Pranee Liamputtong

Summary

Affiliation: La Trobe University
Country: Australia

Publications

  1. doi request reprint Living positively: the experiences of Thai women living with HIV/AIDS in central Thailand
    Pranee Liamputtong
    La Trobe University, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
    Qual Health Res 22:441-51. 2012
  2. ncbi request reprint Breast-feeding practices among Thai women in Australia
    P L Rice
    School of Public Health, LaTrobe University, Bundoora, Victoria, Australia
    Midwifery 17:11-23. 2001
  3. ncbi request reprint The voices and concerns about prenatal testing of Cambodian, Lao and Vietnamese women in Australia
    Pranee Liamputtong
    School of Public Health, La Trobe University, Victoria 3086, Australia
    Midwifery 18:304-13. 2002
  4. ncbi request reprint Perceptions and experiences of motherhood, health and the husband's role among Thai women in Australia
    Pranee Liamputtong
    School of Public Health, La Trobe University, Bundoora, Victoria 3086, Australia
    Midwifery 19:27-36. 2003
  5. ncbi request reprint Why do women decline prenatal screening and diagnosis? Australian women's perspective
    Pranee Liamputtong
    School of Public Health, La Trobe University, Bundoora, Australia
    Women Health 37:89-108. 2003
  6. ncbi request reprint Abortion--it is for some women only! Hmong women's perceptions of abortion
    Pranee Liamputtong
    School of Public Health, La Trobe University, Bundoora, Victoria, Australia
    Health Care Women Int 24:230-41. 2003
  7. ncbi request reprint Life as mothers in a new land: the experience of motherhood among Thai women in Australia
    Pranee Liamputtong
    School of Public Health, La Trobe University, Bundoora, Victoria, Australia
    Health Care Women Int 24:650-68. 2003
  8. ncbi request reprint Qualitative data analysis: conceptual and practical considerations
    Pranee Liamputtong
    La Trobe University, Bundoora, Victoria, Australia
    Health Promot J Austr 20:133-9. 2009
  9. ncbi request reprint Yu Duan practices as embodying tradition, modernity and social change in Chiang Mai, Northern Thailand
    Pranee Liamputtong
    School of Public Health, La Trobe University, Bundoora, Victoria 3086, Australia
    Women Health 40:79-99. 2004
  10. ncbi request reprint Birth and social class: Northern Thai women's lived experiences of caesarean and vaginal birth
    Pranee Liamputtong
    School of Public Health, La Trobe University, Australia
    Sociol Health Illn 27:243-70. 2005

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Publications44

  1. doi request reprint Living positively: the experiences of Thai women living with HIV/AIDS in central Thailand
    Pranee Liamputtong
    La Trobe University, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
    Qual Health Res 22:441-51. 2012
    ..Additionally, the acceptance of their HIV status played an essential role in the meaning-making process because it assisted the women in sustaining the equilibrium of their emotional well-being...
  2. ncbi request reprint Breast-feeding practices among Thai women in Australia
    P L Rice
    School of Public Health, LaTrobe University, Bundoora, Victoria, Australia
    Midwifery 17:11-23. 2001
    ..to examine the perceptions and experience of breast-feeding practices among Thai women who are now living in Australia...
  3. ncbi request reprint The voices and concerns about prenatal testing of Cambodian, Lao and Vietnamese women in Australia
    Pranee Liamputtong
    School of Public Health, La Trobe University, Victoria 3086, Australia
    Midwifery 18:304-13. 2002
    ..to examine how Cambodian, Lao and Vietnamese women experience prenatal testing and to examine their knowledge and communication with health-care providers...
  4. ncbi request reprint Perceptions and experiences of motherhood, health and the husband's role among Thai women in Australia
    Pranee Liamputtong
    School of Public Health, La Trobe University, Bundoora, Victoria 3086, Australia
    Midwifery 19:27-36. 2003
    ..to discuss the perceptions and experiences of motherhood among Thai immigrant women in Australia...
  5. ncbi request reprint Why do women decline prenatal screening and diagnosis? Australian women's perspective
    Pranee Liamputtong
    School of Public Health, La Trobe University, Bundoora, Australia
    Women Health 37:89-108. 2003
    ..In doing so we will be facilitating the opportunity for women to make an informed choice and acknowledging the existence and importance of this small, but concerned group of women...
  6. ncbi request reprint Abortion--it is for some women only! Hmong women's perceptions of abortion
    Pranee Liamputtong
    School of Public Health, La Trobe University, Bundoora, Victoria, Australia
    Health Care Women Int 24:230-41. 2003
    ..This has implications for younger Hmong women who may wish to control their fertility in Australia and elsewhere...
