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Researcher: Dennis, AE (Associate Professor Amanda Dennis)

Fields of Research

Obstetrics and gynaecology
Pathology (excl. oral pathology)
Nutritional science
Medical biochemistry - carbohydrates
Cancer diagnosis
Community child health
Health and community services

Research Objectives

Clinical health
Diagnosis of human diseases and conditions
Women's and maternal health
Disease distribution and transmission (incl. surveillance and response)
Rural and remote area health
Other health
Social structure and health

Career Best Publications

Research Publications

Analysis of emergency peripartum hysterectomy in Northern Tasmania; Australian Journal of Rural Health
D-Dimer levels at different stages of pregnancy in Australian women: A single centre study using two different immunoturbidimetric assays; Thrombosis Research
Fasting blood glucose predicts response to extended-release metformin in gestational diabetes mellitus; Australian and New Zealand Journal of Obstetrics and Gynaecology
Iron deficiency anaemia in pregnancy and postpartum: pathophysiology and effect of oral versus intravenous iron therapy
Obstetric and perinatal morbidity in northern Tasmanian Aboriginal population: a retrospective cohort study; Journal of Clinical and Diagnostic Research
Three-year follow-up of a randomised clinical trial of intravenous versus oral iron for anaemia in pregnancy; BMJ Open
Utility of antenatal clinical factors for prediction of postpartum outcomes in women with gestational diabetes mellitus (GDM); Australian & New Zealand Journal of Obstetrics & Gynaecology

Research Projects

A Pilot Study to Determine the Prevalence of Thyroid Disease and its Association with iron Deficiency Among Tasmanian Pregnant Women; Clifford Craig Foundation (CCFoundation)
The Tasmanian Gynaecological & Anal Neoplasia Study (TasGANS) (Northern Tasmania); Clifford Craig Foundation (CCFoundation)

Research Candidate Supervision