Affiliation: University of Worcester
- Development of an evidence-based practice questionnaire for nursesDominic Upton
Psychology Division, University of Worcester, Worcester, UK
J Adv Nurs 53:454-8. 2006..The aim of this paper is to report the development and validation of a self-report measure of knowledge, practice and attitudes towards evidence-based practice (EBP)...
- The impact of atraumatic vs conventional dressings on pain and stressD Upton
Institute of Health and Society, University of Worcester, UK
J Wound Care 21:209-15. 2012..To compare the pain and stress experiences of patients with chronic wounds being treated with atraumatic vs conventional dressings at dressing change...
- Sleep disruption in patients with chronic leg ulcersD Upton
University of Worcester, UK
J Wound Care 22:389-90, 392, 394. 2013..To investigate the incidence of sleep disruption in people with chronic leg ulcers and to explore which factors may contribute to sleep problems...
- Patients' experiences of negative pressure wound therapy for the treatment of wounds: a reviewD Upton
Institute of Health and Society, University of Worcester, Henwick Grove, St Johns, Worcester, UK
J Wound Care 22:34-9. 2013..To review the research on patients' experiences of undergoing negative pressure wound therapy (NPWT)...
- The experience of burnout across different surgical specialties in the United Kingdom: a cross-sectional surveyDominic Upton
Department of Psychological Sciences, University of Worcester, Worcester, UK
Surgery 151:493-501. 2012..We used a cross-sectional e-mail survey to assess the prevalence of psychological morbidity across different surgical specialties and identify predictor variables of burnout in surgeons...
- Mood disorders in patients with acute and chronic wounds: a health professional perspectiveD Upton
University of Worcester, UK
J Wound Care 21:42-8. 2012..This exploratory study surveys a group of practitioners to discover their perspectives on the prevalence of stress, anxiety and mood disorders among their patients with acute and chronic wounds...
- Knowledge and use of evidence-based practice by allied health and health science professionals in the United KingdomDominic Upton
Division of Psychology, University of Worcester, Henwick Grove, Worcester, England WR2 6OJ
J Allied Health 35:127-33. 2006..A number of differences between professions were recorded that highlight the difference in educational and policy approach required for greater uptake of EBP...
- Psychosocial aspects of living with non-cancer-related lymphoedemaDominic Upton
Institute of Health and Society, University of Worcester
Nurs Stand 25:51-2, 54, 56 passim. 2011..Little is known about the psychosocial effects. This review aims to identify psychosocial aspects of living with non-cancer-related lymphoedema, as such information is not readily available to healthcare professionals or patients...
- Knowledge and use of evidence-based practice of GPs and hospital doctorsDominic Upton
Division of Psychology, University College Worcester, Worcester, UK
J Eval Clin Pract 12:376-84. 2006..In this way it was hoped to highlight not only any differences between these groups but also the needs of these groups and suggest some ways of fulfilling these...
- Online learning in speech and language therapy: Student performance and attitudesDominic Upton
Head of Psychology Division, University of Worcester, Worcester, UK
Educ Health (Abingdon) 19:22-31. 2006..Behavioural studies form an essential component of the Speech and Language Therapy (SLT) undergraduate degree...
- Can a school-based intervention increase children's fruit and vegetable consumption in the home setting?Charlotte Taylor
Research Assistant, Institute of Health and Society, University of Worcester, Worcester, UK
Perspect Public Health 133:330-6. 2013..This study aimed to establish whether the Food Dudes intervention can influence home consumption of fruit and vegetables and the extent to which any changes in eating behaviour following the intervention were maintained in the long term...
- Evidence-based practice in physiotherapy: a systematic review of barriers, enablers and interventionsLaura Scurlock-Evans
Psychological Sciences, Institute of Health and Society, University of Worcester, Henwick Grove, Worcester WR2 6AJ, UK Electronic address
Physiotherapy 100:208-19. 2014..Despite clear benefits of the Evidence-Based Practice (EBP) approach to ensuring quality and consistency of care, its uptake within physiotherapy has been inconsistent...
- The evidence-based practice profiles of academic and clinical staff involved in pre-registration nursing students' education: A cross sectional survey of US and UK staffPenney Upton
Institute of Health and Society, University of Worcester, Henwick Grove, Worcester WR2 6AJ, UK Electronic address
Nurse Educ Today 35:80-5. 2015..Competency in evidence-based practice (EBP) is a requirement for graduate nurses. Despite a growing body of research exploring the EBP profiles of students, little research has explored the EBP profiles of nurse educators...
- Increasing children's lunchtime consumption of fruit and vegetables: an evaluation of the Food Dudes programmeDominic Upton
Institute of Health and Society, University of Worcester, Henwick Grove, Worcester WR2 6AJ, UK
Public Health Nutr 16:1066-72. 2013..The present study therefore assessed the long-term effectiveness of the Food Dudes programme for both school- and home-supplied lunches...
- Surgeons' experience of learning psychological skills: a preliminary evaluation of a psychological skills training courseVictoria Mason
Psychological and Health Sciences, University of Worcester, Henwick Grove, Worcester, UK
Ann R Coll Surg Engl 91:321-5. 2009..A range of human factors have been shown to impact on surgical performance although little is known about the impact of training on the views of surgeons towards these factors or how receptive surgeons are to such training...
- A multinational health professional perspective of the prevalence of mood disorders in patients with acute and chronic woundsDominic Upton
Psychological Sciences, University of Worcester, Henwick Grove, Worcester, WR2 6AJ, UK
Int Wound J 11:627-35. 2014....
- The reach, transferability, and impact of the Evidence-Based Practice Questionnaire: a methodological and narrative literature reviewDominic Upton
Professor of Health Psychology, Institute of Health and Society, University of Worcester, Henwick Grove, Worcester, UK
Worldviews Evid Based Nurs 11:46-54. 2014..The growing body of professionals using the questionnaire means that a review of its reach, transferability, and impact is timely...
- The psychological impact of exposure to floodsVictoria Mason
Department of Psychological Sciences, University of Worcester, Henwick Grove, Worcester, UK
Psychol Health Med 15:61-73. 2010....
- Nurses' attitudes to evidence-based practice: impact of a national policyDominic Upton
University of Wales Institute, Cardiff
Br J Nurs 14:284-8. 2005..A more difficult issue relates to the burden of clinical work, which may also be preventing greater uptake of evidence-based practice...