Faculty of Medical and Health Sciences

Best practice examples

Population studies

The following links give some case studies and examples of research proposals for population studies which demonstrate “best practice” in terms of responsiveness to Māori:

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Riddell, T., Wells, S., Jackson, R., Lee, Ai-Wei., Crengle, S., Bramely, D., Ameratunga, S., Pylypchuk, Romana. Broad, J., Marshall, R., & Kerr, A. (2010). Performance of Framingham cardiovascular risk scores by ethnic groups in New Zealand: PREDICT CVD–10. New Zealand Medical Journal, 123 (1309): 50. 

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Kerr, A., McLachlan, A., Furness, S., Broad J., Riddell, T., Jackson, R., & Wells, S. (2008). The burden of modifiable cardiovascular risk factors in the coronary care unit by age, ethnicity, and socioeconomic status—PREDICT CVD-9. New Zealand Medical Journal, 121 (1285): 20.

Hill, S., Sarfat, D., Blakely, Tony., Robson, B., Purdie, G., Chen, J., Dennett, E., Cormack, D., Cunningham, R., Dew, K., McCreanor, T., & Kawachi, Ichiro. (2010). Survival disparities in Indigenous and non-Indigenous New Zealanders with colon cancer: the role of patient comorbidity, treatment and health service factors. J Epidemiol Community Health, 64:117-123  

Harris, R., Robson, B., Curtis, E., Purdie, G., Cormack, D., & Reid, P. (2007). Maori and non-Maori differences in caesarean section rates: a national review. New Zealand Medical Journal, 120 (1249): 1 of 10

Clinical intervention studies

Qualititative Studies

Kerr, S., Penney, L., Moewaka Barnes, H., McCreanor, T. (2009). Kaupapa Maori Action Research to improve heart disease services in Aotearoa, New Zealand. Ethnicity & Health, DOI: 10.1080/13557850903374476, URL: http://dx.doi.org/10.1080/13557850903374476

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