General practice nurse engagement in lifestyle risk reduction: A grounded theory study.

  • Bernoth, M. (Examiner)
  • Clarissa Hughes (Examiner)
  • Elizabeth Halcombe (Examiner)

Activity: Supervision/Examination/MentoringInternal HDR Supervision


General practice nurses play a pivotal role in chronic disease and lifestyle risk reduction and are leading Australia’s primary health care, preventive and chronic disease agenda. You are invited to participate in a study that seeks to understand how general practice nurses in rural Australia support patients to make lifestyle changes related to smoking, nutrition, alcohol and physical activity (SNAP).
ExamineeMaksi Morris
Degree of RecognitionNational


  • lifestyle factors
  • general practice nurses
  • health promotion

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Nursing(all)