Beverly Lawton

Summary

Affiliation: University of Otago
Country: New Zealand

Publications

  1. doi request reprint Audit of severe acute maternal morbidity describing reasons for transfer and potential preventability of admissions to ICU
    Beverley A Lawton
    Women s Health Research Centre, University of Otago, Wellington, New Zealand
    Aust N Z J Obstet Gynaecol 50:346-51. 2010
  2. ncbi request reprint Preventability of severe acute maternal morbidity
    Beverley Lawton
    Women s Health Research Center, Department of Primary Care, University of Otago, Wellington, New Zealand Electronic address
    Am J Obstet Gynecol 210:557.e1-6. 2014
  3. ncbi request reprint Initiation of maternity care for young Maori women under 20 years of age
    Charrissa Makowharemahihi
    Women s Health Research Centre, Department of Primary Health Care and General Practice, University of Otago, Wellington, PO Box 7343, Wellington South 6242, New Zealand
    N Z Med J 127:52-61. 2014
  4. ncbi request reprint The effect of midwifery care on rates of cesarean delivery
    Beverley A Lawton
    Women s Health Research Centre, Department of Primary Health Care and General Practice, University of Otago, Wellington, New Zealand Electronic address
    Int J Gynaecol Obstet 123:213-6. 2013
  5. pmc Wāhine hauora: linking local hospital and national health information datasets to explore maternal risk factors and obstetric outcomes of New Zealand Māori and non-Māori women in relation to infant respiratory admissions and timely immunisations
    Sara Filoche
    Women s Health Research Centre, Dept of Primary Health Care and General Practice, University of Otago, Wellington, New Zealand
    BMC Pregnancy Childbirth 13:145. 2013
  6. pmc The 'Women's Lifestyle Study', 2-year randomized controlled trial of physical activity counselling in primary health care: rationale and study design
    Sally B Rose
    Women s Health Research Centre, Department of Primary Health Care and General Practice, Wellington School of Medicine and Health Sciences, University of Otago, Wellington, New Zealand
    BMC Public Health 7:166. 2007
  7. ncbi request reprint Exercise on prescription for women aged 40-74 recruited through primary care: two year randomised controlled trial
    Beverley A Lawton
    Women s Health Research Centre, Department of Primary Health Care and General Practice, PO Box 7343, University of Otago, Wellington, New Zealand
    Br J Sports Med 43:120-3. 2009
  8. pmc Exercise on prescription for women aged 40-74 recruited through primary care: two year randomised controlled trial
    Beverley A Lawton
    Women s Health Research Centre, Department of Primary Health Care and General Practice, PO Box 7343, University of Otago, Wellington, New Zealand
    BMJ 337:a2509. 2008
  9. doi request reprint Disparities in edentulism and tooth loss between Māori and non-Māori New Zealand women
    Beverly Lawton
    Women s Health Research Centre, Department of Primary Health Care and General Practice, Wellington School of Medicine and Health Sciences, University of Otago, Wellington, New Zealand
    Aust N Z J Public Health 32:254-60. 2008
  10. doi request reprint High prevalence of Mycoplasma genitalium in women presenting for termination of pregnancy
    Beverley A Lawton
    Department of Primary Health Care and General Practice, Women s Health Research Centre, Wellington School of Medicine and Health Sciences, Wellington South, New Zealand
    Contraception 77:294-8. 2008

