Meredith Temple-Smith - University of Melbourne - Professor

Meredith Temple-Smith

University of Melbourne

Professor

Melbourne, Victoria | Australia

Main Specialties: Family Medicine, Family Practice, Obstetrics & Gynecology, Preventive Medicine, Public Health

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Meredith Temple-Smith - University of Melbourne - Professor

Meredith Temple-Smith

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Primary Affiliation: University of Melbourne - Melbourne, Victoria , Australia

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70Publications

732Reads

11Profile Views

"The loss was traumatic… some healthcare providers added to that": Women's experiences of miscarriage.

Women Birth 2019 Apr 25;32(2):137-146. Epub 2018 Aug 25.

Department of General Practice, University of Melbourne, Victoria, Australia; Melbourne Sexual Health Centre, Alfred Health, Victoria, Australia; Central Clinical School, Monash University, Victoria, Australia. Electronic address:

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.wombi.2018.06.006DOI Listing
April 2019
4 Reads
1.696 Impact Factor

Online Health Seeking Behaviours: What Information Is Sought by Women Experiencing Miscarriage?

Stud Health Technol Inform 2018 ;252:118-125

Department of General Practice, The University of Melbourne, Australia.

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November 2018
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Health professionals' roles and practices in supporting women experiencing miscarriage: A qualitative study.

Aust N Z J Obstet Gynaecol 2018 Oct 19. Epub 2018 Oct 19.

Department of General Practice, University of Melbourne, Melbourne, Australia.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1111/ajo.12910DOI Listing
October 2018
21 Reads
1.620 Impact Factor

Hepatitis B contact tracing: what works?

Aust J Prim Health 2018 Oct 9. Epub 2018 Oct 9.

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http://www.publish.csiro.au/?paper=PY17087
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http://dx.doi.org/10.1071/PY17087DOI Listing
October 2018
14 Reads
1.219 Impact Factor

'It Opened My Eyes'-examining the impact of a multifaceted chlamydia testing intervention on general practitioners using Normalization Process Theory.

Fam Pract 2018 09;35(5):626-632

General Practice and Primary Health Care Academic Centre, University of Melbourne, Melbourne, Australia.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1093/fampra/cmy011DOI Listing
September 2018
6 Reads
1.842 Impact Factor

General practitioners' perspectives on promoting sexual health to young men.

Aust J Gen Pract 2018 Jun;47(6):376-381

DHSc, MPH, BSc, Professor and Director, Research Training, General Practice, University of Melbourne, Vic.

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June 2018
13 Reads

Australian women's experiences of a rural medical termination of pregnancy service: A qualitative study.

Sex Reprod Healthc 2018 Mar 21;15:23-27. Epub 2017 Nov 21.

Centre for Excellence in Rural Sexual Health (CERSH), University of Melbourne, Department of Rural Health, 49 Graham Street, Shepparton, VIC 3630, Australia. Electronic address:

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.srhc.2017.11.008DOI Listing
March 2018
8 Reads

The Role of Primary Health Care in Hepatitis B Testing and Management: A Case Study.

J Community Health 2018 02;43(1):38-47

Department of General Practice, Faculty of Medicine, Dentistry and Health Sciences, The University of Melbourne, 200 Berkely Street, Parkville, Melbourne, 3000, Australia.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/s10900-017-0385-9DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC5767201PMC
February 2018
4 Reads

GPs perspectives on prescribing intrauterine contraceptive devices.

Aust Fam Physician 2017 ;46(5):328-333

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November 2017
12 Reads
0.668 Impact Factor

Practice-based research networks.

Aust Fam Physician 2017 Oct;46(10):793-795

PhD, BSc, Honorary Research Fellow at Mater Research Institute, The University of Queensland, Brisbane, QLD.

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October 2017
15 Reads
0.668 Impact Factor

LARCs as first-line contraception - What can general practitioners advise young women?

Aust Fam Physician 2017 Oct;46(10):710-715

DHSc, MPH, BSc, is Associate Professor and Director, Research Training, General Practice, University of Melbourne, Victoria.

