D Broom

Summary

Affiliation: Australian National University
Country: Australia

Publications

  1. pmc The limitations of employment as a tool for social inclusion
    Liana S Leach
    Centre for Mental Health Research, The Australian National University, Canberra, 0200, Australia
    BMC Public Health 10:621. 2010
  2. pmc The impact of employee level and work stress on mental health and GP service use: an analysis of a sample of Australian government employees
    Ruth A Parslow
    Centre for Mental Health Research, Australian National University ACTON ACT 0200 Australia
    BMC Public Health 4:41. 2004
  3. ncbi request reprint Public health, private body
    D Broom
    National Centre for Epidemiology and Population Health, The Australian National University, Australian Capital Territory, Canberra
    Aust N Z J Public Health 25:5-8. 2001
  4. ncbi request reprint The lesser evil: bad jobs or unemployment? A survey of mid-aged Australians
    Dorothy H Broom
    National Centre for Epidemiology and Population Health Canberra, Australian National University, ACT
    Soc Sci Med 63:575-86. 2006
  5. ncbi request reprint Familiarity breeds neglect? Unanticipated benefits of discontinuous primary care
    Dorothy H Broom
    National Centre for Epidemiology and Population Health, The Australian National University, Canberra ACT 0200, Australia
    Fam Pract 20:503-7. 2003
  6. ncbi request reprint Big yellow taxi, or, unhealthy terms of trade?
    Dorothy Broom
    National Centre for Epidemiology and Population Health, Australian National University, Canberra, ACT 0200
    Aust N Z J Public Health 27:271-2. 2003
  7. ncbi request reprint Controlling diabetes, controlling diabetics: moral language in the management of diabetes type 2
    Dorothy Broom
    National Centre for Epidemiology and Population Health, The Australian National University, Canberra ACT 0200, Australia
    Soc Sci Med 58:2371-82. 2004
  8. ncbi request reprint Realities of practice. Engaging parents and GPs in developing clinical practice guidelines
    E J Wilson
    National Centre for Epidemiology and Population Health, Australian National University, Canberra
    Aust Fam Physician 29:498-503. 2000
  9. ncbi request reprint Around-the-clock: parent work schedules and children's well-being in a 24-h economy
    Lyndall Strazdins
    National Centre for Epidemiology and Population Health, The Australian National University, Canberra, ACT 0200, Australia
    Soc Sci Med 59:1517-27. 2004
  10. doi request reprint Time limits? Reflecting and responding to time barriers for healthy, active living in Australia
    Lyndall Strazdins
    National Centre for Epidemiology and Population Health, Australian National University, Canberra, Australia
    Health Promot Int 26:46-54. 2011

