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Dr Dawn Miller

PositionSenior Lecturer
DepartmentDepartment of Women's and Children's Health (DSM)
QualificationsMB ChB(Otago) MRNZCGP PGDipGP
Research summaryWomen's health

Research

I am involved in a broad range of teaching and research on Women's Health. My special interests are contraception, menopause, breast screening, violence and abuse, and workforce issues. I have worked in both General Practice and Family Planning for many years.

Publications

Kannan, P., Chapple, C. M., Miller, D., Claydon-Mueller, L., & Baxter, G. D. (2019). Effectiveness of a treadmill-based aerobic exercise intervention on pain, daily functioning, and quality of life in women with primary dysmenorrhea: A randomized controlled trial. Contemporary Clinical Trials, 81, 80-86. doi: 10.1016/j.cct.2019.05.004

Mason, Z., Jaye, C., & Miller, D. (2017). General practitioners providing obstetric care in New Zealand: What differentiates GPs who continue to deliver babies? Journal of Primary Health Care, 9(1), 9-15. doi: 10.1071/HC16046

Miller, D. (2016). Equity in sexual and reproductive health: An ongoing challenge. Journal of Primary Health Care, 8(1), 3-4. doi: 10.1071/HCv8n1_ED2

Preston, H., Jaye, C., & Miller, D. L. (2015). General practice registrars' views on maternity care in general practice in New Zealand. Journal of Primary Health Care, 7(4), 316-323.

Kannan, P., Claydon, L. S., Miller, D., & Chapple, C. M. (2015). Vigorous exercises in the management of primary dysmenorrhea: A feasibility study. Disability & Rehabilitation, 37(15), 1334-1339. doi: 10.3109/09638288.2014.962108

Chapter in Book - Other

Miller, D., Taft, A., & Hegarty, K. (2005). Violence against women and girls. In M. Finn, L. Bowyer, S. Carr, V. O'Connor & B. Vollenhoven (Eds.), Women's health: A core curriculum. (pp. 280-281). Marrickville, NSW, Australia: Elsevier Australia.

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Journal - Research Article

Kannan, P., Chapple, C. M., Miller, D., Claydon-Mueller, L., & Baxter, G. D. (2019). Effectiveness of a treadmill-based aerobic exercise intervention on pain, daily functioning, and quality of life in women with primary dysmenorrhea: A randomized controlled trial. Contemporary Clinical Trials, 81, 80-86. doi: 10.1016/j.cct.2019.05.004

Mason, Z., Jaye, C., & Miller, D. (2017). General practitioners providing obstetric care in New Zealand: What differentiates GPs who continue to deliver babies? Journal of Primary Health Care, 9(1), 9-15. doi: 10.1071/HC16046

Preston, H., Jaye, C., & Miller, D. L. (2015). General practice registrars' views on maternity care in general practice in New Zealand. Journal of Primary Health Care, 7(4), 316-323.

Kannan, P., Claydon, L. S., Miller, D., & Chapple, C. M. (2015). Vigorous exercises in the management of primary dysmenorrhea: A feasibility study. Disability & Rehabilitation, 37(15), 1334-1339. doi: 10.3109/09638288.2014.962108

Miller, D. L., Mason, Z., & Jaye, C. (2013). GP obstetricians' views of the model of maternity care in New Zealand. Australian & New Zealand Journal of Obstetrics & Gynaecology, 53(1), 21-25. doi: 10.1111/ajo.12037

Jaye, C., Mason, Z., & Miller, D. (2013). “Tossing out the baby with the bath water”: New Zealand general practitioners on maternity care. Medical Anthropology, 32(5), 448-466. doi: 10.1080/01459740.2012.724742

Preston, H., & Miller, D. (2012). Final-year medical students' perceptions of maternity care in general practice. New Zealand Medical Journal, 125(1352). Retrieved from http://www.nzma.org.nz/journal

Paterson, H., Miller, D., & Devenish, C. (2009). A survey of New Zealand RANZCOG Fellows on their use of the levonorgestrel intrauterine device in adolescents. Australian & New Zealand Journal of Obstetrics & Gynaecology, 49(2), 220-225. doi: 10.1111/j.1479-828x.2009.00973.x

Lauti, M., & Miller, D. (2008). Midwives' and obstetricians' perception of their role in the identification and management of family violence. New Zealand College of Midwives Journal, 38, 12-16.

Miller, D., Livingstone, V., & Herbison, P. (2008). Interventions for relieving the pain and discomfort of screening mammography (Review). Cochrane Database of Systematic Reviews, 1, CD002942. doi: 10.1002/14651858.CD002942.pub2

Miller, D. (2008). Assessment and management of miscarriage. New Zealand Family Physician, 35(3), 202-206.

Miller, D., Roberts, H., & Wilson, D. (2008). Future practice of graduates of the New Zealand Diploma of Obstetrics and Gynaecology or Certificate in Women's Health. New Zealand Medical Journal, 121(1282). Retrieved from http://journal.nzma.org.nz/journal/121-1282/3261/content.pdf

Paterson, H., Clifton, J., Miller, D., Ashton, J., & Harrison-Woolrych, M. (2007). Hair loss with use of the levonorgestrel intrauterine device. Contraception, 76, 306-309.

Miller, D., & Jaye, C. (2007). GPs' perception of their role in the identification and management of family violence. Family Practice, 24(2), 95-101.

Miller, D., Thow, N., Hall, J., & Martin, I. (2005). Documentation of family violence in New Zealand general practice. New Zealand Medical Journal, 118(1212). Retrieved from http://journal.nzma.org.nz/journal/118-1212/1382/content.pdf

Miller, D. L., Martin, I. R., & Herbison, G. P. (2002). Interventions for relieving the pain and discomfort of screening mammography (Review). Cochrane Database of Systematic Reviews, 1(3).

Miller, D. L., McNoe, B. M., Elwood, J. M., & Doyle, C. A. (1998). The general practioner's role in breast cancer screening: a survey in Otago-Southland. New Zealand Medical Journal, 111, 24-28.

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Journal - Research Other

Miller, D. (2016). Equity in sexual and reproductive health: An ongoing challenge. Journal of Primary Health Care, 8(1), 3-4. doi: 10.1071/HCv8n1_ED2

Kannan, P., Chapple, C. M., Miller, D., Claydon, L. S., & Baxter, G. D. (2015). Menstrual pain and quality of life in women with primary dysmenorrhea: Rationale, design, and interventions of a randomized controlled trial of effects of a treadmill-based exercise intervention. Contemporary Clinical Trials, 42, 81-89. doi: 10.1016/j.cct.2015.03.010

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