Publications list for Dr Georgina Luscombe

2013 | 2012 | 2011 | 2010 | 2009 | 2008


  • Clark, T., Freedman, S., Croft, A., Dalton, H., Luscombe, G., Brown, A., Tiller, D., Frommer, M. (2013), Medical graduates becoming rural doctors: rural background versus extended rural placement. The Medical Journal of Australia. 199(11), 779-782. [Abstract]
  • Atkins, J., Naismith, S., Luscombe, G., Hickie, I. (2013), Psychological distress and quality of life in older persons: relative contributions of fixed and modifiable risk factors. BMC Psychiatry. 13, 249. [Abstract]
  • Atkins, J., Naismith, S., Luscombe, G., Hickie, I. (2013), A preliminary study of aged care facility staff indicates limitations in awareness of the link between depression and physical morbidity. BMC Geriatrics. 13, 30. [Abstract]
  • Atkins, J., Naismith, S., Luscombe, G., Hickie, I. (2013), More age-care staff report helping care recipients following a brief depression awareness raising intervention. BMC Nursing. 12(1), 10. [Abstract]


  • Abraham, S., Luscombe, G., Kellow, J. (2012), Pelvic floor dysfunction predicts abdominal bloating and distension in eating disorder patients. Scandinavian Journal of Gastroenterology. 47(6), 625-631. [Abstract]
  • Bateson, D., Weisberg, E., McCaffery, K., Luscombe, G. (2012), When online becomes offline: attitudes to safer sex practices in older and younger women using an Australian internet dating service. Sexual Health. 9(2), 152-159. [Abstract]
  • Jeon, Y., Luscombe, G., Chenoweth, L., Stein-Parbury, J., Brodaty, H., King, M., Haas, M. (2012), Staff outcomes from the Caring for Aged Dementia Care REsident Study (CADRES): A cluster randomised trial. International Journal of Nursing Studies. 49(5), 508-518. [Abstract]
  • Stein-Parbury, J., Gallagher, R., Chenoweth, L., Luscombe, G. (2012), Factors associated with good self-management in older adults with a schizophrenic disorder compared with older adults with physical illnesses. Journal of psychiatric and mental health nursing. 19(2), 146-153. [Abstract]


  • Chenoweth, L., King, M., Luscombe, G., Forbes, I., Jeon, Y., Parbury, J., Brodaty, H., Fleming, R., Haas, M. (2011), Study Protocol of a Randomised Controlled Group Trial of Client and Care Outcomes in the Residential Dementia Care Setting. Worldviews on evidence-based nursing / Sigma Theta Tau International, Honor Society of Nursing. 8(3), 153-65. [Abstract]
  • Rong, Y., Glozier, N., Luscombe, G., Davenport, T., Huang, Y., Hickie, I. (2011), Improving Knowledge and Attitudes towards Depression: a controlled trial among Chinese medical students. BMC Psychiatry. 11, 36. [Abstract]
  • Khong, S., Bignardi, T., Luscombe, G., Lam, A. (2011), Is Pouch of Douglas Obliteration a Marker of Bowel Endometriosis?. Journal of Minimally Invasive Gynecology. 18(3), 333-337. [Abstract]


  • Khong, S., Lam, A., Luscombe, G. (2010), Is the 30-item Endometriosis Health Profile (EHP-30) suitable as a self-report health status instrument for clinical trials?. Fertility and sterility. 94(5), 1928-1932. [Abstract]
  • Hickie, I., Davenport, T., Luscombe, G., Moore, M., Griffiths, K., Christensen, H. (2010), Practitioner-supported delivery of internet-based cognitive behaviour therapy: evaluation of the feasibility of conducting a cluster randomised trial. The Medical Journal of Australia. 192(11 Suppl), S31-S35. [Abstract]
  • Hale, G., Manconi, F., Luscombe, G., Fraser, I. (2010), Quantitative measurements of menstrual blood loss in ovulatory and anovulatory cycles in middle- and late-reproductive age and the menopausal transition. Obstetrics and Gynecology. 115(2 Pt 1), 249-256. [Abstract]
  • Ganewatta, S., Berbic, M., Luscombe, G., Markham, R., Fraser, I. (2010), The Characteristic Expression of CD3+ T cells, CD8+ T Cells and CD57+ NK Cells in Distinct Zones of Peritoneal Endometriotic Lesions. Journal of Endometriosis. 2(4), 189-196.


  • Al-Jefout, M., Dezarnaulds, G., Cooper, M., Tokushige, N., Luscombe, G., Markham, R., Fraser, I. (2009), Diagnosis of endometriosis by detection of nerve fibres in an endometrial biopsy: a double blind study. Human Reproduction. 24(12), 3019-3024. [Abstract]
  • Luscombe, G., Markham, R., Judio, M., Grigoriu, A., Fraser, I. (2009), Abdominal Bloating: An Under-recognized Endometriosis Symptom. Journal of Obstetrics and Gynaecology Canada. 31(12), 1159-1171. [Abstract]
  • Al-Jefout, M., Black, K., Schulke, L., Berbic, M., Luscombe, G., Tokushige, N., Markham, R., Fraser, I. (2009), Novel finding of high density of activated mast cells in endometrial polyps. Fertility and sterility. 92(0), 1104-6. [Abstract]
  • Rong, Y., Luscombe, G., Davenport, T., Huang, Y., Glozier, N., Hickie, I. (2009), Recognition and treatment of depression : A comparison of Australian and Chinese medical students. Social psychiatry and psychiatric epidemiology. 44(0), 636-42. [Abstract]
  • Abraham, S., Boyd, C., Lal, M., Luscombe, G., Taylor, A. (2009), Time since menarche, weight gain and body image awareness among adolescent girls: onset of eating disorders?. Journal of Psychosomatic Obstetrics and Gynecology. 30(2), 89-94. [Abstract]
  • Chenoweth, L., King, M., Jeon, Y., Brodaty, H., Stein-Parbury, J., Norman, R., Haas, M., Luscombe, G. (2009), Caring for Aged Dementia Care Resident Study (CADRES) of person-centred care, dementia-care mapping, and usual care in dementia: a cluster-randomised trial. Lancet Neurology. 8(4), 317-325. [Abstract]


  • Hart, S., Abraham, S., Luscombe, G., Russell, J. (2008), Eating disorder management in hospital patients: Current practice among dietitians in Australia. Nutrition & Dietetics. 65(1), 16-22. [Abstract]