T A Dwyer

Summary

Affiliation: Central Queensland University
Country: Australia

Publications

  1. pmc The development of an internet-based outpatient cardiac rehabilitation intervention: a Delphi study
    Corneel Vandelanotte
    Centre for Physical Activity Studies, Institute for Health and Social Sciences Research, Central Queensland University, Rockhampton 4702, Australia
    BMC Cardiovasc Disord 10:27. 2010
  2. ncbi request reprint Nurses' behaviour regarding CPR and the theories of reasoned action and planned behaviour
    Trudy Dwyer
    Building 18 Central Queensland University, Bruce Highway, Rockhampton 4702, Queensland, Australia
    Resuscitation 52:85-90. 2002
  3. doi request reprint Comparison of mental health nurses' attitudes towards smoking and smoking behaviour
    Trudy Dwyer
    Department of Health Innovation, Central Queensland University, Rockhampton, Queensland, Australia
    Int J Ment Health Nurs 18:424-33. 2009
  4. doi request reprint Public support for anti-smoking legislation varies with smoking status
    Trudy Dwyer
    Department of Sciences, Engineering and Health, Central Queensland University, Rockhampton, Queensland, Australia
    Aust J Rural Health 16:231-6. 2008
  5. doi request reprint Psychological factors inhibit family members' confidence to initiate CPR
    Trudy Dwyer
    Faculty of Science Health and Engineering, Central Queensland University, Australia
    Prehosp Emerg Care 12:157-61. 2008
  6. ncbi request reprint In-hospital use of automated external defibrillators does not improve survival
    Trudy A Dwyer
    Institute Health and Social Science Research, School Nursing and Midwifery, Rockhampton CQUniversity Australia, Queensland 4700, Australia
    Aust Crit Care 24:210-2. 2011
  7. ncbi request reprint Nurse-initiated defibrillation? Reality or rhetoric
    Trudy Dwyer
    Nursing and Health Studies, Central Queensland University, Rockhampton, Queensland, Australia
    Nurs Crit Care 12:270-7. 2007
  8. ncbi request reprint Evaluation of the 12-hour shift trial in a regional intensive care unit
    Trudy Dwyer
    Nursing and Health Studies, Central Queensland University and Intensive Care Unit, Rockhampton Hospital, Rockhampton, Australia
    J Nurs Manag 15:711-20. 2007
  9. ncbi request reprint The benefits and use of shock advisory defibrillators in hospitals
    Trudy Dwyer
    School of Nursing and Health Studies, Central Queensland University, Rockhampton, Queensland, Australia
    Int J Nurs Pract 10:86-92. 2004
  10. ncbi request reprint Defibrillation beliefs of rural nurses: focus group discussions guided by the Theory of Planned Behaviour
    T A Dwyer
    Central Queensland University, Rockhampton, Queensland, Australia
    Rural Remote Health 5:322. 2005

