Position

Academic Status
Hypertension/Cardiology

Publications

  • Stewart, J., Washbrook, E. and Tonkin, A. (2009). Moderate-to Low-Risk Patients: Management Recommendations. In FDR Hobbs, B Arroll, ed. Cardiovascular Risk Management. West Sussex, United Kingdom: Wiley Blackwell, pp. 28-33.
    [10.1002/9781444303353.ch4] [Scopus]
  • Clark, R., Coffee, N., Turner, D., Eckert, K., Smail, T., Stewart, S., et al. (2011). Can the Cardiac ARIA Index improve cardiac care for Australia's Indigenous population? In Heart, Lung and Circulation. Second CSANZ Indigenous Cardiovascular Health Conference. Alice Springs, Australia. Jun 2011, pp. s9-s10.
  • White, H.D., Tonkin, A.M., Simes, J., Stewart, R.A., Mann, K., Thompson, P.L., et al. (2014). Reply: The latest generation of troponin immunoassays: The "cholesterol" of the third millennium? Journal of The American College of Cardiology, 63(25) pp. 2884-2885.
    [10.1016/j.jacc.2014.03.041] [Scopus]
  • Briffa, T. and Tonkin, A.M. (2013). Put disease prevention first. Circulation, 128(6) pp. 573-575.
    [10.1161/CIRCULATIONAHA.113.004416] [Scopus]
  • Grimm, R., McNeil, J.J., Applegate, W.B., Beilin, L.J., Espinoza, S., Johnston, C.I., et al. (2013). Study design of ASPirin in Reducing Events in the Elderly (ASPREE): A randomized, controlled trial. Contemporary Clinical Trials, 36(2) pp. 555-564.
    [10.1016/j.cct.2013.09.014] [Scopus]
  • Chellappah, J., Tonkin, A.M., Gregg, M.E.D., de Courten, M. and Reid, C.M. (2012). School food environment and nutrition policies in Southern Metropolitan schools in Melbourne. Australian and New Zealand Journal of Public Health, 36(6) pp. 584.
    [10.1111/j.1753-6405.2012.00936.x] [Scopus]
  • Reid, C.M., Storey, E., Wong, T.Y., Woods, R.L., Tonkin, A.M., Wang, J.J., et al. (2012). Aspirin for the prevention of cognitive decline in the elderly: rationale and design of a neurovascular imaging study (ENVIS-ion) BMC Neurology, 12(3)
    [10.1186/1471-2377-12-3] [Scopus]
  • Tonkin, A.M. and Watts, G.F. (2012). Into the future: Diversifying lipid management. Lancet, 380(9858) pp. 1971-1974.
    [10.1016/S0140-6736(12)61888-1] [Scopus]
  • Watts, G.F., Sullivan, D., van Bockxmeer, F.M., Poplawski, N.K., Hamilton-Craig, I., Clifton, P.M., et al. (2012). A New Model of Care for Familial Hypercholesterolaemia: What is the Role of Cardiology? Heart, Lung and Circulation, 21(9) pp. 543-550.
    [10.1016/j.hlc.2012.04.010] [Scopus]
  • McNeil, J.J. and Tonkin, A.M. (2011). The MAGIC study and the gastrointestinal effects of low-dose aspirin : Editorial to: "prospective cohort study of gastrointestinal complications and vascular diseases in patients taking aspirin: Rationale and design of the MAGIC study" CARDIOVASCULAR DRUGS AND THERAPY, 25(6) pp. 503-504.
    [10.1007/s10557-011-6345-1] [Scopus]
  • Brown, A., Tonkin, A.M., White, H., Ridell, T., Brieger, D., Walsh, W., et al. (2010). The Cardiac Society Inaugural Cardiovascular Health Conference Conference Findings andWays Forward. Heart, Lung and Circulation, 19(5-6) pp. 264-268.
    [10.1016/j.hlc.2010.02.020]
  • Kritharides, L., Brown, A., Brieger, D., Ridell, T., Zeitz, C.J., Jeremy, R.W., et al. (2010). Recommendations Arising from the Inaugural CSANZ Conference on Indigenous Cardiovascular Health. Heart, Lung and Circulation, 19(5-6) pp. 269-272.
