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OBJECTIVE The present study evaluated the impact of a national school programme of universal free healthy breakfast provision in Wales, UK. DESIGN A cluster randomised controlled trial with repeated cross-sectional design and a 12-month follow-up. Primary outcomes were breakfast skipping, breakfast diet and episodic memory. Secondary outcomes were(More)
This paper explores how technology could support the re-building of lives after domestic violence. We worked in the context of a women's centre where women are accessing support after leaving abusive relationships. The paper contributes a feminist participatory arts action research approach to studying photo-sharing practices and helps to frame an(More)
Recent disquiet at inadequacies in the immediate management of neutropenic sepsis in the UK led to a new, gold standard 'door-to-needle' time of 1 h for the administration of intravenous antibiotics. The aim of this audit was to identify whether that target is being met nationally, the potential barriers to its achievement, and concrete recommendations for(More)
A 5.5-year-old child with nephrotic syndrome was treated with cyclophosphamide. After 9 weeks of therapy she developed jaundice and abnormal liver function tests. No infective aetiology was found and the abnormal liver function tests resolved within 5 weeks of discontinuing cyclophosphamide. Cyclophosphamide has rarely been reported to cause liver(More)
The term 'participation' is traditionally used in HCI to describe the involvement of users and stakeholders in design processes, with a pretext of distributing control to participants to shape their technological future. In this paper we ask whether these values can hold up in practice, particularly as participation takes on new meanings and incorporates(More)
Congenital primary superior vena caval aneurysm (CPSVCA) as classified by Abbott and Leigh' is extremely rare. Two types have been described-fusiform, which is more common, and saccular. It was first reported by Abbott in 1950.2 To our knowledge, only 12 cases have been reported. In this article, we describe the fourth case of saccular CPSVCA and the first(More)
We present our work-in-progress designing technologies to foster social connection with isolated immigrant women in the UK. We report our preliminary studies using digital storytelling and digital portrait methods with participants at a Black, Asian and Minority Ethnic (BAME) centre supporting women who have experiences of domestic violence. While these(More)