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2017

Breastfeeding practice and problems

Pollard, M., 30 Mar 2017, Physiology in Childbearing: With Anatomy and Related Biosciences. Rankin, J. (ed.). 4th ed. Elsevier B.V., p. 577-586

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

Breech presentation

Howie, L. & Marshall, H., 30 Mar 2017, Physiology in Childbearing: with Anatomy and Related Biosciences. Rankin, J. (ed.). 4th ed. Elsevier B.V., p. 441-452

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

Briefing 2618: Sheep theft in the UK from a supply chain perspective

Smith, R., 4 May 2017, RUSource.

Research output: Contribution to specialist publicationArticle

Open Access
supply chain
crime
sheep
farms
crime prevention

Bringing methods into focus: how task demand and scene complexity drives attention allocation in autism

Gillespie-Smith, K., Doherty-Sneddon, G., Ballantyne, C. & Hancock, P., 18 Dec 2017.

Research output: Contribution to conferencePoster

Autistic Disorder
Drive
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Open Access
File
Sound
Architectural Practice
Protestant Ethic
Business success
Max Weber
Computer aided engineering
Rubber
Synthetic rubber
Graphical user interfaces
Identification (control systems)
Caledonian orogeny
Gold
terrane
gold
mineralization

Can a repeated sprint ability test help clear a previously injured soccer player for fully functional return to activity? a pilot study

Padulo, J., Attene, G., Ardigò, L. P., Bragazzi, N. L., Maffulli, N., Zagatto, A. M. & Dello Iacono, A., 31 Jul 2017, In : Clinical Journal of Sport Medicine. 27, 4, p. 361-368 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

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Soccer
Area Under Curve
Sensitivity and Specificity
ROC Curve
Fatigue

Candida albicans biofilm heterogeneity does not influence denture stomatitis, but strongly influences denture cleansing capacity

O'Donnell, L. E., Alalwan, H. K. A., Kean, R., Calvert, G., Nile, C. J., Lappin, D. F., Robertson, D., Williams, C., Ramage, G. & Sherry, L., 6 Feb 2017, In : Journal of Medical Microbiology.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Denture Stomatitis
Dentures
Biofilms
Candida albicans
Biomass

Candida albicans mycofilms support staphylococcus aureus colonisation and enhances miconazole resistance in dual-species interactions

Kean, R., Rajendran, R., Haggarty, J., Townsend, E., Short, B., Burgess, K. E., Lang, S., Millington, O., Mackay, W., Williams, C. & Ramage, G., 23 Feb 2017, In : Frontiers in Microbiology. 8, 258.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
Miconazole
Biofilms
Candida albicans
Staphylococcus aureus
Infection

Capture cross sections on unstable nuclei

Tonchev, A. P., Escher, J. E., Scielzo, N., Bedrossian, P., Ilieva, R. S., Humby, P., Cooper, N., Goddard, P. M., Werner, V., Tornow, W., Rusev, G., Kelley, J. H., Pietralla, N., Scheck, M., Savran, D., Löher, B., Yates, S. W., Crider, B. P., Peters, E. E., Tsoneva, N. & 1 othersGoriely, S., 13 Sep 2017, In : EPJ Web Conf.. 146, 5 p., 01013.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
absorption cross sections
neutrons
nuclei
photon beams
neutron sources

Captured by technology? How material agency sustains interaction between regulators and industry actors

Finch, J., Geiger, S. & Reid, E., Feb 2017, In : Research Policy . 46, 1, p. 160–170 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Environmental regulations
Innovation
Industry
Stabilization
Interaction

Carbon emissions reduction potentials in pulp and paper mills by applying cogeneration technologies

Shabbir, I. & Mirzaeian, M., 30 Mar 2017, In : Energy Procedia. 112, p. 142 - 149

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
Paper and pulp mills
Carbon
Energy efficiency
Paper and pulp industry
Steam turbines

Cardiac and hypertensive disorders

McEwan, T., 30 Mar 2017, Physiology in Childbearing: With Anatomy and Related Biosciences. Rankin, J. (ed.). 4th ed. Elsevier B.V., p. 335-342

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

Cardiopreventive effect of ethanolic extract of Date Palm Pollen against isoproterenol induced myocardial infarction in rats through the inhibition of the angiotensin-converting enzyme

Daoud, A., Ben Mefteh, F., Mnafgui, K., Turki, M., Jmal, S., Ben Amar, R., Ayadi, F., ElFeki, A., Abid, L., Rateb, M. E., Belbahri, L., Kadri, A. & Gharsallah, N., 20 Jun 2017, In : Experimental and toxicologic pathology . 69, 8, p. 656-665 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

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Peptidyl-Dipeptidase A
Pollen
Isoproterenol
Enzyme inhibition
Rats
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File
Research
Practice Guidelines
Delivery of Health Care

Caring for people with dementia with Lewy bodies and Parkinson's dementia in UK care homes: A mixed methods study

Jackson, G., Newbronner, L., Chamberlain, R., Borthwick, R., Yardley, C. & Boyle, K., 10 Feb 2017, European Geriatric Medicine.

