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https://www.readbyqxmd.com/read/29160737/community-singing-groups-for-people-with-chronic-obstructive-pulmonary-disease-participant-perspectives
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Ann Skingley, Stephen Clift, Sadie Hurley, Sonia Price, Lizzi Stephens
AIM: Chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD) is a major public health issue which is irreversible and progressive, but previous research suggests that singing may have beneficial effects. The aim of this study was to establish the views of participants with COPD taking part in a singing for better breathing programme. METHODS: This was a descriptive qualitative study nested within a single-cohort feasibility study which included measures of lung function and wellbeing...
November 1, 2017: Perspectives in Public Health
https://www.readbyqxmd.com/read/29137545/exploring-the-perceived-health-benefits-of-singing-in-a-choir-an-international-cross-sectional-mixed-methods-study
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Hilary Moss, Julie Lynch, Jessica O'Donoghue
AIM: This mixed-methods exploratory study investigates the perceived health benefits of singing in a choir from an international sample of choristers. METHOD: An online questionnaire including demographic information, 28 quantitative statements and two qualitative questions relating to the perceived health benefits of singing in a choir was distributed via email and social media over a period of 4 months to a sample of 1,779 choristers. Basic descriptives and comparisons between subgroups of the sample are presented along with thematic analysis of qualitative comments...
November 1, 2017: Perspectives in Public Health
https://www.readbyqxmd.com/read/29130869/effects-of-a-museum-based-social-prescription-intervention-on-quantitative-measures-of-psychological-wellbeing-in-older-adults
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Linda J Thomson, Bridget Lockyer, Paul M Camic, Helen J Chatterjee
AIMS: To assess psychological wellbeing in a novel social prescription intervention for older adults called Museums on Prescription and to explore the extent of change over time in six self-rated emotions ('absorbed', 'active', 'cheerful', 'encouraged', 'enlightened' and 'inspired'). METHODS: Participants ( n = 115) aged 65-94 years were referred to museum-based programmes comprising 10 weekly sessions, by healthcare and third sector organisations using inclusion criteria (e...
November 1, 2017: Perspectives in Public Health
https://www.readbyqxmd.com/read/29130867/using-the-experience-sampling-method-to-examine-the-psychological-mechanisms-by-which-participatory-art-improves-wellbeing
#4
Nicola J Holt
AIMS: To measure the immediate impact of art-making in everyday life on diverse indices of wellbeing ('in the moment' and longer term) in order to improve understanding of the psychological mechanisms by which art may improve mental health. METHODS: Using the experience-sampling method, 41 artists were prompted (with a 'beep' on a handheld computer) at random intervals (10 times a day, for one week) to answer a short questionnaire. The questionnaire tracked art-making and enquired about mood, cognition and state of consciousness...
November 1, 2017: Perspectives in Public Health
https://www.readbyqxmd.com/read/29130840/what-works-for-wellbeing-a-systematic-review-of-wellbeing-outcomes-for-music-and-singing-in-adults
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Norma Daykin, Louise Mansfield, Catherine Meads, Guy Julier, Alan Tomlinson, Annette Payne, Lily Grigsby Duffy, Jack Lane, Giorgia D'Innocenzo, Adele Burnett, Tess Kay, Paul Dolan, Stefano Testoni, Christina Victor
AIMS: The role of arts and music in supporting subjective wellbeing (SWB) is increasingly recognised. Robust evidence is needed to support policy and practice. This article reports on the first of four reviews of Culture, Sport and Wellbeing (CSW) commissioned by the Economic and Social Research Council (ESRC)-funded What Works Centre for Wellbeing ( https://whatworkswellbeing.org/ ). OBJECTIVE: To identify SWB outcomes for music and singing in adults. METHODS: Comprehensive literature searches were conducted in PsychInfo, Medline, ERIC, Arts and Humanities, Social Science and Science Citation Indexes, Scopus, PILOTS and CINAHL databases...
