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A direct calibration of the IRX-β relation in Lyman-break Galaxies at z=3-5
We use a sample of 4178 Lyman break galaxies (LBGs) at z = 3, 4 and 5 in the UKIRT Infrared Deep Sky Survey (UKIDSS) Ultra Deep Survey (UDS) field to investigate the relationship between the observed slope of the stellar ...
Reciprocal Relationships and the Importance of Feedback in Patient and Public Involvement: A Mixed Methods Study
Abstract Background Reciprocal relationships between researchers and patient and public involvement (PPI) contributors can enable successful PPI in research. However, research and anecdotal evidence suggest that researchers ...
Student nurses' experiences of incivility and the impact on learning and emotional wellbeing
Background: Incivility is the display of intimidating, rude, disruptive or undesirable behaviours. Incivility in nursing has the potential to impact on the learning environment, student wellbeing and patient outcomes. ...
The 4C framework for making reasonable adjustments for people with learning disabilities
Background People with learning disabilities experience significant inequalities in accessing healthcare. Legal frameworks, such as the Equality Act 2010, are intended to reduce such disparities in care, and require ...
After critical care : patient support after critical care. A mixed method longitudinal study using email interviews and questionnaires
PURPOSE: To explore experiences and needs over time, of patients discharged from ICU using the Intensive Care Experience (ICE-q) questionnaire, Hospital Anxiety and Depression Scale (HADS) and EuroQoL (EQ-5D), associated ...
Cochrane review summary : smartphone and tablet self-management apps for asthma
Are smartphone and tablet computer apps feasible, effective and cost-effective tools for the self-management of individuals with asthma?
Trends in life satisfaction in European and North-American adolescents from 2002 to 2010 in over 30 countries
Background: Life satisfaction (LS) is an indicator which is widely used for assessing the perception of a child’s feeling about his life. Methods: LS is assessed in Health Behaviour in School-aged Children via the Cantril ...
Cochrane Review Summary : Massage for promoting mental and physical health in typically developing infants under the age of six months
Is infant massage effective in promoting infant physical and mental health in a healthy population aged under six months?
Someone is watching you: The ethics of using covert observation to explore adult behaviour at children's sporting events
Concerns have been expressed about adult behaviour at children’s sporting events in New Zealand. As a consequence, covert observation was identified as the optimal research method to be used in studies designed to record ...
Experiences of the implementation of a learning disability nursing liaison service within an acute hospital setting : a service evaluation
It has been well documented that people with learning disabilities receive poor care in acute settings (Mencap, 2007; Michael, 2008; Mencap, 2012; Heslop, 2013). Over the last few years, a number of learning disability ...