Janet E Squires

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Affiliation: Ottawa Health Research Institute
Country: Canada

Publications

  1. pmc Identifying the domains of context important to implementation science: a study protocol
    Janet E Squires
    School of Nursing, University of Ottawa, Ottawa, Canada
    Implement Sci 10:135. 2015
  2. pmc Are multifaceted interventions more effective than single-component interventions in changing health-care professionals' behaviours? An overview of systematic reviews
    Janet E Squires
    School of Nursing, University of Ottawa, Ottawa, Canada
    Implement Sci 9:152. 2014
  3. pmc Linguistic validation of the Alberta Context Tool and two measures of research use, for German residential long term care
    Matthias Hoben
    Network Aging Research NAR, Ruprecht Karls University Heidelberg, Bergheimer Str, 20, 69115 Heidelberg, Germany
    BMC Res Notes 7:67. 2014
  4. pmc German translation of the Alberta Context Tool and two measures of research use: methods, challenges and lessons learned
    Matthias Hoben
    Network Aging Research NAR, Ruprecht Karls University Heidelberg, Bergheimer Str, 20, Heidelberg 69115, Germany
    BMC Health Serv Res 13:478. 2013
  5. pmc Design, implementation, and evaluation of a knowledge translation intervention to increase organ donation after cardiocirculatory death in Canada: a study protocol
    Janet E Squires
    Ottawa Hospital Research Institute, Clinical Epidemiology Program, 501 Smyth Road, Room 1282, Box 711, Ottawa, ON K1H 8 L6, Canada
    Implement Sci 9:80. 2014
  6. pmc A data quality control program for computer-assisted personal interviews
    Janet E Squires
    Clinical Epidemiology Program, Ottawa Hospital Research Institute, Ottawa, ON, Canada K1H 8L6 School of Nursing, University of Ottawa, Ottawa, ON, Canada K1H 8M5
    Nurs Res Pract 2012:303816. 2012
  7. pmc A protocol for advanced psychometric assessment of surveys
    Janet E Squires
    Clinical Epidemiology Program, Ottawa Hospital Research Institute, Ottawa, ON, Canada K1H 8L6 School of Nursing, University of Ottawa, Ottawa, ON, Canada K1H 8M5
    Nurs Res Pract 2013:156782. 2013
  8. pmc The influence of organizational context on the use of research by nurses in Canadian pediatric hospitals
    Janet E Squires
    Clinical Epidemiology Program, Ottawa Hospital Research Institute, Ottawa, Canada
    BMC Health Serv Res 13:351. 2013
  9. pmc Translating and testing the Alberta context tool for use among nurses in Swedish elder care
    Ann Catrine Eldh
    Karolinska Institute, Department of Neurobiology, Care Sciences and Society, Stockholm, Sweden
    BMC Health Serv Res 13:68. 2013
  10. pmc Improving physician hand hygiene compliance using behavioural theories: a study protocol
    Janet E Squires
    Clinical Epidemiology Program, Ottawa Hospital Research Institute, Ottawa, ON, Canada
    Implement Sci 8:16. 2013