Collaborators

Detail Information

Publications24

  1. pmc The development of an internet-based outpatient cardiac rehabilitation intervention: a Delphi study
    Corneel Vandelanotte
    Centre for Physical Activity Studies, Institute for Health and Social Sciences Research, Central Queensland University, Rockhampton 4702, Australia
    BMC Cardiovasc Disord 10:27. 2010
    ..Only a very limited number of Internet-based OCR programs have been developed and evaluated. Therefore, the purpose of this study was to identify issues that are relevant to the development of an Internet-based OCR intervention...
  2. ncbi request reprint Nurses' behaviour regarding CPR and the theories of reasoned action and planned behaviour
    Trudy Dwyer
    Building 18 Central Queensland University, Bruce Highway, Rockhampton 4702, Queensland, Australia
    Resuscitation 52:85-90. 2002
    ..Attitudes of individual nurses may influence the speed and level of involvement in true emergency situations. This paper uses the theories of reasoned action and planned behaviour to examine some behavioural issues with CPR involvement...
  3. doi request reprint Comparison of mental health nurses' attitudes towards smoking and smoking behaviour
    Trudy Dwyer
    Department of Health Innovation, Central Queensland University, Rockhampton, Queensland, Australia
    Int J Ment Health Nurs 18:424-33. 2009
    ..Participants who smoked perceived that their smoking status assisted in facilitating interactions with consumers (P < 0.001). The findings have implications for the health promotion activities of mental health nurses...
  4. doi request reprint Public support for anti-smoking legislation varies with smoking status
    Trudy Dwyer
    Department of Sciences, Engineering and Health, Central Queensland University, Rockhampton, Queensland, Australia
    Aust J Rural Health 16:231-6. 2008
    ..The aims of the study were to describe smoking behaviours and associations between smoking behaviour and agreement with current anti-smoking laws...
  5. doi request reprint Psychological factors inhibit family members' confidence to initiate CPR
    Trudy Dwyer
    Faculty of Science Health and Engineering, Central Queensland University, Australia
    Prehosp Emerg Care 12:157-61. 2008
    ..This study sought to better understand the psychological barriers to family-initiated CPR and to determine whether sociodemographic variables are influential...
  6. ncbi request reprint In-hospital use of automated external defibrillators does not improve survival
    Trudy A Dwyer
    Institute Health and Social Science Research, School Nursing and Midwifery, Rockhampton CQUniversity Australia, Queensland 4700, Australia
    Aust Crit Care 24:210-2. 2011
    ..Overall the authors concluded that the use of AEDs in hospitalised patients following cardiac arrest was not associated with improved survival...
  7. ncbi request reprint Nurse-initiated defibrillation? Reality or rhetoric
    Trudy Dwyer
    Nursing and Health Studies, Central Queensland University, Rockhampton, Queensland, Australia
    Nurs Crit Care 12:270-7. 2007
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  8. ncbi request reprint Evaluation of the 12-hour shift trial in a regional intensive care unit
    Trudy Dwyer
    Nursing and Health Studies, Central Queensland University and Intensive Care Unit, Rockhampton Hospital, Rockhampton, Australia
    J Nurs Manag 15:711-20. 2007
    ..Given the shortage of critical care nurses, emphasis has been placed upon improving their working lives through the implementation of flexible work hours...
  9. ncbi request reprint The benefits and use of shock advisory defibrillators in hospitals
    Trudy Dwyer
    School of Nursing and Health Studies, Central Queensland University, Rockhampton, Queensland, Australia
    Int J Nurs Pract 10:86-92. 2004
    ..This paper explores the use of automatic external defibrillators, their relationship to the associated defibrillator waveforms and the benefits of their use by registered nurses within the hospital setting...
  10. ncbi request reprint Defibrillation beliefs of rural nurses: focus group discussions guided by the Theory of Planned Behaviour
    T A Dwyer
    Central Queensland University, Rockhampton, Queensland, Australia
    Rural Remote Health 5:322. 2005
    ..The purpose of this study was to elicit a beginning understanding of the defibrillation beliefs of rural nurses...
  11. doi request reprint The 'realities' of part-time nursing: a grounded theory study
    Lynn N Jamieson
    Clinical Improvement, Central Queensland Health Service District, Rockhampton, QLD, Australia
    J Nurs Manag 16:883-92. 2008
    ..To develop a theory that explains the 'realities' of part-time nursing...
  12. ncbi request reprint The development and use of mental health triage scales in Australia
    Marc Broadbent
