Michael Robling

Summary

Affiliation: University of Aberdeen
Country: UK

Publications

  1. pmc The natural history of trunk list, its associated disability and the influence of McKenzie management
    M G Gillan
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, University of Aberdeen, UK
    Eur Spine J 7:480-3. 1998
  2. pmc Participants' preference for type of leaflet used to feed back the results of a randomised trial: a survey
    Stephen Brealey
    Department of Health Sciences, Seebohm Rowntree Building, University of York, Heslington, York YO10 5DD, UK
    Trials 11:116. 2010
  3. pmc Visually assessed breast density, breast cancer risk and the importance of the craniocaudal view
    Stephen W Duffy
    Department of Epidemiology, Mathematics and Statistics, Wolfson Institute of Preventive Medicine, Charterhouse Square, London EC1M 6BQ, UK
    Breast Cancer Res 10:R64. 2008
  4. pmc Variable size computer-aided detection prompts and mammography film reader decisions
    Fiona J Gilbert
    Division of Applied Medicine, School of Medicine and Dentistry, University of Aberdeen, Lilian Sutton Building, Foresterhill, Aberdeen AB25 2ZD, UK
    Breast Cancer Res 10:R72. 2008
  5. pmc Improving response rates using a monetary incentive for patient completion of questionnaires: an observational study
    Stephen D Brealey
    Department of Health Sciences, York Trials Unit, Seebohm Rowntree Building, University of York, Heslington, York YO10 5DD, UK
    BMC Med Res Methodol 7:12. 2007
  6. pmc Is computer aided detection (CAD) cost effective in screening mammography? A model based on the CADET II study
    Carla Guerriero
    Health Service Research and Policy Department, London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine, London, UK
    BMC Health Serv Res 11:11. 2011
  7. pmc The DAMASK trial protocol: a pragmatic randomised trial to evaluate whether GPs should have direct access to MRI for patients with suspected internal derangement of the knee
    Stephen D Brealey
    Department of Health Sciences, York Trials Unit, Seebohm Rowntree Building, University of York, Heslington, York YO10 5DD, UK
    BMC Health Serv Res 6:133. 2006
  8. ncbi request reprint Influence of imaging on clinical decision making in the treatment of lower back pain
    M G Gillan
    Department of Radiology, University of Aberdeen, Foresterhill, AB25 2ZD, Scotland, UK
    Radiology 220:393-9. 2001
  9. doi request reprint Increasing participant recruitment into large-scale screening trials: experience from the CADET II study
    Maureen G C Gillan
    Aberdeen Biomedical Imaging Centre, University of Aberdeen, Lilian Sutton Building, Foresterhill, Aberdeen AB25 2ZD, Scotland, UK
    J Med Screen 16:180-5. 2009

Collaborators

  • Stephen W Duffy
  • Susan M Astley
  • F J Gilbert
  • Jonathan J James
  • Maureen G C Gillan
  • Stephen D Brealey
  • David King
  • Helen Cox
  • Simon Coulton
  • Ben Cross
  • Stirling Bryan
  • Clare Wilkinson
  • Kerenza Hood
  • Fiona Fylan
  • Andrew Garratt
  • Helen Houston
  • Christine Atwell
  • Maggie Hendry
  • Veronica Morton
  • Carla Guerriero
  • Matthew G Wallis
  • Stephen Brealey
  • M G Gillan
  • David Torgerson
  • Valerie Wadsworth
  • Ian T Russell
  • Jo Orchard
  • John Cairns
  • Maureen Gillan
  • Lazaros Andronis
  • Ian Russell
  • Laura Dennis
  • Helen Flight
  • Olorunsola F Agbaje
  • Caroline R M Boggis
  • Joanna Cooper
  • D Wardlaw
  • J E Andrew
  • A M Grant
  • N W Valentine
  • A C Gregori
  • R W Porter
  • J C Ross
  • I P McLean

Detail Information

Publications9

  1. pmc The natural history of trunk list, its associated disability and the influence of McKenzie management
    M G Gillan
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, University of Aberdeen, UK
    Eur Spine J 7:480-3. 1998
    ..The McKenzie method of assessment and treatment may assist in the resolution of trunk list, but it was ineffective in improving clinical condition...
  2. pmc Participants' preference for type of leaflet used to feed back the results of a randomised trial: a survey
    Stephen Brealey
    Department of Health Sciences, Seebohm Rowntree Building, University of York, Heslington, York YO10 5DD, UK
    Trials 11:116. 2010
    ..This study aims to determine participants' preferences for type of leaflet (short versus long) used to summarise the findings of a randomised trial; and to test whether certain characteristics explained participants' preferences...
  3. pmc Visually assessed breast density, breast cancer risk and the importance of the craniocaudal view
    Stephen W Duffy
    Department of Epidemiology, Mathematics and Statistics, Wolfson Institute of Preventive Medicine, Charterhouse Square, London EC1M 6BQ, UK
    Breast Cancer Res 10:R64. 2008
    ..A particularly strong association with risk has been observed when density is measured using interactive threshold software. This, however, is a labour-intensive process for large-scale studies...
  4. pmc Variable size computer-aided detection prompts and mammography film reader decisions
    Fiona J Gilbert
    Division of Applied Medicine, School of Medicine and Dentistry, University of Aberdeen, Lilian Sutton Building, Foresterhill, Aberdeen AB25 2ZD, UK
    Breast Cancer Res 10:R72. 2008
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  5. pmc Improving response rates using a monetary incentive for patient completion of questionnaires: an observational study
    Stephen D Brealey
    Department of Health Sciences, York Trials Unit, Seebohm Rowntree Building, University of York, Heslington, York YO10 5DD, UK
    BMC Med Res Methodol 7:12. 2007
    ..To improve response rates in our trial in primary care we tested the effect of introducing an unconditional direct payment of 5 pounds for the completion of postal questionnaires...
  6. pmc Is computer aided detection (CAD) cost effective in screening mammography? A model based on the CADET II study
    Carla Guerriero
    Health Service Research and Policy Department, London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine, London, UK
    BMC Health Serv Res 11:11. 2011
    ..The aim of this study is to investigate whether the use of a single reader with CAD is more cost-effective than double reading...
  7. pmc The DAMASK trial protocol: a pragmatic randomised trial to evaluate whether GPs should have direct access to MRI for patients with suspected internal derangement of the knee
    Stephen D Brealey
    Department of Health Sciences, York Trials Unit, Seebohm Rowntree Building, University of York, Heslington, York YO10 5DD, UK
    BMC Health Serv Res 6:133. 2006
    ..The objective of this study was to resolve uncertainty whether GPs should refer patients with suspected internal derangement of the knee for MRI or to an orthopaedic specialist in secondary care...
  8. ncbi request reprint Influence of imaging on clinical decision making in the treatment of lower back pain
    M G Gillan
    Department of Radiology, University of Aberdeen, Foresterhill, AB25 2ZD, Scotland, UK
    Radiology 220:393-9. 2001
    ..To assess the impact of cross-sectional imaging with magnetic resonance (MR) imaging or computed tomography (CT) on clinical decision making for patients with lower back pain (LBP)...
  9. doi request reprint Increasing participant recruitment into large-scale screening trials: experience from the CADET II study
    Maureen G C Gillan
    Aberdeen Biomedical Imaging Centre, University of Aberdeen, Lilian Sutton Building, Foresterhill, Aberdeen AB25 2ZD, Scotland, UK
    J Med Screen 16:180-5. 2009
    ..We report on recruitment strategies implemented in a randomized evaluation of computer-aided detection in women attending routine screening in the UK Breast Screening Programme...