Professor Fiona Newall is a clinical and research professional, and a leader in the promotion of research and evidence-based practice in nursing. As Director, Nursing Research at the Royal Children’s Hospital, she supports the nursing workforce to engage in evidence-based practice, promotes involvement in research activities to improve patient care and actively contributes to the organisation-wide approach to supporting and promoting inter-disciplinary clinical research.
Professor Newall holds honorary appointments with The University of Melbourne and the Murdoch Childrens Research Institute, and also works as an Anticoagulation Nurse Consultant at RCH. Her ongoing clinical appointment provides a strong foundation upon which Professor Newall can promote the positive integration of clinical practice and research on the RCH campus.
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Medication error trends and effects of person-related, environment-related and communicati..
Cra - Safety And Efficacy Of Warfarin Therapy In Children With Pulmonary Hypertension
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Vaccination in people with disability: a review
Jenny O'Neill, Fiona Newall, Giuliana Antolovich, Sally Lima, Margie Danchin
Journal article | 2019 | Human Vaccines & Immunotherapeutics
People with disabilities are vulnerable to complications from vaccine-preventable diseases, and every effort should be made to ens..
Medication error trends and effects of person-related, environment-related and communication-related factors on medication errors in a paediatric hospital
Elizabeth Manias, Noel Cranswick, Fiona Newall, Ellie Rosenfeld, Carlye Weiner, Allison Williams, Ian CK Wong, Narelle Borrott, Jerry Lai, Sharon Kinney
Journal article | 2019 | Journal of Paediatrics and Child Health
Education needs of nurses in thrombosis and hemostasis: An international, mixed-methods study
Patrice Lazure, James Munn, Sara Labbe, Suzanne Murray, Regina Butler, Kate Khair, Angela Lambing, Maura Malone, Thomas Reiser, Fiona Newall
Journal article | 2019 | Research and Practice in Thrombosis and Haemostasis
American Society of Hematology 2018 Guidelines for management of venous thromboembolism: treatment of pediatric venous thromboembolism
Paul Monagle, Carlos A Cuello, Caitlin Augustine, Mariana Bonduel, Leonardo R Brandao, Tammy Capman, Anthony KC Chan, Sheila Hanson, Christoph Male, Joerg Meerpohl, Fiona Newall, Sarah H O'Brien, Leslie Raffini, Heleen van Ommen, John Wiernikowski, Suzan Williams, Meha Bhatt, John J Riva, Yetiani Roldan, Nicole Schwab, et al.
Journal article | 2018 | Blood Advances
Interdisciplinary medication decision making by pharmacists in pediatric hospital settings: An ethnographic study
Ellie Rosenfeld, Sharon Kinney, Carlye Weiner, Fiona Newall, Allison Williams, Noel Cranswick, Ian Wong, Narelle Borrott, Elizabeth Manias
Journal article | 2018 | Research in Social and Administrative Pharmacy
Anticoagulant prophylaxis and therapy in children: current challenges and emerging issues.
F Newall, B Branchford, C Male
Journal article | 2018 | Journal of Thrombosis and Haemostasis
This review is aimed at describing the unique challenges of anticoagulant prophylaxis and treatment in children, and highlighting ..
Six Weeks Versus 3 Months of Anticoagulant Treatment for Pediatric Central Venous Catheter-related Venous Thromboembolism.
Rowenne Smith, Sophie Jones, Fiona Newall
Journal article | 2017 | Journal of Pediatric Hematology/Oncology
OBJECTIVE: Central venous catheters (CVCs) are the single most important predisposing factor for the development of pediatric veno..
Difficulties with assessment and management of an infant's distress in the postoperative period: Optimising opportunities for interdisciplinary information-sharing
Carlye Weiner, Sueann Penrose, Elizabeth Manias, Noel Cranswick, Ellie Rosenfeld, Fiona Newall, Allison Williams, Narelle Borrott, Sharon Kinney
Journal article | 2016 | SAGE Open Medical Case Reports
Monitoring unfractionated heparin in children: a parallel-cohort randomized controlled trial comparing 2 dose protocols
Andreas Hanslik, Erwin Kitzmueller, Ulrich S Tran, Katharina Thom, Hratsch Karapetian, Nicole Prutsch, Jasmin Voitl, Ina Michel-Behnke, Fiona Newall, Christoph Male
Journal article | 2015 | Blood
The economic costs of routine INR monitoring in infants and children - Examining point-of-care devices used within the home setting compared to traditional anticoagulation clinic monitoring
James R Gaw, Steven Crowley, Paul Monagle, Sophie Jones, Fiona Newall
Journal article | 2013 | Thrombosis Research
Evaluation of a Post-operative Thrombin Inhibitor Replacement Protocol to reduce Haemorrhagic and Thrombotic Complications after Paediatric Liver Transplantation
Winita Hardikar, Ujjal Poddar, Janis Chamberlain, Sharon Teo, Rukhmi Bhat, Bob Jones, Vera Ignjatovic, Janine Campbell, Fiona Newall, Paul Monagle
Journal article | 2010 | Thrombosis Research
Point-of-care monitoring of oral anticoagulation therapy in children Comparison of the CoaguChek XS (R) system with venous INR and venous INR using an International Reference Thromboplastin preparation (rTF/95)
Anthea Greenway, Vera Ignjatovic, Robyn Summerhayes, Fiona Newalll, Janet Burgess, Lydia DeRosa, Paul Monagle
Journal article | 2009 | Thrombosis and Haemostasis
Honours, Awards and Fellowships
Paediatrics Royal Children'S Hospital
Doctor of Philosophy
University of Melbourne
Masters of Nursing
University of Melbourne
Bachelor of Science (Nursing)
Curtin University of Technology
Diploma of Applied Science (Nursing)
Curtin University of Technology