Bu Yeap

Professor

  • The University of Western Australia (M704), 35 Stirling Highway,

    6009 Crawley

    Australia

  • 3513 Citations
  • 33 h-Index
19972021

Research Output 1997 2018

2018

Higher IGFBP3 is associated with increased incidence of colorectal cancer in older men independently of IGF1

Chan, Y. X., Alfonso, H., Chubb, S. A. P., Ho, K. K. Y., Gerard Fegan, P., Hankey, G. J., Golledge, J., Flicker, L. & Yeap, B. B. 1 Feb 2018 In : Clinical Endocrinology. 88, 2, p. 333-340 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Somatomedins
Colorectal Neoplasms
Incidence
Lung Neoplasms
Neoplasms
1 Citations
Thyroxine
Thyroid Gland
Incidence
Thyrotropin
Cardiovascular Diseases
Open Access
Dihydrotestosterone
Luteinizing Hormone
Testosterone
Sex Hormone-Binding Globulin
Independent Living
2017
Open Access
5 Citations

Bone turnover markers: Defining a therapeutic target

Chubb, S. A. P., Byrnes, E., Manning, L., Golledge, J., Ebeling, P. R., Flicker, L., Yeap, B. B. & Vasikaran, S. D. Feb 2017 In : Clinical Biochemistry. 50, 3, p. 162-163 2 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalLetter

Osteocalcin
Type 1 Diabetes Mellitus
Homeostasis
Glucose
Serum
3 Citations
Men's Health
Cohort Studies
Depression
Activities of Daily Living
Exercise Test
2 Citations

Depression as a modifiable factor to decrease the risk of dementia

Almeida, O. P., Hankey, G. J., Yeap, B. B., Golledge, J. & Flicker, L. 2 May 2017 In : Translational Psychiatry. 7, 6 p., e1117

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access

Effects of androgen deprivation therapy on telomere length

Cheung, A. S., Yeap, B. B., Hoermann, R., Hui, J., Beilby, J. P. & Grossmann, M. 1 Oct 2017 In : Clinical Endocrinology. 87, 4, p. 381-385 5 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Telomere
Androgens
Prostatic Neoplasms
Telomere Shortening
Steroids
Open Access
File
Men's Health
Cohort Studies
Alcohols
Mortality
Information Storage and Retrieval
Androgens
Exercise
Leisure Activities
Cardiovascular Diseases
Dihydrotestosterone
4 Citations

Higher dihydrotestosterone is associated with the incidence of lung cancer in older men

Chan, Y. X., Alfonso, H., Chubb, P., Handelsman, D. J., Fegan, P. G., Hankey, G. J., Golledge, J., Flicker, L. & Yeap, B. B. Apr 2017 In : Hormones and Cancer. 8, 2, p. 119-126 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
File
Dihydrotestosterone
Lung Neoplasms
Gonadal Steroid Hormones
Colorectal Neoplasms
Prostatic Neoplasms
1 Citations

Higher thyrotropin concentration is associated with increased incidence of colorectal cancer in older men

Chan, Y. X., Alfonso, H., Chubb, P., Fegan, P. G., Hankey, G. J., Golledge, J., Flicker, L. & Yeap, B. B. 1 Feb 2017 In : Clinical Endocrinology. 86, 2, p. 278-285 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
File
Thyrotropin
Colorectal Neoplasms
Lung Neoplasms
Prostatic Neoplasms
Incidence

Interleukin-6 and Hepcidin Levels during Hormone-Deplete and Hormone-Replete Phases of an Oral Contraceptive Cycle: A Pilot Study

Sim, M., Dawson, B., Landers, G., Swinkels, D. W., Wiegerinck, E., Yeap, B. B., Trinder, D. & Peeling, P. 23 Mar 2017 (Accepted/In press) In : ANNALS OF NUTRITION AND METABOLISM. p. 100-105 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Hepcidins
Oral Contraceptives
Interleukin-6
Hormones
Iron
1 Citations

Longevity Klotho gene polymorphism and the risk of dementia in older men

Almeida, O. P., Morar, B., Hankey, G. J., Yeap, B. B., Golledge, J., Jablensky, A. & Flicker, L. 1 Jul 2017 In : Maturitas. 101, p. 1-5 5 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Polymorphism
Dementia
Hazards
Genes
Genotype
1 Citations

Lower TSH and higher free thyroxine predict incidence of prostate but not breast, colorectal or lung cancer

