University of York

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Organization: University of York
Country: UK

Top Publications

  1. pmc Sugammadex for reversal of neuromuscular block after rapid sequence intubation: a systematic review and economic assessment
    D Chambers
    Centre for Reviews and Dissemination, University of York, Heslington, York YO10 5DD, UK
    Br J Anaesth 105:568-75. 2010
  2. ncbi Quantification of sugars and sugar phosphates in Arabidopsis thaliana tissues using porous graphitic carbon liquid chromatography-electrospray ionization mass spectrometry
    Carla Antonio
    Department of Chemistry, University of York, Heslington, York YO10 5DD, UK
    J Chromatogr A 1172:170-8. 2007
  3. ncbi Deficits in verbal long-term memory and learning in children with poor phonological short-term memory skills
    Susan E Gathercole
    Department of Psychology, University of York, Heslington, York YO10 5DD, UK
    Q J Exp Psychol (Hove) 61:474-90. 2008
  4. ncbi Monoclonal B-cell lymphocytosis: good news for patients and CLL investigators
    Andy C Rawstron
    HMDS, Leeds Teaching Hospitals, Leeds, UK
    Leuk Lymphoma 48:1057-8. 2007
  5. ncbi Effects of dynamics on ecological networks
    Hannah M Lewis
    Biology Department, University of York, PO Box 373, York Y010 5YW, UK
    J Theor Biol 247:64-76. 2007
  6. ncbi Roles and expectations of a primary care team
    Hilary Arksey
    Social Policy Research Unit, University of York, York, UK
    J Interprof Care 21:217-9. 2007
  7. ncbi Cuticular wax biosynthesis in petunia petals: cloning and characterization of an alcohol-acyltransferase that synthesizes wax-esters
    Andrew King
    Donald Danforth Plant Science Center, 975 N Warson Road, St Louis, MO 63132, USA
    Planta 226:381-94. 2007
  8. ncbi Choice in the context of informal care-giving
    Hilary Arksey
    Social Policy Research Unit, University of York, York, UK
    Health Soc Care Community 15:165-75. 2007
  9. ncbi Costs and prices for inpatient care in England: mirror twins or distant cousins?
    David Epstein
    Centre for Health Economics, University of York, York YO10 5DD, England, UK
    Health Care Manag Sci 9:233-42. 2006
  10. ncbi Traces of vocabulary acquisition in the brain: Evidence from covert object naming
    A W Ellis
    Department of Psychology, University of York, York, YO10 5DD, UK
    Neuroimage 33:958-68. 2006

Research Grants

  1. Urothelial Barrier Function and Interstitial Cystitis
    Jennifer Southgate; Fiscal Year: 2004

Detail Information

Publications62

  1. pmc Sugammadex for reversal of neuromuscular block after rapid sequence intubation: a systematic review and economic assessment
    D Chambers
    Centre for Reviews and Dissemination, University of York, Heslington, York YO10 5DD, UK
    Br J Anaesth 105:568-75. 2010
    ..The use of sugammadex in combination with high-dose rocuronium is efficacious. Further research is needed to clarify key parameters in the analysis and to allow a fuller economic assessment...
  2. ncbi Quantification of sugars and sugar phosphates in Arabidopsis thaliana tissues using porous graphitic carbon liquid chromatography-electrospray ionization mass spectrometry
    Carla Antonio
    Department of Chemistry, University of York, Heslington, York YO10 5DD, UK
    J Chromatogr A 1172:170-8. 2007
    ..thaliana Columbia-0 (Col-0) and its starchless phosphoglucomutase (pgm) mutant over a 12-h light/12-h dark growth cycle...
  3. ncbi Deficits in verbal long-term memory and learning in children with poor phonological short-term memory skills
    Susan E Gathercole
    Department of Psychology, University of York, Heslington, York YO10 5DD, UK
    Q J Exp Psychol (Hove) 61:474-90. 2008
    ..The results are consistent with the view that poor short-term memory function impairs the longer-term retention and ease of learning of novel verbal material...