Detail Information

Publications20

  1. pmc The limitations of employment as a tool for social inclusion
    Liana S Leach
    Centre for Mental Health Research, The Australian National University, Canberra, 0200, Australia
    BMC Public Health 10:621. 2010
    ..This study investigates how poor health status might act as a barrier to gaining good quality work, and how good quality work is an important pre-requisite for positive health outcomes...
  2. pmc The impact of employee level and work stress on mental health and GP service use: an analysis of a sample of Australian government employees
    Ruth A Parslow
    Centre for Mental Health Research, Australian National University ACTON ACT 0200 Australia
    BMC Public Health 4:41. 2004
    ..This study sought to identify the extent to which employee level and work stressors were associated with mental health problems experienced by Australian government employees, and with their use of primary care services...
  3. ncbi request reprint Public health, private body
    D Broom
    National Centre for Epidemiology and Population Health, The Australian National University, Australian Capital Territory, Canberra
    Aust N Z J Public Health 25:5-8. 2001
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  4. ncbi request reprint The lesser evil: bad jobs or unemployment? A survey of mid-aged Australians
    Dorothy H Broom
    National Centre for Epidemiology and Population Health Canberra, Australian National University, ACT
    Soc Sci Med 63:575-86. 2006
    ..Thus, workplace and industrial relations policies that diminish worker autonomy and security may generate short-term economic gains, but place longer-term burdens on the health of employees and the health-care system...
  5. ncbi request reprint Familiarity breeds neglect? Unanticipated benefits of discontinuous primary care
    Dorothy H Broom
    National Centre for Epidemiology and Population Health, The Australian National University, Canberra ACT 0200, Australia
    Fam Pract 20:503-7. 2003
    ..Continuity of medical care is generally considered to be beneficial to patients...
  6. ncbi request reprint Big yellow taxi, or, unhealthy terms of trade?
    Dorothy Broom
    National Centre for Epidemiology and Population Health, Australian National University, Canberra, ACT 0200
    Aust N Z J Public Health 27:271-2. 2003
    ..Australian public health academics and practitioners must become better informed and more pro-active in their approach to 'free trade' if Australia's public health infrastructure is to be protected from potential legal erosion...
  7. ncbi request reprint Controlling diabetes, controlling diabetics: moral language in the management of diabetes type 2
    Dorothy Broom
    National Centre for Epidemiology and Population Health, The Australian National University, Canberra ACT 0200, Australia
    Soc Sci Med 58:2371-82. 2004
    ..Efforts to protect themselves from the stigmatising potential of diabetes may inadvertently undermine the agency of people who are already coping with a demanding discipline and a potentially disabling or life-threatening disease...
  8. ncbi request reprint Realities of practice. Engaging parents and GPs in developing clinical practice guidelines
    E J Wilson
    National Centre for Epidemiology and Population Health, Australian National University, Canberra
    Aust Fam Physician 29:498-503. 2000
    ..To integrate evidence based medicine with the experience and expectations of consumers and GPs in the development of clinical practice guidelines for acute respiratory infections (ARI) in young children...
  9. ncbi request reprint Around-the-clock: parent work schedules and children's well-being in a 24-h economy
    Lyndall Strazdins
    National Centre for Epidemiology and Population Health, The Australian National University, Canberra, ACT 0200, Australia
    Soc Sci Med 59:1517-27. 2004
    ..The findings raise questions about the implications for children of the 24-h economy...
  10. doi request reprint Time limits? Reflecting and responding to time barriers for healthy, active living in Australia
    Lyndall Strazdins
    National Centre for Epidemiology and Population Health, Australian National University, Canberra, Australia
    Health Promot Int 26:46-54. 2011
    ..Time-sensitive health and active transport interventions are needed, and the methods and approaches we describe could serve as useful, preliminary models...
  11. doi request reprint Job quality and inequality: parents' jobs and children's emotional and behavioural difficulties
    Lyndall Strazdins
    National Centre for Epidemiology and Population Health, College of Medicine, Biology and the Environment, The Australian National University, Canberra, ACT 0200, Australia
    Soc Sci Med 70:2052-60. 2010
    ..Thus job quality may be another mechanism underlying the intergenerational transmission of health inequality. Our findings also support the argument that a truly family-friendly job must not erode children's health...
  12. ncbi request reprint Work demands, job insecurity and sickness absence from work. how productive is the new, flexible labour force?
    Rennie M D'Souza
    National Centre for Epidemiology and Population Health, Australian National University, Canberra, Australian Capital Territory
    Aust N Z J Public Health 30:205-12. 2006
    ..We further investigate if having control at work modifies these associations...
  13. ncbi request reprint Job strain, job insecurity, and health: rethinking the relationship
    Lyndall Strazdins
    National Centre for Epidemiology and Population Health, The Australian National University, Canberra, ACT 0200, Australia
    J Occup Health Psychol 9:296-305. 2004
    ..97, CI 1.72-9.16; and poor self-rated health: OR 7.12, CI 2.81-18.01). Job strain and insecurity showed synergistic associations with health, and employees experiencing both could be at heightened health risk...
  14. ncbi request reprint Impact of saliva collection methods on sIgA and cortisol assays and acceptability to participants
    Lyndall Strazdins
    National Centre for Epidemiology and Population Health, The Australian National University, Canberra
    J Immunol Methods 307:167-71. 2005
    ..Cotton-cellulose eyespears could offer methodological advantages for collecting saliva to measure cortisol and sIgA levels, and, because they can be held during sampling, may be useful for research with children and the frail elderly...
  15. ncbi request reprint The health effects of jobs: status, working conditions, or both?
    Rennie M D'Souza
    National Centre for Epidemiology and Population Health, Australian National University, Australian Capital Territory, Canberra
    Aust N Z J Public Health 29:222-8. 2005
    ..This study investigates whether the association of job strain and insecurity with health differs by status...
  16. ncbi request reprint Consulting about consulting: challenges to effective consulting about public health research
    J Graham
    National Centre for Epidemiology and Population Health, The Australian National University, Canberra, Australia
    Health Expect 4:209-12. 2001
    ..IMPLICATIONS: Researchers and funding bodies will need to allocate resources to consumer consultation if it is to become the rule rather than the exception in public health research...
  17. ncbi request reprint The health of the Australian workforce: 1998-2001
    Rosemary J Korda
    Aust N Z J Public Health 26:325-31. 2002
    ..To describe the health of the Australian workforce in relation to occupational status...
  18. pmc General practitioner management of intimate partner abuse and the whole family: qualitative study
    Angela Taft
    Centre for the Study of Mothers and Children s Health, La Trobe University, 251 Faraday Street, Carlton, VIC 3053, Australia
    BMJ 328:618. 2004
    ..To explore management by general practitioners of victimised female patients, male partners who abuse, and children in the family...
  19. ncbi request reprint Fluctuating awareness of treatment goals among patients and their caregivers: a longitudinal study of a dynamic process
    Catherine M Burns
    School of Social Administration and Social Work, Flinders University, GPO Box 2100, Adelaide, 5001, South Australia
    Support Care Cancer 15:187-96. 2007
    ..This report examines patterns of awareness and factors associated with these patterns...
  20. pmc Does gender modify associations between self rated health and the social and economic characteristics of local environments?
    Anne M Kavanagh
    Key Centre for Women s Health in Society, University of Melbourne, Victoria 3010, Australia
    J Epidemiol Community Health 60:490-5. 2006
    ..To examine whether area level socioeconomic disadvantage and social capital have different relations with women's and men's self rated health...