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20042020

Research output per year

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Research Output

2020

A systematic review and thematic synthesis exploring how a previous experience of physical activity influences engagement with cardiac rehabilitation

McHale, S., Astin, F., Neubeck, L., Dawkes, S. & Hanson, C. L., 1 Jan 2020, In : European Journal of Cardiovascular Nursing. 19, 1, p. 31-43 13 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalReview article

Open Access
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Open Access
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1 Citation (Scopus)

Environmental noise levels in hospital settings: A rapid review of measurement techniques and implementation in hospital settings

Wallis, R., Harris, E., Lee, H., Davies, W. & Astin, F., 16 Jan 2020, (Accepted/In press) In : Noise and Health.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Frequency of anxiety after stroke: An updated systematic review and meta-analysis of observational studies

Knapp, P., Dunn-Roberts, A., Sahib, N., Cook, L., Astin, F., Kontou, E. & Thomas, S., 1 Apr 2020, In : International Journal of Stroke. 15, 3, p. 244-255 12 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalReview article

Open Access
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1 Citation (Scopus)

Night-time Noise Levels and Patients’ Sleep Experiences in a Medical Assessment Unit in Northern England

Astin, F., Stephenson, J., Wakefield, J., Evans, B., Rob, P., Garside, J. & Harris, E., 7 May 2020, (Accepted/In press) In : Open Nursing Journal. 14, 3, p. 3-14 12 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Patients’ Experiences of Cardiovascular Health Education and Risk Communication: A Qualitative Synthesis

Mentrup, S., Harris, E., Gomersall, T., Köpke, S. & Astin, F., 1 Jan 2020, In : Qualitative Health Research. 30, 1, p. 88-104 17 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
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Physical Activity and Cardiac Self-Efficacy Levels during Early Recovery Following Acute Myocardial Infarction: A Jordanian Study

Shajrawi, A., Granat, M., Jones, I. & Astin, F., 8 Jan 2020, (Accepted/In press) In : The journal of nursing research : JNR.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

2019

Education for advanced nursing practice worldwide: Is it fit for purpose?

Thompson, D. R. & Astin, F., 1 May 2019, In : Heart and Lung. 48, 3, p. 176-178 3 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalEditorial

Heart and mind: Behavioural cardiology demystified for the clinician

Astin, F., Lucock, M. & Jennings, C. S., 1 Jun 2019, In : Heart. 105, 11, p. 881-888 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

2 Citations (Scopus)
2018

Are noise reduction interventions effective in adult ward settings? A systematic review and meta analysis

Garside, J., Stephenson, J., Curtis, H., Morrell, M., Dearnley, C. & Astin, F., Dec 2018, In : Applied Nursing Research. 44, p. 6-17 12 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
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2 Citations (Scopus)

Do patients take angioplasty seriously?

Astin, F., 1 Mar 2018, In : European Journal of Cardiovascular Nursing. 17, 3, p. 194-195 2 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalEditorial

1 Citation (Scopus)

Giving consent for percutaneous coronary intervention: the patient perspective of a complex process

Blanchard, HT., Carroll, DL., Albert, J. & Astin, F., 1 Aug 2018, In : European Journal of Cardiovascular Nursing. 17, S1, 1 p., 315.

Research output: Contribution to journalMeeting Abstract

Open Access

Lifestyle self-management experiences of South Asians post myocardial infarction

Davis, D., Jones, I., Johnson, M., Howarth, M., Astin, F. & Bagnall, G., 28 Aug 2018, In : European Heart Journal. 39, S1, 1 p., P5437.

Research output: Contribution to journalMeeting Abstract

Patient Preferences for Involvement in Health Service Development

Finn, V., Stephenson, J. & Astin, F., 20 Sep 2018, In : British Journal of Nursing. 27, 17, p. 1004-1010 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
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Should patients still be copied into their letters? A rapid review

Harris, E., Rob, P., Underwood, J., Knapp, P. & Astin, F., 1 Dec 2018, In : Patient Education and Counseling. 101, 12, p. 2065-2082 18 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalReview article

Open Access
File
4 Citations (Scopus)

The Effect of Nurse-to-Patient Ratios on Nurse-Sensitive Patient Outcomes in Acute Specialist Units: A Systematic Review and Meta-Analysis

Driscoll, A., Grant, M. J., Carroll, D. L., Dalton, S., Deaton, C. M., Jones, I., Lehwaldt, D., McKee, G., Munyombwe, T. & Astin, F., 2018, In : European Journal of Cardiovascular Nursing. 17, 1, p. 6-22 17 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalReview article

