Research Topics

Amanda Ullman

Summary

Affiliation: Griffith University
Country: Australia

Publications

  1. doi request reprint 'True Blood' The Critical Care Story: An audit of blood sampling practice across three adult, paediatric and neonatal intensive care settings
    Amanda J Ullman
    NH and MRC Centre of Research Excellence in Nursing Interventions for Hospitalised Patients, Centre of Health Practice Innovation, Menzies Health Institute Queensland, Griffith University, Australia Centre for Clinical Nursing, Royal Brisbane and Women s Hospital, Australia Electronic address
    Aust Crit Care 29:90-5. 2016
  2. doi request reprint Dressing and securement for central venous access devices (CVADs): A Cochrane systematic review
    Amanda J Ullman
    Alliance for Vascular Access Teaching and Research AVATAR, NHMRC Centre of Research Excellence in Nursing, Menzies Health Institute Queensland, Griffith University, Brisbane, Australia Centre for Clinical Nursing, Royal Brisbane and Women s Hospital, Brisbane, Australia Electronic address
    Int J Nurs Stud 59:177-96. 2016
  3. doi request reprint Road map for improvement: Point prevalence audit and survey of central venous access devices in paediatric acute care
    Amanda J Ullman
    School of Nursing and Midwifery, Griffith University, Brisbane, Queensland, Australia
    J Paediatr Child Health . 2016
  4. doi request reprint Intensive care diaries to promote recovery for patients and families after critical illness: A Cochrane Systematic Review
    Amanda J Ullman
    NHMRC Centre of Research Excellence in Nursing, Centre for Health Practice Innovation, Menzies Health Institute Queensland, Griffith University, Brisbane, Australia Centre for Clinical Nursing, Royal Brisbane and Women s Hospital, Brisbane, Australia Electronic address
    Int J Nurs Stud 52:1243-53. 2015
  5. doi request reprint Complications of Central Venous Access Devices: A Systematic Review
    Amanda J Ullman
    School of Nursing and Midwifery, and National Health and Medical Research Council, Centre of Research Excellence in Nursing, and Centre for Health Practice Innovation, Alliance for Vascular Access Teaching and Research Group, and
    Pediatrics 136:e1331-44. 2015
  6. doi request reprint Diaries for recovery from critical illness
    Amanda J Ullman
    NHMRC Centre of Research Excellence in Nursing, Centre for Health Practice Innovation, Griffith Health Institute, Griffith University, 170 Kessels Road, Brisbane, Queensland, 4111, Australia
    Cochrane Database Syst Rev . 2014
  7. doi request reprint Prevention of central venous catheter infections: a survey of paediatric ICU nurses' knowledge and practice
    Amanda J Ullman
    NH and MRC Centre of Research Excellence in Nursing Interventions for Hospitalised Patients, Centre for Health Practice Innovation Griffith Health Institute, Griffith University, Nathan, QLD, Australia Paediatric Intensive Care Unit, Royal Children s Hospital, Herston, QLD, Australia Electronic address
    Nurse Educ Today 34:202-7. 2014
  8. doi request reprint The KIDS SAFE checklist for pediatric intensive care units
    Amanda Ullman
    Royal Children s Hospital, Brisbane, Australia
    Am J Crit Care 22:61-9. 2013
  9. doi request reprint Sleep assessment by patients and nurses in the intensive care: An exploratory descriptive study
    Leanne M Aitken
    School of Nursing and Midwifery, Griffith University, Queensland, Australia NHMRC Centre of Research Excellence in Nursing, Menzies Health Institute Queensland, Australia Princess Alexandra Hospital, Woolloongabba, Queensland, Australia School of Health Sciences, City University London, United Kingdom Electronic address
    Aust Crit Care . 2016
  10. doi request reprint What is the relationship between elements of ICU treatment and memories after discharge in adult ICU survivors?
    Leanne M Aitken
    School of Nursing and Midwifery and NHMRC Centre of Research Excellence in Nursing NCREN, Centre for Health Practice Innovation, Menzies Health Institute Queensland, Griffith University, Australia Intensive Care Unit, Princess Alexandra Hospital, Australia School of Health Sciences, City University London, UK Electronic address
    Aust Crit Care 29:5-14; quiz 15. 2016

Collaborators

  • Leanne M Aitken
  • Janice Rattray
  • Chelsea Davis
  • Bonnie Macfarlane
  • KATHRYN CUNNINGHAM
  • Maria I Castillo
  • Sharon McKinley
  • Asa Engström
  • Marion Mitchell
  • Rosalind Elliott
  • Ashika Datt
  • Krista Wetzig

