Professor Bridie Kent
Profiles

Professor Bridie Kent

Interim Executive Dean

Faculty of Health & Human Sciences

Role

Head of the School of Nursing and Midwifery,
Professorial lead for the Clinical School at the Royal Cornwall Hospitals NHS Trust

Director of the  Centre for Innovations in Health and Social Care (Plymouth University): a Joanna Briggs  Affiliate Centre

Qualifications

  • Doctor of Philosophy in Nursing, University of Wales Bangor, Faculty of Health Studies, 1999
    Thesis title: ‘Organ and tissue donation: factors influencing nurses’ willingness to discuss post-mortem wishes.’
  • Post Graduate Certificate in Teaching in Higher Education, University of Wales Bangor, 2001
  • Bachelor of Science (Honours) in Nursing Studies (2:1),  University of Surrey, UK, 1991
 
  • Registered Nurse Teacher, NMC (UK), 2000
  • Registered Practitioner of the Higher Education Academy 2000;
    Fellow status awarded 9th March 2007
  • ENB 100: Certificate in Clinical Studies - Intensive Care - West Thames School of Nursing, London, 1986
  • Registered General Nurse UK PIN: 81A1729E - St. Bartholomew's School of Nursing, London, 1984

Professional membership

  • Fellow of Higher Education Academy (UK)
  • Member of Sigma Theta Tau International
  • Member of Royal College of Nursing (UK)
  • Member of the Australian College of Critical Care Nurses

Roles on external bodies

  • Editor ‘Implementation Science’ 2009 to date
  • NIHR RfPB review panel member South West region 2013 - to date
  • RCN Research Society Committee member 2015 to date
  • “Worldviews on Evidence Based Nursing”: Education section editor   2002 to 2012 
  • Chair, Eastern Health Human Research Ethics Committee, Melbourne, Australia 2010 to 2012
  • Australian Research Council (ARC) ERA Research Evaluation Committee member 2012
  • NH&MRC Project Grant Panel Member 2010, 2011
  • Expert evaluator for the European Commission FP7 Health-2010 call
  • New Zealand Guidelines Group Advisory Board Member 2008-2011
  • New Zealand Branch of Australasian Cochrane Centre – advisory board member, 2004 to 2009


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    Teaching interests

    Undergraduate

    Postgraduate/Post-Registration

    BSc (Hons) Nursing 

    NRS203 Knowledge and Skills for Evidence-Informed Decision Making

    NRS302 Knowledge and Skills for Evidence-Informed Decision Making

    ADN301

    NRS403

    Intensive Care Nursing (1994-2002)

    High Dependency Care Nursing (1994 to 2002)

    Coronary Care Nursing (1994 to 2002)

    BNursing: lectures include Magnet Hospitals; Evidence Based Practice; Nursing Leadership (2002 to 2008)

    Postgraduate M-Level

    B(Hons) Nursing: Research preparation (2002 to 2008)

    Masters in Nursing/Health Sciences:

    Research Methods for Clinical Practice; Evidence based practice and knowledge utilisation; Clinical Education; Nursing leadership; (2002 to 2008)

    BSc(Hons) Health Studies: Research Methods for Practitioners (1997 to 2002)

    MSc Health Promotion/Health Studies: Research Methods and Statistics (module leader) (1997 to 2002)

    Diploma in Nursing:  (1994-2002)

    Masters in Health Science/Nursing: module leader Clinical Project (2006 to 2008)

    Masters in Clinical Nursing  - HNN727 Research in Nursing and Midwifery (Unit Chair) 2008 – 2012

    Masters in Contemporary Healthcare

    Health and Social Care Futures (MCH503); IMS503

     

