This collection showcases research published by Avondale affiliated staff from the School of Nursing in both print and electronic journals.

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Papers/Journal Articles from 2011

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Outcomes from the First 2 Years of the Australian National Hand Hygiene Initiative, Lindsay Grayson, Philip Russo, Marilyn Cruickshank, Jacqui Bear, Christine Gee, Clifford Hughes, Paul Johnson, Rebecca McCann, Alison McMillan, Brett G. Mitchell, Christine Selvey, Robin Smith, and Irene Wilkinson

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Salmonellosis Outbreak Linked to the Consumption of Fried Ice-Cream, Lillian Kent, J Gregory, and M Patel

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The Epidemiology of Cryptosporidiosis in Victoria, 2001-2009, Lillian Kent, Nasra Higgins, and Michelle McPherson

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Clostridium Difficile Infection in Tasmanian Public Hospitals 2006-2010, Brett G. Mitchell, Chris Ware, Alistair McGregor, Saffron Brown, and Anne Wells

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ASID (HICSIG)/AICA Position Statement: Preventing Catheter-Associated Urinary Tract Infections in Patients, Brett G. Mitchell, Chris Ware, Alistair McGregor, Saffron Brown, Anne Wells, Rhonda Stuart, Fiona Wilson, and Matthew Mason

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Women’s Perceptions and Experiences of Breastfeeding Support: A Metasynthesis, Virginia Schmied, Sarah Beake, Athena Sheehan, Christine McCourt, and Fiona Dykes

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Ten Steps or Climbing a Mountain: A Study of Australian Health Professionals' Perceptions of Implementing the Baby Friendly Health Initiative to Protect, Promote and Support Breastfeeding, Virginia Schmied, Karleen Gribble, Athena Sheehan, Christine Taylor, and Fiona Dykes

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Review: Issues with e-Learning in Nursing and Health Education in the UK; Are New Technologies Being Embraced in the Teaching and Learning Environments?, Alison Smedley

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Staff Perceptions and Experiences of Implementing the Baby Friendly Initiative in Neonatal Intensive Care Units in Australia, Christine Taylor, Karleen Gribble, Athena Sheehan, Virginia Schmied, and Fiona Dykes

Papers/Journal Articles from 2010

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Neuroprotective Effects of Naturally Occurring Polyphenols on Quinolinic Acid-induced Excitotoxicity in Human Neurons, Nady Braidy, Ross Grant, Seray Adams, and Gilles Guillemin

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A Meta-ethnographic Synthesis of Women's Experience of Breastfeeding, Elaine Burns, Virginia Schmied, Athena Sheehan, and Jennifer Fenwick

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Kynurenine Pathway Metabolism is Involved in the Maintenance of the Intracellular NAD+ Concentration in Human Primary Astrocytes, Ross Grant, Susan Nguyen, and Gilles Guillemin

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Breakfast Size is Related to Body Mass Index for Men, but not Women, Lillian Kent and Anthony Worsley

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The Effect of Antioxidant Supplementation on Fatigue During Exercise: Potential Role for NAD+(H), John Mach, Adrian W. Midgley, Steve Dank, Ross Grant, and David J. Bentley

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A Literature Review Supporting the Proposed National Australian Definition for Staphylococcus Aureus Bacteraemia, Brett G. Mitchell, Anne Gardner, Peter Collignon, Lee Stewart, and Marilyn Cruickshank

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Complex Decisions: Theorizing Women’s Infant Feeding Decisions in the First 6 Weeks After Birth, Athena Sheehan, Virginia Schmied, and Lesley Barclay

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Improving Learning in the Clinical Nursing Environment: Perceptions of Senior Australian Bachelor of Nursing Students, Alison Smedley and Peter Morey

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Enhancing the Knowledge, Attitudes, and Skills of Preceptors: An Australian Perspective, Alison Smedley, Peter Morey, and Paul Race

Papers/Journal Articles from 2009

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Differential Pathways of Psychological Distress in Spouses Versus Parents of People with Severe Traumatic Brain Injury (TBI): Multigroup Analysis, Malcolm Anderson, Grahame K. Simpson, Peter Morey, Magdalena Mok, Tamera Gosling, and Lauren Gillett

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Mechanism for Quinolinic Acid Cytotoxicity in Human Astrocytes, Nady Braidy, Ross Grant, Seray Adams, Bruce J. Brew, and Gilles J. Guillemin

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Effects of Kynurenine Pathway Metabolites on Intracellular NAD+ Synthesis and Cell Death in Human Primary Astrocytes and Neurons, Nady Braidy, Ross Grant, Bruce J. Brew, Seray Adams, Tharusha Jayasena, and Gilles Guillemin

