Felicity Bishop

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Country: UK

Publications

  1. pmc Patients' preconceptions of acupuncture: a qualitative study exploring the decisions patients make when seeking acupuncture
    Felicity L Bishop
    Centre for Applications of Health Psychology, Faculty of Social and Human Sciences, Building 44 Highfield Campus, University of Southampton, Southampton, SO17 1BJ, UK
    BMC Complement Altern Med 13:102. 2013
  2. doi request reprint Patient preferences for technical skills versus interpersonal skills in chiropractors and physiotherapists treating low back pain
    Felicity L Bishop
    Centre for Applications of Health Psychology, Faculty of Social and Human Sciences, University of Southampton, Building 44, Highfield Campus, Southampton SO17 1BJ, UK
    Fam Pract 30:197-203. 2013
  3. doi request reprint How patients choose osteopaths: a mixed methods study
    Felicity L Bishop
    Primary Care and Population Sciences, University of Southampton School of Medicine, Southampton, UK
    Complement Ther Med 21:50-7. 2013
  4. doi request reprint Health-care sector and complementary medicine: practitioners' experiences of delivering acupuncture in the public and private sectors
    Felicity L Bishop
    Primary Medical Care Department, University of Southampton School of Medicine, Southampton, UK
    Prim Health Care Res Dev 13:269-78. 2012
  5. pmc Participants' experiences of being debriefed to placebo allocation in a clinical trial
    Felicity L Bishop
    Psychology, Faculty of Human and Social Sciences, University of Southampton, Southampton, United Kingdom
    Qual Health Res 22:1138-49. 2012
  6. pmc Informed consent and placebo effects: a content analysis of information leaflets to identify what clinical trial participants are told about placebos
    Felicity L Bishop
    Psychology, University of Southampton, Southampton, Hampshire, United Kingdom
    PLoS ONE 7:e39661. 2012
  7. pmc Scientific tools, fake treatments, or triggers for psychological healing: how clinical trial participants conceptualise placebos
    Felicity L Bishop
    University of Southampton School of Medicine, Southampton, Hampshire SO16 5ST, United Kingdom
    Soc Sci Med 74:767-74. 2012
  8. pmc How the psychosocial context of clinical trials differs from usual care: a qualitative study of acupuncture patients
    Fiona Barlow
    Health Experiences Research Group, Department of Primary Health Care, University of Oxford, Old Road Campus, Headington, Oxford, UK
    BMC Med Res Methodol 11:79. 2011
  9. doi request reprint Acupuncture for low back pain: a survey of clinical practice in the UK
    Felicity L Bishop
    University of Southampton School of Medicine, Southampton General Hospital, Tremona Road, Southampton, UK
    Complement Ther Med 19:144-8. 2011
  10. pmc Patients as healthcare consumers in the public and private sectors: a qualitative study of acupuncture in the UK
    Felicity L Bishop
    School of Medicine, University of Southampton, Aldermoor Health Centre, Aldermoor Close, Southampton SO16 5ST, UK
    BMC Health Serv Res 11:129. 2011

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  1. pmc Patients' preconceptions of acupuncture: a qualitative study exploring the decisions patients make when seeking acupuncture
    Felicity L Bishop
    Centre for Applications of Health Psychology, Faculty of Social and Human Sciences, Building 44 Highfield Campus, University of Southampton, Southampton, SO17 1BJ, UK
    BMC Complement Altern Med 13:102. 2013
    ..Our aim was to identify the processes the underpin patients' decisions to try acupuncture and thus begin to tease out the origins and nature of patients' preconceptions...
  2. doi request reprint Patient preferences for technical skills versus interpersonal skills in chiropractors and physiotherapists treating low back pain
    Felicity L Bishop
    Centre for Applications of Health Psychology, Faculty of Social and Human Sciences, University of Southampton, Building 44, Highfield Campus, Southampton SO17 1BJ, UK
    Fam Pract 30:197-203. 2013
    ..Little is known about which characteristics of chiropractors and physiotherapists matter to patients and influence their preferences when seeking care...
  3. doi request reprint How patients choose osteopaths: a mixed methods study
    Felicity L Bishop
    Primary Care and Population Sciences, University of Southampton School of Medicine, Southampton, UK
    Complement Ther Med 21:50-7. 2013
    ..To explore how patients choose individual osteopaths to consult; to test whether patients' preferences for osteopaths depend on gender, the osteopath's qualifications, and the cost of treatment; to explore patients' perspectives...
