Gill Thomson

Summary

Affiliation: University of Central Lancashire
Country: UK

Publications

  1. doi request reprint Give me 'strength to change': insights into a social marketing campaign in the North of England
    Gill Thomson
    School of Health, University of Central Lancashire, Preston, UK
    Prim Health Care Res Dev 14:350-9. 2013
  2. pmc Integrating a sense of coherence into the neonatal environment
    Gill Thomson
    Maternal and Infant Nutrition and Nurture MAINN, University of Central Lancashire, Preston PR1 2HE, UK
    BMC Pediatr 13:84. 2013
  3. doi request reprint A hero's tale of childbirth
    Gill Thomson
    Maternal and Infant Nutrition and Nurture Unit, University of Central Lancashire, Preston PR1 2HE, UK
    Midwifery 29:765-71. 2013
  4. pmc Callers' attitudes and experiences of UK breastfeeding helpline support
    Gill Thomson
    Maternal and Infant Nutrition and Nurture Unit MAINN, School of Health, University of Central Lancashire, Preston, PR1 2HE, UK
    Int Breastfeed J 8:3. 2013
  5. doi request reprint A public health perspective of women's experiences of antenatal care: an exploration of insights from a community consultation
    Gill Thomson
    Maternal and Infant Nutrition and Nurture Unit, School of Health, Brook Building, University of Central Lancashire, Preston PR1 2HE, UK
    Midwifery 29:211-6. 2013
  6. pmc UK Breastfeeding Helpline support: An investigation of influences upon satisfaction
    Gill Thomson
    Maternal and Infant Nutrition and Nurture Unit MAINN, School of Health, University of Central Lancashire, Preston, PR1 2HE, England
    BMC Pregnancy Childbirth 12:150. 2012
  7. pmc Incentives as connectors: insights into a breastfeeding incentive intervention in a disadvantaged area of North-West England
    Gill Thomson
    Maternal and Infant Nutrition and Nurture Unit, University of Central Lancashire, Preston PR1 2HE, UK
    BMC Pregnancy Childbirth 12:22. 2012
  8. doi request reprint Giving me hope: women's reflections on a breastfeeding peer support service
    Gill Thomson
    Maternal and Infant Nutrition and Nurture Unit, University of Central Lancashire, Preston, UK
    Matern Child Nutr 8:340-53. 2012
  9. doi request reprint Implementing the WHO/UNICEF Baby Friendly Initiative in the community: a 'hearts and minds' approach
    Gill Thomson
    Maternal and Infant Nutrition and Nurture Unit, University of Central Lancashire, Preston, UK
    Midwifery 28:258-64. 2012
  10. doi request reprint Women's sense of coherence related to their infant feeding experiences
    Gill Thomson
    Maternal and Infant Nutrition and Nurture Unit, School of Health, University of Central Lancashire, Preston, UK
    Matern Child Nutr 7:160-74. 2011

