Amudha S Poobalan

Summary

Affiliation: University of Aberdeen
Country: UK

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Chronic pain and quality of life following open inguinal hernia repair
    A S Poobalan
    Department of Public Health, University of Aberdeen, Medical School, Aberdeen, UK
    Br J Surg 88:1122-6. 2001
  2. ncbi request reprint A review of chronic pain after inguinal herniorrhaphy
    Amudha S Poobalan
    University of Aberdeen Medical School, United Kingdom
    Clin J Pain 19:48-54. 2003
  3. ncbi request reprint Quantitative assessment of chronic postsurgical pain using the McGill Pain Questionnaire
    Julie Bruce
    Department of Public Health, University of Aberdeen, Medical School, Foresterhill, Aberdeen, United Kingdom
    Clin J Pain 20:70-5. 2004
  4. pmc Physical activity attitudes, intentions and behaviour among 18-25 year olds: a mixed method study
    Amudha S Poobalan
    Public Health Nutrition Research Group, Division of Applied Health Sciences, University of Aberdeen, Polwarth Building, Foresterhill, Aberdeen, AB25 2ZD, UK
    BMC Public Health 12:640. 2012
  5. pmc Analysis of the UK recommendations on obesity based on a proposed implementation framework
    Amudha S Poobalan
    Section of Population Health, Division of Applied Health Sciences, University of Aberdeen, Medical School, Polwarth Building, Aberdeen, UK
    BMC Public Health 10:17. 2010

Detail Information

Publications5

  1. ncbi request reprint Chronic pain and quality of life following open inguinal hernia repair
    A S Poobalan
    Department of Public Health, University of Aberdeen, Medical School, Aberdeen, UK
    Br J Surg 88:1122-6. 2001
    ..The aim was to determine the frequency and characteristics of chronic pain following open inguinal hernia repair and to identify risk factors for its development...
  2. ncbi request reprint A review of chronic pain after inguinal herniorrhaphy
    Amudha S Poobalan
    University of Aberdeen Medical School, United Kingdom
    Clin J Pain 19:48-54. 2003
    ..Evidence suggests that patients with chronic pain place a considerable burden on health services. However, few scientific data on chronic pain after this common elective operation are available...
  3. ncbi request reprint Quantitative assessment of chronic postsurgical pain using the McGill Pain Questionnaire
    Julie Bruce
    Department of Public Health, University of Aberdeen, Medical School, Foresterhill, Aberdeen, United Kingdom
    Clin J Pain 20:70-5. 2004
    ..Although the MPQ is frequently used as a pain measurement tool, no studies to date have compared the characteristics of chronic post-surgical pain after different surgical procedures using a quantitative scoring method...
  4. pmc Physical activity attitudes, intentions and behaviour among 18-25 year olds: a mixed method study
    Amudha S Poobalan
    Public Health Nutrition Research Group, Division of Applied Health Sciences, University of Aberdeen, Polwarth Building, Foresterhill, Aberdeen, AB25 2ZD, UK
    BMC Public Health 12:640. 2012
    ..The purpose of this study was to explore physical activity (PA) behaviour among 18-25 year olds with influential factors including attitudes, motivators and barriers...
  5. pmc Analysis of the UK recommendations on obesity based on a proposed implementation framework
    Amudha S Poobalan
    Section of Population Health, Division of Applied Health Sciences, University of Aberdeen, Medical School, Polwarth Building, Aberdeen, UK
    BMC Public Health 10:17. 2010
    ..The recommendations, while based on evidence, are not formulated in a way that readily leads to implementation. This paper analyses the recent UK recommendations on obesity using a proposed implementation framework...