Peer Reviewed Publications

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  1. Shorter GW, Bray JW, Giles EL, O'Donnell AJ, Berman AH, Holloway A, Heather N, Barbosa C, Stockdale KJ, Scott SJ, Clarke M, Newbury-Birch D. (2019). The variability of outcomes used in efficacy and effectiveness trials of alcohol brief interventions: A systematic review. Journal of Studies on Alcohol and Drugs. 80(3): 286-298.

  2. Shorter GW, Heather N, Bray JW, Berman AH, Giles EL, O'Donnell AJ, Barbosa C, Clarke M, Holloway A, Newbury-Birch D. (2019). Prioritization of Outcomes in Efficacy and Effectiveness of Alcohol Brief Intervention Trials: International Multi-Stakeholder e-Delphi Consensus Study to Inform a Core Outcome Set. Journal of Studies on Alcohol and Drugs. 80(3): 299-309.

  3. Shorter GW, Heather N, Bray JW, Giles EL, Holloway A, Barbosa C, Berman AH, O’Donnell AJ, Clarke M, Stockdale KJ, Newbury-Birch DA (2017). The ‘Outcome Reporting in Brief Intervention Trials: Alcohol’ (ORBITAL) framework: protocol to determine a core outcome set for efficacy and effectiveness trials of alcohol screening and brief intervention. Trials, 18(1), 611.

  4. Daykin A, Selman LE, Cramer H, McCann S, , Sydes MR, Gamble C, Macefield R, Lane JA, Shaw JA. (2017). ‘We all want to succeed, but we’ve also got to be realistic about what is happening’: an ethnographic study of relationships in trial oversight and their impact. Trials, 18(1), 612.

  5. Avery KNL; Williamson PR; Gamble C; Francischetto EOC; Metcalfe C; Davidson P; Williams H; Blazeby JM; Blencowe N; Bugge C; Campbell M; Collinson M; Cooper C; Darbyshire J; Dimairo M; Doré C; Eldridge S; Farrin A; Foster N; Gilbody S; Goodacre S; Hampson L; Kolias AG; Lamb S; Lane A; Maguire L; Norrie J; Pickering R; ; Treweek S. (2017). Informing efficient randomised controlled trials: Exploration of challenges in developing progression criteria for internal pilot studies. , Vol. 7, No. 2, e013537 DOI 10.1136/bmjopen-2016-013537

  6. Cunningham JA, Murphy M, Kushnir V, Rehm J, Hendershot CS (2017). Randomized controlled trial of a brief versus extended Internet intervention for problem drinkers. 24: 760-7. DOI 10.1007/s12529-016-9604-5

  7. Handscomb LE, Hall DA, Hoare DJ, (2016). Confirmatory factor analysis of Clinical Outcomes in Routine Evaluation (CORE-OM) used as a measure of emotional distress in people with tinnitus. Health and Quality of Life Outcomes. 14: 124 DOI 10.1186/s12955-016-0524-5

  8. Henihan AM, McCombe G, Klimas K, Swan D, Leahy D, Anderson R, Bury G, Dunne C, Keenan E, Lambert JS, Meagher D, O'Gorman C, O'Toole T, Saunders J, Smyth B, Kaner E, Cullen W. (2016). Feasibility of Alcohol Screening among Patients receiving Opioid Treatment in Primary Care. . 17: 153-63. DOI 10.1186/s12875-016-0548-2

  9. Handscomb LE, Hall DA, Hoare DJ (2017). Positive and Negative Thinking in Tinnitus: Factor Structure of the Tinnitus Cognitions Questionnaire. Ear and Hearing. 38: 126-32. DOI 10.1097/AUD.0000000000000365

  10. Handscomb LE, Hall DA, Hoare DJ (2016). Online data collection to evaluate a theoretical cognitive model of tinnitus. American Journal of Audiology. 25: 313-7. DOI: 10.1044/2016_AJA-16-0007

  11. Shorter GW, Murphy M, Cunningham JA (2016). Understanding the hangover experience in Canadian adults: A latent class analysis of hangover symptom patterns and their alcohol-related correlates. Drugs: Education, Prevention and Policy, 24: 189-96. DOI: 10.1080/09687637.2016.1178709

  12. Daykin A, Selman LE, Cramer H, McCann S, , Sydes MR, Gamble C, Macefield R, Lane JA, Shaw A (2016). What are the roles and valued attributes of a Trial Steering Committee? A ethnographic study of 8 clinical trials facing challenges. , 17: 307. DOI 10.1186/s13063-016-1425-y

  13. Shorter GW, Bingham T (2016). An evaluation of the Take Home Naloxone programme in NI: Consultation with service users and service providers. HSC Public Health Agency, Belfast.

  14. Klimas J, Henihan AM, McCombe G, Swan D, Anderson R, Bury G, Dunne C, Keenan E, Saunders J, , Smyth BP, Cullen W. (2015). Psychosocial Interventions for Problem Alcohol Use in Primary Care Settings (PINTA): Baseline Feasibility Data. Journal of Dual Diagnosis. 11: 97-106.

  15. Hoare DJ, Whitham D, Henry JA, (2015). Neuromodulation (desynchronisation) for tinnitus in adults (Protocol) Cochrane Database of Systematic Reviews, Issue 6. Art. No.: CD011760. DOI: 10.1002/14651858.CD011760.

