Centre for Rural Health

2013 Publications

Research Publications

Journal Articles

  1. Bell, EJ and Blashki, G., "A method for assessing community flood management knowledge for vulnerable groups: Australia's 2010–2011 floods", Community Development Journal, online (Feb 4) pp. doi:10.1093/cdj/bst002. ISSN 1468-2656
  2. Bell, EJ, "Climate change and health research: has it served rural communities?", Rural and Remote Health, 13 (1) Article 2343. ISSN 1445-6354
  3. Bell, EJ, Seidel, B. and Kilpatrick, SI, "Climate change: How scientism has neutralised health policy effectiveness for rural communities", Journal of Rural Studies, 32 pp. 365-374. ISSN 0743-0167
  4. Bell, EJ, Robinson, AL and See, C., "Do written mandatory accreditation standards for residential care positively model learning organizations? Textual and critical discourse analysis", International Journal of Nursing Studies ISSN 0020-7489
  5. Bond, A., Barnett, AP, Lowe, SE and Allen, PL, "Retention of allied health professionals in Tasmania", The Australian Journal of Rural Health (21) pp. 236-237. ISSN 1440-1584
  6. Buist, MD, Jaffray, L., Bell, EJ, Hanna, L., Weinstein, P., Kumar, S. and Grimmer, K., "Utilization of beds on the general medical unit by "non acute medical" patients: A retrospective study of incidence and cost in two Tasmanian regional medical hospital units", Internal Medicine Journal, 44 (2) pp. 171-177. ISSN 1445-5994
  7. Crocombe, LA, Stewart, JF, and Brennan, DS, Slade, GD, and Spencer, AJ, "Is clinical oral health poorer in regional areas compared with major city areas?", Australian Journal of Rural Health, 21 (3) pp. 150-157. ISSN 1038-5282
  8. Crocombe, LA, Mahoney, G, Spencer, A., and Waller, M., "Will improving access to dental care improve oral health-related quality of life?", Australian Dental Journal, 58 (2) pp. 1–8. ISSN 0045-0421
  9. Hoang, H., Lê , Q., Kilpatrick, SI, Jona, M. and Fernando, NM, "The commonalities and differences in health professionals' views on home birth in Tasmania, Australia: A qualitative study", Women and Birth, 26 (1) pp. 55-59. ISSN 1031-170X
  10. Hoang, H., Lê, Q., and Terry, DR, "Are maternity experiences of rural women getting better with time? Results from a survey in Tasmania", Nursing and Health, 1 (4) pp. 71-77
  11. Hoang, H., and Lê, Q., "Comprehensive picture of rural women's needs in maternity care in Tasmania, Australia", Australian Journal of Rural Health, 21 (1) pp. 197-202. ISSN 1031-170X
  12. Hoang, H., Lê, Q., Terry, DR , Kilpatrick, SI and Stuart, J., "Continuity of carer in the public hospital system in the eyes of rural women and maternity health providers in Tasmania, Australia", Universal Journal of Public Health, 1 (1) pp. 1-6.
  13. Hughes, CJ, "Perceptions of body satisfaction and desired weight loss among Tasmanian adolescents", Australian Journal of Rural Health, 21 (4) pp. 234-235.
  14. Jacob, E, Barnett, AP, Sellick, K., and McKenna, L., "Scope of practice for Australian enrolled nurses: Evolution and practice issues", Contemporary Nurse: A Journal for The Australian Nursing Profession, 1 (1) pp. 1-22. ISSN 1037-6178
  15. Johnston, RM and McManamey, RM, "Local history centres in Tasmania: Citizenship hubs of vitality", The International Journal of the Inclusive Museum, 6 (1) pp. 1-11. ISSN 1835-2014
  16. Lê, Q., Terry, DR and Woodroffe, JJ, "Current programs and future needs in health literacy for older people: A Literature Review", Journal of Consumer Health on the Internet, 17 (3) pp. 369-388. ISSN 1539-8293
