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Research Output 1978 2020

Article
68 Citations (Scopus)

A systematic review of instruments related to family caregivers of palliative care patients

Hudson, P., Trauer, T., Graham, S., Grande, G., Ewing, G., Payne, S., Stajduhar, K. & Thomas, K., Oct 2010, In : Palliative Medicine. 24, 7, p. 656-668 13 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Palliative Care
Caregivers
Psychometrics
Bereavement
Longitudinal Studies
15 Citations (Scopus)

A systematic review of midwife led interventions to address post traumatic stress syndrome

Borg-Cunen, N., McNeill, J. & Murray, K., Feb 2014, In : Midwifery: an international journal. 30, 2, p. 170-184

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Midwifery
Post-Traumatic Stress Disorders
Parturition
Infant Care
Controlled Clinical Trials
108 Citations (Scopus)

A systematic review of psychosocial interventions for family carers of palliative care patients

Hudson, P., Remedios, C. & Thomas, K., 2010, In : BMC palliative care. 9:17, 17.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

39 Citations (Scopus)

A systematic review of systematic reviews to improve maternal mental health and well-being

Alderdice, F., McNeill, J. & Lynn, F., Apr 2013, In : Midwifery. 29, 4, p. 389–399 11 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Midwifery
Mental Health
Postpartum Depression
Databases
Maternal Health
9 Citations (Scopus)

A systematic review of the impact of foreign postings on accompanying spouses of military personnel

Carter (nee Blakely), G., Hennessy, C., Chung, M. C. & Skirton, H., 2012, In : Nursing and Health Sciences. 14, 1, p. 121-132

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

4 Citations (Scopus)
290 Downloads (Pure)
Open Access
File
Blended Learning
health professionals
Teaching
learning
student
14 Citations (Scopus)
Teaching
Education
Qualitative Research
MEDLINE
Workplace
23 Citations (Scopus)

A system lifeworld perspective on dying in long term care settings for older people: Contested states in contested places

Froggatt, K., Hockley, J., Parker, D. & Brazil, K., 01 Jan 2011, In : Health and Place. 17, 1, p. 263-268 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Long-Term Care
dying
Life Change Events
Home Care Services
communicative action

A Tariff System For Nervous Shock: Introducing The Total Impact Score

Curran, P., Miller, P., Stevenson, M., O'Neill, F., Hamilton, S. & McGowan, I., 2004, In : Irish Journal of Psychological Medicine. 21, 2, p. 49-53 5 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

21 Citations (Scopus)

A telephone survey of medical patients 1 week after discharge from hospital

BOWMAN, GERALD. S., HOWDEN, JANE., ALLEN, SUSAN., WEBSTER, ROSEMARY. A. & Thompson, D. R., 01 Jan 1994, In : Journal of Clinical Nursing. 3, 6, p. 369-373 5 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
Telephone
Patient Discharge
Social Problems
Physiologic Monitoring
Length of Stay
2 Citations (Scopus)

A trial of povidone-iodine antiseptic solution for the prevention of cannula-related thrombophlebitis

Thompson, D. R., Jowett, N. I., Folwell, A. M. & Sutton, T. W., 01 Jan 1989, In : Journal of Intravenous Nursing. 12, 2, p. 99-102 4 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Povidone-Iodine
Thrombophlebitis
Local Anti-Infective Agents
Incidence
Control Groups
6 Citations (Scopus)

A trial of povidone-iodine ointment for the prevention of cannula thrombophlebitis

Thompson, D. R., Jones, G. R. & Sutton, T. W., Sep 1983, In : The Journal of hospital infection. 4, 3, p. 285-9 5 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Povidone-Iodine
Thrombophlebitis
Ointments
Incidence
Cannula
2 Citations (Scopus)

At the heart of caring.

Thompson, D. R., 09 May 1990, In : Nursing times. 86, 19, p. 70-71 2 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

13 Citations (Scopus)

Attitudes of children towards peers with acquired brain injury (ABI).

