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Accepting PhD Students

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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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2020
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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.

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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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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

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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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2 Citations (Scopus)
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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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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.

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7 Citations (Scopus)
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3 Citations (Scopus)
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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.

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8 Citations (Scopus)
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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.

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33 Citations (Scopus)
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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)
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2 Citations (Scopus)
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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.

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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.

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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)
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2018
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4 Citations (Scopus)
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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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5 Citations (Scopus)
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6 Citations (Scopus)
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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.

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7 Citations (Scopus)
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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)

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)
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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)
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22 Citations (Scopus)
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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)
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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)
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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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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)
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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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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)
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106 Citations (Scopus)
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Effectiveness of a biomarker-based exclusion of ventilator-acquired pneumonia to reduce antibiotic use: protocol for a randomised controlled trial (VAPrapid-2): Study protocol for a randomised controlled trial

Hellyer, T. P., Anderson, N. H., Parker, J., Dark, P., van den Broeck, T., Singh, S., McMullan, R., Agus, A., Emerson, L. M., Blackwood, B., Gossain, S., Walsh, T., Perkins, G., Conway Morris, A., McAuley, D. F. & Simpson, A. J., 16 Jul 2016, In : Trials. 17, 1, 8 p., 318.

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7 Citations (Scopus)
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Effectiveness of an exercise programme on physical function in patients discharged from hospital following critical illness: a randomised controlled trial (The REVIVE trial)

McDowell, K., O'Neill, B., Blackwood, B., Clarke, C., Gardner, E., Johnston, P., Kelly, M., McCaffrey, J., Mullan, B., Murphy, S., Trinder, T. J., Lavery, G., McAuley, D. F. & Bradley, J., 15 Nov 2016, In : Thorax. 72, 10 p.

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15 Citations (Scopus)
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Erratum to: 'Effectiveness of biomarker-based exclusion of ventilator-acquired pneumonia to reduce antibiotic use (VAPrapid-2): study protocol for a randomised controlled trial'

Hellyer, T. P., Anderson, N. H., Parker, J., Dark, P., Van Den Broeck, T., Singh, S., McMullan, R., Agus, A. M., Emerson, L. M., Blackwood, B., Gossain, S., Walsh, T. S., Perkins, G. D., Morris, A. C., McAuley, D. F. & Simpson, A. J., 26 Sep 2016, In : Trials. 17, 465, p. 1

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2 Citations (Scopus)
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Exercise rehabilitation following intensive care unit discharge for recovery from critical illness: Executive summary of a Cochrane Collaboration systematic review

Connolly, B., Salisbury, L., O'Neill, B., Geneen, L., Douiri, A., Grocott, M. P. W., Hart, N., Walsh, T. S. & Blackwood, B., 16 Sep 2016, In : Journal of Cachexia, Sarcopenia and Muscle. 7 p.

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16 Citations (Scopus)
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4 Citations (Scopus)
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19 Citations (Scopus)
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Parents’ and young people’s involvement in designing a trial of ventilator weaning

Tume, L. N., Preston, J. & Blackwood, B., May 2016, In : Nursing in Critical Care. 21, 3, p. e10-e18

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8 Citations (Scopus)
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Physical rehabilitation interventions for adult patients during critical illness: an overview of systematic reviews

Connolly, B., Brenda, ON., Salisbury, L. & Blackwood, B., 14 Sep 2016, In : Thorax. 71, 11 p.

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34 Citations (Scopus)
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Protocolized versus non-protocolized weaning for reducing the duration of invasive mechanical ventilation in newborn infants: review

Wielenga, J. M., van den Hoogen, A., van Zanten, H. A., Helder, O., Bol, B. & Blackwood, B., 21 Mar 2016, In : Cochrane Database of Systematic Reviews. 3, 18 p., CD011106.

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8 Citations (Scopus)
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Technological aids for the rehabilitation of memory and executive functioning in children and adolescents with acquired brain injury (Review).

Linden, M., Hawley, C., Blackwood, B., Evans, J., Anderson, V. & O'Rourke, C., 01 Jul 2016, In : Cochrane Database of Systematic Reviews. 2016, 7, 51 p., CD011020.

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7 Citations (Scopus)
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Tolerance to sedative drugs in PICU: Can it be moderated or is it immutable?

Wolf, A. R., Blackwood, B. & Anderson, B., Feb 2016, In : Intensive Care Medicine. 42 , 2, p. 278–281 4 p.

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