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  • The development and evaluation of a self-care intervention for informal caregivers of relatives with bipolar disorder. 

    Boag, Lee Steven (Robert Gordon University Faculty of Health and Social Care. School of Nursing and Midwifery., 2016-03)
    BOAG, L.S. 2016. The development and evaluation of a self-care intervention for informal caregivers of relatives with bipolar disorder. Robert Gordon University, PhD thesis.
    Background: Informal caregivers provide unpaid support to a family member, which has been shown to more positively affect their relatives’ health outcomes than equivalent paid caregivers. The provision of this support, ...
  • Emotional support in palliative care nursing: a concept analysis. 

    Watson, Flora C. T. (The Robert Gordon University School of Nursing and Midwifery, 2010-10)
    This thesis reports a study that aimed to examine the use of the term emotional support within palliative care nursing. The term „emotional support‟ appears frequently in the nursing literature, however, there is no clear ...
  • Nurses' and healthcare support workers' experiences of enhanced observations and impact on their health and wellbeing. 

    Addo, Mary; Stephen, Audrey I.; Gibb, Jenny (Robert Gordon University, 2015-12-10)
    ADDO, M., STEPHEN, A.I. and GIBB, J. 2015. Nurses' and healthcare support workers' experiences of enhanced observations and impact on their health and wellbeing. Presented at Scottish NHS Quality Event, 10 December 2015, Royal Cornhill Hospital, Aberdeen, UK. Aberdeen: RGU.
    What are the perspectives of nurses and health care support workers regarding their participation in enhanced observation practices in acute mental health care settings?