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2022

Bandyopadhyay, M., Stanzel, K., Hammarberg, K., Hickey, M. and Fisher, J. (2022), Accessibility of web-based health information for women in midlife from culturally and linguistically diverse backgrounds or with low health literacy. Australian and New Zealand Journal of Public Health. 46: 269-274. DOI: 10.1111/1753-6405.13192

Lim YZ, Wang Y, Estee M, Abidi J, Udaya Kumar M, Wluka AE, Little CB, Cicuttini FM (2022). Metformin as a potential disease-modifying drug in osteoarthritis: a systematic review of pre-clinical and human studies. Osteoarthritis and Cartilage. doi:10.1016/j.joca.2022.05.005

Lim YZ, Wong J, Hussain SM, Estee MM, Zolio L, Page MJ, Harrison CL, Wluka AE, Wang Y, Cicuttini FM (2022). Recommendations for weight management in osteoarthritis: A systematic review of clinical practice guidelines. doi: 10.1016/j.ocarto.2022.100298.

Wilson LF, Xu Z, Doust J, Mishra GD, Dobson AJ (2022). Associations of socioeconomic and health factors with dental non-attendance: A comparison of three cohorts of women. Community Dentistry and Oral Epidemiology. doi: 10.1111/cdoe.12776..

Xu Z, Chung HF, Dobson AJ, Wilson LF, Hickey M, Mishra GD (2022). Menopause, hysterectomy, menopausal hormone therapy and cause-specific mortality: cohort study of UK Biobank participants. Human Reproduction. deac137. doi: 10.1093/humrep/deac137..

Wilson LF, Mishra GD (2022). Associations of protective factors with physical function in women with a hysterectomy: A prospective Australian cohort study. Maturitas. 161:55-57. doi: 10.1016/j.maturitas.2022.02.006.

Liang C, Chung HF, Dobson AJ, Hayashi K, van der Schouw YT, Kuh D, Hardy R, Derby CA, EL Khoudary SR, Janssen I, Sandin S, Weiderpass E & Mishra GD (2022) Infertility, recurrent pregnancy loss, and risk of stroke: pooled analysis of individual patient data of 618 851 women. BMJ. 2022;377:e070603. DOI: 10.1136/bmj-2022-070603.

Wilson LF, Dobson AJ, Doust J, Mishra GD (2022) Socioeconomic, behavioural and health factors associated with chlamydia testing in sexually active young women: an Australian observational cohort study. Sexual Health. doi: 10.1071/SH21230.

Xu Z, Doust JA, Wilson LF, Dobson AJ, Dharmage SC & Mishra GD (2022) Asthma severity and impact on perinatal outcomes: an updated systematic review and meta-analysis. BJOG. 129(3):367-377. DOI: 10.1111/1471-0528.16968.

Liang Ch, Chung HF, Dobson AJ, Mishra GD (2022) Infertility, Miscarriage, Stillbirth, and the Risk of Stroke Among Women: A Systematic Review and Meta-Analysis. Stroke. 53(2):328-337. DOI: 10.1161/STROKEAHA.121.036271.

2021

Stanzel KA, Hammarberg K & Fisher J (2021). Challenges in menopausal care of immigrant women. Maturitas. 150: 49-60 DOI: 10.1016/j.maturitas.2021.05.008

Bandyopadhyay M. (2021) Gestational diabetes mellitus: a qualitative study of lived experiences of South Asian immigrant women and perspectives of their health care providers in Melbourne, Australia. BMC Pregnancy Childbirth. 21, 500. DOI: 10.1186/s12884-021-03981-5

Chung HF, Gete DG & Mishra GD (2021) Age at menopause and risk of lung cancer: A systematic review and meta-analysis. Maturitas. 153(2021):1-10. DOI: 10.1016/j.maturitas.2021.07.010.

Jayawardana D & Gannon B (2021) Use of telehealth mental health services during the COVID-19 pandemic. Australian Health Review. 45(4):442-446. DOI: 10.1071/AH20325.

Stocker R, Tran T, Hammarberg K, Nguyen H, Rowe H, Fisher J (2021) Patient health questionnaire 9 (PHQ-9) and general anxiety disorder 7 (GAD-7) data contributed by 13,829 respondents to a national survey about COVID-19 restrictions in Australia. Psychiatry Research. 298():113792. DOI: 10.1016/j.psychres.2021.113792.

Fisher J, Tran T, Hammarberg K, Nguyen H, Stocker R, Rowe H, Sastri J, Popplestone S & Kirkman M (2021) Quantifying the mental health burden of the most severe covid-19 restrictions: A natural experiment. Journal of Affective Disorders. 293():406-415. DOI: 10.1016/j.jad.2021.06.060.

Hammarberg K, Tran T, Kirkman M, Rowe H & Fisher J (2021) Preferred policy options to assist post-COVID-19 mental health recovery: A population study. Australian Journal of Public Administration. 80(3):424-434. DOI: 10.1111/1467-8500.12507.

2020

Tran TD, Hammarberg K, Kirkman M, Nguyen TM & Fisher J (2020) Alcohol use and mental health status during the first months of the COVID-19 pandemic in Australia. Journal of Affective Disorders. 227():810-813. DOI: 10.1016/j.jad.2020.09.012.

