Avril Taylor

Summary

Country: UK

Publications

  1. pmc Prevalence of skin problems and leg ulceration in a sample of young injecting drug users
    Alison F Coull
    School of Nursing Midwifery and Health, University of Stirling, Stirling FK9 4LA, UK
    Harm Reduct J 11:22. 2014
  2. ncbi request reprint Low incidence of hepatitis C virus among prisoners in Scotland
    Avril Taylor
    School of Social Sciences, University of the West of Scotland, Paisley, Scotland
    Addiction 108:1296-304. 2013
  3. pmc A framework to explore micronutrient deficiency in maternal and child health in Malawi, Southern Africa
    Natalie Dickinson
    School of Health Nursing and Midwifery University of the West of Scotland, Paisley, UK
    Environ Health 8:S13. 2009
  4. pmc The provision of non-needle/syringe drug injecting paraphernalia in the primary prevention of HCV among IDU: a systematic review
    Michelle Gillies
    Department of Public Health Faculty of Medicine, University of Glasgow, G128QR UK
    BMC Public Health 10:721. 2010
  5. ncbi request reprint Association between harm reduction intervention uptake and recent hepatitis C infection among people who inject drugs attending sites that provide sterile injecting equipment in Scotland
    Elizabeth J Allen
    Institute for Applied Social and Health Research, School of Social Sciences, University of the West of Scotland, Paisley Campus, Paisley PA1 2BE, United Kingdom
    Int J Drug Policy 23:346-52. 2012

Collaborators

  • Matthew Hickman
  • Alison F Coull
  • Elizabeth J Allen
  • Michelle Gillies
  • Natalie Dickinson
  • Andrew E Watterson
  • Iain Atherton
  • Sharon J Hutchinson
  • Sheila Cameron
  • David J Goldberg
  • Norah E Palmateer
  • Sharon Hutchinson
  • Norah Palmateer
  • David Goldberg
  • Syed Ahmed
  • Jean Rankin
  • Andrew Hursthouse
  • John Atkinson
  • John Gulliver
  • Chris Robertson
  • Zoe Nisbet
  • Wolfgang Burghardt
  • Maria Cummings
  • Gordon MacPherson

Detail Information

Publications6

  1. pmc Prevalence of skin problems and leg ulceration in a sample of young injecting drug users
    Alison F Coull
    School of Nursing Midwifery and Health, University of Stirling, Stirling FK9 4LA, UK
    Harm Reduct J 11:22. 2014
    ..Definitions of skin problems were developed and applied to descriptions from drug users to improve rigour...
  2. ncbi request reprint Low incidence of hepatitis C virus among prisoners in Scotland
    Avril Taylor
    School of Social Sciences, University of the West of Scotland, Paisley, Scotland
    Addiction 108:1296-304. 2013
    ..To estimate hepatitis C virus (HCV) incidence and HCV risk among Scottish prisoners...
  3. pmc A framework to explore micronutrient deficiency in maternal and child health in Malawi, Southern Africa
    Natalie Dickinson
    School of Health Nursing and Midwifery University of the West of Scotland, Paisley, UK
    Environ Health 8:S13. 2009
    ..The aim is to establish the opportunity for concerted action to deliver step change improvements in the nutrition of developing countries...
  4. pmc The provision of non-needle/syringe drug injecting paraphernalia in the primary prevention of HCV among IDU: a systematic review
    Michelle Gillies
    Department of Public Health Faculty of Medicine, University of Glasgow, G128QR UK
    BMC Public Health 10:721. 2010
    ..We aimed to determine whether the provision of sterile non-N/S injecting paraphernalia reduces injecting risk behaviours or HCV transmission among IDU...
  5. ncbi request reprint Association between harm reduction intervention uptake and recent hepatitis C infection among people who inject drugs attending sites that provide sterile injecting equipment in Scotland
    Elizabeth J Allen
    Institute for Applied Social and Health Research, School of Social Sciences, University of the West of Scotland, Paisley Campus, Paisley PA1 2BE, United Kingdom
    Int J Drug Policy 23:346-52. 2012
    ..The Scottish Government has invested significantly in harm reduction interventions with the goal of reducing HCV transmission among PWID. In evaluating the effectiveness of interventions, estimates of HCV incidence are essential...