Jon D Emery

Summary

Affiliation: University of Western Australia
Country: Australia

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Genetics and preventive health care
    Jon Emery
    Discipline of General Practice, University of Western Australia
    Aust Fam Physician 36:808-11. 2007
  2. pmc Prescribing Data in General Practice Demonstration (PDGPD) project--a cluster randomised controlled trial of a quality improvement intervention to achieve better prescribing for chronic heart failure and hypertension
    Margaret Williamson
    Research and Development Team, National Prescribing Service, Level 7, 418A Elizabeth St, Surry Hills, NSW 2012, Australia
    BMC Health Serv Res 12:273. 2012
  3. doi 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
  4. pmc Mortality in Western Australian seniors with chronic respiratory diseases: a cohort study
    Kristjana Einarsdóttir
    Centre for Health Services Research, School of Population Health, The University of Western Australia, 35 Stirling Highway, Crawley, 6009 Perth, Australia
    BMC Public Health 10:385. 2010
  5. pmc The impact of mental illness on potentially preventable hospitalisations: a population-based cohort study
    Qun Mai
    School of Population Health, The University of Western Australia, 35 Stirling Highway, Crawley, WA, 6009, Australia
    BMC Psychiatry 11:163. 2011
  6. pmc Mental illness related disparities in diabetes prevalence, quality of care and outcomes: a population-based longitudinal study
    Qun Mai
    School of Population Health, The University of Western Australia, Crawley, Australia
    BMC Med 9:118. 2011
  7. pmc Engaging community pharmacists in the primary prevention of cardiovascular disease: protocol for the Pharmacist Assessment of Adherence, Risk and Treatment in Cardiovascular Disease (PAART CVD) pilot study
    Kevin P Mc Namara
    Department of Pharmacy Practice, Faculty of Pharmacy and Pharmaceutical Sciences, Monash University, Centre for Medicine Use and Safety, 381 Royal Parade, Parkville, VIC 3052, Australia
    BMC Health Serv Res 10:264. 2010
  8. pmc Protocol for the MoleMate UK Trial: a randomised controlled trial of the MoleMate system in the management of pigmented skin lesions in primary care [ISRCTN 79932379]
    Fiona M Walter
    General Practice and Primary Care Research Unit, Department of Public Health and Primary Care, University of Cambridge, Cambridge, UK
    BMC Fam Pract 11:36. 2010
  9. pmc The GRAIDS Trial: a cluster randomised controlled trial of computer decision support for the management of familial cancer risk in primary care
    J Emery
    General Practice, School of Primary, Aboriginal and Rural Health Care, University of Western Australia, 328 Stirling Highway, Claremont, Western Australia 6010, Australia
    Br J Cancer 97:486-93. 2007
  10. pmc Accuracy of SIAscopy for pigmented skin lesions encountered in primary care: development and validation of a new diagnostic algorithm
    Jon D Emery
    General Practice, School of Primary, Aboriginal and Rural Health Care, University of Western Australia, 328 Stirling Highway, Claremont, WA 6010, Australia
    BMC Dermatol 10:9. 2010

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Publications44

  1. ncbi request reprint Genetics and preventive health care
    Jon Emery
    Discipline of General Practice, University of Western Australia
    Aust Fam Physician 36:808-11. 2007
    ..Advances in our understanding of the genetics of common chronic disease is beginning to impact on clinical practice and preventive health care...
  2. pmc Prescribing Data in General Practice Demonstration (PDGPD) project--a cluster randomised controlled trial of a quality improvement intervention to achieve better prescribing for chronic heart failure and hypertension
    Margaret Williamson
    Research and Development Team, National Prescribing Service, Level 7, 418A Elizabeth St, Surry Hills, NSW 2012, Australia
    BMC Health Serv Res 12:273. 2012
    ..The impact evaluation includes quantitative assessment of prescribing changes at 6, 9, 12 and 18 months after the intervention...
