Rural Health - Research Publications
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Prescription rates of the contraceptive implant in Australia 2008-2012: impact of patient age and area of residence
(CSIRO PUBLISHING, 2016-01-01)
UNLABELLED: Background Long-acting reversible contraceptives are an effective means of preventing unwanted pregnancies and associated negative consequences. The Sexual Health and Family Planning Association of Australia ...
Workplace health and safety issues among community nurses: a study regarding the impact on providing care to rural consumers
(BMJ PUBLISHING GROUP, 2015-01-01)
OBJECTIVES: The objective of the study was to investigate the types of workplace health and safety issues rural community nurses encounter and the impact these issues have on providing care to rural consumers. METHODS: The ...
“I Do Hope That It'll Be Maybe 80/20”: Equality in Contemporary Australian Marriages
(M/C - Media and Culture, 2012)
"Keeping It Real": Representations of Postnatal Bodies and Opportunities for Resistance and Transformation
(M/C - Media and Culture, 2011)
Challenges of working and living in a new cultural environment: A snapshot of international medical graduates in rural Tasmania.
OBJECTIVES: To highlight the experiences and challenges of international medical graduates (IMGs) living and working in rural and remote Tasmania, and how this informs their acculturation and retention in the state. DESIGN: ...
Rural Community Nurses: Insights into Health Workforce and Health Service Needs in Tasmania.
(Common Ground Publishing, 2015)
The Perceptions of Community Change through Promoting Positive Sexual Health: A Teenage Pregnancy Program Evaluation
(Horizon Research Publishing, 2015)
Teenage pregnancy is associated with adverse social, economic and health outcomes for both mother and child. The factors frequently associated with teenage pregnancy or related sexual health issues include teenagers’ ...