May McCreaddie

Summary

Affiliation: University of Edinburgh
Country: UK

Publications

  1. doi request reprint The purpose and function of humour in health, health care and nursing: a narrative review
    May McCreaddie
    University of Edinburgh, Edinburgh, UK
    J Adv Nurs 61:584-95. 2008
  2. doi request reprint Reconciling the good patient persona with problematic and non-problematic humour: a grounded theory
    May McCreaddie
    Nursing Studies, Health in Social Sciences, University of Edinburgh, Teviot Row, Edinburgh EH8 9AG, United Kingdom
    Int J Nurs Stud 46:1079-91. 2009
  3. ncbi request reprint Involving patients in teaching about blood-borne viruses
    May McCreaddie
    Brownlee Centre, Gartnavel General Hospital, Glasgow
    Nurs Stand 16:33-6. 2002
  4. ncbi request reprint You must be joking
    May McCreaddie
    School of Health in Social Science, University of Edinburgh
    Nurs Stand 22:22-3. 2008

Detail Information

Publications4

  1. doi request reprint The purpose and function of humour in health, health care and nursing: a narrative review
    May McCreaddie
    University of Edinburgh, Edinburgh, UK
    J Adv Nurs 61:584-95. 2008
    ..This paper is a report of a review conducted to identify, critically analyse and synthesize the humour literature across a number of fields related to health, health care and nursing...
  2. doi request reprint Reconciling the good patient persona with problematic and non-problematic humour: a grounded theory
    May McCreaddie
    Nursing Studies, Health in Social Sciences, University of Edinburgh, Teviot Row, Edinburgh EH8 9AG, United Kingdom
    Int J Nurs Stud 46:1079-91. 2009
    ..Nurses are key participants in modern healthcare interactions however, little is known about their (spontaneous) humour use...
  3. ncbi request reprint Involving patients in teaching about blood-borne viruses
    May McCreaddie
    Brownlee Centre, Gartnavel General Hospital, Glasgow
    Nurs Stand 16:33-6. 2002
    ..The author concludes that there are advantages and disadvantages to be considered before embarking on such a programme...
  4. ncbi request reprint You must be joking
    May McCreaddie
    School of Health in Social Science, University of Edinburgh
    Nurs Stand 22:22-3. 2008
    ..Everyone likes a good laugh but is it appropriate to use humour with patients? The topic will be a matter for discussion at next week's RCN congress...