  3. doi 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...
  4. pmc Mortality in Western Australian seniors with chronic respiratory diseases: a cohort study
    Kristjana Einarsdóttir
    Centre for Health Services Research, School of Population Health, The University of Western Australia, 35 Stirling Highway, Crawley, 6009 Perth, Australia
    BMC Public Health 10:385. 2010
    ..This study aimed to investigate these issues in older (> or = 65) CRD patients in Western Australia...
  5. pmc The impact of mental illness on potentially preventable hospitalisations: a population-based cohort study
    Qun Mai
    School of Population Health, The University of Western Australia, 35 Stirling Highway, Crawley, WA, 6009, Australia
    BMC Psychiatry 11:163. 2011
    ..To test this, we compared mental health clients (MHCs) with non-MHCs on potentially preventable hospitalisations (PPHs) as an indicator of the quality of primary care received...
  6. pmc Mental illness related disparities in diabetes prevalence, quality of care and outcomes: a population-based longitudinal study
    Qun Mai
    School of Population Health, The University of Western Australia, Crawley, Australia
    BMC Med 9:118. 2011
    ..Health care disparity is a public health challenge. We compared the prevalence of diabetes, quality of care and outcomes between mental health clients (MHCs) and non-MHCs...
  7. pmc Engaging community pharmacists in the primary prevention of cardiovascular disease: protocol for the Pharmacist Assessment of Adherence, Risk and Treatment in Cardiovascular Disease (PAART CVD) pilot study
    Kevin P Mc Namara
    Department of Pharmacy Practice, Faculty of Pharmacy and Pharmaceutical Sciences, Monash University, Centre for Medicine Use and Safety, 381 Royal Parade, Parkville, VIC 3052, Australia
    BMC Health Serv Res 10:264. 2010
    ..It is therefore important to demonstrate the feasibility of multiple risk factor management by community pharmacists to ensure continued currency of their role...
  8. pmc Protocol for the MoleMate UK Trial: a randomised controlled trial of the MoleMate system in the management of pigmented skin lesions in primary care [ISRCTN 79932379]
    Fiona M Walter
    General Practice and Primary Care Research Unit, Department of Public Health and Primary Care, University of Cambridge, Cambridge, UK
    BMC Fam Pract 11:36. 2010
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  9. pmc The GRAIDS Trial: a cluster randomised controlled trial of computer decision support for the management of familial cancer risk in primary care
    J Emery
    General Practice, School of Primary, Aboriginal and Rural Health Care, University of Western Australia, 328 Stirling Highway, Claremont, Western Australia 6010, Australia
    Br J Cancer 97:486-93. 2007
    ..Trials are registered under N0181144343 in the UK National Research Register...
  10. pmc Accuracy of SIAscopy for pigmented skin lesions encountered in primary care: development and validation of a new diagnostic algorithm
    Jon D Emery
    General Practice, School of Primary, Aboriginal and Rural Health Care, University of Western Australia, 328 Stirling Highway, Claremont, WA 6010, Australia
    BMC Dermatol 10:9. 2010
    ..SIAscopy has been shown to increase diagnostic accuracy for melanoma in referred populations. We aimed to develop and validate a scoring system for SIAscopic diagnosis of pigmented lesions in primary care...
  11. ncbi request reprint Melanoma - improving diagnosis in general practice
    Jon Emery
    School of Primary, Aboriginal and Rural Health Care, University of Western Australia, Australia
    Aust Fam Physician 40:991. 2011
    ..Australia is the world capital of melanoma and despite our best efforts to 'slip-slop-slap' the incidence of melanoma continues to rise. In 2007, 10,342 Australians were diagnosed with melanoma and 1,279 people died from the disease...
  12. ncbi request reprint There's cancer in the family
    Jon Emery
    Discipline of General Practice, University of Western Australia, Australia
    Aust Fam Physician 38:194-8. 2009
    ..Patients will sometimes raise the issue of cancer 'running in their family' or it may be identified by the general practitioner when enquiring about a patient's family history...
