Select Publications

Book Chapters

Yapp G; Sinclair C; Kelly A; Williams K; Amgarth-Duff I; Agar M, 2019, 'Planning for the rest-of-life, not end-of-life Reframing advance care planning for people with dementia', in Macdonald G; Mears J (ed.), DEMENTIA AS SOCIAL EXPERIENCE: VALUING LIFE AND CARE, ROUTLEDGE, pp. 134 - 155, http://gateway.webofknowledge.com/gateway/Gateway.cgi?GWVersion=2&SrcApp=PARTNER_APP&SrcAuth=LinksAMR&KeyUT=WOS:000474513100008&DestLinkType=FullRecord&DestApp=ALL_WOS&UsrCustomerID=891bb5ab6ba270e68a29b250adbe88d1

Sinclair C; Bucks RS; Blake M; Williams K; Clayton J; Auret K; Radoslovich H; Callaghan S; Field S; Kurrle S, 2019, ''We've always thought of one another': relational perspectives on autonomy and decision-making among people with dementia and their family carers', in Macdonald G; Mears J (ed.), Dementia as Social Experience: Valuing Life and Care, Routledge, Abingdon, pp. 118 - 133

Yapp G; Sinclair C; Kelly A; Williams K; Amgarth-Duff I; Agar M, 2019, 'Planning for the rest-of-life, not end-of-life: Reframing advance care planning for people with dementia', in Macdonald G; Mears J (ed.), Dementia as Social Experience: Valuing Life and Care, Routledge, Oxon, pp. 134 - 156

Mathers N; Sinclair C, 2018, 'Planning ahead in all areas', in Advance Care Planning in End of Life Care, pp. 281 - 292, http://dx.doi.org/10.1093/oso/9780198802136.003.0026

Journal articles

Detering KM; Sinclair C; Buck K; Sellars M; White BP; Kelly H; Nolte L, 2021, 'Organisational and advance care planning program characteristics associated with advance care directive completion: a prospective multicentre cross-sectional audit among health and residential aged care services caring for older Australians', BMC Health Services Research, vol. 21, http://dx.doi.org/10.1186/s12913-021-06523-z

Herro A; Lee KY; Withall A; Peisah C; Chappell L; Sinclair C, 2021, 'Elder Mediation Services among Diverse Older Adult Communities in Australia: Practitioner Perspectives on Accessibility', Gerontologist, vol. 61, pp. 1141 - 1152, http://dx.doi.org/10.1093/geront/gnaa146

Buck K; Nolte L; Sellars M; Sinclair C; White BP; Kelly H; Macleod A; Detering KM, 2021, 'Advance care directive prevalence among older Australians and associations with person-level predictors and quality indicators', Health Expectations, vol. 24, pp. 1312 - 1325, http://dx.doi.org/10.1111/hex.13264

Tran J; Sellars M; Nolte L; White BP; Sinclair C; Fetherstonhaugh D; Detering K, 2021, 'Systematic review and content analysis of Australian health care substitute decision making online resources', Australian Health Review, vol. 45, pp. 317 - 327, http://dx.doi.org/10.1071/AH20070

Blake M; Stewart C; Castelli-Arnold P; Sinclair C, 2021, 'Supported Decision-Making for People Living with Dementia: An Examination of Four Australian Guardianship Laws', Journal of law and medicine, vol. 28, pp. 389 - 420

Bryant J; Sellars M; Waller A; Detering K; Sinclair C; Ruseckaite R; White B; Nolte L, 2021, 'Advance care planning participation by people with dementia: A cross-sectional survey and medical record audit', BMJ Supportive and Palliative Care, http://dx.doi.org/10.1136/bmjspcare-2020-002550

Sinclair C; Sellars M; Buck K; Detering KM; White BP; Nolte L, 2021, 'Association between region of birth and advance care planning documentation among older Australian migrant communities: A multicenter audit study', Journals of Gerontology - Series B Psychological Sciences and Social Sciences, vol. 76, pp. 109 - 120, http://dx.doi.org/10.1093/GERONB/GBAA127

Bryant J; Sellars M; Sinclair C; Detering K; Buck K; Waller A; White B; Nolte L, 2021, 'Inadequate completion of advance care directives by individuals with dementia: National audit of health and aged care facilities', BMJ Supportive and Palliative Care, http://dx.doi.org/10.1136/bmjspcare-2020-002767

