Parker Magin

Summary

Affiliation: University of Newcastle
Country: Australia

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint A systematic review of the evidence for 'myths and misconceptions' in acne management: diet, face-washing and sunlight
    Parker Magin
    Discipline of Genral Practice, University of Newcastle, New South Wales, Australia
    Fam Pract 22:62-70. 2005
  2. doi request reprint The experiences of nurses with mental health problems: colleagues' perspectives
    Terry Joyce
    Discipline of General Practice, Faculty of Health, University of Newcastle, Callaghan, NSW, Australia
    Arch Psychiatr Nurs 26:324-32. 2012
  3. pmc Violence in general practice: perceptions of cause and implications for safety
    Parker Magin
    Discipline of General Practice, Newbolds Bldg, University of Newcastle, University Dr, Callaghan, 2308, Australia
    Can Fam Physician 54:1278-84. 2008
  4. pmc Receptionists' experiences of occupational violence in general practice: a qualitative study
    Parker Magin
    Primary Health Care Research Evaluation and Development Program, Discipline of General Practice, University of Newcastle, Newcastle, NSW, Australia
    Br J Gen Pract 59:578-83. 2009
  5. doi request reprint Nurses' perceptions of a mental health education programme for Australian nurses
    Terry Joyce
    Discipline of General, University of Newcastle, Calaghan, NSW 2308, Australia
    Int J Ment Health Nurs 20:247-52. 2011
  6. doi request reprint 'Perfect skin', the media and patients with skin disease: a qualitative study of patients with acne, psoriasis and atopic eczema
    Parker Magin
    Discipline of General Practice, School of Medicine and Public Health, University of Newcastle, Callaghan, NSW 2008, Australia
    Aust J Prim Health 17:181-5. 2011
  7. ncbi request reprint The causes of acne: a qualitative study of patient perceptions of acne causation and their implications for acne care
    Parker Magin
    University of Newcastle, New South Wales, Australia
    Dermatol Nurs 18:344-9, 370. 2006
  8. ncbi request reprint The psychological sequelae of psoriasis: results of a qualitative study
    Parker Magin
    Discipline of General Practice, University of Newcastle, Callaghan, Australia
    Psychol Health Med 14:150-61. 2009
  9. doi request reprint Experiences of appearance-related teasing and bullying in skin diseases and their psychological sequelae: results of a qualitative study
    Parker Magin
    Discipline of General Practice, University of Newcastle, Callaghan, NSW 2308, Australia
    Scand J Caring Sci 22:430-6. 2008
  10. doi request reprint Access and participation in the community: a prospective qualitative study of driving post-stroke
    Jennifer H White
    Hunter Stroke Service, Hunter New England Area Health Local Network, New South Wales, Australia
    Disabil Rehabil 34:831-8. 2012

