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Face to face

01 September 2009

Nursing Older People

Careers

Debbie Tolson, head of research at Glasgow Caledonian University (GCU) School of Nursing, Midwifery and Community Health, graduated in nursing studies in 1983. In...

Open AccessTransforming advanced dementia: the Palliare Best Practice Statement, an interprofessional learning framework and tool for improvement

30 September 2020

Nursing Standard

Feature

Dementia is an umbrella term, used to describe progressive, terminal illnesses such as Alzheimer’s disease that disrupt brain health. As the condition progresses...

Research, ethics and the data protection legislation

02 February 2000

Nursing Standard

Art & Science

As nursing research becomes more common, so does the issue of whether or not patients should be involved and, if so, to what extent. This article examines how the...

Introduction to living with advanced dementia series

01 April 2020

Nursing Older People

living with advanced dementia series

This is the introductory article in a six-part series in Nursing Older People exploring the nursing care of people living with advanced dementia. It discusses the...

Parkinson’s disease: the effects on womanhood

08 July 2003

Nursing Standard

Art & Science

Aim To understand how women with Parkinson’s disease (PD) experience and cope with menstruation, associated gynaecological problems and adjustments to womanhood....

Role development in acute nursing in Scotland

09 January 2002

Nursing Standard

Art & Science

Aim This research was designed to evaluate innovative roles underpinning successful nurse-led services in nursing and midwifery in Scotland. Method A dual...

Changing needs in advanced dementia

20 May 2020

Nursing Older People

living with advanced dementia series: 1

This is the first article in a six-part series in Nursing Older People exploring the nursing care of people living with advanced dementia. This article discusses the...

Improving nursing home practice: an international concern

01 November 2011

Nursing Older People

Care

The International Association of Gerontology and Geriatrics, in association with the World Health Organization, set up a task force in response to the urgent need to...

Implementing a best practice statement in nutrition for frail older people: part 2

01 March 2005

Nursing Older People

Care

The demonstration site for the best practice statement in nutrition for physically frail older people was a 40-bed community hospital that provides care for older...

Implementing a best practice statement in nutrition for frail older people: part 1

01 February 2005

Nursing Older People

Care

Innovation and developments in practice can be traced throughout the history of gerontological nursing, despite the challenges arising from its legacy of...