Crothers, I. R., Linden, M. & Kennedy, N., Jan 2007, In : Brain Injury. 21 (1), 1, p. 47-52 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Brain Injuries
Research
15 Citations (Scopus)

Attitudes of nurses towards family involvement in the care for patients with cardiovascular diseases

Luttik, M., Goossens, E., Ågren, S., Jaarsma, T., Mårtensson, J., Thompson, D. R., Moons, P., Strömberg, A. & Undertaking Nursing Interventions Throughout Europe (UNITE) research group, 28 Jul 2016, In : European Journal of Cardiovascular Nursing. 16, 4, p. 299-308

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Patient Care
Cardiovascular Diseases
Nurses
Belgium
Norway
41 Citations (Scopus)

Attitudes of qualified versus student mental health nurses towards an individual diagnosed with schizophrenia

Linden, M. & Kavanagh, R., 2012, In : Journal of Advanced Nursing. 68, 6, p. 1359-1369

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Schizophrenia
Mental Health
Nurses
Students
Interpersonal Relations
10 Citations (Scopus)

Attitudes toward clinical guidelines among obstetricians in Northern Ireland.

Dye, T., Alderdice, F. & Jamison, J., 2000, In : BJOG: An International Journal of Obstetrics and Gynaecology. 107(1), 1, p. 101-107 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

14 Citations (Scopus)

Attitudes towards behavioural versus organic acquisition of brain injury

Redpath, S. J. & Linden, M., Sep 2004, In : Brain Injury. 18 (9), 9, p. 861-869 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

13 Citations (Scopus)

Attributions and misconceptions in angina: An exploratory study

Furze, G., Lewin, R. J. P., Roebuck, A., Thompson, D. R. & Bull, P., 01 Jan 2001, In : Journal of Health Psychology. 6, 5, p. 501-510 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
Myocardial Infarction
Life Change Events
Quality of Life
Interviews
Population
27 Citations (Scopus)
154 Downloads (Pure)
Open Access
File
Weaning
Artificial Respiration
Critical Illness
Intensive Care Units
Length of Stay
32 Citations (Scopus)

A validation study of the Cardiac Depression Scale (CDS) in a UK population

Birks, Y., Roebuck, A. & Thompson, D. R., 01 Feb 2004, In : British Journal of Health Psychology. 9, 1, p. 15-24 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
Validation Studies
Depression
Hospital Inventories
Population
Anxiety

Awareness, Understanding and Treatment Practices when Managing Cachexia in End-Stage Kidney Disease

McKeaveney, C., Noble, H., de Barbieri, I., Strini, V., Maxwell, A. P. & Reid, J., 22 Oct 2019, In : Journal of Renal Care. 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Cachexia
Chronic Kidney Failure
Kidney
Delivery of Health Care
Therapeutics
192 Downloads (Pure)
Open Access
File
4 Citations (Scopus)
Health Services Research
Delivery of Health Care
Nursing
Northern Ireland
Nursing Education
2 Citations (Scopus)

Bacterial contamination of oral sucrose solutions

Harrison, D., Daley, A., Rautenbacher, K., Loughnan, P., Manias, E. & Johnston, L., Mar 2007, In : Archives of Disease of Childhood (Fetal and Neonatal Edition). 92(2), 2, p. F155-F155 1 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Barriers and Facilitators to Providing Palliative Care in Rural Communities: A Nursing Perspective

Kaasalainen, S., Brazil, K., Williams, A., Wilson, D., Willison, K., Marshall, D. & Taniguchi, A., 2012, In : Journal of Rural and Community Development. 7, 4, p. 4-19

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Rural Population
Palliative Care
Nursing
Quality of Health Care
Nurses
242 Downloads (Pure)

Barriers between offenders and primary health care after release from prison: A case study

Carswell, C., Noble, H. & Farrow, D., 04 Sep 2017, In : Practice Nursing. 28, 9, p. 386-389

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
File
Prisoners
Prisons
Primary Health Care
Continuity of Patient Care
Patient Transfer

Barriers to, and facilitators of, research utilisation: a survey of Hong Kong registered nurses