  13. pmc Learning a novel technique to identify possible melanomas: are Australian general practitioners better than their U.K. colleagues?
    Tony Watson
    General Practice, School of Primary, Aboriginal and Rural Health Care, University of Western Australia, WA, Australia
    Asia Pac Fam Med 8:3. 2009
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  14. 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...
  15. ncbi request reprint Future models of general practice training in Australia
    Jon D Emery
    University of Western Australia, Perth, WA jon emeryATuwa edu au
    Med J Aust 194:S97-100. 2011
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  16. pmc Regular primary care lowers hospitalisation risk and mortality in seniors with chronic respiratory diseases
    Kristjana Einarsdóttir
    Centre for Health Services Research, School of Population Health M431, The University of Western Australia, 35 Stirling Highway, Crawley, 6009, Perth, Australia
    J Gen Intern Med 25:766-73. 2010
    ..Hence, regular general practitioner (GP) contact is likely to be important in order to recognise symptom escalation early and adjust treatment...
  17. ncbi request reprint General Practice Super Clinics--how will they meet their educational objectives?
    Alistair W Vickery
    School of Primary, Aboriginal and Rural Health Care, University of Western Australia, Perth, WA, Australia
    Med J Aust 191:393-5. 2009
    ....
  18. pmc Regular primary care plays a significant role in secondary prevention of ischemic heart disease in a Western Australian cohort
    Kristjana Einarsdóttir
    School of Population Health, The University of Western Australia, Perth, Australia
    J Gen Intern Med 26:1092-7. 2011
    ..Simply having scheduled regular appointments with a primary care physician could confer a benefit for IHD patients possibly through increased motivation and awareness, but this has not previously been investigated in the literature...
  19. doi request reprint Regular primary care decreases the likelihood of mortality in older people with epilepsy
    Kristjana Einarsdóttir
    Centre for Health Services Research, School of Population Health, The University of Western Australia, Perth, Australia
    Med Care 48:472-6. 2010
    ....
  20. ncbi request reprint GP 'grand round' - a hospital tradition modified for general practice
    Tracy Reibel
    School of Primary, Aboriginal and Rural Health Care, University of Western Australia, Australia
    Aust Fam Physician 39:244-6. 2010
    ..The acceptability of the GP grand round format was examined through analysis of participant responses to learning objectives...
  21. ncbi request reprint Chronic disease prevention in general practice--Applying the family history
    Gabrielle Reid
    The University of Western Australia
    Aust Fam Physician 35:879-82, 884-5. 2006
    ..The family history has a potentially important role in general practice for risk prediction and tailored disease prevention for several common chronic diseases...
  22. ncbi request reprint Early trauma management skills in Australian general practitioners
    Derrick G Lopez
    School of Primary, Aboriginal and Rural Health Care, Discipline of General Practice, Claremont, WA, Australia
    ANZ J Surg 76:894-7. 2006
    ..However, with any skill there is a natural loss over time. This study surveyed GPs who have completed the EMST course to determine their confidence in trauma management...
  23. doi request reprint Impact of specific Beers Criteria medications on associations between drug exposure and unplanned hospitalisation in elderly patients taking high-risk drugs: a case-time-control study in Western Australia
    Sylvie D Price
    School of Population Health M431, The University of Western Australia, 35 Stirling Highway, Crawley, WA, 6009, Australia
    Drugs Aging 31:311-25. 2014
    ..Similarly, some medications from the Beers Criteria, considered potentially inappropriate in older people, have been linked with an increased risk of unplanned hospitalisation in this population...
  24. pmc Development and validation of a family history screening questionnaire in Australian primary care
    Jon D Emery
    School of Primary, Aboriginal and Rural Health Care, University of Western Australia, Crawley, Western Australia
    Ann Fam Med 12:241-9. 2014
    ....
