Associate Professor Vasikaran Naganathan

Associate Professor
Medicine, Concord Clinical School
Centre for Education and Research on Ageing (CRGH)

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Research interests

osteoporosis, falls in the elderly, evidence based medicine in the elderly

Current research students

Project title Research student
Establishing the feasibility for the prevention of Rampant Dental Decay associated with Dry Mouth to be prevented by early interventions by Residential Aged Care Facility (RACF) nurses using oral and salivary diagnostic tests to determine risk of Sal Alan Abraham DEUTSCH

Selected grants

2014

  • Study of the relationship of oral health and oral health service utilisation to the general health of older Australian men; Cumming R, Wright F, Hirani V, Naganathan V, Blyth F, Harford J; National Health and Medical Research Council (NHMRC)/Project Grants.

2013

  • A randomised controlled trial of deprescribing to optimise medical therapy for frail older people: the Opti-Med study; Hilmer S, Naganathan V, McLachlan A, Comans T, Etherton-Beer C, Potter K; National Health and Medical Research Council (NHMRC)/Project Grants.

2011

  • Preparing for SAFE Practice as an Intern; Walton M, Smith-Merry J, Watterson L, Dunn S, Edwards J, Lim K, Lin D, Naganathan V; Clinical Education & Training Institute/Research Support.

2010

  • Ageing, Nutrition and Geometric Framework; Cumming R, Simpson S, Le Couteur D, Blyth F, Naganathan V, Kendig H, Seibel M; National Health and Medical Research Council (NHMRC)/Project Grants.
  • The effects of testosterone and a nutritional supplement on hospital admissions in under-nourished, older people; Naganathan V, Cameron I; National Health and Medical Research Council (NHMRC)/Project Grants.

2009

  • Optimising pain management in frail older people; McLachlan A, Naganathan V, Le Couteur D, Hilmer S, Gibson S; National Health and Medical Research Council (NHMRC)/Project Grants.

2008

  • Sirtuins and the molecular epidemiology of frailty in older men; De Cabo R, Cumming R, Le Couteur D, Kennerson M, De Cabo R, Naganathan V, Sambrook P; National Health and Medical Research Council (NHMRC)/Project Grants.

2004

  • Dual Energy X-Ray (DEXA) densitometer hologic discovery W and software; Cumming R, Handelsman D, Seibel M, Sambrook P, Naganathan V, Mitchell P, Le Couteur D; National Health and Medical Research Council (NHMRC)/Equipment Grants.
  • Concord hormones and ageing in men project; Naganathan V, Le Couteur D, Cumming R, Handelsman D, Seibel M, Creasey H, Sambrook P, Waite L; National Health and Medical Research Council (NHMRC)/Project Grants.

Selected publications

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Book Chapters

  • Le Couteur, D., Kendig, H., Naganathan, V., McLachlan, A. (2010). The Ethics of Prescribing Medications to Older People. In Susan Koch, F. Michael Gloth, and Rhonda Nay (Eds.), Medication Management in Older Adults: A Concise Guide for Clinicians, (pp. 29-42). New York: Springer Science+Business Media.
  • Le Couteur, D., Naganathan, V., Cogger, V., Cumming, R., McLean, A. (2006). Pharmacotherapy in the elderly: clinical issues and perspectives. In Kohli K, Gupta M, Tejwani S. (Eds.), In Contemporary Perspectives on Clinical Pharmacotherapeutics, (pp. 709-722). New Dehli: Elsevier.

