The Mary MacKillop Institute for Health Research aims to identify critical gaps within community and healthcare services, with an explicit goal to improve health outcomes (and a focus on vulnerable groups) via innovative individual, community and health service-focused programs.

Collaborating on projects nationally and internationally, The MacKillop invests in people and communities across Australia and beyond its borders.

Through research that responds to real needs, researchers are working to improve the well-being of people locally and globally so that they can lead full, healthy lives.

Follow

Submissions from 2016

PDF

Efficacy and safety of novel oral anticoagulants in patients with atrial fibrillation and heart failure: A meta-analysis, Gianluigi Savarese, Robert P. Giugliano, Giuseppe M.C. Rosano, John McMurray, Giulia Magnani, Gerasimos S. Filippatos, Santo Dellegrottaglie, Lars H. Lund, Bruno Trimarco, and Pasquale Perrone-Filardi

PDF

Initiating sacubitril/valsartan (LCZ696) in heart failure: Results of TITRATION, a double-blind, randomized comparison of two uptitration regimens, Michele Senni, John J. V. McMurray, Rolf Wachter, Hugh F. McIntyre, Antonio Reyes, Ivan Majercak, Peter Andreka, Nina Shehova-Yankova, Inder S. Anand, Mehmet B. Yilmaz, Harinder Gogia, Manuel Martinez-Selles, Steffen Fischer, Zsolt Zilahi, Franco Cosmi, Valeri Gelev, Enrique Galve, Juanjo J. Gómez-Doblas, Jan Nociar, Maria Radomska, Beata Sokolova, Maurizio Volterrani, Arnab Sarkar, Bernard Reimund, Fabian Chen, and Alan Charney

PDF

Exercise prescription for the older population: The interactions between physical activity, sedentary time, and adequate nutrition in maintaining musculoskeletal health, Brandon J. Shad, Gareth Wallis, Luc J.C. Van Loon, and Janice L. Thompson

PDF

Resting heart rate predicts incident myocardial infarction, atrial fibrillation, ischaemic stroke and death in the general population: The Tromsø Study, Ekaterina Sharashova, Tom Wilsgaard, Ellisiv Bøgeberg Mathiesen, Maja-Lisa Løchen, Inger Njølstad, and Tormod Brenn

PDF

Supplement use of elite Australian swimmers, Gregory Shaw, Gary Slater, and Louise Mary Burke

PDF

The Martin Vigorimeter Represents a Reliable and More Practical Tool Than the Jamar Dynamometer to Assess Handgrip Strength in the Geriatric Patient, Walther M. W. H. Sipers, Lex B. Verdijk, Simone J. E. Sipers, Jos M. G. A. Schols, and Luc Van Loon

PDF

The heart of Africa: Succeeding against the odds, Karen Sliwa-Hahnle

PDF

Late maternal deaths: A neglected responsibility, Karen Sliwa-Hahnle and John Anthony

PDF

Risk assessment for pregnancy with cardiac disease - A global perspective, Karen Sliwa-Hahnle and John Anthony

PDF

Bi treatment with hydralazine/nitrates vs. placebo in Africans admitted with acute HEart Failure (BA-HEF), Karen Sliwa-Hahnle, Albertino Damasceno, Beth A. Davidson, Bongani Mayosi, Mahmoud U. Sani, Okechukwu Ogah, Charles Mondo, Dike Ojji, Anastase Dzudie, Charles Kouam Kouam, Gerald Yonga, Serigne Abdou Ba, Elijah Ogola, Christopher Edwards, Olga Milo, and Gad Cotter

PDF

Pulmonary hypertension and pregnancy outcomes: data from the Registry Of Pregnancy and Cardiac Disease (ROPAC) of the European Society of Cardiology, Karen Sliwa-Hahnle, Iris M. van Hagen, Werner Budts, Lorna Swan, Gianfranco Sinagra, Maryanne Caruana, Manuel Vasquez Blanco, Lodewijk J. Wagenaar, Mark R. Johnson, Gary Webb, Roger Hall, and Jolien W. Roos-Hesselink

PDF

Impact of socioeconomic status, ethnicity, and urbanization on risk factor profiles of cardiovascular disease in Africa, Karen Sliwa, Letitia Acquah, Bernard J. Gersh, and Ana Olga Mocumbi

PDF

Atherosclerotic risk factors and risk of myocardial infarction and venous thromboembolism; Time-fixed versus time- varying analyses. The Tromsø Study, Birgit Smabrekke, Ludvig Balteskard Rinde, Kristian Hindberg, Erin M. Hald, Angers Vik, Tom Wilsgaard, Maja-Lisa Loechen, Inger Njolstad, Ellisiv Bøgeberg Mathiesen, John-Bjarne Hansen, and Sigrid K. Braekkan

PDF

Effects of skeletal muscle energy availability on protein turnover responses to exercise, William J. Smiles, John Alan Hawley, and Donny Michael Camera

PDF

Protein coingestion with alcohol following strenuous exercise attenuates alcohol-induced intramyocellular apoptosis and inhibition of autophagy, William J. Smiles, Evelyn B. Parr, Vernon G. Coffey, Orly Lacham-Kaplan, John Alan Hawley, and Donny Michael Camera

PDF

Muscle fibre capillarization is a critical factor in muscle fibre hypertrophy during resistance exercise training in older men, Tim Snijders, Joshua P. Nederveen, Sophie Joanisse, Marika Leenders, Lex B. Verdijk, Luc J. C. Van Loon, and Gianni Parise

PDF

Changes in myonuclear domain size do not precede muscle hypertrophy during prolonged resistance-type exercise training, Tim Snijders, Joey S. J. Smeets, Janneau Van Kranenburg, A. K. Kies, Lucas Van Loon, and Lex B. Verdijk

PDF

N-Acetyl-beta-D-Glucosaminidase does not enhance prediction of cardiovascular or all-cause mortality by Albuminuria in a low-risk population, Marit Solbu, Ingrid Toft, Maja-Lisa Loechen, E. B. Mathiesen, B. O. Eriksen, Toralf Melsom, I. Njolstad, Tom Wilsgaard, and Trond Jenssen