Thompson, D. R., Chau, J. P. C. & Lopez, V., Jun 2006, In : International Journal of Evidence Based Healthcare. 4, 2, p. 77-82 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
Hong Kong
Nurses
Research
Surveys and Questionnaires
Nursing
12 Citations (Scopus)

Barriers to ESC guideline implementation results of a survey from the European Council on Cardiovascular Nursing and Allied Professions (CCNAP)

McKee, G., Kerins, M., Hamilton, G., Hansen, T., Hendriks, J., Kletsiou, E., Lambrinou, E., Jennings, C. & Fitzsimons, D., 01 Dec 2017, In : European Journal of Cardiovascular Nursing. 16, 8, p. 678-686

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Cardiovascular Nursing
Cardiology
Guidelines
Nurses
Workload
150 Citations (Scopus)

Barriers to Goals of Care Discussions With Seriously Ill Hospitalized Patients and Their Families: A Multicenter Survey of Clinicians

You, J. J., Downar, J., Fowler, R. A., Lamontagne, F., Ma, I. W. Y., Jayaraman, D., Kryworuchko, J., Strachan, P. H., Ilan, R., Nijjar, A. P., Neary, J., Shik, J., Brazil, K., Patel, A., Wiebe, K., Albert, M., Palepu, A., Nouvet, E., des Ordons, A. R., Sharma, N. & 5 others, Abdul-Razzak, A., Jiang, X., Day, A., Heyland, D. K. & for the Canadian Researchers at the End of Life Network (CARENET), 01 Apr 2015, In : JAMA internal medicine. 175, 4, p. 549-556 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Patient Care Planning
Nurses
Decision Making
Surveys and Questionnaires
Communication
32 Citations (Scopus)

Barriers to providing palliative care in long-term care facilities

Brazil, K., Krueger, P., Taniguchi, A., Bédard, M., Justice, C., Kelley, M. L. & McAiney, C., 01 Jan 2006, In : Canadian Family Physician. 52, 4, p. 472-473 2 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Long-Term Care
Palliative Care
Physician Executives
Continuing Medical Education
Ontario
1 Citation (Scopus)

Basic life support-The forgotten skills?

Jowettand, N. I. & Thompson, D. R., 01 Jan 1988, In : Intensive Care Nursing. 4, 1, p. 9-17 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
Resuscitation
Teaching
Advanced Cardiac Life Support
Medical Staff
American Medical Association
208 Citations (Scopus)

Bedside application of the Neonatal Facial Coding System in pain assessment of premature neonates

Grunau, R. E., Oberlander, T., Holsti, L. & Whitfield, M. F., 1998, In : Pain. 76, 3, p. 277-86 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Pain Measurement
Heart Rate
Newborn Infant
Heel
Computer Systems
33 Citations (Scopus)

Bedside assessment of heel lance pain in the hospitalized infant

Harrison, D., Johnston, L., Loughnan, P. & Evans, C., Sep 2002, In : Journal of Obstetric, Gynaecologic and Neonatal Nursing. 31(5), 5, p. 411-417 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

BeGuideWell: A prospective cross-sectional study analysing the awareness and opinions of nursing students in Poland on the usefulness of European Society of Cardiology guidelines in post-graduate education programme

Uchmanowicz, I., Wleklik, M., Hill, L., Lisiak, M., Chudiak, A., Lomper, K., Lambrinou, E., Jennings, C. & Fitzsimons, D., 01 Oct 2019, In : European Journal of Cardiovascular Nursing. 18, 7, p. 601-610 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Graduate Education
Nursing Students
Poland
Cross-Sectional Studies
Guidelines
99 Citations (Scopus)

Behavior, pain perception, and the extremely low-birth weight survivor

Whitfield, M. F. & Grunau, R. E., 2000, In : Clinics in Perinatology. 27, 2, p. 363-79 17 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Pain Perception
Low Birth Weight Infant
Pain
Morphine
Newborn Infant
61 Citations (Scopus)

Behavioral responses to pain are heightened after clustered care in preterm infants born between 30 and 32 weeks gestational age

Holsti, L., Grunau, R. E., Whifield, M. F., Oberlander, T. F. & Lindh, V., 2006, In : The Clinical journal of pain. 22, 9, p. 757-64 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Premature Infants
Gestational Age
Pain
Nursing
3 Citations (Scopus)