  4. doi request reprint Health-care sector and complementary medicine: practitioners' experiences of delivering acupuncture in the public and private sectors
    Felicity L Bishop
    Primary Medical Care Department, University of Southampton School of Medicine, Southampton, UK
    Prim Health Care Res Dev 13:269-78. 2012
    ..We wished to identify differences that could affect patients' experiences and inform our understanding of how trials conducted in private clinics relate to NHS clinical practice...
  5. pmc Participants' experiences of being debriefed to placebo allocation in a clinical trial
    Felicity L Bishop
    Psychology, Faculty of Human and Social Sciences, University of Southampton, Southampton, United Kingdom
    Qual Health Res 22:1138-49. 2012
    ..g., embedded in trusting and valued relationships with acupuncturists). We suggest ways in which debriefing to placebo allocation can be managed sensitively to facilitate positive outcomes for participants...
  6. pmc Informed consent and placebo effects: a content analysis of information leaflets to identify what clinical trial participants are told about placebos
    Felicity L Bishop
    Psychology, University of Southampton, Southampton, Hampshire, United Kingdom
    PLoS ONE 7:e39661. 2012
    ..We aimed to identify what participants in major RCTs in the UK are told about placebos and their effects...
  7. pmc Scientific tools, fake treatments, or triggers for psychological healing: how clinical trial participants conceptualise placebos
    Felicity L Bishop
    University of Southampton School of Medicine, Southampton, Hampshire SO16 5ST, United Kingdom
    Soc Sci Med 74:767-74. 2012
    ..Future work should improve methods of providing participants with full accurate information about placebos and their effects...
  8. pmc How the psychosocial context of clinical trials differs from usual care: a qualitative study of acupuncture patients
    Fiona Barlow
    Health Experiences Research Group, Department of Primary Health Care, University of Oxford, Old Road Campus, Headington, Oxford, UK
    BMC Med Res Methodol 11:79. 2011
    ..In this study, we explored differences in psychosocial context between RCT and usual practice settings, using acupuncture as our model...
  9. doi request reprint Acupuncture for low back pain: a survey of clinical practice in the UK
    Felicity L Bishop
    University of Southampton School of Medicine, Southampton General Hospital, Tremona Road, Southampton, UK
    Complement Ther Med 19:144-8. 2011
    ..However, what UK-based acupuncturists actually do in every day clinical practice is poorly documented. We therefore conducted a survey of every-day clinical practice of acupuncture for low back pain in the UK...
  10. pmc Patients as healthcare consumers in the public and private sectors: a qualitative study of acupuncture in the UK
    Felicity L Bishop
    School of Medicine, University of Southampton, Aldermoor Health Centre, Aldermoor Close, Southampton SO16 5ST, UK
    BMC Health Serv Res 11:129. 2011
    ..Consumerism was used as a theoretical framework to explore patients' experiences...
  11. doi request reprint How patients choose acupuncturists: a mixed-methods project
    Felicity L Bishop
    Department of Primary Medical Care, University of Southampton School of Medicine, Southampton, UK
    J Altern Complement Med 17:19-25. 2011
    ..However, how patients choose acupuncturists has not been studied. The aim was to investigate how patients choose acupuncturists and to identify which factors might influence this choice...
  12. doi request reprint Complementary medicine use by men with prostate cancer: a systematic review of prevalence studies
    F L Bishop
    Department of Primary Medical Care, School of Medicine, University of Southampton, Southampton, UK
    Prostate Cancer Prostatic Dis 14:1-13. 2011
    ..The prevalence of CAM use among men with prostate cancer varies greatly across studies. Future studies should use standardised and validated data collection techniques to reduce bias and enhance comparability...
  13. doi request reprint A review of psychosocial predictors of treatment outcomes: what factors might determine the clinical success of acupuncture for pain?
    Felicity L Bishop
    Complementary Medicine Research Unit, University of Southampton, UK
    J Acupunct Meridian Stud 1:1-12. 2008
    ..These observations will, therefore, have potential to allow us to develop techniques that may improve clinical outcomes in the treatment of pain...
