Mary Carolan

Summary

Affiliation: University of Toronto
Country: Canada

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint "Doing it properly": the experience of first mothering over 35 years
    Mary Carolan
    University of Toronto, Toronto, Ontario, Canada
    Health Care Women Int 26:764-87. 2005
  2. ncbi request reprint Health literacy and the information needs and dilemmas of first-time mothers over 35 years
    Mary Carolan
    Healthcare, Technology and Place, University of Toronto, Toronto, ON, Canada
    J Clin Nurs 16:1162-72. 2007
  3. ncbi request reprint The graying of the obstetric population: implications for the older mother
    Mary Carolan
    Postgraduate School of Nursing, University of Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
    J Obstet Gynecol Neonatal Nurs 32:19-27. 2003
  4. ncbi request reprint Reflexivity: a personal journey during data collection
    Mary Carolan
    Monash Medical Centre, Clayton, Melbourne, Australia
    Nurse Res 10:7-14. 2003
  5. ncbi request reprint Late motherhood: the experience of parturition for first time mothers aged over 35 years
    Mary Carolan
    Monash Medical Center, School of Postgraduate Nursing, University of Melbourne, Carlton, Victoria
    Aust J Midwifery 16:17-20. 2003
  6. ncbi request reprint Maternal and child health nurses: a vital link to the community for primiparae over the age of 35
    Mary Carolan
    Jessie McPherson Hospital, Monash Medical Centre, Australia
    Contemp Nurse 18:133-42. 2004
  7. ncbi request reprint The project: having a baby over 35 years
    Mary Carolan
    School of Nursing and Midwifery, Victoria University, PO Box 14428, Melbourne 8001, Australia
    Women Birth 20:121-6. 2007
  8. ncbi request reprint Women's stories of birth: a suitable form of research evidence?
    Mary Carolan
    School of Nursing and Midwifery, Victoria Institute of Health and Diversity, Victoria University, PO Box 14428, Melbourne 8001, Australia
    Women Birth 19:65-71. 2006
  9. ncbi request reprint 'With woman' philosophy: examining the evidence, answering the questions
    Mary Carolan
    Victoria University, Melbourne, Australia
    Nurs Inq 14:140-52. 2007
  10. ncbi request reprint The role of stories in understanding life events: poststructural construction of the 'self'
    Mary Carolan
    Jessie Mc Pherson Hospital, Monash Medical Centre, Melbourne
    Collegian 12:5-8. 2005

Detail Information

Publications11

  1. ncbi request reprint "Doing it properly": the experience of first mothering over 35 years
    Mary Carolan
    University of Toronto, Toronto, Ontario, Canada
    Health Care Women Int 26:764-87. 2005
    ..Findings from this study offer an alternative explanation of early mothering over 35 years and offers direction to health professionals for easing early motherhood experiences for this growing group of childbearing women...
  2. ncbi request reprint Health literacy and the information needs and dilemmas of first-time mothers over 35 years
    Mary Carolan
    Healthcare, Technology and Place, University of Toronto, Toronto, ON, Canada
    J Clin Nurs 16:1162-72. 2007
    ..This paper aims to highlight the information-based dilemmas of a particular group of healthcare patients, first-time mothers over 35 years...
  3. ncbi request reprint The graying of the obstetric population: implications for the older mother
    Mary Carolan
    Postgraduate School of Nursing, University of Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
    J Obstet Gynecol Neonatal Nurs 32:19-27. 2003
    ..To review the literature on the relationship between advanced maternal age and pregnancy outcomes and to discuss social trends in childbearing...
  4. ncbi request reprint Reflexivity: a personal journey during data collection
    Mary Carolan
    Monash Medical Centre, Clayton, Melbourne, Australia
    Nurse Res 10:7-14. 2003
    In this article Mary Carolan explores the notion of reflexivity as it applies to qualitative research...
  5. ncbi request reprint Late motherhood: the experience of parturition for first time mothers aged over 35 years
    Mary Carolan
    Monash Medical Center, School of Postgraduate Nursing, University of Melbourne, Carlton, Victoria
    Aust J Midwifery 16:17-20. 2003
    ..Preliminary findings from interviews conducted immediately postpartum are presented in this paper. Participants identified adjustment to motherhood as a particularly challenging event...
  6. ncbi request reprint Maternal and child health nurses: a vital link to the community for primiparae over the age of 35
    Mary Carolan
    Jessie McPherson Hospital, Monash Medical Centre, Australia
    Contemp Nurse 18:133-42. 2004
    ..This paper reports on findings from a longitudinal qualitative study, outlining the importance of maternal & child health nurses in providing support and in facilitating links to the community for primiparae over the age of 35 years...
  7. ncbi request reprint The project: having a baby over 35 years
    Mary Carolan
    School of Nursing and Midwifery, Victoria University, PO Box 14428, Melbourne 8001, Australia
    Women Birth 20:121-6. 2007
    ..The purpose of this Australian study was to evaluate the experiences of a group of first time mothers aged more than 35 years...
  8. ncbi request reprint Women's stories of birth: a suitable form of research evidence?
    Mary Carolan
    School of Nursing and Midwifery, Victoria Institute of Health and Diversity, Victoria University, PO Box 14428, Melbourne 8001, Australia
    Women Birth 19:65-71. 2006
    ..This review aims to address an area poorly attended in the literature and asks specifically: Are women's birth stories a suitable form of research evidence in midwifery?..
  9. ncbi request reprint 'With woman' philosophy: examining the evidence, answering the questions
    Mary Carolan
    Victoria University, Melbourne, Australia
    Nurs Inq 14:140-52. 2007
    ..To date, there has been no thorough evaluation of this emerging midwifery philosophy in Australia. In order to open the debate, this paper aims to initiate a discussion of 'with woman' midwifery care as it applies to Australian practice...
  10. ncbi request reprint The role of stories in understanding life events: poststructural construction of the 'self'
    Mary Carolan
    Jessie Mc Pherson Hospital, Monash Medical Centre, Melbourne
    Collegian 12:5-8. 2005
    ..This understanding of storytelling when caring for patients can encourage the nurse to exchange stories in order to provide opportunities for patients to tell their own stories...
  11. ncbi request reprint Out of the ashes: the new bachelor of midwifery curriculum at Victoria University
    Mary Carolan
    School of Nursing and Midwifery, Victoria University, PO Box 14428, Melbourne 8001, Australia
    Women Birth 20:127-30. 2007
    ..The basic premise of the paper is lessons learnt along the way...