Margaret Cargo

Summary

Affiliation: University of South Australia
Country: Australia

Publications

  1. pmc Integrating an ecological approach into an Aboriginal community-based chronic disease prevention program: a longitudinal process evaluation
    Margaret Cargo
    Social Epidemiology and Evaluation Research Group, Sansom Institute for Health Research, University of South Australia, City East Campus, Adelaide, 5001, Australia
    BMC Public Health 11:299. 2011
  2. pmc Characterising the smoking status and quit smoking behaviour of aboriginal health workers in South Australia
    Lauren Maksimovic
    Cancer Council South Australia, P O Box 929, Unley BC, South Australia 5061, Australia
    Int J Environ Res Public Health 10:7193-206. 2013
  3. pmc A pilot study of Aboriginal health promotion from an ecological perspective
    Rachel E Reilly
    Onemda VicHealth Koori Health Unit, Centre for Health and Society, School of Population Health, the University of Melbourne VIC 3010, Australia
    BMC Public Health 11:749. 2011
  4. doi request reprint The value and challenges of participatory research: strengthening its practice
    Margaret Cargo
    Department of Psychiatry and Douglas Mental Health University Institute, McGill University, Verdun, Quebec, Canada
    Annu Rev Public Health 29:325-50. 2008
  5. doi request reprint Can the democratic ideal of participatory research be achieved? An inside look at an academic-indigenous community partnership
    Margaret Cargo
    Psychosocial Research Division, Douglas Hospital Research Centre McGill University, Verdun, Quebec, Canada H4H 1R3
    Health Educ Res 23:904-14. 2008
  6. ncbi request reprint Community governance of the Kahnawake Schools Diabetes Prevention Project, Kahnawake Territory, Mohawk Nation, Canada
    Margaret Cargo
    KSDPP, Kahnawake Territory, Kanien keh Mohawk Nation, Quebec, Canada
    Health Promot Int 18:177-87. 2003
  7. doi request reprint Identifying multi-level culturally appropriate smoking cessation strategies for Aboriginal health staff: a concept mapping approach
    Anna P Dawson
    Social Epidemiology and Evaluation Research Group, Sansom Institute for Health Research, University of South Australia, Adelaide, South Australia, Australia
    Health Educ Res 28:31-45. 2013
  8. ncbi request reprint Impact of a diabetes prevention program on body size, physical activity, and diet among Kanien'keha:ka (Mohawk) children 6 to 11 years old: 8-year results from the Kahnawake Schools Diabetes Prevention Project
    Gilles Paradis
    Direction de Santé Publique de Montréal and Division of Preventive Medicine, McGill University Health Center, Montreal, Quebec, Canada
    Pediatrics 115:333-9. 2005
  9. ncbi request reprint Assessing the benefits of participatory research: a rationale for a realist review
    Ann C Macaulay
    McGill University, Department of Family Medicine, Montreal, Quebec, Canada
    Glob Health Promot 18:45-8. 2011
  10. pmc Factors influencing attendance in a structured physical activity program for Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander women in an urban setting: a mixed methods process evaluation
    Karla J Canuto
    Sansom Institute for Health Research, University of South Australia, Adelaide, Australia
    Int J Equity Health 12:11. 2013

