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Accepting PhD Students

PhD projects

I welcome expressions of interest to undertake a PhD from candidates with a healthcare background. My fields of interest are: critical care, particularly in the area of mechanical ventilation and delirium; intensive care survivorship; translating evidence into practice; and clinical trial core outcome set development.

1992 …2020

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Research Output

2020

A minimal common outcome measure set for COVID-19 clinical research

Marshall, J. C., Murthy, S., Diaz, J., Adhikari, N., Angus, D. C., Arabi, Y. M., Baillie, K., Bauer, M., Berry, S., Blackwood, B., Bonten, M., Bozza, F., Brunkhorst, F., Cheng, A., Clarke, M., Dat, V. Q., de Jong, M., Denholm, J., Derde, L., Dunning, J. & 41 others, Feng, X., Fletcher, T., Foster, N., Fowler, R., Gobat, N., Gomersall, C., Gordon, A., Glueck, T., Harhay, M., Hodgson, C., Horby, P., Kim, Y. J., Kojan, R., Kumar, B., Laffey, J., Malvey, D., Martin-Loeches, I., McArthur, C., McAuley, D., McBride, S., McGuinness, S., Merson, L., Morpeth, S., Needham, D., Netea, M., Oh, M. D., Phyu, S., Piva, S., Qiu, R., Salisu-Kabara, H., Shi, L., Shimizu, N., Sinclair, J., Tong, S., Turgeon, A., Uyeki, T., van de Veerdonk, F., Webb, S., Williamson, P., Wolf, T. & Zhang, J., 20 Jun 2020, In : The Lancet Infectious Diseases.

Research output: Contribution to journalReview article

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7 Citations (Scopus)
27 Downloads (Pure)
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European intensive care nurses' cultural competency: An international cross-sectional survey

Dobrowolska, B., Gutysz-Wojnicka, A., Ozga, D., Barkestad, E., Benbenishty, J., Breznik, K., Filej, B., Jarosova, D., Kaučič, B. M., Nytra, I., Smrke, B., Zelenikova, R. & Blackwood, B., 11 Jun 2020, In : Intensive and Critical Care Nursing. 60, 102892.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Fluid management and deresuscitation practices: A survey of critical care physicians

Silversides, J. A., McAuley, D. F., Blackwood, B., Fan, E., Ferguson, A. J. & Marshall, J. C., 13 May 2020, In : Journal of the Intensive Care Society. 21, 2, p. 111-118 8 p.

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1 Citation (Scopus)
14 Downloads (Pure)

More research is required to understand factors influencing antibiotic prescribing in complex conditions like suspected ventilator-associated pneumonia

Hellyer, T. P., McAuley, D. F., Walsh, T. S., Anderson, N., Conway Morris, A., Singh, S., Dark, P., Roy, A. I., Perkins, G. D., McMullan, R., Emerson, L. M., Blackwood, B., Wright, S. E., Kefala, K., O'Kane, C. M., Baudouin, S. V., Paterson, R. L., Rostron, A. J., Agus, A., Bannard-Smith, J. & 19 others, Robin, N. M., Welters, I. D., Bassford, C., Yates, B., Spencer, C., Laha, S. K., Hulme, J., Bonner, S., Linnett, V., Sonksen, J., Van Den Broeck, T., Boschman, G., Keenan, D. W. J., Scott, J., Allen, A. J., Phair, G., Parker, J., Bowett, S. A. & Simpson, A. J., 20 Aug 2020, In : Annals of Translational Medicine. 8, 13, p. 840

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

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Mucoactive agents for acute respiratory failure in the critically ill a systematic review and meta-analysis

Anand, R., McAuley, D. F., Blackwood, B., Yap, C., ONeill, B., Connolly, B., Borthwick, M., Shyamsundar, M., Warburton, J., Meenen, D. V., Paulus, F., Schultz, M. J., Dark, P. & Bradley, J. M., 08 Jun 2020, In : Thorax.

