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Dr Sarah Brearley

Senior Lecturer in Health Research

  1. 2020
  2. Published

    Activity and advanced cancer: A grounded theory

    Lowe, S. S., Milligan, C. & Brearley, S. G., 1/02/2020, In : Palliative Medicine. 34, 2, p. 231-244 14 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal article

  3. Published

    Experiences of breast cancer in Arab countries: a thematic synthesis

    Fearon, D., Hughes, S. & Brearley, S., 1/02/2020, In : Quality of Life Research. 29, 2, p. 313-324 12 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal article

  4. 2019
  5. Published
  6. Published

    Teach-Learn-Share: An interdisciplinary collaboration to share teaching and learning practice

    Brearley, S. & Cross, C., 3/07/2019.

    Research output: Contribution to conference - Without ISBN/ISSN Conference paper

  7. Published

    A theoretical framework of the factors affecting the end‐of‐life trajectory and provision of end‐of‐life care for people with intellectual disabilities (ID)

    Tuffrey-Wijne, I., Todd, S., Hatton, C., Glover, G., Heslop, P., Brearley, S., Hunt, K., Finlay, I. & Hollins, S., 1/07/2019, In : Journal of Intellectual Disability Research. 63, 7, p. 651-651 1 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalMeeting abstract

  8. Published

    Forgotten lives, hidden Deaths: people with ID living in and dying in non‐ID care settings

    Todd, S., Bernal, J., Hunt, K., Brearley, S. & McCarron, M., 1/07/2019, In : Journal of Intellectual Disability Research. 63, 7, p. 646-646 1 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalMeeting abstract

  9. Published

    How to Develop Engaged Learners (who are able to successfully transition into HE).

    Cross, C. & Brearley, S., 3/06/2019.

    Research output: Contribution to conference - Without ISBN/ISSN Conference paper

  10. Published
  11. 2018
  12. Published

    e-Teaching the Teachers

    Cross, C. M. & Brearley, S. G., 24/09/2018.

    Research output: Contribution to conference - Without ISBN/ISSN Conference paper

  13. Published

    A philosophical critique of the UK’s National Institute for Health and Care Excellence guideline ‘Palliative care for adults: strong opioids for pain relief’

    Fearon, D., Hughes, S. & Brearley, S. G., 1/08/2018, In : British Journal of Pain. 12, 3, p. 183-188 6 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal article

  14. Published

    E-Teaching the Teachers

    Brearley, S. G. & Cross, C. M., 3/07/2018.

    Research output: Contribution to conference - Without ISBN/ISSN Conference paper

  15. Published

    Family carers’ experiences of coping 
with the deaths of adults in home settings: A narrative analysis of carers’ relevant background worries

    Thomas, C. J., Turner, M., Payne, S. A., Milligan, C., Brearley, S. G., Seamark, D., Wang, X. & Blake, S., 1/05/2018, In : Palliative Medicine. 32, 5, p. 950-959 10 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal article

  16. Published

    Teaching e-Teachers How to Develop Collaborative and Engaged Learners

    Cross, C. M. & Brearley, S. G., 24/04/2018.

    Research output: Contribution to conference - Without ISBN/ISSN Conference paper

  17. Published

    The contribution of silence to spiritual care at the end of life: a phenomenological exploration from the experience of palliative care chaplains

    Bassett, L., Bingley, A. F. & Brearley, S. G., 1/03/2018, In : Journal for the Study of Spirituality. 8, 1, p. 34-48 15 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal article

  18. Published

    Silence as an element of care: A meta-ethnographic review of professional caregivers’ experience in clinical and pastoral settings

    Bassett, L., Bingley, A. F. & Brearley, S. G., 1/01/2018, In : Palliative Medicine. 32, 1, p. 185-194 10 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal article

  19. 2017
  20. Published

    Final transitions to place of death: Patients and families wishes

    EURO-IMPACT, 1/12/2017, In : Journal of Public Health (United Kingdom). 39, 4, p. e302-e311 10 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal article

  21. Published

    ‘Powerlessness’ or ‘doing the right thing’ moral distress amongst nursing home staff caring for residents at the end of life: An interpretive descriptive study

    Young, A., Froggatt, K. A. & Brearley, S. G., 10/2017, In : Palliative Medicine. 31, 9, p. 853-860 8 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal article

  22. Published

    Guidance on Conducting and REporting DElphi Studies (CREDES) in palliative care: Recommendations based on a methodological systematic review

    Jünger, S., Payne, S., Brine, J., Radbruch, L. & Brearley, S., 1/09/2017, In : Palliative Medicine. 31, 8, p. 684-706 23 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal article

