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Health Sciences profile

Professor Julian Crane

PositionProfessor
DepartmentDepartment of Medicine (Wellington)
QualificationsMB BS (Lond) FRACP
Research summaryAsthma, respiratory disease, allergies and smoking cessation

Research

Pofessor Crane is the Director of Research at the Wellington Asthma Research Group (WARG)

The Group's research programme covers clinical, biomedical and public health aspects of allergy, asthma and respiratory research, including studies to understand the causes and investigate novel treatments. Funding for the research comes from a wide variety of sources but our core funding is provided by the Health Research Council of New Zealand.

Professor Crane also has an interest in smoking cessation.

Publications

Ali, H., Brooks, C., Tzeng, Y.-C., Crane, J., Beasley, R., Gibson, P., Pattemore, P., Stanley, T., Pearce, N., & Douwes, J. (2022). Heart rate variability as a marker of autonomic nervous system activity in young people with eosinophilic and non-eosinophilic asthma. Journal of Asthma. Advance online publication. doi: 10.1080/02770903.2022.2070763

Barthow, C., Hood, F., Crane, J., Huthwaite, M., Weatherall, M., Parry-Strong, A., & Krebs, J. (2022). A randomised controlled trial of a probiotic and a prebiotic examining metabolic and mental health outcomes in adults with pre-diabetes. BMJ Open, 12, e055214. doi: 10.1136/bmjopen-2021-055214

Shorter, C., Crane, J., Barnes, P., Kang, J., Honeywill, C., Robertson, O., O'Sullivan, K., Telfar-Barnard, L., Pierse, N., & Howden-Chapman, P. (2022). The cost of achieving healthy temperatures in children's bedrooms: Evidence from New Zealand. Energy Policy, 164, 112861. doi: 10.1016/j.enpol.2022.112861

Walker, G. J., Stelzer-Braid, S., Shorter, C., Honeywill, C., Wynn, M., Willenborg, C., Barnes, P., Kang, J., Pierse, N., Crane, J., Howden-Chapman, P., & Rawlinson, W. (2022). Viruses associated with acute respiratory infection in a community-based cohort of healthy NZ children. Journal of Medical Virology, 94, 454-460. doi: 10.1002/jmv.25493

Ali, H., Brooks, C., Crane, J., Beasley, R., Holgate, S., Gibson, P., Pattemore, P., Tzeng, Y.-C., Stanley, T., … Douwes, J. (2021). Enhanced airway sensory nerve reactivity in non-eosinophilic asthma. BMJ Open Respiratory Research, 8, e000974. doi: 10.1136/bmjresp-2021-000974

Pearce, N. E., Beasley, C. R., Burgess, C. D., & Crane, J. (1998). Asthma Edidemology: Principles and Methods. New York: Oxford University Press, 266p.

Authored Book - Research

Crane, J., & Howden-Chapman, P. L. (1996). Prevention of Asthma: a Report. Hamilton: Midland Regional Health Authority, 19p.

Authored Book - Other

Howden-Chapman, P., Chisholm, E., Telfar Barnard, L., Viggers, H., O'Sullivan, K., Bennett, J., Bierre, S., Preval, N., Randal, E., Tiatia, R., Ombler, J., Amore, K., Rivera-Muñoz, G., … Davies, C., Aspinall, C., Oliver, J., Baker, M., Keall, M., … Crane, J., & Pierse, N. (2017). Housing, energy and health in resilient cities. In P. Howden-Chapman, L. Early & J. Ombler (Eds.), Cities in New Zealand: Preferences, patterns and possibilities. (pp. 95-106). Wellington, New Zealand: Steele Roberts Aotearoa.

Chapter in Book - Research

Crane, J. (2009). Mould and severe asthma. In P. Howden-Chapman, J. Bennett & R. Siebers (Eds.), Do damp and mould matter? Health impacts of leaky homes. (pp. 24-32). Wellington, New Zealand: Steele Roberts.

Chapter in Book - Research

Wilson, N., Howden-Chapman, P., Wickens, K., & Crane, J. (2009). Indoor mould exposure and health. In P. Howden-Chapman, J. Bennett & R. Siebers (Eds.), Do damp and mould matter? Health impacts of leaky homes. (pp. 19-23). Wellington, New Zealand: Steele Roberts.

Chapter in Book - Research

Thomson, G., Wilson, N., & Crane, J. (2008). Rethinking the regulatory framework for tobacco control in New Zealand. In A. Ghose (Ed.), Impact of government policies on marketing strategies. (pp. 179-188). Hyderabad, India: Icfai University Press.

Chapter in Book - Research

Crane, J., von Mutius, E., & Custovic, A. (2006). Epidemiology of allergic disease. In S. T. Holgate, M. K. Church & L. M. Lichtenstein (Eds.), Allergy. (3rd ed.) (pp. -246). Philadelphia, PA: Mosby Elsevier.

Chapter in Book - Research

Howden-Chapman, P., Crane, J., Baker, M., Cunningham, C., & Matheson, A. (2004). Reducing health inequality through improving housing: He Kainga Oranga/ Housing and Health Research Programme. In P. Howden-Chapman & P. Carroll (Eds.), Housing & health: Research, policy and innovation. (pp. 83-92). Wellington, New Zealand: Steele Roberts.