    Staff serving as external examiners

    • External Examiner, MPhil, Deakin University, 2013
    • External examiner, PhD, University of Greenwich, 2013
    • External examiner, PhD, University of Auckland, 2012
    • External examiner, MPhil, University of Adelaide, 2012
    • External examiner, PhD, University of Toronto, 2011
    • External examine, MSc, University of Auckland, 2010
    • External examiner, MPhil, University of Melbourne, 2008
    • External examiner, PhD, University of Adelaide, 2007
    • External examiner, PhD, University of Sydney, 2005, 2006
    • External examiner, Masters, University of Otago, 2005, 2006
    • External examiner Masters, Otago Polytechnic, 206, 2007
    • External examiner, Masters, Auckland University of Technology, 2005
    • External examiner for the University of Central England (Research Field, Faculty Health), 2001 – 2002

    Research interests

    My particular research interests are directed primarily toward three main platforms of research:

    • Knowledge translation and decision making in clinical nursing including evidence based practice, evidence implementation and utilisation; specific focus – patient safety and quality of care delivery.
    • Nursing and Midwifery workforce issues, including role development
    • Chronic Illness with a particular interest in organ donation and transplantation

      Grants & contracts

      2014

      Kimpton N, Kent B. Using Pressure Mapping to Facilitate Patients’ and Carers’ in Their Decision Making Related to Pressure Ulcer Prevention in the Community Setting. NHS England Regional Innovation Fund. £50,000

      Taylor N, Harding K, Leggat S, Watts J, Kent B, Karimi L. Improving access for community health and sub-acute outpatient services. NHMRC, APP1076777, 2013 Partnerships Projects Third Call Funding Commencing 2014 $626,291.50

      Kent B. Diabetes Education and Prevention event evaluation. AHSN/Astra Zenica. £11,000

      2013

      Kent B, Carroll B. Optimal End of Life Care? Determining discharge location. IHC, Plymouth University. £1958.40.

      2012

      Bennett P, Kerr P, Kent B, Holt s, Sinclair P, Schoch M, Linehan L, Lynn F, Terrill B, Paton P, Wilson C, Howard J. Home Dialysis Therapies E-Learning Project (HD-TEL). $171,890

      Hutchinson A, Nagle C, Kent B, Bick D, Teale G. The influence of organisational interventions on the quality of maternity care. QPS. $32,085

      Kent, B., Botti, M.,. Evaluating the development and implementation of SmartWard: A novel CDSS. SmartWard. $250,00.

      Nagle C, Bucknall T, Kent B. Improving clinical outcomes in maternity care: recognition and response to clinical deterioration in the maternity patient. Nurse Board of Victoria Legacy ltd $48,203.85.

      Street M, Phillips N, Kent B, Whitfield A. Minimising post-operative risk through PACT (Post-Anaesthetics Care Tool): a pilot study and cost benefit analysis. HCF Foundation. $122,820

      2011

      Coleman, S., Kent, B., Mumford, S. ‘Sharing the Wisdom’. Department of Health (Victoria), $80,000.

      Considine J, Botti M, O’Connell B, Kent B, Dunning T, Street M. Detailed analysis of unplanned transfer from subacute to acute care. Centre for Quality and Patient Safety Research, Deakin University, $60,000

      Kent, B., Botti, M., Johnstone, MJ. Exploring the essential elements for CDSS in acute nursing care delivery. Sage Health. $76,437.

      Kent, B, Chaboyer W, Bucknall T, Hutchinson A, Rickard C. Development of the Pressure Injury Prevention Research (PIPR) group; Stage One. Centre for Quality and Patient Safety Research, Deakin University. $39,999.

      2010

      Kent, B., Radford, S., Sidhu, J., Brean, S. Raising awareness of organ and tissue donation among tertiary education students: doing it their way. Organ and Tissue Authority Community Awareness grant. $28,930.

      Livingston, PM., Salmon, J., Courneya, KS.,  Gaskin,CJ., Botti MA., Broadbent, S., Kent, B. The Effectiveness of a Referral and Physical Activity Program to increase Physical Activity among Survivors of Prostate Cancer. ARC Linkage Grant.  $382,000

      Skouteris, H., McCabe, M., Milgrom, J., Kent, B. A Randomised Controlled Trial to Prevent Primigravid Excessive Gestational Weight Gain and Postpartum Weight Retention. NHMRC $ 488,385.00.