    Faculty of Sciences, Engineering and Health, Department of Health Innovation, Central Queensland University, Rockhampton, Queensland, Australia
    Int J Ment Health Nurs 16:413-21. 2007
    ..Consideration should be given to the introduction of a national approach to the use of a mental health triage scale in Australian emergency departments...
  13. doi request reprint Implications of excess weight on mental wellbeing
    Jodie Morris
    Institute for Health and Social Science Research, CQ University Australia, Bruce Highway, Rockhampton, Qld 4702, Australia
    Aust Health Rev 34:368-74. 2010
    ..To assess differences in perceived health-related quality of life among individuals who are normal weight, overweight and obese in the general population, with particular emphasis on mental health...
  14. doi request reprint Recognising our role: improved confidence of general nurses providing care to young people with a mental illness in a rural paediatric unit
    Lorna Moxham
    Institute for Health and Social Science Research, CQUniversity Australia, Rockhampton, QLD, Australia
    J Clin Nurs 19:1434-42. 2010
    ..To implement and evaluate strategies suggested by general nurses to improve management of children and adolescents with mental health problems admitted to a paediatric unit of a general hospital...
  15. doi request reprint Review of triage reform: the case for national consensus on a single triage scale for clients with a mental illness in Australian emergency departments
    Marc Broadbent
    Central Queensland University, Noosaville BC, QLD, Australia
    J Clin Nurs 19:712-5. 2010
    ..The aim of this paper is to examine the use of mental health triage scales in Australian emergency departments (EDs) and to explore the use of the Australasian Triage Scale (ATS) with existing mental health triage scales...
  16. doi request reprint Promoting mental health care in a rural paediatric unit through participatory action research
    Brenda Happell
    Department of Health Innovations and Institute for Health and Social Science Research, CQUniversity, Rockhampton Hospital, Rockhampton, Queensland 4701, Australia
    Aust J Rural Health 17:155-60. 2009
    ..To explore, advance and evaluate mental health practices in a rural general paediatric unit through participatory action research...
  17. doi request reprint Caring for children with complex emotional and psychological disorders: experiences of nurses in a rural paediatric unit
    Kerry Reid-Searl
    Department of Health Innovation, CQ University, Rockhampton, QLD, Australia
    J Clin Nurs 18:3441-9. 2009
    ..To explore the experiences of general nurses towards caring for children with mental health issues and to identify strategies to improve management of these children...
  18. ncbi request reprint Clinical placements for undergraduate nursing students: an educators' guide
    Kerry Reid-Searl
    School of Nursing and Health Studies, Central Queensland University, Rockhampton
    Aust Nurs J 12:21-3. 2005
  19. ncbi request reprint Development and process evaluation of an internet-based physical activity behaviour change program
    Rebekah Steele
    School of Health and Human Performance, Central Queensland University, Australia
    Patient Educ Couns 67:127-36. 2007
    ....
  20. ncbi request reprint The need for a new advanced nursing practice role for Australian adult critical care settings
    Lynn Jamieson
    Rockhampton Hospital, Rockhampton, QLD
    Aust Crit Care 15:139-45. 2002
    ..The findings of this study provide new information that makes an important contribution to further exploration of advanced nursing practice role development for Australian adult critical care settings...
  21. ncbi request reprint Using the Internet to promote physical activity: a randomized trial of intervention delivery modes
    Rebekah Steele
    Central Queensland University, Rockhampton, Queensland, Australia
    J Phys Act Health 4:245-60. 2007
    ..A growing number of the population are using the Internet for health information, such as physical activity (PA). The aim of this study was to examine the effectiveness of delivery modes for a behavior change program targeting PA...
  22. ncbi request reprint Human resource management strategies for the retention of nurses in acute care settings in hospitals in Australia
    Pamela Hogan
    Mackay Base Hospital, Mackay QLD, Australia
    Contemp Nurse 24:189-99. 2007
    ..Then why has the situation of nurse retention not improved? Possible reasons for the continued nurse shortage and the promise of strategic HRM in addressing nurse retention are discussed...
  23. ncbi request reprint Nurses' motivators to work part-time
    Lynn N Jamieson
    Central Queensland Health Service District, Queensland
    Collegian 14:13-9. 2007
    ....
  24. ncbi request reprint Smokers' and women's beliefs on the risk of children becoming smokers if parents are smokers
    Julie Bradshaw
    Aust N Z J Public Health 31:291-2. 2007