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Lorraine Venturato

Lorraine Venturato, associate professor; Chair in Gerontology, Faculty of Nursing, University of Calgary

Venturato, L. (in press). Nurturing creativity and understanding in the care of frail older people. The Arts Collection. Accepted for publication January 8th, 2015.  

Publications

Moyle, W., Venturato, L., Cooke, M., Murfield, J., Griffiths, S., Hughes, J. & Wolf, N. (2016). Evaluating the capabilities model of dementia care: a non-randomized controlled trial exploring resident quality of life and care staff attitudes and experiences. International Psychogeriatrics. First view article published online 10 March 2016.

Venturato, L. (2015). Towards a Hermeneutics on Ageing: Or What Gadamer Can Teach Us About Growing Old.  Journal of Applied Hermeneutics, December, 2015.

Lynch, G., Tower, M. & Venturato, L. (2015). Identifying outcomes associated with co-managed care models for patients who have sustained a hip fracture: An integrative literature review. International Journal of Orthopaedic and Trauma Nursing.  19, 140 - 154. 

Moyle, W., Murfield, J., Venturato, L., Griffiths, S., Grimbeek, P., McAllister, M. & Marshall, J. (2014). Dementia and its influence on quality of life and what it means to be valued: Family members' perceptions. Dementia: The International Journal of Social Research and Practice, 13(3), 412 - 425. DOI:10.1177/1471301212474147.

Beer, C., Venturato, L., & Horner, B. (2013). Organisational culture in residential aged care facilities: a cross-sectional observational study and pilot evaluation of the Towards Organisational Culture Change (TOrCCh) intervention. PLOS ONE, 8(1), e58002. doi:10.1371/journal.pone.0058002  http://journals.plos.org/plosone/article?id=10.1371/journal.pone.0058002.

Cooke, M., Moyle, W., Venturato, L., Walters, C. & Kinnane, J. (2013). Evaluation of an education intervention to implement a capability model of dementia care. Dementia: The International Journal of Social Research and Practice. Published online 19th March 2013. DOI: 10.1177/1471301213480158.

Beer, C., Venturato, L., & Horner, B. (2013). Organisational culture in residential aged care facilities: a cross-sectional observational study and pilot evaluation of the Towards Organisational Culture Change (TOrCCh) intervention. PLOS ONE, 8(1), e58002. doi:10.1371/journal.pone.0058002.

Venturato, L., Moyle, W., & Steel, A. (2013). Exploring the gap between rhetoric and reality in dementia care in Australia: Could practice documents help bridge the great divide?” Dementia: The International Journal of Social Research and Practice, 12(2), 251 – 267. doi:10.1177/1471301211421837.

Moyle W., Venturato, L., Cooke, M., Hughes, J., van Wyk, & Marshall, J. (2013). Promoting value in dementia care: Staff, resident and family experience of the capabilities model of dementia care. CAMH: Aging & Mental Health, 17(5), 587 – 594.

Goopy, S. & Venturato, L. (2012). Protocol for a paper tapestry: Using reminiscence to create an intergenerational textual and visual record of youth. Aging and Society: An Interdisciplinary Journal, 1(2), 29 – 39.

Moyle, W., Murfield, J.E., Griffiths, S., & Venturato, L. (2012). Assessing quality of life of older people with dementia: a comparison of quantitative self-report and proxy accounts. Journal of Advanced Nursing, 68 (10), 2237 - 2246.

Moyle, W., Gracia, N., Murfield, J., Griffiths, S., & Venturato, L. (2012). Assessing quality of life of older people with dementia in long-term care: a comparison of two self-report measures. Journal of Clinical Nursing, 21(11/12), 1632 - 1640.

Beer, C., Venturato, L. & Horner, B. (2012). Organisational culture in residential aged care facilities: A cross-sectional observational study and pilot evaluation of the towards organisational culture change (TOrCCh) intervention. Australasian Journal on Ageing; 31 (Supplement 1), 53.

Moyle, W., Murfield, J., Griffiths, S. & Venturato, L. (2011). Assessing quality of life of older people with dementia: A comparison of quantitative self-report and proxy accounts. Journal of Advanced Nursing. Online December 2012, DOI: 10.1111/j.1365-2648.2011.05912.x

Moyle, W., Murfield, J., Griffiths, S. & Venturato, L. (2011). Care staff attitudes and experiences of working with older people with dementia. Australian Journal of Ageing. 30(4), 186 – 190. DOI: 10.1111/j.1741-6612.2010.00470.x

Moyle, W., Gracia, N., Murfield, J., Griffiths, S. & Venturato, L. (2011). Assessing quality of life of older people with dementia in long-term care: A comparison of two self-report measures. Journal of Clinical Nursing. Online 18 May 2011, DOI: 10.1111/j.1365-2702.2011.03688.x

Moyle, W., Venturato, L., Griffiths, S., Grimbeek, P., McAllister, M. & Oxlade, D. (2011). Factors influencing quality of life for people with dementia: A qualitative perspective. Aging and Mental Health, 15(8), 970 – 977.

Kung, Y., Moyle, W., & Venturato, L. (2011). Nurses’ attitudes towards older patients in acute care settings in Korea. International Journal of Older People Nursing, 6(2), 143 - 152.

Sun, G.C., Hsu, M.C., Moyle, W., Lim, M.F., Creedy, D. & Venturato, L. (2011). Mediating roles of adherence attitude and patient education on antidepressant use in patients with depression. Perspectives in Psychiatric Care, 47(1), 13 – 22.

Venturato, L. (2010). Dignity, Dining & Dialogue: Reviewing the literature on quality of life for people with dementia. International Journal of Older People Nursing, 5(3), 228 – 234.

Venturato, L. & Drew, L. (2010). Beyond ‘doing’: Supporting nursing leadership and practice in aged care through innovative models of care. Contemporary Nurse, 35(2), 157 - 170.

Hsu, M., Moyle, W., Creedy, D., Venturato, L. (2010). Attitudes towards and education about CAM among adult patients with depression in Taiwan. Journal of Clinical Nursing, 19(7-8), 988-997.

Hsu, M., Moyle, W., Creedy, D., Venturato, L., Ouyang, W.C., & Tsay, S.L. (2009). Use of antidepressants and complementary and alternative medicine among outpatients with depression in Taiwan. Archives of Psychiatric Nursing, 23(1), 75 – 85.

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