    [10.1016/j.hlc.2010.02.018 10.1016/j.hlc.2010.02.018 10.1016/j.hlc.2010.02.018]
  • Stewart, J., Washbrook, E. and Tonkin, A. (2010). An international perspective on cardiovascular risk management: Recommendations for moderate- to low-risk patients. Primary Care Cardiovascular Journal, 3(1) pp. 41-46.
    [10.3132/pccj.2009.063] [Scopus]
  • Kritharides, L., Brown, A.D.H., Brieger, D., Ridell, T., Zeitz, C.J., Jeremy, R.W., et al. (2010). Recommendations Arising from the Inaugural CSANZ Conference on Indigenous Cardiovascular Health. Heart, Lung and Circulation, 19(5-6) pp. 269-272.
    [10.1016/j.hlc.2010.02.018] [Scopus]
  • Kritharides, L., Brown, A.D.H., Brieger, D., Ridell, T., Zeitz, C.J., Jeremy, R.W., et al. (2010). Overview and Determinants of Cardiovascular Disease in Indigenous Populations. Heart, Lung and Circulation, 19(5-6) pp. 337-343.
    [10.1016/j.hlc.2010.02.017] [Scopus]
  • MacDonald, I.L., Sharpe, N. and Tonkin, A.M. (2009). Cardiovascular disease in Australia and New Zealand: Early origins, ethnic disparities, opportunities. European Heart Journal, 30(7) pp. 746-747.
    [10.1093/eurheartj/ehp083] [Scopus]
  • Tonkin, A.M., Beauchamp, A. and Stevenson, C.E. (2009). The importance of extinguishing secondhand smoke. Circulation, 120(4) pp. 1339-1341.
    [10.1161/CIRCULATIONAHA.109.894758] [Scopus]
  • Tonkin, A.M., Boyden, A. and Colagiuri, S. (2009). Maximising the effectiveness and cost-effectiveness of cardiovascular disease prevention in the general population. Medical Journal of Australia, 191(6) pp. 300-302.
    [Scopus]
  • Woods, R.L., Tonkin, A.M., Nelson, M.R., Britt, H. and Reid, C.M. (2009). Should aspirin be used for the primary prevention of cardiovascular disease in people with diabetes? Medical Journal of Australia, 190(11) pp. 614-615.
    [Scopus]
  • Woods, R.L., Nelson, M.R., Tonkin, A.M. and Reid, C.M. (2009). In reply. Medical Journal of Australia, 191(6) pp. 356-357.
    [Scopus] [Web Link] [Web Link]
  • Brown, A., Walsh, W., Lea, T. and Tonkin, A.M. (2005). What Becomes of the Broken Hearted? Coronary Heart Disease as a Paradigm of Cardiovascular Disease and Poor Health Among Indigenous Australians. Heart, Lung and Circulation, 14(3) pp. 158-162.
    [Scopus]
  • Bunker, S., Tonkin, A.M., Hickie, I., Colquhoun, D., Heistaro, S.M. and Dunbar, J.A. (2005). Epidemiologists and researchers continue to overlook the obvious. British Medical Journal, 331(7521)
  • Jureidini, J.N. and Tonkin, A.M. (2003). Paroxetine in major depression (Letter to Editor) J. Am. Acad. Child Adolescent Psychiatry. 42 pp. 514-515.
    [10.1097/01.CHI.0000046825.95464.DA]
  • Patel, A., Cass, A., Peiris, D.P., Usherwood, T., Brown, A., Jan, S., et al. (2015). A pragmatic randomized trial of a polypill-based strategy to improve use of indicated preventive treatments in people at high cardiovascular disease risk. European Journal of Preventive Cardiology, 22(7) pp. 920-930.
    [10.1177/2047487314530382]
  • Hudson, H.M., Lo, S., Simes, J., Tonkin, A.M. and Heritier, S. (2014). Semiparametric methods for multistate survival models in randomised trials. STATISTICS IN MEDICINE, 33(10) pp. 1621-1645.
    [10.1002/sim.6060] [Scopus]
  • Hopper, I., Samuel, R.A., Hayward, C.S., Tonkin, A.M. and Krum, H. (2014). Can medications be safely withdrawn in patients with stable chronic heart failure? systematic review and meta-analysis. JOURNAL OF CARDIAC FAILURE, 20(7) pp. 522-532.
