Jane M Gunn

Summary

Affiliation: University of Melbourne
Country: Australia

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint The promise and pitfalls of generalism in achieving the Alma-Ata vision of health for all
    Jane M Gunn
    Primary Care Research Unit, Department of General Practice, University of Melbourne, Melbourne, Vic, Australia
    Med J Aust 189:110-2. 2008
  2. pmc Extending ICPC-2 PLUS terminology to develop a classification system specific for the study of chiropractic encounters
    Melanie J Charity
    General Practice and Primary Health Care Academic Centre, University of Melbourne, 200 Berkeley St, Carlton, VIC 3010, Australia
    Chiropr Man Therap 21:4. 2013
  3. pmc A shared-care model of obesity treatment for 3-10 year old children: protocol for the HopSCOTCH randomised controlled trial
    Melissa Wake
    Royal Children s Hospital, Parkville, Vic, Australia
    BMC Pediatr 12:39. 2012
  4. 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
  5. doi request reprint A trajectory-based approach to understand the factors associated with persistent depressive symptoms in primary care
    Jane Gunn
    General Practice and Primary Health Care Academic Centre, The University of Melbourne, 200 Berkeley Street, Carlton, VIC 3053, Australia
    J Affect Disord 148:338-46. 2013
  6. pmc Ageing in general practice (AGP) trial: a cluster randomised trial to examine the effectiveness of peer education on GP diagnostic assessment and management of dementia
    Constance D Pond
    School of Medicine and Population Health, University of Newcastle, Newcastle, Australia 2308
    BMC Fam Pract 13:12. 2012
  7. pmc Development of a theory of implementation and integration: Normalization Process Theory
    Carl R May
    Institute of Health and Society, Newcastle University, Newcastle, UK
    Implement Sci 4:29. 2009
  8. pmc Evaluation of a decision aid for prenatal testing of fetal abnormalities: a cluster randomised trial [ISRCTN22532458]
    Cate Nagle
    Murdoch Childrens Research Institute, Flemington Road, Parkville, Victoria, 3052, Australia
    BMC Public Health 6:96. 2006
  9. pmc PRISM (Program of Resources, Information and Support for Mothers) Protocol for a community-randomised trial [ISRCTN03464021]
    Judith Lumley
    Centre for the Study of Mothers and Children s Health, La Trobe University, 251 Faraday St, Carlton, Victoria 3053, Australia
    BMC Public Health 3:36. 2003
  10. pmc PRISM (Program of Resources, Information and Support for Mothers): a community-randomised trial to reduce depression and improve women's physical health six months after birth [ISRCTN03464021]
    Judith Lumley
    Mother and Child Health Research, La Trobe University, 251 Faraday St, Carlton, Victoria 3053, Australia
    BMC Public Health 6:37. 2006

Detail Information

Publications64

  1. ncbi request reprint The promise and pitfalls of generalism in achieving the Alma-Ata vision of health for all
    Jane M Gunn
    Primary Care Research Unit, Department of General Practice, University of Melbourne, Melbourne, Vic, Australia
    Med J Aust 189:110-2. 2008
  2. pmc Extending ICPC-2 PLUS terminology to develop a classification system specific for the study of chiropractic encounters
    Melanie J Charity
    General Practice and Primary Health Care Academic Centre, University of Melbourne, 200 Berkeley St, Carlton, VIC 3010, Australia
    Chiropr Man Therap 21:4. 2013
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  3. pmc A shared-care model of obesity treatment for 3-10 year old children: protocol for the HopSCOTCH randomised controlled trial
    Melissa Wake
    Royal Children s Hospital, Parkville, Vic, Australia
    BMC Pediatr 12:39. 2012
    ..HopSCOTCH (the Shared Care Obesity Trial in Children) will determine whether a shared-care model, in which paediatric obesity specialists co-manage obesity with general practitioners, can improve adiposity in obese children...
  4. 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...
