Virginia A Schmied

Summary

Affiliation: University of Western Sydney
Country: Australia

Publications

  1. pmc Digging over that old ground: an Australian perspective of women's experience of psychosocial assessment and depression screening in pregnancy and following birth
    Mellanie Rollans
    School of Nursing and Midwifery, University of Western Sydney, Sydney, Australia
    BMC Womens Health 13:18. 2013
  2. pmc Risk of recurrence, subsequent mode of birth and morbidity for women who experienced severe perineal trauma in a first birth in New South Wales between 2000-2008: a population based data linkage study
    Holly Priddis
    School of Nursing and Midwifery, University of Western Sydney, Penrith South DC, NSW, Australia
    BMC Pregnancy Childbirth 13:89. 2013
  3. pmc Negotiating policy in practice: child and family health nurses' approach to the process of postnatal psychosocial assessment
    Mellanie Rollans
    School of Nursing and Midwifery, University of Western Sydney, Sydney, NSW, Australia
    BMC Health Serv Res 13:133. 2013
  4. doi request reprint Maternal mental health in Australia and New Zealand: a review of longitudinal studies
    Virginia Schmied
    School of Nursing and Midwifery, University of Western Sydney, Sydney, Australia
    Women Birth 26:167-78. 2013
  5. pmc Contradictions and conflict: a meta-ethnographic study of migrant women's experiences of breastfeeding in a new country
    Virginia Schmied
    School of Nursing and Midwifery, Family and Community Health Research Group, Locked Bag 1797, Penrith South DC, NSW, Australia
    BMC Pregnancy Childbirth 12:163. 2012
  6. pmc Australian general practitioners' perspectives on their role in well-child health care
    Adrian Jeyendra
    University of Western Sydney School of Medicine, Campbelltown, NSW 2560, Australia
    BMC Fam Pract 14:2. 2013
  7. pmc Miller Early Childhood Sustained Home-visiting (MECSH) trial: design, method and sample description
    Lynn Kemp
    Centre for Health Equity Training Research and Evaluation, part of the Centre for Primary Health Care and Equity, School of Public Health and Community Medicine, University of NSW, Liverpool Hospital, Liverpool BC NSW 1871, Australia
    BMC Public Health 8:424. 2008
  8. pmc Moxibustion for cephalic version: a feasibility randomised controlled trial
    Carole K Do
    School of Biomedical and Health Sciences, University of Western Sydney, Locked Bag 1797, Penrith South DC, NSW 2751, Australia
    BMC Complement Altern Med 11:81. 2011
  9. doi request reprint Time to listen: strategies to improve hospital-based postnatal care
    Virginia Schmied
    University of Western Sydney, School of Nursing, Penrith, NSW, Australia
    Women Birth 21:99-105. 2008
  10. pmc Ten steps or climbing a mountain: a study of Australian health professionals' perceptions of implementing the baby friendly health initiative to protect, promote and support breastfeeding
    Virginia Schmied
    School of Nursing and Midwifery, University of Western Sydney, Sydney, Australia
    BMC Health Serv Res 11:208. 2011

