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The Value of Local Heatwave Impact Assessment: A Case-Crossover Analysis of Hospital Emergency Department Presentations in Tasmania, Australia.

Int J Environ Res Public Health 2019 Oct 2;16(19). Epub 2019 Oct 2.

Menzies Institute for Medical Research, University of Tasmania, 1 Liverpool St, Hobart, Tasmania 7000, Australia.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.3390/ijerph16193715DOI Listing
October 2019

Acceptability and perceived feasibility of strategies to increase public transport use for physical activity gain - A mixed methods study.

Health Promot J Austr 2019 Sep 4. Epub 2019 Sep 4.

Menzies Institute for Medical Research, University of Tasmania, Hobart, Tasmania, Australia.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1002/hpja.292DOI Listing
September 2019

Association between fire smoke fine particulate matter and asthma-related outcomes: Systematic review and meta-analysis.

Environ Res 2019 Sep 26;179(Pt A):108777. Epub 2019 Sep 26.

Menzies Institute for Medical Research, University of Tasmania, Tasmania, Australia. Electronic address:

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.envres.2019.108777DOI Listing
September 2019

Feasibility and Normal Ranges of Arterial Intima-Media Thickness and Stiffness in 2-Year-Old Children: A Pilot Study.

Pediatr Cardiol 2019 Jun 16;40(5):914-920. Epub 2019 Mar 16.

Menzies Institute for Medical Research, University of Tasmania, 17 Liverpool St, Hobart, TAS, 7000, Australia.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/s00246-019-02088-1DOI Listing
June 2019

Maternal exposure to fine particulate matter from a coal mine fire and birth outcomes in Victoria, Australia.

Environ Int 2019 06 28;127:233-242. Epub 2019 Mar 28.

Menzies Institute for Medical Research, University of Tasmania, 17 Liverpool Street, Hobart, Tasmania, Australia. Electronic address:

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.envint.2019.03.028DOI Listing
June 2019

Is remaining indoors an effective way of reducing exposure to fine particulate matter during biomass burning events?

J Air Waste Manag Assoc 2019 May 27;69(5):611-622. Epub 2019 Feb 27.

d Menzies Institute for Medical Research , University of Tasmania , Hobart , Tasmania , Australia.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1080/10962247.2019.1567623DOI Listing
May 2019

Evaluating the Risk of Epidemic Thunderstorm Asthma: Lessons from Australia.

Int J Environ Res Public Health 2019 03 7;16(5). Epub 2019 Mar 7.

Menzies Institute for Medical Research, University of Tasmania, 1 Liverpool St, Hobart, TAS 7000, Australia.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.3390/ijerph16050837DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC6427665PMC
March 2019

Fine particulate matter exposure and medication dispensing during and after a coal mine fire: A time series analysis from the Hazelwood Health Study.

Environ Pollut 2019 Mar 29;246:1027-1035. Epub 2018 Dec 29.

Department of Epidemiology and Preventive Medicine, School of Public Health and Preventive Medicine, Monash University, Level 2, 553 St Kilda Road, Melbourne, Victoria, 3004, Australia. Electronic address:

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.envpol.2018.12.085DOI Listing
March 2019

Ambient Particulate Matter and Paramedic Assessments of Acute Diabetic, Cardiovascular, and Respiratory Conditions.

Epidemiology 2019 01;30(1):11-19

University Centre of Rural Health, North Coast School of Public Health, University of Sydney, New South Wales, Sydney, Australia.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1097/EDE.0000000000000929DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC6276863PMC
January 2019

Maternal exposure to short-to medium-term outdoor air pollution and obstetric and neonatal outcomes: A systematic review.

Environ Pollut 2019 Jan 24;244:915-925. Epub 2018 Oct 24.

Menzies Institute for Medical Research, University of Tasmania, 17 Liverpool Street, Hobart, Tasmania, Australia. Electronic address:

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.envpol.2018.10.086DOI Listing
January 2019

Long-term exposure to low concentrations of air pollutants and hospitalisation for respiratory diseases: A prospective cohort study in Australia.

Environ Int 2018 12 25;121(Pt 1):415-420. Epub 2018 Sep 25.

