Publications list for Emeritus Professor Stephen Leeder

2013 | 2012 | 2011 | 2010 | 2009 | 2008

2013

   
  • Leeder, S. (2013), Christmas wrappings. Medical Journal of Australia. 199, 801. [Abstract]
  • Leeder, S. (2013), The issue about Christmas. The Medical Journal of Australia. 199, 715. [Abstract]
  • Downs, S., Thow, A., Ghosh-Jerath, S., McNab, J., Reddy, K., Leeder, S. (2013), From Denmark to Delhi: the multisectoral challenge of regulating trans fats in India. Public Health Nutrition. 16(12), 2273-2280. [Abstract]
  • Wong, M., Tam, W., Cheung, C., Wang, H., Tong, E., Sek, A., Yan, B., Cheung, N., Leeder, S., Yu, C., Griffiths, S. (2013), Drug adherence and the incidence of coronary heart disease- and stroke-specific mortality among 218,047 patients newly prescribed an antihypertensive medication: A five-year cohort study. International Journal of Cardiology. 168(2), 928-933. [Abstract]
  • Corcoran, K., Jowsey, T., Leeder, S. (2013), One size does not fit all: the different experiences of those with chronic heart failure, type 2 diabetes and chronic obstructive pulmonary disease. Australian Health Review. 37(1), 19-25. [Abstract]
  • Leeder, S. (2013), Love in the time of cancer. The Medical Journal of Australia. 199, 567. [Abstract]
  • Hunter, J., Marshall, J., Corcoran, K., Leeder, S., Phelps, K. (2013), A positive concept of health - Interviews with patients and practitioners in an integrative medicine clinic. Complementary Therapies in Clinical Practice. 19(4), 197-203. [Abstract]
  • Leeder, S. (2013), Saints preserve us from food folly. The Medical Journal of Australia. 199, 519. [Abstract]
  • Wong, M., Tam, W., Wang, H., Cheung, C., Tong, E., Sek, A., Cheung, N., Yan, B., Yu, C., Leeder, S., Griffiths, S. (2013), Predictors of the incidence of all-cause mortality and deaths due to diabetes and renal diseases among patients newly prescribed antihypertensive agents: a cohort study. International Journal of Cardiology. 168(5), 4705-4710. [Abstract]
  • Yusuf, F., Leeder, S. (2013), Can't escape it: the out-of-pocket cost of health care in Australia. The Medical Journal of Australia. 199(7), 475-478. [Abstract]
  • Leeder, S. (2013), Australia's leadership in developing goals for sustainable global health. The Medical Journal of Australia. 199, 377. [Abstract]
  • Leeder, S. (2013), The history of insulin: the mystery of diabetes. The Medical Journal of Australia. 199, 227. [Abstract]
  • Toelle, B., Garden, F., Ng, K., Belousova, E., Almqvist, C., Cowell, C., Tovey, E., Webb, K., Leeder, S., Marks, G. (2013), Outcomes of the Childhood Asthma Prevention Study at 11.5 years. The Journal of Allergy and Clinical Immunology. 132(5), 1220-1222. [Abstract]
  • Sukeri, S., Mirzaei, M., Leeder, S. (2013), Life after myocardial infarction from the perspective of Muslim patients and carers in Malaysia. International Journal of Cardiology. , 4512-4513. [Abstract]
  • Skilton, M., Marks, G., Ayer, J., Garden, F., Garnett, S., Harmer, J., Leeder, S., Toelle, B., Webb, K., Baur, L., Celermajer, D. (2013), Weight gain in infancy and vascular risk factors in later childhood. Pediatrics. 131(6), e1821-1828. [Abstract]
  • Hunter, J., Corcoran, K., Leeder, S., Phelps, K. (2013), Is it time to abandon paper? The use of emails and the Internet for health services research - a cost-effectiveness and qualitative study. Journal of Evaluation in Clinical Practice. 19(5), 855-861. [Abstract]
