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Massage Medicine & Life Sciences
Pregnancy Medicine & Life Sciences
Randomized Controlled Trials Medicine & Life Sciences
Pelvic Pain Medicine & Life Sciences
Complementary Therapies Medicine & Life Sciences
Low Back Pain Medicine & Life Sciences
Mental Health Medicine & Life Sciences
Northern Ireland Medicine & Life Sciences

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Research Output 2014 2019

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First-generation migrants' use of psychotropic medication in Northern Ireland a record linkage study

Bosqui, T., O'Reilly, D., Väänänen, A., Patel, K., Donnelly, M., Wright, D., Close, C. & Kouvonen, A., 28 Dec 2019, In : International journal of mental health systems. 13, p. 77

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
File
Northern Ireland
Prescriptions
Research
Population
Health Services Accessibility

Abstract: Factors affecting recruitment and attrition in randomised controlled trials of complementary and alternative medicine for pregnancy-related Issues

Close, C., Sinclair, M., McCullough, J., Liddle, D. & Hughes, C., 17 Apr 2018, RCN International Nursing Research Conference 2018: Book of Abstracts. RCN Publishing Company Limited, p. 46-47

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

Complementary Therapies
Randomized Controlled Trials
Pregnancy
Pain
Research

Conference Abstract: The safety of ante-natal reflexology and its impact on birth outcomes

Close, C., Sinclair, M., McCullough, J., Liddle, D. & Hughes, C., 04 Oct 2018, The safety of ante-natal reflexology and its impact on birth outcomes. 1 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

File
Massage
Parturition
Safety
Term Birth
Midwifery
4 Citations (Scopus)
115 Downloads (Pure)

Reflexology: a randomised controlled trial investigating the effects on beta-endorphin, cortisol and pregnancy related stress.

mccullough, J. E. M., Liddle, S. D., Close, C., Sinclair, M. & Hughes, C. M., May 2018, In : Complementary Therapies in Clinical Practice. 31, p. 76-84 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
File
Massage
beta-Endorphin
Hydrocortisone
Randomized Controlled Trials
Pregnancy
4 Citations (Scopus)

A pilot randomised controlled trial exploring the effects of antenatal reflexology on labour outcomes

McCullough, J., Close, C., Liddle, S. D., Sinclair, M. & Hughes, C., 14 Sep 2017, In : Midwifery. 55, p. 137-144

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Massage
Randomized Controlled Trials
Pelvic Girdle Pain
Second Labor Stage
Pregnancy