Journal articles

Psychological correlates of disordered eating in youth with type 1 diabetes: Results from Diabetes MILES Youth – Australia.

Araia E, King RM, Pouwer F, Speight J, Hendrieckx C. Pediatric Diabetes, 21(4): 664-672.


Social support and self-care outcomes in adults with diabetes: The mediating effects of self-efficacy and diabetes distress. Results of the second Diabetes MILES - Australia (MILES-2) study.

Chan CKY, Cockshaw W, Smith K, Holmes-Truscott E, Pouwer F, Speight J. Diabetes Research and Clinical Practice, 2020; 166: 108314.


Psychosocial moderators of the impact of diabetes stigma: results from the second Diabetes MILES – Australia (MILES-2) study.

Holmes-Truscott E, Ventura AD, Thuraisingam S, Pouwer F, Speight J. Diabetes Care, 2020; 43(11): 2651-2659.


I wish my health professionals understood that it's not just all about your HbA1c! Qualitative responses from the second Diabetes MILES – Australia (MILES-2) study.

Litterbach E, Holmes-Truscott E, Pouwer F, Speight J, Hendrieckx C. Diabetic Medicine, 2020; 37(6): 971-981.


Depressive and anxiety symptoms and following of the Dutch dietary guidelines 2015 in adults with diabetes: results from Diabetes MILES– The Netherlands.

Vogtschmidt Y, Nefs G, Speight J, Bot M, Pouwer F, Soedamah-Muthu S. Journal of Psychosomatic Research, 2020; 135: 110160 doi.org/10.1016/j.jpsychores.2020.110160.

What do adults with type 2 diabetes want from the ‘perfect’ app? Results from the second Diabetes MILES—Australia (MILES-2) study.

Baptista S, Trawley S, Pouwer F, Oldenburg B, Wadley G, Speight J. Diabetes Technology and Therapeutics, 2019; 21(7): 393-399.


Assessing the perceived impact of diabetes on quality of life: Psychometric validation of the DAWN2 Impact of Diabetes Profile in the second Diabetes MILES – Australia (MILES-2) survey.

Holmes-Truscott E, Skovlund S, Hendrieckx C, Pouwer F, Peyrot M, Speight J. Diabetes Research and Clinical Practice, 2019; 253-263.


Comorbid elevated symptoms of anxiety and depression in adults with type 1 or type 2 diabetes: results from the International Diabetes MILES Study.

Nefs G, Hendrieckx C, Reddy P, Browne JL, Bot M, Dixon J, Kyrios M, Speight J, Pouwer F. Journal of Diabetes and Its Complications, 2019; 33(8): 523-529.


Prospective memory slips are associated with forgetting to take glucose-lowering therapies among adults with diabetes: results from the second Diabetes MILES – Australia (MILES-2) survey.

Trawley S, Baptista S, Pouwer F, Speight JDiabetic Medicine, 2019; 36(5): 569-577.


Is self-compassion related to health behaviours, outcomes and emotional distress in adults with diabetes? Results from the second Diabetes MILES – Australia (MILES-2) Study.

Ventura AD, Nefs G, Browne JL, Friis A, Pouwer F, Speight J. Mindfulness, 2019; 10(7): 1222-1231.

Mindfulness and fear of hypoglycaemia in parents of children with Type 1 diabetes: results from Diabetes MILES Youth - The Netherlands.

Aalders J, Hartman E, Nefs G, Nieuwesteeg A, Hendrieckx C, Aanstoot HJ, Winterdijk P, van Mil E, Speight J, Pouwer F. Diabetic Medicine. 2018; 35(5): 650-657.


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.

Fenwick EK, Rees G, Holmes-Truscott E, Browne JL, Pouwer F, Speight J. Journal of Health. 2018; 23(5): 667-680.


Diabetes distress is more strongly associated with HbA1c than depressive symptoms in adolescents with type 1 diabetes: Results from Diabetes MILES Youth-Australia.

Hagger V, Hendrieckx C, Cameron F, Pouwer F, Skinner TC, Speight J. Pediatric Diabetes. 2018; 19(4): 840-847.


Diabetes stigma is associated with negative treatment appraisals among adults with insulin-treated Type 2 diabetes: results from the second Diabetes MILES - Australia (MILES-2) survey.