Detail Information

Publications23

  1. pmc Integrating an ecological approach into an Aboriginal community-based chronic disease prevention program: a longitudinal process evaluation
    Margaret Cargo
    Social Epidemiology and Evaluation Research Group, Sansom Institute for Health Research, University of South Australia, City East Campus, Adelaide, 5001, Australia
    BMC Public Health 11:299. 2011
    ....
  2. pmc Characterising the smoking status and quit smoking behaviour of aboriginal health workers in South Australia
    Lauren Maksimovic
    Cancer Council South Australia, P O Box 929, Unley BC, South Australia 5061, Australia
    Int J Environ Res Public Health 10:7193-206. 2013
    ..Social support, and relationships and structures that favour social support, are implicated as necessary to enable AHWs who smoke to act on their desire to quit smoking. ..
  3. pmc A pilot study of Aboriginal health promotion from an ecological perspective
    Rachel E Reilly
    Onemda VicHealth Koori Health Unit, Centre for Health and Society, School of Population Health, the University of Melbourne VIC 3010, Australia
    BMC Public Health 11:749. 2011
    ..chronic disease? Second, to what degree was the overall health promotion program aligned with an ecological model of health promotion that addresses physical, social and policy environments as well as individual knowledge and behaviour?..
  4. doi request reprint The value and challenges of participatory research: strengthening its practice
    Margaret Cargo
    Department of Psychiatry and Douglas Mental Health University Institute, McGill University, Verdun, Quebec, Canada
    Annu Rev Public Health 29:325-50. 2008
    ..Advances to the practice of PR over the next decade will require establishing the effectiveness of PR in achieving health outcomes and linking PR practices, processes, and core elements to health outcomes...
  5. doi request reprint Can the democratic ideal of participatory research be achieved? An inside look at an academic-indigenous community partnership
    Margaret Cargo
    Psychosocial Research Division, Douglas Hospital Research Centre McGill University, Verdun, Quebec, Canada H4H 1R3
    Health Educ Res 23:904-14. 2008
    ....
  6. ncbi request reprint Community governance of the Kahnawake Schools Diabetes Prevention Project, Kahnawake Territory, Mohawk Nation, Canada
    Margaret Cargo
    KSDPP, Kahnawake Territory, Kanien keh Mohawk Nation, Quebec, Canada
    Health Promot Int 18:177-87. 2003
    ..In keeping with Kanien'kehaka (Mohawk) culture, the findings suggest a participatory democracy or shared decision-making as the primary mode of governance of KSDPP...
  7. doi request reprint Identifying multi-level culturally appropriate smoking cessation strategies for Aboriginal health staff: a concept mapping approach
    Anna P Dawson
    Social Epidemiology and Evaluation Research Group, Sansom Institute for Health Research, University of South Australia, Adelaide, South Australia, Australia
    Health Educ Res 28:31-45. 2013
    ..The concept map is being applied in knowledge translation to guide development of smoking cessation programs for AHWs...
  8. ncbi request reprint Impact of a diabetes prevention program on body size, physical activity, and diet among Kanien'keha:ka (Mohawk) children 6 to 11 years old: 8-year results from the Kahnawake Schools Diabetes Prevention Project
    Gilles Paradis
    Direction de Santé Publique de Montréal and Division of Preventive Medicine, McGill University Health Center, Montreal, Quebec, Canada
    Pediatrics 115:333-9. 2005
    ..Report the 8-year impact on body size, physical activity, and diet of a community-based diabetes prevention program for elementary-school children in a Kanien'keha:ka (Mohawk) community in Canada...
  9. ncbi request reprint Assessing the benefits of participatory research: a rationale for a realist review
    Ann C Macaulay
    McGill University, Department of Family Medicine, Montreal, Quebec, Canada
    Glob Health Promot 18:45-8. 2011
    ....
  10. pmc Factors influencing attendance in a structured physical activity program for Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander women in an urban setting: a mixed methods process evaluation
    Karla J Canuto
    Sansom Institute for Health Research, University of South Australia, Adelaide, Australia
    Int J Equity Health 12:11. 2013
    ..The aim of this study was to identify participants' perceived barriers and enablers to attend group exercise classes as part of a 12-week fitness program...
  11. pmc Aboriginal health workers experience multilevel barriers to quitting smoking: a qualitative study
    Anna P Dawson
    University of South Australia, Sansom Institute for Health Research, Social Epidemiology and Evaluation Research Group, GPO Box 2471, IPC CEA 01, Adelaide, South Australia, 5001, Australia
    Int J Equity Health 11:27. 2012
    ..Once smoking is reduced in Aboriginal Health Workers, they may then be able to support Aboriginal clients to quit smoking...