  17. Lê, Q., Auckland, SRJ, Nguyen, HB, Terry, DR and Hoang, H., "Living in a regional area: Access, utilisation and health care quality", International Journal of Innovative Interdisciplinary Research, 2 (1) pp. 20-32. ISSN 1839-9053
  18. Lê, Q., Auckland, SRJ, Nguyen, HB, Terry, DR and Le, DVA, "Patient-held logbooks for cancer care treatment: The users' evaluative perspective", Universal Journal of Public Health, 1 (2) pp. 15-19
  19. Lê, Q, Auckland, SRJ, Nguyen, HB, Terry, DR, and Barnett, AP, "The paradox of going hungry when there is so much food: The Perspective of vulnerable youth and their caseworkers", Journal of Food Security, 1 (2) pp. 10-15
  20. Lê, Q., Auckland, SRJ, Nguyen, HB and Terry, DR, "The safety of international students in a regional area of Australia: Perceptions and experiences", Journal of the Australia and New Zealand Student Support Association (42) pp. 15-24. ISSN 1320-2480
  21. Muzoora, M and Terry, DR, "Muddling through: a critical review of Ugandan language policy in education", Internet Journal of Language, Culture and Society (38) pp. 103-110. ISSN 1327-774X
  22. Muzoora, M., Terry, DR and Asiimwe, AA, "The valorisation of African Languages and Policies in the African education systems: A case of Uganda", Universal Journal of Educational Research, 2 (1) pp. 42-50. ISSN 2332-3205
  23. Namasivayam, P., Lee, S., O'Connor, M., and Barnett, AP, "Caring for families of the terminally ill in Malaysia from palliative care nurses' perspectives", Journal of Clinical Nursing (1) pp. 1-8. ISSN 1365-2702
  24. Terry, DR and Lê, Q, "International Medical Graduates: A cohort study of key informant perspectives", Universal Journal of Public Health, 1 (4) pp. 151-165
  25. Terry, DR, Lê, Q., Woodroffe, JJ and Ogden, K, "The baby, the bath water and the future of IMGs", International Journal of Innovative Interdisciplinary Research, 2 (1) pp. 51-62. ISSN 1839-9053
  26. Terry, DR, "The Critical Discourse Analysis paradox: A brief research reflection", Internet Journal of Language, Culture and Society (38) pp. 42-44. ISSN 1327-774X
  27. Terry, M., Terry, DR, Hoang, H., and Hannah, C. "The shortage-surplus paradox: A Literature review of primary health care accessibility", Universal Journal of Public Health, 1 (3) pp. 40-50
  28. To, VT, Lê, T., and Lê, Q., "A comparative study of nominalisation in IELTS Writing Test Papers", International Journal of Innovative Interdisciplinary Research, 1 (4) pp. 15-21. ISSN 1839-9053
  29. Yeoh, JSW and Doan, T., "A study on the perceptions of international students on health literacy in an Australian university context", Internet Journal of Language, Culture and Society, 1 (36) pp. 28-33. ISSN 1327-774X
  30. Yeoh, JSW and Terry, DR, "International research students' experiences in academic success", Universal Journal of Educational Research, 1 (3) pp. 275-280. ISSN 2332-3205
  31. Yeoh, JSW and Doan, T, "International research students' perceptions of quality supervision", International Journal of Innovative Interdisciplinary Research, 1 (3) pp. 10-18. ISSN 1839-9053
  32. Yue, Yun and Lê, Q, "Coping strategies adopted by international students in an Australian tertiary context", The International Journal of Interdisciplinary Educational Studies, 7 (2) pp. 25-39. ISSN 2327-011X
  33. Yue, Yun and Lê, Q, "International students' social engagement and social wellbeing in an Australian regional area", The International Journal of Health, Wellness, and Society, 2 (3) pp. 119-132. ISSN 2156-8960

