Dawn Craig

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Sixteen regular smokers, abstinent for 12 h prior to testing, were assessed on a battery of four visual attention tasks: rapid visual information processing (RVIP), letter cancellation, Stroop, and width of attention. Each subject was assessed under four conditions: placebo gum, 2 mg nicotine gum, 4 mg nicotine gum, and cigarette smoking (own brand), with(More)
OBJECTIVES To determine the diagnostic accuracy of duplex ultrasonography, magnetic resonance angiography, and computed tomography angiography, alone or in combination, for the assessment of lower limb peripheral arterial disease; to evaluate the impact of these assessment methods on management of patients and outcomes; and to evaluate the evidence(More)
Ten females in the midcycle phase of the menstrual cycle, 10 females in the premenstrual phase of the menstrual cycle, and 10 males agreed to try and stop smoking for two consecutive days. The Smoking Motivation Questionnaire and Profile of Mood States Questionnaire (POMS) were completed by all subjects beforehand. On each "no smoking" day, the POMS and a(More)
OBJECTIVES To assess the evidence on the impact of enhanced recovery programmes for patients undergoing elective surgery in acute hospital settings in the UK. DESIGN Rapid evidence synthesis. Eight databases were searched from 1990 to March 2013 without language restrictions. Relevant reports and guidelines, websites and reference lists of retrieved(More)
OBJECTIVES To identify and critically assess the extent to which systematic reviews of enhanced recovery programmes for patients undergoing colorectal surgery differ in their methodology and reported estimates of effect. DESIGN Review of published systematic reviews. We searched the Cochrane Database of Systematic Reviews, the Database of Abstracts of(More)
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