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A/Prof Elizabeth Comino

Research Manager

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e.comino@unsw.edu.au

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Publications

B1 - Book Chapter

  • Comino EJ 2012, Primary care data: opportunities and limitations for health services research, in Celebrating the Achievements of Health Services Research in Australia and New Zealand 2001-2011, Health Services Research Association of Australia and New Zealand (HSRAANZ), Sydney, pp. 14-15

C1 - Journal Article

  • Barr, ML; Welberry, H; Comino, EJ; Harris-Roxas, BF; Harris, E; Lloyd, J; Whitney, S; O'Connor, C; Hall, J; Harris, MF 2019, "Understanding the use and impact of allied health services for people with chronic health conditions in Central and Eastern Sydney, Australia: a five-year longitudinal analysis", Primary Health Care Research & Development, vol. 20, p. e141
  • Welberry, H; Barr, ML; Comino, EJ; Harris-Roxas, BF; Harris, E; Dutton, S; Jackson, T; Donnelly, D; Harris, MF 2019, "Do general practice management and/or team care arrangements reduce avoidable hospitalisations in Central and Eastern Sydney, Australia?", BMC Health Services Research, vol. 19, no. 1
  • Chong, S; Mazumdar, S; Ding, D; Morgan, G; Comino, EJ; Bauman, A; Jalaludin, B 2019, "Neighbourhood greenspace and physical activity and sedentary behaviour among older adults with a recent diagnosis of type 2 diabetes: A prospective analysis", BMJ Open, vol. 9, no. 11
  • Friesen, EL; Comino, EJ 2017, "Research culture and capacity in community health services: Results of a structured survey of staff", Australian Journal of Primary Health, vol. 23, no. 2, pp. 123-131
  • Comino, EJ 2017, Mapping the historical causes of health inequalities, The Medical Journal of Australia, vol. 207, no. 11, p. 478
  • Grace, R; Elcombe, E; Knight, J; McMahon, C; McDonald, J; Comino, E 2017, Early childhood development over time for a cohort of Australian aboriginal children living in an urban environment, Australian Journal of Educational and Developmental Psychology, vol. 15, pp. 35-52
  • Duong T. Tran, Louisa R. Jorm, Alys Havard, Mark F. Harris, Elizabeth J. Comino 2016, "Variation in the use of primary care services for diabetes management according to country of birth and geography among older Australians", Primary Care Diabetes, Elsevier, Netherlands, vol. 10, no. 1, pp. 66-74
  • Kaplun C, Knight J, Grace R, Dockett S, Perry B, Comino E, Jackson-Pulver L, Kemp L 2016, "Gudaga goes to school study: methods used in understanding school transitions and early education experiences of an urban Aboriginal cohort", Educational Studies, vol. 42, no. 1, pp. 54-71
  • Comino EJ, Harris E, Page J, McDonald J, Harris MF 2016, "The 45 and Up Study: A tool for local population health and health service planning to improve integration of healthcare", Public Health Research and Practice, vol. 26, no. 3
  • Murray-Parahi P, Edgar V, Descallar J, Comino E, Johnson M 2016, "ENsCOPE: Scoping the Practice of Enrolled Nurses in an Australian Community Health Setting", International Nursing Review
  • Soccio J, Brown M, Comino E, Friesen E 2015, "Pap smear screening, pap smear abnormalities and psychosocial risk factors among women in a residential alcohol and drug rehabilitation facility", Journal of Advanced Nursing, vol. 71, no. 12, pp. 2858-2866
  • Friesen EL, Comino EJ 2015, "Publication outputs from a Primary and Community Health Research Unit, 2011-14", Australian Journal of Primary Health, vol. 21, no. 2, pp. 118-119
  • Comino EJ, Islam MDF, Tran DT, Jorm L, Flack J, Jalaludin B, Haas M, Harris MF 2015, "Association of processes of primary care and hospitalisation for people with diabetes: A record linkage study", Diabetes Research and Clinical Practice, vol. 108, no. 2, pp. 296-305
  • 2015, "Risk factors of incident type 2-diabetes mellitus over a 3-year follow-up: Results from a large Australian sample", Diabetes Research and Clinical Practice, Elsevier Ireland Ltd, Ireland, vol. 108, no. 2, pp. 306-315
  • Elizabeth J. Comino, Mark F. Harris, Md. Fakrul Islam, Duong T. Tran, Bin Jalaludin, Louisa R. Jorm, Jeff Flack, Marion Haas 2015, "Impact of diabetes on hospital admission and length of stay among a general population aged 45 year or more: a record linkage study", BMC Health Services Research, BioMed Central, U.K., vol. 15, no. 1
  • Milne, SL; Mcdonald, JL; Comino, EJ 2015, "Alternate scoring of the Bayley-III improves prediction of performance on Griffiths Mental Development Scales before school entry in preschoolers with developmental concerns", Child: Care, Health and Development, vol. 41, no. 2, pp. 203-212
  • Soccio J, Brown M, Comino E, Friesen E 2014, Women with problematic drug and alcohol use have higher rates of trauma and abnormal Pap smears, Australian Nursing and Midwifery Journal, vol. 22, no. 1, p. 35
  • Friesen, Emma L; Phuah, Trina; Comino, Elizabeth J 2014, "Writing conference abstracts: a guide for Rehabilitation and Assistive Technology practitioners", Journal of Assistive, Rehabilitative & Therapeutic Technologies, Informa UK Limited, vol. 2, no. 1, p. 23233
  • McDonald J, Webster V, Knight J, Comino E 2014, "The Gudaga study: Development in 3-year-old urban Aboriginal children", Journal of Paediatrics and Child Health, vol. 50, no. 2, pp. 100-106
  • Emma L. Friesen, Elizabeth J. Comino, Jennifer Reath, Alison Derrett, Maree Johnson, Gawaine Powell Davies, Siaw-Teng Liaw, Lynn A. Kemp 2014, "Building research capacity in south-west Sydney through a Primary and Community Health Research Unit", Australian Journal of Primary Health, CSIRO, Collingwood, Vic., vol. 20, no. 1, pp. 4-8
  • 2013, "Preventive care in general practice among healthy older New South Wales residents", BMC Family Practice, BioMed Central Ltd., United Kingdom, vol. 14, no. 1, pp. 1-14
