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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.


Cognitions associated with hypoglycemia awareness status and severe hypoglycemia experience in adults with type 1 diabetes.

Cook AJ, DuBose S, Smith EL, Wu M, Rickels MR, Speight J, deZoysa N, Amiel SA. Diabetes Care, 2019; 42(10): 1854-1864.


The referral: ‘Please fix this out of control, dementing aged diabetic’

Dunning T, Speight J. Australian Nursing & Midwifery Journal, 2019; 26(7): 41.


Positive reinforcement by general practitioners is associated with greater physical activity in adults with type 2 diabetes.

Geerling R, Browne JL, Holmes-Truscott E, Furler J, Speight J & Mosely K. BMJ Open Diabetes Research & Care, 2019; 7(1):e000701. 


Impact of severe hypoglycaemia on psychological outcomes in adults with type 2 diabetes: a systematic review.

Hendrieckx C, Ivory N, Singh H, Frier BM, Speight J. Diabetic Medicine, 36(9): 1082-1091.


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.


Modeling interactions between latent variables in research on type D personality: a Monte Carlo simulation and clinical study of depression and anxiety.

Lodder P, Denollet J, Emons WHM, Nefs G, Pouwer F, Speight J, Wicherts JM. Multivariate Behavioral Research, 2019; 1-29.


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.


Comment on the Consensus Report on the Management of Hyperglycemia in Type 2 Diabetes by the American Diabetes Association (ADA) and the European Association for the Study of Diabetes (EASD).

Skinner TC, Byrne M, Dickinson JK, Fisher L, Funnell M, Guzman S, Hendrieckx C, Hermanns N, Kanc K, Lloyd C, Mocan A, Nouwen A, Pouwer F, Saleh-Stattin N, Snoek F, Speight J, Sturt J, Vallis M, Wagner J, Willaing I, Young-Hyman D, Zoffmann V. Diabetic Medicine, 2019; 36(7): 911-912.


Satisfaction with the use of different technologies for insulin delivery and glucose monitoring among adults with long-standing type 1 diabetes and problematic hypoglycaemia: 2-year follow-up in the HypoCOMPaSS Randomised Clinical Trial

Speight JHolmes-Truscott E, Little SA, Leelarathna L, Walkinshaw E, Tan HK, Bowes A, Kerr D, Flanagan D, Heller SR, Evans ML, Shaw JAM. Diabetes Technology & Therapeutics, 2019; 21(11): 619-626.


Development and psychometric validation of the novel Glucose Monitoring Experiences Questionnaire (GME-Q) among adults with type 1 diabetes.

Speight J, Holmes-Truscott E, Singh H, Little S, Shaw JAM. Diabetes Technology & Therapeutics, 2019; 21(12): 691-701.


PAID-11: A brief measure of diabetes distress validated in adults with type 1 diabetes.

Stanulewicz N, Mansell P, Cooke D, Hopkins D, Speight J, Blake H. Diabetes Research & Clinical Practice, 2019; 149(3): 27-38.


Update on the General Practice Optimising Structured Monitoring to Improve Clinical Outcomes in Type 2 Diabetes (GP-OSMOTIC) trial: statistical analysis plan for a multi-centre randomised controlled trial

Thuraisingam S, Chondros P, Catchpool M, Dalziel K, Manski-Nankervis J, Speight JHolmes-Truscott E, Audehm R, Chiang J, Blackberry I, O'Neal D, Khunti K, Best J, Furler J. BMC Trials. 2019; 1-14.


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.


Diabetes structured self-management education programmes: a narrative review and current innovations.

Chatterjee S, Davies MJ, Heller S, Speight J, Snoek FJ, Khunti K. The Lancet Diabetes and Endocrinology, 2018; 6(2): 130-142.


Technology and chronic disease management – Authors' reply.

Chatterjee S, Davies M, Heller S, Speight J, Snoek F, Khunti K. The Lancet Diabetes and Endocrinology, 2018; 6(2): 91-92.


Distal technologies and type 1 diabetes management.