  12. doi request reprint Environmental risk conditions and pathways to cardiometabolic diseases in indigenous populations
    Mark Daniel
    Social Epidemiology and Evaluation Research Unit, Sansom Institute for Health Research, University of South Australia, Adelaide, SA, Australia
    Annu Rev Public Health 32:327-47. 2011
    ..Implications of environmental factors and their pathways as well as important research needs are discussed in relation to ecological prevention to reduce cardiometabolic diseases...
  13. doi request reprint Environments and cardiometabolic diseases in aboriginal populations
    Mark Daniel
    Sansom Institute, University of South Australia, Adelaide, Australia
    Heart Lung Circ 19:306-15. 2010
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  14. pmc "I know it's bad for me and yet I do it": exploring the factors that perpetuate smoking in Aboriginal Health Workers--a qualitative study
    Anna P Dawson
    Social Epidemiology and Evaluation Research Group, Sansom Institute for Health Research, University of South Australia, Adelaide, South Australia, Australia
    BMC Health Serv Res 12:102. 2012
    ..A reduction of smoking in AHWs is important to promote their health and also optimise the delivery of smoking cessation support to Aboriginal clients...
  15. pmc Pragmatic randomised trial of a 12-week exercise and nutrition program for Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander women: clinical results immediate post and 3 months follow-up
    Karla Canuto
    Sansom Institute for Health Research, University of South Australia, Adelaide, Australia
    BMC Public Health 12:933. 2012
    ..The secondary aim assessed whether these outcomes were maintained at 3-month follow-up...
  16. pmc A psychological autopsy study of suicide among Inuit in Nunavut: methodological and ethical considerations, feasibility and acceptability
    Eduardo Chachamovich
    Department of Psychiatry, McGill Group for Suicide Studies, McGill University, Montreal, Quebec, Canada
    Int J Circumpolar Health 72:20078. 2013
    ..This field of research is especially crucial in Aboriginal populations, as they often have higher suicide rates than the rest of the country...
  17. pmc Factors influencing health care utilisation among Aboriginal cardiac patients in central Australia: a qualitative study
    Stella Artuso
    Social Epidemiology and Evaluation Research Group, School of Population Health, University of South Australia, Adelaide, Australia
    BMC Health Serv Res 13:83. 2013
    ..The study aimed to identify ecological factors influencing health care utilisation (HCU) for Aboriginal cardiac patients, from the time of their cardiac event to 6-12 months post-event, in central Australia...
  18. pmc Overweight and obese adolescents: what turns them off physical activity?
    Ivana Stankov
    School of Health Sciences, University of South Australia, Adelaide, Australia
    Int J Behav Nutr Phys Act 9:53. 2012
    ..At present, there are few qualitative studies with sufficiently thick description or interpretive validity that provide insight into this vulnerable group of adolescents, and give them a voice to influence policy and practice...
  19. pmc Prevalence of psychological distress and mental disorders, and use of mental health services in the epidemiological catchment area of Montreal South-West
    Jean Caron
    Department of Psychiatry, McGill University, Douglas Mental Health University Institute Research Center, Montreal, Quebec, Canada
    BMC Psychiatry 12:183. 2012
    ..5) to verify the adequacy of mental health services...
  20. pmc Study protocol: a pragmatic randomised controlled trial of a 12-week physical activity and nutritional education program for overweight Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander women
    Karla J Canuto
    School of Health Sciences, University of South Australia, Adelaide, Australia
    BMC Public Health 11:655. 2011
    ..Trialing physical activity programs in difficult-to-reach high risk groups, especially urban Indigenous Australians poses distinct implementation challenges...
  21. pmc Thinking inside the bubble: evidence for a new contextual unit in urban mental health
    Rob Whitley
    Division of Social and Trans cultural Psychiatry, Department of Psychiatry, McGill University, 1033 Pine Avenue West, Montreal, Quebec, Canada H3A 1A1
    J Epidemiol Community Health 59:893-7. 2005
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  22. pmc Assessing the outcomes of participatory research: protocol for identifying, selecting, appraising and synthesizing the literature for realist review
    Justin Jagosh
    Department of Family Medicine, McGill University, Montreal, Canada
    Implement Sci 6:24. 2011
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  23. ncbi request reprint Implementing participatory intervention and research in communities: lessons from the Kahnawake Schools Diabetes Prevention Project in Canada
    Louise Potvin
    Kahnawake Schools Diabetes Prevention Project, P O Box 1000, Kahnawake Territory, Mohawk Nation, Quebec, Canada J0L 1B0
    Soc Sci Med 56:1295-305. 2003
    ....