Publications

Reports

Diabetes MILES-2 2016 Survey Report

Diabetes MILES – Youth 2014 Survey Report

Diabetes MILES – Australia 2011 Survey Report


Peer-reviewed journal articles

2016

Fenwick EK, Rees G, Holmes-Truscott E, Browne JL, Pouwer F, Speight J. (2016). What is the best measure for assessing diabetes distress? A comparison of the Problem Areas in Diabetes and Diabetes Distress Scale: results from Diabetes MILES-Australia. , Journal of Health Psychology, 2016 Apr 22. pii: 1359105316642006. [Epub ahead of print].

Hagger V, Trawley S, Hendrieckx C, Browne JL, Cameron F, Pouwer F, Skinner TC, Speight J. (2015). Diabetes MILES Youth-Australia: methods and sample characteristics of a national survey of the psychological aspects of living with type 1 diabetes in Australian youth and their parents. BMC Psychol,  2016 Aug 12;4(1):42. doi: 10.1186/s40359-016-0149-9.

Holmes-Truscott E, Browne JL, Pouwer F, Speight J, Cummins RA. (2015). Subjective wellbeing among adults with diabetes: Results from Diabetes MILES – AustraliaJournal of Happiness Studies, June 2016, 17 (3): 1205-1217.

Serkel-Schrama IJP, dr Vries J, Nieuwesteeg AM, Pouwer F, Nylicek I, Speight J, de Bruin EI, Bogels SM, Harman EE (2016). “The association of mindful parenting with glycemic control and quality of life in adolescents with type 1 diabetes: Results from Diabetes MILES – The NetherlandsMindfulness (2016) 7:1227–1237, DOI 10.1007/s12671-016-0565-1

Speight J (letter to the editor) (2016).Behavioural innovation is key to improving the health of one million Australians living with type 2 diabetes: Evidence indicates we have MILES further to travel.MJA Perspectives, 2016; 205(4): 149-151. doi:10.5694/mja16.00556.

Tregea H, Lee C, Browne JL, Pouwer F, Speight J, (2016). Does self-efficacy mediate the cross-sectional relationship between perceived quality of health care and self-management of diabetes? Results from Diabetes MILES – Australia. , Psychology and Health, 2016 May;31(5):592-604. doi: 10.1080/08870446.2015.1128543.

2015

Browne JL, Nefs G, Pouwer F, Speight J. (2015). Depression, anxiety and self-care behaviours of young adults with Type 2 diabetes: results from the International Diabetes Management and Impact for Long-term Empowerment and Success (MILES) StudyDiabetic Medicine, 31 (1): 133-140.

Hagger V, Hendrieckx C, Sturt J, Skinner T, Speight J. (2015). Diabetes Distress among Adolescents with Type 1 Diabetes: A Systematic Review, Current Diabetes Reports, [Epub ahead of print].

Handley TE, Ventura AD, Browne JL, Rich J, Attia JR, Reddy P, Pouwer F, Speight J. (2015). Suicidal ideation reported by adults with Type 1 or Type 2 diabetes: results from Diabetes MILES-Australia. Diabetic Medicine, 3 Nov 2015. doi: 10.1111/dme.13022. [Epub ahead of print].

Holmes-Truscott E, Skinner TC, Pouwer F, Speight J. (2015). Explaining psychological insulin resistance in adults with non-insulin-treated type 2 diabetes: The roles of diabetes distress and current medication concerns. Results from Diabetes MILES-Australia. Primary Care Diabetes , doi: 10.1016/j.pcd.2015.06.006. [Epub ahead of print].

Holmes-Truscott E, Skinner T, Pouwer F, Speight J. (2015). Negative appraisals of insulin therapy are common among adults with type 2 diabetes using insulin: Results from Diabetes MILES – Australia. Diabetic Medicine, Volume 32, issue 10 Pages 1259-1395 e24-e30 Oct 15.

Nefs G, Bevelander S, Hendrieckx C, Bot M, Ruige J, Speight J, Pouwer F (2015). Subjective sleep impairment in adults with type 1 or type 2 diabetes: Results from Diabetes MILES-The Netherlands. Diabetic Medicine, 32 (10): 1259-1395 e24-e30 Oct 15.

Tak S, Hendrieckx C, Nefs G, Nyklíček I, Speight J, Pouwer F. (2015). The association between types of eating behaviour and dispositional mindfulness in adults with diabetes: Results from Diabetes MILES – The Netherlands. Diabetic Medicine , Appetite. 87:288-95.

 

2014

Dixon JB, Browne JL, Mosely K, Rice TL, Jones KM, Pouwer F, Speight J (2014). Severe obesity and diabetes self-care attitudes, behaviours and burden: implications for weight management from a matched case controlled study. Results from Diabetes MILES – Australia. Diabetic Medicine, 31(1): 232-240.

Dixon JB, Browne JL, Rice TL, Jones KM, Pouwer F, Speight J (2014). Self-reported access to and quality of healthcare for diabetes: do the severely obese experience equal access?. Australian Family Physician, 43(8): 552-556.

Holmes-Truscott E, Pouwer F, Speight J (2014). Further investigation of the psychometric properties of the Insulin Treatment Appraisal Scale among insulin-using and non-insulin-using adults with type 2 diabetes: Results from Diabetes MILES – Australia. Health and Quality of Life Outcomes, 6 June, 12:87

O’Neil A, Williams E, Browne JL, Horne R, Pouwer F, Speight J (2014) Associations between economic hardship, employment status and markers of self-management in adults with type 2 diabetes: results from Diabetes MILES – AustraliaAustralia and New Zealand Journal of Public Health, doi: 10.1111/1753-6405.12153.

van Son J, Nyklíček I, Nefs G, Speight J, Pop VJ, Pouwer F (2014) The association between mindfulness and emotional distress in adults with diabetes: Could mindfulness serve as a buffer? Results from Diabetes MILES: The Netherlands. Journal of Behvioral Medicine doi: 10.1007/s10865-014-9592-3.

 

2013

Dixon JB, Browne JL, Lambert G, Reddy P, Pouwer F, Speight J. (2013). Severely obese people with diabetes experience impaired emotional well-being associated with socioeconomic disadvantage: Results from diabetes MILES – Australia. Diabetes Research and Clinical Practise 101(2013): 131-140.

Skinner TC, Allen P, Peach E, Browne JL, Pouwer F, Speight J, Dunbar J. (2013). Does the shortage of diabetes specialists in rural Australia matter? Results from Diabetes MILES – Australia. Diabetes Research and Clinical Practice 100(2): 222-229.

 

2012

Nefs G, Bot M, Browne JL, Speight J, Pouwer1 F (2012). Diabetes MILES – The Netherlands: Rationale, design and sample characteristics of a national survey examining the psychological aspects of living with diabetes in Dutch adults. BMC Public Health 12:925.

Speight J, Browne JL, Holmes-Truscott E, Hendrieckx C, Pouwer F (2012). The Diabetes MILES (Management and Impact for Long-term Empowerment and Success) Study: methods and sample characteristics of a national survey of the psychological aspects of living with type 1 or type 2 diabetes in Australian adults. BMC Public Health 12:120.