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Thomson, Gillian and Downe, Soo (2016) Emotions and support needs following a distressing birth: Scoping study with pregnant multigravida women in North West England. Midwifery, 40 . pp. 32-39. ISSN 0266-6138
Stanley, Nicky, Downe, Soo, Farrelly, Nicola Jane and Hollinghurst, Sandra (2016) 'What matters to someone who matters to me': Using media campaigns with young people to prevent interpersonal violence and abuse. Health Expectations . ISSN 1369-7625 (In Press)
symon, A, pringle, J, Cheyne, H, Downe, Soo, Hundley, V, Lee, E, Lynn, Fiona, McFadden, A, McNeill, J, Renfrew, M, J, Ross-Davie, M, van Teijlingen, E, Whitford, H and Alerdice, F (2016) Midwifery-led antenatal care models: mapping a systematic review to an evidence-based quality framework to identify key components and characteristics of care. BMC Pregnancy and Childbirth, 16 (168). ISSN 1471-2393
Thomson, Gillian, Stoll, Kathrin, Downe, Soo and Hall, Wendy A. (2016) Negative Impressions of Childbirth in a North-West England Student Population. Journal of Psychosomatic Obstetrics & Gynaecology . ISSN 0167-482X
Topalidou, Anastasia and Downe, Soo (2016) Investigation of the use of thermography for research and clinical applications in pregnant women. Infrared Physics and Technology, 75 . pp. 59-64. ISSN 13504495
Downe, Soo, Finlayson, K., Tunçalp, Ӧ and Metin Gülmezoglu, A (2016) What matters to women: a systematic scoping review to identify the processes and outcomes of antenatal care provision that are important to healthy pregnant women. BJOG: An International Journal of Obstetrics & Gynaecology . ISSN 14700328
Topalidou, Anastasia and Downe, Soo (2016) Investigation of the use of thermography for research and clinical applications in pregnant women. Infrared Physics & Technology, 75 . pp. 59-64. ISSN 13504495
Burden, Christy, Bradley, Stephanie, Storey, Claire, Ellis, Alison, Heazell, Alexander E. P., Downe, Soo, Cacciatore, Joanne and Siassakos, Dimitrios (2016) From grief, guilt pain and stigma to hope and pride – a systematic review and meta-analysis of mixed-method research of the psychosocial impact of stillbirth. BMC Pregnancy and Childbirth, 16 (1). ISSN 1471-2393
Heazell, Alex, Siassakos, D, Blencowe, H, Burden, C, Bhutta, ZA, Cacciatore, J, Danq, N, Das, J, Flenady, V, Gold, KJ, Mensah, OK, Millum, J, Nuzum, D, O'Donaghue, K, Redshaw, M, Rizvi, A, Roberts, T, Saraki, HE, Storey, C, Wojcieszek, AM and Downe, Soo (2016) Stillbirths: economic and psychosocial consequences. The Lancet, 387 (10018). pp. 604-616. ISSN 0140-6736
Balaam, Marie-Clare, Kingdon, Carol, Thomson, Gillian, Finlayson, Kenneth William and Downe, Soo (2015) ‘We make them feel special’: The experiences of voluntary sector workers supporting asylum seeking and refugee women during pregnancy and early motherhood. Midwifery . ISSN 02666138
Stanley, Nicky, Ellis, Jane, Farrelly, Nicola Jane, Hollinghurst, Sandra and Downe, Soo (2015) Preventing domestic abuse for children and young people: A review of School-based interventions. Children and Youth Services Review, 59 . pp. 120-131. ISSN 0190-7409
Symon, Andrew, Downe, Soo, Finlayson, Kenneth William, Knapp, Rebecca and Diggle, Peter (2015) The feasibility and acceptability of using the Mother-Generated Index (MGI) as a Patient Reported Outcome Measure in a randomised controlled trial of maternity care. BMC Medical Research Methodology, 15 (100). ISSN 1471-2288
Heazell, A, Siassakos, D, Blencowe, H, Bhutta, Z, Cacciatore, J, Dang, N, Das, J, Flenady, V, Gold, K, Mensah, O, Millum, J, Nuzum, D, O’Donoghue, K, Redshaw, M, Rizvi, A, Roberts, T, Toyin Saraki, H E, Storey, C, Wojcieszek, A and Downe, Soo (2015) Stillbirth: Why invest? The Lancet, 386 . (Submitted)
Downe, Soo and Lewis, D (2015) FIGO consensus guidelines on intrapartum fetal monitoring: Intermittent auscultation. International Journal of Gynecology & Obstetrics, 13 (1). pp. 13-24. ISSN 0020-7292
Finlayson, Kenneth William, Downe, Soo, Hinder, Susan, Carr, Helen, Spiby, Helen and Whorwell, Peter (2015) Unexpected Consequences: Women’s experiences of a self-hypnosis intervention to help with pain relief during labour. BMC Pregnancy and Childbirth, 15 . p. 229.