Fisher JRW, Tran TD, Hammarberg K, Sastry J, Nguyen H, Rowe H, Popplestone S, Stocker R, Stubber R & Kirkman M (2020) Mental health of people in Australia in the first month of COVID-19 restrictions: a national survey. Medical Journal of Australia. 213(10):458-464. DOI: 10.5694/mja2.50831.

Hammarberg K, Tran T, Kirkman M & Fisher J (2020) Sex and age differences in clinically significant symptoms of depression and anxiety among people in Australia in the first month of COVID-19 restrictions: a notional survey. BMJ Open. 10(11):e042696. DOI: 10.1136/bmjopen-2020-042696

Owen AJ, Tran T, Hammarberg K, Kirkman M & Fisher JRW on behalf of the COVID-19 restrictions impact research group (2020) Poor appetite and overeating reported by adults in Australia during the coronavirus-19 disease pandemic: a population-based study. Public Health Nutrition. 24(2):275-281. DOI: 10.1017/S1368980020003833.

Wilson LF, Xu Z, Mishra GD, Dobson AJ, and Doust, J (2020) Did changes to recommended testing criteria affect the rate of vitamin D testing among Australian women. Archives of Osteoporosis. 15 (1):162. DOI:10.1007/s11657-020-00840-2.

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Dobson AJ, Waller MJ, Hockey R, Dolja-Gore X, Forder PM & Byles JE (2020) Impact of dementia on health service use in the last two years of life for women with other chronic conditions. Journal of American Medical Directors Association. 21(11):1651-1657.  DOI:10.1016/j.jamda.2020.02.018.

Cameron AJ, Romaniuk H, Orellana L, Dallongeville J, Dobson AJ, Drygas W, Ferrario M, Ferrieres J, Giampaoli S, Gianfagna F, Iacoviello L, Jousilahti P, Kee F, Moitry M, Niiranen TJ, Pająk A, Palmieri L, Palosaari T, Satu M, Tamosiunas A, Thorand B, Toft U, Vanuzzo D, Salomaa V, Veronesi G, Wilsgaard T, Kuulasmaa K & Söderberg S (2020) The combined influence of waist and hip circumference on risk of death in a large cohort of European and Australian adults. Journal of the American Heart Association. 9(13). DOI:10.1161/JAHA.119.015189.

Moss K, Dobson A, Tooth L & Mishra G (2020) Associations between feeding practices in infancy and fruit and vegetable consumption in childhood. British Journal of Nutrition. 124(12):1320-1328. DOI:10.1017/S000711452000238X.

Anderson DJ, Chung HF, Seib CA, Dobson AJ, Kuh D, Brunner EJ, Crawford SL, Avis NE, Gold EB, Mitchell ES, Woods NF, Yoshizawa T & Mishra GD (2019) Obesity, smoking, and risk of vasomotor menopausal symptoms: a pooled analysis of eight cohort studies. American Journal of Obstetrics and Gynecology. 222(5):478.e1-478.e17. DOI: 10.1016/j.ajog.2019.10.103.

Dam V, Dobson AJ, Onland-Moret NC, van der Schouw YT & Mishra GD (2020) Vasomotor menopausal symptoms and cardiovascular disease risk in midlife: A longitudinal study. Maturitas, 133():32-41. DOI:10.1016/j.maturitas.2019.12.011.

Copp T, Muscat DM, Hersch J, McCaffery KJ, Doust J, Mol BW, Dokras A & Jansen J (2020) Clinicians’ perspectives on diagnosing polycystic ovary syndrome in Australia: a qualitative study. Human Reproduction. 35(3):660-668. DOI:10.1093/humrep/deaa005.

Stanzel K, Hammarberg K, Nguyen T & Fisher J (2020) ‘They should come forward with the information’: menopause‐related health literacy and health care experiences among Vietnamese‐born women in Melbourne, Australia. Ethnicity & Health. 31():1-16. DOI:10.1080/13557858.2020.1740176.

Iliodromiti S, Wang W, Lumsden MA, Hunter MS, Bell R, Mishra G & Hickey M (2020) Variation in menopausal vasomotor symptoms outcomes in clinical trials: a systematic review. BJOG: An International Journal of Obstetrics and Gynaecology. 127(3):320-333. DOI:10.1111/1471-0528.15990.

Stanzel K, Hammarberg K & Fisher J (2020) Not everybody is an internet person’: barriers for menopause‐related health literacy among immigrant women from the Horn of Africa nations. Health Promotion Journal of Australia. 32(S1):61-68. DOI:10.1002/hpja.326.

Cao S, Jones M, Tooth L & Mishra G (2020) The effect of premenstrual syndrome on postpartum depression: a systematic review and meta-analysis. Journal of Psychiatric Research. 121():82-90. DOI:10.1016/j.jpsychires.2019.11.010.

Copp T, Cvejic E, McCaffery K, Hersch J, Doust J, Mol BW, Dokras A, Mishra G & Jansen J (2020) Impact of a diagnosis of polycystic ovary syndrome on diet, physical activity and contraceptive use in young women: findings from the Australian Longitudinal Study of Women’s Health. Human Reproduction. 35(2):3994-403. DOI:10.1093/humrep/dez274.

