Tracey K Bucknall
Affiliation: Deakin University
- Point prevalence of patients fulfilling MET criteria in ten MET equipped hospitals. The methodology of the RESCUE studyTracey K Bucknall
Cabrini Health, Australia
Resuscitation 82:529-34. 2011....
- Development of a Management Algorithm for Post-operative Pain (MAPP) after total knee and total hip replacement: study rationale and designMari Botti
Epworth Deakin Centre for Clinical Nursing Research, School of Nursing and Midwifery, Deakin University, 221 Burwood Highway, Burwood 3125, Vic, Australia
Implement Sci 9:110. 2014..In this paper, the methodology for the creation and implementation of such an algorithm that will focus, in the first instance, on patients who have undergone total hip or knee replacement is described...
- A realist review of interventions and strategies to promote evidence-informed healthcare: a focus on change agencyBrendan McCormack
Institute of Nursing and Health Research School of Nursing, University of Ulster, Shore Road, Newtownabbey, BT37 0QB, Antrim, CO, Northern Ireland
Implement Sci 8:107. 2013..This review adopts a realist approach and addresses the following question: What change agency characteristics work, for whom do they work, in what circumstances and why?..
- Managing patient deterioration: a protocol for enhancing undergraduate nursing students' competence through web-based simulation and feedback techniquesSimon Cooper
School of Nursing and Midwifery, PO Box 1071, 100 Clyde Rd, Narre Warren, Vic, 3805, Australia
BMC Nurs 11:18. 2012..To describe a funded proposal for the development of an on-line evidence based educational program for the management of deteriorating patients...
- Responding to medical emergencies: system characteristics under examination (RESCUE). A prospective multi-site point prevalence studyTracey K Bucknall
Cabrini Health and Deakin University, Cabrini Deakin Centre for Nursing Research, 183 Wattletree Road, Malvern 3144, Victoria, Australia
Resuscitation 84:179-83. 2013..To determine the point-prevalence of patients fulfilling hospital-specific Medical Emergency Team (MET) criteria and their subsequent outcomes...
- Medical error and decision making: Learning from the past and present in intensive careTracey K Bucknall
Deakin University, Cabrini Deakin Centre for Nursing Research, Cabrini Institute, Malvern, Victoria, Australia
Aust Crit Care 23:150-6. 2010..Intensive care has one of the highest incidences of medical error and patient injury in any specialty medical area; thought to be related to the rapidly changing patient status and complex diagnoses and treatments...
- A randomized trial of protocol-directed sedation management for mechanical ventilation in an Australian intensive care unitTracey K Bucknall
Deakin University, Victoria, Australia
Crit Care Med 36:1444-50. 2008..To compare protocol-directed sedation management with traditional non-protocol-directed practice in mechanically ventilated patients...
- A gaze through the lens of decision theory toward knowledge translation scienceTracey Bucknall
Deakin University, Australia
Nurs Res 56:S60-6. 2007..The article concludes with a discussion on the implications for knowledge translation when viewed through the lens of decision science...
- Evidence-based practice in Australia: an unremitting challenge for quality!Tracey Bucknall
University of Melbourne, Carlton, Victoria, Australia
Worldviews Evid Based Nurs 1:85-7. 2004
- Examining communication and team performance during clinical handover in a complex environment: the private sector post-anaesthetic care unitMari Botti
Epworth Deakin Centre for Clinical Nursing Research, Deakin University, Melbourne, Vic
Med J Aust 190:S157-60. 2009..We believe that use of this framework will help overcome the limitations of previous research that has not taken into account the complex and multifaceted influences on clinical handover and interprofessional communication...
- A review of the role of emergency nurses in management of chemotherapy-related complicationsJulie Considine
School of Nursing and Deakin University Northern Health Clinical Partnership, Deakin University, Burwood, Vic, Australia
J Clin Nurs 18:2649-55. 2009....