  • Elizabeth J. Comino, Duong T. Tran, Marion Haas, Jeff Flack, Bin Jalaludin, Louisa R. Jorm, Mark F. Harris 2013, "Validating self-report of diabetes use by participants in the 45 and up study: a record linkage study", BMC Health Services Research, BioMed Central, U.K., vol. 13, no. 1, pp. 481-490
  • McLintock C, Mahony F, Sullivan E, Jackson Pulver L, Carapetis J, Walsh W, Peek M, Kruske S, Belton B, Remenyi B, Vaughan G, Thomas S, Comino E, D'Antoine H, Brown A 2013, "Unique Prospective Cohort Study: Rheumatic Heart Disease (RHD) and Pregnancy.", Heart Lung & Circulation, Elsevier, vol. 22, no. 7, p. 566
  • Friesen, E; Margetson, K; Carman, S; Short, K; Comino, E 2013, "From an idea to a research project: A case study of novice practitioner research in South Western Sydney", i-CREATe 2013 - International Convention on Rehabilitation Engineering and Assistive Technology, in Conjunction with SENDEX 2013
  • Comino, EJ; Tran, DT; Haas, M; Flack, J; Jalaludin, B; Jorm, L; Harris, MF 2013, "Validating self-report of diabetes and diabetes medication use by participants in the 45 and Up study: a record linkage study.", BMC Health Services Research, vol. 13, no. 1, p. 481
  • Miller, Webster VK, Knight J, Comino EJ 2013, "The use of a standardised language assessment tool to measure the language development of urban Aboriginal preschoolers", International Journal of Speech Language Pathology, vol. 16, no. 2, pp. 109-120
  • Milne S, Mcdonald JL, Comino EJ 2013, "Adaptive function in preschoolers in relation to developmental disability and the diagnosis of autism spectrum disorders: Insights from a clinical sample.", Autism, Sage Publications Ltd
  • Comino EJ, Duong T, Taggart J, Liaw ST, Ruscoe W, Snow J, Harris MF 2013, "A preliminary study of the relationship between general practice care and hospitalisation using a diabetes register, CARDIAB", Australian Health Review, CSIRO Publishing, vol. 37, no. 2, pp. 210-217
  • Webster VK, Denney-wilson E, Knight J, Comino EJ 2013, "Describing the growth and Rapid Weight Gain of urban Australian Aboriginal infants", Journal of Paediatrics and Child Health, Wiley-Blackwell Publishing Ltd., vol. 49, no. 4, pp. 303-308
  • Zwar NA, Hermiz OS, Comino EJ, Middleton S, Vagholkar S, Xuan W, Wilson SF, Marks GB 2012, "Care of patients with a diagnosis of chronic obstructive pulmonary disease: a cluster randomised controlled trial.", Medical Journal Australia, Australasian Med Publishing Company Ltd, vol. 197, no. 7, pp. 394-398
  • Comino EJ, Powell davies G, Krastev Y, Haas M, Christl B, Furler JS, Raymont A, Harris MF 2012, "A systematic review of interventions to enhance access to best practice primary health care for chronic disease management, prevention and episodic care", BMC Health Services Research, Biomed Central Ltd, no. 12, p. 415
  • Comino EJ, Harris MF, Shaw J, Jayasinghe UW 2012, Detection of type 2 diabetes: what role for associated risk and protective factors and socioeconomic status?, Australian Health Review, CSIRO Publishing, vol. 36, no. 3, pp. 349-355
  • Milne S, Mcdonald JL, Comino EJ 2012, "The use of the Bayley Scales of Infant and Toddler Development III with clinical populations: a preliminary exploration", Physical and Occupational Therapy in Pediatrics, Informa Heatlhcare, vol. 32, no. 1, pp. 24-33
  • Widdup J, Comino EJ, Webster VK, Knight J 2012, Universal for whom? Evaluating an urban Aboriginal population's access to a mainstream universal health home visiting program, Australian Health Review, CSIRO Publishing, vol. 36, no. 1, pp. 27-33
  • Mcdonald JL, Comino EJ, Knight J, Webster VK 2012, "Developmental progress in urban Aboriginal infants: A cohort study", Journal of Paediatrics and Child Health, Wiley-Blackwell Publishing Ltd., vol. 48, no. 2, pp. 114-121
  • Comino EJ, Forbes A, Webster VK, Knight J, Robinson P 2012, "Timeliness of antenatal care for mothers of Aboriginal and non-Aboriginal infants in an urban setting", Australian Journal of Primary Health, Trobe University; School of Public Health, vol. 18, no. 1, pp. 56-61
  • Comino EJ, Knight J, Webster VK, Jackson Pulver L, Jalaludin BB, Harris E, Craig PL, Mcdermott DR, Henry RL, Harris MF 2012, Risk and protective factors for pregnancy outcomes for urban Aboriginal and non-Aboriginal mothers and infants: The Gudaga cohort, Maternal and Child Health Journal, Springer, vol. 16, no. 3, pp. 569-578
  • Comino EJ, Jackson Pulver L, Knight J 2011, The health of urban Aboriginal people: insufficient data to close the gap, Medical Journal Australia, Australasian Med Publishing Company Ltd, vol. 194, no. 5, p. 270
  • Craig P, Knight J, Comino EJ, Webster VK, Jackson Pulver L, Harris E 2011, "Initiation and duration of breastfeeding in an Australian Aboriginal community in south western Sydney", Journal of Human Lactation, Sage Publications Inc, vol. 27, no. 3, pp. 250-261
  • Zwar NA, Marks GB, Hermiz OS, Middleton S, Comino EJ, Hasan I, Vagholkar S, Wilson SF 2011, Predictors of accuracy of diagnosis of chronic obstructive pulmonary disease in general practice, Medical Journal Australia, Australasian Med Publishing Company Ltd, vol. 195, no. 4, pp. 168-171
  • Rose VK, Harris E, Comino EJ, Anderson T, Harris MF 2011, "GP and community nurse co-location in a disadvantaged community [letter to the editor]", Australian Journal of Primary Health, C S I R O Publishing, vol. 17, pp. 300-301
  • Bennett B, Mcdonald JL, Knight J, Comino EJ, Henry RL 2010, "Assessing development of urban Aboriginal infants", Journal of Paediatrics and Child Health (Vol. 48, Suppl. 2, 2012, 113), Blackwell Publishing Asia, vol. 46, no. 42954, pp. 384-391
  • Comino EJ, Craig PL, Harris E, Mcdermott DR, Harris MF, Henry RL, Jackson Pulver L, Kemp LA, Knight J 2010, "The Gudaga Study: establishing an Aboriginal birth cohort in an urban community", Australian and New Zealand Journal of Public Health, Public Health Association of Australia, vol. 34
