Christina Jones

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Country: UK

Publications

  1. ncbi Rehabilitation after critical illness: a randomized, controlled trial
    Christina Jones
    Department of Medicine, University of Liverpool, and the Intensive Care Unit, Whiston Hospital, Prescot, UK
    Crit Care Med 31:2456-61. 2003
  2. ncbi Patient and caregiver counselling after the intensive care unit: what are the needs and how should they be met?
    Christina Jones
    Critical Care Unit, Whiston Hospital, Prescot, Liverpool, UK
    Curr Opin Crit Care 13:503-7. 2007
  3. ncbi Aftermath of intensive care: the scale of the problem
    Christina Jones
    Intensive Care Research Group, Intensive Care Unit, Whiston Hospital, Prescot
    Br J Hosp Med (Lond) 68:464-6. 2007
  4. ncbi Mental and physical disability after sepsis
    C Jones
    Critical Care Rehabilitation, Ward 4E Critical Care, Whiston Hospital, Prescot, UK
    Minerva Anestesiol 79:1306-12. 2013
  5. doi Surviving the intensive care: residual physical, cognitive, and emotional dysfunction
    Christina Jones
    Ward 4E Critical Care, Whiston Hospital, Prescot, United Kingdom
    Thorac Surg Clin 22:509-16. 2012
  6. doi Intensive care diaries and relatives' symptoms of posttraumatic stress disorder after critical illness: a pilot study
    Christina Jones
    Whiston Hospital in Prescot, United Kingdom
    Am J Crit Care 21:172-6. 2012
  7. pmc Intensive care diaries reduce new onset post traumatic stress disorder following critical illness: a randomised, controlled trial
    Christina Jones
    ICU, Whiston Hospital, Warrington Road, Prescot L35 5DR, UK
    Crit Care 14:R168. 2010
  8. ncbi Precipitants of post-traumatic stress disorder following intensive care: a hypothesis generating study of diversity in care
    C Jones
    University of Liverpool, Intensive Care Research Group, Division of Metabolic and Cellular Medicine, School of Clinical Sciences, Faculty of Medicine, L69 3GA Liverpool, UK
    Intensive Care Med 33:978-85. 2007
  9. ncbi Post-traumatic stress disorder-related symptoms in relatives of patients following intensive care
    Christina Jones
    Department of Medicine, Intensive Care Research Group, University of Liverpool, Liverpool, Merseyside L69 3GA, UK
    Intensive Care Med 30:456-60. 2004
  10. ncbi Seven lessons from 20 years of follow-up of intensive care unit survivors
    Richard D Griffiths
    Division of Metabolic and Cellular Medicine, School of Clinical Science, University of Liverpool, Liverpool, UK
    Curr Opin Crit Care 13:508-13. 2007

