Professor in Maternal Health
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Lecturer in Child Health Nursing
Bromley, P., Hollins Martin, C. J. & Patterson, J. (2017). Recognising the differences between Post Traumatic Stress Disorder-Post Childbirth (PTSD-PC) and Post Natal Depression (PND): a guide for midwives. British Journal of Midwifery. 25(8), 484-490. doi:10.12968/bjom.2017.25.8.484. ISSN 0969-4900
Post Traumatic Stress Disorder-Post Childbirth (PTSD-PC) is a powerful pathophysiological reaction that occurs in response to experiencing a traumatic birth and affects betwee...
Hollins-Martin, C. (2017). Education for parenthood. In MacDonald, S. & Johnson, G. (Eds.). Mayes' Midwifery, 318-330. (15). Elsevier. ISBN 9780702062117
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McInnes, R. J., Dickson, C. & Barclay, C. (2017). Buggy walking groups: An asset-based approach to health care. Journal of Health Visiting. 5(5), 236-243. doi:10.12968/johv.2017.5.5.236. ISSN 2050-8719
Postnatal buggy walking is an accessible activity for new mothers, but there has been limited assessment of its impact on wellbeing in healthy postnatal populations or on comm...
NHS Health Scotland
The aim of this study is to analyse free text data generated via an online survey with mothers. The survey elicited opinions on the provision of a free breast pump or breast pump hire service for brea...
This funding is for collaborative workshops to develop data collection tools and intervention components to inform a definitive trial of a breast pump intervention. It is part of the BABI study funded...
Chief Scientists Office
We have developed an intervention that aims to help pregnant women to stop smoking by sending text messages with embedded behaviour change techniques (BCTs), as part of an engaging story with pictures...
Darwent, K. L., McInnes, R. J. & Swanson, V. (2016). The Infant Feeding Genogram: a tool for exploring family infant feeding history and identifying support needs. BMC pregnancy and childbirth. 16(1)doi:10.1186/s12884-016-1107-5. ISSN 1471-2393
Background: Family culture and beliefs are passed through the generations within families and influence what constitutes appropriate infant care. This includes infant feeding ...
MacVicar, S. & Wilcock, S. (2013). The effectiveness and maternal satisfaction of interventions supporting the establishment of breast-feeding for women from disadvantaged groups: a comprehensive systematic review protocol. JBI database of systematic reviews and implementation reports. 11(8), 48-63. doi:10.11124/jbisrir-2013-931. ISSN 2202-4433
Review question/objective: The review question is ‘how effective are and what is the level of maternal satisfaction with interventions supporting breast‐feeding establishment ...