Journals

  • Lee, L., Heffeman, M., McDonnell, G., Short, S., Naganathan, V. (2016). A system dynamics modelling approach to studying the increasing prevalence of people with intellectual developmental disorders in New South Wales. Australian Health Review, Published online: 12 October 2015. [More Information]
  • Hirani, V., Blyth, F., Naganathan, V., Cumming, R., Le Couteur, D., Handelsman, D., Waite, L., Seibel, M. (2015). Active vitamin D (1,25 dihydroxyvitamin D) is associated with chronic pain in older Australian men: the Concord Health and Ageing in Men Project. Journals of Gerontology. Series A: Biological Sciences and Medical Sciences, 70(3), 387-395. [More Information]
  • Waern, R., Cumming, R., Blyth, F., Naganathan, V., Allman-Farinelli, M., Le Couteur, D., Simpson, S., Kendig, H., Hirani, V. (2015). Adequacy of nutritional intake among older men living in Sydney, Australia: Findings from the Concord Health and Ageing in Men Project (CHAMP). British Journal of Nutrition, 114(5), 812-821. [More Information]
  • Hirani, V., Naganathan, V., Blyth, F., Le Couteur, D., Kelly, P., Handelsman, D., Waite, L., Cumming, R. (2015). Cross-Sectional and Longitudinal Associations Between Anemia and Frailty in Older Australian Men: The Concord Health and Aging in Men Project. Journal of the American Medical Directors Association (JAMDA), 16(7), 614-620. [More Information]
  • Hirani, V., Cumming, R., Blyth, F., Naganathan, V., Le Couteur, D., Waite, L., Handelsman, D., Seibel, M. (2015). Cross-sectional and longitudinal associations between the active vitamin D metabolite (1,25 dihydroxyvitamin D) and haemoglobin levels in older Australian men: the Concord Health and Ageing in Men Project. Age, 37(1), 1-13. [More Information]
  • Gnjidic, D., Bennett, A., Le Couteur, D., Blyth, F., Cumming, R., Waite, L., Handelsman, D., Naganathan, V., Matthews, S., Hilmer, S. (2015). Ischemic heart disease, prescription of optimal medical therapy and geriatric syndromes in community-dwelling older men: A population-based study. International Journal of Cardiology, 192, 49-55. [More Information]
  • Hsu, B., Cumming, R., Waite, L., Blyth, F., Naganathan, V., Le Couteur, D., Seibel, M., Handelsman, D. (2015). Longitudinal Relationships between Reproductive Hormones and Cognitive Decline in Older Men: The Concord Health and Ageing in Men Project. Journal of Clinical Endocrinology and Metabolism, 100(6), 2223-2230. [More Information]
  • Gibney, J., Wright, F., Sharma, A., Naganathan, V. (2015). Nurses’ knowledge, attitudes, and current\ practice of daily oral hygiene care to patients on acute aged care wards in two Australian hospitals. Special Care in Dentistry, 35(6), 285-293. [More Information]
  • Piantadosi, C., Chapman, I., Naganathan, V., Hunter, P., Cameron, I., Naganathan, R. (2015). Recruiting older people at nutritional risk for clinical trials: what have we learned? BMC Research Notes, 8(1), 1-7. [More Information]
  • Rosilene, W., Cumming, R., Travison, T., Blyth, F., Naganathan, V., Allman-Farinelli, M., Hirani, V. (2015). Relative validity of a diet history questionnaire against a four-day weighed food record among older men in Australia: The Concord Health and Ageing in Men Project (CHAMP). The Journal of Nutrition, Health and Aging, 19(6), 603-610. [More Information]
  • Hsu, B., Cumming, R., Seibel, M., Naganathan, V., Blyth, F., Bleicher, K., Dave, A., Le Couteur, D., Waite, L., Handelsman, D. (2015). Reproductive Hormones and Longitudinal Change in Bone Mineral Density and Incident Fracture Risk in Older Men: The Concord Health and Aging in Men Project. Journal of Bone and Mineral Research, 30(9), 1701-1708. [More Information]
  • Hirani, V., Blyth, F., Naganathan, V., Le Couteur, D., Seibel, M., Waite, L., Handelsman, D., Cumming, R. (2015). Sarcopenia Is Associated With Incident Disability, Institutionalization, and Mortality in Community-Dwelling Older Men: The Concord Health and Ageing in Men Project. Journal of the American Medical Directors Association (JAMDA), 16(7), 607-613. [More Information]
  • Gnjidic, D., Naganathan, V., Freedman, S., Beer, C., McLachlan, A., Hilmer, S., Figtree, G. (2015). Statin therapy and cognition in older people: What is the evidence? Current Clinical Pharmacology, 10(3), 185-193.
  • Hsu, B., Cumming, R., Blyth, F., Naganathan, V., Le Couteur, D., Seibel, M., Waite, L., Handelsman, D. (2015). The Longitudinal Relationship of Sexual Function and Androgen Status in Older Men: The Concord Health and Ageing in Men Project. Journal of Clinical Endocrinology and Metabolism, 100(4), 1350-1358. [More Information]
  • Fransen, M., Su, S., Harmer, A., Blyth, F., Naganathan, V., Sambrook, P., Le Couteur, D., Cumming, R. (2014). A longitudinal study of knee pain in older men: Concord Health and Ageing in Men Project. Age and Ageing, 43(2), 206-212. [More Information]
  • Moutzouris, J., Chow, V., Yong, A., Chung, T., Naganathan, V., Kritharides, L., Ng, A. (2014). Acute Pulmonary Embolism in Individuals Aged 80 and Older. Journal of the American Geriatrics Society, 62(10), 2004-2006. [More Information]
  • Ilomaki, J., Gnjidic, D., Le Couteur, D., Bell, J., Blyth, F., Handelsman, D., Cumming, R., Seibel, M., Waite, L., Naganathan, V., Hilmer, S. (2014). Alcohol consumption and tobacco smoking among community-dwelling older Australian men: the Concord Health and Ageing in Men Project. Australasian Journal on Ageing, 33(3), 185-192. [More Information]
  • Hsu, B., Cumming, R., Naganathan, V., Blyth, F., Le Couteur, D., Seibel, M., Waite, L., Handelsman, D. (2014). Associations between circulating reproductive hormones and SHBG and prevalent and incident metabolic syndrome in community-dwelling older men: the Concord Health and Ageing in Men Project. Journal of Clinical Endocrinology and Metabolism, 99(12), E2686-E2691. [More Information]
  • Hirani, V., Cumming, R., Naganathan, V., Blyth, F., Le Couteur, D., Handelsman, D., Waite, L., Seibel, M. (2014). Associations Between Serum 25-Hydroxyvitamin D Concentrations and Multiple Health Conditions, Physical Performance Measures, Disability, and All-Cause Mortality: The Concord Health and Ageing in Men Project. Journal of the American Geriatrics Society, 62(3), 417-425. [More Information]
  • Hsu, B., Cumming, R., Blyth, F., Naganathan, V., Le Couteur, D., Seibel, M., Waite, L., Handelsman, D. (2014). Longitudinal and Cross-Sectional Relationships of Circulating Reproductive Hormone Levels to Self-Rated Health and Health-Related Quality of Life in Community-Dwelling Older Men. Journal of Clinical Endocrinology and Metabolism, 99(5), 1638-1647. [More Information]
  • Hsu, B., Cumming, R., Naganathan, V., Blyth, F., Le Couteur, D., Seibel, M., Waite, L., Handelsman, D. (2014). Longitudinal relationships of circulating reproductive hormone with functional disability, muscle mass and strength in community-dwelling older men: The Concord Health and Ageing in Men Project. Journal of Clinical Endocrinology and Metabolism, 99(9), 3310-3318. [More Information]
  • Hirani, V., Cumming, R., Le Couteur, D., Naganathan, V., Blyth, F., Handelsman, D., Waite, L., Seibel, M. (2014). Low Levels of 25-Hydroxy Vitamin D and Active 1,25-Dihydroxyvitamin D Independently Associated with Type 2 Diabetes Mellitus in Older Australian Men: The Concord Health and Ageing in Men Project. Journal of the American Geriatrics Society, 62(9), 1741-1747. [More Information]
  • Hirani, V., Naganathan, V., Blyth, F., Le Couteur, D., Gnjidic, D., Stanaway, F., Seibel, M., Waite, L., Handelsman, D., Cumming, R. (2014). Multiple, but not traditional risk factors predict mortality in older people: the concord health and ageing in men project. Age, 36(6), 1-15. [More Information]
  • Gnjidic, D., Blyth, F., Le Couteur, D., Cumming, R., McLachlan, A., Handelsman, D., Seibel, M., Waite, L., Naganathan, V. (2014). Nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory drugs (NSAIDs) in older people: Prescribing patterns according to pain prevalence and adherence to clinical guidelines. Pain, 155(9), 1814-1820. [More Information]
  • Fairhall, N., Sherrington, C., Cameron, I., Blyth, F., Naganathan, V., Clemson, L., Le Couteur, D., Handelsman, D., Waite, L., Cumming, R. (2014). Predicting participation restriction in community-dwelling older men: the Concord Health and Ageing in Men Project. Age and Ageing, 43(1), 31-37. [More Information]
  • Gnjidic, D., Le Couteur, D., Hilmer, S., Cumming, R., Blyth, F., Naganathan, V., Waite, L., Handelsman, D., Bell, J. (2014). Sedative load and functional outcomes in community-dwelling older Australian men: the CHAMP study. Fundamental and Clinical Pharmacology, 28(1), 10-19. [More Information]
