Publications list for Professor Ben Freedman

2013 | 2012 | 2011 | 2010 | 2009 | 2008

2013

   
  • Clark, T., Freedman, S., Croft, A., Dalton, H., Luscombe, G., Brown, A., Tiller, D., Frommer, M. (2013), Medical graduates becoming rural doctors: rural background versus extended rural placement. The Medical Journal of Australia. 199(11), 779-782. [Abstract]
  • Ng, A., Yong, A., Chow, V., Chung, T., Freedman, S., Kritharides, L. (2013), Cardiac troponin-T and the prediction of acute and long-term mortality after acute pulmonary embolism. International Journal of Cardiology. 165(1), 126-133. [Abstract]
  • Neubeck, L., Orchard, J., Freedman, S. (2013), Fog on the crystal ball? Missing atrial fibrillation in forecasting the future of stroke. Stroke. 44(10), e136. [Abstract]
  • Deif, B., Lowres, N., Freedman, S. (2013), Screening for atrial fibrillation above age 65 detects an asymptomatic subset at high risk of stroke. International Journal of Cardiology. , 371-372. [Abstract]
  • Cai, X., Freedman, S., Witting, P. (2013), Serum amyloid A stimulates cultured endothelial cells to migrate and proliferate: inhibition by the multi-kinase inhibitor BIBF1120. Clinical and Experimental Pharmacology & Physiology. 40(9), 662-670. [Abstract]
  • Lau, J., Lowres, N., Neubeck, L., Brieger, D., Sy, R., Galloway, C., Albert, D., Freedman, S. (2013), iPhone ECG application for community screening to detect silent atrial fibrillation: A novel technology to prevent stroke. International Journal of Cardiology. , 193-194. [Abstract]
  • Lowres, N., Neubeck, L., Redfern, J., Freedman, S. (2013), Screening to identify unknown atrial fibrillation. A systematic review. Thrombosis and Haemostasis. 110(2), 213-222. [Abstract]
  • Wang, X., Cai, X., Freedman, B., Witting, P. (2013), Role of SAA in Promoting Endothelial Activation: Inhibition by High-Density Lipoprotein. In: Acute Phase Proteins. (pp.77-102).Croatia: InTech.

2012

   
  • Briffa, T., Neubeck, L., Clark, A., Freedman, S., Redfern, J. (2012), Changing the lexicon of 'Cardiac Rehabilitation': a progressive step. European Journal of Preventive Cardiology. 19(2), 167-168. [Abstract]
  • Lowres, N., Neubeck, L., Freedman, S., Briffa, T., Bauman, A., Redfern, J. (2012), Lifestyle risk reduction interventions in atrial fibrillation: a systematic review. European Journal of Cardiovascular Prevention and Rehabilitation. 19(5), 1091-1100. [Abstract]
  • Lowres, N., Freedman, S., Redfern, J., McLachlan, A., Krass, I., Bennett, A., Briffa, T., Bauman, A., Neubeck, L. (2012), Screening Education And Recognition in Community pHarmacies of Atrial Fibrillation to prevent stroke in an ambulant population aged >=65 years (SEARCH-AF stroke prevention study): a cross-sectional study protocol. BMJ Open. 2(3), e001355. [Abstract]

2011

   
  • Neubeck, L., Ascanio, R., Bauman, A., Briffa, T., Clark, A., Freedman, B., Redfern, J. (2011), Planning locally relevant Internet programs for secondary prevention of cardiovascular disease. European journal of cardiovascular nursing : journal of the Working Group on Cardiovascular Nursing of the European Society of Cardiology. 10(4), 213-20. [Abstract]
  • Sy, R., Freedman, S. (2011), Beta-Blocker Dose Up-Titration or Addition of Ivabradine in Stable Angina: More is Not Necessarily Better : Editorial to: "Efficacy of Ivabradine in Combination with Beta-Blocker Versus Uptitration of Beta-Blocker in Patients with Stable Angina" by E. Amosova et al. Cardiovascular drugs and therapy / sponsored by the International Society of Cardiovascular Pharmacotherapy. 25(6), 501-2. [Abstract]
  • Neubeck, L., Redfern, J., Freedman, S. (2011), Letter by neubeck et Al regarding article, "impact of cardiac rehabilitation on mortality and cardiovascular events after percutaneous coronary intervention in the community". Circulation. , e572; author reply e573. [Abstract]
  • Tam, L., Li, E., Shang, Q., Tomlinson, B., Lee, V., Lee, K., Li, M., Kuan, W., Li, T., Tseung, L., Yip, G., Freedman, B., Yu, C. (2011), Effects of rosuvastatin on subclinical atherosclerosis and arterial stiffness in rheumatoid arthritis: a randomized controlled pilot trial. Scandinavian journal of rheumatology. 40(6), 411-421. [Abstract]
  • Witting, P., Song, C., Hsu, K., Hua, S., Parry, S., Aran, R., Geczy, C., Freedman, S. (2011), The acute-phase protein serum amyloid A induces endothelial dysfunction that is inhibited by high-density lipoprotein. Free radical biology & medicine. 51(7), 1390-8. [Abstract]
  • Neubeck, L., Freedman, S., Clark, A., Briffa, T., Bauman, A., Redfern, J. (2011), Participating in cardiac rehabilitation: a systematic review and meta-synthesis of qualitative data. European Journal of Cardiovascular Prevention and Rehabilitation. 19(3), 494-503. [Abstract]
  • Neubeck, L., Freedman, S., Briffa, T., Bauman, A., Redfern, J. (2011), Four-year follow-up of the Choice of Health Options In prevention of Cardiovascular Events randomized controlled trial. European journal of cardiovascular prevention and rehabilitation : official journal of the European Society of Cardiology, Working Groups on Epidemiology & Prevention and Cardiac Rehabilitation and Exercise Physiology. 18(2), 278-86. [Abstract]
  • Neubeck, L., Briffa, T., Freedman, S., Clark, A., Redfern, J. (2011), Nurse-led telephone interventions for people with cardiac disease: The importance of the multi-disciplinary approach. European journal of cardiovascular nursing : journal of the Working Group on Cardiovascular Nursing of the European Society of Cardiology. , 70-1. [Abstract]
  • Ceconi, C., Freedman, S., Tardif, J., Hildebrandt, P., McDonagh, T., Gueret, P., Parrinello, G., Robertson, M., Steg, P., Tendera, M., Ford, I., Fox, K., Ferrari, R. (2011), Effect of heart rate reduction by ivabradine on left ventricular remodeling in the echocardiographic substudy of BEAUTIFUL. International Journal of Cardiology. 146(3), 408-414. [Abstract]

