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Reflexivity: promoting rigour in qualitative research.
This article illustrates how the concept of reflexivity has matured in conjunction with developments in qualitative research, and makes the case for inclusion of a reflexive account to increase theExpand
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Effective communication with people who have dementia.
  • D. Jootun, G. McGhee
  • Medicine
  • Nursing standard (Royal College of Nursing (Great…
  • 23 February 2011
This article explores the skills needed for effective communication with people who have dementia. It describes the factors that influence the communication process and the effect this may have onExpand
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Creating a research culture in a nursing school.
  • D. Jootun, G. McGhee
  • Medicine
  • Nursing standard (Royal College of Nursing (Great…
  • 1 October 2003
BACKGROUND Research in nursing schools still falls behind that in other disciplines. Schools need to develop a good research culture, in which those undertaking and supervising research are supportedExpand
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Examining how well students use correct handling procedures.
AIM To explore the extent to which undergraduates apply taught principles when performing handling and moving activities during practice placements and the factors that influence their application.Expand
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Enabling students to develop confidence in basic clinical skills.
An increase in the number of nursing students is making it difficult to guarantee those on the common foundation programme the opportunity to practise basic nursing skills. In order to address thisExpand
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  • Open Access
Reflection in Nurse Education
Reflection has become an invaluable tool for nursing students to learn from Practice. This article presents some of the definitions of the concept of reflection and provides some of the reasons as toExpand
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Reflexivity:promoting rigour in qualitative research.
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Moving and Handling of Patients with Dementia
Moving and handling is an important aspect of caring for patients with dementia. This can be a serious risk to health care staff, and requires careful risk assessment and planning before execution toExpand
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Hospital staff all proved to be.
  • D. Jootun
  • Medicine
  • Nursing standard (Royal College of Nursing (Great…
  • 29 February 2012
Nursing has been getting such a bad press of late that I was anxious when my son was admitted to Hairmyres Hospital in East Kilbride with appendicitis.