Margaret B Harrison

Summary

Affiliation: Queen's University
Country: Canada

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Quality of life of individuals with heart failure: a randomized trial of the effectiveness of two models of hospital-to-home transition
    Margaret B Harrison
    School of Nursing, Faculty of Health Sciences, Queen s University, Kingston, Ontario, Canada
    Med Care 40:271-82. 2002
  2. pmc Advancing theories, models and measurement for an interprofessional approach to shared decision making in primary care: a study protocol
    France Legare
    Research Center of the Centre Hospitalier Universitaire de Québec, Quebec, Canada
    BMC Health Serv Res 8:2. 2008
  3. pmc Leg-ulcer care in the community, before and after implementation of an evidence-based service
    Margaret B Harrison
    School of Nursing, Queen s University, Kingston, Ont
    CMAJ 172:1447-52. 2005
  4. pmc Nurse clinic versus home delivery of evidence-based community leg ulcer care: a randomized health services trial
    Margaret B Harrison
    School of Nursing, Queen s University, Kingston, Ontario, Canada
    BMC Health Serv Res 8:243. 2008
  5. ncbi request reprint Factors associated with pressure ulcers in adults in acute care hospitals
    Andrea R Fisher
    The Ottawa Hospital, Civic Campus, Ottawa, Ontario, Canada
    Adv Skin Wound Care 17:80-90. 2004
  6. ncbi request reprint Prevalence and risk of pressure ulcers in acute care following implementation of practice guidelines: annual pressure ulcer prevalence census 1994-2008
    Elizabeth G VanDenKerkhof
    School of Nursing, Queen s University, Kingston, Ontario, Canada
    J Healthc Qual 33:58-67. 2011
  7. doi request reprint Frequent emergency department use by individuals seeking mental healthcare: a systematic search and review
    Amanda Digel Vandyk
    School of Nursing, Queen s University, Kingston, Ontario, Canada
    Arch Psychiatr Nurs 27:171-8. 2013
  8. pmc Guideline adaptation and implementation planning: a prospective observational study
    Margaret B Harrison
    School of Nursing, Queen s University, 78 Barrie Street, Kingston, Ontario, K7L 3N6, Canada
    Implement Sci 8:49. 2013
  9. ncbi request reprint Understanding the supportive care needs of parents of children with cancer: an approach to local needs assessment
    Laura M J Kerr
    Queen s University, School of Nursing, Kingston, Ontario, Canada
    J Pediatr Oncol Nurs 24:279-93. 2007
  10. ncbi request reprint Community leg ulcer bandaging study: lessons learned in a pilot, randomized controlled trial 
    Lisa Janette Smith
    Hotel Dieu Hospital, Kingston, Ontario, Canada
    Ostomy Wound Manage 56:32-42. 2010

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  1. ncbi request reprint Quality of life of individuals with heart failure: a randomized trial of the effectiveness of two models of hospital-to-home transition
    Margaret B Harrison
    School of Nursing, Faculty of Health Sciences, Queen s University, Kingston, Ontario, Canada
    Med Care 40:271-82. 2002
    ..The question remains if similar gains could be achieved working with usual hospital and community nurses...
  2. pmc Advancing theories, models and measurement for an interprofessional approach to shared decision making in primary care: a study protocol
    France Legare
    Research Center of the Centre Hospitalier Universitaire de Québec, Quebec, Canada
    BMC Health Serv Res 8:2. 2008
    ..The objectives of this study are to develop a conceptual model and propose a set of measurement tools for enhancing an interprofessional approach to SDM in primary healthcare...
  3. pmc Leg-ulcer care in the community, before and after implementation of an evidence-based service
    Margaret B Harrison
    School of Nursing, Queen s University, Kingston, Ont
    CMAJ 172:1447-52. 2005
    ..Treatment is mainly provided in patients' homes; however, patients often receive poorly integrated services in multiple settings. We report the results of a prospective study of a community-based care strategy for leg ulcers...
  4. pmc Nurse clinic versus home delivery of evidence-based community leg ulcer care: a randomized health services trial
    Margaret B Harrison
    School of Nursing, Queen s University, Kingston, Ontario, Canada
    BMC Health Serv Res 8:243. 2008
    ..A rigorous evaluation of home versus clinic care is required to determine healing rates with equivalent care and establish the acceptability of clinic-delivered care...
