Affiliation: University of Sheffield
- Developing advanced clinical skills in the management of breathlessness: evaluation of an educational interventionKatherine Froggatt
Palliative and End of Life Research Group, School of Nursing and Midwifery, University of Sheffield, Batrolomé House, Winter Street, Sheffield S3 7ND, UK
Eur J Oncol Nurs 9:269-79. 2005..Attendance on the course also impacted upon the care of people who were breathless, improving their ability to self-manage their condition. Recommendations for future educational developments of this type are provided...
- A survey of end-of-life care in care homes: issues of definition and practiceKatherine Froggatt
Palliative and End of Life Care Research Group, School of Nursing and Midwifery, University of Sheffield, UK
Health Soc Care Community 14:341-8. 2006..A longer-term perspective is offered here that encompasses the whole period of a person's residence in a care home...
- "A small cog in a large wheel": an exploratory study into the experiences of porters, ward clerks and domestics working in an English Cancer CentreHazel Mack
Palliative Care Team, North London Hospice, 47 Woodside Avenue, N12 8TF, London, UK
Eur J Oncol Nurs 7:153-61; discussion 162-3. 2003..There are implications for nurses and other health-care staff working in oncology alongside these ancillary staff in terms of valuing and supporting them in the work that they do...
- Developing end-of-life care for older people in care homesKatherine Froggatt
Int J Palliat Nurs 11:560. 2005
- The development of palliative care knowledge in care homes for older people: the place of action researchJo Hockley
School of Community Health Sciences, University of Edinburgh, UK
Palliat Med 20:835-43. 2006..Finally, the challenges of such, utilising an action research approach and its strengths, are discussed...
- Loss of weight and loss of appetite in advanced cancer: a problem for the patient, the carer, or the health professional?Karen Poole
Macmillan Practice Development Unit, Centre for Cancer and Palliative Care Studies, Institute of Cancer Research, London, UK
Palliat Med 16:499-506. 2002..Such exploratory work is mandatory if health professionals wish to move beyond speculation and deliver interventions that provide meaningful benefits for the cancer patient and their family...
- Dying in late old age: the final frontier?Sheila Payne
Int J Palliat Nurs 12:200. 2006
- Explanatory models of dementia: links to end-of-life careMurna Downs
Dementia Studies, Bradfor Dementia Group
Int J Palliat Nurs 12:209-13. 2006....