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Researcher: Buchanan, DA (Dr David Buchanan)

Fields of Research

Mental health nursing
Philosophy of mind (excl. cognition)
Health services and systems

Research Objectives

Health related to ageing
Evaluation of health and support services
Other health

Career Best Publications

Research Publications

A Bell in the Storm: Persistent unexplained pain and the language of the uncanny in the creative neurophenomenal reference; VDM Verlag
Addressing the complex whole person in the undergraduate health arena; Leadership and practice development in health: Quality and safety through workplace learning
Maldynia as a Moral Judgment?; Pain Medicine
Stigmatization of Patients with Chronic Pain: The Extinction of Empathy; Pain Medicine
The austerity bargain and the social self: Conceptual clarity surrounding health cutbacks; Nursing Philosophy
The new brain: Concepts, challenges, and opportunities for mental health nursing; International Journal of Mental Health Nursing

Research Projects

Research Candidate Supervision

Deliberate Self-Harm- Mental Health Nurses Attitudes
Understanding the lived experiences of people with schizophrenia in Harare Zimbabwe- A Critical Ethnography