Julie Ratcliffe
Flinders University
Quality of lifePublic healthPsychologyNursingHealth careActuarial scienceRandomized controlled trialPhysical therapyPsychological interventionEconomic evaluationRehabilitationQuality of life (healthcare)PreferencePopulationCost effectivenessFamily medicineHealth economicsQuality-adjusted life yearMedicineGerontology
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56H-index
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#1Claire Hutchinson (UniSA: University of South Australia)H-Index: 7
#2Rachel Milte (UniSA: University of South Australia)H-Index: 14
Last. Julie Ratcliffe (UniSA: University of South Australia)H-Index: 56
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The National Disability Insurance Scheme (NDIS) in Australia and other similar international movements towards consumer direction have highlighted the importance of including consumers to ensure their service preferences are operationalised. Discrete Choice Experiments (DCEs) are an established method to quantify consumer preferences. The feasibility of using DCEs with people with intellectual disability is largely untested. Consenting participants eligible for disability support services (n = 1...
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#1Tamara Crittenden (Flinders Medical Centre)H-Index: 3
#2David I. Watson (Flinders University)H-Index: 71
Last. Nicola R. Dean (Flinders Medical Centre)H-Index: 13
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#1Kristiana LudlowH-Index: 8
#2Johanna I. Westbrook (Macquarie University)H-Index: 71
Last. Andrew Georgiou (Macquarie University)H-Index: 32
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Introduction null There is a clear need for improved care quality and quality monitoring in aged care. Aged care providers collect an abundance of data, yet rarely are these data integrated and transformed in real-time into actionable information to support evidence-based care, nor are they shared with older people and informal caregivers. This protocol describes the co-design and testing of a dashboard in residential aged care facilities (nursing or care homes) and community-based aged care set...
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#1Gail Garvey (USYD: University of Sydney)H-Index: 19
#2Kate Anderson (CDU: Charles Darwin University)H-Index: 12
Last. Julie Ratcliffe (Flinders University)H-Index: 56
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Wellbeing is culturally bound and is shaped by many aspects of life, including experiences, beliefs and values. As such, in order to accurately measure wellbeing for a specific cultural group, it is necessary to understand the experiences, beliefs and values that influence the conception and experience of wellbeing of that group. This paper presents a conceptual model of wellbeing for Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, which was developed from a large national qualitative study that e...
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#1Kate Smith (UWA: University of Western Australia)H-Index: 11
#2Lianne Gilchrist (UWA: University of Western Australia)H-Index: 2
Last. Dawn Bessarab (UWA: University of Western Australia)H-Index: 2
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BACKGROUND AND OBJECTIVES: The lack of appropriate quality of life (QoL) measures is a major barrier to planning and delivering health and aged care services for older Indigenous peoples worldwide. QoL is dependent on cultural values and priorities may vary between age groups. This project aims to develop a QoL tool for older Aboriginal Australians. RESEARCH DESIGN AND METHODS: The study was completed with Aboriginal Australians aged over 45 years living in Perth and Melbourne, Australia. Partic...
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#1Jenny Cleland (Flinders University)H-Index: 2
#2Claire Hutchinson (Flinders University)H-Index: 7
Last. Julie Ratcliffe (Flinders University)H-Index: 56
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The quality of the care provided to frail older people in aged care is a concern for all Australians and for the citizens of many other countries internationally. This paper summarizes the methods and findings from an Australian study commissioned by the Royal Commission into Aged Care Quality and Safety to identify and synthesize international literature relating to the quality of care in aged care. A comprehensive literature review was undertaken to search and identify the literature (grey and...
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#1Lisa J CameronH-Index: 1
#2Kylie Wales (University of Newcastle)H-Index: 6
Last. Natasha A. Lannin (La Trobe University)H-Index: 32
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Purpose null To evaluate the psychometric properties of common health-related quality-of-life instruments used post stroke and provide recommendations for research and clinical use with this diagnostic group. null Methods null A systematic review of the psychometric properties of the five most commonly used quality-of-life measurement tools (EQ-5D, SF-36, SF-6D, AQoL, SS-QOL) was conducted. Electronic searches were performed in MEDLINE, CINAHL, and EMBASE on November 27th 2019. Two authors scree...
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#1Jyoti Khadka (Flinders University)H-Index: 20
#2Julie Ratcliffe (Flinders University)H-Index: 56
Last. Maria C.S. InacioH-Index: 50
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#1Alison Kitson (Flinders University)H-Index: 49
#2Rebecca Feo (Flinders University)H-Index: 11
Last. Sally Robinson (Flinders University)H-Index: 8
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AIM To present the first iteration of the caring life-course theory. BACKGROUND Despite requiring care from birth to death, a person's universal or fundamental care needs and the subsequent care provision, either by self or others, has yet to be presented within a life-course perspective. Accurately describing the care people require across their lifespan enables us to identify who, what type, how and where this care should be provided. This novel perspective can help to legitimise a person's ca...
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