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Breslin, Leanne C., Fitzsimons, Donna and McIlfatrick, Sonja (2014) Quality of life and palliative care needs of caregiver's for people living with advanced heart failure: a systematic narrative review of the literature. Palliative Medicine, 28 (6). p. 654. [Journal article]

Fitzsimons, Donna, McIlfatrick, Sonja and Taylor, Brian (2014) Using literature to inform vignettes designed to explore the perceptions of implantable cardioverter defibrillator (ICD) Deactivation at end of life. BMJ Supportive and Palliative Care, 4 . [Journal article]

Johnstone, Theresa, Hofer, Stefan, Fitzsimons, Donna, Thompson, David R, Lane, Deidre, Smith, Karen and Astin, Felicity (2014) An evaluation of the Minnesota Living with Heart Failure Questionnaire using Rasch analysis. Quality of Life Research, x . [Journal article]

McIlfatrick, Sonja, Taylor, Brian and Fitzsimons, Donna (2014) End of life decision making in patients with an Implantable Cardioverter Defibrillator: exploring the reality. Palliative Medicine, 28 (6). p. 655. [Journal article]

Al Shahrani, Hassan, McConkey , Roy, Youssef, Mustafa and Fitzsimons, Donna (2013) Female Gender doubles pre-hospital delay times for patients experiencing ST Elevation Myocardial Infarction (STEMI) in Saudi Arabia. European Journal of Cardiovascular Nursing, n/a . [Journal article]

Dullaghan, L, Lusk, L, McGeough, M, Donnelly, P, Herity, N and Fitzsimons, Donna (2013) 'I am still a bit unsure how much of a heart attack it really was!' Patients presenting with non ST elevation myocardial infarction lack understanding about their illness and have less motivation for secondary prevention. European Journal of Cardiovascular Nursing, earlyonline . [Journal article]

Fitzsimons, Donna and Strachan , Patricia (2012) Overcoming the practical and ethical challenges of conducting research with people who have advanced heart failure. European Journal of Cardiovascular Nursing, 11 (2). pp. 248-252. [Journal article]

Martin , Jacqueline, McCormack, Brendan, Fitzsimons, Donna and Spirig, Rebecca (2012) Evaluation of a clinical leadership programme for nurse leaders. Journal of Nursing Management, 20 . pp. 72-80. [Journal article]

Perk, J, De Backer, G, Gohlke, H, Graham , I, Reimer, Z and Fitzsimons, Donna (2012) European guidelines on cardiovascular disease prevention in clinical practice(version2012). The Fifth Joint Task-force of the European Society of Cardiology and other Societies on Cardiovascular Disease Prevention in Clinical Practice ( Constituted by representatives of nine societies and by invited experts). Developed with the special contribution of theEuropean association for Cardiovascular Prevention & Rehabilitation (EAPCR). European Heart Journal, 33 (13). pp. 1635-1701. [Journal article]

Doyle, B, Fitzsimons, Donna, McKeown, P and McAloon, Toni (2011) Understanding dietary decision-making in patients attending a secondary prevention clinic following myocardial infarction. (PMID:21545664). Journal of Clinical Nursing, 21 (1-2). pp. 32-34. [Journal article]

Doyle, Barbara, Fitzsimons, Donna, McKeown, Pascal and McAloon, Toni (2011) Understanding dietary decision-making in patients attending asecondary prevention clinic following myocardial infarction. Journal of Clinical Nursing, 21 . pp. 32-41. [Journal article]

Martin, JS, McCormack, Brendan, Fitzsimons, Donna and Spirig, R (2011) Evaluation of a clinical leadership programme for nurse leaders. Journal of Nursing Management, early view . [Journal article]

Wilson, JS, Elborn, JS, Fitzsimons, Donna and MCCRUM, E (2011) Do smokers with chronic obstructive pulmonary disease report their smoking status reliably? A comparison of self-report and bio-chemical validation. International Journal of Nursing Studies, 48 (7). pp. 856-62. [Journal article]

Reid, J, McKenna, Hugh, Fitzsimons, Donna and McCance, Tanya (2010) An exploration of the experience of primary cancer cachexia: What patients and their families want from health care professionals. European Journal of Cancer Care, 19 (5). pp. 682-689. [Journal article]

Wilson, Js, Elborn, Js and Fitzsimons, Donna (2010) "It's not worth stopping now! " Why do smokers with chronic obstructive pulmonary disease continue to smoke? Journal of Clinical Nursing, 20 (5-6). pp. 819-827. [Journal article]

McIlfatrick, Sonja, Fitzsimons, Donna, Johnston, Gail, McConkey, Roy, Cupples, Margaret, Barr, Owen and Hasson, Felicity (2009) Reform and modernisation: developing a new service model for palliative care. European Journal of Palliative Care, 16 (3). pp. 131-135. [Journal article]

Reid, J, McKenna, Hugh, Fitzsimons, Donna and McCance, Tanya (2009) The experience of cancer cachexia: A qualitative study of advanced cancer patients and their family members. International Journal of Nursing Studies, 46 (5). pp. 606-616. [Journal article]

Reid, J, McKenna, Hugh, Fitzsimons, Donna and McCance, Tanya (2009) Fighting Over Food: Patient and Family Understanding of Cancer Cachexia. Oncology Nursing Forum, 36 (4). pp. 439-445. [Journal article]

Reid, Joanne, McKenna, Hugh, Fitzsimons, Donna and McCance, Tanya (2009) Fighting over food: patient and family understanding of cancer cachexia. Oncology Nursing Forum, 36 (4). pp. 439-445. [Journal article]

