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Cancer Survivorship

 

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The development of a nutrition care pathway for patients undergoing surgery for upper gastrointestinal cancer

Irene Deftereos

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Technology supported self-guided nutrition and physical activity interventions in adults with cancer: a systematic review

Dr Nicole Kiss

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Driving Improvement for head and neck cancer patients with Gastrostomy tubes through advanced practice in dietetics

Kim Lunardi

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Chronic Disease Management

 

4

Efficacy of liquid sinemet in the management of non-motor symptoms in Parkinson’s disease

Mary Danoudis

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Evaluation of a new evidence based outpatient program for Parkinson’s disease

Kim Eckersley & Scott MacMillan

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6

What Over the Counter (OTC) products are patients using at home?

Kyrillos Guirguis

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7

Home-based or centre based chronic heart failure rehabilitation?

Katie Palmer

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8

Management of OA hip and knee – A holistic approach

Gaurav Arora

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9

Enhancing social connections in a group pain management program

Dr Paul Beaton

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10

Engagement, attendance and current CHF rehabilitation practice in Australia

Katie Palmer

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11

Measuring dexterity in people with Parkinson’s disease: Reliability and validity of pegboard tests

Dr Elizabeth Proud

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12

Sub-acute Point-of-Service Nutrition Screening Audit

Helen Stratmann

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13

The effect of Transcranial Direct Current Stimulation on Chronic Neuropathic Pain in patients with Multiple Sclerosis

Dr Maryam Zoghi

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14

Factors associated with discharge destination from the acute general medical ward

Aruska D’Souza

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Consumer collaboration & carer engagement 

 

15

Evaluating the Volunteer Meal Assistance Program at Western Health; A positive patient experience

Hollie Bevans

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16

Reasons for non-attendance at health service appointments and strategies to address: A literature review

Kathryn Bailey

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17

Identifying and prioritizing allied health research priorities in a regional setting: a modified Delphi protocol

Dr Renee Clapham

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18

Increasing occupational engagement and participation on the Geriatric Evaluation and Management Ward (GEM) at St Vincent’s Hospital, Fitzroy

Yvonne Mak-Yuen

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19

Help or hindrance? Harnessing the resource of volunteers and visitors at hospital mealtimes

Ella Ottrey

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20

Consumer feedback in stroke and neurology ward design

Katherine Clarke

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21

Constructing a grounded theory of parents’ musical engagement with their premature baby and emerging parental identity in a neonatal unit (NU)

Dr Elizabeth McLean

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22

Osteoarthritis, risk of falls and falls prevention – is it time to change our terminology?

Dr Sze-Ee Soh

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Cultural diversity, access and equity

 

23

Dressed with dignity: the provision of clothing for patients being discharged from hospital

Siobhan Feely

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Establishing the viability of videoconferencing as a method of increasing access to interpreters at Western Health

Anna Novak

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25

Sneakers not Slippers – Promoting cross-cultural connections and enhancing the health of multicultural seniors

Dr Myrla Sales

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Disability and enablement 

 

26

Post stroke communication disability: a risk factor for falls in inpatient rehabilitation

Rebecca Sullivan

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Are participants of balance programs achieving a reduction in falls risk?

Candice Oberholster

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Massively Multiplayer Online Role-Playing Games (MMORPG’s) and the emotional wellbeing of adults living with a physical disability

Anca Grobbelaar

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Enhancing healthcare access and support for people with a disability and their carers: Working together to improve hospital experiences 

Caitlin Wright

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Education and development

 

30

Effectiveness of an allied health emerging clinical leaders pilot program

Anne Harrison

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Developing clinicians who model excellent practice, challenge poor practice and inspire others

Nicole Shaw

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32

Evaluation of a ward-based risk assessment manual handling program on workplace practice

Nicholas Taylor

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33

Short duration clinically-based interprofessional activities prepare heath professional students for the workforce: A systematic review

Peter Brack

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34

Is a program of short duration learner-led interprofessional education activities for entry-level health professional students feasible at Northern Health? A pilot randomised controlled trial

Peter Brack

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35

A prospective audit of allied health student supervisor activity at Western Health

Dr Laura Browning

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36

A digital assessment and feedback resource for the School of Health Sciences and Melbourne Dental School

Dr Kwang Cham

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37

What is effective clinical supervision of Physiotherapists?

