McMurdo, Marion

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1985 …2020
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1985

Dose response of prolactin release following oral sulpiride (1mg-50 mg) in healthy females

McMurdo, M. E. T., McEwen, J. & Lewis, M., 1 Oct 1985, In : Scottish Medical Journal. 30, 4, p. 263-263 1 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

1986
11 Citations (Scopus)

Survival after severe self poisoning with sodium valproate

Lakhani, M. & McMurdo, M. E. T., 1 Jan 1986, In : Postgraduate Medical Journal. 62, 727, p. 409-410 2 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Valproic Acid
Poisoning
Survival
1987

Chylothorax after high translumbar aortography

McMurdo, M. E. T., 1 Jan 1987, In : Postgraduate Medical Journal. 63, 735, p. 37-38 2 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Chylothorax
Aortography
1988
39 Citations (Scopus)

Does the Wartenberg pendulum test differentiate quantitatively between spasticity and rigidity? A study in elderly stroke and Parkinsonian patients

Brown, R. A., Lawson, D. A., Leslie, G. C., Macarthur, A., Maclennan, W. J., Mcmurdo, M. E. T., Mutch, W. J. & Part, N. J., 1 Dec 1988, In : Journal of Neurology, Neurosurgery and Psychiatry. 51, 9, p. 1178-1186 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Stroke
Muscle Hypertonia
Muscle Spasticity
Leg
Extremities
14 Citations (Scopus)

The detection of visual disability in the elderly.

McMurdo, M. E. & Baines, P. S., 1 Nov 1988, In : Health Bulletin. 46, 6, p. 327-329 3 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

1990
2 Citations (Scopus)

Benign monoclonal gammopathy in the elderly - a prevalence study and review

McMurdo, M. E. T. & Mitchell, P. E. G., 1 Jan 1990, In : Scottish Medical Journal. 35, 2, p. 39-40 2 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Monoclonal Gammopathy of Undetermined Significance
Paraproteinemias
Cross-Sectional Studies
1991
4 Citations (Scopus)

A novel approach to the assessment of drug compliance in the elderly

McMurdo, M. E. T., Jarvis, A., Fraser, C. G. & Ghosh, U. K., 8 Apr 1991, In : Gerontology. 37, 6, p. 339-344 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Pharmaceutical Preparations
History
Urine
51 Citations (Scopus)

Dark adaptation and falls in the elderly

McMurdo, M. E. T. & Gaskell, A., 1991, In : Gerontology. 37, 4, p. 221-224 4 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Dark Adaptation
Light
Accidental Falls
Visually Impaired Persons
Geriatric Assessment
42 Citations (Scopus)

Factors affecting physicians' decisions on caring for an incompetent elderly patient: An international study

Molloy, D. W., Guyatt, G. H., Alemayehu, E., McIlroy, W., Willan, A., Eisemann, M., Abraham, G., Basile, J., Penington, G., McMurdo, M. E., Finucane, P., Zelmanowicz, A. & Hyland, M., 15 Oct 1991, In : CMAJ. 145, 8, p. 947-952 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Physicians
Dementia
Intensive Care Units
Decision Making
Therapeutics
70 Citations (Scopus)

Variability in physicians' decisions on caring for chronically ill elderly patients: An international study

Alemayehu, E., Molloy, D. W., Guyatt, G. H., Singer, J., Penington, G., Basile, J., Eisemann, M., Finucane, P., McMurdo, M. E. T., Zelmanowicz, A., Puxty, J., Powell, C., Vitou, L., Levenson, S. A. & Turpie, I. D., 1 May 1991, In : CMAJ. 144, 9, p. 1133-1138 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Chronic Disease
Physicians
Therapeutics
Intensive Care Units
Family Practice
1992
31 Citations (Scopus)

A cost-effectiveness study of the management of intractable urinary incontinence by urinary catheterisation or incontinence pads

McMurdo, M. E. T., Davey, P. G., Elder, M. A., Miller, R. M., Old, D. C. & Malek, M., 1 Jun 1992, In : Journal of Epidemiology and Community Health. 46, 3, p. 222-226 5 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Incontinence Pads
Urinary Catheterization
Urinary Incontinence
Cost-Benefit Analysis
Catheters
72 Citations (Scopus)

Randomised controlled trial of exercise in the elderly

McMurdo, M. E. T. & Burnett, L., 1992, In : Gerontology. 38, 5, p. 292-298 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Randomized Controlled Trials
Exercise
Health Education
Physical Exertion
Health Status
16 Citations (Scopus)

Variability in nurses' decisions about the care of chronically ill elderly patients: an international study.

