2017-18 Publications

Peer-reviewed published studies that have used data linked by a PHRN data linkage unit or have conducted analysis via the SURE are listed below:

  1. Adams SE, Holland A, Brown J. A comparison of the management of blunt splenic injury in children and young people-A New South Wales, population-based, retrospective study. Injury. 2018;49(1):42-50.
  2. Alavi M, Grebely J, Hajarizadeh B, Amin J, Larney S, Law MG, et al. Mortality trends among people with hepatitis B and C: a population-based linkage study, 1993-2012. BMC Infect Dis. 2018;18(1):215.
  3. Alavi M, Janjua NZ, Chong M, Grebely J, Aspinall EJ, Innes H, et al. Trends in hepatocellular carcinoma incidence and survival among people with hepatitis C: An international study. Journal of viral hepatitis. 2018;25(5):473-81.
  4. Alavi M, Janjua NZ, Chong M, Grebely J, Aspinall EJ, Innes H, et al. The contribution of alcohol use disorder to decompensated cirrhosis among people with hepatitis C: An international study. Journal of hepatology. 2018;68(3):393-401.
  5. Andrew NE, Kim J, Thrift AG, Kilkenny MF, Lannin NA, Anderson CS, et al. Prescription of antihypertensive medication at discharge influences survival following stroke. Neurology. 2018;90(9):e745-e53.
  6. Arnott C, Cordina R, Celermajer DS. The Echocardiographic Characteristics and Prognostic Significance of Pericardial Effusions in Eisenmenger Syndrome. Heart, lung & circulation. 2018;27(3):394-6.
  7. Assareh H, Stubbs JM, Trinh LTT, Muruganantham P, Achat HM. Variation in out-of-hospital death among palliative care inpatients across public hospitals in New South Wales, Australia. Internal medicine journal. 2018.
  8. Azzam N, Oei JL, Adams S, Bajuk B, Hilder L, Mohamed AL, et al. Influence of early childhood burns on school performance: an Australian population study. Arch Dis Child. 2018;103(5):444-51.
  9. Baldwin HJ, Patterson JA, Nippita TA, Torvaldsen S, Ibiebele I, Simpson JM, et al. Maternal and neonatal outcomes following abnormally invasive placenta: a population-based record linkage study. Acta Obstet Gynecol Scand. 2017;96(11):1373-81.
  10. Baldwin HJ, Patterson JA, Nippita TA, Torvaldsen S, Ibiebele I, Simpson JM, et al. Antecedents of Abnormally Invasive Placenta in Primiparous Women: Risk Associated With Gynecologic Procedures. Obstetrics and gynecology. 2018;131(2):227-33.
  11. Banham D, Chen T, Karnon J, Brown A, Lynch J. Sociodemographic variations in the amount, duration and cost of potentially preventable hospitalisation for chronic conditions among Aboriginal and non-Aboriginal Australians: a period prevalence study of linked public hospital data. BMJ open. 2017;7(10):e017331.
  12. Banham D, Roder D, Brown A. Comorbidities contribute to the risk of cancer death among Aboriginal and non-Aboriginal South Australians: Analysis of a matched cohort study. Cancer Epidemiol. 2018;52:75-82.
  13. Barnett AG, Stewart I, Beevers A, Fraser JF, Platts D. Thermal clothing to reduce heart failure morbidity during winter: a randomised controlled trial. BMJ open. 2017;7(10):e017592.
  14. Bartlett M, Wang J, Hay L, Pang G. Health service use in the older person with complex health needs. Australian health review : a publication of the Australian Hospital Association. 2017.
  15. Bentley JP, Burgner DP, Shand AW, Bell JC, Miller JE, Nassar N. Gestation at birth, mode of birth, infant feeding and childhood hospitalization with infection. Acta Obstet Gynecol Scand. 2018.
