Jane Brocksom
Leeds Teaching Hospitals NHS Trust
Publications 6
#1Geoffrey PunshonH-Index: 3
#2Ruth EndacottH-Index: 30
Last.Alison LearyH-Index: 7
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Purpose UK prostate cancer nursing care is provided by a variety of urology and uro-oncology nurses. There are a number of service arrangements and intersections with several multidisciplinary teams (MDT) which were investigated. Design The study consisted of a national survey with descriptive statistics and thematic analysis. Methods A secondary analysis of a data subset from a UK whole population survey was undertaken (n=285) of the specialist nursing workforce and the services they provide. D...
#1Geoffrey Punshon (LSBU: London South Bank University)H-Index: 3
#2Ruth EndacottH-Index: 30
Last.Alison Leary (LSBU: London South Bank University)H-Index: 7
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#1Alison Leary (LSBU: London South Bank University)H-Index: 7
#2Jane Brocksom (St James's University Hospital)H-Index: 3
Last.Philippa AsletH-Index: 1
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Prostate cancer is the most common cancer in men in the UK accounting for 25% of all new cases of cancer. It is predicted to become the most common cancer overall by 2030. A national survey of the specialist nursing workforce caring for men with prostate cancer was completed across the four countries of the UK during June and July 2014. In total 302 specialist nurses completed the survey and data from 285 was used in the analysis. This is the biggest whole population survey of this workforce in ...
The use of technology is transforming society—underpinning communication, information gathering and collaboration. Indeed, 2013 may prove to be the tipping point for healthcare delivery. No longer are policies and guidance documents being produced solely on the basis of cautions and negatives. We are entering a new era. Documents are now being produced that are constructive, focusing equally on positives and collaboration. Digital engagement within nursing and healthcare communities can be a tre...