  23. Published

    International variations in clinical practice guidelines for palliative sedation: A systematic review

    on behalf of EURO IMPACT, 1/09/2017, In : BMJ Supportive and Palliative Care. 7, 3, p. 223-229 7 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalReview article

  24. 2016
  25. Published

    Verwendung der Delphi-Technik zur Entwicklung von Best-Practice-Leitlinien in der Palliativversorgung: eine methodologische systematische Übersichtsarbeit

    Jünger, S., Payne, S. A., Brine, J. J., Radbruch, L. & Brearley, S. G., 08/2016, In : Zeitschrift für Palliativmedizin. 17, 5, p. 174 1 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalMeeting abstract

  26. Published

    Depressive symptoms in the last days of life of patients with cancer: a nationwide retrospective mortality study

    Euro Impact, 1/06/2016, In : BMJ Supportive and Palliative Care. 6, 2, p. 201-209 9 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal article

  27. Published

    Caring for a dying spouse at the end of life: “It’s one of the things you volunteer for when you get married”: a qualitative study of the oldest carers’ experiences

    Turner, J. M., King, C., Milligan, C., Thomas, C., Brearley, S. G., Seamark, D., Wang, X., Blake, S. & Payne, S. A., 05/2016, In : Age and Ageing. 45, 3, p. 421-426 6 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal article

  28. Published

    Unpacking the impact of older adults' home death on family care-givers' experiences of home

    Milligan, C., Turner, J. M., Blake, S., Brearley, S. G., Seamark, D., Thomas, C. J., Wang, X. & Payne, S. A., 03/2016, In : Health and Place. 38, p. 103-111 9 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal article

  29. 2015
  30. Published

    A grounded theory approach to physical activity and advanced cancer: a qualitative study protocol

    Lowe, S. S., Milligan, C., Watanabe, S. M. & Brearley, S. G., 8/12/2015, In : International Journal of Qualitative Methods. 14, 5, 10 p., 1609406915617161.

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal article

  31. Published

    Physical and Psychological Distress Are Related to Dying Peacefully in Residents with Dementia in Long-Term Care Facilities

    EURO IMPACT, 07/2015, In : Journal of Pain and Symptom Management. 50, 1, p. 1-8 8 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal article

  32. Published

    Managing end of life medications at home-accounts of bereaved family carers: a qualitative interview study

    Payne, S., Turner, M., Seamark, D., Thomas, C., Brearley, S., Wang, X., Blake, S. & Milligan, C., 06/2015, In : BMJ Supportive and Palliative Care. 5, 2, p. 181-188 8 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal article

  33. Published

    Palliative care information needs in Central and Eastern Europe and the Commonwealth of Independent States

    Juenger, S., Klose, J., Brearley, S., Hegedus, K., Payne, S. & Radbruch, L., 06/2015, In : Journal of Palliative Care. 31, 2, p. 109-117 9 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal article

  34. Published

    Symptom clusters in people living with HIV attending five palliative care facilities in two sub-Saharan African countries: A hierarchical cluster analysis

    ENCOMPASS & EURO IMPACT, 12/05/2015, In : PLoS ONE. 10, 5, 12 p., e0126554.

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal article

  35. Published

    Patient-reported outcome measures for use in gynaecological oncology: a systematic review

    Preston, N. J., Wilson, N., Wood, N. J., Brine, J., Ferreira Arcuri, J. & Brearley, S. G., 04/2015, In : BJOG: An International Journal of Obstetrics and Gynaecology. 122, 5, p. 615-622 8 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalLiterature review

  36. Published

    Self-reported knowledge, attitudes, and behaviour towards hospice care and how are these related to training in palliative care: An online survey among oncologists in the Czech republic and Slovakia

    Loucka, M., Pasman, R. H., Brearley, S. G., Payne, S. A. & Onwuteaka-Philipsen, B., 1/01/2015, In : Progress in Palliative Care. 23, 1, p. 1-8 8 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal article

  37. 2014
  38. Published

    Dying at home: a qualitative study of family carers' views of support provided by GPs community staff

    Seamark, D., Blake, S., Brearley, S. G., Milligan, C., Thomas, C., Turner, M., Wang, X. & Payne, S., 1/12/2014, In : British Journal of General Practice. 64, 629, p. e796-803 8 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal article

  39. Published

    Thoracic Epidural analgesia versus Rectus Sheath Catheters for open midline incisions in major abdominal surgery within an enhanced recovery programme (TERSC): study protocol for a randomised controlled trial

    Wilkinson, K. M., Krige, A., Brearley, S. G., Lane, S., Scott, M., Gordon, A. C. & Carlson, G. L., 21/10/2014, In : Trials. 15, 1, 12 p., 400.