  • Tang GW, Dennis SM, Comino EJ, Zwar NA 2009, Anxiety and depression in Chinese patients attending an Australian GP clinic, Australian Family Physician, Australian College of General Practitioners, vol. 38, no. 7, pp. 552-555
  • Knight J, Comino EJ, Harris E 2009, "Indigenous research: a commitment to walking the talk: The Gudaga Study: an Australian case study", Journal of Bioethical Inquiry, Springer, vol. 6, no. 4, pp. 467-476
  • Titmuss A, Harris E, Comino EJ 2008, The roles of socioeconomic status and Aboriginality in birth outcomes at an urban hospital, Medical Journal Australia, Australasian Med Publishing Company Ltd, vol. 189, pp. 495-498
  • 2008, "Effects of Tai Chi on glucose homeostasis and insulin sensitivity in older adults with type 2 diabetes: a randomised double-blind sham-exercise-controlled trial", Age and Ageing, Oxford University Press, United Kingdom, vol. 37, no. 1, pp. 64-71
  • Comino EJ, Kemp LA 2008, Research-related activities in community-based child health services, Journal of Advanced Nursing, Blackwell Publishing Ltd, vol. 63, pp. 266-275
  • Zwar NA, Hasan I, Hermiz OS 2008, Multidisciplinary care plans and diabetes Benefits for patients with poor glycaemic control, Australian Family Physician, Australian College of General Practitioners, vol. 37, pp. 960-962
  • Zwar NA, Hermiz OS, Hasan I, Comino EJ, Middleton S, Vagholkar S, Marks GB 2008, A cluster randomised controlled trial of nurse and GP partnership for care of Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease, BMC Pulmonary Medicine, vol. 8, pp. 1-8
  • Luntz S, Basso R, Comino EJ 2007, Therapy outcomes for culturally and linguistically diverse preschoolers, Acquiring Knowledge in Speech, Language and Hearing, vol. 9, pp. 48-53
  • Comino EJ, Zwar NA, Hermiz OS 2007, The Macarthur GP after-hours service: a model of after-hours care for Australia, Australian Health Review, CSIRO Publishing, vol. 31, pp. 223-230
  • 2007, Health benefits of Tai Chi for older patients with type 2 diabetes: The "Move it for Diabetes Study" - A tandomized controlled trial, Clinical Interventions in Aging, Dove Medical Press Ltd., New Zealand, vol. 2, no. 3, pp. 429-439
  • Comino EJ, Titmuss A, Harris E, Craig P, Jackson Pulver L 2007, Identification of Aboriginal infants at an urban hospital, Journal of Paediatrics and Child Health (Vol. 48, Suppl. 2, 2012, 113), Blackwell Publishing Asia, vol. 43, pp. 623-626
  • Vagholkar S, Hermiz OS, Zwar NA, Shortus TD, Comino EJ, Harris MF 2007, Multidisciplinary care plans for diabetic patients: What do they contain?, Australian Family Physician, Australian College of General Practitioners, vol. 36, no. 4, pp. 279-282
  • Zwar NA, Hermiz OS, Comino EJ, Shortus TD, Burns JR, Harris MF 2007, Do multidisciplinary care plans result in better care for patients with type 2 diabetes?, Australian Family Physician, Australian College of General Practitioners, vol. 36, no. 42767, pp. 85-89
  • Orr R, Tsang T, Lam P, Comino EJ, Singh MJ 2006, Mobility impairment in type 2 diabetes - Association with muscle power and effect of Tai Chi intervention, Diabetes Care, American Diabetes Assoc, vol. 29, pp. 2120-2122
  • Comino EJ, Harris MF, Harris E, Powell-Davies PG, Chey T, Lillioja S 2006, The National Health Survey 2001: usefulness to inform a discussion on access to and use of quality primary health care using type 2 diabetes mellitus as an example, Australian Health Review, CSIRO Publishing, vol. 30, pp. 496-506
  • Comino EJ, Hermiz OS, Flack J, Harris E, Powell-Davies PG, Harris MF 2006, Using population health surveys to provide information on access to and use of quality primary health care, Australian Health Review, CSIRO Publishing, vol. 30, pp. 485-495
  • Comino EJ, Hermiz OS, Harris MF, Harris E 2006, Evaluating Access to and use of Primary Health Care: Diabetes-related Case Study using the 2002/3 NSW Health Survey, Australian Journal of Primary Health, Trobe University; School of Public Health, vol. 12, pp. 26-33
  • Tsang T, Orr RL, Lam P, Comino EJ, Singh M 2005, Health benefits of Tai Chi for older adults with type 2 diabetes, Journal of the American Geriatrics Society, Blackwell Publishing Inc, vol. 53
  • Kemp LA, Harris E, Comino EJ 2005, Changes in community nursing in Australia: 1995-2000, Journal of Advanced Nursing, Blackwell Publishing Ltd, vol. 49, pp. 307-314
  • Zwar NA, Comino EJ, Hasan I, Harris MF 2005, General practitioner views on barriers and facilitators to implementation of the Asthma 3+Visit Plan, Medical Journal Australia, Australasian Med Publishing Company Ltd, vol. 183, pp. 64-67
  • Torley D, Zwar NA, Comino EJ, Harris MF 2005, GPs` views of absolute cardiovascular risk and its role in primary prevention, Australian Family Physician, Australian College of General Practitioners, vol. 34, pp. 503-507
  • Shortus TD, Rose VK, Comino EJ, Zwar NA 2004, Patients views on chronic illness and its care in general practice, Australian Family Physician, Australian College of General Practitioners, vol. 34, pp. 397-399
  • Comino EJ 2004, What explains falling asthma mortality? [2], Medical Journal Australia, vol. 180, no. 11, p. 595
  • Comino EJ, Harris E, Chey T, Manicavasagar VL, Penrose-Wall JL, Powell-Davies PG, Harris MF 2003, Relationship bewteen mental health disorders and unemployment status in Australian adults, Australian and New Zealand Journal of Psychiatry, Sage Publications, vol. 37, pp. 230-235
  • Comino EJ, Harris E 2003, Maternal and Infant Services: Examination of access in a culturally diverse community, Journal of Paediatrics and Child Health (Vol. 48, Suppl. 2, 2012, 113), Blackwell Publishing Asia, vol. 39, pp. 95-99
