A Taft

Summary

Affiliation: La Trobe University
Country: Australia

Publications

  1. doi request reprint Screening women for intimate partner violence in healthcare settings
    Angela Taft
    Mother and Child Health Research, La Trobe University, Victoria, Australia
    Cochrane Database Syst Rev 4:CD007007. 2013
  2. pmc Enhanced maternal and child health nurse care for women experiencing intimate partner/family violence: protocol for MOVE, a cluster randomised trial of screening and referral in primary health care
    Angela J Taft
    Mother and Child Health Research, La Trobe University, Melbourne, Australia
    BMC Public Health 12:811. 2012
  3. pmc The power of social connection and support in improving health: lessons from social support interventions with childbearing women
    Rhonda Small
    Mother and Child Health Research, La Trobe University, 215 Franklin Street, Melbourne Victoria 3000, Australia
    BMC Public Health 11:S4. 2011
  4. pmc Ethical complexities of screening for depression and intimate partner violence (IPV) in intervention studies
    Victoria J Palmer
    Primary Care Research Unit, The Department of General Practice, The University of Melbourne, Carlton, Victoria 3056, Australia
    BMC Public Health 11:S3. 2011
  5. pmc Women's evaluation of abuse and violence care in general practice: a cluster randomised controlled trial (weave)
    Kelsey L Hegarty
    Department of General Practice, University of Melbourne 200 Berkeley St, Carlton, Melbourne, Australia
    BMC Public Health 10:2. 2010
  6. pmc Using reflexivity to enhance in-depth interviewing skills for the clinician researcher
    Ruth McNair
    The Department of General Practice, University of Melbourne, 200 Berkeley St, Carlton, 3053, Victoria, Australia
    BMC Med Res Methodol 8:73. 2008
  7. ncbi request reprint Unintended pregnancy in Australia: what more can we do?
    Angela J Taft
    Med J Aust 195:166-7. 2011
  8. pmc Mothers' AdvocateS In the Community (MOSAIC)--non-professional mentor support to reduce intimate partner violence and depression in mothers: a cluster randomised trial in primary care
    Angela J Taft
    Associate Professor, Mother and Child Health Research, La Trobe University, Melbourne, VIC 3000, Australia
    BMC Public Health 11:178. 2011
  9. pmc MOSAIC (MOthers' Advocates In the Community): protocol and sample description of a cluster randomised trial of mentor mother support to reduce intimate partner violence among pregnant or recent mothers
    Angela J Taft
    Mother and Child Health Research, La Trobe University, Melbourne, Vic, Australia
    BMC Public Health 9:159. 2009
  10. pmc Depression and termination of pregnancy (induced abortion) in a national cohort of young Australian women: the confounding effect of women's experience of violence
    Angela J Taft
    Mother and Child Health Research, La Trobe University, 324 328 Little Lonsdale Street, Melbourne VIC 3000, Australia
    BMC Public Health 8:75. 2008

