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Discipline-specific inquiry: Exploring the hermeneutics of theory-guided nursing Research
(Nursing Outlook, 1994)
Intersectionality is a core theory and practice for both activists and academics interested in social justice. From its roots articulating the unique experience that black women faced in comparison to the mono identity ...
Psychological correlates of fatigue: Examining depression, perfectionism, and automatic negative thoughts
This study investigated whether depression, perfectionism or automatic negative thoughts would correlate with the symptomatology of fatigue in a non-clinical population. A structural model was developed to determine if ...
Preemptive analgesia. Clinical evidence of neuroplasticity contributing to postoperative pain.
(Lippincott, Williams & Wilkins, 1992-09)
Recent evidence suggests that surgical incision and other noxious perioperative events may induce prolonged changes in central neural function that later contribute to postoperative pain. The present study tested the ...
The Use of Air in the Inspired Gas Mixture During Two-Lung Ventilation Delays Lung Collapse During One-Lung Ventilation
(Lippincott, Williams and Wilkins, 2009)
BACKGROUND: Collapse of the ipsilateral lung facilitates surgical exposure during thoracic procedures. The use of different gas mixtures during two-lung ventilation (2LV) may improve or impede surgical conditions during ...
Pain, opioid tolerance and sensitisation to nociception in the neonate
Pain is commonplace in newborn infants. Opioid analgesics have become increasingly used to reduce different types of pain in neonates, including pain from surgery, medical procedures and chronic conditions. Adverse effects ...
Multimodal analgesia before thoracic surgery does not reduce postoperative pain
(Oxford University Press, 1994)
Several reports have suggested that preoperative nociceptive block may reduce postoperative pain, analgesic requirements, or both, beyond the anticipated duration of action of the analgesic agents. We have investigated, ...
Cold intolerance after brachial plexus nerve injury
Background. The purpose of this study was to evaluate cold intolerance symptoms in patients with brachial plexus nerve injury. We hypothesized that higher levels of cold intolerance would be associated with more pain, ...
Increasing Access to Cardiac Rehabilitation
(Lippincott, Williams & Wilkins, 2004-03)
The primary objective of the current study was to compare CR participation after automatic electronic referral to a site nearest home with usual referral. The secondary objective was to examine differences in CR participation ...
Depression in youth with autism spectrum disorders: The role of ASD vulnerabilities and family-environmental stressors
(Taylor & Francis Group, 17/03/2015)
Individuals with Autism Spectrum Disorders (ASD) are at an increased risk of mental health problems, with depression being one of the most common presenting issues. The current study used a diathesis-stress model to ...