McMurdo, Marion

Professor

  • 8177 Citations
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1985 …2020
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Research Output 1985 2018

2018
19 Citations (Scopus)
94 Downloads (Pure)

Sufficient levels of 25-hydroxyvitamin D and protein intake required to increase muscle mass in sarcopenic older adults - The PROVIDE study

Verlaan, S., Maier, A. B., Bauer, J. M., Bautmans, I., Brandt, K., Donini, L. M., Maggio, M., McMurdo, M. E. T., Mets, T., Seal, C., Wijers, S. L. J., Sieber, C., Boirie, Y. & Cederholm, T., Apr 2018, In : European Journal of Clinical Nutrition. 37, 2, p. 551-557 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

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Muscles
Proteins
Dietary Proteins
Vitamin D
Sarcopenia
1 Citation (Scopus)
114 Downloads (Pure)

The effect of perindopril on postural instability in older people with a history of falls-a randomised controlled trial

Sumukadas, D., Price, R., McMurdo, M. E. T., Rauchhaus, P., Struthers, A., McSwiggan, S., Arnold, G., Abboud, R. & Witham, M., 1 Jan 2018, In : Age and Ageing. 47, 1, p. 75-81 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

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Perindopril
Randomized Controlled Trials
Placebos
Muscle Strength
Orthostatic Hypotension
2017
2 Citations (Scopus)
100 Downloads (Pure)

Association between bisphosphonate therapy and outcomes from rehabilitation in older people

Goodbrand, J. A., Hughes, L. D., Cochrane, L., Donnan, P., McGilchrist, M., Frost, H., McMurdo, M. & Witham, M., May 2017, In : Archives of Gerontology and Geriatrics. 70, p. 195-200 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

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Diphosphonates
rehabilitation
death
Rehabilitation
hospitalization
4 Citations (Scopus)
109 Downloads (Pure)

Factors associated with change in objectively measured physical activity in older people: data from the Physical Activity Cohort Scotland study

Clarke, C., Sniehotta, F. F., Vadiveloo, T., Argo, I., Donnan, P., McMurdo, M. & Witham, M., 14 Aug 2017, In : BMC Geriatrics. 17, p. 1-9 9 p., 180.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

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Scotland
Cohort Studies
Exercise
Independent Living
Linear Models
115 Downloads (Pure)

How active are women who play bingo: a cross-sectional study from the Well!Bingo project

Ryde, G. C., Gorely, T., Jepson, R., Gray, C. M., Shepherd, A., Mackison, D., Ireland, A. V., Williams, B., McMurdo, M. E. T. & Evans, J. M. M., 28 Jul 2017, In : BMC Women's Health. 17, p. 1-8 8 p., 57.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

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Cross-Sectional Studies
Exercise
Scotland
Insurance Benefits
Chi-Square Distribution

Interventions to Enhance Medication Adherence in Older Heart Failure Patients - A Systematic Review

Fulton, R., Kroll, T., McMurdo, M., Molloy, G. J. & Witham, M., 16 May 2017, In : Age and Ageing. 46, Supplement 1, p. i25 1 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Medication Adherence
Heart Failure
Telephone
Patient Education
Drug Delivery Systems

Interventions to improve medication adherence in heart failure: A systematic review

Fulton, R. L., Kroll, T., McMurdo, M., Molloy, G. J. & Witham, M. D., 2017, In : Journal of Preventive Cardiology. 6, 3, p. 1048-1056 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalReview article

Medication Adherence
Heart Failure
Treatment Failure
MEDLINE
Sample Size
3 Citations (Scopus)
113 Downloads (Pure)

Quantitative data analysis of perceived barriers and motivators to physical activity in stroke survivors

Nicholson, S. L., Greig, C. A., Sniehotta, F. F., Johnston, M., Lewis, S. J., McMurdo, M. E. T., Johnston, D., Scopes, J. & Mead, G. E., Sep 2017, In : Journal of the Royal College of Physicians of Edinburgh. 47, 3, p. 231-236 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

