Life Sciences & Medicine

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Research Output 1970 2020

12 Citations (Scopus)
4 Downloads (Pure)

A cluster randomised trial of strategies to increase cervical screening uptake at first invitation (STRATEGIC)

Kitchener, H. C., Gittins, M., Rivero-Arias, O., Tsiachristas, A., Cruickshank, M., Gray, A., Brabin, L., Torgerson, D., Crosbie, E. J., Sargent, A. & Roberts, C., Sep 2016, In : Health Technology Assessment. 20, 68, p. 1-138 138 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

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Biomedical Technology Assessment
Accidental Falls
Uterine Cervical Neoplasms
Libraries
Appointments and Schedules
4 Citations (Scopus)
9 Downloads (Pure)

A cluster randomized trial of strategies to increase uptake amongst young women invited for their first cervical screen: The STRATEGIC trial

Kitchener, H., Gittins, M., Cruickshank, M., Moseley, C., Fletcher, S., Albrow, R., Gray, A., Brabin, L., Torgerson, D., Crosbie, E. J., Sargent, A. & Roberts, C., 1 Jun 2018, In : Journal of Medical Screening. 25, 2, p. 88-98 11 p.

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9 Citations (Scopus)

A coal face option: GPs' perspectives on the rise in antidepressant prescribing

Macdonald, S., Morrison, J., Maxwell, M., Munoz-Arroyo, R., Power, A., Smith, M., Sutton, M. & Wilson, P., 1 Sep 2009, In : The British Journal of General Practice. 59, 566, p. e299-e307 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Coal
Antidepressive Agents
Scotland
Interviews
Serotonin Uptake Inhibitors
199 Citations (Scopus)
3 Downloads (Pure)

A coastal cline in sodium accumulation in Arabidopsis thaliana is driven by natural variation of the sodium transporter AtHKT1;1

Baxter, I., Brazelton, J. N., Yu, D., Huang, Y. S., Lahner, B., Yakubova, E., Li, Y., Bergelson, J., Borevitz, J. O., Nordborg, M., Vitek, O. & Salt, D. E., 11 Nov 2010, In : PLoS Genetics. 6, 11, 8 p., e1001193.

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5 Citations (Scopus)
4 Downloads (Pure)

A Cognitive Ethology Study of First- and Third-Person Perspectives

Chisholm, J. D., Chapman, C. S., Amm, M., Bischof, W. F., Smilek, D. & Kingstone, A., 26 Mar 2014, In : PloS ONE. 9, 3, 10 p., e92696.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

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Ethology
animal behavior
eyes
Cognition
cognition
357 Citations (Scopus)

A coherent set of future land use change scenarios for Europe

Rounsevell, M. D. A., Reginster, I., Araujo, M. B., Carter, T. R., Dendoncker, N., Ewert, F., House, J. I., Kankaanpaa, S., Leemans, R., Metzger, M. J., Schmit, C., Smith, P. & Tuck, G., May 2006, In : Agriculture Ecosystems & Environment. 114, 1, p. 57-68 12 p.

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37 Citations (Scopus)
6 Downloads (Pure)

A cohort study of influences, health outcomes and costs of patients' health seeking behaviour for minor ailments from primary and emergency care settings

Watson, M. C., Ferguson, J., Barton, G. R., Maskrey, V., Blyth, A., Paudyal, V., Bond, C. M., Holland, R., Porteous, T., Sach, T. H., Wright, D. & Fielding, S., 18 Feb 2015, In : BMJ Open. 5, 2, e006261.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

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Emergency Medical Services
General Practice
Health Care Costs
Primary Health Care
Cohort Studies
12 Citations (Scopus)

A cohort study of reproductive risk factors, weight and weight change and the development of diabetes mellitus

Dawson, S. I., Smith, W. C. S., Watson, M. S., Wilson, B. J., Prescott, G. J., Campbell, D. & Hannaford, P., Jul 2003, In : Diabetes, Obesity & Metabolism. 5, 4, p. 244-250 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Diabetes Mellitus
Cohort Studies
Weights and Measures
Pregnancy
Weight Gain
341 Citations (Scopus)

A COL1A1 Sp1 binding site polymorphism predisposes to osteoporotic fracture by affecting bone density and quality

Mann, V., Hobson, E. E., Stewart, T. L., Aspden, R. M., Ralston, S., Li, B., Grant, S. F. & Robins, S. P., 2001, In : The Journal of Clinical Investigation. 107, 7, p. 899-907 8 p.

