Life Sciences & Medicine

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Research Output 1970 2020

2019
2 Citations (Scopus)
Ankylosing Spondylitis
Biological Products
Smoking
Fatigue
Sleep

Asthma Across Age: Insights From Primary Care

Kaplan, A., Hardjojo, A., Yu, S. & Price, D., May 2019, In : Frontiers in pediatrics. 7, 12 p., 162.

Research output: Contribution to journalReview article

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Primary Health Care
Asthma
Phenotype
Pediatrics
Age Groups

A synthetic analogue of cannabidiolic acid that acts like a positive allosteric modulator at 5-HT1A receptors

Alcina, A. G., Stevenson, L. A., Haj, C., Smoum, R., Mechoulam, R., Hislop, J. N. & Pertwee, R. G., Aug 2019, In : British Journal of Pharmacology. 176, 16, p. 3011-3012 2 p., OC011.

Research output: Contribution to journalAbstract

Open Access

A systematic review of associations between maternal exposures during pregnancy other than smoking and antenatal fetal measurements

Huang, I., Mak, D., Cheung, P., Abraham, M., Clemens, T. & Turner, S., Jun 2019, In : Environmental Research. 173, p. 528-538 11 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Maternal Exposure
smoking
pregnancy
Nitrogen Dioxide
Smoking

Atrial fibrillation case finding in over 65 s with cardiovascular risk factors – Results of initial Scottish clinical experience

Grubb, N. R., Elder, D., Broadhurst, P., Reoch, A., Tassie, E. & Neilson, A., 1 Aug 2019, In : International Journal of Cardiology. 288, p. 94-99 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Atrial Fibrillation
Electrocardiography
Primary Health Care
Stroke
Scotland
854 Downloads (Pure)

Augmented Reality for Enhancing Life Science Education

Barrow, J., Forker, C., Sands, A., O'Hare, D. & Hurst, W., 7 Mar 2019, (Submitted). 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to conferencePaper

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life sciences
Blended Learning
Teaching
social attraction
didactics

Augmenting Reality in Bioscience Education

O'Hare, D., Hurst, W., Sands, A., Forker, C. & Barrow, J., 12 Apr 2019, (Accepted/In press).

Research output: Contribution to conferencePoster

biochemistry
physiology
education
student
secondary school pupil
3 Citations (Scopus)

A unifying hypothesis for control of body weight and reproduction in seasonally breeding mammals

Helfer, G., Barrett, P. & Morgan, P. J., Mar 2019, In : Journal of Neuroendocrinology. 31, 3, e12680.

Research output: Contribution to journalReview article

Neurogenesis
Tretinoin
Ependymoglial Cells
Thyroid Hormones
Breeding

Author response to: Reducing postoperative mortality rates in England

Kumar, M. & Ramsay, G., Jul 2019, In : British Journal of Surgery. 106, 8, p. 1100 1 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalLetter

Open Access
England
Mortality
1 Citation (Scopus)
69 Downloads (Pure)
Open Access
File
Color
experiment
Uncertainty
activation
uncertainty

A wetland ecosystem service assessment tool: Development and application in a tropical peatland in Uganda

Langan, C., Farmer, J., Rivington, M., Novo, P. & Smith, J. U., 1 Aug 2019, In : Ecological Indicators. 103, p. 434-445 12 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

peatlands
Uganda
peatland
ecosystem service
ecosystem services
1 Downloads (Pure)
Open Access
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scanners
biomarkers
cycles
micrometers
edema
1 Downloads (Pure)

AxSpA patients who also meet criteria for fibromyalgia: identifying distinct patient clusters using data from a UK national register (BSRBR-AS)

MacFarlane, G. J., Pathan, E., Siebert, S., Packham, J., Gaffney, K., Choy, E. H., Sengupta, R., Atzeni, F., Martin, K. R., Jones, G. T. & Dean, L., 20 May 2019, In : BMC Rheumatology. 3, 19.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

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Fibromyalgia
Biological Products
Population Groups
Research
Cluster Analysis
3 Citations (Scopus)
6 Downloads (Pure)

Bacteroides thetaiotaomicron Ameliorates Colon Inflammation in Preclinical Models of Crohn's Disease

Delday, M., Mulder, I., Logan, E. T. & Grant, G., 1 Jan 2019, In : Inflammatory Bowel Diseases. 25, 1, p. 85-96 11 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

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Crohn Disease
Colon
Inflammatory Bowel Diseases
Dextran Sulfate
Inflammation

Barriers and facilitators to deliberate practice using take-home laparoscopic simulators

