David Clark

Summary

Affiliation: University of Sheffield
Country: UK

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint 'Total pain', disciplinary power and the body in the work of Cicely Saunders, 1958-1967
    D Clark
    Department of Palliative Medicine, University of Sheffield, Royal Hallamshire Hospital, UK
    Soc Sci Med 49:727-36. 1999
  2. ncbi request reprint Clinical nurse specialists in palliative care. Part 2. Explaining diversity in the organization and costs of Macmillan nursing services
    David Clark
    Sheffield Palliative Care Studies Group
    Palliat Med 16:375-85. 2002
  3. ncbi request reprint Dame Cicely Saunders
    David Clark
    University of Sheffield, Trent Palliative Care Centre, Sykes House, Little Common Lane, Sheffield S11 9NE, United Kingdom
    Pharos Alpha Omega Alpha Honor Med Soc 66:8-10. 2003
  4. pmc Between hope and acceptance: the medicalisation of dying
    David Clark
    Academic Palliative Medicine Unit, University of Sheffield, Trent Palliative Care Centre, Sykes House, Sheffield S11 9NE
    BMJ 324:905-7. 2002
  5. ncbi request reprint UK geriatricians' attitudes to active voluntary euthanasia and physician-assisted death
    D Clark
    Academic Palliative Medicine Unit, University of Sheffield, Royal Hallamshire Hospital, Sheffield S10 2JF, UK
    Age Ageing 30:395-8. 2001
  6. ncbi request reprint Religion, medicine, and community in the early origins of St. Christopher's Hospice
    D Clark
    University of Sheffield, Palliative Medicine, Royal Hallamshire Hospital, Sheffield, United Kingdom
    J Palliat Med 4:353-60. 2001
  7. ncbi request reprint Common threads? Palliative care service developments in seven European countries
    D Clark
    Department of Palliative Medicine, University of Sheffield, Royal Hallamshire Hospital, Glossop Road, Sheffield S10 2JF, UK
    Palliat Med 14:479-90. 2000
  8. ncbi request reprint Macmillan Carers Schemes in England: results of a multicentre evaluation
    D Clark
    Department of Palliative Medicine, University of Sheffield, Royal Hallamshire Hospital, UK
    Palliat Med 14:129-39. 2000
  9. ncbi request reprint Clinical nurse specialists in palliative care. Part 3. Issues for the Macmillan Nurse role
    Jane Seymour
    Sheffield Palliative Care Studies Group, University of Sheffield, UK
    Palliat Med 16:386-94. 2002
  10. ncbi request reprint Clinical nurse specialists in palliative care. Part 1. A description of the MacMillan Nurse caseload
    Julie Skilbeck
    Sheffield Palliative Care Studies Group, University of Sheffield, UK
    Palliat Med 16:285-96. 2002

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  1. ncbi request reprint 'Total pain', disciplinary power and the body in the work of Cicely Saunders, 1958-1967
    D Clark
    Department of Palliative Medicine, University of Sheffield, Royal Hallamshire Hospital, UK
    Soc Sci Med 49:727-36. 1999
    ..It is suggested that both of these may be at work in the discourse of 'total pain' and that an appreciation of each enhances our understanding of the concept...
  2. ncbi request reprint Clinical nurse specialists in palliative care. Part 2. Explaining diversity in the organization and costs of Macmillan nursing services
    David Clark
    Sheffield Palliative Care Studies Group
    Palliat Med 16:375-85. 2002
    ..In particular, our study highlights problems in how teamwork is conceptualized and delivered. We draw on recent organizational theories to make sense of the heterogeneous nature of Macmillan nursing services...
