Felicity Goodyear-Smith

Summary

Affiliation: University of Auckland
Country: New Zealand

Publications

  1. pmc Case finding of lifestyle and mental health disorders in primary care: validation of the 'CHAT' tool
    Felicity Goodyear-Smith
    Department of General Practice and Primary Health Care, School of Population Health, University of Auckland, New Zealand
    Br J Gen Pract 58:26-31. 2008
  2. ncbi request reprint Early connections: effectiveness of a pre-call intervention to improve immunisation coverage and timeliness
    Felicity Goodyear-Smith
    Department of General Practice and Primary Health Care, The University of Auckland, PB 92019, Auckland, New Zealand
    J Prim Health Care 4:189-98. 2012
  3. pmc Analysis of decisions made in meta-analyses of depression screening and the risk of confirmation bias: a case study
    Felicity A Goodyear-Smith
    Department of General Practice and Primary Health Care, University of Auckland, Auckland, New Zealand
    BMC Med Res Methodol 12:76. 2012
  4. doi request reprint International learning on increasing the value and effectiveness of primary care (I LIVE PC) New Zealand
    Felicity Goodyear-Smith
    Department of General Practice and Primary Health Care, University of Auckland, New Zealand
    J Am Board Fam Med 25:S39-44. 2012
  5. doi request reprint New Zealand rural primary health care workforce in 2005: more than just a doctor shortage
    Felicity Goodyear-Smith
    Department of General Practice and Primary Health Care, School of Population Health, Faculty of Medical and Health Sciences, The University of Auckland, Auckland, New Zealand
    Aust J Rural Health 16:40-6. 2008
  6. ncbi request reprint Immunization in the print media - perspectives presented by the press
    Felicity Goodyear-Smith
    Department of General Practice and Primary Health Care, School of Population Health, University of Auckland, Auckland, New Zealand
    J Health Commun 12:759-70. 2007
  7. ncbi request reprint What is the evidence for non-sexual transmission of gonorrhoea in children after the neonatal period? A systematic review
    Felicity Goodyear-Smith
    Department of General Practice and Primary Health Care, School of Population Health, Faculty of Medical and Health Science, The University of Auckland, PB 92019, Auckland, New Zealand
    J Forensic Leg Med 14:489-502. 2007
  8. ncbi request reprint Determining immunisation coverage rates in primary health care practices: a simple goal but a complex task
    Felicity Goodyear-Smith
    Department of General Practice and Primary Health Care, School of Population Health, Faculty of Medical and Health Sciences, The University of Auckland, New Zealand
    Int J Med Inform 77:477-85. 2008
  9. ncbi request reprint Follow-up of MMR vaccination status in children referred to a pediatric immunization clinic on account of egg allergy
    Felicity Goodyear-Smith
    Goodfellow Unit, Department of General Practice and Primary Health Care, School of Population Health, Faculty of Medical and Health Science, University of Auckland
    Hum Vaccin 1:118-22. 2005
  10. ncbi request reprint First trimester medical termination of pregnancy: an alternative for New Zealand women
    Felicity Goodyear-Smith
    Auckland Medical Aid Centre, Mt Eden, Auckland, New Zealand
    Aust N Z J Obstet Gynaecol 46:193-8. 2006

Detail Information

Publications67

  1. pmc Case finding of lifestyle and mental health disorders in primary care: validation of the 'CHAT' tool
    Felicity Goodyear-Smith
    Department of General Practice and Primary Health Care, School of Population Health, University of Auckland, New Zealand
    Br J Gen Pract 58:26-31. 2008
    ..This tool checks for tobacco use, alcohol and other drug misuse, problem gambling, depression, anxiety and stress, abuse, anger problems, inactivity, and eating disorders. It is well accepted by patients, GPs and nurses...
  2. ncbi request reprint Early connections: effectiveness of a pre-call intervention to improve immunisation coverage and timeliness
    Felicity Goodyear-Smith
    Department of General Practice and Primary Health Care, The University of Auckland, PB 92019, Auckland, New Zealand
    J Prim Health Care 4:189-98. 2012
    ..Developing a relationship with an infant's parents and general practice staff soon after birth followed by a systematic approach can reduce the number of delayed first immunisations...
