A qualitative and quantitative study of registered and student nurses' educational experiences, knowledge and attitudes regarding sleep promotion in hospital.
McIntosh, A. E. A qualitative and quantitative study of registered and student nurses' educational experiences, knowledge and attitudes regarding sleep promotion in hospital. (Thesis)
Edinburgh Napier University. Retrieved from http://researchrepository.napier.ac.uk/id/eprint/6886
Introduction. The literature shows that nurses have an important role to play in sleep
promotion. There is a lack of literature which has set out to investigate what nurses
A longitudinal building fabric and energy performance analysis of two homes built to different energy principles
Bros-Williamsom, J., Garnier, C., & Currie, J. I. (2016)
A longitudinal building fabric and energy performance analysis of two homes built to different energy principles. Energy and Buildings, 130, 578-591. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.enbuild.2016.08.052
This paper reports on the building performance monitoring and annual energy demand of two homes built side-by-side over an occupancy period of three years. The study compares ...
Enhancing the tourist heritage experience through "In-Situ" customisable, 3D printed souvenirs.
Anastasiadou, C., Foster, S. V. & Calder, L. (2014)
Enhancing the tourist heritage experience through "In-Situ" customisable, 3D printed souvenirs. ISBN 978-90-9029477-3
This research set out to investigate whether technological innovations in design and the personalisation
of tourist souvenirs through 3D printing, could offer opportunities to...
Development of the talent development environment questionnaire for sport
Martindale, R. J. J., Collins, D., Wang, J. C. K., McNeill, M., Lee, K. S., Sproule, J., & Westbury, T. (2010)
Development of the talent development environment questionnaire for sport. Journal of Sports Sciences, 28, 1209-1221. https://doi.org/10.1080/02640414.2010.495993
As sporting challenge at the elite level becomes ever harder, maximizing effectiveness of the talent development pathway is crucial. Reflecting this need, this paper describes...
Densification and urban compaction: reinforcing the drive for sustainability.
Cooper, J. A., Donegan, K. S., Ryley, T. J., Smyth, A. & Granzow, E. (2002)
Densification and urban compaction: reinforcing the drive for sustainability. Transportation research record. 1817, 102-109. doi:10.3141/1817-13. ISSN 0361-1981
The consumer response to sustainable development initiatives provided the focus for a series of research projects undertaken at the Transport Research Institute at Napier Univ...
In search of inhospitable knowledge.
Skokic, V., Lynch, P., & Morrison, A. (2016)
In search of inhospitable knowledge. Hospitality and Society, 6(1), 31-54. https://doi.org/10.1386/hosp.6.1.31_1
The aim of this article is to discuss the key issues which have had significant influence on a PhD research student journey from positivism to interpretivism and the subsequen...
An investigation of hotel property renovation.
Hassanien, A. (2007)
An investigation of hotel property renovation. Property Management. 25, 209-224. doi:10.1108/02637470710753602. ISSN 0263-7472
The purpose of this paper is to present an empirically-based insight into the practice and perception of architects, interior designers and building contractors who make up th...
Culture change in care homes: a literature review.
Wild, D., & Kydd, A. (2016)
Culture change in care homes: a literature review. Nursing Older People, 28(7), 35-39. https://doi.org/10.7748/nop.2016.e789
This article is the first of a two-part series that explores a programme of culture change in care homes. A UK care home company sought the authors’ expertise to design and fa...
Creativity work environment: do UK advertising agencies have one?
Ensor, J., Pirrie, A. & Band, C. (2006)
Creativity work environment: do UK advertising agencies have one?. European Journal of Innovation Management. 9, 258-268. doi:10.1108/14601060610678130. ISSN 1460-1060
Purpose ? The aim of the present study is to identify whether the work environment of advertising agencies display the key elements (both positive and negative) of the concept...
Design challenges in motivating change for sustainable urban mobility.
Gabrielli, S., Forbes, P., Jylha, A., Wells, S., Sirén, M., Hemminki, S., …Jacucci, G. (2014)
Design challenges in motivating change for sustainable urban mobility. Computers in human behavior, 41, 416-423. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.chb.2014.05.026
In recent years, the design and deployment of persuasive interventions for inducing sustainable urban mobility behaviors has become a very active research field, leveraging on...