Jane Robertson

Summary

Affiliation: University of Newcastle
Country: Australia

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint The impact of pharmacy computerised clinical decision support on prescribing, clinical and patient outcomes: a systematic review of the literature
    Jane Robertson
    Discipline of Clinical Pharmacology, School of Medicine and Public Health, The University of Newcastle, Newcastle, Australia
    Int J Pharm Pract 18:69-87. 2010
  2. pmc Medicines and the media: news reports of medicines recommended for government reimbursement in Australia
    Jane Robertson
    Clinical Pharmacology, School of Medicine and Public Health, The University of Newcastle, Newcastle, NSW, Australia
    BMC Public Health 13:489. 2013
  3. pmc The health services burden of heart failure: an analysis using linked population health data-sets
    Jane Robertson
    School of Medicine and Public Health, The University of Newcastle, Newcastle, Australia
    BMC Health Serv Res 12:103. 2012
  4. pmc Do computerised clinical decision support systems for prescribing change practice? A systematic review of the literature (1990-2007)
    Sallie Anne Pearson
    UNSW Cancer Research Centre, University of New South Wales and Prince of Wales Clinical School, Sydney, Australia
    BMC Health Serv Res 9:154. 2009
  5. ncbi request reprint Pharmaceutical industry funding of educational events for pharmacists in Australia: an analysis of data from the first 6 months of a mandatory disclosure programme
    Jane Robertson
    Clinical Pharmacology, School of Medicine and Public Health, The University of Newcastle, Waratah, NSW, Australia
    Int J Pharm Pract 18:88-92. 2010
  6. pmc Health systems and sustainability: doctors and consumers differ on threats and solutions
    Jane Robertson
    Clinical Pharmacology, School of Medicine and Public Health, The University of Newcastle, Callaghan, New South Wales, Australia
    PLoS ONE 6:e19222. 2011
  7. ncbi request reprint Transparency in pricing arrangements for medicines listed on the Australian Pharmaceutical Benefits Scheme
    Jane Robertson
    Clinical Pharmacology, University of Newcastle, Calvary Mater Hospital, Waratah, Newcastle, NSW 2298
    Aust Health Rev 33:192-9. 2009
  8. pmc What essential medicines for children are on the shelf?
    Jane Robertson
    University of Newcastle, Callaghan, NSW, Australia
    Bull World Health Organ 87:231-7. 2009
  9. ncbi request reprint The essential medicines list for a global patient population
    J Robertson
    School of Medicine and Public Health, Faculty of Health, The University of Newcastle, New South Wales, Australia
    Clin Pharmacol Ther 82:498-500. 2007
  10. pmc Electronic information and clinical decision support for prescribing: state of play in Australian general practice
    Jane Robertson
    Department of Clinical Pharmacology, The University of Newcastle, Clinical Sciences Building, Calvary Mater Newcastle Hospital, Waratah, NSW 2298, Australia
    Fam Pract 28:93-101. 2011

