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Researcher: Fryer, JL (Ms Jayne Fryer)

Fields of Research

Epidemiology
Cancer genetics
Geriatrics and gerontology
Health informatics and information systems
Health services and systems
Applied statistics
Preventative health care
Neurology and neuromuscular diseases
Central nervous system
Nutrition and dietetics

Research Objectives

Clinical health
Health related to ageing
Disease distribution and transmission (incl. surveillance and response)
Other health
Diagnosis of human diseases and conditions
Neonatal and child health
Behaviour and health
Preventive medicine
Nutrition

Career Best Publications

Research Publications

A meta-analysis of sex differences in osteoarthritis prevalence; International Journal of Sex Differences in Health, Disease and Aging
A Meta-analysis of Sex Differences in Osteoarthritis: 1. Prevalence; XX vs. XY
A meta-analysis of sex differences prevalence, incidence and severity of osteoarthritis; Osteoarthritis and Cartilage
Association between dietary fat and skin cancer in an Australian population using case-control and cohort study designs; BMC Cancer
Calcium supplementation for improving bone mineral density in children; Cochrane Database of Systematic Reviews
Calcium supplementation for improving bone mineral density in children; Cochrane Database of Systematic Reviews
Calcium supplements in healthy children do not affect weight gain, height, or body composition; Obesity
Cancer in Tasmania Part 1: Incidence and Mortality 1980-1999
Cancer in Tasmania Part 2: Incidence by Geographic Area
Cancer in Tasmania: incidence and mortality 2001
Cancer in Tasmania: incidence and mortality 2002
Effect of MELANOTAN1, [Nle4 , D-Phe7 ]-a-MSH, on melanin synthesis in humans with MC1R variant alleles; Peptides
Effects of calcium supplementation on bone density in healthy children:meta-analysis of randomised controlled trials; British Medical Journal
Estimating effects for non-linearly scaled covariates in regression models with a linear link function: demonstration with Stata and SAS; Australasian Epidemiologist
Estimating effects for non-linearly scaled covariates in regression models with a non-linear link function: demonstration with Stata and SAS; Australasian Epidemiologist
Evaluating the use of a portable ultrasound machine to quantify intima-media thickness and flow-mediated dilatation: Agreement between measurements from two ultrasound machines; Ultrasound in Medicine and Biology
Outliers and outsiders in skewed-up distribution; Australasian Epidemiology
Parental exercise is associated with Australian children's extracurricular sports participation and cardiorespiratory fitness: a cross-sectional study; International Journal of Behavioral Nutrition and Physical Activity
Prostate Cancer Sun Exposure and Genes Modifying Risk; 11th International Congress of Human Genetics
Prostate Cancer: Sun Exposure and Genes Modifying Risk; American Society of Human Genetics Conference
The association between non-melanoma skin cancer and osteoporotic fractures a population-based record linkage study; Osteoporosis International
The lack of effect of isoflavones on high-density lipoprotein cholesterol concentrations in adolescent boys: a 6-week randomised trial; Public Health Nutrition
The prevalence and demographic distribution of treated epilepsy: a community-based study in Tasmania, Australia; Acta Neurologica Scandinavica
The Tasmanian Epilepsy Register - A Community-Based Cohort: Background and methodology for patient recruitment from the Australian national prescription database; Neuroepidemiology
The validity of brief screening cognitive instruments in the diagnosis of cognitive impairment and dementia after first-ever stroke; International Psychogeriatrics
The validity of screening cognitive instruments in diagnosing cognitive impairment and dementia after first-ever stroke; Internal Medicine Journal
Two-stage cluster samples; Australasian Epidemiologist

Research Projects

Research Candidate Supervision