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stroke
data analysis
self-efficacy
health
fatigue
7 Citations (Scopus)
283 Downloads (Pure)

Validation of the AX3 triaxial accelerometer in older functionally impaired people

Clarke, C. C., Taylor, J., Crighton, L. J., Goodbrand, J. A., McMurdo, M. E. T. & Witham, M. D., Jun 2017, In : Aging Clinical and Experimental Research. 29, 3, p. 451-457 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

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Exercise
Walking
Lower Extremity
Chronic Disease
Premature Mortality
2016
2 Citations (Scopus)
71 Downloads (Pure)

Accessing and engaging women from socio-economically disadvantaged areas: a participatory approach to the design of a public health intervention for delivery in a Bingo club

Evans, J. M. M., Ryde, G., Jepson, R., Gray, C., Shepherd, A., Mackison, D., Ireland, A. V., McMurdo, M. E. T. & Williams, B., 18 Apr 2016, In : BMC Public Health. 16, 9 p., 345.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

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Vulnerable Populations
Public Health
Exercise
Motivation
Scotland
8 Citations (Scopus)
57 Downloads (Pure)

Association between allopurinol use and hip fracture in older patients

Basu, U., Goodbrand, J., McMurdo, M. E. T., Donnan, P. T., McGilchrist, M., Frost, H., George, J. & Witham, M. D., Mar 2016, In : Bone. 84, p. 189-193 5 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

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Allopurinol
Hip Fractures
Social Work
Hospitalization
Oxidative Stress
7 Citations (Scopus)
93 Downloads (Pure)

Association between GDF-15 levels and changes in vascular and physical function in older patients with hypertension

Barma, M., Khan, F., Price, R. J. G., Donnan, P. T., Messow, C. M., Ford, I., McConnachie, A., Struthers, A. D., McMurdo, M. E. T. & Witham, M. D., 2016, In : Aging Clinical and Experimental Research. 29, 5, p. 1055-1059 5 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

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Growth Differentiation Factor 15
Blood Vessels
Hypertension
Population
Walking
14 Citations (Scopus)

Effect of vitamin K on vascular health and physical function in older people with vascular disease–a randomised controlled trial

Fulton, R. L., McMurdo, M. E. T., Hill, A., Abboud, R. J., Arnold, G. P., Struthers, A. D., Khan, F., Vermeer, C., Knapen, M. H. J., Drummen, N. E. A. & Witham, M. D., Mar 2016, In : Journal of Nutrition Health & Aging. 20, 3, p. 325-333 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Vitamin K
Blood Vessels
Randomized Controlled Trials
Vascular Diseases
Placebos
12 Citations (Scopus)
148 Downloads (Pure)

Hospital-acquired pneumonia incidence and diagnosis in older patients

Burton, L. A., Price, R., Barr, K. E., McAuley, S. M., Allen, J. B., Clinton, A. M., Phillips, G., Marwick, C. A., McMurdo, M. E. T. & Witham, M. D., Jan 2016, In : Age and Ageing. 45, 1, p. 171-174 4 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

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Pneumonia
Incidence
Length of Stay
Respiratory Signs and Symptoms
Patient Admission
4 Citations (Scopus)
85 Downloads (Pure)

Psychoactive prescribing for older people-what difference does 15 years make?

Hughes, L. D., Cochrane, L., McMurdo, M. E. T. & Guthrie, B., Jan 2016, In : International Journal of Geriatric Psychiatry. 31, 1, p. 49-57 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

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Psychotropic Drugs
Prescriptions
Confidence Intervals
Anti-Anxiety Agents
Scotland
1 Citation (Scopus)
128 Downloads (Pure)

Slower Decline in C-Reactive Protein after an Inflammatory Insult Is Associated with Longer Survival in Older Hospitalised Patients

Barma, M., Goodbrand, J. A., Donnan, P. T., McGilchrist, M. M., Frost, H., McMurdo, M. E. T. & Witham, M. D., 28 Jul 2016, In : PLoS ONE. 11, 7, 10 p., e0159412.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