Duke DC, Barry S, Wagner DV, Speight J, Choudhary P, Harris MA. The Lancet Diabetes and Endocrinology, 2018; 6(2): 143-156.


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.


The GP-OSMOTIC trial protocol: an individually randomised controlled trial to determine the effect of retrospective continuous glucose monitoring (r-CGM) on HbA1c in adults with type 2 diabetes in general practice.

Furler J, O’Neal D, Speight J, Blackberry I, Manski-Nankervis S, Thuraisingham S, de la Rue K, Ginnivan L, Browne JL, Holmes-Truscott E, Khunti K, Dalziel K, Chiang J, Audehm R, Kennedy M, Clarke M, Jenkins A, Liew D, Clarke P, Best J. BMJ Open. 2018; 8(7): 10.


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.


Stigma Perceived and Experienced by Adults with Type 1 Diabetes: Linguistic Adaptation and Psychometric Validation of the Danish Version of the Type 1 Diabetes Stigma Assessment Scale (DSAS-1 DK).

Hansen UM, Willaing I, Ventura AD, Olesen K, Speight J, Browne JL. Patient. 2018; 11(4): 403-412.


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.


A tailored intervention to promote uptake of retinal screening among young adults with type 2 diabetes - an intervention mapping approach.

Lake AJ, Browne JL, Abraham C, Tumino D, Hines C, Rees G, Speight J. BMC Health Services Research. 2018; 18(396): 1-18.


Adherence to diabetic eye examination guidelines in Australia: the National Eye Health Survey.

Lake AJ, Browne JL, Speight J. Medical Journal of Australia, 2018; 208(2): 97.


Clinical and Psychosocial Factors Influencing Retinal Screening Uptake Among Young Adults with Type 2 Diabetes.

Lake AJ, Rees G, Speight J. Current Diabetes Reports. 2018; 18(7): 41.


Sustained Reduction in Severe Hypoglycemia in Adults With Type 1 Diabetes Complicated by Impaired Awareness of Hypoglycemia: 2-Year Follow-up in the HypoCOMPaSS Randomized Clinical Trial.

Little SA, Speight J, Leelarathna L, Walkinshaw E, Tan HK, Bowes A, Lubina-Solomon A, Chadwick TJ, Stocken DD, Brennand C, Marshall SM, Wood R, Kerr D, Flanagan D, Heller SR, Evans ML, Shaw JAM. Diabetes Care. 2018; 41(9): 1-8.


Effect of 6 months of hybrid closed-loop insulin delivery in adults with type 1 diabetes: a randomised controlled trial protocol.

McAuley SA, de Bock MI, Sundararajan V, Lee MH, Paldus B, Ambler GR, Bach LA, Burt MG, Cameron FJ, Clarke PM, Cohen ND, Colman PG, Davis EA, Fairchild JM, Hendrieckx C,  Holmes-Walker DJ, Horsburgh JC, Jenkins AJ, Kaye J, Keech AC, King BR, Kumareswaran K, MacIsaac RJ, McCallum RW, Nicholas JA, Sims C, Speight J, Stranks SN, Trawley S, Ward GM, Vogrin S, Jones TW, O'Neal DN. BMJ Open. 2018; 8(6): 1-10.


Factors associated with attendance for pre-pregnancy care and reasons for non-attendance among women with diabetes.

Morrison M, Hendrieckx C, Nankervis A, Audehm R, Farrell K, Houvardas E, Scibilia R, Ross GP. Diabetes Research and Clinical Practice. 2018; 142: 269-275.


Depression and diabetes distress in adults with type 2 diabetes: results from the Australian National Diabetes Audit (ANDA) 2016.

Nanayakkara N, Pease A, Ranasinha S, Wischer N, Andrikopoulos S, Speight J, de Courten B, Zoungas S. Scientific Reports. 2018; 8(1): 1-10.


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.


Recommendations from the international evidence-based guideline for the assessment and management of polycystic ovary syndrome.