Chapter in Book - Research

Beasley, C. R., Crane, J., & Burgess, C. D. (2000). Long acting beta agonists. In M. Yeadon & Z. Diamant (Eds.), New and Exploratory Therapeutic Agents for Asthma. (pp. 119-154). New York: Marcel Dekker.

Chapter in Book - Research

Beasley, C. R., Pearce, N. E., & Crane, J. (2000). Epidemiology of asthma mortality. In M. A. Giembycz & B. J. O'Connor (Eds.), Asthma: Epidemiology, Anti-Inflammatory Therapy and Future Trends. (pp. 1-24). Switzerland: Birkhauser.

Chapter in Book - Research

Pearce, N. E., Beasley, C. R., Crane, J., & Burgess, C. D. (2000). Epidemiology of asthma mortality. In S. T. Holgate & W. W. Busse (Eds.), Asthma and Rhinitis. (pp. 56-69). Oxford: Blackwell Scientific Press.

Chapter in Book - Research

Beasley, C. R., Crane, J., & Pearce, N. E. (1999). International trends in asthma mortality. In I. H. E. Neffen, C. E. Baena-Cagnani, L. Fabbri, S. Holgate & P. O'Byrne (Eds.), Asthma, A Link Between Environment, Immunology, and the Airways. (pp. 7-13). Seattle: Hogrefe & Huber Publishers.

Chapter in Book - Research

Beasley, C. R., Crane, J., Pearce, N. E., & Burgess, C. D. (1999). Beta-2 agonists in severe asthma: clinical indications and precautions. In S. T. Holgate, H. A. Boushey & L. M. Fabbri (Eds.), Difficult Asthma. (pp. 341-370). London: Martin Dunitz Ltd.

Chapter in Book - Research

Crane, J., & Fitzharris, P. F. (1999). Asthma prevention - A clinical reality? In R. Walls & C. Jenkins (Eds.), Understanding Asthma. (pp. 298-306). Sydney: MacLennan & Petty.

Chapter in Book - Research

Beasley, C. R., Pearce, N. E., & Crane, J. (1998). Worldwide trends in asthma mortality during the twentieth century. In A. L. Sheffer, W. W. Busse, P. A. Eggleston, T. A. E. Platts-Hills, M. R. Sears & K. B. Weiss (Eds.), Fatal Asthma. (pp. 13-29). New York: Marcel-Dekker.

Chapter in Book - Research

Pearce, N. E., Beasley, C. R., Crane, J., & Burgess, C. D. (1998). Pharmacoepidemiology of asthma deaths. In A. G. Hartzema, M. Porta & H. H. Tilson (Eds.), Pharmacoepidemiology. Cincinatti, USA: Harvey Whitney.

Chapter in Book - Research

Burgess, C. D., Beasley, C. R., Crane, J., & Pearce, N. E. M. (1997). Adverse effects of Beta2-agonists. In R. Pauwels & P. M. O'Byrne (Eds.), Beta2-agonists in Asthma Treatment. (Lung Biology in Health and Disease, 106). (pp. 257-282). New York: Dekker.

Chapter in Book - Research

Crane, J., Beasley, C. R., Pearce, N. E. M., & Burgess, C. D. (1997). Asthma deaths. In P. Barnes, M. Grunstein, A. Leff & A. Woolcock (Eds.), Asthma. (pp. 49-62). Philadelphia: Lippincott-Raven.

Chapter in Book - Research

Beasley, C. R., Burgess, C., Crane, J., & Pearce, N. E. (1995). Treatment of exacerbations of asthma. In W. Busse & S. T. Holgate (Eds.), Asthma and Rhinitis. (pp. 1349-1364). Boston: Blackwell Scientific.

Chapter in Book - Research

Pearce, N. E., & Crane, J. (1995). Epidemiologic methods. In P. Harber, M. B. Schenker & J. R. Balmes (Eds.), Occupational and environmental respiratory disease. (pp. 13-27). St Louis, MI.: Mosby.

Chapter in Book - Research

Pearce, N. E., Beasley, C. R., Crane, J., & Burgess, C. (1995). Epidemiology of asthma mortality. In W. Busse & S. Holgate (Eds.), Asthma and rhinitis. (pp. 58-69). Boston: Blackwll Scientific Press.

