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Fertility and Reproductive Technologies
(Polity Books, 2015-01)
'I don’t know what sex is like without pain’: the impact of endometriosis on sexual relationships in couples
Background Endometriosis is a common, chronic, disabling condition of unknown aetiology which affects an estimated 5-15% of women worldwide. Common symptoms include dysmenorrhoea, heavy menstrual bleeding, pelvic pain, ...
School ethos and variation in health experience of young people with sickle cell disorder at school
Young people with the serious chronic illness, such as sickle cell disorder, report high levels of negative experiences at school that have adverse effects on their health. Disclosure of sickle cell status appears unrelated ...
A survey of UK fertility clinics' approach to surrogacy arrangements
This paper draws on the findings of the first survey of surrogacy arrangements in Human Fertilisation and Embryology Authority (HFEA) licensed fertility clinics since 1998. Given the complex social, ethical and legal issues ...
Children travelling for treatment: what we dont know.
Travel for the purposes of obtaining medical treatment is increasing, but very little is known about the extent or nature of child medical travel. This paper discusses the outcome of a systematic search for academic ...
Travelling abroad for fertility treatment: an exploratory study of UK residents seeking cross-border care
(Human Reproduction, 2010)
A qualitative study to identify parents’ perceptions of and barriers to asthma management in children from South Asian and White British families
(BioMed Central, 2017-09-20)
Background Over one million children receive treatment for asthma in the UK. South Asian children experience excess morbidity and higher rates of hospitalization than the White population. This study aimed to explore ...
Patient Centred Care: Involving Parents/Carers and Children in Developing Healthcare Interventions
(University of Alberta, 2012)
Qualitative study to identify ethnicity-specific perceptions of and barriers to asthma management in South Asian and White British children with asthma
Objective This paper draws on the data from the Management and Interventions for Asthma (MIA) study to explore the perceptions and experiences of asthma in British South Asian children using semi-structured interviews. A ...