59 months. Journal of Health Population and Nutrition, 26(2), 200-209. [More Information]
  • Byrne, S., Wake, M., Blumberg, D., Dibley, M. (2008). Identifying priority areas for longitudinal research in childhood obesity: Delphi technique survey. International Journal of Pediatric Obesity, 3(2), 120-122. [More Information]
  • Zeng, L., Cheng, Y., Dang, S., Yan, H., Dibley, M., Chang, S., Kong, L. (2008). Impact of micronutrient supplementation during pregnancy on birth weight, duration of gestation, and perinatal mortality in rural western China: double blind cluster randomised controlled trial. BMJ: British Medical Journal, 337(7680), 1211-1215. [More Information]
  • Trinh, O., Nguyen, N., Dibley, M., Phongsavan, P., Bauman, A. (2008). The prevalence and correlates of physical inactivity among adults in Ho Chi Minh City. BMC Public Health, 8(204), 1-11. [More Information]
  • Cheng, Y., Yan, H., Dibley, M., Shen, Y., Li, Q., Zeng, L. (2008). Validity and reproducibility of a semi-quantitative food frequency questionnaire for use among pregnant women in rural China. Asia Pacific Journal of Clinical Nutrition, 17(1), 166-177. [More Information]

2007

  • Patel, A., Prabhu, A., Dibley, M., Kulkarni, L. (2007). A tool for rapid socioeconomic assessment. Indian Journal of Pediatrics, 74(4), 349-352. [More Information]
  • Trinh, L., Dibley, M., Byles, J. (2007). Antenatal care procedures and information reported by women in three rural areas of Vietnam. Southeast Asian Journal of Tropical Medicine and Public Health, 38(5), 927-935. [More Information]
  • Senarath, U., Dibley, M., Agho, K. (2007). Breast-feeding Performance Index: A composite index to describe overall breast-feeding performance among infants under 6 months of age. Public Health Nutrition, 10(10), 996-1004. [More Information]
  • Trinh, L., Dibley, M., Byles, J. (2007). Determinants of antenatal care utilization in three rural areas of Vietnam. Public Health Nursing, 24(4), 300-310. [More Information]
  • Li, M., Dibley, M., Sibbritt, D., Yan, H. (2007). Factors associated with adolescents' overweight and obesity at community, school and household levels in Xi'an City, China: results of hierarchical analysis. European Journal of Clinical Nutrition, Online Edition(62 (5)), 635-643. [More Information]
  • Tang, H., Dibley, M., Sibbritt, D., Tran, H. (2007). Gender and socio-economic differences in BMI of secondary high school students in Ho Chi Minh City. Asia Pacific Journal of Clinical Nutrition, 16(1), 74-83. [More Information]
  • Cuong, T., Dibley, M., Bowe, S., Hanh, T., Loan, T. (2007). Obesity in adults: an emerging problem in urban areas of Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam. European Journal of Clinical Nutrition, 61(5), 673-681. [More Information]
  • Hong, T., Dibley, M., Sibbritt, D., Binh, P., Trang, N., Hanh, T. (2007). Overweight and obesity are rapidly emerging among adolescents in Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam, 2002-2004. International Journal of Pediatric Obesity, 2(4), 194-201. [More Information]
  • Li, M., Dibley, M., Sibbritt, D., Zhou, X., Yan, H. (2007). Physical activity and sedentary behavior in adolescents in Xi'an City, China. Journal of Adolescent Health, 41(1), 99-101. [More Information]
  • Mihrshahi, S., Ichikawa, N., Shuaib, M., Oddy, W., Ampon, R., Dibley, M., Iqbal Kabir, A., Peat, J. (2007). Prevalence of exclusive breastfeeding in Bangladesh and its association with diarrhoea and acute respiratory infection: Results of the Multiple Indicator Cluster Survey. Journal of Health Population and Nutrition, 25(2), 195-204. [More Information]
  • Dieu, H., Dibley, M., Sibbritt, D., Hanh, T. (2007). Prevalence of overweight and obesity in preschool children and associated socio-demographic factors in Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam. International Journal of Pediatric Obesity, 2(1), 40-50. [More Information]
  • Thu, L., Dibley, M., Nho, V., Archibald, L., Jarvis, W., Sohn, A. (2007). Reduction in surgical site infections in neurosurgical patients associated with a bedside hand hygiene program in Vietnam. Infection Control and Hospital Epidemiology, 28(5), 583-588. [More Information]

