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Towards objective and reproducible study of patient-doctor interaction : automatic text analysis based VR-CoDES annotation of consultation transcripts
(IEEE, 2017-07-11) - Conference item
While increasingly appreciated for its importance,the interaction between health care professionals (HCP) and patients is notoriously difficult to study, with both methodological and practical challenges. The former has ...
MapMySmoke–a context aware mobile phone application targeted at smoking cessation
(2016-11-22) - Conference poster
Engagement in an e-Health Tool (ORION) predicts opioid-dependent patient likelihood of behavioural change
(2017-10) - Journal article
Background: An eHealth computer-based tool named ORION was constructed to assist patients in the clinic to appreciate the factors responsible for risks of drug overdose. The aim of this study was to investigate the ...
Using fundamental frequency of cancer survivors’ speech to investigate emotional distress in out-patient visits
(2016-12) - Journal article
Objective Emotions, are in part conveyed by varying levels of fundamental frequency of voice pitch (f0). This study tests the hypothesis that patients display heightened levels of emotional arousal (f0) during Verona Coding ...
Does dental undergraduate education and postgraduate training enable intention to provide inhalation sedation in primary dental care? A path analytical exploration
(2017-08) - Journal article
Aim: To examine how quality standards of dental undergraduate education, postgraduate training and qualifications together with confidence and barriers could be utilised to predict intention to provide inhalation sedation. ...
Is the effectiveness of tobacco image based warning labels likely to vary by socio-demographic variable? Findings from an online survey of 19,000 members of the UK Public.
(2013-05) - Journal article
Objective: Smoking continues to be a major global cause of mortality and morbidity. Countries have increasingly adopted the use of images as warnings on cigarette packs. We aimed to investigate the likely differential ...
A single item screening question for fear of recurrence in head and neck cancer
(2016-05) - Journal article
Background: Fear of recurrence (FoR) is the most frequent concern patients wish to discuss in head and neck review clinics. Aim: To design a simple screening question on fear of recurrence to be incorporated into the ...
School-based health education programmes, health-learning capacity and child oral health–related quality of life
(2016-10-01) - Journal article
Objective To use a model of health learning to examine the role of health-learning capacity and the effect of a school-based oral health education intervention (Winning Smiles) on the health outcome, child oral health–related ...
Engagement in the Overdose RIsk InfOrmatioN (ORION) e-Health tool for opioid overdose prevention and self-efficacy : a preliminary study
(2017-12-01) - Journal article
Increasing awareness of, and information about, overdose risk is an appropriate approach in risk reduction. e-Health technology in substance use disorders is an opportunity to support behavioral changes related to public ...
Can reassurance hurt?
(2014-11) - Journal article
Can you remember how many times your dentist has reassured you, for example, during an anaesthetic injection? Do you suspect that the phrase from the dentist ‘It won’t hurt’ only serves as a warning that it is going to be ...