      Street, M, Livingston, P., Considine, J., Ottman, G., & Kent, B. Identification of factors which contribute to extended length of stay in the Emergency Department from Residential Aged Care versus community settings.  Centre for Quality and Patient Safety Research, Deakin University, $68,369

       2009

      Botti,M., Kent,B., Bucknall, T., Johnstone MJ., Duke, M., Considine J.,Watss, R., Redley, B., de Steiger, R. ‘Translation of evidence into pain management practices in acute care environments’ ARC 2009 $140,000  

      Key publications are highlighted

      Journals
      Articles
      Morphet J, Plummer V, Kent B & Considine J 2017 'A framework for transition to specialty practice programmes' Journal of Advanced Nursing , DOI PEARL
      Lourida I, Abbott RA, Rogers M, Lang IA, Stein K, Kent B & Thompson Coon J 2017 'Dissemination and implementation research in dementia care: a systematic scoping review and evidence map' BMC Geriatrics 17, (1) , DOI PEARL
      Kent B, Watkins V, Nagle C & Hutchinson A 2017 'LABOURING TOGETHER - COLLABORATIVE ALLIANCES IN MATERNITY CARE IN VICTORIA, AUSTRALIA: PROTOCOL OF A MIXED METHODS STUDY' BMJ Open , DOI PEARL
      Lourida I, Abbott RA, Lang IA, Rogers M, Kent B & Thompson-Coon J 2016 'DISSEMINATION AND IMPLEMENTATION IN DEMENTIA CARE: A MIXED-METHODS SYSTEMATIC REVIEW' Alzheimer's & Dementia 12, (7) P312-P312 , DOI
      Kirk E, Burrows L, Kent B, Abbott R & Warren A 2016 'Facilitators and barriers to remaining at home for people with dementia who live alone' JBI Database of Systematic Reviews and Implementation Reports 14, (4) 20-29 , DOI PEARL
      Kelly D, Kent B, McMahon A, Taylor J & Traynor M 2016 'Impact case studies submitted to REF 2014: The hidden impact of nursing research' Journal of Research in Nursing 21, (4) 256-268 , DOI PEARL
      Harding KE, Watts JJ, Karimi L, O’Reilly M, Kent B, Kotis M, Leggat SG, Kearney J & Taylor NF 2016 'Improving access for community health and sub-acute outpatient services: protocol for a stepped wedge cluster randomised controlled trial' BMC Health Services Research 16, (1) , DOI PEARL
      Aitken LM, Bucknall T, Kent B, Mitchell M, Burmeister E & Keogh S 2016 'Sedation protocols to reduce duration of mechanical ventilation in the ICU: a Cochrane Systematic Review' Journal of advanced nursing 72, (2) 261-272 PEARL
      Carey M, Kent B & Latour JM 2016 'The role of peer-assisted learning in enhancing the learning of undergraduate nursing students in clinical practice: a qualitative systematic review protocol' JBI Database of Systematic Reviews and Implementation Reports , DOI PEARL
      Morphet J, Kent B, Plummer V & Considine J 2016 'Transition to Specialty Practice Program characteristics and professional development outcomes' Nurse Education Today 44, 109-115 , DOI PEARL
      Straus SE, Sales A, Wensing M, Michie S, Kent B & Foy R 2015 'Education and training for implementation science: our interest in manuscripts describing education and training materials' Implementation Science 10, (1) , DOI PEARL
      Livingston PM, Craike MJ, Salmon J, Courneya KS, Gaskin CJ, Fraser SF, Mohebbi M, Broadbent S, Botti M & Kent B 2015 'Effects of a clinician referral and exercise program for men who have completed active treatment for prostate cancer: A multicenter cluster randomized controlled trial (ENGAGE)' Cancer 121, (15) 2646-2654 Author Site , DOI PEARL
