Whitford, Heather

Dr

  • Senior Lecturer (Teaching and Scholarship), Nursing
  • 252 Citations
  • 11 h-Index
19982020

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Research Output

  • 252 Citations
  • 11 h-Index
  • 20 Article
  • 2 Comment/debate
  • 1 Chapter
  • 1 Meeting abstract
2020

An exploration of the influences on under-representation of male pre-registration nursing students

Whitford, H. M., Marland, G., Carson, M., Bain, H., Eccles, J., Lee, J. & Taylor, J., Jan 2020, In : Nurse Education Today. 84, p. 1-5 5 p., 104234.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

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13 Downloads (Pure)
2017

Antenatal care trial interventions: a systematic scoping review and taxonomy development of care models

Symon, A., Pringle, J., Downe, S., Hundley, V., Lee, E., Lynn, F., McFadden, A., McNeill, J., Renfrew, M., Ross-Davie, M., van Teijlingen, E. R., Whitford, H. & Alderdice, F., 6 Jan 2017, In : BMC Pregnancy and Childbirth. 17, p. 1-16 16 p., 8.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

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5 Citations (Scopus)
152 Downloads (Pure)

Breastfeeding education and support for women with twins or higher order multiples

Whitford, H. M., Wallis, S. K., Dowswell, T., West, H. M. & Renfrew, M. J., 28 Feb 2017, In : Cochrane Database of Systematic Reviews. 2, p. 1-54 54 p., CD012003.

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5 Citations (Scopus)
169 Downloads (Pure)
2016

Cluster randomised controlled trial of a financial incentive for mothers to improve breast feeding in areas with low breastfeeding rates: The NOSH study protocol

Relton, C., Strong, M., Renfrew, M. J., Thomas, K., Burrows, J., Whelan, B., Whitford, H. M., Scott, E., Fox-Rushby, J., Anoyke, N., Sanghera, S., Johnson, M., Easton, S. & Walters, S., Apr 2016, In : BMJ Open. 6, 4, p. 1-8 8 p., e010158.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
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7 Citations (Scopus)
112 Downloads (Pure)

Midwifery-led antenatal care models: mapping a systematic review to an evidence-based quality framework to identify key components and characteristics of care

Symon, A., Pringle, J., Cheyne, H., Downe, S., Hundley, V., Lee, E., Lynn, F., McFadden, A., McNeill, J., Renfrew, M. J., Ross-Davie, M., van Teijlingen, E., Whitford, H. M. & Alderdice, F., 19 Jul 2016, In : BMC Pregnancy and Childbirth. 16, 1, p. 1-15 15 p., 168.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

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14 Citations (Scopus)
174 Downloads (Pure)

Spotlight on infant formula: coordinated global action needed

McFadden, A., Mason, F., Baker, J., Begin, F., Dykes, F., Grummer-Strawn, L., Kenney-Muir, N., Whitford, H., Zehner, E. & Renfrew, M. J., 30 Jan 2016, In : Lancet. 387, 10017, p. 413-5 3 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalComment/debate

19 Citations (Scopus)
2015

Breastfeeding: Policy Matters

Whitford, H., McFadden, A., Renfrew, M. & Kenney-Muir, N., Aug 2015, Report. Save the Children UK

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

Breastfeeding education and support for women with multiple pregnancies (Protocol).

Whitford, H., Renfrew, M., Dowswell, T. & Wallis, S., 21 Dec 2015, In : Cochrane Database of Systematic Reviews. 12, 15 p., CD012003.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
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2 Citations (Scopus)
133 Downloads (Pure)

Encouraging breastfeeding: financial incentives

Whitford, H., Whelan, B., van Cleemput, P., Thomas, K., Renfrew, M., Strong, M., Scott, E. & Relton, C., 1 Feb 2015, In : Practising Midwife. 18, 2, p. 18-21 4 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

6 Citations (Scopus)
Open Access
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12 Citations (Scopus)
35 Downloads (Pure)
2014

Healthcare providers' views on the acceptability of financial incentives for breastfeeding: a qualitative study

Whelan, B., Thomas, K. J., Cleemput, P. V., Whitford, H., Strong, M., Renfrew, M. J., Scott, E. & Relton, C., 9 Oct 2014, In : BMC Pregnancy and Childbirth. 14, 9 p., 355.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
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19 Citations (Scopus)
121 Downloads (Pure)

'The midwives aren't allowed to tell you': Perceived infant feeding policy restrictions in a formula feeding culture - the Feeding Your Baby Study

Lagan, B. M., Symon, A., Dalzell, J. & Whitford, H., Mar 2014, In : Midwifery. 30, 3, p. e49-e55 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

5 Citations (Scopus)

Use of a birth plan within woman-held maternity records: a qualitative study with women and staff in Northeast Scotland

Whitford, H. M., Entwistle, V. A., van Teijlingen, E., Aitchison, P. E., Davidson, T., Humphrey, T. & Tucker, J. S., Sep 2014, In : Birth. 41, 3, p. 283-289 7 p., 12109.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

12 Citations (Scopus)
2013

Asking women to complete health and maternal histories for maternity records: a qualitative study

Aitchison, P. E., Entwistle, V. A., van Teijlingen, E., Whitford, H. M., Davidson, T., Humphrey, T. & Tucker, J. S., Nov 2013, In : British Journal of Midwifery. 21, 11, p. 793-799 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

1 Citation (Scopus)
10 Citations (Scopus)

Prediction of initiation and cessation of breastfeeding from late pregnancy to 16 weeks: the Feeding Your Baby (FYB) cohort study

Donnan, P. T., Dalzell, J., Symon, A., Rauchhaus, P., Monteith-Hodge, E., Kellett, G., Wyatt, J. C. & Whitford, H. M., 2013, In : BMJ Open. 3, 8, e003274 .

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

12 Citations (Scopus)
2012
34 Citations (Scopus)
2009

Mental health nurses' attitudes towards severe perinatal mental illness

McConachie, S. & Whitford, H., 2009, In : Journal of Advanced Nursing. 65, 4, p. 867-876 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

12 Citations (Scopus)
2007
28 Citations (Scopus)
7 Citations (Scopus)
1998

Women's perceptions of birth plans

Whitford, H. M. & Hillan, E. M., 1 Jan 1998, In : Midwifery. 14, 4, p. 248-253 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

31 Citations (Scopus)