Detail Information

Publications10

  1. doi request reprint 'True Blood' The Critical Care Story: An audit of blood sampling practice across three adult, paediatric and neonatal intensive care settings
    Amanda J Ullman
    NH and MRC Centre of Research Excellence in Nursing Interventions for Hospitalised Patients, Centre of Health Practice Innovation, Menzies Health Institute Queensland, Griffith University, Australia Centre for Clinical Nursing, Royal Brisbane and Women s Hospital, Australia Electronic address
    Aust Crit Care 29:90-5. 2016
    ..Blood conservation strategies have been developed to reduce the incidence of iatrogenic anaemic caused by sampling for diagnostic testing...
  2. doi request reprint Dressing and securement for central venous access devices (CVADs): A Cochrane systematic review
    Amanda J Ullman
    Alliance for Vascular Access Teaching and Research AVATAR, NHMRC Centre of Research Excellence in Nursing, Menzies Health Institute Queensland, Griffith University, Brisbane, Australia Centre for Clinical Nursing, Royal Brisbane and Women s Hospital, Brisbane, Australia Electronic address
    Int J Nurs Stud 59:177-96. 2016
    ..To compare the available dressing and securement devices for central venous access devices (CVADs)...
  3. doi request reprint Road map for improvement: Point prevalence audit and survey of central venous access devices in paediatric acute care
    Amanda J Ullman
    School of Nursing and Midwifery, Griffith University, Brisbane, Queensland, Australia
    J Paediatr Child Health . 2016
    ..To identify the prevalence, management and complications associated with central venous access devices (CVADs) within Australian paediatric facilities, providing a map for clinicians, researchers and managers to focus solutions...
  4. doi request reprint Intensive care diaries to promote recovery for patients and families after critical illness: A Cochrane Systematic Review
    Amanda J Ullman
    NHMRC Centre of Research Excellence in Nursing, Centre for Health Practice Innovation, Menzies Health Institute Queensland, Griffith University, Brisbane, Australia Centre for Clinical Nursing, Royal Brisbane and Women s Hospital, Brisbane, Australia Electronic address
    Int J Nurs Stud 52:1243-53. 2015
    ..To assess the effect of an intensive care unit (ICU) diary versus no ICU diary on patients, and their caregivers or families, during the patient's recovery from admission to an ICU...
  5. doi request reprint Complications of Central Venous Access Devices: A Systematic Review
    Amanda J Ullman
    School of Nursing and Midwifery, and National Health and Medical Research Council, Centre of Research Excellence in Nursing, and Centre for Health Practice Innovation, Alliance for Vascular Access Teaching and Research Group, and
    Pediatrics 136:e1331-44. 2015
    ..The resulting insertion of a new CVAD further contributes to risk and consumes extra resources...
  6. doi request reprint Diaries for recovery from critical illness
    Amanda J Ullman
    NHMRC Centre of Research Excellence in Nursing, Centre for Health Practice Innovation, Griffith Health Institute, Griffith University, 170 Kessels Road, Brisbane, Queensland, 4111, Australia
    Cochrane Database Syst Rev . 2014
    ..These provide a background to the cause of the patient's ICU admission and an ongoing narrative outlining day-to-day activities...
  7. doi request reprint Prevention of central venous catheter infections: a survey of paediatric ICU nurses' knowledge and practice
    Amanda J Ullman
    NH and MRC Centre of Research Excellence in Nursing Interventions for Hospitalised Patients, Centre for Health Practice Innovation Griffith Health Institute, Griffith University, Nathan, QLD, Australia Paediatric Intensive Care Unit, Royal Children s Hospital, Herston, QLD, Australia Electronic address
    Nurse Educ Today 34:202-7. 2014
    ..Evidence-based recommendations for preventing catheter-related bloodstream infections are available, but it is unknown how widely these are known or practiced in the paediatric intensive care environment...
  8. doi request reprint The KIDS SAFE checklist for pediatric intensive care units
    Amanda Ullman
    Royal Children s Hospital, Brisbane, Australia
    Am J Crit Care 22:61-9. 2013
    ..Researchers have focused on developing evidence-based practice guidelines; however, the nature of human error means that consistent application of this evidence in practice is challenging...
  9. doi request reprint Sleep assessment by patients and nurses in the intensive care: An exploratory descriptive study
    Leanne M Aitken
    School of Nursing and Midwifery, Griffith University, Queensland, Australia NHMRC Centre of Research Excellence in Nursing, Menzies Health Institute Queensland, Australia Princess Alexandra Hospital, Woolloongabba, Queensland, Australia School of Health Sciences, City University London, United Kingdom Electronic address
    Aust Crit Care . 2016
    ..Sleep disruption is common in intensive care unit (ICU) patients, with reports indicating reduced quality and quantity of sleep in many patients. There is growing evidence that sleep in this setting may be improved...
  10. doi request reprint What is the relationship between elements of ICU treatment and memories after discharge in adult ICU survivors?
    Leanne M Aitken
    School of Nursing and Midwifery and NHMRC Centre of Research Excellence in Nursing NCREN, Centre for Health Practice Innovation, Menzies Health Institute Queensland, Griffith University, Australia Intensive Care Unit, Princess Alexandra Hospital, Australia School of Health Sciences, City University London, UK Electronic address
    Aust Crit Care 29:5-14; quiz 15. 2016
    ..The aim of this literature review was to synthesise the literature reporting on relationships between elements of ICU treatment and memories after discharge in adult ICU survivors...