J E Ward

Summary

Affiliation: New South Wales
Country: Australia

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Why we need guidelines for guidelines: a study of the quality of clinical practice guidelines in Australia
    J E Ward
    Needs Assessment and Health Outcomes Unit, Central Sydney Area Health Service, NSW
    Med J Aust 165:574-6. 1996
  2. pmc Accuracy of patient recall of opportunistic smoking cessation advice in general practice
    J Ward
    Needs Assessment and Health Outcomes Unit, Central Sydney Area, Health Service, Camperdown, New South Wales, Australia
    Tob Control 5:110-3. 1996
  3. ncbi request reprint Population-based cancer control: where is the greatest benefit from proven strategies to 'regain' years of life lost prematurely?
    J E Ward
    Needs Assessment and Health Outcomes Unit, Central Sydney Area Health Service, Newtown, NSW
    Aust N Z J Public Health 23:538-40. 1999
  4. ncbi request reprint Implementing guidelines for smoking cessation advice in Australian general practice: opinions, current practices, readiness to change and perceived barriers
    J M Young
    Needs Assessment and Health Outcomes Unit, Central Sydney Area Health Service, Newtown, NSW 2042, Australia
    Fam Pract 18:14-20. 2001
  5. ncbi request reprint Evaluation of doctors' reminders in emergency departments to encourage cervical screening
    J E Ward
    Needs Assessment and Health Outcomes Unit, Central Sydney Area Health Service, New South Wales
    Aust N Z J Public Health 23:95-8. 1999
  6. ncbi request reprint Does a deadline improve men's participation in self-administered health surveys? A randomized controlled trial in general practice
    M Gattellari
    School of Public Health and Community Medicine, University of New South Wales and Centre for Research, Evidence, Management and Surveillance, South Western Sydney Area Health Service, Australia
    J Public Health (Oxf) 26:384-7. 2004
  7. ncbi request reprint Evidence-based medicine in general practice: beliefs and barriers among Australian GPs
    J M Young
    Centre for Health Services Research, Department of Public Health, The University of Western Australia, Nedlands WA 6907, Australia
    J Eval Clin Pract 7:201-10. 2001
  8. ncbi request reprint Does evidence-based information about screening for prostate cancer enhance consumer decision-making? A randomised controlled trial
    M Gattellari
    Division of Population Health, South Western Sydney Area Health Service and School of Public Health, University of Sydney, Australia
    J Med Screen 10:27-39. 2003

Detail Information

Publications8

  1. ncbi request reprint Why we need guidelines for guidelines: a study of the quality of clinical practice guidelines in Australia
    J E Ward
    Needs Assessment and Health Outcomes Unit, Central Sydney Area Health Service, NSW
    Med J Aust 165:574-6. 1996
    ..To appraise the quality of clinical practice guidelines (CPGs) produced in Australia...
  2. pmc Accuracy of patient recall of opportunistic smoking cessation advice in general practice
    J Ward
    Needs Assessment and Health Outcomes Unit, Central Sydney Area, Health Service, Camperdown, New South Wales, Australia
    Tob Control 5:110-3. 1996
    ..To determine the accuracy of patient recall of a question about smoking in a specified consultation in general practice; the accuracy of smokers' recall of advice to stop smoking; and predictors of accurate recall...
  3. ncbi request reprint Population-based cancer control: where is the greatest benefit from proven strategies to 'regain' years of life lost prematurely?
    J E Ward
    Needs Assessment and Health Outcomes Unit, Central Sydney Area Health Service, Newtown, NSW
    Aust N Z J Public Health 23:538-40. 1999
    ..To apply a 'health gain' approach to population-based cancer control...
  4. ncbi request reprint Implementing guidelines for smoking cessation advice in Australian general practice: opinions, current practices, readiness to change and perceived barriers
    J M Young
    Needs Assessment and Health Outcomes Unit, Central Sydney Area Health Service, Newtown, NSW 2042, Australia
    Fam Pract 18:14-20. 2001
    ..The use of readiness to change as a tool to 'individualize' strategies for guideline implementation should be explored...
  5. ncbi request reprint Evaluation of doctors' reminders in emergency departments to encourage cervical screening
    J E Ward
    Needs Assessment and Health Outcomes Unit, Central Sydney Area Health Service, New South Wales
    Aust N Z J Public Health 23:95-8. 1999
    ..To evaluate opportunistic reminders in emergency departments (EDs) about cervical smears...
  6. ncbi request reprint Does a deadline improve men's participation in self-administered health surveys? A randomized controlled trial in general practice
    M Gattellari
    School of Public Health and Community Medicine, University of New South Wales and Centre for Research, Evidence, Management and Surveillance, South Western Sydney Area Health Service, Australia
    J Public Health (Oxf) 26:384-7. 2004
    ..Many methods for maximizing follow-up remain untested. It is also unclear what level of follow-up is required to prevent bias being introduced...
  7. ncbi request reprint Evidence-based medicine in general practice: beliefs and barriers among Australian GPs
    J M Young
    Centre for Health Services Research, Department of Public Health, The University of Western Australia, Nedlands WA 6907, Australia
    J Eval Clin Pract 7:201-10. 2001
    ..A minority indicated they understood the terms 'relative risk' (23%), 'absolute risk' (28%) and 'number needed to treat' (15%) sufficiently to explain to others. Skills development is crucial to achieve EBM in general practice...
  8. ncbi request reprint Does evidence-based information about screening for prostate cancer enhance consumer decision-making? A randomised controlled trial
    M Gattellari
    Division of Population Health, South Western Sydney Area Health Service and School of Public Health, University of Sydney, Australia
    J Med Screen 10:27-39. 2003
    ..We also determined whether men's preference for involvement in decision-making ("passive", "collaborative" or "active") modified its impact...