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Towards a comprehensive global approach to prevention and control of NCDs
(BIOMED CENTRAL LTD, 2014-10-28)
Skin tear rates: A quality of care indicator
Effects of health policy reforms on nursing resources and patient outcomes in New Zealand.
Health policy reforms in New Zealand during the 1990s impacted on hospital operations, on the nursing workforce, and on patients. This study analyses changes in rates of 20 adverse patient outcomes that are potentially ...
Living large: the experiences of large-bodied women when accessing general practice services.
INTRODUCTION: Numerous studies report high levels of stigma and discrimination experienced by obese/overweight women within the health care system and society at large. Despite general practice being the most utilised point ...
Does grooming facilitate the development of Stockholm syndrome? The social work practice implications
INTRODUCTION: This article focuses on the problem of risk instrumentalism in social work and the way it can erode the relationship-based nature of practice and with it, the kinds of critical reflexivity required for remedial ...
Late-life Asian immigrants managing wellness through contributing to socially embedded networks
(Taylor & Francis (Routledge), 2017-09-04)
New Zealand’s political, civic, health and social institutions have been criticised as being ill-prepared to serve the health and social needs of the country’s increasingly diverse ageing population. This grounded theory ...
The multidimensional model of Māori identity and cultural engagement: Measurement equivalence across diverse Māori groups
(New Zealand Psychological Society, 2017-04-03)
The Multidimensional Model of Māori Identity and Cultural Engagement (or MMM-ICE2) is a self-report questionnaire that measures seven distinct dimensions of one’s subjective identity as Māori. Prior research indicates that ...