Affiliation: Glasgow Caledonian University
- Leadership as part of the nurse consultant role: banging the drum for patient careJean McIntosh
School of Nursing, Midwifery and Community Health, Glasgow Caledonian University, Cowcaddens Road, Glasgow, UK
J Clin Nurs 18:219-27. 2009..One of these functions was to provide professional leadership and this paper focuses on this element of the role and aims to explore it in relation to the attributes of transformational leadership...
- Evolutionary change in the use of skills within the district nursing team: a study in two Health Board areas in ScotlandJ McIntosh
Department of Nursing and Community Health, Glasgow Caledonian University, Scotland
J Adv Nurs 32:783-90. 2000..The paper concludes by arguing that the supervision and leadership role provided by the G grade sister should be fully recognized and safeguarded...
- The process of health visiting and its contribution to parental support in the Starting Well demonstration projectJean McIntosh
Caledonian Nursing and Midwifery Research Centre, School of Nursing, Midwifery and Community Health, Glasgow Caledonian University, Glasgow, UK
Health Soc Care Community 15:77-85. 2007..The implications for practice, service delivery and targeting at the individual level are noted...
- The use of simulation and post-simulation interview to examine the knowledge involved in community nursing assessment practiceA Bryans
Glasgow Caledonian University, Glasgow, Scotland
J Adv Nurs 31:1244-51. 2000..It is argued that the combined use of a simulated assessment and a post-simulation structured interview has great potential as a means of exploring the knowledge involved in community nursing assessment practice...
- Community nurses' health promotion work with older peoplePhyllis Runciman
School of Nursing, Midwifery and Community Health, Glasgow Caledonian University, Glasgow, UK
J Adv Nurs 55:46-57. 2006..This paper reports a study describing community nurses' health promotion work with older people aged 50 years and above, and exploring particular health promotion initiatives for older people that would have transferability potential...
- Nurses' opportunistic interventions with patients in relation to smokingRosemary E Whyte
Post Doctoral Research Fellow, Caledonian Nursing and Midwifery Research Centre, Glasgow Caledonian University, Glasgow, UK
J Adv Nurs 55:568-77. 2006..This paper reports a study exploring nurses' provision of opportunistic health education on smoking for hospital patients...
- Developing a managed clinical network in palliative care: a realistic evaluationDebbie Tolson
School of Nursing, Midwifery and Community Health, Glasgow Caledonian University, Cowcaddens Road, Glasgow G4 OBA, UK
Int J Nurs Stud 44:183-95. 2007..The attainment of evidence-based practice is at the fore of the international practice development agenda. It is therefore imperative that robust evaluation methodologies are available to scrutinise new approaches to service development...
- Exploring the role of partnership in the home care of children with special health needs: qualitative findings from two service evaluationsJean McIntosh
Community Nursing Research, Glasgow Caledonian University, 70 Cowcaddens Road, Glasgow, Scotland G4 0BA, UK
Int J Nurs Stud 45:714-26. 2008..Community paediatric nurses require a wide range of specialist skills and the concept of partnership appears to be foundational to their care of parents and children...
- Implementation of SIGN 44 guidelines for managing cancer pain in a community settingLinda A Loftus
School of Nursing, Midwifery and Community Health, Glasgow Caledonian University, Scotland, UK
Int J Palliat Nurs 13:315-24. 2007..The context, mechanisms and outcomes which evolved from the evaluation contained some elements of a best practice model for controlling pain for patients with advanced cancer...
- GPs' experience and attitudes toward new genetics: barriers and needsQi Rong Huang
School of Health Information Management, University of Sydney, New South Wales
Aust Fam Physician 33:379-80. 2004
- The effect of brief interventions on alcohol consumption among heavy drinkers in a general hospital settingAisha S Holloway
School of Nursing, University of Nottingham, Nottingham, UK
Addiction 102:1762-70. 2007..ii) To assess whether a brief intervention of self-efficacy enhancement was superior to a self-help booklet in reducing alcohol consumption...
- Researching older peopleJean McIntosh
Nurs Older People 18:40. 2006