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Publications14

  1. pmc Digging over that old ground: an Australian perspective of women's experience of psychosocial assessment and depression screening in pregnancy and following birth
    Mellanie Rollans
    School of Nursing and Midwifery, University of Western Sydney, Sydney, Australia
    BMC Womens Health 13:18. 2013
    ..This paper describes women's experience of psychosocial assessment and depression screening examining the meaning they attribute to assessment and how this influences their response...
  2. pmc Risk of recurrence, subsequent mode of birth and morbidity for women who experienced severe perineal trauma in a first birth in New South Wales between 2000-2008: a population based data linkage study
    Holly Priddis
    School of Nursing and Midwifery, University of Western Sydney, Penrith South DC, NSW, Australia
    BMC Pregnancy Childbirth 13:89. 2013
    ..The aim of this study is to determine the risk of recurrence, subsequent mode of birth and morbidity for women who experienced severe perineal trauma during their first birth in New South Wales (NSW) between 2000 - 2008...
  3. pmc Negotiating policy in practice: child and family health nurses' approach to the process of postnatal psychosocial assessment
    Mellanie Rollans
    School of Nursing and Midwifery, University of Western Sydney, Sydney, NSW, Australia
    BMC Health Serv Res 13:133. 2013
    ..An observational tool (4D&4R) and field notes were used to record observations and analysed descriptively using frequencies. Field notes, interview data and discussion group transcripts were analysed thematically...
  4. doi request reprint Maternal mental health in Australia and New Zealand: a review of longitudinal studies
    Virginia Schmied
    School of Nursing and Midwifery, University of Western Sydney, Sydney, Australia
    Women Birth 26:167-78. 2013
    ....
  5. pmc Contradictions and conflict: a meta-ethnographic study of migrant women's experiences of breastfeeding in a new country
    Virginia Schmied
    School of Nursing and Midwifery, Family and Community Health Research Group, Locked Bag 1797, Penrith South DC, NSW, Australia
    BMC Pregnancy Childbirth 12:163. 2012
    ..The aim of this paper is to report the findings of a meta-ethnographic study that explored migrant and refugee women's experiences and practices related to breastfeeding in a new country...
  6. pmc Australian general practitioners' perspectives on their role in well-child health care
    Adrian Jeyendra
    University of Western Sydney School of Medicine, Campbelltown, NSW 2560, Australia
    BMC Fam Pract 14:2. 2013
    ..However, the role of the GP in well-child health care is not well understood in Australia. The aim of this study was to describe the role of the GP in providing services for well-children and families in Australia...
  7. pmc Miller Early Childhood Sustained Home-visiting (MECSH) trial: design, method and sample description
    Lynn Kemp
    Centre for Health Equity Training Research and Evaluation, part of the Centre for Primary Health Care and Equity, School of Public Health and Community Medicine, University of NSW, Liverpool Hospital, Liverpool BC NSW 1871, Australia
    BMC Public Health 8:424. 2008
    ....
  8. pmc Moxibustion for cephalic version: a feasibility randomised controlled trial
    Carole K Do
    School of Biomedical and Health Sciences, University of Western Sydney, Locked Bag 1797, Penrith South DC, NSW 2751, Australia
    BMC Complement Altern Med 11:81. 2011
    ....
  9. doi request reprint Time to listen: strategies to improve hospital-based postnatal care
    Virginia Schmied
    University of Western Sydney, School of Nursing, Penrith, NSW, Australia
    Women Birth 21:99-105. 2008
    ..In Australia and internationally, women report high levels of dissatisfaction with hospital-based postnatal care...
  10. pmc Ten steps or climbing a mountain: a study of Australian health professionals' perceptions of implementing the baby friendly health initiative to protect, promote and support breastfeeding
    Virginia Schmied
    School of Nursing and Midwifery, University of Western Sydney, Sydney, Australia
    BMC Health Serv Res 11:208. 2011
    ..This paper examines the perceptions of BFHI held by midwives and nurses working in one Area Health Service in NSW, Australia...
  11. doi request reprint The nature and impact of collaboration and integrated service delivery for pregnant women, children and families
    Virginia Schmied
    School of Nursing and Midwifery, University of Western Sydney, Penrith South DC, NSW, Australia
    J Clin Nurs 19:3516-26. 2010
    ..This paper explores the impact of models of integrated services for pregnant women, children and families and the nature of collaboration between midwives, child and family health nurses and general practitioners...
  12. doi request reprint 'Not waving but drowning': a study of the experiences and concerns of midwives and other health professionals caring for obese childbearing women
    Virginia A Schmied
    School of Nursing and Midwifery, College of Health and Science, University of Western Sydney, Building EB, Parramatta Campus, Locked Bag 1797, Penrith South DC, NSW 1797, Australia
    Midwifery 27:424-30. 2011
    ..to explore the experiences and concerns of health professionals who care for childbearing women who are obese...
  13. doi request reprint An evaluation of strategies to improve the quality and content of hospital-based postnatal care in a metropolitan Australian hospital
    Virginia Schmied
    School of Nursing and Midwifery, University of Western Sydney, Building ER, Parramatta Campus, Penrith South DC 1797, Penrith, NSW, Australia
    J Clin Nurs 18:1850-61. 2009
    ..This study aimed to design, implement and evaluate strategies to improve the quality and content of hospital-based postnatal care...
  14. doi request reprint 'Get alongside us', women's experiences of being overweight and pregnant in Sydney, Australia
    Annie Mills
    School of Nursing and Midwifery, University of Western Sydney, Penrith New South Wales, Sydney, Australia
    Matern Child Nutr 9:309-21. 2013
    ..Health professionals need to consider new approaches or models of care for overweight women that give them support and enable individual needs and expectations to be met. Culturally specific programs may also need to be developed...