E Andrea Nelson

Summary

Affiliation: University of Leeds
Country: UK

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Systematic review of antimicrobial treatments for diabetic foot ulcers
    E A Nelson
    School of Healthcare, University of Leeds, Leeds, UK
    Diabet Med 23:348-59. 2006
  2. pmc Development and validation of a new patient-reported outcome measure for patients with pressure ulcers: the PU-QOL instrument
    Claudia Gorecki
    Clinical Trials Research Unit CTRU, University of Leeds, Leeds LS2 9JT, UK
    Health Qual Life Outcomes 11:95. 2013
  3. pmc The Canadian Bandaging Trial: Evidence-informed leg ulcer care and the effectiveness of two compression technologies
    Margaret B Harrison
    School of Nursing, Queen s University, Kingston, Ontario, Canada
    BMC Nurs 10:20. 2011
  4. doi request reprint Compression for preventing recurrence of venous ulcers
    E Andrea Nelson
    School of Healthcare, University of Leeds, Leeds, UK
    Cochrane Database Syst Rev 8:CD002303. 2012
  5. pmc Patient acceptability of larval therapy for leg ulcer treatment: a randomised survey to inform the sample size calculation of a randomised trial
    E S Petherick
    Centre for Evidence Based Nursing, Department of Health Sciences, University of York, Heslington, YO10 5DD, UK
    BMC Med Res Methodol 6:43. 2006
  6. ncbi request reprint A factorial, randomized trial of pentoxifylline or placebo, four-layer or single-layer compression, and knitted viscose or hydrocolloid dressings for venous ulcers
    E Andrea Nelson
    School of Healthcare, University of Leeds, Leeds, UK
    J Vasc Surg 45:134-41. 2007
  7. ncbi request reprint Prevention of recurrence of venous ulceration: randomized controlled trial of class 2 and class 3 elastic compression
    E Andrea Nelson
    University of Leeds, Leeds, United Kingdom
    J Vasc Surg 44:803-8. 2006
  8. doi request reprint Topical agents or dressings for pain in venous leg ulcers
    Michelle Briggs
    School of Healthcare, University of Leeds, Leeds, UK
    Cochrane Database Syst Rev 11:CD001177. 2012
  9. doi request reprint Can venous and arterial leg ulcers be differentiated by the characteristics of the pain they produce?
    S Jose Closs
    School of Healthcare, University of Leeds, Leeds, West Yorkshire, UK
    J Clin Nurs 17:637-45. 2008
  10. doi request reprint The predictors of foot ulceration in patients with rheumatoid arthritis: a preliminary investigation
    Jill Firth
    School of Healthcare, Baines Wing, University of Leeds, Leeds, UK
    Clin Rheumatol 27:1423-8. 2008

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  1. ncbi request reprint Systematic review of antimicrobial treatments for diabetic foot ulcers
    E A Nelson
    School of Healthcare, University of Leeds, Leeds, UK
    Diabet Med 23:348-59. 2006
    ..Foot ulcers in diabetes are associated with increased mortality, illness and reduced quality of life. Ulcer infection impairs healing and antimicrobial interventions may cure infection, aid healing and reduce amputation rates...
  2. pmc Development and validation of a new patient-reported outcome measure for patients with pressure ulcers: the PU-QOL instrument
    Claudia Gorecki
    Clinical Trials Research Unit CTRU, University of Leeds, Leeds LS2 9JT, UK
    Health Qual Life Outcomes 11:95. 2013
    ..PRO assessment in pressure ulcers is in its infancy, with few studies including PROs as study outcomes. Further, there are no pressure ulcer PRO instruments available...
  3. pmc The Canadian Bandaging Trial: Evidence-informed leg ulcer care and the effectiveness of two compression technologies
    Margaret B Harrison
    School of Nursing, Queen s University, Kingston, Ontario, Canada
    BMC Nurs 10:20. 2011
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  4. doi request reprint Compression for preventing recurrence of venous ulcers
    E Andrea Nelson
    School of Healthcare, University of Leeds, Leeds, UK
    Cochrane Database Syst Rev 8:CD002303. 2012
    ..Clinical guidelines therefore recommend that people continue to wear compression, usually in the form of hosiery (tights, stockings, socks) after their ulcer heals, to prevent recurrence...