Open Access
29 Citations (Scopus)
Open Access
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2 Citations (Scopus)
2017

A Multidisciplinary Approach to Prevention

Jennings, C. & Astin, F., 1 Jun 2017, In : European Journal of Preventive Cardiology. 24, Supplement 3, p. 77-87 11 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
9 Citations (Scopus)

Non-pharmacological interventions to reduce psychological distress in patients undergoing diagnostic cardiac catheterization: A rapid review

Carroll, D. L., Malecki-Ketchell, A. & Astin, F., 16 Sep 2017, In : European Journal of Cardiovascular Nursing. 16, 2, p. 92-103 12 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalReview article

4 Citations (Scopus)

Overview of Systematic Reviews of Mindfulness Meditation-Based Interventions for People With Long-term Conditions

Astin, F., Long, J. & Briggs, M., 1 Sep 2017, In : Advances in Mind-Body Medicine. 31, 4, p. 26-36 11 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalReview article

4 Citations (Scopus)

Percutaneous coronary intervention patients’ and cardiologists’ experiences of the informed consent process in Northern England: a qualitative study

Probyn, J., Greenhalgh, J., Holt, J., Conway, D. & Astin, F., 24 Jun 2017, In : BMJ Open. 7, 6, p. e015127 11 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
5 Citations (Scopus)

Person Centred Discharge Education Following Coronary Artery Bypass Graft: A Critical Review

Rushton, M., Howarth, M., Grant, M. J. & Astin, F., Dec 2017, In : Journal of Clinical Nursing. 26, 23-24, p. 5206-5215 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
6 Citations (Scopus)

The impact of transcatheter aortic valve implantation on quality of life: A mixed methods study

Astin, F., Horrocks, J., McLenachan, J., Blackman, D. J., Stephenson, J. & Closs, J., 1 Nov 2017, In : Heart and Lung: Journal of Acute and Critical Care. 46, 6, p. 432-438 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
4 Citations (Scopus)

The impact of transcatheter aortic valve implantation on quality of life: a mixed methods study

Astin, F., Horrocks, J., McLenachan, J., Blackman, D. J., Stephenson, J. & Closs, S. J., Aug 2017, In : European Heart Journal, Supplement. 38, 1, p. 2519 1 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access

Which alternative communication methods are effective for voiceless patients in Intensive Care Units? A systematic review

Carruthers, H., Astin, F. & Munro, W., 1 Oct 2017, In : Intensive and Critical Care Nursing. 42, p. 88-96 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalReview article

Open Access
10 Citations (Scopus)
2016

A review of health-related quality of life patient-reported outcome measures in cardiovascular nursing

Thompson, D. R., Ski, C. F., Garside, J. & Astin, F., 1 Apr 2016, In : European Journal of Cardiovascular Nursing. 15, 2, p. 114-125 12 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalReview article

14 Citations (Scopus)

A service improvement ‘tool kit’ for effective heart failure management in primary care

Astin, F., Burey, L., Cook, P. A., O'donnell, C., Deaton, C. M., Lewthwaite, K., Terry, D., Lacey, S., Adams, J., Rothwell, K. & Humpreys, J., 6 Dec 2016, In : British Journal of Cardiac Nursing. 11, 12, p. 588-596

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access

Assessment of the quality and content of website health information about herbal remedies for menopausal symptoms

Sowter, J., Astin, F., Dye, L., Marshall, P. & Knapp, P., 1 Jun 2016, In : Maturitas. 88, p. 16-22 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

1 Citation (Scopus)

ESCeL platform: The tool to improve the harmoni sation of cardiology education and training

On behalf of the ESC Educational Committee, 1 Jan 2016, In : Kardiovaskulare Medizin. 19, 1, p. 6-12 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalReview article

Heart Failure Association of the European Society of Cardiology heart failure nurse curriculum

Riley, J. P., Astin, F., Crespo-Leiro, M. G., Deaton, C. M., Kienhorst, J., Lambrinou, E., McDonagh, T. A., Rushton, C. A., Stromberg, A., Filippatos, G. & Anker, S. D., Jul 2016, In : European Journal of Heart Failure. 18, 7, p. 736-743 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
24 Citations (Scopus)

Increased age and understanding about treatment linked to better antihypertensive adherence

Astin, F., 1 Jan 2016, In : Evidence-based nursing. 19, 1, p. 30 1 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalComment/debate

Optimizing informed consent for percutaneous coronary intervention: a mixed methods study

Astin, F., Probyn, J., Conway, D., Greenhalgh, J., Holt, J., Marshall, K. & Wright, J., 31 Oct 2016, In : Cardiologia Croatica. 11, (10-11), 1 p., 586.

