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Dementia and Ageing Research Team (DART): publications

Below is a list of research publications by the Dementia and Ageing Research Team (DART).

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Hunter, A., Keady, J., Casey, D., Grealish, A., & Murphy, K. (2016).

Psychosocial Intervention Use in Long-Stay Dementia Care: A Classic Grounded Theory.Qualitative Health Research. DOI: 10.1177/1049732316632194. Publication link: e64e99e2-d2f9-44ed-b488-13936cebabcd | PubMed:26935720

Roach, P., Drummond, N., & Keady, J. (2016).

'Nobody would say that it is Alzheimer's or dementia at this age': Family adjustment following a diagnosis of early-onset dementia.Journal of aging studies, 36. DOI: 10.1016/j.jaging.2015.12.001. Publication link: 560bf629-806e-44d1-a1a0-8649a795257c | PubMed:26880602


Adra, M. G., Hopton, J., & Keady, J. (2015).

Constructing the meaning of quality of life for residents in care homes in the Lebanon: perspectives of residents, staff and family.International Journal of Older People Nursing. DOI: 10.1111/opn.12094. Publication link: e670239c-a815-4480-b1f4-a29d73e22ff9 | PubMed:26123865

Dowding, D., Lichtner, V., Allcock, N., Briggs, M., James, K., Keady, J., ... José Closs, S. (2015).

Using sense-making theory to aid understanding of the recognition, assessment and management of pain in patients with dementia in acute hospital settings.International Journal of Nursing Studies, 53, 152-162. DOI: 10.1016/j.ijnurstu.2015.08.009. Publication link: 4414657d-b936-443c-86a3-b9b8b4a7a485 | PubMed:26363705

Swarbrick, C. (2015).

The quest for a new methodology for dementia care research. Dementia: The International Journal of Social Research and Practice, 14(6), 713-715. . Publication link: 144fdd37-3456-406c-9a18-cd9dfd5958a3

Turner, A., Eccles, F. J. R., Elvish, R., Simpson, J., & Keady, J. (2015).

The experience of caring for patients with dementia within a general hospital setting: a meta-synthesis of the qualitative literature.Aging & mental health. DOI: 10.1080/13607863.2015.1109057. Publication link: 3f91fea0-7c36-4dcf-bd39-5a360e1aa50b | PubMed:26553275


Elvish, R., Burrow, S., Cawley, R., Harney, K., Graham, P., Pilling, M., ... Keady, J. (2014).

'Getting to Know Me': the development and evaluation of a training programme for enhancing skills in the care of people with dementia in general hospital settings.Aging & mental health, 18(4), 481-488. DOI: 10.1080/13607863.2013.856860. Publication link: b9755715-c272-47aa-9828-56928019b20c | PubMed:24328360

Ferguson-Coleman, E., Keady, J., & Young, A. (2014).

Dementia and the Deaf community: Knowledge and service access. Aging and Mental Health, 18(6), 674-682. DOI: 10.1080/13607863.2014.880405. Publication link: ebda9c82-8f0a-4b40-a5e5-77bdbf028940

Keady, J. (2014).

‘Familyhood’ and Young-onset Dementia: Using Narrative and Biography to Understand Longitudinal Adjustment to Diagnosis. In host publication. (1 ed.). DOI: 10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199969265.001.0001. Publication link: 926c200c-fbfe-4df0-bef1-1d39b7ff9205

Keady, J., & The Neighbourhoods Study Team (2014).

Neighbourhoods and Dementia: An Introduction to the Study. The Journal of Dementia Care, 22(6), 12-13. . Publication link: ad1b9c1f-7c3e-4805-ba39-d7bd7079697d

Keady, J., Burrow, S., Wilkinson, R., & Kindell, J. (2014).

Life story resources in dementia care: a review. Quality in Ageing and Older Adults, 15(3), 151-161. DOI: 10.1108/QAOA-02-2014-0003, 10.1108/QAOA-02-2014-0003. Publication link: 1666ab5e-7d96-4b2a-8b23-b5b893205baa

Kindell, J., Sage, K., Wilkinson, R., & Keady, J. (2014).

Living with semantic dementia: A case study of one Family's experience. Qualitative Health Research, 24(3), 401-411. DOI: 10.1177/1049732314521900. Publication link: 63ebf807-7603-4516-ae11-ad5aa668a3a1

Roach, P., Keady, J., Bee, P., & Williams, S. (2014).

'We can't keep going on like this': Identifying family storylines in young onset dementia. Ageing and Society, 34(8), 1397-1426. DOI: 10.1017/S0144686X13000202. Publication link: a9330eb5-7f11-4ee3-aebe-5746e0644b5f

Samsi, K., Abley, C., Campbell, S., Keady, J., Manthorpe, J., Robinson, L., ... Bond, J. (2014).

