Petra Graham

Petra Graham

Academic

Petra Graham 

Dr Petra Graham
Senior Research Fellow
Centre for Economic Impacts of Genomic Medicine (GenIMPACT)

Contact Details
P: +61 2 9850 6138
E: petra.graham@mq.edu.au
A: Level 3, 4 Eastern Rd, Macquarie University NSW 2109   Map

Dr Petra Graham is a biostatistician with expertise in meta-analysis and longitudinal modelling particularly in the areas of cognitive change, hearing, men’s health and intensive care.

Publications

2019

John L Morana and Petra L Graham (2019) Risk related therapy in meta-analyses of critical care interventions: Bayesian meta-regression analysis - Journal of Critical Care 53:114-119 DOI: 10.1016/j.jcrc.2019.06.003

Trang T Pham, Timothy Stait-Gardner, Cheok Soon Lee, Michael Barton, Petra L Graham, Gary Liney, Karen Wong and William S Price (2019) Correlation of ultra-high field MRI with histopathology for evaluation of rectal cancer heterogeneity. Scientific Reports – Nature. Online 27 June 2019. https://www.nature.com/articles/s41598-019-45450-2

Hong Koo Ha, Henk B Luiting, Petra L Graham; Manish I Patel, Jaspreet Sandhu, Oguz Akin and Sean F Mungovan (2019) Three novel methods to measure the postoperative displacement of lower urinary tract structures following radical prostatectomy in a sample of Korean patients. BMC Urology 19:54 DOI:10.1186/s12894-019-0472-6.

K K Fong, S Gilder, R Jenkins, P L Graham, B T Brown (2019) The influence of online video learning aids on preparing postgraduate chiropractic students for an objective structured clinical examination. Journal of Chiropractic Education online 25 April 2019 DOI: 10.7899/JCE-18-8.

H R Stevens, P J Beggs, P L Graham, H C Chang. (2019) Hot and bothered? Associations between temperature and crime in Australia International Journal of Biometeorology, 1-16.

John L Moran and Petra L Graham (2019) Risk related therapy in meta-analyses of critical care interventions: Bayesian meta-regression analysis. Journal of Critical Care. online 4 June 2019 DOI:10.1016/j.jcrc.2019.06.003

2018

Bokor, D J, Raniga, S, & Graham, P L (2018). Axillary nerve position in humeral avulsions of the glenohumeral ligament. Orthopaedic Journal of Sports Medicine, 6(12), 1-6. https://doi.org/10.1177/2325967118811044

Smart N A, King N, McFarlane J R, Graham P L, and Dieberg G (2018). Effect of exercise training on liver function in adults who are overweight or exhibit fatty liver disease: a systematic review and meta-analysis. British Journal of Sports Medicine, 52(13), 834-843. https://doi.org/10.1136/bjsports-2016-096197

Marcuzzi A, Wrigley P, Dean C M, Graham P, and Hush, J (2018). From acute to persistent low back pain: a longitudinal investigation of somatosensory changes using quantitative sensory testing - an exploratory study. Pain Reports, 3(2), 1-10. [e641]. https://doi.org/10.1097/PR9.0000000000000641

Mungovan F, Luiting H B, Graham P L, Sandhu J S, Akin O, Chan L, & Patel M I (2018). The measurement of membranous urethral length using transperineal ultrasound prior to radical prostatectomy. Scandinavian Journal of Urology, 52(4), 263-268. https://doi.org/10.1080/21681805.2018.1484509

2017

Stinton S B, Graham P L, Moloney N A, Maclachlan L R, Edgar D W, and Pappas E. (2017). Longitudinal recovery following distal radial fractures managed with volar plate fixation. Bone and Joint Journal, 99B(12), 1665-1676. https://doi.org/10.1302/0301-620X.99B12.BJJ-2017-0348.R1

Kim B Y, Lee S H, Graham P L, Angelucci F, Lucia A, Pareja-Galeano H, ... Shin J I (2017). Peripheral brain-derived neurotrophic factor levels in Alzheimer's disease and mild cognitive impairment: a comprehensive systematic review and meta-analysis. Molecular Neurobiology, 54(9), 7297-7311. https://doi.org/10.1007/s12035-016-0192-9