  5. doi request reprint A trajectory-based approach to understand the factors associated with persistent depressive symptoms in primary care
    Jane Gunn
    General Practice and Primary Health Care Academic Centre, The University of Melbourne, 200 Berkeley Street, Carlton, VIC 3053, Australia
    J Affect Disord 148:338-46. 2013
    ..This study is aimed to identify depressive symptom trajectories and associated socio-demographic, co-morbidity, health service use and treatment factors to inform clinical care...
  6. pmc Ageing in general practice (AGP) trial: a cluster randomised trial to examine the effectiveness of peer education on GP diagnostic assessment and management of dementia
    Constance D Pond
    School of Medicine and Population Health, University of Newcastle, Newcastle, Australia 2308
    BMC Fam Pract 13:12. 2012
    ..This trial examines the effectiveness of a peer led dementia educational intervention for GPs...
  7. pmc Development of a theory of implementation and integration: Normalization Process Theory
    Carl R May
    Institute of Health and Society, Newcastle University, Newcastle, UK
    Implement Sci 4:29. 2009
    ..CONCLUSION: Normalization Process Theory has been developed through procedures that were properly sceptical and critical, and which were opened to review at each stage of development. The theory has been shown to merit formal testing...
  8. pmc Evaluation of a decision aid for prenatal testing of fetal abnormalities: a cluster randomised trial [ISRCTN22532458]
    Cate Nagle
    Murdoch Childrens Research Institute, Flemington Road, Parkville, Victoria, 3052, Australia
    BMC Public Health 6:96. 2006
    ..This study aims to test whether a decision aid for prenatal testing of fetal abnormalities, when compared to a pamphlet, improves women's informed decision-making and decreases decisional conflict...
  9. pmc PRISM (Program of Resources, Information and Support for Mothers) Protocol for a community-randomised trial [ISRCTN03464021]
    Judith Lumley
    Centre for the Study of Mothers and Children s Health, La Trobe University, 251 Faraday St, Carlton, Victoria 3053, Australia
    BMC Public Health 3:36. 2003
    ..Their perceptions of factors contributing to depression are lack of support, isolation, exhaustion and physical health problems. Fewer than one in three affected women seek help in primary care despite frequent contacts...
  10. pmc PRISM (Program of Resources, Information and Support for Mothers): a community-randomised trial to reduce depression and improve women's physical health six months after birth [ISRCTN03464021]
    Judith Lumley
    Mother and Child Health Research, La Trobe University, 251 Faraday St, Carlton, Victoria 3053, Australia
    BMC Public Health 6:37. 2006
    ..Fewer than one in three seek help in primary care despite frequent health care contacts...
  11. pmc 'The difference in determinants of Chlamydia trachomatis and Mycoplasma genitalium in a sample of young Australian women'
    Jennifer Walker
    Centre for Women s Health, Gender and Society, School of Population Health, University of Melbourne, Victoria 3010, Australia
    BMC Infect Dis 11:35. 2011
    ..Differences in the determinants of Chlamydia trachomatis ('chlamydia') and Mycoplasma genitalium (MG) genital infection in women are not well understood...
  12. pmc An evaluation of the effect of an educational intervention for Australian social workers on competence in delivering brief cognitive behavioural strategies: a randomised controlled trial
    G Armstrong
    Nossal Institute for Global Health, The University of Melbourne, Carlton, Victoria, Australia
    BMC Health Serv Res 10:304. 2010
    ..This study aims to build the evidence base by evaluating the impact of a brief educational intervention on social workers' competence in delivering cognitive behavioural strategies (strategies derived from cognitive behavioural therapy)...
  13. pmc Do longer consultations improve the management of psychological problems in general practice? A systematic literature review
    Catherine Hutton
    General Practice, Moonee Ponds, Victoria, Australia
    BMC Health Serv Res 7:71. 2007
    ....