Detail Information

Publications31

  1. ncbi request reprint A systematic review of the evidence for 'myths and misconceptions' in acne management: diet, face-washing and sunlight
    Parker Magin
    Discipline of Genral Practice, University of Newcastle, New South Wales, Australia
    Fam Pract 22:62-70. 2005
    ..Lay perceptions that diet, hygiene and sunlight exposure are strongly associated with acne causation and exacerbation are common but at variance with the consensus of current dermatological opinion...
  2. doi request reprint The experiences of nurses with mental health problems: colleagues' perspectives
    Terry Joyce
    Discipline of General Practice, Faculty of Health, University of Newcastle, Callaghan, NSW, Australia
    Arch Psychiatr Nurs 26:324-32. 2012
    ..These nurses' narratives guided the implementation of a mental health education workshop targeting nurses (Stage 2)...
  3. pmc Violence in general practice: perceptions of cause and implications for safety
    Parker Magin
    Discipline of General Practice, Newbolds Bldg, University of Newcastle, University Dr, Callaghan, 2308, Australia
    Can Fam Physician 54:1278-84. 2008
    ..To explore GPs' opinions about the causes of occupational violence in general practice...
  4. pmc Receptionists' experiences of occupational violence in general practice: a qualitative study
    Parker Magin
    Primary Health Care Research Evaluation and Development Program, Discipline of General Practice, University of Newcastle, Newcastle, NSW, Australia
    Br J Gen Pract 59:578-83. 2009
    ..Only limited research has examined the role of general practice receptionists despite their acknowledged vulnerability to violent patient behaviour. No qualitative research has explored this problem...
  5. doi request reprint Nurses' perceptions of a mental health education programme for Australian nurses
    Terry Joyce
    Discipline of General, University of Newcastle, Calaghan, NSW 2308, Australia
    Int J Ment Health Nurs 20:247-52. 2011
    ..Implementing a nurse-specific education session is potentially an effective means to improve support to nurses who experience mental health problems...
  6. doi request reprint 'Perfect skin', the media and patients with skin disease: a qualitative study of patients with acne, psoriasis and atopic eczema
    Parker Magin
    Discipline of General Practice, School of Medicine and Public Health, University of Newcastle, Callaghan, NSW 2008, Australia
    Aust J Prim Health 17:181-5. 2011
    ..An appreciation of the pervasive pressures of society and media upon females with skin disease may inform management strategies, particularly psychological management strategies, in patients with skin disease...
  7. ncbi request reprint The causes of acne: a qualitative study of patient perceptions of acne causation and their implications for acne care
    Parker Magin
    University of Newcastle, New South Wales, Australia
    Dermatol Nurs 18:344-9, 370. 2006
  8. ncbi request reprint The psychological sequelae of psoriasis: results of a qualitative study
    Parker Magin
    Discipline of General Practice, University of Newcastle, Callaghan, Australia
    Psychol Health Med 14:150-61. 2009
    ..Clinicians should be aware that psychological sequelae are complex and encompass a range of psychological morbidities beyond conventional psychiatric diagnoses...
  9. doi request reprint Experiences of appearance-related teasing and bullying in skin diseases and their psychological sequelae: results of a qualitative study
    Parker Magin
    Discipline of General Practice, University of Newcastle, Callaghan, NSW 2308, Australia
    Scand J Caring Sci 22:430-6. 2008
    ..Teasing, taunting and bullying may represent an underappreciated source of psychological morbidity in children and adolescents with these common skin diseases...
  10. doi request reprint Access and participation in the community: a prospective qualitative study of driving post-stroke
    Jennifer H White
    Hunter Stroke Service, Hunter New England Area Health Local Network, New South Wales, Australia
    Disabil Rehabil 34:831-8. 2012
    ..Loss of role as a driver significantly affects community participation; therefore, we aimed to explore the impact of driving issues post-stroke in community-dwelling stroke survivors...
  11. doi request reprint General practitioners' assessment of risk of violence in their practice: results from a qualitative study
    Parker Magin
    Discipline of General Practice, School of Medicine and Public Health, University of Newcastle, Newcastle, NSW, Australia
    J Eval Clin Pract 14:385-90. 2008
    ..This study aimed to investigate the means by which general practitioners (GPs) assess risk of violence in their clinical practice...
  12. pmc Psychological sequelae of acne vulgaris: results of a qualitative study
    Parker Magin
    University of Newcastle, Callaghan, Australia
    Can Fam Physician 52:978-9. 2006
    ..To investigate the psychological sequelae of acne vulgaris...
  13. ncbi request reprint Patients' perceptions of isotretinoin, depression and suicide--a qualitative study
    Parker Magin
    University of Newcastle, New South Wales, Australia
    Aust Fam Physician 34:795-7. 2005
    ..Isotretinoin is an effective acne medication. The evidence for it causing depression and suicide, although widely publicised, remains uncertain...
  14. ncbi request reprint General practice as a fortress - occupational violence and general practice receptionists
    Parker Magin
    Primary Health Care Research Evaluation and Development Program, Discipline of General Practice, University of Newcastle, New South Wales, Australia
    Aust Fam Physician 39:854-6. 2010
    ..One response to this threat has been to physically isolate reception staff from waiting room patients by having a perspex shield at the reception desk and a locked door between waiting room and staff areas...
  15. doi request reprint Sex and the skin: a qualitative study of patients with acne, psoriasis and atopic eczema
    Parker Magin
    Discipline of General Practice, Newbolds Building, University of Newcastle, Callaghan, Australia
    Psychol Health Med 15:454-62. 2010
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  16. ncbi request reprint Referral and triage of patients with transient ischemic attacks to an acute access clinic: risk stratification in an Australian setting
    Parker Magin
    Discipline of General Practice, University of Newcastle, Callaghan, NSW, Australia
    Int J Stroke 8:81-9. 2013
