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Researcher: Scott, DS (Mr David Scott)

Fields of Research

Rheumatology and Arthritis
Geriatrics and Gerontology
Exercise Physiology
Epidemiology

Research Objectives

Skeletal System and Disorders (incl. Arthritis)
Health Related to Ageing
Nutrition
Health

Career Best Publications

Research Publications

A preliminary investigation of glucose metabolism in athletes after a downhill run; Australian Association for Exercise and Sports Science 2008 National Conference. Science and Nutrition in Exercise and Sport. From Research to Practice
A prospective study of the associations between 25-hydroxy-vitamin D, sarcopenia progression and physical activity in older adults; Clinical Endocrinology
Ambulatory Activity, Body Composition, and Lower-Limb Muscle Strength in Older Adults; Medicine and Science in Sports and Exercise
Ambulatory activity, nutrient intake and statin use as determinants of sarcopenia in community-dwelling older adults; International Association of Gerontology and Geriatrics World Congress
Assistive technologies to overcome sarcopenia in ageing; Maturitas
Associations Between Dietary Nutrient Intake and Muscle Mass and Strength in Community-Dwelling Older Adults: The Tasmanian Older Adult Cohort Study; American Geriatrics Society. Journal
Cross-sectional associations between leg strength, body composition and pedometer-determined ambulatory activity in older adults; Australian Association for Exercise and Sports Science 2008 National Conference. Science and Nutrition in Exercise and Sport. From Research to Practice
Longitudinal associations between dietary inflammatory index and musculoskeletal health in community-dwelling older adults; Clinical Nutrition
Prospective associations between ambulatory activity, body composition and muscle function in older adults; Scandinavian Journal of Medicine and Science in Sports
Prospective associations of low muscle mass and strength with health-related quality of life over 10-year in community-dwelling older adults; Experimental Gerontology
Prospective associations of osteosarcopenia and osteodynapenia with incident fracture and mortality over 10 years in community-dwelling older adults; Archives of Gerontology and Geriatrics
Prospective study of self-reported pain, radiographic osteoarthritis, sarcopenia progression, and falls risk in community-dwelling older adults; Arthritis Care & Research
Statin therapy, muscle function and falls risk in community-dwelling older adults; Q J M: Monthly Journal of The Association of Physicians
The relationship between objectively assessed physical activity and bone health in older adults differs by sex and is mediated by lean mass; Osteoporosis International

Research Projects

Research Candidate Supervision