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

25-Hydroxyvitamin D – Should labs be measuring it?

Avenell, A., Bolland, M. J. & Grey, A., 1 Mar 2019, In : Annals of Clinical Biochemistry. 56, 2, p. 188-189 2 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalEditorial

Vitamin D
Osteomalacia
Rickets
Vitamin D Deficiency
Causality

Achieving Self-Directed Integrated Cancer Aftercare (ASICA) in melanoma: Protocol for a randomised patient-focused pilot trial of delivering the ASICA intervention as a means to earlier detection of recurrent and second primary melanoma

Murchie, P., Masthoff, J., Walter, F. M., Rahman, K., Allan, J. L., Burrows, N., Proby, C., Lee, A. J., Johnston, M., Durrani, A., Depasquale, I., Brant, B., Neilson, A., Meredith, F., Treweek, S. P., Hall, S. J. & McDonald, A. M., 18 May 2019, (Accepted/In press) In : Trials.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Aftercare
Melanoma
Self-Examination
Neoplasms
Skin

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
Health
Likelihood Functions

Equipment

Biological Science Disciplines
Information Storage and Retrieval
Confidentiality
Health
Research

Prizes

POOSH Peter Isaac Award

Sean Semple (Recipient), 2008

Prize: Prize (including medals and awards)

health

Activities 2010 2019

Whose reality counts? Participation and coproduction in global health research

Lucia D'Ambruoso (Speaker)
24 Jan 2019

Activity: Talk, presentation, public lecture, public engagement, outreach and knowledge exchangeInvited talk

Summer School for Young Neurologists

Miriam Giovanna Brazzelli (Invited speaker)
18 Jun 201822 Jun 2018

Activity: Participating in or organising an eventWorkshop, seminar, or course

Social Research Association (External organisation)

Lucia D'Ambruoso (Participant)
6 Jun 201818 Jan 2019

Activity: MembershipMembership of research network

Press / Media

People who live in countryside are less likely to survive cancer

Rosalind Adam, Peter Murchie & Romi Abigail Carriere

11/12/18

1 media contribution

Press/Media: Articles in 'The Conversation'