Barbara Elliott

Dr Barbara Elliott

Senior Lecturer

Faculty and Department

  • Faculty of Health Sciences
  • Health and Social Work

Summary

Barbara Elliott was awarded a PhD from the University of Hull and MSc and BNurs degrees from the University of Manchester. She worked clinically as a children's nurse before commencing her academic career. She teaches on pre-registration undergraduate nursing programmes focusing on child health, children's nursing and research methods. She also supervises Masters and PhD students. Barbara has conducted research into enteral feeding and was principal investigator on a cross-faculty NIHR funded project to develop a new nasogastric tube. Her other research interests include children with chronic illness and family-centred care.

Undergraduate

Foundation Degree in Health and Social Care (Associate Practitioner) - Aspects of Child and Family Health BSc Nursing (Child) - Meeting the Longer-Term Health Needs of Children - Safe and Competent Children's Nursing - Manual Handling (all BSc Nursing programmes) MSc Health Studies - Dissertation supervision

Book Chapter

Nursing children and young people

Jolley, A., Wake, E., Williams, R., Jolley, S., & Elliott, B. (2011). Nursing children and young people. The nursing companion, 229 - 262. Palgrave Macmillan

Chronic illness and the family

Mould, J., & Elliott, B. (2010). Chronic illness and the family. A textbook of children's and young people's nursing, 675 - 689. (2nd). Churchill Livingstone

Journal Article

Cross-cultural validation of the pediatric quality of life inventory™ 4.0 (PedsQL™) generic core scale into Arabic language

Arabiat, D., Elliott, B., Draper, P., & Al Jabery, M. (2011). Cross-cultural validation of the pediatric quality of life inventory™ 4.0 (PedsQL™) generic core scale into Arabic language. Scandinavian Journal of Caring Sciences, 25(4), 828-833. doi:10.1111/j.1471-6712.2011.00889.x

pH testing for detecting the position of nasogastric tubes in adults and children

Kalia, S., Hall, J., El-Habbal, M., Imrie, C., Arabiat, D. H., Shields, L., …Elliott, B. (2009). pH testing for detecting the position of nasogastric tubes in adults and children. Cochrane Database of Systematic Reviews, 28126. doi:10.1002/14651858.cd007660

The prevalence of depression in pediatric oncology patients undergoing chemotherapy treatment in Jordan

Arabiat, D. H., Draper, P., & Elliott, B. (2012). The prevalence of depression in pediatric oncology patients undergoing chemotherapy treatment in Jordan. Journal of pediatric oncology nursing : official journal of the Association of Pediatric Oncology Nurses, 29(5), (283-288). doi:10.1177/1043454212451524. ISSN 1043-4542

Postgraduate supervision

Dr Elliott offers PhD supervision in areas including children's nursing, child health, experiences of children, parents and families, experiences of practitioners working with children, and enteral feeding. Completed PhDs Barker W, Intermediate Care and Quality of Life: A Mixed Methods Evaluation (2009), University of Hull, jointly supervised with Professor Peter Draper. Arabiat D, Quality of Life and Psychological Distress in Jordanian Children With Cancer (2008), University of Hull, jointly supervised with Professor Peter Draper. Oroviogoicoechea C, A Realistic Evaluation of the Impact of a Computerised Information System on Clinical Practice: the Nurses' Perspective (2007), University of Sheffield, jointly supervised with Professor Roger Watson. Current PhD supervisions Social Work Practitioners' Experiences with Abused Children through the Saudi Arabian Child Protection System The Lived Experiences of Repeat Pregnancy among Adolescent Mothers in Thailand Evaluation of a School-Based Programme to Enhance Emotional Wellbeing in Primary School Children Lived Experience of Parents of Children with Autism Spectrum Disorder in the Sultanate of Oman