Sinclair C; Bajic-Smith J; Gresham M; Blake M; Bucks RS; Field S; Clayton JM; Radoslovich H; Agar M; Kurrle S, 2021, 'Professionals’ views and experiences in supporting decision-making involvement for people living with dementia', Dementia, vol. 20, pp. 84 - 105, http://dx.doi.org/10.1177/1471301219864849

Sellars M; Tran J; Nolte L; White B; Sinclair C; Fetherstonhaugh D; Detering K, 2021, 'Public knowledge, preferences and experiences about medical substitute decision-making: A national cross-sectional survey', BMJ Supportive and Palliative Care, http://dx.doi.org/10.1136/bmjspcare-2020-002619

Sinclair C; Eramudugolla R; Brady B; Cherbuin N; Anstey KJ, 2021, 'The role of cognition and reinforcement sensitivity in older adult decision-making under explicit risk conditions', Journal of Clinical and Experimental Neuropsychology, vol. 43, pp. 238 - 254, http://dx.doi.org/10.1080/13803395.2021.1909709

Buck K; Nolte L; Kelly H; Detering K; Sinclair C; White BP; Sellars M, 2020, 'Challenges in obtaining research ethics and governance approvals for an Australian national intersector, multisite audit study', Australian Health Review, vol. 44, pp. 799 - 805, http://dx.doi.org/10.1071/AH20022

Hosie A; Kochovska S; Ries N; Gilmore I; Parker D; Sinclair C; Sheehan C; Collier A; Caplan GA; Visser M; Xu X; Lobb E; Sheahan L; Brown L; Lee W; Sanderson CR; Amgarth-Duff I; Green A; Edwards L; Agar MR, 2020, 'Older Persons' and Their Caregivers' Perspectives and Experiences of Research Participation With Impaired Decision-Making Capacity: A Scoping Review.', Gerontologist, http://dx.doi.org/10.1093/geront/gnaa118

Sinclair C; Nolte L; White B; Detering K, 2020, 'Advance care planning in Australia during the COVID-19 outbreak: Now more important than ever', Internal Medicine Journal, vol. 50, pp. 918 - 923, http://dx.doi.org/10.1111/imj.14937

Mills J; Li C; Fullerton S; Chapman M; Jap J; Sinclair C; Collins A; Campbell E, 2020, 'Staying connected and informed: Online resources and virtual communities of practice supporting palliative care during the novel coronavirus pandemic', Progress in Palliative Care, vol. 28, pp. 251 - 253, http://dx.doi.org/10.1080/09699260.2020.1759876

Sellars M; Detering KM; Sinclair C; White BP; Buck K; Ruseckaite R; Clayton JM; Nolte L, 2020, 'Personal and Interpersonal Factors and Their Associations With Advance Care Planning Documentation: A Cross-sectional Survey of Older Adults in Australia', Journal of Pain and Symptom Management, vol. 59, pp. 1212 - 1222.e3, http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.jpainsymman.2019.12.371

Moore S; Barbour R; Ngo H; Sinclair C; Chambers R; Auret K; Hassed C; Playford D, 2020, 'Determining the feasibility and effectiveness of brief online mindfulness training for rural medical students: A pilot study', BMC Medical Education, vol. 20, pp. 104, http://dx.doi.org/10.1186/s12909-020-02015-6

Sinclair C; Auret KA; Evans SF; Jane F; Dormer S; Wilkinson A; Greeve K; Koay MA; Brims F, 2020, 'Impact of a Nurse-Led Advance Care Planning Intervention on Satisfaction, Health-Related Quality of Life, and Health Care Utilization Among Patients With Severe Respiratory Disease: A Randomized Patient-Preference Trial', Journal of Pain and Symptom Management, vol. 59, pp. 848 - 855, http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.jpainsymman.2019.11.018

Moore S; Barbour R; Ngo H; Sinclair C; Chambers R; Playford D; Auret K; Hassed C, 2020, 'The Rural Clinical School of Western Australia Mindfulness Project', International Journal of Whole Person Care, vol. 7, pp. 51 - 51, http://dx.doi.org/10.26443/ijwpc.v7i1.237

Sinclair C; Gersbach K; Hogan M; Blake M; Bucks R; Auret K; Clayton J; Stewart C; Field S; Radoslovich H; Agar M; Martini A; Gresham M; Williams K; Kurrle S, 2019, '“A Real Bucket of Worms”: Views of People Living with Dementia and Family Members on Supported Decision-Making', Journal of Bioethical Inquiry, vol. 16, pp. 587 - 608, http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/s11673-019-09945-x

