Helen Walthall
Oxford Brookes University
Internal medicineDistressPsychologyNursingHealth careCardiologyRetrospective cohort studyRandomized controlled trialIntensive care medicineQualitative researchArteryHeart failureDiseaseMEDLINEEmergency departmentEnd-of-life careCINAHLCoronary heart diseaseMedical educationFamily medicineNursing researchMedicineThematic analysis
33Publications
9H-index
180Citations
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#1John Curtin (Oxford Brookes University)
#2Helen Walthall (Oxford Brookes University)H-Index: 9
Last. Eila Watson (Oxford Brookes University)H-Index: 32
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Background Many people are living for longer with advanced cancer because of improvements in cancer treatments. Fatigue is the most prevalent and burdensome symptom in this cohort of patients. Thus, many could benefit from any improvements in the management of fatigue. This research explored how fatigue was talked about in advanced cancer care, how oncologists approached it and how patients dealt with it. Methods A mixed methods design combining video-recordings, questionnaires and interviews wa...
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#1Kay Joanne McCallum (Oxford Brookes University)H-Index: 1
#2Helen Walthall (University of Oxford)H-Index: 9
Last. Debra Jackson (USYD: University of Sydney)H-Index: 87
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#1Catherine Henshall (Oxford Brookes University)H-Index: 8
#2Olga Kozlowska (Oxford Brookes University)H-Index: 3
Last. Paul Carding (Oxford Brookes University)H-Index: 34
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Aims and objectives To review interventions and strategies designed to progress UK clinical academic career pathways in nursing and identify barriers and facilitators to aid wider implementation. Background For over a decade, the UK political agenda has promoted the entry of nurses into clinical academic roles. Partnerships between the National Health Service and academia are known to increase nursing recruitment, retention and quality of care. However, there remains a lack of nurses working in ...
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#1Catherine Henshall (Oxford Brookes University)H-Index: 8
#2Zoe Davey (Oxford Brookes University)H-Index: 2
Last. Najib M. Rahman (University of Oxford)H-Index: 46
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Objectives The study aim was to explore experiences of patients with pleural mesothelioma of follow-up care in three National Health Service (NHS) Trusts to develop recommendations for practice. Design The study design was qualitative and comprised three interlinked phases: a documentary analysis, interviews and consultation meetings. Altheide and Johnson’s Analytic Realism theoretical framework guided the thematic data analysis process. Setting The study was conducted in three NHS Trusts in Sou...
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#1Catherine HenshallH-Index: 8
#2Zoe DaveyH-Index: 13
Last. Najib M. RahmanH-Index: 46
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#1Kay Joanne McCallum (UTS: University of Technology, Sydney)H-Index: 1
#1Kay Joanne McCallum (UTS: University of Technology, Sydney)
Last. Helen Aveyard (Oxford Brookes University)H-Index: 14
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BACKGROUND Nursing research is usually carried out by registered nurses with some experience of practice. However, nurses may find that the role of the nurse researcher is very different from that of the practising clinical nurse and has its own challenges. AIM To explore the differences between the two roles and offer some guidance to nurses carrying out qualitative research, particularly research into sensitive topics. DISCUSSION Nurses need to be aware of various issues that could affect thei...
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#1Helen Walthall (Oxford Brookes University)H-Index: 9
#2Christie Roberts (Oxford Brookes University)
Last. Sue Schutz (Oxford Brookes University)H-Index: 4
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Background: Heart failure is highly prevalent with poor outcomes, yet only a small proportion of patients receive specialist palliative care services. Aim: To explore if a programme focusing on sup...
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#1Samuel Bond (Oxford Brookes University)H-Index: 1
#2Clair Merriman (Oxford Brookes University)H-Index: 6
Last. Helen Walthall (Oxford Brookes University)H-Index: 9
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Abstract PURPOSE In recent years there has been an increase in international nurses and midwives (trained outside of the European Economic Area) recruited to work in the UK. The aim of this review was to synthesise the most recent qualitative research exploring the experiences of international nurses and midwives as they transition and adapt to living and working in the UK. FINDINGS A systematic literature search using the databases psycINFO, CINAHL, MEDline, Web of Science, as well as Google Sc...
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#2Debra Jackson (UTS: University of Technology, Sydney)H-Index: 87
Last. Helen Aveyard (Oxford Brookes University)H-Index: 14
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BACKGROUND: Memory, as a concept, is rarely discussed or described in qualitative research. However, memories are central to the stories people tell about their experiences of health and illness, which are often the focus of nursing enquiry. Memories also have the potential to be sensitive or traumatic. AIM: To consider the implications of memory for qualitative research by exploring the following issues: What is memory? What are the implications for using it in research? How can research partic...
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#2Debra JacksonH-Index: 87
Last. Helen AveyardH-Index: 14
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