Chan, Y. X., Knuiman, M. W., Divitini, M. L., Brown, S. J., Walsh, J. & Yeap, B. B. 1 Oct 2017 In : European Journal of Endocrinology. 177, 4, p. 297-308 12 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Thyroxine
Prostate
Colorectal Neoplasms
Lung Neoplasms
Prostatic Neoplasms
1 Citations

Multifaceted interaction of bone, muscle, lifestyle interventions and metabolic and cardiovascular disease: role of osteocalcin

Levinger, I., Brennan-Speranza, T. C., Zulli, A., Parker, L., Lin, X., Lewis, J. R. & Yeap, B. B. 1 Aug 2017 In : Osteoporosis International. 28, 8, p. 2265-2273 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Osteocalcin
Metabolic Diseases
Life Style
Cardiovascular Diseases
Bone and Bones

Profile of diabetes in men aged 79-97 years: The Western Australian Health in Men Study

Henze, M., Alfonso, H., Flicker, L., George, J., Chubb, P. A. P., Hankey, G. J., Almeida, O. P., Golledge, J., Norman, P. E. & Yeap, B. B. Jun 2017 In : Diabetic Medicine. 34, 6, p. 786-793 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Men's Health
Health
Odds Ratio
Independent Living
Western Australia
2 Citations
Open Access
Men's Health
Thyrotropin
Thyroxine
Reference Values
Hyperthyroidism
Insulin-Like Growth Factor Binding Protein 3
Somatomedins
Dementia
Insulin-Like Growth Factor Binding Proteins
Coronary Disease
2 Citations

Systolic Blood Pressure and Vascular Disease in Men Aged 65 Years and over the HIMS (Health in Men Study)

Lacey, B., Golledge, J., Yeap, B. B., Lewington, S., McCaul, K. A., Norman, P. E., Flicker, L., Almeida, O. P. & Hankey, G. J. 1 Jun 2017 In : Hypertension. 69, 6, p. 1053-1059 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Men's Health
Hematologic Diseases
Vascular Diseases
Blood Pressure
Blood Vessels

Testosterone and cardiovascular effects

Yeap, B. B. 1 Apr 2017 Testosterone: From Basic to Clinical Aspects. Hohl, A. (ed.). Springer International Publishing, p. 299-318 20 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

Testosterone
Androgens
Cardiovascular Diseases
Telomere
Mendelian Randomization Analysis
2016
1 Citations
Open Access
Psychotic Affective Disorders
dementia
Parkinson disease
Mood Disorders
Parkinson Disease
5 Citations

Associations of demographic and behavioural factors with glycaemic control in young adults with type 1 diabetes mellitus

Osan, J. K., Punch, J. D., Watson, M. A., Chan, Y. X., Barrie, P., Fegan, P. G. & Yeap, B. B. 2016 In : Internal Medicine Journal. 46, 3, p. 332-338 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Type 1 Diabetes Mellitus
Young Adult
Demography
Risk-Taking
Western Australia
8 Citations
Open Access
File
Men's Health
Cohort Studies
Depression
Electronic Health Records
Dementia
2 Citations

Development of Land Use Regression models for particulate matter and associated components in a low air pollutant concentration airshed

Dirgawati, M., Heyworth, J. S., Wheeler, A. J., McCaul, K. A., Blake, D., Boeyen, J., Cope, M., Yeap, B. B., Nieuwenhuijsen, M., Brunekreef, B. & Hinwood, A. 1 Nov 2016 In : Atmospheric Environment. 144, p. 69-78 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

particulate matter
land use
air pollutant
pollutant concentration
absorbance
12 Citations

Duration of diabetes and its association with depression in later life: The Health in Men Study (HIMS)

Almeida, O., Mccaul, K., Hankey, G., Yeap, B., Golledge, J., Norman, P. & Flicker, L. Apr 2016 In : Maturitas. 86, p. 3-9 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
Men's Health
Medical problems
Health
Depression
Odds Ratio
18 Citations

Endocrine Society of Australia position statement on male hypogonadism (part 1): assessment and indications for testosterone therapy

Yeap, B. B., Grossmann, M., McLachlan, R. I., Handelsman, D. J., Wittert, G. A., Conway, A. J., Stuckey, B. G. A., Lording, D. W., Allan, C. A., Zajac, J. D. & Burger, H. G. 15 Aug 2016 In : The Medical journal of Australia. 205, 4, p. 173-178 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Eunuchism
Testosterone
Hypogonadism
Follicle Stimulating Hormone
Luteinizing Hormone
6 Citations