    [10.1016/j.cardfail.2014.04.013] [Scopus]
  • Zoungas, S., Curtis, A.J., Tonkin, A.M. and McNeil, J.J. (2014). Statins in the elderly: An answered question? Current Opinion in Cardiology, 29(4) pp. 372-380.
    [10.1097/HCO.0000000000000082] [Scopus]
  • Zoungas, S., Curtis, A.J., McNeil, J.J. and Tonkin, A.M. (2014). Treatment of dyslipidemia and cardiovascular outcomes: The journey so far - Is this the end for statins? Clinical Pharmacology and Therapeutics, 96(2) pp. 192-205.
    [10.1038/clpt.2014.86] [Scopus]
  • White, H.D., Tonkin, A.M., Simes, J., Stewart, R.A., Mann, K., Thompson, P.L., et al. (2014). Association of contemporary sensitive troponin i levels at baseline and change at 1 year with long-term coronary events following myocardial infarction or unstable angina: Results from the LIPID study. Journal of The American College of Cardiology, 63(4) pp. 345-354.
    [10.1016/j.jacc.2013.08.1643] [Scopus]
  • Tonkin, A. and Byrnes, A. (2014). Treatment of dyslipidemia. F1000 Prime Reports, 6
    [10.12703/P6-17] [Scopus]
  • Teng, T.K., Williams, T., Bremner, A.P., Tohira, H., Franklin, P.J., Tonkin, A.M., et al. (2014). A systematic review of air pollution and incidence of out-of-hospital cardiac arrest. Journal of Epidemiology and Community Health, 68(1) pp. 37-43.
    [10.1136/jech-2013-203116] [Scopus]
  • Straney, L., Finn, J., Dennekamp, M.N., Bremner, A.P., Tonkin, A.M. and Jacobs, I. (2014). Evaluating the impact of air pollution on the incidence of out-of-hospital cardiac arrest in the Perth Metropolitan Region: 2000-2010. Journal of Epidemiology and Community Health, 68(1) pp. 6-12.
    [10.1136/jech-2013-202955] [Scopus]
  • Glasziou, P., Irwig, L.M., Kirby, A., Tonkin, A.M. and Simes, R.J. (2014). Which lipid measurement should we monitor? An analysis of the LIPID study. BMJ Open, 4(2)
    [10.1136/bmjopen-2013-003512] [Scopus]
  • Funke-Kaiser, A., Mann, K., Colquhoun, D., Zeller, T., Hunt, D., Simes, J., et al. (2014). Midregional proadrenomedullin and its change predicts recurrent major coronary events and heart failure in stable coronary heart disease patients: The LIPID study. International Journal of Cardiology, 172(2) pp. 411-418.
    [10.1016/j.ijcard.2014.01.064] [Scopus]
  • Jelinek, M., Santamaria, J.D., Best, J.D., Thompson, D.R., Tonkin, A.M. and Vale, M. (2014). Reversing social disadvantage in secondary prevention of coronary heart disease. International Journal of Cardiology, 171(3) pp. 346-350.
    [10.1016/j.ijcard.2013.12.022] [Scopus]
  • Driscoll, A., Tonkin, A.M., Stewart, A.G., Worrall-Carter, L., Thompson, D.R., Riegel, B.J., et al. (2013). Complexity of management and health outcomes in a prospective cohort study of 573 heart failure patients in Australia: Does more equal less? Journal of Clinical Nursing, 22(11-12) pp. 1629-1638.
    [10.1111/jocn.12073] [Scopus]
  • Driscoll, A., Beltrame, J.F., Beauchamp, A., Morgan, C., Weekes, A. and Tonkin, A.M. (2013). Reducing risk in coronary artery disease. Are Australian patients in general practice achieving targets? The coronary artery disease in general practice study (CADENCE) Internal Medicine Journal, 43(5) pp. 526-531.
