Selected NWORTH Publications 2013

"To disseminate and promote the implementation of rigorous and relevant trials"

Cognitive stimulation therapy (CST) for people with dementia who benefits most?

Aguirre E, Hoare Z, Streater A, Spector A, Woods B, Hoe J, et al

International Journal of Geriatric Psychiatry. 2013;28(3):284-90.

Antipsychotic and Benzodiazepine Prescribing Prevalence and Costs in People with Dementia and Challenging Behaviours, Living in Care Homes

Bray N, Hilton A, Hounsome B, Zou L, Whitaker C, Moniz-Cook E, et al

Journal of Mental Health Policy and Economics. 2013;16:S4-S.

The application of realist synthesis review methods in public health economics

Charles JM, Edwards RT, Williams N, Din N

Lancet. 2013;382:S28.

Quality of life in early stage dementia: longitudinal trajectories and predictors of change

Clare L, Nelis S, Martyr A, Markova IS, Roth I, Woods RT, et al.

Gerontologist. 2013;53:8

Self-concept in early stage dementia: profile, course, correlates, predictors and implications for quality of life

Clare L, Whitaker CJ, Nelis SM, Martyr A, Markova IS, Roth I, et al

International Journal of Geriatric Psychiatry. 2013;28(5):494-503.

An awareness-based intervention to improve quality of life for residents with severe dementia in long-term care

Clare L, Whitaker R, Woods RT, Quinn C, Jelley H, Hoare Z, et al

Gerontologist. 2013;53:384

Cost-effectiveness of a national exercise referral programme for primary care patients in Wales: results of a randomised controlled trial

Edwards RT, Linck P, Hounsome N, Raisanen L, Williams N, Moore L, et al

BMC Public Health.13:1021.

The practical management of cognitive impairment and psychosis in the older Parkinson's disease patient

Hindle JV

Journal of Neural Transmission. 2013;120(4):649-53.

Nonpharmacological enhancement of cognitive function in Parkinson's disease: A systematic review

Hindle JV, Petrelli A, Clare L, Kalbe E.

Movement Disorders. 2013;28(8):1034-49.

Awareness of Executive Deficits in People with Parkinson's Disease

Kudlicka A, Clare L, Hindle JV

Journal of the International Neuropsychological Society. 2013;19(5):559-70

The needs of people with dementia living at home from user, caregiver and professional perspectives: a cross-sectional survey

Miranda-Castillo C, Woods B, Orrell M

BMC Health Services Research. 2013;13.

Malnutrition and quality of life in older people: A systematic review and meta-analysis

Rasheed S, Woods RT

Ageing Research Reviews. 2013;12(2):561-6.

Cancer of Oesophagus or Gastricus - New Assessment of Technology of Endosonography (COGNATE): report of pragmatic randomised trial

Russell IT, Edwards RT, Gliddon AE, Ingledew DK, Russell D, Whitaker R, et al

Health Technology Assessment. 2013;17(39):1-170.

Lifestyle Matters for maintenance of health and wellbeing in people aged 65 years and over: study protocol for a randomised controlled trial

Sprange K, Mountain GA, Brazier J, Cook SP, Craig C, Hind D, et al

Trials. 2013;14.

A systematic review and meta-analysis of biological treatments targeting tumour necrosis factor a for sciatica

Nefyn H. Williams, Ruth Lewis, Nafees Ud Din, Hosam E. Matar,Deborah Fitzsimmons, Ceri J. Phillips, Alex Sutton, Kim Burton,
Maggie Hendry Sadia Nafees Clare Wilkinson

Eur Spine J DOI 10.1007/s00586-013-2739-z

Behavioural, educational and respiratory outcomes of antenatal betamethasone for term caesarean section (ASTECS trial)

Peter Roy Stutchfield, Rhiannon Whitaker, Angela E Gliddon, Lucie Hobson, Sailesh Kotecha, Iolo J M Doull

Arch Dis Child Fetal Neonatal Ed doi:10.1136/archdischild-2012-303157

Data recording aids in acute admissions.

Williams D.T, Hoare D, Shingler G, Fairweather C, Whitaker C et al.,

International Journal of Health Care Quality Assurance, 2013. 26(1): p. 6-13.

Feasibility study of an optimised person-centred intervention to improve mental health and reduce antipsychotics amongst people with dementia in care homes: study protocol for a randomised controlled trial.

Whitaker R, Ballard C, Stafford J, Orrell M, Moniz-Cook E, Woods RT, Murray J, Knapp M, Carlton BW, Fossey J.

Trials, 2013. 14(1): p. 13.

Introduction to a generalized method for adaptive randomization in trials.

Hoare, Z.S.J., C.J. Whitaker, and R. Whitaker,

Trials, 2013. 14(1): p. 1-8.


Cognitive Rehabilitation Changes Memory-Related Brain Activity in People With Alzheimer Disease.

van Paasschen J, Linda Clare, Kenneth S. L. Yuen, Robert T. Woods, Suzannah J. Evans, Caroline H. Parkinson, Michael D. Rugg, David E. J. Linden.

Neurorehabilitation and Neural Repair, 2013.


Attachment in people with dementia and their caregivers: A systematic review.

Nelis, S.M., L. Clare, and C.J. Whitaker,

Dementia, 2013

Goal-oriented cognitive rehabilitation in early-stage dementia: study protocol for a multi-centre single-blind randomised controlled trial (GREAT).

Linda Clare, Antony Bayer, Alistair Burns, Anne Corbett, Roy Jones, Martin Knapp, Michael Kopelman, Aleksandra Kudlicka, Iracema Leroi, Jan Oyebode, Jackie Pool, Bob Woods and Rhiannon Whitaker.

Trials, 2013. 14(1): p. 152.


Memory Awareness Profiles Differentiate Mild Cognitive Impairment from Early-Stage Dementia: Evidence from Assessments of Performance Monitoring and Evaluative Judgement

Linda Clare, Christopher J. Whitaker, Judith L. Roberts, Sharon M. Nelis, Anthony Martyr, Ivana S. Marková, Ilona Roth, Robert T. Woods, Robin G. Morris

Dement Geriatr Cogn Disord 2013;35:266–279

Exercise referral for drug users aged 40 and over: results of a pilot study in the UK.

Beynon C.M, Luxton A, Whitaker R, et al.

BMJ Open, 2013. 3(5).