Chirambo, G. B. & O'Connor, S. (2016). Pioneering mobile health (mHealth) in Africa: a nurses perspective
Blog: If you visit Malawi, in south-east Africa, you will find a warm, sunny climate and a welcoming, friendly people who are largely based in rural town and communities north...
Jumelle, A. K. L., Ispas, I., Thuemmler, C., Mival, O., Kosta, E., Casla, P., …González-Pinto, A. (2015). Ethical Assessment in E-Health. In 2014 IEEE 16th International Conference on e-Health Networking, Applications and Services (Healthcom), 262-268. doi:10.1109/HealthCom.2014.7001852. ISBN 978-1-4799-6644-8
While innovative e-Health and m-Health technologies and solutions will eventually change the way health and social care are delivered, it raises many challenges regarding what...
Thuemmler, C., Mueller, J., Covaci, S., Magedanz, T., de Panfilis, S., Jell, T., …Gavras, A. (2013). Applying the software-to-data paradigm in next generation e-health hybrid clouds. In 2013 Tenth International Conference on Information Technology: New Generations (ITNG),, 459-463. doi:10.1109/itng.2013.77. ISBN 9780769549675
Health care providers have over years continuously rejected Public Cloud technology for understandable concerns regarding privacy and confidentiality. The pick up rate on clou...
Mahoney, C. (2012). Development and implementation of naso-gastric feeding competency. Edinburgh, NHS Lothian
Crombie, I. K., Irvine, L., Elliott, L. & Wallace, H. (2005). Closing the health inequalities gap: an international perspective.
This report presents an analysis of official documents on government policies to tackle inequalities in health from 13 developed countries. All countries recognize that health...
Brown, S. Young men, contraception and responsibility: report of a pilot study.
Report for Hull City Council.
Elliott, L. Closing the health and equalities gap: an international perspective.
Sharp, S., Mcallister, M. & Broadbent, M. (2017). The tension between person centred and task focused care in an acute surgical setting: A critical ethnography. Collegian. doi:10.1016/j.colegn.2017.02.002. ISSN 1322-7696
Problem: Person centred care is a key indicator of quality care and a policy direction in many hospitals
yet some patients experience care that falls short of this standard.
Carnegie, E., Whittaker, A., Gray Brunton, C., Hogg, R., Kennedy, C., Hilton, S., …Pow, J. (2017). Development of a cross-cultural HPV community engagement model within Scotland. Health Education Journal. doi:10.1177/0017896916685592. ISSN 0017-8969
Objective To examine cultural barriers and participant solutions regarding acceptance and uptake of the Human Papillomavirus (HPV) vaccine from the perspective of Black Africa...
Mahoney, C. & Veitch, L. (in press). Effective and acceptable? An integrative literature review evaluation interventions for maintaining naso-gastric feeding after stroke. Journal of Clinical Nursing. ISSN 0962-1067
Bai, C. & Thuemmler, C. (Eds.). (2017). Health 4.0: How virtualization and big data are revolutionizing healthcare. doi:10.1007/978-3-319-47617-9. ISBN 978-3-319-47616-2; 978-3-319-47617-9
The implications of new network technologies such as 5G and Industry 4.0 principles on the future of healthcare.
Gill, J. S., Black, H., O'May, F. & Rees, C. (2016). Follow-up study of people who misuse alcohol: reflections on methodology. Nurse Researcher. 24(2), 10-17. ISSN 1351-5578
Background Considerable challenges exist for researchers attempting to monitor longitudinally the impact of any intervention on heavy drinkers, therefore they are often exclud...
Carnegie, E., Whittaker, A., Gray Brunton, C., Harding, S., Hilton, S., Hogg, R., …Willis, D. (2016). Young men with intellectual disabilities’ constructions of the human pailloma virus and vaccine. European Journal of Public Health. 26(Supp 1)doi:10.1093/eurpub/ckw169.050. ISSN 1101-1262
Scotland is one European country offering a national schoolbased
HPV vaccination programme to at least one age-cohort
of females, however it does not include young ...
Carnegie, E., Whittaker, A., Gray Brunton, C., Hanif, N., Harding, S., Hilton, S., …Pow, J. (2016). Cultural reflections on the Scottish HPV vaccination. European Journal of Public Health. 26(1 supp 1)doi:10.1093/eurpub/ckw169.049. ISSN 1101-1262
The Scottish HPV vaccination programme serves young
women aged 11 to 18 years and reports consistently high
uptake rates, yet these figures may conceal levels of un...
Dombrowski, S. U., O'Carroll, R. & Williams, B. (2016). Form of delivery as a key ‘active ingredient’ in behaviour change interventions. British Journal of Health Psychology. 21(4), 733-740. doi:10.1111/bjhp.12203. ISSN 1359-107X
First paragraph:The form of delivery (FoD) is a vital part of any behaviour change intervention and not merely a by-product of operationalising theory and behaviour change tec...