  3. pmc Analysis of decisions made in meta-analyses of depression screening and the risk of confirmation bias: a case study
    Felicity A Goodyear-Smith
    Department of General Practice and Primary Health Care, University of Auckland, Auckland, New Zealand
    BMC Med Res Methodol 12:76. 2012
    ..Depression is common in primary care and clinicians are encouraged to screen their patients. Meta-analyses have evaluated the effectiveness of screening, but two author groups consistently reached completely opposite conclusions...
  4. doi request reprint International learning on increasing the value and effectiveness of primary care (I LIVE PC) New Zealand
    Felicity Goodyear-Smith
    Department of General Practice and Primary Health Care, University of Auckland, New Zealand
    J Am Board Fam Med 25:S39-44. 2012
    ..In this article, we discuss reforms to NZ's primary care arrangements over the past 2 decades and reflect on the lessons learned, their relevance to the United States, and issues that remain to be resolved...
  5. doi request reprint New Zealand rural primary health care workforce in 2005: more than just a doctor shortage
    Felicity Goodyear-Smith
    Department of General Practice and Primary Health Care, School of Population Health, Faculty of Medical and Health Sciences, The University of Auckland, Auckland, New Zealand
    Aust J Rural Health 16:40-6. 2008
    ..To obtain a 2005 snapshot of New Zealand (NZ) rural primary health care workforce, specifically GPs, general practice nurses and community pharmacists...
  6. ncbi request reprint Immunization in the print media - perspectives presented by the press
    Felicity Goodyear-Smith
    Department of General Practice and Primary Health Care, School of Population Health, University of Auckland, Auckland, New Zealand
    J Health Commun 12:759-70. 2007
    ..Strategies implemented by the Immunization Advisory Centre to counter misinformation may have contributed to reduction in anti-immunization messages...
  7. ncbi request reprint What is the evidence for non-sexual transmission of gonorrhoea in children after the neonatal period? A systematic review
    Felicity Goodyear-Smith
    Department of General Practice and Primary Health Care, School of Population Health, Faculty of Medical and Health Science, The University of Auckland, PB 92019, Auckland, New Zealand
    J Forensic Leg Med 14:489-502. 2007
    ..Doctors and lawyers need to be cognisant of the large body of literature demonstrating both sexual and non-sexual means of transmission of gonorrhoea in children...
  8. ncbi request reprint Determining immunisation coverage rates in primary health care practices: a simple goal but a complex task
    Felicity Goodyear-Smith
    Department of General Practice and Primary Health Care, School of Population Health, Faculty of Medical and Health Sciences, The University of Auckland, New Zealand
    Int J Med Inform 77:477-85. 2008
    ..To explore the quality of data recording by practices and identify issues to be considered and addressed before such data can be used as a continuous measure of immunisation delivery...
  9. ncbi request reprint Follow-up of MMR vaccination status in children referred to a pediatric immunization clinic on account of egg allergy
    Felicity Goodyear-Smith
    Goodfellow Unit, Department of General Practice and Primary Health Care, School of Population Health, Faculty of Medical and Health Science, University of Auckland
    Hum Vaccin 1:118-22. 2005
    ....
  10. ncbi request reprint First trimester medical termination of pregnancy: an alternative for New Zealand women
    Felicity Goodyear-Smith
    Auckland Medical Aid Centre, Mt Eden, Auckland, New Zealand
    Aust N Z J Obstet Gynaecol 46:193-8. 2006
    ..First trimester medical terminations of pregnancy (TOP) have been carried out in a private abortion clinic in Auckland from 1 July 2003 to 30 June 2005...
  11. pmc Primary care patients reporting concerns about their gambling frequently have other co-occurring lifestyle and mental health issues
    Felicity Goodyear-Smith
    Department of General Practice and Primary Health Care, School of Population Health, The University of Auckland, Auckland, New Zealand
    BMC Fam Pract 7:25. 2006
    ....
  12. pmc Patients prefer pictures to numbers to express cardiovascular benefit from treatment
    Felicity Goodyear-Smith
    Department of General Practice and Primary Health Care, The University of Auckland, New Zealand
    Ann Fam Med 6:213-7. 2008
    ..This study aimed to determine which methods of expressing a preventive medication's benefit encourage patients with known cardiovascular disease to decide to take the medication and which methods patients prefer...