  5. ncbi request reprint Factors associated with pressure ulcers in adults in acute care hospitals
    Andrea R Fisher
    The Ottawa Hospital, Civic Campus, Ottawa, Ontario, Canada
    Adv Skin Wound Care 17:80-90. 2004
    ..To identify and describe the relationship of factors associated with pressure ulcers in adults in acute care hospitals...
  6. ncbi request reprint Prevalence and risk of pressure ulcers in acute care following implementation of practice guidelines: annual pressure ulcer prevalence census 1994-2008
    Elizabeth G VanDenKerkhof
    School of Nursing, Queen s University, Kingston, Ontario, Canada
    J Healthc Qual 33:58-67. 2011
    ..From a policy perspective the importance of monitoring and tracking the risk and occurrence of this adverse event provides a general indicator of care, considering the many organizational aspects that may ameliorate risk...
  7. doi request reprint Frequent emergency department use by individuals seeking mental healthcare: a systematic search and review
    Amanda Digel Vandyk
    School of Nursing, Queen s University, Kingston, Ontario, Canada
    Arch Psychiatr Nurs 27:171-8. 2013
    ..The aim of this study was to compare research on individuals who frequently use the ED for mental health complaints including parameters used to identify the population, as well as socio-demographic, clinical, and service use factors...
  8. pmc Guideline adaptation and implementation planning: a prospective observational study
    Margaret B Harrison
    School of Nursing, Queen s University, 78 Barrie Street, Kingston, Ontario, K7L 3N6, Canada
    Implement Sci 8:49. 2013
    ..In a pan-Canadian study, we examined how cancer care groups adapted pre-existing guidelines to their unique context and began implementation planning...
  9. ncbi request reprint Understanding the supportive care needs of parents of children with cancer: an approach to local needs assessment
    Laura M J Kerr
    Queen s University, School of Nursing, Kingston, Ontario, Canada
    J Pediatr Oncol Nurs 24:279-93. 2007
    ..With further refinement, the use of the conceptual framework will provide a methodology for planning care based on the individual needs identified by parents of children with cancer...
  10. ncbi request reprint Community leg ulcer bandaging study: lessons learned in a pilot, randomized controlled trial 
    Lisa Janette Smith
    Hotel Dieu Hospital, Kingston, Ontario, Canada
    Ostomy Wound Manage 56:32-42. 2010
    ..The results of this study improved and streamlined the large RCT quality and processes and confirm the value of pilot studies. Research to test the usefulness of the PReP framework for other pilot studies is needed...
  11. ncbi request reprint Adapting national and international leg ulcer practice guidelines for local use: the Ontario Leg Ulcer Community Care Protocol
    Ian D Graham
    School of Nursing, University of Ottawa, and Ottawa Health Research Institute, Ottawa, Ontario, Canada
    Adv Skin Wound Care 18:307-18. 2005
    ..In an effort to provide current and evidence-based care, existing leg ulcer clinical practice guidelines were identified and appraised for quality and suitability to the new service...
  12. pmc Following a natural experiment of guideline adaptation and early implementation: a mixed-methods study of facilitation
    Elizabeth J Dogherty
    School of Nursing, Queen s University, Rm 200 78 Barrie St, Kingston, ON K7L 3N6 Canada
    Implement Sci 7:9. 2012
    ..With 'Partnership' support, local and external facilitators provided assistance for groups to begin the process by adapting the guidelines and planning for implementation...
  13. doi request reprint Supportive care needs after an acute stroke: a descriptive enquiry of caregivers' perspective
    Laura MacIsaac
    Practice and Research in Nursing PRN Group, School of Nursing, Queen s University, Kingston, Ontario, Canada
    J Neurosci Nurs 43:132-40. 2011
    ..Results suggest that although additional validation is needed, the modified survey may aid nurses in early identification of caregiver needs...
  14. ncbi request reprint Understanding venous leg ulcer pain: results of a longitudinal study
    Kathleen A Nemeth
    Thrombosis Research Group, Ottawa Hospital Civic Campus, Ottawa, Ontario, Canada
    Ostomy Wound Manage 50:34-46. 2004
    ..The results of this study suggest that the vast majority of venous ulcer patients experience pain and that it is feasible to examine this pain in individuals receiving care in the community over time...
