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    • The mental health expert patient: findings from a pilot study of a generic chronic condition self-management programme for people with mental illness 

      Battersby, Malcolm Wayne; Pols, Rene Gaston; Lawrence, John Stephen; Lawn, Sharon Joy; Urukalo, Mick; Parry, Trevor (SAGE Publications, 2007)
      Background Less than optimal outcomes and escalating costs for chronic conditions including mental illness have prompted calls for innovative approaches to chronic illness management. Aims This study aimed to test the ...
    • Mental health professionals’ perspectives on the implementation of smoke-free policies in psychiatric units across England 

      Lawn, Sharon Joy; Feng, Yi; Tsourtos, George; Campion, Jonathan (SAGE Publications, 2014-10-08)
      Background: The original audit on which this 2013 secondary analysis is based, was conducted in 2010. It explored implementation of smoke-free policies from the perspective of unit managers in 147 psychiatric units across ...
    • Mental Health Programs in Remote Divisions of General Practice: PARC Knowledge Harvesting Program Issues Report 

      Osman, Elizabeth; Wade, Victoria; Jackson-Bowers, Eleanor (2008-10-12)
      This discussion paper describes the mental health activities of Divisions of General Practice (DGPs) operating in remote areas of Australia , and documents the knowledge of the people who work in these programs.
    • Mental Health Shared Care in Australia 2001: Report for the Commonwealth Department of Health and Aged Care 

      Holmwood, Chris; Groom, Grace; Nicholson, Sally-Anne (2008-10-12)
      This study provides a summary of the current policy and research literature on shared care and comments on the current debates around workforce, training and better coordination and integration of care between general ...
    • Mental Health Technologies: Designing With Consumers 

      Orlowski, Simone; Matthews, B; Bidargaddi, Niranjan; Jones, G; Lawn, Sharon Joy; Venning, Anthony; Collin, P (JMIR Publications, 2016-01-28)
      Despite growing interest in the promise of e-mental and well-being interventions, little supporting literature exists to guide their design and the evaluation of their effectiveness. Both participatory design (PD) and ...
    • Meta-analysis of gene–environment-wide association scans accounting for education level identifies additional loci for refractive error 

      Fan, Qiao; Verhoeven, Virginie J M; Wojciechowski, Robert; Barathi, Veluchamy A; Hysi, Pirro; Guggenheim, Jeremy A; Hohn, Rene; Vitart, Veronique; Khawaja, Anthony; Yamashiro, Kenji; Hosseini, S Mohsen; Lehtimaki, Terho; Lu, Yi; Haller, Toomas; Xie, Jing; Delcourt, Cecile; Pirastu, Mario; Wedenoja, Juho; Gharahkhani, Puya; Venturini, Cristina; Miyake, Masahiro; Hewitt, Alex W; Guo, Xiaobo; Mazur, Johanna; Huffman, Jenifer E; Williams, Katie M; Polasek, Ozren; Campbell, Harry; Rudan, Igor; Vatavuk, Zoran; Wilson, James F; Joshi, Peter K; McMahon, George; St Pourcain, Beate; Evans, David M; Simpson, Claire L; Schwantes-An, Tae-Hwi; Igo, Robert P; Mirshahi, Alireza; Cougnard-Gregoire, Audrey; Bellenguez, Celine; Blettner, Maria; Raitakari, Olli; Kahonen, Mika; Seppala, Ilkka; Zeller, Tanja; Meitinger, Thomas; Ried, Janina S; Gieger, Christian; Portas, Laura; van Leeuwen, Elisabeth M; Amin, Najaf; Uitterlinden, Andre G; Rivadeneira, Fernando; Hofman, Albert; Vingerling, Johannes R; Wang, Ya Xing; Wang, Xu; Boh, Eileen Tai-Hui; Ikram, M Kamran; Sabanayagam, Charumathi; Gupta, Preeti; Tan, Vincent; Zhou, Lei; Ho, Candice E H; Lim, Wan'e; Craig, Jamie E; Burdon, Kathryn Penelope; Fogarty, Rhys Daniel; Consortium, Refractive Error and Myopia (CREAM); et. al. (Nature Publishing Group, 2016)
      Myopia is the most common human eye disorder and it results from complex genetic and environmental causes. The rapidly increasing prevalence of myopia poses a major public health challenge. Here, the CREAM consortium ...
    • Meta-analysis of genome-wide association studies identifies novel loci that influence cupping and the glaucomatous process 