Blackhall, V. I., Cleland, J., Wilson, P., Moug, S. J. & Walker, K. G., Sep 2019, In : Surgical Endoscopy. 33, 9, p. 2951–2959 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

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Consultants
Focus Groups
Social Responsibility
Reward
Ireland
Cholinergic Antagonists
Caregivers
Delivery of Health Care
Overactive Urinary Bladder
Qualitative Research
1 Citation (Scopus)
11 Downloads (Pure)

Barriers block the effect of joint attention on working memory: Perspective taking matters

Gregory, S. E. A. & Jackson, M. C., 1 May 2019, In : Journal of Experimental Psychology: Learning, Memory and Cognition. 45, 5, p. 795-806 12 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
File
Short-Term Memory
Cues
Color
memorandum
Perspective Taking
6 Downloads (Pure)
Open Access
File
Artificial Intelligence
Aptitude
Growth
Automation
Industry
Molecular Pathology
National Cancer Institute (U.S.)
Clinical Trials
Pathology
Research

Baseline P  value distributions in randomized trials were uniform for continuous but not categorical variables

Bolland, M. J., Gamble, G. D., Avenell, A., Grey, A. & Lumley, T., Aug 2019, In : Journal of Clinical Epidemiology. 112, p. 67-76 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Randomized Controlled Trials
Area Under Curve
Scientific Misconduct
Chi-Square Distribution
Random Allocation

Batrachochytrium salamandrivorans

Farrer, R. A., Oct 2019, In : Trends in Microbiology. 27, 10, p. 892-893 2 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Chytridiomycota
Urodela
Anura
Pathology
Salamandridae
8 Citations (Scopus)
8 Downloads (Pure)

Behavior Change Techniques and Their Mechanisms of Action: A Synthesis of Links Described in Published Intervention Literature

Carey, R. N., Connell, L. E., Johnston, M., Rothman, A. J., de Bruin, M., Kelly, M. P. & Michie, S., Aug 2019, In : Annals of Behavioral Medicine. 53, 8, p. 693-707 15 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

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Behavioral Sciences
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Behavioural intervention for weight loss maintenance versus standard weight advice in adults with obesity: A randomised controlled trial in the UK (NULevel Trial)

Sniehotta, F. F., Evans, E. H., Sainsbury, K., Adamson, A., Batterham, A., Becker, F., Brown, H., Dombrowski, S. U., Jackson, D., Howell, D., Ladha, K., McColl, E., Olivier, P., Rothman, A. J., Steele, A., Vale, L., Vieira, R., White, M., Wright, P. & Araujo-Soares, V., 7 May 2019, In : PLoS Medicine. 16, 5, 18 p., e1002793.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

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Weight Loss
Randomized Controlled Trials
Obesity
Maintenance
Weights and Measures
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Open Access
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Pain Management
Back Pain
Population
Pain
Mass Media

Ben Ali: the Tunisian autocrat who laid the foundations for his demise

Abbott, P., 7 Oct 2019, In : The Conversation.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
Tunisia
popular uprising
Saudi Arabia
exile
Middle East
1 Citation (Scopus)

Benefits of Empiric Nutritional and Medical Therapy for Semen Parameters and Pregnancy and Live Birth Rates in Couples with Idiopathic Infertility: A Systematic Review and Meta-analysis

Omar, M. I., Pal, R. P., Kelly, B. D., Bruins, H. M., Yuan, Y., Diemer, T., Krausz, C., Tournaye, H., Kopa, Z., Jungwirth, A. & Minhas, S., Apr 2019, In : European Urology. 75, 4, p. 615-625 11 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Pregnancy Rate
Semen
Infertility
Meta-Analysis
coenzyme Q10

Best-worst scaling improves measurement of first impressions

Burton, N., Burton, M., Rigby, D., Sutherland, C. A. M. & Rhodes, G., 23 Sep 2019, In : Cognitive Research: Principles and Implications. 4, 36.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

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Aptitude
Research
Reproducibility of Results
Individuality
Psychology
1 Citation (Scopus)

Beyond elections: perceptions of democracy in four Arab countries

Teti, A., Abbott, P. & Cavatorta, F., 2019, In : Democratization. 26, 4, p. 645-665 21 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Arab countries
election
democracy
political right
Tunisia
7 Citations (Scopus)
7 Downloads (Pure)

Biological and psychological mediators of the relationships between fat mass, fat-free mass and energy intake