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Publications26

  1. pmc Identifying the domains of context important to implementation science: a study protocol
    Janet E Squires
    School of Nursing, University of Ottawa, Ottawa, Canada
    Implement Sci 10:135. 2015
    ....
  2. pmc Are multifaceted interventions more effective than single-component interventions in changing health-care professionals' behaviours? An overview of systematic reviews
    Janet E Squires
    School of Nursing, University of Ottawa, Ottawa, Canada
    Implement Sci 9:152. 2014
    ....
  3. pmc Linguistic validation of the Alberta Context Tool and two measures of research use, for German residential long term care
    Matthias Hoben
    Network Aging Research NAR, Ruprecht Karls University Heidelberg, Bergheimer Str, 20, 69115 Heidelberg, Germany
    BMC Res Notes 7:67. 2014
    ..Through a cognitive debriefing process, we assessed response processes validity-an initial stage of validity, necessary before more advanced validity assessment...
  4. pmc German translation of the Alberta Context Tool and two measures of research use: methods, challenges and lessons learned
    Matthias Hoben
    Network Aging Research NAR, Ruprecht Karls University Heidelberg, Bergheimer Str, 20, Heidelberg 69115, Germany
    BMC Health Serv Res 13:478. 2013
    ....
  5. pmc Design, implementation, and evaluation of a knowledge translation intervention to increase organ donation after cardiocirculatory death in Canada: a study protocol
    Janet E Squires
    Ottawa Hospital Research Institute, Clinical Epidemiology Program, 501 Smyth Road, Room 1282, Box 711, Ottawa, ON K1H 8 L6, Canada
    Implement Sci 9:80. 2014
    ....
  6. pmc A data quality control program for computer-assisted personal interviews
    Janet E Squires
    Clinical Epidemiology Program, Ottawa Hospital Research Institute, Ottawa, ON, Canada K1H 8L6 School of Nursing, University of Ottawa, Ottawa, ON, Canada K1H 8M5
    Nurs Res Pract 2012:303816. 2012
    ..While this data quality control program was demanding in terms of time and resources, we found that the benefits clearly outweighed the effort required to achieve high-quality data...
  7. pmc A protocol for advanced psychometric assessment of surveys
    Janet E Squires
    Clinical Epidemiology Program, Ottawa Hospital Research Institute, Ottawa, ON, Canada K1H 8L6 School of Nursing, University of Ottawa, Ottawa, ON, Canada K1H 8M5
    Nurs Res Pract 2013:156782. 2013
    ..Psychometric assessment of any survey is essential to obtaining reliable and valid research findings. This protocol can be adapted for use with any nursing survey...
  8. pmc The influence of organizational context on the use of research by nurses in Canadian pediatric hospitals
    Janet E Squires
    Clinical Epidemiology Program, Ottawa Hospital Research Institute, Ottawa, Canada
    BMC Health Serv Res 13:351. 2013
    ..Organizational context is recognized as an important influence on the successful implementation of research by healthcare professionals. However, there is relatively little empirical evidence to support this widely held view...
  9. pmc Translating and testing the Alberta context tool for use among nurses in Swedish elder care
    Ann Catrine Eldh
    Karolinska Institute, Department of Neurobiology, Care Sciences and Society, Stockholm, Sweden
    BMC Health Serv Res 13:68. 2013
    ..This paper reports on the translation of the ACT to Swedish and a testing of preliminary aspects of its validity, acceptability and reliability in Swedish elder care...
  10. pmc Improving physician hand hygiene compliance using behavioural theories: a study protocol
    Janet E Squires
    Clinical Epidemiology Program, Ottawa Hospital Research Institute, Ottawa, ON, Canada
    Implement Sci 8:16. 2013
    ..We aim to first identify the barriers and enablers to physician hand hygiene compliance, and then to develop and pilot a theory-based knowledge translation intervention to increase physicians' compliance with best hand hygiene practice...
  11. doi request reprint Designing strategies to implement research-based policies and procedures: a set of recommendations for nurse leaders based on the PARiHS framework
    Janet E Squires
    Ottawa Hospital Research Institute, Ottawa, ON, Canada
    J Nurs Adm 42:293-7. 2012
    ..In this article, we describe the Promoting Action on Research Implementation in Health Services framework and how nurse leaders can use the framework to support the implementation of research-based policies and procedures...
  12. pmc Advancing the argument for validity of the Alberta Context Tool with healthcare aides in residential long-term care
    Carole A Estabrooks
    Faculty of Nursing, University of Alberta, Edmonton, Canada
    BMC Med Res Methodol 11:107. 2011
    ..It consists of 58 items representing 10 modifiable contextual concepts. We reported the initial validation of the ACT in 2009. This paper presents the second stage of the psychometric validation of the ACT...
  13. pmc The care unit in nursing home research: evidence in support of a definition
    Carole A Estabrooks
    Faculty of Nursing, University of Alberta, Edmonton, Canada
    BMC Med Res Methodol 11:46. 2011
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  14. pmc Assessment of variation in the Alberta Context Tool: the contribution of unit level contextual factors and specialty in Canadian pediatric acute care settings
    Carole A Estabrooks
    Faculty of Nursing, University of Alberta, Edmonton, Canada
