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Dr Ski has a keen interest in a broad range of psychosocial aspects of cardiovascular health, RCTs and mixed methods. With much experience in systematic reviews and eHealth, Dr Ski is most interested in evidence-based cutting edge projects that impact on practice.

19982020

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2020

A psychosocial intervention for stroke survivors and carers: 12 month outcomes of a randomized controlled trial

Minshall, C., Castle, D. J., Thompson, D. R., Pascoe, M., Cameron, J., Apputhurai, P., Knowles, S. R., Jenkins, Z. & Ski, C., 19 Mar 2020, In : Topics in stroke rehabilitation.

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2 Citations (Scopus)
98 Downloads (Pure)

Exploring the Impact of Illness Perceptions, Self‑efficacy, Coping Strategies, and Psychological Distress on Quality of Life in a Post‑stroke Cohort

Minshall, C., Ski, C., Apputhurai, P., Thompson, D. R., Castle, D. J., Jenkins, Z. & Knowles, S. R., 23 Jan 2020, In : Journal of Clinical Psychology in Medical Settings. p. 1-7

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Exploring the relationships between illness perceptions, self-efficacy, coping strategies, psychological distress and quality of life in a cohort of adults with diabetes mellitus

Knowles, S. R., Apputhurai, P., O'Brien, C. L., Ski, C. F., Thompson, D. R. & Castle, D. J., 10 Jan 2020, In : Psychology, Health and Medicine. 25, 2, p. 214-228 15 p.

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2 Citations (Scopus)

Meditation and Endocrine Health and Wellbeing

Pascoe, M. C., Thompson, D. R. & Ski, C. F., 2020, In : Trends in Endocrinology & Metabolism.

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Putting AI at the centre of heart fAIlure care

Ski, C., Thompson, D. R. & Brunner-La Rocca, H. P., 20 Feb 2020, (Accepted) In : ECS Heart Failure.

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2019

Artificial intelligence supported patient self-care in chronic heart failure: a paradigm shift from reactive to predictive, preventive and personalised care

Barret, M., Boyne, J., Brandts, J., Brunner-La Rocca, H. P., Maesschalck, L., De Wit, K., Dixon, L., Eurlings, C., Fitzsimons, D., Golubnitschaja, O., Hageman, A., Heemskerk, F., Hintzen, A., Helms, T. M., Hill, L., Hoesemakers, T., Marx, N., McDonald, K., Mertens, M., Muller-Wieland, D. & 13 others, Palant, A., Piesk, J., Pomazanskyi, A., Ramaekers, J., Ruff, P., Schutt, K., Shekhawat, Y., Ski, C., Thompson, D. R., Tsirkin, A., van der Mierden, K., Watson, C. & Zippel-Schultz, B., Dec 2019, In : EPMA Journal. 10, p. 445–464

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Development, piloting and validation of the Recommending Cardiac Rehabilitation (ReCaRe) instrument

Ski, C., Jones, M., Astley, C., Neubeck, L., Thompson, D. R., Gallagher, R., Du, H. & Clark, R. A., 03 Oct 2019, In : Heart and Lung. 48, 5, p. 405-413 9 p.

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55 Downloads (Pure)

Heart failure patients with and without a history of stroke in the Netherlands: secondary analysis of psychosocial, behavioural and clinical outcomes up to three years from the COACH trial

Ski, C. F., van der Wal, M., Le Grande, M., van Veldhuisen, D., Lesman-Leegte, I., Thompson, D. R., Middleton, S., Cameron, J. & Jaarsma, T., 27 Aug 2019, In : BMJ Open. 9, 8, 9 p., e025525.

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Missed opportunities! End of life decision making and discussions in implantable cardioverter defibrillator recipients

Miller, J., Chung, M., Etaee, F., Hammash, M., Thylen, I., Biddle, M., Elayi, S., Czarapata, M., McEvedy, S., Cameron, J., Haedtke, C., Ski, C., Thompson, D. R. & Moser, D., Jul 2019, In : Heart and Lung. 48, 4, p. 313-319 7 p.

