Ajesh George

Summary

Affiliation: New South Wales
Country: Australia

Publications

  1. doi The oral health status, practices and knowledge of pregnant women in south-western Sydney
    A George
    Centre for Applied Nursing Research, The University of Western Sydney, Ingham Institute for Applied Medical Research South Western Sydney Local Health District, New South Wales, Australia
    Aust Dent J 58:26-33. 2013
  2. doi Midwives and oral health care during pregnancy: perceptions of pregnant women in south-western Sydney, Australia
    Ajesh George
    Centre for Applied Nursing Research, South Western Sydney Local Health District and University of Western Sydney, Sydney, NSW, Australia
    J Clin Nurs 21:1087-96. 2012
  3. doi Promoting oral health during pregnancy: current evidence and implications for Australian midwives
    Ajesh George
    Centre for Applied Nursing Research, Sydney South West Area Health Service, University of Western Sydney, Liverpool, NSW, Australia
    J Clin Nurs 19:3324-33. 2010
  4. doi Periodontal treatment during pregnancy and birth outcomes: a meta-analysis of randomised trials
    Ajesh George
    Centre for Applied Nursing Research, South Western Sydney Local Health Network University of Western Sydney, Australia
    Int J Evid Based Healthc 9:122-47. 2011
  5. ncbi Maintaining oral health during pregnancy: perceptions of midwives in Southwest Sydney
    Ajesh George
    Centre for Applied Nursing Research A Joint Venture of Sydney South West Area Health Service and the University of Western Sydney, University of Western Sydney, Locked Bag 7103, Liverpool BC, NSW 1871, Australia
    Collegian 18:71-9. 2011
  6. doi Views of pregnant women in South Western Sydney towards dental care and an oral-health program initiated by midwives
    Ajesh George
    Centre for Applied Nursing Research, University of Western Sydney, South Western Sydney Local Health District SWSLHD and Ingham Institute Applied Medical Research, Locked Bag 7103, Liverpool BC, NSW 1871, Australia
    Health Promot J Austr 24:178-84. 2013
  7. ncbi Piloting of an oral health education programme and knowledge test for midwives
    Ajesh George
    Centre for Applied Nursing Research, University of Western Sydney, Penrith, NSW, Australia, 2 South Western Sydney Local Health District SWSLHD, Liverpool, NSW, Australia, 3 Ingham Institute Applied Medical Research, Liverpool, NSW, Australia, 4 Faculty of Dentistry, University of Sydney, Sydney, NSW, Australia
    Contemp Nurse 46:180-6. 2014
  8. doi How do dental and prenatal care practitioners perceive dental care during pregnancy? Current evidence and implications
    Ajesh George
    Centre for Applied Nursing Research CANR, South Western Sydney Local Health District SWSLHD University of Western Sydney, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
    Birth 39:238-47. 2012
  9. doi An innovative Fever management education program for parents, caregivers, and emergency nurses
    Muhammad Alqudah
    School of Nursing and Midwifery, University of Western Sydney, Australia Mr Alqudah and Dr Cowin Centre for Applied Nursing Research, School of Nursing and Midwifery, University of Western Sydney, South Western Sydney Local Health District and Ingham Institute Applied Medical Research, Sydney, Australia, Drs Johnson and George Faculty of Dentistry, University of Sydney, Sydney, Australia Dr George
    Adv Emerg Nurs J 36:52-61. 2014

