Robert Power

Summary

Affiliation: Macfarlane Burnet Institute for Medical Research and Public Health
Country: Australia

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Reducing adolescent clients' anger in a residential substance abuse treatment facility
    Robert Adelman
    Sundown Ranch Inc, Canton, Texas, USA
    Jt Comm J Qual Patient Saf 31:325-7. 2005
  2. doi request reprint A response for substance and harm reduction in Pacific Island countries and territories
    Robert Power
    Centre for International Health, Burnet Institute, 85 Commercial Road, GPO Box 2284, Melbourne, Victoria, 3004, Australia
    Harm Reduct J 12:48. 2015
  3. pmc "But there are no snakes in the wood": risk mapping as an outcome measure in evaluating complex interventions
    Robert Power
    Burnet Institute for Medical Research and Public Health, Melbourne, Victoria 3001, Australia
    Sex Transm Infect 83:232-6. 2007
  4. doi request reprint Heroin-gel capsule cocktails and groin injecting practices among ethnic Vietnamese in Melbourne, Australia
    Peter Higgs
    Department of Epidemiology and Preventive Medicine, Monash University, Australia
    Int J Drug Policy 20:340-6. 2009
  5. ncbi request reprint Illicit drug use and responses in six Pacific Island countries
    Madonna L Devaney
    Centre for Harm Reduction, Burnet Institute, MelbourneTurning Point Alcohol and Drug Centre, Victoria, Australia
    Drug Alcohol Rev 25:387-90. 2006
  6. doi request reprint Gender, culture and harm: an exploratory study of female heroin users of Vietnamese ethnicity
    Peter Higgs
    Department of Epidemiology and Preventive Medicine, Monash University, Melbourne, Australia
    Cult Health Sex 10:681-96. 2008
  7. doi request reprint A very low response rate in an on-line survey of medical practitioners
    Campbell Aitken
    Centre for Epidemiology and Population Health Research, Macfarlane Burnet Institute for Medical Research and Public Health, Melbourne, Vic, Australia
    Aust N Z J Public Health 32:288-9. 2008
  8. doi request reprint Managing information: using systematic data collection to estimate process and impact indicators related to harm reduction services in Myanmar
    Simon Baldwin
    Burnet Institute, Centre for Harm Reduction, Melbourne, Australia
    Int J Drug Policy 19:S74-9. 2008
  9. ncbi request reprint The value of process evaluation in sustaining HIV harm reduction in the Russian Federation
    Robert Power
    AIDS 16:303-4. 2002
  10. ncbi request reprint Injecting drug users' experiences of targeted harm reduction in the Russian Federation
    Robert Power
    Centre for Sexual Health and HIV Research, University College London, The Mortimer Market Centre, London, UK
    Drug Alcohol Rev 24:69-77. 2005