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C-reactive protein
C-Reactive Protein
Survival
Recovery
rehabilitation (people)
2 Citations (Scopus)
147 Downloads (Pure)

Spironolactone for people aged 70 or over with osteoarthritic knee pain: a proof-of-concept trial

McMurdo, M. E. T., Sumukadas, D., Donnan, P. T., Cvoro, V., Rauchhaus, P., Argo, I., Waldie, H., Littleford, R., Struthers, A. D. & Witham, M. D., May 2016, In : Arthritis Care & Research. 68, 5, p. 716-721 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

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Spironolactone
Knee
Pain
Confidence Intervals
Knee Osteoarthritis
2015
9 Citations (Scopus)
99 Downloads (Pure)

Association between kidney function, rehabilitation outcome, and survival in older patients discharged from inpatient rehabilitation

Doyle, E. M., Sloan, J. M., Goodbrand, J. A., McMurdo, M. E. T., Donnan, P. T., McGilchrist, M. M., Frost, H. & Witham, M. D., Nov 2015, In : American Journal of Kidney Diseases. 66, 5, p. 768-774 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

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Glomerular Filtration Rate
Inpatients
Rehabilitation
Kidney
Survival
2 Citations (Scopus)

Association between retinal vasculature and muscle mass in older people

Sumukadas, D., McMurdo, M., Pieretti, I., Ballerini, L., Price, R., Wilson, P., Doney, A., Leese, G. & Trucco, E., Nov 2015, In : Archives of Gerontology and Geriatrics. 61, 3, p. 425-428 4 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Retinal Artery
Vascular Stiffness
Muscles
Retinal Dystrophies
Sarcopenia

Clinical practice guidelines and the older patient: wake up call for geriatricians

Vilches-Moraga, A., Martinez-Velilla, N., Cherubini, A., McMurdo, M., Singh, I. & Pattison, T., Dec 2015, In : European Geriatric Medicine. 6, 6, p. 513-514 2 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalEditorial

8 Citations (Scopus)
Databases
Delivery of Health Care
Information Storage and Retrieval
Documentation
Informatics
7 Citations (Scopus)
306 Downloads (Pure)

Does oral sodium bicarbonate therapy improve function and quality of life in older patients with chronic kidney disease and low-grade acidosis (the BiCARB trial)? Study protocol for a randomized controlled trial

Witham, M. D., Band, M. M., Littleford, R. C., Avenell, A., Soiza, R. L., McMurdo, M. E. T., Sumukadas, D., Ogston, S. A., Lamb, E. J., Hampson, G., McNamee, P. & BiCARB study group, 1 Aug 2015, In : Trials. 16, 9 p., 326.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

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Sodium Bicarbonate
Acidosis
Chronic Renal Insufficiency
Randomized Controlled Trials
Quality of Life
214 Citations (Scopus)
115 Downloads (Pure)

Effects of a vitamin D and leucine-enriched whey protein nutritional supplement on measures of Sarcopenia in older adults, the PROVIDE study: a randomized, double-blind, placebo-controlled trial

Bauer, J. M., Verlaan, S., Bautmans, I., Brandt, K., Donini, L. M., Maggio, M., McMurdo, M. E. T., Mets, T., Seal, C., Wijers, S. L., Ceda, G. P., De Vito, G., Donders, G., Drey, M., Greig, C., Holmbäck, U., Narici, M., McPhee, J., Poggiogalle, E., Power, D. & 4 others, Scafoglieri, A., Schultz, R., Sieber, C. C. & Cederholm, T., 1 Sep 2015, In : Journal of the American Medical Directors Association. 16, 9, p. 740-747 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

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Sarcopenia
Vitamin D
Leucine
Placebos
Muscles
1 Citation (Scopus)
107 Downloads (Pure)

Falls research: stumbling or striding?

