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Researcher: Behrens, HJ (Mrs Heidi Behrens)

Fields of Research

Health and community services
Health services and systems
Aged health care
Acute care
Surgery
Gastroenterology and hepatology
Medicine, nursing and health curriculum and pedagogy
Health informatics and information systems
Primary health care

Research Objectives

Rural and remote area health
Nursing
Other health
Palliative care
Women's and maternal health
Evaluation of health outcomes
Evaluation of health and support services

Career Best Publications

Research Publications

Building relationships through multi-disciplinary education in the North West Tasmania Rural Palliative Care Project; 9th National Rural Health Conference
Conducting research off the side of your desk: A case study; Day Surgery Australia
Effective strategies for weight loss in post-partum women: a systematic review and meta-analysis; Obesity Reviews
Growing old in rural Tasmania: A pilot study of service needs and the impact of migration to and from rural settings; Australian Association of Gerontology Annual Conference
Guiding novice nurse researchers to produce quality clinical research: The role of the research mentor; Joanna Briggs Institute 2013 International Convention
Rural Seniors Research - Pilot Study North West Tasmania
Rural Seniors Research Pilot Survey - North West Tasmania Phase II Report
Severity and duration of pain after colonoscopy and gastroscopy: A cohort study; Journal of Clinical Nursing
Simulation as a vehicle for clinical practice and service improvement within the Australian Quality & Safety Framework; International Conference on Health System Innovation
The Cradle Coast personally controlled electronic health record evaluation research plan; 20th Australian National Health Informatics Conference (HIC2012)

Research Projects

Research Candidate Supervision