Medicine (School of)
Multidisciplinary and collaborative approaches have been central to the continued success of medical research in St Andrews. Internationally recognised research programmes in various aspects of molecular medicine, psychology and community health sciences are currently being promoted and extended. Our research themes include: Medical Photonics; Molecular Biology, encompassing Infection, Genomics, and Cell Signalling; and People and Populations, encompassing Health Psychology, Violence Reduction, and Child and Adolescent Health.
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A voxel-based asymmetry study of the relationship between hemispheric asymmetry and language dominance in Wada tested patients (2018-03-23) - Journal articleDetermining the anatomical basis of hemispheric language dominance (HLD) remains an important scientific endeavor. The Wada test remains the gold standard test for HLD and provides a unique opportunity to determine the ...
Systemic arteriosclerosis is associated with left ventricular remodeling but not atherosclerosis : a TASCFORCE study (2018-01-30) - Journal articleBackground: Arteriosclerosis (arterial stiffening) is associated with future cardiovascular events, with this effect postulated to be due to its effect on cardiac afterload, atherosclerosis (plaque formation) progression ...
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Improving quality of life through the routine use of the patient concerns inventory for head and neck cancer patients : a cluster preference randomized controlled trial (2018-04-18) - Journal articleBackground: The consequences of treatment for Head and Neck cancer (HNC) patients has profound detrimental impacts such as impaired QOL, emotional distress, delayed recovery and frequent use of healthcare. The aim of this ...
Distinct evolutionary patterns of Neisseria meningitidis serogroup B disease outbreaks at two universities in the USA (2018-04-04) - Journal articleNeisseria meningitidis serogroup B (MnB) was responsible for two independent meningococcal disease outbreaks at universities in the USA during 2013. The first at University A in New Jersey included nine confirmed cases ...