Lever, J. A., Molloy, D. W., Eisenmann, M., McMurdo, M. E. T., Finucane, P., Guyatt, G. H., Rees, L. & Horsman, J. R., 1 Apr 1992, In : Humane Medicine. 8, 2, p. 138-144 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

1993
155 Citations (Scopus)

A controlled trial of exercise by residents of old people's homes

Mcmurdo, M. E. T. & Rennie, L., 1 Jan 1993, In : Age and Ageing. 22, 1, p. 11-15 5 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Exercise
Hand Strength
Activities of Daily Living
Knee
Spine
1 Citation (Scopus)

Management of urinary infection in the elderly

McMurdo, M. E. T. & Davey, P. G., Apr 1993, In : Reviews in Medical Microbiology. 4, 2, p. 73-79 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Urinary Tract Infections
Infection
Bacteriuria
Pyelonephritis
Therapeutics
45 Citations (Scopus)

Suppressed TSH levels secondary to thyroxine replacement therapy are not associated with osteoporosis

Grant, D. J., McMurdo, M. E. T., Mole, P. A., Paterson, C. R. & Davies, R. R., 1993, In : Clinical Endocrinology. 39, 5, p. 529-533 5 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Thyroxine
Osteoporosis
Bone Density
Therapeutics
Population
1995
67 Citations (Scopus)

A randomized controlled trial of a home exercise programme for elderly people with poor mobility

McMurdo, M. E. T. & Johnstone, R., Sep 1995, In : Age and Ageing. 24, 5, p. 425-8 4 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Randomized Controlled Trials
Exercise
Health Education
Physical Therapists
Activities of Daily Living
41 Citations (Scopus)

Is previous hyperthyroidism still a risk factor for osteoporosis in post-menopausal women?

Grant, D. J., McMurdo, M. E. T., Mole, P. A. & Paterson, C. R., Sep 1995, In : Clinical Endocrinology. 43, 3, p. 339-45 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Postmenopausal Osteoporosis
Hyperthyroidism
Thyroxine
Bone Density
Osteoporosis
2 Citations (Scopus)

Post-mortem rates and junior doctors in Tayside: three years after the Joint Working Party report

Inglis, F. G. & McMurdo, M. E. T., Nov 1995, In : Health Bulletin. 53, 6, p. 379-85 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Autopsy
Joints
Hospital Units
Victoria
Medical Staff

The death of the postmortem

Inglis, F. G. & McMurdo, M. E. T., Oct 1995, In : Scottish Medical Journal. 40, 5, p. 131-2 2 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

1996
1 Citation (Scopus)

The role of memory clinics

Thompson, P. & McMurdo, M. E. T., Aug 1996, In : Scottish Medical Journal. 41, 4, p. 104-5 2 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

1997
86 Citations (Scopus)

Controlled trial of weight bearing exercise in older women in relation to bone density and falls

McMurdo, M. E. T., Mole, P. A. & Paterson, C. R., 22 Feb 1997, In : British Medical Journal. 314, 7080, p. 569 1 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Weight-Bearing
Bone Density
Exercise
Bone and Bones
Population
113 Citations (Scopus)

Drug-related problems in elderly patients admitted to Tayside hospitals, methods for prevention and subsequent reassessment

Cunningham, G., Dodd, T. R. P., Grant, D. J., McMurdo, M. E. T. & Richards, R. M. E., Sep 1997, In : Age and Ageing. 26, 5, p. 375-82 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Iatrogenic Disease
Pharmaceutical Preparations
2 Citations (Scopus)

Memory clinic attenders: A review of 150 consecutive patients

Thompson, P., Inglis, F., Findlay, D., Gilchrist, J. & Mcmurdo, M. E. T., 1997, In : Aging and Mental Health. 1, 2, p. 181-183 3 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

6 Citations (Scopus)

Physical activity and health in old age

McMurdo, M. E. T., Oct 1997, In : Scottish Medical Journal. 42, 5, p. 154-5 2 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Insurance Benefits
Habits
Mental Health
Health
Population
1 Citation (Scopus)

Preventability of drug related problems in elderly patients in the community

Cunningham, G., Dodd, T., Grant, D. J., McMurdo, M. E. T. & Richards, R., 24 Dec 1997, In : Pharmaceutical Journal. 259, 6968 SUPPL.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

1998
21 Citations (Scopus)
Photon Absorptiometry
Forearm
Bone Density
Femur
Spine

Falls in old age: inevitable or preventable?

Gillespie, N. D. & McMurdo, M. E. T., Aug 1998, In : Scottish Medical Journal. 43, 4, p. 101-3 3 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

3 Citations (Scopus)

Heart failure: a diagnostic and therapeutic dilemma in elderly patients

Gillespie, N. D., Darbar, D., Struthers, A. D. & McMurdo, M. E. T., 1998, In : Age and Ageing. 27, 4, p. 539-43 5 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

1999
16 Citations (Scopus)

A survey of attitudes and knowledge of geriatricians to driving in elderly patients

Gillespie, N. D. & McMurdo, M. E. T., Jan 1999, In : Age and Ageing. 28, 1, p. 53-7 5 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Motor Vehicles
Consultants
Surveys and Questionnaires
Geriatricians
10 Citations (Scopus)

Exercise in old age: time to unwrap the cotton wool

McMurdo, M. E. T., Oct 1999, In : British Journal of Sports Medicine. 33, 5, p. 295-6 2 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

3 Citations (Scopus)

Outcomes of percutaneous endoscopic gastrostomy feeding

Harper, J., McMurdo, M. E. & Robinson, A., 1 Sep 1999, In : Age and Ageing. 28, 5, p. 497-8 2 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Revisiting established traditions: new horizons for geriatric medicine in the 21st century

Gillespie, N. & McMurdo, M. E. T., 1999, In : Scottish Medical Journal. 44, 6, p. 170-2 3 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

6 Citations (Scopus)

Severe parkinsonism secondary to carbon monoxide poisoning

Gillespie, N. D., Hallhead, G., Mutch, B., James, P. B. & McMurdo, M. E. T., Oct 1999, In : Journal of the Royal Society of Medicine. 92, 10, p. 529-30 2 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

2000
4 Citations (Scopus)

Adverse drug reactions

McMurdo, M. E. T., 2000, In : Age and Ageing. 29, 1, p. 5-6 2 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

48 Citations (Scopus)

A healthy old age: realistic or futile goal?

