M Kermode

Summary

Affiliation: University of Melbourne
Country: Australia

Publications

  1. pmc Understanding the association between injecting and sexual risk behaviors of injecting drug users in Manipur and Nagaland, India
    Khrieketou Suohu
    Emmanuel Hospital Association, Project ORCHID, CIHSR 4th Mile, Dimapur, Nagaland, India
    Harm Reduct J 9:40. 2012
  2. pmc Exposure to HIV prevention programmes associated with improved condom use and uptake of HIV testing by female sex workers in Nagaland, Northeast India
    Gregory Armstrong
    Nossal Institute for Global Health, University of Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
    BMC Public Health 13:476. 2013
  3. pmc HIV risk behaviours among injecting drug users in Northeast India following scale-up of a targeted HIV prevention programme
    Gregory Armstrong
    Nossal Institute for Global Health, University of Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
    BMC Public Health 11:S9. 2011
  4. pmc Falling through the cracks: a qualitative study of HIV risks among women who use drugs and alcohol in Northeast India
    Michelle Kermode
    Nossal Institute for Global Health, University of Melbourne, Level 4, 161 Barry St, Carlton, Vic, 3010, Australia
    BMC Int Health Hum Rights 13:9. 2013
  5. pmc Meeting the needs of women who use drugs and alcohol in North-east India - a challenge for HIV prevention services
    Michelle Kermode
    Nossal Institute for Global Health, University of Melbourne, 161 Barry St Carlton, Melbourne, Victoria, 3010, Australia
    BMC Public Health 12:825. 2012
  6. pmc A mental health training program for community health workers in India: impact on knowledge and attitudes
    Gregory Armstrong
    Nossal Institute for Global Health, University of Melbourne, Level 4, Alan Gilbert Building, 161 Barry St, Carlton 3010, Australia
    Int J Ment Health Syst 5:17. 2011
  7. pmc Opioid substitution therapy in manipur and nagaland, north-east india: operational research in action
    Gregory Armstrong
    Nossal Institute for Global Health, University of Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
    Harm Reduct J 7:29. 2010
  8. doi request reprint Community beliefs about causes and risks for mental disorders: a mental health literacy survey in a rural area of Maharashtra, India
    Michelle Kermode
    Nossal Institute for Global Health, University of Melbourne, Carlton, Victoria 3010, Australia
    Int J Soc Psychiatry 56:606-22. 2010
  9. doi request reprint Community beliefs about treatments and outcomes of mental disorders: a mental health literacy survey in a rural area of Maharashtra, India
    M Kermode
    Nossal Institute for Global Health, University of Melbourne, Alan Gilbert Building, Carlton, Victoria 3010, Australia
    Public Health 123:476-83. 2009
  10. doi request reprint Killing time with enjoyment: a qualitative study of initiation into injecting drug use in north-east India
    Michelle Kermode
    Nossal Institute for Global Health, University of Melbourne, Level 5, Alan Gilbert Building, 161 Barry Street, Carlton, Victoria 3010, Australia
    Subst Use Misuse 44:1070-89. 2009