Dobson A, Hockey R, Chan HW & Mishra G (2020) Flexible age-period-cohort modelling illustrated using obesity prevalence data. BMC Medical Research Methodology 20(16). DOI:10.1186/s12874-020-0904-8.

Hickey M, Rio I, Trainer A, Marino JL, Wrede CD & Peate M (2020) What information do healthcare professionals need to inform premenopausal women about risk-reducing salpingo- oophorectomy? Menopause. 27(1):20-25. DOI:10.1097/GME.0000000000001421.

2019

Holton S, Fisher J, Nguyen H, Brown W & Tran TD (2019) Pre‐pregnancy body mass index and the risk of antenatal depression and anxiety. Women and Birth. 32(6):e508‐e514. DOI:10.1016/j.wombi.2019.01.007. 

Stanzel K, Hammarberg K & Fisher J (2019) Primary health care providers’ attitudes and beliefs about the menopause‐related health care needs of women who have migrated from low‐ and middle‐income countries to Australia. Australian Journal of Primary Health. 26(1):88-94. DOI:10.1071/PY19132.

Zhu D, Chung HF, Annette J. Dobson AJ, Pandeya N, Giles GG, Bruinsma F, Brunner EJ, Kuh D, Hardy R, Avis NE, Gold EB, Derby CA, Matthews KA, Cade JE, Greenwood DC, Demakakos P, Brown DE, Sievert LL, Anderson D, Hayashi K, Lee JS, Mizunuma H, Tillin T, Simonsen MK, Adami HO, Weiderpass e & Mishra GD. (2019) Age at natural menopause and risk of incident cardiovascular disease: A pooled analysis of 15 studies. Lancet Public Health, 4(11), pp.e553- e564. DOI:10.1016/S2468-2667(19)30155-0.

Szabo RA, Marino JL & Hickey M (2019) Managing menopausal symptoms after cancer. Climacteric. 22(6):572-578. DOI:10.1080/13697137.2019.1646718.

Tran TD, Hammarberg K, Ryan J, Lowthian J, Freak‐Poli R, Owen A, Kirkman M, Curtis A, Rowe H, Brown H, Ward S, Britt C & Fisher J (2019) Mental health trajectories among women in Australia as they age. Aging & Mental Health. 23(7):887‐896. DOI:10.1080/13607863.2018.1474445.

Rees S, Fisher J, Steel Z, Mohsin M, Nadar N, Moussa B, Hassoun F, Yousif M, Krishna Y, Khalil B, Mugo J, Tay A, Klein L & Silove D (2019) Prevalence and Risk Factors of Major Depressive Disorder Among Women at Public Antenatal Clinics from Refugee, Conflict‐Affected, and Australian‐Born Backgrounds. JAMA Network Open. 2(5):e193442. DOI:10.1001/jamanetworkopen.2019.3442.

Hammarberg K, Holton S, Michelmore J, Fisher J & Hickey M (2019) Thriving in older age: A national survey of women in Australia. Maturitas. 122():60‐65. DOI:10.1016/j.maturitas.2019.01.011.

Buckley RF, Waller M, Masters CL & Dobson A (2019) To What Extent Does Age at Death Account for Sex Differences in Rates of Mortality From Alzheimer Disease? American Journal of Epidemiology, 188(7):1213-1223. DOI:10.1093/aje/kwz048.

Zhu D, Chung HF, Pandeya N, Dobson AJ, Hardy R, Kuh D, Brunner EJ, Bruinsma F, Giles GG, Demakakos P, Lee JS, Mizunuma H, Hayashi K, Adami HO, Weiderpass E & Mishra GD (2019) Premenopausal cardiovascular disease and age at natural menopause: a pooled analysis of over 170,000 women. European Journal of Epidemiology 34():235-246. DOI:10.1007/s10654-019-00490-w.

Holden L, Harris M, Hockey R, Ferrari A, Lee YY, Dobson AJ, Lee C (2019) Predictors of change in depressive symptoms over time: Results from the Australian Longitudinal Study on Women’s Health. Journal of Affective Disorders. 245(15):771-778. DOI:10.1016/j.jad.2018.11.076.

Fisher J & Kirkman M (2019) Contributing to optimal mental health for older women in Australia: A Report to Jean Hailes for Women’s Health of Research Funded by Liptember.

Adane A, Tooth L & Mishra G (2019) The role of offspring’s birthweight on the association between pre-pregnancy obesity and offspring’s childhood anthropometrics: a mediation analysis. Journal of Developmental Origins of Health and Disease. 10(5):570-577. DOI:10.1017/S2040174418001137.

2018

Chi LH, Beilin LJ, Burrows S, Huang, RC, Hickey M, Mori TA & Hart RJ (2018) Age at menarche and childhood body mass index as predictors of cardio-metabolic risk in young adulthood: A prospective cohort study. PLoS ONe. 13(12):e0209355. DOI:10.1371/journal.pone.0209355.

