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Dementia and Caregiving in South Asian Communities in the UK
(Jessica Kingsley Publishers, 2015)
This chapter explores experiences of caring for a family member with dementia for those from South Asian communities living in the United Kingdom (UK). The barriers and challenges faced by South Asian carers of a family ...
Patients' experiences of an initial consultation in oncology: Knowing and not Knowing.
Objectives The aim of this paper was to explore how patients experience an initial oncology consultation. This study was part of a larger mixed methods research project designed to address the issue of improving ...
(Oxford University Press, 2015)
(Nursing Standard, 2015-04-29)
Grounded theory is a popular research approach in health care and the social sciences. This article provides a description of grounded theory methodology and its key components, using examples from published studies to ...
Do surgical care bundles reducethe risk of surgical site infectionsin patients undergoing colorectalsurgery? A systematic review andcohort meta-analysis of 8,515 patients
BACKGROUND: Care bundles are a strategy that can be used to reduce the risk of surgical site infection (SSI), but individual studies of care bundles report conflicting outcomes. This study assesses the effectiveness of ...
Identification and Referral to Improve Safety (IRIS) programme: Service Evaluation (NHS Mansfield and Ashfield Clinical Commissioning Group (CCG))
Executive summary: Domestic violence and abuse (DVA) is recognised as a significant global public health issue (World Health Organisation (WHO) 2013). DVA is a serious, multifaceted societal issue with profound health and ...
Palliative sedation: Improvement of guidelines necessary, but not sufficient: A reply
Reply to article: Schildmann, E., Bausewein, C. and Schildmann, J. (2015). Palliative sedation: Improvement of guidelines necessary, but not sufficient. Palliative Medicine, 29(5), pp.479-480. https://doi.org/10.11 ...
Dementia education in higher education institutions
Chronic kidney disease in Nigeria: an evaluation of the spatial accessibility to healthcare for diagnosed cases in Edo State
Chronic kidney disease (CKD) is a growing problem in Nigeria, presenting challenges to the nation’s health and economy. This study evaluates the accessibility to healthcare in Edo State of CKD patients diagnosed between ...