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October 2017
12 Reads
0.668 Impact Factor

Sexually Transmitted Infections in Melbourne, Australia from 1918 to 2016: nearly a century of data.

Commun Dis Intell Q Rep 2017 Sep 1;41(3):E212-E222. Epub 2017 Sep 1.

Melbourne Sexual Health Centre, Alfred Health, Carlton, Victoria, Australia.

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September 2017
11 Reads

The effectiveness of the internship in meeting established learning objectives: A qualitative study.

Med Teach 2017 Sep 18;39(9):936-944. Epub 2017 May 18.

a Melbourne Medical School University of Melbourne , Melbourne , Australia.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1080/0142159X.2017.1322191DOI Listing
September 2017
1 Read
2.045 Impact Factor

The practice manager role and relevance to general practice-based research: a review of the literature.

Aust J Prim Health 2016 ;22(2):86-92

Department of General Practice, University of Melbourne, 200 Berkeley Street, Carlton, Vic. 3010, Australia.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1071/PY15070DOI Listing
January 2017
11 Reads
1.219 Impact Factor

General practitioners' knowledge and management of dry mouth - A qualitative study.

Aust Fam Physician 2016 Dec;45(12):902-906

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December 2016
12 Reads
0.668 Impact Factor

'Everything's neatly tucked away': young women's views on desirable vulval anatomy.

Cult Health Sex 2016 Dec 3;18(12):1363-1378. Epub 2016 Jun 3.

c Department of General Practice , University of Melbourne , Melbourne , Australia.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1080/13691058.2016.1184315DOI Listing
December 2016

Prevalence of early childhood caries and enamel defects in four and five-year old Qatari preschool children.

BMC Oral Health 2016 Aug 18;16(1):73. Epub 2016 Aug 18.

Melbourne Dental School, University of Melbourne, Melbourne, VIC, Australia.

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http://bmcoralhealth.biomedcentral.com/articles/10.1186/s129
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http://dx.doi.org/10.1186/s12903-016-0267-zDOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC4989346PMC
August 2016
20 Reads
1.147 Impact Factor

'Most young men think you have to be naked in front of the GP': a qualitative study of male university students' views on barriers to sexual health.

Sex Health 2016 04;13(2):124-30

Department of General Practice, The University of Melbourne, 200 Berkeley Street, Carlton, Vic. 3053, Australia.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1071/SH15217DOI Listing
April 2016
16 Reads
1.576 Impact Factor

The lived experience of men and women with hepatitis C: implications for support needs and health information.

Aust Health Rev 2004 ;27(2):46-56

Australian Research Centre in Sex, Health and Society, La Trobe University, Melbourne VIC, Australia.

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April 2016
2 Reads
1.000 Impact Factor

The impact of a chlamydia education program on practice nurse's knowledge and attitudes in relation to chlamydia testing: a cross-sectional survey.

Sex Health 2016 02;13(1):73-80

Centre for Epidemiology and Biostatistics, Melbourne School of Population and Global Health, The University of Melbourne, 207 Bouverie Street, Carlton, Vic. 3010, Australia.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1071/SH15134DOI Listing
February 2016
83 Reads
1.576 Impact Factor

Dr Google, porn and friend-of-a-friend: where are young men really getting their sexual health information?

Sex Health 2015 Nov;12(6):488-94

General Practice and Primary Health Care Academic Centre, The University of Melbourne, 200 Berkeley Street, Carlton, Vic. 3053, Australia.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1071/SH15055DOI Listing
November 2015
2 Reads
1.576 Impact Factor

Narrative review of the barriers and facilitators to chlamydia testing in general practice.

Aust J Prim Health 2015 ;21(2):139-47

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1071/PY13158DOI Listing
November 2015
2 Reads
1.219 Impact Factor

Dr Google, porn and friend-of-a-friend: where are young men really getting their sexual health information?

Sex Health 2015 Nov;12(6):488-94

General Practice and Primary Health Care Academic Centre, The University of Melbourne, 200 Berkeley Street, Carlton, Vic. 3053, Australia.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1071/SH15055DOI Listing
November 2015
2 Reads
1.576 Impact Factor

Practice nurse chlamydia testing in Australian general practice: a qualitative study of benefits, barriers and facilitators.