  • Merom, D., Stanaway, F., Handelsman, D., Waite, L., Seibel, M., Blyth, F., Naganathan, V., Cumming, R. (2014). Swimming and other sporting activities and the rate of falls in older men: longitudinal findings from the Concord Health and Ageing in Men Project. American Journal of Epidemiology, 180(8), 830-837. [More Information]
  • Nair-Shalliker, V., Smith, D., Clements, M., Naganathan, V., Litchfield, M., Waite, L., Handelsman, D., Seibel, M., Cumming, R., Armstrong, B. (2014). The relationship between solar UV exposure, serum vitamin D levels and serum prostate-specific antigen levels, in men from New South Wales, Australia: the CHAMP study. World Journal of Urology, 32(5), 1251-1257. [More Information]
  • Bleicher, K., Cumming, R., Naganathan, V., Blyth, F., Le Couteur, D., Handelsman, D., Waite, L., Seibel, M. (2014). U-Shaped Association Between Serum 25-Hydroxyvitamin D and Fracture Risk in Older Men: Results from the Prospective Population Based CHAMP Study. Journal of Bone and Mineral Research, 29(9), 2024-2031. [More Information]
  • Hirani, V., Naganathan, V., Cumming, R., Blyth, F., Le Couteur, D., Handelsman, D., Waite, L., Seibel, M. (2013). Associations Between Frailty and Serum 25-Hydroxyvitamin D and 1,25-Dihydroxyvitamin D Concentrations in Older Australian Men: The Concord Health and Ageing in Men Project. Journals of Gerontology. Series A: Biological Sciences and Medical Sciences, 68(9), 1112-1121. [More Information]
  • Naganathan, V. (2013). Cardiovascular drugs in older people. Australian Prescriber, 36(6), 190-194.
  • Hairi, N., Cumming, R., Blyth, F., Naganathan, V. (2013). Chronic pain, impact of pain and pain severity with physical disability in older people-Is there a gender difference? Maturitas, 74(1), 68-73. [More Information]
  • Parkinson, L., Richardson, K., Sims, J., Wells, Y., Naganathan, V., Brooke, E., Lindley, R. (2013). Identifying seminal papers in the Australasian Journal on Ageing 1982-2011: A Delphi consensus approach. Australasian Journal on Ageing, 32(SUPPL.2), 6-11. [More Information]
  • Best, O., Gnjidic, D., Hilmer, S., Naganathan, V., McLachlan, A. (2013). Investigating polypharmacy and drug burden index in hospitalised older people. Internal Medicine Journal, 43(8), 912-918. [More Information]
  • Bleicher, K., Cumming, R., Naganathan, V., Seibel, M., Blyth, F., Le Couteur, D., Handelsman, D., Creasey, H., Waite, L. (2013). Predictors of the rate of BMD loss in older men: findings from the CHAMP study. Osteoporosis International, 24(7), 1951-1963. [More Information]
  • Gnjidic, D., Le Couteur, D., Blyth, F., Travison, T., Rogers, K., Naganathan, V., Cumming, R., Waite, L., Seibel, M., Handelsman, D., McLachlan, A., Hilmer, S. (2013). Statin use and clinical outcomes in older men: a prospective population-based study. BMJ Open, 3(3), 1-10. [More Information]
  • Hirani, V., Cumming, R., Blyth, F., Naganathan, V., Le Couteur, D., Handelsman, D., Waite, L., Seibel, M. (2013). Vitamin D Status Among Older Community Dwelling Men Living In A Sunny Country And Associations With Lifestyle Factors: The Concord Health And Ageing In Men Project, Sydney, Australia. The Journal of Nutrition, Health and Aging, 17(7), 587-593. [More Information]
  • Venkateswaran, L., Butow, P., Jansen, J., Wilcken, N., WONG, M., Hui, R., Szonyi, G., Gebski, V., Naganathan, V., Horvath, L., Tattersall, M. (2012). Decision making in older patients with advanced cancer: Does doctor know best? Medical Journal of Australia, 196(1), 35-39. [More Information]
  • Gnjidic, D., Le Couteur, D., Naganathan, V., Cumming, R., Creasey, H., Waite, L., Sharma, A., Blyth, F., Hilmer, S. (2012). Effects of drug burden index on cognitive function in older men. Journal of Clinical Psychopharmacology, 32(2), 273-277. [More Information]
  • Gnjidic, D., Hilmer, S., Blyth, F., Naganathan, V., Cumming, R., Handelsman, D., McLachlan, A., Abernethy, D., Banks, E., Le Couteur, D. (2012). High-Risk Prescribing and Incidence of Frailty Among Older Community-Dwelling Men. Clinical Pharmacology & Therapeutics, 91(3), 521-528. [More Information]
  • Nguyen, T., Eisman, J., Center, J., Pocock, N., Jones, G., March, L., Clifton-Bligh, R., Naganathan, V., Seibel, M. (2012). In Memoriam: Philip Neil Sambrook. Osteoporosis International, 23(7), 1835-1836. [More Information]
  • Gnjidic, D., Stanaway, F., Cumming, R., Waite, L., Blyth, F., Naganathan, V., Handelsman, D., Le Couteur, D. (2012). Mild Cognitive Impairment Predicts Institutionalization among Older Men: A Population-Based Cohort Study. PloS One, 7(9), 1-8. [More Information]
  • Gnjidic, D., Hilmer, S., Blyth, F., Naganathan, V., Waite, L., Seibel, M., McLachlan, A., Cumming, R., Handelsman, D., Le Couteur, D. (2012). Polypharmacy cutoff and outcomes: five or more medicines were used to identify community-dwelling older men at risk of different adverse outcomes. Journal of Clinical Epidemiology, 65(9), 989-995. [More Information]
  • Litchfield, M., Cumming, R., Smith, D., Naganathan, V., Le Couteur, D., Waite, L., Blyth, F., Handelsman, D. (2012). Prostate-specific antigen levels in men aged 70 years and over: Findings from the CHAMP study. Medical Journal of Australia, 196(6), 395-398. [More Information]
  • Stanaway, F., Blyth, F., Cumming, R., Naganathan, V., Handelsman, D., Waite, L., Sambrook, P., Creasey, H., Seibel, M., Le Couteur, D. (2011). Back pain in older male Italian-born immigrants in Australia: The importance of socioeconomic factors. European Journal of Pain, 15(1), 70-76. [More Information]
  • Travison, T., Nguyen, A., Naganathan, V., Stanaway, F., Blyth, F., Cumming, R., Le Couteur, D., Sambrook, P., Handelsman, D. (2011). Changes in Reproductive Hormone Concentrations Predict the Prevalence and Progression of the Frailty Syndrome in Older Men: The Concord Health and Ageing in Men Project. Journal of Clinical Endocrinology and Metabolism, 96(8), 2464-2474. [More Information]
  • McLachlan, A., Bath, S., Naganathan, V., Hilmer, S., Le Couteur, D., Gibson, S., Blyth, F. (2011). Clinical pharmacology of analgesic medicines in older people: impact of frailty and cognitive impairment. British Journal of Clinical Pharmacology, 71(3), 351-364. [More Information]
  • Le Couteur, D., Benson, V., McMahon, A., Blyth, F., Handelsman, D., Seibel, M., Kennerson, M., Naganathan, V., Cumming, R., De Cabo, R. (2011). Determinants of Serum-Induced SIRT1 Expression in Older Men: The CHAMP Study. Journals of Gerontology. Series A: Biological Sciences and Medical Sciences, 66A(1), 3-8. [More Information]
  • Stanaway, F., Cumming, R., Naganathan, V., Blyth, F., Handelsman, D., Le Couteur, D., Waite, L., Creasey, H., Seibel, M., Sambrook, P. (2011). Ethnicity and falls in older men: low rate of falls in Italian-born men in Australia. Age and Ageing, 40, 595-601. [More Information]
  • Lee, L., Rianto, J., Raykar, V., Creasey, H., Waite, L., Berry, A., Xu, J., Chenoweth, B., Kavanagh, S., Naganathan, V. (2011). Health and Functional Status of Adults with Intellectual Disability Referred to the Specialist Health Care Setting: A Five-Year Experience. International Journal of Family Medicine, 2011, 312492-1-312492-9. [More Information]
  • Stanaway, F., Gnjidic, D., Blyth, F., Le Couteur, D., Naganathan, V., Waite, L., Seibel, M., Handelsman, D., Sambrook, P., Cumming, R. (2011). How fast does the Grim Reaper walk? Receiver operating characteristics curve analysis in healthy men aged 70 and over. BMJ: British Medical Journal, 343, d7679-1-d7679-4. [More Information]
  • Blyth, F., Cumming, R., Nicholas, M., Creasey, H., Handelsman, D., Le Couteur, D., Naganathan, V., Sambrook, P., Seibel, M., Waite, L. (2011). Intrusive Pain and Worry about Health in Older Men: The CHAMP Study. Pain, 152(2), 447-452. [More Information]
  • Nabipour, I., Sambrook, P., Blyth, F., Janu, M., Waite, L., Naganathan, V., Handelsman, D., Le Couteur, D., Cumming, R., Seibel, M. (2011). Serum Uric Acid Is Associated With Bone Health in Older Men: A Cross-Sectional Population-Based Study. Journal of Bone and Mineral Research, 26(5), 955-964. [More Information]
  • Nabipour, I., Cumming, R., Handelsman, D., Litchfield, M., Naganathan, V., Waite, L., Creasey, H., Janu, M., Le Couteur, D., Sambrook, P., Seibel, M. (2011). Socioeconomic status and bone health in community-dwelling older men: The CHAMP Study. Osteoporosis International, 22(5), 1343-1353. [More Information]
  • Stanaway, F., Kendig, H., Blyth, F., Cumming, R., Naganathan, V., Waite, L. (2011). Subjective Social Support in Older Male Italian-Born Immigrants in Australia. Journal of Cross-Cultural Gerontology, 26(2), 205-220. [More Information]
  • Piantadosi, C., Visvanathan, R., Naganathan, V., Hunter, P., Cameron, I., Lange, K., Karnon, J., Chapman, I. (2011). The effect of testosterone and a nutritional supplement on hospital admissions in undernourished, older people. BMC Geriatrics, 11, A66-1-A66-8. [More Information]
