Susan Kirk

Summary

Affiliation: University of Manchester
Country: UK

Publications

  1. doi request reprint The effectiveness of self-care support interventions for children and young people with long-term conditions: a systematic review
    S Kirk
    School of Nursing, Midwifery and Social Work, University of Manchester, Manchester, UK
    Child Care Health Dev 39:305-24. 2013
  2. doi request reprint Perceptions of effective self-care support for children and young people with long-term conditions
    Susan Kirk
    School of Nursing, Midwifery and Social Work, University of Manchester, Manchester, UK
    J Clin Nurs 21:1974-87. 2012
  3. doi request reprint An exploration of parents' and young people's perspectives of hospice support
    S Kirk
    School of Nursing, Midwifery and Social Work, University of Manchester, Jean McFarlane Building, Oxford Road, Manchester M13 9PL, UK
    Child Care Health Dev 38:32-40. 2012
  4. pmc Integrating telecare for chronic disease management in the community: what needs to be done?
    Carl R May
    University of Southampton, UK
    BMC Health Serv Res 11:131. 2011
  5. doi request reprint Transitions in the lives of young people with complex healthcare needs
    S Kirk
    School of Nursing, Midwifery and Social Work, University of Manchester, Manchester, UK
    Child Care Health Dev 34:567-75. 2008
  6. ncbi request reprint Parent or nurse? The experience of being the parent of a technology-dependent child
    Susan Kirk
    School of Nursing, Midwifery and Social Work, University of Manchester, Manchester, UK
    J Adv Nurs 51:456-64. 2005
  7. ncbi request reprint Methodological and ethical issues in conducting qualitative research with children and young people: a literature review
    Susan Kirk
    School of Nursing, Midwifery and Social Work, University of Manchester, Coupland 3, Oxford Road, Manchester M13 9PL, UK
    Int J Nurs Stud 44:1250-60. 2007
  8. pmc Patient safety culture in primary care: developing a theoretical framework for practical use
    Susan Kirk
    School of Nursing, Midwifery and Social Work, University of Manchester, Manchester, UK
    Qual Saf Health Care 16:313-20. 2007
  9. doi request reprint How children and young people construct and negotiate living with medical technology
    Susan Kirk
    School of Nursing, Midwifery and Social Work, Oxford Road, University of Manchester, Manchester, United Kingdom
    Soc Sci Med 71:1796-803. 2010
  10. ncbi request reprint Enhancing parents' confidence to care in acute childhood illness: triangulation of findings from a mixed methods study of Community Children's Nursing
    Peter Callery
    School of Nursing, Midwifery, and Social Work, The University of Manchester, Manchester Academic Health Science Centre, UK
    J Adv Nurs 69:2538-48. 2013

