Murphy, R. & Hutton, P. (in press). Therapist variability, patient-reported alliance, and clinical outcomes in adolescents undergoing mental health treatment - a systematic review and meta-analysis. Journal of Child Psychology and Psychiatry. ISSN 0021-9630
Background: Previous meta-analyses have only found small correlations (r=0.10 to r=0.19) between therapeutic alliance and clinical outcomes in samples of adolescents receiving...
Michalska da Rocha, B., Vasilopoulou, E., Rhodes, S. & Hutton, P. (in press). Loneliness in psychosis: A meta-analytical review. Schizophrenia Bulletin. ISSN 0586-7614
Loneliness may be related to psychotic symptoms but a comprehensive synthesis of the literature in this area is lacking. The aim of the current study is to determine the magni...
Our website evaluated extremely positively among patients, family members and clinicians in NHS Lothian and our model is unquestionably of utility Scotland-wide.The underpinning research and iterative...
Chief Scientists Office
PThe impact of psychological trauma on physical and mental health is well known, although current models of care are failing to meet clients’ needs. A new model of care, supported and financed by the ...
The Scottish Centre for Telehealth and Telecare
In this project, we will spread the use of an innovative website, designed to support patients and family members in and after Intensive Care. We have already implemented the website at the Royal Infi...
Larkin, A. & Hutton, P. (in press). What helps or hinders treatment decision making capacity in psychosis? A systematic review and meta-analysis. British Journal of Psychiatry. ISSN 0007-1250
Background: The evidence on factors that may influence treatment decisional capacity (‘capacity) in psychosis has yet to be comprehensively synthesised, which limits the devel...
Bordon, N., O'Rourke, S. & Hutton, P. (2017). The feasibility and clinical benefits of improving facial affect recognition impairments in schizophrenia: Systematic review and meta-analysis. Schizophrenia Research. 188, 3-12. doi:10.1016/j.schres.2017.01.014. ISSN 0920-9964
People diagnosed with schizophrenia have significant difficulty accurately recognising emotions expressed by others. This may generate anomalous experiences which, ...
Neades, B. L., Lawson, B., Watson, W. & Montgomery, S. (2016). The Use of Phenomenological Approach in Evaluating Mentorship Preparation Program in South East Scotland. SAGE Open. doi:10.4135/9781473970663. ISSN 2158-2440
The Nursing and Midwifery Council for the United Kingdom highlighted the importance of the role of the mentor in the development of competence in student nurses and midwives. ...
Walsh, T. S., Kydonaki, K., Antonelli, J., Stephen, J., Lee, R. J., Everingham, K., …Weir, C. J. (2016). Staff education, regular sedation and analgesia quality feedback, and a sedation monitoring technology for improving sedation and analgesia quality for critically ill, mechanically ventilated patients: a cluster randomised trial. Lancet Respiratory Medicine. 4(10), 807-817. doi:10.1016/s2213-2600(16)30178-3. ISSN 2213-2600
Staff education, regular sedation and analgesia quality feedback, and a sedation monitoring technology for improving sedation and analgesia quality for critically ill, mechani...
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...
The crisis in the numbers of donated organs has featu...