  4. ncbi Monoclonal B-cell lymphocytosis: good news for patients and CLL investigators
    Andy C Rawstron
    HMDS, Leeds Teaching Hospitals, Leeds, UK
    Leuk Lymphoma 48:1057-8. 2007
  5. ncbi Effects of dynamics on ecological networks
    Hannah M Lewis
    Biology Department, University of York, PO Box 373, York Y010 5YW, UK
    J Theor Biol 247:64-76. 2007
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  6. ncbi Roles and expectations of a primary care team
    Hilary Arksey
    Social Policy Research Unit, University of York, York, UK
    J Interprof Care 21:217-9. 2007
  7. ncbi Cuticular wax biosynthesis in petunia petals: cloning and characterization of an alcohol-acyltransferase that synthesizes wax-esters
    Andrew King
    Donald Danforth Plant Science Center, 975 N Warson Road, St Louis, MO 63132, USA
    Planta 226:381-94. 2007
    ..In fact, the activity would be sufficient to produce most of the low molecular wax-esters present in petals, with methyl-esters being the exception. This work is the first characterization of a eukaryotic protein from the WS/DGAT family...
  8. ncbi Choice in the context of informal care-giving
    Hilary Arksey
    Social Policy Research Unit, University of York, York, UK
    Health Soc Care Community 15:165-75. 2007
    ..In particular, the exercise of choice by carers is likely to be highly problematic if it involves relinquishing some unpaid care-giving activities...
  9. ncbi Costs and prices for inpatient care in England: mirror twins or distant cousins?
    David Epstein
    Centre for Health Economics, University of York, York YO10 5DD, England, UK
    Health Care Manag Sci 9:233-42. 2006
    ..This paper examines the structure of the tariff. We describe how costs are determined, analyse the extent to which prices reflect costs, and review the results of an early evaluation of the system...
  10. ncbi Traces of vocabulary acquisition in the brain: Evidence from covert object naming
    A W Ellis
    Department of Psychology, University of York, York, YO10 5DD, UK
    Neuroimage 33:958-68. 2006
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  11. ncbi Childhood leukaemia and socioeconomic status: fact or artefact? A report from the United Kingdom childhood cancer study (UKCCS)
    Alex Smith
    Epidemiology and Genetics Unit, Department of Health Sciences, University of York, York YO10 5DD, UK
    Int J Epidemiol 35:1504-13. 2006
    ..Such observations have led to wide-ranging speculations about the potential aetiological role of factors associated with affluence and modernization...
  12. ncbi Prostate cancer stem cells
    Anne T Collins
    University of York, YCR Cancer Research Unit, Department of Biology, Heslington, York YO10 5DD, UK
    Eur J Cancer 42:1213-8. 2006
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  13. ncbi Re-thinking stages of cognitive development: an appraisal of connectionist models of the balance scale task
    Philip T Quinlan
    Department of Psychology, University of York, Heslington, York, UK
    Cognition 103:413-59. 2007
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  14. ncbi Frequency effects in spoken and visual word recognition: evidence from dual-task methodologies
    Alexandra A Cleland
    Department of Psychology, University of York, York, England
    J Exp Psychol Hum Percept Perform 32:104-19. 2006
    ..This was explored in Experiment 3, and it was shown that response postponement was equivalent for both spoken and visual word recognition. These results imply that frequency-sensitive processes operate early and automatically...
  15. ncbi Working memory and Down syndrome
    A Baddeley
    Department of Psychology, University of York, Heslington, York, UK
    J Intellect Disabil Res 51:925-31. 2007
    ..The operation of the model is then illustrated through an account of a research programme concerned with the analysis of working memory in Down syndrome...
  16. doi Cleaning and sterilisation of infant feeding equipment: a systematic review
    Mary J Renfrew
    Mother and Infant Research Unit, Department of Health Sciences, Area 4, Seebohm Rowntree Building, University of York, Heslington, York YO10 5DD, UK
    Public Health Nutr 11:1188-99. 2008
    ..To assess the clinical and cost-effectiveness of different methods of cleaning and sterilisation of infant feeding equipment used in the home...
