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Discipline name D-index D-index (Discipline H-index) only includes papers and citation values for an examined discipline in contrast to General H-index which accounts for publications across all disciplines. Citations Publications World Ranking National Ranking
Social Sciences and Humanities D-index 34 Citations 4,728 163 World Ranking 3316 National Ranking 24

Overview

What is she best known for?

The fields of study she is best known for:

  • Psychiatry
  • Acquired immunodeficiency syndrome
  • Public health

Her main research concerns Psychiatry, Psychological intervention, Environmental health, Suicide prevention and Substance abuse. Bronwyn Myers has researched Psychiatry in several fields, including Public health, Epidemiology and Clinical psychology. Bronwyn Myers interconnects Condom and Developing country in the investigation of issues within Psychological intervention.

Her Environmental health research includes themes of Harm reduction, Sex risk, Health psychology and Health care. Her study looks at the relationship between Suicide prevention and topics such as Injury prevention, which overlap with Human factors and ergonomics. Her research investigates the link between Mental health and topics such as Intervention that cross with problems in Workforce and Randomized controlled trial.

Her most cited work include:

  • HIV prevention, treatment, and care services for people who inject drugs: a systematic review of global, regional, and national coverage. (586 citations)
  • Trends in adolescent alcohol and other drug use: findings from three sentinel sites in South Africa (1997-2001). (123 citations)
  • Alcohol, cannabis, and methamphetamine use and other risk behaviours among Black and Coloured South African women: a small randomized trial in the Western Cape. (85 citations)

What are the main themes of her work throughout her whole career to date?

Bronwyn Myers mainly investigates Psychological intervention, Psychiatry, Environmental health, Intervention and Public health. Her Brief intervention study, which is part of a larger body of work in Psychological intervention, is frequently linked to Suicide prevention, bridging the gap between disciplines. The Substance abuse, Substance abuse treatment and Methamphetamine research Bronwyn Myers does as part of her general Psychiatry study is frequently linked to other disciplines of science, such as Injury prevention, therefore creating a link between diverse domains of science.

Her Environmental health study combines topics from a wide range of disciplines, such as Harm reduction, Disadvantaged and Developing country. Her Intervention research is multidisciplinary, incorporating perspectives in Depression, Randomized controlled trial, Distress and Family medicine. Her work on Health psychology, Biostatistics and Health administration as part of general Public health research is frequently linked to Human factors and ergonomics, bridging the gap between disciplines.

She most often published in these fields:

  • Psychological intervention (59.25%)
  • Psychiatry (53.08%)
  • Environmental health (32.88%)

What were the highlights of her more recent work (between 2019-2021)?

  • Family medicine (26.71%)
  • Psychological intervention (59.25%)
  • Intervention (33.56%)

In recent papers she was focusing on the following fields of study:

Bronwyn Myers spends much of her time researching Family medicine, Psychological intervention, Intervention, Mental health and Public health. Her study in Family medicine is interdisciplinary in nature, drawing from both Global mental health, Clinical trial, Health care and Depression. She works in the field of Psychological intervention, focusing on Brief intervention in particular.

The various areas that she examines in her Intervention study include Mindfulness, Relapse prevention, Randomized controlled trial and Distress. Her Mental health course of study focuses on Behavioral activation and PsycINFO. In the field of Public health, her study on Health psychology and Health informatics overlaps with subjects such as Closing.

Between 2019 and 2021, her most popular works were:

  • A task-sharing intervention for prepartum common mental disorders: Feasibility, acceptability and responses in a South African sample. (7 citations)
  • The impact of alcohol use on tuberculosis treatment outcomes: a systematic review and meta-analysis. (7 citations)
  • Project Khanya: a randomized, hybrid effectiveness-implementation trial of a peer-delivered behavioral intervention for ART adherence and substance use in Cape Town, South Africa. (6 citations)

In her most recent research, the most cited papers focused on:

  • Public health
  • Acquired immunodeficiency syndrome
  • Internal medicine

Bronwyn Myers mainly focuses on Family medicine, Psychological intervention, Public health, Intervention and Adaptation. Her Family medicine research integrates issues from Mental health, Addiction, Addiction treatment and Health policy. Her study in the field of Brief intervention is also linked to topics like Patient Health Questionnaire.

The Public health study combines topics in areas such as Stigma, Global mental health, Public relations and Reproductive health. Her research in Intervention intersects with topics in Workforce and Distress. Her work is dedicated to discovering how Health psychology, Psychiatry are connected with Acquired immunodeficiency syndrome and other disciplines.

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Best Publications

HIV prevention, treatment, and care services for people who inject drugs: a systematic review of global, regional, and national coverage.

Bradley M Mathers;Louisa Degenhardt;Hammad Ali;Lucas Wiessing.
The Lancet (2010)

773 Citations

Trends in adolescent alcohol and other drug use: findings from three sentinel sites in South Africa (1997-2001).

Charles D.H Parry;Bronwyn Myers;Neo K Morojele;Alan J Flisher.
Journal of Adolescence (2004)

197 Citations

Brief school-based interventions and behavioural outcomes for substance-using adolescents.

Tara Carney;Bronwyn J Myers;Johann Louw;Charles I Okwundu.
Cochrane Database of Systematic Reviews (2016)

132 Citations

Alcohol, cannabis, and methamphetamine use and other risk behaviours among Black and Coloured South African women: a small randomized trial in the Western Cape.

Wendee M. Wechsberg;Winnie K. Luseno;Rhonda S. Karg;Siobhan Young.
International Journal of Drug Policy (2008)

119 Citations

Surge in treatment admissions related to methamphetamine use in Cape Town, South Africa: implications for public health.

Andreas Plüddemann;Bronwyn J. Myers;Charles D. H. Parry;Charles D. H. Parry.
Drug and Alcohol Review (2008)

112 Citations

Effectiveness of early interventions for substance-using adolescents: findings from a systematic review and meta-analysis

Tara Carney;Bronwyn Myers;Bronwyn Myers.
Substance Abuse Treatment Prevention and Policy (2012)

111 Citations

Inequitable access to substance abuse treatment services in Cape Town, South Africa

Bronwyn J Myers;Bronwyn J Myers;Johann Louw;Sonja C Pasche.
Substance Abuse Treatment Prevention and Policy (2010)

98 Citations

Review of injection drug use in six African countries: Egypt, Kenya, Mauritius, Nigeria, South Africa and Tanzania

Sarah Dewing;Andreas Plüddemann;Bronwyn J. Myers;Charles D. H. Parry.
Drugs-education Prevention and Policy (2006)

92 Citations

The South African Community Epidemiology Network on Drug Use (SACENDU): description, findings (1997–99) and policy implications

Charles D. H. Parry;Arvin Bhana;Andreas Plüddemann;Bronwyn Myers.
Addiction (2002)

91 Citations

Stigma, treatment beliefs, and substance abuse treatment use in historically disadvantaged communities

B Myers;N Fakier;J Louw.
African Journal of Psychiatry (2009)

87 Citations

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