Hopkins, M., Finlayson, G., Duarte, C., Gibbons, C., Johnstone, A. M., Whybrow, S., Horgan, G. W., Blundell, J. E. & Stubbs, R. J., 2019, In : International Journal of Obesity. 43, p. 233-242 42 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

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Energy Intake
Fats
Psychology
Basal Metabolism
Leptin

Biological Concepts for the Control of Aquatic Zoosporic Diseases

Frenken, T., Agha, R., Schmeller, D. S., van West, P. & Wolinska, J., 1 Jul 2019, In : Trends in Parasitology. 35, 7, p. 571-582 12 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Plankton
Aquaculture
Biodiversity
Amphibians
Ecology
2 Citations (Scopus)
1 Downloads (Pure)

Bistable firing pattern in a neural network model

Protachevicz, P. R., Borges, F. S., Lameu, E. L., Ji, P., Iarosz, K. C., Kihara, A. H., Caldas, I. L., Szezech, J. D., Baptista, M. S., Macau, E. E. N., Antonopoulos, C. G., Batista, A. M. & Kurths, J., 5 Apr 2019, In : Frontiers in Computational Neuroscience. 13, 8 p., 19.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

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Neural Networks (Computer)
Epilepsy
Neurons
Brain Diseases
Synapses
1 Citation (Scopus)
3 Downloads (Pure)

Blogging Birds: Telling Informative Stories About the Lives of Birds from Telemetric Data

Siddharthan, A., Ponnamperuma, K., Mellish, C., Zeng, C., Heptinstall, D. J., Robinson, A., Benn, S. & Van der Wal, R., Mar 2019, In : Communications of the ACM. 62, 3, p. 68-77 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

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Birds
Blogs
Artificial intelligence
Satellites
Sensors

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
Stroke
Blood Pressure
Ambulatory Blood Pressure Monitoring
Cerebrovascular Disorders

Body mass as a supertrait linked to abundance and behavioral dominance in hummingbirds: A phylogenetic approach

Bribiesca, R., Herrera-Alsina, L., Ruiz-Sanchez, E., Sánchez-González, L. A. & Schondube, J. E., Feb 2019, In : Ecology and Evolution. 9, 4, p. 1623-1637 15 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

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social dominance
hummingbirds
body mass
phylogenetics
phylogeny

Body shape, fear of falling, physical performance, and falls among individuals aged 55 years and above

Kioh, S. H., Mat, S., Kamaruzzaman, S. B., Ibrahim, F., Mokhtar, M. S., Hairi, N. N., Cumming, R. G., Myint, P. K., Tan, M. P. & the MELoR investigators, Oct 2019, In : European Geriatric Medicine. 10, 5, p. 801-808 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
Waist-Hip Ratio
Fear
Odds Ratio
Confidence Intervals
Independent Living

Breeding ground correlates of the distribution and decline of the Common Cuckoo Cuculus canorus at two spatial scales

Denerley, C., Redpath, S. M., Van der Wal, R., Newson, S. E., Chapman, J. W. & Wilson, J. D., 1 Apr 2019, In : Ibis. 161, 2, p. 346-358 13 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Cuculus canorus
Cuculidae
breeding site
breeding sites
moth
9 Citations (Scopus)
6 Downloads (Pure)

Breeding progress and preparedness for mass‐scale deployment of perennial lignocellulosic biomass crops switchgrass, miscanthus, willow and poplar

Clifton-Brown, J., Harfouche, A., Casler, M. D., Jones, H. D., Macalpine, W. J., Murphy-Bokern, D., Smart, L. B., Adler, A., Ashman, C., Awty-Carroll, D., Bastien, C., Bopper, S., Botnari, V., Brancourt-Hulmel, M., Chen, Z., Clark, L. V., Cosentino, S., Dalton, S., Davey, C., Dolstra, O. & 39 others, Donnison, I., Flavell, R., Greef, J., Hanley, S., Hastings, A., Hertzberg, M., Hsu, T-W., Huang, L., Iurato, A., Jensen, E., Jin, X., Jørgensen, U., Kiesel, A., Kim, D-S., Liu, J., McCalmont, J. P., McMahon, B. G., Mos, M., Robson, P., Sacks, E. J., Sandu, A., Scalici, G., Schwarz, K., Scordia, D., Shafiei, R., Shield, I., Slavov, G., Stanton, B. J., Swaminathan, K., Taylor, G., Torres, A. F., Trindade, L. M., Tschaplinski, T., Tuskan, J., Yamada, T., Yeon Yu, C., -Fs Zalesny, R., Zong, J. & Lewandowski, I., Jan 2019, In : Global Change Biology. Bioenergy. 11, 1, p. 118-151 33 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