Detail Information

Publications21

  1. doi request reprint The effectiveness of self-care support interventions for children and young people with long-term conditions: a systematic review
    S Kirk
    School of Nursing, Midwifery and Social Work, University of Manchester, Manchester, UK
    Child Care Health Dev 39:305-24. 2013
    ....
  2. doi request reprint Perceptions of effective self-care support for children and young people with long-term conditions
    Susan Kirk
    School of Nursing, Midwifery and Social Work, University of Manchester, Manchester, UK
    J Clin Nurs 21:1974-87. 2012
    ....
  3. doi request reprint An exploration of parents' and young people's perspectives of hospice support
    S Kirk
    School of Nursing, Midwifery and Social Work, University of Manchester, Jean McFarlane Building, Oxford Road, Manchester M13 9PL, UK
    Child Care Health Dev 38:32-40. 2012
    ..However, there has been a lack of published research examining how families experience the support provided by children's hospices...
  4. pmc Integrating telecare for chronic disease management in the community: what needs to be done?
    Carl R May
    University of Southampton, UK
    BMC Health Serv Res 11:131. 2011
    ..This study aimed to identify factors inhibiting the implementation and integration of telecare systems for chronic disease management in the community...
  5. doi request reprint Transitions in the lives of young people with complex healthcare needs
    S Kirk
    School of Nursing, Midwifery and Social Work, University of Manchester, Manchester, UK
    Child Care Health Dev 34:567-75. 2008
    ..Little is known about their experiences and perspectives, particularly in relation to transitions...
  6. ncbi request reprint Parent or nurse? The experience of being the parent of a technology-dependent child
    Susan Kirk
    School of Nursing, Midwifery and Social Work, University of Manchester, Manchester, UK
    J Adv Nurs 51:456-64. 2005
    ..This paper reports a study exploring parents' experiences of caring for a child who is dependent on medical technology, and in particular of performing clinical procedures on their own children...
  7. ncbi request reprint Methodological and ethical issues in conducting qualitative research with children and young people: a literature review
    Susan Kirk
    School of Nursing, Midwifery and Social Work, University of Manchester, Coupland 3, Oxford Road, Manchester M13 9PL, UK
    Int J Nurs Stud 44:1250-60. 2007
    ....
  8. pmc Patient safety culture in primary care: developing a theoretical framework for practical use
    Susan Kirk
    School of Nursing, Midwifery and Social Work, University of Manchester, Manchester, UK
    Qual Saf Health Care 16:313-20. 2007
    ....
  9. doi request reprint How children and young people construct and negotiate living with medical technology
    Susan Kirk
    School of Nursing, Midwifery and Social Work, Oxford Road, University of Manchester, Manchester, United Kingdom
    Soc Sci Med 71:1796-803. 2010
    ....
  10. ncbi request reprint Enhancing parents' confidence to care in acute childhood illness: triangulation of findings from a mixed methods study of Community Children's Nursing
    Peter Callery
    School of Nursing, Midwifery, and Social Work, The University of Manchester, Manchester Academic Health Science Centre, UK
    J Adv Nurs 69:2538-48. 2013
    ..Children's emergency hospital use is of concern internationally, but there has been little examination of home care by nurses...
  11. doi request reprint Comparison of the costs of care during acute illness by two community children's nursing teams
    Peter Callery
    School of Nursing, Midwifery and Social Work, The University of Manchester, Manchester Academic Health Science Centre, Manchester, UK
    Emerg Med J 30:1029-32. 2013
    ..To compare the costs associated with care by two community children's nursing teams (CCNT)...
  12. pmc Avoiding inappropriate paediatric admission: facilitating General Practitioner referral to Community Children's Nursing Teams
    Richard G Kyle
    School of Nursing, Midwifery and Health, University of Stirling Highland Campus, Centre for Health Science, Old Perth Road, Inverness IV2 3JH, UK
    BMC Fam Pract 14:4. 2013
    ..However, facilitators of GP referral to CCNTs are not known. The aim of this study was to identify facilitators of GP referral to CCNTs...
  13. pmc Integrating community children's nursing in urgent and emergency care: a qualitative comparison of two teams in North West England
    Richard G Kyle
    School of Nursing, Midwifery and Health, University of Stirling, Highland Campus, Centre for Health Science, Old Perth Road, Inverness IV2 3JH, UK
    BMC Pediatr 12:101. 2012
    ..The aim of this study was to identify enablers and barriers to integration of CCNTs with urgent and emergency care...
  14. doi request reprint Integration of devices into long-term condition management: a synthesis of qualitative studies
    Claire Gately
    Primary Care Research Group, School of Community Based Medicine, The University of Manchester, Manchester, UK
    Chronic Illn 4:135-48. 2008
    ..Future research and theory building can be facilitated by the synthesis of existing qualitative studies...
  15. pmc Social networks, work and network-based resources for the management of long-term conditions: a framework and study protocol for developing self-care support
    Anne Rogers
    Health Sciences Research Group, and Collaboration for Leadership in Applied Health Research and Care CLAHRC for Greater Manchester, School for Community Based Medicine, University of Manchester, Manchester, UK
    Implement Sci 6:56. 2011
    ..This forms the basis of a novel approach to understanding, designing, and implementing new forms of self-management support...
  16. ncbi request reprint Supporting 'expert' parents--professional support and families caring for a child with complex health care needs in the community
    Susan Kirk
    National Primary Care Research and Development Centre, University of Manchester, The Williamson Building, Oxford Road, UK
    Int J Nurs Stud 39:625-35. 2002
    ..This paper describes the elements of professional 'support' that were particularly valued by parents and concludes with a discussion of the implications for professional education and roles...
  17. ncbi request reprint A profile of technology-assisted children and young people in north west England
    Susan Kirk
    School of Nursing, Midwifery and Social Work, University of Manchester, Manchester
    Paediatr Nurs 20:18-20. 2008
    ..To obtain a profile of children and young people in north west England who needed the ongoing support of medical technology...
  18. ncbi request reprint A literature review of children's and young people's participation in decisions relating to health care
    Lucie Moore
    The School of Nursing, Midwifery and Social Work, The University of Manchester, University Place, Oxford Road, Manchester M13 9PL, UK
    J Clin Nurs 19:2215-25. 2010
    ..To review and critique the research literature on children's and young people's participation in health care decision-making, to highlight gaps in the research and to identify implications for nursing practice...
  19. doi request reprint Readmission in children's emergency care: an analysis of hospital episode statistics
    Peter Callery
    University of Manchester, Manchester, UK
    Arch Dis Child 95:341-6. 2010
    ..To compare rates of emergency readmission following discharge for common paediatric conditions from a range of hospital services...
  20. doi request reprint What we know (and do not know) about raising children with complex continuing care needs
    Franco A Carnevale
    J Child Health Care 12:4-6. 2008
  21. ncbi request reprint The Parent Positive programme: opportunities for health visiting
    Susan Parker
    North Manchester Primary Care Trust
    Community Pract 79:10-4. 2006
    ..The paper identifies the implications for practice and the initial and continuing education of health visitors...