Teede HJ, Costello MF, Dokras A, Laven J, Misso ML, Moran L, Piltonen T, Norman RJon behalf of the International PCOS Network.1 Clinical Endocrinology, 2018; 89(3): 251-268.


Recommendations from the international evidence-based guideline for the assessment and management of polycystic ovary syndrome.

Teede HJ, Costello MF, Dokras A, Laven J, Misso ML, Moran L, Piltonen T, Norman RJon behalf of the International PCOS Network.1 Fertility and Sterility, 2018; 110(3): 364-379.


Recommendations from the international evidence-based guideline for the assessment and management of polycystic ovary syndrome.

Teede HJ, Costello MF, Dokras A, Laven J, Misso ML, Moran L, Piltonen T, Norman RJon behalf of the International PCOS Network.1 Human Reproduction, 2018; 33(9): 1602-1618.


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.


What Are the Benefits of Yoga for People with Diabetes? 

Ventura A, Evans S. Journal of Yoga and Physiotherapy, 2018; 4(3): 1-3.


1. Jane Speight is one of 63 members of the International PCOS Network who contributed to the development of this guideline

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.


Measuring Type 1 diabetes stigma: development and validation of the Type 1 Diabetes Stigma Assessment Scale (DSAS-1).

Browne JL, Ventura AD, Mosely K, Speight J. Diabetic Medicine, 2017; 34(12): 1173-1783.


A core outcomes set for clinical trials of interventions for young adults with type 1 diabetes: an international, multi-perspective Delphi consensus study.

Byrne M, O’Connell A, Egan AM, Dinneen SF, Hynes L, O’Hara MC, Holt RIG, Willaing I, Vallis M, Hendrieckx C, Coyne I. Trials, 2017; Dec 19; 18(1): 602.


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.


What is diabetes distress and how can we measure it? A narrative review.

Dennicka KJ, Sturta J, Speight J. Journal of Diabetes and Its Complications, 2017; 31(5): 898-911.


Language, the ‘diabetes restricted code/dialect ’and what it means for people with diabetes and clinicians.

Dunning T, Speight J, Bennett C. The Diabetes Educator, 2017; 43(1): 18-26.


Supporting insulin initiation in type 2 diabetes in primary care: results of the Stepping Up pragmatic cluster randomised controlled clinical trial.

Furler J, O'Neal DN, Speight J, Manski-Nankervis J, Gorelik A, Holmes-Truscott E, Ginnivan LE, Young D, Best J, Patterson E, Liew D, Segal L, May CR, Blackberry I. BMJ Open, 2017; 7(2): e012926. doi: 10.1136/bmjopen-2016-012926.


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.


‘It is definitely a game changer’: a qualitative study of experiences with in-home overnight closed-loop technology among adults with type 1 diabetes.

Hendrieckx C, Poole LA, Sharifi A, Jayawardene D, Loh MM, Horsburgh JC, Bach LA, Colman PG, Kumareswaran K, Jenkins AJ, MacIsaac RJ, Ward GM, Grosman B, Roy A , O’Neal DN, Speight J. Diabetes Technology & Therapy, 2017; 9(7): 410-416 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.


Assessing psychological insulin resistance in type 2 diabetes: a critical comparison of measures.

Holmes-Truscott E, Pouwer F, Speight J. Current Diabetes Reports, 2017; 17 (7): 46.


Predictors of insulin uptake among adults with type 2 diabetes in the Stepping Up Study Journal.  

Holmes-Truscott E, Furler J, Speight J, O'Neal D. Diabetes Research and Clinical Practice, 2017; 133: 204-210.


The language of diabetes: the good, the bad and the ugly.

Holt RIG, Speight J. Diabetic Medicine, 2017; 34(11): 1495-1497.


What factors influence uptake of retinal screening among young adults with type 2 diabetes? A qualitative study informed by the theoretical domains framework

Lake AJBrowne JL, Rees G, Speight J. Journal of Diabetes and its Complications, 2017; 31(6): 997-1006.


Resources to support preconception care for women with diabetes.