Detail Information

Publications14

  1. doi request reprint Give me 'strength to change': insights into a social marketing campaign in the North of England
    Gill Thomson
    School of Health, University of Central Lancashire, Preston, UK
    Prim Health Care Res Dev 14:350-9. 2013
    ..A further barrier for men seeking help in relation to domestic violence is the cultural construction of domestic violence...
  2. pmc Integrating a sense of coherence into the neonatal environment
    Gill Thomson
    Maternal and Infant Nutrition and Nurture MAINN, University of Central Lancashire, Preston PR1 2HE, UK
    BMC Pediatr 13:84. 2013
    ..However, to date, there is a lack of clarity regarding the definition of FCC and limited evidence of FCCs effectiveness in relation to parental, infant or staff outcomes...
  3. doi request reprint A hero's tale of childbirth
    Gill Thomson
    Maternal and Infant Nutrition and Nurture Unit, University of Central Lancashire, Preston PR1 2HE, UK
    Midwifery 29:765-71. 2013
    ..to present a secondary analysis of the findings from an interpretive phenomenological study of women who had experienced a self-defined traumatic and subsequent positive birth experience...
  4. pmc Callers' attitudes and experiences of UK breastfeeding helpline support
    Gill Thomson
    Maternal and Infant Nutrition and Nurture Unit MAINN, School of Health, University of Central Lancashire, Preston, PR1 2HE, UK
    Int Breastfeed J 8:3. 2013
    ..In this study we report on the descriptive and qualitative insights provided by 908 callers as part of an evaluation of UK-based breastfeeding helpline(s)...
  5. doi request reprint A public health perspective of women's experiences of antenatal care: an exploration of insights from a community consultation
    Gill Thomson
    Maternal and Infant Nutrition and Nurture Unit, School of Health, Brook Building, University of Central Lancashire, Preston PR1 2HE, UK
    Midwifery 29:211-6. 2013
    ..to offer a critical discussion from a public health perspective of service user's experiences of antenatal care services...
  6. pmc UK Breastfeeding Helpline support: An investigation of influences upon satisfaction
    Gill Thomson
    Maternal and Infant Nutrition and Nurture Unit MAINN, School of Health, University of Central Lancashire, Preston, PR1 2HE, England
    BMC Pregnancy Childbirth 12:150. 2012
    ..This paper reports on data collected from 908 callers to UK-based breastfeeding helplines...
  7. pmc Incentives as connectors: insights into a breastfeeding incentive intervention in a disadvantaged area of North-West England
    Gill Thomson
    Maternal and Infant Nutrition and Nurture Unit, University of Central Lancashire, Preston PR1 2HE, UK
    BMC Pregnancy Childbirth 12:22. 2012
    ..The Star Buddies service employs breastfeeding peer supporters to support women across the ante-natal, intra-partum and post-partum period...
  8. doi request reprint Giving me hope: women's reflections on a breastfeeding peer support service
    Gill Thomson
    Maternal and Infant Nutrition and Nurture Unit, University of Central Lancashire, Preston, UK
    Matern Child Nutr 8:340-53. 2012
    ..Practice-based implications are considered...
  9. doi request reprint Implementing the WHO/UNICEF Baby Friendly Initiative in the community: a 'hearts and minds' approach
    Gill Thomson
    Maternal and Infant Nutrition and Nurture Unit, University of Central Lancashire, Preston, UK
    Midwifery 28:258-64. 2012
    ..to describe a 'hearts and minds' approach to community Baby Friendly Initiative implementation developed from the views of multidisciplinary professionals...
  10. doi request reprint Women's sense of coherence related to their infant feeding experiences
    Gill Thomson
    Maternal and Infant Nutrition and Nurture Unit, School of Health, University of Central Lancashire, Preston, UK
    Matern Child Nutr 7:160-74. 2011
    ..Recommendations and suggestions for practice in relation to the implementation of the BFI have also been presented...
  11. doi request reprint Widening the trauma discourse: the link between childbirth and experiences of abuse
    Gill Thomson
    School of Public Health and Clinical Sciences, University of Central Lancashire, Preston, Lancashire, UK
    J Psychosom Obstet Gynaecol 29:268-73. 2008
    ..To explore the lived experience of, and personal meanings attributed to, a traumatic birth...
  12. doi request reprint Men's talk: men's understandings of violence against women and motivations for change
    Nicky Stanley
    University of Central Lancashire, Preston PR1 2HE, UK
    Violence Against Women 18:1300-18. 2012
    ..Men were particularly affected by the prospect of damage to their own self-image that children's perceptions of their fathers' violence conveyed...
  13. doi request reprint 'Dancing on a thin line': evaluation of an infant feeding information team to implement the WHO code of marketing of breast-milk substitutes
    Fiona Dykes
    Maternal and Infant Nutrition and Nurture Unit MAINN, University of Central Lancashire, Preston PR1 2HE, UK
    Midwifery 28:765-71. 2012
    ..The evaluation included consultations with inter-disciplinary professionals to explore their perceptions of the IFIT and related contextual issues...
  14. doi request reprint Children's experiences of domestic violence: developing an integrated response from police and child protection services
    Nicky Stanley
    University of Central Lancashire, Preston, UK
    J Interpers Violence 26:2372-91. 2011
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