Jill Benson

Summary

Affiliation: University of Adelaide
Country: Australia

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Compassion fatigue and burnout: the role of Balint groups
    Jill Benson
    Migrant Health Service, Adelaide, South Australia
    Aust Fam Physician 34:497-8. 2005
  2. pmc A new era in mental health care in vanuatu
    Jill Benson
    Health in Human Diversity Unit, Discipline of General Practice, University of Adelaide, South Australia, Australia
    Int J Family Med 2011:590492. 2011
  3. pmc Low vitamin B12 levels among newly-arrived refugees from Bhutan, Iran and Afghanistan: a multicentre Australian study
    Jill Benson
    Discipline of General Practice, University of Adelaide, South Australia, Australia
    PLoS ONE 8:e57998. 2013
  4. ncbi request reprint Chronic suppurative otitis media and cholesteatoma in Australia's refugee population
    Jill Benson
    Health in Human Diversity Unit, Discipline of General Practice, University of Adelaide, Australia
    Aust Fam Physician 41:978-80. 2012
  5. ncbi request reprint Hepatitis in refugees who settle in Australia
    Jill Benson
    Health in Human Diversity Unit, Discipline of General Practice, University of Adelaide, and Migrant Health Service, Tullawon Health Service Yalata Community and Parklands Medical Practice, South Australia, Australia
    Aust Fam Physician 36:719-27. 2007
  6. ncbi request reprint Hiding from the sun - vitamin D deficiency in refugees
    Jill Benson
    Health in Human Diversity Unit, Discipline of General Practice, University of Adelaide, South Australia
    Aust Fam Physician 36:355-7. 2007
  7. ncbi request reprint Asymptomatic schistosomiasis in a young Sudanese refugee
    Jill Benson
    Health in Human Diversity Unit, Discipline of General Practice, University of Adelaide, Australia
    Aust Fam Physician 36:249-51. 2007
  8. ncbi request reprint Early health assessment of refugees
    Jill Benson
    Health in Human Diversity Unit, Discipline of General Practice, University of Adelaide, Adelaide, Australia
    Aust Fam Physician 36:41-3. 2007
  9. ncbi request reprint Age determination in refugee children
    Jill Benson
    Health in Human Diversity Unit, Discipline of General Practice, University of Adelaide, South Australia
    Aust Fam Physician 37:821-5. 2008
  10. ncbi request reprint Vitamin B12 deficiency - why refugee patients are at high risk
    Jill Benson
    Health in Human Diversity Unit, Discipline of General Practice, University of Adelaide, and Migrant Health Service, Tullawon Health Service Yalata Community, South Australia, Australia
    Aust Fam Physician 39:215-7. 2010