PDF

Influence of ejection fraction on outcomes and efficacy of Sacubitril/Valsartan (LCZ696) in heart failure with reduced ejection fraction: The prospective comparison of ARNI with ACEI to determine impact on global mortality and morbidity in heart failure (PARADIGM-HF) trial, Scott Solomon, Brian L. Claggett, Akshay S. Desai, Milton Packer, Michael R. Zile, Karl Swedberg, Jean L. Rouleau, Victor C. Shi, Randall C. Starling, Ömer Kozan, Andrej Dukat, Martin P. Lefkowitz, and John McMurray

PDF

Combined neprilysin and renin-angiotensin system inhibition in heart failure with reduced ejection fraction: A meta-analysis, Scott D. Solomon, Brian L. Claggett, John J. V. McMurray, Adrian F. Hernandez, and Gregg C. Fonarow

PDF

Efficacy of sacubitril/valsartan relative to a prior decompensation: The PARADIGM-HF trial, Scott D. Solomon, Brian L. Claggett, Milton Packer, Akshay S. Desai, Michael R. Zile, Karl Swedberg, Jean L. Rouleau, Victor C. Shi, Martin P. Lefkowitz, and John J.V. McMurray

PDF

The importance of cardiovascular pathology contributing to maternal death: Confidential Enquiry into Maternal Deaths in South Africa, 2011-2013, Priya Soma-Pillay, Joseph Seabe, and Karen Sliwa

PDF

Heart failure family-based education: A systematic review, Nittaya Srisuk, Janette Dorothy Cameron, Chantal F. Ski, and David Robert Thompson

PDF

Establishing a pragmatic framework to optimise health outcomes in heart failure and multimorbidity (ARISE-HF): A multidisciplinary position statement, Simon Stewart, Barbara Riegel, Cynthia Boyd, Yasmin Ahamed, David Robert Thompson, Louise M. Burrell, Melinda Jane Carrington, Andrew Coats, Bradi B. Granger, Julie Anne Hides, William S. Weintraub, Debra K. Moser, Victoria Vaughan Dickson, Cressida J. McDermott, Ashley K. Keates, and Michael W. Rich

PDF

Addressing the conundrum of multimorbidity in heart failure: Do we need a more strategic approach to improve health outcomes?, Simon Stewart, Barbara Riegel, and David Robert Thompson

PDF

Impact of nurse-led, multidisciplinary home-based intervention on event-free survival across the spectrum of chronic heart disease: Composite analysis of health outcomes in 1226 patients from 3 randomized trials, Simon Stewart, Joshua F. Wiley, Jocasta Clare Ball, Yih-Kai Chan, Yasmin Ahamed, David Robert Thompson, and Melinda Jane Carrington

PDF

Is the last man standing in comedy the least funny? A retrospective cohort study of elite stand-up comedians versus other entertainers, Simon Stewart, Joshua F. Wiley, Cressida J. McDermott, and David Robert Thompson

PDF

The African INTERHEART study, Krisela Steyn and Karen Sliwa-Hahnle

PDF

Acute endurance exercise induces nuclear p53 abundance in human skeletal muscle, Bill Tachtsis, William J. Smiles, Steven C. Lane, John Alan Hawley, and Donny Michael Camera

PDF

In South Asian people with cardiac disease, strong patient-professional relationships may increase treatment compliance, Hsin-Yi Jean Tang and Barbara Riegel

PDF

Prognostic value of baseline and changes in circulating soluble ST2 levels and the effects of nesiritide in acute decompensated heart failure, W. H. Wilson Tang, Yuping Wu, Justin L. Grodin, Amy P. Hsu, Adrian F. Hernandez, Javed Butler, Marco Metra, Adriaan A. Voors, G. Michael Felker, Richard W. Troughton, Roger M. Mills, John J. McMurray, Paul W. Armstrong, Christopher M. O'Connor, and Randall C. Starling

PDF

Acute Treatment with Omecamtiv Mecarbil to Increase Contractility in Acute Heart Failure: The ATOMIC-AHF Study, John R. Teerlink, G. Michael Felker, John J.V. McMurray, Piotr Piotr Ponikowski, Marco Metra, Gerasimos S. Filippatos, Justin A. Ezekowitz, Kenneth Dickstein, John G. F. Cleland, Jae B. Kim, Lei Lei, Beat Knusel, Andrew A. Wolff, Fady I. Malik, and Scott M. Wasserman

PDF

Chronic Oral Study of Myosin Activation to Increase Contractility in Heart Failure (COSMIC-HF): A phase 2, pharmacokinetic, randomised, placebo-controlled trial, John R. Teerlink, G. Michael Felker, John J. V. McMurray, Scott D. Solomon, Kirkwood F. Adams, John G. F. Cleland, Justin A. Ezekowitz, Assen Goudev, Peter Macdonald, Marco Metra, Veselin Mitrovic, Piotr P. Ponikowski, Pranas Serpytis, Jindrich Spinar, János Tomcsányi, Hans J. Vandekerckhove, Adriaan A. Voors, Maria Laura Monsalvo, James Johnston, Fady I. Malik, and Narimon Honarpour

PDF

Pulse pressure is not an independent predictor of outcome in type 2 diabetes patients with chronic kidney disease and anemia - The Trial to Reduce Cardiovascular Events with Aranesp Therapy (TREAT), S. Theilade, Brian L. Claggett, T. W. Hansen, Hicham Skali, E. F. Lewis, Scott D. Solomon, Hans-Henrik Parving, M. A. Pfeffer, John J. V. McMurray, and P. Rossing

PDF

Position of the Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics, Dietitians of Canada, and the American College of Sports Medicine: Nutrition and athletic performance, D. Travis Thomas, Kelly Anne Erdman, and Louise Burke

PDF

Review of health-related quality of life patient-reported outcome measures in cardiovascular nursing, David Robert Thompson, Chantal Ski, Joanne Garside, and Felicity Astin

PDF

Alternating sitting and standing increases the workplace energy expenditure of overweight adults, Alicia Ann Thorp, Bronwyn A. Kingwell, Carolie English, Louise Hammond, Parneet Sethi, Neville Owen, and David Wayne Dunstan

