Research Output

1996

Molecular scanning for mutations in the β3-adrenergic receptor gene in nauruans with obesity and noninsulin-dependent diabetes mellitus

Silver, K., Walston, J., Wang, Y., Dowse, G., Zimmet, P. & Shuldiner, A. R., 23 Nov 1996, In : Journal of Clinical Endocrinology and Metabolism. 81, 11, p. 4155-4158 4 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

47 Citations (Scopus)

Mortality in Micronesian Nauruans and Melanesien and Indian Fijians is not associated with obesity

Hodge, A. M., Dowse, G. K., Collins, V. R. & Zimmet, P., 1 Mar 1996, In : American Journal of Epidemiology. 143, 5, p. 442-455 14 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

21 Citations (Scopus)

Non-insulin-dependent diabetes and 11-year mortality in Asian Indian and Melanesian Fijians

Collins, V. R., Dowse, G. K., Ram, P., Cabealawa, S. & Zimmet, P., 28 Feb 1996, In : Diabetic Medicine. 13, 2, p. 125-132 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

17 Citations (Scopus)

Of mice and (wo)men: The obesity (ob) gene, its product, leptin, and obesity

Zimmet, P. Z. & Collier, G. R., 1 Jan 1996, In : Medical Journal of Australia. 164, 7, p. 393-394 2 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalEditorial

10 Citations (Scopus)

Pancreatic β cell function and antibodies to glutamic acid decarboxylase (anti-GAD) in Chinese patients with clinical diagnosis of insulin-dependent diabetes mellitus

Chan, J. C. N., Yeung, V. T. F., Chow, C. C., Ko, G. T. C., Mackay, I. R., Rowley, M. J., Zimmet, P. & Cockram, C. S., 1 Jan 1996, In : Diabetes Research and Clinical Practice. 32, 1-2, p. 27-34 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

39 Citations (Scopus)

Serum leptin concentration, obesity, and insulin resistance in Western Samoans: Cross sectional study

Zimmet, P., Hodge, A., Nicolson, M., Staten, M., De Courten, M., Moore, J., Morawiecki, A., Lubina, J., Collier, G., Alberti, G. & Dowse, G., 28 Nov 1996, In : British Medical Journal. 313, 7063, p. 965-969 5 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

204 Citations (Scopus)

Serum lipids and modernization in coastal and highland Papua New Guinea

Hodge, A. M., Dowse, G. K., Erasmus, R. T., Spark, R. A., Nathaniel, K., Zimmet, P. & Alpers, M. P., 15 Dec 1996, In : American Journal of Epidemiology. 144, 12, p. 1129-1142 14 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

26 Citations (Scopus)

The global NIDDM epidemic. Treating the disease and ignoring the symptom

Zimmet, P. & Lefebvre, P., 4 Nov 1996, In : Diabetologia. 39, 11, p. 1247-1248 2 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalEditorial

36 Citations (Scopus)

The low prevalence of immunogenetic markers in Korean adult-onset IDDM patients

Park, Y., Lee, H., Koh, C. S., Min, H., Rowley, M., Mackay, I. R., Zimmet, P., Mccarthy, B., Mccanlies, E., Dorman, J. & Trucco, M., 1 Jan 1996, In : Diabetes Care. 19, 3, p. 241-245 5 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

32 Citations (Scopus)
1995

Changes in population cholesterol concentrations and other cardiovascular risk factor levels after five years of the non-communicable disease intervention programme in Mauritius

Dowse, G. K., Gareeboo, H., Alberti, K. G. M. M., Zimmet, P., Tuomilehto, J., Purran, A., Fareed, D., Chitsono, P., Collins, V. R. & Hemraj, F., 11 Nov 1995, In : BMJ. 311, 7015, 1 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

181 Citations (Scopus)

Differing Frequency of Autoantibodies to Glutamic Acid Decarboxylase among Koreans, Thais, and Australians with Diabetes Mellitus

Tuomi, T., Zimmet, P., Rowley, M. J., Min, H. K., Vichayanrat, A., Lee, H. K., Rhee, B. D., Vannasaeng, S., Humphrey, A. R. G. & Mackay, I. R., 1 Jan 1995, In : Clinical Immunology and Immunopathology. 74, 2, p. 202-206 5 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

47 Citations (Scopus)

Energy intake with respect to the development of diabetes mellitus in Psammomys obesus

Barnett, M., Collier, G. R., Zimmet, P. & O'Dea, K., 1 Jan 1995, In : Diabetes, Nutrition and Metabolism - Clinical and Experimental. 8, 1, p. 42-47 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

