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Researcher: Breslin, MC (Dr Monique Breslin)

Fields of Research

Cardiology (incl. Cardiovascular Diseases)
Mental Health
Central Nervous System
Clinical Sciences
Primary Health Care
Neurology and Neuromuscular Diseases
Educational Technology and Computing
Preventive Medicine
Aged Health Care
Community Child Health
Clinical Pharmacy and Pharmacy Practice
Health Policy

Research Objectives

Cardiovascular System and Diseases
Health Related to Ageing
Public Health (excl. Specific Population Health)
Evaluation of Health Outcomes
Mental Health Services
Behaviour and Health
School/Institution Policies and Development
Allied Health Therapies (excl. Mental Health Services)
Specific Population Health (excl. Indigenous Health)
Nervous System and Disorders
Women's Health
Child Health
Health Policy Evaluation

Career Best Publications

Research Publications

Age-dependent changes in blood pressure over consecutive office measurements: impact on hypertension diagnosis and implications for international guidelines; Journal of Hypertension
Chronic pain, pain severity and analgesia use in Australian women of reproductive age; Women and Birth
Concerns related to the nocebo effect; The Lancet
Effectiveness of blood pressure-lowering drug treatment by levels of absolute risk: post hoc analysis of the Australian National Blood Pressure Study; BMJ Open
Epothilone D accelerates disease progression in the SOD1G93A mouse model of amyotrophic lateral sclerosis; Neuropathology and Applied Neurobiology
Experience and beliefs of technology users at an Australian university: Keys to maximising e-learning potential; Australasian Journal of Educational Technology
Go home, sit less: the impact of home versus hospital rehabilitation environment on activity levels of stroke survivors; Archives of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation
Legacy effect of delayed blood pressure-lowering pharmacotherapy in middle-aged individuals stratified by absolute cardiovascular disease risk: Protocol for a systematic review; JMIR Research Protocols
Longitudinal associations between TV viewing and BMI not explained by the 'mindless eating' or 'physical activity displacement' hypotheses among adults; BMC Public Health
Medical, sensorimotor and cognitive factors associated with gait variability: a longitudinal population-based study; Frontiers in Aging Neuroscience
Population estimates and characteristics of Australians potentially eligible for bariatric surgery: findings from the 2011-13 Australian Health Survey; Australian Health Review
Sex differences in risk factors for aneurysmal subarachnoid haemorrhage: systematic review and meta-analysis; Journal of the Neurological Sciences
Short- and long-term association of lipid-lowering drug treatment and cardiovascular disease by estimated absolute risk in the Second Australian National Blood Pressure study; Journal of Clinical Lipidology
Skipping breakfast among 8-9 year old children is associated with teacher-reported but not objectively measured academic performance two years later; BMC Nutrition
Skipping breakfast among Australian children and adolescents; findings from the 2011-12 National Nutrition and Physical Activity Survey; Australian and New Zealand Journal of Public Health
Statin-associated muscle symptoms (SAMS) in primary prevention for cardiovascular disease in older adults: a protocol for a systematic review and meta-analysis of randomised controlled trials; BMJ Open
Systematic review of global functioning and quality of life in people with psychotic disorders; Epidemiology and Psychiatric Sciences
The impact of multiple sclerosis severity on health state utility values: Evidence from Australia; Multiple Sclerosis Journal
The prevalence of pain and analgesia use in the Australian population: Findings from the 2011 to 2012 Australian National Health Survey; Pharmacoepidemiology and Drug Safety
Trends of emergency department presentations with a mental health diagnosis by age, Australia, 2004-05 to 2016-17: a secondary data analysis; Emergency Medicine Australasia

Research Projects

Project title: Comparison of Cardiovascular Disease Prevention Guidelines between UK, US and Australia.

Research Candidate Supervision