Akram, R. N., Markantonakis, K., Mayes, K., Habachi, O., Sauveron, D., Steyven, A. & Chaumette, S. (2017). Security, Privacy and Safety Evaluation of Dynamic and Static Fleets of Drones. In NAISBN NA
Interconnected everyday objects, either via public or private networks, are gradually becoming reality in modern life -- often referred to as the Internet of Things (IoT) or C...
Victoria, M. (in press). ‘Don’t be serious, sabai-sabai สบายสบาย’: How Members of an English Conversation Club at a Thai University do Interculturality. In Discourse and InterculturalityISBN n/a
The current investigation explores interculturality by looking at the language practices of a culturally and linguistically diverse group of postgraduate students from China, ...
Patchett, R., Ballantyne, G. & Willmer, P. (in press). Estimating pollinator performance of visitors to the self-incompatible crop-plant Brassica rapa by single visit deposition and pollen germination: a comparison of methods. Journal of Pollination Ecology. ISSN 1920-7603
Estimating the pollen-deposition effectiveness of flower visitors is fundamental to understanding their performance as pollinators. While estimates of visitation rates, pollen...
Medical Research Council
Polycystic ovary syndrome (PCOS) is common: more than one in 1 in 15 young women has this condition. There are many associated health problems including abnormal periods, miscarriages, infertility, ex...
Lecturer in Energy and Environmental Engineering
Lennon, M. R., Bouamrane, M., Devlin, A. M., O'Connor, S., O'Donnell, C., Chetty, U., …Mair, F. S. (2017). Readiness for Delivering Digital Health at Scale: Lessons From a Longitudinal Qualitative Evaluation of a National Digital Health Innovation Program in the United Kingdom. Journal of Medical Internet Research. 19(2), e42. doi:10.2196/jmir.6900. ISSN 1439-4456
Background: Digital health has the potential to support care delivery for chronic illness. Despite positive evidence from localized implementations, new technologies have prov...
Dosser, I. (2016). A walk through bereavement theory. End of life care. 6(1), e000033. doi:10.1136/eoljnl-2016-000033. ISSN 1754-1069
This paper examines and discusses specific grief theories that have emerged over a number of years, resulting in an overview of some of the main theories for the reader. It ai...
Dombrowski, S. U., Campbell, P., Frost, H., Pollock, A., McLellan, J., MacGillivray, S., …Williams, B. (2016). Interventions for sustained healthcare professional behaviour change: a protocol for an overview of reviews. Systematic Reviews. 5(173), 1-6. doi:10.1186/s13643-016-0355-9. ISSN 2046-4053
Background Failure to successfully implement and sustain change over the long term continues to be a major problem in health and social care. Translating evidence into routin...
Hooper, K. M., Barlow, P. G., Stevens, C. & Henderson, P. (2016). Inflammatory Bowel Disease Drugs: A Focus on Autophagy. Journal of Crohn's and Colitis. , jjw127. doi:10.1093/ecco-jcc/jjw127. ISSN 1873-9946
Inflammatory bowel disease [IBD] is characterized by chronic inflammation of the gastrointestinal tract. Medications such as corticosteroids, thiopurines, immunomodulators and...
Barma, M., Goodbrand, J. A., Donnan, P. T., McGilchrist, M. M., Frost, H., McMurdo, M. E. T. & Witham, M. D. (2016). Slower Decline in C-Reactive Protein after an Inflammatory Insult Is Associated with Longer Survival in Older Hospitalised Patients. PLoS ONE. 11(7), 1-10. doi:10.1371/journal.pone.0159412. ISSN 1932-6203
Background Enhancing biological resilience may offer a novel way to prevent and ameliorate disease in older patients. We investigated whether changes in C-reactive protein (C...
Basu, U., Goodbrand, J., McMurdo, M. E., Donnan, P. T., McGilchrist, M., Frost, H., …Witham, M. D. (2016). Association between allopurinol use and hip fracture in older patients. BONE. 84, 189-193. doi:10.1016/j.bone.2016.01.003. ISSN 8756-3282
Background Allopurinol reduces oxidative stress and interacts with purinergic signalling systems important in bone metabolism and muscle function. We assessed whether allopur...
Mora, L. & Bolici, R. (2015). Urban regeneration in the digital era: how to develop smart city strategies in large European cities. Techne. Journal of Technology for Architecture and Environment. 5(2), 110-119
The study documented in this paper has been carried out in order to
acquire new knowledge concerning the development processes of smart city strategies. This aim has been achi...
Goetzold, S. (2017). An Open and Shut Case of Closed Questions: An Exploration of Joint Investigative Interview Training in Scotland: An Open and Shut Case of Closed Questions. Child Abuse Review. 26(2), 116-129. doi:10.1002/car.2391. ISSN 0952-9136
Children in Scotland who are subject to child protection interviews should be interviewed jointly by specially trained police officers and social workers who have attended tra...
Scoles, J., Huxham, M. & McArthur, J. (2013). No longer exempt from good practice: using exemplars to close the feedback gap for exams. Assessment and Evaluation in Higher Education. 38(6), 631-645. doi:10.1080/02602938.2012.674485. ISSN 0260-2938
In this paper, we discuss the anomaly between the increasing interest in feedback in current education research, the continued role of time-limited, unseen examinations as a f...
If the UK is to address its energy reduction targets, it is vital to understand energy use behaviours and to devise technology that positi...
The crisis in the numbers of donated organs has featu...
The thesis describes an investigation into how people learn to cope with non-discretionary use of digital technologies. This includes...
Inflammatory Bowel Disease (IBD), which includes Crohn’s disease (CD) an...
This study focuses on three albums of original music performed and recorded by...
My PhD project aims to explore suicide risk assessment practices in emergency setti...
Participation Space Studies explore eParticipation ...
This PhD is concerned with the role of online information in the creation, building, and evaluation of personal reputations. In this context term “person...
With the vision of ubiquitous computing becoming increasingly realized, a new technological layer in the form of sensors, urban screens, smartp...
The necessity for scientists and others to use consistent terminology has recently been regarded as fundamental to advancing ...
The aim of this research is to identify and quantify the changes to driver behaviour, with a specific emphasis on safety, that result f...
Background: The available research on economic migration suggested that immigrants may be less happy than the indigenous p...