Lenarz T, Muller L, Czerniejewska-Wolska H, Varela H V, Dotú C O, Durko M, ... Wyss,J. (2017). Patient-related benefits for adults with cochlear implantation: a multicultural longitudinal observational study. Audiology and Neurotology, 22(2), 61-73. https://doi.org/10.1159/000477533

Brown B T, Blacke A, Carroll V, Graham P L, Kawchuk G, Downie A, and Swain M. (2017). The Comfort and safety of a novel rolling mechanical indentation device for the measurement of lumbar trunk stiffness in young adults. Chiropractic and Manual Therapies, 25, 1-10. [21]. https://doi.org/10.1186/s12998-017-0153-z

Grace A, Chan E, Giallauria F, Graham P L, and Smart, N A. (2017). Clinical outcomes and glycaemic responses to different aerobic exercise training intensities in type II diabetes: a systematic review and meta-analysis. Cardiovascular Diabetology, 16(1), 1-10. [37]. https://doi.org/10.1186/s12933-017-0518-6

Mungovan S F, Sandhu J S, Akin O, Smart N A, Graham P L, and Patel M I (2017). Preoperative Membranous Urethral Length Measurement and Continence Recovery Following Radical Prostatectomy: A Systematic Review and Meta-analysis. European Urology, 71(3), 368-378. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.eururo.2016.06.023

Miles K, McMahon C, Boisvert I, Ibrahim R, de Lissa P, Graham P and Lyxell, B (2017). Objective assessment of listening effort: coregistration of pupillometry and EEG. Trends in hearing, 21, 1-13. https://doi.org/10.1177/2331216517706396

2016

François M, Fenech M F, Thomas P, Hor M, Rembach A, Martins R N, ... The AIBL Research Group (2016). High content, multi-parameter analyses in buccal cells to identify Alzheimer's disease. Current Alzheimer Research, 13(7), 787-799. https://doi.org/10.2174/1567205013666160315112151

Bokor D J, Sundaram A and Graham P L (2016). Influence of Field Position on Rugby League Players Requiring Shoulder Reconstruction. International Journal of Sports Medicine, 37(6), 489-492. https://doi.org/10.1055/s-0042-101796

Chuan A, Graham P L, Forrest K, Barrington M J, Royse C F, Wong D M, ... Auyong D B (2016). Regional anaesthesia assessment tools - A reply. Anaesthesia, 71(4), 473-474. https://doi.org/10.1111/anae.13430

Chuan A, Thillainathan S, Graham P L, Jolly B, Wong D M, Smith N and Barrington M J (2016). Reliability of the direct observation of procedural skills assessment tool for ultrasound-guided regional anaesthesia. Anaesthesia and intensive care, 44(2), 201-209.

McMahon C M, Boisvert, I, de Lissa P, Granger L, Ibrahim R, Lo C Y, ... Graham P L (2016). Monitoring alpha oscillations and pupil dilation across a performance-intensity function. Frontiers in Psychology, 7, 1-12. [745]. https://doi.org/10.3389/fpsyg.2016.00745

2015

Chuan A, Graham P L, Wong D M, Barrington M J, Auyong D B, Cameron A J D, ... Royse C F (2015). Design and validation of the Regional Anaesthesia Procedural Skills Assessment Tool. Anaesthesia, 70(12), 1401-1411. https://doi.org/10.1111/anae.13266

Mahajan R K, Peter J V, John G, Graham P L, Rao S V, and Pinsky M R (2015). Patterns of central venous oxygen saturation, lactate and veno-arterial CO2 difference in patients with septic shock. Indian Journal of Critical Care Medicine, 19(10), 580-586. https://doi.org/10.4103/0972-5229.167035

Brown B T, Graham P L, Bonello R, and Pollard H. (2015). A biopsychosocial approach to primary hypothyroidism: Treatment and harms data from a randomized controlled trial. Chiropractic and Manual Therapies, 23, 1-17. [24]. https://doi.org/10.1186/s12998-015-0068-5