Research output: Contribution to specialist publicationArticle

Open Access
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Lewy Body Disease
Home Care Services
Dementia
Quality of Health Care
Parkinson Disease

Cellular senescence in osteoarthritis pathology

McCulloch, K., Litherland, G. J. & Rai, T. S., 26 Jan 2017, In : Aging Cell. 16, 2, p. 210-218

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
Cell Aging
Osteoarthritis
Pathology
Joints
Joint Diseases

Cephalopelvic disproportion, obstructed labour and other obstetric emergencies

Howie, L., Watson, J. & Marshall, H., 30 Mar 2017, Physiology in Childbearing: with Anatomy and Related Biosciences. Rankin, J. (ed.). 4th ed. Elsevier B.V., p. 463-470

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

Changing the way we think about wounds: a challenge for 21st century medical practice

Lusher, J., Murray, E. & Chapman-Jones, D., 20 Dec 2017, In : International Wound Journal.

Research output: Contribution to journalComment/debate

Open Access
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Channel modelling and performance evaluation of FSO communications under different weather conditions

Gunathilake, N. A. & Shakir, M. Z., 3 Oct 2017.

Research output: Contribution to conferencePoster

Channel variability synthesis in i-vector speaker recognition

Ahmed, A. I., Chiverton, J., Ndzi, D. & Becerra, V., 4 Dec 2017, ​IET 3rd International Conference on ​​Intelligent Signal Processing (ISP 2017). IET, p. 1-6 6 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

Speech analysis

Characterisation of Cu2O, Cu4O3, and CuO mixed phase thin films produced by microwave-activated reactive sputtering

Alajlani, Y., Placido, F., Barlow, A., Chu, H. O., Song, S., Rahman, S. U., De Bold, R. & Gibson, D., 1 Oct 2017, In : Vacuum. 144, p. 217-228 144.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

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Reactive sputtering
Oxides
Copper oxides
Microwaves
Thin films
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Characterisation of Cu2O/CuO thin films produced by plasma-assisted DC sputtering for solar cell application

Alajlani, Y., Placido, F., Chu, H. O., De Bold, R., Fleming, L. & Gibson, D., 13 Sep 2017, In : Thin Solid Films. 642, p. 45-50 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

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Copper oxides
copper oxides
Sputtering
Solar cells
solar cells
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Characterisation of Received Signal Strength Perturbations using Allan Variance

Luo, C., Casaseca-de-la-Higuera, P., McClean, S., Parr, G. & Reng, P., 3 Nov 2017, In : IEEE Transactions on Aerospace and Electronic Systems. 99, p. 1-15

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

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White noise
Extended Kalman filters
Communication
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Characterisation of sterol biosynthesis and validation of 14α-demethylase as a drug target in Acanthamoeba

Thomson, S., Rice, C., Zhang, T., Edrada-Ebel, R., Henriquez, F. & Roberts, C., 15 Aug 2017, In : Scientific Reports. 7, p. 1-9 9 p., 8247.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

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Acanthamoeba
Sterols
Azoles
Acanthamoeba castellanii
Ergosterol
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Characterizing testing methods for context-aware software systems: results from a quasi-systematic literature review

Matalonga, S., Rodrigues, F. & Travassos, G. H., 1 Sep 2017, In : Journal of Systems and Software. 131, p. 1-21 21 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
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Software testing
Testing
Taxonomies
Open Access
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Pets
Quality of Life
Ownership
Scotland
Aggression

Childhood attachment to pets: links between attachment, compassion and humane behaviour

Hawkins, R. & Joanne Williams, 29 Aug 2017.

Research output: Contribution to conferencePresentation

Pets
Animal Welfare
Animal Behavior
Scotland
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Chinese Authorial Identify: a Model for Scoring the Student Authorship Questionnaire

Ballantine, J., Guo, X., Larres, P. & Yu, M., 5 Jun 2017, In : Studies in Higher Education. p. 1-13

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

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questionnaire
student
psychometrics
China
education
Cinnamomum zeylanicum
Origanum
fluorouracil
cinnamon
oregano
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Energy Metabolism
Walking
Exercise
Heart Rate

Clock-model-assisted agent’s spatial navigation

Olszewska, J. I., 2017, Proceedings of the 9th International Conference on Agents and Artificial Intelligence. ICAART, Vol. 2. p. 687-692 6 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

Clocks
Navigation
Robots
Intelligent agents
Experiments

Cloud computing: adoption issues for Ethiopian public and private enterprises

Seifu, S. D., Dahiru, A. A., Bass, J. M. & Allison, I., Jan 2017, In : The Electronic Journal of Information Systems in Developing Countries. 78, 7, p. 1-17

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
Cloud computing
Industry
Finance
Telecommunication
Communication
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Coatings and surface treatments for enhanced performance suspensions for future gravitational wave detectors