Chapter in Book - Research

Ali, H., Brooks, C., Tzeng, Y.-C., Crane, J., Beasley, R., Gibson, P., Pattemore, P., Stanley, T., Pearce, N., & Douwes, J. (2022). Heart rate variability as a marker of autonomic nervous system activity in young people with eosinophilic and non-eosinophilic asthma. Journal of Asthma. Advance online publication. doi: 10.1080/02770903.2022.2070763

Journal - Research Article

Barthow, C., Hood, F., Crane, J., Huthwaite, M., Weatherall, M., Parry-Strong, A., & Krebs, J. (2022). A randomised controlled trial of a probiotic and a prebiotic examining metabolic and mental health outcomes in adults with pre-diabetes. BMJ Open, 12, e055214. doi: 10.1136/bmjopen-2021-055214

Journal - Research Article

Shorter, C., Crane, J., Barnes, P., Kang, J., Honeywill, C., Robertson, O., O'Sullivan, K., Telfar-Barnard, L., Pierse, N., & Howden-Chapman, P. (2022). The cost of achieving healthy temperatures in children's bedrooms: Evidence from New Zealand. Energy Policy, 164, 112861. doi: 10.1016/j.enpol.2022.112861

Journal - Research Article

Walker, G. J., Stelzer-Braid, S., Shorter, C., Honeywill, C., Wynn, M., Willenborg, C., Barnes, P., Kang, J., Pierse, N., Crane, J., Howden-Chapman, P., & Rawlinson, W. (2022). Viruses associated with acute respiratory infection in a community-based cohort of healthy NZ children. Journal of Medical Virology, 94, 454-460. doi: 10.1002/jmv.25493

Journal - Research Article

Ali, H., Brooks, C., Crane, J., Beasley, R., Holgate, S., Gibson, P., Pattemore, P., Tzeng, Y.-C., Stanley, T., … Douwes, J. (2021). Enhanced airway sensory nerve reactivity in non-eosinophilic asthma. BMJ Open Respiratory Research, 8, e000974. doi: 10.1136/bmjresp-2021-000974

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Bennett, J., Moreland, N. J., Williamson, D. A., Carapetis, J., Crane, J., Whitcombe, A. L., Jack, S., … Baker, M. G. (2021). Comparison of group A streptococcal titres in healthy children and those with pharyngitis and skin infections. Journal of Infection. Advance online publication. doi: 10.1016/j.jinf.2021.10.014

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Chen, Y., Lu, J., Wickens, K., Stanley, T., Maude, R. M., Stone, P., Barthow, C., Crane, J., … Murphy, R. (2021). Effect of Lactobacillus rhamnosus probiotic in early pregnancy on plasma conjugated bile acids in a randomised controlled trial. Nutrients, 13, 209. doi: 10.3390/nu13010209

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Ingham, T., Keall, M., Jones, B., Aldridge, D. R. T., Dowell, A. C., Davies, C., Crane, J., Draper, J. B., Bailey, L. O., Viggers, H., Stanley, T. V., Leadbitter, P., … Howden-Chapman, P. (2019). Damp mouldy housing and early childhood hospital admissions for acute respiratory infection: A case control study. Thorax, 74(9), 849-857. doi: 10.1136/thoraxjnl-2018-212979

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Kristono, G. A., Shorter, C., Pierse, N., Crane, J., & Siebers, R. (2019). Endotoxin, cat and house dust mite allergens in electrostatic cloths and bedroom dust. Journal of Occupational & Environmental Hygiene, 16(1), 89-96. doi: 10.1080/15459624.2018.1536827

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Murphy, R., Morgan, X. C., Wang, X. Y., Wickens, K., Purdie, G., Fitzharris, P., Otal, A., Lawley, B., Stanley, T., Barthow, C., Crane, J., … Tannock, G. W. (2019). Eczema-protective probiotic alters infant gut microbiome functional capacity but not composition: Sub-sample analysis from a RCT. Beneficial Microbes, 10(1), 5-17. doi: 10.3920/bm2017.0191

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Pullon, S., Ballantyne, A., Macdonald, L., Barthow, C., Wickens, K., & Crane, J. (2019). Daily decision-making about food during pregnancy: A New Zealand study. Health Promotion International, 34(3), 469-478. doi: 10.1093/heapro/dax098

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Rutter, C., Silverwood, R. J., Williams, H. C., Ellwood, P., Asher, I., Garcia-Marcos, L., … and the ISAAC Phase Three Study Group, including Pattemore, P., … Crane, J., … Wong, G. (2019). Are environmental factors for atopic eczema in ISAAC Phase Three due to reverse causation? Journal of Investigative Dermatology, 139, 1023-1036. doi: 10.1016/j.jid.2018.08.035

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Silverwood, R. J., Rutter, C. E., Mitchell, E. A., Asher, M. I., Garcia-Marcos, L., Strachan, D. P., Pearce, N. E., the ISAAC Phase Three Study Group, including Beasley, R., Crane, J., MacKay, R., & Pattemore, P. (2019). Are environmental risk factors for current wheeze in the International Study of Asthma and Allergies in Childhood (ISAAC) phase three due to reverse causation? Clinical & Experimental Allergy, 49(4), 430-441. doi: 10.1111/cea.13325

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Slykerman, R. F., Coomarasamy, C., Wickens, K., Thompson, J. M. D., Stanley, T. V., Barthow, C., Kang, J., Crane, J., & Mitchell, E. A. (2019). Exposure to antibiotics in the first 24 months of life and neurocognitive outcomes at 11 years of age. Psychopharmacology, 236, 1573-1582. doi: 10.1007/s00213-019-05216-0

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Viggers, H., Keall, M., Howden-Chapman, P., Wickens, K., Ingham, T., Davies, C., … Crane, J. (2019). Effect of an electricity voucher on electricity use. Energy Policy, 134, 110985. doi: 10.1016/j.enpol.2019.110985