Innes S I, Werth P D, Tuchin P J, and Graham P L (2015). Attitudes and beliefs of Australian chiropractors' about managing back pain: A cross-sectional study. Chiropractic and Manual Therapies, 23, 1-8. [17]. https://doi.org/10.1186/s12998-015-0062-y

Lystad R P, Graham P L, and Poulos R G (2015). Injury risk perception in Taekwondo: a cross-sectional study. International Journal of Sport Psychology, 46(3), 244-257. https://doi.org/10.7352/IJSP.2015.46.244

Scrivener K, Jones T, Schurr K, Graham P L, and Dean C M (2015). After-hours or weekend rehabilitation improves outcomes and increases physical activity but does not affect length of stay: a systematic review. Journal of Physiotherapy, 61(2), 61-67. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.jphys.2015.02.017

Lystad R P, Graham P L and Poulos R G. (2015). Epidemiology of training injuries in amateur taekwondo athletes: A retrospective cohort study. Biology of Sport, 32(3), 213-218. https://doi.org/10.5604/20831862.1150303

Lystad R P, Graham P L and Poulos R G (2015). Psychosocial factors and injury risk in Taekwondo: an exploratory prospective cohort study. Journal of the International Association for Taekwondo Research, 2(1), 16-23.

2014

Bilgin A A, Primi C, Chiesi F, Lopez M V, Fabrizio M D C, Quinn V F., ... Graham, P L. (2014). A comparison of first year statistics units’ content and contexts in a multinational study, with a case study for the validation of ASSIST in Australia. In H. MacGillivray, B. Phillips, & M. A. Martin (Eds.), Topics from Australian Conferences on Teaching Statistics - OZCOTS 2008-2012 (Vol. 81, pp. 189-210). New York: Springer, Springer Nature. https://doi.org/10.1007/978-1-4939-0603-1_11

Brown B T, Bonello R, Fernandez-Caamano R, Eaton S, Graham P L, & Green H. (2014). Consumer characteristics and perceptions of chiropractic and chiropractic services in Australia: Results from a cross-sectional survey. Journal of Manipulative and Physiological Therapeutics, 37(4), 219-229. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.jmpt.2014.01.001

Johnson P, Vandewater L, Wilson W, Maruff P, Savage G, Graham P, ... Zhan P. (2014). Genetic algorithm with logistic regression for prediction of progression to Alzheimer's disease. BMC Bioinformatics, 15(Suppl 16), 1-14. [S11]. https://doi.org/10.1186/1471-2105-15-S16-S11

Ellis K A, Szoeke C, Bush A I, Darby D, Graham P L, Lautenschlager N T, ... Ames D. (2014). Rates of diagnostic transition and cognitive change at 18-month follow-up among 1,112 participants in the Australian Imaging, Biomarkers and Lifestyle Flagship Study of Ageing (AIBL). International Psychogeriatrics, 26(4), 543-554. https://doi.org/10.1017/S1041610213001956

2013

Lystad R P, Swain M S, & Graham P L (2013). Risk factors for injury in Olympic-style competition taekwondo: A systematic review. Journal of Sports Medicine and Physical Fitness, 53(6), 655-664.

Peter J V, Thomas L, Graham P L, Moran J L, Abhilash K P P, Jasmine S, & Iyyadurai, R (2013). Performance of clinical scoring systems in acute organophosphate poisoning. Clinical Toxicology, 51(9), 850-854. https://doi.org/10.3109/15563650.2013.841181

Kalamir A, Graham P L, Vitiello A L, Bonello R, & Pollard H. (2013). Intra-oral myofascial therapy versus education and self-care in the treatment of chronic, myogenous temporomandibular disorder: A randomised, clinical trial. Chiropractic and Manual Therapies, 21(1), 1-10. [17]. https://doi.org/10.1186/2045-709X-21-17

