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Muscle weakness, health status and frequency of exacerbations in chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (2012)
Journal Article
Ansari, K., Keaney, N., Taylor, I., Burns, G., & Farrow, M. (2012). Muscle weakness, health status and frequency of exacerbations in chronic obstructive pulmonary disease. Postgraduate Medical Journal, 88(1041), 372-376. https://doi.org/10.1136/postgradmedj-2011-130293

Background: Multiple factors contribute to muscle weakness and reduced muscle mass in chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD) and this impacts patients' quality of life. One factor implicated in this process is systemic inflammation, an accompan... Read More about Muscle weakness, health status and frequency of exacerbations in chronic obstructive pulmonary disease.

Phosphorylation of Mcl-1 by CDK1–cyclin B1 initiates its Cdc20-dependent destruction during mitotic arrest (2010)
Journal Article
Harley, M. E., Allan, L. A., Sanderson, H. S., & Clarke, P. R. (2010). Phosphorylation of Mcl-1 by CDK1–cyclin B1 initiates its Cdc20-dependent destruction during mitotic arrest. EMBO Journal, 29(14), 2407-2420. https://doi.org/10.1038/emboj.2010.112

The balance between cell cycle progression and apoptosis is important for both surveillance against genomic defects and responses to drugs that arrest the cell cycle. In this report, we show that the level of the human anti-apoptotic protein Mcl-1 is... Read More about Phosphorylation of Mcl-1 by CDK1–cyclin B1 initiates its Cdc20-dependent destruction during mitotic arrest.

The fine art of living in the moment (2010)
Book Chapter
Cheston, R. (2010). The fine art of living in the moment. In J. Gilliard, & M. Marshall (Eds.), Time for Dementia: a collection of writings on the meaning of time and dementia. London: Hawker Publications

“Time is the currency of dementia care; we spend it on what we value most,” say the editors of this renowned and thoughtful collection of writings which offers insight in the context of dementia into: The meaning of time Making time Clocks Time... Read More about The fine art of living in the moment.

Distribution of killer cell immunoglobulin-like receptors (KIR) and their HLA-C ligands in two Iranian populations (2009)
Journal Article
Hiby, S. E., Ashrafian-Bonab, M., Farrell, L., Single, R. M., Balloux, F., Carrington, M., & Moffett, A. (2010). Distribution of killer cell immunoglobulin-like receptors (KIR) and their HLA-C ligands in two Iranian populations. Immunogenetics, 62(2), 65-73. https://doi.org/10.1007/s00251-009-0408-5

Killer cell immunoglobulin-like receptors (KIR) gene frequencies vary between populations and contribute to functional variation in immune responses to viruses, autoimmunity and reproductive success. This study describes the frequency distribution of... Read More about Distribution of killer cell immunoglobulin-like receptors (KIR) and their HLA-C ligands in two Iranian populations.

Madness: 300 years of madness (2008)
Digital Artefact
(2008). Madness: 300 years of madness. [Microfilm]

MADNESS: 300 YEARS OF MADNESS Rare Printed Works on the History of Psychiatry Part 1: Sources from the Hunter Collection, Cambridge University Library This project is based on the renowned Hunter Collection at Cambridge University Library. Acquire... Read More about Madness: 300 years of madness.

Group psychotherapy for people with early dementia (2008)
Book Chapter
Cheston, R. (2008). Group psychotherapy for people with early dementia. In E. Moniz-Cook, & J. Manthorpe (Eds.), Early Psychosocial Interventions in Dementia: Evidence-based Practice. London: Jessica Kinglsey Press

For the increasing number of people diagnosed with dementia each year, treatment in the early stages can make a significant difference to their quality of life. This book provides examples of psychosocial interventions: taking into consideration the... Read More about Group psychotherapy for people with early dementia.

Top-dogs and under-dogs: Marginalising problematic voices (2004)
Book Chapter
Cheston, R. (2004). Top-dogs and under-dogs: Marginalising problematic voices. In A. Innes, . C. Archibald, & C. Murphy (Eds.), Dementia and Social Inclusion: Marginalised Groups and Marginalised Areas of Dementia Research, Care and Practice. London: Jessica Kingsley Press

Examining important issues in dementia research and care that are often neglected, the contributors to this book provide fresh perspectives on current practice. The authors put dementia care into a socio-cultural framework, highlighting the impact o... Read More about Top-dogs and under-dogs: Marginalising problematic voices.

Forgetting and remembering: Group psychotherapy with people with dementia (2003)
Book Chapter
Cheston, R., Jones, K., & Gilliard, J. (2003). Forgetting and remembering: Group psychotherapy with people with dementia. In T. Adams, & J. Manthorpe (Eds.), Dementia Care: An Evidence Based Textbook (260). London: Edward Arnold (CRC Press)

Dementia presents challenges to all those working in health and social care. It is a progressive disease that affects the person with dementia, their families and friends, and the wider community. Dementia affects each person in a unique way. The cha... Read More about Forgetting and remembering: Group psychotherapy with people with dementia.

Individual counselling for people who have dementia (2003)
Book Chapter
Cheston, R., & Bartlett, E. (2003). Individual counselling for people who have dementia. In T. Adams, & J. Manthorpe (Eds.), Dementia Care: An Evidence Based Textbook. London: Edward Arnold

Dementia presents challenges to all those working in health and social care. It is a progressive disease that affects the person with dementia, their families and friends, and the wider community. Dementia affects each person in a unique way. The cha... Read More about Individual counselling for people who have dementia.

A place to work it all out together (2002)
Book Chapter
Cheston, R., & Jones, K. (2002). A place to work it all out together. In S. Benson (Ed.), Dementia topics for the Millennium and Beyond. London: Hawker Publications

With more than 40 chapters selected from presentations made at Journal of Dementia Care conferences, this book offers an excellent snapshot of the diversity and quality of contemporary dementia care.

Sex and sexuality, 1640-1490 literary, medical and sociological perspectives (2001)
Digital Artefact
Sex and sexuality, 1640-1490 literary, medical and sociological perspectives. [Microfilm]

SEX & SEXUALITY, 1640-1940 Literary, Medical and Sociological Perspectives Part 1: Sources from the Bodleian Library- Oxford and theWellcome Institute for the History of Medicine- London EDITORIAL INTRODUCTION BY DR MARIE MULVEY-ROBERTS, SCHO... Read More about Sex and sexuality, 1640-1490 literary, medical and sociological perspectives.

Medicine and Literature (1996)
Book Chapter
Mulvey-Roberts, M. (1996). Medicine and Literature. In Reader's Guide to Literature in English (477-478). London: Fitzroy Dearborn

Explorations in Medicine (1987)
Book
Lamb, . D., Davies, T., & Roberts, M. (Eds.). (1987). Explorations in Medicine. London: Avebury