  16. Bentley JP, Schneuer FJ, Lain SJ, Martin AJ, Gordon A, Nassar N. Neonatal Morbidity at Term, Early Child Development, and School Performance: A Population Study. Pediatrics. 2018;141(2).
  17. Berecki-Gisolf J, Hassani-Mahmooei B, Clapperton A, McClure R. Prescription opioid dispensing and prescription opioid poisoning: Population data from Victoria, Australia 2006 to 2013. Australian and New Zealand journal of public health. 2017;41(1):85-91.
  18. Betts KS, Soares Magalhaes RJ, Alati R. The role of neonatal pulmonary morbidity in the longitudinal patterns of hospitalisation for respiratory infection during the first year of life. Epidemiology and infection. 2018;146(9):1130-7.
  19. Bierbaum M, Curtis K, Mitchell R. Incidence and cost of hospitalisation of children with injuries from playground equipment falls in New South Wales, Australia. Journal of paediatrics and child health. 2018;54(5):556-62.
  20. Bin YS, Cistulli PA, Roberts CL, Ford JB. Childhood Health and Educational Outcomes Associated With Maternal Sleep Apnea: A Population Record-Linkage Study. Sleep. 2017;40(11).
  21. Bin YS, Roberts CL, Nicholl MC, Ford JB. Uptake of external cephalic version for term breech presentation: an Australian population study, 2002-2012. BMC pregnancy and childbirth. 2017;17(1):244.
  22. Biswas S, Andrianopoulos N, Papapostolou S, Noaman S, Duffy SJ, Lefkovits J, et al. Does the subtype of acute coronary syndrome treated by percutaneous coronary intervention predict long-term clinical outcomes? Eur Heart J Qual Care Clin Outcomes. 2018.
  23. Borschmann R, Young JT, Moran P, Spittal MJ, Heffernan E, Mok K, et al. Ambulance attendances resulting from self-harm after release from prison: a prospective data linkage study. Social psychiatry and psychiatric epidemiology. 2017;52(10):1295-305.
  24. Borschmann R, Young JT, Moran P, Spittal MJ, Snow K, Mok K, et al. Accuracy and predictive value of incarcerated adults' accounts of their self-harm histories: findings from an Australian prospective data linkage study. CMAJ Open. 2017;5(3):E694-E701.
  25. Brungs D, Aghmesheh M, de Souza P, Carolan M, Clingan P, Rose J, et al. Safety and Efficacy of Oxaliplatin Doublet Adjuvant Chemotherapy in Elderly Patients With Stage III Colon Cancer. Clinical colorectal cancer. 2018;17(3):e549-e55.
  26. Byrne CJ, Toukhsati SR, Toia D, O'Halloran PD, Hare DL. Hopelessness and cognitive impairment are risk markers for mortality in systolic heart failure patients. J Psychosom Res. 2018;109:12-8.
  27. Cadilhac DA, Andrew NE, Lannin NA, Middleton S, Levi CR, Dewey HM, et al. Quality of Acute Care and Long-Term Quality of Life and Survival: The Australian Stroke Clinical Registry. Stroke; a journal of cerebral circulation. 2017;48(4):1026-32.
  28. Callander EJ, Fox H. What are the costs associated with child and maternal healthcare within Australia? A study protocol for the use of data linkage to identify health service use, and health system and patient costs. BMJ open. 2018;8(2):e017816.
  29. Cameron CM, Spinks AB, Osborne JM, Davey TM, Sipe N, McClure RJ. Recurrent episodes of injury in children: an Australian cohort study. Australian health review : a publication of the Australian Hospital Association. 2017;41(5):485-91.
  30. Casamento A, Bailey M, Robbins R, Pilcher D, Warrillow S, Ghosh A, et al. Patient characteristics, incidence, technique, outcomes and early prediction of tracheostomy in the state of Victoria, Australia. Journal of critical care. 2018;44:278-84.
  31. Cassell E, Clapperton A. A decreasing trend in fall-related hip fracture incidence in Victoria, Australia. Osteoporos Int. 2013;24(1):99-109.
