Clare Robertson

Summary

Affiliation: University of Aberdeen
Country: UK

Publications

  1. doi request reprint Meaning behind measurement: self-comparisons affect responses to health-related quality of life questionnaires
    Clare Robertson
    Health Services Research Unit, University of Aberdeen, Aberdeen, AB25 22D, UK
    Qual Life Res 18:221-30. 2009
  2. pmc Protocol for stage 2 of the GaP study (genetic testing acceptability for Paget's disease of bone): a questionnaire study to investigate whether relatives of people with Paget's disease would accept genetic testing and preventive treatment if they were ava
    Anne L Langston
    Edinburgh Clinical Trials Unit, University of Edinburgh, Queens Medical Research Institute, Room E1, 16, 47 Little France Crescent, Edinburgh, EH16 4TJ, UK
    BMC Health Serv Res 8:116. 2008
  3. pmc Surveillance mammography for detecting ipsilateral breast tumour recurrence and metachronous contralateral breast cancer: a systematic review
    Clare Robertson
    Health Services Research Unit, University of Aberdeen, 3rd Floor, Health Sciences Building Foresterhill, Aberdeen, AB25 2ZD, UK
    Eur Radiol 21:2484-91. 2011
  4. pmc Protocol for stage 1 of the GaP study (Genetic testing acceptability for Paget's disease of bone): an interview study about genetic testing and preventive treatment: would relatives of people with Paget's disease want testing and treatment if they were av
    Anne L Langston
    Health Services Research Unit, University of Aberdeen, Polwarth Building, Foresterhill, Aberdeen, AB25 2ZD, UK
    BMC Health Serv Res 6:71. 2006
  5. ncbi request reprint Implicit self-comparisons against others could bias quality of life assessments
    Peter M Fayers
    Department of Public Health, Institute of Applied Health Sciences, University of Aberdeen, Aberdeen AB24 2TN, UK
    J Clin Epidemiol 60:1034-9. 2007
  6. ncbi request reprint An integrated approach to consumer representation and involvement in a multicentre randomized controlled trial
    Anne L Langston
    Health Services Research Unit, University of Aberdeen, Aberdeen, UK
    Clin Trials 2:80-7. 2005
  7. doi request reprint What is an adequate sample size? Operationalising data saturation for theory-based interview studies
    Jill J Francis
    Health Services Research Unit, University of Aberdeen, Aberdeen, UK
    Psychol Health 25:1229-45. 2010
  8. doi request reprint Relative effectiveness of robot-assisted and standard laparoscopic prostatectomy as alternatives to open radical prostatectomy for treatment of localised prostate cancer: a systematic review and mixed treatment comparison meta-analysis
    Clare Robertson
    Health Services Research Unit, University of Aberdeen, Aberdeen, UK
    BJU Int 112:798-812. 2013

Detail Information

Publications8

  1. doi request reprint Meaning behind measurement: self-comparisons affect responses to health-related quality of life questionnaires
    Clare Robertson
    Health Services Research Unit, University of Aberdeen, Aberdeen, AB25 22D, UK
    Qual Life Res 18:221-30. 2009
    ..This study investigated how an elderly population living with a chronic metabolic bone disorder evaluated self-reported quality of life...
  2. pmc Protocol for stage 2 of the GaP study (genetic testing acceptability for Paget's disease of bone): a questionnaire study to investigate whether relatives of people with Paget's disease would accept genetic testing and preventive treatment if they were ava
    Anne L Langston
    Edinburgh Clinical Trials Unit, University of Edinburgh, Queens Medical Research Institute, Room E1, 16, 47 Little France Crescent, Edinburgh, EH16 4TJ, UK
    BMC Health Serv Res 8:116. 2008
    ..Illness representations are examined using Leventhal's Common Sense Self-Regulation Model while cognitions about treatment behaviours (acceptance of testing and treatment uptake) are conceptualised within the Theory of Planned Behaviour...
  3. pmc Surveillance mammography for detecting ipsilateral breast tumour recurrence and metachronous contralateral breast cancer: a systematic review
    Clare Robertson
    Health Services Research Unit, University of Aberdeen, 3rd Floor, Health Sciences Building Foresterhill, Aberdeen, AB25 2ZD, UK
    Eur Radiol 21:2484-91. 2011
    ..To determine the diagnostic accuracy of surveillance mammography for detecting ipsilateral breast tumour recurrence and metachronous contralateral breast cancer in women previously treated for primary breast cancer...
  4. pmc Protocol for stage 1 of the GaP study (Genetic testing acceptability for Paget's disease of bone): an interview study about genetic testing and preventive treatment: would relatives of people with Paget's disease want testing and treatment if they were av
    Anne L Langston
    Health Services Research Unit, University of Aberdeen, Polwarth Building, Foresterhill, Aberdeen, AB25 2ZD, UK
    BMC Health Serv Res 6:71. 2006
    ..The Theory of Planned Behaviour is a theoretical model that predicts behaviours from people's beliefs about the consequences, social pressures and perceived control over the behaviour, including uptake of treatment...
  5. ncbi request reprint Implicit self-comparisons against others could bias quality of life assessments
    Peter M Fayers
    Department of Public Health, Institute of Applied Health Sciences, University of Aberdeen, Aberdeen AB24 2TN, UK
    J Clin Epidemiol 60:1034-9. 2007
    ..We hypothesized that implicit comparisons against self at an earlier time, against healthy peers, or against ill patients would greatly affect patients' response values...
  6. ncbi request reprint An integrated approach to consumer representation and involvement in a multicentre randomized controlled trial
    Anne L Langston
    Health Services Research Unit, University of Aberdeen, Aberdeen, UK
    Clin Trials 2:80-7. 2005
    ..Adoption of such an approach in other trials may yield significant improvements in recruitment and quality of participant information flow. There are, however, resource implications for both parties...
  7. doi request reprint What is an adequate sample size? Operationalising data saturation for theory-based interview studies
    Jill J Francis
    Health Services Research Unit, University of Aberdeen, Aberdeen, UK
    Psychol Health 25:1229-45. 2010
    ..Studywise data saturation was achieved at interview 17. We propose specification of these principles for reporting data saturation in theory-based interview studies. The principles may be adaptable for other types of studies...
  8. doi request reprint Relative effectiveness of robot-assisted and standard laparoscopic prostatectomy as alternatives to open radical prostatectomy for treatment of localised prostate cancer: a systematic review and mixed treatment comparison meta-analysis
    Clare Robertson
    Health Services Research Unit, University of Aberdeen, Aberdeen, UK
    BJU Int 112:798-812. 2013
    ..To compare the effectiveness of robot-assisted and standard laparoscopic prostatectomy...