Birney, R., Cumming, A. V., Campsie, P., Gibson, D., Hammond, G. D., Hough, J., Martin, I. W., Reid, S., Rowan, S., Song, S., Talbot, C., Vine, D. & Wallace, G., 15 Nov 2017, In : Classical and Quantum Gravity. 34, 235012.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

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surface treatment
gravitational waves
coatings
flexing
detectors
childhood
learning
student
stakeholder
song

Cognitive behaviour therapy-trained staff’s views on professional accreditation

Parkinson, B. & Marks, D., 13 Sep 2017, In : Mental Health Practice. 21, 1, p. 27-32 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

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Accreditation
Cognitive Therapy
Mental Health
Interviews
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Cognitive Radio Engine Learning Adaptation

Olaleye, M., Dahal, K. & Pervez, Z., 4 May 2017.

Research output: Contribution to conferencePaper

Open Access
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Cognitive radio
Engines
Neural networks
Intelligent agents
Radio systems

Cohesion, commonality and creativity: youth work across borders

Coburn, A. & Gormally, S., 5 Dec 2017, Europe in Transition: Diversity, Identity and Youth Work. Dzigurski, S. (ed.). SALTO Cultural Diversity Resource Centre, p. 46 - 51 6 p. (Europe in Transition: Diversity, Identity and Youth Work).

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

youth work
group cohesion
creativity
youth worker
economic union
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Collective quadrupole behavior in 106Pd

Prados-Estevez, F. M., Peters, E. E., Chakraborty, A., Mynk, M. G., Bandyopadhyay, D., Boukharouba, N., Choudry, S. N., Crider, B. P., Garrett, P. E., Hicks, S. F., Kumar, A., Lesher, S. R., McKay, C. J., McEllistrem, M. T., Mukhopadhyay, S., Orce, J. N., Scheck, M., Vanhoy, J. R., Wood, J. L. & Yates, S. W., 30 Mar 2017, In : Physical Review C. 95, 034328 .

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

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Collectivity in 196,198Pb isotopes probed in Coulomb-excitation experiments at REX-ISOLDE

Pakarinen, J., Grahn, T., Gaffney, L. P., Algora, A., Bauer, C., Blazhev, A., Bree, N., Cocolios, T. E., De Witte, H., Diriken, J., Fernier, P., Hadinska-Klek, K., Herzáň, A., Huyse, M., Iwanicki, J., Jakobsson, U., Jenkins, D. G., Kesteloot, N., Konki, J., Lannoo, B. & 17 othersPapadakis, P., Peura, P., Rainovski, G., Rapisarda, E., Reiter, P., Sambi, S., Scheck, M., Seibeck, B., Seidlitz, M., Stora, T., Van Duppen, P., Warr, N., Wenander, F., Vermeulen, M. J., Voulot, D., Wrzosek-Lipska, K. & Zielinska, M., 3 May 2017, In : Journal of Physics G: Nuclear and Particle Physics. 44, 064009.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
transition probabilities
rays
accelerators
isotopes
ion beams
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Commercial golf glove effects on golf performance and forearm muscle activity

Sorbie, G. G., Darroch, P., Grace, F. M., Gu, Y., Baker, J. S. & Ugbolue, U. C., 18 Aug 2017, In : Research in Sports Medicine. 25, 4, p. 451-461 11 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

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Golf
Forearm
Muscles
Iron
Head

Commodity price volatility: an evolving principal–agent problem

Struthers, J., 6 Aug 2017, Future Fragmentation Processes: Effectively Engaging with the Ascendancy of Global Value Chains. Keane, J. & Baimbill-Johnson, R. (eds.). London: Commonwealth Secretariat, p. 79-88 10 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

Price volatility
Commodity prices
Commodity markets
Fragmentation
Opportunistic behavior

Common Fetal Problems

McEwan, T., 30 Mar 2017, Physiology in Childbearing: With Anatomy and Related Biosciences. Rankin, J. (ed.). 4th ed. Elsevier B.V., p. 137-144

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

Communities for Social Change: Practicing Equality and Social Justice in Youth and Community Contexts

Coburn, A. & Gormally, S., 22 Oct 2017, New York: Peter Lang. 178 p. (Counterpoints: Studies in Criticality; vol. 483)

Research output: Book/ReportBook

social justice
social change
equality
youth work
community

Community-based participatory research in healthcare: Ethical issues and impact on healthcare practitioners

Lewitt, M., Campbell, P. & Cross, A., 2017, Healthcare ethics for healthcare practitioners. Lategan, L. O. K. & Van Zyl, G. J. (eds.). AFRICAN SUN MeDIA, p. 81-96

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

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Community mental health nurses' and compassion: an interpretative approach

Barron, K., Deery, R. & Sloan, G., 18 Apr 2017, In : Journal of Psychiatric and Mental Health Nursing. 24, 4, p. 211-220 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

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Community Health Nurses
Mental Health
Nurses
Delivery of Health Care
Psychiatric Nursing