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12 Downloads (Pure)
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2 Citations (Scopus)
5 Downloads (Pure)

Parenteral thiamine for prevention and treatment of delirium in critically ill adults: a systematic review protocol: a systematic review protocol

McKenzie, C. A., Page, V. J., Strain, W. D., Blackwood, B., Ostermann, M., Taylor, D., Spronk, P. E. & McAuley, D. F., 05 Jun 2020, In : Systematic Reviews. 9, 1, p. 131 8 p.

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Personal protective equipment for preventing highly infectious diseases due to exposure to contaminated body fluids in healthcare staff

Verbeek, J. H., Rajamaki, B., Ijaz, S., Sauni, R., Toomey, E., Blackwood, B., Tikka, C., Ruotsalainen, J. H. & Kilinc Balci, F. S., 15 Apr 2020, In : The Cochrane database of systematic reviews. 4, p. CD011621

Research output: Contribution to journalReview article

12 Citations (Scopus)

Personal protective equipment for preventing highly infectious diseases due to exposure to contaminated body fluids in healthcare staff

Verbeek, J. H., Rajamaki, B., Ijaz, S., Sauni, R., Toomey, E., Blackwood, B., Tikka, C., Ruotsalainen, J. H. & Kilinc Balci, F. S., 15 May 2020, In : The Cochrane database of systematic reviews. 5, 151 p., CD011621.

Research output: Contribution to journalReview article

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13 Citations (Scopus)
2019

A Core Outcome Set for Critical Care Ventilation Trials

Blackwood, B., Ringrow, S., Clarke, M., Marshall, J. C., Connolly, B., Rose, L. & McAuley, D. F., 25 Jul 2019, In : Critical Care Medicine.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

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7 Citations (Scopus)
161 Downloads (Pure)
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3 Citations (Scopus)
144 Downloads (Pure)

Biomarker-guided antibiotic stewardship in suspected ventilator-associated pneumonia (VAPrapid2): a randomised controlled trial and process evaluation

Hellyer, T. P., McAuley, D., Walsh, T. S., Anderson, N. H., Conway Morris, A., Singh, S., Dark, P., Roy, A. I., Perkins, G. D., McMullan, R., Emerson, L., Blackwood, B., Wright, S. E., Kefala, K., O'Kane, C., Baudouin, S. V., Paterson, R. W., Rostron, A. J., Agus, A., Bannard-Smith, J. & 19 others, Robin, N., Welters, I., Bassford, C., Yates, B., Spencer, C., Laha, S., Hulme, J., Bonner, S., Linnett, V. C., Sonksen, J., van den Broeck, T., Boschman, G., Keenan, J., Scott, J., Allen, A. J., Phair, G., Parker, J., Bowett, S. A. & Simpson, A. J., 03 Dec 2019, In : The Lancet Respiratory Medicine. 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

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8 Citations (Scopus)
77 Downloads (Pure)

Guidelines on the management of acute respiratory distress syndrome

Griffiths, M. J. D., McAuley, D. F., Perkins, G. D., Barrett, N., Blackwood, B., Boyle, A., Chee, N., Connolly, B., Dark, P., Finney, S., Salam, A., Silversides, J., Tarmey, N., Wise, M. P., Baudouin, S. V. & Connolly, B., 24 May 2019, In : BMJ Open Respiratory Research. 6, 1, 27 p., e000420.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

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33 Citations (Scopus)
141 Downloads (Pure)

Identifying patients’ support needs following critical illness: a scoping review of the qualitative literature

King, J., O'Neill, B., Ramsay, P., Linden, M., Darweish Medniuk, A., Outtrim, J. & Blackwood, B., 24 May 2019, In : Critical Care. 23, 12 p., 187.

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4 Citations (Scopus)
139 Downloads (Pure)

International critical care nursing considerations and quality indicators for the 2017 surviving sepsis campaign guidelines

Kleinpell, R., Blot, S., Boulanger, C., Fulbrook, P. & Blackwood, B., 18 Sep 2019, In : Intensive Care Medicine. 4 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalLetter

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2 Citations (Scopus)
123 Downloads (Pure)
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2 Citations (Scopus)
68 Downloads (Pure)
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1 Citation (Scopus)
171 Downloads (Pure)

Protocol for a systematic review and network meta-analysis of the management of new onset atrial fibrillation in critically unwell adult patients

