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Here you can access journal articles from research carried out here in our region

You can copy and paste many of the publications below into your search engine to read more about some of the brilliant work that has been completed in our region:

Newham James, Allan Carly, Leahy-Warren Patricia, Carrick-Sen Debbie, Alderdice Fiona (2014).  Divergent intentions towards physical activity and sedentary behaviour during pregnancy.  UK Society for Behavioural Medicine, Oxford.  (Publication)

Allan, Carly, Carrick-Sen D, Martin C (2014).  Perinatal Wellbeing: A Qualitative Study of Women’s Experiences.  Society for Reproductive and Infant Psychology Book Of Abstracts.  September 2014. (Abstract)

Carrick-Sen  Debbie, Allan Carly, Morrell Jane, Jomeen Julie (2014).  Perinatal Wellbeing Symposium – What does it mean to researchers, clinicians and women? Society for Reproductive and Infant Psychology Book of Abstracts.  September 2014 (Abstract)

Newham James,  Allan Carly, Leahy-Warren  Patricia, Carrick-Sen Debbie, Alderdice Fiona (2014).  Divergent intentions towards physical activity and sedentary behaviour during pregnancy.  Society for Reproductive and Infant Psychology Book Of Abstracts.  September 2014. (Abstract)

Dr Vikki Snaith, Senior Research Midwife/Sonographer. Antenatal telephone support intervention with and without uterine artery Doppler screening for low risk nulliparous women: a randomised controlled trial Vikki J Snaith1*, Jenny Hewison2, Ian N Steen3 and Stephen C Robson4

http://www.biomedcentral.com/1471-2393/14/121

McParlin,C., Robson, S.C., Agaujo-Soares, V., Carrick-Sen, D., Bell, R., 2014, ‘Implementation barriers experienced by midwives when advising obese pregnant women about physical activity’, Archives of Diseases in Childhood, Fetal and Neonatal Edition, (99), Supplement 1. (This was a poster presentation at Perinatal medicine conference in Harrogate, June 2014.)

Publications by Senior Research Midwives and in collaboration with other professionals

http://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S0266613815000285

http://www.magonlinelibrary.com/doi/abs/10.12968/bjom.2007.15.4.23379

Publications from studies we have recruited to across the region

Control of Hypertension in Pregnancy (CHIPS) – A Pilot Trial

http://onlinelibrary.wiley.com/doi/10.1111/j.1471-0528.2007.01315.x/full

PELICAN

http://www.alere.co.uk/pdf/300913094137-ISSHP%20Abstract%20(Chappell%202012).pdf

Vitamin C and vitamin E in pregnant women at risk for pre-eclampsia (VIP trial): randomised placebo-controlled trial

http://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S014067360668433X

Twin parenthood: the midwife’s role – a randomised controlled trial

http://onlinelibrary.wiley.com/doi/10.1111/1471-0528.12728/abstract?deniedAccessCustomisedMessage=&userIsAuthenticated=false

Standard- or high-dose oxytocin for nulliparous women with confirmed delay in labour (HOLDS): quantitative and qualitative results from a pilot randomised controlled trial

http://onlinelibrary.wiley.com/doi/10.1111/1471-0528.12331/full

 

Clinical Trials in Reproductive Health and Childbirth

Select a trial from the list below to find out more about what it’s all about and how you can get involved in helping others.

Pluripotency, reprogramming and mitochondrial biology

This research aims to improve fertility treatment in the future and also help to find cures for many serious illnesses and diseases.

Uteroplacental Tissue Bank.

This study involves looking at cells from the uterus (womb), cervix and placenta (afterbirth) in order to understand how these cells work, what controls them and why these control mechanisms sometimes go wrong.

DAPPA

This study aims to find the best method for measuring the amount of protein in the urine to predict diagnosis of pre-eclampsia and how serious the condition is for women.

Reproductive health and childbirth publications from our region

Here you can access journal articles from research carried out here in our region

PRE-EMPT

A large randomised controlled trial in which women undergoing surgery for endometriosis will be randomly allocated to take long acting progestogens. The trial will provide information on which treatment is the most effective in terms of symptom relief, side-effects, acceptability and costs.

CONCEPTT

CONCEPTT: Continuous Glucose Monitoring in Women with Type 1 Diabetes in Pregnancy Trial


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