  32. Chalmers K, Badgery-Parker T, Pearson SA, Brett J, Scott IA, Elshaug AG. Developing indicators for measuring low-value care: mapping Choosing Wisely recommendations to hospital data. BMC Res Notes. 2018;11(1):163.
  33. Chandrasekhar J, Marley P, Allada C, McGill D, O'Connor S, Rahman M, et al. Symptom-to-Balloon Time is a Strong Predictor of Adverse Events Following Primary Percutaneous Coronary Intervention: Results From the Australian Capital Territory PCI Registry. Heart, lung & circulation. 2017;26(1):41-8.
  34. Charters KE, Gabbe BJ, Mitra B. Pedestrian traffic injury in Victoria, Australia. Injury. 2018;49(2):256-60.
  35. Chen HY, Harris IA, Sutherland K, Levesque JF. A controlled before-after study to evaluate the effect of a clinician led policy to reduce knee arthroscopy in NSW. BMC Musculoskelet Disord. 2018;19(1):148.
  36. Chen W, Simpson JM, March LM, Blyth FM, Bliuc D, Tran T, et al. Comorbidities Only Account for a Small Proportion of Excess Mortality After Fracture: A Record Linkage Study of Individual Fracture Types. Journal of bone and mineral research : the official journal of the American Society for Bone and Mineral Research. 2018;33(5):795-802.
  37. Chojenta C, Byles J, Nair BK. Rehabilitation and convalescent hospital stay in New South Wales: an analysis of 3,979 women aged 75. Australian and New Zealand journal of public health. 2018;42(2):195-9.
  38. Chu KH, Mahmoud I, Hou XY, Winter CD, Jeffree RL, Brown NJ, et al. Incidence and outcome of subarachnoid haemorrhage in the general and emergency department populations in Queensland from 2010 to 2014. Emergency medicine Australasia : EMA. 2018;30(4):503-10.
  39. Clapperton AJ, Herde EL, Lower T. Quad bike related injury in Victoria, Australia. The Medical journal of Australia. 2013;199(6):418-22.
  40. Collins A, Sundararajan V, Burchell J, Millar J, McLachlan SA, Krishnasamy M, et al. Transition Points for the Routine Integration of Palliative Care in Patients With Advanced Cancer. J Pain Symptom Manage. 2018;56(2):185-94.
  41. Creighton N, Walton R, Roder DM, Aranda S, Richardson AJ, Merrett N, et al. Pancreatectomy is underused in NSW regions with low institutional surgical volumes: a population data linkage study. The Medical journal of Australia. 2017;206(1):23-9.
  42. Crilly J, Cameron CM, Scuffham PA, Good N, Scott R, Mihala G, et al. Emergency department presentations in infants: Predictors from an Australian birth cohort. Journal of paediatrics and child health. 2017;53(10):981-7.
  43. Dahlen HG, Foster JP, Psaila K, Spence K, Badawi N, Fowler C, et al. Gastro-oesophageal reflux: a mixed methods study of infants admitted to hospital in the first 12 months following birth in NSW (2000-2011). BMC pediatrics. 2018;18(1):30.
  44. Dasgupta P, Whop LJ, Diaz A, Cramb SM, Moore SP, Brotherton JML, et al. Spatial variation in cervical cancer screening participation and outcomes among Indigenous and non-Indigenous Australians in Queensland. Geographical Research. 2018;0(0).
  45. Dean K, Green MJ, Laurens KR, Kariuki M, Tzoumakis S, Sprague T, et al. The impact of parental mental illness across the full diagnostic spectrum on externalising and internalising vulnerabilities in young offspring. Psychol Med. 2018;48(13):2257-63.
  46. Dennis M, Kotchetkova I, Cordina R, Celermajer DS. Long-Term Follow-up of Adults Following the Atrial Switch Operation for Transposition of the Great Arteries - A Contemporary Cohort. Heart, lung & circulation. 2018;27(8):1011-7.
