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2022 publications

  1. de Wolf-Linder, S., Reisinger, M., Gohles, E., Wolverson, E., Schubert, M., & Murtagh, F. E. (2022). Are nurses needs assessment methods robust enough to recognise palliative care needs in people with dementia? A scoping review. BMC nursing, 21(1), 1-28.
  2. Bennett, J., Wolverson, E., & Price, E. (2022). Me, myself, and nature: living with dementia and connecting with the natural world–more than a breath of fresh air? A literature review. Dementia, 21(7), 2351-2376.
  3. Smith, S., Wolverson, E., & Mountain, G. (2022). What is intended by the term ‘participation’and what does it mean to people living with dementia? A conceptual overview and directions for future research. Frontiers in Rehabilitation Sciences, 3.
  4. Wolverson, E., Dunning, R., Crowther, G., Russell, G. and Underwood, B.R. (2022). The Characteristics and Outcomes of People with Dementia in Inpatient Mental Health Care: A Review. Clinical Gerontologist, pp.1-20.
  5. Dunn, R., Clayton, E., Wolverson, E. & Hilton, A. (2022). Conceptualising comorbidity and multimorbidity in dementia: A scoping review and syndemic framework. Journal of Multimorbidity and Comorbidity, 12, 1–18.
  6. Wolverson, E., Glover, L & Clappison, J. (2022). Self-care for Family Carers: Can the Alexander Technique help? Complementary Therapies in Clinical Practice, 46, 101546.
  7. Wolverson, E., Dunn, R., Moniz-Cook, E. and Dunning, R. (2022). What do family carers think of the language used to describe changes in behaviour in dementia? Age and Ageing, 51, 1-8.

2021 publications

  1. Hutchinson, D., Chamberlain, L. & Harrison Dening, K. (2021) Assessment of BPSD in veterans with dementia: innovative practice. International Journal of Care & Caring. 5(2): 371-377.
  2. Harrison Dening, K. & Aldridge, Z. (2021) Understanding behaviours in dementia. Journal of Community Nursing. 35(3): 50-55. Though Zena may have this one if needs five?
  3. Wheatley, A., Bamford, C., Brunskill, G., Harrison Dening, K. & Robinson, A.L. (2021) Implementing post-diagnostic support for people living with dementia in England and Wales: A qualitative study of barriers and strategies used to address these in practice. Age and Ageing. afab114,
  4. Davies, N., Sampson, E.L., West, E., DeSouza, T., Manthorpe, J., Moore, K., Walters, K., Harrison Dening, K., Ward, J. & Rait, G. (2021) A decision aid to support family carers of people living with dementia towards the end of life: Co-production process, outcome and reflections. Health Expectations.
  5. Bavelaar, L., Nicula, M., Morris, S., Kaasalainen, S., Achterberg, W.P., Loucka, M., Vlckova, K., Thompsone, G., Cornally, N., Hartigan, I., Harding, A., Preston, N., Walshe, C., Cousins, E., Harrison Dening, K., De Vries, K., Brazil, K. & van der Steen, J.T. (2021) Developing country-specific questions about end-of-life care for nursing home residents with advanced dementia using the nominal group technique with family caregivers. Patient Education and Counselling.
  6. Edmans, B.G., Wolverson, E., Dunning, R., Russell, G., Crowther, G., and Underwood, B.R. (2021). Inpatient psychiatric care for patients with dementia at four sites in the United Kingdom. International Journal of Geriatric Psychiatry.
  7. Wolverson, E., White, C., Dunn, R., Cunnah, K., Howe, D., Paulson, K., Platt, R. and Thorpe, J. (2021). The use of a bespoke website developed for people with dementia and carers: Users’ experiences, perceptions and support needs. Dementia 21(1), 94-113.
  8. Cunnah, K., Howe, D., Thorpe, J., Dunn, R., Platt, R., White, C., … & Wolverson, E. (2021). Training people with dementia/cognitive impairment and their carers in the use of web-based supportive technologies (Innovative practice). Dementia 20(2), 796–806.
  9. Pearson, M., Clarke, C. and Wolverson, E. (2021) The meaning and experience of gratitude for people living with dementia. Dementia, 21(1), 335–352.
  10. Wolverson, E., Dunn, R., Moniz-Cook, E., Gove, D. and Diaz-Ponce, A. (2021). The language of behaviour changes in dementia: A mixed methods survey exploring the perspectives of people with dementia. Journal of Advanced Nursing, 77 (4), 1992-2201.
  11. Sweeney, L., Wolverson, E., & Clarke, C. (2021). Understanding the shared experiences of creating a digital life story with individuals with dementia and their spouse. Dementia, 20(5), 1791-1813.
  12. Sweeney, L., Clarke, C., & Wolverson, E. (2021). The use of everyday technologies to enhance well-being and enjoyment for people living with dementia: A systematic literature review and narrative synthesis. Dementia, 20(4), 1470-1495.

