Dr Stephen Mason PhD PGCHE BA(Hons)

Research & Development Lead Cardiovascular & Metabolic Medicine

    Publications

    2021

    A systematic scoping review of undergraduate medical ethics education programs from 1990 to 2020 (Journal article)

    Wong, M. K., Hong, D. Z. H., Wu, J., Ting, J. J. Q., Goh, J. L., Ong, Z. Y., . . . Radha Krishna, L. K. (2021). A systematic scoping review of undergraduate medical ethics education programs from 1990 to 2020. MEDICAL TEACHER. doi:10.1080/0142159X.2021.1970729

    DOI: 10.1080/0142159X.2021.1970729

    Experiences of preparing children for a death of an important adult during the COVID-19 pandemic: a mixed methods study (Journal article)

    Rapa, E., Hanna, J. R., Mayland, C. R., Mason, S., Moltrecht, B., & Dalton, L. J. (2021). Experiences of preparing children for a death of an important adult during the COVID-19 pandemic: a mixed methods study. BMJ OPEN, 11(8). doi:10.1136/bmjopen-2021-053099

    DOI: 10.1136/bmjopen-2021-053099

    Health and social care professionals' experiences of providing end of life care during the COVID-19 pandemic: A qualitative study (Journal article)

    Hanna, J. R., Rapa, E., Dalton, L. J., Hughes, R., Quarmby, L. M., McGlinchey, T., . . . Mason, S. R. (2021). Health and social care professionals' experiences of providing end of life care during the COVID-19 pandemic: A qualitative study. PALLIATIVE MEDICINE, 35(7), 1249-1257. doi:10.1177/02692163211017808

    DOI: 10.1177/02692163211017808

    Working in a care home during the COVID-19 pandemic: How has the pandemic changed working practices? (Journal article)

    Giebel, C., Hanna, K., Cannon, J., Shenton, J., Mason, S., Tetlow, H., . . . Gabbay, M. (2021). Working in a care home during the COVID-19 pandemic: How has the pandemic changed working practices?. doi:10.1101/2021.06.10.21258611

    DOI: 10.1101/2021.06.10.21258611

    Are public health measures and individualised care compatible in the face of a pandemic? A national observational study of bereaved relatives' experiences during the COVID-19 pandemic (Journal article)

    Mayland, C. R., Hughes, R., Lane, S., McGlinchey, T., Donnellan, W., Bennett, K., . . . Mason, S. R. (2021). Are public health measures and individualised care compatible in the face of a pandemic? A national observational study of bereaved relatives' experiences during the COVID-19 pandemic. PALLIATIVE MEDICINE, 35(8), 1480-1491. doi:10.1177/02692163211019885

    DOI: 10.1177/02692163211019885

    Are we allowed to visit now? Concerns and issues surrounding vaccination and infection risks in UK care homes during COVID-19 (Journal article)

    Giebel, C., Hanna, K., Cannon, J., Marlow, P., Tetlow, H., Mason, S., . . . Gabbay, M. (2021). Are we allowed to visit now? Concerns and issues surrounding vaccination and infection risks in UK care homes during COVID-19. doi:10.1101/2021.05.20.21257545

    DOI: 10.1101/2021.05.20.21257545

    A systematic scoping review of approaches to teaching and assessing empathy in medicine (Journal article)

    Zhou, Y. C., Tan, S. R., Tan, C. G. H., Ng, M. S. P., Lim, K. H., Tan, L. H. E., . . . Krishna, L. K. R. (2021). A systematic scoping review of approaches to teaching and assessing empathy in medicine. BMC MEDICAL EDUCATION, 21(1). doi:10.1186/s12909-021-02697-6

    DOI: 10.1186/s12909-021-02697-6

    Cultural implications for disclosure of diagnosis and prognosis toward terminally ill cancer patients in China: A literature review. (Journal article)

    Stocklassa, S., Zhang, S., Mason, S., & Elsner, F. (2021). Cultural implications for disclosure of diagnosis and prognosis toward terminally ill cancer patients in China: A literature review.. Palliative & supportive care, 1-7. doi:10.1017/s1478951521000535

    DOI: 10.1017/s1478951521000535

    A qualitative study of bereaved relatives' end of life experiences during the COVID-19 pandemic (Journal article)

    Hanna, J. R., Rapa, E., Dalton, L. J., Hughes, R., McGlinchey, T., Bennett, K. M., . . . Mayland, C. R. (2021). A qualitative study of bereaved relatives' end of life experiences during the COVID-19 pandemic. PALLIATIVE MEDICINE, 35(5), 843-851. doi:10.1177/02692163211004210

    DOI: 10.1177/02692163211004210

    A Qualitative Study Exploring Patient, Family Carer and Healthcare Professionals' Direct Experiences and Barriers to Providing and Integrating Palliative Care for Advanced Head and Neck Cancer (Journal article)

    Mayland, C. R., Doughty, H. C., Rogers, S. N., Gola, A., Mason, S., Hubbert, C., . . . Jack, B. A. (2021). A Qualitative Study Exploring Patient, Family Carer and Healthcare Professionals' Direct Experiences and Barriers to Providing and Integrating Palliative Care for Advanced Head and Neck Cancer. JOURNAL OF PALLIATIVE CARE, 36(2), 121-129. doi:10.1177/0825859720957817