  3. ncbi request reprint Dame Cicely Saunders
    David Clark
    University of Sheffield, Trent Palliative Care Centre, Sykes House, Little Common Lane, Sheffield S11 9NE, United Kingdom
    Pharos Alpha Omega Alpha Honor Med Soc 66:8-10. 2003
  4. pmc Between hope and acceptance: the medicalisation of dying
    David Clark
    Academic Palliative Medicine Unit, University of Sheffield, Trent Palliative Care Centre, Sykes House, Sheffield S11 9NE
    BMJ 324:905-7. 2002
  5. ncbi request reprint UK geriatricians' attitudes to active voluntary euthanasia and physician-assisted death
    D Clark
    Academic Palliative Medicine Unit, University of Sheffield, Royal Hallamshire Hospital, Sheffield S10 2JF, UK
    Age Ageing 30:395-8. 2001
    ..To describe the views of British geriatricians on active voluntary euthanasia and physician-assisted death...
  6. ncbi request reprint Religion, medicine, and community in the early origins of St. Christopher's Hospice
    D Clark
    University of Sheffield, Palliative Medicine, Royal Hallamshire Hospital, Sheffield, United Kingdom
    J Palliat Med 4:353-60. 2001
    ..Without this pragmatic turn, it is unlikely that the hospice movement would have spread so quickly and so far in the 1970s and 1980s...
  7. ncbi request reprint Common threads? Palliative care service developments in seven European countries
    D Clark
    Department of Palliative Medicine, University of Sheffield, Royal Hallamshire Hospital, Glossop Road, Sheffield S10 2JF, UK
    Palliat Med 14:479-90. 2000
    ..Accordingly, inequities between the seven countries can be more clearly identified, posing continuing challenges to policy makers and planners who operate with a European perspective...
  8. ncbi request reprint Macmillan Carers Schemes in England: results of a multicentre evaluation
    D Clark
    Department of Palliative Medicine, University of Sheffield, Royal Hallamshire Hospital, UK
    Palliat Med 14:129-39. 2000
    ..Current policy changes may be beneficial to the schemes in this respect...
  9. ncbi request reprint Clinical nurse specialists in palliative care. Part 3. Issues for the Macmillan Nurse role
    Jane Seymour
    Sheffield Palliative Care Studies Group, University of Sheffield, UK
    Palliat Med 16:386-94. 2002
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  10. ncbi request reprint Clinical nurse specialists in palliative care. Part 1. A description of the MacMillan Nurse caseload
    Julie Skilbeck
    Sheffield Palliative Care Studies Group, University of Sheffield, UK
    Palliat Med 16:285-96. 2002
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  11. ncbi request reprint Impact of the Powys Macmillan GP clinical facilitator project: views of health-care professionals
    Bill Noble
    University of Sheffield, Trent Palliative Care Centre, Sykes House, Little Common Lane, Abbey Lane, Sheffield S11 9NE, UK
    Int J Palliat Nurs 9:528-33. 2003
    ..The majority of nurses thought that the GPCF's contribution was important. The use of local palliative care guidelines increased significantly among district nurses by the end of the project...
  12. ncbi request reprint Older people's views about home as a place of care at the end of life
    Merryn Gott
    Sheffield Institute for Studies on Ageing, University of Sheffield, Sheffield, UK
    Palliat Med 18:460-7. 2004
    ..To explore the attitudes of older people towards home as a place of care when dying...
  13. ncbi request reprint Providing cancer and palliative care in rural areas: a review of patient and carer needs
    Philippa M Hughes
    Academic Palliative Medicine Unit, University of Sheffield
    J Palliat Care 20:44-9. 2004
  14. ncbi request reprint Access and referral to specialist palliative care: patients' and professionals' experiences
    Janine C Bestall
    Academic Palliative Medicine Unit, Division of Clinical Sciences South, Section of Surgical and Anaesthetic Sciences, University of Sheffield, K Floor, Royal Hallamshire Hospital, Glossop Road, Sheffield S10 2JF, UK
    Int J Palliat Nurs 10:381-9. 2004
    ..There are currently no standardized criteria in the UK to determine when a referral should be triggered. The development of a set of standardized referral criteria may be useful in aiding a referral decision...