  14. pmc Exploring general practitioners' experience of informing women about prenatal screening tests for foetal abnormalities: a qualitative focus group study
    Cate Nagle
    Murdoch Children s Research Institute, Royal Children s Hospital, Vic, Australia
    BMC Health Serv Res 8:114. 2008
    ..The aim of this study was to explore GPs experience of informing women of prenatal genetic screening tests for foetal abnormality...
  15. pmc Exploring the feasibility of a community-based strength training program for older people with depressive symptoms and its impact on depressive symptoms
    Jane Sims
    School of Physiotherapy, University of Melbourne, 200 Berkeley Street, Carlton, Victoria 3053, Australia
    BMC Geriatr 6:18. 2006
    ..The study also aimed to determine whether PRT improves depressive status in older depressed patients...
  16. pmc A snapshot of the prevalence of physical activity amongst older, community dwelling people in Victoria, Australia: patterns across the 'young-old' and 'old-old'
    Jane Sims
    School of Physiotherapy, University of Melbourne, Melbourne, Australia
    BMC Geriatr 7:4. 2007
    ..Physical activity has a range of health benefits for older people. The aim of this study was to determine physical activity prevalence and attitudes amongst respondents to a trial screening survey...
  17. pmc The association between intimate partner violence, alcohol and depression in family practice
    Gail Gilchrist
    Substance Use Disorders Research Group, Neuropsychopharmacology Programme, Institut Municipal d Investigació Mèdica Hospital del Mar, Barcelona, Spain
    BMC Fam Pract 11:72. 2010
    ..Depressive symptoms, intimate partner violence and hazardous drinking are common among patients attending general practice. Despite the high prevalence of these three problems; the relationship between them remains relatively unexplored...
  18. pmc Observational studies of depression in primary care: what do we know?
    Gail Gilchrist
    The Department of General Practice, The University of Melbourne, Carlton, Victoria, Australia
    BMC Fam Pract 8:28. 2007
    ....
  19. pmc GPs' use of problem solving therapy for depression: a qualitative study of barriers to and enablers of evidence based care
    David Pierce
    Department of General Practice, The University of Melbourne, Carlton, Victoria, Australia
    BMC Fam Pract 8:24. 2007
    ..Problem solving therapy (PST) is recognised as an effective treatment for depression that is not widely used by GPs. This research aims to explore barriers and enablers that may influence GPs use of this treatment...
  20. pmc The PAV trial: does lactobacillus prevent post-antibiotic vulvovaginal candidiasis? Protocol of a randomised controlled trial [ISRCTN24141277]
    Marie Pirotta
    Department of General Practice, University of Melbourne, 200 Berkeley Street, Carlton, Victoria, Australia, 3053
    BMC Fam Pract 5:5. 2004
    ..There is no evidence that this therapy is effective. This study aims to test whether oral or vaginal lactobacillus is effective in the prevention of post-antibiotic vulvovaginitis...
  21. ncbi request reprint Who is identified when screening for depression is undertaken in general practice? Baseline findings from the Diagnosis, Management and Outcomes of Depression in Primary Care (diamond) longitudinal study
    Jane M Gunn
    Primary Care Research Unit, Department of General Practice, University of Melbourne, Melbourne, Vic, Australia
    Med J Aust 188:S119-25. 2008
    ..To report the baseline characteristics of the Diagnosis, Management and Outcomes of Depression in Primary Care (diamond) study cohort and discuss the implications for depression care in general practice...
  22. doi request reprint The association between chronic illness, multimorbidity and depressive symptoms in an Australian primary care cohort
    Jane M Gunn
    General Practice and Primary Health Care Academic Centre, The University of Melbourne, 200 Berkeley Street, Carlton, Vic, 3053, Australia
    Soc Psychiatry Psychiatr Epidemiol 47:175-84. 2012
    ..To assess the link between multimorbidity, type of chronic physical health problems and depressive symptoms..
  23. pmc Embedding effective depression care: using theory for primary care organisational and systems change
    Jane M Gunn
    Primary Care Research Unit, The Department of General Practice, School of Medicine, The University of Melbourne, Australia
    Implement Sci 5:62. 2010
    ..We set out to develop a conceptual framework to guide change and the implementation of best practice depression care in the primary care setting...
