Louise M Wallace

Summary

Affiliation: Coventry University
Country: UK

Publications

  1. pmc Organisational strategies for changing clinical practice: how trusts are meeting the challenges of clinical governance
    L M Wallace
    School of Health and Social Sciences, Coventry University, Coventry CV1 5FB, UK Health Services Management Centre, Birmingham University, Birmingham B15 2RT, UK
    Qual Health Care 10:76-82. 2001
  2. ncbi request reprint Survey evaluation of the National Patient Safety Agency's Root Cause Analysis training programme in England and Wales: knowledge, beliefs and reported practices
    L M Wallace
    Applied Research Centre Health and Lifestyles Interventions, Coventry University, Coventry, UK
    Qual Saf Health Care 18:288-91. 2009
  3. ncbi request reprint Organizational interventions to promote risk management in primary care: the experience in Warwickshire, England
    Louise M Wallace
    Health Services Research Centre, Coventry University, Coventry, UK
    Health Serv Manage Res 20:84-93. 2007
  4. ncbi request reprint Informing school sex education using the stages of change construct: sexual behaviour and attitudes towards sexual activity and condom use of children aged 13-16 in England
    Louise M Wallace
    Coventry University, UK
    J Health Psychol 12:179-83. 2007
  5. pmc From root causes to safer systems: international comparisons of nationally sponsored healthcare staff training programmes
    L M Wallace
    Health Services Research Centre, Coventry University, Coventry, UK
    Qual Saf Health Care 15:388-9. 2006
  6. ncbi request reprint A randomised-controlled trial in England of a postnatal midwifery intervention on breast-feeding duration
    Louise M Wallace
    Health Services Research Centre, GE404, School of Health, Coventry University, Priory Street, Coventry CV1 5FB, UK
    Midwifery 22:262-73. 2006
  7. ncbi request reprint Influencing exercise and diet to prevent osteoporosis: lessons from three studies
    Louise Wallace
    Health Services Research Centre, Coventry University
    Br J Community Nurs 9:102-9. 2004
  8. ncbi request reprint Training needs survey of midwives, health visitors and voluntary-sector breastfeeding support staff in England
    Louise M Wallace
    Health Services Research Centre, Coventry University, Priory Street, Coventry CV1 5FB, UK
    Matern Child Nutr 3:25-39. 2007
  9. doi request reprint A process evaluation using a Self Determination Theory measure of the co-delivery of self management training by clinicians and by lay tutors
    Shilpi Sharma
    Applied Research Centre for Health and Lifestyle Interventions, Coventry University, England, UK
    Patient Educ Couns 90:38-45. 2013
  10. doi request reprint Development and psychometric properties of a self report measure to assess clinicians' practices in self management support for patients with long term conditions
    Joanna Kosmala-Anderson
    Applied Research Centre for Health and Lifestyle Interventions, Coventry University, Coventry, UK
    Patient Educ Couns 85:475-80. 2011