  • Bleicher, K., Cumming, R., Naganathan, V., Travison, T., Sambrook, P., Blyth, F., Handelsman, D., Le Couteur, D., Waite, L., Creasey, H., Seibel, M. (2011). The role of fat and lean mass in bone loss in older men: Findings from the CHAMP study. Bone, 49(6), 1299-1305. [More Information]
  • Stanaway, F., Cumming, R., Naganathan, V., Blyth, F., Creasey, H., Waite, L., Handelsman, D., Seibel, M. (2010). Depressive symptoms in older male Italian immigrants in Australia: the Concord Health and Ageing in Men Project. Medical Journal of Australia, 192(3), 158-162. [More Information]
  • Mitchell, S., Kirkpatrick, C., Le Couteur, D., Naganathan, V., Sambrook, P., Seibel, M., Blyth, F., Waite, L., Handelsman, D., Cumming, R., Hilmer, S. (2010). Estimation of lean body weight in older community-dwelling men. British Journal of Clinical Pharmacology, 69(2), 118-127. [More Information]
  • Rochat, S., Cumming, R., Blyth, F., Creasey, H., Handelsman, D., Le Couteur, D., Naganathan, V., Sambrook, P., Seibel, M., Waite, L. (2010). Frailty and use of health and community services by community-dwelling older men: the Concord Health and Ageing in Men Project. Age and Ageing, 39(2), 228-233. [More Information]
  • Bleicher, K., Cumming, R., Naganathan, V., Seibel, M., Sambrook, P., Blyth, F., Le Couteur, D., Handelsman, D., Creasey, H., Waite, L. (2010). Lifestyle factors, medications, and disease influence bone mineral density in older men: findings from the CHAMP study. Osteoporosis International, Online, 1-17. [More Information]
  • Hairi, N., Cumming, R., Naganathan, V., Handelsman, D., Le Couteur, D., Creasey, H., Waite, L., Seibel, M., Sambrook, P. (2010). Loss of Muscle Strength, Mass (Sarcopenia), and Quality (Specific Force) and Its Relationship with Functional Limitation and Physical Disability: The Concord Health and Ageing in Men Project. Journal of the American Geriatrics Society, 58(11), 2055-2062. [More Information]
  • Boyle, N., Naganathan, V., Cumming, R. (2010). Medication and falls: risk and optimization. Clinics in Geriatric Medicine, 26(4), 583-605. [More Information]
  • Hyde, S., Craig, P., Sefton, A., Ryan, G., Arnold, S., Naganathan, V. (2010). Perceptions of preparation for further training: how our medical schools prepare graduates and the perceived factors influencing access to training. Medical Journal of Australia, 193(5), 277-280. [More Information]
  • Hairi, N., Bulgiba, A., Cumming, R., Naganathan, V., Mudla, I. (2010). Prevalence and correlates of physical disability and functional limitation among community dwelling older people in rural Malaysia, a middle income country. BMC Public Health, 10(492), 1-13. [More Information]
  • Bleicher, K., Naganathan, V., Cumming, R., Seibel, M., Sambrook, P., Blyth, F., Le Couteur, D., Handelsman, D., Waite, L., Creasey, H. (2010). Prevalence and treatment of osteoporosis in older Australian men: findings from the CHAMP study. Medical Journal of Australia, 193(7), 387-391. [More Information]
  • Nabipour, I., Cumming, R., Handelsman, D., Litchfield, M., Naganathan, V., Waite, L., Creasey, H., Janu, M., Le Couteur, D., Sambrook, P., Seibel, M. (2010). Socioeconomic status and bone health in community-dwelling older men: the CHAMP Study. Osteoporosis International, 22(5), 1343-1353. [More Information]
  • Le Couteur, D., Blyth, F., Creasey, H., Handelsman, D., Naganathan, V., Sambrook, P., Seibel, M., Waite, L., Cumming, R. (2010). The Association of Alanine Transaminase With Aging, Frailty, and Mortality. Journals of Gerontology. Series A: Biological Sciences and Medical Sciences, 65(7), 712-717. [More Information]
  • Girgis, C., Naganathan, V., Lau, J., Swaraj, S. (2010). Unsafe glycaemic targets in older diabetic patients. Internal Medicine Journal, 40(7), 541-542. [More Information]
  • Kwong, P., Cumming, R., Chan, L., Seibel, M., Naganathan, V., Creasey, H., Le Couteur, D., Waite, L., Sambrook, P., Handelsman, D. (2010). Urinary incontinence and quality of life among older community-dwelling Australian men: the CHAMP study. Age and Ageing, 39(3), 349-354. [More Information]
  • Gnjidic, D., Cumming, R., Le Couteur, D., Handelsman, D., Naganathan, V., Abernethy, D., Hilmer, S. (2009). Drug Burden Index and physical function in older Australian men. British Journal of Clinical Pharmacology, 68(1), 97-105. [More Information]
  • Su, E., Naganathan, V., Fallah, H., Bajorek, B., McLachlan, A. (2008). Anticoagulation control in hospitalised patients on warfarin. Journal of Pharmacy Practice and Research, 38(4), 292-295.
  • Cumming, R., Sherrington, C., Lord, S., Simpson, J., Vogler, C., Cameron, I., Naganathan, V. (2008). Cluster randomised trial of a targeted multifactorial intervention to prevent falls among older people in hospital. BMJ: British Medical Journal, 336(7647), 758-760. [More Information]
  • Cumming, R., Handelsman, D., Seibel, M., Creasey, H., Sambrook, P., Waite, L., Naganathan, V., Le Couteur, D., Litchfield, M. (2008). Cohort profile: The Concord Health and Ageing in Men Project (CHAMP). International Journal of Epidemiology, 38(2), 374-378. [More Information]
  • Iyer, S., Naganathan, V., McLachlan, A., Le Couteur, D. (2008). Medication Withdrawal Trials in People Aged 65 Years and Older: A Systematic Review. Drugs and Aging, 25(12), 1021-1031. [More Information]
  • Blyth, F., Rochat, S., Cumming, R., Creasey, H., Handelsman, D., Le Couteur, D., Naganathan, V., Sambrook, P., Seibel, M., Waite, L. (2008). Pain, frailty and comorbidity on older men: The CHAMP study. Pain, 140(1), 224-230. [More Information]
  • Srinonprasert, V., Naganathan, V. (2008). Regression of lung mass associated with progression of neurological deficits. Internal Medicine Journal, 38(3), 220-1. [More Information]
  • Makovey, J., Naganathan, V., Seibel, M., Sambrook, P. (2007). Gender differences in plasma ghrelin and its relations to body composition and bone - an opposite-sex twin study. Clinical Endocrinology, 66(4), 530-537. [More Information]
  • Makovey, J., Nguyen, T., Naganathan, V., Wark, J., Sambrook, P. (2007). Genetic effects on bone loss in peri- and postmenopausal women: a longitudinal twin study. Journal of Bone and Mineral Research, 22(11), 1773-1780. [More Information]
  • Naganathan, V., MacGregor, A., Sambrook, P. (2007). The role of gene-environment interaction in determining bone mineral density in a twin population. Twin Research and Human Genetics, 10(1), 191-197. [More Information]
  • Le Couteur, D., Bailey, L., Naganathan, V. (2006). Beta-blockers and heart failure in older people. European heart journal, 27(7), 887-8; author reply 888-9. [More Information]
  • Graffen, M., Saligari, M., Le Couteur, D., Naganathan, V., McLean, A. (2005). Development of a mentorship programme for rural general practitioners by visiting specialist physicians. Rural and Remote Health, 5(2), 374-374. [More Information]
  • Makovey, J., Naganathan, V., Sambrook, P. (2005). Gender differences in relationships between body composition components, their distribution and bone mineral density: a cross sectional opposite sex twin study. Osteoporosis International, 16(12), 1495-1505. [More Information]
  • Cumming, R., Glasgow, N., Le Couteur, D., Naganathan, V., Hilmer, S. (2004). Prescribing In Older People. Australian Family Physician, 33(10), 777-781.
  • Seibel, M., Naganathan, V., Barton, I., Grauer, A. (2004). Relationship Between Pretreatment Bone Resorption And Vertebral Fracture Incidence In Postmenopausal Osteoporotic Women Treated With Risedronate. Journal of Bone and Mineral Research, 19(2), 323-329.
  • Naganathan, V., Sambrook, P. (2003). Gender differences in volumetric bone density: a study of opposite-sex twins. Osteoporosis International, 14(7), 564-569. [More Information]
  • Sambrook, P., Kotowicz, M., Nash, P., Styles, C., Naganathan, V., Henderson-Briffa, K., Eisman, J., Nicholson, G. (2003). Prevention and Treatment of Glucocorticoid-induced Osteoporosis: A comparison of Cacitriol, Vitamin D Plus Calcium, and Alendronate Plus Calcium. Journal of Bone and Mineral Research, 18(5), 919-924.
  • Hilmer, S., Naganathan, V., Le Couteur, D. (2003). Why do physicians choose to train in geriatric medicine? Australasian Journal on Ageing, 11(3), 160-162.
  • Naganathan, V., MacGregor, A., Snieder, H., Nguyen, T., Spector, T., Sambrook, P. (2002). Gender differences in the genetic factors responsible for variation in bone density and ultrasound. Journal of Bone and Mineral Research, , 725-733.
  • Naganathan, V., Zochling, J., March, L., Sambrook, P. (2002). Peak bone mass is increased in the hip of daughters of women with osteoarthritis. Bone, 30(1), 287-292.
  • Sambrook, P., Hunter, D., Naganathan, V., Mason, R., Robinson, B., Raj, A. (2001). Osteoporosis with low dose corticosteroids: contribution of underlying disease effects and discriminatory ability of ultrasound versus bone densitometry. Journal of Rheumatology, 28, 1063-1067.

