Vari Drennan

Summary

Country: UK

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Nurse-led case management for older people with long-term conditions
    Vari Drennan
    Primary Care Nursing Reserach Unit, a collaboration between University College London, Kings College London, North Central London Research Consortium and Camden PCT
    Br J Community Nurs 9:527-33. 2004
  2. ncbi request reprint Demand and supply
    Vari Drennan
    Kingston University
    Nurs Stand 22:62-3. 2008
  3. ncbi request reprint Nurse prescribing: national data analysis
    Kathy Davis
    City University, London
    Nurs Times 104:46, 48. 2008
  4. ncbi request reprint Evaluating nurse prescribing behaviour using constipation as a case study
    Kathy Davis
    Primary Care Nursing Research Unit, Department of Primary Care and Population Sciences, University College, London, UK
    Int J Nurs Pract 13:243-53. 2007
  5. ncbi request reprint Attracting and retaining nurses in primary care
    Vari Drennan
    Primary Care Nursing Research Unit, UCL and KCL, London
    Br J Community Nurs 11:242-6. 2006
  6. ncbi request reprint The feasibility and acceptability of a specialist health and social care team for the promotion of health and independence in 'at risk' older adults
    Vari Drennan
    Primary Care Nursing Research Unit, Department of Primary Care and Population Sciences, Royal Free and University College Medical School, University College London, Archway Campus, Highgate Hill, London, UK
    Health Soc Care Community 13:136-44. 2005
  7. ncbi request reprint Partnership working by default: district nurses and care home staff providing care for older people
    Claire Goodman
    Primary Care Nursing Research Unit, Department of Primary Care and Population Sciences, University College London King s College London, London, UK
    Health Soc Care Community 13:553-62. 2005
  8. ncbi request reprint School nurses' contribution to young people's future health
    Sara Christian
    Nursing Research Unit, King s College, London
    Nurs Times 101:19-20. 2005
  9. ncbi request reprint Practice nurses and older people: a case management approach to care
    Catherine Evans
    Primary Care Nursing Research Unit, King s College London, London, UK
    J Adv Nurs 51:343-52. 2005
  10. ncbi request reprint Can primary care identify an 'at risk' group in the older population
    Vari Drennan
    Primary Care Nursing Research Unit, Royal Free and University College London Medical School
    Br J Community Nurs 12:142-8. 2007

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Publications14

  1. ncbi request reprint Nurse-led case management for older people with long-term conditions
    Vari Drennan
    Primary Care Nursing Reserach Unit, a collaboration between University College London, Kings College London, North Central London Research Consortium and Camden PCT
    Br J Community Nurs 9:527-33. 2004
    ..We will then describe current examples of nurse-led case management in the UK and discuss some key issues for nurses in primary care and their patients...
  2. ncbi request reprint Demand and supply
    Vari Drennan
    Kingston University
    Nurs Stand 22:62-3. 2008
  3. ncbi request reprint Nurse prescribing: national data analysis
    Kathy Davis
    City University, London
    Nurs Times 104:46, 48. 2008
    Kathy Davis and Vari Drennan summarise the results of an investigation into the prescribing behaviours of community-based nurses and GPs, using prescribing in constipation as a case study (Davis and Drennan, 2007).
  4. ncbi request reprint Evaluating nurse prescribing behaviour using constipation as a case study
    Kathy Davis
    Primary Care Nursing Research Unit, Department of Primary Care and Population Sciences, University College, London, UK
    Int J Nurs Pract 13:243-53. 2007
    ..Over 60% of all nurses predominantly prescribed from one class of laxative compared with a wider range prescribed by GPs. The extent, impact and outcomes of medical prescribing need further study...
  5. ncbi request reprint Attracting and retaining nurses in primary care
    Vari Drennan
    Primary Care Nursing Research Unit, UCL and KCL, London
    Br J Community Nurs 11:242-6. 2006
    ..It reports on the range of initiatives identified, the perceived benefits and challenges. It concludes by proposing a strategic model for planning for the recruitment and retention of primary care nurses...
  6. ncbi request reprint The feasibility and acceptability of a specialist health and social care team for the promotion of health and independence in 'at risk' older adults
    Vari Drennan
    Primary Care Nursing Research Unit, Department of Primary Care and Population Sciences, Royal Free and University College Medical School, University College London, Archway Campus, Highgate Hill, London, UK
    Health Soc Care Community 13:136-44. 2005
    ..It also offered some key learning points for other multi-agency groups developing similar services...
  7. ncbi request reprint Partnership working by default: district nurses and care home staff providing care for older people
    Claire Goodman
    Primary Care Nursing Research Unit, Department of Primary Care and Population Sciences, University College London King s College London, London, UK
    Health Soc Care Community 13:553-62. 2005
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  8. ncbi request reprint School nurses' contribution to young people's future health
    Sara Christian
    Nursing Research Unit, King s College, London
    Nurs Times 101:19-20. 2005
    ..This article explores how risks around health are managed in UK schools. It is suggested that school nurses could play a pivotal role in driving the health agenda forward in the school environment...
  9. ncbi request reprint Practice nurses and older people: a case management approach to care
    Catherine Evans
    Primary Care Nursing Research Unit, King s College London, London, UK
    J Adv Nurs 51:343-52. 2005
    ..use the five cyclical elements of a case management approach when caring for people aged over 75 years? (ii) What determines or deters practice nurses' use of the cyclical elements of a case management approach in caring for older people?..
  10. ncbi request reprint Can primary care identify an 'at risk' group in the older population
    Vari Drennan
    Primary Care Nursing Research Unit, Royal Free and University College London Medical School
    Br J Community Nurs 12:142-8. 2007
    ..This paper reports on the ability of the primary care teams to identify 'at risk' groups in the older population, which can then be targeted for comprehensive assessment...
  11. ncbi request reprint Entrepreneurial nurses and midwives in the United Kingdom: an integrative review
    Vari Drennan
    The Primary Care Nursing Research Unit, Department of Primary Care and Population Sciences, University College London, London, UK
    J Adv Nurs 60:459-69. 2007
    ..This paper is a report of an integrative literature review to investigate: (a) the extent of entrepreneurial activity by nurses, midwives and health visitors in the United Kingdom and (b) the factors that influenced these activities...
  12. ncbi request reprint Older people's services. A picture of health
    Vari Drennan
    Primary Care Nursing Research Unit, Department of Primary Care and Population Sciences, Royal Free and University College Medical School, London
    Health Serv J 113:22-4. 2003
    ..The mobility of the elderly population needs to be taken into account when planning joint assessments. Organisations involved had different aspirations for the scheme and management proved problematic...
  13. doi request reprint 'Nurse entrepreneurs' a case of government rhetoric?
    Michael Traynor
    School of Health and Social Sciences, Middlesex University, London, UK
    J Health Serv Res Policy 13:13-8. 2008
    ....
  14. pmc Applying community-oriented primary care methods in British general practice: a case study
    Steve Iliffe
    Department of Primary Care and Population Sciences, Royal Free and UCL Medical School, London
    Br J Gen Pract 52:646-51. 2002
    ..Alternative methods for improving the health of older people living at home are being sought...