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  • Translation and cultural validation of the Amsterdam Preoperative Anxiety and Information Scale into Hausa language 

    Dagona S, Archibong U and McClelland GT (2017) Translation and cultural validation of the Amsterdam Preoperative Anxiety and Information Scale into Hausa language. PEOPLE: International Journal of Social Sciences. Accepted for Publication.
  • Career progression of equality and diversity professionals in UK National Health Service organisations: a knowledge review 

    Archibong U, Harvey B, Baxter C et al (2015) Career progression of equality and diversity professionals in UK National Health Service organisations: a knowledge review. Journal of Psychological Issues in Organizational Culture. 5(4): 8-29.
    This paper presents a knowledge review on the career progression of Equality and Diversity professionals within the British National Health Service. Adopting a multidimensional methodological approach, the review involved ...
  • Guided reflection as an organisational learning and data collection tool in a gender equality change management programme 

    Archibong U, O'Mullane M, Kallayova D et al (2016) Guided reflection as an organisational learning and data collection tool in a gender equality change management programme. The International Journal of Organizational Diversity. 16(1): 19-34.
    This paper presents a guided reflection (GR) framework compiled and used specifically in a gender equality change management programme. The programme involves seven partners (one being an evaluation partner) from across ...
  • Why undertake a pilot in a qualitative PhD study? Lessons learned to promote success 

    Wray J, Archibong U and Walton S (2017) Why undertake a pilot in a qualitative PhD study? Lessons learned to promote success. Nurse Researcher. 24(3): 31-35.
    Background Pilot studies can play an important role in qualitative studies. Methodological and practical issues can be shaped and refined by undertaking pilots. Personal development and researchers’ competence are enhanced ...
  • Managers’ perspectives on promotion and professional development for black African nurses in the UK 

    Likupe G, Baxter C, Jogi M et al (2014) Managers’ perspectives on promotion and professional development for black African nurses in the UK. Diversity & Equality in Health and Care. 11: 113-123.
    An exploratory qualitative study design was adopted for this study and underpinned by Rex’s migrant workers framework (Rex, 1999). Semi-structured interviews were conducted with ten ward managers from four NHS trusts ...
  • A needs-led framework for understanding the impact of caring for a family member with dementia 

    Pini S, Ingleson E, Megson M et al (2017) A needs-led framework for understanding the impact of caring for a family member with dementia. Gerontologist. Accepted for publication.
    Approximately half the care for people with dementia is provided by families. It is therefore imperative that research informs ways of maintaining such care. In this study we propose that a needs-led approach can provide ...
  • Evaluation of a carers’ information programme culturally adapted for South Asian families 

    Parveen S, Blakey H and Oyebode JR (2017) Evaluation of a carers’ information programme culturally adapted for South Asian families. International Journal of Geriatric Psychiatry. Article in Press.
    Objectives: The Alzheimer's Society has culturally adapted an Information Programme for South Asian families (IPSAF) who support an individual living with dementia. The objectives of this evaluation were to establish whether ...
  • Asylum seekers and refugees: A cross European perspective 

    Balaam MC, Haith-Cooper M, Korfker D and Savona-Ventura C (2017) Asylum Seekers and Refugees; A Cross European Perspective. In: Thompson G and Schmied V (Eds) Psychosocial Resilience and Risk in the Perinatal Period: Implications and Guidance for Professionals. Routledge. Chapter 3, pp 28-43.
    In this chapter we explore issues of psychosocial resilience and risk related to asylum seeking and refugee women during the perinatal period, drawing on experiences from three diverse European countries; the United Kingdom ...
  • Effective Dementia Education and Training for the Health and Social Care Workforce: A Systematic Review of the Literature 

    Surr CA, Gates C, Irving D, Oyebode J, Smith SJ, Parveen S, Drury M and Dennison A (2017) Effective Dementia Education and Training for the Health and Social Care Workforce: A Systematic Review of the Literature. Review of Educational Research. Online before print. DOI: https://doi.org/10.3102/0034654317723305.
    Ensuring an informed and effective dementia workforce is of international concern; however, there remains limited understanding of how this can be achieved. This review aimed to identify features of effective dementia ...
  • Adopt a care home: an intergenerational initiative bringing children into care homes 