Conferences

  • Sefton, A., Naganathan, V., Hyde, S., Arnold, S., Ryan, G., Craig, P. (2008). Access to further training: what are the important factors in meeting career goals? 13th Ottawa International Conference on Clinical Competence, Melbourne, Australia: University of Melbourne.
  • Sambrook, P., Makovey, J., Naganathan, V., Seibel, M. (2005). Gender differences in serum leptin and ghrelin: Relationship to body composition and bone mineral measures - A cross-sectional opposite sex twin study. 2nd Joint Meeting of the European Calcified Tissue Society and the International Bone and Mineral Society, New York: Elsevier Science.

2016

  • Lee, L., Heffeman, M., McDonnell, G., Short, S., Naganathan, V. (2016). A system dynamics modelling approach to studying the increasing prevalence of people with intellectual developmental disorders in New South Wales. Australian Health Review, Published online: 12 October 2015. [More Information]

2015

  • Hirani, V., Blyth, F., Naganathan, V., Cumming, R., Le Couteur, D., Handelsman, D., Waite, L., Seibel, M. (2015). Active vitamin D (1,25 dihydroxyvitamin D) is associated with chronic pain in older Australian men: the Concord Health and Ageing in Men Project. Journals of Gerontology. Series A: Biological Sciences and Medical Sciences, 70(3), 387-395. [More Information]
  • Waern, R., Cumming, R., Blyth, F., Naganathan, V., Allman-Farinelli, M., Le Couteur, D., Simpson, S., Kendig, H., Hirani, V. (2015). Adequacy of nutritional intake among older men living in Sydney, Australia: Findings from the Concord Health and Ageing in Men Project (CHAMP). British Journal of Nutrition, 114(5), 812-821. [More Information]
  • Hirani, V., Naganathan, V., Blyth, F., Le Couteur, D., Kelly, P., Handelsman, D., Waite, L., Cumming, R. (2015). Cross-Sectional and Longitudinal Associations Between Anemia and Frailty in Older Australian Men: The Concord Health and Aging in Men Project. Journal of the American Medical Directors Association (JAMDA), 16(7), 614-620. [More Information]
  • Hirani, V., Cumming, R., Blyth, F., Naganathan, V., Le Couteur, D., Waite, L., Handelsman, D., Seibel, M. (2015). Cross-sectional and longitudinal associations between the active vitamin D metabolite (1,25 dihydroxyvitamin D) and haemoglobin levels in older Australian men: the Concord Health and Ageing in Men Project. Age, 37(1), 1-13. [More Information]
  • Gnjidic, D., Bennett, A., Le Couteur, D., Blyth, F., Cumming, R., Waite, L., Handelsman, D., Naganathan, V., Matthews, S., Hilmer, S. (2015). Ischemic heart disease, prescription of optimal medical therapy and geriatric syndromes in community-dwelling older men: A population-based study. International Journal of Cardiology, 192, 49-55. [More Information]
  • Hsu, B., Cumming, R., Waite, L., Blyth, F., Naganathan, V., Le Couteur, D., Seibel, M., Handelsman, D. (2015). Longitudinal Relationships between Reproductive Hormones and Cognitive Decline in Older Men: The Concord Health and Ageing in Men Project. Journal of Clinical Endocrinology and Metabolism, 100(6), 2223-2230. [More Information]
  • Gibney, J., Wright, F., Sharma, A., Naganathan, V. (2015). Nurses’ knowledge, attitudes, and current\ practice of daily oral hygiene care to patients on acute aged care wards in two Australian hospitals. Special Care in Dentistry, 35(6), 285-293. [More Information]
  • Piantadosi, C., Chapman, I., Naganathan, V., Hunter, P., Cameron, I., Naganathan, R. (2015). Recruiting older people at nutritional risk for clinical trials: what have we learned? BMC Research Notes, 8(1), 1-7. [More Information]
  • Rosilene, W., Cumming, R., Travison, T., Blyth, F., Naganathan, V., Allman-Farinelli, M., Hirani, V. (2015). Relative validity of a diet history questionnaire against a four-day weighed food record among older men in Australia: The Concord Health and Ageing in Men Project (CHAMP). The Journal of Nutrition, Health and Aging, 19(6), 603-610. [More Information]
  • Hsu, B., Cumming, R., Seibel, M., Naganathan, V., Blyth, F., Bleicher, K., Dave, A., Le Couteur, D., Waite, L., Handelsman, D. (2015). Reproductive Hormones and Longitudinal Change in Bone Mineral Density and Incident Fracture Risk in Older Men: The Concord Health and Aging in Men Project. Journal of Bone and Mineral Research, 30(9), 1701-1708. [More Information]
  • Hirani, V., Blyth, F., Naganathan, V., Le Couteur, D., Seibel, M., Waite, L., Handelsman, D., Cumming, R. (2015). Sarcopenia Is Associated With Incident Disability, Institutionalization, and Mortality in Community-Dwelling Older Men: The Concord Health and Ageing in Men Project. Journal of the American Medical Directors Association (JAMDA), 16(7), 607-613. [More Information]
  • Gnjidic, D., Naganathan, V., Freedman, S., Beer, C., McLachlan, A., Hilmer, S., Figtree, G. (2015). Statin therapy and cognition in older people: What is the evidence? Current Clinical Pharmacology, 10(3), 185-193.
  • Hsu, B., Cumming, R., Blyth, F., Naganathan, V., Le Couteur, D., Seibel, M., Waite, L., Handelsman, D. (2015). The Longitudinal Relationship of Sexual Function and Androgen Status in Older Men: The Concord Health and Ageing in Men Project. Journal of Clinical Endocrinology and Metabolism, 100(4), 1350-1358. [More Information]

