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Papers presented / published by staff of the Flinders University Rural Clinical School:

Peer Reviewed Articles

 

  • Worley P, Prideaux D, Strasser R, Magarey A, March R. Empirical evidence for symbiosis medical education: a comparative analysis of community and tertiary-based programs. Medical Education 2006; 40:109-116. http://www.blackwell-synergy.com/doi/full/10.1111/j.1365-2929.2005.02366.x
  • Walters L, Worley P. Training in rural practice: time for integration. Australian Journal of Rural Health 2006 (Oct) 5: 171-172.
  • Couper I, Worley P. Health and information in Africa: the role of the journal Rural and Remote Health. Rural and Remote Health 6 (online), 2006: 644. http://www.rrh.org.au/articles/subviewnew.asp?ArticleID=644
  • Humphreys J, Worley P, Solarsh G, Dunbar J, Ranmuthugala G, Wakerman J, Solarsh B, Walters L. What aspects of “rural exposure” contribute to the likelihood of taking up rural practice? A feasibility study. Final Report to Australian Government Department of health and Ageing, March 2006
  • Greenhill J, Dix K, 2006, Qualitative methodologies in the rural Indigenous context. Respecting Culture: telling stories of suicide prevention in rural communities. How do we maximize cultural sensitivity? International Journal of Qualitative Methods IJQM 5(3) November.
  • Shephard MDS, Mazzachi BC, Shephard AK, Burgoyne T, Dufek A, Ah Kit J, et al. Point-of-care testing in Aboriginal hands - a model for chronic disease prevention and management in Indigenous Australia. Point of Care. 2006;5:168-76.
  • Shephard MDS, Gill JP. The analytical quality of point-of-care testing in the 'QAAMS' model for diabetes management in Australian Aboriginal medical services. Clinical Biochemist Reviews. 2006;27:185-90.
  • Shephard MDS, Allen GG, Paizis K, Barbara JAJ, Batterham M, Vanajek A. Results of an Aboriginal community-based renal disease management program incorporating point of care testing for urine albumin:creatinine ratio. Rural and Remote Health 6:591 (Online)  2006  http://www.rrh.org.au/articles/subviewnew.asp?ArticleID=591
  • Shephard MDS. Analytical goals for point-of-care testing used for diabetes management in Australian health care settings outside the laboratory. Point of Care. 2006;5:177-85.
  • Shephard MDS. Point-of-care testing trial in general practice in Australia. Point of Care. 2006;5:192.
  • Shephard MDS. Cultural and clinical effectiveness of the ‘QAAMS’ point-of-care testing model for diabetes management in Australian Aboriginal medical services. Clinical Biochemistry Reviews. 2006;27:161-70.
  • Shephard M, Whiting M. Assessment of the practicability and analytical performance of a point-of-care affinity chromatography haemoglobin A1c analyser for use in the non-laboratory setting. Annals of Clinical Biochemistry. 2006;43:513-5.
  • Shemesh T, Rowley KG, Shephard M, Piers LS, O'Dea K. Agreement between laboratory results and on-site pathology testing using Bayer DCA 2000 and Cholestech LDX point-of-care methods in remote Australian Aboriginal communities. Clinica Chimica Acta. 2006;367:69-76
  • Worley PS. Always one doctor away from a crisis. Rural and Remote Health 4 (online), 2004: 317. http://www.rrh.org.au/articles/subviewnew.asp?ArticleID=317
  • Worley PS. Good health to rural communities? Rural and Remote Health 4 (online), 2004: 292. http://www.rrh.org.au/articles/subviewnew.asp?ArticleID=292
  • Nichols A, Worley PS, Toms L, Johnston-Smith PR. Change of place, change of pace, change of status: rural community training for junior doctors, does it influence choices of training and career? Rural and Remote Health 4 (online), 2004: 259. http://www.rrh.org.au/articles/subviewnew.asp?ArticleID=259
  • Rosenthal DR, Worley PS, Mugford B, Stagg P. Vertical integration of medical education: Riverland experience, South Australia. Rural and Remote Health 4 (online), 2004: 228. http://www.rrh.org.au/articles/subviewnew.asp?ArticleID=228
  • Worley P, Esterman A, Prideaux D. A cohort study of the examination performance of undergraduate medical students learning in community settings. British Medical Journal 2004;328:207-209. http://www.bmj.com/cgi/content/full/328/7433/207
  • Lionis C, Worley P. Emergence of the European Section of the international journal of Rural and Remote Health. Rural and Remote Health 3 (online), 2003: 257. http://www.rrh.org.au/articles/subviewnew.asp?ArticleID=257
