Gina Browne

Summary

Affiliation: McMaster University
Country: Canada

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Sertraline and/or interpersonal psychotherapy for patients with dysthymic disorder in primary care: 6-month comparison with longitudinal 2-year follow-up of effectiveness and costs
    Gina Browne
    System Linked Research Unit on Health and Social Service Utilization, McMaster University, Faculty of Health Sciences, 1200 Main Street West, HSC 3N46, Hamilton, Ontario, Canada L8N 3Z5
    J Affect Disord 68:317-30. 2002
  2. doi request reprint The effects and costs of a multifactorial and interdisciplinary team approach to falls prevention for older home care clients 'at risk' for falling: a randomized controlled trial
    Maureen Markle-Reid
    McMaster University, School of Nursing, Hamilton, Ontario
    Can J Aging 29:139-61. 2010
  3. ncbi request reprint Burden of dysthymia and comorbid illness in adults in a Canadian primary care setting: high rates of psychiatric illness in the offspring
    Barbara Bell
    System Linked Research Unit on Health and Social Service Utilization, McMaster University, Faculty of Health Sciences, 1200 Main Street West, HSC 3N46, Hamilton, Ontario, Canada L8N 3Z5
    J Affect Disord 78:73-80. 2004
  4. doi request reprint Nurse-led health promotion interventions improve quality of life in frail older home care clients: lessons learned from three randomized trials in Ontario, Canada
    Maureen Markle-Reid
    School of Nursing and Associate Member, Clinical Epidemiology and Biostatistics, McMaster University, Hamilton, Ontario, Canada
    J Eval Clin Pract 19:118-31. 2013
  5. ncbi request reprint Impact of support services provided by a community-based AIDS service organization on persons living with HIV/AIDS
    Joan Crook
    Community Linked Evaluation AIDS Resource CLEAR Unit, McMaster University, Hamilton, Ontario, Canada
    J Assoc Nurses AIDS Care 16:39-49. 2005
  6. pmc An interprofessional nurse-led mental health promotion intervention for older home care clients with depressive symptoms
    Maureen Markle-Reid
    School of Nursing, McMaster University, Hamilton, Ontario, Canada
    BMC Geriatr 14:62. 2014
  7. doi request reprint A primary care cardiovascular risk reduction clinic in Canada was more effective and no more expensive than usual on-demand primary care--a randomised controlled trial
    Michael Mills
    Caroline Medical Group, ystem Linked Research Unit on Health and Social Service Utilisation, McMaster University, Hamilton, Ontario, Canada
    Health Soc Care Community 18:30-40. 2010
  8. ncbi request reprint Interprofessional stroke rehabilitation for stroke survivors using home care
    Maureen Markle-Reid
    School of Nursing, McMaster University, Hamilton, Ontario, Canada
    Can J Neurol Sci 38:317-34. 2011
  9. ncbi request reprint Evaluating health-related quality of life and priority health problems in patients with prostate cancer: a strategy for defining the role of the advanced practice nurse
    Denise Bryant-Lukosius
    School of Nursing and Department of Oncology, McMaster University, Hamilton, ON
    Can Oncol Nurs J 20:5-14. 2010
  10. ncbi request reprint Recreation for children on social assistance, 4-17 years old, pays for itself the same year
    Marilyn Ott
    School of Nursing, McMaster University, 1200 Main Street West, HSC 2J21, Hamilton, Ontario, Canada L8N 3Z5
    J Public Health (Oxf) 28:203-8. 2006

Detail Information

Publications30

  1. ncbi request reprint Sertraline and/or interpersonal psychotherapy for patients with dysthymic disorder in primary care: 6-month comparison with longitudinal 2-year follow-up of effectiveness and costs
    Gina Browne
    System Linked Research Unit on Health and Social Service Utilization, McMaster University, Faculty of Health Sciences, 1200 Main Street West, HSC 3N46, Hamilton, Ontario, Canada L8N 3Z5
    J Affect Disord 68:317-30. 2002
    ..There is little information on the long-term effects and costs of a combination of Sertraline and interpersonal psychotherapy (IPT) for the treatment of dysthymia in primary care...
