Dr Susan Browne

  • Research Associate (General Practice & Primary Care)

Biography

Susan is a Research Associate at General Practice and Primary Care working on the Multimorbidity in Arthritis and persistent musculoskeletal Pain (MAP) Study. The MAP Study aims to understand the effects and experience of multimorbidity and for people living with persistent musculoskeletal pain and rheumatoid arthritis and Susan leads the qualitative arm of this study.

Most recently Susan has worked on ‘An exploration of palliative care services for people with COPD’ at the University of West of Scotland. Prior to that she worked at the Social and Public Health Sciences Unit on an evaluation of Healthy Start Vouchers and on the GUEST study (GUidance for Exploratory STudies of complex public health interventions). Susan had previously worked at General Practice and Primary Care on a number of studies using qualitative methods to understand patient experience to develop interventions or improve services.

Susan is passionate about using rigorous qualitative methods and theoretical approaches to understand inequality and health.


Research interests

  • Qualitative research
  • Theoretical approaches
  • Multimorbidity
  • Cancer, heart failure, chronic obstructive pulmonary disease, pain and arthritis
  • Palliative care

Publications

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Jump to: 2019 | 2018 | 2016 | 2015 | 2014 | 2013 | 2012 | 2011 | 2009
Number of items: 17.

2019

Macdonald, S. , Conway, E., Bikker, A., Browne, S. , Robb, K. , Campbell, C., Steele, R. J.C., Weller, D. and MacLeod, U. (2019) Making sense of bodily sensations: do shared cancer narratives influence symptom appraisal? Social Science and Medicine, 223, pp. 31-39. (doi:10.1016/j.socscimed.2018.12.034) (PMID:30703697)

2018

Craig, P. et al. (2018) Development of guidance for feasibility studies to decide whether and how to proceed to full-scale evaluation of complex public health interventions: a systematic review. The Lancet 392(S2):S7. Meeting abstract: Public Health Science 2018, Belfast, Northern Ireland, 23 Nov 2018. (doi:10.1016/s0140-6736(18)32265-7)

O'Connor, S., O’Donnell, C. A., McGee-Lennon, M., Bouamrane, M.-M., Devlin, A. M. , Browne, S. and Mair, F. S. (2018) Extending a framework for understanding the early phases of eHealth implementation: The Digital Health Engagement Model (DIEGO). In: 47th Annual Scientific Meeting of the Society for Academic Primary Care, London, UK, 10-12 July 2018,

2016

Macdonald, S. , Blane, D. , Browne, S. , Conway, E., Macleod, U., May, C. and Mair, F. (2016) Illness identity as an important component of candidacy: Contrasting experiences of help-seeking and access to care in cancer and heart disease. Social Science and Medicine, 168, pp. 101-110. (doi:10.1016/j.socscimed.2016.08.022) (PMID:27643844)

O'Connor, S., Devlin, A. M. , Browne, S. , Bikker, A., McGee-Lennon, M., Bouamrane, M.-M., O'Donnell, C. A. and Mair, F. S. (2016) Engaging Users with a Personal Child Health Record; the eRedBook Case Study. In: 2nd WIN Conference, University of Warwick, 26 Jan 2016, p. 56.

2015

Devlin, A. M. et al. (2015) Delivering digital health and well-being at scale: lessons learned during the implementation of the dallas program in the United Kingdom. Journal of the American Medical Informatics Association, 23(1), pp. 48-59. (doi:10.1093/jamia/ocv097) (PMID:26254480)

O'Donnell, C. A. et al. (2015) Reducing dementia risk by targeting modifiable risk factors in mid-life: study protocol for the Innovative midlife intervention for dementia deterrence (In-MINDD) randomised controlled feasibility trial. Pilot and Feasibility Studies, 1, 40. (doi:10.1186/s40814-015-0035-x)

2014

Browne, S. , Macdonald, S. , May, C., Macleod, U. and Mair, F. (2014) Patient, carer and professional perspectives on barriers and facilitators to quality care in advanced heart failure. PLoS ONE, 9(3), e93288. (doi:10.1371/journal.pone.0093288) (PMID:24676421) (PMCID:PMC3968134)

Gray, N. M., Hall, S. J., Browne, S. , Johnston, M., Lee, A. J., Macleod, U., Mitchell, E. D., Samuel, L. and Campbell, N. C. (2014) Predictors of anxiety and depression in people with colorectal cancer. Supportive Care in Cancer, 22(2), pp. 307-314. (doi:10.1007/s00520-013-1963-8) (PMID:24077745)