Detail Information

Publications29

  1. pmc Organisational strategies for changing clinical practice: how trusts are meeting the challenges of clinical governance
    L M Wallace
    School of Health and Social Sciences, Coventry University, Coventry CV1 5FB, UK Health Services Management Centre, Birmingham University, Birmingham B15 2RT, UK
    Qual Health Care 10:76-82. 2001
    ....
  2. ncbi request reprint Survey evaluation of the National Patient Safety Agency's Root Cause Analysis training programme in England and Wales: knowledge, beliefs and reported practices
    L M Wallace
    Applied Research Centre Health and Lifestyles Interventions, Coventry University, Coventry, UK
    Qual Saf Health Care 18:288-91. 2009
    ..The National Patient Safety Agency (NPSA) in England and Wales commissioned a survey evaluation of its national training programme which consisted of 3-day workshops and internet support materials...
  3. ncbi request reprint Organizational interventions to promote risk management in primary care: the experience in Warwickshire, England
    Louise M Wallace
    Health Services Research Centre, Coventry University, Coventry, UK
    Health Serv Manage Res 20:84-93. 2007
    ..g. recording systems for adverse events, root cause analysis to understand error generation) and enable staff to see tangible personal and organizational benefits for the extra effort involved...
  4. ncbi request reprint Informing school sex education using the stages of change construct: sexual behaviour and attitudes towards sexual activity and condom use of children aged 13-16 in England
    Louise M Wallace
    Coventry University, UK
    J Health Psychol 12:179-83. 2007
    ..82 per cent were in Contemplation or Preparation stages for intercourse, and 85.4 per cent would use condoms every time. Sex education should be tailored to Stage, and signposting to sexual health and contraception services...
  5. pmc From root causes to safer systems: international comparisons of nationally sponsored healthcare staff training programmes
    L M Wallace
    Health Services Research Centre, Coventry University, Coventry, UK
    Qual Saf Health Care 15:388-9. 2006
  6. ncbi request reprint A randomised-controlled trial in England of a postnatal midwifery intervention on breast-feeding duration
    Louise M Wallace
    Health Services Research Centre, GE404, School of Health, Coventry University, Priory Street, Coventry CV1 5FB, UK
    Midwifery 22:262-73. 2006
    ..To determine whether postnatal 'hands off' care by midwives on positioning and attachment of the newborn baby improves breast-feeding duration...
  7. ncbi request reprint Influencing exercise and diet to prevent osteoporosis: lessons from three studies
    Louise Wallace
    Health Services Research Centre, Coventry University
    Br J Community Nurs 9:102-9. 2004
    ..Women were more willing to change diet than exercise. Suggestions are made to help primary care teams to motivate women to make sustained changes in diet and exercise...
  8. ncbi request reprint Training needs survey of midwives, health visitors and voluntary-sector breastfeeding support staff in England
    Louise M Wallace
    Health Services Research Centre, Coventry University, Priory Street, Coventry CV1 5FB, UK
    Matern Child Nutr 3:25-39. 2007
    ..35, d.f. = 547; P < 0.0001). Core training is relevant to all practitioners, and practice-based training with access to evidence-based policies is required...
  9. doi request reprint A process evaluation using a Self Determination Theory measure of the co-delivery of self management training by clinicians and by lay tutors
    Shilpi Sharma
    Applied Research Centre for Health and Lifestyle Interventions, Coventry University, England, UK
    Patient Educ Couns 90:38-45. 2013
    ..To evaluate the co-delivery style of lay and clinician co-tutors of courses for patients, and courses for clinicians to support their patients' self-management skills...
  10. doi request reprint Development and psychometric properties of a self report measure to assess clinicians' practices in self management support for patients with long term conditions
    Joanna Kosmala-Anderson
    Applied Research Centre for Health and Lifestyle Interventions, Coventry University, Coventry, UK
    Patient Educ Couns 85:475-80. 2011
    ....
  11. pmc Which outcome expectancies are important in determining young adults' intentions to use condoms with casual sexual partners?: a cross-sectional study
    Katie V Newby
    Applied Research Centre in Heath and Lifestyle Interventions, Coventry University, Priory Street, Coventry CV1 5FB, UK
    BMC Public Health 13:133. 2013
    ....
  12. ncbi request reprint Improving patient safety incident reporting systems by focusing upon feedback - lessons from English and Welsh trusts
    Louise M Wallace
    Applied Research Centre Health and Lifestyles Interventions, Coventry University, Coventry, UK
    Health Serv Manage Res 22:129-35. 2009
    ..We draw recommendations of enduring relevance to the UK NHS that can be used by trust staff to improve their systems. The recommendations will be of relevance in general terms to health services worldwide...
  13. ncbi request reprint Breastfeeding Best Start study: training midwives in a 'hands off' positioning and attachment intervention
    Susan M Law
    Department of Nursing, Midwifery and Health Care, Coventry University, Coventry, UK
    Matern Child Nutr 3:194-205. 2007
    ..It is applicable to all midwives, and could be a cost-effective way of improving the ability of mothers to begin and continue to breastfeed successfully...
  14. ncbi request reprint Perceived barriers to self-management for people with dementia in the early stages
    Faith Martin
    Applied Research Centre in Health and Lifestyle Interventions, Coventry University, UK
    Dementia (London) 12:481-93. 2013
    ..Barriers to self-management exist at multiple levels, suggesting a whole-systems approach is required. ..
  15. doi request reprint Young women's experience of termination and miscarriage: a qualitative study
    Geraldine Brady
    Applied Research Centre for Sustainable Regeneration, Coventry University, Coventry, UK
    Hum Fertil (Camb) 11:186-90. 2008