    DOI: 10.1177/0825859720957817

    Impact of Caring for Terminally Ill Children on Physicians: A Systematic Scoping Review (Journal article)

    Ngiam, L. X. L., Ong, Y. T., Ng, J. X., Kuek, J. T. Y., Chia, J. L., Chan, N. P. X., . . . Krishna, L. K. R. (2021). Impact of Caring for Terminally Ill Children on Physicians: A Systematic Scoping Review. AMERICAN JOURNAL OF HOSPICE & PALLIATIVE MEDICINE, 38(4), 396-418. doi:10.1177/1049909120950301

    DOI: 10.1177/1049909120950301

    Status of palliative care education in Mainland China: A systematic review (Journal article)

    Willemsen, A. M., Mason, S., Zhang, S., & Elsner, F. (2021). Status of palliative care education in Mainland China: A systematic review. PALLIATIVE & SUPPORTIVE CARE, 19(2), 235-245. doi:10.1017/S1478951520000814

    DOI: 10.1017/S1478951520000814

    Virtual reality in specialist palliative care: a feasibility study to enable clinical practice adoption. (Journal article)

    Nwosu, A. C., Mills, M., Roughneen, S., Stanley, S., Chapman, L., & Mason, S. R. (2021). Virtual reality in specialist palliative care: a feasibility study to enable clinical practice adoption.. BMJ supportive & palliative care. doi:10.1136/bmjspcare-2020-002327

    DOI: 10.1136/bmjspcare-2020-002327

    Chinese medical teachers' cultural attitudes influence palliative care education: a qualitative study (Journal article)

    Willemsen, A. M., Paal, P., Zhang, S., Mason, S., & Elsner, F. (2021). Chinese medical teachers' cultural attitudes influence palliative care education: a qualitative study. BMC PALLIATIVE CARE, 20(1). doi:10.1186/s12904-020-00707-w

    DOI: 10.1186/s12904-020-00707-w

    The palliative care needs and experiences of people with advanced head and neck cancer: A scoping review (Journal article)

    Mayland, C. R., Ho, Q. M., Doughty, H. C., Rogers, S. N., Peddinti, P., Chada, P., . . . Dey, P. (2021). The palliative care needs and experiences of people with advanced head and neck cancer: A scoping review. PALLIATIVE MEDICINE, 35(1), 27-44. doi:10.1177/0269216320963892

    DOI: 10.1177/0269216320963892

    2020

    Development of an international Core Outcome Set (COS) for best care for the dying person: study protocol (Journal article)

    Zambrano, S. C., Haugen, D. F., van der Heide, A., Tripodoro, V. A., Ellershaw, J., Furst, C. J., . . . Consortium, I. (2020). Development of an international Core Outcome Set (COS) for best care for the dying person: study protocol. BMC PALLIATIVE CARE, 19(1). doi:10.1186/s12904-020-00654-6

    DOI: 10.1186/s12904-020-00654-6

    The impact of death and dying on the personhood of medical students: a systematic scoping review. (Journal article)

    Ho, C. Y., Kow, C. S., Chia, C. H. J., Low, J. Y., Lai, Y. H. M., Lauw, S. -K., . . . Krishna, L. K. R. (2020). The impact of death and dying on the personhood of medical students: a systematic scoping review.. BMC Medical Education, 20(1), 516. doi:10.1186/s12909-020-02411-y

    DOI: 10.1186/s12909-020-02411-y

    The impact of caring for dying patients in intensive care units on a physician's personhood: a systematic scoping review (Journal article)

    Kuek, J. T. Y., Ngiam, L. X. L., Kamal, N. H. A., Chia, J. L., Chan, N. P. X., Abdurrahman, A. B. H. M., . . . Krishna, L. K. R. (2020). The impact of caring for dying patients in intensive care units on a physician's personhood: a systematic scoping review. PHILOSOPHY ETHICS AND HUMANITIES IN MEDICINE, 15(1). doi:10.1186/s13010-020-00096-1

    DOI: 10.1186/s13010-020-00096-1

    Palliative care for all: An international health education challenge (Journal article)

    Mason, S., Paal, P., Elsner, F., Payne, C., Ling, J., Noguera, A., & Mosoiu, D. (2020). Palliative care for all: An international health education challenge. PALLIATIVE & SUPPORTIVE CARE, 18(6), 760-762. doi:10.1017/S1478951520000188

    DOI: 10.1017/S1478951520000188

    Examining the effect of non-specialised clinical rotations upon medical students' Thanatophobia and Self-efficacy in Palliative Care: a prospective observational study in two medical schools (Journal article)

    Gryschek, G., Cecilio-Fernandes, D., Moreira de Barros, G. A., Mason, S., & de Carvalho-Filho, M. A. (2020). Examining the effect of non-specialised clinical rotations upon medical students' Thanatophobia and Self-efficacy in Palliative Care: a prospective observational study in two medical schools. BMJ OPEN, 10(11). doi:10.1136/bmjopen-2020-041144

    DOI: 10.1136/bmjopen-2020-041144

    Assessing Professionalism in Medicine – A Scoping Review of Assessment Tools from 1990 to 2018 (Journal article)