  7. ncbi request reprint Life as mothers in a new land: the experience of motherhood among Thai women in Australia
    Pranee Liamputtong
    School of Public Health, La Trobe University, Bundoora, Victoria, Australia
    Health Care Women Int 24:650-68. 2003
    ..This is important if we are to understand motherhood from an ethnicity perspective. Only then may we see better health care for immigrant women who choose to become a mother in their new land...
  8. ncbi request reprint Qualitative data analysis: conceptual and practical considerations
    Pranee Liamputtong
    La Trobe University, Bundoora, Victoria, Australia
    Health Promot J Austr 20:133-9. 2009
    ..Finally, I provide some discussion on the use of computer-assisted data analysis...
  9. ncbi request reprint Yu Duan practices as embodying tradition, modernity and social change in Chiang Mai, Northern Thailand
    Pranee Liamputtong
    School of Public Health, La Trobe University, Bundoora, Victoria 3086, Australia
    Women Health 40:79-99. 2004
    ..I contend that postpartum care for women incorporates local traditions so that women's health can be optimized at the time when they are in the most vulnerable stage of their lives...
  10. ncbi request reprint Birth and social class: Northern Thai women's lived experiences of caesarean and vaginal birth
    Pranee Liamputtong
    School of Public Health, La Trobe University, Australia
    Sociol Health Illn 27:243-70. 2005
    ..Taking a feminist standpoint, I argue that differences between women need to be taken into account in providing care to women in childbirth so that sensitive and appropriate birthing care can be achieved...
  11. ncbi request reprint Traditional beliefs about pregnancy and child birth among women from Chiang Mai, Northern Thailand
    Pranee Liamputtong
    School of Public Health, La Trobe University, Bundoora, Victoria, Australia 3083
    Midwifery 21:139-53. 2005
    ..To examine women's embodied knowledge of pregnancy and birth, women's explanations of precautions during pregnancy and birth and preparations for easy birth and the role of a traditional midwife in a Thai birthing care...
  12. doi request reprint HIV and AIDS, stigma and AIDS support groups: perspectives from women living with HIV and AIDS in central Thailand
    Pranee Liamputtong
    School of Public Health, La Trobe University, Bundoora, VIC 3086, Australia
    Soc Sci Med 69:862-8. 2009
    ..We argue that women are not passive victims, but that they act in their own agencies to counteract any negativity they might encounter...
  13. ncbi request reprint The meanings and experiences of cesarean birth among Cambodian, Lao and Vietnamese immigrant women in Australia
    Pranee Liamputtong
    School of Public Health, La Trobe University, Victoria 3086, Australia
    Women Health 43:63-82. 2006
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  14. ncbi request reprint Childrearing practices and child health among the Hmong in Australia: implications for health services
    Pranee Liamputtong
    School of Public Health, La Trobe University, Bundoora, Victoria, Australia
    Int J Health Serv 32:817-36. 2002
    ..Hmong beliefs and practices also have implications for health promotion campaigns and can be a valuable source of ideas in the efforts to promote infant health and reduce infant deaths in Australia and elsewhere...
  15. ncbi request reprint Giving birth in the hospital: childbirth experiences of Thai women in northern Thailand
    Pranee Liamputtong
    School of Public Health, La Trobe University, Bundoora, Victoria, Australia
    Health Care Women Int 25:454-80. 2004
    ..I argue that care provided to women during birth needs to take into account women's emotional and subjective experience so that sensitive birthing care can be achieved. This will only make childbirth of many women a more positive one...
  16. ncbi request reprint Pregnancy and technology: Thai women's perceptions and experience of prenatal testing
    P L Rice
    Centre for the Study of Mothers and Children s Health, La Trobe University, Bundoora, Victoria, Australia
    Health Care Women Int 20:259-78. 1999
    ..We also discuss explanations for the acceptance of prenatal testing among Thai women...
  17. ncbi request reprint Baby, souls, name and health: traditional customs for a newborn infant among the Hmong in Melbourne
    P L Rice
    School of Public Health, La Trobe University, Bundoora, Australia
    Early Hum Dev 57:189-203. 2000
    ..These beliefs and practices tie the Hmong with not only their family and their society at large, but also the supernatural world...
  18. ncbi request reprint Child rearing and cultural beliefs and practices amongst Thai mothers in Victoria, Australia: implications for the sudden infant death syndrome
    P L Rice
    School of Public Health, La Trobe University, Bundoora, Victoria, Australia
    J Paediatr Child Health 34:320-4. 1998
    ..To examine the perceptions of sudden infant death syndrome (SIDS) and to describe the role of cultural beliefs and practices on child rearing amongst Thai mothers in Victoria, Australia...