  • Plant, N., Mallitt, K., Kelly, P., Usherwood, T., Gillespie, J., Boyages, S., Jan, S., McNab, J., Essue, B., Gradidge, K., Maranan, N., Ralphs, D., Aspin, C., Leeder, S. (2013), Implementation and effectiveness of 'care navigation', coordinated management for people with complex chronic illness: rationale and methods of a randomised controlled. BMC Health Services Research. 13(1), 164. [Abstract]
  • Wong, M., Tam, W., Cheung, C., Tong, E., Sek, A., Cheung, N., Leeder, S., Griffiths, S. (2013), Medication adherence to first-line antihypertensive drug class in a large Chinese population. International Journal of Cardiology. 167(4), 1438-1442. [Abstract]
  • Downs, S., Thow, A., Leeder, S. (2013), The effectiveness of policies for reducing dietary trans fat: a systematic review of the evidence. Bulletin of the World Health Organization. 91(4), 262-269H. [Abstract]
  • Hunter, J., Corcoran, K., Leeder, S., Phelps, K. (2013), Integrative medicine outcomes: what should we measure?. Complementary Therapies in Clinical Practice. 19(1), 20-26. [Abstract]
  • McMahon, C., Gopinath, B., Schneider, J., Reath, J., Hickson, L., Leeder, S., Mitchell, P., Cowan, R. (2013), The need for improved detection and management of adult-onset hearing loss in australia. International Journal of Otolaryngology. 2013, 308509. [Abstract]
  • Siabani, S., Leeder, S., Davidson, P. (2013), Barriers and facilitators to self-care in chronic heart failure: a meta-synthesis of qualitative studies. SpringerPlus. 2, 320. [Abstract]
  • Leeder, S. (2013), Seeing clearly for better health. The Medical Journal of Australia. 199, 21. [Abstract]
  • Rahman, M., Spurrier, N., Mahmood, M., Rahman, M., Choudhury, S., Leeder, S. (2013), Rose Angina Questionnaire: Validation with cardiologists' diagnoses to detect coronary heart disease in Bangladesh. Indian Heart Journal. 65(1), 30-39. [Abstract]
  • Leeder, S. (2013), Breathe deeply and say "ninety-nine". The Medical Journal of Australia. 198, 517. [Abstract]
  • Wong, M., Tam, W., Cheung, C., Tong, E., Sek, A., John, G., Cheung, N., Yan, B., Yu, C., Leeder, S., Griffiths, S. (2013), Initial antihypertensive prescription and switching: a 5 year cohort study from 250,851 patients. PloS One. 8(1), e53625. [Abstract]
  • Leeder, S. (2013), General practice: unity in diversity. The Medical Journal of Australia. 198, 571. [Abstract]
  • Mirzaei, M., Aspin, C., Essue, B., Jeon, Y., Dugdale, P., Usherwood, T., Leeder, S. (2013), A patient-centred approach to health service delivery: improving health outcomes for people with chronic illness. BMC Health Services Research. 13, 251. [Abstract]
  • Lewis, M., Leeder, S. (2013), Two Health Transitions in Australia: The Western and the Indigenous. In: Health Transitions and the Double Disease Burden in Asia and the Pacific: Histories of Responses to Non-Communicable and Communicable Diseases. (pp.15-46).Canada: Routledge.
  • Gopinath, B., Schneider, J., McMahon, C., Burlutsky, G., Leeder, S., Mitchell, P. (2013), Dual sensory impairment in older adults increases the risk of mortality: a population-based study. PloS One. 8(3), e55054. [Abstract]
  • Leeder, S. (2013), Developing a global agenda for action on cardiovascular diseases. The Medical Journal of Australia. 199, 145-146. [Abstract]

