Affiliation: St George's
- A pilot evaluation of the Arts for Life project in end-of-life careAnn Gallagher
Faculty of Health and Social Care Sciences, Kingston University and St George s, University of London, Surrey
Nurs Stand 22:42-6. 2008..To explore and evaluate the experience of the 'Arts for Life' project among patients or residents with terminal illness in nursing homes and the community, their relatives and practitioners...
- Terminal sedation: promoting ethical nursing practiceA Gallagher
Kingston University, Kingston upon Thames, Surrey
Nurs Stand 21:42-6. 2007..The authors examine this doctrine and caution that nurses and other professions need to approach it critically in relation to terminal sedation. Vignettes are used to illustrate aspects of the discussion...
- The respectful nurseAnn Gallagher
Faculty of Health and Social Care Sciences, Kingston University and St George s University of London, Sir Frank Lampl Building, Kingston Hill, Kingston upon Thames, Surrey KT2 7LB, UK
Nurs Ethics 14:360-71. 2007..Examples from the literature are provided to illustrate situations where the respectful nurse requires these components or capabilities...
- Demonstrating dignityPaul Wainwright
Kingston University and St George s, University of London
Nurs Stand 23:24-5. 2008..The concept of dignity is commonly used by nurses, but not widely understood. Here the concept is unravelled and its importance to good nursing care is explained...
- On different types of dignity in nursing care: a critique of NordenfeltPaul Wainwright
Faculty of Health and Social Care Sciences, Kingston University, Kingston upon Thames, UK
Nurs Philos 9:46-54. 2008..In this article, we will explore some of the background to the dignity debate in UK nursing and health care, give a brief overview of Nordenfelt's position, offer some criticisms of his work and propose some modifications to his view...
- Ethical aspects of withdrawing and withholding treatmentPaul Wainwright
Kingston University, Kingston upon Thames, Surrey
Nurs Stand 21:46-50. 2007..Further ethical issues discussed relate to judgements about the futility of treatment, patient autonomy and nurses' duty of care to patients at the end of life...
- Breaking bad news revisited: the push for negotiated disclosure and changing practice implicationsAnne Arber
European Institute of Health and Medical Sciences, University of Surrey, UK
Int J Palliat Nurs 9:166-72. 2003....
- Sticking to our principlesPauline Ford
Emerg Nurse 16:4-5. 2008
- Everything we doPauline Ford
Nurs Manag (Harrow) 15:7. 2008
- The ethical divideAnn Gallagher
Faculty of Health and Social Care, Open University
Nurs Stand 20:22-5. 2005..Discussion of ethics in health care tends to concentrate on issues with a 'gee-whizz' factor. Health care is a moral enterprise and, therefore, nursing has moral ends...
- Paroxetine is an effective treatment for hot flashes: results from a prospective randomized clinical trialVered Stearns
Lombardi Comprehensive Cancer Center at Georgetown University, Washington, DC, USA
J Clin Oncol 23:6919-30. 2005..A secondary objective was to evaluate quality of life (QOL) parameters...
- Too clever to care?Ann Gallagher
Nurs Stand 19:14-5. 2005
- Work-based learning: challenges and opportunitiesAnn Gallagher
School of Health and Social Welfare, The Open University, Milton Keynes
Nurs Stand 19:39-42. 2004..The focus is on the development of standards of proficiency, service user involvement, partnership working, skills development and the pedagogic implications of a work-based learning format...
- A pilot study to establish a clinical model to perform phase II studies of breast cancer chemopreventive agents in women at high risk with biomarkers as surrogate endpoints for activityVered Stearns
Breast Cancer Program, Lombardi Comprehensive Cancer Center, Georgetown University, Washington, DC, USA
Clin Cancer Res 10:8332-40. 2004..We chose tamoxifen to establish proof of principal with a known effective agent...
- Dignity and respect for dignity--two key health professional values: implications for nursing practiceAnn Gallagher
School of Health and Social Welfare, The Open University, Walton Hall, Milton Keynes MK7 6AA, UK
Nurs Ethics 11:587-99. 2004..Anonymized vignettes are included to illustrate points about the everyday nature of dignity...
- A pilot surrogate end point biomarker trial of perillyl alcohol in breast neoplasiaVered Stearns
Breast Cancer Program, Department of Oncology, Lombardi Comprehensive Cancer Center, Georgetown University, Washington, D C, USA
Clin Cancer Res 10:7583-91. 2004..We report our experience with the natural compound perillyl alcohol (POH) administered in a short-term surrogate end point biomarker (SEB) protocol, using the "window" between diagnostic and definitive surgery...
- Dignity in care: the views of patients and relativesAnn Gallagher
Open University, UK
Nurs Times 98:38-40. 2002..This article reports on a small pilot study that explores dignity in health care and the circumstances that may influence it...