Brigid M Gillespie

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Affiliation: Griffith University
Country: Australia

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint How do perioperative nurses cope with stress?
    Brigid M Gillespie
    Mater Health Services, South Brisbane, Queensland
    Contemp Nurse 16:20-9. 2003
  2. ncbi request reprint The influence of personal characteristics on the resilience of operating room nurses: a predictor study
    Brigid M Gillespie
    School of Nursing and Midwifery, Griffith Health, Gold Coast Campus, Queensland 4222, Australia
    Int J Nurs Stud 46:968-76. 2009
  3. doi request reprint Impact of workflow on the use of the Surgical Safety Checklist: a qualitative study
    Brigid M Gillespie
    NHMRC Centre for Research Excellence in Nursing NCREN, Centre for Health Practice Innovation HPI, Menzies Health Institute Qld MHIQ, Griffith University, Gold Coast, Queensland, Australia
    ANZ J Surg 86:864-867. 2016
  4. doi request reprint Anatomy of hepatic lymphatics and its implications in hepatic malignancies
    Tuck Leong Yong
    Department of Surgery, Northern Health, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
    ANZ J Surg 86:868-873. 2016
  5. doi request reprint Use of Negative-Pressure Wound Dressings to Prevent Surgical Site Complications After Primary Hip Arthroplasty: A Pilot RCT
    Brigid M Gillespie
    Griffith University, Gold Coast, Queensland, Australia
    Surg Innov 22:488-95. 2015
  6. pmc Implementation of safety checklists in surgery: a realist synthesis of evidence
    Brigid M Gillespie
    NHMRC Centre for Research Excellence in Nursing NCREN, Centre for Health Practice Innovation HPI, Menzies Health Institute Qld MHIQ, Griffith University, Gold Coast Campus, Gold Coast, QLD, 4222, Australia
    Implement Sci 10:137. 2015
  7. pmc Building shared situational awareness in surgery through distributed dialog
    Brigid M Gillespie
    NHMRC Research Centre for Clinical Excellence in Nursing Interventions for Hospitalised Patients NCREN and Research Centre for Clinical and Community Practice Innovation RCCCPI, Griffith Health Institute, Griffith University, Queensland
    J Multidiscip Healthc 6:109-18. 2013
  8. doi request reprint Team communications in surgery - creating a culture of safety
    Brigid M Gillespie
    NHMRC Research Centre for Excellence in Nursing Interventions NCREN, School of Nursing and Midwifery, Parklands Dr, Griffith University, Gold Coast 4222, Australia
    J Interprof Care 27:387-93. 2013
  9. doi request reprint Developing a model of competence in the operating theatre: psychometric validation of the perceived perioperative competence scale-revised
    Brigid M Gillespie
    Research Centre for Clinical and Community Practice Innovation, Griffith University, Gold Coast Campus, Queensland, Australia
    Int J Nurs Stud 49:90-101. 2012
  10. doi request reprint Why isn't 'time out' being implemented? An exploratory study
    Brigid M Gillespie
    Research Centre for Clinical and Community Practice Innovation and School of Nursing and Midwifery, Griffith University, Gold Coast, Queensland, Australia
    Qual Saf Health Care 19:103-6. 2010

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Publications37

  1. ncbi request reprint How do perioperative nurses cope with stress?
    Brigid M Gillespie
    Mater Health Services, South Brisbane, Queensland
    Contemp Nurse 16:20-9. 2003
    ..These findings support the eminent need for hospital organizations to take a more person-centered approach when dealing with workplace stress...
  2. ncbi request reprint The influence of personal characteristics on the resilience of operating room nurses: a predictor study
    Brigid M Gillespie
    School of Nursing and Midwifery, Griffith Health, Gold Coast Campus, Queensland 4222, Australia
    Int J Nurs Stud 46:968-76. 2009
    ..However, little research has examined how personal characteristics such as age, nursing experience and education contribute to resilience in clinical environments such as the operating room (OR)...