Adane A, Mishra G, Tooth L (2018) Maternal preconception weight trajectories, pregnancy complications and offspring childhood physical and cognitive development. Journal of Developmental Origins of Health and Disease 9(6):653–660. DOI:10.1017/S2040174418000570.

Adane AA, Dobson A, Tooth L, Mishra G (2018) Maternal preconception weight trajectories are associated with offsprings’ childhood obesity. International Journal of Obesity. 42(7):1265-1274. DOI: 10.1038/s41366-018-0078-1.

Hammarberg K (2018) How does being overweight affect my fertility? The Conversation, [Online] Available at https://theconversation.com/how-does-being-overweight-affect-my-fertility-95224.

Stanzel K, Hammarberg K & Fisher J (2018) Experiences of menopause, self‐management strategies for menopausal symptoms and perceptions of health care among immigrant women: a systematic review. Climacteric. 21(2):101-110. DOI: 10.1080/13697137.2017.1421922.

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Ageing

Tran TD, Hammarberg K, Ryan J, Lowthian J, Freak‐Poli R, Owen A, Kirkman M, Curtis A, Rowe H, Brown H, Ward S, Britt C & Fisher J (2019) Mental health trajectories among women in Australia as they age. Aging & Mental Health. 23(7):887‐896. DOI:10.1080/13607863.2018.1474445.

Hammarberg K, Holton S, Michelmore J, Fisher J & Hickey M (2019) Thriving in older age: A national survey of women in Australia. Maturitas 122():60‐65. DOI:10.1016/j.maturitas.2019.01.011.

Buckley RF, Waller M, Masters CL & Dobson A (2019) To What Extent Does Age at Death Account for Sex Differences in Rates of Mortality From Alzheimer Disease? American Journal of Epidemiology. 188(7):1213-1223. DOI:10.1093/aje/kwz048.

Cancer

Chung HF, Gete DG & Mishra GD (2021) Age at menopause and risk of lung cancer: A systematic review and meta-analysis. Maturitas. 153(2021):1-10. DOI: https://doi.org/10.1016/j.maturitas.2021.07.010.

Szabo RA, Marino JL & Hickey M (2019) Managing menopausal symptoms after cancer. Climacteric. 22(6):572-578. DOI:10.1080/13697137.2019.1646718.

Cardiovascular Health

Dam V, Dobson AJ, Onland-Moret NC, van der Schouw YT & Mishra GD (2020) Vasomotor menopausal symptoms and cardiovascular disease risk in midlife: A longitudinal study. Maturitas, 133():32-41. DOI:10.1016/j.maturitas.2019.12.011.

Zhu D, Chung HF, Annette J. Dobson AJ, Pandeya N, Giles GG, Bruinsma F, Brunner EJ, Kuh D, Hardy R, Avis NE, Gold EB, Derby CA, Matthews KA, Cade JE, Greenwood DC, Demakakos P, Brown DE, Sievert LL, Anderson D, Hayashi K, Lee JS, Mizunuma H, Tillin T, Simonsen MK, Adami HO, Weiderpass e & Mishra GD (2019) Age at natural menopause and risk of incident cardiovascular disease: A pooled analysis of 15 studies. Lancet Public Health. 4(11):e553- e564. DOI:10.1016/S2468-2667(19)30155-0.

Zhu D, Chung HF, Pandeya N, Dobson AJ, Hardy R, Kuh D, Brunner EJ, Bruinsma F, Giles GG, Demakakos P, Lee JS, Mizunuma H, Hayashi K, Adami HO, Weiderpass E & Mishra GD (2019) Premenopausal cardiovascular disease and age at natural menopause: a pooled analysis of over 170,000 women. European Journal of Epidemiology. 34():235-246. DOI:10.1007/s10654-019-00490-w.

Chi LH, Beilin LJ, Burrows S, Huang, RC, Hickey M, Mori TA & Hart RJ (2018) Age at menarche and childhood body mass index as predictors of cardio-metabolic risk in young adulthood: A prospective cohort study. PLoS ONE. 13(12):e0209355. DOI:10.1371/journal.pone.0209355.

COVID-19

Jayawardana D & Gannon B (2021) Use of telehealth mental health services during the COVID-19 pandemic. Australian Health Review. 45(4):442-446. DOI: 10.1071/AH20325.

Fisher J, Tran T, Hammarberg K, Nguyen H, Stocker R, Rowe H, Sastri J, Popplestone S & Kirkman M (2021) Quantifying the mental health burden of the most severe covid-19 restrictions: A natural experiment. Journal of Affective Disorders. 293():406-415. DOI: 10.1016/j.jad.2021.06.060.

Hammarberg K, Tran T, Kirkman M, Rowe H & Fisher J (2021) Preferred policy options to assist post-COVID-19 mental health recovery: A population study. Australian Journal of Public Administration. 80(3):424-434. DOI: 10.1111/1467-8500.12507.

Fisher JRW, Tran TD, Hammarberg K, Sastry J, Nguyen H, Rowe H, Popplestone S, Stocker R, Stubber R & Kirkman M (2020) Mental health of people in Australia in the first month of COVID-19 restrictions: a national survey. Medical Journal of Australia. 213(10):458-464. DOI: 10.5694/mja2.50831.