    ..Risk can be stratified according to the ABCD2 prediction score. Current guidelines suggest specialist assessment and treatment within 24 h for high-risk event (ABCD2 score 4-7) and seven-days for low-risk event (ABCD2 score ≤ 3)...
  17. ncbi request reprint Healthy patients, healthy planet--green recommendations for GP health promotion
    Graeme Horton
    Discipline of General Practice, University of Newcastle, New South Wales
    Aust Fam Physician 36:1006-8. 2007
    ..Prevention of illness and early detection of disease are recognised as part of the challenge all communities face in their quest to achieve sustainability...
  18. doi request reprint Discomfort sharing the general practice waiting room with mentally ill patients: a cross-sectional study
    Parker Magin
    Discipline of General Practice, University of Newcastle, University Drive, Callaghan, NSW 2308, Australia
    Fam Pract 30:190-6. 2013
    ..Management of mental illness in general practice is advocated as being less stigmatizing than psychiatric settings. Thus, other patients' discomfort with sharing the waiting room with the mentally ill may be problematic...
  19. doi request reprint Appearance-related bullying and skin disorders
    Parker Magin
    Discipline of General Practice, University of Newcastle Newbolds Bldg, University of Newcastle, University Dr, Callaghan, NSW, 2308, Australia
    Clin Dermatol 31:66-71. 2013
    ..The limited evidence available does suggest that individuals with skin disease, particularly those with acne, psoriasis, and atopic dermatitis, are often bullied, which can adversely affect them psychologically...
  20. ncbi request reprint Occupational violence
    Parker Magin
    University of Newcastle, New South Wales
    Aust Fam Physician 40:893. 2011
    ..In Australia, the tragic 2006 murder of a Melbourne GP while practising in her surgery highlighted the seriousness of the issue...
  21. ncbi request reprint Patient attitudes - training students in general practice
    Kevin Sweeney
    Discipline of General Practice, University of Newcastle, New South Wales
    Aust Fam Physician 39:676-82. 2010
    ..This willingness, however, may be contingent upon factors related to the patient, student or consultation...
  22. ncbi request reprint Procedural skills in general practice vocational training - what should be taught?
    Stephen Sylvester
    Scone, New South Wales, Australia
    Aust Fam Physician 40:50-4. 2011
    ..This study aimed to establish an up-to-date list of core procedural skills that doctors undergoing general practice vocational training should be taught...
  23. doi request reprint Under-reporting of socioeconomic status of patients in stroke trials: adherence to CONSORT principles
    Parker Magin
    From the Centre for Translational Neuroscience and Mental Health Research C L, Discipline of General Practice, School of Medicine and Public Health P M, A V, University of Newcastle, New South Wales, Australia Discipline of General Practice, School of Medicine, University of Queensland, Brisbane, Queensland, Australia X M Z, M v D Department of General Practice, University of Melbourne, Victoria, Australia J F, M P Department of Primary Care Health Sciences, University of Oxford, Oxford, UK D L and General Practice Training Valley to Coast, New South Wales, Australia P M, A V, A T
    Stroke 44:2920-2. 2013
    ..We aimed to document the reporting of baseline SES in reports of RCTs of stroke and transient ischemic attack...
  24. doi request reprint The relationship between psychiatric illnesses and skin disease: a longitudinal analysis of young Australian women
    Parker Magin
    School of Medicine and Public Health, University of Newcastle, Newbolds Building, University Drive, Callaghan, New South Wales, Australia 2308
    Arch Dermatol 145:896-902. 2009
    ..To examine longitudinally the relationship between skin disease and psychological morbidity in young women, testing the hypothesis that psychological morbidity (depression, anxiety, and stress) is a factor in the causation of skin disease...
  25. doi request reprint Exploring poststroke mood changes in community-dwelling stroke survivors: a qualitative study
    Jennifer H White
    Hunter Stroke Service, Hunter New England Area Health Service, New South Wales, Australia
    Arch Phys Med Rehabil 89:1701-7. 2008
    ..To explore the long-term experience of mood changes in community-dwelling stroke survivors at 1, 3, and 5 years after stroke...
  26. pmc Isotretinoin, depression and suicide: a review of the evidence
    Parker Magin
    University of Newcastle, New South Wales, Australia
    Br J Gen Pract 55:134-8. 2005
    ..GPs have a role in the clinical application of these findings...
  27. ncbi request reprint General practice research - training and capacity building
    Parker Magin
    Discipline of General Practice, University of Newcastle, New South Wales, Australia
    Aust Fam Physician 39:265-6. 2010
    ..According to the Medical Journal of Australia, this underdevelopment 'stems from a lack of research culture, a heavy service commitment and the late arrival of academic GPs'...
  28. ncbi request reprint Integrated models or mayhem? Lessons learnt from three integrated primary health care entities in regional New South Wales
    Jenny May
    University of Newcastle, University Dept of Rural Health, Locked Bag 9783 NE Sorting Centre, Tamworth, NSW 2340, Australia
    Aust Health Rev 32:595-604. 2008
    ..Being resource-intense, it may not be available or appropriate for all. The practical realities of workforce however, and the political and funding environment are likely to dictate how GP practices in the future embrace integration...
  29. ncbi request reprint Occupational violence in general practice
    Parker Magin
    Discipline of General Practice, University of Newcastle, New South Wales
    Aust Fam Physician 36:955-7. 2007
    ..This article provides an overview of the evidence of prevalence and impact of violence directed against GPs as a context for measures to increase the safety of GPs and their staff...
  30. ncbi request reprint Violence in general practice
    Jon Adams
    Aust Fam Physician 33:294. 2004
  31. pmc Leaders, leadership and future primary care clinical research
    John Furler
    Department of General Practice, University of Melbourne, Melbourne, Australia
    BMC Fam Pract 9:52. 2008
    ..To meet the increasing demands being made of it, primary care needs its own thriving research culture and knowledge base...