Lorna S Aucott
Affiliation: University of Aberdeen
- Reducing drug related deaths: a pre-implementation assessment of knowledge, barriers and enablers for naloxone distribution through general practiceCatriona Matheson
Academic Primary Care, University of Aberdeen, Aberdeen, UK
BMC Fam Pract 15:12. 2014..This research gathered baseline data on GP's knowledge of and willingness to be involved in DRD prevention, including naloxone administration, prior to the implementation of primary care based delivery...
- Weight loss in obese diabetic and non-diabetic individuals and long-term diabetes outcomes--a systematic reviewL Aucott
Department of Public Health, University of Aberdeen, Aberdeen, UK
Diabetes Obes Metab 6:85-94. 2004....
- Effects of weight loss in overweight/obese individuals and long-term hypertension outcomes: a systematic reviewLorna Aucott
Department of Public Health, University of Aberdeen, United Kingdom
Hypertension 45:1035-41. 2005..The weight/hypertension relationship is complex and needs well-conducted studies with long-term follow-up to examine the effects of weight loss on hypertension outcomes...
- Effects of lifestyle interventions and long-term weight loss on lipid outcomes - a systematic reviewL Aucott
Section of Population Health, University of Aberdeen, Aberdeen, UK
Obes Rev 12:e412-25. 2011..Individual patient data analysis would facilitate this, uncover baseline, medication and confounding effects, and may identify successful program components enabling more effective obesity prevention and treatment strategies...
- Influences of weight loss on long-term diabetes outcomesLorna S Aucott
Departments of Public Health, University of Aberdeen, Polwarth Building, Foresterhill, Aberdeen AB25 2ZD, UK
Proc Nutr Soc 67:54-9. 2008..There is little research evidence for those individuals who are overweight or just obese, indicating areas of future research in terms of prevention of both obesity and diabetes...
- Long-term weight loss from lifestyle intervention benefits blood pressure?: a systematic reviewLorna Aucott
Medical Statistician, Section of Population Health, Polwarth Building, University of Aberdeen, Foresterhill, Aberdeen, UK
Hypertension 54:756-62. 2009..Such an analysis would enable effective development of preventative interventions for both hypertension and obesity...
- Patterns of dietary intake and serum carotenoid and tocopherol status are associated with biomarkers of chronic low-grade systemic inflammation and cardiovascular riskAdrian D Wood
School of Medicine and Dentistry, University of Aberdeen, Health Sciences Building, Foresterhill, AberdeenAB25 2ZD, UK
Br J Nutr 112:1341-52. 2014....
- Dietary patterns, bone resorption and bone mineral density in early post-menopausal Scottish womenA C Hardcastle
Bone and Musculoskeletal Research Programme, Division of Applied Medicine, University of Aberdeen, Aberdeen, UK
Eur J Clin Nutr 65:378-85. 2011..Dietary patterns may provide insights into which foods are important and how nutrition affects bone health. The aim of this study was to investigate the associations between dietary patterns, bone turnover and bone mineral density (BMD)...
- Changes in the prevalence of asthma, eczema and hay fever in pre-pubertal children: a 40-year perspectiveG McNeill
Departments of Child Health, University of Aberdeen, Aberdeen, UK
Paediatr Perinat Epidemiol 23:506-12. 2009..001). The differences in the time trends for the different conditions suggest that the causal factors for wheeze and asthma differ from those for other allergic diseases of childhood...
- Effects of weight loss in overweight/obese individuals and long-term lipid outcomes--a systematic reviewA Poobalan
Department of Child Health, Medical School, University of Aberdeen, UK
Obes Rev 5:43-50. 2004..Weight loss has long-term beneficial effects especially on LDL and cholesterol. Weight loss in obese patients should be encouraged and sustained...
- Physical activity attitudes, intentions and behaviour among 18-25 year olds: a mixed method studyAmudha S Poobalan
Public Health Nutrition Research Group, Division of Applied Health Sciences, University of Aberdeen, Polwarth Building, Foresterhill, Aberdeen, AB25 2ZD, UK
BMC Public Health 12:640. 2012..The purpose of this study was to explore physical activity (PA) behaviour among 18-25 year olds with influential factors including attitudes, motivators and barriers...
- Analysis of the UK recommendations on obesity based on a proposed implementation frameworkAmudha S Poobalan
Section of Population Health, Division of Applied Health Sciences, University of Aberdeen, Medical School, Polwarth Building, Aberdeen, UK
BMC Public Health 10:17. 2010..The recommendations, while based on evidence, are not formulated in a way that readily leads to implementation. This paper analyses the recent UK recommendations on obesity using a proposed implementation framework...
- Patterns of weight change after the diagnosis of type 2 diabetes in Scotland and their relationship with glycaemic control, mortality and cardiovascular outcomes: a retrospective cohort studyLorna S Aucott
School of Medicine, Medical Sciences and Nutrition, University of Aberdeen, Aberdeen, UK
BMJ Open 6:e010836. 2016..To determine weight change patterns in Scottish patients 2 years after diagnosis of type 2 diabetes and to examine these in association with medium-term glycaemic, mortality and cardiovascular outcomes...
- Hip bone loss is attenuated with 1000 IU but not 400 IU daily vitamin D3: a 1-year double-blind RCT in postmenopausal womenHelen M Macdonald
School of Medicine and Dentistry, University of Aberdeen, Aberdeen, UK
J Bone Miner Res 28:2202-13. 2013..The discordance between the incremental increase in 25(OH)D between the 400 IU and 1000 IU vitamin D and effect on BMD suggests that 25(OH)D may not accurately reflect clinical outcome, nor how much vitamin D is being stored...
- Nutritional status and subsequent all-cause mortality in men and women aged 75 years or over living in the communityXueli Jia
Department of Environmental and Occupational Medicine, University of Aberdeen, Foresterhill, Aberdeen, AB25 2ZD, UK
Br J Nutr 98:593-9. 2007..Randomized controlled trials of lifestyle changes which improve vitamin status are needed to assess whether these associations could be causal...
- Weight change in adult life and health outcomesAlison M Elliott
Department of General Practice and Primary Care, University of Aberdeen, Foresterhill Health Centre, Aberdeen AB25 2AY, United Kingdom
Obes Res 13:1784-92. 2005..To investigate the relationship between weight change in adult life and subsequent mortality and cancer incidence in women...
- Systematic review of the long-term effects and economic consequences of treatments for obesity and implications for health improvementA Avenell
Heath Services Unit, University of Aberdeen, UK
Health Technol Assess 8:iii-iv, 1-182. 2004..To undertake a systematic review of the long-term effects of obesity treatments on body weight, risk factors for disease, and disease...