Selected NWORTH Publications 2018


Alleviating anxiety in patients prior to MRI: A pilot single-centre single-blinded randomised controlled trial to compare video demonstration or telephone conversation with a radiographer versus routine intervention.

Tugwell, J.R. et al,  Radiography. 2018.  24 (2) : 122-129.

Effectiveness of prosthodontic interventions and survival of remaining teeth in adult patients with shortened dental arches-A systematic review.

McLister, C. et al.  Journal of Dentistry, 2018. 78: 31-39.

Oral care after stroke: Where are we now?

Lyons, M., et al.,  European Stroke Journal, 2018. 3(4): p. 347-354.

The knowledge mobilisation challenge: does producing evidence lead to its adoption within dentistry?

Goodwin, T.L. et al.  British Dental Journal, 2018. 224 (3): 136-139.

How, and why, does capitation affect general dental practitioners' behaviour? A rapid realist review.

Goodwin, T.L., et al., British Journal of Healthcare Management, 2018. 24(10): p. 505-513.

Needs in Service Provision for Oral Health Care in Older People: A Comparison Between Greater Manchester (United Kingdom) and Utrecht (the Netherlands).

Everaars, B., et al., nt J Health Serv, 2018. 48(4): p. 663-684

How do we incorporate patient views into the design of healthcare services for older people: a discussion paper.

Brocklehurst, P.R., et al.,  BMC Oral Health 2018. 18(1): p. 61.

Impact of person-centred care training and person-centred activities on quality of life, agitation, and antipsychotic use in people with dementia living in nursing homes: A cluster-randomised controlled trial

Ballard, C et al. PLoS Med, 2018. 15 (2): e1002500

Goal-orientated cognitive rehabilitation for dementias associated with Parkinson’s disease- a pilot randomised controlled trial.

Hindle, J., Watermeyer, T., Brand, A., et al. 4 Jan 2018 In : International Journal of Geriatric Psychiatry

Improved adenoma detection with Endocuff Vision: the ADENOMA randomised controlled trial

Wee Sing Ngu, Roisin Bevan, Zacharias P Tsiamoulos, Paul Bassett, Zoë Hoare, Matthew D Rutter, Gayle Clifford, Nicola Totton, Thomas J Lee, Arvind Ramadas, John G Silcock, John Painter, Laura J Neilson, Brian P Saunders, Colin J Rees. Gut Published Online First: 23 January 2018

Trial of Optimal Personalised Care After Treatment - Gynaecological cancer (TOPCAT-G): a randomised feasibility trial

Morrison, V., Spencer, L., Totton, N., et al. Feb 2018 In : International Journal of Gynecological Cancer. 28, 2, p. 401-411

Wales Interventions and Cancer Knowledge about Early Diagnosis (WICKED): findings of work package 2 of the WICKED research programme

S.Nafees, R.Law, M. Hendry, J.Hiscock, et al. Br J Gen Pract 2018; 68 (suppl 1)

A development study and randomised feasibility trial of a tailored intervention to improve activity and reduce falls in older adults with mild cognitive impairment and mild dementia

Harwood, R., van der Wardt, V., Goldberg, S., et al.. 17 Feb 2018 In : Pilot and Feasibility Studies. 4, 49, 12 p

A randomised controlled trial to evaluate the impact of a human rights based approach to dementia care in inpatient ward and care home settings

Kinderman, P., S. Butchard, A. J. Bruen, A. Wall, N. Goulden, Z. Hoare, C. Jones, and R. Edwards. Health Services and Delivery Research, No. 6.13. March 2018

The B-ADENOMA Study: Bowelscope - Accuracy of Detection using Endocuff Optimisation of Mucosal Abnormalities: Study Protocol for randomised controlled trial.

Ngu WS, Walls M, Bhandari P, et al. Endosc Int Open. 2018 Jul;6(7):E872-E877. doi: 10.1055/a-0591-9308. Epub 2018 Jul 4.

Trial of personalised care after treatment—Prostate cancer: A randomised feasibility trial of a nurse-led psycho-educational intervention

Stanciu MA., Morris C., Makin M., Watson E., Bulger J., Evans R., Hiscock J., Hoare Z., Edwards RT., Neal RD., Yeo ST., Wilkinson C. European Journal of Cancer (2018)

Hip fracture in the elderly multidisciplinary rehabilitation (FEMuR) feasibility study: testing the use of routinely collected data for future health economic evaluations

Williams, N.H., Mawdesley, K., Roberts, J.L. et al. Pilot Feasibility Stud (2018) 4: 76

Development of an intervention to expedite cancer diagnosis though primary care: a protocol

Stanciu M, Law RJ, Nafees S, et al. BJGP Open 4 September 2018

Doing trials within trials: a qualitative study of stakeholder views on barriers and facilitators to the routine adoption of methodology research in clinical trials.

Trials. 2018 Sep 10;19(1)

Getting back to life after stroke:  co-designing a peer-led coaching intervention to enable stroke survivors to rebuild a meaningful life after stroke

Masterson-Algar P, Williams S, Burton C, et al. Disability and Rehabilitation Accepted 12 September 2018

Lessons learnt from a discontinued randomised controlled trial: adalimumab injection compared with placebo for patients receiving physiotherapy treatment for sciatica (Subcutaneous Injection of Adalimumab Trial compared with Control: SCIATiC)

Williams et al. Trials (2018) 19(1), 408