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Doyle, H., Pierse, N., Tiatia, R., Williamson, D., Baker, M., & Crane, J. (2018). The effect of the oral probiotic Streptococcus salivarius (K12) on Group A streptococcus pharyngitis: A pragmatic trial in schools. Pediatric Infectious Disease Journal, 37(7), 619-623. doi: 10.1097/INF.0000000000001847

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Mitchell, E. A., Stewart, A. W., Braithwaite, I., Murphy, R., Hancox, R. J., Wall, C., Beasley, R., and the ISAAC Phase III Study Group, including Crane, J., & Pattemore, P. (2018). Factors associated with body mass index in children and adolescents: An international cross-sectional study. PLoS ONE, 13(5), e0196221. doi: 10.1371/journal.pone.0196221

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Pattemore, P. K., Silvers, K. M., Frampton, C. M., Wickens, K., Ingham, T., Fishwick, D., Crane, J., Town, G. I., Epton, M. J., on behalf of the New Zealand Asthma and Allergy Cohort Study Group, including Lampshire, P., Leadbitter, P., Nicholson, A., & Siebers, R. (2018). Hair nicotine at 15 months old, tobacco exposure and wheeze or asthma from 15 months to 6 years old. Pediatric Pulmonology, 53(4), 443-451. doi: 10.1002/ppul.23903

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Roberts, G., Almqvist, C., Boyle, R., Crane, J., Hogan, S. P., Marsland, B., … Woodfolk, J. A. (2018). Developments in the field of allergy in 2017 through the eyes of Clinical and Experimental Allergy. Clinical & Experimental Allergy, 48(12), 1606-1621. doi: 10.1111/cea.13318

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Shorter, C., Crane, J., Pierse, N., Barnes, P., Kang, J., Wickens, K., … Stanley, T., … Howden-Chapman, P., and the Wellington Research General Practicioner Research Network. (2018). Indoor visible mold and mold odour are associated with new-onset childhood wheeze in a dose-dependent manner. Indoor Air, 28(1), 6-15. doi: 10.1111/ina.12413

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Slykerman, R. F., Kang, J., Van Zyl, N., Barthow, C., Wickens, K., Stanley, T., … Purdie, G., … Crane, J., & Mitchell, E. A. (2018). Effect of early probiotic supplementation on childhood cognition, behaviour and mood a randomised, placebo-controlled trial. Acta Paediatrica, 107, 2172-2178. doi: 10.1111/apa.14590

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Wickens, K., Barthow, C., Mitchell, E. A., Kang, J., Van Zyl, N., Purdie, G., Stanley, T., … Crane, J. (2018). Effects of Lactobacillus rhamnosus HN001 in early life on the cumulative prevalence of allergic disease to 11 years. Pediatric Allergy & Immunology, 29, 808-814. doi: 10.1111/pai.12982

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Wickens, K., Barthow, C., Mitchell, E. A., Stanley, T. V., Purdie, G., Rowden, J., Kang, J., Hood, F., … Franklin, I., Barnes, P., … Abels, P., … Crane, J. (2018). Maternal supplementation alone with Lactobacillus rhamnosus HN001 during pregnancy and breastfeeding does not reduce infant eczema. Pediatric Allergy & Immunology, 29(3), 296-302. doi: 10.1111/pai.12874

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Ballantyne, A., Pullon, S., Macdonald, L., Barthow, C., Wickens, K., & Crane, J. (2017). The experiences of pregnant women in an interventional clinical trial: Research in Pregnancy Ethics (RIPE) study. Bioethics, 31(6), 476-483. doi: 10.1111/bioe.12361

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Bates, M. N., Bailey, I. L., DiMartino, R. B., Pope, K., Crane, J., & Garrett, N. (2017). Lens opacity and hydrogen sulfide in a New Zealand geothermal area. Optometry & Vision Science, 94(4), 487-495. doi: 10.1097/opx.0000000000001049

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Mitchell, E. A., Stewart, A. W., Braithwaite, I., Hancox, R. J., Murphy, R., Wall, C., Beasley, R., and ISAAC Phase Three Study Group, including Crane, J. (2017). Birth weight and subsequent body mass index in children: An international cross-sectional study. Pediatric Obesity, 12(4), 280-285. doi: 10.1111/ijpo.12138

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Pope, K., So, Y. T., Crane, J., & Bates, M. N. (2017). Ambient geothermal hydrogen sulfide exposure and peripheral neuropathy. NeuroToxicology, 60, 10-15. doi: 10.1016/j.neuro.2017.02.006

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Slykerman, R. F., Hood, F., Wickens, K., Thompson, J. M. D., Barthow, C., Murphy, R., Kang, J., … Crane, J., Stanley, T., Abels, P., Purdie, G., … the Probiotic in Pregnancy Study Group. (2017). Effect of Lactobacillus rhamnosus HN001 in pregnancy on postpartum symptoms of depression and anxiety: A randomised double-blind placebo-controlled trial. EBioMedicine, 24, 159-165. doi: 10.1016/j.ebiom.2017.09.013