Morrison M, Audehm R, Barry A, Hendrieckx C, Nankervis A, Porter C, Scibilia R, Ross GP. Diabetes & Primary Care Australia, 2017; 2: 50-3.


"Are you sure you are going to have another one of those?” a qualitative analysis of the social control and social support model in Type 2 diabetes.

Newton-John T, Ventura AD, Mosely K, Browne JL, Speight J. Journal of Health Psychology, 2017; 22(14): 1819-1829.


Problem-solving therapy for adults with diabetic retinopathy and diabetes-specific distress: a pilot randomised controlled trial.

Rees G, O'Hare F, Saeed M, Sudholz B, Sturrock B, Xie J, Speight J, Lamoureux E. BMJ Open Diabetes Research & Care, 2017; 5(1): e000307, doi: 10.1136/bmjdrc-2016-000307.


Letter to editor: Behavioural innovation is key to improving the health of one million Australians living with type 2 diabetes.

Speight J. Medical Journal of Australia, 2017; 206(3): 142.


Measuring quality of life: the importance of thinking in more than two dimensions.

Speight J. BMJ, 2017; 354:i3816.


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.

Systematic development of a theory-informed multifaceted behavioural intervention to increase physical activity of adults with Type 2 diabetes in routine primary care: Movement as Medicine for Type 2 Diabetes. 

Avery L, Charman SJ, Taylor L, Flynn D, Mosely K, Speight J, Lievesley M, Taylor R, Sniehotta F, Trenell MI. Implementation Science,  2016; 11(1): doi: 10.1186/s13012-016-0459-6.


Building the evidence for integrated care for type 2 diabetes: a pilot study

Browne JL, Speight J, Martin C, Gilfillan C. Journal of Primary Health, 2016; 22(5): 409-415.


Measuring the stigma surrounding type 2 diabetes: development and validation of the Type 2 Diabetes Stigma Assessment Scale (DSAS-2)

Browne JL, Ventura A, Oliver K, Speight J. Diabetes Care, 2016; 39(12): 2141-2148.


The pregnancy journey for women with type 1 diabetes: a qualitative model from contemplation to motherhood. 

Edwards H, Bridgman H, Speight J, Skinner TC. Diabetes Research and Clinical Practice, 2016; 33(6): 194–199.


Blood glucose: to monitor or not in type 2 diabetes? Practical implications of the Choosing Wisely recommendation

Furler J, Browne JL, Speight JDiabetes & Primary Care Australia, 2016; 1(2): 55-8.


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 distress among adolescents with type 1 diabetes: a systematic review. 

Hagger V, Hendrieckx C, Sturt J, Skinner T, Speight JCurrent Diabetes Reports, 2016; 16(1): 9 doi: 10.1007/s11892-015-0694-2.


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.


Willingness to initiate insulin among adults with type 2 diabetes in Australian primary care: results from the Stepping Up Study

Holmes-Truscott E, Blackberry I, O'Neal ND, Furler J, Speight J. Diabetes Research and Clinical Practice, 2016; 114: 126-35.


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 impact of insulin therapy and attitudes towards insulin intensification among adults with type 2 diabetes: a qualitative study.

Holmes-Truscott E, Browne JL, Speight J. Journal of Diabetes Complications, 2016; 30(6): 1151-7.


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.


Glycemia, treatment satisfaction, cognition and sleep quality in adults and adolescents with type 1 diabetes using closed loop system overnight versus sensor - augmented pump with low glucose suspend: a randomised crossover study

Sharifi A, DeBock M, Dilshane J, Loh M, Horsburgh J, Berthold C, Parmalingam N, Bach L, Colman P, Davis E, Grosman B, Hendrieckx C, Jenkins A, Kumareswaran K, Kurtz N, Kyoong A, MacIsaac R, Speight J, Trawley S, Ward G, Roy A, Jones T, O'Neal D. Diabetes Technology and Therapeutics, 2016; 18(12): 772-783.


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.


