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    • Behaviour and burnout in medical students 

      Cecil, Joanne Elizabeth; McHale, Calum Thomas; Hart, Jo; Laidlaw, Anita Helen (2014-08-25) - Journal article
      Background: Burnout is prevalent in doctors and can impact on job dissatisfaction and patient care. In medical students, burnout is associated with poorer self-rated health; however, it is unclear what factors influence ...
    • Can dietary intake influence perception of and measured appearance? A systematic review : dietary intake and appearance 

      Pezdirc, Kristine; Hutchesson, Melinda; Whitehead, Ross David; Ozakinci, Gozde; Perrett, David Ian; Collins, Clare (2015-03) - Journal item
      Appearance-based interventions have had some success in reducing smoking and sun exposure. Appearance may also motivate dietary behavior change if it was established that dietary improvement had a positive impact on ...
    • The diet and feeding ecology of harbour seals around Britain 

      Wilson, Lindsay J. (University of St Andrews, 2015-06-24) - Thesis
      Since 2000, there has been a marked decline in the number of harbour seals in some regions around Britain; one possible contributing cause is competition for prey with sympatric grey seals. To explore one important aspect ...
    • Dietary effects on skin colour : appearance-based incentives to improve fruit and vegetable consumption 

      Whitehead, Ross David (University of St Andrews, 2013-06-25) - Thesis
      Poor diet precipitates significant social and economic burden, necessitating effective and economical dietary intervention strategies. Current population-level campaigns provide guidelines for living healthily and focus ...
    • The evolution of self-control 

      MacLean, Evan L; Hare, Brian; Nunn, Charles L; Addessi, Elsa; Amici, Federica; Anderson, Rindy C; Aureli, Filippo; Baker, Joseph M; Bania, Amanda E; Barnard, Allison M; Boogert, Neeltje J; Brannon, Elizabeth M; Bray, Emily E; Bray, Joel; Brent, Lauren J N; Burkart, Judith M; Call, Josep; Cantlon, Jessica F; Cheke, Lucy G; Clayton, Nicola S; Delgado, Mikel M; DiVincenti, Louis J; Fujita, Kazuo; Herrmann, Esther; Hiramatsu, Chihiro; Jacobs, Lucia F; Jordan, Kerry E; Laude, Jennifer R; Leimgruber, Kristin L; Messer, Emily J E; Moura, Antonio C de A; Ostojić, Ljerka; Picard, Alejandra; Platt, Michael L; Plotnik, Joshua M; Range, Friederike; Reader, Simon M; Reddy, Rachna B; Sandel, Aaron A; Santos, Laurie R; Schumann, Katrin; Seed, Amanda M; Sewall, Kendra B; Shaw, Rachael C; Slocombe, Katie E; Su, Yanjie; Takimoto, Ayaka; Tan, Jingzhi; Tao, Ruoting; van Schaik, Carel P; Virányi, Zsófia; Visalberghi, Elisabetta; Wade, Jordan C; Watanabe, Arii; Widness, Jane; Young, Julie K; Zentall, Thomas R; Zhao, Yini (2014-05-20) - Journal article
      Cognition presents evolutionary research with one of its greatest challenges. Cognitive evolution has been explained at the proximate level by shifts in absolute and relative brain volume and at the ultimate level by ...
    • Facial skin coloration affects perceived health of human faces 

      Stephen, Ian David; Law Smith, Miriam Jane; Stirrat, Michael Robert; Perrett, David Ian (2009-12) - Journal article
      Numerous researchers have examined the effects of skin condition, including texture and color, on the perception of health, age, and attractiveness in human faces. They have focused on facial color distribution, homogeneity ...
    • Improved estimates of digestion correction factors and passage rates for harbor seal (Phoca vitulina) prey in the northeast Atlantic 