  24. ncbi request reprint What do GPs get out of participating in research? - experience of the LEAP trial
    Jane Gunn
    Primary Care Research Unit, Department of General Practice, The University of Melbourne, Victoria
    Aust Fam Physician 37:372-5. 2008
    ..This article examines why a group of general practitioners took part in clinical research...
  25. ncbi request reprint When is an intervention ready to be tested in a randomised trial? Primary care alliance for clinical trials (PACT) network
    Jane Gunn
    Department of General Practice, University of Melbourne, Victoria
    Aust Fam Physician 33:563-4. 2004
  26. pmc A systematic review of complex system interventions designed to increase recovery from depression in primary care
    Jane Gunn
    Primary Care Research Unit, Department of General Practice, University of Melbourne 200 Berkeley St, Carlton, Melbourne, Australia
    BMC Health Serv Res 6:88. 2006
    ..We undertook this study to identify and assess the quality of RCTs testing system level depression management interventions in primary care and to determine whether these interventions improve recovery...
  27. ncbi request reprint Should Australia develop primary care research networks?
    Jane M Gunn
    Department of General Practice, University of Melbourne, 200 Berkeley Street, Carlton, VIC 3053, Australia
    Med J Aust 177:63-6. 2002
    ..Each network should have clearly defined aims, strategies and key indicators against which to evaluate performance...
  28. ncbi request reprint Guidelines for assessing postnatal problems: introducing evidence-based guidelines in Australian general practice
    Jane Gunn
    Department of General Practice, University of Melbourne, 200 Berkeley Street, Carlton, Victoria 3053, Australia
    Fam Pract 20:382-9. 2003
    ..Postnatal morbidity is high, and many GPs lack the confidence and knowledge to deal with common postnatal problems. There is a high consultation rate, but few women disclose common health problems...
  29. pmc Take the sex out of STI screening! Views of young women on implementing chlamydia screening in General Practice
    Natasha L Pavlin
    Department of General Practice, University of Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
    BMC Infect Dis 8:62. 2008
    ..Australia is developing a chlamydia screening program. This study aimed to determine the attitudes of young women to the introduction of chlamydia screening in Australian General Practice...
  30. ncbi request reprint How do Australian patients rate their general practitioner? A descriptive study using the General Practice Assessment Questionnaire
    Maria Potiriadis
    Primary Care Research Unit, Department of General Practice, University of Melbourne, Melbourne, Vic
    Med J Aust 189:215-9. 2008
    ..To report patient responses to the General Practice Assessment Questionnaire (GPAQ) as a measure of satisfaction with health care received from Australian general practitioners...
  31. pmc Maximising retention in a longitudinal study of genital Chlamydia trachomatis among young women in Australia
    Jennifer Walker
    Centre for Women s Health, Gender and Society, School of Population Health, University of Melbourne, Victoria 3010, Australia
    BMC Public Health 11:156. 2011
    ..The aims of this paper are to describe the methods used to recruit and retain young women in a longitudinal study and to explore factors associated with loss to follow up...
  32. pmc What needs to change to increase chlamydia screening in general practice in Australia? The views of general practitioners
    Jane S Hocking
    Key Centre for Women s Health in Society, School of Population Health, University of Melbourne, Melbourne, Australia
    BMC Public Health 8:425. 2008
    ..The views of general practitioners (GPs) are necessary to inform the design of the program. This paper aimed to investigate Australian GPs' views on how chlamydia screening could work in the Australian context...
  33. doi request reprint Computer reminders for Chlamydia screening in general practice: a randomized controlled trial
    Jennifer Walker
    University of Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
    Sex Transm Dis 37:445-50. 2010
    ..The aim of this trial was to determine the effectiveness of a computer alert in general practice on chlamydia testing in young women...