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Publications14

  1. ncbi request reprint Reducing adolescent clients' anger in a residential substance abuse treatment facility
    Robert Adelman
    Sundown Ranch Inc, Canton, Texas, USA
    Jt Comm J Qual Patient Saf 31:325-7. 2005
    ..A clinical performance improvement (PI) project was conducted to assess improvements in clients' ability to manage anger after the incorporation of Rational Emotive Behavior Therapy (REBT) into treatment...
  2. doi request reprint A response for substance and harm reduction in Pacific Island countries and territories
    Robert Power
    Centre for International Health, Burnet Institute, 85 Commercial Road, GPO Box 2284, Melbourne, Victoria, 3004, Australia
    Harm Reduct J 12:48. 2015
    ..We found that there is a lack of robust and current data for alcohol and other drugs in Pacific Island countries and territories. Further research funding is needed to build the limited knowledge of alcohol and other drug substance use. ..
  3. pmc "But there are no snakes in the wood": risk mapping as an outcome measure in evaluating complex interventions
    Robert Power
    Burnet Institute for Medical Research and Public Health, Melbourne, Victoria 3001, Australia
    Sex Transm Infect 83:232-6. 2007
    ..Through a participatory workshop with adolescent boys and girls, an innovative "risk map research workshop" was developed to be conducted throughout the study sites...
  4. doi request reprint Heroin-gel capsule cocktails and groin injecting practices among ethnic Vietnamese in Melbourne, Australia
    Peter Higgs
    Department of Epidemiology and Preventive Medicine, Monash University, Australia
    Int J Drug Policy 20:340-6. 2009
    ..Subsequently, diphenhydramine gel capsule injecting was identified among a subset of ethnic Vietnamese injecting drug users...
  5. ncbi request reprint Illicit drug use and responses in six Pacific Island countries
    Madonna L Devaney
    Centre for Harm Reduction, Burnet Institute, MelbourneTurning Point Alcohol and Drug Centre, Victoria, Australia
    Drug Alcohol Rev 25:387-90. 2006
    ..This review highlights the urgent need for strategic alcohol and drug research in the Pacific as a foundation for the development of policy...
  6. doi request reprint Gender, culture and harm: an exploratory study of female heroin users of Vietnamese ethnicity
    Peter Higgs
    Department of Epidemiology and Preventive Medicine, Monash University, Melbourne, Australia
    Cult Health Sex 10:681-96. 2008
    ..The data suggest that interventions which focus on the gendered nature of injecting practices within personal relationships may go some way to both reducing harm and increasing control for the women involved...
  7. doi request reprint A very low response rate in an on-line survey of medical practitioners
    Campbell Aitken
    Centre for Epidemiology and Population Health Research, Macfarlane Burnet Institute for Medical Research and Public Health, Melbourne, Vic, Australia
    Aust N Z J Public Health 32:288-9. 2008
    ..To report on the response rate achieved in a survey of medical practitioners and discuss the reasons for it...
  8. doi request reprint Managing information: using systematic data collection to estimate process and impact indicators related to harm reduction services in Myanmar
    Simon Baldwin
    Burnet Institute, Centre for Harm Reduction, Melbourne, Australia
    Int J Drug Policy 19:S74-9. 2008
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  9. ncbi request reprint The value of process evaluation in sustaining HIV harm reduction in the Russian Federation
    Robert Power
    AIDS 16:303-4. 2002
  10. ncbi request reprint Injecting drug users' experiences of targeted harm reduction in the Russian Federation
    Robert Power
    Centre for Sexual Health and HIV Research, University College London, The Mortimer Market Centre, London, UK
    Drug Alcohol Rev 24:69-77. 2005
  11. ncbi request reprint Injection drug users' perceptions of drug treatment services and attitudes toward substitution therapy: a qualitative study in three Russian cities
    Natalia Bobrova
    Department of Epidemiology and Public Health, University College London, London, UK
    J Subst Abuse Treat 33:373-8. 2007
    ..Although respondents had doubts that opiate substitution therapy could work effectively in Russia, most agreed that this type of treatment would help IDUs function better in the society...
  12. ncbi request reprint School based HIV prevention in Zimbabwe: feasibility and acceptability of evaluation trials using biological outcomes
    Frances M Cowan
    Department of Sexually Transmitted Diseases, Royal Free and University College Medical School, London, UK
    AIDS 16:1673-8. 2002
    ..To determine the feasibility and acceptability of conducting a community randomized trial (CRT) of an adolescent reproductive health intervention (ARHI) using biological measures of effectiveness...
  13. ncbi request reprint HIV/AIDS harm reduction in Iran
    Emran Razzaghi
    Iranian National Centre for Addiction Studies, Tehran University of Medical Sciences, Tehran, Iran
    Lancet 368:434-5. 2006
  14. ncbi request reprint Barriers to accessing drug treatment in Russia: a qualitative study among injecting drug users in two cities
    Natalia Bobrova
    Centre for Research on Drugs and Health Behaviour, Imperial College London, UK Mental Health NHS Trust, UK
    Drug Alcohol Depend 82:S57-63. 2006
    ..To assess factors influencing access to drug treatment among injecting drug users (IDUs) in two Russian cities...