Centre for Air Pollution, Energy and Health, Glebe, NSW 2037, Australia; School of Public Health and Community Medicine and Ingham, Institute for Applied Medical Research, University of New South Wales, Australia.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.envint.2018.08.050DOI Listing
December 2018

Heatwave and health impact research: A global review.

Health Place 2018 09 4;53:210-218. Epub 2018 Sep 4.

Menzies Institute for Medical Research, University of Tasmania, 1 Liverpool St, Hobart, Tasmania 7000, Australia. Electronic address:

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.healthplace.2018.08.017DOI Listing
September 2018

Dynamic ecological observations from satellites inform aerobiology of allergenic grass pollen.

Sci Total Environ 2018 Aug 28;633:441-451. Epub 2018 Mar 28.

School of Biomedical Sciences, Institute of Health and Biomedical Innovation, Centre for Children's Health Research, Queensland University of Technology, South Brisbane, QLD 4101, Australia. Electronic address:

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.scitotenv.2018.03.191DOI Listing
August 2018

Air pollution and telomere length: a systematic review of 12,058 subjects.

Cardiovasc Diagn Ther 2018 Aug;8(4):480-492

Menzies Institute for Medical Research, University of Tasmania, Hobart, Australia.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.21037/cdt.2018.06.05DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC6129826PMC
August 2018

The pro-inflammatory effects of particulate matter on epithelial cells are associated with elemental composition.

Chemosphere 2018 Jul 8;202:530-537. Epub 2018 Mar 8.

School of Medicine, Faculty of Health, University of Tasmania, Hobart, Tasmania 7000, Australia. Electronic address:

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.chemosphere.2018.03.052DOI Listing
July 2018

Health burden associated with fire smoke in Sydney, 2001-2013.

Med J Aust 2018 04;208(7):309-310

University Centre for Rural Health - North Coast, University of Sydney, Lismore, NSW.

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April 2018

The health impacts and economic value of wildland fire episodes in the U.S.: 2008-2012.

Sci Total Environ 2018 Jan 18;610-611:802-809. Epub 2017 Aug 18.

U.S. Environmental Protection Agency, Office of Research and Development, Research Triangle Park, NC, USA.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.scitotenv.2017.08.024DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC6117838PMC
January 2018

Understanding and managing the health impacts of poor air quality from landscape fires.

Authors:
Fay H Johnston

Med J Aust 2017 09;207(6):229-230

Menzies Institute for Medical Research, University of Tasmania, Hobart, TAS

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http://dx.doi.org/10.5694/mja17.00072DOI Listing
September 2017

Ambient particulate matter, landscape fire smoke, and emergency ambulance dispatches in Sydney, Australia.

Environ Int 2017 Feb 23;99:208-212. Epub 2016 Nov 23.

Menzies Institute for Medical Research, University of Tasmania, Hobart, Australia. Electronic address:

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.envint.2016.11.018DOI Listing
February 2017

A rapid assessment of the impact of hazard reduction burning around Sydney, May 2016.

Med J Aust 2016 Nov;205(9):407-408

University Centre of Rural Health - North Coast, University of Sydney, Lismore, NSW.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.5694/mja16.00895DOI Listing
November 2016

Critical Review of Health Impacts of Wildfire Smoke Exposure.

Environ Health Perspect 2016 09 15;124(9):1334-43. Epub 2016 Apr 15.

Environmental Health Sciences Division, School of Public Health, University of California, Berkeley, Berkeley, California, USA.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1289/ehp.1409277DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC5010409PMC
September 2016

The pyrohealth transition: how combustion emissions have shaped health through human history.

Philos Trans R Soc Lond B Biol Sci 2016 06;371(1696)

School of Biological Sciences, University of Tasmania, Private Bag 55, Hobart, Tasmania 7001, Australia.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1098/rstb.2015.0173DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC4874411PMC
June 2016

Impact of smoke from prescribed burning: Is it a public health concern?

J Air Waste Manag Assoc 2015 May;65(5):592-8

a School of Public Health & Preventive Medicine , Monash University , Melbourne , Victoria , Australia.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1080/10962247.2015.1032445DOI Listing
May 2015

Air pollution events from forest fires and emergency department attendances in Sydney, Australia 1996-2007: a case-crossover analysis.