  • Shephard MDS, Allen GG, Barratt LJ, Paizis K, Brown M, Barbara JAJ, McLeod G, Vanajek A. Albuminuria in a remote South Australian Aboriginal community: results of a community-based screening program for renal disease. Rural and Remote Health 3 (online) (2003). http://www.rrh.org.au/articles/subviewnew.asp?ArticleID=156
  • Shephard MDS. Point-of-care testing in the Aboriginal community. Australian Journal of Medical Science 24: 10-16 (2003).
  • Walters L, Worley P, et al. (2003). The parallel rural community curriculum: is it a transferable model? Rural and Remote Health 3 (online), 2003: no 236. http://www.rrh.org.au/articles/subviewnew.asp?ArticleID=236
  • Worley P. Relationships: a new way to analyse community-based medical education? Education for Health 2002;15:117-128 http://www.educationforhealth.net/EfHArticleArchive/1357-6283_v15n2s4_713665108.pdf
  • Worley P. Integrity: the key to quality in community-based medical education? Education for Health 2002;15:129-138. http://www.educationforhealth.net/EfHArticleArchive/1357-6283_v15n2s5_713665102.pdf
  • Couper I, Worley P. The Ethics of International Recruitment. Rural and Remote Health 2 (online), 2002: 196. http://www.rrh.org.au/articles/subviewnew.asp?ArticleID=196
  • Jones R, Mazzachi B and Shephard MDS. Point-of-Care in Aboriginal Hands. Aboriginal and Islander Health Worker Journal 26: 13-16 (2002).
  • Zeunert S, Cerro N, Boesch L, Duff M, Shephard MDS, Jureidini KF and Braun J. Nutrition project in a remote Australian Aboriginal community. Journal of Renal Nutrition 12: 102-106 (2002).
  • Shephard MDS and Tallis G. Assessment of the point-of-care Cholestech Lipid Analyser for lipid screening in Aboriginal communities. Australian Journal of Medical Science 23: 4-10 (2002).
  • Shephard MDS and Allen GG. Screening for renal disease in a remote Aboriginal community using the Bayer DCA 2000. Australian Journal of Medical Science 22: 164-170 (2001).
  • Veitch C, Hollins J, Worley P, Mitchell G. General practice research. Problems and solutions in participant recruitment and retention. Australian Family Physician 2001;30(4):399-406
  • Worley PS, Kitto P. A Hypothetical Model of the Financial Impact of Student Attachment on Rural General Practice. Rural and Remote Health 2001: http://www.rrh.org.au/articles/subviewnew.asp?ArticleID=83
  • Prideaux D, Saunders N, Schofield K, Wing L, Gordon J, Hays R, Worley P et al. Country report: Australia. Medical Education 2001;35(5):495-504.
  • Mugford, BV, Worley, PS, Braund, W, Martin, A. Rural intern training. Rural and Remote Health 2001: http://www.rrh.org.au/articles/subviewnew.asp?ArticleID=86
  • Shephard MDS, Brown M, Hudson M, Riessen C and Braun J. The Umoona Kidney Project. Aboriginal and Islander Health Worker Journal 24: 12-15 (2000).
  • Shephard MDS. The Umoona Kidney Project - Case Study of Effective Aboriginal Health Care. South Australian Medical Review 13: 16-19 (2000).
  • Worley PS, Prideaux DJ, Strasser RP, Silagy CA, Magarey JA. Why we should teach undergraduate medical students in rural communities. Medical Journal of Australia 2000;172(12):615-7.
  • Worley P, Silagy C, Prideaux D, Newble D, Jones A. The Parallel Rural Community Curriculum: an integrated clinical curriculum based in rural general practice. Medical Education 2000;34:558-65.
  • Lines DR, Forsyth K, Worley PS. Teaching undergraduate Paediatrics in a rural community. Focus on Health Professional Education: A Multi-Disciplinary Journal 2000;2(3):25-30.
  • Worley P, March R, Worley E. Scanning the horizon of training for general practice. Medical Teacher 2000;22(5):452-5.
  • Worley P, Lines D. Can specialist disciplines be learned by undergraduates in a rural general practice setting? Preliminary results of an Australian pilot study. Medical Teacher 1999;21(5):482-4
  • Shephard MDS, Barratt L, Simpson-Lyttle W. Is the Bayer DCA 2000 acceptable as a screening instrument for the early detection of renal disease? Annals of Clinical Biochemistry. 1999; 36(3):393-394
  • Watts RW, Marley J, Worley P. Undergraduate Education in Anaesthesia: The influence of Role Models on Skills Learnt and Career Choice. Anaesthesia and Intensive Care. 1998; 26: 201 –203
  • Barritt A, Silagy C, Worley P. Watts R, Marley J, Gill D. Attitudes of rural general practitioners towards undergraduate medical student attachments. Australian Family Physician. 1997; 26(Supp.2): S87-S90