  13. ncbi request reprint Evaluation of e-textbooks. DynaMed, MD Consult and UpToDate
    Felicity Goodyear-Smith
    Department of General Practice and Primary Health Care, University of Auckland, New Zealand
    Aust Fam Physician 37:878-82. 2008
    ..To evaluate the acceptability and utilisation of three electronic textbooks: DynaMed, MD Consult (including FirstConsult) and UpToDate...
  14. doi request reprint Recruitment of practices in primary care research: the long and the short of it
    Felicity Goodyear-Smith
    Department of General Practice and Primary Health Care, School of Population Health, Faculty of Medical and Health Science, The University of Auckland, Auckland, New Zealand
    Fam Pract 26:128-36. 2009
    ..To determine factors that facilitated or hindered recruitment of general practices into a large New Zealand primary care project that aimed to determine general practice characteristics of immunization coverage...
  15. ncbi request reprint Immunization champions: characteristics of general practitioners associated with better immunization delivery
    Felicity Goodyear-Smith
    Department of General Practice and Primary Health Care, School of Population Health, University of Auckland, Auckland, New Zealand
    Hum Vaccin 5:403-11. 2009
    ..Greater GP knowledge and confidence in their knowledge was associated with higher practice immunization coverage, whereas immunization delivery was more timely at practices where GPs perceived parental access difficulties a barrier...
  16. doi request reprint Choosing medical or surgical terminations of pregnancy in the first trimester: what is the difference?
    Felicity Goodyear-Smith
    Department of General Practice and Primary Health Care, School of Population Health, Faculty of Medical and Health Sciences, The University of Auckland, Auckland, New Zealand
    Aust N Z J Obstet Gynaecol 49:211-5. 2009
    ..Women seeking termination of pregnancy in Auckland, New Zealand can chose between medical and surgical options up to eight weeks gestation...
  17. pmc Asking for help is helpful: validation of a brief lifestyle and mood assessment tool in primary health care
    Felicity Goodyear-Smith
    Department of General Practice and Primary Health Care, The University of Auckland, Auckland PB 92019, New Zealand
    Ann Fam Med 7:239-44. 2009
    ..For each issue patients are asked whether they would like help, either during the consultation or at a later date. This study aims to assess the value of the help question...
  18. doi request reprint Anticonvulsants for neuropathic pain: gaps in the evidence
    Felicity Goodyear-Smith
    Department of General Practice and Primary Health Care, University of Auckland, Auckland, New Zealand
    Clin J Pain 25:528-36. 2009
    ..To summarize the available evidence on the use of anticonvulsant drugs for the treatment of various conditions of neuropathic pain...
  19. pmc Patients' preferences for ways to communicate benefits of cardiovascular medication
    Felicity Goodyear-Smith
    University of Auckland, New Zealand
    Ann Fam Med 9:121-7. 2011
    ..We wanted to determine patients' willingness to take preventive cardiovascular disease (CVD) medication in relation to their 5-year CVD risk score and modes of communicating benefits of therapy...
  20. ncbi request reprint Pandora's electronic box: GPs reflect upon email communication with their patients
    Felicity Goodyear-Smith
    Department of General Practice and Primary Health Care, University of Auckland, New Zealand
    Inform Prim Care 13:195-202. 2005
    ..One example for general practitioners (GPs) is communication with patients via electronic mail (email). GPs face issues regarding e-communication with patients, including how and when it should it be used...
  21. ncbi request reprint Recognising and responding to partner abuse: challenging the key facts
    Felicity Goodyear-Smith
    Department of General Practice and Primary Health Care, School of Population Health, University of Auckland, Auckland, New Zealand
    N Z Med J 117:U1074. 2004
    ..Family violence is an emotional topic, and challenge to prevailing viewpoints may be misconstrued as a denial of the problem. These are important issues, and I invite academic debate...
  22. ncbi request reprint National screening policies in general practice: a case study of routine screening for partner abuse
    Felicity Goodyear-Smith
    Department of General Practice and Primary Health Care, Faculty of Medical and Health Sciences, University of Auckland, Private Bag 92019, Auckland, New Zealand
    Appl Health Econ Health Policy 1:197-209. 2002
    ..The desire to intervene for the public good should not dictate the implementation of a screening programme that disregards accepted screening criteria...
  23. ncbi request reprint Experiences and preferences of general practitioners regarding continuing medical education: a qualitative study
    Felicity Goodyear-Smith
    Department of General Practice and Primary Health Care, Faculty of Medical and Health Sciences, University of Auckland, Auckland, New Zealand
    N Z Med J 116:U399. 2003
    ..To explore the experiences and preferences of general practitioners (GPs) regarding their continuing medical education (CME)...