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  1. doi request reprint Audit of severe acute maternal morbidity describing reasons for transfer and potential preventability of admissions to ICU
    Beverley A Lawton
    Women s Health Research Centre, University of Otago, Wellington, New Zealand
    Aust N Z J Obstet Gynaecol 50:346-51. 2010
    ..Maternal mortality is a rare event in the developed world. Assessment of severe acute maternal morbidity (SAMM) is therefore an appropriate measure of the quality of maternity care...
  2. ncbi request reprint Preventability of severe acute maternal morbidity
    Beverley Lawton
    Women s Health Research Center, Department of Primary Care, University of Otago, Wellington, New Zealand Electronic address
    Am J Obstet Gynecol 210:557.e1-6. 2014
    ..We sought to assess potential preventability of severe acute maternal morbidity (SAMM) cases admitted to intensive-care units (ICUs) or high-dependency units (HDUs)...
  3. ncbi request reprint Initiation of maternity care for young Maori women under 20 years of age
    Charrissa Makowharemahihi
    Women s Health Research Centre, Department of Primary Health Care and General Practice, University of Otago, Wellington, PO Box 7343, Wellington South 6242, New Zealand
    N Z Med J 127:52-61. 2014
    ..To explore the lived realities of pregnant Maori women <20 years through pregnancy and motherhood, to identify barriers to, and facilitators of, access to maternity care...
  4. ncbi request reprint The effect of midwifery care on rates of cesarean delivery
    Beverley A Lawton
    Women s Health Research Centre, Department of Primary Health Care and General Practice, University of Otago, Wellington, New Zealand Electronic address
    Int J Gynaecol Obstet 123:213-6. 2013
    ..To examine whether changing to a midwifery-led maternity service model was associated with a lower national rate of cesarean delivery...
  5. pmc Wāhine hauora: linking local hospital and national health information datasets to explore maternal risk factors and obstetric outcomes of New Zealand Māori and non-Māori women in relation to infant respiratory admissions and timely immunisations
    Sara Filoche
    Women s Health Research Centre, Dept of Primary Health Care and General Practice, University of Otago, Wellington, New Zealand
    BMC Pregnancy Childbirth 13:145. 2013
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  6. pmc The 'Women's Lifestyle Study', 2-year randomized controlled trial of physical activity counselling in primary health care: rationale and study design
    Sally B Rose
    Women s Health Research Centre, Department of Primary Health Care and General Practice, Wellington School of Medicine and Health Sciences, University of Otago, Wellington, New Zealand
    BMC Public Health 7:166. 2007
    ..Interventions are therefore needed that produce sustained increases in adherence to physical activity, are cost-effective and improve clinical endpoints...
  7. ncbi request reprint Exercise on prescription for women aged 40-74 recruited through primary care: two year randomised controlled trial
    Beverley A Lawton
    Women s Health Research Centre, Department of Primary Health Care and General Practice, PO Box 7343, University of Otago, Wellington, New Zealand
    Br J Sports Med 43:120-3. 2009
    ..To assess the effectiveness of a primary care based programme of exercise on prescription among relatively inactive women over a two year period...
  8. pmc Exercise on prescription for women aged 40-74 recruited through primary care: two year randomised controlled trial
    Beverley A Lawton
    Women s Health Research Centre, Department of Primary Health Care and General Practice, PO Box 7343, University of Otago, Wellington, New Zealand
    BMJ 337:a2509. 2008
    ..To assess the effectiveness of a primary care based programme of exercise on prescription among relatively inactive women over a two year period...
  9. doi request reprint Disparities in edentulism and tooth loss between Māori and non-Māori New Zealand women
    Beverly Lawton
    Women s Health Research Centre, Department of Primary Health Care and General Practice, Wellington School of Medicine and Health Sciences, University of Otago, Wellington, New Zealand
    Aust N Z J Public Health 32:254-60. 2008
    ..Associations between dentate status, socio-demographic and health-related factors are described...
  10. doi request reprint High prevalence of Mycoplasma genitalium in women presenting for termination of pregnancy
    Beverley A Lawton
    Department of Primary Health Care and General Practice, Women s Health Research Centre, Wellington School of Medicine and Health Sciences, Wellington South, New Zealand
    Contraception 77:294-8. 2008
    ..The prevalence of M. genitalium is not yet known in New Zealand women or among women presenting for termination of pregnancy...
  11. ncbi request reprint Increasing the uptake of opportunistic chlamydia screening: a pilot study in general practice
