Davina Porock

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Affiliation: University of Nottingham
Country: UK

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Factors influencing the severity of radiation skin and oral mucosal reactions: development of a conceptual framework
    Davina Porock
    MU Sinclair School of Nursing, University of Missouri Columbia, Columbia, MO 65211, USA
    Eur J Cancer Care (Engl) 11:33-43. 2002
  2. ncbi request reprint Hospice and nonhospice nursing home residents
    Debra Parker-Oliver
    School of Social Work, University of Missouri, Columbia, Missouri, USA
    J Palliat Med 6:69-75. 2003
  3. ncbi request reprint Commentary on "a qualitative study of the characteristics and representation of fatigue in a French speaking population of cancer patients and health subjects"
    Davina Porock
    School of Nursing, University of Nottingham, UK
    Eur J Oncol Nurs 10:80-1. 2006
  4. pmc The MDS Mortality Risk Index: The evolution of a method for predicting 6-month mortality in nursing home residents
    Davina Porock
    School of Nursing, Midwifery and Physiotherapy, The University of Nottingham, Nottingham, UK
    BMC Res Notes 3:200. 2010
  5. ncbi request reprint Commentary on Schneider RA (2004). Assessing the fatigue severity scale for use among caregivers of chronic renal failure patients. Journal of Clinical Nursing 13, 219-225
    Davina Porock
    School of Nursing, The University of Nottingham, UK
    J Clin Nurs 14:1153-4. 2005
  6. ncbi request reprint Predicting death in the nursing home: development and validation of the 6-month Minimum Data Set mortality risk index
    Davina Porock
    School of Nursing, University of Nottingham, Nottingham, UK
    J Gerontol A Biol Sci Med Sci 60:491-8. 2005
  7. ncbi request reprint Nutritional, functional, and emotional characteristics related to fatigue in patients during and after biochemotherapy
    Davina Porock
    School of Nursing, University of Nottingham, England
    Oncol Nurs Forum 32:661-7. 2005
  8. pmc Care in specialist medical and mental health unit compared with standard care for older people with cognitive impairment admitted to general hospital: randomised controlled trial (NIHR TEAM trial)
    Sarah E Goldberg
    Division of Rehabilitation and Ageing, University of Nottingham, Nottingham NG7 2UH, UK
    BMJ 347:f4132. 2013
  9. ncbi request reprint Experiences of family carers of older people with mental health problems in the acute general hospital: a qualitative study
    Philip Clissett
    School of Nursing, Midwifery and Physiotherapy, University of Nottingham, Nottingham, UK
    J Adv Nurs 69:2707-16. 2013
  10. ncbi request reprint The challenges of achieving person-centred care in acute hospitals: a qualitative study of people with dementia and their families
    Philip Clissett
    School of Nursing, Midwifery and Physiotherapy, University of Nottingham, Nottingham NG7 2UH, UK Electronic address
    Int J Nurs Stud 50:1495-503. 2013

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  1. ncbi request reprint Factors influencing the severity of radiation skin and oral mucosal reactions: development of a conceptual framework
    Davina Porock
    MU Sinclair School of Nursing, University of Missouri Columbia, Columbia, MO 65211, USA
    Eur J Cancer Care (Engl) 11:33-43. 2002
    ..The inclusion of influencing factors in the assessment of people at risk for radiation skin and oral mucosa reactions has particular relevance for individualizing the prevention and management of radiation reactions...
  2. ncbi request reprint Hospice and nonhospice nursing home residents
    Debra Parker-Oliver
    School of Social Work, University of Missouri, Columbia, Missouri, USA
    J Palliat Med 6:69-75. 2003
    ..To compare hospice residents in nursing homes with residents who are noted as end-stage, but not in hospice programs...
  3. ncbi request reprint Commentary on "a qualitative study of the characteristics and representation of fatigue in a French speaking population of cancer patients and health subjects"
    Davina Porock
    School of Nursing, University of Nottingham, UK
    Eur J Oncol Nurs 10:80-1. 2006
  4. pmc The MDS Mortality Risk Index: The evolution of a method for predicting 6-month mortality in nursing home residents
    Davina Porock
    School of Nursing, Midwifery and Physiotherapy, The University of Nottingham, Nottingham, UK
    BMC Res Notes 3:200. 2010
    ..The aim of this paper is to report on the revision and simplification of the MDS Mortality Rating Index (MMRI) for use in clinical practice to predict the probability of death in six months for care home residents...