  15. ncbi request reprint Carer satisfaction with end-of-life care in Powys, Wales: a cross-sectional survey
    Christine Ingleton
    School of Nursing and Midwifery, University of Sheffield, UK
    Health Soc Care Community 12:43-52. 2004
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  16. ncbi request reprint The measurement of pain, 1945-2000
    Bill Noble
    Academic Palliative Medicine Unit, University of Sheffield, Sheffield, United Kingdom
    J Pain Symptom Manage 29:14-21. 2005
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  17. ncbi request reprint Planning for the end of life: the views of older people about advance care statements
    Jane Seymour
    The School of Nursing and Midwifery, The University of Sheffield, Palliative and End of Life Care Research Group, Winter St, Sheffield, Bartolme House, S3 7ND, UK
    Soc Sci Med 59:57-68. 2004
    ..We conclude that, rather than emphasising the completion of advance statements, it may be preferable to conceptualise advance care planning as a process of discussion and review between clinicians, patients and families...
  18. ncbi request reprint "A thoughtful and experienced physician": William Munk and the care of the dying in late Victorian England
    Nic Hughes
    Macmillan Education Unit, School of Healthcare Studies, University of Leeds, Leeds, England
    J Palliat Med 7:703-10. 2004
    ..This paper gives a more detailed account of Munk's life and work than has yet appeared and focuses in particular on the contents and contemporary influence of his important late nineteenth century treatise on the care of the dying...
  19. ncbi request reprint Pain and palliative care: the emergence of new specialties
    Jane Seymour
    Palliative and End of Life Care Research Group, School of Nursing and Midwifery, The University of Sheffield, Sheffield
    J Pain Symptom Manage 29:2-13. 2005
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  20. ncbi request reprint Stories of cancer pain: a historical perspective
    Michelle Winslow
    International Observatory on End of Life Care, Institute for Health Research, Lancaster University, Lancaster, United Kingdom
    J Pain Symptom Manage 29:22-31. 2005
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  21. doi request reprint Hospice and palliative care development in India: a multimethod review of services and experiences
    Elizabeth McDermott
    Department of Social Policy and Social Work, University of York, York, United Kingdom
    J Pain Symptom Manage 35:583-93. 2008
    ..Further work is required to ensure that the growing interest in hospice and palliative care in India is used to increase the momentum of progress...
  22. ncbi request reprint The syringe driver and the subcutaneous route in palliative care: the inventor, the history and the implications
    Fiona Graham
    International Observatory on End of Life Care, Institute for Health Research, Lancaster University, Lancaster, United Kingdom
    J Pain Symptom Manage 29:32-40. 2005
    ..We conclude by considering the reasons for the continued popularity of the syringe driver, despite problems in its use, and reflect on the lessons which can be learned about the use of CSCI in palliative care internationally...
  23. ncbi request reprint How basic is palliative care? Responses to Harmala Gupta
    Julia Downing
    Mildmay International, Study Centre, PO Box 24985, Kampala, Uganda
    Int J Palliat Nurs 11:34-9. 2005
  24. ncbi request reprint Palliative care and end of life issues in UK pre-registration, undergraduate nursing programmes
    George E Dickinson
    Department of Sociology and Anthropology, College of Charleston, Charleston, SC 29424, USA
    Nurse Educ Today 28:163-70. 2008
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  25. ncbi request reprint From margins to centre: a review of the history of palliative care in cancer
    David Clark
    International Observatory on End of Life Care, Institute for Health Research, Lancaster University, Alexandra Square, Lancaster, UK
    Lancet Oncol 8:430-8. 2007
    ..This paper charts the modern history of such care around the world and concludes on some current issues and future challenges...
  26. ncbi request reprint Hospice and palliative care development in Africa: a multi-method review of services and experiences
    David Clark
    International Observatory on End of Life Care, Institute for Health Research, Lancaster University, Lancaster, United Kingdom
    J Pain Symptom Manage 33:698-710. 2007
    ..Overall, interest in the development of hospice and palliative care in Africa has never been greater...
  27. ncbi request reprint The International Observatory on End of Life Care: a new initiative to support palliative care development around the world
    David Clark
    Institute for Health Research, Lancaster University, Lancaster, LA1 4YT, UK
    J Pain Palliat Care Pharmacother 17:231-8. 2003
    ..The Observatory will build on public health models to provide research-based intelligence about palliative care around the world, drawing also on cultural, historical and ethical perspectives...
