Lyndsey Watson

Summary

Affiliation: La Trobe University
Country: Australia

Publications

  1. doi request reprint Identifying risk factors for very preterm birth: a reference for clinicians
    Lyndsey F Watson
    Mother and Child Health Research, La Trobe University, 215 Franklin Street, Melbourne, Victoria 3000, Australia
    Midwifery 29:434-9. 2013
  2. doi request reprint Intracervical procedures and the risk of subsequent very preterm birth: a case-control study
    Lyndsey F Watson
    Mother and Child Health Research, La Trobe University, Melbourne, Australia
    Acta Obstet Gynecol Scand 91:204-10. 2012
  3. 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
  4. 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
  5. 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
  6. doi request reprint Modelling prior reproductive history to improve prediction of risk for very preterm birth
    Lyndsey F Watson
    Mother and Child Health Research, La Trobe University, Melbourne, Australia
    Paediatr Perinat Epidemiol 24:402-15. 2010
  7. doi request reprint Modelling sequence of prior pregnancies on subsequent risk of very preterm birth
    Lyndsey F Watson
    Mother and Child Health Research, La Trobe University, Melbourne, Australia
    Paediatr Perinat Epidemiol 24:416-23. 2010
  8. ncbi request reprint A new formula for summarising the pregnancy history
    Lyndsey F Watson
    Mother and Child Health Research, La Trobe University, Bundoora, Victoria, Australia
    Aust N Z J Obstet Gynaecol 47:475-6. 2007
  9. ncbi request reprint Hospital ethics approval for a population-based case-control study of very preterm birth
    Lyndsey F Watson
    Mother and Child Health Research, La Trobe University, 324 328 Little Lonsdale Street, Victoria, Melbourne, VIC 3000, Australia
    Aust Health Rev 31:514-22. 2007
  10. ncbi request reprint Recruitment to research studies in maternity hospitals: an example from the Early Births Study
    Lyndsey F Watson
    Mother and Child Health Research, La Trobe University, 324 328 Little Lonsdale Street, Melbourne, Victoria 3000, Australia
    Midwifery 24:509-20. 2008