Wilson, Julie, Fitzsimons, Donna, Bradbury, Ian and Elborn, Stuart (2008) Does additional support by nurses enhance the effect of brief smoking cessation intervention in people with moderate to severe COPD: A randomised controlled trial. International Journal of Nursing Studies, 45 (4). pp. 508-517. [Journal article]

Mooney, Maria, Fitzsimons, Donna and Richardson, G (2007) "No more couch potato!" Patients' experiences of a pre-operative programme of cardiac rehabilitation for patients awaiting coronary artery bypass surgery. European Journal of Cardiovascular Nursing, 6 (1). pp. 77-83. [Journal article]

Fitzsimons, Donna, Mullan, Deirdre, Wilson, Julie, Conway, B, Corcoran, B, Dempster, M, Gamble, J, Stewart, C, Rafferty, S, McMahon, M, MacMahon, J, Mulholland, P, Stockdale, P, Chew, E, Hanna, L, Brown, J, Ferguson, G and Fogarty, D (2007) The challenge of patients’unmet palliative care needs in the final stages of chronic illness. Palliative Medicine, 21 (4). pp. 313-322. [Journal article]

Gamble, Jacqui, Heaney, Liam and Fitzsimons, Donna (2007) Difficult asthma: people’s perspective on taking cortocosteroids. Journal of Clinical Nursing, 16 (3a). pp. 59-67. [Journal article]

Mc Cance, T, Fitzsimons, Donna, Keeney, Sinead, Hasson, Felicity and McKenna, Hugh (2007) Capacity building: an old priority with a new perspective. Journal of Advanced Nursing, 59 (1). pp. 57-67. [Journal article]

McCance, Tanya, Fitzsimons, Donna, Keeney, Sinead, Hasson, Felicity and McKenna, Hugh (2007) Capacity building in nursing and midwifery research and development: an old priority with a new perspective. Journal of Advanced Nursing, 59 (1). pp. 57-67. [Journal article]

Houston, P and Fitzsimons, Donna (2006) Too little, too late! Community nurses' experiences of caring for heart failure patients in the final stages of their illness. European Journal of Cardiovascular Nursing, 5 (Suppl 1). S35-36. [Journal article]

Fitzsimons, Donna, Mullan, D, Wilson, J, Chew, E, Conway, B, Corcoran, B, Gamble, J and Hanna, L (2006) The palliative care needs of patients with advanced heart failure from the perspectives of patients, carers and the clinical team. European Journal of Cardiovascular Nursing, 5 (S1). S35. [Journal article]

Fitzsimons, Donna, McCance, T and Armstrong, N (2006) Vision, leadership and partnership: how to advance the R&D agenda in nursing and midwifery. Journal of Advanced Nursing, 55 (6). pp. 748-756. [Journal article]

Mc Cance , T, Fitzsimons, Donna and Armstrong, N (2005) Developing a best practice framework for nursing research and development. Journal of Research in Nursing, 11 (2). pp. 160-171. [Journal article]

Fitzsimons, Donna and McAloon, Toni (2004) The ethics of non-intervention in a study of patients awaiting coronary artery bypass surgery. Journal of Advanced Nursing, 46 (4). pp. 395-402. [Journal article]

Mullan, D, Fitzsimons, Donna and Kapur, Js (2004) Exploring the palliative care needs of patients with a non-cancer diagnosis. Thorax, 59 (S II). ii101. [Journal article]

Murphy, Mary and Fitzsimons, Donna (2004) Does attendance at an immediate life support training course influence nurses' skill deployment during cardiac arrest? Resuscitation, 62 . pp. 49-54. [Journal article]

Murphy, Mary and Fitzsimons, Donna (2004) Nurses' use of immediate life support skills:is training enough? European Journal of Cardiovascular Nursing, 3 (S1). p. 90. [Journal article]

Fitzsimons, Donna, Parahoo, Kader, Richardson, S G and Stringer, Maurice (2003) Patient anxiety while on a waiting list for coronary artery bypass surgery: a qualitative and quantitative analysis. Heart & Lung The Journal of Acute and Critical Care, 32 (1). pp. 23-31. [Journal article]

Kapur, Js, Fitzsimons, Donna and Elborn, S (2003) Why do respiratory patients continue to smoke? A qualitative study. Irish Journal of Medical Science, 172 (4). S31. [Journal article]

Boyd, Mary M., Donnelly, M and Fitzsimons, Donna (2002) Generic, disease specific and individualised approaches to measuring quality of life in people with heart disease. Psychology and Health, 17 (4). pp. 447-457. [Journal article]

Carney , R, Fitzsimons, Donna and Dempster, M (2002) Why patients experiencing myocardial infarction delay seeking medical assistance. European Journal of Cardiovascular Nursing, 1 (4). pp. 237-242. [Journal article]

McCabe, L, Buchanan, J and Fitzsimons, Donna (2001) Using research to improve infection control practice. Professional Nurse, 16 (5). pp. 1091-1094. [Journal article]

Fitzsimons, Donna (2001) Using telephone interviews for research. Nursing Times Research, 6 (1). p. 525. [Journal article]

Fitzsimons, Donna, Parahoo, Kader and Stringer, Maurice (2000) Waiting for coronary artery bypass surgery: a qualitative analysis. Journal of Advanced Nursing, 32 (5). pp. 1243-52. [Journal article]

Fitzsimons, Donna, Richardson, G and Scott, ME (2000) Prospective study of clinical and functional status in patients awaiting coronary artery bypass surgery:the need for regular reassessment. Coronary Health Care, 4 . pp. 117-122. [Journal article]

Kapur, JS, Elborn, JS, Heaney, L and Fitzsimons, Donna (2000) An audit comparing current smoking cessation advice to the BTS smoking cessation guidelines in patients with COPD. Thorax, 55 (S3). p. 51. [Journal article]

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