2013

Gray, N.M. et al. (2013) Developing a community-based intervention to improve quality of life in people with colorectal cancer: a complex intervention development study. BMJ Open, 3(4), e002596. (doi:10.1136/bmjopen-2013-002596)

Jani, B. , Blane, D. , Browne, S. , Montori, V., May, C., Shippee, N. and Mair, F.S. (2013) Identifying treatment burden as an important concept for end of life care in those with advanced heart failure. Current Opinion in Supportive and Palliative Care, 7(1), pp. 3-7. (doi:10.1097/SPC.0b013e32835c071f.)

2012

Hall, S., Gray, N., Browne, S. , Ziebland, S. and Campbell, N.C. (2012) A qualitative exploration of the role of primary care in supporting colorectal cancer patients. Supportive Care in Cancer, 20(12), pp. 3071-3078. (doi:10.1007/s00520-012-1434-7)

Pettit, S., Browne, S. , Hogg, K.J., Connelly, D.T., Gardner, R.S., May, C.R., Macleod, U. and Mair, F.S. (2012) ICDs in end-stage heart failure. BMJ Supportive and Palliative Care, 2, pp. 94-97. (doi:10.1136/bmjspcare-2011-000176)

2011

Browne, S. , Dowie, A., Mitchell, L., Wyke, S. , Ziebland, S., Campbell, N. and Macleod, U. (2011) Patients' needs following colorectal cancer diagnosis: where does primary care fit in? British Journal of General Practice, 61(592), pp. 692-699. (doi:10.3399/bjgp11X606582)

Gray, N.M. et al. (2011) Modifiable and fixed factors predicting quality of life in people with colorectal cancer. British Journal of Cancer, 104(11), pp. 1697-1703. (doi:10.1038/bjc.2011.155)

Mair, F.S. , Browne, S. , Morrison, D. , Gallacher, K. , Macleod, U. and May, C.R. (2011) Treatment burden in end stage heart failure (ESHF): a qualitative study. BMJ Supportive and Palliative Care, 1(s1), A8. (doi:10.1136/bmjspcare-2011-000020.21)

2009

Emslie, C.J., Browne, S. , MacLeod, U., Rozmovits, L., Mitchell, E.D. and Ziebland, S. (2009) `Getting through' not `going under': A qualitative study of gender and spousal support after diagnosis with colorectal cancer. Social Science and Medicine, 68(6), pp. 1169-1175. (doi:10.1016/j.socscimed.2009.01.004)

This list was generated on Sat Oct 19 01:54:31 2019 BST.
Number of items: 17.

Articles

Macdonald, S. , Conway, E., Bikker, A., Browne, S. , Robb, K. , Campbell, C., Steele, R. J.C., Weller, D. and MacLeod, U. (2019) Making sense of bodily sensations: do shared cancer narratives influence symptom appraisal? Social Science and Medicine, 223, pp. 31-39. (doi:10.1016/j.socscimed.2018.12.034) (PMID:30703697)

Macdonald, S. , Blane, D. , Browne, S. , Conway, E., Macleod, U., May, C. and Mair, F. (2016) Illness identity as an important component of candidacy: Contrasting experiences of help-seeking and access to care in cancer and heart disease. Social Science and Medicine, 168, pp. 101-110. (doi:10.1016/j.socscimed.2016.08.022) (PMID:27643844)

Devlin, A. M. et al. (2015) Delivering digital health and well-being at scale: lessons learned during the implementation of the dallas program in the United Kingdom. Journal of the American Medical Informatics Association, 23(1), pp. 48-59. (doi:10.1093/jamia/ocv097) (PMID:26254480)

O'Donnell, C. A. et al. (2015) Reducing dementia risk by targeting modifiable risk factors in mid-life: study protocol for the Innovative midlife intervention for dementia deterrence (In-MINDD) randomised controlled feasibility trial. Pilot and Feasibility Studies, 1, 40. (doi:10.1186/s40814-015-0035-x)

Browne, S. , Macdonald, S. , May, C., Macleod, U. and Mair, F. (2014) Patient, carer and professional perspectives on barriers and facilitators to quality care in advanced heart failure. PLoS ONE, 9(3), e93288. (doi:10.1371/journal.pone.0093288) (PMID:24676421) (PMCID:PMC3968134)

