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Dr Martin de Bock

PositionSenior Lecturer
DepartmentDepartment of Paediatrics (UOC)
QualificationsPhD FRACP
Research summaryPaediatric diabetes

Research

Martin’s research interests include emerging diabetes technology, adolescent diabetes management, and nutrition in diabetes

Publications

Tay, J., de Bock, M. I., & Mayer-Davis, E. J. (2019). Low-carbohydrate diets in type 2 diabetes. Lancet Diabetes & Endocrinology. Advance online publication. doi: 10.1016/s2213-8587(18)30368-1

Gilmour, L. S., Hunt, P. J., MacKenzie, K. E., & de Bock, M. (2019). DICER1 and associated conditions: Identification of at-risk individuals and recommended surveillance strategies-letter. Clinical Cancer Research, 25(5), 1688. doi: 10.1158/1078-0432.Ccr-18-2897

Seckold, R., Fisher, E., de Bock, M., King, B. R., & Smart, C. E. (2019). The ups and downs of low-carbohydrate diets in the management of Type 1 diabetes: A review of clinical outcomes [Invited]. Diabetic Medicine, 36(3), 326-334. doi: 10.1111/dme.13845

de Bock, M., Jones, T. W., Fairchild, J., Mouat, F., & Jefferies, C. (2018). Children and adolescents with type 1 diabetes in Australasia: An online survey of model of care, workforce and outcomes. Journal of Paediatrics & Child Health. Advance online publication. doi: 10.1111/jpc.14122

Derraik, J. G. B., Albert, B. B., de Bock, M., Butler, E. M., & Cutfield, W. S. (2018). Socioeconomic status is not associated with health-related quality of life in a group of overweight middle-aged men. PeerJ, 6, e5193. doi: 10.7717/peerj.5193

Journal - Research Article

de Bock, M., Jones, T. W., Fairchild, J., Mouat, F., & Jefferies, C. (2018). Children and adolescents with type 1 diabetes in Australasia: An online survey of model of care, workforce and outcomes. Journal of Paediatrics & Child Health. Advance online publication. doi: 10.1111/jpc.14122

Derraik, J. G. B., Albert, B. B., de Bock, M., Butler, E. M., & Cutfield, W. S. (2018). Socioeconomic status is not associated with health-related quality of life in a group of overweight middle-aged men. PeerJ, 6, e5193. doi: 10.7717/peerj.5193

de Bock, M., Lobley, K., Anderson, D., Davis, E., Donaghue, K., Pappas, M., … Smart, C. (2018). Endocrine and metabolic consequences due to restrictive carbohydrate diets in children with type 1 diabetes: An illustrative case series. Pediatric Diabetes, 19(1), 129-137. doi: 10.1111/pedi.12527

Selvakumar, D., Al-Sallami, H. S., de Bock, M., Ambler, G. R., Benitez-Aguirre, P., Wiltshire, E., … Willis, J., Wheeler, B. J., on behalf of the Paediatric Society of New Zealand Diabetes Clinical Network. (2017). Insulin regimens for newly diagnosed children with type 1 diabetes mellitus in Australia and New Zealand: A survey of current practice. Journal of Paediatrics & Child Health, 53(12), 1208-1214. doi: 10.1111/jpc.13631

de Bock, M., Dart, J., Roy, A., Davey, R., Soon, W., Berthold, C., … Jones, T. (2017). Exploration of the performance of a hybrid closed loop insulin delivery algorithm that includes insulin delivery limits designed to protect against hypoglycemia. Journal of Diabetes Science & Technology, 11(1), 68-73. doi: 10.1177/1932296816668876

Cooper, M. N., de Bock, M. I., Carter, K. W., de Klerk, N. H., Jones, T. W., & Davis, E. A. (2017). Incidence of and risk factors for hospitalisations due to vascular complications: A population-based type 1 diabetes cohort (n=1316) followed into early adulthood. Journal of Diabetes & Its Complications, 31(5), 843-849. doi: 10.1016/j.jdiacomp.2016.11.022

