Kirsten Auret

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Publications

  1. pmc 'A world of difference': a qualitative study of medical students' views on professionalism and the 'good doctor'
    Beatriz Cuesta-Briand
    Rural Clinical School of Western Australia, The University of Western Australia M706, 35 Stirling Highway, Crawley, Perth, WA 6009, Australia
    BMC Med Educ 14:77. 2014
  2. ncbi request reprint Formal assessment of the educational environment experienced by interns placed in rural hospitals in Western Australia
    Kirsten A Auret
    Rural Clinical School of Western Australia, University of Western Australia, Albany, Western Australia, Australia
    Rural Remote Health 13:2549. 2013
  3. doi request reprint Pain management for the cancer patient - current practice and future developments
    Kirsten Auret
    Rural Clinical School of WA, UWA Science Building M701, 35 Stirling Tce, Albany, WA 6330, Australia Electronic address
    Best Pract Res Clin Anaesthesiol 27:545-61. 2013
  4. doi request reprint Diagnosing cancer in the bush: a mixed methods study of GP and specialist diagnostic intervals in rural Western Australia
    Jon D Emery
    General Practice, School of Primary, Aboriginal and Rural Health Care, University of Western Australia, Crawley, Australia
    Fam Pract 30:541-50. 2013
  5. ncbi request reprint Pain management in palliative care--an update
    Kirsten Auret
    School of Medicine and Pharmacology, University of Western Australia, and Palliative Care Unit, Hollywood Private Hospital, Perth, Western Australia, Australia
    Aust Fam Physician 35:762-5. 2006
  6. doi request reprint Using Structured Clinical Instruction Modules (SCIM) in teaching palliative care to undergraduate medical students
    Kirsten Auret
    Palliative Medicine, School of Medicine and Pharmacology, University of Western Australia, Nedlands, Australia
    J Cancer Educ 23:149-55. 2008
  7. doi request reprint Diagnosing cancer in the bush: a mixed-methods study of symptom appraisal and help-seeking behaviour in people with cancer from rural Western Australia
    Jon D Emery
    School of Primary, Aboriginal and Rural Health Care, University of Western Australia, Crawley, Australia
    Fam Pract 30:294-301. 2013
  8. doi request reprint Discussing dying in the diaspora: attitudes towards advance care planning among first generation Dutch and Italian migrants in rural Australia
    Craig Sinclair
    Rural Clinical School of Western Australia, Australia University of Western Australia, Australia Electronic address
    Soc Sci Med 101:86-93. 2014
  9. doi request reprint Advance care planning and end-of-life care in a network of rural Western Australian hospitals
    Kirsten Auret
    Rural Clinical School of Western Australia, University of Western Australia, Albany, Western Australia, Australia
    Aust J Rural Health 23:195-200. 2015
  10. doi request reprint A public health approach to promoting advance care planning to Aboriginal people in regional communities
    Craig Sinclair
    Rural Clinical School of Western Australia Albany, University of Western Australia Albany Centre, Albany, Western Australia, Australia
    Aust J Rural Health 22:23-8. 2014