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  1. pmc Understanding the association between injecting and sexual risk behaviors of injecting drug users in Manipur and Nagaland, India
    Khrieketou Suohu
    Emmanuel Hospital Association, Project ORCHID, CIHSR 4th Mile, Dimapur, Nagaland, India
    Harm Reduct J 9:40. 2012
    ..This study examines the sexual risk taking behaviors of IDUs associated with their pattern of drug use in India...
  2. pmc Exposure to HIV prevention programmes associated with improved condom use and uptake of HIV testing by female sex workers in Nagaland, Northeast India
    Gregory Armstrong
    Nossal Institute for Global Health, University of Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
    BMC Public Health 13:476. 2013
    ..This paper reports on comparative analysis of Integrated Behavioural and Biological Assessment (IBBA) data collected from FSWs in Dimapur in 2006 and 2009 to assess changes in condom use, HIV testing, and exposure to interventions...
  3. pmc HIV risk behaviours among injecting drug users in Northeast India following scale-up of a targeted HIV prevention programme
    Gregory Armstrong
    Nossal Institute for Global Health, University of Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
    BMC Public Health 11:S9. 2011
    ..To assess changes in HIV risk behaviours two Behavioural Tracking Surveys (BTS) were undertaken among IDUs in 2007 and 2009...
  4. pmc Falling through the cracks: a qualitative study of HIV risks among women who use drugs and alcohol in Northeast India
    Michelle Kermode
    Nossal Institute for Global Health, University of Melbourne, Level 4, 161 Barry St, Carlton, Vic, 3010, Australia
    BMC Int Health Hum Rights 13:9. 2013
    ....
  5. pmc Meeting the needs of women who use drugs and alcohol in North-east India - a challenge for HIV prevention services
    Michelle Kermode
    Nossal Institute for Global Health, University of Melbourne, 161 Barry St Carlton, Melbourne, Victoria, 3010, Australia
    BMC Public Health 12:825. 2012
    ....
  6. pmc A mental health training program for community health workers in India: impact on knowledge and attitudes
    Gregory Armstrong
    Nossal Institute for Global Health, University of Melbourne, Level 4, Alan Gilbert Building, 161 Barry St, Carlton 3010, Australia
    Int J Ment Health Syst 5:17. 2011
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  7. pmc Opioid substitution therapy in manipur and nagaland, north-east india: operational research in action
    Gregory Armstrong
    Nossal Institute for Global Health, University of Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
    Harm Reduct J 7:29. 2010
    ....
  8. doi request reprint Community beliefs about causes and risks for mental disorders: a mental health literacy survey in a rural area of Maharashtra, India
    Michelle Kermode
    Nossal Institute for Global Health, University of Melbourne, Carlton, Victoria 3010, Australia
    Int J Soc Psychiatry 56:606-22. 2010
    ..This study aimed to assess local knowledge and understanding of causes and risks for mental disorders in a rural area of Maharashtra, and to assess the prevalence of possible common mental disorders...
  9. doi request reprint Community beliefs about treatments and outcomes of mental disorders: a mental health literacy survey in a rural area of Maharashtra, India
    M Kermode
    Nossal Institute for Global Health, University of Melbourne, Alan Gilbert Building, Carlton, Victoria 3010, Australia
    Public Health 123:476-83. 2009
    ..As such, a mental health literacy (MHL) assessment was undertaken in a poor, rural area of Maharashtra, India to inform the development of a mental health training programme...
  10. doi request reprint Killing time with enjoyment: a qualitative study of initiation into injecting drug use in north-east India
    Michelle Kermode
    Nossal Institute for Global Health, University of Melbourne, Level 5, Alan Gilbert Building, 161 Barry Street, Carlton, Victoria 3010, Australia
    Subst Use Misuse 44:1070-89. 2009
    ..The findings from this study suggest that harm reduction programs need to target (noninjecting) drug users, and that existing social networks could be creatively used to extend the reach of these programs...
  11. doi request reprint Attitudes to people with mental disorders: a mental health literacy survey in a rural area of Maharashtra, India
    Michelle Kermode
    Nossal Institute for Global Health, University of Melbourne, Alan Gilbert Building, Carlton, VIC 3010, Australia
    Soc Psychiatry Psychiatr Epidemiol 44:1087-96. 2009
    ..We undertook a mental health literacy survey in rural Maharashtra, India, prior to developing a mental health training program for village health workers (VHWs) in a primary health care setting...
  12. pmc Some peace of mind: assessing a pilot intervention to promote mental health among widows of injecting drug users in north-east India
    Michelle Kermode
    Nossal Institute for Global Health, University of Melbourne, Australia
    BMC Public Health 8:294. 2008
    ..There is increasing recognition of the links between HIV and mental health...