  24. ncbi request reprint Termination of pregnancy following panic-stopping of oral contraceptives
    Felicity Goodyear-Smith
    Department of General Practice and Primary Health Care, University of Auckland, Auckland, New Zealand
    Contraception 66:163-7. 2002
    ....
  25. pmc What can family physicians offer patients with carpal tunnel syndrome other than surgery? A systematic review of nonsurgical management
    Felicity Goodyear-Smith
    Department of General Practice and Primary Health Care, Faculty of Medical and Health Sciences, University of Auckland, Private Bag 92019, Auckland, New Zealand
    Ann Fam Med 2:267-73. 2004
    ..We undertook a literature review to produce evidence-based recommendations for nonsurgical family physician management of carpal tunnel syndrome (CTS)...
  26. ncbi request reprint Lifestyle screening: development of an acceptable multi-item general practice tool
    Felicity Goodyear-Smith
    Department of General Practice and Primary Health Care, School of Population Health, University of Auckland, Auckland, New Zealand
    N Z Med J 117:U1146. 2004
    ..To develop a short screening tool for lifestyle and mental-health risk factors that adults can self-administer, and to determine acceptability and feasibility of use of this tool in primary care settings...
  27. pmc International variation in ethics committee requirements: comparisons across five Westernised nations
    Felicity Goodyear-Smith
    Department of General Practice and Primary Health Care, The University of Auckland, Auckland, New Zealand
    BMC Med Ethics 3:E2. 2002
    ..This paper reports a comparison of ethical requirements in an international cross-cultural study and discusses their implications...
  28. ncbi request reprint Contraception before and after termination of pregnancy: can we do it better?
    Felicity A Goodyear-Smith
    Department of General Practice and Primary Health Care, Faculty of Medical and Health Sciences, University of Auckland, Auckland, New Zealand
    N Z Med J 116:U683. 2003
    ..To compare contraceptive use pre- and post-therapeutic abortion in 1995, 1999 and 2002 in a New Zealand clinic...
  29. ncbi request reprint Can tampon use cause hymen changes in girls who have not had sexual intercourse? A review of the literature
    F A Goodyear-Smith
    Department of Psychiatry and Behavioural Science, University of Auckland School of Medicine, New Zealand
    Forensic Sci Int 94:147-53. 1998
    ..Caution should be used by all physicians asked to testify in courts regarding possible causes of a hymenal cleft...
  30. ncbi request reprint Ethnic differences in mental health and lifestyle issues: results from multi-item general practice screening
    Felicity Goodyear-Smith
    Department of General Practice and Primary Health Care, School of Population Health, University of Auckland, Auckland, New Zealand
    N Z Med J 118:U1374. 2005
    ..To determine ethnic differences in response, acceptance and desire to address problems identified by the multi-item screening tool (MIST)...
  31. ncbi request reprint Health and safety issues pertaining to genetically modified foods
    F Goodyear-Smith
    Division of General Practice and Primary Health Care, Faculty of Medical and Health Sciences, University of Auckland, New Zealand
    Aust N Z J Public Health 25:371-5. 2001
    ....
  32. ncbi request reprint Power issues in the doctor-patient relationship
    F Goodyear-Smith
    Division of General Practice and Primary, Health Care, Faculty of Medical and Health Sciences, University of Auckland, New Zealand
    Health Care Anal 9:449-62. 2001
    ..A further area of conflict involves the 'double agency' of doctors for both patients and the community. Empowerment of all players is not always possible but is most likely where each party considers and acknowledges power issues...
  33. doi request reprint Patient preference for autonomy: does it change as risk rises?
    Timothy Kenealy
    Department of General Practice and Primary Health Care, School of Nursing, University of Auckland, Auckland, New Zealand
    Fam Pract 28:541-4. 2011
    ..It is unclear how patient preferences for autonomy vary given different severity of a single condition...
  34. ncbi request reprint The prevalence of depression among Maori patients in Auckland general practice
    Bruce Arroll
    Department of General Practice and Primary Health Care, Faculty of Medical and Health Science, The University of Auckland, Auckland, New Zealand
    J Prim Health Care 1:26-9. 2009
    ..There has been concern over high rates of mental illness in Maori. Previous studies in general practice have had small sample sizes...