    Tay, K. T., Ng, S., Hee, J. M., Chia, E. W. Y., Vythilingam, D., Ong, Y. T., . . . Krishna, L. K. R. (2020). Assessing Professionalism in Medicine – A Scoping Review of Assessment Tools from 1990 to 2018. Journal of Medical Education and Curricular Development, 7, 238212052095515. doi:10.1177/2382120520955159

    DOI: 10.1177/2382120520955159

    Interprofessional communication (IPC) for medical students: a scoping review (Journal article)

    Bok, C., Ng, C. H., Koh, J. W. H., Ong, Z. H., Ghazali, H. Z. B., Tan, L. H. E., . . . Krishna, L. K. R. (2020). Interprofessional communication (IPC) for medical students: a scoping review. BMC MEDICAL EDUCATION, 20(1). doi:10.1186/s12909-020-02296-x

    DOI: 10.1186/s12909-020-02296-x

    Enhancing Mentoring in Palliative Care: An Evidence Based Mentoring Framework (Journal article)

    Krishna, L. K. R., Tan, L. H. E., Ong, Y. T., Tay, K. T., Hee, J. M., Chiam, M., . . . Toh, Y. P. (2020). Enhancing Mentoring in Palliative Care: An Evidence Based Mentoring Framework. Journal of Medical Education and Curricular Development, 7, 238212052095764. doi:10.1177/2382120520957649

    DOI: 10.1177/2382120520957649

    A systematic scoping review of ethical issues in mentoring in medical schools (Journal article)

    Kow, C. S., Teo, Y. H., Teo, Y. N., Chua, K. Z. Y., Quah, E. L. Y., Kamal, N. H. B. A., . . . Krishna, L. K. R. (2020). A systematic scoping review of ethical issues in mentoring in medical schools. BMC Medical Education, 20. doi:10.1186/s12909-020-02169-3

    DOI: 10.1186/s12909-020-02169-3

    From European Association for Palliative Care Recommendations to a Blended, Standardized, Free-to-Access Undergraduate Curriculum in Palliative Medicine: The EDUPALL Project. (Journal article)

    Mason, S. R., Ling, J., Stanciulescu, L., Payne, C., Paal, P., Albu, S., . . . Mosoiu, D. (2020). From European Association for Palliative Care Recommendations to a Blended, Standardized, Free-to-Access Undergraduate Curriculum in Palliative Medicine: The EDUPALL Project.. Journal of palliative medicine. doi:10.1089/jpm.2020.0119

    DOI: 10.1089/jpm.2020.0119

    An evaluation of continuous subcutaneous infusions across seven NHS acute hospitals: is there potential for 48-hour infusions? (Journal article)

    Baker, J., Dickman, A., Mason, S., Bickerstaff, M., Jackson, R., McArdle, A., . . . Ellershaw, J. (2020). An evaluation of continuous subcutaneous infusions across seven NHS acute hospitals: is there potential for 48-hour infusions?. BMC PALLIATIVE CARE, 19(1). doi:10.1186/s12904-020-00611-3

    DOI: 10.1186/s12904-020-00611-3

    Evaluating assessment tools of the quality of clinical ethics consultations: a systematic scoping review from 1992 to 2019 (Journal article)

    Yoon, N. Y. S., Ong, Y. T., Yap, H. W., Tay, K. T., Lim, E. G., Cheong, C. W. S., . . . Krishna, L. K. R. (n.d.). Evaluating assessment tools of the quality of clinical ethics consultations: a systematic scoping review from 1992 to 2019. BMC Medical Ethics, 21. doi:10.1186/s12910-020-00492-4

    DOI: 10.1186/s12910-020-00492-4

    Assessing palliative care education in undergraduate medical students: translation and validation of the Self-Efficacy in Palliative Care and Thanatophobia Scales for Brazilian Portuguese. (Journal article)

    Gryschek, G., Cecilio-Fernandes, D., Mason, S., & de Carvalho-Filho, M. A. (2020). Assessing palliative care education in undergraduate medical students: translation and validation of the Self-Efficacy in Palliative Care and Thanatophobia Scales for Brazilian Portuguese.. BMJ open, 10(6), e034567. doi:10.1136/bmjopen-2019-034567

    DOI: 10.1136/bmjopen-2019-034567

    Structuring Mentoring in Medicine and Surgery. A Systematic Scoping Review of Mentoring Programs Between 2000 and 2019. (Journal article)

    Chua, W. J., Cheong, C. W. S., Lee, F. Q. H., Koh, E. Y. H., Toh, Y. P., Mason, S., & Krishna, L. K. R. (2020). Structuring Mentoring in Medicine and Surgery. A Systematic Scoping Review of Mentoring Programs Between 2000 and 2019.. The Journal of continuing education in the health professions, 40(3), 158-168. doi:10.1097/ceh.0000000000000308

    DOI: 10.1097/ceh.0000000000000308

    Combined novice, near-peer, e-mentoring palliative medicine program: A mixed method study in Singapore (Journal article)

    Krishna, L., Tay, K. T., Yap, H. W., Koh, Z. Y. K., Ng, Y. X., Ong, Y. T., . . . Toh, Y. P. (2020). Combined novice, near-peer, e-mentoring palliative medicine program: A mixed method study in Singapore. PLOS ONE, 15(6). doi:10.1371/journal.pone.0234322

