Melbourne School of Health Sciences Collected Works - Research Publications
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Health Professional Workforce Education in the Asia Pacific.
OBJECTIVE: To design and implement an international and interprofessional Global Learning Partnership Model, which involves shared learning between academics and students from Universitas 21 network with other universities ...
Adapting to bilateral cochlear implants: early post-operative device use by children receiving sequential or simultaneous implants at or before 3.5 years.
OBJECTIVE: To classify adaptation difficulties, or lack thereof, experienced by a clinical population of young bilateral cochlear implant recipients. METHOD: Forty-six of the first 48 children sequentially or simultaneously ...
Measuring listening effort expended by adolescents and young adults with unilateral or bilateral cochlear implants or normal hearing.
OBJECTIVES: To compare the listening effort expended by adolescents and young adults using implants versus their peers with normal hearing when these two groups are achieving similar speech perception scores. The study ...
Adaptation of the speech, spatial, and qualities of hearing scale for use with children, parents, and teachers.
Subjective assessment of hearing ability in everyday life complements more objective forms of evaluation. A broad evaluation of the additional benefit provided to children by a second bilateral cochlear implant required ...
How we do it: clinical management of the child receiving a second, bilateral cochlear implant.
For children to gain maximum benefit from a second, bilateral cochlear implant clinicians need to be aware of the special needs of the family and child, and to adapt their clinical management appropriately. This article ...
Racism as a determinant of health: a protocol for conducting a systematic review and meta-analysis.
BACKGROUND: Racism is increasingly recognized as a key determinant of health. A growing body of epidemiological evidence shows strong associations between self-reported racism and poor health outcomes across diverse minority ...
Prospective validation of a predictive model that identifies homeless people at risk of re-presentation to the emergency department.
OBJECTIVE: To prospectively evaluate the accuracy of a predictive model to identify homeless people at risk of representation to an emergency department. METHODS: A prospective cohort analysis utilised one month of data ...
CHRISTMAS 2015: PROFESSIONAL CONSIDERATIONS AVERT(2) (a very early rehabilitation trial, a very effective reproductive trigger): retrospective observational analysis of the number of babies born to trial staff
(BMJ PUBLISHING GROUP, 2015-12-11)
OBJECTIVE: To report the number of participants needed to recruit per baby born to trial staff during AVERT, a large international trial on acute stroke, and to describe trial management consequences. DESIGN: Retrospective ...