Kathleen M Fahy

Summary

Affiliation: University of Newcastle
Country: Australia

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Reflecting on practice to theorise empowerment for women: using Foucault's concepts
    Kathleen Fahy
    School of Nursing and Midwifery, University Drive, University of Newcastle, Callaghan, NSW 2308
    Aust J Midwifery 15:5-13. 2002
  2. ncbi request reprint An Australian history of the subordination of midwifery
    Kathleen Fahy
    The School of Nursing and Midwifery, Faculty of Health, The University of Newcastle University Drive, Callaghan, Australia
    Women Birth 20:25-9. 2007
  3. doi request reprint Writing for publication: argument and evidence
    Kathleen Fahy
    The University of Newcastle, University Drive, Callaghan, NSW2308, Australia
    Women Birth 21:113-7. 2008
  4. doi request reprint Holistic physiological care compared with active management of the third stage of labour for women at low risk of postpartum haemorrhage: a cohort study
    Kathleen Fahy
    The School of Nursing and Midwifery, The University of Newcastle, University Drive, Callaghan, Australia
    Women Birth 23:146-52. 2010
  5. doi request reprint Third stage of labour care for women at low risk of postpartum haemorrhage
    Kathleen M Fahy
    University of Newcastle, School of Nursing and Midwifery, University Drive, Callaghan, NSW 2308, Australia
    J Midwifery Womens Health 54:380-6. 2009
  6. doi request reprint Writing for publication: the basics
    Kathleen Fahy
    The University of Newcastle, University Drive, Callaghan, NSW 2308, Australia
    Women Birth 21:86-91. 2008
  7. doi request reprint Including the nonrational is sensible midwifery
    Jenny A Parratt
    School of Nursing and Midwifery, Faculty of Health, University of Newcastle, University Drive, Callaghan, NSW, Australia
    Women Birth 21:37-42. 2008
  8. ncbi request reprint Why do women continue to smoke in pregnancy?
    Lyn Maxine Ebert
    School of Nursing and Midwifery, Faculty of Health, University of Newcastle, Callaghan, NSW 2308, Australia
    Women Birth 20:161-8. 2007
  9. ncbi request reprint The problems with the validity of the diagnosis of brain death
    Deborah Sundin-Huard
    School of Nursing and Midwifery, Faculty of Health, University of Newcastle, University Drive, Callaghan, New South Wales
    Nurs Crit Care 9:64-71. 2004
  10. doi request reprint What do midwives need to understand/know about smoking in pregnancy?
    Lyn Ebert
    School of Nursing and Midwifery, Faculty of Health, University of Newcastle, Callaghan, NSW 2308, Australia
    Women Birth 22:35-40. 2009