2014

  • Fransen, M., Su, S., Harmer, A., Blyth, F., Naganathan, V., Sambrook, P., Le Couteur, D., Cumming, R. (2014). A longitudinal study of knee pain in older men: Concord Health and Ageing in Men Project. Age and Ageing, 43(2), 206-212. [More Information]
  • Moutzouris, J., Chow, V., Yong, A., Chung, T., Naganathan, V., Kritharides, L., Ng, A. (2014). Acute Pulmonary Embolism in Individuals Aged 80 and Older. Journal of the American Geriatrics Society, 62(10), 2004-2006. [More Information]
  • Ilomaki, J., Gnjidic, D., Le Couteur, D., Bell, J., Blyth, F., Handelsman, D., Cumming, R., Seibel, M., Waite, L., Naganathan, V., Hilmer, S. (2014). Alcohol consumption and tobacco smoking among community-dwelling older Australian men: the Concord Health and Ageing in Men Project. Australasian Journal on Ageing, 33(3), 185-192. [More Information]
  • Hsu, B., Cumming, R., Naganathan, V., Blyth, F., Le Couteur, D., Seibel, M., Waite, L., Handelsman, D. (2014). Associations between circulating reproductive hormones and SHBG and prevalent and incident metabolic syndrome in community-dwelling older men: the Concord Health and Ageing in Men Project. Journal of Clinical Endocrinology and Metabolism, 99(12), E2686-E2691. [More Information]
  • Hirani, V., Cumming, R., Naganathan, V., Blyth, F., Le Couteur, D., Handelsman, D., Waite, L., Seibel, M. (2014). Associations Between Serum 25-Hydroxyvitamin D Concentrations and Multiple Health Conditions, Physical Performance Measures, Disability, and All-Cause Mortality: The Concord Health and Ageing in Men Project. Journal of the American Geriatrics Society, 62(3), 417-425. [More Information]
  • Hsu, B., Cumming, R., Blyth, F., Naganathan, V., Le Couteur, D., Seibel, M., Waite, L., Handelsman, D. (2014). Longitudinal and Cross-Sectional Relationships of Circulating Reproductive Hormone Levels to Self-Rated Health and Health-Related Quality of Life in Community-Dwelling Older Men. Journal of Clinical Endocrinology and Metabolism, 99(5), 1638-1647. [More Information]
  • Hsu, B., Cumming, R., Naganathan, V., Blyth, F., Le Couteur, D., Seibel, M., Waite, L., Handelsman, D. (2014). Longitudinal relationships of circulating reproductive hormone with functional disability, muscle mass and strength in community-dwelling older men: The Concord Health and Ageing in Men Project. Journal of Clinical Endocrinology and Metabolism, 99(9), 3310-3318. [More Information]
  • Hirani, V., Cumming, R., Le Couteur, D., Naganathan, V., Blyth, F., Handelsman, D., Waite, L., Seibel, M. (2014). Low Levels of 25-Hydroxy Vitamin D and Active 1,25-Dihydroxyvitamin D Independently Associated with Type 2 Diabetes Mellitus in Older Australian Men: The Concord Health and Ageing in Men Project. Journal of the American Geriatrics Society, 62(9), 1741-1747. [More Information]
  • Hirani, V., Naganathan, V., Blyth, F., Le Couteur, D., Gnjidic, D., Stanaway, F., Seibel, M., Waite, L., Handelsman, D., Cumming, R. (2014). Multiple, but not traditional risk factors predict mortality in older people: the concord health and ageing in men project. Age, 36(6), 1-15. [More Information]
  • Gnjidic, D., Blyth, F., Le Couteur, D., Cumming, R., McLachlan, A., Handelsman, D., Seibel, M., Waite, L., Naganathan, V. (2014). Nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory drugs (NSAIDs) in older people: Prescribing patterns according to pain prevalence and adherence to clinical guidelines. Pain, 155(9), 1814-1820. [More Information]
  • Fairhall, N., Sherrington, C., Cameron, I., Blyth, F., Naganathan, V., Clemson, L., Le Couteur, D., Handelsman, D., Waite, L., Cumming, R. (2014). Predicting participation restriction in community-dwelling older men: the Concord Health and Ageing in Men Project. Age and Ageing, 43(1), 31-37. [More Information]
  • Gnjidic, D., Le Couteur, D., Hilmer, S., Cumming, R., Blyth, F., Naganathan, V., Waite, L., Handelsman, D., Bell, J. (2014). Sedative load and functional outcomes in community-dwelling older Australian men: the CHAMP study. Fundamental and Clinical Pharmacology, 28(1), 10-19. [More Information]
  • Merom, D., Stanaway, F., Handelsman, D., Waite, L., Seibel, M., Blyth, F., Naganathan, V., Cumming, R. (2014). Swimming and other sporting activities and the rate of falls in older men: longitudinal findings from the Concord Health and Ageing in Men Project. American Journal of Epidemiology, 180(8), 830-837. [More Information]
  • Nair-Shalliker, V., Smith, D., Clements, M., Naganathan, V., Litchfield, M., Waite, L., Handelsman, D., Seibel, M., Cumming, R., Armstrong, B. (2014). The relationship between solar UV exposure, serum vitamin D levels and serum prostate-specific antigen levels, in men from New South Wales, Australia: the CHAMP study. World Journal of Urology, 32(5), 1251-1257. [More Information]
  • Bleicher, K., Cumming, R., Naganathan, V., Blyth, F., Le Couteur, D., Handelsman, D., Waite, L., Seibel, M. (2014). U-Shaped Association Between Serum 25-Hydroxyvitamin D and Fracture Risk in Older Men: Results from the Prospective Population Based CHAMP Study. Journal of Bone and Mineral Research, 29(9), 2024-2031. [More Information]

2013

  • Hirani, V., Naganathan, V., Cumming, R., Blyth, F., Le Couteur, D., Handelsman, D., Waite, L., Seibel, M. (2013). Associations Between Frailty and Serum 25-Hydroxyvitamin D and 1,25-Dihydroxyvitamin D Concentrations in Older Australian Men: The Concord Health and Ageing in Men Project. Journals of Gerontology. Series A: Biological Sciences and Medical Sciences, 68(9), 1112-1121. [More Information]
  • Naganathan, V. (2013). Cardiovascular drugs in older people. Australian Prescriber, 36(6), 190-194.
  • Hairi, N., Cumming, R., Blyth, F., Naganathan, V. (2013). Chronic pain, impact of pain and pain severity with physical disability in older people-Is there a gender difference? Maturitas, 74(1), 68-73. [More Information]
  • Parkinson, L., Richardson, K., Sims, J., Wells, Y., Naganathan, V., Brooke, E., Lindley, R. (2013). Identifying seminal papers in the Australasian Journal on Ageing 1982-2011: A Delphi consensus approach. Australasian Journal on Ageing, 32(SUPPL.2), 6-11. [More Information]
  • Best, O., Gnjidic, D., Hilmer, S., Naganathan, V., McLachlan, A. (2013). Investigating polypharmacy and drug burden index in hospitalised older people. Internal Medicine Journal, 43(8), 912-918. [More Information]
  • Bleicher, K., Cumming, R., Naganathan, V., Seibel, M., Blyth, F., Le Couteur, D., Handelsman, D., Creasey, H., Waite, L. (2013). Predictors of the rate of BMD loss in older men: findings from the CHAMP study. Osteoporosis International, 24(7), 1951-1963. [More Information]
  • Gnjidic, D., Le Couteur, D., Blyth, F., Travison, T., Rogers, K., Naganathan, V., Cumming, R., Waite, L., Seibel, M., Handelsman, D., McLachlan, A., Hilmer, S. (2013). Statin use and clinical outcomes in older men: a prospective population-based study. BMJ Open, 3(3), 1-10. [More Information]
  • Hirani, V., Cumming, R., Blyth, F., Naganathan, V., Le Couteur, D., Handelsman, D., Waite, L., Seibel, M. (2013). Vitamin D Status Among Older Community Dwelling Men Living In A Sunny Country And Associations With Lifestyle Factors: The Concord Health And Ageing In Men Project, Sydney, Australia. The Journal of Nutrition, Health and Aging, 17(7), 587-593. [More Information]

2012

  • Venkateswaran, L., Butow, P., Jansen, J., Wilcken, N., WONG, M., Hui, R., Szonyi, G., Gebski, V., Naganathan, V., Horvath, L., Tattersall, M. (2012). Decision making in older patients with advanced cancer: Does doctor know best? Medical Journal of Australia, 196(1), 35-39. [More Information]
  • Gnjidic, D., Le Couteur, D., Naganathan, V., Cumming, R., Creasey, H., Waite, L., Sharma, A., Blyth, F., Hilmer, S. (2012). Effects of drug burden index on cognitive function in older men. Journal of Clinical Psychopharmacology, 32(2), 273-277. [More Information]
  • Gnjidic, D., Hilmer, S., Blyth, F., Naganathan, V., Cumming, R., Handelsman, D., McLachlan, A., Abernethy, D., Banks, E., Le Couteur, D. (2012). High-Risk Prescribing and Incidence of Frailty Among Older Community-Dwelling Men. Clinical Pharmacology & Therapeutics, 91(3), 521-528. [More Information]
  • Nguyen, T., Eisman, J., Center, J., Pocock, N., Jones, G., March, L., Clifton-Bligh, R., Naganathan, V., Seibel, M. (2012). In Memoriam: Philip Neil Sambrook. Osteoporosis International, 23(7), 1835-1836. [More Information]
  • Gnjidic, D., Stanaway, F., Cumming, R., Waite, L., Blyth, F., Naganathan, V., Handelsman, D., Le Couteur, D. (2012). Mild Cognitive Impairment Predicts Institutionalization among Older Men: A Population-Based Cohort Study. PloS One, 7(9), 1-8. [More Information]
  • Gnjidic, D., Hilmer, S., Blyth, F., Naganathan, V., Waite, L., Seibel, M., McLachlan, A., Cumming, R., Handelsman, D., Le Couteur, D. (2012). Polypharmacy cutoff and outcomes: five or more medicines were used to identify community-dwelling older men at risk of different adverse outcomes. Journal of Clinical Epidemiology, 65(9), 989-995. [More Information]
  • Litchfield, M., Cumming, R., Smith, D., Naganathan, V., Le Couteur, D., Waite, L., Blyth, F., Handelsman, D. (2012). Prostate-specific antigen levels in men aged 70 years and over: Findings from the CHAMP study. Medical Journal of Australia, 196(6), 395-398. [More Information]