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13 Citations (Scopus)
5 Downloads (Pure)

A Combined Pathway and Regional Heritability Analysis Indicates NETRIN1 Pathway Is Associated With Major Depressive Disorder

Zeng, Y., Navarro, P., Fernandez-Pujals, A. M., Hall, L. S., Clarke, T-K., Thomson, P. A., Smith, B. H., Hocking, L. J., Padmanabhan, S., Hayward, C., MacIntyre, D. J., Wray, N. R., Deary, I. J., Porteous, D. J., Haley, C. S., McIntosh, A. M. & Major Depressive Disorder Working Group of the Psychiatric Genomics Consortium, 15 Feb 2017, In : Biological Psychiatry. 81, 4, p. 336-346 11 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

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Major Depressive Disorder
Genome-Wide Association Study
Area Under Curve
Linear Models
Logistic Models
37 Citations (Scopus)
Uterine Cervical Neoplasms
magnetic resonance
Pharmacokinetics
cancer
Magnetic Resonance Imaging
5 Citations (Scopus)

A COMBINED RADIO AND ACOUSTIC TRANSMITTER FOR FIXING DIRECTION AND RANGE OF FRESH-WATER FISH (RAFIX)

Armstrong, J. D., LUCAS, M., FRENCH, J., VERA, L. & Priede, I. G., Dec 1988, In : Journal of Fish Biology. 33, 6, p. 879-884 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

149 Citations (Scopus)

A combined RFLP and AFLP linkage map of upland rice (Oryza sativa L.) used to identify QTLs for root-penetration ability

Price, A. H., Steele, K. A., Moore, B. J., Barraclough, P. B. & Clark, L. J., 2000, In : Theoretical and Applied Genetics. 100, p. 49-56 8 p.

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26 Citations (Scopus)

A combined TDDA-PVC pH and reference electrode for use in the upper small intestine

McEwan, G. T., Lucas, M. L., Denvir, M., Raj, M., McColl, K. E., Russell, R. I. & Mathan, V. I., 1990, In : Journal of Medical Engineering & Technology. 14, 1, p. 16-20 5 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Polyvinyl chlorides
Electrodes
Ligands
Ion selective electrodes
Biopsy
2 Citations (Scopus)

A commitment approach to understanding group exit: when will an ex-member want to rejoin a former group?

Ray, D. & Mackie, D. M., Jul 2009, In : Group Processes & Intergroup Relations: GPIR. 12, 4, p. 479-494 16 p.

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39 Citations (Scopus)
3 Downloads (Pure)

A common cause for a common phenotype: the gatekeeper hypothesis in fetal programming

McMullen, S., Langley-Evans, S. C., Gambling, L., Lang, C., Swali, A. & McArdle, H. J., Jan 2012, In : Medical hypotheses. 78, 1, p. 88-94 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

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Fetal Development
Phenotype
Genes
Prenatal Nutritional Physiological Phenomena
Protein-Restricted Diet
53 Citations (Scopus)
4 Downloads (Pure)

A common genomic framework for a diverse assembly of plasmids in the symbiotic nitrogen fixing bacteria

Crossman, L. C., Castillo-Ramírez, S., McAnnula, C., Lozano, L., Vernikos, G. S., Acosta, J. L., Ghazoui, Z. F., Hernández-González, I., Meakin, G., Walker, A. W., Hynes, M. F., Young, J. P. W., Downie, J. A., Romero, D., Johnston, A. W. B., Dávila, G., Parkhill, J. & González, V., 2 Jul 2008, In : PloS ONE. 3, 7, p. e2567 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

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nitrogen-fixing bacteria
Bacteria
plasmids
Plasmids
Nitrogen
15 Citations (Scopus)
4 Downloads (Pure)

A common language to assess allergic rhinitis control: results from a survey conducted during EAACI 2013 Congress

Hellings, P. W., Muraro, A., Fokkens, W., Mullol, J., Bachert, C., Canonica, G. W., Price, D., Papadopoulos, N., Scadding, G., Rasp, G., Demoly, P., Murray, R. & Bousquet, J., 27 Oct 2015, In : Clinical and Translational Allergy. 5, 36.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

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Allergy and Immunology
Language
Visual Analog Scale
Allergic Rhinitis
Surveys and Questionnaires

A community based method to monitor the frequency and nature of paediatric adverse drug reactions

Stewart, D., McCaig, C. D., Bond, C., Helms, P. J. B. & McLay, J. S., May 2005, In : British Journal of Clinical Pharmacology. 59, 5, p. 639-640 2 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalAbstract

9 Citations (Scopus)
5 Downloads (Pure)

A comparative approach to understanding tissue-specific expression of uncoupling protein 1 expression in adipose tissue

Shore, A., Emes, R. D., Wessely, F., Kemp, P., Cillo, C., D'Armiento, M., Hoggard, N. & Lomax, M. A., 2013, In : Frontiers in Genetics. 3, 20 p., 304.