Published Reports

  • Worley P, Prideaux D. The Thai Australian Government Sector Linkages Project: Collaborative Project to Increase Production of Rural Doctors (CPIRD) Ministry of Public Health Thailand. Final Report to the Commonwealth Department of Health and Aging, October 2003
  • Worley P, Prideaux D. The Collaborative Project to Increase Production of Rural Doctors (CPIRD) Ministry of Public Health Thailand. Final Report to the Commonwealth Department of Health and Aging, May 2002
  • Strasser R, Worley P, Togno C, Hays R, Vietch C, Nicholls A, Carson D. Models of Sustainable Rural and Remote General Practice Services: A Dream Come True? Final Report of Consultancy commissioned by the Commonwealth Department of Health and Family Services, Feb 1998.
  • Worley P, Gribble J. Mid-North Mental Health Case Conferencing Project. Final Report to the Commonwealth Department of Human Services and Health, 1996


Books/Chapters

  • Wilkinson D, Strasser R, Worley P, Hays R. (eds) Handbook of Rural Medicine London 2004: Oxford University Press (in press)
  • Hays R, Worley P, Coote W. Education and Training, chapter in General Practice in Australia 2003 Canberra: Commonwealth Department of Health and Aging, (in press)
  • Walters L. Rural Women's Health, Chap 14, Pg147-157: The Handbook of Rural Medicine in Australia. Oxford University Press, 2002
  • Christie A, Worley P, Jones M. The internet and clinical reasoning. In: Higgs J, Jones M, editors. Clinical Reasoning in the Health Professions. 2nd ed. Oxford: Butterworth-Heinemann; 2000. p. 148-55.
  • Worley P. Chapter author. We are Hanging On - Voices of Hope in the Rural Crisis. Adelaide: Lutheran Publishing House, 1992.

Non-peer reviewed articles

  • Worley P. Current developments in medical education in Australia. Luke’s Journal 2007 (in press)
  • Walters L, Worley P, et al.. Our turn for interns.  Outback ACRRM 2006
  • Wachtel, T., Greenhill, J., 2006, Keeping the Bush Beat: A Cardiac Rehabilitation Program for Rural Capacity Building, Australian Nursing Journal 13:10:41.
  • Worley P. Evolution or Revolution: The Parallel Rural Community Curriculum. Harvard Macy Institute Annual Proceedings. 1999. Harvard Medical School (in press)
  • Worley P. Up in Smoke. AD.(Australian Magazine for Youth) Joint Board of Christian Education, 1989.
  • Worley P. Coping with Disability. AD. (Australian Magazine for Youth) Joint Board of Christian Education, 1989.