  47. Dennis M, Zannino D, du Plessis K, Bullock A, Disney PJS, Radford DJ, et al. Clinical Outcomes in Adolescents and Adults After the Fontan Procedure. J Am Coll Cardiol. 2018;71(9):1009-17.
  48. Depczynski J, Dobbins T, Armstrong B, Lower T. Comparison of cancer incidence in Australian farm residents 45 years and over, compared to rural non-farm and urban residents - a data linkage study. BMC cancer. 2018;18(1):33.
  49. Depczynski J, Dobbins T, Armstrong B, Lower T. Stage of diagnosis of prostate, breast and colorectal cancer in farm residents compared with other rural and urban residents in New South Wales. The Australian journal of rural health. 2018;26(1):56-62.
  50. Diaz A, Baade PD, Valery PC, Whop LJ, Moore SP, Cunningham J, et al. Comorbidity and cervical cancer survival of Indigenous and non-Indigenous Australian women: A semi-national registry-based cohort study (2003-2012). PloS one. 2018;13(5):e0196764.
  51. Dixon F, Ziegler DS, Bajuk B, Wright I, Hilder L, Abdel Latif ME, et al. Treatment with nitric oxide in the neonatal intensive care unit is associated with increased risk of childhood cancer. Acta Paediatr. 2018.
  52. Dusingize JC, Olsen CM, Pandeya N, Thompson BS, Webb PM, Green AC, et al. Smoking and Cutaneous Melanoma: Findings from the QSkin Sun and Health Cohort Study. Cancer epidemiology, biomarkers & prevention : a publication of the American Association for Cancer Research, cosponsored by the American Society of Preventive Oncology. 2018;27(8):874-81.
  53. Eastwood K, Smith K, Morgans A, Stoelwinder J. Appropriateness of cases presenting in the emergency department following ambulance service secondary telephone triage: a retrospective cohort study. BMJ open. 2017;7(10):e016845.
  54. Falster K, Hanly M, Banks E, Lynch J, Chambers G, Brownell M, et al. Maternal age and offspring developmental vulnerability at age five: A population-based cohort study of Australian children. PLoS medicine. 2018;15(4):e1002558.
  55. Finch CF, Kemp JL, Clapperton AJ. The incidence and burden of hospital-treated sports-related injury in people aged 15+ years in Victoria, Australia, 2004-2010: a future epidemic of osteoarthritis? Osteoarthritis Cartilage. 2015;23(7):1138-43.
  56. Finch CF, Wong Shee A, Clapperton A. Time to add a new priority target for child injury prevention? The case for an excess burden associated with sport and exercise injury: population-based study. BMJ open. 2014;4(7):e005043.
  57. Ford JH, Li M, Scheil W, Roder D. Human papillomavirus infection and intrauterine growth restriction: a data-linkage study. J Matern Fetal Neonatal Med. 2017:1-7.
  58. Forder P, Byles J, Vo K, Curryer C, Loxton D. Cumulative incidence of admission to permanent residential aged care for Australian women - A competing risk analysis. Australian and New Zealand journal of public health. 2018;42(2):166-71.
  59. Forero R, Man N, McCarthy S, Richardson D, Mohsin M, Toloo GS, et al. Impact of the National Emergency Access Target policy on emergency departments' performance: A time-trend analysis for New South Wales, Australian Capital Territory and Queensland. Emergency medicine Australasia : EMA. 2018.
  60. Forsyth SJ, Carroll M, Lennox N, Kinner SA. Incidence and risk factors for mortality after release from prison in Australia: a prospective cohort study. Addiction (Abingdon, England). 2018;113(5):937-45.
  61. Gabbe BJ, Simpson PM, Cameron PA, Ponsford J, Lyons RA, Collie A, et al. Long-term health status and trajectories of seriously injured patients: A population-based longitudinal study. PLoS medicine. 2017;14(7):e1002322.