  • Shortus TD, Rose VK, Comino EJ, Zwar NA 2003, Enhancing diabetes care: use of the Enhanced Primary Care items in general practice., Diabetes Management, Good Health Publications, vol. 34, pp. 397-399
  • Kemp LA, Comino EJ, Harris E, Killian D 2002, A decade of change in a community health service: a shift to acute and short-term care, Australian Health Review, CSIRO Publishing, vol. 25, no. 6, pp. 148-155
  • Comino EJ 2002, Health science research: a handbook of quantitative methods, Australian and New Zealand Journal of Public Health, Public Health Association of Australia, vol. 26, pp. 392-393
  • Comino EJ, Zwar NA, Harris MF 2002, Management of children after presenting to hospital with acute asthma but not requiring admission, Australian Family Physician, Australian College of General Practitioners, vol. 31, pp. 494-496
  • Hermiz OS, Comino EJ, Marks GB, Daffurn K, Wilson SF, Harris MF 2002, Randomised controlled trial of home based care of patients with chronic obstructive pulmonary disease, British Medical Journal: Clinical Research, B M J Group, vol. 325, pp. 938-940
  • Dunbar N, Comino EJ, Mehmet S, Harris MF 2002, Research capacity in general practice, Australian Family Physician, Australian College of General Practitioners, vol. 31, pp. 205-207
  • Harris E, Lum J, Rose VK, Morrow M, Comino EJ, Harris MF 2002, Are CBT interventions effective with disadvantaged job-seekers who are long-term unemployed?, Psychology, Health and Medicine, Carfax, vol. 7, pp. 401-410
  • Zwar NA, Nasser A, Comino EJ, Richmond RL 2002, Short-Term effectiveness of Bupropion (Zyban) for assisting smoking cessation in general practice, Medical Journal Australia, Australasian Med Publishing Company Ltd, vol. 177, pp. 277-278
  • Dunbar N, Comino E, Mehmet S, Harris M 2002, Research capacity in general practice. Opinions from the field., Australian Family Physician, vol. 31, no. 2, pp. 205-207
  • Comino E, Henry R 2001, Changing approaches to asthma management in Australia: Effects on asthma morbidity, Current Therapeutics, vol. 42, no. 11, pp. 39-45
  • Wilson SF, Miller R, Collins N, Comino EJ, Harris MF 2001, Factors associated with frequent admission to hospital for patients with chronic airflow limitation, Australian Family Physician, Australian College of General Practitioners, pp. 822-824
  • Blakeman TM, Comino EJ, Zwar NA, Harris MF 2001, Evaluating the introduction of the enhanced primary care 75+ annual health assessments, Australian Family Physician, Australian College of General Practitioners, vol. 30, pp. 1004-1009
  • Blakeman TM, Harris MF, Comino EJ, Zwar NA 2001, Evaluating general practitioners` views about the implementation of the enhanced primary care medicare items, Medical Journal Australia, Australasian Med Publishing Company Ltd, vol. 175, pp. 95-98
  • Comino EJ, Silove DM, Harris E, Harris MF 2001, Agreement in symptoms of anxiety and depression between patients and GPs: the influence of ethnicity, Family Practice, Oxford University Press, vol. 18, pp. 71-77
  • Harris MF, Comino EJ, Zwar NA, Blakeman TM 2001, Implementation of the enhanced primary care items requires ongoing education and evaluation, Australian Family Physician, Australian College of General Practitioners, vol. 30, pp. 75-77
  • Craig PL, Halavatau V, Comino EJ, Caterson I 2001, Differences in body composition between Tongans and Australians: time to rethink the healthy weight ranges?, International Journal of Obesity and Related Metabolic Disorders, Nature Publishing Group, vol. 25, pp. 1806-1814
  • Comino EJ, Silove DM, Manicavasagar VL, Harris E, Harris MF 2001, Identification of anxiety and depressive symtoms in general practice, Family Practice, Oxford University Press, vol. 18, p. 77
  • Comino EJ, Harris E, Silove D, Manicavasagar V, Harris MF 2000, "Prevalence, detection and management of anxiety and depressive symptoms in unemployed patients attending general practitioners", Australian and New Zealand Journal of Psychiatry, vol. 34, no. 1, pp. 107-113
  • Comino EJ, Sullivan EA, Harris PA, Killian D, Jiang A 2000, A community based health service census: describing the client base, Australian Journal of Primary Health, Trobe University; School of Public Health, pp. 63-71
  • Comino EJ, Carroll PM, Fonteyn P, Whicker SD, Armour CL, Bauman A, Dan E 2000, The asthma card in New Soth Wales - the experience of community pharmacists, Australian Pharmacist, Pharmaceutical Society os Australia, vol. 19, pp. 179-182
  • Betbeder-Matibet L, Fridgant Y, Harris MF, O Toole BI, Comino EJ, Bolton PG, Powell-Davies PG 2000, Where`s the common ground? A survey of hospitals,community health centres and divisions of general practice in Australia, Australian Family Physician, Australian College of General Practitioners, pp. 378-383
  • Woods RK, Burton DL, Wharton C, McKenzie GH, Haydn Walters E, Comino EJ, Abramson MJ 2000, "Asthma is more prevalent in rural New South Wales than metropolitan Victoria, Australia", Respirology, vol. 5, no. 3, pp. 257-263
  • Burton D, McKenzie G, Comino E 1999, Asthma management in young adults in rural NSW, Respirology, vol. 4
  • Craig PL, Halavatau V, Comino EJ, Caterson I 1999, Perception of body size and the Tongan community: differences from and similarities to an Australian sample, International Journal of Obesity and Related Metabolic Disorders, Nature Publishing Group, pp. 1288-1294
  • Powell-Davies PG, Harris MF, Comino EJ, Polton P, Fridgant Y, Betbeder-Matibet L, Mira M, Macdonald J 1998, Integration of General Practitioners with hospitals and community health services: summary report., Australian Journal of Public Health, Public Health Association of Australia
  • Comino EJ, Sullivan EA, Jaing A, Harris E 1998, Community Based Health Services Census Project, 1996., ION Meeting Proceedings
  • Comino EJ, Jaing A 1998, Community Based Census Project, Child, Well Baby Clinics., South West Sydney Area Health Service.