    [10.1111/j.1445-5994.2012.02929.x] [Scopus]
  • Boekholdt, S.M., Arsenault, B.J., Hovingh, G.K., Mora, S., Pedersen, T., LaRosa, J.C., et al. (2013). Levels and changes of HDL cholesterol and apolipoprotein A-I in relation to risk of cardiovascular events among statin-treated patients: A meta-analysis. Circulation, 128(14) pp. 1504-1512.
    [10.1161/CIRCULATIONAHA.113.002670] [Scopus]
  • Nestel, P., Barnes, E.H., Tonkin, A.M., Simes, J., Fournier, M., White, H.D., et al. (2013). Plasma lipoprotein(a) concentration predicts future coronary and cardiovascular events in patients with stable coronary heart disease. Arteriosclerosis Thrombosis and Vascular Biology, 33(12) pp. 2902-2908.
    [10.1161/ATVBAHA.113.302479] [Scopus]
  • Krum, H., Forbes, A., Yallop, J., Driscoll, A., Croucher, J., Chan, B., et al. (2013). Telephone support to rural and remote patients with heart failure: The Chronic Heart failure Assessment by Telephone (CHAT) study. Cardiovascular Therapeutics, 31(4) pp. 230-237.
    [10.1111/1755-5922.12009] [Scopus]
  • Hussain, S., Oldenburg, B., Wang, Y., Zoungas, S. and Tonkin, A. (2013). Assessment of cardiovascular disease risk in South Asian populations. International Journal of Vascular Medicine, 23(786801)
    [10.1155/2013/786801] [Scopus]
  • White, H.D., Simes, J., Stewart, R.A., Blankenberg, S., Barnes, E.H., Marschner, I.C., et al. (2013). Changes in lipoprotein-Associated phospholipase A2 activity predict coronary events and partly account for the treatment effect of pravastatin: results from the Long-Term Intervention with Pravastatin in Ischemic Disease study. Journal of the American Heart Association, 2(5)
    [10.1161/JAHA.113.000360] [Scopus]
  • Coffee, N., Turner, D., Clark, R., Eckert, K., Coombe, D., Hugo, G., et al. (2012). Measuring national accessibility to cardiac services using geographic information systems. Applied Geography, 34 pp. 445-455.
    [10.1016/j.apgeog.2012.01.007] [Scopus]
  • Clark, R., Coffee, N., Turner, D., Eckert, K., van Gaans, D., Wilkinson, D., et al. (2012). Application of geographic modeling techniques to quantify spatial access to health services before and after an acute cardiac event: The Cardiac Accessibility and Remoteness Index for Australia (ARIA) Project. Circulation, 125(16) pp. 2006-2014.
    [10.1161/CIRCULATIONAHA.111.083394] [Scopus]
  • Chellappah, J., Tonkin, A., Gregg, M. and Reid, C. (2012). A Pilot Study of Effects of Fruit Intake on Cardiovascular Risk Factors in Children. Infant, Child and Adolescent Nutrition, 4(6) pp. 348-354.
    [10.1177/1941406412451996] [Scopus]
  • Boekholdt, S.M., Arsenault, B.J., Mora, S., Pedersen, T., LaRosa, J.C., Nestel, P., et al. (2012). Association of LDL cholesterol, non-HDL cholesterol, and apolipoprotein B levels with risk of cardiovascular events among patients treated with statins: A meta-analysis. JAMA-Journal of The American Medical Association, 307(12) pp. 1302-1309.
    [10.1001/jama.2012.366] [Scopus]
  • Kiropoulos, L.A., Meredith, I.T., Tonkin, A.M., Clarke, D., Antonis, P. and Plunkett, J.C. (2012). Increased Psychosocial Stress in Greek-Born Immigrants Compared to Anglo-Australians with Coronary Heart Disease: The Healthy Heart, Healthy Mind Study. Heart, Lung and Circulation, 21(12) pp. 794-802.
    [10.1016/j.hlc.2012.07.018] [Scopus]
  • Tonkin, A.M., Hunt, D., Voysey, M., Kesaniemi, A.Y., Hamer, A.W., Waites, J.H., et al. (2012). Effects of fenofibrate on cardiovascular events in patients with diabetes, with and without prior cardiovascular disease: The Fenofibrate Intervention and Event Lowering in Diabetes (FIELD) study. American Heart Journal, 163(3) pp. 508-514.