2012

   
  • Hunter, J., Corcoran, K., Phelps, K., Leeder, S. (2012), The integrative medicine team-is biomedical dominance inevitable?. Journal of Alternative & Complementary Medicine. 18(12), 1127-1132. [Abstract]
  • Gopinath, B., Hickson, L., Schneider, J., McMahon, C., Burlutsky, G., Leeder, S., Mitchell, P. (2012), Hearing-impaired adults are at increased risk of experiencing emotional distress and social engagement restrictions five years later. Age and Ageing. 41(5), 618-623. [Abstract]
  • Hunter, J., Corcoran, K., Phelps, K., Leeder, S. (2012), The Challenges of Establishing an Integrative Medicine Primary Care Clinic in Sydney, Australia. Journal of Alternative & Complementary Medicine. 18(11), 1008-1013. [Abstract]
  • Hunter, J., Corcoran, K., Leeder, S., Phelps, K. (2012), Appealing to altruism is not enough: motivators for participating in health services research. Journal of Empirical Research on Human Research Ethics. 7(3), 84-90. [Abstract]
  • Gopinath, B., Schneider, J., Hickson, L., McMahon, C., Burlutsky, G., Leeder, S., Mitchell, P. (2012), Hearing handicap, rather than measured hearing impairment, predicts poorer quality of life over 10 years in older adults. Maturitas. 72(2), 146-151. [Abstract]
  • Schneider, J., Gopinath, B., McMahon, C., Teber, E., Leeder, S., Wang, J., Mitchell, P. (2012), Prevalence and 5-year incidence of dual sensory impairment in an older Australian population. Annals of Epidemiology. 22(4), 295-301. [Abstract]
  • Morris, B., Wodak, A., Mindel, A., Schrieber, L., Duggan, K., Dilley, A., Willcourt, R., Lowy, M., Cooper, D., Lumbers, E., Russell, C., Leeder, S. (2012), Infant male circumcision: An evidence-based policy statement. Open Journal of Preventive Medicine. 2(1), 79-92.
  • Skilton, M., Ayer, J., Harmer, J., Webb, K., Leeder, S., Marks, G., Celermajer, D. (2012), Impaired fetal growth and arterial wall thickening: a randomized trial of omega-3 supplementation. Pediatrics. 129(3), e698-e703. [Abstract]
  • Gopinath, B., Schneider, J., McMahon, C., Teber, E., Leeder, S., Mitchell, P. (2012), Severity of age-related hearing loss is associated with impaired activities of daily living. Age and Ageing. 41(2), 195-200. [Abstract]
  • Mirzaei, M., Truswell, A., Arnett, K., Page, A., Taylor, R., Leeder, S. (2012), Cerebrovascular disease in 48 countries: secular trends in mortality 1950-2005. Journal of neurology, neurosurgery, and psychiatry. 83(2), 138-45. [Abstract]
  • Jan, S., Essue, B., Leeder, S. (2012), Falling through the cracks: the hidden economic burden of chronic illness and disability on Australian households. Medical Journal of Australia. 196(1), 29-31. [Abstract]
  • Rahman, M., Spurrier, N., Mahmood, M., Rahman, M., Choudhury, S., Leeder, S. (2012), Is there any association between use of smokeless tobacco products and coronary heart disease in Bangladesh?. PLoS One. 7(1), e30584. [Abstract]
  • Aspin, C., Brown, N., Jowsey, T., Yen, L., Leeder, S. (2012), Strategic approaches to enhanced health service delivery for Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people with chronic illness: a qualitative study. BMC Health Services Research. 12(1), 143. [Abstract]
  • Rahman, M., Spurrier, N., Mahmood, M., Rahman, M., Choudhury, S., Leeder, S. (2012), Choice of controls for a case-control study in Bangladesh: Hospital controls versus community controls. Asian Journal of Epidemiology. 5(3), 75-86.