      Anderson NE, Kent B & Owens RG 2015 'Experiencing patient death in clinical practice: Nurses’ recollections of their earliest memorable patient death' International Journal of Nursing Studies 52, (3) 695-704 , DOI
      Kent B, Redley B, Wickramasinghe N, Nguyen L, Taylor NJ, Moghimi H & Botti M 2015 'Exploring nurses’ reactions to a novel technology to support acute health care delivery' Journal of Clinical Nursing 24, (15-16) 2340-2351 , DOI PEARL
      Foy R, Sales A, Wensing M, Aarons GA, Flottorp S, Kent B, Michie S, O’Connor D, Rogers A & Sevdalis N 2015 'Implementation science: a reappraisal of our journal mission and scope' Implementation Science 10, (1) , DOI PEARL
      Considine J, Street M, Botti M, O'Connell B, Kent B & Dunning T 2015 'Multisite analysis of the timing and outcomes of unplanned transfers from subacute to acute care' Australian Health Review 39, (4) 387-387 , DOI PEARL
      Damkliang J, Considine J, Kent B & Street M 2015 'Nurses' perceptions of using an evidence-based care bundle for initial emergency nursing management of patients with severe traumatic brain injury: A qualitative study' International Emergency Nursing 23, (4) 299-305 , DOI PEARL
      Underwood F, Kent B & James A 2015 'The meaning of confidence for older people living with frailty: a systematic review of qualitative evidence protocol' The JBI Database of Systematic Reviews and Implementation Reports 13, (7) 62-62 , DOI
      Phillips NM, Street M, Kent B & Cadeddu M 2014 'Determining criteria to assess patient readiness for discharge from postanaesthetic care: an international Delphi study' J Clin Nurs 23, (23-24) 3345-3355 Author Site , DOI
      Botti M, Kent B, Bucknall T, Duke M, Johnstone M-J, Considine J, Redley B, Hunter S, de Steiger R & Holcombe M 2014 'Development of a Management Algorithm for Post-operative Pain (MAPP) after total knee and total hip replacement: study rationale and design' IMPLEMENTATION SCIENCE 9, Author Site , DOI PEARL
      Bennett PN, Jaeschke S, Sinclair PM, Kerr PG, Holt S, Schoch M, Fortnum D, Ockerby C & Kent B 2014 'Increasing home dialysis knowledge through a web‐based e‐learning program' Nephrology 19, 345-351
      Street M, Considine J, Livingston P, Ottmann G & Kent B 2014 'In‐reach nursing services improve older patient outcomes and access to emergency care' Australasian journal on ageing , DOI
      Skouteris H, Nagle C, Fowler M, Kent B, Sahota P & Morris H 2014 'Interventions Designed to Promote Exclusive Breastfeeding in High-Income Countries: A Systematic Review' BREASTFEEDING MEDICINE 9, (3) 113-127 Author Site , DOI
      Schoch M, Bennett P, Fiolet R, Kent B & Au C 2014 'Renal access coordinators' impact on hemodialysis patient outcomes and associated service delivery: a systematic review' The JBI Database of Systematic Reviews and Implementation Reports 12, 319-353
      Gillespie BM, Chaboyer WP, McInnes E, Kent B, Whitty JA & Thalib L 2014 'Repositioning for pressure ulcer prevention in adults' Cochrane Database of Systematic Reviews 2014 , Issue 4. Art. No.: CD009958. DOI: 10.1002/14651858.CD009958.pub2. , DOI PEARL
      Damkliang J, Considine J, Kent B & Street M 2014 'Thai emergency nurses' perceptions of using an evidence-based care bundle for initial nursing management of patients with severe traumatic brain injury' INTERNATIONAL EMERGENCY NURSING 22, (4) 274-274 Author Site
      Freeman JA, Marsden J, Rapson R & Kent B 2014 'The clinical effectiveness and personal experience of supported standing for children with cerebral palsy: a comprehensive systematic review protocol' The JBI Database of Systematic Reviews and Implementation Reports 12, 101-118