  3. doi request reprint Impact of workflow on the use of the Surgical Safety Checklist: a qualitative study
    Brigid M Gillespie
    NHMRC Centre for Research Excellence in Nursing NCREN, Centre for Health Practice Innovation HPI, Menzies Health Institute Qld MHIQ, Griffith University, Gold Coast, Queensland, Australia
    ANZ J Surg 86:864-867. 2016
    ..The aim of this study was to systematically identify issues around workflow that impact on surgical teams' ability to use the Surgical Safety Checklist in a large tertiary facility in Queensland, Australia...
  4. doi request reprint Anatomy of hepatic lymphatics and its implications in hepatic malignancies
    Tuck Leong Yong
    Department of Surgery, Northern Health, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
    ANZ J Surg 86:868-873. 2016
    ..Lymphadenectomy has had mixed results in terms of improving patient survival. Other therapies especially anti-lymphogenic agents might play a role in the near future...
  5. doi request reprint Use of Negative-Pressure Wound Dressings to Prevent Surgical Site Complications After Primary Hip Arthroplasty: A Pilot RCT
    Brigid M Gillespie
    Griffith University, Gold Coast, Queensland, Australia
    Surg Innov 22:488-95. 2015
    ..Study objectives were to assess the use of NPWT on surgical sites to prevent infections and other wound complications after elective primary hip arthroplasty and to consider feasibility of a larger trial...
  6. pmc Implementation of safety checklists in surgery: a realist synthesis of evidence
    Brigid M Gillespie
    NHMRC Centre for Research Excellence in Nursing NCREN, Centre for Health Practice Innovation HPI, Menzies Health Institute Qld MHIQ, Griffith University, Gold Coast Campus, Gold Coast, QLD, 4222, Australia
    Implement Sci 10:137. 2015
    ..The aim of this review is to present a realist synthesis of the evidence of implementation interventions to improve adherence to the use of safety checklists in surgery...
  7. pmc Building shared situational awareness in surgery through distributed dialog
    Brigid M Gillespie
    NHMRC Research Centre for Clinical Excellence in Nursing Interventions for Hospitalised Patients NCREN and Research Centre for Clinical and Community Practice Innovation RCCCPI, Griffith Health Institute, Griffith University, Queensland
    J Multidiscip Healthc 6:109-18. 2013
    ..This research reports the dialog around clinical decisions made by team members in the time-pressured and high-risk context of surgery, and the impact of these communications on shared situational awareness...
  8. doi request reprint Team communications in surgery - creating a culture of safety
    Brigid M Gillespie
    NHMRC Research Centre for Excellence in Nursing Interventions NCREN, School of Nursing and Midwifery, Parklands Dr, Griffith University, Gold Coast 4222, Australia
    J Interprof Care 27:387-93. 2013
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  9. doi request reprint Developing a model of competence in the operating theatre: psychometric validation of the perceived perioperative competence scale-revised
    Brigid M Gillespie
    Research Centre for Clinical and Community Practice Innovation, Griffith University, Gold Coast Campus, Queensland, Australia
    Int J Nurs Stud 49:90-101. 2012
    ..This paper describes the development and validation of the Revised Perioperative Competence Scale (PPCS-R)...
  10. doi request reprint Why isn't 'time out' being implemented? An exploratory study
    Brigid M Gillespie
    Research Centre for Clinical and Community Practice Innovation and School of Nursing and Midwifery, Griffith University, Gold Coast, Queensland, Australia
    Qual Saf Health Care 19:103-6. 2010
    ....
  11. doi request reprint The impact of organisational and individual factors on team communication in surgery: a qualitative study
    Brigid M Gillespie
    Research Centre for Clinical and Community Practice Innovation and School of Nursing and Midwifery, Griffith University, Gold Coast Campus, Gold Coast, Queensland 4222, Australia
    Int J Nurs Stud 47:732-41. 2010
    ..Despite the overwhelming international support to improve team communication, progress has been slow...
  12. doi request reprint Operating theatre nurses' perceptions of competence: a focus group study
    Brigid M Gillespie
    Research Centre for Clinical and Community Practice Innovation, Griffith University, Gold Coast, Queensland, Australia
    J Adv Nurs 65:1019-28. 2009
    ..This paper is a report of a study exploring nurses' perceptions of the components of competence in the operating theatre...
