Alex Brown


  • The University of Western Australia (M503), 35 Stirling Highway,

    6009 Perth


  • 84 Citations
  • 5 h-Index
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Research Output 2009 2019

11 Citations (Scopus)
164 Downloads (Pure)

Reaching cardiovascular prevention guideline targets with a polypill-based approach: a meta-analysis of randomised clinical trials

Selak, V., Webster, R., Stepien, S., Bullen, C., Patel, A., Thom, S., Arroll, B., Bots, M. L., Brown, A., Crengle, S., Dorairaj, P., Elley, C. R., Grobbee, D. E., Harwood, M., Hillis, G. S., Laba, T-L., Neal, B., Peiris, D., Rafter, N., Reid, C. & 5 othersStanton, A., Tonkin, A., Usherwood, T., Wadham, A. & Rodgers, A., Jan 2019, In : Heart. 105, 1, p. 42-48 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
Randomized Controlled Trials
LDL Lipoproteins
Blood Pressure

Stroke incidence and outcomes in Indigenous Australians in South Australia and the Northern Territory: a prospective population-based pilot study

Dos Santos, A., Balabanski, A., Thrift, A., Katzenellenbogen, J., Brown, A. & Kl, T., Sep 2019, In : International Journal of Stroke. 14, p. 19-19 1 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalAbstract/Meeting Abstract

3 Citations (Scopus)

Excess stroke incidence in young Aboriginal people in South Australia: Pooled results from two population-based studies

Balabanski, A. H., Newbury, J., Leyden, J. M., Arima, H., Anderson, C. S., Castle, S., Cranefield, J., Paterson, T., Thrift, A. G., Katzenellenbogen, J., Brown, A. & Kleinig, T. J., 16 May 2018, In : International Journal of Stroke.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

South Australia
Cohort Studies
8 Citations (Scopus)

Echocardiographic screening for rheumatic heart disease in indigenous Australian children: A cost-utility analysis

Roberts, K., Cannon, J., Atkinson, D., Brown, A., Maguire, G., Remenyi, B., Wheaton, G., Geelhoed, E. & Carapetis, J. R., 2017, In : Journal of the American Heart Association. 6, 3, e004515.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
Rheumatic Heart Disease
Cost-Benefit Analysis
Quality-Adjusted Life Years
Thoracic Surgery
Heart Failure
1 Citation (Scopus)

Healthcare expenditure on Indigenous and non-Indigenous Australians at high risk of cardiovascular disease

Angell, B., Laba, T-L., Lung, T., Brown, A., Eades, S., Usherwood, T., Peiris, D., Billot, L., Hillis, G., Webster, R., Tonkin, A., Reid, C., Molanus, B., Rafter, N., Cass, A., Patel, A. & Jan, S., 23 Jun 2017, In : International Journal for Equity in Health . 16, 1, 108.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
Health Expenditures
Cardiovascular Diseases
Delivery of Health Care
Primary Health Care

Intensive LDL Reduction Post Acute Coronary Syndromes: A Catalyst for Improved Outcomes

Kostner, K., Nicholls, S., Amerena, J., Brown, A., Cooper, M., Hammett, C., O'Brien, R., Kritharides, L., Hare, D. L., Watts, G. F., Aylward, P. & Aylward, P., 1 Nov 2016, In : Heart, Lung and Circulation. 25, 11, p. 1051-1054 4 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalEditorial

10 Citations (Scopus)

Progression of kidney disease in indigenous Australians: The eGFR follow-up study

Maple-Brown, L. J., Hughes, J. T., Ritte, R., Barzi, F., Hoy, W. E., Lawton, P. D., Jones, G. R. D., Death, E., Simmonds, A., Sinha, A. K., Cherian, S., Thomas, M. A. B., McDermott, R., Brown, A. D. H., O’Dea, K., Jerums, G., Cass, A. & Macisaac, R. J., 6 Jun 2016, In : Clinical Journal of the American Society of Nephrology. 11, 6, p. 993-1004 12 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
Kidney Diseases
C-Reactive Protein
Health Status
Chronic Kidney Failure
44 Citations (Scopus)

Diabetes prevalence and determinants in Indigenous Australian populations: A systematic review

Minges, K. E., Zimmet, P. Z., Magliano, D. J., Dunstan, D. W., Brown, A. & Shaw, J. E., Aug 2011, In : Diabetes Research and Clinical Practice. 93, 2, p. 139-149 11 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalReview article

Population Groups
Glucose Intolerance
Northern Territory
Self Report
7 Citations (Scopus)

Depression and blood pressure control: All antidepressants are not the same

Dawood, T., Schlaich, M., Brown, A. & Lambert, G., 1 Jul 2009, In : Hypertension. 54, 1

Research output: Contribution to journalLetter

Open Access