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  • Carer support: time for a rethink? 

    Kennedy, Catriona (Mark Allen Healthcare https://doi.org/10.12968/bjcn.2019.24.3.101, 2019-03-02)
    KENNEDY, C. 2019. Carer support: time for a rethink? British journal of community nursing [online], 24(3), page 101. Available from: https://doi.org/10.12968/bjcn.2019.24.3.101
    In this editorial the author points out that, according to a Carers UK 2019 report, three in five people in the UK will be carers at some point in their lives. The Carers (Scotland) Act (2016) will set out in policy the ...
  • Effective communication with people with learning disabilities with epilepsy and their carers. 

    Ninnoni, Jerry Paul K. (Robert Gordon University School of Nursing and Midwifery, 2011-03)
    People with learning disabilities constitute about 2% of the general population. Epilepsy is more prevalent among people with learning disabilities compared with the general population. Effective communication is central ...
  • The experiences of older adults with a diagnosed functional mental illness, and their carers' / families' and healthcare professionals' experiences in relation to mental health service delivery. [Protocol]. 

    Wells, Julia; Kennedy, Catriona; Bain, Heather; Lee, Siew Hwa (PROSPERO http://www.crd.york.ac.uk/PROSPERO/display_record.php?ID=CRD42017080576, 2017-11-17)
    WELLS, J., KENNEDY, C., BAIN, H. and LEE, S.H. 2017. The experiences of older adults with a diagnosed functional mental illness, and their carers' / families' and healthcare professionals' experiences in relation to mental health service delivery. Protocol. PROSPERO [online], CRD42017080576. Available from http://www.crd.york.ac.uk/PROSPERO/display_record.asp?ID=CRD42017080576
    The aim of this review is to synthesise the evidence related to the experiences of older adults with a diagnosed functional mental illness, their carers' / families' and professionals' experiences in relation to mental ...
  • The experiences of support persons of people newly diagnosed with multiple sclerosis: an interpretative phenomenological study. 

    Strickland, Karen; Worth, Allison; Kennedy, Catriona (Wiley https://doi.org/10.1111/jan.12758, 2015-09-04)
    STRICKLAND, K., WORTH, A. and KENNEDY, C. 2015. The experiences of support persons of people newly diagnosed with multiple sclerosis: an interpretative phenomenological study. Journal of advanced nursing [online], 71(12), pages 2811-2821. Available from: https://doi.org/10.1111/jan.12758
    Aim:This study explores the experience of the diagnosis of Multiple Sclerosis for the support person and identifies the impact on their lives. Background: At the time of diagnosis, the support person may not be readily ...