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Dr Annemarie Brown

Lecturer
School of Health and Social Care
Dr Annemarie Brown
  • Email

  • Telephone

    +44 (0) 1702 328427

  • Location

    GB.2.62, Southend Campus

  • Academic support hours

    Appointment by email

Profile

Biography

Annemarie has over 30 years' experience as a registered nurse in both acute and community settings. She specialised in Tissue Viability and held posts as Clinical Nurse Specialist/Consultant Nurse. Recipient of the Clinical Academic Research Award (2010). Winner of the Journal of Wound Care Patient Wellbeing category March 2014.

Qualifications

  • PhD University of Hertfordshire

  • MSc Advancing Practice Univ. of Hertfordshire

  • BSc (Hons) Community Specialist Practitioner (Anglia Ruskin, Chelmsford)

  • Registered Nurse Southend Hospital

Research and professional activities

Research interests

Tissue Viability/wound care/skin integrity

Health behaviour change models &ndash self-efficacy

Scale development

Community nursing

Current research

Annemarie has just been commissioned to undertake a 6 month scoping exercise on the development of pressure damage in care homes by Castlepoint & Rochford CCG.

Conferences and presentations

Prove It Conference 2013

2013

Wound Healing Association, Reykjavik, Iceland 2012

Reykjavik, Iceland, 2012

Teaching and supervision

Current teaching responsibilities

  • Person-Centred Care 1 (HS184)

  • Person-Centred Care 1 (HS221)

  • Person-Centred Care 2 (HS243)

  • Person-Centred Care 2 (HS278)

  • Critical Appraisal and Research Skills (HS510)

  • Leadership and Preparation (HS516)

  • Preparation for non-Medical Prescribing - Nurses, Midwives and SCPHNs (HS604)

  • Practice Certificate in Independent and Supplementary Prescribing for Allied Health Professionals (HS637)

Publications

Journal articles (46)

Brown, A., (2019). Skin tears: Prevention and management in the elderly. Journal of Community Nursing. 33 (1), 22-28

Brown, A., (2019). Legal implications of pressure injuries: experience of a tissue viability nurse expert. Nursing Standard. 34 (2), 69-74

Brown, A., (2019). An overview of managing hypergranulation in wounds. Journal of Community Nursing. 33 (3), 42-44

Brown, A., (2019). Interventions in infected venous leg ulceration in clinical practice. Practice Nursing. 30 (8), 372-377

Brown, A., (2019). Caring for wounds in the community. Journal of Community Nursing. 33 (4), 18-24

Brown, A., (2019). Caring for dehisced wounds in the community. Journal of Community Nursing. 33 (5), 18-24

Brown, A., (2019). Flat knit hosiery and compression wraps: managing lower limb lymphoedema. Journal of Prescribing Practice. 1 (Sup11), S8-S14

Brown, A., (2018). Self-care strategies to prevent venous leg ulceration recurrence. Practice Nursing. 29 (4), 152-158

Brown, A., (2018). Diagnosing and managing infection in acute and chronic wounds. Nursing Times. 114 (7), 36-41

Brown, A., (2018). When is wound cleansing necessary and what solution should be used?. Nursing Times. 114 (9), 40-43

Brown, A., (2018). Encouraging self-management of simple lower limb lymphoedema. Nurse Prescribing. 16 (Sup10), S4-S10

Brown, A., (2018). Dispelling some myths and misconceptions in wound care. Journal of Community Health Nursing. 32 (6), 24-32

Brown, A., (2017). Encouraging self-care in venous leg ulceration. Journal of General Practice Nursing. 3 (1), 44-48

Brown, A., (2017). Dealing with common lower limb problems in primary care - Part 1. Journal of Community Nursing. 31 (3), 24-29

Brown, A., (2017). Dealing with common lower limb problems in primary care - Part 2. Journal of Community Nursing. 31 (4), 18-24

Brown, A., (2017). Caring for pilonidal sinus wounds and fistulas: a practical management guide. British Journal of Community Nursing. 31 (6), 18-24

Brown, A., (2017). Managing exudate and maceration in venous leg ulceration within the acute health setting. British Journal of Nursing. 26 (Sup20), S18-S24

Brown, A., (2016). Managing leg ulcers: A guide for practice nurses. Practice Nursing. 27 (1), 8-12