Detail Information

Publications28

  1. doi request reprint Identifying risk factors for very preterm birth: a reference for clinicians
    Lyndsey F Watson
    Mother and Child Health Research, La Trobe University, 215 Franklin Street, Melbourne, Victoria 3000, Australia
    Midwifery 29:434-9. 2013
    ..to provide an accessible list of individual and population-based risk factors associated with very preterm birth to assist care providers in planning appropriate pregnancy care...
  2. doi request reprint Intracervical procedures and the risk of subsequent very preterm birth: a case-control study
    Lyndsey F Watson
    Mother and Child Health Research, La Trobe University, Melbourne, Australia
    Acta Obstet Gynecol Scand 91:204-10. 2012
    ..To investigate the relation of prior intracervical procedures with very preterm birth...
  3. 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
    ....
  4. 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...
  5. 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...
  6. doi request reprint Modelling prior reproductive history to improve prediction of risk for very preterm birth
    Lyndsey F Watson
    Mother and Child Health Research, La Trobe University, Melbourne, Australia
    Paediatr Perinat Epidemiol 24:402-15. 2010
    ..The findings point to the need to explore commonalities rather than differences in regard to the impact of abortion on subsequent births...
  7. doi request reprint Modelling sequence of prior pregnancies on subsequent risk of very preterm birth
    Lyndsey F Watson
    Mother and Child Health Research, La Trobe University, Melbourne, Australia
    Paediatr Perinat Epidemiol 24:416-23. 2010
    ....
  8. ncbi request reprint A new formula for summarising the pregnancy history
    Lyndsey F Watson
    Mother and Child Health Research, La Trobe University, Bundoora, Victoria, Australia
    Aust N Z J Obstet Gynaecol 47:475-6. 2007
    ..This formula could be used in medical records or perinatal databases...
  9. ncbi request reprint Hospital ethics approval for a population-based case-control study of very preterm birth
    Lyndsey F Watson
    Mother and Child Health Research, La Trobe University, 324 328 Little Lonsdale Street, Victoria, Melbourne, VIC 3000, Australia
    Aust Health Rev 31:514-22. 2007
    ..To describe the process involved in obtaining ethics approval for a study aiming to recruit women from all maternity hospitals in Victoria, Australia...
  10. ncbi request reprint Recruitment to research studies in maternity hospitals: an example from the Early Births Study
    Lyndsey F Watson
    Mother and Child Health Research, La Trobe University, 324 328 Little Lonsdale Street, Melbourne, Victoria 3000, Australia
    Midwifery 24:509-20. 2008
    ..to present issues associated with recruitment of women in maternity hospitals to a population-based case-control study of very preterm birth...
  11. ncbi request reprint Consequences of surveying folate awareness
    Lyndsey F Watson
    Centre for the Study of Mothers and Children s Health, La Trobe University, Carlton, Victoria, Australia
    Health Expect 5:38-46. 2002
    ..To assess women's concerns when interviewed about the association between folate and neural tube defects (NTDs) and to determine how this is affected by time, being folate aware, having seen folate promotional material or being pregnant...
  12. 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...
  13. ncbi request reprint Mounting a community-randomized trial: sample size, matching, selection, and randomization issues in PRISM
    Lyndsey Watson
    Centre for the Study of Mothers and Children s Health, La Trobe University, Bundoora Victoria, 3083, Australia
    Control Clin Trials 25:235-50. 2004
    ..Ultimately, all such studies are a balancing act between selecting the minimum number of communities to detect a meaningful outcome effect of an intervention and the maximum size budget and other resources allow...
  14. ncbi request reprint Research interviewers' experience in the Early Births study of very preterm birth: qualitative assessment of data collection processes in a case-control study
    Lyndsey F Watson
    Mother and Children Health Research, La Trobe University, Bundoora, Victoria, Australia
    Paediatr Perinat Epidemiol 21:87-94. 2007
    ..All interviewers had interviewed both cases and controls and any systematic differences can be adjusted for in the analysis...
  15. ncbi request reprint Use of periconceptional folic acid supplements in Victoria and New South Wales, Australia
    Lyndsey F Watson
    Mother and Child Health Research, La Trobe University, Bundoora, Victoria 3086
    Aust N Z J Public Health 30:42-9. 2006
    ....
  16. ncbi request reprint Is there an increased role for general practice in making women more aware of folate supplementation to prevent neural tube defects?
    Lyndsey Watson
    Centre for the Study of Mothers and Childrens Health, La Trobe University, Victoria
    Aust Fam Physician 32:568-9. 2003
  17. pmc PRISM (Program of Resources, Information and Support for Mothers): a community-randomised trial to reduce depression and improve women's physical health six months after birth [ISRCTN03464021]
    Judith Lumley
    Mother and Child Health Research, La Trobe University, 251 Faraday St, Carlton, Victoria 3053, Australia
    BMC Public Health 6:37. 2006
    ..Fewer than one in three seek help in primary care despite frequent health care contacts...
  18. pmc PRISM (Program of Resources, Information and Support for Mothers) Protocol for a community-randomised trial [ISRCTN03464021]
    Judith Lumley
    Centre for the Study of Mothers and Children s Health, La Trobe University, 251 Faraday St, Carlton, Victoria 3053, Australia
    BMC Public Health 3:36. 2003
    ..Their perceptions of factors contributing to depression are lack of support, isolation, exhaustion and physical health problems. Fewer than one in three affected women seek help in primary care despite frequent contacts...
  19. ncbi request reprint PRISM: mounting a community-randomised trial. Establishing partnerships with local government
    Rhonda Small
    Mother and Child Health Research, School of Public Health, La Trobe University, Victoria
    Aust N Z J Public Health 28:471-5. 2004
    ..Second, we outline the strategies used to recruit communities and to establish the groundwork for ongoing partnerships over the projected six years of the study...
  20. 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...
  21. ncbi request reprint People who influence women's decisions and preferred sources of information about prenatal testing for birth defects
    Alice M Jaques
    Public Health Genetics Unit, Murdoch Childrens Research Institute, Royal Children s Hospital, Parkville, Victoria, Australia
    Aust N Z J Obstet Gynaecol 44:233-8. 2004
    ..More than half of Victorian pregnant women are undergoing prenatal testing for birth defects, although little is known about the factors that are influencing their decisions...
  22. 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...
  23. doi request reprint Life with a new baby: how do immigrant and Australian-born women's experiences compare?
    Mridula Bandyopadhyay
    Mother and Child Health Research, Faculty of Health Sciences, La Trobe University, Victoria
    Aust N Z J Public Health 34:412-21. 2010
    ..Our objective was to compare the post-childbirth experiences of Australian-born and immigrant mothers from non-English speaking countries...
  24. 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)...
  25. 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
    ....
  26. ncbi request reprint Risk scoring systems for predicting preterm birth with the aim of reducing associated adverse outcomes
    Mary Ann Davey
    Mother and Child Health Research, La Trobe University, 324 328 Little Lonsdale Street, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia, 3000
    Cochrane Database Syst Rev 11:CD004902. 2011
    ..g. perinatal mortality, low birthweight, and preterm birth) have been developed, but they have usually been introduced without evaluation of their utility and validity...
  27. ncbi request reprint WITHDRAWN: Periconceptional supplementation with folate and/or multivitamins for preventing neural tube defects
    Judith Lumley
    Mother and Child Health Research, La Trobe University, 324 328 Little Lonsdale Street, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia, 3000
    Cochrane Database Syst Rev 4:CD001056. 2011
    ..Neural tube defects arise during the development of the brain and spinal cord...
  28. ncbi request reprint Colorectal cancer risk, chronic illnesses, operations and medications: case control results from the Melbourne Colorectal Cancer Study. 1988
    Gabriel A Kune
    Department of Surgery, University of Melbourne, Repatriation General Hospital, Heidelberg 3081, Victoria, Australia
    Int J Epidemiol 36:951-7. 2007
    ..The possible relevance of these findings towards an understanding of colorectal cancer risk and aetiology is discussed...