Shae Cooke

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38

Altered Airway Education: A training program for nursing staff to minimise clinical risk for patients with altered airways in hospital

Amy Cutcliffe

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Breaking down professional siloes – Using interprofessional education to help hospital allied health and doctors work together

Gemma Houston

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40

Driving change in research culture through knowledge translation

Owen Howlett

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41

Clinical on-boarding as a tool to enhance service delivery and confidence in hospital based occupational therapists. A qualitative study

Anna Joy

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42

‘The D Word’: Allied Health led dementia professional development

Jacqueline Kay

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43

Recruiting and developing a capable workforce: Translation of the Allied Health Capability Framework into practice

Merridy Moore

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Implementation of a multidisciplinary allied health training program centred on student & intern supervision

Trent Wilkie

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45

Building allied health research capacity at a regional Australian hospital: a follow up study

Dr Tilley Pain

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46

Which learning activities enhance physiotherapy practice? A systematic review and meta-analysis

Edmund Leahy

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47

What is the value of spiritual care? Patient reported outcome measures

Dr Heather Tan

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Innovations in rural health

 

48

Advancing rural allied health practice through health service collaboration

Daniel Baker

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Development of an “Advanced Developmental Paediatric Practitioner” role – a one-stop-shop for children with developmental delay

Kait Brown

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Leadership and mentoring

 

50

Allied Health Flow and Interdisciplinary Referral Management (AHFIRM) Program

Angela Mucic

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51

Interprofessional collaboration at mealtimes in hospital: The need for cultural change

Ella Ottrey

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52

More than just a Buddy: Implementation of a peer-support program in a private community neurorehabilitation setting

Pip Willson

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Novel allied health models

 

53

Home environment simulation as an alternative to home assessment

Sarah Campbell

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HEARTOON – A multimedia, multidisciplinary approach to Cardiac Rehabilitation

Carolyn Conway

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55

Allied Health Assistant (AHA) led exercise before Physiotherapy assessment was safe and feasible in a Geriatric Evaluation Medicine (GEM) service: A pilot trial

Melanie Haley

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56

Implementing tele-rehabilitation for eligible speech pathology clients in a community rehabilitation setting: A process analysis

Ricci Presser

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57

Inpatient rehabilitation home assessment service

Bronwyn Simpson

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58

Improved discharge planning through a community & ambulatory in-reach model

Haria Lambrou

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59

Advanced Practice Gastroenterology Dietitian (APGD) to conduct primary contact screening clinics for patients on the gastroenterology waiting list (WL)

Katherine Healy

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60

The impact of occupational therapy in a targeted therapy in acute rehabilitation program at Alfred Hospital

Anna Kennedy

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61

Implementation of the assessment for rehabilitation tool for Northern Hospital acute stroke interdisciplinary discharge planning

Camille Meredith

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62

We are the champions: Model for facilitation of an organisation wide malnutrition strategy

Kathryn Pierce

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63

Does the implementation of an e-learning package to medical and nursing staff improve adherence to dysphagia screening?

Nicole Reyes

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64

Activity levels of rehabilitation and geriatric and evaluation management inpatients

Natasha Selenitsch

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65

A new model of physiotherapy rehabilitation to improve outcomes after hip fracture

Catherine Senserrick

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66

A new paradigm of emergency dental care at the community dental clinic: no appointment necessary!

Associate Professor Margaret Rogers

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Up and Active: preventing functional decline for older people in general medicine wards

Melanie Haley & Rhiannon Pendleton

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68

Allied health and rotary equipment reissue program for hardship

Angela Mucic

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Public health and human services workforce innovations

 

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Breaking Bad News via Social Media: an exploratory study of the implications of the use of social networking sites during a sudden, unexpected, emergent hospital admission

Margaret Cowgill

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Incorporating environment enrichment strategies to assist in the management of behavioural and psychological symptoms of dementia (BPSD): A review of the evidence

Bridget Hoole

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71

Introduction of an allied health assistant (AHA) role across oncology and lymphoedema services at Monash Health

Lucy Whelan

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Allied Health Assistant Clinical Supervision: Fulfilling the entitlements

Lucy Whelan

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73

“Communicate, communicate, communicate”: Advanced Musculoskeletal Physiotherapy services, enabling factors for multi-site implementation

Bridget Shaw

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74

Factors influencing workplace location choices for Allied Health professionals: A systematic review

Anna Couch

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75

Supervision and delegation framework for allied health assistants and the support workforce in disability

Annette Davis

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76

Can a Novel approach to Clinical Supervision for junior Dietitians improve department capacity and functionality?