    Beverley A Lawton
    Women s Health Research Centre, Department of Primary Health Care and General Practice, University of Otago, PO Box 7343 Wellington, New Zealand
    J Prim Health Care 2:199-207. 2010
    ..Genitourinary Chlamydia trachomatis infection is common and associated with considerable personal and public health cost. Effective detection strategies are needed...
  12. ncbi request reprint "If everyone does it, it's not a big deal." Young people talk about chlamydia testing
    Sally B Rose
    Women s Health Research Centre, Wellington School of Medicine and Health Sciences, University of Otago, PO Box 7343, Wellington, New Zealand
    N Z Med J 121:33-42. 2008
    ..This study aimed to explore young people's attitudes to chlamydia testing. Data were gathered to inform the development of a clinical trial aimed at increasing chlamydia testing among 16-24 year olds...
  13. ncbi request reprint A single question reliably identifies physically inactive women in primary care
    Sally B Rose
    Department of Primary Health Care and General Practice, Wellington School of Medicine and Health Sciences, University of Otago, Wellington, New Zealand
    N Z Med J 121:U2897. 2008
    ..To validate a single-item screening question for systematic use in primary health care to identify physically inactive adults, who may benefit from physical activity intervention...
  14. ncbi request reprint Self-obtained vaginal swabs for PCR chlamydia testing: a practical alternative
    Sally B Rose
    Department of Primary Health Care and General Practice, Wellington School of Medicine and Health Sciences, Women s Health Research Centre, PO Box 7343, Wellington, New Zealand
    Aust N Z J Obstet Gynaecol 47:415-8. 2007
    ..We suggest that self-obtained vaginal swabs should be a readily available option offered to women for chlamydia testing by PCR in New Zealand...
  15. doi request reprint Uptake and adherence to long-acting reversible contraception post-abortion
    Sally B Rose
    Women s Health Research Centre, Department of Primary Health Care and General Practice, University of Otago, Wellington South, New Zealand
    Contraception 82:345-53. 2010
    ..This study aimed to increase use of long-acting reversible contraceptive (LARC) methods by women post-abortion...
  16. doi request reprint Poor uptake of self-sample collection kits for Chlamydia testing outside primary care
    Sally B Rose
    Department of Primary Healthcare and General Practice, University of Otago, Wellington, New Zealand
    Aust N Z J Public Health 34:517-20. 2010
    ..New strategies are needed to reach at-risk populations for Chlamydia screening...
  17. ncbi request reprint HPV/cervical cancer vaccination: parental preferences on age, place and information needs
    Sally B Rose
    Women s Health Research Centre, Department of Primary Health Care and General Practice, University of Otago, PO Box 7343, Wellington South, New Zealand
    J Prim Health Care 2:190-8. 2010
    ..A vaccine against cervical cancer is available in New Zealand through school and primary care for girls aged 12-18 years. Factors that might increase or hinder widespread uptake by the target population need to be identified...
  18. ncbi request reprint Are at-risk New Zealand women receiving recommended cardiovascular preventive therapy?
    Olivia Bupha-Intr
    Department of Primary Health Care and General Practice, University of Otago, Wellington, New Zealand
    N Z Med J 123:26-36. 2010
    ..To determine whether use of cardiovascular medications by a sample of mid-life and older women is consistent with New Zealand cardiovascular risk guidelines...
  19. ncbi request reprint Exploring knowledge of prescription charges: a cross-sectional survey of pharmacists and the community
    Emily Jane Willmot
    Women s Health Research Centre, Department of Primary Health Care and General Practice, University of Otago, Wellington, New Zealand
    N Z Med J 122:19-24. 2009
    ..To determine the level of knowledge in the community, and the implications of recent changes to prescription prices that occurred in July 2007 in New Zealand...
  20. ncbi request reprint Cessation of the WHI and WISDOM trials: a New Zealand perspective
    Beverley A Lawton
    Department of General Practice, Wellington School of Medicine and Health Sciences, University of Otago, New Zealand
    Climacteric 5:326-8. 2002
  21. ncbi request reprint Atypical presentation of serious pelvic inflammatory disease following mifepristone-induced medical abortion
    Beverley A Lawton
    Department of Primary Care and General Practice, Wellington School of Medicine and Health Sciences, PO Box 7343, Wellington South, New Zealand
    Contraception 73:431-2. 2006
    ..Recent alerts have highlighted the occurrence of infrequent but serious complications. We report a case of serious bacterial infection after medical termination that occurred in the absence of the usual signs of infection...