Hammarberg K, Tran T, Kirkman M & Fisher J (2020) Sex and age differences in clinically significant symptoms of depression and anxiety among people in Australia in the first month of COVID-19 restrictions: a notional survey. BMJ Open. 10(11):e042696. DOI: 10.1136/bmjopen-2020-042696

Owen AJ, Tran T, Hammarberg K, Kirkman M & Fisher JRW on behalf of the COVID-19 restrictions impact research group (2020) Poor appetite and overeating reported by adults in Australia during the coronavirus-19 disease pandemic: a population-based study. Public Health Nutrition. 24(2):275-281. DOI: 10.1017/S1368980020003833.

Culturally and Linguistically Diverse (CALD) Populations

Bandyopadhyay, M., Stanzel, K., Hammarberg, K., Hickey, M. and Fisher, J. (2022), Accessibility of web-based health information for women in midlife from culturally and linguistically diverse backgrounds or with low health literacy. Australian and New Zealand Journal of Public Health. 46: 269-274. DOI: 10.1111/1753-6405.13192

Bandyopadhyay, M. (2021) Gestational diabetes mellitus: a qualitative study of lived experiences of South Asian immigrant women and perspectives of their health care providers in Melbourne, Australia. BMC Pregnancy Childbirth. 21, 500. DOI: 10.1186/s12884-021-03981-5

Stanzel K, Hammarberg K, Nguyen T & Fisher J (2020) ‘They should come forward with the information’: menopause‐related health literacy and health care experiences among Vietnamese‐born women in Melbourne, Australia. Ethnicity & Health. 31():1-16. DOI:10.1080/13557858.2020.1740176.

Stanzel K, Hammarberg K & Fisher J (2020) Not everybody is an internet person’: barriers for menopause‐related health literacy among immigrant women from the Horn of Africa nations. Health Promotion Journal of Australia. 32(S1):61-68. DOI:10.1002/hpja.326.

Stanzel K, Hammarberg K & Fisher J (2019) Primary health care providers’ attitudes and beliefs about the menopause‐related health care needs of women who have migrated from low‐ and middle‐income countries to Australia. Australian Journal of Primary Health. 26(1):88-94. DOI:10.1071/PY19132.

Rees S, Fisher J, Steel Z, Mohsin M, Nadar N, Moussa B, Hassoun F, Yousif M, Krishna Y, Khalil B, Mugo J, Tay A, Klein L & Silove D (2019) Prevalence and Risk Factors of Major Depressive Disorder Among Women at Public Antenatal Clinics from Refugee, Conflict‐Affected, and Australian‐Born Backgrounds. JAMA Network Open. 2(5):e193442. DOI:10.1001/jamanetworkopen.2019.3442.

Stanzel K, Hammarberg K & Fisher J (2018) Experiences of menopause, self‐management strategies for menopausal symptoms and perceptions of health care among immigrant women: a systematic review. Climacteric. 21(2):101-110. DOI: 10.1080/13697137.2017.1421922.

Health Service Use

Wilson LF, Xu Z, Doust J, Mishra GD, Dobson AJ (2022). Associations of socioeconomic and health factors with dental non-attendance: A comparison of three cohorts of women. Community Dentistry and Oral Epidemiology. doi: 10.1111/cdoe.12776

Chung HF, Gete DG & Mishra GD (2021) Age at menopause and risk of lung cancer: A systematic review and meta-analysis. Maturitas. 153(2021):1-10. DOI: https://doi.org/10.1016/j.maturitas.2021.07.010.

Jayawardana D & Gannon B (2021) Use of telehealth mental health services during the COVID-19 pandemic. Australian Health Review. 45(4):442-446. DOI: 10.1071/AH20325.

Wilson LF, Xu Z, Mishra GD, Dobson AJ, and Doust, J (2020) Did changes to recommended testing criteria affect the rate of vitamin D testing among Australian women. Archives of Osteoporosis. 15 (1):162. DOI:10.1007/s11657-020-00840-2.

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Dobson AJ, Waller MJ, Hockey R, Dolja-Gore X, Forder PM & Byles JE (2020) Impact of dementia on health service use in the last two years of life for women with other chronic conditions. Journal of American Medical Directors Association. 21(11):1651-1657.  DOI:10.1016/j.jamda.2020.02.018.

Menopause

Xu Z, Chung HF, Dobson AJ, Wilson LF, Hickey M, Mishra GD (2022). Menopause, hysterectomy, menopausal hormone therapy and cause-specific mortality: cohort study of UK Biobank participants. Human Reproduction. deac137. doi: 10.1093/humrep/deac137.

Stanzel KA, Hammarberg K & Fisher J (2021). Challenges in menopausal care of immigrant women. Maturitas. 150: 49-60 DOI: 10.1016/j.maturitas.2021.05.008

Stanzel K, Hammarberg K, Nguyen T & Fisher J (2020) ‘They should come forward with the information’: menopause‐related health literacy and health care experiences among Vietnamese‐born women in Melbourne, Australia. Ethnicity & Health. 31():1-16. DOI:10.1080/13557858.2020.1740176.