  • Comino EJ, Fonteyn P 1998, The evaluation of the Asthma Card in New South Wales., Commonwealth Department of Health and Family Services (Pharmaecutical Benefits Branch)
  • Mciver CJ, Tapsall JW, Donovan BJ, Comino EJ 1998, A clinical and laboratory epidemiological study of gonococcal infection in males attending the Sydney Sexual Health Centre: 1991-1995., ION Meeting Proceedings, vol. 19
  • Comino EJ, Bauman A, Mitchell CM, Ruffin RE, Antil R, Zimmerman PV, Gutch RC 1997, The Australian Natinoal Asthma Campaign - effects of public education activities based on mass media, American Journal of Preventive Medicine, Elsevier Science Inc, vol. 13, pp. 251-256
  • Taylor RB, Comino EJ, Bauman A 1997, Asthma mortality in Australia 1920-94: age, period and cohort effects, Journal of Epidemiology and Community Health, B M J Publishing Group, pp. 408-411
  • Berglund CA, Pond CD, Harris MF, McNeill PM, Gietzelt D, Comino E, Traynor V, Meldrum E, Boland C 1997, "Research in progress: The formation of professional and consumer solutions: Ethics in the general practice setting", Health Care Analysis, vol. 5, no. 2, pp. 164-167
  • Comino EJ, Mitchell CM, Bauman A, Henry RL, Robertson CF, Abramson MJ, Ruffin RE, Landau L 1996, Asthma management in Eastern Australia, 1990 and 1993, Medical Journal Australia, Australasian Med Publishing Company Ltd, vol. 164, pp. 403-406
  • Comino EJ, Bauman A, Mitchell CM, Rosenthal D, Antic R, Ruffin RE, Zimmerman PV, Guthch R, Hardy AH 1995, Public education campaigns for asthma in Australia: supplementing national media with local initiatives, Health Promotion Journal of Australia, Australian Health Promotion Association, pp. 57-59
  • Comino EJ, Henry RL, Mitchell CA, Bauman A, Monaco R 1995, "Asthma management and mode of acquisition of inhaled bronchodilators", Australian and New Zealand Journal of Medicine, vol. 25, no. 5, pp. 496-502
  • Bauman A, Mitchell CA, Henry RL, Robertson CF, Abramson MJ, Comino EJ, Hensley MJ, Leeder SR 1992, Asthma morbidity in Australia: An epidemiological study, Medical Journal Australia, vol. 156, no. 12, pp. 827-831
  • Knight J, Webster V, Kemp L, Comino E "Sudden infant death syndrome in an urban Aboriginal community", Journal of Paediatrics and Child Health, vol. 49, no. 12, pp. 1025-1031
  • Harris MF, Webster V, Jalaludin B, Jackson Pulver LR, Comino EJ "Immunisation coverage among a birth cohort of Aboriginal infants in an urban community", Journal of Paediatrics and Child Health, vol. 50, no. 4, pp. 306-313

E1 - Conference Abstract

  • Comino E, Elcombe E, Grace R, Knight J 2013, Life course approaches to improving Aboriginal child health in an urban community (oral presentation), Australian Epidemiological Association Annual Scientific Meeting
  • Comino E, Grace R, Jackson Pulver L, Wright D, Gudaga Research Team 2013, The Gudaga Research Program: Time, trust and tenacity, School of Public Health and Community Medicine Showcase
  • Grace R, Comino E 2013, The early childhood development of urban aboriginal children over time, Australian Human Development Association18th Biennial Conference
  • Grace RL, Knight J, McMahon C, Comino E 2013, The Gudaga study: Contexts and underpinnings., Australasian Human Development Association Conference
  • Grace RL, McMahon C, Knight J, Kemp L, Comino E 2013, Key learnings from the Gudaga early childhood development research and research plans moving into the middle childhood years., Australasian Human Development Association Conference
  • McMahon C, Knight J, Grace RL, Grace R, Comino E 2013, The development of urban Aboriginal children over three time points., Australasian Human Development Association Conference
  • Vaughn G, McLintock C, Sherwood J, Walsh W, Tune K, Mahoney F, Sullivan E, Comino E 2013, Challenges of Surveillance: Rheumatic Heart Disease (RHD) in pregnancy, 61st Annual Scientific meeting of Cardiac Society of Australia and New Zealand Congress 2013
  • Comino E, Friesen E, Duggan J 2013, Strategies to support novice practitioner researchers in Primary and Community Health Services., 2013 Primary Health Care Research Conference
  • Comino EJ 2012, Diabetes care in primary medical care: capacity to reduce ambulatory care sensitive hospitalisation, International Data Linkage Conference
  • Comino EJ 2012, The 45 and Up Study: validating self-report of diabetes status, International Data Linkage Conference
  • Comino EJ 2012, The Gudaga study: understanding the service needs of Aboriginal infants in an urban community, National Roundtable on Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Child and Maternal Health Research: Priorities for Interventions
  • Comino EJ, Friesen E 2012, What did the infrastructure grant achieve?, Ingham Institute for Applied Medical Research 7th Annual Research & Teaching Showcase "Creating hope through health research"
  • Comino EJ, Friesen E 2012, Building research capacity in south west Sydney Community Health through a researcher mentoring program, 2nd Annual South Western Sydney Local Health District Allied Health Research Forum 'Building research capacity to keep our community healthy'
  • Comino EJ, Friesen E 2012, From an idea to a project: getting started [Invited workshop], 2nd Annual South Western Sydney Local Health District Allied Health Research Forum 'Building research capacity to keep our community healthy'
  • Liaw ST, de Lusignan S, Taggart J, Jalaludin BB, Comino EJ 2012, Fitness for purpose of routinely collected data - governance and provenance issues from the UNSW electronic Patient-Based Research Network (ePBRN), Data Governance 2012
  • Comino EJ, Tran DT, Harris MF 2012, Continuity of care for patients with diabetes in Australian general practice and its impact on health service use, 2012 Primary Health Care Research Conference - Inform, influence, implement: research improving policy & practice
  • Miller, Webster VK, Comino EJ, Knight J 2012, The use of standardised language assessment tools to measure the language development of urban Aboriginal preschoolers, The Speech Pathology Australia 2012 National Conference
  • McMahon C, Knight J, Webster VK, Comino EJ, Mcdonald JL, Grace R, Miller 2012, Development and behaviour of urban Australian Indigenous children prior to school entry, International Society for the Study of Behavioural Development 2012 Biennial Meeting (ISSBD 2012)
  • Comino EJ 2012, The use of data to evaluated systems of diabetes care, Australian Diabetes Council Forum `Diabetes and Sustainable Populations`
  • Liaw ST, Taggart J, Dennis SM, Jalaludin BB, Comino EJ, Harris MF 2012, Doctor shopping or patient sharing or none of the above?, Primary Health Care Research Conference
  • Comino EJ, Friesen E 2012, Establishing a Primary and Community Health Research Unit in south west Sydney, ARATA 2012 National Conference – Bridging the AT Gap
