Annette Browne’s Selected Publications

PUBLISHED REFEREED PAPERS (Selected Only):

Lavoie, J., Browne, A.J., Varcoe, C., Wong, S., Fridkin, A., Littlejohn, D., & Tu, D. (2015). Missing pathways to self-governance: Aboriginal health policy in British Columbia. International Indigenous Policy Journal, 6(1). Available here: http://ir.lib.uwo.ca/iipj/vol6/iss1/2

Browne, A.J., Varcoe, C., Wong, S., Smye, V., & Khan, K. (2014). Can ethnicity data collected at an organizational level be useful in addressing health and healthcare inequities? Ethnicity & Health, 19(2), 240-254. http://dx.doi.org/10.1080/13557858.2013.814766

Denison, J., Varcoe, C., & Browne, A. J. (2014). Aboriginal women’s experiences of accessing healthcare when state apprehension of children is being threatened. Journal of Advanced Nursing, 70(5), 1105-1116. doi: 10.1111/jan.12271.

Neuwelt, P. M., Kearns, R. A., & Browne, A. J. (2014). The place of receptionists in access to primary care: Challenges in the space between community and consultation. Social Sciences & Medicine, (In press), 1-9. doi: 10.1016/j.socscimed.2014.10.010.

Wong, S., Browne, A. J., Varcoe, C., Lavoie, J., Smye, V., Fridkin, A., . . . Tu, D. (2014). Development of health equity indicators in primary health care organizations using a modified Delphi. Plos One, 9(12), e114563. doi: 10.1371/journal.pone.0114563

Lavoie, J. Wong, S., Chongo, M., Browne, A.J., MacLeod & Ulrich, C.  (2013). Group medical visits can deliver on patient-centred care objectives: Results from a qualitative study. BMC Health Services Research, 13, 155. doi: 10.1186/1472-6963-13-155

Stansfield, D., & Browne, A.J. (2013). The relevance of Indigenous knowledge for nursing curriculum. International Journal of Nursing Education Scholarship, 10, (1), 1–9. doi: 10.1515/ijnes-2012-0041

de Finney,S., Greaves, L.,  Janyst, P., Hemsing, N., Jategaonkar, N., Browne, A.J., Devries, K., Johnson, K., & Poole, N. (2013). “I had to grow up pretty quickly”. Cultural and gender contexts of Aboriginal girls’ smoking. Pimatisiwin: A Journal of Indigenous and Aboriginal Community Health, 11(2), 151-170.

Tarlier, D., Johnson, J., Browne, A.J., & Sheps, S. (2013). Maternal-infant health outcomes and nursing practice in a remote First Nations community in northern Canada. Canadian Journal of Nursing Research, 45(2), 76-100.

Browne, A.J., Varcoe, C., Wong, S., Smye, V., Lavoie, J., Littlejohn, D., Tu, D. Godwin, O., Krause, M., Khan, K., Fridkin, A., Rodney, P., O’Neil, J, & Lennox, S. (2012). Closing the health equity gap: Evidence-based strategies for primary health care organizations. International Journal for Equity in Health, 11(59), doi: 10.1186/1475-9276-11-59

Hunting, G., & Browne, A.J. (2012). Decolonizing policy discourse: Reframing the ‘problem’ of Fetal Alcohol Spectrum Disorder. Women’s Health & Urban Life: An International and Interdisciplinary Journal, 11(1), 35-53.

Wong, S., Browne, A.J., Varcoe, C., Lavoie, J., Smye, V., et al. (2011). Enhancing measurement of primary health care indicators using an equity lens: an ethnographic study. International Journal for Equity in Health, 10(38). doi:10.1186/1475-9276-10-38

Browne, A.J., Smye, V., Rodney, P., Tang, S. Mussell, B., & O’Neil, J. (2011). Access to primary care from the perspective of Aboriginal patients at an urban emergency department. Qualitative Health Research, 21(3) 333–348. doi:10.1177/1049732310385824

Smye, V., Browne, A.J., & Varcoe, C., &  Josewski, V. (2011). Harm reduction, methadone maintenance treatment and the root causes of health and social inequities: An intersectional lens in the Canadian context. Harm Reduction Journal, 8(17), 1-12. doi: 10.1186/1477-7517-8-17

Tarlier, D., & Browne, A.J. (2011). Implications of remote nursing Certified Practice in British Columbia: Viewing remote nursing and nurse practitioner practice through a critical social justice lens. Canadian Journal of Nursing Research, 43(2), 38–61.

Lavoie, J. M., Forget, E., & Browne, A.J. (2010). Caught at the crossroad: First Nations, health care and the legacy of the Indian Act. Pimatisiwin: A Journal of Indigenous and Aboriginal Community Health, 8(1), 83-100.