Peter J V, Karthik G, Ramakrishna K, Griffith M F, Prakash J A J, Job V, ... Graham P L (2013). Elevated procalcitonin is associated with increased mortality in patients with scrub typhus infection needing intensive care admission. Indian Journal of Critical Care Medicine, 17(3), 174-177. https://doi.org/10.4103/0972-5229.117063

Lystad R P, Graham P L, & Poulos R G (2013). Exposure-adjusted incidence rates and severity of competition injuries in Australian amateur taekwondo athletes: A 2-year prospective study. British Journal of Sports Medicine, 47(7), 441-446. https://doi.org/10.1136/bjsports-2012-091666

Peter J V, Thomas L, Graham P, Moran J, Abhilash K P, Jasmine S, & Iyyadurai, R (2013). Performance of clinical scoring systems in acute organophosphate poisoning. Internal Medicine Journal, 43(Suppl. 3), 49-49. https://doi.org/10.1111/imj.12150

Graham P L, Mengersen K L, & Cook D A. (2013). Adapting ICU mortality models for local data: a Bayesian approach. In C L Alston, K L Mengersen, & A N Pettitt (Eds.), Case Studies in Bayesian Statistical Modelling and Analysis (pp. 90-102). (Wiley Series in Probability and Statistics). Chichester, West Sussex, UK: John Wiley & Sons. https://doi.org/10.1002/9781118394472.ch5

Brown B T, Bonello R, Fernandez-Caamano R, Graham P L, Eaton S & Green H (2013). Chiropractic in Australia: A survey of the general public. Chiropractic Journal of Australia, 43(3), 85-92.

2012

Graham P L & Moran J L (2012). Robust meta-analytic conclusions mandate the provision of prediction intervals in meta-analysis summaries. Journal of Clinical Epidemiology, 65(5), 503-510. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.jclinepi.2011.09.012

Kalamir A, Bonello R, Graham P, Vitiello A L, & Pollard H (2012). Intraoral myofascial therapy for chronic myogenous temporomandibular disorder: A randomized controlled trial. Journal of Manipulative and Physiological Therapeutics, 35(1), 26-37. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.jmpt.2011.09.004

Eaton S, Bonello R, Brown B T & Graham P L (2012). Chiropractic practice in NSW: A description of demographic and practitioner characteristics. Chiropractic Journal of Australia, 42(3), 114-121.

Eaton S, Bonello R, Štrkalj G, Brown B T, Green H, & Graham P L (2012). Demographic characteristics and perceptions of supply and demand of chiropractic services in Australia: Results from stage 1 of the work force study survey. Chiropractic Journal of Australia, 42(3), 82-90.

2011

Edwin N, Peter J V, John G, Eapen C E, and Graham P L (2011). Relationship between clock and star drawing and the degree of hepatic encephalopathy. Postgraduate Medical Journal, 87(1031), 605-611. https://doi.org/10.1136/pgmj.2010.108985

Peter J V, Patole S, Fleming J J, Selvakumar R, and Graham P L (2011). Agreement between paired blood gas values in samples transported either by a pneumatic system or by human courier. Clinical Chemistry and Laboratory Medicine, 49(8), 1303-1309. https://doi.org/10.1515/CCLM.2011.611

Graham P L, Ryan L M, and Luszcz, M A (2011). Joint modelling of survival and cognitive decline in the Australian Longitudinal Study of Ageing. Journal of the Royal Statistical Society. Series C: Applied Statistics, 60(2), 221-238. https://doi.org/10.1111/j.1467-9876.2010.00737.x

2010

Brown B T, Bonello R, Pollard H, & Graham P. (2010). The influence of a biopsychosocial-based treatment approach to primary overt hypothyroidism: A protocol for a pilot study. Trials, 11, 1-9. [106]. https://doi.org/10.1186/1745-6215-11-106

Sparks R, Carter C, Graham P, Muscatello D, Churches T, Kaldor J, ... Ryan L. (2010). Understanding sources of variation in syndromic surveillance for early warning of natural or intentional disease outbreaks. IIE Transactions (Institute of Industrial Engineers), 42(9), 613-631. https://doi.org/10.1080/07408170902942667, https://doi.org/10.1080/0740817X.2011.547782

