Wednesday, 17 January 2018

Publication from Catriona Jones and Professor Mark Hayter from their NIHR prevention of second teenage pregnancy project in partnership with RDASH NHS Foundation Trust’

Mark Hayter
A new publication in Community Practitioner by Catriona Jones and Professor Mark Hayter reports the findings from qualitative research with staff working in a novel service to reduce the rate of further unplanned pregnancy in new teenage mothers. It was taken from an NIHR funded project to evaluate the RDASH P2P service.
Catriona Jones









Reference

Jones C, Hayter M Owens J, Tweheyo R, Harrison C, Coleman S (2018)
Preventing teenage pregnancy through home-based sexual healthcare: a qualitative study of practitioners’ experiences Community Practitioner

Wednesday, 10 January 2018

Sports Health & Exercise colleagues in Japan

Andrew Garrett
Dr Andrew Garrett, Rachel Burke (PhD candidate) and Damien Gleadall-Siddall (PhD Candidate and academic staff) from Sport Health and Exercise Science recently attended the 17th International Conference of Environmental Ergonomics held in Kobe, Japan from the 12th-17th November, 2017.
Andrew, Rachel and Damien
Dr Garrett presented two studies determining the health and safety of male and female participants in the heat. This work was funded by the João Havelange Research Scholarship (FIFA)Rachel presented two studies with support from Damien from her PhD work investigating the effectiveness of nitrate supplementation on prolonged exercise and this work has been supported by VitaCress, UK. We would like to acknowledge the School of Life Science Research funding support for this conference.
Rachel Burke

Monday, 18 December 2017

How helpful are mnemonics in the development of a research question?


New publication by Helen Sisson:
Sisson H (2017) How helpful are mnemonics in the development of a research question? Nurse Researcher 25, 3:42-45. doi: 10.7748/nr.2017.e1540

Happy Blogmass

Validity and Reliability of the Apple Watch for Measuring Heart rate During Exercise

Khushhal Alaa and Grant Abt have co-authored:

Khushhal, Alaa, Nichols, Simon, Evans, Will, Gleadall-Siddall, Damien, Page, Richard, O'Doherty, Alasdair, Carroll, Sean, Ingle, Lee and Abt, Grant (2017) Validity and Reliability of the Apple Watch for Measuring Heart Rate During Exercise. Sports Medicine International Open, 1 (06). E206-E211. ISSN 2367-1890

Lck is a relevant target in chronic lymphocytic leukaemia cells whose expression variance is unrelated to disease outcome.

New collaborative publication from colleagues in Life Sciences:

Till KJ, Allen JC, Talab F, Lin K, Allsup D, Cawkwell L, Bentley A, Ringshausen I, Duckworth AD, Pettitt AR, Kalakonda N, Slupsky JR. (2017) Lck is a relevant target in chronic lymphocytic leukaemia cells whose expression variance is unrelated to disease outcome. Scientific Reports. doi: 10.1038/s41598-017-17021-w.