Leon Piterman

Professor

19972020

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2008

Identifying the health and mental health information needs of people with coronary heart disease, with and without depression.

Pier, C., Shandley, K., Fisher, J. L., Burstein, F., Nelson, M. & Piterman, L., 2008, In : The Medical Journal of Australia. 188, 12, p. S142 - S144 3 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleResearchpeer-review

6 Citations (Scopus)

Impact of an educational intervention on general practitioners' skills in cognitive behavioural strategies: a randomised controlled trial.

Blashki, G. A., Piterman, L., Meadows, G. N., Clarke, D. M., Prabaharan, V., Gunn, J. & Judd, F., 2008, In : The Medical Journal of Australia. 188, 12, p. 129 - 132 4 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleResearchpeer-review

11 Citations (Scopus)

In-practice management versus quitline referral for enhancing smoking cessation in general practice: A cluster randomized trial

Borland, R., Balmford, J., Bishop, N., Segan, C. J., Piterman, L., Mckay-Brown, L., Kirby, C. N. & Tasker, C. S., 2008, In : Family Practice. 25, 5, p. 382 - 389 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleResearchpeer-review

54 Citations (Scopus)

Physician attitudes, beliefs and barriers towards the management and treatment of adult obesity: a literature review

Hayden, M. J., Dixon, J., Piterman, L. & O'Brien, P. E., 2008, In : Australian Journal of Primary Health. 14, 3, p. 9 - 18 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleResearchpeer-review

20 Citations (Scopus)

Quality and consistency of clinical practice guidelines for diagnosis and management of osteoarthritis of the hip and knee: A descriptive overview of published guidelines

Misso, M. L., Pitt, V. J., Jones, K. M., Barnes, H., Piterman, L. & Green, S. E., 2008, In : The Medical Journal of Australia. 189, 7, p. 394 - 399 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleResearchpeer-review

49 Citations (Scopus)

Somatic symptoms, hypochondriasis and psychological distress: A study of somatisation in Australian general practice

Clarke, D. M., Piterman, L., Byrne, C. J. & Austin, D., 2008, In : The Medical Journal of Australia. 189, 10, p. 560 - 564 5 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleResearchpeer-review

50 Citations (Scopus)

The effectiveness of the breakthrough series methodology

Jones, K. M. & Piterman, L., 2008, In : Australian Journal of Primary Health. 14, 1, p. 59 - 65 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleResearchpeer-review

5 Citations (Scopus)

The impact of a GP clinical audit on the provision of smoking cessation advice

Mckay-Brown, L., Bishop, N., Balmford, J., Borland, R., Kirby, C. N. & Piterman, L., 2008, In : Asia Pacific Family Medicine. 7, 4, p. 1 - 6 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleResearchpeer-review

Training program in the field of addiction medicine - An experience of learning while abroad

Ali, N., Whelan, G. & Piterman, L., 2008, In : Malaysian Family Physician. 3, 1, p. 61 - 63 3 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleResearchpeer-review

2 Citations (Scopus)

Trends in GP home visits

Joyce, C. M. & Piterman, L., 2008, In : Australian Family Physician. 37, 12, p. 1039 - 1042 4 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleResearchpeer-review

24 Citations (Scopus)

What do general practitioners think depression is? A taxonomy of distress and depression for general practice.

Clarke, D. M., Cook, K. E., Smith, G. C. & Piterman, L., 2008, In : The Medical Journal of Australia. 188, 12, p. 110 - 113 4 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleResearchpeer-review

16 Citations (Scopus)
2007

Adherence, adaptation and acceptance of elderly chronic heart failure patients to receiving healthcare via telephone-monitoring

Clark, R., Yallop, J. J., Piterman, L., Croucher, J. L., Tonkin, A. M., Stewart, S. & Krum, H., 2007, In : European Journal of Heart Failure. 9, 11, p. 1104 - 1111 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleResearchpeer-review

34 Citations (Scopus)

A psychometric evaluation of the Learning Styles Questionnaire: 40-item version

Klein, B., McCall, L. M., Austin, D. W. & Piterman, L., 2007, In : British Journal of Educational Technology. 38, 1, p. 23 - 32 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleResearchpeer-review

17 Citations (Scopus)

Complementary medicine use among people living with HIV/AIDS in Victoria, Australia: practices, attitudes and perceptions

Thomas, S., Lam, K., Komesaroff, P. A., Piterman, L. & Mijch, A. M., 2007, In : International Journal of STD and AIDS. 18, 7, p. 453 - 457 5 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleResearchpeer-review

15 Citations (Scopus)

Impact of Master of Family Medicine degree by distance learning on general practitioners' career options

Schattner, P., Klein, B., Piterman, L., Sturmberg, J. P. & McCall, L. M., 2007, In : Medical Teacher. 29, 4, p. 85 - 92 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleResearchpeer-review