      Paton JS, Collings R, Glasser S & Kent B 2014 'The effects of foot and ankle devices on balance, gait and falls in adults with sensory perception loss: a systematic review protocol' The JBI Database of Systematic Reviews and Implementation Reports 12, 74-91
      Morphet J, Considine J, Plummer V & Kent B 2014 'Transition to specialty practice programs in emergency nursing' INTERNATIONAL EMERGENCY NURSING 22, (4) 253-253 Author Site
      Damkliangmns J, Considine J, Kent B & Street M 2014 'Using an evidence-based care bundle to improve Thai emergency nurses' knowledge of care for patients with severe traumatic brain injury' International Journal of Evidence-Based Healthcare 12, PEARL
      Hill B, Skouteris H, McCabe M, Milgrom J, Kent B, Herring SJ, Hartley-Clark L & Gale J 2013 'A conceptual model of psychosocial risk and protective factors for excessive gestational weight gain' Midwifery 29, (2) 110-114 Author Site , DOI
      McCormack B, Rycroft-Malone J, DeCorby K, Hutchinson AM, Bucknall T, Kent B, Schultz A, Snelgrove-Clarke E, Stetler C & Titler M 2013 'A realist review of interventions and strategies to promote evidence-informed healthcare: a focus on change agency' IMPLEMENTATION SCIENCE 8, Author Site , DOI PEARL
      Zeng W, North N & Kent B 2013 'Family and social aspects associated with depression among older persons in a Chinese context' International Journal of Older People Nursing 8, (4) 299-308 , DOI
      Benett PN, Daly RM, Haines T, Barnard R, Ockerby C & Kent B 2013 'The impact of an exercise physiologist coordinated resistance exercise program on the physical function of people receiving hemodialysis: a stepped wedge randomised control study' BMC Nephrology 204, (14) Publisher Site PEARL
      Muhammad I, Moghimi FH, Taylor NJ, Redley B, Nguyen L, Stein M, Kent B, Botti M & Wickramasinghe N 2013 'Using ANT to Uncover the Full Potential of an Intelligent Operational Planning and Support Tool (IOPST) for Acute Healthcare Contexts' International Journal of Actor-Network Theory and Technological Innovation 5, (2) 29-49 , DOI
      Zeng W, North N & Kent B 2012 'A framework to understand depression among older persons' JOURNAL OF CLINICAL NURSING 21, (17-18) 2399-2409 Author Site , DOI
      Richardson K, Macleod R & Kent B 2012 'A Steinian approach to an empathic understanding of hope among patients and clinicians in the culture of palliative care' J Adv Nurs 68, (3) 686-694 Author Site , DOI
      Zeng W, North N & Kent B 2012 'Methodological Challenges to Research Among Chinese: Using Mixed Methods to Investigate Older Persons With Depression in Macau' JOURNAL OF MIXED METHODS RESEARCH 6, (3) 154-165 Author Site , DOI
      Kent B, Anderson NE & Owens RG 2012 'Nurses’ early experiences with patient death: The results of an on-line survey of Registered Nurses in New Zealand' International Journal of Nursing Studies 49, (10) 1255-1265 , DOI
      Skouteris H, McCabe M, Milgrom J, Kent B, Bruce LJ, Mihalopoulos C, Herring SJ, Barnett M, Patterson D & Teale G 2012 'Protocol for a randomized controlled trial of a specialized health coaching intervention to prevent excessive gestational weight gain and postpartum weight retention in women: the HIPP study' BMC Public Health 12, Author Site , DOI PEARL