  19. ncbi request reprint When the baby falls!: the cultural construction of miscarriage among Hmong women in Australia
    P L Rice
    School of Public Health, La Trobe University, Bundoora, Victoria, Australia
    Women Health 30:85-103. 1999
    ..A woman being unable to bring forth an offspring because of miscarriage indicates disharmony with the living and/or between the living and the dead...
  20. ncbi request reprint Nyo dua hli--30 days confinement: traditions and changed childbearing beliefs and practices among Hmong women in Australia
    P L Rice
    School of Public Health, La Trobe University, Bundoora, Victoria, Australia 3083
    Midwifery 16:22-34. 2000
    ..To examine traditional and changed beliefs and practices related to the puerperium of Hmong women in Melbourne, Australia...
  21. ncbi request reprint Infant feeding practices: the case of Hmong women in Australia
    Pranee Liamputtong
    School of Public Health, La Trobe University, Bundoora, Victoria, Australia
    Health Care Women Int 23:33-48. 2002
    ..More importantly, the information will assist health professionals to support mothers in their choice of a feeding method, whether it be breast or bottle...
  22. ncbi request reprint Being female: the portrayal of women's health in print media
    Jo Shugg
    School of Public Health, La Trobe University, Bundoora, Victoria, Australia
    Health Care Women Int 23:715-28. 2002
    ..This can be interpreted as one form of women's oppression in Australian society...
  23. ncbi request reprint Caesarean or vaginal birth: perceptions and experience of Thai women in Australian hospitals
    P L Rice
    School of Public Health, La Trobe University, Victoria
    Aust N Z J Public Health 22:604-8. 1998
    ..However, some believed that Caesarean was a safe method of birth because of the benefits of medical technology. This paper also examines some explanations for a high incidence of emergency Caesarean among Thai women in this study...
  24. ncbi request reprint What women from an Islamic background in Australia say about care in pregnancy and prenatal testing
    Vicki Tsianakas
    School of Public Health, LaTrobe University, Bundoora, Victoria, Australia, 3086
    Midwifery 18:25-34. 2002
    ..to examine satisfaction with care and services in relation to antenatal care and prenatal testing and to present what women say about what can be done better to improve antenatal care for women from an Islamic background...
  25. ncbi request reprint Immigrant women's views about care during labor and birth: an Australian study of Vietnamese, Turkish, and Filipino women
    Rhonda Small
    Centre for the Study of Mothers and Children s Health at La Trobe University, Carlton, Melbourne, Australia
    Birth 29:266-77. 2002
    ..This paper examines the views of three groups of immigrant women about the care they received in hospital for the birth of their babies and compares the findings with a population-based statewide survey...
  26. ncbi request reprint When giving life starts to take the life out of you: women's experiences of depression after childbirth
    Melissa Buultjens
    School of Public Health, La Trobe University, Bundoora, Victoria, Australia, 3086
    Midwifery 23:77-91. 2007
    ..To capture the missing voices of mothers who are suffering postnatal depression...
  27. ncbi request reprint Prenatal testing: the perceptions and experiences of Muslim women in Australia
    V Tsianakas
    School of Public Health, LaTrobe University, Bundoora, Victoria 3083, Australia
    J Reprod Infant Psychol 20:7-24. 2002
    ..Only then will we see sensitive health care provided for women in general and for Muslim immigrant women in particular...
  28. doi request reprint A holistic programme for mothers with postnatal depression: pilot study
    Melissa Buultjens
    School of Public Health, La Trobe University, Victoria, Australia
    J Adv Nurs 63:181-8. 2008
    ..This paper is a report of a pilot study to identify women's perceptions of participation in a holistic intervention for postnatal depression...
  29. ncbi request reprint Mothers in a new country: the role of culture and communication in Vietnamese, Turkish and Filipino women's experiences of giving birth in Australia
    R Small
    Centre for the Study of Mothers and Childrens Health, School of Public Health, La Trobe University, Carlton, Victoria, Australia
    Women Health 28:77-101. 1999
    ..Maternity care for immigrant women is only likely to improve when barriers to effective communication are addressed and attention is paid to raising standards of care...
  30. ncbi request reprint Influence of traditional Vietnamese culture on the utilisation of mainstream health services for sexual health issues by second-generation Vietnamese Australian young women
    Helen Rawson
    School of Public Health, La Trobe University, Bundoora, VIC 3086, Australia
    Sex Health 6:75-81. 2009
    ..It is part of a wider qualitative study that explored the factors that shaped the sexual behaviour of Vietnamese Australian young women living in Australia...
  31. doi request reprint Seeking help chaow baan ways in southern Thailand
    Dusanee Suwankhong
    School of Public Health, La Trobe University, Bundoora, Australia
    Aust J Prim Health 18:105-11. 2012
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  32. doi request reprint Risk to researchers in qualitative research on sensitive topics: issues and strategies
    Virginia Dickson-Swift
    School of Public Health, La Trobe University, Bendigo, Victoria, Australia
    Qual Health Res 18:133-44. 2008
    ..Recommendations for professional supervision, policy development, and minimum training standards for researchers are provided...