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Wickens, K. L., Barthow, C. A., Murphy, R., Abels, P. R., Maude, R. M., Stone, P. R., … Stanley, T. V., Purdie, G. L., Kang, J. M., Hood, F. E., … Barnes, P. K., … Crane, J. (2017). Early pregnancy probiotic supplementation with Lactobacillus rhamnosus HN001 may reduce the prevalence of gestational diabetes mellitus: A randomised controlled trial. British Journal of Nutrition, 117(6), 804-813. doi: 10.1017/S0007114517000289

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Baker, M. G., Zhang, J., Blakely, T., Crane, J., Saville-Smith, K., & Howden-Chapman, P. (2016). Collaborating with a social housing provider supports a large cohort study of the health effects of housing conditions. BMC Public Health, 16(1), 159. doi: 10.1186/s12889-016-2730-9

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Caldwell, B. O., & Crane, J. (2016). Combination nicotine metered dose inhaler and nicotine patch for smoking cessation: A randomized controlled trial. Nicotine & Tobacco Research, 18(10), 1944-1951. doi: 10.1093/ntr/ntw093

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Grant, C. C., Crane, J., Mitchell, E. A., Sinclair, J., Stewart, A., Milne, T., … Camargo, Jr, C. A. (2016). Vitamin D supplementation during pregnancy and infancy reduces aeroallergen sensitisation: A randomised controlled trial. Allergy, 71(9), 1325-1334. doi: 10.1111/all.12909

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Wall, C. R., Stewart, A. W., Camargo, Jr, C. A., Scragg, R., Mitchell, E. A., Ekeroma, A., Crane, J., … Grant, C. C. (2016). Vitamin D activity of breast milk in women randomly assigned to vitamin D3 supplementation during pregnancy. American Journal of Clinical Nutrition, 103(2), 382-388. doi: 10.3945/ajcn.115.114603

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Bates, M. N., Crane, J., Balmes, J. R., & Garrett, N. (2015). Investigation of hydrogen sulfide exposure and lung function, asthma and chronic obstructive pulmonary disease in a geothermal area of New Zealand. PLoS ONE, 10(3), e0122062. doi: 10.1371/journal.pone.0122062

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Ekeroma, A. J., Camargo, Jr, C. A., Scragg, R., Wall, C., Stewart, A., Mitchell, E., Crane, J., & Grant, C. C. (2015). Predictors of vitamin D status in pregnant women in New Zealand. New Zealand Medical Journal, 128(1422). Retrieved from https://www.nzma.org.nz/journal

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Grant, C. C., Kaur, S., Waymouth, E., Mitchell, E. A., Scragg, R., Ekeroma, A., … Crane, J., … Camargo, Jr, C. A. (2015). Reduced primary care respiratory infection visits following pregnancy and infancy vitamin D supplementation: A randomised-controlled trial. Acta Paediatrica, 104(4), 396-404. doi: 10.1111/apa.12819

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Hancox, R. J., Stewart, A. W., Braithwaite, I., Beasley, R., Murphy, R., Mitchell, E. A., and the ISAAC Phase Three Study Group, including Crane, J. (2015). Association between breastfeeding and body mass index at age 6-7 years in an international survey. Pediatric Obesity, 10(4), 283-287. doi: 10.1111/ijpo.266

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Ioannides, S. J., Siebers, R., Perrin, K., Weatherall, M., Crane, J., Travers, J., Shirtcliffe, P., & Beasley, R. (2015). The effect of 1 g of acetaminophen twice daily for 12 weeks on alanine transaminase levels: A randomized placebo-controlled trial. Clinical Biochemistry, 48, 713-715. doi: 10.1016/j.clinbiochem.2015.04.011

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Marlow, G., Han, D. Y., Wickens, K., Stanley, T., Crane, J., Mitchell, E. A., … Barthow, C., … Morgan, A. R. (2015). Differential effects of two probiotics on the risks of eczema and atopy associated with single nucleotide polymorphisms to Toll-like receptors. Pediatric Allergy & Immunology, 26(3), 262-271. doi: 10.1111/pai.12371

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Murphy, R., Stewart, A. W., Braithwaite, I., Beasley, R., Hancox, R. J., Mitchell, E. A., and the ISAAC Phase Three Study Group, including Crane, J., MacKay, R., Moyes, C., & Pattemore, P. (2015). Association between paracetamol use in infancy or childhood with body mass index. Obesity, 23(5), 1030-1038. doi: 10.1002/oby.21045

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Riley, J., Braithwaite, I., Shirtcliffe, P., Caswell-Smith, R., Hunt, A., Bowden, V., … Stanley, T., Crane, J., Ingham, T., Weatherall, M., … Beasley, R. (2015). Randomized controlled trial of asthma risk with paracetamol use in infancy: A feasibility study. Clinical & Experimental Allergy, 45(2), 448-456. doi: 10.1111/cea.12433

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Strachan, D. P., Aït-Khaled, N., Foliaki, S., Mallol, J., Odhiambo, J., Pearce, N., … the ISAAC Phase Three Study Group, including Beasley, R., Crane, J., MacKay, R., Moyes, C., & Pattemore, P. (2015). Siblings, asthma, rhinoconjunctivitis and eczema: A worldwide perspective from the International Study of Asthma and Allergies in Childhood. Clinical & Experimental Allergy, 45(1), 126-136. doi: 10.1111/cea.12349