18 Citations (Scopus)

Epidemiology of Type II Diabetes: An International Perspective

Songer, T. J. & Zimmet, P., 1 Jan 1995, In : PharmacoEconomics. 8, 1, p. 1-11 11 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

35 Citations (Scopus)

Factors associated with impaired vibration perception in mauritians with normal and abnormal glucose tolerance

Hodge, A. M., Dowse, G. K., Zimmet, P., Gareeboo, H., Westerman, R. A., Tuomilehto, J. & Alberti, K. G. M. M., 1 Jan 1995, In : Journal of Diabetes and Its Complications. 9, 3, p. 149-157 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

8 Citations (Scopus)

Modernity and obesity in coastal and Highland Papua New Guinea

Hodge, A. M., Dowse, G. K., Koki, G., Mavo, B., Alpers, M. P. & Zimmet, P., 1 Jan 1995, In : International Journal of Obesity. 19, 3, p. 154-161 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

39 Citations (Scopus)

Physical inactivity and glucose intolerance in the multiethnic island of mauritius

Pereira, M. A., Kriska, A. M., Joswiak, M. L., Dowse, G. K., Collins, V. R., Zimmet, P., Gareeboo, H., Chitson, P., Hemraj, F., Purran, A. & Fareed, D., 1 Jan 1995, In : Medicine and Science in Sports and Exercise. 27, 12, p. 1626-1634 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

35 Citations (Scopus)

Prevalence and Secular Trends in Obesity in Pacific and Indian Ocean Island Populations

Hodge, A. M., Dowse, G. K., Zimmet, P. & Collins, V. R., 1 Jan 1995, In : Obesity Research. 3, 2 S, p. 77s-88s

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

55 Citations (Scopus)

Prevalence of antibodies to glutamic acid decarboxylase in women who have had gestational diabetes

Beischer, N. A., Wein, P., Sheedy, M. T., Mackay, I. R., Rowley, M. J. & Zimmet, P., 1 Jan 1995, In : American Journal of Obstetrics and Gynecology. 173, 5, p. 1563-1569 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

35 Citations (Scopus)

The diabetes epidemic in Australia: prevalence, patterns and the public health.

Zimmet, P. & Cohen, M., 7 Aug 1995, In : Medical Journal of Australia. 163, 3, p. 116-117 2 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalComment/debate

8 Citations (Scopus)

The pathogenesis and prevention of diabetes in adults: Genes, autoimmunity, and demography

Zimmet, P., 1 Jan 1995, In : Diabetes Care. 18, 7, p. 1050-1064 15 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalReview article

177 Citations (Scopus)
1994

5 The epidemiology of obesity

Hodge, A. M. & Zimmet, P., 1 Jan 1994, In : Bailliere's Clinical Endocrinology and Metabolism. 8, 3, p. 577-599 23 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

86 Citations (Scopus)

A cross-sectional and short-term longitudinal characterisation of NIDDM in Psammomys obesus

Barnett, M., Collier, G. R., Collier, F. M. L., Zimmet, P. & O'Dea, K., 1 Jul 1994, In : Diabetologia. 37, 7, p. 671-676 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

62 Citations (Scopus)

Antibodies to glutamic acid decarboxylase and diabetes mellitus in the multiple risk factor intervention trial

Zimmet, P., Shaten, B. J., Kuller, L. H., Rowley, M. J., Knowles, W. J. & Mackay, I. R., 15 Oct 1994, In : American Journal of Epidemiology. 140, 8, p. 683-690 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

27 Citations (Scopus)

Anti-glutamate decarboxylase and other antibodies at the onset of childhood IDDM: a population-based study

Verge, C. F., Howard, N. J., Rowley, M. J., Mackay, I. R., Zimmet, P. Z., Egan, M., Hulinska, H., Hulinsky, I., Silvestrini, R. A., Kamath, S., Sharp, A., Arundel, T. & Silink, M., 1 Nov 1994, In : Diabetologia. 37, 11, p. 1113-1120 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

140 Citations (Scopus)

Apolipoprotein D Gene Polymorphism: A New Genetic Marker for Type 2 Diabetic Subjects in Nauru and South India

Baker, W. A., Hitman, G. A., Hawrami, K., McCarthy, M. I., Riikonen, A., Tuomilehto‐Wolf, E., Nissinen, A., Tuomilehto, J., Mohan, V., Viswanathan, M., Snehalatha, C., Ramachandran, A., Dowse, G. K., Zimmet, P. & Serjeantsona, S. W., 1 Jan 1994, In : Diabetic Medicine. 11, 10, p. 947-952 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

