Featured Publications

Staff, postgraduate students and adjunct researchers at the Institute for Health Research publish work on a wide variety of subjects in peer-reviewed journals. A full list of publications is available here but some recent examples with links to additional information about the studies are shown below:

Maxwell-Smith C, Cohen PA3, Platell C, Tan P, Levitt M, Salama P, Makin GB, Tan J, Salfinger S, Raj G, Mohan KA, Kane RT, Hince D1, Jiménez-Castuera R, Hardcastle SJ. (2018).

Wearable Activity Technology And Action-Planning (WATAAP) to promote physical activity in cancer survivors: Randomised controlled trial protocol.

Int J Clin Hlth Psych. 2018 May-Aug, 18:124-132. doi: 10.1016/j.ijchp.2018.03.003.

Aoun SM3, Breen LJ, White I, Rumbold B, Kellehear A. (2018).

What sources of bereavement support are perceived helpful by bereaved people and why? Empirical evidence for the compassionate communities approach.

Palliative Medicine. 2018 May 1. doi: 10.1177/0269216318774995.


Newton RU, Kenfield SA, Hart NH3, Chan JM, Courneya KS, Catto J, Finn SP, Greenwood R, Hughes DC, Mucci L, Plymate SR, Praet SFE, Guinan EM, Van Blarigan EL, Casey O, Buzza M, Gledhill S, Zhang L, Galvão DA, Ryan CJ, Saad F.  (2018).

Intense Exercise for Survival among Men with Metastatic Castrate-Resistant Prostate Cancer (INTERVAL-GAP4): a multicentre, randomised, controlled phase III study protocol.

BMJ Open. 2018 May 14: 8(5):e022899. doi: 10.1136/bmjopen-2018-022899.

Dennis D, Tampin B, Jacques A1, Hebden-Todd T, Carter V, McLintock M, Hurn E, Cooper I.. (2018).

The prevalence of back pain in patients in one Australian tertiary hospital population.

Musculoskeletal Care 2018 Mar: 16(1):112-117. doi: 10.1002/msc.1219.

Acton JN, Tucker PE2, Bulsara MK1, Cohen PA3. (2018).

Eminence based medicine’ and the Goldilocks principle: Authors’ reply to ‘Working hours of obstetrics and gynaecology trainees in Australia and New Zealand.

ANZJOG. 2018 June 27. doi: 10.1111/ajo.12843.

Superscript numbers refer to IHR staff1, IHR supervised HDR students2, Adjunct3 or Affiliated4 researchers of the IHR

Updated June 2018