Clark, C. L., McMurdo, M. E. T. & Witham, M. D., May 2015, In : Age and Ageing. 44, 3, p. 350-352 2 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalEditorial

Open Access
File
4 Citations (Scopus)
90 Downloads (Pure)

Interventions to prevent non-critical care hospital acquired pneumonia – a systematic review

McAuley, S. M., Price, R. J. G., Phillips, G., Marwick, C. A., McMurdo, M. E. T. & Witham, M. D., Jul 2015, In : European Geriatric Medicine. 6, 4, p. 336-340 5 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

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Pneumonia
Enteral Nutrition
Randomized Controlled Trials
Ventilator-Associated Pneumonia
Early Ambulation
16 Citations (Scopus)

The role of perceived barriers and objectively measured physical activity in adults aged 65-100

Gellert, P., Witham, M. D., Crombie, I. K., Donnan, P. T., McMurdo, M. E. T. & Sniehotta, F. F., May 2015, In : Age and Ageing. 44, 3, p. 384-390 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
Scotland
Safety
Health
Economics
Demography
2014
15 Citations (Scopus)

ACE inhibitors, statins and thiazides: no association with change in grip strength among community dwelling older men and women from the Hertfordshire Cohort Study

Witham, M. D., Syddall, H. E., Dennison, E., Cooper, C., McMurdo, M. E. T. & Sayer, A. A., Sep 2014, In : Age and Ageing. 43, 5, p. 661-666 6 p., afu008.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Thiazides
Independent Living
Hydroxymethylglutaryl-CoA Reductase Inhibitors
Hand Strength
Angiotensin-Converting Enzyme Inhibitors
37 Citations (Scopus)

A qualitative theory guided analysis of stroke survivors' perceived barriers and facilitators to physical activity

Nicholson, S. L., Donaghy, M., Johnston, M., Sniehotta, F. F., Van Wijck, F., Johnston, D., Greig, C., McMurdo, M. E. T. & Mead, G., 2014, In : Disability and Rehabilitation. 36, 22, p. 1857-1868 12 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Survivors
Stroke
Exercise
Interviews
Physical Fitness
27 Citations (Scopus)
85 Downloads (Pure)

Association of day length and weather conditions with physical activity levels in older community dwelling people

Witham, M. D., Donnan, P. T., Vadiveloo, T., Sniehotta, F. F., Crombie, I. K., Feng, Z. & McMurdo, M. E. T., 30 Jan 2014, In : PLoS ONE. 9, 1, e85331.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

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Independent Living
Weather
physical activity
weather
photoperiod
23 Citations (Scopus)
110 Downloads (Pure)
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Perindopril
Angiotensin-Converting Enzyme Inhibitors
Randomized Controlled Trials
Placebos
Exercise
25 Citations (Scopus)

Dog ownership and physical activity in later life: a cross-sectional observational study

Feng, Z., Dibben, C., Witham, M. D., Donnan, P. T., Vadiveloo, T., Sniehotta, F., Crombie, I. K. & McMurdo, M. E. T., Sep 2014, In : Preventive Medicine. 66, p. 101-106 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Ownership
Observational Studies
Cross-Sectional Studies
Dogs
Scotland
6 Citations (Scopus)

Effect of vitamin D supplementation on orthostatic hypotension: data from the Vitamin D in Isolated Systolic Hypertension randomized controlled trial

Witham, M. D., Price, R. J. G., Struthers, A. D., Donnan, P. T., Messow, M., McConnachie, A., Ford, I. & McMurdo, M. E. T., 1 Aug 2014, In : Journal of Hypertension. 32, 8, p. 1693-1699 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Orthostatic Hypotension
Vitamin D
Randomized Controlled Trials
Hypertension
Cholecalciferol
3 Citations (Scopus)