Detail Information

Publications16

  1. ncbi request reprint Compassion fatigue and burnout: the role of Balint groups
    Jill Benson
    Migrant Health Service, Adelaide, South Australia
    Aust Fam Physician 34:497-8. 2005
    ..Participation in Balint groups, along with other professional and personal activities, has the potential to prevent compassion fatigue and burnout in participants...
  2. pmc A new era in mental health care in vanuatu
    Jill Benson
    Health in Human Diversity Unit, Discipline of General Practice, University of Adelaide, South Australia, Australia
    Int J Family Med 2011:590492. 2011
    ..Vanuatu is now well on its way to addressing the inequity of access to mental health care with a culturally appropriate and self-sustaining mental health workforce...
  3. pmc Low vitamin B12 levels among newly-arrived refugees from Bhutan, Iran and Afghanistan: a multicentre Australian study
    Jill Benson
    Discipline of General Practice, University of Adelaide, South Australia, Australia
    PLoS ONE 8:e57998. 2013
    ..This paper reports Vitamin B12 levels in a large cohort of newly arrived refugees in five Australian states and territories...
  4. ncbi request reprint Chronic suppurative otitis media and cholesteatoma in Australia's refugee population
    Jill Benson
    Health in Human Diversity Unit, Discipline of General Practice, University of Adelaide, Australia
    Aust Fam Physician 41:978-80. 2012
    ..The aim of this research was to ascertain whether refugees newly arrived in Australia have a higher prevalence of CSOM and cholesteatoma than the majority of the Australian population...
  5. ncbi request reprint Hepatitis in refugees who settle in Australia
    Jill Benson
    Health in Human Diversity Unit, Discipline of General Practice, University of Adelaide, and Migrant Health Service, Tullawon Health Service Yalata Community and Parklands Medical Practice, South Australia, Australia
    Aust Fam Physician 36:719-27. 2007
    ..Most infections of hepatitis B and C are from unsafe injection practices, both medical and nonmedical; from household contacts; or, in the case of hepatitis B, from 'vertical' transmission from mother to child...
  6. ncbi request reprint Hiding from the sun - vitamin D deficiency in refugees
    Jill Benson
    Health in Human Diversity Unit, Discipline of General Practice, University of Adelaide, South Australia
    Aust Fam Physician 36:355-7. 2007
    ..Many refugee patients also come from countries where their skin is covered or they are indoors for most of the day...
  7. ncbi request reprint Asymptomatic schistosomiasis in a young Sudanese refugee
    Jill Benson
    Health in Human Diversity Unit, Discipline of General Practice, University of Adelaide, Australia
    Aust Fam Physician 36:249-51. 2007
    ..This article presents a case that demonstrates one of the sequelae of schistosomiasis - pipe stem cirrhosis - with associated splenomegaly and oesophageal varices...
  8. ncbi request reprint Early health assessment of refugees
    Jill Benson
    Health in Human Diversity Unit, Discipline of General Practice, University of Adelaide, Adelaide, Australia
    Aust Fam Physician 36:41-3. 2007
    ..This article discusses, in the context of the new item number, some of the broader issues that are important when seeing refugees for the first time...
  9. ncbi request reprint Age determination in refugee children
    Jill Benson
    Health in Human Diversity Unit, Discipline of General Practice, University of Adelaide, South Australia
    Aust Fam Physician 37:821-5. 2008
    ..For many refugees, an accurate age is not known and the age on their visa does not reflect their true age. This has implications for medical care, education, socialisation, and for legal reasons...
  10. ncbi request reprint Vitamin B12 deficiency - why refugee patients are at high risk
    Jill Benson
    Health in Human Diversity Unit, Discipline of General Practice, University of Adelaide, and Migrant Health Service, Tullawon Health Service Yalata Community, South Australia, Australia
    Aust Fam Physician 39:215-7. 2010
    ..Vitamin B12 is one of the most complex vitamins. The measurement of serum levels and the significance of the results are much debated in the literature...
  11. ncbi request reprint Malaria in the Australian refugee population
    Jill Benson
    Discipline of General Practice, University of Adelaide, Australia
    Aust Fam Physician 36:639-41, 656. 2007
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  12. ncbi request reprint Helping refugees integrate into our community. Reflections from general practice
    Jill Benson
    Migrant Health Service, University of Adelaide, South Australia
    Aust Fam Physician 33:23-4. 2004
  13. ncbi request reprint Muscle pain as an indicator of vitamin D deficiency in an urban Australian Aboriginal population
    Jill Benson
    Migrant Health Service, Nunkuwarrin Yunti of South Australia Inc, Adelaide, SA, Australia
    Med J Aust 185:76-7. 2006
  14. ncbi request reprint Better primary health care for refugees - catch up immunisation
    Christine B Phillips
    Social Foundations of Medicine, Medical School, College of Medicine and Health Sciences, Australian National University, Australia
    Aust Fam Physician 36:440-2, 444. 2007
    ..Many newly arrived refugees come from countries with fragile primary health infrastructure. As a result they may have had patchy primary immunisation against vaccine preventable diseases...
  15. ncbi request reprint Capacity and the quality framework
    Teri Snowdon
    The Royal Australian College of General Practitioners Quality Care Program, South Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
    Aust Fam Physician 36:12-4. 2007
    ..The quality framework developed by The Royal Australian College of General Practitioners is described by Booth in this issue of Australian Family Physician. This article applies the framework to the 'capacity' domain...
  16. ncbi request reprint Concordance--An alternative term to 'compliance' in the Aboriginal population
    Jill Benson
    Nunkuwarrin Yunti and Parklands Medical Practice, Adelaide
    Aust Fam Physician 34:831-5. 2005
    ..The word implies that patients are not following the doctor's 'rules'. Concordance may be a better concept to describe both doctor and patient working together in 'harmony and agreement'...