PDF

Cardiovascular risk in urban and rural African settings, Kemi Tibazarwa, Karen Sliwa, Melinda Jane Carrington, Okechukwu Ogah, and Simon Stewart

PDF

Effects of Creatine Availability on Skeletal Muscle Metabolism, Kristyen Andre Tomcik

PDF

A systematic review of athletes' and coaches' nutrition knowledge and reflections on the quality of current nutrition knowledge measures, Gina L. Trakman, Adrienne Forsyth, Brooke L. Devlin, and Regina Belski

PDF

Fructose coingestion does not accelerate postexercise muscle glycogen repletion, Jorn Trommelen, Milou Beelen, Philippe J. M. Pinckaers, Joan M. Senden, Naomi M. Cermak, and Luc J. C. Van Loon

PDF

Resistance Exercise Augments Postprandial Overnight Muscle Protein Synthesis Rates, Jorn Trommelen, Andrew M. Holwerda, Imre W. K. Kouw, Henning Langer, Shona L. Halson, Ian Rollo, Lex B. Verdijk, and Luc J.C. Van Loon

PDF

Pre-sleep protein ingestion to improve the skeletal muscle adaptive response to exercise training, Jorn Trommelen and Luc J.C. Van Loon

PDF

Overcoming the tyranny of distance: An analysis of outreach visits to optimise secondary prevention of cardiovascular disease in high-risk individuals living in Central Australia, Camilla S. L. Tuttle, Melinda Jane Carrington, Simon Stewart, and Alex Brown

PDF

Prognostic value of basal high-sensitive cardiac troponin levels on mortality in the general population, Noreen van der Linden, Lieke J. J. Klinkenberg, Otto Bekers, Luc van Loon, Marja P. Van Dieijen-Visser, Maurice P. Zeegers, and Steven J. R. Meex

PDF

Heart failure patients' future expectations and their association with disease severity, quality of life, depressive symptoms and clinical outcomes, Martje H. L. van der Wal, Anna Stromberg, Dirk J. van Veldhuisen, and Tiny Jaarsma

PDF

Glycemic control during consecutive days with prolongedwalking exercise in individuals with type 1 diabetes mellitus, Jan Willem van Dijk, Thijs M. Eijsvogels, Jean Nyakayiru, Tim H. A. Schreuder, Maria T. Hopman, Dick H. Thijssen, and Lucas Van Loon

PDF

Efficacy of sacubitril/valsartan vs. enalapril at lower than target doses in heart failure with reduced ejection fraction: The PARADIGM-HF trial, Orly Vardeny, Brian L. Claggett, Milton Packer, Michael R. Zile, Jean L. Rouleau, Karl Swedberg, John R. Teerlink, Akshay S. Desai, Martin P. Lefkowitz, Victor C. Shi, John J. V. McMurray, and Scott D. Solomon

PDF

Influenza vaccination in patients with chronic heart failure: The PARADIGM-HF trial, Orly Vardeny, Brian L. Claggett, Jacob A. Udell, Milton Packer, Michael R. Zile, Jean L. Rouleau, Karl Swedberg, Akshay S. Desai, Martin Lefkowitz, Victor C. Shi, John J.V. McMurray, and Scott D. Solomon

PDF

Factors influencing prehospital delay time among patients with peripheral arterial occlusive disease, Tidarat Vasaroangrong, Orapan Thosingha, Barbara Riegel, Chanean Ruangsetakit, and Chukiat Viwatwongkasem

PDF

Self-care confidence may be more important than cognition to influence self-care behaviors in adults with heart failure: Testing a mediation model, Ercole Vellone, Luca Pancani, Andrea Greco, Patrizia Steca, and Barbara Riegel

PDF

Resistance training increases skeletal muscle capillarization in healthy older men, Lex B. Verdijk, Tim Snijders, Tanya M. Holloway, Janneau Van Kranenburg, and Luc van Loon