Stanzel K, Hammarberg K & Fisher J (2020) Not everybody is an internet person’: barriers for menopause‐related health literacy among immigrant women from the Horn of Africa nations. Health Promotion Journal of Australia. 32(S1):61-68. DOI:10.1002/hpja.326.

Hickey M, Rio I, Trainer A, Marino JL, Wrede CD & Peate M (2020) What information do healthcare professionals need to inform premenopausal women about risk-reducing salpingo- oophorectomy? Menopause. 27(1):20-25. DOI:10.1097/GME.0000000000001421.

Stanzel K, Hammarberg K & Fisher J (2019) Primary health care providers’ attitudes and beliefs about the menopause‐related health care needs of women who have migrated from low‐ and middle‐income countries to Australia. Australian Journal of Primary Health. 26(1):88-94. DOI:10.1071/PY19132.

Zhu D, Chung HF, Annette J. Dobson AJ, Pandeya N, Giles GG, Bruinsma F, Brunner EJ, Kuh D, Hardy R, Avis NE, Gold EB, Derby CA, Matthews KA, Cade JE, Greenwood DC, Demakakos P, Brown DE, Sievert LL, Anderson D, Hayashi K, Lee JS, Mizunuma H, Tillin T, Simonsen MK, Adami HO, Weiderpass e & Mishra GD (2019) Age at natural menopause and risk of incident cardiovascular disease: A pooled analysis of 15 studies. Lancet Public Health. 4(11):e553- e564. DOI:10.1016/S2468-2667(19)30155-0.

Szabo RA, Marino JL & Hickey M (2019) Managing menopausal symptoms after cancer. Climacteric. 22(6):572-578. DOI:10.1080/13697137.2019.1646718.

Zhu D, Chung HF, Pandeya N, Dobson AJ, Hardy R, Kuh D, Brunner EJ, Bruinsma F, Giles GG, Demakakos P, Lee JS, Mizunuma H, Hayashi K, Adami HO, Weiderpass E & Mishra GD (2019) Premenopausal cardiovascular disease and age at natural menopause: a pooled analysis of over 170,000 women. European Journal of Epidemiology. 34():235-246. DOI:10.1007/s10654-019-00490-w.

Stanzel K, Hammarberg K & Fisher J (2018) Experiences of menopause, self‐management strategies for menopausal symptoms and perceptions of health care among immigrant women: a systematic review. Climacteric. 21(2):101-110. DOI: 10.1080/13697137.2017.1421922.

Mental Health

Chung HF, Gete DG & Mishra GD (2021) Age at menopause and risk of lung cancer: A systematic review and meta-analysis. Maturitas. 153(2021):1-10. DOI: https://doi.org/10.1016/j.maturitas.2021.07.010.

Jayawardana D & Gannon B (2021) Use of telehealth mental health services during the COVID-19 pandemic. Australian Health Review. 45(4):442-446. DOI: 10.1071/AH20325.

Fisher J, Tran T, Hammarberg K, Nguyen H, Stocker R, Rowe H, Sastri J, Popplestone S & Kirkman M (2021) Quantifying the mental health burden of the most severe covid-19 restrictions: A natural experiment. Journal of Affective Disorders. 293():406-415. DOI: 10.1016/j.jad.2021.06.060.

Stocker R, Tran T, Hammarberg K, Nguyen H, Rowe H, Fisher J (2021) Patient health questionnaire 9 (PHQ-9) and general anxiety disorder 7 (GAD-7) data contributed by 13,829 respondents to a national survey about COVID-19 restrictions in Australia. Psychiatry Research. 298():113792. DOI: 10.1016/j.psychres.2021.113792.

Hammarberg K, Tran T, Kirkman M, Rowe H & Fisher J (2021) Preferred policy options to assist post-COVID-19 mental health recovery: A population study. Australian Journal of Public Administration. 80(3):424-434. DOI: 10.1111/1467-8500.12507.

Tran TD, Hammarberg K, Kirkman M, Nguyen TM & Fisher J (2020) Alcohol use and mental health status during the first months of the COVID-19 pandemic in Australia. Journal of Affective Disorders. 227():810-813. DOI: 10.1016/j.jad.2020.09.012.

Fisher JRW, Tran TD, Hammarberg K, Sastry J, Nguyen H, Rowe H, Popplestone S, Stocker R, Stubber R & Kirkman M (2020) Mental health of people in Australia in the first month of COVID-19 restrictions: a national survey. Medical Journal of Australia. 213(10):458-464. DOI: 10.5694/mja2.50831.

Hammarberg K, Tran T, Kirkman M & Fisher J (2020) Sex and age differences in clinically significant symptoms of depression and anxiety among people in Australia in the first month of COVID-19 restrictions: a notional survey. BMJ Open. 10(11):e042696. DOI: 10.1136/bmjopen-2020-042696

Cao S, Jones M, Tooth L & Mishra G (2020) The effect of premenstrual syndrome on postpartum depression: a systematic review and meta-analysis. Journal of Psychiatric Research. 121():82-90. DOI:10.1016/j.jpsychires.2019.11.010.