28 Citations (Scopus)

Autoantibodies to Glutamic Acid Decarboxylase and Insulin in Islet Cell Antibody Positive Presymptomatic Type 1 Diabetes Mellitus: Frequency and Segregation by Age and Gender

Zimmet, P. Z., Elliott, R. B., Mackay, I. R., Tuomi, T., Rowley, M. J., Pilcher, C. C. & Knowles, W. J., Nov 1994, In : Diabetic Medicine. 11, 9, p. 866-871 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

35 Citations (Scopus)

Autoantigenic properties of native and denatured glutamic acid decarboxylase: Evidence for a conformational epitope

Tuomi, T., Rowley, M. J., Knowles, W. J., Chen, Q. Y., McAnally, T., Zimmet, P. & Mackay, I. R., 1 Jan 1994, In : Clinical Immunology and Immunopathology. 71, 1, p. 53-59 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

53 Citations (Scopus)

Criteria formulation and application: an evaluative framework

Kitson, A., Harvey, G., Hyndman, S. & Yerrell, P., 1 Jan 1994, In : International Journal of Nursing Studies. 31, 2, p. 155-167 13 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

9 Citations (Scopus)

GAD antibody negative NIDDM in adult black subjects with diabetic ketoacidosis and increased frequency of human leukocyte antigen DR3 and DR4: Flatbush diabetes

Banerji, M. A., Chaiken, R. L., Huey, H., Tuomi, T., Norin, A. J., Mackay, I. R., Rowley, M. J., Zimmet, P. Z. & Lebovitz, H. E., 1 Jan 1994, In : Diabetes. 43, 6, p. 741-745 5 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

232 Citations (Scopus)

Increasing prevalence of NIDDM in the Pacific Island population of Western Samoa over a 13-year period

Collins, V. R., Dowse, G. K., Toelupe, P. M., Imo, T. T., Aloaina, F. L., Spark, R. A. & Zimmet, P., 1 Jan 1994, In : Diabetes Care. 17, 4, p. 288-296 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

80 Citations (Scopus)

Lack of antibodies to glutamic acid decarboxylase in young adults of the high diabetes prevalence Wanigela people of Papua New Guinea

Dowse, G. K., Zimmet, P., Spark, R. A., Mavo, B., Rowley, M. J. & Mackay, I. R., 1 Jan 1994, In : Diabetes Research and Clinical Practice. 24, 3, p. 195-198 4 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

12 Citations (Scopus)

Latent Autoimmune Diabetes Mellitus in Adults (LADA): the Role of Antibodies to Glutamic Acid Decarboxylase in Diagnosis and Prediction of Insulin Dependency

Zimmet, P., Tuomi, T., Mackay, I. R., Rowley, M. J., Knowles, W., Cohen, M. & Lang, D. A., Apr 1994, In : Diabetic Medicine. 11, 3, p. 299-303 5 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

378 Citations (Scopus)

Letters to the editor: Age-standardization in epidemiological data

Carson, C. A., Taylor, H. R., Mccarty, D. J. & Zimmet, P., 1 Jun 1994, In : International journal of epidemiology. 23, 3, p. 643-644 2 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalLetter

4 Citations (Scopus)

Prevalence of coronary heart disease indicated by electrocardiogram abnormalities and risk factors in developing countries

Li, N., Tuomilehto, J., Dowse, G., Virtala, E. & Zimmet, P., 1 Jan 1994, In : Journal of Clinical Epidemiology. 47, 6, p. 599-611 13 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

43 Citations (Scopus)

Prevention of diabetes mellitus

Akerblom, H., Alberti, K. G. M. M., Baba, S., Bennett, P. H., Dedov, I., Keen, H., Klein, R., Nerup, J., Xiao-Ren, P., Puchulu, F. E., Skyler, J., Steiner, G., Swai, A., Zimmet, P. & Assal, J. P., 1 Jan 1994, In : World Health Organization - Technical Report Series. 844

Research output: Contribution to journalReview article

43 Citations (Scopus)

The Cost of Obesity: The Australian Perspective

Segal, L., Carter, R. & Zimmet, P., 1 Jan 1994, In : PharmacoEconomics: PharmacoEconomics. 5, 1, p. 45-52 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

87 Citations (Scopus)

The effect of restricting energy intake on diabetes in Psammomys obesus

Barnett, M., Collier, G. R., Zimmet, P. & O'Dea, K., 1 Jan 1994, In : International Journal of Obesity. 18, 12, p. 789-794 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