Research output: Contribution to journalMeeting Abstract

Open Access

Starting where I am: a grounded theory exploration of mindfulness as a facilitator of transition in living with a long-term condition

Long, J., Briggs, M., Long, A. & Astin, F., 1 Oct 2016, In : Journal of Advanced Nursing. 72, 10, p. 2445-2456 12 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

5 Citations (Scopus)
2015

A core curriculum for the continuing professional development of nurses: Developed by the Education Committee on behalf of the Council on Cardiovascular Nursing and Allied Professions of the ESC

Astin, F., Carroll, D. L., Ruppar, T., Uchmanowicz, I., Hinterbuchner, L., Kletsiou, E., Serafin, A. & Malecki-Ketchell, A., 4 Jun 2015, In : European Journal of Cardiovascular Nursing. 14, 3, p. 190-197 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

16 Citations (Scopus)

A Core Curriculum for the Continuing Professional Development of Nurses Working in Cardiovascular Settings: Developed by the Education Committee of the Council on Cardiovascular Nursing and Allied Professions (CCNAP) on behalf of the European Society of Cardiology

Astin, F., Carroll, D. L., De Geest, S., Fernandez-Oliver, A. L., Holt, J., Hinterbuchner, L., Jennings, C., Jones, I., Malecki-Ketchell, A., Kletsiou, E., Ruppar, T., Bustelo, A. S., Serafin, A. & Uchmanowicz, I., 19 Jun 2015, In : European Journal of Cardiovascular Nursing. 14, p. S1-S17

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

6 Citations (Scopus)

Experiences of informed consent for percutaneous coronary intervention: an interview study

Probyn, JE., Greenhalgh, J., Conway, D., Morton, AC., Holt, J., Marshall, K., Wright, J. & Astin, F., 1 Aug 2015, In : European Heart Journal. 36, S1, p. 125-125 1 p., P774.

Research output: Contribution to journalMeeting Abstract

Is nurse education the key to cardiac service improvement?

Astin, F., 2 Dec 2015, In : British Journal of Cardiac Nursing. 10, 12, p. 578-578 1 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalEditorial

Streamlining educational provision for cardiovascular nurses: A beginning not an end

Kletsiou, E. & Astin, F., 4 Jun 2015, In : European Journal of Cardiovascular Nursing. 14, 3, p. 188-189 2 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalEditorial

1 Citation (Scopus)

The Development and Evaluation of the Greater Manchester Heart Failure Investigation Tool (GM-HFIT): A Catalyst for Service Improvement

Burey, L., Lewthwaite, K., Terry, D., Lacey, S., Rothwell, K., Humphreys, J., Adams, J., O'donnell, C., Cook, P. A., Deaton, C. M. & Astin, F., 6 Jun 2015, In : Heart. 101, Suppl 4, p. A26-A27 1 p., 46.

Research output: Contribution to journalMeeting Abstract

2014

A learning framework for the continuing education of cardiovascular nurses in europe

Astin, F., Carroll, D., Ruppar, T., Uchmanowicz, I., Hinterbuchner, L., Kletsiou, E. & Serafin, A., 1 Apr 2014, In : European Journal of Cardiovascular Nursing. 13, 1_Suppl, P8.

Research output: Contribution to journalMeeting Abstract

An evaluation of the Minnesota Living with Heart Failure Questionnaire using Rasch analysis

Munyombwe, T., Höfer, S., Fitzsimons, D., Thompson, D. R., Lane, D., Smith, K. & Astin, F., Aug 2014, In : Quality of Life Research. 23, 6, p. 1753-1765 13 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

14 Citations (Scopus)

Characteristics of qualitative research and its application

Astin, F. & Long, A., 1 Feb 2014, In : British Journal of Cardiac Nursing. 9, 2, p. 93-98 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalReview article

Education for nurses working in cardiovascular care: A European survey

Astin, F., Carroll, D. L., De Geest, S. & Martensson, J., 1 Dec 2014, In : European Journal of Cardiovascular Nursing. 13, 6, p. 532-540 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

14 Citations (Scopus)

Managing lifestyle change to reduce coronary risk: a synthesis of qualitative research on peoples' experiences

Astin, F., Horrocks, J. & Closs, S. J., 5 Aug 2014, In : BMC Cardiovascular Disorders. 14, 16 p., 96.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
21 Citations (Scopus)