2010

   
  • Redfern, J., Menzies, M., Briffa, T., Freedman, S. (2010), Impact of medical consultation frequency on modifiable risk factors and medications at 12months after acute coronary syndrome in the CHOICE randomised controlled trial. International journal of cardiology. 145(3), 481-6. [Abstract]
  • Medi, C., Hankey, G., Freedman, S. (2010), Stroke Risk and Antithrombotic Strategies in Atrial Fibrillation. Stroke; a journal of cerebral circulation. 41(11), 2705-13. [Abstract]
  • Ayer, J., Song, C., Steinbeck, K., Celermajer, D., Freedman, S. (2010), Increased Tissue Factor Activity in Monocytes from Obese Young Adults. Clinical and experimental pharmacology & physiology. 37(11), 1049-54. [Abstract]
  • Ng, A., Davis, G., Chow, C., Coats, A., Sindone, A., Freedman, B. (2010), Impact of sleep disordered breathing severity on hemodynamics, autonomic balance and cardiopulmonary functional status in chronic heart failure. International journal of cardiology. 141(3), 227-35. [Abstract]
  • Tiong, A., Lowe, H., Freedman, S., Brieger, D. (2010), Lack of widespread inflammation after contemporary PCI. International journal of cardiology. 140(1), 82-7. [Abstract]
  • Alcock, R., Roy, P., Adorini, K., Lau, G., Kritharides, L., Lowe, H., Brieger, D., Freedman, S. (2010), Incidence and determinants of myocardial infarction following percutaneous coronary interventions according to the revised Joint Task Force definition of troponin T elevation. International journal of cardiology. 140(0), 66-72. [Abstract]
  • Chung, T., Yiannikas, J., Freedman, S., Kritharides, L. (2010), Unusual features of apical hypertrophic cardiomyopathy. The American Journal of Cardiology. 105(6), 879-883. [Abstract]
  • Mohamed, A., Lal, S., Ho, J., Brown, A., Lui, R., Nguyen, L., Yong, A., Su, Y., Braet, P., Dyer, W., Junius, F., Cumming, R., Freedman, S., Kritharides, L., dos Remedios, C. (2010), How to interrogate the cellular immune system in patients with ischemic heart disease. In: Myocardial ischemia: Causes, symptoms and treatment. (pp.195-216).United States: Nova Publishers.