Detering KM; Buck K; Sellars M; Kelly H; Sinclair C; White B; Nolte L, 2019, 'Prospective multicentre cross-sectional audit among older Australians accessing health and residential aged care services: Protocol for a national advance care directive prevalence study', BMJ Open, vol. 9, http://dx.doi.org/10.1136/bmjopen-2019-031691

Sinclair C; Field S; Blake M; Radoslovich H, 2019, 'An examination of organisational policies for healthcare and lifestyle decision-making among Australian aged care providers', Australasian Journal on Ageing, vol. 38, pp. 90 - 97, http://dx.doi.org/10.1111/ajag.12610

Flavin T; Sinclair C, 2019, 'Reflections on involving people living with dementia in research in the Australian context', Australasian Journal on Ageing, vol. 38, pp. 6 - 8, http://dx.doi.org/10.1111/ajag.12596

Buck K; Detering KM; Pollard A; Sellars M; Ruseckaite R; Kelly H; White BP; Sinclair C; Nolte L, 2019, 'Concordance Between Self-Reported Completion of Advance Care Planning Documentation and Availability of Documentation in Australian Health and Residential Aged Care Services', Journal of Pain and Symptom Management, vol. 58, pp. 264 - 274, http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.jpainsymman.2019.04.026

Sullivan R; Ugalde A; Sinclair C; Breen LJ, 2019, 'Developing a Research Agenda for Adult Palliative Care: A Modified Delphi Study', Journal of Palliative Medicine, vol. 22, pp. 480 - 488, http://dx.doi.org/10.1089/jpm.2018.0462

Sellars M; Chung O; Nolte L; Tong A; Pond D; Fetherstonhaugh D; McInerney F; Sinclair C; Detering KM, 2019, 'Perspectives of people with dementia and carers on advance care planning and end-of-life care: A systematic review and thematic synthesis of qualitative studies', Palliative Medicine, vol. 33, pp. 274 - 290, http://dx.doi.org/10.1177/0269216318809571

Auret K; Sinclair C; Wilkinson A; Thomas J; Price D, 2019, 'Project to improve storage, access and incorporation of advance care plans in a regional Australian hospital', Australian Journal of Rural Health, vol. 27, pp. 104 - 110, http://dx.doi.org/10.1111/ajr.12467

Detering KM; Buck K; Ruseckaite R; Kelly H; Sellars M; Sinclair C; Clayton JM; Nolte L, 2019, 'Prevalence and correlates of advance care directives among older Australians accessing health and residential aged care services: Multicentre audit study', BMJ Open, vol. 9, pp. e025255 - e025255, http://dx.doi.org/10.1136/bmjopen-2018-025255

Rogers J; Goldsmith C; Sinclair C; Auret K, 2019, 'The advance care planning nurse facilitator: Describing the role and identifying factors associated with successful implementation', Australian Journal of Primary Health, vol. 25, pp. 564 - 569, http://dx.doi.org/10.1071/PY19010

Sinclair C; Gersbach K; Hogan M; Bucks RS; Auret KA; Clayton JM; Agar M; Kurrle S, 2018, 'How couples with dementia experience healthcare, lifestyle, and everyday decision-making', International Psychogeriatrics, vol. 30, pp. 1639 - 1647, http://dx.doi.org/10.1017/S1041610218000741

Blake M; Doray ON; Sinclair C, 2018, 'Advance Care Planning for People with Dementia in Western Australia: An Examination of the Fit Between the Law and Practice', Psychiatry, Psychology and Law, vol. 25, pp. 197 - 218, http://dx.doi.org/10.1080/13218719.2017.1351904

Auret K; Sinclair C; Brims F, 2017, 'Challenge to advance care planning', Internal Medicine Journal, vol. 47, pp. 1090 - 1091, http://dx.doi.org/10.1111/imj.13515

Sinclair C; Auret KA; Evans SF; Williamson F; Dormer S; Wilkinson A; Greeve K; Koay A; Price D; Brims F, 2017, 'Advance care planning uptake among patients with severe lung disease: A randomised patient preference trial of a nurse-led, facilitated advance care planning intervention', BMJ Open, vol. 7, http://dx.doi.org/10.1136/bmjopen-2016-013415

