School of Population Health

NCD Diabetes Publications

2019

Morrell S, Taylor R, Nand D, Rao C. Changes in proportional mortality from diabetes and circulatory in Mauritius and Fiji: possible effects of coding and certification. BMC Public Health. 2019 19:481. doi: 10.1186/s12889-019-6748-7


 

Lin S, Rocha V, Taylor R. Artefactual inflation of type 2 diabetes prevalence in WHO STEP surveys. Tropical Medicine and International Health. 24(4): 2019. doi: 10.1111/tmi.13213


 

2017

Lin S, Naseri T, Linhart C, Morrell S, Taylor R, McGarvey ST, Magliano DJ, Zimmet P. Diabetes incidence and projections from prevalence surveys in Samoa over 1978-2013. International Journal of Public Health. 62:687-694. 2017. doi: 10.1007/s00038-017-0961-x.


 

Corsenac P, Annesi-Maesano I, Hoy D, Roth A, Rouchon B, Capart I, Taylor R. Overweight and obesity in New Caledonian adults: Results from measured and adjusted self-reported anthropometric data. Diabetes Res Clin Pract. 2017 Jun 22. pii: S0168-8227(16)30504-6. doi: 0.1016/j.diabres.2017.06.020. [Epub ahead of print]


 

Lin S, Naseri T, Linhart C, Morrell S, Taylor R, McGarvey ST, Magliano DJ, Zimmet P. Trends in diabetes and obesity in Samoa over 35 years, 1978-2013. Diabetic Med. 2017; 34(5): 654-661. doi: 10.1111/dme.13197


 

2016

Lin S, Hufanga S, Linhart C, Morrell S, Taylor R, Magliano DJ, Zimmet P. Diabetes and Obesity Trends in Tonga Over 40 Years. Asia Pac J Public Health. 2016; 28(6): 475–485. doi: 10.1177/1010539516645156 .


 

Taylor R, Zimmet P, Naseri T, Hufanga S, Tukana I, Magliano DJ, Lin S, Linhart C, Morrell S. Erroneous inflation of diabetes prevalence: are there global implications? J Diabetes. 2016; 8: 766769. doi: 10.1111/1753-0407.12447.


 

Lin S, Tukana I, Linhart C, Morrell S, Taylor R, Vatucawaqa P, Magliano DJ, Zimmet P. Diabetes and obesity trends in Fiji over 30 years. J Diabetes. 2016; 8(4): 533-43.


 

Morrell S, Lin S, Tukana I, Linhart C, Taylor R, Vatucawaqa P, Magliano DJ, Zimmet P. Diabetes incidence and projections from prevalence surveys in Fiji. Population Health Metrics. (2016) 14:45. doi: 10.1186/s12963-016-0114-0


 

1993

King H, Rewers M, World Health Organization Ad Hoc Diabetes Reporting Group: including, Taylor R. Global Estimates for Prevalence of Diabetes Mellitus and Impaired Glucose Tolerance in Adults. Diabetes Care 1993; 16(1): 157-177.


 

1991

Taylor R, Jalaludin B, Levy S, Montaville B, Gee K, Sladden T. Prevalence of diabetes, hypertension and obesity at different levels of urbanisation in Vanuatu. Medical Journal of Australia 1991; 155: 86-90.


 

King H, Rewers M, World Health Organisation Ad Hoc Diabetes Reporting Group: including, Taylor R. Diabetes in adults is now a Third World problem. Bulletin of the World Health Organisation. 69(6): 643-648. 1991.


 

1988

Toumilehto J, Zimmet P, Wolf E, Taylor R, Ram P, King H. Plasma uric acid level and its association with diabetes mellitus and some biological parameters in a bi-racial population of Fiji. American Journal of Epidemiology 1988; 127(2): 321-336.


 

King H, Zimmet P, Taylor R. Glucose tolerance in Polynesia: association with obesity and island of residence. Diabetes Research and Clinical Practice 1988; 4(2): 143-151.


 

1986

King H, Taylor R, Koteka G, Nemaia H, Zimmet P, Bennett P, Raper L.R. Glucose tolerance in Polynesia Population-based surveys in Rarotonga and Niue. Medical Journal of Australia 1986; 145(10): 505-510.


 

1985

Taylor R, Bennett P, Uili R, Joffres M, Germain R, Levy S, Zimmet P. Diabetes in Wallis Polynesians: A comparison of residents of Wallis and first generation migrants to Nouméa, New Caledonia. Diabetes Research and Clinical Practice 1985; 1: 169-178.


