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Debbie Tolson

Professor, PhD MSc BSc(Hons) PFHEA RGN, Alzheimer Scotland Professor of Dementia, Assistant Dean Research and Enterprise

20072018
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Research Output 2007 2018

2018
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Caregivers
Dementia
Cross-Sectional Studies
Psychology
Analysis of Variance
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Dementia in the workplace case study research: understanding the experiences of individuals, colleagues, and managers

Ritchie, L., Tolson, D. & Danson, M., 31 Oct 2018, In : Ageing & Society. 38, 10, p. 2146-2175

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

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dementia
Workplace
Dementia
workplace
manager
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Employer Responses to Dementia in the Workplace A Report to the Carnegie Trust for the Universities of Scotland

Stavert, J., Ritchie, L., Danson, M., Egdell, V., Cook, M. & Tolson, D., 20 Mar 2018, The Carnegie Trust. 84 p.

Research output: Book/ReportCommissioned report

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ES1D: A deep network for EEG-based subject identification

Arnau González, P., Katsigiannis, S., Ramzan, N., Tolson, D. & Arevalillo-Herráez, M., 11 Jan 2018, IEEE 17th International Conference on Bioinformatics and Bioengineering (BIBE), 2017 . IEEE, (IEEE International Conference on Bioinformatics and Bioengineering (BIBE)).

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

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Experiences of advanced dementia care in seven European countries: implications for educating the workforce

Lillo-Crespo, M., Riqelme Galindo, J., MacRae, R., de Abreu, W., Hanson, E., Holmerova, I., Cabanero, M. J., Ferrer, R. & Tolson, D., 13 Aug 2018, In : Global Health Action. 11, 12 p., 1478686.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
Dementia
Caregivers
Education
Early Diagnosis
Learning

Nurses’ recognition of hospitalized older patients with delirium and cognitive impairment using the Delirium Observation Screening Scale: a prospective comparison study

Hasemann, W., Tolson, D., Godwin, J., Spirig, R., Frei, I. A. & Kressig, R. W., 29 Nov 2018, In : Journal of Gerontological Nursing. 44, 12, p. 35-43 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
Delirium
Nurses
Observation
Prospective Studies
Confusion

The provision of accredited Higher Education on dementia in six European countries: an exploratory study

Hvalič-Touzery, S., Skela-Savič, B., MacRae, R., Waugh, A., Tolson, D., Hellström, A., Abreu, W. & Pesjak, K., 1 Jan 2018, In : Nurse Education Today. 60, p. 161-169 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

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dementia
Dementia
Education
education
Delivery of Health Care

The relationship between frailty, functional dependence, and healthcare needs among community dwelling people with moderate to severe dementia

Abreu, W., Tolson, D., Jackson, G., Staines, H. & Costa, N., 7 Nov 2018, In : Health & social care in the community. 27, 3, 12 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Independent Living
dementia
Dementia
Delivery of Health Care
community
2017

Being Home: Housing and Dementia in Scotland (2017)

Brown, M., Tolson, S., Ritchie, L., Sharp, B., Syme, K., James, K. & Tolson, D., Jun 2017, Lanarkshire: University of the West of Scotland. 102 p.

Research output: Book/ReportCommissioned report

Open Access
Dementia
Practice Guidelines
Education
Health Priorities
Professional Education
Dementia
Education
Health Priorities
Quality of Health Care
Practice Guidelines
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Developing evidence for football reminiscence interventions within long-term care: a co-operative approach applied in Scotland and Spain

Coll-Planas, L., Watchman, K., Doménech, S., McGillivray, D., O'Donnell, H. & Tolson, D., 1 Apr 2017, In : Journal of the American Medical Directors Association. 18, 4, p. 355-360

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

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Football
Scotland
Long-Term Care
Spain
Dementia

Improving Advanced Dementia Care: An Interprofesssional Palliare Learning Framework

Tolson, D., Holmerova, I., MacRae, R., Waugh, A., Hvalič-Touzery, S., de Abreu, W., Lillo-Crespo, M., Merta, A. & Hanson, E., 4 May 2017, In : Journal of the American Medical Directors Association.

Research output: Contribution to journalEditorial

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Understanding the experience of advanced dementia care in Europe: developing comparative case studies

Riqelme Galindo, J., Lillo-Crespo, M., Tolson, D., MacRae, R. & Sierras, C., 8 Feb 2017.

Research output: Contribution to conferencePaper

2016

A before and after study of a nurse led comprehensive delirium management programme (DemDel) for older acute care inpatients with cognitive impairment

Hasemann, W., Tolson, D., Godwin, J., Spirig, R., Frei, I. A. & Kressig, R. W., Jan 2016, In : International journal of nursing studies. 53, p. 27 - 38

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Delirium
Inpatients
Nurses
Cognitive Dysfunction
Patients' Rooms

Achieving Prudent Dementia Care (Palliare): an international policy and practice imperative

Tolson, D., Flemming, A., Hanson, E., de Abreu, W., Lillo Crespo, M., MacRae, R., Jackson, G., Hvalic Touzery, S., Holmerova, I. & Routasalo, P., 31 Dec 2016, In : International Journal of Integrated Care.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
Palliative Care
dementia
Dementia
Delivery of Health Care
Quality of Health Care
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Workplace
Dementia
Interviews
Organizational Culture
Pensions
Problem-Based Learning
Practice Guidelines
Dementia
Learning
Health

Dementia Palliare Best Practice Statement

Holmerova, I., Waugh, A., MacRae, R., Veprkova, R., Sandvide, A., Hanson, E., Jackson, G., Watchman, K. & Tolson, D., Jan 2016, University of the West of Scotland.