  13. ncbi request reprint Resilience in the operating room: developing and testing of a resilience model
    Brigid M Gillespie
    School of Nursing and Midwifery, Griffith University, Gold Coast, Queensland, Australia
    J Adv Nurs 59:427-38. 2007
    ..This paper is a report of a study to examine the relation of perceived competence, collaboration, control, self-efficacy, hope, coping, age, experience, education and years of employment to resilience in operating room (OR) nurses...
  14. ncbi request reprint Operating theater culture: implications for nurse retention
    Brigid M Gillespie
    School of Nursing and Midwifery, Griffith University, Queensland, Australia
    West J Nurs Res 30:259-77; discussion 278-83. 2008
    ..A lack of acceptance has the potential to affect members' willingness to continue working in the operating theater, and consequently, may contribute to existing nursing shortages in this specialty...
  15. doi request reprint Factors that influence the expected length of operation: results of a prospective study
    Brigid M Gillespie
    NHMRC Centre of Research Excellence in Nursing Interventions for Hospitalised Patients, Griffith University, QLD, 4222, Australia
    BMJ Qual Saf 21:3-12. 2012
    ..However, little is known about the extent to which such factors contribute to extending the expected length of an operation. Aim To describe factors that prolong the expected length of an operation...
  16. doi request reprint The effect of a patient centred care bundle intervention on pressure ulcer incidence (INTACT): A cluster randomised trial
    Wendy Chaboyer
    NHMRC Centre for Research Excellence in Nursing, Griffith University, Gold Coast Campus, Qld 4222, Australia Menzies Health Institute Queensland, Griffith University, Australia Electronic address
    Int J Nurs Stud 64:63-71. 2016
    ..Hospital-acquired pressure ulcers are a serious patient safety concern, associated with poor patient outcomes and high healthcare costs. They are also viewed as an indicator of nursing care quality...
  17. doi request reprint Interruptions and miscommunications in surgery: an observational study
    Brigid M Gillespie
    NHMRC Centre of Research Excellence in Nursing Interventions for Hospitalized Patients, Griffith Institute of Health, Griffith University, Gold Coast Campus, Queensland, Australia
    AORN J 95:576-90. 2012
    ..30, P < .01). These results may help to inform the development of evidence-based interventions designed to mitigate the effects of miscommunications in surgery...
  18. doi request reprint INTroducing A Care bundle To prevent pressure injury (INTACT) in at-risk patients: A protocol for a cluster randomised trial
    Wendy Chaboyer
    NHMRC Centre of Research Excellence in Nursing, Griffith University, Australia Centre for Health Practice Innovation, Griffith University, Australia Menzies Health Institute Queensland, Griffith University, Australia
    Int J Nurs Stud 52:1659-68. 2015
    ..Despite growing evidence and directives for pressure injury prevention, implementation of preventative strategies is suboptimal, and pressure injuries remain a serious problem in hospitals...
  19. pmc Factors that drive team participation in surgical safety checks: a prospective study
    Brigid M Gillespie
    NHMRC Centre for Research Excellence in Nursing NCREN, Centre for Health Practice Innovation HPI, Menzies Health Institute Qld MHIQ, Griffith University, Parklands Drive, Gold Coast Campus, Gold Coast, QLD 4222 Australia
    Patient Saf Surg 10:3. 2016
    ..The aim of this prospective study was to identify and describe factors that drive team participation in safety checks in surgery...
  20. pmc Negative Pressure Wound Therapy on Surgical Site Infections in Women Undergoing Elective Caesarean Sections: A Pilot RCT
    Wendy Chaboyer
    NHMRC Centre of Research Excellence in Nursing NCREN, Centre for Health Practice Innovation, Griffith Health Institute, Griffith University, Gold Coast Campus, Qld 4222, Australia
    Healthcare (Basel) 2:417-28. 2014
    ..These results demonstrate that a larger definitive trial is feasible and that careful planning and site selection is critical to the success of the overall study. ..