  2. doi request reprint The effects and costs of a multifactorial and interdisciplinary team approach to falls prevention for older home care clients 'at risk' for falling: a randomized controlled trial
    Maureen Markle-Reid
    McMaster University, School of Nursing, Hamilton, Ontario
    Can J Aging 29:139-61. 2010
    ..Quality of life was improved, slips and trips were reduced, as were falls among males (75-84 years old) with a fear of falling or negative fall history...
  3. ncbi request reprint Burden of dysthymia and comorbid illness in adults in a Canadian primary care setting: high rates of psychiatric illness in the offspring
    Barbara Bell
    System Linked Research Unit on Health and Social Service Utilization, McMaster University, Faculty of Health Sciences, 1200 Main Street West, HSC 3N46, Hamilton, Ontario, Canada L8N 3Z5
    J Affect Disord 78:73-80. 2004
    ..Two groups of primary care patients: those who scored positive for comorbid dysthymia versus those who scored negative for any psychiatric disorder were compared...
  4. doi request reprint Nurse-led health promotion interventions improve quality of life in frail older home care clients: lessons learned from three randomized trials in Ontario, Canada
    Maureen Markle-Reid
    School of Nursing and Associate Member, Clinical Epidemiology and Biostatistics, McMaster University, Hamilton, Ontario, Canada
    J Eval Clin Pract 19:118-31. 2013
    ..Each study was designed to evaluate the effectiveness of different multi-component nurse-led health promotion and disease prevention (HPDP) interventions...
  5. ncbi request reprint Impact of support services provided by a community-based AIDS service organization on persons living with HIV/AIDS
    Joan Crook
    Community Linked Evaluation AIDS Resource CLEAR Unit, McMaster University, Hamilton, Ontario, Canada
    J Assoc Nurses AIDS Care 16:39-49. 2005
    ..The results suggest community-based services can enhance health-related quality of life for persons living with HIV/AIDS by increasing providers' capacity to identify and address client depression and its consequences...
  6. pmc An interprofessional nurse-led mental health promotion intervention for older home care clients with depressive symptoms
    Maureen Markle-Reid
    School of Nursing, McMaster University, Hamilton, Ontario, Canada
    BMC Geriatr 14:62. 2014
    ....
  7. doi request reprint A primary care cardiovascular risk reduction clinic in Canada was more effective and no more expensive than usual on-demand primary care--a randomised controlled trial
    Michael Mills
    Caroline Medical Group, ystem Linked Research Unit on Health and Social Service Utilisation, McMaster University, Hamilton, Ontario, Canada
    Health Soc Care Community 18:30-40. 2010
    ..A CaRR clinic is more effective in reducing CVD risk after 1 year compared with nurse phone intervention and usual care with no additional expense found...
  8. ncbi request reprint Interprofessional stroke rehabilitation for stroke survivors using home care
    Maureen Markle-Reid
    School of Nursing, McMaster University, Hamilton, Ontario, Canada
    Can J Neurol Sci 38:317-34. 2011
    ..To compare a specialized interprofessional team approach to community-based stroke rehabilitation with usual home care for stroke survivors using home care services...
  9. ncbi request reprint Evaluating health-related quality of life and priority health problems in patients with prostate cancer: a strategy for defining the role of the advanced practice nurse
    Denise Bryant-Lukosius
    School of Nursing and Department of Oncology, McMaster University, Hamilton, ON
    Can Oncol Nurs J 20:5-14. 2010
    ..They may benefit more from an APN role that can provide ongoing rather than episodic supportive care to assess and manage the multiple, new, and worsening health problems associated with progressive disease...
  10. ncbi request reprint Recreation for children on social assistance, 4-17 years old, pays for itself the same year
    Marilyn Ott
    School of Nursing, McMaster University, 1200 Main Street West, HSC 2J21, Hamilton, Ontario, Canada L8N 3Z5
    J Public Health (Oxf) 28:203-8. 2006
    ..This group also proved to have improvement of the global socioeconomic status, with a 10% greater exit from the social assistance program within 1 year...