Moran J L, Graham P L, Rockliff S, and Bersten A D (2010). Updating the evidence for the role of corticosteroids in severe sepsis and septic shock: a Bayesian meta-analytic perspective. Critical Care, 14(4), 1-15. [R134]. https://doi.org/10.1186/cc9182

Moran J L, Chalwin R P, and Graham P L (2010). Extracorporeal membrane oxygenation (ECMO) reconsidered. Critical care and resuscitation: journal of the Australasian Academy of Critical Care Medicine, 12(2), 131-135.

Moran J L, Chalwin R P, and Graham P L. (2010). In reply. Critical Care and Resuscitation, 12(3), 214-215.

2009

Lystad R P, Pollard H, and Graham P L. (2009). Epidemiology of injuries in competition taekwondo: A meta-analysis of observational studies. Journal of Science and Medicine in Sport, 12(6), 614-621. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.jsams.2008.09.013

Graham P, Peter Sprent and Nigel C Smeeton (2009). Applied Nonparametric Statistical Methods (4th edn). Statistics in Medicine, 28, 3046-3047.

2008

Peter J V, John P, Graham P L, Moran J L, George I A, and Bersten A. (2008). Corticosteroids in the prevention and treatment of acute respiratory distress syndrome (ARDS) in adults: Meta-analysis. BMJ, 336(7651), 1006-1009. https://doi.org/10.1136/bmj.39537.939039.BE

Chalwin, R P, Moran, J L, & Graham, P L (2008). The role of extracorporeal membrane oxygenation for treatment of the adult respiratory distress syndrome: Review and quantitative analysis. Anaesthesia and intensive care, 36(2), 152-161.

Bofinger E, Graham P L, & Mengersen K L (2008). Partitioning with respect to a control: Unequal sample sizes case. Communications in Statistics - Theory and Methods, 37(17), 2713-2723. https://doi.org/10.1080/03610920802040423

2007

Sampath S, Moran J L, Graham P L, Rockliff S, Bersten A D & Abrams K R (2007). The efficacy of loop diuretics in acute renal failure: assessment using Bayesian evidence synthesis techniques. Critical Care Medicine, 35(11), 2516-2524. https://doi.org/10.1097/01.CCM.0000284503.88148.6F

Peter J V, Moran J L, & Graham P L (2007). Advances in the management of organophosphate poisoning. Expert Opinion on Pharmacotherapy, 8(10), 1451-1464. https://doi.org/10.1517/14656566.8.10.1451

Peter J V, Moran J L, Sudarsanam T D & Graham P (2007). High-dose pralidoxime for organophosphorus poisoning. Lancet, 369(9571), 1425-1426. https://doi.org/10.1016/S0140-6736(07)60658-8

Graham P L, Kuhnert P M, Cook D A & Mengersen K. (2007). Improving the quality of patient care using reliability measures: A classification tree approach. Statistics in Medicine, 26(1), 184-196. https://doi.org/10.1002/sim.2461

2006

Peter J V, Moran J L & Graham P (2006). Oxime use after deliberate release [10]. Critical Care Medicine, 34(12), 3065. https://doi.org/10.1097/01.CCM.0000248871.73197.FE

Peter J V, Moran J L & Graham P (2006). Mortality reduction in acute organophosphate poisoning: A challenging task ahead [7]. Critical Care Medicine, 34(8), 2265-2266. https://doi.org/10.1097/01.CCM.0000229682.81535.CA

Peter J V, Moran J L, Phillips-Hughes J, Graham P & Bersten A D (2006). Effect of non-invasive positive pressure ventilation (NIPPV) on mortality in patients with acute cardiogenic pulmonary oedema: a meta-analysis. Lancet, 367(9517), 1155-1163. https://doi.org/10.1016/S0140-6736(06)68506-1

Peter J V, Moran J L,& Graham P (2006). Oxime therapy and outcomes in human organophosphate poisoning: an evaluation using meta-analytic techniques. Critical Care Medicine, 34(2), 502-510. https://doi.org/10.1097/01.CCM.0000198325.46538.AD

Peter J V, Moran J L & Graham P. (2006). Oxime therapy and outcomes in organophosphate poisoning: an evaluation using meta-analytic techniques. Critical Care Medicine, 34(2), 502-510.

