Nursing - Research Publications
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General practice nursing
(McGraw Hill Australia, 2010)
Continuity of care and general wellbeing of patients with comorbidities requiring joint replacement
Aim: This paper reports a study investigating the continuity of care and general wellbeing of patients with comorbidities who required an elective total hip or knee joint replacement. ...
Patient with comorbidities: perceptions of care during an acute illness
Background. Advances in medical science and improved lifestyles have reduced mortality rates in Australia and most Western countries. As a result, there is an ageing population with a concomitant growth in the number of ...
Teaching Psychiatry to Undergraduates: Peer-Peer Learning Using a "GP Letter"
OBJECTIVE: The authors describe a novel peer-peer learning activity with medical students, encompassing a specialist psychiatrist-general practitioner (GP) dyadic interchange of letters, and a group discussion facilitated ...
Family involvement in managing medications of older patients across transitions of care: a systematic review
BACKGROUND: As older patients' health care needs become more complex, they often experience challenges with managing medications across transitions of care. Families play a major role in older patients' lives. To date, ...
Knowledge and confidence of Australian emergency department clinicians in managing patients with mental health-related presentations: findings from a national qualitative study.
UNLABELLED: BACKGROUND: Mental health related presentations are common in Australian Emergency Departments (EDs). We sought to better understand ED staff knowledge and levels of confidence in treating people with mental ...