    DOI: 10.1371/journal.pone.0234322

    Nurturing professionalism in medical schools. A systematic scoping review of training curricula between 1990-2019 (Journal article)

    Ong, Y. T., Kow, C. S., Teo, Y. H., Tan, L. H. E., Abdurrahman, A. B. H. M., Quek, N. W. S., . . . Radha Krishna, L. K. (2020). Nurturing professionalism in medical schools. A systematic scoping review of training curricula between 1990-2019. MEDICAL TEACHER, 42(6), 636-649. doi:10.1080/0142159X.2020.1724921

    DOI: 10.1080/0142159X.2020.1724921

    The Development and Design of a Framework to Match Mentees and Mentors Through a Systematic Review andThematic Analysis of Mentoring Programs Between 2000 and 2015 (Journal article)

    Hee, J., Toh, Y. L., Yap, H. W., Toh, Y. P., Kanesvaran, R., Mason, S., & Krishna, L. K. R. (2020). The Development and Design of a Framework to Match Mentees and Mentors Through a Systematic Review andThematic Analysis of Mentoring Programs Between 2000 and 2015. Mentoring & Tutoring: Partnership in Learning, 28(3), 340-364. doi:10.1080/13611267.2020.1778836

    DOI: 10.1080/13611267.2020.1778836

    Assessing mentoring: A scoping review of mentoring assessment tools in internal medicine between 1990 and 2019 (Journal article)

    Ng, Y. X., Koh, Z. Y. K., Yap, H. W., Tay, K. T., Tan, X. H., Ong, Y. T., . . . Krishna, L. (2020). Assessing mentoring: A scoping review of mentoring assessment tools in internal medicine between 1990 and 2019. PLOS ONE, 15(5). doi:10.1371/journal.pone.0232511

    DOI: 10.1371/journal.pone.0232511

    A systematic scoping review of ethical issues in mentoring in internal medicine, family medicine and academic medicine (Journal article)

    Cheong, C. W. S., Chia, E. W. Y., Tay, K. T., Chua, W. J., Lee, F. Q. H., Koh, E. Y. H., . . . Krishna, L. K. R. (2020). A systematic scoping review of ethical issues in mentoring in internal medicine, family medicine and academic medicine. ADVANCES IN HEALTH SCIENCES EDUCATION, 25(2), 415-439. doi:10.1007/s10459-019-09934-0

    DOI: 10.1007/s10459-019-09934-0

    Enhancing geriatric oncology training through a combination of novice mentoring and peer and near-peer mentoring: A thematic analysis of mentoring in medicine between 2000 and 2017 (Journal article)

    Lim, S. Y. S., Koh, E. Y. H., Tan, B. J. X., Toh, Y. P., Mason, S., & Krishna, L. K. R. (2020). Enhancing geriatric oncology training through a combination of novice mentoring and peer and near-peer mentoring: A thematic analysis of mentoring in medicine between 2000 and 2017. JOURNAL OF GERIATRIC ONCOLOGY, 11(4), 566-575. doi:10.1016/j.jgo.2019.09.008

    DOI: 10.1016/j.jgo.2019.09.008

    The Pivotal Role of Host Organizations in Enhancing Mentoring in Internal Medicine: A Scoping Review. (Journal article)

    Chia, E. W. Y., Tay, K. T., Xiao, S., Teo, Y. H., Ong, Y. T., Chiam, M., . . . Krishna, L. K. R. (2020). The Pivotal Role of Host Organizations in Enhancing Mentoring in Internal Medicine: A Scoping Review.. Journal of medical education and curricular development, 7, 2382120520956647. doi:10.1177/2382120520956647

    DOI: 10.1177/2382120520956647

    2019

    Educational roles as a continuum of mentoring's role in medicine - a systematic review and thematic analysis of educational studies from 2000 to 2018 (Journal article)

    Krishna, L. K. R., Renganathan, Y., Tay, K. T., Tan, B. J. X., Chong, J. Y., Ching, A. H., . . . Toh, Y. P. (2019). Educational roles as a continuum of mentoring's role in medicine - a systematic review and thematic analysis of educational studies from 2000 to 2018. BMC MEDICAL EDUCATION, 19(1). doi:10.1186/s12909-019-1872-8

    DOI: 10.1186/s12909-019-1872-8

    Understanding the Mentoring Environment Through Thematic Analysis of the Learning Environment in Medical Education: a Systematic Review (Journal article)

    Hee, J. M., Yap, H. W., Ong, Z. X., Quek, S. Q. M., Toh, Y. P., Mason, S., & Krishna, L. K. R. (2019). Understanding the Mentoring Environment Through Thematic Analysis of the Learning Environment in Medical Education: a Systematic Review. JOURNAL OF GENERAL INTERNAL MEDICINE, 34(10), 2190-2199. doi:10.1007/s11606-019-05000-y

    DOI: 10.1007/s11606-019-05000-y

    The developing and evaluation of an electronic tool to assess the effect of undergraduate training in palliative care: the electronic international medical education in palliative care (IMEP-e) assessment tool (Journal article)

    Rai, A., & Mason, S. (2019). The developing and evaluation of an electronic tool to assess the effect of undergraduate training in palliative care: the electronic international medical education in palliative care (IMEP-e) assessment tool. BMC PALLIATIVE CARE, 18(1). doi:10.1186/s12904-019-0460-3

