Sarah Farnell-Ward

School: Nursing

Job Title: Senior Lecturer



Sarah is a registered adult nurse who has specialised in general intensive care. She currently works in the Faculty as a senior lecturer in intensive care. She also works for the NHS as a team leader in a busy 21 bedded General Intensive Care unit, caring for a wide variety of critically ill patients (including major trauma, elective and emergency admissions, advanced respiratory support, vascular, pelvic, head and neck and other complex surgery).

Sarah has also worked as a research associate and takes a keen interest in nursing research. She has been involved in several research projects which have been published and presented at conferences. Her research interests include pressure ulcer prevention, non-invasive temperature monitoring, patient safety, nurses' socialisation to intensive care and tracheal suctioning.

She holds an MSc in Nursing Research and Practice Development, during which she conducted a quantitative study of non-invasive temperature monitoring in Intensive Care.


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Farnell, Sarah (2007) Response. Journal of Clinical Nursing, 16(1), p. 219. ISSN (print) 0962-1067

Farnell, Sarah and Dawson, Deborah (2006) ‘It's not like the wards’. Experiences of nurses new to critical care: A qualitative study. International Journal of Nursing Studies, 43(3), pp. 319-331. ISSN (print) 0020-7489

Farnell, Sarah (2005) Response. Journal of Clinical Nursing, 14(8), p. 1028. ISSN (print) 0962-1067

Farnell, Sarah, Maxwell, Lorraine, Tan, Seok, Rhodes, Andrew and Philips, Barbara (2005) Temperature measurement: comparison of non-invasive methods used in adult critical care. Journal of Clinical Nursing, 14(5), pp. 632-639. ISSN (print) 0962-1067

Morrice, Amanda, Jackson, Emma and Farnell, Sarah (2004) Practical considerations in the administration of intravenous vasoactive drugs in the critical care setting. Part II - How safe is our practice? Intensive and Critical Care Nursing, 20(4), pp. 183-189. ISSN (print) 0964-3397

Day, Tina, Farnell, Sarah and Wilson-Barnett, Jenifer (2002) Suctioning: a review of current research recommendations. Intensive and Critical Care Nursing, 18(2), pp. 79-89. ISSN (print) 0964-3397

Day, Tina, Farnell, Sarah, Haynes, Sheila, Wainwright, Steven and Wilson-Barnett, Jenifer (2002) Tracheal suctioning: an exploration of nurses' knowledge and competence in acute and high dependency ward areas. Journal of Advanced Nursing, 39(1), pp. 35-45. ISSN (print) 0309-2402

Lamond, Dawn and Farnell, Sarah (1998) The treatment of pressure sores: a comparison of novice and expert nurses' knowledge, information use and decision accuracy. Journal of Advanced Nursing, 27(2), pp. 280-286. ISSN (print) 0309-2402

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