      Springelkamp, Henriet; Hohn, Rene; Mishra, Aniket; Hysi, Pirro; Khor, Chiea Chuen; Loomis, Stephanie J; Cooke-Bailey, Jessica N; Gibson, Jane; Thorleifsson, Gudmar; Janssen, Sarah F; Luo, Xiaoyan; Ramdas, Wishal D; Vithana, Eranga; Nongpiur, Monisha E; Montgomery, Grant W; Xu, Liang; Mountain, Jenny E; Gharahkhani, Puya; Lu, Yi; Amin, Najaf; Karssen, Lennart C; Sim, Kar Seng; van Leeuwen, Elisabeth M; Iglesias, Adriana; Verhoeven, Virginie J M; Hauser, Michael A; Loon, Seng Chee; Despriet, Dominiek D G; Nag, Abhishek; Venturini, Cristina; Sanfilippo, Paul Gerard; Schillert, Arne; Kang, Jae H; Landers, John; Jonasson, Fridbert; Cree, Angela J; van Koolwijk, Leonieke M E; Rivadeneira, Fernando; Souzeau, Emmanuelle; Jonsson, Vesteinn; Menon, Geeta; Weinreb, Robert Neal; de Jong, Paulus T V M; Oostra, Ben A; Uitterlinden, Andre G; Hofman, Albert; Ennis, Sarah; Thorsteinsdottir, Unnur; Burdon, Kathryn Penelope; Spector, Tim; Mirshahi, Alireza; Saw, Seangmei; Vingerling, Johannes R; Teo, Yik Ying; Haines, Jonathan L; Wolfs, Roger C W; Lemij, Hans G; Tai, E-Shyong; Jansonius, Nomdo M; Jonas, Jost B; Cheng, Ching-Yu; Aung, Tin; Viswanathan, Ananth C; Klaver, Caroline C W; Craig, Jamie E; MacGregor, Stuart; Mackey, David A; Lotery, Andrew J; Stefansson, Kari; Bergen, Arthur A B B; Young, Terri L; Wiggs, Janey L; Pfeiffer, Norbert; Wong, Tien Yin; Pasquale, Louis R; Hewitt, Alex W; Hammond, Christopher J (Nature Publishing Group, 2014-09)
      Glaucoma is characterized by irreversible optic nerve degeneration and is the most frequent cause of irreversible blindness worldwide. Here, the International Glaucoma Genetics Consortium conducts a meta-analysis of ...
    • Meta-analysis of optical lowcoherence reflectometry versus partial coherence interferometry biometry 

      Huang, Jinhai; McAlinden, Colm; Huang, Yingying; Wen, Daizong; Savini, Giacomo; Tu, Ruixue; Wang, Qinmei (Nature Publishing Group, 2017-02-24)
      A meta-analysis to compare ocular biometry measured by optical low-coherence reflectometry (Lenstar LS900; Haag Streit) and partial coherence interferometry (the IOLMaster optical biometer; Carl Zeiss Meditec). A systematic ...
    • miR-200/375 control epithelial plasticity-associated alternative splicing by repressing the RNA-binding protein Quaking 

      Pillman, Katherine A; Phillips, Caroline A; Roslan, Suraya; Toubia, John; Dredge, B Kate; Bert, Andrew G; Lumb, Rachael; Neumann, Daniel P; Li, Xiaochun; Conn, Simon; Liu, Dawei; Bracken, Cameron P; Lawrence, David M; Stylianou, Nataly; Schreiber, Andreas W; Tilley, Wayne D; Hollier, Brett G; Khew-Goodall, Yeesim; Selth, Luke A; Goodall, Gregory J; Gregory, Philip A (EMBO Press/Wiley, 2018-06-05)
      Members of the miR‐200 family are critical gatekeepers of the epithelial state, restraining expression of pro‐mesenchymal genes that drive epithelial–mesenchymal transition (EMT) and contribute to metastatic cancer ...
    • The (mis)matching of resources and assessed need in remote Aboriginal community aged care 

