Blakey, E. P., & O'Connor, S. (2017). Harnessing the power of social media in older adult nursing. International Journal of Older People Nursing, 12(4), doi:10.1111/opn.12177. ISSN 1748-3735
No abstract available.
Kydd, A., Skela Savic, B., Touzery, S., Galatsch, M., Schmidt, S., Bouchart, D., …Ito, M. (2011). Factors Affecting the Professional Esteem of Gerontology Health Care Professionals - Results of Four Countries.
Kydd, A. & Fleming, A. (2017). Prescribing for the Oldest Old. Journal of Palliative Care & Medicine. 7(5 (supp.))doi:10.4172/2165-7386-C1-010. ISSN 2165-7386
Given the global increase in people over the age of 85, there is a growing body of literature looking at treating the oldest old. However much of this work is confined to the...
Goodbrand, J. A., Hughes, L. D., Cochrane, L., Donnan, P. T., McGilchrist, M., Frost, H., …Witham, M. D. (2017). Association between bisphosphonate therapy and outcomes from rehabilitation in older people. Archives of Gerontology and Geriatrics. 70, 195-200. doi:10.1016/j.archger.2017.01.017. ISSN 0167-4943
Background Bisphosphonate therapy may have actions beyond bone, including effects on cardiovascular, immune and muscle function. We tested whether bisphosphonate treatment is...
Doyle, E. M., Sloan, J. M., Goodbrand, J., McMurdo, M. E. T., Donnan, P. T., McGilchrist, M., …Witham, M. D. (2015). The Relationship Between Renal Function, Physical Function and Survival In Older Patients Discharged From Inpatient Rehabilitation. Age and ageing, 44(suppl 1), (i11-i11). doi:10.1093/ageing/afv031.01. ISSN 0002-0729
Kydd, A., Touhy, T., Newman, D., Fagerberg, I. & Engstrom, G. (2014). Attitudes towards caring for older people in Scotland, Sweden and the United States: Angela Kydd and colleagues compare data from three countries to assess what staff think about working in the specialty. Nursing Older People. 26(2), 33-40. doi:10.7748/nop2014.02.26.2.33.e547. ISSN 1472-0795
Aim To explore the attitudes of nurses and nursing
students in Scotland, Sweden and the US towards
working with older people.
Method This quantitative study used the 20-item
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. ISSN 1365-2702
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 ...
Goodbrand, J., Hughes, L., McMurdo, M., Donnan, P., Frost, H., McGilchrist, M., …Witham, M. (2013). Association between bisphosphonate therapy and rehabilitation outcomes in older people. European Geriatric Medicine, 4(Supplement 1), (S106-S107). doi:10.1016/j.eurger.2013.07.349. ISSN 1878-7649
Kydd, A., Wild, D. & Nelson, S. (2013). Attitudes towards caring for older people: findings and recommendations for practice: In the second part of this article, Angela Kydd and colleagues compare data from two studies to gauge if there has been a change in opinion over a decade. Nursing Older People. 25(4), 21-28. doi:10.7748/nop2013.05.25.4.21.e769part2. ISSN 1472-0795
Aim To investigate the attitudes of healthcare professionals towards working with older people, including their perception of how other professionals perceived their work in g...
Kydd, A. & Wild, D. (2013). Attitudes towards caring for older people: literature review and methodology: In the first of two articles, Angela Kydd and Deidre Wild discuss how the specialty could be made a more desirable career choice. Nursing Older People. 25(3), 22-27. doi:10.7748/nop2013.04.25.3.22.e769. ISSN 1472-0795
Care of older people is often referred to as a ‘Cinderella’ service and is not seen as an attractive career option in health care, but with the global population continuing to...
Bailey, K. A., Baker, J., Spassiani, N. A. & Meisner, B. A. (2012). Gatekeepers of Gerontological Research: A Pilot Study Investigating Factors Influencing Research Compliance. Research on Aging. 34(5), 499-506. doi:10.1177/0164027512444290. ISSN 0164-0275
Gerontological studies note research noncompliance as a limitation of their results; however, few investigations focus on ways to minimize noncompliance.
Additionally, older a...
Frost, H., Haw, S., & Frank, J. (2011). Interventions in community settings that prevent or delay disablement and promote healthy ageing in later life. Age and ageing, 40(Supplement 2), (ii28). doi:10.1093/ageing/afr099. ISSN 0002-0729
Touhy, T. A., Kydd, A., Fagerberg, I. & Engstrom, G. (2011). International Collaboration in Gerontological Nursing. Journal of gerontological nursing. 37(3), 3-4. doi:10.3928/00989134-20110203-99. ISSN 1938-243X
The world stands on the threshold of a demographic revolution called global aging. We live in a global world where people travel for holidays and work; for some, migration is ...
Kydd, A. (2011). Theris A. Touhy, DNP, CNS. Journal of gerontological nursing. 37(3), 7-9. doi:10.3928/00989134-20110201-05. ISSN 1938-243X
Dr. Theris Touhy is currently a Professor of Nursing in the Christine E. Lynn College of Nursing at Florida Atlantic University (FAU). Terri, as she likes to be known, has mad...
Psycharakis, S. (2010). A longitudinal analysis on the validity and reliability of ratings of perceived exertion for elite swimmers. Journal of Strength and Conditioning Research. 25, 420-426. doi:10.1519/JSC.0b013e3181bff58c. ISSN 1064-8011
The purpose of this study was to examine longitudinally the reliability and validity of ratings of perceived exertion (RPE) for monitoring exercise intensity in elite swimmers...