Helen A Petousis-Harris

Summary

Affiliation: University of Auckland
Country: New Zealand

Publications

  1. 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
  2. doi request reprint Febrile events including convulsions following the administration of four brands of 2010 and 2011 inactivated seasonal influenza vaccine in NZ infants and children: the importance of routine active safety surveillance
    Helen Petousis-Harris
    Immunisation Advisory Centre, Department of General Practice and Primary Health Care, University of Auckland, Level 3, School of Population Health, Tamaki Campus, Auckland 1072, Private Bag 92019, Auckland, New Zealand
    Vaccine 30:4945-52. 2012
  3. 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
  4. doi request reprint Fever following administration of two inactivated influenza vaccines--a survey of parents of New Zealand infants and children 5 years of age and under
    Helen Petousis-Harris
    Immunisation Advisory Centre, Department of General Practice and Primary Health Care, University of Auckland, New Zealand
    Vaccine 29:2933-7. 2011
  5. doi request reprint Fact or fallacy? Immunisation arguments in the New Zealand print media
    Helen A Petousis-Harris
    Department of General Practice and Primary Health Care, The University of Auckland, New Zealand
    Aust N Z J Public Health 34:521-6. 2010
  6. doi request reprint Vaccine injection technique and reactogenicity--evidence for practice
    Helen Petousis-Harris
    Immunisation Advisory Centre, Department of General Practice and Primary Health Care, School of Population Health, University of Auckland, PB 92 019 Auckland, New Zealand
    Vaccine 26:6299-304. 2008
  7. 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
  8. 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
  9. 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
  10. 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

Detail Information

Publications16

  1. 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...
  2. doi request reprint Febrile events including convulsions following the administration of four brands of 2010 and 2011 inactivated seasonal influenza vaccine in NZ infants and children: the importance of routine active safety surveillance
    Helen Petousis-Harris
    Immunisation Advisory Centre, Department of General Practice and Primary Health Care, University of Auckland, Level 3, School of Population Health, Tamaki Campus, Auckland 1072, Private Bag 92019, Auckland, New Zealand
    Vaccine 30:4945-52. 2012
    ..To evaluate and compare rates of febrile events, including febrile convulsion, following immunisation with four brands of inactivated 2010 and 2011 influenza vaccine in NZ infants and children...
  3. 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...
  4. doi request reprint Fever following administration of two inactivated influenza vaccines--a survey of parents of New Zealand infants and children 5 years of age and under
    Helen Petousis-Harris
    Immunisation Advisory Centre, Department of General Practice and Primary Health Care, University of Auckland, New Zealand
    Vaccine 29:2933-7. 2011
    ....
  5. doi request reprint Fact or fallacy? Immunisation arguments in the New Zealand print media
    Helen A Petousis-Harris
    Department of General Practice and Primary Health Care, The University of Auckland, New Zealand
    Aust N Z J Public Health 34:521-6. 2010
    ..To explore New Zealand's four major daily newspapers' coverage of immunisation with regards to errors of fact and fallacy in construction of immunisation-related arguments...
  6. doi request reprint Vaccine injection technique and reactogenicity--evidence for practice
    Helen Petousis-Harris
    Immunisation Advisory Centre, Department of General Practice and Primary Health Care, School of Population Health, University of Auckland, PB 92 019 Auckland, New Zealand
    Vaccine 26:6299-304. 2008
    ....
  7. 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
    ....
  8. 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...
  9. 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...
  10. 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...
  11. ncbi request reprint The use and misuse of media headlines: lessons from the MeNZB immunisation campaign
    Nikki M Turner
    Department of General Practice and Primary Health Care, Faculty of Medical and Health Sciences, Immunisation Advisory Centre, University of Auckland, Private Bag, Auckland, New Zealand
    N Z Med J 122:22-7. 2009
    ..Tracking the use of headlines with single issue stories in the New Zealand print media from their source, three case studies of the MeNZB vaccination campaign's presentation in the print media were examined...
  12. 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...
  13. 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
    ....
  14. 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...
  15. ncbi request reprint Criticism of the decision not to fund the HPV vaccine for pre-adolescent females in New Zealand, and response
    Nikki Turner
    N Z Med J 120:U2667; author reply. 2007
  16. ncbi request reprint Needle angle when giving i.m. vaccinations
    Helen Petousis-Harris
    Nurs Prax N Z 18:52-3. 2002