Holmes-Truscott E, Browne JL, Ventura AD, Pouwer F, Speight J. Diabetic Medicine. 2018; 35(5): 658-662.


Type D personality and social relations in adults with diabetes: Results from Diabetes MILES – The Netherlands.

Spek V, Nefs G, Mommersteeg PMC, Speight J, Pouwer F, Denollet J. Psychology and Health, 2018; 8: 1-6.


Emotional Well-Being Factors Associated with Sexual Dysfunction in Adults with Type 1 or Type 2 Diabetes: Results from Diabetes MILES—Australia.

Ventura A, Browne J, Pouwer F, Speight J. International Journal of Sexual Health, 2018; 30(3): 237-249.


 

Gender differences in disordered eating behaviours and body dissatisfaction among adolescents with type 1 diabetes: Results from Diabetes MILES Youth – Australia.

Araia E, Hendrieckx C, Skinner TC, Pouwer F, Speight J, King R. International Journal Eating Disorders, 2017; 50(10): 1189-1193.


Cohort profiles of the cross-sectional and prospective participant groups in the second Diabetes MILES - Australia (MILES-2) study.

Browne JL, Holmes-Truscott E, Ventura A, Hendrieckx C, Pouwer F, Speight J. BMJ Open, 2017;  doi: 10.1136/bmjopen-2016-012926.


Associations between physical activity and depressive symptoms by weight status among adults with type 2 diabetes: results from Diabetes MILES – Australia.

Craike MJ, Mosley K, Browne JL, Pouwer F, Speight JJournal of Physical Activity & Health, 2017; 14(3): 196-202.


Cut-points for identifying clinically significant diabetes distress in adolescents with type 1 diabetes using the PAID-Teen: results from Diabetes MILES Youth – Australia.

Hagger V, Hendrieckx C, Cameron F, Pouwer F, Skinner TC, Speight J. Diabetes Care, 2017; 40(11): 1462-1468.


Validation of the WHO-5 as a first-step screening instrument for depression in adults with diabetes: Results from Diabetes MILES - Australia

Halliday J, Hendrieckx C, Busija L, Browne J, Nefs G, Pouwer F, Speight J. Diabetes Research and Clinical Practice, doi: 10.1016/j.diabres.2017.07.005.


Severe hypoglycemia, impaired awareness of hypoglycemia and self-monitoring in adults with type 1 diabetes: Results of the Diabetes MILES – Australia.

Hendrieckx C, Hagger V, Jenkins A, Skinner TC, Pouwer F, Speight J. Journal of Diabetes and its Complications, 2017; 31(3): 577-582 doi: 10.1016/j.jdiacomp.2016.11.013.


Strengths, risk factors, and resilient outcomes in adolescents with type 1 diabetes: results from Diabetes MILES Youth – Australia.

Hilliard M, Hagger V, Hendrieckx C, Anderson B, Trawley S, Jack  M, Pouwer F, Skinner T, Speight J. Diabetes Care, 2017; 40(7): 849-855.


The Use of Mobile Applications Among Adults with Type 1 and Type 2 Diabetes: Results from the Second MILES-Australia (MILES-2) Study.

Trawley S, Baptista S, Browne JL, Pouwer F, Speight J. Diabetes Technology & Therapeutics, 2017; 19(12): 730-738.

Suicidal ideation reported by adults with type 1 or type 2 diabetes: results from Diabetes MILES-Australia. 

Handley TE, Ventura AD, Browne JL, Rich J, Attia JR, Reddy P, Pouwer F, Speight JDiabetic Medicine, 2016, 33(11): 1582-1589.


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. 

Hagger V, Trawley S, Hendrieckx C, Browne JL, Cameron F, Pouwer F, Skinner TC, Speight J. BMC Psychology, 2016; 4(1): 42 doi: 10.1186/s40359-016-0149-9.


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. 

Holmes-Truscott E, Skinner TC, Pouwer F, Speight J. Primary Care Diabetes, 2016; 10(1): 75-82.


Subjective wellbeing among adults with diabetes: results from Diabetes MILES - Australia

Holmes-Truscott E, Browne JL, Pouwer F, Speight J, Cummins RA. Journal of Happiness Studies, 2016; 17(3): 1205-1217.


