Advanced search    

Search: authors:"Rasa Ruseckaite"

11 papers found.
Use AND, OR, NOT, +word, -word, "long phrase", (parentheses) to fine-tune your search.

Prostate cancer awareness, case-finding, and early diagnosis: Interviews with undiagnosed men in Australia

. Consolidated criteria for reporting qualitative studies (COREQ): 32-item checklist. (DOCX) Author Contributions Conceptualization: Ashwini Kannan, Maggie Kirkman, Rasa Ruseckaite, Sue M. Evans. Data curation ... : Ashwini Kannan, Maggie Kirkman, Rasa Ruseckaite, Sue M. Evans. Formal analysis: Ashwini Kannan, Maggie Kirkman, Rasa Ruseckaite, Sue M. Evans. Funding acquisition: Rasa Ruseckaite, Sue M. Evans

Biopsychosocial factors associated with non-recovery after a minor transport-related injury: A systematic review

. (PDF) Acknowledgments We would like to thank Ms Lorena Romero for assisting in the final search strategy. Author Contributions Conceptualization: Stella Samoborec, Rasa Ruseckaite, Sue Evans. Data ... curation: Stella Samoborec, Rasa Ruseckaite, Darshini Ayton. Formal analysis: Stella Samoborec. Investigation: Stella Samoborec, Rasa Ruseckaite, Darshini Ayton, Sue Evans. Methodology: Stella Samoborec

GPs’ Insights into Prostate Cancer Diagnosis and Care in Regional Victoria, Australia

-raising activities in the Gippsland region, including Latrobe’s Biggest Ever Blokes BBQ. Authors Rasa Ruseckaite, Sue Evans, Jeremy Millar, Sara Holton, Danielle Mazza, Jane Fisher, and Maggie Kirkman GPs

Impact of clinical registries on quality of patient care and clinical outcomes: A systematic review

: Dewan Md Emdadul Hoque, Masuma Hoque. Funding acquisition: Sue M. Evans. Methodology: Dewan Md Emdadul Hoque, Varuni Kumari, Rasa Ruseckaite, Lorena Romero, Sue M. Evans. Project administration: Dewan ... Md Emdadul Hoque. Resources: Sue M. Evans. Supervision: Rasa Ruseckaite, Sue M. Evans. Validation: Dewan Md Emdadul Hoque, Varuni Kumari, Masuma Hoque, Sue M. Evans. Writing ± original draft: Dewan

Study protocol of an equivalence randomized controlled trial to evaluate the effectiveness of three different approaches to collecting Patient Reported Outcome Measures (PROMs) data using the Prostate Cancer Outcomes Registry-Victoria (PCOR-VIC)

Background Patient-reported outcome measures (PROMs) are used by clinical quality registries to assess patients’ perspectives of care outcomes and quality of life. PROMs can be assessed through a self-administered survey or by a third party. Use of mixed mode approaches where PROMs are completed using a single or combination of administration method is emerging. The aim of this...

Diagnostic and treatment factors associated with poor survival from prostate cancer are differentially distributed between regional and metropolitan Victoria, Australia

Background Men diagnosed with prostate cancer (PCa) in specific regional areas in Victoria, Australia have a poorer five-year survival rate compared to men living elsewhere in Victoria. This study aims to describe patterns-of- presentation and -care for men diagnosed with PCa in a specific regional Victorian area, and compare the outcomes with other Victorian regions. Methods...

A retrospective analysis of Victorian and South Australian clinical registries for prostate cancer: trends in clinical presentation and management of the disease

Background Prostate cancer (PCa) is the most commonly diagnosed malignancy reported to Australian cancer registries with numerous studies from individual registries summarizing diagnostic and treatment characteristics. The aim of this study was to describe annual trends in clinical and treatment characteristics, and changes in surveillance practice within a large combined cohort...

Factors associated with sickness certification of injured workers by General Practitioners in Victoria, Australia

Background Work-related injuries resulting in long-term sickness certification can have serious consequences for injured workers, their families, society, compensation schemes, employers and healthcare service providers. The aim of this study was to establish what factors potentially are associated with the type of sickness certification that General Practitioners (GPs) provide...

Development of South Australian-Victorian Prostate Cancer Health Outcomes Research Dataset

Background Prostate cancer is the most commonly diagnosed and prevalent malignancy reported to Australian cancer registries, with numerous studies from single institutions summarizing patient outcomes at individual hospitals or States. In order to provide an overview of patterns of care of men with prostate cancer across multiple institutions in Australia, a specialized dataset...

General practitioners and sickness certification for injury in Australia

Background Strong evidence supports an early return to work after injury as a way to improve recovery. In Australia, General Practitioners (GPs) see about 96 % of injured workers, making them the main gatekeepers to workers’ entitlements. Most people with compensable injuries in Australia are certified as “unfit to work” by their GP, with a minority of patients certified for...

Repeat workers' compensation claims: risk factors, costs and work disability

Background The objective of our study was to describe factors associated with repeat workers' compensation claims and to compare the work disability arising in workers with single and multiple compensation claims. Methods All initial injury claims lodged by persons of working age during a five year period (1996 to 2000) and any repeat claims were extracted from workers...