Penelope Abbott

Summary

Affiliation: University of Western Sydney
Country: Australia

Publications

  1. pmc 'Doing the hard yards': carer and provider focus group perspectives of accessing Aboriginal childhood disability services
    Michelle DiGiacomo
    Centre for Cardiovascular and Chronic Care, Faculty of Health, University of Technology Sydney, Broadway, P, O, Box 123, Broadway, Australia 2007
    BMC Health Serv Res 13:326. 2013
  2. pmc General Practitioner Supervisor assessment and teaching of Registrars consulting with Aboriginal patients - is cultural competence adequately considered?
    Penelope Abbott
    School of Medicine, University of Western Sydney, Locked Bag 1797, Penrith NSW 2751, Australia
    BMC Med Educ 14:167. 2014
  3. pmc Childhood disability in Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander peoples: a literature review
    Michelle DiGiacomo
    Centre for Cardiovascular and Chronic Care, Faculty of Health, University of Technology Sydney, PO Box 123, Broadway, NSW 2007, Australia
    Int J Equity Health 12:7. 2013
  4. pmc Community pharmacist attitudes towards collaboration with general practitioners: development and validation of a measure and a model
    Connie Van
    Faculty of Pharmacy, The University of Sydney, Sydney, Australia
    BMC Health Serv Res 12:320. 2012
  5. pmc Improving immunisation timeliness in Aboriginal children through personalised calendars
    Penelope Abbott
    Aboriginal Medical Service Western Sydney, Sydney, Australia
    BMC Public Health 13:598. 2013
  6. ncbi request reprint Pneumococcus in Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander peoples: the role of Aboriginal health workers and implications for nursing practice
    Hiba Deek
    American University of Beirut, Beirut, Lebanon, 2 University of Technology Sydney, Sydney, NSW, Australia
    Contemp Nurse 46:54-8. 2013
  7. ncbi request reprint What do GPs need to work more effectively with Aboriginal patients? Views of Aboriginal cultural mentors and health workers
    Penelope Abbott
    MBBS, MPH, FRACGP is Senior Lecturer, Department of General Practice, School of Medicine, University of Western Sydney, NSW
    Aust Fam Physician 43:58-63. 2014
  8. ncbi request reprint Increasing GP supervisor research skills - enhancing clinical practice and teaching
    Penelope Abbott
    MBBS, MPH, FRACGP is Senior Lecturer, Department of General Practice, School of Medicine, University of Western Sydney, NSW
    Aust Fam Physician 43:327-30. 2014
  9. ncbi request reprint Practice nurses and sexual health care -- enhancing team care within general practice
    Penelope Abbott
    MBBS, MPH, FRACGP is Senior Lecturer, Department of General Practice, School of Medicine, University of Western Sydney, NSW
    Aust Fam Physician 42:729-33. 2013
  10. ncbi request reprint 'It's got to be another approach': an Aboriginal health worker perspective on cardiovascular risk screening and education
    Tejas Deshmukh
    MBBS, MClinTRes, Department of General Practice, School of Medicine, University of Western Sydney, NSW Currently, Basic physician trainee, Westmed Network, NSW
    Aust Fam Physician 43:475-8. 2014

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Publications10

  1. pmc 'Doing the hard yards': carer and provider focus group perspectives of accessing Aboriginal childhood disability services
    Michelle DiGiacomo
    Centre for Cardiovascular and Chronic Care, Faculty of Health, University of Technology Sydney, Broadway, P, O, Box 123, Broadway, Australia 2007
    BMC Health Serv Res 13:326. 2013
    ..They can endure long delays in treatment which can impact adversely on development. This study sought to ascertain the factors involved in accessing services and support for Aboriginal children with a disability...
  2. pmc General Practitioner Supervisor assessment and teaching of Registrars consulting with Aboriginal patients - is cultural competence adequately considered?
    Penelope Abbott
    School of Medicine, University of Western Sydney, Locked Bag 1797, Penrith NSW 2751, Australia
    BMC Med Educ 14:167. 2014
    ..Given the markedly poorer health of Indigenous Australians, it is important that GP training and supervision of Registrars includes assessment and teaching which address the well documented barriers to accessing health care...
  3. pmc Childhood disability in Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander peoples: a literature review
    Michelle DiGiacomo
    Centre for Cardiovascular and Chronic Care, Faculty of Health, University of Technology Sydney, PO Box 123, Broadway, NSW 2007, Australia
    Int J Equity Health 12:7. 2013
    ..Failing to address physical, social, and psychological factors can have life-long consequences and perpetuate longstanding health disparities...
  4. pmc Community pharmacist attitudes towards collaboration with general practitioners: development and validation of a measure and a model
    Connie Van
    Faculty of Pharmacy, The University of Sydney, Sydney, Australia
    BMC Health Serv Res 12:320. 2012
    ....
  5. pmc Improving immunisation timeliness in Aboriginal children through personalised calendars
    Penelope Abbott
    Aboriginal Medical Service Western Sydney, Sydney, Australia
    BMC Public Health 13:598. 2013
    ..In a low cost initiative at the Aboriginal Medical Service Western Sydney (AMSWS) in 2008-2009, a trial of personalised calendars to prompt timely childhood immunisation was undertaken...
  6. ncbi request reprint Pneumococcus in Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander peoples: the role of Aboriginal health workers and implications for nursing practice
    Hiba Deek
    American University of Beirut, Beirut, Lebanon, 2 University of Technology Sydney, Sydney, NSW, Australia
    Contemp Nurse 46:54-8. 2013
    ..Pneumonia is a common cause of hospitalization in Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander men and women...
  7. ncbi request reprint What do GPs need to work more effectively with Aboriginal patients? Views of Aboriginal cultural mentors and health workers
    Penelope Abbott
    MBBS, MPH, FRACGP is Senior Lecturer, Department of General Practice, School of Medicine, University of Western Sydney, NSW
    Aust Fam Physician 43:58-63. 2014
    ..Given the health inequity faced by Aboriginal people, it is important that interactions with general practitioners (GPs) are effective and that GPs are aware of issues affecting culturally competent practice...
  8. ncbi request reprint Increasing GP supervisor research skills - enhancing clinical practice and teaching
    Penelope Abbott
    MBBS, MPH, FRACGP is Senior Lecturer, Department of General Practice, School of Medicine, University of Western Sydney, NSW
    Aust Fam Physician 43:327-30. 2014
    ....
  9. ncbi request reprint Practice nurses and sexual health care -- enhancing team care within general practice
    Penelope Abbott
    MBBS, MPH, FRACGP is Senior Lecturer, Department of General Practice, School of Medicine, University of Western Sydney, NSW
    Aust Fam Physician 42:729-33. 2013
    ..Evaluation of New South Wales Sexually Transmissible Infections Programs Unit GP Project provided an opportunity to canvass views of GPs and PNs regarding PNs and sexual health care...
  10. ncbi request reprint 'It's got to be another approach': an Aboriginal health worker perspective on cardiovascular risk screening and education
    Tejas Deshmukh
    MBBS, MClinTRes, Department of General Practice, School of Medicine, University of Western Sydney, NSW Currently, Basic physician trainee, Westmed Network, NSW
    Aust Fam Physician 43:475-8. 2014
    ..Aboriginal Australians have a higher burden from cardiovascular disease. This study provides a new perspective from Aboriginal Health Workers (AHWs) working in the area of heart health in the Aboriginal community of western Sydney...