Betty Davies

Summary

Affiliation: University of California
Country: USA

Publications

  1. pmc Designing and implementing a longitudinal study of children with neurological, genetic or metabolic conditions: charting the territory
    Harold Siden
    University of British Columbia, Vancouver, BC, Canada
    BMC Pediatr 10:67. 2010
  2. pmc Perceptions of discrimination among Mexican American families of seriously ill children
    Betty Davies
    Family Health Care Nursing, University of California San Francisco, San Francisco, California, USA
    J Palliat Med 14:71-6. 2011
  3. ncbi request reprint "Living in the dragon's shadow" fathers' experiences of a child's life-limiting illness
    Betty Davies
    Department of Family Health Care Nursing, University of California at San Francisco School of Nursing, San Francisco, California, USA
    Death Stud 28:111-35. 2004
  4. doi request reprint Barriers to palliative care for children: perceptions of pediatric health care providers
    Betty Davies
    Department of Family Health Care Nursing, University of California, San Francisco, School of Nursing, San Francisco, CA 94143 0606, USA
    Pediatrics 121:282-8. 2008
  5. doi request reprint Culturally-sensitive information-sharing in pediatric palliative care
    Betty Davies
    Family Health Care Nursing, University of California San Francisco, 2 Koret Way, San Francisco, CA 94143 0606
    Pediatrics 125:e859-65. 2010
  6. doi request reprint Conducting a qualitative culture study of pediatric palliative care
    Betty Davies
    Department of Family Health Care Nursing, University of California San Francisco, San Francisco, California 94143 0606, USA
    Qual Health Res 19:5-16. 2009
  7. ncbi request reprint Children's perspectives of a pediatric hospice program
    Betty Davies
    Department of Family Health Care Nursing, University of California San Francisco, USA
    J Palliat Care 21:252-61. 2005
  8. ncbi request reprint Parents' and children's perspectives of a children's hospice bereavement program
    Betty Davies
    Department of Family Health Care Nursing, University of California, San Francisco 94143 0606, USA
    J Palliat Care 23:14-23. 2007
  9. pmc Comparison of continuing bonds reported by parents and siblings after a child's death from cancer
    Terrah L Foster
    School of Nursing, Vanderbilt University, Nashville, Tennessee, 37240, USA
    Death Stud 35:420-40. 2011
  10. ncbi request reprint The impact on families of respite care in a children's hospice program
    Betty Davies
    Department of Family Health Care Nursing, School of Nursing, University of California, San Francisco, California, USA
    J Palliat Care 20:277-86. 2004

Research Grants

  1. Latino & Chinese Families in Pediatric Palliative Care
    Elizabeth Davies; Fiscal Year: 2005
  2. Latino & Chinese Families in Pediatric Palliative Care
    Elizabeth Davies; Fiscal Year: 2002
  3. Latino & Chinese Families in Pediatric Palliative Care
    Elizabeth Davies; Fiscal Year: 2003
  4. Latino & Chinese Families in Pediatric Palliative Care
    Elizabeth Davies; Fiscal Year: 2004
  5. Fathers Experience with Pediatric End-of-Life Care
    Elizabeth Davies; Fiscal Year: 2006
  6. Fathers Experience with Pediatric End-of-Life Care
    Elizabeth Davies; Fiscal Year: 2007
  7. Fathers Experience with Pediatric End-of-Life Care
    Elizabeth Davies; Fiscal Year: 2009

