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Contributors

Membership of Project Steering Group and Topic Sub-Groups

NameJob TitleEmploying Organisation

Paul Baughan (Co-Chair)

General Practitioner

NHS Forth Valley

Steven Beaven

General Practitioner

NHS Tayside

David Binyon

Primary Care Development Pharmacist

NHS Fife

Derek Blues

Project Manager

Scottish Partnership for Palliative Care

Penny Bond

Clinical Development & Improvement Team Leader  - Adult Services

Healthcare Improvement Scotland

Kirsty Boyd

Consultant in Palliative Medicine

NHS Lothian

Gordon Canning

Consultant in Palliative Medicine

NHS Lanarkshire

Paul Cormie

General Practitioner

NHS Borders

Gill Chadwick

Macmillan Lead Cancer Nurse

NHS Western Isles

Norma Duncan

Patient Representative

 

Fiona Downs

Consultant in Palliative Medicine

NHS Forth Valley

Helen Dryden

Palliative Care Clinical Lead Angus CHP

NHS Tayside

Rosalie Dunn

General Practitioner

NHS Lanarkshire

Eileen Grant

Specialist Palliative Care Pharmacist

NHS Grampian

Helen Grant

Home Manager

HC-One

David Gray (Co-Chair)

Consultant in Palliative Medicine

NHS Greater Glasgow & Clyde

Mark Hazelwood

Chief Executive

Scottish Partnership for Palliative Care

Annabel Howell

Speciality Doctor in Palliative Medicine

NHS Borders

Linda Johnstone

Macmillan Area Lead Pharmacist - Palliative Care

NHS Lanarkshire

Shirley Kelly

Macmillan Lead Pharmacist – Palliative Care

NHS Tayside

Helen Kinnaird

Home Manager

Care UK

Alison Liddell

Macmillan Palliative Advanced Nurse Practitioner

NHS Tayside

Alison MacRobbie

Macmillan Palliative & Community Care Pharmacist

NHS Highland

Sandra McConnell

Consultant in Palliative Medicine

NHS Greater Glasgow & Clyde

Alistair McKeown

Consultant in Palliative Medicine

NHS Greater Glasgow & Clyde

Karen Menzies

Palliative Care Pharmacist

NHS Ayrshire & Arran

Tim Morgan

Consultant in Palliative Medicine

NHS Grampian

Ruth Morrison

Associate Specialist in Palliative Care

NHS Dumfries & Galloway

Kirsty Muirhead

Consultant in Palliative Medicine

NHS Ayrshire & Arran

Sheena Scragg

Consultant in Palliative Medicine

NHS Fife

Louise Shakespeare

Macmillan CNS

NHS Highland

Claire Sharpe

Macmillan CNS

NHS Dumfries & Galloway

Jennifer Smith

Pharmacist

NHS Borders

Fiona Sneddon

Senior Macmillan CNS

NHS Lothian

Sara Twaddle

Director of Evidence

Healthcare Improvement Scotland

Martin Wilson

Consultant Physician

NHS Highland

Alison Winning

Senior Health Information Scientist

Healthcare Improvement Scotland

 

Sub-Group 1
Pain
Sheena Scragg, Co-Chair
Fiona Sneddon, Co-Chair

David Binyon

Primary Care Development Pharmacist

Julie Fisher

Palliative Care Pharmacist

Susie Chater

Consultant in Palliative Medicine

Tom Middlemiss

ST3 Palliative Medicine

Debbie Strachan

General Practitioner

Fiona Taylor

Charge Nurse

Lorraine Wilson

Community Palliative Care Team Leader

Sub-Group 2
GI
Alison MacRobbie, Co-Chair
Tim Morgan, Co-Chair

David Babb

Senior Dentist

Gill Chadwick

Macmillan Lead Cancer Nurse

Lucy Cogdell

Speciality Trainee Doctor, Palliative Care

Corinne Galletly

Macmillan Clinical Nurse Specialist

Eileen Grant

Specialist Palliative Care Pharmacist

Kathryn Hamling

Macmillan Clinical Nurse Specialist

Lucy Heycock

Macmillan Clinical Nurse Specialist

Fiona Hitchman

Speciality Trainee Doctor, Palliative Care

Jeremy Keen

Consultant in Palliative Medicine

Rosemary Kitching

Upper GI Cancer Clinical Nurse Specialist

Euan Mackenzie

General Practitioner

Wilma Halley

Macmillan Clinical Nurse Specialist

Susan Morrison

Macmillan Clinical Nurse Specialist

Lorna Senior

Macmillan Clinical Nurse Specialist

Louise Shakespeare

Macmillan Clinical Nurse Specialist

Mandi Smith

Lead Heart Failure Clinical Nurse Specialist

Elizabeth Towsey

District Nurse & End of Life Care Facilitator

Flora Watson

Community Macmillan Nurse Specialist

Sub-Group 3
End of Life and Emergency
Rosalie Dunn, Co-Chair
Sandra McConnell, Co-Chair