  11. ncbi request reprint An Ontario initiative to enhance the effectiveness of AIDS Service Organizations: Community-Linked Evaluation of AIDS Resources
    Gina Browne
    CLEAR Unit, McMaster University, Hamilton, Ontario
    J Assoc Nurses AIDS Care 16:49-52. 2005
    ..The AIDS Bureau of the Ontario Provincial Government established the Community-Linked Evaluation of AIDS Resources Unit (CLEAR), which works in partnership with the AIDS Bureau and 31 of 74 AIDS Service Organizations (ASOs) in Ontario...
  12. ncbi request reprint Community-based HIV education and prevention workers respond to a changing environment
    Dale Guenter
    Department of Family, McMaster University, Hamilton, Ontario, Canada
    J Assoc Nurses AIDS Care 16:29-36. 2005
    ..Understanding these points of tension is important for the nursing profession when it is engaged with ASOs in programming or evaluation research...
  13. pmc Reducing depression in older home care clients: design of a prospective study of a nurse-led interprofessional mental health promotion intervention
    Maureen F Markle-Reid
    School of Nursing, McMaster University, Hamilton, Ontario, Canada
    BMC Geriatr 11:50. 2011
    ....
  14. doi request reprint A cross-sectional study of the prevalence, correlates, and costs of falls in older home care clients 'at risk' for falling
    Maureen Markle-Reid
    McMaster University, School of Nursing, Hamilton, Ontario
    Can J Aging 29:119-37. 2010
    ..g., cognitive impairment, Parkinson's disease), age >or= 85 years, environmental hazards, previous slip or trip, and visual impairment...
  15. doi request reprint A comparative assessment of attendance and nonattendance at Camp Trillium by children with cancer and their families; including their utilization of health and social services
    Ronald D Barr
    McMaster Children s Hospital, Hamilton Health Sciences, Hamilton, Ontario, Canada
    J Pediatr Hematol Oncol 32:358-65. 2010
    ..The biggest camp for children with cancer and their families provided an opportunity to conduct such an investigation...
  16. doi request reprint Recovery-oriented service provision and clinical outcomes in assertive community treatment
    Sean A Kidd
    McMaster University, Hamilton, Ontario, Canada
    Psychiatr Rehabil J 34:194-201. 2011
    ..The present study was designed to examine the relationship between recovery-orientation of service provision for persons with severe mental illnesses and outcomes in Assertive Community Treatment (ACT)...
  17. ncbi request reprint Effects of cultural sensitivity training on health care provider attitudes and patient outcomes
    Basanti Majumdar
    School of Nursing, Department of Family Medicine, McMaster University, Faculty of Health Sciences, Room HSC 3N28, 1200 Main Street West, Hamilton, Ontario, Canada L8N 3Z5
    J Nurs Scholarsh 36:161-6. 2004
    ....
  18. ncbi request reprint Health promotion for frail older home care clients
    Maureen Markle-Reid
    Ontario Ministry of Health and Long Term Care, Health Research Personnel Development Fund, Ontario, Canada
    J Adv Nurs 54:381-95. 2006
    ..This paper reports a study evaluating the comparative effects and costs of a proactive nursing health promotion intervention in addition to usual home care for older people compared with usual home care services alone...
  19. ncbi request reprint Effective/efficient mental health programs for school-age children: a synthesis of reviews
    Gina Browne
    System Linked Research Unit SLRU, School of Nursing, McMaster University, Hamilton, Ont, Canada
    Soc Sci Med 58:1367-84. 2004
    ..Joint decision-making would require intersectoral governance, pooling of some funding, and policy changes to retain savings at the local level. Savings could finance expansion of services for additional youth...
  20. ncbi request reprint The 2-year costs and effects of a public health nursing case management intervention on mood-disordered single parents on social assistance
    Maureen Markle-Reid
    System Linked Research Unit on Health and Social Service Utilization, School of Nursing, McMaster University, Room 3N46, 1200 Main Street West, Hamilton, Ontario, L8N 3Z5, Canada
    J Eval Clin Pract 8:45-59. 2002
    ..A total of 43% of these parents had a major depressive disorder and 38% had two or three other health conditions at baseline...