Detail Information

Publications26

  1. ncbi request reprint The impact of pharmacy computerised clinical decision support on prescribing, clinical and patient outcomes: a systematic review of the literature
    Jane Robertson
    Discipline of Clinical Pharmacology, School of Medicine and Public Health, The University of Newcastle, Newcastle, Australia
    Int J Pharm Pract 18:69-87. 2010
    ....
  2. pmc Medicines and the media: news reports of medicines recommended for government reimbursement in Australia
    Jane Robertson
    Clinical Pharmacology, School of Medicine and Public Health, The University of Newcastle, Newcastle, NSW, Australia
    BMC Public Health 13:489. 2013
    ..We examined the timing and content of Australian newspaper reports of medicines in relation to Pharmaceutical Benefits Advisory Committee (PBAC) decisions...
  3. pmc The health services burden of heart failure: an analysis using linked population health data-sets
    Jane Robertson
    School of Medicine and Public Health, The University of Newcastle, Newcastle, Australia
    BMC Health Serv Res 12:103. 2012
    ..The aim of this study was to assess the typical profile, trajectory and resource use of a cohort of Australian patients with heart failure using linked population-based, patient-level data...
  4. pmc Do computerised clinical decision support systems for prescribing change practice? A systematic review of the literature (1990-2007)
    Sallie Anne Pearson
    UNSW Cancer Research Centre, University of New South Wales and Prince of Wales Clinical School, Sydney, Australia
    BMC Health Serv Res 9:154. 2009
    ....
  5. ncbi request reprint Pharmaceutical industry funding of educational events for pharmacists in Australia: an analysis of data from the first 6 months of a mandatory disclosure programme
    Jane Robertson
    Clinical Pharmacology, School of Medicine and Public Health, The University of Newcastle, Waratah, NSW, Australia
    Int J Pharm Pract 18:88-92. 2010
    ..The aim of the study was to assess the extent of pharmacist participation in pharmaceutical industry-sponsored educational events in Australia...
  6. pmc Health systems and sustainability: doctors and consumers differ on threats and solutions
    Jane Robertson
    Clinical Pharmacology, School of Medicine and Public Health, The University of Newcastle, Callaghan, New South Wales, Australia
    PLoS ONE 6:e19222. 2011
    ..It is unclear whether doctors and consumers agree on the main challenges to health system sustainability...
  7. ncbi request reprint Transparency in pricing arrangements for medicines listed on the Australian Pharmaceutical Benefits Scheme
    Jane Robertson
    Clinical Pharmacology, University of Newcastle, Calvary Mater Hospital, Waratah, Newcastle, NSW 2298
    Aust Health Rev 33:192-9. 2009
    ..In some, the lack of transparency may have reflected the desire of manufacturers to disguise the true negotiated price, lest it weaken their negotiation position in other jurisdictions...
  8. pmc What essential medicines for children are on the shelf?
    Jane Robertson
    University of Newcastle, Callaghan, NSW, Australia
    Bull World Health Organ 87:231-7. 2009
    ..To document the inclusion of key medicines for children in national essential medicines lists (EMLs) and standard treatment guidelines, and to assess the availability and cost of these medicines in 14 countries in central Africa...
  9. ncbi request reprint The essential medicines list for a global patient population
    J Robertson
    School of Medicine and Public Health, Faculty of Health, The University of Newcastle, New South Wales, Australia
    Clin Pharmacol Ther 82:498-500. 2007
    ..Areas of controversy for decision makers are highlighted, and the advocacy role of the EML for both drug procurement and development of quality-assured products is described...
  10. pmc Electronic information and clinical decision support for prescribing: state of play in Australian general practice
    Jane Robertson
    Department of Clinical Pharmacology, The University of Newcastle, Clinical Sciences Building, Calvary Mater Newcastle Hospital, Waratah, NSW 2298, Australia
    Fam Pract 28:93-101. 2011
    ..Recent eHealth incentives promote the use of up to date electronic information sources relevant to general practice with flexibility in mode of access...
  11. ncbi request reprint Response rates and representativeness: a lottery incentive improves physician survey return rates
    Jane Robertson
    Discipline of Clinical Pharmacology, School of Medical Practice and Population Health, Faculty of Health, The University of Newcastle, NSW, Australia
    Pharmacoepidemiol Drug Saf 14:571-7. 2005
    ..To test the effect of a AU dollars 2 scratch lottery ticket on response rates to a national mailed questionnaire of Australian general practitioners (GPs) and medical specialists...
  12. pmc Computerized clinical decision support for prescribing: provision does not guarantee uptake
    Annette Moxey
    Discipline of Clinical Pharmacology, School of Medicine and Public Health, The University of Newcastle, Australia
    J Am Med Inform Assoc 17:25-33. 2010
    ..Such factors must be addressed when deploying CDSSs so that improvements in uptake, practice and patient outcomes may be achieved...
  13. ncbi request reprint Australia's pharmaceutical cost sharing policy: reducing waste or affordability?
    Evan Doran
    Clinical Pharmacology, University of Newcastle, Calvary Mater Hospital, Waratah, NSW 2298