2011

   
  • Schneider, J., Gopinath, B., McMahon, C., Leeder, S., Mitchell, P., Wang, J. (2011), Dual Sensory Impairment in Older Age. Journal of aging and health. 23(8), 1309-24. [Abstract]
  • Thow, A., Snowdon, W., Schultz, J., Leeder, S., Vivili, P., Swinburn, B. (2011), The role of policy in improving diets: experiences from the Pacific Obesity Prevention in Communities food policy project. Obesity Reviews. 12(Suppl 2), 68-74. [Abstract]
  • Essue, B., Kelly, P., Roberts, M., Leeder, S., Jan, S. (2011), We can't afford my chronic illness! The out-of-pocket burden associated with managing chronic obstructive pulmonary disease in western Sydney, Australia. Journal of health services research & policy. 16(4), 226-31. [Abstract]
  • Ferreira, M., Matheson, M., Duffy, D., Marks, G., Hui, J., Le Souëf, P., Danoy, P., Baltic, S., Nyholt, D., Jenkins, M., Hayden, C., Willemsen, G., Ang, W., Kuokkanen, M., Beilby, J., Cheah, F., de Geus, E., Ramasamy, A., Vedantam, S., Salomaa, V., Madden, P., Heath, A., Hopper, J., Visscher, P., Musk, B., Leeder, S., Jarvelin, M., Pennell, C., Boomsma, D., Hirschhorn, J., Walters, H., Martin, N., James, A., Jones, G., Abramson, M., Robertson, C., Dharmage, S., Brown, M., Montgomery, G., Thompson, P. (2011), Identification of IL6R and chromosome 11q13.5 as risk loci for asthma. Lancet. 378(9795), 1006-1014. [Abstract]
  • Leeder, S. (2011), 9/11 and all that. Australian and New Zealand Journal of Public Health. 35(4), 318. [Abstract]
  • Greenberg, H., Raymond, S., Leeder, S. (2011), The Prevention of Global Chronic Disease: Academic Public Health's New Frontier. American Journal of Public Health. 101(8), 1386-1390. [Abstract]
  • Gopinath, B., Schneider, J., Hartley, D., Teber, E., McMahon, C., Leeder, S., Mitchell, P. (2011), Incidence and Predictors of Hearing Aid Use and Ownership among Older Adults With Hearing Loss. Annals of epidemiology. 21(7), 497-506. [Abstract]
  • Beaglehole, R., Bonita, R., Horton, R., Adams, C., Alleyne, G., Asaria, P., Baugh, V., Bekedam, H., Billo, N., Casswell, S., Cecchini, M., Colagiuri, R., Colagiuri, S., Collins, T., Ebrahim, S., Engelgau, M., Galea, G., Gaziano, T., Geneau, R., Haines, A., Hospedales, J., Jha, P., Keeling, A., Leeder, S., Lincoln, P., McKee, M., Mackay, J., Magnusson, R., Moodie, R., Mwatsama, M., Nishtar, S., Norrving, B., Patterson, D., Piot, P., Ralston, J., Rani, M., Reddy, K., Sassi, F., Sheron, N., Stuckler, D., Suh, I., Torode, J., Varghese, C., Watt, J. (2011), Priority actions for the non-communicable disease crisis. Lancet. 377(9775), 1438-1447. [Abstract]
  • Thow, A., Heywood, P., Leeder, S., Burns, L. (2011), The global context for public health nutrition taxation. Public Health Nutrition. 14(1), 176-186. [Abstract]
  • Mitchell, P., Gopinath, B., Wang, J., McMahon, C., Schneider, J., Rochtchina, E., Leeder, S. (2011), Five-Year Incidence and Progression of Hearing Impairment in an Older Population. Ear and Hearing. 32(2), 251-257. [Abstract]
  • Jowsey, T., Yen, L., Wells, R., Leeder, S. (2011), National Health and Hospital Reform Commission final report and patient-centred suggestions for reform. Australian Journal of Primary Health. 17(2), 162-168. [Abstract]
  • Wong, M., Wang, H., Jiang, J., Leeder, S., Griffiths, S. (2011), Predictors of switching from beta-blockers to other anti-hypertensive drugs: a review of records of 19,177 Chinese patients seen in public primary care clinics in the New Territory East, Hong Kong. Asia Pacific Family Medicine. 10, 10. [Abstract]
  • Huffman, M., Rao, K., Pichon-Riviere, A., Zhao, D., Harikrishnan, S., Ramaiya, K., Ajay, V., Goenka, S., Calcagno, J., Caporale, J., Niu, S., Li, Y., Liu, J., Thankappan, K., Daivadanam, M., van Esch, J., Murphy, A., Moran, A., Gaziano, T., Suhrcke, M., Reddy, K., Leeder, S., Prabhakaran, D. (2011), A cross-sectional study of the microeconomic impact of cardiovascular disease hospitalization in four low- and middle-income countries. PloS one. 6(6), e20821. [Abstract]
  • Greenberg, H., Raymond, S., Beaton, A., Colagiuri, R., Leeder, S. (2011), Chronic Diseases: The Urgent Need for Action. In: Routledge Handbook of Global Public Health. (pp.365-373).USA & Canada: Routledge.
  • Mooney, G., Almeida, C., Navarro, V., Coburn, D., Yasmeen, S., Sainsbury, P., Alaba, O., Jensen, U., Leeder, S., Venkat Narayan, K., Herbert, S., Madhavan, A., Tinghög, G., Kalkan, A. (2011), International perspectives on the public health implications of 9/11. Australian and New Zealand Journal of Public Health. 35(4), 310.