  17. doi Transmission and amplification of information and properties in nanostructured liquid crystals
    John W Goodby
    University of York, Department of Chemistry, UK
    Angew Chem Int Ed Engl 47:2754-87. 2008
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  18. doi Benefits of knowing who, where, and when in multi-talker listening
    Pádraig T Kitterick
    Department of Psychology, University of York, York YO10 5DD, United Kingdom
    J Acoust Soc Am 127:2498-508. 2010
    ..Low SRTs may arise when talkers start speaking one at a time because of automatic orienting to phrase onsets and/or the use of loudness differences to distinguish target from masker phrases...
  19. doi Regression analysis of spatial data
    Colin M Beale
    The Macaulay Institute, Craigiebuckler, Aberdeen, AB15 8QH, UK
    Ecol Lett 13:246-64. 2010
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  20. doi Acupuncture for chronic pain: is acupuncture more than an effective placebo? A systematic review of pooled data from meta-analyses
    Ann Hopton
    Department of Health Sciences, University of York, York YO10 5DD, U K
    Pain Pract 10:94-102. 2010
    ..To help clarify this debate, we synthesized the evidence gathered from systematic reviews on the pooled data of high-quality randomized controlled trials comparing acupuncture to sham acupuncture for chronic pain...
  21. doi Prescription of anti-influenza drugs for healthy adults: a systematic review and meta-analysis
    Jane Burch
    Centre for Reviews and Dissemination, University of York, York, UK
    Lancet Infect Dis 9:537-45. 2009
    ....
  22. doi Male and female experiences of having fertility matters raised alongside a cancer diagnosis during the teenage and young adult years
    M A Crawshaw
    Department of Social Policy and Social Work, University of York, York, UK
    Eur J Cancer Care (Engl) 18:381-90. 2009
    ..Findings suggest that young people can cope with this information alongside diagnosis especially when professional and parental support is proportionate to the particular impact on them...
  23. doi Physiological functions of mineral macronutrients
    Frans J M Maathuis
    University of York, Biology Department Area 9, York, United Kingdom
    Curr Opin Plant Biol 12:250-8. 2009
    ..Recently, important progress has been made in identifying transport and regulatory mechanisms for macronutrients and the mechanisms of uptake and distribution. These and the main physiological roles of each nutrient will be discussed...
  24. pmc A fragile metabolic network adapted for cooperation in the symbiotic bacterium Buchnera aphidicola
    Gavin H Thomas
    Department of Biology, University of York, PO Box 373, York, YO10 5YW, UK
    BMC Syst Biol 3:24. 2009
    ..coli genome...
  25. ncbi Coping with differences in culture and communication in health care
    Margaret Hearnden
    Department of Educational Studies, University of York
    Nurs Stand 23:49-57; quiz 58. 2008
    ..This article suggests strategies for IRNs, UK-educated nurses, managers and policy makers to improve the experience of IRNs and to ensure patients receive the best possible care...
  26. pmc Metabolism of the viable mammalian embryo: quietness revisited
    Henry J Leese
    Department of Biology Area 3 and Hull York Medical School, University of York, Heslington, York YO10 5DD, UK
    Mol Hum Reprod 14:667-72. 2008
    ..The review concludes by examining the key role of reactive oxygen species, which can induce molecular damage, trigger a cellular stress response and lead to a loss of quietness...
  27. doi Developments in acupuncture research: big-picture perspectives from the leading edge
    Hugh MacPherson
    Department of Health Sciences, University of York, York, United Kingdom
    J Altern Complement Med 14:883-7. 2008
    ..A concluding section focuses on future directions in acupuncture research...
  28. doi Do heart failure specialist nurses think differently when faced with 'hard' or 'easy' decisions: a judgement analysis
    Carl Thompson
    Department of Health Sciences, University of York, York, UK
    J Clin Nurs 17:2174-84. 2008
    ..To unpack specialist heart failure nurses' decision-making and explore whether viewing a decision as 'hard' or 'easier' is associated with different decision-making characteristics...