DAWN2 shines more light on the psychological burden of living with diabetes and on the correlates of quality psychological care. 

Speight JDiabetic Medicine, 2016; 33(9): 1172-3.


Characterising problematical hypoglycaemia: iterative design and psychometric validation of the Hypoglycaemia Awareness Questionnaire (HypoA-Q). 

Speight J, Barendse SM, Singh H, Inkster B, Little S, Frier BM, Shaw JAM. Diabetic Medicine, 2016; 33(3): 376-85.


Structured type 1 diabetes education delivered in routine care in Australia reduces diabetes-related emergencies and severe diabetes-related distress: the OzDAFNE program.

Speight J, Holmes-Truscott E, Harvey DM, Hendrieckx C, Hagger V, Harris SE, Knight BA, McIntyre HD. Diabetes Research and Clinical Practice, 2016; 112: 65-72. doi: 10.1016/j.diabres.2015.11.002.


“Well, I wouldn’t be any worse off, would I, than I am now?” A qualitative study of decision-making, hopes and realities of adults with type 1 diabetes undergoing islet cell transplantation. 

Speight J, Woodcock AJ, Reaney MD, Amiel SA, Johnson P, Parrott N, Senior P, Shaw JAM. Transplation Direct, 2016; 2(5): e72.


Low blood glucose avoidance training improves glycaemic variability in adults with type 1 diabetes complicated by impaired awareness of hypoglycemia: HypoCOMPaSS Trial. 

Tan HK, Little SA, Leelarathna L, Walkinshaw E, Lubina-Solomon A, Hosking J, Speight J, Kerr D, Heller SR, Evans ML, Shaw JA, Flanagan D. Diabetes Care, 2016; 39(4): e56-8.


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.


Inconsistent blood glucose checking before driving among drivers with type 1 diabetes: results from the Australian YourSAY: Glucose Monitoring study. 

Trawley S, Holmes-Truscott E, Speight J. Diabetic Medicine, 2016; 121: 173-177. doi: 10.1016/j.diabres.2016.09.023


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.


Suicidal ideation or non-suicidal self-harm? a mismatch between the DSM-IV criterion and PHQ-9 item nine. 

Browne JL, Nefs G, Pouwer F, Speight J. Diabetes Research and Clinical Practice, 2015; 108(1): e5-e6.


Modeling predictors of changes in glycemic control and diabetes-specific quality of life amongst adults with type 1 diabetes 1 year after structured education in flexible, intensive insulin therapy

Cook D, Bond R, Lawton J, Rankin AD, Heller S, Clark MCM, Speight J. Journal of Behavioral Medicine, 2015; 38(5): 817-829.


Self-monitoring of blood glucose compared to self-monitoring of urine glucose in adults with newly diagnosed type 2 diabetes receiving structured education: a cluster randomised controlled trial

Dallosso HM, Bodicoat DH, Campbell M, Carey ME, Davies MJ, Eborall HC, Hadjiconstantinou M, Khunti K, Speight J, Heller S.  Diabetic Medicine, 2015; 32(3): 414-22.


Explaining engagement in self-monitoring among participants of the DESMOND Self-Monitoring Trial: a qualitative interview study. 

Eborall H, Dallosso H, McNicol S, Speight J, Khunti K, Davies M, Heller S. Family Practice, 2015; 32(5): 596-602.


Prioritisation of psychological well-being in the care of diabetes: moving beyond excuses, bringing solutions

Halliday JA, Hendrieckx C, Beeney L, Speight J. Diabetic Medicine, 2015; 32(10): 1393-1394.


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.


Testing times! Choosing wisely when it comes to monitoring type 2 diabetes.

Speight J, Browne JL, Furler J. Medical Journal of Australia, 2015; 203(9): 354-356.


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.


Intensifying insulin regimen after basal insulin optimization in adults with type 2 diabetes: a 24-week, randomized, open-label trial comparing insulin glargine plus insulin glulisine with biphasic insulin aspart (LanScape). 