McMurdo, M. E. T., 4 Nov 2000, In : British Medical Journal. 321, 7269, p. 1149-1151 3 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

123 Citations (Scopus)

A randomized controlled trial of fall prevention strategies in old peoples' homes

McMurdo, M. E. T., Millar, A. M. & Daly, F., 2000, In : Gerontology. 46, 2, p. 83-87 5 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Independent Living
Randomized Controlled Trials
Morbidity

HOPE and elderly patients attending geriatric day hospital

Hutcheon, S. D., Gillespie, N. D., McMurdo, M. E. T. & Struthers, A. D., 2000, In : Lancet. 356, 9228, p. 511-512 2 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

2001
3 Citations (Scopus)

Falls prevention

McMurdo, M. E. T., 1 Mar 2001, In : Age and Ageing. 30 , Suppl 1, p. 4-6 3 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

3 Citations (Scopus)

Preferences for different high-energy foods in elderly medical in-patients

Harper, J. R., McAlpine, S., Hetherington, M. M., Bolton-Smith, C. & McMurdo, M. E., Dec 2001, In : Scottish Medical Journal. 46, 6, p. 171-172 2 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Food
Cheese
Solanum tuberosum
Malnutrition
Edible Grain
2 Citations (Scopus)

Rediscovering the joy of food: the need for long-term review of swallowing ability in stroke patients

Harper, J. R., McMurdo, M. E. & Robinson, A., Apr 2001, In : Scottish Medical Journal. 46, 2, p. 54-55 2 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Deglutition
Deglutition Disorders
Enteral Nutrition
Stroke
Food
2002
29 Citations (Scopus)

B-type natriuretic peptide in the diagnosis of cardiac disease in elderly day hospital patients

Hutcheon, S. D., Gillespie, N. D., Struthers, A. D. & McMurdo, M. E. T., 2002, In : Age and Ageing. 31, 4, p. 295-301 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Brain Natriuretic Peptide
Heart Diseases
Electrocardiography
Echocardiography
Heart Failure
226 Citations (Scopus)

Effects of exercise on depressive symptoms in older adults with poorly responsive depressive disorder : randomised controlled trial

Mather, A. S., Rodriguez, C., Guthrie, M. F., McHarg, A. M., Reid, I. C. & McMurdo, M. E. T., May 2002, In : British Journal of Psychiatry. 180, 5, p. 411-415 5 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Depressive Disorder
Randomized Controlled Trials
Exercise
Depression
Health Education
183 Citations (Scopus)
Frail Elderly
Polypharmacy
Heart Failure
Morbidity
Therapeutics
81 Citations (Scopus)

Older people and ill fitting shoes

Burns, S. L., Leese, G. P. & McMurdo, M. E. T., Jun 2002, In : Postgraduate Medical Journal. 78, 920, p. 344-6 3 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Shoes
Ulcer
Foot
Health
78 Citations (Scopus)
Perindopril
Left Ventricular Dysfunction
Walking
Placebos
Heart Failure
2003
11 Citations (Scopus)

Falls, bones and the primary care team

McMurdo, M. ET. & Harper, J. R., Mar 2003, In : European Journal of General Practice. 9, 1, p. 10-12 3 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Primary Health Care
Bone and Bones
Orthostatic Hypotension
Muscle Weakness
General Practice
11 Citations (Scopus)

Falls and bone health services for older people

Close, J. C. T. & McMurdo, M. E. T., 1 Sep 2003, In : Age and Ageing. 32, 5, p. 494-496 3 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Knowledge Bases
Health Services
Guidelines
Bone and Bones
8 Citations (Scopus)

Instrument for objective assessment of appropriateness of surgical bed occupancy: validation study

Alijani, A., Hanna, G. B., Ziyaie, D., Burns, S. L., Campbell, K. L., McMurdo, M. E. T. & Cuschieri, A., 5 Jun 2003, In : British Medical Journal. 326, 7401, p. 1243-4 2 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Bed Occupancy
Validation Studies
Emergencies
Population
24 Citations (Scopus)

Nutritional supplementation in older adults: pleasantness, preference and selection of sip-feeds

McAlpine, S. J., Harper, J., McMurdo, M. E. T., Bolton-Smith, C. & Hetherington, M. M., Feb 2003, In : British Journal of Health Psychology. 8, 1, p. 57-66 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Eating
Malnutrition
Body Weight
Food