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Braithwaite, I., Stewart, A. W., Hancox, R. J., Beasley, R., Murphy, R., Mitchell, E. A., the ISAAC Phase Three Study Group, including Crane, J., & Pattemore, P. (2014). Fast-food consumption and body mass index in children and adolescents: An international cross-sectional study. BMJ Open, 4(12), e005813. doi: 10.1136/bmjopen-2014-005813

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Caldwell, B. O., Adamson, S. J., & Crane, J. (2014). Combination rapid-acting nicotine mouth spray and nicotine patch therapy in smoking cessation. Nicotine & Tobacco Research, 16(10), 1356-1364. doi: 10.1093/ntr/ntu084

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Fuertes, E., Butland, B. K., Anderson, H. R., Carlsten, C., Strachan, D. P., Brauer, M., and the ISAAC Phase Three Study Group, including Beasley, R., Crane, J., Moyes, C., MacKay, R., & Pattemore, P. (2014). Childhood intermittent and persistent rhinitis prevalence and climate and vegetation: A global ecologic analysis. Annals of Allergy, Asthma, & Immunology, 113, 386-392. doi: 10.1016/j.anai.2014.06.021

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Garcia-Marcos, L., Robertson, C. F., Anderson, H. R., Ellwood, P., Williams, H. C., Wong, G. W. K., and the ISAAC Phase Three Study Group, including Beasley, R., Crane, J., MacKay, R., Moyes, C., & Pattemore, P. (2014). Does migration affect asthma, rhinoconjunctivitis and eczema prevalence? Global findings from the International Study of Asthma and Allergies in Childhood. International Journal of Epidemiology, 43(6), 1846-1854. doi: 10.1093/ije/dyu145

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Grant, C. C., Stewart, A. W., Scragg, A. W., Milne, T., Rowden, J., Ekeroma, A., … Crengle, S., … Crane, J., & Camargo, Jr, C. A. (2014). Vitamin D during pregnancy and infancy and infant serum 25-hydroxyvitamin D concentration. Pediatrics, 133(1), e143-e153. doi: 10.1542/peds.2013-2602

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Ioannides, S. J., Williams, M., Jefferies, S., Perrin, K., Weatherall, M., Siebers, R., Crane, J., Patel, M., … Shirtcliffe, P., & Beasley, R. (2014). Randomised placebo-controlled study of the effect of paracetamol on asthma severity in adults. BMJ Open, 4(2), e004324. doi: 10.1136/bmjopen-2013-004324

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Mitchell, E. A., Clayton, T., García-Marcos, L., Pearce, N., Foliaki, S., Wong, G., and the ISAAC Phase Three Study Group, including Beasley, R., Crane, J., MacKay, R., Moyes, C., & Pattemore, P. (2014). Birthweight and the risk of atopic diseases: The ISAAC Phase III Study. Pediatric Allergy & Immunology, 25, 264-270. doi: 10.1111/pai.12210

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Morgan, A. R., Han, D. Y., Wickens, K., Barthow, C., Mitchell, E. A., Stanley, T. V., Dekker, J., Crane, J., & Ferguson, L. R. (2014). Differential modification of genetic susceptibility to childhood eczema by two probiotics. Clinical & Experimental Allergy, 44(10), 1255-1265. doi: 10.1111/cea.12394

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Reed, B. R., Crane, J., Garrett, N., Woods, D. L., & Bates, M. N. (2014). Chronic ambient hydrogen sulfide exposure and cognitive function. Neurotoxicology & Teratology, 42, 68-76. doi: 10.1016/j.ntt.2014.02.002

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Weinmayr, G., Forastiere, F., Büchele, G., Jaensch, A., Strachan, D. P., Nagel, G., and the ISAAC Phase Two Study Group, including Crane, J., Wickens, K., & Beasley, R. (2014). Overweight/obesity and respiratory and allergic disease in children: International Study of Asthma and Allergies in Childhood (ISAAC) Phase Two. PLoS ONE, 9(12), e113996. doi: 10.1371/journal.pone.0113996

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Wu, F. F.-S., Wu, M.-W., Ting, M.-H., Crane, J., & Siebers, R. (2014). Cat, dog and house dust mite allergen levels on children’s soft toys. Journal of Asthma, 51(1), 75-78. doi: 10.3109/02770903.2013.843097

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Bates, M. N., Garrett, N., Crane, J., & Balmes, J. R. (2013). Associations of ambient hydrogen sulfide exposure with self-reported asthma and asthma symptoms. Environmental Research, 122, 81-87. doi: 10.1016/j.envres.2013.02.002

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Braithwaite, I., Stewart, A. W., Hancox, R. J., Beasley, R., Murphy, R., Mitchell, E. A., the ISAAC Phase Three Study Group, including Crane, J., MacKay, R., Moyes, C., & Pattemore, P. (2013). The worldwide association between television viewing and obesity in children and adolescents: Cross sectional study. PLoS ONE, 8(9), e74263. doi: 10.1371/journal.pone.0074263