Environ Health 2014 Dec 10;13:105. Epub 2014 Dec 10.

Menzies Research Institute Tasmania, University of Tasmania, Private Bag 23, Hobart, Tasmania, Australia.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1186/1476-069X-13-105DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC4271508PMC
December 2014

Air pollution from bushfires and their association with hospital admissions in Sydney, Newcastle and Wollongong, Australia 1994-2007.

Aust N Z J Public Health 2013 Jun;37(3):238-43

Menzies Research Institute Tasmania, University of Tasmania School of Plant Science, University of Tasmania.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1111/1753-6405.12065DOI Listing
June 2013

Evaluation of interventions to reduce air pollution from biomass smoke on mortality in Launceston, Australia: retrospective analysis of daily mortality, 1994-2007.

BMJ 2013 Jan 8;346:e8446. Epub 2013 Jan 8.

Menzies Research Institute Tasmania and Rural Clinical School, University of Tasmania, Tasmania, Australia.

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http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC3541469PMC
http://dx.doi.org/10.1136/bmj.e8446DOI Listing
January 2013

Measures of forest fire smoke exposure and their associations with respiratory health outcomes.

Curr Opin Allergy Clin Immunol 2012 Jun;12(3):221-7

Environmental Health Services, British Columbia Centre for Disease Control, 655 West 12th Avenue, Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1097/ACI.0b013e328353351fDOI Listing
June 2012

Estimated global mortality attributable to smoke from landscape fires.

Environ Health Perspect 2012 May 18;120(5):695-701. Epub 2012 Feb 18.

Menzies Research Institute, University of Tasmania, Hobart, Tasmania, Australia.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1289/ehp.1104422DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC3346787PMC
May 2012

Bushfires and human health in a changing environment.

Authors:
Fay H Johnston

Aust Fam Physician 2009 Sep;38(9):720-4

Menzies Research Institute, Hobart, Tasmania.

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September 2009

Healthy country, healthy people: the relationship between Indigenous health status and "caring for country".

Med J Aust 2009 May;190(10):567-72

Menzies School of Health Research, Charles Darwin University, Darwin, NT, Australia.

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May 2009

Pollen loads and allergic rhinitis in Darwin, Australia: a potential health outcome of the grass-fire cycle.

Ecohealth 2009 Mar 8;6(1):99-108. Epub 2009 May 8.

Menzies Research Institute, University of Tasmania, Hobart, Australia.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/s10393-009-0225-1DOI Listing
March 2009

Vegetation fire smoke, indigenous status and cardio-respiratory hospital admissions in Darwin, Australia, 1996-2005: a time-series study.

Environ Health 2008 Aug 5;7:42. Epub 2008 Aug 5.

School for Environmental Research, Charles Darwin University, Ellengowan Drive, Darwin, 0909, Northern Territory, Australia.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1186/1476-069X-7-42DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC2535774PMC
August 2008

Ambient biomass smoke and cardio-respiratory hospital admissions in Darwin, Australia.

BMC Public Health 2007 Sep 13;7:240. Epub 2007 Sep 13.

Menzies School of Health Research, Charles Darwin University, Darwin, Australia.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1186/1471-2458-7-240DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC2220001PMC
September 2007

Vegetation fires, particulate air pollution and asthma: a panel study in the Australian monsoon tropics.

Int J Environ Health Res 2006 Dec;16(6):391-404

Menzies School of Health Research and School for Environmental Research, Institute of Advanced Studies, Charles Darwin University, Northern Territory, Australia.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1080/09603120601093642DOI Listing
December 2006

Strongyloidiasis: a review of the evidence for Australian practitioners.

Aust J Rural Health 2005 Aug;13(4):247-54

Centre for Remote Health, Northern Territory, Australia.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1111/j.1440-1584.2005.00710.xDOI Listing
August 2005

Exposure to bushfire smoke and asthma: an ecological study.

Med J Aust 2002 Jun;176(11):535-8

Menzies School of Health Research, PO Box 41096 Casuarina, NT 0811, Australia.

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