    [10.1016/j.ahj.2011.12.004] [Scopus]
  • Roberts, M.A., Pilmore, H.L., Tonkin, A.M., Garg, A.X., Pascoe, E.M., Badve, S.V., et al. (2012). Challenges in blood pressure measurement in patients treated with maintenance hemodialysis. American Journal of Kidney Diseases, 60(3) pp. 463-472.
    [10.1053/j.ajkd.2012.04.026] [Scopus]
  • Ranasinghe, I., Turnbull, F., Tonkin, A., Clark, R., Coffee, N. and Brieger, D. (2012). Comparative effectiveness of population interventions to improve access to reperfusion for ST-segment-elevation myocardial infarction in Australia. Circulation: Cardiovascular Quality and Outcomes, 5(4) pp. 429-436.
    [10.1161/CIRCOUTCOMES.112.965111] [Scopus]
  • Peiris, D.P., Brown, A., Howard, M.P., Rickards, B.A., Tonkin, A.M., Ring, I.T., et al. (2012). Building better systems of care for Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people: Findings from the Kanyini health systems assessment. BMC Health Services Research, 12(1) pp. Article 369.
    [10.1186/1472-6963-12-369] [Scopus]
  • Nelson, M.R., Ramsay, E.N., Ryan, P., Willson, K., Tonkin, A.M., Wing, L.M., et al. (2012). A score for the prediction of cardiovascular events in the hypertensive aged. American Journal of Hypertension, 25(2) pp. 190-194.
    [10.1038/ajh.2011.192] [Scopus]
  • Mihaylova, B., Emberson, J., Blackwell, L., Keech, A.C., Simes, J., Barnes, E.H., et al. (2012). The effects of lowering LDL cholesterol with statin therapy in people at low risk of vascular disease: Meta-analysis of individual data from 27 randomised trials. Lancet, 380(9841) pp. 581-590.
    [10.1016/S0140-6736(12)60367-5] [Scopus]
  • Linden, M.D., Tran, H.A., Woods, R.L. and Tonkin, A.M. (2012). High platelet reactivity and antiplatelet therapy resistance. Seminars in Thrombosis and Hemostasis, 38(2) pp. 200-212.
    [10.1055/s-0032-1301417] [Scopus]
  • Kiropoulos, L.A., Meredith, I.T., Tonkin, A.M., Clarke, D., Antonis, P. and Plunkett, J.C. (2012). Psychometric properties of the cardiac depression scale in patients with coronary heart disease. BMC Psychiatry, 12(216)
    [10.1186/1471-244X-12-216] [Scopus]
  • Ashton, E.L., Windebank, E., Skiba, M.A., Reid, C.M., Schneider, H., Rosenfeldt, F.L., et al. (2011). Why did high-dose rosuvastatin not improve cardiac remodeling in chronic heart failure? Mechanistic insights from the UNIVERSE study. International Journal of Cardiology, 146(3) pp. 404-407.
    [10.1016/j.ijcard.2009.12.028] [Scopus]
  • Astley, C., Tonkin, A.M., Mahar, L.J., Davidson, P., Boyden, A., Brieger, D., et al. (2011). Clinical effectiveness in everyday practice: improving outcomes for all patients through a national acute coronary syndrome data collaborative. Internal Medicine Journal, 41(2) pp. 206-210.
    [10.1111/j.1445-5994.2010.02415.x] [Scopus]
  • Badve, S.V., Roberts, M.A., Hawley, C.M., Cass, A., Garg, A.X., Krum, H., et al. (2011). Effects of beta-adrenergic antagonists in patients with chronic kidney disease: A systematic review and meta-analysis. Journal of The American College of Cardiology, 58(11) pp. 1152-1161.
    [10.1016/j.jacc.2011.04.041] [Scopus]
  • Beauchamp, A., Tonkin, A.M., Kelsall, H.L., Sundararajan, V., English, D., Sundaresan, L., et al. (2011). Validation of de-identified record linkage to ascertain hospital admissions in a cohort study. BMC Medical Research Methodology, 11(42)
    [10.1186/1471-2288-11-42] [Scopus]
  • Briffa, T., Hobbs, M.S.T., Tonkin, A.M., Sanfilippo, F.M., Hickling, S.C., Ridout, S.C., et al. (2011). Population trends of recurrent coronary heart disease event rates remain high. Circulation: Cardiovascular Quality and Outcomes, 4(1) pp. 107-113.
