Louise Locock

Summary

Affiliation: University of Oxford
Country: UK

Publications

  1. doi Biographical disruption, abruption and repair in the context of motor neurone disease
    Louise Locock
    DIPEx Health Experiences Research Group, Department of Primary Health Care, University of Oxford
    Sociol Health Illn 31:1043-58. 2009
  2. ncbi 'Just a bystander'? Men's place in the process of fetal screening and diagnosis
    Louise Locock
    University of Oxford, UK
    Soc Sci Med 62:1349-59. 2006
  3. pmc The parents' journey: continuing a pregnancy after a diagnosis of Patau's syndrome
    Louise Locock
    DIPEx Research Group, Department of Primary Care, University of Oxford, Oxford OX3 7LF
    BMJ 331:1186-9. 2005
  4. doi Personal benefit, or benefiting others? Deciding whether to take part in clinical trials
    Louise Locock
    Health Experiences Research Group, Department of Primary Health Care, University of Oxford, Headington, Oxford, UK
    Clin Trials 8:85-93. 2011
  5. pmc Parents' experiences of universal screening for haemoglobin disorders: implications for practice in a new genetics era
    Louise Locock
    Department of Primary Care, University of Oxford, Oxford
    Br J Gen Pract 58:161-8. 2008
  6. doi Women's accounts of the physical sensation of chorionic villus sampling and amniocentesis: expectations and experience
    Louise Locock
    DIPEx Research Group, Department of Primary Care, Old Rd Campus, University of Oxford, Headington, Oxford OX3 7LF, UK
    Midwifery 26:64-75. 2010
  7. doi 'All in the same boat'? Patient and carer attitudes to peer support and social comparison in Motor Neurone Disease (MND)
    Louise Locock
    Health Experiences Research Group, University of Oxford, Old Rd Campus, Headington, Oxford OX3 7LF, UK
    Soc Sci Med 71:1498-505. 2010
  8. pmc Personal identity and the role of 'carer' among relatives and friends of people with multiple sclerosis
    Nic Hughes
    Health Experiences Research Group, Dept of Primary Care Health Sciences, University of Oxford, 23 38 Hythe Bridge Street, Oxford OX1 2ET, United Kingdom Electronic address
    Soc Sci Med 96:78-85. 2013
  9. doi Personal experiences of taking part in clinical trials - a qualitative study
    Louise Locock
    Department of Primary Health Care, University of Oxford, UK
    Patient Educ Couns 84:303-9. 2011
  10. pmc Women's experience of transfer from midwifery unit to hospital obstetric unit during labour: a qualitative interview study
    Rachel E Rowe
    National Perinatal Epidemiology Unit, Department of Public Health, University of Oxford, Old Road Campus, Oxford, OX3 7LF, United Kingdom
    BMC Pregnancy Childbirth 12:129. 2012

