Brendan McCormack

Summary

Affiliation: University of Ulster
Country: UK

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Developing person-centred care: addressing contextual challenges through practice development
    Brendan McCormack
    Institute of Nursing Research and Person Centred Practice Research Centre, University of Ulster Northern Ireland
    Online J Issues Nurs 16:3. 2011
  2. pmc Realist synthesis: illustrating the method for implementation research
    Jo Rycroft-Malone
    School of Healthcare Sciences, Bangor University, Fron Heulog, Ffriddoedd Road, Bangor, UK
    Implement Sci 7:33. 2012
  3. doi request reprint Appreciating the 'person' in long-term care
    Brendan McCormack
    Institute of Nursing Research, School of Nursing, University of Ulster, Newtownabbey, Northern Ireland
    Int J Older People Nurs 7:284-94. 2012
  4. pmc FIRE (Facilitating Implementation of Research Evidence): a study protocol
    Kate Seers
    Royal College of Nursing Research Institute, School of Health and Social Studies, University of Warwick, Coventry, UK
    Implement Sci 7:25. 2012
  5. pmc Implementing health research through academic and clinical partnerships: a realistic evaluation of the Collaborations for Leadership in Applied Health Research and Care (CLAHRC)
    Jo Rycroft-Malone
    Centre for Health Related Research, School of Healthcare Sciences, Bangor University, Bangor, Gwynedd, UK
    Implement Sci 6:74. 2011
  6. doi request reprint Developing person-centred practice: nursing outcomes arising from changes to the care environment in residential settings for older people
    Brendan McCormack
    Institute of Nursing Research School of Nursing, University of Ulster, Antrim, Northern Ireland
    Int J Older People Nurs 5:93-107. 2010
  7. doi request reprint Older persons' experiences of whole systems: the impact of health and social care organizational structures
    Brendan McCormack
    Institute of Nursing Research School of Nursing, University of Ulster, UK
    J Nurs Manag 16:105-14. 2008
  8. pmc Developing the practice context to enable more effective pain management with older people: an action research approach
    Donna Brown
    Institute of Nursing Research School of Nursing, University of Ulster, Shore Road, Newtownabbey, Co Antrim, Northern Ireland
    Implement Sci 6:9. 2011
  9. ncbi request reprint The meaning of practice development: evidence from the field
    Brendan McCormack
    University of Ulster
    Collegian 10:13-6. 2003
  10. doi request reprint Exploring person-centredness: a qualitative meta-synthesis of four studies
    Brendan McCormack
    Person Centred Practice Research Centre, Institute of Nursing Research School of Nursing, University of Ulster, Co Antrim, UK
    Scand J Caring Sci 24:620-34. 2010

Detail Information

Publications42

  1. ncbi request reprint Developing person-centred care: addressing contextual challenges through practice development
    Brendan McCormack
    Institute of Nursing Research and Person Centred Practice Research Centre, University of Ulster Northern Ireland
    Online J Issues Nurs 16:3. 2011
    ....
  2. pmc Realist synthesis: illustrating the method for implementation research
    Jo Rycroft-Malone
    School of Healthcare Sciences, Bangor University, Fron Heulog, Ffriddoedd Road, Bangor, UK
    Implement Sci 7:33. 2012
    ....
  3. doi request reprint Appreciating the 'person' in long-term care
    Brendan McCormack
    Institute of Nursing Research, School of Nursing, University of Ulster, Newtownabbey, Northern Ireland
    Int J Older People Nurs 7:284-94. 2012
    ....
  4. pmc FIRE (Facilitating Implementation of Research Evidence): a study protocol
    Kate Seers
    Royal College of Nursing Research Institute, School of Health and Social Studies, University of Warwick, Coventry, UK
    Implement Sci 7:25. 2012
    ..Improving continence care has the potential to improve the quality of life for older people and reduce the costs associated with providing incontinence aids...
