Original Research

Original Research

Understanding how emergency medicine physicians survive and thrive in rural practice: a theoretical model

Kolhatkar A, Keesey A, Bluman B, Lynn B, Wilkinson T.

17 November 2017 North America

Original Research

Mobile emergency simulation training for rural health providers

Martin D, Bekiaris B, Hansen G.

17 October 2017 North America

Original Research

Household resources as determinants of child mortality in Ghana

Nutor J, Bell J, Slaughter-Acey J, Joseph J, Apesoa-Varano E, De Leon Siantz M.

10 October 2017 Africa

Original Research

A simple, novel technique for fixing Penrose drains in minor surgeries, with advantages for remote outpatient clinics: a retrospective comparison with conventional drain fixation in North Ibaraki, Japan

Shibuya Y, Matsumoto G, Sasaki M, Sasaki K, Adachi K, Sekido M.

3 October 2017 Asia

Original Research

Effect of an oral healthcare program on gingival health status in rural areas of South Korea

Lee M, Kim N, Chung W, Choi E, Kim C, Choi E, Chang S.

18 September 2017 Asia

Original Research

Speech-language pathology telehealth in rural and remote schools: the experience of school executive and therapy assistants

Fairweather G, Lincoln M, Ramsden R.

17 September 2017 Australasia

Original Research

Retention of qualified healthcare workers in rural Senegal: lessons learned from a qualitative study

Nagai M, Fujita N, Diouf I, Salla M.

12 September 2017 Africa

Original Research

Socioeconomic disparities in head and neck cancer patients' access to cancer treatment centers

Walker B, Schuurman N, Auluck A, Lear S, Rosin M.

31 August 2017 North America

Original Research

Retention of doctors in rural health services in Thailand: impact of a national collaborative approach

Arora R, Chamnan P, Nitiapinyasakul A, Lertsukprasert S.

31 August 2017 Asia

Original Research

Building a local medical workforce in Tasmania: where are international fee-paying medical graduates likely to work?

Cheek C, Hays R, Allen P, Walker G, Shires L.

28 August 2017 Australasia

Original Research

Demographic and rural-urban variations in dental service utilization in Taiwan

Wen P, Lee C, Chang Y, Ku L, Li C.

24 August 2017 Asia

Original Research

Adaptation of the global frameworks for community based rehabilitation in southern Africa: a proof of concept

M'kumbuzi V, Myezwa H.

22 August 2017 Africa

Original Research

The Pituri Learning Circle: central Australian Aboriginal women's knowledge and practices around the use of Nicotiana spp. as a chewing tobacco

Ratsch A, Mason A, Rive L, Bogossian F, Steadman K.

6 August 2017 Australasia

Original Research

A comparative analysis of policies addressing rural oral health in eight English-speaking OECD countries

Crocombe L, Goldberg L, Bell E, Seidel B.

31 July 2017 Australasia

Original Research

Correlations between community size and student perceptions of value

Anderson S, Simanton E.

22 July 2017 North America

Original Research

Delay in initiation of treatment after diagnosis of pulmonary tuberculosis in primary health care setting: eight year cohort analysis from district Faridabad, Haryana, North India

Kant S, Singh A, Parmeshwaran G, Haldar P, Malhotra S, Kaur R.

20 July 2017 Asia

Original Research

Challenges to the provision of community aged care services across rural Australia: perceptions of service managers

Savy P, Warburton J, Hodgkin S.

31 May 2017 Australasia

Original Research

Is remote health different to rural health?

Wakerman J, Bourke L, Humphreys J, Taylor J.

26 May 2017 Australasia

Original Research

Promoting community malaria control in rural Myanmar through an active community participation program using the participatory learning approach

Maung C, Sein T, Hlaing T, Okanurak K, Silawan T, Kaewkungwal J.

13 May 2017 Asia

Original Research

Measuring the attractiveness of rural communities in accounting for differences of rural primary care workforce supply

McGrail M, Wingrove P, Petterson S, Humphreys J, Russell D, Bazemore A.

28 April 2017 Australasia

Original Research

Is urban-rural location associated with weight status in school children? An examination of 42 small and rural Californian counties

Strochlic R, Au L, Ritchie L.

18 April 2017 North America

Original Research

Patients' use of and attitudes towards self-medication in rural and remote Slovenian family medicine practices: a cross-sectional multicentre study

Klemenc-Ketis Z, Mitrovic D.