Holton S, Fisher J, Nguyen H, Brown W & Tran TD (2019) Pre‐pregnancy body mass index and the risk of antenatal depression and anxiety. Women and Birth. 32(6):e508‐e514. DOI:10.1016/j.wombi.2019.01.007

Tran TD, Hammarberg K, Ryan J, Lowthian J, Freak‐Poli R, Owen A, Kirkman M, Curtis A, Rowe H, Brown H, Ward S, Britt C & Fisher J (2019) Mental health trajectories among women in Australia as they age. Aging & Mental Health. 23(7):887‐896. DOI:10.1080/13607863.2018.1474445.

Rees S, Fisher J, Steel Z, Mohsin M, Nadar N, Moussa B, Hassoun F, Yousif M, Krishna Y, Khalil B, Mugo J, Tay A, Klein L & Silove D (2019) Prevalence and Risk Factors of Major Depressive Disorder Among Women at Public Antenatal Clinics from Refugee, Conflict‐Affected, and Australian‐Born Backgrounds. JAMA Network Open. 2(5):e193442. DOI:10.1001/jamanetworkopen.2019.3442.

Holden L, Harris M, Hockey R, Ferrari A, Lee YY, Dobson AJ, Lee C (2019) Predictors of change in depressive symptoms over time: Results from the Australian Longitudinal Study on Women’s Health. Journal of Affective Disorders. 245(15):771-778. DOI:10.1016/j.jad.2018.11.076.

Fisher J & Kirkman M (2019) Contributing to optimal mental health for older women in Australia: A Report to Jean Hailes for Women’s Health of Research Funded by Liptember.

Polycystic Ovary Syndrome (PCOS)

Copp T, Muscat DM, Hersch J, McCaffery KJ, Doust J, Mol BW, Dokras A & Jansen J (2020) Clinicians’ perspectives on diagnosing polycystic ovary syndrome in Australia: a qualitative study. Human Reproduction. 35(3):660-668. DOI:10.1093/humrep/deaa005.

Copp T, Cvejic E, McCaffery K, Hersch J, Doust J, Mol BW, Dokras A, Mishra G & Jansen J (2020) Impact of a diagnosis of polycystic ovary syndrome on diet, physical activity and contraceptive use in young women: findings from the Australian Longitudinal Study of Women’s Health. Human Reproduction. 35(2):3994-403. DOI:10.1093/humrep/dez274.

Reproductive Health

Wilson LF, Mishra GD (2022). Associations of protective factors with physical function in women with a hysterectomy: A prospective Australian cohort study. Maturitas. 161:55-57. doi: 10.1016/j.maturitas.2022.02.006.

Liang C, Chung HF, Dobson AJ, Hayashi K, van der Schouw YT, Kuh D, Hardy R, Derby CA, EL Khoudary SR, Janssen I, Sandin S, Weiderpass E & Mishra GD (2022) Infertility, recurrent pregnancy loss, and risk of stroke: pooled analysis of individual patient data of 618 851 women. BMJ. 2022;377:e070603. DOI: 10.1136/bmj-2022-070603.

Anderson DJ, Chung HF, Seib CA, Dobson AJ, Kuh D, Brunner EJ, Crawford SL, Avis NE, Gold EB, Mitchell ES, Woods NF, Yoshizawa T & Mishra GD (2019) Obesity, smoking, and risk of vasomotor menopausal symptoms: a pooled analysis of eight cohort studies. American Journal of Obstetrics and Gynecology. 222(5):478.e1-478.e17. DOI: 10.1016/j.ajog.2019.10.103.

Dam V, Dobson AJ, Onland-Moret NC, van der Schouw YT & Mishra GD (2020) Vasomotor menopausal symptoms and cardiovascular disease risk in midlife: A longitudinal study. Maturitas, 133():32-41. DOI:10.1016/j.maturitas.2019.12.011.

Copp T, Muscat DM, Hersch J, McCaffery KJ, Doust J, Mol BW, Dokras A & Jansen J (2020) Clinicians’ perspectives on diagnosing polycystic ovary syndrome in Australia: a qualitative study. Human Reproduction. 35(3):660-668. DOI:10.1093/humrep/deaa005.

Iliodromiti S, Wang W, Lumsden MA, Hunter MS, Bell R, Mishra G & Hickey M (2020) Variation in menopausal vasomotor symptoms outcomes in clinical trials: a systematic review. BJOG: An International Journal of Obstetrics and Gynaecology 127(3):320-333. DOI:10.1111/1471-0528.15990.

Cao S, Jones M, Tooth L & Mishra G (2020) The effect of premenstrual syndrome on postpartum depression: a systematic review and meta-analysis. Journal of Psychiatric Research. 121():82-90. DOI:10.1016/j.jpsychires.2019.11.010.

Copp T, Cvejic E, McCaffery K, Hersch J, Doust J, Mol BW, Dokras A, Mishra G & Jansen J (2020) Impact of a diagnosis of polycystic ovary syndrome on diet, physical activity and contraceptive use in young women: findings from the Australian Longitudinal Study of Women’s Health. Human Reproduction. 35(2):3994-403. DOI:10.1093/humrep/dez274.