Detail Information

Publications27

  1. pmc Designing and implementing a longitudinal study of children with neurological, genetic or metabolic conditions: charting the territory
    Harold Siden
    University of British Columbia, Vancouver, BC, Canada
    BMC Pediatr 10:67. 2010
    ..A longitudinal study design will help to close this gap in knowledge...
  2. pmc Perceptions of discrimination among Mexican American families of seriously ill children
    Betty Davies
    Family Health Care Nursing, University of California San Francisco, San Francisco, California, USA
    J Palliat Med 14:71-6. 2011
    ..Despite increasing efforts to provide culturally competent palliative care, there is still need for improvement. Providing opportunities for changing HCPs' beliefs and behaviors is essential to developing cultural competence...
  3. ncbi request reprint "Living in the dragon's shadow" fathers' experiences of a child's life-limiting illness
    Betty Davies
    Department of Family Health Care Nursing, University of California at San Francisco School of Nursing, San Francisco, California, USA
    Death Stud 28:111-35. 2004
    ..Fathers were assisted by supportive work environments and by supportive relationships with health care providers. Unsatisfactory relationships with medical personnel compounded fathers' battling with life in the dragon's shadow...
  4. doi request reprint Barriers to palliative care for children: perceptions of pediatric health care providers
    Betty Davies
    Department of Family Health Care Nursing, University of California, San Francisco, School of Nursing, San Francisco, CA 94143 0606, USA
    Pediatrics 121:282-8. 2008
    ..The goal was to explore barriers to palliative care experienced by pediatric health care providers caring for seriously ill children...
  5. doi request reprint Culturally-sensitive information-sharing in pediatric palliative care
    Betty Davies
    Family Health Care Nursing, University of California San Francisco, 2 Koret Way, San Francisco, CA 94143 0606
    Pediatrics 125:e859-65. 2010
    ..This article describes parents' perceptions of information-sharing by health care providers during their child's hospitalizations and at their child's death...
  6. doi request reprint Conducting a qualitative culture study of pediatric palliative care
    Betty Davies
    Department of Family Health Care Nursing, University of California San Francisco, San Francisco, California 94143 0606, USA
    Qual Health Res 19:5-16. 2009
    ..In this article, we describe our experiences, strategies, and insights for the benefit of other researchers and clinicians in the field...
  7. ncbi request reprint Children's perspectives of a pediatric hospice program
    Betty Davies
    Department of Family Health Care Nursing, University of California San Francisco, USA
    J Palliat Care 21:252-61. 2005
    ..From the children's perspective, the key to Canuck Place's success is its social climate of caring, safety, friendliness, acceptance, and variety...
  8. ncbi request reprint Parents' and children's perspectives of a children's hospice bereavement program
    Betty Davies
    Department of Family Health Care Nursing, University of California, San Francisco 94143 0606, USA
    J Palliat Care 23:14-23. 2007
    ..Practical considerations when offering bereavement support groups are discussed in this paper...
  9. pmc Comparison of continuing bonds reported by parents and siblings after a child's death from cancer
    Terrah L Foster
    School of Nursing, Vanderbilt University, Nashville, Tennessee, 37240, USA
    Death Stud 35:420-40. 2011
    ..Additional research is needed to further delineate continuing bonds for different types of loss and examine associations with positive and negative outcomes for bereaved individuals...
  10. ncbi request reprint The impact on families of respite care in a children's hospice program
    Betty Davies
    Department of Family Health Care Nursing, School of Nursing, University of California, San Francisco, California, USA
    J Palliat Care 20:277-86. 2004
    ..Our discussion focuses on three "lessons learned" from this unique investigation of respite within pediatric hospice care...
  11. pmc Changes in siblings after the death of a child from cancer
    Terrah L Foster
    School of Nursing, Vanderbilt University, Nashville, Tennessee 37240, USA
    Cancer Nurs 35:347-54. 2012
    ..Few studies have examined changes in siblings after the death of a brother or sister, particularly from mother, father, and sibling perspectives within the first year after death...
  12. ncbi request reprint Addressing spirituality in pediatric hospice and palliative care
    Betty Davies
    Department of Family Health Care Nursing, School of Nursing, University of California, San Francisco, California, USA
    J Palliat Care 18:59-67. 2002
    ..The purpose of this paper is to share the results of this committee's work and, in particular, to present their guidelines for addressing spiritual issues in children and families in pediatric hospice and palliative care...
  13. ncbi request reprint Sibling bereavement and continuing bonds
    Wendy Packman
    Pacific Graduate School of Psychology, Palo Alto, California, USA
    Death Stud 30:817-41. 2006
    ..In our view, mental health professionals can play an important role in helping parents encourage activities that may facilitate the creation and maintenance of continuing bonds in their children...
  14. ncbi request reprint Pediatric end-of-life care: lessons learned from parents
    Betty Davies
    Family Health Care Nursing Department, School of Nursing, University of California, San Francisco, USA
    J Nurs Adm 32:5-6. 2002
  15. doi request reprint "Can you give me respect?" Experiences of the urban poor on a dedicated AIDS nursing home unit
    Anne Hughes
    Department of Physiological Nursing, University of California, San Francisco, USA
    J Assoc Nurses AIDS Care 19:342-56. 2008
    ..This study contributes to knowledge of marginalized minority groups with advanced HIV disease whose experiences often remain silenced...
  16. ncbi request reprint The impact on families of a children's hospice program
    Betty Davies
    Department of Family Health Care Nursing, University of California San Francisco, San Francisco, California, USA
    J Palliat Care 19:15-26. 2003
    ..Recommendations are made with a view to promoting and solidifying the ongoing success of the Canuck Place program, as well as of children's hospice programs in general...
  17. ncbi request reprint Attending death as a human passage: core nursing principles for end-of-life care
    Patricia Benner
    School of Nursing, Department of Social and Behavioral Sciences, University of California, San Francisco, Calif, USA
    Am J Crit Care 12:558-61. 2003
  18. ncbi request reprint A typology of fatigue in children with cancer
    Betty Davies
    Department of Family Health Care Nursing, University of California, San Francisco, 94143 0606, USA
    J Pediatr Oncol Nurs 19:12-21. 2002
    ..Knowledge of the specific types of fatigue in children can offer direction for optimal intervention and for further research...
  19. ncbi request reprint Data can be enriched by researchers' personal reflections
    Betty Davies
    Int J Palliat Nurs 12:148. 2006
  20. ncbi request reprint Variations in and factors influencing family members' decisions for palliative home care
    Kelli I Stajduhar
    Centre on Aging, University of Victoria and Vancouver Island Health Authority, Victoria, BC, Canada
    Palliat Med 19:21-32. 2005
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  21. ncbi request reprint End-of-life care in a children's hospice program
    Rose Steele
    School of Nursing, Atkinson Faculty of Liberal and Professional Studies, York University, Toronto, Ontario, Canada
    J Palliat Care 21:5-11. 2005
    ..Implications for practice and suggestions for future research are discussed...
  22. ncbi request reprint Families' transition to a Canadian paediatric hospice. Part two: results of a pilot study
    Rose Steele
    School of Nursing, Faculty of Health, York University, Toronto, Canada
    Int J Palliat Nurs 14:287-95. 2008
    ..Parents reported benefits of hospice respite for themselves and the whole family. Recommendations for practice and future research are offered, including discussion about the feasibility of the study procedures...
  23. ncbi request reprint Families' transition to a Canadian paediatric hospice. Part one: planning a pilot study
    Rose Steele
    School of Nursing, Faculty of Health, York University, Toronto, Canada
    Int J Palliat Nurs 14:248-56. 2008
    ..The results from the pilot study, as well as implications for practice and research are reported in part two...
  24. ncbi request reprint Improving end-of-life care through community-based grassroots collaboration: development of the Chinese-American Coalition for Compassionate Care
    Wen Ying Sylvia Chou
    Cancer Prevention Fellowship Program, Office of Preventive Oncology, National Cancer Institute, National Institutes of Health, Bethesda, Maryland, USA
    J Palliat Care 24:31-40. 2008
    ....
  25. doi request reprint Chemotherapy-related fatigue in childhood cancer: correlates, consequences, and coping strategies
    Stan F Whitsett
    Department of Pediatrics MCHK PED, Tripler Army Medical Center, Honolulu, Hawaii, USA
    J Pediatr Oncol Nurs 25:86-96. 2008
    ..The study also provides guidance for the assessment of fatigue and related symptoms and identifies specific strategies for coping with fatigue...
  26. ncbi request reprint Mindfulness in hospice care: practicing meditation-in-action
    Anne Bruce
    University of Victoria, British Columbia, Canada
    Qual Health Res 15:1329-44. 2005
    ..This inquiry points to in-between spaces of human experience wherein mindfulness fosters openness and supports letting go, and creating spaces for whatever is happening in attending the living-and-dying process...
  27. ncbi request reprint Impact on parents when a child has a progressive, life-threatening illness
    Rose Steele
    School of Nursing, Room 342, HNES Building, York University, 4700 Keele Street, Toronto, ON M3J 1P3 Canada
    Int J Palliat Nurs 12:576-85. 2006
    ..Suggestions for practice and research are offered to assist health care professionals in providing optimal pediatric palliative care to these families...

