Journal articles (2013)

Browne JL, Scibilia R, Speight J.  The needs, concerns, and characteristics of younger Australian adults with type 2 diabetes. Diabetic Medicine, 2013; 30(5): 620–6.

Browne JL, Ventura AD, Mosely K, Speight J“I call it the blame and shame disease”: a qualitative study about perceptions of social stigma surrounding type 2 diabetes. BMJ Open, 2013;

Cooke D, Bond R, Lawton J, Rankin D, Heller S, Clark M, Speight J for the UK NIHR DAFNE Study Group. Structured type 1 fiabetes education delivered within routine care: impact on glycemic control and diabetes-specific quality of life. Diabetes Care, 2013; 36(2): 270-272.

Cooke D, O’Hara MC, Beinart N, Heller SR, LaMarca R, Byrne M, Mansell P, Dinneen SF, Clark M, Bond R, Speight J on behalf of the UK NIHR DAFNE Research Group. Linguistic and psychometric validation of the Diabetes-Specific Quality-of-Life Scale in U.K. English for adults with type 1 diabetes. Diabetes Care, 2013; 36(5): 1117-25.

Dixon JB, Browne JL, Lambert G, Reddy P, Pouwer F, Speight J. Severely obese people with diabetes experience impaired emotional well-being associated with socioeconomic disadvantage: results from Diabetes MILES – Australia. Diabetes Research and Clinical Practice, 2013; 101(2): 131-40.

Holmes-Truscott E, Speight JComments on Petrak et al’s ‘psychological insulin resistance in type 2 diabetes …’: considerations for language and communication. Diabetes Technology & Therapeutics, 2013; 15(12): 1053-54.

Khagram L, Martin CR, Davies MJ, Speight J. Psychometric validation of the Self-Care Inventory-Revised (SCI-R) in UK adults with type 2 diabetes using data from the AT.LANTUS follow-on study. Health and Quality of Life Outcomes, 2013; 11(24): doi: 10.1186/1477-7525-11-24.

Kibbey KJ, Speight J, Wong J, Smith L, Teede H. Diabetes care provision: barriers, enablers and service needs of young adults with type 1 diabetes from a region of social disadvantage. Diabetic Medicine, 2013; 30(7): 878-884.

Kruger J, Brennan A, Thokala P, Basarini H, Jacques R, Elliott J, Speight J, Heller SR. The cost-effectiveness of the Dose Adjustment for Normal Eating (DAFNE) structured education programme: an update using the Sheffield type 1 diabetes policy model. Diabetic Medicine, 2013; 30(10): 1236-1244.

Leelarathna L, Little S, Walkinshaw E, Tan HK, LubinaSolomon A, Kumareswaran K, Lane A, Chadwick T, Marshall S, Speight J, Flanagan D, Heller SR, Shaw JAM, Evans M. Restoration of self-awareness of hypoglycemia in adults with long-standing type 1 diabetes: hyperinsulinemic hypoglycemic clamp sub-study results from the Hypo COMPaSS trial. Diabetes Care, 2013; 36(12): 4063-70.

Rasmussen B, Hendrieckx C, Dunning T, Botti M, Speight J. Psychosocial issues of women with type 1 diabetes transitioning to motherhood: a structured literature review. BMC Pregnancy and Childbirth, 2013; 13:218 doi: 10.1186/1471-2393-13-218.

Rasmussen B, Hendrieckx C, Dunning T, Botti M, Speight J. Transition to motherhood in type 1 diabetes: design of the pregnancy and postnatal well-being in transition questionnaires. BMC Pregnancy and Childbirth, 2013; 13(1): 54.

Rees G, Lamoureaux EL, Nicolaou TE, Hodgson LAB, Weinman J, Speight JFeedback of personal retinal images appears to have a motivational impact in people with non-proliferative diabetic retinopathy and suboptimal HbA1c: findings of a pilot study. Diabetic Medicine, 2013; 30(9): 1122-1125.

Schabert J, Browne JL, Mosely K, Speight JSocial stigma in diabetes: a framework to understand a growing problem for an increasing epidemic. The Patient – Patient-Centered Outcomes Research, 2013; 6(1): 1-10.

Singh H, Murphy H, Hendrieckx C, Ritterband L, Speight J. The challenges and future considerations regarding pregnancy-related outcomes in women with pre-existing diabetes. Current Diabetes Reports, 2013; 13(6): 869-76

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

Speight J. Managing diabetes and preventing complications: what makes the difference? Medical Journal of Australia, 2013; 198(1): 16-17.

Speight J, Browne JL, Furler J. Challenging evidence and assumptions: is there a role for self-monitoring of blood glucose in people with type 2 diabetes not using insulin? Current Medical Research and Opinion, 2013; 29(3): 161-168.

Speight J, Sinclair A, Browne JL, Woodcock A, Bradley C. Assessing the impact of diabetes on the quality of life of older adults living in a care home: validation of the ADDQoL Senior. Diabetic Medicine, 2013; 30(1): 74-80.