2011

  • Stanaway, F., Blyth, F., Cumming, R., Naganathan, V., Handelsman, D., Waite, L., Sambrook, P., Creasey, H., Seibel, M., Le Couteur, D. (2011). Back pain in older male Italian-born immigrants in Australia: The importance of socioeconomic factors. European Journal of Pain, 15(1), 70-76. [More Information]
  • Travison, T., Nguyen, A., Naganathan, V., Stanaway, F., Blyth, F., Cumming, R., Le Couteur, D., Sambrook, P., Handelsman, D. (2011). Changes in Reproductive Hormone Concentrations Predict the Prevalence and Progression of the Frailty Syndrome in Older Men: The Concord Health and Ageing in Men Project. Journal of Clinical Endocrinology and Metabolism, 96(8), 2464-2474. [More Information]
  • McLachlan, A., Bath, S., Naganathan, V., Hilmer, S., Le Couteur, D., Gibson, S., Blyth, F. (2011). Clinical pharmacology of analgesic medicines in older people: impact of frailty and cognitive impairment. British Journal of Clinical Pharmacology, 71(3), 351-364. [More Information]
  • Le Couteur, D., Benson, V., McMahon, A., Blyth, F., Handelsman, D., Seibel, M., Kennerson, M., Naganathan, V., Cumming, R., De Cabo, R. (2011). Determinants of Serum-Induced SIRT1 Expression in Older Men: The CHAMP Study. Journals of Gerontology. Series A: Biological Sciences and Medical Sciences, 66A(1), 3-8. [More Information]
  • Stanaway, F., Cumming, R., Naganathan, V., Blyth, F., Handelsman, D., Le Couteur, D., Waite, L., Creasey, H., Seibel, M., Sambrook, P. (2011). Ethnicity and falls in older men: low rate of falls in Italian-born men in Australia. Age and Ageing, 40, 595-601. [More Information]
  • Lee, L., Rianto, J., Raykar, V., Creasey, H., Waite, L., Berry, A., Xu, J., Chenoweth, B., Kavanagh, S., Naganathan, V. (2011). Health and Functional Status of Adults with Intellectual Disability Referred to the Specialist Health Care Setting: A Five-Year Experience. International Journal of Family Medicine, 2011, 312492-1-312492-9. [More Information]
  • Stanaway, F., Gnjidic, D., Blyth, F., Le Couteur, D., Naganathan, V., Waite, L., Seibel, M., Handelsman, D., Sambrook, P., Cumming, R. (2011). How fast does the Grim Reaper walk? Receiver operating characteristics curve analysis in healthy men aged 70 and over. BMJ: British Medical Journal, 343, d7679-1-d7679-4. [More Information]
  • Blyth, F., Cumming, R., Nicholas, M., Creasey, H., Handelsman, D., Le Couteur, D., Naganathan, V., Sambrook, P., Seibel, M., Waite, L. (2011). Intrusive Pain and Worry about Health in Older Men: The CHAMP Study. Pain, 152(2), 447-452. [More Information]
  • Nabipour, I., Sambrook, P., Blyth, F., Janu, M., Waite, L., Naganathan, V., Handelsman, D., Le Couteur, D., Cumming, R., Seibel, M. (2011). Serum Uric Acid Is Associated With Bone Health in Older Men: A Cross-Sectional Population-Based Study. Journal of Bone and Mineral Research, 26(5), 955-964. [More Information]
  • Nabipour, I., Cumming, R., Handelsman, D., Litchfield, M., Naganathan, V., Waite, L., Creasey, H., Janu, M., Le Couteur, D., Sambrook, P., Seibel, M. (2011). Socioeconomic status and bone health in community-dwelling older men: The CHAMP Study. Osteoporosis International, 22(5), 1343-1353. [More Information]
  • Stanaway, F., Kendig, H., Blyth, F., Cumming, R., Naganathan, V., Waite, L. (2011). Subjective Social Support in Older Male Italian-Born Immigrants in Australia. Journal of Cross-Cultural Gerontology, 26(2), 205-220. [More Information]
  • Piantadosi, C., Visvanathan, R., Naganathan, V., Hunter, P., Cameron, I., Lange, K., Karnon, J., Chapman, I. (2011). The effect of testosterone and a nutritional supplement on hospital admissions in undernourished, older people. BMC Geriatrics, 11, A66-1-A66-8. [More Information]
  • Bleicher, K., Cumming, R., Naganathan, V., Travison, T., Sambrook, P., Blyth, F., Handelsman, D., Le Couteur, D., Waite, L., Creasey, H., Seibel, M. (2011). The role of fat and lean mass in bone loss in older men: Findings from the CHAMP study. Bone, 49(6), 1299-1305. [More Information]

2010

  • Stanaway, F., Cumming, R., Naganathan, V., Blyth, F., Creasey, H., Waite, L., Handelsman, D., Seibel, M. (2010). Depressive symptoms in older male Italian immigrants in Australia: the Concord Health and Ageing in Men Project. Medical Journal of Australia, 192(3), 158-162. [More Information]
  • Mitchell, S., Kirkpatrick, C., Le Couteur, D., Naganathan, V., Sambrook, P., Seibel, M., Blyth, F., Waite, L., Handelsman, D., Cumming, R., Hilmer, S. (2010). Estimation of lean body weight in older community-dwelling men. British Journal of Clinical Pharmacology, 69(2), 118-127. [More Information]
  • Rochat, S., Cumming, R., Blyth, F., Creasey, H., Handelsman, D., Le Couteur, D., Naganathan, V., Sambrook, P., Seibel, M., Waite, L. (2010). Frailty and use of health and community services by community-dwelling older men: the Concord Health and Ageing in Men Project. Age and Ageing, 39(2), 228-233. [More Information]
  • Bleicher, K., Cumming, R., Naganathan, V., Seibel, M., Sambrook, P., Blyth, F., Le Couteur, D., Handelsman, D., Creasey, H., Waite, L. (2010). Lifestyle factors, medications, and disease influence bone mineral density in older men: findings from the CHAMP study. Osteoporosis International, Online, 1-17. [More Information]
  • Hairi, N., Cumming, R., Naganathan, V., Handelsman, D., Le Couteur, D., Creasey, H., Waite, L., Seibel, M., Sambrook, P. (2010). Loss of Muscle Strength, Mass (Sarcopenia), and Quality (Specific Force) and Its Relationship with Functional Limitation and Physical Disability: The Concord Health and Ageing in Men Project. Journal of the American Geriatrics Society, 58(11), 2055-2062. [More Information]
  • Boyle, N., Naganathan, V., Cumming, R. (2010). Medication and falls: risk and optimization. Clinics in Geriatric Medicine, 26(4), 583-605. [More Information]
  • Hyde, S., Craig, P., Sefton, A., Ryan, G., Arnold, S., Naganathan, V. (2010). Perceptions of preparation for further training: how our medical schools prepare graduates and the perceived factors influencing access to training. Medical Journal of Australia, 193(5), 277-280. [More Information]
  • Hairi, N., Bulgiba, A., Cumming, R., Naganathan, V., Mudla, I. (2010). Prevalence and correlates of physical disability and functional limitation among community dwelling older people in rural Malaysia, a middle income country. BMC Public Health, 10(492), 1-13. [More Information]
  • Bleicher, K., Naganathan, V., Cumming, R., Seibel, M., Sambrook, P., Blyth, F., Le Couteur, D., Handelsman, D., Waite, L., Creasey, H. (2010). Prevalence and treatment of osteoporosis in older Australian men: findings from the CHAMP study. Medical Journal of Australia, 193(7), 387-391. [More Information]
  • Nabipour, I., Cumming, R., Handelsman, D., Litchfield, M., Naganathan, V., Waite, L., Creasey, H., Janu, M., Le Couteur, D., Sambrook, P., Seibel, M. (2010). Socioeconomic status and bone health in community-dwelling older men: the CHAMP Study. Osteoporosis International, 22(5), 1343-1353. [More Information]
  • Le Couteur, D., Blyth, F., Creasey, H., Handelsman, D., Naganathan, V., Sambrook, P., Seibel, M., Waite, L., Cumming, R. (2010). The Association of Alanine Transaminase With Aging, Frailty, and Mortality. Journals of Gerontology. Series A: Biological Sciences and Medical Sciences, 65(7), 712-717. [More Information]
  • Le Couteur, D., Kendig, H., Naganathan, V., McLachlan, A. (2010). The Ethics of Prescribing Medications to Older People. In Susan Koch, F. Michael Gloth, and Rhonda Nay (Eds.), Medication Management in Older Adults: A Concise Guide for Clinicians, (pp. 29-42). New York: Springer Science+Business Media.
  • Girgis, C., Naganathan, V., Lau, J., Swaraj, S. (2010). Unsafe glycaemic targets in older diabetic patients. Internal Medicine Journal, 40(7), 541-542. [More Information]
  • Kwong, P., Cumming, R., Chan, L., Seibel, M., Naganathan, V., Creasey, H., Le Couteur, D., Waite, L., Sambrook, P., Handelsman, D. (2010). Urinary incontinence and quality of life among older community-dwelling Australian men: the CHAMP study. Age and Ageing, 39(3), 349-354. [More Information]

