Cindy Whitton

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BACKGROUND Much of the care for children and young people with life-limiting conditions is now delivered in the home and new services have developed to support families in this setting. It is essential to monitor and evaluate whether these services are meeting the needs of families. AIMS To evaluate a new rural community palliative care service for(More)
1. Depression is the most common functional mental disorder affecting older people. 2. Depression is closely linked with physical illness and altered presentation can make diagnosis difficult. 3. Thorough holistic assessment and good communication skills are of utmost importance. 4. Nurses can improve the mental health of patients with therapeutic attitudes(More)
INTRODUCTION Previous studies have focused on the evaluation of Internet-based continuing professional development (CPD), but few have focused on the clinical area of asthma. Our purpose was to examine the evaluation outcomes related to knowledge and satisfaction that resulted from the provision of an Internet-based CPD program focusing on this clinical(More)
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