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Publications12

  1. pmc 'A world of difference': a qualitative study of medical students' views on professionalism and the 'good doctor'
    Beatriz Cuesta-Briand
    Rural Clinical School of Western Australia, The University of Western Australia M706, 35 Stirling Highway, Crawley, Perth, WA 6009, Australia
    BMC Med Educ 14:77. 2014
    ..This paper presents results from a study exploring medical students' views on professionalism, and reports on students' constructs of the 'good' and the 'professional' doctor...
  2. ncbi request reprint Formal assessment of the educational environment experienced by interns placed in rural hospitals in Western Australia
    Kirsten A Auret
    Rural Clinical School of Western Australia, University of Western Australia, Albany, Western Australia, Australia
    Rural Remote Health 13:2549. 2013
    ....
  3. doi request reprint Pain management for the cancer patient - current practice and future developments
    Kirsten Auret
    Rural Clinical School of WA, UWA Science Building M701, 35 Stirling Tce, Albany, WA 6330, Australia Electronic address
    Best Pract Res Clin Anaesthesiol 27:545-61. 2013
    ..In managing postoperative pain in cancer patients, opioid tolerance needs to be addressed to avoid withdrawal and poor analgesia. Preventive techniques aiming to reduce chronic postoperative pain should be considered. ..
  4. doi request reprint Diagnosing cancer in the bush: a mixed methods study of GP and specialist diagnostic intervals in rural Western Australia
    Jon D Emery
    General Practice, School of Primary, Aboriginal and Rural Health Care, University of Western Australia, Crawley, Australia
    Fam Pract 30:541-50. 2013
    ..Previous studies have focused on the treatment received by rural cancer patients and have not examined their diagnostic pathways as reasons for poorer outcomes in rural Australia...
  5. ncbi request reprint Pain management in palliative care--an update
    Kirsten Auret
    School of Medicine and Pharmacology, University of Western Australia, and Palliative Care Unit, Hollywood Private Hospital, Perth, Western Australia, Australia
    Aust Fam Physician 35:762-5. 2006
    ..The goal of palliative care is to relieve suffering and improve quality of life. A step-by-step approach allows good symptom management and minimisation of drug side effects...
  6. doi request reprint Using Structured Clinical Instruction Modules (SCIM) in teaching palliative care to undergraduate medical students
    Kirsten Auret
    Palliative Medicine, School of Medicine and Pharmacology, University of Western Australia, Nedlands, Australia
    J Cancer Educ 23:149-55. 2008
    ..Methods. A 2-hour Structured Clinical Instruction Module (SCIM) workshop was designed and implemented to address these issues...
  7. doi request reprint Diagnosing cancer in the bush: a mixed-methods study of symptom appraisal and help-seeking behaviour in people with cancer from rural Western Australia
    Jon D Emery
    School of Primary, Aboriginal and Rural Health Care, University of Western Australia, Crawley, Australia
    Fam Pract 30:294-301. 2013
    ..Previous studies have focused on the treatment received by rural cancer patients and have not examined their diagnostic pathways as reasons for poorer outcomes in rural Australia...
  8. doi request reprint Discussing dying in the diaspora: attitudes towards advance care planning among first generation Dutch and Italian migrants in rural Australia
    Craig Sinclair
    Rural Clinical School of Western Australia, Australia University of Western Australia, Australia Electronic address
    Soc Sci Med 101:86-93. 2014
    ..The unique migration experience should be considered alongside culturally appropriate approaches to decision-making, in order to ensure equitable access to ACP among migrant groups. ..
  9. doi request reprint Advance care planning and end-of-life care in a network of rural Western Australian hospitals
    Kirsten Auret
    Rural Clinical School of Western Australia, University of Western Australia, Albany, Western Australia, Australia
    Aust J Rural Health 23:195-200. 2015
    ..To provide a current perspective on end-of-life (EOL) care in regional Western Australia, with a particular focus on the final admission prior to death and the presence of documented advance care planning (ACP)...
  10. doi request reprint A public health approach to promoting advance care planning to Aboriginal people in regional communities
    Craig Sinclair
    Rural Clinical School of Western Australia Albany, University of Western Australia Albany Centre, Albany, Western Australia, Australia
    Aust J Rural Health 22:23-8. 2014
    ..To explore perceptions of Noongar community members towards advance care planning (ACP), while developing culturally appropriate information resources for use in community and hospital settings...
  11. pmc Online mental health resources in rural Australia: clinician perceptions of acceptability
    Craig Sinclair
    Rural Clinical School of Western Australia, University of Western Australia, Perth, Australia
    J Med Internet Res 15:e193. 2013
    ..However, clinicians tend to express lower satisfaction with online mental health resources than do clients...
  12. ncbi request reprint Underutilisation of opioids in elderly patients with chronic pain: approaches to correcting the problem
    Kirsten Auret
    School of Medicine and Pharmacology, University of Western Australia, Perth, Western Australia, Australia
    Drugs Aging 22:641-54. 2005
    ..This more rational and knowledge-based approach to the use of opioids in the management of chronic pain in the elderly population should correct the current problems with underprescribing in this age group...