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Exploring primary care responses to domestic violence and abuse (DVA): operationalisation of a national initiative (2019)
Journal Article
McGarry, J., Hussain, B., & Watts, K. (2019). Exploring primary care responses to domestic violence and abuse (DVA): operationalisation of a national initiative. Journal of Adult Protection, 21(2), 144-154. doi:10.1108/JAP-10-2018-0025

Purpose: In the UK, the Referral to Improve Safety (IRIS) initiative has been developed for use within primary care to support women survivors of domestic violence and abuse (DVA). However, while evaluated nationally, less is known regarding impact o... Read More

Factors influencing adherence to home-based strength and balance exercises among older adults with mild cognitive impairment and early dementia: Promoting Activity, Independence and Stability in Early Dementia (PrAISED) (2019)
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Hancox, J. E., Van Der Wardt, V., Pollock, K., Booth, V., Vedhara, K., & Harwood, R. H. (in press). Factors influencing adherence to home-based strength and balance exercises among older adults with mild cognitive impairment and early dementia: Promoting Activity, Independence and Stability in Early Dementia (PrAISED). PLoS ONE,

The experiences of spirituality among adults with mental health difficulties: a qualitative systematic review: experiences of spirituality and mental health: MISTIC study (2019)
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Milner, K., Crawford, P., Edgley, A., Hare-Duke, L., & Slade, M. (2019). The experiences of spirituality among adults with mental health difficulties: a qualitative systematic review: experiences of spirituality and mental health: MISTIC study. Epidemiology and Psychiatric Sciences, doi:10.1017/S2045796019000234

Aims Despite an increasing awareness of the importance of spirituality in mental health contexts, a ‘religiosity gap’ exists in the difference in value placed on spirituality and religion by professionals compared with service users. This may be du... Read More

COgnitve Management PAthways in Stroke Services (COMPASS): A qualitative investigation of key issues in relation to community stroke teams undertaking cognitive assessments Identifying cognitive problems in community stroke teams (2019)
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Ablewhite, J., Geraghty, J., das Nair, R., Lincoln, N., & Drummond, A. (2019). COgnitve Management PAthways in Stroke Services (COMPASS): A qualitative investigation of key issues in relation to community stroke teams undertaking cognitive assessments Identifying cognitive problems in community stroke teams. British Journal of Occupational Therapy, doi:10.1177/0308022619841320

Introduction Cognitive problems are common after stroke and their identification and management is important for survivors, carers and clinicians. However, the appropriateness of the screening methods and ways in which results inform community clini... Read More

Factor and reliability analysis of a brief scale to measure motivation to change lifestyle for dementia risk reduction in the UK: the MOCHAD-10 (2019)
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Oliveira, D., Aubeeluck, A., Stupple, E., Kim, S., & Orrell, M. (2019). Factor and reliability analysis of a brief scale to measure motivation to change lifestyle for dementia risk reduction in the UK: the MOCHAD-10. Health and Quality of Life Outcomes, 17, doi:10.1186/s12955-019-1143-8

Background: Modifying lifestyle risk factors for dementia is a public health priority. Motivation for change is integral to the modification of health risk behaviours. This study investigates the psychometric properties of the previously validated to... Read More

Mental health recovery narratives and their impact on recipients: systematic review and narrative synthesis (2019)
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Rennick-Egglestone, S., Morgan, K., Llewellyn-Beardsley, J., Ramsay, A., Mcgranahan, R., Gillard, S., …Slade, M. (2019). Mental health recovery narratives and their impact on recipients: systematic review and narrative synthesis. Canadian Journal of Psychiatry / Revue Canadienene de Psychiatrie, doi:10.1177/0706743719846108

Objective. Mental health recovery narratives are often shared in peer support work and anti-stigma campaigns. Internet technology provides access to an almost unlimited number of narratives, and yet little is known about how they impact on recipients... Read More

Characteristics of mental health recovery narratives: systematic review and narrative synthesis (2019)
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Llewellyn-Beardsley, J., Rennick-Egglestone, S., Callard, F., Crawford, P., Farkas, M., Hui, A., …Slade, M. (2019). Characteristics of mental health recovery narratives: systematic review and narrative synthesis. PLoS ONE, 14(3), doi:10.1371/journal.pone.0214678

Background Narratives of recovery from mental health distress have played a central role in the establishment of the recovery paradigm within mental health policy and practice. As use of recovery narratives increases within services, it is critica... Read More

A study using visual art methods to explore the perceptions and barriers of self-management in children and adolescents with Lymphoedema (2019)
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Moffatt, C., Aubeeluck, A., Stasi, E., Mestre, S., Rowan, S., Murray, S., & Quere, I. (2019). A study using visual art methods to explore the perceptions and barriers of self-management in children and adolescents with Lymphoedema. Lymphatic Research and Biology, 17(2), 231-244. doi:10.1089/lrb.2018.0075

Background: The aims of this study were to explore, using visual art methodology, how children and adolescents perceive their lymphedema and conceptualize the barriers and enablers in self-management and to explore the role of an educational camp in... Read More

LIMPRINT: A sociological perspective on " Chronic Oedema " (2019)
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Nairn, S., Dring, E., Aubeeluck, A., Quere, I., & Moffatt, C. (2019). LIMPRINT: A sociological perspective on " Chronic Oedema ". Lymphatic Research and Biology, 17(2), 168-172. doi:10.1089/lrb.2018.0082

