Rebecca J Bergin

BA&Sc (Hons), PhD, Research Fellow, Cancer Epidemiology Division, Cancer Council Victoria, Melbourne, Vic; Department of General Practice/Centre for Cancer Research, University of Melbourne, Melbourne, Vic

Cancer in general practice research priorities in Australia

This article uses a research prioritisation exercise to identify cancer research priorities in Australian general practice.

Discussions with patients about referral pathways and costs in the diagnosis and treatment of colorectal cancer in Victoria, Australia

This article examines patient experiences of referral pathways to diagnosis and treatment of colorectal cancer and discussions about costs, comparing public, private and mixed healthcare system users.

Effective integration of caregivers and families as part of the care team for people with cancer

The lived experience of caregiving and the burden associated with this role indicates that caregivers are in need of support, yet there are several barriers to integration with the healthcare team.