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Journal articles

Obol JH; Lin S; Obwolo MJ; Harrison R; Richmond R, 2021, 'Knowledge, attitudes, and practice of cervical cancer prevention among health workers in rural health centres of Northern Uganda', BMC Cancer, vol. 21, pp. 110, http://dx.doi.org/10.1186/s12885-021-07847-z

Akombi-Inyang B; Huda MN; Schutte AE; Macniven R; Lin S; Rawstorne P; Xu X; Renzaho A, 2021, 'The association between post-migration nutrition and lifestyle transition and the risk of developing chronic diseases among sub-Saharan African migrants: A mixed method systematic review protocol', International Journal of Environmental Research and Public Health, vol. 18, http://dx.doi.org/10.3390/ijerph18094706

Luna-Castillo KP; Lin S; Muñoz-Valle JF; Vizmanos B; López-Quintero A; Márquez-Sandoval F, 2021, 'Functional food and bioactive compounds on the modulation of the functionality of hdl-c: A narrative review', Nutrients, vol. 13, http://dx.doi.org/10.3390/nu13041165

Lin S; Williamson F; Beetson J; Bartlett B; Boughton B; Taylor R, 2021, 'Quantifying low English literacy in Australian Aboriginal communities: a correlational study', Australian Educational Researcher, vol. 48, pp. 267 - 280, http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/s13384-020-00388-7

Obol JH; Harrison R; Lin S; Obwolo MJ; Richmond R, 2020, 'Perceptions of key informants on the provision of cervical cancer prevention and control programme in Uganda: implication for cervical cancer policy', BMC Public Health, vol. 20, pp. 1396, http://dx.doi.org/10.1186/s12889-020-09482-y

Lin S; Rocha VM; Taylor R, 2019, 'Artefactual inflation of type 2 diabetes prevalence in WHO STEP surveys', Tropical Medicine and International Health, vol. 24, pp. 477 - 483, http://dx.doi.org/10.1111/tmi.13213

Linhart C, 2018, 'Continued increases in blood pressure over two decades in Samoa (1991–2013); around one-third of the increase explained by rising obesity levels', BMC Public Health, vol. 18, http://dx.doi.org/10.1186/s12889-018-6016-2

Taylor R; Lin S; Linhart C; Morrell S, 2018, 'Overview of trends in cardiovascular and diabetes risk factors in Fiji', Annals of Human Biology, vol. 45, pp. 188 - 201, http://dx.doi.org/10.1080/03014460.2018.1465122

Linhart C; Tukana I; Lin S; Taylor R; Morrell S; Vatucawaqa P; Magliano DJ; Zimmet P, 2017, 'Declines and plateaux in smoking prevalence over three decades in Fiji', Nicotine and Tobacco Research, vol. 19, pp. 1315 - 1321, http://dx.doi.org/10.1093/ntr/ntw292

Lin S; Naseri T; Linhart C; Morrell S; Taylor R; McGarvey ST; Zimmet P, 2017, 'Response to comments by Hoyer and Brinks (2017) on: ‘Diabetes incidence and projections from prevalence surveys in Samoa over 1978–2013’', International Journal of Public Health, vol. 63, pp. 1 - 2, http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/s00038-017-1042-x

Taing CY; Gibson AA; Colagiuri S; Vita P; Cardona-Morrell M; Bauman A; Moore M; Williams M; Milat A; Hony J; Lin S; Gwizd M; Fiatarone Singh MA, 2017, 'Primary analysis of the Mandarin-speaking sub-study within the Sydney diabetes prevention program', Diabetes Research and Clinical Practice, vol. 132, pp. 118 - 126, http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.diabres.2017.07.032

Wiseman V; Lagarde M; Batura N; Lin S; Irava W; Roberts G, 2017, 'Measuring inequalities in the distribution of the Fiji Health Workforce', International Journal for Equity in Health, vol. 16, http://dx.doi.org/10.1186/s12939-017-0575-1

Linhart CL; Naseri T; Lin S; Morrell S; Taylor R; McGarvey ST; Magliano DJ; Zimmet P, 2017, 'Tobacco smoking trends in Samoa over four decades: can continued globalization rectify that which it has wrought?', Globalization and Health, vol. 13, http://dx.doi.org/10.1186/s12992-017-0256-2