Abraham, M. B., de Bock, M., Paramalingam, N., O'Grady, M. J., Ly, T. T., George, C., … Jones, T. W. (2016). Prevention of insulin-induced hypoglycemia in type 1 diabetes with predictive low glucose management system. Diabetes Technology & Therapeutics, 18(7), 436-443. doi: 10.1089/dia.2015.0364

Albert, B. B., de Bock, M., Derraik, J. G. B., Brennan, C. M., Biggs, J. B., Hofman, P. L., & Cutfield, W. S. (2016). Non-dipping and cardiometabolic profile: A study on normotensive overweight middle-aged men. Heart, Lung & Circulation, 25(12), 1218-1225. doi: 10.1016/j.hlc.2016.04.012

de Bock, M., Cooper, M., Retterath, A., Nicholas, J., Ly, T., Jones, T., & Davis, E. (2016). Continuous glucose monitoring adherence: Lessons from a clinical trial to predict outpatient behavior. Journal of Diabetes Science & Technology, 10(3), 627-632. doi: 10.1177/1932296816633484

Sharifi, A., de Bock, M. I., Jayawardene, D., Loh, M. M., Horsburgh, J. C., Berthold, C. L., … O'Neal, D. N. (2016). Glycemia, treatment satisfaction, cognition, and sleep quality in adults and adolescents with type 1 diabetes when using a closed-loop system overnight versus sensor-augmented pump with low-glucose suspend function: A randomized crossover study. Diabetes Technology & Therapeutics, 18(12), 772-783. doi: 10.1089/dia.2016.0288

Albert, B. B., de Bock, M., Derraik, J. G. B., Brennan, C. M., Biggs, J. B., Hofman, P. L., & Cutfield, W. S. (2015). Increasing parental age at childbirth is associated with greater insulin sensitivity and more favorable metabolic profile in overweight adult male offspring. American Journal of Human Biology, 27(3), 380-386. doi: 10.1002/ajhb.22654

Derraik, J. G. B., de Bock, M., Hofman, P. L., & Cutfield, W. S. (2014). Increasing BMI is associated with a progressive reduction in physical quality of life among overweight middle-aged men. Scientific Reports, 4, 3677. doi: 10.1038/srep03677

Simpkin, A., Cochran, E., Cameron, F., Dattani, M., de Bock, M., Dunger, D. B., … Bockenhauer, D. (2014). Insulin receptor and the kidney: Nephrocalcinosis in patients with recessive INSR mutations. Nephron Physiology, 128, 55-61. doi: 10.1159/000366225

Albert, B. B., de Bock, M., Derraik, J. G. B., Brennan, C. M., Biggs, J. B., Hofman, P. L., & Cutfield, W. S. (2014). Among overweight middle-aged men, first-borns have lower insulin sensitivity than second-borns. Scientific Reports, 4, 3906. doi: 10.1038/srep03906

de Bock, M., Thorstensen, E. B., Derraik, J. G. B., Henderson, H. V., Hofman, P. L., & Cutfield, W. S. (2013). Human absorption and metabolism of oleuropein and hydroxytyrosol ingested as olive (Olea europaea L.) leaf extract. Molecular Nutrition & Food Research, 57(11), 2079-2085. doi: 10.1002/mnfr.201200795

de Bock, M., Derraik, J. G. B., Brennan, C. M., Biggs, J. B., Morgan, P. E., Hodgkinson, S. C., … Cutfield, W. S. (2013). Olive (Olea europaea L.) leaf polyphenols improve insulin sensitivity in middle-aged overweight men: A randomized, placebo-controlled, crossover trial. PLoS ONE, 8(3), e57622. doi: 10.1371/journal.pone.0057622