BMC Fam Pract 2015 Mar 14;16:36. Epub 2015 Mar 14.

Department of General Practice, University of Melbourne, Melbourne, VIC, Australia.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1186/s12875-015-0251-8DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC4371842PMC
March 2015
38 Reads
1.735 Impact Factor

Using computer-assisted survey instruments instead of paper and pencil increased completeness of self-administered sexual behavior questionnaires.

J Clin Epidemiol 2015 Jan 7;68(1):94-101. Epub 2014 Oct 7.

Centre for Epidemiology and Biostatistics, Faculty of Medicine, Dentistry & Health Sciences, Melbourne School of Population and Global Health, The University of Melbourne, 207 Bouverie St, Melbourne 3010, Australia.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.jclinepi.2014.09.011DOI Listing
January 2015
38 Reads
3.417 Impact Factor

Exploring anal self-examination as a means of screening for anal cancer in HIV positive men who have sex with men: a qualitative study.

BMC Public Health 2014 Dec 11;14:1257. Epub 2014 Dec 11.

Melbourne School of Population and Global Health, University of Melbourne, Melbourne, Victoria 3010, Australia.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1186/1471-2458-14-1257DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC4295330PMC
December 2014
3 Reads
2.264 Impact Factor

Improving chlamydia knowledge should lead to increased chlamydia testing among Australian general practitioners: a cross-sectional study of chlamydia testing uptake in general practice.

BMC Infect Dis 2014 Nov 7;14:584. Epub 2014 Nov 7.

Centre for Epidemiology and Biostatistics, Melbourne School of Population and Global Health, University of Melbourne, 207 Bouverie Street, Carlton, Victoria, Australia.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1186/s12879-014-0584-2DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC4228271PMC
November 2014
33 Reads
2.613 Impact Factor

The burden of bacterial vaginosis: women's experience of the physical, emotional, sexual and social impact of living with recurrent bacterial vaginosis.

PLoS One 2013 11;8(9):e74378. Epub 2013 Sep 11.

Department of Epidemiology and Preventative Medicine, Monash University, Melbourne, Australia ; Melbourne School of Population and Global Health, The University of Melbourne, Melbourne, Australia ; Melbourne Sexual Health Centre, Alfred Health, Melbourne, Australia.

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http://journals.plos.org/plosone/article?id=10.1371/journal.pone.0074378PLOS
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC3770676PMC
June 2014
14 Reads
3.234 Impact Factor

'Your lack of organisation doesn't constitute our emergency' - repeat prescription management in general practice.

Aust Fam Physician 2014 Jun;43(6):404-8

PhD, BHSc(Hons), is a qualitative researcher, Department of General Practice, University of Melbourne and Honorary Fellow, Department of Paediatrics, Faculty of Medicine, Dentistry and Health Sciences, University of Melbourne, Victoria.

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June 2014
15 Reads
0.668 Impact Factor

Finding a segue into sex: young men's views on discussing sexual health with a GP.

Aust Fam Physician 2014 Apr;43(4):217-21

MBBS FRACGP, Academic Registrar, University of Melbourne, Department of General Practice and Primary Health Care Academic Centre, Melbourne, VIC.

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April 2014
4 Reads
0.668 Impact Factor

When two is better than one: differences in characteristics of women using condoms only compared to those using condoms combined with an effective contraceptive.

J Womens Health (Larchmt) 2014 Feb 8;23(2):168-74. Epub 2013 Nov 8.

1 Melbourne School of Population and Global Health, University of Melbourne , Melbourne, Australia .

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1089/jwh.2013.4319DOI Listing
February 2014
6 Reads
1.896 Impact Factor

Chlamydia prevalence in young attenders of rural and regional primary care services in Australia: a cross-sectional survey.

Med J Aust 2014 Feb;200(3):170-5

Melbourne School of Population and Global Health, University of Melbourne, Melbourne, VIC, Australia.

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February 2014
16 Reads
4.089 Impact Factor

The inside story. Physicians' views on digital ano-rectal examination for anal cancer screening of HIV positive men who have sex with men.