PDF

Global, regional, and national incidence, prevalence, and years lived with disability for 310 diseases and injuries, 1990--2015: a systematic analysis for the Global Burden of Disease Study 2015, Theo Vos, Christine Allen, Megha Arora, Ryan M. Barber, Zulfiqar A. Bhutta, Alexandria Brown, Austin Carter, Daniel C. Casey, Fiona J. Charlson, Alan Z. Chen, Megan Coggeshall, Leslie Cornaby, Lalit Dandona, Daniel J. Dicker, Tina Dilegge, Holly E. Erskine, Alize J. Ferrari, Christina Fitzmaurice, Tom Fleming, Mohammad H. Forouzanfar, Nancy Fullman, Peter W. Gething, Ellen M. Goldberg, Nicholas Graetz, Juanita A. Haagsma, Simon I. Hay, Catherine O. Johnson, Nicholas J. Kassebaum, Toana Kawashima, Laura Kemmer, Ibrahim A. Khalil, Yohannes Kinfu, Hmwe H. Kyu, Janni Leung, Xiaofeng Liang, Stephen S. Lim, Alan D. Lopez, Rafael Lozano, Laurie Marczak, George A. Mensah, Ali H. Mokdad, Mohsen Naghavi, Grant Nguyen, Elaine Nsoesie, Helen Olsen, David M. Pigott, Christine Pinho, Zane Rankin, Nikolas Reinig, Joshua A. Salomon, Logan Sandar, Alison Smith, Jeffrey Stanaway, Caitlyn Steiner, Stephanie Teeple, Bernadette A. Thomas, Christopher Troeger, Joseph A. Wagner, Haidong Wang, Valentine Wanga, Harvey A. Whiteford, Leo Zoeckler, Amanuel Alemu Abajobir, Kalkidan Hassen, Cristiana Abbafati, Kaja M. Abbas, Foad Abd-Allah, Biju Abraham, Ibrahim Abubakar, Laith J. Abu-Raddad, Niveen M. E. Abu-Rmeileh, Ilana N. Ackerman, Akindele Olupelumi Adebiyi, Zanfina Ademi, Arsène Kouablan Adou, Kossivi Agbelenko Afanvi, Emilie Elisabet Agardh, Arnav Agarwal, Aliasghar Ahmad Kiadaliri, Hamid Ahmadieh, Oluremi N. Ajala, Rufus Olusola Akinyemi, Nadia Akseer, Ziyad Al-Aly, Khurshid Alam, Noore K. M. Alam, Saleh Fahed Aldhahri, Miguel Angel Alegretti, Zewdie Aderaw Alemu, Lily T. Alexander, Samia Alhabib, Raghib Ali, Ala'a Alkerwi, François Alla, Peter Allebeck, Rajaa Al-Raddadi, Ubai Alsharif, Khalid A. Altirkawi, Nelson Alvis-Guzman, Azmeraw T. Amare, Alemayehu Amberbir, Heresh Amini, Walid Ammar, Stephen Marc Amrock, Hjalte H. Andersen, Gregory M. Anderson, Benjamin O. Anderson, Carl Abelardo T. Antonio, Atsede Fantahun Aregay, Johan Ärnlöv, Al Artaman, Hamid Asayesh, Reza Assadi, Suleman Atique, Euripide Frinel G. Arthur Avokpaho, Ashish Awasthi, Beatriz Paulina Ayala Quintanilla, Peter Azzopardi, Umar Bacha, Alaa Badawi, Kalpana Balakrishnan, Amitava Banerjee, Aleksandra Barac, Suzanne L. Barker-Collo, Till Bärnighausen, Lars Barregard, Lope H. Barrero, Arindam Basu, Shahrzad Bazargan-Hejazi, Ettore Beghi, Brent Bell, Michelle L. Bell, Derrick A. Bennett, Isabela M. Bensenor, Habib Benzian, Adugnaw Berhane, Eduardo Bernabé, Balem Demtsu Betsu, Addisu Shunu Beyene, Neeraj Bhala, Samir Bhatt, Sibhatu Biadgilign, Kelly Bienhoff, Boris Bikbov, Stan Biryukov, Donal Bisanzio, Espen Bjertness, Jed Blore, Rohan Borschmann, Soufiane Boufous, Michael Brainin, Alexandra Brazinova, Nicholas J. K. Breitborde, Jonathan Brown, Rachelle Buchbinder, Geoffrey Colin Buckle, Zahid A. Butt, Bianca Calabria, Ismael Ricardo Campos-Nonato, Julio Cesar Campuzano, Hélène Carabin, Rosario Cárdenas, David O. Carpenter, Juan Jesus Carrero, Carlos A. Castañeda-Orjuela, Jacqueline Castillo Rivas, Ferrán Catalá-López, Jung-Chen Chang, Peggy Pei-Chia Chiang, Chioma Ezinne Chibueze, Vesper Hichilombwe Chisumpa, Jee-Young Jasmine Choi, Rajiv Chowdhury, Hanne Christensen, Devasahayam Jesudas Christopher, Liliana G. Ciobanu, Massimo Cirillo, Matthew M. Coates, Samantha M. Colquhoun, Cyrus Cooper, Monica Cortinovis, John A. Crump, Solomon Abrha Damtew, Rakhi Dandona, Farah Daoud, Paul I. Dargan, José das Neves, Gail Davey, Adrian C. Davis, Diego De Leo, Louisa Degenhardt, Liana C. Del Gobbo, Robert P. Dellavalle, Kebede Deribe, Amare Deribew, Sarah Derrett, Don C. Des Jarlais, Samath D. Dharmaratne, Preet K. Dhillon, Cesar Diaz-Torné, Eric L. Ding, Tim R. Driscoll, Leilei Duan, Manisha Dubey, Bruce Bartholow Duncan, Hedyeh Ebrahimi, Richard G. Ellenbogen, Iqbal Elyazar, Matthias Endres, Aman Yesuf Endries, Sergey Petrovich Ermakov, Babak Eshrati, Kara Estep, Talha A. Farid, Carla Sofia e Sa Farinha, André Faro, Maryam S. Farvid, Farshad Farzadfar, Valery L. Feigin, David T. Felson, Seyed-Mohammad Fereshtehnejad, Jefferson G. Fernandes, Joao C. Fernandes, Florian Fischer, Joseph R. A. Fitchett, Kyle Foreman, F. Gerry R. Fowkes, Jordan Fox, Richard C. Franklin, Joseph Friedman, Joseph Frostad, Thomas Fürst, Neal D. Futran, Belinda Gabbe, Parthasarathi Ganguly, Fortuné Gbètoho Gankpé, Teshome Gebre, Tsegaye Tewelde Gebrehiwot, Amanuel Tesfay Gebremedhin, Johanna M. Geleijnse, Bradford D. Gessner, Katherine B. Gibney, Ibrahim Abdelmageem Mohamed Ginawi, Ababi Zergaw Giref, Maurice Giroud, Melkamu Dedefo Gishu, Giorgia Giussani, Elizabeth Glaser, William W. Godwin, Hector Gomez-Dantes, Philimon Gona, Amador Goodridge, Sameer Vali Gopalani, Carolyn C. Gotay, Atsushi Goto, Hebe N. Gouda, Rebecca Grainger, Felix Greaves, Francis Guillemin, Yuming Guo, Rahul Gupta, Rajeev Gupta, Vipin Gupta, Reyna A. Gutiérrez, Demewoz Haile, Alemayehu Desalegne Hailu, Gessessew Bugssa Hailu, Yara A. Halasa, Randah Ribhi Hamadeh, Samer Hamidi, Mouhanad Hammami, Jamie Hancock, Alexis J. Handal, Graeme J. Hankey, Yuantao Hao, Hilda L. Harb, Sivadasanpillai Harikrishnan, Josep Maria Haro, Rasmus Havmoeller, Roderick J. Hay, Ileana Beatriz Heredia-Pi, Pouria Heydarpour, Hans W. Hoek, Masako Horino, Nobuyuki Horita, H. Dean Hosgood, Damian G. Hoy, Aung Soe Htet, Hsiang Huang, John J. Huang, Chantal Huynh, Marissa Iannarone, Kim Moesgaard Iburg, Kaire Innos, Manami Inoue, Veena J. Iyer, Kathryn H. Jacobsen, Nader Jahanmehr, Mihajlo B. Jakovljevic, Mehdi Javanbakht, Sudha P. Jayaraman, Achala Upendra Jayatilleke, Sun Ha Jee, Panniyammakal Jeemon, Paul N. Jensen, Ying Jiang, Tariku Jibat, Aida Jimenez-Corona, Ye Jin, Jost B. Jonas, Zubair