Research output: Other contribution

Open Access
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SolCos model-based individual reminiscence for older adults with mild to moderate dementia in nursing homes: a randomized controlled intervention study

Van Bogaert, P., Tolson, D., Eerlingen, R., Carvers, D., Wouters, K., Paque, K., Timmermans, O., Dilles, T. & Engelborghs, S., Nov 2016, In : Journal of Psychiatric and Mental Health Nursing. 23, 9-10, p. 568-575

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

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Nursing Homes
Dementia
Volunteers
Therapeutics
Depression
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The extended palliative phase of dementia: an integrative literature review

Hanson, E., Hellstrom, A., Sandvide, A., Jackson, G., MacRae, R., Waugh, A., Abreu, W. & Tolson, D., 26 Jul 2016, In : Dementia: The International Journal of Social Research and Practice.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

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dementia
literature
educational opportunity
planning
human being
2015

An international definition for "nursing home"

Sanford, A. M., Orrell, M., Tolson, D., Abbatecola, A. M., Arai, H., Bauer, J. M., Cruz-Jentoft, A. J., Dong, B., Ga, H., Goel, A., Hajjar, R., Holmerova, I., Katz, P. R., Koopmans, R. T. C. M., Rolland, Y., Visvanathan, R., Woo, J., Morley, J. E. & Vellas, B., Mar 2015, In : Journal of the American Medical Directors Association. 16, 3, p. 181-4 4 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Nursing Homes
Geriatrics

Dementia in the workplace: a review

Ritchie, L., Banks, P., Danson, M., Tolson, D. & Borrowman, F., 2015, In : Journal of Public Mental Health. 14, 1, p. 24-34 11 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Workplace
Dementia
Interviews
Research
Allied Health Personnel
2014

Baseball reminiscence league: a model for supporting persons with dementia

Wingbermuehle, C., Bryer, D., Berg-Weger, M., Tumosa, N., McGillick, J., Rodriguez, C., Gill, D., Wilson, N., Leonard, K. & Tolson, D., Feb 2014, In : Journal of the American Medical Directors Association. 15, 2, p. 85-9 5 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Baseball
Dementia
Quality of Life
Socialization
Therapeutics
Learning Disorders
Disabled Children
Scotland
learning disability
Caregivers

International survey of nursing home research priorities

Morley, J. E., Caplan, G., Cesari, M., Dong, B., Flaherty, J. H., Grossberg, G. T., Holmerova, I., Katz, P. R., Koopmans, R., Little, M. O., Martin, F., Orrell, M., Ouslander, J., Rantz, M., Resnick, B., Rolland, Y., Tolson, D., Woo, J. & Vellas, B., May 2014, In : Journal of the American Medical Directors Association. 15, 5, p. 309-12 4 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Nursing Research
Nursing Homes
Research
Dementia
Polypharmacy

Quality of life and care in the nursing home

Tolson, D., Dewar, B. & Jackson, G. A., Mar 2014, In : Journal of the American Medical Directors Association. 15, 3, p. 154-7 4 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

The International Association of Gerontology and Geriatrics (IAGG) nursing home initiative

Rolland, Y., Tolson, D., Morley, J. E. & Vellas, B., May 2014, In : Journal of the American Medical Directors Association. 15, 5, p. 307-8 2 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

2013

A feasibility study of transcutaneous posterior tibial nerve stimulation for bladder and bowel dysfunction in elderly adults in residential care

Booth, J., Hagen, S., McClurg, D., Norton, C., MacInnes, C., Collins, B., Donaldson, C. & Tolson, D., Apr 2013, In : Journal of the American Medical Directors Association. 14, 4, p. 270-4 5 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Tibial Nerve
Feasibility Studies
Urinary Bladder
Home Care Services
Fecal Incontinence

An international survey of nursing homes

Tolson, D., Rolland, Y., Katz, P. R., Woo, J., Morley, J. E. & Vellas, B., Jul 2013, In : Journal of the American Medical Directors Association. 14, 7, p. 459-62 4 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Nursing Homes
Nursing Models
Physicians
Home Care Services
Nursing Care

Effects of SolCos model-based individual reminiscence on older adults with mild to moderate dementia due to Alzheimer disease: a pilot study

Van Bogaert, P., Van Grinsven, R., Tolson, D., Wouters, K., Engelborghs, S. & Van der Mussele, S., Jul 2013, In : Journal of the American Medical Directors Association. 14, 7, p. 528.e9-13

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Dementia
Alzheimer Disease
Control Groups
Depression
Cognition

Nursing home care

Morley, J. E., Tolson, D., Ouslander, J. G. & Vellas, B. J., 2013, New York: McGraw Hill Open University Press.

