Australian Health Review - COVID-19

The Australian Health Review is AHHA's peer-reviewed journal, published six times a year. 

In response to the COVID-19 pandemic and the importance of sharing research, AHHA is providing free access to all research articles related to COVID-19. Links to the articles can be found below. 

You can find the full journal at AHHA members have access to all articles including those available only to subscribers. For member access to the AHR click here or contact us to request a username and password.

Journal Articles:

Is Australia’s Clinician Scientist capacity adequate for addressing the next pandemic?
Diann Eley, Shaun O'Leary, Adrienne Young and Peter Buttrum​​​​​​​
Read it here.

Psychological well-being of Australian hospital clinical staff during the COVID-19 pandemic
Sara Holton, Karen Wynter, Melody Trueman, Suellen Bruce, Susan Sweeney, Shane Crowe, Adrian Dabscheck, Paul Eleftheriou, Sarah Booth, Danielle Hitch, Catherine M. Said, Kimberley J. Haines and Bodil Rasmussen 
Read it here.

Positives to be found in COVID response
Bronwyn Evans 
Read it here.

Provision of a consistent national approach to radiation therapy workforce protection measures in Australia during the COVID-19 pandemic
Min Ky, Tanya Morgan, Alan Malbon, Timothy Bartram, Jillian Cavanagh and Beni Halvorsen
Read it here.

Are pharmacists willing to work in disasters?
Elizabeth M. McCourt, Kaitlyn E. Watson, Judith A. Singleton, Vivienne Tippett and Lisa M. Nissen
Read it here.

Quantitative fit testing with limited supplied of respirator masks in hospital personnel during the COVID-19 pandemic
Shanel Cameron, Winston Cheung, Nigel Cronin, Karina Griffiths, Rhiannon Hunt, Lesley Innes, Mark Kol, Amy Lawrence, Asim Shah, Katina Skylas and Atul Wagh, The Sydney Local Health District Mask Fit Investigations
Read it here.

Documenting COIVD-19 screening before surgery during lockdown (COVID Screen): an audit with routinely collected health data
David Story, Elizabeth Coyle, Abarna Devapalasundaram, Sofia Sidiropoulos, Bobby Ou Yang and Tim Coulson
Read it here.

Governance lessons from COVID-19
Stephen Duckett
Read it here.

Should Australian states and territories have designated COVID hospitals in low community transmission? Case study for Western Australia
Chantal Ferguson, Robert Fletcher, Portia Ho and Elizabeth MacLeod
Read it here.

Telehealth uptake in general practice as a result of the coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic
Centaine L. Snoswell, Liam J. Caffery, Helen M. Haydon, Emma E. Thomas and Anthony C. Smith
Read it here.

General practice’s early response to the COVID-19 pandemic
Michael Wright, Roald Versteeg and Jane Hall
Read it here.

Description of the effect of patient flow, junior doctor supervision and pandemic preparation on the ability of emergency physicians to provide direct patient care
Andy Lim, Namankit Gupta, Alvin Lim, Wei Hong and Katie Walker
Read it here.