Search for a surname in the box below and then click "Search" to search for Staff.
Christie, J. A. A collaborative inquiry to explore a multidisciplinary approach to developing practice in hip fracture care. (Thesis)
Hip fracture is a common, serious and well-defined injury which requires early surgical fixation, medical care and rehabilitation. Standards for its prevention and ...
Scott, J. A., Pollock, C., Conlon, M. M. M. & Miller, L. (2012). An exploration of the interpretation and application of the Due Regard Principle in Practice learning. Scotland: NHS Scotland
This is the second stage of a project on ‘Due Regard’. Project one explored and investigated Due
Regard in practice in Scotland. Project two (this project) evaluated a pilot o...
Burns, S. A. Perceptions and experiences of Practice Nurses and Health Care Assistants following the introduction of the HCA role into General Practice. (Thesis). Edinburgh Napier University. Retrieved from http://researchrepository.napier.ac.uk/id/eprint/5685
A longitudinal constructivist grounded theory study was undertaken in Scotland with the aim of exploring the on-going perceptions and experiences of HCAs and PNs withinGeneral...
Adamson, E., Cook, F., Crowther, C., Dewar, B., Donaldson, J. H., Gloag, A., …Waugh, A. (2012). Leadership in Compassionate Care: Executive Summary- Enhancing patient care by promoting compassionate practice. Edinburgh, Scotland: NHS Lothian/Edinburgh Napier University
The Leadership in Compassionate Care
Programme (LCCP) commenced in 2007 as a
three year programme of work. Initial funding
was received from a private benefactor
and the two o...
Willis, D. An ethnographic exploration of the influences around participation in breast screening for women with learning disabilities. (Thesis)
Greater longevity means that many more women with learning disabilities (LD) are becoming eligible to participate in the NHS Breast Cancer Screening Programme (NHS...
Elliott, L., Rome, A., Cameron, S., Currie, M., Pow, J. S. & Mackenzie-Baker, M. (2012). Study of the implmentation of a new community health nurse role in Scotland. Edinburgh, Scotland: Scottish Government
In 2006 the Scottish Executive began a radical and far reaching Review of Nursing in the Community (RONIC). This review proposed the absorption of district nursing, health vis...
Snowden, A., Telfer, I. & Kelly, E. (2011). Healthcare chaplaincy: the Lothian Chaplaincy Patient Reported Outcome Measure (PROM). Edinburgh, Scotland: NHS Lothian/ Snowden&Snowden Research
McInally, W. (2011). Lost in transition: Exploring how young people with cancer are transitioned from child to adult services acrossdifferent healthcare systems. Edinburgh, Scotland: Florence Nightingale Foundation/ Edinburgh Napier University
Cancer nursing care across the United Kingdom over the past 20 years has dramatically improved for children and young people with cancer (Department of Health 2007). Today aro...
Kyle, R. G., Culbard, B., Gray, N. M. & Hubbard, G. (2011). Employment Conversations: understanding the impact of cancer on work. Edinburgh, Scotland: Macmillan Cancer Support/ Scottish Centre for Healthy Working Lives.
Vocational Rehabilitation (VR) exists to support people living with illness manage the impact of ill-health on work. But, there are few VR services to specifically support peo...
Kydonaki, C. (. Decision-making processes of weaning from mechanical ventilation. A comparative ethnographic insight into the dynamics of the decision-making environment. (Thesis). University of Edinburgh. Retrieved from http://researchrepository.napier.ac.uk/id/eprint/9453
This was a qualitative work that aimed to understand in depth nurses’ decision-making process when reducing mechanical ventilatory support in critically ill patients, a routin...
Dewar, B. Caring about caring: an appreciative inquiry about compasssionate relationship centred care. (Thesis)
Compassionate caring and dignity are key priorities in current policy and research agendas and are central to the quality of experience for patients, famil...
Stoddart, K., Bugge, C., Shepherd, A. & Farquharson, B. (2011). The experience of SCN/M in relation to the implementation of 'Leading Better Care' and their views about the impacts upon patient care, themselves and colleagues: Final Report to NHS Forth Valley: August 2011. Stirling, Scotland: NHS Forth Valley
Black, P., Gray Brunton, C., Kennedy, C., Campbell, K., & Nicol, J. (2011). Evaluation of the role of the Advanced Nurse Practitioner within an Integrated Specialist Palliative Care Service
Parkes, T., Coull, A., Stoddart, B. & Gray, S. (2011). Evaluation of Non-Medical Nurse Prescribing within NHS Fife Addictions Services. NHS Fife
No abstract available.
McLean, S. Optimal treatment of patients with Acute Coronary Syndrome and the evolutionary role of nurses and allied health professionals. (Thesis). Edinburgh Napier University. Retrieved from http://researchrepository.napier.ac.uk/id/eprint/4415
Heart disease is a serious problem for both the individual and society at large. It
takes many lives. As an acute cardiac nurse I have spent the bulk of my clinical