Julian C Hughes
Affiliation: University of Newcastle
- Patient preferences for future care--how can Advance Care Planning become embedded into dementia care: a study protocolLouise Robinson
Institute of Health and Society, Newcastle University, Newcastle upon Tyne NE2 4AA, UK
BMC Geriatr 10:2. 2010....
- Types of centredness in health care: themes and conceptsJulian C Hughes
Northumbria Healthcare NHS Foundation Trust and the Institute for Ageing and Health, Newcastle University, Newcastle upon Tyne, UK
Med Health Care Philos 11:455-63. 2008..In trying to characterize one type of centredness, we were led to consider, at a conceptual level, the importance of the notion of centredness in general and the reasons for there being different types of centeredness...
- Hurly-burly of psychiatric ethicsJulian C Hughes
Ash Court, North Tyneside General Hospital, North Shields, UK
Aust N Z J Psychiatry 39:1001-7. 2005....
- Going home? An ethnographic study of assessment of capacity and best interests in people with dementia being discharged from hospitalMarie Poole
Northumbria Healthcare NHS Trust, North Tyneside General Hospital, Rake Lane, North Shields, Tyne and Wear NE29 8NH, UK
BMC Geriatr 14:56. 2014..Our research reflects the jurisdiction in which we work, but the importance of residence capacity rests on its implications for basic human rights...
- Appropriate disclosure of a diagnosis of dementia: identifying the key behaviours of 'best practice'Jan Lecouturier
Institute of Health and Society, Newcastle University, The Medical School, Framlington Place, Newcastle upon Tyne, UK
BMC Health Serv Res 8:95. 2008....
- Philosophical issues in dementiaJulian C Hughes
Northumbria Healthcare NHS Foundation Trust, Institute for Ageing and Health, Newcastle University, Newcastle upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear, UK
Curr Opin Psychiatry 26:283-8. 2013..Philosophical thought should underpin and strengthen developments in clinical practice. For instance, deepening our thoughts about personhood should support the development of person-centred care...
- Homeward bound or bound for a home? Assessing the capacity of dementia patients to make decisions about hospital discharge: comparing practice with legal standardsCharlotte Emmett
Centre for Mental Health Law, Northumbria Law School, Northumbria University, City Campus East, Newcastle upon Tyne, NE1 8ST, UK
Int J Law Psychiatry 36:73-82. 2013....
- Dementia and ethics: the views of informal carersJulian C Hughes
Old Age Psychiatry, Newcastle General Hospital, Newcastle upon Tyne, UK
J R Soc Med 95:242-6. 2002..Ethical issues are sometimes the most troublesome matter for carers. Unlike issues for professionals, they arise from a personal context and are shaped by long-term relationships...
- Moral reasoning--the unrealized place of casuistry in medical ethicsStephen J Louw
Int Psychogeriatr 17:149-54. 2005
- Confidentiality and cognitive impairment: professional and philosophical ethicsJulian C Hughes
Gibside Unit, Centre for the Health of the Elderly, Newcastle General Hospital, Westgate Road, Newcastle upon Tyne NE4 6BE, UK
Age Ageing 31:147-50. 2002..Attending to the reality of cognitively impaired people emphasizes this context and suggests that confidentiality cannot be an overriding principle--it is best regarded as a token of trust...
- Carers, ethics and dementia: a survey and review of the literatureJulian C Hughes
Newcastle General Hospital, and The Oxford Centre for Ethics and Communication in Health Care Practice ETHOX, Oxford
Int J Geriatr Psychiatry 17:35-40. 2002..Whilst there has been an increasing amount of interest in the psychosocial problems that face the carers of people with dementia, the ethical nature of some of these problems has largely been ignored...