Chapter in a Book

  1. Babaee, M., Lê, Q., and Lê, T, "How are the concepts 'Reliability' and 'Validity' dealt with in Qualitative Research?", Conducting research in a changing and challenging world, Nova Science Publishers, Thao Le & Quynh Le (ed), Hauppauge, NY, pp. 135-143. ISBN 978-1-62618-651-4
  2. Jang, SH, Terry, DR and Lê, T., "Internet-mediated Ethnography: Issues and Challenges In Social Science Research Discourse", Conducting research in a changing and challenging world, Nova Science Publishers, Thao Le & Quynh Le (ed), Hauppauge, NY, pp. 173-183. ISBN 978-1-62618-651-4
  3. Lê, Q., Nguyen, HB, Lê, T., and Ogden, K, "Ethical Issues in Intercultural Health Research", Conducting research in a changing and challenging world, Nova Science Publishers, Thao Le & Quynh Le (ed), Hauppauge, NY, pp. 291-300. ISBN 978-1-62618-651-4
  4. Le, T., Lê, Q., and Nguyen, HB, "Hegemony, empowerment and challenges in a global research discourse", Conducting research in a changing and challenging world, Nova Science Publishers, Thao Le & Quynh Le (ed), Hauppauge, NY, pp. 13-19. ISBN 978-1-62618-651-4
  5. Nguyen, HB, Lê, Q. and Le, T., "Emotional Intelligence in Conducting Research", Conducting research in a changing and challenging world, Nova Science Publishers, Thao Le & Quynh Le (ed), Hauppauge, NY, pp. 341-349. ISBN 978-1-62618-651-4
  6. Terry, DR, "Conquering Everest: Researching into thin air – A research Journey Reflection", Conducting research in a changing and challenging world, Nova Science Publishers, Thao Le and Quynh Le (ed), Hauppauge, NY, pp. 311-320. ISBN 978-1-62618-651-4
  7. Terry, DR, Lê, Q., Terry, M., and Kirschbaum, M, "Qualitative research from concepts to analysis", Conducting research in a changing and challenging world, Nova Science Publishers, Thao Le & Quynh Le (ed), Hauppauge, NY, pp. 79-89. ISBN 978-1-62618-651-4
  8. Terry, M., and Terry, DR, "The challenges of conducting literature reviews in research: Attempting to stand on the shoulders of giants", Conducting research in a changing and challenging world, Nova Science Publishers, Thao Le & Quynh Le (ed), Hauppauge, NY, pp. 33-43. ISBN 978-1-62618-651-4
  9. Whetton, SG, "Personal Health Information, Privacy and Surveillance: Do We Need a Critical Voice?", Studies in Health Technology and Informatics: MEDINFO 2013, IOS Press BV, Christoph Ulrich Lehmann, Elske Ammenwerth, Christian Nøhr (ed), Amsterdam, pp. 234-238. ISBN 978-1-61499-288-2
  10. Whetton, SG, "Using personal health information: Do we manage conflicting interests?", Studies in Health Technology and Informatics : Health Informatics: Digital Health Service Delivery – The Future Is Now!, IOS Press BV, Heather Grain, Louise K. Schaper (ed), Netherlands, pp. 135-141. ISBN 978-1-61499-265-3
  11. Yeoh, JSW, Lê, T and Doan, T., "The Challenges of International Research Students Studying in an Australian University Context", Conducting research in a changing and challenging world, Nova Science Publishers, Thao Le & Quynh Le (ed), Hauppauge, NY, pp. 303-309. ISBN 978-1-62618-651-4