Gordon Canning

Consultant in Palliative Medicine

Claire Douglas

Consultant in Palliative Medicine

Elizabeth Ferguson

Consultant in Palliative Medicine

Joe Harrison

Palliative Care Pharmacist

Alistair McKeown

Consultant in Palliative Medicine

Helen Morrow

Associate Specialist in Geriatric Medicine

Linda Johnstone

Macmillan Area Lead Pharmacist - Palliative Care

Carolyn Mackay

Palliative Care Pharmacist

Laura Pole

General Practitioner

Jan Smith

Macmillan Nurse Co-ordinator

Emma Dymond

Specialist Registrar in Palliative Medicine

Sub-Group 4
Psychological and miscellaneous
Karen Menzies, Co-Chair
Claire Sharpe, Co-Chair
Kirsty Muirhead, Co-Chair

Karen Harvie

Doctor, (LAT3)

Annabel Howell

Speciality doctor in Palliative medicine

Helen Mackay,

Specialist registrar in Palliative Medicine, Glasgow

Peigi Mackay,

General Practitioner

Ruth Morrison,

Associate specialist in Palliative medicine

Julie Wands

Library Manager

Jenni Smith,

Pharmacist, Borders

Colin Walker

Specialist palliative care nurse, Ayrshire

Sub-Group 5
Respiratory
Shirley Kelly, Co-Chair
Fiona Downs, Co-Chair
Derek Blues, Co-Chair

Jane Andrew

Practice Educator

Steven Beaven

General Practitioner

Helen Dryden

Palliative Care Clinical Lead Angus CHP

Jean Gow

Physiotherapist

Alison Liddell

Macmillan Palliative Advanced Nurse Practitioner

Stan Wright

Consultant Respiratory Physician & Lead Cancer Clinician

Norma Duncan

Patient Representative

Diane Mitchell

Librarian

 

External Reviewers - as nominated and arranged by Dr Paul Keeley.

External review comments and responses from sub groups can be accessed here.

 

Topic

External reviewer

Anticipatory prescribing (extracted from last days)

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Anorexia/cachexia  

Nikki Pease

Bowel obstruction  

David Feuer

Breathlessness  

Andrew Wilcock

Care in last few days of life  

Bee Wee

Choosing & changing opioids

John Zepetella

Transfer home in the last days of life

Catherine Thomas

Constipation  

Nigel Sykes

Continuous subcutaneous fluid infusions (for hydration)  

Jason Boland

Cough  

Miriam Johnson

Delirium  

Jackie Taylor

Depression  

Neil Jackson

Diarrhoea

Dylan Harris

Emergencies (seizures)  

Stephen Falk

Emergencies (recognition and management of mscc)  

Stephen Falk

Emergencies in Palliative Care (bleeding)  

Stephen Falk

Emergencies – SVCO

 Laura Kelly

Hiccups  

Kathryn Mannix

Hypercalcaemia   

Alice Jordan

Last days of life in renal disease  

Laura Chapman

Nausea and Vomiting

Kathryn Mannix

Mouth Care  

Andrew Davies & Petrina Sweeney

Out of hours handover information

Eleanor Grogan

Pain management

Simon Noble

Pain management – neuropathic pain

Michael Bennett

Pain assessment

Catherine Urch

Pain assessment and cognitive impairment  

Catherine Urch

Pruritis  

Max Watson

Severe uncontrolled distress/symptoms  

Esther Waterhouse

Sweating  

Lindsay McNeil

Syringe pumps (compatibility for medications given as a s/c infusion)  

Sarah Charlesworth

Weakness/fatigue  

Patrick Stone

 

Patient and Family consultation group

Ron Parsons, Suzanne Clark, Anne McDougall, Margo Biggs, Fiona Collie, Moira Clark, Pauline Marland

 

Medical Writers

Emma Riches, Medical Writer, Healthcare Improvement Scotland
Susan Downie, Medical Writer, Healthcare Improvement Scotland
Paul Herbert, Health Information Scientist, Healthcare Improvement Scotland

 

Web Development & Project Support

Gavin Venters, SHOW Service Manager, NHS National Services Scotland

Idong Usoro, SCET Manager, University of the West of Scotland

Susan Diotaiuti, Executive Assistant, Scottish Partnership for Palliative Care

Pauline Britton, Publications and Group Liaison Officer, Scottish Partnership for Palliative Care