  5. pmc Patient acceptability of larval therapy for leg ulcer treatment: a randomised survey to inform the sample size calculation of a randomised trial
    E S Petherick
    Centre for Evidence Based Nursing, Department of Health Sciences, University of York, Heslington, YO10 5DD, UK
    BMC Med Res Methodol 6:43. 2006
    ..Additionally there was concern that the use of larval therapy may require a larger effect size in time to healing than originally proposed by the investigators...
  6. ncbi request reprint A factorial, randomized trial of pentoxifylline or placebo, four-layer or single-layer compression, and knitted viscose or hydrocolloid dressings for venous ulcers
    E Andrea Nelson
    School of Healthcare, University of Leeds, Leeds, UK
    J Vasc Surg 45:134-41. 2007
    ..We evaluated the effectiveness of pentoxifylline, knitted viscose or hydrocolloid dressings, and single-layer or four-layer bandaging for venous ulceration...
  7. ncbi request reprint Prevention of recurrence of venous ulceration: randomized controlled trial of class 2 and class 3 elastic compression
    E Andrea Nelson
    University of Leeds, Leeds, United Kingdom
    J Vasc Surg 44:803-8. 2006
    ..To compare venous ulcer recurrence and compliance with two strengths of compression hosiery...
  8. doi request reprint Topical agents or dressings for pain in venous leg ulcers
    Michelle Briggs
    School of Healthcare, University of Leeds, Leeds, UK
    Cochrane Database Syst Rev 11:CD001177. 2012
    ..The main treatments are compression bandages and dressings. Topical treatments to reduce pain during and between dressing changes are sometimes used...
  9. doi request reprint Can venous and arterial leg ulcers be differentiated by the characteristics of the pain they produce?
    S Jose Closs
    School of Healthcare, University of Leeds, Leeds, West Yorkshire, UK
    J Clin Nurs 17:637-45. 2008
    ..To explore the characteristics of venous and arterial leg ulcer pain among people cared for in the community...
  10. doi request reprint The predictors of foot ulceration in patients with rheumatoid arthritis: a preliminary investigation
    Jill Firth
    School of Healthcare, Baines Wing, University of Leeds, Leeds, UK
    Clin Rheumatol 27:1423-8. 2008
    ..The contribution of peripheral vascular disease to risk is unclear and further investigation is needed in a larger cohort...
  11. doi request reprint Impact of pressure ulcers on quality of life in older patients: a systematic review
    Claudia Gorecki
    Clinical Trials Research Unit, University of Leeds, Leeds, United Kingdom
    J Am Geriatr Soc 57:1175-83. 2009
    ..To identify the impact of pressure ulcers (PUs) and PU interventions on health-related quality of life (HRQL)...
  12. doi request reprint The prevalence of foot ulceration in patients with rheumatoid arthritis
    Jill Firth
    Postgraduate Suite, School of Healthcare, Baines Wing, University of Leeds, Leeds, UK
    Arthritis Rheum 59:200-5. 2008
    ..To establish the prevalence of foot ulceration in patients with rheumatoid arthritis (RA) in secondary care...
  13. ncbi request reprint Venous ulceration and the measurement of movement: a review
    S Abadi
    School of Mechanical Engineering, University of Leeds, UK
    J Wound Care 16:396-402. 2007
    ..The anatomical elements of the lower limb work together to optimise venous return. This review examines the mechanisms involved, and the devices available to measure movement, giving opportunities for new preventive interventions...
  14. doi request reprint Impact of variation in limb shape on sub-bandage interface pressure
    J Al Khaburi
    University of Leeds Mechanical Engineering, Woodhouse Lane, Leeds LS29JT, UK
    Phlebology 26:20-8. 2011
    ..Researchers have proposed several indices to describe this change in interface pressure, including the static stiffness index (SSI) and the dynamic stiffness index (DSI). These indices can also be used to classify compression products...