  25. doi request reprint Effects of the Medicare enhanced primary care program on primary care physician contact in the population of older Western Australians with chronic diseases
    David A J Gibson
    The University of Western Australia, School of Population Health, Crawley, WA 9006, Australia
    Aust Health Rev 35:334-40. 2011
    ..Assess uptake of Medicare's enhanced primary care (EPC) services in Western Australia (WA) in 2001 to 2006, evaluating effect of EPC services on the regularity of contact with general practitioners (GPs) in patients aged 65+ years...
  26. ncbi request reprint General practice registrar teaching roles - is there a need for shared understanding?
    Jenny Dodd
    School of Primary, Aboriginal and Rural Health, General Practice, University of Western Australia
    Aust Fam Physician 38:77-80. 2009
    ..The expanded involvement of general practice registrars in teaching roles has been suggested as part of the solution to increasing the number of teaching roles in general practice...
  27. ncbi request reprint Internet-based risk assessment and decision support for the management of familial cancer in primary care: a survey of GPs' attitudes and intentions
    Dejana Braithwaite
    General Practice and Primary Care Research Unit, Institute of Public Health, University of Cambridge, UK
    Fam Pract 19:587-90. 2002
    ..Computer decision support systems have been proposed as a suitable method to enable primary care practitioners to manage familial cancer and advise about other developments in clinical genetics...
  28. ncbi request reprint Using the Internet to conduct surveys of health professionals: a valid alternative?
    Dejana Braithwaite
    General Practice and Primary Care Research Unit, Institute of Public Health, University of Cambridge, Robinson Way, Cambridge CB2 2SR, UK
    Fam Pract 20:545-51. 2003
    ..The purpose of this study was to examine whether Internet-based surveys of health professionals can provide a valid alternative to traditional survey methods...
  29. ncbi request reprint Development of a risk assessment tool for women with a family history of breast cancer
    Dejana Braithwaite
    Carol Franck Buck Breast Care Center, UCSF Comprehensive Cancer Center, University of California, 2186 Geary Boulevard, Suite 103, San Francisco, CA 94115, USA
    Cancer Detect Prev 29:433-9. 2005
    ..We developed a computerized tool that supports stratification of breast cancer risk, genetic risk assessment in the clinical environment (GRACE)...
  30. pmc 'Coming down the line'-- patients' understanding of their family history of common chronic disease
    Fiona M Walter
    Department of Public Health and Primary Care, Institute of Public Health, University of Cambridge, Cambridge, UK
    Ann Fam Med 3:405-14. 2005
    ....
  31. ncbi request reprint Perceptions of family history across common diseases: a qualitative study in primary care
    Fiona M Walter
    General Practice and Primary Care Research Unit, Department of Public Health and Primary Care, Institute of Public Health, University of Cambridge Cambridge CB2 2SR, UK
    Fam Pract 23:472-80. 2006
    ..Having an affected relative is a strong predictor of an individual's lifetime risk of developing many diseases. In primary care this is of importance in preventive healthcare...
  32. ncbi request reprint Family genetics
    Kristine Barlow-Stewart
    The Centre for Genetics Education of NSW Health, Faculty of Medicine, Sydney, New South Wales
    Aust Fam Physician 36:802-5. 2007
    ..A comprehensive family history, regularly updated and including the patient's ancestry and cultural background can aid in diagnosis, risk prediction, referral and genetic testing...
  33. pmc Designing and evaluating complex interventions to improve health care
    Neil C Campbell
    Department of General Practice and Primary Care, University of Aberdeen, Foresterhill Health Centre, Aberdeen AB25 2AY
    BMJ 334:455-9. 2007
  34. ncbi request reprint Evaluation of the MoleMate training program for assessment of suspicious pigmented lesions in primary care
    Annabel Wood
    GP Registrar, Cambridge Vocational Training Scheme, UK
    Inform Prim Care 16:41-50. 2008
    ..The MoleMate training program is a short, computer-based course developed to train primary care practitioners to operate the MoleMate diagnostic tool...