Conference and invited presentations

  • Worley P. From Marginal to mainstream: Rural undergraduate medical education in Australia. Monash University East Gippsland Clinical School Commencement Dinner, Bairnsdale, Victoria, February, 2007 
  • Worley P. Trends in Medical Education in Australia. Invited keynote address to National Meeting on Innovative Medical Curricula. Khoayai, Thailand. December 2006.
  • Worley P. Medical Education at Flinders University. Invited address to Country Health SA Executive Meeting. Adelaide, Australia. December 2006
  • Worley P. Medical student selection at Flinders University. Victorian Symposium on Rural Medical Education. Melbourne, Victoria. November 2006.
  • Worley P. Creating new rural-focused medical schools. The Australian experience. Invited keynote address to WONCA Rural Conference. Seattle, USA. September 2006.
  • Worley P. Career preferences of extended rural clerkship students. Preliminary data from an Australian cohort study. WONCA Rural Conference. Seattle, USA. September 2006
  • Worley P Rural Medical Education: An opportunity for University of Otago to take the lead. Howard Chaffer Annual Lecture, Dunedin, New Zealand. August 2006
  • Worley P. Teaching and learning in rural clinical settings. Grey Hospital Grand Round, Greymouth, New Zealand. July 2006.
  • Prideaux D, Worley P. Designing a Symbiotic Curriculum for Clinical Competence. 12th International Ottawa Conference on Clinical Competence, New York, USA, May 2006
  • Worley P. What do Editors of Journal want? Academic Seminar by Videoconference, University of Tasmania UDRH, May 2006
  • Greenhill J, Worley P, Prideaux D, Wearne S. Transformation: How clinicians can become educators and researchers. ANZAME Conference, Brisbane, Australia, July 2006
  • Greenhill J, Walters L, Authentic learning experiences are an effective educational strategy - myth or reality? ANZAME Conference, Gold Coast, 2006
  • Walters L, Commencing an integrated clerkship model Videoconference to Northern Ontario School of Medicine Phase 2 stakeholders, December 2006
  • Walters L, Precepting medical students in General Practice. Undergraduate Medical Education in Rural Victoria Workshop, Melbourne, November 2006
  • Walters L. "Working through Barriers" Presentation by Gilbert , Dr Letitia Kavanagh, Walters L. SA Health Reform Aboriginal Change Champions
    Workshop, Mt Gambier. 2004
  • Walters L. "Maternity Care in rural Australia", Healthy Women Healthy Communities Conference; Australian Rural Women's Coalition,
    Melbourne. 2004
  • Walters L. How do clinical Medical students affect the work of the rural GPs who supervise them? PEARL at ANZAME Conference, Adelaide. 2004
  • Walters L. How do clinical Medical students affect the work of the rural GPs who supervise them? Methodology presentation for Masters degree, Flinders University. 2004
  • Walters L. National Policy Developments at RMEV Forum: A sustainable approach to undergraduate clinical placements. 2004
  • Walters L. Recruitment and Retention through the Parallel Rural Community Curriculum, 7th National Rural Health Conference: Hobart. 2003
  • Walters L. Learning Objectives of the PRCC; Workshop: How to manage difficult students; Workshop: How to teach a scenario. ACRRM
    National Teacher Training Course. 2002
  • Worley P, Prideaux D, March R, Esterman A. Rural community-based medical education: the academic performance of undergraduate medical students who undertake a one-year clinical attachment based in rural general practice. 2002 Ottawa Conference on Medical Education. Ottawa, Canada, 2002.
  • Worley P, Walters L, Mugford B, Rosenthal D. The evolution of the Parallel Rural Community Curriculum. An innovation in community-based medical education. The Network: towards unity for health Annual Conference. Eldoret, Kenya, 2002.
  • Worley P. Rural health: problems or opportunities? Inaugural Professorial Lecture. Flinders University, Adelaide, Australia, 2002
  • Worley P. The application of clinical evidence: a rural and remote perspective. National Institute for Clinical Studies, Sydney, Australia, 2002
  • Worley P. PRCC: the first five years. Riverland PRCC Commencement dinner. Renmark, Australia, 2002
  • Worley P. PRCC: welcome to the future. Greater Green Triangle PRCC Commencement dinner. Mt Gambier, Australia, 2002
  • Worley P. Using Information Technology to overcome isolation in the clinic and the classroom. An Australian Perspective. National Rural and Remote Health Conference. Sydney, Australia, 2002
  • Birks R, Worley P, Milford L. Recruiting rural students to graduate-entry medical courses. 6th National Undergraduate Rural Health Conference. Hobart, Australia, 2002.
  • Worley P. For better of for worse? The impact of clinical CBME on doctors and practices. Riverland International CBME Study Tour. Berri, Australia, 2002