  5. ncbi request reprint Commentary on Schneider RA (2004). Assessing the fatigue severity scale for use among caregivers of chronic renal failure patients. Journal of Clinical Nursing 13, 219-225
    Davina Porock
    School of Nursing, The University of Nottingham, UK
    J Clin Nurs 14:1153-4. 2005
  6. ncbi request reprint Predicting death in the nursing home: development and validation of the 6-month Minimum Data Set mortality risk index
    Davina Porock
    School of Nursing, University of Nottingham, Nottingham, UK
    J Gerontol A Biol Sci Med Sci 60:491-8. 2005
    ..The aim of our study was to develop and validate a predictive model of 6-month mortality risk using functional, emotional, cognitive, and disease variables found in the Minimum Data Set...
  7. ncbi request reprint Nutritional, functional, and emotional characteristics related to fatigue in patients during and after biochemotherapy
    Davina Porock
    School of Nursing, University of Nottingham, England
    Oncol Nurs Forum 32:661-7. 2005
    ..To test Winningham's psychobiologic entropy hypothesis in patients receiving biochemotherapy for melanoma...
  8. pmc Care in specialist medical and mental health unit compared with standard care for older people with cognitive impairment admitted to general hospital: randomised controlled trial (NIHR TEAM trial)
    Sarah E Goldberg
    Division of Rehabilitation and Ageing, University of Nottingham, Nottingham NG7 2UH, UK
    BMJ 347:f4132. 2013
    ..To develop and evaluate a best practice model of general hospital acute medical care for older people with cognitive impairment...
  9. ncbi request reprint Experiences of family carers of older people with mental health problems in the acute general hospital: a qualitative study
    Philip Clissett
    School of Nursing, Midwifery and Physiotherapy, University of Nottingham, Nottingham, UK
    J Adv Nurs 69:2707-16. 2013
    ..To explore the experiences of family carers of people with cognitive impairment during admission to hospital...
  10. ncbi request reprint The challenges of achieving person-centred care in acute hospitals: a qualitative study of people with dementia and their families
    Philip Clissett
    School of Nursing, Midwifery and Physiotherapy, University of Nottingham, Nottingham NG7 2UH, UK Electronic address
    Int J Nurs Stud 50:1495-503. 2013
    ..However, international policy indicates that acute care for people with dementia should be informed by the principles of person-centred care and interventions should be designed to sustain their personhood...
  11. ncbi request reprint The responses of healthcare professionals to the admission of people with cognitive impairment to acute hospital settings: an observational and interview study
    Philip Clissett
    School of Nursing, Midwifery and Physiotherapy, University of Nottingham, Nottingham, UK
    J Clin Nurs 23:1820-9. 2014
    ..To explore the responses of healthcare professionals to the admission of people with cognitive impairment to the acute hospital setting...
  12. doi request reprint Professional tears: developing emotional intelligence around death and dying in emergency work
    Cara Bailey
    School of Nursing, Queens Medical Centre, Nottingham, UK
    J Clin Nurs 20:3364-72. 2011
    ..This paper explores how emergency nurses manage the emotional impact of death and dying in emergency work and presents a model for developing expertise in end-of-life care delivery...
  13. doi request reprint Trajectories of end-of-life care in the emergency department
    Cara Bailey
    School of Nursing, Queens Medical Centre, The University of Nottingham, Nottingham, UK
    Ann Emerg Med 57:362-9. 2011
    ..We explore end-of-life care in the ED and provide an understanding of how care is delivered to the dying, deceased and bereaved in the emergency setting...
  14. ncbi request reprint Evaluating the impact of a cancer supportive care project in the community: patient and professional configurations of need
    Kristian Pollock
    School of Nursing, University of Nottingham, Queen s Medical Centre, Nottingham, UK
    Health Soc Care Community 15:520-9. 2007
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  15. pmc Evaluation of a Medical and Mental Health Unit compared with standard care for older people whose emergency admission to an acute general hospital is complicated by concurrent 'confusion': a controlled clinical trial. Acronym: TEAM: Trial of an Elderly Ac
    Rowan H Harwood
    Division of Rehabilitation and Ageing, University of Nottingham, Nottingham NG7 1RD, UK
    Trials 12:123. 2011
    ..We hypothesise that patients managed on this ward will have better outcomes than those receiving standard care, and that such care will be cost-effective...
  16. doi request reprint Caring for frail or seriously ill older people dying on acute hospital wards
    Kristian Pollock
    University of Nottingham, Nottingham, UK
    BMJ Support Palliat Care 4:A20. 2014
    ..Hospital is considered an undesirable place to die. Concerns have been expressed about the quality of end of life care in this institutional setting, especially for patients dying with dementia...