  35. ncbi request reprint Summary of an evidence-based guideline on soft tissue shoulder injuries and related disorders--Part 2: Management
    Gillian Robb
    Section of Epidemiology and Biostatistics, School of Population Health, Faculty of Medical and Health Science, The University of Auckland, Auckland, New Zealand
    J Prim Health Care 1:42-9. 2009
    ..To provide a succinct summary of the management of soft tissue injuries to the shoulder for primary health care practitioners based on the New Zealand guideline...
  36. ncbi request reprint What contributes to delays? The primary care determinants of immunisation timeliness in New Zealand
    Helen Petousis-Harris
    Department of General Practice and Primary Health Care, Faculty of Medical and Health Science, The University of Auckland, PB 92019, Auckland, New Zealand
    J Prim Health Care 4:12-20. 2012
    ..Delay in receipt of the first vaccine dose in the primary series is one of the strongest and most consistent predictors of subsequent incomplete immunisation...
  37. doi request reprint Primary care practice and health professional determinants of immunisation coverage
    Cameron C Grant
    Department of Paediatrics, Faculty of Medicine and Health Sciences, University of Auckland, Auckland, New Zealand
    J Paediatr Child Health 47:541-9. 2011
    ..To identify primary care factors associated with immunisation coverage...
  38. doi request reprint Seize the moments: missed opportunities to immunize at the family practice level
    Nikki Turner
    Immunisation Advisory Centre, Department of General Practice and Primary Health Care, School of Population Health, Faculty of Medical and Health Science, University of Auckland, Auckland, New Zealand
    Fam Pract 26:275-8. 2009
    ..Missed immunization opportunities (MOs) are a significant barrier to achieving high immunization coverage...
  39. pmc Prevalence of causes of insomnia in primary care: a cross-sectional study
    Bruce Arroll
    Department of General Practice and Primary Health Care, University of Auckland, Auckland, New Zealand
    Br J Gen Pract 62:e99-103. 2012
    ..No source was found in the literature. It is also essential to know the epidemiology of the common causes of a condition to make an accurate diagnosis in primary care...
  40. ncbi request reprint General practitioners' perceptions of continuing medical education's role in changing behaviour
    Felicity Goodyear-Smith
    Department of General Practice and Primary Health Care, Faculty of Medical and Health Sciences, University of Auckland, New Zealand
    Educ Health (Abingdon) 16:328-38. 2003
    ..This study aimed to explore GPs' views on their need for CME, experiences regarding its provision and perceptions on the effect of CME in changing their clinical behaviour...
  41. ncbi request reprint Family physician perspectives on barriers to childhood immunisation
    Helen Petousis-Harris
    Department of General Practice and Primary Health Care, University of Auckland, Auckland, New Zealand
    Vaccine 22:2340-4. 2004
    ....
  42. ncbi request reprint Frequency and effects of non-English consultations in New Zealand general practice
    Andy Wearn
    Department of General Practice and Primary Health Care, The University of Auckland, Auckland
    N Z Med J 120:U2771. 2007
    ..To identify the frequency of non-English languages used in general practice consultations and to explore the effects on practice for general practitioners (GPs)...
  43. ncbi request reprint Summary of an evidence-based guideline on soft tissue shoulder injuries and related disorders--Part 1: Assessment
    Gillian Robb
    Section of Epidemiology and Biostatistics, School of Population Health, Faculty of Medical and Health Science, The University of Auckland, Auckland, New Zealand
    J Prim Health Care 1:36-41. 2009
    ..To provide a succinct summary of the diagnosis of soft tissue injuries to the shoulder for primary health care practitioners based on the New Zealand guideline...
  44. pmc Validation of PHQ-2 and PHQ-9 to screen for major depression in the primary care population
    Bruce Arroll
    Department of General Practice and Primary Health Care University of Auckland, Auckland, New Zealand
    Ann Fam Med 8:348-53. 2010
    ..Using a reference standard, we aimed to validate the 2- and 9-question Patient Health Questionnaires (PHQ-2 and PHQ-9) in primary care settings. The PHQ-2 comprises the first 2 questions of the PHQ-9...
  45. ncbi request reprint Delayed antibiotic prescriptions: what are the experiences and attitudes of physicians and patients?