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Brooks, C. R., Siebers, R., Crane, J., Noss, I., Wouters, I. M., Sander, I., … Douwes, J. (2013). Measurement of β-(1,3)-glucan in household dust samples using Limulus amebocyte assay and enzyme immunoassays: An inter-laboratory comparison. Environmental Science: Processes & Impacts, 15(2), 405-411. doi: 10.1039/C2EM30749A

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Canova, C., Heinrich, J., Anto, J. M., Leynaert, B., Smith, M., Kuenzli, N., … Crane, J., … Jarvis, D. (2013). The influence of sensitisation to pollens and moulds on seasonal variations in asthma attacks. European Respiratory Journal, 42(4), 935-945. doi: 10.1183/09031936.00097412

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Clayton, T., Asher, M. I., Crane, J., Ellwood, P., MacKay, R., Mitchell, E. A., Moyes, C. D., Pattemore, P., Pearce, N., & Stewart, A. W. (2013). Time trends, ethnicity and risk factors for eczema in New Zealand children: ISAAC Phase Three. Asia Pacific Allergy, 3(3), 161-178. doi: 10.5415/apallergy.2013.3.3.161

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Ellwood, P., Asher, M. I., García-Marcos, L., Williams, H., Keil, U., Robertson, C., … the ISAAC Phase III Study Group, including Beasley, R., Crane, J., MacKay, R., & Pattemore, P. (2013). Do fast foods cause asthma, rhinoconjunctivitis and eczema? Global findings from the International Study of Asthma and Allergies in Childhood (ISAAC) Phase Three. Thorax, 68, 351-360. doi: 10.1136/thoraxjnl-2012-202285

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Mallol, J., Crane, J., von Mutius, E., Odhiambo, J., Keil, U., Stewart, A., the ISAAC Phase Three Study Group, including Beasley, R., MacKay, R., & Pattemore, P. (2013). The International Study of Asthma and Allergies in Childhood (ISAAC) Phase Three: A global synthesis. Allergologia et Immunopathologia, 41(2), 73-85.

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Mitchell, E. A., Beasley, R., Björkstén, B., Crane, J., García-Marcos, L., Keil, U., and the ISAAC Phase Three Study Group, including Pattemore, P. (2013). The association between BMI, vigorous physical activity and television viewing and the risk of symptoms of asthma, rhinoconjunctivitis and eczema in children and adolescents: ISAAC Phase Three. Clinical & Experimental Allergy, 43(1), 73-84. doi: 10.1111/cea.12024

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Pierse, N., Arnold, R., Keall, M., Howden-Chapman, P., Crane, J., Cunningham, M., the Housing, Heating, and Health Study Research Team, including Bennett, J. (2013). Modelling the effects of low indoor temperatures on the lung function of children with asthma. Journal of Epidemiology & Community Health, 67, 918-925. doi: 10.1136/jech-2013-202632

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Van Sickle, D., Magzamen, S., Maenner, M. J., Crane, J., & Corden, T. E. (2013). Variability in the labeling of asthma among pediatricians. PLoS ONE, 8(4), e62398. doi: 10.1371/journal.pone.0062398

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Viggers, H., Howden-Chapman, P., Ingham, T., Chapman, R., Pene, G., Davies, C., … Pierse, N., Wilson, H., Zhang, J., Baker, M., & Crane, J. (2013). Warm homes for older people: Aims and methods of a randomised community-based trial for people with COPD. BMC Public Health, 13, 176. doi: 10.1186/1471-2458-13-176

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Weinmayr, G., Gehring, U., Genuneit, J., Büchele, G., Kleiner, A., Siebers, R., Wickens, K., Crane, J., … and the ISAAC Phase Two Study Group, including Beasley, R. (2013). Dampness and moulds in relation to respiratory and allergic symptoms in children: Results from Phase Two of the International Study of Asthma and Allergies in Childhood (ISAAC Phase Two). Clinical & Experimental Allergy, 43(7), 762-774. doi: 10.1111/cea.12107

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Wickens, K., Stanley, T. V., Mitchell, E. A., Barthow, C., Fitzharris, P., Purdie, G., Siebers, R., … Crane, J. (2013). Early supplementation with Lactobacillus rhamnosus HN001 reduces eczema prevalence to 6 years: Does it also reduce atopic sensitization? Clinical & Experimental Allergy, 43(9), 1048-1057. doi: 10.1111/cea.12154

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Wong, G. W. K., Brunekreef, B., Ellwood, P., Anderson, H. R., Asher, M. I., Crane, J., … for the ISAAC Phase Three Study Group, including Beasley, R., & Pattemore, P. (2013). Cooking fuels and prevalence of asthma: A global analysis of phase three of the International Study of Asthma and Allergies in Childhood (ISAAC). Lancet Respiratory Medicine, 1, 386-394. doi: 10.1016/S2213-2600(13)70073-0