Conference Publication

  1. Auckland, SRJ, Lê, Q., Nguyen, HB and Gleeson, M., "Food security and health risks facing vulnerable youth in north-west Tasmania", Proceedings of the 12th National Rural Health Conference, 7-10 April 2013, Adelaide, South Australia, pp. 1
  2. Bell, EJ, "Foreseeing and Planning for the Health and Community Well-Being Effects of Climate Change in Rural and Regional Local Government Areas", ACELG Local Government Researchers' Forum, 6-7 June 2013, Adelaide, pp. 21. ISBN 978-1-86295-689-6
  3. Boyer, K, Orpin, P., King, A., and Bowers-Ingram, LJ, "I came for the friendship: Why social eating matters", AAG National Conference proceedings, 27 - 29 November 2013, Sydney, New South Wales, pp. 1-15
  4. Boyer, K., and Walker, J., "Partnership Research Grant Governance and Research Translation: An imperative for success?", 2nd Annual NHMRC research translation faculty symposium: Conference proceedings, 2 - 3 October 2013, Sydney, New South Wales, pp. 2
  5. Bridgman, H., "Responsibility & self-management: Age-appropriate transition of power & control for", APS Health Psychology conference: abstracts, 5 - 6 April 2013, Cairns, pp. 1
  6. Bridgman, H., Cheek, CG and Fleming, T., "Rural Tasmanian Youth views on a C-CBT program originally developed for New Zealand Youth", Strategic Alliances: Facing the Challenges Together - Proceedings of the 5th Australian Rural and Remote Mental Health Conference, 14-15 October 2013, Geelong, Victoria, pp. 1
  7. Crocombe, LA and Bell, EJ, "Oral Health Policy and Rural Disadvantage: An International comparative Study", 2nd Meeting of the International Association for Dental Research Asia Pacific Region Program and Abstract Book, 21-23 August 2013, Plaza Athenee, Bangkok, Thailand, pp. pp. 6-7
  8. Crocombe, LA, "The Big Issues in Oral Health", Research Week 2013, 2nd - 6th September 2013, The Menzies Research Institute Tasmania, pp. p 3
  9. Crocombe, LA, "The private sector view on ehealth", November 2012, Jean Falkner Tahjia Lecture Theatre, Melbourne
  10. Elliott, Kate-Ellen, Annear, MJ, Bell, EJ, Palmer, AJ and Robinson, AL, "Dementia tsunami in aged care: can students improve residents' quality of life?", The 46th Australian Association of Gerontology National Conference, 27-29 Nov, Sydeny, NSW
  11. Godwin, D., Hoang, H., Crocombe, LA and Bell, EJ, "Dental practitioner rural work movements: A systematic review", 2013 Primary Health Care Research Conference: Program & Abstracts., 10-12 July 2013, The Hilton, Sydney
  12. Harris, MW, "Thriving in Transition: An examination of mental health issues of wellbeing in periods of geographic dislocation", 4th International conference on sport and society: conference proceedings, 18 June 2013, Illinois, Chicago, USA, pp. 1-17.
  13. Hoang, Ha and Lê, Q, "The views of rural women and health professionals on continuity of maternity care in Tasmania, Australia", WONCA 2013 PRAGUE 20th World Conference Family Medicine – Care for Generations: Abstract Book, 25-29 June 2013, Prague, Czech Republic, pp. 249. ISBN 978-80-86998-66-4
  14. Lê, Q., Auckland, SRJ and Nguyen, HB, "Food security and related health risks facing vulnerable youth in rural areas of Tasmania, Australia", WONCA 2013 PRAGUE 20th World Conference Family Medicine – care for Generations: Abstract Book, 25 - 29 June 2013, Prague, Czech Republic, pp. 630. ISBN 978-80-86998-66-4
  15. Lê, Q, Nguyen, HB and Auckland, SRJ, "Social Connectedness and Security of International Students in a Regional Area of Australia", Asian Conference on Arts and Humanities: Abstract Book, 4 - 7 April 2013, Osaka, Japan, pp. online
  16. Nguyen, HB and Lê, Q., and Le, T, "Towards a Culturally and Contextually Relevant Questionnaire For English Language Learning Strategies: The What and the How", Asian Conference on Arts and Humanities: Abstract Book, 4 - 7 April 2013, Osaka, Japan, pp. online
  17. Orpin, P., Walker, JH and Boyer, K., "Developing evidence based policy in ageing well", 20th IAGG World Congress on Gerontology and Geriatrics: Conference proceedings, 23-27th June 2013, Seoul, Korea, pp. 1.
  18. Orpin, P., Walker, J., and Carrol, M., Brinkman, S., and Boyer, K., "What is it to 'age well'? Disentangling long and short term goals in aged support", AAG National Conference publication, 27 - 29 November 2013, Sydney, pp. 1-8
  19. Terry, DR, Lê, Q., Woodroffe, JJ and Ogden, K, "Recruitment and retention of International Medical Graduates: The experience of living and working in rural Tasmania", WONCA 2013 PRAGUE 20th World Conference Family Medicine – care for Generations: Conference proceedings 25 - 29 June 2013, Prague, Czech Republic, pp. 48-49