Negotiating a Labyrinth: Experiences of assessment and diagnostic journey in cognitive impairment and dementia. International Journal of Geriatric Psychiatry, 29(1), 58-67. DOI: 10.1002/gps.3969. Publication link: 13e34d10-7e84-452e-9c96-cb1b9cbdd09b

Ward, R., Campbell, S., & Keady, J. (2014).

'Once I had money in my pocket, I was every colour under the sun': using 'appearance biographies' to explore the meanings of appearance for people with dementia.Journal of aging studies, 30. DOI: 10.1016/j.jaging.2014.03.006. Publication link: 5dbca41d-f035-4e9a-8224-ef0902acc694 | PubMed:24984909

Young, A., Ferguson-Coleman, E., & Keady, J. (2014).

Understanding dementia: effective information access from the Deaf community's perspective. Health and Social Care in the Community. DOI: 10.1111/hsc.12181. Publication link: 042cf032-f151-4570-b1ca-adcafdff6012 | PubMed:25469427

Young, A., Ferguson-Coleman, E., & Keady, J. (2014).

Understanding the personhood of Deaf people with dementia: Methodological issues. Journal of Aging Studies, 31, 62-69. DOI: 10.1016/j.jaging.2014.08.006. Publication link: 12e27ef5-da56-4507-9ea8-e45faf6b3d7d


Keady, J. (2013).

A qualitative study of user and carer experiences of the diagnostic process in dementia: implications for commissioners and clinicians. British Journal of General Practice, 63. . Publication link: 3aa7b95b-e560-4a5d-97ce-362bf99ed362

Keady, J., Elvish, R., & Cawley, R. (2013).

The experiences of therapy from the perspectives of carers of people with dementia: An exploratory study. Counselling and Psychotherapy Research: Linking research with practice, Early View, DOI:10.1080/14733145.2013.768284. DOI: 10.1080/14733145.2013.768284. Publication link: c1fd46d8-2a64-458c-b7b5-a6701cb74c78

Manthorpe, J., Samsi, K., Campbell, S., Abley, C., Keady, J., Bond, J., ... Iliffe, S. (2013).

From forgetfulness to dementia: Clinical and commissioning implications of diagnostic experiences. British Journal of General Practice, 63(606), e69-e75. DOI: 10.3399/bjgp13X660805. Publication link: da714175-21c7-4644-afdd-2a0b5ca3343d


Brown Wilson, C., Swarbrick, C., Pilling, M., & Keady, J. (2012).

The senses in practice: enhancing the quality of care for residents with dementia. Journal of Advanced Nursing, early view, doi: 10.1111/j.1365-2648.2012.. . Publication link: acaf02e1-cc1a-4101-9f28-14b7dbc1d224

Keady, J. (2012).

The Open Doors network: dementia and self-growth. British Journal of Mental Health Nursing. . Publication link: fde35734-b060-44ba-b9d6-e199d7604087

Keady, J., Campbell, S., Barnes, H., Ward, R., Li, X., Swarbrick, C., ... Elvish, R. (2012).

Neighbourhoods and dementia in the health and social care context: A realist review of the literature and implications for UK policy development. Reviews in Clinical Gerontology, 22(2), 150-163. DOI: 10.1017/S0959259811000268. Publication link: 9a6393cb-08bd-49b4-b9c1-a54f8b6e4503

Williams, S., & Keady, J. (2012).

Centre Stage Diagramming: Late-stage Parkinson's disease and Alzheimer's disease. Journal of Aging Studies, 26(2), 204-213. DOI: 10.1016/j.jaging.2011.12.005. Publication link: 54bd68c8-394b-45c6-bcd8-cbe1c3c70fa3

Williams, S., & Keady, J. (2012).

Centre stage diagrams: A new method to develop constructivist grounded theory - late-stage Parkinson's disease as a case exemplar. Qualitative Research, 12(2), 218-238. DOI: 10.1177/1468794111422034. Publication link: 854412e1-660a-4d8e-9719-083f7bea4d08


Clarke, C. L., Wilcockson, J., Gibb, C. E., Keady, J., Wilkinson, H., & Luce, A. (2011).

Reframing risk management in dementia care through collaborative learning. Health and Social Care in the Community, 19(1), 23-32. DOI: 10.1111/j.1365-2524.2010.00944.x. Publication link: 4257cb3d-0220-4129-8a19-3976811408c8

Howorth, M., Riley, C., Drummond, G., & Keady, J. (2011).

The open doors network: A pioneering scheme. Journal of Dementia Care, 19(3), 20-21. . Publication link: 1ac9ba3a-353e-4bd7-85cb-3635ade4230a

Hunter, A., Murphy, K., Grealish, A., Casey, D., & Keady, J. (2011).

Navigating the grounded theory terrain. Part 2. Nurse researcher, 19(1), 6-11. . Publication link: b4a1e9e0-d418-41bc-9e78-c55031b8291d

Keady, J. (2011).

