John Albarran

Summary

Affiliation: University of the West of England
Country: UK

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Lesbian, gay and bisexual experiences within critical care nursing, 1988-1998: a survey of the literature
    J W Albarran
    Faculty of Health and Social Care, University of the West of England, Blackberry Hill, Bristol BS16 1DD, UK
    Int J Nurs Stud 37:445-55. 2000
  2. doi request reprint Family witnessed resuscitation: the views and preferences of recently resuscitated hospital inpatients, compared to matched controls without the experience of resuscitation survival
    John Albarran
    University of the West of England, Faculty of Health and Life Sciences, Bristol BS16 1DD, United Kingdom
    Resuscitation 80:1070-3. 2009
  3. ncbi request reprint 'It was not chest pain really, I can't explain it!' An exploratory study on the nature of symptoms experienced by women during their myocardial infarction
    John W Albarran
    Faculty of Health and Social Care, University of the West of England, Bristol, UK
    J Clin Nurs 16:1292-301. 2007
  4. ncbi request reprint Comparison of sequential and simultaneous breathing and pulse check by healthcare professionals during simulated scenarios
    John W Albarran
    Critical Care Nursing, Faculty of Health and Social Care, University of the West of England, Glenside Campus, Blackberry Hill, Bristol BS16 1DD, UK
    Resuscitation 68:243-9. 2006
  5. ncbi request reprint How to get published: seven easy steps
    John W Albarran
    Critical Care Nursing, Faculty of Health and Social Care, University of the West of England, Glenside Campus, Bristol
    Nurs Crit Care 10:72-7. 2005
  6. ncbi request reprint Partners of ICD patients--an exploratory study of their experiences
    John W Albarran
    Faculty of Health and Social Care, Critical Care Nursing, University of the West of England, Glenside Campus, Blackberry Hill, Bristol, BS16 1DD, UK
    Eur J Cardiovasc Nurs 3:201-10. 2004
  7. ncbi request reprint Are manual gestures, verbal descriptors and pain radiation as reported by patients reliable indicators of myocardial infarction? Preliminary findings and implications
    J W Albarran
    Faculty of Health and Social Care, University of the West of England, Bristol, UK
    Intensive Crit Care Nurs 16:98-110. 2000
  8. ncbi request reprint Is the radiation of chest pain a useful indicator of myocardial infarction? A prospective study of 541 patients
    J Albarran
    School of Acute and Critical Care Nursing, Faculty of Health and Social Care, University of the West of England, Bristol, BS16 1DD, UK
    Accid Emerg Nurs 10:2-9. 2002
  9. ncbi request reprint The language of chest pain
    John Albarran
    University of the West of England, Bristol
    Nurs Times 98:38-40. 2002
  10. ncbi request reprint Paramedics' perceptions of their role in providing pre-hospital thrombolytic treatment: qualitative study
    Helen Cox
    Faculty of Health and Social Care, University of the West of England, Glenside Campus, Bristol, BS16 1DD, UK
    Accid Emerg Nurs 14:237-44. 2006