Detail Information

Publications9

  1. doi The oral health status, practices and knowledge of pregnant women in south-western Sydney
    A George
    Centre for Applied Nursing Research, The University of Western Sydney, Ingham Institute for Applied Medical Research South Western Sydney Local Health District, New South Wales, Australia
    Aust Dent J 58:26-33. 2013
    ..However, little is known about the oral health of pregnant women in Australia. The aim of this study was to report the oral health status, knowledge and practices of pregnant women in south-western Sydney...
  2. doi Midwives and oral health care during pregnancy: perceptions of pregnant women in south-western Sydney, Australia
    Ajesh George
    Centre for Applied Nursing Research, South Western Sydney Local Health District and University of Western Sydney, Sydney, NSW, Australia
    J Clin Nurs 21:1087-96. 2012
    ..This study sought to explore the perceptions of pregnant women in Australia towards oral health care during pregnancy and their views regarding midwives providing oral health education, assessment and referrals as part of antenatal care...
  3. doi Promoting oral health during pregnancy: current evidence and implications for Australian midwives
    Ajesh George
    Centre for Applied Nursing Research, Sydney South West Area Health Service, University of Western Sydney, Liverpool, NSW, Australia
    J Clin Nurs 19:3324-33. 2010
    ..The aim of this paper is to examine current evidence supporting the promotion of oral health during pregnancy and proffer aspects of a potential role for Australian midwives...
  4. doi Periodontal treatment during pregnancy and birth outcomes: a meta-analysis of randomised trials
    Ajesh George
    Centre for Applied Nursing Research, South Western Sydney Local Health Network University of Western Sydney, Australia
    Int J Evid Based Healthc 9:122-47. 2011
    ..The objective of this review was to conduct a meta-analysis of all up-to-date randomised control trials to determine whether periodontal treatment during pregnancy has the potential of reducing preterm birth and low birth weight incidence...
  5. ncbi Maintaining oral health during pregnancy: perceptions of midwives in Southwest Sydney
    Ajesh George
    Centre for Applied Nursing Research A Joint Venture of Sydney South West Area Health Service and the University of Western Sydney, University of Western Sydney, Locked Bag 7103, Liverpool BC, NSW 1871, Australia
    Collegian 18:71-9. 2011
    ..The findings suggest that a midwifery-initiated oral health service has potential although issues such as training, time constraints and referral pathways must be addressed...
  6. doi Views of pregnant women in South Western Sydney towards dental care and an oral-health program initiated by midwives
    Ajesh George
    Centre for Applied Nursing Research, University of Western Sydney, South Western Sydney Local Health District SWSLHD and Ingham Institute Applied Medical Research, Locked Bag 7103, Liverpool BC, NSW 1871, Australia
    Health Promot J Austr 24:178-84. 2013
    ..A program is currently being developed for midwives in Australia to promote maternal oral health. The aim of this study was to record the views of pregnant women in Australia towards dental care and midwives promoting oral health...
  7. ncbi Piloting of an oral health education programme and knowledge test for midwives
    Ajesh George
    Centre for Applied Nursing Research, University of Western Sydney, Penrith, NSW, Australia, 2 South Western Sydney Local Health District SWSLHD, Liverpool, NSW, Australia, 3 Ingham Institute Applied Medical Research, Liverpool, NSW, Australia, 4 Faculty of Dentistry, University of Sydney, Sydney, NSW, Australia
    Contemp Nurse 46:180-6. 2014
    ..3) which suggests most items were suitable for assessing knowledge improvement. However, in three items midwives had low correct responses. Various aspects that could be improved or clarified were identified and suggestions discussed...
  8. doi How do dental and prenatal care practitioners perceive dental care during pregnancy? Current evidence and implications
    Ajesh George
    Centre for Applied Nursing Research CANR, South Western Sydney Local Health District SWSLHD University of Western Sydney, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
    Birth 39:238-47. 2012
    ..The aim of this study was to review current knowledge, attitudes, and behavior of dental and prenatal care practitioners about oral health care during pregnancy...
  9. doi An innovative Fever management education program for parents, caregivers, and emergency nurses
    Muhammad Alqudah
    School of Nursing and Midwifery, University of Western Sydney, Australia Mr Alqudah and Dr Cowin Centre for Applied Nursing Research, School of Nursing and Midwifery, University of Western Sydney, South Western Sydney Local Health District and Ingham Institute Applied Medical Research, Sydney, Australia, Drs Johnson and George Faculty of Dentistry, University of Sydney, Sydney, Australia Dr George
    Adv Emerg Nurs J 36:52-61. 2014
    ..We envisage that this program will be continuously televised within local EDs and available for parents or caregivers to view online. ..