Research output: Book/ReportBook

Home Care Services
Nursing Care
Nursing Homes
Geriatrics
Independent Living

Older people's views on what they need to successfully adjust to life with a hearing aid

Kelly, T. B., Tolson, D., Day, T., McColgan, G., Kroll, T. & Maclaren, W., May 2013, In : Health & social care in the community. 21, 3, p. 293-302 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Hearing Aids
Focus Groups
stakeholder
Audiology
Waiting Lists
2012

An evidence-based team approach to optimal wellness

Lange, J. W. & Tolson, D., 2012, The nurse's role in promoting optimal health of older adults: thriving in the wisdom years. Lange, J. W. (ed.). Philadelphia: F.A. Davis Co, p. xxiii, 443 p. : ill. (some col.), maps (some col.) ; 26 cm.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

Communication

Tolson, D. & Brown Wilson, C., 2012, Nursing older adults. Reed, J., Clarke, C. L. & Macfarlane, A. (eds.). Maidenhead: McGraw Hill Open University Press, p. xvii, 297 p. : ill. ; 25 cm.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

Football reminiscence for men with dementia: lessons from a realistic evaluation

Tolson, D. & Schofield, I., Mar 2012, In : Nursing inquiry. 19, 1, p. 63-70 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Football
Dementia
Behavioral Symptoms
Pleasure
Nursing Homes
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Harnessing the heritage of football: Creating meaningful activities and therapeutic reminiscence work with people with dementia

Tolson, D., Lowndes, A., O'Donnell, H., McGillivray, D., Kinnaird, L. & Morley, J., 30 Nov 2012, Glasgow: Glasgow Caledonian University . 95 p.

Research output: Book/ReportCommissioned report

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How nurses understand and care for older people with delirium in the acute hospital: a Critical Discourse Analysis

Schofield, I., Tolson, D. & Fleming, V., Jun 2012, In : Nursing inquiry. 19, 2, p. 165-76 12 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Delirium
Nurses
Nursing
Risk Reduction Behavior
Patient Safety

Increasing awareness of the factors producing falls: the mini falls assessment

Morley, J. E., Rolland, Y., Tolson, D. & Vellas, B., Feb 2012, In : Journal of the American Medical Directors Association. 13, 2, p. 87-90 4 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Physical restraints: abusive and harmful

Tolson, D. & Morley, J. E., May 2012, In : Journal of the American Medical Directors Association. 13, 4, p. 311-3 3 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

2011

Advanced practice nurses and attending physicians: a collaboration to improve quality of care in the nursing home

Philpot, C., Tolson, D. & Morley, J. E., Mar 2011, In : Journal of the American Medical Directors Association. 12, 3, p. 161-5 5 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Advancing nursing home practice: the International Association of Geriatrics and Gerontology Recommendations

Tolson, D., Morley, J. E., Rolland, Y. & Vellas, B., 20 Apr 2011, In : Geriatric Nursing. 32, 3, p. 195-7 3 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Nursing Homes
Geriatrics
Advisory Committees
Long-Term Care
Home Care Services

A global agenda for clinical research and quality of care in nursing homes

Tolson, D., Rolland, Y., Andrieu, S., Aquino, J-P., Beard, J., Benetos, A., Berrut, G., Coll-Planas, L., Dong, B., Forette, F., Franco, A., Franzoni, S., Salvà, A., Swagerty, D., Trabucchi, M., Vellas, B., Volicer, L., Morley, J. E. & The International Association of Gerontology and Geriatrics/World Health Organization/Society Française de Gérontologie et de Gériatrie Task Force, Mar 2011, In : Journal of the American Medical Directors Association. 12, 3, p. 184-9 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Quality of Health Care
Nursing Homes
Education
Research
Geriatrics
Smoking Cessation
Delivery of Health Care
Smoking
Learning
Interviews

Identification of the main domains for quality of care and clinical research in nursing homes

Rolland, Y., Aquino, J-P., Andrieu, S., Beard, J., Benetos, A., Berrut, G., Coll-Planas, L., Dartigues, J. F., Dong, B. R., Forette, F., Franco, A., Franzoni, S., Hornez, T., Metais, P., Ruault, G., Stephan, E., Swagerty, D., Tolson, D., Volicer, L., Vellas, B. & 1 othersMorley, J., May 2011, In : The Journal of Nutrition, Health & Aging. 15, 5, p. 410-24 15 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Improving nursing home practice: an international concern

Tolson, D., Morley, J. E., Rolland, Y. & Vellas, B., 1 Nov 2011, In : Nursing Older People. 23, 9, p. 20-21 2 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Nursing Homes
Advisory Committees
Geriatrics
Long-Term Care
Home Care Services

Medical care in the nursing home

Tolson, D. & Morley, J. E., May 2011, In : Medical Clinics of North America. 95, 3, p. 595-614, xi

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Quality of Health Care
Nursing Homes