Lin S; Naseri T; Linhart C; Morrell S; Taylor R; McGarvey ST; Magliano DJ; Zimmet P, 2017, 'Trends in diabetes and obesity in Samoa over 35 years, 1978–2013', Diabetic Medicine, vol. 34, pp. 654 - 661, http://dx.doi.org/10.1111/dme.13197

Lin S; Naseri T; Linhart CL; Morrell S; Taylor R; McGarvey ST; Magliano DJ; Zimmet P, 2017, 'Diabetes incidence and projections from prevalence surveys in Samoa over 1978–2013', International Journal of Public Health, vol. 62, pp. 687 - 694, http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/s00038-017-0961-x

Morrell S; Lin S; Tukana I; Linhart CL; Taylor R; Vatucawaqa P; Magliano DJ; Zimmet P, 2016, 'Diabetes incidence and projections from prevalence surveys in Fiji', Population Health Metrics, vol. 14, http://dx.doi.org/10.1186/s12963-016-0114-0

Taylor R; Zimmet P; Naseri T; Hufanga S; Tukana I; Magliano DJ; Lin S; Linhart C; Morrell S, 2016, 'Erroneous inflation of diabetes prevalence: Are there global implications?', Journal of Diabetes, vol. 8, pp. 766 - 769, http://dx.doi.org/10.1111/1753-0407.12447

Lin S; Hufanga S; Linhart CL; Morrell S; Taylor R; Magliano D; Zimmet P, 2016, 'Diabetes and obesity trends in Tonga over 40 years', Asia Pacific Journal of Public Health, vol. 28, pp. 475 - 485, http://dx.doi.org/10.1177/1010539516645156

Linhart C; Tukana I; Lin S; Taylor R; Morrell S; Vatucawaqa P; Magliano D; Zimmet P, 2016, 'Continued increases in hypertension over three decades in Fiji, and the influence of obesity', Journal of Hypertension, vol. 34, pp. 402 - 409, http://dx.doi.org/10.1097/HJH.0000000000000807

Lin S; Tukana I; Linhart CL; Morrell S; Taylor R; Vatucawaqa P; Magliano DJ; Zimmet P, 2015, 'Diabetes and obesity trends in Fiji over 30 years', Journal of Diabetes, vol. 8, pp. 533 - 543, http://dx.doi.org/10.1111/1753-0407.12326

Fong J; Gyaneshwar R; Lin S; Morrell S; Taylor R; Brassil A; Stuart A; McGowan C, 2014, 'Cervical screening using visual inspection with acetic acid (VIA) and Treatment with cryotherapy in Fiji', Asian Pacific Journal of Cancer Prevention, vol. 15, pp. 10757 - 10762, http://dx.doi.org/10.7314/APJCP.2014.15.24.10757

Mirzaei M; Lin S; Taylor R, 2014, 'O216 Patterns of saturated and polyunsaturated fat intake: Trends from 48 countries, 1960-2000', Global Heart, vol. 9, pp. e60 - e61, http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.gheart.2014.03.1421

Roberts G; Lin S; Asimus L, 2012, 'Universal coverage and incentives to work in rural and remote areas of the Pacific', Pacific Health Dialog, vol. 18, pp. 78 - 83, http://www.pacifichealthdialog.org.fj/

McKimm J; Newton PM; De Silva P; Campbell J; Kafoa B; Kiriton R; Lin S; Roberts GJ, 2012, 'Accreditation of healthcare professional education programs: A review of international trends and current approaches in Pacific island countries', Pacific Health Dialog, vol. 18, pp. 28 - 41, http://www.pacifichealthdialog.org.fj/

McKimm J; Newton PM; De Silva A; Campbell J; Kafoa B; Kiriton R; Lin S; Roberts GJ, 2012, 'Commissioning the education of healthcare professionals: A review of international trends and approaches', Pacific Health Dialog, vol. 18, pp. 16 - 27, http://www.pacifichealthdialog.org.fj/

Vita P; Colagiuri S; Davies D; Lin S; Williams M; Fiatarone Singh M; Bauman A; King L, 2011, 'Socio-economic and psychosocial differences of participants in the Sydney Diabetes Prevention Program and predictors of weight loss', Obesity Research & Clinical Practice, vol. 5, pp. 20 - 20, http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.orcp.2011.08.092


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