study to determine general practitioners" knowledge and perceptions of the health visitor role. by Julie Braithwaite Download PDF EPUB FB2
Health visitors used multiple sources of information in assessing parent-child relationships, including direct observation of behaviour, assessment of known risk factors, knowledge of norms and. against. These included measuring: ‘knowledge and perceptions about the importance of work to health and health to work’ among employers, working-age adults and health professionals.
This research with General Practitioners (GPs) was conducted in autumn and gathered baseline. data on GPs’ attitudes towards health and work. The objectives of this study were to determine the attitude of general practitioners towards evidence based medicine and their related educational needs.
Postgraduate tutors, health authorities, and the Wessex Primary Care Research Network (WReN) required this information to inform local strategies aimed at encouraging general practitioners to implement evidence based by: Perceptions of the Traditional Health Practitioner’s role in the management of mental health care users and occupation: a pilot study Matty van Niekerk Ther (Pret) MSc Med Bioethics & Health Law (Wits) Lecturer, Department of Occupational Therapy, School Therapeutic Sciences, University of the Witwatersrand Abigail Dladla BSc OT (Wits)**.
This research aimed to compare outcomes following GSH delivered by general practitioners (GPs) in the normal course of their practice to a delayed treatment control (DTC) condition, and to examine the maintenance of treatment gains at 3 and 6 months following completion of : Warren Ward.
To determine the attitude of general practitioners towards evidence based medicine and their related educational needs. A questionnaire study of general practitioners. General practice in the former Wessex region, England. Randomly selected sample of 25% of all general practitioners.
Objectives This is a pilot study with the objective of investigating general practitioner (GP) perceptions and experiences in the referral of mentally ill and behaviourally disturbed children and adolescents.
Design Quantitative analyses on patient databases were used to ascertain the source of referrals into Child and Adolescent Mental Health Services (CAMHS) and identify the relative Cited by: The aim of this study was to investigate and compare the research knowledge, attitudes, and practices related to evidence-based practice and research utilization of pediatric OTs from Australia.
Although there has been growing interest in general practitioners' participation in promoting health, little is known about the attitudes of their patients. Thus we sent a copy of a self administered questionnaire (the Health Survey Questionnaire) to patients aged who were registered with two practices in north west London.
Questions about attitudes to and perceptions of general Cited by: The aim of the study was to establish knowledge and understanding of methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus (MRSA) among patients, visitors and members of the general public accessing health services and to identify public education needs in relation to by: Intuitive knowledge, that is, automatically knowing by intuition, is considered an integral part of human decision-making and also a phase of clinical reasoning.
1 2 Research among European general practitioners (GPs) has shown that they recognise gut feelings, a specific form of intuition, as a familiar and valuable phenomenon in their diagnostic reasoning process.
3 In fact, when diagnosing Cited by: 1. development of the nurse practitioner role, its value to the organisation and function of general practice, the impact of nurse consultation upon the patient experience and finally, how the role has integrated into the primary health care Size: 2MB.
General practitioner's perceptions of the route to evidence based medicine: a questionnaire survey. McColl, H. Smith, P. White, and J. Field Wessex Primary Care Research Network, University of Southampton, Aldermoor Health by: Objectives: To explore general practitioners' perceptions of effective health care and its application in their own practice; to examine how these perceptions relate to assumptions about clinicians' values and behaviour implicit in the evidence based medicine approach.
Design: A qualitative study using semistructured interviews. Setting: Eight general practices in North Thames region that Cited by: Information in practice General practitioners’ perceptions of the route to evidence based medicine: a questionnaire survey Alastair McColl, Helen Smith, Peter White, Jenny Field Abstract Objectives: To determine the attitude of general practitioners towards evidence based medicine and their related educational by: General Practitioners’ Knowledge, Perceptions and Barriers in the Management of Sexual Dysfunction which in turn plays a crucial role in the way in which the disease is treated.
discussion of SD in primary health care. Study population: 1. Being a General Practitioner (intern or specialist) 2. Working in one of the selected Health Centers. INTRODUCTION: General practitioners (GPs) play an important role in the management of patients who are overweight or obese.
Previous research suggests that GPs' physical characteristics may influence patients' perceptions of health care received during consultations, mediating the likelihood of patients following health advice provided by by: 9.