Ruseckaite R; Detering KM; Evans SM; Perera V; Walker L; Sinclair C; Clayton J; Nolte L, 2017, 'Protocol for a national prevalence study of advance care planning documentation and self-reported uptake in Australia', BMJ Open, vol. 7, pp. e018024 - e018024, http://dx.doi.org/10.1136/bmjopen-2017-018024

Sinclair C; Stokes A; Jeffries-Stokes C; Daly J, 2016, 'Positive community responses to an arts–health program designed to tackle diabetes and kidney disease in remote Aboriginal communities in Australia: a qualitative study', Australian and New Zealand Journal of Public Health, vol. 40, pp. 307 - 312, http://dx.doi.org/10.1111/1753-6405.12522

Sinclair C; Gates K; Evans S; Auret KA, 2016, 'Factors Influencing Australian General Practitioners' Clinical Decisions Regarding Advance Care Planning: A Factorial Survey', Journal of Pain and Symptom Management, vol. 51, pp. 718 - 727.e2, http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.jpainsymman.2015.11.014

Collins A; Mills J; Sinclair C; Li C; Campbell E; Chapman M; Fullerton S; Jap J, 2016, 'Virtual communities of practice such as Palliverse can increase palliative care engagement', European Journal of Palliative Care, vol. 23, pp. 80 - 82

Sinclair C; Davidson C; Auret K, 2016, 'The role of mediation in advance care planning and end-of-life care', Australian Family Physician, vol. 45, pp. 69 - 73, http://gateway.webofknowledge.com/gateway/Gateway.cgi?GWVersion=2&SrcApp=PARTNER_APP&SrcAuth=LinksAMR&KeyUT=WOS:000369336000019&DestLinkType=FullRecord&DestApp=ALL_WOS&UsrCustomerID=891bb5ab6ba270e68a29b250adbe88d1

Auret K; Sinclair C; Thomas J; Porritt F, 2015, 'When paperwork does not represent the patient's wishes for surrogate decision-making', Internal Medicine Journal, vol. 45, pp. 1200 - 1200, http://dx.doi.org/10.1111/imj.12848

Fletcher S; Sinclair C; Rhee JJ; Goh D; Auret K, 2015, 'Rural health professionals’ experiences in implementing advance care planning: A focus group study', Australian Journal of Primary Health, vol. 22, pp. 423 - 427, http://dx.doi.org/10.1071/PY15004

Auret K; Sinclair C; Averill B; Evans S, 2015, 'Advance care planning and end-of-life care in a network of rural Western Australian hospitals', Australian Journal of Rural Health, vol. 23, pp. 195 - 200, http://dx.doi.org/10.1111/ajr.12167

Sinclair C, 2015, 'Effectiveness and user acceptance of online chronic disease management interventions in rural and remote settings: Systematic review and narrative synthesis', Clinical Medicine Insights: Therapeutics, vol. 7, pp. 43 - 52, http://dx.doi.org/10.4137/CMT.S18553

Sinclair C; Keelan P; Stokes S; Stokes A; Jeffries-Stokes C, 2015, 'Participatory video making for research and health promotion in remote Australian Aboriginal communities', International Journal of Critical Indigenous Studies, vol. 8, pp. 2 - 16, http://dx.doi.org/10.5204/ijcis.v8i1.129

Blake M; Sinclair C; Auret K; Carroll R; Wilkinson A, 2015, 'O-27 Promoting autonomy? Bringing legal analysis to bear on the practical issues associated with ACP implementation', BMJ Supportive & Palliative Care, vol. 5, pp. A8.4 - A9, http://dx.doi.org/10.1136/bmjspcare-2015-000978.26

Sinclair C; Auret K; Gates K; Evans S, 2015, 'O-62 Factors influencing gp’s clinical judgements about initiating acp: An experimental vignette study of australian gp’s', BMJ Supportive & Palliative Care, vol. 5, pp. A20.2 - A20, http://dx.doi.org/10.1136/bmjspcare-2015-000978.61

Davidson C; Sinclair C; Auret K, 2015, 'P-83 General practitioners and advance care planning: Looking through the mediator’s lens', BMJ Supportive & Palliative Care, vol. 5, pp. A69.2 - A69, http://dx.doi.org/10.1136/bmjspcare-2015-000978.212


Back to profile page