Brown, M., Barr, O., Campbell, A., Currie, D., Jones, S., Marsden, D., …Norman, A. (2010). Learning from the past - setting out the future: developing learning disability nursing in the United Kingdom
Brown, M., Taggart, L., Karatzias, T., Truesdale, M., Walley, R., Northway, R., …Davies, M. (2017). Improving diabetes care for people with intellectual disabilities: A qualitative study exploring the perceptions and experiences of professionals in diabetes and intellectual disability services Abbreviated Title Improving diabetes care for people with intellectual disabilities. Journal of Intellectual Disability Research. doi:10.1111/jir.12369. ISSN 0964-2633
Background: Globally diabetes is increasing with concerns about the impact on outcomes, including premature death and the costs associated with managing the condition. Researc...
Long, J. J., Butchart, M., Brown, M., Bain, J., McMillan, A. & Karatzias, T. (2017). Improving vision awareness in autism services: Evaluation of a dedicated education programme for support practitioners. Journal of Applied Research in Intellectual Disabilities.. doi:10.1111/jar.12330. ISSN 1360-2322
Background: The research reported here sought to evaluate whether a dedicated education programme in vision awareness improved the knowledge and skills of autism support pract...
Burdett Trust for Nursing
The project focuses on person centred care for people with learning disabilities at the point of transition from child to adult health services. The project will include multiple nursing perspectives ...
NHS Health Scotland
The project will take the form of a systematic review of relevant literature to provide an update on the evidence base on the health needs of people with learning disabilities in Scotland since 2004, ...
The key outcome will be a proposal for an innovative learning resource to meet local need. This will enable Ark practitioners to contribute safely and effectively to supporting people with complex car...
Butchart, M., Long, J. J., Brown, M., McMillan, A., Bain, J. & Karatzias, T. (2017). Autism and Visual Impairment: a Review of the Literature. Review Journal of Autism and Developmental Disorders. doi:10.1007/s40489-016-0101-1. ISSN 2195-7177
This review presents the evidence on the prevalence of visual impairments in children and adults with Autism Spectrum Disorder (ASD), and the similar behavioural trait...
McCann, E., Lee, R. & Brown, M. (2016). The experiences and support needs of people with intellectual disabilities who identify as LGBT: A review of the literature. Research in Developmental Disabilities. 57, 39-53. doi:10.1016/j.ridd.2016.06.013. ISSN 0891-4222
People who identify as lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender (LGBT) can face many challenges in society including accessing education, care and support appropriat...
Jowett, S., Karatzias, T., Brown, M., Grieve, A., Paterson, D. & Walley, R. (2016). Eye Movement Desensitisation and Reprocessing (EMDR) for DSM-V Posttraumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD) in adults with intellectual disabilities: A case study review. Psychological Trauma: Theory, Research, Practice, and Policy.. doi:10.1037/tra0000101. ISSN 1942-9681
Objective: People with intellectual disabilities may be at a greater risk for exposure to traumatic events
and consequently develop posttraumatic stress disorder (PTSD). Altho...
Brown, M., Chouliara, Z., McKechanie, A., Mack, S., Hayes, M. & Fletcher, J. (2016). The perspectives of stakeholder of intellectual disability liaison nurse: a model of compassionate, person-centered care. Journal of Clinical Nursing. 25, 972-982. doi:10.1111/jocn.13142. ISSN 0962-1067
AIMS AND OBJECTIVES:
To investigate the experiences of patients with intellectual disabilities, family and paid carers regarding the role of liaison nurses and the delivery ...
Brown, M., Hoyle, L. & Karatzias, T. (2016). The experiences of family carers in the delivery of invasive clinical interventions for young people with complex intellectual disabilities: policy disconnect or policy opportunity?. Journal of Clinical Nursing. 25(3-4), 534-542. doi:10.1111/jocn.13090. ISSN 0962-1067
Aims and objectives
To explore the experiences of family carers in the delivery of invasive clinical interventions within community settings.
Many young people with...
Hellenbach, M., Karatzias, T. & Brown, M. (2016). Intellectual disabilities among prisoners: prevalence and mental and physical health comorbidities. Journal of Applied Research in Intellectual Disabilities., n/a-n/a. doi:10.1111/jar.12234. ISSN 1360-2322
Limited evidence suggests that people with ID (ID) are overrepresented in prisons although prevalence rates of ID among prisoners vary significantly across studie...
Hellenbach, M., Brown, M. & Karatzias, T. (2017). People with learning disabilities in prison: A systematic review of the literature. Journal of Applied Research in Intellectual Disabilities. 30(2), 230-241. doi:10.1111/jar.12234. ISSN 1360-2322
Limited evidence suggests that people with ID (ID) are overrepresented in prisons although prevalence rates of ID among prisoners vary significantly across studies, making it ...
Macrae, S., Brown, M., Karatzias, T., Taggart, L., Truesdale-Kennedy, M., Walley, R., …Davies, M. (2015). Diabetes in People with Intellectual Disabilities: A Systematic Review of the Literature. Research in Developmental Disabilities. 47, 352-374. doi:10.1016/j.ridd.2015.10.003. ISSN 0891-4222
To present an analysis of the evidence related to the prevalence of diabetes in people with intellectual disabilities (ID), their experiences of their condition and...
MacArthur, J., Brown, M., McKechanie, A., Mack, S., Hayes, M. & Fletcher, J. (2015). Making reasonable and achievable adjustments: the contributions of learning disability liaison nurses in ‘Getting it right’ for people with learning disabilities receiving general hospitals care. Journal of Advanced Nursing. 71, 1552-1563. doi:10.1111/jan.12629. ISSN 0309-2402
To examine the role of learning disability liaison nurses in facilitating reasonable and achievable adjustments to support access to general hospital services for peop...
Taggart, L., Coates, V., Clarke, M., Bunting, B., Davies, M., Carey, M., …Karatzias, T. (2015). A study protocol for a pilot randomised trial of a structured education programme for the self-management of Type 2 diabetes for adults with intellectual disabilities. Trials. 16, 148. doi:10.1186/s13063-015-0644-y. ISSN 1745-6215
Background: The need for structured education programmes for type 2 diabetes is a high priority for many governments around the world. One such national education programme in...
Hoyle, L., Brown, M. & Karatzias, T. (2014). Clinical intervention education of social care support workers of adults: A review of the current literature. Manuscript submitted for publication
Brown, M., MacArthur, J. & Chouliara, Z. (in press). A model of compassionate and person-centred care: the perspectives of main stakeholders. Journal of Clinical Nursing.. ISSN 0962-1067
Research into the public health role and function of Local Area Co-ordinators in Scotland.