  62. Gane EM, McPhail SM, Hatton AL, Panizza BJ, O'Leary SP. Predictors of health-related quality of life in patients treated with neck dissection for head and neck cancer. Eur Arch Otorhinolaryngol. 2017;274(12):4183-93.
  63. Gane EM, McPhail SM, Hatton AL, Panizza BJ, O'Leary SP. The relationship between physical impairments, quality of life and disability of the neck and upper limb in patients following neck dissection. J Cancer Surviv. 2018.
  64. Gane EM, O'Leary SP, Hatton AL, Panizza BJ, McPhail SM. Neck and Upper Limb Dysfunction in Patients following Neck Dissection: Looking beyond the Shoulder. Otolaryngol Head Neck Surg. 2017;157(4):631-40.
  65. Gibson A, Randall D, Tran DT, Byrne M, Lawler A, Havard A, et al. Emergency Department Attendance after Telephone Triage: A Population-Based Data Linkage Study. Health services research. 2018;53(2):1137-62.
  66. Gidding HF, McCallum L, Fathima P, Moore HC, Snelling TL, Blyth CC, et al. Effectiveness of a 3 + 0 pneumococcal conjugate vaccine schedule against invasive pneumococcal disease among a birth cohort of 1.4 million children in Australia. Vaccine. 2018;36(19):2650-6.
  67. Gidding HF, McCallum L, Fathima P, Snelling TL, Liu B, de Klerk N, et al. Probabilistic linkage of national immunisation and state-based health records for a cohort of 1.9 million births to evaluate Australia’s childhood immunisation program. International Journal of Population Data Science. 2017;2(1).
  68. Gillies MB, Bowen JR, Patterson JA, Roberts CL, Torvaldsen S. Educational outcomes for children with cerebral palsy: a linked data cohort study. Developmental medicine and child neurology. 2018;60(4):397-401.
  69. Glass DC, Del Monaco A, Pircher S, Vander Hoorn S, Sim MR. Mortality and cancer incidence among male volunteer Australian firefighters. Occup Environ Med. 2017;74(9):628-38.
  70. Gordon LG, Elliott TM, Olsen CM, Pandeya N, Whiteman DC. Out-of-pocket medical expenses for Queenslanders with a major cancer. The Medical journal of Australia. 2018;208(11):497.
  71. Gordon LG, Elliott TM, Olsen CM, Pandeya N, Whiteman DC. Multiplicity of skin cancers in Queensland and their cost burden to government and patients. Australian and New Zealand journal of public health. 2018;42(1):86-91.
  72. Green MJ, Kariuki M, Dean K, Laurens KR, Tzoumakis S, Harris F, et al. Childhood developmental vulnerabilities associated with early life exposure to infectious and noninfectious diseases and maternal mental illness. J Child Psychol Psychiatry. 2018;59(7):801-10.
  73. Green MJ, Tzoumakis S, Laurens KR, Dean K, Kariuki M, Harris F, et al. Latent profiles of early developmental vulnerabilities in a New South Wales child population at age 5 years. The Australian and New Zealand journal of psychiatry. 2018;52(6):530-41.
  74. Green MJ, Tzoumakis S, McIntyre B, Kariuki M, Laurens KR, Dean K, et al. Childhood Maltreatment and Early Developmental Vulnerabilities at Age 5 Years. Child Dev. 2018;89(5):1599-612.
  75. Gregorevic K, Hubbard RE, Peel NM, Lim WK. Validation of the health assets index in the Australian inpatient setting: a multicentre prospective cohort protocol study. BMJ open. 2018;8(5):e021135.
  76. Hanly M, Falster K, Chambers G, Lynch J, Banks E, Homaira N, et al. Gestational Age and Child Development at Age Five in a Population-Based Cohort of Australian Aboriginal and Non-Aboriginal Children. Paediatric and perinatal epidemiology. 2018;32(1):114-25.