Endocrine Society of Australia position statement on male hypogonadism (Part 2): Treatment and therapeutic considerations

Yeap, B., Grossmann, M., Mclachlan, R. I., Handelsman, D. J., Wittert, G. A., Conway, A. J., Stuckey, B., Lording, D. W., Allan, C. A., Zajac, J. D. & Burger, H. G. 2016 In : Medical Journal of Australia. 205, 5, p. 228-231

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Eunuchism
Testosterone
Therapeutics
Hypogonadism
Androgens
12 Citations

Epidemiological and mendelian randomization studies of dihydrotestosterone and estradiol and leukocyte telomere length in men

Yeap, B., Knuiman, M., Divitini, M., Hui, J., Arscott, G. M., Handelsman, D. J., Mclennan, S. V., Twigg, S. M., McQuillan, B., Hung, J. & Beilby, J. 1 Mar 2016 In : Journal of Clinical Endocrinology and Metabolism. 101, 4, p. 1299-1306 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
File
Dihydrotestosterone
Telomerase
Telomere
Random Allocation
Polymorphism
4 Citations
Open Access
File
Dihydrotestosterone
Testosterone
Estradiol
Cardiovascular Diseases
Mortality
2 Citations

Plasma ferritin concentrations are not associated with abdominal aortic aneurysm diagnosis, size or growth

Moxon, J. V., Jones, R. E., Norman, P. E., Clancy, P., Flicker, L., Almeida, O. P., Hankey, G. J., Yeap, B. B. & Golledge, J. Aug 2016 In : Atherosclerosis. 251, p. 19-24

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Abdominal Aortic Aneurysm
Ferritins
Iron Overload
Growth
Odds Ratio
4 Citations

Prevalence and prognosis of a low serum testosterone in men with type 2 diabetes: the Fremantle Diabetes Study Phase II

Hamilton, E. J., Davis, W. A., Makepeace, A., Lim, E. M., Yeap, B. B., Peters, K. E. & Davis, T. M. E. Sep 2016 In : Clinical Endocrinology. 85, 3, p. 444-452

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Type 2 Diabetes Mellitus
Testosterone
Serum
Independent Living
Reproductive Health
11 Citations

Prospective longitudinal study of testosterone and incident depression in older men: The health in men study

Ford, A., Yeap, B., Flicker, L., Hankey, G., Chubb, P., Handelsman, D. J., Golledge, J. & Almeida, O. 1 Feb 2016 In : Psychoneuroendocrinology. 64, p. 57-65 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
File
Men's Health
Longitudinal Studies
Testosterone
Prospective Studies
Depression
7 Citations
Independent Living
Bipolar Disorder
Dementia
Digestive System Diseases
Premature Mortality
8 Citations

Sex differences in vascular endothelial function and health in humans: impacts of exercise

Green, D. J., Hopkins, N. D., Jones, H., Thijssen, D. H. J., Eijsvogels, T. M. H. & Yeap, B. 1 Feb 2016 In : Experimental Physiology. 101, 2, p. 230-242

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
File
Sex Characteristics
Blood Vessels
Exercise
Health
Gonadal Steroid Hormones
1 Citations

Suicide in older men: The health in men cohort study (HIMS)

Almeida, O. P., McCaul, K., Hankey, G. J., Yeap, B. B., Golledge, J. & Flicker, L. 1 Dec 2016 In : Preventive Medicine. 93, p. 33-38 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Men's Health
Suicide
Cohort Studies
Health
Mood Disorders
2015
17 Citations

Age-specific population centiles for androgen status in men

Handelsman, D. J., Yeap, B., Flicker, L., Martin, S., Wittert, G. A. & Ly, L. P. 2015 In : European Journal of Endocrinology. 173, 6, p. 809-817

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Dihydrotestosterone
Androgens
Testosterone
Population
Serum
3 Citations

Association between the advanced glycosylation end product-specific receptor gene and cardiovascular death in older men

Biros, E., Moran, C. S., Norman, P., Hankey, G., Yeap, B., Almeida, O., Flicker, L., White, R., Jones, R. & Golledge, J. 30 Jul 2015 In : PLoS ONE. 10, 7, p. 1-12 12 p., e0134475

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
Protein Isoforms
Biopsy
Genes
Transcription
death
128 Citations