de Bock, M., Derraik, J. G. B., Brennan, C. M., Biggs, J. B., Smith, G. C., Cameron-Smith, D., … Cutfield, W. S. (2012). Psyllium supplementation in adolescents improves fat distribution & lipid profile: A randomized, participant-blinded, placebo-controlled, crossover trial. PLoS ONE, 7(7), e41735. doi: 10.1371/journal.pone.0041735

de Bock, M., Gunn, A. J., Holt, J.-A., Derraik, J. G. B., Reed, P., Cutfield, W., … Jefferies, C. (2011). Impact of insulin pumps on glycaemic control in a pump-naïve paediatric regional population. Journal of Paediatrics & Child Health, 48(3), 247-252. doi: 10.1111/j.1440-1754.2011.02245.x

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Journal - Research Other

Tay, J., de Bock, M. I., & Mayer-Davis, E. J. (2019). Low-carbohydrate diets in type 2 diabetes. Lancet Diabetes & Endocrinology. Advance online publication. doi: 10.1016/s2213-8587(18)30368-1

Seckold, R., Fisher, E., de Bock, M., King, B. R., & Smart, C. E. (2019). The ups and downs of low-carbohydrate diets in the management of Type 1 diabetes: A review of clinical outcomes [Invited]. Diabetic Medicine, 36(3), 326-334. doi: 10.1111/dme.13845

Gilmour, L. S., Hunt, P. J., MacKenzie, K. E., & de Bock, M. (2019). DICER1 and associated conditions: Identification of at-risk individuals and recommended surveillance strategies-letter. Clinical Cancer Research, 25(5), 1688. doi: 10.1158/1078-0432.Ccr-18-2897

Joshi, K. K., de Bock, M., & Choong, C. C. S. (2018). Graves' disease presenting as life-threatening hypokalaemic periodic paralysis. Journal of Paediatrics & Child Health, 54(4), 443-445. doi: 10.1111/jpc.13827

Graf, A., Ward, G. M., Vogrin, S., Sundararajan, V., Sharifi, A., de Bock, M. I., … O'Neal, D. N. (2017). Overnight counter-regulatory hormone levels and next day glycemia in adults with type 1 diabetes during closed-loop insulin delivery versus sensor-augmented pump with low-glucose suspend. Diabetes Technology & Therapeutics, 19(7), 438-439. doi: 10.1089/dia.2017.0049

Abraham, M. B., Shetty, V. B., Price, G., Smith, N., de Bock, M., Siafarikas, A., … Choong, C. S. (2015). Efficacy and safety of sirolimus in a neonate with persistent hypoglycaemia following near-total pancreatectomy for hyperinsulinaemic hypoglycaemia. Journal of Pediatric Endocrinology & Metabolism, 28(11-12), 1391-1398. doi: 10.1515/jpem-2015-0094

de Bock, M. I., Roy, A., Cooper, M. N., Dart, J. A., Berthold, C. L., Retterath, A. J., … Davis, E. A. (2015). Feasibility of outpatient 24-hour closed-loop insulin delivery. Diabetes Care, 38(11), e186-e187. doi: 10.2337/dc15-1047

de Bock, M., Derraik, J. G. B., & Cutfield, W. S. (2012). Polyphenols and glucose homeostasis in humans. Journal of the Academy of Nutrition & Dietetics, 112(6), 808-815. doi: 10.1016/j.jand.2012.01.018

de Bock, M., Hayes, I., & Semple, R. (2012). Donohue syndrome. Journal of Clinical Endocrinology & Metabolism, 97(5), 1416-1417. doi: 10.1210/jc.2011-3215

Derraik, J. G. B., de Bock, M., Ruffell, C., Ahlsson, F., & Cutfield, W. S. (2011). The obesity pandemic, the diabetes 'tsunami', and the lack of adequate sports grounds for children in Auckland, New Zealand. New Zealand Medical Journal, 124(1339), 114-118. Retrieved from http://www.nzma.org.nz/journal

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