  77. Harrison R, Walton M, Kelly P, Manias E, Jorm C, Smith-Merry J, et al. Hospitalization from the patient perspective: a data linkage study of adults in Australia. Int J Qual Health Care. 2018;30(5):358-65.
  78. Harron K, Dibben C, Boyd J, Hjern A, Azimaee M, Barreto ML, et al. Challenges in administrative data linkage for research. Big Data and Society. 2017:1-12.
  79. Hodge AM, Bassett JK, Dugue PA, Shivappa N, Hebert JR, Milne RL, et al. Dietary inflammatory index or Mediterranean diet score as risk factors for total and cardiovascular mortality. Nutrition, metabolism, and cardiovascular diseases : NMCD. 2018;28(5):461-9.
  80. Hodge AM, Bassett JK, Milne RL, English DR, Giles GG. Consumption of sugar-sweetened and artificially sweetened soft drinks and risk of obesity-related cancers. Public Health Nutrition. 2018;21(9):1618-26.
  81. Hollis GJ, Keene TM, Ardlie RM, Caldicott DG, Stapleton SG. Prehospital ketamine use by paramedics in the Australian Capital Territory: A 12 month retrospective analysis. Emergency medicine Australasia : EMA. 2017;29(1):89-95.
  82. Homaira N, Briggs N, Pardy C, Hanly M, Oei JL, Hilder L, et al. Association between respiratory syncytial viral disease and the subsequent risk of the first episode of severe asthma in different subgroups of high-risk Australian children: a whole-of-population-based cohort study. BMJ open. 2017;7(11):e017936.
  83. Hong A, Stokes B, Otahal P, Owens D, Burgess JR. Temporal trends in thyroid-stimulating hormone (TSH) and thyroid peroxidase antibody (ATPO) testing across two phases of iodine fortification in Tasmania (1995-2013). Clin Endocrinol (Oxf). 2017;87(4):386-93.
  84. Hoque DM, Sampurno F, Ruseckaite R, Lorgelly P, Evans SM. Study protocol of an equivalence randomized controlled trial to evaluate the effectiveness of three different approaches to collecting Patient Reported Outcome Measures (PROMs) data using the Prostate Cancer Outcomes Registry-Victoria (PCOR-VIC). BMC health services research. 2017;17(1):75.
  85. Hua X, Phipps AI, Burnett-Hartman AN, Adams SV, Hardikar S, Cohen SA, et al. Timing of Aspirin and Other Nonsteroidal Anti-Inflammatory Drug Use Among Patients With Colorectal Cancer in Relation to Tumor Markers and Survival. Journal of clinical oncology : official journal of the American Society of Clinical Oncology. 2017;35(24):2806-13.
  86. Huo L, Magliano DJ, Ranciere F, Harding JL, Nanayakkara N, Shaw JE, et al. Impact of age at diagnosis and duration of type 2 diabetes on mortality in Australia 1997-2011. Diabetologia. 2018;61(5):1055-63.
  87. Ibiebele I, Algert CS, Bowen JR, Roberts CL. Pediatric admissions that include intensive care: a population-based study. BMC health services research. 2018;18(1):264.
  88. Ibiebele I, Schnitzler M, Nippita T, Ford JB. Outcomes of Gallstone Disease during Pregnancy: a Population-based Data Linkage Study. Paediatric and perinatal epidemiology. 2017;31(6):522-30.
  89. Ibiebele I, Schnitzler M, Nippita T, Ford JB. Appendicectomy during pregnancy and the risk of preterm birth: A population data linkage study. The Australian & New Zealand journal of obstetrics & gynaecology. 2018.
  90. Jayakody A, Passmore E, Oldmeadow C, Bryant J, Carey M, Simons E, et al. The impact of telephone follow up on adverse events for Aboriginal people with chronic disease in new South Wales, Australia: a retrospective cohort study. Int J Equity Health. 2018;17(1):60.