  13. ncbi request reprint Healthcare worker safety is a pre-requisite for injection safety in developing countries
    Michelle Kermode
    Australian International Health Institute, School of Population Health, University of Melbourne, Victoria 3010, Australia
    Int J Infect Dis 8:325-7. 2004
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  14. ncbi request reprint Compliance with Universal/Standard Precautions among health care workers in rural north India
    Michelle Kermode
    Australian International Health Institute, University of Melbourne, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
    Am J Infect Control 33:27-33. 2005
    ..The aim of this study is to describe rural north Indian HCWs knowledge and understanding of UPs and identify predictors of compliance to target intervention programs appropriately...
  15. ncbi request reprint Occupational exposure to blood and risk of bloodborne virus infection among health care workers in rural north Indian health care settings
    Michelle Kermode
    School of Population Health, University of Melbourne, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
    Am J Infect Control 33:34-41. 2005
    ..In contrast, the situation for HCWs in low-income countries is not well documented, and their health and safety remains a neglected issue...
  16. ncbi request reprint Safer injections, fewer infections: injection safety in rural north India
    Michelle Kermode
    Australian International Health Institute, University of Melbourne, Melbourne, Australia
    Trop Med Int Health 10:423-32. 2005
    ..Unsafe injection practices result in a substantial burden of preventable blood-borne viral disease (BBV). The reasons are complex and include structural, economic and socio-cultural factors...
  17. ncbi request reprint HIV-related knowledge, attitudes and risk perception amongst nurses, doctors and other healthcare workers in rural India
    Michelle Kermode
    Australian International Health Institute, School of Population Health, University of Melbourne, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
    Indian J Med Res 122:258-64. 2005
    ..The objective of this study was to asses HIV-related knowledge, attitudes and risk perception among a group of rural north Indian HCWs, and to identify predictors of willingness to provide care for patients with HIV infection...
  18. ncbi request reprint Injections for health-related reasons amongst injecting drug users in New Delhi and Imphal, India
    M Kermode
    Australian International Health Institute, School of Population Health, University of Melbourne, Level 5 207 Bouverie Street, Melbourne, VIC 3010, Australia
    Public Health 120:634-40. 2006
    ..The aim of this study is to describe the nature and extent of injections received for health-related reasons amongst IDUs in two Indian cities, New Delhi and Imphal...
  19. ncbi request reprint Injection practices in the formal & informal healthcare sectors in rural north India
    Michelle Kermode
    Australian International Health Institute, School of Population Health, University of Melbourne, Melbourne, Victoria 3010, Australia
    Indian J Med Res 124:513-20. 2006
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  20. pmc Empowerment of women and mental health promotion: a qualitative study in rural Maharashtra, India
    Michelle Kermode
    Australian International Health Institute, University of Melbourne, Melbourne, Australia
    BMC Public Health 7:225. 2007
    ..Investigate the impact of the PHC program on individual and community factors associated with mental health..
  21. ncbi request reprint Unsafe injections in low-income country health settings: need for injection safety promotion to prevent the spread of blood-borne viruses
    Michelle Kermode
    Deakin University, Burwood, Victoria, Australia
    Health Promot Int 19:95-103. 2004
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  22. ncbi request reprint Vulnerable but feeling safe: HIV risk among male rural-to-urban migrant workers in Chengdu, China
    L Li
    Australian International Health Institute, University of Melbourne, Australia
    AIDS Care 19:1288-95. 2007
    ..Education was also found to be significantly associated with purchasing sex. Targeted HIV-prevention programs for male migrant workers in Chengdu, especially for those who are single and less educated, are urgently needed...
  23. doi request reprint Rural-to-urban male migrant workers' vulnerability to HIV infection in Chengdu, China: qualitative findings from a mixed-method study
    Lin Li
    School of Population Health, The University of Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
    Work 37:375-86. 2010
    ..This paper aimed to assess rural-to-urban male migrant workers' HIV vulnerability and prevention needs in a Chinese context, specifically in the city of Chengdu, capital of the south-western province of Sichuan...
  24. doi request reprint Pathways to sex-work in Nagaland, India: implications for HIV prevention and community mobilisation
    Alexandra Devine
    Nossal Institute for Global Health, University of Melbourne, Carlton, VIC 3010, Australia
    AIDS Care 22:228-37. 2010
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