  • Comino EJ 2012, The Gudaga Research Program, Clinical Dean’s Seminar, South West Sydney Local Health District
  • Friesen E, Comino EJ 2012, Surveying research capacity and culture in south west Sydney Community Health: an overview, 2nd Annual South Western Sydney Local Health District Allied Health Research Forum 'Building research capacity to keep our community healthy'
  • Parab C, Webster VK, Kong KM, Knight J, Comino EJ 2012, The Gudaga Study: Experience of middle ear health among a cohort of 3-year-old urban Aboriginal children, RACP Future Directions in Health Congress 2012, Blackwell Publishing Asia, Carlton, Victoria, Australia, p. 8
  • Comino EJ, Grace R, Knight J, Anderson CJ 2012, Bulundidi Gudaga Research Program – informing clinical services in South West Sydney [also discussed Gudaga and Gudaga goes to School], South Western Sydney Local Health District Close the Gap Event
  • Knight J, Webster VK, Comino EJ, Mcdonald JL, Grace R, McMahon C 2012, Development of urban Australian indigenous infants at 1 year of age, International Society for the Study of Behavioural Development 2012 Biennial Meeting (ISSBD 2012)
  • Grace R, Knight J, Webster VK, Comino EJ, McMahon C 2012, Reflecting on the development and behaviour over time of Indigenous children in a disadvantaged urban community, International Society for the Study of Behavioural Development 2012 Biennial Meeting (ISSBD 2012)
  • Webster VK, Grace R, Comino EJ, Knight J, Mcdonald JL, McMahon C 2012, Development and behaviour of urban Australian Indigenous children at 3 years of age, International Society for the Study of Behavioural Development 2012 Biennial Meeting (ISSBD 2012)
  • Comino EJ, Knight J, Webster VK, Grace R 2012, Describing the development and behaviour of Australian indigenous infants and children in a disadvantaged urban community: The Gudaga Study, International Society for the Study of Behavioural Development 2012 Biennial Meeting (ISSBD 2012)
  • Comino EJ 2012, Access to quality primary care – a conceptual framework, 9th Annual 45 and Up Study Collaborators' Meeting
  • Comino EJ 2012, Investigating quality primary care for older Australians with diabetes using record linkage, 9th Annual 45 and Up Study Collaborators' Meeting
  • Comino EJ, Webster VK, Grace R 2012, The Gudaga Study: understanding the development of Aboriginal preschool children, Ingham Institute for Applied Medical Research 7th Annual Research & Teaching Showcase "Creating hope through health research"
  • Comino EJ 2011, Primary care data: oppportunities and limitations for health services research, 7th Australian and New Zealand Health Services Research Conference, Health Services Research Association of Australia and New Zealand, Adelaide, pp. 14-15
  • Comino EJ 2011, Relationship between clinical control of diabetes and hospitalisation for general practice patients with diabetes: a data linkage study, Ingham Institute for Applied Medical Research 6th Annual Research & Teaching Showcase "Improving the health and wellbeing of the South West"
  • Tran DT, Comino EJ, Harris MF, Jorm L, Haas M, Powell Davies PG, Rogers KD, Flack J, Jalaludin BB, Bambrick H, Johnson M 2011, Diabetes type 2 risk factors, management and health service use according to remoteness of residence, 7th Health Services and Policy Research Conference ‘Opportunities for health services research: to inform, improve, and inspire’
  • Comino EJ, Knight J 2011, The Gudaga Study: Creating Effective Partnerships to Enable Translation of Research Findings into Practice, 3rd Aboriginal Health Research Conference: 'Research for a Better Future'
  • Comino EJ, Craig P 2011, The Gudaga Study: Breastfeeding, Aboriginal Child Health Symposium
  • Comino EJ 2011, The Gudaga Study: Describing the health, development & service use of Aboriginal children in an urban setting, Aboriginal Child Health Symposium
  • Tran DT, Comino EJ, Harris MF, Haas M, Jorm L, Rogers KD, Flack J, Powell Davies PG, Jalaludin BB 2011, The 45 and up study: Validating self reported Diabetes Mellitus Status, Ingham Institute for Applied Medical Research 6th Annual Research & Teaching Showcase "Improving the health and wellbeing of the South West"
  • Knight J, Grace R, Webster VK, Comino EJ, Anderson CJ 2011, The Gudaga Story: Building relationships to support improved Aboriginal child health outcomes, 3rd Aboriginal Health Research Conference: 'Research for a Better Future'
  • Widdup J, Comino EJ, Webster VK 2011, Universal health home visiting: Evaluating access and equity, Aboriginal Child Health Symposium
  • Webster VK, Comino EJ, Knight J, Jackson Pulver L, Jalaludin BB, Harris E, Harris MF, Craig P, Mcdermott DR, Henry RL 2011, Birth outcomes, Aboriginal Child Health Symposium
  • Robinson P, Comino EJ, Forbes A, Webster VK, Knight J 2011, Timeliness of antenatal care for mothers of Aboriginal and non-Aboriginal infants in an urban setting, Aboriginal Child Health Symposium
  • Parab C, Comino EJ 2011, Middle ear health of urban Aboriginal three year olds, Ingham Institute for Applied Medical Research 6th Annual Research & Teaching Showcase
  • Miller E, Comino EJ 2011, The use of standardisation language assessment tools to measure the language development of urban Aboriginal preschoolers, Ingham Institute for Applied Medical Research 6th Annual Research & Teaching Showcase "Improving the health and wellbeing of the South West"
  • Tran DT, Comino EJ, Harris MF, Jorm L, Haas M, Powell Davies PG, Rogers KD, Flack J, Jalaludin BB, Bambrick H, Johnson M 2011, Diabetes type 2 risk factors, management and health service use according to remoteness of residence, Ingham Institute for Applied Medical Research 6th Annual Research & Teaching Showcase "Improving the health and wellbeing of the South West"
  • Mcdonald JL, Comino EJ 2011, The Gudaga Study: Developmental results at 12 months and 3 years, Aboriginal Child Health Symposium
  • Grace R, Comino EJ, Knight J, Webster VK, Kemp LA 2011, The Gudaga Study: Descriptive research informing delivery of health services for urban Aboriginal infants and their mothers, Advances in Public Health and Health Services Research at UNSW (School of Public Health and Community Medicine)
  • Taggart J, Liaw ST, Harris MF, Zwar NA, Powell Davies PG, Comino EJ, Dennis SM, Bunker JM, Moore K, Vagholkar S 2010, Establishing the UNSW electronic Practice Based Research Network (ePBRN), Primary Health Care Research Conference
  • Comino EJ, Krastev Y, Harris MF, Powell Davies PG, Christl B 2010, Access to “best practice” primary health care, Bioethics in a Globalised World, p. 88
  • Comino EJ, Krastev Y, Christl B, Harris MF, Powell Davies PG, Haas M, Furler JS 2010, Evaluating policy and practice interventions on access to best practice primary health care.