Gray, N. M., Hall, S. J., Browne, S. , Johnston, M., Lee, A. J., Macleod, U., Mitchell, E. D., Samuel, L. and Campbell, N. C. (2014) Predictors of anxiety and depression in people with colorectal cancer. Supportive Care in Cancer, 22(2), pp. 307-314. (doi:10.1007/s00520-013-1963-8) (PMID:24077745)

Gray, N.M. et al. (2013) Developing a community-based intervention to improve quality of life in people with colorectal cancer: a complex intervention development study. BMJ Open, 3(4), e002596. (doi:10.1136/bmjopen-2013-002596)

Jani, B. , Blane, D. , Browne, S. , Montori, V., May, C., Shippee, N. and Mair, F.S. (2013) Identifying treatment burden as an important concept for end of life care in those with advanced heart failure. Current Opinion in Supportive and Palliative Care, 7(1), pp. 3-7. (doi:10.1097/SPC.0b013e32835c071f.)

Hall, S., Gray, N., Browne, S. , Ziebland, S. and Campbell, N.C. (2012) A qualitative exploration of the role of primary care in supporting colorectal cancer patients. Supportive Care in Cancer, 20(12), pp. 3071-3078. (doi:10.1007/s00520-012-1434-7)

Pettit, S., Browne, S. , Hogg, K.J., Connelly, D.T., Gardner, R.S., May, C.R., Macleod, U. and Mair, F.S. (2012) ICDs in end-stage heart failure. BMJ Supportive and Palliative Care, 2, pp. 94-97. (doi:10.1136/bmjspcare-2011-000176)

Browne, S. , Dowie, A., Mitchell, L., Wyke, S. , Ziebland, S., Campbell, N. and Macleod, U. (2011) Patients' needs following colorectal cancer diagnosis: where does primary care fit in? British Journal of General Practice, 61(592), pp. 692-699. (doi:10.3399/bjgp11X606582)

Gray, N.M. et al. (2011) Modifiable and fixed factors predicting quality of life in people with colorectal cancer. British Journal of Cancer, 104(11), pp. 1697-1703. (doi:10.1038/bjc.2011.155)

Mair, F.S. , Browne, S. , Morrison, D. , Gallacher, K. , Macleod, U. and May, C.R. (2011) Treatment burden in end stage heart failure (ESHF): a qualitative study. BMJ Supportive and Palliative Care, 1(s1), A8. (doi:10.1136/bmjspcare-2011-000020.21)

Emslie, C.J., Browne, S. , MacLeod, U., Rozmovits, L., Mitchell, E.D. and Ziebland, S. (2009) `Getting through' not `going under': A qualitative study of gender and spousal support after diagnosis with colorectal cancer. Social Science and Medicine, 68(6), pp. 1169-1175. (doi:10.1016/j.socscimed.2009.01.004)

Conference or Workshop Item

Craig, P. et al. (2018) Development of guidance for feasibility studies to decide whether and how to proceed to full-scale evaluation of complex public health interventions: a systematic review. The Lancet 392(S2):S7. Meeting abstract: Public Health Science 2018, Belfast, Northern Ireland, 23 Nov 2018. (doi:10.1016/s0140-6736(18)32265-7)

Conference Proceedings

O'Connor, S., O’Donnell, C. A., McGee-Lennon, M., Bouamrane, M.-M., Devlin, A. M. , Browne, S. and Mair, F. S. (2018) Extending a framework for understanding the early phases of eHealth implementation: The Digital Health Engagement Model (DIEGO). In: 47th Annual Scientific Meeting of the Society for Academic Primary Care, London, UK, 10-12 July 2018,

O'Connor, S., Devlin, A. M. , Browne, S. , Bikker, A., McGee-Lennon, M., Bouamrane, M.-M., O'Donnell, C. A. and Mair, F. S. (2016) Engaging Users with a Personal Child Health Record; the eRedBook Case Study. In: 2nd WIN Conference, University of Warwick, 26 Jan 2016, p. 56.

This list was generated on Sat Oct 19 01:54:31 2019 BST.

Grants

Grants and Awards listed are those received whilst working with the University of Glasgow.

  • Improving early detection of colorectal cancer: the role of candidacy
    Chief Scientist Office
    2013 - 2015