  15. ncbi request reprint Evidence-informed leg ulcer care: a cohort study comparing outcomes of individuals choosing nurse-led clinic or home care
    Margaret B Harrison
    School of Nursing, Department of Community Health and Epidemiology, Queen s University, 78 Barrie Street, Kingston, Ontario, K7L 3H6, Canada
    Ostomy Wound Manage 57:38-45. 2011
    ..The concept of providing individuals/families with the choice of care location warrants further research...
  16. pmc Turning knowledge into action at the point-of-care: the collective experience of nurses facilitating the implementation of evidence-based practice
    Elizabeth J Dogherty
    School of Nursing, Queen s University, Kingston, Ontario, Canada
    Worldviews Evid Based Nurs 10:129-39. 2013
    ..Few investigations have observed the process of facilitation as described by individuals experienced in guideline implementation in North America...
  17. ncbi request reprint Pain and psychological characteristics in women waiting for gynaecological surgery
    Sarah Walker
    Department of Anesthesiology and Perioperative Medicine, Queen s University, Kingston, Ontario
    J Obstet Gynaecol Can 34:543-51. 2012
    ..The primary objective of this study was to assess the prevalence of pain and the relationship between psychological factors and pain in women awaiting gynaecological surgery...
  18. doi request reprint Impact of perioperative pain intensity, pain qualities, and opioid use on chronic pain after surgery: a prospective cohort study
    Elizabeth G VanDenKerkhof
    Department of Anesthesiology and Perioperative Medicine, Queen s University, Kingston, Ontario, Canada
    Reg Anesth Pain Med 37:19-27. 2012
    ..The objective of this study was to evaluate the incidence and risk factors for chronic postsurgical pain in women undergoing gynecologic surgery...
  19. ncbi request reprint The process of developing best practice guidelines for nurses in Ontario: risk assessment and prevention of pressure ulcers
    Frances E MacLeod
    West Park Healthcare Centre, Toronto, Ontario, M6M 2J5, Canada
    Ostomy Wound Manage 48:30-2, 34-8. 2002
    ..In early 2002, the nursing best practice guideline was disseminated through conferences, publications, and the Registered Nurses Association of Ontario website www.rnao.org...
  20. doi request reprint Care of self - care by other - care of other: the meaning of self-care from research, practice, policy and industry perspectives
    Christina M Godfrey
    Queen s Joanna Briggs Collaboration A Collaborating Centre of the Joanna Briggs Institute, Queen s University, Kingston, Ontario, Canada
    Int J Evid Based Healthc 9:3-24. 2011
    ..As part of a larger enquiry focused on the clarification of this complex concept, this study provides a content analysis of documented definitions of self-care, and a summary of the evolution of the definition of self-care over time...
  21. doi request reprint Towards a conceptual consensus of continuity in mental healthcare: focused literature search and theory analysis
    Amanda Digel Vandyk
    School of Nursing, Queen s University, Kingston, Ontario
    Int J Evid Based Healthc 11:94-109. 2013
    ..The purpose of this study was to systematically identify and examine scholarship on continuity in mental healthcare...
  22. ncbi request reprint Factors associated with health-related quality of life in chronic leg ulceration
    Wilma M Hopman
    Clinical Research Centre, Health Sciences Research, Kingston General Hospital, 76 Stuart Street, Kingston, ON, K7L 2V7, Canada
    Qual Life Res 23:1833-40. 2014
    ..The study purpose was to examine the associations among sociodemographic and clinical factors and HRQOL in a large sample of community-dwelling adults being treated for leg ulcers...
  23. pmc Roadmap for a participatory research-practice partnership to implement evidence
    Margaret B Harrison
    School of Nursing, Queen s University, Kingston, Ontario, Canada
    Worldviews Evid Based Nurs 9:210-20. 2012
    ..Translating evidence into clinical practice at the point of care is a complex and often overwhelming challenge for the health system as well as for individual practitioners...
