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Patients' perspectives on the educational preparation of cardiac nurses (2014)
Journal Article
Thompson, D. R., Albarran, J. W., Albarran, J., Jones, I., Lockyer, L., Manns, S., …Thompson, D. (2014). Patients' perspectives on the educational preparation of cardiac nurses. European Journal of Cardiovascular Nursing, 13(5), 451-458. https://doi.org/10.1177/1474515113507166

© The European Society of Cardiology 2013. Background: Over the last two decades the UK health service has endeavoured to place patient and public involvement at the heart of its modernisation agenda. Despite these aspirations the role of patients in... Read More about Patients' perspectives on the educational preparation of cardiac nurses.

Pre-hospital thrombolysis for acute ST segment elevation myocardial infarction: A survey of paramedics' perceptions of their role (2009)
Journal Article
Albarran, J. W., Quinn, T., Albarran, J., Cox, H., & Lockyer, L. (2009). Pre-hospital thrombolysis for acute ST segment elevation myocardial infarction: A survey of paramedics' perceptions of their role. Acute Cardiac Care, 11(1), 52-58. https://doi.org/10.1080/17482940802674091

Background: The effectiveness of pre-hospital thrombolysis (PHT) in reducing mortality following ST segment elevation myocardial infarction (STEMI) is well established. In England, PHT is provided to around 17% of STEMI patients, and responsibility f... Read More about Pre-hospital thrombolysis for acute ST segment elevation myocardial infarction: A survey of paramedics' perceptions of their role.

A comparison of emergency nurses, emergency nurse practitioners and emergency care practitioners use of heuristics in their clinical reasoning and decision making ability to manage/triage patients presenting with chest pain correctly (2008)
Presentation / Conference
Gray, A., Quinn, T., Cox, H., Albarran, J., Lockyer, L., Hoskins, R., & Moyle, S. (2008, June). A comparison of emergency nurses, emergency nurse practitioners and emergency care practitioners use of heuristics in their clinical reasoning and decision making ability to manage/triage patients presenting with chest pain correctly. Poster presented at British Cardiovascular Society Annual Scientific Conference

The experiences of trained nurses caring for critically ill patients within a general ward setting (2006)
Journal Article
Hunt, J., Cox, H., & James, J. (2006). The experiences of trained nurses caring for critically ill patients within a general ward setting. Intensive and Critical Care Nursing, 22(5), 283-293. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.iccn.2006.02.003

Background: The concept that critical care is a service rather than a location has been increasingly highlighted. However, there is limited information regarding nurses' perceptions of caring for critically ill patients outside of high dependency are... Read More about The experiences of trained nurses caring for critically ill patients within a general ward setting.

Paramedics' perceptions of their role in providing pre-hospital thrombolytic treatment: Qualitative study (2006)
Journal Article
Shears, K., Albarran, J. W., Cox, H., Albarran, J., Quinn, T., & Shears, K. (2006). Paramedics' perceptions of their role in providing pre-hospital thrombolytic treatment: Qualitative study. Accident and Emergency Nursing, 14(4), 237-244. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.aaen.2006.08.002

Background: The majority of ambulance services in England provide pre-hospital thrombolysis, following publication of the National Service Framework for Coronary Heart Disease. A meta-analysis has confirmed the effectiveness of pre-hospital administr... Read More about Paramedics' perceptions of their role in providing pre-hospital thrombolytic treatment: Qualitative study.