Vora J, Cohen N, Evans M, Hockey A, Speight J, Whately-Smith C. Diabetes Obesity and Metabolism, 2015; 17(12): 1133-41.

Diabetes UK campaign. First do no harm: a response to Louise Ansari, Diabetes UK.

Asimakopoulou K, Speight J, Skinner TC. BMJ, 2014; 348: doi:10.1136/bmj.g153.


"I’m not a druggie, I’m just a diabetic”: a qualitative study of stigma from the perspective of adults with type 1 diabetes.

Browne JL, Ventura AD, Mosely K, Speight J. BMJ Open, 2014; 4: e005625, doi:10.1136/bmjopen-2014-005625.


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.


Self-reported access to and quality of healthcare for diabetes: do the severely obese experience equal access? 

Dixon JB, Browne JL, Rice TL, Jones KM, Pouwer F, Speight J.  Australian Family Physician, 2014; 43(8): 552-556.


Substantial reductions in the number of diabetic ketoacidosis and severe hypoglycaemia episodes requiring emergency treatment lead to reduced costs after structured education in adults with type 1 diabetes.

Elliott J, Jacques R, Kruger J, Campbell MJ, Amiel SA, Mansell P, Speight J, Brennan A, Heller SR.  Diabetic Medicine, 2014; 31(7): 847-853.


Can primary care team-based transition to insulin improve outcomes in adults with type 2 diabetes? The Stepping Up to Insulin cluster randomised controlled trial protocol.

Furler JS, Young D, Best JD, Patterson E, O'Neal D, Liew D, Speight J, Segal L, May C, Manski-Nankervis J, Holmes-Truscott E, Ginnivan L, Blackberry ID. Implementation Science, 2014; 9(20): doi: 10.1186/1748-5908-9-20.


Severe hypoglycaemia and its association with psychological well-being in Australian adults with type 1 diabetes attending specialist tertiary clinics.

Hendrieckx C, Halliday J, Bowden J, Cohen N, Colman PG, Jenkins A, Speight J. Diabetes Research and Clinical Practice, 2014; 103(3): 430-436.


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


Severe hypoglycaemia in type 1 diabetes mellitus: underlying drivers and potential strategies for successful prevention.

Little S, Leelarathna L, Barendse SM, Walkinshaw E, Tan HK, Solomon A, De Soyza N, Rogers H, Choudhary P, Amiel SA, Heller SR, Evans M, Flanagan D, Speight J, Shaw JAM. Diabetes Metabolism Research Reviews, 2014; 30(3): 175-90.


Recovery of hypoglycemia awareness in longstanding type 1 diabetes: a multicenter 2x2 factorial randomized controlled trial comparing insulin pump with multiple daily injections and continuous with conventional glucose selfmonitoring (HypoCOMPaSS).

Little SA, Leelarathna L, Walkinshaw E, Tan HK, Chapple O, Lubina-Solomon A, Chadwick TJ, Barendse S, Stocken DD, Brennand C, Marshall SM, Wood R, Speight J, Kerr D, Flanagan D, Heller SR, Evans ML, Shaw JAM. Diabetes Care, 2014; 37(8): 2114-2122.


Diabetes in people with an intellectual disability: a systematic review of prevalence, incidence and impact.

McVilly K, McGillivray J, Curtis A, Lehmann J, Morrish L, Speight J.  Diabetic Medicine, 2014; 31(8): 897-904.


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.


Can awareness of actual risk of complications improve outcomes in adults with type 2 diabetes? findings of a pilot study.

Skinner TC, Barrett M, Greenfield C, Speight J.  Journal of Nursing & Care, 2014; 3:191 doi:10.4172/2167-1168.1000191.


Cognitive, behavioural and psychological barriers to the prevention of severe hypoglycaemia: a qualitative study of adults with type 1 diabetes.

Speight J, Barendse SM, Singh H, Little SA, Rutter MK, Heller SR, Shaw JAM.  SAGE Open Medicine, 2014; 2: doi: 10.1177/2050312114527443.

The needs, concerns, and characteristics of younger Australian adults with type 2 diabetes.