Finlayson, Kenneth William, Downe, Soo, Hinder, Susan, Carr, Helen, Spiby, Helen and Whorwell, Peter (2015) Unexpected consequences: women’s experiences of a self-hypnosis intervention to help with pain relief during labour. BMC Pregnancy and Childbirth, 15 (1). ISSN 1471-2393
Downe, Soo, Finlayson, Kenneth, Melvin, Cathie, Spiby, Helen, Ali, Shehzad, Diggle, Peter, Gyte, Gill, Hinder, Susan, Miller, Vivien, Slade, Pauline, Treppel, Dominic, Weeks, Andrew, Whorwell, Peter and Williamson, Maria (2015) Self-Hypnosis for Intrapartum Pain management (SHIP) in pregnant nulliparous women: a randomised controlled trial of clinical effectiveness. British Journal of Obstetrics and Gynaecology, 122 (9). pp. 1226-1234.
Stanley, Nicky, Ellis, Jane, Farrelly, Nicola Jane, Hollinghurst, Sandra, Bailey, Sue and Downe, Soo (2015) Preventing Domestic Abuse for Children and Young People (PEACH): A Mixed Knowledge Scoping Review. Public Health Research, 3 (7).
Perez-Botella, Mercedes, Downe, Soo, Meier Magistretti, Claudia, Lindstrom, Bengt and Berg, Marie (2015) The use of salutogenesis theory in empirical studies of maternity care for healthy mothers and babies. Sexual & Reproductive Healthcare, 6 (1). pp. 33-39. ISSN 18775756
Shaw, Judith, Downe, Soo and Kingdon, Carol (2015) Systematic mixed-methods review of interventions, outcomes and experiences for imprisoned pregnant women. Journal of Advanced Nursing .
Nyman, Viola, Berg, Marie, Downe, Soo and Bondas, T (2015) Insider Action research as an approach and a method – Exploring institutional encounters from within a birthing context. Action Research . pp. 1-17. ISSN 1476-7503
Hoope-Bender, P, de Bernis, L, Campbell, J, Downe, Soo, Faveau, V, Fogstad, H, Homer, CS, Kennedy, HK, Matthews, Z, McFadden, A, Renfrew, Mary and Leberghe, L (2014) Improving maternal and newborn health through midwifery. The Lancet, 384 (9949). pp. 1226-1235. ISSN 01406736
Renfrew, Mary J, McFadden, Alison, Bastos, Maria Helena, Campbell, James, Channon, Andrew Amos, Cheung, Ngai Fen, Silva, Deborah Rachel Audebert Delage, Downe, Soo, Kennedy, Holly Powell, Malata, Address, McCormick, Felicia, Wick, Laura and Declercq, Eugene (2014) Midwifery and quality care: findings from a new evidence-informed framework for maternal and newborn care. The Lancet, 384 (9948). pp. 1129-1145. ISSN 01406736
Renfrew, MJ, McFadden, A, Bastos, MH, Campbell, J, Channon, AA, Cheung, NF, Delage, D, Downe, Soo, Kennedy, HP, Malata, A, McCormick, F, Wick, L and Declercq, E (2014) Midwifery and quality care: findings from a new evidence-informed maternity care framework. The Lancet, 384 (9948). pp. 1129-1145. ISSN 01406736
Nyman, Viola, Bondas, Terese, Downe, Soo and Berg, Marie (2013) Glancing beyond or being confined to routines: Labour ward midwives' responses to change as a result of action research. Midwifery, 29 (6). pp. 573-578. ISSN 02666138
Downe, Soo, Schmidt, Ellie, Kingdon, Carol and Heazell, Alexander (2013) Bereaved parents experiences of stillbirth in UK hospitals: qualitative interview study. British Medical Journal (BMJ), 2013 (3). pp. 1-11. ISSN 0959-8138
Finlayson, Kenneth William and Downe, Soo (2013) Why do women not use antenatal services in low and middle income countries? A metasynthesis of qualitative studies. PLoS Medicine, 10 (1). pp. 1-10. ISSN 1549-1277
Dahlen, Hannah, Downe, Soo and Duffy, Elizabeth (2013) Assessment of cervical dilation in normal labour: routine examination or routine intervention? International Journal Childbirth, 3 (3). pp. 142-152.