  21. pmc Development and feasibility testing of decision support for patients who are candidates for a prophylactic implantable defibrillator: a study protocol for a pilot randomized controlled trial
    Sandra L Carroll
    School of Nursing, Faculty of Health Sciences, McMaster University, Hamilton, ON, Canada
    Trials 14:346. 2013
    ..The objectives of this research are: 1) develop a decision aid, 2) evaluate the decision aid, and 3) determine the feasibility of conducting a trial...
  22. ncbi request reprint Advanced practice nursing roles: development, implementation and evaluation
    Denise Bryant-Lukosius
    School of Nursing, McMaster University, Hamilton, Ontario, Canada
    J Adv Nurs 48:519-29. 2004
    ....
  23. pmc Conceptualization and measurement of integrated human service networks for evaluation
    Gina Browne
    McMaster University, Faculty of Health Sciences, Founder and Director, System Linked Research Unit on Health and Social Service Utilization Professor, School of Nursing, Department of Clinical Epidemiology and Biostatistics, Hamilton, Ontario, Canada
    Int J Integr Care 7:e51. 2007
    ..The combination of concepts was derived from existing theoretical, policy, and measurement approaches in order to establish the content validity and comprehensiveness of the proposed measure...
  24. ncbi request reprint Conceptualizations of frailty in relation to older adults
    Maureen Markle-Reid
    Faculty of Health Sciences, School of Nursing, McMaster University, Hamilton, Ontario, Canada
    J Adv Nurs 44:58-68. 2003
    ..The aim of this article is to discuss the concept of frailty and its adequacy in identifying and describing older adults as frail...
  25. ncbi request reprint The prevalence, correlates, and costs of depression in people living with HIV/AIDS in Ontario: implications for service directions
    Peter Williams
    Ontario AIDS Network, Toronto, Ontario, Canada
    AIDS Educ Prev 17:119-30. 2005
    ..Findings suggest quality-of-life of PHAs may be improved by expanding the capacity of ASO workers to recognize and address depression, including helping depressed PHA access appropriate medication and sustain medication regimes...
  26. ncbi request reprint Characteristics of people living with HIV who use community-based services in Ontario, Canada: implications for service providers
    Peter Williams
    Ontario AIDS Network, Toronto, Ontario, Canada
    J Assoc Nurses AIDS Care 16:50-63. 2005
    ..In an effort to strengthen CBAO capacity to recognize and address depression and physical health problems prevalent among their clients, links to other mainstream health promotion and social services is recommended...
  27. ncbi request reprint Changes in children's behavior and costs for service use associated with parents' response to treatment for dysthymia
    Carolyn Byrne
    University of Ontario Institute of Technology, Faculty of Health Sciences, Oshawa, ON, Canada
    J Am Acad Child Adolesc Psychiatry 45:239-46. 2006
    ..This study examined differences in children's behavior and expenditures for health and social services used when their parents with dysthymia did or did not respond to antidepressant therapy...
  28. ncbi request reprint Can we afford consumers choice in home care?
    Carol L McWilliam
    Faculty of Health Sciences, School of Nursing, University of Western Ontario, London, Canada
    Care Manag J 8:171-8. 2007
    ..While further investigation is needed, offering clients choice of involvement in their in-home case management may both lower costs and optimize clients' potential for involvement in their care...
  29. ncbi request reprint The effectiveness and efficiency of home-based nursing health promotion for older people: a review of the literature
    Maureen Markle-Reid
    McMaster University and the Ontario Ministry of Health and Long Term Care, Health Research Personnel Development Fund
    Med Care Res Rev 63:531-69. 2006
    ..Findings also indicate the need for a theoretical foundation, increased emphasis on health-promotion strategies, and more research using a more complete economic evaluation to establish efficiency...
  30. ncbi request reprint Flexible client-driven in-home case management: an option to consider
    Carol L McWilliam
    Faculty of Health Sciences, University of Western Ontario, London, Canada
    Care Manag J 5:73-86. 2004
    ..Alternative case management models do attract different client groups, and having a choice does not alter care costs or outcomes. Flexible client-driven case management may be experienced positively by case managers and other providers...