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Perceived control and quality of life among recipients of implantable cardioverter defibrillator

Hammash, M., McEvedy, S., Wright, J., Cameron, J., Miller, J., Ski, C., Thompson, D. R., M, B., Wimsatt, A., Schrader, M., Smith, RV., Chung, M. & Moser, D., Sep 2019, In : Australian Critical Care. 32, 5, p. 383-390 8 p.

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2 Citations (Scopus)
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Psychosocial interventions for stroke survivors, carers and survivor-carer dyads: systematic review and meta-analysis

Minshall, C., Pascoe, M. C., Thompson, D. R., Castle, D. J., McCabe, M., Chau, J., Jenkins, Z., Cameron, J. P. C. & Ski, C., 02 Oct 2019, In : Topics in stroke rehabilitation. 26, 7, p. 554-564 11 p.

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2 Citations (Scopus)
2018

Construct validity of the Heart Failure Screening Tool (Heart-FaST) to identify heart failure patients at risk of poor self-care: Rasch analysis

Reynolds, N. A., Ski, C. F., McEvedy, S. M., Thompson, D. R. & Cameron, J., Jun 2018, In : Journal of Advanced Nursing. 74, 6, p. 1412-1422 11 p.

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Implantable cardioverter defibrillator knowledge and end-of-life device deactivation: A cross-sectional survey

McEvedy, S. M., Cameron, J., Lugg, E., Miller, J., Haedtke, C., Hammash, M., Biddle, M. J., Lee, K. S., Mariani, J. A., Ski, C. F., Thompson, D. R., Chung, M. L. & Moser, D. K., Jan 2018, In : Palliative Medicine. 32, 1, p. 156-163

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6 Citations (Scopus)

Type D personality, stress, coping and performance on a novel sport task

Borkoles, E., Kaiseler, M., Evans, A., Ski, C., Thompson, D. R. & Polman, R. C. J., 26 Apr 2018, In : PloS one. 13, 4, 15 p., e0196692.

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3 Citations (Scopus)
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What is cardiac distress and how should we measure it?

Jackson, A. C., Murphy, B. M., Thompson, D. R., Ski, C. F., Alvarenga, M., Le Grande, MR., Amerena, J., Higgins, R. O. & Barton, D. A., 02 Jun 2018, In : British Journal of Cardiac Nursing. 13, 6

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What role does personality play in cardiovascular disease?

Jackson, A. C., Ski, C. F., Murphy, B. M., Fernandez, E., Alvarenga, M. E., Le Grande, M. & Thompson, D. R., Jul 2018, In : British Journal of Cardiac Nursing. 13, 7, p. 330-337 8 p.

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2017

Comparison of the EQ-5D-3L and the SF-6D (SF-12) contemporaneous utility scores in patients with cardiovascular disease

Kularatna, S., Byrnes, J., Chan, Y. K., Ski, C. F., Carrington, M., Thompson, D., Stewart, S. & Scuffham, P. A., 01 Dec 2017, In : Quality of Life Research. 26, 12, p. 3399-3408

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6 Citations (Scopus)

Depression and Pain in Heart Transplant Recipients: An Observational Study

Conway, A., Sheridan, J., Maddicks-Law, J., Fulbrook, P., Ski, C. F., Thompson, D. R., Clark, R. A. & Doering, L. V., 01 Jan 2017, In : Biological Research for Nursing. 19, 1, p. 71-76

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3 Citations (Scopus)

Depression screening and referral in cardiac wards: A 12-month patient trajectory

Ski, C. F., Worrall-Carter, L., Cameron, J., Castle, D. J., Rahman, M. A. & Thompson, D. R., 01 Jan 2017, In : European Journal of Cardiovascular Nursing. 16, 2, p. 157-166

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3 Citations (Scopus)

Dyadic incongruence in chronic heart failure: Implications for patient and carer psychological health and self-care

Cameron, J., Thompson, D. R., Szer, D., Greig, J. & Ski, C. F., 28 Nov 2017, In : Journal of Clinical Nursing. 26, 23-24, p. 4804-4812

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8 Citations (Scopus)

High-risk respiratory patients' experiences of bronchoscopy with conscious sedation and analgesia: A qualitative study

Saxon, C., Fulbrook, P., Fong, K. M. & Ski, C. F., 17 Dec 2017, In : Journal of Clinical Nursing.

