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The internal consistency and construct validity of the Partners in Health scale: validation of a patient rated chronic condition self-management measure
(Springer Science + Business Media, 2010)
The purpose of this study was to test the internal consistency and construct validity of the revised 12-item self-rated Partners in Health (PIH) scale used to assess patients' chronic condition self-management knowledge ...
Developing a screening tool to recognise social determinants of health in Australian clinical settings
(Sax Institute, 2018-11-01)
Objective and importance of study: The importance of social determinants for individual health recovery outcomes is well recognised in public health. However, no succinct social health screening (SHS) tool exists that has ...
Systemic factors that perpetuate smoking among community and institutionalised public mental health service populations
Despite a vast body of research on smoking, quit rates for people with a concurrent mental illness remain extremely low. Research has established that these groups smoke more heavily, for more years and in greater proportions ...
Smoke-free initiatives in psychiatric inpatient units: a national survey of Australian sites. An independent report
A previous systematic review of the existing research in this field (Lawn & Pols, 2005) revealed a number of core principles required for successful implementation of smoke-free policy in psychiatric inpatient units. This ...