2010

   
  • Cheung, K., Mirzaei, M., Leeder, S. (2010), Health policy analysis: a tool to evaluate in policy documents the alignment between policy statements and intended outcomes. Australian Health Review. 34(4), 405-413. [Abstract]
  • Gopinath, B., Wang, J., Kifley, A., Wall, J., Eastman, C., Leeder, S., Mitchell, P. (2010), Five-year incidence and progression of thyroid dysfunction in an older population. Internal Medicine Journal. 40(9), 642-649. [Abstract]
  • Tran, J., Mirzaei, M., Anderson, L., Leeder, S. (2010), The epidemiology of stroke in the Middle East and North Africa. Journal of the neurological sciences. 295(1-2), 38-40. [Abstract]
  • Aspin, C., Jowsey, T., Glasgow, N., Dugdale, P., Nolte, E., O'Hallahan, J., Leeder, S. (2010), Health policy responses to rising rates of multi-morbid chronic illness in Australia and New Zealand. Australian and New Zealand journal of public health. 34(4), 386-93. [Abstract]
  • Thow, A., Jan, S., Leeder, S., Swinburn, B. (2010), The effect of fiscal policy on diet, obesity and chronic disease: a systematic review. Bulletin of the World Health Organization. 88(8), 609-614. [Abstract]
  • Toelle, B., Ng, K., Crisafulli, D., Belousova, E., Almqvist, C., Webb, K., Tovey, E., Kemp, A., Mellis, C., Leeder, S., Marks, G. (2010), Eight-year outcomes of the Childhood Asthma Prevention Study. The Journal of allergy and clinical immunology. , 388-9, 389.e1-3. [Abstract]
  • Schneider, J., Gopinath, B., Karpa, M., McMahon, C., Rochtchina, E., Leeder, S., Mitchell, P. (2010), Hearing loss impacts on the use of community and informal supports. Age and ageing. 39(4), 458-64. [Abstract]
  • Schneider, J., Gopinath, B., McMahon, C., Britt, H., Harrison, C., Usherwood, T., Leeder, S., Mitchell, P. (2010), Role of general practitioners in managing age-related hearing loss. The Medical Journal of Australia. 192(1), 20-23. [Abstract]
  • Schneider, J., Leeder, S., Gopinath, B., Wang, J., Mitchell, P. (2010), Frequency, Course, and Impact of Correctable Visual Impairment (Uncorrected Refractive Error). Survey of ophthalmology. 55(6), 539-60. [Abstract]
  • Leeder, S., Beaton, A., Hull, C., Colagiuri, R., Ward, M. (2010), Confronting the New Epidemics in our Cities. In: Urban Health: Global Perspectives. (pp.125-137).United States: John Wiley & Sons, Inc..
  • Gillespie, J., Beaton, A., Leeder, S. (2010), Rudd’s recipe for rude health. Asia Pacific Journal of Health Management. , 18-19.
  • Thow, A., Swinburn, B., Colagiuri, S., Diligolevu, M., Quested, C., Vivili, P., Leeder, S. (2010), Trade and food policy: Case studies from three Pacific Island countries. Food Policy. 35(6), 556-564.