  15. doi request reprint A case series to describe the clinical characteristics of foot ulceration in patients with rheumatoid arthritis
    Heidi J Siddle
    Division of Musculoskeletal Disease, Leeds Institute of Molecular Medicine, University of Leeds, Second Floor, Chapel Allerton Hospital, Chapeltown Road, LS7 4SA Leeds, UK
    Clin Rheumatol 31:541-5. 2012
    ..Reduced protective sensation is common in affected patients. The prevalence of arterial disease is low but may be under estimated due to high intolerance of ABPI...
  16. doi request reprint Patient risk factors for pressure ulcer development: systematic review
    Susanne Coleman
    Clinical Trials Research Unit, University of Leeds, UK
    Int J Nurs Stud 50:974-1003. 2013
    ..To identify risk factors independently predictive of pressure ulcer development in adult patient populations?..
  17. doi request reprint Effect of bandage thickness on interface pressure applied by compression bandages
    Jawad Al Khaburi
    School of Mechanical Engineering, University of Leeds, Leeds, UK
    Med Eng Phys 34:378-85. 2012
    ..However, the additional accuracy is clinically insignificant...
  18. ncbi request reprint Topical agents or dressings for pain in venous leg ulcers
    Michelle Briggs
    School of Healthcare, University of Leeds, Baines Wing, Leeds, UK, LS2 9JT
    Cochrane Database Syst Rev 4:CD001177. 2010
    ..EMLA appears to provide effective pain relief for venous leg ulcer debridement but the effect (if any) of EMLA on ulcer healing remains unknown...
  19. doi request reprint A qualitative study to explore the impact of foot ulceration on health-related quality of life in patients with rheumatoid arthritis
    Jill Firth
    School of Healthcare, Baines Wing, University of Leeds, Leeds LS2 9JT, United Kingdom
    Int J Nurs Stud 48:1401-8. 2011
    ..In contrast with diabetes, there has been a lack of research in this area and the impact of the problem from a patient perspective is poorly understood...
  20. ncbi request reprint Pressure relieving support surfaces: a randomised evaluation
    J Nixon
    Clinical Trial Research Unit, University of Leeds, UK
    Health Technol Assess 10:iii-iv, ix-x, 1-163. 2006
    ..Also to investigate the specific additional impact of pressure ulcers on patients' well-being...
  21. ncbi request reprint Healing venous ulcers without compression
    E Andrea Nelson
    Department of Health Sciences, University of York, Seebohm Rowntree Building Area 4, York YO10 5DD
    J Tissue Viability 13:174-5. 2003
  22. pmc Dressings for venous leg ulcers: systematic review and meta-analysis
    Simon Palfreyman
    Sheffield Vascular Institute, Northern General Hospital, Sheffield S5 7AU
    BMJ 335:244. 2007
    ..To review the evidence of effectiveness of dressings applied to venous leg ulcers...
  23. pmc Pressure relieving support surfaces (PRESSURE) trial: cost effectiveness analysis
    Cynthia Iglesias
    Department of Health Sciences, University of York, York YO10 5DD
    BMJ 332:1416. 2006
    ..To assess the cost effectiveness of alternating pressure mattresses compared with alternating pressure overlays for the prevention of pressure ulcers in patients admitted to hospital...
  24. ncbi request reprint Prevalence of lower-limb ulceration: a systematic review of prevalence studies
    Ian D Graham
    School of Nursing, Faculty of Health Sciences, University of Ottawa, Ottawa, Ontario, Canada
    Adv Skin Wound Care 16:305-16. 2003
    ..To determine the prevalence of leg ulcers reported in the literature...
  25. ncbi request reprint Systematic reviews and infected diabetic foot ulcers
    Susan O'Meara
    Department of Health Sciences, University of York
    Nurs Stand 18:61-4, 66, 68. 2003
    ..The authors are currently at the stage of screening papers for inclusion. Challenges so far have included generating the diagnostic search strategy and managing the peer referee process. Results should be available in the next year...
  26. ncbi request reprint A nurse-led randomised trial of pressure-relieving support surfaces
    E Andrea Nelson
    Centre for Evidence Based Nursing, Department of Health Sciences, University of York
    Prof Nurse 18:513-6. 2003
    ..This paper outlines the main objectives, methodology and progress of the study...