Dawkes, S., Smith, G., Raeside, R., Elliott, L., & Donaldson, J. (2016). Angina Management is Poor After Percutaneous Coronary Intervention. Canadian Journal of Cardiology, 32(10), (S318-S319). doi:10.1016/j.cjca.2016.07.548. ISSN 0828-282X
Self-management of coronary heart disease (CHD) is critical after elective percutaneous coronary intervention (PCI). While elective PCIs should reduce patients’ stable angina ...
Nugent, L. E., Carson, M., Zammitt, N. N., Smith, G. D., & Wallston, K. A. (2015). Health value & perceived control over health: behavioural constructs to support Type 2 diabetes self-management in clinical practice. Journal of Clinical Nursing, 24(15-16), 2201-2210. doi:10.1111/jocn.12878
Aims and objectives
To explore health value and perceived control over health in relation to self-management behaviours in adults with Type 2 diabetes mellitus.
Yang, F., Bao, J., Huang, X., Guo, Q., & Smith, G. (2015). Measurement of resilience in Chinese older people: Measurement of resilience in Chinese older people. International Nursing Review, 62(1), 130-139. doi:10.1111/inr.12168
Resilience has been identified as a personal construct that may contribute to the process of healthy ageing in older people. To date, no measurement instrument has...
Lin, S., Sung, H., Li, T., Hsieh, T., Lan, H., Perng, S., & Smith, G. D. (2014). The effects of Tai-Chi in conjunction with thera-band resistance exercise on functional fitness and muscle strength among community-based older people. Journal of Clinical Nursing, 24(9-10), (1357-1366). doi:10.1111/jocn.12751. ISSN 0962-1067
Aims and objectives
The aim of this study was to investigate the effects of Tai-Chi in conjunction with thera-band resistance exercise on functional fitness and muscle streng...
Smith, G. D. (2015). Uncovering male and female experiences of irritable bowel syndrome. Evidence-based nursing. 18(3), 75-75. doi:10.1136/eb-2014-101936. ISSN 1367-6539
Haigh, C., Smith, G. D., Gelling, L., Barnason, S. & Jackson, D. (2014). Editorial: Nursing research in the 21st century - who sets the agenda?. Journal of Clinical Nursing. 24, 889-890. doi:10.1111/jocn.12803. ISSN 0962-1067
Hu, S. X., Luk, A. L. & Smith, G. D. (2014). The effects of hazardous working conditions on burnout in Macau nurses. International Journal of Nursing Sciences. 2, 86-92. doi:10.1016/j.ijnss.2015.01.006. ISSN 2352-0132
To examine the effects of various hazardous factors in working environments on burnout in a cohort of clinical nurses in Macau.
A cross–sectional survey w...
Smith, G. D. (2014). Use of guar gum in the management of irritable bowel syndrome. Gastrointestinal Nursing, 12(9), 11-12. doi:10.12968/gasn.2014.12.9.11
Smith, G. D., Haigh, C., & Jackson, D. (2014). Editorial: Ensuring standards in publication ethics. Journal of Clinical Nursing, 24(1-2), (1-3). doi:10.1111/jocn.12687. ISSN 0962-1067
Smith, G. D., Haigh, C., & Jackson, D. (2014). Editorial: Coping with publication ethics. Journal of Clinical Nursing, 23(23-24), (3293-3295). doi:10.1111/jocn.12686. ISSN 0962-1067
Wu, M., Sung, H., Lee, W., & Smith, G. D. (2015). The effects of light therapy on depression and sleep disruption in older adults in a long-term care facility: Light therapy for older adults with depression. International Journal of Nursing Practice, 21(5), (653-659). doi:10.1111/ijn.12307. ISSN 1322-7114
This study aims to evaluate the effect of light therapy on depression and sleep disruption in older adults residing in a long‐term care facility. Psychological morbidity is a ...
Kean, S., & Smith, G. D. (2014). Editorial: Surviving critical illness: Intensive care and beyond. Journal of Clinical Nursing, 23(5-6), 603-604. doi:10.1111/jocn.12555
Smith, G. D. (2013). Using chamomile for the treatment of irritable bowel syndrome. Gastrointestinal Nursing, 11(8), 11-12. doi:10.12968/gasn.2013.11.8.11
The use of complementary and
alternative medicine (CAM) for the
management of gastrointestinal
symptoms is becoming increasingly
popular across the world. Several herbal
Yang, F., Smith, G. D., & Liu, X. (2014). Content validity of the Chinese version of resilience scale for older people. Journal of Clinical Nursing, 23(13-14), 2077-2079. doi:10.1111/jocn.12349
Aims and objectives
To forward- and backward-translate the English version ofthe Resilience Scale for use in Chinese older people and toaddress the equivalence of the content ...
Smith, G. D. (2013). Inflammatory bowel disease in older people. Gastrointestinal Nursing, 11(6), 31-35. doi:10.12968/gasn.2013.11.6.31
The physiological process of ageing can lead to a number of health challenges, including a deterioration of gastrointestinal functions and increase in digestive disorders. The...