  5. pmc Implementing health research through academic and clinical partnerships: a realistic evaluation of the Collaborations for Leadership in Applied Health Research and Care (CLAHRC)
    Jo Rycroft-Malone
    Centre for Health Related Research, School of Healthcare Sciences, Bangor University, Bangor, Gwynedd, UK
    Implement Sci 6:74. 2011
    ..This protocol describes an externally funded evaluation that focuses on implementation mechanisms and processes within three CLAHRCs. It seeks to uncover what works, for whom, how, and in what circumstances...
  6. doi request reprint Developing person-centred practice: nursing outcomes arising from changes to the care environment in residential settings for older people
    Brendan McCormack
    Institute of Nursing Research School of Nursing, University of Ulster, Antrim, Northern Ireland
    Int J Older People Nurs 5:93-107. 2010
    ..To present the nursing outcomes from the evaluation of developments in the care environment in residential settings for older people...
  7. doi request reprint Older persons' experiences of whole systems: the impact of health and social care organizational structures
    Brendan McCormack
    Institute of Nursing Research School of Nursing, University of Ulster, UK
    J Nurs Manag 16:105-14. 2008
    ..An in-depth case study of whole systems working...
  8. pmc Developing the practice context to enable more effective pain management with older people: an action research approach
    Donna Brown
    Institute of Nursing Research School of Nursing, University of Ulster, Shore Road, Newtownabbey, Co Antrim, Northern Ireland
    Implement Sci 6:9. 2011
    ....
  9. ncbi request reprint The meaning of practice development: evidence from the field
    Brendan McCormack
    University of Ulster
    Collegian 10:13-6. 2003
    ..Finally, the consequences of practice development activity will be outlined and the need for further research in this area highlighted...
  10. doi request reprint Exploring person-centredness: a qualitative meta-synthesis of four studies
    Brendan McCormack
    Person Centred Practice Research Centre, Institute of Nursing Research School of Nursing, University of Ulster, Co Antrim, UK
    Scand J Caring Sci 24:620-34. 2010
    ..The person-centred nursing framework has utility in helping to understand the dynamics of the components of person-centredness and overcoming the siloed nature of many current perspectives...
  11. doi request reprint Development and testing of the Context Assessment Index (CAI)
    Brendan McCormack
    Institute of Nursing Research School of Nursing, University of Ulster, County Antrim, Northern Ireland
    Worldviews Evid Based Nurs 6:27-35. 2009
    ..To test the psychometric properties of the Context Assessment Index (CAI)...
  12. doi request reprint The development and pilot testing of an instrument to measure nurses' working environment: the Nursing Context Index
    Paul Slater
    Royal Hospitals Trusts Institute of Nursing Research, University of Ulster, Jordanstown, Northern Ireland
    Worldviews Evid Based Nurs 6:173-82. 2009
    ..However, few studies have attempted to quantify the outcomes from the adoption of person-centered nursing. The lack of outcome measurement is in part influenced by the lack of a standardized instrument to measure person-centered nursing...
  13. ncbi request reprint An evaluation of the role of the clinical education facilitator
    Brendan McCormack
    School of Nursing, University of Ulster Royal Hospitals Trust, Belfast, UK
    J Clin Nurs 15:135-44. 2006
    ..The objective of the study was to identify whether clinical education facilitators made a difference to the learning experiences of nurses in a large teaching hospital...
  14. ncbi request reprint A conceptual framework for person-centred practice with older people
    Brendan McCormack
    University of Ulster, Jordanstown and Royal Hospitals Trust, Belfast, Northern Ireland
    Int J Nurs Pract 9:202-9. 2003
    ..The factors that enable person-centredness to operate in practice are identified as the patient's values, the nurse's values and the context of the care environment. Considerations for implementing the model in practice are highlighted...
  15. ncbi request reprint Practice development: realising active learning for sustainable change
    Brendan McCormack
    School of Nursing, University of Ulster, Jordanstown, Northern Ireland
    Contemp Nurse 32:92-104. 2009
    ....
  16. ncbi request reprint An exploration of the factor structure of the nursing work index
    Paul Slater
    School of Nursing, University of Ulster, Jordanstown and Royal Hospitals Trust, Belfast, Northern Ireland
    Worldviews Evid Based Nurs 4:30-9. 2007
    ..Within the NWI-R a four-factor model has been reported as being important in determining good organisational context, yet researchers have recently questioned the stability of the four-factor structure...