Karen Edis

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77

Smart triaging: the impact of multiple small interventions and inter-disciplinary collaboration on the Orthopaedic waiting list

Caitlin Farmer

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78

DASH – Dynamic Allocation of Staff Hours

Kath Feely

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79

Development of an allied health clinical supervision framework for Victoria

Marcus Gardner

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80

Occupational therapists self-perceived knowledge and skills for enabling older adult with delirium

Dr Danielle Hitch

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81

Victorian allied health assistant network

Tarrlita Kay

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82

A Family Safety Worker’s (FSW) reflective evidence based practice to compare perpetrator self- assessment of violent and controlling behaviors versus the lived experience of affected family members (AFM) over a 20 week period at DPV Health’s Men’s Behavior Change Program (MBCP)

Deidre Pakendorf

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Exploring the professional identity of allied health staff within organisational structures

Associate Professor Judi Porter

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84

Digital recruitment: Evaluation of a video component within a values based model for new graduate Allied Health recruitment

Leonie Shaw

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85

Where do they go? Methodology and lessons from collaborative allied health graduate tracking research

Dr Susan Waller

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86

Implementation of an Osteoarthritis Hip and Knee Service (OAHKS) in a community health setting compared to the hospital setting: a feasibility study for a new care pathway

Alison Gibbs & Dr Jason Wallis

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Improving efficiency of referral triage for ambulatory pain management service for improved patient access and flow

Swapna Gokhale

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Allied health inpatient service provision in Australian and New Zealand hospitals

Megan Jepson

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Public health; diet, exercise and lifestyle

 

89

Attitudes and expectations of pregnant women towards regular gestational weight monitoring

Julia Zinga

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Strictly Come Dancing with Parkinson’s: a regional health service – community research initiative translating evidence into practice

Dr Anna Moran

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91

Adherence rates to home exercise programs in older adults following hip fracture: A systematic review and meta-analysis

Lucinda Yau

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92

Is safe footwear a thing? Falls, footwear and older adults

Annette Davis

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93

Associations of dietetic intervention and maternal and neonatal outcomes in women with gestational diabetes

Julia Zinga

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Translating research into practice

 

94

Malnutrition Prevalence in regional oncology patients

Wendy Swan & Viv Jeffery

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95

Risk factors for medication non-adherence among Victorian patients receiving Home Medicine Reviews (HMRs)

Kyrillos Guirguis

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96

Engaging in an evidence-based osteoarthritis management program: Referrer and patient perspectives

Dr Christian Barton

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97

Implementing evidence based education and exercise for knee osteoarthritis

Matthew Francis

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98

SENSe Partnership: A Network of sites and ‘up-skilled’ therapists to deliver best-practice stroke rehabilitation of the upper limb

Liana Cahill

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99

Longitudinal evaluation of a knowledge translation role in occupational therapy

Dr Danielle Hitch

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100

Development and evaluation of a Community of Practice (CoP) to reduce waiting time for community outpatient services

Annie Lewis

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101

Reducing the cancer malnutrition burden: highlights of state-wide collaborations in Victoria

Jenelle Loeliger

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102

Psychometric properties of assessment tools for cognitive impairment after mild Traumatic Brain Injury

Rosalie Lui

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103

Ethnography in nutrition and dietetics research shows opportunities for allied health

Ella Ottrey

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104

Measuring research translation: Introducing evidence briefs

Dr Tilley Pain

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105

Development and feasibility of a bedside decision support tool (DST) to identify and treat hospital acquired malnutrition

Natalie Simmance

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106

Cost effectiveness of a model to improve access to community outpatient services

Dr David Snowdon

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107

Factors influencing current Evidence-Based Practice in Allied Health and Community Services

Dr Tamara Tse

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108

Comparison of spatiotemporal measures of gait in soft versus hard soled footwear

Simone Cranage

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