2005

Graham P L, Mengersen K, Morton A P & Sato T S (2005). Confidence limits for the ratio of two rates based on likelihood scores: Non-iterative methods (multiple letters). Statistics in Medicine, 24(7), 1135. https://doi.org/10.1002/sim.1992

2004

Robertson D R, Justo R N, Burke C J, Pohlner P G, Graham P L, and Colditz P B (2004). Perioperative predictors of developmental outcome following cardiac surgery in infancy. Cardiology in the Young, 14(4), 389-395. https://doi.org/10.1017/S104795110400407X

Graham P L and Cook D A (2004). Prediction of risk of death using 30-day outcome: A practical end point for quality auditing in intensive care. Chest, 125(4), 1458-1466. https://doi.org/10.1378/chest.125.4.1458

2003

Graham P L, Mengersen K and Morton A P. (2003). Confidence limits for the ratio of two rates based on likelihood scores: Non-iterative method. Statistics in Medicine, 22(12), 2071-2083. https://doi.org/10.1002/sim.1405

Graham P L, Notz W I, Pearl D K and Stasny, E A (2003). Electronic resources: The Ohio State University EESEE project. Journal of Applied Mathematics and Decision Sciences, 7(2), 85-92.

Peter J V, Moran J L & Graham P (2006). Oxime use after deliberate release [10]. Critical Care Medicine, 34(12), 3065. https://doi.org/10.1097/01.CCM.0000248871.73197.FE

Peter J V, Moran J L & Graham P (2006). Mortality reduction in acute organophosphate poisoning: A challenging task ahead [7]. Critical Care Medicine, 34(8), 2265-2266. https://doi.org/10.1097/01.CCM.0000229682.81535.CA

Peter J V, Moran J L, Phillips-Hughes J, Graham P & Bersten A D (2006). Effect of non-invasive positive pressure ventilation (NIPPV) on mortality in patients with acute cardiogenic pulmonary oedema: a meta-analysis. Lancet, 367(9517), 1155-1163. https://doi.org/10.1016/S0140-6736(06)68506-1

Peter J V, Moran J L,& Graham P (2006). Oxime therapy and outcomes in human organophosphate poisoning: an evaluation using meta-analytic techniques. Critical Care Medicine, 34(2), 502-510. https://doi.org/10.1097/01.CCM.0000198325.46538.AD

Peter J V, Moran J L & Graham P. (2006). Oxime therapy and outcomes in organophosphate poisoning: an evaluation using meta-analytic techniques. Critical Care Medicine, 34(2), 502-510.

Grants and Funding

Petra Graham (2017-2019) Statistical analysis for outcome data related to implanted hearing impaired patients via the adult IROS.Coclear Limited AG $40,500.

Petra Graham, Anne Karpin (2017) Validation of the CUHI-QoL in a pediatric cohort. Cochlear Limited $6000

Petra Graham (2015) Factors influencing subjectively measured change in hearing quality following cochlear implantation. Cochlear AG $22,500.

Petra Graham, Nazmul Huda, Anne Karpin, Candace Lang, Iain McAlpine, Daniel McGill, Anthony Parker, Panos Vlachopoulos (2014) Teaching innovation in the science faculty: Evaluation of tablet technologies $8000

Petra Graham, Ping Zhang (2012) Integration of genetic algorithms with logistic regression for Alzheimer's diagnosis and prognosis. Science andIndustry Endowment Fund (SIEF) Vacation Scholarships $5000.

Petra Graham (2008) Quasi-independence models in the reliability of detecting spinal manipulable lesions in the cervical spine: a study of two chiropractic techniques. Macquarie University New Staff Grant $13,683.

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