  16. Clough J, (2015) Evaluating the effectiveness of problem based learning as a method of engaging year one law students. The Law Teacher. 49(3), 277-302. DOI: 10.1080/03069400.2015.1011926

  17. Iqbal N, McCambridge O, Edgar L, . (2015).

  18. McGuinness B, Barrett SL, McIlvenna J, Passmore AP, . (2015). Predicting conversion to dementia in a memory clinic: A standard clinical approach compared to an empirically defined clustering method (LPA) for mild cognitive impairment subtyping. Alzheimer's & Dementia: Diagnosis, Assessment & Disease Monitoring. 1(4) 447-454. DOI:10.1016/j.dadm.2015.10.003

  19. Foster AF, Griffiths MD, (2015). Commentary on muscle dysmorphia as an addiction: A response to Grant (2015) and Niewoudt (2015). Journal of Behavioral Addictions. 4: 11-13.

  20. van Rooij AJ, Kuss DJ, Griffiths MD, (2014). The (co-)occurrence of problematic video gaming, substance use, and psychosocial problems in adolescents. Journal of Behavioral Addictions. 3: 157-65.

  21. Kuss DJ, , van Rooij AJ, van de Mheen D, Griffiths MD (2014). The internet addiction components model and personality: Establishing construct validity via a nomological network. Computers in Human Behavior. 39: 312-321.

  22. Wood RTA, , Griffiths MD (2014). Selecting appropriate gambling features for a specific portfolio of games. Responsible Gambling Review. 1: 51-63.

  23. Heim D, Agrawal R, Allamani A, Arvers P, Beccaria F, et al. (2014). Addiction: Not just brain malfunction: Letter. Nature, 507: 40.

  24. McClatchley K, , Chalmers J (2014). Deconstructing alcohol use on a night out: promotions, pre-loading and overall consumption. Drug and Alcohol Review. 33: 367-75.

  25. Foster AF, , Griffiths MD (2014). Muscle dysmorphia: Could it be classified as an addiction to maintaining body image? Journal of Behavioral Addictions. 4(1), 1-5. DOI: 10.1556/JBA.3.2014.001

  26. Egan VE, Chan S, (2014). The dark triad, happiness and subjective well-being. Personality and Individual Differences. 67: 17-22.

  27. Wood RJ, , Griffiths MD (2014). Rating the suitability of responsible gambling features for specific game types: A resource for optimizing responsible gambling strategy. International Journal of Mental Health and Addiction. 12: 94–112.

  28. Kuss DJ, , van Rooij AJ, Schoenmakers TM, Griffiths MD (2014). Assessing Internet addiction using the parsimonious Internet addiction components model - A preliminary study. International Journal of Mental Health and Addiction. 12: 351-77.

  29. Armour C, , Elhai JD, Elklit A, Christoffersen MN (2014). Polydrug Use Typologies and Childhood Maltreatment in a Nationally Representative Survey of Danish Young Adults. Journal of Studies on Alcohol and Drugs. 75: 170–8.

  30. McCormack A, , Griffiths MD (2014). An empirical study of gender differences in online gambling. Journal of Gambling Studies. 30: 71-88.

  31. Coates V, Chaney D, Bunting B, , Shevlin M, et al. (2013). Evaluation of the Effectiveness of a Structured Diabetes Education Programme (CHOICE) on Clinical Outcomes for Adolescents with Type 1 Diabetes: A Randomised Controlled Trial. Journal of Diabetes and Metabolism. 4: 280.

  32. Smith V, Clarke M, Devane D, Begley C, , Maguire L (2013). SWAT1: what effects do site visits by the principal investigator have on recruitment in a multicentre randomized trial? Journal of Evidence Based Medicine. 6: 136-7.

  33. McCormack A, , Griffiths MD (2013). Characteristics and Predictors of Problem Gambling on the Internet. International Journal of Mental Health and Addiction. 11: 634-57.

  34. Kuss DJ, van Rooij AJ, Griffiths MD, van de Mheen D (2013). Internet addiction in adolescents: Prevalence and risk factors. Computers in Human Behavior. 29: 1987-96.

  35. McCormack A, , Griffiths MD (2013). An examination of participation in online gambling activities and the relationship with problem gambling. Journal of Behavioral Addictions. 2: 31-41.

  36. Smith GW, Farrell M, Bunting BP, Houston JE, Shevlin M (2011). Patterns of polydrug use in Great Britain: Findings from a national household population survey. Drug and Alcohol Dependence. 113: 222-8.

  37. Smith GW, Shevlin M, Murphy J, Houston JE (2010). An assessment of the Demographic and Clinical Correlates of the Dimensions of Alcohol Use Behaviour. Alcohol and Alcoholism. 45: 563-72.

  38. Moore J, , Shevlin M, O’Neill FA. (2010). Alternative Factor Models and Factorial Invariance of the Short Leyton Obsessional Inventory – Children’s Version using Confirmatory Factor Analysis. Journal of Abnormal Child Psychology. 38: 921-34.

  39. Smith GW, Shevlin M (2008). Patterns of Alcohol Consumption and Related Behaviour in Great Britain: A Latent Class Analysis of the Alcohol Use Disorder Identification Test (AUDIT). Alcohol and Alcoholism. 43: 590-4.

  40. Shevlin M, (2007). The factor structure and concurrent validity of the Alcohol Use Disorder Identification Test based on a nationally representative UK sample.Alcohol and Alcoholism. 42: 582-7.

  41. Cole JC, Sumnall HR, , Rostami-Hodjegan A (2005). Preliminary evidence of the cardiovascular effects of polysubstance misuse in nightclubs. Journal of Psychopharmacology. 19: 63-6.