Kabir, Yogeshwar Kalkonde, Ritul Kamal, Haidong Kan, André Karch, Corine Kakizi Karema, Chante Karimkhani, Amir Kasaeian, Anil Kaul, Norito Kawakami, Peter Njenga Keiyoro, Andrew Haddon Kemp, Andre Keren, Chandrasekharan Nair Kesavachandran, Yousef Saleh Khader, Abdur Rahman Khan, Ejaz Ahmad Khan, Young-Ho Khang, Sahil Khera, Tawfik Ahmed Muthafer Khoja, Jagdish Khubchandani, Christian Kieling, Pauline Kim, Cho-il Kim, Daniel Kim, Yun Jin Kim, Niranjan Kissoon, Luke D. Knibbs, Ann Kristin Knudsen, Yoshihiro Kokubo, Dhaval Kolte, Jacek A. Kopec, Soewarta Kosen, Georgios A. Kotsakis, Parvaiz A. Koul, Ai Koyanagi, Michael Kravchenko, Barthelemy Kuate Defo, Burcu Kucuk Bicer, Andreas A. Kudom, Ernst J. Kuipers, G. Anil Kumar, Michael Kutz, Gene F. Kwan, Aparna Lal, Ratilal Lalloo, Tea Lallukka, Hilton Lam, Jennifer O. Lam, Sinead M. Langan, Anders Larsson, Pablo M. Lavados, Janet L. Leasher, James Leigh, Ricky Leung, Miriam Levi, Yichong Li, Yongmei Li, Juan Liang, Shiwei Liu, Yang Liu, Belinda K. Lloyd, Warren D. Lo, Giancarlo Logroscino, Katharine J. Looker, Paulo A. Lotufo, Raimundas Lunevicius, Ronan A. Lyons, Mark T. Mackay, Mohammed Magdy Abd El Razek, Mahdi Mahdavi, Marek Majdan, Azeem Majeed, Reza Malekzadeh, Wagner Marcenes, David Joel Margolis, Jose Martinez-Raga, Felix Masiye, João Massano, Stephen Theodore McGarvey, John J. McGrath, Martin McKee, Brian J. McMahon, Peter A. Meaney, Alem Mehari, Fabiola Mejia-Rodriguez, Alemayehu B. Mekonnen, Yohannes Adama Melaku, Peter Memiah, Ziad A. Memish, Walter Mendoza, Atte Meretoja, Tuomo J. Meretoja, Francis Apolinary Mhimbira, Anoushka Millear, Ted R. Miller, Edward J. Mills, Mojde Mirarefin, Philip B. Mitchell, Charles N. Mock, Alireza Mohammadi, Shafiu Mohammed, Lorenzo Monasta, Julio Cesar Montañez Hernandez, Marcella Montico, Meghan D. Mooney, Maziar Moradi-Lakeh, Lidia Morawska, Ulrich O. Mueller, Erin Mullany, John Everett Mumford, Michele E. Murdoch, Jean B. Nachega, Gabriele Nagel, Aliya Naheed, Luigi Naldi, Vinay Nangia, John N. Newton, Marie Ng, Frida Namnyak Ngalesoni, Quyen Le Nguyen, Muhammad Imran Nisar, Patrick Martial Nkamedjie Pete, Joan M. Nolla, Ole F. Norheim, Rosana E. Norman, Bo Norrving, Bruno P. Nunes, Felix Akpojene Ogbo, In-Hwan Oh, Takayoshi Ohkubo, Pedro R. Olivares, Bolajoko Olubukunola Olusanya, Jacob Olusegun Olusanya, Alberto Ortiz, Majdi Osman, Erika Ota, Mahesh PA, Eun-Kee Park, Mahboubeh Parsaeian, Valéria Maria de Azeredo Passos, Angel J. Paternina Caicedo, Scott B. Patten, George C. Patton, David M. Pereira, Rogelio Perez-Padilla, Norberto Perico, Konrad Pesudovs, Max Petzold, Michael Robert Phillips, Frédéric B. Piel, Julian David Pillay, Farhad Pishgar, Dietrich Plass, James A. Platts-Mills, Suzanne Polinder, Constance D. Pond, Svetlana Popova, Richie G. Poulton, Farshad Pourmalek, Dorairaj Prabhakaran, Noela M. Prasad, Mostafa Qorbani, Rynaz H. S. Rabiee, Amir Radfar, Anwar Rafay, Kazem Rahimi, Vafa Rahimi-Movaghar, Mahfuzar Rahman, Mohammad Hifz Ur Rahman, Sajjad Ur Rahman, Rajesh Kumar Rai, Sasa Rajsic, Usha Ram, Puja Rao, Amany H. Refaat, Marissa B. Reitsma, Giuseppe Remuzzi, Serge Resnikoff, Alex Reynolds, Antonio L. Ribeiro, Maria Jesus Rios Blancas, Hirbo Shore Roba, David Rojas-Rueda, Luca Ronfani, Gholamreza Roshandel, Gregory A. Roth, Dietrich Rothenbacher, Ambuj Roy, Rajesh Sagar, Ramesh Sahathevan, Juan R. Sanabria, Maria Dolores Sanchez-Niño, Itamar S. Santos, João Vasco Santos, Rodrigo Sarmiento-Suarez, Benn Sartorius, Maheswar Satpathy, Miloje Savic, Monika Sawhney, Michael P. Schaub, Maria Inês Schmidt, Ione J. C. Schneider, Ben Schöttker, David C. Schwebel, James G. Scott, Soraya Seedat, Sadaf G. Sepanlou, Edson E. Servan-Mori, Katya A. Shackelford, Amira Shaheen, Masood Ali Shaikh, Rajesh Sharma, Upasana Sharma, Jiabin Shen, Donald S. Shepard, Kevin N. Sheth, Kenji Shibuya, Min-Jeong Shin, Rahman Shiri, Ivy Shiue, Mark G. Shrime, Inga Dora Sigfusdottir, Diego Augusto Santos Silva, Dayane Gabriele Alves Silveira, Abhishek Singh, Jasvinder A. Singh, Om Prakash Singh, Prashant Kumar Singh, Anna Sivonda, Vegard Skirbekk, Jens Christoffer Skogen, Amber Sligar, Karen Sliwa, Michael Soljak, Kjetil Søreide, Reed J. D. Sorensen, Joan B. Soriano, Luciano A. Sposato, Chandrashekhar T. Sreeramareddy, Vasiliki Stathopoulou, Nicholas Steel, Dan J. Stein, Timothy J. Steiner, Sabine Steinke, Lars Stovner, Konstantinos Stroumpoulis, Bruno F. Sunguya, Patrick Sur, Soumya Swaminathan, Bryan L. Sykes, Cassandra E. I. Szoeke, Rafael Tabarés-Seisdedos, Jukka S. Takala, Nikhil Tandon, David Tanne, Mohammad Tavakkoli, Bineyam Taye, Hugh R. Taylor, Braden J. Te Ao, Bemnet Amare Tedla, Abdullah Sulieman Terkawi, Alan J. Thomson, Andrew L. Thorne-Lyman, Amanda G. Thrift, George D. Thurston, Ruoyan Tobe-Gai, Marcello Tonelli, Roman Topor-Madry, Fotis Topouzis, Bach Xuan Tran, Thomas Truelsen, Zacharie Tsala Dimbuene, Miltiadis Tsilimbaris, Abera Kenay Tura, Emin Murat Tuzcu, Stefanos Tyrovolas, Kingsley N. Ukwaja, Eduardo A. Undurraga, Chigozie Jesse Uneke, Olalekan A. Uthman, Coen H. van Gool, Yuri Y. Varakin, Tommi Vasankari, Narayanaswamy Venketasubramanian, Raj Kumar Verma, Francesco S. Violante, Sergey K. Vladimirov, Vasiliy Victorovich Vlassov, Stein Emil Vollset, Gregory R. Wagner, Stephen G. Waller, Linhong Wang, David A. Watkins, Scott Weichenthal, Elisabete Weiderpass, Robert G. Weintraub, Andrea Werdecker, Ronny Westerman, Richard A. White, Hywel C. Williams, Charles Shey Wiysonge, Charles D. A. Wolfe, Sungho Won, Rachel Woodbrook, Mamo Wubshet, Denis Xavier, Gelin Xu, Ajit Kumar Yadav, Lijing L. Yan, Yuichiro Yano, Mehdi Yaseri, Pengpeng Ye, Henock Gebremedhin Yebyo, Paul Yip, Naohiro Yonemoto, Seok-Jun Yoon, Mustafa Z. Younis, Chuanhua Yu, Zoubida Zaidi, Maysaa El Sayed Zaki, Hajo Zeeb, Maigeng Zhou, Sanjay Zodpey, Liesl Joanna Zuhlke, and Christopher J. L. Murray