    Bruce Arroll
    Division of General Practice Primary Health Care, Faculty of Medical Health Sciences, University of Auckland Private Bag 92019, Auckland, New Zealand
    J Fam Pract 51:954-9. 2002
    ..To explore the experiences and opinions of family physicians and patients regarding the delay of antibiotic prescriptions, to be dispensed if symptoms persist or worsen over time, in treating upper respiratory tract infections...
  46. ncbi request reprint The New Zealand national immunisation hotline--what are callers seeking?
    Helen Petousis-Harris
    Immunisation Advisory Centre, Faculty of Medical and Health Sciences, University of Auckland, Private Bag 92019, Auckland, New Zealand
    Vaccine 23:5038-44. 2005
    ..Findings are discussed in the context of prominent issues at that time, and suggestions are made for improving communication to meet the needs of both the public and health professionals...
  47. ncbi request reprint Family practice nurse views on barriers to immunising children
    Helen Petousis-Harris
    Immunisation Advisory Centre, Faculty of Medical and Health Sciences, University of Auckland, Private Bag 92019, Auckland, New Zealand
    Vaccine 23:2725-30. 2005
    ..We conclude that strategies that focus on primary health care provider support and education are more likely to gain high coverage than those that are purely directed at overcoming access barriers...
  48. doi request reprint Human papillomavirus vaccination in Auckland: reducing ethnic and socioeconomic inequities
    Tracey Poole
    Immunisation Advisory Centre, Department of General Practice and Primary Health Care, University of Auckland, Auckland, New Zealand
    Vaccine 31:84-8. 2012
    ..The programme provided for on-going vaccination of girls in year 8 with an initial catch-up programme through general practices for young women born after 1 January 1990 until the end of 2010...
  49. ncbi request reprint Depression in patients in an Auckland general practice
    Bruce Arroll
    Division of General Practice and Primary Health Care, Faculty of Medical and Health Sciences, University of Auckland
    N Z Med J 115:176-9. 2002
    ..To measure the rate of detected and undetected depression in patients attending an Auckland general practice...
  50. ncbi request reprint Public views and use of antibiotics for the common cold before and after an education campaign in New Zealand
    Misty Curry
    University of Auckland, Auckland
    N Z Med J 119:U1957. 2006
    ..The context is a nationwide project to reduce the consumption of antibiotics...
  51. doi request reprint Values add value: an online tool enhances postgraduate evidence-based practice learning
    Gillian Robb
    Epidemiology and Biostatistics, Level 4, School of Population Health, Tamaki Innovation Campus, The University of Auckland, Private Bag 92019, Auckland 1142, New Zealand
    Med Teach 34:e743-50. 2012
    ....
  52. doi request reprint An investigation of three injections techniques in reducing local injection pain with a human papillomavirus vaccine: a randomized trial
    Helen Petousis-Harris
    Immunisation Advisory Centre, Department of General Practice and Primary Health Care, Level 3, School of Population Health, University of Auckland, Tamaki Campus, Glen Innes, Private Bag 92019, Auckland 1072, New Zealand
    Vaccine 31:1157-62. 2013
    ..Previous research suggests vaccine injection technique can influence local reactogenicity...
  53. ncbi request reprint Development, validation (diagnostic accuracy) and audit of the Auckland Sleep Questionnaire: a new tool for diagnosing causes of sleep disorders in primary care
    Bruce Arroll
    Department of General Practice and Primary Health Care, The University of Auckland, PB 92019 Auckland 1142, New Zealand
    J Prim Health Care 3:107-13. 2011
    ..Sleep disorders are common in the community and in primary care populations. Epidemiological surveys generally report insomnia rather than specific diagnoses...
  54. ncbi request reprint General practitioner diagnosis and management of acute knee injuries: summary of an evidence-based guideline
    Gillian Robb
    University of Auckland, Auckland
    N Z Med J 120:U2419. 2007
    ..To summarise evidence and key recommendations for general practitioner diagnosis and management of acute soft-tissue knee injuries, based on the New Zealand guideline...
  55. pmc Corticosteroid injections for osteoarthritis of the knee: meta-analysis
    Bruce Arroll
    Department of General Practice and Primary Health Care, School of Population Health University of Auckland, Private Bag 92019 Auckland
    BMJ 328:869. 2004
    ..To determine the efficacy of intra-articular corticosteroid injections for osteoarthritis of the knee and to identify numbers needed to treat...