Downe, Soo, Gyte, Gill, Dahlen, hannah and Singata, M (2013) Downe S, Gyte GML, Dahlen HG, Singata M. 2013 Routine vaginal examinations for assessing progress of labour to improve outcomes for women and babies at term. Cochrane Database of Systematic Reviews Issue 7. Art. No.: CD010088. DOI: 10.1002/14651858.CD010088.pub2. Cochrane Collaboration, 2 .
Dahlen, Hannah, Kennedy, Holly, Anderson, Cindy, Bell, Aleeca, Clark, A, Foureur, M, Ohm, JE, Shearman, Amanda, Taylor, Jackie, Wright, ML and Downe, Soo (2013) The EPIIC hypothesis: Intrapartum effects on the neonatal epigenome and consequent health outcomes. Medical Hypotheses., 280 (5). pp. 656-662.
Beeckman, Katrien, Louckx, Fred, Downe, Soo and Putman, Koen (2012) The relationship between antenatal care and preterm birth: the importance of content of care. The European Journal of Public Health, 23 (3). pp. 366-371. ISSN 1101-1262
Steen, Mary, Downe, Soo, Bamford, Nicola and Edozien, Leroy (2012) Not-patient and not-visitor: A metasynthesis fathers’ encounters with pregnancy, birth and maternity care. Midwifery, 28 (4). pp. 422-431. ISSN 02666138
Thomson, Gill and Downe, Soo (2012) A hero's tale of childbirth. Midwifery . ISSN 02666138
Heazell, AEP, McLaughlin, M-J, Schmidt, EB, Cox, P, Flenady, V, Khong, TY and Downe, Soo (2012) A difficult conversation? The views and experiences of parents and professionals on the consent process for perinatal postmortem after stillbirth. BJOG: An International Journal of Obstetrics & Gynaecology, 119 (8). pp. 987-997. ISSN 14700328
Downe, Soo, Kingdon, Carol, Kennedy, Rosey, Norwell, Hazel, McLaughlin, Mary-Jo and Heazell, Alexander E.P. (2012) Post-mortem examination after stillbirth: views of UK-based practitioners. European Journal of Obstetrics & Gynecology and Reproductive Biology, 162 (1). pp. 33-37. ISSN 03012115
Beeckman, Katrien, Louckx, Fred, Masuy-Stroobant, Godelieve, Downe, Soo and Putman, Koen (2011) The development and application of a new tool to assess the adequacy of the content and timing of antenatal care. BMC Health Services Research, 11 (1). p. 213. ISSN 1472-6963
Nyman, Viola, Downe, Soo and Berg, Marie (2011) Waiting for permission to enter the labour ward world: first time parents' experiences of the first encounter on a labour ward. Sexual & Reproductive Healthcare, 2 (3). pp. 129-134.