  • Comino EJ, Knight J, Webster VK, Anderson CJ, Kemp LA 2010, Close the Gap Day: the Gudaga Study, Campbelltown Hospital Close the Gap Day - Panel Discussion and Workshop
  • Comino EJ 2010, The Gudaga Study: understanding the health, development, and health service use of Aboriginal infants in an urban environment, Advances in Public Health and Health Services Research at UNSW: 2nd Annual Symposium
  • Comino EJ, Kemp LA, Harris MF, Harris E, Knight J 2010, The Gudaga Study: understanding the health, development, and health service use of Aboriginal infants in an urban environment, 2010 Primary Health Care Research Conference - Primary health care research and health reform: Improving care - Symposia
  • Knight J, Comino EJ, Webster VK, Kemp LA 2010, SIDS amongst urban Aboriginal infants – is it more than putting baby to sleep the right way?, Joint Conference of the International Stillbirth Alliance (ISA) and the International Society for the Study and Prevention of Perinatal and Infant Death (ISPID) - "Precious lives: global collaboration in stillbirth and infant death"
  • Jackson Pulver L, Comino EJ, Knight J, Anderson CJ, Webster VK 2010, The Gudaga Project: responding to the health service needs of Aboriginal infants, International Network of Indigenous Health Knowledge and Development (INIHKD) Conference
  • Jackson Pulver L, Comino EJ, Knight J, Anderson CJ, Webster VK 2010, The Gudaga Project: responding to the health service needs of Aboriginal infants, 20th IUHPE World Conference on Health Promotion "Health, Equity and Sustainable Development"
  • Webster VK, Harris MF, Comino EJ, Jalaludin BB, Knight J 2010, Timeliness of Aboriginal infant immunisations in south west Sydney, Ingham Health Research Institute 2010 Research Showcase
  • Mcdonald JL, Comino EJ, Knight J, Webster VK 2009, The Gudaga Study: predictive factors for developmental progress in urban Aboriginal infants, RACP Physicians Week 2009
  • Mcdonald JL, Knight J, Comino EJ, Webster VK 2009, The Gudaga Project: developmental progress of Aboriginal infants at 12 months - predictive factors, Association for Research in Infant and Child Development, 11th International Scientific Meeting, `Developmental Disabilities: Partnerships in Practice`
  • Comino EJ, Knight J, Anderson CJ, Jackson Pulver L, Harris E, Harris MF 2009, The Gudaga Project: describing health and development of Aboriginal infants at 12 months, 2009 General Practice and Primary Health Care Research Conference
  • Bennett BH, Mcdonald JL, Comino EJ, Knight J, Henry RL 2009, Use of the Griffiths Mental Development Scales to assess development in urban Aboriginal infants, RACP Physicians Week 2009
  • Ho YM, Mcdonald JL, Comino EJ, Knight J 2009, Comparison of hospitalisation and Emergency Department presentation rates of urban Aboriginal and non-Aboriginal infants, RACP Physicians Week 2009
  • Craig PL, Knight J, Comino EJ, Jackson Pulver L 2009, Breastfeeding in an urban indigenous population – preliminary findings from the Gudaga Study, Dietitians Association of Australia 27th National Conference
  • Comino EJ, Harris E, Jackson Pulver L, Harris MF, Kong KM, Smith P 2009, The Gudaga Study: the birth outcomes of Aboriginal infants in an urban community, 18th AEA Annual Scientific Meeting "Epidemiology for All"
  • Ho YM, Webster VK, Comino EJ, Mcdonald J, Knight J 2009, A case control study of hospital presentations by urban Aboriginal infants up to 12 months of age, 18th AEA Annual Scientific Meeting "Epidemiology for All"
  • Knight J, Webster VK, Comino EJ 2009, The Gudaga Project, Maximising the Value of Longitudinal Studies for Policy and Science: Methodological and Analysis Issues - Workshop and Networking Dinner
  • Krastev Y, Comino EJ, Christl B, Haas M, Furler J, Harris MF 2009, Optimising access to best practice primary health care, 2009 General Practice and Primary Health Care Research Conference
  • Wade V, Knight J, Comino EJ 2009, The Gudaga Project: helping to building strong kids in south west Sydney, 2nd National Aboriginal & Torres Strait Islander Family and Community Strengths Conference: Strong Stories, Strong Mob, Strong Kids: Growing Up Together
  • Robinson P, Forbes A, Webster VK, Comino EJ 2009, Risk factors for late antenatal care, 18th AEA Annual Scientific Meeting "Epidemiology for All"
  • Comino EJ, Christl B, Krastev Y, Powell Davies PG, Harris MF, Haas M 2009, Optimising access to `best practice` primary health care, 2009 Health Services and Policy Research Conference – Reforming, Responding, Rewarding: 6th Health Service and Policy Research Conference
  • Comino EJ, Krastev Y, Christl B, Haas M, Furler JS, Harris MF 2009, Access to best practice primary health care for older Australians with diabetes, 2009 General Practice and Primary Health Care Research Conference
  • Comino EJ, Knight J, Anderson CJ, Webster VK 2009, The Gudaga Project: responding to the health service needs of Aboriginal infants, 2009 Health Services and Policy Research Conference – Reforming, Responding, Rewarding: 6th Health Service and Policy Research Conference
  • Dunbar N, Comino EJ, Harris MF 2002, Multiple pathways to building capacity: a comparison of frameworks, General Practice and Primary Health Care Research Conference, 2002, p. 98
  • Fridgant Y, Betbeder-Matibet L, Ulmer B, Bolton PG, Mira M, Comino EJ, Powell-Davies PG, Harris MF 1997, GPs and health workers: Should we be working together?, 40th Annual Scientific Convention and Annual General Meeting of the RACGP