Contract Report/ Consultants Report

  1. Auckland, SRJ and Le, Q. and Nguyen, HB., Evaluate the impacts of the Healthy Communities Project on the Cradle Coast community Tasmania, Department of Health of Ageing (2013) [Contract Report]
  2. Auckland, SRJ and Nguyen, HB and Le, Q., Evaluation of Community Change through Family Planning Programs,, Tasmanian Community Funding (2013) [Contract Report]
  3. Auckland, SRJ and Spencer, J. and Woodroffe, JJ and Eyles, K, Health and Wellbeing Needs Assessment of the communities of Perth, Longford, Evandale and Cressy in the Northern Midlands, Tasmania, Northern Midlands Council, 1 (2013) [Consultants Report]
  4. Barnett, AP and Terry, DR and Mulligan, B. and West, D., "An evaluation of the Workplace Based Assessment at the Launceston General Hospital", An evaluation of the Workplace Based Assessment at the Launceston General Hospital, University of Tasmania, Launceston (2013) [Government or Industry Research]
  5. Barnett, AP and Auckland, SRJ and Stewart, FE and Dennis, SL, Evaluation of the young Aboriginal drug and alcohol service (yAdas), Cornerstone Youth Services, 1 (2013) [Contract Report]
  6. Barnett, AP and Hoang, Ha and Cross, DMG and Bridgman, H., Workshop evaluation report: network characteristics of a youth counselling service, Cornerstone Youth Services, 1 (2013) [Contract Report]
  7. Bell, EJ, Policy and practice directions for a domestic and family violence intervention for small children: 'Safe from the Start', Commonwealth Government's Department of Families, Housing, Community Services and Indigenous Affairs, ISBN: 978-1-86295-69 (2013) [Contract Report]\
  8. Crocombe, LA, "Professionalism", Orientation Workshop, Voluntary Dental Graduate Year Program, The University of Adelaide, Grand Chifley Hotel, 206 South Terrace, Adelaide (2013) [Report]
  9. Crocombe, LA, "Role of the Dentist in Community Dentistry/Career Pathways, Dental Equipment and Materials, Radiology and Forensic Dentistry", Nationwide Webinar, Voluntary Dental Graduate Year Program, The University of Tasmania, Hobart, Australia. (2013) [Report]
  10. Cross, DMG, Hosting Virtual Orientation Tours of rural practice settings via the TCEN website, Health Workforce Australia, Final (2013) [Contract Report]
  11. Harris, MW and Barnett, AP and Thompson, S. and Riggs, J. and Barlcay, L. and Cross, DMG, Thriving in transition: A model for student support in the transition to Australian higher education, Office for Learning & Teaching, 1 (2013) [Contract Report]
  12. Lyth, A and Allchin, RC and Bell, EJ and Holbrook, NJ, Ross Rover Virus in Tasmania in a changing climate: a vulnerability assessment, Department of Premier and Cabinet, Office of Climate Change (2013) [Contract Report]
  13. Spencer, J and Woodroffe, JJ, Exploration of Interprofessional Practice (IPP) and Learning (IPL) in Rural Clinical Settings, University of Tasmania, 1 (2013) [Contract Report]
  14. Whetton, SG, Telehealth: up-skilling health professionals to facilitate enhanced access to services for rural, remote and metropolitan communities, Commonwealth Department of Health and Ageing, 1 (2013) [Contract Report]
  15. Winter, RE and Bell, EJ, Adult literacy: 'whole-of-service' policy and practice directions, FaHCSIA (2013) [Contract Report]