  17. ncbi request reprint Determining older people's needs for care by Registered Nurses: the Nursing Needs Assessment Tool
    Paul Slater
    School of Nursing, University of Ulster, Belfast, UK
    J Adv Nurs 52:601-8. 2005
    ....
  18. doi request reprint Development of a model of situational leadership in residential care for older people
    Brighide M Lynch
    HSE Dublin North East, Primary, Community and Continuing Care Services, Dundalk, County Louth, UK
    J Nurs Manag 19:1058-69. 2011
    ..The aim of the present study was to present the process used to develop a composite model of situational leadership enacted within a person-centred nursing framework in residential care...
  19. ncbi request reprint The characteristics, qualities and skills of practice developers
    Brendan McCormack
    University of Ulster, Jordanstown, UK
    J Clin Nurs 12:317-25. 2003
    ..Four role functions are presented in the paper, as well as qualities and skills needed to operationalize the identified role functions. A clear picture of the skills and qualities required by practice developers emerges from the data...
  20. doi request reprint Testing of the factor structure of the nursing work index-revised
    Paul Slater
    Institute of Nursing Research, University of Ulster, Jordanstown, Co Antrim, Northern Ireland
    Worldviews Evid Based Nurs 7:123-34. 2010
    ....
  21. doi request reprint Using the caring dimensions inventory as an indicator of person-centred nursing
    Tanya McCance
    Belfast Trust, Nursing R and D, University of Ulster, Belfast, UK
    J Clin Nurs 18:409-17. 2009
    ..This paper reports findings from a large-scale quasi-experimental study that used a measure of caring as a means of evaluating person-centred nursing and aims to illustrate the synergy between the concepts of caring and person-centredness...
  22. ncbi request reprint Supernumerary status: definition, operationalisation and its effect in practice
    Brian McGowan
    University of Ulster, Jordanstown, Newtownabbey, UK
    Intensive Crit Care Nurs 19:308-17. 2003
    ..However, whilst making a positive contribution to the recruitment and development of nurses new to the intensive care environment, further study is required to gauge the long-term effect of this programme on retention of staff...
  23. ncbi request reprint Integrated care for older people: methodological issues in conducting a systematic literature review
    Jan Reed
    Centre for Care of Older People, Northumbria University, Newcastle upon Tyne, UK
    Worldviews Evid Based Nurs 4:78-85. 2007
    ..The review was conducted as one strand of a research project aiming to inform the development of locality-based integrated care for older people in Northern Ireland, a development driven by observations of user needs...
  24. ncbi request reprint Opening doors of perception. Creativity, learning and developing practice
    Brendan McCormack
    Nursing Research and Practice Development, University of Ulster Hospital Trust, Belfast, Northern Ireland
    Br J Perioper Nurs 14:439-41, 443-6. 2004
    ..The article aims to challenge issues about nurse education and explore ways in which the nursing profession can move debates about the values underpinning the preparation of undergraduate nurses...
  25. ncbi request reprint An exploration of the factors that influence the implementation of evidence into practice
    Jo Rycroft-Malone
    Royal College of Nursing Institute, Oxford, UK
    J Clin Nurs 13:913-24. 2004
    ..This study sets out to scrutinize the elements of the framework through empirical enquiry...
  26. ncbi request reprint Re-defining nursing expertise in the United kingdom
    Sally Hardy
    Nursing and Midwifery Research Unit, School of Nursing and Midwifery, University of East Anglia, Norwich, London
    Nurs Sci Q 19:260-4. 2006
    ..The Expertise in Practice Project demonstrates that nurses affect change and facilitate performance and organizational development...
  27. ncbi request reprint Determining factors that have an impact upon effective evidence-based pain management with older people, following colorectal surgery: an ethnographic study
    Donna Brown
    Royal Hospitals Trust, Belfast, UK
    J Clin Nurs 15:1287-98. 2006
    ..The aim of this project was to examine pain management practices with older people admitted to the colorectal unit of an acute hospital trust...