Browne JL, Scibilia R, Speight J. Diabetic Medicine, 2013; 30(5): 620–6.


“I call it the blame and shame disease”: a qualitative study about perceptions of social stigma surrounding type 2 diabetes.

Browne JL, Ventura AD, Mosely K, Speight J. BMJ Open, 2013;


Structured type 1 diabetes education delivered within routine care: impact on glycemic control and diabetes-specific quality of life.

Cooke D, Bond R, Lawton J, Rankin D, Heller S, Clark M, Speight J for the UK NIHR DAFNE Study Group. Diabetes Care, 2013; 36(2): 270-272.


Linguistic and psychometric validation of the Diabetes-Specific Quality-of-Life Scale in U.K. English for adults with type 1 diabetes.

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. Diabetes Care, 2013; 36(5): 1117-25.


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.


Comments on Petrak et al’s ‘psychological insulin resistance in type 2 diabetes …’: considerations for language and communication. 

Holmes-Truscott E, Speight JDiabetes Technology & Therapeutics, 2013; 15(12): 1053-54.


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.

Khagram L, Martin CR, Davies MJ, Speight J. Health and Quality of Life Outcomes, 2013; 11(24): doi: 10.1186/1477-7525-11-24.


Diabetes care provision: barriers, enablers and service needs of young adults with type 1 diabetes from a region of social disadvantage.

Kibbey KJ, Speight J, Wong J, Smith L, Teede H. Diabetic Medicine, 2013; 30(7): 878-884.


The cost-effectiveness of the Dose Adjustment for Normal Eating (DAFNE) structured education programme: an update using the Sheffield type 1 diabetes policy model.

Kruger J, Brennan A, Thokala P, Basarini H, Jacques R, Elliott J, Speight J, Heller SR. Diabetic Medicine, 2013; 30(10): 1236-1244.


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.

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. Diabetes Care, 2013; 36(12): 4063-70.


Psychosocial issues of women with type 1 diabetes transitioning to motherhood: a structured literature review.

Rasmussen B, Hendrieckx C, Dunning T, Botti M, Speight J. BMC Pregnancy and Childbirth, 2013; 13:218 doi: 10.1186/1471-2393-13-218.


Transition to motherhood in type 1 diabetes: design of the pregnancy and postnatal well-being in transition questionnaires.

Rasmussen B, Hendrieckx C, Dunning T, Botti M, Speight J. BMC Pregnancy and Childbirth, 2013; 13(1): 54.


Feedback 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.

Rees G, Lamoureaux EL, Nicolaou TE, Hodgson LAB, Weinman J, Speight J. Diabetic Medicine, 2013; 30(9): 1122-1125.


Social stigma in diabetes: a framework to understand a growing problem for an increasing epidemic.

Schabert J, Browne JL, Mosely K, Speight J. The Patient - Patient-Centered Outcomes Research, 2013; 6(1): 1-10.


The challenges and future considerations regarding pregnancy-related outcomes in women with pre-existing diabetes.

Singh H, Murphy H, Hendrieckx C, Ritterband L, Speight J. Current Diabetes Reports, 2013; 13(6): 869-76


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.


Managing diabetes and preventing complications: what makes the difference?

Speight J. Medical Journal of Australia, 2013; 198(1): 16-17.


Challenging evidence and assumptions: is there a role for self-monitoring of blood glucose in people with type 2 diabetes not using insulin?

Speight J, Browne JL, Furler J. Current Medical Research and Opinion, 2013; 29(3): 161-168.


Assessing the impact of diabetes on the quality of life of older adults living in a care home: validation of the ADDQoL Senior.

Speight J, Sinclair A, Browne JL, Woodcock A, Bradley C.  Diabetic Medicine, 2013; 30(1): 74-80.

The impact of hypoglycaemia on quality of life and related patient-reported outcomes in type 2 diabetes: a narrative review.

Barendse S, Singh H, Frier BM, Speight J. Diabetic Medicine, 2012; 29(3): 293-302.