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The Physiological Action of Picolinic Acid in the Human Brain, Ross Grant, S E. Coggan, and George A. Smythe

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Does the Prescriptive Lifestyle of Seventh-day Adventists Provide Immunity from the Secular Effects of Changes in BMI?, Lillian Kent and Anthony Worsley

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Trends in BMI, Diet and Lifestyle Between 1976 and 2005 in North Sydney, Lillian Kent and Anthony Worsley

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Reflection and Reflective Practice in Health Professions Education: A Systematic Review, Karen Mann, Jill Gordon, and Anna MacLeod

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Prevalence of Methicillin-Resistant Staphylococcus Aureus Colonisation in Tasmanian Rural Hospitals, Brett G. Mitchell, Alistair McGregor, and Geoffrey Coombs

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A Partnership Approach to the Preparation of Preceptors, Alison Smedley and Dawn Penney

Papers/Journal Articles from 2008

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Promotion of Cellular NAD+ Anabolism: Therapeutic Potential for Oxidative Stress in Ageing and Alzheimer’s Disease, Nady Braidy, Gilles Guillemin, and Ross Grant

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Medical Humanities: State of the Heart, Jill Gordon

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Becoming and Being a Preceptor: A Phenomenological Study, Alison Smedley

Papers/Journal Articles from 2007

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Entry Tests for Graduate Medical Programs: Is it Time to Re-think, Michele A. Groves, Jill Gordon, and Greg Ryan

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The Self-directed Learning Readiness of First Year Bachelor of Nursing Students, Alison Smedley

Papers/Journal Articles from 2006

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Inhibition of Indoleamine 2,3 Dioxygenase Activity by H2O2, Anne Poljak, Ross Grant, Chris J. Austin, Joanne F. Jamie, Robert D. Willows, Osamu Takikawa, Tamantha K. Littlejohn, Roger J. Truscott, Mark J. Walker, Perminder Sachdev, and George A. Smythe

Papers/Journal Articles from 2005

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Medical Humanities: To Cure Sometimes, To Relieve Often, To Comfort Always, Jill Gordon

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The Importance of Informatics Competencies in Nursing: An Australian Perspective, Alison Smedley

Papers/Journal Articles from 2004

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Prior Academic Background and Student Performance in Assessment in a Graduate Entry Programme, Pippa L. Craig, Jill Gordon, R M. Clark, and V Langendyk

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Are Graduate Entry Programmes the Answer to Recruiting and Selecting Tomorrow's Doctors?, David Powis, John Hamilton, and Jill Gordon

Papers/Journal Articles from 2003

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Assessing Students' Personal and Professional Development Using Portfolios and Interviews, Jill Gordon

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Fostering Students' Personal and Professional Development in Medicine: A New Framework for PPD, Jill Gordon

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One to One Teaching and Feedback, Jill Gordon

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University of Sydney Medical Humanities Program, Jill Gordon and Joanne Finkelstein

Papers/Journal Articles from 2002

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The Relationship Between Neurobehavioural Problems of Severe Traumatic Brain Injury (TBI), Family Functioning and the Psychological Well-Being of the Spouse/Caregiver: Path Model Analysis, Malcolm Anderson, Trevor R. Parmenter, and Magdalena Mok

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Can Global Co-Operation Enhance Quality in Medical Education?: Some Lessons from an International Assessment Consortium, David Prideaux and Jill Gordon

Papers/Journal Articles from 2001

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Student-Centred Course Evaluation in a Four-year, Problem Based Medical Programme: Issues in Collection and Management of Feedback, Graham D. Hendry, Robert G. Cumming, Patricia M. Lyon, and Jill Gordon

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Communication and Information Technology in Medical Education, Jeremy Ward, Jill Gordon, Michael J. Field, and Harold Lehmann

Papers/Journal Articles from 1999

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Pre-service Nurses' Understanding of Blood Pressure and the Use of the Sphygmomanometer, Cedric Greive, Kevin C. de Berg, and David Treagust

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Do Childbirth and Early Parenting Programs Meet the Needs of the Client?, Alison Smedley

Papers/Journal Articles from 1998

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Letters to the Editor, Lyn Raymond and Akram Omeri

Papers/Journal Articles from 1997

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A Theory of Caring for Midwifery, Noni Dickson

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Values in Nursing: What Can Seventh-day Adventists Contribute?, Gwen M. Wilkinson

Papers/Journal Articles from 1996

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The Pursuit of Excellence in Nursing Care: What does it mean?, Lyn Coulon, Magdalena Mok, Kern-Lee Krause, and Malcolm Anderson

Papers/Journal Articles from 1990

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A Western Blot to Detect Antibody to Avian Reovirus, Liliana B. Endo-Munoz