    DOI: 10.1186/s12904-019-0460-3

    Robotic technology for palliative and supportive care: Strengths, weaknesses, opportunities and threats (Journal article)

    Nwosu, A. C., Sturgeon, B., McGlinchey, T., Goodwin, C. D. G., Behera, A., Mason, S., . . . Payne, T. R. (2019). Robotic technology for palliative and supportive care: Strengths, weaknesses, opportunities and threats. PALLIATIVE MEDICINE, 33(8), 1106-1113. doi:10.1177/0269216319857628

    DOI: 10.1177/0269216319857628

    Serious illness care Programme UK: assessing the "face validity', applicability and relevance of the serious illness conversation guide for use within the UK health care setting (Journal article)

    McGlinchey, T., Mason, S., Coackley, A., Roberts, A., Maguire, M., Sanders, J., . . . Kirkbride, P. (2019). Serious illness care Programme UK: assessing the "face validity', applicability and relevance of the serious illness conversation guide for use within the UK health care setting. BMC HEALTH SERVICES RESEARCH, 19. doi:10.1186/s12913-019-4209-8

    DOI: 10.1186/s12913-019-4209-8

    Mentoring stages: A study of undergraduate mentoring in palliative medicine in Singapore (Journal article)

    Krishna, L., Toh, Y. P., Mason, S., & Kanesvaran, R. (2019). Mentoring stages: A study of undergraduate mentoring in palliative medicine in Singapore. PLOS ONE, 14(4). doi:10.1371/journal.pone.0214643

    DOI: 10.1371/journal.pone.0214643

    Bioelectrical impedance vector analysis (BIVA) as a method to compare body composition differences according to cancer stage and type (Journal article)

    Nwosu, A. C., Mayland, C., Mason, S., Cox, T., Varro, A., Stanley, S., & Ellershaw, J. (n.d.). Bioelectrical impedance vector analysis (BIVA) as a method to compare body composition differences according to cancer stage and type. Clinical Nutrition ESPEN. doi:10.1016/j.clnesp.2019.02.006

    DOI: 10.1016/j.clnesp.2019.02.006

    Enhancing mentoring experiences through e-mentoring: a systematic scoping review of e-mentoring programs between 2000 and 2017 (Journal article)

    Chong, J. Y., Ching, A. H., Renganathan, Y., Lim, W. Q., Toh, Y. P., Mason, S. R., & Krishna, L. (2019). Enhancing mentoring experiences through e-mentoring: a systematic scoping review of e-mentoring programs between 2000 and 2017. Advances in Health Sciences Education. doi:10.1007/s10459-019-09883-8

    DOI: 10.1007/s10459-019-09883-8

    A Systematic Scoping Review of Ethical Issues in Mentoring in Surgery. (Journal article)

    Lee, F. Q. H., Chua, W. J., Cheong, C. W. S., Tay, K. T., Hian, E. K. Y., Chin, A. M. C., . . . Krishna, L. K. R. (n.d.). A Systematic Scoping Review of Ethical Issues in Mentoring in Surgery.. Journal of Medical Education and Curricular Development, 6, 2382120519888915. doi:10.1177/2382120519888915

    DOI: 10.1177/2382120519888915

    A scoping review of mentor training programs in medicine between 1990 and 2017 (Journal article)

    Sheri, K., Too, J. Y. J., Chuah, S. E. L., Toh, Y. P., Mason, S., & Krishna, L. K. R. (2019). A scoping review of mentor training programs in medicine between 1990 and 2017. MEDICAL EDUCATION ONLINE, 24(1). doi:10.1080/10872981.2018.1555435

    DOI: 10.1080/10872981.2018.1555435

    2018

    Wearable smartwatch technology to monitor symptoms in advanced illness (Journal article)

    Nwosu, A. C., Quinn, C., Samuels, J., Mason, S., & Payne, T. R. (2018). Wearable smartwatch technology to monitor symptoms in advanced illness. BMJ SUPPORTIVE & PALLIATIVE CARE, 8(2), 237. doi:10.1136/bmjspcare-2017-001445

    DOI: 10.1136/bmjspcare-2017-001445

    The current evidence base for the feasibility of 48-hour continuous subcutaneous infusions (CSCIs): A systematically-structured review (Journal article)

    Baker, J., Dickman, A., Mason, S., & Ellershaw, J. (2018). The current evidence base for the feasibility of 48-hour continuous subcutaneous infusions (CSCIs): A systematically-structured review. PLOS ONE, 13(3). doi:10.1371/journal.pone.0194236

    DOI: 10.1371/journal.pone.0194236

    Big Data analysis to improve care for people living with serious illness: The potential to use new emerging technology in palliative care (Journal article)

    Nwosu, A. C., Collins, B., & Mason, S. (2018). Big Data analysis to improve care for people living with serious illness: The potential to use new emerging technology in palliative care. PALLIATIVE MEDICINE, 32(1), 164-166. doi:10.1177/0269216317726250

    DOI: 10.1177/0269216317726250

    2017

    How well do we currently care for our dying patients in acute hospitals: the views of the bereaved relatives? (Journal article)

