Ruth Gillian Jepson

Summary

Affiliation: University of Stirling
Country: UK

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint A systematic review of the evidence for cranberries and blueberries in UTI prevention
    Ruth G Jepson
    Department of Nursing and Midwifery, University of Stirling, UK
    Mol Nutr Food Res 51:738-45. 2007
  2. pmc Developing novel evidence-based interventions to promote asthma action plan use: a cross-study synthesis of evidence from randomised controlled trials and qualitative studies
    Nicola Ring
    School of Nursing, Midwifery and Health, University of Stirling, Stirling FK9 4LA, UK
    Trials 13:216. 2012
  3. pmc Military veterans with mental health problems: a protocol for a systematic review to identify whether they have an additional risk of contact with criminal justice systems compared with other veterans groups
    James Taylor
    School of Nursing Midwifery and Health, University of Stirling, Stirling, Scotland, UK
    Syst Rev 1:53. 2012
  4. doi request reprint Garlic for peripheral arterial occlusive disease
    Ruth G Jepson
    Department of Nursing and Midwifery, University of Stirling, Stirling, UK
    Cochrane Database Syst Rev 4:CD000095. 2013
  5. pmc Physical activity in South Asians: an in-depth qualitative study to explore motivations and facilitators
    Ruth Jepson
    Centre for Population Health and Public Health Research, School of Nursing, Midwifery and Health, University of Stirling, Stirling, Scotland
    PLoS ONE 7:e45333. 2012
  6. doi request reprint Cranberries for preventing urinary tract infections
    Ruth G Jepson
    Department of Nursing and Midwifery, University of Stirling, Stirling, UK
    Cochrane Database Syst Rev 10:CD001321. 2012
  7. pmc Assessing the unintended health impacts of road transport policies and interventions: translating research evidence for use in policy and practice
    Hilary Thomson
    MRC Social and Public Health Sciences Unit, Glasgow, UK
    BMC Public Health 8:339. 2008
  8. ncbi request reprint Patient perspectives on information and choice in cancer screening: a qualitative study in the UK
    Ruth Gillian Jepson
    Department of Nursing and Midwifery, University of Stirling, Stirling FK9 4LA, UK
    Soc Sci Med 65:890-9. 2007
  9. pmc The effectiveness of interventions to change six health behaviours: a review of reviews
    Ruth G Jepson
    Department of Nursing and Midwifery, University of Stirling, Stirling FK94LA, UK
    BMC Public Health 10:538. 2010

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Publications9

  1. ncbi request reprint A systematic review of the evidence for cranberries and blueberries in UTI prevention
    Ruth G Jepson
    Department of Nursing and Midwifery, University of Stirling, UK
    Mol Nutr Food Res 51:738-45. 2007
    ..It is uncertain whether it is effective in other susceptible groups...
  2. pmc Developing novel evidence-based interventions to promote asthma action plan use: a cross-study synthesis of evidence from randomised controlled trials and qualitative studies
    Nicola Ring
    School of Nursing, Midwifery and Health, University of Stirling, Stirling FK9 4LA, UK
    Trials 13:216. 2012
    ..Our final step was to integrate these two separate studies...
  3. pmc Military veterans with mental health problems: a protocol for a systematic review to identify whether they have an additional risk of contact with criminal justice systems compared with other veterans groups
    James Taylor
    School of Nursing Midwifery and Health, University of Stirling, Stirling, Scotland, UK
    Syst Rev 1:53. 2012
    ....
  4. doi request reprint Garlic for peripheral arterial occlusive disease
    Ruth G Jepson
    Department of Nursing and Midwifery, University of Stirling, Stirling, UK
    Cochrane Database Syst Rev 4:CD000095. 2013
    ..Commercially available preparations of garlic have been reported to have beneficial effects on some of the risk factors associated with atherosclerosis...
  5. pmc Physical activity in South Asians: an in-depth qualitative study to explore motivations and facilitators
    Ruth Jepson
    Centre for Population Health and Public Health Research, School of Nursing, Midwifery and Health, University of Stirling, Stirling, Scotland
    PLoS ONE 7:e45333. 2012
    ..The aim of the study was to explore the motivating and facilitating factors likely to increase physical activity for South Asian adults and their families, in order to develop successful interventions and services...
  6. doi request reprint Cranberries for preventing urinary tract infections
    Ruth G Jepson
    Department of Nursing and Midwifery, University of Stirling, Stirling, UK
    Cochrane Database Syst Rev 10:CD001321. 2012
    ..Cranberries have been used widely for several decades for the prevention and treatment of urinary tract infections (UTIs). This is the third update of our review first published in 1998 and updated in 2004 and 2008...
  7. pmc Assessing the unintended health impacts of road transport policies and interventions: translating research evidence for use in policy and practice
    Hilary Thomson
    MRC Social and Public Health Sciences Unit, Glasgow, UK
    BMC Public Health 8:339. 2008
    ..Collaborations between HIA practitioners and specialist reviewers to develop syntheses of best available evidence applied specifically to HIA could promote the use of evidence in practice...
  8. ncbi request reprint Patient perspectives on information and choice in cancer screening: a qualitative study in the UK
    Ruth Gillian Jepson
    Department of Nursing and Midwifery, University of Stirling, Stirling FK9 4LA, UK
    Soc Sci Med 65:890-9. 2007
    ..Therefore, the term 'informed choice' might not be useful in this context...
  9. pmc The effectiveness of interventions to change six health behaviours: a review of reviews
    Ruth G Jepson
    Department of Nursing and Midwifery, University of Stirling, Stirling FK94LA, UK
    BMC Public Health 10:538. 2010
    ..We excluded reviews which focussed on pharmacological treatments or those which required intensive treatments (e.g. for drug or alcohol dependency)...