Downe, Soo (2011) Tackling the 'Big Five' globally: The 29th ICM Congress, June 2011. British Journal of Midwifery, 19 (6). p. 347. ISSN 0969-4900
Walsh, Denis, Schuiling, Kerri and Downe, Soo (2011) International Journal of Childbirth. International Journal of Childbirth, 1 (1). pp. 2-3. ISSN 2156-5287
Nyman, Viola, Downe, Soo and Berg, Marie (2011) Waiting for permission to enter the labour ward world: First time parents’ experiences of the first encounter on a labour ward. Sexual & Reproductive Healthcare, 2 (3). pp. 129-134. ISSN 1877-5756
Hodnett, Ellen D, Downe, Soo and Walsh, Denis (2010) Alternative versus conventional institutional settings for birth. The Cochrane Database of Systematic Reviews, 8 (-). pp. 1-52. ISSN 1464-780X
Mckeown, Mick, Malihi-shoja, Lisa, Downe, Soo and Comensus Writing Collective, The (2010) Service user and carer involvement in education for health and social care. Promoting Partnership for Health . Wiley-Blackwell, Oxford. ISBN 978-1-4051-8432-8
Steen, M, Downe, Soo and Graham-kevan, Nicola (2010) Development of antenatal education to raise awareness of the risks of relationship conflict. Evidence-Based Midwifery, 8 (2). ISSN 1479-4489
Thomson, Gill Margaret and Downe, Soo (2010) Changing the future to change the past: women’s experiences of a positive birth following a traumatic birth experience. Journal of Reproductive and Infant Psychology, 28 (1). pp. 102-112. ISSN 0264-6838
Downe, Soo (2010) Beyond evidence-based medicine: complexity and stories of maternity care. Journal Of Evaluation In Clinical Practice, 16 (1). pp. 232-237. ISSN 13561294
Downe, Soo, Finlayson, Kenneth William and Fleming, Anita (2010) Creating a Collaborative Culture in Maternity Care. Journal of Midwifery & Women's Health, 55 (3). pp. 250-254. ISSN 1526-9523
Byrom, Sheena and Downe, Soo (2010) ‘She sort of shines’: midwives’ accounts of ‘good’ midwifery and ‘good’ leadership. Midwifery, 26 (1). pp. 126-137. ISSN 0266-6138
Steen, M, Downe, Soo and Graham-kevan, Nicola (2009) Men and women's perceptions and experiences of attending an abusive behaviour management programme. Evidence-Based Midwifery, 7 (4). pp. 128-135. ISSN 1479-4489
Thomson, Gill and Downe, Soo (2008) Widening the trauma discourse: the link between childbirth and experiences of abuse. Journal of Psychosomatic Obstetrics & Gynecology, 29 (4). pp. 268-273. ISSN 0167-482X
Downe, Soo, Walsh, Denis and Gyte, Gill (2008) Is maternity care evidence based or interpretation driven? Place of birth as an exemplar. Midwifery, 24 (3). pp. 247-9. ISSN 0266-6138
Downe, Soo, Mckeown, Mick, Johnson, Eileen, Koloczek, Lidia, Grunwald, Angela and Malihi-shoja, Lisa (2007) The UCLan Engagement and Service User Support (Comensus) project: Valuing authenticity making space for emergence. Health Expectations, 10 (4). pp. 392-406. ISSN 1369-7625
Downe, Soo, Simpson, Louise and Trafford, Katriona (2007) Expert intrapartum maternity care: a meta-synthesis. Journal of Advanced Nursing, 57 (2). pp. 127-140. ISSN 03092402
Hall-Moran, Victoria, Edwards, Janet, Dykes, Fiona and Downe, Soo (2006) A systematic review of the nature of support for breastfeeding adolescent mothers. Midwifery, 23 (2). pp. 157-171. ISSN 0266-6138
Walsh, Denis and Downe, Soo (2006) Appraising the quality of qualitative research. Midwifery, 22 (2). pp. 108-119. ISSN 0266-6138
El-Nemer, Amina, Downe, Soo and Small, Neil (2006) 'She would help me from the heart': an ethnography of Egyptian women in labour. Social Science and Medicine, 62 (1). pp. 81-92. ISSN 0277-9536
Kingdon, Carol, Lavender, T, Briscoe, L and Downe, Soo (2004) Enhancing clients’ rights and quality of care. British Journal of Midwifery, 12 (3). pp. 142-143.
Dahlen, Hannah Grace, Downe, Soo, Kennedy, Holly and Foureur, Maralyn Is society being reshaped on a microbiological and epigenetic level by the way women give birth? Midwifery .