Johnston, B. W., Hill, R., Duarte, R., Chean, C. S., McAuley, D. F., Blackwood, B., Pace, N. & Welters, I. D., 28 Oct 2019, In : Systematic Reviews. 8, 9 p., 242.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

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Protocolised non-invasive compared with invasive weaning from mechanical ventilation for adults in intensive care: the Breathe RCT

Perkins, G. D., Mistry, D., Lall, R., Gao-Smith, F., Snelson, C., Hart, N., Camporota, L., Varley, J., Carle, C., Paramasivam, E., Hoddell, B., de Paeztron, A., Dosanjh, S., Sampson, J., Blair, L., Couper, K., McAuley, D., Young, J. D., Walsh, T., Blackwood, B. & 7 others, Rose, L., Lamb, S. E., Dritsaki, M., Maredza, M., Khan, I., Petrou, S. & Gates, S., Sep 2019, In : Health Technology Assessment. 23, 48, 114 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

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Protocolized versus non-protocolized weaning to reduce the duration of invasive mechanical weaning in neonates: a systematic review of all types of studies

Bol, B., van Zanten, H., Wielenga, J., vd Hoogen, A., Mansvelt, P., Blackwood, B. & Helder, O., 20 Jun 2019, In : Journal of Perinatal and Neonatal Nursing.

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Sedation AND Weaning In Children (SANDWICH): protocol for a cluster randomised stepped wedge trial

Blackwood, B., Agus, A., Boyle, R., Clarke, M., Hemming, K., Jordan, J., Macrae, D., McAuley, D. F., McDowell, C., McIlmurray, L., Morris, K., Murray, M., Parslow, R., Peters, M., Tume, L. & Walsh, T., 10 Nov 2019, In : BMJ Open. 9, 11, 9 p., e031630.

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Understanding and Enhancing Sepsis Survivorship: Priorities for Research and Practice

International Sepsis Forum, 04 Jun 2019, In : American Journal of Respiratory and Critical Care Medicine.

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11 Citations (Scopus)
322 Downloads (Pure)
2018
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4 Citations (Scopus)
144 Downloads (Pure)

Clinical practices to promote sleep in the ICU: A multinational survey

Hofhuis, J. G. M., Rose, L., Blackwood, B., Akerman, E., McGaughey, J., Egerod, I., Fossum, M., Foss, H., Georgiou, E., Graff, H. J., Kalafati, M., Sperlinga, R., Berardo, A., Schäfer, A., Wojnicka, A. G. & Spronk, P. E., May 2018, In : International Journal of Nursing Studies. 81, p. 107-114 8 p.

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4 Citations (Scopus)
293 Downloads (Pure)
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6 Citations (Scopus)
217 Downloads (Pure)

Development of a Core Outcome Set for studies evaluating the effects of anaesthesia on perioperative morbidity and mortality following hip fracture surgery

O'Donnell, C. M., Black, N., McCourt, K. C., McBrien, M. E., Clarke, M., Patterson, C. C., Blackwood, B., McAuley, D. F. & Shields, M. O., 03 Oct 2018, In : British Journal of Anaesthesia.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

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7 Citations (Scopus)
98 Downloads (Pure)

Effect of Protocolized Weaning with Early Extubation to Noninvasive Ventilation vs Invasive Weaning on Time to Liberation from Mechanical Ventilation among Patients with Respiratory Failure: The Breathe Randomized Clinical Trial

Perkins, G. D., Mistry, D., Gates, S., Gao, F., Snelson, C., Hart, N., Camporota, L., Varley, J., Carle, C., Paramasivam, E., Hoddell, B., McAuley, D. F., Walsh, T. S., Blackwood, B., Rose, L., Lamb, S. E., Petrou, S., Young, D. & Lall, R., 13 Nov 2018, In : JAMA - Journal of the American Medical Association. 320, 18, p. 1881-1888 8 p.

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21 Citations (Scopus)
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Nurses’ Sedation Practices During Weaning of Adults From Mechanical Ventilation in an Intensive Care Unit

Barkowska, M., Labeau, S., Schepens, T., Vandijck, D., Van de Vyver, K., Christiaens, D., Lizy, C., Blackwood, B. & Blot, S. I., 01 Jan 2018, In : American Journal of Critical Care. 27, 1, p. 32-42 11 p.

