Penney Upton

Summary

Affiliation: University of Worcester
Country: UK

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Knowledge and use of evidence-based practice by allied health and health science professionals in the United Kingdom
    Dominic Upton
    Division of Psychology, University of Worcester, Henwick Grove, Worcester, England WR2 6OJ
    J Allied Health 35:127-33. 2006
  2. doi request reprint Increasing children's lunchtime consumption of fruit and vegetables: an evaluation of the Food Dudes programme
    Dominic Upton
    Institute of Health and Society, University of Worcester, Henwick Grove, Worcester WR2 6AJ, UK
    Public Health Nutr 16:1066-72. 2013
  3. doi request reprint The effectiveness of local child weight management programmes: an audit study
    P Upton
    Institute of Health and Society, Henwick Grove Institute of Sport and Exercise Science, University of Worcester, Henwick Grove, Worcester, UK
    Child Care Health Dev 39:125-33. 2013
  4. pmc Promoting smoking cessation in Pakistani and Bangladeshi men in the UK: pilot cluster randomised controlled trial of trained community outreach workers
    Rachna A Begh
    UK Centre for Tobacco Control Studies, Primary Care Clinical Sciences, University of Birmingham, Birmingham, B15 2TT, UK
    Trials 12:197. 2011
  5. pmc Promoting smoking cessation in Bangladeshi and Pakistani male adults: design of a pilot cluster randomised controlled trial of trained community smoking cessation workers
    Rachna A Begh
    UK Centre for Tobacco Control Studies, Primary Care Clinical Sciences, University of Birmingham, Birmingham, B15 2TT, UK
    Trials 10:71. 2009
  6. pmc Development of a parent version of the Manchester-Minneapolis quality of life survey for use by parents and carers of UK children: MMQL-UK (PF)
    Hayley A Hutchings
    School of Medicine, Swansea University, Swansea, UK
    Health Qual Life Outcomes 6:19. 2008
  7. pmc Experiences of outreach workers in promoting smoking cessation to Bangladeshi and Pakistani men: longitudinal qualitative evaluation
    Rachna A Begh
    Allergy and Respiratory Research Group, Centre for Population Health Sciences, University of Edinburgh, Edinburgh, EH8 9AG, UK
    BMC Public Health 11:452. 2011
  8. doi request reprint Parent-child agreement across child health-related quality of life instruments: a review of the literature
    Penney Upton
    Department of Psychology and Health Sciences, University of Worcester, Worcester WR2 6AJ, UK
    Qual Life Res 17:895-913. 2008
  9. ncbi request reprint Knowledge and use of evidence-based practice of GPs and hospital doctors
    Dominic Upton
    Division of Psychology, University College Worcester, Worcester, UK
    J Eval Clin Pract 12:376-84. 2006
  10. ncbi request reprint Nurses' attitudes to evidence-based practice: impact of a national policy
    Dominic Upton
    University of Wales Institute, Cardiff
    Br J Nurs 14:284-8. 2005

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Publications11

  1. ncbi request reprint Knowledge and use of evidence-based practice by allied health and health science professionals in the United Kingdom
    Dominic Upton
    Division of Psychology, University of Worcester, Henwick Grove, Worcester, England WR2 6OJ
    J Allied Health 35:127-33. 2006
    ..A number of differences between professions were recorded that highlight the difference in educational and policy approach required for greater uptake of EBP...
  2. doi request reprint Increasing children's lunchtime consumption of fruit and vegetables: an evaluation of the Food Dudes programme
    Dominic Upton
    Institute of Health and Society, University of Worcester, Henwick Grove, Worcester WR2 6AJ, UK
    Public Health Nutr 16:1066-72. 2013
    ..The present study therefore assessed the long-term effectiveness of the Food Dudes programme for both school- and home-supplied lunches...
  3. doi request reprint The effectiveness of local child weight management programmes: an audit study
    P Upton
    Institute of Health and Society, Henwick Grove Institute of Sport and Exercise Science, University of Worcester, Henwick Grove, Worcester, UK
    Child Care Health Dev 39:125-33. 2013
    ....
  4. pmc Promoting smoking cessation in Pakistani and Bangladeshi men in the UK: pilot cluster randomised controlled trial of trained community outreach workers
    Rachna A Begh
    UK Centre for Tobacco Control Studies, Primary Care Clinical Sciences, University of Birmingham, Birmingham, B15 2TT, UK
    Trials 12:197. 2011
    ....
  5. pmc Promoting smoking cessation in Bangladeshi and Pakistani male adults: design of a pilot cluster randomised controlled trial of trained community smoking cessation workers
    Rachna A Begh
    UK Centre for Tobacco Control Studies, Primary Care Clinical Sciences, University of Birmingham, Birmingham, B15 2TT, UK
    Trials 10:71. 2009
    ..In addition, we will assess the impact of the intervention on adherence to smoking cessation treatments and patient satisfaction...
  6. pmc Development of a parent version of the Manchester-Minneapolis quality of life survey for use by parents and carers of UK children: MMQL-UK (PF)
    Hayley A Hutchings
    School of Medicine, Swansea University, Swansea, UK
    Health Qual Life Outcomes 6:19. 2008
    ....
  7. pmc Experiences of outreach workers in promoting smoking cessation to Bangladeshi and Pakistani men: longitudinal qualitative evaluation
    Rachna A Begh
    Allergy and Respiratory Research Group, Centre for Population Health Sciences, University of Edinburgh, Edinburgh, EH8 9AG, UK
    BMC Public Health 11:452. 2011
    ..We report on a qualitative evaluation of a community-based, outreach worker delivered, intervention that aimed to increase uptake of NHS smoking cessation services and tailor services to meet the needs of Bangladeshi and Pakistani men...
  8. doi request reprint Parent-child agreement across child health-related quality of life instruments: a review of the literature
    Penney Upton
    Department of Psychology and Health Sciences, University of Worcester, Worcester WR2 6AJ, UK
    Qual Life Res 17:895-913. 2008
    ..To systematically review the literature published since 1999 on paediatric health-related quality of life (HRQL) in relation to parent-child agreement...
  9. ncbi request reprint Knowledge and use of evidence-based practice of GPs and hospital doctors
    Dominic Upton
    Division of Psychology, University College Worcester, Worcester, UK
    J Eval Clin Pract 12:376-84. 2006
    ..In this way it was hoped to highlight not only any differences between these groups but also the needs of these groups and suggest some ways of fulfilling these...
  10. ncbi request reprint Nurses' attitudes to evidence-based practice: impact of a national policy
    Dominic Upton
    University of Wales Institute, Cardiff
    Br J Nurs 14:284-8. 2005
    ..A more difficult issue relates to the burden of clinical work, which may also be preventing greater uptake of evidence-based practice...
  11. pmc Measurement properties of the UK-English version of the Pediatric Quality of Life Inventory 4.0 (PedsQL) generic core scales
    Penney Upton
    Department of Psychology, University of Sheffield, UK
    Health Qual Life Outcomes 3:22. 2005
    ..This study developed a UK-English version of PedsQL generic module and assessed its performance in a group of UK children and their parents...