  17. doi request reprint An evaluation of a DVD trigger based assessment of communication and care delivery skills
    Paul Crawford
    School of Nursing, The University of Nottingham, Derby Education Centre, Derbyshire Royal Infirmary, Derby DE1 2QY, United Kingdom
    Nurse Educ Today 29:456-63. 2009
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  18. ncbi request reprint Clinical competence assessment in nursing: a systematic review of the literature
    Roger Watson
    School of Nursing, Social Work Work and Applied Health Sciencs, University of Hull, Hull, UK
    J Adv Nurs 39:421-31. 2002
    ..The assessment of clinical competence has returned to centre stage of nurse education. However, there is little evidence to support the use of clinical competence and a wide variety of methods for its use...
  19. ncbi request reprint Use of technology as a support mechanism for caregivers of hospice patients
    George Demiris
    School of Medicine, University of Missouri Columbia, UK
    J Palliat Care 21:303-9. 2005
  20. ncbi request reprint A profile of residents admitted to long-term care facilities for end-of-life care
    Davina Porock
    Sinclair School of Nursing, School of Social Work, School of Medicine, Health Science Center, University of Missouri Columbia, Columbia, Missouri 65211, USA
    J Am Med Dir Assoc 4:16-22. 2003
    ..This study describes the prevalence, profile, and survivorship of residents admitted to LTC facilities, using the Minimum Data Set (MDS) designation of being at the EOL...
  21. ncbi request reprint End-of-life care in U.S. nursing homes: a review of the evidence
    Debra Parker Oliver
    School of Social Work, University of Missouri Columbia, Columbia, MO 65212, USA
    J Am Med Dir Assoc 6:S21-30. 2005
    ..was to systematically review the empiric evidence on end-of-life care in nursing homes in the United States The guiding research question for this review was what is the state of research evidence in end-of-life care in long-term care?..
  22. ncbi request reprint End-of-life care in U.S. nursing homes: a review of the evidence
    Debra Parker Oliver
    School of Social Work, Sinclair School of Nursing, University of Missouri Columbia, 719 Clark, Columbia, MO 65212, USA
    J Am Med Dir Assoc 5:147-55. 2004
    ..was to systematically review the empiric evidence on end-of-life care in nursing homes in the United States The guiding research question for this review was what is the state of research evidence in end-of-life care in long-term care?..
  23. doi request reprint Role of the nurse in patient education and follow-up of people receiving oral chemotherapy treatment: an international survey
    Sultan Kav
    Faculty of Health Sciences, Department of Nursing, Baskent University, Baglica Kampusu, Eskisehir Yolu 20 Km, Baglica, Ankara, Turkey
    Support Care Cancer 16:1075-83. 2008
    ..The aim of this study was to explore the nursing role in education and follow-up of patients who were taking oral chemotherapy (CT) and to identify the worldwide gap in patient education about oral CT...
  24. ncbi request reprint Telehospice support for elder caregivers of hospice patients: two case studies
    Debra R Parker Oliver
    School of Social Work, University of Missouri, Columbia, 65211, USA
    J Palliat Med 9:264-7. 2006
    ..The case studies have great implication for future research because they reveal many unexpected issues relevant for future large-scale interventions...
  25. ncbi request reprint Patient and family involvement in hospice interdisciplinary teams
    Debra Parker Oliver
    School of Social Work, University of Missouri, Columbia, USA
    J Palliat Care 21:270-6. 2005
    ..Better communication was recognized as a potential benefit. The patient's frailty and the burdens of caregiving for the family were noted challenges to participation. Video-mediated communication is offered as a potential solution...
  26. ncbi request reprint The usability of videophones for seniors and hospice providers: a brief report of two studies
    Debra R Parker Oliver
    School of Social Work, University of Missouri, 7 9 Clark Hall, Columbia, MO, USA
    Comput Biol Med 35:782-90. 2005
    ..The results indicate that videophones are a promising intervention with identifiable limitations...
  27. ncbi request reprint Dyspnea management in lung cancer: applying the evidence from chronic obstructive pulmonary disease
    Peeranuch Jantarakupt
    McCormick Faculty of Nursing, Chiang Mai, Thailand
    Oncol Nurs Forum 32:785-97. 2005
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  28. ncbi request reprint A survey of pediatric oncology nurses' perceptions of parent educational needs
    Katherine Patterson Kelly
    Children s Mercy Hospital, Kansas City, MO, USA
    J Pediatr Oncol Nurs 22:58-66. 2005
    ..These findings can be used to inform educational programs and materials development for parents of children with cancer...
  29. ncbi request reprint The relationship between factors that impair wound healing and the severity of acute radiation skin and mucosal toxicities in head and neck cancer
    Davina Porock
    MU Sinclair School of Nursing, University of Missouri at Columbia, Columbia, Missouri 65211, USA
    Cancer Nurs 27:71-8. 2004
    ..To determine which wound-healing factors impact on the severity of radiation skin and oral mucosal reactions in head and neck cancer and to test modifications to the Radiation Therapy Oncology Group (RTOG) acute toxicity scoring system...