Detail Information

Publications18

  1. ncbi request reprint Lesbian, gay and bisexual experiences within critical care nursing, 1988-1998: a survey of the literature
    J W Albarran
    Faculty of Health and Social Care, University of the West of England, Blackberry Hill, Bristol BS16 1DD, UK
    Int J Nurs Stud 37:445-55. 2000
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  2. doi request reprint Family witnessed resuscitation: the views and preferences of recently resuscitated hospital inpatients, compared to matched controls without the experience of resuscitation survival
    John Albarran
    University of the West of England, Faculty of Health and Life Sciences, Bristol BS16 1DD, United Kingdom
    Resuscitation 80:1070-3. 2009
    ..To compare the preferences of patients who survived resuscitation with those admitted as emergency cases about whether family members should be present during resuscitation...
  3. ncbi request reprint 'It was not chest pain really, I can't explain it!' An exploratory study on the nature of symptoms experienced by women during their myocardial infarction
    John W Albarran
    Faculty of Health and Social Care, University of the West of England, Bristol, UK
    J Clin Nurs 16:1292-301. 2007
    ..The objectives were to use the participants' own words to gain a detailed understanding of how they perceived their evolving symptoms...
  4. ncbi request reprint Comparison of sequential and simultaneous breathing and pulse check by healthcare professionals during simulated scenarios
    John W Albarran
    Critical Care Nursing, Faculty of Health and Social Care, University of the West of England, Glenside Campus, Blackberry Hill, Bristol BS16 1DD, UK
    Resuscitation 68:243-9. 2006
    ..Life support providers are sometimes taught to do a simultaneous assessment of breathing and pulse check for up to 10 s. It is not clear whether this assessment improves diagnostic accuracy...
  5. ncbi request reprint How to get published: seven easy steps
    John W Albarran
    Critical Care Nursing, Faculty of Health and Social Care, University of the West of England, Glenside Campus, Bristol
    Nurs Crit Care 10:72-7. 2005
    ..The paper concludes by stressing that success requires undertaking the necessary preparatory work, time, commitment and enthusiasm...
  6. ncbi request reprint Partners of ICD patients--an exploratory study of their experiences
    John W Albarran
    Faculty of Health and Social Care, Critical Care Nursing, University of the West of England, Glenside Campus, Blackberry Hill, Bristol, BS16 1DD, UK
    Eur J Cardiovasc Nurs 3:201-10. 2004
    ..The experiences of partners who care for and support the needs of a loved one with an implantable cardiac defibrillator (ICD) remain largely unknown within Europe...
  7. ncbi request reprint Are manual gestures, verbal descriptors and pain radiation as reported by patients reliable indicators of myocardial infarction? Preliminary findings and implications
    J W Albarran
    Faculty of Health and Social Care, University of the West of England, Bristol, UK
    Intensive Crit Care Nurs 16:98-110. 2000
    ..014) 'frightening' and 'intolerable' and also differed from their male counterparts in their reports regarding pain radiation. Implications for practice and for research are discussed...
  8. ncbi request reprint Is the radiation of chest pain a useful indicator of myocardial infarction? A prospective study of 541 patients
    J Albarran
    School of Acute and Critical Care Nursing, Faculty of Health and Social Care, University of the West of England, Bristol, BS16 1DD, UK
    Accid Emerg Nurs 10:2-9. 2002
    ..005). The premise of greater chest pain distribution amongst those with an MI could not be confirmed. Nevertheless, the study identified significant differences amongst women with MI, the discussion analyses the implications for practice...
  9. ncbi request reprint The language of chest pain
    John Albarran
    University of the West of England, Bristol
    Nurs Times 98:38-40. 2002
  10. ncbi request reprint Paramedics' perceptions of their role in providing pre-hospital thrombolytic treatment: qualitative study
    Helen Cox
    Faculty of Health and Social Care, University of the West of England, Glenside Campus, Bristol, BS16 1DD, UK
    Accid Emerg Nurs 14:237-44. 2006
    ..A meta-analysis has confirmed the effectiveness of pre-hospital administration in terms of all-cause mortality reduction and time saved. Little is known however, about how paramedics perceive their role in thrombolytic administration...
  11. ncbi request reprint Evidence-based practice in health and social care: where are we now?
    Annette Swinkels
    Faculty of Health and Social Care, University of the West of England, Blackberry Hill, Stapleton, Bristol, UK
    J Interprof Care 16:335-47. 2002
    ..The future of EBP is dependent, at least in part, on educational initiatives, organisational commitment and support, patient/client involvement and the development of a broader interprofessional perspective...
  12. ncbi request reprint Automated external defibrillation as part BLS: implications for education and practice
    Pam Moule
    Faculty of Health and Social Care, University of the West of England, Glenside Campus, Blackberry Hill, Stapleton, BS16 1DD, Bristol, UK
    Resuscitation 54:223-30. 2002
    ..Whilst the analysis is particularly pertinent to the United Kingdom, many of the issues raised have international importance...
  13. doi request reprint The views and preferences of resuscitated and non-resuscitated patients towards family witnessed resuscitation: a qualitative study
    Kate Mcmahon-Parkes
    Centre for Clinical and Health Services Research, Faculty of Health and Life Sciences, University of the West of England, Glenside Campus, Bristol BS16 1DD, United Kingdom
    Int J Nurs Stud 46:12-21. 2009
    ..In contrast the perspective and preferences of patients have been under-researched, particularly in relation to those who have survived resuscitation...
  14. doi request reprint A non-randomized comparison of e-learning and classroom delivery of basic life support with automated external defibrillator use: a pilot study
    Pam Moule
    Faculty of Health and Social Care, University of the West of England, Glenside Campus, Blackberry Hill, Bristol, UK
    Int J Nurs Pract 14:427-34. 2008
    ..Overall group performance did not differ suggesting computer-based education has the potential to prepare learners in resuscitation knowledge and skills to comparable levels of classroom courses...
  15. ncbi request reprint The views and preferences of resuscitated and non-resuscitated patients towards family-witnessed resuscitation: a qualitative study
    Kate Mcmahon-Parkes
    Centre for Clinical and Health Services Research, Faculty of Health and Life Sciences, University of the West of England, Glenside Campus, Bristol BS16 1DD, United Kingdom
    Int J Nurs Stud 46:220-9. 2009
    ..A number of international studies have explored the views of family members and healthcare professionals on the concept of family witnessed resuscitation. However, the perspective and preferences of patients have been under-researched...
  16. ncbi request reprint Exploring the patient's experiences of learning to live with an implantable cardioverter defibrillator (ICD) from one UK centre: a qualitative study
    Jenny Tagney
    Cardiology Department, Level 3, Camden House, Bristol Royal Infirmary, United Bristol Healthcare Trust, Upper Marlborough Street, Bristol BS2 8HW, UK
    Eur J Cardiovasc Nurs 2:195-203. 2003
    ..Whilst North American patients' experiences of living with an ICD are well documented, European perspectives remain underrepresented...
  17. ncbi request reprint Creativity: an essential element of critical care nursing practice
    John W Albarran
    Nurs Crit Care 9:47-9. 2004
  18. ncbi request reprint Women and coronary heart disease: redressing the balance
    John W Albarran
    Nurs Crit Care 8:47-8. 2003