    [10.1161/CIRCOUTCOMES.110.957944] [Scopus]
  • Peeters, A., Nusselder, W.J., Stevenson, C.E., Boyko, E.J., Moon, L. and Tonkin, A.M. (2011). Age-specific trends in cardiovascular mortality rates in the Netherlands between 1980 and 2009. EUROPEAN JOURNAL OF EPIDEMIOLOGY, 26(5) pp. 369-373.
    [10.1007/s10654-011-9546-9] [Scopus]
  • Watts, G.F., Sullivan, D., Poplawski, N.K., van Bockxmeer, F.M., Hamilton-Craig, I., Clifton, P.M., et al. (2011). Familial hypercholesterolaemia: A model of care for Australasia. Atherosclerosis Supplements, 12(2) pp. 221-263.
    [10.1016/j.atherosclerosissup.2011.06.001] [Scopus]
  • Driscoll, A., Worrall-Carter, L., Hare, D., Davidson, P., Riegel, B., Tonkin, A., et al. (2011). Evidence-based chronic heart-failure management programmes: Reality or myth? BMJ Quality and Safety, 20(1) pp. 31-37.
    [10.1136/bmjqs.2008.028035] [Web Link]
  • Driscoll, A., Tonkin, A.M., Stewart, A.G., Thompson, D.R., Worrall-Carter, L., Riegel, B.J., et al. (2011). Development of an evidence-based scoring system (HF-IS) to assess the quality of heart failure programmes for patients postdischarge from hospital. Journal of Clinical Nursing, 20(21-22) pp. 3011-3019.
    [10.1111/j.1365-2702.2010.03687.x] [Scopus]
  • Driscoll, A., Krum, H., Wolfe, R. and Tonkin, A.M. (2011). Nurse-led titration of ?-adrenoreceptor blocking agents in chronic heart failure patients in the community. JOURNAL OF CARDIAC FAILURE, 17(3) pp. 224-230.
    [10.1016/j.cardfail.2010.10.010] [Scopus]
  • Driscoll, A., Beauchamp, A., Lyubomirsky, G., Demos, L.L., McNeil, J.J. and Tonkin, A.M. (2011). Suboptimal management of cardiovascular risk factors in coronary heart disease patients in primary care occurs particularly in women. Internal Medicine Journal, 41(10) pp. 730-736.
    [10.1111/j.1445-5994.2011.02534.x] [Scopus]
  • Chen, L., Magliano, D., Balkau, B., Wolfe, R., Brown, L., Tonkin, A.M., et al. (2011). Maximizing efficiency and cost-effectiveness of Type 2 diabetes screening: The AusDiab study. Diabetic Medicine, 28(4) pp. 414-423.
    [10.1111/j.1464-5491.2010.03188.x] [Scopus]
  • Briffa, T., Nedkoff, L.J., Peeters, A., Tonkin, A.M., Hung, J., Ridout, S.C., et al. (2011). Discordant age and sex-specific trends in the incidence of a first coronary heart disease event in Western Australia from 1996 to 2007. Heart, 97(5) pp. 400-404.
    [10.1136/hrt.2010.210138] [Scopus]
  • Harriss, L., Ajani, A.E., Hunt, D., Shaw, J.A., Chambers, B.R., Dewey, H.M., et al. (2011). Accuracy of national mortality codes in identifying adjudicated cardiovascular deaths. Australian and New Zealand Journal of Public Health, 35(5) pp. 466-476.
    [10.1111/j.1753-6405.2011.00739.x] [Scopus]
  • Tonkin, A.M. and Chen, L. (2010). Effects of combination lipid therapy in the management of patients with type 2 diabetes mellitus in the Action to Control Cardiovascular Risk in Diabetes (ACCORD) trial. Circulation, 122(8) pp. 850-852.
