Alistair H Farley

Summary

Affiliation: University of Dundee
Country: UK

Publications

  1. ncbi The physiological basics of wound healing
    Carolyn C Johnstone
    School of Nursing and Midwifery, University of Dundee, Dundee
    Nurs Stand 19:59-65; quiz 66. 2005
  2. ncbi Delirium part two: nursing management
    Ella McLafferty
    University of Dundee
    Nurs Stand 21:42-6. 2007
  3. ncbi Blood components
    Alistair Farley
    School of Nursing and Midwifery, University of Dundee
    Nurs Stand 27:35-42. 2012
  4. ncbi The lymphatic system
    Ella McLafferty
    School of Nursing and Midwifery, University of Dundee
    Nurs Stand 27:37-42. 2012
  5. ncbi The cardiovascular system
    Alistair Farley
    School of Nursing and Midwifery, University of Dundee
    Nurs Stand 27:35-9. 2012
  6. ncbi The anatomy and physiology of the locomotor system
    Alistair Farley
    School of Nursing and Midwifery, University of Dundee
    Nurs Stand 27:35-43. 2012
  7. ncbi Cells, tissues, organs and systems
    Alistair Farley
    School of Nursing and Midwifery, University of Dundee
    Nurs Stand 26:40-5. 2012
  8. ncbi Genetics, mitosis and meiosis
    Ella McLafferty
    School of Nursing and Midwifery, University of Dundee
    Nurs Stand 26:35-42. 2012
  9. ncbi Cells and cell biochemistry
    Alistair Farley
    School of Nursing and Midwifery, University of Dundee
    Nurs Stand 26:35-40. 2012
  10. ncbi Pulmonary embolism: identification, clinical features and management
    Alistair Farley
    School of Nursing and Midwifery, University of Dundee, Dundee
    Nurs Stand 23:49-56; quiz 58, 60. 2009

