Denis J Walsh

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Country: UK

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  1. ncbi 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 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 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 '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 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 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 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 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 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 '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 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 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...