  35. ncbi request reprint Psychological impact of genetic counseling for familial cancer: a systematic review and meta-analysis
    Dejana Braithwaite
    Department of Public Health and Primary Care, Institute of Public Health, University of Cambridge, Cambridge, UK
    J Natl Cancer Inst 96:122-33. 2004
    ..We conducted a systematic review of the literature to determine the quality and strength of evidence relating to psychological outcomes of genetic counseling for familial cancer...
  36. pmc Lay understanding of familial risk of common chronic diseases: a systematic review and synthesis of qualitative research
    Fiona M Walter
    General Practice and Primary Care Research Unit, Department of Public Health and Primary Care, University of Cambridge, Forvie Site, Robinson Way, Cambridge CB2 2SR, UK
    Ann Fam Med 2:583-94. 2004
    ..This study systematically reviewed and synthesized the qualitative literature exploring understanding about familial risk held by persons with a family history of cancer, coronary artery disease, and diabetes mellitus...
  37. pmc Impact on patients of expanded, general practice based, student teaching: observational and qualitative study
    John Benson
    General Practice and Primary Care Research Unit, Institute of Public Health, Cambridge CB2 2SR
    BMJ 331:89. 2005
    ..To explore patients' views about the possible impact that increased community based teaching of student doctors in their practice may have on the delivery of service and their attitudes towards direct involvement with students...
  38. doi request reprint Celestial3D: a novel method for 3D visualization of familial data
    Angeline M Loh
    Laboratory for Genetic Epidemiology, Western Australian Institute for Medical Research and UWA Centre for Medical Research, The University of Western Australia, Perth, Australia
    Bioinformatics 24:1210-1. 2008
    ..Currently no other methods are available for displaying extended pedigrees in 3Ds. We have made freely available a software tool--'Celestial3D'--that implements these novel techniques...
  39. ncbi request reprint Genetics and blood--haemoglobinopathies and clotting disorders
    Sylvia A Metcalfe
    Genetics Education and Health Research, Murdoch Childrens Research Institute, Melbourne, Victoria
    Aust Fam Physician 36:812-9. 2007
    ..Genetic disorders of the blood are common inherited conditions of global impact. The haemoglobinopathies and clotting disorders represent two areas of significance to Australian primary care practitioners...
  40. ncbi request reprint Psychological impact of genetic counseling for familial cancer: a systematic review and meta-analysis
    Dejana Braithwaite
    Department of Public Health and Primary Care, Institute of Public Health, University of Cambridge, Cambridge, UK
    Fam Cancer 5:61-75. 2006
    ..We conducted a systematic review of the literature to determine the quality and strength of evidence relating to psychological outcomes of genetic counseling for familial cancer...
  41. ncbi request reprint Population genetic screening
    Sylvia A Metcalfe
    Genetics Education and Health Research, Murdoch Childrens Research Institute, Melbourne, Victoria
    Aust Fam Physician 36:794-800. 2007
    ..Genetic screening programs in Australia are primarily carried out during pregnancy for maternal thalassaemia carrier status, chromosomal conditions and neural tube defects in the fetus, and for a number of conditions in the newborn...
  42. ncbi request reprint Research in general practice
    Moyez Jiwa
    Aust Fam Physician 35:279. 2006
  43. ncbi request reprint Attitudes of Western Australian general practitioners to colorectal cancer screening
    Graham B Turner
    Med J Aust 185:237. 2006
  44. ncbi request reprint Genetics education for primary-care providers
    Wylie Burke
    Department of Medical History and Ethics, University of Washington, Seattle, Washington 98195, USA
    Nat Rev Genet 3:561-6. 2002
    ..Although most have little knowledge of genetics, their expertise in the prudent use of technology is relevant to the task. Successful educational programmes will need to forge partnerships between primary care and genetics...