November 1, 2017: Perspectives in Public Health
https://www.readbyqxmd.com/read/29130813/museums-health-and-wellbeing-research-co-developing-a-new-observational-method-for-people-with-dementia-in-hospital-contexts
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Nuala Morse, Helen Chatterjee
AIMS: The aim of this article is to present a new observational tool for assessing the impacts of museum object handling for people with moderate-to-severe dementia in hospital settings, focusing on wellbeing, social interaction, level of engagement and agitation. This article presents a four-step approach to collaboration towards co-developing the tool, which involved a range of academics, museums professionals, and health and social care partners, and describes the process of integrating multiple perspectives towards common research methodologies...
November 1, 2017: Perspectives in Public Health
https://www.readbyqxmd.com/read/28980881/the-perspective-of-healthcare-providers-and-patients-on-health-literacy-a-systematic-review-of-the-quantitative-and-qualitative-studies
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Retha Rajah, Mohamed Azmi Ahmad Hassali, Lim Ching Jou, Muthu Kumar Murugiah
AIM: Health literacy (HL) is a multifaceted concept, thus understanding the perspective of healthcare providers, patients, and the system is vital. This systematic review examines and synthesises the available studies on HL-related knowledge, attitude, practice, and perceived barriers. METHODS: CINAHL and Medline (via EBSCOhost), Google Scholar, PubMed, ProQuest, Sage Journals, and Science Direct were searched. Both quantitative and/or qualitative studies in the English language were included...
October 1, 2017: Perspectives in Public Health
https://www.readbyqxmd.com/read/29082849/diary
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November 2017: Perspectives in Public Health
https://www.readbyqxmd.com/read/29082848/book-review-theoretical-foundations-of-health-education-and-health-promotion-theoretical-foundations-of-health-education-and-health-promotion-written-by-sharma-manoj-published-by-jones-bartlett-learning-sudbury-ma-2017-paperback-249-pp-isbn-13-9781284104943
#9
https://www.readbyqxmd.com/read/29082847/contemporary-perspective-on-the-role-of-community-pharmacists-in-oral-health-promotion
#10
Cheryl Else
No abstract text is available yet for this article.
November 2017: Perspectives in Public Health
https://www.readbyqxmd.com/read/29082846/refugee-crisis-in-greece-healthcare-and-integration-as-current-challenges
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Demetrios Moris, Antonis Kousoulis
No abstract text is available yet for this article.
November 2017: Perspectives in Public Health
https://www.readbyqxmd.com/read/29082845/low-fodmap-diet-a-potential-treatment-of-functional-abdominal-pain-in-children
#12
Katarzyna Mirosława Boradyn, Katarzyna Eufemia Przybyłowicz
No abstract text is available yet for this article.
November 2017: Perspectives in Public Health
https://www.readbyqxmd.com/read/29082844/a-prosperous-nation-needs-a-healthy-population
#13
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November 2017: Perspectives in Public Health
https://www.readbyqxmd.com/read/29082843/new-perceptions-about-old-behaviours
#14
R Stanwell-Smith
No abstract text is available yet for this article.
November 2017: Perspectives in Public Health
https://www.readbyqxmd.com/read/29082842/the-public-health-benefits-of-breastfeeding
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November 2017: Perspectives in Public Health
https://www.readbyqxmd.com/read/29082840/rsph-policy-update
#16
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November 2017: Perspectives in Public Health
https://www.readbyqxmd.com/read/28849749/films-for-public-health-developing-the-evidence-base-for-films-to-support-public-health-goals
#17
Stella Botchway, Silvana Bettiol, May van Schalkwyk, Deon Simpson, Gerd Flodgren, Uy Hoang
No abstract text is available yet for this article.
September 2017: Perspectives in Public Health
https://www.readbyqxmd.com/read/28849747/is-the-uk-s-food-safety-control-system-fit-for-the-21-st-century
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September 2017: Perspectives in Public Health
https://www.readbyqxmd.com/read/28849746/public-health-everyday-interactions
#19
Heather Hartwell
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September 2017: Perspectives in Public Health
https://www.readbyqxmd.com/read/28849745/promoting-physical-activity-with-hard-to-reach-women-an-iterative-and-participatory-research-study
#20
Kathryn Brook, Andy Pringle, Jackie Hargreaves, Nicky Kime
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September 2017: Perspectives in Public Health
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