Recent publications

Centre for Health Technology

Lam C, Meinert E, Yang A & Zhanfeng C (2021) 'Comparison between centralised and decentralised supply chain of autologous CAR-T therapies: a UK case study based on discrete event simulation' Cytotherapy , DOI Open access

H. Raza, S, M. Zhou, C. Todd, D. Christian, E. Merchant, K. Morgan, A. Khanom, R. Hill, R. Lyons, S. Brophy. “Predictors of Objectively Measured Physical Activity in 12-months Old Infants: An Environment of Healthy Living Cohort Study.” Pediatric Obesity, 2019: e12512

Edwards KJ, Bradwell HL, Jones RB, Andrade J & Shawe JA (2021) 'How do women with a history of gestational diabetes mellitus use mHealth during and after pregnancy? Qualitative exploration of women's views and experiences' Midwifery 98, 102995-102995 , DOI

G. Tsang, S.-M. Zhou, and X. Xie, "Modeling Large Sparse Data for Feature Selection: Hospital Admission Predictions of the Dementia Patients Using Primary Care Electronic Health Records," in IEEE Journal of Translational Engineering in Health and Medicine, vol. 9, pp. 1-13, 2021 (

S.-M. Zhou, F. Chiclana, R. I. John, J. M. Garibaldi, and L. Huo, “Type-1 OWA Operators in Aggregating Multiple Sources of Uncertain Information: Properties and Real World Application in Integrated Diagnosis,” IEEE Transactions on Fuzzy Systems, 2021 (

Meinert E, Reeves S, Eerens J, Banks C, Maloney S, Rivers G, Ilic D, Walsh K, Majeez A & Car J (2021) 'Exploring the cost of eLearning within the field of health professions education: Scoping Review' JMIR Medical Education 7, (1) , DOI Open access

Chatterjee A, Strong G, Milne-Ives M, Meinert E, Halkes M & Wyatt-Haines E (2021) 'The use of video for patient information and education: a scoping review of the variability and effectiveness of interventions' Patient Education and Counseling , DOI Open access

Milne-Ives M, Lam C, De Cock C, Van Velthoven MH & Meinert E (2020) 'Mobile Apps for Health Behavior Change in Physical Activity, Diet, Drug and Alcohol Use, and Mental Health: Systematic Review' JMIR mHealth and uHealth 8, (3) e17046-e17046 , DOI

Bradwell HL, Winnington R, Thill S & Jones RB (2020) 'Ethical perceptions towards real-world use of companion robots with older people and people with dementia: survey opinions among younger adults' BMC Geriatrics 20, (1) , DOI Open access

Edwards KJ, Maslin K, Andrade J, Jones RB & Shawe J (2020) 'mHealth as a primary mode of intervention for women at risk of, or diagnosed with, gestational diabetes' JBI Evidence Synthesis 19, (3) 660-668 , DOI Open access

Baines R, Tredinnick-Rowe J, Jones R & Chatterjee A (2020) 'Barriers and Enablers in Implementing Electronic Consultations in Primary Care: Scoping Review' Journal of Medical Internet Research 22, (11) e19375-e19375 , DOI

Austin D, Andrade J, May J & Jones R (2020) 'Delivering digital health: The barriers and facilitators to University-Industry Collaboration' Health Policy and Technology , DOI Open access

Asthana S, Sheaff R, Jones R & Chatterjee A (2020) 'eHealth technologies and the know-do gap: exploring the role of knowledge mobilisation' Evidence & Policy: A Journal of Research, Debate and Practice 16, (4) 687-701 , DOI Open access

Vazirani AA, O'Donoghue O, Brindley D & Meinert E (2019) 'Implementing Blockchains for Efficient Health Care: Systematic Review' Journal of Medical Internet Research 21, (2) e12439-e12439 , DOI

Maramba I, Chatterjee A & Newman C (2019) 'Methods of Usability Testing in the Development of eHealth Applications: A Scoping Review' International Journal of Medical Informatics Author Site , DOI Open access

Aguiar Noury G, Bradwell H, Thill S & Jones R (2019) 'User-defined challenges and desiderata for robotics and autonomous systems in health and social care settings' Advanced Robotics 33, (7-8) 309-324 , DOI Open access

Asthana S, Jones R & Sheaff W (2019) 'Why does the NHS struggle to adopt eHealth innovations? A review of macro, meso and micro factors' BMC Health Services Research , DOI Open access

Bradwell HL, Edwards KJ, Winnington R, Thill S & Jones RB (2019) 'Companion robots for older people: importance of user-centred design demonstrated through observations and focus groups comparing preferences of older people and roboticists in South West England' BMJ Open 9, (9) , DOI Open access

Jones R, Asthana S, Walmsley A, Sheaff R, Andrade J, May J & Chatterjee A (2019) Developing the eHealth sector in Cornwall. Plymouth, UK University of Plymouth Open access