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Researcher: Namasivayam, P (Ms Pathmavathy Namasivayam)

Fields of Research

Health and Community Services
Family Care
Medical and Health Sciences
Rehabilitation and Therapy (excl. Physiotherapy)
Environmental and Occupational Health and Safety
Rural Sociology
Health Promotion
Primary Health Care

Research Objectives

Palliative Care
Health Education and Promotion
Occupational Health
Substance Abuse
Evaluation of Health Outcomes
Health Status (e.g. Indicators of Well-Being)
Rural Health
Health Inequalities

Career Best Publications

Research Publications

A critical review of the nursing shortage in Malaysia; International Nursing Review
Are we prepared to provide palliative care in a rehabilitation facility? An exploratory study; ARNA 22nd Annual Conference
Caring for families of the terminally ill in Malaysia from palliative care nurses' perspectives; Journal of Clinical Nursing
Engaging and supporting families in a multicultural Malaysian palliative care environment; Leadership and Practice Development in Health: Quality and Safety through Workplace Learning Conference
Nurse-family interaction in Malaysian palliative care settings focused literature review; International Journal of Palliative Nursing
Nurses shortages in Malaysia: The importance of a healthy working environment; International Nursing Conference “Quality and Safety of Nursing Practice
Providing palliative care in a rehabilitation setting: a staff needs assessment; Journal of the Australasian Rehabilitation Nurses Association
The challenges of caring for families of the terminally ill: nurses' lived experience; Contemporary Nurse
The Lived experience of caring for families of the terminally ill; International Palliative Care Nursing Research Conference

Research Projects

Evaluation of the Palliative Care After hours Phone Support Service Tasmania

Research Candidate Supervision