Detail Information

Publications24

  1. ncbi The physiological basics of wound healing
    Carolyn C Johnstone
    School of Nursing and Midwifery, University of Dundee, Dundee
    Nurs Stand 19:59-65; quiz 66. 2005
    ..This article outlines the process of wound healing to enhance wound care practice. Normal anatomy of the skin is described followed by a review of the four phases of wound healing...
  2. ncbi Delirium part two: nursing management
    Ella McLafferty
    University of Dundee
    Nurs Stand 21:42-6. 2007
    ..The first part of this article, which examined the clinical features, risk factors and assessment of delirium, was published in last week's Nursing Standard...
  3. ncbi Blood components
    Alistair Farley
    School of Nursing and Midwifery, University of Dundee
    Nurs Stand 27:35-42. 2012
    ..The importance of blood grouping for safe blood transfusion is discussed, as are disorders relating to blood...
  4. ncbi The lymphatic system
    Ella McLafferty
    School of Nursing and Midwifery, University of Dundee
    Nurs Stand 27:37-42. 2012
    ..In addition, there is a brief examination of common disorders of the lymphatic system, including lymphoma, lymphoedema and tonsillitis...
  5. ncbi The cardiovascular system
    Alistair Farley
    School of Nursing and Midwifery, University of Dundee
    Nurs Stand 27:35-9. 2012
    ..The cardiac conduction system is examined, outlining the normal sequence of events in the cardiac cycle. In addition, a brief overview of some common cardiac disorders is provided...
  6. ncbi The anatomy and physiology of the locomotor system
    Alistair Farley
    School of Nursing and Midwifery, University of Dundee
    Nurs Stand 27:35-43. 2012
    ..This article outlines the structure and function of the locomotor system, including the skeleton, joints, muscles and muscle attachments. Two common bone disorders, osteoporosis and osteoarthritis, are also considered...
  7. ncbi Cells, tissues, organs and systems
    Alistair Farley
    School of Nursing and Midwifery, University of Dundee
    Nurs Stand 26:40-5. 2012
    ..Different membranes in the body are considered and the organisation of tissues and membranes into more complex structures, such as organs and body systems, is outlined...
  8. ncbi Genetics, mitosis and meiosis
    Ella McLafferty
    School of Nursing and Midwifery, University of Dundee
    Nurs Stand 26:35-42. 2012
    ..The processes of mitosis and meiosis are discussed and some genetic disorders outlined. Possible strategies for future management of genetic disorders are introduced...
  9. ncbi Cells and cell biochemistry
    Alistair Farley
    School of Nursing and Midwifery, University of Dundee
    Nurs Stand 26:35-40. 2012
    ..The basic building blocks of all matter, atoms, are examined and the way in which they may interact to form new compounds within the body is discussed. The basic structures and components that make up a typical cell are considered...
  10. ncbi Pulmonary embolism: identification, clinical features and management
    Alistair Farley
    School of Nursing and Midwifery, University of Dundee, Dundee
    Nurs Stand 23:49-56; quiz 58, 60. 2009
    ..Timely diagnosis and treatment can significantly reduce morbidity and mortality rates and nurses need to be aware of the risk factors associated with the condition to identify high-risk patients...
  11. ncbi Bronchiectasis: pathophysiology, presentation and management
    Alistair H Farley
    School of Nursing and Midwifery, University of Dundee, Ninewells Hospital, Dundee
    Nurs Stand 23:50-6; quiz 58. 2008
    ..This article examines the pathophysiology and presentation of bronchiectasis and identifies various management strategies...
  12. ncbi Lumbar puncture
    Alistair Farley
    School of Nursing and Midwifery, University of Dundee, Dundee
    Nurs Stand 22:46-8. 2008
    ..The rationale for the intervention is described with a focus on the nursing management before, during and after the procedure...
  13. ncbi Nursing management of the patient with hypothermia
    Alistair Farley
    University of Dundee, Dundee
    Nurs Stand 22:43-6. 2008
    ..This article describes the signs and symptoms of hypothermia and outlines its acute nursing management...
  14. ncbi Autoimmune disorders
    Alistair Farley
    School of Nursing and Midwifery, University of Dundee, Ninewells Hospital
    Nurs Stand 16:38-40. 2002
    ..Susceptibility of individuals to such disorders is discussed and examples of specific conditions are outlined...
  15. ncbi Paracetamol poisoning: physiological aspects and management strategies
    Alistair Farley
    Ninewells Hospital, Dundee
    Nurs Stand 19:58-64; quiz 66. 2005
    ..Trends in paracetamol use and initiatives to reduce rates of self-harm are discussed, as well as clinical practice and ways to determine severity of poisoning...
  16. ncbi The physiological effects of ageing on the activities of living
    A Farley
    University of Dundee, Ninewells Hospital, Dundee
    Nurs Stand 20:46-52; quiz 54. 2006
    ..This article describes different theories of ageing. It examines the impact that physiological effects have on aspects of living for older people: eating and drinking, eliminating, mobilising, communicating and breathing...
  17. ncbi Delirium part one: clinical features, risk factors and assessment
    A Farley
    School of Nursing and Midwifery, Dundee University, Dundee
    Nurs Stand 21:35-40. 2007
    ..The detection of delirium and a variety of assessment tools are also considered. Part two, to be published in next week's Nursing Standard, examines the nursing management of delirium...
  18. ncbi Examinations: a practical guide for students
    Charles Hendry
    School of Nursing and Midwifery, University of Dundee
    Nurs Stand 17:48-53; quiz 54-5. 2003
    ..Examinations are an important part of assessment for nursing education. This article examines strategies that can be used to prepare for examinations and on the examination day to improve performance...
  19. ncbi Essential skills for students who are returning to study
    Charles Hendry
    School of Nursing and Midwifery, University of Dundee, Ninewells Hospital, Dundee
    Nurs Stand 21:44-8. 2006
    ..Studying at home has particular challenges and these are discussed as well as a range of skills that are essential to effective study...
  20. ncbi Assessing pain in patients
    E McLafferty
    School of Nursing and Midwifery, University of Dundee, Dundee
    Nurs Stand 22:42-6. 2008
    ..Both unidimensional and multidimensional pain assessment scales are considered and described. Nursing skills required to carry out pain assessment are identified and discussed...
  21. ncbi Analysing qualitative research data using computer software
    Ella McLafferty
    School of Nursing and Midwifery, University of Dundee
    Nurs Times 102:34-6. 2006
    ..This paper discusses the advantages and disadvantages of using computer software packages to manage and analyse qualitative data...
  22. ncbi Nurses' role in nutritional assessment and screening (second of a two-part series)
    Carolyn Johnstone
    School of Nursing and Midwifery, University of Dundee
    Nurs Times 102:28-9. 2006
    ..The first article in this two-part series looked at initial assessment. This article looks at more specific tests that can be used to identify those at risk...
  23. ncbi Making the most of time
    Charles Hendry
    University of Dundee, UK
    Nurse Res 12:81-8. 2004
    ..Charles Hendry and Alistair Farley explore some of the issues that may be faced in relation to time management when completing an MPhil or PhD...
  24. ncbi Nurses' role in nutritional assessment and screening: Part one of a two-part series
    Carolyn Johnstone
    Nursing School of Midwifery, University of Dundee
    Nurs Times 102:28-9. 2006
    ..This article (part one of two) explores the importance of nutritional assessment and the basic tools for identifying those at risk of malnutrition...