    Aust Health Rev 33:231-40. 2009
    ..Cost sharing policy has gone unscrutinised and uncontested not because cost sharing is unproblematic, but because in the light of the idea of moral hazard it has all the question-deadening weight of common sense...
  14. ncbi request reprint Moral hazard and prescription medicine use in Australia--the patient perspective
    Evan Doran
    Research Academic, Discipline of Clinical Pharmacology, The University of Newcastle, Level 5 CSB, Mater M Hospital, Waratah NSW 2298, Australia
    Soc Sci Med 60:1437-43. 2005
    ..Prescription medicines did not appear as 'common goods' where subsidised access motivates a 'consumer' to demand more or make the prospect of prescription use more attractive or necessary...
  15. ncbi request reprint Patient co-payments and use of prescription medicines
    Evan Doran
    Clinical Pharmacology, School of Medical Practice and Population Health, Faculty of Health, University of Newcastle, Mater Hospital, Waratah, New South Wales
    Aust N Z J Public Health 28:62-7. 2004
    ..To investigate how prescription co-payments influence the medicine use of Australian patients...
  16. ncbi request reprint Use of pharmacoeconomics in prescribing research. Part 1: costs--moving beyond the acquisition price for drugs
    J Robertson
    Clinical Pharmacology, School of Medical Practice and Population Health, Faculty of Health, University of Newcastle, NSW Australia
    J Clin Pharm Ther 28:73-9. 2003
    ..First, we focus on the cost component of an economic evaluation and discuss methodological issues that are relevant to all pharmacoeconomic analyses...
  17. doi request reprint Prescription medicines: decision-making preferences of patients who receive different levels of public subsidy
    Jane Robertson
    Senior LecturerResearch Academic, Clinical Pharmacology, School of Medicine and Public Health, University of Newcastle, NSW, AustraliaConjoint Professor, University of Newcastle, NSW, AustraliaCEO, Institute for Clinical Evaluative Sciences, Toronto, ONProfessor of Medicine, Toronto University, Toronto, ON, CanadaProfessor, School of Public Health, University of Sydney, Sydney, NSW, Australia
    Health Expect 17:15-26. 2014
    ..While patients report the importance of participation in treatment decisions, delegation of decision making to the doctor was common in practice. ..
  18. doi request reprint Pharmaceutical Benefits Scheme cost sharing, patient cost consciousness and prescription affordability
    Evan Doran
    Clinical Pharmacology, University of Newcastle, Level 5 NewMed2 Calvary Mater Hospital, Waratah, NSW 2298, Australia
    Aust Health Rev 35:37-44. 2011
    ..To assess patients' prescription medicine cost consciousness and explore the implications of further cost sharing increases for affordability...
  19. ncbi request reprint Low awareness of adverse drug reaction reporting systems: a consumer survey
    Jane Robertson
    Clinical Pharmacology, School of Medicine and Public Health, University of Newcastle, Newcastle, NSW, Australia jane robertson newcastle edu au
    Med J Aust 199:684-6. 2013
    ..To determine levels of public awareness of consumer adverse drug reaction (ADR) reporting systems in Australia...
  20. doi request reprint Costs of medicines and health care: a concern for Australian women across the ages
    Emily J Walkom
    School of Medicine and Public Health, The University of Newcastle, Newcastle, Australia
    BMC Health Serv Res 13:484. 2013
    ..The aim of our study was to elucidate women's experiences with the day to day expenses that relate to medicines and their health care...
  21. ncbi request reprint Computerised prescribing: assessing the impact on prescription repeats and on generic substitution of some commonly used antibiotics
    David A Newby
    School of Medicine and Public Health, University of Newcastle, Newcastle, NSW, Australia
    Med J Aust 192:192-5. 2010
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  22. ncbi request reprint The influence of specialists on prescribing by GPs. A qualitative study
    Jane Robertson
    School of Medical Practice and Population Health, Faculty of Health, University of Newcastle, New South Wales
    Aust Fam Physician 32:573-6. 2003
    ..To investigate specialists' influence on prescribing by general practitioners...
  23. ncbi request reprint Limitations of Health Insurance Commission (HIC) data for deriving prescribing indicators
    Jane Robertson
    Department of Clinical Pharmacology, School of Medical Practice and Population Health, University of Newcastle, NSW
    Med J Aust 176:419-24. 2002
    ....
  24. ncbi request reprint The impact of specialists on prescribing by general practitioners
    J Robertson
    Discipline of Clinical Pharmacology, School of Population Health Sciences, Faculty of Medicine and Health Sciences, University of Newcastle, NSW
    Med J Aust 175:407-11. 2001
    ..This highlights the need to engage both GPs and specialists in efforts to improve prescribing practices...
  25. ncbi request reprint Personal formularies. An index of prescribing quality?
    J Robertson
    Discipline of Clinical Pharmacology, School of Population Health Sciences, Faculty of Medicine and Health Sciences, The University of Newcastle, NSW Australia
    Eur J Clin Pharmacol 57:333-41. 2001
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  26. ncbi request reprint What price research?
    Jane Robertson
    Aust Fam Physician 35:7. 2006