Snowden, A., White, C., Christie, Z., Murray, E., McGowan, C. & Scott, R. (2010). The end of the algorithm: a mixed methods analysis of distress management in cancer.
Distress Management (DM) begins by the patient completing the Distress Thermometer (DT). The DT is a screening tool (Lynch et al, 2010), but in this project its function was e...
Snowden, A., White, C. & Christie, Z. (2010). Macmillan distress management report.
Snowden, A. & Telfer, I. (2010). The NHS Lothian PROM.
MacMillan Cancer Support
People living with and beyond cancer are vulnerable to a number of physical, functional and psychological issues. Undertaking a holistic needs assessment (HNA) is one way to support a structured discu...
The Scottish Association for Mental Health
Stenhouse, R. & Snowden, A. (2013). Longitudinal Study of the Impact of Emotional Intelligence on Student Progression: Performance Data Year 1
Stenhouse, R., Snowden, A., Brown, N., Carver, H., Carver, F. & Young, J. (2013). Emotional Intelligence, Recruitment & Retention
Stenhouse, R., Carver, F., Snowden, A., Carver, H., Young, J. & Brown, N. (2013). Tracking the Impact of Emotional Intelligence of Student Progression
Snowden, A. & Young, J. (2017). A screening tool for predicting gatekeeping behaviour. Nursing Open. , 1-13. doi:10.1002/nop2.83. ISSN 2054-1058
Aim: To develop a typology and screening tool for gatekeeping behaviours by nurses responsible for recruitment in palliative care research. Design: Concurrent analysis. Method...
Snowden, A. & Telfer, I. (2017). A Patient Reported Outcome Measure of Spiritual care as delivered by Chaplains. Journal of Health Care Chaplaincy. , 1-25. doi:10.1080/08854726.2017.1279935. ISSN 0885-4726
Chaplains are employed by health organizations around the world to support patients in recognizing and addressing their spiritual needs. There is currently no generalizable me...
Snowden, A., Fitchett, G., Grossoehme, D. H., Handzo, G., Kelly, E., King, S. D. W., …Flannelly, K. J. (2017). International Study of Chaplains’ Attitudes About Research. Journal of Health Care Chaplaincy. 23(1), 34-43. doi:10.1080/08854726.2016.1250556. ISSN 0885-4726
An online survey was conducted by twelve professional chaplain
organizations to assess chaplains’ attitudes about and involvement
in research. A total of 2,092 chaplains from ...
Snowden, A., Young, J. & Fleming, M. (2016). Protocol for a mixed methods longitudinal enquiry into the impact of a community based supportive service for people affected by cancer. BMC Cancer. 16(1), 720. doi:10.1186/s12885-016-2757-4. ISSN 1471-2407
Globally, cancer rates are increasing. In Scotland, it is estimated that 2 in 5 people will develop cancer
in their lifetime. Therefore, this is crucial time to pr...
Snowden, A. & Kolb, H. (2016). Two years of unintended consequences: introducing an electronic health record system in a hospice in Scotland. Journal of Clinical Nursing. doi:10.1111/jocn.13576. ISSN 0962-1067
Aims and objectives
The aim of the study was to explore the impact of implementing an electronic health record system on staff at a Scottish hospice.
Young, J. & Snowden, A. (2016). A systematic review on the factors associated with positiveexperiences in carers of someone with cancer. European Journal of Cancer Care. ISSN 0961-5423
The aim of this review was to identify the factors associated with positive experiences in
non-professional carers of someone with a cancer diagnosis. A systematic search of t...
Stenhouse, R., Snowden, A., Young, J., Carver, F., Carver, H. & Brown, N. (2016). Do emotional intelligence and previous caring experience influence student nurse performance? A comparative analysis. Nurse Education Today. 43, 1-9. doi:10.1016/j.nedt.2016.04.015. ISSN 0260-6917
Background: Reports of poor nursing care have focused attention on values based selection
of candidates onto nursing programmes. Values based selection lacks clarity and valid...
Snowden, A. & Fleming, M. (2015). Validation of the electronic Holistic Needs Assessment. SpringerPlus. 4, 623. doi:10.1186/s40064-015-1401-0. ISSN 2193-1801
Macmillan Cancer Support UK have developed an electronic Holistic Needs Assessment (eHNA) to: (1) help people living with cancer express all their needs, (2) help those helpin...
Snowden, A., Stenhouse, R., Young, J., Carver, H., Carver, F. & Brown, N. (2014). The relationship between emotional intelligence, previous caring experience and mindfulness in student nurses and midwives: a cross sectional analysis. Nurse Education Today. 35, 152-158. doi:10.1016/j.nedt.2014.09.004. ISSN 0260-6917
Background: Emotional Intelligence (EI), previous caring experience and mindfulness training may have a
positive impact on nurse education. More evidence is needed to support ...
The PhD project will explore the relationship between area deprivation and self-reported health in UK Nurses. I aim to assess the presence and extent of ...