Does self monitoring of blood glucose as opposed to urinalysis provide additional benefit in patients newly diagnosed with type 2 diabetes receiving structured education? The DESMOND SMBG randomised controlled trial protocol.

Dallosso HM, Eborall HC, Daly H, Martin-Stacey L, Speight J, Realf K, Carey ME, Campbell MJ, Dixon S, Khunti K, Davies MJ, Heller S. BMC Family Practice, 2012; 13:18 doi: 10.1186/1471-2296-13-18.


Patient-reported outcomes in trials of incretin-based therapies in patients with type 2 diabetes mellitus.

Davies M, Speight J. Diabetes Obesity and Metabolism, 2012; 14(10): 882-892.


Comparison of optimised MDI versus pumps with or without sensors in severe hypoglycaemia: The Hypo COMPaSS Trial.

Little S, Chadwick T, Choudhary P, Brennand C, Stickland J, Barendse S, Olateju T, Leelarathna L, Walkinshaw E, Tan HK, Marshall SM, Thomas RM, Heller S, Evans M, Kerr D, Flanagan D, Speight J, Shaw JAM. BMC Endocrine Disorders, 2012; 12:33 doi: 10.1186/1472-6823-12-33.


Content validity of visual analog scales to assess symptom severity of acute angioedema attacks in adults with hereditary angioedema.

McMillan CV, Speight J, Relan A, Bellizzi L, Haase G, Cicardi M. The Patient: Patient-Centered Outcomes Research, 2012; 5(2): 113-126.


Diabetes MILES - The Netherlands: rationale, design and sample characteristics of a national survey examining the psychological aspects of living with diabetes in Dutch adults.

Nefs G, Bot M, Browne JL, Speight J, Pouwer F. BMC Public Health, 2012; 12:925 doi:10.1186/1471-2458-12-925.


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.

Speight J, Browne JL, Holmes-Truscott E, Hendrieckx C, Pouwer F. BMC Public Health, 2012; 12:120 doi:10.1186/1471-2458-12-120.


Generic and diabetes-specific well-being in the AT.LANTUS follow-on study: further psychometric validation of the W-BQ28 indicates its utility in research and clinical practice in type 2 diabetes in the UK.

Speight J, Khagram LA, Davies MJ. Diabetic Medicine, 2012; 29(9): e345-e353.


Diabetes Australia position statement. A new language for diabetes: improving communications with and about people with diabetes.

Speight J, Conn J, Dunning T, Skinner T, Holmes-Truscott E, Halliday J, Browne JL, Hagger V, Hendrieckx C, Scibilia R. Diabetes Research Clinical Practice, 2012; 97(3): 425-431.

Individual responsibility for reducing obesity: the unintended consequences of well intended messages.

Browne JL, Zimmet P, Speight J. The Medical Journal of Australia, 2012; 195(7): 386.

Overcoming barriers to diabetes care: perceived communication issues of healthcare professionals attending a pilot Diabetes UK training programme. 

Mosely K, Malik-Aslam A, Speight J. Diabetes Research Clinical Practice, 2010; 87(2): e11-e14.


Long-term biomedical and psychosocial outcomes following AFNE (Dose Adjustment For Normal Eating) structured education to promote intensive insulin therapy in adults with sub-optimally controlled type 1 diabetes.

Speight J, Amiel S, Bradley C, Heller S, James P, Oliver L, Roberts S, Rogers H, Taylor C, Thompson G. Diabetes Research Clinical Practice, 2010; 89(1): 22-29.


FDA guidance on patient-reported outcomes: a prompt for the industry to raise scientific standards.

Speight J, Barendse SM. BMJ, 2010; 340: c2921 doi: 10.1136/bmj.c2921.


Patient-reported outcomes in islet and pancreas transplantation (alone or afterkidney) in type 1 diabetes: a systematic review. 

Speight J, Woodcock AJ, Reaney MD, Smith RM, Shaw JAM. Diabetic Medicine, 2010; 27(7): 812-822.