Detail Information

Publications18

  1. doi request reprint Screening women for intimate partner violence in healthcare settings
    Angela Taft
    Mother and Child Health Research, La Trobe University, Victoria, Australia
    Cochrane Database Syst Rev 4:CD007007. 2013
    ..than asking only women with symptoms (case-finding); however, what is the evidence that screening interventions will increase identification, and referral to support agencies, or improve women's subsequent wellbeing and not cause harm?..
  2. pmc Enhanced maternal and child health nurse care for women experiencing intimate partner/family violence: protocol for MOVE, a cluster randomised trial of screening and referral in primary health care
    Angela J Taft
    Mother and Child Health Research, La Trobe University, Melbourne, Australia
    BMC Public Health 12:811. 2012
    ..This protocol describes the development and design of MOVE, a study to examine IPV screening effectiveness and the sustainability of screening practice...
  3. pmc The power of social connection and support in improving health: lessons from social support interventions with childbearing women
    Rhonda Small
    Mother and Child Health Research, La Trobe University, 215 Franklin Street, Melbourne Victoria 3000, Australia
    BMC Public Health 11:S4. 2011
    ....
  4. pmc Ethical complexities of screening for depression and intimate partner violence (IPV) in intervention studies
    Victoria J Palmer
    Primary Care Research Unit, The Department of General Practice, The University of Melbourne, Carlton, Victoria 3056, Australia
    BMC Public Health 11:S3. 2011
    ..We suggest that a narrative and relational approach to ethics brings to light concerns that principlism can overlook...
  5. pmc Women's evaluation of abuse and violence care in general practice: a cluster randomised controlled trial (weave)
    Kelsey L Hegarty
    Department of General Practice, University of Melbourne 200 Berkeley St, Carlton, Melbourne, Australia
    BMC Public Health 10:2. 2010
    ..It examines the effect on women's quality of life, mental health and safety behaviours...
  6. pmc Using reflexivity to enhance in-depth interviewing skills for the clinician researcher
    Ruth McNair
    The Department of General Practice, University of Melbourne, 200 Berkeley St, Carlton, 3053, Victoria, Australia
    BMC Med Res Methodol 8:73. 2008
    ..The PhD study used critical phenomenology through in-depth interviews to understand the experience of the patient-doctor relationship between same-sex attracted women and their usual GP in Australia...
  7. ncbi request reprint Unintended pregnancy in Australia: what more can we do?
    Angela J Taft
    Med J Aust 195:166-7. 2011
  8. pmc Mothers' AdvocateS In the Community (MOSAIC)--non-professional mentor support to reduce intimate partner violence and depression in mothers: a cluster randomised trial in primary care
    Angela J Taft
    Associate Professor, Mother and Child Health Research, La Trobe University, Melbourne, VIC 3000, Australia
    BMC Public Health 11:178. 2011
    ....
  9. pmc MOSAIC (MOthers' Advocates In the Community): protocol and sample description of a cluster randomised trial of mentor mother support to reduce intimate partner violence among pregnant or recent mothers
    Angela J Taft
    Mother and Child Health Research, La Trobe University, Melbourne, Vic, Australia
    BMC Public Health 9:159. 2009
    ..This paper describes the development, design and implementation of a trial of mentor mother support set in primary care, including baseline characteristics of participating women...
  10. pmc Depression and termination of pregnancy (induced abortion) in a national cohort of young Australian women: the confounding effect of women's experience of violence
    Angela J Taft
    Mother and Child Health Research, La Trobe University, 324 328 Little Lonsdale Street, Melbourne VIC 3000, Australia
    BMC Public Health 8:75. 2008
    ..Our objective was to examine the associations with depression of women's experience of violence, pregnancy termination, births and socio-demographic characteristics, among a population-based sample of young Australian women...
  11. ncbi request reprint Termination of pregnancy: associations with partner violence and other factors in a national cohort of young Australian women
    Angela J Taft
    Mother and Child Health Research, La Trobe University, Victoria
    Aust N Z J Public Health 31:135-42. 2007
    ..To examine the associations between termination and other reproductive events, socio-demographic characteristics and experience of violence among a community-based national sample of young Australian women...
  12. ncbi request reprint Violence against young Australian women and association with reproductive events: a cross-sectional analysis of a national population sample
    Angela J Taft
    Mother and Child Health Research formerly Centre for the Study of Mothers and Children s Health, La Trobe University, Victoria
    Aust N Z J Public Health 28:324-9. 2004
    ..This study aimed to investigate associations between violence and younger women's reproductive events using Survey 1 (1996) data of the Younger cohort of the Australian Longitudinal Study of Women's Health (ALSWH)...
  13. 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...
  14. ncbi request reprint Are men and women equally violent to intimate partners?
    A Taft
    La Trobe University, Victoria
    Aust N Z J Public Health 25:498-500. 2001
    ..A focus on gendered risk of violence in public health policy should target male-to-male public violence and male-to-female intimate partner abuse...
  15. doi request reprint The emergency contraceptive pill rescheduled: a focus group study of women's knowledge, attitudes and experiences
    Melissa Hobbs
    Mother and Child Health Research, La Trobe University, Melbourne, Australia
    J Fam Plann Reprod Health Care 35:87-91. 2009
    ..This paper reports a qualitative study using six focus groups, which were conducted between February and June 2007 in four Australian states with 29 women aged 16-29 years...
  16. ncbi request reprint Associations of self-reported violence with age at menarche, first intercourse, and first birth among a national population sample of young Australian women
    Lyndsey F Watson
    Mother and Child Health Research, La Trobe University, Victoria, Australia
    Womens Health Issues 17:281-9. 2007
    ..This paper estimates the relation between women's experience of violence and the age of menarche, first sexual intercourse, and first birth...
  17. doi request reprint Pharmacy access to the emergency contraceptive pill: a national survey of a random sample of Australian women
    Melissa K Hobbs
    Mother and Child Health Research, La Trobe University, Melbourne VIC 3000, Australia
    Contraception 83:151-8. 2011
    ..The aim of this study was to measure the knowledge about the ECP and sociodemographic patterns of and barriers to use of the ECP...
  18. ncbi request reprint Tackling partner violence in families
    Angela J Taft
    Med J Aust 185:535-6. 2006
    ..New guidelines extend opportunities for GPs to respond...