    BMC Health Serv Res 11:251. 2011
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  15. pmc To what extent do nurses use research in clinical practice? A systematic review
    Janet E Squires
    Clinical Epidemiology Program, Ottawa Hospital Research Institute, Ottawa, Canada
    Implement Sci 6:21. 2011
    ..The objective of this study was to systematically identify and analyze the available evidence related to the extent to which nurses use research findings in practice...
  16. pmc Individual determinants of research utilization by nurses: a systematic review update
    Janet E Squires
    Clinical Epidemiology Program, Ottawa Hospital Research Institute, Ottawa, Ontario, Canada
    Implement Sci 6:1. 2011
    ..Systematic identification and evaluation of individual characteristics associated with and predicting research utilization may inform the development of research utilization interventions...
  17. pmc A systematic review of the psychometric properties of self-report research utilization measures used in healthcare
    Janet E Squires
    Clinical Epidemiology Program, Ottawa Hospital Research Institute, Ottawa, Canada
    Implement Sci 6:83. 2011
    ..In healthcare, a gap exists between what is known from research and what is practiced. Understanding this gap depends upon our ability to robustly measure research utilization...
  18. pmc Validation of the conceptual research utilization scale: an application of the standards for educational and psychological testing in healthcare
    Janet E Squires
    Clinical Epidemiology Program, Ottawa Hospital Research Institute, Ottawa, Ontario, Canada
    BMC Health Serv Res 11:107. 2011
    ..There is a lack of acceptable, reliable, and valid survey instruments to measure conceptual research utilization (CRU). In this study, we investigated the psychometric properties of a newly developed scale (the CRU Scale)...
  19. doi request reprint Understanding practice: factors that influence physician hand hygiene compliance
    Janet E Squires
    School of Nursing, Faculty of Health Sciences, University of Ottawa, Ottawa, Ontario, Canada
    Infect Control Hosp Epidemiol 35:1511-20. 2014
    ..To identify the behavioral determinants--both barriers and enablers--that may impact physician hand hygiene compliance...
  20. doi request reprint Understanding context in knowledge translation: a concept analysis study protocol
    Janet E Squires
    School of Nursing, Faculty of Health Sciences, University of Ottawa, Ontario, Canada Clinical Epidemiology Program, Ottawa Hospital Research Institute, Ontario, Canada
    J Adv Nurs 71:1146-55. 2015
    ..This will involve developing a clear definition of context by describing its features, domains and defining characteristics...
  21. pmc Reliability and Validity of the Alberta Context Tool (ACT) with Professional Nurses: Findings from a Multi-Study Analysis
    Janet E Squires
    School of Nursing, University of Ottawa, Ottawa, Ontario, Canada Ottawa Hospital Research Institute, Ottawa, Ontario, Canada
    PLoS ONE 10:e0127405. 2015
    ..This study provides robust evidence for reliability and validity of scores obtained with the Alberta Context Tool when administered to professional nurses...
  22. pmc The role of organizational context in moderating the effect of research use on pain outcomes in hospitalized children: a cross sectional study
    Janet Yamada
    Daphne Cockwell School of Nursing, Ryerson University, Ottawa, ON, Canada
    BMC Health Serv Res 17:68. 2017
    ..The objective of this study was to assess how organizational context moderates the effect of research use and pain outcomes in hospitalized children...
  23. pmc Knowledge translation of research findings
    Jeremy M Grimshaw
    Department of Medicine, Clinical Epidemiology Program, Ottawa Hospital Research Institute, University of Ottawa, 501 Smyth Road, Box 711, Ottawa, ON, K1H 8L6, Canada
    Implement Sci 7:50. 2012
    ..what should be transferred; to whom should research knowledge be transferred; by whom should research knowledge be transferred; how should research knowledge be transferred; and, with what effect should research knowledge be transferred?..
  24. pmc Managerial leadership for research use in nursing and allied health care professions: a narrative synthesis protocol
    Wendy A Gifford
    The University of Ottawa, 451 Smyth Road, K1H 8M5 Ottawa, ON, Canada
    Syst Rev 3:57. 2014
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  25. doi request reprint Systematic reviews of complex interventions: framing the review question
    Janet E Squires
    Clinical Epidemiology Program, Ottawa Hospital Research Institute, Centre for Practice Changing Research, 501 Smyth Road, Box 711, Ottawa, Ontario, Canada, K1H 8L6 School of Nursing, University of Ottawa, 451 Smyth Road, Ottawa, Ontario, Canada, K1H 8M5
    J Clin Epidemiol 66:1215-22. 2013
    ..We end by identifying areas in which future methodological research aimed at improving question formulation, especially as it relates to complex interventions, is needed. ..
  26. pmc Why (we think) facilitation works: insights from organizational learning theory
    Whitney Berta
    Institute of Health Policy, Management and Evaluation, Dalla Lana School of Public Health, University of Toronto, 155 College Street, 4th Floor, Toronto, Ontario, M5T 3M6, Canada
    Implement Sci 10:141. 2015
    ..The basis of this variation is poorly understood, and understanding is hampered by a lack of conceptual clarity...