  29. ncbi The role of comparison in perceptual learning: effects of concurrent exposure to similar stimuli on the perceptual effectiveness of their unique features
    Gabriel Rodriguez
    Department of Psychology, University of York, York, England
    Learn Behav 36:75-81. 2008
    ..These results challenge the suggestion that concurrent preexposure engages a special comparison process that will facilitate this form of perceptual learning...
  30. pmc Why promote the findings of single research studies?
    Paul Wilson
    Centre for Reviews and Dissemination, University of York
    BMJ 336:722. 2008
  31. ncbi Integrating hormone signaling and patterning mechanisms in plant development
    Stefan Kepinski
    Department of Biology, University of York, Box 373, York YO10 5YW, UK
    Curr Opin Plant Biol 9:28-34. 2006
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  32. ncbi Short term reactions to acupuncture--a cross-sectional survey of patient reports
    Hugh MacPherson
    Department of Health Sciences, University of York
    Acupunct Med 23:112-20. 2005
    ..To explore the type and frequency of short term reactions associated with a single acupuncture treatment...
  33. ncbi Structural enzymology of carbohydrate-active enzymes: implications for the post-genomic era
    G J Davies
    Department of Chemistry, University of York, Heslington, York YO10 5DD, U K
    Biochem Soc Trans 30:291-7. 2002
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  34. ncbi An arbuscular mycorrhizal fungus accelerates decomposition and acquires nitrogen directly from organic material
    A Hodge
    Department of Biology, University of York, PO Box 373, York, YO10 5YW, UK
    Nature 413:297-9. 2001
    ..Hyphal growth of the fungal partner was increased in the presence of the organic material, independently of the host plant...
  35. ncbi Acknowledging the extra care parents give their disabled children
    K Roberts
    Social Policy Research Unit, University of York, Heslington, York, UK
    Child Care Health Dev 27:307-19. 2001
    ..Parents want professionals to recognize and offer explicit acknowledgement of the extra care they give their disabled children...
  36. ncbi Health economics in low income countries: adapting to the reality of the unofficial economy
    T Ensor
    International Programme, Centre for Health Economics, University of York, YO10 5DD, York, UK
    Health Policy 57:1-13. 2001
    ..Further research is required into the functioning of these markets in order to align the assumptions of policy with the reality of the developing health care sector...
  37. ncbi X-ray diffraction from DNA fibres under tension
    R J Greenall
    Department of Physics, University of York, York, YO10 5DD, UK
    J Mol Biol 305:669-72. 2001
    ..The patterns contain meridional intensities at 1/3.4 A(-1) and 1/6.5 A(-1), a strong off-meridional intensity at Z=1/5.6 A(-1) and diffuse scatter at Z=1/28 A(-1)...
  38. ncbi Polycyclic neuromodulation of the feeding rhythm of the pond snail Lymnaea stagnalis by the intrinsic octopaminergic interneuron, OC
    C J Elliott
    Department of Biology, University of York, PO Box 373, YO10 5YW, York, UK
    Brain Res 887:63-9. 2000
    ..The OC interneuron acts as a long term, polycyclic modulator, which peaks several feeding cycles after the OC activity...
  39. ncbi Technical advance: an aniline blue staining procedure for confocal microscopy and 3D imaging of normal and perturbed cellular phenotypes in mature Arabidopsis embryos
    S Bougourd
    Department of Biology, University of York, PO Box 373, York YO10 5YW, UK
    Plant J 24:543-50. 2000
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  40. ncbi The glutamate receptor antagonist MK801 modulates bone resorption in vitro by a mechanism predominantly involving osteoclast differentiation
    N M Peet
    Department of Biology, University of York, U K
    FASEB J 13:2179-85. 1999
    ..Peet, N. M., Grabowski, P. S., Laketic-Ljubojevic, I., Skerry, T. M. The glutamate receptor antagonist MK801 modulates bone resorption in vitro by a mechanism predominantly involving osteoclast differentiation...
  41. ncbi Disputed diagnoses: the cases of RSI and childhood cancer
    H Arksey
    Social Policy Research Unit, University of York, Heslington, UK
    Soc Sci Med 49:483-97. 1999
    ..The underlying problems of attitudes, especially giving weight to the informed views of lay people, is another matter which needs to be addressed...