Detail Information

Publications18

  1. ncbi Rehabilitation after critical illness: a randomized, controlled trial
    Christina Jones
    Department of Medicine, University of Liverpool, and the Intensive Care Unit, Whiston Hospital, Prescot, UK
    Crit Care Med 31:2456-61. 2003
    ..To evaluate the effectiveness of a rehabilitation program following critical illness to aid physical and psychological recovery...
  2. ncbi Patient and caregiver counselling after the intensive care unit: what are the needs and how should they be met?
    Christina Jones
    Critical Care Unit, Whiston Hospital, Prescot, Liverpool, UK
    Curr Opin Crit Care 13:503-7. 2007
    ..To examine current research on the psychological needs of both patients and their families following critical illness, and discuss how these may be met in a cost-effective manner...
  3. ncbi Aftermath of intensive care: the scale of the problem
    Christina Jones
    Intensive Care Research Group, Intensive Care Unit, Whiston Hospital, Prescot
    Br J Hosp Med (Lond) 68:464-6. 2007
    ..There can be physical, psychological and cognitive sequelae of critical illness, which have a significant impact on the patient's quality of life. This article discusses some of the recent work looking at the scale of the problem...
  4. ncbi Mental and physical disability after sepsis
    C Jones
    Critical Care Rehabilitation, Ward 4E Critical Care, Whiston Hospital, Prescot, UK
    Minerva Anestesiol 79:1306-12. 2013
    ..Considerable amounts of money are spent treating patients with severe sepsis in ICU and not completing the job of returning them to as close as possible to their normal functioning does not make financial sense. ..
  5. doi Surviving the intensive care: residual physical, cognitive, and emotional dysfunction
    Christina Jones
    Ward 4E Critical Care, Whiston Hospital, Prescot, United Kingdom
    Thorac Surg Clin 22:509-16. 2012
    ..It is important to assess the rehabilitation needs of patients and target physiotherapy and counseling resources at those patients with the greatest need...
  6. doi Intensive care diaries and relatives' symptoms of posttraumatic stress disorder after critical illness: a pilot study
    Christina Jones
    Whiston Hospital in Prescot, United Kingdom
    Am J Crit Care 21:172-6. 2012
    ..Relatives of patients recovering from critical illness are at risk of developing posttraumatic stress disorder...
  7. pmc Intensive care diaries reduce new onset post traumatic stress disorder following critical illness: a randomised, controlled trial
    Christina Jones
    ICU, Whiston Hospital, Warrington Road, Prescot L35 5DR, UK
    Crit Care 14:R168. 2010
    ..This study was to evaluate whether a prospectively collected diary of a patient's intensive care unit (ICU) stay when used during convalescence following critical illness will reduce the development of new onset PTSD...
  8. ncbi Precipitants of post-traumatic stress disorder following intensive care: a hypothesis generating study of diversity in care
    C Jones
    University of Liverpool, Intensive Care Research Group, Division of Metabolic and Cellular Medicine, School of Clinical Sciences, Faculty of Medicine, L69 3GA Liverpool, UK
    Intensive Care Med 33:978-85. 2007
    ..This prospective observational study was designed to explore the relationships between post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD), patients' memories of the intensive care unit (ICU) and sedation practices...
  9. ncbi Post-traumatic stress disorder-related symptoms in relatives of patients following intensive care
    Christina Jones
    Department of Medicine, Intensive Care Research Group, University of Liverpool, Liverpool, Merseyside L69 3GA, UK
    Intensive Care Med 30:456-60. 2004
    ..To evaluate the effectiveness of the provision of information in the form of a rehabilitation program following critical illness in reducing psychological distress in the patients' close family...
  10. ncbi Seven lessons from 20 years of follow-up of intensive care unit survivors
    Richard D Griffiths
    Division of Metabolic and Cellular Medicine, School of Clinical Science, University of Liverpool, Liverpool, UK
    Curr Opin Crit Care 13:508-13. 2007
    ..Through a personal narrative, the authors discuss the lessons they have learned from 20 years of intensive care follow-up and rehabilitation...
  11. ncbi Significant cognitive dysfunction in non-delirious patients identified during and persisting following critical illness
    Christina Jones
    Whiston Hospital, Intensive Care Unit, L35 5DR, Prescot, UK
    Intensive Care Med 32:923-6. 2006
    ..Recent studies have shown significant cognitive problems some months after critical illness. However there has been no research examining cognitive function within the intensive care unit (ICU) in non-delirious patients...
  12. ncbi Delirium, cognitive dysfunction and posttraumatic stress disorder
    Richard D Griffiths
    Division of Metabolic and Cellular Medicine, School of Clinical Science, University of Liverpool, Liverpool, UK
    Curr Opin Anaesthesiol 20:124-9. 2007
    ..Simple tools are now available to recognise such problems. This review highlights neuropsychiatric and cognitive observations that have direct relevance to patient care and outcome...
  13. ncbi Benchmarking a nurse-led ICU counselling initiative
    Christina Jones
    Whiston Hospital, Prescot
    Nurs Times 104:32-4. 2008
    ..Both patients and their families report problems during recovery that would benefit from counselling. The ICU counselling service was established in 2005 using two nurse counsellors...
  14. doi Practical problems of doing research across different cultures: experiences from the RACHEL study
    Christina Jones
    ICU, Whiston Hospital, Prescot and School of Clinical Science, University of Liverpool, UK
    Intensive Crit Care Nurs 26:125-7. 2010
    ..Clear lines of communication are therefore essential. This article discusses some of the issues and problems that can occur using examples from a large multi-national nursing study by the RACHEL group...
  15. ncbi Infection, multiple organ failure, and survival in the intensive care unit: influence of glutamine-supplemented parenteral nutrition on acquired infection
    Richard D Griffiths
    Intensive Care Research Group, Department of Medicine, University of Liverpool, Duncan Building, UCDF, Daulby Street, Liverpool L69 3GA, UK
    Nutrition 18:546-52. 2002
    ..We investigated the effect of a glutamine-supplemented parenteral nutrition on intensive-care-acquired infection (ICAI) and its relation to outcome...
  16. doi Management of acute confusion in patients with CNS infections
    Claire Matata
    Institute of Infection and Global Health, University of Liverpool, and The Royal Liverpool Hospital, Liverpool
    Nurs Stand 28:49-58. 2013
    ..The article addresses many of the challenges encountered by nurses caring for confused patients, including the recognition of acute confusion, use of screening tools, and the management and treatment of these patients. ..
  17. ncbi The impact of current media events on hallucinatory content: the experience of the intensive care unit (ICU) patient
    Paul Skirrow
    Intensive Care Research Group, Department of Clinical Psychology, University of Liverpool, Daulby Street, Liverpool L69 3GA, UK
    Br J Clin Psychol 41:87-91. 2002
    ..To investigate the influence of current media events on hallucinatory content in ICU patients...
  18. doi Understanding posttraumatic stress disorder-related symptoms after critical care: the early illness amnesia hypothesis
    Cristina Granja
    Medical Intensive Care Unit, Hospital Pedro Hispano, Matosinhos, Portugal
    Crit Care Med 36:2801-9. 2008
    ..To assess the factual and delusional memories reported by intensive care unit survivors and its relationship with the development of Posttraumatic Stress Syndrome (PTSS)...