Helen R Carruthers

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Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint The Manchester Colour Wheel: enhancing its utility
    Helen R Carruthers
    Department of Translational Medicine, University of Manchester, Manchester, UK
    Percept Mot Skills 116:761-72. 2013
  2. doi request reprint Synesthesia, pseudo-synesthesia, and irritable bowel syndrome
    Helen R Carruthers
    Department of Translational Medicine, University of Manchester, Manchester, UK
    Dig Dis Sci 57:1629-35. 2012
  3. doi request reprint Imagery, colour and illness: a review
    Helen R Carruthers
    Department of Medical Illustration, University Hospital of South Manchester NHS Foundation Trust, Manchester, UK
    J Vis Commun Med 34:104-12. 2011
  4. pmc Mood color choice helps to predict response to hypnotherapy in patients with irritable bowel syndrome
    Helen R Carruthers
    Department of Medicine, University of Manchester, Manchester, UK
    BMC Complement Altern Med 10:75. 2010
  5. pmc The Manchester Color Wheel: validation in secondary school pupils
    Helen R Carruthers
    Department of Medical Illustration, University Hospital of South Manchester NHS Foundation Trust, Manchester, UK
    BMC Med Res Methodol 12:136. 2012
  6. pmc The Manchester Color Wheel: development of a novel way of identifying color choice and its validation in healthy, anxious and depressed individuals
    Helen R Carruthers
    Department of Medicine, University of Manchester, Manchester, UK
    BMC Med Res Methodol 10:12. 2010
  7. doi request reprint Irritable bowel syndrome: a comparison of subtypes
    Nicolas G Rey de Castro
    Centre for Gastrointestinal Sciences, Institute of Inflammation and Repair, University of Manchester, Manchester, UK
    J Gastroenterol Hepatol 30:279-85. 2015

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  1. ncbi request reprint The Manchester Colour Wheel: enhancing its utility
    Helen R Carruthers
    Department of Translational Medicine, University of Manchester, Manchester, UK
    Percept Mot Skills 116:761-72. 2013
    ..These results show that adjustment of the wording of a mood-related question may allow equal response rates irrespective of the mood status of participants...
  2. doi request reprint Synesthesia, pseudo-synesthesia, and irritable bowel syndrome
    Helen R Carruthers
    Department of Translational Medicine, University of Manchester, Manchester, UK
    Dig Dis Sci 57:1629-35. 2012
    ..The purpose of this exploratory study was to ascertain whether these two conditions might be linked in any way...
  3. doi request reprint Imagery, colour and illness: a review
    Helen R Carruthers
    Department of Medical Illustration, University Hospital of South Manchester NHS Foundation Trust, Manchester, UK
    J Vis Commun Med 34:104-12. 2011
    ..Furthermore, it provides evidence that documenting the imagery of an illness might give insight into the patients' fears and concerns about their condition as well as helping non-sufferers to understand what they are going through...
  4. pmc Mood color choice helps to predict response to hypnotherapy in patients with irritable bowel syndrome
    Helen R Carruthers
    Department of Medicine, University of Manchester, Manchester, UK
    BMC Complement Altern Med 10:75. 2010
    ..Using this instrument we have been able to classify colors into positive, neutral and negative shades and this study aimed to assess their predictive role in hypnotherapy...
  5. pmc The Manchester Color Wheel: validation in secondary school pupils
    Helen R Carruthers
    Department of Medical Illustration, University Hospital of South Manchester NHS Foundation Trust, Manchester, UK
    BMC Med Res Methodol 12:136. 2012
    ..It also has the capacity to identify a positive frame of mind. We concluded that it might be a particularly useful instrument in adolescents and therefore this study aimed to validate it in a secondary school...
  6. pmc The Manchester Color Wheel: development of a novel way of identifying color choice and its validation in healthy, anxious and depressed individuals
    Helen R Carruthers
    Department of Medicine, University of Manchester, Manchester, UK
    BMC Med Res Methodol 10:12. 2010
    ..This was achieved by developing a simple method of presenting a series of colors to people validating it in healthy volunteers and in individuals where color choice might be distorted, namely anxiety and depression...
  7. doi request reprint Irritable bowel syndrome: a comparison of subtypes
    Nicolas G Rey de Castro
    Centre for Gastrointestinal Sciences, Institute of Inflammation and Repair, University of Manchester, Manchester, UK
    J Gastroenterol Hepatol 30:279-85. 2015
    ..Furthermore, there are conflicting reports on the relationship between symptom severity and psychological status. The aim of this study was to address these issues in a large cohort of patients defined by bowel habit...