  91. Johnson TL, Kaldor J, Falster MO, Sutherland K, Humphries J, Jorm LR, et al. Predictive risk modelling under different data access scenarios: who is identified as high risk and for how long? BMJ open. 2018;8(2).
  92. Jones R, Thurber KA, Chapman J, D'Este C, Dunbar T, Wenitong M, et al. Study protocol: Our Cultures Count, the Mayi Kuwayu Study, a national longitudinal study of Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander wellbeing. BMJ open. 2018;8(6):e023861.
  93. Karki S, Muscatello DJ, Banks E, MacIntyre CR, McIntyre P, Liu B. Association between body mass index and laboratory-confirmed influenza in middle aged and older adults: a prospective cohort study. International Journal of Obesity. 2018;42(8):1480-8.
  94. Keay L, Dillon L, Clemson L, Tiedemann A, Sherrington C, McCluskey P, et al. PrevenTing Falls in a high-risk, vision-impaired population through specialist ORientation and Mobility services: protocol for the PlaTFORM randomised trial. Injury prevention : journal of the International Society for Child and Adolescent Injury Prevention. 2017;24(6):459-66.
  95. Keijzers G, Sweeny A, Crilly J, Good N, Cameron CM, Mihala G, et al. Parental-reported allergic disorders and emergency department presentations for allergy in the first five years of life; a longitudinal birth cohort. BMC pediatrics. 2018;18(1):169.
  96. Kilkenny MF, Lannin NA, Anderson CS, Dewey HM, Kim J, Barclay-Moss K, et al. Quality of Life Is Poorer for Patients With Stroke Who Require an Interpreter: An Observational Australian Registry Study. Stroke; a journal of cerebral circulation. 2018;49(3):761-4.
  97. Korda RJ, Clements MS, Armstrong BK, Law HD, Guiver T, Anderson PR, et al. Risk of cancer associated with residential exposure to asbestos insulation: a whole-population cohort study. Lancet Public Health. 2017;2(11):e522-e8.
  98. Langton JM, Goldsbury D, Srasuebkul P, Ingham JM, O'Connell DL, Pearson SA. Insights from linking routinely collected data across Australian health jurisdictions: a case study of end-of-life health service use. Public health research & practice. 2018;28(1).
  99. Lannin NA, Anderson CS, Kim J, Kilkenny M, Bernhardt J, Levi C, et al. Treatment and Outcomes of Working Aged Adults with Stroke: Results from a National Prospective Registry. Neuroepidemiology. 2017;49(3-4):113-20.
  100. Lee KH, Qiu M, Sun J. Temporal distribution of alcohol related facial fractures. Oral Surg Oral Med Oral Pathol Oral Radiol. 2017;124(5):450-5.
  101. Leung B, Younger JF, Stockton K, Muller M, Paratz J. Cardiovascular risk profile in burn survivors. Burns : journal of the International Society for Burn Injuries. 2017;43(7):1411-7.
  102. Li X, Srasuebkul P, Reppermund S, Trollor J. Emergency department presentation and readmission after index psychiatric admission: a data linkage study. BMJ open. 2018;8(2):e018613.
  103. Lloyd B, Zahnow R, Barratt MJ, Best D, Lubman DI, Ferris J. Exploring mortality among drug treatment clients: The relationship between treatment type and mortality. Journal of substance abuse treatment. 2017;82:22-8.
  104. Longden T, Wong CY, Haywood P, Hall J, van Gool K. The prevalence of persistence and related health status: An analysis of persistently high healthcare costs in the short term and medium term. Social science & medicine. 2018;211:147-56.
  105. Lopez D, Kemp-Casey A, Saunders C, Roughead E, Boyle F, Bulsara M, et al. Clinical consultations and investigations before and after discontinuation of endocrine therapy in women with primary breast cancer. Public health research & practice. 2017;27(3).
  106. Lower T, Mitchell RJ. Farm injury hospitalisations in New South Wales (2010 to 2014). Australian and New Zealand journal of public health. 2017;41(4):388-93.
