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Dr Fiona Murphy

Biography

                       

Fiona trained as a nurse, health visitor and district nurse at Manchester University in the UK. She has held positions as staff nurse and Sister predominantly in surgical nursing before training as a clinical teacher in surgical nursing and obtaining further teaching qualifications.


Fiona has worked in England, Scotland, the United States and Wales in a variety of practice and educational settings. Latterly she has worked in higher education in Wales at Swansea University obtaining a Masters and PhD focusing on nursing and women’s health with a special interest in early pregnancy loss.


She has had extensive experience educating nurses and other healthcare professionals and has a strong focus on research including PhD supervision and research leadership which included developing a strategy for nursing research for one of the Welsh health boards. She has a strong interest in supporting practising nurses to research their own practice and sees this role as an opportunity to work with nurses and midwives to identify questions that come from their practice, working with them to develop these into research projects and supporting them through the process.

                     

Publications

Book

2014

Fundamentals of nursing theories, models and practice.
McKenna H; Pajnikahar M; Murphy F

Book Chapter

1997

Loss during pregnancy
Jones K, Murphy F.
Essential Midwifery

Conference Publication

Other Journal

Other Publication

Peer Reviewed Journal

2017

Health benefits for health and social care clients attending an Integrated Health and Social Care day unit (IHSCDU): a before-and-after pilot study with a comparator group
Murphy, F, Hugman, L, Bowen, J, Parsell, F, Gabe-Walters, M, Newson, L, Jordan, S
Health & social care in the community DOI: 10.1111/hsc.12329

2017

Plugging the patient evidence gap: What patients with swallowing disorders post-stroke say about thickened liquids
Arlene McCurtin Chiara Healy , Linda Kelly MSc, Fiona Murphy Jean Ryan , Joanne Walsh
International Journal of Language and Communication Disorders

2017

Reluctance to fail nursing students in practice-implications for nurse managers.
Fiona Timmins Simon Cassidy Orla Nugent Christina Lydon Siobhan Part Lisa Keane Catriona Dennehy Helen Fenn Geraldine Prizeman Fiona Murphy Michael Coffey
Journal of nursing management DOI: DOI: 10.1111/jonm.12508

2016
2016

High dose versus low dose opioid epidural regimens for pain relief in labour
Jordan, S,Murphy, FA,Boucher, C,Davies, S,Brown, A,Watkins, A,de Lloyd, LJ,Morgan, M,Morgan, G
Cochrane Database of Systematic Reviews DOI: 10.1002/14651858.CD012135

2016

. High dose versus low dose opioid epidural regimens for pain relief in labour [Protocol].
Jordan S, Murphy FA, Boucher C, Davies S, Brown A, Watkins A, de Lloyd LJ, Morgan M, Collis RE, Morgan G
Cochrane Database of Systematic Reviews

2012

Cochrane Library . Follow-up for improving psychological well being for women after a miscarriage
Murphy F, Lipp A; Powles D
Cochrane database of systematic reviews (Online)

2012

Nursing students' experiences and preferences regarding hospital and community placements
Murphy F;Rosser M; Warner G; Jordan S
Nurse Education In Practice

2011

) Adverse drug reactions: treatment burdens and nurse-led medication monitoring.
Gabe M, Davies G, Murphy F, Davies M, Johnstone L, Jordan S
Journal of nursing management

2010

Follow-up for improving psychological well being for women after a miscarriage (Protocol).
Murphy FA, Lipp A, Powles DL
Cochrane database of systematic reviews (Online) DOI: 10.1002/14651858.CD008679

2010

Diagnosing the problem: using a tool to identify pre-registration nursing students' mathematical ability.
Harvey S, Murphy F, Jenkins LD, Tait M, Cavanna AL
Nurse Education In Practice

2009

The impact of nurse education on the caring behaviours of nursing students.
Murphy F, Jones S, Edwards M, James J, Mayer A
Nurse education today

2008

Miscarriage and ectopic pregnancy 1: an overview.
Murphy F, Jones E, Horsley S
Nursing Times

2008

Using online questionnaires to conduct nursing research.
Jones S, Murphy F, Edwards M, James J
Nursing Times

2008

Doing things differently: the advantages and disadvantages of web questionnaires.
Jones SP, Murphy F, Edwards M, James J.
Nurse researcher

2008

Miscarriage and ectopic pregnancy 2: management.
Murphy F, Jones E, Horsley S
Nursing Times

2007

Hand-held video for clinical skills teaching.
Edwards M, Jones SP, Murphy F.
Innovations In Education And Teaching International

Published Report