7 Citations (Scopus)

Practice nurse in Australia: Current issues and future directions

Keleher, H. M., Joyce, C. M., Parker, R. & Piterman, L., 2007, In : The Medical Journal of Australia. 187, 2, p. 108 - 110 3 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleResearchpeer-review

49 Citations (Scopus)

Predictors of accuracy of recognition of emotional distress in general practice

McCall, L. M., Clarke, D. M., Trauer, T., Piterman, L. & Ling, M. Y., 2007, In : Primary Care and Community Psychiatry. 12, 1, p. 1 - 5 5 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleResearchpeer-review

5 Citations (Scopus)
7 Citations (Scopus)

Riding the wave: current and emerging trends in graduates from Australian university medical schools

Joyce, C. M., Stoelwinder, J. U., McNeil, J. J. & Piterman, L., 2007, In : The Medical Journal of Australia. 186, 6, p. 309 - 312 4 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleResearchpeer-review

90 Citations (Scopus)

Self-monitoring of blood glucose among diabetes patients attending government health clinics

Ismail, M., Omar, M., Piterman, L., Lieng, T. & Wijesinha, S., 2007, In : Medical Journal of Malaysia. 62, 2, p. 147 - 151 5 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleOther

19 Citations (Scopus)

Sex and the older man--GP perceptions and management.

Kirby, C. N. & Piterman, L., 2007, In : Australian Family Physician. 36, 10, p. 867 - 869 3 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleResearchpeer-review

12 Citations (Scopus)

The challenges of recruiting and retaining GPs in research: Findings from a smoking cessation project

Mckay-Brown, L., Borland, R., Balmford, J., Segan, C., Kirby, C. N., Tasker, C. & Piterman, L., 2007, In : Australian Journal of Primary Health. 13, 1, p. 61 - 67 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleResearchpeer-review

9 Citations (Scopus)
2006

CHAT - A study of a nurse-led system of care

Yallop, J. J., Clark, R. A., Croucher, J. L., Wilson, A., Sellar, B. N., Piterman, L., Tonkin, A. M. & Krum, H., 2006, In : Australian Nursing Journal. 14, 4, p. 19 - 19 1 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleOther

3 Citations (Scopus)

Chronic Heart Failure

Piterman, L., Zimmet, H. S. & Krum, H., 2006, In : Check. 410, p. 1 - 25 25 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleOther

Evaluation of a short course in psychiatry for general practitioners

Clarke, D. M., Smith, G. C., Peake, J-A., Trauer, T., McCall, L. M., Blashki, G. A. & Piterman, L., 2006, In : Australasian Psychiatry. 14, 1, p. 76 - 80 5 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleResearchpeer-review

6 Citations (Scopus)

Primary health care research - essential but disadvantaged

Yallop, J. J., McAvoy, B., Croucher, J. L., Tonkin, A. M. & Piterman, L., 2006, In : The Medical Journal of Australia. 185, 2, p. 118 - 120 3 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleResearchpeer-review

34 Citations (Scopus)

The chronic heart-failure assistance by telephone (CHAT) study: assessment of telephone support for vulnerable patients with chronic disease

Yallop, J. J., Chan, B. G. Y., Piterman, L., Tonkin, A. M., Forbes, A. B., Davidson, P. M., Clark, R. A., Halcomb, E., Nangle, A., Stewart, S., Croucher, J. L. & Krum, H., 2006, In : Asia Pacific Family Medicine. 5, 2, p. 1 - 10 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleOther

2005

Chronic heart failure--optimising care in general practice.

Piterman, L., Zimmet, H. S., Krum, H., Tonkin, A. M. & Yallop, J. J., 2005, In : Australian Family Physician. 34, 7, p. 547 - 553 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleResearchpeer-review

9 Citations (Scopus)

Learning style preferences for Hong Kong GPs recruited in a distance-learning course

McCall, L. M., Klein, B., Piterman, L. & Lam, T-P., 2005, In : Hong Kong Practitioner. 27, p. 261 - 267 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleResearchpeer-review

1 Citation (Scopus)

Part I. General practitioner-specialist relationship

Piterman, L. & Koritsas, S., 2005, In : Internal Medicine Journal. 35, 7, p. 430 - 434 5 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleResearchpeer-review

23 Citations (Scopus)

Part II. General practitioner-specialist referral process

Piterman, L. & Koritsas, S., 2005, In : Internal Medicine Journal. 35, 8, p. 491 - 496 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleResearchpeer-review

50 Citations (Scopus)
2004

Bush telegraph - improving outcomes for rural and remote patients with chronic heart failure

Krum, H., Tonkin, A. M. & Piterman, L., 2004, In : Australian Family Physician. 33, 1-2, p. 76 - 77 2 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleOther

5 Citations (Scopus)

Doctors and patients: gender interaction in the consultation

Zaharias, G., Piterman, L. & Liddell, M. J., 2004, In : Academic Medicine. 79, 2, p. 148 - 154 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleResearchpeer-review

29 Citations (Scopus)

Gastro-oesophageal reflux disease: current concepts in management

Piterman, L., Nelson, M. R. & Dent, J., 2004, In : Australian Family Physician. 33, 12, p. 987 - 991 5 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleOther

11 Citations (Scopus)

Interpersonal counselling in general practice

Judd, F., Weissman, M., Davis, J. P., Hodgins, G. & Piterman, L., 2004, In : Australian Family Physician. 33, 5, p. 332 - 337 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleResearchpeer-review

15 Citations (Scopus)
2003

Effective methodology for mental health training of general practitioners

Blashki, G. A., Jolly, B. C., Piterman, L. & Gunn, J., 2003, In : Asia Pacific Family Medicine. 2, 4, p. 218 - 225 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleResearchpeer-review

GP attitudes to male reproductive and sexual health education and promotion

Poljski, C., Tasker, C., Andrews, C. N., Wijesinha, S., Piterman, L. & de Kretser, D. M., 2003, In : Australian Family Physician. 32, 6, p. 462 - 465 4 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleResearchpeer-review

16 Citations (Scopus)

Research in general practice: why the barriers? A study of doctors' and patients' perceptions

McCall, L. M., Cockram, A., Judd, F. K., Dawson, M-T. & Piterman, L., 2003, In : Asia Pacific Family Medicine. 2, 1, p. 32 - 37 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleResearchpeer-review

Rethinking general practice for the 21st century. The patient counts!

Sturmberg, J. P., Martin, C. & Piterman, L., 1 Jan 2003, In : Australian Family Physician. 32, 12, p. 1028-1031 4 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleResearchpeer-review

1 Citation (Scopus)
2002

A Graduate Certificate and Masters in General Practice Psychiatry by distance education - 1998-2001

Blashki, G. A., McCall, L., Piterman, L., Judd, F. K., Clarke, D. M., Stone, L., Davis, J. P., Cockram, A., Pring, B., Martyres, R., Hogan, C. & Liaw, T., 2002, In : Australian Family Physician. 31, 4, p. 1 - 4 4 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleResearchpeer-review

2 Citations (Scopus)

Competition or collaboration: Future directions for distance education providers

McCall, L. & Piterman, L., 2002, In : Focus on Health Professional Education. 4, 2, p. 48 - 56 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleResearchpeer-review

Osteoporosis risks. A comparative study of Asian Australians and Caucasian Australian women

Liew, Y. L., Mann, D. & Piterman, L., 2002, In : Australian Family Physician. 31, 3, p. 291 - 294 4 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleResearchpeer-review

14 Citations (Scopus)

The development and pilot testing of a Focused Education and Psychotherapy Program (FEPP) for treatment of depression in general practice

Cockram, A., McCall, L., Judd, F. K., Piterman, L., Weissman, M., Gronn, P. C., Davis, J. P. & Liaw, T., 2002, In : Australasian Psychiatry. 10, 3, p. 268 - 274 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleResearchpeer-review

2 Citations (Scopus)
2001

A comparative study of venlafaxine with a focused education and psychotherapy program versus venlafaxine alone inthe treatment of depression in general practice

Judd, F. K., Piterman, L., Cockram, A., McCall, L. & Weissman, M. M., 2001, In : Human Psychopharmacology. 16, p. 423 - 428 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleResearchpeer-review

A health promotion audit methodology based on repeated assessments of absolute risk

Cullen, R. M., Piterman, L. & Reid, C. M., 2001, In : New Zealand Family Physician. 28, 1, p. 54 - 58 5 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleResearchpeer-review

17 Citations (Scopus)
2000

Chinese attitudes to institutional care of their aged: A study of members from the Chung Wah Association, Western Australia

Chan, Y. F., Parsons, R. W. & Piterman, L., 2000, In : Australian Family Physician. p. 894 - 899 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleResearchpeer-review

2 Citations (Scopus)

Collaboration in educational development: inter-university and inter-departmental co-operation

McCall, L., Blashki, G., Judd, F., Piterman, L., Clarke, D. M., Liaw, T., Martyres, R., Hogan, C. & Pring, W., 2000, In : Focus on Health Professional Education. p. 50 - 58 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleResearchpeer-review

Part 2 - Student characteristics, program characteristics, administration and future direction

Piterman, L., Parer, M., Schattner, P. & McCall, L., 2000, In : Australian Family Physician. p. 7 - 13 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleResearchpeer-review

1 Citation (Scopus)

Part 4 - Supervision of family medicine research at a distance: A formative evaluation

Schattner, P., Piterman, L., Laerum, E., McCall, L. & Parer, M., 2000, In : Australian Family Physician. p. 19 - 25 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleResearchpeer-review

1 Citation (Scopus)