J Med Screen 2013 Dec;20(4):188-91

University of Melbourne, School of Population and Global Health.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1177/0969141313515463DOI Listing
December 2013
7 Reads
2.722 Impact Factor

Prevalence and Determinants of Pre-Hypertension among Omani Adults Attending Non-Communicable Disease Screening Program in Primary Care Setting in Sohar City.

Oman Med J 2013 Sep;28(5):316-23

MSc, MD, MPH (Primary Health care) Specialist Public Health - Primary Health care Department of Health Affairs, Directorate General of Health Services- North Batinah Governorate Sultanate of Oman.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.5001/omj.2013.94DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC3769123PMC
September 2013
3 Reads

Consideration of gender in diagnosis and management of blood-borne viruses: the case of hepatitis C.

Aust J Prim Health 2013 ;19(2):124-9

The Kirby Institute, The University of New South Wales, Sydney, NSW, Australia.

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http://www.publish.csiro.au/?paper=PY11127
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http://dx.doi.org/10.1071/PY11127DOI Listing
August 2013
9 Reads
1.219 Impact Factor

Reluctant to train, reluctant to prescribe: barriers to general practitioner prescribing of opioid substitution therapy.

Aust J Prim Health 2012 ;18(4):346-51

Department of General Practice and Primary Health Care Academic Centre, Faculty of Medicine, Dentistry and Health Sciences, University of Melbourne, 200 Berkeley Street, Carlton, Vic. 3053, Australia.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1071/PY11100DOI Listing
July 2013
2 Reads
1.219 Impact Factor

Prevalence of and characteristics associated with use of withdrawal among women in Victoria, Australia.

Perspect Sex Reprod Health 2013 Jun 30;45(2):74-7. Epub 2013 Apr 30.

School of Population Health, University of Melbourne.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1363/4507413DOI Listing
June 2013
5 Reads

Sexting: young women's and men's views on its nature and origins.

J Adolesc Health 2013 Jun 12;52(6):697-701. Epub 2013 Apr 12.

Department of General Practice, University of Melbourne, Carlton, Victoria, Australia.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.jadohealth.2013.01.026DOI Listing
June 2013
3 Reads
3.612 Impact Factor

General practice registrar observation of their supervisors in consultation - what is the educational value?

Aust Fam Physician 2013 Jun;42(6):418-21

Victorian Metropolitan Alliance.

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June 2013
2 Reads
0.668 Impact Factor

Managing same day appointments--a qualitative study in Australian general practice.

Aust Fam Physician 2013 Apr;42(4):238-43

Department of General Practice, University of Melbourne, Victoria, Australia.

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April 2013
5 Reads
0.668 Impact Factor

Key informant perceptions of youth-focussed sexual health promotion programs in Australia.

Sex Health 2013 Mar;10(1):47-56

Melbourne School of Population Health, The University of Melbourne, Melbourne, Vic. 3103, Australia.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1071/SH12046DOI Listing
March 2013
1.576 Impact Factor

Contraception matters: indicators of poor usage of contraception in sexually active women attending family planning clinics in Victoria, Australia.

BMC Public Health 2012 Dec 23;12:1108. Epub 2012 Dec 23.

Department of General Practice, University of Melbourne, Melbourne, VIC, Australia.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1186/1471-2458-12-1108DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC3553019PMC
December 2012
7 Reads
2.264 Impact Factor

Children and young people in out-of-home care - improving access to primary care.

Aust Fam Physician 2012 Oct;41(10):819-22

General Practice and Primary Health Care Academic Centre, University of Melbourne, Victoria, Australia.

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October 2012
4 Reads
0.668 Impact Factor

A missed opportunity--lessons learnt from a chlamydia testing observation study in general practice.

Aust Fam Physician 2012 Jun;41(6):413-6

General Practice and Primary Health Care Academic Centre, University of Melbourne, Victoria, Australia.

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June 2012
6 Reads
0.668 Impact Factor

Improving the health of Australian children entering out-of-home care.

Med J Aust 2012 Feb;196:91-2

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February 2012
3 Reads
4.089 Impact Factor

Methadone and buprenorphine prescribing patterns of Victorian general practitioners: their first 5 years after authorisation.

