Publications & Archive

  • 2020

    Taylor, A., Ritchie, A., White, C. (2020) Psychiatric Conditions in Palliative Medicine. Palliative Care 48(1): 29-32

    White C, Noble S, Swan F, et al. (2020) Hospice inpatient deep vein thrombosis detection (HIDDen) in advanced non-malignant diseases’: a longitudinal pilot study, BMJ Supportive & Palliative Care

  • 2018

    White C, Sproule J, Brogan P, Watson M. (2018) Patient Healthcare Passports in community Specialist Palliative care: a mixed methods study. BMJ Supp Pall Care Published Online First: 18 August 2018. doi: 10.1136/bmjspcare-2018-001589 Available from

    Hutcheson S, Maguire H, White C. (2018) Evaluation of a pilot service to help young people with life-limiting conditions transition from children's palliative care services.  International Journal of Palliative Nursing; 24 (7):322–332 Published Online: July 25, 2018

    Clare White, Clare McVeigh, Sue Foster, Lynn Dunwoody, Max Watson. (2018)  Evaluation of the European Certificate in Holistic Dementia Care programme.  European Journal of Palliative Care 25(2) : 82-88 March/April

  • 2017

    Price, J., McCloskey, S., Brazil, K. (2017) The role of hospice in the transition from hospital to home for technology-dependent children - A qualitative study. Journal of Clinical Nursing. First published June 2017

    Strumminger, B., Arora, S., Zalud-Cerrato, S., Lowrance, D., & Ellerbrock, T. (2017) Building virtual communities of practice for health. The Lancet Vol. 390, No. 10095 Click here to download

  • 2015

    Hutchinson S., McMullan D., Lundy E., Jackson N., & White C. (2015) Psychiatric Issues in Palliative Medicine. Medicine 43(12):719-21

    Mc Veigh, C. (2015) Palliative Care for patients with non-malignant respiratory disease. Nursing Standard 29 (36):44-51.

    Ward, S., Watson, M. & White, C. (2015)  Patients’ own drugs and bedside lockers: can they be of benefit in hospices?  European Journal of Palliative Care 22 (1): 10-13.

    White C., McIlfatrick S., Dunwoody L., & Watson, M. (2015) Supporting and improving community health services - a prospective evaluation of ECHO technology in community palliative care nursing teams. BMJ Support Palliative Care   Available from


  • 2014

    McCloskey, S., & Price, J. (2014) Getting Home. An Evaluation of the impact, outcomes and added value step down care provided in a children’s hospice setting offers children, families, health and social care providers and commissioners.

    McLaughlin, D., Barr, O., McIlfatrick, S., &  McConkey, R. (2014) Developing a best practice model for partnership practice between specialist palliative care and intellectual disability services: A mixed methods study. Palliative Medicine 28 (10): 1213–1221.

    McLaughlin, D., Hasson, F., Foster, S., McCorry, N., KERNOHAN, W.G., McIlfatrick, S., Watson, M. & Waldron, M. (2014) Competency based training in the nursing home setting: promoting quality end of life care,. BMJ Supportive and Palliative Care 4 (1). Available from: doi:10.1136/bmjspcare-2014-000654.40.

    Mc Veigh C., Reid J., Hudson P., Larkin P., Porter S. & Marley A.M. (2014) The experiences of palliative care health service provision for people with non-malignant respiratory disease and their caregivers: an all-Ireland study. Journal of Advanced Nursing 70 (3): 687-697.

  • 2013

    Lundy E, McMullan D, McShane P, Williams M, Watson M, White C. (2013) Polypharmacy and drug omissions across hospices in Northern Ireland. Journal of Palliative Medicine 16: 1446-9

    Ward, S. & Watson, M. (2013) Essential features of e-prescribing in hospices: the views of end-users. European Journal of Palliative Care 20 (6): 283-285


  • 2012

    Haughey, C., Watson, M., White, C. (2012) Use of methodone as a coanalgesic. Journal of Pain and Symptom Management  43 (4): E5-E6

    McLaughlin, D., Barr, O., McIlfatrick, S., McConkey, R. (2012) End-of-Life care and people with intellectual disabilities: A multi-media resource. Journal of Intellectual Disability Research 56 (7&8): 766. (Published Abstract).

    McPherson, M. and Watson, M. (2012) Opt in or out.  Rapid Response in British Medical Journal.

    Mc Veigh, C., Porter, S., Reid, J., Hudson, P. & Larkin, P. (2012) Palliative Care Provision for those with Non-Malignant Respiratory Disease: a Literature Review. British Medical Journal of Supportive and Palliative Care. 2 (Suppl. 1): A6- A7

    Watson, M., Swallow, L. & Kumar, S. (2012) The path to developing united care services in India. European Journal of Palliative Care 19 (2)