Karen Leigh Edward

Summary

Affiliation: Australian Catholic University
Country: Australia

Publications

  1. doi request reprint Nursing care of clients treated with atypical antipsychotics who have a risk of developing metabolic instability and/or type 2 diabetes
    Karen Leigh Edward
    Centre for Nursing Research, Australian Catholic University, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
    Arch Psychiatr Nurs 24:46-53. 2010
  2. doi request reprint Mental illness and substance use: an Australian perspective
    Ian Munro
    School of Nursing, Deakin University, Melbourne Campus, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
    Int J Ment Health Nurs 17:255-60. 2008
  3. doi request reprint The burden of care of gay male carers caring for men living with HIV/AIDS
    Ian Munro
    Facility of Medicine, Nursing and Health Science School of Nursing Peninsula Campus, Monash University, Victoria, Australia
    Am J Mens Health 4:287-96. 2010
  4. ncbi request reprint A theoretical discussion about the clinical value of phenomenology for nurses
    Karen Leigh Edward
    Australian and New Zealand College of Nurses and Mental Health Interuniversity Research Group, Bundoora, Victoria, Australia
    Holist Nurs Pract 20:235-8. 2006
  5. ncbi request reprint Evidence-based mental health nursing in Australia: our history and our future
    Philip Warelow
    Deakin University, Geelong, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
    Int J Ment Health Nurs 16:57-61. 2007
  6. doi request reprint The lived experience of gay men caring for others with HIV/AIDS: resilient coping skills
    Ian Munro
    School of Nursing, Deakin University, Burwood, Victoria, Australia
    Int J Nurs Pract 14:122-8. 2008
  7. ncbi request reprint Caring as a resilient practice in mental health nursing
    Philip Warelow
    School of Nursing and Midwifery, Deakin University, Geelong, Victoria, Australia
    Int J Ment Health Nurs 16:132-5. 2007
  8. doi request reprint Nursing considerations for dual diagnosis in mental health
    Karen Leigh Edward
    Australian Catholic University, Centre for Nursing Research, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
    Int J Nurs Pract 15:74-9. 2009
  9. ncbi request reprint Burnout in the caring nurse: learning resilient behaviours
    Karen Leigh Edward
    Deakin University, Victoria, Australia
    Br J Nurs 16:240-2. 2007
  10. doi request reprint Service integration for the dually diagnosed
    Karen Leigh Edward
    Australian Catholic University, Fitzroy MDC, VIC 3065, Australia
    Aust J Prim Health 18:17-22. 2012

Detail Information

Publications12

  1. doi request reprint Nursing care of clients treated with atypical antipsychotics who have a risk of developing metabolic instability and/or type 2 diabetes
    Karen Leigh Edward
    Centre for Nursing Research, Australian Catholic University, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
    Arch Psychiatr Nurs 24:46-53. 2010
    ..The importance of such a discussion is to provide both the novice and the experienced nurse with additional knowledge of this current health issue with which to inform their nursing practice...
  2. doi request reprint Mental illness and substance use: an Australian perspective
    Ian Munro
    School of Nursing, Deakin University, Melbourne Campus, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
    Int J Ment Health Nurs 17:255-60. 2008
    ..Improved education to enhance the assessment and diagnosis of this client group is also considered essential for clinicians in both mental health and alcohol and drugs services...
  3. doi request reprint The burden of care of gay male carers caring for men living with HIV/AIDS
    Ian Munro
    Facility of Medicine, Nursing and Health Science School of Nursing Peninsula Campus, Monash University, Victoria, Australia
    Am J Mens Health 4:287-96. 2010
    ..This Australian 2002 research investigated the caregiver burden of HIV/AIDS on the gay male carers of gay men with the disease...
  4. ncbi request reprint A theoretical discussion about the clinical value of phenomenology for nurses
    Karen Leigh Edward
    Australian and New Zealand College of Nurses and Mental Health Interuniversity Research Group, Bundoora, Victoria, Australia
    Holist Nurs Pract 20:235-8. 2006
    ..Nursing is based on the understanding of patients' personal experiences and their responses to their illness. Phenomenological methodology utilizes the patient's own language to reflect meanings embedded in their health experience...
  5. ncbi request reprint Evidence-based mental health nursing in Australia: our history and our future
    Philip Warelow
    Deakin University, Geelong, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
    Int J Ment Health Nurs 16:57-61. 2007
    ..This blending of past knowledge with contemporary inquiry can offer depth in mental health nursing practices by forming a context for practice for the beginning nurse practitioner...
  6. doi request reprint The lived experience of gay men caring for others with HIV/AIDS: resilient coping skills
    Ian Munro
    School of Nursing, Deakin University, Burwood, Victoria, Australia
    Int J Nurs Pract 14:122-8. 2008
    ..The research also gives rise to recommendations for practice and educational contexts in terms of the support and care considerations for persons living with HIV/AIDS and their carers...
  7. ncbi request reprint Caring as a resilient practice in mental health nursing
    Philip Warelow
    School of Nursing and Midwifery, Deakin University, Geelong, Victoria, Australia
    Int J Ment Health Nurs 16:132-5. 2007
    ..This has implications for improved consumer outcomes through role-modelling and educational processes, but also may hold implications in supporting a strong workforce in mental health...
  8. doi request reprint Nursing considerations for dual diagnosis in mental health
    Karen Leigh Edward
    Australian Catholic University, Centre for Nursing Research, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
    Int J Nurs Pract 15:74-9. 2009
    ..This requires mental health nurses to have skills in substance use detection and knowledge of potential care implications for the client in the context of their substance use...
  9. ncbi request reprint Burnout in the caring nurse: learning resilient behaviours
    Karen Leigh Edward
    Deakin University, Victoria, Australia
    Br J Nurs 16:240-2. 2007
    ..The authors believe that this process can be achieved through existing hospital professional development processes, for example supervision, reflective practice, in-service education and other forms of professional development...
  10. doi request reprint Service integration for the dually diagnosed
    Karen Leigh Edward
    Australian Catholic University, Fitzroy MDC, VIC 3065, Australia
    Aust J Prim Health 18:17-22. 2012
    ..These case studies reflect how cooperation and cross-referral between services, as well as effective management of dual diagnosis clients by suitably qualified staff can produce benefits to clients who use the service...
  11. doi request reprint Recovering from an acute cardiac event--the relationship between depression and life satisfaction
    Karen N Page
    Centre for Nursing Research, Australian Catholic University, St Vincent s Public Hospital, Fitzroy, Vic, Australia
    J Clin Nurs 19:736-43. 2010
    ..This study sought to measure the rates and trajectory of depression over six months following admission for an acute cardiac event and describe the relationship between depression and life satisfaction...
  12. doi request reprint The phenomenon of resilience as described by adults who have experienced mental illness
    Karen Leigh Edward
    Centre for Nursing Research, Australian Catholic University, St Vincent s Public Hospital, Victoria, Australia
    J Adv Nurs 65:587-95. 2009
    ..This paper is a report of a study to explore the phenomenon of resilience in the lives of adult patients of mental health services who have experienced mental illness...