  28. ncbi request reprint Evaluation of a scheme to enhance palliative cancer care in rural Wales
    David Clark
    International Observatory on End of Life Care, Institute for Health Research, Lancaster University, Lancaster, LA1 4YT, UK
    Support Care Cancer 12:683-91. 2004
    ..There were no marked changes in patterns of referral to specialist palliative care or in place of death, but there was some evidence to suggest that the facilitators had an influence on their colleagues' opioid prescribing patterns...
  29. ncbi request reprint Economic evaluation of specialist cancer and palliative nursing: a literature review
    Hannah Rose Douglas
    Health Services Research Unit, London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine, Keppel Street, London WC1E 7HT, UK
    Int J Palliat Nurs 9:424-8. 2003
    ..These should involve nursing researchers and practitioners so that evaluations reflect the complex and multidimensional nature of CNS care and meet the required standard of evidence to influence practice...
  30. ncbi request reprint Exploring nursing outcomes for patients with advanced cancer following intervention by Macmillan specialist palliative care nurses
    Jessica Corner
    School of Nursing and Midwifery, University of Southampton, Highfield, UK
    J Adv Nurs 41:561-74. 2003
    ..Little information exists about the outcomes from nursing interventions, and few studies report new approaches to evaluating the complex web of effects that may result from specialist nursing care...
  31. ncbi request reprint Economic evaluation of specialist cancer and palliative nursing: Macmillan evaluation study findings
    Hannah Rose Douglas
    Health Services Research Unit, London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine, Keppel Street, London WC1E 7HT, UK
    Int J Palliat Nurs 9:429-38. 2003
    ..These data do not constitute a comparative evaluation study, as no control group was identified. Such results are nevertheless important as this type of data has not been gathered previously...
  32. ncbi request reprint Official certification of doctors working in palliative medicine in Europe: data from an EAPC study in 52 European countries
    Carlos Centeno
    European Association for Palliative Care Task Force on the Development of Palliative Care in Europe and Palliative Medicine Unit, Clinica Universitaria, University of Navarra, Pamplona, Spain
    Palliat Med 21:683-7. 2007
    ..Establishing uniform approaches to certification for palliative medicine in different European countries will contribute to wider take-up of specialty status and the improved recognition of palliative care as a discipline...
  33. ncbi request reprint The epidemic of cracked and fracturing teeth
    David Clark
    Dent Today 26:90, 92, 94-5. 2007
  34. ncbi request reprint Facts and indicators on palliative care development in 52 countries of the WHO European region: results of an EAPC Task Force
    Carlos Centeno
    European Association for Palliative Care EAPC Task Force on the Development of Palliative Care in Europe, Milan and Palliative Medicine Unit, Clinica Universitaria, University of Navarra, Pamplona, Spain
    Palliat Med 21:463-71. 2007
    ..This paper also presents indicators on the development of palliative care based on the bibliometric analysis of scientific journals and on the vitality of the palliative care movement in each country...
  35. ncbi request reprint Preferred place of care: an analysis of the 'first 100' patient assessments
    Justin Wood
    Palliat Med 21:449-50. 2007
  36. doi request reprint Opioid-induced hyperalgesia in humans: molecular mechanisms and clinical considerations
    Larry F Chu
    Department of Anesthesia, Stanford University School of Medicine, Stanford, CA 94305 5640, USA
    Clin J Pain 24:479-96. 2008
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  37. pmc Awareness of deficits in financial abilities in patients with mild cognitive impairment: going beyond self-informant discrepancy
    Ozioma C Okonkwo
    Department of Psychology, University of Alabama at Birmingham, Birmingham, AL 35294 0017, USA
    Am J Geriatr Psychiatry 16:650-9. 2008
    ..In this study, the authors used three different approaches to examine accuracy of self-report of financial abilities among patients with MCI...