2020 publications

  1. Harrison Dening, K. (2020) Show me the path. British Journal of Neuroscience Nursing. 16(2): 211.
  2. Harrison Dening, K. (2020) Access to specialist palliative care to manage pain in people dying at home: give them a VOICE. BMJ Evidence Based Nursing. 23(2): 59.
  3. Harrison Dening, K. (2020) Recognising pain in dementia: what has changed? NRC. 22(6):
  4. Lloyd-Williams, M. Mogan, C. Russell, S. & Harrison Dening, K. (2020) Activities delivered at home by family carers to maintain cognitive function in people with dementia socially isolating during COVID-19: Evidence for Non – technology based activities / interventions. On-line May 7th.
  5. Brown, P., Oliver, E. & Harrison Dening, K. (2020) Supporting family carers via the Admiral Nurse Dementia Helpline: reflection on a case study. Nursing Oder People. On-line publication. doi: 10.7748/nop.2020.e1248
  6. Frost, R., Walters, K., Aw, S., Brunskill, G., Wilcock, J., Robinson, L., Knapp, M., Harrison Dening, K., Allan, L., Manthorpe, J., Rait, G. and on behalf of the PriDem Study project team (2020) How effective are primary care-led models of post-diagnostic dementia care? A systematic review. British Journal of General Practice. 70 (695): e434-e441. DOI:
  7. Frost, R., Walters, K., Aw, S., Brunskill, G., Wilcock, J., Robinson, L., Knapp, M., Harrison Dening, K., Allan, L., Manthorpe, J., Rait, G. and on behalf of the PriDem Study project team (2020) Mapping post-diagnostic dementia care in England: an e-survey. Journal of Integrated Care.
  8. Harrison Dening, K. (2020) (Editorial) Minority groups: underserved or underserved populations? British Journal of Neuroscience Nursing. 16 (3): 5-6.
  9. Harrison Dening, K. (2020) Research Roundup. British journal of Neuroscience Nursing. 16(3): 2-4.
  10. Chamberlain, L. & Harrison Dening, K. (2020) Dementia in Prisons: The Admiral Nurse offer. BJNN. 16(3): 113-120.
  11. Harrison Dening, K. (2020) Recognising pain in dementia: what has changed? BJNN. 16(3): 125-130.
  12. Harrison Dening, K. (2020) Neurological manifestations of COVID-19. British Journal of Neurological Nursing. 16(4): 104-105.
  13. Harrison Dening, K. (2020) Research Roundup. British journal of Neuroscience Nursing. 16(4): 108-110.
  14. De Vries, K., Harrison Dening, K. & Cousins, E. (2020) The value and ethics of dementia research in the wake of COVID-19. Nursing Older People. Online:
  15. Aldridge, Z., Parry-Hughes, M. & Harrison Dening, K. (2020) Difficult conversations: nutritional needs of care home residents with advanced dementia. NRC. 22(9):
  16. Aldridge, Z. (2020) A time to celebrate the professional care workforce. NRC. 22(9):
  17. Aldridge, Z., Oliver, E., Gardener, H. & Harrison Dening, K. (2020) Admiral Nursing – A model of specialist dementia care in acute hospitals. SAGE Open Nursing. Vol 6, 1-11.
  18. Wheatley, A., Bamford, C., Brunskill, G., Harrison Dening, K., Allan, L., Rait, G., Robinson, A.L. (2020) Task-shifted approaches to postdiagnostic dementia support: a qualitative study exploring professional views and experiences. BMJ Open.