Holton S, Fisher J, Nguyen H, Brown W & Tran TD (2019) Pre‐pregnancy body mass index and the risk of antenatal depression and anxiety. Women and Birth. 32(6):e508‐e514. DOI:10.1016/j.wombi.2019.01.007. 

Chi LH, Beilin LJ, Burrows S, Huang, RC, Hickey M, Mori TA & Hart RJ (2018) Age at menarche and childhood body mass index as predictors of cardio-metabolic risk in young adulthood: A prospective cohort study. PLoS ONE. 13(12):e0209355. DOI:10.1371/journal.pone.0209355.

Adane A, Mishra G, Tooth L (2018) Maternal preconception weight trajectories, pregnancy complications and offspring childhood physical and cognitive development. Journal of Developmental Origins of Health and Disease. 9(6):653–660. DOI:10.1017/S2040174418000570.

Adane AA, Dobson A, Tooth L, Mishra G (2018) Maternal preconception weight trajectories are associated with offsprings’ childhood obesity. International Journal of Obesity. 42(7):1265-1274. DOI: 10.1038/s41366-018-0078-1.

Hammarberg K (2018) How does being overweight affect my fertility? The Conversation, [Online] Available at https://theconversation.com/how-does-being-overweight-affect-my-fertility-95224.

Smoking

Anderson DJ, Chung HF, Seib CA, Dobson AJ, Kuh D, Brunner EJ, Crawford SL, Avis NE, Gold EB, Mitchell ES, Woods NF, Yoshizawa T & Mishra GD (2019) Obesity, smoking, and risk of vasomotor menopausal symptoms: a pooled analysis of eight cohort studies. American Journal of Obstetrics and Gynecology. 222(5):478.e1-478.e17. DOI: 10.1016/j.ajog.2019.10.103.

Weight & Nutrition

Owen AJ, Tran T, Hammarberg K, Kirkman M & Fisher JRW on behalf of the COVID-19 restrictions impact research group (2020) Poor appetite and overeating reported by adults in Australia during the coronavirus-19 disease pandemic: a population-based study. Public Health Nutrition. 24(2):275-281. DOI: 10.1017/S1368980020003833.

Cameron AJ, Romaniuk H, Orellana L, Dallongeville J, Dobson AJ, Drygas W, Ferrario M, Ferrieres J, Giampaoli S, Gianfagna F, Iacoviello L, Jousilahti P, Kee F, Moitry M, Niiranen TJ, Pająk A, Palmieri L, Palosaari T, Satu M, Tamosiunas A, Thorand B, Toft U, Vanuzzo D, Salomaa V, Veronesi G, Wilsgaard T, Kuulasmaa K & Söderberg S (2020) The combined influence of waist and hip circumference on risk of death in a large cohort of European and Australian adults. Journal of the American Heart Association. 9(13). DOI:10.1161/JAHA.119.015189.

Anderson DJ, Chung HF, Seib CA, Dobson AJ, Kuh D, Brunner EJ, Crawford SL, Avis NE, Gold EB, Mitchell ES, Woods NF, Yoshizawa T & Mishra GD (2019) Obesity, smoking, and risk of vasomotor menopausal symptoms: a pooled analysis of eight cohort studies. American Journal of Obstetrics and Gynecology. 222(5):478.e1-478.e17. DOI: 10.1016/j.ajog.2019.10.103.

Dobson A, Hockey R, Chan HW & Mishra G (2020) Flexible age-period-cohort modelling illustrated using obesity prevalence data. BMC Medical Research Methodology. 20(16). DOI:10.1186/s12874-020-0904-8.

Holton S, Fisher J, Nguyen H, Brown W & Tran TD (2019) Pre‐pregnancy body mass index and the risk of antenatal depression and anxiety. Women and Birth. 32(6):e508‐e514. DOI:10.1016/j.wombi.2019.01.007

Chi LH, Beilin LJ, Burrows S, Huang, RC, Hickey M, Mori TA & Hart RJ (2018) Age at menarche and childhood body mass index as predictors of cardio-metabolic risk in young adulthood: A prospective cohort study. PLoS ONE. 13(12):e0209355. DOI:10.1371/journal.pone.0209355.

Adane A, Mishra G, Tooth L (2018) Maternal preconception weight trajectories, pregnancy complications and offspring childhood physical and cognitive development. Journal of Developmental Origins of Health and Disease. 9(6):653–660. DOI:10.1017/S2040174418000570.

Adane AA, Dobson A, Tooth L, Mishra G (2018) Maternal preconception weight trajectories are associated with offsprings’ childhood obesity. International Journal of Obesity. 42(7):1265-1274. DOI: 10.1038/s41366-018-0078-1.

Hammarberg K (2018) How does being overweight affect my fertility? The Conversation, [Online] Available at https://theconversation.com/how-does-being-overweight-affect-my-fertility-95224.

Adane A, Tooth L & Mishra G (2019) The role of offspring’s birthweight on the association between pre-pregnancy obesity and offspring’s childhood anthropometrics: a mediation analysis. Journal of Developmental Origins of Health and Disease. 10(5):570-577. DOI:10.1017/S2040174418001137.

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