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Adipose Tissue
Marsupialia
CpG Islands
Brown Adipose Tissue
Vertebrates
70 Citations (Scopus)

A comparative biomarker study of 514 matched cases of male and female breast cancer reveals gender-specific biological differences

Shaaban, A. M., Ball, G. R., Brannan, R. A., Cserni, G., Di Benedetto, A., Dent, J., Fulford, L., Honarpisheh, H., Jordan, L., Jones, J. L., Kanthan, R., Maraqa, L., Litwiniuk, M., Mottolese, M., Pollock, S., Provenzano, E., Quinlan, P. R., Reall, G., Shousha, S., Stephens, M. & 4 others, Verghese, E. T., Walker, R. A., Hanby, A. M. & Speirs, V., Jun 2012, In : Breast Cancer Research and Treatment. 133, 3, p. 949-58 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Male Breast Neoplasms
Biomarkers
Breast Neoplasms
Cluster Analysis
Protein Isoforms
117 Citations (Scopus)

A comparative evaluation of digital imaging, retinal photography and optometrist examination in screening for diabetic retinopathy

Olson, J., Strachan, F. M., Hipwell, J. H., Goatman, K. A., McHardy, K. C., Forrester, J. V. & Sharp, P. F., 2003, In : Diabetic Medicine. 20, 7, p. 528-534 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

A comparative evaluation of postnatal care for migrant and UK-born women

Almalik, M., Kiger, A. & Tucker, J., May 2009.

Research output: Contribution to conferencePoster

A comparative evaluation of postnatal care for migrant and UK-born women

Almalik, M. & Kiger, A., Sep 2009.

Research output: Contribution to conferencePaper

3 Citations (Scopus)
Far East
Bread
South East Asia
breads
Starch
88 Citations (Scopus)

A comparative study of different methods for the assessment of apoptosis and necrosis in human eosinophils

Walsh, G., Dewson, G., Wardlaw, A. J., Levi-Schaffer, F. & Moqbel, R., 1 Aug 1998, In : Journal of Immunological Methods. 217, 1-2, p. 153-163 11 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

16 Citations (Scopus)
Protein Array Analysis
Comparative Genomic Hybridization
Estrogen Receptor Modulators
Single Nucleotide Polymorphism
Allelic Imbalance
31 Citations (Scopus)

A comparative study of rasagiline versus placebo or entacapone as adjunt to levodopa in Parkinson's disease (PD) patients with motor fluctuations (the LARGO Study).

Rascol, O., Brooks, D. J., Melamed, E., Oertel, W. H., Poewe, W., Stocchi, F., Tolosa, E., Counsell, C. E. & LARGO Study Group, 2004, In : Movement Disorders. 19, SUPPL 9, p. S200-S201

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7 Citations (Scopus)
4 Downloads (Pure)

A comparative study of the actions of alkylpyridinium salts from a marine sponge and related synthetic compounds in rat cultured hippocampal neurones

Koss, D. J., Hindley, K. P., David, K. C., Mancini, I., Guella, G., Sepčić, K., Turk, T., Rebolj, K., Riedel, G., Platt, B. & Scott, R. H., 1 Mar 2007, In : BMC Pharmacology. 7, 1.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

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Porifera
Salts
Neurons
Membranes
Polymers
27 Citations (Scopus)

A comparative study of the effects of four treatment regimes on ivermectin efficacy, body weight and pasture contamination in lambs naturally infected with gastrointestinal nematodes in Scotland

Kenyon, F., McBean, D., Greer, A. W., Burgess, C. G. S., Morrison, A. A., Bartley, D. J., Bartley, Y., Devin, L., Nath, M. & Jackson, F., Dec 2013, In : International Journal for Parasitology: Drugs and Drug Resistance. 3, p. 77-84 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

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Ivermectin
Anthelmintics
Scotland
Body Weight
Ovum
3 Citations (Scopus)

A comparative study on attitudes, mental health and job stress amongst GPs participating, or not, in a rural out-of-hours co-operative

McLoughlin, M., Armstrong, P., Bryne, M., O'Brien, N., Heaney, D. J. & Murphy, A. W., 2005, In : Family Practice. 22, p. 275-279 4 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

391 Citations (Scopus)

A comparative study on the in vivo behavior of hydroxyapatite and silicon substituted hydroxyapatite granules

Patel, N., Best, S. M., Bonfield, W., Gibson, I. R., Hing, K. A., Damien, E. & Revell, P. A., 2002, In : Journal of Materials Science: Materials in Medicine. 13, 12, p. 1199-1206 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

A comparison a day keeps the doctor away.... or does it?

