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Health service use by same-sex attracted Australian women for alcohol and mental health issues: a cross-sectional study.

BJGP Open 2018 Jul 16;2(2):bjgpopen18X101565. Epub 2018 May 16.

Director, Turning Point, Eastern Health Clinical School, Monash University, Melbourne, Australia.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.3399/bjgpopen18X101565DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC6184099PMC
July 2018

Improving alcohol and mental health treatment for lesbian, bisexual and queer women: Identity matters.

Aust N Z J Public Health 2018 Feb 13;42(1):35-42. Epub 2017 Dec 13.

Turning Point, Eastern Health, Victoria.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1111/1753-6405.12739DOI Listing
February 2018

Mental health, sexual identity, and interpersonal violence: Findings from the Australian longitudinal Women's health study.

BMC Womens Health 2017 Sep 30;17(1):94. Epub 2017 Sep 30.

Australian Longitudinal Study on Women's Health, University of Newcastle, Melbourne, Australia.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1186/s12905-017-0452-5DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC5622594PMC
September 2017

A model for lesbian, bisexual and queer-related influences on alcohol consumption and implications for policy and practice.

Cult Health Sex 2016 14;18(4):405-21. Epub 2015 Oct 14.

g Turning Point and Eastern Health Clinical School , Monash University , Fitzroy , Australia.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1080/13691058.2015.1089602DOI Listing
December 2016

Cancer Risk Factors, Diagnosis and Sexual Identity in the Australian Longitudinal Study of Women's Health.

Womens Health Issues 2015 Sep-Oct;25(5):509-16. Epub 2015 Jun 2.

College of Nursing, University of Illinois Chicago, Chicago, Illinois.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.whi.2015.04.001DOI Listing
July 2016

Mental health help seeking patterns and associations among Australian same sex attracted women, trans and gender diverse people: a survey-based study.

BMC Psychiatry 2016 07 4;16:209. Epub 2016 Jul 4.

School of Nursing and Midwifery, Deakin University, 221 Burwood Highway, Burwood, 3125, Australia.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1186/s12888-016-0916-4DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC4932693PMC
July 2016

Medical students developing confidence and patient centredness in diverse clinical settings: a longitudinal survey study.

BMC Med Educ 2016 Jul 15;16:176. Epub 2016 Jul 15.

Melbourne Medical School, The University of Melbourne, Parkville, VIC, 3010, Australia.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1186/s12909-016-0689-yDOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC4946086PMC
July 2016

Building healthcare workers' confidence to work with same-sex parented families.

Health Promot Int 2016 Jun 3;31(2):459-69. Epub 2015 Mar 3.

Relationships Australia Victoria, Melbourne, VIC, Australia.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1093/heapro/dav010DOI Listing
June 2016

Impact of family structure and socio-demographic characteristics on child health and wellbeing in same-sex parent families: A cross-sectional survey.

J Paediatr Child Health 2016 May 3;52(5):499-505. Epub 2016 May 3.

The Jack Brockhoff Child Health and Wellbeing Program, The Melbourne School of Population and Global Health, The University of Melbourne, Carlton, Victoria, Australia.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1111/jpc.13171DOI Listing
May 2016

Fractured Identity in the Context of Intimate Partner Violence: Barriers to and Opportunities for Seeking Help in Health Settings.

Violence Against Women 2016 Feb 2;22(2):225-48. Epub 2015 Sep 2.

The University of Melbourne, Victoria, Australia.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1177/1077801215601248DOI Listing
February 2016

Disclosure for same-sex attracted women enhancing the quality of the patient-doctor relationship in general practice.

Aust Fam Physician 2015 Aug;44(8):573-8

MBBS, DRANZCOG, DA(UK), FRACGP, Senior Lecturer, Department of General Practice, University of Melbourne, Carlton, VIC.

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August 2015

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://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC3770676PMC
June 2014

Clinical translation of the research article titled "the influence of early drinking contexts on current drinking among adult lesbian and bisexual women".

J Am Psychiatr Nurses Assoc 2013 Sep-Oct;19(5):255-8. Epub 2013 Sep 26.

Ruth McNair, PhD, MBBS, DRANZCOG, DA(UK), FRACGP, The University of Melbourne, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia; Northside Clinic, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia.

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http://journals.sagepub.com/doi/10.1177/1078390313505642
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June 2014

Parent-reported measures of child health and wellbeing in same-sex parent families: a cross-sectional survey.

BMC Public Health 2014 Jun 21;14:635. Epub 2014 Jun 21.

The Jack Brockhoff Child Health and Wellbeing Program, The Melbourne School of Population and Global Health, The University of Melbourne, Carlton, Victoria, Australia.

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http://bmcpublichealth.biomedcentral.com/articles/10.1186/14
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http://dx.doi.org/10.1186/1471-2458-14-635DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC4082299PMC
June 2014

Triumphs and challenges in recruiting same-sex parent families.

Aust N Z J Public Health 2014 Feb;38(1):87-8

The McCaughey VicHealth Centre for Community Wellbeing, Melbourne School of Population and Global Health, The University of Melbourne, Victoria.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1111/1753-6405.12141DOI Listing
February 2014

What makes a same-sex parented family?

Med J Aust 2013 Jul;199(2):94-6

McCaughey VicHealth Centre for Community Wellbeing,University of Melbourne, Melbourne, VIC, Australia.