    Mayland, C. R., Mulholland, H., Gambles, M., Ellershaw, J., & Stewart, K. (2017). How well do we currently care for our dying patients in acute hospitals: the views of the bereaved relatives?. BMJ SUPPORTIVE & PALLIATIVE CARE, 7(3), 316-325. doi:10.1136/bmjspcare-2014-000810

    DOI: 10.1136/bmjspcare-2014-000810

    The University of Liverpool Scholar Programme: an opportunity to develop clinical academics within undergraduate training (Conference Paper)

    Bains, S., Rai, A., Cassidy, D., Nwosu, A. C., Ellershaw, J., & Mason, S. (2017). The University of Liverpool Scholar Programme: an opportunity to develop clinical academics within undergraduate training. In AMEE 2017 Conference: An International Association for Medical Education. Helsinki, Finland.

    Robotic technology and palliative care education: the development of a Nao computer program. (Conference Paper)

    Sturgeon, B., Payne, T. R., Mason, S., & Nwosu, A. C. (2017). Robotic technology and palliative care education: the development of a Nao computer program.. In The 15th World Congress of the European Association for Palliative Care. Madrid, Spain.

    A systematically structured review of biomarkers of dying in cancer patients in the last months of life; An exploration of the biology of dying (Journal article)

    Reid, V. L., McDonald, R., Nwosu, A. C., Mason, S. R., Probert, C., Ellershaw, J. E., & Coyle, S. (2017). A systematically structured review of biomarkers of dying in cancer patients in the last months of life; An exploration of the biology of dying. PLOS ONE, 12(4). doi:10.1371/journal.pone.0175123

    DOI: 10.1371/journal.pone.0175123

    A systematically structured review on biomarkers of dying in cancer patients at the end of life; an exploration of potential mechanisms for the biology of dying (Conference Paper)

    Reid, V., McDonald, R., Nwosu, A. C., Mason, S., Probert, C., Ellershaw, J., & Coyle, S. (2017). A systematically structured review on biomarkers of dying in cancer patients at the end of life; an exploration of potential mechanisms for the biology of dying. In BMJ Supportive and Palliative Care Vol. Volume 7. Belfast Waterfront: BMJ Publishing Group.

    The development of a framework to personalise hydration management in cancer care: the use of non-invasive technology to evaluate fluid status and dehydration-related symptoms (Conference Paper)

    Nwosu, A. C., mayland, C., mason, S., Benze, G., Nauck, F., Armour, K., . . . Ellershaw, J. (2017). The development of a framework to personalise hydration management in cancer care: the use of non-invasive technology to evaluate fluid status and dehydration-related symptoms. In BMJ Supportive and Palliative Care Vol. Volume 7. Belfast Waterfront: BMJ Publishing Group.

    Identification of drug combinations administered by continuous subcutaneous infusion that require analysis for compatibility and stability. (Journal article)

    Dickman, A., Bickerstaff, M., Jackson, R., Schneider, J., Mason, S., & Ellershaw, J. (2017). Identification of drug combinations administered by continuous subcutaneous infusion that require analysis for compatibility and stability. BMC PALLIATIVE CARE, 16. doi:10.1186/s12904-017-0195-y

    DOI: 10.1186/s12904-017-0195-y

    O-7 Robotic technology and palliative care education: the development of a ‘nao robot’ computer program (Journal article)

    Sturgeon, B., Payne, T., Mason, S., & Nwosu, A. (2017). O-7 Robotic technology and palliative care education: the development of a ‘nao robot’ computer program. BMJ Supportive & Palliative Care, 7(Suppl 1), A2.4-A3. doi:10.1136/bmjspcare-2017-00133.7

    DOI: 10.1136/bmjspcare-2017-00133.7

    P-26 Challenging the pressure on nhs resources: could 48-hour continuous subcutaneous infusions (CSCIS) help? a systematically-structured review of the current evidence base (Conference Paper)

    Baker, J., Dickman, A., Mason, S., Ellershaw, J., Skipper, P., & Schneider, J. (2017). P-26 Challenging the pressure on nhs resources: could 48-hour continuous subcutaneous infusions (CSCIS) help? a systematically-structured review of the current evidence base. In BMJ Supportive & Palliative Care Vol. 7 (pp. A9.3-A10). BMJ. doi:10.1136/bmjspcare-2017-00133.26

    DOI: 10.1136/bmjspcare-2017-00133.26

    P-27 The frequency at which doses and drugs administered by cscis are changed: a service evaluation of clinical practice in the united kingdom (Conference Paper)

    Baker, J., Dickman, A., Mason, S., Ellershaw, J., Skipper, P., & Schneider, J. (2017). P-27 The frequency at which doses and drugs administered by cscis are changed: a service evaluation of clinical practice in the united kingdom. In BMJ Supportive & Palliative Care Vol. 7 (pp. A10.1-A10). BMJ. doi:10.1136/bmjspcare-2017-00133.27

    DOI: 10.1136/bmjspcare-2017-00133.27

    2016

    Collecting biological material from palliative care patients in the last weeks of life: a feasibility study (Journal article)

    Coyle, S., Scott, A., Nwosu, A. C., Latten, R., Wilson, J., Mayland, C. R., . . . Ellershaw, J. (2016). Collecting biological material from palliative care patients in the last weeks of life: a feasibility study. BMJ OPEN, 6(11). doi:10.1136/bmjopen-2016-011763