General practitioners' perceptions of the stigma of dementia and the role of reciprocity. A qualitative exploration of the stigma of dementia reported that general practitioners described lack of reciprocity as one way in which people with dementia are perceived within society. This was closely linked to their perception of dementia as a stigma.
Hence in this context, the current study was undertaken. The key aims of the study were to evaluate GPs' perceptions regarding access to medicines in New Zealand and to identify GPs' views and perceptions regarding the role of PHARMAC within the New Zealand healthcare by: 6. Objectives: To determine the attitude of general practitioners towards evidence based medicine and their related educational needs.
Design: A questionnaire study of general practitioners. Setting: General practice in the former Wessex region, England. Subjects: Randomly selected sample of 25% of all general practitioners (), of whom replied.
Definition of variables Measuring perceptions of the general practitioner's role. The present study aimed to develop a scale to measure GPs' orientations towards their work along the lines of Huntington's three-fold typology .
A preliminary measure was constructed at the pilot stage of the study Cited by: Objectives The literature focuses on teaching communication skills in the ‘classroom’, with less focus on how such skills are informally learnt in the healthcare workplace.
We grouped healthcare work based on the cure:care continuum to explore communication approaches based on work activities. This study asks: 1) How do healthcare professionals believe they learn communication in the Author: Charlotte Denniston, Elizabeth K Molloy, Chee Yan Ting, Qi Fei Lin, Charlotte E Rees.
This study has been undertaken to describe the range and frequency of health visitor action on receipt of notification, and to assess the effect on health visitor action of notifying all A&E department attendances to children under 5 and of providing additional information on each by: 8.
Objective: To investigate general practitioners' knowledge of and attitudes to impaired glucose tolerance. Design: Mixed methodology qualitative and quantitative study with semistructured interviews, focus groups, and questionnaires. Setting: 34 general practitioners in five primary care groups in the north east of England.
Results: All the general practitioners had knowledge of Cited by: General health promoters. Health promotion by nurses is associated with common universal principles of nursing. The most common health promotion intervention used by nurses is health education (Robinson and Hill, ; Whitehead, ; Runciman et al., ; Witt and Puntel de Almeida, ; Parker et al., ).General health promoters are expected to have knowledge of health Cited by: 2.
Infant feeding advice as the health visitor's role. There was a strong belief that the role of general practice is to manage non-routine problems or illness and those who expressed that view denied any knowledge about appropriate infant feeding.
My recent experiences have been constipation and by: The ACP role is characterised by high levels of autonomy and critical thinking (Hill, ), and practitioners working at an advanced level should have standardised skills and knowledge for safe practice (Department of Health, ). Lessons from the literature.
I conducted a literature review to: Evaluate the contribution of ACPs working in. Parents typically opted to contact their general practitioner (GP) or health visitor (HV) 1 to discuss initial concerns, which tended to be in response to atypical language development, worries regarding social development and general behavioural problems.
This tended to be when the child was around 2 years old, but slightly later (around Cited by: A knowledge of doctors’ views on their roles during clinic visits will help to develop a structure for these visits, and to guide education and management interventions. Methods Aim: The aim was to understand how doctors in the public health service perceive their role in visiting primary care clinics.
The role of clinic visits: perceptions. Health care practitioners perceived PNES as being closely associated with mental health problems 9, 10, 14, 15; for one general practitioner, the relationship between PNES and psychiatric disorders was so strong that their absence eliminates the possibility of PNES.
12 In view of this, many treated patients with psychotropic medications. Cited by:. Health promotion and disease prevention are important aspects of primary health care.
However, limited data are available concerning the opinions of older patients towards the respective services offered by family doctors. The aim of the present study was to evaluate an older patient's perception of the role of the family doctor in promoting his health, and identify those components Cited by: 1.
General Practitioners (GPs) often play an important role in caring for people at the end of life. While some international studies suggest that GPs experience a number of barriers to providing palliative care, little is known about views and experiences of GPs in Australia.
This study explored Australian GPs’ perceptions of barriers and enablers to the provision of palliative care and Author: Anne Herrmann, Mariko L.
Carey, Alison C. Zucca, Lucy A. P. Boyd, Bernadette J. Roberts.Standard risk perception questionnaire A questionnaire to study risk perception in case of an outbreak of an infectious disease should contain the following sections: a) Introduction b) Knowledge c) Disease background information d) Perception of seriousness of the disease e) Extent of anxiety and perception of susceptibility to the diseaseFile Size: KB.