Exercise for depression

Cooney, G. M., Dwan, K., Greig, C. A., Lawlor, D. A., Rimer, J., Waugh, F. R., McMurdo, M. & Mead, G. E., 1 Jan 2014, In : Advances in Psychiatric Treatment. 20, 1, p. 2 1 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Psychology
Morbidity
Mortality
Therapeutics
43 Citations (Scopus)
Cholinergic Antagonists
Prescriptions
Cross-Sectional Studies
Population
Polypharmacy
2013
16 Citations (Scopus)

Allopurinol use is associated with greater functional gains in older rehabilitation patients

Beveridge, L. A., Ramage, L., McMurdo, M. E. T., George, J. & Witham, M. D., 2013, In : Age and Ageing. 42, 3, p. 400-404 5 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

98 Citations (Scopus)
Cholecalciferol
Randomized Controlled Trials
Blood Pressure
Hypertension
Therapeutics
7 Citations (Scopus)

Clinical research must include more older people

McMurdo, M., 21 Jun 2013, In : BMJ. 346, 2 p., f3899.

Research output: Contribution to journalComment/debate

Does the anticholinergic risk score predict death in older people after discharge from inpatient rehabilitation?

Walesby, K. E., Sumukadas, D., Ramage, L., McMurdo, M. E., Mangoni, A. A. & Witham, M. D., 2013.

Research output: Contribution to conferencePoster

Does the anticholinergic risk score predict death in older people after discharge from inpatient rehabilitation?

Walesby, K. E., Sumukadas, D., Ramage, L., McMurdo, M. E., Mangoni, A. A. & Witham, M. D., Apr 2013, In : Journal of the American Geriatrics Society. 61, Suppl. 1, p. S142 1 p., C45.

Research output: Contribution to journalMeeting abstract

5 Citations (Scopus)
Spironolactone
Placebos
Walking
Heart Failure
Quality of Life
33 Citations (Scopus)

Exercise for depression

Cooney, G. M., Dwan, K., Greig, C. A., Lawlor, D. A., Rimer, J., Waugh, F. R., McMurdo, M. & Mead, G. E., 12 Sep 2013, In : Cochrane Database of Systematic Reviews. 9, CD004366.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

443 Citations (Scopus)

Exercise for depression.

Cooney, G. M., Dwan, K., Greig, C. A., Lawlor, D. A., Rimer, J., Waugh, F. R., McMurdo, M. & Mead, G. E., 1 Dec 2013, In : Cochrane Database of Systematic Reviews. 9, CD004366.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Pharmacology
Psychology
Exercise Therapy
Phototherapy
Self Report
202 Citations (Scopus)

Guidelines for people not for diseases: the challenges of applying UK clinical guidelines to people with multimorbidity

Hughes, L. D., McMurdo, M. E. T. & Guthrie, B., Jan 2013, In : Age and Ageing. 42, 1, p. 62-69 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Comorbidity
Guidelines
Patient Compliance
Patient-Centered Care
Aftercare
3 Citations (Scopus)

Make hospitals good for older people

McMurdo, M. E. T., 2013, In : British Medical Journal. 346, 7895

Research output: Contribution to journalLetter

1 Citation (Scopus)

Overcoming obstacles to clinical research in older people

Goodbrand, J. A. & McMurdo, M. E. T., Dec 2013, In : Maturitas. 76, 4, p. 294-295 2 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalEditorial

1 Citation (Scopus)

Predicting failure to improve during rehabilitation for older patients using routinely collected clinical data

Tan, S. C., Ramage, L., McMurdo, M. E. T. & Witham, M. D., Nov 2013, In : European Geriatric Medicine. 4, 5, p. 324-328 5 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Rehabilitation
Inpatients
Deglutition
Comorbidity
Mental Health
11 Citations (Scopus)
Psychological Theory
Independent Living
Self Efficacy
Demography
Psychological Models
9 Citations (Scopus)

Unnecessary ward moves

McMurdo, M. E. T. & Witham, M. D., Sep 2013, In : Age and Ageing. 42, 5, p. 555-556 2 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalEditorial

2012
4 Citations (Scopus)
Exercise
Caffeine
Independent Living
Cross-Over Studies
Placebos