Brown, A., (2016). Venous leg ulcers: treating a chronic condition. Nursing and Residential Care. 18 (5), 255-259

Brown, A., (2016). Managing the peri wound skin. Skin Care Today. 2 (1), 36-41

Brown, A., (2016). Promoting healing in venous leg ulceration. Practice Nursing. 27 (8), 371-376

Brown, A., (2016). Caring for tattoos and body piercings: a wound management perspective. Journal of General Practice Nursing. 3 (1), 44-49

Brown, A., (2015). Antibiotic prescribing in wound care. Nurse Prescribing. 13 (9), 446-450

Brown, A., (2015). Phases of the wound healing process. Nursing Times. 111 (46), 12-13

Brown, A., (2015). The principles of holistic wound assessment. Nursing Times. 111 (46), 14-15

Brown, A., (2015). Assessing and treating wound pain. Nursing Times. 111 (47), 15-17

Brown, A., Kendall, S., Flanagan, M. and Cottee, M., (2014). Encouraging patients to self-care - the preliminary development and validation of the VeLUSET©, a self-efficacy tool for venous leg ulcer patients, aged 60 years and over. International Wound Journal. 11 (3), 326-334

Brown, A., (2014). Evaluating the reasons underlying treatment nonadherence in VLU patients: introducing the VeLUSET Part 1 of 2. Journal of Wound Care. 23 (1), 37-47

Brown, A., (2014). Evaluating the reasons underlying treatment nonadherence in VLU patients: Mishel's theory of uncertainty. Part 2 of 2. Journal of Wound Care. 23 (2), 73-80

Brown, A., (2014). Strategies to reduce or eliminate wound pain. Nursing Times. 110 (15), 12-15

Brown, A. and Whayman, N., (2013). Non-healing venous leg ulcers in primary care: Clinical significance of training, knowledge, treatment and healing. Wounds UK. 9 (1), 12-14

Brown, A., (2013). Implications of patient shared decision-making on wound care. British Journal of Community Nursing. 18 (Sup6), S26-S32

Brown, A., (2013). The role of debridement in the healing process. Nursing Times. 109 (40), 16-19

Brown, A. and Yorke, M., (2013). Drawtex: breaking the vicious circle of cellular and molecular imbalances. British Journal of Community Nursing. 18 (Sup12), S42-S49

Brown, A., (2012). Life-style advice and self-care strategies for venous leg ulcer patients: what is the evidence?. Journal of Wound Care. 21 (7), 342-350

Brown, A., (2011). Managing skin conditions due to venous leg ulceration. Nursing and Residential Care. 13 (6), 280-285

Brown, A., (2010). Managing chronic venous leg ulcers: time for a new approach?. Journal of Wound Care. 19 (2), 70-74

Brown, A., (2010). Managing chronic venous leg ulcers part 2: time for a new pragmatic approach?. Journal of Wound Care. 19 (3), 85-95

Brown, A., (2010). Chronic leg ulceration in the community: changing the focus. British Journal of Community Nursing. 15 (Sup5), S6-S16

Brown, A., (2010). Silver dressing use in chronic wounds: Let clinical judgment be the guide. British Journal of Community Nursing. 15 (Sup12), S30-S37

Brown, A., (2008). Does social support impact on venous ulcer healing or recurrence?. British Journal of Community Nursing. 13 (Sup1), S8-S15

Brown, A., (2006). Prescribing and silver wound dressings. Journal of Community Nursing. 20 (11), 23-26

Brown, A. and Flanagan, M., (2006). Developing skin camouflage practice - a joint initiative. Journal of Community Nursing. 20 (5), 20-23

Brown, A., (2005). Chronic leg ulcers, part 1: do they affect a patient's social life?. British Journal of Nursing. 14 (17), 894-898

Brown, A., (2005). Chronic leg ulcers, part 2: do they affect a patient's social life?. British Journal of Nursing. 14 (18), 986-989

Brown, A., (2003). Social isolation and the management of leg ulceration. Journal of Community Nursing. 17 (2), 32-38

Grants and funding

2013

Methodology for pressure ulcer prevalence scoping excercise for Castle Point & Rochford CCG

Castle Point and Rochford CCG

Contact

akbrown@essex.ac.uk
+44 (0) 1702 328427

Location:

GB.2.62, Southend Campus

Academic support hours:

Appointment by email