Salmon, A., Browne, A.J., & Pederson, A. (2010). “Now we call it research”:  Participatory health research involving marginalized women who use drugs. Nursing Inquiry, 17(4), 336-345. doi: 10.1111/j.1440-1800.2010.00507.x. Review

Anderson, J. M., Browne, A.J., Reimer Kirkham, S., Lynam, M.J., Rodney, P., Varcoe, C., et al. (2010). Uptake of critical knowledge in nursing practice: Lessons learned from a knowledge translation study. Canadian Journal of Nursing Research, 42(3), 106-122.

Browne, A.J., Doane, G., Reimer, J., Macleod, M., & McLellan, E. (2010) Public health nursing practice with ‘high priority’ families: The significance of contextualizing “risk”. Nursing Inquiry, 17(1), 27-38. doi: 10.1111/j.1440-1800.2009.00478.x

McCall, J., Browne, A.J., & Reimer Kirkham, S. (2009). Struggling to survive: The difficult reality of Aboriginal women living with HIV/AIDS in an urban context. Qualitative Health Research, 19, 1769-1782. doi: 10.1177/1049732309353907

Anderson, J.M., Rodney, P., Reimer Kirkham, S., Browne, A.J., Khan, K. B., & Lynam, J. (2009). Inequities in health and healthcare viewed through the ethical lens of critical social justice: Contextual knowledge for the global priorities ahead. Advances in Nursing Science, 32(4), 282-294. doi: 10.1097/ANS.0b013e3181bd6955

Browne, A.J., Varcoe, C., Smye, V., Reimer Kirkham, S., Lynam, J.M., & Wong, S. (2009). Cultural safety and the challenges of translating critically-oriented knowledge in practice. Nursing Philosophy: An International Journal for Health Care Professionals, 10, 167-179. doi: 10.1111/j.1466-769X.2009.00406.x.

Reimer Kirkham, S., Varcoe, C., Browne, A.J., Lynam, J.M., Khan, K.B., & McDonald, H.  (2009). Critical inquiry and knowledge translation: Exploring compatibilities and tensions. Nursing Philosophy: An International Journal for Health Care Professionals, 10, 152-166. doi: 10.1111/j.1466-769X.2009.00405.x.

Doane, G., Browne, A.J., Reimer, J., MacLellan, E., & MacLeod, M. (2009). Enacting nursing obligations: Public health nurses theorizing in practice. Research and Theory for Nursing Practice, 23(2), 88-106.

Varcoe, C., Browne, A.J.. Smye, V., & Wong, S. (2009). Harms and benefits: Collecting ethnicity in a clinical context. Social Science & Medicine, 68, 1659–1666. doi:10.1016/j.socscimed.2009.02.034

Browne, A.J., & Tarlier, D. (2008). Examining the potential of nurse practitioners from a critical social justice perspective. Nursing Inquiry, 15 (2); 83-93. doi: 10.1111/j.1440-1800.2008.00411.x. Review.

Tang, S., & Browne, A.J. (2008). ‘Race’ matters: Racialization and egalitarian discourses involving Aboriginal people in the Canadian health care context. Ethnicity & Health, 13(2), 109-127. doi: 10.1080/13557850701830307.

In Press REFEREED PAPERS:   

Lavoie, J., Browne, A.J., Varcoe, C., Wong, S., Krause, M., Littlejohn, D. & Tu, D. (in press). Shifting stances and missing self-governance: Aboriginal health policy in British Columbia. International Indigenous Policy Journal.

Pauly, B., McCall, J., Browne, A.J., Mollison, A., & Parker, J. (in press). Towards cultural safety: Nurse and patient constructions of illicit substance use in hospitalized settings. Advances in Nursing Science.

Tang, S., Browne, A.J., Mussell, B., Smye, V., & Rodney, P. (in press). ‘Underclassism’ and access to healthcare in urban centres. Sociology of Health & Illness. doi: 10.1111/1467-9566.12236.

PUBLISHED BOOKS: 

Browne, A.J., MacDonald-Jenkins, J., & Luctkar-Flude, M. (Eds.) (2014). Physical examination and health assessment by C. Jarvis (2nd Canadian Edition). Toronto: Elsevier. [Lead Editor: A. Browne].

Browne, A.J., MacDonald-Jenkins, J.,  & Luctkar-Flude, M. ( Eds.) (2009). Physical examination and health assessment by Carolyn Jarvis (1st Canadian Edition). Toronto: Elsevier. [Lead Editor: A. Browne].

PUBLISHED BOOK CHAPTERS:

Browne, A.J., & Reimer Kirkham, S. (2014). Problematizing social justice discourses in nursing. In P. Kagan, M. Smith, & P. Chinn (Eds.), Philosophies and practices of emancipatory nursing: Social justice as praxis (pp. 21-38). New York: Routledge.