  24. pmc The Canadian Bandaging Trial: Evidence-informed leg ulcer care and the effectiveness of two compression technologies
    Margaret B Harrison
    School of Nursing, Queen s University, Kingston, Ontario, Canada
    BMC Nurs 10:20. 2011
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  25. ncbi request reprint The symptom of pain in individuals recently hospitalized for heart failure
    Christina M Godfrey
    School of Nursing, Queen s University, Kingston, Ontario, Canada
    J Cardiovasc Nurs 22:368-74; discussion 366-7. 2007
    ..The symptom of pain is not typically associated with heart failure. Yet, emerging evidence suggests that pain is an important issue for this population...
  26. ncbi request reprint Supportive care needs of caregivers of individuals following stroke: a synopsis of research
    Laura MacIsaac
    School of Nursing, Queen s University, District Stroke Centre, York Central Hospital, Richmond Hill, Ontario
    Can J Neurosci Nurs 32:39-46. 2010
    ..The SCNF provided a comprehensive means of organizing the broad spectrum of needs of this population reported in the literature. No new domains were uncovered in the review...
  27. ncbi request reprint Pressure ulcer monitoring: a process of evidence-based practice, quality, and research
    Margaret B Harrison
    School of Nursing, Queen s University, Kingston, Ontario, Canada
    Jt Comm J Qual Patient Saf 34:355-9. 2008
    ..The monitoring system was developed at The Ottawa Hospital (Ottawa, Ontario, Canada), an acute care teaching hospital, and then shared with multiple settings, which adopted it...
  28. doi request reprint Quality of life and symptoms in pediatric brain tumor survivors: a systematic review
    Gail Macartney
    Children s Hospital of Eastern Ontario, Ottawa, Ontario, Canada
    J Pediatr Oncol Nurs 31:65-77. 2014
    ..The relationship between symptoms and HRQL was not well elucidated. More research is needed to explore the multidimensional symptom experience and HRQL outcomes in pediatric brain tumor survivors. ..
  29. pmc Leg ulcer nursing care in the community: a prospective cohort study of the symptom of pain
    Elizabeth G VanDenKerkhof
    School of Nursing, Queen s University, Kingston, ON, Canada
    BMC Nurs 12:3. 2013
    ....
  30. pmc Additional support for simple imputation of missing quality of life data in nursing research
    Wilma M Hopman
    Clinical Research Centre, Kingston General Hospital, Kingston, ON, K7L 2V7, Canada
    ISRN Nurs 2011:752320. 2011
    ..Results support the use of a practical and simple imputation strategy of replacing missing values with the mean of the sample in cross-sectional studies when less than half of the required items of the SF-12 components are missing...
  31. doi request reprint Asthma education delivered in an emergency department and an asthma education center: a feasibility study
    Kim A Szpiro
    Department of School of Nursing, Queen s University School of Nursing, Kingston, Ontario, Canada
    Adv Emerg Nurs J 31:73-85. 2009
    ..Asthma knowledge also increased after the intervention in the AEC setting. Educational initiatives are feasible and may be beneficial in an ED, providing an additional opportunity for counseling that should not be missed...
  32. ncbi request reprint The symptom of pain with pressure ulcers: a review of the literature
    Kerrie Girouard
    Cambrian College, Sudbury, Ontario, Canada
    Ostomy Wound Manage 54:30-40, 42. 2008
    ....
  33. ncbi request reprint Prevalence of lower-limb ulceration: a systematic review of prevalence studies
    Ian D Graham
    School of Nursing, Faculty of Health Sciences, University of Ottawa, Ottawa, Ontario, Canada
    Adv Skin Wound Care 16:305-16. 2003
    ..To determine the prevalence of leg ulcers reported in the literature...
  34. doi request reprint The psychosocial spiritual experience of elderly individuals recovering from stroke: a systematic review
    Marianne Lamb
    School of Nursing, Queen s University, Kingston, Ontario, Canada, K7L 3N6, Queen s Joanna Briggs Collaboration, Queen s University, Kingston, Ontario, Canada, K7L 3N6, National Research Council Information Centre Institute for Information Technology, Fredericton, New Brunswick, Canada, E3B 9W4
    Int J Evid Based Healthc 6:173-205. 2008
    ..The experience of stroke is a life-altering one for most elderly individuals, involving profound changes in functioning and sense of self...
