Kate Brameld

Summary

Affiliation: University of Western Australia
Country: Australia

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Possession of health insurance in Australia--how does it affect hospital use and outcomes?
    Kate Brameld
    Centre for Health Services Research, The University of Western Australia, Crawley, Australia
    J Health Serv Res Policy 11:94-100. 2006
  2. ncbi request reprint The effect of locational disadvantage on hospital utilisation and outcomes in Western Australia
    Kate J Brameld
    School of Population Health, Centre for Health Services Research, The University of Western Australia, 35 Stirling Highway, Crawley, Western Australia 6009, Australia
    Health Place 12:490-502. 2006
  3. pmc The use of end-quintile comparisons to identify under-servicing of the poor and over-servicing of the rich: a longitudinal study describing the effect of socioeconomic status on healthcare
    Kate J Brameld
    Centre for Health Services Research, School of Population Health, The University of Western Australia, Crawley, Western Australia, 6009
    BMC Health Serv Res 5:61. 2005
  4. pmc Repeat adverse drug reactions causing hospitalization in older Australians: a population-based longitudinal study 1980-2003
    Min Zhang
    School of Population Health, The University of Western Australia and Genomics Directorate, Department of Health, Perth Business Centre, Perth, Australia
    Br J Clin Pharmacol 63:163-70. 2007
  5. doi request reprint Compliance with professional guidelines with reference to familial cancer services
    Gaenor Kyne
    Office of Population Health Genomics, Department of Health, Western Australia, Australia
    Aust N Z J Public Health 35:226-30. 2011
  6. doi request reprint Socio-demographic disparities in the uptake of prenatal screening and diagnosis in Western Australia
    Susannah Maxwell
    Office of Population Health Genomics, Department of Health, Crawley, Western Australia, Australia
    Aust N Z J Obstet Gynaecol 51:9-16. 2011
  7. ncbi request reprint Improved methods for estimating incidence from linked hospital morbidity data
    Kate J Brameld
    Department of Public Health, The University of Western Australia, 35 Stirling Highway, Crawley, Western Australia, Australia
    Int J Epidemiol 32:617-24. 2003
  8. ncbi request reprint Health care financing and public responses: use of private insurance in Western Australia during 1980-2001
    Rachael Moorin
    School of Population Health, University of Western Australia, 35 Stirling Highway Crawley, Perth, WA 6009, Australia
    Aust Health Rev 30:73-82. 2006
  9. ncbi request reprint Estimation of excess risk of readmission to hospital after an index inpatient separation
    Kate J Brameld
    Centre for Health Services Research, School of Population Health, University of Western Australia, Crawley, Australia
    Med Care 41:693-7. 2003
  10. ncbi request reprint High-cost users of hospital beds in Western Australia: a population-based record linkage study
    Janine Calver
    Centre for Research into Aged Care Services, Curtin University of Technology, Perth, Western Australia
    Med J Aust 184:393-7. 2006