  56. pmc When is acute persistent cough in school-age children and adults whooping cough?
    Kathryn Philipson
    Department of General Practice and Primary Health Care, University of Auckland, Auckland, New Zealand
    Br J Gen Pract 63:573-9. 2013
    ..Pertussis is a vaccine modified disease in most age groups and hence subtle in its presentation. Current diagnostic approaches require relatively invasive sampling...
  57. pmc Factors associated with immunisation coverage and timeliness in New Zealand
    Cameron C Grant
    Department of Paediatrics, Faculty of Medical and Health Sciences, University of Auckland, Auckland, New Zealand
    Br J Gen Pract 60:e113-20. 2010
    ..Primary care is where most immunisation delivery occurs. General practices vary in their structure and organisation, both in a general sense and specifically with respect to immunisation delivery...
  58. doi request reprint Barriers to, and incentives for, the transfer of opioid-dependent people on methadone maintenance treatment from secondary care to primary health care
    Janie Sheridan
    School of Pharmacy, The University of Auckland, New Zealand
    Drug Alcohol Rev 27:178-84. 2008
    ..To explore barriers to, and incentives for, clients on methadone-maintenance treatment (MMT) in Auckland, New Zealand to transfer from secondary care to general practitioner (GP) care...
  59. ncbi request reprint Designing multidisciplinary longitudinal studies of human development: analyzing past research to inform methodology
    Boaz Shulruf
    University of Auckland, New Zealand
    Eval Health Prof 30:207-28. 2007
    ....
  60. pmc eCHAT for Lifestyle and Mental Health Screening in Primary Care
    Felicity Goodyear-Smith
    Department of General Practice and Primary Health Care, Faculty of Medicine and Health Science, University of Auckland, New Zealand
    Ann Fam Med 11:460-6. 2013
    ..CONCLUSIONS eCHAT is an acceptable and feasible means of systemic screening patients for unhealthy behaviors and negative mood states and is easily integrated into the primary care electronic health record. ..
  61. ncbi request reprint The Pacific primary health care workforce in New Zealand: what are the needs?
    Luisa Ape-Esera
    Pacific Health, School of Population Health, The University of Auckland, New Zealand
    J Prim Health Care 1:126-33. 2009
    ..To scope future needs of the NZ Pacific primary care workforce...
  62. doi request reprint The eCHAT Program to Facilitate Healthy Changes in New Zealand Primary Care
    Felicity Goodyear-Smith
    the Department of General Practice and Primary Health Care, Faculty of Medicine and Health Science, and The Department of Computer Science, Faculty of Science, University of Auckland, Auckland, New Zealand
    J Am Board Fam Med 26:177-82. 2013
    ....
  63. pmc Corticosteroid injections for painful shoulder: a meta-analysis
    Bruce Arroll
    Department of General Practice and Primary Health Care, Faculty of Medical and Health Sciences, University of Auckland, PB 92019, Auckland, New Zealand
    Br J Gen Pract 55:224-8. 2005
    ..There are no systematic reviews of corticosteroids for shoulder pain that calculate the numbers needed to treat...
  64. doi request reprint Lessons learnt from attempting to assess the evidence base for a complex intervention introduced into New Zealand general practice
    Margaret Horsburgh
    Faculty of Medical and Health Sciences, School of Population Health, The University of Auckland, Private Bag 92019, Auckland, New Zealand
    Qual Saf Health Care 19:e50. 2010
    ..Collaborative partnerships between researchers and general practice staff are essential if the evidence base for primary care is to develop and for 'new' interventions to lead to improved health outcomes...
  65. ncbi request reprint Self-reported diabetes in Northland, New Zealand
    Shane R Reti
    Diabetes Care 28:1258-9. 2005
  66. ncbi request reprint A new case-finding tool for anxiety: a pragmatic diagnostic validity study in primary care
    Sophie Puddifoot
    Leeds University, England
    Int J Psychiatry Med 37:371-81. 2007
    ..The first question asks the patient whether they have been worrying a lot during the past month; and the second question asks whether the patient would like help with this problem...
  67. ncbi request reprint Palliative care service needs of motor neuron disease patients
    Felicity A Goodyear-Smith
    Department of General Practice and Primary Health Care, School of Population Health, Faculty of Medical and Health Sciences, University of Auckland, New Zealand
    J Palliat Care 21:117-25. 2005