WHO Collaborating Centre for International Child & Adolescent Health Policy Research
In October 2013 the World Health Organisation (WHO) designated the University of St Andrews School of Medicine as its Collaborating Centre for International Child and Adolescent Health Policy.
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The relationship between cancer patient's fear of recurrence and chemotherapy : a systematic review and meta-analysis (2017-07) - Journal itemObjective: The study aim was to provide an overview of the current evidence available on the link between chemotherapy (CTX) and fear of cancer recurrence (FoR). Methods: PubMED, Medline, Embase, PsycINFO and Web of ...
From normal response to clinical problem : definition and clinical features of fear of cancer recurrence (2016-08) - Journal itemResearch to date on fear of cancer recurrence (FCR) shows that moderate to high FCR affects 22-87 % of cancer survivors and is associated with higher psychological morbidity (Simard et al J Cancer Surviv 7:300-322, 2013). ...
Assessing the psychometric and ecometric properties of neighbourhood scales using adolescent survey data from urban and rural Scotland (2017-03-28) - Journal articleBackground: Despite the well-established need for specific measurement instruments to examine the relationship between neighborhood conditions and adolescent well-being outcomes, few studies have developed scales to measure ...
Does dental undergraduate education and postgraduate training enable intention to provide inhalation sedation in primary dental care? A path analytical exploration (2016-03-23) - Journal articleAim: 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. ...