  28. ncbi request reprint Person-centredness in gerontological nursing: an overview of the literature
    Brendan McCormack
    University of Ulster and Director of Nursing Research and Practice Development, Royal Hospitals Trust, Belfast, UK
    J Clin Nurs 13:31-8. 2004
    ..There is a need for further research and development work in gerontological nursing to distinguish between person-centred practice and good quality care for older people...
  29. ncbi request reprint Developing practice: individual and organisational responsibilities
    Brendan McCormack
    Aust J Adv Nurs 20:6-7. 2002
  30. ncbi request reprint Development of a framework for person-centred nursing
    Brendan McCormack
    Professor of Nursing Research Director of Nursing Research and Practice Development, University of Ulster and Royal Hospitals Trust, Belfast, Northern Ireland
    J Adv Nurs 56:472-9. 2006
    ..This paper presents the development and content of a person-centred nursing framework...
  31. ncbi request reprint Practice development: purpose, methodology, facilitation and evaluation
    Kim Manley
    Royal College of Nursing Institute, Royal College of Nursing, 20 Cavendish Square, London W1M 0RN
    Nurs Crit Care 8:22-9. 2003
    ..Emancipatory practice development underpinned by critical social science is argued as synonymous to emancipatory action research...
  32. ncbi request reprint Getting evidence into practice: ingredients for change
    Jo Rycroft-Malone
    Institute, Radcliffe Infirmary, Oxford
    Nurs Stand 16:38-43. 2002
    ..A framework has been developed to represent these factors. For those about to embark on implementation work, this article closes by highlighting a number of key questions for consideration, stimulated by the framework...
  33. ncbi request reprint Getting evidence into practice: the role and function of facilitation
    Gill Harvey
    Quality Improvement Programme, RCN Institute, Oxford, UK
    J Adv Nurs 37:577-88. 2002
    ..This paper presents the findings of a concept analysis of facilitation in relation to successful implementation of evidence into practice...
  34. ncbi request reprint What counts as evidence in evidence-based practice?
    Jo Rycroft-Malone
    Royal College of Nursing Institute, Radcliffe Infirmary, Oxford, Oxfordshire, UK
    J Adv Nurs 47:81-90. 2004
    ....
  35. ncbi request reprint Developing a qualitative approach to 360-degree feedback to aid understanding and development of clinical expertise
    Robert Garbett
    Nursing Development Centre, University of Ulster and Royal Hospitals Trust, Royal Victoria Hospital, Belfast, UK
    J Nurs Manag 15:342-7. 2007
    ..Part of the process consisted of the exploration, critique and refinement of qualitative 360-degree feedback as a tool for peer review...
  36. ncbi request reprint Editorial: the involvement of service users in care, services and policy - comments and implications for nursing development
    Jan Reed
    J Clin Nurs 14:41-2. 2005
  37. ncbi request reprint Hearing voices? Don't be afraid
    Brendan McCormack
    Nurs Older People 17:3. 2005
  38. ncbi request reprint Developing postoperative pain management: utilising the promoting action on research implementation in health services (PARIHS) framework
    Donna Brown
    Royal Hospitals Trust, Belfast, UK
    Worldviews Evid Based Nurs 2:131-41. 2005
    ..However, research evidence into pain management would suggest that this is not the case...
  39. ncbi request reprint Critical realism as emancipatory action: the case for realistic evaluation in practice development
    Valerie Wilson
    Nursing Research and Practice Development Unit, The Children s Hospital at Westmead, NSW, Australia
    Nurs Philos 7:45-57. 2006
    ....
  40. ncbi request reprint Incontinence: assessment, diagnosis, and management in two rehabilitation units for older people
    Alice Coffey
    School of Nursing and Midwifery, University College Cork, Republic of Ireland
    Worldviews Evid Based Nurs 4:179-86. 2007
    ..Current approaches to continence care indicate an emphasis on safety and reduction of risk, rather than on detailed individualised assessment and management...
  41. ncbi request reprint Getting evidence into practice: the meaning of 'context'
    Brendan McCormack
    University of Ulster Royal Hospitals Trust, Belfast, UK
    J Adv Nurs 38:94-104. 2002
    ..This paper presents the findings of a concept analysis of 'context' in relation to the successful implementation of evidence into practice...