  21. pmc ADding negative pRESSure to improve healING (the DRESSING trial): a RCT protocol
    Brigid M Gillespie
    NHMRC Centre for Research Excellence in Nursing, Centre for Health Practice Innovation HPI, Menzies Health Institute Qld MHIQ, Griffith University, Gold Coast, Queensland, Australia
    BMJ Open 6:e010287. 2016
    ..Negative pressure wound therapy (NPWT) is increasingly being used to reduce SSI with limited evidence for its effectiveness...
  22. doi request reprint Education and experience make a difference: results of a predictor study
    Brigid M Gillespie
    Research Centre for Clinical and Community Practice Innovation and School of Nursing and Midwifery, Griffith University, Gold Coast, Queensland, Australia
    AORN J 94:78-90. 2011
    ..Importantly, education occurs in a context and thus is embedded in clinical practice...
  23. doi request reprint Health professionals' decision-making in wound management: a grounded theory
    Brigid M Gillespie
    NHMRC Research Centre for Clinical Excellence in Nursing Interventions NCREN and Centre for Healthcare Practice Innovation HPI, Griffith Health Institute, Griffith University, Gold Coast Campus, Queensland, Australia
    J Adv Nurs 71:1238-48. 2015
    ..To develop a conceptual understanding of the decision-making processes used by healthcare professionals in wound care practice...
  24. doi request reprint Effect of using a safety checklist on patient complications after surgery: a systematic review and meta-analysis
    Brigid M Gillespie
    From the National Health and Medical Research Council Research Centre of Research Excellence in Nursing, Research Centre for Health Practice Innovation, Griffith Health Institute, Griffith University, Queensland, Australia B M G, W C Department of Community Medicine, Faculty of Medicine, Kuwait University, Safat, Kuwait L T Research Centre for Health Practice Innovation, Griffith Health Institute, Griffith University, Queensland, Australia M J Department of Anaesthetics, Princess Alexandra Hospital, Woolloongabba, Queensland, Australia N F and Department of Hepatobiliary, Liver Transplant and General Surgery, Princess Alexandra Hospital, Woolloongabba, Queensland, Australia K S
    Anesthesiology 120:1380-9. 2014
    ..Previous before-and-after studies indicate that the use of safety checklists in surgery reduces complication rates in patients...
  25. doi request reprint Postsurgery wound assessment and management practices: a chart audit
    Brigid M Gillespie
    NHMRC Research Centre for Clinical Excellence in Nursing Interventions NCREN, Centre for Healthcare Practice Innovation HPI, Griffith Health Institute, Griffith University, Gold Coast, QLD, Australia
    J Clin Nurs 23:3250-61. 2014
    ....
  26. ncbi request reprint Perioperative nurses' perceptions of competence: implications for migration
    Brigid M Gillespie
    Research Centre for Clinical and Community Practice Innovation, Griffith Health Institute, Griffith University, Gold Coast, Australia
    ORNAC J 30:17-8, 20-2, 24 passim. 2012
    ..The demand for competence, in the operating room, may vary between clinical environments. It is, however, unclear what competency levels migrating nurses need in order to be deemed safe...
  27. doi request reprint Enhancing communication in surgery through team training interventions: a systematic literature review
    Brigid M Gillespie
    Perioperative Nurses Association, Research Center fro Clinical and Community Practice Innovation, Griffith University, Queensland, Australia
    AORN J 92:642-57. 2010
    ..Further research is needed to identify and evaluate strategies that address the sustainability of complex team training interventions across multiple OR contexts...
  28. doi request reprint Engaging patients and families in communication across transitions of care: an integrative review protocol
    Tracey 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...
  29. doi request reprint Cost-effectiveness analysis alongside a pilot study of prophylactic negative pressure wound therapy
    Christopher Heard
    School of Pharmacy, Faculty of Health and Behavioural Sciences, The University of Queensland, St Lucia, Queensland, Australia
    J Tissue Viability . 2016
    ..Negative pressure wound therapy (NPWT) is increasingly used prophylactically following surgery despite limited evidence of clinical or cost-effectiveness...