Reminiscence groups for people with dementia and their family care-givers: effectiveness and cost effectiveness pragmatic multi-centre randomised trial. . Final report to NIHR HTA programme. 2011. (NIHR HTA programme.). HTA, Southampton: National Institute for Health Research (NIHR).. Publication link: 9a5f51fe-fe60-4906-b664-51009a9fea0d

Keady, J., Clarke, C. L., & Wilkinson, H. (2011).

Risk Assessment and Management for Living Well with Dementia. (1 ed.) (Bradford Dementia Group Good Practice Guides). London: Jessica Kingsley.. Publication link: 13392018-baf8-4241-aedf-28645e00e154

Manthorpe, J., Keady, J., Abley, C., Bond, J., Campbell, S., Satnsi, K., ... Iliffe, S. (2011).

Placing the person at the centre in the diagnosis of dementia. Journal of Dementia Care, 19(4), 37-38. . Publication link: 16f58a79-f352-45a4-af4a-03d9eb6152f8


Baker, J. A., Keady, J., Hardman, P., Kay, J., Jones, L., & Jolley, D. (2010).

Medicine use in older people's inpatient mental health services. Journal of Psychiatric and Mental Health Nursing, 17(3), 280-285. DOI: 10.1111/j.1365-2850.2009.01528.x. Publication link: 646fe4bc-0ae8-421f-bf3a-93075017c020

Baker, J. A., Keady, J., Hardman, P., Kay, J., Jones, L., & Jolley, D. (2010).

Psychotropic PRN use among older people's inpatient mental health services. Journal of Psychiatric and Mental Health Nursing, 17(5), 463-468. DOI: 10.1111/j.1365-2850.2009.01546.x. Publication link: 979c624d-7b2e-4a49-ba94-e69b288e1e5b

Clarke, C. L., Keady, J., Wilkinson, H., Gibb, C. E., Luce, A., Cook, A., & Williams, L. (2010).

Dementia and Risk: contested territories of everyday life. Journal of Nursing and Healthcare of Chronic Disease, 2, 102-112. DOI: 10.1111/j.1752-9824.2010.01040.x. Publication link: f506f058-48f6-441b-a41f-83261a42766b

Hennings, J., Froggatt, K., & Keady, J. (2010).

Approaching the end of life and dying with dementia in care homes: The accounts of family carers. Reviews in Clinical Gerontology, 20(2), 114-127. DOI: 10.1017/S0959259810000092. Publication link: 645e71e2-3ed4-458b-af61-bf022106d780

Keady, J., & Watts, S. (Ed.) (2010).

Mental Health and Later Life: Delivering an Holistic Model for Interdisciplinary Practice. Oxon: Routledge.. Publication link: 346ff575-d15f-4819-822a-628d0a5cd8be

Page, S., & Keady, J. (2010).

Sharing stories: A meta-ethnographic analysis of 12 autobiographies written by people with dementia between 1989 and 2007. Ageing and Society, 30(3), 511-526. DOI: 10.1017/S0144686X09990365. Publication link: 35d35f72-fb45-4dfb-ba0a-7768c2d4ab6d

Price, R., & Keady, J. (2010).

Systematic Review: Role of Health Promotion in Vascular Dementia. Journal of Nursing and Healthcare of Chronic Illness, 2, 88-101. DOI: 10.1111/j.1752-9824.2010.01053.x. Publication link: 8f67b504-d3ef-432e-a0fc-af91f7063577


Harris, P. B., & Keady, J. (2009).

Selfhood in younger onset dementia: Transitions and testimonies. Aging and Mental Health, 13(3), 437-444. DOI: 10.1080/13607860802534609. Publication link: c9fd6a56-2d32-484b-8c19-a8d49c389112

Keady, J., Clarke, C. L., Wilkinson, H., Gibb, C. E., Williams, L., Luce, A., & Cook, A. (2009).

Alcohol-related brain damage: Narrative storylines and risk constructions. Health, Risk and Society, 11(4), 321-340. DOI: 10.1080/13698570903015743. Publication link: d8eb32d8-da7e-44a7-9467-085e3b4a6ee1

Keady, J., Thompson, R., Doel, M. (Ed.), & Shardlow, S. (Ed.) (2009).

The community mental health nurse. In Educating Professionals: Practice Learning in Health and Social Care. (pp. 31-50). Hants: Ashgate Publishing. . Publication link: ca45f940-0a2d-4e05-9cca-99c507e6f293

Keady, J., Williams, S., Hughes-Roberts, J., O'Connor, D. (Ed.), & Purves, B. (Ed.) (2009).

Analyzing Decision-Making: Bridging and Balancing. In Decision-Making, Personhood and Dementia: Exploring the Interface. (pp. 147-158). London: Jessica Kingsley. . Publication link: c1936337-e982-458f-a1db-4c753fe2fd5a

Roach, P., Keady, J., Bee, P., & Hope, K. (2009).

Subjective experiences of younger people with dementia and their families: A review and implications for UK research, policy and practice attention. Reviews In Clinical Gerontology, 18, 165-174. . Publication link: 380ba9e4-0633-4283-9192-84052b1edf04