Della Roberts, MSN, RN

Adjunct Professor

Delta Hospital - Fraser Health Authority
End of Life Care
Clinical Nurse Specialist
5800 Mountainview Blvd.
Delta, BC
Canada V4K 3V6


Selected Publications not Indexed in PubMed

Roberts, D., Tayler, C., MacCormack, D. & Barwich, D. (2007 in press). Telenursing in Hospice Palliative Care. Canadian Nurse, 103(5).

Gallagher, R. & Roberts, D. (2004). A systematic literature review of oxygen and airflow effect on the relief of dyspnea at rest in patients with advanced disease of any cause. Journal of Pain and Palliative Care Pharmacotherapy, 18(4), 3-15.

Roberts, D. (2001). Commentary: Nurse supported early discharge for patients with exacerbations of chronic obstructive pulmonary disease: A randomized controlled trial and randomized controlled trial of supported discharge in patients with exacerbations of chronic obstructive pulmonary disease. Evidence-based Nursing, 4(3), 88-89.

Roberts, D. (2000). Commentary: Fatigue in chronic illness: the experience of individuals with chronic obstructive pulmonary disease and with asthma. Evidence-based Nursing, 3(3), 94.

Roberts, D., Thorne, S., & Pearson, C. (1994). Dyspnea in end-stage cancer: the experience of patients and nurses. Canadian Nurses Respiratory Society, 5-6.

Roberts, D., Thorne, S., & Pearson, C. (1993). The experience of dyspnea in late-stage cancer: Patients and nurses’ perspectives. Cancer Nursing, 16(4), 310-320.