      Rycroft-Malone J, McCormack B, Hutchinson AM, DeCorby K, Bucknall TK, Kent B, Schultz A, Snelgrove-Clarke E, Stetler CB & Titler M 2012 'Realist synthesis: illustrating the method for implementation research' Implement Sci 7, Author Site , DOI PEARL
      Street M, Eustace P, Livingston PM, Craike MJ, Kent B & Patterson D 2011 'Communication at the bedside to enhance patient care: A survey of nurses' experience and perspective of handover' INTERNATIONAL JOURNAL OF NURSING PRACTICE 17, (2) 133-140 Author Site , DOI
      Livingston PM, Salmon J, Courneya KS, Gaskin CJ, Craike M, Botti M, Broadbent S & Kent B 2011 'Efficacy of a referral and physical activity program for survivors of prostate cancer [ENGAGE]: rationale and design for a cluster randomised controlled trial' BMC Cancer 11, Author Site , DOI PEARL
      Kent BC, Wensley C, McAleer M, Savage S & Stewart J 2011 'Pain relief for the removal of femoral sheath after percutaneous coronary intervention' Cochrane Database of Systematic Reviews 2008 26, (4) , DOI
      Richardson K, Cert PG, MacLeod R & Kent B 2010 'Ever decreasing circles: terminal illness, empowerment and decision-making' J Prim Health Care 2, (2) 130-135 Author Site
      Skouteris H, Hartley-Clark L, McCabe M, Milgrom J, Kent B, Herring SJ & Gale J 2010 'Preventing excessive gestational weight gain: a systematic review of interventions' Obes Rev 11, (11) 757-768 Author Site , DOI
      McIntosh M, Brown R, Williamson P, Hams K & Kent B 2010 'Stand together and care collaborative project: Enhancing the therapeutic environment through graduate nurses' engagement and implementation of sensory modulation' INTERNATIONAL JOURNAL OF MENTAL HEALTH NURSING 19, A30-A30 Author Site
      Kent B, Hutchinson AM & Fineout-Overholt E 2009 'Getting Evidence into Practice-Understanding Knowledge Translation to Achieve Practice Change' Worldviews on Evidence-Based Nursing 6, (3) 183-185 , DOI
      Kent B, Hutchinson AM, Fineout-Overholt E & Williamson KM 2009 'Strategies for Translating Knowledge into Practice' Worldviews on Evidence-Based Nursing 6, (4) 246-249 , DOI
      Rowe J, McCall E & Kent B 2008 'Clinical effectiveness of barrier preparations in the prevention and treatment of nappy dermatitis in infants and preschool children of nappy age' Int J Evid Based Healthc 6, (1) 3-23 Author Site , DOI
      Fineout-Overholt E, O'Mathúna DP & Kent B 2008 'How Systematic Reviews Can Foster Evidence-Based Clinical Decisions' Worldviews on Evidence-Based Nursing 5, (1) 45-48 , DOI
      O'Mathúna DP, Fineout-Overholt E & Kent B 2008 'How Systematic Reviews can Foster Evidence-Based Clinical Decisions: Part II' Worldviews on Evidence-Based Nursing 5, (2) 102-107 , DOI
      Wensley CJ, Kent B, McAleer MB, Price SM & Stewart JT 2008 'Pain relief for the removal of femoral sheath in interventional cardiology adult patients' Cochrane Database Syst Rev (4) Author Site , DOI
      Fineout-Overholt E, Stillwell SB & Kent B 2008 'Teaching EBP through Problem-Based Learning' Worldviews on Evidence-Based Nursing 5, (4) 205-207 , DOI
      Kent B & Fineout-Overholt E 2008 'Using Meta-Synthesis to Facilitate Evidence-Based Practice' Worldviews on Evidence-Based Nursing 5, (3) 160-162 , DOI
      Kent B & Fineout-Overholt E 2007 'Teaching EBP: part 1. Making sense of clinical practice guidelines' Worldviews Evid Based Nurs 4, (2) 106-111 Author Site , DOI
      Kent B, Fineout-Overholt E & Wimpenny P 2007 'Teaching EBP: Part 2 ? Making Sense of Clinical Practice Guidelines' Worldviews on Evidence-Based Nursing 4, (3) 164-169 , DOI