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal article

  40. Published

    Burden on family carers and care-related financial strain at the end of life: A cross-national population-based study

    Pivodic, L., Van Den Block, L., Pardon, K., Miccinesi, G., Alonso, T. V., Boffin, N., Donker, G. A., Cancian, M., López-Maside, A., Onwuteaka-Philipsen, B. D., Deliens, L., Zeger, D. G., Brearley, S., Augusto, C., Joachim, C., Anneke, F., Richard, H., Higginson Irene, J., Stein, K., Karen, L. & 3 others, Roeline, P., Sophie, P. & Payne, S., 1/10/2014, In : European Journal of Public Health. 24, 5, p. 819-826 8 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal article

  41. Published

    Current debates on end-of-life sedation: an international expert elicitation study

    Papavasiliou, E., Payne, S. & Brearley, S., 1/08/2014, In : Supportive Care in Cancer. 22, 8, p. 2141-2149 9 p., 5.

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal article

  42. Published

    Validation of the Consensus-Definition for Cancer Cachexia and evaluation of a classification model-a study based on data from an international multicentre project (EPCRC-CSA)

    Blum, D., Stene, G. B., Solheim, T. S., Fayers, P., Hjermstad, M. J., Baracos, V. E., Fearon, K., Strasser, F., Kaasa, S., Lieve, V. D. B., Koen, M., Brearley, S., Augusto, C., Joachim, C., Massimo, C., Anneke, F., Richard, H., Higginson, I. J., Stein, K., Karen, L. & 7 others, Guido, M., Bregje, O. P., Koen, P., Roeline, P., Sophie, P., Payne, S. & Luc, D., 1/08/2014, In : Annals of Oncology. 25, 8, p. 1635-1642 8 p., mdu086.

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal article

  43. Unpublished

    Blog reader survey 2014: feedback on use accessibility and preferences

    Morbey, H., Jackson, A., Greenwood, A. & Payne, S., 22/07/2014, (Unpublished) Lancaster: International Observatory on End of Life Care. 37 p.

    Research output: Book/Report/ProceedingsCommissioned report

  44. Published

    End-of-life care in general practice: a cross-sectional, retrospective survey of 'cancer', 'organ failure' and 'old-age/dementia' patients

    Evans, N., Pasman, H. R. W., Donker, G. A., Deliens, L., Van den Block, L., Onwuteaka-Philipsen, B., on behalf of EUROIMPACT & Brearley, S., 07/2014, In : Palliative Medicine. 28, 7, p. 965-975 11 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal article

  45. Published

    Deliberative panels: developing recommendations for supporting stakeholder and user involvement

    Brearley, S. G., Blake, S., Milligan, C., Seamark, D., Thomas, C., Turner, M., Wang, X. & Payne, S. A., 06/2014, In : Palliative Medicine. 28, 6, p. 641-642 2 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalMeeting abstract

  46. Published

    Physician-reported practices in continuous deep sedation until death: a descriptive and comparative study

    EURO IMPACT, 06/2014, In : Palliative Medicine. 28, 6, p. 491-500 10 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal article

  47. Published

    Place of death in the Czech Republic and Slovakia: a population based comparative study using death certificates data

    Loucka, M., Payne, S. A. & Brearley, S. G., 20/03/2014, In : BMC Palliative Care. 13, 1, 13 p., 13.

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal article

  48. Published

    From sedation to continuous deep sedation until death: how has the conceptual base of the practice changed over time? addendum

    Papavasiliou, E., Brearley, S., Seymour, J., Brown, J. & Payne, S., 02/2014, In : Journal of Pain and Symptom Management. 47, 2, p. 370 1 p., 3.

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal article

  49. Published
  50. Published

    How to measure the international development of palliative care? a critique and discussion of current approaches

    Loucka, M., Payne, S., Brearley, S. & EURO IMPACT, 01/2014, In : Journal of Pain and Symptom Management. 47, 1, p. 154-165 12 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal article

  51. Published

    The effectiveness of acupressure for the control and management of chemotherapy-related acute and delayed nausea: a randomized controlled trial

    Molassiotis, A., Russell, W., Hughes, J., Breckons, M., Lloyd-Williams, M., Richardson, J., Hulme, C., Brearley, S. G., Campbell, M., Garrow, A. & Ryder, W. D., 01/2014, In : Journal of Pain and Symptom Management. 47, 1, p. 12-25 14 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal article