  35. doi request reprint Emergency department visits for symptoms experienced by oncology patients: a systematic review
    Amanda Digel Vandyk
    School of Nursing, Queen s University, 92 Barrie Street, Kingston, ON, Canada
    Support Care Cancer 20:1589-99. 2012
    ..The aim of this review was to explore the range and prevalence of cancer treatment or disease-related symptoms in the emergency department and their associated outcomes...
  36. doi request reprint Evidence to practice: pre-post-implementation study of a patient/provider resource for self-management with heart failure
    Margaret B Harrison
    Queen s Joanna Briggs Collaboration A Collaborating Centre of the Joanna Briggs Institute, School of Nursing and Practice and Research in Nursing Group, Queen s University, Kingston, Ontario, School of Nursing, University of Ottawa, Ottawa Health Research Institute, Ottawa, Canada
    Int J Evid Based Healthc 5:92-101. 2007
    ..Copyright for PCCHF has been transferred to the Canadian Heart and Stroke Foundation for widespread dissemination...
  37. ncbi request reprint The measurement of leg ulcer pain: identification and appraisal of pain assessment tools
    Kathleen A Nemeth
    Thrombosis Hemostasis Research Group, The Ottawa Hospital, Ottawa, Ontario, Canada
    Adv Skin Wound Care 16:260-7. 2003
    ..To identify and compare the psychometric, clinical sensibility, and pain-specific properties of leg ulcer pain assessment tools for use as a guide for clinicians and researchers...
  38. ncbi request reprint The symptom of pain with heart failure: a systematic review
    Christina Godfrey
    Queen s University, Faculty of Health Sciences, School of Nursing, Ontario, Canada
    J Card Fail 12:307-13. 2006
    ..A systematic review to synthesize research related to reported pain in patients with HF was undertaken and factors considered to be related to the symptom of pain in this population were identified...
  39. doi request reprint Activating knowledge for patient safety practices: a Canadian academic-policy partnership
    Margaret B Harrison
    School of Nursing, Queen s University, Kingston, Ontario, Canada
    Worldviews Evid Based Nurs 9:49-58. 2012
    ..To develop strategies to respond to the scope and mandate of the WHO report within the Canadian context, a pan-Canadian academic-policy partnership has been established...
  40. ncbi request reprint Facilitating the use of evidence in practice: evaluating and adapting clinical practice guidelines for local use by health care organizations
    Ian D Graham
    Ottawa Health Research Institute, Ottawa Hospital, Ontario, Canada
    J Obstet Gynecol Neonatal Nurs 31:599-611. 2002
    ..Many steps of the framework are illustrated using the process used by the Registered Nurses Association of Ontario to develop best practice guidelines for breastfeeding...
  41. ncbi request reprint Evaluation and adaptation of clinical practice guidelines
    Ian D Graham
    School of Nursing, University of Ottawa, Ottawa, Ontario, Canada
    Evid Based Nurs 8:68-72. 2005
  42. ncbi request reprint Framework for planning and conducting pilot studies
    Lisa Janette Smith
    Hotel Dieu Hospital, Kingston, Ontario, Canada
    Ostomy Wound Manage 55:34-48. 2009
    ..This framework may provide a foundation for others to analyze or develop a pilot study methodology in planning a large-scale study...
  43. doi request reprint Facilitation as a role and process in achieving evidence-based practice in nursing: a focused review of concept and meaning
    Elizabeth J Dogherty
    School of Nursing, Queen s University, Kingston, Ontario, Canada
    Worldviews Evid Based Nurs 7:76-89. 2010
    ..However, from a front-line nursing perspective, what is actually involved in facilitation, particularly in regards to research utilization, is poorly understood...
  44. ncbi request reprint Lost in knowledge translation: time for a map?
    Ian D Graham
    School of Nursing and Department of Epidemiology and Community Medicine, University of Ottawa, and Clinical Epidemiology Program, Ottawa Health Research Institute, Ottawa, Ontario, Canada
    J Contin Educ Health Prof 26:13-24. 2006
    ....