Detail Information

Publications14

  1. ncbi request reprint Possession of health insurance in Australia--how does it affect hospital use and outcomes?
    Kate Brameld
    Centre for Health Services Research, The University of Western Australia, Crawley, Australia
    J Health Serv Res Policy 11:94-100. 2006
    ..To assess the effect of possession of private health insurance on hospital use and outcomes in Western Australia...
  2. ncbi request reprint The effect of locational disadvantage on hospital utilisation and outcomes in Western Australia
    Kate J Brameld
    School of Population Health, Centre for Health Services Research, The University of Western Australia, 35 Stirling Highway, Crawley, Western Australia 6009, Australia
    Health Place 12:490-502. 2006
    ..06 (95% CI 1.04-1.07) and 1.17 (95% CI 1.15-1.19). This study represents an important advance in describing the effects of remoteness on health service utilisation and outcomes...
  3. pmc The use of end-quintile comparisons to identify under-servicing of the poor and over-servicing of the rich: a longitudinal study describing the effect of socioeconomic status on healthcare
    Kate J Brameld
    Centre for Health Services Research, School of Population Health, The University of Western Australia, Crawley, Western Australia, 6009
    BMC Health Serv Res 5:61. 2005
    ..To demonstrate the use of end-quintile comparisons in assessing the effect of socio-economic status on hospital utilisation and outcomes in Western Australia...
  4. pmc Repeat adverse drug reactions causing hospitalization in older Australians: a population-based longitudinal study 1980-2003
    Min Zhang
    School of Population Health, The University of Western Australia and Genomics Directorate, Department of Health, Perth Business Centre, Perth, Australia
    Br J Clin Pharmacol 63:163-70. 2007
    ..To examine trends in the rate of repeat adverse drug reactions (ADRs) causing hospitalization in older Australians and to identify the most common ADRs and drugs most often implicated in repeat and first-time ADRs...
  5. doi request reprint Compliance with professional guidelines with reference to familial cancer services
    Gaenor Kyne
    Office of Population Health Genomics, Department of Health, Western Australia, Australia
    Aust N Z J Public Health 35:226-30. 2011
    ..Our study aimed to determine the quality of referral letters from general practitioners and specialists to genetic services for breast, ovarian and colorectal cancers, and their compliance with relevant professional guidelines...
  6. doi request reprint Socio-demographic disparities in the uptake of prenatal screening and diagnosis in Western Australia
    Susannah Maxwell
    Office of Population Health Genomics, Department of Health, Crawley, Western Australia, Australia
    Aust N Z J Obstet Gynaecol 51:9-16. 2011
    ..The collection of these data can also assist in the identification of any potential inequities of access to prenatal screening within the state-wide programme...
  7. ncbi request reprint Improved methods for estimating incidence from linked hospital morbidity data
    Kate J Brameld
    Department of Public Health, The University of Western Australia, 35 Stirling Highway, Crawley, Western Australia, Australia
    Int J Epidemiol 32:617-24. 2003
    ..To address this problem, we have developed the backcasting method...
  8. ncbi request reprint Health care financing and public responses: use of private insurance in Western Australia during 1980-2001
    Rachael Moorin
    School of Population Health, University of Western Australia, 35 Stirling Highway Crawley, Perth, WA 6009, Australia
    Aust Health Rev 30:73-82. 2006
    ..The aim was to identify and explain trends and cut points in payment classification (privately insured or otherwise) for episodes of hospitalisation in Western Australia...
  9. ncbi request reprint Estimation of excess risk of readmission to hospital after an index inpatient separation
    Kate J Brameld
    Centre for Health Services Research, School of Population Health, University of Western Australia, Crawley, Australia
    Med Care 41:693-7. 2003
    ..To develop methods to measure excess risk of readmission following an index admission using linked administrative health data...
  10. ncbi request reprint High-cost users of hospital beds in Western Australia: a population-based record linkage study
    Janine Calver
    Centre for Research into Aged Care Services, Curtin University of Technology, Perth, Western Australia
    Med J Aust 184:393-7. 2006
    ..To describe how high-cost users of inpatient care in Western Australia differ from other users in age, health problems and resource use...
  11. ncbi request reprint Length of comorbidity lookback period affected regression model performance of administrative health data
    David B Preen
    Centre for Health Services Research, School of Population Health, The University of Western Australia, 35 Stirling Highway, Crawley WA 6009 Australia
    J Clin Epidemiol 59:940-6. 2006
    ..The impact of different comorbidity ascertainment lookback periods on modeling posthospitalization mortality and readmission was examined...
  12. ncbi request reprint Demographic factors as predictors for hospital admission in patients with chronic disease
    Kate J Brameld
    School of Population Health, University of Western Australia
    Aust N Z J Public Health 30:562-6. 2006
    ..To identify demographic predictors of hospital admission for chronic disease...
  13. ncbi request reprint Health outcomes in people with type 2 diabetes. A record linkage study
    Kate J Brameld
    Centre for Health Services Research, Department of Public Health, University of Western Australia
    Aust Fam Physician 31:775-8, 782. 2002
    ..This study pilots a method of measuring health outcomes in a general practice population of patients with type 2 diabetes...
  14. ncbi request reprint Increasing 'active prevalence' of cancer in Western Australia and its implications for health services
    Kate J Brameld
    Centre for Health Services Research, Department of Public Health, The University of Western Australia, Crawley
    Aust N Z J Public Health 26:164-9. 2002
    ..To measure the active and total prevalence of cancer in Western Australia from 1990-98 and to examine trends in utilisation of hospital services by prevalent cancer patients...