  52. Published

    Where do people not want to die? A representative survey of views of general population and health care professionals in the Czech Republic

    Loucka, M., Payne, S. A., Brearley, S. G., Slama, O. & Spinkova, M., 2014, In : Progress in Palliative Care. 22, 5, p. 264-271 8 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal article

  53. 2013
  54. Published

    Consensus building on access to controlled medicines: a four-stage Delphi consensus procedure

    Jünger, S., Brearley, S., Payne, S., Mantel-Teeuwisse, A. K., Lynch, T., Scholten, W. & Radbruch, L., 12/2013, In : Journal of Pain and Symptom Management. 46, 6, p. 897-910 14 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal article

  55. Published

    From sedation to continuous deep sedation until death: how has the conceptual base of the practice changed over time?

    Papavasiliou, E., Brearley, S., Seymour, J., Brown, J. & Payne, S., 11/2013, In : Journal of Pain and Symptom Management. 46, 5, p. 691-706 16 p., 2.

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal article

  56. Published

    From sedation to continuous sedation until death: how has the conceptual basis of sedation in end-of-life care changed over time?

    Papavasiliou, E. S., Brearley, S. G., Seymour, J. E., Brown, J., Payne, S. A. & EUROIMPACT, 11/2013, In : Journal of Pain and Symptom Management. 46, 5, p. 691-706 16 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal article

  57. Published

    Informing future research priorities into the psychological and social problems faced by cancer survivors: a rapid review and synthesis of the literature

    Jarrett, N., Scott, I., Addington-Hall, J., Amir, Z., Brearley, S., Hodges, L., Richardson, A., Sharpe, M., Stamataki, Z., Stark, D., Siller, C., Ziegler, L. & Foster, C., 10/2013, In : Journal of Family Psychology. 17, 5, p. 510-520 11 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal article

  58. Published

    What is the evidence for the use of acupuncture as an intervention for symptom management in cancer supportive and palliative care: an integrative overview of reviews

    Towler, P., Molassiotis, A. & Brearley, S. G., 10/2013, In : Supportive Care in Cancer. 21, 10, p. 2913-2923 11 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal article

  59. Published

    The effectiveness and cost-effectiveness of acupressure for the control and management of chemotherapy-related acute and delayed nausea: Assessment of Nausea in Chemotherapy Research (ANCHoR), a randomised controlled trial

    Molassiotis, A., Russell, W., Hughes, J., Breckons, M., Lloyd-Williams, M., Richardson, J., Hulme, C., Brearley, S. G., Campbell, M., Garrow, A. & Ryder, W. D., 07/2013, In : Health Technology Assessment. 17, 26, p. 1-114 114 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal article

  60. Published

    Continuous sedation (CS) until death: mapping the literature by bibliometric analysis

    Papavasiliou, E., Payne, S., Brearley, S., Brown, J. & Seymour, J., 06/2013, In : Journal of Pain and Symptom Management. 45, 6, p. 1073-1082 10 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal article

  61. Published

    End-of-life decisions: a cross-national study of treatment preference discussions and surrogate decision-maker appointments

    Evans, N., Pasman, H. R., Vega Alonso, T., Van den Block, L., Miccinesi, G., Van Casteren, V., Donker, G., Bertolissi, S., Zurriaga, O., Deliens, L., Onwuteaka-Philipsen, B., EUROIMPACT & Brearley, S., 03/2013, In : PLoS ONE. 8, 3, 12 p., e57965.

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal article

  62. Published

    Family carers' delivery of medications for the person dying at home: preliminary findings from the 'unpacking the home' study

    Turner, M., Seamark, D., Milligan, C., Thomas, C., Brearley, S. G., Wang, X., Blake, S. & Payne, S., 03/2013, In : BMJ Supportive and Palliative Care. 3, 1, p. 125-126 2 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalMeeting abstract

  63. Published

    Understanding the Symptom Experience of Patients with Gastrointestinal Cancers in the First Year Following Diagnosis: Findings from a Qualitative Longitudinal Study

    Ellis, J., Brearley, S. G., Craven, O. & Molassiotis, A., 03/2013, In : Journal of Gastrointestinal Cancer. 44, 1, p. 60-67 8 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal article

  64. Published

    The impact of chemotherapy-related nausea on patients' nutritional status, psychological distress and quality of life

    Farrell, C., Brearley, S. G., Pilling, M. & Molassiotis, A., 01/2013, In : Supportive Care in Cancer. 21, 1, p. 59-66 8 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal article