Detail Information

Publications13

  1. doi Biographical disruption, abruption and repair in the context of motor neurone disease
    Louise Locock
    DIPEx Health Experiences Research Group, Department of Primary Health Care, University of Oxford
    Sociol Health Illn 31:1043-58. 2009
    ..We also found instances of biographical repair, as participants sought to make sense of their remaining life, restore normality and control, and find new meaning and identity...
  2. ncbi 'Just a bystander'? Men's place in the process of fetal screening and diagnosis
    Louise Locock
    University of Oxford, UK
    Soc Sci Med 62:1349-59. 2006
    ..The paper concludes by discussing these findings in the context of the wider literature on men and pregnancy...
  3. pmc The parents' journey: continuing a pregnancy after a diagnosis of Patau's syndrome
    Louise Locock
    DIPEx Research Group, Department of Primary Care, University of Oxford, Oxford OX3 7LF
    BMJ 331:1186-9. 2005
  4. doi Personal benefit, or benefiting others? Deciding whether to take part in clinical trials
    Louise Locock
    Health Experiences Research Group, Department of Primary Health Care, University of Oxford, Headington, Oxford, UK
    Clin Trials 8:85-93. 2011
    ..Much previous research suggests that people take part in clinical trials mostly for altruistic reasons, and that deriving personal benefit is a secondary consideration...
  5. pmc Parents' experiences of universal screening for haemoglobin disorders: implications for practice in a new genetics era
    Louise Locock
    Department of Primary Care, University of Oxford, Oxford
    Br J Gen Pract 58:161-8. 2008
    ..England is the only country in the world that currently has universal population screening for haemoglobin disorders through linked antenatal and newborn screening. Little is known about the acceptability of such screening...
  6. doi Women's accounts of the physical sensation of chorionic villus sampling and amniocentesis: expectations and experience
    Louise Locock
    DIPEx Research Group, Department of Primary Care, Old Rd Campus, University of Oxford, Headington, Oxford OX3 7LF, UK
    Midwifery 26:64-75. 2010
    ..to understand women's expectations and experience of discomfort during chorionic villus sampling (CVS) and amniocentesis, and relate them to aspects of clinical practice...
  7. doi 'All in the same boat'? Patient and carer attitudes to peer support and social comparison in Motor Neurone Disease (MND)
    Louise Locock
    Health Experiences Research Group, University of Oxford, Old Rd Campus, Headington, Oxford OX3 7LF, UK
    Soc Sci Med 71:1498-505. 2010
    ..Choosing isolation can be a deliberate defensive strategy, to protect oneself from witnessing one's possible future. Levels of involvement may change over time as people struggle with their changing needs and fears...
  8. pmc Personal identity and the role of 'carer' among relatives and friends of people with multiple sclerosis
    Nic Hughes
    Health Experiences Research Group, Dept of Primary Care Health Sciences, University of Oxford, 23 38 Hythe Bridge Street, Oxford OX1 2ET, United Kingdom Electronic address
    Soc Sci Med 96:78-85. 2013
    ..It may be difficult to gain acknowledgement from family members and others that they occupy the role of carer if people resist the label as a bureaucratisation of their personal relationships. ..
  9. doi Personal experiences of taking part in clinical trials - a qualitative study
    Louise Locock
    Department of Primary Health Care, University of Oxford, UK
    Patient Educ Couns 84:303-9. 2011
    ..To investigate people's experiences of and attitudes to participation in clinical trials...
  10. pmc Women's experience of transfer from midwifery unit to hospital obstetric unit during labour: a qualitative interview study
    Rachel E Rowe
    National Perinatal Epidemiology Unit, Department of Public Health, University of Oxford, Old Road Campus, Oxford, OX3 7LF, United Kingdom
    BMC Pregnancy Childbirth 12:129. 2012
    ..In England, 21% of women planning birth in freestanding midwifery units are transferred; in alongside units, the transfer rate is 26%. There is little high quality contemporary evidence on women's experience of transfer...
  11. doi Metaphoric language and the articulation of emotions by people affected by motor neurone disease
    Louise Locock
    Department of Primary Care Health Sciences, University of Oxford, Oxford, UK
    Chronic Illn 8:201-13. 2012
    ..To explore the use of metaphoric language to convey emotion in interviews with people affected by motor neurone disease, a progressive neurological condition that sits between chronic and terminal illness...
  12. ncbi Women's responses to nausea and vomiting in pregnancy
    Louise Locock
    DIPEx Research Group, Department of Primary Care, University of Oxford, Oxford, UK
    Midwifery 24:143-52. 2008
    ..To explore women's experiences of nausea and vomiting in pregnancy...
  13. ncbi No magic targets! Changing clinical practice to become more evidence based
    Sue Dopson
    Said Business School, Templeton College, University of Oxford, UK
    Health Care Manage Rev 27:35-47. 2002
    ..diffusion, and adoption of new knowledge, namely: What makes this information credible and therefore utilized? Why do actors decide to use new knowledge? And what is the significance of the social context of which actors are a part?..