M. Sweeney

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OBJECTIVE To determine whether there is a link between hypoglycaemia and mortality among participants in the Action to Control Cardiovascular Risk in Diabetes (ACCORD) trial. DESIGN Retrospective epidemiological analysis of data from the ACCORD trial. Setting Diabetes clinics, research clinics, and primary care clinics. PARTICIPANTS Patients were(More)
Large numbers of observational studies have described a decrease in the incidence of cardiovascular disease in women taking hormone replacement therapy (HRT). The potential mechanisms for this effect are numerous, including direct effects on lipid levels and lipid metabolism, cardiovascular dynamics, and endothelial reactivity. The beneficial effects of HRT(More)
Comparisons of the WISC-R and WAIS-R were made in a sample of male delinquents (N = 80) to determine whether they would show differences in the degree to which the P greater than V sign occurred on them. A larger split between mean Verbal and mean Performance IQ was found on the WISC-R than on the WAIS-R. Frequency analyses revealed no differences in the(More)
Background: Dual infection with HIV-1 and HIV-2, which is not uncommon in West Africa, has important implications for transmission , progression, and antiretroviral therapy. Few studies have examined HIV viral dynamics in this setting. Methods: We compared HIV-1 and HIV-2 viral loads from 65 dually infected, antiretroviral therapy-naı¨ve Senegalese(More)
  • Mary E Sweeney, Anona Armstrong, Gary O 'donovan, Maree Fitzpatrick
  • 2001
Banks represent an important industry in Australia due to their size and overall impact on the economy. A banking sector characterised by good corporate citizens, behaving in a socially responsible manner, will benefit all Australians. The question posed in this paper is not whether banks can be considered good corporate citizens per se, but rather whether(More)
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