Ambre Doherty

Learn More
This paper describes the needs assessment phase of a mental health promotion programme for rural communities in Ireland. As part of a larger study encompassing four rural communities, a cross-sectional study of the mental health beliefs and perceptions of 1014 people was carried out. Employing a combination of interviewer-administered questionnaire and the(More)
We report on the psychosocial and substance use profiles of the 55 "Area Boys and Girls" (ABG) admitted to a Rehabilitation Camp in Lagos between March and May 1993 under the main auspices of the People's Bank of Nigeria. The majority were males (73%); young adults (mean age/SD: 30.6/6.3); unemployed (73%); not married (80%); of low educational standing(More)
57 Background: In July 2014, following judicial review, the Liverpool Care Pathway for Dying Patients was withdrawn from the UK. An individualised approach to care for dying patients was advised, laid out in "One chance to get it right". To support this, a symptom observation chart was developed at BSUH, a UK teaching hospital with cancer centre. At the(More)
  • 1