Research Grants8

  1. Latino & Chinese Families in Pediatric Palliative Care
    Elizabeth Davies; Fiscal Year: 2005
    ..Findings will offer insight, enhance understanding, and provide meaningful guidance for future research and clinical care in the area of pediatric palliative care. ..
  2. Latino & Chinese Families in Pediatric Palliative Care
    Elizabeth Davies; Fiscal Year: 2002
    ..Findings will offer insight, enhance understanding, and provide meaningful guidance for future research and clinical care in the area of pediatric palliative care. ..
  3. Latino & Chinese Families in Pediatric Palliative Care
    Elizabeth Davies; Fiscal Year: 2003
    ..Findings will offer insight, enhance understanding, and provide meaningful guidance for future research and clinical care in the area of pediatric palliative care. ..
  4. Latino & Chinese Families in Pediatric Palliative Care
    Elizabeth Davies; Fiscal Year: 2004
    ..Findings will offer insight, enhance understanding, and provide meaningful guidance for future research and clinical care in the area of pediatric palliative care. ..
  5. Fathers Experience with Pediatric End-of-Life Care
    Elizabeth Davies; Fiscal Year: 2006
    ..Findings will offer insight, enhance understanding, and provide meaningful guidance for future family-level investigations and for clinical care in the area of pediatric end-of-life care. ..
  6. Fathers Experience with Pediatric End-of-Life Care
    Elizabeth Davies; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..Findings will offer insight, enhance understanding, and provide meaningful guidance for future family-level investigations and for clinical care in the area of pediatric end-of-life care. ..
  7. Fathers Experience with Pediatric End-of-Life Care
    Elizabeth Davies; Fiscal Year: 2009
    ..Findings will offer insight, enhance understanding, and provide meaningful guidance for future family-level investigations and for clinical care in the area of pediatric end-of-life care. ..