7 April 2017 Europe

Original Research

Relevance of the Aboriginal Children's Health and Well-being Measure Beyond Wiikwemkoong

Young N, Wabano M, Blight S, Baker-Anderson K, Beaudin R, McGregor L, McGregor L, Burke T.

4 April 2017 North America

Original Research

What does it cost to provide equity of access to high quality, comprehensive primary health care in rural Australia? A pilot study

Thomas S, Wakerman J, Humphreys J.

30 March 2017 Australasia

Original Research

Promoting colorectal cancer screening through a new model of delivering rural primary care in the USA: a qualitative study

Kim J, Young L, Bekmuratova S, Schober D, Wang H, Roy S, Bhuyan S, Schumaker A, Chen L.

29 March 2017 North America

Original Research

Use of cell phones and computers for health promotion and tobacco cessation by American Indian college students in Montana

Dotson J, Nelson L, Young S, Buchwald D, Roll J.

22 March 2017 North America

Original Research

Examination of cardiovascular risk factors and rurality in Appalachian children

Lilly C, Umer A, Cottrell L, Pyles L, Neal W.

20 March 2017 North America

Original Research

A rural shelter in Ontario adapting to address the changing needs of women who have experienced intimate partner violence: a qualitative case study

Mantler T, Wolfe B.

16 March 2017 North America

Original Research

Translating agricultural health and medicine education across the Pacific: a United States and Australian comparison study

Brumby S, Ruldolphi J, Rohlman D, Donham K.

14 March 2017 Australasia

Original Research

Residing in economically distressed rural Appalachia is independently associated with excess body weight in college students

Abshire D, Lennie T, Mudd-Martin G, Moser D.

11 March 2017 North America

Original Research

A rapid post-disaster surveillance model enabling outbreak detection and healthcare response following earthquakes on Kefalonia island, Greece, February-May 2014

Silvestros C, Mellou K, Williams C, Triantafyllou E, Rigakos G, Papoutsidou E, Tsekou K, Likiardopoulos S, Pantelios G, Kouris G, Christodoulakis G, Georgakopoulou T, Velonakis E, Hadjichristodoulou C, Tselentis Y.

7 March 2017 Europe

Original Research

Health care in high school athletics in West Virginia

Schneider K, Meeteer W, Nolan J, Campbell H.

4 March 2017 North America

Original Research

Women's health care: the experiences and behaviors of rural and urban lesbians in the USA

Barefoot K, Warren J, Smalley K.

1 March 2017 North America

Original Research

Long-term morbidity and mortality in survivors of critical illness: a 5-year observational follow-up study

Secombe P, Stewart P.

23 February 2017 Australasia

Original Research

Predictors of remote practice location in the first seven cohorts of James Cook University MBBS graduates

Woolley T, Sen Gupta T, Bellei M.

13 February 2017 Australasia

Original Research

Balancing safety and harm for older adults with dementia in rural emergency departments: healthcare professionals' perspectives

Hunter K, Parke B, Babb M, Forbes D, Strain L.

9 February 2017 North America

Original Research

Strengthening the rural dietetics workforce: examining early effects of the Northern Ontario Dietetic Internship Program on recruitment and retention

Hill M, Raftis D, Wakewich P.

27 January 2017 North America

Original Research

A national analysis of dental waiting lists and point-in-time geographic access to subsidised dental care: can geographic access be improved by offering public dental care through private dental clinics?

Dudko Y, Kruger E, Tennant M.

12 January 2017 Australasia

Original Research

Disparities in dental health of rural Australians: hospitalisation rates and utilisation of public dental services in three communities in North Queensland

Carlisle K, Larkins S, Croker F.

11 January 2017 Australasia



Rural multidisciplinary training: opportunity to focus on interprofessional rapport-building

Prof Hudson J, Croker A.

29 August 2017 Australasia


Training generalist doctors for rural practice in New Zealand

Nixon G, Blattner K, Williamson M, McHugh P, Reid J.

8 March 2017 Australasia

Review Article

Review Article

Factors influencing suicide in older rural males: a review of Australian studies

Crnek-Georgeson K, Wilson L, Page A.

15 October 2017 Australasia

Review Article

Use of telehealth for health care of Indigenous peoples with chronic conditions: a systematic review

Fraser S, Mackean T, Grant J, Hunter K, Towers K, Ivers R.

20 September 2017 Australasia

Review Article

What do evaluations tell us about implementing new models in rural and remote primary health care? Findings from a narrative analysis of seven service evaluations conducted by an Australian Centre of Research Excellence

Lyle D, Saurman E, Kirby S, Jones D, Humphreys J, Wakerman J.