Association of cardiometabolic multimorbidity with mortality

Di Angelantonio, E. , Kaptoge, S. , Wormser, D. , Willeit, P. , Butterworth, A. S. , Bansal, N. , O'Keeffe, L. M. , Gao, P. , Wood, A. M. , Burgess, S. , Freitag, D. F. , Pennells, L. , Peters, S. A. , Hart, C. L. , Håheim, L. L. , Gillum, R. F. , Nordestgaard, B. G. , Psaty, B. M. , Yeap, B. B. , Knuiman, M. W. & 69 others Nietert, P. J., Kauhanen, J., Salonen, J. T., Kuller, L. H., Simons, L. A., Van Der Schouw, Y. T., Barrett-Connor, E., Selmer, R., Crespo, C. J., Rodriguez, B., Verschuren, W. M. M., Salomaa, V., Svärdsudd, K., Van Der Harst, P., Björkelund, C., Wilhelmsen, L., Wallace, R. B., Brenner, H., Amouyel, P., Barr, E. L. M., Iso, H., Onat, A., Trevisan, M., D'Agostino, R. B., Cooper, C., Kavousi, M., Welin, L., Roussel, R., Hu, F. B., Sato, S., Davidson, K. W., Howard, B. V., Leening, M. J. G., Rosengren, A., Dörr, M., Deeg, D. J. H., Kiechl, S., Stehouwer, C. D. A., Nissinen, A., Giampaoli, S., Donfrancesco, C., Kromhout, D., Price, J. F., Peters, A., Meade, T. W., Casiglia, E., Lawlor, D. A., Gallacher, J., Nagel, D., Franco, O. H., Assmann, G., Dagenais, G. R., Jukema, J. W., Sundström, J., Woodward, M., Brunner, E. J., Khaw, K. T., Wareham, N. J., Whitsel, E. A., Njølstad, I., Hedblad, B., Wassertheil-Smoller, S., Engström, G., Rosamond, W. D., Selvin, E., Sattar, N., Thompson, S. G., Danesh, J. & Emerging Risk Factors Collaboration 7 Jul 2015 In : JAMA - Journal of the American Medical Association. 314, 1, p. 52-60 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Comorbidity
Stroke
Myocardial Infarction
Mortality
Life Expectancy
2 Citations
Open Access
File
Sexual Behavior
Depression
Odds Ratio
Confidence Intervals
Aptitude
11 Citations

Development of Land Use Regression models for predicting exposure to NO2 and NOx in Metropolitan Perth, Western Australia

Dirgawati, M., Barnes, R., Wheeler, A., Arnold, A-L., Mccaul, K., Stuart, A. L., Blake, D., Hinwood, A., Yeap, B. & Heyworth, J. 2015 In : Environmental Modelling and Software. 74, p. 258-267

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Land use
land use
road
pollution effect
Nitric oxide
13 Citations
Open Access
File
Medical problems
Stroke
Myocardial Infarction
Mortality
Independent Living
34 Citations
Type 2 Diabetes Mellitus
Testosterone
Meta-Analysis
Randomized Controlled Trials
Glucose
17 Citations
Open Access
File
Hemochromatosis
Transferrin
Ferritins
Type 2 Diabetes Mellitus
Iron
1 Citations
Independent Living
Dihydrotestosterone
Testosterone
Estradiol
Vital Capacity
29 Citations

Higher serum undercarboxylated osteocalcin and other bone turnover markers are associated with reduced diabetes risk and lower estradiol concentrations in older men

Yeap, B., Alfonso, H. S., Chubb, P., Gauci, R., Byrnes, E. A., Beilby, J. P., Ebeling, P. R., Handelsman, D. J., Allan, C. A., Grossmann, M., Norman, P. & Flicker, L. Jan 2015 In : Journal of Clinical Endocrinology and Metabolism. 100, 1, p. 63-71

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
File
Bone Remodeling
Osteocalcin
Medical problems
Estradiol
Bone
16 Citations
Population
Independent Living
Men's Health
Long-Term Care
Cohort Studies
7 Citations
Men's Health
Insulin Resistance
Depression
Odds Ratio
Confidence Intervals
1 Citations

"Men’s health – a little in the shadow": a formative evaluation of medical curriculum enhancement with men’s health teaching and learning

Holden, C. A., Collins, V. R., Anderson, C. J., Pomeroy, S., Turner, R., Canny, B. J., Yeap, B., Wittert, G. & Mclachlan, R. I. 2015 In : BMC Medical Education. 15, 1, p. 1-9

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
curriculum
Teaching
health
evaluation
learning