Elaine Burns

Summary

Affiliation: University of Western Sydney
Country: Australia

Publications

  1. doi request reprint Mining for liquid gold: midwifery language and practices associated with early breastfeeding support
    Elaine Burns
    School of Nursing and Midwifery, University of Western Sydney, Parramatta Campus, Penrith South, New South Wales, Australia
    Matern Child Nutr 9:57-73. 2013
  2. doi request reprint Liquid gold from the milk bar: constructions of breastmilk and breastfeeding women in the language and practices of midwives
    E Burns
    School of Nursing and Midwifery, University of Western Sydney, Parramatta Campus, Building EB, Locked Bag 1297, Penrith South DC, NSW 1297, Australia
    Soc Sci Med 75:1737-45. 2012
  3. doi request reprint Reflexivity in midwifery research: the insider/outsider debate
    Elaine Burns
    School of Nursing and Midwifery, College of Health and Science, University of Western Sydney, Locked Bag 1797, Penrith South DC, NSW 1797, Australia
    Midwifery 28:52-60. 2012
  4. doi request reprint A meta-ethnographic synthesis of women's experience of breastfeeding
    Elaine Burns
    University of Western Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
    Matern Child Nutr 6:201-19. 2010
  5. pmc Contradictions and conflict: a meta-ethnographic study of migrant women's experiences of breastfeeding in a new country
    Virginia Schmied
    School of Nursing and Midwifery, Family and Community Health Research Group, Locked Bag 1797, Penrith South DC, NSW, Australia
    BMC Pregnancy Childbirth 12:163. 2012

Detail Information

Publications5

  1. doi request reprint Mining for liquid gold: midwifery language and practices associated with early breastfeeding support
    Elaine Burns
    School of Nursing and Midwifery, University of Western Sydney, Parramatta Campus, Penrith South, New South Wales, Australia
    Matern Child Nutr 9:57-73. 2013
    ..These study findings suggest the need for models of midwifery care, which facilitate relationship building between mother and infant and mother and midwife...
  2. doi request reprint Liquid gold from the milk bar: constructions of breastmilk and breastfeeding women in the language and practices of midwives
    E Burns
    School of Nursing and Midwifery, University of Western Sydney, Parramatta Campus, Building EB, Locked Bag 1297, Penrith South DC, NSW 1297, Australia
    Soc Sci Med 75:1737-45. 2012
    ..The findings indicate the need to challenge the current 'disciplinary' and 'technological' practices used by midwives when providing breastfeeding support and the need for a cultural change in postnatal care...
  3. doi request reprint Reflexivity in midwifery research: the insider/outsider debate
    Elaine Burns
    School of Nursing and Midwifery, College of Health and Science, University of Western Sydney, Locked Bag 1797, Penrith South DC, NSW 1797, Australia
    Midwifery 28:52-60. 2012
    ..To explore the challenges of conducting an observational study of postnatal interactions, between midwives and women, when the researcher was a midwife observing in familiar midwifery settings...
  4. doi request reprint A meta-ethnographic synthesis of women's experience of breastfeeding
    Elaine Burns
    University of Western Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
    Matern Child Nutr 6:201-19. 2010
    ..This synthesis provides insight into some of the subtle ways health professionals can build maternal confidence and improve the experience of early mothering...
  5. pmc Contradictions and conflict: a meta-ethnographic study of migrant women's experiences of breastfeeding in a new country
    Virginia Schmied
    School of Nursing and Midwifery, Family and Community Health Research Group, Locked Bag 1797, Penrith South DC, NSW, Australia
    BMC Pregnancy Childbirth 12:163. 2012
    ..The aim of this paper is to report the findings of a meta-ethnographic study that explored migrant and refugee women's experiences and practices related to breastfeeding in a new country...