  34. doi request reprint Effect of type and severity of intimate partner violence on women's health and service use: findings from a primary care trial of women afraid of their partners
    Kelsey L Hegarty
    The University of Melbourne, Melbourne, Australia
    J Interpers Violence 28:273-94. 2013
    ..Health practitioners should take a history of type and severity of abuse for women with mental health issues to assist access to appropriate specialist support...
  35. pmc Women's evaluation of abuse and violence care in general practice: a cluster randomised controlled trial (weave)
    Kelsey L Hegarty
    Department of General Practice, University of Melbourne 200 Berkeley St, Carlton, Melbourne, Australia
    BMC Public Health 10:2. 2010
    ..It examines the effect on women's quality of life, mental health and safety behaviours...
  36. doi request reprint Seeking help for anxiety and depression after childbirth: results of the Maternal Health Study
    Hannah Woolhouse
    Healthy Mothers Healthy Families Research Group, Murdoch Childrens Research Institute, Victoria, Australia
    Arch Womens Ment Health 12:75-83. 2009
    ..Public health campaigns may have been more effective in encouraging women to seek help for depression than anxiety...
  37. doi request reprint Self-rated health and long-term prognosis of depression
    Gilles Ambresin
    General Practice and Primary Health Care Academic Centre, The University of Melbourne, Carlton, Australia
    Ann Fam Med 12:57-65. 2014
    ..CONCLUSIONS Self-rated health offers family physicians an efficient and simple way to identify patients at risk of poor long-term depression outcomes and to inform therapeutic decision making. ..
  38. ncbi request reprint Impact of an educational intervention on general practitioners' skills in cognitive behavioural strategies: a randomised controlled trial
    Grant A Blashki
    Department of General Practice, University of Melbourne, Melbourne, Vic, Australia
    Med J Aust 188:S129-32. 2008
    ..To evaluate the impact of an educational intervention on general practitioners' skills in cognitive behavioural strategies (CBS)...
  39. ncbi request reprint How do Victorian GPs manage patients with depression?
    Heather McGarry
    University of Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
    Aust Fam Physician 34:603-6. 2005
    ..Government initiatives are targeting general practitioners' provision of mental health care...
  40. pmc Effect of lactobacillus in preventing post-antibiotic vulvovaginal candidiasis: a randomised controlled trial
    Marie Pirotta
    Department of General Practice, 200 Berkeley Street, Carlton, Victoria, Australia, 3053
    BMJ 329:548. 2004
    ..To test whether oral or vaginal lactobacillus can prevent vulvovaginitis after antibiotic treatment...
  41. pmc Association between depression and abuse by partners of women attending general practice: descriptive, cross sectional survey
    Kelsey Hegarty
    Department of General Practice, University of Melbourne, VIC 3053, Australia
    BMJ 328:621-4. 2004
    ..To explore the association between depression and physical, emotional, and sexual abuse by partners or ex-partners of women attending general practice...
  42. ncbi request reprint Women teaching women's health: issues in the establishment of a clinical teaching associate program for the well woman check
    Kathryn Robertson
    Department of General Practice, University of Melbourne, Australia
    Women Health 37:49-65. 2003
    ..This paper describes the methods of recruitment and training of CTAs, use of CTAs in the medical course, preliminary evaluation, and ethical and other issues in the Melbourne and Queensland University programs...
  43. ncbi request reprint Establishing the Victorian Primary Care Practice Based Research Network
    Melinda Soos
    Department of General Practice, University of Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
    Aust Fam Physician 39:857-62. 2010
    ..This article describes the establishment of the Victorian Primary Care Practice Based Research Network (VicReN), which was established in 2007 and has grown to over 100 members...
  44. pmc Physical and social predictors of partner abuse in women attending general practice: a cross-sectional study
    Kelsey Hegarty
    Department of General Practice, University of Melbourne, Carlton, Victoria, Australia
    Br J Gen Pract 58:484-7. 2008
    ..Currently there is insufficient evidence for screening all women but case finding of women at risk of intimate partner abuse is recommended...