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Miscanthus
Panicum virgatum
energy crops
Crops
Biomass

Breeding status influences timing but not duration of moult in the Northern Fulmar Fulmarus glacialis

Grissot, A., Graham, I. M., Quinn, L., Brathen, V. S. & Thompson, P. M., 7 Mar 2019, In : Ibis.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

molt
molting
breeding
duration
seabird

Bridging barriers to advance multisector approaches to improve food security, nutrition and population health in Nepal: transdisciplinary perspectives

Gaihre, S., Kyle, J., Semple, S., Smith, J., Marais, D., Subedi, M. & Morgan, H. M., 18 Jul 2019, In : BMC Public Health. 19, 961.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
File
Nepal
Food Supply
Evidence-Based Practice
Health
Education
1 Citation (Scopus)

Bridging the cultural divide? Exploring UK school pupils’ perceptions of medicine

Alexander, K., Cleland, J. & Nicholson, S., Jun 2019, In : Medical Education. 53, 6, p. 571-583 13 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

pupil
medicine
school
career
sociocultural factors

Brief Report: Assessment of Energy Expenditure of a Professional Goalkeeper From the English Premier League Using the Doubly Labeled Water Method

Anderson, L., Close, G. L., Morgans, R., Hambly, C., Speakman, J. R., Drust, B. & Morton, J. P., May 2019, In : International journal of sports physiology and performance. 14, 5, p. 681-684 4 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Energy Metabolism
Energy Intake
Water
Jogging
Diet Records

Bringing Science to Life – Teaching Metabolism through Augmented Reality

O'Hare, D., Sands, A., Hurst, W., Scott, D. A. & Barrow, J., May 2019.

Research output: Contribution to conferencePoster

life sciences
Teaching
science
documentation
learning process
2 Citations (Scopus)
5 Downloads (Pure)

CAMKII as a therapeutic target for growth factor-induced retinal and choroidal neovascularisation

Ashraf, S., Bell, S., O'Leary, C., Canning, P., Micu, I., Fernandez, J. A., O'Hare, M., Barabas, P., McCauley, H., Brazil, D. P., Stitt, A. W., McGeown, J. G. & Curtis, T. M., 21 Mar 2019, In : JCI Insight. 4, 6, e122442.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
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Retinal Neovascularization
Choroidal Neovascularization
Calcium-Calmodulin-Dependent Protein Kinases
Pathologic Neovascularization
Intercellular Signaling Peptides and Proteins

Cancer and motor neuron disease—causal or coincidental? Two contrasting cases

Goodfellow, J., Gorrie, G., Leach, V., Patel, S. & Mackay, G., Jul 2019, In : Neurological Sciences. 40, 7, p. 1461-1463 3 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Motor Neurons
Upper Extremity
Fasciculation
Lower Extremity
Neoplasms
2 Citations (Scopus)

Candida albicans: Microbe of the month

Wilson, D., Feb 2019, In : Trends in Microbiology. 27, 2, p. 188-189 2 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Can Haematology Blood Tests at Time of Diagnosis Predict Response to Neoadjuvant Treatment in Locally Advanced Rectal Cancer?

Ramsay, G., Ritchie, D. T., MacKay, C., Parnaby, C., Murray, G. & Samuel, L., Oct 2019, In : Digestive Surgery. 36, 6, p. 495–501 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Neoadjuvant Therapy
Hematologic Tests
Hematology
Rectal Neoplasms
Area Under Curve
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Can mowing restore boreal rich-fen vegetation in the face of climate change?

Ross, L. C., Speed, J., Oien, D-I., Grygoruk, M., Hassell, K., Lyngstad, A. & Moen, A., 19 Feb 2019, In : PloS ONE. 14, 2, 16 p., e0211272.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

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Climate Change
fens
mowing
Climate
Climate change
2 Citations (Scopus)

Can the Common Fisheries Policy achieve Good Environmental Status in exploited ecosystems: the west of Scotland demersal fisheries example

Baudron, A. R., Serpetti, N., Fallon, N. G., Heymans, J. J. & Fernandes, P. G., Mar 2019, In : Fisheries Research. 211, p. 217-230 14 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

demersal fishery
Common Fisheries Policy
whiting
Scotland
fisheries
1 Downloads (Pure)
Open Access
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Quality Improvement
Intensive Care Units
Surveys and Questionnaires
Health Care Quality Indicators
Information Storage and Retrieval