21 Citations (Scopus)
1993

Abnormal glucose tolerance and alcohol consumption in three populations at high risk of non-lnsulin-dependent diabetes mellitus

Hodge, A. M., Dowse, G. K., Collins, V. R. & Zimmet, P., 15 Jan 1993, In : American Journal of Epidemiology. 137, 2, p. 178-189 12 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

68 Citations (Scopus)

Antibodies to glutamic acid decarboxylase in Australian children with insulin-dependent diabetes mellitus and their first-degree relatives

Chen, Q. Y., Rowley, M. J., Byrne, G. C., Jones, T. W., Tuomi, T., Knowles, W. J., Zimmet, P. Z. & Mackay, I. R., Dec 1993, In : Pediatric Research. 34, 6, p. 785-790 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

55 Citations (Scopus)

Antibodies to glutamic acid decarboxylase reveal latent autoimmune diabetes mellitus in adults with a non-insulin-dependent onset of disease

Tuomi, T., Groop, L. C., Zimmet, P., Rowley, M. J., Knowles, W. & Mackay, I. R., 1 Jan 1993, In : Diabetes. 42, 2, p. 359-362 4 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

506 Citations (Scopus)

Association of body mass index and waist-hip circumference ratio with cardiovascular disease risk factors in Micronesian Nauruans

Hodge, A. M., Dowse, G. E. & Zimmet, P., 1 Jan 1993, In : International Journal of Obesity. 17, 7, p. 399-407 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

26 Citations (Scopus)

Bimodality analysis of frequency distributions of 2-hour plasma glucose concentrations in the urban Micronesian population of Kiribati

Loo, S. G., Dowse, G. K., Finch, C. & Zimmet, P., 1 Jan 1993, In : Journal of Diabetes and Its Complications. 7, 2, p. 73-80 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

9 Citations (Scopus)

Global regulations on diabetics treated with insulin and their operation of commercial motor vehicles

Songer, T., Marti, M., De Sereday, M., Cohen, M., Zimmet, P., Schober, E., Vandewalle, C., Van Crombrugge, P., Krzentowski, G., Franco, L., Iochida, L., Ferreira, S., Vivolo, M., Ekoe, J., Carrasco, E., Lopez, G., Tuomilehto, J., Bartsocas, C. & Papazoglou, N., 1 Jan 1993, In : British Medical Journal. 307, 6898, p. 250-253 4 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalShort survey

14 Citations (Scopus)

HLA-DQ genotypes are associated with autoimmunity to glutamic acid decarboxylase in insulin-dependent diabetes mellitus patients

Serjeantson, S. W., Court, J., Mackay, I. R., Matheson, B., Rowley, M. J., Tuomi, T., Dennis Wilson, J. & Zimmet, P., 1 Jan 1993, In : Human Immunology. 38, 2, p. 97-104 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

46 Citations (Scopus)

Hyperinsulinemia - How innocent a bystander?

Zimmet, P. Z., 1 Jan 1993, In : Diabetes Care. 16, 3 SUPPL. 3, p. 56-70 15 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalReview article

54 Citations (Scopus)

Insulin and blood pressure levels are not independently related in Mauritians of Asian Indian, Creole or Chinese origin

Dowse, G. K., Collins, V. R., Alberti, K. G. M. M., Zimmet, P. Z., Tuomilehto, J., Chitson, P. & Zimmet, P., 1 Jan 1993, In : Journal of Hypertension. 11, 3, p. 297-307 11 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

51 Citations (Scopus)

The ethnic distribution of antibodies to glutamic acid decarboxylase: Presence and levels in insulin-dependent diabetes mellitus in Europid and Asian subjects

Zimmet, P., Rowley, M. J., Mackay, I. R., Knowles, W. J., Chen, Q. Y., Chapman, L. H. & Serjeantson, S. W., 1 Jan 1993, In : Journal of Diabetes and Its Complications. 7, 1, p. 1-7 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

57 Citations (Scopus)

The thrifty genotype in non-insulin dependent diabetes

Dowse, G. & Zimmet, P., 1 Jan 1993, In : British Medical Journal. 306, 6877, p. 532-533 2 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalEditorial

57 Citations (Scopus)
1992

Antibodies to glutamic acid decarboxylase are associated with HLA-DR genotypes in both Australians and Asians with Type 1 (insulin-dependent) diabetes mellitus

Serjeantson, S. W., Kohonen-Corish, M. R. J., Rowley, M. J., Mackay, I. R., Knowles, W. & Zimmet, P., 1 Oct 1992, In : Diabetologia. 35, 10, p. 996-1001 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

53 Citations (Scopus)