Publications

 

This section provides links to scholarly articles on issues related to doctors’ health and wellbeing. Only publications that are publicly available are listed here.

 

Recent Publications

Articles

Giroldi E, Freeth R, Hanssen M, Muris JWM, Kay M, Cals JWL. Family Physicians managing medical requests from family and friends. Ann Fam Med. 2018; 16(1):45-51. http://www.annfammed.org/content/16/1/45.full

Burridge LH, Winch S, Kay M, Henderson AJ. Building compassion literacy: Enabling care in primary health care nursing. Collegian. 2017; 24:85-91. http://www.collegianjournal.com/article/S1322-7696(15)00081-5/fulltext

Winch S, Henderson AJ, Kay M, Burridge LH, Livesay GJ, Sinnott MJ. Understanding compassion literacy in nursing through a clinical compassion cafe. J Contin Educ Nurs. 2014; 45(11):484-6. https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/?term=Understanding+compassion+literacy+in+nursing+through+a+clinical+compassion+cafe.

Goiran N, Kay M, Nash L Haysom G. Mandatory reporting of health professionals: The case for a Western Australian style exemption for all Australian practitioners. Journal of Law and Medicine. 2014; 22:209-220. https://pdfs.semanticscholar.org/524f/2a8adb987ac46b1622ca3b4212091d793f38.pdf

Kay M. Do we over dramatize Family Physicians burn-out? Yes. Canadian Family Physician. 2012; 58(7):730-2. https://espace.library.uq.edu.au/view/UQ:278225/UQ278225OA.pdf

Kay M, Mitchell G, Clavarino A, Frank E. (2011) “Developing a framework for understanding doctors’ health access: a qualitative study of Australian GPs.” Australian Journal of Primary Health;18:158-65.     https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/22551838

Kay M, Mitchell G, Clavarino A. What doctors want? A consultation method when the patient is a doctor. Australian Journal of Primary Health. 2010; 16(1): 52-59  – https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/21133299

Kay M, Mitchell G, Clavarino A, Doust J. Doctors as Patients: a systematic review of doctors’ health access and the barriers they experience. British Journal of General Practice. 2008; 58(552): 501-508. http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC2441513/?tool=pubmed

Kay M, Del Mar C, Mitchell G. (2005) Does legislation reduce harm to doctors who prescribe for themselves? Australian Family Physician. 2005; 34(1/2): 94-96. http://www.racgp.org.au/afp/200501/4153

Kay M, Mitchell G, Del Mar C. (2004) Doctors do not adequately look after their own physical health. Medical Journal of Australia; 181(7): 368-370. https://pdfs.semanticscholar.org/bf10/4436e90d5687c241bac2b8bb09f6f3962785.pdf

Other Articles of Interest

Reports

Kay M, Durham J, Iyengar S. The Staying Well Outback Program Report 2018. Submission to WQPHN on behalf of the Queensland Doctors’ Health Programme. https://dhasq.org.au/wp-content/uploads/2018/08/Final-Staying-Well-Outback-Program-Report.pdf

 

Kay M, O’Dwyer S, Cooke G, Fergusson L. My Health: A Doctors’ Wellbeing Survey 2016. Brisbane: Medical Employment and Workforce Planning Unit, Metro South Hospital and Health Service, 2016. https://metrosouth.health.qld.gov.au/research/my-health-report

QDHP Annual Reports

QDHP Annual Report 2016-2017 https://dhasq.org.au/wp-content/uploads/2018/08/QDHP_Finalised_WEB.pdf