Detail Information

Publications20

  1. ncbi request reprint Reflecting on practice to theorise empowerment for women: using Foucault's concepts
    Kathleen Fahy
    School of Nursing and Midwifery, University Drive, University of Newcastle, Callaghan, NSW 2308
    Aust J Midwifery 15:5-13. 2002
    ..In this way women's empowerment can be facilitated so that they are more likely to experience the type of childbirth they desire...
  2. ncbi request reprint An Australian history of the subordination of midwifery
    Kathleen Fahy
    The School of Nursing and Midwifery, Faculty of Health, The University of Newcastle University Drive, Callaghan, Australia
    Women Birth 20:25-9. 2007
    ..This is helpful when planning how these strategies might be matched or countered by contemporary woman and midwives when seeking to promote normal birth and midwifery models of care...
  3. doi request reprint Writing for publication: argument and evidence
    Kathleen Fahy
    The University of Newcastle, University Drive, Callaghan, NSW2308, Australia
    Women Birth 21:113-7. 2008
    ..The elements of an effective scholarly paper are presented and examples given. The elements are the: question, thesis, introduction, body of the paper, conclusion and finally, an abstract...
  4. doi request reprint Holistic physiological care compared with active management of the third stage of labour for women at low risk of postpartum haemorrhage: a cohort study
    Kathleen Fahy
    The School of Nursing and Midwifery, The University of Newcastle, University Drive, Callaghan, Australia
    Women Birth 23:146-52. 2010
    ..Is 'holistic psychophysiological care' in the third stage of labour safe for women at low risk of postpartum haemorrhage?..
  5. doi request reprint Third stage of labour care for women at low risk of postpartum haemorrhage
    Kathleen M Fahy
    University of Newcastle, School of Nursing and Midwifery, University Drive, Callaghan, NSW 2308, Australia
    J Midwifery Womens Health 54:380-6. 2009
    ..The existing research does not provide relevant and valid evidence about the effectiveness of physiological third stage care, as defined by midwives, for women who are at low risk of postpartum hemorrhage...
  6. doi request reprint Writing for publication: the basics
    Kathleen Fahy
    The University of Newcastle, University Drive, Callaghan, NSW 2308, Australia
    Women Birth 21:86-91. 2008
    ..Next, the skills of writing sentences are presented. Finally, the skills of writing paragraphs are discussed. Examples of poor and better writing are given in relation to each of these basic elements...
  7. doi request reprint Including the nonrational is sensible midwifery
    Jenny A Parratt
    School of Nursing and Midwifery, Faculty of Health, University of Newcastle, University Drive, Callaghan, NSW, Australia
    Women Birth 21:37-42. 2008
    ..The inclusion of women's and midwives'nonrational ways of knowing in childbearing situations opens us up to knowledge and power that provides for a more complete, and therefore a more optimal, decision-making process...
  8. ncbi request reprint Why do women continue to smoke in pregnancy?
    Lyn Maxine Ebert
    School of Nursing and Midwifery, Faculty of Health, University of Newcastle, Callaghan, NSW 2308, Australia
    Women Birth 20:161-8. 2007
    ..This paper reveals that the woman's perspective has largely been ignored. Indeed health care professionals have attempted to manipulate women to stop smoking rather than engage in mutually respectful dialogue...
  9. ncbi request reprint The problems with the validity of the diagnosis of brain death
    Deborah Sundin-Huard
    School of Nursing and Midwifery, Faculty of Health, University of Newcastle, University Drive, Callaghan, New South Wales
    Nurs Crit Care 9:64-71. 2004
    ..If examination for 'brain death' is to be carried out at all, there needs to be an examination and re-evaluation of practices and protocols...
  10. doi request reprint What do midwives need to understand/know about smoking in pregnancy?
    Lyn Ebert
    School of Nursing and Midwifery, Faculty of Health, University of Newcastle, Callaghan, NSW 2308, Australia
    Women Birth 22:35-40. 2009
    ..This paper seeks to help midwives more fully understand smoking in pregnancy, particularly from a midwifery partnership perspective...
  11. ncbi request reprint Birth Territory: a theory for midwifery practice
    Kathleen M Fahy
    University of Newcastle, School of Nursing and Midwifery, Faculty of Health, Callaghan, NSW 2308, Australia
    Women Birth 19:45-50. 2006
    ..These benefits together with the reduction in medical interventions also benefit the baby. In addition, a positive Birth Territory is posited to have a broader impact on the woman's partner, family and society in general...
  12. ncbi request reprint Enhancing nursing students' clinical placement experiences: a quality improvement project
    Tracy Levett-Jones
    School of Nursing and Midwifery, The University of Newcastle, Newcastle, and Gosford Hospital, Northern Sydney Central Coast Area Health, NSW, Australia
    Contemp Nurse 23:58-71. 2006
    ..The success of this project, although impressive in the early stages, will depend upon ongoing communication and evaluation to ensure sustainability of the improvements made...
  13. doi request reprint A feminist critique of foundational nursing research and theory on transition to motherhood
    Jenny A Parratt
    Faculty of Health, School of Nursing and Midwifery, University of Newcastle, University Drive, Callaghan, NSW, Australia
    Midwifery 27:445-51. 2011
    ..is using 'transition to motherhood theory' the best way to guide midwives in providing woman-centred care?..
  14. ncbi request reprint Critical, post-structural, interpretive interactionism: an update on Denzin's methodology
    Deborah Sundin
    School of Nursing and Midwifery, Faculty of Health, University of Newcastle, New South Wales, Australia
    Nurse Res 16:7-23. 2008
    ..They present modifications and adaptations to arrive at a methodologically robust research design called critical, post-structural, interpretive interactionism...
  15. ncbi request reprint Trusting enough to be out of control: a pilot study of women's sense of self during childbirth
    Jenny Parratt
    University of Newcastle, New South Wales, Australia
    Aust J Midwifery 16:15-22. 2003
    ..Results illustrate how women are more likely to trust enough to let go of mind control and release control of their bodies when supported within a midwifery model rather than when cared for in the medical model...
  16. ncbi request reprint Safety of the Stockholm Birth Center study: a critical review
    Kathleen Fahy
    School of Nursing and Midwifery, Faculty of Health, University of Newcastle, Callaghan, New South Wales, Australia
    Birth 32:145-50. 2005
    ..A more useful approach to improving maternity care provision could involve comparing multiple birth center sites with each other to find best practice so that it can be analyzed and duplicated...
  17. doi request reprint Perceived journal quality: an indicator of research quality
    Kathleen Fahy
    Women Birth 21:97-8. 2008
  18. doi request reprint Evidence-based midwifery and power/knowledge
    Kathleen Fahy
    Women Birth 21:1-2. 2008
  19. ncbi request reprint Welcome to the first issue of Women and Birth: The journal of the Australian College of Midwives
    Kathleen Fahy
    Women Birth 19:1-2. 2006
  20. ncbi request reprint Whose interests are served by the portrayal of childbearing women in popular magazines for women?
    Gabrielle Williams
    University of Southern Queensland, Midwife Caboolture Hospital
    Aust J Midwifery 17:11-6. 2004
    ..This paper presents a single in-depth analysis as an exemplar of how childbearing is portrayed in popular magazine's for women...