      Kent B 2005 'Implementing the evidence - How warm is the climate?' WORLDVIEWS ON EVIDENCE-BASED NURSING 2, (3) 109-112 Author Site , DOI
      Kent BC 2004 'Protection behaviour: a phenomenon affecting organ and tissue donation in the 21st century?' Int J Nurs Stud 41, (3) 273-284 Author Site , DOI
      Kent B 2004 'Resources for Evidence-Based Practice' Worldviews on Evidence-Based Nursing 1, (4) 246-249 , DOI
      Kent B 2004 'Selective decontamination of the digestive tract reduced intensive care unit and hospital mortality in adults' Evid Based Nurs 7, (2) Author Site
      Brosnahan JE & Kent B 2004 'Short-Term Indwelling Catheters (A Systematic Review): Evidence for a Primarily Nursing Decision' Worldviews on Evidence-Based Nursing 1, (4) 228-228 , DOI
      Roberts G, Kent B, Prys D & Lewis R 2003 'Describing chronic pain: towards bilingual practice' Int J Nurs Stud 40, (8) 889-902 Author Site
      Kent B 2002 'Psychosocial factors influencing nurses’ involvement with organ and tissue donation' International Journal of Nursing Studies 39, (4) 429-440 , DOI
      Kent B 1997 'Understanding attitudes towards tissue donation' Prof Nurse 12, (7) 482-484 Author Site
      Kent B & Owens RG 1995 'Conflicting attitudes to corneal and organ donation: a study of nurses' attitudes to organ donation' Int J Nurs Stud 32, (5) 484-492 Author Site
      Books
      Kent B; McCormack B 2010 Clinical Context for Evidence-based Nursing Practice. Wiley-Blackwell The Evidence-Based Nursing Series Publisher Site
      Chapters
      Wickramasinghe N, Kent B, Moghimi FH, Stien M, Nguyen L, Redley B, Taylor N & Botti M 2014 'Using Technology Solutions to Streamline Healthcare Processes for Nursing: The Case of an Intelligent Operational Planning Support Tool (IOPST) Solution' Lean Thinking for Healthcare Springer New York 405-430
      Kent B & McCormack B 2013 'Applying research knowledge: evidence-based practice, practice development and knowledge translation' in Schneider Z; Whitehead D; LoBiondo-Wood G; Haber J Nursing and Midwifery Research: Methods and Appraisal for Evidence-Based Practice
      Kent B & McCormack B 2010 'Context in context' in Kent B; McCormack B Clinical Context for Evidence-based Nursing Practice
      Kent B & McCormack B 2010 'Context: overview and application' in Kent B; McCormack B Clinical Context for Evidence-based Nursing Practice.
      Kent BC, Bucknall T & Manley K 2008 'Evidence use and evidence generation in practice development' in Manley K; McCormack B; Wilson V International practice development in Nursing and Healthcare
      Kent B 2007 'Nursing assessment: respiratory system' in Edwards B; Brown DBHEBEEL Lewis's Medical-Surgical Nursing 2e Mosby
      Kent B 2007 'Nursing management: obstructive pulmonary diseases' in Edwards B; Brown DBHEBEEL Lewis's Medical-Surgical Nursing 2e Mosby
      Conference Papers
      Livingston T, Craike M, Salmon J, Courneya K, Gaskin C, Fraser S, Broadbent S, Mohebbi M, Botti M & Kent B 2014 'EFFECTS OF A CLINICIAN'S REFERRAL AND PHYSICAL ACTIVITY PROGRAM FOR MEN WHO HAVE COMPLETED TREATMENT FOR PROSTATE CANCER: A MULTICENTRE CLUSTER RANDOMIZED CONTROLLED TRIAL [ENGAGE]' ASIA-PACIFIC JOURNAL OF CLINICAL ONCOLOGY WILEY-BLACKWELL 111 RIVER ST, HOBOKEN 07030-5774, NJ USA 36-36
      Nolan M, Walker G, Nolan J, Williams S, Poland F, Curran F & Kent BC 1996 'Entry to care: Positive choice or fait accompli? Developing a more proactive nursing response to the needs of older people and their carers' 265-274 , DOI