      Bell, Diane; Lindeman, Melissa; Reid, John Binda (John Wiley & Sons, Ltd., 2015)
      Aim: To examine processes of aged-care needs assessment for Aboriginal people in remote central Australia to assist development of appropriate models of aged care. Method: A qualitative study involving 11 semistructured interviews ...
    • A mixed methods systematic review of studies examining the relationship between housing and health for people from refugee and asylum seeking backgrounds 

      Ziersch, Anna Marie; Due, Clemence (Elsevier, 2018-07-27)
      Housing is an important social determinant of health and a key element of refugee integration into countries of resettlement. However, the way in which housing may affect mental and physical health for refugees and asylum ...
    • Mixed tenure communities and the effects on neighbourhood reputation and stigma: residents’ experiences from within 

      Arthurson, Kathy (Elsevier, 2013-04-16)
      The research reported here investigated the question of whether implementing mixed housing tenure policies has positive effects in terms of revising negative neighbourhood reputations. Neighbourhood reputation is conceptualised ...
    • The Mobility Assessment Course for the Diagnosis of Spatial Neglect: Taking a Step Forward? 

      Grech, Megan; Stuart, Tracey; Williams, Lindy; Chen, Celia Shin Wen; Loetscher, Tobias (Frontiers Media S.A., 2017-10-31)
      Spatial neglect after stroke can be a challenging syndrome to diagnose under standard neuropsychological assessment. There is now sufficient evidence that those affected might demonstrate neglect behavior in everyday ...
    • Modeling the cost-effectiveness of strategies for treating esophageal adenocarcinoma and high-grade dysplasia 

      Gordon, Louisa G; Hirst, Nicholas G; Mayne, George C; Watson, David Ian; Bright, Tim Flaxman; Cai, Wang; Barbour, Andrew P; Smithers, B Mark; Whiteman, David C; Eckermann, Simon Douglas; Australian Cancer Study Clinical Follow-Up Study Group (Springer-Verlag, 2012-08)
      Objective: To synthesize cost and health outcomes for current treatment pathways for esophageal adenocarcinoma and high grade dysplasia, and model comparative net clinical and economic benefits of alternative management ...
    • Models of patient enrolment 

      Kalucy, Elizabeth Carment; Katterl, Rachel; Jackson-Bowers, Eleanor; Hordacre, Ann-Louise (Primary Health Care Research & Information Service, 2009-05)
      This Policy Issue Review is an overview of enrolment models relevant to Australian primary health care. A predetermined report structure was designed, reflecting the dimensions of the study questions, and searching was ...
    • Models of Primary Health Care Psychotherapy and Counselling 

      Jackson-Bowers, Eleanor; Holmwood, Chris; McCabe, Damian (2008-10-12)
      This review looks at psychotherapy and counselling services in primary health care provided by persons from the Allied Health Professions. The report makes a number of recommendations regarding location of the service, ...
    • Monitoring falls in elderly people: Lessons from a community-based project 

      Pirnejad, H; Huq, G; Basilakis, J; Maeder, Anthony (IOS Press, 2014)
      Objectives. This paper describes an evaluation of a community-based fall-detection project using smart phone based tri-axial accelerometry to identify factors that affect adoption and use of such technology by elderly ...
    • Mothers' views on feeding infants around the time of weaning 

      Walker, Ruth Ballance; Conn, Jennifer A; Davies, Michael J; Moore, Vivienne M (2006)
      There is considerable diversity in the views women express about aspects of infant feeding that have been the subject of guidelines. Further health promotion efforts are needed to achieve greater consistency with ...
    • Moving the Interprofessional Education Research Agenda Beyond the Limits of Evaluating Student Satisfaction 

      Lawn, Sharon Joy (Journal of Research in Interprofessional Practice and Education, 2016)
      Background: Much of the research on the impact of interprofessional education (IPE) interventions is hampered by a lack of focus on whether they were successfully translated to effective interprofessional practice ...
    • Multiple sclerosis presenting with homonymous hemianopia 

      Law, Siew W; Lee, Andrew W; Chen, Celia Shin Wen (Royal Australian College of General Practitioners, 2009)
      Ophthalmic manifestations are a prominent feature of multiple sclerosis (MS). Optic neuritis accounts for 18% of initial MS symptoms and 40–70% of all patients with MS have at least one episode of optic neuritis during ...