  107. Luchtenborg M, Morris EJA, Tataru D, Coupland VH, Smith A, Milne RL, et al. Investigation of the international comparability of population-based routine hospital data set derived comorbidity scores for patients with lung cancer. Thorax. 2018;73(4):339-49.
  108. Lujic S, Simpson JM, Zwar N, Hosseinzadeh H, Jorm L. Multimorbidity in Australia: Comparing estimates derived using administrative data sources and survey data. PloS one. 2017;12(8):e0183817.
  109. Maali Y, Perez-Concha O, Coiera E, Roffe D, Day RO, Gallego B. Predicting 7-day, 30-day and 60-day all-cause unplanned readmission: a case study of a Sydney hospital. BMC medical informatics and decision making. 2018;18(1):1.
  110. Malo JA, Colbran C, Young M, Vasant B, Jarvinen K, Viney K, et al. An outbreak of Q fever associated with parturient cat exposure at an animal refuge and veterinary clinic in southeast Queensland. Australian and New Zealand journal of public health. 2018;42(5):451-5.
  111. Matheson SL, Kariuki M, Green MJ, Dean K, Harris F, Tzoumakis S, et al. Effects of maltreatment and parental schizophrenia spectrum disorders on early childhood social-emotional functioning: a population record linkage study. Epidemiol Psychiatr Sci. 2017;26(6):612-23.
  112. McEwen EC, Guthridge SL, He VY, McKenzie JW, Boulton TJ, Smith R. What birthweight percentile is associated with optimal perinatal mortality and childhood education outcomes? American journal of obstetrics and gynecology. 2018;218(2S):S712-S24.
  113. McGuinness MB, Finger RP, Karahalios A, Guymer RH, English DR, Chong EW, et al. Age-related macular degeneration and mortality: the Melbourne Collaborative Cohort Study. Eye (Lond). 2017;31(9):1345-57.
  114. McInnes JA, Clapperton AJ, Day LM, MacFarlane EM, Sim MR, Smith P. Comparison of data sets for surveillance of work-related injury in Victoria, Australia. Occup Environ Med. 2014;71(11):780-7.
  115. Meehan E, Reid SM, Williams K, Freed GL, Sewell JR, Vidmar S, et al. Hospital admissions in children with cerebral palsy: a data linkage study. Developmental medicine and child neurology. 2017;59(5):512-9.
  116. Meehan E, Williams K, Reid SM, Freed GL, Babl FE, Sewell JR, et al. Comparing emergency department presentations among children with cerebral palsy with general childhood presentations: a data linkage study. Developmental medicine and child neurology. 2017;59(11):1188-95.
  117. Middleton S, Coughlan K, Mnatzaganian G, Low Choy N, Dale S, Jammali-Blasi A, et al. Mortality Reduction for Fever, Hyperglycemia, and Swallowing Nurse-Initiated Stroke Intervention: QASC Trial (Quality in Acute Stroke Care) Follow-Up. Stroke; a journal of cerebral circulation. 2017;48(5):1331-6.
  118. Mitchell R, Testa L. Child injury surveillance capabilities in NSW: informing policy and practice. Public health research & practice. 2017;27(4).
  119. Mitchell RJ, Cameron CM. Self-harm hospitalised morbidity and mortality risk using a matched population-based cohort design. The Australian and New Zealand journal of psychiatry. 2017;52(3):262-70.
  120. Mitchell RJ, Herkes G, Nikpour A, Bleasel A, Shih P, Vagholkar S, et al. Examining health service utilization, hospital treatment cost, and mortality of individuals with epilepsy and status epilepticus in New South Wales, Australia 2012-2016. Epilepsy Behav. 2018;79:9-16.
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Data linkage has a significant role in reduction of cervical cancer in Australia. The HPV vaccine was introduced in 2007, success of the vaccine was monitored by linking vaccine registers to cervical smear registers in Queensland & Victoria.

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