Background: Chronic edema is a condition that is biologically complex, distressing for patients and sociopolitically weak. Like many other complex and chronic conditions, it has a low status within health care. The result is that it has a low priorit... Read More

Staff perception of obstacles and facilitators when providing end of life care in critical care units of two teaching hospitals: A survey design (2019)
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Almansour, I., Seymour, J., & Aubeeluck, A. (2019). Staff perception of obstacles and facilitators when providing end of life care in critical care units of two teaching hospitals: A survey design. Intensive and Critical Care Nursing, doi:10.1016/j.iccn.2019.04.003

Objective: To determine perceptions of Jordanian critical care staff about obstacles and facilitators to end-of-life care. Research methodology: The ‘‘National Survey of Critical Care Nurses’ Perceptions of End-of-Life Care” wasadapted and distribut... Read More

A study to explore the professional conceptualization and challenges of self-management in children and adolescents with Lymphoedema (2019)
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Moffatt, C., Aubeeluck, A., Stasi, E., Macsweeney, M., Mourgues, F., Pourquier, H., …Quere, I. (2019). A study to explore the professional conceptualization and challenges of self-management in children and adolescents with Lymphoedema. Lymphatic Research and Biology, 17(2), 221-230. doi:10.1089/lrb.2018.0076

Background: The aim of this study was to explore the professional experience of caring for children and adolescents with lymphedema and to explore the way in which they understand and implement self-management strategies and the influence of their ow... Read More

Clinical and ethical challenges in undertaking LIMPRINT in vulnerable populations (2019)
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Moffatt, C., Sykorova, M., Aubeeluck, A., Franks, P., Pankhurst, S., Bussey, R., …Gordon, S. (2019). Clinical and ethical challenges in undertaking LIMPRINT in vulnerable populations. Lymphatic Research and Biology, 17(2), 155-162. doi:10.1089/lrb.2018.0083

Background and Study Objective: To estimate the prevalence of chronic edema (CO) and wounds within two vulnerable populations, a male high security prison in the East Midlands (United Kingdom) and residential and nursing homes in the United Kingdom a... Read More

A study to explore the parental impact and challenges of self-management in children and adolescents suffering with Lymphoedema (2019)
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Moffatt, C., Aubeeluck, A., Stasi, E., Batoletti, R., Aussenac, C., & Roccatello, D. (2019). A study to explore the parental impact and challenges of self-management in children and adolescents suffering with Lymphoedema. Lymphatic Research and Biology, 17(2), 245-252. doi:10.1089/lrb.2018.0077

Background: Limited research has shown the impact lymphedema has on children and families. The aim of this study was to explore the parental experience of caring for a child or adolescent with lymphedema and the daily challenges of self-management an... Read More

Clinical and cost effectiveness of memory rehabilitation following traumatic brain injury: a pragmatic cluster randomized controlled trial (2019)
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das Nair, R., Bradshaw, L. E., Day, F. E., Drummond, A., Harris, S. R., Fitzsimmons, D., …Lincoln, N. B. (2019). Clinical and cost effectiveness of memory rehabilitation following traumatic brain injury: a pragmatic cluster randomized controlled trial. Clinical Rehabilitation, doi:10.1177/0269215519840069

Objective: To evaluate the clinical and cost effectiveness of a group-based memory rehabilitation programme for people with traumatic brain injury. Design: Multicentre, pragmatic, observer-blinded, randomized controlled trial in England. Sett... Read More

Concerns, coping and the electronic holistic needs assessment: experiences of UK breast cancer survivors (2019)
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Briggs, L., Cooper, J., Cox, K., & Blake, H. (2019). Concerns, coping and the electronic holistic needs assessment: experiences of UK breast cancer survivors. Journal of Research in Nursing, doi:10.1177/1744987119829801

Background: Physical and psychological concerns associated with a breast cancer diagnosis continue long after treatment. Macmillan Cancer Support developed an electronic Holistic Needs Assessment (eHNA) to help identify these concerns and allow a hea... Read More

Physical activity engagement strategies in people with dementia – a focus group study (2019)
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Harwood, R. H., van der Wardt, V., Hancox, J., Pollock, K., Logan, P., Vedhara, K., & Harwood, R. (2019). Physical activity engagement strategies in people with dementia – a focus group study. Aging and Mental Health, 1-8. doi:10.1080/13607863.2019.1590308

Objective: This focus group study aimed to explore how to motivate people with mild cognitive impairment (MCI) or dementia and their carers to engage in exercise and physical activity. Methods: Four focus groups were conducted with six people with... Read More

Using Peer Support in Developing Empowering Mental Health Services (UPSIDES): Background, Rationale and Methodology (2019)
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Puschner, B., Repper, J., Mahlke, C., Nixdorf, R., Basangwa, D., Nakku, J., …Slade, M. (2019). Using Peer Support in Developing Empowering Mental Health Services (UPSIDES): Background, Rationale and Methodology. Annals of Global Health, 85(1), 1-10. doi:10.5334/aogh.2435

Background: Peers are people with lived experience of mental illness. Peer support is an established intervention in which peers offer support to others with mental illness. A large proportion of people living with severe mental illness receive no ca... Read More