  • Worley P. The immediate academic impact of basing an entire clinical year in rural general practice. PhD Final Seminar, Adelaide, 2002
  • Worley P. Rural undergraduate medical education: Is the tertiary hospital still the gold standard? 2002 Handbury Lecture. Hamilton, Victoria, Australia, 2002
  • Worley P, Strasser R, Prideaux D, Silagy C, March R. Can a rural medical education be a better education The academic impact on undergraduate medical students of a rural-sited clinical year. 5th International Rural WONCA Conference. Melbourne, 2002
  • Worley P. The first steps: the Australian College of Rural and Remote Medicine pathway’s early success. Western Australian Centre for Remote and Rural Medicine Annual Conference. Perth, 2002
  • Worley P, Oram J. The Lameroo Shared Care Midwifery Program. Innovations in Midwifery Conference, Adelaide, Australia, 2002
  • Walters L. Driving change in GP led Mental Health Service Delivery; ADGP National Division's Forum, Sydney. 2001
  • Worley P, Rosenthal D. Integrating undergraduate and vocational education in general practice at the regional level. Rural Workforce Agency, Victoria Annual Conference, Melbourne, Australia, 2001
  • Dolinski C, Worley P, Badger D, Wakerman J, Davies P, McKinley A. 'Out of Alice': A 24-week remote health experience for students. ANZAME Annual Conference Papers. Wellington NZ, Association for Health Professional Education, 2001
  • Worley P. Rosenthal D, Stagg P, Busby L, Teubner J. The Flinders PRCC Rural Admission Sub-Quota. ACRRM Scientific Forum Proceedings. Brisbane, Queensland. 2001
  • Badger D, Worley P, Davies P. Resource and Communication issues for rural and remote health students. ANZAME Annual Conference Papers. Wellington NZ, Association for Health Professional Education, 2001,
  • Worley P, Nichols A. The Rural and Remote Areas Placement Program. Lessons learned in regional training delivery. National Rural Health Conference Proceedings. National Rural Health Alliance, Canberra, ACT. 2001
  • Worley P. Rural and Remote Health: the international journal of rural and remote health research, education, practice and policy. General Practice Evaluation Program Conference Proceedings, National Information Service, Adelaide, South Australia, 2001
  • Worley P. Relationships - the key to quality in community-based medical education. 9th International Ottawa Conference on Medical Education Proceedings. Cape Town, South Africa. 2000
  • Mugford B, Worley P, Milford L, Busby L. Remote Teaching Site Management. General Practice Evaluation Program Conference Proceedings, National Information Service, Hobart, Tasmania, 2000
  • Williams R, Kitto P, Edmondson W, Prideaux D, Worley P. Camp Coorong: a community-based cultural awareness program for first year graduate-entry medical students National Undergraduate Rural Health Conference. Toowoomba, Queensland, 2000
  • Strasser R, Togno J, Worley P, Hays R. Models of Sustainable Health Care in Rural and Remote Australia. Proceedings of the Third World Rural Health Congress, Kuching, China. WONCA, 1999
  • Worley P, Squirrell D. Multidisciplinary undergraduate medical education in rural general practice: Putting our educational money where our mouth is! General Practice Evaluation Program Conference Proceedings. National Information Service, 1999.
  • Worley P, Lange R, Beilby J, Burgess T. Is case-conferencing a retention rates winner for rural general practitioners and mental health workers. General Practice Evaluation Program Conference Proceedings. National Information Service, 1999.
  • Strasser R, Worley P, Hays R, Togno J. Developing Social Capital: Community Participation in Rural Health Services 5th National Rural Health Conference Proceedings. National Rural Health Alliance, 1999
  • Worley P Medical Education for the 21st Century, Keynote Address, ANZAME Annual Conference, Darwin, 1998.
  • Worley P, Bielby J, Lange R. Mental Health Case-conferencing: Great solution, but an evaluation dilemma. General Practice Evaluation Program Conference Proceedings. National Information Service, 1998.
  • Strasser R, Togno J, Carson D, Hays R, Veitch C Nichols A, Worley P. Keys to sustainable rural and remote general practice services. General Practice Evaluation Program Conference Proceedings. National Information Service, 1998
  • Worley P, Silagy C, Prideaux D. The Riverland PRCC. Medical Education for the 21st century. General Practice Evaluation Program Conference Proceedings. National Information Service, 1998.
  • Worley P, Silagy C, Prideaux D. Transforming an Australian Rural Community into a Medical Campus. International Conference on Partnerships for Community Health, Albuquerque. Network of Community-Oriented Educational Institutions for Health Sciences, 1998.

 

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