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July 2013

ACHESS--The Australian study of child health in same-sex families: background research, design and methodology.

BMC Public Health 2012 Aug 13;12:646. Epub 2012 Aug 13.

The McCaughey Centre, Melbourne School of Population Health, The University of Melbourne, Carlton, VIC 3053, Australia.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1186/1471-2458-12-646DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC3487744PMC
August 2012

From silence to sensitivity: a new Identity Disclosure model to facilitate disclosure for same-sex attracted women in general practice consultations.

Soc Sci Med 2012 Jul 30;75(1):208-16. Epub 2012 Mar 30.

Department of General Practice, North West Academic Centre, University of Melbourne, 200 Berkeley St., Carlton, Melbourne, Victoria 3053, Australia.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.socscimed.2012.02.037DOI Listing
July 2012

Coming out: is the Mardi Gras still needed?

Med J Aust 2012 Mar;196(4):224

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http://dx.doi.org/10.5694/mja12.10233DOI Listing
March 2012

Health status, health service use, and satisfaction according to sexual identity of young Australian women.

Womens Health Issues 2011 Jan-Feb;21(1):40-7

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

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.whi.2010.08.002DOI Listing
March 2011

Guidelines for the primary care of lesbian, gay, and bisexual people: a systematic review.

Ann Fam Med 2010 Nov-Dec;8(6):533-41

Department of General Practice, University of Melbourne, Australia.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1370/afm.1173DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC2975689PMC
February 2011

Substance abuse and mental health disparities: comparisons across sexual identity groups in a national sample of young Australian women.

Soc Sci Med 2010 Aug 25;71(4):824-31. Epub 2010 May 25.

University of Illinois at Chicago, Health Systems Sciences, College of Nursing, M/C 802, 845 S. Damen Avenue, Chicago, Illinois 60304, USA.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.socscimed.2010.05.009DOI Listing
August 2010

Understanding resilience in same-sex parented families: the work, love, play study.

BMC Public Health 2010 Mar 9;10:115. Epub 2010 Mar 9.

The Bouverie Centre, La Trobe University, 8 Gardiner Street, Brunswick, Victoria 3056, Australia.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1186/1471-2458-10-115DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC2841103PMC
March 2010

Lesbian and bisexual women's sexual health.

Authors:
Ruth McNair

Aust Fam Physician 2009 Jun;38(6):388-93

Department of General Practice, University of Melbourne, Victoria.

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June 2009

Risk reduction as an accepted framework for safer-sex promotion among women who have sex with women.

Sex Health 2009 Mar;6(1):15-8

106 Lennox Street, Newtown, Sydney, NSW 2042, Australia.

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March 2009

Comparing knowledge and perceived risk related to the human papilloma virus among Australian women of diverse sexual orientations.

Aust N Z J Public Health 2009 Feb;33(1):87-93

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

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1111/j.1753-6405.2009.00345.xDOI Listing
February 2009

Absent sexual scripts: lesbian and bisexual women's knowledge, attitudes and action regarding safer sex and sexual health information.

Cult Health Sex 2009 Jan;11(1):67-81

Department of General Practice, University of Melbourne, Australia.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1080/13691050802541674DOI Listing
January 2009

Using reflexivity to enhance in-depth interviewing skills for the clinician researcher.

BMC Med Res Methodol 2008 Nov 9;8:73. Epub 2008 Nov 9.

The Department of General Practice, University of Melbourne, 200 Berkeley St, Carlton, 3053, Victoria, Australia.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1186/1471-2288-8-73DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC2644878PMC
November 2008

Lesbian parents negotiating the health care system in Australia.

Health Care Women Int 2008 Feb;29(2):91-114

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

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http://www.tandfonline.com/doi/abs/10.1080/07399330701827094
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http://dx.doi.org/10.1080/07399330701827094DOI Listing
February 2008

Risks and prevention of sexually transmissible infections among women who have sex with women.

Authors:
Ruth McNair

Sex Health 2005 ;2(4):209-17

The Department of General Practice, University of Melbourne, 200 Berkeley St, Carlton, VIC 3053, Australia.

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February 2006

Australian evidence for interprofessional education contributing to effective teamwork preparation and interest in rural practice.

J Interprof Care 2005 Dec;19(6):579-94

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

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1080/13561820500412452DOI Listing
December 2005

The mental health status of young adult and mid-life non-heterosexual Australian women.

Aust N Z J Public Health 2005 Jun;29(3):265-71

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

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1111/j.1467-842x.2005.tb00766.xDOI Listing
June 2005

The case for educating health care students in professionalism as the core content of interprofessional education.

Authors:
Ruth P McNair

Med Educ 2005 May;39(5):456-64

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

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1111/j.1365-2929.2005.02116.xDOI Listing
May 2005

Outing lesbian health in medical education.

Authors:
Ruth McNair

Women Health 2003 ;37(4):89-103

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

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http://www.tandfonline.com/doi/abs/10.1300/J013v37n04_07
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http://dx.doi.org/10.1300/J013v37n04_07DOI Listing
January 2004

Lesbian health inequalities: a cultural minority issue for health professionals.

Authors:
Ruth P McNair

Med J Aust 2003 Jun;178(12):643-5

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

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June 2003