2009

   
  • Gillespie, J., Essue, B., Leeder, S., Thow, A. (2009), Grasping the initiative in health policy research and reform. Medical Journal of Australia. 191(10), 528-529. [Abstract]
  • Lewis, S., Leeder, S. (2009), Why health reform?. The Medical Journal of Australia. 191(5), 270-272. [Abstract]
  • Hersch, F., Leeder, S., Rice, H. (2009), The Oxford Health Alliance gives young people a voice on chronic disease. Health Promotion Journal of Australia. 20(2), 84-85. [Abstract]
  • Gopinath, B., Wang, J., Schneider, J., Burlutsky, G., Snowdon, J., McMahon, C., Leeder, S., Mitchell, P. (2009), Depressive symptoms in older adults with hearing impairments: the Blue Mountains Study. Journal of the American Geriatrics Society. , 1306-1308. [Abstract]
  • Mirzaei, M., Truswell, A., Taylor, R., Leeder, S. (2009), Coronary heart disease epidemics: not all the same. Heart. 95(9), 740-746. [Abstract]
  • Mitchell, P., Gopinath, B., McMahon, C., Rochtchina, E., Wang, J., Boyages, S., Leeder, S. (2009), Relationship of Type 2 diabetes to the prevalence, incidence and progression of age-related hearing loss. Diabetic medicine : a journal of the British Diabetic Association. 26(5), 483-488. [Abstract]
  • Wang, J., Rochtchina, E., Tan, A., Cumming, R., Leeder, S., Mitchell, P. (2009), Use of inhaled and oral corticosteroids and the long-term risk of cataract. Ophthalmology. 116(4), 652-657. [Abstract]
  • Gopinath, B., Schneider, J., Rochtchina, E., Leeder, S., Mitchell, P. (2009), Association Between Age-Related Hearing Loss and Stroke in an Older Population. Stroke; a journal of cerebral circulation. 40(4), 1496-8. [Abstract]
  • Gopinath, B., Rochtchina, E., Wang, J., Schneider, J., Leeder, S., Mitchell, P. (2009), Prevalence of age-related hearing loss in older adults: blue mountains study. Archives of internal medicine. 169(4), 415-416. [Abstract]
  • Mirzaei, M., Truswell, A., Taylor, R., Leeder, S. (2009), The authors' reply. Heart. , 1192.

2008

   
  • Gopinath, B., Wang, J., Kifley, A., Wall, J., Leeder, S., Mitchell, P. (2008), Type 2 diabetes does not predict incident thyroid dysfunction in the elderly. Diabetes research and clinical practice. 82(0), e11-3. [Abstract]
  • Russell, L., Boxall, A., Leeder, S. (2008), Australian Government health advisory groups and health policy: seeking a horse, finding a camel. The Medical Journal of Australia. 189(10), 583-585. [Abstract]
  • Gopinath, B., Liew, G., Flood, V., Wang, J., Kifley, A., Leeder, S., Mitchell, P. (2008), The association between weight gain and thyroid function in an older population. Archives of Internal Medicine. 168(20), 2283-2284. [Abstract]
  • Thistlethwaite, J., Kidd, M., Leeder, S., Shaw, T., Corcoran, K. (2008), Enhancing the choice of general practice as a career. Australian Family Physician. 37(11), 964-968. [Abstract]
  • Leeder, S., Lewis, M. (2008), Learning from past commissions. The Medical Journal of Australia. 189(5), 268-269. [Abstract]
  • Thistlethwaite, J., Leeder, S., Kidd, M., Shaw, T. (2008), Addressing general practice workforce shortages: policy options. The Medical journal of Australia. 189(2), 118-121. [Abstract]
  • Wang, J., Rochtchina, E., Liew, G., Tan, A., Wong, T., Leeder, S., Smith, W., Shankar, A., Mitchell, P. (2008), The Long-term Relation among Retinal Arteriolar Narrowing, Blood Pressure, and Incident Severe Hypertension. American journal of epidemiology. 168(1), 80-8. [Abstract]
  • Russell, L., Rubin, G., Leeder, S. (2008), Preventive health reform: what does it mean for public health?. The Medical Journal of Australia. 188(12), 715-719. [Abstract]
  • Roberts, M., Leeder, S., Robinson, T. (2008), Nurse-led 24-h hotline for patients with chronic obstructive pulmonary disease reduces hospital use and is safe. Internal Medicine Journal. 38(5), 334-340. [Abstract]
  • Greenberg, H., Raymond, S., Leeder, S. (2008), Global health assistance for chronic illness: a look at the practical. Progress in Cardiovascular Diseases. 51(1), 89-96. [Abstract]