  30. doi request reprint Activities undertaken by Intensive Care Unit Liaison Nurses in Argentina
    Laura Alberto
    Sanatorio de Alta Complejidad Sagrado Corazón, Ciudad de Buenos Aires, Argentina Menzies Health Institute Qld MHIQ, Griffith University, Queensland, Australia School of Nursing and Midwifery, Griffith University, Queensland, Australia Electronic address
    Aust Crit Care . 2016
    ..Little is known about this role in less developed economies...
  31. doi request reprint Factors that influence the non-technical skills performance of scrub nurses: a prospective study
    Evelyn Kang
    NHMRC Research Centre for Clinical Excellence in Nursing Interventions NCREN and Centre for Healthcare Practice Innovation HPI, Griffith Health Institute, Griffith University, Gold Coast, Queensland, Australia
    J Adv Nurs 71:2846-57. 2015
    ..To identify and describe the factors that impact on the performance of scrub nurses' non-technical skills performance during the intra-operative phase of surgery...
  32. doi request reprint Repositioning for pressure ulcer prevention in adults
    Brigid M Gillespie
    NHMRC Centre of Research Excellence in Nursing, Griffith University, Brisbane, Queensland, Australia
    Cochrane Database Syst Rev 4:CD009958. 2014
    ..Immobility and physical inactivity are considered to be major risk factors for PU development and the manual repositioning of patients in hospital or long-term care is a common pressure ulcer prevention strategy...
  33. doi request reprint Cost-utility analysis of negative pressure wound therapy in high-risk cesarean section wounds
    Haitham W Tuffaha
    Griffith Health Institute, Griffith University, Gold Coast, Queensland, Australia Centre for Applied Health Economics, School of Medicine, Griffith University, Meadowbrook, Queensland, Australia NHMRC Centre of Research Excellence in Nursing Interventions for Hospitalised Patients, Research Centre for Health Practice Innovation, Griffith University, Gold Coast, Queensland, Australia Electronic address
    J Surg Res 195:612-22. 2015
    ....
  34. doi request reprint Understanding nurses' views on a pressure ulcer prevention care bundle: a first step towards successful implementation
    Wendy Chaboyer
    NHMRC Centre of Research Excellence in Nursing, Research Centre for Health Practice Innovation, Griffith Health Institute, Griffith University, Gold Coast, QLD, Australia
    J Clin Nurs 23:3415-23. 2014
    ..To explore nurses' views of the barriers and facilitators to the use of a newly devised patient-centred pressure ulcer prevention care bundle...
  35. doi request reprint Wound care practices: a survey of acute care nurses
    Brigid M Gillespie
    NHMRC Research Centre for Clinical Excellence in Nursing Interventions for Hospitalised Patients NCREN, Griffith Health Institute, Griffith University, Gold Coast, QLD, Australia Research Centre for Clinical and Community Practice Innovation RCCCPI, Griffith Health Institute, Griffith University, Gold Coast, QLD, Australia
    J Clin Nurs 23:2618-26. 2014
    ..To describe the self-reported wound care practices of acute care nurses practising in a large metropolitan hospital in Queensland, Australia...
  36. doi request reprint Development and pilot testing of a patient-participatory pressure ulcer prevention care bundle
    Brigid M Gillespie
    NHMRC Research Centre for Excellence in Nursing Interventions, Research Centre for Health Practice Innovation, Griffith Health Institute, Griffith University, Gold Coast Campus Drs Gillespie and Chaboyer and Mr Sykes, Robina Hospital, Gold Coast Health and Hospital Service, Robina Ms O Brien, and Gold Coast Hospital and Health Service, Gold Coast Ms Brandis, Queensland, Australia
    J Nurs Care Qual 29:74-82. 2014
    ..A brief video, combined brochure/checklist, and poster were developed as training resources. Patient evaluation identified benefits of the care bundle; however, the combined checklist/brochure was rarely used. ..
  37. ncbi request reprint Development of a theoretically derived model of resilience through concept analysis
    Brigid M Gillespie
    School of Nursing and Midwifery, Griffith University, Gold Coast QLD, Australia
    Contemp Nurse 25:124-35. 2007
    ..The concept of resilience has been of interest to various professional groups for many years; however, it is only recently that the nursing profession has begun to recognise its potential contribution in diverse clinical contexts...