PDF

Changes in thirst intensity during optimization of heart failure medical therapy by nurses at the outpatient clinic, Nana Waldreus, Robert G. Hahn, Patrik Lyngå, Martje H. L. van der Wal, Ewa Hägglund, and Tiny Jaarsma

PDF

The reliability of shoulder range of motion measures in competitive swimmers, Helen Walker, Tania Pizzari, Henry Wajswelner, Peter Blanch, Laura Schwab, Kim Bennell, and Belinda Gabbe

PDF

Presleep protein ingestion does not compromise the muscle protein synthetic response to protein ingested the following morning, Benjamin T. Wall, Nicholas A. Burd, Rinske Franssen, Stefan H. M. Gorissen, Tim Snijders, Joan M. Senden, Annemie P. Gijsen, and Luc J. C. Van Loon

PDF

Short-term muscle disuse lowers myofibrillar protein synthesis rates and induces anabolic resistance to protein ingestion, Benjamin T. Wall, Marlou L. Dirks, Tim Snijders, Jan Willem van Dijk, Mario Fritsch, Lex B. Verdijk, and Luc Van Loon

PDF

Estimates of global, regional, and national incidence, prevalence, and mortality of HIV, 1980-2015: The Global Burden of Disease Study 2015, Haidong Wang, Tim M. Wolock, Austin Carter, Grant Nguyen, Hmwe Hmwe Kyu, Emmanuela Gakidou, Simon I. Hay, Edward J. Mills, Adam Trickey, William Msemburi, Matthew M. Coates, Meghan D. Mooney, Maya S. Fraser, Amber Slignar, Joshua Salomon, Heidi J. Larson, Joseph Friedman, Karen Sliwa, and GBD 2015 HIV Collaborators

PDF

Regional cardiac dysfunction and outcome in patients with left ventricular dysfunction, heart failure, or both after myocardial infarction, Na Wang, Chung-Lieh Hung, Sung-Hee Shin, Brian L. Claggett, Hicham Skali, Jens Jakob Thune, Lars Kober, Amil Shah, John J. V. McMurray, Marc A. Pfeffer, and Scott D. Solomon

PDF

Predictors of health-related quality of life among patients with myocardial infarction, Wenru Wang, Aloysius Chow, David Robert Thompson, Karen Koh, Yanika Kowitlawakul, and Hong-Gu He

PDF

Dichotomous relationship between age and 30-day death or rehospitalization in Heart Failure Patients Admitted with Acute Decompensated Heart Failure: Results From the ASCEND-HF Trial, David J. Whellan, Amanda Stebbins, Adrian F. Hernandez, Justin A. Ezekowitz, John J. V. McMurray, Paul J. Mather, Vic Hasselblad, and Christopher M. O'Connor

PDF

Beetroot juice supplementation reduces whole body oxygen consumption but does not improve indices of mitochondrial efficiency in human skeletal muscle, J. Whitfield, A. Ludzki, G. J. F. Heigenhauser, Joan M. G. Senden, Lex B. Verdijk, Luc J. C. van Loon, L. L. Spriet, and Graham P. Holloway

