Australian Journal of Rural Health

Print ISSN
1038-5282
Electronic ISSN
1440-1584
Impact factor
1.07
Publisher
wiley
URL
http://onlinelibrary.wiley.com/journal/10.1111/(ISSN)1440-1584
Usage rank
3957
Article count
986
Free count
20
Free percentage
0.020284
PDFs via platforms
Proquest, CSA, Ovid from 2001, Wiley from 1992, Rcgp, Ingenta, and Gale

  1. Trichomonas vaginalis in Vanuatu.

    Australian Journal of Rural Health 16(1):23 (2008) PMID 18186718

    To assess the prevalence of Trichomonas vaginalis in two island populations of Vanuatu using the Pap smear as the screening technique. Women were randomly selected from specific sites on the islands of Efate (urban setting) and Ambae (rural setting). Pap smears were collected, screened and repor...
  2. Health and wellbeing of older people in Anglo-Australian and Italian-Australian communities: a rural-urban comparison.

    Australian Journal of Rural Health 16(1):5 (2008) PMID 18186716

    The health and wellbeing of urban and rural Anglo- and Italian-Australian residents was compared using five domains which are deemed to influence the outcome 'ageing well'. The five domains included physical and functional status, social supports, material resources, activity and leisure, and me...
  3. Prevalence and predictors of depressive symptoms among rural older Australians and Americans.

    Australian Journal of Rural Health 16(1):33 (2008) PMID 18186720

    To examine the predictors of depressive symptoms among older married rural Australian and American men and women, using comparable measures from two separate studies. Postal survey for Australians; telephone interviews for Americans. Rural Australia (six states and two territories) and America (...
  4. Effect of climate change on Australian rural and remote regions: what do we know and what do we need to know?

    Australian Journal of Rural Health 16(1):2 (2008) PMID 18186715

    This paper addresses a very important issue in Australian rural and remote regions: the effects of climate change on various aspects including natural resources, agricultural activity, population health, and social and economic development. The objective is to briefly characterise the consequenc...
  5. Work practices of primary health care workers in urban and rural health facilities in south-west Nigeria.

    Australian Journal of Rural Health 16(1):47 (2008) PMID 18186722

  6. Rural temperament and character: a new perspective on retention of rural doctors.

    Australian Journal of Rural Health 16(1):12 (2008) PMID 18186717

    This exploratory study serves as a starting point to establish a psychobiological profile for rural GPs. The overall aim is to describe how individual levels and combinations of temperament (mildly heritable) and character (influenced by sociocultural learning) traits allow GPs to flourish or fa...
  7. ARNM: future directions for Australian rural nurses and midwives.

    Australian Journal of Rural Health 16(1):49 (2008) PMID 18186723

  8. Focus on: eHealth for the consumer-patient.

    Australian Journal of Rural Health 16(1):49 (2008) PMID 18186724

  9. How do registered nurses define rurality?

    Australian Journal of Rural Health 16(1):28 (2008) PMID 18186719

    The objective of this analysis was to identify the meaning of rurality for registered nurses (RNs) practising in rural and remote Canada. An existing Statistics Canada definition was used to stratify Canada's 10 provinces into urban and rural areas. As part of a national multi-method study, a ra...
  10. Climate change and the rural health workforce.

    Australian Journal of Rural Health 16(1):1 (2008) PMID 18186714

  11. New Zealand rural primary health care workforce in 2005: more than just a doctor shortage.

    Australian Journal of Rural Health 16(1):40 (2008) PMID 18186721

    To obtain a 2005 snapshot of New Zealand (NZ) rural primary health care workforce, specifically GPs, general practice nurses and community pharmacists. Postal questionnaires, November 2005. NZ-wide rural general practices and community pharmacies. Rural general practice managers, GPs, nurses, co...
  12. Physiotherapy in rural and regional Australia.

    Australian Journal of Rural Health 15(6):380 (2007) PMID 17970901

    To inform rural physiotherapy recruitment and retention strategies by describing physiotherapists in the Shepparton region: reasons for career choice, education and physiotherapy professional issues. Survey. Health service providers. Practising and non-practising physiotherapists. Survey respons...
  13. The 'Australian rural health education revolution'.

    Australian Journal of Rural Health 15(6):344 (2007) PMID 17970895

  14. Prevalence and characteristics of older Australian women who consult dentists.

    Australian Journal of Rural Health 15(6):387 (2007) PMID 17970902

  15. Launch of new online training program to enhance palliative training in rural areas.

    Australian Journal of Rural Health 15(6):389 (2007) PMID 17970904

  16. A first.

    Australian Journal of Rural Health 15(6):389 (2007) PMID 17970903

  17. Rural and remote health research: key issues for health providers in southern Queensland.

    Australian Journal of Rural Health 15(6):368 (2007) PMID 17970899

    To determine what community health service providers in rural southern Queensland considered were major issues affecting their efficacy. Results will inform the future research strategy of the Centre for Rural and Remote Area Health with the aim of addressing specific regional needs. Interactive...
  18. Primary health care in the Kimberley: is the doctor shortage much bigger than we think?

    Australian Journal of Rural Health 15(6):373 (2007) PMID 17970900

    This study describes the extent to which general practitioners in the Kimberley region are available for doctor-provided primary care and relates primary care availability to need and standardised population. Data collection and analysis was based on government statistics and interviews with gen...
  19. NRF: rural generalism or rural general practice?

    Australian Journal of Rural Health 15(6):391 (2007) PMID 17970906

  20. ARNM: new membership campaign.
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    Australian Journal of Rural Health 15(6):391 (2007) PMID 17970907