Denis J Walsh

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Country: UK

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Meta-synthesis method for qualitative research: a literature review
    Denis Walsh
    Department of Midwifery, Faculty of Health, University of Central Lancashire, Preston PR1 2HE, UK
    J Adv Nurs 50:204-11. 2005
  2. ncbi request reprint Subverting the assembly-line: childbirth in a free-standing birth centre
    Denis Walsh
    University of Central Lancashire, Preston, United Kingdom
    Soc Sci Med 62:1330-40. 2006
  3. ncbi request reprint Appraising the quality of qualitative research
    Denis Walsh
    University of Central Lancashire, 366 Hinckley Road, Leicester LE3 OTN, UK
    Midwifery 22:108-19. 2006
  4. ncbi request reprint 'Nesting' and 'Matrescence' as distinctive features of a free-standing birth centre in the UK
    Denis J Walsh
    Midwifery Research Unit, University of Central Lancashire, Preston, PR1 ZHE, UK
    Midwifery 22:228-39. 2006
  5. ncbi request reprint A birth centre's encounters with discourses of childbirth: how resistance led to innovation
    Denis J Walsh
    Department of Midwifery Studies, University of Central Lancashire, Preston, UK
    Sociol Health Illn 29:216-32. 2007
  6. doi request reprint Childbirth embodiment: problematic aspects of current understandings
    Denis J Walsh
    School of Nursing, Midwifery and Physiotherapy, University of Nottingham
    Sociol Health Illn 32:486-501. 2010

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Publications6

  1. ncbi request reprint Meta-synthesis method for qualitative research: a literature review
    Denis Walsh
    Department of Midwifery, Faculty of Health, University of Central Lancashire, Preston PR1 2HE, UK
    J Adv Nurs 50:204-11. 2005
    ..This paper discusses the purpose and stages of meta-synthesis and the epistemological status of knowledge generated from the technique. Particular attention is paid to exploring the contested areas of the method that remain...
  2. ncbi request reprint Subverting the assembly-line: childbirth in a free-standing birth centre
    Denis Walsh
    University of Central Lancashire, Preston, United Kingdom
    Soc Sci Med 62:1330-40. 2006
    ..There may be lessons here for other heath services as well as maternity services in optimising the advantages of small-scale provision...
  3. ncbi request reprint Appraising the quality of qualitative research
    Denis Walsh
    University of Central Lancashire, 366 Hinckley Road, Leicester LE3 OTN, UK
    Midwifery 22:108-19. 2006
    ..The synthesis is clearly rooted in a subjectivist epistemology, which views knowledge as constructed and hermeneutic in intent, encompassing individual, cultural and structural representations of reality...
  4. ncbi request reprint 'Nesting' and 'Matrescence' as distinctive features of a free-standing birth centre in the UK
    Denis J Walsh
    Midwifery Research Unit, University of Central Lancashire, Preston, PR1 ZHE, UK
    Midwifery 22:228-39. 2006
    ..To explore the culture, beliefs, values, customs and practices around the birth process within a free-standing birth centre (FSBC)...
  5. ncbi request reprint A birth centre's encounters with discourses of childbirth: how resistance led to innovation
    Denis J Walsh
    Department of Midwifery Studies, University of Central Lancashire, Preston, UK
    Sociol Health Illn 29:216-32. 2007
    ..Birth centres may encourage novel and eclectic ways of providing childbirth care...
  6. doi request reprint Childbirth embodiment: problematic aspects of current understandings
    Denis J Walsh
    School of Nursing, Midwifery and Physiotherapy, University of Nottingham
    Sociol Health Illn 32:486-501. 2010
    ..A call is made for an integration of traditional childbirth embodiment theories, mediated through compassionate, relationally focused maternity care, especially when labour complications develop...