Affiliation: Charles Sturt University
- Brutal neglect: Australian rural women's access to health servicesMargaret Alston
Charles Sturt University, Wagga Wagga, New South Wales, Australia
Rural Remote Health 6:475. 2006..The study also reveals the disquiet of Australian rural women at the poor state of health services...
- Globalisation, rural restructuring and health service delivery in Australia: policy failure and the role of social work?Margaret Alston
Centre for Rural Social Research, Charles Sturt University, Wagga Wagga, New South Wales, Australia
Health Soc Care Community 15:195-202. 2007..The result for rural Australia has been a withdrawal of services at a time of increased need. This paper addresses the social work response to these changes...
- 'Mind you, there's no anaesthetist on the road': women's experiences of labouring en routeElaine Dietsch
Centre for Inland Health, Charles Sturt University, Wagga Wagga, New South Wales, Australia
Rural Remote Health 10:1371. 2010..The aim of this article was to learn from women in rural New South Wales (NSW) Australia, their experiences of labouring en route to birth in a centralised maternity unit...
- Australian Aboriginal kinship: a means to enhance maternal well-beingElaine Dietsch
Charles Sturt University, School of Nursing, Midwifery and Indigenous Health, Wagga Wagga, Australia
Women Birth 24:58-64. 2011..The significance for Aboriginal women when they are denied the support of kin around the time of birth but have that support re-established postnatally is explored...
- 'You have to face your mistakes in the street': the contextual keys that shape health service access and health workers' experiences in rural areasJulaine Allan
Charles Sturt University, Wagga, New South Wales, Australia
Rural Remote Health 8:835. 2008..Design: Accidental sampling then 11 qualitative interviews with pharmacists and social workers. Setting: Six rural communities with populations less than 5000, New South Wales, Australia...
- 'You can drop dead': midwives bullying womenElaine Dietsch
Charles Sturt University, School of Nursing and Midwifery, Wagga Wagga, Australia
Women Birth 23:53-9. 2010..This paper describes how women experienced what came to be labelled as 'bullying' by a small number of midwives when they were evacuated from their rural and remote areas of NSW, Australia to a maternity unit to birth...
- Outcomes of participation objective, participation subjective (POPS) measure following traumatic brain injuryMichael Curtin
Occupational Therapy, School of Community Health, Charles Sturt University, Albury, NSW, Australia
Brain Inj 25:266-73. 2011..To investigate the participation of adults living with traumatic brain injury in regional and rural NSW as measured by the Participation Objective Participation Subjective (POPS) measure...