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2 Citations (Scopus)

Patient-reported support needs during and after the critical illness event: a scoping review

King, J., Brenda, ON., Ramsay, P., Linden, M., Darweish Medniuk, A., Outtrim, J. & Blackwood, B., 2018.

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Physical Rehabilitation Core Outcomes In Critical illness (PRACTICE): protocol for development of a core outcome set

Connolly, B., Denehy, L., Hart, N., Pattison, N., McWilliamson, P. & Blackwood, B., 25 May 2018, In : Trials. 19, 294, 8 p., 294.

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11 Citations (Scopus)
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11 Citations (Scopus)
171 Downloads (Pure)
2017

Early warning systems and rapid response to the deteriorating patient in hospital: a realist evaluation

McGaughey, J., O'Halloran, P., Porter, S., Trinder, J. & Blackwood, B., 15 Nov 2017, In : Journal of Advanced Nursing. 73, 12, p. 3119-3132

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20 Citations (Scopus)
305 Downloads (Pure)
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22 Citations (Scopus)
551 Downloads (Pure)

High-volume haemofiltration for sepsis in adults

Borthwick, E. M., Hill, C. J., Rabindranath, K. S., Maxwell, A. P., McAuley, D. F. & Blackwood, B., 31 Jan 2017, In : The Cochrane database of systematic reviews. 1, 42 p., CD008075.

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23 Citations (Scopus)
375 Downloads (Pure)

Interventions to prevent steroid-induced osteoporosis and osteoporotic fractures in Duchenne muscular dystrophy (Review)

Bell, J. M., Shields, M., Watters, J., Hamilton, A., Beringer, T., Elliott, M., Quinlivan, R., Tirupathi, S. & Blackwood, B., 24 Jan 2017, In : Cochrane database of systematic reviews (Online). 1, CD010899.

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4 Citations (Scopus)
296 Downloads (Pure)

Mechanical ventilation, weaning practices, and decision-making in European pediatric intensive care units

Tume, L., Kneyber, M., Blackwood, B. & Rose, L., 14 Feb 2017, In : Pediatric Critical Care Medicine.

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391 Downloads (Pure)
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1 Citation (Scopus)
325 Downloads (Pure)

Sleep and sedation practices of Intensive Care nurses: a United Kingdom survey

McGaughey, J., Shyamsundar, M., Richardson, A. & Blackwood, B., 2017.

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The migrant crisis and the importance of developing cultural competence in the intensive care unit

Benbenishty, J., Gutysz-Wojnicka, A., Harth, I., Barkestad, E., Satosek, D., Jacobsson, K. & Blackwood, B., 18 Aug 2017, In : Nursing in Critical Care. 22, 5, p. 262-263

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2 Citations (Scopus)
402 Downloads (Pure)

Using Protocols in ICU Practice - Engaging the Staff

Blackwood, B., 10 Mar 2017.

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Variation in definition of prolonged mechanical ventilation

Rose, L., McGinlay, M., Amin, R., Burns, K. E. A., Connolly, B., Hart, N., Jouvet, P., Katz, S., Leasa, D., Mawdsley, C., McAuley, D. F., Shultz, M. J. & Blackwood, B., 01 Oct 2017, In : Respiratory Care. 62, 8

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10 Citations (Scopus)
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Weaning: Any new strategies?

Blackwood, B., 25 Sep 2017.

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2016

Alpha-2 agonists for sedation of mechanically ventilated adults in intensive care units: a systematic review

Cruickshank, M., Henderson, L., MacLennan, G., Fraser, C., Campbell, M., Blackwood, B., Gordon, A. & Brazzelli, M., Apr 2016, In : Health Technology Assessment. 20, 25, p. 1-118 118 p.

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28 Citations (Scopus)

An audit of sleep and sedation practices in UK Intensive Care Units

McGaughey, J., Shyamsundar, M., Richardson, A. & Blackwood, B., 2016.

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106 Citations (Scopus)
1605 Downloads (Pure)