Drug Alcohol Rev 2011 Jul 22;30(4):355-9. Epub 2010 Jun 22.

Department of General Practice, Faculty of Medicine, Dentistry and Health Sciences, University of Melbourne, Melbourne, Australia.

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http://doi.wiley.com/10.1111/j.1465-3362.2010.00212.x
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http://dx.doi.org/10.1111/j.1465-3362.2010.00212.xDOI Listing
July 2011
3 Reads

Making a difference - are you game?

Aust Fam Physician 2011 Jan-Feb;40(1-2):49

General Practice and Primary Health Care Academic Centre, University of Melbourne, Victoria, Australia.

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June 2011
8 Reads
0.668 Impact Factor

Children and young people in out-of-home care: are GPs ready and willing to provide comprehensive health assessments for this vulnerable group?

Aust J Prim Health 2010 ;16(4):296-303

General Practice and Primary Health Care Academic Centre, Melbourne Medical School, University of Melbourne, 200 Berkeley Street, Carlton, Vic. 3053, Australia.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1071/PY10019DOI Listing
March 2011
1 Read
1.219 Impact Factor

Establishing the Victorian Primary Care Practice Based Research Network.

Aust Fam Physician 2010 Nov;39(11):857-62

Department of General Practice, University of Melbourne, Victoria, Australia.

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November 2010
4 Reads
0.668 Impact Factor

The right thing to do: patients' views and experiences of telling partners about chlamydia.

Fam Pract 2010 Aug 5;27(4):418-23. Epub 2010 May 5.

Primary Care Research Unit, Department of General Practice, The University of Melbourne, Carlton, Victoria, Australia.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1093/fampra/cmq028DOI Listing
August 2010
4 Reads
1.842 Impact Factor

Telling partners about chlamydia: how acceptable are the new technologies?

BMC Infect Dis 2010 Mar 9;10:58. Epub 2010 Mar 9.

Melbourne School of Population Health, The University of Melbourne, Carlton, Victoria, Australia.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1186/1471-2334-10-58DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC2838890PMC
March 2010
3 Reads
2.613 Impact Factor

Innovative resources could help improve partner notification for chlamydia in primary care.

Sex Transm Dis 2009 Dec;36(12):779-83

Sexual Health Unit, Melbourne School of Population Health, The University of Melbourne, Carlton, Victoria 3053, Australia.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1097/OLQ.0b013e3181b357f6DOI Listing
December 2009
3 Reads
2.842 Impact Factor

Publish or perish? Evaluation of a writing week.

Aust Fam Physician 2009 Apr;38(4):257-60

Department of General Practice, University of Melbourne, Victoria, Australia.

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April 2009
4 Reads
0.668 Impact Factor

Conversant or clueless? Chlamydia-related knowledge and practice of general practitioners in Western Australia.

BMC Fam Pract 2008 Feb 29;9:17. Epub 2008 Feb 29.

Primary Care Research Unit, University of Melbourne, Melbourne, Australia.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1186/1471-2296-9-17DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC2292189PMC
February 2008
2 Reads
1.735 Impact Factor

Australian men's experiences of living with hepatitis C virus: results from a cross-sectional survey.

J Gastroenterol Hepatol 2005 Jan;20(1):79-86

School of Health Sciences, Deakin University, Bundoora, Victoria, Australia.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1111/j.1440-1746.2004.03514.xDOI Listing
January 2005
1 Read
3.504 Impact Factor

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Christopher K Fairley
Christopher K Fairley

University of Melbourne

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Jane Hocking
Jane Hocking

University of Melbourne

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Christopher Fairley
Christopher Fairley

Central Clinical School

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Rebecca Guy
Rebecca Guy

University of New South Wales

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Marie Pirotta
Marie Pirotta

University of Melbourne

10
Marcus Chen
Marcus Chen

University of Melbourne

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Anna Wood
Anna Wood

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Marcus Y Chen
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Advanced Cardiovascular Imaging Laboratory

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Jade E Bilardi
Jade E Bilardi

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