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Researcher: Chow, J (Associate Professor Josephine Chow)

Fields of Research

Nephrology and urology
Nursing
Health services and systems
Primary health care
Mental health services

Research Objectives

Clinical health
Nursing
Specific population health (excl. Indigenous health)
Public health (excl. specific population health)
Mental health
Other health

Career Best Publications

Research Publications

A multi-centre observational study of how financial considerations influence dialysis treatment decisions; Renal Society of Australasia Journal
A randomised controlled trial of buttonhole cannulation for the prevention of fistula access complications; Journal of Renal Care
Administration of erythropoiesis-stimulating agents in patients undergoing haemodialysis: A time and motion study; Journal of Renal Care
An intervention design: supporting skills development for peritoneal dialysis trainers; Peritoneal Dialysis International
Care of a patient's vascular access for haemodialysis: A narrative literature review; Journal of Renal Care
Examining internet-delivered cognitive behaviour therapy for patients with chronic kidney disease on haemodialysis: A feasibility open trial; Journal of Psychosomatic Research
How do clinical and psychological variables relate to quality of life in end-stage renal disease? Validating a proximal-distal model; Quality of Life Research
Maintaining a viable vascular access for hemodialysis in an elderly person with diabetes: a journey to live, not just to stay alive; Clinical Case Reports
Measuring Kidney Disease-Related Loss in Samples of Predialysis and Dialysis Patients: Validating the Kidney Disease Loss Scale; Clinical Journal of the American Society of Nephrology
RENEW—a renal redesign project in predialysis patient care; Clinical kidney journal
Research in the Clinical Environment: Challenges, Engagement and Leadership; 2012 Graduate Research Symposium
Studying psychosocial adaptation to end-stage renal disease: The proximal-distal model of health-related outcomes as a base model; Journal of Psychosomatic Research
Targeted Education ApproaCH to improve Peritoneal Dialysis Outcomes (TEACH-PD): A feasibility study; Peritoneal Dialysis International
Teaching peritoneal dialysis in Australia: an opportunity for improvement; Nephrology
The establishment of the Triple I (Hub), an intake, information and intervention hub; Contemporary Nurse

Research Projects

Research Candidate Supervision

Decision Making in People with a Diagnosis of Chronic Kidney Disease (CHD)
Vascular Access management for people Requiring Haemodialysis- Improving and Thereby Optimizing Cannulation Techniques