      Wilson, Lindsay J.; Grellier, Kate; Hammond, Philip S. (2017-10) - Journal article
      Diet composition in pinnipeds is widely estimated using hard prey remains recovered from feces. To estimate the size and number of prey represented in fecal samples accurately, digestion correction factors (DCFs) must be ...
    • Lifestyle change in the cancer setting using “the teachable moment” : protocol for a proof-of-concept pilot in a Urology Service 

      Lee, Alyssa Sara; Ozakinci, Gozde; Leung, Steve; Humphris, Gerald Michael; Dale, Hannah Louise; Hamlet, Neil (2016-10-21) - Journal article
      Background: Previous research has shown diagnosis or screening for cancer may be a ‘teachable moment’ for prevention through lifestyle change. Previous trials have been successful, but have been delivered via national ...
    • Long-term weight loss trajectories following participation in a randomised controlled trial of a weight management programme for men delivered through professional football clubs : a longitudinal cohort study and economic evaluation 

      Gray, Cindy M.; Wyke, Sally; Zhang, Ruiqi; Anderson, Annie S.; Barry, Sarah; Boyer, Nicki; Brennan, Graham; Briggs, Andrew; Bunn, Christopher; Donnachie, Craig; Grieve, Eleanor; Kohli-Lynch, Ciaran; Lloyd, Suzanne M; McConnachie, Alex; Mccowan, Colin; MacLean, Alice; Mutrie, Nanette; Hunt, Kate (2018-06) - Journal article
      Background Obesity is a major public health concern requiring innovative interventions that support people to lose weight and keep it off long term. However, weight loss maintenance remains a challenge and is under-researched, ...
    • Mineral acquisition from clay by Budongo Forest chimpanzees 

      Reynolds, Vernon; Lloyd, Andrew W.; English, Christopher J.; Lyons, Peter; Dodd, Howard; Hobaiter, Catherine; Newton-Fisher, Nicholas; Mullins, Caroline; Lamon, Noemie; Schel, Anne Marijke; Fallon, Brittany (2015-07-28) - Journal article
      Chimpanzees of the Sonso community, Budongo Forest, Uganda were observed eating clay and drinking clay-water from waterholes. We show that clay, clay-rich water, and clay obtained with leaf sponges, provide a range of ...
    • The nutritional content and cost of supermarket ready-meals. Cross-sectional analysis 

      Remnant, Jennifer; Adams, Jean (2015-09-01) - Journal article
      Background: Over-reliance on convenience foods, including ready-meals, has been suggested as one contributor to obesity. Little research has systematically explored the nutritional content of supermarket ready-meals. We ...
    • A randomized controlled trial of an appearance-based dietary intervention 

      Whitehead, Ross David; Ozakinci, Gozde; Perrett, David Ian (2014) - Journal article
      Objective: Inadequate fruit and vegetable consumption precipitates preventable morbidity and mortality. The efficacy of an appearance-based dietary intervention was investigated, which illustrates the beneficial effect ...
    • Smoking, alcohol consumption, diet and physical activity following stoma formation surgery, stoma-related concerns, and desire for lifestyle advice : a United Kingdom survey 

      Beeken, Rebecca J.; Haviland, Joanne S.; Taylor, Claire; Campbell, Anna; Fisher, Abigail; Grimmett, Chloe; Ozakinci, Gozde; Slater, Sarah; Wilson, Iseult; Hubbard, Gill (2019-05-15) - Journal article
      Background: Adherence to smoking, alcohol consumption, diet and physical activity (PA) guidelines may improve outcomes for people with a stoma. A better understanding of these behaviours following stoma formation surgery ...
    • Tobacco taxes and smoking bans impact differently on obesity and eating habits 

      Dragone, Davide; Manaresi, Francesco; Savorelli, Luca (Universita di Bologna, 2013-04) - Working or discussion paper
      Policy interventions aimed at affecting a specific behavior may also indirectly affect individual choices in other domains. In this paper we study the direct effect of tobacco excise taxes and smoking bans on smoking ...