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3 Citations (Scopus)

Mindfulness mediates the physiological markers of stress: Systematic review and meta-analysis

Pascoe, M. C., Thompson, D. R., Jenkins, Z. M. & Ski, C. F., Dec 2017, In : Journal of Psychiatric Research. 95, p. 156-178 23 p.

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61 Citations (Scopus)

Psychosocial interventions for depressive and anxiety symptoms in individuals with chronic kidney disease: Systematic review and meta-analysis

Pascoe, M. C., Thompson, D. R., Castle, D. J., McEvedy, S. M. & Ski, C. F., 13 Jun 2017, In : Frontiers in Psychology. 8, p. 992 992.

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10 Citations (Scopus)
166 Downloads (Pure)

Randomized controlled trial of family-based education for patients with heart failure and their carers

Srisuk, N., Cameron, J., Ski, C. F. & Thompson, D. R., 01 Apr 2017, In : Journal of Advanced Nursing. 73, 4, p. 857-870

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12 Citations (Scopus)
2016

Accuracy of anxiety and depression screening tools in heart transplant recipients

Conway, A., Sheridan, J., Maddicks-Law, J., Fulbrook, P., Ski, C. F., Thompson, D. R. & Doering, L. V., 01 Nov 2016, In : Applied Nursing Research. 32, p. 177-181

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2 Citations (Scopus)

Carers' views on patient self-care in chronic heart failure

Cameron, J., Rhodes, K. L., Ski, C. F. & Thompson, D. R., Jan 2016, In : Journal of Clinical Nursing. 25, 1-2, p. 144-52

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11 Citations (Scopus)

Design and protocol for the Dialysis Optimal Health Program (DOHP) randomised controlled trial

Knowles, S. R., Ski, C. F., Langham, R., O'Flaherty, E., Thompson, D. R., Rossell, S. L., Moore, G., Hsueh, Y-S. A. & Castle, D. J., 09 Sep 2016, In : Trials. 17, 1, p. 447

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Distress in partners of cardiac patients: relationship quality and social support

Saltmarsh, N., Murphy, B. M., Bennett, P. C., Higgins, R. O., Macvean, M., Le Grande, M., Thompson, D. R., Ski, C., Worcester, M. & Jackson, A., 05 Aug 2016, In : British Journal of Cardiac Nursing. 11, 8, p. 397-405

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Gender-specific secondary prevention? Differential psychosocial risk factors for major cardiovascular events

Kure, C. E., Chan, Y-K., Ski, C. F., Thompson, D. R., Carrington, M. J. & Stewart, S., May 2016, In : Open Heart. 3, 1, p. e000356

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How can we better support families living with cardiovascular disease and depression?

Jones, M., Thompson, D., Ski, C., Clark, R., Gray, R., Vallury, K. & Alam, F., 14 Mar 2016, In : Journal of Mental Health Training, Education and Practice. 11, 1, p. 61-71 11 p.

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Sensitivity and Specificity of a Five-Minute Cognitive Screening Test in Patients With Heart Failure

Cameron, J. D., Gallagher, R., Pressler, S. J., McLennan, S. N., Ski, C. F., Tofler, G. & Thompson, D. R., Feb 2016, In : Journal of cardiac failure. 22, 2, p. 99-107

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8 Citations (Scopus)

The Mental Health in Diabetes Service (MINDS) to enhance psychosocial health: Study protocol for a randomized controlled trial

O'Brien, C. L., Ski, C. F., Thompson, D. R., Moore, G., Mancuso, S., Jenkins, A., Ward, G., MacIsaac, R. J., Loh, M., Knowles, S. R., Rossell, S. L. & Castle, D. J., 09 Sep 2016, In : Trials. 17, 1, p. 1-10 444.

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The Stroke and Carer Optimal Health Program (SCOHP) to enhance psychosocial health Study protocol for a randomized controlled trial

Brasier, C., Ski, C. F., Thompson, D. R., Cameron, J., O'Brien, C. L., Lautenschlager, N. T., Gonzales, G., Hsueh, Y. S. A., Moore, G., Knowles, S. R., Rossell, S. L., Haselden, R. & Castle, D. J., 09 Sep 2016, In : Trials. 17, 1, p. 1-9 446.