  65. 2012
  66. Published
  67. Published

    An exploratory study to clarify the cluster of symptoms predictive of chemotherapy-related nausea using random forest modeling

    Molassiotis, A., Farrell, C., Bourne, K., Brearley, S. G. & Pilling, M., 11/2012, In : Journal of Pain and Symptom Management. 44, 5, p. 692-703 12 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal article

  68. Published

    Consensus building in palliative care : a Europe-wide Delphi study on common understandings and conceptual differences

    Jünger, S., Payne, S., Brearley, S., Ploenes, V. & Radbruch, L., 08/2012, In : Journal of Pain and Symptom Management. 44, 2, p. 192-205 14 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal article

  69. Published

    'Unpacking the home' - a social science approach to researching dying at home

    Turner, M., Seamark, D., Milligan, C., Brearley, S., Wang, X., Blake, S. & Payne, S., 1/06/2012, In : BMJ Supportive and Palliative Care. 2, 2, 1 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalMeeting abstract

  70. 2011
  71. Published

    Knowledge, ignorance and priorities for research in key areas of cancer survivorship: findings from a scoping review

    Richardson, A., Addington-Hall, J., Amir, Z., Foster, C., Stark, D., Armes, J., Brearley, S. G., Hodges, L., Hook, J., Jarrett, N., Stamataki, Z., Scott, I., Walker, J., Ziegler, L. & Sharpe, M., 3/11/2011, In : British Journal of Cancer. 105, p. S82-S94 13 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalLiterature review

  72. Published

    The physical and practical problems experienced by cancer survivors: a rapid review and synthesis of the literature

    Brearley, S. G., Stamataki, Z., Addington-Hall, J., Foster, C., Hodges, L., Jarrett, N., Richardson, A., Scott, I., Sharpe, M., Stark, D., Siller, C., Ziegler, L. & Amir, Z., 07/2011, In : European Journal of Oncology Nursing. 15, 3, p. 204-212 9 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal article

  73. Published

    Use of antiemetics in the management of chemotherapy-related nausea and vomiting in current UK practice

    Molassiotis, A., Brearley, S. G. & Stamataki, Z., 2011, In : Supportive Care in Cancer. 19, 7, p. 949-956 8 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal article

  74. 2010
  75. Published

    Clinical features of oral chemotherapy : results of a longitudinal prospective study of breast and colorectal cancer patients receiving capecitabine in the UK.

    Brearley, S. G., Craven, O., Saunders, M., Swindell, R. & Molassiotis, A., 07/2010, In : European Journal of Cancer Care. 19, 4, p. 425-433 9 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal article

  76. 2009
  77. Published

    A randomised controlled trial of a symptom-orientated home care nursing programme in patients with colorectal and breast cancer receiving oral chemotherapy

    Molassiotis, A., Brearley, S., Saunders, M., Craven, O., Wardley, A., Farrell, C., Todd, C. & Luker, K., 09/2009, In : EJC Supplements. 7, 2, p. 69-70 2 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalMeeting abstract

  78. Published

    Gastro-intestinal cancer patients: how they perceive and cope with disease and treatment-related symptoms over a 12-month period

    Brearley, S. G., Craven, O., Wilson, B., Brunton, L. & Molassiotis, A., 09/2009, In : EJC Supplements. 7, 2, p. 234-234 1 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalMeeting abstract

  79. Published

    The effectiveness of a home care nursing programme in the symptom management of patients with colorectal and breast cancer receiving oral chemotherapy: a randomised controlled trial

    Molassiotis, A., Brearley, S. G., Saunders, M., Craven, O., Wardley, A., Farrell, C., Swindell, R., Todd, C. & Luker, K., 2009, In : Journal of Clinical Oncology. 27, 36, p. 6190-6198 9 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal article

  80. 2008
  81. Published

    Exploring the research education needs of hospices : a focus group study conducted in Manchester and London.

    Payne, S., Turner, M., Kerr, C., Amir, Z. & Brearley, S., 12/2008, Help the Hospices.

    Research output: Working paper

  82. Published

    A Review of Patient Self-report Tools for Chemotherapy-induced Nausea and Vomiting

    Brearley, S. G., Clements, C. & Molassiotis, A., 2008, In : Supportive Care in Cancer. 16, p. 1213-1229 17 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal article

  83. 2007
  84. Published

    The NCRI Cancer Experiences Collaborative: Defining self management

    Foster, C., Brown, J., Killen, M. & Brearley, S. G., 2007, In : European Journal of Oncology Nursing. 11, p. 295-297 3 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal article

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