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Researcher: Chapman, N (Dr Niamh Chapman)

Fields of Research

Cardiology (incl. cardiovascular diseases)
Health promotion
Preventative health care
Implementation science and evaluation
Primary health care
Exercise physiology
Health systems
Continuing and community education

Research Objectives

Clinical health
Prevention of human diseases and conditions
Health system performance (incl. effectiveness of programs)
Behaviour and health
Preventive medicine
Diagnosis of human diseases and conditions
Health inequalities

Career Best Publications

Research Publications

A roadmap of strategies to support cardiovascular researchers: from policy to practice; Nature Reviews. Cardiology
Blood pressure during blood collection and the implication for absolute cardiovascular risk assessment; Pulse
General practitioner perceptions of assessment and reporting of absolute cardiovascular disease risk via pathology services: a qualitative study; Family Practice
General practitioners maintain a focus on blood pressure management rather than absolute cardiovascular disease risk management; Journal of Evaluation in Clinical Practice
Integration of absolute cardiovascular disease risk assessment into routine blood cholesterol testing at pathology services; Family Practice
Lack of strategic funding and long-term job security threaten to have profound effects on cardiovascular researcher retention in Australia; Heart Lung and Circulation
Self-directed multimedia process for delivering participant informed consent; BMJ Open

Research Projects

Implementation and evaluation of the Rapid Access Chest Pain Clinic (RACPC) a process evaluation.; Royal Hobart Hospital Research Foundation (RHHRF)

Research Candidate Supervision