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Seafood inclusion ion early years' feeding : a comparison of commercial products to home-cooking
(2014-02) - Conference poster
Background and Aims Under-exposure to seafood during early years feeding, when taste and food acceptance is developed, may impact on the future development of a healthy diet. The aim of this study was to investigate the ...
Seafood inclusion in early years feeding : a review of information resources
(2014-02) - Conference poster
Seafood consumption is worryingly low in young children in Scotland despite current dietary goals targeting an increase in oily-fish intake and global recommendations to regularly include fish into the diet of infants. The ...
MapMySmoke–a context aware mobile phone application targeted at smoking cessation
(2016-11-22) - Conference poster
The Scottish adolescent e-cigarette user : profiling from the Scottish Adolescent Lifestyle and Substance Use Survey (SALSUS)
(2017-06) - Journal article
Objectives: Profiling the Scottish adolescent e-cigarette user Study design: 283 state, independent and grant maintained schools participated in the Scottish Adolescent Lifestyle and Substance Use Survey (SALSUS) between ...
Comparisons in screen-time behaviours among adolescents with and without long-term illnesses or disabilities : results from 2013/14 HBSC study
(2018-10-17) - Journal article
Reducing sedentary behaviours can help prevent non-communicable diseases, particularly among young adolescents with long term illnesses or disabilities (LTID). Much of young people’s voluntary sedentary time is related to ...
Does exposure to cigarette brands increase the likelihood of adolescent e-cigarette use? A cross-sectional study
(2016-02-23) - Journal article
Objective: To examine the relationship between tobacco cigarette brand recognition and e-cigarette use in adolescents. Design: Cross-sectional observational study Setting: High schools in Scotland Participants: Questionnaires ...
Are retail outlets complying with national legislation to protect children from exposure to tobacco displays at point of sale? : Results from the first compliance study in the UK
(2016-03-28) - Journal article
BACKGROUND: From April 6th 2015, all small shops in the UK were required to cover up tobacco products at point of sale (POS) to protect children from exposure. As part of a larger 5-year study to measure the impact of the ...
Excellent survival and good outcomes at 15 years using the Press Fit Condylar Sigma total knee replacement
(2018-03-27) - Journal article
Background: We report 15-year survival, clinical and radiographic follow-up data for the Press Fit Condylar Sigma total knee replacement (PFC Sigma TKR). Methods: Between October 1998 and October 1999, 235 consecutive TKRs ...
OMNIgene.SPUTUM suppresses contaminants whilst maintaining Mycobacterium tuberculosis viability and obviates cold-chain transport
(2018-02-16) - Journal article
Tuberculosis (TB) diagnostics are centralised, requiring long-distance transportation of specimens in most resource-limited settings. We evaluated the ability of OMNIgene.SPUTUM (OM-S) to obviate cold-chain transport of ...
Exploring the training and scope of practice of GPs in England, Germany and Spain
(2019-03) - Journal article
Objective: To explore general practitioner (GP) training, continuing professional development, scope of practice, ethical issues and challenges in the working environment in three European countries. Method: Qualitative ...