6 September 2017 Australasia

Clinical Case Report

Clinical Case Report

Diagnosis of osteoporosis in rural Arctic Greenland: a clinical case using plain chest radiography for secondary prevention and consideration of tools for primary prevention in remote areas

Fleischer I, Schæbel L, Albertsen N, Sørensen V, Andersen S.

15 February 2017 North America

Clinical Case Report

Remote eye care screening for rural veterans with Technology-based Eye Care Services: a quality improvement project

Maa A, Wojciechowski B, Hunt K, Dismuke C, Janjua R, Lynch M.

26 January 2017 North America

Short Communication

Short Communication

A review of the availability and cost effectiveness of chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD) management interventions in rural Australia and New Zealand

Brooke M, Spiliopoulos N, Collins M.

10 October 2017 Australasia

Short Communication

Feasibility of developing a pediatric telehealth network in Honduras with international consultation support

Brooks M, Holden K, Durón R, McElligott J, Summer A.

31 May 2017 Latin America

Short Communication

Cervical cancer screening in rural mountainous Honduras: knowledge, attitudes and barriers

Pryor R, Masroor N, Stevens M, Sanogo K, Hernández O'Hagan P, Bearman G.

25 May 2017 Latin America

Short Communication

Health justice partnerships: initial insights into the delivery of an integrated health and legal service for youth in regional Victoria

Ollerenshaw A, Camilleri M.

26 April 2017 Australasia

Short Communication

Learning by doing: the MD-PA Interprofessional Education Rural Rotation

Palmer R, Stilp C.

22 March 2017 North America

Short Communication

Avian influenza prevalence among hunter-harvested birds in a remote Canadian First Nation community

Liberda E, Meldrum R, Charania N, Davey R, Tsuji L.

11 January 2017 North America

Project Report

Project Report

Developing a grounded theory for interprofessional collaboration acquisition using facilitator and actor perspectives in simulated wilderness medical emergencies

Smith H, Reade M, Maar M, Jeeves N.

28 March 2017 North America

Personal View

Personal View

Indigenous clients intersecting with mainstream nursing: a reflection

Trueman S.

3 March 2017 Australasia

Rural Health History

Rural Health History

The evolution of the Community Health Worker program in Papua New Guinea

Pilang C, Gray M, Oprescu F.

1 November 2017 Australasia

Rural Health History

Building a community of practice in rural medical education: growing our own together

Longenecker R, Schmitz D.

25 March 2017 North America



Dr Hideo Takano: Loss of the sole physician who continued practice in the disaster area of Futaba District, Fukushima Prefecture

Ozaki A.

23 August 2017 Asia


Tribute to Professor Vyvienne M'kumbuzi

Myezwa H.

22 August 2017 Africa

Letter to the Editor

Letter to the Editor

Feasibility and diagnostic accuracy of using armband mid-upper arm circumference as a simple screening tool for maternal wasting in rural India

Sethi V, Parhi R, Dar S, Agrawal S.

26 October 2017 Asia

Letter to the Editor

Gene therapy renews hope to lower the global rural sickle cell disease burden

Tachere R, Umunna D.

7 September 2017 Africa

Letter to the Editor

One-year incidence of occupational accidents among agricultural workers in Oguzeli, Turkey

Ozcirpici B, Aydın N, Olmez C, Sari D.

21 July 2017 Europe

Letter to the Editor

Determining the reach and capacity of rural and regional Aboriginal community food programs in Victoria

Gooey M, Browne J, Thorpe S, Barbour L.

29 January 2017 Australasia



Correction, article no. 3671: Importance of the patient's clinical questionnaire for the diagnosis of skin cancer through teledermatology in remote areas of Brazil

Silveira C, De Lima Vazquez F, Evangelista A, Silva T, Barros L, Fregnani J, Oliveira C, Vieira R, Haikel R, Longatto-Filho A, Carvalho A, Mauad E.

23 June 2017 Latin America

Research Letter

Research Letter

What does 'rural return' mean? Rural-origin medical graduates do not 'go home'

Buttner R, Blakely N, Curtin S, Wall B, Pougnault S, Burkitt T, A/Prof Playford D.

16 April 2017 Australasia

Research Letter

Developing a medical workforce for an Australian regional, island state

Hays R, Turnock A, Warnecke E.

5 March 2017 Australasia



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