  45. pmc Canadian Thoracic Society: Presenting a new process for clinical practice guideline production
    Samir Gupta
    St Michael s Hospital, Toronto, Ontario, Canada
    Can Respir J 16:e62-8. 2009
    ..Ultimately, it is anticipated that these changes will have a significant impact on the quality of care and clinical outcomes of individuals suffering from respiratory diseases across Canada...
  46. doi request reprint Effectiveness of simulation on health profession students' knowledge, skills, confidence and satisfaction
    Susan Laschinger
    School of Nursing, Queen s University, Kingston, Ontario, Canada, Emergency Medicine, Kingston General Hospital, Library Scientist, Director, Library Planning and Administration, Saskatchewan Provincial Library, Queen s Joanna Briggs Collaboration A Collaborating Centre of the Joanna Briggs Institute, Queen s University, Kingston, Ontario, Canada
    Int J Evid Based Healthc 6:278-302. 2008
    ..More research is needed to evaluate whether the skills acquired with this teaching methodology transfer to the practice setting such as the impact of simulation training on team function...
  47. ncbi request reprint Current home care expenditures for persons with leg ulcers
    Elaine H Friedberg
    Continuity of Care Program, Clinical Epidemiology Unit, Ottawa Health Research Institute, Civic Campus, Ottawa Hospital, 1053 Carling Avenue, Ottawa, Ontario, K1Y 4E9 Canada
    J Wound Ostomy Continence Nurs 29:186-92. 2002
    ..The purpose of this study was to gain a better understanding of the home care expenditures incurred in providing care to the population with leg ulcers...
  48. ncbi request reprint Venous leg ulcer care: how evidence-based is nursing practice?
    Karen R Lorimer
    Ottawa Carleton Regional Leg Ulcer Project, Ottawa Health Research Institute, Ottawa, Canada
    J Wound Ostomy Continence Nurs 30:132-42. 2003
    ....
  49. ncbi request reprint Factors associated with pressure ulcers in adults in acute care hospitals
    Andrea R Fisher
    Ottawa Hospital, Canada
    Holist Nurs Pract 18:242-53. 2004
    ..To identify and describe the relationship of factors associated with pressure ulcers in adults in acute care hospitals...
  50. ncbi request reprint Supportive care needs of parents of children with cancer: transition from diagnosis to treatment
    Laura M J Kerr
    Pediatric Oncology Program, Kingston General Hospital, Canada
    Oncol Nurs Forum 31:E116-26. 2004
    ..To analyze research related to the pediatric oncology population supportive care needs from diagnosis to treatment...
  51. ncbi request reprint Relationship between nursing interventions and outcome achievement in acute care settings
    Diane Doran
    Faculty of Nursing, University of Toronto, Toronto, ON, Canada
    Res Nurs Health 29:61-70. 2006
    ..The results demonstrate that nurses can use MDS and TSCS data on patient outcomes to gain insight into the effectiveness of their interventions...
  52. ncbi request reprint Nursing-sensitive outcomes data collection in acute care and long-term-care settings
    Diane M Doran
    Faculty of Nursing, Nursing Health Services Research Unit, University of Toronto, 215 155 College Street, Toronto, Ontario, Canada M5T 1P8
    Nurs Res 55:S75-81. 2006
    ..Most administrative databases do not contain good information about nursing-sensitive outcomes...
  53. ncbi request reprint Transitions, continuity, and nursing practice
    Margaret B Harrison
    Can J Nurs Res 36:3-6. 2004
  54. ncbi request reprint Assessing venous ulcer population characteristics and practices in a home care community
    Karen R Lorimer
    Clinical Epidemiology Program, Ottawa Health Research Institute, Canada
    Ostomy Wound Manage 49:32-4, 38-40, 42-3. 2003
    ..These findings are similar to large studies conducted in other industrialized countries and confirm that venous ulcers are a chronic problem in a population with complex health needs...
  55. pmc Knowledge and attitudes regarding care of leg ulcers. Survey of family physicians
    Ian D Graham
    Clinical Epidemiology Program, Ottawa Health Research Institute, Ottawa Hospital, Ont
    Can Fam Physician 49:896-902. 2003
    ..To determine family physicians' perceptions of and attitudes toward leg ulcer care and awareness of effective treatments for venous leg ulcers...