2009

  • Gnjidic, D., Cumming, R., Le Couteur, D., Handelsman, D., Naganathan, V., Abernethy, D., Hilmer, S. (2009). Drug Burden Index and physical function in older Australian men. British Journal of Clinical Pharmacology, 68(1), 97-105. [More Information]

2008

  • Sefton, A., Naganathan, V., Hyde, S., Arnold, S., Ryan, G., Craig, P. (2008). Access to further training: what are the important factors in meeting career goals? 13th Ottawa International Conference on Clinical Competence, Melbourne, Australia: University of Melbourne.
  • Su, E., Naganathan, V., Fallah, H., Bajorek, B., McLachlan, A. (2008). Anticoagulation control in hospitalised patients on warfarin. Journal of Pharmacy Practice and Research, 38(4), 292-295.
  • Cumming, R., Sherrington, C., Lord, S., Simpson, J., Vogler, C., Cameron, I., Naganathan, V. (2008). Cluster randomised trial of a targeted multifactorial intervention to prevent falls among older people in hospital. BMJ: British Medical Journal, 336(7647), 758-760. [More Information]
  • Cumming, R., Handelsman, D., Seibel, M., Creasey, H., Sambrook, P., Waite, L., Naganathan, V., Le Couteur, D., Litchfield, M. (2008). Cohort profile: The Concord Health and Ageing in Men Project (CHAMP). International Journal of Epidemiology, 38(2), 374-378. [More Information]
  • Iyer, S., Naganathan, V., McLachlan, A., Le Couteur, D. (2008). Medication Withdrawal Trials in People Aged 65 Years and Older: A Systematic Review. Drugs and Aging, 25(12), 1021-1031. [More Information]
  • Blyth, F., Rochat, S., Cumming, R., Creasey, H., Handelsman, D., Le Couteur, D., Naganathan, V., Sambrook, P., Seibel, M., Waite, L. (2008). Pain, frailty and comorbidity on older men: The CHAMP study. Pain, 140(1), 224-230. [More Information]
  • Srinonprasert, V., Naganathan, V. (2008). Regression of lung mass associated with progression of neurological deficits. Internal Medicine Journal, 38(3), 220-1. [More Information]

2007

  • Makovey, J., Naganathan, V., Seibel, M., Sambrook, P. (2007). Gender differences in plasma ghrelin and its relations to body composition and bone - an opposite-sex twin study. Clinical Endocrinology, 66(4), 530-537. [More Information]
  • Makovey, J., Nguyen, T., Naganathan, V., Wark, J., Sambrook, P. (2007). Genetic effects on bone loss in peri- and postmenopausal women: a longitudinal twin study. Journal of Bone and Mineral Research, 22(11), 1773-1780. [More Information]
  • Naganathan, V., MacGregor, A., Sambrook, P. (2007). The role of gene-environment interaction in determining bone mineral density in a twin population. Twin Research and Human Genetics, 10(1), 191-197. [More Information]

2006

  • Le Couteur, D., Bailey, L., Naganathan, V. (2006). Beta-blockers and heart failure in older people. European heart journal, 27(7), 887-8; author reply 888-9. [More Information]
  • Le Couteur, D., Naganathan, V., Cogger, V., Cumming, R., McLean, A. (2006). Pharmacotherapy in the elderly: clinical issues and perspectives. In Kohli K, Gupta M, Tejwani S. (Eds.), In Contemporary Perspectives on Clinical Pharmacotherapeutics, (pp. 709-722). New Dehli: Elsevier.

2005

  • Graffen, M., Saligari, M., Le Couteur, D., Naganathan, V., McLean, A. (2005). Development of a mentorship programme for rural general practitioners by visiting specialist physicians. Rural and Remote Health, 5(2), 374-374. [More Information]
  • Makovey, J., Naganathan, V., Sambrook, P. (2005). Gender differences in relationships between body composition components, their distribution and bone mineral density: a cross sectional opposite sex twin study. Osteoporosis International, 16(12), 1495-1505. [More Information]
  • Sambrook, P., Makovey, J., Naganathan, V., Seibel, M. (2005). Gender differences in serum leptin and ghrelin: Relationship to body composition and bone mineral measures - A cross-sectional opposite sex twin study. 2nd Joint Meeting of the European Calcified Tissue Society and the International Bone and Mineral Society, New York: Elsevier Science.

2004

  • Cumming, R., Glasgow, N., Le Couteur, D., Naganathan, V., Hilmer, S. (2004). Prescribing In Older People. Australian Family Physician, 33(10), 777-781.
  • Seibel, M., Naganathan, V., Barton, I., Grauer, A. (2004). Relationship Between Pretreatment Bone Resorption And Vertebral Fracture Incidence In Postmenopausal Osteoporotic Women Treated With Risedronate. Journal of Bone and Mineral Research, 19(2), 323-329.

2003

  • Naganathan, V., Sambrook, P. (2003). Gender differences in volumetric bone density: a study of opposite-sex twins. Osteoporosis International, 14(7), 564-569. [More Information]
  • Sambrook, P., Kotowicz, M., Nash, P., Styles, C., Naganathan, V., Henderson-Briffa, K., Eisman, J., Nicholson, G. (2003). Prevention and Treatment of Glucocorticoid-induced Osteoporosis: A comparison of Cacitriol, Vitamin D Plus Calcium, and Alendronate Plus Calcium. Journal of Bone and Mineral Research, 18(5), 919-924.
  • Hilmer, S., Naganathan, V., Le Couteur, D. (2003). Why do physicians choose to train in geriatric medicine? Australasian Journal on Ageing, 11(3), 160-162.

2002

  • Naganathan, V., MacGregor, A., Snieder, H., Nguyen, T., Spector, T., Sambrook, P. (2002). Gender differences in the genetic factors responsible for variation in bone density and ultrasound. Journal of Bone and Mineral Research, , 725-733.
  • Naganathan, V., Zochling, J., March, L., Sambrook, P. (2002). Peak bone mass is increased in the hip of daughters of women with osteoarthritis. Bone, 30(1), 287-292.

2001

  • Sambrook, P., Hunter, D., Naganathan, V., Mason, R., Robinson, B., Raj, A. (2001). Osteoporosis with low dose corticosteroids: contribution of underlying disease effects and discriminatory ability of ultrasound versus bone densitometry. Journal of Rheumatology, 28, 1063-1067.

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