Organization profile

Organisation profile

The Institute of Applied Health Sciences pursues an agenda of excellence in health services research, with a strategy based upon applying current methodological strength to selected clinical topics.

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Randomized Controlled Trials Medicine & Life Sciences
Asthma Medicine & Life Sciences
Scotland Medicine & Life Sciences
Primary Health Care Medicine & Life Sciences
Health Medicine & Life Sciences
Therapeutics Medicine & Life Sciences
Cohort Studies Medicine & Life Sciences
Cost-Benefit Analysis Medicine & Life Sciences

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Research Output 1994 2019

A comparison of professional and private time preferences of General Practitioners

Irvine, A., Van der Pol, M. & Phimister, E. 1 Feb 2019 In : Social Science & Medicine. 222, p. 256-264 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

general practitioner
General Practitioners
Patient Preference
Likelihood Functions
Open Access
Pain Management
Mass Media

Blood pressure differences between home monitoring and daytime ambulatory values and their reproducibility in treated hypertensive stroke and TIA patients

Davison, W. J., Myint, P. K., Clark, A. B. & Potter, J. F. Jan 2019 In : American Heart Journal. 207, p. 58-65 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Ambulatory Monitoring
Blood Pressure
Ambulatory Blood Pressure Monitoring
Cerebrovascular Disorders


Biological Science Disciplines
Information Storage and Retrieval


POOSH Peter Isaac Award

Sean Semple (Recipient), 2008

Prize: Prize (including medals and awards)


Activities 2010 2019

Health Systems Global (External organisation)

d'Ambruoso, L. (Participant)
6 Jun 201818 Jan 2019

Activity: Membership of research network

Fifth Global Symposium on Health Systems Research

Denny Mabetha (Speaker), d'Ambruoso, L. (Speaker), Rhian Twine (Speaker), Maria Van Der Merwe (Speaker)
8 Oct 201812 Oct 2018

Activity: Conference

Press / Media

People who live in countryside are less likely to survive cancer

Rosalind Adam, Peter Murchie & Romi Abigail Carriere


1 media contribution

Press/Media: Articles in 'The Conversation'