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Rowat, A., St George, B. & Pollock, A. (2017). Top ten research priorities relating to stroke nursing
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Mahoney, C. & Veitch, L. (in press). Effective and acceptable? An integrative literature review evaluation interventions for maintaining naso-gastric feeding after stroke. Journal of Clinical Nursing. ISSN 0962-1067
Orchard, J., Lowres, N., Freedman, S. B., Li, J. & Neubeck, L. (2016). Feasibility of screening for atrial fibrillation in primary care: Just a heartbeat away?. European Journal of Preventive Cardiology. 23(16), 1783-1784. doi:10.1177/2047487316663547. ISSN 2047-4873
Feasibility of screening for atrial fibrillation in primary care: Just a heartbeat away?
Mahoney, C. & Veitch, L. (in press). Interventions for maintaining nasogastric feeding after stroke: an integrative review of effectiveness and acceptability. Journal of Clinical Nursing. ISSN 0962-1067
Aims and objectives
To investigate the effectiveness and acceptability of interventions for maintaining nasogastric tubes (NGT) in adult stroke patients.
Neubeck, L., Gallagher, R., Farquarson, B. & Clark, R. (2016). Apps for cardiovascular disease: The role of avatars in personalisation. Health Management. 17(1), 78-80
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Gallagher, R., Psaroulis, T., Ferguson, C., Neubeck, L. & Gallagher, P. (2016). Social media practices on Twitter: maximising the impact of cardiac associations. British Journal of Cardiac Nursing. 11(10), 481-487. doi:10.12968/bjca.2016.11.10.481. ISSN 1749-6403
Twitter is a social media platform often used by cardiac professional associations to engage and inform their members and the public. However, the effectiveness of the strateg...
Lowres, N., Mulcahy, G., Freedman, S. B., Jin, K. & Neubeck, L. (2016). PM188 Screening for Recurrence of New-Onset Post-Operative Atrial Fibrillation: A Systematic Review and Meta-Analysis. Global Heart. 11(2), e101. doi:10.1016/j.gheart.2016.03.351. ISSN 2211-8160
Post-operative atrial fibrillation (POAF) is associated with increased mortality and risk of stroke post-discharge. POAF is often thought to be transient, however...
Morris, J., Oliver, T., Kroll, T., Joice, S. & Williams, B. (2017). Physical activity participation in community dwelling stroke survivors: Synergy and dissonance between motivation and capability. A qualitative study. Physiotherapy. 103(3), 311-321. doi:10.1016/j.physio.2016.05.001
The evidence supporting benefits of physical activity (PA) on fitness, functioning, health and secondary prevention after stroke is compelling. However, many stroke...
Rogerson, M. C., Le Grande, M. R., Murphy, B. M., Neubeck, L. & Jackson, A. C. (2016). Screening for sedentary behaviour in cardiac rehab. British Journal of Cardiac Nursing. 11(4), 198-199. doi:10.12968/bjca.2016.11.4.198. ISSN 1749-6403
Sedentary behaviour is on the rise, particularly among people with cardiovascular disease. Here, Michelle Rogerson and colleagues examine the risks of this behaviour, the pres...
Booth, J., Connelly, L., Lawrence, M., Chalmers, C., Joice, S., Becker, C. & Dougall, N. (2015). Evidence of perceived psychosocial stress as a risk factor for stroke in adults: a meta-analysis. BMC Neurology. 15(1)doi:10.1186/s12883-015-0456-4. ISSN 1471-2377
Several studies suggest that perceived psychosocial stress is associated with increased risk of stroke; however results are inconsistent with regard to definitions ...
Pollock, A., St George, B. & Rowat, A. M. (2015). Top ten research priorities relating to stroke nursing. International Journal of Stroke. 10, 164. doi:10.1111/ijs.12601. ISSN 1747-4930
Morris, J., Toma, M., Kelly, C., Joice, S., Kroll, T., Mead, G. & Williams, B. (2015). Social context, art making processes and creative output: A qualitative study exploring how psychosocial benefits of art participation during stroke rehabilitation occur. Disability and Rehabilitation. 38(7), 661-672. doi:10.3109/09638288.2015.1055383. ISSN 0963-8288
To explore stroke survivors' and artists' beliefs about participatory visual arts programme participation during in-patient rehabilitation to identify benefits and po...
Kidd, L., Lawrence, M., Booth, J., Rowat, A. M. & Russell, S. (2014). Development and evaluation of a nurse-led, tailored stroke self-management intervention. BMC Health Services Research. 15. doi:10.1186/s12913-015-1021-y. ISSN 1472-6963
Community nurses are well placed to promote and support stroke survivors to engage in self-management. The aim of this study was to develop a stroke self-management interventi...
Farquharson, B., Dombrowski, S., Pollock, A., Johnston, M., Treweek, S., Williams, B., …Pringle, S. (2014). Reducing patient delay with symptoms of acute coronary syndrome: a research protocol for a systematic review of previous interventions to investigate which behaviour change techniques are associated with effective interventions. Open Heart. 1(1), e000079. doi:10.1136/openhrt-2014-000079. ISSN 2053-3624
Introduction Delay to presentation with symptoms of acute coronary syndrome (ACS) is common meaning many fail to achieve optimal benefit from treatments. Interventions have ha...
Rowat, A. M., Graham, C. & Dennis, M. S. (2014). Renal dysfunction in stroke patients: A hospital-based cohort study and systematic review. International Journal of Stroke. 9, 633-639. doi:10.1111/ijs.12264. ISSN 1747-4930
Background and purpose
Renal dysfunction (i.e. a reduced estimated glomerular filtration rate, eGFR) is commonly found in hospitalized stroke patients but its associations w...