Behavior problems in children requiring inpatient rehabilitation treatment for asthma

Furrow, D., Hambley, J. & Brazil, K., 01 Jan 1989, In : Journal of Asthma. 26, 2, p. 123-132 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Inpatients
Rehabilitation
Asthma
Checklist
Child Behavior
6 Citations (Scopus)
164 Downloads (Pure)

Behavioural outcomes at 3 years of age among late preterm infants admitted to neonatal intensive care: a cohort study

Boylan, J., Alderdice, F. A., McGowan, J. E., Craig, S., Perra, O. & Jenkins, J., Sep 2014, In : Archives of Disease in Childhood - Fetal and Neonatal Edition. 99, 5, p. 359-365

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
File
Neonatal Intensive Care
Premature Infants
Cohort Studies
Child Behavior
Checklist
100 Downloads (Pure)
Open Access
File
Mentors
Education
Mentoring

Belfast to Ethiopia - a new challenge for midwives

Stronge, S., 01 Mar 2012, In : Essentially MIDIRS.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

6 Citations (Scopus)
182 Downloads (Pure)

Benefits and resource implications of family meetings for hospitalized palliative care patients: research protocol.

Hudson, P. L., Girgis, A., Mitchell, G. K., Philip, J., Parker, D., David, C., Liew, D., Thomas, K., Le, B., Moran, J. & Brand, C., 10 Dec 2015, In : BMC palliative care. 17, 9 p., 73.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
File
Palliative Care
Research
Caregivers
Psychology
Health
12 Citations (Scopus)

Bereavement Adjustment and Support among Caregivers

Brazil, K., Bédard, M. & Willison, K., 01 Sep 2003, In : Journal of Mental Health and Aging. 9, 3, p. 193-204 12 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Social Adjustment
Bereavement
Caregivers
Health Status
Mental Health
5 Citations (Scopus)
348 Downloads (Pure)

Bereavement support standards and bereavement care pathway for quality palliative care provision

Hudson, P., Hall, C., Boughey, A. & Roulston, A., 13 Jul 2017, In : Palliative and Supportive Care.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
File
Hospice Care
Bereavement
Quality of Health Care
Palliative Care
Caregivers
113 Citations (Scopus)

Beyond the BARRIERS Scale. Commonly reported barriers to research use

Hutchinson, A. & Johnston, L., Apr 2006, In : Journal of Nursing Administration. 36(4), 4, p. 189-199 11 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

28 Citations (Scopus)
4893 Downloads (Pure)

Bias in research

Smith, J. & Noble, H., Oct 2014, In : Evidence-Based Nursing. 17, 4, p. 100-101

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
File
Evidence-Based Nursing
Nursing Theory
Patient Participation
Nursing Care
Nursing
115 Citations (Scopus)

Biobehavioral pain responses in former extremely low birth weight infants at four months' corrected age

Oberlander, T. F., Grunau, R. E., Whitfield, M. F., Fitzgerald, C., Pitfield, S. & Saul, J. P., 2000, In : Pediatrics. 105, 1, p. e6

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Extremely Low Birth Weight Infant
Acute Pain
Pain
21 Citations (Scopus)

Biobehavioural reactivity to pain in preterm infants: a marker of neuromotor development

Grunau, R. E., Whitfield, M. F., Fay, T., Holsti, L., Oberlander, T. & Rogers, M. L., 2006, In : Developmental Medicine and Child Neurology. 48, 6, p. 471-6 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Premature Infants
Neonatal Intensive Care
Pain
Acute Pain
13 Citations (Scopus)
255 Downloads (Pure)

Biocompatibility of Calcium Phosphate Bone Cement with Optimised Mechanical Properties

Palmer, I., Nelson, J., Schatton, W., Dunne, N. J., Buchanan, F. & Clarke, S. A., 2015, In : Journal of Biomedical Materials Research - Part B: Applied Biomaterials. p. 1-8 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
File
Bone cement
Bone Cements
Calcium phosphate
Biocompatibility
Collagen