The association of mindful parenting with glycemic control and quality of life in adolescents with type 1 diabetes: results from Diabetes MILES - The Netherlands

Serkel-Schrama IJP, dr Vries J, Nieuwesteeg AM, Pouwer F, Nylicek I, Speight J, de Bruin EI, Bogels SM, Harman EE. Mindfulness, 2016; 7(5): 1227–1237.


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. 

Speight J. The Medical Journal of Australia, 2016; 205(4): 149-151.


Does self-efficacy mediate the cross-sectional relationship between perceived quality of health care and self-management of diabetes? Results from Diabetes MILES - Australia. 

Tregea H, Lee C, Browne JL, Pouwer F, Speight J. Psychology and Health, 2016; 31(5): 592-604.


The use of mobile applications among adolescents with type 1 diabetes: results from Diabetes MILES Youth – Australia. 

Trawley S, Browne JL, Hagger V, Hendrieckx C, Holmes-Truscott E, Pouwer F, Skinner TC, Speight J. Diabetes Technology and Therapeutics, 2016; 18(12): 813-819.

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) Study

Browne JL, Nefs G, Pouwer F, Speight J. Diabetic Medicine, 2015; 32(1): 133-40.


Negative appraisals of insulin therapy are common among adults with type 2 diabetes using insulin: results from Diabetes MILES - Australia

Holmes-Truscott E, Skinner T, Pouwer F, Speight J. Diabetic Medicine, 2015; 32(10): 1297-303.


Fear of hypoglycaemia in adults with type 1 diabetes: results from Diabetes MILES - The Netherlands

Nefs G, Bevelander S, Hendrieckx C, Bot M, Ruige J, Speight J, Pouwer F. Diabetic Medicine, 2015; 32(10): 1289-96.


Subjective sleep impairment in adults with type 1 or type 2 diabetes: results from Diabetes MILES-The Netherlands.

Nefs G, Donga E, van Someren E, Bot M, Speight J, Pouwer F. Diabetes Research and Clinical Practice, 2015; 109(3): 466-475.


Type D personality, suboptimal health behaviors and emotional distress in adults with diabetes: results from Diabetes MILES - The Netherlands.

Nefs G, Speight J, Pouwer F, Pop V, Bot M, Denollet J. Diabetes Research and Clinical Practice, 2015; 108(1): 94-105.


The association between types of eating behaviour and dispositional mindfulness in adults with diabetes: results from Diabetes MILES - The Netherlands. 

Tak S, Hendrieckx C, Nefs G, Nyklíček I, Speight J, Pouwer F.  Appetite, 2015; 87: 288-95. doi: 10.1016/j.appet.2015.01.006.


The association between mindfulness and emotional distress in adults with diabetes: could mindfulness serve as a buffer? Results from Diabetes MILES – The Netherlands.

Van Son J, Nyklíček I, Nefs G, Speight J, Pop VJ, Pouwer F. Journal of Behavioural Medicine, 2015; 38(2): 251-260.

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.

Dixon JB, Browne JL, Mosely K, Rice TL, Jones KM, Pouwer F, Speight J. Diabetic Medicine, 2014; 31(1): 232-240.


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

Holmes-Truscott E, Pouwer F, Speight J. Health and Quality of Life Outcomes (HQLO), 2014; 12(87): doi: 10.1186/1477-7525-12-87


Associations between economic hardship, employment status and markers of self-management in adults with type 2 diabetes: results from Diabetes MILES – Australia.

O’Neil A, Williams E, Browne JL, Horne R, Pouwer F, Speight J Australia and New Zealand Journal of Public Health, 2014; 38(5): 466-72.


 

Severely obese people with diabetes experience impaired emotional well-being associated with socioeconomic disadvantage: results from Diabetes MILES – Australia.

Dixon JB, Browne JL, Lambert G, Reddy P, Pouwer F, Speight J. Diabetes Research and Clinical Practice, 2013; 101(2): 131-40.


Does the shortage of diabetes specialists in rural Australia matter? Results from Diabetes MILES – Australia.

Skinner TC, Allen P, Peach E, Browne JL, Pouwer F, Speight J, Dunbar J. Diabetes Research and Clinical Practice, 2013; 100(2): 222-229.