Varcoe, C., Browne, A.J., Cender, L. (2014). Promoting social justice and equity by practicing nursing to address structural inequities and structural violence. In P. Kagan, M. Smith, & P. Chinn (Eds.), Philosophies and practices of emancipatory nursing: Social justice as praxis (pp. 266-284). New York: Routledge.

Browne, A.J., & Varcoe, C. (2014). Cultural and social considerations in health assessment (pp. 27-44). In A. J. Browne, J. MacDonald-Jenkins & M. Luctkar-Flude (Eds.), Physical Examination and Health Assessment by C. Jarvis (2nd Canadian Edition). Toronto: Elsevier.

Varcoe, C., Browne, A.J. & Michaelson, L. (2014). Substance use in the context of health assessment (pp. 107-119). In A. J. Browne, J. MacDonald-Jenkins & M. Luctkar-Flude (Eds.), Physical Examination and Health Assessment by C. Jarvis (2nd Canadian Edition). Toronto: Elsevier.

Varcoe, C., & Browne, A.J. (in press). Culture and cultural safety: Beyond cultural inventories. In D. Gregory, Raymond-Seniuk, C., & Patrick, L (Eds). Canadian Fundamentals of  Nursing. Philadelphia: Lippincott Williams & Wilkins. (33 pages) 

Browne, A.J., Varcoe, C., & Fridkin, A. (2011). Addressing trauma, violence and pain: Research on health services for women at the intersections of history and economics. In O. Hankivsky (Ed.), Health Inequities in Canada – Intersectional Frameworks and Practices (pp. 295-311). Vancouver: UBC Press.

Varcoe, C., Browne, A. J., & Anderson, J. (2010). Cultural considerations in health assessment. In T. Stephen, L. Skillen, R. Day & L. Bickley (Eds.), Canadian Bates’ Guide to Physical Examination and History Taking for Nurses (pp. 27-50). Philadelphia: Lippincott, Williams & Wilkins.

Browne, A.J., & Varcoe, C. (2009). Cultural and social considerations in health assessment. In A. J. Browne, J. MacDonald-Jenkins & M. Luctkar-Flude (Eds.), Physical examination and health assessment by C. Jarvis (1st Canadian Edition) (pp. 35-50): Toronto: Elsevier.

RESEARCH REPORTS:

Varcoe, C., Browne, A.J., & Ponic, P. (2013). Promising Theoretical Contributions to the Measurement of Racial Discrimination: Critical Literature Review. Research Report for the Public Health Agency of Canada. Funded by the Public Health Agency of Canada

Smye, V., Browne, A.J. & Josewski, V. (2010). Supporting the mental wellness of First Nations, Inuit and Métis peoples in Canada: Cultural safety – A research discussion paper. A report for the Mood Disorders Society of Canada and the Native Mental Health Association of Canada, Building Cultures II Project, and the Mental Health Commission of Canada. Funded by First Nations and Inuit Health, Health Canada.  [42 pages]

Browne, A.J., McDonald, H., & Elliott, D. (2009). Urban First Nations Health Research Discussion Paper. A Report for The First Nations Centre of the National Aboriginal Health Organization (NAHO).  Ottawa: National Aboriginal Health Organization. [Refereed, 54 pages]. Available at: http://www.naho.ca/firstnations/english/documents/UrbanFirstNationsHealthResearchDiscussionPaper_000.pdf

VANDU Women Care Team [Principal Investigator: Salmon, A., Co-Investigators: A.J. Browne, A. Pederson]. (2009) “Me, I’m living it”: The primary health care experiences of women who use drugs in Vancouver’s Downtown Eastside. Vancouver, BC: British Columbia Centre of Excellence for Women’s Health. Available at: http://www.whri.org/newsandevents/documents/VanduClinic-web.pdf

Fiske, J., & Browne, A.J. (2008). First Nations Women and the Paradox of Health Policy Reform. Vancouver: British Columbia Centre of Excellence for Women’s Health. [Refereed, 48 pages]. Available at:

http://www.bccewh.bc.ca/news-events/documents/Paradoxes_and_Contradictions.pdf[Unknown A5]

ARTICLES IN PROFESSIONAL JOURNALS:

Browne, A. J. (2009). Book review of “Society, culture and health: An introduction to sociology for nurses”. Health Sociology Review, 18(4), 467-469.

Browne, A.J. (2009). Access issues affecting aboriginal people who seek health care services at an emergency department. Visions: BC’s Mental Health and Addictions Journal.  Published by the Canadian Mental Health Association.

Browne, A. J. (2008). Invited book review, “Until our hearts are on the ground”: Aboriginal mothering, oppression, resistance and rebirth. Journal of Comparative Family Studies, 39 (2), 308-309.