Publications list for Associate Professor Kirsten Black

2013 | 2012 | 2011 | 2010 | 2009 | 2008


  • Black, K., Bateson, D., Harvey, C. (2013), Australian women need increased access to long-acting reversible contraception. The Medical Journal of Australia. 199(5), 317-318. [Abstract]
  • El-Hamarneh, T., Hey-Cunningham, A., Berbic, M., Al-Jefout, M., Fraser, I., Black, K. (2013), Cellular immune environment in endometrial polyps. Fertility and Sterility. 100(5), 1364-1372. [Abstract]
  • Black, K., Lotke, P., Lira, J., Peers, T., Zite, N. (2013), Global survey of healthcare practitioners' beliefs and practices around intrauterine contraceptive method use in nulliparous women. Contraception. 88(5), 650-656. [Abstract]
  • Berbic, M., Ng, C., Black, K., Markham, R., Russell, P., Basten, A., Fraser, I., Hey-Cunningham, A. (2013), A Novel Pilot Study of Endometrial Stromal Cells and Immune Cell Populations in Sentinel Uterine-Draining Lymph Nodes During the Menstrual Cycle and in Endometriosis. Reproductive Sciences. 20(11), 1339-1348. [Abstract]
  • Mwalwanda, C., Black, K. (2013), Immediate post-partum initiation of intrauterine contraception and implants: A review of the safety and guidelines for use. The Australian & New Zealand Journal of Obstetrics & Gynaecology. 53(4), 331-337. [Abstract]
  • de Costa, C., Douglas, H., Black, K. (2013), Making it legal: abortion providers' knowledge and use of abortion law in New South Wales and Queensland. The Australian & New Zealand Journal of Obstetrics & Gynaecology. 53(2), 184-189. [Abstract]
  • Douglas, H., Black, K., de Costa, C. (2013), Manufacturing mental illness (and lawful abortion): doctors' attitudes to abortion law and practice in new South Wales and Queensland. Journal of Law and Medicine. 20(3), 560-576. [Abstract]
  • Wattimena, J., Pelosi, M., Cheney, K., Green, T., Black, K. (2013), Factors affecting length of stay for women presenting with early pregnancy complications to a public hospital emergency department. Emergency Medicine Australasia. 25(1), 22-27. [Abstract]
  • Burgess, A., Roberts, C., Black, K., Mellis, C. (2013), Senior medical student perceived ability and experience in giving peer feedback in formative long case examinations. BMC Medical Education. 13, 79. [Abstract]
  • Rassi, A., Wattimena, J., Black, K. (2013), Pregnancy Intention in an Urban Australian Antenatal Population. Australian and New Zealand Journal of Public Health. 37(6), 568-573.
  • Richards, A., Black, K., Pather, S. (2013), Persistent molar pregnancy in an ectopic tubal pregnancy treated with laparoscopic surgery: A case report. International Journal of Case Reports and Images. 4(4), 220-223.


  • Harvey, C., Bateson, D., Wattimena, J., Black, K. (2012), Ease of intrauterine contraceptive device insertion in family planning settings. Australian and New Zealand Journal of Obstetrics and Gynaecology. 52(6), 534-539. [Abstract]
  • Burgess, A., Black, K., Chapman, R., Clark, T., Roberts, C., Mellis, C. (2012), Teaching skills for students: our future educators. The Clinical Teacher. 9(5), 312-316. [Abstract]
  • Black, K., Fraser, I. (2012), The burden of health associated with benign gynecological disorders in low-resource settings. International journal of Gynaecology and Obstetrics. 119(Suppl 1), S72-S75. [Abstract]
  • Lee, Y., Roberts, C., Dobbins, T., Stavrou, E., Black, K., Morris, J., Young, J. (2012), Incidence and outcomes of pregnancy-associated cancer in Australia, 1994-2008: a population-based linkage study. BJOG. 119(13), 1572-1582. [Abstract]
  • Black, K., Lotke, P., Buhling, K., Zite, N. (2012), A review of barriers and myths preventing the more widespread use of intrauterine contraception in nulliparous women. The European Journal of Contraception & Reproductive Health Care. 17(5), 340-350. [Abstract]
  • Black, K., Haber, P., Lintzeris, N. (2012), Offering incentives to drug-using women to take up contraception: The ethical and clinical issues. Addiction. , 1361-1362. [Abstract]
  • Black, K., Stephens, C., Haber, P., Lintzeris, N. (2012), Unplanned pregnancy and contraceptive use in women attending drug treatment services. The Australian & New Zealand Journal of Obstetrics & Gynaecology. 52(2), 146-150. [Abstract]
  • Black, K., Fraser, I. (2012), Medical management of endometriosis. Australian Prescriber. 35(4), 114-117.
  • Chapman-Konarska, R., Mellis, C., Burgess, A., Black, K. (2012), Teaching professionalism in the medical program. International Journal of Clinical Skills. 6(1), 3-6.


  • Bateson, D., Harvey, C., Williams, J., Black, K. (2011), Intrauterine contraception: why are so few Australian women using this effective method?. Medical Journal of Australia. , 324. [Abstract]
  • Black, K., Kubba, A. (2011), Non-hormonal contraception. Obstetrics, Gynaecology and Reproductive Medicine. 21(4), 103-106.
  • Burgess, A., Black, K. (2011), Factors motivating Clinical Training Associates (CTAs) to work with medical students. International Journal of Clinical Skills. 5, 39-41.


  • Tokushige, N., Russell, P., Black, K., Barrera, H., Dubinovsky, S., Markham, R., Fraser, I. (2010), Nerve fibers in ovarian endometriomas. Fertility and sterility. 94(5), 1944-7. [Abstract]
  • Black, K., Gupta, S., Rassi, A., Kubba, A. (2010), Why do women experience untimed pregnancies? A review of contraceptive failure rates. Best practice & research. Clinical obstetrics & gynaecology. 24(4), 443-55. [Abstract]
  • Black, K., Sakhaei, T., Garland, S. (2010), A study investigating obstetricians' and gynaecologists' management of women requesting an intrauterine device. Australian and New Zealand Journal of Obstetrics and Gynaecology. 50(2), 184-188. [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]
  • Black, K. (2009), Developments and challenges in emergency contraception. Best Practice & Research: Clinical Obstetrics & Gynaecology. 23(2), 221-231. [Abstract]


  • Black, K., Mercer, C., Kubba, A., Wellings, K. (2008), Provision of emergency contraception: a pilot study comparing access through pharmacies and clinical settings. Contraception. 77(3), 181-185. [Abstract]
  • Black, K., Kubba, A. (2008), Non-oral contraception. Obstetrics, Gynaecology and Reproductive Medicine. 18(12), 324-329.