  42. ncbi Substratum of pleiotrophin (HB-GAM) stimulates rat CG-4 line oligodendrocytes to adopt a bipolar morphology and disperse: primary O-2A progenitor glial cells disperse similarly on pleiotrophin
    M Rumsby
    Department of Biology, University of York, England
    Glia 26:361-7. 1999
    ..The results show that pleiotrophin provides a substratum that can influence progenitor oligodendrocyte morphology, aid cell dispersion, and perhaps also enhance progenitor oligodendrocyte cell growth...
  43. pmc Isolation and characterization of a novel antifreeze protein from carrot (Daucus carota)
    M Smallwood
    The Plant Laboratory, Department of Biology, University of York, PO Box 373, York YO1 5YW, U K
    Biochem J 340:385-91. 1999
    ..The polypeptide behaves as monomer in solution and is N-glycosylated. The corresponding gene is unique in the carrot genome and induced by cold. The antifreeze protein appears to be localized within the apoplast...
  44. ncbi Expression, purification and DNA-cleavage activity of recombinant 68-kDa human topoisomerase I-target for antitumor drugs
    I B Bronstein
    Department of Chemistry, University of York, United Kingdom
    Anticancer Res 19:317-27. 1999
    ..A flow linear dichroism technique has been further developed and applied for real-time monitoring of supercoiled (sc) DNA relaxation by the enzyme and for comparative analysis of inhibition of 68kDa topo I by camptothecin (CPT)...
  45. ncbi Auxin signalling: protein stability as a versatile control target
    O Leyser
    Department of Biology, Box 373, University of York, York, YO1 5YW, UK
    Curr Biol 8:R305-7. 1998
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  46. ncbi Electromagnetic re-warming of cryopreserved tissues: effect of choice of cryoprotectant and sample shape on uniformity of heating
    Martin P Robinson
    Department of Electronics, University of York, Heslington, UK
    Phys Med Biol 47:2311-25. 2002
    ..We have shown that the uniformity of heating correlates with the dielectric properties of the perfusate. Furthermore, we have shown that uniform heating is feasible in non-spherical samples provided they are approximately ellipsoidal...
  47. ncbi Reporting health care performance: learning from the past, prospects for the future
    Russell Mannion
    Centre for Health Economics, University of York, UK
    J Eval Clin Pract 8:215-28. 2002
    ..Any national strategy emphasizing comparative data must grapple with how to engage the serious attention of those individuals and organizations to whom change is to be delivered...
  48. ncbi Towards the automated evaluation of crystallization trials
    Julie Wilson
    Chemistry Department, University of York, Heslington, York YO10 5DD, England
    Acta Crystallogr D Biol Crystallogr 58:1907-14. 2002
    ..However, each attribute gives some information about the object in question and, although no single attribute can be expected to correctly classify an image, it has been found that a combination of classifiers gives very good results...
  49. ncbi The Saccharomyces cerevisiae Ca2+ channel Cch1pMid1p is essential for tolerance to cold stress and iron toxicity
    Edgar Peiter
    Biology Department, University of York, UK
    FEBS Lett 579:5697-703. 2005
    ..Further, the degree of glutathione oxidation was increased in the presence of iron. The results indicate that iron stress leads to an increased oxidative poise and that Cch1pMid1p is essential to tolerate this condition...
  50. ncbi Professionals' views on the issues and challenges arising from providing a fertility preservation service through sperm banking to teenage males with cancer
    Marilyn Crawshaw
    Department of Social Policy and Social Work University of York, York, UK
    Hum Fertil (Camb) 7:23-30. 2004
    ..These need to be in place for each stage of the process, from diagnosis through to eventual discharge from the health system...
  51. ncbi The safety of Chinese herbal medicine: a pilot study for a national survey
    Hugh MacPherson
    Department of Health Sciences, University of York, York, United Kingdom
    J Altern Complement Med 11:617-26. 2005
    ..The aim of this study was to establish the feasibility of conducting a national safety survey involving patients of herbalists monitoring and reporting adverse events associated with the routine practice of Chinese herbal medicine...