  • Berglund CA, Pond CD, Traynor VJ, Gietzelt D, Mcneill PM, Harris MF, Comino EJ 1997, General practice and ethics: listening and understanding concerns voiced by general practitioners and consumers, 5th National Conference of the Australian Bioethics Association
  • Traynor VJ, Pond CD, Mcneill PM, Berglund CA, Harris MF, Gietzelt D, Comino EJ 1997, Approaching ethical dilemmas in General Practice: GPs and consumers` views, GPEP Conference 1997, p. 138
  • Kaplun C, Grace R, Knight J, Comino E Strengths and challenges of the Gudaga Studies, Pedagogies of Educational Transitions (POET) International Conference
  • Grace R, Kaplun C, Knight J, Comino E History of the Gudaga Studies., Pedagogies of Educational Transitions (POET) International Conference
  • Comino E, Elcombe E, Grace R, Knight J Life course approaches to improving Aboriginal child health in an urban community., Australian Epidemiological Association Annual Scientific Meeting
  • Grace R, Knight J, McMahon C, Comino E The Gudaga study: Contexts and underpinnings., Australasian Human Development Association Conference
  • Grace R, McMahon C, Knight J, Kemp L, Comino E Key learnings from the Gudaga early childhood development research and research plans moving into the middle childhood years., Australasian Human Development Association Conference
  • McMahon C, Knight J, Grace R, Comino E The development of urban Aboriginal children over three time points., Australasian Human Development Association Conference
  • Comino E A population based study of the impact of diabetes on hospital admission., Primary Health Care Research Conference
  • Comino E, Grace R, Jackson-Pulver L, Haswell-Elkins M, Zwi K Building partnerships to support research with Aboriginal children and families: time, trust, and tenacity., Primary Health Care Research Conference
  • Comino E, Friesen E, Duggan J Strategies to support novice practitioner researchers in Primary and Community Health Services., Primary Health Care Research Conference
  • Comino E, Grace R, Jackson Pulver L, Wright D The Gudaga Research Program: time, trust and tenacity., Dreaming up the future of Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Public Health 5th Annual Research Symposium
  • Friesen E, Margeston K, Carmen S, Short K, Comino E From an idea to a research project: a case study of novice practitioner research in south western Sydney., 7th International Convention on Rehabilitation Engineering and Assistive Technology (i-CREATe 2013);
  • Friesen E, Comino E From an idea to a researchable question - a short course!, 7th International Convention on Rehabilitation Engineering and Assistive Technology (i-CREATe 2013);
  • Friesen E, Comino E Strategies to support novice practitioner researchers in Primary and Community Health Services. 2, Primary Health Care Research Conference - Allies for better primary health care
  • Comino E Immunisation coverage among a birth cohort of Aboriginal pre-school children in an urban community, Sixth Annual Research Symposium Public health aspects of infectious disease control
  • Elcombe E, Grace R, Kemp L, Comino E Bulundidi Gudaga - a sustained home visiting program for Aboriginal infants and their mothers: Where are we now?, Ingham Research Show Case;
  • Rosser N, Knight J, Kemp L, Beetson K, Woodall C, Comino E “The WHAT” and “The HOW” Translating Research into Practice., Ingham Research Show Case
  • Comino E, Friesen E Understanding practitioner research needs in community health: a Research Culture and Capacity Review., PHC Research Conference

Grants

  • 2016 pchcohort - 45 and up primary and community health cohort ; Sax Institute.
  • 2016 45 and up - primary and community health cohort ; Sax Institute.
  • 2013 using the electronic practice based research network (epbrn) to prevent re-admission for type-2 diabetes ; HCF HEALTH AND MEDICAL RESEARCH FOUNDATION.
  • 2012 an ecological study of school transition and the early years of school for aboriginal children in an urban community ; AUSTRALIAN RESEARCH COUNCIL.
  • 2012 investigating best practice primary health care for older australians with diabetes using record linkage. ; Sax Institute.
  • 2012 the 45 and up study data use agreement: the influences of socio-economic factors on the pattern of access of primary health care services. ; Sax Institute.
  • 2012 the gudaga study: describing the health, development, early education, family environment and service context of aboriginal children aged five to nine years in an urban location ; NATIONAL HEALTH & MEDICAL RESEARCH COUNCIL.
  • 2012 Understanding the impact of social, economic and geographic disadvantage on the health of australians in mid - later life: what are the opportunities for prevention? ; University of Sydney.
  • 2010 closing the gap: early childhood sustained home visiting for families of aboriginal infants in an urban community ; NATIONAL HEALTH & MEDICAL RESEARCH COUNCIL.
  • 2010 Gudaga Project: understanding the health, development, and service use of Aboriginal children in an urban environment Comino, E*; Harris, E*; Jackson Pulver, L*; Harris, MF*; Smith, PJ*; Kong, K; Kemp, L*; NATIONAL HEALTH & MEDICAL RESEARCH COUNCIL.
  • 2010 investigating best practice primary care for older australians with diabetes using data linkage ; NATIONAL HEALTH & MEDICAL RESEARCH COUNCIL.
  • 2009 investigating best practice primary care for older australians with diabetes using data linkage ; University of New South Wales.
  • 2009 optimising access to 'best practice' primary health care ; Australian Primary Health Care Research Institute..