Publications

Please select any of the links below to view our publications on the development and validation of the CSNAT and its use in practice to support family carers.


 

 Development of a Carer Support Needs Assessment Tool (CSNAT) for end-of-life care practice at home: A qualitative study. Palliative Medicine. 2013; 27(3):244-256.


 The Carer Support Needs Assessment Tool (CSNAT) for Use in Palliative and End-of-life Care at Home: A Validation Study. Journal of Pain and Symptom Management. 2013;46(3):395-405.


 The role of the Carer Support Needs Assessment Tool (CSNAT) in palliative home care: qualitative study of practitioners’ perspectives of its impact and mechanisms of action. Palliative Medicine. 2015;30(4):392-400.


 Supporting family caregivers to identify their own needs in end of life care: Qualitative findings from a stepped wedge cluster trial. Palliative Medicine. 2015;29(6):508-517.


 Developing a person-centred approach to carer assessment and support. British Journal of Community Nursing. 2015;20(12); 580-584.


 Assessing the impact of a Carer Support Needs Assessment Tool (CSNAT) intervention in palliative home care: a stepped wedge cluster trial.


 Factors influencing practitioner adoption of carer-led assessment in palliative homecare: A qualitative study of the use of the Carer Support Needs Assessment Tool (CSNAT). PLoS ONE 2017;12(6): e0179287. https://doi.org/10.1371/journal.pone.0179287


 Who cares for the carers at hospital discharge at end of life? A qualitative study of current practice in discharge planning and the potential value of using The Carer Support Needs Assessment Tool (CSNAT) ApproachPalliative Medicine 2018; 32(5): 939-949.


 The influence of context and practitioner attitudes on implementation of person-centred assessment and support for family carers within palliative care. Worldviews on Evidence Based Nursing. 2018;15(5):377-385.


 Facilitating successful implementation of a person-centred intervention to support family carers within palliative care: a qualitative study of the Carer Support Needs Assessment Tool (CSNAT) intervention. BMC Palliative Care 2018;17:129.


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