PDF

Self-care among patients with inflammatory bowel disease, Ulrica Loven Wickman, Pia Yngman-Uhlin, Henrik Hjortswang, Barbara Riegel, Henrik Stjernman, and Gunilla Hollman Frisman

PDF

A metabolic syndrome severity score: A tool to quantify cardio-metabolic risk factors, Joshua Wiley and Melinda Jane Carrington

PDF

Modeling multisystem physiological dysregulation, Joshua F. Wiley, Tara L. Gruenewald, Arun S. Karlamangha, and Teresa E. Seeman

PDF

Measuring ultrasound images of abdominal and lumbar multifidus muscles in older adults: A reliability study, Anitra Wilson, Julie Anne Hides, Leigh Blizzard, Michele Callisaya, Andrew John Cooper, Vilandai K. Srikanth, and Tania Winzenberg

PDF

Systematic review of countermeasures to minimise physiological changes and risk of injury to the lumbopelvic area following long-term microgravity, Andrew Winnard, Mona Nasser, Dorothee Debuse, Maria Stokes, Simon N. Evetts, Mick Wilkinson, Julie Anne Hides, and Nick Caplan

PDF

Exploring Aboriginal patients' experiences of cardiac care at a major metropolitan hospital in Melbourne, Linda Worrall-Carter, Karen Daws, Muhammad Aziz Rahman, Sarah MacLean, Kevin Rowley, Shawana Andrews, Andrew MacIsaac, Phyllis M. Lau, Sam McEvedy, John Willis, and Kerry Arabena

PDF

Gender differences in presentation, coronary intervention, and outcomes of 28,985 acute coronary syndrome patients in Victoria, Australia, Linda Worrall-Carter, Samantha Marie McEvedy, Andrew Wilson, and Muhammad Aziz Rahman

PDF

Impact of comorbidities and gender on the use of coronary interventions in patients with high-risk non-ST-segment elevation acute coronary syndrome, Linda Worrall-Carter, Samantha McEvedy, Andrew Wilson, and Muhammad Aziz Rahman

PDF

Prognostic Implications of Changes in N-Terminal Pro-B-Type Natriuretic Peptide in Patients With Heart Failure, Michael R. Zile, Brian L. Claggett, Margaret F. Prescott, John J.V. McMurray, Milton Packer, Jean L. Rouleau, Karl Sweberg, Akshay S. Desai, Jianjian Gong, Victor C. Shi, and Scott D. Solomon

PDF

Plasma biomarkers reflecting profibrotic processes in heart failure with a preserved ejection fraction: Data from the prospective comparison of ARNI with ARB on management of heart failure with preserved ejection fraction study, Michael R. Zile, Pardeep Jhund, Catalin F. Baicu, Brian L. Claggett, Burkert Pieske, Adriaan A. Voors, Margaret F. Prescott, Victor C. Shi, Martin Lefkowitz, John McMurray, and Scott Solomon

Submissions from 2015

PDF

Associations of chronic heart failure with outcome in acute ischaemic stroke patients who received systemic thrombolysis: Analysis from VISTA, Azmil H. Abdul-Rahim, Rachael L. Fulton, B. Frank, John J. V. McMurray, K. R. Lees, Andrei V. Alexandrov, P. W. Bath, E. Bluhmki, L. Claesson, J. Curram, Stephen M. Davis, Geoffrey Donnan, Hans Christoph Diener, M. Fisher, B. Gregson, J. Grotta, W. Hacke, M. G. Hennerici, M. Hommel, M. Kaste, K. R. Lees, P. Lyden, J. Marler, K. Muir, Ralph L. Sacco, A. Shuaib, P. Teal, N. G. Wahlgren, S. Warach, and C. Weimar

PDF

Risk of stroke in chronic heart failure patients without atrial fibrillation: Analysis of the Controlled Rosuvastatin in Multinational Trial Heart Failure (CORONA) and the Gruppo Italiano per lo Studio della Sopravvivenza nell'Insufficienza Cardiaca-Heart Failure (GISSI-HF) Trials, Azmil H. Abdul-Rahim, Ana Cristina Perez, Rachael L. Fulton, Pardeep Jhund, Roberto Latini, Gianni Tognoni, John Wikstrand, John Kjekshus, Gregory Y. H. Lip, Aldo Pietro Maggioni, Luigi Tavazzi, Kennedy R. Lees, and John McMurray

PDF

Acute Heart Failure and Atrial Fibrillation: Insights From the Acute Study of Clinical Effectiveness of Nesiritide in Decompensated Heart Failure (ASCEND-HF) Trial, Seraj Abualnaja, Mohua Podder, Adrian F. Hernandez, John J.V. McMurray, Randall C. Starling, Christopher M. O'Connor, Robert M. Califf, Paul W. Armstrong, and Justin A. Ezekowitz

PDF

Caregiving tasks and caregiver burden : Effects of an psycho-educational intervention in partners of patients withpost-operative heart failure, Susanna Agren, Anna Stromberg, Tiny Jaarsma, and Marie-Louise Luttik

PDF

Current diagnostic and treatment strategies for Lutembacher syndrome: The pivotal role of echocardiography, Leopold Ndemnge Aminde, Anastase Dzudie, Noah Fongwen Takah, Kathleen Blackett Ngu, Karen Sliwa, and Andre Pascal Kengne

Prevalens og risikofaktorer for selvrapportert atrieflimmer hos menn og kvinner - Tromsøundersøkelsen, Maija Stiina Angell, Sweta Tiwari, and Maja-Lisa Loechen

PDF

Secreted frizzled related protein 3 in chronic heart failure: Analysis from the controlled rosuvastatin multinational trial in heart failure (CORONA), Erik Tandberg Askevold, Lars Gullestad, Ståle Nymo, John Kjekshus, Arne Yndestad, Roberto Latini, John G. F. Cleland, John McMurray, Pål Aukrust, and Thor Ueland