    DOI: 10.1136/bmjopen-2016-011763

    The Association of Hydration Status with Physical Signs, Symptoms and Survival in Advanced Cancer-The Use of Bioelectrical Impedance Vector Analysis (BIVA) Technology to Evaluate Fluid Volume in Palliative Care: An Observational Study (Journal article)

    Nwosu, A. C., Mayland, C. R., Mason, S., Cox, T. F., Varro, A., & Ellershaw, J. (2016). The Association of Hydration Status with Physical Signs, Symptoms and Survival in Advanced Cancer-The Use of Bioelectrical Impedance Vector Analysis (BIVA) Technology to Evaluate Fluid Volume in Palliative Care: An Observational Study. PLOS ONE, 11(9). doi:10.1371/journal.pone.0163114

    DOI: 10.1371/journal.pone.0163114

    Longitudinal bioimpedance assessments to evaluate hydration in POEMS syndrome (Journal article)

    Nwosu, A. C., Morris, L., Mayland, C., Mason, S., Pettitt, A., & Ellershaw, J. (2016). Longitudinal bioimpedance assessments to evaluate hydration in POEMS syndrome. BMJ SUPPORTIVE & PALLIATIVE CARE, 6(3), 369-372. doi:10.1136/bmjspcare-2015-000991

    DOI: 10.1136/bmjspcare-2015-000991

    The use of reflective diaries in end of life training programmes: a study exploring the impact of self-reflection on the participants in a volunteer training programme (Journal article)

    Germain, A., Nolan, K., Doyle, R., Mason, S., Gambles, M., Chen, H., . . . Ellershaw, J. (2016). The use of reflective diaries in end of life training programmes: a study exploring the impact of self-reflection on the participants in a volunteer training programme. BMC PALLIATIVE CARE, 15. doi:10.1186/s12904-016-0096-5

    DOI: 10.1186/s12904-016-0096-5

    2015

    Social media and palliative medicine: a retrospective 2-year analysis of global Twitter data to evaluate the use of technology to communicate about issues at the end of life (Journal article)

    Nwosu, A. C., Debattista, M., Rooney, C., & Mason, S. (2015). Social media and palliative medicine: a retrospective 2-year analysis of global Twitter data to evaluate the use of technology to communicate about issues at the end of life. BMJ SUPPORTIVE & PALLIATIVE CARE, 5(2), 207-212. doi:10.1136/bmjspcare-2014-000701

    DOI: 10.1136/bmjspcare-2014-000701

    2014

    Caring for those who die at home: the use and validation of 'Care Of the Dying Evaluation' (CODE) with bereaved relatives. (Journal article)

    Mayland, C. R., Lees, C., Germain, A., Jack, B. A., Cox, T. F., Mason, S. R., . . . Ellershaw, J. E. (2014). Caring for those who die at home: the use and validation of 'Care Of the Dying Evaluation' (CODE) with bereaved relatives.. BMJ supportive & palliative care, 4(2), 167-174. doi:10.1136/bmjspcare-2013-000596

    DOI: 10.1136/bmjspcare-2013-000596

    Developing a complex intervention to improve advance care planning for care home residents (Journal article)

    McGlinchey, T., Mason, S., Saltmarsh, P., Gambles, M., Corcoran, G., Bancroft, R., & Ellershaw, J. E. (2014). Developing a complex intervention to improve advance care planning for care home residents. European Journal of Palliative Care, 21(4), 173-176.

    Introducing the EAPC steering group on medical education and training (Journal article)

    Elsner, F., Mason, S., Blumhuber, H., Centeno, C., Cetto, G., De Conno, F., . . . Larkin, P. (2014). Introducing the EAPC steering group on medical education and training. European Journal of Palliative Care, 21(4), 193-195.

    2013

    The evaluation of a peer-led question-writing task (Journal article)

    Nwosu, A., Mason, S., Roberts, A., & Hugel, H. (2013). The evaluation of a peer-led question-writing task. The Clinical Teacher, 10(3), 151-154. doi:10.1111/j.1743-498x.2012.00632.x

    DOI: 10.1111/j.1743-498x.2012.00632.x

    The evaluation of a peer-led question-writing task. (Journal article)

    Nwosu, A., Mason, S., Roberts, A., & Hugel, H. (2013). The evaluation of a peer-led question-writing task.. The clinical teacher, 10(3), 151-154. doi:10.1111/j.1743-498x.2012.00632.x

    DOI: 10.1111/j.1743-498x.2012.00632.x

    Hydration in Advanced Cancer: Can Bioelectrical Impedance Analysis Improve the Evidence Base? A Systematic Review of the Literature (Journal article)

    Nwosu, A. C., Mayland, C. R., Mason, S. R., Khodabukus, A. F., Varro, A., & Ellershaw, J. E. (2013). Hydration in Advanced Cancer: Can Bioelectrical Impedance Analysis Improve the Evidence Base? A Systematic Review of the Literature. JOURNAL OF PAIN AND SYMPTOM MANAGEMENT, 46(3), 433-+. doi:10.1016/j.jpainsymman.2012.08.018

    DOI: 10.1016/j.jpainsymman.2012.08.018

    Patients want to be involved in end-of-life care research. (Journal article)

    Nwosu, A. C., Mayland, C. R., Mason, S., Varro, A., & Ellershaw, J. E. (2013). Patients want to be involved in end-of-life care research.. BMJ supportive & palliative care, 3(4), 457. doi:10.1136/bmjspcare-2013-000537

    DOI: 10.1136/bmjspcare-2013-000537

    2012

    OPCARE9 - Future directions for optimising the care of cancer patients in the last days of life (Journal article)

    Mason, S., & Ellershaw, J. E. (2012). OPCARE9 - Future directions for optimising the care of cancer patients in the last days of life. European Journal of Palliative Care, 19(4), 181-184.

