A web service for biomedical term look-up
To support term recognition in the biomedical domain, we have developed Termino, a large-scale terminological resource for text processing applications, which has two main components:
Pro-anorexia, weight-loss drugs and the internet: an 'anti-recovery' explanatory model of anorexia
Using ethnographic and interview data collected from participants in the ‘Anagrrl’ website and online forum, we analyse the pro-anorexia or ‘proana’ movement in terms of its
An Internet "Value of Health" panel: recruitment, participation and compliance
Although the NHS Value of Health Panel project shares many of the features of other internet based preference measurement systems, it is unique in having recruited and maintained a
"Learning to live with what you can't rise above": control beliefs, symptom control, and adjustment to tinnitus.
Abstract The relations between three types of perceived control, symptom severity, and two adaptational outcomes, depressive symptoms and psychological well-being, were examined in a
The DYD-RCT protocol : an on-line randomised controlled trial of an interactive computer-based intervention compared with a standard information website to reduce alcohol consumption among hazardous drinkers
The DYD-RCT protocol: an on-line randomised controlled trial of an interactive computer-based intervention compared with a standard information website to reduce alcohol consumption
The Internet for weight control in an obese sample: results of a randomised controlled trial.
ANCOVA using weight at 12 months as the dependent variable, adjusting for age, sex, baseline weight, baseline physical activity score and baseline confidence score revealed that the
RepSeq-A database of amino acid repeats present in lower eukaryotic pathogens
Proteins containing Single Amino Acid Repeats SAARs and Di-Peptide Repeats DPRs typically account for 0.5–1.0% of the total protein number.. discoideum, in which 33.67% and 34.28%
Assessing the quality of websites providing information on multiple sclerosis: evaluating tools and comparing sites.
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Digital Media Use: Differences and Inequalities in Relation to Class and Age
Key words Internet, information and communication technologies, digital media, digital divide, access, inequality, class, age, survey, factor analysis.. Introduction The study of
Food advertising to children and its effects on diet: review of recent prevalence and impact data
Food marketing and media: Power to influence food intake Research exploring the impact of food marketing on children has tended to focus on responsivity to television advertisements or
Metacognition and web credibility
“I like good references for whatever answers are being provided.” FO0608 Websites without references were thought to be dubious: “First of all, this page has no reference… without
A cluster randomised controlled trial of a web based decision aid to support parents' decisions about their child's Measles Mumps and Rubella (MMR) vaccination.
These studies suggest that interventions focusing on the decision-making process for MMR vaccination are associated with parents making informed decisions, and may also impact
Lifestyle referral assessment in an acute cardiology setting: study protocol for a randomized controlled feasibility trial.
Finally, the study aims to discover whether using a structured, individualized approach to lifestyle assessment and referral will improve uptake and participation in lifestyle- and
A theory-based online health behavior intervention for new university students: study protocol
The primary question addressed by the present research is whether an online intervention delivered during the transition from school to university can produce significant changes in the
Managing and monitoring tuberculosis using web-based tools in combination with traditional approaches.
• Laboratory networks • Teleradiology • Laboratory information systems • Web-linked portable diagnostic tools • Clinical decision support systems • Remote
Children's recognition of advertisements on television and on web pages
There has been little research into the effects of Internet advertising on children, though some aspects of Internet advertising, like advergames which are interactive games that are
Integrating Patient Reported Outcomes with Clinical Cancer Registry Data: A Feasibility Study of the Electronic Patient-Reported Outcomes from Cancer Survivors (ePOCS) system.
Abbreviations CR: consent rate EHR: Electronic Health Record ePOCS: electronic Patient-reported Outcomes from Cancer Survivors system HIT: health information technology IMD: Index of
Classifying Twitter Favorites: Like, Bookmark, or Thanks?
With regards to improving automatic classification performance of favorites and bringing it closer to the 0.92 human levels, we plan to experiment first with classifying users as