  38. doi request reprint Mapping levels of palliative care development: a global view
    Michael Wright
    International Observatory on End of Life Care, Institute for Health Research, Lancaster University, Lancaster, United Kingdom
    J Pain Symptom Manage 35:469-85. 2008
    ..Although half of the world's countries have a palliative care service, far more are needed before such services are generally accessible worldwide...
  39. ncbi request reprint End-of-life care around the world: achievements to date and challenges remaining
    David Clark
    Institute for Health Research, University of Lancaster, United Kingdom
    Omega (Westport) 56:101-10. 2007
    ..As this special issue of the journal demonstrates so eloquently, that legacy lives on...
  40. ncbi request reprint The international observatory on end of life care: a global view of palliative care development
    David Clark
    International Observatory on End of Life Care, Institute for Health Research, Lancaster University, Lancaster, UK
    J Pain Symptom Manage 33:542-6. 2007
    ..We show how this has been used to create a "world map" of hospice and palliative care provision and indicate some of the uses to which this can be put and the ways in which it can be refined over time...
  41. ncbi request reprint Funding for palliative care programs in developing countries
    Mary Callaway
    International Palliative Care Initiative, Open Society Institute, New York, NY 10019, USA
    J Pain Symptom Manage 33:509-13. 2007
    ..There are now a number of collaborative networks that make a significant contribution to the development and sustainability of hospice and palliative care across many resource-poor regions of the world...
  42. ncbi request reprint Euthanasia and physician-assisted suicide: a view from an EAPC Ethics Task Force
    Lars Johan Materstvedt
    Department of Philosophy, Faculty of Arts, Norwegian University of Science and Technology NTNU, N 7491 Trondheim, Norway
    Palliat Med 17:97-101; discussion 102-79. 2003
  43. ncbi request reprint Ecology. An intimate knowledge of trees
    Jocelyn Kaiser
    Science 300:566-7. 2003
  44. ncbi request reprint Patient preference for bra or binder after breast surgery
    Sharon Laura
    Christo Road Private Hospital, Waratah, New South Wales, Australia
    ANZ J Surg 74:463-4. 2004
    ..No data are currently available to assess the relative merits of breast binder or bra following breast surgery...
  45. ncbi request reprint Evaluating the work of clinical nurse specialists in palliative care
    Jessica Corner
    Palliat Med 16:275-7. 2002
  46. ncbi request reprint A palliative care association for the whole of Africa
    Kath Defilippi
    Palliat Med 18:583-4. 2004
  47. ncbi request reprint Palliative care in Europe: an emerging approach to comparative analysis
    David Clark
    Institute for Health Research and International Observatory on End of Life Care, Lancaster University
    Clin Med 6:197-201. 2006
    ..A sustainable evidence base on palliative care provision in Europe is needed, and there are encouraging signs that this is beginning to develop through close cooperation between key organisations and initiatives in the field...
  48. pmc Measuring inequalities in health: the case for healthy life expectancy
    Rachael Wood
    Centre for International Public Health Policy, School of Health in Social Science, University of Edinburgh, Medical Quad, Teviot Place, Edinburgh EH8 9AG, Scotland, UK
    J Epidemiol Community Health 60:1089-92. 2006
    ..To evaluate healthy life expectancy (HLE) as a measure of health inequalities by comparing geographical and area-based deprivation-related inequalities in healthy and total life expectancy (TLE)...
  49. ncbi request reprint Risk, shame and the public injector: a qualitative study of drug injecting in South Wales
    Tim Rhodes
    Centre for Research on Drugs and Health Behaviour, London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine, London, UK
    Soc Sci Med 65:572-85. 2007
    ..This highlights tensions between strategies seeking to create safer communities and environmental interventions seeking to reduce drug-related health harm, including recent innovations such as the 'drug consumption room' (DCR)...
  50. ncbi request reprint U.K. physicians' attitudes toward active voluntary euthanasia and physician-assisted suicide
    George E Dickinson
    College of Charleston, Charleston, South Carolina, USA
    Death Stud 26:479-90. 2002
    ..In addition, ample safeguards would be required to receive support from physicians regarding legalization...