  52. pmc Prevalence and risk factors for joint pain among men and women in the West of Scotland Twenty-07 study
    J Adamson
    Department of Health Sciences, University of York, 1st Floor Seebohm Rowntree Building, Heslington, York YO10 5DD, UK
    Ann Rheum Dis 65:520-4. 2006
    ..To examine the association between three modifiable risk factors (obesity, smoking, and alcohol consumption) and reported joint pain...
  53. ncbi Short-term cost effectiveness and long-term cost analysis comparing laparoscopic Nissen fundoplication with proton-pump inhibitor maintenance for gastro-oesophageal reflux disease
    R Cookson
    School of Medicine, Health Policy and Practice, University of East Anglia, Norwich, UK
    Br J Surg 92:700-6. 2005
    ....
  54. ncbi Word meaning and the control of eye fixation: semantic competitor effects and the visual world paradigm
    Falk Huettig
    Department of Psychology, University of York, York, UK
    Cognition 96:B23-32. 2005
    ..We conclude that eye movements are driven by the degree of match, along various dimensions that go beyond simple visual form, between a word and the mental representations of objects in the concurrent visual field...
  55. ncbi Visual illusions? Beliefs and behaviours of presbyope clients in optometric practice
    Fiona Fylan
    University of York, York, UK
    Patient Educ Couns 56:291-5. 2005
    ..The findings of this study could be used to guide practitioners in their provision of information to clients...
  56. pmc What's the evidence that NICE guidance has been implemented? Results from a national evaluation using time series analysis, audit of patients' notes, and interviews
    Trevor A Sheldon
    Department of Health Sciences, University of York, York YO10 5DD
    BMJ 329:999. 2004
    ..To assess the extent and pattern of implementation of guidance issued by the National Institute for Clinical Excellence (NICE)...
  57. ncbi Self-validating presentation and response timing in cognitive paradigms: how and why?
    Richard R Plant
    Department of Psychology, University of York, York, England
    Behav Res Methods Instrum Comput 36:291-303. 2004
    ..We outline the features of the device and accompanying software suite, stress the importance of such independent validation, and highlight typical areas that can be subject to error...
  58. ncbi A psychometric evaluation of the Hospital Anxiety and Depression Scale in patients diagnosed with end-stage renal disease
    Colin R Martin
    Department of Health Sciences, University of York, UK
    Br J Clin Psychol 43:51-64. 2004
    ..To determine the psychometric properties of the Hospital Anxiety and Depression Scale (HADS) in patients with end-stage renal disease (ESRD) and determine the suitability of the instrument for use with this clinical group...
  59. ncbi Development of the York Angina Beliefs Questionnaire
    Gill Furze
    Department of Health Sciences, University of York, Heslington, YO10 5DD, UK
    J Health Psychol 8:307-15. 2003
    ..This article details the development and psychometric properties of just such a brief questionnaire, designed for use both in research and in clinical practice...
  60. ncbi Working memory: looking back and looking forward
    Alan Baddeley
    Department of Psychology, University of York, York YO10 5DD, UK
    Nat Rev Neurosci 4:829-39. 2003
  61. ncbi Access to the online evidence base in general practice: a survey of the Northern and Yorkshire Region
    Paul Wilson
    Centre for Reviews and Dissemination, University of York, UK
    Health Info Libr J 20:172-8. 2003
    ..To assess the awareness and use of NHSnet within general practice. To investigate the presence of skills necessary to maximize the benefits of NHSnet connections...
  62. ncbi Exercise of young thoroughbred horses increases impact strength of the third metacarpal bone
    G C Reilly
    Department of Biology, University of York, England
    J Orthop Res 15:862-8. 1997
    ..Microcracking is related to structural and microstructural features in the bone. Increased loading caused the bone to respond in a way that enhanced its ability to microcrack and hence its toughness...

Research Grants1

  1. Urothelial Barrier Function and Interstitial Cystitis
    Jennifer Southgate; Fiscal Year: 2004
    ..The power of this approach lies in its capability of providing evidence of disease subsets and its potential to reveal targets for therapy. ..