Kirsten Auret

Summary

Affiliation: University of Western Australia
Country: Australia

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Australasian haematologist referral patterns to palliative care: lack of consensus on when and why
    K Auret
    School of Medicine and Pharmacology, University of Western Australia, Sir Charles Gairdner Hospital, Perth, Western Australia, Australia
    Intern Med J 33:566-71. 2003
  2. ncbi request reprint Pain management in palliative care--an update
    Kirsten Auret
    School of Medicine and Pharmacology, University of Western Australia, and Palliative Care Unit, Hollywood Private Hospital, Perth, Western Australia, Australia
    Aust Fam Physician 35:762-5. 2006
  3. ncbi request reprint Development and testing of a modified version of the brief pain inventory for use in residential aged care facilities
    Kirsten A Auret
    School of Medicine and Pharmacology, University of Western Australia, Crawley, Western Australia, Australia
    J Am Geriatr Soc 56:301-6. 2008
  4. ncbi request reprint Diagnosing cancer in the bush: a mixed methods study of GP and specialist diagnostic intervals in rural Western Australia
    Jon D Emery
    General Practice, School of Primary, Aboriginal and Rural Health Care, University of Western Australia, Crawley, Australia
    Fam Pract 30:541-50. 2013
  5. ncbi request reprint The Improving Rural Cancer Outcomes (IRCO) Trial: a factorial cluster-randomised controlled trial of a complex intervention to reduce time to diagnosis in rural patients with cancer in Western Australia: a study protocol
    Jon D Emery
    General Practice and Primary Health Care Academic Centre, Melbourne Medical School, The University of Melbourne, Melbourne, Australia School of Primary, Aboriginal and Rural Health Care, The University of Western Australia, Crawley, Australia
    BMJ Open 4:e006156. 2014
  6. ncbi request reprint Underutilisation of opioids in elderly patients with chronic pain: approaches to correcting the problem
    Kirsten Auret
    School of Medicine and Pharmacology, University of Western Australia, Perth, Western Australia, Australia
    Drugs Aging 22:641-54. 2005
  7. ncbi request reprint A public health approach to promoting advance care planning to Aboriginal people in regional communities
    Craig Sinclair
    Rural Clinical School of Western Australia Albany, University of Western Australia Albany Centre, Albany, Western Australia, Australia
    Aust J Rural Health 22:23-8. 2014
  8. ncbi request reprint Diagnosing cancer in the bush: a mixed-methods study of symptom appraisal and help-seeking behaviour in people with cancer from rural Western Australia
    Jon D Emery
    School of Primary, Aboriginal and Rural Health Care, University of Western Australia, Crawley, Australia
    Fam Pract 30:294-301. 2013
  9. pmc Online mental health resources in rural Australia: clinician perceptions of acceptability
    Craig Sinclair
    Rural Clinical School of Western Australia, University of Western Australia, Perth, Australia
    J Med Internet Res 15:e193. 2013
  10. ncbi request reprint Using Structured Clinical Instruction Modules (SCIM) in teaching palliative care to undergraduate medical students
    Kirsten Auret
    Palliative Medicine, School of Medicine and Pharmacology, University of Western Australia, Nedlands, Australia
    J Cancer Educ 23:149-55. 2008