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5 Citations (Scopus)
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2015

An investigation of emotion recognition and theory of mind in people with chronic heart failure

Habota, T., McLennan, S. N., Cameron, J., Ski, C. F., Thompson, D. R. & Rendell, P. G., 03 Nov 2015, In : PLoS ONE. 10, 11, e0141607.

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3 Citations (Scopus)
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Estimating the current and future prevalence of atrial fibrillation in the Australian adult population

Ball, J., Thompson, D. R., Ski, C. F., Carrington, M. J., Gerber, T. & Stewart, S., 19 Jan 2015, In : Medical Journal of Australia. 202, 1, p. 32-35

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37 Citations (Scopus)

Evaluation of nurses' perceptions of the impact of targeted depression education and a screening and referral tool in an acute cardiac setting

Ski, C. F., Munian, S., Rolley, J. X. & Thompson, D. R., 01 Jan 2015, In : Journal of Clinical Nursing. 24, 1-2, p. 235-243 9 p.

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5 Citations (Scopus)

How to research the mechanisms of non-pharmacological cardiac interventions

Clark, A. M., Thirsk, L. M., Wiens, K. S., Ski, C. F. & Thompson, D. R., 15 Dec 2015, In : International Journal of Cardiology. 201, p. 457-461 5 p.

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3 Citations (Scopus)

Improving access and equity in reducing cardiovascular risk: the Queensland health model

Ski, C. F., Vale, M. J., Bennett, G. R., Chalmers, V. L., McFarlane, K., Jelinek, V. M., Scott, I. A. & Thompson, D. R., 16 Feb 2015, In : Medical Journal of Australia. 202, 3, p. 148-153 6 p.

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12 Citations (Scopus)

Prospective memory impairment in chronic heart failure

Habota, T., McLennan, S. N., Cameron, J., Henry, J. D., Ski, C. F., Thompson, D. R. & Rendell, P. G., Mar 2015, In : Journal of the International Neuropsychological Society. 21, 3, p. 183-192 10 p.

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5 Citations (Scopus)
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PROspective MEmory Training to improve HEart failUre Self-care (PROMETHEUS): Study protocol for a randomised controlled trial

Cameron, J., Rendell, P. G., Ski, C. F., Kure, C. E., McLennan, S. N., Rose, N. S., Prior, D. L. & Thompson, D. R., 29 Apr 2015, In : Trials. 16, 14 p., 196.

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9 Citations (Scopus)
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Relationship between type-D personality, physical activity behaviour and climacteric symptoms

Borkoles, E., Reynolds, N., Ski, C. F., Stojanovska, L., Thompson, D. R. & Polman, R. C. J., 22 Feb 2015, In : BMC Women's Health. 15, 18.

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8 Citations (Scopus)
142 Downloads (Pure)

The role of depressive symptomatology in peri- and post-menopause

Borkoles, E., Reynolds, N., Thompson, D. R., Ski, C. F., Stojanovska, L. & Polman, R. C. J., Jun 2015, In : Maturitas. 81, 2, p. 306-310 5 p.

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10 Citations (Scopus)
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2014

Development of the Heart Failure Screening Tool (Heart-FaST) to measure barriers that impede engagement in self-care

Cameron, J., Ski, C. F., McLennan, S. N., Rendell, P. G., Whitbourn, R. J. & Thompson, D. R., Oct 2014, In : European Journal of Cardiovascular Nursing. 13, 5, p. 408-17 10 p.

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9 Citations (Scopus)

Exploring health care providers' perceptions of the needs of stroke carers: informing development of an optimal health program

O'Brien, C. L., Moore, G., Rolley, J. X., Ski, C. F., Thompson, D. R., Lautenschlager, N. T., Gonzales, G., Hsueh, Y-S. A. & Castle, D., 22 Dec 2014, In : Topics in stroke rehabilitation. 21, 5, p. 421-31 11 p.

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5 Citations (Scopus)

Health-related quality of life and its associated factors in Chinese myocardial infarction patients

Wang, W., Thompson, D. R., Ski, C. F. & Liu, M., 01 Mar 2014, In : European Journal of Preventive Cardiology. 21, 3, p. 321-329 9 p.

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12 Citations (Scopus)