Affiliation: University of Melbourne
- Evidence-based practice in Australia: an unremitting challenge for quality!Tracey Bucknall
University of Melbourne, Carlton, Victoria, Australia
Worldviews Evid Based Nurs 1:85-7. 2004
- Nurses' reassessment of postoperative pain after analgesic administrationTracey Bucknall
School of Nursing, Faculty of Medicine, Dentistry and Health Sciences, The University of Melbourne, Level 1, 723 Swanston Street, Carlton, Victoria, Australia 3053
Clin J Pain 23:1-7. 2007..To identify when and how nurses reassess patients' pain after analgesic administration in the postoperative context...
- The clinical landscape of critical care: nurses' decision-makingTracey Bucknall
Victorian Centre for Nursing Practice Research, School of Nursing, University of Melbourne, Carlton, Victoria, Australia
J Adv Nurs 43:310-9. 2003..The few studies that have examined environmental influences have tended not to study real decisions in the dynamic and complex clinical environment...
- Knowledge transfer and utilization: implications for home healthcare pain managementTracey Bucknall
J Healthc Qual 28:12-9. 2006..This article summarizes key lessons from translation science and examines the implications for the organization and delivery of home healthcare. The implementation of pain management guidelines is used as an example...
- Nurses' strategies for managing pain in the postoperative settingElizabeth Manias
School of Nursing, Faculty of Medicine, Dentistry and Health Sciences, University of Melbourne, 723 Swanston Street, Carlton, Victoria 3053, Australia
Pain Manag Nurs 6:18-29. 2005..This research, which portrays what happens in actual clinical practice, has facilitated the identification of new data that were not evident from other research studies...
- Assessment of patient pain in the postoperative contextElizabeth Manias
School of Nursing, University of Melbourne
West J Nurs Res 26:751-69. 2004..The study identified how nurses' prioritization of work demands created barriers in conducting timely and comprehensive pain assessment decisions...
- Patients' decision-making strategies for managing postoperative painElizabeth Manias
University of Melbourne, School of Nursing, Carlton, Victoria, Australia
J Pain 7:428-37. 2006..Because increased pain levels can be associated with fear, patients could have been unwilling to speak with nurses to discuss their need for pain relief...
- The problem of postoperative pain: issues for future researchMari Botti
Alfred Deakin Nursing Research Centre, School of Nursing, Faculty of Health and Behavioural Sciences, Deakin University, 221 Burwood Highway, Burwood, Victoria 3125, Australia
Int J Nurs Pract 10:257-63. 2004..It limits our understanding of why pain continues despite ongoing research and it does not enable evaluation of clinical strategies to improve pain decision-making and pain outcomes for patients...
- Sedation management in Australian and New Zealand intensive care units: doctors' and nurses' practices and opinionsMark O'Connor
Intensive Care Unit, Alfred Hospital, Prahran, Victoria, Australia
Am J Crit Care 19:285-95. 2010....
- Observation of pain assessment and management--the complexities of clinical practiceElizabeth Manias
School of Postgraduate Nursing, Faculty of Medicine, Dentistry and Health Sciences, University of Melbourne, Carlton, Victoria, Australia
J Clin Nurs 11:724-33. 2002..This knowledge may form the basis for developing and evaluating strategic intervention programmes that analyse nurses' management of postoperative pain and, in particular, their administration of opioid analgesics...
- International variations in outcomes from sedation protocol research: where are we at and where do we go from here?Mark O'Connor
Alfred Hospital Intensive Care Unit, Prahran, Victoria, Australia
Intensive Crit Care Nurs 26:189-95. 2010..Also, the monitoring of important clinical factors is discussed so that clinicians can assess the impact upon patients of changes to sedation management practices within their own ICU...
- A critical review of daily sedation interruption in the intensive care unitMark O'Connor
Alfred Hospital Intensive Care Unit, School of Nursing, The University of Melbourne, Carlton, Victoria, Australia
J Clin Nurs 18:1239-49. 2009..Daily sedation interruption (DSI) has been proposed as a method of improving sedation management of critically ill patients by reducing the adverse effects of continuous sedation infusions...
- Sparking a change to evidence-based practice in health care organizationsBernadette Mazurek Melnyk
Worldviews Evid Based Nurs 1:83-4. 2004
- Pain assessment in critical care: what have we learnt from researchKathleen Shannon
The University of Melbourne and Melbourne Private Hospital, Royal Parade, Parkville, Vic, Australia
Intensive Crit Care Nurs 19:154-62. 2003..Importantly, critical care nurses need to not only be aware of research-based pain management practices, but also lead the way in implementation and continuous evaluation as a measure of decreasing patient pain in the future...
- The effects of time pressure and experience on nurses' risk assessment decisions: a signal detection analysisCarl Thompson
Department of Health Sciences, University of York, UK
Nurs Res 57:302-11. 2008..Time pressure and, occasionally, suboptimal assessment decisions are features of nursing in acute care...
- Carrots, sticks and sermons: is feedback the answer to changing clinicians' behavior?Tracey Bucknall
Worldviews Evid Based Nurs 4:177-8. 2007
- Staff perceptions on the use of a sedation protocol in the intensive care settingR Louise Rose
Division of Nursing, RMIT University, Bundoora West Campus, Melbourne VIC
Aust Crit Care 17:151-9. 2004..Further studies addressing protocol implementation for clinical interventions are warranted in other ICU settings...
- A gaze through the lens of decision theory toward knowledge translation scienceTracey Bucknall
Deakin University, Australia
Nurs Res 56:S60-6. 2007..The article concludes with a discussion on the implications for knowledge translation when viewed through the lens of decision science...
- Challenges of pain management for the 21st centuryKate Seers
J Adv Nurs 55:4-6. 2006
- Is using an evidence-based clinical management tool sufficient for implementing evidence-based practice?Tracey Bucknall
Worldviews Evid Based Nurs 3:137-8. 2006
- Prescribing organizational change--what works for whom?Louise Locock
Worldviews Evid Based Nurs 1:203-5. 2004
- Integrating patient involvment in treatment decisionsTracey Bucknall
Worldviews Evid Based Nurs 1:151-3. 2004