Detail Information

Publications11

  1. ncbi request reprint Australasian haematologist referral patterns to palliative care: lack of consensus on when and why
    K Auret
    School of Medicine and Pharmacology, University of Western Australia, Sir Charles Gairdner Hospital, Perth, Western Australia, Australia
    Intern Med J 33:566-71. 2003
    ..Patients with haematological malignancies are not referred to palliative care services as frequently as those with solid cancers (non-haematological malignancies)...
  2. ncbi request reprint Pain management in palliative care--an update
    Kirsten Auret
    School of Medicine and Pharmacology, University of Western Australia, and Palliative Care Unit, Hollywood Private Hospital, Perth, Western Australia, Australia
    Aust Fam Physician 35:762-5. 2006
    ..The goal of palliative care is to relieve suffering and improve quality of life. A step-by-step approach allows good symptom management and minimisation of drug side effects...
  3. ncbi request reprint Development and testing of a modified version of the brief pain inventory for use in residential aged care facilities
    Kirsten A Auret
    School of Medicine and Pharmacology, University of Western Australia, Crawley, Western Australia, Australia
    J Am Geriatr Soc 56:301-6. 2008
    ..A two-phase study was conducted to refine a version of Cleeland's Brief Pain Inventory (BPI, Short Form) for use in residential aged care facilities (RACFs)...
  4. ncbi request reprint Diagnosing cancer in the bush: a mixed methods study of GP and specialist diagnostic intervals in rural Western Australia
    Jon D Emery
    General Practice, School of Primary, Aboriginal and Rural Health Care, University of Western Australia, Crawley, Australia
    Fam Pract 30:541-50. 2013
    ..Previous studies have focused on the treatment received by rural cancer patients and have not examined their diagnostic pathways as reasons for poorer outcomes in rural Australia...
  5. ncbi request reprint The Improving Rural Cancer Outcomes (IRCO) Trial: a factorial cluster-randomised controlled trial of a complex intervention to reduce time to diagnosis in rural patients with cancer in Western Australia: a study protocol
    Jon D Emery
    General Practice and Primary Health Care Academic Centre, Melbourne Medical School, The University of Melbourne, Melbourne, Australia School of Primary, Aboriginal and Rural Health Care, The University of Western Australia, Crawley, Australia
    BMJ Open 4:e006156. 2014
    ..This paper reports the protocol of a factorial cluster-randomised trial of community and general practice (GP) level interventions to reduce the time to diagnosis of cancer in rural Western Australia (WA)...
  6. ncbi request reprint Underutilisation of opioids in elderly patients with chronic pain: approaches to correcting the problem
    Kirsten Auret
    School of Medicine and Pharmacology, University of Western Australia, Perth, Western Australia, Australia
    Drugs Aging 22:641-54. 2005
    ..This more rational and knowledge-based approach to the use of opioids in the management of chronic pain in the elderly population should correct the current problems with underprescribing in this age group...
  7. ncbi request reprint A public health approach to promoting advance care planning to Aboriginal people in regional communities
    Craig Sinclair
    Rural Clinical School of Western Australia Albany, University of Western Australia Albany Centre, Albany, Western Australia, Australia
    Aust J Rural Health 22:23-8. 2014
    ..To explore perceptions of Noongar community members towards advance care planning (ACP), while developing culturally appropriate information resources for use in community and hospital settings...
  8. ncbi request reprint Diagnosing cancer in the bush: a mixed-methods study of symptom appraisal and help-seeking behaviour in people with cancer from rural Western Australia
    Jon D Emery
    School of Primary, Aboriginal and Rural Health Care, University of Western Australia, Crawley, Australia
    Fam Pract 30:294-301. 2013
    ..Previous studies have focused on the treatment received by rural cancer patients and have not examined their diagnostic pathways as reasons for poorer outcomes in rural Australia...
  9. pmc Online mental health resources in rural Australia: clinician perceptions of acceptability
    Craig Sinclair
    Rural Clinical School of Western Australia, University of Western Australia, Perth, Australia
    J Med Internet Res 15:e193. 2013
    ..However, clinicians tend to express lower satisfaction with online mental health resources than do clients...
  10. ncbi request reprint Using Structured Clinical Instruction Modules (SCIM) in teaching palliative care to undergraduate medical students
    Kirsten Auret
    Palliative Medicine, School of Medicine and Pharmacology, University of Western Australia, Nedlands, Australia
    J Cancer Educ 23:149-55. 2008
    ..Methods. A 2-hour Structured Clinical Instruction Module (SCIM) workshop was designed and implemented to address these issues...
  11. ncbi request reprint The interface between palliative medicine and specialists in acute-care hospitals: boundaries, bridges and challenges
    Paul A Glare
    Palliative Care Department, Royal Prince Alfred Hospital, Missenden Road, Camperdown, NSW 2050
    Med J Aust 179:S29-31. 2003
    ..Palliative medicine in the private sector has some advantages, but specialists also face specific challenges, including the cost of certain drugs, access to the multidisciplinary team and reimbursement issues...