MacLeod, M. D., Graham, E., Johnston, M., Dibben, C. & Briscoe, S., 2010, 11 p.

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3 Citations (Scopus)
11 Citations (Scopus)

A comparison between the distinct inward currents activated in rat cultured dorsal root ganglion neurones by intracellular flash photolysis of two forms of caged cyclic guanosine monophosphate

Pollock, J., Crawford, J. H., Wootton, J. F., Corrie, J. E. & Scott, R. H., 2003, In : Neuroscience Letters. 338, 2, p. 143-146 3 p.

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45 Citations (Scopus)

A comparison between the effects of hydrophobic and hydrophilic statins on osteoclast function in vitro and ovariectomy-induced bone loss in vivo

Hughes, A., Rogers, M. J., Idris, A. I. & Crockett, J. C., 2007, In : Calcified Tissue International. 81, 5, p. 403-413 11 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

38 Citations (Scopus)

A comparison of 10 MHz and 20 MHz ultrasound probes in imaging the eye and orbit

Hewick, S., Fairhead, A. C., Culy, J. & Atta, H. R., 2004, In : British Journal of Ophthalmology. 88, 4, p. 551-555 4 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

1 Citation (Scopus)

A comparison of 3D split-and-merge segmentation with direct MRI determination of cerebral ventricule volume

Manousakas, I. N., Undrill, P. E. & Redpath, T. W., 1996, In : Proceedings of SPIE. 2710, p. 190-200 11 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

59 Citations (Scopus)
56 Citations (Scopus)

A comparison of approaches for modelling the occurrence of marine animals

MacLeod, C. D., Mandleberg, L., Schweder, C., Bannon, S. M. & Pierce, G. J., Oct 2008, In : Hydrobiologia. 612, 1, p. 21-32 12 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

42 Citations (Scopus)

A comparison of carbon accounting tools for arable crops in the United Kingdom

Whittaker, C., McManus, M. C. & Smith, P., Aug 2013, In : Environmental Modelling and Software. 46, p. 228-239 12 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

40 Citations (Scopus)

A comparison of carbon flow from pre-labelled and pulse-labelled plants

MEHARG, A. A. & Killham, K., Dec 1988, In : Plant and Soil. 112, 2, p. 225-231 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

53 Citations (Scopus)
4 Downloads (Pure)

A comparison of cortical and trabecular bone from C57 Black 6 mice using Raman spectroscopy

Goodyear, S. R., Gibson, I. R., Skakle, J., Wells, R. P. K. & Aspden, R. M., May 2009, In : Bone. 44, 5, p. 899-907 9 p.

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18 Citations (Scopus)

A comparison of data obtained from service providers and service users to assess the quality of maternity care

Hundley, V., Penney, G., Van Teijlingen, E. R., Fitzmaurice, A. E. & Graham, W. J., 2002, In : Midwifery. 18, 2, p. 126-135 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

97 Citations (Scopus)

A comparison of delivery methods of cognitive-behavioral therapy for panic disorder: an international multicenter trial

Kenardy, J. A., Dow, M. G. T., Johnston, D. W., Newman, M. G., Thomson, A. & Taylor, C. B., Dec 2003, In : Journal of Consulting and Clinical Psychology. 71, 6, p. 1068-1075 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

17 Citations (Scopus)

A comparison of digital and screen-film mammography using quality control phantoms

Undrill, P. E., O'Kane, A. D. & Gilbert, F. J., 2000, In : Clinical Radiology. 55, p. 782-790 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

15 Citations (Scopus)

A comparison of ECT dosing methods using a clinical sample

Bennett, D. M., Perrin, J., Currie, J., Blacklaw, L., Kuriakose, J., Rao, A. & Reid, I. C., 10 Dec 2012, In : Journal of Affective Disorders. 141, 2-3, p. 222-226 5 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Seizures
Therapeutics
Electric Stimulation