Quality of life in older adults with aortic stenosis: a narrative review

Horrocks, J., Closs, J. & Astin, F., Sep 2014, In : International journal of older people nursing. 9, 3, p. 227-246 20 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

10 Citations (Scopus)

Understanding angioplasty: An evaluation of a person-centred educational resource

Astin, F., Closs, S. J., Yusuf, R. & Keenan, C., 7 Jul 2014, In : British Journal of Cardiac Nursing. 9, 7, p. 345-350 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

2013

Frequency of Anxiety after Stroke: A Systematic Review and Meta-Analysis of Observational Studies

Alexia Campbell Burton, C., Murray, J., Holmes, J., Astin, F., Greenwood, D. & Knapp, P., 1 Oct 2013, In : International Journal of Stroke. 8, 7, p. 545-559 15 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalReview article

154 Citations (Scopus)

Guía de práctica clínica de la ESC para el manejo del infarto agudo de miocardio en pacientes con elevación del segmento ST: Grupo de Trabajo para el manejo del infarto agudo de miocardio con elevación del segmento ST de la Sociedad Europea de Cardiología (ESC)

Translated title of the contribution: ESC clinical practice guidelines for the management of acute myocardial infarction in patients with ST segment elevation: Working Group for the management of acute myocardial infarction with ST-segment elevation of the European Society of Cardiology (ESC)Steg, G., James, S. K., Atar, D., Badano, L. P., Blomstrom Lundqvist, C., Borger, M. A., Di Mario, C., Dickstein, K., Ducrocq, G., Fernández-Avilés, F., Gershlick, A. H., Giannuzzi, P., Halvorsen, S., Huber, K., Juni, P., Kastrati, A., Knuuti, J., Lenzen, M. J., W. Mahaffey, K., Valgimigli, M. & 42 others, Van'T Hof, A., Widimsky, P., Zahger, D., Bax, J. J., Baumgartner, H., Ceconi, C., Dean, V., Deaton, C., Fagard, R., Funck-Brentano, C., Hasdai, D., Hoes, A., Kirchhof, P., Kolh, P., McDonagh, T., Moulin, C., Popescu, B. A., Reiner, Z., Sechtem, U., Sirnes, P. A., Tendera, M., Torbicki, A., Vahanian, A., Windecker, S., Astin, F., Astrom-Olsson, K., Budaj, A., Clemmensen, P., Collet, J. P., Fox, K. A., Fuat, A., Gustiene, O., Hamm, C. W., Kala, P., Lancellotti, P., Pietro Maggioni, A., Merkely, B., Neumann, F. J., Piepoli, M. F., Werf, F. V. D., Verheugt, F. & Wallentin, L., 1 Jan 2013, In : Revista Espanola de Cardiologia. 66, 1, p. 5-11

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

9 Citations (Scopus)

Supporting self-management

Astin, F., 1 May 2013, In : British Journal of Cardiac Nursing. 8, 5, p. 213-213 1 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalEditorial

2012

ESC Guidelines for the management of acute myocardial infarction in patients presenting with ST-segment elevation: The Task Force on the management of ST-segment elevation acute myocardial infarction of the European Society of Cardiology (ESC)

Steg, P. G., James, S. K., Atar, D., Badano, L. P., Lundqvist, C. B., Borger, M. A., Di Mario, C., Dickstein, K., Ducrocq, G., Fernandez-Aviles, F., Gershlick, A. H., Giannuzzi, P., Halvorsen, S., Huber, K., Juni, P., Kastrati, A., Knuuti, J., Lenzen, M. J., Mahaffey, K. W., Valgimigli, M. & 42 others, Van'T Hof, A., Widimsky, P., Zahger, D., Bax, J. J., Baumgartner, H., Ceconi, C., Dean, V., Deaton, C., Fagard, R., Funck-Brentano, C., Hasdai, D., Hoes, A., Kirchhof, P., Kolh, P., McDonagh, T., Moulin, C., Popescu, B. A., Reiner, Ž., Sechtem, U., Sirnes, P. A., Tendera, M., Torbicki, A., Vahanian, A., Windecker, S., Astin, F., Åström-Olsson, K., Budaj, A., Clemmensen, P., Collet, J. P., Fox, K. A., Fuat, A., Gustiene, O., Hamm, C. W., Kala, P., Lancellotti, P., Maggioni, A. P., Merkely, B., Neumann, F. J., Piepoli, M. F., Van De Werf, F., Verheugt, F. & Wallentin, L., 1 Oct 2012, In : European Heart Journal. 33, 20, p. 2569-2619 51 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalReview article

Open Access
4044 Citations (Scopus)