PDF

Clinical characteristics and outcomes of patients with angina and heart failure in the CHARM (Candesartan in Heart Failure Assessment of Reduction in Mortality and Morbidity) Programme, Athar A. Badar, Ana C. Perez-Moreno, Nathaniel M. Hawkins, Alan P. T. Brunton, Pardeep S. Jhund, Chih M. Wong, Scott D. Solomon, Christopher B. Granger, Salim Yusuf, Marc A. Pfeffer, Karl Swedberg, Roy S. Gardner, Mark C. Petrie, and John J. V. McMurray

PDF

Clinical characteristics and outcomes of patients with coronary artery disease and angina: Analysis of the Irbesartan in patients with heart failure and preserved systolic function trial, Athar A. Badar, Ana C. Perez-Moreno, Nathaniel M. Hawkins, Pardeep Jhund, Alan P. T. Brunton, Inder S. Anand, Robert McKelvie, Michel Komajda, Michael R. Zile, Peter E. Carson, Roy S. Gardner, Mark C. Petrie, and John McMurray

PDF

The problem with Cronbach's alpha: Comment on Sijtsma and van der Ark (2015), Claudio Barbaranelli, Christopher Lee, Ercole Vellone, and Barbara Riegel

PDF

Carbohydrate availability and exercise training adaptation : Too much of a good thing?, Jonathan Bartlett, John Hawley, and James Morton

PDF

Increased risk of stroke with Darbepoetin alfa in anaemic heart failure patients with diabetes and chronic kidney disease, Natalie A. Bello, Eldrin F. Lewis, Akshay S. Desai, Inder S. Anand, Henry Krum, John J. V. McMurray, Kurt Olson, Scott D. Solomon, Karl Swedberg, Dirk J. van Veldhuisen, James B. Young, and Marc A. Pfeffer

PDF

Total and domain-specific sitting time among employees in desk-based work settings in Australia, Jason Bennie, Zeljko Pedisic, Anna Timperio, David Crawford, David Dunstan, Adrian Bauman, Jannique van Ufffelen, and Jo Salmon

PDF

Determinants of heart failure self-care maintenance and management in patients and caregivers: A dyadic analysis, Julie T. Bidwell, Ercole Vellone, Karen S. Lyons, Fabio D'Agostino, Barbara Riegel, Raúl Juarez-Vela, Shirin O. Hiatt, Rosaria Alvaro, and C Lee

PDF

Struggling with issues about cardiopulmonary resuscitation (CPR) for end-stage heart failure patients, Margareta Brannstrom and Trijntje Jaarsma

PDF

Early repolarization patterns associated with increased arrhythmic risk are common in young non-Caucasian Australian males and not influenced by athletic status, Maria Brosnan, Saurabh Kumar, Andre LaGerche, Alex Brown, Simon Stewart, Jonathan Kalman, and David Prior

PDF

Predictors of hospitalization and quality of life in heart failure: A model of comorbidity, self-efficacy and self-care, Harleah G. Buck, Victoria Vaughan Dickson, Roberta Fida, Barbara Riegel, Fabio D'Agostino, Rosaria Alvaro, and Ercole Vellone

PDF

What were they thinking?, Harleah G. Buck, Linda McAndrew, J. Nicholas Dionne-Odom, Rachel Wion, and Barbara Riegel

PDF

Exploring the relationship of patient and informal caregiver characteristics with heart failure self-care using the actor-partner interdependence model: Implications for outpatient palliative care, Harleah G. Buck, Jacqueline Mogle, Barbara Riegel, Susan McMillan, and Marie Bakitas

PDF

The sedentary office: A growing case for change towards better health and productivity. Expert statement commissioned by Public Health England and the Active Working Community Interest Company, John P. Buckley, Alan Hedge, Thomas Yates, Robert J. Copeland, Michael Loosemore, Mark Hamer, Gavin Bradley, and David W. Dunstan

PDF

The sedentary office: An expert statement on the growing case for change towards better health and productivity, John P. Buckley, Alan Hedge, Thomas Yates, Robert J. Copeland, Michael Loosemore, Mark Hamer, Gavin Bradley, and David Wayne Dunstan

PDF

AMPK activation of muscle autophagy prevents fasting-induced hypoglycemia and myopathy during aging, Adam L. Bujak, Justin D. Crane, James S. Lally, Rebecca J. Ford, Sally J. Kang, Irena A. Rebalka, Alex E. Green, Bruce Ernest Kemp, Thomas J. Hawke, Jonathan D. Schertzer, and Gregory R. Steinberg

PDF

Differences in postprandial protein handling after beef compared with milk ingestion during postexercise recovery: A randomized controlled trial, Nicholas A. Burd, Stefan H. Gorissen, Stephan Van Vliet, Tim Snijders, and Luc J.C. Van Loon

PDF

Optimizing the measurement of mitochondrial protein synthesis in human skeletal muscle, Nicholas A. Burd, Nicolas Tardif, Olav Rooyackers, and Luc J. C. Van Loon

PDF

Clinical outcomes according to QRS duration and morphology in the Eplerenone in Mild Patients: Hospitalization and Survival Study in Heart Failure (EMPHASIS-HF), Jane A. Cannon, Timothy J. Collier, Li Shen, Karl Swedberg, Henry Krum, Dirk J. van Veldhuisen, John Vincent, Stuart J. Pocock, Bertram Pitt, Faiez Zannad, and John J. V. McMurray

PDF

'Hearts and minds': Association, causation and implication of cognitive impairment in heart failure, Jane A. Cannon, John J. V. McMurray, and Terry J. Quinn

PDF

The hospitalization burden and post-hospitalization mortality risk in heart failure with preserved ejection fraction: Results from the I-PRESERVE trial (irbesartan in heart failure and preserved ejection fraction), Peter E. Carson, Inder S. Anand, Sithu Win, Thomas S. Rector, Markus Haass, Jose Lopez-Sendon, Alan Miller, John R. Teerlink, Michel White, Robert S. McKelvie, Michel Komajda, Michael R. Zile, John J. McMurray, and Barry Massie

PDF

A single dose of sodium nitrate does not improve oral glucose tolerance in patients with type 2 diabetes mellitus, Naomi M. Cermak, Dominique Hansen, Imre W. K. Kouw, Jan-Willem van Dijk, James R. Blackwell, Andrew M. Jones, Martin J. Gibala, and Luc J. C. van Loon