    OPCARE9 - How to develop junior researchers in palliative care projects (Journal article)

    Benedetti, F. D., Raijmakers, N. J. H., Bragg, C., Galushko, M., Jorge, M., Hagelin, C. L., . . . Lindqvist, O. (2012). OPCARE9 - How to develop junior researchers in palliative care projects. European Journal of Palliative Care, 19(3), 127-130.

    OPCARE9 work package 5 - The role of volunteers (Journal article)

    Smeding, R., & Mason, S. (2012). OPCARE9 work package 5 - The role of volunteers. European Journal of Palliative Care, 19(3), 124-126.

    Palliative medicine and smartphones: an opportunity for innovation? (Journal article)

    Nwosu, A. C., & Mason, S. (2012). Palliative medicine and smartphones: an opportunity for innovation?. BMJ supportive & palliative care, 2(1), 75-77. doi:10.1136/bmjspcare-2011-000151

    DOI: 10.1136/bmjspcare-2011-000151

    OPCARE9 - Optimising research for cancer patient care in the last days of life (Journal article)

    Mason, S., Dowson, J., Gambles, M., & Ellershaw, J. E. (2012). OPCARE9 - Optimising research for cancer patient care in the last days of life. European Journal of Palliative Care, 19(1), 17-19.

    OPCARE9: A European collaboration to optimise research for the care of cancer patients in the last days of life (Report)

    Mason, S., Dowson, J., Gambles, M., & Ellershaw, J. E. (2012). OPCARE9: A European collaboration to optimise research for the care of cancer patients in the last days of life. Brussels: European Commision.

    2010

    Undergraduate training in palliative medicine: is more necessarily better? (Journal article)

    Mason, S. R., & Ellershaw, J. E. (2010). Undergraduate training in palliative medicine: is more necessarily better?. PALLIATIVE MEDICINE, 24(3), 306-309. doi:10.1177/0269216309351867

    DOI: 10.1177/0269216309351867

    Undergraduate training in palliative medicine: is more necessarily better (Journal article)

    Mason, S. R., & Ellershaw, J. E. (2010). Undergraduate training in palliative medicine: is more necessarily better. Palliative Medicine, 24, 75-77.

    2009

    A longitudinal evaluation of undergraduate education in palliative medicine using self-efficacy theory (Thesis / Dissertation)

    Mason, S. R. (2009). A longitudinal evaluation of undergraduate education in palliative medicine using self-efficacy theory. (PhD Thesis, University of Liverpool).

    Use of microsurgery in lymphoedema management (Journal article)

    Mitford, A., & Mason, S. (2009). Use of microsurgery in lymphoedema management. European Journal of Palliative Care, 16(1), 12-15.

    2008

    Preparing for palliative medicine; evaluation of an education programme for fourth year medical undergraduates (Journal article)

    Mason, S. R., & Ellershaw, J. E. (2008). Preparing for palliative medicine; evaluation of an education programme for fourth year medical undergraduates. PALLIATIVE MEDICINE, 22(6), 687-692. doi:10.1177/0269216308090070

    DOI: 10.1177/0269216308090070

    2004

    Assessing undergraduate palliative care education: validity and reliability of two scales examining perceived efficacy and outcome expectancies in palliative care (Journal article)

    Mason, S., & Ellershaw, J. (2004). Assessing undergraduate palliative care education: validity and reliability of two scales examining perceived efficacy and outcome expectancies in palliative care. MEDICAL EDUCATION, 38(10), 1103-1110. doi:10.1111/j.1365-2929.2004.01960.x

    DOI: 10.1111/j.1365-2929.2004.01960.x

    Reactions to disability in patients with early versus established rheumatoid arthritis (Journal article)

    Treharne, G. J., Lyons, A. C., Booth, D. A., Mason, S. R., & Kitas, G. D. (2004). Reactions to disability in patients with early versus established rheumatoid arthritis. Scandinavian Journal of Rheumatology, 33(1), 30-38. doi:10.1080/03009740310004685

    DOI: 10.1080/03009740310004685

    Suicidal intent in the palliative care setting (Journal article)

    Mayland, C. R., & Mason, S. R. (2004). Suicidal intent in the palliative care setting. JOURNAL OF PALLIATIVE CARE, 20(2), 119-120. doi:10.1177/082585970402000210

    DOI: 10.1177/082585970402000210

    2002

    Longitudinal evaluation of undergraduate palliative care education (Journal article)

    Mason, S. R., & Ellershaw, J. E. (2002). Longitudinal evaluation of undergraduate palliative care education. Palliative Medicine, 3(14), 246.