 

Ringrose H, Ram P, Mollard C, Taylor R, Zimmet P. Energy intakes and diabetes prevalence of rural and urban Melanesian and Indian populations in Fiji. Fiji Medical Journal 1985; 13(11/12): 250-252.


 

1984

King H, Taylor R, Zimmet P, Pargeter K, Raper R, Beriki T, Tekanen J. Non-insulin-dependent diabetes (NIDDM) in a newly independent Pacific nation: the Republic of Kiribati. Diabetes Care 1984; 7(5): 409-415.


 

Taylor R, Ram P, Zimmet P, Raper L.R, Ringrose H. Physical activity and prevalence of diabetes in Melanesian and Indian men in Fiji. Diabetologia 1984; 27: 578-582.


 

King H, Zimmet P, Bennett P, Taylor R, Raper L.R. Glucose tolerance and ancestral genetic admixture in six semitraditional Pacific populations. Genetic Epidemiology 1984; 1(4): 315-328.


 

Zimmet P, King H, Taylor R, Raper L, Balkau B, Borger J, Heriot W, Thoma K. The high prevalence of diabetes mellitus, impaired glucose tolerance and diabetic retinopathy in Nauru - the 1982 survey. Diabetes Research 1984; 1: 13-18.


 

Collins V, Taylor R, Zimmet P, Raper L, Pargeter F, Geddes W, Coventry J.S, King H. Impaired glucose tolerance in Kiribati. New Zealand Medical Journal 1984; 97: 809-812.


 

1983

Taylor R, Zimmet P. Migrant studies in diabetes epidemiology. In: Diabetes in epidemiological perspective. Eds: Mann J, Pyorala K, Teuscher A. Churchill Livingstone, Edinburgh. 1983.


 

Taylor R, Bennett P, LeGonidec G, Lacoste J, Combe D, Joffres M, Uili R, Charpin M, Zimmet P. The prevalence of diabetes mellitus in a traditional-living Polynesian population: The Wallis Island survey. Diabetes Care, 1983; 6(4): 334-340.


 

Zimmet P, Taylor R, Ram P, King H, Sloman G, Raper L.R, Hunt D. Prevalence of diabetes and impaired glucose tolerance in the biracial (Melanesian and Indian) population of Fiji: A rural-urban comparison. American Journal of Epidemiology 1983; 118(5): 673-688.


 

King H, Balkau B, Zimmet P, Taylor R, Raper R, Borger J, Heriot W. Diabetic retinopathy in Nauruans. American Journal of Epidemiology 1983; 117(6): 659-667.


 

1982

Serjeantson S, Ryan D.P, Zimmet P, Taylor R, Cross R, Charpin M, Le Gonidec G. HLA antigens in four Pacific populations with non-insulin-dependent diabetes mellitus. Annals of Human Biology 1982; 9: 69-84.


 

Zimmet P, Taylor R, Whitehouse S. Prevalence rates of impaired glucose tolerance and diabetes mellitus in various Pacific populations according to the new WHO criteria. Bulletin of the World Health Organization 1982; 60: 279-282.


 

Zimmet P, Canteloube D, Genelle B, Le Gonidec G, Couzigou P, Peghini M, Charpin M, Bennett P, Kuberski T, Kleiber N, Taylor R. The prevalence of diabetes mellitus and impaired glucose tolerance in Melanesians and part-Polynesians in rural New Caledonia and Ouvea (Loyalty Islands). Diabetologia 1982; 23: 393-398.


 

Ram P, Banuve S, Zimmet P, Taylor R, Raper L, Sloman G, Hunt D. Diabetes in Fiji – The Results of the 1980 National Survey. Fiji Medical Journal 1982; Jan/Feb:4-13.


 

1981

Taylor R, Zimmet P. Limitation of fasting plasma glucose for the diagnosis of diabetes mellitus. Diabetes Care 1982; 4: 556-558.


 

Weinstein S, Sedlak-Weinstein E, Taylor R, Zimmet P. The high prevalence of impaired glucose tolerance and diabetes mellitus in an isolated Polynesian population, Manihiki, Cook Islands. New Zealand Medical Journal 1981; 94: 411-413.


 

Taylor R, Reid M. Admission to Hospital for Diabetes in Aborigines and other Australians, rural New South Wales 1977-78. Community Health Studies 1981; 5(2): 142-146.


 

Taylor R, Zimmet P. The influence of variation in obesity in the sex difference in the prevalence of abnormal glucose tolerance in Tuvalu. New Zealand Medical Journal 1981; 94: 176-178.


 

1980

Zimmet P, Taylor R, Whitehouse S. Diabetes - An index of modernisation in Pacific populations. Community Health Studies 1980; 4: 171-172.