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Reflections about experiences of compassionate care from award winning undergraduate nurses – What, so what … now what?

Journal Article
Smith, S., James, A., Brogan, A., Adamson, E., & Gentleman, M. (2016)
Reflections about experiences of compassionate care from award winning undergraduate nurses – What, so what … now what?. Journal of Compassionate Health Care, 3(6), https://doi.org/10.1186/s40639-016-0023-x
Background From 2007 until 2012 Edinburgh Napier University’s School of Nursing Midwifery and Social Care in conjunction with NHS Lothian, collaborated on a programme of actio...

Difficulty in eye drop administration for people with rheumatoid arthritis

Journal Article
Adamson, E., & Kendall, G. (2016)
Difficulty in eye drop administration for people with rheumatoid arthritis. British Journal of Occupational Therapy, 79(9), 550-556. https://doi.org/10.1177/0308022616643101
Introduction: Many people require eye drops administered daily, yet many do not instil them as prescribed. This can be due to physical difficulty managing the delivery device ...

Evaluating assessment and feedback practice within nursing and midwifery programmes using TESTA

Journal Article
Adamson, E., & Webster, B. (2015)
Evaluating assessment and feedback practice within nursing and midwifery programmes using TESTA. Edinburgh Napier University Teaching Fellows Journal, Spring 2015,
No abstract available.

Compassionate Care: Student nurses' learning through reflection and the use of story

Journal Article
Adamson, E., & Dewar, B. (2015)
Compassionate Care: Student nurses' learning through reflection and the use of story. Nurse Education in Practice, 15(3), 155-161. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.nepr.2014.08.002
Introduction Current concern in health care about delivering care that is compassionate has important implications for how compassion is taught and made explicit in nurse edu...

Clarifying misconceptions about compassionate care

Journal Article
Dewar, B., Adamson, E., Smith, S., Surfleet, J., & King, L. (2013)
Clarifying misconceptions about compassionate care. Journal of Advanced Nursing, 70, 1738-1747. https://doi.org/10.1111/jan.12322
Aim To discuss the meaning of compassionate care as it applies to staff, patients and families in health and social care settings, its application to practice and how organiza...

Lessons in compassion.

Journal Article
Adamson, E. (2013)
Lessons in compassion. Nursing Standard, 27, 64-64. https://doi.org/10.7748/ns2013.07.27.48.64.s56
A study of what patients see as compassionate care can guide nursing students on placement.

Compassion into action

Journal Article
Adamson, E. (2013)
Compassion into action. Nursing Standard,
The findings from a three-year research project show that compassionate care is not only good for patients but can improve satisfaction for staff.

A 'good death' at home: community nurses helping to make it possible

Journal Article
Adamson, E., & Cruickshank, S. (2013)
A 'good death' at home: community nurses helping to make it possible. British Journal of Community Nursing, 18, 40-42
The number of people dying at home rather than in a hospital is increasing, albeit slowly. This coincides with a growing emphasis across the UK to increase choice and enable i...

Using syringe drivers in palliative care within a rural, community setting: capturing the whole experience

Journal Article
Cruickshank, S., Adamson, E., Logan, J., & Brackenridge, K. (2010)
Using syringe drivers in palliative care within a rural, community setting: capturing the whole experience. International Journal of Palliative Nursing, 16, 126-32
The aim of this research was to understand how the introduction of a syringe driver, which is considered routine practice in many palliative care settings, impacted on patient...

Conference report.

Journal Article
Adamson, E. (2010)
Conference report. Teaching fellows journal.. ISSN 2050-9995