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Anderson, H. R., Butland, B. K., von Donkelaar, A., Brauer, M., Strachan, D. P., Clayton, T., and the ISAAC Phase One, and Phase Three Study Groups, including Beasley, R., Crane, J., MacKay, R., & Pattemore, P. (2012). Satellite-based estimates of ambient air pollution and global variations in childhood asthma prevalence. Environmental Health Perspectives, 120(9), 1333-1339. doi: 10.1289/ehp.1104724

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Asher, M. I., Stewart, A. W., Wong, G., Strachan, D. P., García-Marcos, L., Anderson, H. R., the ISAAC Phase Three Study Group, including Beasley, R., Crane, J., MacKay, R., & Pattemore, P. (2012). Changes over time in the relationship between symptoms of asthma, rhinoconjunctivitis and eczema: A global perspective from the International Study of Asthma and Allergies in Childhood (ISAAC). Allergologia et Immunopathologia, 40(5), 267-274. doi: 10.1016/j.aller.2011.11.004

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Brunekreef, B., von Mutius, E., Wong, G. K., Odhiambo, J. A., Clayton, T. O., and the ISAAC Phase 3 Study Group, including Beasley, R., Crane, J., MacKay, R., & Pattemore, P. (2012). Early life exposure to farm animals and symptoms of asthma, rhinoconjunctivitis and eczema: An ISAAC Phase Three Study. International Journal of Epidemiology, 41(3), 753-761. doi: 10.1093/ije/dyr216

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Brunekreef, B., von Mutius, E., Wong, G., Odhiambo, J., García-Marcos, L., Foliaki, S., the ISAAC Phase Three Study Group, including Beasley, R., Crane, J., MacKay, R., & Pattemore, P. (2012). Exposure to cats and dogs, and symptoms of asthma, rhinoconjunctivitis, and eczema. Epidemiology, 23(5), 742-750. doi: 10.1097/EDE.0b013e318261f040

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Caldwell, B., Sumner, W., & Crane, J. (2012). A systematic review of nicotine by inhalation: Is there a role for the inhaled route? Nicotine & Tobacco Research, 14(10), 1127-1139. doi: 10.1093/ntr/nts009

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Crane, J., Lampshire, P., Wickens, K., Epton, M., Siebers, R., Ingham, T., Pattemore, P., Town, I., and the Year Six New Zealand Asthma and Allergy Cohort Study Group, (NZAACS6) . (2012). Asthma, atopy and exhaled nitric oxide in a cohort of 6-yr-old New Zealand children. Pediatric Allergy & Immunology, 23(1), 59-64. doi: 10.1111/j.1399-3038.2011.01227.x

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Ellwood, P., Asher, M. I., Stewart, A. W., Aït-Khaled, N., Mallol, J., Strachan, D., and the ISAAC Phase III Time Trends Study Group, including Beasley, R., Crane, J., Pattemore, P., & MacKay, R. (2012). The challenges of replicating the methodology between Phases I and III of the ISAAC programme. International Journal of Tuberculosis & Lung Disease, 16(5), 687-693. doi: 10.5588/ijtld.11.0226

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Flohr, C., Nagel, G., Weinmayr, G., Kleiner, A., Williams, H. C., Aït-Khaled, N., … the ISAAC Phase Two Study Group, including Crane, J., & Wickens, K. (2012). Tuberculosis, bacillus Calmette–Guérin vaccination, and allergic disease: Findings from the International Study of Asthma and Allergies in Childhood Phase Two. Pediatric Allergy & Immunology, 23, 324-331. doi: 10.1111/j.1399-3038.2011.01248.x

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Keall, M. D., Crane, J., Baker, M. G., Wickens, K., Howden-Chapman, P., & Cunningham, M. (2012). A measure for quantifying the impact of housing quality on respiratory health: A cross-sectional study. Environmental Health, 11, 33. doi: 10.1186/1476-069x-11-33

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Mitchell, E. A., Beasley, R., Keil, U., Montefort, S., Odhiambo, J., and the ISAAC Phase Three Study Group, including Crane, J., MacKay, R., & Pattemore, P. (2012). The association between tobacco and the risk of asthma, rhinoconjunctivitis and eczema in children and adolescents: Analyses from Phase Three of the ISAAC programme. Thorax, 67(11), 941-949. doi: 10.1136/thoraxjnl-2011-200901

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Moyes, C. D., Clayton, T., Pearce, N., Asher, M. I., Ellwood, P., MacKay, R., … Pattemore, P., … Crane, J. (2012). Time trends and risk factors for rhinoconjunctivitis in New Zealand children: An International Study of Asthma and Allergies in Childhood (ISAAC) survey. Journal of Paediatrics & Child Health, 48(10), 913-920. doi: 10.1111/j.1440-1754.2012.02518.x

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Silvers, K. M., Frampton, C. M., Wickens, K., Pattemore, P. K., Ingham, T., Fishwick, D., Crane, J., Town, G. I., Epton, M. J., on behalf of the New Zealand Asthma and Allergy Cohort Study Group, including Duignan, M., Irvine, V., Lampshire, P., Leadbitter, P., & Siebers, R. (2012). Breastfeeding protects against current asthma up to 6 years of age. Journal of Pediatrics, 160(6), 991-996. doi: 10.1016/j.jpeds.2011.11.055

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