- The problem of postoperative pain: issues for future researchMari Botti
Alfred Deakin Nursing Research Centre, School of Nursing, Faculty of Health and Behavioural Sciences, Deakin University, 221 Burwood Highway, Burwood, Victoria 3125, Australia
Int J Nurs Pract 10:257-63. 2004..It limits our understanding of why pain continues despite ongoing research and it does not enable evaluation of clinical strategies to improve pain decision-making and pain outcomes for patients...
- Observation of pain assessment and management--the complexities of clinical practiceElizabeth Manias
School of Postgraduate Nursing, Faculty of Medicine, Dentistry and Health Sciences, University of Melbourne, Carlton, Victoria, Australia
J Clin Nurs 11:724-33. 2002..This knowledge may form the basis for developing and evaluating strategic intervention programmes that analyse nurses' management of postoperative pain and, in particular, their administration of opioid analgesics...
- Sedation management in Australian and New Zealand intensive care units: doctors' and nurses' practices and opinionsMark O'Connor
Intensive Care Unit, Alfred Hospital, Prahran, Victoria, Australia
Am J Crit Care 19:285-95. 2010....
- Patients' decision-making strategies for managing postoperative painElizabeth Manias
University of Melbourne, School of Nursing, Carlton, Victoria, Australia
J Pain 7:428-37. 2006..Because increased pain levels can be associated with fear, patients could have been unwilling to speak with nurses to discuss their need for pain relief...
- Engaging patients and families in communication across transitions of care: an integrative review protocolTracey K Bucknall
Centre for Quality and Patient Safety Research, School of Nursing and Midwifery, Faculty of Health, Deakin University, Geelong, Victoria, Australia
J Adv Nurs 72:1689-700. 2016..To describe an integrative review protocol to analyse and synthesize peer-reviewed research evidence in relation to engagement of patients and their families in communication during transitions of care to, in and from acute care settings...
- Inter-professional clinical handover in post-anaesthetic care units: tools to improve quality and safetyBernice Redley
Deakin University, Deakin Epworth Centre for Clinical Nursing Research, Burwood, Australia
Int J Qual Health Care 28:573-579. 2016..To examine quality and safety in inter-professional clinical handovers in Post Anaesthetic Care Units (PACUs) and make recommendations for tools to standardize handover processes...
- Missed medical emergency team activations: tracking decisions and outcomes in practiceJessica L Guinane
Deakin University, Melbourne, Vic, Australia
Crit Care Resusc 15:266-72. 2013..Despite extensive work to improve early recognition of and response to abnormal vital signs, a failure or delay in response to clinical deterioration by activating a medical emergency team (MET) can affect patient safety...
- International variations in outcomes from sedation protocol research: where are we at and where do we go from here?Mark O'Connor
Alfred Hospital Intensive Care Unit, Prahran, Victoria, Australia
Intensive Crit Care Nurs 26:189-95. 2010..Also, the monitoring of important clinical factors is discussed so that clinicians can assess the impact upon patients of changes to sedation management practices within their own ICU...
- The clinical landscape of critical care: nurses' decision-makingTracey Bucknall
Victorian Centre for Nursing Practice Research, School of Nursing, University of Melbourne, Carlton, Victoria, Australia
J Adv Nurs 43:310-9. 2003..The few studies that have examined environmental influences have tended not to study real decisions in the dynamic and complex clinical environment...
- Measurement for improvement: a survey of current practice in Australian public hospitalsCaroline A Brand
Clinical Epidemiology and Health Service Evaluation Unit, Royal Melbourne Hospital, Melbourne, Vic, Australia
Med J Aust 189:35-40. 2008..To identify patient safety measurement tools in use in Australian public hospitals and to determine barriers to their use...
- Implementing guidelines to improve medication safety for hospitalised patients: experiences from Western Health, AustraliaTracey K Bucknall
Worldviews Evid Based Nurs 4:51-3. 2007