Jan Cameron


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Dr Jan Cameron (JC) is a registered nurse with over 20 years of clinical expertise in caring for patients with chronic heart failure (HF) and cardiovascular disease, with extensive health services research throughout her academic career. Since conferment of her PhD (May, 2010) she was a Senior Research Fellow at the MacKillop Health Institute, Australian Catholic University (2010-2016) and Monash Clinical School of Sciences in the Stroke and Ageing Research group (July –Dec 2016; Dec 2017 - current). JC has been involved in all aspects of research from planning to knowledge dissemination.Her major research interests are in assessment of cognitive function in patients with HF, developing and testing nurse-led interventions directed at enhancing patient engagement in self-care and improving health outcomes in patients with HF, stroke and cardiovascular disease. 

Research area keywords

  • Heart failure
  • Nursing
  • Stroke
  • Cardiovascular research
  • Cardiac disease
  • Women's health

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Projects 2019 2022

Research Output 2002 2019

1 Citation (Scopus)

A body of work, a missed opportunity: Dyadic research in older adults

Buck, H. G., Bekelman, D., Cameron, J., Chung, M., Hooker, S., Pucciarelli, G., Stromberg, A., Riegel, B. & Vellone, E., 1 Apr 2019, In : Journal of the American Geriatrics Society. 67, 4, p. 854-855 2 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalLetterOtherpeer-review

Open Access

Improving the uptake of cardiac rehabilitation for women: time for a gender-based review

Cameron, J., Murphy, B. M. & Kuhn, L., 1 Jan 2019, (Accepted/In press) In : European Journal of Cardiovascular Nursing. 2 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalEditorialOtherpeer-review

Open Access
1 Citation (Scopus)

Perceived control and quality of life among recipients of implantable cardioverter defibrillator

Hammash, M., McEvedy, S. M., Wright, J., Cameron, J., Miller, J., Ski, C. F., Thompson, D. R., Biddle, M. J., Wimsatt, A., Schrader, M., Smith, R. V., Chung, M. L. & Moser, D. K., 1 Jan 2019, (Accepted/In press) In : Australian critical care : official journal of the Confederation of Australian Critical Care Nurses. 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleResearchpeer-review

Construct validity of the Heart Failure Screening Tool (Heart-FaST) to identify heart failure patients at risk of poor self-care: Rasch analysis

Reynolds, N. A., Ski, C. F., Mcevedy, S. M., Thompson, D. R. & Cameron, J., Jun 2018, In : Journal of Advanced Nursing. 74, 6, p. 1412-1422 11 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleResearchpeer-review

Development of an electronic health message system to support recovery after stroke: Inspiring virtual enabled resources following vascular events (iVERVE)

Cadilhac, D. A., Busingye, D., Li, J. C., Andrew, N. E., Kilkenny, M. F., Thrift, A. G., Thijs, V., Hackett, M. L., Kneebone, I. I., Lannin, N. A., Stewart, A., Dempsey, I. & Cameron, J., 11 Jul 2018, In : Patient Preference and Adherence. 12, p. 1213-1224 12 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleResearchpeer-review

Open Access