McMurdo, Marion

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1985 …2019
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Research Output 1985 2018

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2018
1 Citation (Scopus)
92 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.

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Perindopril
Randomized Controlled Trials
Placebos
Muscle Strength
Orthostatic Hypotension
2017
1 Citation (Scopus)
78 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.

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Diphosphonates
rehabilitation
death
Rehabilitation
hospitalization
3 Citations (Scopus)
90 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.

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Scotland
Cohort Studies
Exercise
Independent Living
Linear Models
99 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.

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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.

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Medication Adherence
Heart Failure
Telephone
Patient Education
Drug Delivery Systems
3 Citations (Scopus)
94 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.

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stroke
data analysis
self-efficacy
health
fatigue
13 Citations (Scopus)
65 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., 17 Jan 2017, In : European Journal of Clinical Nutrition. 7 p.

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Muscles
Proteins
Dietary Proteins
Vitamin D
Sarcopenia
6 Citations (Scopus)
262 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.

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Exercise
Walking
Lower Extremity
Chronic Disease
Premature Mortality
2016
2 Citations (Scopus)
53 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.

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Vulnerable Populations
Public Health
Exercise
Motivation
Scotland
6 Citations (Scopus)
36 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.

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Allopurinol
Hip Fractures
Social Work
Hospitalization
Oxidative Stress
5 Citations (Scopus)
70 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.

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Growth Differentiation Factor 15
Blood Vessels
Hypertension
Population
Walking
10 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
11 Citations (Scopus)
126 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.

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Pneumonia
Incidence
Length of Stay
Respiratory Signs and Symptoms
Patient Admission
4 Citations (Scopus)
62 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.

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Psychotropic Drugs
Prescriptions
Confidence Intervals
Anti-Anxiety Agents
Scotland
1 Citation (Scopus)
110 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.

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C-reactive protein
C-Reactive Protein
Survival
Recovery
rehabilitation (people)
1 Citation (Scopus)
126 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.

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Spironolactone
Knee
Pain
Confidence Intervals
Knee Osteoarthritis
2015
9 Citations (Scopus)
69 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.

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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
8 Citations (Scopus)
Databases
Delivery of Health Care
Information Storage and Retrieval
Documentation
Informatics
6 Citations (Scopus)
282 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.

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Sodium Bicarbonate
Acidosis
Chronic Renal Insufficiency
Randomized Controlled Trials
Quality of Life
199 Citations (Scopus)
87 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 othersScafoglieri, 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.

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Sarcopenia
Vitamin D
Leucine
Placebos
Muscles
4 Citations (Scopus)
70 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.

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Pneumonia
Enteral Nutrition
Randomized Controlled Trials
Ventilator-Associated Pneumonia
Early Ambulation
13 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
14 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
32 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
25 Citations (Scopus)
61 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.

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Independent Living
Weather
physical activity
weather
photoperiod
22 Citations (Scopus)
86 Downloads (Pure)
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Perindopril
Angiotensin-Converting Enzyme Inhibitors
Randomized Controlled Trials
Placebos
Exercise
20 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
38 Citations (Scopus)
Cholinergic Antagonists
Prescriptions
Cross-Sectional Studies
Population
Polypharmacy
2013
15 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

93 Citations (Scopus)
Cholecalciferol
Randomized Controlled Trials
Blood Pressure
Hypertension
Therapeutics
5 Citations (Scopus)
Spironolactone
Placebos
Walking
Heart Failure
Quality of Life
23 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

431 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
196 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
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
2012
4 Citations (Scopus)
Exercise
Caffeine
Independent Living
Cross-Over Studies
Placebos
205 Citations (Scopus)

Adapting clinical guidelines to take account of multimorbidity

Guthrie, B., Payne, K., Alderson, P., McMurdo, M. E. T. & Mercer, S. W., 4 Oct 2012, In : British Medical Journal. 345, p. - 5 p., e6341.

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16 Citations (Scopus)

Association between statin medication use and improved outcomes during inpatient rehabilitation in older people

Lynch, J. E., Henderson, N. R., Ramage, L., McMurdo, M. E. T. & Witham, M. D., Mar 2012, In : Age and Ageing. 41, 2, p. 260-262 3 p.

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74 Citations (Scopus)

A systematic review of perceived barriers and motivators to physical activity after stroke

Nicholson, S., Sniehotta, F. F., van Wijck, F., Greig, C. A., Johnston, M., McMurdo, M. E. T., Dennis, M. & Mead, G. E., 2012, In : International Journal of Stroke : Official Journal of the International Stroke Society.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Stroke
Exercise
Survivors
Physical Fitness
Social Support
23 Citations (Scopus)

Efficacy and cost of an exercise program for functionally impaired older patients with heart failure: a randomized controlled trial

Witham, M. D., Fulton, R. L., Greig, C. A., Johnston, D. W., Lang, C. C., van der Pol, M., Boyers, D., Struthers, A. D. & McMurdo, M. E. T., 2012, In : Circulation: Heart Failure. 5, 2, p. 209-216 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

38 Citations (Scopus)

Interventions to enhance adherence to medications in patients with heart failure: a systematic review

Molloy, G. J., O'Carroll, R. E., Witham, M. D. & McMurdo, M. E. T., Jan 2012, In : Circulation: Heart Failure. 5, 1, p. 126-133 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

1 Citation (Scopus)

No more arbitrary upper age limits for clinical research

McMurdo, M. E. T., 16 Jun 2012, In : British Medical Journal. 344, 7861

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

25 Citations (Scopus)
134 Downloads (Pure)

Social, environmental and psychological factors associated with objective physical activity levels in the over 65s

McMurdo, M. E. T., Argo, I., Crombie, I. K., Feng, Z., Sniehotta, F. F., Vadiveloo, T., Witham, M. D. & Donnan, P. T., 2012, In : PLoS ONE. 7, 2, p. - 6 p., e31878.

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35 Citations (Scopus)

The Use of Pedometers in Stroke Survivors: Are They Feasible and How Well Do They Defect Steps?

Carroll, S. L., Greig, C. A., Lewis, S. J., McMurdo, M. E., Sniehotta, F. F., Johnston, M., Johnston, D. W., Scopes, J. & Mead, G. E., Mar 2012, In : Archives of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation. 93, 3, p. 466-470 5 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

2011
10 Citations (Scopus)

Trends in Function and Postdischarge Mortality in a Medicine for the Elderly Rehabilitation Center Over a 10-Year Period

Witham, M. D., Ramage, L., Burns, S. L., Gillespie, N. D., Hanslip, J., Laidlaw, S., Leslie, C. A. & McMurdo, M. E., Aug 2011, In : Archives of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation. 92, 8, p. 1288-1292 5 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

2010
48 Citations (Scopus)

A 12-year follow-up study of all-cause and cardiovascular mortality among 10 532 people newly diagnosed with Type 2 diabetes in Tayside, Scotland

Barnett, K. N., Ogston, S. A., McMurdo, M. E. T., Morris, A. D. & Evans, J. M. M., 2010, In : Diabetic Medicine. 27, 10, p. 1124-1129 6 p.

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