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Researcher: Rumble, RH (Dr Roger Rumble)

Fields of Research

Pharmaceutical sciences
Health promotion
Clinical pharmacology and therapeutics
Primary health care
Aged care nursing
Aged health care
Basic pharmacology
People with disability
Decision support and group support systems
Preventative health care
Cardiology (incl. cardiovascular diseases)
Separation science
Pharmacology and pharmaceutical sciences
Health and community services
Residential client care
Acute care
Health care administration
Health services and systems
Rheumatology and arthritis
Neurosciences
Ophthalmology

Research Objectives

Other health
Clinical health
Rural and remote area health
Nursing
Health related to ageing
Preventive medicine
Other education and training
Application software packages
Evaluation of health outcomes
Public health (excl. specific population health)
Expanding knowledge in the chemical sciences
Provision of health and support services
Health education and promotion
Health policy evaluation
Health status (incl. wellbeing)
Nutrition
Mental health services

Career Best Publications

Research Publications

A Profile of Day Respite Care; Australasian Journal on Ageing
Academic detailing of general practitioners to promote appropriate prescribing for older people and involve general practitioners in community education; Conjoint Meeting of ASCEPT and APSA 1998
Case studies in Clinical Pharmacy and Therapeutics; University of Tasmania
Do rural pharmacies really do health promotion outside pharmacies? Preliminary results for rural health; 7th National Rural Health Conference
Drug-related admissions to an Australian hospital; Journal of Clinical Pharmacy and Therapeutics
Enantiospecific gas chromatographic mass-spectrometric procedure for the determination of ketoprofen and ibuprofen in synovial fluid and plasma - application to protein binding studies; Journal of Chromatography A
Enantiospecific gas chromatographic-mass spectrometric procedure for the determination of ketoprofen and ibuprofen in synovial fluid and plasma: application to protein binding studies; Journal of Chromatography B: Biomedical Sciences and Applications
Issues in the Transition from Home to Respite Day Care; Australasian Journal on Ageing
Opinions of patients, pharmacists and doctors on brand substitution; Conjoint Meeting of ASCEPT and APSA 1998
Programme to improve the use of drugs in older people and involve general practitioners in community education; Journal of Clinical Pharmacy and Therapeutics
Psychoactive drug prescribing in the Tasmanian community; Medical Journal of Australia
Seeking respite: issues around the use of day respite care for the carers of people with dementia; Ageing and Society
The re-assessment of elderly people following admission to residential aged care; 36th Annual Conference of the Australian Associaiton of Gerontology: Expanding Knowledge of Ageing
The reclassification of elderly people following admission to residential aged care; Australasian Journal on Ageing

Research Projects

A Pharmacy-Based Program to Tackle Coronary Heart Disease in the Australian Community; Department of Health and Ageing (DHA)
Cost-effectiveness of consultant pharmacist services provided to hotel residents; Department of Health and Ageing (DHA)
Facilitating QUM between Hospital and Community; Pharmacy Guild Australia (PGA)
Medi-Reckoner submission to the Pharmaceutical Benefits Info Programme.; Pharmaceutical Society of Australia (PSA)
Pharmacist counselling of Non-Insulin dependent Diabetes Mellitus (NIDDM) patients.; Merck Sharp & Dohme Australia (MSDA)
Relationship between synovial anti-inflammatory drug levels and clinical response; National Health & Medical Research Council (NHMRC)
Barriers to access and use of day centre services by people with dementia, memory loss or cognitive deficits
Community Pharmacy Medication Incident Reporting and Management System (CPMIRMS)

Research Candidate Supervision

A study of patient medication counselling among Australian community pharmacists
Clinical Interventions in Australian Community Pharmacies
Competency to Practise in Pharmacy - Development and Evaluation of a Self-Assessment Tool
Improving the Quality Use of Anticoagulants
Pharmacist Participation in Health Promotion Activities- Facilitators and Barriers
Title- The Pharmacokinetics of Chiral Non-Steroidal Anti-Inflammatory Drugs in Synovial Fluid and Plasma