  45. pmc Managing depression among ethnic communities: a qualitative study
    John Furler
    Primary Care Research Unit, Department of General Practice, The University of Melbourne, 200 Berkeley Street, Carlton, Victoria 3053
    Ann Fam Med 8:231-6. 2010
    ..This study explores the complexities of this work through a study of how family physicians experience working with different ethnic minority communities in recognizing, understanding, and caring for patients with depression...
  46. pmc How could depression guidelines be made more relevant and applicable to primary care? A quantitative and qualitative review of national guidelines
    Kelsey Hegarty
    Primary Care Research Unit, Department of General Practice, University of Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
    Br J Gen Pract 59:e149-56. 2009
    ..Many guidelines have been developed in the area of depression but there has been no systematic assessment of their relevance to general practice...
  47. ncbi request reprint Lay accounts of depression amongst Anglo-Australian residents and East African refugees
    Renata Kokanovic
    Primary Care Research Unit, Department of General Practice, University of Melbourne, Melbourne, Victoria 3053, Australia
    Soc Sci Med 66:454-66. 2008
    ....
  48. ncbi request reprint Using problem solving therapy in general practice
    David Pierce
    Department of General Practice, University of Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
    Aust Fam Physician 36:230-3. 2007
    ..Many of these patients prefer a nondrug therapeutic approach. Problem solving therapy (PST) is an evidence based psychological treatment that can be provided to such patients by GPs...
  49. ncbi request reprint Accurate sampling in general practice waiting room surveys: methodological issues
    Marie Pirotta
    Department of General Practice, University of Melbourne, Victoria, Carlton
    Aust N Z J Public Health 26:152-5. 2002
    ..This is a pilot study to test the validity of using one research assistant to train and support reception staff at five clinics to obtain waiting room data in general practice surveys...
  50. ncbi request reprint Exploratory economic analyses of two primary care mental health projects: implications for sustainability
    Cathrine Mihalopoulos
    Program Evaluation Unit, Melbourne University Health Economics Group, School of Population Health, Melbourne, VIC 3010, Australia
    Med J Aust 183:S73-6. 2005
    ..The sustainability of these approaches depends on a range of factors, including funding, workforce availability, and acceptability to consumers and health care providers...
  51. ncbi request reprint Publish or perish? Evaluation of a writing week
    Meredith Temple-Smith
    Department of General Practice, University of Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
    Aust Fam Physician 38:257-60. 2009
    ..To improve research publication output, a general practice department in Australia declared a department wide 'writing week'...
  52. pmc Diverse voices, simple desires: a conceptual design for primary care to respond to depression and related disorders
    Victoria Palmer
    Department of General Practice, The University of Melbourne, 200 Berkeley Street, Carlton, Victoria 3053, Australia
    Fam Pract 27:447-58. 2010
    ..Little information is provided about tasks GPs can undertake outside of guidelines that suggest to prescribe medication and refer to specialists...
  53. ncbi request reprint Can Australian general practitioners tackle childhood overweight/obesity? Methods and processes from the LEAP (Live, Eat and Play) randomized controlled trial
    Zoe McCallum
    Centre for Community Child Health, University of Melbourne, Murdoch Childrens Research Institute, Melbourne, Australia
    J Paediatr Child Health 41:488-94. 2005
    ..General practitioners (GPs) could make an important contribution to management of childhood overweight. However, there are no efficacy data to support this, and the feasibility of this approach is unknown...
  54. ncbi request reprint Putting woman-centered care into practice: a new (ANEW) approach to psychosocial risk assessment during pregnancy
    Jane Gunn
    Department of General Practice, University of Melbourne, Australia
    Birth 33:46-55. 2006
    ....
  55. ncbi request reprint Chiropractic Observation and Analysis Study (COAST): providing an understanding of current chiropractic practice
    Simon D French
    General Practice and Primary Health Care Academic Centre, University of Melbourne, Melbourne, Vic, Australia
    Med J Aust 199:687-91. 2013
    ..COAST (Chiropractic Observation and Analysis Study) aimed to describe the clinical practices of chiropractors in Victoria, Australia...