2006

  • Li, M., Dibley, M., Sibbritt, D., Yan, H. (2006). An assessment of adolescent overweight and obesity in Xi’an City, Shaanxi Province, China. International Journal of Pediatric Obesity, 1(1), 50-58. [More Information]
  • Trinh, L., Dibley, M., Byles, J. (2006). Antenatal care adequacy in three provinces of Vietnam: Long an, Ben tre and Quang ngai. Public Health Reports, 121(4), 468-475. [More Information]
  • Senarath, U., Dibley, M., Agho, K. (2006). Breastfeeding practices and associated factors among children under 24 months of age in Timor-Leste. European Journal of Clinical Nutrition, 61(3), 387-397. [More Information]
  • Xu, L., Phillips, M., D'Este, C., Dibley, M., Porteous, J., Attia, J. (2006). Diet, activity, and other lifestyle risk factors for forearm fracture in postmenopausal women in China: a case-control study. Menopause, 13(1), 102-110. [More Information]
  • Li, M., Dibley, M., Sibbritt, D., Yan, H. (2006). Factors associated with physical inactivity in adolescents in Xi'an city, China. Medicine and Science in Sports and Exercise, 38(12), 2075-2085. [More Information]
  • Thu, L., Sohn, A., Tien, N., Mai, V., Nho, V., Hanh, T., Ewald, B., Dibley, M. (2006). Microbiology of surgical site infections and antimicrobial use in Vietnamese orthopedic and neurosurgery patients. Infection Control and Hospital Epidemiology, 27(8), 855-862. [More Information]
  • Li, M., Yan, H., Dibley, M., Chang, S., Sibbritt, D. (2006). Prevalence of overweight and obesity and its associated risk factors in students aged 11-17 in Xi'an in 2004. Zhongguo Yixue Kexueyuan Xuebao (Acta Academiae Medicinae Sinica), 28(2), 234-239. [More Information]

2005

  • Tuan, T., Dung, V., Neu, I., Dibley, M. (2005). Comparative quality of private and public health services in rural Vietnam. Health Policy and Planning, 20(5), 319-327. [More Information]
  • Thu, L., Dibley, M., Ewald, B., Tien, N., Lam, L. (2005). Incidence of surgical-site infections and their risk factors in Vietnamese orthopaedic patients. Journal of hospital infection, 60(4), 360-367. [More Information]

2004

  • Howteerakul, N., Higginbotham, N., Dibley, M. (2004). Antimicrobial use in children under five years with diarrhea in a central region province, Thailand. Southeast Asian Journal of Tropical Medicine and Public Health, 35(1), 181-187.
  • Hadi, H., Dibley, M., West Jr., K. (2004). Complex interactions with infection and diet may explain seasonal growth responses to vitamin A in preschool aged Indonesian children. European Journal of Clinical Nutrition, 58(7), 990-999.
  • Do, T., Dibley, M., D'Este, C. (2004). Receiver operating characteristic analysis of body mass index to detect increased risk of functional morbidity in Vietnamese rural adults. European Journal of Clinical Nutrition, 58(12), 1594-1603.
  • Xu, L., Dibley, M., D'Este, C. (2004). Reliability and validity of a food frequency questionnaire for Chinese postmenopausal women. Public Health Nutrition, 7(1), 91-98.

2003

  • Hong, T., Dibley, M., Tuan, T. (2003). Factors affecting utilization of health care services by mothers of children ill with diarrhea in rural Viet Nam. Southeast Asian Journal of Tropical Medicine and Public Health, 34(1), 187-198.
  • Howteerakul, N., Higginbotham, N., Freeman, S., Dibley, M. (2003). ORS is never enough: physician rationales for altering standard treatment guidelines when managing childhood diarrhoea in Thailand. Social Science and Medicine, 57(6), 1031-1044.

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