    Di Bona L, Kennedy S and Mountain G (2017) Adopt a care home: an intergenerational initiative bringing children into care homes. Dementia. Accepted for Publication.
    Dementia friendly communities, in which people living with dementia actively participate and those around them are educated about dementia, may improve the wellbeing of those living with dementia and reduce the associated ...
  • Enablers and challenges to occupational therapists’ research engagement: A qualitative study 

    Di Bona L, Wenborn J, Field B et al (2017) Enablers and challenges to occupational therapists’ research engagement: A qualitative study. British Journal of Occupational Therapy. Article in Press.
    Introduction: To develop occupational therapy’s evidence base and improve its clinical outcomes, occupational therapists must increase their research involvement. Barriers to research consumption and leadership are well ...
  • Citizen Carer: Carer’s Allowance and Conceptualisations of UK Citizenship 

    Singleton BE and Fry G (2015) Citizen Carer: Carer's Allowance and Conceptualisations of UK Citizenship. Journal of Social Policy. 44(3): 549-566.
    Carers make a considerable contribution to the health and social care of sick or disabled people, reducing the strain on health and social care systems. This has been recognised through support mechanisms, including (in ...
  • Maximising the Potential of Longitudinal Cohorts for Research in Neurodegenerative Diseases: A Community Perspective 

    Moody C, Mitchell D, Kiser G, Aarsland D, Berg D, Brayne C, Costa A, Ikram M.A., Mountain G, et al (2017) Potential of Longitudinal Cohorts for Research in Neurodegenerative Diseases: A Community Perspective. Frontiers. Accepted for publication Aug 2017.
    Despite a wealth of activity across the globe in the area of longitudinal population cohorts, surprisingly little information is available on the natural biomedical history of a number of age-related neurodegenerative ...
  • Role emerging placements in undergraduate occupational therapy training 

    Fitzgerald M (2017) Role emerging placements in undergraduate occupational therapy training. Internet Journal of Allied Health Sciences and Practice. Accepted for Publication.
    Purpose: Role emerging placements in occupational therapy training are contributing to professional and workforce development because of their strong occupational focus and placement of students in emerging practice. This ...
  • All in it together? Community food aid in multi-ethnic context 

    Power M, Doherty B, Small N et al (2017) All in it together? Community food aid in multiethnic context. Journal of Social Policy. 46(3): 447-471.
    This paper derives from a study of community food aid in a multi-ethnic, multi-faith city in the North of England. The paper begins to make sense of the diversity of types of food insecurity assistance, examines the potential ...
  • Exploring the potential for secondary uses of Dementia Care Mapping (DCM) data for improving the quality of dementia care 

    Khalid S, Surr C, Neagu D et al (2017) Exploring the potential for secondary uses of Dementia Care Mapping (DCM) data for improving the quality of dementia care. Dementia. Article in Press.
    The reuse of existing datasets to identify mechanisms for improving healthcare quality has been widely encouraged. There has been limited application within dementia care. Dementia Care Mapping (DCM) is an observational ...
  • Pierre Bourdieu 

    Small N (2017) Pierre Bourdieu. In: Thompson N and Cox GR (Eds.) Handbook of the sociology of death, grief and bereavement. London: Routledge.
  • Optimising diagnostics through imaging informatics: Costs and opportunities 

    Culpan G and McIntosh B (2017) Optimising diagnostics through imaging informatics: Costs and opportunities. British Journal of Healthcare Management. 23(4): 146-149.
    Increasing diagnostic capacity is a national priority to expedite the timeliness and appropriateness of patient treatment interventions. Imaging—encompassing a range of technologies including X-ray, CT, MRI, nuclear medicine ...
  • Define, Inform, Dictate and Deliver 

    Hardy M and McIntosh B (2017) Define, Inform, Dictate and Deliver [comment]. British Journal of Healthcare Management. 23(3): 94-95.
    In October 2014, Simon Stevens, the chief executive of NHS England, committed the service to plugging £22 billion of the expected £30 billion gap in its finances by 2020 through productivity gains of 2–3% a year by 2020. ...
  • Brexit: the consequences and impact on the health sector 

    McIntosh B and West S (2017) Brexit: the consequences and impact on the health sector. British journal of healthcare management. 23(4) 154-157.
    Even prior to the conclusion of the European Union (EU) referendum (Brexit), the NHS was showing tremendous signs of strain. Immediately after the outcome was announced, promises of major re-investment of funds saved from ...

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