Organization profile

Organisation profile

The Health Services Research Unit (HSRU) has established an internationally recognised portfolio of health services research focusing on two main programmes; Health Care Assessment and Impoving Experiences of Care.

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    Research Output

    A behavioural approach to specifying interventions: what insights can be gained for the reporting and implementation of interventions to reduce antibiotic use in hospitals?

    Duncan, E. M., Charani, E., Clarkson, J. E., Francis, J. J., Gillies, K., Grimshaw, J. M., Kern, W. V., Lorencatto, F., Marwick, C. A., McEwen, J., Möhler, R., Morris, A. M., Ramsay, C. R., Rogers Van Katwyk, S., Rzewuska, M., Skodvin, B., Smith, I., Suh, K. N. & Davey, P. G., May 2020, In : Journal of Antimicrobial Chemotherapy. 75, 5, p. 1338–1346 9 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

    Open Access
  • Open Access
  • 3 Downloads (Pure)

    Antimicrobial mouthwashes (gargling) and nasal sprays administered to patients with suspected or confirmed COVID-19 infection to improve patient outcomes and to protect healthcare workers treating them (Protocol)

    Burton, M., Clarkson, J. E., Goulao, B., Glenny, A-M., McBain, A. J., Schilder, A. G. M., Webster, K. E. & Worthington, H. V., 20 May 2020, In : Cochrane Database of Systematic Reviews. 2020, 5, 11 p., CD013627.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  • Datasets

    Twitter Data for Scottish Independence Referendum and UK General Election

    Pang, W. (Data Manager), Abdul, A. O. (Data Collector), Emele, C. (Data Collector), Bone, J. (Contributor) & Coghill, G. (Data Manager), University of Aberdeen, 2015


    Pharmacy choice DCE

    Watson, V. (Creator) & Porteous, T. (Creator), University of Aberdeen, 24 Nov 2015


    STOPPIT clinical trial data

    Norrie, J. D. T. (Data Manager), Norman, J. (Data Manager) & Ramsay, C. (Data Manager), University of Aberdeen, 2008



    Principal’s Prize for Public Engagement with Research

    Goulao, Beatriz (Recipient), 2018

    Prize: Awards, Medals, Prizes and Distinctions

  • Activities

    Delphi Survey for the development of the Consolidated Standards of Reporting Trials (CONSORT) extension for harms (CONSORT Harms 2018)

    Miriam Giovanna Brazzelli (Consultant)

    20 Jan 2019

    Activity: Industry Engagement, Consultancy, Spin-Outs, CPD and LicensingConsultancy

    QUADAS-2C International Advisory Group (Event)

    Miriam Giovanna Brazzelli (Member)

    Jun 2018 → …

    Activity: Membership (e.g. panels, networks, committees, etc.)Membership of public/government advisory/policy group or panel

    Summer School for Young Neurologists

    Miriam Giovanna Brazzelli (Invited speaker)

    18 Jun 201822 Jun 2018

    Activity: Attending or organising an eventAttending/organising Workshop, seminar, or course

    Press / Media

    Apakah hak tinggi buruk bagi kesehatan? Dua ahli menelaah buktinya

    Heather May Morgan & Max Barnish


    1 Media contribution

    Press/Media: Articles in 'The Conversation'

    Why the NHS should prescribe wearable fitness trackers

    Heather May Morgan


    1 item of Media coverage

    Press/Media: Articles in 'The Conversation'

    Will fitness trackers damage our relationships with our doctors?

    Heather May Morgan


    1 item of Media coverage

    Press/Media: Articles in 'The Conversation'


    Aberdeen research prompts change in dental policy benefiting thousands of Scottish children

    Craig Ramsay (Coordinator), Jeremy M Grimshaw (Coordinator), Graeme MacLennan (Coordinator), Jan Clarkson (Coordinator), Nigel B. Pitts (Coordinator), Ruth Thomas (Coordinator), Elizabeth A Shirran (Coordinator), Marion Campbell (Coordinator) & Jill Ann Mollison (Coordinator)


    Making surgery safer: non-technical skills of anaesthetists, surgeons and scrub nurses

    Rhona Flin (Coordinator), Georgina Claudia Fletcher (Coordinator), Steven Yule (Coordinator) & Lucy Mitchell (Coordinator)