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Prevalence of drug-herb and drug-supplement interactions in older adults : A cross-sectional survey
Background Polypharmacy is common among older adults, with increasing numbers also using prescription drugs with herbal medicinal products (HMPs) and dietary supplements. There is no reliable evidence from the UK on ...
Online, on call: : the spread of digitally-organised just-in-time working and its implications for standard employment models
This article questions whether the dominant policy discourse, in which a normative model of standard employment is counterposed to ‘non-standard’ or ‘atypical’ employment, enables us to capture the diversity of fluid labour ...
Compassion on University Degree Programmes at a UK University: The Neuroscience of Effective Group work
Purpose The purpose of this paper is to explore the neuroscience that underpins the psychology of compassion as a competency. We explain why this cognitive competency is now taught and assessed on modules of different ...
Work in the European Gig Economy : Research Results from the UK, Sweden, Germany, Austria, The Netherlands, Switzerland and Italy
(Foundation for European Progressive Studies, 2017-11)
Association Between Experiencing Relational Bullying and Adolescent Health Related Quality of Life
BACKGROUND Bullying is a public health concern for the school-aged population, however, the health outcomes associated with the subtype of relational bullying are less understood. The purpose of this study was to examine ...
School-level factors associated with teacher connectedness: : A multilevel analysis of the structural and relational school determinants of young people’s health
ABSTRACT Background Conducting research on the antecedents of teacher connectedness (TC) is key to inform intervention and policy that can leverage the public health potential of teachers for young people’s well-being. As ...
Item-by-item sampling for promotional purposes
In this paper we present a method for sampling items that are checked on a pass/fail basis, with a view to a statement being made about the success/failure rate for the purposes of promoting an organisation’s product/service ...
Normal Enough? Tools to Aid Decision Making
When undertaking quantitative hypothesis testing, social researchers need to decide whether the data with which they are working is suitable for parametric analyses to be used. When considering the relevant assumptions ...
Older Adults Adoption, Use and Diffusion of E-Government Services in Saudi Arabia, Hail City: : A Quantitative Study
Online Government products and services should provide benefits to all citizens, but not all of them are attaining the gains. A group that is not obtaining the benefits is the older adults. Such differences have led to a ...
Self-harm in Adolescence: Protective Health Assets in the Family, School and Community
Objectives and main purpose: The aim of this paper was to examine if the multiple environments of the adolescent including family, peers, school and neighbourhood might function as protective health assets against self-harming ...