  56. ncbi request reprint "Not thrush again!" Women's experience of post-antibiotic vulvovaginitis
    Marie V Pirotta
    Department of General Practice, University of Melbourne, Melbourne, Vic
    Med J Aust 179:43-6. 2003
    ..To examine the frequency of post-antibiotic vulvovaginitis (PAV); describe how women prevent and treat PAV; and determine whether concern about PAV affects their decisions about taking antibiotics...
  57. ncbi request reprint Research productivity in Australian general practice: what has changed since the 1990s?
    Deborah A Askew
    Discipline of General Practice, School of Medicine, University of Queensland, Brisbane, QLD, Australia
    Med J Aust 189:103-4. 2008
    ..This finding suggests that more time and sustained investment in PHCRED are essential to see tangible outputs from funded research in general practice...
  58. doi request reprint The politics of conducting research on depression in a cross-cultural context
    Renata Kokanovic
    University of Melbourne, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
    Qual Health Res 19:708-17. 2009
    ....
  59. doi request reprint Evaluation of the Social Participation Questionnaire in adult patients with depressive symptoms using Rasch analysis
    Konstancja Densley
    General Practice and Primary Health Care Academic Centre, The University of Melbourne, 200 Berkeley Street, Carlton, Vic, 3053, Australia
    Qual Life Res 22:1987-97. 2013
    ..The aim of this study was to explore the psychometric properties of the 22-item Social Participation Questionnaire (SPQ)...
  60. doi request reprint Methylenetetrahydrofolate reductase (MTHFR) genetic variation and major depressive disorder prognosis: A five-year prospective cohort study of primary care attendees
    Chad A Bousman
    Department of Psychiatry, The University of Melbourne, Parkville, Vic, Australia Department of General Practice, The University of Melbourne, Parkville, Vic, Australia Centre for Human Psychopharmacology, Swinburne University of Technology, Hawthorne, Vic, Australia Florey Institute of Neuroscience and Mental Health, The University of Melbourne, Parkville, Vic, Australia
    Am J Med Genet B Neuropsychiatr Genet 165:68-76. 2014
    ..Our results suggest that the MTHFR C677T polymorphism may serve as a marker for MDD prognosis pending independent replication. © 2013 Wiley Periodicals, Inc. ..
  61. pmc Implementing chlamydia screening: what do women think? A systematic review of the literature
    Natasha L Pavlin
    Department of General Practice, Melbourne University, 200 Berkeley St, Carlton, Melbourne, Australia
    BMC Public Health 6:221. 2006
    ..We undertook a literature review to document the views, attitudes and opinions of women about being screened, tested and diagnosed with Chlamydia trachomatis...
  62. ncbi request reprint Women's views and outcomes of an educational intervention designed to enhance psychosocial support for women during pregnancy
    Kelsey Hegarty
    Department of General Practice, Murdoch Children s Research Institute, University of Melbourne, and Mercy Hospital for Women, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
    Birth 34:155-63. 2007
    ..This paper evaluates if a health professional education program, a new (ANEW) approach, improves pregnant women's ratings of care and practitioner's listening skills and comfort to disclose psychosocial issues...
  63. doi request reprint Negotiations of distress between East Timorese and Vietnamese refugees and their family doctors in Melbourne
    Renata Kokanovic
    Department of Sociology, Monash University, Melbourne, Australia
    Sociol Health Illn 32:511-27. 2010
    ....
  64. ncbi request reprint A new case-finding tool for anxiety: a pragmatic diagnostic validity study in primary care
    Sophie Puddifoot
    Leeds University, England
    Int J Psychiatry Med 37:371-81. 2007
    ..The first question asks the patient whether they have been worrying a lot during the past month; and the second question asks whether the patient would like help with this problem...