    [10.1161/CIRCULATIONAHA.110.960112] [Scopus]
  • White, H., Walsh, W., Brown, A., Ridell, T., Tonkin, A.M., Jeremy, R.W., et al. (2010). Rheumatic Heart Disease in Indigenous Populations. Heart, Lung and Circulation, 19 pp. 273-281.
    [10.1016/j.hlc.2010.02.019]
  • White, H.D., Walsh, W.F., Brown, A.D.H., Ridell, T., Tonkin, A.M., Jeremy, R.W., et al. (2010). Rheumatic Heart Disease in Indigenous Populations. Heart, Lung and Circulation, 19(5-6) pp. 273-281.
    [10.1016/j.hlc.2010.02.019] [Scopus]
  • Barr, E.L.M., Cameron, A.J., Balkau, B., Zimmet, P., Welborn, T.A., Tonkin, A.M., et al. (2010). HOMA insulin sensitivity index and the risk of all-cause mortality and cardiovascular disease events in the general population: The Australian Diabetes, Obesity and Lifestyle Study (AusDiab) study. Diabetologia, 53(1) pp. 79-88.
    [10.1007/s00125-009-1588-0] [Scopus]
  • Beauchamp, A., Peeters, A., Tonkin, A.M. and Turrell, G. (2010). Best practice for prevention and treatment of cardiovascular disease through an equity lens: A review. European Journal of Cardiovascular Prevention and Rehabilitation, 17(5) pp. 599-606.
    [10.1097/HJR.0b013e328339cc99] [Scopus]
  • Beauchamp, A., Peeters, A., Wolfe, R., Turrell, G., Harriss, L., Giles, G., et al. (2010). Inequalities in cardiovascular disease mortality: the role of behavioural, physiological and social risk factors. Journal of Epidemiology and Community Health, 64(6) pp. 542-548.
    [10.1136/jech.2009.094516] [Scopus]
  • Beauchamp, A., Tonkin, A., Peeters, A., Wolfe, R., Turrell, G., Harriss, L., et al. (2010). Associations among smoking status, lifestyle and lipoprotein subclasses. Journal of Clinical Lipidology, 4(6) pp. 522-530.
    [10.1016/j.jacl.2010.09.003] [Scopus]
  • Brown, A., Brieger, D., Tonkin, A.M., White, H., Walsh, W., Riddell, T., et al. (2010). Coronary disease in indigenous populations: summary from the CSANZ indigenous Cardiovascular Health Conference. Heart, Lung and Circulation, 19(5-6) pp. 299-305.
    [10.1016/j.hlc.2010.02.022]
  • Brown, A.D.H., Brieger, D., Tonkin, A.M., White, H.D., Walsh, W.F., Ridell, T., et al. (2010). Coronary Disease in Indigenous Populations: Summary from the CSANZ Indigenous Cardiovascular Health Conference. Heart, Lung and Circulation, 19(5-6) pp. 299-305.
    [10.1016/j.hlc.2010.02.022] [Scopus]
  • Cameron, A.J., Sicree, R.A., Zimmet, P., Alberti, K.G.M.M., Tonkin, A.M., Balkau, B., et al. (2010). Cut-points for waist circumference in Europids and South Asians. Obesity, 18(10) pp. 2039-2046.
    [10.1038/oby.2009.455] [Scopus]
  • Chen, L., Magliano, D., Balkau, B., Colagiuri, S., Zimmet, P., Tonkin, A.M., et al. (2010). AUSDRISK: An Australian Type 2 Diabetes Risk Assessment Tool based on demographic, lifestyle and simple anthropometric measures. Medical Journal of Australia, 192(4) pp. 197-202.
    [Scopus]
  • Cui, J.S., Forbes, A., Kirby, A., Marschner, I.C., Simes, J., Hunt, D., et al. (2010). Semi-parametric risk prediction models for recurrent cardiovascular events in the LIPID study. BMC Medical Research Methodology, 10(27)
    [10.1186/1471-2288-10-27] [Scopus]
  • Dennekamp, M.N., Akram, M., Abramson, M.J., Tonkin, A.M., Sim, M., Fridman, M., et al. (2010). Outdoor air pollution as a trigger for out-of-hospital cardiac arrests. Epidemiology, 21(4) pp. 494-500.
    [10.1097/EDE.0b013e3181e093db] [Scopus]
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