2009

   
  • Song, C., Hsu, K., Yamen, E., Yan, W., Fock, J., Witting, P., Geczy, C., Freedman, S. (2009), Serum amyloid A induction of cytokines in monocytes/macrophages and lymphocytes. Atherosclerosis. 207(2), 374-83. [Abstract]
  • Brieger, D., Kelly, A., Aroney, C., Tideman, P., Freedman, S., Chew, D., Ilton, M., Carroll, G., Jacobs And, I., Huang, N. (2009), Acute coronary syndromes: consensus recommendations for translating knowledge into action. The Medical Journal of Australia. 191(6), 334-338. [Abstract]
  • Goyette, J., Yan, W., Yamen, E., Chung, Y., Lim, S., Hsu, K., Rahimi, F., Di Girolamo, N., Song, C., Jessup, W., Kockx, M., Bobryshev, Y., Freedman, S., Geczy, C. (2009), Pleiotropic roles of S100A12 in coronary atherosclerotic plaque formation and rupture. Journal of Immunology. 183(1), 593-603. [Abstract]
  • Ng, A., Freedman, S. (2009), Sleep disordered breathing in chronic heart failure. Heart failure reviews. 14(2), 89-99. [Abstract]
  • Neubeck, L., Redfern, J., Fernandez, R., Briffa, T., Bauman, A., Freedman, S. (2009), Telehealth interventions for the secondary prevention of coronary heart disease: a systematic review. European journal of cardiovascular prevention and rehabilitation : official journal of the European Society of Cardiology, Working Groups on Epidemiology & Prevention and Cardiac Rehabilitation and Exercise Physiology. 16(3), 281-9. [Abstract]
  • Medi, C., Kalman, J., Freedman, S. (2009), Supraventricular tachycardia. The Medical Journal of Australia. 190(5), 255-260. [Abstract]
  • Redfern, J., Briffa, T., Ellis, E., Freedman, S. (2009), Choice of secondary prevention improves risk factors after acute coronary syndrome: one year follow-up of the CHOICE (Choice of Health Options In prevention of Cardiovascular Events) randomised controlled trial. Heart (British Cardiac Society). 95(0), 468-75. [Abstract]
  • Brieger, D., Freedman, S. (2009), Delirium cordis: can we predict the onset of atrial fibrillation?. Lancet. 373(9665), 698-700. [Abstract]
  • Song, C., Shen, Y., Yamen, E., Hsu, K., Yan, W., Witting, P., Geczy, C., Freedman, S. (2009), Serum amyloid A may potentiate prothrombotic and proinflammatory events in acute coronary syndromes. Atherosclerosis. 202(2), 596-604. [Abstract]
  • Lowe, H., Freedman, S. (2009), The late open artery hypothesis: the case and the artery remain closed. European heart journal. 30, 129-30. [Abstract]
  • Hua, S., Song, C., Geczy, C., Freedman, S., Witting, P. (2009), A role for acute-phase serum amyloid A and high-density lipoprotein in oxidative stress, endothelial dysfunction and atherosclerosis. Redox Report. 14(5), 187-196. [Abstract]

2008

   
  • Dwyer, J., Redfern, J., Freedman, S. (2008), Low utilisation of cardiovascular risk reducing therapy in patients with acute coronary syndromes and non-obstructive coronary artery disease. International journal of cardiology. 129(0), 394-8. [Abstract]
  • Ng, A., Sindone, A., Wong, H., Freedman, S. (2008), Differences in management and outcome of ischemic and non-ischemic cardiomyopathy. International journal of cardiology. 129(0), 198-204. [Abstract]
  • Page, S., Birden, H., Hudson, J., Thistlethwaite, J., Roberts, C., Wilson, I., Bushnell, J., Hogg, J., Freedman, S., Yeomans, N. (2008), Medical schools can cooperate: a new joint venture to provide medical education in the Northern Rivers region of New South Wales. The Medical Journal of Australia. 188(3), 179-181. [Abstract]
  • Chung, T., Sindone, A., Freedman, S. (2008), Letter by Chung et al regarding article, "N-terminal pro B-type natriuretic peptide testing improves the management of patients with suspected acute heart failure: primary results of the Canadian Prospective Randomized Multicenter IMPROVE-CHF study". Circulation. , e5; author reply e6. [Abstract]
  • Emmett, L., Van Gaal, W., Magee, M., Bass, S., Ali, O., Freedman, S., Van der Wall, H., Kritharides, L. (2008), Prospective evaluation of the impact of diabetes and left ventricular hypertrophy on the relationship between ischemia and transient ischemic dilation of the left ventricle on single-day adenosine Tc-99m myocardial perfusion imaging. Journal of Nuclear Cardiology. 15(5), 638-643. [Abstract]
  • Rubboli, A., Halperin, J., Airaksinen, K., Buerke, M., Eeckhout, E., Freedman, S., Gershlick, A., Schlitt, A., Tse, H., Verheugt, F., Lip, G. (2008), Antithrombotic therapy in patients treated with oral anticoagulation undergoing coronary artery stenting. An expert consensus document with focus on atrial fibrillation. Annals of medicine. 40(6), 428-36. [Abstract]
  • Redfern, J., Briffa, T., Ellis, E., Freedman, S. (2008), Patient-centered modular secondary prevention following acute coronary syndrome: a randomized controlled trial. Journal of Cardiopulmonary Rehabilitation and Prevention. 28(2), 107-15; quiz 116-7. [Abstract]
  • Witting, P., Zeng, B., Wong, M., McMahon, A., Rayner, B., Sapir, A., Lowe, H., Freedman, S., Brieger, D. (2008), Polymorphonuclear leukocyte phagocytic function increases in plasminogen knockout mice. Thrombosis research. 122(5), 674-82. [Abstract]
  • Neubeck, L., Redfern, J., Briffa, T., Bauman, A., Hare, D., Freedman, S. (2008), The CHOICE (Choice of Health Options In prevention of Cardiovascular Events) replication trial: study protocol. BMC cardiovascular disorders. 8(25), 1-7. [Abstract]