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  16. ncbi request reprint Attitudes towards disability amongst Pakistani and Bangladeshi parents of disabled children in the UK: considerations for service providers and the disability movement
    Paul Bywaters
    Centre for Social Justice, School of Health and Social Scienes, Coventry University, Coventry, UK
    Health Soc Care Community 11:502-9. 2003
    ..There was also no evidence that the families' attitudes had been informed by the disability movement. The implications for service providers and the movement are considered...
  17. doi request reprint Confidence matters: a Self-Determination Theory study of factors determining engagement in self-management support practices of UK clinicians
    J P Kosmala-Anderson
    Applied Research Centre for Health and Lifestyle Interventions, Coventry University, Coventry, UK
    Psychol Health Med 15:478-91. 2010
    ....
  18. ncbi request reprint A training needs survey of doctors' breastfeeding support skills in England
    Louise M Wallace
    Health Services Research Centre, Coventry University, Coventry, UK
    Matern Child Nutr 2:217-31. 2006
    ..All training should be evaluated and implemented alongside breastfeeding policies and clinical leadership to improve the practice of all healthcare practitioners...
  19. doi request reprint A qualitative study of the childbearing experience of women living with multiple sclerosis
    Joanna Kosmala-Anderson
    Applied Research Centre for Health and Lifestyle Interventions, Coventry University, Coventry, UK
    Disabil Rehabil 35:976-81. 2013
    ..The aim of this paper is to explore the childbearing experience of women with MS to determine what support and information may be useful to this target group...
  20. doi request reprint How do young adults perceive the risk of chlamydia infection? A qualitative study
    Katie V Newby
    Applied Research Centre in Health and Lifestyle Interventions, Coventry University, UK
    Br J Health Psychol 17:144-54. 2012
    ..This study aimed to improve understanding of how young UK genito-urinary medicine (GUM) patients perceive the risk of chlamydia, and identify implications for health education...
  21. doi request reprint Evaluation and measurement for improvement in service-level quality improvement initiatives
    Nicholas C C Russell
    Applied Research Centre in Health and Lifestyle Interventions, Faculty of Health and Life Sciences, Coventry University, Coventry, UK
    Health Serv Manage Res 24:182-9. 2011
    ..We recommend that health service managers use the framework to determine the most appropriate approach to evaluation and measurement for improvement for their context, to ensure that their decisions are evidence based...
  22. doi request reprint 'Breast is not always best': South Asian women's experiences of infant feeding in the UK within an acculturation framework
    Kubra Choudhry
    The Applied Research Centre in Health and Lifestyle Interventions, Faculty of Health and Life Sciences Coventry University, Coventry, UK
    Matern Child Nutr 8:72-87. 2012
    ..This paper highlights ways to tailor information for South Asian women depending on levels of acculturation...
  23. pmc Does the professional and working context of United Kingdom clinicians predict if they use practices to support patients with long term conditions to self manage?
    Joanna Kosmala-Anderson
    Applied Research Centre in Health and Lifestyle Interventions, Coventry University, Coventry, United Kingdom
    Arch Med Sci 6:815-21. 2010
    ..Our study examines how the professional and employment context may influence clinicians' practice self management support for patients with long term conditions (LTC)...
  24. ncbi request reprint Breastfeeding works: the role of employers in supporting women who wish to breastfeed and work in four organizations in England
    Joanna Kosmala-Anderson
    Health Services Research Centre, CWG04, Coventry University, Priory Street, Coventry CV1 5FB, UK
    J Public Health (Oxf) 28:183-91. 2006
    ..Recommendations are made for employers...
  25. ncbi request reprint Empowerment and advocacy: reflections on action research with Bangladeshi and Pakistani families who have children with severe disabilities
    Qulsom Fazil
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Birmingham, Queen Elizabeth Psychiatric Hospital, Birmingham, UK
    Health Soc Care Community 12:389-97. 2004
    ..These issues must be addressed if services are to reap their potential to make a positive impact on the lives of the most vulnerable and powerless members of the community...
  26. ncbi request reprint Addressing the learning deficit in breastfeeding: strategies for change
    Mary J Renfrew
    Mother and Infant Research Unit, Department of Health Sciences, University of York, Heslington, York, UK
    Matern Child Nutr 2:239-44. 2006
    ..Organizational barriers could be addressed through a public health policy and evidence-based approach...
  27. ncbi request reprint Developing practice in breastfeeding
    Mary J Renfrew
    Mother and Infant Research Unit, Department of Health Sciences, University of York, Heslington, York, UK
    Matern Child Nutr 2:245-61. 2006
    ..This question needs to be addressed if public health guidance is to be of sustained benefit...
  28. ncbi request reprint Barriers to breastfeeding: a qualitative study of the views of health professionals and lay counsellors
    Ruth Tennant
    Department of Public Health and Epidemiology, University of Birmingham
    Community Pract 79:152-6. 2006
    ..Practical problems in accessing training make it difficult for health professionals to stay up-to-date with new evidence. Information from the study was used to develop a self-study training workbook for local health professionals...
  29. ncbi request reprint A home-based, transtheoretical change model designed strength training intervention to increase exercise to prevent osteoporosis in Iranian women aged 40-65 years: a randomized controlled trial
    Kambiz Karimzadeh Shirazi
    Department of Health Education, School of Medical Sciences, Tarbiat Modares University, Al Ahmad hamran Cross, PO Box 14115 111, Tehran, Iran
    Health Educ Res 22:305-17. 2007
    ..These results support the applicability of the TTM for a PA intervention and indicate that this training program is very effective in improving balance and lower body strength in older women...