  33. doi request reprint Constant connections: piloting a mobile phone-based peer support program for Nuer (southern Sudanese) women
    Dennis Wollersheim
    School of Public Health, La Trobe University, Bundoora, Australia
    Aust J Prim Health 19:7-13. 2013
    ..The successful outcomes, as perceived by the participants, are indicative of the potential of using technology to bridge health inequities in a marginalised group...
  34. ncbi request reprint Cross-cultural research: trying to do it better. 2. Enhancing data quality
    R Small
    Centre for the Study of Mothers and Children s Health, School of Public Health, La Trobe University, Bundoora, Victoria
    Aust N Z J Public Health 23:390-5. 1999
    ..To describe the dilemmas for cross-cultural research in translating study instruments and implementing quality assurance methods, drawing on strategies utilised in the Mothers in a New Country (MINC) Study...
  35. ncbi request reprint Cross-cultural research: trying to do it better. 1. Issues in study design
    R Small
    Centre for the Study of Mothers and Children s Health, School of Public Health, La Trobe University, Bundoora, Victoria
    Aust N Z J Public Health 23:385-9. 1999
    ..To discuss a range of strategies to address the methodological and practical challenges in designing cross-cultural public health studies...
  36. ncbi request reprint Shared antenatal care fails to rate well with women of non-English-speaking backgrounds
    R Small
    School of Public Health, La Trobe University, Carlton, Vic
    Med J Aust 168:15-8. 1998
    ..To compare the views of women from non-English-speaking backgrounds who received antenatal care at a public hospital clinic with those whose care was shared between a public hospital clinic and a general practitioner...
  37. doi request reprint Being the mother of a child with Asperger's syndrome: women's experiences of stigma
    Jessica Gill
    School of Public Health, La Trobe University, Bundoora, Victoria, Australia
    Health Care Women Int 32:708-22. 2011
    ..Participants also compared their own experiences of stigma with other families with physically disabled children. Several strategies were established by these mothers in order to allow them to deal with this stigma better...
  38. ncbi request reprint Knowledge and acceptance of human papillomavirus vaccination: perspectives of young Australians living in Melbourne, Australia
    Amy McClelland
    School of Public Health, La Trobe University, Bundoora, Victoria, Australia
    Sex Health 3:95-101. 2006
    ..It also explores factors influencing acceptance and attempts to identify gender differences in knowledge and acceptance...
  39. doi request reprint The photovoice method: researching the experiences of Aboriginal health workers through photographs
    Alice Wilkin
    School of Public Health, La Trobe University, Bundoora, VIC 3086, Australia
    Aust J Prim Health 16:231-9. 2010
    ..The data produced were rich descriptions and narratives that were oral as well as visual. Finally, the article discusses the experience of using the photovoice method from the researcher and participants' perspective...
  40. doi request reprint Traditional healers (mor pheun baan) in Southern Thailand: the barriers for cooperation with modern health care delivery
    Dusanee Suwankhong
    School of Public Health, La Trobe University, Bundoora, VIC 3086, Australia
    J Community Health 36:431-7. 2011
    ..In addition, cooperation requires clarification of the responsibilities of all stakeholders at the local and central levels...
  41. doi request reprint Existing roles of traditional healers (mor baan) in southern Thailand
    Dusanee Suwankhong
    School of Public Health, La Trobe University, Bundoora, VIC 3086, Australia
    J Community Health 36:438-45. 2011
    ..We conclude that the services of traditional healers should be incorporated into contemporary healthcare provision of Thai health care system...
  42. pmc Recovery after caesarean birth: a qualitative study of women's accounts in Victoria, Australia
    Michelle A Kealy
    Mother and Child Health Research, La Trobe University, Bundoora, Australia
    BMC Pregnancy Childbirth 10:47. 2010
    ..The aim of this paper is to describe women's accounts of recovery after caesarean birth, from shortly after hospital discharge to between five months and seven years after surgery...
  43. doi request reprint Culture and sex education: the acquisition of sexual knowledge for a group of Vietnamese Australian young women
    Helen A Rawson
    School of Public Health, La Trobe University, Bundoora, Melbourne, Vic, Australia
    Ethn Health 15:343-64. 2010
    ..It is based on a qualitative study that examined the factors which shape the sexual behaviour of Vietnamese Australian young women living in Australia...
  44. ncbi request reprint Blurring boundaries in qualitative health research on sensitive topics
    Virginia Dickson-Swift
    La Trobe University, Australia
    Qual Health Res 16:853-71. 2006
    ....