  19. Frost, R., Rait, G., Wheatley, A., Wilcock, J., Robinson, L., Harrison Dening, K., Allan, L., Banerjee, S. (2020) What works in managing complex conditions in older people in primary and community care? A state‐of‐the‐art review. Health & Social Care in the Community.
  20. Maidens, G. (2020) Supporting people with dementia who mobilise excessively around and outside of the home. Primary Health Care.
  21. Brown, P., Oliver, E. & Harrison Dening, K. (2020) Increasing need for telehealth services for families affected by dementia as a result of Covid-19. Journal of Community Nursing. 33(5): 40-45.
  22. Robinson L, Poole M, McLellan E, Lee R, Amador S, Bhattarai N, Bryant A, Coe D, Corbett A, Exley C, Goodman C, Gotts Z, Harrison-Dening K, Hill S, Howel D, Hrisos S, Hughes J, Kernohan A, Macdonald A, Mason H, Massey C, Neves S, Paes P, Rennie K, Rice S, Robinson T, Sampson E, Tucker S, Tzelis D, Vale L & Bamford C. Supporting good quality, community-based end-of-life care for people living with dementia: the SEED research programme including feasibility RCT. Programme Grants Appl Res 2020;8(8)
  23. Poole, M., Bamford, C., McLellan, E., Coe, D., Young, J., Harrison Dening, K. & Robinson, L. (2020) A valuable specialist role to support end of life care. 28(5): 32-35.
  24. Mountford, W. & Harrison Dening, K. (2020) Dementia, Decision-Making and Advance Care Planning: A Review. Nursing Older People. doi: 10.7748/nop.2020.e1238. Online ahead of print.
  25. Cousins, E., De Vries, K. & Harrison Dening, K. (2020) LGBTQ+ people living with dementia: An under-served population. British Journal of Neuroscience Nursing. 16(5):
  26. Harrison Dening, K. (in press) Editorial: Preventable and manageable risk factors of dementia – what about black and minority ethnic groups? British Journal of Neuroscience Nursing. 16(5): 147-148.
  27. Jacinto, A.F., Achterberg, W., José Fortes Villas Boas, P., Dening, T., Harrison Dening, K., Devi, R., Oliveira, D., Everink, I., Azevedo, P.S., Gratao, A., Hinsliff-Smith, K., Hoedl, M., Schols, J.M.G.A., Shepherd, V., Wachholz, P.A., Caldeira de Melo, R., Watanabe, H.A.K., Zazzetta, M.S., Goodman, C., Spilsbury, K. & Gordon, A.L. (2020) Using International Collaborations to Shape Research & Development into Care Homes in Brazil: A White Paper. The Journal of Nursing Home research Sciences.
  1. Harrison Dening, K. (2020) More power together? Blog, IDEA, Dementia Day to Day, University of Nottingham.
  2. Harrison Dening, K. (2020) A pathway for dementia care or the fictional yellow brick road? Blog, IDEA, Dementia Day to Day. University of Nottingham.
  3. Harrison Dening, K. (2020) Fair-weather rhetoric? Blog, IDEA, Dementia Day to Day. University of Nottingham.
  4. Harrison Dening, K. (2020) Is dementia homeless? St Christopher’s Hospice blog.
  5. Harrison Dening, K. (2020) Advance care planning through the COVID lens. IDEA: Dementia Day-to-Day blogs.
  1. Sampson, E.L. & Harrison Dening, K. (2020) Chapter: Palliative and end-of-life care in dementia (in press). In Dening, T. & Thomas, A. (Eds) The Oxford textbook of Old Age Psychiatry. Oxford: Oxford University Press.
  2. Harrison Dening, K. (2020) Chapter: Palliative & end-of-life in dementia: what would good care look like? In: Austin, R. & Hopfenbeck, M. (Eds) The practical handbook of dementia. PCCS Books.