  14. doi request reprint Overseas Chinese students in the UK: patterns and correlates of their use of Western and traditional Chinese medicine
    Felicity L Bishop
    Department of Primary Medical Care, School of Medicine, University of Southampton, Aldermoor Health Centre, Aldermoor Close, Southampton, Hants SO16 5ST, UK
    Complement Ther Clin Pract 15:8-13. 2009
    ..Improved language support is needed for international students in UK health care settings...
  15. doi request reprint The development and initial validation of a new measure of lay definitions of health: The wellness beliefs scale
    Felicity Bishop
    Complementary Medicine Research Unit, School of Medicine, Aldermoor Health Centre, University of Southampton, Aldermoor Close, Southampton, United Kingdom
    Psychol Health 25:271-87. 2010
    ..In conclusion, the WBS is a promising new measure of three distinct wellness beliefs, with good initial psychometric properties, which could potentially be used to better target individualised health promotion interventions...
  16. doi request reprint Prevalence of complementary medicine use in pediatric cancer: a systematic review
    Felicity L Bishop
    Complementary Medicine Research Unit, Department of Primary Medical Care, School of Medicine, University of Southampton, Aldermoor Health Centre, Aldermoor Close, Southampton, Hampshire SO16 5ST, United Kingdom
    Pediatrics 125:768-76. 2010
    ..Complementary and alternative medicine (CAM) is used by pediatric patients with cancer, but the actual frequency of CAM use is undetermined...
  17. pmc A within-subjects trial to test the equivalence of online and paper outcome measures: the Roland Morris disability questionnaire
    Felicity L Bishop
    Complementary Medicine Research Unit, School of Medicine, University of Southampton, Southampton, UK
    BMC Musculoskelet Disord 11:113. 2010
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  18. doi request reprint Southampton needle sensation questionnaire: development and validation of a measure to gauge acupuncture needle sensation
    Peter White
    School of Health Professions and Rehabilitation Sciences, University of Southampton, Southampton, UK
    J Altern Complement Med 14:373-9. 2008
    ..The aim of this study was to generate and validate a new sensation questionnaire, that was able to discriminate between pain and deqi, taking into account patient experience and expert opinions...
  19. pmc Integrated medicine in the management of chronic illness: a qualitative study
    Sarah B Brien
    Faculty of Health Sciences, University of Southampton, Southampton, UK
    Br J Gen Pract 61:e89-96. 2011
    ..Complementary and alternative medicine (CAM) is popular with patients, yet how patients use CAM in relation to orthodox medicine (OM) is poorly understood...
  20. ncbi request reprint A systematic review of beliefs involved in the use of complementary and alternative medicine
    Felicity L Bishop
    Complementary Medicine Research Unit, University of Southampton
    J Health Psychol 12:851-67. 2007
    ..Further research should examine the robustness of these relationships in different illness groups and the prospective relationships among beliefs and CAM use over time...
  21. ncbi request reprint Constructing agency in treatment decisions: negotiating responsibility in cancer
    Felicity L Bishop
    University of Southampton, Hampshire SO17 1BJ, UK
    Health (London) 8:465-82. 2004
    ..The responsibility for health associated with taking active treatment decisions was problematic in accounts of both orthodox and complementary medicine...
  22. doi request reprint Why consumers maintain complementary and alternative medicine use: a qualitative study
    Felicity L Bishop
    School of Medicine, University of Southampton, Southampton, UK
    J Altern Complement Med 16:175-82. 2010
    ..We therefore conducted a qualitative study to explore and describe consumers' reasons for maintaining or stopping CAM use...
  23. pmc Treat or treatment: a qualitative study analyzing patients' use of complementary and alternative medicine
    Felicity L Bishop
    Complementary Research Unit, Primary Medical Care, University of Southampton, Aldermoor Health Centre, Aldermoor Close, Southampton, Hampshire, SO16 5ST, UK
    Am J Public Health 98:1700-5. 2008
    ..We analyzed how patients use complementary and alternative medicine (CAM) and examined how patients' perspectives relate to existing, expert-led taxonomies...
  24. ncbi request reprint Treatment appraisals and beliefs predict adherence to complementary therapies: a prospective study using a dynamic extended self-regulation model
    Felicity L Bishop
    Complementary Medicine Research Unit, University of Southampton, Hants, UK
    Br J Health Psychol 13:701-18. 2008
    ..We tested hypotheses (derived from a dynamic extended version of Leventhal's common-sense model) that patients' beliefs about treatment, perceptions of illness, and treatment appraisals would predict adherence to CAM...